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Shut off Windoes Shell and ..... by RHB[_2_]
I shut off Windoes Shell and can't turn it back on. How is this done in W-8? I hate the W-8 interface. How do I even find now with Shell shut off? PC is a...
August 30th 19 06:13 AM
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File Comparison App With A Proper View by Miker
So far the file comparison apps are not very intuitive to use. But please do not go on about that. What I am looking for is one that will display unicode like...
June 16th 19 05:01 PM
by Brian Gregory[_2_] Go to last post
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WiFi Indulgence by Wiffer
WiFi Indulgence I have switched Internet providers to Spectrum. They provided a modem (with phone support) and a separate wifi router (at my request two...
June 1st 19 12:09 PM
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AV Converters For XP by Billiam
avconv and ffmpeg I need to merge audio and video files. What versions of these will run on Win XP ? Links would be helpful. Thanks.
May 17th 19 07:30 PM
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Router/Modems by NetNut[_2_]
Six months of AT&T crap is making me ripe for a new provider. Looking at Spectrum. Supposedly Fiber in my area and cheaper for faster internet and phone...
May 16th 19 07:29 AM
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hlep requested - how to run android as a VM by Yes[_2_]
I'd like to run a version of android (yet TBD) in a VM on my pc. I have Windows 8.1 64-bit Pro with Hyper V. I've run across mention of BlueStacks (umulator)...
April 24th 19 10:56 PM
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HP Photosmart 6520 Windows 10 complains about Windos 8.1 needed by Roy Smith[_6_]
On 5/14/2018 8:20 PM, Suzuki Ichiro wrote: HP Photosmart 6520 (a question for a lady friend of mine). A cute divorced neighbor asked me why her Windows...
March 29th 19 06:24 PM
by Chris Go to last post
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restarting without update installation by micky
I'm using win10 and usually restart to update pretty quickly, but this time when it asked for now, set a time, or Later, twice I chose later. This morning, I...
February 13th 19 08:21 AM
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Desktop view problem by Mathedman
Apology ---a Windows 7 problem -- Using my laptop a while ago and I must have done something --- I know not what---and suddenly by solid blue background...
February 12th 19 03:11 AM
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wi-fi security question by Yes[_2_]
Is there a CLI command I can use to identify what devices are currently in use on my router (it has both ethernet and wi-fi)? I notice that the LED light for...
February 11th 19 10:23 PM
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Surprise when installing Tor browser on Win10 computer by Anonymous Remailer (austria)
In article Paranoid Pete wrote: -----BEGIN PGP SIGNED...
December 16th 18 12:31 AM
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How would you disable the Windows key from bringing up the start menu by Arlen Holder
How would you disable the Windows key from bringing up the start menu but still enabling it for the win+prtscrn and other shortcuts? Specifically, is there a...
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August 7th 18 02:32 AM
by Brian Gregory[_2_] Go to last post
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Need to know if this site shows as insecure in Internet Explorer by none[_10_]
https://mywater.kcmo.org/cus/mcuslogin.jsp Shows as having a certificate from an unknown issuer in Pale Moon on Windows 8.1. The Firefox users I've asked...
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July 14th 18 11:37 PM
by Ralph Fox Go to last post
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Windows 8.1 July 2018 security update fails to install by [email protected]
This is the details quoted from the failed install: =========================================== 2018-07 Security and Quality Rollup for .NET Framework 3.5,...
July 13th 18 01:55 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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MS Ergonomic keyboard problem by Tim Slattery[_2_]
We just bought a Microsoft "Sculpt Ergonomic Desktop" for my wife's Dell tower running Windows 8.1. It consists of an ergonomic keyboard, a mouse, and a...
July 8th 18 07:51 PM
by Paul[_32_] Go to last post
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External hard drive advice please by Chris
Wolf K wrote: On 2018-06-13 14:56, mechanic wrote: On Tue, 12 Jun 2018 20:21:53 -0400, Wolf K wrote: Probability of failure...
June 14th 18 02:11 PM
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License Expiring for Win 8 and missed Win 10 upgrade by Lady Godiva
Hi, I have an old computer running Windows 8 which I use to run audio manipulation programs, many of which don't work in Windows 10. I wasn't aware that...
June 7th 18 07:32 AM
by Mr. Man-wai Chang Go to last post
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Windows Explorer, XP edition by Ken Springer[_2_]
Winfile10 was mentioned in another thread. I've been able to get it to run under Windows 8. Does anyone know if it's possible to get XP's version of Windows...
May 16th 18 07:22 PM
by Ken Springer[_2_] Go to last post
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upgrading to Windows 8.1 by malone
I have been given a five-year old laptop with Window 8 and want to upgrade it to Windows 8.1. I went to the Windows store and clicked "download" on the...
April 9th 18 03:03 PM
by Big Al[_5_] Go to last post
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External hard drive advice please by Shadow
On Wed, 14 Mar 2018 20:17:39 -0400, Wolf K wrote: I'm looking for another external drive or two. My usual source has both...
March 15th 18 07:35 PM
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