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The new HP W8.1 PC by R.H. Breener[_2_]
This new HP LT has 12G RAM and a 1TB HD. W8.1 came with it. I installed ClassicShell because the Tiles were unbearable. What is that blue oblong in the...
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March 13th 15 06:19 AM
by RH BREENER Go to last post
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UEFI notebook boot problem. Help please. by Bob Evans
HP Pavilion 15 Notebook. Windows 8.1 x64 I am trying to repair the boot on my daughter's Windows 8.1 UEFI notebook. It goes to a message saying 'Preparing...
March 13th 15 01:03 AM
by Joe Morris Go to last post
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CHKDSK says an NTFS disk is RAW! by Alek
I have a hard disk that is failing do I replaced it and attached it via USB. I then attempted to run CHKDSK on it (drive K:) and CHKDSK reported that it has...
March 11th 15 07:12 PM
by Alek Go to last post
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Windows Mail curiosities by Neil Gould[_2_]
I have had very inconsistent results receiving mail in Windows Mail accounts (8.1, but perhaps that doesn't matter). Accounts from IP addresses that...
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March 11th 15 06:41 PM
by ...winston‫ Go to last post
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How to initate backup? by Pfsszxt
Wife has an HP desktop running on Win 8. I haven't used Win 8 and couldn't find a way to start the process of making a backup disk. Help please! --- This...
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March 11th 15 03:38 PM
by Ken Springer[_2_] Go to last post
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Varying density of displayed text by John Nice[_2_]
I'm very new with 8.1, having only given up XP at Christmas. I have noticed that characters along a line of text exhibit bands of higher and lower density. ...
March 11th 15 05:39 AM
by ...winston‫ Go to last post
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Backups by Pfsszxt
I'm not proudly saying that I've used computers since the first TRS80 (with input and output only as binary and only via a cassette tape!)but I've never made...
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March 10th 15 08:27 PM
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Ctrl+F does nothing by The Scream
Must find a job, then a girlfriend, then a place to stay and rest. Google works, however is like searching my way in library, it's easy to ask but they can't...
March 10th 15 05:49 PM
by Van Storm Go to last post
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No "Find Previous" in WordPad keyboard shortcuts, WTF??? by John Doe[_8_]
Please excuse my French, but what the hell happened to "Find Previous" in Windows 8 WordPad? Assuming it's been trashed, Microsoft never ceases to amaze me...
March 9th 15 11:29 PM
by John Doe[_8_] Go to last post
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Problems caused by Windows Update by Keith Nuttle
While I have not had this problem in a month or so, I started the computer this afternoon and find it is back. I have a Toshiba Satelite with Windows 8.1 ...
March 9th 15 05:44 AM
by ...winston‫ Go to last post
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will a magnetic field damage data on a USB3 thumb drve? by Peter Jason
I want to hide such a drive in a magnet box to cling to a metal surface. Peter
March 9th 15 01:24 AM
by Peter Jason Go to last post
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It finally arrived! by Van Storm
The new HP Stream 11 has arrived to our country! I don't know if Celeron processor with 2 GB RAM is enough for Windows 8.1 but 209 Euro for a laptop I think...
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March 8th 15 10:56 PM
by Gene E. Bloch[_2_] Go to last post
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How To Determine If More RAM Will Help? by (PeteCresswell)
Asus Zenbook - came with only 4 gigs. Sooner or later, I will have to crack the case to replace the battery and I am thinking maybe that would be the time to...
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March 7th 15 09:05 PM
by Ken Blake, MVP[_4_] Go to last post
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Command Prompt on new HP 8.1 by R.H. Breener[_2_]
Typing COMMAND in the search window doesn't open it as Administrator as it did on the Dell 8.1. All it says is Command Prompt at the top. How do I get it...
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March 6th 15 10:26 PM
by Gene E. Bloch[_2_] Go to last post
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WindowsMail on Vista. by R.H. Breener[_2_]
The Vista mail NG is dead, no reply on the other Vista group so I'll ask here. I got a windows popup to compress email when I closed WindowsMail on Vista a...
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March 6th 15 01:57 PM
by Stormin' Norman Go to last post
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Increasing size of thumbnails in W 8 in Windows Explorer by R.H. Breener[_2_]
Can someone tell me how to increase the size of thumbnails in Windows Explorer in W 8? There is no View in W 8. Did MS remove the choice of size for...
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March 5th 15 06:41 PM
by Gene E. Bloch[_2_] Go to last post
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Filename Too Long by Alek
C:\Users\\AppData\Local\Packages\winstore_cw5n1h2txyewy\LocalState\Cache\0\ has 5 files with names that are too...
March 5th 15 01:00 AM
by Alek Go to last post
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Live tiles, particularly the Mail tile by David Rance[_2_]
A lot of people seem to have trouble with live tiles on both 8.1 and 10. I'm no exception! I have two machines running 8.1 and one running 10 (all three are...
March 4th 15 08:59 AM
by David Rance[_2_] Go to last post
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New laptop w/windows 8 by R.H. Breener[_2_]
I just bought a new laptop with W 8 and have a few questions. How do I get rid of having to constantly put in a password to use it? It's frigging annoying...
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March 4th 15 06:47 AM
by DevilsPGD[_4_] Go to last post
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Are there any books about Windows 8? by The Scream
Do you have any books about Windows 8 with tips, tricks and all the fundamental knowledge we need to operate the system with perfection? I wish to be a...
March 3rd 15 02:48 PM
by Robert Go to last post
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