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Avoid SanDisk USB Sticks by Bob R[_2_]
The ones I have are the slider in/out with a spring function; USB3 32G Slide the plug all the way out and if it can be pushed back in but resists by spring...
September 18th 15 05:22 PM
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Shutting down by [email protected]
Why is it when I shut down Windows 8, I click in the lower left corner, then click on "Shut Down" and it seems to default to "Switch User". I never switch user...
September 18th 15 11:17 AM
by John Doe[_8_] Go to last post
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A website virus spoof? by John Doe[_8_]
DO NOT click on this link unless you have a bulletproof system like mine. http://windowsgotinfected.info/warning-info.htm I think it's harmless, but it can...
September 18th 15 06:54 AM
by Ron Go to last post
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Any software that requires 64-bit Windows? by John Doe[_8_]
Is there yet any mainstream software that requires 64-bit Windows besides Adobe stuff? Thanks.
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September 17th 15 10:56 PM
by mick Go to last post
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Unlimited hardware changes if Windows key is uninstalled first? by John Doe[_8_]
Are we allowed to uninstall the Windows product key from our system so that we can make hardware changes, and then reinstall that product key without having to...
September 15th 15 04:23 PM
by Bucky Breeder[_4_] Go to last post
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SSD upgrade, worth it or not? by Kenny
Bought this Acer laptop only a few months ago, thought it would be fast because it has a 4 core Intel i5 CPU and have been very disappointed with...
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September 11th 15 04:21 AM
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Back up files by Keith Nuttle
My back up scheme is this. I synchronize my laptop to my desktop and then make up the desktop to an external drive. I had been using the Seagate Backup...
September 9th 15 11:43 AM
by Keith Nuttle Go to last post
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How Microsoft's data case could unravel the US tech industry by Justin Tyme[_2_]
http://www.zdnet.com/article/why-microsoft-data-case-could-unravel-the-us-tech-industry/ -- JT
September 7th 15 11:58 PM
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Windows 10 Test Drive Question by Ron
If I upgrade from Win8.1 to Win10 and use it for 28 days and then rollback to 8.1 can I upgrade to Win10 before the 1 year free upgrade period is up?
September 7th 15 12:00 AM
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Recycle bin shows empty but still has stuff in there. by Big Al[_5_]
The recycle bin is empty both the icon on the desktop and looking at it in explorer. But if I run MalwareBytes as it's scanning folders it hits $RECYCLE.bin...
September 5th 15 05:04 PM
by FredW Go to last post
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Windows 8 upgrade from win7 by BobH[_2_]
I just wondered if the product key from a windows 7 install can be used for an upgrade to windows 8.1. I have googled this but can't find a definitive answer.
September 3rd 15 06:56 PM
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Win 8.1 Upgrade to Pro before upgrade to Win 10? by occam[_2_]
On my personal laptop I have Win8.1 Home. I plan to 'upgrade' to Win 10 Home in due course. Is it worth upgrading to Win 8.1 Pro first before I do the...
September 1st 15 11:44 AM
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Simple cellphones are coming again by Gary Stevens
I've received an email from a local mobile communications operator with simple cellphone for sale. I'm talking about the Nokia 206 for $49,99. They say it's...
August 31st 15 01:04 PM
by Stephen Wolstenholme[_6_] Go to last post
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They are forcing us to upgrade by Gary Stevens
My Win7 system is starting to have issues, I think that's a strategy to force Win7 users to upgrade to Win10. Only problem is that I use an older laptop with...
August 31st 15 08:16 AM
by occam[_2_] Go to last post
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Thirty-day Win10 experiment lasts only a week by Ron
Interesting read. http://windowssecrets.com/top-story/thirty-day-win10-experiment-lasts-only-a-week/
August 30th 15 04:52 AM
by Ron Go to last post
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Avira versus Avast by Drew[_8_]
Yeah I know , This has probably been asked a gazillion times but I am not really finding the answer I am looking for. I cannot find a clear answer on which...
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August 29th 15 06:01 AM
by VanguardLH[_2_] Go to last post
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Windows 8.1 Updates problem solved by Keith Nuttle
There are several post on this forum about my trials and tribulations in attempting to use Windows 10, and the problems I had in returning to Windows 8.1. ...
August 29th 15 03:23 AM
by Keith Nuttle Go to last post
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Have I Created my own problem by Keith Nuttle
I have three computers The computer names are lap, desk, tablet. lap and desk are running Windows 8.1, and tablet is running Windows 10. The account names are...
August 28th 15 12:40 PM
by Keith Nuttle Go to last post
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IE 11 in Win 8.1 going nuts by SPD[_2_]
After being open for a minute or two, I.E. starts opening new instances (new windows) of itself at random. If left alone, it will open dozens. I think it's...
August 27th 15 12:15 PM
by Paul Go to last post
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Black screen after login by Carpe Diem[_4_]
After login in Windows 8.1 (entering user and password) a friend of mine gets a black screen. I think that a repair can help. 1) can a repair be done without...
August 23rd 15 07:37 PM
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