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Default programs by Alek
I saw this on a Windows mailing list, but no one has responded. "I want to set a default program that is installed but not listed (Cyberfox). "How do I add...
February 2nd 16 01:25 AM
by Monty Go to last post
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Easiest way to transfer large (video) from Linux to Windows overWiFi? by hank williams
Periodically I have large video files that I'd like to transfer (copy or move) from Linux to Windows (rarely the other way) over my local network. What's the...
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February 1st 16 12:48 PM
by Carlos E.R.[_2_] Go to last post
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OT tech: LGA771 to LGA775 MOD? by John Doe[_8_]
Anybody try it? Anybody have hands-on experience with it? Otherwise, if you are a real techie, what do you think about it? I suppose getting it to work with...
January 30th 16 06:40 AM
by John Doe[_8_] Go to last post
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It's a good day to upgrade by John Doe[_8_]
Getting Windows 8 for $40 and now Windows 10 for free. Easy to understand why, because Microsoft is under humongous reverse pressure from ultraportable PCs...
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January 24th 16 03:58 AM
by Bob F[_2_] Go to last post
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Help - Windows defender virus definition update fails by Yes[_2_]
For the past day, I've been trying to install the Defender virus definitions, and it fails. Download appears successful; however, it fails once it tries to...
January 23rd 16 08:20 PM
by Paul Go to last post
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Touchpad on Windows 8.1 laptop no longer works by John Yeadonn
In preference to using the touchpad I started using a wireles USB mouse. This was fine as I had the choice of using the touchpad or the mouse. Unfortunately...
January 22nd 16 04:26 AM
by F Murtz Go to last post
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Warning About Upgrading To Windows 10 by Ron
The November release of Windows 10 version 1151 removes the option to roll your machine back to the previous operating system before the 31 day...
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December 30th 15 11:33 PM
by John Doe[_8_] Go to last post
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Microsoft's file attribute remover utility by John Doe[_8_]
Had some trouble copying MP3s from Windows to my tablet, for email notification sounds. So I used Microsoft's file attribute remover utility, and voilą, no...
December 26th 15 09:29 AM
by John Doe[_8_] Go to last post
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Curious I-Pad/Tv behavior by Pfsszxt
Yes, I know this is off topic. But for one message, I chose not to search for a better group. Also, I know that there are some very sharp folks around here! ...
December 23rd 15 07:45 PM
by Pfsszxt Go to last post
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Anybody use Open Hardware Monitor? by John Doe[_8_]
Great utility, typical of open-source software, but I don't know how to reset everything. Like if I clumsily set the fan speed maximum two 2 billion RPM and...
December 23rd 15 01:08 AM
by John Doe[_8_] Go to last post
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Use Chrome? Get the extension StyleBot! by John Doe[_8_]
What a great extension. StyleBot lets you easily customize just about anything on webpages. No more difficult to read text. You can even use it to drop...
December 21st 15 09:45 AM
by John Doe[_8_] Go to last post
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Birthday present by John Norris
I want to thank you for thinking of me on my Birthday. I got the cake and it is very good, you should get one for yourself. We got drunk when it was opened....
December 15th 15 05:24 AM
by Nil[_5_] Go to last post
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Size of type face for Flipboard by Cy Burnot
Flipboard is a Win 8.1 Metro app. Is there a way to make the type face larger? Thanks.
December 14th 15 07:21 AM
by Cy Burnot Go to last post
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Unable To See NAS via "Network" but able via NetScan ? by (PeteCresswell)
TW700. I click "Network Places" and only my 24-7 desktop PC shows up. Lots of other stuff on the LAN, but only that machine shows up. OTOH, with I run a...
December 1st 15 09:51 PM
by Char Jackson Go to last post
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wireless by Limpkin
Just in case anyone is interested, there is a vote being held regarding the creation of a new group, uk.radio.amateur.moderated. Some say (I among them) that...
December 1st 15 07:17 AM
by DevilsPGD[_4_] Go to last post
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Taskbar size by Bill[_40_]
Oh how I hate Windows 8. Last night I wanted to do something quickly so, instead of using a proper W7 laptop or an Android tablet, I picked up this Wimboot...
November 30th 15 09:09 PM
by Bill[_40_] Go to last post
3 1,604
OT Dism commands by Ken Springer[_2_]
Crossposted, please select Reply All when replying... Digging into DISM commands for my own edification. In the MS Technet Library, you can find a number of...
November 30th 15 04:37 AM
by Ken Springer[_2_] Go to last post
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Maintenance settings, 8.1 HOME! by Ken Springer[_2_]
Is there any way to change the maintenance settings in the Home version? So far, all the searches are listing sites that tell you how to do it in Pro. --...
November 29th 15 11:34 PM
by Ken Springer[_2_] Go to last post
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Screen resolution by Stan Brown
I have an Asus Zenbook laptop, running Windows 8.1. Screen resolution is set to 1920x1080, which is the recommended size. There's no external monitor, and...
November 25th 15 11:22 PM
by Charlie Go to last post
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Windows 8.1 'default' USB driver uninstall by Eternal Hope
Good morning I have a client who comes to our drop-in centre. He is teaching himself to fly using Microsoft flight simulator X, we have installed a number of...
November 24th 15 05:50 AM
by Charlie Go to last post
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