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What's the deal with Win 8.1 ? by philo[_3_]
I thought it was supposed to bring back the option for the classic type GUI. Saw my first Win8.1 machine today and it looks the same as Win8
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January 22nd 14 12:15 AM
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Sound level varies without my changing it by Kirk Bubul[_2_]
Over the last three desktops I have owned, I have found that a system volume level of "20" is a good base. The "You have mail" ..wav that I had added to my...
January 20th 14 08:55 PM
by Kirk Bubul[_2_] Go to last post
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Multiple Monitors On Surface Pro? by (PeteCresswell)
I've got to take a second person laptop shopping on Wednesday. For this one, cost is not a consideration, small size is, and I can imagine them going for a...
January 20th 14 08:41 PM
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Toggle Keys won't survive a reboot by Kirk Bubul[_2_]
I am running Windows 8.1 Home on a new HP desktop that came with the OS pre-installed. I like engaging Toggle Keys so that a tone sounds when I hit the Caps...
January 20th 14 11:15 AM
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Next generation have's by Jon
Next generation will have vertical curved smartphones. 'They' say it's better to look and touch. I supose they need to improve the new gadget to keep it on...
January 19th 14 02:52 PM
by Big_Al[_3_] Go to last post
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Windows 8.1 Pro ISO Download - X86 or X64? by Rich
Stupid question: I just purchased a student license key for my daughter's Windows 8.1 Pro evaluation installation that just expired. First I thought that I...
January 19th 14 06:42 AM
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Windows 9 won't come! by Jon
Still hopping we had show business but I realize this is the end of service, home, car, money, job and love. Very sad but we've got to move on. Don't know...
January 19th 14 02:20 AM
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Print servers by Keith Nuttle
If the print driver on the computer supports the collection of data for a printer/scanner, do I need a special print server or will any print server allow...
January 19th 14 12:05 AM
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Touch vs Non-Touch: Price Diff? by (PeteCresswell)
Can anybody ballpark the price diff between touch and non-touch for two laptops of otherwise-similar capabilities? Not looking for nickels and dimes.... more...
January 19th 14 12:02 AM
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"Threshold" to be Called Windows 9, Ship in April 2015 by BillW50
http://winsupersite.com/windows-8/threshold-be-called-windows-9-ship-april-2015 Sounds like the Start button is coming back. And it will allow running Metro...
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January 18th 14 02:02 AM
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Need Win 8.1 by Jon
I've desire to upgrade from Windows 8 (not sure about language version) to Windows 8.1 but imagine file is too big to download and local stores do not have...
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January 17th 14 12:15 PM
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Keyboard malfunction? by John Smith[_10_]
Anyone got advice on this one? ....grandson has a new windows 8 pc on which he plays games..mostly Minecraft = plenty of repeated keyboard action I...
January 15th 14 02:54 PM
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BTFKT swish by Bohgosity BumaskiL
Whenever somebody tells me to swish, I **** off. I am so ****ed off at what Windows 8 calls a swish. Every time I go to the right edge of my screen, I get...
January 15th 14 04:33 AM
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Does W8.0's MS Store keep its downloaded W8.1 upgrade after upgrade failed? by Ant[_2_]
Hello. Does W8.0's MS Store keep its downloaded W8.1 upgrade after its upgrade failed? I noticed it seems to be redownloading when I try to the 8.1 upgrade...
January 15th 14 04:12 AM
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How to delete reappearing "recovered folders" in WLM in Win 7 & 8.1 by Forte[_3_]
How to delete reappearing "recovered folders" in WLM in Win 7 & 8.1 ? I remember there was some time ago a subject place here somewhere, but cannot find it...
January 14th 14 04:33 PM
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Upgrading to WIndows 8.1 by The Razor's Edge[_2_]
Dear Group I have a Dell with Windows 8 and purchased a 8.1 for my wife's laptop after the hard disk packed it in. Does anyone know if the 8.1 can be used to...
January 13th 14 11:01 PM
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OT How safe is a 7-zip passworded file? by John Doe
Using the latest version 7z920. When you zip up some files and use the default AES-256 encryption with "encrypt file names" checked, it's safe right? Thanks.
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January 13th 14 08:41 PM
by Gene E. Bloch[_5_] Go to last post
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Windows-old folder by Ed Cryer
I've updated a PC from Win8 to Win8.1. It's brand new and came with Win8 preinstalled. I tried to get rid of the old folder using disk cleanup (old...
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January 12th 14 09:11 PM
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Unable to download and install W8.1 from MS App Store to upgrade W8.0 machines. by Ant[_2_]
Hello. I am having problems downloading and installing W8.1 update from MS App Store due to these error: http://i.imgur.com/joyNfqZ.gif ... This was also a...
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January 10th 14 09:03 AM
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I like tomb raider 1 by Migrante
Once I had tomb raider 1 best game ever still have the empty box.
January 9th 14 04:08 PM
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