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Icon not changing by Big Al[_5_]
I made an icon using Greenfish Icon Editor for a shortcut on my desktop. I called the icon whatever.ico Great, and now the shortcut works... But I find that I...
August 12th 15 01:09 PM
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Is It Practical To Avoid Windows 10 On A New Laptop Purchase? by (PeteCresswell)
Somebody is asking me to help them select a Windows laptop. It's really the blind leading the blind, but I cannot convince them of that. My gut says to avoid...
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August 12th 15 10:07 AM
by . . .winston Go to last post
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Support Life For Windows 8.x? by Cy Burnot
Has MS said how long they will continue to provide support for Win 8.x? If so, when does support end? Thx.
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August 11th 15 11:27 PM
by Ken Blake, MVP[_4_] Go to last post
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Make Home key open Firefox? by Kenny
On Win 7 PC when I press Home key from Desktop it opens Firefox, how do I do this on a Win 8.1 laptop? Kenny
August 11th 15 06:58 PM
by Charlie Go to last post
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Win 10 clean install by Oren
First time posting here. Does the clean install need or use the Product key for/from Win7/8 or is a new one included in the Win10 ISO? I'd like to move my...
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August 10th 15 08:42 PM
by mechanic Go to last post
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Windows Defender too slow to update by Michael Bob[_2_]
Good evening. I was trying to download the windows defender spyware definitions but it went too slow. Did cancel, perhaps I will try another day. Do you...
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August 9th 15 06:53 PM
by mechanic Go to last post
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Windows Temp Folder by [email protected]
My Windows 8.1 Temp Folder: C:\Windows\Temp Has almost 2Gb of stuff in it, mostly subfolders and files with names like...
August 8th 15 08:59 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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User Cannot Open Recycle Bin by Alek
Saw this on a Windows mailing list a couple of days ago. No responses so I thought I'd post it here. +++++++++ Double-clicking the Recycle Bin desktop icon...
August 7th 15 09:02 PM
by Good Guy[_2_] Go to last post
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can't install windows 8.1 pro 64 bit by Fairy
Hello, I've bought windows 8.1 pro 64 bit. I was given a dvd and when I'm starting to install it it just always reboot my computer. At first it's booting...
August 7th 15 12:57 PM
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Strange thing happening with 2 copies of win 8.1 by BobH[_2_]
I have 2 ssd's each with a bootable copy of win8.1. The 2nd copy was from an image of the 1st copy, so both ssd's have exactly the same programs etc. I...
August 7th 15 06:26 AM
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Another windows temp folder question by tigger
Our Win8.1 has decided I no longer deserve access to: C:/Windows/Temp Whatever I try, it gives a permission denied. UAC is off and I've tried 'open as...
August 6th 15 05:51 PM
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We've great beer service by Michael Bob[_2_]
Down here we have great beer service. You can buy it in a store and go home and drink alone because if you go to a bar the bill is higher and it's forbidden...
August 5th 15 05:28 PM
by John Doe[_8_] Go to last post
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Read a book about a fake trial by Michael Bob[_2_]
Guys from TV were making a trial movie show about real people who had to stay at home waiting to be arrested and they were all working for TV but the real...
August 5th 15 05:28 PM
by John Doe[_8_] Go to last post
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Bring back the old Task Manager in W8 by B00ze[_2_]
Good day. Just stumbled on this: http://winaero.com/blog/how-to-restore-the-good-old-task-manager-in-windows-8/ Paul, this is for you (I have W8 only @ Work,...
August 4th 15 07:13 PM
by Dave Cohen[_2_] Go to last post
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What is actually useful about Windows 10 released today (not just hype)? by Steve Hayes[_2_]
On Wed, 29 Jul 2015 12:44:39 +0000 (UTC), "D. F. Manno" wrote: I have NOT used Windows 10, but I googled for what it has, and I...
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August 4th 15 05:38 PM
by Steve Hayes[_2_] Go to last post
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Another minor question by [email protected]
Used to be, in Windows 7, if I clicked on/hilighted a gif or jpg file in Windows Explorer, I would see a little picture of the file in the lower left of...
August 4th 15 06:42 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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my fear about win 8.1 by Vitalic
My fear is that now that win 10 is microsoft's darling favorite child, that MS will by lazy with security updates for win 8.1 I upgraded to 10, but it...
August 3rd 15 08:20 PM
by . . .winston Go to last post
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Warning before deleting? by [email protected]
I've noticed since upgrading to Windows 8.1 a month or so ago, that when I go to delete something, it's just deleted. Windows 7 used to ask me was I sure...
August 3rd 15 04:19 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Windows 10 group? by Tough Guy no. 1265
Any plans for a Windows 10 newsgroup? -- Seen in a health food sto Shoplifters will be beaten over the head with an organic carrot.
August 2nd 15 11:14 PM
by Gordon Go to last post
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Windows 10 Task Bar? by Gordon
I just did an on-line download and upgrade from Windows 8.1 to 10 this morning and can't get the task bar settings that I used to have. The "Search the web and...
August 2nd 15 10:54 PM
by Gordon Go to last post
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