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source or store to buy lic to convert windows 8.1 home to 8.1 pro edtion? by Andy
Hi i have a lap top that has windows 8.1 home edition on it and i would like to upgrade it to windows 8.1 professional edition . Does any one know of a site...
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February 4th 17 06:47 AM
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Media Center by Nil[_5_]
Can someone summarize the history of Windows Media Center, particularly in regard to Windows 8/8.1? I'm trying to revive a friend's Win 8.1 computer from a...
January 4th 17 08:58 PM
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Tip: bypass lock screen on boot up by T
Hi All, A customer of mine hates that lock screen when you boot up. She asked me to make it go straight to the user log-on dialog, so ... REGEDIT4 ;...
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December 22nd 16 08:52 PM
by T Go to last post
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Example of how W10 is spying on you by Nathan Hale
In article Big Bad Bob wrote: On 12/08/16 07:13, Anonymous so...
December 22nd 16 09:36 AM
by Fakey's Dog Whistle Holder Emeritus Go to last post
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Unlinking phone and computer by Ken Springer[_2_]
Yes, this is cross posted to Mac and Windows. LOL So don't forget to hit "Reply All" when answering this post. A friend of mine has linked her SO's iPhone...
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November 8th 16 10:36 AM
by Ken Springer[_2_] Go to last post
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My Windows 8.1 is still running great and rock solid. by Fritz Wuehler[_2_]
I didn't see any compelling reason to upgrade to Windows 10. All my stuff works. Socks works, Tor works, SSL is okay, QS works. Windows 8.1 is a very...
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October 31st 16 12:22 PM
by Mr. Man-wai Chang Go to last post
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Storage Spaces: Dual Redunancy? by (PeteCresswell)
I am trying to read https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/hh831739(v=ws.11).aspx Under "Resilient storage", I see "Mirror. Writes data in a stripe...
October 27th 16 07:47 PM
by Jonas Klein Go to last post
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How to delete files (remotely) on my internet CCTV SD Card? by SniqL
Hi, I can connect to my SD Card in the CCTV by '' as address in the Google Browser. Then i have to give an password and i am in. The only...
October 13th 16 02:47 AM
by SniqL Go to last post
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Using WSUSoffline to update WIN 8.1 by Mr. Man-wai Chang
A freshly installed Win 8.1 with UPdate. Used WSUS to download and install updates. Downloaded about 211 files, and installed about 100 updates. Windows...
October 11th 16 11:55 AM
by Mr. Man-wai Chang Go to last post
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Oddness with chkdsk? by Neil
Win8.1, all "important" updates installed. Over the past couple of months, the events log reports critical disc errors (DR0 has a bad block). So, I've run...
October 2nd 16 02:20 PM
by Neil Go to last post
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Mini-XP replacement by Ken Springer[_2_]
If you've ever used Hiren's Boot Disk, you've seen Mini-XP. Is there a similar program or boot disk that runs under 7, 8.1, and 10? -- Ken Mac OS X...
September 18th 16 07:17 AM
by Auric__ Go to last post
11 1,087
Sleep mode? by Pfsszxt
My win7 has the nice "sleep mode" for temporary shut-downs. My wife has a win 8.1 computer fronted with Start 8 (set to simulate win 7). But we find no...
September 8th 16 12:52 AM
by Paul[_32_] Go to last post
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Politcally Incorrect by none
Wife gets naked and asks hubby: “What turns you on more, my pretty face or my sexy body?” Hubby looks her up and down and replies: “Your sense of...
August 25th 16 08:09 PM
by none Go to last post
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Recovery Partition. by Big Al[_5_]
I have a Sony Vaio laptop that came preloaded with Windows 8.1 64bit home. I never did anything to the OS except all the updates, but now after 3-4 yrs the...
August 10th 16 12:15 PM
by David Go to last post
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My Windows 8.1 is still running great and rock solid. by Anonymous Remailer (austria)
I didn't see any compelling reason to upgrade to Windows 10. All my stuff works. Socks works, Tor works, SSL is okay, QS works. Windows 8.1 is a very...
August 9th 16 10:47 AM
by Cornelis Tromp Go to last post
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Copy/paste files does not work, but cut/paste works fine !? by Carpe Diem[_4_]
On a laptop I cannot copy/paste files anymore. But cut/paste works fine. Checkdisk and SFC /scannow do not find errors. System restore does not work (no...
August 2nd 16 08:23 PM
by Neil Go to last post
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ipv6 privacy extensions by HighSpy
Windows 8.1 I'm finally trying to get me head around ipv6 I was somewhat alarmed to discover that the low order 64 bits are reserved for what someone called...
August 1st 16 12:04 PM
by none Go to last post
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Know of a good source of info on updates? by Neil
I've had it with updates screwing up my computer! Had to restore twice in the last 4 days due to some update that is supposedly unobtrusive (according to the...
July 19th 16 09:43 PM
by Neil Go to last post
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Locky Ransomware?? by son1c
Hi all! My sister laptop (Windows 8.1) is infected with locky virus that encrypted all sensitive data and now it demands 0,5 bitcoins to decrypt files. Its...
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June 30th 16 03:34 PM
by sloth Go to last post
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Time service not running by Tim Slattery[_2_]
My wife told me that the clock was off by over an hour on her Win8.1 desktop. I brought up the clock setting window (click on the clock). I set the time...
June 30th 16 12:15 AM
by Brian Gregory Go to last post
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