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Disk management by John Nice[_2_]
Windows management console starts and all the functions work perfectly except disk management. After about a 30-second wait it shows as unresponsive and I...
May 4th 16 07:35 PM
by Stormin' Norman Go to last post
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Desktop calculator bug by Blue Citizen
Hello you, today I was trying unit conversion with Windows Calculator and now it looks different. Can't find Newton unit, plus it shows new units I've never...
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May 1st 16 02:28 PM
by Pfsszxt Go to last post
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OT Internet businesses getting pushy by John Doe[_8_]
It appears to me that many Internet businesses are trying to obfuscate their settings. Specifically... Google, Amazon, and eBay. But I've caught a glimpse of...
April 27th 16 03:17 AM
by John Doe[_8_] Go to last post
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How to clean URL history on Internet Explorer? by Trunch
Hello Windows users, can't erase Internet Explorer's address bar URL entries. Tried the usual way (tools, options...) and tried Ccleaner also but it doesn't...
April 25th 16 12:23 AM
by Tuesday Go to last post
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MS Word viewer by Keith Nuttle
For years I used MS Word Viewers to open the occasional document that I received so I could view the contents. Now I can no longer find a MS viewer that will...
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April 8th 16 04:41 PM
by Tim Slattery[_2_] Go to last post
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Dark Windows color scheme almost perfected by John Doe[_8_]
The Chrome extension Stylebot comes to the rescue! For a dark Windows theme. Use Magnifier for standard color inversion in Windows. Use VLC media player set...
March 30th 16 03:57 AM
by John Doe[_8_] Go to last post
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Know why my Taskbar clock popup is tiny? by John Doe[_8_]
https://www.flickr.com/photos/[email protected]/ If the popup clock display does not look tiny, that's because my Taskbar buttons are small. It's not something...
March 28th 16 06:02 AM
by John Doe[_8_] Go to last post
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Everybody at Microsoft using Macs or Linux? by John Doe[_8_]
I just restarted Windows at least four times without actually restarting. Right-click on the start button, watch the pointer jump to the right, but nothing...
March 27th 16 04:35 PM
by Mr. Man-wai Chang Go to last post
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Buying A Laptop by Old Guy
I found a laptop I can afford and it has Win 8.1 but no touch-screen. So how important is a touch-screen. How similar to Win 7 is Win 8.1 ? I can deal with...
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March 24th 16 12:05 AM
by Dominique[_5_] Go to last post
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WTF happened to my BIOS settings? by Yes[_2_]
Which MS "update" messed around with BIOS settings? It used to be that I could change my BIOS settings to boot from a specific drive. I could use the BIOS...
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March 22nd 16 07:18 PM
by ...winston‫ Go to last post
15 1,277
OT Inverted/negative picture viewer? by John Doe[_8_]
Furthering my quest to make dark Windows look fantastic. VLC media player includes an option to invert video colors. Apparently that will negate having to...
March 22nd 16 01:45 AM
by John Doe[_8_] Go to last post
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Macros for Win 8.1? by Rick Daly
First of all, I tried Googling the matter and find nothing that makes sense to me. I'd like to know if it's possible to do this: I use Google Earth a lot....
March 21st 16 02:21 AM
by John Doe[_8_] Go to last post
7 1,168
Space reserved for System Restore files by Ken Springer[_2_]
Back in the XP days, the amount of recommended space for System Restore was 15% of the hard drive size. I've been looking for some similar recommendations...
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March 13th 16 02:01 AM
by ...winston‫ Go to last post
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How to expand resize menu on app tile? by Blue Citizen
Is anyone there? I've lost the options tile resize 'large' and 'wide' on windows 8.1 start. Is there any way to expand the menu to have the four options on...
March 5th 16 11:29 PM
by Blue Citizen Go to last post
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EmieUserList by Keith Nuttle
I am running Windows 8.1 fully updated, on a Toshiba Satellite Dual core processor. I found this sub directory in several of the User AppDate folders what...
March 4th 16 08:13 AM
by pubby Go to last post
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Il portatile non riesce ad aggiornare nVidia Geforce by [email protected]
Ciao a tutti, ho Win 8.1, mai ho avuto questo problema ma da una settimana non riesco piů ad aggiornare i driver della scheda video nVidia Geforce. Quando...
March 2nd 16 04:24 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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No "Download Windows 10" icon? by Carpe Diem[_4_]
A friend has Windows 8.1 on his laptop but did not yet receive the famous "Download Windows 10" icon (is it called like that in English?) in the system...
February 27th 16 10:43 AM
by ...winston‫ Go to last post
14 1,061
How to interprete newsgroup headers by Arthur McLain
Below are some typical headers. I'm just wondering what each group of characters means. Some change during use, some change when the power is turned off. ...
February 26th 16 10:03 PM
by Paul Go to last post
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Locked out of W8.1 by Charlie
On 2/18/2016 2:32 AM, Fred wrote: I can't get into a W8.1 laptop as owner cannot recall password. Microsoft no help as he cannot supply enough information...
February 26th 16 07:30 AM
by ...winston‫ Go to last post
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Get rid of desktop icon drop shadow? by John Doe[_8_]
Trying to use the registry setting ListviewShadow doesn't work. Thanks.
February 22nd 16 05:07 PM
by Ken Springer[_2_] Go to last post
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