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    Windows 11 Will require BitLocker ...?

    I have read that Win11 will require that BitLocker is installed and activated using the newer v2.0 TPM chip. Using no TPM chip, or the v1.2 chip will not allow Win11 to operate. Win11 seems to gets more complicated with more potential for backdoors. It will need to be out for quite a while...
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    Windows 10 My PC has 6 drives

    I am in the process of cleaning and neatening up my PC. My PC has 6 drives: (C:) - Primary - M.2 - 1TB O.S. Drive - 3 Win Install partitions (D:) - Primary - SSD - 1TB Installation Drive - 1 Partition (E:) - Primary - HDD - 2TB Data Drive - 1 Partition (F:) - Primary - HDD - 2TB Data Drive - 1...
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    Windows 10 Nonexistant USB Drives

    On My "This PC" page, I show 4 extra nonexistent USB drives. Little doubt they showed up when I used some thumb drives. In my PCs POST setup there are shown 4 extra drives, "General MassStorage Drive Class 2952", numbers 00 thru 03. I believe these point towards the same nonexistent drives...
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    How to share a single folder on my PC with a single person over the I-Net, ...If possible?

    I have a large folder, several 10s of Terabytes, on my PC that I would like to share with an individual without giving them full access to everything to my PC. I do have a VPN, Bitlocker, and maybe other things that may apply to this. My address through my IP is dynamic but in reality it is...
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    Strange happenings in a new Win10 install

    Just did a new PC build and have been forced to upgrade to Win10, --- Not a happy camper, but resigned to it. A few days ago I began getting this every time the OS is loaded: Then, I found this on one of my data drives about the same time: There has been nothing to indicate a ransomware...
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    Dual Monitors + Desktop Calendars + Dual Monitor Wallpapers

    I cannot get "Active Desktop Calendar" to play nicely with multiple monitor apps when dual monitors are spanned by a single wallpaper. This appears to be a problem with all the desktop calendar apps that I can find. I am now trying to use the Win7 Display Settings to achieve this end. So far...
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    Media Player 12 - "Server execution failed"

    I've had an ongoing problem with WMP 12 on Win7 x64. After playing an audio or video file and then shutting it down, it's been unable to start up again. After a long pause, it would give the reason as: "Server execution failed" An OS reboot has been the only way to play another audio or video...
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