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    Since windows 10 upgrade, desktop is very slow/reluctant to load Thunderbird and Chrome from task bar

    Hi, Since I did a windows 10 upgrade, my Lenovo desktop is very slow/reluctant to load Thunderbird and Chrome programs from the task bar. I've deleted cookies, etc, it makes no difference. I have to click Thunderbird at least twice, before it registers, (but then sometimes opens 2 instances)...
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    An alternative for Windows Live Mail 2012?

    Thanks people. And will these still bring in Outlook emails to my computer once they do their "upgrade"?
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    An alternative for Windows Live Mail 2012?

    Can anyone suggest an alternative desktop based email program that will stop me having to enter into Office 365 or upgrade to Windows 8 or 10? I am quite happy with Windows 7, I don't use Windows "productivity applications", and I just want to be able to access my @outlook emails on my computer...
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    Admin account is gone. No Admin even in Safe Mode. windows 7

    Thanks, but all I needed to do was OPEN MY EYES! On the screensaver settings I looked too far for the box to uncheck "On resume, display logon screen." Finally found it and all is good. Thanks people.
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    Admin account is gone. No Admin even in Safe Mode. windows 7

    Thanks holdum333, at least I knew what to expect! So restore is done, thanks very much kemical, all is ok again, and I now know how to set up restore points the same way. now to tackle the original issue that got me in this mess! Thanks people!
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    Admin account is gone. No Admin even in Safe Mode. windows 7

    And if I get it restored, THEN I'll ask how to get rid of the log on screen! Thank you and goodnight!
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    Admin account is gone. No Admin even in Safe Mode. windows 7

    thanks for that. I cannot do Open System Restore, it needs Admin privileges. I'll try the f2 option next. That might be a job for tomorrow when I'm more alert. Thanks heaps for your time, I'll be back on here to confirm what happens when it happens. Cheers mate!
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    Admin account is gone. No Admin even in Safe Mode. windows 7

    Does it make any diff that I'm in Australia?
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    Admin account is gone. No Admin even in Safe Mode. windows 7

    Lenovo S500 Machine type: 10HS Model number: A00JAU. product ID: 10HSA00JAU Made in China. plus all the other gobbledygook.
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    Admin account is gone. No Admin even in Safe Mode. windows 7

    oh, torch shining on dark side of comp says model number: AOOJAU?
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    Admin account is gone. No Admin even in Safe Mode. windows 7

    I'll have to open up the old comp. Make yourself a cuppa I'll be back in a few mins. :)
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    Admin account is gone. No Admin even in Safe Mode. windows 7

    ok, thanks. Where will I find the full model number please?
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    Admin account is gone. No Admin even in Safe Mode. windows 7

    Hi, I recently got a new Lenovo desktop, Windows 7 Professional, loaded by the supplier, so I don't have a disk. I wanted to turn off the log on screen, and somehow I have completely deleted the Admin account. I have tried everything Dr Google says, but it all leads to admin needing password...
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