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    Something is changing my files to Read Only

    Something is suddenly changing my files to Read Only. It seems to be affecting Office 2016 files. What's causing this and how do I stop it?
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    Lost Trashcan Icon

    Thanks Neemobeer! The .reg file did the trick. The icon now appear properly. Thanks for your help.
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    Lost Trashcan Icon

    Ok, I ran the scan but it did not find any integrity violations.
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    Lost Trashcan Icon

    When I select a different icon it doesn’t change. The icon looks like a white page with the upper right corner folded down. Could the file for the icon be missing? Could the imageres.dll be damaged and need replacing?
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    Lost Trashcan Icon

    I've tried everything and nothing works. I've rebuilt the Icon Cache (2 or 3 times) and I've worked with changing desktop icons in Personalize/Themes. I see C:\Windows\System32\imageres.dll is where it belongs. What else can I try?
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    Lost Trashcan Icon

    Recently the trash icon changed to what looks like a "page". In system settings the icons look correct but do not take effect. I've re-booted this this did not fix the problem. Then, in File Explorer, I deleted IconCache.db, emptied the trash and rebooted. The Trash Can still has the “page”...
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    Windows 10 Anniversary update failure

    I downloaded the Win10_1607_English_x64.iso file and burned it to disk. I tried twice to install. Both attempts failed! After completely running through the installation, the first attempt gave the error 0xc1900101-0x40017 and the second attempt gave the error 0XC190010-0X4007. Grrrrrrrrrrrr! In...
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    How to reinstall Office 2016 after Windows 10 update

    I'm about to clean install Windows 10 update. I'm concerned about reinstalling Office 2016 since it was loaded from Microsoft on line. I don't have an installation file or DVD disk. How do I reinstall it?
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    product key for win 10 upgrade

    I just downloaded the windows 10 anniversary update. I plan to do a clean install from an ISO file. When it asks me for a product key, do I enter my current windows 10 product key?
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    Microsoft Windows Solitaire Collection will not open

    Microsoft Solitaire collection on Windows 10 stopped opening. I ran wsreset.ext and ran the windows-10 troubleshooter. They did not solve the problem. The program had been running fine but suddenly stopped. I did not add any new programs.
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    freeze during reboot

    As I recall, I did not install any Windows 10 drivers except those that might have come with the upgrade. I ran system scan and it found corrupt files that it was unable to fix them. However, when I ran dism, I got the 0x800f081f error (source file could not be found). Here are my system...
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    freeze during reboot

    I upgraded from Windows 7 to Windows 10. However, the system freezes every time I reboot. Windows freezes during the shutdown portion of the reboot. I have to press the power button and turn off the computer. I then have to press the power button again to start the computer.
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    Can’t setup Homegroup on Windows 10

    When I open homegroup on the desktop computer I get the error "No other homegroup pCs are available right now". When I open the homegroup on the laptop it displays the files on the laptop only. It does not show any files that are on the desktop computer. See the two images. In the images, Eagle...
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    Can’t setup Homegroup on Windows 10

    I’m trying to setup a Homegroup connection between my desktop and laptop computers. Both are Windows 10. The desktop is connected to my router via Ethernet and the laptop uses wireless. The Homegroup on the laptop seems to be working ok. When I click Homegroup in Windows Explorer, it shows the...
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    Desktop icon font

    The option "turn off drop shadows on desktop icons was unchecked, but the drop shadows appeared anyway. Don't know why. Re-booting cleared the problem.
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    Desktop icon font

    My desktop icon text have suddenly changed to shadow or outline. How can I change it?
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    Desktop Icons

    Bummer!! Changing the icon size is an unsatisfactory fix.
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    Desktop Icons

    Here is what a typical icon looks like on the deskop when you click on it. I would like the text not to be constrained to such a narrow column. Correcting this was easy in Windows 7
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    Desktop Icons

    The text below Windows 10 desktop icons is in a very narrow column. Is there any way to widen the text column?
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