windows 8

  1. mrJoeBlack

    Windows 8.1 DRP 8.1 problem

    RDP ofcorse ;-) Faster fingers than thoughts. I have a problem. On my computer from Windows 8.1 I am trying to connect to a remote desktop (Windows 10). I succeed, but I can not do anything. As if it was frozen. I see the desktop and that's it. I turned off the antivirus. I shut down the...
  2. Fr13ndly

    Error 0xc000007b

    So yesterday I installed pubg and when i wanted to run it, it would say that i am playing it for 10 seconds and then it would go back to being online. So I browsed local files and run .exe as administrator and error 0xc000007b poped out. So investigated since this is the first time i got this...
  3. Enfinite

    Windows 8 bsod error.

    I was using my computer one day and the blue screen popped up with this message "Your PC has ran into a problem. The bottom text with the specific error was"VIDEO TDR Failure (nvlddmkm.sys) I can reach the boot menu and safe mode but I dont have the windows 8 disk. After unplugging everything...
  4. weirdguy

    BSOD - Tried Memtest86, and Intel Diagnostics software.

    Hello, I was never getting a BSOD, but on December 2016, I had to get a new 2TB HD where I install all my software. I also have a 128GB SSD where I install Windows 8. Before my 2TB broke down, I had never seen a BSOD. Only starting this December I saw the BSOD for the first time. Then, it...
  5. M

    The service did not respond to the start or control request in a timely fashion error HELP

    Every time I try to start ANYTHING in C:\Windows\System32 (such as task manager and other essential things), I get this error: The service did not respond to the start or control request in a timely fashion. I've searched all over the internet for a solution but I've come up with nothing. I...
  6. Rahima

    Why is my lock screen showing an additional maroon screen?

    Why is my lock screen showing this screen and asking me to verify my password? Shouldn't it automatically ask for my password on the blue screen? I have Windows 8, and just got a new laptop. Using Windows 8 for the first time. How do I get rid of this screen? I have an HP Probook 640 Please...
  7. A

    New windows 8 user

    I've been a Windows 7 user for as long as I can remember and recently I got a windows 8 installation disc and an empty hard drive so I figured what the heck and installed it. I have not used it for more than half an hour and yet already have found things I appreciate over windows 7. Basically id...
  8. P

    Upgrade from Windows 8 pro to 10 after 29th July

    Hi, I've got a copy of windows 8 pro which is new and never been used/activated. I was planning to put it on a new lenovo m700 tiny which I've ordered and upgrade to Windows 10. Unfortunately the machine I've ordered has been delayed and now won't be available until after the 29th. I've...
  9. G

    Double Trouble

    So I got in my PC when I realize I have the Automatic Repair Loop. I went to YouTube and look for ways to fix it. And there is one where you use the command log. "This seems legit". So I did everything there, but it doesn't work. So then I went to the Startup Setting to go to Safe Mode...
  10. Nishant

    Problem in upgrading Windows 10

    I was not able to upgrade to Windows 10. Every time, the process failed after 60-70℅. So at last I tried to install windows 10 through media tool. I succeeded but now I am not able to activate Windows 10 using my key of Windows 8. Can I go back to Windows 8 and activate it using my key?
  11. K

    Downgrade caused major speed problems

    So I got the computer I have, a Dell Inspiron 15, and it came with Windows 8. I wasn't a fan, but I kept it anyway. Then suddenly after 3 years of ownership, the thing forcibly updates itself to Windows 10. I downgraded it after trying the new Windows for a few days, even though it did not have...
  12. S

    Screen brightness locked

    I have a Lenove Ideapad z400 that came with Windows 8. Ever since I “upgraded” from Windows 8.1 to 10, the brightness adjust buttons immediately make the screen change to the lowest brightness setting – unusable in all but near-darkness. - The first time it happened, I updated the graphics...
  13. U

    Best way to backup files?

    What is the best way to backup files? Also could you direct me to guides or explain how to do the backup? I have been looking it up and from what I read there is a system image and file history that does back ups. But which is the best? If I needed to put my external hard drive into a...
  14. elaypro

    Windows 8 Setup Screen Remains Empty?

    I'm trying to install Windows 8.1 from a CD i bought on my iMac Mid-2014 El Capitan OS X via Bootcamp. I also later want to upgrade to Windows 10. I went through the Bootcamp Assistant partition setup easily but when Windows 8.1 starts up and I get to the "Where do you want to install Windows?"...
  15. S

    Windows 10 Windows 10 Blocked my computer:a archive has expired

    (First of all, sorry for my bad english, im not a native speaker)Hello, i have a very big problem in here, in april, i downloaded windows 10 preview (i think it was Beta) in my laptop (Dell Inspiron 15R) in the oficial page of windows, so it was everything okay until in 31 October a warning...
  16. J

    How do you stop sharing WiFi network?

    Hi there, I'm trying to add my work WiFi network to my user account on my laptop, but I don't want my kids to have access to it on their user accounts. How do I add a WiFi network to Windows 8 so that it is only accessible from one user?
  17. Nimit

    How many of you upgraded to Windows 10?

    Hi, let me know if you have upgraded to Windows 10. First i upgraded to Windows 8.1 from Windows 8 a long time ago then done this Windows 10 upgrade :)
  18. S

    Windows 8 Media Disconnected...Help!!

    Hey guys I recently tried to update to windows 10 directly from windows 8. I installed it overnight and the next morning it said the install had failed. It then reverted back to windows 8. I thought this was no big deal, I could just try again and/or wait for when my computer says it is...
  19. Kjell Olsen

    After last update, I cant run programs in Win 8.1

    I've been having some issues with various programs after the latest Win 8.1 update. They simply won't start, or run in the background without me getting access to them. I've reinstalled my Chrome browser, and now it works normally, but for some bizarre reason I'm not too keen on reinstalling...
  20. Nimit

    Speed Up Windows 8/8.1 Full

    I got mail today from an Anonymous requesting this tutorial, and other people too so i made a tutorial guys. Video Tutorial:
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