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  1. Neemobeer

    Add File Templates to the Desktop > New Right Click Menu

    This tutorial will allow you to add template files of any type to the New menu when you right click on the desktop. Anything in the existing template file will automatically be in the newly created file. I'm going to add a template batch file that simply contains the batch command @echo OFF to...
  2. Neemobeer

    Create a Virtual Read-Only Partition

    This is a tutorial to setup a read only virtual partition that can be used to store data that obviously can only be read by users. Local administrators can remove the write protection in the event that new or modified data needs to be added. First off you will need to open an elevated command...
  3. Coop

    External Hard Drive refusing to eject.

    I keep getting this warning. I use a 1TB Seagate external hard drive. It occasionally ejects just fine, but mostly it keeps giving me this warning, even after I've long closed out all other programs. I use a custom built computer with an EVGA GTX 960 graphics card, an Intel Quad-Core i7 CPU...
  4. LordChristoff

    Windows 10 Small problem

    Hello people first post here, nice to meet you all. Anywho I have been contacting a relative of mine who I recently persuaded to upgrade to Windows 10 and he seems to like it, but he has a slight issue. Upon trying to access his personal files/user files, he continues to get a warning message...
  5. M

    How Do I Create A Backup Of A Backup Of Windows 8.1

    I have windows 10 and sadly stuck with it unless I restore my PC to factory settings. Now Windows 8.1 was the last stable Windows OS I had (I know many hated windows 8.1 but I loved it) Now I have my main USB Hardrive which contains all of my media, videos, software, etc. I want to put these...
  6. Neemobeer

    Manually create bootable Windows install USB

    This guide will cover creating a bootable USB drive to be used to install Windows. This will work with Windows Vista, 7, 8, 8.1, and 10. Plug in your USB drive to be used to create your bootable install disc (make sure it is at least 4GBs to accommodate your Windows install data Open an...
  7. M

    Windows 10 Altec Lansing Left Speaker not Working

    I've tried many solutions from online, but for some reason, only the left speaker of the two Altec Lansing speakers work. Can someone please help me with this?
  8. senna889091

    Windows 10 Some windows are always "on top" when I don't want to

    I am having problem with the Win 10 windows management. Sometimes when I am with more softwares in open, I click on the other windows of another software and it is not shown, keeping the previous windows on top still, in other words, the other windows would open in background. I have searched...
  9. E

    I want to set up a second wireless router on a Server 2012 PC

    Hello. I have a spare wireless router that I want to attach to a Server 2012 PC using its spare Ethernet port (it connects to the internet over Wifi). I plug the cable into the Internet port on the router, and the other end into the PC's Ethernet port, and share the connection. No Dice. I share...
  10. Y

    Windows 10 Poor Start Screen Design. No option for 4 Columns on Start Screen?

    I'm very disappointed in the customization options in Windows 8-10. Firstly, users have to use third-party software to post their own tiles.. which is like using third-party software to make the modern equivalent of icons and shortcuts. No wonder normal users never liked the Start Screen which...
  11. D

    BootRacer 6.0

    BootRacer is a small, free utility which solves a problem that for the last twenty years, Microsoft has not. BootRacer gives you control over which of your programs start automatically when Windows boots. At the click of a button, BootRacer will delay the initiation of those startup programs...
  12. D

    Dual boot screen does not appear

    Hi, I have an Acer Iconia Tab 8 with Windows 10 on it. I recently tried to add androidx86 (google it, I can't post links yet) on a different partition than Windows, but the boot screen just does not appear for me to choose my OS. I can run the android live from my Flash disk, but services like...
  13. F

    My HP laptop problem

    I'm having a big meltdown right now. Ever since yesterday, I've been using my HP touch-screen laptop and two hours later, it crashes. I meant to say is that it freezes then it restarts. The problem is that when it restarts, I can't connect to any internet connection at all. Then I turn it off...
  14. D

    Will Windows 10 future Proof Current Software and Hardware?

    Microsoft has announced that Windows10 will be the last version of Windows. Historically, not all programs are compatible with newer versions of Windows. For example: You cannot install or run older games or software from Windows95 on Windows10 due to compatibility issues. Not only that, but...
  15. M

    Windows 10 Asking me to "Activate"

    Recently, I upgraded my computer from Windows 7 Pro, to Windows 10. I wasn't exactly sure how to do it so I used a Windows 10 Media Creation Tool in a USB that I got from another computer. Now there is an annoying watermark in the bottom right corner of my screen that says "Activate Windows...
  16. J

    Having problems finding Windows drive using Ubuntu Live CD

    Having problems finding hard drive with Ubuntu live cd Long story short, my computers hard drive is screwed up and the computer won't start. (Link in next post) According to this link I am able to get access to the hard drive and save my important data, but I'm having a few issues. I get to...
  17. F

    Windows Store won't work

    Hi, guys. About two-three days ago, I was about to watch Netflix in my computer and it needed to be updated in order for me to use it. I put update and it took me to Windows Store, however, it doesn't work. It won't open. I mean, it opens but it comes out that there's something wrong on their...
  18. jzero1969

    Windows 10 My VGA is being detected by my computer but is saying "No Signal" on my TV.

    Hello, I was wondering if anyone could help me with a problem on my computer. I bought a DVI cord for my computer and it works perfectly. I had a VGA cord lying around and I thought I would try to connect it to my computer so I could have multiple displays, but when I connected it to my TV it...
  19. steve miller

    If your colleague still not want to upgrade to Win10 :)

    I hope this is not to off-topic but I just found that website and will try it for sure: fakewindowsupdate (com) It simulates Windows Updates (98, XP, 7 etc) but the Windows 10 is an Installation screen. Love the idea to use it with some of my friends who dont want to upgrade :) Hope you got...
  20. winver

    Windows 10 Windows 9!

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