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    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...
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    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...
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    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...
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    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...
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    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...
  6. 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...
  7. 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...
  8. winver

    Windows 10 Windows 9!

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    Unable to connect to a specific website

    Hello On my computer I am not able to access a specific website and that is paypal I always get the same errors In Firefox: Secure Connection Failed Error code: ssl_error_rx_record_too_long In Chrome: Secure Connection Failed Error code: ssl_error_rx_record_too_long In Internet Explorer: Error...
  10. Zak Brindle

    Windows 10 Upgraded from Insider, Lost access to locked drive?

    A while back before the launch of windows 10 I joined the insider program as I was working with Microsoft to promote Win10 at launch. Once Windows 10 was fully released I upgraded. But a few months later, an automatic update occurred and took me back to an insider build. Anyway, I have a...
  11. ussnorway

    Elven Legacy - old school hex game

    Elven Legacy Collection -66% on GOG.com I've been having a trip down memory lane today and perhaps someone else wants to try this game?
  12. K

    Win7 Pro UEFI - cannot boot from USB

    Hello, I've got a problem installing Win7 Professional x64 on my GPT partition and using UEFI to boot on HP Probook 650 G1. I've got a DVD from HP with Win7 OEM version. 1. Made an ISO image from Win7 DVD I was sent from HP. 2. Using Rufus & my ISO image I created UEFI bootable USB. 3. UEFI...
  13. Neemobeer

    Retrieve your Windows Product Key without extra software

    This quick tutorial shows you how to retrieve your Windows product key from a working system. This is helpful in cases where your device doesn't have a sticker. Open powershell (Press the Windows Key, then type powershell) Type the following command The output will be your 25 character...
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    Windows 10 Shortcut for Jumping from Desktop 1 to 2 etc.?

    Hey Guys, I love the new feature of using virtual desktops in Windows 10. I am currently using the shortcut Win + Ctrl + Arrows to navigate from one desktop to another. Do you know if there is a shorter way to get from desktop 1 to 5 without having to jump over desktops 2,3,4? I used to have...
  15. M

    WindowsApps folder security settings messed up

    I was trying to access my C:\Program Files\WindowsApps folder and I did by changing the security features in this video but I tried to restore it and now none of my WindowsApp will launch. When I launch a App like my calculator or weather it opens the window and after second it closes the app...
  16. Neemobeer

    How to reset Cortana

    I felt Cortana deserved it's own tutorial since it requires a different approach in order to correctly reset. Since Cortana is a system application it can not be uninstalled like other applications. You also cannot remove the settings folder in your user profile because the SYSTEM account...
  17. Nauman

    Why windows encrypted files opens in android without decryption?

    I have some pictures files encrypted in windows. When I transferred that encrypted files in android, the mobile show them as normal without decrypt. With this the purpose of encryption becomes vain. What is the reason behind this and how can we secure our personal data with encryption?
  18. Debora

    Windows 10 Start menu, menu bar, full screen & other problems

    Hi everyone since I upgraded to W10 I'm having some problems. -The start menu doesn't work anymore -The search tab neither -Right click on the icons on the menu bar neither -When I'm watching a video and I freeze the pc, I can't use the full screen anymore. I have to restart the pc. I...
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    Need help ASAP

    Guys, I need help with something. It's about my Windows laptop. It's an HP laptop. Right now I'm experiencing a huge problem. When I turn it on and start using it for about three hours, it works fine but after those three hours, my laptop starts acting up. The problem is this: the internet (my...
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    windows won't boot after install

    I just built my own computer and I'm having problems. I installed Windows and then it said that it had to restart and it did but then it just went back to the screen that tells you to boot from a media device. I was having numerous problems with my ssd and its happened so many times. I used a...
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