windows 8.1

  1. M

    ACCIDENTALLY DELETED WINDOWS SYSTEM PARTITION

    Hey when I was installing windows 8.1 I accidentally deleted windows system partition.Now I am facing problems like when the PC wakes from sleep state it hangs and struck at the login screen and I cannot do anything and should force restart the PC with hard keys. Information: Before had 360MB...
  2. KPDON

    Apply Visual Styles/Themes on Windows 10

    Credit for Video: ZealPlex Steps 1.Download uxstyle and install it -- www.uxstyle.com 2.Find a theme you like NOTE: MAKE SURE YOUR THEME IS MADE FOR THE VERSION YOU HAVE OR IF YOU GET IT FOR SOME OTHER VERSION, IT WILL BREAK YOUR SYSTEM! 3. Drag the theme's windows theme file and the folder...
  3. D

    Directplay not in windows 8.1

    Hello there. I'm trying to get a retail version of an old game running. The game runs, but I have a problem. I've searched around a bit, and the solution seems to be turning directplay on. I go to control panel, and to my surprise directplay isn't there, nor the legacy folder it's contained in...
  4. Neemobeer

    Windows Hardening Guide: Securing the LSASS process

    Applies to: Windows 8.1, Windows 10, Server 2012 R2 and Server 2016 Description: This is a simple tutorial on how to run the lsass.exe process as a protected process so that it's memory can't be dumped and passwords extracted. Warnings: Some drivers may be loaded by...
  5. klelund

    Win 8.1 is using boot files from USB when booting Windows

    I have had some problems with my windows 8.1 installation. It all started when I tried to update to windows 10. It failed and if I remember correctly my computer showed blue screen of death when I restarted it afterwards. Pretty sure the error code was 0xc0000034. I tried a lot of things to...
  6. 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...
  7. Grace Nakanishi

    Can't rename/move new and existing folders

    Every time I try to rename or move a folder (both existing and new) I get an error message saying "Can't find the specified file. Make sure you specify the correct path and file name" If I click Try again it says "The file or folder does not exist" I've uninstalled recent installations (only a...
  8. S

    Windows 8.1 Laptop Can't See Network attached printer

    Hi everyone, here is the overview of my issue. Background: IP address for printer is: 192-168-1-20. Windows 7 system can also remote into the printer with a browser. Windows 7 Laptop can see Network attached printer. I can print with this machine to the printer with no issues. Windows 8.1...
  9. iNarek94

    Windows 8.1 BSOD again and again

    Hello, Recently (a week ago) I have changed my motherboard, cpu and ram. At this moment I have the current configuration Corsair 550W PSU ASRock H170 Pro 4 Intel Core i5 6500 XFX R9 270X 4GB 2x4GB Corsair Vengeance DDR4 2133MHZ 120GB SSD Kingston V300 1TB WD HDD After struggling with drivers...
  10. Vivek

    Problem with Changing Access Control of a directory

    In order to make one of my directory secure, I changed the access control of the directory to none using the command cacls DirName /e /p everyone:n. But when I tried to grant the full access using cacls DirName /e /p everyone:f, it gives me Access Denied Error. Also, I am unable to open the...
  11. 1

    Windows 8.1 causes repeatedly blue screens

    Hello people, my relatively fresh Windows 8.1 64 bit installation causes repeatedly blue screens that display a "watchdog violation" message. I already did some research on that, but the proposals for solution were not successful. The attached image shows the content of the minidump file.
  12. sacrover

    Right Click on Music and Video Files takes forever

    This is annoying. I have checked the solutions all over internet but this hang never ends. This happens only when I right-click on a music file or a video file. I have already tried disabling extensions via both shexview and windows Registry Editor. I have also updated the graphics drivers. My...
  13. 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...
  14. S

    Windows 8.1 registry entries request

    Can anybody please give me the registry values of "HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\RegisteredApplications" in Windows 8.1? Thanks in advance.
  15. M

    Remove the Ease of Access Button from the Logon Screen in Windows 8.1

    Hi, I want to remove completely the 'Ease of Access' button shown in Windows Logon Screen. This is just to ban a security issue related to the use of this button, when the hacker changes the 'utilman.exe' file in Windows folder into the 'cmd.exe' by taking some steps. Then, after restarting the...
  16. C

    (windows 8.1) Boot error with secondary hdd

    Hi guys, i hope i can get some help with an issue i had this past days.:ohno: Recently i had a problem with my computer, i had to format my sdd (which was my only hard drive at that time), before formating i bought a new hdd and backup all the old information on that hard drive. After...
  17. 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?"...
  18. A

    How to turn off the display when pressing power button in windows 8.1?

    In windows 10 there is a option called Choose what the power buttons do in power options, in that drop down list there is option to turn off the display when pressing power button. now i have installed windows 8.1 because of windows 10's bugs such as PC not shutting down completely and Critical...
  19. A

    Windows Defender, Security Centre, UAC all Disabled and Not going to Enable

    Hi All, I got a very teasing Problem, What i noticed yesterday is that my Windows defender is not Starting back after i disabled it, also Security Centre Service is Disabled, User Account Control got disabled when i enable it and restart my computer: Explanation: I Disable my Windows Defender...
  20. Nimit

    How To Install Windows 8.1 In Virtual Box

    And i am with my another video tutorial!
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