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Old XP died [View all]
Hello, Well mu old XP machine died when I turned it on for another reason. The HDD just click and click. I know I should not have done it but so wh
wings515Mar-01-21 05:05 AM
by nightlyreader
1
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RE: Old XP died
Mar 01st 2021
1

Batch file to copy and rename files [View all]
I regularly need to copy and rename files whose filenames have various lengths but always end in the same three characters, which I need to change to
harryMar-01-21 02:31 AM
by harry
4
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RE: Batch file to copy and rename files
Feb 25th 2021
1
RE: Batch file to copy and rename files
Feb 25th 2021
3
RE: Batch file to copy and rename files
Feb 25th 2021
2
RE: Batch file to copy and rename files
Mar 01st 2021
4

Howw to remove log in name [View all]
Hello all, I worked on a Dell laptop a while back upgrading from WIN 8 to WIN 10. During my time with this PC I logged into my Chewy account on this
wings515Feb-28-21 06:40 PM
by wings515
5
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Subject Author Message Date ID
RE: Howw to remove log in name
Jan 25th 2021
1
RE: Howw to remove log in name
Feb 14th 2021
2
      RE: Howw to remove log in name
Feb 22nd 2021
3
           RE: Howw to remove log in name
Feb 23rd 2021
4
                RE: Howw to remove log in name
Feb 28th 2021
5

New Computer Build Dilemma [View all]
My new computer build has been slowed down by Covid. For one, prices on such components as video cards have soared. As a non gamer I was considering
daniellFeb-28-21 06:21 PM0

Hourglass is back [View all]
For the longest time, when Windows was working, I would see an hourglass at my cursor. Then it became a spinning circle. Now it seems the hourglass
allstondaveFeb-22-21 11:55 AM
by KJT
1
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RE: Hourglass is back
Feb 22nd 2021
1

Why so many Edge listings [View all]
I was looking at the task manager as my Lenovo WIN10 machine was booting I noticed something that has been bothering me for a long time. Looking at a
wings515Feb-16-21 12:53 PM
by wings515
2
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Subject Author Message Date ID
RE: Why so many Edge listings
Feb 15th 2021
1
RE: Why so many Edge listings
Feb 16th 2021
2

Cumulative update preview 2021-01 [View all]
I made the mistake of installing the subject update. Didn't like it at all, and restored a previous version, but in Windows update, it is showing 20%
bobboFeb-14-21 04:03 PM
by wings515
4
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Subject Author Message Date ID
RE: Cumulative update preview 2021-01
Feb 05th 2021
1
RE: Cumulative update preview 2021-01
Feb 05th 2021
2
RE: Cumulative update preview 2021-01
Feb 10th 2021
3
      RE: Cumulative update preview 2021-01
Feb 14th 2021
4

When is it a good time to upgrade to a new router? [View all]
Good day all, Recently I've noticed that my TP link Arcer 1750 router hasn't gotten a software update since 2018. I've had it for almost fives year
MistahManFeb-01-21 01:24 AM
by MistahMan
7
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RE: When is it a good time to upgrade to a new router?
Jan 29th 2021
1
RE: When is it a good time to upgrade to a new router?
Jan 29th 2021
2
RE: When is it a good time to upgrade to a new router?
Jan 29th 2021
3
RE: When is it a good time to upgrade to a new router?
Jan 30th 2021
4
RE: When is it a good time to upgrade to a new router?
Jan 30th 2021
5
      RE: When is it a good time to upgrade to a new router?
Jan 31st 2021
6
           RE: When is it a good time to upgrade to a new router?
Feb 01st 2021
7

World Community Grid [View all]
Just curious, who besides me is actively crunching for team PCQandA on WCG? Also, if you used to do it and quit, can you tell me why?
TtechJan-30-21 01:51 AM
by Zeke36
1
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RE: World Community Grid
Jan 30th 2021
1

tracking processes accessing the camera and microphone [View all]
Can someone explain me how to track all the sessions (using sysmon) step by step? I didn't quite get what I should be doing from the link. https://
sh.kJan-28-21 06:45 PM0

Need help repartitoning laptop [View all]
I have an HP Pavilion with a 298GB Hard Disk partitioned in the following order: Partition 1 is about 119GB with Windows 7 on it Partition 2 is D:
aldagoJan-27-21 08:04 PM
by aldago
3
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RE: Need help repartitoning laptop
Jan 25th 2021
1
RE: Need help repartitoning laptop
Jan 27th 2021
2
      RE: Need help repartitoning laptop
Jan 27th 2021
3

Win 10 updates keep failing since the .net 3.5 update i... [View all]
Hello, I've been a member since the WinMag days and I learned so much over the years that I rarely visit with problems. Ever since the .net 3.5/ 4.
PriscillaJan-20-21 12:30 AM
by Priscilla
2
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RE: Win 10 updates keep failing since the .net 3.5 upda...
Jan 17th 2021
1
RE: Win 10 updates keep failing since the .net 3.5 upda...
Jan 20th 2021
2

Alternative to Sandboxie [View all]
https://www.sandboxi e.com I currently use the above for testing and it has now moved to open source. I have nothing against open source but I have
PcqandamanJan-19-21 11:51 AM0

Last ditch effort to fix this pc [View all]
I have an older dell laptop that worked fine, albeit slow. I was going to factory reset it. I have a USB of win 10 that works perfectly. I deleted the
kittenmuellerJan-12-21 05:46 AM
by jackiebond
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RE: Last ditch effort to fix this pc
Dec 02nd 2020
1
RE: Last ditch effort to fix this pc
Dec 02nd 2020
2
RE: Last ditch effort to fix this pc
Dec 02nd 2020
3
      RE: Last ditch effort to fix this pc
Dec 02nd 2020
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           RE: Last ditch effort to fix this pc
Dec 02nd 2020
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                RE: Last ditch effort to fix this pc
Dec 02nd 2020
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                     RE: Last ditch effort to fix this pc
Dec 02nd 2020
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                          RE: Last ditch effort to fix this pc UPDATE
Dec 13th 2020
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                               RE: Last ditch effort to fix this pc UPDATE
Dec 13th 2020
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                                    RE: Last ditch effort to fix this pc UPDATE
Dec 21st 2020
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                                         RE: Last ditch effort to fix this pc UPDATE
Dec 21st 2020
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                                              RE: Last ditch effort to fix this pc UPDATE
Dec 21st 2020
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                                                   RE: Last ditch effort to fix this pc UPDATE
Dec 31st 2020
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                                                        RE: Last ditch effort to fix this pc UPDATE
Jan 12th 2021
14

HEIF [View all]
Hi, all...been on the hunt for this for a couple days, no luck yet. I want not only to open an heif picture but convert it to jpeg. Running Win 10 Pro
randybedoreJan-12-21 05:46 AM
by jackiebond
4
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RE: HEIF
Jan 01st 2021
1
RE: HEIF
Jan 01st 2021
2
RE: HEIF
Jan 01st 2021
3
RE: HEIF
Jan 12th 2021
4

Spam removed [View all]
Spam is not allowed here. Don't come back.
marcusharris03Jan-11-21 05:25 PM0

Windows 10 update 2004 [View all]
Windows 10 v2004 has now tried to install 3 times and failed, giving precious little indication as to why. I am stuck at
Paul DDec-31-20 09:27 PM
by Long Island Umpire
3
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RE: Windows 10 update 2004
Dec 06th 2020
1
RE: Windows 10 update 2004
Dec 06th 2020
2
      RE: Windows 10 update 2004
Dec 31st 2020
3

Have not been here in a long time. [View all]
In Win10, I used to have Bing Desktop and 8-Gadget pack open on my desktop when I started Windows. Now, for some reason, they do not start. Maybe Adva
allstondaveDec-31-20 09:17 PM
by Long Island Umpire
1
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RE: Have not been here in a long time.
Dec 31st 2020
1

No startup Apps? [View all]
W10, all updates. I'm using a Logitech trackball, and when I set the speed and motion just as I like it, it won't stay that way at the next startup. T
lenjackDec-26-20 09:10 PM0

Pcmatic [View all]
I know alot of you do not like, use Pc pitstop but I actually have used it as long as can remember. I Get totally consistent results and have learn
kittenmuellerDec-26-20 05:49 PM
by kittenmueller
9
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Subject Author Message Date ID
RE: Pcmatic
Dec 12th 2020
1
RE: Pcmatic
Dec 12th 2020
2
      RE: Pcmatic
Dec 12th 2020
3
           RE: Pcmatic
Dec 12th 2020
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                RE: Pcmatic
Dec 12th 2020
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                     RE: Pcmatic
Dec 13th 2020
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                          RE: Pcmatic
Dec 13th 2020
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                               RE: Pcmatic
Dec 13th 2020
8
RE: Pcmatic
Dec 26th 2020
9

Core Temp [View all]
Just installed Core Temp. I've used it before, and I like it. I need help with one of it's options. I've got it opening with W10, and displaying the h
lenjackDec-24-20 08:38 PM
by lenjack
2
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Subject Author Message Date ID
RE: Core Temp
Dec 24th 2020
1
RE: Core Temp
Dec 24th 2020
2

Taskbar icons disappeared [View all]
New W10 build, all updates. Suddenly noticed taskbar icons in notification area are gone. I know how to selectively place them, so I went into setting
lenjackDec-17-20 02:22 AM
by lenjack
5
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Subject Author Message Date ID
RE: Taskbar icons disappeared
Dec 16th 2020
1
RE: Taskbar icons disappeared
Dec 17th 2020
2
      RE: Taskbar icons disappeared
Dec 17th 2020
3
           RE: Taskbar icons disappeared
Dec 17th 2020
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                RE: Taskbar icons disappeared
Dec 17th 2020
5

Need help with DISM [View all]
I'm trying to restore Windows 10 Home Image. I run DISM... CheckHealth and ScanHealth and both run and say "The component store is repairable. The
aldagoDec-14-20 05:56 PM
by therube
3
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Subject Author Message Date ID
RE: Need help with DISM
Dec 12th 2020
1
RE: Need help with DISM
Dec 12th 2020
2
RE: Need help with DISM
Dec 14th 2020
3

System Partitions [View all]
Something I've been wondering about for some time. Just set up a new W10 build, on a freshly formatted drive. Why does Windows set up a 100 MB partiti
lenjackDec-14-20 02:33 PM
by lenjack
10
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Subject Author Message Date ID
RE: System Partitions
Dec 12th 2020
1
RE: System Partitions
Dec 12th 2020
2
      RE: System Partitions
Dec 13th 2020
3
           RE: System Partitions
Dec 13th 2020
4
                RE: System Partitions
Dec 14th 2020
5
                     RE: System Partitions
Dec 14th 2020
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                          RE: System Partitions
Dec 14th 2020
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                               RE: System Partitions
Dec 14th 2020
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                                    RE: System Partitions
Dec 14th 2020
9
                                         RE: System Partitions
Dec 14th 2020
10

What Does This Modem/Router Message Mean? [View all]
Comcast says my Motorola MG7315 Cable modem and WIFI router is "incompatible based on filters". What does that mean? Can I make the device compatible
aldagoDec-11-20 10:53 PM
by aldago
2
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Subject Author Message Date ID
RE: What Does This Modem/Router Message Mean?
Dec 09th 2020
1
RE: What Does This Modem/Router Message Mean?
Dec 11th 2020
2

Here is a new one for me. [View all]
I have been given a desktop that I was told does not boot. As I no longer have a monitor hanging around I could not see if it boots. Lights come on,
kittenmuellerDec-10-20 08:08 PM
by Long Island Umpire
5
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Subject Author Message Date ID
RE: Here is a new one for me.
Dec 10th 2020
1
RE: Here is a new one for me.
Dec 10th 2020
2
      RE: Here is a new one for me.
Dec 10th 2020
3
           RE: Here is a new one for me.
Dec 10th 2020
4
                RE: Here is a new one for me.
Dec 10th 2020
5

Java Script on Edge [View all]
Lately I have had pages on Edge presented as Java Script. I have to reload to page to get it to present in the proper format. Has anyone else seen th
wings515Dec-10-20 12:55 AM
by Ttech
1
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RE: Java Script on Edge
Dec 10th 2020
1

Another phishing email [View all]
Just received today which included the following message and looked very official, and for the record, I do not have, nor have ordered Norton: " De
bobboDec-07-20 08:16 PM0

Win 10 optional update [View all]
Is this optional update worth installing? My current version is working well. 2020-11 Cumulative Update Preview for Windows 10 Version 20H2 for x6
bobboDec-07-20 01:49 AM
by KJT
7
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RE: Win 10 optional update
Dec 02nd 2020
1
RE: Win 10 optional update
Dec 03rd 2020
2
      RE: Win 10 optional update
Dec 03rd 2020
3
           RE: Win 10 optional update
Dec 03rd 2020
4
                RE: Win 10 optional update
Dec 06th 2020
5
                     RE: Win 10 optional update
Dec 06th 2020
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RE: Win 10 optional update
Dec 07th 2020
7

Hardware monitor [View all]
I recently had my computer overhauled and there were some changes, in particular the Hardware Monitor app. I have it but there is much less informatio
bobboDec-05-20 06:20 AM
by bobbo
2
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Subject Author Message Date ID
RE: Hardware monitor
Dec 04th 2020
1
RE: Hardware monitor
Dec 05th 2020
2
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