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MS Indulged in a Bit of Game-playing. [View all]
I just built my wife a new computer and, along with the parts, bought a fresh OEM copy of Windows Home. When it came time to install the OS, I cut ope
SidAug-17-17 06:17 PM
by Shelly
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RE: MS Indulged in a Bit of Game-playing.
Aug 17th 2017
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Rebuild of Existing Box---What Are the Chances That I C... [View all]
My wife's eight-year-old HP desktop has seen its share of piecemeal upgrades, but, I have now embarked on a major remake which includes: New Mobo
SidAug-17-17 12:23 AM
by Sid
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RE: Rebuild of Existing Box---What Are the Chances That...
Aug 12th 2017
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Aug 12th 2017
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Aug 12th 2017
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                RE: Rebuild of Existing Box---What Are the Chances That...
Aug 17th 2017
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Speed up your computer for only $25 [View all]
Right! Believe this and I'll sell you the Brooklyn Bridge. http://ne rdytool.com/xtrapc/? voluumdata=BASE64dml kLi4wMDAwMDAwMS05YjE xLTRmNGUtODAwMC0wMD
bobboAug-14-17 11:24 PM
by lenjack
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RE: Speed up your computer for only $25
Jul 31st 2017
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Jul 31st 2017
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Aug 02nd 2017
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           RE: Speed up your computer for only $25
Aug 03rd 2017
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Aug 04th 2017
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Aug 14th 2017
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MS Preview Updates [View all]
I'm puzzled as to why MS calls these Previews when they look like normal updates. E.g. I've just installed the July, 2017 Preview of Quality Roll
PcqandamanAug-10-17 08:27 AM
by Pcqandaman
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RE: MS Preview Updates
Aug 09th 2017
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RE: MS Preview Updates
Aug 10th 2017
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RE: MS Preview Updates
Aug 10th 2017
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Cannot connect to this webpage while using VPN [View all]
For what ever reason I find that while I"m using my VPN I cannot connect to this website with either Firefox, Chrome or EDge. Turn off the VPN (NordV
amukAug-08-17 05:33 PM
by amuk
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RE: Cannot connect to this webpage while using VPN
Aug 07th 2017
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RE: Cannot connect to this webpage while using VPN
Aug 08th 2017
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Reset Windows 10 boot logon password [View all]
Does anyone know of a (preferably free) utility to reset a Windows 10 boot logon password? It would create a bootable USB or CD and once booted would
PcqandamanAug-06-17 12:24 AM
by lenjack
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RE: Reset Windows 10 boot logon password
Aug 04th 2017
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                RE: Reset Windows 10 boot logon password
Aug 06th 2017
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Windows 10 Home error message on wake from sleep [View all]
I put my laptop to sleep overnight. It will work fine for a period but then it won't boot and I get the below message. This has happened at least 3 or
aldagoAug-03-17 05:37 PM
by GreyFalcon
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RE: Windows 10 Home error message on wake from sleep
Jul 31st 2017
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Jul 31st 2017
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Aug 02nd 2017
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Aug 02nd 2017
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Aug 03rd 2017
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Verizon switched to AOL Mail [View all]
OS=Windows 10 Pro My internet provider Verizon switched to AOL Mail. AOL Mail stinks. When I open Edge: I have a window on my AOL Mail page pl
TV Man 436 163Aug-02-17 02:22 PM
by GreyFalcon
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RE: Verizon switched to AOL Mail
Jul 31st 2017
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Aug 02nd 2017
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Aug 02nd 2017
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Kaspersky Lab working with Russian Intellegence! [View all]
Kaspersky Lab has been working with Russian intelligence. Internal e-mails from Kaspersky, one of the biggest cybersecurity companies in the world, sh
ShellyJul-29-17 12:08 PM
by beemerphill
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RE: Kaspersky Lab working with Russian Intellegence!
Jul 12th 2017
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Jul 12th 2017
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RE: Kaspersky Lab working with Russian Intellegence!
Jul 12th 2017
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RE: Kaspersky Lab working with Russian Intellegence!
Jul 12th 2017
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Jul 13th 2017
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           RE: Kaspersky Lab working with Russian Intellegence!
Jul 13th 2017
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RE: Kaspersky Lab working with Russian Intellegence!
Jul 12th 2017
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RE: Kaspersky Lab working with Russian Intellegence!
Jul 29th 2017
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PCQandA Is Moving [View all]
Hi everyone, PCQandA is moving soon. Don't worry, though. We're not going far. We're just moving to a new server. (The OS on the old one was reachi
jasonlevineJul-29-17 12:04 PM
by beemerphill
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RE: PCQandA Is Moving
Jul 17th 2017
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Jul 17th 2017
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RE: PCQandA Is Moving
Jul 18th 2017
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RE: PCQandA Is Moving
Jul 24th 2017
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RE: PCQandA Is Moving
Jul 29th 2017
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Promise For Quantum Computing [View all]
Ultracold Molecules Hold Promise For Quantum Computing Thu, 07/27/2017 - 2:43pm by David L. Chandler, MIT News Office Researchers have taken
ShellyJul-28-17 02:08 PM0

adblocker problem [View all]
W10 and IE11. There are a few websites where I get a message saying I may not read unless I disable my ad blocker. Very disconcerting, as I do NOT hav
lenjackJul-27-17 11:49 AM
by lenjack
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RE: adblocker problem
Jul 23rd 2017
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Jul 23rd 2017
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Jul 23rd 2017
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Jul 23rd 2017
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Jul 24th 2017
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Jul 24th 2017
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Jul 24th 2017
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Jul 27th 2017
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I Been Hacked Screen [View all]
OS = Windows 10 Pro I had just done a Acronis True Image Backup before I attempted the removal of my original AV program. I removed my normal AV
TV Man 436 163Jul-27-17 01:28 AM
by bobbo
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RE: I Been Hacked Screen
Jul 25th 2017
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Jul 26th 2017
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Jul 26th 2017
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Jul 26th 2017
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Jul 27th 2017
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Photobucket 3rd Party Image Display. [View all]
For years i have used Photobucket for Free Image Storage to display Pictures on some of the Forums that I use and occasionally on items I sold on eBay
pav78Jul-24-17 11:18 PM
by jbmcmillan
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RE: Photobucket 3rd Party Image Display.
Jul 13th 2017
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Jul 13th 2017
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Jul 13th 2017
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Jul 16th 2017
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RE: Photobucket 3rd Party Image Display.
Jul 19th 2017
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RE: Photobucket 3rd Party Image Display.
Jul 24th 2017
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Jul 24th 2017
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Jul 24th 2017
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CD/DVD drive will not read [View all]
I have been working on this for a couple of days. It is an Acer Aspire E17 if that makes any difference. Here are the things I have done. Uninstall
wings515Jul-23-17 02:22 PM
by GreyFalcon
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RE: CD/DVD drive will not read
Jul 19th 2017
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Jul 19th 2017
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Jul 19th 2017
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Jul 19th 2017
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Jul 23rd 2017
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Jul 23rd 2017
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You Owe It To Yourself To Give Bitwarden A Try. [View all]
Bitwarden is a new and totally free browser extension available for Firefox, Chrome, Opera and IE. It is, finally, the password manager to die for (we
SidJul-17-17 11:07 PM
by Paul D
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RE: You Owe It To Yourself To Give Bitwarden A Try.
May 24th 2017
RE: You Owe It To Yourself To Give Bitwarden A Try.
May 25th 2017
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May 25th 2017
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May 28th 2017
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RE: You Owe It To Yourself To Give Bitwarden A Try.
Jul 17th 2017
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Losing internet connection [View all]
Since Jim kind of messed up my previous thread, I'll reword this to see if I can get some help. Two days in a row and once, a week and a half ago, I l
StevehikerJul-12-17 03:38 AM
by Stevehiker
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RE: Losing internet connection
Jul 11th 2017
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Jul 12th 2017
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S.M.A.R.T indicates failure [View all]
Toshiba SD75Dt Laptop, Windows 10Pro 64 bit, 1TB HDD, 12GB RAM Ran Speccy and S.M.A.R.T. attributes indicate everything green except for Realloca
aldagoJul-07-17 03:57 AM
by Ttech
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RE: S.M.A.R.T indicates failure
Jul 05th 2017
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RE: S.M.A.R.T indicates failure
Jul 07th 2017
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Curious event [View all]
About a month ago, after updating Windows or something, my dual boot start up shows Win 10 with a border around it. I doesn't change anything, I'm ju
bobboJul-05-17 04:09 AM
by bobbo
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RE: Curious event
Jul 03rd 2017
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Jul 05th 2017
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Router reset [View all]
This is the 2nd night in a row that I've had to reset my router in order to get my internet connection back. I also had to do it a week and a half ago
StevehikerJun-30-17 02:02 PM
by Shelly
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RE: Router reset
Jun 30th 2017
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RE: Router reset
Jun 30th 2017
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Router has had to be reset twice in the last week and a... [View all]
I have a Netgear N750 Model #WNDR430, whick is 2 years old. I purchased it from Staples on January 24th, 2015. Modem is a Surfboard SB6121. I reset t
StevehikerJun-30-17 01:34 AM
by Stevehiker
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RE: Router has had to be reset twice in the last week a...
Feb 12th 2017
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RE: Router has had to be reset twice in the last week a...
Jun 30th 2017
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Windows 7 Problem [View all]
My niece has a Lenova laptop with windows 7. It will not boot and I have found no way to get to the OS. It does not see the CD in the bios. Won't
TootsJun-29-17 02:11 PM
by lenjack
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RE: Windows 7 Problem
Jun 20th 2017
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Jun 20th 2017
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Jun 21st 2017
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Jun 21st 2017
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Jun 21st 2017
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Jun 21st 2017
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Jun 21st 2017
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Jun 21st 2017
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Jun 21st 2017
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Jun 22nd 2017
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Jun 22nd 2017
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Jun 23rd 2017
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Jun 23rd 2017
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Jun 24th 2017
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Jun 25th 2017
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Jun 27th 2017
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Jun 28th 2017
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Jun 29th 2017
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DVD drive will not read [View all]
A friend just brought over this new ACER Aspire XC-704G WIN10 machine. She had all her files from a WIN7 machine transferred while in Florida. The i
wings515Jun-29-17 04:52 AM
by Chickenman
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RE: DVD drive will not read
Jun 28th 2017
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Jun 28th 2017
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Jun 28th 2017
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Mouse needs click to move [View all]
This problem just started. Don't know if it related to an MS update. The mouse and keyboard are connected using an MS wireless adapter into a USB po
wings515Jun-28-17 02:50 PM
by wings515
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RE: Mouse needs click to move
Jun 28th 2017
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Jun 28th 2017
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Jun 28th 2017
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Windows 10 won't boot [View all]
I'm using a Toshiba S75Dt laptop with 1 TB HDD and an AMD A10 processor. Last night the computer was operating properly. This morning no boot. Autom
aldagoJun-26-17 01:18 AM
by dtellier
1
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RE: Windows 10 won't boot
Jun 26th 2017
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Monitor goes black. [View all]
Here lately I've been having a problem with my monitor going black. So far it hasn't happened while I was using my pc, only if I leave for a while and
weav6900Jun-25-17 09:59 PM
by dtellier
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RE: Monitor goes black.
Jun 25th 2017
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Jun 25th 2017
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Windows 10 major upgrade ? [View all]
I G0t A P0pup today abut a major new W10 upgrade being available It stated that it would take a longer time than usual to install. I believe I had s
ShellyJun-20-17 02:14 PM
by Shelly
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RE: Windows 10 major upgrade ?
Jun 18th 2017
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RE: Windows 10 major upgrade ?
Jun 19th 2017
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RE: Windows 10 major upgrade ?
Jun 19th 2017
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Jun 20th 2017
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Microsoft really pisses me off [View all]
Every version of Windows since XP has deleted abilities to customize Windows. I used to be able to change menu colors, font and text size, icon spaci
AZEricJun-18-17 07:34 PM
by KJT
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RE: Microsoft really pisses me off
Jun 15th 2017
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Jun 15th 2017
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Jun 15th 2017
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Jun 16th 2017
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Jun 17th 2017
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Jun 18th 2017
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Virtual Machines [View all]
Does anyone use and can recommend a virtual machine that can run on a Windows 7 Home PC? TIA.
PcqandamanJun-14-17 05:58 PM
by Pcqandaman
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RE: Virtual Machines
Jun 14th 2017
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RE: Virtual Machines
Jun 14th 2017
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Tale of woe. [View all]
The other day I was messing around trying to find a crack for a game (I know I know) and being tired I clicked on something that in the back of my min
jbmcmillanJun-11-17 07:33 PM
by Shelly
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Jun 11th 2017
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Jun 11th 2017
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Jun 11th 2017
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Jun 11th 2017
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Jun 11th 2017
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