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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
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RE: Win 10 updates keep failing since the .net 3.5 upda...
Jan 17th 2021
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RE: Win 10 updates keep failing since the .net 3.5 upda...
Jan 20th 2021
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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
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Dec 02nd 2020
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Dec 02nd 2020
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                          RE: Last ditch effort to fix this pc UPDATE
Dec 13th 2020
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Dec 21st 2020
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Dec 21st 2020
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Dec 21st 2020
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                                                        RE: Last ditch effort to fix this pc UPDATE
Jan 12th 2021
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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
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RE: HEIF
Jan 01st 2021
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RE: HEIF
Jan 01st 2021
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Jan 01st 2021
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RE: HEIF
Jan 12th 2021
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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
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RE: Windows 10 update 2004
Dec 06th 2020
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RE: Windows 10 update 2004
Dec 06th 2020
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Dec 31st 2020
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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
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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
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RE: Pcmatic
Dec 12th 2020
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RE: Pcmatic
Dec 12th 2020
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Dec 12th 2020
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Dec 12th 2020
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Dec 13th 2020
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Dec 13th 2020
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Dec 26th 2020
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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
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RE: Core Temp
Dec 24th 2020
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RE: Core Temp
Dec 24th 2020
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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
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RE: Taskbar icons disappeared
Dec 16th 2020
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RE: Taskbar icons disappeared
Dec 17th 2020
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Dec 17th 2020
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Dec 17th 2020
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Dec 17th 2020
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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
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RE: Need help with DISM
Dec 12th 2020
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Dec 12th 2020
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RE: Need help with DISM
Dec 14th 2020
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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
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RE: System Partitions
Dec 12th 2020
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Dec 12th 2020
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Dec 13th 2020
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Dec 13th 2020
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Dec 14th 2020
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Dec 14th 2020
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Dec 14th 2020
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Dec 14th 2020
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Dec 14th 2020
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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
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RE: What Does This Modem/Router Message Mean?
Dec 09th 2020
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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
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RE: Here is a new one for me.
Dec 10th 2020
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RE: Here is a new one for me.
Dec 10th 2020
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Dec 10th 2020
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Dec 10th 2020
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Dec 10th 2020
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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
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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
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RE: Win 10 optional update
Dec 02nd 2020
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Dec 03rd 2020
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      RE: Win 10 optional update
Dec 03rd 2020
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           RE: Win 10 optional update
Dec 03rd 2020
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                RE: Win 10 optional update
Dec 06th 2020
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Dec 06th 2020
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RE: Win 10 optional update
Dec 07th 2020
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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
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RE: Hardware monitor
Dec 04th 2020
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RE: Hardware monitor
Dec 05th 2020
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Windows Defender Advanced Threat Protection [View all]
Just got an email regarding Windows Defender Advanced Threat Protection, with a charge of $299.99. I didn't order this and believe it to be a scam. C
bobboDec-04-20 12:38 AM
by bobbo
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RE: Windows Defender Advanced Threat Protection
Dec 03rd 2020
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RE: Windows Defender Advanced Threat Protection
Dec 03rd 2020
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RE: Windows Defender Advanced Threat Protection
Dec 03rd 2020
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RE: Windows Defender Advanced Threat Protection
Dec 04th 2020
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New windows udate [View all]
Just installed update: "Feature update to Windows 10, version 20H2" and it changed my desktop icon colors. How do I restore the original setting? Not
bobboDec-02-20 01:04 PM
by Ttech
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RE: New windows udate
Nov 12th 2020
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Nov 12th 2020
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Nov 12th 2020
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Nov 12th 2020
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Nov 12th 2020
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Nov 12th 2020
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Nov 13th 2020
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Dec 02nd 2020
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Nov 15th 2020
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Nov 18th 2020
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Phishing emails [View all]
Got this one today: Your PayPal account has been temporarily réstrιςted Note the spelling on réstrιςted http://www.pcq
bobboNov-29-20 10:45 PM
by lenjack
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RE: Phishing emails
Nov 29th 2020
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Apple Help [View all]
Happy Thanksgiving to all. I know this is a PC forum but maybe some one will know the answer. My daughter-in-law gave me her ipad, a 32 GB. That's
wings515Nov-28-20 03:07 AM
by Ttech
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RE: Apple Help
Nov 27th 2020
1
RE: Apple Help
Nov 28th 2020
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Downloads Speed [View all]
I am paying Spectrum for 200 mbps download. So I am told. For the last month of checking my speed I have not been above 25mps. I see advertised the de
wtmpiNov-09-20 05:13 PM
by therube
4
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RE: Downloads Speed
Aug 19th 2020
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RE: Downloads Speed
Nov 08th 2020
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      RE: Downloads Speed
Nov 08th 2020
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RE: Downloads Speed
Nov 09th 2020
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POP3 Emails on gmail.com [View all]
Gmail stopped sending my POP3 emails on 9-16-20 after hurricane Sally blew up my street and knocked down all AT&T uverse lines and poles down. They
TootsNov-02-20 01:44 PM
by Ttech
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RE: POP3 Emails on gmail.com
Oct 29th 2020
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RE: POP3 Emails on gmail.com
Oct 29th 2020
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      RE: POP3 Emails on gmail.com
Oct 29th 2020
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           RE: POP3 Emails on gmail.com
Oct 31st 2020
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                RE: POP3 Emails on gmail.com
Nov 01st 2020
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                RE: POP3 Emails on gmail.com
Nov 02nd 2020
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DISABLE MS EDGE IN WIN 10 [View all]
Hey ther, Anybody know what the current method of disabling MS Edge browser from Win 10? Tried renaming folder to no avail. Thanks. Tom
Long Island UmpireOct-31-20 03:37 PM
by Long Island Umpire
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RE: DISABLE MS EDGE IN WIN 10
Aug 12th 2020
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RE: DISABLE MS EDGE IN WIN 10
Aug 13th 2020
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RE: DISABLE MS EDGE IN WIN 10
Aug 13th 2020
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RE: DISABLE MS EDGE IN WIN 10
Aug 25th 2020
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RE: DISABLE MS EDGE IN WIN 10
Aug 23rd 2020
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RE: DISABLE MS EDGE IN WIN 10
Oct 30th 2020
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RE: DISABLE MS EDGE IN WIN 10
Oct 31st 2020
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Oct 31st 2020
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New build issue [View all]
New comp is W10 home, 64 bit, 500G ssd, new mobo and memory. Old comp was W10 Pro, 32 bit, 240G ssd. I have the old drive installed in the new comp, w
lenjackOct-29-20 05:57 PM
by lenjack
8
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RE: New build issue
Oct 28th 2020
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Oct 28th 2020
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Oct 28th 2020
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Oct 28th 2020
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Oct 28th 2020
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Oct 28th 2020
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      RE: New build issue
Oct 29th 2020
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Oct 29th 2020
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Windows license [View all]
New computer build is W10 home 64 bit. Was able to use W7 installation disk key from old, discarded computer for activation. Key was accepted, but I c
lenjackOct-22-20 10:52 PM
by lenjack
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RE: Windows license
Oct 22nd 2020
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RE: Windows license
Oct 22nd 2020
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Help on corrupted disk [View all]
I put a CD-R disk in the Compaq Laptop CDROM and it opened and I could access the files. I closed the files and folders I was accessing and when I wen
aldagoOct-19-20 09:18 AM
by Nikolas Hirees
3
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RE: Help on corrupted disk
Jul 04th 2020
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RE: Help on corrupted disk
Jul 04th 2020
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RE: Help on corrupted disk
Oct 19th 2020
3

Teamviewer alternative [View all]
I have been using Teamviewer to help out friends and family for a long time now and been very happy with it. Sometimes there's a glitch on the other
PcqandamanOct-09-20 01:06 PM
by Pcqandaman
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RE: Teamviewer alternative
Oct 09th 2020
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RE: Teamviewer alternative
Oct 09th 2020
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