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My Surface Pro is shutting down too fast [View all]
I have the power setting set to turn off the screen in 20 minutes, but it is shutting it off every time I walk away for even five minutes. Does any
John M.Oct-14-18 12:19 AM
by gdt3822
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RE: My Surface Pro is shutting down too fast
Sep 27th 2018
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Oct 14th 2018
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Microsoft pulls October 2018 (1809) update [View all]
https://www.windowsc entral.com/microsoft -has-pulled-windows- 10-october-2018-upda te-users-files-go-mi ssing
TtechOct-10-18 01:20 AM
by KJT
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RE: Microsoft pulls October 2018 (1809) update
Oct 09th 2018
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Oct 09th 2018
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RE: Microsoft pulls October 2018 (1809) update
Oct 09th 2018
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RE: Microsoft pulls October 2018 (1809) update
Oct 09th 2018
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RE: Microsoft pulls October 2018 (1809) update
Oct 09th 2018
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Oct 10th 2018
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Oct 10th 2018
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yahoo mail [View all]
I have a desktop computer using Windows 10 and also an ipad, but the yahoo mail on the desktop does not display all the yahoo mail showing on the ipad
aptfourdOct-05-18 02:58 PM
by aptfourd
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RE: yahoo mail
Sep 30th 2018
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Sep 30th 2018
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Oct 01st 2018
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Oct 02nd 2018
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Oct 02nd 2018
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Oct 05th 2018
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How to get into safe mode? [View all]
I have a dual boot of Windows 7 and 8. I'm trying to get into safe mode to see if I can uninstall Avast. Apparently, I didn't uncheck a box; I'm think
StevehikerSep-20-18 02:31 AM
by Stevehiker
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RE: How to get into safe mode?
Sep 15th 2018
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RE: How to get into safe mode?
Sep 16th 2018
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Sep 16th 2018
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           RE: How to get into safe mode?
Sep 17th 2018
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Sep 17th 2018
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Sep 20th 2018
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Macro [View all]
My OS is Windows 10 on my desktop and I would like to know if there is any way I can create a macro of my email address so that I don't have to keep t
aptfourdSep-15-18 05:18 PM
by aptfourd
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RE: Macro
Sep 05th 2018
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RE: Macro
Sep 05th 2018
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RE: Macro
Sep 15th 2018
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Epson WF-4740 Pro [View all]
OS = Windows 10 Pro Everthing seems to work on my Epson printer. My problem is my printer reconizes the USB drive inserted into the USB port on the
TV Man 436 163Sep-14-18 02:58 PM0

Computer Temporarily Freezes Every Minute [View all]
Every minute or so, my computer freezes for 15 to 20 seconds, after which I can use the computer for another minute until it freezes again; this proce
spencercatSep-13-18 09:42 PM
by GreyFalcon
2
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RE: Computer Temporarily Freezes Every Minute
Sep 13th 2018
1
RE: Computer Temporarily Freezes Every Minute
Sep 13th 2018
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Chrome OS install [View all]
I'm thinking of installing chrome os on an old windows laptop.... it is a dell inspiron 1525 special edition with vista home installed. I haven't used
oxygenmakerSep-13-18 12:46 PM
by jbmcmillan
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RE: Chrome OS install
Sep 11th 2018
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Sep 12th 2018
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Sep 12th 2018
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Sep 12th 2018
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Sep 12th 2018
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Sep 13th 2018
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Error message when Windows 10 starts [View all]
I get this message every time Win-10 starts. http://www. pcqanda.com/dc/user_ files2/28291.jpg An yone know what this is and how to fix this? TIA all
allstondaveSep-03-18 01:44 AM
by KJT
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RE: Error message when Windows 10 starts
Sep 03rd 2018
1

Logitech installer [View all]
OS=Windows 10 Pro All updates Installed. Keyboard and Mouse work ok. Without Logitech drivers (Device Manager.) My problem is I'm unable to insta
TV Man 436 163Aug-24-18 05:15 PM
by TV Man 436 163
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RE: Logitech installer
Aug 23rd 2018
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RE: Logitech installer
Aug 24th 2018
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RE: Logitech installer
Aug 24th 2018
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MX 1000 [View all]
Have any users of the Logitech MX 1000 found a good replacement? Mine is over 13 years old.
Greta_s DadAug-23-18 01:07 AM
by Paul D
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RE: MX 1000
Aug 12th 2018
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RE: MX 1000
Aug 13th 2018
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RE: MX 1000
Aug 13th 2018
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Aug 13th 2018
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Aug 13th 2018
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           RE: MX 1000
Aug 14th 2018
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                RE: MX 1000
Aug 14th 2018
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RE: MX 1000
Aug 16th 2018
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RE: MX 1000
Aug 17th 2018
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RE: MX 1000
Aug 23rd 2018
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RE: MX 1000
Aug 22nd 2018
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Windows 10 alert: [View all]
Microsoft releases Intel's microcode updates, including one to address the recently revealed Foreshadow flaw. Liam Tung By Liam Tung | August 22,
jujet84Aug-22-18 03:02 PM0

Info Update on Firefox [View all]
Mozilla removed today 23 Firefox add-ons that snooped on users and sent data to remote servers, a Mozilla engineer has told Bleeping Computer today.
jujet84Aug-20-18 03:48 PM
by therube
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RE: Info Update on Firefox
Aug 18th 2018
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Aug 18th 2018
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RE: Info Update on Firefox
Aug 19th 2018
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RE: Info Update on Firefox
Aug 20th 2018
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Opera Browser Question [View all]
I recently installed Opera based on Paul's post about switching to Opera. I find it snappy etc but the amount of cached files after a few minutes of b
peterbAug-16-18 10:47 PM
by peterb
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RE: Opera Browser Question
Aug 16th 2018
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Aug 16th 2018
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Aug 16th 2018
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Aug 16th 2018
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Aug 16th 2018
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Aug 16th 2018
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network problem after Win 10 update?? [View all]
My server running windows 10 recently did an update & now I can find it anymore from all the other devices on my network. I used to fix stuff like
John M.Aug-07-18 03:00 PM
by lenjack
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RE: network problem after Win 10 update??
Aug 06th 2018
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RE: network problem after Win 10 update??
Aug 06th 2018
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Aug 06th 2018
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Aug 06th 2018
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Aug 06th 2018
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                RE: network problem after Win 10 update??
Aug 07th 2018
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                     RE: network problem after Win 10 update??
Aug 07th 2018
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A real Browser?/ [View all]
You guys have been my go to for many years, So I have to ask. Is there a real Good fast browser out there? Chrome crashes constantly (updated, instal
kittenmuellerAug-06-18 10:59 AM
by kittenmueller
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RE: A real Browser?/
Jul 24th 2018
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Jul 24th 2018
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Jul 24th 2018
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Jul 24th 2018
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Jul 24th 2018
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Jul 24th 2018
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Jul 25th 2018
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Jul 25th 2018
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                     RE: A real Browser?/
Jul 25th 2018
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Jul 25th 2018
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Jul 25th 2018
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Jul 25th 2018
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Jul 26th 2018
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Jul 26th 2018
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Jul 26th 2018
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Aug 02nd 2018
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Aug 06th 2018
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Aug 06th 2018
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boot loop [View all]
w10. Working fine. Weekly images with AOMEI Backupper. Suddenly would not boot. Used rescue dvd disc to restore image from external HD . Done this suc
lenjackAug-05-18 04:26 PM
by jbmcmillan
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RE: boot loop
Aug 02nd 2018
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Aug 02nd 2018
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Aug 02nd 2018
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Aug 02nd 2018
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Aug 02nd 2018
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Aug 03rd 2018
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Aug 03rd 2018
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Aug 05th 2018
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I give up [View all]
So I think this pc is running fine, Bot. How reliable are these benchmarking tests? I have used 2 of them and both tell me this is a POS. I know it
kittenmuellerAug-02-18 03:12 PM
by therube
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RE: I give up
Aug 02nd 2018
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Aug 02nd 2018
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Aug 02nd 2018
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Aug 02nd 2018
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So I need you guys to tell me exactly how.... [View all]
I have a dell 5567, 7 mo old, the one i have had problems with alot. I got it with a 256 SSD. It is my first SSD and I love the speed. Added Ram, now
kittenmuellerJul-29-18 10:49 PM
by kittenmueller
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RE: So I need you guys to tell me exactly how....
Jul 27th 2018
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Jul 27th 2018
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Jul 27th 2018
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Jul 27th 2018
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Jul 27th 2018
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           RE: So I need you guys to tell me exactly how....
Jul 28th 2018
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           RE: So I need you guys to tell me exactly how....
Jul 29th 2018
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Jul 29th 2018
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Brave browser [View all]
https://brave.com/ Has anyone tried it? If you've tried it, have you kept using it?
TtechJul-25-18 11:31 PM
by clover
5
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RE: Brave browser
Jul 23rd 2018
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Jul 25th 2018
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Jul 24th 2018
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Jul 24th 2018
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Jul 25th 2018
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Password Remover [View all]
My Son was given a Dell Latitude E6520 W/Solid State Hard Drive I7-2760QM 2.4Ghz for helping a friend fix plumbing in a new Medical Practice she is se
GreyFalconJul-24-18 08:46 PM
by Barb
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RE: Password Remover
Jul 23rd 2018
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Jul 23rd 2018
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Jul 23rd 2018
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Jul 23rd 2018
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Jul 23rd 2018
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Jul 24th 2018
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Jul 24th 2018
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Jul 24th 2018
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Jul 24th 2018
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Quick question [View all]
I have a HP pavilion laptop with windows 8.1. I wish hubby had let me upgrade to 10 but nope. Well it now has bad HD so I put a new SSD I had I to it
kittenmuellerJul-24-18 03:40 PM
by kittenmueller
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RE: Quick question
Jul 07th 2018
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Jul 07th 2018
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Jul 07th 2018
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Jul 08th 2018
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Jul 08th 2018
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Jul 24th 2018
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HP Support shout out. [View all]
We bought my step daughter a HP laptop nearly 2 years ago just a low end web browsing email Facebook machine. So after 10 months the hard drive failed
jbmcmillanJul-21-18 11:12 PM
by peterb
5
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RE: HP Support shout out.
Jul 19th 2018
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RE: HP Support shout out.
Jul 20th 2018
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Jul 20th 2018
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Jul 21st 2018
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Jul 21st 2018
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Network Not Seeing Device [View all]
Wired audio player device (HD) does not appear on my pc Networks. It has been visible and accessible for file sharing prior- then one day it wasn't.
smile2Jul-19-18 12:28 PM
by smile2
5
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RE: Network Not Seeing Device
Jul 17th 2018
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RE: Network Not Seeing Device
Jul 18th 2018
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Jul 18th 2018
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Jul 18th 2018
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Jul 19th 2018
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Windows 7 slow [View all]
Hello, friends, it's been a while. What are your first recommendations when Windows 7 is slow? Boots up slow, reaches functional desktop slow, starts
Mojo2000Jul-18-18 10:01 PM
by Bob G
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RE: Windows 7 slow
Jul 18th 2018
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Jul 18th 2018
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Jul 18th 2018
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Jul 18th 2018
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Jul 18th 2018
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Jul 18th 2018
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Jul 18th 2018
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Windows 10 Pro [View all]
I have a free Windows 10 Pro from Microsoft installed on my computer. Windows 10 Pro works fine. The problem I have with the free install of Windo
TV Man 436 163Jul-18-18 10:42 AM
by TV Man 436 163
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RE: Windows 10 Pro
Jul 05th 2018
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Jul 05th 2018
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Jul 05th 2018
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Jul 05th 2018
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Jul 05th 2018
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Jul 05th 2018
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RE: Windows 10 Pro
Jul 18th 2018
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Getting Rid of the PO Box [View all]
Years ago, when I first took over PC911 and we renamed it PCQandA, I opened a PO Box. The purpose of this was mainly to accept cash/check donations. I
jasonlevineJul-15-18 10:34 AM
by TV Man 436 163
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RE: Getting Rid of the PO Box
Jul 12th 2018
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Jul 13th 2018
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RE: Getting Rid of the PO Box
Jul 15th 2018
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Win 10 update [View all]
Ran the latest update last night and find there's a lot of new stuff. Will have to spend some time and do some exploring. Anyone have comments pro or
bobboJul-14-18 03:27 PM
by bobbo
2
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RE: Win 10 update
Jul 14th 2018
1
RE: Win 10 update
Jul 14th 2018
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No new posts since 6/11? [View all]
Can this be right?
lenjackJul-05-18 07:28 PM
by McGee
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RE: No new posts since 6/11?
Jun 20th 2018
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Jun 20th 2018
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Jun 23rd 2018
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Jun 23rd 2018
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Jun 24th 2018
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Jun 24th 2018
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                RE: No new posts since 6/11?
Jun 26th 2018
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RE: No new posts since 6/11?
Jul 05th 2018
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Annual PCQandA Fundraiser - Goal Reached [View all]
After counting the last donations, we've topped the fundraiser goal. We've raised over $425 in under a month. A big thank you to everyone who donated
jasonlevineJul-05-18 07:15 PM
by McGee
1
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RE: Annual PCQandA Fundraiser - Goal Reached
Jul 05th 2018
1
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