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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
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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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RE: HP Support shout out.
Jul 20th 2018
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      RE: HP Support shout out.
Jul 21st 2018
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      RE: HP Support shout out.
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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      RE: Network Not Seeing Device
Jul 18th 2018
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      RE: Network Not Seeing Device
Jul 18th 2018
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           RE: Network Not Seeing Device
Jul 19th 2018
5

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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RE: Windows 7 slow
Jul 18th 2018
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RE: Windows 7 slow
Jul 18th 2018
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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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RE: Windows 7 slow
Jul 18th 2018
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RE: Windows 7 slow
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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RE: Windows 10 Pro
Jul 05th 2018
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RE: Windows 10 Pro
Jul 05th 2018
2
RE: Windows 10 Pro
Jul 05th 2018
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RE: Windows 10 Pro
Jul 05th 2018
3
RE: Windows 10 Pro
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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RE: Getting Rid of the PO Box
Jul 13th 2018
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RE: Getting Rid of the PO Box
Jul 15th 2018
3

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
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RE: Win 10 update
Jul 14th 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-08-18 01:06 PM
by Ttech
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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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RE: Quick question
Jul 08th 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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RE: No new posts since 6/11?
Jun 20th 2018
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RE: No new posts since 6/11?
Jun 23rd 2018
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RE: No new posts since 6/11?
Jun 23rd 2018
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      RE: No new posts since 6/11?
Jun 24th 2018
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Jun 24th 2018
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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
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RE: Annual PCQandA Fundraiser - Goal Reached
Jul 05th 2018
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Annual PCQandA Fundraiser [View all]
Hi all, It's that time of year. Time for the Annual Fundraiser. As you may or may not know, a site such as PCQandA requires a bit of money to run.
jasonlevineJul-04-18 09:44 PM
by KJT
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RE: Annual PCQandA Fundraiser
Jun 06th 2018
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RE: Annual PCQandA Fundraiser
Jun 06th 2018
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RE: Annual PCQandA Fundraiser
Jun 06th 2018
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RE: Annual PCQandA Fundraiser
Jul 02nd 2018
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RE: Annual PCQandA Fundraiser
Jun 07th 2018
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RE: Annual PCQandA Fundraiser
Jun 08th 2018
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RE: Annual PCQandA Fundraiser
Jun 12th 2018
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RE: Annual PCQandA Fundraiser
Jun 15th 2018
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RE: Annual PCQandA Fundraiser
Jun 21st 2018
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RE: Annual PCQandA Fundraiser
Jun 21st 2018
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RE: Annual PCQandA Fundraiser
Jun 22nd 2018
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RE: Annual PCQandA Fundraiser
Jul 04th 2018
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      RE: Annual PCQandA Fundraiser
Jul 04th 2018
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RE: Annual PCQandA Fundraiser
Jun 26th 2018
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RE: Annual PCQandA Fundraiser
Jun 26th 2018
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RE: Annual PCQandA Fundraiser
Jun 26th 2018
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RE: Annual PCQandA Fundraiser
Jun 27th 2018
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RE: Annual PCQandA Fundraiser
Jun 29th 2018
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RE: Annual PCQandA Fundraiser
Jul 04th 2018
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My DVD drives [View all]
Are not showing up in File Explorer. They show up in Device Manager, recognized by windows and are functional, but they do not show up as drives in Fi
ElmoJul-02-18 03:37 PM
by Elmo
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RE: My DVD drives
Jun 27th 2018
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RE: My DVD drives
Jun 27th 2018
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Jun 27th 2018
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RE: My DVD drives
Jun 29th 2018
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RE: My DVD drives
Jun 30th 2018
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RE: My DVD drives
Jul 02nd 2018
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RE: My DVD drives
Jul 02nd 2018
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window border color?? [View all]
My wifes LT running Windows 10 for some reason had changed the windows border color to black. It was blue until a few days ago & she wants the blue b
John M.Jul-01-18 11:56 PM
by GreyFalcon
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RE: window border color??
Jul 01st 2018
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RE: window border color??
Jul 01st 2018
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Jul 01st 2018
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Windows 10 Pro Email [View all]
OS = Windows 10 pro I have reinstalled windows 10. I installed Windows 2012 Live Mail. I can send and receive emails. My problem is: My emails ar
TV Man 436 163Jun-27-18 12:35 PM
by TV Man 436 163
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RE: Windows 10 Pro Email
Jun 26th 2018
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RE: Windows 10 Pro Email
Jun 26th 2018
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RE: Windows 10 Pro Email
Jun 26th 2018
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RE: Windows 10 Pro Email
Jun 27th 2018
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Avast problems [View all]
I've been using Avast anti virus for some time but after installing Malwarebytes, I uninstalled it not wanting a clash between 2 AV programs. Most of
cloverJun-11-18 02:43 PM
by clover
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RE: Avast problems
Jun 09th 2018
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RE: Avast problems
Jun 10th 2018
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RE: Avast problems
Jun 11th 2018
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Defragging [View all]
I have stopped using the Windows defragger zonks ago and have been using Smart Defragger. But after defragging with that, I tried the Defraggler and w
cloverJun-09-18 05:29 AM
by ablib
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RE: Defragging
May 30th 2018
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RE: Defragging
May 30th 2018
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May 30th 2018
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           RE: Defragging
May 30th 2018
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                RE: Defragging
Jun 09th 2018
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RE: Defragging
May 30th 2018
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free replacement for malwarebytes [View all]
can anyone recommend a free replacement (shareware not trial version) for malware bytes. I saw bitdefender recommended on one tech site.
EdJun-08-18 11:24 AM
by Ed
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RE: free replacement for malwarebytes
Jun 04th 2018
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RE: free replacement for malwarebytes
Jun 04th 2018
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RE: free replacement for malwarebytes
Jun 05th 2018
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Jun 05th 2018
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           RE: free replacement for malwarebytes
Jun 07th 2018
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                RE: free replacement for malwarebytes
Jun 08th 2018
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View a DBS file [View all]
Can anyone recommend a free program file that will allow me to view a ".dbs" file?
TV Man 436 163Jun-05-18 10:54 PM
by clover
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RE: View a DBS file
Jun 05th 2018
1

Spam [View all]
This forum does not tolerate spam.
newidsanu62Jun-04-18 05:35 PM0

Latest MS update [View all]
Just downloaded KB4103721. After the download a restart was required, I did that. When the boot had completed, the screen went Black and a small rot
wings515Jun-01-18 11:44 PM
by KJT
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RE: Latest MS update
May 09th 2018
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RE: Latest MS update
May 09th 2018
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RE: Latest MS update
May 31st 2018
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RE: Latest MS update
May 31st 2018
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      RE: Latest MS update
Jun 01st 2018
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Jun 01st 2018
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RE: Latest MS update
May 31st 2018
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Cannot move video file into folder because of permissio... [View all]
I have an external hard drive that has a folder that I cannot move a file into because of permissions. I tried changing the permissions on the folder
Digiti 123May-29-18 07:55 PM
by Digiti 123
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RE: Cannot move video file into folder because of permi...
May 29th 2018
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RE: Cannot move video file into folder because of permi...
May 29th 2018
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Well, progress [View all]
I put in new 500g SSD, it is running, Boot order all fixed, Everything saying I am good. It still takes 2 min. to boot! Goes to black screen for we
kittenmuellerMay-29-18 03:28 PM
by kittenmueller
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RE: Well, progress
May 23rd 2018
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May 23rd 2018
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May 23rd 2018
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May 23rd 2018
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May 24th 2018
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May 24th 2018
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May 25th 2018
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May 25th 2018
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May 29th 2018
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RE: Well, progress
May 29th 2018
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Malwarebytes Free Version [View all]
I have not been able to find the free version of Malwarebytes. Do they still offer it? A link would be appreciated. Also any other anti spyware sugges
daniellMay-27-18 05:29 PM
by Paul D
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RE: Malwarebytes Free Version
May 25th 2018
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RE: Malwarebytes Free Version
May 25th 2018
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RE: Malwarebytes Free Version
May 25th 2018
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      RE: Malwarebytes Free Version
May 25th 2018
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      RE: Malwarebytes Free Version
May 25th 2018
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           RE: Malwarebytes Free Version
May 26th 2018
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                RE: Malwarebytes Free Version
May 27th 2018
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User account control [View all]
Since 1803 every app I click on asks me whether I want to allow that app to make changes to my device. I looked under user accounts but found nothing
cloverMay-27-18 12:13 PM
by clover
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RE: User account control
May 27th 2018
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RE: User account control
May 27th 2018
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      RE: User account control
May 27th 2018
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May 27th 2018
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"Run" problems [View all]
I have tried both sfc/scannow and chkdsk to see what problems I'm having on my admittedly failing HD. However, as soon as I click on the OK button to
cloverMay-24-18 11:14 AM
by uffbros
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RE: "Run" problems
May 23rd 2018
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RE: "Run" problems
May 24th 2018
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      RE: "Run" problems
May 24th 2018
3

SFC /Scannow Scan Reveals..... [View all]
I have been unable to save an image from Macrium Reflect to my 2nd internal hard drive. Macrium returns the following error. "Verification failed at 2
uffbrosMay-24-18 02:38 AM
by uffbros
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RE: SFC /Scannow Scan Reveals.....
May 23rd 2018
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RE: SFC /Scannow Scan Reveals.....
May 24th 2018
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Oh my! Now I have done it! [View all]
help! OK so I booted my dell 5567 into f12, and set back to uefi, unsecured. Booted with my USB adaptor which has OS on it it immediately went to ins
kittenmuellerMay-22-18 02:24 PM
by kittenmueller
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RE: Oh my! Now I have done it!
May 15th 2018
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RE: Oh my! Now I have done it!
May 15th 2018
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May 15th 2018
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May 15th 2018
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May 15th 2018
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                                         RE: Oh my! Now I have done it!
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May 15th 2018
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May 16th 2018
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May 16th 2018
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May 16th 2018
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                                                             RE: Oh my! Now I have done it!
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Error 500 [View all]
Recently (since v1803 anyway) every time I do a search and try to load the page I want I keep getting the following message: www.pcqand a.com is curre
cloverMay-22-18 12:23 AM
by clover
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RE: Error 500
May 19th 2018
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RE: Error 500
May 20th 2018
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May 20th 2018
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           RE: Error 500
May 22nd 2018
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RE: Error 500
May 21st 2018
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RE: Error 500
May 22nd 2018
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Unable To Hide Desktop Icons [View all]
I have searched google for fixes but no luck.I have Win 10 X64 Home. I did the right click on the desktop and select view and check and uncheck the sh
uffbrosMay-21-18 02:11 AM
by uffbros
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RE: Unable To Hide Desktop Icons
May 19th 2018
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RE: Unable To Hide Desktop Icons
May 19th 2018
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      RE: Unable To Hide Desktop Icons
May 19th 2018
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      RE: Unable To Hide Desktop Icons
May 19th 2018
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May 19th 2018
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      RE: Unable To Hide Desktop Icons
May 19th 2018
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           RE: Unable To Hide Desktop Icons
May 19th 2018
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                RE: Unable To Hide Desktop Icons
May 19th 2018
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RE: Unable To Hide Desktop Icons
May 20th 2018
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RE: Unable To Hide Desktop Icons
May 20th 2018
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      RE: Unable To Hide Desktop Icons
May 21st 2018
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RE: Unable To Hide Desktop Icons
May 20th 2018
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The grid lines in my document are not all printing [View all]
I am using HP ENVY 5532 printer and the document is in Excel. On the printing preview everything looks fine, but when it actually prints some of the
aptfourdMay-19-18 03:34 PM
by nightlyreader
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RE: The grid lines in my document are not all printing
May 18th 2018
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RE: The grid lines in my document are not all printing
May 18th 2018
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      RE: The grid lines in my document are not all printing
May 19th 2018
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           RE: The grid lines in my document are not all printing
May 19th 2018
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                RE: The grid lines in my document are not all printing
May 19th 2018
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CCleaner update loop [View all]
I have downloaded and installed the latest CCleaner and when I run it there's a notification that there is an update. The version I have runs OK, but
bobboMay-17-18 06:46 PM
by wlbandy
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RE: CCleaner update loop
May 16th 2018
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RE: CCleaner update loop
May 16th 2018
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RE: CCleaner update loop
May 16th 2018
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RE: CCleaner update loop
May 16th 2018
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      RE: CCleaner update loop
May 17th 2018
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           RE: CCleaner update loop
May 17th 2018
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                RE: CCleaner update loop
May 17th 2018
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                     RE: CCleaner update loop
May 17th 2018
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                          RE: CCleaner update loop
May 17th 2018
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                               RE: CCleaner update loop
May 17th 2018
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