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For questions about the Windows 10 Fall Creators Update (Version 1709 - Build 16299). Use [windows-10] for questions not specific to a particular release of Windows 10.

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Windows Hello. Remove Pin button is missing

Windows 1709. Does anyone know which GPO controls the option/button "Remove" PIN? The issue is I can setup the pin but if I forget it I cannot change it anymore as it asks the previous one. Any ...
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Laptop randomly goes to an unexpected shut down

Just a few days ago, my laptop (specs below) is experiencing random unexpected shutdowns. The shutdown here is not the usual shutdown that you can do when you press the shut down option in the Start ...
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Hyper-V “Default Switch” blocks UDP

I've submitted Windows Feedback for this issue here, if you've found this question via Google please consider voting it up: https://aka.ms/AA1etdq . I'm a developer that uses HyperV to host emulators,...
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Windows 10 lock screen background different on startup

Ever since updating to 1709 (also known as the Fall Creators Update), Windows doesn't show my selected lock screen background when I start up my computer. It shows the default image. But when I go to ...
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RAID 1 disk goes 100% activity all the time with 0 read/write with 0ms response

I have setup software RAID 1 in windows 10 v1709. Main disk is SATA3 ssd but I have also two 3TB Seagate disks in software RAID 1 (mirrored). I have this setup for a few mounths and I had no problems ...
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Stop Windows 10 Fullscreen Popup

So today i was playing a game of CS in which i got a Windows 10 Update notice like this: This was quite bad since i ran CS in Full screen and the Popup just placed on top of the Game window and ...
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In the new-style Settings interface in Win10, how do I cancel changes? (Use case: power & sleep)

Win10 provides Windows 7-style Control Panel views that have a "Cancel" button to dismiss a screen without saving changes. Is there a similar option in the Windows 10-style settings views? I can't ...
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New folder default name to current date

I would like new folders to default to the current date in the format YYYY-MM-DD. There is a solution for dates but it only works on windows-7, not windows-10. There is a solution for windows-10 that ...
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Windows 10 upgrade on dual Boot with Linux

I have a dual boot laptop with Windows 10 and Ubuntu 16.04 - with the following partitions : Disk 1 - 128GB SSD : 160Mb EFI System boot partition 128Mb - msftres (no idea) ...
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Windows programs crashing after Windows 10 v1709 upgrade

After upgrading to Windows 10 v1709, I have been getting errors regarding Windows programs. Windows Explorer, Microsoft Management Console, and Snipping Tool have all had "stopped responding" issues. ...
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Windows 10 1709: Set custom scaling for each monitor

I would like to achieve the following scaling scenario: Intern Monitor - 175% When connected to: Extern Monitor 1 - 100% Extern Monitor 2 - 110% By using the settings app, you only can set Extern ...
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Mouse keeps freezing after using touchscreen in Windows 10 version 1709

I have a Dell Inspiron 3541 with all original hardware (besides hard disk). Recently, after upgrading to Windows 10 v1709 (after 6 months of "Could not install" messages), the mouse (touchpad) freezes ...
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No Sound device recognized after Win10 Fall Creators's Update

After the Fall Creator's Update for Windows 10 my Asus Notebook X205TA does not recognize any sound devices anymore. Windows Troubleshooting in the first run installed a Realtek Codec, but that seems ...
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Auto restart after updates option is greyed out in Windows 10

My Windows 10 auto restart after updates option is greyed out, and I can't turn it on or off. I clicked on the on/off button to turn on the option but it doesn't work. I have Windows 10 Home 1709 OS ...
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Asking to Install Update 1709 When Already on Version 1709

I have just recently made a fresh install of Windows 10 on my computer. After I finished the install I went to 'Windows Update' in settings and continuously checked for updates and restarted my ...

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