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Questions tagged [windows-8]

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Computer silent after installation

My sound just died. I have newly installed Heos wireless speakers and I suspect maybe some settings have changed? Speakers are plugged into from the back of the computer. They are set to default. I ...
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Lenovo Ideapad U310 Touch - how bad have I f'ed up? - BIOS, Boot Menu, and System Restore don't do anything [closed]

please forgive me for I have sinned. Truly need your help! How can I reset this laptop to factory settings? My father's Lenovo Ideapad U310 Touch's OEM hard drive started making noises, and being the ...
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how to copy virtual machine for use in vmware

I have my virtual machines of Vmware 15 in following folder E:\installed software\vmware\virtual machines I have downloaded a cloudera virtual machine for hadopp in folder E:\studies\programming lab ...
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is xampp available for 64 bit Windows

I want to install xampp I looked at website https://www.apachefriends.org/download.html# but I could not find 64 bit version for windows 8 does that mean there are no 64 bit xampp downloads for ...
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xamp not able to install on windows 8

I am having errors while Installing Xamp 32 bit packages on 64 bit windows 8.1 (I could not get 64 bit downloads for windows 8 from Xampp page https://sourceforge.net/projects/xampp/files/XAMPP%...
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Re-Install Windows 10

I bought a HP laptop couple of years back that originally came with genuine Windows 8.1. I completely formatted this windows and installed Ubuntu. I don't remember whether I had upgraded 8.1 to 10 ...
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How do I add the numeric adjustment in =text (row(), “000”, &“/18” on different row

Whenever I try to increase a number before the slash sign in excel on a different row, excel adds the column number to the numeric before the slash. How do I correct that?
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Can't delete a folder because it's too deep

I have no idea how this happened, but I have a folder with so many sub folders that I can't delete the root folder. I have been googling this for about 2 hours and I've tried many things, nothing is ...
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How can I get my flash drive to be read properly again? [duplicate]

I have a 32GB flash drive. When I plug it in, it won't show up under devices and drives, but it will show up on control panel under devices and printers as "USB Mass storage device". I right click and ...
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Drive rejecting me as admin

Since yesterday i have a problem that my D drive does not recognise me as admin anymore. meaning i cannot edit/delete or even save something on it. It also mentions my recycling bin in that D drive is ...
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windows 8.1 rt type keyboard missing driver

I don't know how but the driver for my type keyboard on surface rt8.1 is missing. I have tried update (which is automatic so should have sorted the problem but didn't), I done a refresh and a reset ...
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Can't ping a Windows 10 machine from my Windows 8

I'm trying to ping a Windows 10 machine from a Windows 8 machine but it doesn't work unless the Windows 10 machine pings the Windows 8. I've tried many tutorial and disable the firewall but the ...
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Windows 8 won't boot, even from disk or usb

I removed some virus-protection programs from my uncles laptop(Acer Aspire V5-531), and it seems like it messed up the BCD, giving the following error on boot: boot error message Path A) The ...
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Files modified or created in linux mint not shown in windows

I have a dual boot system with linux mint 18 and windows 8 set up. I can access both windows partitions and files therein in linux mint without troubles. My problem is, if i create a new file or ...
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Has anyone else started having problems taking screenshots in Windows 8.1 recently?

I'm running Windows 8.1 Pro and have been unable to take screenshots the last week or so. (Pretty sure it started after the latest update) Is anyone else having the same problem? I've tried ...

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