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Questions tagged [windows-8.1]

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How to rotate screen in windows [duplicate]

I have a laptop with a video projector connected to it. The remote control from the projector is lost and I can't control the turn. The projector is attached to the ceiling and the image goes upside ...
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No Bluetooth Stacks available

I am trying to connect a Wii U Pro Controller to a PC to play Super Smash Bros. Crusade but I realized that I don't have any drivers for Bluetooth. The Microsoft BT Stack was not pre-installed into my ...
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Program not executing in batch script at startup

I'm trying to run HDDScan-3.3 in a batch file at computer startup through "Local Group Policy Editor". I want to change some power management behaviours for an external hdd as silently as possible. I ...
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Getting a lot of different BSODs after starting windows [duplicate]

From yesterday while playing a game I suddenly got a BSOD saying kernal security check failed. The system restarted and after few minutes I got another BSOD but this time the screen was all full of ...
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Hardware bluetooth doesn't activate when hardware switch is on

my laptop is a Toshiba Satellite c55-b5200. I upgraded from a 2.4ghz only wifi card (m.2 NGFF) to an Intel 8620NGW. The integrated Bluetooth on the card isn't recognized, and doesn't show up in ...
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Can i connect Bluetooth headphones to PC with logitech (non unifying) reciever?

so i have Windows 8.1 and don't have bluetooth on PC... I have Logitech reciever (it doesn't have bluetooth nor unifying logo) connected to PC.. is there way to connect them ? (It's from Logitech M185 ...
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This is no longer located in (Path). Verify the item's location and try again

The title says it all and I've never came across such an issue on Windows ever. Am running Windows 8.1 Pro. I've downloaded a few Cartoon episodes recently and they are located in the Downloads ...
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Can I install Windows 8.1 on my laptop with an Intel i5 8250u CPU?

Recently I got a new laptop, the Dell Inspiron 15 5570 with the following specs: Core i5 8250u 1.6 GHz 4 GB DDR4 AMD Radeon 530 2 GB GDDR5 Before this I was using an old PC with Windows 7 on it. ...
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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 can't shutdown after dual boot with Debian

I have a MSI GE60 2PC Apache, I could use Debian 9 and Windows 8.1 together before I installed Win 10. After Win 10, I had shutdown problems so I installed again Win 8.1 but this problem started after ...
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Can I stop svchost.exe's “\Device\Mup NO MORE MATCHES”?

I have the situation kind of similar to this post, but direr. Every time my computer wakes up from sleeping more than a couple of hours, it freezes for 5 minutes. If you reboot the computer, you have ...
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How to recover Windows from recovery files moved to different storage

I have HP Stream x360 - 11-p010nt, which came with a preinstalled Windows 8.1 in a total of 32GB SSD. The size of the SSD cannot be increased, and the system does not leave me enough work space. In ...
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Access blocked on my HDD

These are the messages that come up if I want to delete or create a new folder on that drive. It is a secondary drive and has NO FILES at all. So far I have changed permissions, made myself the ...
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How do I block domains using the hosts file on Windows?

I used to block domains on Windows using the hosts file like the following: 127.0.0.1 www.cnn.com However, now it is not working and the domains are resolving. $ nslookup www.cnn.com Non-...
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No Bluetooth option anywhere in Windows

I am using Windows 8.1 Pro and trying to enable bluetooth but I don't see any option to enable it. I visited: System Tray Change PC settings Control Panel services.msc Non of these helped. I ...

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