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Questions tagged [windows-8.1]

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How to make windows automatically close windows error dialogs?

I've followed the tutorial from here but I still get these: Any ideas how to make the program auto close?
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getting error “end expected at line 34”

The code is as follows: Set Sapi = Wscript.CreateObject("SAPI.SpVoice") set wshshell = wscript.CreateObject("wscript.shell") dim Input Sapi.speak "Please type, what you want to open?" Input=inputbox ...
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Windows 8.1 “Enable NTFS long paths policy” option missing

Tring to enable long path in windows 8.1 but unable to find the option available have a look enter image description here Managed to locate this screen by following the link Windows 10 "Enable ...
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Windows 8.1 background process

I'm not sure if this is the right forum to ask this question, if not just point towards the right one. Anyway, awhile back i was tampering with my HDD and my computer froze so i had to restart the ...
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Why is there an ASUS folder in C:\ProgramData with my complete Windows folder structure mirrored?

I used WindirStat to clean up some space on my SSD. I stumbled across a folder named C:\ProgramData\ASUS which has a majority of my Windows folder structure mirrored and is therefore ~15 GB big. When ...
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Bios shown two identical HD Dell xps13-9333

What cause bios-A06-11/7/2014 to show two HD with identical address'. If that normal Why? if not How to fix it?
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Is there a way I can put a hotkey to type alt codes faster?

I want to know if there's a way to type alt codes faster, like setting a hotkey. For example, replacing * with ”. I'm not that good with technology, and if this is the wrong website for this, please ...
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Windows update hanging

I'm on Windows 8.1. Windows update won't update, just stays hanging forever 'checking'. Have tried everything on the MS site right through to resetting. Have tried the two suggestions in the top ...
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Factory Reset After Install Of Different OS

I am planning to upgrade my computer from Win8.1 to Win10. If I do this will I lose the option to factory reset it back to Win8.1 In the recovery menu. Please Help Me! -Jared
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error: Command cl.exe failed: No such file or directory

The above command shows up whenever I try to install the following - pip install flask-mysqldb pip install mysqlclient
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how to find the initial hard drive of a tablet?

I want to reinstall windows 8 on a Microsoft surface pro with a bootable key but no way to retrieve the hard drive of the tablet. I tried with diskpart but it does not appear in the list even after ...
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Windows 8.1 update search never ends

Disclaimer This question has been asked so many times already, but none of the solutions worked, so here we go again. Introduction A friend of mine had a problem with her Laptop. So I re-installed ...
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Failure to install modern .NET Framework on Windows 8.1

I've tried to install anything past .NET Framework 4.5 on a Windows 8.1 desktop, and can't seem to succeed. The first attempt was through Windows Update, and it's pushed every update through except ...
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Fatal Erro! "Failed to execute script pyi_rth_pkgres

A umas semanas atrás, recebi uma atualização obrigatória, e ao retornar e tentar iniciar o PC, ele não ligou. Após alguns teste constatei que o problema estava na fonte, após substituir por uma nova, ...
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force enable PAE Intel Pentium M

my story: wanna install win8.1 on Pentium M Dothan/Banias based machine. During setup process the message appears about PAE (physical adress extension) incomaptibility. what i have found: The Banias ...

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