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Questions tagged [windows]

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What to install with Qt Creator?

I'm trying to install Qt creator on Windows but it has so many options (and the whole installation requires many GB) that I really don't know which ones I need. I only want to be able to create and ...
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Do laptops/desktops with good brightness settings exist? [on hold]

All laptops/desktops I've ever been using have had only a small number of brightness settings. Usually I find that The lowest setting is too bright The jump between the two darkest settings is too ...
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How to make the external hard drives accessible through the internet?

I want to make my external hard drives accessible through the internet anywhere so I can access them privately while I am traveling. Below is a sketch of what I have in my head, I need a ...
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How to disable SHIFT modifer for NUMPAD keys?

Is there a way to disable shift modifer on numpad on Windows 10? In some games, I use SHIFT|CTRL|ALT modifiers and on the numpad it automatically switch to LEFT (SHIFT + NUM4), RIGHT (SHIFT + NUM 6) ...
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How to collect programs in PATH for Windows [on hold]

I'm curious about some minor problem I have and would love some help on it. I pretty much only run my programs through the run window (⊞+R) or through CMD/PowerShell. Because of that I already made ...
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Delete all files, hidden files, and folders and icons, but not the folders by right clicking: [on hold]

I've been looking for a way to delete all files, hidden files, and folders and icons, but not the icons using regedit. I have no idea about commands. I found a page that shows how to create a registry ...
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Striped Volume has a speed of a single drive

I have two Identical Toshiba 500gb HDD's and I tried to make a striped volume using the method described here. however, now the newly created drive has the same speed (read/write) as a single drive (...
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“Unknown USB device needs more power than the Port can Supply” message pops up

There's a message popping up saying: Unknown USB device needs more power than the Port can Supply. What do I have to do? What's wrong?
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WQL Query to get all devices connected to a specific hub

What is the WMI / WQL Query syntax to get all devices connected to a specific USB Hub? I can open up a PS terminal and enumerate all USB Hub Devices, as such: gwmi Win32_UsbHub | fl * The output ...
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Second windows installation not showing up

I had installed Windows on my SSD, but after a lot of customisation and registry tweaks, it was messed up. So I wanted a clean slate, so I installed windows on my HDD too. (Second partition). The ...
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Windows search folders only one level

I have, in a Windows 10 machine, about 600 projects folder, and each of these folders have two folders: current and old_releases. All projects together have about 1TB. To free space on the server, I ...
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How to view the data on a drive that was a part of a RAID 1 array?

I have removed RAID 1 hard drive from my old PC. I connected it to my new PC as a normal SATA drive (not RAID) but I am unable to view the content. Windows keep prompting to format it, but I dont ...
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Create USB flash drive with two partitions: first to boot, second to store data - for Windows, not Linux

I know this should be simple but I cannot for the life of me find info online about how to accomplish it. What I'm after is: With a 32GB USB flash drive 1. Create small (1GB) FAT32 partition 2. ...
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Batch script for automatic password submition

I have a windows 10 computer and a very old laptop that I ran Ubuntu on. I often use that Ubuntu laptop but it's really old so mostly I connect to it via ssh and do my work in the terminal. It looks ...
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How to find out how a program started on Windows

From what I have understood after researching on Google, there are two ways of how a program can start on Windows: Manual (The user doubled clicked on the executable or shortcut file of the program) ...

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