I've just "discovered something that might interest people, that often have problems with the Universal Apps. I was browsing through the system32 folder looking for icons to theme, and stumbled upon the WSReset.exe. Normally you run this either by typing it in the Run Dialog or in File Explorer's address bar. I right clicked the icon in sýstem32 and you can pin it to start or the taskbar.
Computer Type PC/Desktop System Manufacturer/Model Number Lenovo H530/10130 OS Windows 10 Pro 64 bit CPU Intel Pentium G3220 @ 3.00GHz Motherboard LENOVO SHARKBAY (SOCKET 0) (BIOS Version IEKT31AUS) Memory 16GB (2x 8GB Kingston) Graphics Card 1024MB ATI AMD Radeon HD 7000 series (MSI) Sound Card Realtek High Definition Audio & AMD High Definition Audio Device Monitor(s) Displays LG 32LD350 HDTV Screen Resolution (1920x1080@60Hz)
Keyboard Logitech K330 Mouse Logitech M325 Hard Drives C: Samsung -> SSD 850 PRO 512GB(RAPID Mode off)
F: Libraries & S: Hyper-V VM's -> Samsung SSD 850 EVO 1TB
D: System Images & O: OneDrive -> HDD Seagate Barracuda 2TB Internet Speed 25+/5+ (+usually faster) Browser IE11 as primary / CHROME as backup Antivirus Windows Defender & Malwarebytes Anti Exploit Other Info Optical drive: MATSHITA DVD-RAM SW830
Router: FRITZ!Box 7490
I also have Windows 10 Home on my ASUS X54C laptop
Win 8.1-Removing "-Shortcut" text after making a shortcut? I am currently using Windows 8.1 and am trying to remove the "-Shortcut" text from showing after creating a shortcut. I searched online and tried to edit the registry file as the website instructed to 00 00 00 00, but nothing happened.
Is there any way to remove the text or is it just a Windows...
Going to a shortcut with just keyboard 53158
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I made some shortcuts to things like web sites and files.
I hit the window key and microsoft onenote and files come up. I really want files to show up on top because that is where my cursor (not the right word?)...
Help with a windows 8 shortcut Hello.
In windows 7 there was a key command to see all the oppened applications in your computer that command was so useful and i dont know that command in windows 8 can someone tell me?
Shortcut to tile I wish to create a tile from a shortcut on the metro start screen windows 8.1
Can you tell me how to create one
Software and Apps
A shortcut whose name keeps changing! I just now noticed something VERY spooky.
In "C:\ProgramData\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs" there's a shortcut icon
that opens the "Control Panel" app on the Desktop (in the "All-Items" view).
The shortcut itself is called "PC Settings" and looks like the Settings charm, which...
A Shortcut to Nowhere In the course of experimenting with shortcuts and pinning and such, I
stumbled on a bizarre quirk of Windows 8. Find a program –– NOT a shortcut,
but an ACTUAL "exe" file –– such as Notepad.exe, which is in the
"C:\Windows" folder. Copy the actual "exe" file itself into your "My Documents" ...