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    Solved Login to windows tenforum?

    Thank you Ztruker...just registered..! Cheers! fonzie
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    Solved Login to windows tenforum?

    I subscribe to Windows eightforum. Now that Windows 10 is launched, you have Windows tenforum. Am I able to use my eightforum credentials to login to tenforum or I have to register anew..? And if I register anew, can I use the same credentials as in eightforum? Appreciate a prompt...
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    Solved Help on a clean install project...

    Hi KYHI, No I don't need to backup the D drive. I am happy with my reset initiative so far - touchwood!:geek: I suppose, if at all I need to do a real clean install, I can just delete the C drive components and let Windows 8 installed on this C drive? I fancy not to have the Lenovo stuff on my...
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    Solved Help on a clean install project...

    No I didn't make system backups. I already have my personal files in my cloud account. I was trying to get rid of Lenovo's bloatware! My desktop was originally a Windows 7 Home Premium edition. Subsequently Windows 8 and later 8.1 was launched, I upgraded it. I suspected the initial Win 7...
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    Solved Help on a clean install project...

    Ok...I got a screenshot of my harddisk listed below. I have a C and D drives - D drive is my data drive which I like to keep. I would like to clean install Windows 8 or 8.1 on C drive. Guide me on this.... On diskmanagement tool you get the image below. When doing Windows installation I get a...
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    Solved Help on a clean install project...

    Hi all, I am interested to do a clean install of Windows 8.1 on my desktop. However, I am not too sure about the exact steps when it comes to HDD format/delete processes. I have checked I have 3 partitions labelled as volume 0, 1 and 2. Then there was a system reserve volume of about 350 MB. In...
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    Getting errors while updating windows

    I think your Windows update files are somewhat corrupted...find the tutorials on doing a sfc /scannow and DISM cleanup and follow the steps from there...good luck! ...and wait for the update and restart option again... Rgds, fonzie
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    Getting errors while updating windows

    I also had some problems with one of those security updates.. I supposed you were doing the updates via Windows update way? Try to do it via the power button. When you want to shut down your PC/laptop (?), upon clicking the button you have 3 standard options - Sleep, Shutdown and Restart. Wait...
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    Solved Reinstall Windows 8 from within Windows 8.1?

    I just want to share what I did to overcome my concerns in reinstalling my Windows 8.1 desktop..... The resources I had was a Windows 8 legal dvd from Microsoft and product key. I verified I had my Lenovo recovery partition from the very first time I bought the desktop by doing the disk...
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    Solved Reinstall Windows 8 from within Windows 8.1?

    Thank you Saltgrass for sticking with me on my reinstallation concerns/problems.... At the moment I'll leave my desktop alone. It is running Windows 8.1 just fine...like the saying "if it ain't broke, don't fix it!"... I'll wait for the arrival of Windows 8 dvd and keep it for later usage if...
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    Solved Reinstall Windows 8 from within Windows 8.1?

    Dear Saltgrass, Yes my default language is US English. I installed Chinese as a second language pack. Anyway I have deleted it from the list some time before I do this reinstallation project. Now there is only one listed - US English. No I have not fiddled with the fonts colour settings, only...
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    Solved Reinstall Windows 8 from within Windows 8.1?

    With regards to my first post on the languages problem, here is the graphic.....clicking on the confirm gets no response, even after waiting for about 3/4 mins...I timed with my watch...;)- Rgds, FonZie
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    Solved Reinstall Windows 8 from within Windows 8.1?

    Here is the DISM results.... Nothing adverse there as well... Rgds, FonZie
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    Solved Reinstall Windows 8 from within Windows 8.1?

    Thks Saltgrass for the prompt assist...here's the results of the scan.... Looks like there is nothing there.. Rgds, FonZie
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    Solved Reinstall Windows 8 from within Windows 8.1?

    Dear All, I have upgraded my Lenovo desktop from Windows 7 Home Premium to Windows 8 when Windows 8 was officially launched. I did it online. Subsequently, Windows 8.1 came along and I have also upgraded to it via the Windows Store. My desktop seems to be running okay except some worrying...
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