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    File Explorer Keeps Refreshing and slows file transfers

    Is there some way to tell W8.1 File Explorer to stop trying to refresh the folder information? I have a folder with hundreds of MP4 files stored on a WD MyBook 4TB. As I try to add more files to the MyBook it takes 4 times longer that is did at the start when there were only a few files in the...
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    Windows 8.1 only "sees" Sata_0 and Sata_1?

    I had been running this system - ASRock Z97X Killer MB and Windows 8.1 - for several weeks with an SSD Connected to Sata_0 and a Raptor connected to Sata_1 with no issues. I also had a DVD Burner connected to Sata_5. Again no issues. Today I connected a second SSD to Sata_1 and moved the...
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    Solved How do I keep Internet Explorer "Frequent Blocks"?

    Internet Explorer has this nice feature that shows the sites you have visited most frequently under "Frequency" when it starts up - I'm using "Use new tab" as the default start screen. Unfortunately, whenever you tell IE to Delete Browsing History it clears the Frequency blocks. I suspect...
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    Solved File History and System Image Backup?

    I have a minimal W8.1 system with three physical hard drives. C: is the boot drive (120GB SSD), D: is my "Data" drive (120GB SSD) and E: is my "Backup" drive (300GB Raptor). I have the system set up to maintain the "File History" on the E: drive. I also have several fail safe Acronis 2014...
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    Solved Basket of Eventlog Warnings at boot time?

    Every time I boot this system (ASRock Z97 Extreme6/4790K) I get several Event Log Warnings that seem to indicate that the system is not connected to the Internet. Yet... everything works as it should and I never see another warning of this type until I boot the next time. I have attached a...
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    Solved OneDrive folder on PC?

    Dumb question - what is the purpose of the OneDrive Folder under C:\User\Myname\OneDrive? I know I can save files directly to OneDrive (in the cloud) or I can move/copy stuff to the OneDrive in the cloud. OneDrive then Syncs the cloud stuff to the User OneDrive folder. What's the point? Just...
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    Solved How do I get to "Select Preferences" for OneDrive in W8.1

    I see the App for OneDrive on the W8.1.1 Start Window but I don't see any "Select Preferences" in a drop down menu that is referred to in a CloudDock article "7 OneDrive Tricks You Didn't Know About". Can I/Do I need to install the Desktop App in addition to the W8.1.1 App shown on the Start...
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    Solved System Image Backup - Multiple Backups?

    Does Control Panel>File History>System Image Backup overlay the previous System Image Backup if you use the same device? Is there anyway to keep multiple versions other than use a different Partition/Hard Drive/USB Drive?
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    Solved Toshiba Laptop Upgraded to W8.1 Update 1

    I have "upgraded" a friends crippled Toshiba Satellite Laptop (Model #C875D-S7330) by replacing the 500GB drive with a 240GB SSD and then updating W8 that come with the Laptop to W8.1 Update 1. I used Acronis 2014 to backup the 500GB Hard Drive and Restore it to the SSD. The system has new...
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    Solved Windows Store failed to sync machine licenses. 0x80070490

    I too keep getting the "Windows Store failed to sync machine licenses. Result code 0x80070490" Event Log Message on one of the three machines I have W8.1 Update 1 installed on. I have done the Sync routine many times and I have "Disabled" the WSRefreshAppsListTask and yet I still get the Event...
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    Solved OneDrive/SkyDrive won't sync?

    I have three machines running W8.1 Update 1 and for some reason one of the machines does not like OneDrive. When I first boot the system the OneDrive Cloud appears in the tray. However, as soon as I hover the mouse over it to see the sync status the Cloud Icon goes away and I think I get the...
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    Solved W8.1.1 Won't sleep and won't shutdown!

    Something changed in the last week or so that has caused the system to sometimes not automatically go to sleep and when it does not go to sleep after the selected time it won't shutdown either. When this happens and I try to shutdown the system it shuts down but then immediately reboots on it's...
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    Windows 8.1 Update 1 File History after a restore?

    I ran into a minor problem with Acronis True Image 2014 after letting MSFT install Update 1 on my system. For some reason the desktop Icons go blank for ~15 seconds when I boot. As soon as I uninstall TI the problem goes away. The problem also seems to go away if I "turn off" Auto Logon to my...
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    Solved Kernel Event Tracing Warning ID 4 and Error ID 3?

    "The maximum file size for session "Circular Kernel Context Logger" has been reached. As a result, events might be lost (not logged) to file "C:\Windows\system32\WDI\LogFiles\BootCKCL.etl". The maximum files size is currently set to 104857600 bytes." "Session "Circular Kernel Context Logger"...
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    Solved Desktop Icons take 15 seconds to "repaint"

    What did I do this time! All of a sudden I have one system running W8.1 Update 1 that boots up and then takes ~15 seconds to refresh the desktop Icons. Windows is on an SSD. I tried deleting and rebuilding the Icon File using one of the BAT files recommended the last time I had a desktop...
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    Solved Driver\WudRd Failed to Load....

    Has anybody been able to fix this warning message that came with W8? Every machine I have running W8.1 gets a couple of these warnings at boot time. This system ASRock Z77 OC Formula/3770K seems to get a triple dose of the warnings. I have tried the "Fix" of setting the startup to "Automatic"...
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    Solved Another DistributedCom Event 10016 Error!

    Need some detailed help with this one. I thought I had all the Event 10016 Errors cleared up (with a lot of help from this forum) but now this one popped up somewhere along the line. I have tried all the usual stuff that worked in the past but this one just won't go away. Every time I boot I...
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    Solved W8 Install Partitions?

    I installed W8/8.1 on a system with a Gigabyte GA-Z77X-UD5H MB. When I look at the SSD where Windows is installed I have one partition. I also installed W8/8.1 on an ASRock Z77 OC Formula MB. When I look at the SSD where Windows is installed I have three partitions - 300MB (Recovery...
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    Solved Web Site's Security Certificate

    I have several Windows 7 and 8.1 systems that can access the "Acronis Forum" web site without any problems. For some reason one system running W8.1 gives me the Security Certificate error when I try to access it. I can eventually log on but as soon as I try to enter a post it kicks me off...
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    Solved Intel RST stopped working on ASRock Z77 OC Formula

    I was a happy IRST user on my "new" ASRock Z77 OC Formula MB since I have several Gigabyte MB's that will not run IRST. I don't know if it was the upgrade to W8.1 or a MSFT update that made IRST stop working. I am and have been running all the default drivers for this board that I downloaded...
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