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    Solved Creating a Restore Point via Task Manager.....

    Hello guys, Am trying to creat a restore point via Task Manager to run every day, but no luck so far. Included 2 PRTSCRN where you can see what is done so far. Strange program sometimes starts but i do not find any usable file. Probram not Always starts (Always get a capital letter in...
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    Solved Cannot scroll in I.E. 11

    hi guys, had a similar problem in the past. Solution was to go to advanced in I.E. options and do a reset, then restart. But since z few days I.E. 11 is installed, automaticaly, and since then i cannot scroll in a webpage anymore. Anyone with a solution? thanks Jeff
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    Using Windows without the old Start Menu...possible?

    hi guys, you all know i do not want the very old Start Menu in Windows 8.1 Installed Launch 8 from Stardock and suddenly i have the old Start Menu on the bottom. I guess MS is trying to change the new Start Menu. Even in the APPS menu you get the Start Menu. Maybe this is old news, then i...
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    Solved computer too slow

    CPU INTEL CORE I--3770K LGA1155 Motherboard ASUS P8Z77-V hi guys, i feel my pc is not fast enough, so i opened Task Manager, Performance and as usual when doing almost nothing CPU runs between 1.5 ghz and 3 ghz. When needed he goes up to 4.06 ghz. i do not like this at all, and want CPU...
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    do not see Windows 8.1 upgrade in my store

    Hi, Been away for a while.....too much work. Installed Windows 8.1 over Windows 8.0 on 4 computers, like everyone through the store or via MS website. One computer does not see the upgrade in the store and when going to the MS website, refuses to install. This has probably to do with the fact...
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    Are computers outdating themselves in the long run?

    hi guys, i get the feeling and this since a few years that computers are stuck in performance and development. CPU producers finally stopped making faster CPU's. Sure you get more threads and so, but i do not see much difference here at home CPU wise. The FSB seems still to be a problem which...
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    Solved IE only working via the desktop

    hi, since yesterday i cannot use IE via the Start Menu or via the APPS Menu. Do not know where it gets wrong. Any ideas? thanks Jeff
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    Solved Defrag on SSD

    hi guys, installed 8.1 some 2 weeks ago (give or take). Now today i wanted to look to my 2 external spindle drives if defrag had run and it did run......BUT also on my Samsung SSD's which i never do myself. So has anyone else has this problem too because i do not find this funny. thanks Jeff
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    Problems with the APPS section

    hi guys, Must i place this in the Graphics section, the Drivers section, do not know, so here it is. Recently and finally i changed my monitor to HDMI (bad idea). After some problems Windows installed the Intel 4000 driver for the monitor. Now i have too large tekst when going into the apps...
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    Tell me how lucky i am after installing Windows 8.1...

    Well took the plunge and installed 8.1 against better judgement, because for the first time i hesitated to do so. True you have small tiles and medium tiles, but for me the medium tiles should be the large one and the medium should be half of wat is now. i see the small times compared to...
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    Solved Sync folder between 2 computers, 2 directions

    hi, well found on the net that it should be possible (Win 8 off course) to sync a folder or more between 2 computers, but when i try to do this, it does not work. Am not interested in Skydrive, used it, do not like it. Am not interested to buy or use freeware to do so, since Win 8 offers this...
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    Solved Deleting all rules at once

    Copied my Outlook file to another computer but the rules i have all get in error on the second pc. Since there are a few hundred of them and since i can only deleted one rule at a time....here is the question: Is there a way to remove all the rules fast, maybe in the register? The copied file...
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    Stardock also sent me the info for using tiles on the desk

    hi, since i am not interested for now in Fences, i contacted Stardock to offer the possibility to make the tiles in the start menu a bit smaller. I know this can be done : Hack the Windows 8 Metro Start Screen Tiles, Icons, and Pictures | a Tech-Recipes Tutorial but it would be nice just to...
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    How to make Metro tiles smaller?

    hi guys, maybe this was on the board already, do not know, if so, ignore the thread please. I found this interesting site where is stated that adjusting the tiles is possible in the Metro. Hack the Windows 8 Metro Start Screen Tiles, Icons, and Pictures | a Tech-Recipes Tutorial Do not now...
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    Solved cannot create a homegroup

    hi guys, well i created a homegroup for my 4 pc's, but with the last one i get the message that the Revo user changed the password. How is this possible? A user wanting to join the homegroup cannot change the password......normally. To restart from scratch, i led everyone leaving the...
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    Can the old start menu be disabled?

    Hi guys, Most of you know i like the new Windows, plus new Start Menu. So, can it be done, disabling the old start menu, i really do not need it. Maybe some program one can buy, anything. I do not understand MS here, why are we always redirected to the old menu. This is one of the reasons...
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    Decor 8 not working as should.......

    hi guys, Well i use Decor 8 trial version, intention to buy this, BUT when adding a folder with some wallpaper,to be shown in the new start menu, this does not work. Sent them an email, but no reply yet. Anyone having a solution for this problem. If this cannot be fixed, then i am not...
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    Solved Spider Solitaire (1, 2, 4 suits) for final version Win8

    hi guys, it was Calico here (http://www.eightforums.com/gaming/5798-how-make-windows-8-work-ms-games-previous-versions.html) who pointed some of us in the right direction on how to use Win 7 X32 games in the previous releases of Win 8. Over here the 4 users like Win 8, that aside, but my wife...
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    Windows 8 needs a big screen

    hi guys, having 2 x 22 inch screens, laptop 17 inch, myself 26 inch i think more users would like Windows 8 if they would change their monitor. Everytime i am on one of the other computers it bothers me to only have 10 rows of 6 high. While having myself 12 rows on 7 high (the first row is...
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    Why so many new members do not show their rig

    Strange thing and not my concern.... but recenly many questions for help are asked while computer info is NEVER shown. Jeff
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