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    Solved Account banned

    I'm asking here as I can't ask tenforums. My account was banned in because I created a second account, which at the moment I didn't know was breaching any rules. You have been banned for the following reason: Multiple accounts not allowed Date the ban will be lifted: Never Is...
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    Do you need more than Windows default tools to check/repai

    I sometimes wonder about techs using tools such as Seatools, HDD regenerator etc to diagnose/repair hard drives. Do any of these tools beat Chkdsk in any way? (besides data recovery tools, I guess those have no match in Windows). Thank you
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    What options in Chkdsk windows 8 check for bad sectors?

    I'm learning about the new chkdsk suffixes in Chkdsk such as /offlinescanandfix and spotfix. Which of these new options checks all sectors for bad sectors, such as chkdsk /r did?
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    Solved Windows explorer Search doesn't work for Google drive fold

    When I open Windows Explorer (Windows 8.1) the search box on upper-right corner doesn't work in the Google drive folder. It works on all other folders. That is: when I enter the name of a file inside this folder, the search returns "0 items".
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    Solved Windows Disc Image Burner not available in my Windows 8.1

    Windows Disc Image Burner not available in Windows 8.1 I'm trying to burn an .iso image, so I right-click on it and I expected a "Burn image" option, but it doesn't show up. Is my Windows installation bad or has this feature been removed for Windows 8.1? I can't find "Windows Disc Image...
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    Can Windows 8.1/7 be shut down without installing updates?

    I set up windows to automatically install updates, and I don't want to change that. When I'm in a hurry to restart or shutdown my PC and I only see "Shut down installing updates" and "Restart installing updates", is there some way to do it bypassing the update? I've tried command line...
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    File History not backing up added library

    File history seemed to be working OK. But then I added a library in Windows Explorer with my Google Drive folder. I don't have much stuff in this folder, less than 1GB. The problem is that File History is not backing up this folder in its backups. Do I have to delete the file history backup...
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    My restore points disappear in Windows 8.1/8/7

    When I wanted to fix my Windows 8.1 because it wouldn't start, I saw ALL my restore points had disappeared. This has happened to me with all Windows operating systems I've had: Windows 7, 8, 8.1 and perhaps XP. When I need them most, they're gone, ALL OF THEM (not only those replaced for newer...
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    Solved How can I search Window Mail app in Windows 8.1?

    I'm trying to search for all emails sent by Amazon using the Mail app. Unlike Windows 8, Windows 8.1 doesn't offer a search for a specific application, just an "everywhere" search, but I don't see the "amazon" emails anywhere in the results screen.
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    How can I change case size in Mail app in Windows 8.1?

    Ctrl+mouse Wheel doesn't work for apps to change case size. How can I change letter size? There's a setting in Control Panel > display to change size of other stuff, but not case size for text in apps like Mail App. Thanks.
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    W8 starts with Alt+Shift activated, showing odd symbols

    W8 starts with Alt+Caps activated, showing odd symbols I always knew that by pressing Alt+Caps on the keyboard, I got other symbols when I pressed Caps plus a key, I mean: the symbols you see above the keys that have more than one symbol, such as the upper row of numbers. Now I'm getting...
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    I need to share a folder (r/w) each time I start Windows?

    I've set several folders and drives to be shared on the network with read/write permission. The problem is that each time I start Windows, I can only Access the shared ítems across the network with Read permission, instead of the read/write I originally set, so I have again to right-click >...
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    Program to know time PC was turned on/off, programs used..

    I'd like to have an application to know what time the PC was turned on/off, programs used in last sesión/sessions and all this kind of info about what happened in the last sessions.
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    Solved How can I avoid my PC hibernating after sleeping?

    How can I avoid my PC hibernating after sleeping? SOLVED! I have Windows 8 and Windows 7 installed in my desktop PC and it goes into "hibernation" after a few minutes sleep. I quoted "hibernates" because I'm not sure this is truly Hibernation, perhaps it's some special Asrock hibernation or...