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  1. ecevit

    Installing win 8 x32 over x64 and license

    my old programs won't work saying that I need newer versions .
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    Installing win 8 x32 over x64 and license

    16 bit programs refuse to work windows 8 x64
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    Installing win 8 x32 over x64 and license

    I have a windows 7 home premium retail license and upgraded to windows 8 pro x64 using promotion discount. Now I want to use some 16 bit applications that won't work with windows 8 x64. So I want to install either windows 7 or windows 8 32 bits on another partition along with windows 8 x64...
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    Which start button software do you believe is the best?

    I use startisback. It's not free but cost only a few bucks. Yet , this is a temporary solution. With windows 8.1 , microsoft gives us the ability to directly boot to desktop. I guess I will uninstall startisback after final release of windows 8.1 .
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    Solved Should I use Start8 For Windows 8 ?

    startisback is best . StartIsBack - real start menu in Windows 8
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    Solved Two quick questions

    I think windows 8 will automaticaly enable defender after uninstalling mcafee. I do use macrium and in my fairly old computer, macrium restore in ahci mode sometimes causes corrupted restore so I use ide mode for restore and then revert back to ahci mode after restore is finished.
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    Win 7 Games to Win 8

    Is this legal to install ?
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    Replacement Start Menus - Consensus of opinion

    Startisback is your way to go. I happily use it . Directly goes to desktop. I never remember metro UI :)
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    Solved How can I disable a user account ?

    No , I wanted it to enable or disable a local account on my computer but somehow I learned to enable or disable administrator account , which is a bonus for me .
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    Solved How can I disable a user account ?

    I couldn't see any user listing on left panel for trying the solution on the link. Thank you. It solved the issue and showed a new way to enable/disable administrator account. This forum is great for getting answers and sharing on windows 8.
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    Solved How can I disable a user account ?

    How ? I tried mmc command on start menu but it didn't work out from this suggestion Disable a user account So is there a way to do it? I mean temporarily disabling a user account not delete it.
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    Win 8 - four core vs. 6 core processors

    I use my Q9300 cpu at 3 ghz with windows 8. I don't need any cpu upgrade at the moment. I am not a gamer though.
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    Solved How To Get A Start Button In Windows 8

    Also try StartIsBack - real start menu in Windows 8
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    AMD Catalyst 131 Drivers Now Available

    Thanks for informing . Downloading ...
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    Solved How to run a program as administrator in a user account ?

    You're right. The same version on both accounts. The error was about not being able to perform version check but chrome is updated anyway. Thanks.
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    Solved How to run a program as administrator in a user account ?

    My account has administrator rigths and I updated chrome in my account but my brother's account is no admin( he has power user priviliges but not admin ) so I cannot update chrome in his account.
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    Solved How to run a program as administrator in a user account ?

    Oh , I disabled uac . Hmm let me see if it works when enabling uac.
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    Solved How to run a program as administrator in a user account ?

    I don't get any dialog box prompting me administrator password. An error message shows up just for a second then disappears. Also, I didn't set up a password for built in administrator account. I just use my administrator account.
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    Solved How to run a program as administrator in a user account ?

    That way won't work , gives me error.
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