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    DISM - Fixing Component Store Corruption in Windows 8
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    How to Use DISM to Fix Component Store Corruption in Windows 8 and Windows Server 2012



    This tutorial will show you how to do an Inbox Corruption Repair with the DISM /Cleanup-Image tool to fix component store corruption in Windows 8 and Windows Server 2012.
    Author: Brink Comments 320 Views 874,915 Last Activity: 15 Feb 2017
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    Windows Update Cleanup in Windows 8
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    How to Use Windows Update Cleanup in Windows 8 and 8.1



    This tutorial will show you how to use Windows Update Cleanup to delete outdated Windows updates from the WinSxS folder (component store) to free up hard drive space in Windows 8 and 8.1.
    Author: Brink Comments 25 Views 57,857 Last Activity: 23 Jan 2017
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    Startup Delay Time - Reduce in Windows 8
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    How to Reduce the Startup Delay Time for Desktop Apps in Windows 8 and 8.1



    This tutorial will show you how to change the startup delay time of your desktop apps that run at startup to what you want instead in Windows 8, Windows RT, Windows 8.1, and Windows RT 8.1.
    Author: Brink Comments 18 Views 87,333 Last Activity: 22 Dec 2016
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    SFC /SCANNOW Command - Run in Windows 8
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    How to Run "SFC /SCANNOW" Command at Boot or in Windows 8 and 8.1



    This will show you how to run the sfc /scannow command at boot or in Windows 8 to attempt to repair corrupted or modified system files.
    Author: Brink Comments 118 Views 614,866 Last Activity: 17 Dec 2016
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    AutoEndTask Apps Not Responding at Shutdown in Windows
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    How to Turn On or Off to Automatically Close Apps not Responding at Shutdown in Windows



    This tutorial will show you how to turn on or off AutoEndTasks of non-responding processes at shutdown for current or all users in XP, Vista, Windows 7, and Windows 8.
    Author: Brink Comments 24 Views 58,730 Last Activity: 28 Aug 2016
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    Reset Windows 8
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    How to Reset Windows 8 and Windows 8.1



    This will show you how to use a new feature in Windows 8 and Windows 8.1 to reset your PC to completely start over back to default to remove all personal data, apps, and settings from the PC, and reinstall Windows.
    Author: Brink Comments 105 Views 302,514 Last Activity: 14 Jul 2016
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    Refresh Windows 8
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    How to Refresh Windows 8 and Windows 8.1



    This will show you how to refresh your Windows 8 and Windows 8.1 PC to restore it's original settings, while your accounts, files, personlizations settings, network settings, and Windows Store apps remain unaffected.
    Author: Brink Comments 167 Views 370,879 Last Activity: 04 Jul 2016
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    Windows.old Folder - Delete in Windows 8
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    How to Delete "Windows.old" Folder in Windows 8 and 8.1



    This tutorial will show you how to delete the Windows.old folder that has been placed in the root directory of the Windows 8 drive when you do a upgrade to or a refresh of Windows 8.
    Author: Brink Comments 117 Views 642,177 Last Activity: 22 May 2016
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    Automatic Maintenance - Enable or Disable in Windows 8
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    How to Enable or Disable Automatic Maintenance in Windows 8 and 8.1



    This tutorial will show you how to enable or disable Automatic Maintenance in Windows 8, Windows RT, Windows 8.1, and Windows RT 8.1.
    Author: Brink Comments 31 Views 110,270 Last Activity: 18 May 2016
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    Tile Notifications for Metro Apps - Clear History on Exit in Windows 8
    4 Attachment(s) Tile Notifications for Metro Apps - Clear History on Exit in Windows 8
    How to Clear Apps Live Tile Notifications on Exit in Windows 8 and 8.1



    This tutorial will show you how to enable or disable to clear history of tile notifications on exit for all or specified users in Windows 8.
    Author: Brink Comments 4 Views 12,725 Last Activity: 25 Apr 2016
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    System Repair Disc - Create in Windows 8
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    How to Create a "System Repair Disc" (CD/DVD) in Windows 8



    This will show you how to create a system repair disc (CD/DVD) in Windows 8 to use to boot to the system recovery options that can be used to help recover Windows 8.
    Author: Brink Comments 93 Views 373,871 Last Activity: 20 Apr 2016
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    System Health Report - Generate and View in Windows 8.1
    6 Attachment(s) System Health Report - Generate and View in Windows 8.1
    How to Generate and View a System Health Report in Windows 8.1



    This tutorial will show you how to view and generate a system health report to help track down any software and hardware errors in Windows 8.1.
    Author: Brink Comments 17 Views 27,945 Last Activity: 14 Mar 2016
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    Repair Install Windows 8
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    How to Repair Install Windows 8 and 8.1 without Losing Anything



    This tutorial will show you how to do a repair install (aka: in-place upgrade install) to fix your currently installed Windows 8 without losing anything. For example, desktop apps.
    Author: Brink Comments 276 Views 405,387 Last Activity: 07 Mar 2016
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    App - Sync License in Windows 8
    4 Attachment(s) App - Sync License in Windows 8
    How to Sync App Licenses in Windows 8 and 8.1



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    Author: Brink Comments 4 Views 52,887 Last Activity: 15 Feb 2016
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    CHKDSK - Check a Drive for Errors in Windows 8
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    How to Check a Drive for Errors with "chkdsk" in Windows 8 and 8.1



    This tutorial will show you how to manually check a drive for file system errors and bad sectors using "chkdsk" (Check Disk) in Windows 8 and 8.1.
    Author: Brink Comments 28 Views 376,259 Last Activity: 30 Dec 2015
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    Recovery Drive - Create with USB Flash Drive in Windows 8
    25 Attachment(s) Recovery Drive - Create with USB Flash Drive in Windows 8
    How to Create a USB Recovery Drive in Windows 8 and 8.1



    This will show you how to create a bootable recovery (system repair) USB flash drive in Windows 8 to use to boot to the system recovery options that can be used to help recover Windows 8.
    Author: Brink Comments 215 Views 579,848 Last Activity: 02 Dec 2015
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