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  1. That would depend on how the program and it's...

    That would depend on how the program and it's installation routine are written. Most everything can be accomplished from a standard user account if one knows the password of an account in the...
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    XP doesn't use a bootmgr, Bruce.

    XP doesn't use a bootmgr, Bruce.
  3. In a word, no. The 'bit-ness' has to match...

    In a word, no. The 'bit-ness' has to match between machine and media. Also, I've never tried a "recovery disc" (that is, the disc one burns at Windows prompting when setting up a new PC) from one...
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    I finally found an actual use for CCleaner just a...

    I finally found an actual use for CCleaner just a few weeks ago! When I was returning a drive to Seagate for warranty replacement, I used Drive Wiper to clean the old drive before I packed it for...
  5. [SOLVED] What do you get if you click Start, then type in...

    What do you get if you click Start, then type in the search box (without the quotes), "explorer.exe"? You should be able to click on the search result at the top (explorer.exe) and open an explorer...
  6. Have you visited Dell Support...

    Have you visited Dell Support? You can enter the service tag or have their utility scan your Vostro to bring up relevant information, support topics, driver downloads, etc. particular to your...
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    I was using Z: as an example. While Windows does...

    I was using Z: as an example. While Windows does default to Z: for mapping a network drive, the Z: option is in a dropdown menu, allowing one to choose from any available drive letter (meaning any...
  8. It's MBR, because the GPT column is empty. ...

    It's MBR, because the GPT column is empty. Notice in the graphic I posted there is an asterisk for each disk in the GPT column. My system is UEFI/GPT.
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    I don't see why that wouldn't work. I don't use...

    I don't see why that wouldn't work. I don't use the Windows backup, but perhaps someone who does can chime in here.
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    Have you assigned the same drive letter to each...

    Have you assigned the same drive letter to each USB device, in turn, in both notebooks? That is to say, insert device A into notebook A and assign drive letter Z. Eject device A and insert it into...
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    [SOLVED] A power outage can cause a reassignment of IP...

    A power outage can cause a reassignment of IP addresses by the DHCP in the router. In most cases this goes unnoticed, because the router's IP (for the LAN) is assigned, and won't change, and to the...
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    It comes up on mine too, Jerry, but it doesn't...

    It comes up on mine too, Jerry, but it doesn't seem to have any provision for transferring files from this PC (Windows 8.1) to another PC. It only references transferring files from Windows 8,...
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    I have a desktop, 2 laptops, 2 Windows phones, an...

    I have a desktop, 2 laptops, 2 Windows phones, an Amazon fire HD and two WiFi access Vizio TV's on 4Mbps down on DSL.
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    I've always done this via drive images. If you...

    I've always done this via drive images. If you have your data on a separate partition, it's a piece of cake. Otherwise, most imaging programs have the capability to mount an image and pull...
  15. Yes, it is indeed a multiplexer. A friend of...

    Yes, it is indeed a multiplexer. A friend of mine of several years works for the local telephone company as a technician, and I'm in his coverage area. I've moved a couple of times, and he's...
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    [SOLVED] Have you tried the search bar? Click on Start >...

    Have you tried the search bar? Click on Start > in the search box type (without the quotes) "http://192.168.1.85". Does it show up in Network?
  17. Actually, the phone line must be routed through...

    Actually, the phone line must be routed through an ADSL modem at the telephone exchange.

    From Wikipedia, "At the telephone exchange the line generally terminates at a digital subscriber line...
  18. DISKPART has to load from an elevated command...

    DISKPART has to load from an elevated command prompt (right-click Command Prompt and select "Run as administrator"); type "diskpart" (without the quotes), and wait for it to load. Then you will get...
  19. It depends on the implementation of UEFI by the...

    It depends on the implementation of UEFI by the motherboard manufacturer (and on Microsoft). From Wikipedia, "For backwards compatibility, most of the UEFI implementations also support booting from...
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    The board was launched Q2 '13 (CPU too), but I...

    The board was launched Q2 '13 (CPU too), but I stay a bit behind the curve on hardware; a bit cheaper that way. Intel is still producing chipsets for other motherboard builders, they've just...
  21. The wireless connection can work without internet...

    The wireless connection can work without internet connectivity. If there is no internet service, that is the likely answer, particularly with no Gateway listed.
  22. Yes, uninstall both. The Intel would be onboard...

    Yes, uninstall both. The Intel would be onboard graphics in the motherboard, and I would think should be disabled in BIOS if there is an NVDIA graphics card installed. But uninstall both, then try...
  23. Thread: ram info

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    [SOLVED] I gave up on AV/AM "suites" years ago. They're...

    I gave up on AV/AM "suites" years ago. They're way too top-heavy and, as I have verified over the intervening years, provide a greater source of aggravation and problems than actual protection. ...
  24. [SOLVED] Glad you got it sorted out. I think we all have...

    Glad you got it sorted out. I think we all have those days—I know I do.:D
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    Are your android tablet and your laptop both...

    Are your android tablet and your laptop both accessing the internet through the same WIFI connection? Or is the android accessing the internet through 4G/LTE?
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