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    Windows Features in Win 10 Tech Preview

    When I open "Turn Windows Features on or off" I just get a blank page, and when I click Help it doesn't load. This problem started after I had to use the Refresh Your PC option.

    Advice as to how...
  2. Thread: sfc /scannow

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    I had to use the Refresh option in the Win 10...

    I had to use the Refresh option in the Win 10 Tech Preview, and now have a different problem with the sfc /scannow command. I get the message "Windows Resource Protection could not start the repair...
  3. Thread: sfc /scannow

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    Sudo15, thanks but before seeing your reply I...

    Sudo15, thanks but before seeing your reply I remembered that when booting to any of my 3 operating systems, when I choose which one to boot , all I have to do is press F8.

    Regards, Roy
  4. Thread: Boot Problems

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    I used Easy BCD to solve the problem.

    I used Easy BCD to solve the problem.
  5. Thread: Boot Problems

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    Boot Problems

    All 3 64 bit operating systems of my PC (Win 7, Win 8.1 and Win 10 Tech Preview) were booting without problem, but now I can only boot Win 8.1. The failure to boot Win 7 or Win 10 TP is apparently to...
  6. Thread: sfc /scannow

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    Sudo15, I want to start Win 10 in Safe Mode with...

    Sudo15, I want to start Win 10 in Safe Mode with the various options (With Command Prompt, Networking, etc.) but have forgotten how to do so.

    I would appreciate you reminding me.

    Thanks and...
  7. Thread: sfc /scannow

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    sfc /scannow

    I ran the command sfc /scannow in Win 10 TP build 9860. Some errors were found which could not be fixed. If I send the scan details is it possible for anyone to tell me whether the unfixed items...
  8. Windows Live Photo Gallery In Windows 10 Technical Preview

    Is it possible to install WLPG in Win 10 TP, and if so how?

    Advice would be appreciated.

    Thanks and regards, Roy
  9. Thread: $SysReset Folders

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    JoeP517, I did not remember that I had asked the...

    JoeP517, I did not remember that I had asked the same question on another site, and I apologise for that. (My memory is normally excellent). As to my post #3, Browni didn't say whether the folders...
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    Calimanco, I said thanks without trying your...

    Calimanco, I said thanks without trying your suggestion because I took it for granted it would work. It didn't on my PC, but I found the option that did i.e. in System Properties-Visual Effects...
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    Thanks a lot Calimanco.

    Thanks a lot Calimanco.
  12. Thread: $SysReset Folders

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    Thanks JoeP517 and Calimanco, but JoeP517 I don't...

    Thanks JoeP517 and Calimanco, but JoeP517 I don't understand you getting annoyed with me. If I can't ask for information in the forum what is the point in me being a member?

    Regards,
    Roy
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    Translucent Rectangle

    When I drag a window to a new position on the desktop a translucent rectangle appears until I stop dragging it. How can I stop that rectangle appearing?

    Advice would be appreciated.

    Regards, Roy
  14. Thread: $SysReset Folders

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    Browni, thanks but I would appreciate someone...

    Browni, thanks but I would appreciate someone telling me whether I can safely delete the $SysReset folders?

    Regards, Roy
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    $SysReset Folders

    I have a folder named #SysReset on the C drives of my Win 7 and Win 8.1 SSDs. The Win 7 folder was created, I believe, when I recently reinstalled the OS, and the Win 8.1 folder when I recently...
  16. Thread: Format problem

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    Browni, I did create a dynamic VHD, but your...

    Browni, I did create a dynamic VHD, but your reply doesn't explain the vey small space used on the VHD, or am I missing the point?

    Please advise.

    Thanks and regards, Roy
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    My drive is SATA. I am waiting for a new SATA...

    My drive is SATA. I am waiting for a new SATA drive to arrive and be installed.

    Regards, Roy
  18. I finally succeeded in installing the Win 10 Tech...

    I finally succeeded in installing the Win 10 Tech Preview-please see post #13 in the thread Format Problem in the Win 8 forum.

    Regards, Roy
  19. Thread: Format problem

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    I tried again and proceeded as follows: I...

    I tried again and proceeded as follows:

    I booted into Safe Mode with Command Prompt, ran the command compmgmt.msc and pressed Enter, clicked Disk Management and noted the disk number of the disk I...
  20. Thread: Kb2952664

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    Kb2952664

    All yesterdays Windows Updates installed successfully except for KB2952664. However, I understand that KB2952664 was only issued as an aid to Users upgrading from Win 7 to Win 8, and if I am correct...
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    Sudo15, thanks a lot. I wasn't aware of that. ...

    Sudo15, thanks a lot. I wasn't aware of that.

    Regards, Roy
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    The brands I tried were of various makes, some of...

    The brands I tried were of various makes, some of which I have used before, and they work on my friend's PC. As I said in post #6 I will get other CDs and report back, and if you have any other ideas...
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    No, the same thing happens.

    No, the same thing happens.
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    Regarding #1, I opened Control Panel\Windows...

    Regarding #1, I opened Control Panel\Windows Update and selected change settings and that took me to the option to get updates for Windows and other products from Microsoft Update.

    JoeP517, thanks...
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    sfc /scannow reported that there were no...

    sfc /scannow reported that there were no integrity violations and there was nothing in Event Viewer relating to the problem.

    As I said before the drive has no problem with DVD disks so it is not...
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