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    My comments were a summary only, but re their own...

    My comments were a summary only, but re their own article on Netflix, they probably didn't need to reference it because I told them I'm already on an admin-level account where the problem is...
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    I'm chatting with Netflix Tech Support now and...

    I'm chatting with Netflix Tech Support now and they will research a solution over the next few days.

    Summary of what I've tried so far:
    1. Uninstalled Silverlight, cleaned the Registry with...
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    Thanks for the pointer to Silverlight. So I...

    Thanks for the pointer to Silverlight. So I uninstalled Silverlight and rebooted. Then I cleaned the registry with my favourite tool CCLEANER and rebooted again. Reinstalled Silverlight, and Netflix...
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    Posts can't be periodically deleted

    They can only be deleted once. Unless you plan to periodically restore them and delete them again (why would you want to do that?).
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    Thanks, but that doesn't help because the problem...

    Thanks, but that doesn't help because the problem occurs in the Windows 8 App as well as firefox, so its not FF specific.
  6. Yes you can and I did. Here's my scenario: I...

    Yes you can and I did. Here's my scenario:

    I purchased a Lenovo laptop (Yoga 2) with Win 8.0 but I wanted the Pro version so I could use Bitlocker, so I purchased an upgrade to Win 8.1 Pro from MS...
  7. Hi, the number (18) appears when you look at the...

    Hi, the number (18) appears when you look at the "Libraries\Music" root folder. When you go to a subfolder you don't see the number (well I don't anyway). Also if you navigate directly to the "Music"...
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    Netflix on Win 8.1 Pro issues

    Hi, I was having problems with the Netflix app on Win 8.1 Pro (64 bit). It'd start okay and get me to the movies/shows browser but whenever I tried to watch a show it would tell me there was a...
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    I use SplashID Safe Pro...

    I use SplashID Safe Pro ($1.99 a month or $19.99 per year). There's a free version too. It works across Apple Iphone/iPad/Mac, and Windows (I'm using it on Windows 8.1, Windows 7 and Windows phone...
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    Hi, Thanks for an interesting article. Another...

    Hi, Thanks for an interesting article.
    Another interesting encryption solution for the cloud (DropBox, OneDrive or others) is Viivo (free for personal use, paid for commercial use). I've been using...
  11. I did a factory restore on my ThinkPad Twist a...

    I did a factory restore on my ThinkPad Twist a couple of weeks ago. It used to be on Win 8.1, but the factory restopre reverted it back to Win 8.0 (pretty much as I expected), then I had to apply...
  12. I use Allway Sync http://allwaysync.com/?a=1 to...

    I use Allway Sync http://allwaysync.com/?a=1 to backup my data files on a daily basis (I run it manually). I use Acronis True Image 2014 for the odd disk image/clone so I can have a fully restorable...
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    Depends on what you want to store. I got 50 GB...

    Depends on what you want to store. I got 50 GB with Dropbox for free (forget how) and I'm using half that maybe. Also Flikr has 1 TB (terabyte = 1000 GB) available for free for photos and...
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    I'm running the 32 bit version of Office 2013...

    I'm running the 32 bit version of Office 2013 Home & Business quite happily under Win 7 Pro 64 bit edition.
    I'm also running 32 bit Office 2013 Professional on a Win 8 Pro 64 bit system and it's...
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    Copernic Desktop Search...

    Copernic Desktop Search now supports Windows 8. It's not free though. There's also X1 Desktop Search. However they do also search inside Outlook emails if that helps you (which I find useful too - I...
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    all you'd need to do would be to change the UEFI...

    all you'd need to do would be to change the UEFI Secure Boot settings to allow uncertified programs to boot at boot time. The Win 8 default on factory-installed systems is to tie down the UEFI so it...
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    For the menus capitalizations (I assume you're...

    For the menus capitalizations (I assume you're referring to the Ribbon Tab Labels), you can change this too.

    Right Mouse Button (RMB) click on a Ribbon TAB and select Customize the Ribbon...
    ...
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    For the format painter, have you tried...

    For the format painter, have you tried Ctrl+Shift+C keyboard shortcut method? Put your cursor inside the text you want to copy the formatting from (that is, click your left mouse button there) and...
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    A system image will restore whatever it was that...

    A system image will restore whatever it was that broke the system in the first place, won't it? It usually takes a while to recognise there's a problem and that allows time to make a system image of...
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    I've just tried the refresh myself (I decrypted...

    I've just tried the refresh myself (I decrypted the machine first just in case). It has meant almost a total reinstall and reconfiguration of all third party Windows desktop programs. Only the native...
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    Thanks for the interesting article. Can I do this...

    Thanks for the interesting article. Can I do this refresh process on an encrypted system (Bitlocker full disk encryption on my system). My PC's been slowing down lately and I don't know why but it's...
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    LastPass is good for the web, however I prefer to...

    LastPass is good for the web, however I prefer to use SplashID, which locally encrypts my PW vault.
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    can this process be used on systems encrypted...

    can this process be used on systems encrypted with BitLocker or does it have to be decrypted first?
  24. Why can't I post a new thread in Windows Secrets Columns?

    I read your article on Windows 8 Refresh and wanted to ask a question about it, but when I clicked on the link in the article and logged in, it said I wasn't authorised to do that. So I navigated to...
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    The only reason I got Office 2013 Pro in the...

    The only reason I got Office 2013 Pro in the first place was that it was a Free upgrade to Office 2010 Pro that came with a new PC. So I took them up on it and figured I'd regress to 2010 if I had to...
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