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    I don't play any games and only use a couple of...

    I don't play any games and only use a couple of apps, and the only one that makes a sound is the weather app, which makes a little beep for a weather alert.

    I'm not the one to answer your...
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    As Joe said in post #24, it's an Insider Preview...

    As Joe said in post #24, it's an Insider Preview release. I got an alert that the upgrade was ready to install, and a restart was required. It had scheduled the restart for 3:30 AM, but I changed...
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    The update to 10586.71 installed this afternoon,...

    The update to 10586.71 installed this afternoon, in about 25 minutes overall. I checked my alarms, and they're still working.

    So far, I'm well-pleased with Windows 10 on my Lumia 1520.
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    She said tried it.

    She said tried it.
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    DSL speed is directly related to the distance...

    DSL speed is directly related to the distance from the telephone switching location (where the other partner of your modem is located). The farther away you are from that switching office, the...
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    I upgraded to Windows 10 1511 10.0.10586.29, and...

    I upgraded to Windows 10 1511 10.0.10586.29, and I'm now on Windows 10 1511 10.0.10586.36. Apparently the latest update is responsible for clearing up my Alarm issue. That was the only issue I've...
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    David has a good point. It is a "now or later"...

    David has a good point. It is a "now or later" game, whether one wishes to play or not. For me, using StartIsBack++ there is very little noticeable difference between using Windows 10 and using...
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    I upgraded a long-in-the-tooth Windows 7 Ultimate...

    I upgraded a long-in-the-tooth Windows 7 Ultimate to Windows 10 Pro, and it was relatively uneventful. Two of my utilities got dumped as "not compatible" with Windows 10. After the upgrade and the...
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    This is only an observation, as I have never used...

    This is only an observation, as I have never used cloning to move an installation to a new disk. I use Image For Windows (prior to that I used the imaging tool in BootIt Next Generation) to make a...
  10. Don't have any experience with the desktop CPU's,...

    Don't have any experience with the desktop CPU's, but I bought my son a Dell Inspiron 15 7559 i7-6700HQ laptop for Christmas. Not sucky.
  11. The Windows 7 Start Menu was only disabled; it...

    The Windows 7 Start Menu was only disabled; it was not removed from the OS. In Windows 8, StartIsBack re-enabled the Start Menu without modifying the registry or installing any additional services. ...
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    My alarms are working again. Checking Update, it...

    My alarms are working again. Checking Update, it says my phone is up to date, last checked 11:26 PM yesterday.

    And that was the only functional issue that I had noticed. Everything else is still...
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    Poll: I didn't like 8, until I found StartIsBack, which...

    I didn't like 8, until I found StartIsBack, which resurrected the Windows 7 Start Menu. From that point forward, I could find all the settings and options. With 8.1 I started using it mostly full...
  14. Are you logging into an account in the...

    Are you logging into an account in the Administrators group on the target machines?
  15. I use Remote Desktop Connection every day,...

    I use Remote Desktop Connection every day, usually several times a day. The target is a Microsoft Account in the Administrators group, and I connect from a Standard user Local account. Both are...
  16. Microsoft certifies new PCs with Windows 7 to...

    Microsoft certifies new PCs with Windows 7 to ease enterprises onto Windows 10
  17. I have used TeraByte's Image For Windows to...

    I have used TeraByte's Image For Windows to restore to different hardware a number of times and have never had a failure. But I've never used Acronis, and am unfamiliar with it.
  18. If both OS's are Windows 7 Pro, you shouldn't...

    If both OS's are Windows 7 Pro, you shouldn't have a licensing issue; it's the laptop that has the license, not the installation. But as Rick pointed out, the hardware may be dissimilar enough to...
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    [SOLVED] I've found in dealing with Microsoft that if the...

    I've found in dealing with Microsoft that if the first tech you talk to doesn't seem to know what they are talking about, try again; you definitely won't get the same tech, you'll get another. I...
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    [SOLVED] Retail Windows or upgraded Retail Windows can be...

    Retail Windows or upgraded Retail Windows can be moved from one machine to another as long as it is only installed on one machine at a time. I've done this with Windows 10 with two different PC's,...
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    [SOLVED] Is the third motherboard identical to the first...

    Is the third motherboard identical to the first two motherboards?
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    I have the Robocopy command line setup (and...

    I have the Robocopy command line setup (and tested) in Task Scheduler to run at 3:00 AM. The Task Scheduler Action tab looks like this:

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    The arguments are

    /c Robocopy...
  23. The part about having a license for use of the...

    The part about having a license for use of the software, and the part about the license being associated with the device.

    From post #2 in the current discussion, "That will make your PC a licensed...
  24. Microsoft License Terms...

    Microsoft License Terms
  25. Office 2010 works just fine on Windows 10.

    Office 2010 works just fine on Windows 10.
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