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  1. Can't download and run apps from Windows store

    I have a brand new Lenovo Yoga Pro with Windows 8.1.
    I can't download and run programs from the store.
    If I try to download and install an app from the Windows store, I get a pop up banner that...
  2. I think by now the message is that nobody has a...

    I think by now the message is that nobody has a clue as to how to help me, but I think I'll repost this one more time just in case. It's really irritating and difficult to work with. Any suggestions...
  3. I didn't receive any replies the first time I...

    I didn't receive any replies the first time I posted this, so I thought I'd try again. Does anyone have any guesses or thoughts or suggestions?
    Stan
  4. Here is a new wrinkle for my problem. I have just...

    Here is a new wrinkle for my problem. I have just noticed that a couple of venders (Groupon and Restaurant.com) have sent me promos (to my laptop) that say something like "Mobile orders only." I...
  5. Emails arriving on Outlook 2013 formatted for mobile device

    Some of you may have seen my similar post on this topic in a general Windows forum, but I'm beginning to think it might be an Outlook 2013 problem, so I'm repeating it here.

    A number of my...
  6. Emails arriving on Outlook 2013 formatted for mobile device

    For some reason the subscribed newsletters that I receive (magazines, Google Alerts, LinkedIn, etc.) are formatted as though for a phone. The print isn't small, just the width. It doesn't happen to...
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    I tried that, cafed00d. I went to the link you...

    I tried that, cafed00d. I went to the link you recommended and changed the resolution size, and it changed on programs that had not shrunk down (Outlook, for example), but not not those that were...
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    Actually, there seems to be two issues here. The...

    Actually, there seems to be two issues here. The first is that several programs are running extremely small, almost impossible to read. The second is that a lot of programs (mainly online newsletters...
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    Hi Joe, I'm not sure of the distinction you are...

    Hi Joe,
    I'm not sure of the distinction you are making between Metro and desktop programs. Do you mean do I access them from the desktop or from the Metro overlay?
    This might get at what you are...
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    Windows 8.1 formats like a mobile app

    Many of the programs that I have installed on my new Lenovo Yoga laptop appear long and thin in tiny type, as though formatted for a mobile phone. It's maddening. I've scoured other forums looking...
  11. I have a similar (perhaps identical) problem. I...

    I have a similar (perhaps identical) problem. I have two accounts with Outlook. It has worked fine, but I couldn't get it to sync to my email program (I know about the Outlook connector, but I'm not...
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    I have different, but a roughly similar problem....

    I have different, but a roughly similar problem. I can't get my MS Outlook to sync with my Outlook.com. I've downloaded and tried to run the connector, but it doesn't seem to connect. My Outlook is...
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    I wonder if others are having the same problem...

    I wonder if others are having the same problem and are asking about it on other forums. Like you, in the short run, have moved on to another browser. In my case I'm trying out IE, but so far I don't...
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    Pages opened in Chrome freeze

    I use Chrome exclusively. One day last week it suddenly died and the shortcuts wouldn't open it again. I searched my computer and the program was no longer there. It seems to have just disappeared. ...
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    I hate to sound like such a peasant, but what...

    I hate to sound like such a peasant, but what does "about:config" mean? I don't know how to go there.
    Stan
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    Jscher, Thanks for your suggestion. I did go to...

    Jscher,
    Thanks for your suggestion. I did go to the test page and, while I don't know what the "framed page " means, in the box at the top (perhaps what you were referring to with "top section" it...
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    Tim, I'm using windows XP--an old system, but...

    Tim,
    I'm using windows XP--an old system, but still works well and I'm too poor to upgrade.

    My issue is not problem sites within Youtube, it's with opening Youtube itself. When I try to open...
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    I have upgraded Firefox to 3.6.3, but other...

    I have upgraded Firefox to 3.6.3, but other programs won't recognize it as having been upgraded. Youtube, for example often will not open claiming that I will need a newer version of Firefox before...
  19. Thread: FF 3.6.3

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    I have a problem with FF 3.6.3. I have installed...

    I have a problem with FF 3.6.3. I have installed it a number of times, but few programs or web sites recognize it. For example, when I go to Youtube, I get a screen that says "You’re using an...
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