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    I'm glad JKnox got his problem solved. Thanks...

    I'm glad JKnox got his problem solved. Thanks again Paul T for your response. I have decided not to go through with this change as it really isn't necessary. I spoke to the lady in question and...
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    Sorry for the late reply--I got caught up in...

    Sorry for the late reply--I got caught up in Christmas and a visit to my granddaughter in NC.
    Thanks Paul. I'll give it a try and see if it works.
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    Can C:\Users\ be changed?

    A friend was interested in getting a laptop to experiment with. I sold her my old one as I had gotten a new one (sorry I did now as I loved that old Toshiba.) I changed the owner name. She then...
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    I also have tried in vain to create a recovery...

    I also have tried in vain to create a recovery drive. At first I received a message that a drive could not be created because "files were missing." I searched on the net and learned how to correct...
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    I must be the only person who had a terrible...

    I must be the only person who had a terrible experience with tweaking.com. After reading all of the positive comments here I thought I would give it a try. In my case it was an unmitigated disaster....
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    Sorry, Bruce. I fixed the link....

    Sorry, Bruce. I fixed the link. https://www.reddit.com/r/windows/comments/3eyrre/fix_for_the_80240020_error_when_trying_to_install/
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    I never used tiles in 8.1--that's why I installed...

    I never used tiles in 8.1--that's why I installed CS. I set the left side of the menu with folders--games, utilities, print & graphics, Multi-Media, etc. Each folder contains all of the games, apps,...
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    When I said it took a while it's a relative term....

    When I said it took a while it's a relative term. It probably didn't take an inordinate amount of time. It was late at night and I was tired. To be exact, I ran Check Health once and it found...
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    I left it in place when I did the upgrade but it...

    I left it in place when I did the upgrade but it wasn't there after the install completed. I downloaded the latest version which is geared toward Windows 10. They have the latest stable version 4.2.1...
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    I had the same problems associated with corrupt...

    I had the same problems associated with corrupt files and SFC. In fact, I had my own post a few days ago (General Windows Forum, "Errors found by SFC", 7/31/15.). It took me a while to find the...
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    I downloaded the latest version from the home...

    I downloaded the latest version from the home page. It installed flawlessly and is running fine. Even with the Windows 10 menu improvements, I still like classic shell better.
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    I believe Microsoft made a grievous error when...

    I believe Microsoft made a grievous error when they did not include RECIMG in Windows 10. Don't get me wrong, I truly like Windows 10, but the decision to exclude RECIMG makes absolutely no sense. I...
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    [SOLVED] Thanks for the referral to the website, but I...

    Thanks for the referral to the website, but I already have been there. In fact, the information there is what helped me get 10 installed on my home desktop. And, good news -- I guess it was all of...
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    [SOLVED] Sudo15: Thanks for your help. I went to the Dism...

    Sudo15: Thanks for your help. I went to the Dism site as you suggested. It was all new to me but that hasn't stopped me in the past. I ran a "scan health" and it found errors. I tried to run an image...
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    [SOLVED] I should have stated -- Windows 8.1 Pro, 64-bit....

    I should have stated -- Windows 8.1 Pro, 64-bit. Trying to get it ready for Windows 10 (which I think is great.)
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    [SOLVED] Thanks, Joe. I should have stated that I ran SFC...

    Thanks, Joe. I should have stated that I ran SFC in an elevated command prompt. However, I ran it again as you suggested with internet, anti virus and malwarebytes turned off. Same result. I also...
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    [SOLVED] Errors found by SFC

    This is not a Windows 10 question. Trying to download and install Windows 10 on my laptop, Windows 10 downloads, then, in the configuration process I get to about 95% and it stops and I get a message...
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    Berton is right. All you have to do is right...

    Berton is right. All you have to do is right click on "AllowOSUpgrade" left click "modify" and change "Value Data" from 0 to 1.

    I believe that many of the people who come here for help are not...
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    I wonder if any of you have tried "Sumatra." I...

    I wonder if any of you have tried "Sumatra." I have and it works very well for me--small footprint, simple, and if all you want to do is convert pdf to word it works great.
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    Sudo15: Winkey + R takes me to the 'run' box....

    Sudo15: Winkey + R takes me to the 'run' box. Typing Security Center takes me to C:\Windows\Security which only contains folder and files that would not help me. Typing Security Center in the search...
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    See next post please.

    See next post please.
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    I heeded all of the suggestions that were made...

    I heeded all of the suggestions that were made and did the following: Using "Ultra Search " I searched the computer for references to Panda or Panda Security. I then tried to delete all of them. Some...
  23. Thanks for Sumatra. It seems like a nice compact...

    Thanks for Sumatra. It seems like a nice compact PDF reader without the crap that so many other free programs foist on us. I tried it on a few PDF's and it worked great.
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    Thanks for all of the responses. When I mentioned...

    Thanks for all of the responses. When I mentioned "generic uninstallers" I should have been more specific. The one recommended by JWitalka and Sudo 15 I had found on Panda's site and run. It and a...
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    I should have noted that I did try system restore...

    I should have noted that I did try system restore and it did not help. I also ran SFC /scannow and that did not help either. The only good news is that I downloaded AVG free and it installed fine and...
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