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    I have not experienced this. Pasting files in to...

    I have not experienced this. Pasting files in to my OneDrive folder almost always results in OneDrive starting to sync virtually immediately; but certainly within a few seconds; even when working...
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    I use Acronis TI 2016 and had a big scare several...

    I use Acronis TI 2016 and had a big scare several months ago: "Verify" did not pick up any errors after a full system backup; but when I tried to perform a test recovery (to a spare HDD temporarily...
  3. @davidhk: Good grief! (I think I will delay...

    @davidhk: Good grief! (I think I will delay flashing up a bit longer ...!)
  4. @davidhk. Yes, I am considering that. (I have...

    @davidhk. Yes, I am considering that. (I have not flashed up Win 10 Insider on my VM for a few days whilst deciding whether or not to wait a while).
  5. Wow, this is getting hectic; I have only had...

    Wow, this is getting hectic; I have only had 14383 up and running for 5 days ...
  6. [SOLVED] @davidhk: When I read your post (#7), I...

    @davidhk: When I read your post (#7), I immediately flashed up my VM and started Insider; checked for Updates and "voila", 14383 is downloading as I type this. Why I had to get here via 14366, I do...
  7. [SOLVED] Curiouser and curiouser: My latest update to...

    Curiouser and curiouser:

    My latest update to Insider, as stated on lower right-hand corner of the desktop on my monitor is "Build 14366.rs1_release. 160610-1700"

    When I click "check for...
  8. [SOLVED] Windows 10 Insider Program: Updates to New Builds -- Sequential?

    I skipped a few Insider updates due to being absent from my PC. When I returned and was ready to update again, I note that Update elected to update to the next build number in sequence, and not to...
  9. @JoeP517: (Of course, I must not forget to keep...

    @JoeP517: (Of course, I must not forget to keep an eye on the expiry date of my current Insider Build!!)
  10. @JoeP517. Yes, that's what I suspected. I think...

    @JoeP517. Yes, that's what I suspected. I think I'll hold off a bit (all this downloading and updating and then checking/testing the new features etc is very interesting, but a bit too much of...
  11. A bit ridiculous? At 3Gigs per upgrade, yes! I...

    A bit ridiculous? At 3Gigs per upgrade, yes! I have been running "Insider" in a VM and have decided not to open the machine until after things slow down to a more reasonable pace. (I suppose that's...
  12. For what it's worth, over a time period of a few...

    For what it's worth, over a time period of a few years, I went from XP to 7 by in-place upgrade, then fresh installed to change from 32-bit to 64-bit setup; then moved to new hardware (SSD and...
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    Perhaps some amplification is needed here to...

    Perhaps some amplification is needed here to avoid "panic": If you are using a Symantec product, it will automatically download and install any necessary patches/updates; these will correct the...
  14. Nice! A pity that the roll-out of Cortana to...

    Nice! A pity that the roll-out of Cortana to other countries is at a stand-still ...(and has been since the get-go).
  15. @davidhk: Thanks for "unconfusing" me!

    @davidhk: Thanks for "unconfusing" me!
  16. davidhk: Perhaps you should report your concerns...

    davidhk: Perhaps you should report your concerns via feedback via the Insider Ring? That way, if there IS a problem, the "bug" can be fixed.
  17. Yes it did.

    Yes it did.
  18. And don't forget to make yourself a Macrium...

    And don't forget to make yourself a Macrium Reflect bootable Recovery Disk to use if your system becomes unbootable!
  19. @RetiredGeek: Glad to hear your program has been...

    @RetiredGeek: Glad to hear your program has been successfully tested and proven to be functional!

    @JoeP517: You are correct (I had fallen into the trap of thinking purely in "Desktop Terms"!)
  20. @RG: I have already executed the DOS routine to...

    @RG: I have already executed the DOS routine to change my friend's setup from compacted to un-compacted (the de-compressing took about 6 minutes on his system). I don't think he would be too happy...
  21. The upgrade to Win 10 64 bit Pro was from Win 8.1...

    The upgrade to Win 10 64 bit Pro was from Win 8.1 Pro 64 bit.

    I have not "fiddled" in any way yet, because I want to make a full backup of his system HD beforehand; once that has been achieved and...
  22. Greetings Sudo15: My friend's HD is 250GB (not...

    Greetings Sudo15: My friend's HD is 250GB (not an SSD), so the Windows installation should NOT have defaulted to the compact state (more than 70% of the drive was free after the installation was...
  23. About the Compact OS deployment in Windows 10

    How many Loungers have encountered Windows 10 in its "Compact OS format"?

    I recently assisted a friend with upgrading to Windows 10. On completion I showed him how to make a new Recovery Disk for...
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    So far, so good (nice build). Pity Cortana does...

    So far, so good (nice build). Pity Cortana does not yet function here in South Africa ...so there's still lots to discover somewhere in the future for me!
  25. [SOLVED] Solved

    Well, after fiddling with Compatibility and add-ons, I finally "reset" IE11 and then re-enabled all my add-ons and pop-up blocker, and all is now back to normal. (Weird!)

    Solved!
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