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Change + key function to tab with only one stroke

I would like to have the + key on the right hand keypad function as the tab key. Is this possible?
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1answer
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How to recover partially deleted text in Word file

I have deleted part of the text of a Word file by mistake. That was 10 days back. How can I recover the deleted text? I have tried Recuva software.
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1answer
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What microsoft.net version should i install after formating windows 7?

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1answer
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I recently upgraded from Vista 64bit SP2 Professional to Windows 7 64bit Professional. Most everything went smoothly, however after the update, any time I try to use an application that uses .Net 4 ...
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0answers
52 views

How to make Batch file to give a message when exiting?

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52 views

Syntax For Searching the Microsoft Update Catalog

Microsoft allows download of Windows Updates, drivers and other upgrades from the Microsoft Update Catalog: http://catalog.update.microsoft.com . Unfortunately there seems to be no search syntax ...
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1answer
186 views

Why can I not find HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Policies\Microsoft\Windows\Installer in Windows 7

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2answers
246 views

How to block all websites but a few with Windows 7 Firewall

How to block all websites with Windows Firewall, and then allow a few websites to pass?
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1answer
760 views

Windows 7 x64 can't connect to a printer on a 32-bit server

I have a windows 7 64-bit PC which is trying to print on a printer which is hosted by a windows 2003 server. The server is a 32-bit OS. I cant locate any drivers for the printer. I've tried numerous ...
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76 views

How to decrease brightness of laptop screen which was changed?

I own http://h10025.www1.hp.com/ewfrf/wc/document?cc=us&lc=en&docname=c03061225 HP pavilion g6 1201tx laptop after using it for 2 years my laptop's screen display got damanged and i changed it ...
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0answers
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Microsoft Security Essentials Prevent PC From Sleep

Recently I had some problems getting my HTPC to sleep (S3), I noticed that sometimes it works and other times it doesn't. After some testing, I found out that once I disable microsoft security ...
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2answers
103 views

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I have Windows 7 Enterprise through KMS (Key Management Server, so I get the license from my university). Can I buy the Windows 8.1 upgrade pack from the Microsoft store and upgrade the KMS version? ...
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1answer
246 views

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3answers
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Windows 7 product key, which is the valid one - in registry or on a sticker?

I am not too familiar with the software licensing and how this all works, but I have a question regarding Windows 7 and partially Office - generally Microsoft products. I have been asked to assist our ...
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1answer
646 views

Microsoft Mouse and Keyboard Center - Slow response for App-specific shortcuts

So a few months ago, I bought a new MS mouse, and was surprised that they'd discontinued Intellipoint in favor of this Microsoft Mouse and Keyboard Center. It seems to have the same functionality ...
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3answers
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runas - 1326: Logon failure: unknown user name or bad password

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0answers
17 views

ZuneHD not being seen on Windows 7

I recently upgraded to Windows 7, possibly the worst choice I have ever made. Immediately after updating, I attempted to connect my Zune to my PC, assuming that a Microsoft device should work on a ...
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1answer
652 views

How do I remove multiple page breaks between rows in excel 2010?

Multiple page breaks appeared between each row and column on an excel 2010 spreadsheet. How can they be removed?
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0answers
1k views

Changing the interface language on Windows 7 Proffesional

There have been many threads about this but my case is rather tricky. I have bought a new PC, the person who assambled the pc has installed a Windows 7 Professional Polish starter pack. The day after ...
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1answer
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How can I install Microsoft Bluetooth Stack on my laptop

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1answer
806 views

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1answer
1k views

How do I Prevent My Mouse From Losing Power After Cold Boot?

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0
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0answers
793 views

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I've recently set up a home server and spent some time working on the security. One of the tools I've been using nmap which I pointed at my Windows 7 desktop. It showed an unknown service on port ...
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1answer
1k views

Where can I download Windows 7 x64 Polish ISOs?

I've recently bought an SSD drive and I want to reinstall Windows 7, but my notebook (ASUS K73SV) didn't come with a Windows 7 DVD, but a recovery partition on HDD. It's okay, but it comes with too ...
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1answer
252 views

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Is there a way to detect what process is changing a file on Windows 7? I know procmon is a great tool but couldn't figure it out how to do it or even if it's possible. The problem is that I have a ...
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1answer
727 views

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My Local Area Connection was working normally, but one day it broke. I tried to fix it and I tried using another internet cable but it is saying the same: Network cable unplugged. I also tried the ...
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0answers
961 views

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I read the dreamspark term of use but I can't find whether or not I can do it. I know that I can activate the same license 10 times but can I use a windows 7 pro x64 with the same license on 2 ...
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1answer
66 views

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When I set ISO date and time formats in 'region and language', the Microsoft Task Scheduler uses ISO date and time formats for date and duration, but sticks to AM/PM format for time of day in the ...
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2answers
356 views

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I want to transfer a large amount of data (around a 100GB) from my laptop to my desktop. So I wanted to get people's opinion/knowledge on what is the fastest method to transfer amongst the following ...
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4answers
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Disabling Microsoft Antimalware service

I can't disable Microsoft Antimalware service (MsMpSvc/MsMpEng.exe). I tried using services.msc, but the startup type is grayed out and I can't change it to disabled nor stop the service. I also tried ...
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0answers
262 views

Outlook Error for users who upgraded to Outlook 2010 from 2003/2007 (PC)

There are several users I support who have upgraded to Microsoft Outlook 2010 from Outlook 2003/2007 who recieve this error, "You are not responding to the latest message in this conversation", when ...
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5answers
810 views

Downloading Microsoft Security Essentials via HTTPS

I want to download Microsoft Security Essentials on my brand new Windows 7 home PC. The official site presented to me is http://windows.microsoft.com/de-CH/windows/products/security-essentials, as I ...
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2answers
416 views

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I am running a small business, has group of 10 people. I am planning to install security essentials in all machines, Is this enough to keep PCs protected or Is there any other products from microsoft ...
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0answers
49 views

Word randomly creating file called English

2nd Revision since I'm getting new information on this problem. Word is randomly creating a file called English in places that a Word document has been opened or Saved to. This includes network ...
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3answers
631 views

Upgrading to Windows 8 and keeping Windows 7

If I pay the $39.99 for the upgrade from Windows 7, will I still be able to use my Windows 7 license on another PC? I know it probably isn't supposed to work, but does anyone know for sure?
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1answer
73 views

How to get out of this my net banking web page is autoloading the username and password

I tried to login to ingvysya internet banking in IE9 winnows 7 64 bit from my office i got an error message that java is not supporting once I close the window and reopen the net banking secured web ...
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1answer
443 views

Windows Genuine Advantage Won't Generate Code

I'm trying to download Windows Mobile Device CEnter 6.0 from Microsofts website and they require I use Windows Genuine Advantage, I've done this lots of times before (including yesterday) and it has ...
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0answers
537 views

Windows 7 won't wake when opening lid

I've got a Samsung Series 5 laptop running Windows 7 SP1 Home Premium, fully patched. It used to wake up from sleep by opening the lid, when I would put it to sleep by closing the lid. Unfortunately ...
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1answer
191 views

windows 8 release preview stop working during installation progress at 50 - 60

i m currently installing (i am currently upgrading from windows 7) windows 8 release preview on my dell n411z laptop pc. But when it reach at progress of 50 -60, it stop working gives error message ...
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0answers
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Install microsoft Java VM on Windows 7 + IE8

I cannot install Microsoft Java VM on Windows 7 and IE8. File xmldso.cab is blocked because it does not have valid digital signature to verify its distributor. Can you use something like group ...
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3answers
245 views

Install Windows 8 on other partition from Windows 7

Is it possible to install Windows 8 on an other partition from Windows 7 (so I mean not from the boot menu but from within Windows itself)? Thanks!
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0answers
31 views

Dimming screen on Dell Precision M4600 breaks after Windows Update [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Which driver do I need to install in order to dim screen on Dell I have reinstalled Windows 7 and I have trouble dimming the screen. I installed the drivers first ...
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1answer
363 views

Microsoft Update - how to make it work properly?

I`m using a wide range of microsoft products - Windows 7 Ultimate x64 with SP1 included, Microsoft Project, SQL Server 2008 R2 and Visual Studio 2010. After doing a full OS reinstall I tried using ...
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1answer
706 views

Microsoft Forefront won't turn on

I am at home with a work machine and cannot get Microsoft Forefront Endpoint Protection 2010 to turn on. If I go to my Start Menu >> All Programs >> Microsoft Forefront Endpoint Protection I get its ...
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2answers
1k views

What is the maximum number of activations Microsoft allows for an OEM Windows 7 license?

Assume that I have a very very bad user (trying to use nice language) who loves to format his Windows drive once in a week. It's always the same hard drive and the same user. So, how many times can ...
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1answer
1k views

Running Scheduled Task Multiple Times a Day

Is there a way to run a scheduled task multiple times a day, instead of just one defined time, without creating multiple task jobs?
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3answers
1k views

Hide cells when printing in Excel

I'm using Excel 2007. I have an estimate sheet, which I will use to keep track of client information. There is some low level information that the client shouldnt see on their version of the document. ...
0
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1answer
866 views

Wireless problems on HP Mini 1103 with Windows 7 32-bit installed

I have a brand new laptop (HP Mini) whose wireless connection continuously drops for some unknown reason. The only way of reconnecting to the WiFi is to restart the machine. This problem happens at ...
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1answer
48 views

Why can't Windows 7 run on System-on-a-Chip (SoC)? [closed]

Microsoft announced that the next version of Windows will run on SoC, what is the technical reason for this being big news?