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Windows 10 Lenovo U410 Reset boot loop

I have a Lenovo U410 that was running slowly so I decided to do a full system reset using the built in application in Windows 10. I started it and left, when I returned there was an error message with ...
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Actiontec C1000a not factory resetting

I had changed around the ip settings on my C1000a dsl modem (which I'm trying to set up as a repeater since we no longer have dsl), and the issue is that I can no longer access the gui. I've tried ...
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How to change display language with cmd

So... I have a big big problem guys. I bought windows 8.1 tablet PC in china. And It was chinese single language edition. So i tried to change my tablet PC's display language chinese to English. I ...
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What can cause the system to freeze in a way where even the reset button takes a long time to react?

What can be the reason for system freezes that are so "hard" that even the hardware reset button takes about 3 seconds until it actually resets the system (and then it actually powers down and up ...
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Factory reset for Canon MF4690 ImageClass?

I have a Canon MF4690 ImageClass. It has a lot of issues working with SMB. I've already tried to use the web interface for it which crashes after a few page views. I have called Canon support several ...
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Reset Windows Spotlight

I am using Windows Spotlight on the lock screen of my Windows 10 laptop, and I have accidently liked some photos, and the keep coming up. is there a way to 'change your mind' about a photo, or just ...
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Windows 7 => Windows 10 Upgrade, can't reset

This is a laptop that came with Windows 7 professional. Then when Windows 10 update became available, I upgraded it so for neither of the systems I have an installation media. I'm trying to reset it ...
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OSX - Can't reset PRAM when firmware password is enabled

My mac is a Macbook Pro 15'' Retina El Capitan as OS. I password protected the firmware for security reasons. Action Since then I noticed that if I try to reset the PRAM at system startup ...
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Will Windows 10's reset delete my Linux partitions?

I want to use the "reset my PC" feature of Windows 10 to wipe the data on my Windows partition. But I have also a Linux system installed, which I want to keep. Will Windows 10's full reset wipe all ...
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Reset Aspire One (ZH9) BIOS password

I have an Aspire One (ZH9) with broken hard disk and BIOS password... How can I reset it? I thought about flashing a new BIOS but since I have no operating system... What an I try?
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factory reset windows 8.1 in a bootable state but getting error

Basically I'm trying to reset my computer that got a bit clogged up with random third party programs, virus's and unesesory software. But when I reset it give's me this error "There was a problem ...
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How to make password reset disk windows

I don't have floppy drive on my computer. Is there any way that i can make the password reset disk in a folders so that when i lose my passowrd then i can choose that folder to work as password reset ...
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Can't refresh Windows 10 after motherboard change

I made refresh of Windows 10 - with success. After long time, I had motherboard change. I want to refresh Windows 10 now. I can't do this, because the refresh stops on infinite loading screen. When I ...
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Restore MATLAB preferences on a computer that doesn't store them, e.g. work computers with limited permissions

I have two questions (and answers to them). I could make two separate questions and answers of them, but I won't, because the second question is the same as the first, but with a twist. The two parts ...
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Canon MP980 Printer hard/complete reset

Is there any way to completely reset my MP980 Canon Printer, kind of like those little reset buttons in a hole you have to get a paperclip/pen to press? The reason is after changing the network ...
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Canon 9220cdn factory reset

I need to understand how do you factory default the Canon image class 9220cdn printer without the use of the additional tools button which no longer appear below the LCD display. After I made a ...
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Canon imageCLASS: how do I perform a factory reset?

I'm having trouble with a Canon imageCLASS MF8450c printer/scanner/copier (it fails to save scans to SMB shares). I've eliminated the obvious problems, so now I am just looking to do a factory reset ...
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Can't enter BIOS password containing “!”

Yesterday, I added a password containing a ! to my BIOS. Unfortunately, the password prompt that asks for the password when you boot doesn't let you write a ! (i.e. the little * isn't added and it ...
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Does resetting windows 8 remove other partitions

My questions looks like a duplicate but i couldn't figure out from other answers what i wanted to ask. I have all my data in D and E drive and windows is installed in C drive. If I reset my Windows ...
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re-enable intel on-board vga without display

I have a DB85FL desktop board which appears to be faulty and i managed to lock myself out of it. I was trying out a new PCIe VGA but it would not show under windows or even in bios setup under pci ...
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Cant find path to registry directory for sam password reset

I am trying to reset the password on an old computer (a dell laptop) running windows 7 using an password reset dick However I cannot find the path to the registry. Directory windows/system32/config ...
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Factory Reset for Dell Dimension 1950

I have an old Dell Dimension 1950. I am trying to do a factory reset. I do not have original disks that came with it....my company was bad about keeping that stuff organized. I tried pressing F11 when ...
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Factory reset on windows 8.1 not working

So here is the situation... I got a used Dell PC at work (from my predecessor). Windows 8.1. was factory preinstalled but it got cluttered with random software over time so I want to reinstall it ...
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How to reset on Canon MF4270 - Password unk

Reset procedure is NOT in the manuals available on line. I did find out how to get to the service menus (start the function menu then push star *) but nothing in those options makes any sense to me ...
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NVRAM does not reset on gigabyte motherboard

My motherboard is Gigabyte GA-B75m-d3h. Many duplicate firmwares have been created in bootloader list. I wanted to delete them. Things I tried - 1) Inserted windows installation disk and formatted ...
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BIOS does not boot. Integrated graphics disabled without installing other GP

My motherboard is Gigabyte B75m-D3H. I accidentally disabled Onboard Graphics in BIOS settings without installing any other GPU (I don't have one). How to re-enable it? No video output is being sent ...
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How to reset a bricked Belkin Router model F5D7230

We have recently purchased a brand new Belkin wireless/g router model F5D7230-9. Version 9000zh. After getting it configured and having it run successfully for about a month it crashed (DHCP, Wifi ...
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How to reset the Pagecounter of a Brother 9020 CDW

I've got a Brother 9020 CDW and I'd like to know if there is a chance to reset the device's page counter. I've found some tuturials on the net how to reset cartridge or drum counters but nothing about ...
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Windows 7 Keyboard Repeat Rate and Delay are Reset on Resume from Standby / Sleep

I always keep my keyboard repeat rate at the maximum and the delay at the minimum for optimal keyboard responsiveness. Under Windows 7 however, I have found that the rate and delay are reset to the ...
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Reset Windows 10 completely

Before I had Windows 10, my PC crashed very rarely. Then I installed Windows 10 Insider Preview. Now it is crashing at least two times a week. One reason is that about 1000 processes of "Java Web ...
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How to reset Dlink dwr 710[Forgot Username and Password]

I have set a username and password for my dwr710 but have forgotten them and I cant access router settings! Any way to reset it?
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Windows 8.1 stuck in a boot loop says boot device unknown

I have a Digiland DL808w 7" tablet running Windows 8.1, I recently forgot my password and decided to erase the whole tablet. After erasing the tablet got stuck in a boot loop. Now it only shows the ...
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Windows 10 Update and Reset

I received an old business desktop with Windows 7 Professional installed. I have attempted to uninstall as many unnecessary programs as I feel comfortable with, but a great deal of the 148GB hard ...
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What is the method to reset the Planar 1910m monitor?

My monitor (a Planar, apparently model number PL1910M) is not working. (It is flashing a green / orange sequence which I believe to be an error code. The sequence, in case it helps consists of orange ...
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Windows 10 'Reset this PC' effective for removing malware?

I've long fallen back on reformatting my hard drive whenever I've got a virus/malware/spyware, but now that I've upgraded to Windows 10 can I put those days behind me because of the 'Reset my PC' ...
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How can I reset my Windows 10 PC, but keep drivers?

I ordered an ASUS Notebook as a Christmas present for my brother, and I've been working on optimizing and updating it. I've done all the work I needed to do, and now I want to reset the PC, so it ...
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Chuwi hi8 stuck on Intel Inside logo

I hope that I am at the right place to ask this question. Yesterday, when I tried to install xposed framework, everything works well until reboot. It's stuck on intel inside logo now. To not be ...
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Can I restore back to Windows 7? [solved]

Last year, my hard drive pooped out on me, and I had to replace it with a new one. At the time, my mom's boyfriend put Windows 8 Professional on my computer (it's activated, but not legally). I ...
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How to reset the terminal under Cygwin?

Under Linux, I can clear terminal output with a simple reset from the command line. Under Cygwin, it appears reset does not work: I also tried reset 0 and reset 1 with no joy. And I even tried the ...
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Performing a reset with Windows 10 after an upgrade

I hate to tag along with the rest and beat a dead horse but I'm about to perform a Reset on my Windows 10 Pro (upgraded from Windows 7 Ultimate). Here's my machine: 1x 120 GB SSD Hard Drive ...
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How to reset outlook 2010 options to default settings

How can I reset the outlook 2010 default options that are accessed via the orange Ribbon File Tab > Options (left navi bar)? Searching online gives many step-by-stepp instruction in creating an ...
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Halting Reset that's in Progress

I'm after making a moronic mistake and I can't seem to find anything online quickly, that'll allow me to resolve it. I was given a barely used new P.C. from a friend of mine. I moved all my file old ...
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CakePHP - Connection reset when trying to save long data or post with much special chars

i have a problem with my new cakephp application, the browser show me this error: "the connection was reset" with no technical informations ! note: a part of data (the post) saved but not all data ! ...
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Reset supervisor password on Toshiba Portégé [duplicate]

I want some thing "software" that can help me to remove bios password on my **Toshiba Portégé Z30-A-12T. I still remember the user password for bios but i can't remove it. I hope to find a software ...
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Unable to establish a secure connection with signin.ea.com

I've recently switched to another ISP, and since then I'm unable to connect to EA signin servers. At first I thought, that it was a temporary issue, but when I connect through my phone as a hotspot, ...
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HP 4540s BIOS reset?

Product Name: Probook 4540s Operating System: Microsoft Windows 8 (64-bit) Hi, HP Probook 4540, Hard disk 500 GB, RAM 4 GB, Video Card integrated simple. DVD ROM/Writer is corrupted. My brother ...
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Does a Windows 8 system reset remove malware?

I think I may have gotten a virus/malware. According to the first answer to this post: How do I get rid of malicious spyware, malware, viruses or rootkits from my PC? I should do a re-format of the ...
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Windows 10 revert to Win8 to reset key activation

I am currently in a computer crisis. I just updated my PC to Windows 10. The problem occurred during the activation of the Windows 10 Pro and Family key. Microsoft Support tells me what are blocked ...
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Windows 10: Will the reset feature save %appdata%

I want to use the "reset" function in Windows 10 (choosing to keep personal files). Which personal files will be kept? I am especially wondering if the settings of other applications (in %appdata% ...
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Will resetting Windows 7 to factory remove files in my other drives

I have 4 drives in my HP Pavillion dv6 laptop. I want to reset the Windows 7 to factory condition. But I am concerned about data in my other drives. Its too large to copy. If I reset my Windows7, Will ...