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LAN adapter disconnects and can take a long time to connect to the network

Pretty much summed up in the title. It is only 1 out of 3 machines on my network that has this issue. Occasionally, Windows explorer takes about 10-20 seconds to connect to my network drives. Certain ...
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Robocopy Wizards: Copy Multiple User's Stickies

Any Robocopy Wizards out there? Trying to figure out how to make a copy of the Stickynotes file (C:\users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Sticky Notes\StickyNotes.snt) for all users, and place it ...
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Possible to save process as dump file to disk and then reload the process later?

Is it possible to save process as dump file to disk and then reload the process later? For example if I'm using a video editing program and are in the middle of rendering a file, then I can go to ...
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Taking ownership of a 64 GB USB flash drive

Whenever I try to take ownership of my Kingston DTSE9G2 64 GB USB 3.0 flash drive the Windows Security / Explorer windows gets stuck on "Changing ownership of:" which never recovers, even if ...
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How to setup an automatic git commit?

I have a git repository on my hard drive. At a predefined time, such as 11:59 PM every day, I want an automated commit to be made with the current state of the repository (all modified files checked, ...
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Error (0xC0150004) when I open most video editing software

I have tried to find multiple fixes for this to no avail. I ran CCleaner, did a clean boot, and still nothing. I have also tried reinstalling the Visual C++ libraries, but I was uncertain of whether ...
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How to manually switch between Intel HD4600m and AMD HD8970M?

This is my laptop specs: Intel HD4600m HD 8970M with 4GB RAM 8GB Windows 7 64bit Home Premium I have the latest 15.4 beta driver installed and it didn't give me options to switch my graphic card ...
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How can I run an EXE from a Network Share?

I have the network share \server\me mounted as H: There are executable in directories there. I try to run them in cmd.exe H:\somedir>program Access is denied. I've read that it is possibly ...
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NVIDIA drivers for video and GPU

My workstation has 2 NVIDIA cards installed: NVIDIA QUADRO K2200 driver version: 341.44 NVIDIA TESLA K20 driver version: 347.88 My simple question is that should I install the driver ...
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Connect to sleeping computer without access to router

is there any way how to connect to sleeping PC remotely without static IP and access to my router? I know that dynamic IP should not be a problem because TeamViewer can work without static ip. ...
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Change default path for saving original images in Windows Photo Gallery

I have installed the Windows Photo Gallery recently. I would like to know how can I change the path where the original pictures are saved. Now the default path is ...
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Is internet connection required during Modified time stamp [duplicate]

Can someone explain exactly how the modified time stamp comes to be what it is? Did the computer have to have internet connection at that precise time? Is it possible computer was "OFF" at the ...
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Set “Computer” folder to its original view style in Windows 7

I am not sure what I have done, but my "Computer" folder now looks like this: How do I revert it to it's original style, so it looks like this ? I tried: RMB > Folder options > General > Restore ...
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Windows 7 Security Catalog modified time stamp proves? [duplicate]

Type of file: Security Catalog (.cat) Location: C:\Windows\servicing\Packages Modified: Thursday, ‎March ‎05, ‎2015, ‏‎2:30:56 PM Is it likely that the time stamp above was created ...
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Window Explorer crash window 7

As my Window Explorer Crash like when I want to print images and the window explorer crash the window explore crash too everything start to crash after a window update what should I do this is problem ...
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Put chrome in presentation Mode, but not maximized

I'd like to put one window of chrome into "presentation mode" (no ui elements, omnibox, etc), but not maximized. Is that possible, and if, so, how? Chrome on Win 7 Pro.
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Windows Modified files

Type of file: Security Catalog (.cat) Location: C:\Windows\servicing\Packages Modified: Thursday, ‎March ‎05, ‎2015, ‏‎2:30:56 PM Was my computer turned on at the time stamped above? ...
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have to keep adding folder to search index

I have an 4 TB external HDD made by Touro, plugged into a USB3 port on a Windows 7 Pro 64-bit PC. It is divided into 2 TB partitions. Every time I search a folder on this drive, I am prompted to add ...
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how to make Tabs from notepad++ behave like in windows' 7 notepad

I'm using notepad++ on daily basis, but sometimes, just for fast notes, I use also the notepad provided in Windows 7. When I want to organize the data (making a sort of table) and I'm using Tabs (in ...
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How to print a file to the printer running on standard TCP/IP port?

can any one tell me how to print a file using command in windows? I tried using below command print /D:\\localhost\myprinter testfile but its giving the error: unable to initialize device ...
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How To Increase Speed of PC [on hold]

I am using windows 7 32bit O/S. 2GB RAM, Intel core i5 2.50GH processor. My PC is very slow. I have been using CCleaner to clean up PC. What steps should be taken to increase speed of my PC? Is ...
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How to print a file from command line in Windows? [duplicate]

I want to print a file (any kind of file) to the printer which is running on my local machine's standard Tcp/Ip port 8100 (not on lpt or COM etc). Can any one give me the exact command to do same?
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Windows 7 Registry editor is not opening

I ran regedit.exe by Administrator, but nothing happens even no error message. "Registry editing has been disabled by your administrator" is not my case. I checked mpedit.msc and that option was ...
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Always automatically choose “Close the program”

Windows is constantly offering me prompts like this one when my programs crash: I choose "Close the program" about 100% of the time. Is there a way to disable these prompts and just automatically ...
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Windows 7 shows blank blue screen after the 'Starting Windows' appears. Pressing F8 doesn't work either

My computer (laptop with no CD/DVD drive, about 2 and a half years old, have been using it for at least 8 hours a day every day.Operating system is Windows 7 Ultimate) suddenly paused a few hours ago. ...
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Font wont Install correctly in Windows 7

I am having a problem where I cannot seem to install the 'Gotham' font correctly. The font files are in my fonts folder, but when I try to use them in a program, they are not displaying correctly. ...
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How to make a bootable usb utility drive with either Sardu, Xboot, rufus, etc

I've looked up alot of programs and tried out some to, the latest being Sardu. When I boot I first go into my bios and change the boot order so it boots the cd drive then usb drive and then windows. ...
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BSOD on Resume and in Low Power States (error switches between ntoskrnl, fltmgr, and ntfs)

I have a BSOD that keeps reoccurring with different culprits. It never occurs at startup. It only occurs when the system is sleeping or has just woken from sleeping. I notice that it only seems to ...
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How do I force an application to recognise two names for a disk drive?

I have an extensive image database (3.25GB metadata, 90K images) held in a legacy product (idImager V5). This in turn utilises SQL Server 2005 as the underlying DBMS. Over the years I have been ...
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How can I disable some hotkeys for Displaying? Such as ctrl+shift+keyDown

I want to use eclispse hotkey "ctrl+alt+down" to copy lines. But when I put the hotkey, my screen overturned. How can disable this hotkey in Windows7?
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Windows cannot see SSD

I just added an ssd to my father's computer. The computer recognizes it being there (I can see it in the boot screen). In the bios I can choose to boot to it. I wanted to install windows 8 to it. On ...
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How to remove Windows 8.1 and install Windows 7 without harming Ubuntu?

I am currently running Windows 8.1 alongside Ubuntu 14.10. I want to remove Windows 8.1 and replace it with Windows 7 without harming my Ubuntu. So that my final result should be, Dual boot running ...
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Horrible Problems With 4K Video

Windows 7 is having a real issue with the 4k Video files I have. When I right click > properties > details, the frame height and width doesn't exist. Windows media player will only play audio, and ...
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How can I change the Color of eclipse search console

How can I change the colors of the eclipse search console? Specifically I'd like to change the background color of the highlight of the selected item
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how do I copy these files with access denied?

I had to reformat my computer but I backed up all my data onto a hard drive. Now some of the files that I backed up are getting access denied when I try to put them back onto the new OS. How do I get ...
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Can not go to the router admin page through 192.168.1.1

Just install the router and can not access to router admin page when I go to cmd and type ipconfig, it show something like ipv4 1.64.23.97 child network mask 255.255.255.255 default gateway 0.0.0.0 ...
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A separate network card for p2p traffic [duplicate]

I have a motherboard with 2 ethernet outlets. Is there a way to route all p2p traffic though one (with VPN) and the rest through the other without VPN? I am on Windows 7. EDIT: there are solutions ...
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Accessing more than one identical TWAIN or WIA device at the same time

I have an application that I am building that requires me to use four Epson V33/V37 scanners. The application is being detrimente by the fact that all four will access the same drivers to work and so ...
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i want my desktop wallpaper/background to show respective file name on/of the respective screen wallpaper. Is it even possible? [on hold]

i have already used a script by an employee at microsoft but it only help you to locate the folder and doesn't work if the folder is renamed. I don't want to locate the file instead i want the fine ...
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Windows 7 OBDC new connection Type

I am only seeing only one connection type in my ODBC connection setup. How can I setup a OBDC connection for Microsoft ODBC for ORACLE
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Windows 7 backup - multiple VHD system images on a dedicated disk

I use a 4 TB dedicated disk to save my daily VHD system images via Windows 7 Backup. However only one VHD image is being saved despite setting 100% for System Restore on that disk. Creating a new VHD ...
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Disk Part Giving a New Simple Volume Error by Saying Incorrect Funtion

I Cannot Format My USB Pen Drive in windows 7 and it is saying that Please Insert a disk into drive then i tried to create a new simple volume in disk management,diskpart,windows explorer but it cant ...
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ipconfig from the CMD opens and closes another CMD

I tried running ipconfig from CMD, both elevated and not, but instead of displaying it's output inline, it opens another CMD and closes it immediately after the output is listed. I've tried running ...
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Is there a way to see what an executed batch file did?

I'm pretty sure the answer to my question is a simple "No", but I'm going to try it anyways. (And a plain No would help me also.) We've got a shared computer. Folks may use it as they do, but they ...
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Windows 7 ProgramData permission denied despite admin

I've tried to install Skype today, started the installer as Admin etc. but then comes up with an error saying 'You do not have permission to access C:\ProgramData\' despite being logged in as Admin ...
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As a Windows 7 x64 user with a 4TB GPT-initialised disk, why is it showing as 1677.90GB?

I have a new 4TB internal hard drive that I would like to use solely for data. I am using the popular (but old) Intel BAD AXE 2 (D975XBX) motherboard, Windows 7 x64 and a GPT-initialised disk that is ...
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Run program as administrator without an admin user

I have a very-bad-developed software that needs admin privileges to run. This because changes some global files under "c:\program files\app directory". I can grant all users to write into this ...
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BIOS screen hangs

When I start up my PC the BIOS splash screen appears and then hangs: When I then pres Del, the BIOS POST screen appears but also hangs: And I cannot get past these two screens. I have already ...
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Windows unknown issues, possibly hardware failure

I have 2 OS's Windows 7 and Windows 8, my main OS is windows 7 so the problem started on it, everything suddenly lagging, not responding and cannot be killed with anything even with task manager, i ...
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How to copy filename as text from a folder in windows 7? [duplicate]

I am looking to copy the filename as text from a folder as seen in windows explorer in windows 7, so that i can paste in other editor. I there any way to achieve this. I don't see any such feature in ...