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Essex born programmer and researcher at Microsoft's lab in Cambridge. Dad. Opera lover. Keen but shite violinist. Too many hobbies and obsessions to list!


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awarded  Notable Question
May
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comment HOWTO: remove an un-needed Office Home 2013 “subscription” from MyOffice?
I have also asked this on Microsoft Answers. I hope cross posting is OK.
May
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asked HOWTO: remove an un-needed Office Home 2013 “subscription” from MyOffice?
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awarded  Caucus
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accepted display cells as improper fractions in excel?
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asked display cells as improper fractions in excel?
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awarded  Popular Question
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accepted Emacs installer for Windows 8
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revised Windows 8.1 — disable touch screen?
image -> imagine
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20
suggested suggested edit on Windows 8.1 — disable touch screen?
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awarded  Notable Question
Feb
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comment How do you turn back on the menu-bar permanently having installed the emacs-starter-kit?
Thanks Drew, I ended up doing the same thing through M-x customize-variable menu-bar-mode as suggested in an answer to the issue I posted on their Github page
Feb
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accepted How do you turn back on the menu-bar permanently having installed the emacs-starter-kit?
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asked How do you turn back on the menu-bar permanently having installed the emacs-starter-kit?
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awarded  Notable Question
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awarded  Critic
Dec
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comment Windows 8.1 — disable touch screen?
Apologies kobaltz, I realise that the screen-shot was added four days after the answer!
Dec
23
comment Windows 8.1 — disable touch screen?
-1. The question includes a screenshot of the control panel item you direct us to. As you can see there is no obvious way to disable the finger as input. I see the same as the questioner; on the touch tab shown in the screenshots, where would you "Disable use your finger as an input"?
Dec
23
asked How do I disable the touch screen on Windows 8.1 for a Lenovo X220?