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Nov
14
comment user\<myuser>\Deskop folder not showing all shorcuts from Desktop
The installer can choose which folder. Does it install for all users? Public/Desktop folder. Does it install just for you? your desktop folder. Of course, these folders will change in future versions of the OS.
Nov
14
comment 3 Monitors on Lenovo T420s - Intel HD Graphics 3000
Possible duplicate of Can integrated Intel HD 3000 graphics be used for triple-head?
Nov
14
comment “You need administrator permission to make changes to this file”, without actually making changes to the file
Without knowing the exact files, it's impossible to answer this question.
Nov
14
comment Strange hard disk information after defrag
Yup. Third party defrag programs FTL
Nov
9
comment Viewing Environment.Exit(x) codes in Windows
@alwaysVBNET: You can easily capture exit codes by launching a program through a batchfile.
Nov
5
comment Does Windows copy file permissions with copied files?
This question doesn't make any sense. "When I copy a file from one location to the other with the destination keep the original permissions" seems like it needs a few commas. . .
Nov
5
comment Pokki Start Menu will not work in Windows 8
@e-beth: Then your installation is corrupt and you'll likely need to uninstall the program manually.
Nov
4
comment UEFI, Windows 8 - installing SSD, removing HDD
@iSS: That is a separate question and the answer is part of the confusion is 1. technology and 2. marketing.
Nov
4
comment Solid State Drive became unresponsive after large file download - Is it dying?
You should list the Model number of the drive. The problem sounds like it is specific to specific models of SSDs.
Nov
4
comment Which have better performance Two 2GB RAM sticks or One 4GB RAM stick?
@Pacerier - this was 2011. 4GB sticks isn't unreasonable as many computers have 4 memory slots.
Nov
4
comment External Hard Drive being incorrectly recognized as Internal Hard Disk
Related question: External HDD incorrectly detected as internal - how change to enable hot swap/eject?
Jun
8
comment Permissions for editing hosts file on Windows 7 Home Edition
The best and only anti-virus option IMO is Microsoft's Security Essentials
Jan
31
comment How do I keep chrome from searching for URLs that begin with http
@heavyd that should be an answer.
Jan
30
comment What is the purpose of “C:\swapfile.sys” in Windows 8?
There needs to be two files because too many programs assume the pagefile will be used ONLY for paging, rather than paging plus.
Jan
29
comment Bitlocker on Windows 8.1 without TPM
Please select this as an accepted answer.
Jan
29
comment Start-up folder Windows 10 Techpreview: syncthing.exe hide console on startup
The reason why the OS won't do this is that the program could crash if it makes a system call that would fail if the window is hidden. You'll need a 3rd party program.
Jan
29
comment How to copy a file to a destination only if the source file is newer than any of the destination files?
You can use a checksum to compare files.
Nov
22
comment How to edit all the different context menu entries of the Explorer?
You can remove Refresh. But don't expect Explorer to always work.
Nov
14
comment How to auto syncronize files with network drive on Windows XP?
Offline files can be setup to write locally
Mar
13
comment Windows Display Manager slow down or error
@Rickyfox: I assumed Aero was on. If it is off, expect this to happen even if there is no fullscreen app as all apps draw directly to the screen.