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accepted IE10 downloading files has .exe become _exe
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comment How Sturdy (Shock-Proof) is an SSD?
1500 G is right between an automobile crash and a baseball striking a baseball bat. See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Orders_of_magnitude_(acceleration). This is a complete oversimplification, of course, but it helps to color the durability.
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revised Is it possible to access the Windows event log if the system is unbootable?
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comment IE10 downloading files has .exe become _exe
@Psycogeek, IE is what is saving the file with the wrong name, yes. It appears to do it for any unsafe file (.exe, .msi, .vbs, et al.). Unless the user explicitly renamed the file, it would remain named with an underscore in lieu of the ..
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comment IE10 downloading files has .exe become _exe
@Paul, yes. Though it seems unrelated, it was the cause of the issue. I believe it is similar to the support.microsoft.com/kb/2549423/en-us issue, but instead of HTTPS preventing the file from being saved, a sharing problem prevented it from being saved.
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comment How to hide a Jungle Disk drive for a specific users in Windows 8?
Worked fine on Win8.1 x64, so I would assume it should work fine on Win8. Keep in mind that the setting listed is actually part of group policy, and should be set as such. If you have a conflicting policy applied, it may be overwriting your value. You also must restart explorer to have the value take effect.
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reviewed No Action Needed Better way to replace timestamp by date when reading a squid log
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comment Disabling charms bar in windows 8.1 for touchscreens
Chrome can be used as a metro app. Search the store or support.google.com/chrome/answer/2762879?hl=en