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Questions tagged [tablet-pc]

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How to trick windows store that you have more than 1GB of RAM

So I came across an old tablet with windows 8.1, installed windows 10 successfully on it, it is smooth and fast sometimes sluggish when it has like few tabs on chrome, the problem now is that I CAN ...
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How do I disable the annoying touchpad edge swipe gestures in Windows 10 for generic touchpads?

I need some help in turning off/disabling the touchpad edge swipe gestures in my Windows 10 2-in-1. When I swipe from the right, it brings up the Action Center. When I swipe from the left, it brings ...
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Project tablet to TV and run video when tablet is in stand by [closed]

What i'm trying to achieve is this: I'm gonna run an app to a tablet(iOS or Android) which will be connected to a TV, and I want to be able to see what I'm doing on tablet to that TV(project screen) ...
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Dell windows 10 tablet w/ removable keyboard blocked when screensaver

In our work enviorment we have a few Dell windows 10 laptops. they all have screensaver enabled. for some unknown reason, the removable keyboard is ignored untill a user logs in, though you need to ...
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My I recycle an SSD from a tablet pc and install it on a laptop and is it recommendable?

I hold a Dell Venue Pro 11 7130 with a 128 GB SSD (the drive can be extracted) and a portable workingstation (laptop) with a 60 GB SSD. I would like to substitute the latter with the SSD installed on ...
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What enables flash memory to be used for the OS in computers such as tablets?

Ever since flash drives (USB sticks) were invented, people wondered if they could run their OS on them. The answer was "no" because the number of writes required by an OS would quickly wear out the ...
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How do I go from Windows 8.1 directly to Windows 10 V.1511 on my HP Stream 7

I've had this tablet for a while now and am ready to take the plunge and try Windows 10 on it. Up till now, I've kept all of the Win 10 upgrade stuff off of this tablet completely or disabled it if ...
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Reduce text size on Windows 8.1 tablet

I have an HP Stream 7 (tablet) with Windows 8.1. The screen size in desktop mode is a little difficult to work with, and I was exploring changing up the resolution to make things a little easier to ...
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Prevent software and browsers from recognizing my laptop as tablet

My laptop is a Dell XPS L502X. I no longer care that it's a tablet PC. So, I installed Windows 7 Ultimate on it and tried to the best of my abilities to disable anything that makes it a tablet PC. ...
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Selectively Update App in Windows 8.1 Store

I was recently given a new tablet with a fresh instal of Windows 8.1 on it. Naturally, there are apps installed that have newer versions available. Some of these apps will not allow themselves to be ...
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IBM/Lenovo X61 Tablet PC - cleaning a dried water patch under the wacom display surface

Got myself a used Lenovo X61 tablet PC (a notebook with Wacom pen responsive display) - the price was super cheap, and as per the phrase of "you get what you pay for", I got the notebook in a ...
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Linux: Use TabletPC as Drawing Tablet for PC

Since my tablet pc isn't really strong (or the screen really big...) I'm working with CAD on my tower, currently only with keyboard and mouse. Now I would like to use my tablet pc as a graphics tablet ...
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Rotation problemo with the pen on x230 tablet and an external screen?

I have a funny problem. Normally when I have the screen rotated 180 on the laptop as I'm writing on it everything works just fine. But if I connect an external monitor that is oriented "normal", with ...
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Windows 7 Tablet Touchscreen Sensitivity, Can it be adjusted?

currently I have a Windows 7 Touchscreen tablet. The tablet is ok otherwise, but the screen is very sensitive to the point where I barely graze with a finger or its pen and it registers as a touch. ...
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Show which modifier keys are pressed during screen recording?

I'd like to see which modifier keys I've pressed during screen recordings so my students can understand what keys I've pressed while I click and drag. Is there any software that can do this? I'm ...
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X200 Tablet notebook won't start after BIOS Update

I have LENOVO X200 Tablet and I ran the BIOS Update and the computer won't start after the BIOS update. When I ran the BIOS update utility it ran everything fine and asked to restart the computer but ...
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Trick Windows 7 into Thinking It Is Installed on a Tablet PC

Is there a way to make Windows 7 think it is installed on a tablet pc? (Not like an iPad but a convertible laptop) The reason is, I'm having trouble with OneNote and Wacom Cintiq the handwriting is ...
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How to fix left-aligned menu in Visual Studio 2010

For the last couple of days, this is what my menus have looked like in Visual Studio 2010: How do I restore right-aligned menu items without losing any of my settings?