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How do I automate disabling and enabling a monitor on the Windows Settings?

I want to automate this function in Windows Settings. Nirsoft's Multi-monitor tool works for the first part of disabling the monitor, but after it disables it, the monitor disappears from the list ...
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How to disable webcam access via RegEdit for StreamLabs specifically?

I'm having a problem with StreamLabs where it accesses the webcam (turns on the webcam light) every single time I open the program, even when I'm not telling the software to use the webcam. It's very ...
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Windows 10 - Third monitor not activated

I am facing a problem with detection and activation of the third monitor connected to my computer. The setting is the following: Graphics card is a Strix RX580. 2 monitors connected via display port ...
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How activate option to export to OVF

How activate option to export to OVF, I need export a virtual machine the Windows 2000 for use in virtual box but this option is disabled:
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Windows 10 Pro now requires activation after each reboot

This started about 3 months ago, on an old Dell Inspiron 660. I had made no hardware changes at or anywhere close to that time, and the only system software changes were those performed by Windows ...
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prevent from specifie software to change language without my permission [closed]

I am using windows 10 pro, there is a program that changing the language without my knowledge, can I prevent from the program to change language without my permission?
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How can I prevent local standard users from right clicking and deleting files on the computer?

How can I prevent local standard users from right clicking and deleting files on the computer? I think on the individual files, I have to right click, go to security, advanced and add a Deny ...
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MS Paint on Windows 11/10 compared to Windows 7 [closed]

Windows 11 or 10 have problem of tools: Line act as Text Text act as Save as Pencil act as custom color In Windows 7, MS Paint behavior is clean, stable, reliable, works without any issues.
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Monitor fazing rainbow and then completely black, but Windows still detect it

My second monitor (Viewsonic 27" VX2718-PC-MHD) one day started fazing rainbow, turned white and then black with backlight monitor on, and it's still like that till this day. The thing is, my PC ...
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Use Powershell to enable "Only allow a magic packet to wake the computer" checkbox in a network adapter?

I would like to have a Powershell script which enables the "Only allow a magic packet to wake the computer" checkbox, which is the bottom one shown in this image: I tried this, but it doesn'...
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PC reboots automatically

Sometimes my computer suddenly turns off without alert or even a shutdown screen and boots back up again automatically. It can go weeks without this happening, but on days when it happens, it happens ...
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How to toggle bluetooth on/off from the Windows from the login screen?

I have an bluetooth (BT) security device to allow 2 factor sign-on to a Windows machine. There is an issue with communication such that sometimes (once a week or so) the device will not connect ...
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Snort: <dir> and <var> paths

Where should I look for a paths for dir and var in config daq in snort.conf?
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How do you mount your physical hard drive to VirtualBox?

I have a physical two terabyte laptop hard drive that I want access. The hard drive itself contains a Windows 10 Home OS that used to belong to an HP 15-da0061cl notebook. I used to own that notebook ...
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vmware-vdiskmanager.exe Failed to load OpenSSL config file

I'm trying to repair a vmware vdisk that won't start after a power outage. The instructions say to run vmware-vdiskmanager.exe -R <path-to-vdisk> but it didn't work for me: SSLConfigLoad: Failed ...
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WSL container terminates immediately once the last console is closed

I'm running WSL2 on Windows 10 22H2 (10.0.19045.4412). After a recent WSL update I noticed a change in its behaviour: whenever the last console session (i.e. a running wsl.exe process) is closed, the ...
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New volume error message: The media is write protected

My customer has several volumes on his Windows computer. In order to test something, I'm trying to get the same situation, so I have shrunken my main disk (C:-drive) and created a new volume (on the D:...
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Windows 10 WSL icon replaced by a weird one

I don't know how to describe it, it is a weird one. I think it had some errors while updating WSL so I modified the registry a little bit but I have some difficulty find that post now. It didn't ...
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Dell XPS12 9q33 cannot see wireless network

I have a Dell XPS12 9q33 laptop running windows 10 that will not see the local wireless network. Every other device I have can see this network, but this laptop refuses to see it. I have tried ...
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Winload.exe booting process

Wikipedia article about Windows Boot Manager states that it somehow transfers control to winload.exe which in turn loads all the other essential components of Windows. But how is it able to execute ...
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Software using just 2 cores on a 13700 on Windows 10 64, crashing and getting stuck

I've the weirdest problem I ever encountered in my time working with computers :-). I have music production software which was working fine until suddenly the program mainly started using just 1 or 2 ...
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I uninstalled CD&DVD Device in Device Manager, now it takes too long for the windows to login - WINDOWS 10

I uninstalled my CD&DVD driver because the device was making unnecessary noises. Now, windows open quickly enough but when i try to login it takes a few minutes. Here is the CD ROM section in my ...
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Why does my PC lag after installing Nvidia graphics? Closing programs by its own and stutters [closed]

As I am installing my Nvidia driver my PC is stuttering, programs are crashing, sometimes screen is going black, sometimes monitor is saying no signal, I am very frustrated. And talked to MSI ...
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How to programmatically disable or enable "Beta: Use Unicode UTF-8 for worldwide language support" in Windows 10 and Windows 11?

This Super User answer explains well what the feature is, but what matters is that it can be enabled using a checkbox in a subwindow of intl.cpl: How can I accomplish this programmatically?
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Can I use Windows 10 (22H2) for Intel 14 gen CPU?

I just bought a new PC with an Intel 14700KF CPU and I know it is recommended to Windows 11 for 12-14 gen CPU. However, I am really accustomed to using Windows 10, and I am wondering if the support ...
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ARM Error: Trouble with starting the computer [closed]

I am getting this error every time I try and start the computer Jul 13 00:17:16 4a1dc59e3be7 syslog-ng[12]: syslog-ng starting up; version='3.25.1' Updating arm group id 1000 to default (1000)... ...
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Steam - Fatal Error

My computer, which was running fine just a day ago, now will not boot Steam nor my VPN (PrivateVPN). When booting Steam I get an error that says: "Steam needs to be online to update. Please ...
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8 Gb ram not working in 16gb capacity of 2 ram slots pc [closed]

My pc has 16gb of maximum ram capacity with 2 ram slots. My problem is when I inserted a 8gb ram in one slot it is not detected.
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Windows script host

I am constantly getting a pop window from windows 10 (Windows script host) informing me that it "cannot find C:\Users\Public\Edge.vbs" I close it out and again pops up again within a minute. ...
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Windows 10 - Block File Transfer

I would like to disable file transfer via Bluetooth while allowing other Bluetooth services to function normally such as mouse, keyboard, audio, etc. The devices are not on a domain and are not ...
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Unable to uninstall failing USB driver

I found an old Nokia phone and wanted to check it before I sent it for recycling. When I tried to install the latest USB drivers for the phone the installation failed and now I get a regular pop up ...
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DNS client service connecting to my ISP

I've noticed that sometimes at startup there's a connection to an IP address that belongs to my own ISP, and the process is the DNS client service. This doesn't always happen. The connection ...
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Stop games from turning on Intel Turbo/changing power plans

Long story short: 15% utilization 6-core i5 @ 4.3 GHz = 100C 100% utilization 6-core i5 @ 3.0 GHz = 80C Intel processors are rated at 100C and I believe them cause I ran an i3 on a laptop for like 5 ...
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Windows randomly fails to create Pagefile on second drive after reboot

I don't have sufficient space on C:, so I manually configured an alternative location [J:]. with a size of 18GB; however, upon a reboot it may work, but sometimes the Pagefile is not created on J:. ...
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How can I search File Explorer for files only (i.e. exclude folders) in Windows 10?

How can I specify that a search using File Explorer should return files only? I've tried kind:=file and type:file and not kind:=folder and other variations, but nothing works. Surely there is an easy ...
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Why is my pc blank once logged in

I’m not sure if this has been answered or not but when I open my pc, the sign in screen is grey with no background. I then login and my desktop is completely blank. No files, no games, no task bar, ...
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ERROR: Can't start DAQ (-1) - Error opening adapter [SNORT]

When I have used command snort -c C:\Snort\etc\snort.conf -A console -i eth0 in cmd I got this error Also I've checked this question, but it didn't help me, because after removing wpcap.dll and Packet....
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Can't find Sublime Text folder and format for special Preferences file e.g., for font change

Having a lovely time trying to find the "platform-specific" settings file referred to in Preferences.sublime-settings, so I can change the font: // Note that the font_face and font_size are ...
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Program starts despite DisallowRun entry

When starting any Adobe application the Adobe Desktop Service.exe is automatically started. I don't want this to happen so I added an entry in the registry key Computer\HKEY_USERS\{long ID of some ...
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What order does the Windows Photo App use for images on the Desktop, and can this order be changed?

Within the Windows Photo App, there are left and right arrow buttons on the left and right sides of the app window, respectively. These allow the user to leaf through several images in some order ...
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Mouse on Windows 10, it loses element when I drag

Windows 10. Higher end Logitech mouse. Have no issues with left or right click. But when I for example drag item in Outlook to a folder, or even icon on desktop, it loses it's "hold" and let'...
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Is there that can I create a virtual disk image out of my old laptop hard drive?

I have an old 2TB laptop hard drive from my old HP 15-da0061cl notebook. The notebook suffered from internal screen damage as well as the case breaking down due to fall damage. Due to my warranty ...
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How to open ms-settings: links from Firefox?

When I browse to How to uninstall a Windows update in Firefox and click on the View update history settings button, it opens the ms-settings:windowsupdate-history?activationSource=SMC-Article-12415 ...
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VirtualAlloc error 1314

On two seemingly similar Windows 10 22H2 machines, an application acts differently: on one it works and reports that it is able to use VirtualAlloc() to allocate large pages, on the other it throws ...
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Can’t get past blue screen loops

I can’t even reinstall windows from usb, even though it’s selected in bios. Everytime I restart the system, the “Mag” msi logo will pop up, it will buffer shortly and throw up different blue screens ...
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Windows 10 Update keeps failing (0x80070002) when installing KB5034441 [duplicate]

When running Windows Update it says it encountered an error. The message says: There were some problems installing updates, but we'll try again later. If you keep seeing this and want to search the ...
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Wrong routing in Windows 10

On Windows 10 I have configured the following routing rules: =========================================================================== Interface List 9...68 05 ca af 11 9b ......Intel(R) Gigabit ...
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BitLocker Encryption Stuck on 0.9%

As the title says, bitlocker encryption for my drive is at 0.9%, after running for many combined hours. Running many commands that interact with bitlocker or the drive hang the console and all other ...
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Scan on SSD Hard drive says ok but

Pc repair tech couldn't install Windows 10 on my Windows 7 computer, he said it was because there were too many writes on my SSD which is only around 5-6 years old. I came home and tested it, and it ...
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What is the correct way of debugging which installed app is causing Windows Explorer and Desktop to refresh frequently?

Windows 10 Single language, 22h2, 64-bit, build 19045.4598 (up to date), i7-11800H. For some reason I can't pinpoint yet, Windows Explorer and Desktop are constantly refreshing. On Windows Explorer, ...
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