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The pre-release (beta) version of Windows 11.

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How to disable the internal monitor of my laptop while closing the lid

Note: Disable laptop screen when lid is closed Actually, my laptop internal monitor was offing well a while ago. but after update Windows to build 26020, everything broken. The internal monitor doesn'...
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Windows 11 Preview install fails on Hyper-V

I want to test some new features of Windows 11 (how the bugs were fixed) and want to install the latest preview build in Hyper-V playground. It fails with the following message The Hyper-V VM is ...
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Is there a way to change the Windows Insider text/watermark?

I was wondering if I could change the Watermark text or add text to it. As an example some builds have the "do not take screenshots" text above the watermark. Could I add custom text or ...
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Set Default Security Key Settings (Windows 11)

As of the latest Windows Insider Build (Dev Channel), 23541.1000 ni_prerelease, the following appears when Windows is prompted for security key input: Whereas before this update, it was only Security ...
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Windows 11 - Hide/Remove virtual desktop indicator while changing

A few weeks ago, the virtual desktop moving animation returned to Windows 11, including an indicator that shows on what virtual desktop you are. There is any way to disable this indicator? Tried the ...
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Can't SSH into Windows VM despite setting up OpenSSH

A couple of days ago, I set up a Windows 11 VM using VMware Fusion on my Macbook Air, and despite the janky and, at times, incredibly frustrating installation process (finding ISO files that will run ...
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System process high idle CPU usage ( 30 - 40 percent )

I am using windows 11 canary build, this issue is since windows 10, the system process uses half of my CPU as soon as I connect my pc to the internet, it makes the fan whirr fast and gaming ...
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Weird folders in event viewer. Can't tell if they’re legit or something else [duplicate]

The Microsoft folders in my event viewer looks weird, I do not know how to describe this better Any idea if these are legit or if I should be worried? My current Windows version is: Édition Windows ...
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How to disable lock-Screen "Sign in Screen" when waking up from Hibernation in Windows 11?

How to disable lock-Screen "Sign in Screen" when waking up from Hibernation Windows 11? I tried every way on Google, but none of the methods works, I am asking when waking from Hibernation, ...
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Target column greyed out :File Explorer Windows 11

File Explorer: Target greyed out! Can't set custom target location of File Explorer Windows 11
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Left Insider Program but still receiving Insider updates

I enabled windows insider program, it worked fine for a while, then windows 11 came and my laptop keep trying to update to windows 11. thing my laptop does not have TPM 2.0, so I can't install windows ...
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How to Update Windows 11 to latest as 5 months ago I downloaded its Dev version on my Windows 10Pro

How to Update Windows 11 to latest, as 5 months ago I downloaded its Dev version on my Windows 10 Pro Licensed Laptop. Here is the Version Name from About Windows Information: i.imgur.com/Mj6UACR.png ...
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Windows 11 Insider Dev Build no longer shuts down

I am running Windows 11 Insider Preview Build 22471 as Primary OS and Ubuntu 20.04 LTS as Secondary OS. Before I was running Windows 11 Beta Build. I switched to Dev Channel and installed build 22471, ...
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Windows 11 freezes, wont let me get task manager

So I got Beta windows 11 via insider program. My Windows 11 freezes randomly and won't allow me to do anything, I can't even get taskmanager or click on any window(minimize, maximize, close). The ...
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Update from Windows Feature Experience Pack 1000.22000.194.0 (Windows 11 insider version) to Windows 11 stable

I am using Windows Feature Experience Pack 1000.22000.194.0 now. Edition Windows 11 Pro Version 21H2 Installed on ‎07-‎Jul-‎21 OS build 22000.194 Experience Windows Feature Experience Pack 1000....
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How to leave Windows 11 dev channel without data loss?

I am currently using Windows 11 on the windows insider dev-channel. I'm on Windows 11 Insider Preview 22468.1000 (rs_prerelease) I would like to get away from dev to beta, pre-release or just the ...
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Bluetooth Pairing on Dual Boot of Windows 11 & Linux (or some os else)

When I tried to synchronize the Bluetooth link keys of multiple systems as before, there was no content under the original registry path HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\BTHPORT\...
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Qemu throws back error after i tried to use whpx acceleration (not sure if this the right community)

I am using qemu to emulate Zorin OS 16 (a hour old user of qemu) I tried to emulate Zorin OS 16 with whpx acceleration with this command in power shell: qemu-system-x86_64.exe -boot d -cdrom zorincore....
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How to disable QR code generator in Microsoft Edge

Using Microsoft Edge v92.0.902.78 (Official build) (64-bit) on Windows 11 and want to disable QR code generator but can't since the flag documented in various support forums and blogs isn't available ...
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How to fix "You'll need a new app to open this windowsdefender link" when trying to open Windows Defender in Win 11 Preview? [duplicate]

I have upgraded to the Windows 11 Preview through the beta program. Trying to start Windows Defender yields in an error message: Googling the issue, there is supposed to be a fix for Windows 10 by ...
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Lenovo Legion OS Selection - Dual Windows Startup screen is not appearing

I have Windows 10 installed in my system, it was working fine. As Windows 11 is released, I thought to give it a try. I created a separate partition for test purpose, then installed Windows 11 on my ...
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I'm in the Insider Dev channel, why can't I download the Windows 11 ISO?

Following the instructions on TechRadar, I joined the Insider program via Setting -> Update & Security -> Windows Insider Program and chose the Dev channel. I can now find the Windows 11 ...
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Getting Windows 11 Live Tiles to work again

I've installed the Windows 10 Developer preview that has the Windows 11 UI changes. I don't like them. They look like a bad version of the MacOS instead of the Windows Live Tiles. I followed the ...
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Windows 11 complains after reboot "Why did my PC restart?"

I'm installing the Windows 11 (10.0.22000.51) in a (unsupported) MacBook Pro Late 2013 using BootCamp from Apple. I'm following this XDA article: How to install Windows 11 on almost any unsupported PC ...
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Can't start WSL2 after updating to Windows 11

I installed Ubuntu 20.04 in WSL2 before updating from Windows 10 to 11 beta, and in Windows 10 it always worked fine. After the update I can still see the installed distribution like this: PS C:\> ...
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Windows 10 version next update apeared on a windows 11 preview build

I have seen that I have an update on my secondary machine with windows 11, now problem is, the update says it's for Windows 10 Version Next and it's some cumulative update for the .NET framework 3.5 ...
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Encountered errors while loading user settings in Windows Terminal on Windows 11

I just installed Windows 11 Preview. Windows 11 Pro 21H2 ‎2021-‎07-‎02 version 22000.51 Windows Feature Experience Pack 421.16300.0.3 Since then, I have been getting a Windows PowerShell window ...
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How do I change the default browser in Windows 11?

In Windows 11 (currently in preview, build 22000.51), how do I set the default browser? In the previous version Windows 10, I could select a default app for web browser but now everything is by file ...
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I am not able to access preview settings [duplicate]

I want to change settings to send optional data. But it says it is controlled by an organization. I tried changing using gpdedit but it still did not work. I also tried enabling telemetry but it did ...
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Does Windows 11's new Snap feature only work with certain applications?

Just installed the Windows 11 Preview, if I hover over the maximise button in Notepad, I see the new snap dialog: But in an application like Visual Studio 2022 Preview (1.1), I don't see it: Do ...
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Any trick to get Internet Explorer 11 Mode Support (especially ActiveX plugin) running On Windows 11 (22000.51)

My quick research resulted that there was supposed to be IE-11 Mode Support in MS Edge via some special flag turned on, but I couldn't find it on both normal Edge and Edge Dev on Windows 11 Downloaded ...
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Which CPU/Mainboard generation really supports TPM 2.0 for Windows 11 regardless of Microsofts list?

I'd like to have a list, where i can see supported CPU/MB generations (not concrete models), goes into technical details what kind of TPM (fTPM, dTPM) is required. Going into detail of technical ...
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Why is Windows 11 not supported on my hardware?

I installed Microsoft's "PC Health Check" app to see if my computer is compatible with Windows 11, but it just says "This PC can't run Windows 11". It doesn't tell me why. I have ...
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