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Forum discussion tagged with Permissions.
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    Question Accidentally changed permissions and ownership on everything on my boot drive, is there any way to fix this?

    I had around 400 or so .tmp folders in the root of my C drive and could only delete them by changing their permissions one-by-one. Getting annoyed at this, I looked up some solutions and ran a couple of commands in the command prompt. While I successfully deleted the files, I realized that I...
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    Question Can't Install programs after trying Windows Update

    Alright. I have Windows 10 OS Build 1909. There were some new updates on Windows Update that wouldn't install properly, kept getting error 0xe0000100. I tried doing some troubleshooting - did DISM, SFC, Reset Windows Update, Some Group Policy tweaks. Never got it to work, but I somehow...
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    [SOLVED] Software installations for domain accounts.

    I have a question that might be a little hard to answer and maybe software specific but any info would be greatly appreciated. I have a number of Lab PCs running windows 10 Pro which I have added to an Active directory domain using a Synology NAS. These Domain users should have access to a range...
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    [SOLVED] Old Laptop stopped working. Externalized/encased the old laptop HD. Connected to new laptop. Cannot access files.

    Hi Everyone, I hope someone can help me out with this problem. I encased my old laptop hd (1Tb Seagate HDD SATA) because there were significant problems. I connected the now external hd to my new laptop (via USB C) and changed the permissions on all folders and subfolders to "Everyone"...
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    [SOLVED] Access denied to files on internal laptop drive when mounted on desktop

    They say that the path to hell is paved with good intentions. I was at my elderly neighbors' place and noticed their Asus X555 laptop bulging badly enough that the trackpad had separated from the top cover. I pointed out that it was time for a new battery which they ordered. I replaced it and...
  6. dutche99

    Question Can't see other PC's on my network (NAS Set up)

    Hello, I am setting up a FreeNAS 11.2 server, which I will be using for a decent speed SMB multi-channel storage server. SMB isn't set up yet, and I am just trying to get the server connected to my main PC over one ethernet cable. I am able to access the web interface via the DHCP IP address...
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    Question PC Crashed During permission changes, now no text or functionality on windows

    My pc had been acting funny. nvidia control panel wouldn't open because it apparently didn't have permissions to access the files. All of the folders in my pc were set to "read-only" for some reason. I looked online and decided to give the C: drive permissions to my administrator user with full...
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    [SOLVED] YCbCr or RGB PC Standard FULL RGB?

    Should I use the default YCbCr option or RGB? Why? My system specs are below. This option I'm asking about is in the AMD Radeon Configurations, on the monitor options. Yesterday I noticed a site that has white and light grey backgrounds isn't showing properly. Light grey background can't be...
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    [SOLVED] Should my PC be running games this poorly?

    I build my gaming PC around 5 years ago. I put a lot of money into the original build but I was still in high school so I still went kinda budget. The PC back then was amazing, 300 frames on any games I could think of (BF3 and 4 I think). Pretty intense games. Currently, my PC can barely run...
  10. LordMikeus

    [SOLVED] What is causing my lower fps?

    So this is something I'm noticing in Apex lately and as I've done a lot of changes to my system recently I think it's worth checking everything I'm seeing is correct with some people who know more than I do. Overall I suspect the issue is with my CPU as I can see in Task Manager it's almost...
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    Question Mining gtx 1070

    Hello good, I have a problem with my graphic or something from my pc that does not let me mine I put for example to mine in nicehash and I get that I'm going to 29mhs but then at the time of the money I get that gives me 0.3 eur up to date. I have already tried different programs. Thank you.
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    [SOLVED] Ryzen vs Intel

    Current rig: Cpu: I7 7700 (non k sku) Gpu: GTX 1060 3GB Ram: Adata 16GB ddr4 Power Supply: Corsair cx650m SSD: Adata 120GB HDD: 2x 1TB western digital blue Motherboard: asus not sure model, system was originally a prebuilt. I want to get the rtx 2060/2070 with presidents day sale i can get the...
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    RAID 0 with 3 different size drives except only 2 theoretical drives

    I searched google and all I could find was the answers about raid 0 being limited to the smallest size so 100GB, 250GB, 500GB, and 1,000GB in raid 0 array being limited to 400GB because of the smallest drive being 100GB and it cant fit any more of the 1/4 striped data onto it. But my question...
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    [SOLVED] I7 8700K Not turboing over 3,7GHZ

    Hello everyone So a friend of my has a 8700K and an Asus Z370-E gaming motherboard and his 8700K wont turbo over 3,7ghz so basically it doesn’t turbo. He has a silent loop 280 so the temps on the 8700k are not going over 55°c at max load. I checked his bios settings for intel turbo mode and...
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    I am on a budget and need a MB for an i7 4790k

    I am on a budget and need a MB for an i7 4790k, pc specs (current): gtx 1060 6gb i5 4460 MB is from the dell t20 FT server 16gb ddr3 1600mhz ram windows 10 home 600w evga psu budget: >£70 I want to upgrade to an i7 4790k, needs lga 1150 socket, has vrm heat sinks, good vrm layout (eg...
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    [SOLVED] Forza Horzion 4 Stutters like crazy on somewhat good PC. NEED HELP!

    So I've had both Forza Horizon 3 and 4 (ultimate editions, a crap ton of money), and my pc is this: i5 6600k (OC to 4.3 Ghz) GTX 970 4GB DDR5 OCed (from MSI) 8GB RAM DD4 @ 2.4 ghz no matter if it's on ultra or low, the game stutters after some time of playing, both games, i've tried everything...
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    What’s an Inexpensive but effective laptop for minimal gaming?

    What is a good laptop that would be used for games such as Path of Exile. And the occasional twitch.tv watching. Looking for an on the road laptop that isn’t a budget buster. Thank you for your advise.
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    mobile memory parallelism

    We every day hear about RAM, ROM of mobile devices (cell phones and tablets). Internal and external storage in these mobile devices. What I wanna know is distinguish their mobile meaning. What are these memories for cell phone and tablets? Of course, I know acronyms, but, the perfect meaning for...
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    Questions about upgrading some hardware.

    I recently (about 5 months ago) upgraded from an AMD GPU to a GTX 1050 Ti, and it runs really well, i don’t play a ton of games that need insane graphics, i play fortnite very well on max settings, but when i was looking into my PC lately i noticed i have some things i want to upgrade(i have an...
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    Sound not present at all, suddenly

    I'm using a 15-ce0xx HP Omen. Today, I suddenly found that the machine couldn't output any sound, whether by speakers or headphones. The sound settings screen says "no output devices detected." I did get an automatic Windows update, but I can't remember if I was able to play sound after that...