win 10

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    Question Desktop icons over tabs

    Is this just a glitch with windows 10. Opening any program does this or sometimes when I click show desktop. the program is the background I cant click on it to resume so just wondering what this is and if I can fix this. cant post picture but icons would be over chrome i can click the icons but...
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    Question Fresh install

    If I’m trying to format my Hdd drive while doing a fresh install of windows 10 onto a ssd. Is it a safe bet to keep the sata cable plugged in on the hdd drive and continue the installation process with broth drives in? -I’ve ran into an issue where windows did not want to boot because the...
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    Question A batch script which disables explorer's folder localization

    Hi, I'm trying to create a batch script that searches through the computer for desktop.ini files, and deletes the line LocalizedResourceName=.*, to let Windows explorer show the true folder names instead of the translated ones. (On a non-english system) I've started from the script written here...
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    Question Can I use my old HDD with an OS installed on a New PC which also has Windows 10 installed, without having to format the drive completely?

    So I built a new PC where I installed windows 10 on an SSD. Now after I built the PC I found a 1TB HDD in one of my old builds. Can I add that old HDD onto the new build and use it as storage? The old HDD also has windows 10 installed, is there any way that I only have to format the C drive and...
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    Question PC black screens and restarts when loading certain games, cannot uninstall antivirus. Fortnite and Apex Legends.

    So this problem has been going on for a while. Whenever I try to play games such as Fortnite or Apex Legends, when I launch the game, my PC black screens and restarts. I used to work around this by disabling windows built in antivirus defender, but this worked only a few times. I tried...
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    Question Understanding DISM logs

    Hi, I am invoking DISM command from powershell script. I want the script to read the DISM log file and determine if DISM command was success or if there was error. For Error I know that DISM log file generated Error messages. Want to know what is the success message shown for DISM logs? Is...
  7. GlitchCo

    Question Random freezes in Gaming (Windows 10)

    So, I know this has been asked many, many times. Yet I tried all the options given to me on this forum and other sites without any good result. Alright, here we go again. Whenever I play a game, and something new happens in the game (so I assume the game needs to change data or something), it...
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    Question Windows 10 freezing randomly 100% disk usage

    Well i've just build a completely new pc and installed Win 10. And every few minutes or secs everything freezes, i usually can move mouse but cant send any input or do anything during the freeze, although voice call on discord keep working. I've looked what happens during this freezes and it...
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    Question Can I change the audio output on a specific program?

    Hey Everyone, I was wondering, I have my PC connected to my LG tv(HDMI) and an LG monitor (DVI), I still have multiple audio jacks available and I recently learnt how to make Them output audio simultaneously, now my question is can I make Them output from different sources? Example...
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    Question No battery detected!

    Hey guys and girls, I have a laptop Acer vn-7 571g-59pm with i5-5200u gtx 850m and win 10. For a while i was getting this error showing my battery at 100% but at the same time its showing that its not detected and when i unplug the charger it dies. So i gave it to my brother 2 days ago and after...
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    Question Mstwain32.exe - Application error pop up

    I have had this issue for about 2 months (i think) and it is the most annoying thing ever, i can never get rid of it and when i press "ok" it takes maybe about 2 minutes and it pops up again. it alt tabs me out of games and u cant even minimize it. i have looked everywhere online but nobody knew...
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    Question Cant install win 10 on new machine pls help

    Ive built my new pc Done all the cabling correctly i think It says 0x8030002 Here are some pics Win 10 View: https://imgur.com/gallery/vEs3LKe Pls help its urgent
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    [SOLVED] Win 10 install on ssd

    Hey guys and girls. Recently i bought myself a new SSD so i want to install my windows 10 there. Before that i wanted to completely clean my hard drive. I wanted to ask if DBAN is a good option for cleaning or are there other programs for it. Afterward installing the win, should i remove all...
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    Info Win 10 computer speed capped at 11mbps on 100+ connection (DELL)

    Hopefully this is allowed. I just wanted to post this in the hopes that this helps someone and they don't waste all the time trying to figure out like i did. I have a reasonably new dell, my internet connection is Pro Tier 150+ and it's always worked pretty well. A couple of days ago, I started...
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    Question Lenovo Y50 frame "hickups" (with test videos) - failing graphic card?

    Hello, I recently completely formatted my old laptop and installed a clean new version of win10. Everything is faster and better now, expect that the gaming performance still stucks. I've tested many things, but the shocking result is that the frames I see vary frome the ones which are...
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    Question windows and boxes will not fill

    have to reboot after i remove device from display device list- windows and boxes will not fill in and are empty- only outline shows. unless i hit the taskview button repeatedly. what do you call the boxes and panes on the desktop? they will be empty with only outline i have asked this question...
  17. tsomek

    Question restrict folder access within a shared folder?

    Hi all, So I am sharing a "parent" Folder with multiple users (win7 + win10), which contains a number of "child" subfolders. I want to restrict access to one of these child folders, for a specific user. This user needs to keep having access to the rest of the folders. Is this possible? If...
  18. OuzeriatAthmane

    Question Internet multiple problem

    hello, I have multiple network problems in many applications for example google chrome cant download javascript file, discord not opening, most websites can't load or load partially i get ac errors in steam and other internet problem i have tried a lot of things: -Changing OS 4 or 5 time windows...
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    Question Bizzare Data loss

    Posting this in Win 10 - could go other places. Win 10 Pro 1809 full patch etc. No problems.. solid .. working fine. All of a sudden - for no apparent reason - all my programs installed on my D drive are trashed. C Drive (system) is fine... E drive (Games) is fine … just D drive (apps). If I...
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    [SOLVED] Win10 bought from store on USB not recognized

    I have a B450 Aorus Elite AMD4 motherboard and I am unable to get it to recognize a Windows USB stick which I bought from Microcenter. If I put a plain USB stick in the port, the mobo BIOS will recognize it, but the USB stick I bought with Windows on it, it won't see it. Everytime I boot, I get...