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"Task Host window prevents shut down" on Windows 10?

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Published 6 months agoSun, 16 Dec 2018 09:27:02 -0800

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Last Reply Open Control Panel. Click on Hardware and Sound > Power Options. In the left window pane select "Choose what the power buttons do". Click... Univa,

Sun, 05 May 2019 02:01:43 -0700 1 month ago
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Error "Windows cannot setup a homegroup on this computer"?

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Published 6 months agoSun, 16 Dec 2018 09:33:34 -0800

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Last Reply Enable Peer network grouping services Open Run box and search for services.msc Search the list for Peer Network Grouping, Peer Network Identit... Univa,

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Fri, 26 Apr 2019 08:39:43 -0700 1 month ago
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Last Reply Follow the steps below to solve this error: Stop Windows Update Service Open Control Panel, type: services.msc  & click OK. Search... Univa,

Follow the steps below to...

Mon, 22 Apr 2019 08:02:23 -0700 2 months ago
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How do you fix "Unknown hard error" on Windows 10?

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Published 6 months agoSun, 16 Dec 2018 09:31:58 -0800

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Last Reply Prepare a clean boot for the system Open Run window (Windows + R key) Type msconfig in the search bar In the System Configuration window, cl... Univa,

Prepare a clean boot for...

Thu, 18 Apr 2019 07:58:11 -0700 2 months ago
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How do I fix "Your account doesn't allow editing on a Mac"?

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Published 6 months agoSun, 16 Dec 2018 09:41:09 -0800

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Last Reply There are a few possible reasons for the error. License is Blatantly Invalid If you're using a pirated copy, or a copy that is legitimately not... August R. Garcia,

There are a few possible...

Thu, 11 Apr 2019 00:28:21 -0700 2 months ago
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How do I fix "add-apt-repository command not found"?

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Published 6 months agoSun, 16 Dec 2018 09:43:59 -0800

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Last Reply This is a common Ubuntu (and Debian) problem. What this error means is that the package add-apt-repository is not installed itself. Note that the add-... roxblade,

This is a common Ubuntu (...

Thu, 04 Apr 2019 04:29:25 -0700 2 months ago
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What is "pthread_mutex_init"?

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Published 6 months agoSun, 16 Dec 2018 09:44:00 -0800

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Last Reply This is a function used to initialize the mutex that you reference by the "mutex" part. It also takes in additional attributes using the attr part. Yo... roxblade,

This is a function used t...

Thu, 04 Apr 2019 04:18:56 -0700 2 months ago
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Where are Contacts stored on Android?

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Published 6 months agoSun, 16 Dec 2018 09:44:01 -0800 | Last update 6 months agoMon, 17 Dec 2018 13:40:10 -0800

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Last Reply Yes, some Android versions make it complicated, like the latest Android 9.0 doesn't come with a Calculator app on many devices. If you can't find your... roxblade,

Yes, some Android version...

Thu, 04 Apr 2019 03:54:54 -0700 2 months ago
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How to install Qubes OS?

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Published 4 months agoWed, 06 Feb 2019 14:41:43 -0800

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Last Reply Let's make the assumption that you are running VM. Based on that, delete the entire VM. Then, just use your favorite search engine, and search on how... TomGreller,

Let's make the assumption...

Sat, 30 Mar 2019 16:04:52 -0700 2 months ago
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How to unenroll a Chromebook?

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Published 4 months agoWed, 06 Feb 2019 15:40:28 -0800

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Last Reply The first step would be too switch to Developer mode by pressing "esc + refresh + power" keys at the same time. It will then ask you to press "ctrl +... KacssPL,

The first step would be t...

Sat, 30 Mar 2019 15:54:23 -0700 2 months ago
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How to check what SSD I have?

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Published 4 months agoWed, 06 Feb 2019 14:30:02 -0800

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Last Reply I did some research on the internet and I found that you can check your current laptop's SSD by accessing the Windows Drive Optimizer on your computer... WTCMolybdenam4753,

I did some research on th...

Sat, 30 Mar 2019 15:41:31 -0700 2 months ago
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How to use Ryzen Master?

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Published 4 months agoWed, 06 Feb 2019 14:29:02 -0800

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Last Reply By using this software, it allows you to personalize and overclock your factory multiplier-unlocked AMD Ryzen processor as well as overclock. I would... MyVault,

By using this software, i...

Sat, 30 Mar 2019 15:39:32 -0700 2 months ago
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How to install Windows on an Android tablet?

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Published 4 months agoWed, 06 Feb 2019 16:05:31 -0800

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Last Reply You ca install Windows on your Android tablet by plugging your tablet into your PC with a USB cord. Then select "Android Windows" to install the Windo... WTCMolybdenam4753,

You ca install Windows on...

Sat, 30 Mar 2019 15:28:32 -0700 2 months ago
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Mapping drives for Windows 7?

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Published 4 months agoWed, 06 Feb 2019 14:43:03 -0800

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Last Reply Since you are curious about mapping dives for Windows 7, I would recommend that you check out Microsoft's support page right here for more information... Zhaybib,

Since you are curious abo...

Sat, 30 Mar 2019 15:11:08 -0700 2 months ago
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How to use ICue?

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Published 4 months agoWed, 06 Feb 2019 14:29:12 -0800

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Last Reply Since you say you want to know how to use ICue, Windows Central has a guide right here to demonstrate https://www.windowscentral.com/setting-corsair-s... Zhaybib,

Since you say you want to...

Sat, 30 Mar 2019 14:29:23 -0700 2 months ago
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How to open AMD Radeon settings on Windows 10?

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Published 4 months agoWed, 06 Feb 2019 14:44:33 -0800

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Last Reply Just go to the windows search bar and type in Radeon to bring up the application; from there you can access various settings in regards to your PC. Graln_of_Truth,

Just go to the windows se...

Sat, 30 Mar 2019 13:51:06 -0700 2 months ago
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How to enter BIOS on Gigabyte motherboard?

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Published 4 months agoWed, 06 Feb 2019 15:41:48 -0800

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Last Reply Its perfectly safe for you to do it yourself, just know what you're doing before you do. Check this link for more information. Also See: https://www.l... Graln_of_Truth,

Its perfectly safe for yo...

Sat, 30 Mar 2019 13:44:53 -0700 2 months ago
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Brightness adjust not working on WIndows 10?

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Published 6 months agoSun, 16 Dec 2018 09:39:27 -0800

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Last Reply Sometimes brightness issues are connected with display drivers, and other power settings, which you may or may not be aware of. To solve this problem,... Univa,

Sometimes brightness issu...

Wed, 27 Mar 2019 11:45:08 -0700 2 months ago
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How do I downgrade Windows 10 Pro to Home?

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Published 6 months agoSun, 16 Dec 2018 09:35:31 -0800

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Last Reply If you have Windows 10 home and got it upgraded to Pro and now you wanna get back to Home, then it can be quickly done by changing “Product key&... Univa,

If you have Windows 10 ho...

Fri, 22 Mar 2019 13:17:04 -0700 3 months ago
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How to use Kinect on PC?

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Published 4 months agoWed, 06 Feb 2019 15:01:05 -0800

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Last Reply There are four variations of Kinect. Xbox 360, Windows, Xbox One, Windows v2. If you have any of the Windows variations, then you will also have a pow... roxblade,

There are four variations...

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 10:27:42 -0700 3 months ago
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How to use CrystalDiskMark?

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Published 4 months agoWed, 06 Feb 2019 14:59:04 -0800

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Last Reply CrystalDiskMark is a storage benchmarking utility. It can benchmark your HDD or SDD. Why do you need to benchmark? Well, the primary reason remains to... roxblade,

CrystalDiskMark is a stor...

Sun, 17 Mar 2019 09:15:04 -0700 3 months ago
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How do I fix "Selected boot image did not authenticate"?

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Published 6 months agoSun, 16 Dec 2018 09:26:59 -0800

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Last Reply A blue strip on a black background appears with a message "Selected boot image did not authenticate" soon after restarting or after pressing the power... Univa,

A blue strip on a black b...

Fri, 15 Mar 2019 11:02:21 -0700 3 months ago
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Disconnect network drive Windows 7?

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Published 4 months agoWed, 06 Feb 2019 14:42:33 -0800

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Last Reply Windows 10 makes it really pretty easy to disconnect a network drive. At the same time, it also makes mapping a new network drive fairly easy. Okay, s... roxblade,

Windows 10 makes it reall...

Thu, 14 Mar 2019 12:44:10 -0700 3 months ago
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Asrock how to update BIOS?

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Published 4 months agoWed, 06 Feb 2019 14:42:43 -0800

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Last Reply Official BIOS upgrade instructions are available on the ASRock website's support section. Here's the link. There are a couple of methods to do an upda... roxblade,

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Thu, 14 Mar 2019 12:28:45 -0700 3 months ago
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How to use OCCT?

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Published 4 months agoWed, 06 Feb 2019 14:26:02 -0800

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Last Reply OCCT cannot correct the heating problem for you, just adding a note. It can find the problem that's causing the overheating. You'll need to manually s... roxblade,

OCCT cannot correct the h...

Mon, 11 Mar 2019 11:54:32 -0700 3 months ago
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How can I remove the "Activate Windows 10" watermark?

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Published 6 months agoSun, 16 Dec 2018 09:43:00 -0800

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Last Reply Hello, The obvious answer would be to activate Windows 10, or in other terms, buy it. Afraid this is the only 100% legitimate way to get rid of the... Huevos Rancheros,

Hello,

Thu, 28 Feb 2019 05:43:21 -0800 3 months ago
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How long does it take to install Windows 7?

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Published 4 months agoWed, 06 Feb 2019 15:45:09 -0800

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Last Reply Once there were a lot of files on one of my old computers. We used CRT monitors and Windows XP SP3 on it (I never liked Vista so we skipped that). The... roxblade,

Once there were a lot of...

Thu, 21 Feb 2019 02:16:11 -0800 4 months ago
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Windows 10 domain join?

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Published 4 months agoWed, 06 Feb 2019 14:57:24 -0800

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Last Reply This gPost guide will clear all your doubts ranging from what are domains, how they enable centralized server-based administration for your network, a... roxblade,

This gPost guide will cle...

Tue, 19 Feb 2019 00:45:33 -0800 4 months ago
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How to get to command prompt from BIOS?

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Published 4 months agoWed, 06 Feb 2019 14:58:34 -0800

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Last Reply Open your computer normally and go to Settings. Go to Update & Security > Recovery. Under the Advanced startup section, click on the Restart no... roxblade,

Open your computer normal...

Tue, 19 Feb 2019 00:28:55 -0800 4 months ago
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How long does a MacBook Pro last on average? Thinking of switching

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Published 4 months agoWed, 06 Feb 2019 14:58:54 -0800

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Last Reply A MacBook Pro is one of the most durable laptop products out there. From the software point of view, I'd say most laptops (non-Apple) have a life span... roxblade,

A MacBook Pro is one of t...

Tue, 19 Feb 2019 00:11:22 -0800 4 months ago
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