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Operating Systems Answers

Type AnswersAsk and answer questions, if that is something that you want to do. Category Operating SystemsContent about computer operating systems, such as Linux, Windows, MacOS, Android, and iOS. Tag All

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Last ReplyGood day! This is my 1st comment here so I just wanted to give a quick shout out and tell you I really enjoy reading your articles.   marthaneidig8457,

Good day! This is my 1st...

Thu, 14 May 2020 08:34:32 -07001 month ago1
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Google Chrome is unresponsive, relaunch now?

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Last ReplyNice. albertjohn5457,

Nice.

Tue, 28 Apr 2020 05:30:10 -07002 months ago1
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System thread exception not handled?

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Last ReplyThe error message "system thread exception not handled" typically happens when the drivers for your graphics card need to be updated. Either upgrade y... ellefaming,

The error message "system...

Tue, 03 Dec 2019 03:17:18 -08007 months ago1
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Last ReplyTry this method of checking the setting of System Event Notification Service on your computer Open run box, type services.msc and press Enter.... Univa,

Try this method of checki...

Sat, 01 Jun 2019 09:23:06 -07001 year ago1
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Fixing "err_unknown_url_scheme"?

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Last ReplyThe ERR_UNKNOWN_URL_SCHEME error is common because of your browser issue. This error sometimes gets triggered when you are trying to open another... Univa,

The ERR_UNKNOWN_URL_SCHEM...

Sat, 01 Jun 2019 09:07:40 -07001 year ago1
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My Windows update keeps turning off?

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Last ReplyGo to System tray and right-click on your antivirus icon. Select Avast Shield control (this option will vary depending on your antivirus) Selec... Univa,

Sat, 01 Jun 2019 08:54:36 -07001 year ago1
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Fixing "Unable to reach Windows activation servers"?

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Last Reply1. Using a generic product key for your Windows version 2. Open Run Windows, type “slui” and hit Enter to open the Windows Activation C... Univa,

1. Using a generic produc...

Fri, 31 May 2019 11:11:55 -07001 year ago1
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Fixes for "cannot safely connect to server"?

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Last ReplyGo to Manual setup, and set Security type to SSL (Accept all certificates). if you use this option, you might expose user infor... Univa,

Go to Manual setup,...

Fri, 31 May 2019 10:52:39 -07001 year ago1
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Solving "The requested operation requires elevation"?

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Last ReplyYou need to log in your computer with the administrator account. Locate your external hard drive. It could be in the folder named Computer/My com... Univa,

Sun, 26 May 2019 11:19:48 -07001 year ago1
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Last ReplyLet’s give permission to the folder and check if that helps. Follow these steps to give permissions to the drive. Right-click on the folde... Univa,

Let’s give permissi...

Sun, 26 May 2019 10:56:54 -07001 year ago1
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Last ReplyIf you were doing something with Interface Builder(IB), the usual cause is that you either: Deleted that property from the class, but haven... Univa,

If you were doing somethi...

Sun, 26 May 2019 08:52:16 -07001 year ago1
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Windows hello isn't available on this device - Solutions?

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Last ReplyUpdate Your PC To the Latest Version Available Open Settings > Update & security. Stay in the Windows Update tab and click on the Check... Univa,

Update Your PC To the Lat...

Wed, 22 May 2019 10:42:35 -07001 year ago1
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Last ReplyTurn On Network Discovery & File Sharing If you are copying/moving a file to or from a network location, and getting this error, make sure Netw... Univa,

Turn On Network Discovery...

Thu, 16 May 2019 08:12:50 -07001 year ago1
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How do I fix flickering star menu on Windows 10?

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Last ReplyUninstall a problematic desktop application Open Control Panel. Click on Uninstall a program. Select the application you want to remove. C... Univa,

Uninstall a problematic d...

Mon, 06 May 2019 11:10:24 -07001 year ago1
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How to stop ads on the Android home screen?

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Last ReplyPop-up ads in the busy of something is annoying, but you can find a way to disable them is more irritating. Not to worry anymore; Open Chrome, t... Univa,

Pop-up ads in the busy of...

Sun, 05 May 2019 02:27:58 -07001 year ago1
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"Task Host window prevents shut down" on Windows 10?

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Last ReplyOpen 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 -07001 year ago1
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Error "Windows cannot setup a homegroup on this computer"?

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

Enable Peer network group...

Fri, 26 Apr 2019 08:39:43 -07001 year ago1
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Solve "File system error (-2147219196)"?

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Last ReplyClick on Windows Icon and search Command Prompt, right-click on it and choose Run as Administrator Type the code: sfc /scannow and press enter&nb... Univa,

Fri, 26 Apr 2019 08:36:57 -07001 year ago1
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How to fix windows audio device graph isolation?

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Last ReplyOpen Settings > Update & Security > Windows Defender In the Windows Defender Security Center window, navigate to the shield icon (it is... Univa,

Thu, 25 Apr 2019 08:29:43 -07001 year ago1
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Last ReplyUntrusted" in this context means you don't trust the connection. SSH will use additional security measures to try to make X11 forwarding safer. "Trust... Univa,

Untrusted" in this contex...

Thu, 25 Apr 2019 08:22:47 -07001 year ago1
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Last ReplyOpen gpedit.msc and go to Computer Configuration > Administrative Templates > Windows Components > Windows Update > Configure Automatic... Univa,

Thu, 25 Apr 2019 08:01:10 -07001 year ago1
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Last ReplyCheck the anti-virus program in your computer - First, disable your anti-virus program. Open the application that gave the error in your compu... Univa,

Check the anti-virus prog...

Thu, 25 Apr 2019 07:45:31 -07001 year ago1
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Last ReplyFollow this method: Open Command prompt, type: wmic diskdrive get status If the Hard drive status will be "OK" then all good but if it shows "Ba... Univa,

Follow this method:

Wed, 24 Apr 2019 09:44:21 -07001 year ago1
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Last ReplyFollow the steps below to solve this error: Stop Windows Update Service Open Control Panel, type: services.msc  & click OK. Search... Univa,

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Mon, 22 Apr 2019 08:02:23 -07001 year ago1
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How do I fix "Error opening sound device" for Audacity?

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Last ReplyOpen Settings > Privacy tab Look for App permissions in the left navigation pane click the Microphone option. In Allow apps to access y... Univa,

Sat, 20 Apr 2019 09:12:58 -07001 year ago1
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Last ReplyReasons for this error You cannot take SS if you are in Incognito mode in the chrome, for this, you can install Firefox and take SS in incognito mo... Univa,

Reasons for this error

Thu, 18 Apr 2019 08:22:19 -07001 year ago1
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How do you fix "Unknown hard error" on Windows 10?

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Last ReplyPrepare 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 -07001 year ago1
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Last Reply1. Enable Peer network grouping services Open Run box and search for services.msc Search the list for Peer Network Grouping, Peer Network Iden... Univa,

1. Enable Peer network gr...

Tue, 16 Apr 2019 08:13:34 -07001 year ago1
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How to fix: "windows 10 explorer keeps crashing"?

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Last ReplySolution 1: Go to “Control Panel. Navigate to “System security settings. Click on Administrator tool > View event logs Here... Univa,

Solution 1:

Tue, 16 Apr 2019 08:05:32 -07001 year ago1
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How to disable "Exchange activesync policy manager broker"?

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Last ReplyDisable the User Account Control Open Control Panel > User Account > Change User Account Control Settings  Create a password for UA... Univa,

Disable the User Account...

Tue, 16 Apr 2019 07:34:48 -07001 year ago1
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