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Another computer, another Win10 update

Windows 10 updated on Wing‘s computer, and just like with mine, the latest update well and truly killed off Windows Media Center. At first, he kinda got upset with us about it, that he liked the computer the way it … Continue reading

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Doing the great data shuffle/juggle

Windows 10 has issues with the 5 bay external drive (really long boot login time, powering it down without ejecting the drives first, causing data loss), so what I’m doing is shift data/files.  Putting certain files (installation files, back up … Continue reading

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It’s so frustrating!

I know that with each new OS, there is teething pain, and a learning curve, but Windows 10 is a right pain in the ass. After an MS Assure tech totally bollixed up my PC (she tried to kill a … Continue reading

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As if I really needed another reason to dislike Windows 10

Did I say dislike?  No, I mean LOATHE. Windows 10 took into its programing to ‘scan’ two of my external drives.  One drive it wiped every file out of that in one directory of one drive, and then blew out … Continue reading

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Back to using Windows 7

Just when I was getting close to.. appreciating Windows 10. Shut everything down as normal, and when I booted back into Windows 10, it all seemed to go ok. Tried to start my browser. It wouldn’t start. I tried to … Continue reading

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Windows 10…. yup

Now I know why some animals gnaw their own feet off to escape.  I have done EVERYTHING short wiping the hdd (or throwing it out the frigging door) to fix whatever the MS Tech support did to ‘help’, and nothing … Continue reading

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Talk about overkill

Microsoft’s answer to fixing to small, almost negligible problems, with Windows 10 is like killing a mosquito with a sledgehammer. After an update, that ‘succeeded’, I noticed task manager wouldn’t run.  Since I subscribe to “Assure”, I hopped online, and … Continue reading

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