1.    10 Oct 2015 #1
    Join Date : Oct 2015
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    Windows 10 64-bit

    File History will not enable.

    been using W10 steadily since it came out, and have developed mixed feelings about it.
    I've been trying to set up one of my redundant drives as my backup and as such a file history drive. The problem starts when I select it, and click "Turn on" It will try and back up my files for about 5 seconds before an error notification pops up telling me to reselect my file history drive. It will just do this in a loop, it tries to backup, the error appears, it turns off and starts again. I have tried several different (internal) drives, both NTFS, FAT32 and a couple partitions I dedicated for backup. None of them will work.

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  2.    10 Oct 2015 #2
    Join Date : Oct 2015
    Posts : 2
    Windows 10 64-bit

    Nevermind, I am uninstalling this cancer disguised as an operating system. Good old Windows 7, here I come.
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