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    Excellent news! I assume you've checked the wifi...

    Excellent news! I assume you've checked the wifi channels on the 2.4GHz don't overlap with any neighbour's (an excellent Android app for this is Wifi Analyzer by farproc):
    Wifi Analyzer - Apps on...
  2. Thread: Redirect a system file problem by Perky2012
    Forum: General Support
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    Use mklink to create a junction (i.e. soft link)...

    Use mklink to create a junction (i.e. soft link) between C:\Users\USERNAME\Downloads and D:\Downloads. This technique is used for C:\Documents and Settings directory, which is hidden and is a soft...
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    C:\Documents and Settings is a hidden directory...

    C:\Documents and Settings is a hidden directory in Windows 10, it's actually a junction (soft link) type usually pointing to C:\Users. Open a command prompt, CD to the root directory, and type DIR...
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    👍You're welcome, let us know how it goes.

    👍You're welcome, let us know how it goes.
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    Ok, I'm out of ideas. If it was the router not...

    Ok, I'm out of ideas. If it was the router not resolving DNS you'd expect problems with the LAN too, maybe the adapter really is faulty. The dongle seems the next logical step, good luck ;)
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    I thought you hadn't from the comment about...

    I thought you hadn't from the comment about deleting from 'printers and devices'. You need to convince it that the physical hardware is removed so it rescans, finds new hardware and loads in the...
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    Have you tried to completely delete the Wifi...

    Have you tried to completely delete the Wifi adapter and its drivers from the Device Manager (in the Network adapters section)? I mean completely remove it?
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    I think you're looking at the first version of...

    I think you're looking at the first version of the tracert output which is for the LAN, the second one in this post shows the DNS is not resolved:

    C:\WINDOWS\system32>tracert adobe.com

    Tracing...
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    Well, when the OP puts in an actual IP address to...

    Well, when the OP puts in an actual IP address to tracert, like 1.1.1.1, it works. When a name has to be resolved, like adobe.com, the DNS is not resolved and it fails. Why DNS is not resolving is...
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    This shows your router has allocated an IPV4...

    This shows your router has allocated an IPV4 address.

    Maybe try deleting the WiFi adapter completely in Device Manager. On reboot the hardware should be re-discovered, and the drivers reloaded.
    ...
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    Just checking it isn't UEFI secure boot mode...

    Just checking it isn't UEFI secure boot mode causing problems?
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    Mmm. WiFi connection and internet are separate, I...

    Mmm. WiFi connection and internet are separate, I think it's possible to have a WiFi connection without being allocated an IP address using DHCP. So it looks like the router is not dynamically...
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    Well it work over LAN right? That is your gateway...

    Well it work over LAN right? That is your gateway address in the DNS field, it's saying your router has been set to to use its own DNS addresses. This is often done for example to stop bypassing the...
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    I notice your ipconfig /all has no IP address...

    I notice your ipconfig /all has no IP address (IPV4 or IPV6) allocated to your WiFi adapter, yet you say you have local access (I assume with network shares or something). How do you know it works...
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    You're welcome. Someone's going to hit the magic...

    You're welcome. Someone's going to hit the magic fix button soon ;) Not accessing the internet but acessing locally, and you say not an IPV4 address? Is your DHCP server set to enable IPV6? it sounds...
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    Interesting thread here...

    Interesting thread here, suggesting uninstalling and reinstalling antivirus software, also making sure your Bluetooth drivers are installed correctly too. I'm assuming you an turn the wifi on or off...
  17. Thread: Acer laptop boot loop windows 10 by Perky2012
    Forum: General Support
    Replies 8 Views 2,332

    Turn off secure boot in the BIOS. Rufus does not...

    Turn off secure boot in the BIOS. Rufus does not support UEFI secure booting.
  18. Thread: Acer Aspire R-14 - Two Hours to Boot by Perky2012
    Forum: Performance & Maintenance
    Replies 4 Views 1,517

    Could be a BIOS issue. Once it's booted try...

    Could be a BIOS issue. Once it's booted try upgrading with the latest BIOS. I had a Lenovo that go into a boot loop and it took a day to fire up into Windows - a BIOS upgrade fixed it.
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    Well you are making the assumption that the OP,...

    Well you are making the assumption that the OP, if presented with an alternative, might actually think that alternative is better. I have often found people referencing other solutions that maybe...
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    Me too, nearly 20 years now! First things I do on...

    Me too, nearly 20 years now! First things I do on a new install are enable display of file extensions, install ClassicShell (now OpenShell), and install Agent Ransack. Then turn that bloody ribbon...
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    I can't be bothered with Windows search, I use...

    I can't be bothered with Windows search, I use Agent Ransack instead. Also no fan at all of the ribbon, that got disabled a long time ago ;)
  22. Thread: windows 10 pro x64 v2004 installation by Perky2012
    Forum: Installation and Upgrade
    Replies 33 Views 3,978

    I think so, you get the option to select which...

    I think so, you get the option to select which primary partition should be active, and options to replace a missing or corrupt MBR.
    v5: How to fix Windows boot problems (Restore, Windows PE)
  23. Thread: windows 10 pro x64 v2004 installation by Perky2012
    Forum: Installation and Upgrade
    Replies 33 Views 3,978

    You could try Macrium Reflect Free. Create a...

    You could try Macrium Reflect Free. Create a rescue media on USB, boot it and choose 'fix boot problems'. That might fix it.
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    I've tried scanning for hardware changes, even...

    I've tried scanning for hardware changes, even deleting the display adapter from device manager, it doesn't show up in device manager or color management but it does show up in AMD Catalyst and...
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    Are you installing and going through the process...

    Are you installing and going through the process of creating accounts? A simple way used to be to put into airplane mode after connecting to your network, but before creating the account. It would...
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