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  1. Thread: Possible printer issue with KB5005565 by mrgeek
    Forum: Windows Updates and Activation
    Replies 122 Views 37,167

    IMHO; I think uninstalling the cum update from...

    IMHO; I think uninstalling the cum update from yesterday via Control Panel will be more reliable than using System Restore. Once done, you can test your printer and if working again, you'll know the...
  2. Thread: windows 10 home skip password by mrgeek
    Forum: User Accounts and Family Safety
    Replies 19 Views 1,708

    Navcdr. i dont have a scenn like that. Paul. i...

    Navcdr. i dont have a scenn like that.
    Paul. i do not get those screens.
    thanks guys

    What is your Win10 version/build? Hit Win+R, type winver then Enter to get this screen

    343287

    Do you...
  3. Thread: Should I upgrade from Win 10 20H2, to 21H1? by mrgeek
    Forum: Installation and Upgrade
    Replies 7 Views 3,694

    The upgrade is very minor. You can quickly do it,...

    The upgrade is very minor. You can quickly do it, if your 20H2 is updated to July '21 by downloading and running this tiny (166kb) file in the link. I have used this on at least 6 pc's that I support...
  4. Thread: Updated to Win 20H2 but can not sign in to my local account by mrgeek
    Forum: User Accounts and Family Safety
    Replies 21 Views 2,158

    Just for kicks, I booted into safe mode and I was...

    Just for kicks, I booted into safe mode and I was able to sign in perfectly. What does that mean? :sarc:
    When something works in Safe mode but not in normal Windows it means that third-party...
  5. Thread: Screwed Up! by mrgeek
    Forum: General Support
    Replies 14 Views 993

    Good work! As a PS; I have also experienced...

    Good work! As a PS; I have also experienced System Restore issues that are almost always resolved by running it in Troubleshoot mode. All settings/Windows update/Recovery/Advanced startup. Reboots...
  6. Thread: Reset Windows 10 prior to selling laptop by mrgeek
    Forum: Installation and Upgrade
    Replies 9 Views 827

    I would disconnect internet when doing the setup,...

    I would disconnect internet when doing the setup, then turn off when you get to the 'Who will be using this computer' dialog. At that point the buyer can enter their credentials and connect their own...
  7. Thread: How can I "permanently" disable Windows Defender? by mrgeek
    Forum: AntiVirus, Firewalls and System Security
    Replies 18 Views 2,408

    That will not disable WD, I have it set that way...

    That will not disable WD, I have it set that way and run both side-by-side
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  8. Thread: My sign-in email is inextricably linked to the wrong account. by mrgeek
    Forum: User Accounts and Family Safety
    Replies 11 Views 1,366

    What you're experiencing is that the aol is your...

    What you're experiencing is that the aol is your Windows device alias, which is separate from your Outlook acct which is for MS services but can also serve as your device id. If you bought a 2nd PC,...
  9. Thread: STRANGE PROBLEM: Windows 10 Updated Itself to Version 21H1??? by mrgeek
    Forum: Windows Updates and Activation
    Replies 6 Views 1,272

    It will update both. Same comment applies to...

    It will update both. Same comment applies to 2004, as long as it has been updated within last 2 months, just not as quick as if you had 20H2
  10. Thread: STRANGE PROBLEM: Windows 10 Updated Itself to Version 21H1??? by mrgeek
    Forum: Windows Updates and Activation
    Replies 6 Views 1,272

    Just Restart. If you're on the latest 20H2, it's...

    Just Restart. If you're on the latest 20H2, it's a quick install enabling already installed components from present Build .1110.
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    This tutorial may help, in this situation - ...

    This tutorial may help, in this situation -
    Restore Default Location of Personal Folders in Windows 10
  12. Thread: 2 user accounts - Office 2016 admin profile / Office 365 2nd? by mrgeek
    Forum: User Accounts and Family Safety
    Replies 3 Views 419

    If her account is Standard vs Admin account, she...

    If her account is Standard vs Admin account, she should not be able to access your libraries. As Admin, you can change this in Settings/Accounts.
    As for cross programs, you need to review the...
  13. Thread: Passwords by mrgeek
    Forum: User Accounts and Family Safety
    Replies 34 Views 2,315

    That's normal whether MS or Local account. Mine...

    That's normal whether MS or Local account. Mine shows that and I use a MS account. Good news- no other names in lower L corner means no other accounts on device. What happens when you hit 'Forgot...
  14. Thread: Update to 21H1 vanished from WU by mrgeek
    Forum: Windows Updates and Activation
    Replies 23 Views 4,022

    Good, that is the most recent update from...

    Good, that is the most recent update from official history -
    https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/topic/windows-10-update-history-7dd3071a-3906-fa2c-c342-f7f86728a6e3

    If you now want to advance...
  15. Thread: How to remove Microsoft news button? by mrgeek
    Forum: General Support
    Replies 3 Views 512

    r-click weather icon/News and interest/turn off

    r-click weather icon/News and interest/turn off
  16. Replies 16 Views 1,489

    This MS article may help you - ...

    This MS article may help you -
    https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/office/install-and-use-different-versions-of-office-on-the-same-pc-6ebb44ce-18a3-43f9-a187-b78c513788bf
  17. Thread: Home page problem by mrgeek
    Forum: Browsers and Email
    Replies 5 Views 567

    I just changed mine to ESPN.com. Worked instantly...

    I just changed mine to ESPN.com. Worked instantly and just fine after restarting Edge. Again, what website are you trying to use as home page?
  18. Thread: Home page problem by mrgeek
    Forum: Browsers and Email
    Replies 5 Views 567

    335116 Are you clicking the home page icon...

    335116

    Are you clicking the home page icon (house)? What homepage address did you set? Your screenshot shows you're on a New tab not a home page. Set home page like this, then click house icon to...
  19. Thread: Home page problem by mrgeek
    Forum: Browsers and Email
    Replies 5 Views 567

    You are opening a new tab, not home page. Refine...

    You are opening a new tab, not home page. Refine new tab options by clicking the gear in upper-R corner.
    If you want a specific home page, click the 3-dot menu in upper-R corner, then Settings and...
  20. Thread: Can I change my user name as used by WIN10 by mrgeek
    Forum: User Accounts and Family Safety
    Replies 5 Views 1,269

    "Can I add a user ian with administrator...

    "Can I add a user ian with administrator privileges and then after moving folders from iande to ian delete iande?"

    ABSOLUTELY. This is the easiest way w/o fiddling with registry entries and...
  21. Thread: MS Edge Removal 20H2 (almost done) by mrgeek
    Forum: Browsers and Email
    Replies 17 Views 16,161

    For all the work you put in, :banghead: wasn't it...

    For all the work you put in, :banghead: wasn't it easier to just not use it? :confused: What does a 'scannow' or 'online restore health' command produce?
  22. Thread: Download Windows 10 ISO File by mrgeek
    Forum: Tutorials
    Replies 878 Views 3,962,749

    Installation & Upgrade See "Bree's" post #868. MCT ISO is based on Apr...

    See "Bree's" post #868. MCT ISO is based on Apr cum update.
  23. Thread: Stuck in Diagnostic Mode by mrgeek
    Forum: General Support
    Replies 15 Views 2,978

    Did you try just restoring the Macrium image? If...

    Did you try just restoring the Macrium image? If it's not too old, should revert system to prior state but you'll lose new files and programs since snapshot.
    If that's not an option, create a...
  24. Thread: Stuck in Diagnostic Mode by mrgeek
    Forum: General Support
    Replies 15 Views 2,978

    Try the Macrium command prompt, should be in PE...

    Try the Macrium command prompt, should be in PE mode. Is Macrium on an ext drive or usb? If command prompt in Macrium fails, change the boot order in the bios so your Win10 usb is at top of boot...
  25. Thread: Stuck in Diagnostic Mode by mrgeek
    Forum: General Support
    Replies 15 Views 2,978

    Yes, change boot order in bios first, otherwise...

    Yes, change boot order in bios first, otherwise it will boot os from your hd in safe mode last seen. I'd leave it that way, really won't slow down boot more than millisec to realize there's no...
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