Search:

Type: Posts; User: desertdad

Page 1 of 2 1 2

Search: Search took 0.00 seconds.

  1. Thread: Power Plan Changes Every Boot by desertdad
    Forum: General Support
    Replies 14 Views 48,535

    FWIW - I just applied the recommended gpedit fix...

    FWIW - I just applied the recommended gpedit fix to force the Power Plan to maintain High Performance across restarts. My Win10 desktop was forcing Balanced. I am on 20H2, 19042.804. I believe, but...
  2. Replies 126 Views 908,732

    Sticky: Network & Sharing :rolleyes: OK, OK, I guess I'll start looking at...

    :rolleyes: OK, OK, I guess I'll start looking at NAS. This is a pain. Currently I use the shared port on my router with a 32G thumb drive. That works as advertised for small stuff across all four...
  3. Replies 126 Views 908,732

    Sticky: Network & Sharing Both machines on the same Workgroup. Both...

    Both machines on the same Workgroup. Both machines SMB settings look like the attachment. Both systems started as clean installs.
    Thanks,
    Dick

    299161

    - - - Updated - - -

    Sorry, the...
  4. Replies 126 Views 908,732

    Sticky: Network & Sharing :confused: OK, I give up. Basically I can see...

    :confused: OK, I give up. Basically I can see shares on a Win10 desktop from a Win10 laptop on the same net, but not vice versa. Garden variety home network. Four systems, single router, all systems...
  5. Thread: Clean Install Windows 10 by desertdad
    Forum: Tutorials
    Replies 578 Views 3,200,518

    Installation & Upgrade Brink, thanks for the advice. It's healthy to get...

    Brink, thanks for the advice. It's healthy to get back to basics now and then. :-)
  6. Thread: Clean Install Windows 10 by desertdad
    Forum: Tutorials
    Replies 578 Views 3,200,518

    Installation & Upgrade Update: I checked my BIOS settings on my 1909 XPS...

    Update: I checked my BIOS settings on my 1909 XPS 8700. I had already set Secure Boot to Enabled. I confirmed I still had USB set before Boot Manager. I booted with the new SanDisk stick. I have to...
  7. Thread: Clean Install Windows 10 by desertdad
    Forum: Tutorials
    Replies 578 Views 3,200,518

    Installation & Upgrade I used RUFUS 3.11.1678.0; ISO from 9/4; confirmed...

    I used RUFUS 3.11.1678.0; ISO from 9/4; confirmed a install.wim [4.3G]; checked the SHA1 and confirmed a 1909 from Oct 16 2019; 18362.418; Win10 Pro was at Index 6; confirmed BIOS at A14 [latest from...
  8. Thread: Clean Install Windows 10 by desertdad
    Forum: Tutorials
    Replies 578 Views 3,200,518

    Installation & Upgrade Surprise: :eek:Boot blew right by the Win10...

    Surprise: :eek:Boot blew right by the Win10 install USB drive and booted normally. USB drive in one of the front USB3 ports. Doing a clean install on a Dell XPS 8700 desktop. Using a RUFUS-built...
  9. Thread: NVIDIA driver for clean install by desertdad
    Forum: Graphic Cards
    Replies 12 Views 1,892

    Finito

    Update and results: :-):-)I am now at Win10 Pro, Version 1909, build 18363.1016 on my Dell XPS 8700. Challenges met. This is what works for a video driver. YMMV. Dell sourced NVIDIA card, GeForce...
  10. Thread: NVIDIA driver for clean install by desertdad
    Forum: Graphic Cards
    Replies 12 Views 1,892

    Here's where I am: Macboatmaster: The first...

    Here's where I am:
    Macboatmaster: The first driver you recommended turned out to be Win10. I tried it anyway since I didn't see anything in the extract that prohibited Win8.1. I realize it was a...
  11. Thread: NVIDIA driver for clean install by desertdad
    Forum: Graphic Cards
    Replies 12 Views 1,892

    I went back to the Dell Win8.1 driver because I...

    I went back to the Dell Win8.1 driver because I didn't know if the MS installer did any kind of interrogation of the target card to see if there was anything special to take into consideration when...
  12. Thread: NVIDIA driver for clean install by desertdad
    Forum: Graphic Cards
    Replies 12 Views 1,892

    For Now

    I decided to go as neutral as possible for the clean install. I completely uninstalled the Nvidia 451.67 driver. I downloaded the Dell Video driver for a Win8.1-64 machine and installed it. The Dell...
  13. Thread: NVIDIA driver for clean install by desertdad
    Forum: Graphic Cards
    Replies 12 Views 1,892

    NVIDIA driver for clean install

    I'm getting ready to do a Win10 Pro MCT ISO USB based clean install on a Dell XPS 8700. The machine has an NVIDIA GTX 745 card. In preparing for the install I discovered there are three 451.67...
  14. Replies 1,256 Views 4,115,287

    Installation & Upgrade Success

    :DShawn, I am at 17763.737 and verifying results.

    I used the UUP Dump ISO
    Stripped the laptop down to wired keyboard and wired mouse.
    Read the Tutorial over and over carefully!
    Took a long...
  15. Thread: Windows Updates item gone from Settings/Update and Security by desertdad
    Forum: Windows Updates and Activation
    Replies 13 Views 2,398

    Solved

    Dalchina, Thanks for getting me on the right track. I am now at 17763.737 using a repair ISO from UUP Dump. I'm in the process of verifying where I ended up. Looking good so far.
  16. Replies 1,256 Views 4,115,287

    Installation & Upgrade Shawn, Thanks for the UUP Dump tip. I will be...

    Shawn, Thanks for the UUP Dump tip. I will be using a 17763.737 ISO for the in-place repair.
  17. Thread: Windows Updates item gone from Settings/Update and Security by desertdad
    Forum: Windows Updates and Activation
    Replies 13 Views 2,398

    I have downloaded 1809 ISO's from Heidoc,...

    I have downloaded 1809 ISO's from Heidoc, TechBench and MS. They all come up with the same Indexes [obviously, same source MS libraries]. Due to my inexperience I don't see an Index for a plain old...
  18. Replies 1,256 Views 4,115,287

    Installation & Upgrade I am trying to find an ISO to do a in-place...

    I am trying to find an ISO to do a in-place repair of my Win10 Pro laptop. It currently is at 17763.805 and I'm trying to do the in-place repair with something just before that. The problem I'm...
  19. Thread: Windows Updates item gone from Settings/Update and Security by desertdad
    Forum: Windows Updates and Activation
    Replies 13 Views 2,398

    I'm currently doing my homework on doing the...

    I'm currently doing my homework on doing the in-place upgrade repair. I have tried the Policy Editor setting for removing WU scan from Settings [including all of the options] and none seem to make a...
  20. Thread: Windows Updates item gone from Settings/Update and Security by desertdad
    Forum: Windows Updates and Activation
    Replies 13 Views 2,398

    The attachment shows the results from...

    The attachment shows the results from re-registering Settings. There are no contents, just the title. Sometimes the Settings/Update and Security page along with Settings fails instantly and...
  21. Thread: Windows Updates item gone from Settings/Update and Security by desertdad
    Forum: Windows Updates and Activation
    Replies 13 Views 2,398

    Thanks Dalchina

    Thanks for taking the time to offer some ideas.
    My Computers//Computer Two describes the Win10 Pro laptop I'm using to get comfortable with migrating to Win10.

    I'm currently using the Policy...
  22. Thread: Windows Updates item gone from Settings/Update and Security by desertdad
    Forum: Windows Updates and Activation
    Replies 13 Views 2,398

    Windows Updates item gone from Settings/Update and Security

    Winver: 1809, build 17763.805. Issue: Windows Updates item gone from the left hand column of Settings/Update and Security. Disappeared after installing KB4519338. The update installed ok and I...
  23. Thread: Welcome to TenForums by desertdad
    Forum: General Support
    Replies 1,839 Views 470,893

    Desertdad [Tucson, AZ] on board

    Progressed from the Win7 to Win8 and now to the Win10Forums. I'm using a Win10 Pro laptop as a learning tool. Boy, what a learning curve. I'll have to admit the Windows Update process on Win10 does...
  24. Thread: Update tips by desertdad
    Forum: Windows Updates and Activation
    Replies 27 Views 2,731

    WU using same update number over and over

    I was just Notified that KB890830 was ready for install. It is for Malicious Software Removal. My normal process is to use WUSHOWHIDE to hide what is offered, and then do some research to see what...
  25. Replies 1,558 Views 2,109,861

    Thanks

    KYHI...Thanks for all your help and tips..Win10PESE going well...saving FSCapture files to the boot USB stick worked like a charm, exercising the apps and learning more...what a great pkg for...
Results 1 to 25 of 28
Page 1 of 2 1 2
Our Sites
Site Links
About Us
Windows 10 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 10" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd
All times are GMT -5. The time now is 18:36.
Find Us




Windows 10 Forums