Search:

Type: Posts; User: mahoneycutt

Page 1 of 2 1 2

Search: Search took 0.00 seconds.

  1. Replies 2 Views 417

    A dirty touch screen - especially beneath the...

    A dirty touch screen - especially beneath the bezel - can cause erratic mouse behavior. You can also disable the touch screen in Device Manager and see if that fixes the problem.
  2. Thread: synch google callendar to outlook 2019 by mahoneycutt
    Forum: Microsoft Office and 365
    Replies 2 Views 475

    Outlook Sync to Google Calendar

    The only solution I've found (other than expensive business-class software) is GSyncIt.
    GSyncIt is easy to use and inexpensive. Fieldston Software - gSyncit - The Ultimate Outlook Synchronizer -...
  3. Replies 14 Views 2,258

    I try this occasionally and while it initially...

    I try this occasionally and while it initially works (after doing driver updates), I always
    find the laptop will have strange lockups and in every case, I end up reinstalling Windows.
  4. What do you want to do once the Advanced tab is...

    What do you want to do once the Advanced tab is displayed?

    Mange Passwords button - can be accessed with control keymgr.dll
    Advanced button - seems to be disabled in Windows 10
    Require...
  5. Replies 13 Views 1,974

    Two years to too soon for a hard disk failure...

    Two years to too soon for a hard disk failure (especially on two laptops), but I'd want you to verify using a SMART utility like Crystal Disk Info. I'd also ask why the company gave up two-year old...
  6. Thread: Asus Webcam Driver by mahoneycutt
    Forum: Drivers and Hardware
    Replies 24 Views 385,337

    Sorry, I did it for a client and that was over...

    Sorry, I did it for a client and that was over six months ago.
  7. Thread: Asus Webcam Driver by mahoneycutt
    Forum: Drivers and Hardware
    Replies 24 Views 385,337

    Yes, those steps worked for me in Windows 10.

    Yes, those steps worked for me in Windows 10.
  8. Thread: Move Hard Drive from One Laptop to Another by mahoneycutt
    Forum: Drivers and Hardware
    Replies 12 Views 9,791

    I second the image backup idea. In fact, if you...

    I second the image backup idea. In fact, if you have an extra hard drive, I would clone the original hard disk to the spare hard disk and then install the cloned hard disk in the laptop. This...
  9. Thread: used PC blocked with passwords by mahoneycutt
    Forum: General Support
    Replies 19 Views 3,441

    If I understand, you can't get in to BIOS/CMOS...

    If I understand, you can't get in to BIOS/CMOS setup due to a password, right? If so, you can sometimes remove the internal CMOS battery, wait ten minutes, replace the CMOS battery, and the password...
  10. Thread: Windows 10 Update and Wifi Issues by mahoneycutt
    Forum: Network and Sharing
    Replies 3 Views 830

    Same here. In my case, it is an Elitebook 8470p...

    Same here. In my case, it is an Elitebook 8470p laptop. The wireless access points come and go without the laptop being moved. Resetting the network (Settings, Network & Internet, Network Reset)...
  11. Thread: How to Batch Rename files ? by mahoneycutt
    Forum: Software and Apps
    Replies 5 Views 7,769

    First, make a backup of the files. Bulk renaming...

    First, make a backup of the files. Bulk renaming can cause major problems so you will appreciate the backup if things go horribly wrong.

    Second, as you mentioned, there are programs to handle...
  12. Thread: Is it possible to still upgrade to W10 for free? by mahoneycutt
    Forum: Installation and Upgrade
    Replies 24 Views 8,723

    Created Window 10 Home (1809) flash drive with...

    Created Window 10 Home (1809) flash drive with Media Creation tool
    and used Windows 7 Home product key to activated - no issues.

    Side note: doing a clean install with Windows 10 on old hardware...
  13. Thread: Is it possible to still upgrade to W10 for free? by mahoneycutt
    Forum: Installation and Upgrade
    Replies 24 Views 8,723

    Did it last weekend. Follow these steps: 1. ...

    Did it last weekend. Follow these steps:
    1. Backup any data that is important to you on your Windows 7/8 PC
    2. Have a valid Windows 7 or Windows 8 product key
    3. Run the Media Creation Tool...
  14. Thread: PC shut off randomly, now it won't stay on by mahoneycutt
    Forum: Drivers and Hardware
    Replies 12 Views 1,406

    My vote is overheating. At the very least, turn...

    My vote is overheating. At the very least, turn off the PC and use compressed air to clean all the vents. Ideally, open it up and remove the dust. Pay special attention to the heat sink on the...
  15. Thread: Problems with activation on new dell laptop by mahoneycutt
    Forum: Windows Updates and Activation
    Replies 6 Views 2,207

    Your message wasn't clear if you own a Windows 10...

    Your message wasn't clear if you own a Windows 10 Pro product key. If you
    have a Window 10 Pro key, this should work. As you noted, the key in BIOS
    is for Windows 10 Home.
  16. Thread: Asus Webcam Driver by mahoneycutt
    Forum: Drivers and Hardware
    Replies 24 Views 385,337

    Thanks Loukasnr - the manycam solution was the...

    Thanks Loukasnr - the manycam solution was the only solution that worked for me.
  17. Replies 13 Views 110,508

    Most of my multiboot flash drives are based on...

    Most of my multiboot flash drives are based on Y.U.M.I. https://www.pendrivelinux.com/yumi-multiboot-usb-creator/
    It is painless to create a multiboot flash drive from the ISOs on the Y.U.M.I....
  18. Replies 20 Views 2,806

    I do this a lot for my clients. 1. Backup...

    I do this a lot for my clients.

    1. Backup current configuration. Twice would be better - one as an image and one as a straight copy.
    2. Inventory all the software you want to reinstall. Note...
  19. Thread: 128GB SSD big enough for Win 10? by mahoneycutt
    Forum: General Support
    Replies 12 Views 8,525

    A fresh copy of Windows 10 Home will take about...

    A fresh copy of Windows 10 Home will take about 20 gb of disk space. Do the math on how many programs and the amount of data you will install on the SSD. For most of my clients, 120gb would be fine.
  20. Replies 15 Views 4,227

    Network Discovery

    I've had this problem on a handful of Windows 10 machines. Make sure Network Discovery is turned on
    on each machine.
  21. Thread: Move an activated Windows 10 to new owner - How to? by mahoneycutt
    Forum: Windows Updates and Activation
    Replies 12 Views 20,537

    If you reinstall Windows 10 from scratch, it...

    If you reinstall Windows 10 from scratch, it should automatically activate and you'll be happier with the performance. Download the Windows 10 Media Creation tool at: Download Windows 10
  22. Replies 31 Views 185,373

    My computer has been solid for six months after...

    My computer has been solid for six months after applying the fix. No issues at all.
  23. Replies 8 Views 1,445

    When you said "I reset my PC", does that mean...

    When you said "I reset my PC", does that mean reinstalled Windows? I'm still concerned about overheating. You've removed the dust from CPU, power supply, fan on video card? Because it is easy to...
  24. Replies 31 Views 185,373

    Fixed - working now. Windows 10 Creators...

    Fixed - working now.

    Windows 10 Creators Edition [Version 10.0.15063]
    Lenovo IdeaPad P500 - Intel HD Graphics 4000
    Fully patched with MS updates as of 2017-06-09

    As with others, screen was...
  25. Replies 9 Views 3,071

    I have a client that developed the same problem,...

    I have a client that developed the same problem, in the last week.

    In his case, it is a Linksys wireless router with a My Book hard drive attached to the router. Three laptops are involved (Win...
Results 1 to 25 of 29
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 02:44.
Find Us




Windows 10 Forums