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  1. Thread: What is your Windows 10 Restart Time? by DaveGrant01
    Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking
    Replies 217 Views 125,281

    Sticky: Win 10 was taking 1.5-2 min. . . . .

    Win 10 was taking 1.5-2 min. before some recent updates, back to as much as a couple months ago . . . .but now my system is up in about 45 sec.
    -on an ancient 6 yr old system . . . see specs.
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    Thank God for my Macrium Reflex Boot Recovery . . . .

    From Sleep, since recent updates, Windows will not boot . . . Question . . . .should I create a newer Macrium Reflect recovery disk? Current disk is saving my A**!
  3. Thread: 9/1/2016 update rendered my machine unbootable . . . by DaveGrant01
    Forum: Windows Updates and Activation
    Replies 3 Views 1,266

    OK, finally achieved Cumulative Update for...

    OK, finally achieved Cumulative Update for Windows 10 Version 1607 for x64-based Systems (KB3176938) . . .
    -System still did not boot-up after the update was applied; had to use my Macrium Reflect...
  4. Thread: 9/1/2016 update rendered my machine unbootable . . . by DaveGrant01
    Forum: Windows Updates and Activation
    Replies 3 Views 1,266

    OK, have just read in another thread that...

    OK, have just read in another thread that 'Fast-Startup' may have a bug that may cause a problem with updates, so I have disabled that function and will report back if that seems to fix my boot...
  5. Thread: 9/1/2016 update rendered my machine unbootable . . . by DaveGrant01
    Forum: Windows Updates and Activation
    Replies 3 Views 1,266

    9/1/2016 update rendered my machine unbootable . . .

    -Don't know what number update this was that I automatically received yesterday, but it left my current configuration unbootable, so that even my Macrium Reflect "Fix Boot Errors" could not fix it ....
  6. Thread: Can't access Windows 10 from sleep mode by DaveGrant01
    Forum: Performance & Maintenance
    Replies 1 Views 1,502

    OK, I thought it was just me, but since the AU...

    OK, I thought it was just me, but since the AU when I put my machine in 'Sleep', and then later try to revive it, it doesn't come out of sleep and I have to do a hard shut-off, from which it doesn't...
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    Use "Everything" -https://www.voidtools.com/ ...

    Use "Everything" -https://www.voidtools.com/
    -It's free and searches . . . Everything!
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    -Nope, it is broke. -Guess I won't be needing...

    -Nope, it is broke.
    -Guess I won't be needing access to my MS Account . . . till some future update repairs this(also).
  9. Thread: Win 10 AU . . . 'Beta'? by DaveGrant01
    Forum: Windows Updates and Activation
    Replies 4 Views 1,143

    ok, thanks . . . a few critical errors still need...

    ok, thanks . . . a few critical errors still need work
  10. Thread: Win 10 AU . . . 'Beta'? by DaveGrant01
    Forum: Windows Updates and Activation
    Replies 4 Views 1,143

    Win 10 AU . . . 'Beta'?

    - Was this update supposed to be 'end product' . . . . or 'Beta' for final product?
    Yes, I really do not know.
    Anyone?
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    Win 10 AU won't allow online access to my MS Acct.- Crashes Chrome

    Yeah, in my Settings/Accounts/Your Info./Manage my Microsoft account . . . clicking crashes Chrome and, of course, there is then no way to access my online MS Acct. settings . . . anybody else?
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    -Just confirming . . . Bluetooth no longer...

    -Just confirming . . . Bluetooth no longer available on my old machine.
    Thanks for the 'Heads-Up' . . . certainly don't get info. from MS. :sarc:
  13. Thread: Profile pic not on welcome screen after anniversary update by DaveGrant01
    Forum: User Accounts and Family Safety
    Replies 20 Views 4,902

    . . . same as above for me, generic human-shape...

    . . . same as above for me, generic human-shape and generic background . . .

    bug
  14. Thread: Anyone else having problems with Anniversary Update? by DaveGrant01
    Forum: Windows Updates and Activation
    Replies 16 Views 3,580

    The updating process itself hung . . . that is,...

    The updating process itself hung . . . that is, it went on for 12 hours, before I intervened by re-booting, then it did finally finish.
    A few non-essential programs failed to work after the update,...
  15. Thread: Store is completely broken by DaveGrant01
    Forum: Software and Apps
    Replies 6 Views 6,241

    -There is a fix for the Store somewhere here in...

    -There is a fix for the Store somewhere here in the forums, as mine was hopelessly broken for months and now is back and working fine . . . but I can't remember what thread I was in where I found the...
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    Sticky: AMD Radeon™ Software Crimson Edition 16.5.3...

    AMD Radeon™ Software Crimson Edition 16.5.3 installed and working.
  17. Replies 909 Views 541,221

    Sticky: -have given up attempting to install the AMD...

    -have given up attempting to install the AMD Radeon Crimson 16.5.2.1 hotfix . . . tried everything, won't install.

    Update:
    -On a whim, re-tried installing this version a few days from first...
  18. Replies 909 Views 541,221

    Sticky: AMD Radeon Crimson 16.5.2 hotfix dnld'd,...

    AMD Radeon Crimson 16.5.2 hotfix dnld'd, installed . . . working with no errors.
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    Whoa! -That was strange! Just lost everything...

    Whoa! -That was strange! Just lost everything on my Start page, so on a whim, I signed out and then signed back in, and Start page is back and all correct tiles . . . what the?
  20. Thread: How do I type Emojis'? by DaveGrant01
    Forum: General Support
    Replies 1 Views 1,984

    Do you mean that if you type a colon ":" and a...

    Do you mean that if you type a colon ":" and a dash "-" and a close-parenthesis ")" . . . you don't get a :) in Facebook? :huh:

    Facebook, at least, is fairly standard for its symbol creation...
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    Sticky: AMD Radeon Crimson 16.5.1 dnld'd, installed,...

    AMD Radeon Crimson 16.5.1 dnld'd, installed, working with no errors(yet). YEMV.
  22. Replies 909 Views 541,221

    Sticky: AMD Radeon Software Crimson Edition 16.4.2...

    AMD Radeon Software Crimson Edition 16.4.2 downloaded, installed and working w/no errors(yet) for me.
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    Sticky: These games still working in Win10-

    Mass Effect 3
    Pinball Arcade
    Pinball FX2
    Painkiller Hell and Damnation
    Sid Meier's Pirates!
    Tropico 2 -Pirate Cove
    Pirates of Black Cove
    Knights of Honor
    East India Company
    Sins of a Solar...
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    I have had little problem getting some old stuff...

    I have had little problem getting some old stuff to run in Win10, including RRT2, Sid Meier's Pirates!, Vietcong, Links 2003 . . .
    -mostly using compatibility settings. Win10 runs emulator games...
  25. Thread: Windows Start Button: Status? by DaveGrant01
    Forum: General Support
    Replies 14 Views 3,336

    -I feel your frustration. With Win7 having been...

    -I feel your frustration. With Win7 having been so effortlessly bulletproof for me(not one OS crash in years of use), it is a bit befuddling that the follow-up Win9/10 could have so many problems . ....
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