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  1. Thread: Help with changing active partition by aardvark
    Forum: Installation and Upgrade
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    @topgundcp...

    @topgundcp: Thanks for flexing your technical prowess but I still maintain that I have an active partition. It doesn't actually have to say active to be active. So, I don't want to play on words here...
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    OK, I just couldn't let this rest so I went on a...

    OK, I just couldn't let this rest so I went on a search and found several articles related to devices that were creating .mp4 videos but they were improperly storing XML metadata inside the .mp4...
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    Well, the good news is you have localized the...

    Well, the good news is you have localized the problem to being either that video or your usb drive. So, try another usb drive and bring it home. make sure it is formatted as ntfs. the only other...
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    Here is an 8 second mp4 video (created by me for...

    Here is an 8 second mp4 video (created by me for an animation test) You can download at the top right of screen:

    (removed link)
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    Ok, this is very perplexing (to me at least).

    Ok, this is very perplexing (to me at least).
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    Can you play any other .mp4 files on your laptop?...

    Can you play any other .mp4 files on your laptop?
    Can you transfer any other .mp4 files from a usb stick?
    Can you try resetting those file associations to defaults?
    Default File Type Associations...
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    can you try and rename that file? remove the .xml...

    can you try and rename that file? remove the .xml and see what happens?
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    I think they gave up. Good luck! Default File...

    I think they gave up. Good luck!

    Default File Type Associations - Restore in Windows 10 - Windows 10 Forums
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    Can you go to Settings> System>default apps>set...

    Can you go to Settings> System>default apps>set defaults by app. Select VLC to handle all extensions that it can by default.
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    yes. just to see it.

    yes. just to see it.
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    Holy moley? Can you try and play it right from...

    Holy moley? Can you try and play it right from the external drive to see what happens?

    Scratch this request after reading your last post.
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    OK, just to be clear. When you transfer the .mp4...

    OK, just to be clear. When you transfer the .mp4 file to your laptop, it remains an .mp4 file type; correct?

    Update: I'm not quite sure what you mean when you say it is still showing as an xml...
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    Can you go to Settings> System>default...

    Can you go to Settings> System>default apps>default apps by file type and see what it shows for .mp4?

    95165
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    KB3176495 (14393.51) for Windows 10 v1607...

    KB3176495 (14393.51) for Windows 10 v1607
    KB3176493 (10586.545) for v1511
    Dropbox, I think you need the latter if running v1511
  15. Thread: Help with changing active partition by aardvark
    Forum: Installation and Upgrade
    Replies 20 Views 19,608

    Perfect! Glad you got it sorted! aardvark

    Perfect! Glad you got it sorted!

    aardvark
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    I was really asking for the original message your...

    I was really asking for the original message your co-worker received when she tried to open it. IMHO, a fix to use it with the built in admin account may not fix her issue. BTW, is she normally setup...
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    close any active windows and wait.

    close any active windows and wait.
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    What was the exact error message?

    What was the exact error message?
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    This update did not introduce any new Event...

    This update did not introduce any new Event Viewer errors or warnings (at least for me) so that's a good thing IMHO!
  20. Thread: Help with changing active partition by aardvark
    Forum: Installation and Upgrade
    Replies 20 Views 19,608

    Hi sofine409, Let me just give you some food...

    Hi sofine409,

    Let me just give you some food for thought until one of our experts steps in and give you a final "step by step" solution. Now, for the record, I have two drives with active...
  21. Thread: Losing wired connection by aardvark
    Forum: Network and Sharing
    Replies 4 Views 9,390

    Understood, so start with trying to update your...

    Understood, so start with trying to update your driver.

    UPDATE:
    You could also try running without your wireless adapter plugged-in or disabled (if internal) to make sure that it is not...
  22. Thread: Losing wired connection by aardvark
    Forum: Network and Sharing
    Replies 4 Views 9,390

    Not sure why your ethernet is disconnecting but...

    Not sure why your ethernet is disconnecting but if you think it may be driver-related, then be advised I have a later driver than you and my ethernet never disconnects:

    95147

    FYI, I did not...
  23. Thread: Slow internal hard drive tansfer speeds by aardvark
    Forum: Drivers and Hardware
    Replies 11 Views 39,181

    Wait! I just found these benchmarks for the...

    Wait! I just found these benchmarks for the Barracuda green. Maybe it is just that slow?:

    http://hothardware.com/reviews/seagate-barracuda-green-2tb-hard-drive-review?page=5
  24. Thread: Slow internal hard drive tansfer speeds by aardvark
    Forum: Drivers and Hardware
    Replies 11 Views 39,181

    That may be for some specific hardware...

    That may be for some specific hardware configurations; however, generally speaking, the difference should be minimal. Now, if you look at my transfers speeds, they were no different on 7, 8 or 10,...
  25. Thread: Infinite Reboot Loop by aardvark
    Forum: Installation and Upgrade
    Replies 4 Views 1,619

    During a clean install, you should be able to...

    During a clean install, you should be able to delete all partitions. That would take your drive down to a 100% unallocated state; however, this would nullify any OEM key or recovery functionality...
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