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    Solved Thanks. That was it. Somehow the "Lock - Show...

    Thanks. That was it. Somehow the "Lock - Show in account picture menu" was unchecked. And I am the only person using that PC so I must have done it.:(
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    Solved "Lock" option missing on one computer

    I've recently had to use Remote Desktop to access two of my computers. I typically end the sessions with Sleep (if I've got nothing running) or Lock (if I've got something running under my id). ...
  3. Thread: How to delete a protected file? by pokeefe0001
    Forum: General Support
    Replies 6 Views 511

    Thanks. I'll give those a try the next time I...

    Thanks. I'll give those a try the next time I run into this. (Now that I've deleted the offending folder I don't think I'll recreate it just to try the commands.)
  4. Thread: How to delete a protected file? by pokeefe0001
    Forum: General Support
    Replies 6 Views 511

    Thanks for the suggestion. I booted a WinPE...

    Thanks for the suggestion. I booted a WinPE system rather that Linux and deleted the folder.

    Successful end result, but I'd still like to know how it could have been done from within Windows.

    ...
  5. Thread: How to delete a protected file? by pokeefe0001
    Forum: General Support
    Replies 6 Views 511

    How to delete a protected file?

    I recently used DISM to extract files from an ISO. This is on a laptop with a single disk so I extracted the stuff to a folder on my C: drive. I don't know if that was a mistake or not.

    Anyway,...
  6. Thread: Giving up on WIN10 Home by pokeefe0001
    Forum: Installation and Upgrade
    Replies 19 Views 3,702

    I can't comment on the rest of your post (and...

    I can't comment on the rest of your post (and you may not be reading this forum any more, anyway), but that problem has a very easy fix: upgrade to Win10 Pro. I think being able to control when to...
  7. Thread: Monitoring tools for PCIe NVMe drives by pokeefe0001
    Forum: Drivers and Hardware
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    Monitoring tools for PCIe NVMe drives

    I recently got a new laptop with a PCIe NVMe SSD. I just noticed that Speccy reports "S.M.A.R.T not supported". I know little about disk drives and don't know anything about S.M.A.R.T., but I was...
  8. Thread: Time for BIOS upgrade by pokeefe0001
    Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking
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    The descriptions of the updates were, um, terse. ...

    The descriptions of the updates were, um, terse. Several of them mentioned "performance improvements" with no mention of the type of improvement and under what circumstances. I think I'll give it a...
  9. Thread: Time for BIOS upgrade by pokeefe0001
    Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking
    Replies 5 Views 683

    Time for BIOS upgrade

    I tend to avoid reflashing BIOS unless absolutely necessary ... and have never found it absolutely necessary. But maybe now?

    A bit over a year ago I replaced and aged MB, CPU, and memory in an...
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    How to get rid of "Top apps" in Search window?

    I just installed my first Win 10 1903 on one of my PCs a couple days ago. And I just now tried the new Search. I have a bunch tiles labeled "Top apps" across the top of the screen. These...
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    Is this happening for all programs you launch, or...

    Is this happening for all programs you launch, or just one? I vaguely remember I had this problem with one program. I don't remember what was wrong with it or how I fixed it, but the problem was...
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    Seeking a special HTML email sending tool or client

    I'm looking for a tool that will read a file of HTML source, read local files pointed to by <img> elements, build the appropriate MIME structure that includes both the body and images, and sends it. ...
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    We're a small enough group that I assumed we'd be...

    We're a small enough group that I assumed we'd be able to stay on the free plan. Am I misunderstanding the Slack blurb?

    And speaking of misunderstanding, I see the following statement regarding...
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    I'll check out Slack. I've seen it described as a...

    I'll check out Slack. I've seen it described as a messaging application, but I've also seen it compared to DropBox. I'm puzzled.
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    I probably should not have used the word...

    I probably should not have used the word "collaboration" but I didn't know what else to call it. We will have a small number of people - 3 or 4 at most - that need access to a set of HTML files and...
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    Regarding Google Docs, I'm once again limited by...

    Regarding Google Docs, I'm once again limited by what I read in descriptions of the service. It sounds like Google Docs is a cloud based word processor with multiple built in document processors. ...
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    Maybe I'm being mislead by "glossy brochure"...

    Maybe I'm being mislead by "glossy brochure" descriptions of the product, but I don't see how Microsoft Teams Free is a solution to my needs. I need files either resident in the cloud but accessible...
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    Would like help choosing (free) remote collaboration software

    I have a need - with almost trivial requirements - for some collaboration software. I know almost nothing about such products, and descriptions I've seen tout features far beyond what I need while...
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    Solved Probably not, but since I'm using only about 55%...

    Probably not, but since I'm using only about 55% of the Windows partition I'm not going to worry about 500MB right now.
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    Solved I was thinking about that. Disk Management does...

    I was thinking about that. Disk Management does not show anything, but I think Partition Wizard must have done something since it was all I used outside of Disk management. It's sort of odd it...
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    Solved Uh. Never mind. Something in the past few hours...

    Uh. Never mind. Something in the past few hours worked. Disk Manager now showed shrink space and MBR2GPT finally worked. I have no idea what I did, but something succeeded. <sheesh>
  22. Thread: Cannot resize my OS partition by pokeefe0001
    Forum: Drivers and Hardware
    Replies 4 Views 688

    Solved Uh, never mind. When I looked at the Disk...

    Uh, never mind. When I looked at the Disk Management display I noticed it now showed shrink space. And this time MBR2GTP worked fine. Something in my fumbling must have worked. (There was no new...
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    Solved The capability to convert to GPT during recovery...

    The capability to convert to GPT during recovery is also available in my backup tool - Acronis True Image. However, I'm worried that whatever problem I'm running into may also cause problems for...
  24. Thread: Cannot resize my OS partition by pokeefe0001
    Forum: Drivers and Hardware
    Replies 4 Views 688

    Solved I had no experience with Partition Wizard until...

    I had no experience with Partition Wizard until today so I certainly might be using it incorrectly, but both time I tried it I got the same results. I did the requested restart and spent some time...
  25. Thread: Cannot resize my OS partition by pokeefe0001
    Forum: Drivers and Hardware
    Replies 4 Views 688

    Solved Cannot resize my OS partition

    This is a spin-off from thread
    Missing Recovery partions - is that a problem? - Windows 10 Forums

    I'm trying to shrink the OS partition on my Disk 0 to make room for another (small) partition...
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