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    You can go to eBay and see what your PCs are...

    You can go to eBay and see what your PCs are worth. You put in the unit, hopefully find one for sale, and then on the left side of the page you can select SOLD ITEMS. This will tell you what...
  2. Thread: SecureBoot isn't supported; Can it be easily enabled? by The Pool Man
    Forum: AntiVirus, Firewalls and System Security
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    They have so many, right? It's the GK55. I...

    They have so many, right? It's the GK55. I contacted them because they're offering a new BIOS. It wasn't for Windows 11 but they said there would be one adding secure boot when the time comes. ...
  3. Thread: SecureBoot isn't supported; Can it be easily enabled? by The Pool Man
    Forum: AntiVirus, Firewalls and System Security
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    The one thing this old Mac user has learned in...

    The one thing this old Mac user has learned in Windows these last five years is that there's almost always some sort of registry hack or the like to accomplish next to anything. So I had to ask.
  4. Thread: SecureBoot isn't supported; Can it be easily enabled? by The Pool Man
    Forum: AntiVirus, Firewalls and System Security
    Replies 5 Views 594

    SecureBoot isn't supported; Can it be easily enabled?

    Hiya,

    1. I know about the Windows 11 site but it locked up at the captcha part. Apparently I'm not human.
    2. PC Healthcheckup didn't like my Beelink Mini PC. 'SecureBoot not supported'
    3. ...
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    Thanks all. I just had to rant somewhere. I...

    Thanks all. I just had to rant somewhere.

    I was encouraged to see Android apps maybe sorta coming to Windows. Without them I believe the OS would be in a death spiral.
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    I'll have you know I'm seated and patiently...

    I'll have you know I'm seated and patiently waiting at the Windows 12 Forum.

    https://journeytoorthodoxy.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/05/WAITING-ROOM.jpg
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    Windows 11 Promising but still a Mess

    Greetings,

    I was a Apple only user for 29 years. I joined Android and Windows at the release date of Windows 10. Switching to Android was awesome and a one way ticket. Windows 10? A mixed bag....
  8. Thread: Windows 11 by The Pool Man
    Forum: General Support
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    I know no analogy is perfect -- but as analogies...

    I know no analogy is perfect -- but as analogies go that is painfully past acceptable.

    Do Apple users expect free OS upgrades? Yes. Linux Users? Yes. Windows 10 users who were told charged...
  9. Hiya! I'm that guy! lol I became less of a...

    Hiya! I'm that guy! lol

    I became less of a mini PC guy because I was having difficulty finding quiet ones. Beelink and Minisforum can outright lie about fan noise and their support goes from...
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    Thanks all. I went to the Control Panel area...

    Thanks all.

    I went to the Control Panel area and clicked something that allowed Hibernate as an option. Like so --

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    That's the new shutdown menu now including HIBERNATE. I left the...
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    Lenovo Laptop Hibernate (?) issue?

    So I've had a 'situation' with this laptop for almost two years. It's not a bug but a setting. But it does bug me, lol. I finally remembered to finally look into it. And what should have been...
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    I stumped the stars!

    I stumped the stars!
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    Had to share a GINORMOUS WTF JUST HAPPENED

    The issue has resolved itself but if anyone has a clue what happened based on the description -- I'm all ears.

    I have a Lenovo that acts as a kitchen TV. Last night I was streaming THE OFFICE off...
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    Are you saying you don't have another PC to...

    Are you saying you don't have another PC to create a boot drive? And that you can't create one on the Beelink?
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    You've got mail

    You've got mail
  16. Thread: New Laptop for Student? by The Pool Man
    Forum: General Support
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    You're implying that if someone doesn't do this...

    You're implying that if someone doesn't do this they'll have problems.

    That would mean MacBooks are the best choice. Since they're even more money. The problem is they routinely do have...
  17. Thread: New Laptop for Student? by The Pool Man
    Forum: General Support
    Replies 29 Views 4,876

    It's not quite that or I'd be advocating 32GBs. ...

    It's not quite that or I'd be advocating 32GBs. There is noticeable difference between 8 and 12, though I should add I went from a
    Gen 8 i5 to Gen 10 i5.

    What I will question is how 'wow' Ryzen...
  18. Thread: New Laptop for Student? by The Pool Man
    Forum: General Support
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    I know I'm not Ed. (At least I hope I'm not. ...

    I know I'm not Ed. (At least I hope I'm not. Because multiple personality.) Know that I'm getting by with 6 on my Lenovo (because 2 is tied to a GPU I kinda never use). Had I caught that faster I...
  19. Thread: New Laptop for Student? by The Pool Man
    Forum: General Support
    Replies 29 Views 4,876

    I own a Lenovo with 8Gbs of RAM and (without much...

    I own a Lenovo with 8Gbs of RAM and (without much warning) the system dedicates 2GBs to the graphics chip. Can't be undone. And so really I have a 6G unit.

    To make your laptop future proof the...
  20. Thread: New Laptop for Student? by The Pool Man
    Forum: General Support
    Replies 29 Views 4,876

    When it comes to cooling -- I love how the Asus...

    When it comes to cooling -- I love how the Asus laptops have a built in 'ergo' lift as they call it. It simply lifts the back of the laptop up allowing generous airflow --

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    This unit...
  21. Thread: New Laptop for Student? by The Pool Man
    Forum: General Support
    Replies 29 Views 4,876

    Believe you me I'm the last person to recommend a...

    Believe you me I'm the last person to recommend a Mac. However, if a student that dabbles with film --

    -- their new M1 chip is a must consider.
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    Annoying, right? My hunch is that the driver...

    Annoying, right?

    My hunch is that the driver for the Bluetooth speaker corrupts system somehow.

    Thanks for your help. It's still working.
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    Thanks! (Pinned to Start, lol) Is this...

    Thanks! (Pinned to Start, lol)

    Is this reporting hardware?

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    UPDATE ON HEADPHONES --

    When the PC sound was gone I plugged in headphones and got same result.
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    I had my MODERNA shot yesterday. Fuzzy today. I...

    I had my MODERNA shot yesterday. Fuzzy today. I thought system config would open that app that shows everything. It opens this instead --

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    Is that even supposed to be that way?

    I...
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    Interesting. Although I'd find it odd that NOW...

    Interesting. Although I'd find it odd that NOW it's cutting out. It's not quite summer in CA yet. And it would have been cutting out like crazy last summer. Unless, somehow, some dust has gotten...
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