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  1. Joined : Aug 2015
    Posts : 318
    Windows 10 Pro
       2016-07-06 #20

    axe0 said: View Post
    I also cannot get access to 'Change my environment variables' in User Account.
    This specific issue is global. It is not specific to your machine. Nobody can access 'Change my environment variables' link in User Accounts.

    This is a known bug in Windows 10. It was introduced in November (1511) update when Microsoft switched to the new environment variable editor. Microsoft is well aware of this issue. Hopefully, it will be fixed in the upcoming major update.

    This bug (along with regedit crash and some others) is one of those indicator issues: as long as it is there, Windows 10 is not considered sufficiently mature for release to general public.
    Last edited by AndreyT; 2016-07-07 at 12:45.
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  2. Joined : Jun 2015
    Posts : 10,906
    Windows 10 Pro / Windows 10 TP / Windows 8.1 Pro / Windows 7 Pro
       2016-07-07 #21

    Thanks for letting us know about the issue @AndreyT
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  3. Joined : Jul 2016
    Posts : 36
    Windows 10 Home
       2016-11-30 #22

    Are there any useful environment variables that help with performance,the way the computer operates or helps with gaming? If there is any then i am more then interested in knowing them all if its not to much trouble. Thanks in advance
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  4. Joined : Oct 2013
    Posts : 17,489
    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 15014
       2016-11-30 #23

    Hello smirk24,

    Environment variables really don't affect performance. They basically help for using for target paths.
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  5. Joined : Jul 2016
    Posts : 36
    Windows 10 Home
       2016-11-30 #24

    Oh okay thank you brink
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  6. Joined : Oct 2013
    Posts : 17,489
    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 15014
       2016-12-01 #25

    You're most welcome.
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