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  1.    01 Jul 2015 #241
    Join Date : Jun 2015
    Buffalo, NY
    Posts : 7
    Windows 10

    Since the 10159 is out..login screen has a wallpaper now. Any way to change it? Tried through regedit, didn't work.
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  2.    01 Jul 2015 #242
    Join Date : Jun 2015
    Posts : 39
    Windows 10

    Anyone else notice it takes over all your defaults and pushes MS crap onto you? I want Chrome, VLC and Foxit. Not what MS decides. PDF management is most annoying as Edge does not cut it.
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  3.    01 Jul 2015 #243
    Join Date : Feb 2015
    Livonia, MI USA
    Posts : 35
    Windows 10 Pro 17025.rs 171020-1626

    10159


    10159 download was very slow, first attempt failed fast lane via Windows Update, I did not initiate that download. I went to Windows Updated and initiated the 2nd attempt, then went to work, It had completed when I got back home tonight.
    After it installed it required an additional reboot as my network showed connected but both Edge and Chrome were not showing connected, the 2nd reboot took care of that issue.Click image for larger version. 

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  4.    01 Jul 2015 #244
    Join Date : Sep 2014
    Nashville, TN
    Posts : 3,143
    Windows 10 Pro

    Quote Originally Posted by funkyblue View Post
    Anyone else notice it takes over all your defaults and pushes MS crap onto you? I want Chrome, VLC and Foxit. Not what MS decides. PDF management is most annoying as Edge does not cut it.
    You can set any default you want, but you must do it yourself. You can't rely on apps to do it for you anymore. Just go into Settings and change the defaults yourself. Stop blaming Microsoft for everything.
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  5.    01 Jul 2015 #245

    Quote Originally Posted by Mystere View Post
    You can set any default you want, but you must do it yourself. You can't rely on apps to do it for you anymore. Just go into Settings and change the defaults yourself. Stop blaming Microsoft for everything.
    Wholehearted agreement!
    As a practise, I work through the settings on a fresh install. The defaults, in particular, are pretty much free choice - Much as they have always been in MS OSs.
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  6.    02 Jul 2015 #246
    Join Date : Oct 2014
    Posts : 1,555
    W7 32 bit, Linux Mint Xfce 18 64 bit

    Quote Originally Posted by Mystere View Post
    You can set any default you want, but you must do it yourself. You can't rely on apps to do it for you anymore. Just go into Settings and change the defaults yourself. Stop blaming Microsoft for everything.

    That one of my pet peeves with windows 10, forcing you to go somewhere else and not let the app be able to choose the default. Especially if you have tons of 3rd party apps. I hope that changes back to like it use to be with previous builds when rtm comes out. I can see that as a Major Compliant a lot of windows 10 users will have and maybe even some developers like Google, Firefox, Opera, etc. in fact this has been a complaint in the feedback and it is not a small number.
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  7.    02 Jul 2015 #247
    Join Date : May 2015
    Oakville
    Posts : 21
    XP/7/8.1/10 PRO 10586

    Quote Originally Posted by GaryCN View Post
    10159 download was very slow, first attempt failed fast lane via Windows Update, I did not initiate that download. I went to Windows Updated and initiated the 2nd attempt, then went to work, It had completed when I got back home tonight.
    After it installed it required an additional reboot as my network showed connected but both Edge and Chrome were not showing connected, the 2nd reboot took care of that issue.Click image for larger version. 

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    are you using 10 gadget pack software to get that weather widget on your desktop? or are you using a different piece of software?
    because i can't get my weather gadget to display all that information like that. :\
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  8.    02 Jul 2015 #248
    Join Date : Oct 2014
    Czech Republic
    Posts : 83
    Windows 10 TP x64

    Quote Originally Posted by groze View Post
    That one of my pet peeves with windows 10, forcing you to go somewhere else and not let the app be able to choose the default. Especially if you have tons of 3rd party apps. I hope that changes back to like it use to be with previous builds when rtm comes out. I can see that as a Major Compliant a lot of windows 10 users will have and maybe even some developers like Google, Firefox, Opera, etc. in fact this has been a complaint in the feedback and it is not a small number.
    I for one hope they don't change it back. This way I can be sure my personal settings are carved in stone as long as I need and 3rd party apps, not limited to browsers, stop pestering me with asking for changing the defaults.
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  9.    02 Jul 2015 #249
    Join Date : Sep 2014
    Nashville, TN
    Posts : 3,143
    Windows 10 Pro

    Quote Originally Posted by groze View Post
    That one of my pet peeves with windows 10, forcing you to go somewhere else and not let the app be able to choose the default. Especially if you have tons of 3rd party apps. I hope that changes back to like it use to be with previous builds when rtm comes out. I can see that as a Major Compliant a lot of windows 10 users will have and maybe even some developers like Google, Firefox, Opera, etc. in fact this has been a complaint in the feedback and it is not a small number.
    It to prevent default hijacking. If you want a default, then change it yourself. Otherwise, it's too easy for you to get your defaults hijacked by an application without your permission. In fact, it even says that an app is trying to set the default, and gives you instructions on how to change your defaults.

    Imagine an app that hijacks your default settings but then launches whatever your previous default was, in this way it can take over your defaults without you realizing it, and do all kinds of nasty things...
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  10.    02 Jul 2015 #250
    Join Date : Sep 2014
    Posts : 93
    Windows

    Quote Originally Posted by Mystere View Post
    it's too easy for you to get your defaults hijacked by an application without your permission
    If only the same rigour was applied to Toolbars, Homepages, Search pages, Favourites, Desktop shortcuts, Ingame overlays (e.g. Nvidia) etc... we might have nice things
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