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  1.    4 Weeks Ago #241
    Join Date : Dec 2015
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    Quote Originally Posted by Wenda View Post
    Hi, all. Long time no chat.

    Well, it's installed, over a new fresh install of 1703, which I wasn't happy with as so many legacy features were deprecated (like, where the hell is msconfig, or its alternative, for example?).

    I'll see how this goes, and may also try it as an upgrade over my pre-1703 system backup, or my 8.1.1 backup (and yes, I still think 8.1.1 was, in many ways, a better OS).

    We shall see...


    Wenda.
    What are you talkng about. You just press win+r and enter msconfig as always.

    Msconfig is not a deprecated feature.
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  2.    4 Weeks Ago #242
    Join Date : Nov 2015
    Posts : 349
    Windows 10 Home Version 1709 Build 16299.19

    You can also just click start and type either msconfig or system configuration and it will pull up.
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  3.    4 Weeks Ago #243
    Join Date : Nov 2015
    Romania
    Posts : 127
    Windows 10 Insider Build / Ubuntu 16.10

    I left my USB in my hometown and I'm left with waiting for the update to become available here :'(
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  4.    4 Weeks Ago #244
    Join Date : Dec 2013
    Posts : 168
    Windows 8.1.1 64-bit

    Quote Originally Posted by cereberus View Post
    What are you talkng about. You just press win+r and enter msconfig as always.

    Msconfig is not a deprecated feature.
    OK, thanks. I'll try that.

    Just that my usual ways of accessing it had failed.

    All good.


    Wenda.


    EDIT: No, that's not what I wanted. I want the OLD msconfig - quarter-screen, lots of options.

    Windows Photo Viewer is gone, and the replacement is rubbish. Had to install Live Essentials to get a decent photo viewer. Picasa doesn't work properly.

    Webcam drivers - what are they? Found A driver - and they wanted me to PAY for it. Not happening.

    PLUS SIDE: The upgrade/update was a piece of cake. Set it running then p*ssed off to work. Got home and it was done. All settings and prefs appear to have been saved. Had to re-install K-Lite - now works fine. All other installed programs appear to be working fine.

    Still takes 2 minutes+ to boot. Yes, my C: drive is big but slow - still...

    So far - 7/10.




    Wenda.
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  5.    4 Weeks Ago #245
    Join Date : Oct 2013
    Newport, South Wales, UK
    Posts : 1,819
    Windows 10 Pro x64 FCU - XP/Vista/Win7/Win8.1 in VM for testing

    FYI

    As we live in an "I want it NOW!!!" society the roll out of the FCU, ( Fall Creators Update), Is placing a lot of strain on the available servers at Microsoft and their Partners, which is why Microsoft have decided ( as they have will all major updates recently], to apply a Staggered roll out policy under Windows Update.

    Those of you with multiple devices may want to turn on Delivery Optimisation ( found in the Update Advanced options) and set it to pick up updates from your local LAN as well as the Microsoft servers, this will mean that when possible a system will update from another of your systems on the LAN and not have to contact the overloaded servers.


    Once the update is over you can switch this off, or leave it on to speed up general future Windows Update Delivery, and also reduce internet bandwidth usage ( and Possible costs )
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  6.    4 Weeks Ago #246
    Join Date : Oct 2013
    A Finnish expat in Germany
    Posts : 12,966
    Windows 10 Pro

    Quote Originally Posted by Wenda View Post
    EDIT: No, that's not what I wanted. I want the OLD msconfig - quarter-screen, lots of options.

    Oh, well.
    System Configuration (msconfig) has been the same since Vista, and remains the same in Windows 10 Fall Creators Update. This is msconfig.exe:

    Click image for larger version. 

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  7.    4 Weeks Ago #247
    Join Date : Nov 2015
    Posts : 2,867
    64bit Win 10 Pro ver 1709 Build 16299.64

    Quote Originally Posted by Wenda View Post
    OK, thanks. I'll try that.

    Just that my usual ways of accessing it had failed.

    All good.


    Wenda.


    EDIT: No, that's not what I wanted. I want the OLD msconfig - quarter-screen, lots of options.

    Oh, well.
    Is it Control Panel that you mean? - just type control in the search box.
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  8.    4 Weeks Ago #248
    Join Date : Oct 2013
    A Finnish expat in Germany
    Posts : 12,966
    Windows 10 Pro

    Quote Originally Posted by philc43 View Post
    Is it Control Panel that you mean? - just type control in the search box.
    It can also be opened from Explorer:



    Screenshot from Open Control Panel in Windows 10 General Tips Tutorials
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  9.    4 Weeks Ago #249
    Join Date : Dec 2013
    Posts : 168
    Windows 8.1.1 64-bit

    Quote Originally Posted by Kari View Post
    System Configuration (msconfig) has been the same since Vista, and remains the same in Windows 10 Fall Creators Update. This is msconfig.exe:

    Click image for larger version. 

Name:	image.png 
Views:	88 
Size:	93.2 KB 
ID:	158705
    Sorry, don't sweat it.

    My bad.

    Looking for something in the wrong place.

    Sorted now. Thanks.


    Wenda.
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  10.    4 Weeks Ago #250
    Join Date : Oct 2016
    Posts : 143
    Windows 10 PRO

    Wenda Wenda... You say photo viewer is gone..., Why do I still have it after updating my PC last night?
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