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I am trying to figure out if TLS 1.0 is enabled by default on IE 8, 9, and 10.  I know the server/client supports the older TLS but not sure if TLS 1.0 is enabled by default.  Can anyone point me towards any microsoft information that can help
answer this question?
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Hi, I would ask you if I can upgrade my lenovo H50-50 (8GB RAM,intel i7 3.60GHz,GTX 745)with the Zotac GTX 1060 6GB Thanks in advance.
*************** SOLVED *************Hi there !   I really need your help this is very concerning.My PC is an Ideapad 100S-14IBR. While I was typing some text in college, my hardware (touchpad and keyboard) stopped responding and the text editor kept on writing the last key I pressed, as if kept it pressed. Not concerned, I just hard rebooted because I was stuck. This hasn't solved the issue, both my touchpad and keyboard are still unresponsive. When booting, pressing F12 to acces boot menu doesn't work either (used to work). The keyboard isn't even recognised in boot... this makes me think the problem is a lot more serious thant what I thought At home, I did a complete reinstall of the system with a USB keyboard and mouse plugged after saving my works. Reinstalling didn't solve the problem, the touchpad and keyboard still don't work. I checked and I have both mouse and keyboard drivers, all up to date. The Windows Diagnosing Utility didn't find anything. Lenovo System Update doesn't give me any result too.How can I fix this please ? Help will be greatly appreciated. I need this computer for work :/ Thanks
Hello Sorry for the following long post, but I want to mention every point that might be important concerning my problem. Preliminary note:I can't really affort to buy a new laptop right now and I need one quite urgently for a continuing education which starts this week. So, I soon need to know, how to proceed - whether I actually need a new laptop or can continue to use my current one. About 3 months ago my Laptop (Thinkpad X220 with Windows 7) suddenly stopped after a normal boot, short after Windows was running - maybe because of a power issue or a memory failure, I'm not sure what really caused it. Several trials to boot it again failed. A few days later, after I had removed and reconnected most parts 2 or 3 times, including the CMOS battary, the laptop finally started up. But the next time (after a regular shutdown) it again didn'st start up. I disconnected the CMOS battary again and and started up the laptop. Then I put it to sleep only but again couldn't start it normally. I tried the same with Hibernate without success. However, a direct restart from within Windows always worked without any problem. Before trying anything more, I downloaded and ran the Lenovo Quick Test software (Diagnostic Tool). At first I ran it online, where no error turned out. Then I ran it two times offline (with a USB stick) by chosing the full test. The results didn't show any specific indication of a hardware failure. During the first full run the WLAN test failed and dur... Read more
Hope this is the correct place for this - someone directed me to the TechNet Forums from the Windows 8.1 general forum, and then from the 'Windows Forms General' forum to this one (not sure if my thread has been copied/moved to this forum already by one
of the moderators; if it has, my apologies, but I am not am regular forum user and I don't understamnd most of the shorthand being used by others, whether something is something someone has written as part of a repsonse or an action they have taken, or just
part of their sign off or what).
In the good old days of Windows XP, I was able to ensure Num Lock was on at boot up by the use of a small VB Script file, which was this:
set WshShell = CreateObject("WScript.Shell")
WshShell.SendKeys "{NUMLOCK}"

It is really annoying with Win 8.1 that on Boot Up, AND
every time I want to switch user, Num Lock goes off (even if it was on before switching user).  I want Num Lock to be on at Boot Up AND stay on when switching user.
I have seen the suggested remedies in other forums about changing the appropriate value in the Registry (which does not work until after logon) and changing the BIOS setting (which does not work because Windows overrules the BIOS setting).  The question
is whether the VBScript solution will work with Win 8.1?
If it will, in which folder do I put the Script file in order for it to work for all Users?
And do I have to ma... Read more
dear sir,i have a hp pen drive v215b and it is write protected . I had done all the ways to solve this problem but unfortunately i am not unable . in this , read only mode is disabled , Sir please help me to solve this issue. Please reply with the solution as soon as possible.i am waiting for your reply.thanking you Regard'sWasaim Jafar
I'm trying to enable Intel Quick Sync for video editing. My new desktop has the built in Intel 530 GPU which supports Quick Sync, and I've gotten it enabled via the BIOS, but I can't seem to get Quick Sync working. When I attempted to load the latest Intel Drivers, I got an error message that it couldn't load because the Computer Manufacturer Driver was installed. I attempted to contact HP Support, but was told that this was beyond their responsibility (!?) and that I'd have to pay for support to get any further information.
I have a problem,when I plug in my hp laptop with it power supply,it just spin the motor and indicates the powering light on power button and goes off again bur it monitor remains black. And the act keeps repeating itself.what could be wrong?
Just bought the HP Envy 15 as020nr - 8GB RAM, Touchscreen laptop, but it came with only a 256GB SSDI want to remove this current SSD hard drive and buy a larger one (500 GB or 1TB) and install it myself Is there a replacable 500GB or 1TB hard drive for the newer HP Envy 15 laptops?I cant find any HP  hard drives specifically for "as020nr" online Does anyone know why? -Z
My cup runneth over!Two great suggestions in one day after a long wait for  practical ideas Are HP operatives not really interested in this forum?Or is it the embarrasment this topic generates? I am sure they could have suggested these good ideas.  Anyway all those who are using their Streams for Paperweights rejoice! Just make sure you have a substitute perhaps the heavy silence from HPJohn JohnJoh
Hi, Power adaptor recently broken for my HP Pavilion x2 10-j000na. (2 yrs old).The original replacement part - 791102-001 is no longer available.Are there any other suitable 15w power chargers available, and are they ok to use instead?Eg: http://store.hp.com/UKStore/Merch/Product.aspx?id=N4G74AA&opt=ABB&sel=ACCMany thanks!

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in my new notebook 13-u004nl <> keys don't work
but they have the CTRL function
I already run the HP Support Assistant and I made all the drive update without result
The notebook is in guaranty 3 months old.
Could you please help me to solve the problem?
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Serial number: 8CG62301JD 
Product Number: X0M02EA#ABZ
Thanks in advance
Hi, Just bought a HP Pavilion x2 - 10-j000na (ENERGY STAR) which arrived 2 days ago. Has been working fine - and battery charge was about halfway down. Had no problems until this evening when I'm getting no response whatsoever from it. Tried plugging it in with the adaptor, and also starting it on just battery power - but screen remains black, no lights, nothing. Any clues?? :/ Thanks.
Helo, I won to know if my laptop HP Pavilion X2 10-n000np suports the active stylus pen made by HP.Apriciate any answers.Thanks
HiI  need driver for window 7 64Bit.Video GraphicsIntel HD Graphics 4400 Wireless Connectivity802.11b/g/n (1x1) and Bluetooth® 4.0 combo Network interfaceIntegrated 10/100 BASE-T Ethernet LAN WebcamHP TrueVision HD Webcam (front-facing) with integrated digital microphone 
Help I deleted the software Bang & olufsen on my pcwhere can I download a new program for equlizer? Sorry I don't speak English verry well
I got my PC to the recovery menu where it said, " press f8 for the startup menu" When i pressed f8 it took me back to the recovery menu. What do I do???
Hi so i originally had the error "Non system disk or disk error" so i tried pretty much every step to fix this on here. The only one I left out was factory resetting the Laptop. Now I am trying to do it, but when I'm clicking F11 nothing is happening. Recovery Manager isn't working for any of the function keys. Is the disk my only option?
Howdy. I wanted to remove BIOS password from the old one and put another. But I quickly typed and now the laptop is stuck. If you can help me with the master password. HP Compaq nx9420. Service tag: CND6412QHV. Thank you!
I have a hp laptop 2000 It was doing a update when my daughter turned it off and now it goes to as if it wants to start up but after it shows the hp it shows like a white book and then repeats the same thing over and over.  
Can I do what the picture below describes :

Is there a utility that helps me do this?

Hi all,

Hoping you can shed some light on this, as I'm at the end of my tether with my machine at the minute.
Built it myself a little over two years, and has been absolutely spot on fine until around 3 months ago.
Started getting some severe delays on Shutdowns/Restarts, and then in the last few weeks having quite a few BSOD's, as stated above mainly while playing Overwatch, but NOT exclusively.

Went through the regular culprits, driver checks, SFC Scan, Memory checks etc, and all came up negative, so eventually gave in and thought it must be a Windows issue, so did a full format of all drives and completely fresh install from scratch. Reinstalled everything again, and lo and behold the BSOD's are still coming up.

Various codes bouncing between BAD_POOL_CALLER, IRQL_NOT_LESS_OR_EQUAL and KERNAL_SECURITY_CHECK_FAILURE (most recent one I've had)
I've looked through the Dump files with BlueScreenView, and all I can see as the culprit is ntoskrnl.exe, which I'm assuming is a scapegoat for a different problem I can't see.

If any of you guys can shed any light on what might be going wrong here, I'll be incredibly grateful, as I'm way out of my league here and can't work it out for the life of me, and I consider myself to be fairly clued up.

I've attached the requested Zip file from the info extractor tool (amazing tool whoever made that deserves a medal!) but if anyone needs anymore information about the system or anything like that, let me know and I'll post it back as fa... Read more
I tried simply clicking it and it did nothing, still on 1.06. I tried F11 at bootup and booting from the USB drive with no results. Is there something special I need to do?
Greetings.  On another posting where i got input from knowledgable members of this forum. I was able to finally get my computer on line and I made a mistake in doing it. My computer originally had Windows Vista Business as the O/S which was later upgraded to Windows 7 Pro. I got to the point where I had so many problems that I decided to re-install and  there I ran into problems as well and was encountering a problem with the Realtek unit and cam to ralize that I was having the problem is that I was using the wrong Vista re-install disc (Home Premium) when it should have been the Business editon Bottom line, I finally was able to get on the Internet, but with the wrong Vista Edition and now I have to get rid of it to re-install with the Vista Business editon so I can follow up with the Windows 7 Pro. So, I guess my question is how can I get rid of the Vista Home Edition.
Hello all,
I am getting this BSOD when the CPU gets stressed in certain ways. When I run HeavyLoad and select CPU stress, I get it within a few seconds. However, I downloaded the Intel Processor Diagnostic Tool and it says everything passed with the CPU. I tried memtest86+ and memory passed.
I've tried reinstalling windows and it came back after a couple of days. I suspected the USB ports on the motherboard because the drivers weren't installing correctly, so I disabled those and uninstalled the drivers.
Any help would be appreciated.
Windows 10
Asus P9X79 board
Intel® Core™ i7-3820 CPU @ 3.60GHz
Hi,I've got problem with 802.11n same as here:https://forums.lenovo.com/t5/Lenovo-P-Y-and-Z-series/Lenovo-Y50-70-802-11n-issue/m-p/1874163#M79896BUT, i've got arleady the channel width on 20_40Mhz, because my router doesn't support 20Mhz, only 20_40 and 50.My internet speed is 72Mpbs (in Wi-Fi condition), but on speedtest.net it's like 25Mbps. Somebody knows how to fix this, speed it up to 150Mbps?It happened after router change i guess.Thanks for all.
Hi, I have had my laptop for about 6 months and it has never been possible to turn it on without having the mains lead attatched. This means I cannot use it  "on the move."  I had hoped it might resolve with time and updates, but it hasn't.Does anyone have an answer to this please? Thanks.
okay, I need to know how to get my rpc server available. I am not good with computers so be easy with me. I see a lot of posts that sound like a foreign language to me. I don't know how this happened. I have 2 computers at work. One I updated to windows 10. Works fine. The other is the RPC server problem and it's Windows XP. Thanks ahead of time.
Windows Insider Program head Dona Sarkar is in New Zealand for Microsoft's Ignite conference, but that hasn't stopped her from releasing this week's Fast ring build. Windows 10 build 14955 for PC and Mobile is now available.

As you might have guessed, the build is from the Development Branch, which is currently codenamed Redstone 2 (RS2). It's a preview of the next feature update to Windows 10, but unfortunately, there aren't a lot of cool new features just yet, as they haven't been announced yet.

However, Microsoft is holding an event tomorrow to show off more of RS2, so we'll find out more then. In the meantime, here's what's new in 14955:

Outlook Mail & Calendar Update (PC & Mobile): We have updated the Outlook Mail and Calendar apps to 17.7466.4062x.0.. This update introduces a few new things for you to check out:

You can now open email messages in a new window.
You can now use Quick Actions directly from new email notifications.
Get someone?s attention with @mentions. Type the @ symbol anywhere in the body of your email and start typing to pick the person you want to address.

Context Awareness in Narrator (PC): As you navigate around, you can be notified about different groups or other areas you move to, such as groups in the Office ribbon. To configure the amount of context you hear, cycle through options with ALT + Caps Lock + /. To change whether the context is read before the item with focus or after, us... Read more
With the "Copy, but keep both files" option, files with duplicate file names copied this way have (2), (3), (4), etc. appended to the file name.  Can this behavior be modified by the user to append something like "_2", "_3",
"_4", etc. instead?
i started encryption in my drive but it stopped @22.3% without shutting down my pc i ran the encryption for 2 days but it came to 82% and i paused now its not resuming @all pls help me i have important data in that drive and even i cannot onpen the drive 
The Client Connect to Windows server 2012 Essentials not working for 1 PC on a network. It didn't work a year ago when I set up the domain and the other 8 PC's connected, but the HDD died so I did a fresh install in Window 7 Pro SP1 and put in all the updates
and tried to connect agian.
The error is that it can't find the server.
I've tried everything else I've seen on the forums, IP v4 only, DNS is only set to the Windows Domain server.

below is the log for the connect attempt, does anyone have any ideas?

10/24/2016 15:11:38  edc] wmain: Start of Computerconnector
[10/24/2016 15:11:38  edc] wmain: Calling Computerconnector::ShowWizard()
[10/24/2016 15:11:38  edc] CComputerconnector::ShowWizard: Initializing common controls
[10/24/2016 15:11:38  edc] CComputerconnector::ShowWizard: Done initializing common controls
[10/24/2016 15:11:38  edc] Displaying the wizard
[10/24/2016 15:11:38  edc] CComputerconnector::AnotherInstallationErrorDlgProc: IDD_ANOTHER_INSTALLATION_ERR Page Initialization
[10/24/2016 15:11:38 1054] CComputerconnector::Run: Installation is ready to run
[10/24/2016 15:11:38 1054] GlobalData::Initialize (, , C:\Users\BPOWELL.JMS\Downloads\ComputerConnector(, 1033)
[10/24/2016 15:11:38 1054] ExpandEnvironmentStrings return (C:\Windows\Temp\Client Deployment Files\)
[10/24/2016 15:11:38 1054] CComputerconnector::Run: Running Task: Id=1 Description=Downloads the Setup.cab file
[10/2... Read more
I recently acquired a Z420 Workstation. I have flashed the BIOS from 3.88 to 3.90, I have noticed that there doesn't seem to be any automatic fan control settings and the CPU package is getting to 80 degrees during benchmark testing. I have cleaned and changed out the TIM. I can increase the speed manually in the BIOS. But is that relly the solution? Shouldn't this have fan throttling? I have yet to update the firmware. Additionally, dose anyone know the safe maximum operating temperature for this CPU?And yes. I applied the TIM correctly. The fans just not moving quickly enough. Cools nicely when i crank the fan manually. Thanks for your input!! E5-1650 3.2Ghz16GB 1333 2x8RAID0 OCZ SSDsWindows 10 proNvidia GTX970SC
Internet Access is lost. Restart runs for ages, then told there is a problem and the following is displayed "Driver Power State Falure". This has happened several times. Which driver is giving the problem? It does restart in the end 
As stated I'm trying to connect pc to tv. The tv has avialable hdmi port but the pc has no hdmi out port. Is there an external devise to aid this process? 
My Notebook came with Windows 10 OS now i formatted and installed Windows 7 now Network Controller,PCI and a Unknown device showing driver required.HP telling they dont have drivers for Windows 7.Please help me to solve this. Network Controller Hardware ID'SPCI\VEN_14E4&DEV_4365&SUBSYS_804A103C&REV_01PCI\VEN_14E4&DEV_4365&SUBSYS_804A103CPCI\VEN_14E4&DEV_4365&CC_028000PCI\VEN_14E4&DEV_4365&CC_0280 Unknown Device Hardware ID'S ACPI\MSFT0101*MSFT0101 PCI Encryption/Decription Controller PCI\VEN_1022&DEV_1537&SUBSYS_15371022&REV_00PCI\VEN_1022&DEV_1537&SUBSYS_15371022PCI\VEN_1022&DEV_1537&CC_108000PCI\VEN_1022&DEV_1537&CC_1080
Dear team,                                           I have HP Probook 4440s Laptop.My laptop working fine, But Caps lock light is not glowing. I cant understand the if caps lock its on or off.Kindly please provide the solution for this problem\                                                                               Thanking you ,                                                                                                                                               With regards,                                                                                              &n... Read more
my computer is one day old. when i plug the earphone on the computer and i listen to something i hear a noise in the backround and after i pause the music or movie the noise in the bachround stays for 5 seconds more and then disappear. i tried everything to fix it even i changed the notebook and it still have the same problem i also tried another headset and same problem. please  help me...i tried to change the Default Format drop-down to the highest quality but my computer doesnt have that option...please help me...thanks
Has anyone updated this today? The update went through and it launched fine for me but for our other user accounts it's now broken. Clicking the tile results in nothing happening or launching for them. Trying a system restore point now from the weekend
Source: Nvidia GeForce GTX 1050 1050 Ti Review - TechSpot

Pascal is one of Nvidia's greatest achievements in the past decade. The company's latest GPU architecture took gaming performance to the next level with the GTX 1080 in May and then again with the Titan X only a few months later, though you'll need $600+ to get your Pascal party started with one of these flagships.
Gamers prepared to spend between $200 and $250 on a graphics card essentially have the GTX 1060 or its rival RX 480 to choose between (and both are fine options), while those with less cash have even fewer options, until now that is.
AMD's RX 460 2GB presented itself as the best choice for around $110 and not long ago you wouldn't have expected to find a Pascal card at this price point. With Nvidia's announcement of the GeForce GTX 1050 and GTX 1050 Ti last week, you can tell things are about to be shaken up when AMD anticipates its rival's launch with immediate pricing adjustments.
The Radeon RX 460 has promptly dropped from $110 to $100 while the 4GB model saw a more generous price cut taking it down to just $120. The RX 470 was also reduced to an awfully attractive $170. The fact that AMD was so quick to make these cuts tells us two things: they know what's coming and they know it's good.
" It isn't often that we see Nvidia being so aggressive in the entry-level segment and historically they've seemed happy to let AMD take the hit on margins here."

Driving the GeForce GTX 1050 is the newly ... Read more
Been fighting this issue for a while now. In win8.1 the Win camera app can switch between front and rear looking cameras. In upgrade to win10 anniv just the front facing camera is available with no option to change. Is this a fault in win10 seen in other laptops Win8 app to a win10 laptop?
hi all my acerd255e wont boot can any one help 
I know I might be opening up a thread that will get a lot of varying opinions but that is okay. Curious to hear whether people are happy with Acer's laptop quality in terms of build, usability and overall design. Are you happy with your Acer laptop? Specifically Windows based and not Chrome laptops. I am thinking about buying the new Swift 7 or Spin 7. I have the all metal Acer Chromebook 14 and I am impressed. Curious if I will also be happy if I bought their Windows based machine. Fire away community.
Hi Acer community I had this laptop since May and was very satisfied with it however the one thing that bugged me since day 0 was that touchpad and the bloatware. [Software fix for erratic touchpad]The touchpad being erratic and inaccurate, at times when i try to move my cursor over a small distance it would not detect and then jump past the point i want it to hit, it was driving me insane. I tried the firmware update that acer provided, installed the newer drivers from synaptics and also the ELAN I2C filter driver, it didnt do anything! Forums all over the internet esp from the dell forums regarding the XPS15 suggested disabling the "enhance pointer precision" in the pointer options tab under mouse settings from the control panel, this bandaid solution did indeed improve but more importantly it told me that it was a software issue from crappy windows 10 precision touchpad drivers.  I came across this reddit thread where they disabled the PTP drivers and installed the legacy synaptic drivers over PS/2:https://www.reddit.com/r/Dell/comments/3nbjbp/yes_a_solutionactual_working_fix_xps_laptops/  While their method could not be replicated on our acer laptops exactly by disabling the I2C bus in the device manager, Acer has provided a nice bios option that can disable the I2C bus via the bios: 1) Follow the instructions in this link to change the touchpad settings to "Basic" in the BIOS:http://acer.custhelp.com/app/answers/detail/a_... Read more
Laptop audio works until I plug in HDMI cable to external monitor.  Looking for guidance on resolution.  Thanks,
Hola, muy buenas. La semana pasada compré un oredenador nuevo (Lenovo IdeaPad 100-15IBD) el cual me sorprendió bastate por sus características (8GB DE RAM, 1TB...) encuanto a calidad precio, estuve viendo comentarios y la verdad es que la gente recomendaba mucho su compra por la sencillez y el buen funcionamiento del mismo...Pero cuando recibí mi ordenar, y lo encendi todo parecia funcionar con totalnormalidad, lo puse a cargar ya quela bateria se estaba agotando y me di cuenta que mientras el ordenadorestaba encendido, la bateria no aumentaba, sino que se mantenia (no se si esto es normal en los ordenadores, ya que mi conocimiento sobre ellos es escaso), decidí apagarlo para que se pudiera cargar completamente, y asi ocurrió; pero la sorpresa llegó cuando a la mañana siguiente lo encendí para poder trabajar con él, vi que la bateria había disminuido mas de lo habitual, me quedaba un 20% y no lo habia usado.Me gustaria saber si esto es normal en un ordenador que apenas tiene una semana... me lleva acurriendo todos los dias, cuando lo apago la bateria desciende notablememte. Alguien podría decirme que pasa o como puedo solucionarlo?Muchas gracias de ante mano.Un saludo.
"...Please try again later." This problem has persisted two weeks. I've shut down, restarted, etc. and its still not working. What gives?
Hello!Sometimes after turn on my Lenovo Thinkpad P70 Workstation Notebook, it stops booting by the Lenovo red logo. See the picture!The Problem was 2 times since i have this great laptop. The Thinkpad P70 is a very good laptop, but this problem makes me think.The solution for me was to shut down the laptop (by pressing the on/off button - so the P70 starts new and the problem was solved.)The System is drivers are on current version. System is Windows 10 Professional.Whats the reason of this issue? Can anyone help? Sorry for my bad englisch!

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I have ThiknPad Laptop T440P with 16 GB RAM and I'm looking to upgrade the memory to 32 GB is that possible since as of the specification declares the prosessor can support 8/12/16 GB RAM, nothing mentioned about 32GB. Is it possible to Go from 16GB to 32 GB RAM in T440P ThinkPad Laptop?