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Toogle keys keeps turning on everytime I restart laptop (I change the sign in settings as well each time)

Q: Toogle keys keeps turning on everytime I restart laptop (I change the sign in settings as well each time)

So I am having trouble with this toogle key thing. I turned in on by mistake a few weeks ago (great mistake). Probelm is from then onwards, when ever I turn it off it activates again after I restart my computer.
I looked online and read that I have to change the "sign- in settings'' so that It doesn't turn on my toogle keys whenever I restart my laptop. I did thta hoping it would fix the issue, however it is still happening.
After I reset everything (ease of access + sing in settings) and restart my laptop it turns everything on again. It even resets my sing in settings so that y tootgle keys turn on afater restart (even though I change it everytime).
I am now out of solutions and HATE THE ANNOYING TOOGLE KEY SOUND. I really just want help disabling it for good. can anyone help?

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After installing the anniversary update of Win 10, each time I power on I must use the restart command to get the keyboard to light up and for the wireless and bluetooth functionality to work.  Without doing so the keybaord remains dark and the light on wifi button remains orange with no functionality.

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I plugged my iPod into my laptop and iTunes started to crash, it sounded like a cd skipping. I left it for a few mins expecting it to sort itself out but it didn?t, so I held down the power key to turn it off.
When it restarted everything on the desktop had disappeared and the Background was its original Toshiba one.

I was worried that all my data had been wiped but I managed to access my docs etc through C drive. I sorted everything out, and reinstalled the programs it had uninstalled but when I restarted it again it had happened again!
I have absolutely no idea what to do to sort this prob out :(

Please help!

A:Satellite Pro restores all settings to default everytime I restart it

Sounds like the file system may be corrupted.

Go to a Command Prompt and type:

CHKDSK C: /F


If it still happens, then Windows may be restoring back to a previous state. You might want to try disabling System Restore temporarily to sort out the problem:

Turn off system restore
backup your iTunes Music Folder to another HDD
uninstall itunes
log into your usual Windows User Account
Re-enable System Restore (just in case the programs you are installing are causing a problem, such as a major BSOD or data corruption)
Reinstall your missing programs and iTunes

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Hi, so I just got my new Yoga 910, and wanted to change the settings so the F keys are default and me not needing to press Fn. I found a lot of posts on the forum, where people got it working by having the latest BIOS and Lenovo Settings app from the store. I have the exact same installed, latest bios and settings app. But my input setting screen is just empty, it shows three loading spinners when loading the inputs setting page, but then just goes empty. See attached screenshot.    Anyone else experiencing this? I have updated Windows and all the drivers, also tried uninstalling the settings app and reinstalling, but that did not help either. Hope someone can help.. -- Christian


























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I'm teaching myself Hyper-V as an alternative to VMWare. I activated Hyper-V on Windows 8.1 and used it to create a Windows 10 virtual machine.
I'm not able to sign in to my Microsoft Account from the virtual machine because "to sign in remotely, you need the right to sign in through Remote Desktop Services."
Also, I can't change my display settings because "the display settings can't be changed from a remote session."
Here's what I've tried so far to remedy the situation:

Same problem on Generation 1 and Generation 2 VMsIn Hyper-V settings, Enhanced Session Mode is allowed in Server and UserIn the Windows 8.1 host machine, the user account with Administrator permissions (which runs Hyper-V) was added to the Hyper-V Administrators groupIn the Windows 8.1 host machine, "Allow remote connections to this computer" is enabled

How can I sign in to my Microsoft Account, and change my display settings, from a Hyper-V virtual machine?

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I went into my User Accouts in the Control Panel. I deleted a User called Nathon. I created a new user account with Admin authority named Jack.
However, everytime that I start my computer from my morning bootup, the Signon Window has the deleted User, Nathon.
I have to type in Jack, for the new user, and I get into Jacks Account.

Why is Windows not remembering that I have deleted the USER, Nathon?

I have never had such a problem with any of my other windows computers.



Operating System
MS Windows XP Home 32-bit SP3
Installation Date: 28 April 2010, 17:47
Serial Number: B2KW2-WFXJP-DYBT7-HF44F-TJJ9W
Windows Security Center
Windows Update
AutoUpdate Download Automatically and Notify Prior to Install
 

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I'm teaching myself Hyper-V as an alternative to VMWare. I activated Hyper-V on Windows 8.1 and used it to create a Windows 10 virtual machine.
I quickly discovered that I'm not able to sign in to my Microsoft Account from the virtual machine because "to sign in remotely, you need the right to sign in through Remote Desktop Services."
And in my local account, I can't change my display settings because "the display settings can't be changed from a remote session."
Here's what I've tried so far to remedy the situation:

Same problem on Generation 1 and Generation 2 VMsIn Hyper-V settings, Enhanced Session Mode is allowed in Server and UserIn the Windows 8.1 host machine, the user account with Administrator permissions (which runs Hyper-V) was added to the Hyper-V Administrators groupIn the Windows 8.1 host machine, "Allow remote connections to this computer" is enabled


How can I sign in to my Microsoft Account, and change my display settings, from a Hyper-V virtual machine?
EDIT: After several hours of research on the internet, I figured out how to solve my problem. Ta Da!

First, I discovered that by default, my virtual machine was in a Public network. I switched to a Private network by going to Settings > Network & Internet > Ethernet (in my case) > click on the icon for your network (which says 'Connected') >
see the switch below "Allow your PC to be discoverable by other PCs and devices on this network ...&qu... Read more

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Hi,

I have changed the time format on my lock screens to HH:mm, 24 hr military time. So when I press WinKey+L the military time is shown. But when I sign out from my accounts, there is a different "sign on" pre-login screen which stubbornly stays using the h:mm format. Does anyone know how to change the time format on that ?
 

A:How to change time format on Main sign on screen

Hi,
Try it out
http://superuser.com/questions/962432/how-to-change-windows-10-lock-screen-time-format
 

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I've searched everywhere for a solution to this and found nothing remotely close to what my problem.

I have a laptop (ASUS UL50VT) and i normally have it on my desk connected to a really basic wired mouse (logitech m100). However sometimes I like to move the laptop around for a few minutes and put it back on my desk so I would have to disconnect the mouse and when I reconnect it nothing happens. The computer does not many any noise or show any notification or change in any way in device manager. The laptop light does turn on however. I tried going to device manager and using "Scan for hardware changes" and it just stays stuck at "Scanning for plug and play compliant hardware" forever. Restarting my laptop always fixes the problem but it gets really annoying; there must be something wrong here.
 

A:Need to restart laptop everytime i reconnect mouse

Have to add something just found this out:

This problem also seems to be happening to my iphone. Tried plugging it in and nothing happens but the weird part is when the phone dies it starts charging! Until it turns back on and then the phone stops charging and the computer still doesn't do anything when I plug it in.
 

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My lenovo laptop's sound doesn't work everytime turn it off and on. A tech show me how to fix you have go into
my computer turn sound relating folder off then on again, however not folders you suppose to do this to
 

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I'm really facing a problem on my Father's Windows XP PC.

Most of the time when I want to browse the Internet, I have to go to the LAN settings, and unders Proxy server, I have to manually enter the Address and Port, since when I retart the machine for example, those settings are changed and also the default homepage is changed.

There is a virus called commandos.exe on the machine, may it be causing this problem?

How can I fix this issue?

Thanks.
 

A:LAN settings change when I restart PC - Windows XP

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Hello Everyone,I am using Lenovo Ideapad 700-17ISK machine with Windows 10 installed! Everytime I am opening my laptop, I see the following message (Picture) on the notification pane of the windows 10. It started to pop-up since last few days! If click on it, it does nothing!Any directions, suggestions or solutions are appreciated.Thanks.. 

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my keyboard refresh rate settings seem to change every time i shut my laptop on or off or close or open the lid. i run windows 8 64 bit on a lenovo y50

A:keyboard refresh rate settings change after every restart

Keyboards do not have a refresh rate. You need to be a lot more clear in what is exactly the problem.

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I recently purchased an laptop for my mother. She has mobility issues and I wondered if  I could change the sign -in so that she does not have to sign in Ideally by passing the sign in and straight to desk top options. How do I do this if ata all a
possibility/

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Im in dire need of some help before my pc goes bang!

I guess you will require my specs. Is there a way of quickly finding all my pc specs?

So the problem... The computer was accidentally shut down using the dreaded sleep button on the keyboard. The only way to restart it is to reboot it. After reboot, I was greeted with the asus splash screen thing which never normally shows. Once the computer booted, the time and date were reset.

It seemed a little slower at this time but not much. This was a few days ago. Now when I start the computer it takes around 5 minutes to boot, instead of 20 seconds as it used to be. It freezes at the windows loading screen and the monitor actually goes into standby stating "no input" after a couple of minutes it comes back on and I can unput my password. I know its not just the screen as when the screen comes on, the windows tune plays, so I know it has only just loaded.

Any help would be hugely appreciated!

A:Sudden slow boot after restart left time settings in need of resetting

Anyone?

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I just received my X1 Carbon 5th Gen (Part No: 20HRCTO1WW). However, when I start the laptop, it shows "configuration change -restart the system", and then it automatically restart the system forever. Even though I have shut down the laptop several times, it still happens. Therefore, I could not set up the thinkpad, and I could not enter the Windows system. I am very upset and disappointed. Can anyone help me solve the problem? Thanks.

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Running in Admin User status: While trying to change Internet Time server location, I'm receiving an error message indicating that no changes are available and to see the System Administator.   Any ideas?

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Hello to all readers. This has happened 2 times in less than 24 hours.I tried to go online and a message says the proxy is not conected, the internet worked just a few minutes ago but the antivirus detected threats.I had to contact my provider twice to fix the proxy point and a got the impression that more of this is likely to happen as I use the internet to buy at times.The threats seem to have been removed.Another point Is that I recently started trading forex online and I think this may be attracting predatory influences yet unknown.I understand this comes as a very unclear subject but any directions or advice?

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I have a problem with my windows 8 samsung laptop,when I open my cmd it just pops up for a sec then exits same problem for my change date and time settings please help me how to fix it I dont know what should I do with the problem thank you 

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Hi--

A real novice here so I would appreciate any step by step help....

I have Norton ANtivirus installed....whenever I sign out of AOL...I get a yellow Norton box that pops up int he lower right hand corner of my screen that says AOL is wiating for a virus scan of sap.dat

What is this sap.dat and how can I get rid of it? It is obnoxious....

Thanks to everyone in advance for help?

Steve
 

A:sap.dat?? everytime I sign out

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Hello,
Is it possible to quickly change the function key default on the XPS 15 laptop ? Actually, I know you can switch from function keys to multimedia keys by modifying the BIOS settings or by using the "Windows Mobility Center" but it's not really convenient : when I want to do the switch, I need to first press the shortcut to the mobility center, then change the combo box to either multimedia or function.  
Is there a way to assign a shortcut for this operation ? For example, by using the "Dell Instant Launch Manager" to run a command line so as to be able to do the switch by a single key press ?
Thanks.
 
 
 

A:How to *quickly* change Fn keys default on XPS 15 laptop ?

Hi,
See the 3 hot backlit hot keys on top of the keyboard?
Use the first on the left, then select the right end option that correspond to toggle the function back and forth from Multimedia to Function keys
Or you can also get to this menu with Window Key + X
MEC

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I'm not sure if this happened with 5.55, but with 5.56, when I hit the volume up or down on my keyboard to turn the sound down for everything, it turns down winamp's volume bar too. Sometimes I can move winamp's volume bar up and down and it won't even be working. What causes this? It's pretty annoying for the music to turn down twice as fast or winamp's volume bar to not even work at all.EDIT: Moved to a more appropriate forum

A:Volume keys turning down computer volume and winamp volume at the same time?

Bump

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Hi.

I have spybot running live and EVERY time I start my computer, I get spybot telling me some Registry has been changed and do I want to allow or disallow....this is EVERY single time....it usually goes from:

c:/whatever here

to

"C:/WHATEVERHERE"

I am sick of this and never know if I need to allow or not....I don't see why it would do that (my computer scans clean).

Any ideas??

Kelly

A:Changes Everytime I Sign On To Registry?

I have spybot running live and EVERY time I start my computer, ...Is it Spybot, or TeaTimer?If it's Spybot, you don't need Spybot to run at system startup.It can be run as an "on demand" application.Mouse over the icon in the taskbar, if it reads Spybot-S&D Resident, then it's Teatimer.c:/whatever hereto"C:/WHATEVERHERE"I am sick of this and never know if I need to allow or not....Could you give the exact names of the changes that are wanting to be changed.It's hard to help you with a decision without that information

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So recently I turned on my computer (Acer Aspire V5 122-P) and went to change the brightness. And using the FN keys and changing the brightness returns the same value rather than chaning it. The other FN keys such as Volume +/- and turning adaptars on and off still work. It is just the brightness keys. I would like a fix as I need long battery life and this is causing exsessive battery drain. (I would also prefer not to do anything too dangerous as I use it everyday for College as the unit is still in Warenty) Looking around the internet I am thinking it is a Graphics issue but move this if its in the wrong thread.
This is so frustating
(I have tryied turning it off and on again to no avail)

A:FN keys on laptop respond but dont change brightness

Have you looked in Control Panel, Power Options for the different settings when using battery or plugged in? Battery settings usually will dim the display and may throttle down the CPU speed to conserve the charge.

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how do I stop my computer from making sign on everytime  

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Hi and sorry about my bad Engish writtig  I have a Ideapad Z50-70 with below configuration:CPU: i7 4170UGPU: Nvidia 840M 4G256GB Samsung Evo 850 SSD12GB DDR3 RAM I have 3 problems with my laptop:First: BIOS settings reset to default after restating  I really don't know why but everytime I try to make some changes to my laptop BIOS don't save them. Time and date have no problem and shows current date and time.Second: Can't boot from USB I have a Ubuntu bootable USB and it work on other laptops but not on my system. My laptop just can boot from DVDsAnd third: Ubnutu boot faild  After reinstalling Ubuntu 17.10 .. whenever I turn on my laptop a blue dialog in a blank screen comes up and sys that "ubuntu boot faild"Now .. Please help me to  fix this problemsI don't want to buy a new laptop because I love akampad (Ideapad Z50-70) And final question:I tried to reinstall or update my BIOS frimware but there is no newer update and when I download the exist driver and tried to install it, it didn't let to continue the installation and said that driver is in same version of installed BIOS version ..How can I reinstall my BIOS and reinstallation can fix those problems I just mentioned??!!

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When I started my laptop it only had half a page, and I am trying to get it start at a previous time to see if this would rectify the problem. Can anyone help me, I have to tell you I am not very good with computers. GC.

A:Restart laptop at a previous time

What you are asking is called system restore.
The way it works is to "roll" back to a date when things were working fine.

Use this tutorial :
System Restore Windows 10

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Since I have installed windows 8.1, every time for example if I don't use my laptop for 10 minutes, and because of the battery saving setting plan, my display turns off. Before I installed windows 8.1, I could just move a mouse or press any key and display would turn on, but since the installation I have to restart my laptop (Samsung ultrabook), even if I can hear it's on and working.

A:After display turns off have to restart laptop every time

It honestly sounds like you are just going into hibernate/sleep mode.

Only advice I could imagine that would remotely help would be to make sure you have done all Windows Updates.

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Hello everyone.

i have a strange problem

when i restart my computer i takes too much time for windows to finish loading.

but then if i turn off my computer and immediatly turn it on again it start very quickly.

how should i fix it?

A:windows 8.1 long restart but fast restart when turning on

Is Fast Boot in the Power Options of the Control Panel turned on or off?
Laptop or Desktop?

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Hi all, my HP laptop has recently acquired a quirky trait that is rapidly becoming a pain in the ***. You'll have to bear with me, as I'm not the most tech savy person so go easy on your answers

In the morning, I turn the laptop on, it works just fine. If however, it suspends or shuts down later on (at any point during the day), it will not restart unless at least half an hour has passed. If I attempt to turn it on, all the lights turn on, the dvd/cd drive clicks, the fan starts running, but there is no processor activity and the screen stays black. After about 10 seconds, it will turn off and on again, it will keep doing this about 5-10 times and then eventually just turns off.

There have also been times where the laptop turns back on after a certain period of time, but once it reaches windows, the screen goes all funky in a zig zag pattern and the whole computer must be restarted.

It seems that it has to sit around for at least half an hour inorder to be able to be restarted. What else changes over time besides temperature and charge? Could it be a electrical discharge problem? Help! (and thanks in advance!)

Its 3 year old HP pavillion dv6000
AMD processor and Windows XP, I forget all the other specs, apologies
 

A:Laptop wont restart after suspending, it needs time to chill

Welcome to TSG mosquitoChris! Too bad your first post is this problem!

This is a hardware problem of some type, not likely to be electical discharge. Could be power supply. Sounds like something is getting hot and failing.

Right click on My Computer and go to manage. Go to the Event Viewer and look around at the Errors and Warnings especially around the times it shuts down. I would start with System log. Another thing that sometimes helps trouble shoot is: My Computer right click for "properties", Advanced (tab), Startup and Recovery button. Go there and turn off "restart automaticly" and leave the logging and alert options on.

I'm guessing the Video Card since you mentioned 'zig zag' lines in your description. The bad thing about laptops (opposed to towers) is you can't easily swap out components to troubleshoot.

I assume its no longer under warranty? Even if you do identify the culprit fixing the component is no easy task on the laptop....
 

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Stupid question alert:
Is it possible for a person using my windows xp laptop to change settings on my vista desktop , when they have never touched the desktop?
 

A:Change desktop settings from laptop?

You might be able to do that with Remote Desktop. Not totally sure, just a hunch. I can instruct you on how to disable Remote Desktop if you like. It enables another Windows user to log in to a different machine and use it as if he or she were actually in front of the remote machine. It can be super-handy, but also a security risk.

The other possibility is an infection.

What kind of settings were changed?
 

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Hello,

When I run almost any virus scan it is shutting down/turning off my computer. Programs that this has occurred with are McAfee sercurity (provided by comcast), Trend Micro housecall, Kapersky online scanner, Windows Malicious software removal tool, Superantispyware, and probably a few others I'm forgetting. Programs that don't trigger whatever is shutting off the computer, but also don't find anything wrong are malwarebytes and Trojan remover. I have emptied all my temp folders, run ATF cleaner and CCleaner and disabled system restore. I have tried to run a scan in safe mode but the same thing occurs.

I have run DDS and posted the log below as well as attached the other, does anyone see any out of the prdinary processes? Does anyone have any additional suggestions to find what could be triggering the computer to turn off during the scan? Thanks a lot for your help.
DDS (Ver_09-03-16.01) - NTFSx86
Run by Jamie Moose at 18:45:04.78 on Sun 04/12/2009
Internet Explorer: 6.0.2900.2180 BrowserJavaVersion: 1.6.0_13
Microsoft Windows XP Professional 5.1.2600.2.1252.1.1033.18.1022.498 [GMT -4:00]

AV: McAfee VirusScan *On-access scanning enabled* (Updated)
FW: McAfee Personal Firewall *enabled*
FW: eTrust Personal Firewall Firewall *disabled*

============== Running Processes ===============

C:\WINNT\system32\svchost -k DcomLaunch
svchost.exe
C:\WINNT\System32\svchost.exe -k netsvcs
svchost.exe
svchost.exe
C:\WINNT\system32\sp... Read more

A:Computer is turning off everytime a virus scan is run

I also have the hijack this log that I can post as well if needed.

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Two questions:

1. This first one is a question about what two registry keys do. HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE > SYSTEM > CurrentControlSet > services > Tcpip > Parameters > DNSRegisteredAdapters > *Corresponding NIC*. What are the Flags, and RegisteredSinceBoot
keys? What do they do?
2. I attempt to change the values of these keys. They go back to their original values if I restart, log in, or run ipconfig /registerdns. 

Here is some background. I am on an IT engineering, and I have been looking into a DNS issue we have had for quite some time. The issue is that our AD DNS server records do not update for about half of our machines. We have timestamps dating back a couple of
months (I know, I know, scavenge. The team in charge of that is in the process of getting that set). I have been looking into a multitude of things to ensure all computers' DNS records update. 

In my testing, I have checked several machines and notice that those keys mentioned above have the values of- flags = 2, and registeredsinceboot = 1. On the computers that aren't updating their values are 0. I have attempted to change to 2 and 1 on a computer
that isn't updating, but the values always revert back to 0. 

Perhaps the issue we are seeing isn't related at all to the keys presented, but if you can help me identify the purpose of these keys, and how to save the values if changed, that would be greatly appreciated. At least for testing purpose. 

Some mor... Read more

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Every time I start my laptop I get get "restart required"  warning from Microsoft Security Essentials to "complete the cleanup".   I also get a pop up asking to send the questionable file path for further analysis, The last part of the file path is baadu\tygy.exe. 
 
 
 
 
 
 

A:Microsoft security essentials "restart required" every time I start my laptop

Download Security Check from here or here and save it to your Desktop. Double-click SecurityCheck.exe Follow the onscreen instructions inside of the black box. A Notepad document should open automatically called checkup.txt; please post the contents of that document.NOTE 1. If one of your security applications (e.g., third-party firewall) requests permission to allow DIG.EXE access the Internet, allow it to do so.NOTE 2 SecurityCheck may produce some false warning(s), so leave the results reading to me. Please download Farbar Service Scanner (FSS) and run it on the computer with the issue.Make sure the following options are checked:
Internet ServicesWindows FirewallSystem RestoreSecurity Center/Action CenterWindows UpdateWindows DefenderPress "Scan".It will create a log (FSS.txt) in the same directory the tool is run.Please copy and paste the log to your reply. Please download MiniToolBox and run it.Checkmark following boxes:Report IE Proxy SettingsReport FF Proxy SettingsList content of HostsList IP configurationList Winsock EntriesList last 10 Event Viewer logList Installed ProgramsList Devices (do NOT change any settings here)List Users, Partitions and Memory sizeClick Go and post the result. Download Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware (aka MBAM): http://www.malwarebytes.org/products/malwarebytes_free to your desktop.* Double-click mbam-setup.exe and follow the prompts to install the program.* At the end, be sure a checkmark is placed next to Update Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware and ... Read more

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HI There, I'm having a problem with MBSA 2.3, Every time I Turn on my Laptop for The first time, MBSA Keeps telling me there is an incomplete update and I need to restart, even though I've not had any updates, I then Have too restart to get
the all clear Again, there is Nothing in update History showing any install problems.
I'm running windows 10 version 1511 with all updates, Laptop Lenovo Z580, Ram 8GB,                     Anyone know what the problem might be.
 

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How to change the time on my laptop computet
 

A:How to change the time on my laptop computer

Hi and welcome to TSG.

If the time is showing on the Windows task bar, you should be able to right click on it and select Adjust date/time from the popup menu. This option may not be available if the computer is part of a network that has a domain controller. In that case, the time is controlled by the domain server.
 

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Hi all,

This is problably a basic question however I am thinking of buying a new laptop.

The laptop comes with windows7, however I am buying the laptop in a european country, I am assuming that when I take it out of the box that I will do a clean install of windows 7 and as such will be able to choose english as the language instead of the language of the country that I am buying the laptop in.

Is this the case?

Thanks in advance.

Mark

A:Can I change language settings with new laptop clean install

Windows 7 Home Premium, From what i have experience you will be able to chose region, language and keyboard format at the setup stage. Once windows setup is complete and done it's not possible anymore unless you have Ultimate. I know i can download optional language packs if i need to. Professional might also have the option.

Please wait for someone else to give a confirmation. From my own experience i been able to change language to Spanish on US bough laptops.

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Just got this Yoga 3 14 series laptop for cheap from a local shop, and it works great on Windows 10 except for one minor but annoying thing. In the Lenovo settings app, the keyboard settings for switching between F keys and the hot keys being on the function row are reversed. If I set it to have hot keys without FN, it instead does the F row functions without FN.If I set it to have F keys without FN, it instead does the hot key functions without FN. Anyone have this problem before, and is there a fix? Many thanks!

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I recently just played around the Accessibility options and messed up my computer purposely just for fun. I enlarged text, pics, etc and the sort. After everything, I went through the Acc Options again, and reset everything.

But only one prob, now Sticky Keys are on every time my XP starts. How do I stop it? I've tried going through the Acc options but to no avail. Is there any other way?

Any help is appreciated, thanx!

A:How do I stop Sticky Keys starting up everytime XP Starts?

Tried a system restore back to before you messed up the settings?

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Hello,

I am running windows xp operating system.

For some reason, I have to keep restarting my computer. every time I open a new program. For example. When I turn my PC on. I can get on the internet just fine. But if I close out, I cannot get back on the internet. Or open up any other programs on my computer.

Same thing happens when I play a game. If I close it out. I can not Re-Open it. I have to MANUALLY restart my computer in order to open up something new. And I can only open up one window.

I also have a difficult time shutting down and restarting my computer. I keep hitting, Windows, U twice. And it never works. I even do it with the mouse. It doesn't work.

How should I fix these problems??

I have ran a system scan, everything came out negative.

I have also ran a registry cleaner on it. And everything turned out negative.

Please email me ASAP.

I run my computer in Safe Mode. Everything works fine.

Thanks!
 

A:Restart computer everytime I do something new on it.

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This one,




I don't know why it always appear, I didn't do anything about the drivers also.

A:I got this everytime I restart/open my PC

Have you tried safe mode mate if not and it will let you try these


http://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials/1538-sfc-scannow-command-system-file-checker.html

http://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials/433-disk-check.html
I am assuming you know how to get safe mode but if not tap F8 on power up - no offence but some folks don't know what this is

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I use Windows Vista. Every time I restart my computer I get a bluescreen, and Start-up Repair fixes it by re-storing my computer. So it's very frustrating, every time I try to update anything on my computer it gets erased because of the restore.It comes up with the message after I get my computer restored:Problem signature:Problem Event Name: BlueScreenOS Version: 6.0.6001.2.1.0.768.3Locale ID: 1033Additional information about the problem:BCCode: 1000007eBCP1: FFFFFFFFC0000005BCP2: FFFFFA6000E6EAABBCP3: FFFFFA6005013E38BCP4: FFFFFA6005013810OS Version: 6_0_6001Service Pack: 1_0Product: 768_1Files that help describe the problem:C:\Windows\Minidump\Mini092609-01.dmpC:\Users\Rich\AppData\Local\Temp\WER-144550-0.sysdata.xmlC:\Users\Rich\AppData\Local\Temp\WER758C.tmp.version.txtRead our privacy statement:http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?link...3&clcid=0x0409I can post a HijackThis log if needed, please tell me if you need any other additional info I forgot and again any help or clues are appreciated, thanks.

A:Everytime I restart my computer this happens...

Need a little more info before I start to help you...

Go to www.majorgeeks.com, click on the "Diagnostics" category

Download a utility called BlueScreenView and install if you can. This is a great freeware utility and it allows you to see the name of the system driver or file associated with the minidump information created when your computer crashed.

If you can, post the name of the file associated with the C:\Windows\Minidump\Mini092609-01.dmp information noted in the error message you posted. In the main window after you run BlueScreenView, it should tell you what file caused the crash directly to the right of the dump file name.

From the research that I have done so far, 1000007e errors are associated with older versions of driver files used under Windows Vista (i.e.: an older version of Nero which worked fine under XP and you try it under Vista - it crashes.)

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Whenever I start windows up it tells me to restart Windows Explorer because of some kind of error. I don't know why it has to do this. It is causing the computer to take longer to start up. Is there anyway I can fix this?

A:Why does it have to Restart everytime I launch?

Try a clean boot, maybe you can find out the problem
How to troubleshoot a problem by performing a clean boot in Windows Vista or in Windows 7

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(Win 7, Toshiba Portege R705-P35, i3, 8GB RAM, SSHD)

Hi,

I'm curious to find out if there's any computer performance advantage to using an HDMI cable to drive an external monitor from my laptop VS driving the external monitor via VGA cable. Also, if I set the color depth setting to 16bit instead of some higher value, seems like that should speed things up, etc.

Can you recommend a good software that can let me see what differences there are in computer performance as I vary these settings?

Thanks!
 

A:SW to test how laptop performance varies when I change graphic adapter settings

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I activated by Bluetooth toggle switch ON/OFF to ON a few weeks ago and now use Bluetooth to connect successfully to my Iphone. But I have just noticed that the ON/OFF switch has now disappeared so I do not have the option of turning Bluetooth OFF again should I want too.

See screenshot showing Bluetooth Working fine but missing Toggle Switch.

Any suggestions on getting back that switch.

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