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Internet Explorer 11 "View" Custom Zoom missing

Q: Internet Explorer 11 "View" Custom Zoom missing

Hello friends.
I have just noticed at few days ago that in Internet Explorer 11 if I go to "view" tab to change the size of the browser window I'm viewing , the "50%" and "Custom" selection is shaded and NOT available. I do not know what might have happened to change this, or how to change it back. Any help you may be able to provide will be much appreciated.
Thank you in advance...

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A: Internet Explorer 11 "View" Custom Zoom missing

Hi GardenGrl,
Welcome to Eight-Forums.
Like that on mine and i did not change anything, but you are able to use other zoom settings ?

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Note : This question is not about Internet Explorer, it's about Windows Explorer.


I have two almost identical Windows 7 Enterprise installations, the only difference is that one has Internet Explorer 9, the other one has IE 10.

the IE10 machine's Windows Explorer doesn't have the 2 submenus Toolbars and Explorer Bar (pls see attachment).

I'm not sure if they were available before I tried to install an Windows Explorer extension called "qttabbar", which could have messed up the reqistry (found nothing on their forums btw).

Any clues on how to make the submenus (re)appear ?

Note: I have the "Toolbars" and "Explorer Bar" on Internet Explorer 10.

A:"Windows Explorer-> View ->Toolbars" missing

Hello Wolf, and welcome to Seven Forums.

Those most likely would have been added by qttabbar. They are not there by default.

If you like, you could do a system restore using a restore point (if available) dated before this happened to undo it.

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Even though the tutorial on this forum says there should be a custom option, I don't seem to have it.

Any thoughts on how can I bring it back?

P.S. Does anyone know what that "winrt--{***}-" folder is?

A:"Custom" option missing from "Search again in"

Anyone? Is it the same on your machines too, or just me?

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When I click on "tools" on the menu bar in any folder that I am exploring and subsequently click on "folder options" I notice that the "view" tab is completely missing. The only tab I have access to is "file types"

This creates a serious problem when dealing with hidden folders that were hidden prior to me having knowledge of this "view" feature being absent.

What are my options to restore this "view" tab so that I can view the hidden files that I need access to?


A:"View Tab" in "Folder Options" missing

Other than a system restore, I don't know how to restore the view tab. I can tell you how to enable the hidden files and folders from the registry.
Start> Run> type: regedit and hit OK. Navigate to:
Click on Advanced folder in the left pane and look for Hidden in the right panel. Set the value to 1 to show and 2 to hide.
If not there, create DWORD value with Value name: Hidden and set the value as above.

Edit: Forgot to add, you need to restart computer for settings to be changed.

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Is it possible that the "TLS 1.0" protocol is not installed , on Windows Xp, in Internet Explorer 6 (or later) ?
(not enabled or disabled, I say "not installed).
If it's the case, how to check that in the registry ?

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In Windows XP, fully updated, I have several folders full of mp3's and want to see the bit rate and duration. I right click on a column heading and select "Bit rate". I then click on "More..." so I can get to "Duration", and I select that one too.

But all the figures in the "Duration" column appear to be in "hours" and "minutes", so I see "00:04" or "00:03", but what I want is "minutes" and "seconds".

Any thoughts as to how to change this?

A:Solved: Windows Explorer "Duration" Column - no "Seconds", just "Hours" and "Minutes"

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I have searched to see if this was asked before without any success. Maybe someone has run into this problem before.
When I open "my computer" or "control panel" after I close it...it automatically goes into Internet Explorer as a blank page. Most of the time, when I close the IE blank page...it stops responding and I have the control-alt-delete to "end the program"
Thanks in advance for any help.

A:closing "my computer" or "Control Panel" open internet explorer window

Possibly malware - anything openning ie on its own raises an alarm in my books. Post a HJT log to the malware removal section of the forum and let the experts take a look at it

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I am running Windows XP SP3, fully updated, on an Acer lap top PC.

I have several folders full of .mp3's and want to see the bit rate and duration. To do this I right click on a column heading and select "Bit rate". I then click on "More..." so I can get to "Duration", and I select that one too.

The two new columns appear, but the format of the "Duration" column appears to be "hours:minutes", so I see "00:04" or "00:03" for most .mp3's, when what I want to see is 'hours:minutes:seconds", e.g. "00:03:45".

This also happens for video files (.avi files), e.g. all my episodes of "Heroes" (sad, I know) have a duration of "00:42" instead of "00:42:xx".

Here are two pictures showing the problem with the .mp3's. The first is of Explorer showing the Duration as "Hours:Minutes":

The second picture is of the properties window of the first .mp3 in the list above:

I copied some .mp3 files to another (old) PC on my home network, and it displayed the duration field correctly:

Also, the properties window correctly shows the duration also:

I'm not the only person to have this problem. I received a private message from a member of another forum where I posted about this problem several weeks ago. That person also has the same problem with the duration field.

The tech guys on that forum were unable to find the source... Read more

A:Windows Explorer "Duration" Column - no "Seconds", just "Hours" and "Minutes"

* bump *

Tricky, this one!

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WIN98's"temporaryinternet files"(inside internet options/general tab)
i understand what they do(help load web pages faster)but can they be deleted without causing trouble? my "view files" are deleted ,on purpose,when i shut down my computer,but my "view objects" remain untouched.
so my question, can i delete my "view objects" files without causing any other trouble than slowing down pages when i re visit them? there are some files with mumble-jumbo therefore i like to clean out these files for security purposes.


The items listed in "View Objects" are downloaded browser plug-ins that allow you to do such things as play Shockwave animations, interact with certain Java sites (like msnbc.com), play some audio files, etc.

You probably don't want to delete them because they will restrict the functionality of the browser. You *can* delete them, but you'll just have to download them again when you visit a page that requires the functionality.

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While using "Windows Explorer" as an FTP client I have put the system into a state where any attempts to access an FTP folder from "Windows Explorer" produces the following dialog:
Dialog Title: "FTP Folder Error"
Dialog Icon: Information Icon
Dialog Text: "Windows cannot access this folder.  Make sure you typed the file name correctly and that you have permission to access the folder.  Details: No more Internet handles can be allocated"
Dialog Buttons: OK
I had used the "Add a network location" feature of "Windows Explorer" to add an FTP site.  The FTP folder appears under "Computer" in the left panel of "Windows Explorer." 
It is not mapped to a drive letter.  I then initiated a large FTP transfer operation by using drag-and-drop from the FTP folder to a local folder.  A portion of the transfer completed as expected but after some time it produced the "No more Internet
handles can be allocated" error.  When OK was clicked the transfer was terminated.  In this case I am using large to refer to many thousands of files and directories to be transferred as opposed to a small count of files having many bytes.
After the initial error dialog is cleared with the OK button and the transfer is terminated I can then reliably reproduce the dialog.  Any attempt to open an FTP network location
from "Windows Explorer" will produce a n... Read more

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i've been relying on going to "internet options","general" and "delete" then ticking all the boxes on that page..i found out that by doing this,my temporary internet file swere NOT being deleted.is this a vista problem? my pc came to a complete sludge of a slow down today and i found that my internet files folder had files going back a year that hadn't been deleted as i've been relying on ticking those boxes..i had tons and tons of and tons of files.i'm wondering if this is the norm and also is it possible that other files are not being deleted when using that method? if so,then i probably have folders that are totally loaded with trash.

A:Solved: Had to delete temp internet files by "view files" ,"select all" ,"delete"

Have you ever unticked Preserve Favorites website data?

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Hey guys,

I turn on VB6 today, to make a trainer...and the Custom Button is gone...the one on the right that is located above the "Name".

Any ideas where it went?



A:Missing "Custom" button in Visual Basic

Help me guys please!

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Let's say I have a folder in my Documents somewhere called "thisisit".
Within "thisisit" folder, I have other folders, each named for a student in my class.

When I go to Start > Documents and navigate to "thisisit", I don't see any folders, but I do see all the files from all the folders. It's as if my computer took all the files from the folders, removed them from the folders and copied them into the parent folder "thisisit", and then deleted all the subfolders, named after the students.

However, if I navigate to that same "thisisit" folder, through a software like Photoshop or 3ds Max, I DO see all of the subfolders, which are named after the students.

This just happened in a moment. As in, I was navigating through the folders one moment, then I went to the parent folder a second later, and voila! no subfolders.

Anyone know what happened???

A:Folders "missing" in "explorer" but not through via software.

When I go to Start > Documents and navigate to "thisisit", I don't see any folders, but I do see all the files from all the folders.Click to expand...

Look at the top right of the Windows Explorer window. If you see "Arrange by: Folder <down arrow>" I don't know what's wrong. If the window is arranged any other way, change it back to "Folder."

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Hi All,

Yesterday, I could pick and choose many columns to show in Task Manager under the Processes tab by selecting "Select Columns" in the View menu.
Today, when I look in the View menu, I have no "Select Columns" option to choose. I can't for the life of me figure out where it went or why it would have disappeared. I can Right Click on the columns and see a few stock column options, but yesterday there were MANY options to choose from.

Any help is greatly appreciated. Thank you

A:Task Manager "Show Columns" under View Menu is missing

Right click inside the area of red rectangular:

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My "view windows update" page is blank w/ the exception of one update run yesterday.

Originally I ran the Update Fix-it Tool and that is what wiped my history. I ran the Tool again and but it didn't recover my history.

My "Installed Updates" page is intact showing everything that successfully installed.

Any help?

A:win7 "view windows update history" blank/missing

They are still on the PC.
Mine did the same thing back in January.


My bad.
Click the yellow circled link in left picture and the right window will open listing all the updates.
Clicking "View Update history" in left column towards top of left picture gives just the recent ones after reset or Fix it Tool.

My first update in this list is dated Sept. 1, 2010 when I installed Win 7.

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You all know that there is no Folder-View settings that work on ftp folders. But Windows does remember your view setting for every folder you have previously selected a view.
I have over 1000 ftp paths that I have set to "detail view" on a workstation over the last 2 years.   This information is stored 'somewhere' and could probably be exported if I only knew.    A low value clue
> "System Restore" reverses recent view settings for ftp paths.   

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Windows 10 file explorer will not let me save "detail" view.

When I go to View, Options, the button "Apply to folders" is grayed out and I can't click it.

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Windows 10 file explorer will not let me save "detail" view.

When I go to View, Options, the button "Apply to folders" is grayed out and I can't click it.

A:Windows 10 file explorer will not let me save "detail" view

In Windows 10 File Explorer, on the Toolbar select View, Under Layout choose Details.

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See attached image.

In Vista, with a list view, my 1050px tall display can list 52 items vertically. In 7 it is reduced to 44, because of apparently a larger font and larger gaps in between items. All my settings are default in both cases.

This is nearly a 20% decrease in usable space. Why???

A:Explorer "list view" wastes space in 7 vs Vista

This is a problem why? To me the version in Windows 7 is a lot more pleasant to look at and read. Having whitespace and separation is not a bad thing.

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Win10 Explorer View Options "Apply to All Folder"

I have tried a few suggestions on the web to correct this issue.

I work with a lot of Image / Video files in various folders. My prefered view to use is "Details" for ALL folders !

Here's the last thing I have tried:

How to Fix Annoying Folder View Type Change Problem in Windows

This seemed to fix all the normal browsing except when I do a "Search" on the folder pane ?

When I do a search in the explorer for a particular filename the windows switches from "Details" to "Content". Then i go to the folder "Options" on this content view and switch it to "Details". Now the "Apply to Folders" is GREYED out ?

ASUS Laptop
Intel i7 2.40 Ghz
Win 10 Pro x64; 8 Gb mem

FYI: Use Avast FREE .... not using ESET

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is this possible?
I currently have things like Favourites, Libraries, and Homegroup (all of which I don't care for). Not sure what that folder pane is actually called, so not sure what to search for.
I just want an expanded folder tree of My Computer.

Any suggestions?

Favorites - Add or Remove from Navigation Pane for Favourites apparently. still not sure about libraries or homegroup]
[another edit:
Libraries Folder - Add or Remove from Navigation Pane
for Libraries
ok, at least it's searchable now that I know it's called navigation pane]

A:Change/remove entries in "Folder view" pane (left side of Explorer)

I'm not sure why one would do this. Right click on what ever you don't want and select delete. Be very sure you want to do this. Those things do no harm being there.

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Hi everybody

I usally try to use my keyboard as much as possible. To open the Explorer Window I use WIN + E - and it comes along with the correct window - in "my computer" view

But when I worked a while I will be somewhere on my Explorer - and if I wonna jump back on "my Computer" I only know (without using a mouse) to open another instance of the explorer while I use WIN + E again. But this not the best way I think. Is there shortcut to come back to my computer in the running instance?

Any ideas from your side? I would appreciate to hear how who handle the explorer fast and easy!

Thanks for any suggestions!

greetings from Bonn - Germany


A:how to jump back to "my computer" view in explorer

Hi thwbn, welcome to 7F!

All I do is use the win key+c , If you are in any folder in the alphabetized A's or B's the highlight will jump to any in the C's until it finishes the C's then it will go straight to Computer.

If you are beyond the C folders (D to Z) it will go immediately to Computer.

a, b, c, ... Pressing the initial letter of the name of any objects will highlight the respective application or folder. Continue typing the object name if multiple objects start with the same letter

Source, scroll down a bit to the bottom of #4 Navigating Desktop:128 useful Keyboard Shortcuts for Windows 7.

Hope it works in Germany

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hello guys,

this morning our network was down at work and well, i had to force a hard reset to my laptop. When the pc went back running, it seems that my Win7 explorer folders view of the "main" computer view, has changed, please see the screen cap that i have attached.

basically i still would like to have the view "by type" but those blue lines used to be grey and also at the right hand side of the page now i have these other arrows for expanding or collapsing the view....i checked a colleague computer and he doesnt have that in fact...

I played a bit with settings but cant revert to what i had before... not huge thing but i'd like to have the same i had before...

I would like to have the view back to "normal", see the other screen cap from some random guy i found on google images....it seems those little ^ are on the right hand side instead on the left??

any ideas / suggestions?


A:Win 7 Professional "Explorer View" changed unexpectedly

Hello Gab,

It looks like you need to click on View (menu bar) and Tiles to return it back to default.

If that should fail, then you could use the tutorial below to restore all folder views back to default including this one.

Folder View Settings - Reset All to Default

Hope this helps,

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Can't see Icons in "Thumbnail" view in Windows Explorer.

I have messed around changing some of my standard icons and have changed some associations and know am unable to view the picture of the icon in Windows Explorer in "Thumbnail" view.

What is the default File association for icons .ico?

On my Me machine they are not associated with any program. However, in Win2k the "Always use this program...." is grayed out so I can't set it to no association.

I have also downloaded and been using Ifile, IconShop and IconEdit32.

Hope I've made this somewhat clear

A:Can't see Icons in "Thumbnail" view in Windows Explorer.

See if IconShop or IconEdit32 either one will give you the option of associating .ico files, through their "settings" or "options". If you have an image viewer that supports .ico file extensions, you can associate them with it.

What is your default image viewer? If it has the ability to view .ico files, then you can associate them with it.

If you can't associate it through one of the programs interface, then you can do it through any Windows Explorer window.. Just click Tools in the menu at the top and choose Folder Options>File Types>then find the extension and change the program that opens it.

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there is a program that I removed using the company's remover tool -- the program is adobe creative cloud 2015 -- and in windows file explorer, when I enter the "desktop" view, there is a white, blank file icon that bears the name "creative cloud files".
this icon has no properties and no apparent way to delete it.
what to do?
registry hack?

never mind, I rolled back my computer previous to installation of the very annoying creative cloud, which puts its icons all over the place without asking and without any way to remove them

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Can't see Icons in "Thumbnail" view in Windows Explorer.

I have messed around changing some of my standard icons and have changed some associations and know am unable to view the picture of the icon in Windows Explorer in "Thumbnail" view.

What is the default File association for icons .ico?

On my Me machine they are not associated with any program. However, in Win2k the "Always use this program...." is grayed out so I can't set it to no association.

I have also downloaded and been using Ifile, IconShop and IconEdit32.

Hope I've made this somewhat clear

A:Can't see Icons in "Thumbnail" view in Windows Explorer.

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"dependency chain" "windows 7" internet "windows explorer"

At the time of this writing, this search in Google will produce one result at best. Am I searching the wrong things? I have tried a couple handfuls of variants, and I am coming up with zilch.

Though I am fairly well versed in Windows 7 from working on other people's machines, I decided to stick with good old XP because of one issue above all else. When I instructed my firewall to block Windows Explorer from accessing the Internet it completely cut me off from the Internet, no ifs, ands or buts. My understanding of why this is happened leads me to believe the dependency chain for Internet access goes through Windows Explorer. I have long had a habit of blocking my File Manager of choice access to the Internet because... well, it's a file manager! Admittedly, my one experience with Windows 7 on my own machine was a retired student version of Server 2008 R2, but as soon as I found out that was the case, I decided not to make the move to Windows 7 and went back to my XP installation. I believe I was using Sunbelt Personal Firewall at the time. I now use PCTools Free Firewall.

Is this still the case with Windows 7? Is there a workaround if it is?

I haven't tried to recreate this on another person's machine.


A:"dependency chain" "windows 7" internet "windows explorer"

Hi KronKyrios, welcome to 7F!

I did find some very old information that may shed some light:

"Launch Browser Windows in a Separate Process" Setting Is Not Available in Internet Explorer 5.01 or Internet Explorer 5.5

You can go into Services and check:
Windows Firewall/Internet Connection Sharing (ICS)
Network Connections
Remote Procedure Call (RPC)
Windows Management Instrumentation

R-click on each one, then Properties, then the Dependencies Tab.
You would have to cross check each one that is listed.

Here is a good list to help you: Black Viper’s Windows 7 Service Pack 1 Service Configurations

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One feature I really liked in XP was the ability to look in a folder through My Computer and sort the files by extension. For example if I wanted to get all .jpg files to one side of the folder as I looked for a file, I could click View, Arrange Icons By, Type and make that happen. I don't see that feature in Windows 7. I'm using W7Pro and can't find that or a similar feature anywhere. Is it here and I just haven't found it? TIA


open a window ,click organise/layout /menubar.
then when you click view in the menu bar group by is in the list

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I use the explore file manager a lot in XP as I deal with thousands
of photo images. It drives me crazy that every time I use explore that
I have to do the pull down menu thing and select "view file details"
There must be a way to define that view as the default. Does anyone
know how to do it ?

BTW, someone told me that he new Windows 7 or Vista doesnt have
or show all the details of files that are available in the XP or Win98 Explore.
Something about Microsoft trying to dumb down the systems for the
masses. I always have to know the logical drive and folder name where
all my files are kept.

A:How to lock in "details" view in Explorer

Hello preventec47

Have you tried
Windows Explorer
Set the view as you want it
Tools|Folder Options|View, and click the "Apply to All Folders" button


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When I try to view certain video's or pictures, I get "this jpeg image can't be opened. iexplore.exe file missing. What is it and where do I find it?

A:What is this?-Can't view;"iexplore.exe"Missing

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When I am building a query in Access 2007, the "Sort:" and "Criteria:" selctions don't work when I switch from 'Design View' to 'Datasheet View'.
If I change the query type from 'Select' to 'Make Table' and run the query, the data in the new table mathces the "Sort:" and "Criteria:" selctions correctly.
What is wrong with my Select Query - Datasheet View? This is very annoying.

A:Access 2007 "Sort:" and "Criteria:" not working in Datasheet View

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2010 06 05

This is a question for information about why my networking problem finally was resolved.
I have four PC?s on my network; one Windows 7 and three Windows XP. The Windows 7 PC always sees all three of the other computers. However the Windows XP computers sometimes don?t see the other XP computers when I press ?My Network Places.? Quite by accident I discovered that if I press ?View Workgroup Computers? then ALL the other PC?s in the network DO show up. Furthermore, if I click through "View Workgroup Computers" and access/edit a file on one of the other computers, then this computer will ALSO show up in ?My Network Places.? This behavior seems to be quite consistent and works every time I have tried it. Apparently, this is a workaround to the long vexing problem of why my networked PC?s sometimes don?t show up under ?My Network Places.?

My question: why does ?View Workgroup Computers? apparently always show all the networked PC?s, when ?My Network Places? does so only intermittently or sometimes not at all?

Thanks for any response.

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I have installed Wamp server and I have created 2 tables in phpmyadmin that are connected via ODBC to an Access database. I have tested it with and another Access
database, which sends test orders to it via a php file.
Now I wish to connect an AI2 android app to localhost to send test orders from this source.

I found a web page which sets out a method to connect an app via the IP address, but when I enter my IP address into Windows Explorer I get the following message.
?The device or resource is not set up to accept connections on port "The World Wide Web service (HTTP)".
I have seen a previous answer that suggests resetting Internet Explorer\Tools\Internet Options\Connections\LAN Settings and checking the ?Automatically
detect settings? box, but on my system this is already checked.
Is there anything else I can do please?
My system is Windows 7 32 bit and I have Microsoft Security Essentials and Microsoft Firewall running for home & private networks.

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Hey everyone,
        I am trying to get the REST queries to work with the sharepoint end points instead of graph end points. I first created an app with relevant permissions and have given it the admin consent. Then I am hitting the https://login.microsoftonline.com/<tenant>.onmicrosoft.com/oauth2/token?Content-Type=application/x-www-form-urlencoded end
point with https://<tenant>.sharepoint.com as resource. I am then using the access token retrieved to give the rest call to https://<tenant>.sharepoint.com/_api/v2.0/drives/b!3indYSbqZ0-hVSPnCgIZy-2xDMh7jH9AuQnEzJMc6TEfQoSJvJT-R6tT0lFBQiPr/root/delta
but it is failing with "error":{"code":"generalException","message":"General exception while processing"}}. The REST response code is 401 Unauthorized. I have filed a Microsoft support ticket but they
have asked me to post on these forms. Can someone please help me with this? I am not able to move forward because the error is pretty generic and doesn't give any additional details.
Sai Kiran Katuri.

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Is the time to "Upgrade from vista to 7 supposed to be wayyy longer then it would to do jsut a clean install? (For example, hanging at 18% for a while while installing during upgrade)

(posting this since i cant get any replies to a previous topic)

A:Install time difference between "Upgrade" and "Custom"

The upgrade process will always be longer, and sometimes considerably. The upgrade process has to move/relocate previous files and keep certain registry entries based on software already installed. Did the upgrade eventually complete? (it's a silly question but you could be dual booting). If not then it could be a bad burn and your systems is taking it's time trying to read the install files from the DVD.

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When I try to "View workgroup computers" I get"workgroup is not accessible. You might not have permission to use ........"
I can ping the PC I am sitting on and the laptop on the network ok.
I can \\angelika-LT ok
I can \\ ok

My PC is the administrator. Why can't I even not see the PC I am sitting on in.
No firewall is set.

Thank you for any ideas

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When I press "open file" in the program "Business Intelligence" of an Office
program like Excel, I would like the window columns to be in "detail" view
instead of "list" view.
How can I do this?
Is this a registry default that can be changed?

A:Get "detailed" view on "open file" dialog window.

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For some reason, my "Recycle Bin" will not display the files within it with the correct filters while in the "Details" view.

For example, I have the "View" set to "Details", and the two columns I have showing are "Name" and "Type", with "Name" selected as the preferred sort order.

With those settings in place, the "Recycle Bin" is not displaying the files in the correct order.I am not sure of the order that it is displaying them, as I can't pick-up on any pattern.

For example, it is displaying:


When I adjust it again so it displays them in the correct order, the next time I open the "Recycle Bin", the order has returned to the incorrect display.

Any ideas on how to correct this?

A:Solved: "Recycle Bin", "Details" View Does Not Correctly Sort

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I've set the default folder view to Details for all drive folders.

But the folder I am currently working from is accessed through the internet, i.e. the file path at the top of the window starts with "The Internet".

This defaults to icon view even though I applied the Details view to all other drive folders.

Is there a way to set the default view for internet folders?

A:Setting default folder view for "The Internet" path?

Are you able to take a screenshot of the folder in question, i'm not sure what you mean by the internet folder?


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When I select "show hidden item", windows 8.1 "This PC" explorer shows empty removable drives. Is it normal or not?

Thank you in advance!

A:Windows 8.1 "This PC" explorer view

Wouldn't happen to have a card reader would you? If so that is what it is showing and yes it is normal.

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Am using OUtlook 2003 and wondered whether there is a way to simultaneously view the Calendar and Contacts folders on one screen. Thanks.

A:Outlook: Simultaneous View of "Calendar" & "Contacts"

Maybe someone else has a better idea, but you could open two instances of Outlook and size the screens so that you could view both windows next to each other.

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Warning: Found hidden Internet Explorer instance running (iexplore.exe, PID 2804, command line "C:\Program Files (x86)\Internet Explorer\iexplore.exe" -Embedding)

A:Warning: Found hidden Internet Explorer instance running (iexplore.exe, PID 2804, command line "C:\Program Files (x86)\Internet Explorer\iexplore.exe" -Embedding)

look for the command in the Startup tab or in Programs>Startup
-embedding switch is no longer used... must be from an old program developed for XP.Rob^_^

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"Where" into what folder do i load a new game.?
my computer loaded a game into a folder that cant be accessed.. this could be the source of many of my game problems

how do i set them up to all be in the same place and have them all work .. i couldn't find it in C:/ i only found it by clicking 'Custom Download" during reinstall

it showed up in a folder listed there, and i was able to track it down.

it is not listed in "Un-Install Programs and Features" .. can i delete it from there, and download it somewhere else.. like the Windows Game list... which would be really handy.. how do i do that.???

sorry to be such an annoyance, i built a computer to play games and ..it seems to need tweek'n to play them..

ANTEC 900 Case.
ASUS Rampage Formula X48.
Intel Xeon 3110 3MHz Core2 Duo.
VISTA 64bit Home Premium.
Silent Knight2 CPU cooler.
8GB OCZ Reaper HPC DDR2 1400.
2x Western Digital Caviar 500GB HD RAID1.
VisionTec Radeon HD 3870 1 Gb.
Cosair 750 watt PSU
OPTI UPS Battery Back Up.

A:when i download a game and get "Typical" or "Custom" where do i

Your sentances don't t really make too much sense of the problem.. You download games and try to install them but can't access the install files? Or when you install them you can't access them..?

Make sure you are the administrator of your system

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The subject message pops up any time I attempt to open my IE8 browser using Windows XP and set to my home page "ATT.Yahoo". When I click "OK" in the message, IE closes and tries to recover, but with the same results each time. I know
there is a method to reset IE9, but can't tell if it also pertains to IE8 since it can't be opened.

A:"Microsoft Visual C++ Runtime Library" "Runtime Error! Program: C:Program Files\Internet Explorer\iexplore.exe"

the first step in troubleshooting IE issues is to test in noAddons Mode.
toolbars.google.com - download and install the latest IE compatible version of the Google Toolbar.
for consumer help with IE select the Help>Online Support menu from IE and follow the prompts for your windows and IE versions. thx.Rob^_^

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Please, please help me. I hope I'm not being redundant. I'm using Windows XP Pro
and I'm the administrator and only members of my immediate family have access to
this (home) computer. There are 6 of us. Each of us has a "user" site. I, as administrator,
am able to run "Internet Explorer" and surf the web. When the (limited) "users"
try to run "IE" (double click the "IE" icon) on their "user" site, nothing happens
until about a minute later, the screen goes disjointed, everything freezes up and
"IE" cannot be accessed (doesn't load) ... . If I change the "users" to "administrators",
they are able to access "IE", no problem and hence surf the net. If I change them
back to "limited", "IE" again doesn't work. I've run, "ad-aware, "spy-bot", "pest
control", I have "zone-alarm" installed and "Norton Anti-virus". Can anyone help

A:My "users" can't access Internet Explorer"

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When I connect to my enterprises network, for some reason it downgraded my version of Internet Explorer 11 to Internet Explorer 7. It doesn't do this on my home network or on any other network I have connected to, only my enterprises network.
I have contacted my ICT department to see if they can solve this issue, and they don't know how to fix this issue.
I used the website https://supportdetails.com to check the details of my browser and what other websites detect it as, and it detects it as Internet Explorer 7 for some strange reason. When I check the actual version of Internet Explorer
by going to the Tools button and then About Internet Explorer, it says I am using Internet Explorer 11.0.9600.18763.
I am running Windows RT 8.1 which might be the reason as to why other websites/services detect my browser as IE 7, as other devices such as the Surface Pro 3, iPad and other laptops all work fine.
If there is a way to make my device be detected as Internet Explorer 11 and not 7, that would be great.

Regards, Mr Kaos

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