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  • Desktop shortcuts are converted into LNK file format

    I downloaded iCloud on my Windows PC. While running it something went wrong and now all the shortcuts on my desktop are converted into a "LNK file" format. Every time I try to open it, it opens a Firefox tab and show some "binary file" message asking me to save it. But at the end all in vain....

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  • Cannot login to VMware Workstation v12 on HP laptop

    For my job, my company gave me a HP laptop. It has roughly 4 GB RAM. Here's the problem: When I power on my VM, I get to the login pad. I enter the password but then nothing happens. I can't login. It's on VMware Workstation v12. The screen is completely blue.

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  • Mouse Freeze in Windows 7 after Logoff on subnet

    Problem Description: Multiple Users on our domain are complaining that after they logout or switch to a new user the mouse becomes disabled and the mouse arrow centers in the middle of the screen. They then must either restart the machine using the power button or by unplugging and then replugging...

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  • Windows Update has stalled

    I've been trying to run Windows Update for the past day but it keeps stalling / hanging. Should I start over? Or continue to wait?

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  • Why is Windows 10 Cortana not opening my applications?

    Cortana in Windows 10 is giving me all sorts of fits lately. It can't open applications at all. I'm also using the Creators Update build too. Whenever I say open an app, she opens an Internet browser and searches for it. How can I fix this?

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  • How to put Windows 10 notifications on top right of taskbar

    Hi experts, This is probably easy but I need to make sure how to do it. Can I have my Windows 10 notifications appear in the top right of my PC? Do I just have to shift the taskbar? Thanks so much again!

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  • How do I publish my Business Analytics whitepaper on TechTarget?

    I enjoy reading various articles from experts on your different sites. My team has interesting contributions of similar relevance that might be of interest to other readers like me who subscribe to TechTarget ... what is your recommended process for them to share?

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  • Windows 10 calendar disappeared

    In Windows 10, the calendar is no longer showing on my taskbar. It completely disappeared. Where can I find it? I know this is simple but I'm struggling for ideas.

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  • Microsoft Outlook messages damaged

    I have many messages in my .pst file in Outlook 2016. But today all the emails have been damaged or something else. I can't see the full content. Does someone helps me?

    vecezej515 pointsBadges:
  • Types of Lotus Server

    HOw many types of Lotus Server in Domino. e.g. Registration Server, Administration Server, Cluster Server, Application Server. I think there few more types of server are in Lotus Domino which I dont know.

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  • How to export emails in OWA

    I'm currently doing a backup of all my emails in OWA. But when looking around, there doesn't seem to be an import/export function. Is there another way? Can I export these emails at all? Thank you.

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  • Windows 10 command prompt will not open

    For some reason, I can't seem to open my Windows 10 command prompt. I haven't installed anything recently. I used it a few days ago and it worked fine. There's no error message either - just won't run. What's the issue here?

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  • Join multiple .DOC files into one large document

    I'm not sure if this is possible but I thought I would give it a shot. I have roughly 10 or so related .DOC files that I would like to join into one large .DOC file. I already tried the 'Insert' feature in Microsoft Word but the formatting got messed up completely. If there's a way to do this,...

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  • What are the challenges/opportunities for software testing professionals in coming future?

    How to get a job again after having gaps?

    AparnaPophale5 pointsBadges:
  • What kind of different server roles are bare minimum required for a fully operational LAN?

    Recently, I have been tasked to establish a LAN within my office. I have read that some server roles like domain controller, DNS, DHCP, backup server, Certificate Authority etc. are required to manage LAN. But some people say AAA server is also required, some say database & web server is also...

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  • What does LCD shutter do when making yellow color?

    Salaam. Dear recipients, In LCD displays, there are millions of shutters used to block or let different color lights in order to construct specific colors. For example, when building purple, the shutter blocks green cause it has no role in constructing purple. QUESTION: what does the shutter(s) do...

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  • Has my PC been affected by the WannaCry virus?

    My main PC at my home still runs Windows 7. For some reason, I can't get to Windows Update from IE. I'm worried that I've been hacked or been affected by the WannaCry virus. Should I be worried? I ran a scan but didn't see anything (I think I'm just being paranoid). Can anyone reassure me?

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  • Testing patches for vulnerabilties

    Before installing a patch on any environment, a patch should be tested amongst other things for application testing and other conflicts. Should a patch not be tested for vulnerabilities to assess whether it is worth  the risk of applying the patch? I know patches tend to close a bigger whole that...

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  • Cannot open images in Windows 10 Photos app

    So a few days ago, I updated Windows 10. But ever since that, I can't open an images in the Photos app. This is what it keeps saying: The app didn't start right away. What does that mean? And what's the fix?

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  • Wi-Fi connected and no internet on Dell laptop

    Hello, I have a wireless Dell laptop, and it will say I am connected to the Wi-Fi, however I have no internet connection. Can you please help

    charann5 pointsBadges:

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