• How can I change chmod in cygwin on Windows 8 CP?

    I can't find a way to change the chmod group permission in cygwin on Windows 8.  I don't want to ssh connect to a server using a ssh key. Here is the error I get: Bash Prompt warning:"Permissions 0660 for '/home/KeepZero/.ssh/id_rsa' are too open. It is required that your private key files are NOT...

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  • Hyper-V is destroying our WiFi internet connection

    This is the first time our company is using Hyper-V (on Windows 8). When we created a new virtual network switch, which was external, it somehow bridges the VMs network adapter with the WiFi. This is killing the WiFi's internet connection. What are we doing wrong?

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  • What happened to my hyper-visor?

    I installed Windows Phone 8 SDK emulator and received the following error: The Windows Phone Emulator requires Hyper-V. Your PC is missing the following pre-requisites required to run Hyper-V: Windows 8 Professional (64-bit) I’m running Windows 8 Professional (64-bit) OS, a Processor type Intel...

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  • How to create a Windows 98 bootable USB using IMA file.

    I want to create a bootable USB using IMA file, having Windows 98 boot files. I have created a bootable CD by using this. I have checked this on SATA DVD Writer Drive. It was working fine. It contains this. http://i.imgur.com/eTz1cWX.jpg OR Provide me a bootable ISO, so I can use it with DOS prompt...

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  • Windows 8 error showing.

    While using Windows, an error shows. http://i.imgur.com/VBT2c0i.jpg. A percentage counter has started to restart the system but It doesn't restarts and halts. After restarting manually these error reports have been captured. Kindly help. http://i.imgur.com/jmaT7Am.jpg .dmp files are below....

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  • Block diagrams for Windows OS

    Hello, Does anyone know of a book or training manual that has something like a block diagram that outlines all the parts of the Windows OS from say XP up to 8 and explanations for each part. I am trying to get a wholistic view of the OS's. Thanks. Greg Also I would be grateful for any book titles...

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  • What programs can be built between Windows 8 and Windows Server 2012?

    We're looking for a new machine for C# development and testing but we want to maximize its compatibility with new APIs. This is because we've realized Metro-type applications can't be beat with Windows 7 or Server 2008 so we thought Windows 8 and Server 2012 would do the trick. However, we read...

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  • I’m looking for a list of standard tile colors for Metro Windows 8 apps

    When I was installing Windows 8 on my machine, I noticed the applications have colors from a standard palette (IE, Weather, Store, Messaging, etc). I don't think there's any logical connection between the apps but they're sharing the same color palette. However, when I created a Metro app in Visual...

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  • Communication between a Metro app and desktop app in Windows 8

    This may sound like a confusing question but I'll do my best explaining it. I have a situation where I have the UI frontend built using the Metro style of apps for Windows 8. I'm trying to communicate it with a .NET application running on the desktop (with the same local machine). Is there a way a...

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  • Has anyone ever tried installing SharePoint 2013 on Windows 8 Pro?

    I’m about to make the move but am worried that I may not be going about it correctly. Can I install it directly on Win 8 or should I use Hyper-V to create a VM?

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  • Problems when Installing Visual Studio 2012 on Windows 8

    I’m trying to install Visual Studio 2012 ultimate trial on Windows 8 and I get the following error message: The .Net Framework installed on this machine does not meet the minimum required version: 4.5.50709. When that didn’t work, I tried installing the .net framework version, but then got this...

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  • Can Visual Studio run as an administrator in Windows 8?

    I've always been taught to disable UAC on my machines and after I upgraded to Windows 8, I did just that. However, there actually is no off option (You can only turn off the notifications). This means that nothing is run as an "Administrator" so I have to keep closing and reopening my console and...

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  • VB6 Running on Windows 8?

    Assuming that VB6 does not run on Windows 8 because the VB6 run time libraries are not shipped with Windows 8, would it be possible to install the VB6 run time library on Windows 8 and then run VB6?

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  • Future for WPF and Silverlight in Windows 8

    I know much has been said about this already but when the first announcement for the HTML5/JS Windows 8 GUI, I know many people panicked over the future of WPF and Silverlight. What does everyone think about the future for these different technologies?

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  • Why aren’t my shortcuts working in Microsoft Word 2013?

    I have Windows 8, Office 2013 and a variety of keyboard languages on my laptop. When I set the English keyboard and start Microsoft Word, the shortcuts I have work fine. However, when I change it to other languages, none of the shortcuts work. This isn't a problem in Excel, it's just with Word....

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  • How to deploy a Metro App to the Desktop?

    I am trying to deploy a C# app to my Windows 8 Metro desktop. The deployed files are in the bin folder but when I try to access them I get the following error: This application can only run in the context of an AppContainer. I checked the properties context menu and I searched through both the...

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  • Build-in Windows 8 Apps and WinRT?

    Can non-Metro Windows apps (e.g., Explorer) be built with the new WinRT, or must they still be Win32 based?

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  • How do I create Windows Metro style apps with Java?

    For the most part, I mostly know how to create small desktop applications in Java. However, I'm looking to create Windows Metro style applications using Java. Searching for my answer, I've only seen it being done with C++/C/C#/JavaScript. Is it possible to use Java. If not, what would be the...

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  • How does Windows 8 Runtime compare to Silverlight and WPF?

    Does anyone know if Windows 8 Runtime can be used to create Metro style apps? I know it can be used with XAML and it is based on .NET, so C# and VB.NET can be used to write the apps. With this being the case, does it work with HTML, CSS, DOM, and JavaScript as well?

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  • Why is WinRT unmanaged?

    When Windows 8 introduced WinRT, it was unmanaged. Could someone tell me why that was the case? Was it a performance issue or was it not suitable for lower level APIs?

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