Windows 10 Tutorials
Where to find tutorials on using Windows 10? I want to learn how to use Windows 10 more efficiently. Here is a collection of tutorials on Windows 10 compiled by FYIcenter.com team. Topics include understanding the operating system; available commands and tools; how to perform basic tasks. Introducti... 2019-07-16, 60717👍, 0💬
When Windows 8 Fails to install, where can I find out why
I keep getting told that info is being collected regarding the error, but I don't see it at all. Where can I find out the actual reason why Windows 8 won't install?? Check out the location of setup files for failed installations: This is for Windows 7 but should be the same for Windows 8 Release Pre... 2012-10-10, 2848👍, 0💬
How i can deleet window .old files from my system
I install windows 8 release preview without format my drive so my computer is slow so I want to delete window.old files To delete Windows.old folder follow steps below: 1- Open "Charms Bar" (Start Screen) and type cleanmgr. 2- In left side open cleanmgr.exe and click Ok. 3- now click on Clean up sys... 2012-10-09, 2914👍, 0💬
Need aero on desktop in Windows 8
Microsoft windows 8 will be a big fail if you dont put aero on desktop and metro on tablets I've been running Windows 8 Release Preview Build 8400 for the last week on my laptop (Dont want to ruin my main PC) with Aero currently enabled. Occasionally Aero will drop out and the windows will display w... 2012-10-09, 2627👍, 0💬
Use Mouse back button in metro apps
it would be nice if you could use the mouse back button in Metro apps like the Windows store. This would make the navigation with the mouse much faster compared to clicking on the back button. It is a great feature in the browser - why not use it in apps. This is something Microsoft actively conside... 2012-10-08, 3018👍, 0💬
Now when I try to activate Win8, I get the following error: Error Code: 0x8007007B
installed my Win8 RP using USB as a second OS on my PC. The original OS is Win7, on volume C and the Win8 lies on volume D. Now when I try to activate Win8, I get the following error: Error Code: 0x8007007B The filename, directory name, or volume label syntax is incorrect. Is that because I installe... 2012-10-08, 4730👍, 0💬
When setting up Microsoft Account (MSN) get error (0x194) on Windows 8
When attempting to set up my @MSN.com (Microsoft Account) email address through the Windows 8 PC settings, I'm greeted with the error "0x194." Any workarounds? Anyone else facing the issue? I'm going to try to reach out to @MicrosoftHelps, tomorrow. Perhaps, they'll provide some assistance. Also, no... 2012-10-05, 3419👍, 0💬
If 64 bit frees up 5 percent of Memory Usage on a low spec notebook, should it then be used over 32 bit?
I have a Dell 11z notebook that runs both Windows 8 Release Preview 32 bit and 64 bit. Originally it was a 2 GB 32 bit Vista, but I upgraded to 4 GB 64 bit Windows 7 without issue for the last 2 1/2 years. The notebook has Intel Celeron 743 @ 1.30 GHz which supports 64 bit architecture. In Windows 8... 2012-10-05, 2873👍, 0💬
Can't sign in to my online banking. My computer gets stuck in verification mode.
Signing in on my computer that doesn't run 8 works just fine. So must be windows eight that is causing the problem. It is not Windows 8 specifically but IE10. Websites are very specific with their website coding to only authorize specific browsers. IE10, which is included with Windows 8, is not on t... 2012-10-04, 6334👍, 0💬
How do i log out of skydrive in Photos
just wondering how i log off skydrive in photos as logged in on another user account and can't log out. Once logged in using your Windows Live account, you will be always connected to SkyDrive like the other apps which use the Windows Live account and you won't be able to logout from the SkyDrive in... 2012-10-04, 3070👍, 0💬
When Windows 8 Fails to install, where can I find out why?
I keep getting told that info is being collected regarding the error, but I don't see it at all. Where can I find out the actual reason why Windows 8 won't install? Check out the location of setup files for failed installations: This is for Windows 7 but should be the same for Windows 8 Release Prev... 2012-10-02, 2917👍, 0💬
Will windows 8 run proper programs or just apps
I use windows 7for both business and personal. As well as word processing, database and business administration software, I also do a lot of photo and video editing. Will windows 8 run proper grown up programs or just ipad/andriod style apps. I just wanted to add information regarding Windows on Arm... 2012-10-02, 2588👍, 0💬
Is Windows 8 RTM really been leaked out in the Internet??
Happen to read news from various technet sites and blogs, claiming that Microsofts Windows 8 RTM just a day from release has been leaked out in the internet, ready for download in sites. Is it true??just curious and confuse too... Well first, we wont be able to confirm or deny such things. As per th... 2012-10-01, 2417👍, 0💬
How do I uninstall 3rd party programs?
I have install a 3rd party programme and it is of no used to me now. can some one teach me how to unintall this 3rd party programme.. Start Screen. Right click select All Apps. Select Control Panel. There under Programs select Uninstall a program. There select your program and click uninstall. 2012-10-01, 2825👍, 0💬
Is Windows 8 RTM really been leaked out in the Internet?
Happen to read news from various technet sites and blogs, claiming that Microsofts Windows 8 RTM just a day from release has been leaked out in the internet, ready for download in sites. Is it true??just curious and confuse too..... Well first, we wont be able to confirm or deny such things. As per ... 2012-09-28, 2347👍, 0💬
Quick Heal AntiVirus isn't compatible with Windows 8
I am having Quick Heal AntiVirus 2012 and was using it until I installed Windows 8 Consumer Preview. Before installing Windows 8 , it checks the compatibility of the softwares I am having, and says that "Quick Heal Anti Virus isn't compatible with Windows 8, you need to uninstall it". Windows 8 has ... 2012-09-28, 4049👍, 0💬
Bing maps shows distance in Km only and not Miles
I used Bing Maps to give me the directions from one location to another and it only shows the distance in Kilometres and not miles . How Do I change the settings to display miles? 1.Search on: "Change the way measurements are displayed". 2.Click on "Additional Settings" 3.Look for "Measurement Syste... 2012-09-27, 7885👍, 0💬
What Product Key must I use for Windows 8 Preview during setup
After downloading an ISO and creating a boot device the setup of Windows 8 Release Preview starts. During the initial setup it keeps asking for a Product Key I found this answer already on the Forum, You can use the following product key to activate the Windows 8 Release Preview: >Product Key: TK8TP... 2012-09-27, 4482👍, 0💬
How do I uninstall 3rd party programs?
I have install a 3rd party programme and it is of no used to me now. can some one teach me how to unintall this 3rd party programme. Start Screen. Right click select All Apps. Select Control Panel. There under Programs select Uninstall a program. There select your program and click uninstall. 2012-09-26, 2433👍, 0💬
People app connecting to facebook issue
Windows 8 issue on the people app. When I try to connect to facebook or twitter so far I get the following error. -There seems to be some trouble connecting this service to Windows Live right now. Please try again later.- I've tried numerous times with no luck please help me with this. 1. Have you l... 2012-09-26, 2586👍, 0💬
Does family safety work in internet explorer 10?
Does Windows Live Family Safety work in Internet Explorer 10 Metro? Windows Live Family Safety is fully supported in Internet Explorer 10 in Windows 8 Release Preview Build 8400. It is possible that you are encountering some issues because you are using the consumer preview of Windows 8. You can alr... 2012-09-25, 3594👍, 0💬
Windows 8 release preview has corrupted booting
I have windows 7 64 bit Home premium version installed on my Laptop. I wanted to try out the Windows 8 release preview. I also do not want to lose windows 7. So i have followed the following steps: 1.Created a Partition on the Hard disk by shrinking the volume of existing partition. 2.Downloaded the... 2012-09-21, 2758👍, 0💬
How to make an internet link a tile?
How to make an internet link a Windows 8 tile? For my students I want to keep it simple and have some IE links as tiles. Within the 8UI version of IE open the page you want and then just Pin that to the Start Menu. 2012-09-20, 2986👍, 0💬
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What is the startup program "Alps Pointing Device Driver - Apoint.exe" on my Windows 8 computer? Can...
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