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, 75635👍, 0💬
MacBook Pro feezing/hard lock at random intervals - behavior in RP same as CP
I've been pleased with Windows 8 with one serious exception. On my MacBook Pro (mid-2009), the system will freeze up at seemingly random times. Nothing is written to the system logs and there is no STOP error to look at. I am very concerned that there is a hardware fault in the entire line of MacBoo... 2012-08-09, 3600👍, 0💬
How do I add an email account in RP's mail app? The button is not there as in CP!
In CP, there is an "account" button at the bottom left corner but in RP, I simply can't find any such button to do the magic... For those of you experiencing issues with adding accounts because the bar closes right after being opened, could you check if you have enabled Caret browsing in accessibili... 2012-08-09, 3154👍, 0💬
Will windows 8 have an option to choose between metro-style layout and windows default layout?
Hello Microsoft and Microsoft forum users. My question is: Will windows 8 have the option to choose between metro-style layout and windows default layout? Although this is very important. I know that the Microsoft Windows head-designers want to improve the way windows works. Yes we the users underst... 2012-08-08, 3567👍, 0💬
Secure Boot Violation after installing Windows 8 Release Preview on Samsung 'Developer' slate
I just installed the Windows 8 Release Preview on the Samsung slate that we attendees got at the MIX last year. After installing I get a 'MS-DOS'-type error message +---- Secure Boot Violation ----+ Invalid signature detected. If this error persists, seek technicall assistance. I've tried hitting F5... 2012-08-08, 15304👍, 0💬
When I try to log off i get error "no disk in drive x:/ with X being a particular drive"
When I try to log off i get error "no disk in drive x:/ with X being a particular drive" Try removing any external device connected to the computer and check. Follow these methods: Method 1:Follow these steps: Step 1: Boot the computer in Safe mode and check if the issue persists. Follow these steps... 2012-08-07, 3120👍, 0💬
Booting from Windows 8 Release Preview DVD - error code 0x0000005D
Booting from Windows 8 Release Preview DVD - error code 0x0000005D To install Windows 8 Release Preview on your PC, the processor (CPU) must support the following features: Physical Address Extension (PAE), NX, and SSE2. Most CPUs have support for these features, so if you receive this error, it is ... 2012-08-07, 3868👍, 0💬
Using Windows 8 Mail - Is it possible to use my regular IP email account with the Metro style Mail app?
Using Windows 8 Mail - Is it possible to use my regular IP email account with the Metro style Mail app? 1. Which IP email account are you referring to? 2. Are you using Microsoft account or Local account to login to Windows 8? If you are using Microsoft account, then the computer will automatically ... 2012-08-06, 3235👍, 0💬
where is the media center in win8 build 8400
where is the media center in win8 build 8400 Windows Media Center is not preinstalled in Windows 8 Release Preview. If you want to use Windows Media Center, you need to add it by following these steps: 1. Swipe in from the right edge of the screen, and then tap Search. (If you're using a mouse, poin... 2012-08-06, 3125👍, 0💬
Can't login with a Long Password (> 16 characters)
I changed my local account to a Microsoft account. When I did this, was necessary my password, fine, I've typed it and everything worked ok, but when I tried to login again on windows 8, the system awlays say that my password is incorrect. Could anyone tell me what's happening? by chance is your pas... 2012-08-03, 3349👍, 0💬
How do I reconfigure accounts after changing my Microsoft account?
I changed the email address for my Microsoft account. Now, I canít see mail, calendars, or contacts that I had set up. How do I get to my data? If you changed your connected Microsoft account through PC settings on your Windows 8 PC, you'll need to configure your mail accounts again. * Open the Mail... 2012-08-03, 3339👍, 0💬
How do I install the latest drivers for Windows 8
How do I install the latest drivers for Windows 8 Microsoft will periodically release updated drivers for numerous hardware devices via Windows Update for Windows 8 Consumer Preview. Please check Windows Update regularly to make sure that you have downloaded and installed all of the latest updates, ... 2012-08-02, 3391👍, 0💬
Flash ActiveX, content is not repainted in Windows 8
The defect is the following. The screen is not repainted when animation is played inside Flash. That is Flash Player ActiveX keeps displaying still picture. When the Window is resized - the screen is propertly updated. With the 32 bit apps on 64 bit Windows 8 Release Preview, the SWF will load and t... 2012-08-02, 3444👍, 0💬
Can I add a mail account using POP or IMAP?
Can I add a mail account using POP or IMAP? The Mail preview currently supports e-mail services that use Exchange ActiveSync (EAS) including Hotmail and Gmail. There's currently no support built in for POP or IMAP. 2012-08-01, 2861👍, 0💬
Connect to a wireless network
Connect to a wireless network If youíre having trouble connecting to your wireless network, first try updating the driver for your wireless device. See the Locating drivers thread for instructions about finding drivers. Make sure your wireless router is properly set up. See these instructions about ... 2012-07-31, 2965👍, 0💬
Why donít I see all my mail in my inbox when I sync?
When I sync my mail, I donít see all the messages that I see on the web service. How many days of mail are synced each time In Windows 8 Consumer Preview, the Mail app downloads all messages from the last two weeks for each account. Currently, you can't change the sync timeframe through Account Sett... 2012-07-31, 3163👍, 0💬
Error when installing Windows 8 Release Preview: ďYour PCís CPU isnít compatible with Windows 8.Ē
Whenever I try to install Windows 8 Release Preview, I get the following error: Your PCís CPU isnít compatible with Windows 8 To install Windows 8 Release Candidate on your PC, the processor (CPU) must support the following features: Physical Address Extension (PAE), NX, and SSE2. Most CPUs have sup... 2012-07-30, 3438👍, 0💬
What happened to the Start icon on the desktop in Windows 8 Consumer Preview?
Iíve installed the Windows 8 Consumer Preview, and the Start icon in the bottom left corner of the desktop is missing. Where did it go and how do I get back? The desktop has been redesigned since the Windows 8 Developer Preview. The Start button weíve become familiar with has been moved from the tas... 2012-07-30, 3323👍, 0💬
I have no sound in Windows 8 Consumer Preview. How do I fix this?
I have no sound in Windows 8 Consumer Preview. How do I fix this? If you are getting error 1297 when starting the Audio service, try the following: -On the Start page, type services.msc. -Go to Windows Audio. -Under the Log on Tab, make sure This account - Local Service is selected. -Now go to Contr... 2012-07-27, 2716👍, 0💬
How do I search the Windows 8 Store?
I visited the Windows Store in Windows 8 Release Preview but itís difficult to navigate. Is there a better way to navigate the store? To navigate the Windows 8 Store, click the Store tile on the Start screen and then press Windows logo key+ Q or touch swipe from the right edge to open charms, then u... 2012-07-27, 3515👍, 0💬
Iím having trouble with my Microsoft account. How do I fix it?
Iím having trouble with my Microsoft account. How do I fix it? A number of known issues can prevent Microsoft accounts or synced settings from working properly in Windows 8. We have developed a troubleshooter to address some of these issues. If youíre still experiencing a problem after running the t... 2012-07-26, 2938👍, 0💬
Can I use Microsoft Security Essentials with Windows 8 Release Preview?
Can I use Microsoft Security Essentials with Windows 8 Release Preview? No. You do not need to install Microsoft Security Essentials and it will not work with Windows 8. Microsoft will continue to provide and improve Microsoft Security Essentials for Windows 7, Windows Vista, and Windows XP. If you ... 2012-07-26, 2775👍, 0💬
How do I keep Windows 8 Release Preview secure from malware?
Will I need to install antivirus software on Windows 8 Release Preview? Iím currently using Microsoft Security Essentials for Windows 7, but I donít see a download option for Windows 8. Are there any antivirus apps compatible with Windows 8? If youíve used Security Essentials in the past, Windows D... 2012-07-25, 2764👍, 0💬
Will I be able to upgrade from Windows 8 Consumer Preview to Windows 8 Release Preview?
There doesnít appear to be an option to keep my files, settings, or apps when I upgrade from Windows 8 Consumer Preview to Windows 8 Release Preview. How can I retain these files when I install Windows 8 Release Preview? If you install Windows 8 Release Preview using the Setup program, you will only... 2012-07-25, 3127👍, 0💬
Can I use Microsoft Security Essentials with Windows 8 Release Preview?
Can I use Microsoft Security Essentials with Windows 8 Release Preview? No. You do not need to install Microsoft Security Essentials and it will not work with Windows 8. Microsoft will continue to provide and improve Microsoft Security Essentials for Windows 7, Windows Vista, and Windows XP. If you ... 2012-07-24, 3432👍, 0💬
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