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Access Forbidden Files - I was checking things out on my computer and discovered the "Folder and search options" under the "Organize" drop-down menu in windows explorer. It was then when I finally found how to view all the invisible files like the Cookies dir, or desktop.ini. I wanted to open the Cookies dir and look at the files contained in it, but it when I double clicked the folder it said "You have been denied permission to access this folder". I opened the "Security" tab under the folder s properties, and granted myself full control and ownership, but still couldn t access it. The one thing under permissions I could not grant to myself was "Special Permissions". I think to access the directory, I need the special permissions. If this is true, then my question is: how do grant myself special permissions? Else, my question is: How do I access forbidden files?
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Composing email draft problem - Hi: I am in Windows Live Mail and am trying to write a draft. Don t know what is happening but I get just so far and cannot write anymore. Is there a limit being set somewhere to limit the number of characters composing a draft message? Anyone have an answer please?
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Windows Firewall rules for NOD32 Antivirus to can update - Hi, Does anyone know please what rules should be created in Windows Firewall in order for NOD32 Antivirus to update, considering that intentionally, manually all outbound traffic is blocked, and all the rules should be created manually. Thank you.
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Are gaming consoles really worth it ? - Hey guys, We once again have the same old much debated question, but hear me out once.... So, my first question is: What exactly is the difference between a PC with a controller connected, and a rather large HD Display, and a console, lets say, the PS4 on a similarly good display. What difference does it make? (And moreover, your dad tells you to note a phone number, and you open up notepad to take it down on the PC, while on the console, you got to go hunting for some writing material....) This is the most basic yet complicated question that s troubling me...All I m saying is what s the difference between a PC with a controller and a HD display, and a console with a same controller and a same HD display? By now, this is clearly evident that the PC is more versatile because it basically has everything a console has, and also much more to it, which a console DOESN T have. Still people go arguing about consoles being better. My next question: What s a console tenure? I mean, the PS4 jus
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Win Server 2012 Keyboard Layout Loginscreen - Hi there, I need the posibillity to choose multible keyboard layouts, like qwerz/qwerty, on the loginscreen, because we have user with differend layouts on her PCs. I ve two languages installed an the switch from german to eng works fine on the desktop, but not an login. Is there a solution? Thanks Frank
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All of my USB ports have stopped working. - Recently, my USB ports stopped working entirely. They don t recognize my USB mouse or printer as well as any other USB connector I ve tried. I ve been scouring the internet looking for solutions and every time they don t fix the problem. I am restricted to using the touchpad. I would be open to anything that could help and I REALLY don t want to take it in to get fixed for a price that would cost more then to get a new computer. Please help.
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PRP Files? - I have a little USB mp3 player that I wanted to experiment with, so I copied the hidden files that operate it to my desktop then ejected it. I wanted to view the code operating it, find out what programming language it used, and possibly modify it. It s files were of type PRP, which I have never seen or heard of before. I can t view them with notepad. Is there a program that can view and/or edit/decompile PRP files?
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How to fix a corrupt rar file? - Hey, I downloaded a rar file which turns out is corrupt near the end, is there a tool to fix it? Just its a 2.5GB file which i dont realy want to wait for it to download again lol cheers EDIT: sorry its a tar file which contains rar files
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WiFi fast download but slow streaming/buffering - My WiFi has fast download (750 bps) but slow streaming/buffering. YouTube videos and other sites content can only (sometimes) be played at 720p. 720p60 is impossible. NetFlix works okay, after stuttering several times when beginning a show. I have AT&T Elite. My main computer is directly connected via Ethernet and is very fast. My laptop (ASUS Eslate) is about 6 years old and has built-in WiFi. It is connected to my TV video, about 75 feet from the Router. When I have downloaded software, it runs fast enough. But when I try to stream videos, it pauses to buffer (I guess) every 5 seconds. My Speedtest figures are: 7.65 Mbps - Upload is 1.47 Mbps. I have downloaded the latest video drivers but that has not helped. I have thought about getting a repeater, but since I am relatively close, I doubt that would help. Any ideas or guidance? Thanks!
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Windows works word processor - I have a large folder of .doc files made thru Word. Windows Works error message appears when I try to open these .doc files. The message says works cannot open file.which may be in use by another app. I dont wish to use Works. How do I get rid of this app so that I can access my .doc files
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When's The Best Time To Get A Monitor - Hi, I m thinking about getting a 27 inch 1080p(1440p better) monitor. From Samsung, Dell, or ViewSonic. I d like to get a latest released monitor if possible. So, when s "the best time" to make a purchase? Thanks. Ed
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windows xp reinstall - Hi, I am attempting to reinstall windows xp home on my mom’s Dell 740 optiplex computer with the Dell reinstallation CD that came when unit was purchased. All her files were copied to a flash drive & no need to recover data. Have done this in past without any problems but this time I can’t seem to get beyond the boot menu. When I boot from CD/DVD/CD-RW Drive the screen goes dark and must restart and then access the boot menu with F12 or F2 for the setup menu. Have some screen shots attached if any help.View attachment 33974 View attachment 33975 View attachment 33976 Thanks, Ken
Hi, I am attempting to reinstall windows xp home on my mom’s Dell 740 optiplex computer with the Dell reinstallation CD that came when unit was...
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