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A desktop computer is a personal computer designed for use at a single location due to its size and power requirements, usually by one person. The most common configuration has a case that houses the power supply, motherboard, disk storage (usually one or more hard disk drives and optical disc drives); a keyboard and mouse for input; and computer monitor and printer for output. The case may be oriented horizontally and placed atop a desk or vertically and placed underneath or beside a desk.

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Using Win 10...
I have never setup One Drive before...should be simple....Reading around the inet I have come up with several ways to do things...
One of them is to go into the Library...Documents (for example)...Properties and change the location from the C:\%username% to C:\%username%\One Drive...so my thinking is that anything you put in Documents on the desktop will automatically get copied to One Drive...

I did that and my Documents folder in the library disappeared...

So...how can I get  the Documents folder back...If I create a new folder...Documents...the property to change the location
is not there...so that is an incomplete solution...
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Free Tool: Port Scanner

Check which ports are open to the outside world. Helps make sure that your firewall rules are working as intended.

One of a set of tools we are providing to everyone as a way of saying thank you for being a part of the community.

desktop alerts do not show up on my desktop as they used to. Please help
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We've used Brother Control Center 4 for a long time now. All of our users have a desktop icon for it and use it for scanning. We just upgraded a few PC's and now they have the latest version of Control Center 4. It works the same as the older version except we can't create a desktop icon to launch it. (There's no shortcut to it in the Start Menu either.)

We can launch it in a couple steps via the system tray or Brother Utilities but we'd love to have the convenient one-step launch of a desktop icon.

We have several other computers here with an older version of CC4 and we've tried replicating their desktop icons (accounting for any changes in folder structure) but it doesn't work.

Can you advise us on how to create a desktop icon for it?
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How can i solve this problem?
At work it is all perfectly. At home I can't log in. It seems allright, but in stead of my workspace, I get a black screen en after a while the Error in the quenstion.

I have updated tot VMWare 4.7. My laptop has windows 10 home edition. The virtual location of my work is Windows 7 enterprice.

How can I log in the workspace?

Thanks for your answer.

Greets,
Paula
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I used this question in the past to solve a Remote Desktop problem:

https://www.experts-exchange.com/questions/28696775/Remote-Desktop-Connection-problem-The-connection-was-denied-because-the-user-account-is-not-authorized-for-remote-login.html

However today I have a problem that is not resolving.  A user needs to remote onto her desktop and I keep seeing this:

Login failed. (4320)
 Try using Administrator credentials or ensure you have User Access Control permissions.

what should I look at? Her machine is Win7Pro and the domain server is an SBS 2008.
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Dear Guys
I am planning to change my computer to another I want to be able to save all my document in desktop and other files in other location but I want to save it like a zip file is it possible. My OS is win7
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Experts out there,
I am trying to run the speculationcontrol script at my desktop and  getting the following error.
I downloaded from Microsoft site and saved it in ADV180002.
I ran all those commands one at a time


PS C:\adv180002\SpeculationControl> Import-Module .\SpeculationControl.psd1
Import-Module : The 'C:\adv180002\SpeculationControl\SpeculationControl\SpeculationControl.psd1' module cannot be impor
ted because its manifest contains one or more members that are not valid. The valid manifest members are ('ModuleToProc
ess', 'NestedModules', 'GUID', 'Author', 'CompanyName', 'Copyright', 'ModuleVersion', 'Description', 'PowerShellVersion
', 'PowerShellHostName', 'PowerShellHostVersion', 'CLRVersion', 'DotNetFrameworkVersion', 'ProcessorArchitecture', 'Req
uiredModules', 'TypesToProcess', 'FormatsToProcess', 'ScriptsToProcess', 'PrivateData', 'RequiredAssemblies', 'ModuleLi
st', 'FileList', 'FunctionsToExport', 'VariablesToExport', 'AliasesToExport', 'CmdletsToExport'). Remove the members th
at are not valid ('RootModule'), then try to import the module again.
At line:1 char:14
+ Import-Module <<<<  .\SpeculationControl
    + CategoryInfo          : InvalidData: (C:\adv180002\Sp...ionControl.psd1:String) [Import-Module], InvalidOperatio
   nException
    + FullyQualifiedErrorId : Modules_InvalidManifestMember,Microsoft.PowerShell.Commands.ImportModuleCommand
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got roaming profiles configured with the profile path in AD for each user account.
works fine for all users except 1. if user deletes a files from desktop. it reappears after restart.  i posted same question here before. got some great help from you guys and re created the profile . it seemed to be fixed but not completely.

now the problem is , if i delete a file and logoff and logon. its working fine.
if i delete file and restart without logging off, its re appearing ! any help ? sorry guys to post similar questions . guess restarting not syncing with server, while logoff syncs perfectly.
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windows7
desktop computer

If the time is not right then I get ssl warnings with every browser
No connection to google earth pro

I try in ie, firefox, chrome

experts-exchange looks different

does not matter for me if time is correct
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I had this question after viewing Increase performance of google earth pro.

Using same wifi
Why is google earth so much quicker on windows7 desktop than windows10 laptop
Specifically street view is so quick it is like I am walking outside. Hardly any blurry moments.


Is there a super computer where google earth is quickest
Is video card responsible?
If I spent $100k would I get an experience that is so optimal that street view would be same as driving in same area?
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What does it mean to be "Always On"?
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What does it mean to be "Always On"?

Is your cloud always on? With an Always On cloud you won't have to worry about downtime for maintenance or software application code updates, ensuring that your bottom line isn't affected.

Ok I currently have my desktop background searching through my whole pictures folder of thousands of pictures and folders.

(found on Reddit)
1- In Windows Explorer, head to the folder that contains all your other picture folders.
2- Do a search for type:image
3- Select all, right-click, set as background.

Now I want to see the path to the picture on the screen.    IE  C:\pictures\folder755\subfolder2\image.jpg

Looking for either a way to accomplish this or a new program which will do the same.

Thank you,

Sean
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usb 2 devices
do not work on usb 3 port


windows 7 desktop
custom made computer
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One of my desktops (Desktop A) is showing the following error:

The Kerberos client received a KRB_AP_ERR_MODIFIED error from the server (Desktop B)$. The target name used was cifs/(Desktop C). This indicates that the target server failed to decrypt the ticket provided by the client. This can occur when the target server principal name (SPN) is registered on an account other than the account the target service is using. Ensure that the target SPN is only registered on the account used by the server. This error can also happen if the target service account password is different than what is configured on the Kerberos Key Distribution Center for that target service. Ensure that the service on the server and the KDC are both configured to use the same password. If the server name is not fully qualified, and the target domain (DOMAIN.COM) is different from the client domain (DOMAIN.COM), check if there are identically named server accounts in these two domains, or use the fully-qualified name to identify the server.

None of the involved machine names are AD servers, they're all workstations running wither Windows 7 or Windows 10.
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I have a user that has a 2010 Access database that when he double clicks the database from the folder location or a shortcut on the desktop it opens just fine. If he adds that file or shortcut to his quick launch toolbar in Win 7 pro it opens the Access program and he has to select the database instead of opening the database?
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Hi I have a RDS server and this morning star showed me this message

Remote Desktop Services has taken too long to load the user configuration from server

any idea how fix it?
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If i were after a laptop, my question would be answerable in one word: 'Thinkpad'

But what i'm looking for my client is a small netbook with say a 10 inch screen that is light and as powerful as possible that can be picked up cheaply as a used item. I used to be pretty happy with Sony Vaio netbooks with Atom processors, even ones with 1GB of RAM. But i don't think even double that is realistic these days, web pages being as bloated as they are. This would be for general use, with a Debian Linux ( probably Mate) desktop. I'd probably be using ebay.co.uk but am willing to look at new options as well as used. Any good recommendations?
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Trying to upgrade to Mac OS Sierra from El Capitan.

Start the install by copying file to local desktop, double clicking the file and install starts fine.
After the first install wizard starts, and all ready to restart, mac then just hangs with blank screen with mountain backdrop and no menu bar and wont restart, even if left overnight.

Have tried several times to install.
Tried running first aid several times to check disk, this runs ok and then you click on done, restart the mac and try the install again but no joy.
Tried enabling 'root' user but install doesn't even start.
Tried deleting files in '/library/launchagents' and '/librarylaunchdaemons'

Can anyone shed any light on this issue of a way to install sierra please?.

Many thanks for your time and input.
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How can i check a windows computer to see a list of all remote desktop sessions by users, when they last logged on, how long they logged on for?
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I have a desktop computer running an AMD A8-5600K CPU and it is frequently showing a black blank screen at boot up. I can boot the PC from power on but I do not see any BIOS / UEFI messages. (I can't enter BIOS or UEFI screens either.) Occasionally the first thing to come up on the screen is the windows load screen, but 9 times out of time NOTHING EVER comes up on the screen!  I know the PC is starting up and loading windows because once it's up I can remote into it using Teamviewer (and then I discover it seems to be locked into a screen resolution of 640 x 480 !!).
I have tried new cables, VGA, and DVI to two different screens - none of them work. (But I know the cables and screens work with other PCs.)  I updated the Windows 10 drivers for the Radeon HD APU (which made no difference and separately I tried it with an nVidia graphics card but none of these actions made any difference.  I don't really think this is a Windows problem because even with hard disks disconnected and after removing and replacing the motherboard CMOS battery I still get no BIOS/ UEFI screens or messages. On the one time in 10 that it did work it worked perfectly at usual 1920 x 1080 resolution. I was able to restart it from there and it came back OK but after a shutdown it was back to blank screen . Exasperated !
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Free Tool: Subnet Calculator
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Free Tool: Subnet Calculator

The subnet calculator helps you design networks by taking an IP address and network mask and returning information such as network, broadcast address, and host range.

One of a set of tools we're offering as a way of saying thank you for being a part of the community.

Hi,

I am planning to upgrade to Ryzen and wanted to have a low cost but reliable motherboard brand like ASUS.

My requirement is I need to connect five 3.5 inch desktop SATA hard drives and one Internal SATA Blu Ray Writer.

Does AM4 ASUS PRIME B350-PLUS Motherboard support six 6 gbps/sec SATA devices?

Please reply asap whether I can connect five SATA desktop hard disks and one SATA blu ray DVD writer using the AM4 ASUS PRIME B350-PLUS Motherboard?

Thanks for your support.

Warm Regards,
Mr. Sriram. K
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I have recently installed two Remote Desktop Servers on our network and installed our ERP software on both these servers. The ERP program connects to a 2012 SQL server. When looking at event logs on both servers I find Microsoft-Windows-Security-Kerberos errors. Below is the error. How do I fix this? I have read some articles on this issue but don't understand how to correct.

A Kerberos error message was received:
 on logon session
 Client Time:
 Server Time: 5:0:5.0000 1/8/2018 Z
 Error Code: 0x7  KDC_ERR_S_PRINCIPAL_UNKNOWN
 Extended Error: 0xc0000035 KLIN(0)
 Client Realm:
 Client Name:
 Server Realm: SHAMROCK.COM
 Server Name: MSSQLSvc/SQLSERVER.DomainName.com:1433
 Target Name: MSSQLSvc/SQLSERVER.DomainName.com:1433@DomainNameK.COM
 Error Text:
 File: 9
 Line: 1396
 Error Data is in record data.
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Today, multiple Windows 10 Pro 1709 computers were hit with a strange set of problems:
At first, it was noticed because some apps wouldn't work right and printing was a problem as well.
But, now it seems that there are some common issues:

From the WIndows 10 Desktop Start Button:
- Task manager will open
- Search won't open
- Settings won't open
- File Explorer won't open
- Search won't open
- RUN will open

Task Bar
- Right click on icons does nothing.
- Task Bar Left click on icons opens app

Windows Credentials can only be opened via the command line
Desktop Personalize won't open.
Cortana icon is nonresponsive.
Control Panel can be opened from a control panel icon but not from a command line.  If there's no icon set up then it won't run.
Some applications won't run.
CMD and PowerShell will run.
Control Panel can be opened from a control panel icon but not from a command line.  If there's no icon set up then it won't run.
Some applications won't run and often this is the result:Starting control panel from PS / CMDIt doesn't seem to matter which User profile is being used - the situation seems constant.

We use Windows Defender and Malwarebytes.  
I've added scans with HitManPro.
There's no indication of parasites.

I rather suspect recent Windows Updates but, without Settings, it's hard to check.  I can run PS>Get-WindowsUpdateLog and see a cryptic list.  The damaged computers had 5 or 6 updates today but so did some that aren't damaged.  
We have turned …
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I have recently installed two new Remote Desktop Servers in my environment and they are both running Windows 2012 R2. On my network I have folder redirection setup to copy My documents and other settings to a home folder. This works fine however I would like to disable this function when the user is logged onto the Remote Desktop Server. How can I do this? I assume through GPO but where.
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have a client who has a windows 2012 server running Remote Desktop Services.... Their only DC crashed with no solid backup for restoration. They created a new domain, joined the 2012 RDS to the new domain. Of course the RDS would not work. Removed RDS, then re-added the roles. They were able to get the licensing to work all services are running... However, they cannot Remote into this server from ANY computer in the network. When they try, they put in their login credentials, the certificate warning comes up, they click yes to proceed to connect and then receive the message "this computer can't connect to the remote computer. I have tried from a windows 7, Windows 10, Server 2016 and Server 2003 machine. I have tried using a user with remote desktop privileges, tried with a domain admin... Same result. I suspect it is because there are remnants of the OLD (non-existent) domain.... I did a search of the registry and found many instances of the old machine name (rds.olddomain.local) as well as new machine name (rds.newdomain.local). I have tried to reset the RDP listener.

HELP!
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I have been unsuccessful in get a domain account logged into CentOS 7.4.  I am trying to install the Citrix VDA for VDI desktop access but cannot get logged in to continue.

-Installed Winbind and configured it and PAM
-I have verified join was successful by running net ads testjoin
-realm list shows  FQDN for domain-name and all-caps FQDN for realm name
-login format is domain\%U
-wbinfo -u shows all domain users successfully

When I try to SSH into localhost, it fails with domain accounts, saying "permission denied"

Logging in through GNOME with syntax DOMAIN\\user fails with Sorry, that didnt work.  Please try again.

Been stuck on this for over a week.  Thanks.
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A desktop computer is a personal computer designed for use at a single location due to its size and power requirements, usually by one person. The most common configuration has a case that houses the power supply, motherboard, disk storage (usually one or more hard disk drives and optical disc drives); a keyboard and mouse for input; and computer monitor and printer for output. The case may be oriented horizontally and placed atop a desk or vertically and placed underneath or beside a desk.