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Outlook Data Files Can't Access Advanced Tab

This is an issue that I came across while trying find a solution to another problem. I am posting it …

Windows 7 Sysprep

I've spent numerous hours getting the sysprep right for Windows 7 images for my organization. I'll …

If you forgot that the WWDC was today, then here is a link …

If you forgot that the WWDC was today, then here is a link to the live feed for Apple. See you …
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How to automate file transfer?


How can you automate the transfer of files from one Windows server to another without purchasing 3rd

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I ordered gig speed from comcast, but cant get the pc to run it.  Router and Modem are both gig and comcast tested with their XMT and speed is gig from the modem.

I ordered gig speed from comcast, but cant get the pc to run it.  Router and Modem are both gig and …
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Mariadb. What's best cores/threads or memory?


NOTE: When I posted this question, I didn't realize that what I was asking wasn't all that clear. I

PaperPort Splash Screen

How to fix: PaperPort shows the splash screen then immediately closes - cannot run PaperPort

Sometimes PaperPort will not even open. It displays the splash screen (above) and exits, or it may show an "Application Crash" dialog before exiting. There are many reasons for this, but a recent cause that has reached epidemic levels is due to an issue with Firefox. This article offers a solution.
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How do I connect my Linux Desktop to my Linux server

I want to map a drive from the server to the desktop.   How do I connect the two together?
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Windows 10 needs printer driver updates


Users (and admins) are seeing a 'needs new driver' warning within control panel - printers.  They

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struggling to install windows

I put it a ssd hard drive in a laptop and I'm trying to install windows on it which I have on a …
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How do I trace email to configure postfix?

I am trying to set up an email server and I am having some issues. Postfix seems to be configured …

PaperPort 14 - Free Upgrade to Version 14.5

I. Introduction

In a previous article (now deprecated), I discussed how to upgrade — at no cost …
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Script to send email not working.

Hi Experts,
I have the attached script that is supposed to send an email if no new files are being …
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Remove IE 11 and Edge legacy

I would like to know to uninstall/remove MS Edge Legacy and IE 11 since they are no longer supported …
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URGENT *** Outlook is Closing ***

i need help regarding this chronic and very annoying issue that I have been dealing with for almost …
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Some web pages are garbled until I hit F5

MSI WS65 9TK  laptop I9-9880H CPU
Intel UHD Graphics 630, NVIDIA Quadro RTX 3000
Windows 10 Pro
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Windows 10 DISM - risks?

Hey there

I have a couple of win 10machines here and there that fail on sfc /scannow.
I did a Dism …
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non-domain system, non-admin users not allowed to login

I have a Windows 10 standalone, unnetworked system, being set up for US Govt classified, has been …
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Changing Windows Server 2019 boot drive from single HD to RAID1

We have a Windows Server 2019 with only a File Server role.
The OS drive is a single HD and, with a …

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