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  1. Andy

    How to fix this app has been blocked for your protection in Windows 10

    Illustration when an app is blocked. If for any reason your app (e.g. MYOB or anything) is blocked with similar box illustrated above, here's the quick fix: Go to Windows Registry Editor (regedit.exe) Registry Path...
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    Script to clear printer spooler on Windows

    Here's the simple script to clear printer spooler on Windows: net stop spooler del %systemroot%\System32\spool\printers\* /Q /F /S net start spooler Copy all of the three commands above and save to a .bat file and run it whenever needed 😉 Works with the Windows 10 & Server OS 👍 Let me know...
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    Access Ubuntu Linux using Remote Desktop Connection

    In this brief tutorial, I’m going to show you how to use Windows’ own remote desktop connection protocol to connect to Ubuntu Linux 16.04 / 17.10 and 18.04 / 18.10 desktops using Xrdp. Xrdp is an open-source remote desktop protocol server which uses RDP to present a GUI to the client. It...
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    Clone from Larger HDD to Smaller SSD

    In this post we will learn how to clone Windows from Larger Disk to Smaller Disk, in most cases we do this when we want to do HDD to SSD Upgrade, the hard disk drive usually has a larger size than our solid-state drive. We need to make sure that our C drive will fit into our SSD drive. Click...
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    Prevent Windows from Automatically doing Updates

    Don’t like your Windows performs automatically download, install updates and restart by itself? Click Start and type in: ‘gpedit.msc‘. Go to: Local Computer Policy -» Computer Configuration -» Administrative Templates -» Windows Components -» Windows Update -» Configure Automatic Updates. Set...
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    Control Panel crashes with Windows Explorer on Windows 10

    So when you open Control Panel the Windows Explorer crashes? If you have IDT Audio Drivers, use your File Explorer to get to: C:\Windows\System32 And then remove: IDTNCPL.cpl and IDTNCPL64.cpl Those files are remnants from the previous Windows Driver update and are safe to be removed, it has...
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    See/Recover Stored Wi-Fi Password in Windows

    So you want to recover the Wi-Fi password you previously stored on your Windows? It is very simple, you will just need to execute two easy commands below. Firstly, open up Command Prompt by clicking Start -» type: ‘cmd‘ then press Enter. Type in: C:\Users\Andy>netsh wlan show profiles Profiles...
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    Enable Windows Photo Viewer in Windows 10

    Those you who have upgraded from Windows 7 or Windows 8.1 to Windows 10 probably have Windows Photo Viewer program in Windows 10. But some users are reporting that Windows Photo Viewer has gone missing after clean installing Windows 10. If you are missing the Windows Photo Viewer, we can bring...