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COKEDUDEUSF

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  1. What are the steps you need to take when you put an old HD in a new computer? I just did this. Every time it makes it to the windows boot screen then restarts. I have a bunch of old engineering software that is not compatible with the newer versions of windows. I figured this out after I bought a new computer and tried to add the software to a newer version of windows. So I figured I could just swap the HD's. This does not seem to be working either. Is there some way to set the new HD as a master and the old drive as a slave and boot that way maybe?
  2. How do I check the temperature? The only way I know to do that is to use a program like Everest or check in the bios. It cuts off to fast for me to do that.
  3. My desktop computer is only turning on for a few seconds after that it turns off. I assumed it was the power supply so I bought another one. Last night I installed the power supply. It took awhile with me reseating everything and taking out the cmos battery to get the computer running. After that I used it for about an hour. I went home and came back to the office the next day. Unfortunately it reverted back to the behavior of only turning on for a few seconds after that it turns off. Can I please get some suggestions on what to do?
  4. How do you copy files sequentially? Does Robocopy copy files sequentially?
  5. I want to backup my data. I do not care about the windows file. I just want my work, movies, and music. I have about 600 GB of work, movies, and music so a bit worried about fragmentation if I just copy and paste.
  6. Are there any recommended methods for Backing up an entire HD? Will just copying and pasting the entire HD lead to fragmentation?
  7. Whats a COA? I bought this Toshiba laptop at best buy so I do not understand what the problem is.
  8. Here it is. <DiagReport> <LicensingData> <ToolVersion>6.2.9200.16384</ToolVersion> <LicensingStatus>SL_LICENSING_STATUS_UNLICENSED</LicensingStatus> <LicensingStatusReason>0xC004F014</LicensingStatusReason> <LocalGenuineState>SL_GEN_STATE_INVALID_LICENSE</LocalGenuineState> <LocalGenuineResultP>0</LocalGenuineResultP> <LastOnlineGenuineResult></LastOnlineGenuineResult> <GraceTimeMinutes>0</GraceTimeMinutes> <TotalGraceDays>0</TotalGraceDays> <ValidityExpiration></ValidityExpiration> <ActivePartialProductKey>MY2MG</ActivePartialProductKey> <ActiveProductKeyPid2>00179-60919-86364-AAOEM</ActiveProductKeyPid2> <OSVersion>6.2.9200.2.00010300.0.0.101</OSVersion> <ProductName>Windows 8</ProductName> <ProcessorArchitecture>x64</ProcessorArchitecture> <EditionId>Core</EditionId> <BuildLab>9200.win8_gdr.130502-1503</BuildLab> <TimeZone>Eastern Standard Time(GMT-04:00)</TimeZone> <ActiveSkuId></ActiveSkuId> <ActiveSkuDescription></ActiveSkuDescription> <ProductUniquenessGroups></ProductUniquenessGroups> <ActiveProductKeyPKeyId></ActiveProductKeyPKeyId> <ActiveProductKeyPidEx>05426-01796-091-986364-02-1033-9200.0000-0152014</ActiveProductKeyPidEx> <ActiveProductKeyChannel>OEM:DM</ActiveProductKeyChannel> <ActiveVolumeCustomerPid></ActiveVolumeCustomerPid> <OfflineInstallationId></OfflineInstallationId> <DomainJoined>false</DomainJoined> <ComputerSid>S-1-5-21-4066163444-779131421-1703684211</ComputerSid> <ProductLCID>1033</ProductLCID> <UserLCID>1033</UserLCID> <SystemLCID>1033</SystemLCID> <CodeSigning>SIGNED_INFO_PRS_SIGNED</CodeSigning> <ServiceAvailable>false</ServiceAvailable> <OemMarkerVersion>0x00020001</OemMarkerVersion> <OemId>TOSQCI</OemId> <OemTableId>TOSQCI00</OemTableId> <Manufacturer>TOSHIBA</Manufacturer> <Model>Satellite P75-A</Model> <InstallDate>20171003050148.000000-240</InstallDate> </LicensingData> <HealthCheck> <Result>PASS</Result> <TamperedItems></TamperedItems> </HealthCheck> <GenuineAuthz> <ServerProps>0x80070422</ServerProps> </GenuineAuthz> </DiagReport>
  9. Does Windows 8 no longer give you the option to format your hard drive to fat32? I only see exfat and ntfs. I tried computer, right click drive, format, only saw exfat and ntfs. I tried windows + r, diskmgmt.msc, right click drive, format, only saw exfat and ntfs.
  10. It still tells me to use slui.exe.
  11. I keep getting harassed to activate my Windows 8. So I do as it says. I try to activate Windows and it never works. I have a legal version of Windows that I bought from Toshiba so I don't understand what the problem is. When I do the change pc settings, activate It says can not activate right now. When I do this method from an elevated command prompt I get the message use slui.exe. Slmgr /ipk XXXXX XXXXX XXXXX XXXXX XXXXX When I use slui.exe It says can not be activated right now. The two options I have found to disable this message are below. Its ridiculous that I have to do this when I have a legal version of Windows. Open Regedit then go to HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\services\sppsvc and right side select Start the right click and Modify change value to 4. Open Regedit. Then go to HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\WindowsNT\CurrentVersion \SoftwareProtectionPlatform\Activation In the right pane of the registry editor, you will find REG_DWORD value ‘Manual’. Right-click on it and select Modify. In the Value Data window which appears, change the DWORD value to 1. The default is 0 which means auto-activation is enabled. Changing the value to 1 will disable auto-activation. Close the Registry Editor and restart your system.
  12. I am having trouble with windows 8 files are opening with single click when I have the double click option selected. How can I fix this? It is driving me crazy.
  13. The windows 8 search is no longer working from computer (aka my computer in older versions of windows). It works from everywhere else like the C drive, desktop, and my documents. I have already rebuilt my index. What do I need to do to fix this? I am attaching a screenshot.
  14. Where is that option in the registry and powershell? Whats the command in the command prompt?
  15. Does Windows 8 not have "SMB 1.0/CIFS File Sharing Support"? I opened “Turn Windows features on or off” to find that option and I don't see it.
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