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    Making icons that can be used Win. 10

    I would like to either download from the internet, etc. icons that I can add to the shortcut icons that come with Windows. I need to know how to accomplish this procedure. Appreciate any help anyone can give me.
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    Change device names on Nighthawk router

    They are shown under connected devices.
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    Change device names on Nighthawk router

    Wireless and ethernet. I got some of them connected but can't figure out what the ones left are.
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    Change device names on Nighthawk router

    I have a model R7000 Netgear (Nighthawk) router. Several of the wired and wireless device attached to my router either have incorrect name or no name at all. I have tried editing them but they just return to the previous name. What am I doing wrong. Windows 10 Thanks
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    Notification Sounds

    Problem solved finally. I had replaced a Pioneer BDR 206 with a Pioneer BDR 2209 (BDU 209) on 3/30. Recently it quit reading a disc at about 90%. I had not had it 30 days so I called Newegg.com to return it for replacement. I had it in a Roswell 3.0 external enclosure. When I removed it the...
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    Notification Sounds

    I started getting the "Windows default devise connect Sound" even when my computer is sitting idle. it just happens all by itself. I called Dell Premium support where I have a subscription and this is what he did: He went into the sound icon in my task bar and right clicked on it. Clicked on...
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    File History drive disconnected

    I have 2 2TB external backup drives. They are listed along with 2 internal ones. I can select one with my curser and it turns blue but nothing happens. It will not give me any option to accept it. I had originally chosen my H: which is one of my external back up drives and it still shows that...
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    File History drive disconnected

    I turn it off but computer turns it back on. Where it says select another drive. All drives are listed but will not give me the option to select one. You can highlight it but no option to select it. Then when I go into it it is off again.
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    SOLVED Power Chute software won't Install

    Reinstalled the software disk that came with the program and it is working fine now. Don't know what was wrong. I have not tried to update it and am not going to.
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    File History drive disconnected

    I keep getting over and over the following: "Reconnect your drive. Your file history drive was disconnected for too long. Reconnect it and then tap or click to keep saving copies of your files" I do not even have file history turned on. Also I am getting a loud tone about every minute that...
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    SOLVED GPT or MBR Partition System

    Thanks to both of you for your answer. I had never had a drive larger than 1 TB so I did not even encounter this as far as I can remember, but at 81 my memory is not as good as it used to be. Unlike my computer, I can't add more memory to help my brain. I can always count on fellow members to...
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    SOLVED GPT or MBR Partition System

    I have a new WD 2 TB drive that I will be using completely for Acronis True Image back up of my entire Dell XPS 8920 desktop computer. When asked if I want to use GPT or MBR partition System (The GPT is already ticked), which would be the best to use in order to not give me any problems when...
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    SOLVED Power Chute software won't Install

    Thanks for all your help. I am sure that it is the computer also. This is because I have also have no issue when I install it from the same app.com website and it will download and execute properly on my HP laptop and HP surface computers but not my less than a year old Dell XPS 8920. I have...
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    SOLVED Power Chute software won't Install

    The hyperlink you gave me was the same one I have used all along and it would download to my download files but when I clicked on it to execute it brought up the window that asked if I wanted to allow it to make changes to my computer. Yes or No. I clicked on Yes and the hour glass was...
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    SOLVED Power Chute software won't Install

    Yeah, I thought it was strange. Why does it show as not secure in google when you google apcc.com. Do that and look what it shows.
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