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  1. G

    Open Audio Mixer

    Hi, I don't really have an issue that's really bad but I just need some help in figuring something out. Anyway, I want to connect a mixer board to windows 10 but for the sliders to control individual programs instead of the whole system. Bassicaly a physical form of the Windows Volume Mixer. I...
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    Securely Delete Data without wiping SSD?

    I'm selling a laptop with a SSD in it. And leaving Windows 10 installed. Is there a way for me to securely delete my files so they aren't recoverable, without having to wipe the drive and reinstall Windows? I have read its not good to use file delete/overwriting programs on SSD's so is there any...
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    BitLocker Settings for External Drive

    Not sure if this is the right place to post this but, I have BitLocker enabled on a external HDD. Everytime I plug it in two windows pop up basically sayng the drive is not accessable. Then I have to close them and go in This PC, click on the locked drive to get the Window to enter my password...
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    Stuck on blue Hp logo screen

    Hello everyone who can help. Yesterday I saw a video on how to overclock RAM. In order to do so I had to go into the BIOS. Upon turning my PC on I proceeded with pressing F2 to bring up my BIOS settings. But unfortunately I now am stuck on the blue “press esc to access startup menu” screen...
  5. joshyjames

    Sleep and Restart don't work

    Whenever I try to restart my computer, once it powers down it never actually restarts and I have to manually turn it off again. I also have a problem with the sleep mode (not the screen turning off sleep mode) where once I activate sleep mode the computer acts like it's asleep for about one...
  6. John Lockwood

    Odd bitlocker issue on multiple drives

    Hello all, I am running the latest Windows 10 64bit. I tried to post my PC Parts Picker list, but the forums won't let me. Marks it as spam. I'm running the Threadripper 1950x cpu with a gigabyte x399 Aorus gaming 7 board. 32 gigs of TridentZ ram from G.Skill. I am having an odd random issue...
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    Windows Hello not supported on HP ProBook 450 G3?

    Can anyone tell me why Windows Hello isn't supported on my HP ProBook 450 G3? I have a camera and a fingerprint reader, granted I have tried everything to get the fingerprint reader to work but it for some reason doesn't. I am running Windows 10 Pro 64, is it only supported in home editions or...
  8. NoStressZen4X

    AMD E1-6010 APU AMD Radeon R2 Graphics Windows 10

    Hello, Before i start english is not my primary language, so im sorry if i can't express myself well I have an issue, i own an HP laptop ( Not a good one, i know that, but it's the only one i have for now) specs -> AMD E1-6010 APU with AMD Radeon R2 Graphics, 1.35ghz, 4 gb ram, 64bit, windows...
  9. paralax

    All my apps reset files unaffected worried about virus.

    I come back to my computer and all my apps have reset along with my desktop background. I'm worried about putting passwords back into my computer as I may be hacked. I've scanned my computer with malware bytes and have 0 threats please help. This may be nothing to worry about but it's strange...
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    Solved BitLocker for Second Drive

    I have BitLocker edabled on my C drive and would like to enable it on my second D drive that I use for storage but when I go into BitLocker settings I only see the option to encrypt my primary C drive. How can I enable BitLocker on my second D drive? Also before I enabled BitLocker I had it...
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    Solved Windows 10 Blue Screen DRIVER_IRQL_NOT_LESS_OR_EQUAL

    I keep getting this blue screen and I'd like to know what it is and how to remedy it. I looked at all of my drivers and they are all functioning and up to date. Under the error message it says What Failed: SynTP.sys, so i'm assuming that has to be fixed. I've goten this error message atleast 10...
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    No more sound/Audio Jack Glitch

    I was cleaning my computer the other day to take care of some dust etc. I used an air can to get most of the dust off(turned off my PC/unplugged the power cord) I had to unhook some cables from the mobo and reattach them to their proper place. Now I turn on my PC and plug in my Studio Monitor...
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    Problem with flash drive after installing Media Creation Tool

    This is kind of a Windows 10 problem and kind of not. I installed the Windows Media Creation Tool on a 256GB flash drive so I could reinstall Windows 10 when I got a new SSD, now I don't need it on there and would like to use the flash drive for other things, so I reformatted the flash drive...
  14. M

    Strange error on Windows 10

    I am not sure exactly how to explain this strange error that started a few days ago on my pc, but I will try. Whenever I hover over something on my pc, say a link to a website I have bookmarked or a program I have pinned to my task bar, no text shows up and instead only these black and white...
  15. M

    PC having problems, can't narrow down the issue.

    About 3 days ago, I downloaded a windows 10 update (possibly not related) and the next day my computer was acting up. I saw weird vertical lines of pixelation when my cursor was over a tab in chrome as shown in this picture https://imgur.com/a/j52zB which later also showed up in gifs, pictures...
  16. M

    Solved Windows cannot find C:\WINDOWS\system32\taskmgr.exe

    Hey guys, the issue started today when I needed to shut down a program through task manager but apparently it wouldn't open and I was getting this error window "Windows cannot find 'C:\WINDOWS\system32\taskmgr.exe'. Make sure you typed the name correctly, and then try again" I thought this was...
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    Realtek HD Audio Controller Not Working

    Hi, So I've been currently trying to fix this problem for over 5 hours straight. Earlier today I got two sudden PC crashes where my entire PC just went to black (completely turned off without warning), and after a few seconds turned back on again, then I took off the side panel of the case and...
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    Unable to Connect to Internet

    Hello all, I don't know what the exact problem is so I wasn't sure where to post this so here we go. Yesterday night my MSI GT70 laptop was no longer able to connect to the internet. I tried everything, the router was fine as multiple other devices (I have roommates all of who's devices were...
  19. tenlegdragon

    Solved Help Please!!! Windows button and search not working after opening a portable (virus-free) program

    Bought a new computer from Amazon last week. i5, 12gb Ram. The $450 Acer that was the bestseller last week. Was working fine. I had installed some of my old programs and getting it to my normal setup. Everything was fine for a week. Today, I needed to edit a PDF. I didn't have a PDF installed as...
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    Solved YouTube,Twitch, and GIF's are torn

    Hey all, this is my first question here so i apologise if its in the the wrong Thread. A few months back i upgraded from a Hall of Fame GTX780 to a gigabyte 1070 (the one with two fans) Ever since then, occasionally YouTube videos, GIF's, and sometimes twitch streams will be torn and pixelated...