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Windows 10 sound not working in my headset, how I resolved

Windows 10 sound not working in my headset, how I resolved I brought a new laptop almost a year ago. One of the options available to me was to upgrade it to use the new Windows 10 operating system. So after a week or two, I upgraded. I had no issues with the upgrade and am pretty happy with the Windows 10 operating system. I had a few minor glitches, which to be fair, were minor and also in the overall scheme of things, of little concern. RELATED: Upgrading Windows 8.1 to Windows 10, the actual process. RELATED: Getting critical…
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Antivirus software download recommendation

Antivirus software download recommendation I adapt the approach that all computers should be running the latest and most modern and most up to date antivirus software in order to assist you in protecting your computer. Running a computer that does not have antivirus software up and running with the latest updates is leaving your computer exposed. For this reason, I run the avast antivirus software on my computer. I have been running it now since at least June 2011, which is over 6 years ago. From time to time I have experienced some fairly minor glitches. I would have liked…
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Getting critical error with Windows 10, Start Menu and Cortana? Try this

Getting critical error with Windows 10, Start Menu and Cortana? Try this. After I upgraded from Windows 8.1 to Windows 10, all was well for about a month. I was using a new laptop which came with Windows 8.1 along with McAfee Antivirus which was free for the first month. I have being using Avast Antivirus for a number of years on my old laptop and the antivirus license was still valid for another year and a half, so I wanted to use that. I installed Avast Antivirus on my new laptop, got the Avast license installed and was ready…
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Upgrading Windows 8.1 to Windows 10 – The Actual Process

Upgrading Windows 8.1 to Windows 10 – The Actual Process For me, this process was very simple. I just wanted to explain the process to you, so that if you are also doing it, that my experience may align your expectations with what may also happen to you. I hope for you that the process is simple and trouble free. “Update to Windows 10” icon displayed My laptop running Windows 8.1 displayed an “Upgrade to Windows 10” icon near the bottom right of my screen. When I clicked on that icon, I was presented with some information screens. I reviewed…
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IMAP settings, how I got to work with Windows 8.1 and Windows Mail

IMAP settings, how I got to work with Windows 8.1 and Windows Mail If you are using an email client to grab the emails from the email server that uses IMAP technology, setting up your email client to work in the expected way can be interesting and time consuming. I recently purchased a new laptop. No way would it let me use the way I was familiar with on my old laptop, where I was using POP3 technology. I did a quick google search, however could not find out quickly how I could use POP3 technology on my new laptop….
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