Questions tagged [windows-8.1]

For questions specific to Windows 8.1. Use [windows] instead for questions involving Windows in general.

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Ways to quickly input a filename into a command shell command

I need to input filenames into command prompt for commands. To date I either manually type the filenames or copy and paste by calling up the file's properties tab and copying the full name. Here's ...
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Windows 8.1 powercfg.exe Power Settings Command-line Tool shows high CPU usage

Recently I noticed my laptop fan was working harder, and there was this process using about 35% of CPU: powercfg.exe Power Settings Command-line Tool I'm using Windows 8.1 and have never run that ...
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Unable to login after running a powershell/batch script to add new user

Our (quite small) environment has Windows (8.1 and 7) machines with user accounts that have admin privileges. To fix this, I decided to write a powershell script which would add a new admin account ...
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Revopartner temp file error on connecting charger since i deleted some files by mistake

I deleted some temp file by mistake, now whenever i connect my charger it shows notification of how do you want to open this file. When i open with notepad its blank. File name is revopartner.tmp. I ...
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Visual Studio Code : Error 5 : An error occurred while trying to create a file in the destination directory

I have Microsoft Visual Studio Code version 1.31.1 running in my Windows 8.1, 64 bit machine. Time to time it prompts me this error. When I press "Abort" the window gets closed. When I press "...
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COMODO antivirus : Getting message “Security agent could not be started” after uninstallation

I had COMODO antivirus installed in my Windows 8.1, 64 bit machine. I recently uninstalled it. But whenever I restart my machine it always prompts me this error message. Does it mean the ...
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Shutdown doesn't fully turn the PC off

I have a desktop PC running Windows 8.1 with a 3570K, Asus P8Z77-V LE Plus motherboard, 4GB x 2 RAM, and a GTX 760 graphics card. After I tell the PC to shutdown, it will show "shutting down", the ...
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How to use a DVR hard disk drive on a Windows PC

I am trying to use a SATA hard disk drive of 2000GB capacity from a DVR on a Windows 8.1 PC. I connected the drive to the SATA port and even though it shows up in the PC's boot menu, I can't find it ...
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Computer crashed and nothing seems to work

So my desktop is slightly older, I had purchased it 3 or 4 years ago off of someone getting rid of their gaming pc. I have experienced very few problems with it over the years but woke up today to ...
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C Drive not showing full capacity

I am on Active Directory network and initially I had a D-Drive on my system with 215 GB capacity. After my system got restarted possibly due to some update push, my D-Drive was lost and all the space ...
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where is boot parameters file stored in windows?

Where is the file which holds the parameters for boot options (safe mode, etc) stored? I know that the BIOS software is stored in EEPROM. How about when we modify its parameters? Say I have a ...
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Disabling advertising button on keyboard

So I have this Chinese wireless keyboard, which has an advertising key, in place of the right alt button. It looks like this: . The advertising key when pressed, opens JD.com, a Chinese e-commerce ...
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Computer Cannot Turn On After Hibernate

English is not my first language, so please forgive me. I have a very old computer. I have used it for several years without any problem until yesterday. Problem: Could not turn on computer. Brand: ...
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Setting a file folder to function like a desktop W8.1

Windows 8.1 I always end up making my desktop the file folder for my projects and their assets. I do this because it saves time since the desktop is always the bottom of all open applications and easy ...
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How to make a shortcut for a program that doesn't showup in search results W8.1

I noticed I have BitTorrent on my system. I wanted to make a shortcut for it on my desktop and/or metro-screen. However I don't know where it's located on my C drive. I "search" for bittorrent and all ...

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