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Windows 8.1 laptop with eMMC storage restore image to different disk

I have an ASUS notebook with Windows 8.1 with Bing installed on a 32GB eMMC storage device. Long story short, it is too small to be usable in our scenario.We have added a 120GB SSD to the device, ...
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How to open Desktop directory from Cygwin?

I am newbie in Cygwin, In windows, command prompt I used Cd Desktop command to move to the Desktop but when I using this same command for Cygwin it shows the following error-bash: cd: Desktop: No ...
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Windows laptop keyboard stuck in weird mode, where keys don't type what they're supposed to

My keyboard on my laptop got stuck in a sort of a weird mode, where keys and key combinations don't do what they are supposed to do. I do not know how I got into this mode, maybe I pressed some weird ...
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How can I resolve my class from a different jar with same structure like another [closed]

How can I resolve my class from a different jar with same structure like anotherNote A : Though the jars in question contains the word selenium but the question here have no direct relation with ...
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“Ctrl+Alt+Del Options” missing

For some reason, I don't have Ctrl+Alt+Del Options in User Configuration \ Administrative Templates \ System directory of Group Policy Editor (gpedit.msc)How to get around it? Google shows nothing. ...
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How can I find out why System process is taking up so much CPU? [duplicate]

My System process is taking up so much CPU, but there isn't an expander to see what it is actually doing? How do I find out why the process is taking up so much CPU when the computer is idle?Windows ...
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Hissing/Buzzing sound in headphone - Asus X200MA Laptop

I have Asus X200MA Laptop with Windows 8.1 64 bit.Whenever I plug in headphones into the combo socket, I hear constant hissing or buzzing sound in the headphones. It slightly varies in intensity as I ...
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How to reinstall Windows 8.1 on MacBook? [on hold]

I'm sorry as this may have been asked many times before, but after a few searches, I couldn't find the right guide.I have a MacBook with Windows 8.1 and I want to install a fresh Windows 8.1 ...
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“Inaccessible boot device” error, but BCD, partition and drivers seem correct. What else could cause it?

My Win8.1 x64 EFI laptop refused to reboot after a recent update, the error is INACCESSIBLE BIOT DEVICE but I can't figure how to debug this. So far this is what I've done:-Used DISKPART to assign ...
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Need to disable AV driver load via registry to fix Windows. But how?

The recent Microsoft patch against Meltdown isn't supposed to install unless the Antivirus software (if any) has previously set a specific registry key to signal it's compatible with the patch....
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Why the usage of GPT is important in (Windows 10, Windows 8.1) from security perspective [closed]

Guys!I am currently researching on usage of GUID in modern operating systems and i have found that there are a small number of reserved partitions in GPT such as MSR, ESP and etc. However, i cannot ...
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BIOS recognizes my HDD with Windows (8.1) but /bootrec /rebuildbcd shows 0 Windows installations

I ran Windows 10 upgrade on my Asus X751MA, but it failed, so I rolled back to 8.1. Since then I cannot repair the boot with the System repair tool (on the HDD and also as an ISO on USB). I ran ...
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Windows 8.1: Tasklist: ERROR: Not found

When I run tasklist, I get this error.>tasklistERROR: Not found>where tasklistC:\Windows\System32\tasklist.exe>tasklist /?TASKLIST [/S system [/U username [/P [password]]]]...
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Fixing size of UI for two different displays

This might be a naive question. I have laptop (Dell XPS 15 Base) which has maximum resolution 3840 x 2160. And I have extended my display with an external LCD Dell UltraSharp 2408WFP which has maximum ...
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What conclusions can I draw from a STOP c5 BSOD with NTFS methods in the stack?

A colleague of mine just got the following BSOD (WinDbg dump analysis):Microsoft (R) Windows Debugger Version 10.0.14321.1024 AMD64Copyright (c) Microsoft Corporation. All rights reserved.Loading ...

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