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Windows 7 Will Not Sleep or Not Sleeping

So playing around with Windows 7 has been fun, but there are a few quirks. For example, on one of my laptops, Windows 7 does not go to Sleep mode. 643 more words


Force a software to always run as admin without exposing admin password

Today I’m going to share a nice workaround which allows you to run on a regular user session any kind of software with admin rights, bypassing UAC & the password. 187 more words

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Microsoft guided walk through to Fix Windows Update errors

This one helped me to fix a 0x80243004 error: somehow the virtual network adapter didn’t work well and a reboot worked.

Use our guided walk through to help you resolve Windows Update issues using the error code you got while updating your version of Windows.

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How to get back that old trusty windows 7 start menu in windows 10 (without any third party apps) -

Howdy! so, you have decided that you want to ride the old classic start menu again and don’t want this all modern windows 10 start menu. 284 more words


Provisioning Windows 7 test VMs with know users/passwords

The proxmox side

In Proxmox, ensure you have a named backup of your machine that starts with vzdump-qemu like this:


That way, Proxmox knows that it can restore from it.

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