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    Cloning XP SSD to new SSD not booting normally

    Thanks again Allan. I ended up installing XP on another computer. Cheers!
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    Cloning XP SSD to new SSD not booting normally

    Thank you, Allan. I disconnected the older drive both times I ran Macrium Reflect. Thanks for the reminder. My first thought is that its the display driver. I will see if that helps.
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    Cloning XP SSD to new SSD not booting normally

    After cloning (I used Macrium Reflect Free) my XP (32-bit) SSD to a new Samsung 860 Evo SATA SSD it does not boot normally. It comes up to a HP splash screen. I can move move my mouse but can't access the keyboard (I've tired ctrl+shift+esc and other options). I can boot to Safe Mode and...
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    Accessing security cameras remotely

    Thank you, Couriant. I will give that a shot.
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    Accessing security cameras remotely

    Thank you, Couriant. 66.29.165.50 Yes, they are used outside the network.
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    Accessing security cameras remotely

    I have Luma cameras that can be seen remotely via their app om my phone and iPad. When I go to https://www.yougetsignal.com/tools/open-ports/ to check if the port for the cameras is states that it is. When I enter in the IP Address and port number in a web browser it doesn't load the cameras. It...
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    Comcast XB3 cable modem not playing nice

    I have a Comcast XB3 cable modem, TP-Link D7 AC1750 wireless router and Linksys 10/100 16-port switch. I decided I needed to upgrade my equipment. I purchased a Netgear 16-port (unmanged) switch and a Edgerouter X. I have two UniFi AP's. Before replacing the TP-Link with the Edgerouter X I...
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    Location not available

    I am running Windows 7 Pro. When I boot to the desktop I receive an error that the desktop location is not available. None of my desktop icons are visible. After doing a system restore I can boot without any errors into Safe Mode and see the files that normally appear on my desktop. I receive...
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    Is Bitlocker enabled?

    Thank you Macboatmaster. It fortunately isn't related to my previous question. A family friend recently died in a motorcycle accident. The deceased brother-in-law has asked me to determine if any additional security such as Bitlocker is enabled on his laptop since he doesn't know the laptop...
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    Is Bitlocker enabled?

    Is it possible to determine if Bitlocker is enabled without logging onto a users account in Windows 10?
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    How to clear the BIOS on Samsung laptop

    Thank you, DaveA. Without my consent or instruction a BIOS password has been activated. Upon boot it asks me to enter a password.
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    How to clear the BIOS on Samsung laptop

    I have a Samsung np520u4c laptop and want to know how to clear the BIOS. Currently, I do not have access to the BIOS in the normal manner. I removed the CMOS battery and waited for over an hour till I plugged it back in. This did not create a solution. Thank you for looking.
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    Accessing a printer remotely to access user usage

    Thank you zx10guy. That was great information!
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    Accessing a printer remotely to access user usage

    Thank you both. Do you have any recommendations on what VPN method is preferred?
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