windows 8.1

  1. K

    Cant Drag and Drop on Toshiaba Laptop Windows 8.1

    This has been going on for a while now. on my windows desktop i can't drag and drop pictures ect into files. It only moves for a little bit then stops. Like to say if I were to take a picture and drag it to the other side of my desktop, it would stop in the middle. I use a laptop so I cant...
  2. C

    Laptop Boots in endless cycle

    Envy m6-1105dx Windows 8.1 I am trying to repair a laptop for my niece. The laptop turns on and shows the hp screen then goes black and then proceeds to restart itself. This process will continue unless I force the laptop to shut off. I tried to reset the cmos battery but that did not...
  3. Sqwader

    Why Is It So Big??!

    HI I Just Completed To Format My Pc to windows8.1 And I Noticed that the task View Window Pop Up With A BiG Size Is there any way to Resize it to look a Bit Smaller !! and thanks!!
  4. M

    Corrupt system files in Windows 8.1

    System info below. I ran the microsoft file checker tool since I kept receiving errors trying to install Office 365. The result was 2 corrupt folders (see file 1 for the errors attached to this message). Then I called Microsoft and they wanted $200 for a one year tech support service. My PC...
  5. Nunni

    IPCONFIG shows nothing

    Help, when I open up CMD and try IPCONFIG it does absolutely nothing. In the picture is all it does. None of the IP commands will do anything. Was trying to peek at my stats on there to see why my internet was being stupid. What needs to happen to fix this? Running 8.1
  6. J

    Dualboot: pre installed windows 8.1 with new windows 7

    My HP PAVILION 15 laptop has windows 8.1 installed, itried to add operatins system in to it using windows 7, i partitioned the memory so that on the other partition i will install the windows 7. but when i install the windows 7 in the partitioned memory, the windows 8.1 is deleted and the...
  7. K

    Pressing Caps Lock Turns My Laptop Off (URGENT)

    Hello. Recently, specifically 04/29/16, my computer started shutting off by itself. At first, I thought it was a problem with the internal fan. So, I bought some compressed air and used that to remove the dust from my fan. When that didn't work, I thought it was a virus. So, I ran tons of virus...
  8. S

    BSOD: Driver_Power_state_Failure

    I've had 3 crashes today, two of which stated that it was a Driver_Power_state_failure. I've done some digging around by checking my dmp files and it seems that the issue seems to be coming from a driver known as ntoskrnlexe. Also, unsure if this is related but after the first crash my wifi...
  9. J

    Transfer data from desktop hard drive to laptop without wipe

    Hi all, I bought a refurbished Dell Optiplex with Windows 7 a few years ago, not a brilliant PC but it was cheap and did the job for me. I used my own TV as the monitor so it was connected via VGA. One day when I turned it on it made a series of beeps which at the time I didn’t panic about. So...
  10. D

    Can't reinstall windows, says the disk is locked

    I got the blue BIOS screen on my samsung computer and tried to reinstall windows 8.1 with a disc. Now computer says that the disk is locked and that I need to unlock it to continue, but I have no idea how to do it. Please help!! I dont know anything about computers and don't have the money to...
  11. W

    Connection problem to wifi (Windows 8.1)

    When i start up my computer and try to connect to the wifi its telling me (its takeing longer time to connect to the internet) and after that its telling me (the connection is limit) (sorry for the danish picture)
  12. S

    Assistance Isolating Hardware Issue

    I've done a ton of troubleshooting the past couple days so I will try to make sure to have everything down. After moving my computer to another room it would not turn on. It would flash a light once and start to spin the fan for a half a second. I replaced the PSU (upgrading it from 700 to 750)...
  13. A

    USB Keyboard Unrecognized After Update To Windows 8.1

    I updated to Windows 8.1 and have had problems since with my USB Keyboard being recognized. I read an article stating to turn off the Intel XHCI Mode in BIOS and it should fix the issue. I tried to do that however , my BIOS seem to be different and I have been unable to find the UEFI settings...