Geekzone: technology news, blogs, forums
Guest
Welcome Guest.
You haven't logged in yet. If you don't have an account you can register now.


Filter this topic showing only the reply marked as answer View this topic in a long page with up to 500 replies per page Create new topic
1 | ... | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15 | 16 | 17 | 18 | 19 | 20 | 21 | 22 | 23 | 24 | 25 | 26 | 27 | ... | 52
4993 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 1327

Trusted
Microsoft

  Reply # 1281698 13-Apr-2015 07:12
Send private message

it would be great to know examples of things that take more clicks in Win10 compared to 7 or XP so we can pass that feedback on.

Mad Scientist
19342 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 2532

Trusted
Lifetime subscriber

  Reply # 1281809 13-Apr-2015 09:43
One person supports this post
Send private message

Setting private vs public network status




Swype on iOS is detrimental to accurate typing. Apologies in advance.


 
 
 
 


1525 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 115


  Reply # 1281959 13-Apr-2015 11:30
Send private message

So after posting about the tech preview being stuck for hours, I found the solution. If you are trying to install 10049 and it hangs at 30%, the simple thing to do is disable your wireless adapter and also after downloading the update from 10041 to 10049, pull your ethernet cable if plugged in when the screen says preparing to install update. The 10049 update should proceed normally now and complete relatively quickly.


Mad Scientist
19342 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 2532

Trusted
Lifetime subscriber

  Reply # 1281967 13-Apr-2015 11:41
Send private message

anyone has a "search" that doesn't work?

nothing happens when I do
- click search icon
- click search box
- press Win-S




Swype on iOS is detrimental to accurate typing. Apologies in advance.


1525 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 115


  Reply # 1281986 13-Apr-2015 12:05
Send private message

joker97: anyone has a "search" that doesn't work?

nothing happens when I do
- click search icon
- click search box
- press Win-S


Works fine for me

Mad Scientist
19342 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 2532

Trusted
Lifetime subscriber

  Reply # 1282083 13-Apr-2015 13:03
Send private message

Works fine on the other laptop




Swype on iOS is detrimental to accurate typing. Apologies in advance.


Mad Scientist
19342 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 2532

Trusted
Lifetime subscriber

  Reply # 1283063 14-Apr-2015 16:58
Send private message

anyone has any problems - when the press Ctrl-V to paste text into the GZ reply box, they see a square made up of 8 squares but nothing is pasted. [IE11]

is my laptop allergic to windows 10?




Swype on iOS is detrimental to accurate typing. Apologies in advance.


332 posts

Ultimate Geek
+1 received by user: 60

Subscriber

  Reply # 1283066 14-Apr-2015 17:02
Send private message

joker97: anyone has a "search" that doesn't work?

nothing happens when I do
- click search icon
- click search box
- press Win-S


Yes, on 10041 (slow), and so do many others if you look on Win10 feedback.  So I guess they know about it.





gml


Mad Scientist
19342 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 2532

Trusted
Lifetime subscriber

  Reply # 1283078 14-Apr-2015 17:18
Send private message

ah I see, a technical preview after all eh




Swype on iOS is detrimental to accurate typing. Apologies in advance.


4993 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 1327

Trusted
Microsoft

  Reply # 1283197 14-Apr-2015 20:11
Send private message

mdav056:
joker97: anyone has a "search" that doesn't work?

nothing happens when I do
- click search icon
- click search box
- press Win-S


Yes, on 10041 (slow), and so do many others if you look on Win10 feedback.  So I guess they know about it.



There's a new build due shortly.

4993 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 1327

Trusted
Microsoft

  Reply # 1283198 14-Apr-2015 20:13
Send private message

joker97: anyone has any problems - when the press Ctrl-V to paste text into the GZ reply box, they see a square made up of 8 squares but nothing is pasted. [IE11]

is my laptop allergic to windows 10?


I don't remember having this on 10041

Mad Scientist
19342 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 2532

Trusted
Lifetime subscriber

  Reply # 1286070 17-Apr-2015 09:54
Send private message

managed to force 10049.

now at least the search works, I can find my installed apps!

but I have Korean messenger ... what in the world ... ?




Swype on iOS is detrimental to accurate typing. Apologies in advance.


Mad Scientist
19342 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 2532

Trusted
Lifetime subscriber

  Reply # 1286071 17-Apr-2015 09:55
Send private message

ok I tried to use the search ... and now it's broken again ... I think ...

it's working again, I think it stalled briefly trying to talk to its cyber master.

and the Korean messenger has vanished.

I am perplexed :D




Swype on iOS is detrimental to accurate typing. Apologies in advance.


13603 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 6371

Trusted
Subscriber

  Reply # 1286087 17-Apr-2015 10:15
Send private message

joker97: ok I tried to use the search ... and now it's broken again ... I think ...

it's working again, I think it stalled briefly trying to talk to its cyber master.

and the Korean messenger has vanished.

I am perplexed :D


The Korean Messenger thing was there last night for me and gone this morning, figured the regional settings took a while to kick in.




Mike
Retired IT Manager. 
The views stated in my posts are my personal views and not that of any other organisation.

 

 Mac user, Windows curser, Chrome OS desired.

 

The great divide is the lies from both sides.

 

 


Mad Scientist
19342 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 2532

Trusted
Lifetime subscriber

  Reply # 1286657 18-Apr-2015 08:30
Send private message

no search today :(
(and still no paste - I think'i've had enough of the 10 preview :D




Swype on iOS is detrimental to accurate typing. Apologies in advance.


1 | ... | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15 | 16 | 17 | 18 | 19 | 20 | 21 | 22 | 23 | 24 | 25 | 26 | 27 | ... | 52
Filter this topic showing only the reply marked as answer View this topic in a long page with up to 500 replies per page Create new topic



Twitter »

Follow us to receive Twitter updates when new discussions are posted in our forums:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when news items and blogs are posted in our frontpage:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when tech item prices are listed in our price comparison site:



Geekzone Live »

Try automatic live updates from Geekzone directly in your browser, without refreshing the page, with Geekzone Live now.


Geekzone Live »

Our community of supporters help make Geekzone possible. Click the button below to join them.

Support Geezone on PressPatron



Are you subscribed to our RSS feed? You can download the latest headlines and summaries from our stories directly to your computer or smartphone by using a feed reader.

Alternatively, you can receive a daily email with Geekzone updates.