Tag: windows

973 What are the Windows A: and B: drives used for? 2011-01-10T09:34:29.353

768 Find out which process is locking a file or folder in Windows 2010-03-09T14:05:19.753

554 Windows 7 SP1 Windows Update stuck checking for updates 2015-08-06T19:57:17.410

513 How can I display the contents of an environment variable from the command prompt in Windows 7? 2011-09-29T11:22:34.540

474 Create/rename a file/folder that begins with a dot in Windows? 2009-11-02T15:15:03.640

463 Is there any 'sudo' command for Windows? 2009-09-17T09:24:35.757

449 How can I remove malicious spyware, malware, adware, viruses, trojans or rootkits from my PC? 2010-01-25T16:49:05.650

425 Can I delete the folder C:\ProgramData\Package Cache\? 2012-07-31T14:47:34.373

412 "directory junction" vs "directory symbolic link"? 2011-10-05T03:28:14.963

395 How can I free up drive space from the Windows installer folder without killing Windows? 2014-01-27T17:55:45.683

394 How to disable the "Get Windows 10" icon shown in the notification area (tray)? 2015-06-01T03:08:39.453

387 How to delete directories with path/names too long for normal delete 2009-12-03T19:23:09.420

372 How to download files from command line in Windows like wget or curl 2009-08-19T11:40:48.510

341 How to check if a binary is 32 or 64 bit on Windows? 2011-11-17T10:29:58.673

322 Menu select item stuck on screen after context or command menu has closed 2009-10-18T17:31:11.937

309 How do I run multiple commands on one line in PowerShell? 2013-06-26T17:24:22.883

308 Why does virtualbox only have 32-bit option, no 64-bit option on Windows 7? 2015-01-20T05:52:28.993

303 How do you list all processes on the command line in Windows? 2008-09-10T05:50:39.107

302 How to mess up a PC running Windows 7? 2011-04-27T06:25:49.287

301 How do I exit telnet? 2012-10-11T17:46:42.880

296 How can I visualize the file system usage on Windows? 2009-07-18T21:51:22.043

293 Native alternative to wget in Windows PowerShell? 2011-11-28T09:56:40.167

290 Keyboard language keeps changing in Windows 10 2015-09-23T06:21:47.393

280 How to rename the User folder in Windows 10? 2015-03-17T20:40:02.333

279 How do I make Windows 10's File Explorer open "This PC" by default? 2014-10-01T21:08:30.827

278 How to move windows that open up offscreen? 2009-10-10T08:41:54.220

260 How to read ext4 partitions on Windows? 2009-09-08T04:24:35.630

253 How to search inside files on Windows 7? 2009-10-25T02:02:48.630

252 Why is Google so much faster than a hard-drive search? 2013-04-03T18:44:59.993

246 How to recursively delete directory from command line in windows? 2010-08-23T19:29:30.590

235 Using cd command in Windows command line, can't navigate to D:\ 2010-04-27T15:35:09.807

226 Setting and getting Windows environment variables from the command prompt? 2009-12-06T21:52:22.253

226 How to automatically reload modified files in Notepad++ 2011-04-24T23:33:06.207

224 What is the Windows equivalent of the Unix command cat? 2012-06-10T07:22:07.960

213 How can I check the temperature of my CPU in Windows? 2012-02-29T19:09:09.193

209 How to compare the differences between two PDF files on Windows? 2009-09-24T09:45:45.883

209 How do I set system environment variables in Windows 10? 2015-08-02T19:45:55.167

208 How to copy text from Console2? 2010-04-19T22:26:40.823

205 Windows 10 - disable reopening programs after restart/startup 2017-07-14T17:22:54.213

203 How to delete a file in Windows with a too long filename? 2009-09-23T15:56:39.040

196 On my Windows machine, I had a folder with a name of four dots that acted like some kind of rabbit hole - how did that happen? 2018-10-31T08:03:37.993

194 How to stop Microsoft from gathering telemetry data from Windows 7, 8, and 8.1 2015-09-13T17:51:42.050

192 Preventing applications from stealing focus 2009-08-05T08:48:10.050

190 Is there a list of Windows special directories/shortcuts (like %TEMP%)? 2010-12-02T10:46:39.430

189 "This file came from another computer..." - how can I unblock all the files in a folder without having to unblock them individually? 2009-09-09T15:23:43.127

188 How do I know what proxy server I'm using? 2011-10-14T01:12:32.417

188 Windows 10 Search can't find ANY applications. Even calculator 2015-07-30T08:26:30.867

183 How to make SUBST mapping persistent across reboots? 2009-08-24T22:53:16.790

180 Equivalent of Linux `touch` to create an empty file with PowerShell? 2012-11-07T19:28:02.570

179 Windows equivalent of the Linux command 'touch'? 2009-07-21T21:44:38.857

179 How can I provoke Windows to hang (freeze)? 2017-11-02T08:03:23.693

178 Kill a process which says "Access denied" 2010-02-15T06:45:04.820

178 Why does 64-bit Windows need a separate "Program Files (x86)" folder? 2012-06-27T17:19:07.567

178 Refresh Icon Cache Without Rebooting 2012-11-03T17:43:18.570

174 How do I find the location of an executable in Windows? 2009-09-30T17:06:38.947

174 How can I execute a Windows command line in background? 2010-10-12T06:09:11.153

173 Why does the /winsxs folder grow so large, and can it be made smaller? 2009-07-15T06:27:46.723

173 What utility can move my Windows boot partition over to another hard drive? 2009-08-29T21:53:59.537

172 What are CLOSE_WAIT and TIME_WAIT states? 2010-08-08T19:23:19.413

172 How to quickly move current window to another Task View / desktop in Windows 10? 2015-08-04T11:26:53.007

172 How does Windows know if a program is not responding? 2015-08-24T07:33:51.893

171 Disable "These files might be harmful to your computer" warning? 2010-06-05T07:56:11.213

171 What is the purpose/function of ".ßßß" files? 2018-08-01T17:58:18.540

169 What can I do if I forgot my Windows password? 2009-11-18T17:43:19.953

167 Windows equivalent of whereis? 2009-08-11T10:50:38.050

167 Notepad++ is unable to load langs.xml, why? 2009-11-07T12:48:05.240

167 Is there a convenient way to edit PATH in Windows 7? 2011-06-16T08:29:34.270

166 How do I change the language of all Powerpoint slides at once? 2012-06-04T10:01:31.960

165 How to disable the screen orientation hotkeys in Windows (XP)? 2011-05-05T19:21:19.803

163 How to supress "Terminate batch job (Y/N)" confirmation? 2009-09-04T12:39:12.810

163 Browse an UNC path using Windows CMD without mapping it to a network drive 2011-05-13T11:15:40.247

160 Pseudo English looking characters used in Windows 10 Insider Preview 2018-07-15T08:16:18.040

159 Why are there no odd Windows process IDs? 2015-07-06T08:21:52.597

155 How can I read my hard drive’s SMART status in Windows 7? 2009-08-25T07:43:21.597

155 How can I determine file type without an extension on Windows? 2011-04-24T07:36:29.793

154 How can the font size be changed in Notepad++? 2009-08-01T16:26:32.633

153 Windows Disk I/O 100% at boot for 20 Minutes 2015-07-22T23:18:58.360

152 How to prove the authenticity of a screenshot? 2015-12-07T14:28:42.310

152 What is a "Magic Packet" for waking a computer? 2016-04-17T21:29:01.260

147 How can I put the computer to sleep from Command Prompt/Run menu? 2009-09-16T14:15:16.733

146 Why is 'ping' unable to resolve a name when 'nslookup' works fine? 2012-10-29T19:11:22.940

145 How do I disable Aero Shake in Windows 7? 2009-07-24T12:33:45.317

144 Run a batch file in a completely hidden way 2009-10-29T12:42:48.787

143 How can I make the Windows VPN route selective traffic (by destination network)? 2009-07-24T09:33:51.157

142 How do I delete a folder that's in use? 2009-07-15T17:15:04.147

142 Mass deleting files in Windows 2009-08-07T07:00:33.420

140 What Tiling Window Manager for Windows do you recommend? 2009-07-21T20:29:40.393

140 Why are there directories called Local, LocalLow, and Roaming under \Users\<username>\AppData? 2009-08-11T21:32:52.997

137 Combine/merge PDF files in Windows? 2009-09-02T13:25:43.850

136 How do I paste the Windows clipboard into my PuTTY session, using only the keyboard? 2010-08-24T13:46:01.357

134 How to run a batch file without launching a "command window"? 2010-05-11T17:31:57.443

132 Display the taskbar clock on multiple screens in Windows? 2012-10-29T05:41:01.593

131 Change default code page of Windows console to UTF-8 2011-04-12T10:42:07.893

131 Disable Narrator shortcut key in Windows 2012-09-12T20:25:24.837

129 Why do damaged hard drives freeze the entire system? 2015-08-09T12:35:46.990

128 How do I create a GIF screencast in Windows? 2009-12-11T10:37:27.613

128 How do you shutdown or restart a Windows computer over a Remote Desktop connection? 2010-04-06T16:45:17.190

128 Force a program to run *without* administrator privileges or UAC? 2010-08-04T13:49:40.120

128 Clear windows command prompt screen using keyboard shortcuts 2013-04-20T05:44:10.247