April 25, 2019, 04:24:13 AM

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Offline TomToad

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Re: Windows (bloody) 10!!!!
« Reply #15 on: March 16, 2018, 05:17:01 PM »
If my computer wants to do an update at shutdown,I opt to hibernate instead. Then I can update when I want.
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Re: Windows (bloody) 10!!!!
« Reply #16 on: March 16, 2018, 11:04:14 PM »
Seems like there are tools to decide when you want it to update.

If you have a laptop and never reboot it, it's probably going to update when you do.  Keeping your stuff updated is a good idea, as you catch zero day exploits ASAP.  And rebooting is a good idea too, since I can't tell you how many problems people have with their computer that magically go away when they turn it off and back on again.

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Offline Rick Nasher

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Re: Windows (bloody) 10!!!!
« Reply #17 on: March 23, 2019, 08:44:16 AM »
Just had my golden oldie updated to Win10 V1809 and it BS Of Death on me 2x already while just typing text on AGK forum!
Seems ok now, perhaps was still doing some finishing up in the back , but boy that shouldn't happen.

What was great though(or *not* depends how you look at it) that it preserved the text I was typing and I could just continue.


Also, I never understood why-oh-why an only 4 character pin is 'more safe' then a lengthy complex password.
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Offline Rick Nasher

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Re: Windows (bloody) 10!!!!
« Reply #18 on: April 14, 2019, 11:18:05 AM »
Ok, took some win updates, closing open tabs in browsers, but now appears to be somewhat 'workable' (until the next BSOD, had one again yesterday).

Fortunately, was able to get another machine (with more muscle power also) where this is not happing on. However this also didn't update itself to the latest and greatest 1809, so decided to leave that as is for now, before things go haywire there too.

 
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Offline c0d3r9

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Re: Windows (bloody) 10!!!!
« Reply #19 on: April 14, 2019, 06:26:45 PM »
What are the specs of your museum hardware? ;)
Laptop: Win10@64bit - i3 2x2Ghz - 8GB Ram - 1TB HDD
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Offline Steve Elliott

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Re: Windows (bloody) 10!!!!
« Reply #20 on: April 14, 2019, 07:03:07 PM »
Windows 10 is not going to run well on museum hardware.  Linux would run smoother though.
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Offline Rick Nasher

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Re: Windows (bloody) 10!!!!
« Reply #21 on: April 20, 2019, 02:10:49 AM »
My by now archeological relic  ;D  is an HP Pavilion Core 2 GeForce 8400M GS with 4GB RAM, 256GB SSD(primary) and 256GB HDD(original, which I put into a caddy and in place of the, since Win7, obsolete ODD).

But after some more updating and closing things in the browser(s) it now appears to be more stable. Yay!




BTW: on my new Asus i7 7700HQ @ 2.80GHz, 8GB, intel HD630 & NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050, 512GB SSD(yes, a little beasty 8) ) the hibernation option was disabled by default.

I've enabled this, but I read somewhere on the net that hibernate may interfere with FastStartup/Hibrid Shutdown.
Anybody has experiences with that?



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Re: Windows (bloody) 10!!!!
« Reply #22 on: April 20, 2019, 06:14:13 AM »
Can I just moan on about bloody windows here?

Thanks....

Compiling nice and straight, then up pops 'windows must restart'. NO I DONT WANT TO RESTART.

So windows get narky and blacks the entire screen and suspends compiling. Need to shut down the app and restart.

Way to go MS....!!!!!


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Offline c0d3r9

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Re: Windows (bloody) 10!!!!
« Reply #23 on: April 20, 2019, 08:21:02 PM »
On my rig hibernation was always off.
The old rig from my son have it activated after a fresh install.But i deactivate it.
I donĀ“t know for what it should useful.
Rick, Congratulation to your new system.
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Offline Rick Nasher

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Re: Windows (bloody) 10!!!!
« Reply #24 on: April 20, 2019, 09:36:00 PM »
Thanks c0d3r9.

I love hibernation, for takes me straight back to where I was prior to shutdown, no need to reopen apps and stuff.
Therefore I've re-enabled it, however now I've come to think of it: Windows 10 has the new "Time-line"  feature.

I'll try and see if that sort of does the same..
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Offline c0d3r9

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Re: Windows (bloody) 10!!!!
« Reply #25 on: April 20, 2019, 09:51:56 PM »
hmmm i never have xx apps open for that it could be useful.
But if its helpful for you....
Timeline -> never used.
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Offline Rick Nasher

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Re: Windows (bloody) 10!!!!
« Reply #26 on: April 21, 2019, 08:41:38 PM »
Well, e.g:

Coding in AGK and also looking up some stuff in the online manual and editing some 3d model for it.. ding- time to go sleep.
Next day, start off right where left it while not having to reopen all that stuff individually.
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