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KeePass 5 months 1 week ago eikelein

@Thetan207:
I don't think you are paranoid at all!
Passwords still are way too important, sadly but it is what it is.
The more eyes can and do see the source code of a password manager the better, IMHO at least.

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Get Pixel8 Seagate Premium Data Recovery Software Free 5 months 1 week ago rhiannon

Hahahaha not a problem here at all and of course I'll call the attorneys. :)

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Get Pixel8 Seagate Premium Data Recovery Software Free 5 months 1 week ago jmjsquared

Oops! I was preoccupied preparing our supper and wasn't "listening" to you carefully. Please forgive me and call the attorneys to call off the divorce! :)

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Check Out Our New Top Pick of Best Free Password Manager 5 months 1 week ago tacenator

I started with KeePass, then LastPass. Over a year ago I moved to Bitwarden and have not looked back. Excellent in all ways. I have it configured so that it does not autofill the passwords or forms, but requires an extra click to fill them. This adds an extra layer of security. It works very well for me and I recommend it to others all the time. Steve Gibson, (GRC.com) one of the world's top computer experts endorses LastPass in a blog, and BitWarden uses the same type of technology where your passwords never leave your computer or phone without first being totally encrypted.

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Check Out Our New Top Pick of Best Free Password Manager 5 months 1 week ago pratomorone

Bluntly, LastPass is on its last breath. It has not functioned properly for years and there are no responses to multiple requests to customer support.

I have been using Bitwarden for a few years now and have had no problems.

Best of the bunch, IMHO.

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Get Pixel8 Seagate Premium Data Recovery Software Free 5 months 2 weeks ago chishold

I can't proceed beyond the viewing the cart. When I press "Proceed to checkout", after a few seconds, I'm back at the cart.

There is also a "discover what's recoverable" app for download which *does* present a trial software details form like the one you described but there's no download button there, just the form. Interestingly, when it comes to the country, Australia (where I am) is not on the list!

Perhaps that's why I never get to the checkout.

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Get Pixel8 Seagate Premium Data Recovery Software Free 5 months 2 weeks ago rhiannon

Thanks for the input, I didn't erase files, I was testing the file recovery feature.

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Get Pixel8 Seagate Premium Data Recovery Software Free 5 months 2 weeks ago rhiannon

You don't have to provide accurate personal information. Way too many sites ask for personal information in my opinion.
I keep a few sets of credentials - disposable email addresses, a Google Voice phone number, etc for this purpose because I do a lot of registering and downloading of things in order to write this column.

The  program is a full featured recovery program that you use on up to five computers, with unlimited amount of recoveries, for one year. This is clearly stated at the beginning of the article.
I guess you could classify it as trial ware, but historically trial programs revert to free version after 30 days, sometimes 90 days. This doesn't revert to a free version. I'm not sure what it reverts to, I haven't been able to find that information. My guess it that it reverts to a paid version but I don't know for sure.

 

 

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Get Pixel8 Seagate Premium Data Recovery Software Free 5 months 2 weeks ago rhiannon

I'm not sure what you mean by an paying for activation key? I ran this several different times on two hard drives and it recovered files with no problem. I was then able play the recovered mp3 files, open and edit text and document files, was able to open and edit images in Irfanview. At no point was I asked to purchase an activation key or anything else. ¯\_(ツ)_/¯

It does, when you go to recover files, say you've used an activation key. It's in the article. It will keep telling you that, but since the license is unlimited for one year, they are not relevant. It may apply to the paid version.

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Get Pixel8 Seagate Premium Data Recovery Software Free 5 months 2 weeks ago jmjsquared

Howdy, @Rhiannon, et al: I think you gals & guys are mistaken about this being "free", for one year or any other time period. You CAN download and test its ability to identify files that it "MAY" be able to recover but, then, you have to BUY an activation key to (try) and do so.

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Get Pixel8 Seagate Premium Data Recovery Software Free 5 months 2 weeks ago daelmore1952

They ask for too much info and this is just trial software! No Thanks!

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Get Pixel8 Seagate Premium Data Recovery Software Free 5 months 2 weeks ago lunchbeast

I am more than happy to provide them with a fake name, gender, email address, location, age, etc.

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Get Pixel8 Seagate Premium Data Recovery Software Free 5 months 2 weeks ago dwainwood

I installed and tried the delete and wipe feature. It was 43 video files. I went with the highest level of wipe. After ½ hour of waiting, three files remained including it's parent folder that I told it to delete. Ran it again on the folder and it removed two of the three. Finally deleted the last file by running it again. Not impressed.

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Best Free PDF Tools 5 months 2 weeks ago okspob

As one of the best and the most advanced tools for PDF documents I can mention PDF-Tools from Tracker Software. This software has features similar as PDF-Xchange Editor has, but it’s conceptually different from Editor. PDF-Tools offers seventy default tools that can handle huge number of documents at the same time, also users can create their own tools from the actions in Action Library and set the order of the actions. Most features are paid (lucky for very small price), but any user can try all (!) features for free without time limit and then decide to buy. It’s my favorite software for processing the batch of pdf documents.

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Get Pixel8 Seagate Premium Data Recovery Software Free 5 months 2 weeks ago gruff

Yup. No doubt about it. BUs are the answer to most problems.

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Get Pixel8 Seagate Premium Data Recovery Software Free 5 months 2 weeks ago rhiannon

Backups are good. It took my hard disk drive dying and taking all my data with it for me to learn. Tape drive. It was a while ago. :) 

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Get Pixel8 Seagate Premium Data Recovery Software Free 5 months 2 weeks ago gruff

Thanks. I looked there too and had the same luck. I think you're right that it reverts to the paid version after a year. Fortunately the only time I've ever needed to recover data was when Microsoft failed me. I'd been backing up a project I'd been working on for 11 months and the assignment ended. Then just to see if it would restore I tried and it didn't. Since then I've always kept my own backups in native format on an external drive. Even then I transfer it all to a newer disk every 3-4 years. Now I keep two external backups.

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Get Pixel8 Seagate Premium Data Recovery Software Free 5 months 2 weeks ago rhiannon

I couldn't find the answer to that on their site. It may revert to the paid version. ¯\_(ツ)_/¯

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Get Pixel8 Seagate Premium Data Recovery Software Free 5 months 2 weeks ago gruff

What happens to this software after one year? Does it become unusable or do charges incur?

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K9 Web Protection 5 months 2 weeks ago Luis Tamayo

Unfortunately K9 Web Protection is no longer available. Outdated information. All links related with K9 software lead to Symantec site.
I'm very interested in a simple web filter and K9 appeared good on that purpose.

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Get Pixel8 Seagate Premium Data Recovery Software Free 5 months 2 weeks ago rhiannon

I agree, even if you've never been on the internet your data is out there. When possible I don't use personally identifiable information and yes, be on the lookout for scams and phishing.

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Get Pixel8 Seagate Premium Data Recovery Software Free 5 months 2 weeks ago Anupam

Yes really, people are now becoming like data sources and companies just want to profit from that source. And problem is, how much you try, if you are on the internet, a lot of your personal information or your data in some form is already out there. No escaping from it. Only thing is you can do it, is to be careful with what data you share yourself knowingly, and where. And to be safe with your money, and look out for scam/phishing.

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Get Pixel8 Seagate Premium Data Recovery Software Free 5 months 2 weeks ago rhiannon

I agree, I dislike providing any personal information to an online entity. Some I have to, otherwise I have a few sets of credentials that I use that have none of my personal information attached to them. In my opinion people and their data are becoming nothing more and nothing less than a data source to be harvested and a revenue stream to an increasing amount of companies. ¯\_(ツ)_/¯

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Get Pixel8 Seagate Premium Data Recovery Software Free 5 months 2 weeks ago Anupam

I came across this somewhere, and I looked at it. They are asking just too many personal details, and I aint willing to share that much.

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Google’s Earth View Gallery Adds 1,000 Stunning Images 5 months 3 weeks ago rhiannon

I haven't run across any that looked odd to me, but the images were photographed from space.

Thank you for the tip on rotating the display. :)

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View Websites in Dark Mode With This Browser Add-on 5 months 3 weeks ago rhiannon

You're very welcome and I'm happy you like it. Thanks for input on Opera, I hadn't tested it there. Brave, Edge Chromium and Iridium worked fine, good to know Opera does too. :)

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View Websites in Dark Mode With This Browser Add-on 5 months 3 weeks ago hegggy

Thanks. Brilliant find, working without a hitch on opera.

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Find and Copy Special Characters to Your Clipboard With This Free Online App 5 months 3 weeks ago rhiannon

I'm glad you like it, I use it often too.

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Find and Copy Special Characters to Your Clipboard With This Free Online App 5 months 3 weeks ago Frank D

Another gem of a tiny program! I've got it on my QuickLaunch menu for quick access.

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This Small Portable Screenshot Tool Includes Annotation Tools 5 months 3 weeks ago rolandflorida

"when the program was run, the editing window was so large that the bottom "taskbar" was below the bottom of my screen, so I couldn't see the tools that create the arrows!"

I hate when that happens. For me it usually hides the button to move to the next step.
Glad it is sorted out now.
This is a nice quick little program.

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Google’s Earth View Gallery Adds 1,000 Stunning Images 5 months 3 weeks ago Poshbird56

Some of these images look odd. It may be that we're used to seeing the sun acting in a different direction, and the shadows can make ridges look like valleys and vice versa.
If that's the case, you can rotate the display, but make sure you know how to restore it before you do so!
You might like to make a note ON PAPER of the following:
Using the arrow keys on the numeric keypad (4 is left, 8 is up, 6 is right and 2 is down),
Normal orientation: Ctrl+Alt+8 (i.e. original top is at the top)
Upside down: Ctrl+Alt+2
Top to the left: Ctrl+Alt+4
Top to the right: Ctrl+Alt+6

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Thanks for such info.
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This Small Portable Screenshot Tool Includes Annotation Tools 5 months 3 weeks ago rhiannon

You are so welcome and I'm delighted you figured out the window being too large as the culprit.
I am appreciative you hung in there and provided screenshots and information so we could see what was going on and get it sorted.
It is a nice little program, lite on resources and easy to use. I have it pinned to the taskbar.

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This Small Portable Screenshot Tool Includes Annotation Tools 5 months 3 weeks ago Frank D

Thanks for all your help, rhiannon and rolandflorida. My problem was this: when the program was run, the editing window was so large that the bottom "taskbar" was below the bottom of my screen, so I couldn't see the tools that create the arrows! I didn't even know there was a toolbar there. So now I can see that the program works "as advertised"! Thank you for a great little program! --Frank D

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This Small Portable Screenshot Tool Includes Annotation Tools 5 months 3 weeks ago rhiannon

It doesn't look like the editing mode has been opened.

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This Small Portable Screenshot Tool Includes Annotation Tools 5 months 3 weeks ago rhiannon

Thank you so much for the screenshot. It looks like you aren't in the Editor section of the program.
Those arrows at the top of your screenshot are the forward and backward arrows, and you're right, they can't create the arrows you describe.

I took a screenshot of your screenshot. Along the bottom of the image are the function icons in the editing window. You can see the icons for creating arrows and and numbers and the drawing tools etc.
https://imgur.com/a/wgfyA5j
I can see why you would be frustrated, not seeing the right function icons to do what you want to do and I understand uninstalling it. I wanted you to see that the arrow and other image tools are part of the program and let you know that they are in the editing window.
To get to the editing section, after you create the screen shot, there's a menu at the top - the editing icon is a monitor with a pen. Clicking that will open the editing part of the program. I'm attaching an image of the Sniptool toolbar, the editor icon is the one that looks like a monitor with a pen inside.
Again, I truly appreciate you taking the time to respond and include a screenshot. Thank you. :)

 

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This Small Portable Screenshot Tool Includes Annotation Tools 5 months 3 weeks ago rolandflorida

The arrows are on the bottom of the screen in Editor mode

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This Small Portable Screenshot Tool Includes Annotation Tools 5 months 3 weeks ago Frank D

I tried clicking on the two "right-angle" arrows, but that did not give me the ability to draw arrows on the screenshot I had made. I kept playing around with the program for about half an hour, but in no way was I able to produce an arrow of any kind. The only attraction for me to this program was the arrow feature, such as the one that "Fast Stone" has, and its small size. So I uninstalled it. By the way, I am using Windows 10, with no problems associated with it.

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This Small Portable Screenshot Tool Includes Annotation Tools 5 months 3 weeks ago Frank D

I do not see an arrow icon. Here is a screenshot of what I see:

https://i.gyazo.com/b4f2567f85ede658e3c6b6e3df4faa98.png

The two "bent" arrows do nothing related to creating arrows on my screenshot.

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I Still Rate This Excellent Free Youtube Downloader 5 months 3 weeks ago sirpaul2

Attempted to download and run Freemake Video Downloader on Feb. 14, 2020. One can no longer download files in HD and/or MP3 (AAC only) formats for free. I kept getting a popup to 'upgrade to a paid version' for the ability to use those features.. Bummer!!!

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This Small Portable Screenshot Tool Includes Annotation Tools 5 months 3 weeks ago rhiannon

I have and use Greenshot. It's a good program. I like this one more, it meshes almost seamlessly with how I work. Which is why it's good there are so many screen shot programs, one size doesn't fit all. :)

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This Small Portable Screenshot Tool Includes Annotation Tools 5 months 3 weeks ago rhiannon

I'm not sure what you mean by enable arrows.

To create arrows, I open the editor, click on the arrow icon (single or double), choose a color and set line width in the pop up box, then click and drag the mouse to make a line with an arrow point, and release the mouse button when the arrow is where I want it to end.

If it's a different arrow feature you're looking for, I'm not sure what it would be. This is the arrow feature I'm familiar with in these types of programs. If I'm missing something please let me know. I'll be happy to amend the article.

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This Small Portable Screenshot Tool Includes Annotation Tools 5 months 3 weeks ago arturo52

Greenshot is all you need. Has all this and much more.

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This Small Portable Screenshot Tool Includes Annotation Tools 5 months 3 weeks ago Frank D

I liked the program until I found that there were no controls to enable arrows, even though they advertised that feature.

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This Small Portable Screenshot Tool Includes Annotation Tools 5 months 3 weeks ago rhiannon

I'd say that's a good recommendation. :)

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This Small Portable Screenshot Tool Includes Annotation Tools 5 months 3 weeks ago rhiannon

I'll take a look at it, thanks for the tip.

There are a zillion screen capture tools, or so it seems somtimes.

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Alchemy Classic 5 months 3 weeks ago Jojo Yee No, it is not free for the Windows version, as stated in this review. view
This Small Portable Screenshot Tool Includes Annotation Tools 5 months 3 weeks ago EldonW

I have been using it for more than 10 years.

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This Small Portable Screenshot Tool Includes Annotation Tools 5 months 3 weeks ago Krunk

Just wanted to mention another of the upteen screen capture apps. I've been using PicPick Portable, but wanted something that loads a little quicker (we do get spoiled). Just yesterday, came across a portable freeware version of the now payware FastStone Capture. You can check out the last free version 5.3 over at PortableFreeware.com.
And thanks for all your tips, rhiannon.

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Alchemy Classic 5 months 3 weeks ago Hondoe1950

I followed your link to the Windows app and it isn't free.

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Explore the World from Four Basic Elements in this Thought Provoking Game 5 months 3 weeks ago RMIkeN

As hinted at in the first comment, a free Windows version of this game is apparently not available.

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Back Up Gmail to Your PC for Free 5 months 3 weeks ago rhiannon

I would contact Upsafe, I can't find anything definitive right now about the issue. They have chat and a support page on their site.

I'm assuming you've enabled the allow less secure apps setting in your google account.

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Explore the World from Four Basic Elements in this Thought Provoking Game 5 months 3 weeks ago Fairportfan

Since i don't currently have an Android tablet {a Surface GO is currently filling that ecological niche}, and i hate playing most games on a phone, i'll have to regretfully pass on this until it's either free for Windows or i get another Android tablet.

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Back Up Gmail to Your PC for Free 5 months 4 weeks ago tarachos

I received a notification from Google yesterday that they would no longer allow Upsafe to access my Gmail.

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Back Up Gmail to Your PC for Free 5 months 4 weeks ago docarbe

I've been using the Upsafe Gmail Backup Software on my home PC to backup my Gmail and this worked well until recently. I had problems with this software backing up my gmail account. So I logged off from the Upsafe software and reinstalled. When I restarted the app and selected, "Sign in with Google" and I enter my account details, I get the following message from Google via the Upsafe app - "This browser or app may not be secure. Learn more. Try using a different browser. If you’re already using a supported browser, you can refresh your screen and try again to sign in." Has anyone else experienced this problem and identified a solution? Thanks in advance. Steve

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Find and Copy Special Characters to Your Clipboard With This Free Online App 5 months 4 weeks ago rhiannon

That would seem to make the most sense.

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Find and Copy Special Characters to Your Clipboard With This Free Online App 5 months 4 weeks ago rolandflorida

I am inclined to believe it is another Windows 10 glitch that can not be explained.

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Find and Copy Special Characters to Your Clipboard With This Free Online App 5 months 4 weeks ago rhiannon

It's enabled on both my computers. It doesn't work on either.
FWIW this isn't the only time I've run across something that's supposed to appear and/or work in Windows 10 on the versions I use that isn't there or doesn't work. It may be my settings, I have things locked down pretty tight. Though how that would impact the Clipboard I don't know. ¯\_(ツ)_/¯

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Photoscape 5 months 4 weeks ago Fairportfan

Doesn't seem to include OpenCandy any more - instead i got an offer to install Chrome - the "yes" box was not selected, but then, i run Unchecky.

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Download 150,000+ Botanical and Natural History Illustrations for Free 5 months 4 weeks ago rhiannon

You're so welcome, I'm glad you like the site.

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Download 150,000+ Botanical and Natural History Illustrations for Free 5 months 4 weeks ago rhiannon

Awwww thank you. :)

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Download 150,000+ Botanical and Natural History Illustrations for Free 5 months 4 weeks ago jmjsquared

Thanks, once again, rhiannon. You always find and share the coolest stuff. :-)

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Download 150,000+ Botanical and Natural History Illustrations for Free 5 months 4 weeks ago indexman

Many thanks for doing the research for us. Ed

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Find and Copy Special Characters to Your Clipboard With This Free Online App 5 months 4 weeks ago rolandflorida

Windows key + V does work on my build 1909. You do not need to use the cloud, that is just an option to sync across devices.

Have you checked at Settings>System>Clipboard to see if "Clipboard history" is enabled?

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Find and Copy Special Characters to Your Clipboard With This Free Online App 5 months 4 weeks ago Fairportfan

But it's SUPPOSED to work in WIndows on the computer itself.

I try to not use the cloud.

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Find and Copy Special Characters to Your Clipboard With This Free Online App 5 months 4 weeks ago Jojo Yee

@Fairportfan, it is listed as one of the features "Paste from your cloud clipboard" in Windows 10 according to Microsoft's official webpage here: https://support.microsoft.com/en-my/help/4043948/windows-10-whats-new-in...

Try the Windows 10 November 2019 Update if it works for you. https://support.microsoft.com/en-my/help/4028685/windows-10-get-the-update

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Wallpaper of the Week: Lava Flowing Into the Ocean 5 months 4 weeks ago budchekov

Awesome rhiannon, thanks, yep, looks like Hawaii, :)

@Fairportfan,I was 'with' the lads and lady from the drummer auditions before L&L to Babbacombe Lee, I wonder if we know each other?

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Best Free Screen Capture Tool 5 months 4 weeks ago humpty

DuckCapture is WAY faster than Screenshot Captor. And Screenshot Captor is too intrusive, always asking you to get a new 60-day license with an obtrusive window that you cannot close.

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Wallpaper of the Week: Lava Flowing Into the Ocean 5 months 4 weeks ago rhiannon

Thanks, that looks amazing, wish I was there. :)

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Find and Copy Special Characters to Your Clipboard With This Free Online App 5 months 4 weeks ago rhiannon

Yup. Windows 10 has been challenging.

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Wallpaper of the Week: Lava Flowing Into the Ocean 6 months 6 hours ago Fairportfan

Here's a touristy thing about a big lava tube in Hawaii: https://www.gohawaii.com/fr/islands/hawaii-big-island/regions/kau/nahuku-thurston-lava-tube

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Find and Copy Special Characters to Your Clipboard With This Free Online App 6 months 6 hours ago Fairportfan

bah

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Find and Copy Special Characters to Your Clipboard With This Free Online App 6 months 10 hours ago rhiannon

It doesn't work on build 1809 or 1903 on my desktop or laptop. I don't have any clipboard utilities installed other than PureText. If I exit PureText it doesn't work. ¯\(º_o)/¯

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Wallpaper of the Week: Lava Flowing Into the Ocean 6 months 11 hours ago rhiannon

I didn't know there were different kinds of lava in different parts of the world, that's really interesting.

It could be the shutter speed wasn't all that slow, and no way to know if that's an original image that hasn't been altered. The waves are clear, so... ¯\(º_o)/¯

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Find and Copy Special Characters to Your Clipboard With This Free Online App 6 months 21 hours ago Fairportfan

Running build 1909 here and it doesn't - i hadn't heard that one and i tried it.

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Wallpaper of the Week: Lava Flowing Into the Ocean 6 months 21 hours ago Fairportfan

I wouldn't say the shutter speed was all THAT slow - look at the waves.

From the general appearance of the image, i'd say that's in Hawaii, and the lava there tends to be quite smooth and fluid.

Lava flows there form tubes, as the outer surface of the tube cools and the interior keeps flowing, leaving a hollow tube.

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I need more of this.. This post really worth checking out. Would like to stream like toy blast.

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Where to Download ISO Images for All Windows 10 Releases  6 months 1 day ago rolandflorida

The one I use I got from Major Geeks (but it is the Heidoc) and I forgot to mention the ad window.
You can minimize it, but you can not close it (as you said).

I know what you mean about the Firefox download box.

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Where to Download ISO Images for All Windows 10 Releases  6 months 1 day ago rhiannon

Thanks for reminder about  Firefox, I'm so used to seeing it that it didn't register.

I hadn't seen Windows-ISO-Downloader.
Rufus will download Windows versions but if I recall correctly (it's been a while since I used it) it doesn't access Office versions. Heidoc will download Windows and Office versions (https://www.techsupportalert.com/content/how-download-windows-10-iso-dir...) but requires you to download their program to access Microsoft servers.
I avoid them due to their advertising policy. A new window with ads opens when you run the program after installation. It runs as long as the program is open - it will only close when the program closes.
I understand the need for revenue to keep the site afloat - but having a window you didn't open on pop up on your desktop, that you can't close, that runs ads as long as you are using the program makes using the program unpleasant.

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Download 150,000+ Botanical and Natural History Illustrations for Free 6 months 1 day ago rhiannon

I'm glad you like them. I spent a lot of time there. :)

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Where to Download ISO Images for All Windows 10 Releases  6 months 1 day ago rolandflorida

Firefox shows where the download is from in the download box where you decide whether or not to download.
This shows the same download location you referenced.

There is an executable available, which does the same thing, but as software on your computer: Windows-ISO-Downloader.
I have used it for a few years. Seeing this article, I went to update and apparently it is based upon TechBench.
The update of February, 2020 showed 100% clean on VirusTotal.
It does not list Virtual Machines,

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Download 150,000+ Botanical and Natural History Illustrations for Free 6 months 2 days ago pvilan

Thanks rhiannon!
Wonderful web sites!
Peter

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Where to Download ISO Images for All Windows 10 Releases  6 months 3 days ago zachw

I mentioned Cayman Islands because I could find pretty much nothing about this website except for where it was registered and CI is well-known as a notorious tax haven that is home to many thousands of bogus companies (because it is so easy to register a company there). So that just adds to the "sketchiness" of the site (I mean just look at the Donate page with russian text.)

I am glad you did your due diligence and checked hashes, but don't feel it is responsible to send readers to a site like this. If these ISOs are available on a MS page, or if there is a comprehensive set of links TO MS, THAT is where you should send folks to.

Disappointed here.

end of rant.

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Where to Download ISO Images for All Windows 10 Releases  6 months 3 days ago rhiannon

I would add that all the ISO's I've downloaded at this site originate here:
https://software-download.microsoft.com
(with the version information appended to the URL)
Microsoft "hid" the download servers some time ago, there's no way to link directly to them.

For anyone wondering how to find out where a file is being downloaded from, this is easily checked in Google Chrome during download - open the downloads section. Works for all downloads. :)

 

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Where to Download ISO Images for All Windows 10 Releases  6 months 3 days ago rhiannon

Lol I would agree with you. :)

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Where to Download ISO Images for All Windows 10 Releases  6 months 3 days ago MidnightCowboy Me neither and considering the Cayman Islands has more company registrations than inhabitants I guess not all of them are engaged in malware distribuition. :) MC - Site Manager. view
Where to Download ISO Images for All Windows 10 Releases  6 months 3 days ago rhiannon

The location where a domain is registered is not something I consider a risk factor.
I prefer the tools you've listed above as part of making assessments, but everyone has their own criteria that works for them. ¯\_(ツ)_/¯

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Where to Download ISO Images for All Windows 10 Releases  6 months 3 days ago rhiannon

The site is an interface to Microsoft's servers. I checked the site before I posted it, as I do everything I write about. I've been using the site for quite a long time with no issues, the downloads have always checked out with hash utilities, and the Windows 7, 8.1 and 10 ISO's I use have all come from that site.

As always, everyone is free to make their own assessments (and I encourage you to do so) about downloads, websites and anything else that I post here.
We do not agree about the safety or legitimacy of this particular site safe and that's fine.

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Where to Download ISO Images for All Windows 10 Releases  6 months 3 days ago MidnightCowboy

Why would Cayman Islands registration automatically be suspect? MC - Site Manager.
https://zulu.zscaler.com/submission/137b7be0-371e-4319-b860-2848e1155546
https://www.virustotal.com/gui/url/c285b3429ddaae13972f0e452c044decc454c...
https://www.urlvoid.com/scan/tb.rg-adguard.net/

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Where to Download ISO Images for All Windows 10 Releases  6 months 3 days ago zachw

Seriously? rg-adguard.net? A whois only says that it is a company registered in the Cayman Islands. EVEN IF the site didn't look sketchy as F, you are suggesting download an operating system ISO (or any executable for that matter) from such a place? Have we learned nothing about malware in 2020?

Please, rhiannon, post a link in the article itself to a legit site providing ISOs and remove the link in the comment unless you can confirm that it is 100% legitimate.

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Best Free Wallpaper Changer 6 months 4 days ago naristov

There is another great app that will change your Windows 10 wallpaper daily from website like Nasa or Bing. It uses scheduler, so it won't eat your memory or CPU, it just changes wallpaper and shuts down. This app is called Picturethrill.
Check it out at:
http://picturethrill.com

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Where to Download ISO Images for All Windows 10 Releases  6 months 5 days ago rhiannon

Do you see 5 boxes to the left of the picture of the laptop? Type, Version,, Edition, Language, and Select File? The Windows versions are under the Select Type box, click the downward arrow on the right side of the box to get a list. If that's not what you're seeing I'd agree with MC.

WZ

 

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