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  2. Secret Windows bug/fix ?

    Maybe give up and get an iPad. Joking of course. As for images on websites getting downloaded instead of displaying the full size I had something like that happen over ten years ago, and from what I remember it was either some corruption in my Firefox profile (which was common long ago after too many version upgrades), or it was mis-configured, don't remember which thought.
  3. Winapp2.ini additions

    Too bad CCleaner (or some other tool) doesn't exist to completely simplify and hasten the ability to make new cleaning entries/routines for the lot of repeating sub-folder structures without having to make unique individual cleaners which seems to be a reoccurring theme for Win10.
  4. Malay Translation for CCleaner

    Thanks for your interest, I have passed your information onto the relevant teams. They should email you shortly with information on how the translation process works.
  5. Thanks Augeas, I really appreciate your insights. I might have to 'let go' of the material and ponder on impermanence a little more. Cheers George
  6. Ccleaner licensenumber windows vs Mac

    May be best to contact Piriform directly. https://support.piriform.com/hc/en-us/requests/new
  7. without kaspersky 2019 works fine
  8. Secret Windows bug/fix ?

    The cable is the Samsung one that came with the phone. I've been keeping a closer eye on it. The charging indicator is coming up on the phone, and it is charging if I'm not browsing. So it looks like at certain times I'm draining it faster than its charging. Either the laptop is not putting as much power through the port, I'm downloading more than I used to, or the phone is now taking more power to connect to the mobile mast for some reason. (Maybe they are working on the nearest mast and I'm connecting to one further away?). It may just be time for a new battery for the phone, it is getting on a bit. But there again I've noticed another few strange things since last Patch Tuesday. Take the case of another forum (vBulletin) where I have uploaded some screenshots; if I click on the uploaded screenshot in the post to get a larger view it also downloads a copy to my Downloads folder. I can repeat this reliably with other screenshots there, click to expand and it downloads as well. It seems to be only my uploaded images and only on that one forum? Never used to do it before.
  9. That info is being plucked from the internet somewhere. If you really only have the first fragment of the file, as described above, then there's no practical way to retrieve and join the other fragments without professional help. Other recovery software might make a wild guess, but that's all it is. If it's a commercial album then what you want is available elsewhere, easily and cheaply.
  10. Thanks for responding Augeas. What I do get is the full file info, ie: Song title, artist, Album but nothing past approx 30 seconds. Do you think Recuva is the right tool? Other there any others you would recommend? Thanks G
  11. A deep scan runs a mormal scan first, so any files and folders listed are from the normal scan. A deep scan does not access the MFT so file names and folders can't be extracted. A file found by the deep scan will have a file name of [001234].ext, no path info and will always be in an excellent state. However a deep scan can, and will, only retrieve the first extent of a fragmented file, as there is no information available to link file fragments together. The other fragments may still exist but there is no way to link them without significant skill or professional help. This may be your problem.
  12. There are several Windows Store Apps in Winapp.ini that are not correct for Windows 10 systems. They are: [Twitter Metro] [Bing Search] [Bing Finance] [Bing Maps] [Bing News] [Bing Sports] [Bing Travel] [Facebook Metro] These should be restricted to Windows 8/8.1 systems and the proper Windows 10 Apps cleaning modules generated for Windows 10 systems.
  13. I have a Seagate 2TB USB hard drive. I deleted a music folder of mp3 files and have not used the hard disk for any other purpose since. The Deep scan retrieves all file information including folders but the files, which average 2mb have been reduced to as little as 300Kb. I'd appreciate your help. George K. Double A Jazz Band - Ponchartrain Blues.mp3
  14. The .reg file I posted above I've tested and it works on Win10 Home, i.e.; import the .reg file (perhaps reboot although I don't know if that's necessary). Then launch CCleaner, and it no longer will have the pop-up dialog complaining about Edge. Edit: Those registry keys don't exist, which is what the .reg file I supplied will create.
  15. See here, I posted a .reg file a while back that in my testing on Win10 Home works: https://forum.piriform.com/topic/53177-how-to-disable-pre-launching-and-pre-loading-so-ccleaner-can-fully-clean-edge/?do=findComment&comment=302353
  16. The technical documentation staff seem to have used cut & paste in writing the instructions as to how to inhibit Edge's background activity. The instructions for the two different Group Policy settings addressed are the same. q.v. "... Find and double-click on the policy called ‘Allow Microsoft Edge to pre-launch at Windows startup, when the system is idle, and each time Microsoft Edge is closed’ Set the policy to ‘Enabled’ Under ‘Options’ you’ll see a ‘Configure pre-launch’ dropdown. Please select ‘Prevent pre-launching’ Find and double-click on the policy called ‘Allow Microsoft Edge to start and load the Start and New Tab page at Windows startup and each time Microsoft Edge is closed’ Set the policy to ‘Enabled’ Under ‘Options’ you’ll see a ‘Configure pre-launch’ dropdown. Please select ‘Prevent pre-launching’ …" Better attention to detail in a lackadaisical world would be welcome. Eases frustration in a frustrating matter.
  17. See here for similar situation https://forum.piriform.com/topic/52495-not-permitted-in-current-location/?tab=comments#comment-299959
  18. Hi. I'm from Spain and I got problems every time I try opening CCLEANER 5.53.x I have Jazztel ISP provider. I view in whatsismyip.com webpage the IP geolocation and its appears to be from Spain. I don't know why this occur. I can't use the program in none of my network computers. All having the same problem. I try to shutdown the ISP router to obtain another public IP, but I have the same problem. What can I do? Sorry my english. Thanks.
  19. Winapp2.ini additions

    New entry: [Windows File Manager *] [Windows File Manager *] DetectOS=10.0| LangSecRef=3031 Detect=HKCU\Software\Classes\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\AppModel\SystemAppData\Microsoft.WindowsFileManager_8wekyb3d8bbwe Default=False FileKey1=%LocalAppData%\Packages\Microsoft.WindowsFileManager_*\AC\INet*|*.*|RECURSE FileKey2=%LocalAppData%\Packages\Microsoft.WindowsFileManager_*\AC\Temp|*.*|RECURSE FileKey3=%LocalAppData%\Packages\Microsoft.WindowsFileManager_*\LocalCache\Local\*|*.*|REMOVESELF FileKey4=%LocalAppData%\Packages\Microsoft.WindowsFileManager_*\LocalCache\LocalLow\Microsoft\CryptnetUrlCache\*|*.*|RECURSE FileKey5=%LocalAppData%\Packages\Microsoft.WindowsFileManager_*\LocalCache\LocalLow\Temp|*.*|RECURSE FileKey6=%LocalAppData%\Packages\Microsoft.WindowsFileManager_*\LocalCache\Roaming\*|*.*|REMOVESELF FileKey7=%LocalAppData%\Packages\Microsoft.WindowsFileManager_*\LocalCache\Temp|*.*|REMOVESELF FileKey8=%LocalAppData%\Packages\Microsoft.WindowsFileManager_*\TempState|*.*|RECURSE New entry: [OneDrive *] [OneDrive *] DetectOS=10.0| LangSecRef=3031 Detect=HKCU\Software\Classes\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\AppModel\SystemAppData\microsoft.microsoftskydrive_8wekyb3d8bbwe Default=False FileKey1=%LocalAppData%\Packages\microsoft.microsoftskydrive_*\AC\INet*|*.*|RECURSE FileKey2=%LocalAppData%\Packages\microsoft.microsoftskydrive_*\AC\NVIDIA Corporation\NV_Cache|*.* FileKey3=%LocalAppData%\Packages\microsoft.microsoftskydrive_*\AC\Temp|*.*|RECURSE FileKey4=%LocalAppData%\Packages\microsoft.microsoftskydrive_*\LocalCache|*.*|RECURSE FileKey5=%LocalAppData%\Packages\microsoft.microsoftskydrive_*\LocalState\Logs|*.log FileKey6=%LocalAppData%\Packages\microsoft.microsoftskydrive_*\TempState|*.*|RECURSE Modified entry: [Shell Experience Host *] Based on the latest Windows 10 file structure in Packages for this App [Shell Experience Host *] DetectOS=10.0| LangSecRef=3031 Detect=HKCU\Software\Classes\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\AppModel\SystemAppData\Microsoft.Windows.ShellExperienceHost_cw5n1h2txyewy Default=False FileKey1=%LocalAppData%\Packages\Microsoft.Windows.ShellExperienceHost_*\AC\INet*|*.*|RECURSE FileKey2=%LocalAppData%\Packages\Microsoft.Windows.ShellExperienceHost_*\AC\Microsoft\Windows\*|*.*|REMOVESELF FileKey3=%LocalAppData%\Packages\Microsoft.Windows.ShellExperienceHost_*\AC\Temp|*.*|RECURSE FileKey4=%LocalAppData%\Packages\Microsoft.Windows.ShellExperienceHost_*\LocalCache|*.*|RECURSE FileKey5=%LocalAppData%\Packages\Microsoft.Windows.ShellExperienceHost_*\TempState|*.*|RECURSE Modified entry: [Print 3D *] Changed name from [Print3D] to [Print 3D *] Based on the latest Windows 10 file structure in Packages for this App [Print 3D *] DetectOS=10.0| LangSecRef=3031 Detect=HKCU\Software\Classes\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\AppModel\SystemAppData\Microsoft.Print3D_8wekyb3d8bbwe Default=False FileKey1=%LocalAppData%\Packages\Microsoft.Print3D_*\AC\INet*|*.*|RECURSE FileKey2=%LocalAppData%\Packages\Microsoft.Print3D_*\AC\Microsoft\CryptnetUrlCache\*|*.*|RECURSE FileKey3=%LocalAppData%\Packages\Microsoft.Print3D_*\AC\NVIDIA Corporation\NV_Cache|*.* FileKey4=%LocalAppData%\Packages\Microsoft.Print3D_*\AC\Temp|*.*|RECURSE FileKey5=%LocalAppData%\Packages\Microsoft.Print3D_*\LocalCache|*.*|RECURSE FileKey6=%LocalAppData%\Packages\Microsoft.Print3D_*\LocalState\Cache|*.*|RECURSE FileKey7=%LocalAppData%\Packages\Microsoft.Print3D_*\TempState|*.*|RECURSE Modified entry: [Paint 3D *] Based on the latest Windows 10 file structure in Packages for this App [Paint 3D *] DetectOS=10.0| LangSecRef=3031 Detect=HKCU\Software\Classes\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\AppModel\SystemAppData\Microsoft.MSPaint_8wekyb3d8bbwe DetectFile=%LocalAppData%\Packages\Microsoft.MSPaint_8wekyb3d8bbwe Default=False FileKey1=%LocalAppData%\Packages\Microsoft.MSPaint_*\AC\INet*|*.*|RECURSE FileKey2=%LocalAppData%\Packages\Microsoft.MSPaint_*\AC\Microsoft\CryptnetUrlCache\*|*.*|RECURSE FileKey3=%LocalAppData%\Packages\Microsoft.MSPaint_*\AC\NVIDIA Corporation\NV_Cache|*.* FileKey4=%LocalAppData%\Packages\Microsoft.MSPaint_*\AC\Temp|*.*|RECURSE FileKey5=%LocalAppData%\Packages\Microsoft.MSPaint_*\LocalCache|*.*|RECURSE FileKey6=%LocalAppData%\Packages\Microsoft.MSPaint_*\LocalState\Projects\WorkingFolder*|*.*|REMOVESELF FileKey7=%LocalAppData%\Packages\Microsoft.MSPaint_*\LocalState\Textures|*.* FileKey8=%LocalAppData%\Packages\Microsoft.MSPaint_*\TempState|*.*|RECURSE Modified entry: [Alarms and Clocks *] Changed name from [Alarms *] to [Alarms and Clocks *] Based on the latest Windows 10 file structure in Packages for this App [Alarms and Clocks *] DetectOS=10.0| LangSecRef=3031 Detect=HKCU\Software\Classes\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\AppModel\SystemAppData\Microsoft.WindowsAlarms_8wekyb3d8bbwe Default=False FileKey1=%LocalAppData%\Packages\Microsoft.WindowsAlarms_*\AC\INet*|*.*|RECURSE FileKey2=%LocalAppData%\Packages\Microsoft.WindowsAlarms_*\AC\NVIDIA Corporation\NV_Cache|*.* FileKey3=%LocalAppData%\Packages\Microsoft.WindowsAlarms_*\AC\Temp|*.*|RECURSE FileKey4=%LocalAppData%\Packages\Microsoft.WindowsAlarms_*\LocalCache|*.*|RECURSE FileKey5=%LocalAppData%\Packages\Microsoft.WindowsAlarms_*\LocalState|*.*|RECURSE FileKey6=%LocalAppData%\Packages\Microsoft.WindowsAlarms_*\TempState|*.*|RECURSE Modified entry: [Tips *] Based on the latest Windows 10 file structure in Packages for this App [Tips *] DetectOS=10.0| LangSecRef=3031 Detect=HKCU\Software\Classes\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\AppModel\SystemAppData\Microsoft.Getstarted_8wekyb3d8bbwe Default=False FileKey1=%LocalAppData%\Packages\Microsoft.Getstarted_*\AC\INet*|*.*|RECURSE FileKey2=%LocalAppData%\Packages\Microsoft.Getstarted_*\AC\Microsoft\CryptnetUrlCache\*|*.*|RECURSE FileKey3=%LocalAppData%\Packages\Microsoft.Getstarted_*\AC\NVIDIA Corporation\NV_Cache|*.* FileKey4=%LocalAppData%\Packages\Microsoft.Getstarted_*\AC\Temp|*.*|RECURSE FileKey5=%LocalAppData%\Packages\Microsoft.Getstarted_*\LocalCache|*.*|RECURSE FileKey6=%LocalAppData%\Packages\Microsoft.Getstarted_*\LocalState\Cache|*.*|RECURSE FileKey7=%LocalAppData%\Packages\Microsoft.Getstarted_*\TempState|*.*|RECURSE
  20. As Moondoggy stated, they do not have the key that you reference, therefore can't follow this direction. " Specifically the MicrosoftEdge key in HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Policies\Microsoft\MicrosoftEdge\Main." I, too am having this problem - the key you reference doesn't exist. Please help with an alternative method. I'm using Windows 10 Home and do not have access to gpedit, either.
  21. Winapp2.ini additions

    Here we go again... I have high end Nvidia GPUs on my systems and my Nvidia driver software up in the 400 series of releases. Once the 400 series of drivers were released the location of the NVidia code in Store Apps moved from the Temp location to it's own dedicated location as shown in the pic below. And there is nothing wrong with my Nvidia driver installations. And in addition, many of the cleaning modules in Winapp2.ini for Store Apps are not current with the file structures now in the Packages folder or they apply to Windows 8/8.1 and not Windows 10. IF APMichael and Winapp2 (Robert) do not want updates to keep up with Microsoft changes, then I'll stop posting them and go another route. And BTW...scan back through this forum thread and observe the number of times SMalik has posted many changes in rapid sequence.
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  23. Winapp2.ini additions

    Make up your minds or just leave it as it originally was, getting tired of editing my own winapp2.ini to be compliant.
  24. Secret Windows bug/fix ?

    For me it has only happened that one time. Perhaps it's the charge cable, since folks nowadays will use just about any cable to charge something sometimes with hardware damaging results. I remember buying a USB Type-C cable branded by Amazon and it had nothing but connection issues but it wasn't certified (just cheap junk) so it got a one way trip into the rubbish bin, however buying a certified cable solved the issues.
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    Thank you!
  26. Winapp2.ini additions

    Looks like there is a Tsunami in this thread. Why do we have to add "NVIDIA Corporation/NV_Cache" location in all the Microsoft Store apps? NVIDIA Shader Cache (NVIDIA Corporation/NV_Cache) files get created into "%LocalAppData%\Temp" and some apps' Temp folders. We already have Microsoft Store apps' Temp locations covered in the app entries. NVIDIA Shader Cache does not target all apps. If someone is having NVIDIA Shader Cache files created in other locations, there is some thing wrong with their NVIDIA driver installation. They would need a clean install of the driver. https://forums.geforce.com/default/topic/738794/hello-and-how-to-remove-folder-/ https://forums.gearboxsoftware.com/t/nvidia-cards-and-the-shader-cache-in-windows/1573020 The owner of Winapp2.ini should take control back. It was so nice before and It is getting so annoying now. Everyday, some people start something weird here.
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