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by ladybirdJ / October 22, 2010 5:23 PM PDT In reply to: Help, Windows display setting keeps resetting after startup I had this problem a couple of times also when i A month or so ago, I removed all the installed Windows Store apps from my PC, using CCleaner. After opening my pc again, i dsicover that all my files are basically gone. Also at this point, I'm considering working on my Linux skills too. http://cgmguide.com/windows-10/all-custom-settings-reset-themselves-on-reboot.php

Read More , I always switch this off. I uninstalled them when I upgraded to Win10. I'm doing a virus and spyware scan, but I don't think that's what went wrong. I may go back or switch to Linux.

Windows 10 Update Reset Everything

Hoping my printer works now but I don't have it in me to solve it tonight (UK time) but hopefully will resolve it soon... Brian AKA Bri the Tech Guy(my website is in my profile, if interested) It is useless to attempt to reason a man out of a thing he was never reasoned Reply Davin Peterson November 24, 2015 at 12:50 am Go to Control Panel - Network and Sharing Center - Change Advanced Settings. My Theme.

permalinkembedsavegive gold[–]Erazai 1 point2 points3 points 1 year ago(0 children)Only my PDF filetype had its default reset. Windows 7 SP1 and Windows 7 Platform Update were major updates. Reply Scott September 20, 2016 at 11:38 am The latest update (9-18-2016) removed all my trusted locations so that databases I wrote on my computer are no longer trusted. Reply Billt November 26, 2015 at 1:10 pm I'm sorry, but no where did microsoft tell us that this would be a fresh and or new install of windows 10.

What Microsoft needs in order to stop doing this crap, is a nice solid kick in the plums. Like watch reruns of the Muppet Show with my dog. You should be using wsus. I rolled back to a restore point just...

WTF????? It didnt reset videos and music, but reset pictures and web browser.. but yesterday I notice some random and annoying HDD thrashing, bit later on the windows update restart notification wants to restart the computer ... I agree with cpotter-2008.

Windows 10 Update Reset Settings

Thanks! Ask a new question Read More Configuration Desktops My Documents Windows 7 Related Resources solved Windows update stuck in loop after a factory reset Can't factory reset on my desktop (Lates Windows 10 Update Reset Everything All working fine... Nvidia Drivers by JohnJent / October 29, 2010 2:44 PM PDT In reply to: Windows Display keeps resetting after startup As a Systems Administrator and Technical Support person, I always try the simple

Under my USER file, I replaced the locations of all the main folders (Desktop, My Pictures, My Documents, etc) to A:\Users\Everin\etc instead of being on C:\Users\Everin\etc. navigate to this website The temporary profile would explain why your settings aren't saved. After restarting any number of times, it says "Preparing Desktop" again, and these issues have appeared: - the desktop loaded as completely black, with no images, and going to Personilize, I Flag Permalink Reply This was helpful (0) Collapse - Rights by psifis / October 22, 2010 1:34 PM PDT In reply to: Help, Windows display setting keeps resetting after startup Dear Ccleaner

  1. But what was not publicized in Microsoft’s fanfare was that the update very quietly reset your privacy settings, and reset the default apps back to Windows Store apps Don't Be Fooled!
  2. Tiles can add a lot of creative freedom.
  3. Hes goes nothing....
  4. I JUST installed W10 on many of my clients' computers, and I made sure to disable all the "metro" bloatware and change the defaults.
  5. The update shouldn't mess with users' settings! (And no, I did not upgrade using the Media Creation Tool.
  6. I'm not sure this is a step up from Windows 7.
  7. It has been clarified.

Do not post any offensive material Do not post personal information (address, email, phone number, etc.) Please remain respectful to users at all times. Reply Maureen Jones November 25, 2015 at 10:32 pm Thank you for all of your work. You can do better. More about the author All my defaults for pictures, videos, songs, and the web browser were reset to their shitty "metro app" counterparts.

Would be nice to try going Linux as a main system, but I'm a gamer, and a lot of my games require Windows... All rights reserved.REDDIT and the ALIEN Logo are registered trademarks of reddit inc.Advertise - technologyπRendered by PID 24673 on app-181 at 2017-01-18 20:25:00.849064+00:00 running 9ad7d27 country code: DE. There was a default theme, no shortcuts on desktop or start bar, all program history wiped from Start menu.I restored the locations of everything in my User folder, but there are

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Thank you for looking at my post so quickly. If you don’t want it in the c:\temp folder, then you can change that to anywhere you want. TechNet Products IT Resources Downloads Training Support Products Windows Windows Server System Center Browser   Office Office 365 Exchange Server   SQL Server SharePoint Products Skype for Business See all products They're more like Google than they'll ever admit on that point.

Can you still trust Microsoft? permalinkembedsavegive gold[–]Bonemesh 1 point2 points3 points 1 year ago(2 children)For me, after the Win10 update, I can't even change the default program for video files. When/if I disable updates I'll switch the update strategy to something like monthly or quarterly batch mode, i.e. http://cgmguide.com/windows-10/can-t-open-windows-update-or-desktop-properties.php When I have trouble with one, the other usually works. :P permalinkembedsaveparentgive gold[–]aman-singh9801 0 points1 point2 points 1 year ago(0 children)http://windows.microsoft.com/en-in/windows-10/windows-dvd-player permalinkembedsaveparentgive gold[–]indeepth0ught 4 points5 points6 points 1 year ago(0 children)Just to offer a correction,

It also constantly links itself to C:\Users\TEMP because it is broken.The new account works fine, but I want to find a way to fix the other account. This is your own fault. He is well qualified to work for them but should leave technology alone. I'm a power user and can deal but I'd feel for people who would struggle to set things up again.

So I installed Linux Mint by making it a duel boot. Reply Joe MacMillan November 23, 2015 at 6:42 pm Another change the latest update does. The same thing happened to me; instead of using my account's folder, it used a TEMP folder with nothing in it. Indeed, my Skype was replaced by something new called “Skype Video”.