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Will Microsoft still support the old lumia devices when 2017 arrives?

Q: Will Microsoft still support the old lumia devices when 2017 arrives?

Will Microsoft still support (like new updates or firmwares) the Lumia devices in the future or when the Surface Phone arrive?

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A: Will Microsoft still support the old lumia devices when 2017 arrives?

Yes for sure!! microsoft will support lumia devices(Windows 10). Surface phone will run the same OS as Lumia.

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A:Unsucessfully installed usb devices win 7 64 bit

Hello there,
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A:Devices and router teaming up to fry my brain

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I presume then, that although it may be somewhat important to be guided by the Memory QVL (simply because it seems so comprehensive), the Devices QVL can be ignored. Will proceed accordingly.

Frank
 

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A:USB devices keep dropping out

I'm not an expert on this, so perhaps wait for someone else's thoughts before doing anything. But I can tell you what I think is happening and what I would do.

I think that the compressor kicking on/shredder motor are generating some electrical noise on that circuit and your Power Supply Unit (PSU) is unable to properly handle the noise. That is a little disconcerting in itself.. but on top of that USB is 5V and hard drives also use 5V this makes me concerned about what that noise and/or voltage drop/spike is doing to the hard drive PCB.

What I would do, is plug your computer in to an Uninterruptable Power Supply (UPS), they are supposed to kick in if an undervoltage, overvoltage, or significant electrical noise is encountered. That should solve your problem. However, it is going to be somewhere around $50 or more (you can get cheaper ones, but I think the minimum that should be purchased is one that will interface with your computer, the real cheap ones won't). You can have your shredder and fridge on the same circuit still, but I would advise against plugging those devices into the UPS itself. The UPS will likely have 1 line of outlets that are not on the 'battery backup' side, and they obviously should be isolated from each other, but I would feel more comfortable if your fridge and shredder were not plugged in to the UPS unit at all.

So, if you can talk to your salesman, I would suggest to him that you think you need a better quality PSU. If he's going to charge you more for a better one (which he probably will), keep in mind that if the increase in price is more than the price of a UPS it probably isn't worth it.
 

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A:USB devices not loading

First,
​​​Unplug the USB device, and then plug the device back into the computer or hub.
if still not working...
Second,
In RUN, type : Devmgmt.msc
The device managaer opens...
On the Action Menu, click Scan for hardware changes...
Then ur PC should recognize ur USB device...
Third,
Restart ur computer...
Hopefully these three methods should work...​
 

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thanks all
 

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The board seems to be a P4 board. - IntelŪ Desktop Board - DQ963GS

However there does seem to be support for Core2 processros with BIOS updates. - Found 36 Compatible Processor(s) for Board "DQ965GF"
 

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I'm firmly set on the Lumia 920 right now. I've always had a thing for Nokia handsets, and until Android hit the scene I only ever owned them. Plus, I don't think I'll miss the lack of storage expansion (my SGS3 has 16GB now and I'm only using 1GB of it!), and I think Nokia will be quicker and more supportive with its own apps than Samsung will be.
 

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My understanding is that

a given system(A) may be attached to a domain OR
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A:Razer Onza or Microsoft controller for Windows?

Do you already own a wireless 360 controller? You can use a 360 controller on your PC if you add one of these. I use it and it works fine.
http://www.amazon.com/Xbox-360-Wire...FCT2/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1331256805&sr=8-1
 

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The PC was working yesterday and was running Ubuntu off of a CD.

Hard to imagine what could be wrong outside of a motherboard problem, but then that's what I'm asking. Any other reasonable things to try?

Best Regards to all,

David
 

A:BIOS does not detect any devices

fulo said:





Hi All -

I'm helping a friend in need whose HP Pavillion p6320y does not detect any devices during startup. I.e., the brief startup shows memory being found properly, but when listing drives 1 - 4, none are found.

Looking in the bios, and noting all settings for drives, then reloading default settings (hoping for bios corruption) gave the same result. All the settings were the same after resetting to default (and no drives were found).

The PC was working yesterday and was running Ubuntu off of a CD.

Hard to imagine what could be wrong outside of a motherboard problem, but then that's what I'm asking. Any other reasonable things to try?

Best Regards to all,

DavidClick to expand...

The bios has probably been setup to use AHCI or onboard RAID functionality. In those cases, HDD manipulation will be handed over to the appropriate software sitting on the boards ROM. So, it'll definitely not show up in bios.
 

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A:No audio devices installed

List any Problem Devices

Make sure devices are connected and powered on
Click Start->Run, enter: msinfo32. Click the + sign next to Components to expand it
Click Problem Devices. Anything appear?
If yes, click on it, Ctrl-A to select all, Ctrl-C to copy it, Ctrl-V to paste into next post
On the other hand, if no devices are listed, tell me so
Generate and attach a DirectX report

Click Start->Run, enter dxdiag and click OK
===> If you?re running 32 bit Windows, dxdiag will launch on its own
===> If you?re running 64 bit Windows, you?ll see 64-bit DxDiag. Click it to launch the 64-bit version of dxdiag
Notice progress in lower left window corner
When done, click Save Information button and save to your Desktop
In TechSpot window, use the paper clip icon to attach the report. (If you don't see icon you may need to first click Go Advanced)

 

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A:Dell Inspiron says "no bootable devices" with brand new hard drive

Probably a silly question, but is anything on the hard drive, like an O.S.? Has the "new" hard drive already been formatted? I'm only asking for sometimes some of my clients will go behind my back and install things like hard drives on their own and try to load an O.S. on them, failing to go through the formatting process, and they in the end either through frustration or embarrassment wind up calling me to drive to their house and fix their problem, like installing the O.S. properly.

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A:All devices in USB ports install as Unknown

It's another long shot but again, is easy to do, so give it a try. You have the same symptoms so try the same trick as in this thread Driver failure, unknown devices in USB controller. It worked there. Maybe for you too> <fingers crossed>





LookinAround said:





I've seen this trick work on only just a couple occasions but is easy so is also worth a try for your symptoms

Shut down computer. Unplug from the wall. Remove battery if its a laptop. Let it sit for an hour or two to discharge power. Then plug back in and try again.

Hope it may help <fingers crossed>Click to expand...


 

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A:Wireless N Support for PS3?

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The AMD Athlon II X2 250 is not supported by your motherboard according to Asus' website.
 

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fnugen,
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No IPv support on new Belkin routers per Belkin tech support Subject Support for IPv on the Play Max Wireless Router Does the Play Max Wireless Router support IPv on the WAN side LAN side or both Thank you in advance Discussion Thread Response Santosh B C AM Hi Thank you for contacting Belkin Technical Support Thank you for taking the time to write to us We understand that you want to configure the router with IP V Ip address We are sorry to state that Belkin router can only be configured for Internet protocol TCP IP version Thank you Should you have any further questions please take a moment to review our Knowledge Base at belkin com support or let us know Please ensure that in order to reply to this email or access any attachments you must follow the link shown above and click update at the bottom of the email to be able to respond Do not reply as we will not receive your email Santosh B C Technical Support Agent Belkin Technical Support Customer C M AM nbsp

A:No IPv6 support on new belkin routers

Well time to look at the Cisco Linksys E3000 instead. As that's where I headed for. Why over the Easter Weekend I was helping my brother-in-law setup his free Cisco Linksys 802.1n from Cox Communcations. He and I have Cox both have the same plan. But I didn't see what the fact that his wireless 802.11n downloads was very quick. Even though be both have Power Boost, his E2000 is quicker than Belkin N+. Wow! An on the Gizmo site online there is a short review on E3000 in 802.11n mode and it's quick. There is EnGenius ESR9850 that's suppose to be showing 700mbps on LAN to WAN and WAN to LAN on wired connections where P2P is showing 19,721 max connections instead of the norm 200 max simulations connections. As 802.11n is over 100mbps too.This is 10/100/1000mbps the NPU is all-in-one SOC meaning the wireless chipset is integrated into the chip. NPU speed is 384MHz and the onboard RAM is 32MB. Online this wireless 802.11n router is only $49 to $59 on some sites. Belkin N+ V2 uses this setup, but looks like some other companies have spiked up the firmware or hardware to get max connections speeds.

After two years of owning first Belkin N+ it has served me very well. But like all PCB wireless routers they tend to degrade and start acting up after heavy duty usage like I have place this router though. Plus these newer routers seem to have full speed ahead not like 2008, 2009 where they seem to be half speed. 2010 wireless routers not all but those I've mentions are set to the max instead of mid-way! Gig connection is suppose to be 600-700mbps not 100-200mbps.
 

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Here's my mobo info:

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A:Which processors will my motherboard support?

Here you go: http://www.intel.com/support/motherboards/desktop/d102ggc2/sb/CS-026580.htm
 

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Yeap, apparently there was an update for trim support with RAID 0, 1, and 10 (not 5).

Now, this is really interesting news to me, as I want to buy a couple of SSDs for my new build, and put in RAID 0.

Now, this update is apparently only for Intel Rapid Storage Technology. Reading around, I can't figure out of this would include the P55 chipset.

Can anyone answer this?
 

A:Trim support and RAID - update question

Any Intel I/O controller hub that supports RAID from ICH7R onwards (so from 945P chipset), including the P55 family (which has an integrated Platform Controller Hub).

For any other thread viewers interested:
Driver here http://downloadcenter.intel.com/detail_desc.aspx?agr=N&ProductID=&DwnldID=15251
All drives in the array must of course support TRIM



Definitely a step in the right direction !
 

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i had a problem with the blue screen error quot unmountable boot volume quot an have tried evrything possible to fix to bootable No devices? no avail so i used seatools to completely erase my HDD the erase was sucessful but now when i turn No bootable devices? my computer on it say quot no bootable devices enter bootable cd an press any key quot i recently purchased windows online because the windows vista home premium OS that was on my computer originally was pre installed and i only have a repair cd which i had to locate online so anyway i burnt the Iso file i bought from windows onto a dvd popped it in an press enter i still No bootable devices? get the same message quot no bootable devices press any key and enter quot when i put the vista repair cd in however it works fine an i can acess the repair computer function i knw for a fact i have burnt the iso correctly but i still keep getting the quot no bootable devices quot error whenever i try to do a clean install of windows can anybody help me out here any suggestions would be helpful nbsp

A:No bootable devices?

What specific version of Windows 7 do you have?

You do know know that completely erase the HDD means COMPLETELY erase the hdd right? That means you have no operating system installed. The repair CD won't help all it does is repair; you need an install CD.

You bought Windows 7 right? Why don't you pop that CD in?
 

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Hi,

So I'm looking at a new motherboard. It will be using an intel core i5-750 processor. I also have a gtx 260. I found a motherboard on newegg that has Crossfire support. Does that mean it will also support SLI? Here is the link.
http://www.newegg.ca/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16813130246

Any help would be appreciated. Also if it isnt suggestions for a 100-200 dollar mobo with SLI support would be appreciated but It needs to run the core i5-750 as well.
 

A:Motherboard SLI/Crossfire support

I've been wondering the same thing myself. I have an MSI mobo which I know supports Crossfire, but my video card is Nvidia.
 

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Gigabyte GA-X58A-UD3R

Asus P6X58D Premium


I heard the gigabytes UD3R's usb 3.0 get cancelled when using crossfire or sli? Does Asus Premium does the same?

thank you for your answers, would help me alot

Explain in detail if you can please..
 

A:Motherboard Gigabyte or Asus? Which one fully support usb 3.0 and crossfire?

I heard the gigabytes UD3R's usb 3.0 get cancelled when using crossfire or sli?Click to expand...

That does not seem very probable. What's the source of this information?

Both ASUS and Gigabyte are great brands. Just get the board that comes in cheaper as long as they have the same feature set.
 

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internal
No bootable devices--strike F1 to retry boot, F2 for setup utility
Press F5 to run onboard diagnostics

help please

Edit: the beeping sound = 2 short beeps
 

A:No bootable devices

I think your system's bios is not reading the HDD; check the bios though to make sure.

Edit:
If it is listing it; it means it is detecting it but there are some issues.
 

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I want to be able to print from any of my workstations directly to the printer. It is not a networked printer, as it connects directly to the Windows XP desktop PC.

Is this possible? If so, how? Everything is hard-wired to a wireless router except for the laptop which uses the wireless capabilities.

Thanks in advance.
 

A:3 Devices; 1 Printer How to share the printer?

Networking

Yes just make sure that all pc's or laptops have the same ID, for the networking then make sure that all of them see the printer.
 

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Here's an idea. Check Thermaltake's product specification page.
Are you attempting to win the title of "Most threads started that could be answered by a simple Google search" ?
 

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A:Can this build support 100% of actual games and probably next gen games?

All these items are worth:

$995 shipped ($1000)
 

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I'm going to buy a GTX8800 for my pc, but before that I will need to upgrade my PSU because it has only 250W ( i-cute china brand ), it definetly not sufficient to run GTX 8800. I have found this PSU on ebay

cgi.ebay. co. uk /NEW-650-w-SATA-PC-PSU-POWER-SUPPLY-SILENT-120mm-FAN_W0QQitemZ140332178693QQcmdZViewItemQQptZUK_Computing_PowerSupplies_EH?hash=item20ac731d05

I'm not sure does it fit for my new video card or not.

Experts please help me !!
 

A:Question: Which PSU to support GTX8800? PSU upgrading

You're better off getting a branded PSU from Corsair, OCZ, etc. I doubt that one from eBay will actually output 650W...
Also is the 8800 GTX even in production any more? Even if it is you're better off spending your money on a Radeon 5750 or something, which would probably cost about the same.
 

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A:Windows are support?

If you are running a Windows XP 64 bit, you must get Windows 7 64 bit. 32 bit Windows XP needs 32 bit Windows 7. Don't worry about the geforce 8500gt now. Install Windows 7 and the required video driver updates will take care of the issue
 

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