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cant open store in my lumia 640xl

Q: cant open store in my lumia 640xl

there is an update for the store and for the other apps then I tap "update all" after that I go exit from the store,then I try to get back to the store but it wont open,i've notice that eventhough I cant enter the store,the other apps has been updated,but still cant open the store,need help pls...

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A:External hard drive stopped working, only shows up as Local Disk -- won't open

Hi, first I would run the Seagate diagnostics to check the hard drive is still healthy following this guide.



Identify the make of your hard drive and then use one of the links below to get the manufacturers diagnostic for ISO CD. Burn the image file to a CD, boot the PC with the disc in the drive and run the diagnostics. You first need to set the CD drive to 1st in the boot order in the Bios setup.

If you do not have an image burner use this free software to make the CD.

http://www.isoimageburner.com/



ExcelStor: http://www.excelstor.com/eng/support.php?sub_id=3

Hitachi/IBM: http://www.hitachigst.com/support/downloads/

Samsung: http://www.samsung.com/global/business/hdd/support/downloads/support_in_es.html

Seagate, Maxtor & Quantum:http://www.seagate.com/www/en-us/support/downloads

Western Digital:http://support.wdc.com/product/download.asp?lang=en

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Toshiba Fujitsu: http://sdd.toshiba.com/main.aspx?Path=SoftwareUtilities#diagnostic

If you have a Toshiba hard drive I would suggest the use of the diagnostics from the Seagate link as this will work on all makes of drive and on any OS.Click to expand...

It sounds likely that the circuitry in the drive enclosure is failing (or the drive), if the test won't run then remove the drive from the enclosure and purchase a USB Hard Drive adapter, or use the internal connections in a desktop PC to connect the drive. This should allow you to run the test and/or extract all the files.

If the test runs ok with the drive connected to another PC internally, or with a USB adapter then you will know for sure that it is the enclosure that has failed.
 

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A:My DVD/CD door doesn't open

There is a hole in front of the DVD drive. insert a pin and push.

Here is a sample image
 

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A:How do you open a Packard Bell Easynote s4?

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A:Can’t open high graphic games

What is the make of your graphics card?
 

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A:Programs won't open on XP if computer not used for hours

turn off hibernate.
 

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A:Asus M4A78 Pro BIOS won't open... shuts off after 15 seconds

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OR:
Is there any programs that can actually open ports on ur router for you?
cause im too lazy to do all that command promt stuff. but if using command prompt is the only wy ill do it.

Can u also teach me how to forward those ports to your router so that outside sources can access them.
 

A:How to open ports on your router

ragne2 said:





I was wondering on how to open ports so i can run a server and be a host.

Is there any programs that can actually open ports on ur router for you?
cause im too lazy to do all that command promt stuff. but if using command prompt is the only wy ill do it.Click to expand...

Opening a port is a goofy term - - let's start with just using a port.
For a port to exist, some program creates a socket and then uses it to LISTEN for connections. You can see this with (command prompt tool) netstat -oan
Programs which are awaiting connections show up like

Code:
TCP 0.0.0.0:[B]135 [/B]0.0.0.0:0 LISTENING
TCP 0.0.0.0:[B]445 [/B]0.0.0.0:0 LISTENING
TCP 0.0.0.0:[B]1030 [/B]0.0.0.0:0 LISTENING
TCP 0.0.0.0:[B]3389 [/B]0.0.0.0:0 LISTENING
TCP 0.0.0.0:[B]4186 [/B]0.0.0.0:0 LISTENING
TCP 0.0.0.0:[B]8019 [/B]0.0.0.0:0 LISTENING
TCP 0.0.0.0:[B]44334 [/B]0.0.0.0:0 LISTENING
TCP 0.0.0.0:[B]44501 [/B]0.0.0.0:0 LISTENING
the nnn are the 'port numbers' created by the program.

Q? Which ports are open? A: only those that exist, eg: port 135 is open, and port 136 is closed (ie doesn't exist).
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HOWEVER, that's only one-third of the story; two other conditions must be met

the firewall on that system must be configured to ALLOW traffic to the specific port(s) desired
and, if a system not on your LAN needs access to a program on that system, then
the router must port forward
Consider this network
Code:

ISP==modem/router
|
+ ------- System A
|
+-------- System B

if System A has the program (and the port is listening and the firewall allows)
then System B can get to it without concern for the router at all.[*]

Now if your friend in New York wants to connect to System A located in Los Angeles,
then the router must port foward.

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so first you need to arrange to have System A use a static IP address on your router.
Once that's correct, then, using the documentation for the program on system A, you add a port forward like
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A:DVD drive won't electronically open

Can you navigate to the drive using 'My Computer' on W XP or 'Computer' on Vista and 7?

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A:Can't open documents on my flash drives

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A:I can't open my partitons using double click or explore

you need your Install CD, login as Admin and get a command prompt;
enter SFC /SCANNOW {a space after the C & before the /}
 

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Thanks in advance
 

A:Sound output goes down when I open Counter-Strike

Have you updated the video cards drivers or checked for a resource conflict (any yellow exclamation marks) in the Device Manager?
 

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A:Can't open "My Docs" on slave drive

How to take ownership of a file or a folder in Windows XP
 

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Here is what I have done.
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c) I have swapped the MOBO with an identical (Gigabyte 770-UD3 with no on board video) and same exact thing.

Will be grateful for any input.
 

A:PC not POSTing. Will not turn off and DVD tray does not open

First of all check all your connections to make sure they are secure.

When you tried the new mobo did you use your current cpu?

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There is a butt load of info in the guides section in the forums.
 

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A:How should I store my laptop?

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A:CD/DVD drive won't open

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Xp
http://www.dougknox.com/xp/scripts_desc/xp_cd_dvd_fix.htm

Vista:
http://support.microsoft.com/kb/929461/en-us

Once complete, please restart
 

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A:How to open Dell Optiplex case?

Hi stephen1711, :wave:

I am not a mod, but
Welcome to :grinthumb

First, you need to post your question in the appropriate forum.
The intro forum is for intros, not questions, so people don't look for your question here.

When I arrived, one of the Mods welcomed me with these helpful hints.

You should read how to post a new thread in this Guide.

Before posting you should read all the Posting Guidelines.

To access technical support you may go to the Forums.

Many users like to post system specs in their Profile.
System Specs are always helpful when you seek support, (see the first two suggestions).
And helpers may ask that you post some of your specs in your thread.

You can access many other online TechSpot guides Here.

Enjoy your Stay
 

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Any suggestions?

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A:Some Programs Won't Open

Can you boot to Safe Mode?
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Please visit: http://www.techspot.com/vb/all/windows/t-33297-Guide-to-Making-a-Good-PostThread.html

5. Writing your post.
Write in respectable form, this isn?t an instant message
conversation with your buddy, it's irritating to have to decipher whatever malformed English you are typing and it's likely your post will be ignored or get something nasty replied.

In order for us to help you, we need to know what the problem is. The more precise you are with this the better. Don?t provide information that isn?t relevant, if your hard drive is giving you CRCs or clicking we don?t need to know how much RAM you have or what video card you are using.
 

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Am I to assume that you have successfully installed Windows XP (your other post)?
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Also, you never gave any specs on your computer (aside from the o/s) what kind of PC do you have, how old is it?
 

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Thanks
 

A:Windows XP will not open

I won't claim that I can help but I'll try, we know you have XP, but we also need to know what the system specs are, any sequences of beeps you may have upon start up, etc. How long has it been doing this, has the computer been sitting, has any hardware/software changes been made? Without the o/s CD, your options may be limited.
 

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Did you have a previous install present?
What is the configuration, brand, and model of computer... and the numbers on the label on your netgear?
 

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A:How do you open recovered documents and emails?

outlook saves everything in a *.pst file which is located
C:\Documents and Settings\_your_login_\Local Settings\Application Data\Microsoft\Outlook\

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KK Lenin
 

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umm

"Newegg.com offers a 15-day refund-only return policy for all open box merchandise. Remember if you purchase a Open Box product you will receive an OEM BAREBONE item, meaning you will only receive the item itself. Accessories are NOT INCLUDED with Open Box products, even if the missing accessory is required for the item to function properly."

from the webb site it self
 

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A:Vista won't open files from HDD

Install the old drive as a slave second drive in your computer and try to access the data once more. How was the old drive formatted? What OS was it formatted on?
 

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A:Could not load Open GL subsytem

Thanks for bringing your solution to the forums.

I'm gonna direct a few threads on the subject to this one.
 

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A:My flash disk won't open anymore

Thread moved from Introduce yourself to Other Hardware forum

HP USB Disk Storage Format Utility
Http://downloads.pcworld.com/pub/new/utilities/peripherals/SP27608.exe

Will format any USB flash drive
It can be known to recover Flash drives that are un-responsive too.



If that doesn't work try this one:

Hard Disk Low Level Format Tool


Please note: These methods will remove all data on your Flash Drive


Recovery Software (if you want to try to recover anything from the drive)

Try this one: http://www.z-a-recovery.com/unformat-tutorial.htm
It is free for up to four folder down, ie
E:\Documents and Setting\UserName\My Documents\My Pictures
1,2,3,4 folders down

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A:How do I open up my laptop

I can't say if the information you seek is in your user guide but see if you can find it at Start > All Programs > AcerSystem > AcerSystem User Guide. It might or might not have the detail you're looking for but check it out anyway.
 

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hmm

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I dont think just upgrading to service pack 3 would do any good.

May be you need some more luck there.

Hope you get the help you need

Regards
 

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I guess no one has an answer for me. I think we are going to try and return the card and get out of the contract if we can. Looks like it is just no going to work in the place where he is going to school. He will have to use the schools.
 

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You did run all AntiVirus/Spyware tests fully?
 

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did you disconnect keyboard?
 

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Most laptops have a SVGA (video) output to connect to a projector for presentations, or to a monitor (so you dont have to stare at the laptop screen when at home). Typically to disable, you should be able to go into the display settings (where you see the two monitors), click on the secondary monitor, and select disable. Otherwise, you must click advanced, and locate the option to disable the secondary output (typically a check box).

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Bug
 

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What is your network, and who is your provider?
 

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Please verify that your card is Open GL compliant

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It's definitly a driver problem. If you've reinstalled them & it still doesn't work, it seems reinstalling the OS completely might do the trick ( oh how I love Norton Ghost ... ).
 

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A:Folder problem with Partition Magic, can't open merged files/folder.

Hi
Although your issue may be easily resolved

TechSpot cannot help with cracked software - as the cracked software may be faulty itself.
Let alone the legal issues

Thread to be CLOSED
 

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You are probably going to benefit from a tech or an experienced friend. SDRix has damaged some of your install, and fixing it is not easy for the uninitiated. Were it my machine, I would simply reformat and reinstall using the recovery/restore disk that came with the machine.
 

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One in Store:
$700
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500GB Hard drive
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A:Comparison- My pc to one in store

This all depends on what your computer is going to be used for

Gaming ? Go for the Intel Core 2 Quad Processor Q6600

Multimedia ? Go for the AMD Athalon 6000+ Dual-core Processor

Basic Usuage ? Stay with the AMD Athalon 64 4000+

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Try to read the disc on another system...

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Cheers
 

A:How To Open A Laptop

Usually if you drop it so it lands on one corner it will pop open. j/c
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A:3D card store in singapore

I dont live in singapore and have barely ever been there but I can answer that part about the card\your mobo, yes the card should work in that mobo but will only run at 4X AGP, because it only supports a 4x slot. This shouldnt hold back the cards performance significantly though.
 

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Alright, my mic has been so quiet you wouldn't know it works for a long time now. I've been to dozens of forums and done everything I can possibly think of(including several driven reinstalls) and nothing worked.

I think I have finally found the problem though. I just found a screen shot instruction on what to do, and I realized that even though I have the exact same driver and version as everyone else I have a different audio manager showing up and therefore can't fix the problem. Here's a link to a screen shot of what I got;

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Obviously something is wrong. So I looked in the program files and found that when I try to load the RTHDCPL(Realtek HD Audio Control Panel) icon, nothing happens.

Anyone have any idea whats going on?
 

A:I can't open the Realtek HD Audio Control Panel

Without knowing what mobo you have and what windows version you are using it's impossible to answer your question.
 

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