Windows 10: Please help, this is driving me mad !!

Discus and support Please help, this is driving me mad !! in Windows 10 Support to solve the problem; Okay, I upgraded to windows 10 as soon as it released a couple of days ago. Since then I have been tearing my hair out trying to solve the few issues I... Discussion in 'Windows 10 Support' started by RoBBo, Jul 30, 2015.

  1. RoBBo Win User

    Please help, this is driving me mad !!


    Okay, I upgraded to windows 10 as soon as it released a couple of days ago. Since then I have been tearing my hair out trying to solve the few issues I have. I am about to give up and go back to windows 8.1, but thought I would post here first to see if anyone can help.

    Just to let you know I have a surface pro 3 (with keyboard).


    1. The first and probably most annoying problem is having to sign in every time I wake from sleep, I can restart my computer or shutdown without having to enter my Microsoft password, but if the pc enters sleep in any way and is then woke up, I have to enter the password. I have tried disabling passwords on what I think is every setting I can with no luck.

    2. The second is almost impossible for me to solve, the action center. It just simply doesn't show any app notifications. I have tried absolutely everything to sort this, I have even performed a fresh installation with no luck. If you see the screenshot below, I don't have any of the apps I have installed in the notification settings? How can this happen? I also don't seem to have my mail app and some other apps in the background app settings.


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    Other than these 2 annoyances, I quite like Windows 10. I just hope someone can help or I will be forced to return to Windows 8.1 *Sad

    Thanks,
    Rob

    :)
     
    RoBBo, Jul 30, 2015
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  2. nj15 Win User

    Nokia 6280 still driving me mad! Help please

    Take it again to the Nokia Service Center and explain what happened.They must repair it whether they like it or not.
     
  3. aquababes Win User
    Nokia 6280 still driving me mad! Help please

    Hi, I took everyones advice from here the last time I posted, and took my phone to a nokia centre for a software update. I got it back yesterday and all seemed hunkydory. Then I tried the handsfree kit, and it will not recognise it still. Also keeps coming
    up enhancement not supported, and I am not even touching the phone at the time!

    I now, can't even receive anything via bluetooth, says operation failed everytime, and there is enough space on my phone memory and memory card. I am starting to lose patience with it, please can someone advise Please help, this is driving me mad !! :)
     
    aquababes, Jul 30, 2015
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  4. Akane Win User

    Please help, this is driving me mad !!

    In the question number 1 did you try "netplwiz" command to disable log on password ?
     
    Akane, Jul 30, 2015
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  5. RoBBo Win User
    Hi mate, Yes I have that unchecked.
     
    RoBBo, Jul 30, 2015
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  6. swarfega Win User
    swarfega, Jul 30, 2015
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  7. RoBBo Win User
    Okay I have already tried the first method but just tried the registry edit. I changed everything although they were already set, apart from the default password which appears to be missing?


    EDIT: Okay, I think going through the registry has solved the password problem, although now when I wake the PC I get a horrible black bar across the screen for a second then it disappears, but that's something I can live with.

    Now just help with the second thing.
     
    RoBBo, Jul 30, 2015
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  8. swarfega Win User

    Please help, this is driving me mad !!

    Have you installed all the drivers? In particular the graphics driver.
     
    swarfega, Jul 30, 2015
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  9. RoBBo Win User
    The whole system is 100% completely up to date. I have just created another admin account to see if my microsoft account was effecting the notification settings but it hasn't helped, the mail app still doesn't show up in notification settings. I am beginning to think this is a hardware/software problem which won't be fixed until there is an update (which would be ridiculous as the surface pro 3 is MS newest product).
     
    RoBBo, Apr 4, 2018
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