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#1 alexanderami

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Posted 09 March 2016 - 06:15 AM

Since downloading Windows 10 Google Earth freezes after I have been on it for about five minutes. I've tried updating it but the same happens. Any ideas? 

 

Also my desktop calculator appears in the apps list but refuses to work because there is a problem with the app?



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#2 usasma

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Posted 09 March 2016 - 09:20 AM

I'm not real good with this stuff, but try:

-  Uninstall Google Earth, reboot, then install a fresh copy

 

For Calculator:

Try DISM/SFC:

Then please run the following DISM commands to see if there's any problems with the system (from an elevated (Run as administrator) Command Prompt).  Press Enter after each one:
Dism /Online /Cleanup-Image /ScanHealth
Dism /Online /Cleanup-Image /CheckHealth
Dism /Online /Cleanup-Image /RestoreHealth

FYI - I have repaired systems using the last command even though problems weren't found with the first 2 - so I suggest running them all.

From this article: http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/hh824869.aspx

You can also run sfc.exe /scannow from an elevated (Run as administrator) Command Prompt to check for further corruption.

 

If that doesn't work, try a RESET with the Keep My Files option.

This is a bit drastic, but at least it will preserve your files.
 


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Posted 10 March 2016 - 02:21 PM

I"m not much of a computer expert ..but after upgrading to Win 10 I was getting "freezing"..especially in Microsoft Solitaire... I uninstalled my Browser Firefox and used Google Chrome...things got a lot better immediately






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