Archive for the ‘General’ Category

Clear memory

Monday, March 21st, 2022

To fix memory problems particularly when Desktop Window Manager dwm.exe consumes high Memory

https://m.majorgeeks.com/files/details/mem_reduct.html

install, run

Teams – multiple sign ins

Monday, October 4th, 2021

The “Settings -> Accounts -> Access work or school” is what needs to be done in most cases

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Check your ~/Library/Preferences folder. Your saved account information is stored in one of those .plists. If you look through all plists starting with “com.microsoft”, one of them should contain the information you want to delete.

In particular, I got rid of “com.microsoft.office.plist”.


delete the $HOME/Library/Application Support/Microsoft/Teams folder and restart Teams. Worked for me.

OneDrive reinstall

Sunday, October 3rd, 2021

CMD prompt as administrator

Run the following commands from an elevated privilege.

netsh int ip reset
netsh winsock reset
ipconfig /release
ipconfig /renew
ipconfig /flushdns
shutdown /r

After restart again with cmd as administrator:

taskkill /f /im OneDrive.exe

%SystemRoot%\SysWOW64\OneDriveSetup.exe /uninstall

Delete OneDrive folder cache

OneDrive cache location: C:\Users\%username%\AppData\Local\OneDrive

Delete the temporary files in the following folders:

  1. C:\Users\%username%\AppData\Local\Temp
  2. C:\Users\%username%\AppData\LocalLow\Temp
  3. C:\Windows\Temp

Note: It’s OK if some files you can’t delete in the Temp folder.

Go to RegEdit on this path: HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\OneDrive
You can remove all folders that include One Drive version
Account folders also can be removed

Reboot your computer

Download and install OneDrive https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/microsoft-365/onedrive/download

 

 

OneDrive duplicate file name with user computer appended

Friday, October 1st, 2021

OneDrive duplicate file name with user computer appended

https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/office/fixes-or-workarounds-for-recent-issues-in-onedrive-36110213-f3f6-490d-8cb7-3833539def0b

A duplicate file is created with your computer name added to the filename, for example:

  • book1.xlsx
  • book1-desktop-computer.xlsx

STATUS: WORKAROUND

Windows:

  1. Select Start, type “credentials,” and then select Credentials Manager.

  2. Select the Windows Credentials tab.
  3. Under Generic Credentials, look for any entries containing “OneDrive Cached Credentials” and remove them.
  4. Restart OneDrive.

Sunflowers

Friday, September 24th, 2021

Gonna have sunflower ‘farm’ next year

https://shesaidsunflower.com/best-sunflower-companion-plants-vegetables-flowers/