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    Yes, I suspect so. And it is nightmare to devise a locking mechanism. No, I need write access too MS Teams has evolved and it is more than a messaging app. It works as the front end of Sharepoint, Onedrive, etc. I explained what I want to do...
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    Hi everyone, I wanted to ask the people who are more knowledgeable than me the following: 1. I understand that OneDrive is a file sharing service. But, is there a way to run a database server like SQL or store an sqlite file that can be...
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    How can I do this? Can you explain please? I have another story to tell here. My department has bought a piece of software for me to do my job. I emailed helpdesk to ask them to install it on my company's PC. They replied that I can visit the IT...
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    Many companies do not have even IT policies. They may be too small or too busy or too incompetent. I would just ask actual admins for temporary admin permission or have them personally come and resolve your issue or do it remotely. Another place...
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    Perhaps I should ask this, did your company provide at any time during your employment apolicy for usage of company assets and systems and how to access data and such? Because if they have not provided any form of policy to you whether via email...
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    Not necessarily. Until recently, OneDrive could sync only specific folders. You couldn't store the cloud data in any folder you wanted. In my case, I pay for the license of what I want to install No, it is not. I am not talking about such...
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    True; but who makes the software selection does not negate the point that any selection should help people do their jobs better and more efficiently. I do understand though that some systems ae very complicated. Here I am talking about an email...
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    So, to be clear I completely understand the reasons of this. No need to convince me although I do not agree with the reasoning. For example, the rationale you present is about what is easier for the support teams when it should be about what is...
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    Whereas OneDrive is not... The thread is not about cloud storage, you know.
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    Hmmm..it says the password failed to unlock the drive:(
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    I try: "manage-bde -unlock C: -RecoveryPassord" and it says "parameter recovery password requires an argument". I checks the internet and I need to prive a .bek file?
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    Hey hi. I've go the numeric password ID. Not sure what to do with it now. When I try to unlock bitlocker from command line, it says that the password is not correct
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    probably not much you can do then and yeah its working the way its intended, unfortunately. at least to my knowledge, someone might correct me...
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    I see. Well, I shouldn't complain though. That's what an encryption scheme should do o_O Yes, they said they do not support them so they do not install them on any machine although I explained that I do not need any support.
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    Yes, I know and I know. The only thing I want to do is to install a different email client and cloud storage app. I thought of taking an image of the drive using macrium and then restoring it on a VMWare virtual machine. Would that transfer...
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    Hi, I used to have a laptop from my company and, as you know, my user profile did not allow me to install apps as I was not the admin. I had managed to many my user an administrator and I was happy with it. Now, my company gave me a new machine...
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    JoK replied to the thread Programming an OS.
    People create OSs in Delphi and FreePascal all the time for professional or amateur reasons. See this: The most popular OS written in Pascal was Classic OS (not macOS) by Apple. If you want to become a developer, learning to code an OS even...
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