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    Cannot use internal display and external display at once

    Any pending updates (Firmware, Hardware Updates, etc.) on the device that is misbehaving? Honestly for most issues, I do a factory reset it tends to be quicker.
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    Surface Pro 8 Memory Errors

    You can boot from USB using the Under the Updates - Recovery - Advanced Startup and then choose to boot from USB.
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    Windows 11 - No Hibernate After Sleep Setting?

    You can set it still using the CMD Line or PowerShell - (use an elevated prompt) powercfg on -h This has reestablished the Hybrid S0iX and Hibernation on my Surface Devices
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    Old pens not syncing

    Are you saying that they won't pair with your new device? Do they work inking? A couple of troubleshooting techniques - Reboot the pen by removing the nib and battery and putting them back in Replace the Quad-A battery
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    Outlook links

    Internet Explorer is deprecated and only supported by Business Customers paying for extended support and Office 2007 has reached the end of support as well. URL handling has changed enormously since the mid-2000s. Upgrading to a newer version or switching to Mail or is your best bet.
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    End of Type Cover?

    I think you are seeing the impact of the supply-chain issues that are impacting the Tech Sector, I do believe we see restock but it will most likely target enterprise and corporate customers.
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    Surface Pro X Windows 11 has problems after upgrading

    Check Windows Update, there was an installer and launch bug in Windows 11, a patch was deployed in the last day or so...
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    Surface Pro keyboard not available?

    You can buy them on Amazon from 3rd Party Resellers. But there does appear to be a parts shortage in the channel for legacy Pro typecovers.
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    Windows 11 - No Hibernate After Sleep Setting?

    The Legacy Power Control Panel is still available, access via Windows File Explorer
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    Surface Pro 8 with 32 GB Ram?

    I only see this for people who want to flex :D In all seriousness - If you are a AI/ML Developer or a Professional Photographer or Artist using Raw files I could see the 32GB of RAM coming in handy.
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    Surface Pro 7+ vs Surface Pro 8?

    I've been using the SP8 since Tuesday and it is by far the best Windows 2 and 1 I've used. Enhancements over the Pro7+ 120Hz Screen 13" display that is the best panel I've seen on a Surface New Digitizer Slim Pen 2 with haptic feedback 2 TB4 ports allow for further upgrades and use cases...
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    Are newer i5's as fast as older i7's?

    I have a SP8 on pre-order - i7/16/256
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    red lines suddenly

    Sounds like over-heating or the dGPU is dying Make sure there isn't dust build up in the vents
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    So... Windows 11!

    Not yet...
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    So... Windows 11!

    It was the Connected Standby Power State introduced in Windows 8 - allows for always on connectivity while maintaining battery life. It's like your smartphone - it can be in a low power state and still receive notification and calls.

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