Windows 11 - not remembering anything....

Copper Contributor

oh my god, its driving me mad.....


recently updated to Win 11. every time i restart, the following happens


chrome / bing bookmarks change back to something from 2 yrs ago even i have transferred them to my new machine.

youtube cant remember my login creds.

autodesk inventor does not remember my login details

sql server does not remember my credentials

microsoft login checkbox to 'stay logged in' does not remember anything

snagit widget doesnt remember its position

windows forms do not stay in the same place

1 of monitors switched off like windows doesnt see it...


basically, it doesnt remember anything and i never had any of these issues before so what do i need to do with windows 11 to get it to remember?




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