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This sounds like the issue one of my laptops has with Win10 (and 8.1 before that) except logging in doesn't cure it. When I researched it, I discovered that the issue was that the video driver doesn't reset correctly, and is a problem that's been with Windows since at least Windows 7 (google for "Windows 7 black death").
One solution (the one I use) is to create a task that automatically runs on boot and resets the video card. There's instructions out there if you what to try that route, but you might have to redo it every time Win10 updates, as I had to redo it after the anniversary update a while back. And as I recall, it requires installing the Windows DDK to get the utility you need to reset the driver.
If it looks like a question and it smells like a question, that's because it's most likely a question. And this no exception, except hey at least it's not a programming question and I'm not aware of a math board. To sweeten the deal of posting a question in the lounge though, I promise not to show any pictures of myself oiled up. I think Chris still has scars from that anyway.
But, given $100 and a 25% tax rate. Everyone knows John Doe is paying $25 to Uncle Sam, but how would he go about knowing what a new amount and new tax rate would be needed to get the original amount of $100 again after the new tax rate is taken from the new amount when only the $100 and 25% rate is known? My math know-how is coming up short for this.
Sorry, didn't understand the phrasing of your question correctly. But if you wanted to know the rate that you would need to make the following year to have $100 again at the end without any additions from the $75, it is about 29.5% compounded monthly.
As an ex mech-aero engineer I was always taught to guestimate the result, then when you do the exact figures you can check if you are in the ball park. If not, your figures could be wrong, so just getting a feel for the problem, painting a picture in your head, is a good place to start.
I think know what threw me off. Given A = 133.33 and we use a rate of 25% to get the $100 again, I know that the rate of 25% will actually change with a higher amount, say it's now 27% because of the extra $33.33. But I'd still like to get the original $100.
Here's my situation. I have Skype, and in addition to the normal window, I get this other stupid window that says "Sorry, we didn't recognize your sign-in details. Pleas check your Skype Name and password, then try again." But that doesn't matter because I am signed in with no problem and can make calls. (I only make toll-free calls to the USA, so I don't need to put up any cash.) And I can't close this stupid window.
So I go to Skype help, and through a bunch of screens it tells me that I need to get a Microsoft account, so I set one up, and it sends me an E-mail confirmation, which I do. So then I get to a Virtual agent window, and after a few back & forth messages, it gets me to Microsoft support, where it logs me in, but then wants a mobile phone number to send me an SMS. The problem is that I don't have such a mobile phone number (I use Magicjack), and I see no way to get around this other than to click around in which case I go in a giant loop and get back to the same damn screen asking me for a mobile phone.
I don't how to contact Microsoft without getting past this step.
UPDATE: I dug around a bit and came across a phone number for Microsoft assistance for disabled folks, so I guess I did the equivalent of parking in a handicapped zone and called. I learned that going through the options, if I choose the dropdown list option for account problems, I get the option of doing chat.
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