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Forum: Windows 8 Help Forum May 6th 20, 11:48 PM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-8
Replies: 14
Views: 74
want to see location where program is installed

On 06/05/2020 23:16, Stephen Wolstenholme wrote:
There are some icons on my desktop that are URL's. They are Internet
shortcuts rather than application shortcuts.


So that's not the problem and...
Forum: Windows 8 Help Forum May 6th 20, 10:41 PM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-8
Replies: 14
Views: 74
want to see location where program is installed

On 06/05/2020 21:25, Yes wrote:
it picked up those programs installed using 3rd
party installers.


This now proves that there are nutters like you who will use anything
crap to mess up the...
Forum: Windows 8 Help Forum May 6th 20, 06:31 PM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-8
Replies: 14
Views: 74
want to see location where program is installed

On 06/05/2020 16:43, Stephen Wolstenholme wrote:
That only works if it has a Shortcut icon on the desktop.

So how does one launch an app without a shortcut?Β* If by directly
clicking on the...
Forum: General XP issues or comments April 9th 20, 07:03 PM Posted to microsoft.public.windowsxp.general
Replies: 4
Views: 262
Strange behavior of Excel 2003

On 09/04/2020 16:56, Patok wrote:
Since about a couple of months, the Excel from Office 2003 Pro started
misbehaving. When I try to save a particular document, it says that a
sharing...
Forum: General XP issues or comments April 8th 20, 07:54 PM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10,microsoft.public.windowsxp.general,alt.windows7.general
Replies: 95
Views: 1,148
working with MS Word was What useful functionality is in thenewer Microsoft Office that isn't already in the older MSOffice 2007 Prowhich I just installed?

On 08/04/2020 19:12, pyotr filipivich wrote:
I have printed an envelope or two, but it is a hassle. Easier
_for me_ to just hand address the envelope.

It could be because you are a person of...
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum April 8th 20, 12:53 AM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 0
Views: 41
Things of the future!!

We are likely to see such outfits and face masks common features in our
towns, cities and public places.

[ Things to come here ] https://i.imgur.com/xsYvji8.jpg




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With over 1.2 billion...
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum April 7th 20, 07:34 PM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 34
Views: 97
Shutdown or Restart Windows without bickering

On 07/04/2020 18:40, Fokke Nauta wrote:


Why not create batch files:



Because that's a very stupid suggestion from an idiot like yourself.
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum April 7th 20, 06:15 PM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 8
Views: 55
Macrium Reflect, Canadian dealer

On 07/04/2020 17:52, KenW wrote:
On Tue, 7 Apr 2020 10:44:25 -0500, Rene Lamontagne
wrote:

I was considering on *maybe* buying Macrium Reflect Premium for it's
extra...
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum April 7th 20, 01:33 AM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 0
Views: 36
Honor Blackman is no more - Sad news

Honor Blackman - the Bond girl - has died age 94!!

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-11162866


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With over 1.2 billion devices now running Windows 10, customer
satisfaction is...
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum April 7th 20, 12:45 AM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 14
Views: 382
I'm pulling my hair out!

On 07/04/2020 00:37, Alek Idiot wrote:
My Win10 desktop is frozen!

The desktop has all the icons it is supposed to have but clicking on any
one of them does nothing.

The taskbar has the...
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum April 7th 20, 12:15 AM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10,uk.telecom.mobile
Replies: 12
Views: 49
Android to Windows

On 06/04/2020 15:32, Optimist wrote:
Why is it that Windows does not allow pictures to be upload from Android to Windows using a wireless
LAN? And is there a way of uploading text messages apart...
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum April 6th 20, 12:20 AM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10,alt.windows7.general
Replies: 1
Views: 31
"015 - Bill Gates prediction

This is what Bill Gates said in 2015:

https://www.ted.com/talks/bill_gates_the_next_outbreak_we_re_not_ready#t-54167


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With over 1.2 billion devices now running Windows 10, customer...
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum April 5th 20, 08:51 PM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 7
Views: 46
Windows 10 anomaly

On 05/04/2020 19:17, Jim Dell wrote:
I am wondering if it’s just my desktop & laptop that are displaying
this anomaly.
When checking the windows version and build number there are multiple...
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum April 5th 20, 06:15 PM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10,alt.windows7.general,alt-comp-os-windows-8
Replies: 1
Views: 32
London's busiest shoping centre

This is how London's busiest shopping centre looks these days:

[ Sophie's take on London ]...
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum April 4th 20, 02:51 AM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10,alt.windows7.general
Replies: 2
Views: 11
Serious bug in Windows 10 - Similar to Y2K

On 04/04/2020 02:40, πŸ˜‰ Good Guy πŸ˜‰ wrote:

Carey Holzman has found a very serious bug in Windows 10 and the bug
is very similar to Y2K.

He has found that if your system date is...
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum April 4th 20, 02:40 AM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10,alt.windows7.general
Replies: 2
Views: 11
Serious bug in Windows 10 - Similar to Y2K

Carey Holzman has found a very serious bug in Windows 10 and the bug is
very similar to Y2K.

He has found that if your system date is 19-Jan-3001 (or 01/19/3001 for
Americans), then Windows will...
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum April 3rd 20, 07:45 PM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 51
Views: 131
Still locked out of gmail from client app

On 03/04/2020 19:24, actodesco wrote:
With my ISP I usually HAVE to re-boot my modem/router every few days.
When you can't connect on the internet, you look at the modem, ah, red
light, power...
Forum: General XP issues or comments April 3rd 20, 06:12 PM Posted to microsoft.public.windowsxp.general
Replies: 11
Views: 518
UPDATE, CMOS Settings Changed by WinXP

On 03/04/2020 12:29, wrote:
I have an old IBM Thinkpad T23 laptop computer. Recently, I have
trouble with the display, black, when I first power up the laptop. ...
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum April 3rd 20, 01:10 AM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 10
Views: 50
Welcome to Windows? I already have Windows

On 02/04/2020 23:45, Boris wrote:
Any idea if this thing going to bug me from now on? Wonder if clicking
"Let's go" and then cancelling out would have eliminated this thing for
good. Doubt...
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum April 2nd 20, 09:02 PM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 0
Views: 9
CrystalDiskInfo 8.4.2 AND CrystalDiskMark 7.0.0h

The new versions were released recently

CrystalDisklnfo is disk utility that supports some types of USB
connections, Intel RAID, and NVMe. If anything abnormal is detected,
it will notify...
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum April 2nd 20, 08:24 PM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 0
Views: 7
This newsgroup is very quiet these days!!

As this newsgroup is very quiet these days, you can spend sometime
downloading this...
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum April 1st 20, 01:05 AM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10,alt.windows7.general
Replies: 0
Views: 6
Coronavirus: Lockdown prompts clear fall in UK air pollution

Air pollution has started to fall in many UK cities in response to the
lockdown measures introduced as a result of the coronavirus crisis.

The trend mirrors that seen across continental...
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum March 31st 20, 11:03 PM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 5
Views: 7
Microsoft Account Needed?

On 31/03/2020 22:55, Boris wrote:
Windows 10, 1909 18363.720

Does one need a Microsoft account in order to run apps from the Microsoft
Store? Does it make a difference if the app is free, or...
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum March 31st 20, 10:34 PM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10,alt.windows7.general
Replies: 0
Views: 7
Video Download Helper

As some of you are very fond of using this Add-On in Firefox and yet
paranoid about everything privacy then please note this from Mozilla:


[ Video Download Helper ]...
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum March 29th 20, 11:58 PM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10,alt.windows7.general
Replies: 8
Views: 8
Outrage as bins overflow with Brits' out-of-date food bought incoronavirus panic

On 29/03/2020 14:30, NY wrote:
The one mistake we made in the UK, and I'm sure it's happened in other
countries as well, was not imposing limits (and having police to
enforce them) early...
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