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Forum: Windows 7 Forum Today, 10:50 AM Posted to uk.comp.homebuilt,alt.windows7.general
Replies: 69
Views: 161
Posted By Paul[_32_]
Gibson's Meltdown/Spectre Tester

Richard Kettlewell wrote:
Diesel writes:
Richard Kettlewell
Diesel writes:
"Mayayana"
...
Forum: Windows 7 Forum Today, 07:57 AM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10,alt.windows7.general
Replies: 9
Views: 17
Posted By Paul[_32_]
GRC's Spectre and Meltdown testing software

Yousuf Khan wrote:
Seems to be much easier than trying to install and run PowerShell
scripts, and much more reliable too:

https://www.grc.com/inspectre.htm

Have you decided what's it doing...
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum Today, 07:57 AM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10,alt.windows7.general
Replies: 9
Views: 11
Posted By Paul[_32_]
GRC's Spectre and Meltdown testing software

Yousuf Khan wrote:
Seems to be much easier than trying to install and run PowerShell
scripts, and much more reliable too:

https://www.grc.com/inspectre.htm

Have you decided what's it doing...
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum Today, 02:37 AM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 8
Views: 17
Posted By Paul[_32_]
Disabling touchpad tapping with a script?

Alan Sundry wrote:
Yes, fn and F2 can toggle the touchpad, which will be useful sometimes.
Really want to tame the tapping and gestures though.

Thanks.


VanguardLH wrote:
Alan...
Forum: Windows 7 Forum Yesterday, 09:18 PM Posted to uk.comp.homebuilt,alt.windows7.general
Replies: 69
Views: 161
Posted By Paul[_32_]
Gibson's Meltdown/Spectre Tester

Mayayana wrote:


On the other hand, I'm self taught and could
probably never cooperate with a group myself.
I always understand "willing to be a team player"
as code for "expect to be...
Forum: Windows 7 Forum Yesterday, 07:43 PM Posted to alt.windows7.general
Replies: 6
Views: 50
Posted By Paul[_32_]
Windows 7 updates

Art Todesco wrote:
About a week or so ago I got notifications of Windows 7 updates. I
attempted to install them and they failed several times. Now with all
the talk about update problems...
Forum: Windows 7 Forum Yesterday, 12:57 PM Posted to alt.windows7.general,alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 9
Views: 38
Posted By Paul[_32_]
How to Stop the Meltdown and Spectre Patches from Slowing DownYour PC

Martin Edwards wrote:
On 1/19/2018 11:53 PM, Stan Brown wrote:
On Thu, 18 Jan 2018 22:37:00 -0500, Zaidy036 wrote:

...
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum Yesterday, 12:57 PM Posted to alt.windows7.general,alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 9
Views: 29
Posted By Paul[_32_]
How to Stop the Meltdown and Spectre Patches from Slowing DownYour PC

Martin Edwards wrote:
On 1/19/2018 11:53 PM, Stan Brown wrote:
On Thu, 18 Jan 2018 22:37:00 -0500, Zaidy036 wrote:

...
Forum: General XP issues or comments Yesterday, 12:54 PM Posted to microsoft.public.windowsxp.general
Replies: 96
Views: 438
Posted By Paul[_32_]
O.T. Macrium

Mark Twain wrote:
Here's my map/report:

http://www.tvfool.com/?option=com_wrapper&Itemid=29&q=id%3d60edf2a217378e

I guess I live in the woods *L*
actually the desert with hills
...
Forum: General XP issues or comments Yesterday, 09:15 AM Posted to microsoft.public.windowsxp.general
Replies: 96
Views: 438
Posted By Paul[_32_]
O.T. Macrium

Mark Twain wrote:
Would these be better?

https://www.ebay.com/itm/Terk-HDTVAZ-Amplified-Indoor-HDTV-Antenna/322831565823?epid=1737799783&hash=item4b2a42c3ff


...
Forum: General XP issues or comments Yesterday, 06:19 AM Posted to microsoft.public.windowsxp.general
Replies: 96
Views: 438
Posted By Paul[_32_]
O.T. Macrium

Mark Twain wrote:
I thought I had a balun and rabbit ears
In fact, I know I do, but damned if I can
find it.

In any case, I decided to buy this:

...
Forum: General XP issues or comments Yesterday, 05:31 AM Posted to microsoft.public.windowsxp.general
Replies: 8
Views: 45
Posted By Paul[_32_]
O.T. Yahoo pop-up

Mark Twain wrote:
I just used my home page to get ride
of it which is about:blank but if that
failed I would use Task Manger as Paul
in Tx.

Hmmmmmm, should I clean the cache anyway?
...
Forum: General XP issues or comments Yesterday, 02:20 AM Posted to microsoft.public.windowsxp.general
Replies: 1
Views: 28
Posted By Paul[_32_]
XP Validation

Mark Twain wrote:
As you say Joy now uses Windows 10 which I
suppose was inevitable so I'm glad I got the
780 with Windows 7 Professional.

However, couldn't I still buy a Dell from Joy
...
Forum: General XP issues or comments Yesterday, 02:04 AM Posted to microsoft.public.windowsxp.general
Replies: 8
Views: 45
Posted By Paul[_32_]
O.T. Yahoo pop-up

Mark Twain wrote:
I mentioned this before in another post; when
on Yahoo and reading a story, suddenly the page
just went white. I didn't think to take a screenshot
at the time.

...
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum Yesterday, 12:20 AM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 15
Views: 35
Posted By Paul[_32_]
OT checking postimage with Corsair Link software

Rene Lamontagne wrote:
On 01/18/2018 7:30 PM, Rene Lamontagne wrote:
On 01/18/2018 6:21 PM, Paul wrote:
Rene Lamontagne wrote:
On 01/18/2018 6:56 AM, Andy Burns wrote:
Paul...
Forum: Windows 7 Forum January 19th 18, 11:10 PM Posted to alt.windows7.general,alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 9
Views: 38
Posted By Paul[_32_]
How to Stop the Meltdown and Spectre Patches from Slowing DownYour PC

Doomsdrzej wrote:
On Thu, 18 Jan 2018 22:37:00 -0500, Zaidy036
wrote:

...
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum January 19th 18, 11:10 PM Posted to alt.windows7.general,alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 9
Views: 29
Posted By Paul[_32_]
How to Stop the Meltdown and Spectre Patches from Slowing DownYour PC

Doomsdrzej wrote:
On Thu, 18 Jan 2018 22:37:00 -0500, Zaidy036
wrote:

...
Forum: Windows 7 Forum January 19th 18, 10:28 PM Posted to alt.windows7.general
Replies: 21
Views: 75
Posted By Paul[_32_]
Strange behavior of Win7/MSIE11 - Solution found thanks mainlyto Paul

Dick Baker wrote:
On Thu, 18 Jan 2018 00:11:56 +0000, Dick Baker wrote:

Win7 64-bit Home Edition.

I just discovered that my backup utility, FarStone Total Recovery, has
been failing...
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum January 19th 18, 01:58 PM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 10
Views: 34
Posted By Paul[_32_]
OT W10 interactive calendar?

wrote:
On Thu, 18 Jan 2018 12:48:46 +0100, Lutz E. Cerning
wrote:

Bill Bradshaw schrieb :

You might take a look at www.essentialpim.com. This is...
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum January 19th 18, 11:37 AM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 3
Views: 22
Posted By Paul[_32_]
Acronis recovery from archive fails to load

Oldster wrote:
Windows 10 Home AMD 64bit 12GB memory. Testing Acronis Archive and
recovery.
Archived system using Acronis. Archive contains MBR, Small boot
partition, and C partition.
...
Forum: Windows 7 Forum January 19th 18, 08:37 AM Posted to alt.windows7.general
Replies: 21
Views: 75
Posted By Paul[_32_]
Strange behavior of Win7/MSIE11

Paul wrote:
Dick Baker wrote:
Win7 64-bit Home Edition.

I just discovered that my backup utility, FarStone Total Recovery, has
been failing to back up my MSIE Favorites folder,
...
Forum: Windows 7 Forum January 19th 18, 05:43 AM Posted to alt.windows7.general,alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 9
Views: 38
Posted By Paul[_32_]
How to Stop the Meltdown and Spectre Patches from Slowing DownYour PC

Mayayana wrote:
"Zaidy036" wrote
|
|
https://www.howtogeek.com/339559/how-to-stop-the-meltdown-and-spectre-patches-from-|
slowing-down-your-pc/
|

Just a...
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum January 19th 18, 05:43 AM Posted to alt.windows7.general,alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 9
Views: 29
Posted By Paul[_32_]
How to Stop the Meltdown and Spectre Patches from Slowing DownYour PC

Mayayana wrote:
"Zaidy036" wrote
|
|
https://www.howtogeek.com/339559/how-to-stop-the-meltdown-and-spectre-patches-from-|
slowing-down-your-pc/
|

Just a...
Forum: Windows 7 Forum January 19th 18, 04:48 AM Posted to uk.comp.homebuilt,alt.windows7.general
Replies: 69
Views: 161
Posted By Paul[_32_]
Gibson's Meltdown/Spectre Tester

Wolf K wrote:
On 2018-01-18 18:53, Brian Gregory wrote:
On 17/01/2018 15:10, Wolf K wrote:
On 2018-01-17 08:24, Jaimie Vandenbergh wrote:
On Wed, 17 Jan 2018 06:28:20 -0500, Paul...
Forum: Windows 7 Forum January 19th 18, 03:08 AM Posted to alt.windows7.general
Replies: 7
Views: 40
Posted By Paul[_32_]
How to kill a process which won't die?

Paul in Houston TX wrote:
pyotr filipivich wrote:

Okay, one for de schmart guys.

Every so often, say once or twice a week, Mailwasher.exe hangs up
at the splash screen. Just,...
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