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Forum: Windows 7 Forum Today, 03:41 AM Posted to alt.windows7.general
Replies: 3
Views: 7
Avast nuisance

masonc wrote:
I have for years used a DOS bat to move (move) photo files from my
camera to my computer. A one-tap move.

Now Avast is blocking this as an attack on a protected file (the file
...
Forum: Windows 7 Forum February 21st 18, 06:41 AM Posted to alt.windows7.general
Replies: 13
Views: 39
RF (WiFi) Power Control

Paul wrote:
Paul in Houston TX wrote:
J.B. Wood wrote:
Hello, all, and as this still appears to be an active newsgroup:

I have a Dell laptop computer running Win7 Professional that...
Forum: Windows 7 Forum February 20th 18, 11:57 PM Posted to alt.windows7.general
Replies: 13
Views: 39
RF (WiFi) Power Control

J.B. Wood wrote:
Hello, all, and as this still appears to be an active newsgroup:

I have a Dell laptop computer running Win7 Professional that is sharing an internet
connection (via Microsoft...
Forum: Windows 7 Forum February 20th 18, 06:22 AM Posted to alt.windows7.general
Replies: 14
Views: 54
OT water cooling the cpu and graphics card, hardware?

Mike S wrote:
My buddy wants to use a water cooler to keep his cpu and graphics card as cool as
possible. Can anyone recommend a model that works well. He's not concerned about cost. TIA

My only...
Forum: Windows 7 Forum February 19th 18, 01:26 AM Posted to alt.windows7.general
Replies: 17
Views: 93
Win 7 32-bit

Paul wrote:
Paul in Houston TX wrote:
SC Tom wrote:


"Andrew Wilson" wrote in message
...
Help please?
Someone...
Forum: Windows 7 Forum February 18th 18, 06:40 PM Posted to alt.windows7.general
Replies: 17
Views: 93
Win 7 32-bit

SC Tom wrote:


"Andrew Wilson" wrote in message ...
Help please?
Someone is building me a new computer.
I told him I was...
Forum: Windows 7 Forum February 17th 18, 05:54 PM Posted to alt.windows7.general
Replies: 11
Views: 88
Microsoft security update failed

Jose Rodriguez wrote:
On Thu, 15 Feb 2018 03:05:54 -0500, wrote:

When a Microsoft "recommended" security update "failed", what are we
supposed to do about it?

...
Forum: Windows 7 Forum February 17th 18, 01:56 AM Posted to alt.windows7.general
Replies: 23
Views: 118
Weird Outlook attachment issue

T wrote:
On 02/13/2018 01:19 AM, T wrote:
Hi All,

I got a call from a customer that whenever her boss sends out
and eMail with an attachment from Outlook (version unknown),
that the...
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum February 16th 18, 05:00 AM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 15
Views: 39
Two mice on one motherbeard.

Peter Jason wrote:
I asked about this before. Right & left handed people have to use the
computer.

If you can't do it electronically you can do it by rewiring.
How good are you with a soldering...
Forum: Windows 7 Forum February 15th 18, 06:22 AM Posted to alt.windows7.general
Replies: 11
Views: 88
Microsoft security update failed

Jose Rodriguez wrote:
When a Microsoft "recommended" security update "failed", what are we
supposed to do about it?

http://i.cubeupload.com/jHKVNr.jpg

Do you actually use .NET 4.7.x for...
Forum: Windows 7 Forum February 11th 18, 04:32 AM Posted to alt.windows7.general
Replies: 27
Views: 145
Restore = Au !

wrote:
Unless you're a guru on this stuff, only want to use your HD for
backup storage, want something intuitive and easy, want something
likely to already be part of...
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum February 8th 18, 02:57 AM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 11
Views: 49
Single-form multipart dot-matrix printer wanted.

Peter Jason wrote:
We despatch goods with 4-part dockets.

We want to print on to these 4-part dockets, which are designed to be
filled out with ball-point pen.

These dockets are single,...
Forum: Windows 7 Forum January 31st 18, 05:15 AM Posted to alt.windows7.general
Replies: 22
Views: 124
Slow Firefox

Mr Pounder Esquire wrote:
Sorry to have to ask here. The XP groups are not doing very much.
I've tried the Mozilla groups and got nowhere.

Using XP and Firefox 52.5.3 esr 32 bit. I've
...
Forum: General XP issues or comments January 28th 18, 07:12 AM Posted to microsoft.public.windowsxp.general
Replies: 125
Views: 1,025
O.T. Macrium

Mark Twain wrote:
Your absolutely right!

I guess with everything happening all
at once I got overloaded and couldn't
see the forest for the trees.

Thanks,
Robert
Forum: General XP issues or comments January 26th 18, 06:11 AM Posted to microsoft.public.windowsxp.general
Replies: 125
Views: 1,025
O.T. Macrium

Mark Twain wrote:
as a funny epilogue,...
....
....

My only complaint is using two remotes
and the Sony isn't laid out very well.
Other than that I would say they should
provide a user...
Forum: General XP issues or comments January 26th 18, 03:33 AM Posted to microsoft.public.windowsxp.general
Replies: 125
Views: 1,025
O.T. Macrium

Mark Twain wrote:
As a last note:

I unplugged the audio cables
from the TV/DVD player.

Given that this all happened, I thought
about my surge protector:

...
Forum: General XP issues or comments January 24th 18, 06:21 AM Posted to microsoft.public.windowsxp.general
Replies: 125
Views: 1,025
O.T. Macrium

Mark Twain wrote:
Your links came back as 'Application
not found' and I tried it several times.
Is this because I cleared the cache maybe?
Now do I have a problem on the 8500? I
hope not....
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum January 23rd 18, 08:21 AM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 41
Views: 103
Disabling the new Win+Ctrl+C hotkey?

micky wrote:
In alt.comp.os.windows-10, on Mon, 22 Jan 2018 22:55:02 -0600, Paul in
Houston TX wrote:

Terry Pinnell wrote:
Rene Lamontagne ...
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum January 23rd 18, 05:55 AM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 41
Views: 103
Disabling the new Win+Ctrl+C hotkey?

Terry Pinnell wrote:
Rene Lamontagne wrote:

On 01/22/2018 10:08 AM, Terry Pinnell wrote:
I had a short period of panic when all colour on my screen was replaced
by...
Forum: General XP issues or comments January 22nd 18, 12:40 AM Posted to microsoft.public.windowsxp.general
Replies: 10
Views: 136
O.T. Yahoo pop-up

Mark Twain wrote:
I bet it did!

Robert

I accidentally left "NOT" out of my previous reply.
I am NOT sure what the X does.
Forum: General XP issues or comments January 21st 18, 02:14 AM Posted to microsoft.public.windowsxp.general
Replies: 10
Views: 136
O.T. Yahoo pop-up

Mark Twain wrote:
I cleaned the cache.

Robert

I like to ctrl-alt-del out of those situations instead of clicking the close X, etc,
because I am sure what the close X or other buttons are...
Forum: General XP issues or comments January 20th 18, 01:27 AM Posted to microsoft.public.windowsxp.general
Replies: 10
Views: 136
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.

Something...
Forum: Windows 7 Forum January 19th 18, 12:16 AM Posted to alt.windows7.general
Replies: 18
Views: 164
How to kill a process which won't die?

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, sits there.
I've right clicked on...
Forum: General XP issues or comments January 18th 18, 03:06 AM Posted to microsoft.public.windowsxp.general
Replies: 125
Views: 1,025
O.T. Macrium

Mark Twain wrote:
I thought you might be interested,...

I went to Best Buys and bought a 28
inch LG but only 720p vs 1080

...
Forum: Windows 7 Forum January 18th 18, 01:21 AM Posted to alt.windows7.general
Replies: 45
Views: 213
Finding a new PC on which Windows 7 can be installed.

Maurice wrote:
On Tue, 16 Jan 2018 15:11:59 -0600, CRNG wrote:

Take a look at Dell Refurbished.

I am uneasy about refurbished; I'm looking for a new PC, not a
repaired one.
...
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