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Forum: Windows 7 Forum July 14th 18, 05:43 PM Posted to alt.windows7.general
Replies: 149
Views: 580
Posted By Mr. Man-wai Chang
C:\ Full

On 7/6/2018 11:25 PM, freface wrote:
Win 7 Pro.* All updates.

C:\ is full.
Deleted obvious stuff but only got 200MB freed.
Googled and got confused.
WinSxS has 13G in the folder.

Do...
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum July 9th 18, 05:20 PM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 15
Views: 120
Posted By Mr. Man-wai Chang
Ejecting a HDD.

On 7/10/2018 12:19 AM, Mr. Man-wai Chang wrote:
On 7/9/2018 10:45 PM, Andy Burns wrote:
Mr. Man-wai Chang wrote:

If the hard disk was indeed connected to the computer via USB, it
...
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum July 9th 18, 05:19 PM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 15
Views: 120
Posted By Mr. Man-wai Chang
Ejecting a HDD.

On 7/9/2018 10:45 PM, Andy Burns wrote:
Mr. Man-wai Chang wrote:

If the hard disk was indeed connected to the computer via USB, it
could be ejected via the usual Safely Eject Hardware...
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum July 9th 18, 03:15 PM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 15
Views: 120
Posted By Mr. Man-wai Chang
Ejecting a HDD.

On 7/9/2018 1:19 PM, Peter Jason wrote:
On Mon, 9 Jul 2018 11:34:56 +0800, "Mr. Man-wai
Chang" wrote:

On 7/9/2018 9:51 AM, Peter Jason wrote:
Is there any way...
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum July 9th 18, 04:34 AM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 15
Views: 120
Posted By Mr. Man-wai Chang
Ejecting a HDD.

On 7/9/2018 9:51 AM, Peter Jason wrote:
Is there any way to eject a portable (for off-site
backups) HDD from the Windows10 Navigation pane?

Like is possible for USBs?

Currently I have...
Forum: Windows 7 Forum July 7th 18, 05:45 PM Posted to alt.windows7.general
Replies: 14
Views: 103
Posted By Mr. Man-wai Chang
Hiberfil.sys needed?

On 7/7/2018 8:26 PM, Mr. Man-wai Chang wrote:

I turn it off by "powercfg /h off" ...

Someone corrected my mistake: it's "-h" not "/h". Sorry!

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Forum: Windows 7 Forum July 7th 18, 01:26 PM Posted to alt.windows7.general
Replies: 14
Views: 103
Posted By Mr. Man-wai Chang
Hiberfil.sys needed?

On 7/7/2018 6:25 PM, Dan wrote:
Hello.

I have 16GB RAM in my desktop. Do I need this file Hiberfil.sys?

I do not put my computer into standby.


I turn it off by "powercfg /h off" in...
Forum: Windows 7 Forum June 28th 18, 05:45 PM Posted to alt.windows7.general
Replies: 59
Views: 277
Posted By Mr. Man-wai Chang
Microsoft Rewards?

On 6/26/2018 7:42 AM, cameo wrote:
I keep getting this email from
, but the email does not
address me by my regular name just by my first name...
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum June 26th 18, 10:19 AM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10,alt.windows7.general
Replies: 90
Views: 714
Posted By Mr. Man-wai Chang
Those idiot password changes

On 6/13/2018 8:34 AM, T wrote:

If you pick a good solid password that is not hacked by the
bad guys first attempt at running tables at you, why change
your password just to give him a second...
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum June 24th 18, 06:40 PM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 26
Views: 151
Posted By Mr. Man-wai Chang
Photos at start of Win 10

On 6/24/2018 1:09 AM, Arlen Holder wrote:
On Sun, 24 Jun 2018 00:05:11 +0800, Mr. Man-wai Chang wrote:

On 6/24/2018 12:02 AM, Ken wrote:
I know this is not very important, but it is a...
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum June 23rd 18, 05:05 PM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 26
Views: 151
Posted By Mr. Man-wai Chang
Photos at start of Win 10

On 6/24/2018 12:02 AM, Ken wrote:
I know this is not very important, but it is a curiosity.* When Windows
10 starts a photo is shown before the desktop appears.* These photos
change...
Forum: Windows 8 Help Forum June 7th 18, 07:32 AM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-8
Replies: 4
Views: 233
Posted By Mr. Man-wai Chang
License Expiring for Win 8 and missed Win 10 upgrade

On 5/06/2018 2:34 AM, Lady Godiva wrote:
...
I wasn't aware that this computer was running a licence version of
Windows 8 and it's been telling me the license is going to expire for a
while...
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum June 4th 18, 07:42 AM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10,comp.os.linux.advocacy
Replies: 16
Views: 138
Posted By Mr. Man-wai Chang
Microsoft to purchase Github

On 1/06/2018 7:05 PM, Fred wrote:

New Terms of Service: WE OWN YOUR SOFTWARE.


Don't worry. If Micro$oft did that, people would jump ship to other
source codes management websites! Some...
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum June 4th 18, 07:41 AM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 57
Views: 196
Posted By Mr. Man-wai Chang
The OS armaggedon is coming

On 1/06/2018 2:30 PM, Jimmy Wilkinson Knife wrote:

The article is a pile of inaccurate bull****.

Firstly, I've never had a problem with any update once it's installed.
I only have a...
Forum: Windows 7 Forum May 26th 18, 07:10 AM Posted to alt.comp.hardware.pc-homebuilt,alt.windows7.general,alt.comp.os.windows-10,alt.comp.periphs.keyboard
Replies: 16
Views: 169
Posted By Mr. Man-wai Chang
Unicomp Model-M a disaster --RESOLVED--

On 5/25/2018 4:07 AM, Paul wrote:

For some chemical compounds, they're simply solvated.
And when the solvent evaporates, you add some more
solvent and that "rejuvenates" the material and...
Forum: Windows 7 Forum May 26th 18, 02:36 AM Posted to alt.comp.hardware.pc-homebuilt,alt.windows7.general,alt.comp.os.windows-10,alt.comp.periphs.keyboard
Replies: 16
Views: 169
Posted By Mr. Man-wai Chang
Unicomp Model-M a disaster --RESOLVED--

On 5/25/2018 3:27 AM, Paul wrote:

How do you "liquidate" a dried tip of a silver pen? I got one that's
unusable.

Look up the MSDS for the product.
...
Forum: Windows 7 Forum May 26th 18, 02:07 AM Posted to alt.comp.hardware.pc-homebuilt,alt.windows7.general,alt.comp.os.windows-10,alt.comp.periphs.keyboard
Replies: 16
Views: 169
Posted By Mr. Man-wai Chang
Unicomp Model-M a disaster --RESOLVED--

On 5/24/2018 7:29 PM, Andy Burns wrote:

Could you use some of the silver(?) conductive paint to re-draw the traces?

How do you "liquidate" a dried tip of a silver pen? I got one that's...
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum May 17th 18, 07:51 PM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 23
Views: 171
Posted By Mr. Man-wai Chang
Suzuki Ichiro's method of setting and archiving Win 10 Start Menu

On 5/17/2018 11:26 PM, Suzuki Ichiro wrote:
On 2018/05/17, Jimmy Wilkinson Knife wrote:

Luckily Paul instantly resolved the latent confusion when he found the
"real"...
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum May 16th 18, 04:39 PM Posted to alt.privacy.anon-server,mail.cypherpunks,comp.os.linux.advocacy,alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 26
Views: 134
Posted By Mr. Man-wai Chang
Email security is unsafe and cannot be easily fixed, researcherssay

On 5/16/2018 7:42 PM, Doomsdrzej wrote:

If that's an unspoken rule, it would eliminate about 95% of the posts.


That's exactly why many are doing! Why would someone suddenly care about
what...
Forum: Windows 7 Forum May 16th 18, 04:03 PM Posted to alt.windows7.general
Replies: 39
Views: 263
Posted By Mr. Man-wai Chang
Malwarebytes BAD !

On 5/9/2018 12:58 AM, aiole wrote:
Just updated Malwarebytes to latest.

Malwarebytes is NOW MALWARE !

It keeps killing apps that I wrote.
They are NOT any kind of threat !

Never used...
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum May 16th 18, 04:00 PM Posted to alt.privacy.anon-server,mail.cypherpunks,comp.os.linux.advocacy,alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 26
Views: 134
Posted By Mr. Man-wai Chang
PGP unsafe! Email security is unsafe and cannot be easily fixed,researchers say

On 5/15/2018 11:34 PM, Anonymous wrote:
Mr. Man-wai Chang was thinking very hard :
...
Forum: Windows 8 Help Forum May 16th 18, 03:58 PM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-8
Replies: 10
Views: 474
Posted By Mr. Man-wai Chang
Windows Explorer, XP edition

On 5/16/2018 8:45 PM, Ken Springer wrote:

Already installed and running in Windows 8 about a week and a half ago.
In fact, I'll be using it tomorrow in a class on file management.

Like a...
Forum: Windows 8 Help Forum May 15th 18, 06:32 PM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-8
Replies: 10
Views: 474
Posted By Mr. Man-wai Chang
Windows Explorer, XP edition

On 5/14/2018 9:11 AM, Ken Springer wrote:

I was hoping someone had already tried, but no one has posted anything.

I didn't find anything on the net, either.

I haven't done my research...
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum May 15th 18, 06:28 PM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10,alt.comp.os.windows-8
Replies: 10
Views: 132
Posted By Mr. Man-wai Chang
HP Photosmart 6520 Windows 10 complains about Windos 8.1 needed

On 5/15/2018 11:55 PM, Paul York wrote:

I have an old HP 4180 printer. After upgrade to 1803 I
tried to print something and a message come on screen to
insert the disk that came with the...
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum May 15th 18, 03:58 PM Posted to alt.privacy.anon-server,mail.cypherpunks,alt.anonymous.email,comp.os.linux.advocacy,alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 26
Views: 134
Posted By Mr. Man-wai Chang
PGP unsafe! Email security is unsafe and cannot be easily fixed,researchers say

https://www.independent.co.uk/life-style/gadgets-and-tech/news/email-security-s-mime-pgp-encryption-latest-broken-not-working-fix-how-to-a8351116.html


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