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Forum: Windows 7 Forum July 27th 18, 05:20 PM Posted to uk.comp.os.linux,alt.windows7.general
Replies: 8
Views: 84
Posted By Ken[_8_]
Dell Precision M4300 laptop, 2 identical sticks of 2GB RAM, eachpasses individually, together they fail

Java Jive wrote:
As per title, I have an old Dell Precision M4300 laptop with 2 identical
sticks of Crucial CT25664AC800 16 FHZ 2GB DDR2 SODIMM PC2 64 RAM.
Running the RAM test from the...
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum June 25th 18, 12:50 AM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 26
Views: 191
Posted By Ken[_8_]
Photos at start of Win 10

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 frequently.* Some of the...
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum June 23rd 18, 05:02 PM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 26
Views: 191
Posted By Ken[_8_]
Photos at start of Win 10

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 frequently. Some of the photos are stunning, and...
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum June 4th 18, 12:19 PM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 10
Views: 109
Posted By Ken[_8_]
Wi-Fi no longer auto connecting

Chris wrote:
On 04/06/2018 08:26, Andy Burns wrote:
Chris wrote:

Recently the Wi-Fi has stopped auto connecting whenever I switch on the
computer. A asterisk shows on the task bar...
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum May 17th 18, 08:43 PM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 35
Views: 307
Posted By Ken[_8_]
Disc imaging

Ed Cryer wrote:
I like safety in my backups. So I regularly do both a System image with
Win10's Win7-style app, and then a Macrium Reflect one.

I did two today; Win10 took almost 2 hours,...
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum March 2nd 18, 12:33 PM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 14
Views: 109
Posted By Ken[_8_]
Reinstalling Windows 10

Good Guy wrote:
On 01/03/2018 17:34, Ken wrote:
Windows 10 has been around now for something like 2 1/2 years, and
there have been several major version updates.* If someone were to
...
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum March 1st 18, 05:34 PM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 14
Views: 109
Posted By Ken[_8_]
Reinstalling Windows 10

Windows 10 has been around now for something like 2 1/2 years, and there
have been several major version updates. If someone were to need to
reinstall Win 10 on their computer, are there...
Forum: General XP issues or comments January 2nd 18, 05:37 PM Posted to microsoft.public.windowsxp.general
Replies: 19
Views: 280
Posted By Ken[_8_]
Slow XP?

KenK wrote:
I have an old Compaq Presario 5000 running XP I got as a gift. It did not
include the XP install disk.

This system is extremely slow. I DLed and printed several web sites'
...
Forum: Windows 7 Forum December 10th 17, 07:44 PM Posted to alt.home.repair,rec.autos.tech,alt.windows7.general
Replies: 38
Views: 295
Posted By Ken[_8_]
Is there a database online for the number of shop hours a carrepair should take?

Frank S wrote:
I was told that there is a manual auto repair shops look up to find the
number of shop hours they charge for a job.

To be fair, I'm told they all charge that many hours even if...
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum November 15th 17, 03:33 PM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 30
Views: 171
Posted By Ken[_8_]
Creators Fall update problem

Wolf K wrote:

Interesting story. No, I haven't had that precise issue with an upgrade,
but I have had weird issues upgrading with other machines and other
Windows versions. Eg, a "hardware...
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum November 15th 17, 01:46 PM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 30
Views: 171
Posted By Ken[_8_]
Creators Fall update problem

I have an HP G72 laptop computer that refuses to install the Creators
Fall update. I attempted to do the install from a DVD I made and
ironically used on another G72 and a desktop successfully. ...
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum November 11th 17, 07:09 PM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 7
Views: 131
Posted By Ken[_8_]
Usable versions of Win 10

I downloaded Win 10 and burned DVD's when new versions (updates) were
available since I had several computers running Win 10. Although I hope
I never need to use any of them to restore Win 10, I...
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum August 24th 17, 11:43 PM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 9
Views: 98
Posted By Ken[_8_]
Adobe Flash on Win 10

Elvira wrote:
On 24-Aug-2017 14:46, Ken wrote:
VanguardLH wrote:
Ken wrote:

there is no puzzle piece appearing when Edge is open and on a Flash
website.

I appreciate...
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum August 24th 17, 07:46 PM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 9
Views: 98
Posted By Ken[_8_]
Adobe Flash on Win 10

VanguardLH wrote:
Ken wrote:

there is no puzzle piece appearing when Edge is open and on a Flash
website.

I appreciate the extensive comments from Paul and you, and you are
correct...
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum August 24th 17, 12:26 PM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 9
Views: 98
Posted By Ken[_8_]
Adobe Flash on Win 10

VanguardLH wrote:
Ken wrote:

Has anyone gotten Flash to play on Windows 10?? I can get it to work
with Internet Explorer and SeaMonkey, but not Windows Edge. I have
enabled it and...
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum August 23rd 17, 07:26 PM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 9
Views: 98
Posted By Ken[_8_]
Adobe Flash on Win 10

Has anyone gotten Flash to play on Windows 10?? I can get it to work
with Internet Explorer and SeaMonkey, but not Windows Edge. I have
enabled it and searched extensively for the problem, and...
Forum: Windows 7 Forum August 14th 17, 11:41 PM Posted to alt.windows7.general
Replies: 3
Views: 149
Posted By Ken[_8_]
WLAN Problem

Udo Pi wrote:
Hi there,

i managed to move from my old HP 8540W workstation to a newer 8570w type
by simply plugging the old harddisk into the newer system and installing
additional...
Forum: Windows 7 Forum August 7th 17, 08:23 PM Posted to alt.windows7.general
Replies: 5
Views: 169
Posted By Ken[_8_]
Updates fail

Seymore4Head wrote:
A few months ago I had a formatted my SSD drive and re installed
Windows7. The automatic updates failed a few times and I had to go
though a reverting process. I turned...
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum May 24th 17, 05:34 PM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 8
Views: 15
Posted By Ken[_8_]
Preventing a driver update

Mr. Man-wai Chang wrote:
On 24/5/2017 2:10 AM, Ken wrote:
I have a USB to Serial adapter that uses the file Ser2pl64.sys as a
driver. The problem I have is the old version works with the
...
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum May 24th 17, 02:13 AM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 8
Views: 15
Posted By Ken[_8_]
Preventing a driver update

Paul wrote:
Ken wrote:
I have a USB to Serial adapter that uses the file Ser2pl64.sys as a
driver. The problem I have is the old version works with the
hardware, and newer versions do...
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum May 23rd 17, 07:10 PM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 8
Views: 15
Posted By Ken[_8_]
Preventing a driver update

I have a USB to Serial adapter that uses the file Ser2pl64.sys as a
driver. The problem I have is the old version works with the hardware,
and newer versions do not. I can remove the new driver...
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum May 10th 17, 12:43 PM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 11
Views: 29
Posted By Ken[_8_]
Windows 10 Freezes

Keith Nuttle wrote:
Is any one else having problems with Windows 10 freezing. It usually
starts when I have a program open to full screen. First while the
mouse works in the program window,...
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum April 15th 17, 12:32 AM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 12
Views: 9
Posted By Ken[_8_]
Creators Upgrade Stops dead

Wilf wrote:
Got a problem trying to install creators upgrade.

Laptop with 4GB mem. The upgrade runs for a few hours then when I look
at it it has completely stalled ... no activity, blank...
Forum: General XP issues or comments March 4th 17, 12:57 PM Posted to microsoft.public.windowsxp.general
Replies: 22
Views: 720
Posted By Ken[_8_]
Vimeo player

J. P. Gilliver (John) wrote:
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On Fri, 3 Mar 2017 06:25:11 -0600, Ken wrote:

I have an elderly stepmother who is using Windows XP, and I do not want
to enter a new...
Forum: General XP issues or comments March 4th 17, 02:13 AM Posted to microsoft.public.windowsxp.general
Replies: 22
Views: 720
Posted By Ken[_8_]
Vimeo player

VanguardLH wrote:
Ken wrote:

https://vimeo.com/172852540 The link works fine on Win 10 and 7, but
not on XP. It could be the computer hardware, but there are other
users of XP that...
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