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Forum: Windows 7 Forum April 20th 18, 06:25 AM Posted to alt.windows7.general
Replies: 23
Views: 75
Posted By David E. Ross[_2_]
All Browsers Keep Giving Incorrect Location

On 4/19/2018 1:13 PM, Boris wrote:
More of a browser question, but here goes...

This happens on my Windows 7 HP and Windows 10 machines. I haven't tried
it on any lower Microsoft OSs.

...
Forum: Windows 7 Forum April 18th 18, 07:25 PM Posted to alt.windows7.general
Replies: 59
Views: 154
Posted By David E. Ross[_2_]
Router

On 4/18/2018 6:44 AM, Wolf K wrote:
Combinations usually have the advantage of a single, integrated design,
which is often better than separate boxes. Not to mention space-saving. :-)

When...
Forum: Windows 7 Forum April 17th 18, 03:49 PM Posted to alt.windows7.general
Replies: 59
Views: 154
Posted By David E. Ross[_2_]
Router

On 4/17/2018 5:11 AM, Art Todesco wrote:
On 4/16/2018 8:48 PM, David E. Ross wrote:
How long should a router last? Mine is over two years old. Twice
today, I had to reboot it in order to...
Forum: Windows 7 Forum April 17th 18, 01:48 AM Posted to alt.windows7.general
Replies: 59
Views: 154
Posted By David E. Ross[_2_]
Router

How long should a router last? Mine is over two years old. Twice
today, I had to reboot it in order to access any Web pages.

--
David E. Ross
http://www.rossde.com/

First you say you do, and...
Forum: Windows 7 Forum April 12th 18, 11:43 PM Posted to alt.windows7.general
Replies: 4
Views: 76
Posted By David E. Ross[_2_]
autoDelete

On 4/12/2018 3:38 PM, David E. Ross wrote:
On 4/12/2018 3:12 PM, Freely wrote:
Seamonkey with stupid posts.
Is there a way to set up autodelete in seamonkey to dump these stupid
get in...
Forum: Windows 7 Forum April 12th 18, 11:38 PM Posted to alt.windows7.general
Replies: 4
Views: 76
Posted By David E. Ross[_2_]
autoDelete

On 4/12/2018 3:12 PM, Freely wrote:
Seamonkey with stupid posts.
Is there a way to set up autodelete in seamonkey to dump these stupid
get in the way posts ?


Create a filter. Select a...
Forum: Windows 7 Forum April 1st 18, 12:46 AM Posted to alt.windows7.general
Replies: 5
Views: 66
Posted By David E. Ross[_2_]
1330 empty directrories ???

On 3/31/2018 11:30 AM, masonc wrote:
Of 1330 "empty directories" 530 do not remove.
Many "amd64..." "x86..." and "wow64..."

What's this all about, or in my native Navy language: WTF?

...
Forum: Windows 7 Forum March 30th 18, 05:35 PM Posted to alt.windows7.general
Replies: 7
Views: 72
Posted By David E. Ross[_2_]
Firefox: Import Saved Links From Chrome?

On 3/30/2018 7:23 AM, Mathedman wrote:
On 3/30/2018 8:30 AM, (PeteCresswell) wrote:
I come away from reading the "Best Browser?" thread thinking that I should
switch over to FireFox as my...
Forum: Windows 7 Forum March 30th 18, 05:32 PM Posted to alt.windows7.general
Replies: 7
Views: 72
Posted By David E. Ross[_2_]
Firefox: Import Saved Links From Chrome?

On 3/30/2018 6:30 AM, (PeteCresswell) wrote:
I come away from reading the "Best Browser?" thread thinking that I should
switch over to FireFox as my primary browser.

I am already using it in...
Forum: Windows 7 Forum March 25th 18, 04:33 PM Posted to alt.windows7.general
Replies: 38
Views: 555
Posted By David E. Ross[_2_]
KB4056894, and KB4074598 Microsoft updates problem

On 3/25/2018 6:30 AM, Brian Gregory wrote:
On 25/03/2018 05:48, Maurice Helwig wrote:

While others may have installed KB4088875 without any network problems,
I am not prepared to do so...
Forum: Windows 7 Forum March 25th 18, 04:21 PM Posted to alt.windows7.general
Replies: 38
Views: 555
Posted By David E. Ross[_2_]
KB4088881

On 3/24/2018 9:48 PM, Maurice Helwig wrote:

This morning (Sunday 2018-03-25) an optional update was presented for me
to install --

2018-03 Preview of Monthly Quality Rollup for Windows 7...
Forum: Windows 7 Forum March 23rd 18, 04:52 PM Posted to alt.windows7.general
Replies: 38
Views: 555
Posted By David E. Ross[_2_]
KB4056894, and KB4074598 Microsoft updates problem

On 3/22/2018 6:38 PM, Maurice Helwig wrote :

[snipped]
[i]
The March update (KB4088875) was presented for download and then
disappeared. I was pleased about this as apparently it would have...
Forum: Windows 7 Forum March 22nd 18, 03:33 PM Posted to alt.windows7.general,alt.comp.os.windows-8,alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 32
Views: 285
Posted By David E. Ross[_2_]
Laptop always starts less than full brightness

On 3/22/2018 3:56 AM, micky wrote:
In alt.windows7.general, on Sat, 10 Mar 2018 06:53:53 -0500, "SC Tom"
wrote:



"micky" wrote in message
...
Forum: Windows 7 Forum March 19th 18, 03:28 PM Posted to alt.windows7.general
Replies: 6
Views: 73
Posted By David E. Ross[_2_]
Video Lan Installer

On 3/18/2018 11:09 PM, EIEIO wrote:
Need link to installer for VLC 2.2.8

All paths I have found lead to 3.0.1 which crashes all the time.

An archive of all prior versions -- plus the current...
Forum: Windows 7 Forum March 16th 18, 08:44 PM Posted to alt.windows7.general
Replies: 9
Views: 86
Posted By David E. Ross[_2_]
why is a Windows Update unchecked?

On 3/15/2018 7:22 PM, Jo-Anne wrote:
It's probably too early to install the March Windows Updates, given the
problems people are having already. But I'm wondering why Microsoft is
offering me...
Forum: General XP issues or comments March 15th 18, 02:43 AM Posted to alt.windows7.general,microsoft.public.windowsxp.general
Replies: 16
Views: 204
Posted By David E. Ross[_2_]
Trying to send email to myself with zip attachment

On 3/14/2018 10:54 AM, mick wrote:
On 14/03/2018 17:29:52, Moz wrote:
gmail account
using thunderbird latest.

Will NOT use google cloud to do this !

trying to send a zip file to...
Forum: Windows 7 Forum February 22nd 18, 06:46 AM Posted to alt.windows7.general
Replies: 15
Views: 91
Posted By David E. Ross[_2_]
Is there a way to see if an email address is valid?

On 2/21/2018 7:43 PM, wrote:
I had a friend who ran a small business. I have not seen them for about
3 years and wanted to contact them. I found their website is gone, and
...
Forum: Windows 7 Forum February 19th 18, 05:46 PM Posted to alt.windows7.general
Replies: 2
Views: 135
Posted By David E. Ross[_2_]
Recent Updates (?)

On 2/19/2018 9:07 AM, croy wrote:
Using Windows 7 Pro 64-bit, when I check using Windows Update, there is nothing besides
Defender updates--is that what others are experiencing?


I generally...
Forum: Windows 7 Forum February 18th 18, 01:12 AM Posted to alt.windows7.general
Replies: 11
Views: 136
Posted By David E. Ross[_2_]
Microsoft security update failed

On 2/14/2018 6:33 AM, Jose Rodriguez wrote:
When a Microsoft "recommended" security update "failed", what are we
supposed to do about it?

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


Which .NET...
Forum: Windows 7 Forum February 15th 18, 04:35 AM Posted to alt.windows7.general
Replies: 11
Views: 136
Posted By David E. Ross[_2_]
Microsoft security update failed

On 2/14/2018 6:33 AM, Jose Rodriguez wrote:
When a Microsoft "recommended" security update "failed", what are we
supposed to do about it?

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


I generally...
Forum: Windows 7 Forum February 10th 18, 02:14 AM Posted to alt.windows7.general
Replies: 5
Views: 123
Posted By David E. Ross[_2_]
windows 7 shutdown

On 2/9/2018 3:57 AM, wrote:
windows 7 shutdown was originally very fast (maybe 5 seconds).
It has reached the point where it takes longer to shutdown (about 45 seconds) ...
Forum: Windows 7 Forum February 6th 18, 12:35 AM Posted to alt.windows7.general
Replies: 21
Views: 325
Posted By David E. Ross[_2_]
Should I install KB4056894

On 2/5/2018 3:17 PM, Maurice Helwig wrote:
Well it is now February 6 th. Should I install KB4056894. What is
everyone doing other than waiting.

If I hide the update will it be presented...
Forum: Windows 7 Forum January 26th 18, 03:40 PM Posted to alt.windows7.general
Replies: 3
Views: 71
Posted By David E. Ross[_2_]
Windows 7 N

On 1/25/2018 9:10 PM, Boris wrote:
Does Windows Media Player 12 come with Windows 7 N? This Microsoft page
seems to be giving me conflicting information. That is, the first paragraph,
...
Forum: Windows 7 Forum January 24th 18, 03:38 PM Posted to alt.windows7.general
Replies: 12
Views: 919
Posted By David E. Ross[_2_]
Is KB4057400 safe to install?

On 1/24/2018 3:58 AM, Paul wrote:
J. P. Gilliver (John) wrote:
In message , David E. Ross
writes:
On 1/23/2018 3:17 PM, cameo...
Forum: Windows 7 Forum January 24th 18, 04:48 AM Posted to alt.windows7.general
Replies: 12
Views: 919
Posted By David E. Ross[_2_]
Is KB4057400 safe to install?

On 1/23/2018 5:23 PM, cameo wrote:
On 1/23/2018 5:03 PM, David E. Ross wrote:
On 1/23/2018 3:17 PM, cameo wrote:
I just got this optional update pushed from MS and wonder if anybody
here...
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