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Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum September 19th 18, 08:15 AM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 6
Views: 32
Posted By Andy Burns[_6_]
Window dialogue obscured.

Peter Jason wrote:

I'm installing something and the final dialogue
box is hidden just off screen. I can't drag it
across.

Try Alt-space, M, re-position with arrow keys, then Enter when done?
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum September 17th 18, 11:24 AM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 6
Views: 35
Posted By Andy Burns[_6_]
Replacing the old winhlp32.exe file?

Terry Pinnell wrote:

I have several ancient but still useful programs whose Help file does
not work.

SumatraPDF will open .chm files, not sure if it can handle .hlp files
too, I don't...
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum September 16th 18, 05:40 PM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 12
Views: 49
Posted By Andy Burns[_6_]
Windows 10 Home 64 bit 1803 Update OS Build

Bill Bradshaw wrote:

Could somebody that has successfully updated the 64 bit version of
Windows 10 Home post their 1803 OS Build number?

17134.285
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum September 13th 18, 06:03 PM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 12
Views: 59
Posted By Andy Burns[_6_]
Is there a way to make the floppy disk drive just go away?

Miroslav Svoboda wrote:

Is there a way to make this floppy disk drive just go away?

File explorer, view, options, view, hide empty drives.
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum September 10th 18, 08:10 AM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 46
Views: 76
Posted By Andy Burns[_6_]
What Windows 10 default files contain lots of useful icons forshortcuts to be set to?

K120 wrote:

do you know offhand of
any good default Windows 10 files that already contain lots of good icons?

There's always the old faithful %windir%\system32\moricons.dll
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum September 7th 18, 08:51 PM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 9
Views: 63
Posted By Andy Burns[_6_]
lsusb?

NY wrote:

How about "sniffer" software that can read the traffic on a given USB
device?

I've never used wireshark's USB ability, have heard of people who are
reverse engineering USB drivers...
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum September 7th 18, 06:54 PM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 9
Views: 63
Posted By Andy Burns[_6_]
lsusb?

T wrote:

Anyone know of an equivalent command in Windows to Linux's "lsusb"

not a CLI tool, but several GUI...
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum September 5th 18, 01:22 PM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 20
Views: 94
Posted By Andy Burns[_6_]
Can't delete Avira registry key

Fokke Nauta wrote:

Andy Burns wrote:

you need to "run as administrator"

I did. It started Regedit. But still wasn't able to delete the Avira key.

Did you try execTI.exe ?
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum September 5th 18, 01:01 PM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 20
Views: 94
Posted By Andy Burns[_6_]
Can't delete Avira registry key

Fokke Nauta wrote:

psexec.exe can't run: access denied.

Did it say "Couldn't install PSEXESVC service"?

If so then you need to "run as administrator"
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum September 4th 18, 02:08 PM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 13
Views: 63
Posted By Andy Burns[_6_]
No videos on Youtube

Tim Slattery wrote:

I'm running Firefox 61.0.2 64-bits on Win10. For the last week or
so, I can't see any videos on Youtube

What does their HTML5 status page...
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum August 31st 18, 08:28 PM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 20
Views: 94
Posted By Andy Burns[_6_]
Can't delete Avira registry key

Fokke Nauta wrote:

I run Psexec on my pc for a remote task to
bring our server into hibernation mode. Can I use it to run Regedit on a
higher level?

yes

psexec.exe -s -i regedit.exe
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum August 31st 18, 07:27 PM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 20
Views: 94
Posted By Andy Burns[_6_]
Can't delete Avira registry key

Fokke Nauta wrote:

But I can't delete that key. Even when I ran Regedit as administrator,
it won't let me delete that.

try PSexec to run regedit as system, or execTI to run it as trusted...
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum August 27th 18, 09:49 AM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 6
Views: 72
Posted By Andy Burns[_6_]
Another junk website?

Peter Jason wrote:

The domain ".website" seems to hold ads & junk.

There's metric ****-tonne of 'new' gTLDs ...
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum August 26th 18, 02:18 PM Posted to alt.comp.freeware,alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 29
Views: 92
Posted By Andy Burns[_6_]
WTF? Setting up new Win10 - where is the standard calculator?

Louis Fabron wrote:

it's just not there by default in a new installation.

It might not have been in yours for whatever reason, but it is in all my
Win10 installs, and most other people's too ...
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum August 19th 18, 05:07 PM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 8
Views: 63
Posted By Andy Burns[_6_]
video player that will let me slow down the action?

micky wrote:

BTW, Andy, you posted at 7AM and I was smart/lucky enough to look before
I resumed working on this.

I had the luxury of it being midday here ...
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum August 19th 18, 12:02 PM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 8
Views: 63
Posted By Andy Burns[_6_]
video player that will let me slow down the action?

micky wrote:

Is there a video player that will let me slow down the action?

VLC :-)

Playback/speed from the menu.
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum August 14th 18, 07:29 PM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 6
Views: 105
Posted By Andy Burns[_6_]
First Tuesday August 2018

Keith Nuttle wrote:

Will there be no updates for the general population of computers for
August?

Now you should...
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum August 9th 18, 06:38 PM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 23
Views: 101
Posted By Andy Burns[_6_]
Newspaper Tracking

Dave C wrote:

There are three people in my house. All of us read newspaper posts
from our prior home town paper; using the same Internet access
provider.

Each month, all of us quickly...
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum August 9th 18, 06:20 PM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 19
Views: 120
Posted By Andy Burns[_6_]
BitMeter2, Help!! Yellow

Mark Lloyd wrote:

BTW, my grandmother was more familiar with paint (subtractive color
mixing) where yellow IS a primary color.

What I remember of poster paints at primary school, is that all...
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum August 8th 18, 10:27 PM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 19
Views: 120
Posted By Andy Burns[_6_]
BitMeter2, Help!! Yellow

micky wrote:

Andy Burns wrote:

micky wrote:

what does YELLOW mean?

The overlap of green and red?
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum August 8th 18, 06:40 PM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 19
Views: 120
Posted By Andy Burns[_6_]
BitMeter2, Help!! Yellow

micky wrote:

It shows a graph with red indicating downloads, green indicating
uploads, But what does YELLOW mean?

The overlap of green and red?
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum August 1st 18, 12:04 PM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 12
Views: 106
Posted By Andy Burns[_6_]
No full scan by Defender?

Terry Pinnell wrote:

"Run a new advanced scan". Nothing happens. No dialog
to choose option for Full Scan.

Not much help to you (other than to confirm it should work) but it does
allow me to...
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum July 30th 18, 12:23 PM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 44
Views: 219
Posted By Andy Burns[_6_]
No audio output on the front panel

Fokke Nauta wrote:

Andy Burns wrote:

Fokke Nauta wrote:

Make front and rear output devices playback different audio streams
simultaneously

What audio are you playing to the...
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum July 30th 18, 11:25 AM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 44
Views: 219
Posted By Andy Burns[_6_]
No audio output on the front panel

Fokke Nauta wrote:

Make front and rear output devices playback different audio streams
simultaneously

What audio are you playing to the separate front device?
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum July 29th 18, 10:41 PM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 26
Views: 148
Posted By Andy Burns[_6_]
Need software or something for 11AC USB Wireless Adapter

nospam wrote:

if something that sells for just $10 has wifi, then something that
sells for 10x that and certainly 100x that absolutely should.

So you've climbed down from "does" to "should"?
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