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Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum November 15th 18, 01:46 PM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 41
Views: 78
Posted By Andy Burns[_6_]
Windows 10 Home PC 32 GB RAM but only 16 GB available to Windows(Dell Precision T7400, upgraded from Win 7 Home)

NY wrote:

I always have a fear of "bricking" a device that needs a BIOS/firmware
update: it only takes a hiccup in the mains power to interrupt it
half-way through, so you can't go forwards...
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum November 15th 18, 12:13 PM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 7
Views: 39
Posted By Andy Burns[_6_]
The snip tool

wasbit wrote:

Andy Burns wrote:

Peter Jason wrote:

Is there a way to force the new Snip Tool in rectangular mode, to
select an area of fixed ratio?

Don't think so, there's...
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum November 14th 18, 03:53 AM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 7
Views: 39
Posted By Andy Burns[_6_]
The snip tool

Peter Jason wrote:

Is there a way to force the new Snip Tool in
rectangular mode, to select an area of fixed
ratio?

Don't think so, there's not even a way to capture a single window
(unlike...
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum November 14th 18, 03:49 AM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 15
Views: 62
Posted By Andy Burns[_6_]
Media Creation Tool 1809

Peter Jason wrote:

when are we to get the 1809 upgrade for
existing systems?

Now, apparently.
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum November 14th 18, 03:48 AM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 41
Views: 78
Posted By Andy Burns[_6_]
Windows 10 Home PC 32 GB RAM but only 16 GB available to Windows(Dell Precision T7400, upgraded from Win 7 Home)

Ken Blake wrote:

if you don't have a page file, you can't use all the RAM you
have. That's because Windows preallocates virtual memory in
anticipation of a possible need for it, even though...
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum November 13th 18, 07:17 PM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 9
Views: 60
Posted By Andy Burns[_6_]
KB4462933 just now

Andy Burns wrote:

Andy Burns wrote:

Nothing newer than KB4464330 visible for those of us with 1809

KB4467708 has just showed up...
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum November 13th 18, 07:12 PM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 9
Views: 60
Posted By Andy Burns[_6_]
KB4462933 just now

Andy Burns wrote:

Nothing newer than KB4464330 visible for those
of us with 1809

KB4467708 has just showed up ...
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum November 13th 18, 07:32 AM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 41
Views: 78
Posted By Andy Burns[_6_]
Windows 10 Home PC 32 GB RAM but only 16 GB available to Windows(Dell Precision T7400, upgraded from Win 7 Home)

NY wrote:

I hadn't noticed the max 4 GB DIMM in the Dell manual

Though it's not unusual for limits that apply when a product is new (and
are noted in the manual) to be altered over the years by...
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum November 12th 18, 07:26 PM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 9
Views: 60
Posted By Andy Burns[_6_]
KB4462933 just now

Ken1943 wrote:

Fixed ? plenty of things

I don't know if updates tend to show up in the catalogue before getting
pushed on patch tuesday? Nothing newer than KB4464330 visible for those
of us...
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum November 12th 18, 05:23 PM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 29
Views: 67
Posted By Andy Burns[_6_]
PC won't wake up

Jim S wrote:

SilverSlimer wrote:

What happens when you press the spacebar rather than move the mouse?

The same

Is it a wired keyboard? If so do the caps/num/scroll lock keys toggle...
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum November 3rd 18, 09:31 PM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 7
Views: 47
Posted By Andy Burns[_6_]
Task Manager Inaccurate

Buffalo wrote:

I have it set to show 'more details' and if, for instance I start a Smart Scan in Free Avast,* Task Manager will show
between 40 and 90% CPU use. If I add up cpu use for the...
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum November 2nd 18, 08:32 AM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 26
Views: 98
Posted By Andy Burns[_6_]
Taskbar+ Notification icons+Defender: Problems! SOLVED

Paul wrote:

Terry Pinnell wrote:

Success!

I'm shocked.
I *almost* recommended that command, as I remember it fixed missing
start tiles on a whole classroom of machines (after the 1511...
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum November 2nd 18, 07:41 AM Posted to alt.os.linux,comp.os.linux.misc,alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 27
Views: 136
Posted By Andy Burns[_6_]
Here you go, Apple lovers! Eat this!

Paul wrote:

John Hasler wrote:

Andy Burns writes:

I'm not clear why an oscillator would be "open" to the atmosphere

They were sealed, and most likely contained either a
vacuum...
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum November 1st 18, 04:00 PM Posted to alt.privacy.anon-server,alt.os.linux,comp.os.linux.misc,alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 27
Views: 136
Posted By Andy Burns[_6_]
Here you go, Apple lovers! Eat this!

Nomen Nescio wrote:

Andy Burns explained :

Nomen Nescio wrote:

Why a Helium Leak Disabled Every iPhone in a Medical Facility

Wonder if the Helium affected the MEMS barometers in...
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum November 1st 18, 12:41 PM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 26
Views: 98
Posted By Andy Burns[_6_]
Taskbar+ Notification icons+Defender: Problems!

Terry Pinnell wrote:

Andy Burns wrote:

You could try creating a new user, logging in as that and seeing if the
problems persist ...

If it did not display the problem, what's the next...
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum November 1st 18, 10:32 AM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 26
Views: 98
Posted By Andy Burns[_6_]
Taskbar+ Notification icons+Defender: Problems!

Terry Pinnell wrote:

After many hours of research (not counting last night's dreams) I'm
still hopelessly lost.

You could try creating a new user, logging in as that and seeing if the
problems...
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum November 1st 18, 08:09 AM Posted to alt.privacy.anon-server,alt.os.linux,comp.os.linux.misc,alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 27
Views: 136
Posted By Andy Burns[_6_]
Here you go, Apple lovers! Eat this!

Nomen Nescio wrote:

Why a Helium Leak Disabled Every iPhone in a Medical Facility

Wonder if the Helium affected the MEMS barometers in non-Apple devices?

Maybe accelerometers, and compasses too,...
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum October 29th 18, 08:47 PM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 18
Views: 94
Posted By Andy Burns[_6_]
All tray icons greyed out

Terry Pinnell wrote:

I have the Classic Start menu installed, if that's relevant.

searching for

"classic shell" tray icons grey|missing

seems to indicate you're not alone
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum October 29th 18, 08:25 PM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 18
Views: 94
Posted By Andy Burns[_6_]
All tray icons greyed out

Terry Pinnell wrote:

I have the Classic Start menu installed

Uninstall it for a few days and see if the problem goes away ...
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum October 29th 18, 09:33 AM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 62
Views: 283
Posted By Andy Burns[_6_]
Networking problem

Eric Stevens wrote:

I have tried this
command on both machines and while I get a response from each it comes
and goes so quickly that it its just a barely noticable flicker with
no chance...
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum October 24th 18, 10:20 AM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 19
Views: 75
Posted By Andy Burns[_6_]
Windows update strikes again

Big Bad Bob wrote:

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2018/10/23/microsoft_windows_10_crisis/
"officially a **** show"

Since when did anything El Reg pronounces become official?
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum October 22nd 18, 10:38 PM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 7
Views: 72
Posted By Andy Burns[_6_]
7Zip

FredW wrote:

reports suggest that some zip-related behavior is broken in
the operating system. The users did not reveal if they used the built-in
zip functionality or a third-party...
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum October 22nd 18, 04:11 PM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 10
Views: 92
Posted By Andy Burns[_6_]
EDGE. Url of images.

Paul wrote:

Andy Burns wrote:

Paul wrote:

https://i.postimg.cc/JzCWbbYv/CopyLink.gif

Wikip is the new tinypic?
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum October 22nd 18, 09:02 AM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 10
Views: 92
Posted By Andy Burns[_6_]
EDGE. Url of images.

Paul wrote:

https://i.postimg.cc/JzCWbbYv/CopyLink.gif

Wikip is the new tinypic?
Forum: General XP issues or comments October 17th 18, 01:06 AM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10,microsoft.public.windowsxp.general,comp.mobile.android
Replies: 52
Views: 497
Posted By Andy Burns[_6_]
What's the best way to forward SMB TCP port 445 to somethinghigher than 1024 on Windows?

Arlen Holder wrote:

Do you have experience port forwarding SMB ports on Windows?

Yes, when I needed to map a drive over an SSH tunnel.

netsh interface portproxy add v4tov4 listenport=xxx...
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