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Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum June 13th 18, 05:43 AM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10,alt.windows7.general
Replies: 90
Views: 714
Posted By B00ze
Those idiot password changes

Good day Sir.

On 2018-06-12 20:34, T wrote:

Hi w10 and w7,

I have been bitching about this for ages.

Yup, same here; I just gave up a few years ago and do like everyone...
Forum: General XP issues or comments June 1st 18, 05:32 AM Posted to microsoft.public.windowsxp.general
Replies: 26
Views: 193
Posted By B00ze
How do you make a batch file accept 1-char keyboard input WITHOUThaving to also press carriage return?

On 2018-05-31 02:37, R.Wieser wrote:

B00ze,

Which version of Windows do you have?

XP ofcourse (this is the newsgroup for it after all :-) ) service pack 3
...
Forum: General XP issues or comments May 31st 18, 05:52 AM Posted to microsoft.public.windowsxp.general
Replies: 26
Views: 193
Posted By B00ze
How do you make a batch file accept 1-char keyboard input WITHOUThaving to also press carriage return?

On 2018-05-30 03:31, R.Wieser wrote:

B00ze,

I use CHOICE.EXE, is it not included in all versions of Windows?

Nope. At least, its not on my machine (COM or EXE)

...
Forum: General XP issues or comments May 30th 18, 06:28 AM Posted to microsoft.public.windowsxp.general
Replies: 26
Views: 193
Posted By B00ze
How do you make a batch file accept 1-char keyboard input WITHOUThaving to also press carriage return?

On 2018-05-29 03:57, R.Wieser wrote:

Directed at the OP (but I do not see his post here ...)

How do you make a batch file accept single-character keyboard input
...
Forum: Windows 7 Forum May 30th 18, 06:17 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 B00ze
Unicomp Model-M a disaster --RESOLVED--

On 2018-05-26 02:24, Paul wrote:

B00ze wrote:
On 2018-05-25 01:19, Paul wrote:

...
Forum: Windows 7 Forum May 26th 18, 06:48 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 B00ze
Unicomp Model-M a disaster --RESOLVED--

On 2018-05-26 01:32, B00ze wrote:

They have seen this thread, I am pretty sure, and are probably not
happy; they are not chatting with me anymore. But for a hundred bucks,...
Forum: Windows 7 Forum May 26th 18, 06:32 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 B00ze
Unicomp Model-M a disaster --RESOLVED--

On 2018-05-25 01:19, Paul wrote:

B00ze wrote:
On 2018-05-24 22:29, Andy Burns wrote:

B00ze wrote:

I had used 100% alcohol to clean...
Forum: Windows 7 Forum May 25th 18, 04:50 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 B00ze
Unicomp Model-M a disaster --RESOLVED--

On 2018-05-24 22:29, Andy Burns wrote:

B00ze wrote:

I had used 100% alcohol to clean the traces on the
transparent plastic "membrane" earlier, trying to get better...
Forum: Windows 7 Forum May 23rd 18, 05:16 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 B00ze
Unicomp Model-M a disaster --RESOLVED--

On 2018-05-22 23:53, Paul wrote:

[snip]

B00ze wrote:
Well, there is good and bad news. The new v7 controllers are much
better than previous versions, even tho they...
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum May 23rd 18, 04:50 AM Posted to alt.comp.hardware.pc-homebuilt,alt.windows7.general,alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 68
Views: 368
Posted By B00ze
Recommend data recovery company?

Good day all.

Finally took the drives out of the old PC. The one that won't calibrate
anymore, the spindle makes an awful whine, but it seems to spin OK (last
time I checked SMART, there were no...
Forum: Windows 7 Forum May 23rd 18, 04:39 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 B00ze
Unicomp Model-M a disaster --RESOLVED--

On 2018-05-04 01:18, B00ze wrote:

On 2018-05-01 22:44, B00ze wrote:

For those who can still access the rest of this thread (for context):

I...
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum May 15th 18, 05:38 AM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 12
Views: 140
Posted By B00ze
Recreating Recovery Partition

On 2018-05-12 08:46, Philip Herlihy wrote:

In article , says...

On 2018-05-10 16:00, Paul ...
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum May 12th 18, 03:46 AM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 12
Views: 140
Posted By B00ze
Recreating Recovery Partition

On 2018-05-11 22:42, B00ze wrote:

Where's the recovery WIM on "single partition" systems, in C:\Recovery?
I tried running Explorer++ as System to have a look inside, but
...
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum May 12th 18, 03:42 AM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 12
Views: 140
Posted By B00ze
Recreating Recovery Partition

On 2018-05-10 16:00, Paul wrote:

That's one thing I noticed on my Win10RLS 1803 setup,
is the stupid installer created *another* of those partitions.

This is my setup...
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum May 12th 18, 03:28 AM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 10
Views: 106
Posted By B00ze
little search bar ??

On 2018-05-10 20:54, T wrote:

On 05/10/2018 05:45 PM, B00ze wrote:
On 2018-05-10 20:28, T wrote:

On 05/10/2018 05:10 PM, B00ze wrote:
For me,...
Forum: Windows 7 Forum May 12th 18, 03:25 AM Posted to alt.windows7.general
Replies: 3
Views: 136
Posted By B00ze
Can you "hide" an flash drive's drive letter?

On 2018-05-11 16:59, T wrote:

Hi All,

I can not do this myself as I am running virtual machine
and it mounts USB drive in an unusual manner.

Can you "hide" (remove) a...
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum May 11th 18, 01:45 AM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 10
Views: 106
Posted By B00ze
little search bar ??

On 2018-05-10 20:28, T wrote:

On 05/10/2018 05:10 PM, B00ze wrote:
For me, if I type "CMD" in that Classic Shell box,

I install Classic Shell on virtually all of my...
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum May 11th 18, 01:10 AM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 10
Views: 106
Posted By B00ze
little search bar ??

On 2018-05-10 14:05, T wrote:

Hi All,

Under Windows 7 and Windows Nein, oops Ten, with Classic Shell,
when you press the start button, you get a small search bar.
This...
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum May 1st 18, 02:50 AM Posted to alt.comp.hardware.pc-homebuilt,alt.windows7.general,alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 68
Views: 368
Posted By B00ze
Recommend data recovery company?

On 2018-04-30 21:35, J. P. Gilliver (John) wrote:

In message , B00ze
writes:
On 2018-04-30 07:33, J. P. Gilliver...
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum May 1st 18, 02:39 AM Posted to alt.comp.hardware.pc-homebuilt,alt.windows7.general,alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 68
Views: 368
Posted By B00ze
Recommend data recovery company?

On 2018-04-30 11:10, VanguardLH wrote:

B00ze wrote:

Considering that swapping heads/PCB (or moving the platters to a new
drive) is a one hour job, $1500 is a crazy per-hour...
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum May 1st 18, 02:19 AM Posted to alt.comp.hardware.pc-homebuilt,alt.windows7.general,alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 68
Views: 368
Posted By B00ze
Recommend data recovery company?

On 2018-04-30 07:33, J. P. Gilliver (John) wrote:

[snip]

Yeah, well, if the failed head has started magnetizing everywhere it
goes, then it's too late now ;-) If it's...
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum April 30th 18, 07:20 AM Posted to alt.comp.hardware.pc-homebuilt,alt.windows7.general,alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 68
Views: 368
Posted By B00ze
Recommend data recovery company?

On 2018-04-28 14:56, VanguardLH wrote:

B00ze wrote:

J. P. Gilliver (John) wrote:

Rather than move the platters, why not move the controller (from the
good drive to...
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum April 30th 18, 07:02 AM Posted to alt.comp.hardware.pc-homebuilt,alt.windows7.general,alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 68
Views: 368
Posted By B00ze
Recommend data recovery company?

On 2018-04-28 05:40, J. P. Gilliver (John) wrote:

[snip]

The drive still spins and shows-up in Windows, so it's not a
power-delivery problem. I can swap the ROM chip,...
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum April 28th 18, 07:23 AM Posted to alt.comp.hardware.pc-homebuilt,alt.windows7.general,alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 68
Views: 368
Posted By B00ze
Recommend data recovery company?

On 2018-04-22 21:14, Diesel wrote:

B00ze Sat, 21
Apr 2018 04:09:33 GMT in alt.windows7.general, wrote:

Good day.

...
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum April 28th 18, 07:16 AM Posted to alt.comp.hardware.pc-homebuilt,alt.windows7.general,alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 68
Views: 368
Posted By B00ze
Recommend data recovery company?

On 2018-04-22 08:35, VanguardLH wrote:

J. P. Gilliver (John) wrote:

Rather than move the platters, why not move the controller (from the
good drive to the dud), if you think...
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