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Forum: General XP issues or comments Today, 04:18 PM Posted to microsoft.public.windowsxp.general
Replies: 7
Views: 17
Posted By Paul[_32_]
O.T. Bad power supply?

Mark Twain wrote:
I have a Dell XPS 8500, with Windows 7 Professional, SP1,
with Spywareblaster, Malwarebytes, Avast , Windows Defender
and Windows firewall.

(1) TB HD
Intel (R) Core...
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum Today, 02:14 PM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 17
Views: 39
Posted By Paul[_32_]
Transferring existing Win10 installation

SC Tom wrote:


"tumppiw" wrote in message
...
I wonder what would happen / Can I "clone" my exiting Win10SpringCU
...
Forum: Windows 7 Forum Today, 11:27 AM Posted to alt.windows7.general
Replies: 2
Views: 15
Posted By Paul[_32_]
error check and windows restore

Ammammata wrote:
running a windows restore I'm asked to perform an error check at the boot
first

ok

I set the error check but it fails suggesting a windows restore first :/

I...
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum Today, 11:20 AM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 17
Views: 39
Posted By Paul[_32_]
Transferring existing Win10 installation

Paul wrote:
...w񧱤 wrote:
Paul wrote:

Now, if I'd Googled a bit longer, I would have found an
even shorter answer.

...
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum Today, 07:50 AM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 17
Views: 39
Posted By Paul[_32_]
Transferring existing Win10 installation

....w񧱤 wrote:
Paul wrote:

Now, if I'd Googled a bit longer, I would have found an
even shorter answer.

...
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum Today, 05:35 AM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 1
Views: 19
Posted By Paul[_32_]
Another 1803 problem - Cursor arrow slow to appear

Eric Stevens wrote:
I don't normally shut my computer down when I have finished using it.
Instead, I have set it so that after a short period of non-use it goes
to sleep. Until recently, all I...
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum Today, 03:52 AM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 17
Views: 39
Posted By Paul[_32_]
Transferring existing Win10 installation

micky wrote:
Something a bout the format of your post makes it basically illegible to
me, too much effort to read. So I haven't bothered.

True Image Home PC Backup & Recovery Plus is meant...
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum Today, 03:24 AM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 17
Views: 39
Posted By Paul[_32_]
Transferring existing Win10 installation

Paul wrote:
tumppiw wrote:
I wonder what would happen / Can I "clone" my exiting Win10SpringCU
(winver=17134.165) from my existing system?? (Windows is a free
upgrade from Win7HP)

...
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum Today, 03:17 AM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 17
Views: 39
Posted By Paul[_32_]
Transferring existing Win10 installation

tumppiw wrote:
I wonder what would happen / Can I "clone" my exiting Win10SpringCU
(winver=17134.165) from my existing system?? (Windows is a free upgrade
from Win7HP)

Current system:
...
Forum: General XP issues or comments Today, 02:38 AM Posted to microsoft.public.windowsxp.general
Replies: 1
Views: 21
Posted By Paul[_32_]
New TBrd Update

Me wrote:

On WIn XP Pro

Tbrd just updated

TBird Crashes every time I start it !

Wants to send an error report but that crashes too with no report sent.
Forum: General XP issues or comments Today, 12:11 AM Posted to microsoft.public.windowsxp.general
Replies: 14
Views: 59
Posted By Paul[_32_]
DELL inspiron 6000 causes HD problems when booting from an USBdrive

R.Wieser wrote:
Paul,

These things can happen, if you flash up the BIOS and don't reset the CMOS
table and do the settings from scratch

I myself have not done that (reflashing the...
Forum: General XP issues or comments Yesterday, 07:35 PM Posted to microsoft.public.windowsxp.general
Replies: 14
Views: 59
Posted By Paul[_32_]
DELL inspiron 6000 causes HD problems when booting from an USBdrive

R.Wieser wrote:
Paul,

It's got quirks.

What you linked to there is the *next* BIOS version. Most likely I found
it too (googeling exactly the same as what mentioned), but ignored it...
Forum: Windows 7 Forum Yesterday, 07:24 PM Posted to alt.windows7.general
Replies: 23
Views: 83
Posted By Paul[_32_]
Windows updates

Ed Cryer wrote:
Boris wrote:
Ed Cryer wrote in news:[email protected]
email.me:

Boris wrote:


I have 1.271.1173.0 for both, updated 7 mins ago.
Forum: Windows 7 Forum Yesterday, 07:15 PM Posted to alt.windows7.general
Replies: 23
Views: 83
Posted By Paul[_32_]
Windows updates

J. P. Gilliver (John) wrote:

Bit more here as I only have USB2, but principle agreed.

A USB3 card would help a bit.

Laptops don't always give you much in the
way of options. On some machines...
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum Yesterday, 08:40 AM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 45
Views: 232
Posted By Paul[_32_]
I'd like to boot Windows from an external drive.

Paul wrote:
Carlos E.R. wrote:
On 2018-07-12 21:12, Paul wrote:
Carlos E.R. wrote:

I got mine working :-)

I saved this post and will try when time and hardware permits, thanks...
Forum: Windows 7 Forum Yesterday, 04:50 AM Posted to alt.windows7.general
Replies: 11
Views: 44
Posted By Paul[_32_]
What's "Everything" doing?

VanguardLH wrote:

In Everything.ini (there will be a copy in the program installation and
under the %appdata%\Everything folders), you can change max_threads. I
think 0 (zero) means to open...
Forum: Windows 7 Forum Yesterday, 04:32 AM Posted to alt.windows7.general
Replies: 23
Views: 83
Posted By Paul[_32_]
Windows updates

Boris wrote:
Art Todesco wrote in :

On 7/15/2018 4:29 PM, Ed Cryer wrote:
Art Todesco wrote:
On 7/15/2018 2:41 PM, Paul...
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum Yesterday, 04:21 AM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 45
Views: 232
Posted By Paul[_32_]
I'd like to boot Windows from an external drive.

Carlos E.R. wrote:
On 2018-07-12 21:12, Paul wrote:
Carlos E.R. wrote:

I got mine working :-)

I saved this post and will try when time and hardware permits, thanks :-)


Does it...
Forum: Windows 7 Forum Yesterday, 01:00 AM Posted to alt.windows7.general
Replies: 23
Views: 83
Posted By Paul[_32_]
Windows updates

Ed Cryer wrote:


I've decided to simply continue manually updating as they get found. The
service that checks daily and lets me know works well enough.
In fact (people, please restrain your...
Forum: Windows 7 Forum Yesterday, 12:42 AM Posted to alt.windows7.general
Replies: 11
Views: 44
Posted By Paul[_32_]
What's "Everything" doing?

J. P. Gilliver (John) wrote:
In message , David E. Ross
writes:
On 7/17/2018 3:38 AM, J. P. Gilliver (John) wrote:
I just found...
Forum: Windows 10 Help Forum Yesterday, 12:14 AM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10
Replies: 2
Views: 35
Posted By Paul[_32_]
Microsoft Skype is getting a call recording feature

Sky89 wrote:
On 17/07/2018 18:24, 😉 Good Guy 😉 wrote:

With over 950 million devices now running Windows 10, customer
satisfaction is higher than any previous version of windows.
...
Forum: General XP issues or comments July 17th 18, 11:39 PM Posted to microsoft.public.windowsxp.general
Replies: 14
Views: 59
Posted By Paul[_32_]
DELL inspiron 6000 causes HD problems when booting from an USBdrive

R.Wieser wrote:
Paul,

Is this a "legacy" BIOS or a "UEFI with CSM" BIOS ?

I get the feeling its legacy, as I did not see any entries indicating UEFI.
On the other hand, it does not...
Forum: General XP issues or comments July 17th 18, 01:45 PM Posted to microsoft.public.windowsxp.general
Replies: 14
Views: 59
Posted By Paul[_32_]
DELL inspiron 6000 causes HD problems when booting from an USBdrive

R.Wieser wrote:
Paul,

Whatever is going on, is some kind of bug.

Thats my (cautious) conclusion too.

You should be careful to review every aspect
of the disks involved...
Forum: General XP issues or comments July 17th 18, 01:15 PM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10,alt.windows7.general,microsoft.public.windowsxp.general
Replies: 24
Views: 70
Posted By Paul[_32_]
How much "less" functionality does the EU version of WPS Office2016 free have versus the "common" version?

Arlen Holder wrote:
On 16 Jul 2018 19:27:52 GMT, Paul wrote:

No idea, but the bad English suggests it's suspect website.

Kingsoft is a Chinese company.

What I really need to do is...
Forum: Windows 7 Forum July 17th 18, 01:15 PM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10,alt.windows7.general,microsoft.public.windowsxp.general
Replies: 24
Views: 62
Posted By Paul[_32_]
How much "less" functionality does the EU version of WPS Office2016 free have versus the "common" version?

Arlen Holder wrote:
On 16 Jul 2018 19:27:52 GMT, Paul wrote:

No idea, but the bad English suggests it's suspect website.

Kingsoft is a Chinese company.

What I really need to do is...
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