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Windows 7: windows help has gone south

12 Jan 2009   #1
ittech

XP/Vista/Windows 7 builld 7000
 
 
windows help has gone south

running windows 7 on two machines, the desktop continues to run fine. the lap has some very minor issues but functions very respectably other than the wei of 3 dragged down by the hard disk even with caching disabled.

one thing though, windows help has gone south. entering for instance "view network" or simply "usb" now returns zero results. browsing topics simply loops back to the topic options..bummer. not a deal stopper, but odd.


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12 Jan 2009   #2
tdk08

Windows 7 Ultimate Beta 7000
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by ittech View Post
running windows 7 on two machines, the desktop continues to run fine. the lap has some very minor issues but functions very respectably other than the wei of 3 dragged down by the hard disk even with caching disabled.

one thing though, windows help has gone south. entering for instance "view network" or simply "usb" now returns zero results. browsing topics simply loops back to the topic options..bummer. not a deal stopper, but odd.
Possibly a beta thing and will be expanded? idk
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12 Jan 2009   #3
ittech

XP/Vista/Windows 7 builld 7000
 
 

nope, finger problem my end...my help dialogue box somehow got set to online help instead of offline. reverting to offline selection resolved that. -2 points to me.
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