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Forum: General Discussion 20 Feb 2010
Replies: 3
Views: 7,367
Posted By kimig1
Ryan, thanks for your message. I opened up my...

Ryan, thanks for your message. I opened up my computer this morning, and there was the ease of access button. I had never seen it before, and didn't know what it was. stupidly, I opened it up to...
Forum: General Discussion 19 Feb 2010
Replies: 3
Views: 7,367
Posted By kimig1
ease of access problem

This morning I started up my system ( win 7 ultimate 32bit) and al hell cut loose. Ease of access button appeared on my screen without being asked, and suddenly there were 3 or 4 Aero screens, and...
Forum: Drivers 14 Feb 2010
Replies: 3
Views: 1,601
Posted By kimig1
Tara, HP no longer support my Laserjet 1000....

Tara, HP no longer support my Laserjet 1000. Before the crash, I persuaded Win 7 to install a driver via a method that I can no longer find. The printer is a hybrid, running as USB, via a parallel...
Forum: Drivers 13 Feb 2010
Replies: 3
Views: 1,601
Posted By kimig1
HPLaserjet 1000

I solved this problem once, but my W7 has just had a MAJOR prob with "Security Tool" which needed a (successful) trip to the shop. Unfortunately, they did not manage to preserve all my data &...
Forum: General Discussion 04 Feb 2010
Replies: 2
Views: 1,292
Posted By kimig1
Save problem

I should say first that I am not a newbie to computing - my first machine was a Vic 20, my second a little "GEM/Dos" Amstrad.

The reason for stating this, is that I am really struggling with...
Forum: General Discussion 20 Jan 2010
Replies: 1
Views: 2,503
Posted By kimig1
moving files into library folder

I have tried everything I can think of, and can't do this. I want to put all my .xls files into a library folder. Everytime I try to do this. Excel opens before I can move anything. My files are...
Forum: Microsoft Office 07 Jan 2010
Replies: 1
Views: 5,017
Posted By kimig1
show 2 excel files at same time

Some data from Excel sheets is missing. I want to open older, accurate sheet, in order to correct newer version which has lost data. the files are similar, but not identical, and have different...
Forum: Sound & Audio 03 Jan 2010
Replies: 3
Views: 3,092
Posted By kimig1
Device Manager calls the on-board sound High...

Device Manager calls the on-board sound High definition device, and there is nothing anywhere to indicate exactly what the device is really called. Tried updating, but Win 7 says I have the latest...
Forum: Sound & Audio 03 Jan 2010
Replies: 3
Views: 3,092
Posted By kimig1
problems with skype

Recently bought new computer with Win 7. Lots of things don't/ didn't work properly or at all, but I'm gradually getting sorted. Big problem at the moment is Skype. Call quality is poor - either they...
Forum: Software 31 Dec 2009
Replies: 7
Views: 4,521
Posted By kimig1
Regret to tell you that that particular file does...

Regret to tell you that that particular file does not seem to be there anymore.
Here is another error message:
Tried to uninstall dbxconv, and it tells me that I can't run or close it, because...
Forum: Software 29 Dec 2009
Replies: 7
Views: 4,521
Posted By kimig1
This is what I get: snip for win Forum.JPG...

This is what I get: snip for win Forum.JPG (http://www.sevenforums.com/attachment.php?attachmentid=44280&stc=1&d=1262068764)
Getting seriously fed up with Win 7 - probably just me, but there are so...
Forum: Software 28 Dec 2009
Replies: 7
Views: 4,521
Posted By kimig1
Unable to install programs

I installed three "legacy" programs which will now neither run nor uninstall.

One is Adobe Air, one is Astraslim (drivers for my elderly scanner) and one is DBXconv, which I hoped would capture...
Forum: General Discussion 27 Dec 2009
Replies: 5
Views: 2,405
Posted By kimig1
Hi Brink - thanks for trying to help. Tried your...

Hi Brink - thanks for trying to help. Tried your work-around - opened Control panel from help & support, accessed one or two options and then closed. On restart, it went back to the list, not the...
Forum: General Discussion 26 Dec 2009
Replies: 5
Views: 2,405
Posted By kimig1
Control Panel appearance

Good morning friends - hope you aren't all hungover!! Very small problem in relation to all you mega gurus:
I have been running W7 Ultimate for a whole 10 days now and the learning curve from XP is...
Forum: Software 23 Dec 2009
Replies: 2
Views: 2,830
Posted By kimig1
problems installing BBC iPlayer

I have been using this facility for some time on an XP computer. However, on 7, it keeps telling me that "another instance of Adobe Air is already present on the system". If it is, I can't find it...
Forum: Drivers 22 Dec 2009
Replies: 28
Views: 38,369
Posted By kimig1
Now I'm just embarassed - why didn't I think of...

Now I'm just embarassed - why didn't I think of that? It worked, of course!
Again, my very sincere thanks - I am just LOST without a printer
Forum: Drivers 22 Dec 2009
Replies: 28
Views: 38,369
Posted By kimig1
I managed to get the Laserjet to run, thankyou...

I managed to get the Laserjet to run, thankyou VERY much.

However, during the course of my various frantic efforts, I seem to have managed an abortive installation, which I think is blocking the...
Forum: Drivers 22 Dec 2009
Replies: 28
Views: 38,369
Posted By kimig1
Hello Richard - thanks for trying to help. I've...

Hello Richard - thanks for trying to help. I've tried both offerings from HP : lj1000hostbased-en.exe & lj488en.exe. When running either of these, there is no executable, only an .inf file. Neither...
Forum: Drivers 22 Dec 2009
Replies: 28
Views: 38,369
Posted By kimig1
HP Laserjet 1000

:(This printer is about 5 years old. It is perfect for my needs, but HP will not issue a Win 7 driver for it. I REALLY don't want to buy another . I have been given lots of advice, and tried all...
Forum: Drivers 16 Nov 2009
Replies: 2
Views: 5,239
Posted By kimig1
Laserjet driver

I have an elderly (approx 3 years old) , but perfectly functioning HP Laserjet 1000. I understand that HP have not, and will not, issue a Win 7 driver update for this machine. I do not want to have...
Forum: General Discussion 07 Nov 2009
Replies: 5
Views: 869
Posted By kimig1
zx81 - I love your handle! Tried the advisor...

zx81 - I love your handle! Tried the advisor again- it won't run because it can't find mscorwks.dll. As I have been having some problems with Framework downoads refusing to run, I assume the problems...
Forum: General Discussion 07 Nov 2009
Replies: 5
Views: 869
Posted By kimig1
Ready to move over....but scared!

Hi folks - first post on this forum. I am fairly computer literate - my computing goes back to Vic 20 and Sinclair Speccy, but I am pretty old now, and not really wanting hassle! I am about to buy a...
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