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Forum: System Security 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 4
Views: 335
Posted By nithig
Thank you Vinny Buxton ... yes, after not...

Thank you Vinny Buxton ... yes, after not succeeding with Adaware I did use malwarebytes and it did the job. System is now clear. Can't put the results of scan up now as they are now history.
...
Forum: System Security 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 4
Views: 335
Posted By nithig
Hi Harrie, yep, that's the beast all right!...

Hi Harrie, yep, that's the beast all right! Last night ran a full scan with Adaware from Lavasoft and it seems to have picked it up and deleted as I have not seen evidence when opening the browser...
Forum: System Security 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 4
Views: 335
Posted By nithig
la.flvmplayer.exe Malware - How To remove?

This nuisance la.flvmplayer.exe (trojan?) arrived on my computer piggy backing on a legitimate d/load (a video I believe).
It causes the browser to open several windows with ads and promotions.

I...
Forum: Software 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 4
Views: 6,875
Posted By nithig
thx Magikill .... yes I agree ... check for...

thx Magikill .... yes I agree ... check for updates manually instead of having those programs run all the time. Task scheduler is now empty and will remain that way.I've noticed that Google is very...
Forum: Music, Pictures & Video 12 Mar 2014
Replies: 8
Views: 977
Posted By nithig
Thanks BrightBlessings and also carwiz I'm...

Thanks BrightBlessings and also carwiz

I'm afraid I've managed to make a meal of it by knocking out the little locking mechanism on top left
of the SD Card. This happened when I followed a...
Forum: Music, Pictures & Video 12 Mar 2014
Replies: 8
Views: 977
Posted By nithig
Hi ICit2lol...

Hi ICit2lol (http://www.sevenforums.com/members/icit2lol.html),

thx!

when I tried to do this (ie format) I discovered that the SD Card is 'Write Protected' (which I guess is what's stopping me...
Forum: Music, Pictures & Video 12 Mar 2014
Replies: 8
Views: 977
Posted By nithig
'Delete' is greyed out, so how to clear SD card?

My SD card from a digital camera (Canon IXUS 130) needs to be cleared. I can delete one image at a time which requires several moves for each image. Clearly not practical after many shots taken.
...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 19 Oct 2013
Replies: 0
Views: 263
Posted By nithig
Forum: Browsers & Mail 19 Oct 2013
Replies: 3
Views: 342
Posted By nithig
Thanks Roadrunner - btw can you say something...

Thanks Roadrunner - btw can you say something about yr comment "you can use outlook.com instead of Gmail although I don't recommend it."
I'd like to get away from gmail (too much intrusion, data...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 18 Oct 2013
Replies: 3
Views: 342
Posted By nithig
hotmail to outlook.com

Is anyone familiar with Microsoft's new cloud email at outlook.com?

While I have a hotmail a/c I would like to have a second but don't want to risk the primary hotmail a/c being removed (it's too...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 18 Oct 2013
Replies: 2
Views: 589
Posted By nithig
Happy to report that problem is resolved. I...

Happy to report that problem is resolved.
I continued following the leads and took a few steps so not entirely sure which one worked ... suspect is was removal of the questionable driver.
Forum: Hardware & Devices 18 Oct 2013
Replies: 2
Views: 589
Posted By nithig
web cam code 45 (not connected) yet it's inbuilt

Up until now the webcam has worked fine.
Suddenly attempt to open the cam receive a code 45,
that is ... item not connected.
However, it is an inbuilt webcam so i'm at a loss as to how to check...
Forum: Media Center 02 Sep 2013
Replies: 6
Views: 1,205
Posted By nithig
Thx Pauly, I managed to d/load a codex from...

Thx Pauly,

I managed to d/load a codex from MS site ... ran it ... rebooted but still the WMP wouldn't operate.

Then I received yr last post with the link ... d/loaded the CCCP, ran it and hey...
Forum: Media Center 02 Sep 2013
Replies: 6
Views: 1,205
Posted By nithig
Thanks again. Went to MS to d/load codex and...

Thanks again.
Went to MS to d/load codex and validation was required.
Then I got the message attached.
Good old MS ... keeping up to date!
Of course I can't move from this page ... this is where...
Forum: Media Center 02 Sep 2013
Replies: 6
Views: 1,205
Posted By nithig
Hi Pauly, No, haven't done anything such as...

Hi Pauly,

No, haven't done anything such as the installations you mention. To be honest, I don't know what those terms refer to.
Where would I find them?
Are they available as d/loads from...
Forum: Media Center 02 Sep 2013
Replies: 6
Views: 1,205
Posted By nithig
WMP - Cannot play that file

Have used WMP to play MP4 files since I got this computer.
Suddenly I am getting the message which is attached as a capture.

Can anyone throw light on this?
I went to the webpage but it was not...
Forum: Software 01 Aug 2013
Replies: 3
Views: 452
Posted By nithig
What's the consensus on Adobe Flash Player and Shockwave

I seem to be having problems with Flash Player ... and it just doesn't 'feel' right but I can't quite put my finger on a problem as such (it does tend to stop working).

So I'm wondering what your...
Forum: Chillout Room 23 Apr 2013
Replies: 0
Views: 359
Posted By nithig
Are links on blogs effective?

Until now I've only had reciprocal links with websites.
Now I've been asked to share links with a blog.
I now my site is scanned by the bots regularly as new content shows up in SERPS quite...
Forum: Backup and Restore 31 Mar 2013
Replies: 8
Views: 1,015
Posted By nithig
thanks mjf - that's the clear answer I was after....

thanks mjf - that's the clear answer I was after.

I do have a legit Win 7 but interestingly the disk supplied is for Win XP SP3 and not
Win 7. I remember when it was new a choice somewhere about...
Forum: Backup and Restore 31 Mar 2013
Replies: 8
Views: 1,015
Posted By nithig
Thanks for responding Brink ... however, yr...

Thanks for responding Brink ... however, yr response was a little off the question.
As Victor S pointed out I may have phrased my question in an unclear way ... but he
foresaw that and asked the...
Forum: Backup and Restore 31 Mar 2013
Replies: 8
Views: 1,015
Posted By nithig
Hello Kaktussoft, excuse me ... i used the...

Hello Kaktussoft,

excuse me ... i used the wrong term. It is a "systems image" (not mirror)
and yes, one created using the built in backup in Win 7.

I haven't seen or used Win 8 and so have no...
Forum: Backup and Restore 31 Mar 2013
Replies: 8
Views: 1,015
Posted By nithig
Win 7 Mirror Image

This question might belong on the Win 8 Forum ... but i'm not registered there yet so asking here.

If a mirror image (backup) of a Win 7 computer exists on an external HD
could this be loaded...
Forum: Microsoft Office 14 Mar 2013
Replies: 5
Views: 746
Posted By nithig
woo hoo .... many thanks Two Cables ... control z...

woo hoo .... many thanks Two Cables ... control z did the trick!
I'll note those short-cuts and now enjoy my writing without concern
for those aberrations which seem inevitable.
Forum: Microsoft Office 14 Mar 2013
Replies: 5
Views: 746
Posted By nithig
thanks two cables, I suspect you've hit on...

thanks two cables,

I suspect you've hit on the problem.
Control x doesn't work suggesting that, as you point out, the program in not properly installed.
Not sure what to do as it's installed...
Forum: Microsoft Office 14 Mar 2013
Replies: 5
Views: 746
Posted By nithig
Word 2007 - where did 'Undo' go?

Word 2010 is just too heavy for me so I am using Word 2007.
Prior to this in an earlier version I could recover accidentally deleted text by clicking on 'Undo'.
This would restore the text just...
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