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Forum: Network & Sharing 03 Dec 2012
Replies: 6
Views: 9,137
Posted By gmosley
OK. Tried restoring Firewall to default using...

OK. Tried restoring Firewall to default using Restore Defaults option from left column of panel resulting from selecting Windows Firewall on Control Panel. Accepted warnings and seemed to complete -...
Forum: Network & Sharing 02 Dec 2012
Replies: 6
Views: 9,137
Posted By gmosley
Thanks for those tips. I'd already tried Network...

Thanks for those tips. I'd already tried Network Troubleshooter which found nothing amiss. Didn't know about System File Checker Scan (a good one to keep) so I ranit and it came back clean.
The...
Forum: Network & Sharing 01 Dec 2012
Replies: 6
Views: 9,137
Posted By gmosley
Network Discovery and File Sharing - Can't Turn On

On my desktop computer, when I go to Network & Sharing Center and select Change Advanced Sharing Settings, Turn off network discovery and Turn off file and print sharing are both selected. I click on...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 19 Apr 2011
Replies: 32
Views: 33,240
Posted By gmosley
I don't believe I went out of order. I went...

I don't believe I went out of order. I went through the uninstall process for all the unknown devices - didn't touch the USB section at all. If any of the unknown devices were USB related, as I'm...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 19 Apr 2011
Replies: 32
Views: 33,240
Posted By gmosley
Well, the good news is that my new Logitech mouse...

Well, the good news is that my new Logitech mouse is now working. The bad news is that I had to re-install Windows.
I attempted to add Administrators to the Properties/Security setting for...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 18 Apr 2011
Replies: 32
Views: 33,240
Posted By gmosley
This sounds interesting. But, how do I access the...

This sounds interesting. But, how do I access the "hidden admin account"? When I look at the User Accounts, all I see are myself and the "Guest" account (which is disabled).
Forum: Hardware & Devices 18 Apr 2011
Replies: 32
Views: 33,240
Posted By gmosley
No, I wasn't able to delete it. But your steps to...

No, I wasn't able to delete it. But your steps to alter permissions will help I'm sure. Still a bit of a novice, I'm afraid, when it comes to dealing with Windows Security. e.g. when is an...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 18 Apr 2011
Replies: 32
Views: 33,240
Posted By gmosley
I tried deleting the INFCACHE.1 file several...

I tried deleting the INFCACHE.1 file several times, even re-booting in between. I only have one user account on my machine - Me, Administrator. I'm assuming it's the file behind restoration of all...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 17 Apr 2011
Replies: 32
Views: 33,240
Posted By gmosley
OK, had a huge list of "Other Devices" and...

OK, had a huge list of "Other Devices" and laboriously uninstalled all but the last. When I uninstalled it, I was prompted to re-boot to complete the process. Went to Explorer first to try and delete...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 15 Apr 2011
Replies: 32
Views: 33,240
Posted By gmosley
The General USB Problems process looks promising....

The General USB Problems process looks promising. I'll be trying that as soon as I get home.
Thanks.
Forum: Hardware & Devices 15 Apr 2011
Replies: 32
Views: 33,240
Posted By gmosley
Sorry, you're right. It happened a while ago when...

Sorry, you're right. It happened a while ago when I'd unplugged the KB to work on another machine. I re-plugged to a different port inadvertently and discovered the problem. When I plugged it back...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 15 Apr 2011
Replies: 32
Views: 33,240
Posted By gmosley
There is one other possibly related symptom....

There is one other possibly related symptom. Prior to getting the new mouse, I discovered that my keyboard would only work in some of the USB sockets.
Forum: Hardware & Devices 15 Apr 2011
Replies: 32
Views: 33,240
Posted By gmosley
My guess is that it isn't Windows since when I...

My guess is that it isn't Windows since when I insert the unifying receiver it appears to install the "new device" successfully. The only other wireless device that's connected is an MS laptop mouse...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 14 Apr 2011
Replies: 32
Views: 33,240
Posted By gmosley
No to both...

No to both...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 13 Apr 2011
Replies: 32
Views: 33,240
Posted By gmosley
Tried connecting mouse with modem off - no...

Tried connecting mouse with modem off - no difference.
Forum: Hardware & Devices 13 Apr 2011
Replies: 32
Views: 33,240
Posted By gmosley
Well, the computer's in a very small den and the...

Well, the computer's in a very small den and the only electronic in there, other than the attached printer and scanner (both USB connected) is the wireless modem/router instaled by my internet (DSL)...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 12 Apr 2011
Replies: 32
Views: 33,240
Posted By gmosley
Thanks. Actually, I did do that in the first...

Thanks. Actually, I did do that in the first go-round. The receiver dialog attempts to recognize the new device but eventually times out.
Forum: Hardware & Devices 12 Apr 2011
Replies: 32
Views: 33,240
Posted By gmosley
Logitech Wireless Mouse Problem

I just purchased a Logitech M505 Wireless Laser mouse. My computer is an i7 Core machine with Windows 7 64-bit Home Premium. Inserting the USB receiver plug caused the normal driver install process...
Forum: General Discussion 06 Nov 2010
Replies: 3
Views: 1,095
Posted By gmosley
Sorry, just saw the answer in a related post.

Sorry, just saw the answer in a related post.
Forum: General Discussion 06 Nov 2010
Replies: 3
Views: 1,095
Posted By gmosley
Visible Content When Moving a Window

I know there's a setting somewhere that keeps a Window's content visible when you're dragging it around. It was behaving that way till recently. I think a MS update might have reset it.
Anyone?
Forum: Network & Sharing 15 Sep 2010
Replies: 10
Views: 1,785
Posted By gmosley
Thanks, Rich - I'll look into that. OK, Ryan....

Thanks, Rich - I'll look into that.
OK, Ryan. Thanks.
I had tried that but GMail, which I use, isn't on the list of programs to choose from. However, I did install Windows Live and, surprise,...
Forum: Network & Sharing 14 Sep 2010
Replies: 10
Views: 1,785
Posted By gmosley
When you select the "Invite..." option, the...

When you select the "Invite..." option, the second of three options implies an automatic e-mail connection, without the need to pass a password ( could be wrong on that part - can't get that far ).
Forum: Network & Sharing 13 Sep 2010
Replies: 10
Views: 1,785
Posted By gmosley
Good article, thanks. Nothing in it, though, on...

Good article, thanks.
Nothing in it, though, on how to establish the appropriate e-mail client (Windows Live Mail in the case of my friend).
Anybody???
Forum: Network & Sharing 12 Sep 2010
Replies: 10
Views: 1,785
Posted By gmosley
But... Any idea how to create the e-mail...

But...
Any idea how to create the e-mail association referred to in the error message?
Forum: Network & Sharing 12 Sep 2010
Replies: 10
Views: 1,785
Posted By gmosley
Remote Assistance Challenges

A friend with a new Windows 7 machine needs my help. I'm looking to Remote Assistance as an alternative to the 20 min. drive to his home.
I tried "asking for assistance" from his machine today, to...
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