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Forum: Performance & Maintenance 1 Week Ago
Replies: 4
Views: 304
Posted By lffoar
No probs, logged in as admin and away she...

No probs, logged in as admin and away she went.......No drama found so all good!
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 1 Week Ago
Replies: 4
Views: 304
Posted By lffoar
Ta Oscer, hadn't thought about whether he has...

Ta Oscer, hadn't thought about whether he has admin rights set up. Will check it tomorrow when I call in to see him.
Forum: News 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 106
Views: 4,551
Posted By lffoar
Same here, all downloaded, sfc is clean

Same here, all downloaded, sfc is clean
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 4
Views: 304
Posted By lffoar
unable to start sfc

Hi all,
I am helping a mate with his comp which has been giving him strife....probably due to grand-kids meddling on the web. I installed MBAM, Ccleaner, adaware and SAS on it and cleared over a...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 2
Views: 401
Posted By lffoar
Thanks mate, I should have looked around before I...

Thanks mate, I should have looked around before I posted....It appears to be a M$ problem associated with disc cleanup. Will uncheck update cleanup until M$ issue a fix.
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 2
Views: 401
Posted By lffoar
Multiple updates

Hi all, anyone got an idea why this update shows up as being installed successfully seven times on different dates? I thought it may have been deleted as "not needed" by system cleanup and then...
Forum: General Discussion 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 74
Views: 5,832
Posted By lffoar
Yea that was or is a sniffer t send telemetry...

Yea that was or is a sniffer t send telemetry which I didn't mind that 3/10/15 but I forgot all about it until a day or so ago so I removed it,
That gave M$ a month to sniff ;)[/QUOTE]

It would...
Forum: General Discussion 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 3
Views: 240
Posted By lffoar
Try another mouse

Try another mouse
Forum: General Discussion 30 Mar 2015
Replies: 4
Views: 490
Posted By lffoar
Right click on the task bar, click properties and...

Right click on the task bar, click properties and make sure "auto hide the taskbar" is unchecked
If you can't access the taskbar click start, run and type in taskbar. There you can customise it
Forum: General Discussion 20 Mar 2015
Replies: 5
Views: 273
Posted By lffoar
right click on them and then click "unpin from...

right click on them and then click "unpin from taskbar"
Forum: General Discussion 23 Feb 2015
Replies: 9
Views: 314
Posted By lffoar
No sticky keys but while I was fiddlin' with it a...

No sticky keys but while I was fiddlin' with it a guy I know popped in.....to drink my beer :(
He's pretty cluey, had a look and suggested it could be the Atheros bluetooth program corrupting web...
Forum: General Discussion 23 Feb 2015
Replies: 9
Views: 314
Posted By lffoar
Tried the wireless mouse from my...

Tried the wireless mouse from my desktop......same same. Thought it may be a problem with the comp but tried Midori's suggestion and used IE, (Firefox is my usual) and all ok.
Buggar, I don't like...
Forum: General Discussion 22 Feb 2015
Replies: 9
Views: 314
Posted By lffoar
Thanks fellers but it happens on any website. In...

Thanks fellers but it happens on any website. In fact while reading your replies I moved the cursor from right to left on the page and walahh, the whole page of text was highlighted. Got me...
Forum: General Discussion 21 Feb 2015
Replies: 9
Views: 314
Posted By lffoar
mad mouse mayhem

Hi all,
back again to the gurus!!
I have an annoying problem with an Asus G74 using wireless Micro$oft 3500 mouse.
When I open a web page and use the arrows to navigate, menus open up wherever...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 23 Dec 2014
Replies: 4
Views: 385
Posted By lffoar
Thanks Maxie, good to know in the future. Have a...

Thanks Maxie, good to know in the future. Have a good one mate :party:
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 23 Dec 2014
Replies: 4
Views: 385
Posted By lffoar
OK found the way. Used Ccleaner tools and the...

OK found the way. Used Ccleaner tools and the option to delete is there. Problem solved, back to celebrations :party:
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 23 Dec 2014
Replies: 4
Views: 385
Posted By lffoar
Clear system configuration entries

Hi all,
Is there a way to delete entries in msconfig startup that are redundant?
I've got two entries of little gremlins which MBAM promptly dispatched to malware heaven. I can find no trace of...
Forum: General Discussion 26 Nov 2014
Replies: 129
Views: 4,904
Posted By lffoar
Bill Gates hasn't been running Microsoft for...

Bill Gates hasn't been running Microsoft for years.

Yes I know, so I will Correct:
It just comes down to $'s and cents and we dopes keep "upgrading" (should that be backgrading?) just because...
Forum: General Discussion 26 Nov 2014
Replies: 129
Views: 4,904
Posted By lffoar
Ask yourself one question.........If W7 was the...

Ask yourself one question.........If W7 was the only O/S available would you be happy or cranky?
Happy is my bet!
Why change what aint broke?? I'll tell you why:
More $$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$'s...
Forum: General Discussion 21 Nov 2014
Replies: 4
Views: 382
Posted By lffoar
No problem, glad to help :D

No problem, glad to help :D
Forum: General Discussion 21 Nov 2014
Replies: 4
Views: 382
Posted By lffoar
If you use firefox: Create a new folder on your...

If you use firefox:
Create a new folder on your desktop, name it downloads or whatever, start firefox, go to options, general tab and click "download files to" and browse to the folder you created....
Forum: News 21 Nov 2014
Replies: 10
Views: 1,629
Posted By lffoar
And I thought we had freedom of choice!! Yeah,...

And I thought we had freedom of choice!! Yeah, free to choose whatever Micro$oft will allow us to have. Gggggrrrrrrrrrrr :devil:
Forum: General Discussion 19 Nov 2014
Replies: 7
Views: 1,180
Posted By lffoar
I remember doing this on a mate's laptop a while...

I remember doing this on a mate's laptop a while back. It was either F6 or F8 on start up which got me to the "factory reset" page.
Forum: Sound & Audio 14 Nov 2014
Replies: 5
Views: 611
Posted By lffoar
Thanks guys, Oscer....No, double clicking did...

Thanks guys,
Oscer....No, double clicking did zilch.
Brink...handy for a stop gap remedy but being the stubborn jackass I am I went through everything looking for the glitch. Found the bluetooth...
Forum: Sound & Audio 13 Nov 2014
Replies: 5
Views: 611
Posted By lffoar
No right click available on taskbar

Hi all,
on my laptop when I want to remove a USB flash drive I can't right click on the icon - "safely remove hardware and eject media"....No menu or options at all show up.
Right click works on...
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