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Forum: General Discussion 13 Jan 2012
Replies: 5
Views: 1,685
Posted By dazco
I just don't like it like that. For one thing i...

I just don't like it like that. For one thing i don't want to have to mouse over to see what they are. I do like some 7 things more than XP, but not all and thats certainly not one i like i assure...
Forum: General Discussion 12 Jan 2012
Replies: 5
Views: 1,685
Posted By dazco
nevermind, i got it. "never combine" in taskbar...

nevermind, i got it. "never combine" in taskbar properties.

http://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials/496-taskbar-button-grouping-enable-disable.html
Forum: General Discussion 12 Jan 2012
Replies: 5
Views: 1,685
Posted By dazco
making taskbar display open folders or browser windows like XP?

In Xp for example, if i had 3 browser windows open i would see 3 bars on the task bar with a bit of text about what the page is, each one about a couple inches wide.(till there were too many to...
Forum: Gaming 18 Sep 2011
Replies: 1
Views: 1,500
Posted By dazco
Nevermind.....just found one that works via...

Nevermind.....just found one that works via google. I also found the reviews on i think it was newegg showed most everyone who bough it had the same problem.
Forum: Gaming 18 Sep 2011
Replies: 1
Views: 1,500
Posted By dazco
Could install reject serial # due to being W7?

I bought a somewhat old game, Ghost Recon advanced warfighter 2. It says vista and XP, but i figured since i have installed a dozen older games no reason this wouldn't work. But it will not accept...
Forum: Sound & Audio 21 Aug 2011
Replies: 3
Views: 881
Posted By dazco
Thats what i figured, thanks

Thats what i figured, thanks
Forum: Customization 20 Aug 2011
Replies: 2
Views: 1,221
Posted By dazco
I did finally figure out how to get it to do what...

I did finally figure out how to get it to do what i was trying to, but to be honest it wouldn't do any of the things i'd really wanted it to. It suggests it can mimic XP yet at least a couple W7...
Forum: Sound & Audio 20 Aug 2011
Replies: 3
Views: 881
Posted By dazco
Audio players...all the same sonically?

I use foobar because the interface does what i want exactly the way i want after a few tweaks. But i've often wondered whether a software player can make a difference in sound quality. Note that i...
Forum: Customization 20 Aug 2011
Replies: 2
Views: 1,221
Posted By dazco
classic shell issue

It doesn't seem to affect explorer. And yes, i close all explorer windows after i tweak anything and re-open to see the results. It may work on somethings, i dunno as i haven't tried everything. But...
Forum: General Discussion 20 Aug 2011
Replies: 16
Views: 39,790
Posted By dazco
I think i figured it out, and yes, you are right...

I think i figured it out, and yes, you are right about the checked items. But there were more unchecked entries in msconfig than in that reg folder. However, i found the missing ones in the folder...
Forum: General Discussion 20 Aug 2011
Replies: 16
Views: 39,790
Posted By dazco
How to remove unwanted startup entries in msconfig?

I've done this in every version of windows, and i found the following in 7 which seems o be the same place in the registry that i'd delete them in other versions...
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Forum: Customization 31 Jul 2011
Replies: 18
Views: 3,812
Posted By dazco
I got it all working pretty much as i'd hoped. I...

I got it all working pretty much as i'd hoped. I found an app that shows all the icons within all the files that have them in a given folder. So i was able to generate a huge window showing every...
Forum: Customization 31 Jul 2011
Replies: 18
Views: 3,812
Posted By dazco
No custom ones. But strange things have been...

No custom ones. But strange things have been happening when i try and assign icons to a file type. I have it good enough now, IE all video files have the same icon. Not exactly what i wanted but...
Forum: Customization 31 Jul 2011
Replies: 18
Views: 3,812
Posted By dazco
Looks like i was wrong. It's ok, but avi's will...

Looks like i was wrong. It's ok, but avi's will not accept an icon of my choice. It shows one that isn't what i picked, but at least it's different than other files. But still got work to do...
Forum: Customization 30 Jul 2011
Replies: 18
Views: 3,812
Posted By dazco
I did find a option in it that has to do with...

I did find a option in it that has to do with this, and i got it to work to some degree. What i mean by that is i got avi and mp3 to use different icons, but i'm now having a lot of wierd things...
Forum: Customization 30 Jul 2011
Replies: 18
Views: 3,812
Posted By dazco
I'm confused because when i click the link it...

I'm confused because when i click the link it says "option 2".

EDIT: i tried that filetypes man but like the first app i tried that i found myself before i posted here, it changes all files...
Forum: Customization 30 Jul 2011
Replies: 18
Views: 3,812
Posted By dazco
I DO have mp3's associated with a different...

I DO have mp3's associated with a different player than default. But when i look at step 4 I don't understand what it mean. The instructions seem poorly explained, or else maybe i'm just spacing, i...
Forum: Customization 30 Jul 2011
Replies: 18
Views: 3,812
Posted By dazco
Thanks, but for some reason it didn't work. I...

Thanks, but for some reason it didn't work. I used the 64 bit version of that icon viewer app, i am quite familiar with editing the registry so i didn't go to the wrong place etc. Used the same icon...
Forum: Customization 30 Jul 2011
Replies: 18
Views: 3,812
Posted By dazco
assigning a icon to a file type in W7 64 bit?

I found an app that allows you to easily do this because i wanted to change mp3 files to thier own icon and have each file type have thier own. At least as far as the most commonly used meadi file...
Forum: Software 06 May 2011
Replies: 4
Views: 1,045
Posted By dazco
True crypt question

I can't post at the TC forums because it won't accept any of my email accounts, even those that are not large providers like yahoo or gmail. So i didn't know where else to ask this and i'm hoping...
Forum: Customization 03 May 2011
Replies: 3
Views: 1,128
Posted By dazco
I found a standalone executable that does it !...

I found a standalone executable that does it ! Simple small and free... Network Activity Indicator for Windows 7 - IT Samples (http://www.itsamples.com/network-activity-indicator.html)
Forum: Customization 03 May 2011
Replies: 3
Views: 1,128
Posted By dazco
make tray ico light up when internet data transfers like XP?

I don't know if it's my setup of if windows 7 is just not capable of this. But one thing i really miss is how the internet tray icon in previous windows versions would light up when data was being up...
Forum: Graphic Cards 24 Mar 2011
Replies: 3
Views: 7,008
Posted By dazco
Thanks. theres a lot there, plus it only happens...

Thanks. theres a lot there, plus it only happens every so often so i won't know whether i have found it anytime soon. But i'll go thru that and see what i can find. Thanks.:D
Forum: Graphic Cards 23 Mar 2011
Replies: 3
Views: 7,008
Posted By dazco
video card stopped responding but recovered

Thats the error message i have gotten ever since this PC was new. It's a ATI or i guess now AMD HD5850. The screen will freeze for a second then go black. 3 seconds later it's back and i get that...
Forum: Sound & Audio 05 Mar 2011
Replies: 5
Views: 1,745
Posted By dazco
sure does ! Thanks.

sure does ! Thanks.
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