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Forum: Browsers & Mail 23 Jun 2013
Replies: 7
Views: 545
Posted By roving
When trying to open the newspaper link and Adobe...

When trying to open the newspaper link and Adobe came up with the need to update the Flash. It had already been updated a couple of days ago but did it again. The comp is 64 bit. The update...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 23 Jun 2013
Replies: 7
Views: 545
Posted By roving
Many thanks! We have done the copy and paste...

Many thanks! We have done the copy and paste more than once. It does not work in IE9, but does work in Chrome. Flash issue??? I believe that she told me the only thing she had done shortly prior...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 22 Jun 2013
Replies: 7
Views: 545
Posted By roving
I did as you suggested. IE9 reset. Restarted. ...

I did as you suggested. IE9 reset. Restarted. Will download links from websites fine. Still will not download newspaper site from its link...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 21 Jun 2013
Replies: 7
Views: 545
Posted By roving
Email is Yahoo. Use MS Security Essentials. ...

Email is Yahoo. Use MS Security Essentials. Thanks for your interest. I'll do what you suggest and report back.
Forum: Browsers & Mail 21 Jun 2013
Replies: 7
Views: 545
Posted By roving
IE9 One specific link will no longer load and open

My friend has HP laptop Win 7 4GB Dual intel, IE9. For two years or more she has subscribed online to our local weekly newspaper. Each Thursday morn she gets an email that contains the link to the...
Forum: General Discussion 29 Dec 2012
Replies: 4
Views: 3,512
Posted By roving
Thanks to both of you for the quick and direct...

Thanks to both of you for the quick and direct response. I try to never make such a move without checking with you sages on the Forum first. Much appreciated! They will stay untouched.
Forum: General Discussion 28 Dec 2012
Replies: 4
Views: 3,512
Posted By roving
Files in Windows/winsxs folder. Can I delete them?

While doing a thorough scan with Malwarebytes I found it slogging through a folder under 'Windows' named 'winsxs'. In it are hundreds of similar files, all beginning "amd64_microsoft. followed by a...
Forum: General Discussion 18 Aug 2012
Replies: 20
Views: 1,291
Posted By roving
Update. Away for three days. Finally got it...

Update. Away for three days. Finally got it started yesterday a.m. and got to Nvidia site and downloaded their latest that it found form my video card. Ran perfectly all day through three restarts...
Forum: General Discussion 16 Aug 2012
Replies: 20
Views: 1,291
Posted By roving
I use dual screens, an 18 and a 22. It will do...

I use dual screens, an 18 and a 22. It will do the same crash on either one and both are using the same driver: MS dated 6/21/2006 Version 6.1.7600.16385. Doesn't look like any updated version...
Forum: General Discussion 16 Aug 2012
Replies: 20
Views: 1,291
Posted By roving
I finally did a clean install using my original...

I finally did a clean install using my original Windows 7 DVD. The object being to install just a few updates at a time and hopefully find one or a few that caused it to crash. HOWEVER, maybe...
Forum: General Discussion 14 Aug 2012
Replies: 20
Views: 1,291
Posted By roving
I am now at the point with my new clean install...

I am now at the point with my new clean install where all is running smoothly andhave 111 important updates and 8 optional updates waiting for download and install. I plan on doing 15 at a time and...
Forum: General Discussion 13 Aug 2012
Replies: 8
Views: 774
Posted By roving
Thanks to all! Roving

Thanks to all! Roving
Forum: General Discussion 12 Aug 2012
Replies: 20
Views: 1,291
Posted By roving
It has been set to automatically get the updates...

It has been set to automatically get the updates as Rocker suggests.
Forum: General Discussion 12 Aug 2012
Replies: 20
Views: 1,291
Posted By roving
Checked and it reports that it has the latest...

Checked and it reports that it has the latest driver.
Forum: General Discussion 12 Aug 2012
Replies: 20
Views: 1,291
Posted By roving
Revisiting 'Doing clean install....' with a return of old problem

In my last post to my original thread "Doing a clean install and need advice" I spoke prematurely as all had gone perfectly yesterday. This morning I started it up and was greeted with it...
Forum: General Discussion 12 Aug 2012
Replies: 8
Views: 774
Posted By roving
Clean reinstall

Thanks to all of you for your suggestions. Yesterday I did a clean install using my Windows 7 disc and it all went quite well. I used it's built in function to clean all of my partitions and then...
Forum: General Discussion 11 Aug 2012
Replies: 8
Views: 774
Posted By roving
Doing Clean Install and need advice

Doing a clean install following a repair install on my desktop computer that still didn't cure a continuing 'start up and freeze up' problem that had been discussed on this forum several days ago. ...
Forum: General Discussion 08 Aug 2012
Replies: 4
Views: 1,595
Posted By roving
Many thanks for the help. Chasing stuff that...

Many thanks for the help. Chasing stuff that kept changing just wore me down and took more time than it was worth. Late yesterday I did a reinstall of Win 7 using the SP1 iso following Brink's...
Forum: General Discussion 06 Aug 2012
Replies: 4
Views: 1,595
Posted By roving
I'm still working my way through the fixes and no...

I'm still working my way through the fixes and no joy yet. Takes lots of time as half of the time I get "Pink screeened" and then have to work my way back from restarts to get back to the fixes. ...
Forum: General Discussion 05 Aug 2012
Replies: 4
Views: 1,595
Posted By roving
Screens freeze, color changes, requires cold start and Startup repair

4 year old HP desktop, Win7 SP1, 4g ram. quad Intel, Nvidia GeForce 8600 GS. Several days now requiring multiple restarts with all OK for awhile, then freezup and won't shut down and requires power...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 28 Jul 2012
Replies: 2
Views: 873
Posted By roving
IE9 tabs-selecting new site replaces open tab. Not what I want to do.

Each time I select a new website from my Favorites it replaces the existing open tab with the new selection. I want a new separate tab to open with each new selection, leaving the previous tabs in...
Forum: Backup and Restore 21 Jul 2012
Replies: 10
Views: 1,400
Posted By roving
Scannow found no integrity violations. What...

Scannow found no integrity violations. What should I do next? All seems to be set up correctly at this point. Have restarted.
Forum: Backup and Restore 21 Jul 2012
Replies: 10
Views: 1,400
Posted By roving
Just what I needed to know. I often forget the...

Just what I needed to know. I often forget the value of the right click as I rarely need to do so and the memory isn't what it used to be. All of you guys are great to help those of us who get lost.
Forum: Backup and Restore 21 Jul 2012
Replies: 10
Views: 1,400
Posted By roving
And I did change Volume Shadow Copy Startup Type...

And I did change Volume Shadow Copy Startup Type to 'Automatic'. Would having it as 'Manual' prevented the regular making of Restore Points?
Forum: Backup and Restore 21 Jul 2012
Replies: 10
Views: 1,400
Posted By roving
I just installed the Instant Restore shortcut and...

I just installed the Instant Restore shortcut and I tried it and it worked perfectly as it showed up in the list of available restore points. Today's point is shown as an "Install" Type. The other...
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