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Forum: General Discussion 01 Sep 2014
Replies: 2
Views: 333
Posted By SundRance
I customize some folders by changing their icons....

I customize some folders by changing their icons. Makes them easier to find in Explorer. Windows itself uses special icons for the 'My' folders... (Documents, Music, Pictures and Videos).
Forum: General Discussion 28 Aug 2014
Replies: 15
Views: 495
Posted By SundRance
Curious. And the properties of your Start Menu...

Curious. And the properties of your Start Menu shortcut match those above?

I'm afraid I am stumped.
Forum: General Discussion 28 Aug 2014
Replies: 15
Views: 495
Posted By SundRance
My working shortcut from the Start Menu - ...

My working shortcut from the Start Menu -

Target: %windir%\system32\cmd.exe
Start in: %HOMEDRIVE%%HOMEPATH%

My user account IS an Administrator account. Beyond checking the Target and...
Forum: General Discussion 27 Aug 2014
Replies: 15
Views: 495
Posted By SundRance
Must say, if I navigate to the System32 folder I...

Must say, if I navigate to the System32 folder I can double click the EXE and a command window opens... And it contains the modifications I set as default.

RȘnce
Forum: General Discussion 27 Aug 2014
Replies: 15
Views: 495
Posted By SundRance
Is there not a shortcut to Command in your Start...

Is there not a shortcut to Command in your Start Menu under Accessories? You might try copying THAT shortcut and Pasting it where ever it is you want it. I usually open sessions from the Run...
Forum: General Discussion 22 Jul 2014
Replies: 4
Views: 455
Posted By SundRance
We just had an issue here with Microsoft Word...

We just had an issue here with Microsoft Word 2010 in Windows 7 Pro. Mouse kept showing busy version of the icon. Turned out it had something to do with the default Printer. Changed to a different...
Forum: General Discussion 10 Jul 2014
Replies: 7
Views: 614
Posted By SundRance
The horse's mouth: Windows lifecycle fact...

The horse's mouth:

Windows lifecycle fact sheet - Windows Help (http://windows.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/lifecycle)

Best Wishes,
RȘnce
Forum: Music, Pictures & Video 13 May 2014
Replies: 8
Views: 1,109
Posted By SundRance
Hmmm, I do use Media Player, along with VideoLan....

Hmmm, I do use Media Player, along with VideoLan. I don't think Media Player does that on my system. It may be a Media Player setting, but I can not imagine which ... On this system, with no CD in...
Forum: Music, Pictures & Video 13 May 2014
Replies: 8
Views: 1,109
Posted By SundRance
Now that I look at the options, it may not. I...

Now that I look at the options, it may not. I was thinking that DVD may be an option, or at the least, .IFO or .VOB formats. As a matter of fact, my Default Settings for VideoLan DO include those...
Forum: Music, Pictures & Video 13 May 2014
Replies: 8
Views: 1,109
Posted By SundRance
Well, you can also change your Default Programs...

Well, you can also change your Default Programs from Control Panel ... Click on Media Player and 'Choose defaults for this program'. I would have thought simply turning off AutoPlay options would...
Forum: Music, Pictures & Video 13 May 2014
Replies: 8
Views: 1,109
Posted By SundRance
You can modify your 'AutoPlay' options from...

You can modify your 'AutoPlay' options from Windows Control Panel. Where is says Choose a default switch it to Take no action.

Be Well,
RȘnce
Forum: General Discussion 30 Apr 2014
Replies: 4
Views: 697
Posted By SundRance
You might add the folder in question to your...

You might add the folder in question to your SendTo folder.

C:\Users\YOUR USER NAME\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\SendTo

Navigate to the SendTo folder and create a new shortcut leading...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 15 Apr 2014
Replies: 8
Views: 542
Posted By SundRance
Windows Explorer, Tools menu, Folder options,...

Windows Explorer, Tools menu, Folder options, View tab. Is there a check mark in 'Hide empty drives in the Computer folder?

Not sure if that would matter or not.
Forum: General Discussion 14 Apr 2014
Replies: 34
Views: 1,308
Posted By SundRance
I went with Ultimate before I learned...

I went with Ultimate before I learned Professional also includes 'XP Mode'. XP Mode wasn't all I hoped it to be, but I've stuck with 'Professional'. I am unsure how the Professional version stacks...
Forum: General Discussion 14 Apr 2014
Replies: 34
Views: 1,308
Posted By SundRance
Useful information. Thanks.

Useful information. Thanks.
Forum: General Discussion 14 Apr 2014
Replies: 34
Views: 1,308
Posted By SundRance
Not yet. I'm happy with my rigs now and I have a...

Not yet. I'm happy with my rigs now and I have a machine in reserve. As long as I don't have to move away from Windows 7 and I can keep using application versions that don't use the ribbon, I'm...
Forum: General Discussion 14 Apr 2014
Replies: 34
Views: 1,308
Posted By SundRance
I love operating systems. I don't play games and...

I love operating systems. I don't play games and the like, but I do enjoy exploring operating systems, and trying to learn how they work and what they do. I do use specific programs too, and would...
Forum: General Discussion 14 Apr 2014
Replies: 34
Views: 1,308
Posted By SundRance
Goes to show, each his own. I would have thought...

Goes to show, each his own. I would have thought having standard menus, File, Edit, View, Help ... would be enough commonality. I find the ribbon lacks keyboard support. In fact, even in Windows 7...
Forum: General Discussion 14 Apr 2014
Replies: 34
Views: 1,308
Posted By SundRance
Does Windows 8.1 NOT include Microsoft's new...

Does Windows 8.1 NOT include Microsoft's new ribbon thing in Windows Explorer? If so, that would be fair reason to avoid any flavor of Windows 8. The new ribbon thing Microsoft is so infatuated...
Forum: General Discussion 13 Apr 2014
Replies: 8
Views: 3,018
Posted By SundRance
Sorry, spent some time off line. So, the first...

Sorry, spent some time off line. So, the first thing to be aware of is what directory/folder are you in when the Command window opens? I place batch files in my Windows 7 user folder, that way,...
Forum: General Discussion 09 Apr 2014
Replies: 8
Views: 3,018
Posted By SundRance
In my network batch files, I simply type the...

In my network batch files, I simply type the drive letter. Once you are parked on that drive, then use the CD command to change directory. I store batch files in my User Name folder, and when the...
Forum: Software 09 Apr 2014
Replies: 3
Views: 894
Posted By SundRance
Some of their installers also install Adobe Air...

Some of their installers also install Adobe Air too.
Forum: General Discussion 07 Apr 2014
Replies: 9
Views: 2,235
Posted By SundRance
You might do a full scan on your computer using...

You might do a full scan on your computer using Security Essentials, and I would recommend downloading and running Malwarebytes. Malwarebytes | Free Anti-Malware & Internet Security Software...
Forum: General Discussion 27 Mar 2014
Replies: 9
Views: 942
Posted By SundRance
I used this link just yesterday and successfully...

I used this link just yesterday and successfully made the disc:

Official Windows 7 SP1 ISO from Digital River « My Digital Life...
Forum: General Discussion 27 Mar 2014
Replies: 6
Views: 418
Posted By SundRance
Glad to hear it. Shadow copies is a great feature...

Glad to hear it. Shadow copies is a great feature that help make Windows 7 the best offering from Microsoft to date.

Be Well,
RȘnce
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