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Forum: Hardware & Devices 06 Oct 2011
Replies: 23
Views: 17,463
Posted By imacken
What I would suggest is to switch off the...

What I would suggest is to switch off the 'auto-restart' and have a look at the message. (Can't remember where the option is though!)
Forum: Gadgets 03 Feb 2011
Replies: 7
Views: 4,675
Posted By imacken
Thanks for the suggestion. Unfortunately, I had...

Thanks for the suggestion. Unfortunately, I had already tried those ideas. No luck.
Forum: Gadgets 01 Feb 2011
Replies: 7
Views: 4,675
Posted By imacken
Thanks Kari, I saw that one myself. It didn't...

Thanks Kari, I saw that one myself. It didn't help. CMD reports are all OK.
Forum: Gadgets 01 Feb 2011
Replies: 7
Views: 4,675
Posted By imacken
Windows native clock and calendar.

Windows native clock and calendar.
Forum: Gadgets 01 Feb 2011
Replies: 7
Views: 4,675
Posted By imacken
Oh well, it's a pity this got moved here as there...

Oh well, it's a pity this got moved here as there seems to be very few answers around. Still, the situation has got a bit more weird. The calendar is freezing now. It's showing yesterday's date.
Forum: Gadgets 31 Jan 2011
Replies: 7
Views: 4,675
Posted By imacken
Clock gadget time stops!

In the last 2 weeks, my desktop clock gadget time just stops at certain points in the day.
The clock in the notification area is always fine. At the moment, it tells me it's 17:11 (which is...
Forum: Network & Sharing 08 Jan 2011
Replies: 1
Views: 721
Posted By imacken
OK, did a system restore and everything is fine...

OK, did a system restore and everything is fine now.
Convinced it was a virus, because there was a weird exe in the notifications area about virus scanning.
Oh well, all's well that's ends well!
Forum: Network & Sharing 08 Jan 2011
Replies: 1
Views: 721
Posted By imacken
Weird Connection Problem

For the first time ever, I'm having connectivity issues.
On my main computer (a desktop connected via ethernet cable to router) I cannot connect to the internet all of a sudden.
1) all my other...
Forum: General Discussion 09 Dec 2010
Replies: 12
Views: 8,878
Posted By imacken
Shawn. Thanks again. This forum always has been a...

Shawn. Thanks again. This forum always has been a real pleasure to use.
Forum: General Discussion 09 Dec 2010
Replies: 12
Views: 8,878
Posted By imacken
Can Users Folder Be Put on Different Drive?

I'm looking at getting a solid state HD to put Windows boot files on. 120Gb ones look 'reasonable' these days at around 150.
Although I have 4 x 500Gb at the moment, my Photos and Games are on...
Forum: Microsoft Office 01 Nov 2010
Replies: 15
Views: 13,123
Posted By imacken
Anyone have any thoughts on this?

Anyone have any thoughts on this?
Forum: Microsoft Office 11 Oct 2010
Replies: 15
Views: 13,123
Posted By imacken
Just thinking about this, can anyone confirm that...

Just thinking about this, can anyone confirm that these issues I'm having are down the the accounts being IMAP?
Forum: Microsoft Office 10 Oct 2010
Replies: 15
Views: 13,123
Posted By imacken
Yes, it looks like Outlook is not geared up for...

Yes, it looks like Outlook is not geared up for IMAP at all. No folder option (as above), no ability to change the default data file, no forwarding rules working,.....
I'm amazed that this new...
Forum: Microsoft Office 10 Oct 2010
Replies: 15
Views: 13,123
Posted By imacken
Thanks guys. I have 1 POP and 3 IMAP. Does...

Thanks guys.
I have 1 POP and 3 IMAP. Does that make a difference?
Forum: Microsoft Office 10 Oct 2010
Replies: 15
Views: 13,123
Posted By imacken
I give up. I tried the new rule method...

I give up.
I tried the new rule method mentioned above. Couldn't get it to work.
The best I seem to be able to achieve is to show all 4 Inboxes in Favorites. At least then, I don't have to expand...
Forum: Microsoft Office 10 Oct 2010
Replies: 15
Views: 13,123
Posted By imacken
Tell me how you do it - please! As far as the...

Tell me how you do it - please!
As far as the iPhone is concerned, then I guess you're not on iOS4, otherwise you would have a unified Inbox.
What I see is this screenshot below
Forum: Microsoft Office 09 Oct 2010
Replies: 15
Views: 13,123
Posted By imacken
Yes, thanks for that. I've seen that before. I...

Yes, thanks for that. I've seen that before. I didn't try it because it seems to just move mails to another folder which isn't really the same thing.
You only have to look at Apple's mail client on...
Forum: Microsoft Office 09 Oct 2010
Replies: 15
Views: 13,123
Posted By imacken
Still No Unified Inbox in Outlook 2010!

Unless I'm missing a trick, there is still no unified Inbox in Outlook 2010. In this day and age of most people having multiple email accounts, I find that amazing.
MS have managed to do it...
Forum: General Discussion 26 Aug 2010
Replies: 25
Views: 13,094
Posted By imacken
Sorry that I'm jumping in here, but I'm mystified...

Sorry that I'm jumping in here, but I'm mystified by this thread. Surely, you just right-click the relevant folder and the option 'open in new window' is there amongst the options. No need for...
Forum: General Discussion 26 Aug 2010
Replies: 25
Views: 13,094
Posted By imacken
Suely you have the 'Explore' (Windows Explorer)...

Suely you have the 'Explore' (Windows Explorer) icon on your taskbar. One-click and you're there. Less than the right-click and select in XP.
Forum: Backup and Restore 14 Aug 2010
Replies: 43
Views: 10,927
Posted By imacken
Greg, I completely understand what you are...

Greg, I completely understand what you are saying, and I'm not trying to be awkward - honest!
I just wondered what possible reason could there be for it to work OK for many months, and then stop...
Forum: Backup and Restore 14 Aug 2010
Replies: 43
Views: 10,927
Posted By imacken
Thanks again, Greg. I dumped the Sys Reserved...

Thanks again, Greg. I dumped the Sys Reserved partition a long time ago.
Any thoughts on why other backup applications like Timeline and Acronis True Image work and Windows Backup doesn't?
Also,...
Forum: Backup and Restore 14 Aug 2010
Replies: 43
Views: 10,927
Posted By imacken
No further thoughts on that, guys?

No further thoughts on that, guys?
Forum: Backup and Restore 13 Aug 2010
Replies: 43
Views: 10,927
Posted By imacken
Thanks a lot guys. I'm still confused however...

Thanks a lot guys.
I'm still confused however by why Windows Backup used to work OK, and also why other backup applications (True Image and Timeline) work OK booting from Chameleon. Do they not use...
Forum: Backup and Restore 13 Aug 2010
Replies: 43
Views: 10,927
Posted By imacken
OK, ALL PROBLEMS SOLVED! Booting from the...

OK, ALL PROBLEMS SOLVED!
Booting from the Windows drive has solved the 1) Repair Install problem and 2) the Windows Backup problem.
I guess Windows was trying to write to the boot partition in 1)...
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