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Forum: General Discussion 05 Nov 2011
Replies: 12
Views: 8,880
Posted By Jack C
All done. Many thanks. Bye, UAC. Jack

All done. Many thanks. Bye, UAC.

Jack
Forum: General Discussion 04 Nov 2011
Replies: 12
Views: 8,880
Posted By Jack C
I'm interested. How do you disable UAC? Jack

I'm interested. How do you disable UAC?

Jack
Forum: General Discussion 02 Nov 2011
Replies: 12
Views: 8,880
Posted By Jack C
Many thanks, Ztrucker. I looked at the "enabler"...

Many thanks, Ztrucker. I looked at the "enabler" site and have downloaded the program. My immediate problem is solved, but I will plan to work with that program on the next Win 7 glitch I run into,...
Forum: General Discussion 31 Oct 2011
Replies: 12
Views: 8,880
Posted By Jack C
Thanks for your reply, Ztrucker. What I was...

Thanks for your reply, Ztrucker. What I was trying to do was to copy one profile to a new one, much as one would do with a corrupted profile. I simply wanted to change another person's name on the...
Forum: General Discussion 30 Oct 2011
Replies: 12
Views: 8,880
Posted By Jack C
cannot copy user profile

AS suggested, I tried in Safe mode, but all of the "copy" windows are greyed out except for the default profile. I've now tried with the special Administrator account, in Safe and regular mode, and...
Forum: General Discussion 29 Oct 2011
Replies: 12
Views: 8,880
Posted By Jack C
I did not try it with Administrator from Safe...

I did not try it with Administrator from Safe Mode, but will do so and report back. I wasn't aware Safe Mode was necessary. With regard to the copy from and to, it didn't make any difference since...
Forum: General Discussion 29 Oct 2011
Replies: 12
Views: 8,880
Posted By Jack C
Cannot copy user profile

Frustration. Windows 7 Home premium. I have done everything I can think of and am stumped. The old XP way of creating the new user account, logging into it to create a profile, then copying one...
Forum: General Discussion 05 Sep 2011
Replies: 6
Views: 2,027
Posted By Jack C
start a new thread for a new problem. Will do...

start a new thread for a new problem.
Will do so.
Thanks again

Jack
Forum: General Discussion 05 Sep 2011
Replies: 6
Views: 2,027
Posted By Jack C
SeaVixen, Well, your comments on the...

SeaVixen,

Well, your comments on the increased security with Win7 makes me feel better about being protected. I bypassed Vista, so it was quite a leap to Win 7, and I'm still more comfortable with...
Forum: General Discussion 05 Sep 2011
Replies: 6
Views: 2,027
Posted By Jack C
Thank you very much for the advice, links. I have...

Thank you very much for the advice, links. I have gone over them and think I understand. Since I'm the only user, I wasn't really concerned about security. I guess I'm still used to XP where I ran as...
Forum: General Discussion 04 Sep 2011
Replies: 6
Views: 2,027
Posted By Jack C
administrator privileges?

Hello,
Windows 7 Pro
I am the only user and thought I had full privileges. But I get messages that I don't have permission to do certain things, change system settings etc.
How to I get...
Forum: General Discussion 07 Aug 2011
Replies: 2
Views: 1,649
Posted By Jack C
Thank you very much. Your instructions have been...

Thank you very much. Your instructions have been copied and will be stored for future reference.

Very nice!

Jack
Forum: General Discussion 07 Aug 2011
Replies: 2
Views: 1,649
Posted By Jack C
Lost login password, fingerscan works

Hello,

I have a Toshiba laptop with Win 7 Pro. I set up the fingerprint utility early in the setup of the new system, and now I do not have a valid login ID for Window 7. The one I thought was...
Forum: General Discussion 16 Jul 2011
Replies: 11
Views: 1,567
Posted By Jack C
I think it's going to take a lot of manipulation...

I think it's going to take a lot of manipulation to get it to where I have a Windows Explorer I can be comfortable with. The Explorer++ program seems to give me a simple tree, so I'll work with that...
Forum: General Discussion 10 Jul 2011
Replies: 11
Views: 1,567
Posted By Jack C
I hope I don't seem ungrateful, and I really do...

I hope I don't seem ungrateful, and I really do appreciate your and everyone else's attempts to educate me about what I find a quirky and hard-to-use Windows Explorer in Windows 7 .... But, I...
Forum: General Discussion 09 Jul 2011
Replies: 11
Views: 1,567
Posted By Jack C
Nice! Now I could work with that. I've copied it...

Nice! Now I could work with that. I've copied it and will see about getting my messy Windows Explorer to morph into that sort of form.
I'll attach a screenshot of my own layout when I can get to the...
Forum: General Discussion 09 Jul 2011
Replies: 11
Views: 1,567
Posted By Jack C
I can certainly try to do that. I'm not sure...

I can certainly try to do that. I'm not sure about accessing Windows Explorer from the start menu. (My win 7 computer is tied up now running chkdsk so I can't test it.)
Is there any way to have a...
Forum: General Discussion 09 Jul 2011
Replies: 11
Views: 1,567
Posted By Jack C
File management issues

Hello again,
I hesitate to beat this flogged horse any more, but I am really, really having a hard time with file management in Windows 7. I have learned that I can install a third party program...
Forum: General Discussion 05 Jul 2011
Replies: 18
Views: 2,417
Posted By Jack C
Actually, I think you lost one level of quoting...

Actually, I think you lost one level of quoting in the post above. It looks like an "echo" of my post, not a "quote" of my post.



Interesting, but will I know which post I'm replying to?
I...
Forum: General Discussion 05 Jul 2011
Replies: 18
Views: 2,417
Posted By Jack C
Exactly. You've got it. You just push the...

Exactly.

You've got it. You just push the QUOTE button to quote everything, and then edit that big block as you want, deleting or replying-to as you want.

And of course, you can also edit your...
Forum: General Discussion 05 Jul 2011
Replies: 18
Views: 2,417
Posted By Jack C
It's pretty straightforward.[/quote] Now...

It's pretty straightforward.[/quote]

Now that you explain it! In simple terms: [.QUOTE] (without the dot) starts the quote and [./QUOTE] ends it. I'll try it.

.

OK, I am assuming that my...
Forum: General Discussion 05 Jul 2011
Replies: 18
Views: 2,417
Posted By Jack C
Sounds nice. And I have it and will try it when...

Sounds nice. And I have it and will try it when it seems appropriate. Right now, I'm trying to sort out the "stock" version of Win7. Thanks. Jack
Forum: General Discussion 04 Jul 2011
Replies: 18
Views: 2,417
Posted By Jack C
A few links tro help you remove Libraries from...

A few links tro help you remove Libraries from the Nav Pane:

http://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials/61514-library-pane-turn-off.html
...
Forum: General Discussion 04 Jul 2011
Replies: 18
Views: 2,417
Posted By Jack C
You're free to use either program whenever you...

You're free to use either program whenever you want to.

But I'm wondering if by using Free Commander, and adding/deleting/modifying files and folders ... those changes get carried over into the...
Forum: General Discussion 03 Jul 2011
Replies: 18
Views: 2,417
Posted By Jack C
You might consider using a "replacement" product...

You might consider using a "replacement" product for Windows Explorer, or at least as an alternative for those situations where you're not comfortable with the Win7 changes and wish you were back in...
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