Windows 7 Forums

Showing results 1 to 25 of 32
Search took 0.01 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: dustymars
Forum: Installation & Setup 4 Hours Ago
Replies: 3
Views: 357
Posted By dustymars
Hum, Maybe if I do a clean install of the 64-bit,...

Hum, Maybe if I do a clean install of the 64-bit, then make the Program Files (x86) folder and transfer all my x86 stuff there then accommodate the desktop and menus with that stuff it will work like...
Forum: Installation & Setup 6 Hours Ago
Replies: 3
Views: 357
Posted By dustymars
Installing Win-7 32 and 64 bit Upgrades

After upgrading my Dell 1545 laptop from Vista 32-bit to Windows 7 Home Premium then realized I should have installed the 64-bit version. Reading comments here and elsewhere I see it would require a...
Forum: General Discussion 3 Days Ago
Replies: 3
Views: 180
Posted By dustymars
From the looks of some of the update FUBARs I...

From the looks of some of the update FUBARs I think they already gave up on Win 7. While they do wanted to stay rich maybe some little guys our here deserve a break now and then. Not very well...
Forum: News 1 Week Ago
Replies: 71
Views: 3,773
Posted By dustymars
Seems like they finally got it right with Window...

Seems like they finally got it right with Window 7. Will skip 8 , 9 and 10, so what's left -- MAC?
Forum: News 1 Week Ago
Replies: 30
Views: 2,003
Posted By dustymars
Yeah, it's gotten to the point that I wait about...

Yeah, it's gotten to the point that I wait about 2 days to see if any problems pop up with any updates. I used to wait a day, but now it looks like it would be wise to wait even longer then 2 days....
Forum: System Security 1 Week Ago
Replies: 9
Views: 337
Posted By dustymars
Plus, I certainly do not trust Microsoft for any...

Plus, I certainly do not trust Microsoft for any security fro my PC given the glitches in their updates of late and holes they somehow forget. in their software. While some of the professional...
Forum: System Security 1 Week Ago
Replies: 9
Views: 337
Posted By dustymars
I use SUPERAntiSpyware, AdwCleaner,MBAM, I forget...

I use SUPERAntiSpyware, AdwCleaner,MBAM, I forget some, SpyBot maybe, and MalwareBytes' Anti Rootkit but none of them got rid of it.Norton's did and I checked it out, no more Trojan.I suspect some...
Forum: System Security 1 Week Ago
Replies: 9
Views: 337
Posted By dustymars
Norton's deletes "Farbar Recovery Scan Tool" so...

Norton's deletes "Farbar Recovery Scan Tool" so now what? It ain't nice to fool mother Norton.....
Forum: News 1 Week Ago
Replies: 30
Views: 2,003
Posted By dustymars
Yesterday this one: KB2912390 was an update, not...

Yesterday this one: KB2912390 was an update, not KB3024777. I did download :x64-based versions of Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2: patch but nothing much happened, assumed it did its job......
Forum: System Security 1 Week Ago
Replies: 9
Views: 337
Posted By dustymars
Trojan.Poweliks

Well, picked up a nasty Trojan Wednesday and after working on it that night and the next morning I gave up and let Norton's support tech take care of it. Watch out for "Trojan.Poweliks" that looks...
Forum: News 05 Mar 2014
Replies: 2
Views: 1,093
Posted By dustymars
My brother has a new laptop that came with 8.0...

My brother has a new laptop that came with 8.0 and his Skype worked okay until he put on 8.1, then Skype crapped out. So, returning to 8.0 his Skype still will not accept my notification. He says...
Forum: News 23 Feb 2014
Replies: 62
Views: 8,058
Posted By dustymars
Well, so far IE 11 has worked very well, except...

Well, so far IE 11 has worked very well, except for a couple pesky irritations, and stall outs while some web site hit a billion cookie tracking hits, I like it. Hopefully the powers that be,...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 23 Feb 2014
Replies: 26
Views: 36,671
Posted By dustymars
Finally had to reinstall Win 7 and wait until...

Finally had to reinstall Win 7 and wait until hours of updates then IE11 installed -- finally! It appears that some hacker attempted to hack the hackee and failed, but did manage to corrupt some...
Forum: Installation & Setup 03 Feb 2014
Replies: 4
Views: 673
Posted By dustymars
Wilco.....Tanks

Wilco.....Tanks
Forum: Installation & Setup 03 Feb 2014
Replies: 4
Views: 673
Posted By dustymars
Not sure but I think it has 4gb, but it is out of...

Not sure but I think it has 4gb, but it is out of sight and out of mind now :) Will follow your advice later, thanks. The IE problem is simple; the IE 11 Update will not finish, or fails, with some...
Forum: Installation & Setup 03 Feb 2014
Replies: 4
Views: 673
Posted By dustymars
Win 7 32-bit installed before 64-bit, mistake

Well, last year I installed the Upgrade version of Windows 7 and lollygagging along without thinking I put the 32-bit in. Now, after several attempts to update my IE10 to IE11 it occurred to me that...
Forum: News 11 Nov 2013
Replies: 62
Views: 8,058
Posted By dustymars
I agree, IE11 appears to be faster and less...

I agree, IE11 appears to be faster and less glitch, so far. The only problem, that has been overcome, when in full screen the top command/toolbar is a little irritating to unhide or hide. I right...
Forum: Tutorials 11 Oct 2013
Replies: 55
Views: 296,772
Posted By dustymars
Nice to find tutorials to solve problems with...

Nice to find tutorials to solve problems with Gmail and Yahoo groups message editor using Windows 7, 64-bit and IE10. After trying out IE11 it was not to my liking, so IE10 was put back and that...
Forum: Tutorials 02 Oct 2013
Replies: 65
Views: 533,562
Posted By dustymars
Wow, after attempts with no results entering the...

Wow, after attempts with no results entering the product key it just would not come up valid. So, as an old naive nave I thought it interesting to ask for a refund. Well, not that naive, but to my...
Forum: Tutorials 01 Oct 2013
Replies: 65
Views: 533,562
Posted By dustymars
Thanks, that will do better. This should be the...

Thanks, that will do better. This should be the end of it and my daughter can be happy and me too...... The next upgrade here will be a new PC sometime down the road so installing will not be a...
Forum: Tutorials 01 Oct 2013
Replies: 65
Views: 533,562
Posted By dustymars
Hum, I must misunderstand Microsoft upgrades. The...

Hum, I must misunderstand Microsoft upgrades. The guy who sold me the product key advises me to re-install Windows 7 using my upgrade disk, then enter his product key when it asks for it during that...
Forum: Tutorials 01 Oct 2013
Replies: 65
Views: 533,562
Posted By dustymars
I will wait until the disk comes in the mail then...

I will wait until the disk comes in the mail then try to re-install Win-7 or put XP back then upgrade, etc., then activate it with the proper key and by phone. The guy e-mailed me confused so at...
Forum: Tutorials 30 Sep 2013
Replies: 65
Views: 533,562
Posted By dustymars
I am afraid you are right. It will be the first...

I am afraid you are right. It will be the first time I have been taken by someone on eBay. Past actions were always up front and good, but I have a feeling this time I fell for a trap. I may just...
Forum: Tutorials 30 Sep 2013
Replies: 65
Views: 533,562
Posted By dustymars
I bought a Windows 7 Home Premium, FULL VERSION...

I bought a Windows 7 Home Premium, FULL VERSION with COA GENUINE (OEM Software) upgrade off eBay and it installed successfully on my laptop with no problems. My daughter’s desktop still has XP so, I...
Forum: News 24 Sep 2013
Replies: 63
Views: 4,939
Posted By dustymars
Also, cannot open Gmail window and Yahoo mail is...

Also, cannot open Gmail window and Yahoo mail is not really working as it was. Comcast has not adjusted to IE11 yet as well.

Hum, just uninstalled IE11. IE10 works fine.
Showing results 1 to 25 of 32

 
Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 07:07 PM.
Twitter Facebook Google+



Windows 7 Forums

Seven Forums Android App Seven Forums IOS App