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Forum: Drivers 17 Oct 2010
Replies: 498
Views: 160,148
Posted By djs
Use Vuescan

I've used Nikon Scan for years first with a LS30 and now with a LS50 and although I bought VueScan when the LS30 was new I couldn't ever get on with it. Along with everyone I was very annoyed Nikon...
Forum: Customization 06 Apr 2010
Replies: 29
Views: 70,172
Posted By djs
Another convert to Classic Shell, it performs...

Another convert to Classic Shell, it performs exactly the same as Classic Menu in Vista.
You certainly don't need a paid for classic menu when Classic Shell works perfectly.

That's sorted my last...
Forum: Software 03 Dec 2009
Replies: 36
Views: 183,855
Posted By djs
Epson Scan

I've got my Epson RX585 installed perfectly several times now after a new install of 7.

Install the latest Scanner driver from Epson BEFORE you switch the printer on.
Then install the Print...
Forum: General Discussion 11 May 2009
Replies: 22
Views: 12,144
Posted By djs
An update after using 7100 for several days. ...

An update after using 7100 for several days.
The shortcut icon images just come and go, sometimes on boot up they are there, then disappear, or they are not there on boot, but reappear after pc has...
Forum: General Discussion 11 May 2009
Replies: 4
Views: 1,378
Posted By djs
I like the old type classic menu, so a click on...

I like the old type classic menu, so a click on Programs is the Classic Menu and next is Quick Launch with most of my frequently used programs hidden above the arrow.
Forum: General Discussion 10 May 2009
Replies: 22
Views: 12,144
Posted By djs
And I thought if there's one person here that...

And I thought if there's one person here that would know the answer it would be you. ;)
You've sorted me out several times with your posts.
Forum: General Discussion 10 May 2009
Replies: 22
Views: 12,144
Posted By djs
No the shortcut overlay wasn't touched. The...

No the shortcut overlay wasn't touched.
The first time I installed the RC one of the first things I always do is get rid of the arrow and the 'shortcut to', but after loosing the image in the icon...
Forum: General Discussion 10 May 2009
Replies: 22
Views: 12,144
Posted By djs
I've just installed PowerDVD 9 and the icons are...

I've just installed PowerDVD 9 and the icons are back correctly again. :confused:
After giving up trying to correct the blank icons, I carried on installing all software, PowerDVD 9 was the last...
Forum: General Discussion 10 May 2009
Replies: 22
Views: 12,144
Posted By djs
Hi Dwarf, If I drag the icons to the task bar...

Hi Dwarf,
If I drag the icons to the task bar the image shows.
I've used the same version of ACDSee on all of the win7 beta versions and this is the first time that shortcut icons have behaved like...
Forum: Customization 10 May 2009
Replies: 220
Views: 164,209
Posted By djs
For Vista I always use XDN Tweaker. Until finding...

For Vista I always use XDN Tweaker. Until finding this program I was ready to chuck Vista and go back to XP. A life saver.
I've not needed it yet in 7.
Forum: General Discussion 10 May 2009
Replies: 22
Views: 12,144
Posted By djs
10325 Shawn, here's the screen shot of the...

10325

Shawn, here's the screen shot of the problem. The image part of the desktop shortcut icons are blank.

It's happened on three clean reinstalls of the RC. build 7100. Starts ok, but after a...
Forum: General Discussion 09 May 2009
Replies: 22
Views: 12,144
Posted By djs
Blank desktop shortcut icons

Since installing the RC x64 version from MS my desktop shortcut icons keep going transparent.
I've tried deleting the IconCache in app data and letting it recreate, but still they disappear.
Done...
Forum: Customization 08 Mar 2009
Replies: 51
Views: 131,080
Posted By djs
sparky, if you follow unawave's info it creates...

sparky, if you follow unawave's info it creates the full menu from your taskbar.
Or the way I found on another site that gives you the full menu through the Documents on the right hand side of the...
Forum: General Discussion 08 Mar 2009
Replies: 15
Views: 17,381
Posted By djs
With Vista, XDN Tweaker was a life saver for me,...

With Vista, XDN Tweaker was a life saver for me, I nearly gave up on Vista until finding this.

XdN XdN Tweaker (http://xenomorph.net/?page_id=336)

I've not had any problem with 7 not...
Forum: Customization 08 Mar 2009
Replies: 29
Views: 70,172
Posted By djs
I've been using the different ways to show the...

I've been using the different ways to show the start menu and unawaves method is very good, it gives you a classic menu flow without altering the default menu which is unaltered.
This is exactly...
Forum: Customization 06 Mar 2009
Replies: 51
Views: 131,080
Posted By djs
So it's easier to type and enter ? :confused: ...

So it's easier to type and enter ? :confused:
Your hand rests on the mouse, 2 clicks to open a program, that to me and lots of others is easier.
If I was resistant to change do you think I would be...
Forum: Customization 01 Mar 2009
Replies: 51
Views: 131,080
Posted By djs
I'm happy now, a classic start menu. :D ...

I'm happy now, a classic start menu. :D

I've got the classic flow tree through the Documents and Programs on the task bar ( Thanks unawave ) also a quick launch for most used items.
I've put...
Forum: Customization 28 Feb 2009
Replies: 29
Views: 70,172
Posted By djs
I followed the website info and it works. One...

I followed the website info and it works.
One click on the start Orb, mouse over Documents, Programs, (through program folders tree to) Utilities, CCleaner. One click to open program.
Two clicks...
Forum: Customization 27 Feb 2009
Replies: 29
Views: 70,172
Posted By djs
The only click I need is the first click on the...

The only click I need is the first click on the start orb, then the final click for the program needed. I've also renamed the Documents to Programs as in the web sites info.
Makes using the start...
Forum: Customization 27 Feb 2009
Replies: 29
Views: 70,172
Posted By djs
I've posted what I've found today here. ...

I've posted what I've found today here.
http://www.sevenforums.com/customization/4571-classic-start-menu.html

I've found it's so similar to the Classic Start Menu and for me better than adding to...
Forum: Customization 27 Feb 2009
Replies: 51
Views: 131,080
Posted By djs
If you have lots of programs installed, having...

If you have lots of programs installed, having the menus pop out when you mouse over them, saves several mouse clicks needed with the default menu.

So very much easier to see the program that you...
Forum: Customization 27 Feb 2009
Replies: 51
Views: 131,080
Posted By djs
Classic Start Menu

A guy on this web site has found a workaround to get something approximating the classic start menu.

" "Classic" menu option does not exist in Window" Yes it does, but MS denies it!...
Forum: General Discussion 23 Feb 2009
Replies: 6
Views: 4,011
Posted By djs
Thanks Dwarf, that was what it was. :o

Thanks Dwarf, that was what it was. :o
Forum: General Discussion 22 Feb 2009
Replies: 6
Views: 4,011
Posted By djs
Run commands remembered ?

Is there any way to get the Run box to remember commands ?
For instance msconfig, regedit.
Each time the Run command box is opened all previous entries are gone and it's blank.

Small thing...
Forum: Drivers 18 Feb 2009
Replies: 6
Views: 130,372
Posted By djs
Add hardware wizard

Install a driver manually.

The 'Add Hardware Wizard' is still included .
type hdwwiz in the search box and hit enter to get to it ..

Info found on another forum, may be of help here.
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