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Forum: Software 1 Week Ago
Replies: 3
Views: 327
Posted By bawldiggle
portableapps .COM vs .CO

I prefer to use portable apps on my PCs sourced from PortableApps.com (http://portableapps.com/apps).
- makes reinstalling programs on a reinstalled OS and copying settings (files) lot simpler
...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 7
Views: 495
Posted By bawldiggle
@ LMiller7 :) Thank you for clarifying 8.3. ...

@ LMiller7 :)

Thank you for clarifying 8.3. I think it best I leave "NtfsDisable8dot3NameCreation" as is, the default.

Next step for me is to do some "homework" on "Subversion" - might be...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 7
Views: 495
Posted By bawldiggle
A DuckDuckGo search...

A DuckDuckGo search https://duckduckgo.com/?q=subversion+file+system&kaa=p has given me a lot of links to follow up.
- "Subversion" will require a lot of research on my part.

The 8.3 settings...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 7
Views: 495
Posted By bawldiggle
In this...

In this...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 7
Views: 495
Posted By bawldiggle
Version information is how we locate files in...

Version information is how we locate files in WinExp
- trawling through WinExp opening properties does not resolve my problem (as I see it)
- we keep every drawing file based on a client-number +...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 7
Views: 495
Posted By bawldiggle
Can I safely change NtfsDisable8dot3NameCreation in registry

Some of my file "full-path-names" are getting rather long (230 characters)
- a bit too close for comfort to the absolute 260 (including drive, folders, separators, file-type, null char, 8.3 file...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 9
Views: 159
Posted By bawldiggle
Hello ship691, :) A good dust clean out...

Hello ship691, :)

A good dust clean out sounds like it is needed. Do not use a domestic vacuum cleaner it can cause damage to delicate parts.
- turn the PC off and disconnect the mains power...
Forum: General Discussion 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 0
Views: 198
Posted By bawldiggle
PC Unexpected shutdown, then reboots itself

Toshiba laptop random shut-down about one minute after booting
- PC auto restarts with "DOS window options" ... I chose "Restart"

Windows showed this window (image) ...
354996

Before...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 11
Views: 357
Posted By bawldiggle
@ Lady Fitzgerald :) I am going to give PDF...

@ Lady Fitzgerald :)

I am going to give PDF Creator PRO a try. Free version is/was full of crapware.
Forum: Hardware & Devices 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 11
Views: 357
Posted By bawldiggle
@ TVeblen :) Yes Yes Two years...

@ TVeblen :)

Yes

Yes

Two years this month

No the problem started after I fiddled with 'Windows Features settings
PDF24 has been installed for about 18 months.
Forum: Hardware & Devices 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 11
Views: 357
Posted By bawldiggle
@ TVeblen Something has gone wrong with my...

@ TVeblen
Something has gone wrong with my "Devices and Printers" window
- due to my lack of being attentive I opened "Properties" instead of "Printer Properties" :o
- and looked in "Windows...
Forum: Tutorials 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 1,333
Views: 361,216
Posted By bawldiggle
My excuse for not getting anything done today was...

My excuse for not getting anything done today was to meet up with an old friend I haven't seen in two years.
- I am going to be bouncing off the walls for the next 72 hours ... all that coffee ;)
Forum: Tutorials 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 1,333
Views: 361,216
Posted By bawldiggle
Ditto here ! (In the crawl space under the floor)...

Ditto here ! (In the crawl space under the floor) ... and now one knee has packed it in
Definitely a younger person's "sport" (err... support !)
Forum: Software 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 2
Views: 218
Posted By bawldiggle
Thank you :)

Thank you :)
Forum: Software 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 2
Views: 218
Posted By bawldiggle
Flash active-x, where is it listed in IE

Where do I find the Adobe Flash active-x (addon) listed in IE
- when https://helpx.adobe.com/flash-player.html is run from IE this is the report ...

353738

I intentionally uninstalled Adobe...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 8
Views: 199
Posted By bawldiggle
A couple of times I have yanked USBs out and lost...

A couple of times I have yanked USBs out and lost data (in spite of device settings)

For 3 years I have been using "USB Safely Remove" (by Crystal Rich) ... BUT it cost me $20, one off payement
-...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 11
Views: 357
Posted By bawldiggle
Virtual PDF Printer , EXE path

I have PDF24 Creator installed as a virtual printer
I have been experimenting with virtual printers, ie, Bullzip ... BZ has been very disappointing
- in Control Panel > Devices and Printers ......
Forum: General Discussion 23 Mar 2015
Replies: 3
Views: 500
Posted By bawldiggle
Thanks Gator :) The link to VCRedist from...

Thanks Gator :)

The link to VCRedist from VC++ 2008 installs temporary files in root directory (https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/950683?wa=wsignin1.0) ... a perfect documented answer :)
Forum: General Discussion 22 Mar 2015
Replies: 3
Views: 500
Posted By bawldiggle
eula.xxxx.txt + DLL files on my C drive ... orphans ?

My C: drive has several eula.xxxx.txt and install.res.xxxx.dll files on it (plus a few other file types)
- they look like orphans after an update by Microsoft.

Can I delete all of the files ......
Forum: Hardware & Devices 12 Mar 2015
Replies: 18
Views: 4,346
Posted By bawldiggle
---------------- FINAL SOLUTION ...

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FINAL SOLUTION
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The simplest and technically logical solution to the "Z:\" drive was provided by Kaktussoft (http://www.sevenforums.com/members/kaktussoft.html)...
Forum: Software 07 Mar 2015
Replies: 5
Views: 253
Posted By bawldiggle
I ran across it in a Gizmo's newsletter. It is...

I ran across it in a Gizmo's newsletter.
It is too easy to waste hours on downloads, VirusTotal, installing, testing, playing ... etc
... too often, several hours

I don't need it now you have...
Forum: Software 07 Mar 2015
Replies: 5
Views: 253
Posted By bawldiggle
Used in corporate environments to setup up...

Used in corporate environments to setup up multiple PCs ?
Forum: Software 06 Mar 2015
Replies: 5
Views: 253
Posted By bawldiggle
Does Win Toolkit (portable) = Macrium ?

Does Win Toolkit (portable) come with bundled ware

Is it an Imaging program similar to free Macrium ?
- I cannot find a lot about it other than sales spiel at Major Geeks...
Forum: Backup and Restore 24 Feb 2015
Replies: 9
Views: 376
Posted By bawldiggle
Thank you to all for your responses :) My...

Thank you to all for your responses :)

My Toshiba laptop OEM Win7
- I 49% guessed it was the OEM partition (if that is what I might call it) ...
- and 51% ... I didn't want to make a silly...
Forum: Backup and Restore 23 Feb 2015
Replies: 9
Views: 376
Posted By bawldiggle
Thanks richc46 for your quick response :) ...

Thanks richc46 for your quick response :)

How could my "System" be OFF ?
- I don't remember ever "playing around" in System Properties
- Brink drummed into me in my early days of Win7 ......
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