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Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 1 Week Ago
Replies: 19
Views: 600
Posted By Scottyboy99
Points taken. Your right, the updates are good...

Points taken. Your right, the updates are good and show MS to be keeping on the ball. I guess I got a little bitter. It's been tiresome lately with patch Tuesday and apple launching iOS 8 and new...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 1 Week Ago
Replies: 19
Views: 600
Posted By Scottyboy99
I do see what you are saying but I think they...

I do see what you are saying but I think they also throw an awful lot of non security stuff down the pipe which seems excessive. Just get fed up with them. I have seen countless machines (not my own)...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 1 Week Ago
Replies: 19
Views: 600
Posted By Scottyboy99
I am a bit with the OP. I wish MS would lay off...

I am a bit with the OP. I wish MS would lay off the relentless updates. I always dread patch Tuesday. I know you need to be secure but I fear MS will send something down the pipe that causes carnage....
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 1 Week Ago
Replies: 18
Views: 621
Posted By Scottyboy99
Oh right I didn't know that. It's definetely to...

Oh right I didn't know that. It's definetely to be avoided then as I would not go near windows 8 for all the money in the world. Can't stand metro and the loss of the start menu but I guess that's...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 1 Week Ago
Replies: 18
Views: 621
Posted By Scottyboy99
Yeah definitely Ms issue. I'd just leave well...

Yeah definitely Ms issue. I'd just leave well alone. The failed update doesn't offer itself again. Better to ignore than try to fix it
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 1 Week Ago
Replies: 18
Views: 621
Posted By Scottyboy99
Thanks Noel but everyone is getting the same....

Thanks Noel but everyone is getting the same. Both our laptops doing same and my brother reports similar so must be s Microsoft gaff
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 1 Week Ago
Replies: 18
Views: 621
Posted By Scottyboy99
Must be a microsoft bodge up. I got the same....

Must be a microsoft bodge up. I got the same. Strangely if I recheck for updates to try it again then it reports no updates available. So I wouldn't worry as MS have just messed this up. I don't...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 27 Aug 2014
Replies: 9
Views: 953
Posted By Scottyboy99
Save target as just tried to save HTML. Anyway I...

Save target as just tried to save HTML. Anyway I looked on google forums (my god their forum design is horrible, nothing like this great site) and the issue has been noticed by quite a few people so...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 26 Aug 2014
Replies: 9
Views: 953
Posted By Scottyboy99
Tested on work machine today, which is windows 7...

Tested on work machine today, which is windows 7 with IE9. And google images doing the same.
Forum: Browsers & Mail 23 Aug 2014
Replies: 9
Views: 953
Posted By Scottyboy99
What it should do or used to do was when you...

What it should do or used to do was when you clicked on an image out of the many displayed it enlarges the image a bit (not full size) to bring it into main focus. And yes from there can click it...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 23 Aug 2014
Replies: 9
Views: 953
Posted By Scottyboy99
Yeah it might be windows 7/ie11 specific but...

Yeah it might be windows 7/ie11 specific but would be interested if you see the same in win 8.1 on ie11. It may well if been doing this for a few weeks or longer. I don't use the google images too...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 23 Aug 2014
Replies: 9
Views: 953
Posted By Scottyboy99
IE 11 issue with google images

I don't know how long this has existed (it used to be fine) but if I do a google search and click images I have noticed an issue. All the images display ok but when I click on one to enlarge it the...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 12 Aug 2014
Replies: 9
Views: 834
Posted By Scottyboy99
Yeah I guess your right - I just get frustrated...

Yeah I guess your right - I just get frustrated that there are so many and with such regularity. I think I just read so many people have issues although I have escaped. I do remember a system update...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 12 Aug 2014
Replies: 9
Views: 834
Posted By Scottyboy99
Why so many updates all the time?

Are all these relentless updates necessary all the time? I dread patch tuesday and I can't help thinking that many of them are just Microsoft tinkering/ changing for the sake of change. We have no...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 12 Aug 2014
Replies: 3
Views: 492
Posted By Scottyboy99
I had similar today on this latest pack of...

I had similar today on this latest pack of updates. God knows why, I think it offered me 15 in all and 5 failed. On rebooting I searched for updates again and the five that failed were offered again....
Forum: Browsers & Mail 15 Jun 2014
Replies: 21
Views: 2,037
Posted By Scottyboy99
Not sure if this is co incidence or not as it...

Not sure if this is co incidence or not as it could be something fixed by google. But this morning I unchecked automatically detect settings under connections - LAN and now youtube seems to default...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 15 Jun 2014
Replies: 1
Views: 593
Posted By Scottyboy99
Automatically detect settings?

Better to be checked or unchecked. By default it's ticked. Though I noticed occasional pages taking 1-3 seconds to open. Not huge delay but I think unchecking this option may of sped up though I need...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 10 Jun 2014
Replies: 1
Views: 515
Posted By Scottyboy99
Ignore me - it's fine now. Must of been a temp...

Ignore me - it's fine now. Must of been a temp glitch at Microsoft!
Forum: Browsers & Mail 10 Jun 2014
Replies: 1
Views: 515
Posted By Scottyboy99
Suggested sites

Does anyone use this feature on IE11? I quite like it but tonight it doesn't seem to be working. Not sure if that was the case pre patch tuesday today or not. Anyone else seeing same? I have another...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 04 Jun 2014
Replies: 21
Views: 2,037
Posted By Scottyboy99
Ok thank you so much for taking the time to do...

Ok thank you so much for taking the time to do that. It makes me happier knowing it's a google side issue rather than my own machine. Maybe they'll sort it out soon

Cheers
Wayne
Forum: Browsers & Mail 04 Jun 2014
Replies: 21
Views: 2,037
Posted By Scottyboy99
I tried the link and on my user login it plays as...

I tried the link and on my user login it plays as flash. On my wife's user login it plays as html5!

I've never used Vimeo before but out if curiosity I created a login and run some vids in my user...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 04 Jun 2014
Replies: 21
Views: 2,037
Posted By Scottyboy99
All computer are using the 32 bit version of IE....

All computer are using the 32 bit version of IE. And all the times I have run anything has always been with the one single tab open. I will test that link you have provided later when I return home...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 04 Jun 2014
Replies: 21
Views: 2,037
Posted By Scottyboy99
Do you or others see similar?

Do you or others see similar?
Forum: Browsers & Mail 04 Jun 2014
Replies: 21
Views: 2,037
Posted By Scottyboy99
Yes it's also admin acc. I switched initially but...

Yes it's also admin acc. I switched initially but then also logged on with second acc only after a restart. Strange issue really. But the fact I got another laptop and saw same behaviour on that...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 04 Jun 2014
Replies: 21
Views: 2,037
Posted By Scottyboy99
Well I tried another laptop and it's doing the...

Well I tried another laptop and it's doing the same with flash always playing instead of html5. It's obviously something up with the youtube / IE11 combo. But I still find it strange that Mozilla is...
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