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Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 27 Feb 2013
Replies: 61
Views: 23,855
Posted By porkr
Could not reboot after installing KB2670838

I was unable to reboot after I installed KB2670838 -- had to fall back to last known good configuration.
Forum: Software 21 Jul 2011
Replies: 7
Views: 22,431
Posted By porkr
Anyone else with this problem ?

Anyone else with this problem ?
Forum: General Discussion 20 Jul 2011
Replies: 41
Views: 24,995
Posted By porkr
I am also following this thread for a possible...

I am also following this thread for a possible fix :

Windows Explorer doesn't refresh when moving/deleting - Part 2...
Forum: General Discussion 20 Jul 2011
Replies: 41
Views: 24,995
Posted By porkr
Your screenshot now shows saving a DOC, which is...

Your screenshot now shows saving a DOC, which is from Word. Your previous screenshot was supposed to be from Excel.

But both of these show a totally different "Save as..." dialog than my...
Forum: General Discussion 19 Jul 2011
Replies: 41
Views: 24,995
Posted By porkr
When I do a "Save As' from any program -- XLS,...

When I do a "Save As' from any program -- XLS, Adobe, Word, Powerpoint my target for the save is the Desktop :
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In your screen shots it appears you're going to the desktop using the fully...
Forum: General Discussion 18 Jul 2011
Replies: 41
Views: 24,995
Posted By porkr
What state are you in when you do this SAVE? ...

What state are you in when you do this SAVE? What program? Not a browser?

You say "I downloaded a PDF and saved it to my desktop", so I assumed you were using a browser like Firefox or IE, to do...
Forum: General Discussion 17 Jul 2011
Replies: 41
Views: 24,995
Posted By porkr
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Forum: General Discussion 15 Jul 2011
Replies: 41
Views: 24,995
Posted By porkr
165233 I did as advised and the problem...

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I did as advised and the problem persists
Forum: General Discussion 14 Jul 2011
Replies: 41
Views: 24,995
Posted By porkr
Yes --- its ANY file tyep saved to the desktop --...

Yes --- its ANY file tyep saved to the desktop -- PDF, XLS, DOC, etal.

p.s. I did not mean to hijack raceman3's thread --- but his problem sounded like mine and I believe they are the same. If...
Forum: General Discussion 13 Jul 2011
Replies: 41
Views: 24,995
Posted By porkr
Uninstalling Fences did NOT work. Problem of...

Uninstalling Fences did NOT work. Problem of Desktop not auto refreshing persists.

Does anyone have a fix for this ? Its driving me nuts ! :cry:
Forum: General Discussion 11 Jul 2011
Replies: 41
Views: 24,995
Posted By porkr
I tried this as well w/o success ---- the desktop...

I tried this as well w/o success ---- the desktop is not automatically refreshing.

I am using a product called Fences and I am wondering if this might be the issue. I will be uninstalling the...
Forum: General Discussion 11 Jul 2011
Replies: 41
Views: 24,995
Posted By porkr
I suspect you have the same issue I have which is...

I suspect you have the same issue I have which is the desktop NOT auto refreshing.

I have been unable to find a permanent resolution to this problem.

Is there a permanent fix anyone knows...
Forum: Software 15 Jun 2011
Replies: 7
Views: 22,431
Posted By porkr
Thank you for your response. I have looked for an...

Thank you for your response. I have looked for an answer but it seems no one has solved this little aggravation as yet ...
Forum: Software 14 Jun 2011
Replies: 7
Views: 22,431
Posted By porkr
Thank you -- that worked. Anyway to "fix" this or...

Thank you -- that worked. Anyway to "fix" this or must I refresh each time I save a file ?
Forum: Software 14 Jun 2011
Replies: 7
Views: 22,431
Posted By porkr
Files saved to desktop not showing up

My apologies if this is not in the right forum category.

I have a strange problem ---

While I work on worksheets, I often save the files to the desktop for easy attachment to emails when I...
Forum: Gadgets 02 Apr 2011
Replies: 21
Views: 33,755
Posted By porkr
Good job -- I needed this fix ![/QUOTE] ...

Good job -- I needed this fix ![/QUOTE]

Problem with gadgets on top still occuring --- this is temp fix -- any permanent one(s) ?
Forum: Gadgets 01 Apr 2011
Replies: 21
Views: 33,755
Posted By porkr
Good job -- I needed this fix !

Good job -- I needed this fix !
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 21 Mar 2011
Replies: 4
Views: 1,845
Posted By porkr
Thanks for this -- had forgotten about deletion...

Thanks for this -- had forgotten about deletion of system restore files --- also turned off hibernation --- total reclamation = 7GB+
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 10 Mar 2011
Replies: 4
Views: 1,845
Posted By porkr
System Partition with 5GB free space

I partitioned my hard drive into a C drive with 60GB and a U ( for Userdata ) with 140GB of space thinking 60GB was more than enough for Windows 7 and any ancillary requirements ( email, user...
Forum: Backup and Restore 05 Jan 2011
Replies: 22
Views: 2,366
Posted By porkr
Hello again -- not sure this thread is still open...

Hello again -- not sure this thread is still open or if I should open a new one...

I bought a new portable USB drive over Xmas and am preparing to back up three different PC's in my home.

Do...
Forum: Backup and Restore 20 Dec 2010
Replies: 22
Views: 2,366
Posted By porkr
The reason I can not expand "My Computer" is...

The reason I can not expand "My Computer" is there are no devices found because there are no drivers.

I created the Rescue disk in Compatibility mode and rebooted with it and could finally see...
Forum: Backup and Restore 19 Dec 2010
Replies: 22
Views: 2,366
Posted By porkr
124748 I have attached a picture of the...

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I have attached a picture of the screen I am looking at ---

I recreated the Rescue Disk in compatibility mode to see if that will work but clearly the drivers are not being loaded for...
Forum: Backup and Restore 19 Dec 2010
Replies: 22
Views: 2,366
Posted By porkr
Update with questions : Created the image...

Update with questions :

Created the image on a USB hard drive, then rebooted using the Rescue disk and it did not find the USB hard drive where I stored the image. I suspect this Linux...
Forum: Backup and Restore 19 Dec 2010
Replies: 22
Views: 2,366
Posted By porkr
The reason I "worry" so much is recent recovery...

The reason I "worry" so much is recent recovery efforts on Mom's XP systems but thats a different story for later.

So to be clear :

1. I will take an image of my system partition ( W7 64 bit...
Forum: Backup and Restore 18 Dec 2010
Replies: 22
Views: 2,366
Posted By porkr
My concern is this : I image the system...

My concern is this :

I image the system partition as bootable per the instructions -- when I restore the system image and its does not boot -- YIKES !

Unless I create a test bootable...
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