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Forum: General Discussion 20 Apr 2016
Replies: 2
Views: 421
Posted By patriceltic
Hi and thanks for input. The system seems to work...

Hi and thanks for input. The system seems to work fine in spite of the Fatal System Error (yikes) - boots up, runs around the web, shuts down - all happens without incident. If I can just get these...
Forum: General Discussion 20 Apr 2016
Replies: 2
Views: 421
Posted By patriceltic
Multiple Issues - BSOD and Win Updates Failure

Since I have a couple of issues, thought I would start here and perhaps you can direct me to the proper posting area.
Dell Inspiron One 2305
4.00 gb memory - AMD Athlon II x2 250u processor...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 25 Aug 2015
Replies: 4
Views: 754
Posted By patriceltic
Hi - thanks for looking. All is straightened out...

Hi - thanks for looking. All is straightened out now as I did a factory reset and wiped out the 10 which ws not installed. It just wanted to be - I did try to install it to get around its blocking of...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 24 Aug 2015
Replies: 4
Views: 400
Posted By patriceltic
I do not expect instant answers and know that...

I do not expect instant answers and know that this is a volunteer forum. 2 days ago I posted and never heard back. Today I had waited a bit before my last post. I did the SURT download because I WAS...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 24 Aug 2015
Replies: 4
Views: 400
Posted By patriceltic
Since no one has offered any advice, I just kept...

Since no one has offered any advice, I just kept truckin'. I downloaded and I ran the SURT package. I have been at all of this since 11 this morning and succeeded in downloading 148 windows security...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 24 Aug 2015
Replies: 4
Views: 400
Posted By patriceltic
Running SURT for update problems-Compaq C62 laptop

I am going to ask a quick question while SURT is running on my laptop. I am very vulnerable on that pc as the updates have not updated since reinstall of win7 sp1 yesterday. Can I turn off my...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 22 Aug 2015
Replies: 4
Views: 754
Posted By patriceltic
Win10 blocking security updates

Specs: Compaq Presario C62 laptop - purchased 2011
3 GB ram - 300 gb HD (mostly unused)
Malwarebytes, Malware Anti-exploit and BitDefender - all up to date
I ran a check disk yesterday and it came...
Forum: Software 24 Dec 2013
Replies: 36
Views: 2,261
Posted By patriceltic
This is excellent info, nommy. I use PS Elements9...

This is excellent info, nommy. I use PS Elements9 which is old and basic but still has a good deal of power for me. Appreciate all the inputs from you as I can use most of them in Elements as well.
Forum: Software 24 Dec 2013
Replies: 5
Views: 1,531
Posted By patriceltic
Thank you both. With regard to locating...

Thank you both. With regard to locating Photostage in my programs menu, as I stated, it is not there listed as such. Today I went back into programs menu and see there is a Dell Photostage with...
Forum: Software 23 Dec 2013
Replies: 5
Views: 1,531
Posted By patriceltic
how to uninstall "photostage"

I would like to uninstall this program as I NEVER use it. It is not listed in my programs menu as either Photostage or Softronic so I can't uninstall from there. Does anyone have any experience with...
Forum: Sound & Audio 08 Oct 2013
Replies: 3
Views: 1,336
Posted By patriceltic
10/8 evening - looks like it's fixed - went this...

10/8 evening - looks like it's fixed - went this morning still didn't work. Looks good now. thanks for links.
Forum: Sound & Audio 07 Oct 2013
Replies: 3
Views: 1,336
Posted By patriceltic
No sound on Utube videos

I went to the plug-in page on Chrome and disabled one of the two adobe flash files - this was one recommendation to get sound to work but it didn't. I have sound on every other audio file but not...
Forum: General Discussion 19 Mar 2013
Replies: 6
Views: 755
Posted By patriceltic
It is a Sansa Clip 4GB. It's possible I have the...

It is a Sansa Clip 4GB. It's possible I have the software on one and not the other. Will check that and get back to you. Right now on the Dell not the Compaq. Also, did find my way to the autoplay...
Forum: General Discussion 19 Mar 2013
Replies: 6
Views: 755
Posted By patriceltic
Thanks to all for thoughts. The icon for the mp3...

Thanks to all for thoughts. The icon for the mp3 player loads onto the taskbar when plugged in on my Dell - always. The Compaq laptop is where it does not show up when plugged in. With regard to...
Forum: General Discussion 19 Mar 2013
Replies: 6
Views: 755
Posted By patriceltic
Taskbar does not keep mp3 icon

I can't seem to get my mp3 player icon to show up in the taskbar after I plug it in. I have to go to the computer menu to click on it to show contents. I would like it in the taskbar after it is...
Forum: System Security 17 Jul 2012
Replies: 29
Views: 3,147
Posted By patriceltic
Well today the update downloaded automatically...

Well today the update downloaded automatically but the automatic scan did not run. I will just do a manual scan and keep my eye on the update dates to make sure that is happening. When I have some...
Forum: System Security 16 Jul 2012
Replies: 29
Views: 3,147
Posted By patriceltic
Hmmm - ' tis a conundrum - I kind of thought of...

Hmmm - ' tis a conundrum - I kind of thought of re-installing as well but I see a dissenting opinion re this from Karl. I also thought perhaps the security updates from last week might be playing a...
Forum: System Security 16 Jul 2012
Replies: 29
Views: 3,147
Posted By patriceltic
Well, interestingly enough, today I did as...

Well, interestingly enough, today I did as suggested and downloaded from the WU screen. About 20 minutes later, the scheduled scan started. I don't really understand the difference from updating thru...
Forum: System Security 15 Jul 2012
Replies: 29
Views: 3,147
Posted By patriceltic
Will do tomorrow - already done for today. Yes,...

Will do tomorrow - already done for today. Yes, from the 11th on, have done manuals. Makes perfect sense!! Will take care of suggestions tomorrow. Thanks very much.
Forum: System Security 15 Jul 2012
Replies: 29
Views: 3,147
Posted By patriceltic
Here is a screenshot of recent mse updates. The...

Here is a screenshot of recent mse updates. The ones from the eleventh thru today I did manually. The ones before that were automatic. I am up to date on all Windows security updates as well. I do...
Forum: System Security 15 Jul 2012
Replies: 29
Views: 3,147
Posted By patriceltic
All settings changed to your recommendations but...

All settings changed to your recommendations but still no deal. Yes, my system is always on for the scan time I have set. One person says, uncheck item about starting the scheduled scan when pc is on...
Forum: System Security 14 Jul 2012
Replies: 29
Views: 3,147
Posted By patriceltic
MSE not performing as expected

I have been using MSE for over a year and find it to be quite effective. Lately, however, the automatic updates and scheduled scans seem to have been disabled - I now have to do manual process for...
Forum: System Security 22 Jun 2012
Replies: 4
Views: 5,721
Posted By patriceltic
It is alarming to see that configuring message...

It is alarming to see that configuring message and it is not an update that you usually see. It would be nice if there was some way for MS to let people know that a different sort of update is coming...
Forum: System Security 20 Jun 2012
Replies: 4
Views: 5,721
Posted By patriceltic
Thank YOU!!! Obviously, that's a relief. Anymore,...

Thank YOU!!! Obviously, that's a relief. Anymore, there is so much stuff out there just waiting to do evil, my suspicion levels are always high. Really appreciate quick answer.
Forum: System Security 19 Jun 2012
Replies: 4
Views: 5,721
Posted By patriceltic
Unfamiliar with Windows Update Agent

Today I had an update come to my Dell with the above name and the following number: 7.6.7600.256 -- does anyone know what this is - I have never received such an update before - when I booted my...
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