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Forum: Gadgets 2 Weeks Ago
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Posted By MourningStar
thx harrie

thx harrie
Forum: Gadgets 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 6
Views: 233
Posted By MourningStar
A Guy - thank you for your reply and helpful...

A Guy - thank you for your reply and helpful input. It will definitely influence the perspective I have on the issue. -take care
Forum: Gadgets 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 6
Views: 233
Posted By MourningStar
it is new news to me. If you know of discussion...

it is new news to me. If you know of discussion regarding this I would appreciate a link, or a general summary of community consensus, validation, etc.

-thx
Forum: Gadgets 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 6
Views: 233
Posted By MourningStar
Gadgets/Sidebar Danger!

from MS website (http://windows.microsoft.com/en-US/windows/gadgets) :

Gadgets have been discontinued


Gadgets are no longer available on our website because the Windows Sidebar platform in...
Forum: Customization 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 6
Views: 373
Posted By MourningStar
not true.

not true.
Forum: Customization 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 6
Views: 373
Posted By MourningStar
No helpful.[/QUOTE]why not?

No helpful.[/QUOTE]why not?
Forum: Tutorials 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 447
Views: 677,869
Posted By MourningStar
I rarely invoke these so I probably won't....

I rarely invoke these so I probably won't. However, it is good to know that it's ok.

Thx for your time sir.
Forum: Tutorials 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 447
Views: 677,869
Posted By MourningStar
Yep! BTW, I notice in the 'information' box...

Yep!

BTW, I notice in the 'information' box of post #1 that this tutorial is applicable to "any installed program". Winamp certainly qualifies. However, I notice a UAC prompt appearing upon...
Forum: Customization 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 6
Views: 373
Posted By MourningStar
try system restore

try system restore
Forum: Tutorials 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 447
Views: 677,869
Posted By MourningStar
Re-named program back to original and tried all...

Re-named program back to original and tried all suggestions to best of my understanding. No joy. Fortunately this is the only program on my machine that prompts w/uac. Changing the program name...
Forum: Tutorials 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 447
Views: 677,869
Posted By MourningStar
'Turned it off'? You mean uncheck the 'Run as...

'Turned it off'? You mean uncheck the 'Run as Administrator' box or uncheck the 'Run in Compatibility mode' box or uncheck both?
Forum: Tutorials 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 447
Views: 677,869
Posted By MourningStar
yes, why do you ask? (feed me knowledge) ...

yes, why do you ask?
(feed me knowledge) ...
Forum: Tutorials 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 447
Views: 677,869
Posted By MourningStar
UPDATE : I think I will forfeit all hope of ever...

UPDATE : I think I will forfeit all hope of ever understanding this OS. It all begins many moons ago upon discovering how the simple act of turning the machine off and then on fixes a host of things....
Forum: Tutorials 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 447
Views: 677,869
Posted By MourningStar
The program is winamp. The elevated (uac bypass)...

The program is winamp. The elevated (uac bypass) shortcut works fine. On my system, when I execute it a cmd window opens then closes quickly and then the app comes up. When I tried your suggestion...
Forum: Tutorials 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 447
Views: 677,869
Posted By MourningStar
^ thx Shawn - I knew that, hence, my question...

^
thx Shawn - I knew that, hence, my question is worded ('modify'/'replace') to avoid adding additional items to an already overweight menu.
Forum: Customization 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 11
Views: 10,120
Posted By MourningStar
Just use the normal method. Right click on...

Just use the normal method. Right click on desktop background => personalize => desktop backgroud => browse for the file you want.

That menu option is merely a shortcut, not at all needed really....
Forum: Tutorials 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 447
Views: 677,869
Posted By MourningStar
I have a media player program I often use via a...

I have a media player program I often use via a play option in the context (r-clik on media file) menu. Is there a way to modify or replace it so it can function as per this tutorial? -thx
Forum: Customization 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 11
Views: 10,120
Posted By MourningStar
Alejandro85/Wakaku - Can you explain to me how...

Alejandro85/Wakaku - Can you explain to me how you are 'setting as desktop background' images, now that you do not have the entry in the context menu? -thx
Forum: General Discussion 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 7
Views: 294
Posted By MourningStar
Shawn's reply was not definitive, it left some...

Shawn's reply was not definitive, it left some hope, which is why I started this topic.
Forum: General Discussion 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 7
Views: 294
Posted By MourningStar
I hope so. In the tutorials many gurus often...

I hope so. In the tutorials many gurus often create .bat files. I believe some of these alter the registry to help out such as my illiterate-self. Thx for reply.
Forum: General Discussion 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 7
Views: 294
Posted By MourningStar
^ Thx, I did google, did not find 'loads', I...

^
Thx, I did google, did not find 'loads', I visit the links you posted, one is dated 2003 and not sure if applicable. In either case, both were above my tech-scope (involving registry mods). I fear...
Forum: General Discussion 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 7
Views: 294
Posted By MourningStar
How Do I Add A Windows Program Event ...

In the Windows 'Sound' menu, 'Sounds' tab is a list of 'Program' Events, I do not see the 'delete' event listed. How do I add it? My goal is to assign a custom sound to this very common Windows...
Forum: Customization 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 5
Views: 422
Posted By MourningStar
after you set the folder you wish, clik the...

after you set the folder you wish, clik the select all button. it will enable the slide show feature. You can then have the pix rotate in order or you may check the shuffle box.
Forum: Customization 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 7
Views: 2,456
Posted By MourningStar
It is possible for me, and I use/rotate a few of...

It is possible for me, and I use/rotate a few of Mark's themes. I have no clue why it does not work for you. Maybe a restore or sfc will fix things.
Forum: Tutorials 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 25
Views: 228,806
Posted By MourningStar
Great tutorial, thank you. As I scan through the...

Great tutorial, thank you. As I scan through the events that one may assign a sound to, I notice that 'delete' is missing. There may be others. How do I add this event (and others) to the list in...
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