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Forum: Browsers & Mail 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 11
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Posted By bru
That article (from 2009) says to leave those...

That article (from 2009) says to leave those Global Storage options unchecked. That's what was causing my issue.

Safety and privacy is great...except when it interferes with how something is...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 11
Views: 348
Posted By bru
edit: SOLVED After resetting browser,...

edit: SOLVED

After resetting browser, uninstalling/reinstalling Flash, system restore etc. Googling around led me to the solution. It was a Global Setting for Flash that was preventing the videos...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 11
Views: 348
Posted By bru
Uninstalling/reinstalling Flash did nothing. ...

Uninstalling/reinstalling Flash did nothing. They still don't play.
Forum: Browsers & Mail 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 11
Views: 348
Posted By bru
Flash Player works fine on numerous other sites. ...

Flash Player works fine on numerous other sites. I always clean temp files using CCleaner.

I suppose I can try reinstalling but if it was an overall Flash problem I would have thought it would...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 11
Views: 348
Posted By bru
Anything on this site....

Anything on this site. http://abclocal.go.com/wls/video Used to play just fine.

Videos will play on my other Win 7 computer and my Win 8 computer.
Forum: Browsers & Mail 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 11
Views: 348
Posted By bru
Flash videos won't play on certain sites

I have IE9 on my desktop. Today I went to a site I have used many times (local news website) and the videos would not play. They show the thumbnail but when play is pressed it goes black. No video or...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 22 Nov 2013
Replies: 33
Views: 3,662
Posted By bru
I'll stay with IE9 for now. Problem is, it...

I'll stay with IE9 for now.

Problem is, it may not be "soon" but IE9 will go out of date at some point. IE8 on my machine became unuseable with many websites less than 4 years after I got it with...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 22 Nov 2013
Replies: 33
Views: 3,662
Posted By bru
I'm trying to decide what to do also. I've been...

I'm trying to decide what to do also. I've been running IE9 for 1 year+ on my laptop since it came preinstalled. I just upgraded my desktop from IE8 to IE9. IE8 was getting so unreliable on my...
Forum: Music, Pictures & Video 09 Nov 2013
Replies: 0
Views: 636
Posted By bru
WMP won't play .mpg videos

.mpg video files will not play using WMP 12. Get the message "Windows Media Player encountered a problem with this file".

Same .mpg file will play fine using HP Video Viewer which came...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 08 Apr 2013
Replies: 3
Views: 561
Posted By bru
It happens with all add-ons disbled so I think I...

It happens with all add-ons disbled so I think I can rule that out. My MSE and MBAM scans come up clean but I suppose that doesn't mean there couldn't be malware somewhere, but how do I find it?
Forum: Browsers & Mail 08 Apr 2013
Replies: 3
Views: 561
Posted By bru
Can a memory leak in IE ever be resolved?

I previously posted about the memory leak I experience with IE8. Right now after being open for a few hours and doing general browsing it is using 1700MB, more than 65% of my total in use memory.
...
Forum: Network & Sharing 20 Mar 2013
Replies: 1
Views: 743
Posted By bru
Desktop slow to connect to internet after sleep

I've noticed my wired desktop seems to be taking longer to connect to the network/internet after coming out of sleep mode. Not that big a deal except I have MBAM real time and the database updates...
Forum: System Security 17 Mar 2013
Replies: 3
Views: 521
Posted By bru
email hacked and new driver installed

My email was hacked. It's not my main account and had a strong password. It happened once before so maybe just dumb luck...but after I woke my computer up just now I saw a driver being installed for...
Forum: System Security 18 Feb 2013
Replies: 20
Views: 1,327
Posted By bru
You could have got one year of BD IS for $0.13...

You could have got one year of BD IS for $0.13 last week. People were able to hoard...errr...stack activation keys for three years. I was tempted but decided to stay with MSE.
Forum: Hardware & Devices 31 Jan 2013
Replies: 4
Views: 587
Posted By bru
Yes, definitely was not a problem with my...

Yes, definitely was not a problem with my media...except of course the DVD that I think may have somehow caused the issue with my old burner.


I had an old one of those cleaners exactly as you...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 31 Jan 2013
Replies: 4
Views: 587
Posted By bru
CDs/DVDs not recognized, is the drive bad?

I was doing some converting of DVDs and was having some issues with the software loading one DVD. I walked away and it continued to try to load unsuccesfully. After restarting the computer it no...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 24 Jan 2013
Replies: 5
Views: 469
Posted By bru
It works fine manually. First real problem in 2+...

It works fine manually. First real problem in 2+ years with a Win 7 built in. Will work through the steps provided.
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 24 Jan 2013
Replies: 5
Views: 469
Posted By bru
Thanks for reminding me that there are other...

Thanks for reminding me that there are other options to accomplish the task and that Defragmenting is not needed too often. Which bring up another concern, is the Defragmenter running in the...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 24 Jan 2013
Replies: 5
Views: 469
Posted By bru
Disk Defragmenter doesn't check C:

I've used the Win 7 built in Disk Defragmenter since day one. Noticed about two months ago that it is not checking C:. It checks the other included drives (an external HDD and a Recovery drive) on...
Forum: Chillout Room 14 Jan 2013
Replies: 1,880
Views: 54,776
Posted By bru
Movie night over the weeked. First time my 4.5...

Movie night over the weeked. First time my 4.5 yo son saw this. I think this movie has one of the best opening sequences (Circle of Life) ever. My wife pointed out several simlarities between it...
Forum: Music, Pictures & Video 10 Jan 2013
Replies: 0
Views: 604
Posted By bru
WMP11 cannot play the file.

edit: I used a different ripping/converting program and all is good.
Forum: Chillout Room 01 Jan 2013
Replies: 1,880
Views: 54,776
Posted By bru
In Time (2011) - IMDb...

In Time (2011) - IMDb (http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1637688/)

Interesting Sc-Fi premise.
Forum: General Discussion 28 Nov 2012
Replies: 45
Views: 2,666
Posted By bru
I know a computer will sleep while MSE is running...

I know a computer will sleep while MSE is running a scan. Certain functions aren't considered as keeping the computer "active". What backup program are you using?
Forum: General Discussion 28 Nov 2012
Replies: 12
Views: 1,383
Posted By bru
Maybe there is a thread. I read today that MS is...

Maybe there is a thread. I read today that MS is saying they sold more copies of Win 8 in X timeframe since its release than Win 7 did in the same period.

I find it hard to believe since I would...
Forum: Chillout Room 24 Nov 2012
Replies: 1,880
Views: 54,776
Posted By bru
We had family movie night and watched Finding...

We had family movie night and watched Finding Nemo. I had never seen it before and we all enjoyed it including my 4.5 yo son. Although a few parts scared him a bit.
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