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Forum: Browsers & Mail 20 Oct 2013
Replies: 6
Views: 563
Posted By guybc
The level is set to 'high'. Yes, some senders...

The level is set to 'high'.
Yes, some senders and domains that show up in the blocked list still appear in the junk mail folder, one of them almost every day!
Forum: Browsers & Mail 19 Oct 2013
Replies: 6
Views: 563
Posted By guybc
No improvement

No improvement, I'm afraid!
Forum: Browsers & Mail 26 Aug 2013
Replies: 6
Views: 563
Posted By guybc
None of the many sites, either as individuals or...

None of the many sites, either as individuals or persons, are blocked as requested.
I've repaired Windows Essentials ( thanks for that ) and await results!
Forum: Browsers & Mail 25 Aug 2013
Replies: 6
Views: 563
Posted By guybc
junk mail filter does not work

Repeated classification of mail sender as junk mail simply has no effect.
Can I 'repair' windows live mail?
Forum: Backup and Restore 09 Dec 2012
Replies: 8
Views: 7,187
Posted By guybc
Restore failure

I have just tuned into this thread because of a restore failure from all restore points - I tried the sfc /scannow which showed a file of the same name, but 'enter' or 'open as administrator' caused...
Forum: Customization 14 Sep 2012
Replies: 3
Views: 6,390
Posted By guybc
Thanks

Many thanks. Great help
Forum: Customization 13 Sep 2012
Replies: 3
Views: 6,390
Posted By guybc
How to change "Date modified" in folders

XP used to have several choices of date modified times - such as 'Recently',' Last Month' etc.

I only have 'Earlier this year' and 'A long time ago'.

This is not helpful! Is it possible to...
Forum: General Discussion 14 Aug 2012
Replies: 3
Views: 828
Posted By guybc
Thanks very much, Derekimo. Now I can read the...

Thanks very much, Derekimo. Now I can read the help files.
Forum: General Discussion 12 Aug 2012
Replies: 3
Views: 828
Posted By guybc
Cannot open Help folders.

The "Help' file in some programs are all .chm files and "Windows cannot open these files" is the inevitable error message. .chm is not listed in the list of file formats accessed from the control...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 11 Jul 2012
Replies: 1
Views: 577
Posted By guybc
How do I change the message size in WLM?

Many incoming messages are too large for the normal window and require the use of the lateral slider to read the message. Reducing the Font size in options does not seem to cure this.
Forum: Backup and Restore 06 Jun 2012
Replies: 4
Views: 939
Posted By guybc
Thanks, that's helpful, The error was...

Thanks, that's helpful,
The error was 0*80070002 which is well covered here, but seemed too intricate for my old mind!
Forum: Backup and Restore 06 Jun 2012
Replies: 4
Views: 939
Posted By guybc
Would this backup method be adequate?

I have read many entries regarding backing up in this forum and get more and more confused!
System images creation work fine with win 7.but making backups in addition gives an error message, which...
Forum: General Discussion 08 Jan 2012
Replies: 0
Views: 1,142
Posted By guybc
All document show as modified 'A long time ago'

Documents can be filed in Explorer by a drop down arrow on the right of the screen. I choose to file by 'date modified'. In XP this used to be a handy guide to distinguish recent files from those...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 11 Nov 2011
Replies: 11
Views: 4,530
Posted By guybc
Thankyou, roncurr.

Thankyou, roncurr.
Forum: Browsers & Mail 10 Nov 2011
Replies: 11
Views: 4,530
Posted By guybc
default for encoding in Live Mail

The insertion of bizarre figures, such as an a with a circumlex for apostrophes, corrects itself if 'encoding' is changed to Unicode (UTF 8). However, the default changes back immediately to Western...
Forum: General Discussion 12 Oct 2011
Replies: 5
Views: 992
Posted By guybc
Thanks, Brink, for yet more help. I think what...

Thanks, Brink, for yet more help.
I think what I was trying to achieve was the old structure of Explorer, which is not available in WIn 7.
Forum: General Discussion 12 Oct 2011
Replies: 5
Views: 992
Posted By guybc
Thanks, TJG. For some reason I don't have any...

Thanks, TJG. For some reason I don't have any info. on the left of the window, just the libraries. I notice that friends with W7 do have that feature.
Forum: General Discussion 11 Oct 2011
Replies: 5
Views: 992
Posted By guybc
Windows Explorer frustration.

R click on the start button, and choosing 'Windows Explorer' takes me to a library window only. How can I access the Explorer that I used to see in XP which showed me the folder structure in my...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 05 Oct 2011
Replies: 11
Views: 4,530
Posted By guybc
I'm not claiming to have solved the problem, but...

I'm not claiming to have solved the problem, but the changes made have resulted, on my computer, in the absence of the annoying apostrophe substitute. I had never seen some of the options you mention...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 03 Oct 2011
Replies: 11
Views: 4,530
Posted By guybc
apostrophe problem solved

Having had the similar problem with the apostrophe, I changed the font on live mail to times new roman and the encoding to unicode 8 and this solved the problem.
Windows 7Pro, 64 bit.
Forum: Browsers & Mail 29 Aug 2011
Replies: 5
Views: 1,746
Posted By guybc
Thanks - that worked to the extent that there was...

Thanks - that worked to the extent that there was a response to clicking on the link - BUT only opened a blank page. Can we go one step further?
Forum: Browsers & Mail 28 Aug 2011
Replies: 5
Views: 1,746
Posted By guybc
Thanks ffor the reply. I have done that without...

Thanks ffor the reply. I have done that without any change. The link you gave, for instance, doesn't work. At the same time, I can move around as before with links that refer within this forum.
Forum: Browsers & Mail 27 Aug 2011
Replies: 5
Views: 1,746
Posted By guybc
Failure to open links to other websites

using WIndows 7 pro. 64 bit and IE 9 -On any open web-pag'e links referring to other websites, usually in blue, opened easily to the new web page.
Now, L-clicking on the link shows the faint image...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 13 Jul 2011
Replies: 11
Views: 4,530
Posted By guybc
No answers

I have the same problem.
Forum: Browsers & Mail 20 May 2011
Replies: 2
Views: 1,559
Posted By guybc
Thanks for the reply. That is a very complicated...

Thanks for the reply. That is a very complicated issue! My problem is a new one after a year of using Live Mail. Can you suggest a route to investigate the change?
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