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Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 11 Nov 2015
Replies: 5
Views: 1,220
Posted By RupertSodwind
OK, so after laboriously running the updates one...

OK, so after laboriously running the updates one by one I tracked down the culprit: KB3097877
Now why it does what it does is for later investigation but what happens (on my system) is that upon...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 11 Nov 2015
Replies: 1
Views: 594
Posted By RupertSodwind
Well, one or more certainly isn't safe - see my...

Well, one or more certainly isn't safe - see my post
http://www.sevenforums.com/windows-updates-activation/385471-windows-update-log-problem.html
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 11 Nov 2015
Replies: 5
Views: 1,220
Posted By RupertSodwind
Update. Finally managed to log in after...

Update.
Finally managed to log in after attempting several different restore points. Ran full virus scan - no problems. Removed User account leaving just Admin account - ran windows update again...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 11 Nov 2015
Replies: 5
Views: 1,220
Posted By RupertSodwind
Windows update log in problem

Hi
This morning I applied a slew of windows updates. After restarting (Home premium) I find that I can't log on.
I have 2 accounts: Administrator & User. When I click on either of these icons to...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 28 Oct 2014
Replies: 1
Views: 955
Posted By RupertSodwind
Merge thunderbird profiles

Hi
Laptop died but I have access to the HD. I want to merge the Thunderbird profile from the dead PC's HD to my Desktop's Thunderbird.
However, these are the issues/questions:
I can copy the...
Forum: Network & Sharing 11 Nov 2011
Replies: 7
Views: 4,323
Posted By RupertSodwind
Well, I tried the above (and many more) without...

Well, I tried the above (and many more) without success.
In desparation I re-installed Windows 7.
Exactly the same problem!!
So it's gotta be the router/modem that's faulty even though I can...
Forum: Network & Sharing 10 Nov 2011
Replies: 7
Views: 4,323
Posted By RupertSodwind
OK, I'll be trying that tomorrow. Thanks

OK, I'll be trying that tomorrow.
Thanks
Forum: Network & Sharing 10 Nov 2011
Replies: 7
Views: 4,323
Posted By RupertSodwind
I'll try resetting the network to a home network...

I'll try resetting the network to a home network and get back to you.
McAfee network agent isn't installed


As far as I was aware the ISP provides a dynamic IP and then the router asigns static...
Forum: Network & Sharing 09 Nov 2011
Replies: 7
Views: 4,323
Posted By RupertSodwind
Weird 'unidentified network' problem.

Hi
Have just installed Windows 7 Ultimate onto a friends' PC.
Here (at home) all works well. I plug Ethernet cable via PC and my router/modem and get instant Internet access as expected.
I return...
Forum: General Discussion 29 Jul 2011
Replies: 10
Views: 89,401
Posted By RupertSodwind
No idea where it came from but I have a folder...

No idea where it came from but I have a folder with about 50 sub-folders - each one called: '-Test', each one is empty.
It will not delete - "The source file name's are larger than is supported by...
Forum: System Security 12 Dec 2010
Replies: 2
Views: 48,242
Posted By RupertSodwind
Thanks Bill2. I've done all you suggested and...

Thanks Bill2.
I've done all you suggested and hosts now remains in it's proper home after reboot.
What deleted it is a mystery but I'll keep an eye on it for a while.
Forum: System Security 12 Dec 2010
Replies: 2
Views: 48,242
Posted By RupertSodwind
Hosts file missing - should I worry?

Hi
I've noticed from the W7 32bit Event viewer numerous errors of the type:Event 1012, DNS Client Events. There was an error while attempting to read the local hosts file.
I have checked the normal...
Forum: Music, Pictures & Video 03 Nov 2010
Replies: 5
Views: 2,886
Posted By RupertSodwind
Yeah, that's what I tried to start of with but W7...

Yeah, that's what I tried to start of with but W7 didn't remember it.
The codec sorted it out fine
Thanks
Forum: Music, Pictures & Video 26 Oct 2010
Replies: 5
Views: 2,886
Posted By RupertSodwind
Hey, Fantastico! That works. I was a little...

Hey, Fantastico! That works.
I was a little dubious at first since WMP is not my player of choice - I'm very satisfied with Foobar - however, Win 7 at last remembers what a FLAC file is.
Thanks for...
Forum: Music, Pictures & Video 26 Oct 2010
Replies: 5
Views: 2,886
Posted By RupertSodwind
No one?

No one?
Forum: Chillout Room 26 Oct 2010
Replies: 6
Views: 1,014
Posted By RupertSodwind
Which or both? Lets just hope that Google...

Which or both?

Lets just hope that Google doesn't go down the same confusing route or we could end up with both Google Docs and Docs Google.



Mmm... Doesn't get better does it.

Thanks for...
Forum: Chillout Room 26 Oct 2010
Replies: 50
Views: 4,299
Posted By RupertSodwind
My desktop is a bit like 'Triggers' broom' - I've...

My desktop is a bit like 'Triggers' broom' - I've had it for around ten years in which time it's had 3 new motherboards, several graphics cards, hard drives, RAM sticks. I've changed the case at...
Forum: Chillout Room 26 Oct 2010
Replies: 6
Views: 1,014
Posted By RupertSodwind
Oh of course, there Live Spaces: Kind of a...

Oh of course, there Live Spaces:
Kind of a social network thing for store of photos, music, videos etc plus a Blogging facility
Forum: Chillout Room 26 Oct 2010
Replies: 6
Views: 1,014
Posted By RupertSodwind
OK, thanks for that. So, to summarize ...

OK, thanks for that.
So, to summarize

Outlook 2010 syncs with online Hotmail.
If you don't have Outlook 2010 then you can use PC based Live Mail which also syncs with online Hotmail.

Office...
Forum: Chillout Room 21 Oct 2010
Replies: 6
Views: 1,014
Posted By RupertSodwind
Live confusion/exasperation

Does anyone know of an adaquate explanation of all this Live stuff.
There's Live Mail/Hotmail/Outlook, Office Live Workspace/Windows Live Office, Skydrive/Live Mesh/Live Spaces blah, blah...
I'm...
Forum: Music, Pictures & Video 08 Oct 2010
Replies: 7
Views: 12,975
Posted By RupertSodwind
I can hardly believe this but the problem is now...

I can hardly believe this but the problem is now fixed.
I went to 'preferences' in VLC and to the Video section. In the Directx section I changed the display device from 'Default' to '\\.\DISPLAY 1'...
Forum: Music, Pictures & Video 08 Oct 2010
Replies: 7
Views: 12,975
Posted By RupertSodwind
VLC exhibited the same problems as all other...

VLC exhibited the same problems as all other video players - sounds lags behind video
Forum: Music, Pictures & Video 08 Oct 2010
Replies: 7
Views: 12,975
Posted By RupertSodwind
Apologies. System spec now updated Clean...

Apologies. System spec now updated
Clean install which worked fine until recently
Forum: Music, Pictures & Video 08 Oct 2010
Replies: 7
Views: 12,975
Posted By RupertSodwind
There are so many things it can be (sorry) ...

There are so many things it can be (sorry)

Codecs--remove them all. VLC will handle most formats.

Memory, system specs, clean install or upgrade.

Need some info


Ken J[/QUOTE]
Forum: Music, Pictures & Video 08 Oct 2010
Replies: 7
Views: 12,975
Posted By RupertSodwind
All video/audio out of sync

Hi
(Windows 7 Home Premium 32bit)
With any video format I play, the audio and video are out of sync.
It affects DVDs played in a variety of applications. It's the same with either MOV, MPG, AVI,...
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