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Forum: Network & Sharing 20 Sep 2011
Replies: 7
Views: 4,489
Posted By pmokover
Bill: I understand all of your points. Let...

Bill:

I understand all of your points. Let me modify my question:

The PC I'm giving away has stored the passwords of all of the other PCs. How do I remove the passwords of the other PCs...
Forum: Network & Sharing 20 Sep 2011
Replies: 7
Views: 4,489
Posted By pmokover
Bill: Thanks for the suggestion but the...

Bill:

Thanks for the suggestion but the person I'm giving the PC to is smart enough to change the workgroup name back.

Obviously this PC has stored the password for each of the other PCs. ...
Forum: Network & Sharing 20 Sep 2011
Replies: 7
Views: 4,489
Posted By pmokover
Disable Workgroup Password

I have several PCs networked together using a workgroup. All of the PCs are running Win7 Pro or Ultimate. (Please note: itís a workgroup, not a homegroup.) Itís setup so that any of the PCs can...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 10 Apr 2011
Replies: 2
Views: 767
Posted By pmokover
That's certainly a possibility. I've been...

That's certainly a possibility. I've been through four of these drives. One works perfectly. The other three don't. Each of the other three came from a different vendor. It would have to be a...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 10 Apr 2011
Replies: 2
Views: 767
Posted By pmokover
Strange External Drive Problem

Iím having a strange problem with an external hard drive. I have two of the same model drive and one of them has a problem. I will refer to them as drive #1 (good) and drive #2 (problem). The drives...
Forum: General Discussion 22 Feb 2011
Replies: 9
Views: 4,973
Posted By pmokover
Ignatzatsonic, Thanks. Changing to...

Ignatzatsonic,

Thanks. Changing to Pictures seems to be working for me too although I have no idea why that works.

Peter
Forum: General Discussion 08 Jan 2011
Replies: 15
Views: 2,517
Posted By pmokover
The problem was actually caused by the command...

The problem was actually caused by the command line I wrote not by WinZip itself. I told WinZip to look in a particular folder but given that this is 64bit Win7 I should have specified a different...
Forum: General Discussion 05 Jan 2011
Replies: 15
Views: 2,517
Posted By pmokover
It's not really a WinZip issue per se. It's...

It's not really a WinZip issue per se. It's about how a 32bit program (WinZip) behaves in a 64bit environment when trying to access certain folders. I read the MSDN article and I understand the...
Forum: General Discussion 05 Jan 2011
Replies: 15
Views: 2,517
Posted By pmokover
Solution!

Here's the solution from WinZip Tech Support. I tried it and it does fix the problem.

On the 64bit PC use "sysnative" instead of "system32" as follows:

c:\windows\SYSNATIVE\tasks\*.* ...
Forum: General Discussion 03 Jan 2011
Replies: 15
Views: 2,517
Posted By pmokover
sygnus21 Thanks for your reply. I do...

sygnus21 Thanks for your reply.

I do several different levels of backup including periodic images of the entire C drive. The Zip backups are more frequent. But, the issue here is not about the...
Forum: General Discussion 03 Jan 2011
Replies: 15
Views: 2,517
Posted By pmokover
At this point I'm open to any possibility. I did...

At this point I'm open to any possibility. I did already send a detailed message to WinZip support but have not heard back yet.

One of the interesting things about this problem is that it...
Forum: General Discussion 03 Jan 2011
Replies: 15
Views: 2,517
Posted By pmokover
Yes. That's part of my standard setup for all of...

Yes. That's part of my standard setup for all of my PCs. Show hidden files & folders.



I'm using version 15 of WinZip and the same thing happened with version 14.5 on this PC (my 64bit Win7...
Forum: General Discussion 03 Jan 2011
Replies: 15
Views: 2,517
Posted By pmokover
Thanks for the reply. As I said in my original...

Thanks for the reply. As I said in my original message none of the files or sub-folders is hidden. WinZip is running from an Administrator acount.

Peter
Forum: General Discussion 03 Jan 2011
Replies: 15
Views: 2,517
Posted By pmokover
File Visibility in 32bit vs. 64bit Win7

I have four PCs all running Win7 Ultimate. Three of the PCs have 32bit Win7 and the fourth has 64bit.

When I use Windows Explorer to view the following folder on any of my PCs I see all of the...
Forum: General Discussion 05 Dec 2010
Replies: 40
Views: 190,866
Posted By pmokover
I know this is an old thread but I have a...

I know this is an old thread but I have a question that directly relates to this topic.

I have a new Win7 Ultimate 64bit machine and I was trying to gain access to the Symlink "Documents and...
Forum: General Discussion 18 Sep 2010
Replies: 25
Views: 18,066
Posted By pmokover
I did try SFC. No problems. This is a...

I did try SFC. No problems.

This is a fairly new (2 months) install so I'm not ready to do it again yet. My recollection is that I did not have this problem when I first setup Win7 on this...
Forum: General Discussion 17 Sep 2010
Replies: 25
Views: 18,066
Posted By pmokover
I've tried everything I can think of but no...

I've tried everything I can think of but no change on this one PC. Explorer works perfectly on my other PCs. So clearly the problem is some setting on this PC.

Without any command line options...
Forum: General Discussion 14 Sep 2010
Replies: 25
Views: 18,066
Posted By pmokover
Periboob, Thanks for the reply. I'm using...

Periboob,

Thanks for the reply. I'm using a shortcut pinned to the taskbar but I've tried a shortcut on the desktop and I get the same result.

I do not get any error message. When I click...
Forum: General Discussion 14 Sep 2010
Replies: 25
Views: 18,066
Posted By pmokover
Additional Information

I just tried something which may begin to narrow down my problem.

This command line does not work:

c:\windows\explorer.exe /e,C:\

This command line does work:

...
Forum: General Discussion 14 Sep 2010
Replies: 25
Views: 18,066
Posted By pmokover
DeaconFrost: Thanks for the suggestion but...

DeaconFrost:

Thanks for the suggestion but that didn't fix the problem. I have never needed to use quotes around any part of the command line including the path.

I've been using that syntax...
Forum: General Discussion 14 Sep 2010
Replies: 25
Views: 18,066
Posted By pmokover
Windows Explorer Command Line

On one of my PCs running Win7 Pro 32 bit I'm getting odd behavior when I use command line switches for Windows Explorer.

When I create a shortcut with the following command line it works...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 18 Aug 2010
Replies: 18
Views: 15,167
Posted By pmokover
Solution

First, thanks to everyone who contributed to this thread. Some great feedback here.

For the bebefit of anyone who may find this thread in the future the best solution as of now seems to be a...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 18 Aug 2010
Replies: 18
Views: 15,167
Posted By pmokover
I tried a couple of times a while ago to make the...

I tried a couple of times a while ago to make the change by editing the registry but the results were no different. There's no reason I can't try it again.

Yes, I have two similar external...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 18 Aug 2010
Replies: 18
Views: 15,167
Posted By pmokover
I manually change the drive letter to N using...

I manually change the drive letter to N using Disk Management. I have not changed the drive letter by editing the registry. My understanding is that whether you make the change using Disk...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 18 Aug 2010
Replies: 18
Views: 15,167
Posted By pmokover
I'll try to clarify: When I said "may not...

I'll try to clarify:

When I said "may not necessarily" what I meant is that occasionally it does get reassigned the same drive letter but most of the time it does not. Most of the time when I...
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