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Forum: Microsoft Office 25 Feb 2016
Replies: 4
Views: 335
Posted By RknRusty
Yeah you're right, I wouldn't have believed it...

Yeah you're right, I wouldn't have believed it until I tried it, but good answers do pop up on Yahoo sometimes.
I'll post back with whatever I figure out.
Rusty
Forum: Microsoft Office 25 Feb 2016
Replies: 4
Views: 335
Posted By RknRusty
I'll call and ask my ISP, Time Warner. Thanks, ...

I'll call and ask my ISP, Time Warner.
Thanks,
Rusty
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 25 Feb 2016
Replies: 8
Views: 668
Posted By RknRusty
It has not happened again, ever since I disabled...

It has not happened again, ever since I disabled and re-enabled the BITS startup type in Task Manager.
I'll mark this as Solved until it happens again.
Thanks for everyone's help.
Rusty
Forum: Microsoft Office 25 Feb 2016
Replies: 4
Views: 335
Posted By RknRusty
Is there a max number of addresses in a single Outlook '07 e-mail?

I have an e-mail list of 210 addresses for my club newsletter, which contains a PDF attachment of about 3.25 MB. I never figured out how to add multiple names to an Outlook contacts group without...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 16 Feb 2016
Replies: 8
Views: 668
Posted By RknRusty
I just checked my update history and there were 3...

I just checked my update history and there were 3 or 4 that dated back to late 2015, plus one from 2013 that had not been installed. I don't know how or why they were omitted, but I'll see how she...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 14 Feb 2016
Replies: 8
Views: 668
Posted By RknRusty
Old #1472 is hard at work as I write this......

Old #1472 is hard at work as I write this... making Pandora skip whenever I save and refresh.
I'll double check on the updates, I don't recall getting any on Tuesdays lately, but I usually install...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 13 Feb 2016
Replies: 8
Views: 668
Posted By RknRusty
Thanks for the reply. Here's PID 1472 while...

Thanks for the reply.
Here's PID 1472 while it's not using up the CPU.
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 13 Feb 2016
Replies: 8
Views: 668
Posted By RknRusty
Service host intermittently hogging my CPU

Lately I've been noticing something using a lot of the CPU in my desktop computer, while I would expect the system to be idle. One of the service hosts seems to be responsible, as can be seen in the...
Forum: General Discussion 03 Feb 2016
Replies: 12
Views: 16,222
Posted By RknRusty
Hi Walker, thanks for your thoughts. You must've...

Hi Walker, thanks for your thoughts. You must've felt particularly compelled as you've been a silent member of Sevenforums for a few years, so welcome to the discussions.

I had completely...
Forum: General Discussion 21 Jul 2015
Replies: 8
Views: 530
Posted By RknRusty
Ahhh!, "headslap smiley" Lol No I didn't. And I...

Ahhh!, "headslap smiley" Lol
No I didn't. And I went out and bought a new AOC 22" for $109 bucks. After I installed it and confirmed it was working, I tried the old cable, and yes, it works fine,...
Forum: General Discussion 20 Jul 2015
Replies: 8
Views: 530
Posted By RknRusty
Yep, the monitor is toast. Thanks, Rusty

Yep, the monitor is toast.
Thanks,
Rusty
Forum: General Discussion 29 Jun 2015
Replies: 8
Views: 530
Posted By RknRusty
I have a little XP Netbook I can connect it to....

I have a little XP Netbook I can connect it to. I'll get around to that this week and report back with how it goes.
Rusty
Forum: General Discussion 28 Jun 2015
Replies: 8
Views: 530
Posted By RknRusty
Hi, Indiana, thanks for the reply. No, the...

Hi, Indiana, thanks for the reply.
No, the monitor doesn't power off. The pilot light stays lit and the screen just goes black. I can manually turn the power off and it lights instantly when I turn...
Forum: General Discussion 28 Jun 2015
Replies: 8
Views: 530
Posted By RknRusty
Update: After 8 hours with the display set to...

Update:
After 8 hours with the display set to not turn off, nothing has gone glitchy with my computer. It's ready to go as soon as I start any work. I don't know if that's any sort of clue, but I...
Forum: General Discussion 28 Jun 2015
Replies: 8
Views: 530
Posted By RknRusty
Display getting slower to light after mouse or keyboard activity

I searched sevenforums.com for similar cases, but all results involved resuming from sleep or standby. In my case, the power options are set to "never sleep" and "turn off the display" after 2 hours...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 30 Jun 2014
Replies: 1
Views: 890
Posted By RknRusty
Okay, nevermind. It magically started working...

Okay, nevermind. It magically started working again this morning. I bet this old power supply is getting fatigued. It's time to open the case and clean it out anyway. Cool its innards off.
Rusty
Forum: Hardware & Devices 29 Jun 2014
Replies: 1
Views: 890
Posted By RknRusty
USB ports failing

This is a cheap eMachines(Acer) desktop PC, probably 5 or 6 years old, which seems to be about how long my hardware usually lasts. After being off for two weeks over vacation, the USB port on my...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 10 Apr 2014
Replies: 9
Views: 1,833
Posted By RknRusty
I'm looking at Chrome right now. Maybe I'll give...

I'm looking at Chrome right now. Maybe I'll give it a shot.
Forum: Browsers & Mail 10 Apr 2014
Replies: 9
Views: 1,833
Posted By RknRusty
Thanks, Thrash. Maybe I'll go back to it. I...

Thanks, Thrash. Maybe I'll go back to it. I actually still have 9, maybe I should upgrade to 10. I do like the Speed dial page that FF and Opera have.
Forum: Browsers & Mail 10 Apr 2014
Replies: 9
Views: 1,833
Posted By RknRusty
I'm sick of Firefox. What browser do you prefer?

I'm sick of Mozilla Firefox. I love the add-ons and compatibility with Norton Internet Security. Maybe the Norton interface is what's interfering with it. But Firefox is a resource hog, stumbling and...
Forum: Chillout Room 30 Jan 2014
Replies: 7
Views: 1,063
Posted By RknRusty
Okay, sorry, I thought I had given a good...

Okay, sorry, I thought I had given a good description, especially since my main question was if there is a good XP forum. It was all the information I knew to give.

Anyway, I fixed it. I found a...
Forum: Chillout Room 30 Jan 2014
Replies: 7
Views: 1,063
Posted By RknRusty
Yeah that's all I can figure. I didn't even know...

Yeah that's all I can figure. I didn't even know that was possible, but it seems to be doing just that. I can live with it, I'm going to look at my Acronis backup. Maybe there's a way to back it up...
Forum: Chillout Room 30 Jan 2014
Replies: 7
Views: 1,063
Posted By RknRusty
When I thought XP was dead, I reassigned the SD...

When I thought XP was dead, I reassigned the SD card as the first boot device and used Linux from there. Then when I found XP would load, I reassigned the HDD back to the first boot device but I was...
Forum: Chillout Room 30 Jan 2014
Replies: 7
Views: 1,063
Posted By RknRusty
Recommendation for forum to solve XP problem?

Hi valued 7 users. It's been so long since I had to troubleshoot another OS I don't know the best forums anymore. Any favorite XP forums y'all can recommend?
Thanks.
Rusty
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Forum: Microsoft Office 03 Jan 2014
Replies: 7
Views: 9,974
Posted By RknRusty
Last night I realized that when this first...

Last night I realized that when this first started, and I changed my AOL password(which has fixed it in the past), I forgot to change it on my phone too. So all that time I was getting the Outlook...
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