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Forum: Performance & Maintenance 1 Day Ago
Replies: 1
Views: 104
Posted By Mr Davo
Windows taking a long time to reach the user logon prompt / desktop?

Hi All,

I have a Windows 7 laptop which is slow to load into the Desktop. Booting up takes the 'standard' amount of time, and everything progresses normally until the splash screen which has...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 1 Week Ago
Replies: 2
Views: 157
Posted By Mr Davo
Hi All, I forgot to mention in my original...

Hi All,

I forgot to mention in my original post that I have adequate storage space.

I have now actually managed to identify two separate issues that WLM cannot handle when exporting messages. ...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 1 Week Ago
Replies: 2
Views: 157
Posted By Mr Davo
Error message when attempting to migrate messages from WLM Desktop App

Hi Everyone,

I have been using the Windows Live Mail (WLM) Desktop email app for several years. Due to a recent change with my ISP I am now required to change the Server settings for my email...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 05 Jul 2015
Replies: 1
Views: 569
Posted By Mr Davo
How to remove redundant entries from the Startup tab of...?

Hi Everyone,

I am wondering if there is any way of removing redundant entries from the list of startup programs shown under the Startup tab of the System Configuration dialogue box, as shown...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 26 May 2015
Replies: 10
Views: 1,346
Posted By Mr Davo
Hi Everyone, I found a solution to this...

Hi Everyone,

I found a solution to this issue, if your interested in how to fix this issue please see the link below.

Internet Explorer corrupt, deleted, or otherwise inoperative! - Tech...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 25 May 2015
Replies: 10
Views: 1,346
Posted By Mr Davo
Hi All, I copied the file iertutil.dll...

Hi All,

I copied the file iertutil.dll (C:\Windows\System32) from a healthy computer and pasted it into the relevant location on the 'unhealthy' computer, however now I am receiving the message...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 25 May 2015
Replies: 10
Views: 1,346
Posted By Mr Davo
Hi Thrashzone, I renamed the file that you...

Hi Thrashzone,

I renamed the file that you kindly pointed out (using an Ubuntu live OS; I couldn't rename the file without using a 3rd party OS) however unfortunately Internet Explorer is still...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 25 May 2015
Replies: 10
Views: 1,346
Posted By Mr Davo
Hi Everyone, Since making my original post I...

Hi Everyone,

Since making my original post I have copied the files that were missing from the Internet Explorer folders (both x86 and Standard) from a healthy computer and pasted them into the...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 25 May 2015
Replies: 5
Views: 1,681
Posted By Mr Davo
Is there any benefit to defragmenting before migrating to an SSD?

Hi Everyone,

I have migrated several mechanical drives across to Solid Solid State Drives. Typically I have cloned the contents of the mechanical drive to the SSD to minimize the work involved in...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 24 May 2015
Replies: 10
Views: 1,346
Posted By Mr Davo
Internet Explorer corrupt, deleted, or otherwise inoperative!

Hi Everyone,

I have an interesting dilemma in my Windows 7 x64 Professional installation, it seems that Internet Explorer has 'disappeared' (or at least the 'useful IE files' have!).

I cannot...
Forum: Backup and Restore 18 May 2015
Replies: 3
Views: 598
Posted By Mr Davo
About to upgrade from 32 bit to 64 bit W7 Pro - looking for opinions..

Hi Everyone,

I have an HP laptop with Windows 7 32Bit Professional installed. I want to 'upgrade' to the 64Bit version, but I also understand that doing so is not a straight forward process.
...
Forum: Backup and Restore 20 Apr 2015
Replies: 1
Views: 1,070
Posted By Mr Davo
Installing Windows with a System Image from a different computer...dri

Hi Everyone,

I am attempting to restore a Windows 7 image from one computer to another. I understand that the 'Backup & Restore' functionality, which I used to create a system image, is not...
Forum: Virtualization 20 Apr 2015
Replies: 3
Views: 1,700
Posted By Mr Davo
Hi Dude, Thanks for the input. This isn't...

Hi Dude,

Thanks for the input. This isn't quite what I am looking for, as I am purely interested in testing the dedicated Server product. However it is very handy to know that Windows 8/8.1 has...
Forum: Backup and Restore 20 Apr 2015
Replies: 1
Views: 712
Posted By Mr Davo
Hi Everyone, I actually managed to get the...

Hi Everyone,

I actually managed to get the image restoration on track by first formatting my new hard drive (as NTFS).

I found it ironic that the Windows Recovery functionality would not work ...
Forum: Backup and Restore 20 Apr 2015
Replies: 1
Views: 712
Posted By Mr Davo
Attempting to restore Windows 7 from image backup?

Hi Everyone,

I have an image backup of my Windows 7 installation on a hard disk drive. I used the built-in Windows 7 functionality to make the backup: Start > Control Panel (Large Icons view) >...
Forum: Virtualization 19 Apr 2015
Replies: 3
Views: 1,700
Posted By Mr Davo
Dual booting Windows 7 and Hyper-V?

Hi Everyone,

I am interested in setting up Hyper-V Server on a test bed (Desktop) for evaluation purposes.

My challenge is that the test bed already has Windows 7 installed, and I would like to...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 18 Mar 2015
Replies: 2
Views: 1,340
Posted By Mr Davo
Outlook 2010 - one messages shows as being in the Outbox, however the

Hi Everyone,

I have a strange issue where the Outbox folder looks to have one message inside (e.g.: Outbox[1]), however when looked at closer there are actually no messages waiting in the Outbox...
Forum: Software 13 Jan 2015
Replies: 10
Views: 2,392
Posted By Mr Davo
Thanks. I just double checked and can see that...

Thanks. I just double checked and can see that you are right. I was making the mistake of clicking on print before clicking on 'Properties'. When clicking on print in Bullzip many options are...
Forum: Software 12 Jan 2015
Replies: 10
Views: 2,392
Posted By Mr Davo
Hi Everyone, Thank you for your responses;...

Hi Everyone,

Thank you for your responses; however I think that there is a fundamental misunderstanding of what I would like to do.

I am not interested in printing a paper document. Instead I...
Forum: Software 12 Jan 2015
Replies: 10
Views: 2,392
Posted By Mr Davo
Hi ShoTTaS...

Hi ShoTTaS (http://www.sevenforums.com/members/shottas.html),

Thanks for your response. However I would prefer not to have to pay for Acrobat Pro in order to reach my desired outcome.

Kind...
Forum: Software 11 Jan 2015
Replies: 10
Views: 2,392
Posted By Mr Davo
Printing to PDF in Black & White?

Hi Everyone,

I am looking for the ability to print to PDF (file) in Black & White - even when the original document that I am printing / saving is actually in colour.

I have installed FREE PDF...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 29 Sep 2014
Replies: 1
Views: 1,493
Posted By Mr Davo
Best way to move files from Windows Live Mail (client) between PCs?

Hi Everyone,

I am running Windows 7 Ultimate (x64) and for my personal emails (two accounts, one Hotmail account, and one Yandex account) I am using the Windows Live Mail (Desktop Client).
...
Forum: Backup and Restore 24 Jul 2014
Replies: 1
Views: 973
Posted By Mr Davo
System Restore is not configurable

Hi Everyone,

I am using Windows 7 Ultimate x64 and my System Restore functionality is not working. When I try to set the drive space to be used by System Restore Points (Start > Right Click...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 22 Jul 2014
Replies: 3
Views: 1,831
Posted By Mr Davo
Hi Everyone, The solution to this issue is...

Hi Everyone,

The solution to this issue is as follows -

1). Click on Start (Orb)
2). Click on All Programs
3). Click on 'AMD Vision Engine Control Centre'

http://i58.tinypic.com/5fexjo.jpg
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 22 Jul 2014
Replies: 3
Views: 1,831
Posted By Mr Davo
Need to turn off / remove HP proprietary screen brightness control

Hi Everyone,

I have an HP 455 G1 laptop - HP's Small & Medium Business Online Store...
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