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Forum: Software 14 Hours Ago
Replies: 1
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Posted By MilesAhead
Welcome to the Forums. There's a check box...

Welcome to the Forums.

There's a check box in Compatibility Tab as well as the Advanced Button in the Shortcut Tab. Make sure that is unchecked. Also check any shortcuts for the setting.
Forum: Software 20 Hours Ago
Replies: 6
Views: 208
Posted By MilesAhead
One way you can work around it is to use a 32 bit...

One way you can work around it is to use a 32 bit file manager like FreeCommander 2009.0b. It has options how to handle 32 bit and 64 bit context menus.
Forum: General Discussion 20 Hours Ago
Replies: 1
Views: 117
Posted By MilesAhead
Welcome to the Forums. Try using a Restore...

Welcome to the Forums.
Try using a Restore Point from before it started happening.
Forum: General Discussion 1 Day Ago
Replies: 2
Views: 143
Posted By MilesAhead
Welcome to the Forums. Dllhost.exe is just a...

Welcome to the Forums.

Dllhost.exe is just a wrapper that loads and runs a Dll as if it were an exe. To know what is going on you need to look in task manager to see what Dlls are being run and...
Forum: General Discussion 1 Day Ago
Replies: 11
Views: 217
Posted By MilesAhead
Please let us know if you find a resolution.

Please let us know if you find a resolution.
Forum: General Discussion 2 Days Ago
Replies: 6
Views: 269
Posted By MilesAhead
How about let the shell do it? Right click in...

How about let the shell do it? Right click in the folder where the .cmd file is, New Shortcut, choose the .cmd file as target. Then if it works you should be able to drag the shortcut to the...
Forum: General Discussion 2 Days Ago
Replies: 2
Views: 190
Posted By MilesAhead
The "Username~1" looks like the HD is using 8.3...

The "Username~1" looks like the HD is using 8.3 filenames. If you click down the folder chain in Explorer what happens?
Forum: General Discussion 2 Days Ago
Replies: 11
Views: 217
Posted By MilesAhead
+1 I would at least run MBAM full scan and...

+1 I would at least run MBAM full scan and perhaps a rootkit detector.
Forum: General Discussion 2 Days Ago
Replies: 38
Views: 733
Posted By MilesAhead
I can't see anything in that screen shot. The...

I can't see anything in that screen shot. The link provided is step by step how to use RegEdit. I don't see how me rewriting it is beneficial. If that page doesn't explain it well enough my...
Forum: General Discussion 2 Days Ago
Replies: 38
Views: 733
Posted By MilesAhead
How to Use Regedit: 7 Steps (with Pictures) -...

How to Use Regedit: 7 Steps (with Pictures) - wikiHow (http://www.wikihow.com/Use-Regedit)
Forum: General Discussion 2 Days Ago
Replies: 3
Views: 234
Posted By MilesAhead
My pleasure. :)

My pleasure. :)
Forum: General Discussion 3 Days Ago
Replies: 38
Views: 733
Posted By MilesAhead
I would try adding that default value as in the...

I would try adding that default value as in the screen shot. It shouldn't hurt anything.
Forum: General Discussion 3 Days Ago
Replies: 3
Views: 234
Posted By MilesAhead
Welcome to the Forums. Try a complete scan...

Welcome to the Forums.

Try a complete scan with MBAM (http://www.malwarebytes.org/lp/lp4_r/?gclid=CMzKvti5n8ACFQxp7AodFXUAkw). That should get rid of it.
Forum: General Discussion 3 Days Ago
Replies: 11
Views: 217
Posted By MilesAhead
Sounds like malware. If you don't have an image...

Sounds like malware. If you don't have an image backup I would run a complete MBAM (http://www.malwarebytes.org/lp/lp4_r/?gclid=CO6FlbOvn8ACFahj7AodzCkA1w) scan. No sense labiriously putting...
Forum: General Discussion 3 Days Ago
Replies: 11
Views: 217
Posted By MilesAhead
If you have a recent Restore Point that's...

If you have a recent Restore Point that's probably the easiest way. If not there's a registry key for the current desktop. In which case I'll search out the key.
Forum: General Discussion 3 Days Ago
Replies: 6
Views: 269
Posted By MilesAhead
This is the dreaded space in the filename issue. ...

This is the dreaded space in the filename issue. When you run a command with spaces in the path you must double up the double quotes as shown in the example
"Spaces in Program Path:"
CMD.exe...
Forum: General Discussion 3 Days Ago
Replies: 38
Views: 733
Posted By MilesAhead
I ran my W7 in VM and it showed the same as W8 ...

I ran my W7 in VM and it showed the same as W8



329716[/QUOTE]I don't understand this response.[/QUOTE]

You said that registry key was empty on your system. It should have an entry for...
Forum: Network & Sharing 3 Days Ago
Replies: 8
Views: 331
Posted By MilesAhead
You're welcome. It never hurts to have a...

You're welcome. It never hurts to have a crossover cable in reserve. :)
Forum: General Discussion 3 Days Ago
Replies: 38
Views: 733
Posted By MilesAhead
Nothing listed.[/QUOTE] I ran my W7 in VM...

Nothing listed.[/QUOTE]

I ran my W7 in VM and it showed the same as W8



329716
Forum: Hardware & Devices 3 Days Ago
Replies: 7
Views: 183
Posted By MilesAhead
You could try this registry fix, or get some...

You could try this registry fix, or get some superuser to do it for you. But make a Restore Point first in case the registry gets messed up

How to Restore DVD Drive Label / Names in Windows...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 3 Days Ago
Replies: 7
Views: 183
Posted By MilesAhead
OK. Explorer hanging onto the label of the last...

OK. Explorer hanging onto the label of the last disc inserted in the optical drive has been a bug forever. I don't know any way to get rid of it.

If anyone else know a fix please chime in.
Forum: General Discussion 3 Days Ago
Replies: 38
Views: 733
Posted By MilesAhead
Yes. Next step, press Winkey r and type ...

Yes. Next step, press Winkey r and type
regedit

press control f
select all chech marks
paste HKCR\Directory\background\shell\cmd

for the search string.
See what programs are listed. You...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 3 Days Ago
Replies: 7
Views: 183
Posted By MilesAhead
That's the label of the drive. Please post a...

That's the label of the drive. Please post a screen shot of the USB drive after it has bee right clicked in Explorer and Properties selected.
Forum: Hardware & Devices 3 Days Ago
Replies: 7
Views: 183
Posted By MilesAhead
Open an Explorer Window to Computer. Right click...

Open an Explorer Window to Computer. Right click on the G: drive then click Properties at the bottom. At the top of that window should be the drive label. Just click in there and backspace it out...
Forum: General Discussion 3 Days Ago
Replies: 38
Views: 733
Posted By MilesAhead
I'd use ShellExView for x64: ShellExView - Shell...

I'd use ShellExView for x64: ShellExView - Shell Extension Manager For Windows (http://www.nirsoft.net/utils/shexview.html) and check any non MS items. Also if you see any software in the list that...
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