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Forum: Performance & Maintenance 18 Apr 2016
Replies: 7
Views: 952
Posted By Slartybart
Try this:...

Try this: https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=20858

It's a Windows update
it's BIG - carries cab files to do the repairs
it runs when installed
it take a good amount of...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 18 Apr 2016
Replies: 5
Views: 341
Posted By Slartybart
1) Download WLM: Windows Essentials - Microsoft...

1) Download WLM: Windows Essentials - Microsoft Windows (http://windows.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/essentials)

2) Install Mail only (unless other essentials apps are used)

3) Launch WLM to...
Forum: Tutorials 04 Feb 2016
Replies: 1,719
Views: 1,006,039
Posted By Slartybart
I think ... WLM and WinMail can co-exist (testing...

I think ... WLM and WinMail can co-exist (testing this was sooooo long ago!).

The issue is which client takes precedence - WLM and WinMail both claim the same associations and Windows has to...
Forum: Tutorials 01 Jun 2015
Replies: 1,719
Views: 1,006,039
Posted By Slartybart
What a great discussion, sorry I missed it....

What a great discussion, sorry I missed it. Thanks for the heads up endeavor on the x64 SxS and thank you NoMatterWho for your diligence.

The new package is on post# 1 - either one of you want to...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 17 Mar 2015
Replies: 28
Views: 2,014
Posted By Slartybart
Gadgets might also be referenced as sidebar - the...

Gadgets might also be referenced as sidebar - the last tow entries in Control Panel (maybe???)

EICDDrive is, as I said, an environment variable. Windows uses these variables as shorthand to access...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 17 Mar 2015
Replies: 81
Views: 16,258
Posted By Slartybart
Still on it! It's taking me a while since I'm...

Still on it! It's taking me a while since I'm looking at a number of ways to resolve the issue (that and I keep getting distracted while looking at the registry values - had to start over a few...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 12 Mar 2015
Replies: 81
Views: 16,258
Posted By Slartybart
Ok, it wasn't Win10, it was IE protection mode -...

Ok, it wasn't Win10, it was IE protection mode - sheesh - I couldn't download anything !

I have the output and need a little time to wrap my head around what should be changed. There's an...
Forum: Backup and Restore 12 Mar 2015
Replies: 10
Views: 1,915
Posted By Slartybart
Ok, glad you were able to 'sort it out' by moving...

Ok, glad you were able to 'sort it out' by moving up to Win8. I've been using Win8.1 for 3/4 of a year and find going back to Win7 (native Win8 Hyper-V machine) a bit clunky - Win8 is faster and MS...
Forum: Tutorials 11 Mar 2015
Replies: 1,719
Views: 1,006,039
Posted By Slartybart
Now sweat endeavor - no worries about posts in...

Now sweat endeavor - no worries about posts in the WinMail tut. If that OE alternative is viable, why not let people who want it try it.

As long as they understand that the support for it isn't...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 11 Mar 2015
Replies: 81
Views: 16,258
Posted By Slartybart
Thanks bengta, I'm on Win10 at the moment and...

Thanks bengta,
I'm on Win10 at the moment and can't seem to access the text file - can't open it, can't download it.

I'll try again next time I switch back to Win8.1.
Now I'm just getting...
Forum: Backup and Restore 11 Mar 2015
Replies: 10
Views: 1,915
Posted By Slartybart
I might be late on this one GregRocker knows this...

I might be late on this one GregRocker knows this stuff inside out, you might PM him and ask before doing anything I post.

If your System / Active partition is the System Reserve, you might try...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 10 Mar 2015
Replies: 26
Views: 1,780
Posted By Slartybart
Just an aside: you might want to validate the...

Just an aside: you might want to validate the NVidia drivers by doing a clean re-install following this tutorial:
http://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials/327414-nvidia-drivers-avoid-problems.html

I...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 09 Mar 2015
Replies: 81
Views: 16,258
Posted By Slartybart
Ok then.... I think I asked you to do this...

Ok then.... I think I asked you to do this before, but it's probably a good idea to get fresh data after trying other things.

Launch an elevated Command Prompt (right click Run as...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 08 Mar 2015
Replies: 22
Views: 1,496
Posted By Slartybart
Thanks for posting the information. I don't want...

Thanks for posting the information. I don't want to distract you from the path you're on, so my posts will be commentary.

Regarding the instructions on the Blue Screen screen - I was curious if...
Forum: Customization 08 Mar 2015
Replies: 13
Views: 1,936
Posted By Slartybart
Favicons aren't the same as Windows icons .......

Favicons aren't the same as Windows icons .... they're stored in the Internet cache as favicon for that URL.

I wasn't sure how tightly nit the URL and favicon were, but you answered that question...
Forum: Customization 06 Mar 2015
Replies: 13
Views: 1,936
Posted By Slartybart
The two home pages might have been FF...

The two home pages might have been FF configuration - only open first Homepage. You reolved that by reinstall Ghostery.


Do you have the URLs in your bookmarks/favorites?

Are the favicons on...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 06 Mar 2015
Replies: 22
Views: 1,496
Posted By Slartybart
Please follow essenbe's excellent advice and...

Please follow essenbe's excellent advice and answer this question for me.

Did you do any of the suggestions on the restart Blue Screen (disk space, driver, video adapter, BIOS vers, BIOS mem...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 06 Mar 2015
Replies: 81
Views: 16,258
Posted By Slartybart
Thanks, and once again, I headed you off in the...

Thanks, and once again, I headed you off in the wrong direction with PS.

Good job figuring out that the cmdlet was Win8.1 and higher only. The 'substitute' command listed things but yep - no IE...
Forum: Music, Pictures & Video 04 Mar 2015
Replies: 7
Views: 739
Posted By Slartybart
Try 'correcting' the ID tags in your music...

Try 'correcting' the ID tags in your music library
http://www.sevenforums.com/music-pictures-video/27188-wmp-12-does-not-recognize-id3-tags.html

Utilities referenced in the above thread:
jaikoz...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 03 Mar 2015
Replies: 26
Views: 1,780
Posted By Slartybart
VE248...

VE248 (http://www.asus.com/Search/?SearchKey=VW248) (1920x1080@60Hz)
and
VW246 (http://www.asus.com/Search/?SearchKey=VW246) (1920x1080@60Hz)

are monitors (methinks) :p
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 03 Mar 2015
Replies: 16
Views: 2,809
Posted By Slartybart
kitnx, please review the System Protection...

kitnx, please review the System Protection configuration. Make sure that the selected partitions exist and thre are no 'duplicates'Local Disk (C:) (System) Off
Local Disk (C:) (Missing) On
The...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 03 Mar 2015
Replies: 26
Views: 1,780
Posted By Slartybart
Speccy only shows one GPU, my comment might have...

Speccy only shows one GPU, my comment might have thrown you off ... it was only to amplify my ignorance of these things, not to suggest that Thookrull had more than one - sorry about any confusion.
...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 03 Mar 2015
Replies: 26
Views: 1,780
Posted By Slartybart
From post# 3...

From post# 3 (http://www.sevenforums.com/bsod-help-support/362788-bsod-while-idle-overnight-post3015074.html#post3015074)
http://speccy.piriform.com/results/ei5QqPhZGGYXGWOQvDwFmBR

EVGA -...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 02 Mar 2015
Replies: 26
Views: 1,780
Posted By Slartybart
I took a quick look at the DM Log Collector...

I took a quick look at the DM Log Collector output and your Speccy and will continue looking.

1) The hosts file has and entry for your VM, is the virtual switch bridged or do you use NAT?
Have...
Forum: Network & Sharing 01 Mar 2015
Replies: 6
Views: 1,256
Posted By Slartybart
Better if you open your own thread for the issue...

Better if you open your own thread for the issue on your machine. It's less confusing and better focus.

A bit of information about your machine will help a lot..
Please add your SF Systems Specs...
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