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Forum: Customization 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 5
Views: 255
Posted By Weston
Obviously I didn't need that suggestion; my post...

Obviously I didn't need that suggestion; my post made that clear.

But then, it wasn't your goal to respond in a helpful manner (as I said, it's likely that a Windows 7 and a Windows 10 would have...
Forum: Customization 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 5
Views: 255
Posted By Weston
I've now updated my system information; I no...

I've now updated my system information; I no longer have Windows 7 on either my desktop or my laptop; I wish I did.
Forum: Customization 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 5
Views: 255
Posted By Weston
Access: text (Explorer and Internet)

I have been trying to increase or bold the text on Internet pages and in the Windows File Explorer, and basically everywhere that it appears to be a 9, light grey font that I have great difficulty...
Forum: Installation & Setup 20 Dec 2015
Replies: 10
Views: 702
Posted By Weston
If I leave the laptop unattended for about 20...

If I leave the laptop unattended for about 20 minutes or more, when I return, the screen will be black, frozen, and unresponsive, the power light still on. Coincidentally, after I typed the word...
Forum: Installation & Setup 19 Dec 2015
Replies: 10
Views: 702
Posted By Weston
No, he created a new User Profile; I have a new...

No, he created a new User Profile; I have a new User Name. I would attribute the boot problem to a confusion of paths, but the problems were there before the Name was changed.

When I look in...
Forum: Installation & Setup 19 Dec 2015
Replies: 10
Views: 702
Posted By Weston
Thank you. Our posts seem to have crossed. This...

Thank you. Our posts seem to have crossed. This morning, in preparation for a clean install, I copied and pasted my documents, pictures, and the user folder onto a new USB. Midway through the...
Forum: Installation & Setup 19 Dec 2015
Replies: 10
Views: 702
Posted By Weston
No response. Is what I'm asking about illegal?...

No response. Is what I'm asking about illegal? Unethical?
Forum: Installation & Setup 19 Dec 2015
Replies: 10
Views: 702
Posted By Weston
Upgrading over a corrupt OS

My Windows 7 four year old Qosmio laptop never recovered from a Trojan attack a month ago. Although the virus was removed with the help of an online malware removal thread, the User folder had been...
Forum: System Security 22 Nov 2015
Replies: 5
Views: 738
Posted By Weston
This is a test (sorry).

This is a test (sorry).
Forum: System Security 11 Nov 2015
Replies: 5
Views: 738
Posted By Weston
Please convey my apology to "jacee" for having...

Please convey my apology to "jacee" for having entered her cubicle apparently in error.
Forum: System Security 10 Nov 2015
Replies: 5
Views: 738
Posted By Weston
What other forum, Malwarebytes Malware Removal? ...

What other forum, Malwarebytes Malware Removal? The expert there said ".android is not a malware problem."

My AppData and Roaming content is missing and has been replaced with Windows-related...
Forum: System Security 09 Nov 2015
Replies: 5
Views: 738
Posted By Weston
.android - delete?

I have just recovered from a computerr virus. I'm trying to put folders that I copied and pasted onto a flash drive back into the no longer infected laptop.

This morning, I discovered that the...
Forum: System Security 09 Nov 2015
Replies: 11
Views: 901
Posted By Weston
You were right. Working with an Expert in the...

You were right. Working with an Expert in the Malwarebytes Malware Removal Forum, I was able to remove the "DNSAPI is missing" error, using, as directed, various external processes.

I had copied...
Forum: System Security 03 Nov 2015
Replies: 11
Views: 901
Posted By Weston
I have manually removed programs from the control...

I have manually removed programs from the control panel, and I've removed folders and files from the directories. So I agree that the beast has been injured, just not fatally, or just not its hidden...
Forum: System Security 03 Nov 2015
Replies: 11
Views: 901
Posted By Weston
it's my laptop that's infected and I can't...

it's my laptop that's infected and I can't download anything. I downloaded Malwarebyte on a flash drive, but I can't get it to start. It's about the Win 32 AO. and DNS API.dll missing error. ...
Forum: System Security 02 Nov 2015
Replies: 11
Views: 901
Posted By Weston
Using Kaspersky on a flash drive I eventually...

Using Kaspersky on a flash drive I eventually deleted the suspicious files but I now have rinoreader and the problems persist. I don't know which started first.
Forum: System Security 01 Nov 2015
Replies: 11
Views: 901
Posted By Weston
I'll check the two links, but I have a feeling...

I'll check the two links, but I have a feeling they require an Internet connection, which I don't have on the infected laptop.

I copied all of my document files, including my website files, onto...
Forum: System Security 01 Nov 2015
Replies: 11
Views: 901
Posted By Weston
I've reworded my problem, in hopes of a response....

I've reworded my problem, in hopes of a response. First time experience with this, don't know what I'm dealing with, hoping to avoid a high cost repair.
Forum: System Security 31 Oct 2015
Replies: 11
Views: 901
Posted By Weston
Can't delete program data DFTExm eUOBgXyl.exe

My laptop appears to be infected with malware. Firefox was crashed and replaced by an unknown browser that turns itself on periodically. I can't connect to the Internet.

Microsoft Security...
Forum: Music, Pictures & Video 01 Oct 2015
Replies: 5
Views: 496
Posted By Weston
Thanks very much. I've heard of "channels"...

Thanks very much. I've heard of "channels" before but don't know how they work. Do people buy them in order to have a special place for their own uploads? Is the screen shot of all the videos...
Forum: Music, Pictures & Video 01 Oct 2015
Replies: 5
Views: 496
Posted By Weston
Youtube window within window

https://youtu.be/J8hdaeSS2nU

Some youtube videos have this window within a window display, and I can't get rid of it.

I'm guessing it has something to do with "magnify"? or resolution?

Is...
Forum: Installation & Setup 09 Sep 2015
Replies: 2
Views: 579
Posted By Weston
Downgrade from 10 to 8.1 to 7?

I have a beautiful new desktop. It came with 8.1, and never having used 8 or 8.1, I decided to just wait for 10, which I did, and installed it.

I immediately became aware of the privacy issues,...
Forum: General Discussion 11 Apr 2014
Replies: 3
Views: 1,253
Posted By Weston
Thanks for responding. Your suggestion doesn't...

Thanks for responding. Your suggestion doesn't work for me.

It's easy to get print-outs of folders, even without using the command prompt.

I'm trying to get a print-out of the files within the...
Forum: General Discussion 11 Apr 2014
Replies: 3
Views: 1,253
Posted By Weston
Print folder/file list

This question was asked and answered in this previous thread;

http://www.sevenforums.com/general-discussion/23334-directory-list.html

I haven't gotten the suggested Command Prompt (changed from...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 20 Mar 2014
Replies: 14
Views: 142,177
Posted By Weston
I read about formatting the USB drive to NTFS in...

I read about formatting the USB drive to NTFS in a Sandisk forum discussing this same problem. I don't feel I know what I'm doing well enough to do such a thing.
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