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Forum: Music, Pictures & Video 15 Sep 2013
Replies: 6
Views: 1,538
Posted By claytoncarney
Still no clue what was wrong, but I found a fix....

Still no clue what was wrong, but I found a fix. Performed a system restore to a point prior to hard disk install and started the process over again. Now WMP appears to be functioning normally. Very...
Forum: Music, Pictures & Video 15 Sep 2013
Replies: 6
Views: 1,538
Posted By claytoncarney
WMP - Can't Manage Libraries or Create Playlists

Installed a new hard drive and moved my media files to it. Now Windows Media Player won't let me organize libraries or create new playlists.

I reconfigured my libraries in explorer (removed old...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 12 Sep 2013
Replies: 9
Views: 2,036
Posted By claytoncarney
Just an FYI. Think I've found the culprit that...

Just an FYI. Think I've found the culprit that deleted the files we patched. Appears Wise Care 365 includes by default sample files in their System Slimming function.
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 12 Sep 2013
Replies: 9
Views: 2,036
Posted By claytoncarney
Received several bad token errors attempting to...

Received several bad token errors attempting to post. Perhaps it pulled from the cache. Try again. On my end, the last entries are 2013-09-12.
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 12 Sep 2013
Replies: 9
Views: 2,036
Posted By claytoncarney
Appreciate the patch and the excellent...

Appreciate the patch and the excellent directions. Patch installed. SFC reported several successful repairs (see attached). Subsequent scan reported no integrity violations. Kudos for the assist!
...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 11 Sep 2013
Replies: 9
Views: 2,036
Posted By claytoncarney
Windows Update Repeatedly Installs the Same Updates

I have encountered a Windows Update issue surrounding some Office updates (viz., KB2760411, KB2760583, and KB2760588). Update History records no installation failures ever and clearly shows these...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 21 Jul 2012
Replies: 0
Views: 8,469
Posted By claytoncarney
Canon LIDE 25 WIA Driver Hack for Windows 7 64-bit

PLEASE IGNORE THIS POST - I spoke too soon.

This does eliminate the 'You need a WIA driver' error. It also breaks the twain driver, rendering the scanner useless.

DO NOT try this at...
Forum: General Discussion 27 May 2011
Replies: 3
Views: 5,426
Posted By claytoncarney
OK, I found the answer here Customize the Command...

OK, I found the answer here Customize the Command Prompt in Windows 7 (http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/magazine/ff758104.aspx) (third way cited).

Simply and easy. Open a command prompt....
Forum: General Discussion 27 May 2011
Replies: 3
Views: 5,426
Posted By claytoncarney
Command Prompt Default Properties

Does anyone know how to set the command prompt default properties (options, font, layout, and colors)? I know how to set properties after I open a command prompt (as outlined in...
Forum: Network & Sharing 16 Apr 2011
Replies: 1
Views: 1,361
Posted By claytoncarney
OK here's one for the book of weird... I was...

OK here's one for the book of weird...

I was reading http://www.sevenforums.com/network-sharing/27903-ultimate-router-guide-optimize-security-performance.html and downloaded NetSurveyor to check...
Forum: Network & Sharing 16 Apr 2011
Replies: 2
Views: 1,673
Posted By claytoncarney
If you're talking about the button on the right...

If you're talking about the button on the right side that has two arrows in a circle, that's the Wi-Fi Protected Setup button. You're right, the manual never mentions it. I have a DIR-601, which also...
Forum: Network & Sharing 16 Apr 2011
Replies: 1
Views: 1,361
Posted By claytoncarney
See Full Map Fails

Previously the Control Panel -> Network and Sharing Center -> 'See full map' function would correctly map my LAN. Recently I upgraded my wireless router, and now 'See full map' reports 'Windows...
Forum: Network & Sharing 23 Dec 2010
Replies: 4
Views: 1,806
Posted By claytoncarney
Thanks Johnathan! Was not aware of Google...

Thanks Johnathan!

Was not aware of Google DNS.

Interesting discovery. Changed the modem DHCP Server DNS setting from Dynamic to Static and entered the Google IPs. After DHCP renew, found...
Forum: Network & Sharing 22 Dec 2010
Replies: 4
Views: 1,806
Posted By claytoncarney
Network Configuration Oddities

I have the following network setup:

* Actiontec M1000 DSL Modem/Router - configured as the network gateway:
- ISP Protocol: PPPoE
- Modem IP Address: 192.168.0.1
- Subnet Mask:...
Forum: General Discussion 03 Oct 2010
Replies: 2
Views: 2,019
Posted By claytoncarney
FIXED: Windows 7 Not Responding

FYI. Follow up on original thread: http://www.sevenforums.com/crashes-debugging/111478-windows-7-not-responding.html

I upgraded my system (motherboard, CPU and memory) and the problem still...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 20 Sep 2010
Replies: 8
Views: 2,032
Posted By claytoncarney
Thanks, good call! I've reversed these tweaks and...

Thanks, good call! I've reversed these tweaks and will watch for any negative impacts.

Not running Process Explorer had an immediate effect on the original problem. Sad, as this was one of my...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 20 Sep 2010
Replies: 8
Views: 2,032
Posted By claytoncarney
Update - Found a few other helpful fixes: ...

Update - Found a few other helpful fixes:


Tweak Number Two @ Super Tweaks for Windows 7 by Black Viper (http://www.blackviper.com/Windows_7/supertweaks.htm). Disabling System Restore and...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 16 Sep 2010
Replies: 8
Views: 2,032
Posted By claytoncarney
Many thanks to all for the suggestions. All...

Many thanks to all for the suggestions. All suggested tests were negative. Further tracing lead to changing the startup type for SQL Server Express services from Automatic to Manual. While this has...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 15 Sep 2010
Replies: 8
Views: 2,032
Posted By claytoncarney
Windows 7 Not Responding

I've been experiencing an increasing annoying behavior with Windows 7 lately. There is no discernible pattern of cause, but one or more applications will suddenly stop responding for several minutes....
Forum: Software 15 Sep 2010
Replies: 1
Views: 8,586
Posted By claytoncarney
After reviewing the script, it is obvious that...

After reviewing the script, it is obvious that this tool does not support any version of Windows 7 at all (Vista is the last supported OS). Nothing else available at MS download center. No hits on...
Forum: Software 14 Sep 2010
Replies: 1
Views: 8,586
Posted By claytoncarney
WMI Diagnostic Tool for 64-Bit

When I execute version 2.0 of the Microsoft's WMI Diagnostic Tool on my 64-bit Home Premium system, I get an 'Unsupported OS version or build #' error. Am I doing something wrong? If the tool doesn't...
Forum: Customization 19 Dec 2009
Replies: 2
Views: 1,884
Posted By claytoncarney
Menu Separator Color

Does anyone know of a way to customize the color of menu separators (the horizontal lines used to group options in dropdown menus) in Windows 7? I find the default color provides such low contrast...
Forum: Tutorials 16 Dec 2009
Replies: 36
Views: 67,785
Posted By claytoncarney
Fantastic, thank you sir! I found that CLSID, but...

Fantastic, thank you sir! I found that CLSID, but had no clue what attribute value to use. This once was a Folder Options -> View setting.
Forum: Tutorials 16 Dec 2009
Replies: 9
Views: 99,466
Posted By claytoncarney
Excellent, thanks for the tip! Is there a way to...

Excellent, thanks for the tip! Is there a way to remove Control Panel from the Navigation Pane? There seems to be a tutorial for everything but that...
Forum: General Discussion 19 Jun 2009
Replies: 11
Views: 23,227
Posted By claytoncarney
Fantastic! Thank you very much.

Fantastic! Thank you very much.
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