Windows 7 Forums

Showing results 1 to 25 of 30
Search took 0.00 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: Bily
Forum: General Discussion 02 Oct 2011
Replies: 7
Views: 11,863
Posted By Bily
REBBAY, great find! I stopped the indexing by...

REBBAY, great find!
I stopped the indexing by Windows of my drive long ago because Windows search seemed to be so useless so I have to wait to try it out and get results.
But, a preliminary test...
Forum: Software 09 Sep 2011
Replies: 105
Views: 23,505
Posted By Bily
Like JuanDeaux, I did not like the taskbar...

Like JuanDeaux, I did not like the taskbar toolbars in Windows 7; found the taskbar toolbars too slow to propagate when clicked on. 7 Stacks, RocketDock, and ObjectDock are much faster. Toolbars...
Forum: Software 05 Feb 2011
Replies: 105
Views: 23,505
Posted By Bily
Anyone else have blank icons in the stack?

Have Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit.
Blank icons in 7Stacks (http://files.myopera.com/creegah/files/no%20icons.jpg)
Forum: Network & Sharing 09 Apr 2010
Replies: 4
Views: 1,588
Posted By Bily
@CommonTater If it were that easy I would have done it.

XP does not give a box with that choice.
How to fix this???:(
Forum: Network & Sharing 08 Apr 2010
Replies: 4
Views: 1,588
Posted By Bily
Stop request for login over network W7 to XP

I don't want to submit login and password every time I try to access files on my Windows 7 Ultimate computer from my XP computers on a network at home.
How do I stop this? :(
Forum: Gaming 27 Feb 2010
Replies: 3
Views: 7,082
Posted By Bily
Yes, I've tried many combinations of...

Yes, I've tried many combinations of compatibility mode and found the game in a list of incompatible with Windows 7 in a Google search.
Was just hoping someone had found a workaround.
Forum: Gaming 26 Feb 2010
Replies: 3
Views: 7,082
Posted By Bily
Zanzarah:The Hidden Portal does not work in Windows 7

in Windows 7 - character gets stuck and can't be moved at the very beginning of the game - can't get out of the kitchen without freezing up.
Anybody get this game to work?
Using Windows 7 32 bit....
Forum: Installation & Setup 14 Feb 2010
Replies: 212
Views: 91,423
Posted By Bily
@waldie77 You will not have to install all your...

@waldie77
You will not have to install all your programs over again in a clean install if you do what I did.
Use Acronis 2010 to make a full backup of your present OS partition; create a .vhd file...
Forum: Installation & Setup 14 Feb 2010
Replies: 212
Views: 91,423
Posted By Bily
The fact that Ultimate has built-in fax software...

The fact that Ultimate has built-in fax software is a biggie for me and I see it's not even listed on the first page features list.
It eliminates your need to have a fax machine as long as you have...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 09 Feb 2010
Replies: 12
Views: 3,904
Posted By Bily
Okay, that did not work either. Here are some...

Okay, that did not work either. Here are some screenshots and I am quitting for the day. I may have to just live with the Epson 860 or go back to Vista. :cry: I get no error messages during...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 09 Feb 2010
Replies: 12
Views: 3,904
Posted By Bily
Tried your uninstall/install instructions with...

Tried your uninstall/install instructions with my old Vista printer drivers for the cx5800f just because I am getting desperate and noticed the animation of installing drivers in the taskbar and...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 09 Feb 2010
Replies: 12
Views: 3,904
Posted By Bily
What I am trying to print: The test page in...

What I am trying to print:
The test page in properties, a few paragraphs from these message boards copied and pasted to Notepad, Microsoft Word, Write, one of my camera pictures to Microsoft Photo,...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 09 Feb 2010
Replies: 12
Views: 3,904
Posted By Bily
@raf051888 Did all that, and still does not...

@raf051888
Did all that, and still does not work. I did get an animation with ink levels showing that it was printing but it does not actually print.
Forum: Hardware & Devices 09 Feb 2010
Replies: 12
Views: 3,904
Posted By Bily
Yes, there were items in the folder. The only...

Yes, there were items in the folder.
The only thing I have done to the computer in the way of major changes is: uninstalled Avast and installed Microsoft Security Essentials and have started having...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 08 Feb 2010
Replies: 12
Views: 3,904
Posted By Bily
Tried this 3 or 4 times and it did not work work...

Tried this 3 or 4 times and it did not work work for me.
Thanks, raf051888, that was a good idea, and may help someone else.
I'm going to give up...been working on this for 2 or 3 days. I think...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 08 Feb 2010
Replies: 12
Views: 3,904
Posted By Bily
Epson CX5800F won't print thru computer

Strange problem: when I first installed Win 7 the printer was able to print thru native Win 7 drivers; I installed the Epson Win7 drivers from Epson web site and the printer worked for about a...
Forum: General Discussion 31 Jan 2010
Replies: 35
Views: 31,434
Posted By Bily
My husband won't even let me touch his computer. ...

My husband won't even let me touch his computer.


Heh, you got that right. :D
Forum: General Discussion 31 Jan 2010
Replies: 35
Views: 31,434
Posted By Bily
@ralphjramirez Despite having used computers...

@ralphjramirez
Despite having used computers for many years, I have never understood how to solve permission, networking, and email problems.
I have my latest pictures in a folder on my C Drive...
Forum: General Discussion 30 Jan 2010
Replies: 7
Views: 11,863
Posted By Bily
How do you "add a search filter" when it is...

How do you "add a search filter" when it is always grayed out? I have not seen this question DIRECTLY answered by anyone.
I gave up on the Windows 7 search long ago and use Search Everything and...
Forum: General Discussion 30 Jan 2010
Replies: 35
Views: 31,434
Posted By Bily
Who shares computers these days?? Doesn't...

Who shares computers these days?? Doesn't everyone have their own computer...even kids??
Like my husband says, "Sharing a computer is like sharing underwear." ;)

P.S. I'm 67 and my husband is...
Forum: General Discussion 30 Jan 2010
Replies: 35
Views: 31,434
Posted By Bily
Ralph: Type cd C: and hit enter at that command...

Ralph:
Type cd C: and hit enter at that command prompt to get to a C:\ prompt.
Forum: General Discussion 29 Jan 2010
Replies: 35
Views: 31,434
Posted By Bily
I have this problem all the time. I log out and...

I have this problem all the time. I log out and then log in and am able to delete the pesky folder.
Forum: Backup and Restore 20 Jan 2010
Replies: 8
Views: 1,830
Posted By Bily
I'm using Acronis 2010 Build 6053 (I think it's...

I'm using Acronis 2010 Build 6053 (I think it's the latest) with Win7 32 bit Ultimate.
I had a lot of trouble just installing it on Win7 for some reason, and it has some very neat and complex...
Forum: Installation & Setup 20 Jan 2010
Replies: 22
Views: 4,152
Posted By Bily
@whs It seems to me that even if you clone,...

@whs
It seems to me that even if you clone, you will have to repair the mbr because the mbr will be set up as per your previous OS arrangement. So either way you will have to muck about with the...
Forum: Installation & Setup 19 Jan 2010
Replies: 22
Views: 4,152
Posted By Bily
I went through this same exercise recently but...

I went through this same exercise recently but with a dual boot of Vista and W7. Both were on my C drive; Vista on the C partition and W7 on the D partition ON THE SAME DRIVE.
I just did a regular...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 30

 
Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 07:14 PM.
Twitter Facebook Google+



Windows 7 Forums

Seven Forums Android App Seven Forums IOS App
  

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33