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Forum: Microsoft Office 01 Nov 2015
Replies: 7
Views: 674
Posted By Gums
Oh yeah, the folks over at Software Speedy have...

Oh yeah, the folks over at Software Speedy have been most helpful. Didn't call directly but used their chat feature over the course of two days. The issue is not the key itself or activation. The...
Forum: Microsoft Office 01 Nov 2015
Replies: 7
Views: 674
Posted By Gums
I downloaded it from an online retailer (a...

I downloaded it from an online retailer (a Microsoft partner authorized retailer). They email you a link and a key. Software Speedy is the retailer.
Forum: Microsoft Office 31 Oct 2015
Replies: 7
Views: 674
Posted By Gums
Run as administrator didn't help any. It's got to...

Run as administrator didn't help any. It's got to be something within the registry. Very frustrating. I've been working on this for three days now.
Forum: Microsoft Office 31 Oct 2015
Replies: 7
Views: 674
Posted By Gums
Office Home/Student 2010 asks for key and configuration EVERY time

Downloaded and installed MS Office Home and Student 2010 successfully, (or so I thought), but every time I open Excel or Word upon startup, I receive a prompt asking me for my key and then a...
Forum: Media Center 31 Oct 2015
Replies: 3
Views: 12,304
Posted By Gums
Yep. I got both. I figured it out after quite a...

Yep. I got both. I figured it out after quite a bit of trial and error. Just like you said, one is under C:>Program Files>Window Media Player> and the other is in C:>Program Files(x86)>Windows Media...
Forum: Media Center 31 Oct 2015
Replies: 3
Views: 12,304
Posted By Gums
How can I get a 64 bit version of WMP back onto the Start menu?

Pretty straightforward. I used to have the 64 bit version of WMP 12 on the Start menu and the 32 bit version on the taskbar. Now I have 32 bit versions in both locations. I need a 64 bit version...
Forum: General Discussion 06 Dec 2014
Replies: 4
Views: 926
Posted By Gums
Soon after this post I noticed my media buttons...

Soon after this post I noticed my media buttons on the side of the keyboard were not working as well. I have a behemoth Toshiba Qosmio x505-q890. One of the last monster truck laptops with the...
Forum: General Discussion 06 Dec 2014
Replies: 4
Views: 926
Posted By Gums
WMP opens automatically on startup. I've tried msconfig...

Windows media player will open automatically every startup. I've tried msconfig, Autoplay, Services (manual v. automatic) etc. I'm at my wits end. Anything else I might be missing?
Forum: Music, Pictures & Video 14 Jul 2013
Replies: 2
Views: 2,559
Posted By Gums
OK, I solved it. Here's what I used. On a lark...

OK, I solved it. Here's what I used. On a lark I tried cleaning WMP cache data using %LOCALAPPDATA%\Microsoft\Media Player. Emptied the folder and it worked.
Forum: Music, Pictures & Video 14 Jul 2013
Replies: 2
Views: 2,559
Posted By Gums
Windows Explorer Music libary not showing album artwork...

When opening Windows Explorer and then opening Music, I'm not seeing album artwork as I do when I open Windows Media player. Album artwork works fine in WMP 12 but not in the Explorer music library....
Forum: Music, Pictures & Video 08 Sep 2012
Replies: 1
Views: 2,101
Posted By Gums
Never mind. I got it now. Just go to the top...

Never mind. I got it now. Just go to the top and place the cursor in between the column with the album art and the one to its right. In this case, its the # column. Move the cursor left or right...
Forum: Music, Pictures & Video 08 Sep 2012
Replies: 1
Views: 2,101
Posted By Gums
Resize (enlarge) album art in WMP 12? I know it can be done...

OK. This is a rather silly post but I'm looking for a way to enlarge the album art in WMP. I know this can be done as I've done it before in the past by simply clicking and dragging the image by...
Forum: Music, Pictures & Video 03 Jun 2012
Replies: 11
Views: 2,549
Posted By Gums
Yeah, it's Lyrics Plugin that's causing Now...

Yeah, it's Lyrics Plugin that's causing Now Playing to display. I uninstalled the original plugin then installed the plugin through the link you provided. Same thing. Used regedit and the issue was...
Forum: Music, Pictures & Video 03 Jun 2012
Replies: 11
Views: 2,549
Posted By Gums
Disregard that last reply. I checked your link...

Disregard that last reply. I checked your link and upon download, I was told that Lyrics Plugin "already exists" so I do have version 0.4. Hard to believe it's 13 years old already!
Forum: Music, Pictures & Video 03 Jun 2012
Replies: 11
Views: 2,549
Posted By Gums
Yes, it is the plugin from Lyrics Plugin. Not...

Yes, it is the plugin from Lyrics Plugin. Not sure of the version. I highly doubt it as it says the content was created in June of 1999. Would the newer version work better?
Forum: Music, Pictures & Video 02 Jun 2012
Replies: 11
Views: 2,549
Posted By Gums
They are the RM Plugin and the Lyrics Plugin for...

They are the RM Plugin and the Lyrics Plugin for WMP but
Tim, you've already helped me solve my problem!

Check out this link:

my windows media player 12 opens into Now Playing frame -...
Forum: Music, Pictures & Video 01 Jun 2012
Replies: 11
Views: 2,549
Posted By Gums
OK, tried the Target option and that didn't work....

OK, tried the Target option and that didn't work. So I checked the Now Playing plug-ins and found that there are two in that category. Tried to untick them but when I close out WMP and reopen it,...
Forum: Music, Pictures & Video 05 May 2012
Replies: 11
Views: 2,549
Posted By Gums
I know that won't work as my target already has...

I know that won't work as my target already has that. Thanks for the reply. There's got to be a way around this.
Forum: Music, Pictures & Video 05 May 2012
Replies: 11
Views: 2,549
Posted By Gums
Open WMP 12 (32-bit) with Library view on Top? Need my plug ins.

I know this is a small issue but I've already tried a few things. Naturally I made sure that in WMP 12 I went to
Organize > Options > Player Tab and made sure "Keep Now Playing on top of other...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 17 Jan 2012
Replies: 11
Views: 1,927
Posted By Gums
How about Iomega? Not quite as ubiquitous as...

How about Iomega? Not quite as ubiquitous as Western Digital or Seagate but some of them come equipped with an eSata port which is a strong selling point. I won't be in the market for a new laptop...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 16 Jan 2012
Replies: 11
Views: 1,927
Posted By Gums
Which Seagate are you referring to? The GoFlex...

Which Seagate are you referring to? The GoFlex portable or desktop? They also have the Expansion external hard drives. They also have a portable and desktop version. I like the idea behind the...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 01 Jan 2012
Replies: 11
Views: 1,927
Posted By Gums
External hard drive...recommendations anyone?

Been meaning to get an external hard drive for quite some time now and I'd better do it before I arrive at the "woulda, coulda, shoulda" stage. Of course the two biggest names in externals that I see...
Forum: Music, Pictures & Video 27 Dec 2011
Replies: 4
Views: 8,102
Posted By Gums
I found a solution and here it is (just in case...

I found a solution and here it is (just in case someone with a similar problem should read this thread). I always post what works in my threads and never leave them unresolved if I've found the...
Forum: Music, Pictures & Video 26 Dec 2011
Replies: 4
Views: 8,102
Posted By Gums
Mine always starts with Title Two. Here's my Main...

Mine always starts with Title Two. Here's my Main Menu. I use vmMenu instead of Menu 1 for the Main Menu. Does that matter? Pretty basic setup Title, Play All and Chapters.
190069

Here's the...
Forum: Music, Pictures & Video 26 Dec 2011
Replies: 4
Views: 8,102
Posted By Gums
Anyone here familiar with DVDStyler? Menu setup question...

There is a forum for DVDStyler itself but that place is a veritable ghost town. My menu setup is basically very simple. I have a main menu (vmMenu) which shows the title and beneath that two...
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