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Forum: General Discussion 15 Feb 2016
Replies: 1
Views: 319
Posted By blockie
Windows 10

Been using W7 Forum for it seems like years. But I have got me new computer w/W10. Where is the best place to go for help that gave the same service as W7 Forum?
Forum: General Discussion 20 Oct 2015
Replies: 2
Views: 478
Posted By blockie
I ran it three times. There were files either...

I ran it three times. There were files either missing or corrupted. I don"t understand the cbs log. so I am attaching it. Maybe you can understand it. The tests were run on October 19. That's at the...
Forum: General Discussion 08 Oct 2015
Replies: 2
Views: 478
Posted By blockie
I get an error when I close a program (sometimes)

On, not so, rare occasions I get a dll error when I quit any program. See the attached.
A search in C....Windows......system32 showed the two files;
C:\Windows\System32\inetcpl.cpl...
Forum: Network & Sharing 29 Sep 2015
Replies: 1
Views: 443
Posted By blockie
Change PW for a network

I live in an Assisted Care facility and get WIFI as part of the rent.I am used to entering a password to activate the ability to get WIFI. I have heard this security code called password or...
Forum: General Discussion 13 Sep 2015
Replies: 8
Views: 590
Posted By blockie
"Rock and a ..............

I went to Display and enlarged the print to 150%. I'm almost 85 years old and my eyesight need help.
Now some of the dialogs are off the screen. I move the task bar to a side position but still not...
Forum: General Discussion 29 Aug 2015
Replies: 2
Views: 335
Posted By blockie
Starting up

The folder "Startup" is empty so how come Skype is started at W7 startup?
Bill
Forum: General Discussion 29 Aug 2015
Replies: 1
Views: 469
Posted By blockie
Auto logon

I did a clean install, works great except I now have to click an icon to sign 0n. No PW, only text is " Change User" or something like that.
How to do nothing"
Bill
Forum: General Discussion 22 Aug 2015
Replies: 3
Views: 485
Posted By blockie
Clean install of W7

I did a clean install of W7 last week. Worked fine except my W7 with SP1 didn't work so I used the original disk and did a SP1 update. Have reinstalled the programs I use and they are working good...
Forum: System Security 21 Aug 2015
Replies: 14
Views: 1,550
Posted By blockie
I did a clean install and after a few days of...

I did a clean install and after a few days of putting my programs back in I'm faced with a fast computer.
Forum: System Security 24 Jul 2015
Replies: 14
Views: 1,550
Posted By blockie
I'm thinking of doing a clean install on this...

I'm thinking of doing a clean install on this computer. There is too much damage on the machine I only have a few programs on this computer ans, luckily, still have all the product keys. So I think...
Forum: System Security 23 Jul 2015
Replies: 14
Views: 1,550
Posted By blockie
ref. your post about PS. i don't see a pic.

ref. your post about PS. i don't see a pic.
Forum: System Security 23 Jul 2015
Replies: 14
Views: 1,550
Posted By blockie
I am running Avast free and have NOT had a blue...

I am running Avast free and have NOT had a blue screen.
Forum: System Security 22 Jul 2015
Replies: 14
Views: 1,550
Posted By blockie
regarding a usb/disk/ ill uxe a usb as it ys...

regarding a usb/disk/ ill uxe a usb as it ys easier.
Forum: System Security 22 Jul 2015
Replies: 14
Views: 1,550
Posted By blockie
I'll get to the post about PS. Im the meantime,...

I'll get to the post about PS. Im the meantime, here are the results of the first scans;
1 and 2 nothing.
3 see attached
4 a few were deleted
5 see log

I fell and my legs have no feeling....
Forum: System Security 20 Jul 2015
Replies: 14
Views: 1,550
Posted By blockie
Asus P53E. Not yet. Starting now. Hospital bed...

Asus P53E.
Not yet. Starting now. Hospital bed not conducive to using computer.
Forum: System Security 19 Jul 2015
Replies: 14
Views: 1,550
Posted By blockie
I am using an ASUS laptop. Bill

I am using an ASUS laptop.
Bill
Forum: System Security 16 Jul 2015
Replies: 14
Views: 1,550
Posted By blockie
I think my computer is infected

weird things are happening to my computer. Folders having moved, folders having wrong files and etc.
Did a scan usinh free Avast. Detting teady to do a full scan wiyh anti-malqaew.
Any ideas?
Bill
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 26 Apr 2015
Replies: 9
Views: 4,500
Posted By blockie
Boy! Do I have egg on my face. Did as you...

Boy! Do I have egg on my face. Did as you recommended. Returned a file not found. The bat file with pause revealed that I was trying to delete file in folder "image". Used to have that folder but...
Forum: Tutorials 25 Apr 2015
Replies: 94
Views: 2,738,706
Posted By blockie
Brink, I currently delete my old backup files...

Brink,
I currently delete my old backup files on an external disk using a batch file which runs "DELOLDER.EXE" with appropriate switches. The switches are set to keep three of the newest backup...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 24 Apr 2015
Replies: 9
Views: 4,500
Posted By blockie
I took option "D" of your post and already am...

I took option "D" of your post and already am doing "C". Let the scheduler run DELOLDER.EXE with appropriate switches. Now get a 0X5 completion code (access denied).
I have checked the following,...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 22 Apr 2015
Replies: 9
Views: 4,500
Posted By blockie
Both the batch file and Delolder.exe are in the...

Both the batch file and Delolder.exe are in the same folder. I did it this way for convenience.
the path is" c:\\Users\owner\desktop\myscripts\delolder.exe"
Bill
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 19 Apr 2015
Replies: 9
Views: 4,500
Posted By blockie
Here it is and thanks for the help. Bill

Here it is and thanks for the help.
Bill
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 19 Apr 2015
Replies: 9
Views: 4,500
Posted By blockie
Run works in bat file but NOT in scheduler

I have a batch file that removes files from a folder on a periodic basis. I created a task in the scheduler to have it run on a daily basis. I'm sure that all the parameters are correct. When I leave...
Forum: General Discussion 03 Apr 2015
Replies: 1
Views: 467
Posted By blockie
Print Q problems

I have the indistinct pleasure of being the administrator of a public computer with several users all PW protected. This computer has a printer for the use of the users. Frequently, the print Q gets...
Forum: General Discussion 27 Jan 2015
Replies: 1
Views: 688
Posted By blockie
This computer refuses to boot

My step-son got tired of calling the Geek Squad to repair his Dell XPS 410 computer with Windows Vista Home Premium and retired it. He got a Mac Notebook to replace it.
He gave the Dell computer to...
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