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Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 26 Jul 2016
Replies: 6
Views: 395
Posted By Nisko
Windows 10 won't download

My computer ran all night and Windows Update told me it was downloading Windows 10 when I went to bed. This morning, nothing had changed. I rebooted and followed Microsoft instructions for clearing...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 23 Jul 2016
Replies: 11
Views: 462
Posted By Nisko
OK, I see the "GPU" on the larger screen...

OK, I see the "GPU" on the larger screen "Settings" but it's greyed out. Don't see "GPU" on the main (smaller) screen. I'm using a Dell laptop workstation and the Nvidia GPU is built on to the...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 22 Jul 2016
Replies: 11
Views: 462
Posted By Nisko
Strange - but I can't find the Nvidia and GPU...

Strange - but I can't find the Nvidia and GPU boxes. Please help.
Forum: General Discussion 21 Jul 2016
Replies: 2
Views: 458
Posted By Nisko
Where can I find the Windows 10 Compatibility tool?

I've looked all over and can't find it. I'm ready to upgrade if I can handle any issues.
Forum: Hardware & Devices 21 Jul 2016
Replies: 11
Views: 462
Posted By Nisko
Thanks, folks. RealTemp works for me. What...

Thanks, folks. RealTemp works for me. What about the GPU temp?
Forum: Hardware & Devices 21 Jul 2016
Replies: 11
Views: 462
Posted By Nisko
How monitor CPU temperature within Windows

I'd like to monitor the CPU and GPU temps while using Windows. What's the best program to do this? Thank you.......
Forum: Browsers & Mail 10 Jul 2016
Replies: 3
Views: 270
Posted By Nisko
Thanks to you both for the help.

Thanks to you both for the help.
Forum: Browsers & Mail 10 Jul 2016
Replies: 3
Views: 270
Posted By Nisko
Looking for substitute for TabKit 2nd Edition

TabKit2nd Edition is not ready for Firefox 47 - but I have so many tabs that I would like to see them all (I usually have them in a column on the left side of my screen).
Forum: Sound & Audio 24 Jun 2016
Replies: 1
Views: 330
Posted By Nisko
Overloaded CPU - Sound Distortion

After one or two days after rebooting, I begin to get sound distortion in my music and other audio. I just noticed that my CPU was running at 100% and the distortion was horrible. I never looked at...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 24 Jun 2016
Replies: 3
Views: 440
Posted By Nisko
Another solution that worked for me is: Shut off...

Another solution that worked for me is: Shut off any printers or devices (attached or wireless) and disconnect any devices that are plugged into USB ports. Restart your computer and open "Devices...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 23 Jun 2016
Replies: 3
Views: 440
Posted By Nisko
Can't open "Devices and Printers"

When the dialog box opens, no icons appear. Instead, there is a green "progress bar" running from left to right on the top of the box. It takes minutes to almost reach the right side of the box -...
Forum: Sound & Audio 07 Jun 2016
Replies: 8
Views: 423
Posted By Nisko
Sound Distortion

If you think you can help, please ask me whatever information you need about my system. I will reply as quickly as I can.
Forum: Sound & Audio 07 Jun 2016
Replies: 8
Views: 423
Posted By Nisko
Sound Distortion Dell Laptop

I'm using an M 6800 Workstation, Window 7 SP-1. As for your comment about never hearing about this issue, just Google the key words: dell laptop sound distortion. You could also Google some other...
Forum: Sound & Audio 06 Jun 2016
Replies: 8
Views: 423
Posted By Nisko
Sound Distortion - Dell Laptop (Maybe others too)

From Google, the sound distortion appears to be worldwide and has been around for a long time - but Dell tech support appears they know nothing about it. I'm using Windows 7 SP-1. The distortion...
Forum: System Security 03 May 2016
Replies: 5
Views: 614
Posted By Nisko
Been ill and won't be able to try this until late...

Been ill and won't be able to try this until late next week (traveling). I have Rev Uninstaller Pro but Norton or Symantec don't show up there. Norton Backup Drive is still installed and I want to...
Forum: System Security 22 Apr 2016
Replies: 5
Views: 614
Posted By Nisko
How delete EVERYTHING in my PC related to Norton 360?

In "My Computer" I have a Norton Backup Drive" even though I deleted Norton 360 long ago. There are also many entries in my computer related to Norton - and I'd like to get rid of everything related...
Forum: Sound & Audio 21 Apr 2016
Replies: 4
Views: 505
Posted By Nisko
Just looked at LatencyMon and the technolgy is...

Just looked at LatencyMon and the technolgy is way over my head. How would I use it?
Forum: Sound & Audio 21 Apr 2016
Replies: 4
Views: 505
Posted By Nisko
Yes, I do have Wi-fi. However, I'm frequently...

Yes, I do have Wi-fi. However, I'm frequently playing tunes from my hard drive. I'll take a look at the program you posted. Thank you.
Forum: Sound & Audio 21 Apr 2016
Replies: 4
Views: 505
Posted By Nisko
Audio randomly & frequently exhibits distortion/static

This phenomena is most noticeable when playing music - but it happens with all audio, whether over the Internet or internal files (jpg). The distortion is random (doesn't occur at the same spot in...
Forum: Installation & Setup 04 Apr 2016
Replies: 4
Views: 403
Posted By Nisko
Multi-Boot

David, thank you for the reply. As for the licenses, I own Windows 7 (have a license). If I set up another partition on the same computer with Windows 7, I don't believe I need another license....
Forum: Sound & Audio 03 Apr 2016
Replies: 2
Views: 548
Posted By Nisko
Would like to 'clean' audio files on-the-fly

I have over 6,000 tunes that I play using iTunes. Until recently, they played almost flawlessly. However, recently, I've started to hear much random static in all the files. If I play the same...
Forum: Installation & Setup 03 Apr 2016
Replies: 4
Views: 403
Posted By Nisko
How set up multi- boot system

I am using Windows 7 SP-1 and have 581GB free space on my 1TB SSD. I would like to set up a clean Window 7 partition for experimenting, a partition for experimenting with Windows 10 and a partition...
Forum: Network & Sharing 12 Aug 2015
Replies: 28
Views: 1,695
Posted By Nisko
Hi! I read the message - but, before I can...

Hi! I read the message - but, before I can connect to Fox News, I am asked what provider I have. I have FiOS. So, when I click on Verizon FiOS, I get another message which tells me that unless I...
Forum: Network & Sharing 11 Aug 2015
Replies: 28
Views: 1,695
Posted By Nisko
Pop-up blocker is now set to OFF so I should be...

Pop-up blocker is now set to OFF so I should be able to read your private message if you resend it. Thank you..........
Forum: Network & Sharing 11 Aug 2015
Replies: 28
Views: 1,695
Posted By Nisko
Don't know how to access a private message. It...

Don't know how to access a private message. It seems a pop-up blocker might be the cause. How do I correct this? Thank you.......
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