Windows 7 Forums


Showing results 1 to 25 of 35
Search took 0.01 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: jeh
Forum: Network & Sharing 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 7
Views: 555
Posted By jeh
Thanks again - using a fixed ip address for the...

Thanks again - using a fixed ip address for the printer fixed it. Still don't know how the problem started though.
Apologies for the slow response. I only got back to the problem this afternoon.
Forum: Network & Sharing 16 Mar 2015
Replies: 7
Views: 555
Posted By jeh
Thanks for both replies. C1 reports the printer...

Thanks for both replies. C1 reports the printer port as being BRN001BA....... , while C2 and L1 both show the port as being 192.168.1.nn, where nn is different on the two machines.

This has to be...
Forum: Network & Sharing 15 Mar 2015
Replies: 7
Views: 555
Posted By jeh
Thanks xips. I'd not previously known about the...

Thanks xips. I'd not previously known about the Brother network repair tool.

I've moved the printer to Port 1 and C1 to Port 4 and then confirmed that the printer was still visible to C1. I then...
Forum: Network & Sharing 15 Mar 2015
Replies: 7
Views: 555
Posted By jeh
Loss of connectivity - Brother color laser printer

My networked Brother printer has stopped communicating with my main computer. and refuses to reconnect to it.

My network is based on a TP-Link TD-W8960N Wireless N ADSL2+ Modem Router, purchased...
Forum: General Discussion 18 Dec 2014
Replies: 3
Views: 408
Posted By jeh
Thanks gregrocker. I did a clean re-install after...

Thanks gregrocker. I did a clean re-install after the problem first arose, however the Win 7 I used came from the hidden partition (its an Acer) rather than via a clean Windows iso. Even then I had...
Forum: General Discussion 18 Dec 2014
Replies: 3
Views: 408
Posted By jeh
Laptop refusal to sleep or hibernate

My Acer TM8172 TravelMate happily connects to my home network, which also contains two desktop computers, another larger laptop and a network printer. The TravelMate and both desktops run Win 7 Pro....
Forum: General Discussion 11 Dec 2014
Replies: 3
Views: 425
Posted By jeh
Thanks ThrashZone. My search hadn't uncovered...

Thanks ThrashZone. My search hadn't uncovered that one. Problem solved
Forum: General Discussion 10 Dec 2014
Replies: 3
Views: 425
Posted By jeh
Linking My Documents to another drive

I'm tidying someone else's well-used laptop running Win 7. The HDD is partitioned with all the Documents and Pictures stored in folders "D:\username\My Documents" and "D:\username\My Pictures"....
Forum: General Discussion 23 May 2014
Replies: 5
Views: 602
Posted By jeh
Thanks all of you. The problem was the address...

Thanks all of you. The problem was the address toolbar. Easily fixed. Apologies for the delayed acknowledgement. I've been unexpectedly off-line.Regards John
Forum: General Discussion 22 May 2014
Replies: 5
Views: 602
Posted By jeh
Win Explorer search box on taskbar

A few days ago what appears to be a Windows Explorer search box appeared on my Task Bar, at the right-hand end. I didn't (knowingly!) put it there and I don't want it. There's no obvious way of...
Forum: Network & Sharing 04 Aug 2012
Replies: 1
Views: 543
Posted By jeh
Quick update. The Ping problem solved - I'd left...

Quick update. The Ping problem solved - I'd left a VPN connection running on the XP machine. But fixing that hasn't restored the two-way connectivity. Will get back to this later.
Forum: Network & Sharing 04 Aug 2012
Replies: 1
Views: 543
Posted By jeh
How can I restore two-way Win 7 / Win XP Connectivity?

My home network has a desktop and an Acer laptop, both running Win 7 Pro, and an older Dell laptop running XP SP3. The two Win 7 machines belong to the same Homegroup and work perfectly happily...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 27 Jun 2012
Replies: 2
Views: 3,865
Posted By jeh
I've had the same problem. My Logitech M555b...

I've had the same problem. My Logitech M555b mouse used to work fine with my Win 7 Pro 64-bit. Recently I've had to reinstall the OS to cure a quite different problem. I've reinstalled the mouse. It...
Forum: Network & Sharing 05 Nov 2011
Replies: 5
Views: 7,202
Posted By jeh
Thanks. That got it. It's now working. This...

Thanks. That got it. It's now working. This the is first time I've used wireless with Win 7. I got caught out by the semantic differences from XP, with which I'm much more familiar. Just one...
Forum: Network & Sharing 05 Nov 2011
Replies: 5
Views: 7,202
Posted By jeh
Thanks. That got me part of the way. The Acer...

Thanks. That got me part of the way. The Acer will now see and recognise the network, but it still won't connect. The diagnostics say "Problem found. problem with wireless adaptor or access...
Forum: Network & Sharing 04 Nov 2011
Replies: 5
Views: 7,202
Posted By jeh
How can I delete unwanted network settings?

I've just installed a new draft N wifi router to replace my previous B/G router. Perhaps foolishly, I kept the same name for my home network. My new Acer TravelMate, which has draft N capability, was...
Forum: General Discussion 31 Jul 2010
Replies: 4
Views: 1,395
Posted By jeh
Thanks. I'll get rid of it. John

Thanks. I'll get rid of it. John
Forum: General Discussion 31 Jul 2010
Replies: 4
Views: 1,395
Posted By jeh
Strange new folder

Hi all
Something has generated a folder C:\24982372e61d90cbb1511cba10 on my HDD. It's dated 26-Jun-2010 and contains 27 folders and 115 files. Most of the folders have four digit names and contain...
Forum: General Discussion 02 Jun 2010
Replies: 5
Views: 20,393
Posted By jeh
Thanks Arkhi. That makes sense and - equally...

Thanks Arkhi. That makes sense and - equally importantly - works! Case closed. Hope this discussion helps someone else some time.
Forum: General Discussion 02 Jun 2010
Replies: 5
Views: 20,393
Posted By jeh
Thanks Windowsapple, but I can't do that. I...

Thanks Windowsapple, but I can't do that. I can't get to the folder. BTW, "Loacl Settings" is showing as a shortcut; presumably this means it's a junction point. My basic problem is not being abe...
Forum: General Discussion 01 Jun 2010
Replies: 5
Views: 20,393
Posted By jeh
Cannot access Local Settings

I used Easy Transfer to transfer data from my old XP box to my new Win 7 Pro desktop. The process was painless and most files fetched up as expected. The contents of “My Pictures” appear in...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 22 Apr 2010
Replies: 7
Views: 1,538
Posted By jeh
Thanks again. I've done as you suggested;...

Thanks again. I've done as you suggested; completely powered down the computer and then unplugged both cables from the internal HDD. Plugged the cables back in, powered the computer back up - no...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 21 Apr 2010
Replies: 7
Views: 1,538
Posted By jeh
Thanks MadMaxData. Apologies for the slow reply -...

Thanks MadMaxData. Apologies for the slow reply - time zone, plus being out last night and this morning.

My computer is a little over 3 months old. Win 7 Pro installed by the supplier. A single...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 21 Apr 2010
Replies: 7
Views: 1,538
Posted By jeh
Thanks MadMaxData. First, I'd mistype thedevice ...

Thanks MadMaxData. First, I'd mistype thedevice id. It should have been ST31000528ASATA, a 1TB Seagate drive. Device Manager says that's my main HDD, and asks if I want to unistall it. No Way!
...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 21 Apr 2010
Replies: 7
Views: 1,538
Posted By jeh
Phantom SATA drive

My Win 7 64-bit system has started reporting that it has a non-existent external device ST31000528ASASA attached. "Devices and Printers" displays the icon for an external HDD. The "device" reports...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 35

 
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 05:54.

Twitter Facebook Google+



Windows 7 Forums

Seven Forums Android App Seven Forums IOS App