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Forum: Gadgets 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 0
Views: 203
Posted By Judesman
Desktop Gadgets Vanished

I turned on the computer this morning and my desk top gadgets have disappeared. Also the folder for gadgets in Control Panel will not open. All other Control Panel folders open. Any thoughts...
Forum: Network & Sharing 11 Nov 2014
Replies: 15
Views: 615
Posted By Judesman
I got quite a good deal from BT. Broadband 8 a...

I got quite a good deal from BT. Broadband 8 a month for first 6 months then 16 for next 12 months and 18 thereafter. I was paying about 21 with Virgin. I just can't find anyone at BT who knows...
Forum: Network & Sharing 10 Nov 2014
Replies: 15
Views: 615
Posted By Judesman
I pay for unlimited download and on a good day I...

I pay for unlimited download and on a good day I am getting 10 Mbps download speed so quite happy. Unfortunately occasionally I get .03 Mbps or even nothing and BT can't give me an explanation. ...
Forum: Network & Sharing 10 Nov 2014
Replies: 15
Views: 615
Posted By Judesman
The option to change the order of access did not...

The option to change the order of access did not work but I will try the Metric change and see what happens but this is getting a bit beyond this silver surfer. It may just be easier to disconnect...
Forum: Network & Sharing 10 Nov 2014
Replies: 15
Views: 615
Posted By Judesman
Maxie, I have just found this link and followed...

Maxie, I have just found this link and followed the instructions so will se what happens. Many thanks.

Force Windows 7 to Use Wired Connection over Wireless...
Forum: Network & Sharing 10 Nov 2014
Replies: 15
Views: 615
Posted By Judesman
Unfortunately I couldn't find anything like the...

Unfortunately I couldn't find anything like the options displayed in that link. I wonder if the link relates to a different operating system. I couldn't find anything like it through "Control Panel".
Forum: Network & Sharing 10 Nov 2014
Replies: 15
Views: 615
Posted By Judesman
Yes it does. I will have a look at that link,...

Yes it does. I will have a look at that link, thank you very much.
Forum: Network & Sharing 10 Nov 2014
Replies: 15
Views: 615
Posted By Judesman
Hi Maxie, thanks for your reply. Sorry, I haven't...

Hi Maxie, thanks for your reply. Sorry, I haven't made it very clear.

I would rather connect by Ethernet cable although the wireless connection works fine. BT commented that two devices were...
Forum: Network & Sharing 10 Nov 2014
Replies: 15
Views: 615
Posted By Judesman
Wireless keeps re-connecting

I recently changed ISP to BT (Big mistake, and lots of problems). When I received my Home Hub 4 I connected wirelessly but as I had problems I was told to connect with the ethernet cable and...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 22 Oct 2014
Replies: 12
Views: 8,317
Posted By Judesman
Many thanks -that's it. The "Uninstall" options...

Many thanks -that's it. The "Uninstall" options of 17th October relate to some of the installed updates of 16th October. (How confusing). This includes the failed KB2952664 that I have now...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 21 Oct 2014
Replies: 12
Views: 8,317
Posted By Judesman
I now see that in "Uninstall a program" there...

I now see that in "Uninstall a program" there are several new updates dated 17.10.14 including KB2952664. The odd thing is that none of these updates dated 17.10.14 appear in "Review your update...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 17 Oct 2014
Replies: 12
Views: 8,317
Posted By Judesman
KB2952664 does not appear in my list of uninstall...

KB2952664 does not appear in my list of uninstall progs. Comment on the internet suggests that this means that the update didn't start to install in the first place so I don't know how I remove it....
Forum: Browsers & Mail 04 Oct 2014
Replies: 5
Views: 434
Posted By Judesman
If that is the case that would be a great relief....

If that is the case that would be a great relief. It is chaos here and in the middle of moving house I did not expect Virgin to tell me that they would not continue my service.

Many thanks for...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 04 Oct 2014
Replies: 5
Views: 434
Posted By Judesman
Thank you very much derekimo. The point is that...

Thank you very much derekimo. The point is that I will not have the two ISPs at the same time and I will have a new email address. So when I log in to change my email address surely the site will...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 04 Oct 2014
Replies: 5
Views: 434
Posted By Judesman
Problem with switching ISP.

I am moving house and my ISP (Virgin) will not transfer their service to my new area because Virgin now only supports fibre optic connections. I have agreed a new ISP contract and email address and I...
Forum: Microsoft Office 01 Jun 2014
Replies: 2
Views: 897
Posted By Judesman
Many thanks for that. It looks as though Word...

Many thanks for that. It looks as though Word and Outlook are already set up to spell check using the UK dictionary. It may be that the problem is that I am replying to an email from Canada and the...
Forum: Microsoft Office 01 Jun 2014
Replies: 2
Views: 897
Posted By Judesman
UK spell check required not USA.

I am using Outlook 2007 and for some reason the spelling check is underlining words because I am not using the American spelling. This is a very recent issue and I have never had a problem before, so...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 28 Feb 2014
Replies: 5
Views: 817
Posted By Judesman
Many thanks Layback Bear, the next time it...

Many thanks Layback Bear, the next time it happens I will try that.
Forum: Browsers & Mail 27 Feb 2014
Replies: 5
Views: 817
Posted By Judesman
Thank you for your replies. This problem only...

Thank you for your replies. This problem only occurs occasionally in IE but a smaller zoom does not appear to help. However the Win logo and arrow keys solves the problem so many thanks.
Forum: Browsers & Mail 27 Feb 2014
Replies: 5
Views: 817
Posted By Judesman
Keyboard command to make window smaller?

For some reason occasionally windows in IE are going off the top of the screen so I can't see the close cross. Does anyone know of a keyboard command to recover the window or make the window smaller...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 28 Nov 2013
Replies: 10
Views: 1,406
Posted By Judesman
Yes that worked John, wonderful. Many thanks.

Yes that worked John, wonderful. Many thanks.
Forum: Browsers & Mail 27 Nov 2013
Replies: 10
Views: 1,406
Posted By Judesman
This isn't going to help much. I had IE 11...

This isn't going to help much. I had IE 11 downloaded for me today and I have just found a website that I visit regularly and it isn't displaying properly. Works fine in Firefox and worked OK in IE...
Forum: Backup and Restore 01 Oct 2013
Replies: 4
Views: 618
Posted By Judesman
Yes the backup completed and I have hidden files...

Yes the backup completed and I have hidden files displayed but it doesn't make any difference. I really don't know if I have successfully backed up my computer or not.
Forum: Backup and Restore 01 Oct 2013
Replies: 4
Views: 618
Posted By Judesman
I am using Outlook 2007 so presumably "Let...

I am using Outlook 2007 so presumably "Let Windows choose" would include this. Can anyone tell me please why the files indicate that there is no information in them.

Thank you for your help.
Forum: Backup and Restore 30 Sep 2013
Replies: 4
Views: 618
Posted By Judesman
New to Backup and Restore.

For the first time I have set up Backup and Restore. I am saving to an external hard drive and in the Set Up I have selected "Let me choose". If I selected "Let Windows choose" would the backup...
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