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Forum: Music, Pictures & Video 1 Day Ago
Replies: 6
Views: 248
Posted By strollin
You should be able to double-click on the file...

You should be able to double-click on the file from within Windows Explorer and it will unzip the file. If that doesn't work or if there is no extract all option when you right-click, the zip file...
Forum: General Discussion 1 Week Ago
Replies: 9
Views: 336
Posted By strollin
Yeah, 2G of RAM to begin with doesn't leave much...

Yeah, 2G of RAM to begin with doesn't leave much to be allocated to running a VM.

Shrinking one of the current partitions is an option. Hopefully there is at least 20G of free space (MS says...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 1 Week Ago
Replies: 11
Views: 272
Posted By strollin
What do you plan to do with the ssd after you...

What do you plan to do with the ssd after you format it? If you just want to format it and use it as a data disk then you don't need to do anything special. If you plan to install a new OS, just...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 1 Week Ago
Replies: 28
Views: 676
Posted By strollin
Have you emptied the Recycle bin? ...

Have you emptied the Recycle bin?

https://windirstat.info/ is another program to help you figure out what is using your disk space.
Forum: General Discussion 1 Week Ago
Replies: 14
Views: 463
Posted By strollin
And to this quoted post if you can read you will...

And to this quoted post if you can read you will clearly see mixed opinions, so thank you for your pointless post :s.[/QUOTE]
As I read it, the majority of the responses DID favor Windows, several...
Forum: Network & Sharing 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 7
Views: 260
Posted By strollin
I have a WD NAS drive and it actually provides a...

I have a WD NAS drive and it actually provides a Recycle bin. Your NAS may provide a similar function. Check your admin utilities.
Forum: General Discussion 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 14
Views: 463
Posted By strollin
You asked the question in a forum dedicated to a...

You asked the question in a forum dedicated to a Windows OS, I don't see how you could possibly expect to get an unbiased opinion here. I predict most responses will favor Windows.
Forum: Chillout Room 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 22
Views: 335
Posted By strollin
Really hope that was just a typo, hate to think...

Really hope that was just a typo, hate to think that you thought we were TREADing on you on your birthday! ;)
Forum: Chillout Room 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 13
Views: 434
Posted By strollin
I have seen lots of questions asked on various...

I have seen lots of questions asked on various forums regarding how to do this or that with the W10 Tech Preview that make it abundantly clear that many ignored the recommendations listed there,...
Forum: General Discussion 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 15
Views: 559
Posted By strollin
I think you are exaggerating the risks involved. ...

I think you are exaggerating the risks involved. I already had the software installed on my laptop and it probably took less time for me to remove/reinstall the ssd then it would have taken to burn...
Forum: General Discussion 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 15
Views: 559
Posted By strollin
I did this for a friend just yesterday who...

I did this for a friend just yesterday who accidentally deleted the 2 partitions on his boot drive. I took his drive (an ssd) out of his computer and stuck it into a SATA dock attached to my laptop....
Forum: Chillout Room 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 22
Views: 335
Posted By strollin
Happy birthday and many more.

Happy birthday and many more.
Forum: Hardware & Devices 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 4
Views: 251
Posted By strollin
What you referred to as a mouse adapter is more...

What you referred to as a mouse adapter is more commonly known as a dongle.
Forum: Chillout Room 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 58
Views: 1,358
Posted By strollin
I'm not experiencing poor performance on my Win...

I'm not experiencing poor performance on my Win 10 VM. I haven't bothered with dual booting for many years, too much of a PITA. I prefer the versatility of a VM.
Forum: Chillout Room 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 58
Views: 1,358
Posted By strollin
Upgrade to it? Not hardly. I have it running in...

Upgrade to it? Not hardly. I have it running in a VM (DL'd it and had it running the 1st morning it was offered) on several machines but have no intention of upgrading any of my physical machines....
Forum: General Discussion 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 13
Views: 636
Posted By strollin
If it truly is taking days to delete that many...

If it truly is taking days to delete that many files, it would be faster to backup the system (not those files), format, re-install OS then restore data files.
Forum: Chillout Room 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 19
Views: 404
Posted By strollin
I'm old school. Superman is #1 with Batman as a...

I'm old school. Superman is #1 with Batman as a close 2nd. I particularly like Batman because he is the most plausible super hero since he doesn't have any super "powers".
Forum: Hardware & Devices 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 4
Views: 251
Posted By strollin
My guess would be that the dongle was the...

My guess would be that the dongle was the problem, early failure. I don't think the netbook made it hot enough to cause a problem.
Forum: Microsoft Office 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 6
Views: 316
Posted By strollin
Maybe start here: Design tables for a new Access...

Maybe start here: Design tables for a new Access 2007 database - Training (http://office.microsoft.com/en-us/training/design-tables-for-a-new-access-2007-database-RZ010286445.aspx)

(Sorry - Just...
Forum: Installation & Setup 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 9
Views: 318
Posted By strollin
Actually, you could have a 32-bit OS on 1 hdd and...

Actually, you could have a 32-bit OS on 1 hdd and a 64-bit on another, that wouldn't be an issue.
Forum: Installation & Setup 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 9
Views: 318
Posted By strollin
Since the Win 8.1 hdd is coming from another...

Since the Win 8.1 hdd is coming from another computer, it is questionable as to whether or not it will boot or not. The old computer has completely different hardware than the new so all of the...
Forum: Microsoft Office 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 6
Views: 316
Posted By strollin
If you specify NOT to accept dups then it will...

If you specify NOT to accept dups then it will skip over duplicates, leaving them in the original file.

I don't understand your thinking with importing A-F then G-L as that should have no effect...
Forum: Installation & Setup 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 9
Views: 318
Posted By strollin
You need multiple copies of your AV software...

You need multiple copies of your AV software because each OS you boot would need it's own copy. In fact, ALL programs you use will need to be installed for each OS. You could set things up so that...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 6
Views: 306
Posted By strollin
You could buy a larger ssd, use software such as...

You could buy a larger ssd, use software such as Macrium Reflect to clone the smaller one to it, then replace the smaller with the larger. You will need to check the partition alignment afterwards...
Forum: Microsoft Office 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 6
Views: 316
Posted By strollin
You can have duplicates in a database as long as...

You can have duplicates in a database as long as the particular field where the duplicate appears is not designated as unique. For instance, you might have a field named CustomerId which would be...
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