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Forum: Virtualization 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 4
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Posted By pjd
@oneeyed - thanks for the suggestions I...

@oneeyed - thanks for the suggestions

I already use Sandboxie to test software of questionable provenance. And I am familiar with what cameyo and PortableApps do. Mainly I want to be to have an...
Forum: Virtualization 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 2
Views: 609
Posted By pjd
@jimbo45 - This sounds like the fulfilment of the...

@jimbo45 - This sounds like the fulfilment of the wish I posted in this thread ==>> http://www.sevenforums.com/virtualization/350220-some-basic-questions-re-virtual-machine.html



Care to...
Forum: Virtualization 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 4
Views: 420
Posted By pjd
@andrew129260 - thanks for that, that tutorial...

@andrew129260 - thanks for that, that tutorial looks straightforward enough, much simpler that others I've read.

Although why the Documents folder is suggested as an appropriate place to install a...
Forum: Virtualization 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 4
Views: 420
Posted By pjd
Some Basic Questions re Virtual Machine

I would like to be able run a second instance of Windows 7 on the same computer. It seems the way to do that is to create a virtual machine

What alternatives are there and what are the pros and...
Forum: General Discussion 06 Jun 2014
Replies: 8
Views: 699
Posted By pjd
I anticipated your cloaked link would be to a...

I anticipated your cloaked link would be to a thread about Disk Management.

If someone doesn't know how to take and post a screen shot, the chances are that they wont know where to find Disk...
Forum: General Discussion 06 Jun 2014
Replies: 8
Views: 699
Posted By pjd
Nuh - its Health Active Primary Partition. ...

Nuh - its Health Active Primary Partition. Samsung 203WI

Suggest you tell folks what you want a screen of, before telling them how to take a screen shot. I'm guessing you want disk management,...
Forum: General Discussion 06 Jun 2014
Replies: 8
Views: 699
Posted By pjd
@MilesAhead - Thanks, but sadly same deal -...

@MilesAhead - Thanks, but sadly same deal - delete 80 files from E: only 6 in the bin, delete the same 80 files from C: 80 in the bin.

I watched the recycle bin in explorer (I emptied it first) -...
Forum: General Discussion 05 Jun 2014
Replies: 14
Views: 632
Posted By pjd
I would take ownership of the drive and...

I would take ownership of the drive and everything on it.
Forum: General Discussion 05 Jun 2014
Replies: 8
Views: 699
Posted By pjd
Not all Deleted items show up in Recycle Bin

Windows 7-SP1

This is only happening on my internal data drive ( E: ), system drive ( C: ) and external drives ( F:, G & H: ) are OK.

If I delete up to 6 items in a single operation (folders,...
Forum: General Discussion 25 Feb 2014
Replies: 4
Views: 734
Posted By pjd
I have no idea if this is possible - why 'type...

I have no idea if this is possible - why 'type it' at all, maybe you can just 'say it'

pjd
Forum: General Discussion 21 Feb 2014
Replies: 75
Views: 3,192
Posted By pjd
I may have overlooked something obvious but......

I may have overlooked something obvious but... why not force a restart in Safe Mode from msconfig, much easier than hitting the required function key at exactly the right time - it will take effect...
Forum: General Discussion 20 Feb 2014
Replies: 13
Views: 896
Posted By pjd
They look interesting - I'll give them a try. ...

They look interesting - I'll give them a try.


I was hoping it would last me at least 10 years :eek:

I'm pretty convinced now that its something to do with Permissions - until yesterday I...
Forum: General Discussion 20 Feb 2014
Replies: 11
Views: 707
Posted By pjd
@Carwiz - as a matter of interest what did you...

@Carwiz - as a matter of interest what did you use to display those secret files

pjd
Forum: General Discussion 20 Feb 2014
Replies: 13
Views: 896
Posted By pjd
I don't have any of the four Sunday scans fix...

I don't have any of the four Sunday scans fix anything automatically. Anything they report I sort out manually via another scan. I should have mentioned this earlier, before I kick off the the four...
Forum: General Discussion 20 Feb 2014
Replies: 13
Views: 896
Posted By pjd
I do full scans with MalwareBytes, Trend Micro,...

I do full scans with MalwareBytes, Trend Micro, JRT and Adwclean every Sunday - any other suggestions are welcome. I run them hands off and just look at the logs, maybe I should run them by hand and...
Forum: General Discussion 20 Feb 2014
Replies: 13
Views: 896
Posted By pjd
The example I posted for .avi files has no User...

The example I posted for .avi files has no User Choice key

The example I previously posted in post #1 was for .zip, did have one, pointing at vlc, I deleted it but the check box is still greyed...
Forum: General Discussion 20 Feb 2014
Replies: 13
Views: 896
Posted By pjd
@Britton30 - no worries mate - because thanks to...

@Britton30 - no worries mate - because thanks to you I found something else that's probably related

The... Always use the selected program to open this kind of file... is greyed out on all file...
Forum: General Discussion 20 Feb 2014
Replies: 7
Views: 289
Posted By pjd
click the down arrow on the third icon from the...

click the down arrow on the third icon from the right, and select Large Icons - see attachment

pjd
Forum: General Discussion 20 Feb 2014
Replies: 13
Views: 896
Posted By pjd
How do you add/delete items to/from the shell...

How do you add/delete items to/from the shell menu Open With sub menu from there ?

pjd
Forum: General Discussion 19 Feb 2014
Replies: 13
Views: 896
Posted By pjd
I did a restore from my oldest (Dec 14 2013)...

I did a restore from my oldest (Dec 14 2013) system backup (macrium) looks like the problem was there then. I installed a couple of new things on October, gut feeling says it was one of them that...
Forum: General Discussion 19 Feb 2014
Replies: 3
Views: 360
Posted By pjd
Try this MS-Windows focus-follows-mouse Registry...

Try this MS-Windows focus-follows-mouse Registry hacks | sine walker (http://sinewalker.wordpress.com/2010/03/10/ms-windows-focus-follows-mouse-registry-hacks/)

pjd
Forum: General Discussion 19 Feb 2014
Replies: 4
Views: 1,570
Posted By pjd
Odds on its your Samsung SSD see ==>>...

Odds on its your Samsung SSD see ==>> http://www.sevenforums.com/network-sharing/282738-wake-lan-activated-computer-keeps-waking-up-itself-2.html#post2345641

pjd
Forum: General Discussion 18 Feb 2014
Replies: 7
Views: 428
Posted By pjd
whats in the folders - that might give you and...

whats in the folders - that might give you and others a clue

the dates don't gel with WU Patch Tuesday dates - unless you run WU in dribs and drabs

could be a program that has a redirect for...
Forum: General Discussion 18 Feb 2014
Replies: 25
Views: 1,311
Posted By pjd
sounds like power and or heat - probably nothing...

sounds like power and or heat - probably nothing to do with virus or windows reinstall, my granny always said things happen in threes.

Google "kernel power 41" this is what the people who wrote...
Forum: General Discussion 18 Feb 2014
Replies: 13
Views: 896
Posted By pjd
:( Can't add to Open With for any file type

What the title says - see screen shots

Be aware that is NOT just an issue with ZIP files - its an issue with the Choose default program option on EVERY file type.


I tried the Remove & Restore...
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