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Forum: General Discussion 10 Mar 2013
Replies: 1
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Posted By mediaman09
After some searches , I found the tutorial about...

After some searches , I found the tutorial about changing a user profile name :
http://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials/147545-user-profile-folder-change-user-account-folder-name-8.html

I guess I'm...
Forum: General Discussion 10 Mar 2013
Replies: 1
Views: 683
Posted By mediaman09
Windows 7 user/owner vs author

Is there a way to permanently change the default 'author"?? I often post files to the web and dont really want my personal name there.

In hindsight, I should have created profiles for Dad, Mom,...
Forum: Backup and Restore 09 Mar 2013
Replies: 7
Views: 1,011
Posted By mediaman09
For what its worth, the visual below summarizes...

For what its worth, the visual below summarizes my backup/restore strategy.

Over the years I've tired and considered various approaches ; they each have pros and cons re levels of adequacy, ease...
Forum: Installation & Setup 08 Mar 2013
Replies: 12
Views: 1,810
Posted By mediaman09
In my case, I am Windows 7 (installed when the...

In my case, I am Windows 7 (installed when the BIOS was set to UEFI mode) and after activation I selected the option to create a repair disc,. Does that mean I indeed have a "x64 Repair CD with UEFI...
Forum: Installation & Setup 08 Mar 2013
Replies: 12
Views: 1,810
Posted By mediaman09
..which begs the question: - is Win 7...

..which begs the question:

- is Win 7 considered a "outdated OS"
- is a Win 7 sys repair cd considered a "bootable software Cd"

Hope its no to both, and as stated earlier, I will be fine...
Forum: Network & Sharing 07 Mar 2013
Replies: 1
Views: 576
Posted By mediaman09
Found my answer here :...

Found my answer here : http://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials/24683-network-name-icon-change.html

Thank you to the author !
Forum: Network & Sharing 07 Mar 2013
Replies: 9
Views: 560
Posted By mediaman09
You guys crack me up! I am rebuilding some...

You guys crack me up!

I am rebuilding some machines, having some issues, and I asked what I thought was a polite innocent question. After some clarification you give me a full answer which I...
Forum: Network & Sharing 07 Mar 2013
Replies: 9
Views: 560
Posted By mediaman09
Well I have a desktop, so I guess it doesn't...

Well I have a desktop, so I guess it doesn't matter.

Life would be so much easier if Microsoft actually labeled things in a meaningful way. Seems almost everything in Windows 7 requires a...
Forum: Network & Sharing 07 Mar 2013
Replies: 9
Views: 560
Posted By mediaman09
I did read them. Both of them. Even though you...

I did read them. Both of them. Even though you believe I didn't.

But those links refer to choosing network location. I have already chosen HOME.
...
Forum: Network & Sharing 07 Mar 2013
Replies: 1
Views: 576
Posted By mediaman09
Network vs Network 2 vs Network 5.

This one is driving me crazy....

I have THREE Windows 7 computers ( called PC01, PC02, PC05). My other computer are XP.

I have ONE home network

I do not use homegroups on any of them...
Forum: Network & Sharing 07 Mar 2013
Replies: 9
Views: 560
Posted By mediaman09
I think your references are with regard to Public...

I think your references are with regard to Public NETWORKS, but my question was about network PROFILE. The screen shot is from Control Panel / Network and Sharing / Advanced Settings/

Playing...
Forum: Network & Sharing 07 Mar 2013
Replies: 9
Views: 560
Posted By mediaman09
Network profiles

What does Public mean in the context of network profiles.

Does it simply refer to the files under the \Public directory....or does it refer to some security issue aspect of unauthorized users...
Forum: Installation & Setup 07 Mar 2013
Replies: 12
Views: 1,810
Posted By mediaman09
Phew, Great and thank you! I will be able to...

Phew, Great and thank you!

I will be able to answer that in a day or two...
Forum: Installation & Setup 07 Mar 2013
Replies: 12
Views: 1,810
Posted By mediaman09
Let me ask it this way. Per my original pic...

Let me ask it this way.

Per my original pic , it is currently set to and booting via the UEFI Boot Manager right now. Per the orignal pic posted, it actualy says
Legacy OPROM = Enabled
Boot...
Forum: Installation & Setup 07 Mar 2013
Replies: 12
Views: 1,810
Posted By mediaman09
ok, so are you saying: - given that my BIOS...

ok, so are you saying:
- given that my BIOS setting is already set for Bootmode = UEFI,
- and given that I installed Win 7 from that point on
- and given that I created system images and...
Forum: Installation & Setup 07 Mar 2013
Replies: 12
Views: 1,810
Posted By mediaman09
UEFI and Backups/Restore when on Windows 7 (from 8)

I have a recently purchase Dell XPS 8500 based on UEFI spec with came equipped with Windows 8... but I am now on Windows 7 and have UEFI related some questions.
First some quick background and I am...
Forum: Backup and Restore 05 Mar 2013
Replies: 7
Views: 1,011
Posted By mediaman09
Many thanks for pulling this together. Will study...

Many thanks for pulling this together. Will study the tutorials further...before asking any follow-ups!
Forum: Backup and Restore 05 Mar 2013
Replies: 7
Views: 1,011
Posted By mediaman09
Basic questions on Windows 7 native backup and restore

I have some basic Win 7 Home Premium questions re creating/restoring IMAGES of my C drive ( and hidden partitions) using native Windows backup and restore. Never really used it before as I use other...
Forum: General Discussion 03 Mar 2013
Replies: 18
Views: 2,634
Posted By mediaman09
Fair enough . ; point taken.

Fair enough . ; point taken.
Forum: General Discussion 03 Mar 2013
Replies: 18
Views: 2,634
Posted By mediaman09
No, I was simply trying to read a PST file (under...

No, I was simply trying to read a PST file (under 200 mb) that was on my backup drive.

It read fine when I was on Windows 7 initially (even with 1982 date) , read fine when I was on Windows 8...
Forum: General Discussion 03 Mar 2013
Replies: 18
Views: 2,634
Posted By mediaman09
That battery is two months old. I can recreate...

That battery is two months old.
I can recreate the problem on any machine
Its not the battery.

The 1982 date comes form some otherwise excellent sync software I use : Vice Versa Pro.

When...
Forum: General Discussion 02 Mar 2013
Replies: 18
Views: 2,634
Posted By mediaman09
Found SKTIme here : SKTimeStamp64-1.3.3.msi -...

Found SKTIme here : SKTimeStamp64-1.3.3.msi - stexbar - SKTimeStamp64-1.3.3.msi - The ultimate extensions for Windows Explorer - Google Project Hosting...
Forum: General Discussion 02 Mar 2013
Replies: 18
Views: 2,634
Posted By mediaman09
Newfile sound good but there is no way to cleanly...

Newfile sound good but there is no way to cleanly download it. It will install about a dozen other apps first. But thanks for trying.
Forum: General Discussion 02 Mar 2013
Replies: 18
Views: 2,634
Posted By mediaman09
I don't see the pane you are referring or the...

I don't see the pane you are referring or the 'Date taken" window. I guess there are some options I have not tunred on????

Re the 3 machines - yes - same behavior on all machines. But that's...
Forum: General Discussion 02 Mar 2013
Replies: 18
Views: 2,634
Posted By mediaman09
I agree with you on the date. But that...

I agree with you on the date.

But that aside, even on a brand new file with a 2013 date, I have the problem.... and I can re-create the problem on ANY on my THREE machines. And the one I am on...
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