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Forum: Network & Sharing 3 Days Ago
Replies: 4
Views: 203
Posted By provlima
Thanks for your reply..yes it effects both...

Thanks for your reply..yes it effects both connections, and its not interference related.
I have even switched out cables and that wasn't the problem. A frustrating mystery!
Forum: Network & Sharing 3 Days Ago
Replies: 4
Views: 203
Posted By provlima
Intermittent internet connection problem

For the last week been having problems with intermittent internet connection on all my PC and laptops. I thought it was my router so I switched it out with a new one and the problem persisted. After...
Forum: Microsoft Office 02 Aug 2013
Replies: 4
Views: 10,121
Posted By provlima
Thank you for your reply. As I only have one...

Thank you for your reply. As I only have one printer I switched it to the Microsoft XPS Document Writer option give under printers and faxes options. I found that the cursor line now appears normal...
Forum: Microsoft Office 01 Aug 2013
Replies: 4
Views: 10,121
Posted By provlima
MS Word 2010 issue...flickering blue circle next to cursor

I recently developed an annoying flickering blue circle next to my cursor whenever Im using a Word 2010
There is no problem in notepad only in word. I have already done a system restore and ...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 29 Jul 2013
Replies: 4
Views: 996
Posted By provlima
wireless mouse conked out must replace with new one...question???

My 3 year old logitech wireless mouse conked out on me today. No laser light, blinking green on off switch and red battery light stays on. The mouse is part No 810-000769. I have tried all the...
Forum: General Discussion 06 Jan 2013
Replies: 2
Views: 629
Posted By provlima
unable to create shortcut to data file

I have a data file partition on my hard drive and am cannot create a shortcut from the My Documents folder on the data partition to my desktop
When I right click the folder it does not show a send...
Forum: Tutorials 05 Jan 2013
Replies: 10
Views: 69,721
Posted By provlima
Can individual files be viewed in your backup?

I am looking at the backup file on my backup drive and cannot see the individual backed up data folders.
I assume the W7 backup file is a compressed file that transformed to a large .vhd file.
Is...
Forum: Backup and Restore 04 Jan 2013
Replies: 1
Views: 609
Posted By provlima
Questions re W7 backup & restore utility

I want to backup my PC's data files to an external HD using W7 backup & restore utility.

If I use the recommended default option that also includes a back mirror of W7 will the PC automatically...
Forum: Network & Sharing 11 Dec 2012
Replies: 0
Views: 502
Posted By provlima
can no longer share with networked pc..suspect windows firewall problm

Am using W7 with 2 networked PC’s DESKTOP & LAPTOP
File sharing has previously worked okay but now Im encountering a problem
When trying to share files from my LAPTOP to my DESKTOP
When...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 13 Jul 2012
Replies: 3
Views: 765
Posted By provlima
How to reformat a 4 partition disk to create 1 partition for storage

I have a hard disk that the Disk Management diagram shows 4 partitions left to right:



110mb Healthy (OEM Partition) / 10GB Healthy Active Primary / OS (F) 136.44GB (Healthy


...
Forum: General Discussion 13 Jul 2012
Replies: 11
Views: 1,177
Posted By provlima
AGAIN:Have you tried a different cable? Yes...

AGAIN:Have you tried a different cable?
Yes ....different usb cables have been tried

Have you given this Ext drive a dedicated drive letter? If so what's the letter?
Yes I have with the PC that...
Forum: General Discussion 13 Jul 2012
Replies: 11
Views: 1,177
Posted By provlima
thanks for your reply mitchell..the drive is...

thanks for your reply mitchell..the drive is being connected to each of the 3 pcs with usb cable.
Forum: General Discussion 13 Jul 2012
Replies: 11
Views: 1,177
Posted By provlima
thank you very much for your help! I followed...

thank you very much for your help!
I followed all suggestions yet the external drive still will not show up on two of my pc's
All the pc's are Windows 7.
The 2.5" external drive works well only...
Forum: General Discussion 11 Jul 2012
Replies: 11
Views: 1,177
Posted By provlima
thanks for your suggestion, but the disk has...

thanks for your suggestion, but the disk has files, and operates normally on several other pcs.
Forum: General Discussion 11 Jul 2012
Replies: 11
Views: 1,177
Posted By provlima
external hdd invisible to one of my 3 PC's ??

I have an external hdd that is not recognized by only one of my 3 PCs.
I have tried going through control panel>admin tools>computer mgt>storage>disk mgt
as well as hardware devices route and the...
Forum: Music, Pictures & Video 25 Jun 2012
Replies: 0
Views: 3,136
Posted By provlima
File system error repair utility for SD card???

File system error repair utility for SD card???

I recorded a number of AVCHD videos that are important to me on Sony digicam. this morning. Later when I wanted to transfer them from the SD card...
Forum: General Discussion 23 May 2012
Replies: 0
Views: 675
Posted By provlima
Questions re "administrator" on my pc

I am a single user of a windows 7 laptop and want to login as an administrator. When I login the desktop does not show a user account, but I have found through my control panel that there is a user...
Forum: Network & Sharing 22 May 2012
Replies: 1
Views: 7,493
Posted By provlima
cannot turn on File Discovery and File and Print Sharing

I am trying to set up file sharing between my two pcs and am unable to access my laptop files from my desktop.



The problem I believe is that on the “change sharing options for different...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 19 May 2012
Replies: 0
Views: 2,283
Posted By provlima
my laptop will not recognize external hdd, but it shows in device mgr?

Just bought a new dell inspiron 14z laptop and am trying to install the data from my old laptop's 2.5" hdd. I have enclosed the old hdd in an external hd case (SATA to usb)

When the hdd was...
Forum: General Discussion 17 May 2012
Replies: 13
Views: 1,273
Posted By provlima
Okay great..thank you Now how do I create the...

Okay great..thank you
Now how do I create the path for all libraries and data files to be transferred to the new data partition
Forum: General Discussion 17 May 2012
Replies: 13
Views: 1,273
Posted By provlima
Arc...thank you when I right click I dont get...

Arc...thank you
when I right click I dont get that option. Please see screenshot below.

Does the fact that the unallocated partition is framed in black and has diagonal stripes
indicate I have...
Forum: General Discussion 17 May 2012
Replies: 13
Views: 1,273
Posted By provlima
Thanks for your quick help!! I read that an...

Thanks for your quick help!!
I read that an excellent free program would shrink the OS C disk. I downloaded used the free MiniTool partition wizard home edition software and was able to easily...
Forum: General Discussion 17 May 2012
Replies: 13
Views: 1,273
Posted By provlima
Thanks for your help guys...In disk management I...

Thanks for your help guys...In disk management I found that I could only shrink my OS partition from 934GB by appr half due to the location virtual page and hibernation files on the hdd. I ran into...
Forum: General Discussion 16 May 2012
Replies: 13
Views: 1,273
Posted By provlima
Screenshot of HDD

This is how it looks
Any way of creating a large data drive without reformatting??
Forum: General Discussion 16 May 2012
Replies: 13
Views: 1,273
Posted By provlima
Questions re partitioning HD on a new laptop

I recently purchased a new laptop, and it came with several preloaded software programs.
I partitioned the HD on my desktop PC 2 years ago and want to do same to new laptop. (Create an 0S...
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