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Forum: Backup and Restore 2 Days Ago
Replies: 2
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Posted By Sunrise12
So, it does not matter if it is for a...

So, it does not matter if it is for a Professional or Home version.

It just matters of it is for 64 or 32 bit.

If I wanted to create one for someone with a Home version (not Professional...
Forum: Backup and Restore 2 Days Ago
Replies: 2
Views: 295
Posted By Sunrise12
Creating a Backup Boot Disk

I have Win 7 Professional and realized that I cannot locate a backup boot disk and should have one if needed.

I did not create one immediately after installing Win 7 and have a lot of things on...
Forum: Customization 09 Nov 2014
Replies: 12
Views: 793
Posted By Sunrise12
I ran a system check using the verify only option...

I ran a system check using the verify only option as per the above instructions and it reported "integrity violations", which I suspected.

Then I followed the steps to leave a copy of the log...
Forum: Customization 09 Nov 2014
Replies: 12
Views: 793
Posted By Sunrise12
Perfect information. I will try this. Thanks so...

Perfect information. I will try this. Thanks so much!
Forum: System Security 09 Nov 2014
Replies: 18
Views: 927
Posted By Sunrise12
Thanks! : )

Thanks! : )
Forum: System Security 07 Nov 2014
Replies: 18
Views: 927
Posted By Sunrise12
Yes, I know how to view the services to view the...

Yes, I know how to view the services to view the Startup programs.

I can also view them from WinPatrol that shows me Startup programs and Delayed Start programs and Hidden Files as well as...
Forum: Customization 07 Nov 2014
Replies: 12
Views: 793
Posted By Sunrise12
Nice tidbit. But I have Win 7 and figured this...

Nice tidbit. But I have Win 7 and figured this was a Win 7 forum.
Forum: System Security 07 Nov 2014
Replies: 18
Views: 927
Posted By Sunrise12
I ran Malwarebytes and it did not find anything...

I ran Malwarebytes and it did not find anything suspicious.
Forum: Customization 06 Nov 2014
Replies: 12
Views: 793
Posted By Sunrise12
I ran AVG, SuperSpyWare and ... just now ......

I ran AVG, SuperSpyWare and ... just now ... Malwarebytes.

None of them detected any problems. Yay!

I keep the computer as clean as possible by not going online with it except to download...
Forum: Customization 06 Nov 2014
Replies: 12
Views: 793
Posted By Sunrise12
The setting is correctly set to "Open each folder...

The setting is correctly set to "Open each folder in the same window" but folders open in a new window anyway.

Is there anything I can do to fix it?

I guess that would involve editing the...
Forum: System Security 06 Nov 2014
Replies: 18
Views: 927
Posted By Sunrise12
I have not tried it in a long time and should...

I have not tried it in a long time and should install the newest version and run it.
Forum: Customization 06 Nov 2014
Replies: 12
Views: 793
Posted By Sunrise12
Oh, yeah, "Folder Options" ... that is what I was...

Oh, yeah, "Folder Options" ... that is what I was trying to find. Thanks!

It worked for a second but did not stick.

So, I opened the "Folder Options" directly and selected "Open in Own Window"...
Forum: System Security 06 Nov 2014
Replies: 18
Views: 927
Posted By Sunrise12
I used to use Malwarebytes and have an old...

I used to use Malwarebytes and have an old version of it and should update it and use it again. That is a good suggestion and would not hurt.

I did not like how I have to give Malwarebytes...
Forum: Customization 06 Nov 2014
Replies: 5
Views: 551
Posted By Sunrise12
It is a terrible browser. That is just one...

It is a terrible browser. That is just one thing of many that I do not like about MS Windows.

That said, Win 7 is my favorite OS of all and has many nice features. But I do not like many of the...
Forum: Customization 06 Nov 2014
Replies: 5
Views: 551
Posted By Sunrise12
Isn't it possible to delete the Internet Explorer browser?

There is apparently no option to delete IE from the Remove Programs utility.

And I can't seem to delete the file or rename the application file with my admin account.

I get an error message...
Forum: Customization 06 Nov 2014
Replies: 12
Views: 793
Posted By Sunrise12
File Explorer Windows Automatically Open in New Window?

I am noticing that when I click to open a folder in the File Explorer, the folder automatically opens in a new window.

Then if I click on another folder or file, that automatically opens in a...
Forum: System Security 06 Nov 2014
Replies: 18
Views: 927
Posted By Sunrise12
I am trying not to panic and assume it was some...

I am trying not to panic and assume it was some kind of malware (that was not picked up my antivirus software).

I found an article that makes me feel a little about it on a forum at...
Forum: System Security 04 Nov 2014
Replies: 18
Views: 927
Posted By Sunrise12
Okay, thanks. But why would all of that suddenly...

Okay, thanks. But why would all of that suddenly populate like that and crash my computer?

When it happened, I was testing a basic web page locally in Firefox while offline but that should not...
Forum: System Security 04 Nov 2014
Replies: 18
Views: 927
Posted By Sunrise12
Mysterious RunOnce Startup Registries

Something strange thing happened to my computer today, and I am hoping for feedback from techies here.

WinPatrol alerted me of new RunOnce Startup items and then my computer froze. I was offline...
Forum: Customization 10 May 2014
Replies: 6
Views: 1,243
Posted By Sunrise12
To further clarify (hopefully), I am trying to...

To further clarify (hopefully), I am trying to search the contacts in Windows Contacts.

(Searching within Windows Live contacts - which is a .csv file - does not seem possible.)

So, if I...
Forum: Customization 10 May 2014
Replies: 6
Views: 1,243
Posted By Sunrise12
That is correct. Windows Live uses .csv files. ...

That is correct. Windows Live uses .csv files. We already established that and I agreed with you about that.

I already exported the Windows Live contacts as vCards to the my /username/Contacts...
Forum: Customization 09 May 2014
Replies: 6
Views: 1,243
Posted By Sunrise12
Yes, I know that. I guess what I really...

Yes, I know that.

I guess what I really need (and used before) is to be able to access the vCard file from my /username/Contacts directory.

However, the windows search is not pulling up that...
Forum: Customization 09 May 2014
Replies: 6
Views: 1,243
Posted By Sunrise12
Searching Contacts in Win 7 Professional (not working)

I used to have my laptop set up to retrieve contacts via a quick search (Start - Search programs and files),

For example, I would type a person's name and the person's vCard (.vcf) file would...
Forum: System Security 17 Mar 2013
Replies: 1
Views: 5,554
Posted By Sunrise12
Unable to open Local Group Policy Editor (using Win 7 Pro)

I want to disable auto run and auto play of my disk drives for security. To do that, I need to access my Local Group Policy.

However, while logged into my regular account, I am unable to access...
Forum: Network & Sharing 28 Dec 2012
Replies: 18
Views: 1,910
Posted By Sunrise12
Nope, I never tried that but it doesn't look like...

Nope, I never tried that but it doesn't look like it would hurt.
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