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Forum: General Discussion 25 Sep 2012
Replies: 4
Views: 2,018
Posted By JamesJ
I don't show recent programs. The "Computer"...

I don't show recent programs.
The "Computer" I'm speaking of is not on the right. I dragged it to the left side.
I ran the batch file and it removed "Computer" and all my other Pinned items in the...
Forum: General Discussion 25 Sep 2012
Replies: 4
Views: 2,018
Posted By JamesJ
Unable to Remove Pinned "Computer" From Start Menu

In the start menu search box I searched "Computer" and dragged and dropped it onto the main start menu. Now when I right click and select "Remove from list" it doesn't get removed.
The item isn't...
Forum: General Discussion 15 Aug 2012
Replies: 10
Views: 1,382
Posted By JamesJ
Gotcha

Gotcha
Forum: General Discussion 15 Aug 2012
Replies: 10
Views: 1,382
Posted By JamesJ
Problem is I don't drink or do drugs anymore. I...

Problem is I don't drink or do drugs anymore.
I don't have an excuse!:o
Forum: Software 15 Aug 2012
Replies: 6
Views: 1,050
Posted By JamesJ
Great. Thanks for the tip. I'm not a big fan of...

Great. Thanks for the tip. I'm not a big fan of the desktop gadgets.
Forum: General Discussion 15 Aug 2012
Replies: 10
Views: 1,382
Posted By JamesJ
I fell like a moron. Actually all these folder...

I fell like a moron.
Actually all these folder have a prefix that i didn't put into my op.
The prefix for all is
"DataFiles"
But one I misspelled as "DateFiles"
I just didn't notice it.
...
Forum: Software 14 Aug 2012
Replies: 6
Views: 1,050
Posted By JamesJ
Something was wrong with the shortcut in start...

Something was wrong with the shortcut in start menu>all programs. I deleted the shortcut form there and created a shortcut in it's native folder. Then I dragged it to all programs and it runs fine...
Forum: General Discussion 14 Aug 2012
Replies: 10
Views: 1,382
Posted By JamesJ
When I right click my External HDD in Explorer...

When I right click my External HDD in Explorer and select 'Sort by' Name and Ascending are selected. I'm assuming alphabetically is by name??
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 14 Aug 2012
Replies: 6
Views: 36,853
Posted By JamesJ
Ok. But wouldn't Windows want to uinstall it...

Ok. But wouldn't Windows want to uinstall it again?
Forum: General Discussion 14 Aug 2012
Replies: 10
Views: 1,382
Posted By JamesJ
That's the name of the folders.

That's the name of the folders.
Forum: Software 14 Aug 2012
Replies: 6
Views: 1,050
Posted By JamesJ
Ok here's what occuring. I install Weatherbug...

Ok here's what occuring.
I install Weatherbug and it puts it's stuf in a folder called Weatherbug in the Start Menu>All Programs like most intallers do. As long as I leave the Weatherbug folder in...
Forum: Software 14 Aug 2012
Replies: 6
Views: 1,050
Posted By JamesJ
Windows Runs Installation of Program When I Start Program

I installed Weathrbug Plus and for some odd reason recently when I run it Windows runs the installation for the program. When I run the prograsm I get the typical "Preparing to install..." abnd then...
Forum: General Discussion 14 Aug 2012
Replies: 10
Views: 1,382
Posted By JamesJ
Explorer Not Sorting Folders Properly

I have 3 folders on my External HDD:
08-03-2012,
08-07-2012 and
08-10-2012.

But, Explorer sorts them as follows:
08-03-2012,
08-10-2012 and
08-07-2012
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 14 Aug 2012
Replies: 6
Views: 36,853
Posted By JamesJ
Windows Keeps Installing the Same Update

Windows keeps installing the same update:
x64-based systems (KB2647753)

James
Forum: Network & Sharing 31 Jul 2012
Replies: 5
Views: 1,145
Posted By JamesJ
After doing some research I found where it runs...

After doing some research I found where it runs from in the registry. I deleted the entry. Everything is running fine as far as I can tell. I've ran sfc and it found nothing. I've been running...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 27 Jul 2012
Replies: 11
Views: 1,301
Posted By JamesJ
I just did a clean install of Windows 8 Release...

I just did a clean install of Windows 8 Release Preview, so before I start installing utilities I just wanted some insight. In fact I've used CCleaner alot and I like it. There's nothing in my...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 27 Jul 2012
Replies: 11
Views: 1,301
Posted By JamesJ
I guess the term for me is anxious and feeling...

I guess the term for me is anxious and feeling better after I use a registry cleaner.

Thanks to all for your insight,
James
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 27 Jul 2012
Replies: 11
Views: 1,301
Posted By JamesJ
Should I or Shouldn't I Use a registry Cleaner

I've been using a computer (not this one) since 1987. The last 5 years or so I've been using these system optimizer(s) to clean junk files and remove internet traces from my system. I can see the...
Forum: Network & Sharing 05 May 2012
Replies: 5
Views: 1,145
Posted By JamesJ
I wouldn't know if it is hogging resources. I...

I wouldn't know if it is hogging resources. I don;t see it listed in Task Manager. Just wondering. I have 3 anti-malware programs for scanning and 1 for real time protection.

James
Forum: Network & Sharing 05 May 2012
Replies: 5
Views: 1,145
Posted By JamesJ
rcpclip Running at Startup

I didn't notice this a week ago but no my third party system cleaner is reporting "rcpclip" with an Application name of "StartupPrograms" running at startup. I've researched this on the internet and...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 11 Jan 2012
Replies: 30
Views: 9,734
Posted By JamesJ
First, thanks much for all the opinions. In my...

First, thanks much for all the opinions.
In my case I've been using these system optimizers for some time and I do agree defragging the registry doesn't do anything for performance.
I've used many...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 10 Jan 2012
Replies: 30
Views: 9,734
Posted By JamesJ
Is Registry Defrag Useful?

I've used many so-called system optimizers and have found many of them to include a registry cleaner and a registry defrag. There have been times after uninstalling a program that there are many...
Forum: Backup and Restore 17 Dec 2011
Replies: 13
Views: 2,635
Posted By JamesJ
I installed Macrium Reflect and it created a disk...

I installed Macrium Reflect and it created a disk image with no problem. I think I'll stick with Reflect. Thing went ok except when I created my rescue media. Reflect downloaded the AIK which took...
Forum: Backup and Restore 16 Dec 2011
Replies: 13
Views: 2,635
Posted By JamesJ
1) The size is 39.7 GB. 2) My external HDD has...

1) The size is 39.7 GB.
2) My external HDD has 417 GB free.
3) Not surer what you mean. In Windows "Back and Restore" it simply searches for a backup device and it selects the external HDD which...
Forum: Backup and Restore 16 Dec 2011
Replies: 13
Views: 2,635
Posted By JamesJ
The error is occurring right near the end of the...

The error is occurring right near the end of the backup attempt.
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