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Forum: General Discussion 14 Apr 2013
Replies: 2
Views: 869
Posted By curtj
Windows explorer - How do I view full file names AND see an icon

I work with a lot of animation sequences, and when using Win explorer it has always irked me that if I want to view anything but list or details view then the filenames are truncated.

This is a...
Forum: Customization 01 Aug 2012
Replies: 61
Views: 107,157
Posted By curtj
Mystic thumbs - been using this all along in...

Mystic thumbs - been using this all along in conjunction with ghostscript (which install automatically with mysticthumbs.

I use PS, AI, FW, Maya, Visio, and PDFs, word & text files, EPSs and a...
Forum: Tutorials 31 May 2012
Replies: 4
Views: 107,412
Posted By curtj
I do like Aero, but I also like knocking back my...

I do like Aero, but I also like knocking back my desktop appearance to 1998 (almost) and enabling windows classic. I switch off all visual effects except 'show thumbnails' (so mystic thumbs still...
Forum: General Discussion 13 Apr 2011
Replies: 9
Views: 4,690
Posted By curtj
I've got exactly the same problem, but on W7...

I've got exactly the same problem, but on W7 Enterprise SP1 x64 - but just with explorer, jumplists work with all my other taskbar items, although I never really use them, I just use explorer's.

I...
Forum: General Discussion 14 Sep 2010
Replies: 6
Views: 1,794
Posted By curtj
Iconrestorer does the trick for me too. Thanks!

Iconrestorer does the trick for me too. Thanks!
Forum: Software 16 Jul 2010
Replies: 5
Views: 50,809
Posted By curtj
Definitely something not right with this...

Definitely something not right with this software/driver. I use a lifecam 5000 for Skype and it's integrated microphone kept on failing - the only way to resolve it was to plug it into another USB...
Forum: General Discussion 11 Jul 2010
Replies: 16
Views: 2,901
Posted By curtj
For those who are wondering why not to just...

For those who are wondering why not to just change the file associations - some software that has commands to edit text and config files built into them automatically opens notepad with no option to...
Forum: Installation & Setup 22 Mar 2010
Replies: 13
Views: 44,569
Posted By curtj
Great! Glad I could help. Don't suppose...

Great! Glad I could help.

Don't suppose you've managed to get the webcam working - everything else is working well, but the webcam just fails without error.
Forum: Tutorials 04 Mar 2010
Replies: 17
Views: 47,530
Posted By curtj
Thanks for your reply. I could make a...

Thanks for your reply.

I could make a shortcut to the REG files and assign a shortcut key, but I'll probably just get used to doing it via the menu.

It's just a pity that there's an icon for...
Forum: Tutorials 04 Mar 2010
Replies: 17
Views: 47,530
Posted By curtj
Thanks for this. Sometimes I just need to...

Thanks for this.

Sometimes I just need to remove it temporarily from one window (if I'm short of screen space) while I work with files, esp if I'm using extra-large icons for example, then have...
Forum: Customization 16 Feb 2010
Replies: 3
Views: 1,111
Posted By curtj
Aha - thanks. I had disabled these, so I've just...

Aha - thanks. I had disabled these, so I've just reenabled them but nothing's happening yet - I presume I have to build up a new list of recent items/programs so it knows what to show.

Thanks,
...
Forum: Customization 16 Feb 2010
Replies: 3
Views: 1,111
Posted By curtj
What have I changed with explorer taskbar drag thing?

Just installed W7 x64 Enterprise.

I have pro installed on a couple of other machines, and something I quite like is when you drag the explorer icon on the taskbar and it shows a bunch of shortcuts...
Forum: Installation & Setup 09 Feb 2010
Replies: 8
Views: 1,395
Posted By curtj
Thanks for the info Shawn. Woebetide -...

Thanks for the info Shawn.

Woebetide - that's perfect. Exactly what I was looking for. Thank you.
Forum: Installation & Setup 07 Feb 2010
Replies: 8
Views: 1,395
Posted By curtj
Doh! I've just read (properly) Dwarf's post....

Doh!

I've just read (properly) Dwarf's post.

So, I can install this without entering a key, and then enter the key later on?

If it installs the correct version (enterprise for example) when...
Forum: Installation & Setup 07 Feb 2010
Replies: 8
Views: 1,395
Posted By curtj
I'm sure that there are people who visit these...

I'm sure that there are people who visit these forums and naively post blatant questions pertaining to copyright infringement, software piracy and generally illegal activities and now seeing the...
Forum: Installation & Setup 07 Feb 2010
Replies: 8
Views: 1,395
Posted By curtj
How do I determine which edition will be installed?

Is there a way I can determine which edition will be installed just by looking at the files on the install DVD?
Forum: Network & Sharing 13 Jan 2010
Replies: 5
Views: 2,030
Posted By curtj
Sorry, my mistake. I didn't take the correct...

Sorry, my mistake. I didn't take the correct screenshot in my haste.

Here's the menu after rmb on one of the icons on my workstation:
Forum: Network & Sharing 12 Jan 2010
Replies: 5
Views: 2,030
Posted By curtj
No share option on libraries

I have windows 7 on 2 machines at home. My workstation is W7 home prem, and the lappy is W7 Enterprise.

Been struggling to share libraries between them, mainly due to what I think is firewall...
Forum: General Discussion 08 Jan 2010
Replies: 20
Views: 27,991
Posted By curtj
gpedit.msc is not available on any of the W7 home...

gpedit.msc is not available on any of the W7 home editions, which is what I have.

Search as I might, I cannot find the registry entries for editing the places bar.

Does anyone know where I can...
Forum: Installation & Setup 07 Jan 2010
Replies: 13
Views: 44,569
Posted By curtj
Installing Windows 7 on an Amilo Xi2528

Just thought I'd share this as it took me while to locate everything to do this.

This applies to a Fujitsu Siemens Amilo Xi 2528 - you can probably figure out how to get the correct drivers for...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 09 Dec 2009
Replies: 5
Views: 6,859
Posted By curtj
Solved.

Wow - your hundredth post was about a Mac then your hundred and first was off-topic. ;)

Anyway - after anticipating having to jump through many hoops to bring my mail from Apple Mail to Windows...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 08 Dec 2009
Replies: 5
Views: 6,859
Posted By curtj
Thanks for your info, but I think Plaxo is...

Thanks for your info, but I think Plaxo is Mac-centric, although I've only had a look at the tour page, I've not actually signed up.
I'm thinking I'll have to move all of my Apple Mail stuff to a...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 08 Dec 2009
Replies: 5
Views: 6,859
Posted By curtj
Apple Mail to Live Mail

Can this be done without having to export from Apple Mail to Outlook Express to Live Mail?

When I compare the contents of Apple Mail folders to Live Mail folders they appear to use a very similar...
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