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Forum: News 05 Mar 2014
Replies: 2
Views: 1,009
Posted By dustymars
My brother has a new laptop that came with 8.0...

My brother has a new laptop that came with 8.0 and his Skype worked okay until he put on 8.1, then Skype crapped out. So, returning to 8.0 his Skype still will not accept my notification. He says...
Forum: News 23 Feb 2014
Replies: 62
Views: 7,274
Posted By dustymars
Well, so far IE 11 has worked very well, except...

Well, so far IE 11 has worked very well, except for a couple pesky irritations, and stall outs while some web site hit a billion cookie tracking hits, I like it. Hopefully the powers that be,...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 23 Feb 2014
Replies: 24
Views: 24,704
Posted By dustymars
Finally had to reinstall Win 7 and wait until...

Finally had to reinstall Win 7 and wait until hours of updates then IE11 installed -- finally! It appears that some hacker attempted to hack the hackee and failed, but did manage to corrupt some...
Forum: Installation & Setup 03 Feb 2014
Replies: 4
Views: 538
Posted By dustymars
Wilco.....Tanks

Wilco.....Tanks
Forum: Installation & Setup 03 Feb 2014
Replies: 4
Views: 538
Posted By dustymars
Not sure but I think it has 4gb, but it is out of...

Not sure but I think it has 4gb, but it is out of sight and out of mind now :) Will follow your advice later, thanks. The IE problem is simple; the IE 11 Update will not finish, or fails, with some...
Forum: Installation & Setup 03 Feb 2014
Replies: 4
Views: 538
Posted By dustymars
Win 7 32-bit installed before 64-bit, mistake

Well, last year I installed the Upgrade version of Windows 7 and lollygagging along without thinking I put the 32-bit in. Now, after several attempts to update my IE10 to IE11 it occurred to me that...
Forum: News 11 Nov 2013
Replies: 62
Views: 7,274
Posted By dustymars
I agree, IE11 appears to be faster and less...

I agree, IE11 appears to be faster and less glitch, so far. The only problem, that has been overcome, when in full screen the top command/toolbar is a little irritating to unhide or hide. I right...
Forum: Tutorials 11 Oct 2013
Replies: 47
Views: 234,973
Posted By dustymars
Nice to find tutorials to solve problems with...

Nice to find tutorials to solve problems with Gmail and Yahoo groups message editor using Windows 7, 64-bit and IE10. After trying out IE11 it was not to my liking, so IE10 was put back and that...
Forum: Tutorials 02 Oct 2013
Replies: 65
Views: 508,828
Posted By dustymars
Wow, after attempts with no results entering the...

Wow, after attempts with no results entering the product key it just would not come up valid. So, as an old naive nave I thought it interesting to ask for a refund. Well, not that naive, but to my...
Forum: Tutorials 01 Oct 2013
Replies: 65
Views: 508,828
Posted By dustymars
Thanks, that will do better. This should be the...

Thanks, that will do better. This should be the end of it and my daughter can be happy and me too...... The next upgrade here will be a new PC sometime down the road so installing will not be a...
Forum: Tutorials 01 Oct 2013
Replies: 65
Views: 508,828
Posted By dustymars
Hum, I must misunderstand Microsoft upgrades. The...

Hum, I must misunderstand Microsoft upgrades. The guy who sold me the product key advises me to re-install Windows 7 using my upgrade disk, then enter his product key when it asks for it during that...
Forum: Tutorials 01 Oct 2013
Replies: 65
Views: 508,828
Posted By dustymars
I will wait until the disk comes in the mail then...

I will wait until the disk comes in the mail then try to re-install Win-7 or put XP back then upgrade, etc., then activate it with the proper key and by phone. The guy e-mailed me confused so at...
Forum: Tutorials 30 Sep 2013
Replies: 65
Views: 508,828
Posted By dustymars
I am afraid you are right. It will be the first...

I am afraid you are right. It will be the first time I have been taken by someone on eBay. Past actions were always up front and good, but I have a feeling this time I fell for a trap. I may just...
Forum: Tutorials 30 Sep 2013
Replies: 65
Views: 508,828
Posted By dustymars
I bought a Windows 7 Home Premium, FULL VERSION...

I bought a Windows 7 Home Premium, FULL VERSION with COA GENUINE (OEM Software) upgrade off eBay and it installed successfully on my laptop with no problems. My daughter’s desktop still has XP so, I...
Forum: News 24 Sep 2013
Replies: 63
Views: 4,574
Posted By dustymars
Also, cannot open Gmail window and Yahoo mail is...

Also, cannot open Gmail window and Yahoo mail is not really working as it was. Comcast has not adjusted to IE11 yet as well.

Hum, just uninstalled IE11. IE10 works fine.
Forum: News 24 Sep 2013
Replies: 63
Views: 4,574
Posted By dustymars
Win7 H.P.; while reviewing IE11 it seems to work...

Win7 H.P.; while reviewing IE11 it seems to work well with no obvious major flaws. Only one minor issue so far that I will no doubt overcome; the “Full Screen” function is not working like in IE10...
Forum: News 17 Dec 2011
Replies: 13
Views: 2,105
Posted By dustymars
Is it me or them Chrome guys; my mouse wheel is...

Is it me or them Chrome guys; my mouse wheel is inop, except to use right click with wheel, and that sucks.
Forum: System Security 05 Nov 2011
Replies: 5
Views: 950
Posted By dustymars
Well, I really didn’t open it and besides...

Well, I really didn’t open it and besides attachments do not get through my e-mail. I just went on line and looked at it. I sent Norton’s to look at the Attachment and it did its job without opening...
Forum: System Security 04 Nov 2011
Replies: 5
Views: 950
Posted By dustymars
Glad Norton's keeps up with the nasty guys. Got...

Glad Norton's keeps up with the nasty guys. Got an e-mail with attachment this morning and Norton's removed the "Trojan.FakeAV" right away. Email was about free tickets from American Airlines....
Forum: Browsers & Mail 27 Feb 2011
Replies: 4
Views: 1,263
Posted By dustymars
IE9 RC1: is it still a beta?

After installing the latest IE9 I tried to log on to OPM-On-line; but the web site says I am using a beta version and cannot log on! Well, yes it is a government snow job and the reply I got from...
Forum: General Discussion 21 Dec 2010
Replies: 13
Views: 2,943
Posted By dustymars
My desktop (Win-7, 64-b) locked tighter than a...

My desktop (Win-7, 64-b) locked tighter than a drum once with Google maps in display when I attempted to move the map a little! They must be desperate to get me to use Chrome :) Had to unplug PC...
Forum: Microsoft Office 09 Oct 2010
Replies: 1
Views: 3,825
Posted By dustymars
Word 2003 slow starts in Windows 7 64-bit

Following the advice in How to troubleshoot problems that occur when you start or use Word 2010, Word 2007, Word 2003, or Word 2002 (http://support.microsoft.com/kb/921541) I found that the...
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