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Forum: Drivers 26 Mar 2014
Replies: 4
Views: 1,143
Posted By Thomas R
Thanks NoN, I was kind of suspecting that...

Thanks NoN,

I was kind of suspecting that it (or a new version) might have been part of the SP1 package but wasn't sure.

So, provided the hardware is capable, I should be able to use SDXC...
Forum: Drivers 25 Mar 2014
Replies: 4
Views: 1,143
Posted By Thomas R
SDXC Driver (KB976422) "...not applicable for your computer."

I have a Dell M6300 with Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1.

In order to use SD cards that are larger than 32GB (SDXC) I tried to install the update for Windows 7 for x64-based Systems (KB976422).

I...
Forum: Drivers 29 May 2012
Replies: 19
Views: 38,768
Posted By Thomas R
You need to get the driver from HP which actually...

You need to get the driver from HP which actually communicates with the printer to get the actual hardware configuration and which trays and other options are present. I’m using the HP Universal...
Forum: Drivers 04 May 2012
Replies: 19
Views: 38,768
Posted By Thomas R
At this point I have given up on the 1200 x 1200...

At this point I have given up on the 1200 x 1200 printing resolution. For what I do 600 x 600 is fine and it does not look like HP is going put out anything better for this model.

As for...
Forum: General Discussion 13 Feb 2012
Replies: 8
Views: 2,885
Posted By Thomas R
Yes, I copied the files. After detecting the...

Yes, I copied the files. After detecting the damage I recopied the corrupted files and then they were OK.
But it is quite tedious to go through each file and look for little defects or data that...
Forum: General Discussion 12 Feb 2012
Replies: 8
Views: 2,885
Posted By Thomas R
I ran the full memory test of the Dell System...

I ran the full memory test of the Dell System Diagnostics (Dell Drivers and Utilities Disc) which found no problems. So it doesn't look like it is the same issue you had.
Forum: General Discussion 11 Feb 2012
Replies: 8
Views: 2,885
Posted By Thomas R
Files corrupted after being copied to a different hard drive

I copied several large files (between 1 and 4 GB) from one USB hard drive to another. At the target destination several of the files had defects. They were in general not completely unreadable. Most...
Forum: Music, Pictures & Video 05 Feb 2012
Replies: 0
Views: 1,643
Posted By Thomas R
Video files corrupted after being copied to a different hard drive

I copied several video files (VOB type, 1.4 to 2 GB in size) from one USB hard drive to another. At the target destination several of the files had defects. They were in general not completely...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 06 May 2011
Replies: 1,092
Views: 132,736
Posted By Thomas R
I haven’t used IE9 long enough to discover any...

I haven’t used IE9 long enough to discover any bugs that cause crashes or freezes.

But one thing was bugging me so much that I switched on my main computer back to IE8:

The location of the...
Forum: System Security 18 Apr 2011
Replies: 5
Views: 1,227
Posted By Thomas R
Suspicious IE pop-up message

When I tried to open a link from a Google search I got this pop-up message (see attachment).

It seems the original link was broken and instead of showing a 404 message the link was hijacked and...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 05 Apr 2011
Replies: 26
Views: 4,809
Posted By Thomas R
Found it! It was Dell QuickSet that caused the...

Found it!
It was Dell QuickSet that caused the trouble.
So after I uninstalled QuickSet the problem was gone. I reinstalled it and the issue was still gone. But after I set up profiles the problem...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 02 Apr 2011
Replies: 5
Views: 1,697
Posted By Thomas R
I got some results but don’t really know how to...

I got some results but don’t really know how to interpret them. This was captured when the settings were already corrected. Lots of NAME NOT FOUND and BUFFER OVERFLOW
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 02 Apr 2011
Replies: 5
Views: 1,697
Posted By Thomas R
Thanks for the info. After downloading and...

Thanks for the info.
After downloading and starting it it prompted a link and the info that it was replaced by the Windows Sysinternals Process Monitor v2.94...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 02 Apr 2011
Replies: 5
Views: 1,697
Posted By Thomas R
Need help to track what modifies a specific registry key

I had posted about this issue before in the Browsers & Mail section: “IE cannot display the webpage” after each Windows logon...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 02 Apr 2011
Replies: 26
Views: 4,809
Posted By Thomas R
Oh - as for completely uninstalling and...

Oh - as for completely uninstalling and re-installing IE – That’s a very hard thing to do. Windows only allows you to deactivate it but does not truly removes it. I found reports of people who did it...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 02 Apr 2011
Replies: 26
Views: 4,809
Posted By Thomas R
I was able to identify the registry key that...

I was able to identify the registry key that controls the “Automatically detect settings” check:

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings\Connections\
Sub...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 29 Mar 2011
Replies: 26
Views: 4,809
Posted By Thomas R
Yeah, as far as I can tell EasyTranfer only works...

Yeah, as far as I can tell EasyTranfer only works properly when used to transfer settings from XP to Windows 7 (at least that worked for me flawlessly on 3 different machines) but so far it failed me...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 29 Mar 2011
Replies: 26
Views: 4,809
Posted By Thomas R
I just renamed the key to...

I just renamed the key to "OldDefaultConnectionSettings" and restarted the computer.
Windows just created a new DefaultConnectionSettings key.
Though the problem persists ...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 29 Mar 2011
Replies: 26
Views: 4,809
Posted By Thomas R
So I checked...

So I checked HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings\Connections
and compared it to one of my other 2 systems and these keys are significantly different.
In...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 27 Mar 2011
Replies: 26
Views: 4,809
Posted By Thomas R
What / where was it in XP?

What / where was it in XP?
Forum: Browsers & Mail 27 Mar 2011
Replies: 26
Views: 4,809
Posted By Thomas R
That damn Windows registry is just too big and...

That damn Windows registry is just too big and convoluted to easily find the entry that is causing the problem.
Not that I have much of an idea where to look in the first place ...

I’m not 100%...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 27 Mar 2011
Replies: 26
Views: 4,809
Posted By Thomas R
I have 2 entries less and some have different...

I have 2 entries less and some have different values. But I don't know if those make a difference.
This is how it looks on my system:
Forum: Browsers & Mail 27 Mar 2011
Replies: 26
Views: 4,809
Posted By Thomas R
I did a full scan with MalwareBytes and it has...

I did a full scan with MalwareBytes and it has not found any infections of the system. So it’s not that.
Forum: Browsers & Mail 27 Mar 2011
Replies: 26
Views: 4,809
Posted By Thomas R
I’m also sure this is a registry setting gone bad...

I’m also sure this is a registry setting gone bad – the question is just which.

I searched my registry for that entry you gave but it does not exist on my system

-...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 27 Mar 2011
Replies: 26
Views: 4,809
Posted By Thomas R
“IE cannot display the webpage” after each Windows logon

After each Windows logon when I try to open a webpage I get the following message: “IE cannot display the webpage”
I have to go to Tools –> Internet options –> Connections tab –> LAN settings and...
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