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Forum: Browsers & Mail 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 3
Views: 205
Posted By bobland
That's what I ended up doing. Fortunately, I...

That's what I ended up doing. Fortunately, I culled out out-of-date contacts so it wasn't too bad. You'd think in this century there'd be an easier way of doing this. I wish all these big...
Forum: General Discussion 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 0
Views: 306
Posted By bobland
Windows Explorer Has Stopped Working

I've been getting this message for quite a while. I like to click on a drive letter and get an idea how much disk space remains. Lately, I can't do that at all.

It also happens after a...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 3
Views: 205
Posted By bobland
Import all Windows Contacts into GMail/Google+ or whatever

I'd like to import all of my Windows Contacts into GMail's contact lists. I've tried a few different methods but none have worked so far. This should not require the services of a great mind but...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 1
Views: 225
Posted By bobland
How do I turn off "Share Location," "Allow Full screen,"

These are in Firefox. I'd like to turn off all of these dumbo messages. If you know how, please let me know how too.

Thanks,
Burt
Forum: Sound & Audio 14 Jun 2015
Replies: 2
Views: 231
Posted By bobland
You pointed out an option I completely missed. I...

You pointed out an option I completely missed. I selected the 2 simultaneous streams with the headphones in the front jack and the speakers in the rear. Tho it would be nice to actually have 2...
Forum: General Discussion 14 Jun 2015
Replies: 4
Views: 204
Posted By bobland
Death by cables. How do you organize your's?

I've got 3 power strips with wires running up, down and across the desk. I'm trying to find a way to organize the snake pit of wires.

My set up is 1 monitor, modem, speakers, headphone,...
Forum: Sound & Audio 14 Jun 2015
Replies: 2
Views: 231
Posted By bobland
How to configure headphone jack and speak jack together

I'd like to plug my speakers into the back speaker jack and headphones to the front jack. I can't do this and have both work at the same time. I have a cheapo Insight speaker with a volume puck...
Forum: Sound & Audio 12 Jun 2015
Replies: 3
Views: 289
Posted By bobland
I have the LSR2300. The JBL authorized repair...

I have the LSR2300. The JBL authorized repair center got bad reviews so I'm reluctant to go there. But, if they are not repairable, then I guess I'll just chuck them.
Forum: Sound & Audio 12 Jun 2015
Replies: 3
Views: 289
Posted By bobland
Suggestions for inexpensive desktop speakers

I've got a pair of expensive JBLs on my desktop that just died. I don't think I want to spend the money to get them fixed as my audio requirements of late are just browsing and games, which I am...
Forum: Sound & Audio 10 Apr 2015
Replies: 2
Views: 379
Posted By bobland
Gearslutz! Completely slipped my mind. Thanks...

Gearslutz! Completely slipped my mind. Thanks for the reminder.
Forum: Sound & Audio 10 Apr 2015
Replies: 2
Views: 379
Posted By bobland
M-Audio makes loud pop when shutting down

I have a fairly new M-Audio M-Track that works as expected. EXCEPT...when going to sleep or restart, a very loud and annoying pop sounds in the speaker. This also happens when it awakens.

I've...
Forum: General Discussion 03 Mar 2015
Replies: 4
Views: 443
Posted By bobland
I went thru all the files listed as changed for...

I went thru all the files listed as changed for today. Unfortunately, WinDirStat time reporting is about 9 hours off into the future. The download happened at about 10:00 AM. WinDirStat listed...
Forum: General Discussion 03 Mar 2015
Replies: 4
Views: 443
Posted By bobland
Networx displays a real time graph of what is...

Networx displays a real time graph of what is being downloaded and uploaded. In my case, my max download is 2.1 MB. Strangely, the downloaded started at 9.6 MB which is a speed I don't have. This...
Forum: General Discussion 03 Mar 2015
Replies: 4
Views: 443
Posted By bobland
Tracking what's downloading to my computer

Something, somebody just downloaded over 4 GB to my computer. I ran Malwarebytes and it did not find anything amiss. I have no idea what downloaded, where it came from or where it went. I checked...
Forum: Gaming 08 Nov 2014
Replies: 2
Views: 853
Posted By bobland
Most of the games I'm interested in are available...

Most of the games I'm interested in are available for the PC. I have an HDMI cable linking the PC to my 50" TV but the problem is getting a comfortable position for using kb/m. This is much better...
Forum: Gaming 07 Nov 2014
Replies: 2
Views: 853
Posted By bobland
game controller on console vs game controller on pc

I'm thinking of getting a console to have a better gaming experience. I suck at gaming but like to play regardless. I struggled with GTA4 but stuck with it. The problem is I can't drive with a...
Forum: Graphic Cards 24 Jul 2014
Replies: 2
Views: 1,715
Posted By bobland
Rebooted machine without monitor cable. Rebooted...

Rebooted machine without monitor cable. Rebooted again with monitor cable. Worked.
Forum: Graphic Cards 24 Jul 2014
Replies: 2
Views: 1,715
Posted By bobland
Win thinks I have 2 monitors. Can't see "monitor 1"

I had a 2 monitor system. A few moments ago monitor 1 quit. I rebooted into safe mode and assigned monitor 2 to monitor 1. It still shows as monitor 2 so I don't get a menu bar and all right click...
Forum: Network & Sharing 15 Jul 2014
Replies: 13
Views: 2,468
Posted By bobland
I believe this is the default config for all...

I believe this is the default config for all Windows versions. I did not have to do this for my Professional version but apparently, the default version for Home is set with a comment. Why? I...
Forum: Network & Sharing 13 Jul 2014
Replies: 13
Views: 2,468
Posted By bobland
Solved! The solution could not have been more...

Solved!
The solution could not have been more simple. In the hosts file there were 2 lines with addresses, both commented out:
#127.0.0.1 localhost
#::1 localhost

I never saw anything that...
Forum: Network & Sharing 06 Jul 2014
Replies: 13
Views: 2,468
Posted By bobland
I tried your new recommendations. They got to...

I tried your new recommendations. They got to weebly a little faster but all goes to hell when we try to add content. Watching progress via Networx, the update rarely gets about 350 bytes, not...
Forum: Network & Sharing 06 Jul 2014
Replies: 13
Views: 2,468
Posted By bobland
Followed the instructions for both uninstalling...

Followed the instructions for both uninstalling and hosts file. On top of that we discovered a kink in one of the cables and replaced it. In the end, the new cable gave a faster overall response...
Forum: Network & Sharing 06 Jul 2014
Replies: 6
Views: 713
Posted By bobland
We're cable wired but have wireless for Roku. ...

We're cable wired but have wireless for Roku. When I go into the yard, I can pickup everything on my iPhone. However, when I use the radio stations on the iPhone, the music drops out or doesn't...
Forum: Network & Sharing 05 Jul 2014
Replies: 13
Views: 2,468
Posted By bobland
Since I know nothing about the hosts file, I...

Since I know nothing about the hosts file, I removed Flash and reinstalled it. I was asked to install Flash Runtime which I also did. It made the load faster but still could not do anything on the...
Forum: Network & Sharing 05 Jul 2014
Replies: 13
Views: 2,468
Posted By bobland
Wife cannot access weebly.com

She has a custom site there and has maintained it for the past 6 months. Suddenly, it takes over 60 seconds just to get into the site. Once there, she cannot upload content. On my computer, I can...
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