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Forum: General Discussion 3 Days Ago
Replies: 5
Views: 156
Posted By xwray
Thanks folks. I'm actually using a screen saver...

Thanks folks. I'm actually using a screen saver from NVIDIA which is sort of a demonstration what my graphics card is capable of...kinda pleasing to the eye. After reading DavidE's comment I selected...
Forum: General Discussion 5 Days Ago
Replies: 5
Views: 156
Posted By xwray
Thanks DavidE...I agree a screen saver is of no...

Thanks DavidE...I agree a screen saver is of no real use with the flat screens but I just happen to like this particular saver...I'll probably wind up just letting it run and put it to sleep manually.
Forum: General Discussion 5 Days Ago
Replies: 5
Views: 156
Posted By xwray
Unable to get PC to sleep after screen saver has kicked in

Perhaps I'm trying to do something that is not supported but if it is I can't seem to get it to work.

What I want to do is to have my screen saver kick in after my selected delay time and then,...
Forum: General Discussion 08 May 2014
Replies: 1
Views: 473
Posted By xwray
Captcha human validation will not work with my system

Running win7 64bit on my system. Every time I try to send a message to a website using its response mechanism it never works if it uses a Captcha system to verify I am a human because it says the...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 28 Feb 2013
Replies: 6
Views: 25,826
Posted By xwray
Based on what is being said and other articles...

Based on what is being said and other articles I've seen it's beginning to look more like some sort of IE10/AXIS compatibility issue rather than anything else...I'm checking with AXIS to see what...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 28 Feb 2013
Replies: 6
Views: 25,826
Posted By xwray
Thanks but that no longer starts the 32bit...

Thanks but that no longer starts the 32bit version which, if I'm not mistaken, was removed when IE10 installed. I hope MS didn't assume nobody with 64bit win7 would never need to run 32bit IE again...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 28 Feb 2013
Replies: 6
Views: 25,826
Posted By xwray
Is it possible to force IE10 to run in 32 bit mode?

I am running 64bit win7 with SP1 and all updates. I have an AXIS network IP camera that I use to check on my bedridden mom. When running IE9 I could use the 32bit version and everything worked fine...
Forum: General Discussion 29 Nov 2011
Replies: 4
Views: 3,545
Posted By xwray
I'll check them out...thanks

I'll check them out...thanks
Forum: General Discussion 29 Nov 2011
Replies: 4
Views: 3,545
Posted By xwray
I have my reasons but thanks for responding

I have my reasons but thanks for responding
Forum: General Discussion 28 Nov 2011
Replies: 4
Views: 3,545
Posted By xwray
Best non intrusive method to password protect a win7 folder?

From what I can gather there is no straightforward way to password protect a Win7 folder using the native capabilities of Win7. Ideally I'd like to password protect the Documents folder but I suspect...
Forum: Customization 30 Oct 2011
Replies: 1
Views: 1,898
Posted By xwray
Nevermind...I got it sorted out...there were a...

Nevermind...I got it sorted out...there were a couple erroneous entries in the registry.
Forum: Customization 29 Oct 2011
Replies: 1
Views: 1,898
Posted By xwray
Unable to delete EDIT item in context menu

Running 64 bit Windows 7 SP1 with all updates

I've been cleaning up my context menu and I have it right where I want it except for one item which I have been unable to find out how to delete...
Forum: Network & Sharing 28 Mar 2011
Replies: 3
Views: 2,494
Posted By xwray
problem resolved

Thanks...that write up gave me an idea. I searched the registry for "WAN Miniport (Network Monitor)" and found a section that listed 13 Miniport entries. The last entry was the one identified as "WAN...
Forum: Network & Sharing 27 Mar 2011
Replies: 3
Views: 2,494
Posted By xwray
SP1 update breaks Network Monitor?

I am running 64bit Win7 on a DX58SO motherboard with the latest bios and board drivers downloaded from intel.- Win7 has all of the updates installed. After I installed SP1 I noticed that I had a...
Forum: General Discussion 24 Feb 2011
Replies: 10
Views: 2,227
Posted By xwray
I checked the installation times and it turns out...

I checked the installation times and it turns out they are NOT in fact Windows files...they were generated by the first application I always install - my image backup and restore program - mystery...
Forum: General Discussion 23 Feb 2011
Replies: 10
Views: 2,227
Posted By xwray
Weird...I will have to look closer into this. ...

Weird...I will have to look closer into this.

thanks all
Forum: General Discussion 23 Feb 2011
Replies: 10
Views: 2,227
Posted By xwray
Thanks for the information

Thanks for the information
Forum: General Discussion 23 Feb 2011
Replies: 10
Views: 2,227
Posted By xwray
No Problems whatsoever. In fact, now that I...

No Problems whatsoever.

In fact, now that I think about it I remember seeing these files on the first Win7 install I did but didn't think anything about it at the time. I wonder if someone else...
Forum: General Discussion 23 Feb 2011
Replies: 10
Views: 2,227
Posted By xwray
The files showed up on a new install before any...

The files showed up on a new install before any other applications were installed so it had to be Win7 that installed them.

I live in Houston.
Forum: General Discussion 23 Feb 2011
Replies: 10
Views: 2,227
Posted By xwray
diskfile1 and diskfile2---what exactly are they used for?

I have 4 drives in my PC. On each drive there is a hidden file named diskfile1 and on a couple of the drives there is an additional hidden file named diskfile2. There is no file extension. The files...
Forum: General Discussion 23 Jan 2011
Replies: 11
Views: 43,130
Posted By xwray
That was entirely too easy...I can't believe I...

That was entirely too easy...I can't believe I missed that.

Thank you very much
Forum: General Discussion 23 Jan 2011
Replies: 11
Views: 43,130
Posted By xwray
"files ready to be written to the disk"

Running win7 ultimate - I am getting a message like this when I open Windows Explorer but I am not at the time trying to write files. What do I need to do to kill this message... I suspect they are...
Forum: General Discussion 01 Dec 2010
Replies: 8
Views: 1,459
Posted By xwray
Killing two birds

I have used Total Uninstall for many years. It is a program that keeps track of every file/registry change made by a program when you install it. You can then use Total Uninstall should you ever...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 20 Nov 2010
Replies: 1,939
Views: 325,515
Posted By xwray
New hardware build - still tweeking...

New hardware build - still tweeking software/drivers. Does anyone know what endpoints the measurement uses...is it from the time you click OK to the time your computer restarts and password is...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 19 Nov 2010
Replies: 2,099
Views: 259,595
Posted By xwray
My previous build went south so I had to throw...

My previous build went south so I had to throw something together pretty fast.This is what I came up with - nothing overclocked.
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