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Forum: General Discussion 15 Oct 2012
Replies: 3
Views: 1,198
Posted By Andacar
Oooooh. This looks like either a driver issue or...

Oooooh. This looks like either a driver issue or a bad display card. Is this a laptop or a desktop? If it's an HP laptop, does it have the ATI or the nVidia display chipset? My wife has a recent HP...
Forum: General Discussion 15 Oct 2012
Replies: 2
Views: 710
Posted By Andacar
First off, this is Windows 7, right? I've...

First off, this is Windows 7, right?

I've seen registry cleaner programs say that a brand new installation of Windows had hundreds of errors, so I wouldn't attach too much importance to that.
...
Forum: General Discussion 15 Oct 2012
Replies: 1
Views: 1,833
Posted By Andacar
.msi File Association Has Been Changed

Here's a weird one folks. My wife recently downloaded PCHealthDoc, and somehow or other it has changed the file association for .msi install files. That's fine, I know how to reassign it, but where...
Forum: Tutorials 03 Aug 2012
Replies: 47
Views: 141,233
Posted By Andacar
OK, it worked, and thanks. Just one more minor...

OK, it worked, and thanks. Just one more minor snag: this doesn't seem to want to be pinned to the taskbar.
Forum: General Discussion 03 Aug 2012
Replies: 6
Views: 942
Posted By Andacar
You shouldn't need drivers for your speakers,...

You shouldn't need drivers for your speakers, only for the audio card. What kind of audio card do you have, and how recently have you updated the drivers?
Forum: Tutorials 03 Aug 2012
Replies: 47
Views: 141,233
Posted By Andacar
Sigh... It's always a can of worms isn't it? ...

Sigh... It's always a can of worms isn't it?

OK I appear to be having some security issues here. When I try to reset the program to open with I can find regedit easily enough. But the program...
Forum: Tutorials 03 Aug 2012
Replies: 47
Views: 141,233
Posted By Andacar
Merge?

Hi Brink. I accidentally deleted the Libraries icon from the Task Bar and I need it back. I'm right there with you on your instructions until I get to the part where I'm supposed to find a command...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 29 May 2012
Replies: 3
Views: 3,160
Posted By Andacar
Thanks guys. That actually makes sense.

Thanks guys. That actually makes sense.
Forum: Browsers & Mail 29 May 2012
Replies: 3
Views: 3,160
Posted By Andacar
IE 9.0 Will Not Save Passwords on Certain Websites

I tried posting this a little while ago but I don't think I explained it very well, so please forgive me for posting the same problem again...

I use IE 9.0 for nearly everything with good...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 05 Apr 2012
Replies: 2
Views: 3,255
Posted By Andacar
OK Dwarf, that looks prety straightforward, and...

OK Dwarf, that looks prety straightforward, and thanks a whole lot! One question: The site in question is on my local hard drive:

C:\Program Files\Autodesk\Maya8.5\docs\Maya8.5\en_US\index.html
...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 04 Apr 2012
Replies: 2
Views: 3,255
Posted By Andacar
How do I set exceptions for IE 9 security levels?

I have IE 9 security set for Medium-High, which is great 99% of the time. However, I use an older version of Autodesk Maya which uses Explorer to access its help files. Every time I open it it gives...
Forum: General Discussion 23 Sep 2011
Replies: 19
Views: 3,862
Posted By Andacar
Have you tried several different ports?

Have you tried several different ports?
Forum: Browsers & Mail 23 Sep 2011
Replies: 1
Views: 9,647
Posted By Andacar
Internet Explorer won't ask to remember passwords

Once in a while I go to web pages that have password sections for which IE won't ask if I want to save the information. I have checked to make sure that it is set to ask for passwords. It doesn't...
Forum: Customization 03 Jun 2011
Replies: 1
Views: 941
Posted By Andacar
Wandering Folder Icons

Here's a strange problem I posted a while ago and still can't seem to solve. I have been using the Properties > Customize > Choose File feature for a lot of my folders, which helps make...
Forum: General Discussion 03 Jun 2011
Replies: 7
Views: 2,754
Posted By Andacar
Frank, I suppose you could find a way to force...

Frank, I suppose you could find a way to force the OS to let you save there, but honestly I'd think about saving things somewhere else. Since the DOS days (which I remember, sadly...) it has always...
Forum: Customization 30 Apr 2011
Replies: 0
Views: 1,321
Posted By Andacar
Adding Detail information in Explorer

I asked a similar question earlier but this might be a better way to phrase it:

I'd like to add to the columns in the Details view of Windows Explorer. I can see how you can bring up the...
Forum: General Discussion 23 Apr 2011
Replies: 7
Views: 6,371
Posted By Andacar
Thanks. Sure, I know I need to add that...

Thanks.

Sure, I know I need to add that information. I expected that. Here's where I found Year, Make, and Model, among other things:
Forum: General Discussion 23 Apr 2011
Replies: 7
Views: 6,371
Posted By Andacar
OK, update

Tried that, and still looks the same. I've included a screenshot with the new columns. It would be nice to have the new categories show up at the bottom as well as get rid of ones I don't want, but I...
Forum: General Discussion 23 Apr 2011
Replies: 7
Views: 6,371
Posted By Andacar
Edit displayed EXIF data in details view

When you open up a folder full of images and select Details view, Windows 7 displays a lot of information down at the bottom of the list about the image. All well and good, except that the ones that...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 17 Apr 2011
Replies: 0
Views: 718
Posted By Andacar
IE 8 and 9 Favorites wierdness

When I add a website to my Favorites, IE creates two links. One has the right name and icon but no link data. The other is named the website's URL, has no icon but works. I don't see anything in the...
Forum: General Discussion 17 Apr 2011
Replies: 9
Views: 2,829
Posted By Andacar
What have you done to the computer recently? Add...

What have you done to the computer recently? Add new hardware/software? Any major changes? Or did this just start?

Off topic: how do you 'spam' F8?
Forum: General Discussion 20 Mar 2011
Replies: 1
Views: 883
Posted By Andacar
File folders and names with BC/AD dates

I'm trying to create a set of directories that show art from various eras. I want them to appear in chronological order. Thus, I want the BC years to proceed backward to 0 and then forward again...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 20 Mar 2011
Replies: 9
Views: 861
Posted By Andacar
Brand names?

The only thing I can think of is that our DVD burners are notoriously picky abour certain brands of DVDs. Memorex, for example, often won't be recognized at all or will yeild unusable data.
Forum: General Discussion 15 Feb 2011
Replies: 40
Views: 3,104
Posted By Andacar
I don't think there's any doubt that Windows 7 is...

I don't think there's any doubt that Windows 7 is far and away the best thing to come out of Redmond yet. I have a few minor nitpicks about it, but I really love the interface, the Libraries, Aero,...
Forum: General Discussion 07 Feb 2011
Replies: 6
Views: 21,340
Posted By Andacar
UPDATE: PROBLEM SOLVED This is apparently a...

UPDATE: PROBLEM SOLVED

This is apparently a known issue:

http://windows7themes.net/windows-7-unsaved-theme-bug.html (http://windows7themes.net/windows-7-unsaved-theme-bug.html)...
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