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Forum: Network & Sharing 19 Jan 2011
Replies: 2
Views: 6,987
Posted By wguru
Event ID 1001 DHCP Client Lease Validity

Probably this error is pretty much a non-issue and I haven't a clue if the affected W7P machine, even runs Windows Server 2008 R2 (or any windows server for that matter).

Is this 'server' thing,...
Forum: General Discussion 14 Jan 2011
Replies: 5
Views: 11,441
Posted By wguru
I keep hearing about this Ubuntu thing (hmm, this...

I keep hearing about this Ubuntu thing (hmm, this site's spell checker squalks it's spelling as I write, and the more I write, now it's not underlined in red anymore, maybe spell checker releases...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 13 Jan 2011
Replies: 11
Views: 2,274
Posted By wguru
Still believe that until flash drives are...

Still believe that until flash drives are available with massive GB's (TB's will be even better), that until then, saving backup copies of all data, CDs, DVD's, pictures, you name it, has to be...
Forum: General Discussion 13 Jan 2011
Replies: 5
Views: 11,441
Posted By wguru
Interesting, that about Linux. Had never yet...

Interesting, that about Linux. Had never yet read or heard anything derogatory about it, but then it has so many positives over Windows (so not much of a surprise). But thanks for the input.

As...
Forum: General Discussion 12 Jan 2011
Replies: 5
Views: 11,441
Posted By wguru
'characters in Unicode format...saving an ANSI encoded text doc

When saving a notepad (.txt) file, I'm seeing the 'Notepad' prompt saying 'C:\blah, blah, blah This file contains characters in Unicode format which will be lost if you save this file as an ANSI...
Forum: General Discussion 09 Jan 2011
Replies: 12
Views: 1,697
Posted By wguru
Okay, primary issue identified as no isuue, but...

Thanks for that simple answer.

So that leaves nothing but one more (I suppose simple answer) regarding the Windows 7 registry name for the 'My Documents' folder; being registry named as...
Forum: General Discussion 09 Jan 2011
Replies: 12
Views: 1,697
Posted By wguru
No registry fiddler here

Thanks for replying with your having identified 'system file folders' as those with padlocks and I'm guessing also they're supposed to have what resembles a sheet of paper sort of half way under the...
Forum: General Discussion 08 Jan 2011
Replies: 12
Views: 1,697
Posted By wguru
Good idea and thanks again for getting back. ...

Good idea and thanks again for getting back. Sticking to one idea...

I see folder icons displayed as a folder with small padlock and sheet of paper under/next to that small added feature of...
Forum: Network & Sharing 08 Jan 2011
Replies: 7
Views: 2,763
Posted By wguru
I found file sharing to be a convoluted can of...

I found file sharing to be a convoluted can of worms.

I see the so called file sharing wizard as needing a wizard of it's own, ref. the process is still way too exacerbating as well as unintuitive...
Forum: General Discussion 08 Jan 2011
Replies: 12
Views: 1,697
Posted By wguru
Seems like a shell game

App's for having read your reply so hastily, but then until just now I hadn't realized your somewhat succinct comments actually contained a link.

When first read, I incorrectly assumed you were...
Forum: General Discussion 07 Jan 2011
Replies: 12
Views: 1,697
Posted By wguru
Neeveer mind

Thanks for the reply.

Unbelievably after doing nothing more than poking around, checked registry for what values hidden showed, that and opening folders view and selecting and deselecting...
Forum: General Discussion 07 Jan 2011
Replies: 12
Views: 1,697
Posted By wguru
Generally screwed up - User ID issues

Got a 'small' problem involving one or more things, those all the results of my fiddling with my Windows 7 machine's settings, but not sure what actually caused the issue with my not having a My...
Forum: Media Center 15 Dec 2010
Replies: 4
Views: 10,297
Posted By wguru
Nice catch, ref. mouse trail. Who'da thought.

Nice catch, ref. mouse trail. Who'da thought.
Forum: Tutorials 28 Nov 2010
Replies: 39
Views: 706,386
Posted By wguru
pesky sys tray pop-up notifications

I don't suppose for those pesky notifications, you'd consider the 'start > properties > task bar > customize' and then changing the one's that are pests, to 'hide icon and notifications'? That's what...
Forum: Tutorials 22 Nov 2010
Replies: 39
Views: 706,386
Posted By wguru
managing animated hover notes

Bootsmom,

As you seem to be aware of the other tutorial and seemingly still have needs, I forget where, but I found another tutorial that should fix you up (apologies for potential string twists...
Forum: Microsoft Office 18 Oct 2010
Replies: 2
Views: 1,129
Posted By wguru
Where do you get that idea? Just Google the...

Where do you get that idea? Just Google the issues of inserted pics failing to display on MS Word doc files. Besides, I did mention that they used to on my W7P, still do on my XP SP3 machine(s).
...
Forum: Microsoft Office 18 Oct 2010
Replies: 2
Views: 1,129
Posted By wguru
pics not displaying in .doc(s)

I Googled and tried checking settings (not that I've fiddled with them either before or after that), but as settings don't appear to be the issue, I still can't get images (.jpg/.bmp) to display...
Forum: Music, Pictures & Video 08 Oct 2010
Replies: 39
Views: 120,374
Posted By wguru
josephkarman...

josephkarman (http://www.sevenforums.com/member.php?u=38733)

You're the man. Hated the white backgrind too.

Before I found you're fix, I found faststone's viewer (a total joy to use).

I...
Forum: Backup and Restore 11 Sep 2010
Replies: 7
Views: 13,654
Posted By wguru
MediaID.bin and W7 backup-restore

I think for whatever reason you're getting this error, maybe corrupted file, maybe a result of improperly deleting a system image, maybe a result of trying to manually delete the
MediaID.bin file,...
Forum: Tutorials 21 Aug 2010
Replies: 104
Views: 3,488,915
Posted By wguru
I dunno much about command/elevated command...

I dunno much about command/elevated command window use. Your means of closing a command window may also be correct and while I appreciate the feedback, what with the few times I ever use commands...
Forum: Tutorials 20 Aug 2010
Replies: 104
Views: 3,488,915
Posted By wguru
details for W7Pro classic view?

Maybe it's my build (Version 6.1.7600 Build 7600) or maybe it's my use of classic view, I dunno, but the tutorial steps seem to need some revision or additions...

1. Open a Elevated Command...
Forum: Tutorials 16 Apr 2010
Replies: 524
Views: 2,876,801
Posted By wguru
helpful Windows 7 install suggestion

I was told that for my needs (wiping my paritioned OEM Vista versioned machine), I'd be best off purchasing the OEM System Builder Pack provided on a OEI DVD which installs Windows 7 Pro.

If I...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 21 Mar 2010
Replies: 1
Views: 3,775
Posted By wguru
Vista to Win7 - HP Pavilion's useless Buttons-Fn Keys

I sure wish someone would figure out how to hack the registry, .dll or whatever it is that might make use of the HP 'QuickPlay' button so that it works 'when users actually want it to'.

Then even...
Forum: Tutorials 17 Mar 2010
Replies: 18
Views: 1,548,135
Posted By wguru
No problem. Thanks for sticking with me. ...

No problem. Thanks for sticking with me.

As I understand it, Vista and Windows 7 platforms 'inovated' the Windows folders by 'grouping' them.

In that the tutorial simply defines differing...
Forum: Tutorials 15 Mar 2010
Replies: 18
Views: 1,548,135
Posted By wguru
I believe that Windows 'folders options' (Vista...

I believe that Windows 'folders options' (Vista and W7) may now be keyed to 'folder groups' (My Documents, My Videos, etc.).

I was curious if your article's context also applies to that aspect of...
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