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Forum: Network & Sharing 2 Days Ago
Replies: 10
Views: 431
Posted By Involute
Actually, I think I've narrowed the problem down...

Actually, I think I've narrowed the problem down to an interaction with my iPhone. When the phone is plugged into a USB port (either on a hub or directly on the PC), I have the problem. When it's...
Forum: Network & Sharing 4 Days Ago
Replies: 10
Views: 431
Posted By Involute
Unfortunately, the problem's back after...

Unfortunately, the problem's back after disappearing for seven hours yesterday. Power cycling the router has no effect. Any other ideas?
Forum: Network & Sharing 5 Days Ago
Replies: 10
Views: 431
Posted By Involute
That seems to be working. Thanks.

That seems to be working. Thanks.
Forum: Network & Sharing 5 Days Ago
Replies: 10
Views: 431
Posted By Involute
Windows has detected an IP address conflict

I'm running Win7 x64. My PC is connected directly to a Netgear R7000 router to which several other devices are connected wirelessly and directly. This setup has been stable for several months. I...
Forum: Network & Sharing 25 Jul 2014
Replies: 7
Views: 502
Posted By Involute
Ooops, the site was supposed to be AWC - Aviation...

Ooops, the site was supposed to be AWC - Aviation Weather Center (http://www.aviationweather.gov) not .com. Then only security program I have running is Norton 360.
Forum: Network & Sharing 25 Jul 2014
Replies: 7
Views: 502
Posted By Involute
Can't access web site that others can access

I'm running Win7 x64 and Norton 360. My network provider is Time Warner. I used to be able to access aviationweather.com: The Leading Aviation Weather Site on the Net...
Forum: Network & Sharing 15 May 2014
Replies: 3
Views: 442
Posted By Involute
Thanks, and I'll try the network adapter power...

Thanks, and I'll try the network adapter power saving suggestion, but the real issue is how to get the laptop to reappear to my desktop after it awakes from being asleep.
Forum: Network & Sharing 14 May 2014
Replies: 3
Views: 442
Posted By Involute
My laptop is not reliably visible to my desktop

I have a laptop and desktop both running Win7 x64 and connected to a 100baseT Ethernet network (hardwired). The desktop usually comes up under Network in Windows Explorer on the laptop, but the...
Forum: Backup and Restore 26 Jan 2014
Replies: 5
Views: 1,119
Posted By Involute
> If I understand correctly you've set up a...

> If I understand correctly you've set up a scheduled task to create system restore points but you don't see them.

I see the task ran successfully in the History tab of the task scheduler; they've...
Forum: Backup and Restore 26 Jan 2014
Replies: 5
Views: 1,119
Posted By Involute
Thanks for the pointers, Callender. I tried...

Thanks for the pointers, Callender. I tried Quick Restore Point Maker and it works well for spur-of-the-moment things. For my scheduled restore points, it seems like Win7 should be able to do what...
Forum: Backup and Restore 26 Jan 2014
Replies: 5
Views: 1,119
Posted By Involute
Locating system restore points

I use task scheduler to create a system restore point at startup and at midnight (Win7 x64). When I view the history of this task within the task scheduler, it shows it doing what it's supposed to...
Forum: Installation & Setup 17 Mar 2013
Replies: 1
Views: 553
Posted By Involute
How to upgrade a system SSD

I'm down to the last 3GB on my 128GB system SSD so I'm starting to think about upgrading to 256GB. Since all my apps are on this same SSD, I'd like to just image the whole thing to the new SSD and...
Forum: Microsoft Office 01 Dec 2012
Replies: 1
Views: 855
Posted By Involute
Trouble merging envelopes directly to printer in Word 2010

I'm running Word 2010 on Win7 x64. I've merged addresses in an Excel workbook to an envelope document using the standard mail merge wizard. I'd like to print these 10 at a time since that's all I...
Forum: Network & Sharing 24 Oct 2012
Replies: 1
Views: 947
Posted By Involute
Folder sharing trouble

I have a new Win7 x64 laptop connected to my home network (HomeGroup). My Win7 x64 desktop PC can see the laptop's filesystem and vice-versa. I've shared the MyDocuments folder on the laptop with...
Forum: Installation & Setup 25 Sep 2012
Replies: 5
Views: 1,333
Posted By Involute
As I said, big, a clean install will most likely...

As I said, big, a clean install will most likely disable the ThinkVantage button built into ThinkPads, which I'd prefer not to do.
Forum: Installation & Setup 25 Sep 2012
Replies: 5
Views: 1,333
Posted By Involute
Thanks, Greg. Just what I was looking for. Even...

Thanks, Greg. Just what I was looking for. Even though I'm probably going to do this before I install any apps, I'll probably use the "easy" approach from the first tutorial. Not only does it look...
Forum: Installation & Setup 25 Sep 2012
Replies: 5
Views: 1,333
Posted By Involute
How to install Win7 on a laptop SSD (2nd drive)

I'm thinking of buying a Lenovo X230 laptop. Their SSDs max out at 256GB and I need more total storage than that, so I was thinking of buying a unit with a 500GB HDD and installing a 256GB mSATA SSD...
Forum: General Discussion 03 Jan 2012
Replies: 4
Views: 1,517
Posted By Involute
Thanks for the pointers, seavixen32. ...

Thanks for the pointers, seavixen32. Unfortunately I'm unable to change my permissions or create new users per the tutorial (the checkboxes and add button are disabled). I'm the first and only user...
Forum: General Discussion 03 Jan 2012
Replies: 4
Views: 1,517
Posted By Involute
Exposing a hidden folder

I just downloaded and unzipped Tor (a browser that preserves anonymity) on my Win7 Pro x64 system. During the unzipping process I told the self-extractor to create a Tor folder in my Program Files...
Forum: General Discussion 15 Dec 2011
Replies: 11
Views: 4,096
Posted By Involute
How to enable a login password at startup

I installed Win7 x64 on my laptop a few months ago, so I'm the admin on that system. As I'm the sole user, I never enabled any sort of login; it just boots right to the desktop. Now I'm getting...
Forum: General Discussion 27 Jun 2011
Replies: 7
Views: 2,139
Posted By Involute
Aaah, that's what I was looking for. Thanks. Is...

Aaah, that's what I was looking for. Thanks. Is there a way to make a view created this way the default, so I don't have to set it up every time?
Forum: General Discussion 27 Jun 2011
Replies: 7
Views: 2,139
Posted By Involute
Well, here's what my view looks like with Details...

Well, here's what my view looks like with Details selected. Nothing like yours.
Forum: General Discussion 27 Jun 2011
Replies: 7
Views: 2,139
Posted By Involute
Listing audio files in Windows Explorer with date

In previous versions of Windows (well, maybe not Vista; I never used it), you could select a variety of views for the files in a folder in Windows Explorer. The Details view would tell you date...
Forum: General Discussion 02 Jun 2011
Replies: 7
Views: 11,507
Posted By Involute
Which of the two suggested directories should I...

Which of the two suggested directories should I put the .cmd file in to be executed at startup?
Forum: General Discussion 02 Jun 2011
Replies: 7
Views: 11,507
Posted By Involute
Thanks, guys. If I'm the only user on this PC,...

Thanks, guys. If I'm the only user on this PC, and I don't use a log-in (I just start and boot to the desktop), which directory should I use?
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