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Forum: Backup and Restore 23 Apr 2011
Replies: 4
Views: 1,174
Posted By Bobobano
damn, I was afraid you'd say that. I'll try...

damn, I was afraid you'd say that. I'll try recuva, thank you for your help.
Forum: Backup and Restore 23 Apr 2011
Replies: 4
Views: 1,174
Posted By Bobobano
chkdsk dleted thudnerbird and firefox profiles

When i started up my Windows 7 machine today it asked me to do a check disk on it, I decided to allow it as nothing I knew of could be corrupt. However afterwards I was distressed to find that my...
Forum: Customization 06 Jan 2011
Replies: 6
Views: 1,904
Posted By Bobobano
*smacks self in head* simple, and should be...

*smacks self in head* simple, and should be obvious, solution. Thanks for the help all.
Forum: Customization 05 Jan 2011
Replies: 6
Views: 1,904
Posted By Bobobano
I think there may have been a minor...

I think there may have been a minor miss-communication. I'm trying to remove the menu 'All Programs' the entire menu, in it's entirety. The one that normally appears just above the search bar in...
Forum: Customization 05 Jan 2011
Replies: 6
Views: 1,904
Posted By Bobobano
remove 'all programs'

greetings all, I added my own programs folder to the start menu, so now I want to disable the annoying 'all programs' menu.

I followed the guide on the vistax64 forums (adding...
Forum: General Discussion 15 Sep 2010
Replies: 34
Views: 35,604
Posted By Bobobano
Makes sense, I'll try a fresh download and unzip...

Makes sense, I'll try a fresh download and unzip and see if that helps any. If not I may need to try and manually create a reg key for it.
Forum: General Discussion 29 Aug 2010
Replies: 34
Views: 35,604
Posted By Bobobano
I did that, many times. And for some programs it...

I did that, many times. And for some programs it works, unfortunately it will not allow me to do so with the program I am trying to associate .pde files with.
Forum: General Discussion 24 Jul 2010
Replies: 34
Views: 35,604
Posted By Bobobano
I am familiar with the registry and have tweaked...

I am familiar with the registry and have tweaked it before, but only to change the login screen background.
Forum: General Discussion 24 Jul 2010
Replies: 34
Views: 35,604
Posted By Bobobano
tried that, it seems to use the exact same app as...

tried that, it seems to use the exact same app as "open with" and it appears that it is that app that is causing the issue. It seems I may have to tweak the registry. Does anyone know which entry I...
Forum: General Discussion 24 Jul 2010
Replies: 34
Views: 35,604
Posted By Bobobano
I did, that's whats in the pictures, it didn't...

I did, that's whats in the pictures, it didn't work.

*edit*
I added "Take Ownership" when I was trying to speed things up trying to solve another error in Windows 7. This OS is infuriating
Forum: General Discussion 24 Jul 2010
Replies: 34
Views: 35,604
Posted By Bobobano
That does not work. The file association uses...

That does not work. The file association uses the same system as the "open with" option, which is not working.
Forum: General Discussion 24 Jul 2010
Replies: 34
Views: 35,604
Posted By Bobobano
none of that works, the problem is that when I...

none of that works, the problem is that when I select browse and choose the program, it doesn't get associated with it. I'll edit the first posting to include pics
Forum: General Discussion 23 Jul 2010
Replies: 34
Views: 35,604
Posted By Bobobano
cannot add program to Open With menu

Whenever I try to open a file not already associated with a program I go to "open with", unfortunately that doesn't seem to work in windows 7. Frakin 7

The program I open it with is not part of...
Forum: Network & Sharing 14 Jul 2010
Replies: 8
Views: 2,404
Posted By Bobobano
I use the McAfee firewall, but have added the...

I use the McAfee firewall, but have added the entire home IP address range to the trusted list. And unfortunately this morning for some reason, windows 7 is no longer appearing under net view (on...
Forum: Network & Sharing 13 Jul 2010
Replies: 8
Views: 2,404
Posted By Bobobano
When I type in "Net view \\XPCOMPUTER" it gives...

When I type in "Net view \\XPCOMPUTER" it gives me system error 53, but even when I have firewalls disabled.
Forum: Network & Sharing 13 Jul 2010
Replies: 8
Views: 2,404
Posted By Bobobano
yes, I have. I tried with the 128 bit setting...

yes, I have. I tried with the 128 bit setting too and no luck.
Forum: Network & Sharing 12 Jul 2010
Replies: 8
Views: 2,404
Posted By Bobobano
Already tried all that, still nothing. They are...

Already tried all that, still nothing. They are already on the same workgroup, and as a PC with 7 on "homegroup" is allegedly invisible to XP I chose not to create one.
Forum: Network & Sharing 12 Jul 2010
Replies: 8
Views: 2,404
Posted By Bobobano
Share files between 7 and XP

I'm trying to set of a shared drive on my XP machine for my other computers to use (cheaper than a NAS), unfortunately I'm having difficulty with my only windows 7 machine. The windows 7 machine...
Forum: General Discussion 26 Jun 2010
Replies: 8
Views: 2,533
Posted By Bobobano
I disabled them completely (first thing I did...

I disabled them completely (first thing I did when I got the computer). I even have full permission over this folder and it still wont release control.

A buddy of min suggested this thought and I...
Forum: General Discussion 25 Jun 2010
Replies: 8
Views: 2,533
Posted By Bobobano
Thank you Ztrucker, I never thought of including...

Thank you Ztrucker, I never thought of including "WoW" in my searches (the result of troubleshooting on 3 hours of sleep).

Logicearth, I did run it as the administrator (the first thing I do is...
Forum: General Discussion 25 Jun 2010
Replies: 8
Views: 2,533
Posted By Bobobano
Folders do have read only, its a tool added by...

Folders do have read only, its a tool added by windows to affect all files within it in one swoop for things like Wow (120+ files in 36 folders). I ran it as administrator, got the same message and...
Forum: General Discussion 25 Jun 2010
Replies: 8
Views: 2,533
Posted By Bobobano
stuck on Read only

I'm trying to setup WoW on my new computer with windows 7 but everytime I run it it tells me it needs permission to write to its own folder, s I go to the folder it needs, and disable "read only", I...
Forum: Customization 21 Jun 2010
Replies: 4
Views: 1,069
Posted By Bobobano
Thanks for the help, its starting to look like...

Thanks for the help, its starting to look like there's no way to modify explorer the way I want (take it out of fisher price mode).
Forum: Customization 20 Jun 2010
Replies: 4
Views: 1,069
Posted By Bobobano
Windows explorer treating me like an idiot

Greetings, first time poster, long time admirer (of generally all thoughts who can answer the questions here)

As the title suggests I'm quite tired of the new windows explorer treating me like an...
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