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Forum: Microsoft Office 11 Jan 2012
Replies: 4
Views: 2,133
Posted By prsnrs
Academic Install

I did buy the software from a semi-reliable source, viz. the Microsoft Store. Previously, their downloads were handled by Digital River. The store now takes care of their own downloads. The support...
Forum: Microsoft Office 09 Jan 2012
Replies: 4
Views: 2,133
Posted By prsnrs
Can't Install Msft Office Professional Academic

I formatted my HD and am in the lengthy process of reinstalling programs. I have product keys for Office Prof 2007 and 2010 Academic. None of these keys work. Both versions were downloads with no...
Forum: Software 21 Jul 2010
Replies: 8
Views: 5,933
Posted By prsnrs
Installation of Adobe Reader 9 Before 9.3 Worked

Thanks. I installed 9.0, then the update 9.3 and everything is working now.

PRS
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 19 Jul 2010
Replies: 19
Views: 3,827
Posted By prsnrs
Found the problem for crashing after monitor shuts down

Tried a different monitor ==> no "ding-dong" or crashing. Ordered new monitor ==> no crashing or "ding-dong."

PRS
Forum: Software 19 Jul 2010
Replies: 8
Views: 5,933
Posted By prsnrs
Adober Reader 9.3 won't install

The Adobe downloader thinks the Adober Reader installation was successful, but I can't find the program on my HD and PDFs won't open. Any suggestions re how to install in Win 7 Pro 64 bit or another...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 05 May 2010
Replies: 19
Views: 3,827
Posted By prsnrs
No real solutions yet. In msconfig we disabled...

No real solutions yet.
In msconfig we disabled all 3d party choices. Still could reproduce problems.
Put it into Diagnostic Startup. Could not reproduce problems.
As I mentioned previoulsy, no...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 04 May 2010
Replies: 19
Views: 3,827
Posted By prsnrs
Progress?

I've been talking to the folks at Microsoft.


They're investigating the repetitive "ding-dong" sound I get when turning off my monitor. One "ding-dong" is normal. Continuous "ding-dong" is...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 30 Apr 2010
Replies: 19
Views: 3,827
Posted By prsnrs
Widnows 7 Woes

Hi Walker,

You must be getting sick of me.
I bought my Win 7 from Digital River as an iso download. I wanted the 64 bit OS but now I'm (late) thinking that perhaps my mobo and CPU can't handle...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 28 Apr 2010
Replies: 19
Views: 3,827
Posted By prsnrs
:( b00st3d's fix worked partially for a day or...

:( b00st3d's fix worked partially for a day or so.

Somehow I feel it's key that all seems to work well in the Safe Mode. What might this be telling us?

Phil
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 27 Apr 2010
Replies: 19
Views: 3,827
Posted By prsnrs
Unfortunately, the hotfix didn't work. Desktop...

Unfortunately, the hotfix didn't work. Desktop was in irretrievable deep sleep. Needed to do a hard reboot.

PRS
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 25 Apr 2010
Replies: 19
Views: 3,827
Posted By prsnrs
The computer no longer goes into deep sleep but...

The computer no longer goes into deep sleep but the task bar disappears. I can get it back by logging off and on.

PRS
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 24 Apr 2010
Replies: 19
Views: 3,827
Posted By prsnrs
b00st3d had several solutions that seemed to...

b00st3d had several solutions that seemed to work.

Suggested going to Advance Power Settings and disable "Allow wake timers" and "USB selective suspend setting."

I'm not sure why, but it...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 24 Apr 2010
Replies: 19
Views: 3,827
Posted By prsnrs
Crashing after turning off monitor

Dear Walker,

Yes. Everytime I turn off the monitor this happens. I've not timed it, but it takes several minutes. For example, I shut the monitor off for lunch. When I return it's in it's...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 23 Apr 2010
Replies: 19
Views: 3,827
Posted By prsnrs
Dell XPS-720 Win 7 Pro 64 bit Intel Cor 2...

Dell XPS-720
Win 7 Pro 64 bit
Intel Cor 2 6700@2.66GHz
Dell Mobo
4GB RAM
nVidea GeForce 7950 GX2
Creative SB X-Fi
SyncMaster 214T monitor (not using laptop)
1600x1200 (Native)
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 23 Apr 2010
Replies: 19
Views: 3,827
Posted By prsnrs
Windows Experience Index - 5.8 Processor -...

Windows Experience Index - 5.8
Processor - Intel Core 2 CPU 6700@2.66 GHZ
64 bit OS (Win 7 Prof)
Computer Dell XPS-720
RAM - 4.0 GB
Mobo - Dell
nVidia GeForce 7950 GX2
Monitor - SynchMaster...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 23 Apr 2010
Replies: 19
Views: 3,827
Posted By prsnrs
Crashing After Turning off Monitor

Using Win 7 Pro 64bit. Every time I turn off the monitor I either see a blank screen, or the taskbar is gone or the PC is in terminal sleep (can't be awakened). I usually have to reboot. If I leave...
Forum: General Discussion 23 Apr 2010
Replies: 1
Views: 777
Posted By prsnrs
Date Gone from Task Manager

My taskbar suddenly just shows the time but not the date. Don't know what happened. Anyway to restore the date?

Thanks.

PRS
Forum: General Discussion 22 Apr 2010
Replies: 3
Views: 2,193
Posted By prsnrs
Win 7 Manual

Would anyone out there be willing to recommend a readable manual for Win 7?
I usually use O'Reilly's Missing Manual series.

Thanks.

PRS
Forum: Microsoft Office 22 Apr 2010
Replies: 1
Views: 3,291
Posted By prsnrs
Cannot Open Extend.dat

Upon opening Outlook 2007, I received the following error - "Cannot open file extend.dat." Apparently, one solutioins is to change that file to extend.old. When I tried that fix I received another...
Forum: Drivers 21 Apr 2010
Replies: 8
Views: 2,774
Posted By prsnrs
OK. There are lots of folks having the same...

OK. There are lots of folks having the same problem (I did a Google serach). No one suggested your fix.

PRS
Forum: Drivers 21 Apr 2010
Replies: 8
Views: 2,774
Posted By prsnrs
Thank you! It worked! You're a genius. I turned...

Thank you! It worked! You're a genius. I turned off the monitor for 30 seconds and then 60 seconds ==> no ding-dong and know irretrievable Sleep.

Can you explain why this fix worked or refer me...
Forum: Drivers 21 Apr 2010
Replies: 8
Views: 2,774
Posted By prsnrs
Ding-Dong Sound When Turning off Monitor

I recently did a clean install of Win 7 Pro 64 bit. There were some issues requiring repeated formats and reinstallations. The only remaining issue I can recognize is a wierd one - namely, when I...
Forum: Installation & Setup 20 Apr 2010
Replies: 22
Views: 41,579
Posted By prsnrs
Endless Repair Loop " Solution."

Here's how I got out of the loop:
1- attempted boot from DigitalRiver iso DVD.
2- the CD started to "Repair."
3- cancelled repair and another widow opened allowing multiple other repair choices ....
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