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Forum: Customization 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 2
Views: 296
Posted By MourningStar
Try a system restore back to a point in time...

Try a system restore back to a point in time before your issue surfaced.
Forum: Browsers & Mail 17 Jun 2016
Replies: 7
Views: 745
Posted By MourningStar
Update : CCleaner was not the culprit after all....

Update : CCleaner was not the culprit after all. It was happening after every computer startup (I am in the habit of restarting my machine after a thorough CCleaner session). The following link fixed...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 11 May 2016
Replies: 3
Views: 596
Posted By MourningStar
:) thx Shawn!

:) thx Shawn!
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 11 May 2016
Replies: 3
Views: 596
Posted By MourningStar
Stop the 'Check for ...

Updates'! I do Check For Updates, taking too long and do not know how to stop it. Closing the window not work because when I go back (control panel>windows update) it is still checking!!!! How to...
Forum: Software 05 Apr 2016
Replies: 4
Views: 507
Posted By MourningStar
I violently second 'ReNamer'! :thumbsup:

I violently second 'ReNamer'!
:thumbsup:
Forum: General Discussion 03 Apr 2016
Replies: 3
Views: 347
Posted By MourningStar
Super - thx!!!!!

Super - thx!!!!!
Forum: General Discussion 03 Apr 2016
Replies: 3
Views: 347
Posted By MourningStar
Personalize Shortcut

How do I create a shortcut for the 'Personalize' function found in the desktop's context menu?

-thx
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 06 Mar 2016
Replies: 8
Views: 813
Posted By MourningStar
Same here. However, this last round last week...

Same here. However, this last round last week (approx. 70 wu's) I did have problems (download fails, startup configuration fails/reverting) and decided to manually download a few at a time with total...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 27 Feb 2016
Replies: 15
Views: 1,005
Posted By MourningStar
I recently had a related problem ( refer to...

I recently had a related problem ( refer to http://www.sevenforums.com/windows-updates-activation/392204-all-updates-d-l-install-success-however.html /post#8 & 9). I also noticed, FOR THE FIRST TIME...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 26 Feb 2016
Replies: 8
Views: 612
Posted By MourningStar
well, all of the updates installed with no...

well, all of the updates installed with no problems. never had to do it this way before, oh well - must be what happens to an OS on it's way out to pasture.
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 26 Feb 2016
Replies: 8
Views: 612
Posted By MourningStar
I cliked on one of the control panel's 'help with...

I cliked on one of the control panel's 'help with update problems' link and a help window opened and there were several suggestions. I opted for the recommendation to update a few at a time. So far...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 26 Feb 2016
Replies: 8
Views: 612
Posted By MourningStar
yes, it installed successfully.

yes, it installed successfully.
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 25 Feb 2016
Replies: 8
Views: 612
Posted By MourningStar
thx, I will do this and report back.

thx, I will do this and report back.
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 25 Feb 2016
Replies: 8
Views: 612
Posted By MourningStar
60 gb

60 gb
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 25 Feb 2016
Replies: 8
Views: 612
Posted By MourningStar
All Updates D/L & Install Success! However ...

... cliking 'Restart' and system configures updates, shuts down, starts back up, starts to apply updates to 100% and then I get "Failure Configuring Windows Update reverting ...". Eventually the...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 24 Feb 2016
Replies: 1
Views: 485
Posted By MourningStar
Did a sys restore just for fun. All's well with...

Did a sys restore just for fun. All's well with WU. wtf - go figure ... (kinda like fixing a problem with a machine re-boot, right?)

-laters
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 23 Feb 2016
Replies: 1
Views: 485
Posted By MourningStar
Update Troubles ...

Windows Update failed for about 85% of the available updates. When this happened before I ran the update on a few at a time and this worked in the past. Now, however, it will not even download a...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 22 Feb 2016
Replies: 8
Views: 1,098
Posted By MourningStar
OK - I think I discovered the culprit. There is a...

OK - I think I discovered the culprit. There is a process (actually there are a whole lot of them) labeled svchost.exe. I have no idea what these are. I 'ended' the one using the largest amount of...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 22 Feb 2016
Replies: 2
Views: 411
Posted By MourningStar
Browser Nightmode?

Is there any add-ons or whatever to modify webpages to display in a 'nightmode'?

-thx
Forum: Browsers & Mail 20 Feb 2016
Replies: 2
Views: 470
Posted By MourningStar
^ perfect - THX!!!

^
perfect - THX!!!
Forum: Browsers & Mail 20 Feb 2016
Replies: 2
Views: 470
Posted By MourningStar
Web Page Capture

There is a page on the web with images and text and requires several 'page down' keystrokes to view it all. Is it possible, and if so, how, to create a file of it to store on my computer.

-thx
Forum: Software 02 Feb 2016
Replies: 5
Views: 11,739
Posted By MourningStar
Monitor your system temperatures. Stuff that...

Monitor your system temperatures. Stuff that 'slows down' your system can/will raise operating temps.
Forum: Browsers & Mail 27 Jan 2016
Replies: 7
Views: 745
Posted By MourningStar
wow! thx for the suggestion. Cliking install and...

wow! thx for the suggestion. Cliking install and waiting around a minute seems a lot less annoying now.
Forum: Browsers & Mail 26 Jan 2016
Replies: 7
Views: 745
Posted By MourningStar
Adobe Flash And IE Problem

Many websites require Adobe Flash. Lately, after running a cleaner app like CC Cleaner, websites visited via IE are requesting to install Adobe Flash. It has always been present when I check in the...
Forum: Software 21 Jan 2016
Replies: 43
Views: 1,952
Posted By MourningStar
uh, unused user folder I suppose, I believe I...

uh, unused user folder I suppose,
I believe I cliked on 'New Library' to create the 'Spirit' & 'Torrents' Library folder icons.
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