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Forum: Network & Sharing 6 Days Ago
Replies: 5
Views: 211
Posted By UsernameIssues
This recent TWC thread might interest you: ...

This recent TWC thread might interest you:
https://forums.timewarnercable.com/t5/Connectivity/Power-outage-affected-TWC-s-side-too/td-p/106191
Forum: Browsers & Mail 1 Week Ago
Replies: 2
Views: 201
Posted By UsernameIssues
Maybe this will help: ...

Maybe this will help:
http://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials/49819-icon-cache-rebuild.html
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 1 Week Ago
Replies: 10
Views: 488
Posted By UsernameIssues
The drive that the installer picks to create the...

The drive that the installer picks to create the temp folder on should be the one with the most free space. It should not matter what drive the installer was launched from.

The vast majority of...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 1 Week Ago
Replies: 10
Views: 488
Posted By UsernameIssues
Minor point: The installer created that temp...

Minor point:
The installer created that temp folder, not the Windows OS.

See this post with my videos:...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 1 Week Ago
Replies: 22
Views: 538
Posted By UsernameIssues
I'm not sure what a good test might be. The...

I'm not sure what a good test might be. The software that makes use of the GPS info might be tolerant of gaps in the data stream. Give it a try and see how it goes. You can always add a dedicated USB...
Forum: General Discussion 1 Week Ago
Replies: 7
Views: 723
Posted By UsernameIssues
I'm not sure what happened to the shortcuts -...

I'm not sure what happened to the shortcuts - maybe some of them are corrupted. Perhaps CHKDSK will help.
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 1 Week Ago
Replies: 12
Views: 486
Posted By UsernameIssues
...and this can take hours on some computers :-( ...

...and this can take hours on some computers :-(

The OP might want to set the computer not to sleep and let it work on the reboot process overnight.
Forum: General Discussion 1 Week Ago
Replies: 7
Views: 723
Posted By UsernameIssues
It sounds like Ctrl + Shift + W is currently...

It sounds like Ctrl + Shift + W is currently assigned to to some other shortcut. Perhaps the original shortcut has been moved/hidden off screen. Look at your desktop via Windows (file) Explorer. Also...
Forum: General Discussion 1 Week Ago
Replies: 7
Views: 723
Posted By UsernameIssues
Before you click on Apply or OK... ...please...

Before you click on Apply or OK...

...please provide a screenshot of the shortcut's Properties

...a screenshot something like this:

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Forum: Hardware & Devices 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 22
Views: 538
Posted By UsernameIssues
I'm not sure if your question below was meant to...

I'm not sure if your question below was meant to addressed Wandering one (http://www.sevenforums.com/member.php?u=170110)'s comment (quoted above).



USB hubs can work well, but you are missing...
Forum: General Discussion 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 11
Views: 435
Posted By UsernameIssues
Download/save the latest version of the...

Download/save the latest version of the VideoDriver.
Uninstall the current VideoDriver.
Restart the computer.


At this point. the display should look weird.
(e.g. have a low resolution)

Can...
Forum: General Discussion 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 11
Views: 435
Posted By UsernameIssues
Can you open Notepad (without the screen going...

Can you open Notepad (without the screen going black) if you boot to the safe mode?
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 9
Views: 414
Posted By UsernameIssues
That would be tom982, ...

That would be tom982,

http://www.sevenforums.com/windows-genuine/242184-oem_slp-key-3.html#post3063077[/QUOTE]
Thanks.
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 9
Views: 414
Posted By UsernameIssues
Sadly, I don't recall who wrote it. Noel might...

Sadly, I don't recall who wrote it. Noel might know.
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 6
Views: 371
Posted By UsernameIssues
By default, MSE definition updates should...

By default, MSE definition updates should automatically update via the MSE app. Getting the latest MSE definitions via Windows Update is an optional update method... thus, those KB updates are marked...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 9
Views: 414
Posted By UsernameIssues
tns1...

tns1 (http://www.sevenforums.com/member.php?u=491079),
Some users would not install updates if MS started flagging non-genuine system via various updates. MS would rather not have infected bots...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 8
Views: 329
Posted By UsernameIssues
Send e-bay a bill for helping to cleanup...

Send e-bay a bill for helping to cleanup fraudulent listings :-)

Good luck finding a legit copy.
Forum: Installation & Setup 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 2
Views: 272
Posted By UsernameIssues
Only the first two sentences seem to apply to W7....

Only the first two sentences seem to apply to W7.

This sentence...
...and the ones after it, don't seem to be true for W7. Wisptis.exe is a part of the OS without any other software installed.
...
Forum: System Security 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 14
Views: 504
Posted By UsernameIssues
White listing (done well) is probably the best...

White listing (done well) is probably the best protection. The "Race 2 Zero" contest is sponsored by a company that makes a security app that uses White Listing. None of the malware that the...
Forum: General Discussion 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 9
Views: 835
Posted By UsernameIssues
Yes you do, it is a hidden protected operating...

Yes you do, it is a hidden protected operating system file.;)
You need to uncheck "Hide protected operating system files" in Control Panel>> Folder Options to view it/them.[/QUOTE]
I don't see...
Forum: System Security 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 14
Views: 504
Posted By UsernameIssues
How could you know that "they all get caught"?...

How could you know that "they all get caught"? Security apps are not going to alert you to unknown items/actions. McAfee's heuristics are not that good. Unknown things don't get caught:...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 10
Views: 578
Posted By UsernameIssues
You should be able to prevent that search by...

You should be able to prevent that search by disconnecting from the Internet (e.g. disable network adapter or the like). As you noted, the window states that the search is local (on this computer),...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 6
Views: 434
Posted By UsernameIssues
I'm guessing that the Author was edited out of...

I'm guessing that the Author was edited out of the screenshot by the OP; hence, the colored rectangle.
Forum: General Discussion 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 9
Views: 835
Posted By UsernameIssues
Seems odd that you don't have that hidden folder:...

Seems odd that you don't have that hidden folder:

https://blogs.technet.microsoft.com/joscon/2012/01/18/can-you-safely-delete-files-in-the-windirinstaller-directory/

Maybe you use a lot of...
Forum: System Security 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 14
Views: 504
Posted By UsernameIssues
How could you know that "they all get caught"?...

How could you know that "they all get caught"? Security apps are not going to alert you to unknown items/actions. McAfee's heuristics are not that good. Unknown things don't get caught:...
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