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Forum: General Discussion 5 Days Ago
Replies: 6
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Posted By sargan
They wouldn't be ... the specs in profile refer...

They wouldn't be ... the specs in profile refer to home PC ... this issue is with my laptop, that is why I put details in first line of post.
I'm happy to supply any further details if required.
Forum: General Discussion 5 Days Ago
Replies: 6
Views: 431
Posted By sargan
Spec is as in op for this thread - W7 64 bit...

Spec is as in op for this thread - W7 64 bit professional SP1

It's a Dell E7240 Latitude laptop
Forum: General Discussion 5 Days Ago
Replies: 6
Views: 431
Posted By sargan
No that is not t he case ... it happens everyday...

No that is not t he case ... it happens everyday ... and machine is shutdown each day .............so it is not a reboot issue.

This morning happened about 5mins after switch on .... first...
Forum: General Discussion 5 Days Ago
Replies: 6
Views: 431
Posted By sargan
Views not refereshing

W7 64 bit Professional SP1

Noticed that if ai am in any explorer window and I delete a file ... it still shows ...
If I try to delete or access I get file not found msg ... but it still shows....
Forum: Installation & Setup 03 Nov 2014
Replies: 5
Views: 697
Posted By sargan
I followed the procedure in the url in the 3rd...

I followed the procedure in the url in the 3rd line of post ...
i.e left user profile on C:\ but changed location of Mydocs, My pics folders etc.

i.e.:...
Forum: Installation & Setup 02 Nov 2014
Replies: 5
Views: 697
Posted By sargan
Windows doesn't start files on double click

I have recently carried out clean install of OS. on C:\

My documents, videos, pictures etc are on E:\
Locations are set correctly as...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 22 Oct 2014
Replies: 6
Views: 527
Posted By sargan
De-installed IE and Adobe reader XI ...

De-installed IE and Adobe reader XI
reinstalled both ... and now working ........... and this was a clean OS install last week ?
Forum: Browsers & Mail 22 Oct 2014
Replies: 6
Views: 527
Posted By sargan
I did look under 'all add-ons' Nothing shows...

I did look under 'all add-ons'
Nothing shows for Adobe other than Flash.
Forum: Browsers & Mail 22 Oct 2014
Replies: 6
Views: 527
Posted By sargan
No Adobe Plugin installed in IE

W7 64 bit Ultimate
I have Adobe Reader installed and running fine on my PC (Adobe Reader XI - latest)

It also works fine within Firefox .. plugin installed, enabled & working

However due to a...
Forum: Installation & Setup 11 Oct 2014
Replies: 2
Views: 456
Posted By sargan
option 1 & 2 made no difference - it showed I was...

option 1 & 2 made no difference - it showed I was alreday owner.
Had to use 3rd option - that worked.

Thanks
Forum: Installation & Setup 11 Oct 2014
Replies: 2
Views: 456
Posted By sargan
Unable to delete a file

After advice have carried out full clean install of W7 64 bit

Profiles left in default location on C:\

The old profile was on E:\

I am unable to delete that folder .... went through it a...
Forum: Network & Sharing 08 Oct 2014
Replies: 7
Views: 488
Posted By sargan
It shows in Windows as NTFS ... but that is not...

It shows in Windows as NTFS ... but that is not correct.
I put HD in the PC, and windows does not recognise it ...
Used DiskInternals Linux Reader and that does see the HD and allow me to look at...
Forum: Network & Sharing 07 Oct 2014
Replies: 7
Views: 488
Posted By sargan
No luck on that ... the D-Link users forum shows...

No luck on that ... the D-Link users forum shows posts on how you can hack the LINUX system to add a recycle bin ... but not done that.
Forum: Network & Sharing 07 Oct 2014
Replies: 7
Views: 488
Posted By sargan
This is my backup drive(s) .. I accidentally...

This is my backup drive(s) .. I accidentally deleted one of the folders with historical backups
Forum: Network & Sharing 07 Oct 2014
Replies: 7
Views: 488
Posted By sargan
Can I undelete a file on NAS drive?

I have a D-Link 323 2 bay NAS drive - mapped to my W7 64bit PC

I accidentally deleted a couple of files :( ... I ceased further activity to avoid overwrite ... are there any utilities to allow...
Forum: Installation & Setup 23 Sep 2014
Replies: 17
Views: 681
Posted By sargan
I have used "Give Away of the Day" for many years...

I have used "Give Away of the Day" for many years .... probably install and keep 4 or 5 a year.
All genuine apps, virus free. eg.

Engelman - VideoMizer
Aomei - Backup
Easus- Partition...
Forum: Installation & Setup 23 Sep 2014
Replies: 17
Views: 681
Posted By sargan
I cant even get step #4 of copy profile E to C. ...

I cant even get step #4 of copy profile E to C.
It gets underway and for several minutes copies files happily, then it comes across some it can't copy .. and advises it needs administrator...
Forum: Installation & Setup 22 Sep 2014
Replies: 17
Views: 681
Posted By sargan
I lose a lot of Apps each time, I have a number...

I lose a lot of Apps each time, I have a number of free apps, licensed on the day ... ( Give away of the day) you can't retrospectively install them, so a clean install loses me programs.
Hence...
Forum: Installation & Setup 22 Sep 2014
Replies: 17
Views: 681
Posted By sargan
will this lose me all my installed apps ?...

will this lose me all my installed apps ? .......... I'm guessing so.

That is what takes the time .... days to get apps installed & working again.
Forum: Installation & Setup 22 Sep 2014
Replies: 17
Views: 681
Posted By sargan
I thought I would try one more approach ... steps...

I thought I would try one more approach ... steps were going to be ... rename current profile ... on E:\users\ edit Regedit etc., and rename it (RICK-old)
Then move it to C:\users\
Then once all...
Forum: Installation & Setup 21 Sep 2014
Replies: 17
Views: 681
Posted By sargan
Do you mean install as upgrade, or as a clean...

Do you mean install as upgrade, or as a clean install?
Forum: Installation & Setup 20 Sep 2014
Replies: 17
Views: 681
Posted By sargan
I did .. It fails on the 'paste' profile onto...

I did ..
It fails on the 'paste' profile onto c:\users
Detects there is profile of same name .. and asks if you want to merge etc.
That is what I did .. but several files would nog copy across ......
Forum: Installation & Setup 20 Sep 2014
Replies: 17
Views: 681
Posted By sargan
Exactly. Following the instructions in the...

Exactly. Following the instructions in the tutorial to the letter is the only way to get this solved. Keep in your mind that our tutorials only work if the instructions are followed without any "Oh I...
Forum: Installation & Setup 20 Sep 2014
Replies: 17
Views: 681
Posted By sargan
Not trying to be difficult - I started this in...

Not trying to be difficult - I started this in separate thread as to use KARI's comment "this thread of yours has gone a bit off topic or at least expanded the topic beyong your original issue."
...
Forum: Installation & Setup 20 Sep 2014
Replies: 17
Views: 681
Posted By sargan
Can't move user profiles

Guys ... opening this as separate thread as previous one took a direction of its own.

Scenario
As per Tutorial moved my profiles off the C:\...
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