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Forum: System Security 16 Dec 2013
Replies: 4
Views: 2,182
Posted By frozenreads
Deleting the registry entry worked perfectly,...

Deleting the registry entry worked perfectly, thank you! You would think MSE would do this as part of its uninstall!
Forum: System Security 15 Dec 2013
Replies: 4
Views: 2,182
Posted By frozenreads
Unable to cleanly uninstall Microsoft Security Essentials

I have noticed that if you use Microsoft Security Essentials normal uninstall from add/remove programs, the program always leaves behind two folders within C:\Programdata\Microsoft: Microsoft...
Forum: Microsoft Office 24 Oct 2013
Replies: 2
Views: 1,280
Posted By frozenreads
The bug is that if you use Windows 7 to manually...

The bug is that if you use Windows 7 to manually set your file associations then the function within Microsoft Office Picture Viewer and 7-zip essentially become broken. Try it yourself, change a...
Forum: Microsoft Office 21 Oct 2013
Replies: 2
Views: 1,280
Posted By frozenreads
Microsoft Office Picture Manager - Office 07 - Broken File Types

After much messing around I have discovered that if you use Windows 7 'Associate a file type or protocol with a program' to set default programs for file types, it breaks the File Types selection...
Forum: General Discussion 24 Sep 2013
Replies: 0
Views: 319
Posted By frozenreads
Inconsistant updates of .NET 4.0???

Hi, I have noticed after much experimentation with several PC's and checking other user's PC's that the number of security updates applied through windows updates to .NET 4.0 Client are extremely...
Forum: Software 31 Aug 2013
Replies: 1
Views: 841
Posted By frozenreads
Recently opened programs in start menu stops updating???

I first noticed this issue when I did a fresh install of Windows 7 recently and I noticed that the recent programs in the start list was failing to update new programs that I opened (ones that were...
Forum: Drivers 24 Aug 2013
Replies: 17
Views: 147,936
Posted By frozenreads
Hi, I am afraid I dont have an answer, I have...

Hi, I am afraid I dont have an answer, I have noticed that certain devices seem to randomly revert the setting back to manual again. My GPS unit ALWAYS changes it, my camera and certain USB sticks...
Forum: Drivers 15 Dec 2012
Replies: 17
Views: 147,936
Posted By frozenreads
Hey, thanks for the feedback, this fixed it for...

Hey, thanks for the feedback, this fixed it for me too. I am wildly speculating here but I am guessing that upon driver installation the driver software has to switch this off to install, perhaps...
Forum: Drivers 11 Dec 2012
Replies: 17
Views: 147,936
Posted By frozenreads
My issue looks slightly different to yours but...

My issue looks slightly different to yours but perhaps with a similar symptom. This message definitely started occurring after installing this particular cameras device driver. This I confirmed by...
Forum: Drivers 11 Dec 2012
Replies: 17
Views: 147,936
Posted By frozenreads
Well after much researching I narrowed down the...

Well after much researching I narrowed down the cause of the error message. I noticed that the messages started appearing around the date I very first plugged in a friends Sony Powershot DSC-H9 and...
Forum: Drivers 08 Dec 2012
Replies: 17
Views: 147,936
Posted By frozenreads
The driver \Driver\WUDFRd failed to load for the device... error

Hi,

Since the 11/18/2012 event viewer (Event ID 219, Task Category 212) has been posting a warning:

The driver \Driver\WUDFRd failed to load for the device...
Forum: Network & Sharing 09 Oct 2012
Replies: 2
Views: 3,734
Posted By frozenreads
Hi, I am having an issue with my Sabertooth...

Hi,

I am having an issue with my Sabertooth X79, if I leave Wake on Pattern Match enabled, motherboard will randomly wake, sometimes within a few minutes of sleeping. I never actively gone out my...
Forum: Software 08 Oct 2012
Replies: 0
Views: 1,443
Posted By frozenreads
Wake on pattern match setting randomly wakes motherboard

Hi,

If I have Wake on Pattern Match enabled on my Intel Ethernet controller on my X79 Sabertooth, the board will randomly wake itself, sometimes only after a few minutes after putting it to sleep,...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 28 Sep 2012
Replies: 5
Views: 5,210
Posted By frozenreads
Hi, I dont think I am concerned enough about...

Hi,

I dont think I am concerned enough about doing all that for one tick box, I was more curious than anything.

There is nothing wrong with the USB port or chipset as every other device plugged...
Forum: Software 27 Sep 2012
Replies: 2
Views: 1,244
Posted By frozenreads
Fixed it! You have done nothing wrong, looks...

Fixed it! You have done nothing wrong, looks like yet another bizarre Windows 7 bug.

On my solid state setup I only moved My Documents/My Music/My Pictures/My Videos, so there is still a...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 26 Sep 2012
Replies: 5
Views: 5,210
Posted By frozenreads
Hi Thank you for the response, I tried it...

Hi

Thank you for the response, I tried it and its a very useful function, but it still did not fix this strange issue. By uninstalling a nonpresent device it still does not produce that 'plugged...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 24 Sep 2012
Replies: 5
Views: 5,210
Posted By frozenreads
USB device detection - Any way to reset it?

I have been wanting to find a way to reset windows 7 so when I plug in a device into a particular USB port it detects it as though for the very first time (installing device drivers message etc). ...
Forum: General Discussion 08 Sep 2012
Replies: 0
Views: 614
Posted By frozenreads
Windows search no longer categorizes files

Hi,

For some reason Windows search programs and files box no longer categorizes anything into Music/Documents/Videos etc, everything is all listed under Files? Any idea why, the only thing I have...
Forum: Software 07 Sep 2012
Replies: 2
Views: 1,244
Posted By frozenreads
Problems with windows search box finding indexed items

Hi

My current set up is to have Windows 7 Home Preimium installed on my 240gb SSD and pictures/videos/music stored on a larger standard drive. I used the location change tab on the relevant...
Forum: Backup and Restore 19 Apr 2012
Replies: 2
Views: 8,769
Posted By frozenreads
Yep tried that one.

Yep tried that one.
Forum: Backup and Restore 19 Apr 2012
Replies: 2
Views: 8,769
Posted By frozenreads
What causes Event 36, volsnap - Shadow copies failed....

Hi,

I keep noticing event viewer produces an

Event 36, volsnap - The shadow copies of volume C: were aborted because the shadow copy storage could not grow due to a user imposed limit.

I am...
Forum: Software 11 Feb 2012
Replies: 2
Views: 5,761
Posted By frozenreads
Thank you you for the informative and swift...

Thank you you for the informative and swift response, I know that Wise produce an installer so it looks like something left behind.
Forum: Software 10 Feb 2012
Replies: 2
Views: 5,761
Posted By frozenreads
Long file names in C:\windows containing WiseCustomCalla.dll??

I have noticed I have a number of long (looks like hex folders) file names contained in my C:\windows directory each containing a file WiseCustomCalla.dll. I was just curious as to what they were. ...
Forum: Backup and Restore 25 Jan 2012
Replies: 1
Views: 4,921
Posted By frozenreads
Event viewer information survives low level format! Spooky - read on!

I have replicated a strange occurrence involving event viewer data over and over in case I was going insane and I would like to share this story in case someone can explain this spooky occurrence! A...
Forum: Drivers 18 Dec 2011
Replies: 8
Views: 16,609
Posted By frozenreads
Did you ever get to the bottom of this error? I...

Did you ever get to the bottom of this error? I am experiencing the same thing, it sometimes happens when I log off and log back into my user account, but not always. The error does not appear to...
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