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Forum: Browsers & Mail 08 Dec 2013
Replies: 2
Views: 1,008
Posted By KenY7744
Thanks for the response to my query. I...

Thanks for the response to my query.

I tried the suggestions for bringing an off-screen window back on screen via phone with client, but it did not appear that the windows were off-screen, as...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 07 Dec 2013
Replies: 2
Views: 1,008
Posted By KenY7744
IE 11 opens in taskbar, but unable to see the IE window on screen

I have a client with Win7 Home Premium 64-bit on a HP desktop about 2 years old.

Clicking the IE icon will start the app, and it shows as an active icon in the taskbar. However, clicking on...
Forum: Network & Sharing 18 Oct 2011
Replies: 4
Views: 2,553
Posted By KenY7744
Frequent Loss of Internet Connection

On both my laptop and my desktop PC, I frequently lose my internet connection. It's shown as a yellow triangle with a "!"

I also experience a lack of internet connection when restarting my...
Forum: Sound & Audio 05 Oct 2011
Replies: 20
Views: 15,229
Posted By KenY7744
: No sound from internet, but have system sounds

Thanks for your suggestions Graemzy.

When I went into the Services, both audio items were already running.

So.. it's definitely off to buy a new PC soon.

:cry:
Forum: Sound & Audio 03 Oct 2011
Replies: 20
Views: 15,229
Posted By KenY7744
RE: No sound from internet, but have system sounds

Thanks for the tip, Graemzy. If my client hasn't bought her new PC yet, I'll give it a try. I'll post something here if it works.

Yeah, I'd love to know what's causing this weird behavior. I've...
Forum: Sound & Audio 01 Oct 2011
Replies: 20
Views: 15,229
Posted By KenY7744
Thanks for your offer to remote in to look at the...

Thanks for your offer to remote in to look at the PC in question.

We've pretty much arrived at the conclusion that it's a lost cause, and rather than spend more time (=money) trying to resolve...
Forum: Sound & Audio 27 Sep 2011
Replies: 20
Views: 15,229
Posted By KenY7744
RE: No sound from internet, but have system sounds

In response to the suggestion that I look at the mixer. Firefox Plugin Container is not one of the sliders in the mixer. Also, the sound problem is the same in IE9 and IE8, and Chrome as well.

In...
Forum: Sound & Audio 26 Sep 2011
Replies: 20
Views: 15,229
Posted By KenY7744
RE: No sound from internet, but have system sounds

OK. I am humbled. I stand corrected and apologize for the attitude. (I was acting on information given by someone else who claims to have installed a 64 bit version of Win7 on a 32 bit machine, and...
Forum: Sound & Audio 24 Sep 2011
Replies: 20
Views: 15,229
Posted By KenY7744
No sound from internet, but have system sounds

Are you sure about that? Because it's a 7-year-old DELL (pretty sure that preceeds 64-bit processors), and it does have a 32-bit processor (Pentium 2.6GHz) and the system properties screen does show...
Forum: Sound & Audio 23 Sep 2011
Replies: 20
Views: 15,229
Posted By KenY7744
No sound from internet, but have system sounds

I'm working on a rebuild of an old Dell. I disabled the onboard sound, and installed several different PCI sound cards. The system is not my main system, but a spare. It's a 32-bit processor, but...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 07 Sep 2011
Replies: 3
Views: 1,846
Posted By KenY7744
BTW, the OS is Windows 7 Home Premium.

BTW, the OS is Windows 7 Home Premium.
Forum: Hardware & Devices 07 Sep 2011
Replies: 3
Views: 1,846
Posted By KenY7744
Unable to shrink 1.5Tb drive smaller than 651Gb

I just purchased a new HP Pavillion with a 1.5 Tb drive. I want to shrink the C: drive down to about 100Gb, and create other drive letters, with roughly 500Gb, 500Gb and 400Gb.

I went into Disk...
Forum: Drivers 06 Sep 2011
Replies: 3
Views: 4,019
Posted By KenY7744
Need 64-bit driver for HP DJ855C or HP PSC1315

I've had an HP Deskjet 855C for about 18 years, and it's been a great printer. But I just got a Win7 64-bit PC and now I can't use this old workhorse because I can't find a 64-bit driver for it.
...
Forum: Sound & Audio 01 Sep 2011
Replies: 1
Views: 1,833
Posted By KenY7744
No sound when online in Firefox and IE9

I just installed Win7 Pro 64 on my Dell, after having increased mem to 4Gb. I do have sound for system events and when playing MP3 files from Windows Media Player, but when trying to watch YouTube...
Forum: Backup and Restore 27 Dec 2010
Replies: 4
Views: 18,628
Posted By KenY7744
My problem resolved - free, simple, included in Win7

It's amazing that all the suggestions I received were for utilities that either cost money for what I needed to do, did not do what I wanted to do, or used UNIX or some other OS that I don't use.
...
Forum: Backup and Restore 24 Dec 2010
Replies: 4
Views: 18,628
Posted By KenY7744
Unfortunately, the free version doesn't

Thanks for your suggestion. Unfortunately, the free version doesn't convert dynamic partitions to basic disks.

Any other FREE utils out there that can totally reformat the drive and zap that...
Forum: Backup and Restore 23 Dec 2010
Replies: 4
Views: 18,628
Posted By KenY7744
How To Remove Recovery partition

I have the 320Gb HD which came in my Dell, but I have replaced it with a 1TB drive which has my Win7 OS on it. I'd like to reformat the 320, but there is a small partition which has the original Dell...
Forum: Network & Sharing 10 Dec 2010
Replies: 2
Views: 794
Posted By KenY7744
No internet connection when rebooting

I just installed Win7 Enterprise to a raw 1TB HD. Every time I reboot, I get no internet connection. Clicking on the troubleshooting link will fix the problem, but next time I reboot, no internet...
Forum: General Discussion 02 Jun 2010
Replies: 2
Views: 3,279
Posted By KenY7744
Of course, Windows is always doing updates, so...

Of course, Windows is always doing updates, so the answer to your question is probably yes, but I'm not sure exactly when the problem first manifested.

I did install several programs in the past...
Forum: General Discussion 02 Jun 2010
Replies: 2
Views: 3,279
Posted By KenY7744
Windows Explorer doesn't update view when moving or deleting files

This behavior just started within the past week or so. When I delete or move files in Windows Explorer, the files just stay in the right-hand pane. They DO get deleted or moved, but I have to hit F5...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 08 Apr 2010
Replies: 9
Views: 2,457
Posted By KenY7744
Thanks for staying with this issue, Saltgrass. ...

Thanks for staying with this issue, Saltgrass.

In disk management, I can right click and get the properties, which is shown on the screenshot. If I try to choose "EXPLORE" from the context menu,...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 07 Apr 2010
Replies: 9
Views: 2,457
Posted By KenY7744
Thanks for your response to my query, Saltgrass. ...

Thanks for your response to my query, Saltgrass.

I can see the drive and all partitions in Disk Management.

As far as I know, there is no software locking the drive.

I can't remember for...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 07 Apr 2010
Replies: 9
Views: 2,457
Posted By KenY7744
External Drive Not Available

I have an external WD 1Tb drive which is split into 2 500Gb partitions. This was done in WinXP. Both partitions are visible and accessible in WinXP Pro.

I recently installed Win7 on a new...
Forum: General Discussion 07 Apr 2010
Replies: 6
Views: 1,453
Posted By KenY7744
Why don't folders expand when I click like in XP

When in Windows Explorer in XP, when you click on a folder in the left-hand pane, it would expand.

How do I make it do this in Win7?

Thanks,
Ken
Forum: Network & Sharing 07 Apr 2010
Replies: 3
Views: 2,356
Posted By KenY7744
Thanks

Thanks for your speedy response to my query, Jonathan.

I was able to apply your suggestions and they appear to have resolved the problem.

I tried to do the same in my XP system, but I was...
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