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Forum: Customization 08 Jun 2014
Replies: 19
Views: 1,487
Posted By UsernameIssues
Maybe we are talking about different things....

Maybe we are talking about different things. Could you show a screenshot of what you are talking about?

Before doing the steps in post#14:

321008


After doing the steps in post#14:

321009
Forum: Network & Sharing 06 Jun 2014
Replies: 19
Views: 733
Posted By UsernameIssues
Yes - a new modem would remove any filtering that...

Yes - a new modem would remove any filtering that was setup inside of the old modem. Time well tell.

MAC or IP filtering is very unlikely to be the cause - but it fits the symptoms - so I had to...
Forum: Network & Sharing 06 Jun 2014
Replies: 19
Views: 733
Posted By UsernameIssues
No - the filters are MAC address...

No - the filters are MAC address (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/MAC_address) specific.

Your laptop has a different MAC address and thus would not be filtered.
...
Forum: Customization 06 Jun 2014
Replies: 19
Views: 1,487
Posted By UsernameIssues
I'm glad that it works for you. Your batch...

I'm glad that it works for you.

Your batch file works, but it removes any local user accounts and the administrators group account from those folders. Functionally, that is fine. But I did not...
Forum: System Security 06 Jun 2014
Replies: 20
Views: 1,064
Posted By UsernameIssues
The last major malware that I cleaned up after...

The last major malware that I cleaned up after deleted every file that a user would normally open: It put itself in place of those deleted files.

.doc, .xls, .ppt, .txt, jpg, pdf... files were...
Forum: Network & Sharing 06 Jun 2014
Replies: 19
Views: 733
Posted By UsernameIssues
When I asked if her computer was behind a NAT - I...

When I asked if her computer was behind a NAT - I was grasping at the very unlikely possibility that someone on the internet broke into her old modem and setup a filter that only allows traffic...
Forum: Network & Sharing 06 Jun 2014
Replies: 19
Views: 733
Posted By UsernameIssues
I would not expect power issues to manifest...

I would not expect power issues to manifest themselves that way.

When you took the computer back to her home the first time, did it turn into a pumpkin right away or hours later?
Forum: Media Center 06 Jun 2014
Replies: 3
Views: 871
Posted By UsernameIssues
Given the correct codec, Windows Media Player has...

Given the correct codec, Windows Media Player has played every single file format that I've thrown at it.

That said, I use MPC if I want to move frame by frame thru a video.

andrew129260...
Forum: Network & Sharing 06 Jun 2014
Replies: 19
Views: 733
Posted By UsernameIssues
It is possible to have a NAT in a modem and the...

It is possible to have a NAT in a modem and the new one probably does.

If you get the chance, please write down the new modem's brand/model info.


While you are there:
You might also want to...
Forum: Customization 06 Jun 2014
Replies: 19
Views: 1,487
Posted By UsernameIssues
Okay, we have heard from ThrashZone...

Okay, we have heard from ThrashZone (http://www.sevenforums.com/members/thrashzone.html).

andrew129260 (http://www.sevenforums.com/members/andrew129260.html) & Windows Sniper...
Forum: General Discussion 05 Jun 2014
Replies: 53
Views: 1,624
Posted By UsernameIssues
That folder is located here: ...

That folder is located here:
...\Windows\Downloaded Program Files

I've never seen 100GB in that folder. (See the OP for that figure.)

I'm pretty sure that the thread is talking about the...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 05 Jun 2014
Replies: 4
Views: 737
Posted By UsernameIssues
Back up your data/files first. It is a major...

Back up your data/files first.
It is a major update.
Stuff happens.
Learn how to install Windows 7 Service Pack 1 (SP1)...
Forum: General Discussion 05 Jun 2014
Replies: 14
Views: 546
Posted By UsernameIssues
Sure you could have :-) 320554 I don't...

Sure you could have :-)

320554

I don't do the "take ownership thing" often enough to want it on my context menu, but I do understand the convenience of having it there for some users.
Forum: Software 05 Jun 2014
Replies: 12
Views: 883
Posted By UsernameIssues
There is no reason to doubt that the SURT is not...

There is no reason to doubt that the SURT is not on your system. But there is no harm in installing it again. Please repeat the same steps that you did before and document it with screenshots. I...
Forum: General Discussion 05 Jun 2014
Replies: 14
Views: 546
Posted By UsernameIssues
Does taking ownership of the drive do something...

Does taking ownership of the drive do something different than taking ownership of the folder of interest?
(I'm really asking. I've never had to take ownership of an entire drive.)
Forum: News 05 Jun 2014
Replies: 27
Views: 1,793
Posted By UsernameIssues
The SATA Express connector is shown on page 2: ...

The SATA Express connector is shown on page 2:
Asus Z97-A puts Intel's 9 Series chipset through its paces ? The Register...
Forum: General Discussion 05 Jun 2014
Replies: 14
Views: 546
Posted By UsernameIssues
Try Unlocker ...

Try Unlocker (http://www.sevenforums.com/general-discussion/320820-impossible-delete-leftover-folders.html#post2680113)or boot to another OS (like Linux Mint (http://www.linuxmint.com/download.php))...
Forum: Customization 05 Jun 2014
Replies: 19
Views: 1,487
Posted By UsernameIssues
It is possible to have the list of recent...

It is possible to have the list of recent programs and not have the extended menu.

I would rather exhaust all other avenues before I document how I managed that.

Let's wait and see if others in...
Forum: Customization 05 Jun 2014
Replies: 19
Views: 1,487
Posted By UsernameIssues
Doing what i suggested and the second link that...

Doing what i suggested and the second link that andrew129260 provided will disable the jump lists.[/QUOTE]
It does not work for me. It does not work for the OP. Do you have a place were you can test...
Forum: Software 04 Jun 2014
Replies: 12
Views: 883
Posted By UsernameIssues
It certainly looks that way: 320486 ...

It certainly looks that way:

320486

320487
Forum: General Discussion 04 Jun 2014
Replies: 12
Views: 900
Posted By UsernameIssues
That last recovery discs that I got from Toshiba...

That last recovery discs that I got from Toshiba had the OS and drivers on one disc and the bloat on the second disc. I did not use the second disc. Your mileage may vary.
Forum: Software 04 Jun 2014
Replies: 12
Views: 883
Posted By UsernameIssues
I'm not sure that I understand what you are...

I'm not sure that I understand what you are asking - so I'm just going to ramble on a bit and hope that one or more of the things that I say helps you out.


There is no need* to save a copy of...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 04 Jun 2014
Replies: 22
Views: 1,151
Posted By UsernameIssues
You can try the read-only file attribute. Or...

You can try the read-only file attribute.

Or we can try and find the offending app using process monitor and maybe a script.
Forum: Browsers & Mail 04 Jun 2014
Replies: 21
Views: 1,445
Posted By UsernameIssues
If only we knew why that link played using HTML5...

If only we knew why that link played using HTML5 on your wife's user account.

Maybe Google knows who not to mess with :-)
Forum: Browsers & Mail 04 Jun 2014
Replies: 21
Views: 1,445
Posted By UsernameIssues
I could not stop Flash from playing videos on...

I could not stop Flash from playing videos on YouTube. I had to disable it to get it to stop loading. This was true for the few computers that I tested and for every account tested.

Maybe Google...
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