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Forum: Network & Sharing 24 Apr 2013
Replies: 0
Views: 694
Posted By dockster
Shortening Wireless Scan interval to connect to network

Have a unique situation. Placing a PC inside an elevator. Wifi Access Point is on first floor. We want the computer to re-connect to the access point every time it comes to First Floor. We test...
Forum: Software 06 Mar 2013
Replies: 3
Views: 960
Posted By dockster
That doesn't help. I mentioned that hiding them...

That doesn't help. I mentioned that hiding them using that customize option results in an arrow in the system tray which still shows the icon .
Forum: Software 06 Mar 2013
Replies: 3
Views: 960
Posted By dockster
How to hide an application icon from the System Tray?

Hi. See attached screen clip. I am trying to hide and remove the last icon closest to the clock (Ring Central Call Controller) from the system tray when the Application is running. The program...
Forum: Installation & Setup 27 Oct 2011
Replies: 11
Views: 5,547
Posted By dockster
New SATA Controller Card, Windows wont boot, how to load drivers?

Quick summary: SATA Controllers on motherboard are not working. Ordered and installed a PCI-E SATA Controller Card. Connected Hard Drive & DVD Drive to new card ports. Upon attempting to boot...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 10 Feb 2011
Replies: 17
Views: 3,320
Posted By dockster
I have 3 non security updates. I installed them...

I have 3 non security updates. I installed them all, and then I started getting windows genuine validation errors from MSE, even though my Win7 Ultimate copy was direct from MSFT.

I rolled back...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 02 Jan 2011
Replies: 3
Views: 7,135
Posted By dockster
No I haven't been able to get it to work. I got...

No I haven't been able to get it to work. I got what I wanted (log out @ 15 minutes idle) using a program / screen saver called screen saver operations.
Forum: General Discussion 20 Dec 2010
Replies: 1
Views: 3,522
Posted By dockster
Need help setting Standby/Sleep from Welcome or Logon Screen

Managing 4 PC's in a common use area. The PC's are set to log out after 15 minutes of idle. At this welcome screen though, I'd like to set the PC's to go into standby after 20 minutes. What...
Forum: System Security 13 Oct 2010
Replies: 46
Views: 9,947
Posted By dockster
I saw no mention of a WGA Validator. Did you do...

I saw no mention of a WGA Validator. Did you do an update or a first time install?

That was the only time I saw something about a validation check.

Weird[/QUOTE]

You're correct :)

The...
Forum: System Security 13 Oct 2010
Replies: 46
Views: 9,947
Posted By dockster
Includes some type of WGA

This update includes some type of genuine validation check. One of my systems did not pass (ironically its a windows ultimate rec'd directly from MS). I rolled back via System Restore Points and...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 21 Sep 2010
Replies: 9
Views: 25,274
Posted By dockster
I know the last time the poster above posted, it...

I know the last time the poster above posted, it was deleted. Mods, please don't delete. I tried it, its actually a good program and is freeware.
Forum: Free Developer Programs and Projects 09 Sep 2010
Replies: 211
Views: 62,351
Posted By dockster
The program does not have a command line option...

The program does not have a command line option but it does have an auto activate option. So when the program is being run it automatically activates.

And yes there will be an idle module in...
Forum: Free Developer Programs and Projects 08 Sep 2010
Replies: 211
Views: 62,351
Posted By dockster
is there a command line function for the program?...

is there a command line function for the program? Can I load it on startup via command line execution and have it, for example, restart (or log out) upon 30 minutes of idle activity? Looks like idle...
Forum: Drivers 09 Aug 2010
Replies: 0
Views: 1,914
Posted By dockster
Scan & Printer Drivers for Epson ICS 1000

I'm trying to help a friend who is a computer novice. He bought a new Dell Laptop with Windows 7 and he has an old Epson ICS 1000 Printer / Scanner / Copier.

Epson doesn't have any drivers for...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 16 Jul 2010
Replies: 9
Views: 25,274
Posted By dockster
In case someone else searches, please see the...

In case someone else searches, please see the solution below:
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 16 Jul 2010
Replies: 18
Views: 34,148
Posted By dockster
Finally got this fixed, in case others search for...

Finally got this fixed, in case others search for this. I did not have to uninstall MSE or Returnil. Not sure which of the following steps actually takes care of the issue, but I did all of them...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 15 Jul 2010
Replies: 18
Views: 34,148
Posted By dockster
What is 3p antivirus? The only security software...

What is 3p antivirus? The only security software installed is Microsoft Security Essentials.

Other programs installed:

Returnil (deactivated for windows update) - antivirus part not enabled...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 15 Jul 2010
Replies: 18
Views: 34,148
Posted By dockster
Windows Update Error Code 80070643

I am trying to update 4 identical PC's. They are Win 7 x64 Home Premium.

I am getting the following error on ALL the pc's -- they haven't been updated since February, 2010. Code 80070643. The...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 15 Jul 2010
Replies: 8
Views: 2,240
Posted By dockster
How do you get the "Folder" in the send to menu? ...

How do you get the "Folder" in the send to menu? That's what I'm looking for - send (move/copy) to any folder.
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 15 Jul 2010
Replies: 7
Views: 58,105
Posted By dockster
Autohost -- Thank you for that information. I...

Autohost -- Thank you for that information. I made the change. However, the settings for the screensaver (force logoff, delay) do not save.

Is there a solution for that?

I wish MS would...
Forum: Free Developer Programs and Projects 15 Jul 2010
Replies: 211
Views: 62,351
Posted By dockster
Update?

What happened to this program development? Stalled? or done?

Just wondering...haven't seen any posts in a few months.
Forum: System Security 13 May 2010
Replies: 208
Views: 32,031
Posted By dockster
Yes now MSE has been updating itself without...

Yes now MSE has been updating itself without having Windows Update pop up an annoying daily popup reminder. Looks like MS changed this internally because my MSE version is still the same. So its...
Forum: System Security 30 Apr 2010
Replies: 208
Views: 32,031
Posted By dockster
Wow this thread went dead. Just wanted to...

Wow this thread went dead.

Just wanted to update that recently, MSE has been updating itself w/o Windows Update annoying me each morning with an update. My MSE version is still 1.0.1961.0 but it...
Forum: Free Developer Programs and Projects 05 Apr 2010
Replies: 211
Views: 62,351
Posted By dockster
Idle usage?

I downloaded the latest alpha release. I was wondering, I'm trying to get it to log out after there is no user input (basically mouse or keyboard input) for say 15 minutes.

How would I set that...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 18 Mar 2010
Replies: 25
Views: 8,899
Posted By dockster
Just to close out the thread, I gave up on this. ...

Just to close out the thread, I gave up on this. I rolled back the system (System Restore) to when I first configured the machines. I had to reinstall Microsoft Security Essentials and Returnil,...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 17 Mar 2010
Replies: 25
Views: 8,899
Posted By dockster
OK well I have only the HP Recovery Discs. Any...

OK well I have only the HP Recovery Discs. Any way to just 'repair' the OS without losing my customizations? I have not further restricted this particular machine in any way.
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