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Forum: General Discussion 27 Feb 2013
Replies: 16
Views: 2,496
Posted By chillz
Your open program and pinned icons are using...

Your open program and pinned icons are using Large icons. Your toolbar icons are still using small icons. If you right click in the toolbar (unlock taskbar first if it's locked), View, Large icons....
Forum: General Discussion 26 Feb 2013
Replies: 16
Views: 2,496
Posted By chillz
Brink: thanks it looks like a nice program. It...

Brink: thanks it looks like a nice program. It would be very useful if I have lots of shortcuts. I will definitely keep it in mind.


DavidW7ncus: it doesn't work. It has the same problem as the...
Forum: General Discussion 23 Feb 2013
Replies: 16
Views: 2,496
Posted By chillz
I've tried using it vertically but it's hard. I'm...

I've tried using it vertically but it's hard. I'm just soooo used to having the taskbar on the bottom. Been using almost every version of Windows since '95 and it's always been on the bottom.

I...
Forum: General Discussion 22 Feb 2013
Replies: 16
Views: 2,496
Posted By chillz
I think I've verified that there is some kind of...

I think I've verified that there is some kind of bug with the quick launch bar. I was messing around with the taskbar--moving it to the different sides of my screen, resizing the taskbar, resizing...
Forum: General Discussion 21 Dec 2012
Replies: 15
Views: 20,599
Posted By chillz
Well that didn't really answer my questions but...

Well that didn't really answer my questions but if it's not abnormal to use that much memory then I guess nothing's wrong. Thanks.
Forum: General Discussion 20 Dec 2012
Replies: 15
Views: 20,599
Posted By chillz
I know I have enough memory but I guess I'm more...

I know I have enough memory but I guess I'm more interested in why dwm.exe is using so much more RAM than it's supposed to on my pc.

Is dwm.exe supposed to release memory after you close windows?...
Forum: General Discussion 20 Dec 2012
Replies: 15
Views: 20,599
Posted By chillz
I think it's been this way for awhile. I don't...

I think it's been this way for awhile. I don't believe any programs are running in the background. This happens even when I haven't installed anything. I don't know how to interpret the info but I'll...
Forum: General Discussion 20 Dec 2012
Replies: 15
Views: 20,599
Posted By chillz
dwm.exe high memory usage normal?

Whenever I check my task manager periodically I notice the dwm.exe process (Desktop Window Manager) always uses lots of memory. I searched around and found that 30-50 MB RAM usage is normal but mine...
Forum: General Discussion 04 Oct 2012
Replies: 28
Views: 2,106
Posted By chillz
I wasn't sure if 400 watts was going to be enough...

I wasn't sure if 400 watts was going to be enough for the video card I was buying so I bought a higher capacity one just to be safe.
Forum: General Discussion 03 Oct 2012
Replies: 28
Views: 2,106
Posted By chillz
You can find a perfectly good PSU for $40 if you...

You can find a perfectly good PSU for $40 if you know what and where to buy. I bought a Antec NEO ECO 400C 400 watt PSU for $30. (But I ended up returning it and getting the 620 watt version)
Forum: General Discussion 02 Oct 2012
Replies: 28
Views: 2,106
Posted By chillz
I had a freezing problem on my computer that went...

I had a freezing problem on my computer that went on for a few months, up until a few weeks ago when I finally discovered what was causing it. It was hard to diagnose because it didn't happen right...
Forum: General Discussion 29 Sep 2012
Replies: 16
Views: 2,496
Posted By chillz
Ya I think it's because of the space in between...

Ya I think it's because of the space in between the two rows. If they made it narrower it would fit. That's why Microsoft is stupid! Sorry but I feel like hating Microsoft today :)
Forum: General Discussion 29 Sep 2012
Replies: 16
Views: 2,496
Posted By chillz
It's stupid because you can clearly see there is...

It's stupid because you can clearly see there is room for the icons to go on the bottom. Lazy programming by Microsoft, as usual.
Forum: General Discussion 29 Sep 2012
Replies: 16
Views: 2,496
Posted By chillz
Yes I'm using large icons for taskbar buttons. I...

Yes I'm using large icons for taskbar buttons. I tested it with small icons just to see and it didn't make a difference. I'm aware that I can make the quick launch icons small also but like I said...
Forum: Customization 29 Sep 2012
Replies: 7
Views: 1,466
Posted By chillz
I've already done the Mouse Hover time hack. It...

I've already done the Mouse Hover time hack. It doesn't work for pinned icons. Can someone verify this?
Forum: General Discussion 29 Sep 2012
Replies: 16
Views: 2,496
Posted By chillz
Quick Launch Bar: icons don't wrap even though there is room

I created a quick launch bar for the taskbar. My taskbar is two rows high. When the icons reach the border it's supposed to wrap to the next row below it but it doesn't do this even though there is...
Forum: Customization 28 Sep 2012
Replies: 7
Views: 1,466
Posted By chillz
No that didn't work either.

No that didn't work either.
Forum: Customization 22 Sep 2012
Replies: 7
Views: 1,466
Posted By chillz
I already referenced that page in my original...

I already referenced that page in my original post. It doesn't work for the pinned icons' tooltip display, which is what I'm trying to change.
Forum: Customization 20 Sep 2012
Replies: 7
Views: 1,466
Posted By chillz
anyone?

anyone?
Forum: Hardware & Devices 18 Sep 2012
Replies: 12
Views: 7,915
Posted By chillz
I was looking for an answer to this too and the...

I was looking for an answer to this too and the only thing I came across is this post here Prevent mouse to turn on monitor - Windows - Super User...
Forum: Tutorials 09 Sep 2012
Replies: 26
Views: 124,483
Posted By chillz
Thank you Brink :)

Thank you Brink :)
Forum: Tutorials 08 Sep 2012
Replies: 26
Views: 124,483
Posted By chillz
Can someone tell me what the default setting for...

Can someone tell me what the default setting for the Program Compatibility Assistant Service is? I was thinking about turning it off so I disabled it but then decided against it and now I can't...
Forum: Customization 12 Jul 2012
Replies: 1
Views: 9,329
Posted By chillz
Tip to bypass UAC prompt w/ Task Scheduler AND focus the window

Just wanted to pass on this tip I found since it was hard to come by (only saw it in on one site).

Many of us know the trick about creating a shortcut with administrator privileges through the...
Forum: Customization 11 Jul 2012
Replies: 6
Views: 2,199
Posted By chillz
k thx MilesAhead

k thx MilesAhead
Forum: Customization 09 Jul 2012
Replies: 7
Views: 1,466
Posted By chillz
Change tooltip display time for pinned icons

I find the time it takes to display the tooltip for pinned icons on the taskbar is too long. It's over a second. Does anyone know how to change it? I did the MouseHoverTime registry hack found here...
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