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Forum: Browsers & Mail 21 Jun 2016
Replies: 1
Views: 282
Posted By hlouise
Windows Live Mail 2009 - change coming end of June

Windows live mail 2012 will no longer synchronize e-mails effective the end of June. From what I understand it will not affect Outlook, 2010, 2013 or 2016. Does anyone know whether it will affect...
Forum: General Discussion 26 Jan 2016
Replies: 21
Views: 1,146
Posted By hlouise
Wayne, I think you solved the problem. I...

Wayne, I think you solved the problem. I followed your instructions and so far so good. I don't understand how I got a screen saver because I just changed my desk top picture. I won't click on...
Forum: General Discussion 25 Jan 2016
Replies: 21
Views: 1,146
Posted By hlouise
MeOnMine, I followed your instructions, finally...

MeOnMine, I followed your instructions, finally able to do a system file check, but no problems showed up. I am back to zero for solving this. Looks like I will have to live with it. Computer...
Forum: General Discussion 25 Jan 2016
Replies: 21
Views: 1,146
Posted By hlouise
I found out how to change my name to...

I found out how to change my name to Administrator, now I have to log in with my password when I boot up! For the time being I am going to just live with the problem. I have spent many hours...
Forum: General Discussion 25 Jan 2016
Replies: 21
Views: 1,146
Posted By hlouise
After an hour this a.m. I finally found the...

After an hour this a.m. I finally found the command prompt to do a System File Check. Typed in sfc... and got the message you must be an administrator to use. I am the only user of this computer...
Forum: General Discussion 24 Jan 2016
Replies: 21
Views: 1,146
Posted By hlouise
I am getting more confused and I am confusing...

I am getting more confused and I am confusing everyone who is trying to help me. Sorry - I am a senior. Anyway after I clicked on "Show hidden folders" I did a search and finally 2015_12_13 came up....
Forum: General Discussion 24 Jan 2016
Replies: 21
Views: 1,146
Posted By hlouise
Roy, I went to control panel, view, show hidden...

Roy, I went to control panel, view, show hidden files, apply, OK - I do not see "User Folder" so cannot right click and delete. What am I missing?
Forum: General Discussion 24 Jan 2016
Replies: 21
Views: 1,146
Posted By hlouise
Wayne, you are right, I am referring to desktop,...

Wayne, you are right, I am referring to desktop, not screen saver. I did as you suggested, but I am still getting the same message after clicking on "Sadie". I do not have a folder the message is...
Forum: General Discussion 23 Jan 2016
Replies: 21
Views: 1,146
Posted By hlouise
I am still working on this problem. I have tried...

I am still working on this problem. I have tried numerous times to just delete the folder "2015_12_15", but I cannot find the folder anywhere. I don't know why my computer is looking for photos in...
Forum: Microsoft Office 22 Jan 2016
Replies: 3
Views: 522
Posted By hlouise
I did try the MS Office Repair and it worked! I...

I did try the MS Office Repair and it worked! I spent all morning trying to fix this, using help in start menu and googling it and could not find a solution. As far as uninstalling the program and...
Forum: Microsoft Office 22 Jan 2016
Replies: 3
Views: 522
Posted By hlouise
Cannot open MS Word or Excel

Tried application manager which states MS Office programs & updates are downloading in the background - also says "done:". Nothing is done because it is not working. I did a restore because I...
Forum: General Discussion 22 Dec 2015
Replies: 21
Views: 1,146
Posted By hlouise
Yes, my screen saver has the picture I want. I...

Yes, my screen saver has the picture I want. I do not have any other pictures on my screen saver.
Forum: General Discussion 22 Dec 2015
Replies: 21
Views: 1,146
Posted By hlouise
pbcopter, you are right, I did use the picture...

pbcopter, you are right, I did use the picture for my screen saver, but I do not find an empty folder. The picture is still shown in "my pictures" and "pictures", though I changed the name from...
Forum: General Discussion 21 Dec 2015
Replies: 21
Views: 1,146
Posted By hlouise
Delete message from desktop

Yesterday I deleted some pictures on my computer. Now when I turn on the computer or click "enter" if it goes into sleep mode, I get the message "There are no pictures in...
Forum: System Security 27 Jun 2014
Replies: 3
Views: 1,043
Posted By hlouise
Thank you. I did a quick reply because I don't...

Thank you. I did a quick reply because I don't know where the "scale" is or what it is. Appreciate your fast response.
Forum: System Security 27 Jun 2014
Replies: 3
Views: 1,043
Posted By hlouise
Microsoft Security Scanning

Can you use the computer while Microsoft Security is scanning your computer? My last scan took an hour and I wanted to search the internet.
Forum: Browsers & Mail 19 Feb 2014
Replies: 10
Views: 4,499
Posted By hlouise
Brink, I did it by using the "View" and "Tool...

Brink, I did it by using the "View" and "Tool Bars". My favorites and the-mail icon are back! Now I will find out if IE 11 is better than IE 8. Thank you for all your help.
Forum: Browsers & Mail 18 Feb 2014
Replies: 10
Views: 4,499
Posted By hlouise
Brink, I have been trying to do the "Menu Bar -...

Brink, I have been trying to do the "Menu Bar - Turn On or Off". I want to always have it on, but when I go through the steps I get a warning it could harm my computer, I guess it changes the...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 18 Feb 2014
Replies: 10
Views: 4,499
Posted By hlouise
I just clicked on "Post Reply", but it did not...

I just clicked on "Post Reply", but it did not come up. Just the "Post Quick Reply" so I am replying here. I did a lot of Window updates and now have IE 11. All my tool bars are gone, can't get to...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 18 Feb 2014
Replies: 10
Views: 4,499
Posted By hlouise
Brink, I learned everything I know from...

Brink,

I learned everything I know from "Smart Computing" questions and answers (which has been discontinued due to the magazine not doing well). It was recommended not to have automatic updates...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 18 Feb 2014
Replies: 10
Views: 4,499
Posted By hlouise
Can't download IE 11 on Windows 7

Currently have IE 8. Trying to downlod IE 11. Got the message "Operating system is not supported".

I have Windows 7 Home, 64bit Edition, Service Pack 1. According to what I have read I should...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 22 Oct 2012
Replies: 15
Views: 3,843
Posted By hlouise
When I returned to WLM 2009 the envelope icon...

When I returned to WLM 2009 the envelope icon worked so there shouldn't be anthing to repair? I don't use Messenger so not concerned with that. I do use MS Security Essentials if that makes any...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 21 Oct 2012
Replies: 15
Views: 3,843
Posted By hlouise
Roncerr, thank you for the tip. I already did a...

Roncerr, thank you for the tip. I already did a restore and have WLM 2009 back. I enlarged the font size and it is easier to read so for the time being I will keep it. I will also keep your...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 18 Oct 2012
Replies: 15
Views: 3,843
Posted By hlouise
I didn't make myself clear when I said I clicked...

I didn't make myself clear when I said I clicked on the e-mail icon. What I meant was when I clicked the envelope icon on the MENU BAR I had to go thru a couple windows before getting to the e-mail...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 17 Oct 2012
Replies: 15
Views: 3,843
Posted By hlouise
David, I did as you recommended, first I did a...

David, I did as you recommended, first I did a restore date, then I updated Windows to 2012. I just updated the mail portion, but whenI clicked on the envelope icon I had to go thru a couple...
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