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Forum: Browsers & Mail 14 Jul 2014
Replies: 3
Views: 606
Posted By thesaint
Good Morning "BrightBlessings" Thank you for...

Good Morning "BrightBlessings"
Thank you for your advice. I did as you said and again found that the folder was listed as empty. The copy and paste procedure moved it as you suggested.
I then...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 13 Jul 2014
Replies: 3
Views: 606
Posted By thesaint
Windows is Lying

Suddenly Chrome does not load automatically when windows starts. My normal method of getting this to happen is by using Tune Up Utilities and choosing which programs are to start when Windows does....
Forum: Hardware & Devices 18 Jun 2014
Replies: 20
Views: 792
Posted By thesaint
Good Afternoon from the UK "carwiz", Having...

Good Afternoon from the UK "carwiz",
Having just run "Malwarebytes" and not found any nastiness; I can report that my lips are spread out to their widest extent.
Regards from Ron
Forum: Hardware & Devices 17 Jun 2014
Replies: 20
Views: 792
Posted By thesaint
Good Evening "Carwiz", Excuse my possible...

Good Evening "Carwiz",
Excuse my possible ignorance; but what is "grins".
Also, which Scanner are you suggesting - I have several possibilities:-
Ccleaner, TUU, Malwarebytes Pro, Eusing, Microsoft...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 17 Jun 2014
Replies: 20
Views: 792
Posted By thesaint
Thanks for that "carwiz", I have just checked...

Thanks for that "carwiz",
I have just checked my "task manager". I think it looks ok with 1 user (me); the only applications running are mail, google and this forum. I do notice however that most...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 17 Jun 2014
Replies: 20
Views: 792
Posted By thesaint
Update on Bluetooth problem. I have now fitted...

Update on Bluetooth problem.
I have now fitted a USB emulater and thus allowed my Windows 7 to operate with "Bluetooth 4.0" ("Smart" or "BLE"). So now I have paired my " Smart" Polar H6 heart...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 11 Jun 2014
Replies: 20
Views: 792
Posted By thesaint
Good Evening Britton 30 and Carwiz, I have...

Good Evening Britton 30 and Carwiz,
I have ordered a USB 4.0 Bluetooth Receiver which should provide me with a "smart" receiver on the Windows 7 laptop. Thus the W7 will be able to detect the...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 11 Jun 2014
Replies: 20
Views: 792
Posted By thesaint
Yes; you are probably correct that a larger...

Yes; you are probably correct that a larger computer would not usually be available whilst using a heart rate monitor. However it is disappointing that I cannot use my tablet with it.
I have just...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 11 Jun 2014
Replies: 20
Views: 792
Posted By thesaint
The heart-rate system is intended to work in the...

The heart-rate system is intended to work in the following manner:- Wear the monitor belt in front of your heart. This monitor sends out a "Smart" bluetooth signal. When a computer equipped with a...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 11 Jun 2014
Replies: 20
Views: 792
Posted By thesaint
Thanks for trying to help "Britton 30". ...

Thanks for trying to help "Britton 30".
However; you have misunderstood my problem. The Polar device is up to date as it transmits on the "Smart" bluetooth system - but my W7 & N7 only receive...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 11 Jun 2014
Replies: 20
Views: 792
Posted By thesaint
Bluetooth Problem

I have purchased a Polar heart rate monitor (chest-band). It transmits "smart" bluetooth.
My Windows 7 only receives "classic" bluetooth.
So, I've ordered from Amazon a usb bluetooth receiver...
Forum: Backup and Restore 01 Apr 2014
Replies: 14
Views: 1,376
Posted By thesaint
Good Evening "whs" Thank you for explaining the...

Good Evening "whs"
Thank you for explaining the terminology.

Good evening "dsperber", Or should that be Mr Macrium!
Thank you for your interesting essay!
Forum: Backup and Restore 01 Apr 2014
Replies: 14
Views: 1,376
Posted By thesaint
Thanks again David. I have to confess some...

Thanks again David.
I have to confess some ignorance over the subject of your latest suggestions. I have never heard of a VHD or of the term "Mount it" (other than in connection with a deviant...
Forum: Backup and Restore 01 Apr 2014
Replies: 14
Views: 1,376
Posted By thesaint
Good morning David (very early up for you?) ...

Good morning David (very early up for you?)
Thanks for your comments. Yes - about 30GB. However; I have done windows backups onto my flash drive several times in the past; so, as you say, it seems...
Forum: Backup and Restore 01 Apr 2014
Replies: 14
Views: 1,376
Posted By thesaint
Good Morning "papuman", Thank you for trying to...

Good Morning "papuman",
Thank you for trying to help with the information you provided. However, although your statement about Windows not allowing external backups to HDD was true with "XP"; there...
Forum: Backup and Restore 30 Mar 2014
Replies: 14
Views: 1,376
Posted By thesaint
Good Afternoon ignat... My original post sort...

Good Afternoon ignat...
My original post sort of answers your rather cheeky question - I let windows choose - so whatever it chooses that is what I am trying to backup. Obviously I am not expecting...
Forum: Backup and Restore 30 Mar 2014
Replies: 14
Views: 1,376
Posted By thesaint
How to do a routine backup onto a Flash Drive

One backup I normally do on a 16GB flash drive now fails every time and it indicates that there is not enough space to do it. Microsoft indicate that as long as the flash drive is more than 1GB, it...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 28 Feb 2014
Replies: 16
Views: 1,947
Posted By thesaint
Thanks for that clarification about DRM Jed. I...

Thanks for that clarification about DRM Jed.
I get over that DRM issue because if I see a program coming up which I wish to retain for a long time; I simply set it up to record on a DVD recorder....
Forum: Browsers & Mail 28 Feb 2014
Replies: 16
Views: 1,947
Posted By thesaint
3D Jed, Further to my last post to you; I do...

3D Jed,
Further to my last post to you; I do not see why I need to concern myself with DRM. If iplayer offers a program for streaming or downloading, any DRM issues must already have been resolved...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 27 Feb 2014
Replies: 16
Views: 1,947
Posted By thesaint
Good Evening "3D Jed" ...

Good Evening "3D Jed"
As far as I can see; you do not need "get_iplayer" if you are in the UK. You just go direct to the iplayer web page, find your required program...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 27 Feb 2014
Replies: 16
Views: 1,947
Posted By thesaint
Good Evening "Stve", ...

Good Evening "Stve",
Thank you for your useful looking suggestions.

I installed Hola but it would only play streaming items. It refused...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 26 Feb 2014
Replies: 16
Views: 1,947
Posted By thesaint
Yes, "UNI"; BBC do offer downloading but it does...

Yes, "UNI"; BBC do offer downloading but it does not route through my SurfEasy Browser. With reference to your Private message (which I failed to find how to reply to except here; I had already...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 26 Feb 2014
Replies: 16
Views: 1,947
Posted By thesaint
Good Morning UNI, Thanks...

Good Morning UNI,
Thanks for the suggestion. I'm just off on an excursion so I will try later. However; its name indicates that only streaming is possible - not Downloading
Forum: Browsers & Mail 26 Feb 2014
Replies: 16
Views: 1,947
Posted By thesaint
Downloading BBC TV whilst Abroad

Does anyone know how to DOWNLOAD British TV whilst abroad. Currently I am in Spain for a month. By using a Private Virtual Network I can already watch British TV but often have to suffer...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 11 Dec 2013
Replies: 3
Views: 386
Posted By thesaint
Thank you for your suggestions "MilesAhead" ...

Thank you for your suggestions "MilesAhead"

I found that my CD with photo's on it would not play on a DVD player.

I then uninstalled the software that came with the Buffalo Drive (Power2Go &...
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