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Forum: General Discussion 20 Oct 2012
Replies: 7
Views: 477
Posted By siouxdax
I would do that, but unfortunately there are no...

I would do that, but unfortunately there are no restore points available due to having practically filling up my hard drive temporarily.
Forum: General Discussion 20 Oct 2012
Replies: 7
Views: 477
Posted By siouxdax
Layback, yes I am ticking that arrow in order to...

Layback, yes I am ticking that arrow in order to select "detail".

Bigmc, I absolutely abhor "Libraries". I go straight to the actual folder where the content is. And I absolutely refuse to accept...
Forum: General Discussion 20 Oct 2012
Replies: 7
Views: 477
Posted By siouxdax
Yes, I know about the different icon options. I...

Yes, I know about the different icon options. I always use "detail list". But there is not option that says "sort by", if you'll note in the attached screenshot. Clicking on the column header labeled...
Forum: General Discussion 20 Oct 2012
Replies: 7
Views: 477
Posted By siouxdax
Unable To Sort In Dialog Box

Hello all:
Here's the issue: When I have a dialog box open (to upload a pic to Facebook, for example) I normally sort the folder by date, using the column header, that way I can immediately find...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 01 Jul 2012
Replies: 7
Views: 2,187
Posted By siouxdax
Will do. Thank you so much!

Will do. Thank you so much!
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 30 Jun 2012
Replies: 7
Views: 2,187
Posted By siouxdax
I need to change my specs page, sorry. I do...

I need to change my specs page, sorry. I do indeed have 4GB RAM. So far I've freed up about 7GB of space. Also my boot drive is 500GB, not 250 as listed. I also discovered that my hard drive is in...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 29 Jun 2012
Replies: 7
Views: 2,187
Posted By siouxdax
Firstly, I can free up some space on the hard...

Firstly, I can free up some space on the hard drive. I'm in the process of doing that now. And yes, on occasion I'll get a pop-up saying I'm low on RAM, or sometimes things will just freeze up until...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 29 Jun 2012
Replies: 7
Views: 2,187
Posted By siouxdax
System Managed vs Custom Page File

Hello all:
I'm running Windows 7 64-bit on a custom PC with Pentium Dual-Core 2.50GHz and 4GB RAM and have been having some "low memory" issues occasionally, seemingly due to Firefox hogging up...
Forum: Backup and Restore 26 Mar 2012
Replies: 17
Views: 1,830
Posted By siouxdax
Well on my desktop machine my C drive is 500 GB...

Well on my desktop machine my C drive is 500 GB and I'm now giving it 15% (34.93 GB), but it's current usage is only 1.20 GB, I suppose since I've only created a few points since there were none. I'm...
Forum: Backup and Restore 26 Mar 2012
Replies: 17
Views: 1,830
Posted By siouxdax
Okay, I increased the percentage of disk space...

Okay, I increased the percentage of disk space allocated to System Restore and it's saving about the last six or seven restore points. In all of this time I never checked my other machine, a Toshiba...
Forum: Backup and Restore 25 Mar 2012
Replies: 17
Views: 1,830
Posted By siouxdax
Yep. Only the latest remain that I made before...

Yep. Only the latest remain that I made before they were deleted again, so now I have a small list of points to choose from.
Forum: Backup and Restore 25 Mar 2012
Replies: 17
Views: 1,830
Posted By siouxdax
Little update: I went to make a Manual Restore...

Little update:
I went to make a Manual Restore Point, then looked afterwards. All of the restore points deleted (again) except for the one I just made. I haven't ran anything strange recently. Could...
Forum: Backup and Restore 24 Mar 2012
Replies: 17
Views: 1,830
Posted By siouxdax
I do use Defraggler, but this issue is recent,...

I do use Defraggler, but this issue is recent, and I haven't defragged in ages.
Forum: Backup and Restore 22 Mar 2012
Replies: 17
Views: 1,830
Posted By siouxdax
I created a manual restore point again, and the...

I created a manual restore point again, and the value increased to 959.23 MB. I'm pretty sure that WIn7 does delete older restore point to make room for new ones. Unless there is some other "restore...
Forum: Backup and Restore 22 Mar 2012
Replies: 17
Views: 1,830
Posted By siouxdax
Okay, I've checked system properties, and System...

Okay, I've checked system properties, and System Restore does seem to be enabled. I've created two Restore Points a couple of hours apart.

I have a 500 GB C drive, and the disk space usage shown...
Forum: Backup and Restore 22 Mar 2012
Replies: 17
Views: 1,830
Posted By siouxdax
System Restore Behaving Strangely.

Hello:
First off, I'm somewhere between newbie and intermediate when it comes to tech stuff on my PC. I regularly make System Restore Points prior to installing, uninstalling, making some strange...
Forum: Music, Pictures & Video 20 May 2011
Replies: 1
Views: 1,636
Posted By siouxdax
Stuttering Video

Hello all:
I've discovered a strange phenomenon with my my video music files on my C drive. IT seems that random video files have exhibited some strange behavior. I have a ton of videos I've saved...
Forum: Customization 01 Oct 2010
Replies: 4
Views: 32,478
Posted By siouxdax
Yes, but this also hides all tray icons. I want...

Yes, but this also hides all tray icons. I want to hide just the clock and date.
Forum: Customization 28 Sep 2010
Replies: 4
Views: 32,478
Posted By siouxdax
Hide Time & Date In Taskbar

Hello all:
I know that I can hide the date in the taskbar by checking "use small icons" in the taskbar properties dialog, but it still shows the time. Is there a way to hide both the date and time...
Forum: General Discussion 24 Aug 2010
Replies: 10
Views: 4,174
Posted By siouxdax
A repair install is an option that I will...

A repair install is an option that I will consider, but I have to decide now if it's worth the effort just to get this shortcut back. I'm hesitant to do "big" operations like that.
Forum: General Discussion 15 Aug 2010
Replies: 10
Views: 4,174
Posted By siouxdax
I also tried this, to no avail. I'm getting...

I also tried this, to no avail. I'm getting really concerned now. I use xplorer2 for my file manager, but I've been checking in Windows Explorer as well to see if any changes have been made.... but...
Forum: General Discussion 15 Aug 2010
Replies: 10
Views: 4,174
Posted By siouxdax
That restore option didn't seem to do anything....

That restore option didn't seem to do anything. Any other ideas?
Forum: General Discussion 12 Aug 2010
Replies: 10
Views: 4,174
Posted By siouxdax
That didn't seem to help anything, even after...

That didn't seem to help anything, even after restarting the machine. What next?
Forum: General Discussion 12 Aug 2010
Replies: 10
Views: 4,174
Posted By siouxdax
'New Shortcut' Option Missing

Hello all:
I'm needing to create a shortcut, but the context menu that normally lists 'new shortcut' is missing. If it were just a shorcut to an exe or something I would just copy and past link, but...
Forum: General Discussion 30 Jul 2010
Replies: 8
Views: 12,105
Posted By siouxdax
Um, no, I would think I could determine that on...

Um, no, I would think I could determine that on my own, thank you.

It's looking more and more like it may be program-specific. I've tried using another program to access the same files and I'm...
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