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Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 30 Dec 2014
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Posted By Hans L
Okay, Noel. Thanks! Hans L

Okay, Noel. Thanks!

Hans L
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 28 Dec 2014
Replies: 20
Views: 1,653
Posted By Hans L
So, TrustedInstaller under Services is what I...

So, TrustedInstaller under Services is what I should look at, until it goes from "Running" to "Stopped"?

What should I look for when it comes to .NET? Processes something or Services something?
...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 28 Dec 2014
Replies: 20
Views: 1,653
Posted By Hans L
Which may blink for a ton of reasons ... not only...

Which may blink for a ton of reasons ... not only update-related. And it is very difficult to interpret the processes going on in Task Manager. Generic processes that may indicate a lot of different...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 28 Dec 2014
Replies: 20
Views: 1,653
Posted By Hans L
Okay, the problem is, of course, to know exactly...

Okay, the problem is, of course, to know exactly when Windows have finished its update process.

Regards/
Hans L
Forum: Sound & Audio 27 Dec 2014
Replies: 2
Views: 385
Posted By Hans L
I am immensely curious :-) I will try Autoruns....

I am immensely curious :-) I will try Autoruns. Thanks.

Hans L
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 27 Dec 2014
Replies: 20
Views: 1,653
Posted By Hans L
Oh boy, I install, reboot, then another program...

Oh boy, I install, reboot, then another program (usually an Adobe) has an update, I do that on,e reboot, etc.

What bad things could happen?

Regards,

Hans L
Forum: Sound & Audio 27 Dec 2014
Replies: 2
Views: 385
Posted By Hans L
Unexpected sound at startup

Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit

Hello:

In Control Panel, > Sound > Sounds tab, I have Sound Scheme = No Sounds and the checkbox "Play Windows Startup Sound" is unchecked. Still, whenI start Windows,...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 27 Dec 2014
Replies: 20
Views: 1,653
Posted By Hans L
Noel, hard to think of not doing anything on the...

Noel, hard to think of not doing anything on the computer until 30 minutes after an update.

Hans L
Forum: General Discussion 27 Dec 2014
Replies: 3
Views: 414
Posted By Hans L
Derek, that .bat file to care of it. And it also...

Derek, that .bat file to care of it. And it also got rid of my second Norton Internet Security icon (which I could *not* get rid of earlier by manually deleting the two files that the .bat file...
Forum: General Discussion 27 Dec 2014
Replies: 3
Views: 414
Posted By Hans L
Cannot get rid of Notriciation Area items

Hello:

I had installed these, but have now uninstalled all Dropbox/Dropbox.exe and SkyDrive/SkyDrive.exe (OneDrive/OneDrive.exe) on my computer (Win 7 Ultimate, 64-bit), and cleaned the registry...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 27 Dec 2014
Replies: 20
Views: 1,653
Posted By Hans L
Layback Bear, thanks. I will keep an eye on the...

Layback Bear, thanks. I will keep an eye on the 'blinker'. However, Windows normally tells me that it is doing something about the new update both when I turn the computer off (which is that I...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 26 Dec 2014
Replies: 20
Views: 1,653
Posted By Hans L
I do too. This time, I did restart after I...

I do too.

This time, I did restart after I installed the update, but the puter still showed that there was an update (the same!). So, I turned off the computer and on again, and now, all is well....
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 25 Dec 2014
Replies: 20
Views: 1,653
Posted By Hans L
Lo and behold, I turned off the computer and the...

Lo and behold, I turned off the computer and the on, and looked for updates, and no updates. So, it fixed itself. All is well.
Thank again, Noel.

Hans L
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 25 Dec 2014
Replies: 20
Views: 1,653
Posted By Hans L
Damn, the update still wants to install via...

Damn, the update still wants to install via Update. I have to check that it installed okay before (it certainly looked like it).

Yep, in Installed Updates > Microsoft Windows (196) > Update for...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 25 Dec 2014
Replies: 20
Views: 1,653
Posted By Hans L
Noel, thank you very much. It worked like a...

Noel, thank you very much. It worked like a charm.

Regards/Hans L
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 24 Dec 2014
Replies: 20
Views: 1,653
Posted By Hans L
Cannot install update kb2888049

Hello:

I have reinstalled Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit and all my applications. All is working well. I have made over a hundred Windows updates. All installed fine, but this one refuses to install:
...
Forum: General Discussion 18 Dec 2014
Replies: 40
Views: 1,402
Posted By Hans L
Thank you! Hans L

Thank you!

Hans L
Forum: General Discussion 18 Dec 2014
Replies: 40
Views: 1,402
Posted By Hans L
I have gotten it to work. Following advice here...

I have gotten it to work. Following advice here and in referenced webpages, I now have all my drives on the SSD. Long process when you count the reinstall of all apps. Tiring, indeed. By the way,...
Forum: System Security 17 Dec 2014
Replies: 17
Views: 849
Posted By Hans L
Okay, I am ready to do the procedure. Thanks! ...

Okay, I am ready to do the procedure. Thanks!

Hans L
Forum: System Security 16 Dec 2014
Replies: 17
Views: 849
Posted By Hans L
Before I get started with the procedures provided...

Before I get started with the procedures provided here, let me just ask one more thing.

I have one user account, and it is, say, "N.N. Administrator Password protected". So, I am always logged in...
Forum: Customization 16 Dec 2014
Replies: 2
Views: 514
Posted By Hans L
Kari, thank you very much! Hans L

Kari, thank you very much!

Hans L
Forum: Customization 16 Dec 2014
Replies: 2
Views: 514
Posted By Hans L
Text services and Input Languages

Hello:

I have the settings shown in the attached file. I believe the second Kyeboard is installed by my app "Keyboard Layout Manager". However, I want to start from scratch, and go back to only...
Forum: System Security 15 Dec 2014
Replies: 17
Views: 849
Posted By Hans L
Okay, Brink, so it would be safer to be a User,...

Okay, Brink, so it would be safer to be a User, but it is more complicated. I'll stay with what I have, and I will use #2.

Thank you!

Hans L
Forum: System Security 15 Dec 2014
Replies: 17
Views: 849
Posted By Hans L
We have three, not two: 1. Stop Annoying...

We have three, not two:

1. Stop Annoying UAC Prompts - How To Create A User Account Control Whitelist [Windows]...
Forum: System Security 14 Dec 2014
Replies: 17
Views: 849
Posted By Hans L
Brink and Gator, what is the difference between...

Brink and Gator, what is the difference between these last two methods andthe one Gator gave first?

Hans L
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