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Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 16 Dec 2013
Replies: 7
Views: 4,128
Posted By rdwray
Limit Microsoft updates

Is there a way to automatically select the update downloads? There are certain ones that are undesirable such as Bing and Siverlight.
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 07 Aug 2013
Replies: 8
Views: 962
Posted By rdwray
NoelDP, I am a little confused on this, I am...

NoelDP, I am a little confused on this, I am running Win8 also and I don't have any problem with it, so why is there an "fix" for all these OSs? I don't ever remember having any issues with XP (never...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 07 Aug 2013
Replies: 8
Views: 962
Posted By rdwray
uh, yea - 390mb. Think I will keep what I have. I...

uh, yea - 390mb. Think I will keep what I have. I do appreciate the info.
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 07 Aug 2013
Replies: 8
Views: 962
Posted By rdwray
That's my problem, it doesn't work; it doesn't do...

That's my problem, it doesn't work; it doesn't do the download.
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 07 Aug 2013
Replies: 8
Views: 962
Posted By rdwray
I think you misunderstood my babbling. If I click...

I think you misunderstood my babbling. If I click on Windows Update it shows a notification that there is an update available and I can select and download. The issue is that the update should have...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 07 Aug 2013
Replies: 8
Views: 962
Posted By rdwray
Windows update download and not install does not work

Windows update download and not install does not work. I have enabled gpedit as well as set it in Windows Update and it will not download the updates?????
Forum: Tutorials 24 Mar 2013
Replies: 172
Views: 195,876
Posted By rdwray
I have a simple mind and I need simple programs -...

I have a simple mind and I need simple programs - they did a brain scan on me and they are looking for anything they can find.
Forum: Tutorials 24 Mar 2013
Replies: 172
Views: 195,876
Posted By rdwray
I actually turned off system restore before the...

I actually turned off system restore before the "list" deleted itself.

Took a look at Method 2; I downloaded "System Scheduler (http://www.splinterware.com/products/wincron.htm)" and it is...
Forum: Tutorials 24 Mar 2013
Replies: 172
Views: 195,876
Posted By rdwray
No, because I had created them all with your...

No, because I had created them all with your shortcut. Question on your shortcut which is a .vbs: When I try to run it with Task Scheduler, it wants to know "how to open it"; I tried using...
Forum: Tutorials 24 Mar 2013
Replies: 172
Views: 195,876
Posted By rdwray
I deleted them by setting configuration to "0"...

I deleted them by setting configuration to "0" and disabling restore. I reset config to approx 300mb (I want restore point to be self deleting) and reenabled restore; then I did created another...
Forum: Tutorials 24 Mar 2013
Replies: 172
Views: 195,876
Posted By rdwray
I actually used these shorcuts on Win8 and don't...

I actually used these shorcuts on Win8 and don't know what this means but I deleted all restore point and the configuration show "0", but all the restore points are still listed.:confused:
Forum: General Discussion 20 Mar 2013
Replies: 2
Views: 1,142
Posted By rdwray
uh, yea. I see a lot of info that uses "Edit" for...

uh, yea. I see a lot of info that uses "Edit" for batch programming and "Edit" has been removed from windows - unless you know where I can get a copy?????

Edit: I found "Edit.com" and it will not...
Forum: General Discussion 20 Mar 2013
Replies: 2
Views: 1,142
Posted By rdwray
Detect Escape key with batch file

I want to separate the escape key in a batch file from all others. If I use "choice", all keys would have to be listed. "errorlevel" seems to return "0" for every key because "choice" is not used....
Forum: General Discussion 05 Mar 2013
Replies: 6
Views: 697
Posted By rdwray
The reason I was avoiding "/k" is that the...

The reason I was avoiding "/k" is that the command window stays open.
Forum: General Discussion 05 Mar 2013
Replies: 6
Views: 697
Posted By rdwray
Never thought of that, IT WORKS, thanks....:party:

Never thought of that, IT WORKS, thanks....:party:
Forum: General Discussion 05 Mar 2013
Replies: 6
Views: 697
Posted By rdwray
I didn't think it was possible. My goal was to...

I didn't think it was possible. My goal was to keep the command window out of view. I tried using a shortcut set to open the window minimized, but that 2 files as you indicated. Oh well... thanks...
Forum: General Discussion 05 Mar 2013
Replies: 6
Views: 697
Posted By rdwray
Shortcut with 2 commands

Is it possible to run more than one batch file command in a shortcut? I have tried a couple of thins and they did not work.

Example:

cmd /c start program
cmd /c start another program
Forum: Tutorials 26 Feb 2013
Replies: 174
Views: 1,161,757
Posted By rdwray
Question on this: "D) To connect to that ...

Question on this: "D) To connect to that computer your format will now be ISPIPAddress:PortNumber (ex. 222.222.2.8:1234) to connect to that specific computer behind the router"

In order to use...
Forum: Chillout Room 23 Feb 2013
Replies: 4
Views: 474
Posted By rdwray
Here you go, I just received a notification from...

Here you go, I just received a notification from this post after changing them to "Instant" in options and you can see how long it is taking.

Question: Are notifications sent based on the "Options...
Forum: Chillout Room 21 Feb 2013
Replies: 4
Views: 474
Posted By rdwray
ok, what I had was "Daily", but like I said they...

ok, what I had was "Daily", but like I said they were coming about every 2 days.:confused:
Forum: Chillout Room 21 Feb 2013
Replies: 4
Views: 474
Posted By rdwray
Receiving notifications

I am receiving notifications of posts 2 days after they are posted, how to I change this setting?
Forum: Installation & Setup 19 Feb 2013
Replies: 6
Views: 576
Posted By rdwray
The OEM activated itself. The scratch install of...

The OEM activated itself. The scratch install of Win7 that I downloaded activated with the COA. Win8 is not cooperating, I will have to do some more looking but I don't think it will work. Currently...
Forum: Installation & Setup 19 Feb 2013
Replies: 6
Views: 576
Posted By rdwray
Just got the machine and when I plugged in the...

Just got the machine and when I plugged in the HD, it booted on all 3 partitions and loaded all drivers needed without any problem; my real amazement is in that the OEM worked - the Lord had His hand...
Forum: Installation & Setup 19 Feb 2013
Replies: 6
Views: 576
Posted By rdwray
Used machine without hard drive

I have a used Inspiron 1750 with a 1600 x 900 display that is not in my hands yet. I have a cloned hard drive from a 1750 with a 1900 x 1080 display. I am also sure that some other things will...
Forum: General Discussion 19 Feb 2013
Replies: 4
Views: 1,533
Posted By rdwray
I have 2 power monitors (one .exe and a gadget)...

I have 2 power monitors (one .exe and a gadget) that I can put on my desktop that have buttons for functions like shutdown and restart, etc. The .exe I wrote and works well because I use dialogs that...
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