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Forum: Security News 24 May 2014
Replies: 17
Views: 757
Posted By gigagiggles
The third column tells it all. The higher the...

The third column tells it all. The higher the number, the more unique the browser is. It's like walking down the street wearing a fedora or top hat. Linux-wise, it may not be unique; but...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 09 Nov 2013
Replies: 6
Views: 481
Posted By gigagiggles
Yes, it is possible for security updates. It is...

Yes, it is possible for security updates. It is my modus operandus. After I do the monthly and the occasional out-of-cycle 'check for updates', a list will be generated. To the right is a...
Forum: Software 14 Oct 2013
Replies: 3
Views: 424
Posted By gigagiggles
Have you tried Dexpot? I tried it some time ago....

Have you tried Dexpot? I tried it some time ago. But my workflow couldn't take advantage of its utility.
Forum: News 04 Oct 2013
Replies: 3
Views: 1,038
Posted By gigagiggles
Thank you, Jim. I'll wait for the pudding and...

Thank you, Jim. I'll wait for the pudding and the proof in it. :-)
Forum: News 04 Oct 2013
Replies: 3
Views: 1,038
Posted By gigagiggles
Is it that uncommon to not have an account with...

Is it that uncommon to not have an account with Windows Store and never wanting one? Was ZDNet not allowed to represent the uncommon man who wants to update?
Forum: Software 03 Oct 2013
Replies: 6
Views: 647
Posted By gigagiggles
Whenever a file is saved in a different format,...

Whenever a file is saved in a different format, the original format stays intact in the same folder the new format is in. Depending on what the settings are for automatic backup before saving to the...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 23 Jun 2013
Replies: 30
Views: 937
Posted By gigagiggles
"Since this will be my first windows computer,...

"Since this will be my first windows computer, what sorts of things can I do in order to make the system as stable and fail-proof as possible?
Is there certain software that I should get?"

They...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 12 Jun 2013
Replies: 2
Views: 471
Posted By gigagiggles
How to transfer files from a Mac to Windows? -...

How to transfer files from a Mac to Windows? - Crowdsourcing Questions & Answers (http://lockergnome.net/questions/56740/how-to-transfer-files-from-a-mac-to-windows)

Re: MAC to PC Transfer -...
Forum: Music, Pictures & Video 08 Jun 2013
Replies: 5
Views: 887
Posted By gigagiggles
Is the work colleague no longer "accessible"? ...

Is the work colleague no longer "accessible"? Maybe Agent 006 can offer a clue as to how the cd list of songs was compiled and burned? :-)
Forum: General Discussion 08 Jun 2013
Replies: 13
Views: 1,909
Posted By gigagiggles
"The CPU fan keeps revving up every few minutes...

"The CPU fan keeps revving up every few minutes for a couple of seconds and then down again. I only have light applications like microsoft word and firefox open...."

My 18-month old Sony I7 8GB...
Forum: Music, Pictures & Video 01 Jun 2013
Replies: 11
Views: 1,104
Posted By gigagiggles
There's a small possibility the extension, .jpg,...

There's a small possibility the extension, .jpg, is incorrectly attached. I use XnView which has a high range of format-viewing abilities. Viewing Properties through XnView might reveal the actual...
Forum: General Discussion 27 May 2013
Replies: 25
Views: 1,037
Posted By gigagiggles
My ONLY experience with Libraries is as follows: ...

My ONLY experience with Libraries is as follows:

I created a library from a collection of video files on a USB external drive. When I incidentally caused the loss of the MasterFileTable on the...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 16 May 2013
Replies: 4
Views: 582
Posted By gigagiggles
The transfer appears to get stuck on that one...

The transfer appears to get stuck on that one file; unless the sixth item is also not transferrable.

Since Norton N360 is now on version 20.3.1, is it absolutely necessary to recover this...
Forum: System Security 15 May 2013
Replies: 8
Views: 1,134
Posted By gigagiggles
@chigwells A well written internet security...

@chigwells A well written internet security software will work with the operating system (Windows Firewall). In Symantec/Norton's case, there were some confusion early on in my experience...
Forum: Security News 15 May 2013
Replies: 1
Views: 540
Posted By gigagiggles
ZDNet webpage editor ought to be docked a month's...

ZDNet webpage editor ought to be docked a month's page for the headline misspelling.
Forum: Browsers & Mail 11 May 2013
Replies: 3
Views: 526
Posted By gigagiggles
You're not alone in this. Around the time Yahoo...

You're not alone in this. Around the time Yahoo changed leadership and the "no telecommuting" fiat to employees, I no longer saw comments. At that time, I chalked it up to the ever-changing html...
Forum: Software 11 May 2013
Replies: 19
Views: 4,735
Posted By gigagiggles
"Is this still a good program to use and is it...

"Is this still a good program to use and is it safe to use on a SSD ?" If all it does is read what's on the SSD, how can it not be safe? Most programs are only as good as its interface. I've tried...
Forum: Software 11 May 2013
Replies: 12
Views: 1,019
Posted By gigagiggles
"Data" is somewhat generic and vague. The bits...

"Data" is somewhat generic and vague. The bits "0" and "1" can be cloned from one device to another. In that sense, it's recoverable. What's needed is a program that has algorithms which make...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 04 May 2013
Replies: 26
Views: 1,268
Posted By gigagiggles
If you extend your desktop to the TV, rather than...

If you extend your desktop to the TV, rather than duplicate it, other options may become available.
Forum: Software 03 May 2013
Replies: 1
Views: 725
Posted By gigagiggles
One way is to start from scratch again, i.e....

One way is to start from scratch again, i.e. reinstall Windows 7, and this time when installing from the Gigabyte CD, pay attention to what not to install.

If there is no uninstall in the...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 03 May 2013
Replies: 4
Views: 605
Posted By gigagiggles
Take a trip to PortableApps.com. It'll be cloud...

Take a trip to PortableApps.com. It'll be cloud nine, if not heavenly. Down to earth, a real smorgasbord.
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 03 May 2013
Replies: 1
Views: 1,928
Posted By gigagiggles
"ccsvchost.exe" indicates a Symantec/Norton...

"ccsvchost.exe" indicates a Symantec/Norton anti-virus program.

In Task Manger, there should only be two instances of ccsvchost.exe, one for SYSTEM and one for "username".

Visit the forum of...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 30 Apr 2013
Replies: 35
Views: 1,650
Posted By gigagiggles
Was there another attempt at icacls within a cmd...

Was there another attempt at icacls within a cmd prompt, with the space(s) required?
Forum: Software 30 Apr 2013
Replies: 3
Views: 601
Posted By gigagiggles
All downloads should be saved in the format they...

All downloads should be saved in the format they are offered. A program installer would be offered in .exe, .msi et al.

What browser is used to access these offered downloads? In terms of the...
Forum: Software 28 Apr 2013
Replies: 3
Views: 601
Posted By gigagiggles
Welcome to the forum. What are the rightmost...

Welcome to the forum.

What are the rightmost three letters after the period, e.g. .iso, .exe, .jpg, et al.? It may be the format in which your system saves the download. Or the default program...
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