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Forum: Microsoft Office 3 Days Ago
Replies: 6
Views: 6,601
Posted By diplo
vhernandez Thanks a bunch for this, it fixed my...

vhernandez Thanks a bunch for this, it fixed my issue.
Forum: General Discussion 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 3
Views: 313
Posted By diplo
I figured it out, it was group policy setting a...

I figured it out, it was group policy setting a minumum age for new passwords. Fortunately it was only a couple of days so I've seen the problem resolved already.
Forum: General Discussion 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 3
Views: 313
Posted By diplo
Yes. Have you seen this issue before?

Yes. Have you seen this issue before?
Forum: General Discussion 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 3
Views: 313
Posted By diplo
New computer, Cannot change windows password

I gave a user a computer that another person had been using because hers died. I added her profile and reset her password etc and gave it to her. She soon noticed that she couldn't change her...
Forum: Graphic Cards 22 Nov 2013
Replies: 3
Views: 712
Posted By diplo
I did update the drive through windows update to...

I did update the drive through windows update to no avail. I also went from a VGA cable to DVi which allowed me to alter the refresh rate. This didn't help. I finally was able to fiddle with the...
Forum: Graphic Cards 20 Nov 2013
Replies: 3
Views: 712
Posted By diplo
Buzzing monitor

Monitor buzzes loud enough to bother people when viewing certain spreadsheets / color patterns. I've received instruction from the manufacturer on how to reset the monitor to factory and done so. ...
Forum: Graphic Cards 15 Nov 2013
Replies: 5
Views: 3,913
Posted By diplo
Do you have a control panel for your NVIDIA...

Do you have a control panel for your NVIDIA graphics? If not make sure you have the proper drivers installed for your NVIDIA card, these drivers may govern how your laptop handles switchable...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 14 Nov 2013
Replies: 3
Views: 370
Posted By diplo
Its made by "TPV Electronics co", very generic...

Its made by "TPV Electronics co", very generic looking, model T1780PI. Could it still be a backlight if it was at full brightness before? There was no flickering or dimness until i turned down the...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 14 Nov 2013
Replies: 3
Views: 370
Posted By diplo
Fixing an LCD monitor - stays on for two seconds

If this is off topic please move it to the right board. So I had an off brand LCD monitor whose manufacturing date is unknown to me, lets say its 5 years old. It would turn on for several seconds...
Forum: Graphic Cards 14 Nov 2013
Replies: 5
Views: 3,913
Posted By diplo
You could look in your BIOS for a setting that...

You could look in your BIOS for a setting that lets you pick what graphics to use. Look at startup for what key to press to get in to your BIOS, it varies by manufacturer.
Forum: Network & Sharing 12 Nov 2013
Replies: 3
Views: 700
Posted By diplo
If malware can find it's way into space...

If malware can find it's way into space International Space Station Infected With USB Stick Malware Carried on Board by Russian Astronauts - IBTimes UK...
Forum: Network & Sharing 06 Nov 2013
Replies: 2
Views: 22,368
Posted By diplo
Bongos advice is going to be best, first identify...

Bongos advice is going to be best, first identify the manufacturer. Then try the windows 8 driver once you know the right manufactuer (I.E. Broadcom vs Atheros). If those don't work try going...
Forum: Network & Sharing 06 Nov 2013
Replies: 1
Views: 3,253
Posted By diplo
The VPN is going to create a secure tunnel...

The VPN is going to create a secure tunnel between you and your provider, and your exit point will appear to come from them for whatever you are doing. If you uncheck that box your traffic is not...
Forum: Network & Sharing 06 Nov 2013
Replies: 3
Views: 1,205
Posted By diplo
Unless you use an ad-hoc network of some kind,...

Unless you use an ad-hoc network of some kind, I'm pretty sure they would need to go through a router that you are both connected to. You can employ MAC filters on a router pretty easily, on your...
Forum: General Discussion 06 Nov 2013
Replies: 11
Views: 710
Posted By diplo
http://i.imgur.com/JixlAoe.jpg ;)

http://i.imgur.com/JixlAoe.jpg

;)
Forum: Network & Sharing 06 Nov 2013
Replies: 5
Views: 2,100
Posted By diplo
Can you roll back the driver or do a restore...

Can you roll back the driver or do a restore point in windows to a point that predates the issues you are having?

http://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials/700-system-restore.html

Can dual booting...
Forum: Network & Sharing 05 Nov 2013
Replies: 7
Views: 4,097
Posted By diplo
I would do a factory reset on your modem and just...

I would do a factory reset on your modem and just set it up again from scratch. There is usually a button you can hold down for 30 seconds to accomplish this. Make sure you put a WPA2 password on...
Forum: General Discussion 05 Nov 2013
Replies: 6
Views: 515
Posted By diplo
It's worth mentioning that Windows Disk Cleanup...

It's worth mentioning that Windows Disk Cleanup now includes Windows updates. Running this can help a little.
Forum: General Discussion 04 Nov 2013
Replies: 6
Views: 515
Posted By diplo
My firewall blocked that site as being a botnet...

My firewall blocked that site as being a botnet host. Just sayin. Also you could try TreeSize Free - Quickly Scan Directory Sizes and Find Space Hogs (http://www.jam-software.com/treesize_free/)...
Forum: General Discussion 04 Nov 2013
Replies: 4
Views: 833
Posted By diplo
See if you have update KB2670838. Uninstalling...

See if you have update KB2670838. Uninstalling that has done wonders for alot of my Internet Explorer and other woes. This will revert you back to IE9 though (if that really matters to you).
Forum: Network & Sharing 04 Nov 2013
Replies: 2
Views: 631
Posted By diplo
These are just automated bots scanning the...

These are just automated bots scanning the internet for weak / open SSH logins. I wouldn't worry about it.
Forum: Network & Sharing 04 Nov 2013
Replies: 7
Views: 4,097
Posted By diplo
Your IPCONFIG is only showing your DNS server(s)...

Your IPCONFIG is only showing your DNS server(s) as being your gateway, and nothing. I would statically set a primary and secondary DNS server as part of troubleshooting. Go into your adapter...
Forum: Network & Sharing 04 Nov 2013
Replies: 6
Views: 951
Posted By diplo
Did something change to cause this? Can you try...

Did something change to cause this? Can you try doing a restore point or roll back the driver?
Forum: Network & Sharing 04 Nov 2013
Replies: 6
Views: 1,175
Posted By diplo
Go to device manager and locate the unknown...

Go to device manager and locate the unknown device. Right click on it and go to properties. In the properties window, go to the details tab and in the dropdown menu, go down to hardware ID's and...
Forum: General Discussion 04 Nov 2013
Replies: 6
Views: 574
Posted By diplo
Turned out to be a bad Nvidia driver, I had to...

Turned out to be a bad Nvidia driver, I had to roll it back to an earlier version. Now everything is working just fine!
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