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Windows 7: Is it possible to scan the computer for outdated drivers?

05 Jan 2015   #11
Layback Bear

Windows 10 Pro. 64/ version 1709 Windows 7 Pro/64
 
 

Here is a tutorial than many members prefer for screen shots because we don't want to off site to see something. We also don't want to tick on a word like (Google) and not know where it is going to send us.

Example:
Someone post: Tick Here to see what problem I'm having.

No way in hell I'm ticking on Here. Because I have no way of knowing where that Here sends me until it's to late.

By Brink:
Screenshots and Files - Upload and Post in Seven Forums



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05 Jan 2015   #12
Melita

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 

A big thank you to maxie and Layback Bear.

Kind regards,
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05 Jan 2015   #13
maxie

windows 7 home 64bit
 
 

Quote:
No way in hell I'm ticking on Here. Because I have no way of knowing where that Here sends me until it's to late

So true Jack
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05 Jan 2015   #14
Melita

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 

Sorry, I just realized that I have to know something. Layback Bear's tutorial method - does the attachment appear full picture or as a link only, until you click on it?. If it is full picture, is it possible to make it appear a link only and not the full picture, until clicked on? This, when uploading screen shot from my computer. So, no 'hyperlink method' as in the you tube videos is possible.

Regards,
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05 Jan 2015   #15
Layback Bear

Windows 10 Pro. 64/ version 1709 Windows 7 Pro/64
 
 

Things appear like this when you follow the tutorial.
When you read the tutorial you will discover that their is a size limit.

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05 Jan 2015   #16
Melita

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 

Any Answers for the second part of my question please?
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Melita View Post
..............is it possible to make it appear a link only and not the full picture, until clicked on? This, when uploading screen shot from my computer. So, no 'hyperlink method' as in the you tube videos is possible.
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05 Jan 2015   #17
maxie

windows 7 home 64bit
 
 

Sort of impossible i think as there is nothing to Link it to ...
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