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Forum: Customization 2 Days Ago
Replies: 7
Views: 1,838
Posted By MourningStar
I expected this site to yield fruit for what I...

I expected this site to yield fruit for what I believed to be a simple task for the gurus here. Rather than believe this little itty-bitty app is of a complexity beyond the knowledge level of the...
Forum: Customization 2 Days Ago
Replies: 7
Views: 1,838
Posted By MourningStar
No. This topic has FULL SCREEN in it's title....

No. This topic has FULL SCREEN in it's title. Carefully re-read the op and reference this video to help you understand :

iFlLWkD0H8I

p.s. This video shows a utility that seems to work only when...
Forum: Customization 3 Days Ago
Replies: 7
Views: 1,838
Posted By MourningStar
I have no idea what you are referring to and the...

I have no idea what you are referring to and the link is irrelevant. Download Mike Lin's crosshair utility for reference. Google is your friend.
Forum: Backup and Restore 3 Days Ago
Replies: 15
Views: 1,257
Posted By MourningStar
This is all sounding a bit over my head and and...

This is all sounding a bit over my head and and likely more involved than my simple needs. I have my back-up stuff on multiple externals (strictly for peace-of-mind). My machine will be 10 years old...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 4 Days Ago
Replies: 5
Views: 608
Posted By MourningStar
well, it's just too bad a one-step solution is...

well, it's just too bad a one-step solution is not available, but I did have hope, ey? I'm long retired (everyday is Saturday woo-hoo!) so I have the time. Still, a shortcut is most welcome.
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 4 Days Ago
Replies: 5
Views: 608
Posted By MourningStar
Looks as though you also would desire a single...

Looks as though you also would desire a single method to 'do it all'.
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 5 Days Ago
Replies: 5
Views: 608
Posted By MourningStar
Command-Line vs CCleaner vs TFCbOT

I use/run this command-line (forget where I found it, but was told it's a reliable way to free up space) and check all the boxes :

%SystemRoot%\System32\Cmd.exe /c Cleanmgr /sageset:65535 &...
Forum: Customization 5 Days Ago
Replies: 7
Views: 1,838
Posted By MourningStar
Posted 5 days ago, over one thousand views and...

Posted 5 days ago, over one thousand views and not even a nibble? Really??!!??
Forum: Backup and Restore 1 Week Ago
Replies: 15
Views: 1,257
Posted By MourningStar
thx all Did not know that, so ... I...

thx all

Did not know that, so ...

I regularly (read : religiously) backup files important to me on an external drive. Suppose I make a habit of manually creating a restore point on a regular...
Forum: Backup and Restore 1 Week Ago
Replies: 15
Views: 1,257
Posted By MourningStar
Thx all - ok I read the suggested thread. A few...

Thx all - ok I read the suggested thread. A few questions. Since I never 'mucked' with it, my system restore 'allocation size' is whatever factory default is. Therefore :

1 - Is a 'system image'...
Forum: Backup and Restore 1 Week Ago
Replies: 15
Views: 1,257
Posted By MourningStar
Permanent Restore Point

I manually create a restore point. I want it to remain in place until I (me, myself and nobody/nothing else) personally delete it. How do I do this?

-thx
Forum: Customization 1 Week Ago
Replies: 7
Views: 1,838
Posted By MourningStar
Full Screen Crosshair (+) WITH x-hair Cursor

I am looking for a windows utility that will make the windows mouse pointer (cursor) a full screen crosshair (+) with 45 degree diagonals (X). I located 2 apps that produce the (+), but I require a...
Forum: General Discussion 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 4
Views: 7,403
Posted By MourningStar
^ thx 4 the follow-up Nic. I look forward to...

^
thx 4 the follow-up Nic. I look forward to your research results.
Forum: Software 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 12
Views: 1,292
Posted By MourningStar
uninstall your programs and run sfc /scannow...

uninstall your programs and run sfc /scannow (w/reboot ). re-install and check.

(if no joy try Foxit)
Forum: General Discussion 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 4
Views: 7,403
Posted By MourningStar
Thx Nic - First, if at all possible I always...

Thx Nic - First, if at all possible I always expect a solution that does not require adding more s/w. Otherwise, please share your hands-on experience with this tool. Are you willing to address a few...
Forum: General Discussion 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 4
Views: 7,403
Posted By MourningStar
How Do I Rename A Font?

When in Word or Photoshop or any app where I can apply text and assign a specific font I find many font names that I would like to rename. How to do?

-thx
Forum: General Discussion 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 3
Views: 5,375
Posted By MourningStar
^ thx ... thought i would give it a try,...

^
thx ...

thought i would give it a try, the site's online i.d. tool failed to find/name it.
Forum: General Discussion 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 6
Views: 4,986
Posted By MourningStar
I don't know how Microsoft coded/built-in these...

I don't know how Microsoft coded/built-in these miracle fixes but many is the times I have had some very weird issues that went away after a restart.

Way to go MS!!! :thumbsup:
Forum: General Discussion 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 3
Views: 5,375
Posted By MourningStar
found it (fwiw, it's called 'Metal Lord').

found it (fwiw, it's called 'Metal Lord').
Forum: General Discussion 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 3
Views: 5,375
Posted By MourningStar
Name That Font

not sure where to post this.

Does anyone know the name/whereabouts of this font?
Forum: Browsers & Mail 11 May 2018
Replies: 7
Views: 1,351
Posted By MourningStar
^ That setting is tied into Windows sounds. I...

^
That setting is tied into Windows sounds. I have Windows sounds turned off because there are too many annoying sounds. I will play around with it some and report back.

Chrome?
Forum: Browsers & Mail 11 May 2018
Replies: 7
Views: 1,351
Posted By MourningStar
https://i.imgur.com/RfJfydI.gif

https://i.imgur.com/RfJfydI.gif
Forum: General Discussion 07 May 2018
Replies: 12
Views: 1,028
Posted By MourningStar
I do not go to the bathroom unless I first close...

I do not go to the bathroom unless I first close the Task Manager.

(sorry, I could not resist this one ... :D)
Forum: General Discussion 05 May 2018
Replies: 4
Views: 586
Posted By MourningStar
thx, yeah, that and alt + tab works too, but they...

thx, yeah, that and alt + tab works too, but they do not play nice with the programmable keys. alt + esc is the sht!
;)
Forum: General Discussion 05 May 2018
Replies: 4
Views: 586
Posted By MourningStar
alt+esc turns out to be my solution. thx all to...

alt+esc turns out to be my solution. thx all to for viewing my post.
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