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Forum: Hardware & Devices 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 0
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Posted By baumgrenze
Win 7 Pro X64 and iPhone 5 Bluetooth Pairing

I use a pair of ReSound LiNX 3D hearing aids and control them with an iPhone 5 my son 'handed up' to me. I recently realized that if I could use Bluetooth to pair my iPhone with my desktop I could...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 08 Jan 2018
Replies: 4
Views: 671
Posted By baumgrenze
Thank You Roy!!!

Thank you Roy for the straightforward solution of resetting the clock so that Windows Update would run. In my searching for a solution I did not see that Microsoft admitted their mistake and offered...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 05 Jan 2018
Replies: 4
Views: 671
Posted By baumgrenze
Can't Get Windows Updater to Work

I'm concerned by the Spectre and Meltdown news. I realized I've not seen any Windows Updater messages for a while.

I ran a Belarc Advisor profile yesterday and it tells me that I'm missing some...
Forum: General Discussion 14 Aug 2017
Replies: 5
Views: 768
Posted By baumgrenze
Thank you, Nigel. What you wrote helps me to...

Thank you, Nigel.

What you wrote helps me to better understand what is going on. I will have another go at writing to the webmaster of the website where the problem occurs. I will share your...
Forum: General Discussion 14 Aug 2017
Replies: 5
Views: 768
Posted By baumgrenze
Thank you, Megaherz, but this is not quite what...

Thank you, Megaherz, but this is not quite what I'm seeking.

The author uses some word processor/operating system (perhaps Apple?) in which will print as an ellipsis (....) and prints as a...
Forum: General Discussion 13 Aug 2017
Replies: 5
Views: 768
Posted By baumgrenze
Find a Table of Special Characters

Once a week I gather a document from a web page in which it appears that the author/creator uses text composition program and/or operating system in which unorthodox characters stand for special text...
Forum: General Discussion 07 Jul 2017
Replies: 7
Views: 31,136
Posted By baumgrenze
Megahertz07 Thanks. This is fascinating. ...

Megahertz07

Thanks. This is fascinating.

I gather that when I am logged in with a password that the desktop combines both, or do I misunderstand?

thanks
baumgrenze
Forum: General Discussion 06 Jul 2017
Replies: 7
Views: 31,136
Posted By baumgrenze
This Helped Me

Thank you Jonathan. This was the succinct answer I needed. It was easily found.

baumgrenze
Forum: Software 26 Apr 2017
Replies: 1
Views: 961
Posted By baumgrenze
iTunes - Current Advice For a Minimal Install?

In September 2010, Airbot started this thread:

The unofficial guide to installing iTunes 10 without bloatware - Windows 7 Help Forums...
Forum: General Discussion 08 Mar 2017
Replies: 51
Views: 2,079
Posted By baumgrenze
Thank you one more time, jumanji, for patiently...

Thank you one more time, jumanji, for patiently leading me past all the pitfalls. Jack, "great job" is an understatement.

For mysterious reasons, Win7 decided that it was important to run chkdsk...
Forum: General Discussion 06 Mar 2017
Replies: 51
Views: 2,079
Posted By baumgrenze
Thank you for the hatching explanation. I...

Thank you for the hatching explanation.

I ran the Data Lifegard Diagnostics and it reported Pass on both the Quick Test and the Extended Test.

I went back and reran the Minitools surface scan...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 06 Mar 2017
Replies: 19
Views: 1,020
Posted By baumgrenze
Thanks for the reminder about boot order in the...

Thanks for the reminder about boot order in the BIOS. I've only entered the menu when installing an OS which is infrequent, for which I am thankful. Since the drives are identical (I'd intended a...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 06 Mar 2017
Replies: 19
Views: 1,020
Posted By baumgrenze
Please forgive my persistent questioning. ...

Please forgive my persistent questioning.

Is it really 'safe' to start a PC which has 2 bootable disk drives both connected to the MOBO?

How does the processor know which disk to boot?

I...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 06 Mar 2017
Replies: 19
Views: 1,020
Posted By baumgrenze
I am here to learn. The older I get, the more I...

I am here to learn. The older I get, the more I am aware of what I don't know.

Fact: I have a working copy of Win7/Pro x64 on one of my SSDs. I have a working copy of Win10/Pro x64 on the other...
Forum: General Discussion 06 Mar 2017
Replies: 51
Views: 2,079
Posted By baumgrenze
As I was shutting down applications I noticed...

As I was shutting down applications I noticed that F: in Disk Management has diagonal hatching across it.

I can open files from Recovery at will using Explorer.

Am I missing something?
...
Forum: General Discussion 06 Mar 2017
Replies: 51
Views: 2,079
Posted By baumgrenze
Thanks, jumanji, Here's the image of Disk...

Thanks, jumanji,

Here's the image of Disk Management.

As I show above, the D: drive shows way fewer files than the F: drive. I've not put a lot of effort into exploring the D: drive to see if...
Forum: General Discussion 05 Mar 2017
Replies: 51
Views: 2,079
Posted By baumgrenze
Files Visible on D: (Data Disk) and F: (Copy)

jumanji

Here is where I am today. I thought I would share ZTreeWin displays of Drive D: vs Drive F:. I logged My Documents on each disk and then invoked ShowAll. I deleted the filenames for...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 05 Mar 2017
Replies: 19
Views: 1,020
Posted By baumgrenze
Thank you everyone for your input. I'm not...

Thank you everyone for your input.

I'm not 'out of the woods yet' but I received a reply from YaMoonSun to the thread where jumanji helped me to create a copy of my Data Disk (showed as RAW in...
Forum: General Discussion 05 Mar 2017
Replies: 51
Views: 2,079
Posted By baumgrenze
Thank You YaMoonSun! I now believe that...

Thank You YaMoonSun!

I now believe that VMonitor have been part of my problem. With it shut off, the machine boots like it did before, but it is one of 4 items.

It had the worst reputation when...
Forum: General Discussion 05 Mar 2017
Replies: 51
Views: 2,079
Posted By baumgrenze
No, jumanji, I've not disappeared. Time has...

No, jumanji, I've not disappeared. Time has today!

I intend to use TestDisk to copy both my Boot Drive and my Data Drive (one more time) to the backup drive, this time with no internet connection...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 05 Mar 2017
Replies: 19
Views: 1,020
Posted By baumgrenze
Not Installed?

I tried to outline this carefully under Hard Drives in My System Specs.

When I want to launch Win 10, I shut down, open the case, unplug the cable from the Win 7 drive and plug in the Win 10...
Forum: General Discussion 05 Mar 2017
Replies: 51
Views: 2,079
Posted By baumgrenze
Thank you, YaMoonSun I found 12 entries and...

Thank you, YaMoonSun

I found 12 entries and I had 2 unchecked. I decided to uncheck the hueyPRO monitor entry for now.

On further reflection and research I unchecked these, too.

Adobe Photo...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 04 Mar 2017
Replies: 19
Views: 1,020
Posted By baumgrenze
I'm saddened to hear that. It took me most of a...

I'm saddened to hear that. It took me most of a month to find and install all the software I use.

Right now I am really missing ZTreeWin and its 'showall' display that can be sorted by name,...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 04 Mar 2017
Replies: 19
Views: 1,020
Posted By baumgrenze
Thanks for the suggestion. I was not...

Thanks for the suggestion.

I was not explicit enough. Win 10 is on one of my SSD's and Win7 is on the other. I only have one physically connected to the MOBO at any time. I've not tried to...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 04 Mar 2017
Replies: 19
Views: 1,020
Posted By baumgrenze
Unstable Win7/Pro x64 - First Post in Wrong Forum Perhaps?

I am still learning my way around the forum. I can't see how to move a post to a different one. I do not want to get banned for cross-posting or some other inadvertent misbehavior.

I posted this...
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