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Forum: Network & Sharing 24 Nov 2012
Replies: 3
Views: 7,537
Posted By highstream
So, if the computer is used elsewhere, it won't...

So, if the computer is used elsewhere, it won't inlcude my two network items in the list? Isn't the encryption key specific to the router, not the computer? I uninstalled the Cisco router.
Forum: Network & Sharing 24 Nov 2012
Replies: 3
Views: 7,537
Posted By highstream
Deleting my own network connections listings (sys tray network icon)

I'm preparing a laptop for transfer to someone else and have deleted all my network accounts (wireless) in the Control Panel. But over in the Sys Tray, when I click on the network icon, my two...
Forum: General Discussion 22 Nov 2012
Replies: 9
Views: 2,485
Posted By highstream
Thanks for the idea, but no change. Perhaps a...

Thanks for the idea, but no change. Perhaps a reinstall of MSE is in order.
Forum: General Discussion 22 Nov 2012
Replies: 9
Views: 2,485
Posted By highstream
Not with this laptop. And it has the same things...

Not with this laptop. And it has the same things loaded in the sys tray as my desktop, plus a few more that are laptop specific.
Forum: General Discussion 22 Nov 2012
Replies: 9
Views: 2,485
Posted By highstream
The Notification Area, aka Sys Tray, is that...

The Notification Area, aka Sys Tray, is that collection of icons one sees when they click on the little upward pointing white arrow a little to the left of of the time in the right corner. The list...
Forum: General Discussion 22 Nov 2012
Replies: 9
Views: 2,485
Posted By highstream
Reread my post because I think your question...

Reread my post because I think your question misses the point. No matter what the setting, one would expect the icon to be present in the Sys Tray (Notification Area). I'll guess you're thinking of...
Forum: General Discussion 22 Nov 2012
Replies: 9
Views: 2,485
Posted By highstream
MSE not in system tray but in Customize list

New Win 7x64 laptop bought from MS Store and hence set up by them or tech staff, with MSE loaded. But the thing I've never seen before, perhaps out of inattention, is that while its icon doesn't...
Forum: General Discussion 18 Nov 2012
Replies: 21
Views: 30,498
Posted By highstream
Not sure where you got the idea, but this isn't...

Not sure where you got the idea, but this isn't or wan't (yet) a Win 8 laptop: Buy ASUS ZENBOOK Prime UX21A-1AK3, Notebook Computer - Microsoft Store Online...
Forum: General Discussion 18 Nov 2012
Replies: 21
Views: 30,498
Posted By highstream
We tried that one too.

We tried that one too.
Forum: General Discussion 18 Nov 2012
Replies: 21
Views: 30,498
Posted By highstream
Thanks for the link and suggestions. In post 12...

Thanks for the link and suggestions. In post 12 from the OP, the Lenovo instructions were what he used for the same laptop as mine - Zenbook Prime UX21A (i5).

On the phone with MS Signature tech...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 18 Nov 2012
Replies: 13
Views: 5,212
Posted By highstream
Ah, the solution: they're sending me another one...

Ah, the solution: they're sending me another one overnight, and I'll call back when it's set up to have them walk me through the partition (not that I did anything wrong, but they have their own ways...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 18 Nov 2012
Replies: 13
Views: 5,212
Posted By highstream
I've been on the phone with MS for the past two...

I've been on the phone with MS for the past two hours, getting shuttled around and dead lines. No one would tell me that Signature Support didn't open until 11am CT. I'm finally with one of their...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 18 Nov 2012
Replies: 13
Views: 5,212
Posted By highstream
yes

yes
Forum: Hardware & Devices 18 Nov 2012
Replies: 13
Views: 5,212
Posted By highstream
Well, my CD is pre-SP1. The version I'm...

Well, my CD is pre-SP1. The version I'm currently using on the USB stick came from a site that said it's SP1: Official Windows 7 SP1 ISO from Digital River My Digital Life...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 18 Nov 2012
Replies: 13
Views: 5,212
Posted By highstream
Ok, on laptop startup, I get the error message. ...

Ok, on laptop startup, I get the error message. Then I press exit and Windows boots from the USB stick. First screen is the intro, second is "Install now," with "Repair your computer link" lower...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 18 Nov 2012
Replies: 13
Views: 5,212
Posted By highstream
I went through steps 1 to 6 at Prepare an usb...

I went through steps 1 to 6 at Prepare an usb thumb drive, to boot windows 7 in U... - Lenovo Community (http://forums.lenovo.com/t5/tkb/articleprintpage/tkb-id/Beta_OS@tkb/article-id/177) from the...
Forum: General Discussion 18 Nov 2012
Replies: 21
Views: 30,498
Posted By highstream
What program did you use to create the bootable...

What program did you use to create the bootable stick? I've got the same exact error on a Zenbook Prime UX21A. Mine came about on the reboot after partioning C drive with EaseUs.

After finishing...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 18 Nov 2012
Replies: 13
Views: 5,212
Posted By highstream
Thanks. Those instructions are much better than...

Thanks. Those instructions are much better than the others I tried. Hopefully they work.

In EaseUs, I took the ~100gb partition (C) and reduced it to 55 or 60gb, pressed Apply, it did it's thing...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 18 Nov 2012
Replies: 13
Views: 5,212
Posted By highstream
Laptop SSD partition led to Windows not booting - Win Boot Mgr error

On a new Asus Win 7x64 laptop (Zenbook Prime UX21A), I was repartitioning the SSD with EaseUs and it seemed to be going well until restart. At that point, EaseUs gave a failure message and then...
Forum: Backup and Restore 17 Nov 2012
Replies: 9
Views: 1,811
Posted By highstream
With your pointers, I set up a manually run...

With your pointers, I set up a manually run incremental the other day and it ran fine. What came to mind since then was why can't I automate that. Looking at the task scheduler this morning, I...
Forum: Backup and Restore 17 Nov 2012
Replies: 9
Views: 1,811
Posted By highstream
Actually, there's a different and much easier and...

Actually, there's a different and much easier and better way of doing this: Window's Task Scheduler (type schedule in Start). In Daily, one can choose every so many days, or in Weekly one can choose...
Forum: General Discussion 14 Nov 2012
Replies: 1
Views: 3,144
Posted By highstream
Turned out to be an unchecked Logitech Product...

Turned out to be an unchecked Logitech Product Registration entry in autoruns. Checked it to see what would happen and on reboot there was no file mgr, just a Logitech survey. Strange thing is that...
Forum: General Discussion 14 Nov 2012
Replies: 1
Views: 3,144
Posted By highstream
File Manager opening at startup to Autoruns disabled folder

With every startup the past few days, my file manager has been opening when it's not supposed to. See the screenshot. The same thing happened briefly in early October, but I don't recall how I get...
Forum: Backup and Restore 13 Nov 2012
Replies: 9
Views: 1,811
Posted By highstream
Install of the incremental shorcut was confusing....

Install of the incremental shorcut was confusing. On the desktop, both files show in Properties as .vbs and one of them won't switch to the General tab because of the %System Root% designation. ...
Forum: Backup and Restore 13 Nov 2012
Replies: 9
Views: 1,811
Posted By highstream
Thanks. So one creates a backup schedule in...

Thanks. So one creates a backup schedule in Windows, say every Monday, runs the shortcut in between as desired, and the 'tweeners, whether full or incremental, are each saved in a separate folder? ...
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