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Forum: Drivers 4 Minutes Ago
Replies: 4
Views: 91
Posted By mrjimphelps
You could go to the Intel download website:...

You could go to the Intel download website: https://downloadcenter.intel.com/

Choose "Automatically update your drivers" - click Get Started. There is a program there for auto-detecting what is...
Forum: General Discussion 56 Minutes Ago
Replies: 20
Views: 418
Posted By mrjimphelps
If you are running 64-bit Ubuntu, you can install...

If you are running 64-bit Ubuntu, you can install VMWare Workstation Player in Ubuntu, and then Windows 7 or 8.1 in the VM. I installed 8.1 in a VM in my Linux Mint computer, and it couldn't have...
Forum: Backup and Restore 1 Hour Ago
Replies: 10
Views: 170
Posted By mrjimphelps
I booted my computer to Windows, installed...

I booted my computer to Windows, installed Macrium Reflect Free, and created a Macrium recovery disk. I then switched to my Linux hard drive and booted with the Macrium recovery disk. I then tried...
Forum: Drivers 1 Hour Ago
Replies: 4
Views: 91
Posted By mrjimphelps
Your VEN number for both devices is 8086. Your...

Your VEN number for both devices is 8086.
Your DEV number for the Serial IO device is 22C1; your DEV number for the Storage Control Cluster is 0F14.

In the past, there was an extremely useful...
Forum: Software 1 Hour Ago
Replies: 1
Views: 40
Posted By mrjimphelps
I would uninstall both Office 2010 and Office...

I would uninstall both Office 2010 and Office 2013. Then reboot. Then install Office 2010 first, then Office 2013 second.

And don't do anything in the Registry.
Forum: Installation & Setup 1 Hour Ago
Replies: 1
Views: 44
Posted By mrjimphelps
It may work, since both computers are Dell. But...

It may work, since both computers are Dell. But if the computers aren't identical, then you will have to track down the proper drivers for the computer, in order to get everything working in...
Forum: General Discussion 2 Hours Ago
Replies: 20
Views: 418
Posted By mrjimphelps
You have a few choices: Continue with...

You have a few choices:

Continue with Windows 7, and hope for the best. I don't recommend this, because you will be vulnerable to security threats.
Upgrade to Windows 8.1, and install Classic...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 2 Hours Ago
Replies: 3
Views: 121
Posted By mrjimphelps
There may be a misbehaving program or service...

There may be a misbehaving program or service which loads whenever you start Windows. To see if that is happening, and to see how to fix it, check my post here:

Strange Problem: Windows 7 64-bit...
Forum: General Discussion 1 Day Ago
Replies: 14
Views: 512
Posted By mrjimphelps
Have you tried using a different browser, such as...

Have you tried using a different browser, such as Firefox or Opera? When you do, do you still have the same issue?
Forum: General Discussion 1 Day Ago
Replies: 20
Views: 418
Posted By mrjimphelps
"Retail" means that you can install it on any...

"Retail" means that you can install it on any computer which can run Windows 7 (on only one computer at a time). "OEM" means that you can install it only on the computer it came with.
Forum: Installation & Setup 1 Day Ago
Replies: 8
Views: 175
Posted By mrjimphelps
You could have two data drives, in addition to...

You could have two data drives, in addition to your Windows drive -- one for you and one for her. But I would never recommend having two separate Windows installs on the same computer, because you...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 1 Day Ago
Replies: 13
Views: 327
Posted By mrjimphelps
Here is a post which deals with the issue you are...

Here is a post which deals with the issue you are seeing:

Regular BSOD , ntfs.sys common (https://www.sevenforums.com/bsod-help-support/198288-regular-bsod-ntfs-sys-common.html)

In this...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 1 Day Ago
Replies: 3
Views: 121
Posted By mrjimphelps
There may be a buggy 64-bit script running in the...

There may be a buggy 64-bit script running in the background, whenever you are running a 64-bit browser. And possibly the equivalent 32-bit version of that script, which runs when you are running a...
Forum: General Discussion 1 Day Ago
Replies: 20
Views: 418
Posted By mrjimphelps
Windows 10 is a work in progress. It is...

Windows 10 is a work in progress. It is impossible to say what it will look like in 2020.
Forum: Hardware & Devices 1 Day Ago
Replies: 4
Views: 148
Posted By mrjimphelps
Sounds like your monitor is bad. Here are some...

Sounds like your monitor is bad. Here are some things to try:

Plug in an external monitor. See if the display looks good on the external. If so, then it could be a bad driver or a video...
Forum: Microsoft Office 1 Day Ago
Replies: 3
Views: 155
Posted By mrjimphelps
I just checked, and Outlook 2016 also remembers...

I just checked, and Outlook 2016 also remembers if the window was maximized, and opens it that way the next time as well.

I have the locally-installed version of 2016, not the 365 version. I...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 1 Day Ago
Replies: 6
Views: 174
Posted By mrjimphelps
Have you installed Windows 7 service pack 1? I...

Have you installed Windows 7 service pack 1? I don't see it in the above list of updates that have successfully installed.

That is a requirement in order to be able to install IE 11.
Forum: Microsoft Office 2 Days Ago
Replies: 3
Views: 155
Posted By mrjimphelps
If you resize the window to the size you want,...

If you resize the window to the size you want, then close it, it should open the next time to that size.

I'm not talking about maximizing the window, but rather stretching the height and width of...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 2 Days Ago
Replies: 6
Views: 174
Posted By mrjimphelps
There are a lot of update problems with Microsoft...

There are a lot of update problems with Microsoft right now. It seems that they aren't sufficiently tested before they are released.

When did this problem start? If you can determine when, then...
Forum: Software 2 Days Ago
Replies: 4
Views: 219
Posted By mrjimphelps
Sounds like the external keyboard is in some sort...

Sounds like the external keyboard is in some sort of "laptop" mode. On many laptop keyboards, if you press the FN key, you will get a 2nd set of characters for some of the keys.

There's probably...
Forum: Network & Sharing 2 Days Ago
Replies: 8
Views: 236
Posted By mrjimphelps
Yes. The router is in full control of this...

Yes. The router is in full control of this process.

The only reason you would want to allow devices to connect with something other than WPA2 is if you have devices which don't have WPA2...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 2 Days Ago
Replies: 8
Views: 286
Posted By mrjimphelps
Here's a tutorial for recovering a partition: ...

Here's a tutorial for recovering a partition:

https://www.eightforums.com/threads/partition-recover-deleted-partitions-in-windows.31950/
Forum: Network & Sharing 2 Days Ago
Replies: 8
Views: 236
Posted By mrjimphelps
Either router option will allow for WPA2, but the...

Either router option will allow for WPA2, but the first option will force all device to WPA2.
Forum: Network & Sharing 2 Days Ago
Replies: 8
Views: 236
Posted By mrjimphelps
Log into your router's setup screen. Make sure...

Log into your router's setup screen. Make sure that your wireless network's settings are for WPA2. Save and exit.

This is the router setup, not the Windows setup. The Windows setup has to...
Forum: Graphic Cards 2 Days Ago
Replies: 3
Views: 244
Posted By mrjimphelps
Do you have onboard video? If so, remove the...

Do you have onboard video? If so, remove the video card and connect your monitor to the onboard video port. If that fixes the problem, you likely have a bad video card. Since the new video driver...
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