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Forum: Performance & Maintenance 01 Jun 2017
Replies: 9
Views: 3,347
Posted By ubose
I have Ccleaner, and so I ran it to clean up. It...

I have Ccleaner, and so I ran it to clean up. It found more than just in the \AppData\Local\Temp folder, and so I cleaned up almost 12 GB. Thanks for your tips.
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 01 Jun 2017
Replies: 9
Views: 3,347
Posted By ubose
Is it safe to delete everything in the TEMP folder?

I found that there more than 7,000 files taking up almost 5GB in my hard drive in the TEMP folder. The folder path is the following. It is a Windows 7 64-bit computer.
C:\Users\Windows...
Forum: Microsoft Office 11 Feb 2017
Replies: 12
Views: 2,877
Posted By ubose
Yes I wanted to change the Save As location to...

Yes I wanted to change the Save As location to the Windows desktop, and I did that by following the instructions on the blog page you mention. I followed through to the last steps to create a new...
Forum: Microsoft Office 10 Feb 2017
Replies: 12
Views: 2,877
Posted By ubose
I want to add another observation I made about my...

I want to add another observation I made about my problem. The abnormality I started this thread with is that when I preview or open an attachment in Outlook 2010, two copies of the attachment get...
Forum: Microsoft Office 10 Feb 2017
Replies: 12
Views: 2,877
Posted By ubose
I did not back up my registry

I did not make a backup copy of the registry, but I have learned a lesson here. I shall back up my registry in future. So do I just export the whole registry as a backup, and import it if I have...
Forum: Microsoft Office 10 Feb 2017
Replies: 12
Views: 2,877
Posted By ubose
Because the attachment is already downloaded to...

Because the attachment is already downloaded to my desktop, I know its folder location - it is the desktop! The right-click menu does not show the Open File Location either. Am I following you...
Forum: Microsoft Office 09 Feb 2017
Replies: 12
Views: 2,877
Posted By ubose
Oh yes, I also checked the location of Outlook's...

Oh yes, I also checked the location of Outlook's data files. They are at the same location that Ranger4 said - C:\Users\xxxx\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Outlook.
Forum: Microsoft Office 09 Feb 2017
Replies: 12
Views: 2,877
Posted By ubose
I wanted to change the default location for...

I wanted to change the default location for saving Outlook attachments and inserting attachments to a new email to my Windows desktop. By default Outlook was bringing up a different location and I...
Forum: Microsoft Office 08 Feb 2017
Replies: 12
Views: 2,877
Posted By ubose
Previewing or attaching Outlook 2010 attachment saves it on desktop

Suddenly for some days now Outlook 2010 has started doing this. Whenever I preview or open (not save) an attachment in an Outlook email, one copy (sometimes two copies) of the attachment downloads to...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 16 Sep 2016
Replies: 154
Views: 1,595,712
Posted By ubose
ThrashZone's tip worked!

ThrashZone said
Hi,
KB3020369 & KB3172605 is all that is needed :)
KB3020369
Win-7 32 bit
https://download.microsoft.com/downl...020369-x86.msu...
Forum: Tutorials 10 Jul 2015
Replies: 21
Views: 59,542
Posted By ubose
I had an add-on in Firefox called Bookmark...

I had an add-on in Firefox called Bookmark Favicon Changer https://sites.google.com/site/sonthakit/bookmarkfaviconchanger. It is used to change Firefox's bookmark icons. I removed it but still no...
Forum: Tutorials 09 Jul 2015
Replies: 21
Views: 59,542
Posted By ubose
Yes, I do have "Open with" in the context menu...

Yes, I do have "Open with" in the context menu for other files such as .txt and .htm.
Forum: Tutorials 08 Jul 2015
Replies: 21
Views: 59,542
Posted By ubose
I merged the .reg file for the url option to...

I merged the .reg file for the url option to restore the default association, but still no luck.
Forum: Tutorials 08 Jul 2015
Replies: 21
Views: 59,542
Posted By ubose
I restarted my Windows 7 Home 64-bit computer but...

I restarted my Windows 7 Home 64-bit computer but I still don't see the Open With option in the context menu for internet shortcut (URL) icons on my desktop. Also, the URL icons are blank even though...
Forum: Tutorials 08 Jul 2015
Replies: 21
Views: 59,542
Posted By ubose
Same problem

I, too, am having the same problem. I have two entries for ContextMenuHandlers in the registry as I have shown in the attached image. What can I do to add Open With in the context menu for .URL...
Forum: Tutorials 15 Jan 2014
Replies: 2,125
Views: 5,904,878
Posted By ubose
Try booting up in safe mode and restoring to a...

Try booting up in safe mode and restoring to a previous restore point.
Forum: Tutorials 07 Nov 2013
Replies: 2,125
Views: 5,904,878
Posted By ubose
Will Repair Install help if computer is infected?

My Windows 7 64-bit Home computer was infected and would not let me do a System Restore, which I tried as a fix. I was able to launch Windows and do usual stuff like word-process and browse the...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 29 May 2013
Replies: 2
Views: 791
Posted By ubose
Mysterious Windows tasks

I see a few Windows tasks in the Task Scheduler that appear strange. I shall appreciate demystifying these? If they are non-essential, then I can delete them I guess. The tasks are the first three in...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 15 Apr 2012
Replies: 12
Views: 14,454
Posted By ubose
If I use these programs to format the rewritable...

If I use these programs to format the rewritable discs which were used in the past with Roxio's Creator 9 Drag-to-disc, will I be able to burn and erase files in Windows Explorer? That's because I...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 13 Apr 2012
Replies: 12
Views: 14,454
Posted By ubose
Mostly data files such as Word, Excel, PDFs, but...

Mostly data files such as Word, Excel, PDFs, but also some pictures and MP3s.
Forum: Hardware & Devices 13 Apr 2012
Replies: 12
Views: 14,454
Posted By ubose
I have to clarify that I am trying to reuse...

I have to clarify that I am trying to reuse rewritable CDs that I had used with Roxio Creator 9 Drag-to-disc on a Windows XP PC. If I format the used rewritable CDs with either of the above...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 13 Apr 2012
Replies: 12
Views: 14,454
Posted By ubose
Roadrunner - Yes, that is what I am trying....

Roadrunner - Yes, that is what I am trying. Thanks for responding.
Forum: Hardware & Devices 08 Apr 2012
Replies: 12
Views: 14,454
Posted By ubose
I tried to add a file to the disc by dragging and...

I tried to add a file to the disc by dragging and dropping it in Windows Explorer. It gave me the following prompt.

"Please insert a writable disc into drive. "

But, after I format the disc on...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 08 Apr 2012
Replies: 12
Views: 14,454
Posted By ubose
WIndows 7 is unable to format rewritable CD

My Windows 7 64-bit Home Premium PC is unable to format rewritable CDs. It appears to be starting the formatting process, but after about 30 minutes it ends saying Windows was unable to format it. I...
Forum: Tutorials 23 Dec 2011
Replies: 44
Views: 275,933
Posted By ubose
Is there a way to print a tutorial? Thanks.

Is there a way to print a tutorial? Thanks.
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