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Forum: General Discussion 14 Aug 2014
Replies: 3
Views: 680
Posted By jvsimo1
pbcopter the request for my OS is in the...

pbcopter the request for my OS is in the registration info required to join Windows 8.
Forum: General Discussion 14 Aug 2014
Replies: 3
Views: 680
Posted By jvsimo1
Thanks pbcopter for the quick reply. I have...

Thanks pbcopter for the quick reply.
I have just made a giant leap for mankind, and gone from Windows 7 to Windows 8 and my 74 year old brain is bubbling with blind confusion. I might even wear out...
Forum: General Discussion 14 Aug 2014
Replies: 3
Views: 680
Posted By jvsimo1
Who Knows ?

Can somebody please tell me what is O.S.
Apparently it is something I am using and need to know so I can register with Windows 8 forum.
Forum: Browsers & Mail 01 Aug 2014
Replies: 2
Views: 1,162
Posted By jvsimo1
I should have added I am currently using Windows...

I should have added I am currently using Windows Live Mail.
Forum: Browsers & Mail 01 Aug 2014
Replies: 2
Views: 1,162
Posted By jvsimo1
Contact transfer

In the next few days I am making a giant leap for an old bloke, going from Windows 7 to windows 8.
I expect to be in here a lot over the next few months.
First question:: What is the easiest way...
Forum: General Discussion 29 Jun 2014
Replies: 2
Views: 1,122
Posted By jvsimo1
Windows Live Mail on Windows 7. Cheers.

Windows Live Mail on Windows 7.
Cheers.
Forum: General Discussion 29 Jun 2014
Replies: 2
Views: 1,122
Posted By jvsimo1
Somebody must know the answer.

Has anybody got a clue as to why my e-mail has suddenly gone a bit weird. I am receiving OK but ,can not send.
Everything is getting dumped into the Draft folder.
I get the following message.
...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 04 May 2014
Replies: 1
Views: 1,569
Posted By jvsimo1
E-mail Address

I am thinking I would like to have a 2nd e-mail address. Can anybody recommend one that they have used for some time without any hassles or problems. Naturally I am looking for a freebie to suit my...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 19 Apr 2014
Replies: 2
Views: 2,586
Posted By jvsimo1
Thanks for that bigmck. Actually it is all back...

Thanks for that bigmck. Actually it is all back to normal. I switched the modem off for about 30seconds then turned it back on. Maybe something in the modem needed resetting or something like that. ...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 19 Apr 2014
Replies: 2
Views: 2,586
Posted By jvsimo1
Receive but no send

All of a sudden (4 hrs ago), I have had a problem. I am receiving E-mails with no trouble, but can not send. I have about 6 in the outbox and when I click Send/ Receive I get the following message....
Forum: General Discussion 18 Apr 2014
Replies: 4
Views: 1,868
Posted By jvsimo1
Dave, I had a similar, but not the same problem...

Dave, I had a similar, but not the same problem and fixed it here,

https://www.sevenforums.com/general-discussion/328775-gone-down-wrong-path-can-t-find-my-way-back.html

Might be worth a try....
Forum: Customization 17 Apr 2014
Replies: 5
Views: 2,063
Posted By jvsimo1
FDM, what photo editing program are you using? I...

FDM, what photo editing program are you using? I have been using IRFANVIEW for quite a few years and it does everything perfectly, and is free.
Forum: General Discussion 17 Apr 2014
Replies: 6
Views: 1,377
Posted By jvsimo1
Thanks a Million BJB:D, problem solved. It took a...

Thanks a Million BJB:D, problem solved. It took a few minutes to get all settled, but now I am back to normal. Also thanks to the other contributors.
Forum: General Discussion 17 Apr 2014
Replies: 6
Views: 1,377
Posted By jvsimo1
Yes Dooley, I have tried about 3 times but it...

Yes Dooley, I have tried about 3 times but it won't offer any restore points before today, and won't let me create an earlier restore point. I think what ever I did wrong the first time and caused...
Forum: General Discussion 17 Apr 2014
Replies: 6
Views: 1,377
Posted By jvsimo1
Gone down the wrong path and can't find my way back.

WOW, I am in real trouble and have no idea how to get back to normal:(.
I did something wrong and ended up with the Red Adobe reader badge on everything including all the links on the Desk top. I...
Forum: General Discussion 01 Feb 2014
Replies: 10
Views: 1,671
Posted By jvsimo1
Thanks mate, My address is @bigpond.com, which...

Thanks mate, My address is @bigpond.com, which is Telstra in Australia. Is that good enough for me to get into Skydrive?, or will I need to get a Microsoft or Hotmail address as well?
Forum: General Discussion 01 Feb 2014
Replies: 3
Views: 868
Posted By jvsimo1
One good / One bad

I have been using Google Earth for many years without a single problem ,,,,,,, till now that is.
It works perfectly on my Laptop.
However when I try to start it on my Desk Top the initial black...
Forum: General Discussion 01 Feb 2014
Replies: 10
Views: 1,671
Posted By jvsimo1
Thanks for the quick reply, I have about an hour...

Thanks for the quick reply, I have about an hour and 40 minutes of a TV show and some 4.7 GB discs, so I'll give it a go.;)
Forum: General Discussion 01 Feb 2014
Replies: 10
Views: 1,671
Posted By jvsimo1
Maybe a dumb question

No 1: Can somebody tell me if there is a simple formula to calculate how many minutes or hours a DVD disc is good for.
For example, can I fit a half hour TV show onto a 700MB disc?

No 2: Is it...
Forum: General Discussion 25 Jan 2014
Replies: 4
Views: 877
Posted By jvsimo1
Thanks John, from the moment I submitted my...

Thanks John, from the moment I submitted my query, to getting your reply and acting on it, and problem solved was about 20 minutes total. You can not get better service than that.
Thanks again mate.
Forum: General Discussion 25 Jan 2014
Replies: 4
Views: 877
Posted By jvsimo1
Not Sure

All of a sudden I am getting the following message every time I try to start a new page.:(

"Microsoft Word Starter 2010 can not be opened. Try again or repair the product in Control Panel."...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 30 Sep 2013
Replies: 4
Views: 2,471
Posted By jvsimo1
I am using Windows 7 Home Premium and Internet...

I am using Windows 7 Home Premium and Internet Explorer. Somebody earlier suggested
speedmaxpc.com...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 30 Sep 2013
Replies: 4
Views: 2,471
Posted By jvsimo1
Staying Logged in

I have had a problem over the last 5 or 6 weeks and System Restore initially fixed it, but now even that isn't working.
The problem is I can't stay logged in on sites I usually stay logged into for...
Forum: General Discussion 23 Jun 2013
Replies: 7
Views: 988
Posted By jvsimo1
OK, it is now half an hour latter and again I can...

OK, it is now half an hour latter and again I can copy and paste as per normal, it seems to be a temporary problem that only happens now and the. Being a 73 year old pensioner, and it being a home...
Forum: General Discussion 23 Jun 2013
Replies: 7
Views: 988
Posted By jvsimo1
I have 4 GIGs of ram and most of the time I can...

I have 4 GIGs of ram and most of the time I can copy and paste a whole page without any drama. It just springs this crazy situation on me every now and then. When this happens I would like to be able...
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