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Forum: Hardware & Devices 14 Mar 2018
Replies: 2
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Posted By drmax
Just going to go ahead and ask...I've had this...

Just going to go ahead and ask...I've had this asus laptop new year ago with W10, as well as this HP 6970 series. Recently it had a document locked up in spooler, and couldn't get rid of it, or...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 14 Mar 2018
Replies: 2
Views: 377
Posted By drmax
windows 10 and HP 6978

is there a place to post question, regarding my subject....within this forum?
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 06 Aug 2017
Replies: 7
Views: 1,276
Posted By drmax
I followed your link. I removed avast and...

I followed your link. I removed avast and installed MSE and will leave this as is. I think I had uninstalled it previously for avast. Ok, so I got it working. Unsure what did it. I put the updates in...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 06 Aug 2017
Replies: 98
Views: 113,625
Posted By drmax
I had started my own thread and was referred to...

I had started my own thread and was referred to this thread. Having the same issue of not getting updates installed. Followed everything through, with already having KB3020369 installed. However,...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 05 Aug 2017
Replies: 7
Views: 1,276
Posted By drmax
Will look in the morning. Thank you!

Will look in the morning. Thank you!
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 05 Aug 2017
Replies: 7
Views: 1,276
Posted By drmax
Also I currently have to antivirus protection....

Also I currently have to antivirus protection. I'll let this run a couple hrs to see if it actually installs the updates. I am not using this pc to surf the web
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 05 Aug 2017
Replies: 7
Views: 1,276
Posted By drmax
I removed avast in safe mode. Restarted PC. Went...

I removed avast in safe mode. Restarted PC. Went to windows update. Says "preparing to install" (which there are 3 important updates) That will just keep saying that. Here is the c/p you asked for......
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 05 Aug 2017
Replies: 7
Views: 1,276
Posted By drmax
I'll look at it this weekend sometime. Thx

I'll look at it this weekend sometime. Thx
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 05 Aug 2017
Replies: 7
Views: 1,276
Posted By drmax
won't update

So, it's a fairly fresh windows 7 install. Go to update and says has 3 important update. It apparently downloaded the files. I look later and says installing update. Well it just hangs there, for...
Forum: Network & Sharing 26 Dec 2016
Replies: 43
Views: 4,043
Posted By drmax
I sincerely doubt it. They are probably locked...

I sincerely doubt it. They are probably locked and the signal may be too weak....but you can check. If you have an android, download wifi analyzer to your phone. It will show signals and strengths...
Forum: Network & Sharing 26 Dec 2016
Replies: 43
Views: 4,043
Posted By drmax
That is more of an admin function. You are...

That is more of an admin function. You are admin.
I would think you would be able to lock non-admins out of that function.
BTW.....If you can.....change the password IN the xbox for your SSID so...
Forum: Network & Sharing 26 Dec 2016
Replies: 43
Views: 4,043
Posted By drmax
Yes I am. He has no idea what I have reset the...

Yes I am. He has no idea what I have reset the password too, which I already reset.
If I do the following...


change the SSID of the router wireless
Set a strong Pass Phrase on the wireless...
Forum: Network & Sharing 26 Dec 2016
Replies: 43
Views: 4,043
Posted By drmax
By reading apparently the MAC address can be...

By reading apparently the MAC address can be spoofed or changed within the console. If this is the case then the user can continually changed this address to allow function of Xbox one, rendering my...
Forum: Network & Sharing 26 Dec 2016
Replies: 43
Views: 4,043
Posted By drmax
**I have verified that the xbox one that is in...

**I have verified that the xbox one that is in the list, is the device when turning on and off...but the mac address differs from the one listed, as opposed to the one that showed up in the...
Forum: Network & Sharing 26 Dec 2016
Replies: 43
Views: 4,043
Posted By drmax
sorry for all the posts, but my mind is working....

sorry for all the posts, but my mind is working. wondering if, since the xbox one was purchased 2nd hand online, that it may have been compromised, as to why it was showing a different mac address,...
Forum: Network & Sharing 26 Dec 2016
Replies: 43
Views: 4,043
Posted By drmax
here is what the xbox one is showing under lan...

here is what the xbox one is showing under lan details.
Connection Type
Wi-Fi (802.11) Frequency 5 GHz ...
Forum: Network & Sharing 26 Dec 2016
Replies: 43
Views: 4,043
Posted By drmax
also, the firewall log does not show that mac...

also, the firewall log does not show that mac address anymore. I only had it happen one time.
Forum: Network & Sharing 26 Dec 2016
Replies: 43
Views: 4,043
Posted By drmax
also, what does this mean? When I turn on the...

also, what does this mean? When I turn on the xbox 1, the event pops this up....
INF 2016-12-26T07:45:30-05:00 sys Node 192.168.1.71 is down
Forum: Network & Sharing 26 Dec 2016
Replies: 43
Views: 4,043
Posted By drmax
what does this mean.... INF ...

what does this mean....
INF 2016-12-26T07:32:57-05:00 hurl host=prov.samsungcloudsolution.com uri=/openapi/provisioning hijacked
Forum: Network & Sharing 26 Dec 2016
Replies: 43
Views: 4,043
Posted By drmax
found it

Ok. Did what asked of. Cleared all logs. Turned on xbox 1. Found the mac address under "firewall" log. Odd, this mac address is different from the one listed in the device list, nor is it listed...
Forum: Network & Sharing 25 Dec 2016
Replies: 43
Views: 4,043
Posted By drmax
i found event log and system log. i don't see...

i found event log and system log. i don't see anything that says www.live (http://www.live)..... I'll have to clear the logs, then look tomorrow when he is connected, to ck this out. Just now reading...
Forum: Network & Sharing 25 Dec 2016
Replies: 43
Views: 4,043
Posted By drmax
I will need to find that log. I had seen it I...

I will need to find that log. I had seen it I think. I thought simply by using the mac addy would have locked it. It had worked on a iPod that way[/QUOTE]
In theory yes. But you claim it is not...
Forum: Network & Sharing 25 Dec 2016
Replies: 43
Views: 4,043
Posted By drmax
No. Pc and laptop are password protected and he...

No. Pc and laptop are password protected and he does not use those anyway. Unless I am missing something then this is not a problem
Forum: Network & Sharing 25 Dec 2016
Replies: 43
Views: 4,043
Posted By drmax
I will need to find that log. I had seen it I...

I will need to find that log. I had seen it I think. I thought simply by using the mac addy would have locked it. It had worked on a iPod that way
Forum: Network & Sharing 25 Dec 2016
Replies: 43
Views: 4,043
Posted By drmax
Yes. I have changed the password, and did Take...

Yes. I have changed the password, and did
Take the decal off the side of router. No way he could figure it out. He's not that savy
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