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Forum: Backup and Restore 10 Jun 2019
Replies: 4
Views: 1,341
Posted By Windymiller
Thanks very much for replies. I dont have...

Thanks very much for replies. I dont have Twitter but I suppose I can open an account ! What a palaver ! I will try it. Thanks for tip about staying incognito as poss.
Forum: Backup and Restore 10 Jun 2019
Replies: 4
Views: 1,341
Posted By Windymiller
Login failure Macrium

Macrium forum has sent me email enabling changing of password but when I try to login it refuses to even recognise the email address to which it sent the password reset mail. I cannot find any way...
Forum: General Discussion 15 May 2019
Replies: 1
Views: 1,695
Posted By Windymiller
Directories Filing Std or Admin Choices

I have drifted over some time into using Standard User Account and Admin Account indiscriminately. At one time I mostly used Standard as I understood this to be the safest way to work. I started...
Forum: Backup and Restore 25 Nov 2018
Replies: 1
Views: 522
Posted By Windymiller
Macrium Restart

I stopped using Macrium Reflect in March 2018 because I did not have time to sort problems that had ensued (sickness in family). I want to restart backups but cannot find the scheduled backups page...
Forum: Tutorials 25 Sep 2017
Replies: 376
Views: 2,490,484
Posted By Windymiller
Quick Launch enable where is Method 3

Cannot find an Option or Method 3 for enabling Quick Launch. Other method does not work now - Windows refuses to allow the characters in the suggested copy and paste text.
Forum: System Security 22 Aug 2017
Replies: 2
Views: 2,870
Posted By Windymiller
SYSTEM and Trusted Installer permissions

I have recently attempted to take ownership of Windows C Drive through Properties/Security i.e. I temporarily removed it from Trusted Installer. The problem was complicated by previous changes in my...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 03 Aug 2017
Replies: 2
Views: 793
Posted By Windymiller
Suspicious advice re faulty email address

I received an email purporting to come from Mandarin Orange advising that an email address I had
taken from a church web site members list does not exist though the owner of the email says that is...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 14 Mar 2017
Replies: 8
Views: 1,675
Posted By Windymiller
This morning computer failed altogether to reboot...

This morning computer failed altogether to reboot (again after I did a restart this time following changing a drive letter). I had previously affixed E to the Macrium Recovery USB HD and G to the...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 14 Mar 2017
Replies: 8
Views: 1,675
Posted By Windymiller
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 13 Mar 2017
Replies: 8
Views: 1,675
Posted By Windymiller
I have taken a snip shot of the Disk Man details...

I have taken a snip shot of the Disk Man details but I do not have the paper clip icon on this message menu. I am trying to send as an image but do not have the URL as far as I know. Can you advise...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 13 Mar 2017
Replies: 8
Views: 1,675
Posted By Windymiller
Thankyou. I had already tried sfc /scannow which...

Thankyou. I had already tried sfc /scannow which came up with "no problems". I ran check disk today and it also said no problems except "could not get a handle on Event Viewer). I removed the...
Forum: Installation & Setup 13 Mar 2017
Replies: 9
Views: 1,988
Posted By Windymiller
Thankyou very much for replying - sorry it has...

Thankyou very much for replying - sorry it has taken me so long to come back. I gave up on Mesh. I found I had a failing computer battery and replacing that helped with a lot of minor irritations....
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 12 Mar 2017
Replies: 8
Views: 1,675
Posted By Windymiller
Windows 7 not booting

I have a very odd problem.

When I try to open Windows 7 Home Premium, it sticks on a black screen with white lettering like the
one you get when you have closed it down badly. It advises either...
Forum: General Discussion 05 Mar 2017
Replies: 1
Views: 1,872
Posted By Windymiller
Duplicate of User Profile in Desktop

I have recently been setting up new User Accounts and now have one Standard User and one Administrative Account. The Standard User is the same as the account I had before I deleted 2 old Admin...
Forum: Graphic Cards 09 Feb 2017
Replies: 23
Views: 360,936
Posted By Windymiller
Hunting for a solution but found an easy one...

Hunting for a solution but found an easy one myself that worked for me. Go to Control Panel then to Personalization. I simply had to click on the Basic blue windows background to get that back.
Forum: Installation & Setup 05 Feb 2017
Replies: 9
Views: 1,988
Posted By Windymiller
I have a Windows 7 Home Premium OEM license - I...

I have a Windows 7 Home Premium OEM license - I assume retail. I am in process of setting up a Macrium backup on a trial
of v6. As I now have a disc (labelled Windows 7 Home Premium - Welcome to...
Forum: Installation & Setup 01 Feb 2017
Replies: 9
Views: 1,988
Posted By Windymiller
In case anyone else finds this searching for...

In case anyone else finds this searching for solution to similar problems, I did eventually contact Mesh but they were most unhelpful - actually walked away leaving me hanging on after saying they...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 01 Feb 2017
Replies: 5
Views: 1,528
Posted By Windymiller
I am sorry I never replied to this. In the finish...

I am sorry I never replied to this. In the finish I found my husband had a copy and we altered that manually. I don`t suppose I really need mail merge any way. I got submerged in the Christmas...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 12 Dec 2016
Replies: 5
Views: 1,528
Posted By Windymiller
Thank you for your detailed reply.Computer...

Thank you for your detailed reply.Computer Properties says I am using Windows 7 Home Premium SP1. The file I am trying to set up as my mailing list document is a Word document with docx extension....
Forum: Browsers & Mail 11 Dec 2016
Replies: 5
Views: 1,528
Posted By Windymiller
cannot delete mail merge file

I am trying for the first time to create mail merge files for my Christmas Card List.

I opened a Windows document and proceeded to create a file for using an Avery product. This went well until I...
Forum: Tutorials 06 Dec 2016
Replies: 166
Views: 766,906
Posted By Windymiller
I had trouble making a password reset disk on a...

I had trouble making a password reset disk on a FAT32 USB stick. Should I convert it to NTFS first. Does reformatting do this for me or do I need to specify I want NTFS when I reformat.Hope this is...
Forum: Tutorials 06 Dec 2016
Replies: 1,783
Views: 737,535
Posted By Windymiller
Thank you. I am a very grateful user of Windows...

Thank you. I am a very grateful user of Windows Seven Forums and do not wish to cancel all notifications. I was concerned I was ignoring a reply to a question I had asked but I imagine the thread...
Forum: Tutorials 05 Dec 2016
Replies: 1,783
Views: 737,535
Posted By Windymiller
I am not quite sure why this thread is coming up...

I am not quite sure why this thread is coming up in my emails but hi everybody. Interesting to know SSDs are going up.

Light dawns. Google has been warning me about my emails being "hacked"...
Forum: Tutorials 02 Dec 2016
Replies: 36
Views: 607,653
Posted By Windymiller
safe mode 32-bit drivers

Thanks for reply. I tried restrui.exe - the same result only 32-bit drivers showed up but I went ahead any way and successfully did a System Restore. Unfortunately it has not solved the Windows...
Forum: Tutorials 30 Nov 2016
Replies: 36
Views: 607,653
Posted By Windymiller
safe mode 32-bit drivers

Sorry if this is dumb but I cannot see any references to this in safe mode help sheets.

When I go into safe mode on my 64-bit Windows Home Premium computer, only 32-bit drivers are listed.

Is...
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