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Forum: Media Center 2 Days Ago
Replies: 1
Views: 156
Posted By sdowney717
RDP and WMC can not figure out to add 'guest' to a registry setting?

I want to watch WMC over my RDP connection and it can be done by doing this here, But they dont say how?

Windows Media Center doesn't run when on a Remote Desktop session - Microsoft Community...
Forum: News 06 Jan 2019
Replies: 2
Views: 630
Posted By sdowney717
I like how MS now likes Linux. It feels like the...

I like how MS now likes Linux. It feels like the antagonism is gone.
Forum: General Discussion 06 Jan 2019
Replies: 13
Views: 1,435
Posted By sdowney717
I have windows 7 on just one PC only because of...

I have windows 7 on just one PC only because of WMC. And I have a Macrium backup of the drive.
I did not like windows 8 at all, but I like 7 and 10. Honestly the tracking of 10 does not bother me...
Forum: General Discussion 24 Dec 2018
Replies: 2
Views: 858
Posted By sdowney717
I clicked all sorts of buttons off and on, but...

I clicked all sorts of buttons off and on, but nothing immediately made it stop, it just eventually stopped talking. It was saying stuff like magnifier, had about 5 word repertoire, seemingly...
Forum: General Discussion 24 Dec 2018
Replies: 2
Views: 858
Posted By sdowney717
cant get windows to stop talking menus

Its not narrator.
All I did was change the mouse to large and inverting. Now everytime mouse moves to an item, windows talks about it.

I want it to stop talking this nonsensical stuff. Switching...
Forum: General Discussion 04 Nov 2018
Replies: 7
Views: 1,252
Posted By sdowney717
I did and it seems some people were helped and...

I did and it seems some people were helped and lots were not.
Lots of other ideas, but I am not impressed, nothing like sitting here for hours trying oddball ideas of other folks.
I have been done...
Forum: General Discussion 04 Nov 2018
Replies: 7
Views: 1,252
Posted By sdowney717
Shows two in a list. I don't see how the first...

Shows two in a list. I don't see how the first one would help, just turns it off?

Trying the second one kb914387 says when run does not apply to this computer.
That is from 2009 so it is too old...
Forum: General Discussion 04 Nov 2018
Replies: 7
Views: 1,252
Posted By sdowney717
Have you another link, this one shows a lot of...

Have you another link, this one shows a lot of odd languages.
عفواً...
الصفحة التي طلبتها ليست متوفرة في هذا الوقت.

يمكنك محاولة ما يلي:

البحث في Microsoft Community
الانتقال إلى الصفحة...
Forum: General Discussion 04 Nov 2018
Replies: 7
Views: 1,252
Posted By sdowney717
Time was ALWAYS 2 minutes slow when internet time sync set to ON

I put up with this for years.
I decided to turn off the synchronize time setting, manually set the clock, and now it is consistently about right now.

So why was sync time always slow? It never...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 02 Mar 2018
Replies: 2
Views: 519
Posted By sdowney717
Msi 760GM-E51 MS-7596 thought was dead, disconnect cmos battery now ok

Msi 760GM-E51 MS-7596 has been a good board.
My 650 watt PSU quit with an odd noise, but might have been speakers.
So I thought just get new PSU. Using new PSU board refused to start or do...
Forum: General Discussion 27 Dec 2017
Replies: 2
Views: 1,124
Posted By sdowney717
Freeware - Any Video Converter Free Version...

Freeware - Any Video Converter Free Version (http://www.any-video-converter.com/download-avc-free.php)

using any video converter free version, I simply drag the sbf files into it and converted...
Forum: General Discussion 27 Dec 2017
Replies: 2
Views: 1,124
Posted By sdowney717
King of Tweaks: HDTV Recording...

King of Tweaks: HDTV Recording (http://kingoftweaks.blogspot.com/2012/08/hdtv-recording.html)
Found this program, but can not use it if the files are not visible in win 7

files remain hidden!...
Forum: General Discussion 27 Dec 2017
Replies: 2
Views: 1,124
Posted By sdowney717
I can not make these invisible files visible recorded by wmc

I can view them in ubuntu linux os.
I ticked the show hidden files and folders setting.

one view is windows file manager, other is from linux.
Forum: General Discussion 19 Nov 2017
Replies: 0
Views: 1,103
Posted By sdowney717
sleeps then error blue screen usb is mentioned. collects data restarts

I have turned off all sleep, so screen and pc can never sleep, on all the time, now.
Otherwise it sleeps it can not wake properly. It then goes through error collection procedure and reboots.

I...
Forum: Sound & Audio 18 Nov 2017
Replies: 0
Views: 1,050
Posted By sdowney717
WMP and digital out spdiff is broken

I have the digital output as the default. WMC, VLC work fine with that.
WMP, i set under devices, speakers to either default or digital audio, and WMP remains silent.

Anyone know how to fix this?
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 18 Nov 2017
Replies: 4
Views: 1,018
Posted By sdowney717
This time, when I cleared the policy I had...

This time, when I cleared the policy I had earlier modified, it went back to normal.
So maybe one of those many updates broke and then another fixed something.
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 18 Nov 2017
Replies: 4
Views: 1,018
Posted By sdowney717
hi, this is a fresh install, newly formatted. was...

hi, this is a fresh install, newly formatted. was updating.

i loaded the rsop in an admin cmd prompt terminal, but options are greyed out.


This page looks similar to the group policy editor...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 17 Nov 2017
Replies: 7
Views: 844
Posted By sdowney717
Macrium is nice, I imaged both win7 and win10 and...

Macrium is nice, I imaged both win7 and win10 and have the images on the 3tb drive. win7 image size is 9gb, win10 is 20gb, so pretty small.

I do like linux also! I run ubuntu on my desktop.
For...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 17 Nov 2017
Replies: 7
Views: 844
Posted By sdowney717
Can macrium reflect free do just the OS system...

Can macrium reflect free do just the OS system files versus the personal data files?
I have a separate 3tb drive I use for personal files and video recordings. The 1 TB drive has win7 on there....
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 17 Nov 2017
Replies: 7
Views: 844
Posted By sdowney717
Made a recovery disk under maintenance, exactly what can it do?

It is not that big, so what does it restore? Updates? personal files? The entire system os?
Will windows be as it was or will things be missing?
Forum: General Discussion 17 Nov 2017
Replies: 14
Views: 1,387
Posted By sdowney717
what about files outside of the windows system...

what about files outside of the windows system folders?
Forum: General Discussion 17 Nov 2017
Replies: 5
Views: 1,151
Posted By sdowney717
I seemed to happen right after unplugging a usb...

I seemed to happen right after unplugging a usb drive. Entire usb system went dead for the OS.

Glad I had the ps2 parts, otherwise, maybe a full reinstall was all I could think of..
Forum: General Discussion 17 Nov 2017
Replies: 14
Views: 1,387
Posted By sdowney717
I suppose it would, but I wiped the drive and...

I suppose it would, but I wiped the drive and installed 64 bit.
Had to copy 600gb over onto a 3tb drive.

Although the installer when selecting 64 bit win7 gave me an option of upgrading the...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 17 Nov 2017
Replies: 4
Views: 1,018
Posted By sdowney717
this allows me to select settings again. but lost...

this allows me to select settings again. but lost setting never check for updates.
so anyone know how put it as new install?

never seen message before settings managed by local admin. if that was...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 17 Nov 2017
Replies: 4
Views: 1,018
Posted By sdowney717
cant change how updates install

was able earlier today. after lots of updates and reboot cant.

pc is in my private home.
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