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Forum: Microsoft Office 27 Nov 2016
Replies: 10
Views: 4,206
Posted By jack3
Heres a good way things work, read here, should...

Heres a good way things work, read here, should work its different and crafty, remember the magic 1

How to remove all hyperlinks in Excel - quick tip...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 27 Nov 2016
Replies: 71
Views: 3,993
Posted By jack3
Also have the largest drive as storage and 2nd...

Also have the largest drive as storage and 2nd drive always.. no ifs no buts

I never have apps running from anything other than a boot drive, to me that is a silly idea.

My reasons are simple,...
Forum: General Discussion 27 Nov 2016
Replies: 9
Views: 1,208
Posted By jack3
Hye Jack, nice tip ill try it tomorrow I really...

Hye Jack, nice tip ill try it tomorrow I really dont think it temp related but lets narrow that one so we know its not a cause

Thnaks again
Forum: Hardware & Devices 27 Nov 2016
Replies: 28
Views: 1,898
Posted By jack3
As I said, try what I have said, once you have to...

As I said, try what I have said, once you have to can confirm or say otherwise, been doing these things happy for years with little fall out

Each to there own, something on the net does not mean...
Forum: General Discussion 27 Nov 2016
Replies: 9
Views: 1,208
Posted By jack3
Jack Cheers chap thank you yes any ideas, I...

Jack
Cheers chap thank you yes any ideas, I will always try and double check as i class ideas and reminders or stuff I have over looked, checking once again is best I have couple hundred of these...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 27 Nov 2016
Replies: 71
Views: 3,993
Posted By jack3
I would power off, take the current drive out,...

I would power off, take the current drive out, connect the to be new drive 1.5 TB and power up whats the worst that can happen?

if all fails swap it back

however I would add this as a 2nd...
Forum: General Discussion 26 Nov 2016
Replies: 9
Views: 1,208
Posted By jack3
Hey Jack , all of the above nope.. In am on to...

Hey Jack , all of the above nope.. In am on to that

temp is fine, cooling is iffy at best with these PCs i do not like it, its not enough, but aways cool when trip and i take one apart. Nothing...
Forum: Installation & Setup 26 Nov 2016
Replies: 7
Views: 1,135
Posted By jack3
We never bother. Just put the image over the top...

We never bother. Just put the image over the top or if disk install, custom allow this option so its all im one job format / install in steps of cause

really if you can only have the target HDD...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 26 Nov 2016
Replies: 28
Views: 1,898
Posted By jack3
try this Get small old drive put win 7 on it...

try this
Get small old drive put win 7 on it and fill it with big files. Copy something over, make sure these around 900mb free left, re boot and see what happens - pagefile resizing maybe? Windows...
Forum: General Discussion 26 Nov 2016
Replies: 9
Views: 1,208
Posted By jack3
repleys in Blue, thanks Jack great input ...

repleys in Blue, thanks Jack great input



Its an odd one thats for sure, some PCs are effected and others not, I built few PC from corporate image and added couple bits and some fail some...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 26 Nov 2016
Replies: 34
Views: 8,453
Posted By jack3
this is very true - thus chips on cartridges etc

this is very true - thus chips on cartridges etc
Forum: General Discussion 26 Nov 2016
Replies: 5
Views: 1,008
Posted By jack3
I always have a test / play PC well I have a...

I always have a test / play PC well I have a couple and swap the HDDs for anything new and testing

Not so easy at home but save aload of grief, so my business machine is always perfect (well...
Forum: General Discussion 26 Nov 2016
Replies: 9
Views: 1,216
Posted By jack3
my money is on memory for this one Chrome...

my money is on memory for this one

Chrome is a bit hog on memory if you are on some sites sometimes a GB or more for one session, crazy really

Open task manager and have a look, if they are...
Forum: General Discussion 26 Nov 2016
Replies: 9
Views: 1,208
Posted By jack3
The kernel power event ID 41 Windows 7 Pro x86

This ones been driving me nuts for months, wondered if anyone tripped up on it

Dell PC, 3 years old 2090 all in one
120gb - 250gb hdd
4GB memory

The rest is standard per Dell, if you need...
Forum: Software 26 Nov 2016
Replies: 11
Views: 2,362
Posted By jack3
Adobe Acrobat Reader is the standard really and...

Adobe Acrobat Reader is the standard really and they do free viewers of cause

We use foxit for thousands of staff and its pretty good, reliable and free !!!

Sorry bit late in the thread
Forum: Hardware & Devices 26 Nov 2016
Replies: 7
Views: 702
Posted By jack3
Worth checking drivers and fall out in device...

Worth checking drivers and fall out in device manager just in case - your be close if the HDD is from same make and model laptop

I have had situations were Dell change some hardware without a lot...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 26 Nov 2016
Replies: 4
Views: 679
Posted By jack3
its USB right? Check all settings sleep, eco...

its USB right?

Check all settings sleep, eco etc

Press a button on the printer made sure its awake and ready

If its not connected or on etc on boot windows might not register and you can...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 26 Nov 2016
Replies: 2
Views: 575
Posted By jack3
Check out eco setting, Brother are good for this...

Check out eco setting, Brother are good for this trick 6180 had a no wake cycle unless you pressed a button on the printer to wake it up. Sleep timers and so on

what make and model?
Forum: Hardware & Devices 26 Nov 2016
Replies: 34
Views: 8,453
Posted By jack3
I have had in the passed this dumping as well...

I have had in the passed this dumping as well called it, black page. this was caused my non genuine cartridges with Brother and Epson I can not say HP as I have done little HP work to be honest
...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 25 Nov 2016
Replies: 34
Views: 8,453
Posted By jack3
Check removed from registry as well once...

Check removed from registry as well once uninstalled in regedit

Edit for your windows version

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE
SYSTEM
CurrentControlSet
Control
Print
Environments
Forum: Hardware & Devices 25 Nov 2016
Replies: 3
Views: 592
Posted By jack3
I have done the same with many Dells and the...

I have done the same with many Dells and the same happened I have used loads of laptop this way most fail over time

I have tried 100% charge and go battery only then charge and so on, not much...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 25 Nov 2016
Replies: 4
Views: 851
Posted By jack3
turn it upside down and shake it, then tip to one...

turn it upside down and shake it, then tip to one corner and see if water drips out

leave in warm place for couple days and see if it working, sometimes they dry out

If it Pepsi or coffee not...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 25 Nov 2016
Replies: 5
Views: 1,262
Posted By jack3
plug a second keyboard in and see what happens ...

plug a second keyboard in and see what happens

remove the faulty keyboard, and reconnect in different usb socket, somethings they get confused or troublesome

If the 2nd keyboard works you know...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 25 Nov 2016
Replies: 3
Views: 589
Posted By jack3
remove the mouse and try another USB socket, hard...

remove the mouse and try another USB socket, hard reboot and try

If all should be fine, might go for install usb device, if so let it might take a minute

If not working, try another mouse in...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 25 Nov 2016
Replies: 12
Views: 1,537
Posted By jack3
Its a tough one - loads of variables Protect...

Its a tough one - loads of variables

Protect yourself with good protection, be it heavy duty surge / current regulator or UPS etc

Office should have this covered unless small small office to...
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