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Forum: News 16 Hours Ago
Replies: 14
Views: 740
Posted By lehnerus2000
XP Armageddon

I'm still waiting for the "XP Armageddon" we were promised (back in 2014).

W10 now has more discovered Distinct Vulnerabilities than W8.1 & XP.
Top 50 products having highest number of cve...
Forum: General Discussion 1 Week Ago
Replies: 34
Views: 1,424
Posted By lehnerus2000
Have you checked your HDD(s) for errors? ...

Have you checked your HDD(s) for errors?

Tutorial
Disk Check (https://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials/433-disk-check.html)


This sort of thing can also be caused when you use Thumbnails instead...
Forum: General Discussion 1 Week Ago
Replies: 15
Views: 902
Posted By lehnerus2000
I have that event in my Event Viewer, but in my...

I have that event in my Event Viewer, but in my case it seems that the culprit is Avast.
Forum: News 1 Week Ago
Replies: 28
Views: 1,914
Posted By lehnerus2000
Installing W7 updates has been like playing...

Installing W7 updates has been like playing Russian Roulette with 5 bullets in a 6 shot revolver (for the last year).
I haven't installed any since December 2017.

I also read that since October...
Forum: General Discussion 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 2
Views: 469
Posted By lehnerus2000
Are you saying that W7 starts with "Input" typed...

Are you saying that W7 starts with "Input" typed in the Start Menu Search Box?

Have you run an Anti-Virus Program to see if there is any malware present?
Forum: Software 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 4
Views: 441
Posted By lehnerus2000
According to gHacks:7-Zip 18.06 file archiver...

According to gHacks:7-Zip 18.06 file archiver released - gHacks Tech News (https://www.ghacks.net/2018/12/31/7-zip-18-06-file-archiver-released/)
Forum: Software 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 4
Views: 441
Posted By lehnerus2000
7-Zip New Version Released

7-Zip v18.06 has been released.
7-Zip (https://www.7-zip.org/)
Forum: News 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 10
Views: 1,110
Posted By lehnerus2000
Politicians "create" some scandals to distract...

Politicians "create" some scandals to distract people from other inconvenient news.

The "Yes, Prime Minister" episode "Official Secrets" showed an example:Official Secrets - Wikipedia...
Forum: General Discussion 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 45
Views: 2,663
Posted By lehnerus2000
There are various programs that can retrieve info...

There are various programs that can retrieve info from hardware sensors.
I have Speccy installed so I suggested that one. :-)

Modern chips can run at much higher temperatures than in the "old...
Forum: General Discussion 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 45
Views: 2,663
Posted By lehnerus2000
Could be caused by the CPU overheating. Do...

Could be caused by the CPU overheating.

Do you have a program (like Speccy (https://www.ccleaner.com/speccy)) that can tell you system information like the temperature?
Forum: General Discussion 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 40
Views: 2,794
Posted By lehnerus2000
That's the way I run my W10 Pro 1703 VM (using...

That's the way I run my W10 Pro 1703 VM (using VMware Player on Linux Mint 18.3).

Not only do I not have to worry about MS' garbage code updates, W10 also can't send anything to them.

...
Forum: General Discussion 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 40
Views: 2,794
Posted By lehnerus2000
If your software doesn't need direct access to...

If your software doesn't need direct access to the Internet, you can run W10 safely in a VM on Linux.

Since I stopped MS from sending crap to it, by disabling all network access, my W10 Pro 1703...
Forum: General Discussion 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 23
Views: 836
Posted By lehnerus2000
Multiple Possible Causes

Do you think that this corrupted video/audio is a fault of the original capture (or editing) or a fault with the storage hardware ?
Every last video that I have stored here and there was skipped...
Forum: General Discussion 14 Dec 2018
Replies: 23
Views: 836
Posted By lehnerus2000
Umm ... I've come across quite a few videos that...

Umm ... I've come across quite a few videos that will run properly for many minutes and then suddenly lose all video & audio. :(

Those dodgy videos can be identified by randomly skipping ahead...
Forum: General Discussion 12 Dec 2018
Replies: 23
Views: 836
Posted By lehnerus2000
I don't think that CHKDSK will help. I had...

I don't think that CHKDSK will help.

I had an issue with a video last week.
It wouldn't play and it caused my PC to lock up (for several minutes).
CHKDSK reported no errors.

I tried to remux...
Forum: General Discussion 08 Dec 2018
Replies: 8
Views: 385
Posted By lehnerus2000
Kb3125574

You should also install KB3125574 Convenience Rollup for Windows 7 Service Pack 1 (effectively SP2). :-)
Forum: System Security 06 Dec 2018
Replies: 1,260
Views: 333,250
Posted By lehnerus2000
The advice, "Don't use an AV", is no better than...

The advice, "Don't use an AV", is no better than the advice, "Use an AV".

Since companies swapped over to the Agile Development model, the majority of software is garbage code these days.
Relying...
Forum: General Discussion 05 Dec 2018
Replies: 8
Views: 332
Posted By lehnerus2000
I once had an issue where one of the Windows...

I once had an issue where one of the Windows services crashed and after rebooting I got the non-genuine warning.
However in my case it fixed itself after another reboot. :confused:
Forum: General Discussion 05 Dec 2018
Replies: 2
Views: 262
Posted By lehnerus2000
Weird. It works on my W7 install across...

Weird.
It works on my W7 install across multiple drives/partitions.
Sometimes it doesn't instantly apply though.

Perhaps a reboot might fix the issue.
Forum: General Discussion 05 Dec 2018
Replies: 4
Views: 317
Posted By lehnerus2000
I think the monitor may be generating those...

I think the monitor may be generating those images.

My Samsung has a control legend pop-up that appears (for a few seconds) after the screen starts displaying images.
My pop-up doesn't look like...
Forum: General Discussion 27 Nov 2018
Replies: 2
Views: 1,233
Posted By lehnerus2000
Maybe you have a dodgy USB cable/port. Try...

Maybe you have a dodgy USB cable/port.

Try jiggling your USB cables (keyboard, mouse, etc.) near the USB sockets.
Forum: General Discussion 27 Nov 2018
Replies: 9
Views: 1,432
Posted By lehnerus2000
Folder Options

Have you checked your "Folder Options"?

Maybe the settings have mysteriously changed.406080
Forum: General Discussion 20 Nov 2018
Replies: 8
Views: 2,238
Posted By lehnerus2000
[/QUOTE] My post was meant to be a question for...

[/QUOTE]
My post was meant to be a question for you. :-)
Forum: General Discussion 17 Nov 2018
Replies: 8
Views: 2,238
Posted By lehnerus2000
Only clicking the right mouse button has any...

Only clicking the right mouse button has any effect (not the keyboard or left mouse button)?
Forum: General Discussion 16 Nov 2018
Replies: 2
Views: 1,602
Posted By lehnerus2000
You could copy the name of the parent folder...

You could copy the name of the parent folder before creating the sub-folder and then just append what you want.

Of course if you are creating huge numbers of folders, a batch file or script would...
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