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Forum: Hardware & Devices 09 Aug 2018
Replies: 1
Views: 211
Posted By bawldiggle
AutoPlay when USB HDD is connected

Laptop (Lenovo) with External USB3 HDD for data storage
Partion #1 50* GB NTFS
Partion #2 250* GB unallocated
* approx.
The external HDD stores mixed data (4,800+ files): txt, png, pdf, odt,...
Forum: Installation & Setup 20 Jul 2018
Replies: 4
Views: 543
Posted By bawldiggle
I have purchased a sealed package/box from a very...

I have purchased a sealed package/box from a very reputable software distributer.
My concern is that Lenovo have a "gate keeper" on the laptop that will only recognise Lenovo dedicated OS software....
Forum: Installation & Setup 20 Jul 2018
Replies: 4
Views: 543
Posted By bawldiggle
Install new retail Win-7 PRO 64-bit onto Lenovo OEM laptop, possible?

Recovery backup discs are corrupt, Lenovo only allowed one backup. :mad:
Lenovo currently has OEM Win-7 PRO 64-bit installed.

I have located a genuine RETAIL Win-7 PRO 64-bit package from a...
Forum: Backup and Restore 18 Jul 2018
Replies: 16
Views: 3,587
Posted By bawldiggle
@SIW2 :) I don't use RPs any more (although...

@SIW2 :)

I don't use RPs any more (although Revouninstaller makes a RP before starting an uninstall).

@ MourningStar . . . . . if you are still with us ;)

I am using Aomei Back Upper PRO, I...
Forum: Backup and Restore 17 Jul 2018
Replies: 16
Views: 3,587
Posted By bawldiggle
How long do System Restore Points survive for ? ...

How long do System Restore Points survive for ? (If only one RP is ever created)
I just read on another forum (a 2010 thread) SRP are deleted after 90 days. ?
Forum: General Discussion 15 Jul 2018
Replies: 1
Views: 4,287
Posted By bawldiggle
Laptop will not wake from brief sleep, (hibernate set at 24 hrs by me)

This morning I left my laptop on, after 2 hours it was in Sleep mode (as exspected)
No actions would wake the OS. Mouse move, space bar, any keyboard key, boot button.
The screen was black. I...
Forum: General Discussion 31 May 2018
Replies: 2
Views: 374
Posted By bawldiggle
What is an ARM structured file ?

VoidTools.com offers Everything.exe in ARM (format?) downloads
eg, Everything-1.4.1.895.ARM.en-US.zip . . . . . at Everything.exe | Downloads (http://www.voidtools.com/downloads/)

What does...
Forum: Customization 29 May 2018
Replies: 30
Views: 245,853
Posted By bawldiggle
Good news :-) Default Programs Editor has been...

Good news :-)
Default Programs Editor has been updated to include Win-10 and Win-8
- Sys.Reqs Windows 10/8.x/7/Vista/XP ... 32/64 bit
- first update in 8 years
- still free (a donation...
Forum: System Security 14 Feb 2018
Replies: 3
Views: 715
Posted By bawldiggle
Thanks Torchwood :) I also have Nvidia + Flash...

Thanks Torchwood :)
I also have Nvidia + Flash Player. In one of the "junk sites" it hinted that inetcpl.cpl might be a Windows file.
So I thought to check here first.
My inetcpl.cpl is now...
Forum: System Security 14 Feb 2018
Replies: 3
Views: 715
Posted By bawldiggle
inetcpl.cpl runs after Internet Explorer closed

My anti-executable program "VooDoo Shield" is blocking C:\Windows\System32\inetcpl.cpl
DDG search for inetcpl.cpl turns up a plethora of junk sites offering to remove inetcpl.cpl but offer...
Forum: General Discussion 06 Feb 2018
Replies: 5
Views: 365
Posted By bawldiggle
@ torchwood...

@ torchwood (https://www.sevenforums.com/members/torchwood.html)

Thank you for your response, our posts crossed over.
:)
Forum: General Discussion 06 Feb 2018
Replies: 5
Views: 365
Posted By bawldiggle
Hi John Silly me. :o I was searching for...

Hi John

Silly me. :o
I was searching for "change user" when I should have searched for "Switch User" ... and bingo ... baarod's tutorial did the trick.

It appears changes are power option...
Forum: General Discussion 06 Feb 2018
Replies: 5
Views: 365
Posted By bawldiggle
"Switch User" window, how do I stop it ?

When my PC is booted it always opens at my "Desktop" :)
BUT when the PC is woken up after "Sleep" it always defaults to "Switch User" window :(

A DDG search disable "switch user" windows 7 -uac...
Forum: General Discussion 04 Dec 2017
Replies: 3
Views: 2,248
Posted By bawldiggle
Perfect solution, thank you :)

Perfect solution, thank you :)
Forum: General Discussion 29 Nov 2017
Replies: 3
Views: 2,248
Posted By bawldiggle
Run dlg, lists all previous commands

How do I stop "Run" dialog remembering previously run commands ?

I have spent over 4 hours researching this problem, in SevenForums tutorials (with "Run" as filter) and DuckDuckGo search...
Forum: Software 17 Nov 2017
Replies: 1
Views: 920
Posted By bawldiggle
I should have done more research before creating...

I should have done more research before creating this thread. :o
- an original search of this forum found nothing, so my reason for creating this thread

Looks a bit "iffy" ... if it is useful,...
Forum: Software 17 Nov 2017
Replies: 1
Views: 920
Posted By bawldiggle
WinUpdateFix by toolslib.net

Has any one used WinUpdateFix (https://toolslib.net/downloads/viewdownload/21-winupdatefix/) last update 2014 ?
There have been just under 600,000 downloads but obviously does not reflect efficacy...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 16 Oct 2017
Replies: 2
Views: 892
Posted By bawldiggle
Hi torchwood :) Thank you for your advice. ...

Hi torchwood :)

Thank you for your advice. You were right about the effect on System Tray items.
Subsequently I found MaximumPCGuides - Services Guides...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 13 Oct 2017
Replies: 2
Views: 892
Posted By bawldiggle
Services: "Desktop Window Manager Session Manage" is disabled ?

In Services (local) "Desktop Window Manager Session Manage" (UxSms) is Disabled
Run: services.msc
The service description is ..."Provides Desktop Window Manager startup and maintenance services"
...
Forum: Graphic Cards 04 Oct 2017
Replies: 1
Views: 1,529
Posted By bawldiggle
Slow refresh rate when dragging any window

I am right out of my depth with this problem. :confused:

Relatively new Lenovo e540 Laptop
When a window is dragged sometimes there is a residual "trail" of the moving window.
- the duplicate...
Forum: General Discussion 24 Sep 2017
Replies: 4
Views: 2,538
Posted By bawldiggle
Thanks Mellon Head :) What free AV are you...

Thanks Mellon Head :)

What free AV are you using now ?
Forum: General Discussion 20 Sep 2017
Replies: 4
Views: 2,538
Posted By bawldiggle
Self signed certificates ?

Is it possible to create a self signed certificate (non transferable to other PCs) for executables on my PC only ?
(MS-Excel 2003) used to allow self-signing for template (XLT) files and addin (XLA)...
Forum: General Discussion 24 Aug 2017
Replies: 11
Views: 1,719
Posted By bawldiggle
Overheating! I have a Toshiba Laptop...

Overheating!

I have a Toshiba Laptop purchased in 2012. For about a year it was randomly shutting down.- I had a very old Acer with Linux on it and the fan firmware in the machine was not...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 23 Aug 2017
Replies: 1
Views: 1,854
Posted By bawldiggle
Enable desktop composition - setting will not remain enabled

When I run portable "Oxynger KeyShield" I get this alert ...
Desktop Composition will not remain enabled

In "Performance Options" ...
I enable check { [x] Enable desktop composition }
Apply...
Forum: System Security 20 Aug 2017
Replies: 2
Views: 1,099
Posted By bawldiggle
MSE: cannot find MSE on my PC

In thread Video not even recognized as such (again) (https://forum.palemoon.org/viewtopic.php?f=29&t=16262) post by "coffeebreak" (https://forum.palemoon.org/viewtopic.php?p=118510#p118510) my...
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