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Forum: Hardware & Devices 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 8
Views: 498
Posted By strollin
I'd be willing to bet this is the correct answer.

I'd be willing to bet this is the correct answer.
Forum: Microsoft Office 11 May 2019
Replies: 6
Views: 2,112
Posted By strollin
MS offers on-line versions of Word and Excel for...

MS offers on-line versions of Word and Excel for free. The on-line versions lack all the features of the paid versions but they are perfectly usable for the majority of users.

Of course the...
Forum: Software 08 May 2019
Replies: 5
Views: 492
Posted By strollin
It's not the laptop that needs Win 10 Pro, it's...

It's not the laptop that needs Win 10 Pro, it's the remote computers.
Forum: Software 07 May 2019
Replies: 5
Views: 492
Posted By strollin
You don't mention whether the computers are...

You don't mention whether the computers are currently networked or not. If all of the computers are currently connected via a network and you have a wifi capable router, then you should be able to...
Forum: Network & Sharing 03 May 2019
Replies: 12
Views: 480
Posted By strollin
I would go here: Epson Stylus-CX7400 setup...

I would go here: Epson Stylus-CX7400 setup Support Wireless Setup, Driver Download (http://epson-print.us/stylus-cx7400/)and follow the directions for setting up the printer. For many printers, it's...
Forum: Network & Sharing 02 May 2019
Replies: 12
Views: 480
Posted By strollin
First things first - Printer brand and model...

First things first - Printer brand and model number?


Routers can use 2 different frequency bands for wifi (2.5 & 5 Ghz) which are not channels. The 2.4Ghz band has 11 channels and the 5Ghz band...
Forum: Customization 29 Apr 2019
Replies: 17
Views: 2,809
Posted By strollin
Here's one piece of software I found that claims...

Here's one piece of software I found that claims to be able to do it: Animated desktop icons with Microangelo (http://www.microangelo.us/desktop-icon/animated-icons.asp)


You can download it...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 20 Apr 2019
Replies: 11
Views: 1,307
Posted By strollin
You really only need to install the TWAIN driver...

You really only need to install the TWAIN driver from the canon site: Canon U.S.A., Inc. | CanoScan LiDE 25...
Forum: Drivers 14 Apr 2019
Replies: 7
Views: 1,107
Posted By strollin
Did you install the chipset drivers for your...

Did you install the chipset drivers for your motherboard? On the ASUS website I see this notation regarding one of the driver downloads:
Version 1.04.02 2019/04/1241.37 MBytes-ASUS EZ Installer
-...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 21 Mar 2019
Replies: 8
Views: 602
Posted By strollin
In 1985, I purchased a Seagate ST-225 20MB HDD to...

In 1985, I purchased a Seagate ST-225 20MB HDD to add to my IBM PC for only $500!
Forum: General Discussion 17 Mar 2019
Replies: 12
Views: 1,292
Posted By strollin
Unless one or both of the laptops is an older...

Unless one or both of the laptops is an older model (~10 years old), crossover ethernet cables are no longer necessary. You can use any regular ethernet cable and the ethernet ports will...
Forum: Software 09 Mar 2019
Replies: 9
Views: 561
Posted By strollin
You may be able to open that DB using OpenOffice....

You may be able to open that DB using OpenOffice. See this tutorial: How to Open Microsoft Access Files in OpenOffice - YouTube (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=McTXBrqwN_c)
Forum: Network & Sharing 07 Mar 2019
Replies: 5
Views: 586
Posted By strollin
Port forwarding won't help, Home versions of...

Port forwarding won't help, Home versions of Windows cannot be controlled remotely via RDP period.


You could use VNC instead of TeamViewer but then you would need to do port forwarding in order...
Forum: Network & Sharing 06 Mar 2019
Replies: 5
Views: 586
Posted By strollin
Don't even try RDP since it only supports remote...

Don't even try RDP since it only supports remote connection to Pro and Enterprise versions of Windows. You cannot remotely connect to a computer running Home.



TeamViewer is probably your best...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 23 Feb 2019
Replies: 38
Views: 3,350
Posted By strollin
I have 16GB of RAM in my system and the only way...

I have 16GB of RAM in my system and the only way I've found to utilize more than 8GB is by running multiple Virtual Machines simultaneously.
Forum: Hardware & Devices 21 Feb 2019
Replies: 4
Views: 417
Posted By strollin
I'm sorry to hear that you've had issues with BT....

I'm sorry to hear that you've had issues with BT. I use BT in some form on a daily basis and don't have anywhere near the problems you described. I use it with my personal and work laptops, my...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 20 Feb 2019
Replies: 4
Views: 417
Posted By strollin
I'm a big fan of BT and have never understood why...

I'm a big fan of BT and have never understood why someone would choose a wireless device over BT. With a wireless device you basically can connect to a mouse and/or a keyboard (I don't separate out...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 09 Feb 2019
Replies: 8
Views: 698
Posted By strollin
You didn't mention it but since you already have...

You didn't mention it but since you already have 8GB of RAM, I assume that you are running 64-bit Win 7 and that your system currently sees the full amount of installed RAM.


I run 16GB in my...
Forum: General Discussion 02 Jan 2019
Replies: 7
Views: 1,116
Posted By strollin
I don't have access to MS Publisher 2002 but I...

I don't have access to MS Publisher 2002 but I believe the default save location is configurable since other MS Office products I have used have had that ability. Try looking to see if there is an...
Forum: Network & Sharing 19 Dec 2018
Replies: 8
Views: 613
Posted By strollin
I have a buddy who swears that he gets headaches...

I have a buddy who swears that he gets headaches from using his cell phone too much or if he stays close to his WiFi router too long. Personally, I think it's all in his head.
Forum: General Discussion 16 Dec 2018
Replies: 6
Views: 2,150
Posted By strollin
For future reference: I have Office 2013 and my...

For future reference: I have Office 2013 and my version of Word can open a pdf file directly and then it can be edited and saved as either a pdf or a docx file. I'm not sure which other versions...
Forum: General Discussion 09 Nov 2018
Replies: 17
Views: 4,398
Posted By strollin
I personally have a laptop, a tablet and 2...

I personally have a laptop, a tablet and 2 desktops running Win 10 that are all upgraded to build 1809 (also have Win 10 on a VM for test purposes running Windows Insider build 18277). In addition,...
Forum: General Discussion 02 Oct 2018
Replies: 10
Views: 7,200
Posted By strollin
It also depends on what you want to do. Virtual...

It also depends on what you want to do. Virtual machines are great for running many types of applications but if you try to play games or anything that is very graphics oriented then you will be...
Forum: Drivers 05 Sep 2018
Replies: 5
Views: 1,245
Posted By strollin
Is this your scanner? If so, the Win 10 drivers...

Is this your scanner? If so, the Win 10 drivers are available to download here: CanoScan 4200F...
Forum: General Discussion 05 Sep 2018
Replies: 9
Views: 12,299
Posted By strollin
As long as both the computer and the phone have...

As long as both the computer and the phone have an internet connection, the pictures will be transferred. There's no need for a physical connection (via cable).


If the computer or the phone...
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