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Forum: General Discussion 17 Nov 2017
Replies: 4
Views: 845
Posted By Riff88
The take ownership didn't work for me, so I just...

The take ownership didn't work for me, so I just downloaded Windows Unlocker, and was able to delete all those files.

Thanks for your help!
Forum: General Discussion 17 Nov 2017
Replies: 4
Views: 845
Posted By Riff88
Okay thanks guys, will do as recommended.

Okay thanks guys, will do as recommended.
Forum: General Discussion 16 Nov 2017
Replies: 4
Views: 845
Posted By Riff88
Can't remove locked files following installation

Hello,

I installed Windows 7 64-bit on my PC. No problems, except for a bunch of strange, locked files that appeared on one of my drives. I don't know where they came from. I don't know how to...
Forum: Graphic Cards 16 May 2017
Replies: 2
Views: 2,224
Posted By Riff88
Thank you for the advice.I didn't buy it, a...

Thank you for the advice.I didn't buy it, a friend had a spare one, and had suggested we put it in. I don't really need it, I realize that now.
Forum: Graphic Cards 15 May 2017
Replies: 2
Views: 2,224
Posted By Riff88
Nvidia Graphics Card causes screen to freeze.

Hi,

My CPU is an Intel Celeron 430 / 1.85GHz. I have Windows 7 - 32 bit. Ram is 3GB - Dual DDR2 - 800. My Motherboard is an ECS Elitegroup FSB 1333 / G3IT-M7

I recently installed a PCI express...
Forum: General Discussion 21 Mar 2016
Replies: 4
Views: 1,548
Posted By Riff88
Hi ThrashZone, yes I do use Nero for burning.

Hi ThrashZone, yes I do use Nero for burning.
Forum: General Discussion 21 Mar 2016
Replies: 4
Views: 1,548
Posted By Riff88
Can I delete .IDX files from my PC?

Hallo,

This morning when I switched on my PC, I found 1200 .IDX files in my Music folder.

I have no idea what they are for, or how they had gotten there. They begin with CA00.IDX in numerical...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 16 Feb 2016
Replies: 3
Views: 702
Posted By Riff88
Thank you, that was so simple!

Thank you, that was so simple!
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 16 Feb 2016
Replies: 3
Views: 702
Posted By Riff88
How to get Task Manager back to its original screen

Hallo,

I am not sure what I pressed on my keyboard, but somehow my Task Manager ended up looking as you can see from the picture below, without its menus. How do I get it back to its original...
Forum: Network & Sharing 02 Feb 2016
Replies: 5
Views: 608
Posted By Riff88
Thank you, Mark, your solution has helped. I...

Thank you, Mark, your solution has helped.

I opened Resource Monitor, and opened the network activity. At fist I thought it was Avast, because it (instup.exe) kept trying to update itself, I went...
Forum: Network & Sharing 01 Feb 2016
Replies: 5
Views: 608
Posted By Riff88
Thank you for the replies. I will try...

Thank you for the replies. I will try suggestions, and report back. I use Avast antivirus, and Malwarebytes Anti-Malware, I have scanned thoroughly for any bugs, nothing has come up. Yes, Layback...
Forum: Network & Sharing 31 Jan 2016
Replies: 5
Views: 608
Posted By Riff88
My Internet USB Modem starts downloading by itself

Hi Everyone,

I have a Huawei E367 Internet USB Modem, which I use on my Laptop (Windows 7, 32-bit), and my PC (Windows 7, 32-bit). (Internet connection is MTN South Africa)

The USB works fine...
Forum: General Discussion 26 Jan 2016
Replies: 4
Views: 1,952
Posted By Riff88
Solved the issue, by following the steps in the...

Solved the issue, by following the steps in the following link, very simple:

https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/questions/984294
Forum: Microsoft Office 23 Jan 2016
Replies: 1
Views: 1,239
Posted By Riff88
MS Word 2010 cannot save documents

Hallo,

I recently installed MS Office 2010 on my Windows 32-bit. All works fine, except I cannot save any documents in MS word.

I tried SAVE, SAVE AS, CNTRL + S, nothing.

Any help is...
Forum: General Discussion 13 Jan 2016
Replies: 4
Views: 1,952
Posted By Riff88
Thank you, I tried your advice, but the message...

Thank you, I tried your advice, but the message still appears.
Forum: General Discussion 09 Jan 2016
Replies: 4
Views: 1,952
Posted By Riff88
How do i fix Rushbrowser.dll message on startup

Hallo,

When I start my Windows 7 (32-bit), I get the following message:

"There was a problem starting C:/Users/Private/AppData/Local/Rushbrowser/xBin/Rushbrowser.dll - the specified module...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 03 Dec 2015
Replies: 8
Views: 10,496
Posted By Riff88
I've had this copy of Windows 7 for a year now....

I've had this copy of Windows 7 for a year now. I've had Updates running for 5 hours, and then I shutdown for the day. This morning I had 74 updates waiting for me. I chose a simple update, 44KB in...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 03 Dec 2015
Replies: 8
Views: 10,496
Posted By Riff88
Thank you, Layback Bear. I was afraid of...

Thank you, Layback Bear.

I was afraid of that, having to do repair-install.

To answer:

1. Are you using a proxy for the internet? NO
2. Did you laptop come with Windows 7 Pro? YES
3. Does...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 03 Dec 2015
Replies: 8
Views: 10,496
Posted By Riff88
Please, a little help here would be much...

Please, a little help here would be much appreciated!
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 02 Dec 2015
Replies: 8
Views: 10,496
Posted By Riff88
Windows 7 Updates Searching for updates Forever

Hey guys,

I've been struggling to update Windows 7 for the past two weeks. When I ask to update, it just keeps on running and running, searching for updates, and NEVER STOPS. I am so tired and...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 24 Nov 2015
Replies: 1
Views: 3,984
Posted By Riff88
SOLVED: It is updating now, must have been from...

SOLVED: It is updating now, must have been from running the SFC scan, that is the only logical conclusion I can come up with.
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 24 Nov 2015
Replies: 1
Views: 3,984
Posted By Riff88
Cannot Update Windows, Tried all fixes, Please view CBS.log

Hallo,

I cannot update my Windows 7 32-bit. There are no error codes.

I have downloaded the System Update Readiness Tool, which did not help solve the problem, and the SFC Scan, which said...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 24 Nov 2015
Replies: 1
Views: 636
Posted By Riff88
Cannot compress CBS.zip folder to 8.00mb

Hallo,

My CBS folder is 21mb, when I try to .rar or .zip it I can only get it down to 12mb.

Any suggestions on how to get it smaller - the max allowed is 8mb.

Thank you.

SOLVED: I just...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 18 Oct 2015
Replies: 1
Views: 1,059
Posted By Riff88
The following advice from another forum seems to...

The following advice from another forum seems to have worked: This problem is related to other posts I have made on this forum, regarding my USB ports, and the internet that doesn't function after...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 17 Oct 2015
Replies: 11
Views: 1,444
Posted By Riff88
The following advice from another forum seems to...

The following advice from another forum seems to have worked: It is also related to my other post "Internet stops working after 2-3 minutes", they are both related.

Turn off power saving settings...
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