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Forum: Tutorials 15 Oct 2016
Replies: 55
Views: 195,423
Posted By wahnsinn
Yes, I've noticed myself that the keys are...

Yes, I've noticed myself that the keys are seemingly unrelated, but the effect was as I described, at least for me.

All I can say with certainty is this:
1) applying the MS-KB made the...
Forum: Tutorials 14 Oct 2016
Replies: 55
Views: 195,423
Posted By wahnsinn
A recent MS-update (dont know which KB, there...

A recent MS-update (dont know which KB, there were several) brought back the Libraries icon to my desktop. I applied the .reg file in this thread to remove it - successfully. However, now I keep...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 06 Jun 2016
Replies: 4
Views: 775
Posted By wahnsinn
Thanks for confirming my suspicion!

Thanks for confirming my suspicion!
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 05 Jun 2016
Replies: 4
Views: 775
Posted By wahnsinn
Upgrading W7 to W10 (free), any way to end up with dualboot?

I know that dualbooting is (of course?) possible with, for example, W7 and W10. This is what pretty much all my google research has led me to, even though I was looking to find out something more...
Forum: General Discussion 28 Dec 2011
Replies: 5
Views: 4,298
Posted By wahnsinn
Disable the "undo" functionality of win 7 explorer (file operations)

This is a bit of a strange problem, admittedly. Nonetheless, I'm hopeful that someone here may have a solution.

Win 7 Explorer has this "feature" whereby you can undo all sorts of file operations...
Forum: Drivers 18 Aug 2011
Replies: 7
Views: 3,177
Posted By wahnsinn
Barman58: That's an excellent idea, I will look...

Barman58: That's an excellent idea, I will look into that!

DeaconFrost: You over-estimate the capabilities of this ancient cam ;) (It doesnt have any options for that, unfortunately)
Forum: Drivers 18 Aug 2011
Replies: 7
Views: 3,177
Posted By wahnsinn
10yr+ old Canon PowerShot S20 + W7 x86 SP1

Hi,

I have been using a PowerShot S20 (on and off) for many, many years. Canon offers drivers for Windows 2000 and XP, but not for Vista/7.
However, up until a little while ago, I was able to use...
Forum: Software 18 Aug 2011
Replies: 1
Views: 7,795
Posted By wahnsinn
Programs don't start at startup, eg. Setpoint, itype, realtek audio

Hi,

Im running W7 x86 from a Crucial SSD. I have set up this system only recently.

When I reboot my system (which I dont do very often) I have found that none of the programs/services that are...
Forum: Sound & Audio 28 Jul 2011
Replies: 6
Views: 6,140
Posted By wahnsinn
I've found a tool that does what I want and then...

I've found a tool that does what I want and then some. Unfortunately, it's not free, but it just might be worth it.

It's called "Power Mixer" ..trial available here.. Windows audio mixer, Power...
Forum: Sound & Audio 27 Jul 2011
Replies: 6
Views: 6,140
Posted By wahnsinn
no luck there either, there are just some boxes...

no luck there either, there are just some boxes with various settings to tick or untick there.
The option that seperates the input jacks is for recording, not for playback.

Im going to install...
Forum: Sound & Audio 27 Jul 2011
Replies: 6
Views: 6,140
Posted By wahnsinn
I do have them installed, and the tray app is...

I do have them installed, and the tray app is there, but it doesn't give me control over the seperate channels - i can merely regulate the overall volume there.

(...
Forum: Sound & Audio 27 Jul 2011
Replies: 6
Views: 6,140
Posted By wahnsinn
Access the "Levels" tab of my speakers' properties directly?

Hi.

I have to turn down my subwoofer volume at night, (bitchy neighbors) and turn it back up the next day.
The only way to do it via software is by going to the "Levels" tab of my speakers'...
Forum: General Discussion 30 Aug 2010
Replies: 1
Views: 1,353
Posted By wahnsinn
Search starts "instantly" -> CPU load :&

Problem: When I type something into my searchbox [in any open explorer window], the searching process starts "instantly", i.e. right after the first character is typed.

What no doubt is meant to...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 03 Aug 2010
Replies: 8
Views: 5,156
Posted By wahnsinn
Thanks Tim, that works like a charm. ...

Thanks Tim, that works like a charm.


Both of these things turned out to be no problem on my system, i have the .bat stored in C:\Windows\System32\GroupPolicy\User\Scripts\Logon , the...
Forum: Software 02 Aug 2010
Replies: 2
Views: 2,521
Posted By wahnsinn
w7x64: explorer context menu: entry for all file types?

Im using a 32bit mass file renaming tool called "rename-it!" (http://sourceforge.net/projects/renameit/), have had no problems using it on W7 x86.
However, on x64 the explorer context menu is...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 25 Jul 2010
Replies: 8
Views: 5,156
Posted By wahnsinn
Sorry for not responding sooner, I have in fact...

Sorry for not responding sooner, I have in fact not had any time to investigate this matter any further so far!

Thanks for your response, TimStitt, but, as I pointed out earlier, I already knew...
Forum: General Discussion 25 Jul 2010
Replies: 1
Views: 7,073
Posted By wahnsinn
Does Clipboard content get stored in...

..the pagefile, or any other relatively easily accessible place, ever?

Im thinking of making use of the encrypt-pagefile feature of Win 7 because of this, but only if clipboard contents really do...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 13 Jul 2010
Replies: 8
Views: 5,156
Posted By wahnsinn
Thanks for your answers. I have not actually...

Thanks for your answers.
I have not actually tried the batch file on w7, but am confident it would work.
But I still feel this is a quite clumsy way of doing it, and would prefer a solution that...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 13 Jul 2010
Replies: 8
Views: 5,156
Posted By wahnsinn
auto-merge .reg @boot

Hi,
Is it possible to have my w7 Pro x64 automatically merge a .reg file into the registry at every boot (or, on every login if thats easier.. I only use one account so far).
(Its supposed to...
Forum: Customization 25 Mar 2010
Replies: 9
Views: 5,092
Posted By wahnsinn
Okay, I figured out how to do it .. results...

Okay, I figured out how to do it .. results attached \o/


In case anyone cares how to do it:
I had to use Style Builder (v.1.5), open the .msstyles file, and change the glyph image saved under ...
Forum: Customization 25 Mar 2010
Replies: 9
Views: 5,092
Posted By wahnsinn
I dont "need" to, I just thought it might be nice...

I dont "need" to, I just thought it might be nice if the bar still looked like it had a full path in it, but when you click on it it turns out to be breadcrumbs.

btw. I have done some reasearch on...
Forum: Customization 24 Mar 2010
Replies: 9
Views: 5,092
Posted By wahnsinn
Not looking to disable them, just want to modify...

Not looking to disable them, just want to modify the look.. thanks anyway ;)
Forum: Customization 24 Mar 2010
Replies: 9
Views: 5,092
Posted By wahnsinn
explorer: breadcrumbs bar: how to change > into \ ?

Hi!
Ive attached a screenshot that explains what Im looking for pretty well.

What I want is to change the ">" symbol in the breadcrumb bar into a "\" character.

Anyone have an idea how to do...
Forum: General Discussion 21 Mar 2010
Replies: 4
Views: 1,581
Posted By wahnsinn
aw, that even works.. I feel silly for ranting...

aw, that even works.. I feel silly for ranting now ;)

Thanks stormy13!
Forum: General Discussion 20 Mar 2010
Replies: 4
Views: 1,581
Posted By wahnsinn
Windows 7 Pro 32bit "Search" - if you can call it that.

Okay so .. call me old-fashioned but .. when I use something called a "search" ... I sort of expect to be told where my search results are located..

Am I missing something here, or is this...
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