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Forum: Performance & Maintenance 1 Day Ago
Replies: 3
Views: 239
Posted By townsbg
net stop "service name" can be used from a...

net stop "service name" can be used from a command line or bat file to stop a service. From services right click on each and select properties. From there look at what it says beside service name....
Forum: General Discussion 2 Days Ago
Replies: 80
Views: 15,761
Posted By townsbg
I have lots of options. Convert my 7 to 10 (no),...

I have lots of options. Convert my 7 to 10 (no), 8.1, 2012, 2012R2, 2016, or a Unix based system. I think for now I'm going to stay on 7 and eventually convert to Linux using 8.1 or 2016 in VMware...
Forum: Gaming 3 Days Ago
Replies: 5
Views: 412
Posted By townsbg
Technically the issue is having a 32-bit program...

Technically the issue is having a 32-bit program on a 64-bit system when the program doesn't know how to operate on a 64-bit OS. Architecturally a 64-bit system is significantly different from a...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 3 Days Ago
Replies: 8
Views: 456
Posted By townsbg
Forum administrators have the option of...

Forum administrators have the option of restricting forums to certain groups and even user. They can also lock threads to prevent editing from regular users. I can't answer how. It just a setting...
Forum: Gaming 4 Days Ago
Replies: 5
Views: 412
Posted By townsbg
Apparently this could happen on 64-bit. Some...

Apparently this could happen on 64-bit. Some older games don't play well on 64-bit. You might see this thread. DirectX on Windows 7 - older game - Super User...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 4 Days Ago
Replies: 8
Views: 456
Posted By townsbg
Forums can easily control who can see what. So...

Forums can easily control who can see what. So can other websites.
Forum: Hardware & Devices 5 Days Ago
Replies: 17
Views: 669
Posted By townsbg
I don't think that a defrag will help because if...

I don't think that a defrag will help because if windows thinks that it can't move a critical file, it won't. Since they integrated resizing starting with Vista there has always been that limitation....
Forum: Customization 6 Days Ago
Replies: 1
Views: 234
Posted By townsbg
You can prevent users from changing the...

You can prevent users from changing the screensaver. Prevent Users from Changing the Screen Saver/Lock Screen in Windows...
Forum: General Discussion 1 Week Ago
Replies: 8
Views: 3,109
Posted By townsbg
From the command prompt type in the following...

From the command prompt type in the following command. Please post the results.
echo %UserProfile%
Forum: General Discussion 1 Week Ago
Replies: 3
Views: 2,037
Posted By townsbg
There will be a unique ID assigned to the new...

There will be a unique ID assigned to the new account and that's done in the user database so the new account would have the same access of an old account as one that's called something completely...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 13
Views: 635
Posted By townsbg
There aren't many faster ways to permanently...

There aren't many faster ways to permanently screw up a system than a bios flash. If it fails you could end up with a paperweight. Sure there are ISOs that'll revert them but if your BIOS is so...
Forum: Software 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 9
Views: 509
Posted By townsbg
You have it all wrong. WebDev is a platform for...

You have it all wrong. WebDev is a platform for web development and not specifically file sharing. Sure you can install Apache, IIS, IHS, or any of the proprietary systems but all it'll do is sit...
Forum: Software 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 9
Views: 509
Posted By townsbg
Yeah I think that you are on a completely...

Yeah I think that you are on a completely different path because they uses are so different that you can't achieve what you want unless you want to write your own "cloud" service. WebDav is for web...
Forum: Customization 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 3
Views: 667
Posted By townsbg
What briefcase icon? What application?

What briefcase icon? What application?
Forum: Software 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 9
Views: 509
Posted By townsbg
Yes the connection limit is on the OS side, after...

Yes the connection limit is on the OS side, after all they don't want you running a full server using workstation versions but would much rather you buy the server version for $600. I agree that for...
Forum: Software 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 9
Views: 509
Posted By townsbg
Note that although IIS can be activated on...

Note that although IIS can be activated on home/office versions of windows the number of connections is limited and so is it's functionality. IIS is better on a server version of windows if you have...
Forum: General Discussion 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 8
Views: 2,219
Posted By townsbg
Are you referring to sticky keys...

Are you referring to sticky keys (https://www.techadvisor.co.uk/how-to/windows/sticky-keys-3696214/)? Really we don't know what the OP's issue is and the OP hasn't been back on to explain the...
Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 11
Views: 1,263
Posted By townsbg
Maybe I'll go with the drive bay. This has me...

Maybe I'll go with the drive bay. This has me suspicious.

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Forum: General Discussion 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 9
Views: 1,611
Posted By townsbg
You can't just use any ethernet cable when...

You can't just use any ethernet cable when connecting 2 computers together but you must get a crossover cable like this one....
Forum: Virtualization 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 5
Views: 514
Posted By townsbg
This should help. Did you even try it?

This should help. Did you even try it?
Forum: Virtualization 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 7
Views: 327
Posted By townsbg
I would create a post on VMWare forums....

I would create a post on VMWare forums. Community: Workstation Pro |VMware Communities...
Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 11
Views: 1,263
Posted By townsbg
I checked out the BIOS and the boot menu and boot...

I checked out the BIOS and the boot menu and boot from USB isn't an option. This is an old system but it was free.
Forum: General Discussion 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 6
Views: 1,397
Posted By townsbg
It sounds like your card is going bad.

It sounds like your card is going bad.
Forum: General Discussion 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 6
Views: 1,397
Posted By townsbg
Sounds like a monitor issue. Do you have a...

Sounds like a monitor issue. Do you have a separate known working computer to test your monitor on or a known working monitor to test on that computer? The best way to test components is to swap out...
Forum: Virtualization 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 5
Views: 514
Posted By townsbg
Start reading scenario 2. Windows Virtual PC...

Start reading scenario 2. Windows Virtual PC Evaluation Guide | Microsoft Docs (http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/dd744684(WS.10).aspx)
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