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Forum: Hardware & Devices 15 Jul 2016
Replies: 9
Views: 1,075
Posted By chamlin
Wow. Just discovered what it was. I'm in a hotel....

Wow. Just discovered what it was. I'm in a hotel. The wood desk has a smooth glass top. The optical mouse couldn't register what it needed to register to move the cursor.

:o
Forum: Hardware & Devices 15 Jul 2016
Replies: 9
Views: 1,075
Posted By chamlin
Well I just posted in the Toshiba forum. Worked...

Well I just posted in the Toshiba forum. Worked like magic. No responses but my mouse started working! Damn that's a good forum. :)
Forum: Hardware & Devices 15 Jul 2016
Replies: 9
Views: 1,075
Posted By chamlin
No, but what an elegant solution to that guy's...

No, but what an elegant solution to that guy's problem. He was trying to disable his touchpad. Best solution was to cover it with duct tape! :)
Forum: Hardware & Devices 15 Jul 2016
Replies: 9
Views: 1,075
Posted By chamlin
Thanks! No flags, says it's working properly. :(

Thanks! No flags, says it's working properly. :(
Forum: Hardware & Devices 15 Jul 2016
Replies: 9
Views: 1,075
Posted By chamlin
Have mercy, all. I know this isn't a mouse...

Have mercy, all. I know this isn't a mouse hardware issue...must be something solvable. Any help? :)
Gratefully,
Cham
Forum: Hardware & Devices 15 Jul 2016
Replies: 9
Views: 1,075
Posted By chamlin
Laptop Mouse Cursor Won't Move, MousePAD cursor does

1. Optical USB mouse won't move the cursor.
2. Mouse buttons function properly
3. Bought a new similar mouse, same problem, ruling out damaged mouse likelihood.

4. Have tried multiple USB...
Forum: Network & Sharing 19 Nov 2015
Replies: 1
Views: 657
Posted By chamlin
Figured it out. Drive wasn't initialized,...

Figured it out. Drive wasn't initialized, formatted. All good. Thanks!
Forum: Network & Sharing 19 Nov 2015
Replies: 1
Views: 657
Posted By chamlin
Ext. USB Drive (netwkd) Replaced Now Doesn't Show Up

Win 7 Pro system. Have 2 external USB drives, both networked.

Just replace an hdd that was still working fine with a larger drive. Upon turning it on, the driver installed successfully, and the...
Forum: Tutorials 17 Aug 2015
Replies: 876
Views: 1,109,711
Posted By chamlin
Where in the thread is SSD to SSD

WHS, first, as always, thank you for putting the time in. Great post/thread.

Guys, my 180 GB SSD only as 22 GB left and that is with me pushing certain data and other files to other drives....
Forum: Virtualization 07 Jan 2015
Replies: 7
Views: 3,226
Posted By chamlin
Also, restored back to an earlier place in time...

Also, restored back to an earlier place in time and space (Nov. 24) and the networking worked.

So...my challenge is, what should I be looking for that's different? Needle? Haystack?
Forum: Virtualization 07 Jan 2015
Replies: 7
Views: 3,226
Posted By chamlin
Thinking it might have been an issue with the...

Thinking it might have been an issue with the firewall not allowing a public network (did before though); I used the Local Security Policy Editor to change "unidentified networks" to private. Didn't...
Forum: Virtualization 07 Jan 2015
Replies: 7
Views: 3,226
Posted By chamlin
Some additional "clues?".

Some additional "clues?".
Forum: Virtualization 07 Jan 2015
Replies: 7
Views: 3,226
Posted By chamlin
Thanks, Golden.

Thanks, Golden.
Forum: Virtualization 05 Jan 2015
Replies: 7
Views: 3,226
Posted By chamlin
Anyone out there with an understanding of VM's...

Anyone out there with an understanding of VM's networked to Win 7 workgroups (or not in my case)?
Forum: Virtualization 05 Jan 2015
Replies: 7
Views: 3,226
Posted By chamlin
VMware Player Lost Network Connection

Not sure when it happened as I don't use VMware player too often.


My main desktop is Win 7 Pro.
VMware Player: 6.0.2 build - 1744117
In the player, is XP Pro.

In XP Pro inside the...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 03 Jan 2015
Replies: 60
Views: 7,195
Posted By chamlin
I have provided Jeff and Carl with the traces.

I have provided Jeff and Carl with the traces.
Forum: Hardware & Devices 02 Jan 2015
Replies: 60
Views: 7,195
Posted By chamlin
I will do it this afternoon. Thank you!

I will do it this afternoon. Thank you!
Forum: Hardware & Devices 02 Jan 2015
Replies: 60
Views: 7,195
Posted By chamlin
What we learned from my brief period of faster...

What we learned from my brief period of faster boot time, is where the delay is taking place

00:36 00:36 Light blue Windows Welcome screen
01:15 ------Purple desktop background, with no...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 02 Jan 2015
Replies: 60
Views: 7,195
Posted By chamlin
Tortured. On December 31st, Emsisoft delivered an...

Tortured. On December 31st, Emsisoft delivered an update which included a fix for the network issue I had been having. I didn't reboot until days later (this morning, January 2nd) to finalize that...
Forum: Network & Sharing 01 Jan 2015
Replies: 28
Views: 7,147
Posted By chamlin
Emsisoft released the fix today. All...

Emsisoft released the fix today. All functionality to the network has returned to normal. Happy New Year!
Forum: Hardware & Devices 30 Dec 2014
Replies: 60
Views: 7,195
Posted By chamlin
Thanks for checking in! Jeff has been busy with...

Thanks for checking in! Jeff has been busy with family so we haven't had the results of the last trace yet.

BUT, something changed just yesterday. I got a weird alert that my F: drive was bad. The...
Forum: Network & Sharing 27 Dec 2014
Replies: 9
Views: 1,216
Posted By chamlin
Thanks, Strollin. Good to know. I've seen the...

Thanks, Strollin. Good to know. I've seen the nice interface but limited functionality of the LG's, the not so nice interface of the Samsungs but better functionality, and have heard from several...
Forum: Network & Sharing 26 Dec 2014
Replies: 9
Views: 1,216
Posted By chamlin
Excellent. Thank you both!

Excellent. Thank you both!
Forum: Network & Sharing 26 Dec 2014
Replies: 9
Views: 1,216
Posted By chamlin
Thanks for that. I'll start educating...

Thanks for that.

I'll start educating myself on DLNA and Samba. Know nothing. We're "wired" only. I have an AT&T Uverse 18 Mbps plan (their top is 24 Mbps). Here's what I "think" I want to do:
...
Forum: Network & Sharing 26 Dec 2014
Replies: 9
Views: 1,216
Posted By chamlin
Downside to setting Media Sharing to ON?

Media sharing ON seems like a convenient idea that would be beneficial in my home "workgroup". Does it work smoothly? Or does it lead to slowdowns, difficulties on the network?

Just a desktop and...
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