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Forum: Browsers & Mail 09 Jun 2018
Replies: 1
Views: 1,217
Posted By PatrickGSR94
Firefox TLS Handshake hangs

Hey guys, I've been noticing just this week, huge TLS Handshake hangs on my Firefox browser at my office, which is on a Win7 Workstation, on a Server 2012 R2 domain, behind a SonicWall firewall. It's...
Forum: Software 30 Aug 2017
Replies: 11
Views: 44,597
Posted By PatrickGSR94
No, that doesn't work at all. It doesn't matter...

No, that doesn't work at all. It doesn't matter what combination of maximizing and minimizing I do, if one PDF is open on the right screen, the 2nd and all subsequent PDF's ALWAYS, ALWAYS open on...
Forum: Network & Sharing 07 Apr 2017
Replies: 0
Views: 1,381
Posted By PatrickGSR94
VPN connection repeatedly asks for password credentials

I run an office network domain environment with Windows Server 2012 R2 and Windows 7 x64 workstation clients throughout, using Active Directory. I have one user who sometimes connects from home,...
Forum: Backup and Restore 07 Jan 2017
Replies: 4
Views: 2,014
Posted By PatrickGSR94
Yeah I've been thinking of doing that. I built...

Yeah I've been thinking of doing that. I built the system almost 4 years ago May 2013, and have not reloaded or reformatted anything since then.
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 07 Jan 2017
Replies: 1
Views: 704
Posted By PatrickGSR94
Random crash and reboot, no BSOD shown although Win7 reported BSOD

I was merely resizing a Windows Explorer window on the desktop when the monitor went black for 15-20 seconds, then the mobo splash screen came up, and Windows booted back up. The "Windows shut down...
Forum: Backup and Restore 07 Jan 2017
Replies: 4
Views: 2,014
Posted By PatrickGSR94
Yeah tried that, there were no "Mounted Volumes"...

Yeah tried that, there were no "Mounted Volumes" found at any of the listed junction points.

I made sure VSC and the Backup services were all running, turned off Windows Defender and unplugged my...
Forum: Backup and Restore 06 Jan 2017
Replies: 4
Views: 2,014
Posted By PatrickGSR94
Cannot get Windows Backup to complete successfully! Error 0x81000037

Back in 2015 I set up a USB 3.0 external HDD for backups, and used Windows Backup for awhile to make weekly backups of the system. It worked for a short while, then the backups started failing, and...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 14 Nov 2016
Replies: 2
Views: 519
Posted By PatrickGSR94
Computer shuts down after UPS installed

We recently installed battery backup UPS devices on all machines in our small office. They all seem to be working fine, except one user reports the computer shutting down (and losing any open work...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 14 Nov 2016
Replies: 4
Views: 678
Posted By PatrickGSR94
Also I found the folder for the particular device...

Also I found the folder for the particular device in the location listed above, and it shows the correct ICO icon file in that folder. The DeviceInfo XML file points to that correct ICO file, same...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 14 Nov 2016
Replies: 4
Views: 678
Posted By PatrickGSR94
Well here's the kicker. I installed the driver...

Well here's the kicker. I installed the driver on each workstation, by creating the IP port pointing to the plotter's LAN IP address, and on every other machine, the correct icon showed up.
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Forum: Network & Sharing 11 Nov 2016
Replies: 2
Views: 779
Posted By PatrickGSR94
In case anyone encounters this, apparently the...

In case anyone encounters this, apparently the issue was being caused by the Pictures Library having 49 different locations associated with it, most of which were old, outdated network locations on...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 11 Nov 2016
Replies: 4
Views: 678
Posted By PatrickGSR94
How to make the printer device picture show up in Devices?

In our small office, we have a couple of shared large-format plotters and multi-function print/copy/scan devices. Due to the nature of one of the plotters, we're having to install the plotter...
Forum: Network & Sharing 20 Oct 2016
Replies: 2
Views: 779
Posted By PatrickGSR94
Revisiting this issue, because I just saw it...

Revisiting this issue, because I just saw it happen again on my boss's machine. He had a Word document open (Word 2013), went to Insert > Picture, navigated to his My Documents folder on the local...
Forum: Network & Sharing 16 Aug 2016
Replies: 2
Views: 779
Posted By PatrickGSR94
Mysterious network drives appear when opening photos on phone

Not sure if networking is the right place for this.

My boss is having a weird issue with his Win7 workstation. Whenever he connects his iPhone, browses to the iPhone drive listed in Explorer, and...
Forum: Music, Pictures & Video 15 Mar 2016
Replies: 1
Views: 8,424
Posted By PatrickGSR94
Okay well that was easy. I changed this setting...

Okay well that was easy. I changed this setting in VLC under Video Codecs > FFmpeg as described in this video, and it got rid of all the choppiness. Not sure if that setting got changed somehow at...
Forum: Music, Pictures & Video 15 Mar 2016
Replies: 1
Views: 8,424
Posted By PatrickGSR94
Why is GoPro video playback so choppy?

I noticed just recently, like in the past week or so, that video playback from my GoPro camera, using VLC to play the MP4 files, has become extremely choppy. I've been using the GoPro since...
Forum: Microsoft Office 10 Mar 2016
Replies: 8
Views: 2,581
Posted By PatrickGSR94
Thanks, I was not using the Preview Pane at all...

Thanks, I was not using the Preview Pane at all before. I turned it back on yesterday and it seems to now make all messages change to "read" after I click to another message. It's not ideal for me...
Forum: Microsoft Office 09 Mar 2016
Replies: 8
Views: 2,581
Posted By PatrickGSR94
Ugh still happening, and it's super annoying. ...

Ugh still happening, and it's super annoying. Sometimes it seems like nearly half of the messages on my personal email IMAP account do not properly switch to "read" status after opening the message....
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 15 Feb 2016
Replies: 5
Views: 3,349
Posted By PatrickGSR94
I wonder if that's the update that installed...

I wonder if that's the update that installed Thursday as I was leaving that afternoon. Friday morning I came in and booted up the machine, it finished installing updates, and now the machine no...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 11 Feb 2016
Replies: 5
Views: 3,349
Posted By PatrickGSR94
Excessive CPU usage by svchost.exe

I have noticed one machine in our office has always had excessive fan noise, and when I looked into it further I found that one of the svchost.exe processes listed in Task Manager runs with at least...
Forum: Microsoft Office 26 Nov 2015
Replies: 8
Views: 2,581
Posted By PatrickGSR94
I've always been wary of the reading pane I guess...

I've always been wary of the reading pane I guess from years ago when there was the risk of something malicious in an email automatically opening/running on the computer. I'm sure it's probably not...
Forum: Microsoft Office 24 Nov 2015
Replies: 8
Views: 2,581
Posted By PatrickGSR94
Outlook 2013 message remains unread even after opening

I just built a new office PC with Office 2013 (updated the My System Specs list). I've been using 2010 up until now so it's been taking some getting used to. I've noticed an issue where many times...
Forum: Sound & Audio 18 Nov 2015
Replies: 5
Views: 2,818
Posted By PatrickGSR94
Also the same problem here, and it's super...

Also the same problem here, and it's super annoying!

Currently I have desktop speakers that connect via USB (JBL Pebble speakers). That means the speaker volume control, the computer's volume...
Forum: Microsoft Office 10 Nov 2015
Replies: 2
Views: 713
Posted By PatrickGSR94
Not really, Office 2013 is already installed on...

Not really, Office 2013 is already installed on the machine. It's staying on the machine and won't be moving. But the machine itself needs to switch to a different user (different Active Director...
Forum: Microsoft Office 10 Nov 2015
Replies: 2
Views: 713
Posted By PatrickGSR94
Computer with Office 2013 changing users

We have a computer in our office that will be changing users. This shuffling of computers is a pretty common thing in our office - as new computers are acquired, the existing ones are often shuffled...
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