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Forum: Performance & Maintenance 09 Apr 2019
Replies: 0
Views: 207
Posted By pxfragonard
Task Manager hangs when trying to alter properties

The first time I want to alter properties, it takes forever. Thereafter, no problem. After some updates, the problem disappeared. Odd.
Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking 20 Mar 2019
Replies: 11
Views: 7,622
Posted By pxfragonard
Thanks all for your responses. The lights are...

Thanks all for your responses. The lights are fine in the UPS and the computer is up and running so nothing was damaged. I figured it would cost more to take it in than test it myself. Now I can get...
Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking 20 Mar 2019
Replies: 11
Views: 7,622
Posted By pxfragonard
Too late, but thanks.

I bought a cheapo because I had no idea if the motherboard was fried or not and it all powered up. How long it lasts is another matter but since I'm getting a little experience, I'll keep your...
Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking 20 Mar 2019
Replies: 11
Views: 7,622
Posted By pxfragonard
Thank you

The issues have been resolved for the time being but I'm bookmarking your response for future reference. Thanks for answering. I don't know why I've never had a notice from SevenForums until today...
Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking 20 Mar 2019
Replies: 11
Views: 7,622
Posted By pxfragonard
Thanks

I appreciate your response.
Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking 12 Feb 2019
Replies: 11
Views: 7,622
Posted By pxfragonard
Power Supply blew up. Diagnosis anyone?

When my machine was slow a tech suggested a 1gb Radeon HD 6570 since I was running Photoshop and Lightroom at the same time. And I'd need a better power supply or it would be fried. So he installed...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 01 Aug 2018
Replies: 6
Views: 885
Posted By pxfragonard
Thanks. Maybe I'll try that next time. But there...

Thanks. Maybe I'll try that next time. But there was no need to. I ran Checkdisc and Scannow. Didn't change anything but then I shut the computer last night and today it's back to "1920x1080...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 31 Jul 2018
Replies: 6
Views: 885
Posted By pxfragonard
Thanks for the thought. I tried it and It...

Thanks for the thought. I tried it and It wouldn't allow a lower frequency.
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 31 Jul 2018
Replies: 6
Views: 885
Posted By pxfragonard
Did that. Only offers 1600x900 at the top of the...

Did that. Only offers 1600x900 at the top of the list.
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 31 Jul 2018
Replies: 6
Views: 885
Posted By pxfragonard
After power outage, screen resolution very different

Hi. I had a power outage and after I got things up and running my print is larger than it was, fewer items fit in my browser and the native resolution seems to have changed from something like...
Forum: Music, Pictures & Video 24 May 2018
Replies: 2
Views: 830
Posted By pxfragonard
Yup. That's right. Thanks a lot.

Yup. That's right. Thanks a lot.
Forum: Music, Pictures & Video 24 May 2018
Replies: 2
Views: 830
Posted By pxfragonard
My shortcut to color profile picker has disappeared after installing..

Hi. I was using Datacolor Sypder3 Elite to calibrate my screen. I forget how I got a shortcut to a list of calibrations onto my taskbar but it was convenient to change them in low light, high light,...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 01 Oct 2016
Replies: 28
Views: 24,986
Posted By pxfragonard
Correct, it does remove the scan...

Correct, it does remove the scan file(s)/folder(s) option from Explorer's right click context menu.

Before this update:
392218

After this update:
392219

"Send to" work around:
392220
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 30 Sep 2016
Replies: 28
Views: 24,986
Posted By pxfragonard
Yes, seascape195, those links take me back to...

Yes, seascape195, those links take me back to something like the image I've posted above. Except, instead of an ad to buy Windows 10, it's an ad to buy a Surface machine.
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 29 Sep 2016
Replies: 28
Views: 24,986
Posted By pxfragonard
Thanks everyone for your answers. I'm going to...

Thanks everyone for your answers. I'm going to leave it alone and see whether future updates fail to install. If so, I'll unhide this and install it. I appreciate the workaround but it's too much for...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 29 Sep 2016
Replies: 28
Views: 24,986
Posted By pxfragonard
It's Antimalware Client Version: 4.9.218.0 ...

It's Antimalware Client Version: 4.9.218.0
Engine Version: 1.1.13103.0
Antivirus definition: 1.229.481.0
Antispyware definition: 1.229.481.0
Network Inspection System Engine Version: 2.1.12706.0...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 29 Sep 2016
Replies: 28
Views: 24,986
Posted By pxfragonard
Many thanks. Here's the screenshot.

Many thanks. Here's the screenshot.
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 28 Sep 2016
Replies: 28
Views: 24,986
Posted By pxfragonard
Windows calls KB3193414 update important, but...

Windows calls KB3193414 update important, but when I click for more details, it just takes me to a page that's an advertisement to buy Windows 10. [https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/windows] I don't...
Forum: Tutorials 09 Apr 2016
Replies: 88
Views: 338,740
Posted By pxfragonard
That's what I thought, but the vlc wasn't...

That's what I thought, but the vlc wasn't running. Thanks anyway.
Forum: Tutorials 08 Apr 2016
Replies: 88
Views: 338,740
Posted By pxfragonard
Hi back. I've looked there and no apps were...

Hi back. I've looked there and no apps were running. Looked in Task Manager but don't really know what I'm looking for. No apps running. I'll include a screen shot of all processes. Maybe you can...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 08 Apr 2016
Replies: 14
Views: 4,860
Posted By pxfragonard
My box looks like a porcupine. 12 USB ports have...

My box looks like a porcupine. 12 USB ports have devices hanging on the box. It would be completely impractical disconnecting those. For some I would have to crawl under the desk and go into the back...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 08 Apr 2016
Replies: 14
Views: 4,860
Posted By pxfragonard
You don't have to get on your knees to eject drives

My box looks like a porcupine. 12 USB ports have devices hanging on the box. It would be completely impractical disconnecting those. For some I would have to crawl under the desk and go into the back...
Forum: Tutorials 08 Apr 2016
Replies: 88
Views: 338,740
Posted By pxfragonard
Hi Shawn. It's strange, but, the external drive I...

Hi Shawn. It's strange, but, the external drive I use for music won't eject. It says that an application is still using it. But it isn't. When I tried to eject it through the Devices & Pinter method,...
Forum: Tutorials 14 Nov 2015
Replies: 114
Views: 292,059
Posted By pxfragonard
Thanks, Shawn.

Thanks, Shawn.
Forum: Backup and Restore 14 Nov 2015
Replies: 8
Views: 12,336
Posted By pxfragonard
After many years of experience with free Macrium,...

After many years of experience with free Macrium, I can really recommend this program. With the Windows imaging I had nothing but problems and the worst part is that you can never be sure whether you...
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