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Forum: General Discussion 11 Dec 2012
Replies: 144
Views: 22,785
Posted By mart44
I don't think it is ugly. Maybe a bit of...

I don't think it is ugly. Maybe a bit of organisation of the tiles (shortcuts) is necessary but once that's done, I find the appearance and usage acceptable enough on my Desktop computer:
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Forum: Backup and Restore 25 Jun 2012
Replies: 6
Views: 2,253
Posted By mart44
A system image...

A system image (https://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials/663-backup-complete-computer-create-image-backup.html) made when all was well with the computer would have brought the system back to a clean...
Forum: Backup and Restore 24 Jun 2012
Replies: 4
Views: 1,721
Posted By mart44
I'm no expert but if I suspected that, I'd see if...

I'm no expert but if I suspected that, I'd see if the exact file names of one or two of the missing photos could be remembered, then search the entire disk for them. If found, it seems that's where...
Forum: Backup and Restore 18 Jun 2012
Replies: 142
Views: 111,644
Posted By mart44
I keep System Restore switched off but still use...

I keep System Restore switched off but still use the Windows 7 disk imaging function. A disk image is like the ultimate system restore anyway. There doesn't seem a need to use the System Restore...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 04 Jun 2012
Replies: 20
Views: 3,892
Posted By mart44
Chrome will open links in a new tab. 'Right-click...

Chrome will open links in a new tab. 'Right-click > Open link in new tab' or middle-click (mouse-wheel) the link. I think what can be deceptive is the fact that the new tab opens in the background....
Forum: Browsers & Mail 24 May 2012
Replies: 44
Views: 11,550
Posted By mart44
That looks like the sort of thing that happens...

That looks like the sort of thing that happens when you opt to read messages in plain text only. When implemented, the body of the message appears as plain text and hyperlinks. The HTML part is put...
Forum: System Security 06 May 2012
Replies: 13
Views: 3,744
Posted By mart44
UAC's purpose is not to judge if a user's 'allow'...

UAC's purpose is not to judge if a user's 'allow' action could be bad for the system. It is just a layer of security put in place to stop changes being made to the system without the user's knowledge...
Forum: Backup and Restore 03 May 2012
Replies: 47
Views: 25,296
Posted By mart44
I've had the imaging procedure fail for this...

I've had the imaging procedure fail for this reason. The partition needs to be about 70% free for imaging to work. If it isn't, the error message arises. The space not being enough usually happens...
Forum: System Security 01 May 2012
Replies: 4
Views: 1,734
Posted By mart44
If you decide to keep Norton, consider shopping...

If you decide to keep Norton, consider shopping around when the free trial nears the expiry date. There are reputable places other than the Norton site that sell versions of Norton at a lower price....
Forum: System Security 30 Apr 2012
Replies: 57
Views: 7,935
Posted By mart44
I suppose there may be the point that an AV...

I suppose there may be the point that an AV program shouldn't be easy to remove. It needs to get deep into the system in order to protect it. Not only does it have to protect the computer, it needs...
Forum: System Security 29 Apr 2012
Replies: 57
Views: 7,935
Posted By mart44
I have found that to be the case too. The removal...

I have found that to be the case too. The removal tool run in the recommended way as mentioned, will remove Norton enough not to interfere with the computer or any incoming (new) AV program. However,...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 29 Apr 2012
Replies: 32
Views: 35,423
Posted By mart44
Part of the browser isn't behaving properly. I...

Part of the browser isn't behaving properly. I personally would reset since other remedies haven't worked so far. Resetting will cause a bit of work in putting your toolbar customisations etc back in...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 29 Apr 2012
Replies: 32
Views: 35,423
Posted By mart44
It might be worth trying resetting Internet...

It might be worth trying resetting Internet Explorer to its defaults. You would have to set the toolbar preferences, homepage etc. up again but it could clear the fault and therefore be worth the...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 29 Apr 2012
Replies: 1
Views: 2,328
Posted By mart44
Firefox may have got switched to 'No Style' in...

Firefox may have got switched to 'No Style' in the 'Page Style' options.

Turn on the Menu Bar and go to 'View'. Go to 'Page Style' and make sure that 'Basic Page Style' is selected.
Forum: System Security 29 Apr 2012
Replies: 57
Views: 7,935
Posted By mart44
Uninstalling Norton does not give rise to...

Uninstalling Norton does not give rise to viruses. What gets left behind are remnants or leftovers of the program. I find these do need removing manually from the C: drive and Registry. This being so...
Forum: System Security 26 Apr 2012
Replies: 10
Views: 2,004
Posted By mart44
Sandboxie is very useful and more or less allows...

Sandboxie is very useful and more or less allows a person to have no common sense. I don't have very much of it myself. However, even a person with lots of common sense can't always tell where the...
Forum: System Security 26 Apr 2012
Replies: 10
Views: 2,004
Posted By mart44
Sandboxie - NIS 2012 - MBAM Pro - Norton DNS IP...

Sandboxie - NIS 2012 - MBAM Pro - Norton DNS IP settings.
Forum: System Security 26 Apr 2012
Replies: 57
Views: 7,935
Posted By mart44
I read that it is Norton 360 being supplied. It...

I read that it is Norton 360 being supplied. It costs about 32 on Amazon, so not a bad give-away. Norton 360 is a step up from Norton Internet Security (NIS), which is what I've been using for about...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 04 Apr 2012
Replies: 19
Views: 3,606
Posted By mart44
I've found any spell checker might not offer the...

I've found any spell checker might not offer the correct spelling for all words. Different checkers vary a bit as regards the words they do or don't. At least they all highlight a misspelt word so...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 02 Apr 2012
Replies: 12
Views: 3,411
Posted By mart44
The fact that the applet works OK in Firefox...

The fact that the applet works OK in Firefox means that your Java installation is OK. Hard to say why it won't work in IE. The reset might have been best left in place rather than reversing it with...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 02 Apr 2012
Replies: 12
Views: 3,411
Posted By mart44
Try restarting the computer just to see if that...

Try restarting the computer just to see if that helps with the message. Apart from that, can you just confirm you are you using IE9? If getting the message with IE9, have read of these solutions. One...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 02 Apr 2012
Replies: 12
Views: 3,411
Posted By mart44
Resetting IE might be worth a try. This would...

Resetting IE might be worth a try. This would returns everything to the default settings, including security levels. It would mean setting up any customisations again though. The reset button is...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 31 Mar 2012
Replies: 12
Views: 3,411
Posted By mart44
Have you got any restrictions on JavaScript? I...

Have you got any restrictions on JavaScript? I notice that the Java Applet (crossword) will not run unless JavaScript is also allowed to run. You could try putting the site in the IE's 'Trusted...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 20 Mar 2012
Replies: 1
Views: 7,491
Posted By mart44
The trouble is that here are so many factors...

The trouble is that here are so many factors affecting speed that the browser has no control over. A busy server, ISP or even Internet backbone. These factors happen all the time in a practical...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 11 Nov 2011
Replies: 16
Views: 3,514
Posted By mart44
StartPage ..not that I search for anything that...

StartPage ..not that I search for anything that particularly needs privacy. I just like the idea anyway.

https://startpage.com/
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