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Forum: Network & Sharing 3 Days Ago
Replies: 1
Views: 138
Posted By Sylveon Fetish
ipconfig /renew error message

I yet again got the grudged "dns server isn't responding" error message and I tried the ipconfig /release and ipconfig /renew that was mentioned in my other thread. But every time I try to do the...
Forum: General Discussion 6 Days Ago
Replies: 3
Views: 521
Posted By Sylveon Fetish
Screen goes black every time I view jpg files

every time I open jpg files in Windows Photo Viewer. As soon as the jpg opens, my screen on my monitor goes completely black. The light is still green on my monitor so it still does indeed have...
Forum: Network & Sharing 1 Week Ago
Replies: 4
Views: 263
Posted By Sylveon Fetish
And what does that mean? Is that bad?

And what does that mean? Is that bad?
Forum: Network & Sharing 1 Week Ago
Replies: 4
Views: 263
Posted By Sylveon Fetish
Frequent "DNS server not responding" errors/loss of internet

This is the only machine that loses internet. all other devices work when this one goes down. When I run the Windows troubleshooter, I always get "The dns server isn't responding" and Windows is...
Forum: Software 05 Mar 2018
Replies: 1
Views: 382
Posted By Sylveon Fetish
"Open with" Not Working

I installed Photoshop and when I try to tell Windows to open a PNG file with Photoshop by right clickingthe PNG file and selecting 'Open With' then I browse for Photoshop. But no matter how many...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 28 Jan 2018
Replies: 3
Views: 524
Posted By Sylveon Fetish
Hard drive space keeps going down!

I am having an issue with my Windows 7 on my Dell Optiplex 780! I lost 50GB of hard drive space C: in just five minutes! it went to 7 GB free and then keeps going down every time I check it until it...
Forum: General Discussion 28 Jan 2018
Replies: 4
Views: 393
Posted By Sylveon Fetish
Yes. It takes just as long every time. Even a...

Yes. It takes just as long every time. Even a folder with just 20 fonts takes forever.


I can understand a folder containing a game soundtrack Mp3s with 407 files in it—but 20 font files?
Forum: General Discussion 28 Jan 2018
Replies: 4
Views: 393
Posted By Sylveon Fetish
'sort by title' takes forever in Windows Explorer

It does not matter if I am sorting MP3 files by title, font files by title, or anything else by title, it always takes forever to sort my files by title. It can take up to five minutes in order for...
Forum: General Discussion 10 Jan 2018
Replies: 1
Views: 481
Posted By Sylveon Fetish
Shortcuts to My Pictures and My Documents disappear every WU

Every time Windows 7 installs updates, the shortcuts to My Pictures and My Documents that I have created in the 'favorites' folder always disappears! I always have to recreate these shortcuts every...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 02 Jan 2018
Replies: 1
Views: 525
Posted By Sylveon Fetish
"media test failure check cable" after bios update - Dell Optiplex 780

After I flashed a bios update on my mother's new Dell Optiplex 780, identical to mine, during which I was installing drivers and such,

every time it boots up, it always says " *media test failure...
Forum: Microsoft Office 30 Oct 2017
Replies: 2
Views: 2,517
Posted By Sylveon Fetish
Office 2016 loses activation on every restart

I am having an issue with an Office 2016 I got from the college where every time I restart my laptop, the office is no longer activated "loses activation" I can enter the product key in again and it...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 08 Oct 2017
Replies: 2
Views: 877
Posted By Sylveon Fetish
Windows Resource Protection found corrupt files but was unable to fix

Every time I run sfc /scannow I always get the error message: "Windows Resource Protection found corrupt files but was unable to fix some of them."

I ran sfc /scannow at least 10 times all with...
Forum: Music, Pictures & Video 04 Oct 2017
Replies: 2
Views: 1,381
Posted By Sylveon Fetish
Music stuttering problem with Windows 7

I am having an issue with my Dell Optiplex 780 whenever I play music or play a game with music in it, the sound will stutter for two seconds at random times.

It it hard to describe the stuttering...
Forum: General Discussion 13 Sep 2017
Replies: 46
Views: 50,834
Posted By Sylveon Fetish
Many years later, I am also having this problem....

Many years later, I am also having this problem. All copies of my team Valor outfit jpgs and pngs have disappeared. tried searching my hard drives and nothing.

This happens on ALL Windows 7...
Forum: General Discussion 20 Aug 2017
Replies: 1
Views: 1,114
Posted By Sylveon Fetish
taskbar frozen, killing explorer.exe not working

On my Dell Optiplex 780, my taskbar is completely frozen. I cannot click on any icons on it or do anything with it. I killed the explorer.exe process but the taskbar did not go away like it usually...
Forum: Network & Sharing 04 Aug 2017
Replies: 0
Views: 443
Posted By Sylveon Fetish
Frequent "does not have a valid IP confiuguation" Wireless

My Lenovo b570 frequently gets a "Wireless Network Connection does not have a valid IP configuration" on almost all startups. When I start my laptop, I will not have internet. There will be a yellow...
Forum: Backup and Restore 03 Aug 2017
Replies: 2
Views: 718
Posted By Sylveon Fetish
Cannot create a restore point, no option to!

I want to create a restore point before I attempt display manipulation with Powerstrip in case I mess something up but I am not able to because Windows 7 is not giving me the option to.

When I go...
Forum: Software 22 Jul 2017
Replies: 0
Views: 796
Posted By Sylveon Fetish
Nox App Player AppHangB1

Now I have found a lot of people with issues with this piece of software, but there seems to be none with the problem I am having where the program will just freeze when I do various things in the...
Forum: General Discussion 11 Jul 2017
Replies: 5
Views: 26,085
Posted By Sylveon Fetish
I have tried all these things and everything...

I have tried all these things and everything found on all websites Google lists on this problem and yet my Lenovo b570 still will not sleep. Does not even initiate screensaver, display does not turn...
Forum: General Discussion 05 Jul 2017
Replies: 1
Views: 1,271
Posted By Sylveon Fetish
Caps lock reversed

I am having an issue with my Dell Optiplex 780 where the caps lock on the keyboard is reversed. The caps lock light shows on when it is off and vice versa. It is not a stuck shift key because I can...
Forum: General Discussion 29 Jun 2017
Replies: 3
Views: 858
Posted By Sylveon Fetish
after three hours. Dim the display after 30...

after three hours. Dim the display after 30 minutes, turn off display after one hour
Forum: General Discussion 29 Jun 2017
Replies: 3
Views: 858
Posted By Sylveon Fetish
Screensaver will not start on Lenovo b570

I am having an issue with my screensaver on my Lenovo b570 where the screensaver will not start. The screensaver never activates.

Searching around only shows results where the computer/monitor...
Forum: General Discussion 28 Jun 2017
Replies: 2
Views: 1,298
Posted By Sylveon Fetish
Error 0x80004005: Unspecified error

I am unable to extract files from a zip on Windows 7 created on my Samsung Galaxy s6 using File Manager Pro, every time I try, I get the following error

"A problem is preventing windows from...
Forum: General Discussion 14 Jun 2017
Replies: 1
Views: 775
Posted By Sylveon Fetish
Various Appdata keeps being wiped

I am having an issue where random folders in my AppData folder keeps wiping themselves clean, thus creating a new folder when I startup that program.

Like notepad++ for example, I would lose all...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 05 Jun 2017
Replies: 2
Views: 1,704
Posted By Sylveon Fetish
External hard drives recognized but not showing up in My Computer

I am having an issue with many external hard drives being recognized by Windows 7, it makes the hardware insert sound but the drives do not show up in My Computer. I have the same problem with some...
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