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Forum: BSOD Help and Support 15 Aug 2011
Replies: 7
Views: 1,563
Posted By Misfortune
Thanks for the reply, FredeGail. I ran a file...

Thanks for the reply, FredeGail. I ran a file verification scan, and there were no errors found. And still the blue screens keep coming; I've gotten good at reproducing them. It seems every time I...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 14 Aug 2011
Replies: 7
Views: 1,563
Posted By Misfortune
I ran a CHKDSK /r /f, and the report indicated...

I ran a CHKDSK /r /f, and the report indicated that some errors in the file system had been corrected. I also ran six passes with memtest86, and no errors were reported.

But I got yet another blue...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 12 Aug 2011
Replies: 7
Views: 1,563
Posted By Misfortune
Thank you so much for the detailed reply,...

Thank you so much for the detailed reply, FredeGail! And no need to apologize for any confusion, I understand that this can take time!

Good call on the ATI graphics card driver, and it's now fully...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 12 Aug 2011
Replies: 7
Views: 1,563
Posted By Misfortune
Frequent BSODs

Hi. I'm suffering from many BSODs, and I need help in figuring out the problem. I've attached dump files and other system report files as per the subforum instructions. Below is some information...
Forum: Sound & Audio 05 Aug 2011
Replies: 9
Views: 14,527
Posted By Misfortune
Solved!

Hey guys, thanks a bunch for the replies! Thorsen, you gave me the idea to check the registry, and sure enough, that's what was causing the issue!

Key...
Forum: Sound & Audio 05 Aug 2011
Replies: 9
Views: 14,527
Posted By Misfortune
I tried that, and unfortunately it didn't work....

I tried that, and unfortunately it didn't work. The box is still deactivated. :(
Forum: Sound & Audio 04 Aug 2011
Replies: 9
Views: 14,527
Posted By Misfortune
Can't Disable Windows Startup Sound

When I enter the Sound properties and click on the Sounds tab, the check box Play Windows Startup sound is deactivated. The box is checked by default, but I can't uncheck it.

Does anyone know how...
Forum: Software 23 Jul 2010
Replies: 4
Views: 1,673
Posted By Misfortune
I know that Adobe Reader support in-browser...

I know that Adobe Reader support in-browser viewing, but it requires a lot of disk space to install. I'd like a lighter option that does that, so I might look into PDF-XChange. Does anyone know if...
Forum: Software 20 Jul 2010
Replies: 4
Views: 1,673
Posted By Misfortune
PDF Readers and Browsers

There are several [free] PDF readers available, but some of them don't support viewing PDFs in your browser. For instance, I know Sumatra PDF doesn't have this feature. Does anyone know which free...
Forum: Software 14 Jul 2010
Replies: 33
Views: 7,131
Posted By Misfortune
What about defragmenting the registry? When I...

What about defragmenting the registry? When I used XP, there was a small program called NTREGOPT (http://www.larshederer.homepage.t-online.de/erunt/)that I used.
Forum: Customization 14 Jul 2010
Replies: 7
Views: 6,495
Posted By Misfortune
You're very welcome; I'm glad I could help :D! ...

You're very welcome; I'm glad I could help :D!

But I'm not entirely sure if this is your fault. As I mentioned in my previous post, I had followed a tutorial ...
Forum: Customization 12 Jul 2010
Replies: 7
Views: 6,495
Posted By Misfortune
CadWizard, your script works just fine for me....

CadWizard, your script works just fine for me. However, I've found a problem, but it's not just with your script. I wanted to add my own buttons on the Explorer bar, but I wanted the internal Windows...
Forum: Customization 12 Jul 2010
Replies: 10
Views: 9,164
Posted By Misfortune
I was also looking for how to remove the "Share...

I was also looking for how to remove the "Share with" button, when I found this (https://www.sevenforums.com/181526-post6.html) post. Be sure you export the "Windows.share" key (as a backup) before...
Forum: Customization 11 Jul 2010
Replies: 38
Views: 22,688
Posted By Misfortune
Sorry for posting on a fairly old thread, but I'm...

Sorry for posting on a fairly old thread, but I'm wondering if there is a way to remove the "Include in library" and "Share with" options from the Explorer bar? I read through the thread and was able...
Forum: Customization 11 Jul 2010
Replies: 7
Views: 6,495
Posted By Misfortune
Thank you for the reply, but I was talking about...

Thank you for the reply, but I was talking about the custom icons, as in images. For instance, the red 'X' icon on the delete button. I don't have any icons on my Explorer bar, and I'm just curious...
Forum: Customization 11 Jul 2010
Replies: 7
Views: 6,495
Posted By Misfortune
Thanks for sharing! In your screenshot, though,...

Thanks for sharing! In your screenshot, though, you have icons for the "Delete" and "Share" button? How do you do that? Also, is there a way you can remove items from the Explorer bar?
Forum: Tutorials 08 Jul 2010
Replies: 42
Views: 79,013
Posted By Misfortune
What I had to do was copy shell32.dll to the...

What I had to do was copy shell32.dll to the Desktop, and then edit the copy with Resource Hacker. Once you're done editing, take ownership of the original shell32.dll, and rename it to...
Forum: Customization 06 Jul 2010
Replies: 7
Views: 15,471
Posted By Misfortune
I tried it again, this time restarting my...

I tried it again, this time restarting my computer instead of just logging off. To my surprise, it worked :party:! I no longer see that pesky "Aero Peek"-like fade to desktop.

Thank you very much,...
Forum: Customization 06 Jul 2010
Replies: 7
Views: 15,471
Posted By Misfortune
Yes, you're right! The tip you posted only...

Yes, you're right! The tip you posted only increased the Aero Peek in the bottom-right (the "Show desktop" bar), but not the "Aero Peek" that happens when you hover your mouse over a taskbar...
Forum: Customization 06 Jul 2010
Replies: 7
Views: 15,471
Posted By Misfortune
Hello Brink, I tried the steps in the...

Hello Brink,

I tried the steps in the tutorial (including a log-off and log-in), but that did not help. It increased the delay of the "Show desktop" Aero Peek, but not for the taskbar thumbnails.
Forum: Customization 06 Jul 2010
Replies: 7
Views: 15,471
Posted By Misfortune
How Do I Disable Taskbar Thumbnail "Aero Peek"?

I apologize in advance if my thread is a duplicate of another thread. My problem is difficult to describe, so I could not find anything through the forum search or Google.

I'll begin by stating...
Forum: Tutorials 05 Jul 2010
Replies: 42
Views: 79,013
Posted By Misfortune
You can also use Resource Hacker to edit...

You can also use Resource Hacker to edit shell32.dll to remove the FolderBand. That's what I did, and it should work for any and all themes. But if you mess up, it's shell32, and Windows Explorer...
Forum: Themes and Styles 25 Jun 2010
Replies: 22
Views: 147,375
Posted By Misfortune
It Works!

@WindowStar

Thank you for making the script :D! After a bit of testing, I changed the waiting time to 1600, as I found that 10000 was a little too long of a wait. But other than that, your script...
Forum: Themes and Styles 24 Jun 2010
Replies: 22
Views: 147,375
Posted By Misfortune
Is There a Silent Command-Line Operation to change theme?

Is there a way to change themes from the command-line, without showing the "Personalization" window?

The command I use right now is
rundll32.exe %SystemRoot%\system32\shell32.dll,Control_RunDLL...
Forum: Tutorials 20 Jun 2010
Replies: 77
Views: 88,626
Posted By Misfortune
Sorry, I didn't see that you had requested this....

Sorry, I didn't see that you had requested this. I think this is the file but not for sure. If it's not, it may still have some of the resources left in which couldn't be much considering it's file...
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