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Forum: News 22 Hours Ago
Replies: 10
Views: 291
Posted By lehnerus2000
Don't Be Good

I thought that everyone who was concerned about privacy already knew this.

You never install/use anything created by Google, if you want to attempt to preserve your IP/privacy.

Google has been...
Forum: General Discussion 5 Days Ago
Replies: 1
Views: 1,049
Posted By lehnerus2000
Yikes

Do you have a lot of user files (e.g. videos) or a lot of games installed?

Various programs can display directory usage (e.g. Glary Utilities (https://www.glarysoft.com/glary-utilities/)).404829...
Forum: Tutorials 6 Days Ago
Replies: 6
Views: 53,744
Posted By lehnerus2000
Update August 2018

I haven't tested this tutorial with Firefox Quantum versions.

A recent post by Martin Brinkmann on gHacks (https://www.ghacks.net/) indicates that this tutorial should still work. :party:...
Forum: General Discussion 1 Week Ago
Replies: 1
Views: 2,870
Posted By lehnerus2000
Could be tricky to track down

It could be caused by some program generating a pop-up ad/message (or trying to generate one).

On my main PC, Avast AV does this (usually when I'm trying to type something into a doc or webpage)....
Forum: News 1 Week Ago
Replies: 9
Views: 1,197
Posted By lehnerus2000
OK, I'll bite ...

:roflmao:
I've given up on installing MS' garbage code updates and (surprise, surprise) my PC is running smoothly.
This tactic also works on W10.


I was reading another thread...
Forum: News 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 2
Views: 426
Posted By lehnerus2000
Good Grief! :doh: Maybe if they spent less...

Good Grief!
:doh:
Maybe if they spent less time designing T-shirts & logos, and spent more time NOT wrecking the browser, their market share wouldn't be tanking.
Forum: General Discussion 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 5
Views: 4,547
Posted By lehnerus2000
Weird

I can see previews for icon files in my Preview Pane.404613
I know these files contain multiple icons (i.e. different sizes of the same icon).

Note:
I have installed a Shell Extension called...
Forum: Software 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 4
Views: 548
Posted By lehnerus2000
Weird

Interesting.

That combo used to work on my PC (I've used it in the past) but it doesn't seem to anymore. :confused:
Forum: General Discussion 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 5
Views: 4,547
Posted By lehnerus2000
Preview Pane

You could use a combination of the Details Pane and the Preview Pane.

The Preview Pane can be resized to make the preview larger.404605
Forum: Software 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 4
Views: 548
Posted By lehnerus2000
Keyboard Shortcuts

I have used some programs where Dialogue windows don't show in the Taskbar and they often disappear behind the main program window.

Perhaps these might help:


"Windows Logo Key + M" -...
Forum: News 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 4
Views: 857
Posted By lehnerus2000
Thanks for posting this Brink. :-)

Thanks for posting this Brink. :-)
Forum: General Discussion 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 4
Views: 4,462
Posted By lehnerus2000
This command opens Internet Explorer...

This command opens Internet Explorer Favorites:%windir%\explorer.exe shell:Favorites


This command opens Windows Explorer Favorites (on my W7 PC):%windir%\explorer.exe...
Forum: General Discussion 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 4
Views: 4,462
Posted By lehnerus2000
Shell Commands

Check out these tutorials:
Favorites Shortcut - Create (https://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials/67515-favorites-shortcut-create.html)
Windows Explorer Taskbar Icon - Change Open To Target...
Forum: General Discussion 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 13
Views: 11,131
Posted By lehnerus2000
I foolishly "upgraded" my W7 Home Premium laptop...

I foolishly "upgraded" my W7 Home Premium laptop to W10 Home. :(

Now I can't risk connecting it to the Internet as it will try to download an "upgrade" and then self-destruct during the...
Forum: General Discussion 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 7
Views: 6,888
Posted By lehnerus2000
The picture suggests that the shortcut was...

The picture suggests that the shortcut was created by a user who no longer exists, or exists on a different (previous?) install.

Did you transfer your setup to another Windows install (e.g. copy...
Forum: General Discussion 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 13
Views: 11,131
Posted By lehnerus2000
I don't use the XP & LM installs on my Media PC,...

I don't use the XP & LM installs on my Media PC, but I keep them updated.

I've kept the XP install because Windows Live Photo Gallery works nicely on it (unlike on W7).
The image tagging tool was...
Forum: General Discussion 11 Jul 2018
Replies: 13
Views: 11,131
Posted By lehnerus2000
I'd leave the built-in user folders in their...

I'd leave the built-in user folders in their respective operating systems and create new ones on the new drive.
You could then include the new folders in the Libraries of both operating systems.
...
Forum: Software 10 Jul 2018
Replies: 19
Views: 6,620
Posted By lehnerus2000
Gimp 2.10.4

GIMP 2.10.4 is now available.
https://www.gimp.org/downloads/
Forum: News 10 Jul 2018
Replies: 5
Views: 2,529
Posted By lehnerus2000
I'll add these to my update archive. Thanks...

I'll add these to my update archive.
Thanks Brink. :-)
Forum: News 09 Jul 2018
Replies: 6
Views: 919
Posted By lehnerus2000
An additional factor might be, since W7 has been...

An additional factor might be, since W7 has been out since 2009 there are a huge number of sites with info and problem fixes (i.e. not just the "obvious" forums).

Presumably the gap will continue...
Forum: News 08 Jul 2018
Replies: 6
Views: 919
Posted By lehnerus2000
Operating System Market Share July 2018

Here are the charts from NetMarketShare and StatCounter.

NetMarketShare shows no major change for W7 & W10.
StatCounter shows no major change for W7 & W10. (You'll need to click several times to...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 07 Jul 2018
Replies: 20
Views: 5,082
Posted By lehnerus2000
Mozilla changed the names/settings when they...

Mozilla changed the names/settings when they introduced their new version of Firefox.

I have the new version of FF installed in Linux Mint and it says something like, "use recommended performance...
Forum: General Discussion 07 Jul 2018
Replies: 3
Views: 5,129
Posted By lehnerus2000
FreeCommander...

FreeCommander (https://freecommander.com/en/summary/) includes a compare tool.
Forum: General Discussion 30 Jun 2018
Replies: 5
Views: 6,753
Posted By lehnerus2000
If you have the latest generation CPUs you may...

If you have the latest generation CPUs you may not be able to get drivers for W7.

As Paul Black wrote, you'll need to check your motherboard manufacturer's website to see if they have drivers.
...
Forum: Software 30 Jun 2018
Replies: 1,072
Views: 326,579
Posted By lehnerus2000
It was free before this.

It was free before this.
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