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Forum: Browsers & Mail 15 Jun 2018
Replies: 0
Views: 738
Posted By baumgrenze
Best Theme in Personalization For Vision Issues

Since I primarily use Mozailla SeaMonkey for browsing I created this post:

http://forums.mozillazine.org/viewtopic.php?f=40&t=3040403

I changed my Theme to "High Contrast White" and it resolved...
Forum: Microsoft Office 18 May 2018
Replies: 6
Views: 3,048
Posted By baumgrenze
Did you try, Paste Special>Unformatted Text? It...

Did you try, Paste Special>Unformatted Text? It works in Office 2000, which I use because I can do things 'by feel' without reading all the drop-down boxes in Format, etc. That helps when vision is a...
Forum: Microsoft Office 18 May 2018
Replies: 6
Views: 1,060
Posted By baumgrenze
Wrong! Here is the Correct Answer

First, I had eye surgery a week ago and seeing clearly for long periods of time is challenging for my 78-year-old eyes. I foolishly tried a quick fix and reply late last night.

Recently I find the...
Forum: Microsoft Office 17 May 2018
Replies: 6
Views: 1,060
Posted By baumgrenze
Pinning a File/Folder is Called Create Shortcut

I played around a bit and I eventually realized I was remembering/asking the wrong question.

If you have icons on the quick launch bar for Office programs like Word and Excel, you can right click...
Forum: Microsoft Office 17 May 2018
Replies: 6
Views: 1,060
Posted By baumgrenze
Thanks for the reply! It appears to apply to...

Thanks for the reply!

It appears to apply to a more recent version of Word than 2000. It references 'Backstage View' (egad) which I am not offered.

In my version this results when the File tab...
Forum: Microsoft Office 17 May 2018
Replies: 6
Views: 1,060
Posted By baumgrenze
Word 2000 - Recent Files - Pin Frequently Used Document

Today Google refuses to find a website to re-instruct me on a task I once knew how to do.

I had a file that I had pinned to the top of the list recent files in File>Open in Word 2000. I renamed...
Forum: General Discussion 23 Apr 2018
Replies: 1
Views: 1,916
Posted By baumgrenze
Forgive an old man with failing eyesight, I...

Forgive an old man with failing eyesight, I solved this one by trying one more time.

Having done so I will document what works on the remote chance that someone, like me, searches for the answer....
Forum: General Discussion 23 Apr 2018
Replies: 1
Views: 1,916
Posted By baumgrenze
Pinning/Unpinning Data Folders - Dropdown Menu Opened From Taskbar?

I find the Windows terminology used to describe 'pinning' items is confusing.

I have frequently used programs pinned to the taskbar. When I right click one like Excel or Word an Open File dropdown...
Forum: General Discussion 08 Apr 2018
Replies: 1
Views: 868
Posted By baumgrenze
Proper Terms - Right Click Word on Quick Launch Bare - Pinned Folder

I find that when I right click my Word icon and my Windows Explorer icon on my Task Bar/Quick Launch Bar I see one or more pinned folders at the top and 'frequent or recent' folders listed below....
Forum: Software 14 Mar 2018
Replies: 6
Views: 586
Posted By baumgrenze
Sorry to be so slow in responding. If I use this...

Sorry to be so slow in responding. If I use this approach I get the classic error drop-down error:

"There is no disk in the drive. Please insert a disk into drive\Device\Harddisk3\DR3"

It...
Forum: Software 14 Mar 2018
Replies: 6
Views: 586
Posted By baumgrenze
Hi ethel, Thanks for the response. No....

Hi ethel,

Thanks for the response.

No. That is how I opened the instance I photographed. The title bar is very simple, one line, dark grey, with the word Magnifier at the left and a closing X...
Forum: General Discussion 14 Mar 2018
Replies: 1
Views: 443
Posted By baumgrenze
Edited a Post and Edited the Title - Not Displaying

Earlier today I created a post under software.

http://https://www.sevenforums.com/software/413536-windows-magnifier-no-access-adjustments.html

It got views but no replies. I decided it needed...
Forum: Software 14 Mar 2018
Replies: 6
Views: 586
Posted By baumgrenze
Windows Magnifier - No Access to Adjustments in Title Bar

I looked at Brink's tutorial.

Magnifier Starts at Startup - Enable or Disable - Windows 7 Help Forums (https://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials/38827-magnifier-starts-startup-enable-disable.html)
...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 21 Jan 2018
Replies: 0
Views: 463
Posted By baumgrenze
Win 7 Pro X64 and iPhone 5 Bluetooth Pairing

I use a pair of ReSound LiNX 3D hearing aids and control them with an iPhone 5 my son 'handed up' to me. I recently realized that if I could use Bluetooth to pair my iPhone with my desktop I could...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 08 Jan 2018
Replies: 4
Views: 877
Posted By baumgrenze
Thank You Roy!!!

Thank you Roy for the straightforward solution of resetting the clock so that Windows Update would run. In my searching for a solution I did not see that Microsoft admitted their mistake and offered...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 05 Jan 2018
Replies: 4
Views: 877
Posted By baumgrenze
Can't Get Windows Updater to Work

I'm concerned by the Spectre and Meltdown news. I realized I've not seen any Windows Updater messages for a while.

I ran a Belarc Advisor profile yesterday and it tells me that I'm missing some...
Forum: General Discussion 14 Aug 2017
Replies: 5
Views: 935
Posted By baumgrenze
Thank you, Nigel. What you wrote helps me to...

Thank you, Nigel.

What you wrote helps me to better understand what is going on. I will have another go at writing to the webmaster of the website where the problem occurs. I will share your...
Forum: General Discussion 14 Aug 2017
Replies: 5
Views: 935
Posted By baumgrenze
Thank you, Megaherz, but this is not quite what...

Thank you, Megaherz, but this is not quite what I'm seeking.

The author uses some word processor/operating system (perhaps Apple?) in which will print as an ellipsis (....) and prints as a...
Forum: General Discussion 13 Aug 2017
Replies: 5
Views: 935
Posted By baumgrenze
Find a Table of Special Characters

Once a week I gather a document from a web page in which it appears that the author/creator uses text composition program and/or operating system in which unorthodox characters stand for special text...
Forum: General Discussion 07 Jul 2017
Replies: 7
Views: 34,075
Posted By baumgrenze
Megahertz07 Thanks. This is fascinating. ...

Megahertz07

Thanks. This is fascinating.

I gather that when I am logged in with a password that the desktop combines both, or do I misunderstand?

thanks
baumgrenze
Forum: General Discussion 06 Jul 2017
Replies: 7
Views: 34,075
Posted By baumgrenze
This Helped Me

Thank you Jonathan. This was the succinct answer I needed. It was easily found.

baumgrenze
Forum: Software 26 Apr 2017
Replies: 1
Views: 1,249
Posted By baumgrenze
iTunes - Current Advice For a Minimal Install?

In September 2010, Airbot started this thread:

The unofficial guide to installing iTunes 10 without bloatware - Windows 7 Help Forums...
Forum: General Discussion 08 Mar 2017
Replies: 51
Views: 2,408
Posted By baumgrenze
Thank you one more time, jumanji, for patiently...

Thank you one more time, jumanji, for patiently leading me past all the pitfalls. Jack, "great job" is an understatement.

For mysterious reasons, Win7 decided that it was important to run chkdsk...
Forum: General Discussion 06 Mar 2017
Replies: 51
Views: 2,408
Posted By baumgrenze
Thank you for the hatching explanation. I...

Thank you for the hatching explanation.

I ran the Data Lifegard Diagnostics and it reported Pass on both the Quick Test and the Extended Test.

I went back and reran the Minitools surface scan...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 06 Mar 2017
Replies: 19
Views: 1,147
Posted By baumgrenze
Thanks for the reminder about boot order in the...

Thanks for the reminder about boot order in the BIOS. I've only entered the menu when installing an OS which is infrequent, for which I am thankful. Since the drives are identical (I'd intended a...
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