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Forum: General Discussion 10 Hours Ago
Replies: 14
Views: 158
Posted By lehnerus2000
I don't think that CHKDSK will help. I had...

I don't think that CHKDSK will help.

I had an issue with a video last week.
It wouldn't play and it caused my PC to lock up (for several minutes).
CHKDSK reported no errors.

I tried to remux...
Forum: General Discussion 5 Days Ago
Replies: 8
Views: 319
Posted By lehnerus2000
Kb3125574

You should also install KB3125574 Convenience Rollup for Windows 7 Service Pack 1 (effectively SP2). :-)
Forum: System Security 6 Days Ago
Replies: 1,260
Views: 329,365
Posted By lehnerus2000
The advice, "Don't use an AV", is no better than...

The advice, "Don't use an AV", is no better than the advice, "Use an AV".

Since companies swapped over to the Agile Development model, the majority of software is garbage code these days.
Relying...
Forum: General Discussion 1 Week Ago
Replies: 8
Views: 294
Posted By lehnerus2000
I once had an issue where one of the Windows...

I once had an issue where one of the Windows services crashed and after rebooting I got the non-genuine warning.
However in my case it fixed itself after another reboot. :confused:
Forum: General Discussion 1 Week Ago
Replies: 2
Views: 230
Posted By lehnerus2000
Weird. It works on my W7 install across...

Weird.
It works on my W7 install across multiple drives/partitions.
Sometimes it doesn't instantly apply though.

Perhaps a reboot might fix the issue.
Forum: General Discussion 1 Week Ago
Replies: 4
Views: 244
Posted By lehnerus2000
I think the monitor may be generating those...

I think the monitor may be generating those images.

My Samsung has a control legend pop-up that appears (for a few seconds) after the screen starts displaying images.
My pop-up doesn't look like...
Forum: General Discussion 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 2
Views: 1,185
Posted By lehnerus2000
Maybe you have a dodgy USB cable/port. Try...

Maybe you have a dodgy USB cable/port.

Try jiggling your USB cables (keyboard, mouse, etc.) near the USB sockets.
Forum: General Discussion 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 9
Views: 1,348
Posted By lehnerus2000
Folder Options

Have you checked your "Folder Options"?

Maybe the settings have mysteriously changed.406080
Forum: General Discussion 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 8
Views: 2,180
Posted By lehnerus2000
[/QUOTE] My post was meant to be a question for...

[/QUOTE]
My post was meant to be a question for you. :-)
Forum: General Discussion 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 8
Views: 2,180
Posted By lehnerus2000
Only clicking the right mouse button has any...

Only clicking the right mouse button has any effect (not the keyboard or left mouse button)?
Forum: General Discussion 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 2
Views: 1,584
Posted By lehnerus2000
You could copy the name of the parent folder...

You could copy the name of the parent folder before creating the sub-folder and then just append what you want.

Of course if you are creating huge numbers of folders, a batch file or script would...
Forum: News 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 1
Views: 935
Posted By lehnerus2000
Thanks Brink. :-) I've read that MS has...

Thanks Brink. :-)

I've read that MS has added new telemetry code in W7 Roll-ups (starting in October 2018). :mad:
Forum: General Discussion 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 17
Views: 4,070
Posted By lehnerus2000
I've read that MS has added new telemetry code in...

I've read that MS has added new telemetry code in W7 Roll-ups (starting in October 2018).
Forum: General Discussion 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 17
Views: 4,070
Posted By lehnerus2000
2 hours? You must have been lucky. :D When...

2 hours?
You must have been lucky. :D

When I tried to update my W10 Pro VM (from 1703 to 1709) it made multiple failed attempts.
After 12 hours it had filled the entire VHD with broken copies of...
Forum: News 21 Oct 2018
Replies: 55
Views: 8,533
Posted By lehnerus2000
It's a UNIX based/derived OS (e.g. Windows,...

It's a UNIX based/derived OS (e.g. Windows, Linux, UNIX, etc.).
I think Mac OS X is based on it.

UNIX was the "Top Dog" in the days before PCs "took off".
It may still be "Number 1" on...
Forum: Software 15 Oct 2018
Replies: 20
Views: 7,189
Posted By lehnerus2000
BIMP for GIMP

Batch image processing for GIMP.
Batch image processing in GIMP ... with BIMP (https://www.dedoimedo.com/computers/gimp-bimp.html)
Forum: General Discussion 13 Oct 2018
Replies: 45
Views: 9,896
Posted By lehnerus2000
I wonder if it may be a (weird) graphics driver...

I wonder if it may be a (weird) graphics driver issue. :geek:

Linux includes open source (reverse engineered) drivers.
These may not be optimal.

When you boot into Ubuntu, you can open the...
Forum: General Discussion 12 Oct 2018
Replies: 45
Views: 9,896
Posted By lehnerus2000
This may have been mentioned earlier, but have...

This may have been mentioned earlier, but have you tried using different data/power cables and/or motherboard SATA sockets?

One of my previous motherboards had an issue with one of the SATA...
Forum: News 12 Oct 2018
Replies: 32
Views: 9,717
Posted By lehnerus2000
I had a look at my Downloads partition and I...

I had a look at my Downloads partition and I didn't download anything on that date.

I use Foxit and I don't have Adobe Reader.
Maybe Flash Player did it.

Avast AV (Free) is another suspect as...
Forum: General Discussion 10 Oct 2018
Replies: 45
Views: 9,896
Posted By lehnerus2000
Can you boot using "Safe Mode"? Does your...

Can you boot using "Safe Mode"?

Does your "Device Manager" show any problems?

If you are sure your Backup/Clone Image is good, you could try deleting the "Storage Controller" (Device and...
Forum: News 10 Oct 2018
Replies: 32
Views: 9,717
Posted By lehnerus2000
I think that issue only affected the new...

I think that issue only affected the new nothing-ever-goes-wrong W10 (1809 "upgrade").

Allegedly MS has fixed it.
Microsoft fixed the data loss issue in Windows 10 version 1809 - gHacks Tech News...
Forum: General Discussion 28 Sep 2018
Replies: 5
Views: 4,020
Posted By lehnerus2000
Do you have a Backup Image from before the failed...

Do you have a Backup Image from before the failed update?
Forum: News 23 Sep 2018
Replies: 9
Views: 1,982
Posted By lehnerus2000
I've just read that MS will be including the...

I've just read that MS will be including the Telemetry "upgrades" in future cumulative updates for W7. :axe:
Forum: News 19 Sep 2018
Replies: 55
Views: 8,533
Posted By lehnerus2000
I don't see why not. My XP install is still...

I don't see why not.

My XP install is still going strong and I haven't noticed any issues with my XP VMs either.


The simple solution to that issue is don't install MS' W7 updates and use...
Forum: News 18 Sep 2018
Replies: 55
Views: 8,533
Posted By lehnerus2000
And So It Begins

:sick:
[/QUOTE]
What is Microsoft Managed Desktop?
What is Microsoft Managed Desktop? - gHacks Tech News (https://www.ghacks.net/2018/09/18/what-is-microsoft-managed-desktop/)

Announcing...
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