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Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 3 Days Ago
Replies: 8
Views: 157
Posted By billmcct
Please read: (KBB4467107) ...

Please read: (KBB4467107)
https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/microsoft/microsoft-releases-windows-7-and-81-cumulative-updates-kb4467107-and-kb4467697/
Forum: General Discussion 3 Days Ago
Replies: 8
Views: 1,004
Posted By billmcct
I had that problem years ago. Had to load the...

I had that problem years ago. Had to load the drive as an external, open the reg hive in a text
editor and delete the keys.
Yeah, I know, not an easy solution.
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 1 Week Ago
Replies: 4
Views: 259
Posted By billmcct
I use this: Download Spybot Anti-Beacon -...

I use this:

Download Spybot Anti-Beacon - MajorGeeks (https://www.majorgeeks.com/files/details/spybot_anti_beacon_for_windows_10.html)
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 3
Views: 657
Posted By billmcct
Guess your still using Google to search. This was...

Guess your still using Google to search. This was the first entry of a Duck Duck Go search related to Avast.

Disable Avast messages, popups, and alerts...
Forum: General Discussion 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 7
Views: 3,320
Posted By billmcct
Apparently it is NOT a true portable app since it...

Apparently it is NOT a true portable app since it did write to your registry.
Doesn't have GOM player but does have many other True portable players:

Music & Video (best free portable apps) |...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 23 Sep 2018
Replies: 5
Views: 573
Posted By billmcct
NO! Seriously, if it doesn't have an UNDO , then...

NO! Seriously, if it doesn't have an UNDO , then your F'edup.
Forum: Hardware & Devices 23 Sep 2018
Replies: 5
Views: 573
Posted By billmcct
Why in the name of GOD would you ever run...

Why in the name of GOD would you ever run "Advanced
System Repair Pro" ?
Forum: Installation & Setup 08 Sep 2018
Replies: 7
Views: 298
Posted By billmcct
You will need an older version to create a boot...

You will need an older version to create a boot disk. v7.6 and earlier had that option. It has been removed from the newer free versions and is only available in paid versions.
Forum: Hardware & Devices 04 Sep 2018
Replies: 2
Views: 293
Posted By billmcct
The recovery drive is protected. You should not...

The recovery drive is protected. You should not be able to add or delete any files from it. It is only created to be a little larger than needed.
Forum: General Discussion 06 Aug 2018
Replies: 5
Views: 3,086
Posted By billmcct
C:\Users\YourUserName\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\In...

C:\Users\YourUserName\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Quick Launch\User Pinned
Forum: Software 05 Aug 2018
Replies: 4
Views: 704
Posted By billmcct
You can try System Ninja: System Ninja -...

You can try System Ninja:

System Ninja - SingularLabs (https://singularlabs.com/software/system-ninja/)

Built by the same people that make CCEnhancer for cCleaner. CCEnhancer just installs the...
Forum: Software 05 Aug 2018
Replies: 4
Views: 704
Posted By billmcct
Please read here: CCleaner v5.45 Pulled Due...

Please read here:

CCleaner v5.45 Pulled Due to Anger Over Usage Data Collection (https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/software/ccleaner-v545-pulled-due-to-anger-over-usage-data-collection/)

I...
Forum: General Discussion 26 Jul 2018
Replies: 5
Views: 3,648
Posted By billmcct
You can use "Directory List & Print Pro" and save...

You can use "Directory List & Print Pro" and save a text file listing the contents of each drive.

Print File Lists and Open The Content in Word or Excel...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 15 Jul 2018
Replies: 3
Views: 561
Posted By billmcct
Every external drive is set to "Quick Removal...

Every external drive is set to "Quick Removal (default)" under hard drive properties "Policies"

The other option is to use "Better Performance" aka "Delayed Write"
Forum: Hardware & Devices 15 Jul 2018
Replies: 3
Views: 561
Posted By billmcct
You really don't need to use the Safely Remove...

You really don't need to use the Safely Remove Hardware option since Windows 7 doesn't use delayed write on external drives.
As long as the light on the hard drive isn't flashing, just unplug it.
Forum: Browsers & Mail 22 Jun 2018
Replies: 4
Views: 1,456
Posted By billmcct
Comcast has done nothing but decrease and...

Comcast has done nothing but decrease and throttle my connections to about 3 Mb/s for over the last 6 years.
By the way I'm in Atlanta GA.
Forum: Browsers & Mail 22 Jun 2018
Replies: 4
Views: 1,456
Posted By billmcct
Who is your Internet provider That gives you 175...

Who is your Internet provider That gives you 175 MB/s
downloads???
Forum: Network & Sharing 21 May 2018
Replies: 1
Views: 397
Posted By billmcct
This Roku is ethernet or wireless IN and HDMI to...

This Roku is ethernet or wireless IN and HDMI to TV.
I've bought three of these and all are fine.

Roku 3 (3rd Generation) Media Streamer 4230X - Black | eBay...
Forum: Backup and Restore 21 May 2018
Replies: 5
Views: 1,119
Posted By billmcct
Try Partition Find and mount. Partition Find...

Try Partition Find and mount.
Partition Find and Mount free partition recovery software
(http://findandmount.com/)
Forum: Backup and Restore 18 May 2018
Replies: 34
Views: 3,206
Posted By billmcct
I'm still trying to absorb all that. I have flash...

I'm still trying to absorb all that. I have flash drives to boot Aomei Backupper and Partition software. I've used Backupper for years now and prefer it.

Bill
Forum: Backup and Restore 16 May 2018
Replies: 34
Views: 3,206
Posted By billmcct
I had this problem several years back. Get a...

I had this problem several years back. Get a small USB drive (Aomei only formats 4 GB.) Use the Linux option since the only thing you will end up with is the Aomei interface. No need for WinPE. Set...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 05 Apr 2018
Replies: 10
Views: 623
Posted By billmcct
Any decent cloning/partition software can convert...

Any decent cloning/partition software can convert from MBR to GPT without reformatting.

Try this one:
Download Magic Free Partition Manager Software - AOMEI Partition Assistant Standard...
Forum: General Discussion 19 Mar 2018
Replies: 21
Views: 2,507
Posted By billmcct
you can use EditPad Lite. It's free. Look under...

you can use EditPad Lite. It's free. Look under Extras on toolbar for sorting function.
Windows Text Editor Free Download (https://www.editpadlite.com/download.html)
Forum: Software 27 Feb 2018
Replies: 11
Views: 1,201
Posted By billmcct
You should use CCEnhancer with cCleaner, it adds...

You should use CCEnhancer with cCleaner, it adds a lot more options.
Download CCEnhancer - SingularLabs (https://singularlabs.com/software/ccenhancer/download-ccenhancer/)

Or try System Ninja...
Forum: General Discussion 27 Feb 2018
Replies: 8
Views: 927
Posted By billmcct
Run the fixit tool. I had that problem 4 or 5...

Run the fixit tool. I had that problem 4 or 5 years ago and this fixed it.

https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/17590/automatically-diagnose-and-repair-windows-file-and-folder-problems
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