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Forum: Hardware & Devices 25 Apr 2017
Replies: 0
Views: 735
Posted By TikkiRo
DVD drive not showing in Explorer since new drive/letters changed

I installed a new drive & after cloning & a few other changes incl drive letters I've now lost my DVD drive :( It's working fine and is recognised by other programs than Explorer but resolutely...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 10 Apr 2017
Replies: 0
Views: 957
Posted By TikkiRo
Cursor loses focus after Windows 7 clone

UPDATE:
Just goes to show how a) you can make assumptions that every problem is down to the last action taken (well, it may have been in part with this) and b) it pays to really determine what the...
Forum: Music, Pictures & Video 04 Feb 2017
Replies: 10
Views: 2,449
Posted By TikkiRo
Thanks for that Gustavo - I do use VLC but not so...

Thanks for that Gustavo - I do use VLC but not so keen on the interface at times, so will check out your other suggestions shortly. Much appreciated. :)
Forum: Music, Pictures & Video 22 Jan 2017
Replies: 10
Views: 2,449
Posted By TikkiRo
Oh my word - having done some walkthroughs myself...

Oh my word - having done some walkthroughs myself in the past I know how much work you've put into that lot - THANK YOU so much. I've not yet had a chance to work through it all - might be midweek...
Forum: Music, Pictures & Video 21 Jan 2017
Replies: 10
Views: 2,449
Posted By TikkiRo
Hi Callender - thanks for that suggestion. Given...

Hi Callender - thanks for that suggestion. Given how I'm awash with some other program configs that are a hassle, I don't have a problem considering another. So, please, fire away with any help you...
Forum: Music, Pictures & Video 21 Jan 2017
Replies: 10
Views: 2,449
Posted By TikkiRo
Best Win Media Player alternative?

I'm on the hunt for a decent comparable, as easy to use, media player as WMP as it's long been frustrating me. I have about 7 or 8 playlists I use regularly and only about 5 folders it has to pull...
Forum: Installation & Setup 20 Dec 2016
Replies: 5
Views: 531
Posted By TikkiRo
You're a GEM - thanks SO much for helping me out...

You're a GEM - thanks SO much for helping me out guys - I think that seems to have finally sorted out the issue and in a way I could actually understand as I've read info previously on permissions...
Forum: Installation & Setup 20 Dec 2016
Replies: 5
Views: 531
Posted By TikkiRo
Yeh - the folders are all on a separate drive in...

Yeh - the folders are all on a separate drive in different partitions other than the Windows one. The frustration is that I've reinstalled Windows countless times often under totally different names...
Forum: Installation & Setup 20 Dec 2016
Replies: 5
Views: 531
Posted By TikkiRo
[SOLVED]Reinstall security/permissions woes :(

Windows 7 Professional x64 fully updated.
Generic PC

I regularly reinstall Windows for various reasons and normally manage to fairly easily overcome the equally various issues that arise from...
Forum: System Security 30 Sep 2016
Replies: 4
Views: 555
Posted By TikkiRo
Yeh - did read somewhere else about using a...

Yeh - did read somewhere else about using a sandbox for important stuff so will look into that more when I get round to doing my reinstall. Thanks again for your help - reassuring :)
Forum: System Security 30 Sep 2016
Replies: 4
Views: 555
Posted By TikkiRo
Fortunately after a cautious restart today with...

Fortunately after a cautious restart today with only my main drive attached, all "appears" ok but I'll get those programs running & just make absolutely sure before I access my bank etc.

Thanks...
Forum: System Security 29 Sep 2016
Replies: 4
Views: 555
Posted By TikkiRo
HELP - possible hack/ransomware concern

Ok - so despite my knowledge of never to click links in suspicious emails - that's just what I stupidly did today, The email was supposedly from Yodel about a missed delivery & ironically I...
Forum: Music, Pictures & Video 17 Feb 2016
Replies: 0
Views: 951
Posted By TikkiRo
Playlists not showing in WMP after Win 10-Win 7 reversion

I was using WMP in Windows 10 quite happily with my 5 playlists showing up ok, but since I reverted back to Win 7 (thankfully!) WMP refuses to show the playlists despite them being in the right...
Forum: Sound & Audio 19 Nov 2015
Replies: 10
Views: 1,619
Posted By TikkiRo
So I've reseated the RAM, and checked other...

So I've reseated the RAM, and checked other possible programs for auto-updates but nothing outside of Windows own plus the likes of BitDefender and Dropbox. I can't even find anything unusual...
Forum: Sound & Audio 18 Nov 2015
Replies: 10
Views: 1,619
Posted By TikkiRo
Thanks so much for that Callender - thought you...

Thanks so much for that Callender - thought you might have cracked it but no - sadly nothing shows up at all in the list for 22:37 daily. Plus I figure perhaps it's not a Windows issue in the sense...
Forum: Sound & Audio 17 Nov 2015
Replies: 10
Views: 1,619
Posted By TikkiRo
Appreciate the suggestion, but unsure why a RAM...

Appreciate the suggestion, but unsure why a RAM issue would cause a 30-sec "alarm" at exactly 22:37 each night? It's definitely the strangest thing I've had happen to my self-built machine in its 3...
Forum: Sound & Audio 16 Nov 2015
Replies: 10
Views: 1,619
Posted By TikkiRo
It's defo from the case as it keeps on going...

It's defo from the case as it keeps on going despite speakers being turned off :(
Forum: Sound & Audio 16 Nov 2015
Replies: 10
Views: 1,619
Posted By TikkiRo
Strange daily 'alarm' noise from PC

Windows 7 x64 fully updated (but obviously not up to Win 10!)

I'm at a total loss (never hard!) as to what's perpetrating this problem. Over the past week or so, my PC is making the noise...
Forum: Software 19 Jul 2015
Replies: 1
Views: 677
Posted By TikkiRo
Best program to catalogue drive folders?

I'm struggling to find a free program that will provide me with a simple catalogue of each of my 3 disks & their partitions. I want to ensure that should anything ever happen to a partition (say by...
Forum: Microsoft Office 17 Jul 2015
Replies: 5
Views: 2,734
Posted By TikkiRo
THanks SO much for taking the time to help me...

THanks SO much for taking the time to help me out. Didn't have SysREstore I've tried a couple of different uninstallers which haven't helped either & now I'm getting other errors popping up - can't...
Forum: Microsoft Office 15 Jul 2015
Replies: 5
Views: 2,734
Posted By TikkiRo
How to fix a possible registry error in Outlook 2010?

Ok before I start, I know I did the stupid - OK - but now I'm trying to figure out whether my stupid is something easily fixed or something I'll have to work harder to get sorted.

Basically I...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 12 Dec 2014
Replies: 2
Views: 1,643
Posted By TikkiRo
Thanks SO much for that info - doubt I'd have...

Thanks SO much for that info - doubt I'd have found it anywhere easy on my own, so you've saved me hours of stressing over it. Appreciate your time & support on the site :)
Forum: Hardware & Devices 11 Dec 2014
Replies: 2
Views: 1,643
Posted By TikkiRo
Win 7x64 can't run device troubleshooter

I think this problem possibly only began after a recent Win 7 update, but not sure. I've always had to run the Troubleshooter for certain devices (mob phone, kindle, camera etc) since upgrading to...
Forum: General Discussion 20 Aug 2014
Replies: 8
Views: 2,122
Posted By TikkiRo
Thanks SO much Gator - all I was after TBH. ...

Thanks SO much Gator - all I was after TBH. Appreciate you taking time (& patience) to respond with some sensible help. Apologies too - seem to have lost my SoH just lately - should keep my own...
Forum: General Discussion 20 Aug 2014
Replies: 8
Views: 2,122
Posted By TikkiRo
MY apologies - I thought this was (& used to be)...

MY apologies - I thought this was (& used to be) somewhere to get a sensible answer to any question - just because I maybe want to do this differently to many others, doesn't call for such responses...
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