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Forum: Hardware & Devices 15 Feb 2018
Replies: 16
Views: 966
Posted By Itundic
Here's what I got from CleanDrive. Firstly,...

Here's what I got from CleanDrive.

Firstly, I disconnected my mains-powered hub from my laptop and the cable from each used USB socket on the hub, plus the flashdrive on one of the laptop USBs,...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 13 Feb 2018
Replies: 16
Views: 966
Posted By Itundic
I'm sorry, too, for the late reply. You think...

I'm sorry, too, for the late reply. You think you've found the time to devote to something, then suddenly everything else crops up. Excuses, I know.

Thanks for the DriveCleanup prog. I've...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 07 Feb 2018
Replies: 16
Views: 966
Posted By Itundic
Neither of the progs have changed the printer...

Neither of the progs have changed the printer assigned to them, unfortunately. I wish it was that simple.

I've PMed you my email. Thanks in advance for the prog. I'll give it a go.
Forum: Hardware & Devices 07 Feb 2018
Replies: 16
Views: 966
Posted By Itundic
You're probably right about not being logged-in...

You're probably right about not being logged-in as an admin. Too lazy to type the password each time, I'm afraid.

I've cleared the Print Spooler Queue, using "Option 2", where I found eight...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 07 Feb 2018
Replies: 16
Views: 966
Posted By Itundic
I'm logged-in as the Administrator by default,...

I'm logged-in as the Administrator by default, but the problem arose, in-spite of this.

And I've just created a new account, but the problem is identical to that on my main account.

Sorry, I...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 07 Feb 2018
Replies: 16
Views: 966
Posted By Itundic
Hi, Thanks, but I'd prefer to fix this...

Hi,

Thanks, but I'd prefer to fix this printer, rather than ditch it. It is incredibly cheap to use and suits my needs.

I've checked the driver in previous years, but it has always been up to...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 06 Feb 2018
Replies: 16
Views: 966
Posted By Itundic
Can print from 3rd-party "exe" print utility; not from LibreOffice etc

Hi,

I don't know why, but nothing I send to my printer, will print. Not even show up in "document(s) in queue".

It's an ancient printer - an Epson Stylus Color 680/777 - but it hasn't given me...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 07 Dec 2015
Replies: 2
Views: 688
Posted By Itundic
http://i.imgur.com/uFYL7iW.jpg ...

http://i.imgur.com/uFYL7iW.jpg http://i.imgur.com/UKrxGiD.jpg

http://i.imgur.com/JrQeqvp.jpg http://i.imgur.com/op5WnI8.jpg
Forum: Hardware & Devices 07 Dec 2015
Replies: 2
Views: 688
Posted By Itundic
Quick ques (hopefully) - latest Corsair RAM work in 1st gen i3 laptop?

My laptop is a 1st gen i3-350M "Arrandale" (2011, I think) with 2 slots - currently 3 GB.

Would this be OK, as an upgrade?:

http://i.imgur.com/S41B3fU.jpg

It might be overkill, but it won't...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 24 Nov 2015
Replies: 3
Views: 919
Posted By Itundic
Sorry, I've found the site. I'll give the...

Sorry, I've found the site.

I'll give the name, if anyone's interested.
Forum: Hardware & Devices 23 Nov 2015
Replies: 3
Views: 919
Posted By Itundic
Printer forum for resetting Canon/Epson cartridges & ink refilling?

Hi,

Does anyone know the name of the 'printer' forum, specific to Canon and Epson as I recall, that deals a lot with resetting cartridge chips and manually refilling the cartridges? I used it a...
Forum: General Discussion 21 Aug 2015
Replies: 3
Views: 1,125
Posted By Itundic
How to switch off laptop screen & password protect switch on again?

Is it possible to switch off a laptop screen - laptop runs Windows 7 - and prevent it being switched on again, without inputting a password?

I need to keep the laptop running, therefore I can't...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 29 Apr 2015
Replies: 21
Views: 9,647
Posted By Itundic
Sorry, I had to go to bed. With 10...

Sorry, I had to go to bed.

With 10 windows/tabs:

357678

Performance:

357679
Forum: Browsers & Mail 28 Apr 2015
Replies: 21
Views: 9,647
Posted By Itundic
Avast seems to be fine, as far as I can tell. ...

Avast seems to be fine, as far as I can tell.

Without Chrome, this is Avast:

357641

With a single Chrome window and 10 tabs on 10 different sites:

357642
Forum: Browsers & Mail 28 Apr 2015
Replies: 21
Views: 9,647
Posted By Itundic
I guess everyone's right - it is a normal part of...

I guess everyone's right - it is a normal part of Chrome's operation. More RAM is in order then, though all the other processes I have running in Windows probably don't help.

With just one Chrome...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 27 Apr 2015
Replies: 21
Views: 9,647
Posted By Itundic
I genuinely only had one Chrome window with one...

I genuinely only had one Chrome window with one tab open, but 12 processes in Task Manager.

I've opened Chrome again and Task Manager displays 11 "chrome.exe *32" processes this time.
8...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 26 Apr 2015
Replies: 21
Views: 9,647
Posted By Itundic
I have Avast Free Antivirus 2015 and the...

I have Avast Free Antivirus 2015 and the bog-standard Windows 7 firewall, I'm afraid. Plus Malwarebytes Anti-exploit free and Zemana AntiLogger.

# AdwCleaner v4.202 - Logfile created 26/04/2015...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 25 Apr 2015
Replies: 21
Views: 9,647
Posted By Itundic
Sorry for the delay - I've been running complete...

Sorry for the delay - I've been running complete scans for as many of the progs as possible.

I've had these Chrome extensions for 1,2 or 3 years without any problems:

Avast Online Security...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 24 Apr 2015
Replies: 21
Views: 9,647
Posted By Itundic
1 Chrome window (1 tab), but 12 "chrome.exe *32" in Task Manager!

When I launch Chrome, I find 10 to 12 "chrome.exe *32" processes running in the background and the laptop can get pretty slow.

Chrome regularly displays "Not responding", as the laptop struggles...
Forum: Software 23 Apr 2015
Replies: 108
Views: 13,314
Posted By Itundic
Well, after all this, there's a new version of...

Well, after all this, there's a new version of CCleaner (standard) (5.05.5176) and it's installed from the Downloads folder without a hitch.

Whatever Piriforn has done appears to have worked, as I...
Forum: Software 21 Apr 2015
Replies: 108
Views: 13,314
Posted By Itundic
Microsoft Visual C++ 2008 SP1 Redistributable...

Microsoft Visual C++ 2008 SP1 Redistributable Package (x64)
https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=2092
4.846 MB
This was a new one.

Microsoft Visual Studio 2008 Service Pack...
Forum: Software 21 Apr 2015
Replies: 108
Views: 13,314
Posted By Itundic
Which one? Microsoft Visual C++ 2008 Service...

Which one?

Microsoft Visual C++ 2008 Service Pack 1 Redistributable Package MFC Security Update

357000

I can't make head nor tail of the KB article and Security Bulletin. Sorry.
Forum: Software 21 Apr 2015
Replies: 108
Views: 13,314
Posted By Itundic
I spoke too soon. I now can't install CCleaner...

I spoke too soon. I now can't install CCleaner standard, even without the EagleGet extension in Chrome. It doesn't seem to matter which browser I use either - fresh downloads of the ccsetup504.exe...
Forum: Software 20 Apr 2015
Replies: 108
Views: 13,314
Posted By Itundic
Re: Homegroup. I simply left the Homegroup,...

Re: Homegroup.

I simply left the Homegroup, as far as "3." Don't know if I want to remove it, though!

Re: alternative solution.

I was just about to update my post, but you beat me to a...
Forum: Software 20 Apr 2015
Replies: 108
Views: 13,314
Posted By Itundic
Does this look correct? 356879

Does this look correct?

356879
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