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Forum: Hardware & Devices 1 Hour Ago
Replies: 5
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Posted By lehnerus2000
Future Reference

For future reference, you should always create a Backup Image, before experimenting with system files, Windows & Driver updates, or in this case, HDD/SSD storage setups. :geek:

There are various...
Forum: General Discussion 1 Hour Ago
Replies: 8
Views: 332
Posted By lehnerus2000
Size

Desktops have lots of empty space and big fans, which allows for more airflow.

Laptops have no empty space and small fans.

Here is a picture of a Lenovo ThinkPad Edge E430 internals:402895
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Forum: General Discussion 2 Hours Ago
Replies: 1
Views: 80
Posted By lehnerus2000
You might be better off asking one of the W10...

You might be better off asking one of the W10 experts on TenForums (https://www.tenforums.com/) for their advice/recommendations. :)
Forum: Software 2 Hours Ago
Replies: 7
Views: 806
Posted By lehnerus2000
As no one else has posted any suggestions, I'll...

As no one else has posted any suggestions, I'll keep using "Duplicate Photo Finder" and mark this thread as "Solved".

Thanks for your input MourningStar. :)
Forum: News 2 Hours Ago
Replies: 4
Views: 114
Posted By lehnerus2000
Agreed. As most of you know I'm not a big...

Agreed.

As most of you know I'm not a big fan of W10, but the auto-save screenshot function is handy ("Win key + Prt Scn").
Forum: General Discussion 2 Hours Ago
Replies: 3
Views: 432
Posted By lehnerus2000
IrfanView

IrfanView is an excellent product.

It's one of the first programs I install after I've installed/reinstalled Windows.

It can also:


Perform batch conversions (file type & resize)
Show...
Forum: General Discussion 1 Day Ago
Replies: 2
Views: 332
Posted By lehnerus2000
Hidden?

Perhaps the file Attributes have been altered (e.g. to "Hidden" or "System").

Tutorial
Hidden Files and Folders - Show or Hide...
Forum: General Discussion 3 Days Ago
Replies: 17
Views: 821
Posted By lehnerus2000
It depends on the Linux Distro. In general, if...

It depends on the Linux Distro.
In general, if you want to dual boot Linux & Windows you will need to edit a Linux config file and/or a Windows Registry key.

Obviously a Live Linux CD/DVD can't...
Forum: General Discussion 3 Days Ago
Replies: 7
Views: 505
Posted By lehnerus2000
Hardware IDs

You are going to have to create a list of the hardware that needs drivers. :geek:
https://www.pcworld.com/article/2089404/how-to-easily-find-drivers-for-unknown-devices-in-windows.html

Follow the...
Forum: General Discussion 3 Days Ago
Replies: 45
Views: 1,821
Posted By lehnerus2000
Don't manually defrag if you are using an SSD. ...

Don't manually defrag if you are using an SSD.

Modern defraggers are supposed to recognise SSDs and not auto-defrag them, but I'm not sure that they stop manual defrags.
Forum: General Discussion 4 Days Ago
Replies: 3
Views: 469
Posted By lehnerus2000
Check Power Options

Have you checked your Power Options?

Try:


Type power into the Start Menu Search Box
Choose "Edit power plan"
Click the "Change advanced power settings" link
Check "Multimedia settings"
Forum: General Discussion 4 Days Ago
Replies: 7
Views: 505
Posted By lehnerus2000
Agreed. :) Remember to copy any driver and...

Agreed. :)

Remember to copy any driver and program installers you may have downloaded.


Also never go to sleep on your keyboard.

Years ago one of our friends fell asleep at our PC with his...
Forum: News 5 Days Ago
Replies: 4
Views: 1,091
Posted By lehnerus2000
Thanks Brink. :)

Thanks Brink. :)
Forum: General Discussion 5 Days Ago
Replies: 9
Views: 387
Posted By lehnerus2000
It was a bit confusing as you said your AV...

It was a bit confusing as you said your AV programs didn't detect anything, but you deleted some files anyway.

Do your AV programs scan for Rootkits?
Do they have a Boot-Time scan option (scan...
Forum: General Discussion 5 Days Ago
Replies: 17
Views: 821
Posted By lehnerus2000
Agreed. :)

Agreed. :)
Forum: General Discussion 6 Days Ago
Replies: 9
Views: 387
Posted By lehnerus2000
Have you checked your system for malware/viruses?

Have you checked your system for malware/viruses?
Forum: General Discussion 1 Week Ago
Replies: 11
Views: 65,008
Posted By lehnerus2000
Backup Images

You should create Backup Images using something like Macrium Reflect Free Edition (https://www.macrium.com/reflectfree), before tinkering with System Files/Settings. :)

Tutorials
Imaging with...
Forum: News 1 Week Ago
Replies: 16
Views: 3,194
Posted By lehnerus2000
I wouldn't "put anything past...

I wouldn't "put anything past (https://www.collinsdictionary.com/dictionary/english/would-not-put-it-past-someone-would-not-put-anything-past-someone)" MS (even criminals are more trustworthy these...
Forum: News 1 Week Ago
Replies: 16
Views: 3,194
Posted By lehnerus2000
Looks like MS is getting ready to "accidentally"...

Looks like MS is getting ready to "accidentally" upgrade more W7 PCs to W10. :sick:
Forum: News 1 Week Ago
Replies: 4
Views: 798
Posted By lehnerus2000
I meant MS would know because of the Telemetry. ...

I meant MS would know because of the Telemetry.

MS wouldn't share the real numbers with any other businesses/organisations.
Forum: News 1 Week Ago
Replies: 4
Views: 798
Posted By lehnerus2000
I'm not sure how we could ever find that data. ...

I'm not sure how we could ever find that data.

MS certainly won't release it.
I'm sure they know because the always-on Telemetry in W10 would have told them. :sick:
Forum: General Discussion 1 Week Ago
Replies: 17
Views: 821
Posted By lehnerus2000
Are you dual booting a Linux Distro?

Are you dual booting a Linux Distro?
Forum: Music, Pictures & Video 1 Week Ago
Replies: 12
Views: 580
Posted By lehnerus2000
Winamp

I use Winamp to play music.

I just tried adding some info to the Copyright field in the ID3v2 tab of the "File Info" window.
It appears in the file Properties window in Windows Explorer.402737
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Forum: General Discussion 1 Week Ago
Replies: 16
Views: 859
Posted By lehnerus2000
I've used Pale Moon since the last half of 2013. ...

I've used Pale Moon since the last half of 2013.
IMO, it does what is required and my "legacy" add-ons still work properly (except DownloadHelper).
Forum: General Discussion 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 6
Views: 327
Posted By lehnerus2000
It could be a "splash screen" for some program...

It could be a "splash screen" for some program you have installed.

One of my programs is supposed to show a "splash screen", but I only occasionally see a flash on the desktop and a button appear...
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