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Forum: General Discussion 8 Hours Ago
Replies: 9
Views: 429
Posted By lehnerus2000
I have FreeCommander installed. The twin...

I have FreeCommander installed.

The twin panes, tabs and mass rename tool are really handy. :-)
Forum: General Discussion 2 Days Ago
Replies: 9
Views: 429
Posted By lehnerus2000
My bad. I got the info years ago from a...

My bad.
I got the info years ago from a different article.
I created a ".reg" file and stored it away for use on new installs.

The code I posted could be copied into Notepad and then saved as a...
Forum: General Discussion 4 Days Ago
Replies: 9
Views: 429
Posted By lehnerus2000
Perhaps "Auto-Folder Discovery" is responsible. ...

Perhaps "Auto-Folder Discovery" is responsible.
I had to change that to prevent WE from changing my Folder Templates when it discovered an image in a folder.

Create a Registry Backup (or better...
Forum: General Discussion 5 Days Ago
Replies: 9
Views: 429
Posted By lehnerus2000
Folder Template

You could try to use the Folder Templates to do this.

Tutorial
Folder View - Apply to Folders (https://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials/11356-folder-view-apply-folders.html)

For example, you...
Forum: News 1 Week Ago
Replies: 12
Views: 629
Posted By lehnerus2000
Whilst that can be true, commercial software does...

Whilst that can be true, commercial software does it, despite the creators being paid up front.

However that wasn't my point.
The point is that any real product and service you pay for, comes...
Forum: News 1 Week Ago
Replies: 12
Views: 629
Posted By lehnerus2000
Agreed. :) Free software doesn't make the...

Agreed. :)

Free software doesn't make the creators any money, so I am willing to accept "caveat emptor".

However, the sooner commercial software companies (Adobe, MS, etc.) are subjected to the...
Forum: News 1 Week Ago
Replies: 12
Views: 629
Posted By lehnerus2000
No regulations are being enacted to punish them...

No regulations are being enacted to punish them for security failures either. :mad:
Forum: News 1 Week Ago
Replies: 12
Views: 2,064
Posted By lehnerus2000
A few weeks ago, I re-imaged my PC using my...

A few weeks ago, I re-imaged my PC using my December 2017 MR Backup Image (i.e. prior to January's updates).

I think that I'm going to have to rely on Backup Images from now on, rather than risk...
Forum: News 1 Week Ago
Replies: 0
Views: 611
Posted By lehnerus2000
Market Share May 2018

Here are the charts from NetMarketShare and StatCounter.

NetMarketShare suggests that W7 & W10 are flat.
StatCounter shows a big increase for W10 increasing and corresponding decrease for W7....
Forum: News 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 12
Views: 2,064
Posted By lehnerus2000
Thanks

Thanks for the confirmation Brds7t7 & Ranger4. :)
Forum: Browsers & Mail 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 10
Views: 945
Posted By lehnerus2000
It may have just been network issues (local or...

It may have just been network issues (local or remote).

Our Internet seems to be plagued with drop-outs, especially if it is hot and/or rainy.
This morning I was getting constant warnings that my...
Forum: News 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 12
Views: 2,064
Posted By lehnerus2000
I thought that IE updates were not included in...

I thought that IE updates were not included in the Security-Only updates.

Is MS now including security updates for all software (apart from .NET & Office)?
Forum: General Discussion 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 15
Views: 2,687
Posted By lehnerus2000
When using USB Drives make sure get get one from...

When using USB Drives make sure get get one from the high speed model/range.
You need to visit the manufacturers website to find out which model has the best performance.

For example, my local...
Forum: General Discussion 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 7
Views: 1,823
Posted By lehnerus2000
My bad. I misinterpreted the program name. :o

My bad.

I misinterpreted the program name. :o
Forum: General Discussion 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 9
Views: 2,254
Posted By lehnerus2000
That's why I prefer the way XP handles deletions.

That's why I prefer the way XP handles deletions.
Forum: Software 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 18
Views: 5,761
Posted By lehnerus2000
Gimp 2.10.0

GIMP v2.10.0 is now available.
https://www.gimp.org/release-notes/gimp-2.10.html

Thanks to Edwin at TenForums for the "heads up". :)
Forum: General Discussion 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 7
Views: 1,823
Posted By lehnerus2000
I know this isn't what you asked, but have you...

I know this isn't what you asked, but have you tried experimenting with the KeepAliveHD Settings?
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Maybe the "Disable writing if user is not active for" option can do what you need.
Forum: General Discussion 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 9
Views: 2,254
Posted By lehnerus2000
Currently I have FreeCommander XE set to behave...

Currently I have FreeCommander XE set to behave the same as Windows Explorer.
The behaviour can be changed using options in "Settings > File/folder operations".

If I change the setting to "Use...
Forum: General Discussion 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 9
Views: 2,254
Posted By lehnerus2000
This is one of the few gripes I have with W7. I...

This is one of the few gripes I have with W7.
I even wrote to Ed Bott about it during the W7 betas.

Just before W7 was released, I was training people on how to use XP and Office.
XP would...
Forum: News 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 7
Views: 846
Posted By lehnerus2000
The Fix is in?

Maybe it's also part of a special deal with the US Government.

In return for moving it's servers back to the US, Facebook won't be punished for the various "accidents" it has been involved in?
...
Forum: Installation & Setup 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 21
Views: 1,047
Posted By lehnerus2000
If you don't mind the always-on Telemetry and you...

If you don't mind the always-on Telemetry and you can stop it from installing dodgy drivers/updates/upgrades, W10 runs smoothly.

I got sick of having to spend hours fixing W10 after...
Forum: Installation & Setup 19 Apr 2018
Replies: 21
Views: 1,047
Posted By lehnerus2000
I thought the original point was to avoid W10 and...

I thought the original point was to avoid W10 and continuing to use W7. :)

OTOH, If you want to play the latest games, you probably have no choice but to run W10. :(
Forum: Installation & Setup 17 Apr 2018
Replies: 21
Views: 1,047
Posted By lehnerus2000
Convert Current W7 Install to VM?

I can't really comment on this as my hardware only supports MBR.
I've never used UEFI.
Also I always use AMD based hardware, so I can't comment on any Intel idiosyncrasies.


When I've installed...
Forum: Installation & Setup 16 Apr 2018
Replies: 21
Views: 1,047
Posted By lehnerus2000
W7 Host & Linux Mint 18.2 Virtual Machine

I have a setup like the one you describe (but I'm using MBR).

I regularly use a LM18.2 VM in VMware Workstation 9 on a W7 Ultimate Host.
I have VMware Tools installed.
The VM is stored on an...
Forum: General Discussion 15 Apr 2018
Replies: 12
Views: 938
Posted By lehnerus2000
Screenshots

Can you take some screenshots of the various issues and warnings? :geek:

There should be a button on your keyboard marked "Prt Scn" or something similar.
This will take a screenshot of your...
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