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Forum: General Discussion 26 Jun 2018
Replies: 14
Views: 5,083
Posted By paulkruger
Ok but still not getting what I am looking for. ...

Ok but still not getting what I am looking for.



Where is the ACTUAL template file stored and can I edit that file NOT how to customize existing template in a folder view? I know all that but...
Forum: General Discussion 25 Jun 2018
Replies: 14
Views: 5,083
Posted By paulkruger
Did that. But those are not set as default for...

Did that. But those are not set as default for all prior and future folders. I'm not certain that actually permanently alters that template so it will always look that way for all present and...
Forum: General Discussion 25 Jun 2018
Replies: 14
Views: 5,083
Posted By paulkruger
Still lost. I want to change the TEMPLATE itself!

This is all well and good but this is all that seems to appear in a search to edit the template.

I know how to apply a template view to folders. But so far I can only select those Microsoft...
Forum: General Discussion 25 Jun 2018
Replies: 14
Views: 5,083
Posted By paulkruger
Im still not getting to where I want to go. If I...

Im still not getting to where I want to go. If I select any of the default templates such as "document" view new folders still show details such as date modified, type, size etc.

I want every...
Forum: General Discussion 30 May 2018
Replies: 14
Views: 5,083
Posted By paulkruger
How can it DELETE BagMRU without also deleting...

How can it DELETE BagMRU without also deleting the setting for number of folders to remember?:confused:
Forum: General Discussion 30 May 2018
Replies: 14
Views: 5,083
Posted By paulkruger
Another question. I looked in the bat file and...

Another question. I looked in the bat file and it deletes BagMRU ! Won't that remove the changes I made to remember more folder settings?
Forum: General Discussion 30 May 2018
Replies: 14
Views: 5,083
Posted By paulkruger
That does not seem to work. Yes I can change but...

That does not seem to work. Yes I can change but the options are two general. I can select, using that method, only pre-set options such as "Documents" "Music" "photos" and so on but the...
Forum: General Discussion 30 May 2018
Replies: 14
Views: 5,083
Posted By paulkruger
Set system wide folder display

I cannot seem to do a good search for what I want to do. I find the usual about setting folder options then saving but that only applies to existing or newly added folders etc.


Is there a hack...
Forum: General Discussion 23 May 2018
Replies: 12
Views: 472
Posted By paulkruger
I have a small stack of external HDD's and always...

I have a small stack of external HDD's and always keep a backup image of main pc's. Since this laptop was new(used) and really just a portable for the occasional trips, I had not yet gotten around to...
Forum: General Discussion 23 May 2018
Replies: 12
Views: 472
Posted By paulkruger
PS not going to mark this as solved just yet...

PS not going to mark this as solved just yet because, while the system is fixed the cause was not SOLVED and someone else may have some info to add to make this more useful to someone else.
Forum: General Discussion 23 May 2018
Replies: 12
Views: 472
Posted By paulkruger
Thanks. I used herdprotect some time ago and...

Thanks. I used herdprotect some time ago and totally forgot about it.


After a couple of attempts I was able to get a restore point to work and all is back to normal.
Neither Malwarebytes or...
Forum: General Discussion 22 May 2018
Replies: 12
Views: 472
Posted By paulkruger
Will try those. It is a new(2me) refurbished so...

Will try those. It is a new(2me) refurbished so really not much installed yet. I run Avast all the time and normally have the suggested programs installed on other machines so will put those on the...
Forum: General Discussion 22 May 2018
Replies: 12
Views: 472
Posted By paulkruger
I will try that but why would a messed up...

I will try that but why would a messed up association for .exe only affect only some but not all executable's?



And don't the same associations hold in safe mode as well? Those programs will...
Forum: General Discussion 22 May 2018
Replies: 12
Views: 472
Posted By paulkruger
Not sure i understand question, did you mean what...

Not sure i understand question, did you mean what or when? Scanned last night did a full scan with microsofts malware tool
Forum: General Discussion 21 May 2018
Replies: 12
Views: 472
Posted By paulkruger
File not found when trying launch program

Laptop started refusing to run programs. If I click short cut or directly on the executable of some programs win 7 gives error that the file cannot be found. I can see it! I clicked it! It is...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 18 Jan 2018
Replies: 4
Views: 706
Posted By paulkruger
UPDATE. Decided to take a nap before I exploded...

UPDATE. Decided to take a nap before I exploded trying to deal with MS. Decided to try one more thing...clicked the activation link that never worked before and VOILA it activated and said it was...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 18 Jan 2018
Replies: 4
Views: 706
Posted By paulkruger
Windows 7 not genuine. Cannot get MS help.

Right now I could spit so mad at MS. The error "Build 7601 Windows not genuine" appeared yesterday. The first thing I did was the online form but it said my key was not valid....after over a hear...
Forum: Sound & Audio 25 Nov 2017
Replies: 1
Views: 1,356
Posted By paulkruger
Win7 audio ceased to work, cannot install driver.

http://www.paulkruger.us/images/audio.jpghttp://Windows audio stopped working. Unable to re-install any working driver because of the "unsigned" driver issue. MoBo is Formosa and there are no...
Forum: General Discussion 25 Nov 2017
Replies: 12
Views: 2,328
Posted By paulkruger
Never expect that. MS went too dark on 10 with...

Never expect that. MS went too dark on 10 with built in spyware and no control over updates etc. I will stick with 7 even after support ends or migrate to Linux but will NEVER use 10...it already...
Forum: Installation & Setup 03 Jul 2017
Replies: 5
Views: 1,587
Posted By paulkruger
I got dual boot to work as explained above but...

I got dual boot to work as explained above but decided it would be a waste of time to keep both versions. I used msconfig / boot and set the Ultimate as default, 10 second delay and deleted the old...
Forum: Customization 03 Jul 2017
Replies: 2
Views: 2,569
Posted By paulkruger
I fixed it by making a copy of the DLL's to my...

I fixed it by making a copy of the DLL's to my program files folder. To save space on SDD I created on my disk drive a partition for installs of new programs and changed the default in registry to...
Forum: Customization 02 Jul 2017
Replies: 2
Views: 2,569
Posted By paulkruger
PREVIEW missing context menu.

I just installed Win 7 Ultimate on a machine that had Win 7 home so I could use more ram.

One feature I always had is missing? The right context menu used to have PREVIEW which opened the image...
Forum: Installation & Setup 02 Jul 2017
Replies: 5
Views: 1,587
Posted By paulkruger
Follow up partially solved.

I did the install of Ultimate but had no simple option to choose which OS to use on boot. Had to go to boot menu choose the specific drive etc.

I decided to experiment since I was not that...
Forum: Software 02 Jul 2017
Replies: 0
Views: 826
Posted By paulkruger
Relocating programs to different drive.

I found other threads on this subject but they were VERY old and suggested a new post. Seems logical since some stuff may have changed.

I normally just choose my preferred location when installing...
Forum: Installation & Setup 01 Jul 2017
Replies: 5
Views: 1,587
Posted By paulkruger
Set up a dual boot menu on start?

I have a system Win 7 Home. Needed to upgrade ram so had to install Ultimate. But put that on separate SSD drive leaving original 7 Home intact just in case.

System always boots to 7 Home. Cannot...
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