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Forum: News 1 Week Ago
Replies: 48
Views: 3,274
Posted By Ex_Brit
Just noticed the issue this morning. Thanks Sky...

Just noticed the issue this morning.
Thanks Sky Ranch, your suggestion fixed it for me.
Strange, I haven't seen that happen before, I simply could not even open Windows Update - just a blank window...
Forum: Software 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 6
Views: 459
Posted By Ex_Brit
OK good luck ;-)

OK good luck ;-)
Forum: Software 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 6
Views: 459
Posted By Ex_Brit
This also may help: Default File Type...

This also may help: Default File Type Associations - Restore - Windows 7 Help Forums (https://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials/19449-default-file-type-associations-restore.html)
Also check for...
Forum: Software 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 6
Views: 459
Posted By Ex_Brit
The 1 at the end signifies that it's a duplicate...

The 1 at the end signifies that it's a duplicate of something already there or that was already there at some point. I would uninstall it or otherwise delete any entries pertaining to it.
Have you...
Forum: Tutorials 17 Sep 2016
Replies: 1,785
Views: 1,254,218
Posted By Ex_Brit
Hello kewl1, I do them manually, not trusting...

Hello kewl1,
I do them manually, not trusting any kind of "cleaner" and/or "optimizer". They are all basically registry cleaners and as such will eventual;ly clean vital files and render your...
Forum: Backup and Restore 03 Sep 2016
Replies: 3
Views: 600
Posted By Ex_Brit
LOL, thanks folks, will do some more reading and...

LOL, thanks folks, will do some more reading and research. Just hadn't seen it before for some unknown reason.
Forum: Backup and Restore 03 Sep 2016
Replies: 3
Views: 600
Posted By Ex_Brit
Need Help Identifying Strange New Hidden Partitions Appearing In DM

Sorry if this is in the wrong section, wasn't sure where to put it. I multi-boot C: (Win 7), L: (Win 10) and N: (another Win 10) - all internal drives. T and up are on an external drive.
Look...
Forum: Tutorials 31 Aug 2016
Replies: 1,785
Views: 1,254,218
Posted By Ex_Brit
OK I paged him.

OK I paged him.
Forum: Tutorials 31 Aug 2016
Replies: 1,785
Views: 1,254,218
Posted By Ex_Brit
He has posted in this thread too, he will no...

He has posted in this thread too, he will no doubt answer soon.
I've installed it on 7, 8, 8.1 and 10
But forgot which Tute I used for 7, sorry.
Forum: Tutorials 31 Aug 2016
Replies: 1,785
Views: 1,254,218
Posted By Ex_Brit
Endeavour is the person to answer your questions.

Endeavour is the person to answer your questions.
Forum: Tutorials 31 Aug 2016
Replies: 1,785
Views: 1,254,218
Posted By Ex_Brit
Poppa Bears downloads are incomplete I believe as...

Poppa Bears downloads are incomplete I believe as they are so old.
Forum: Tutorials 31 Aug 2016
Replies: 1,785
Views: 1,254,218
Posted By Ex_Brit
I go by this for all my OS's: How to use Winmail...

I go by this for all my OS's: How to use Winmail on Windows 8. (http://www.eightforums.com/browsers-mail/3698-how-use-winmail-windows-8-a.html#post91690)
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 19 Aug 2016
Replies: 2
Views: 513
Posted By Ex_Brit
Format and reinstall the entire system. When it...

Format and reinstall the entire system. When it comers to the time, disable any antivirus for the duration of the SP1 installation just in case.
It may be easier to create a complete Windows 7 Pro...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 01 Jul 2016
Replies: 4
Views: 953
Posted By Ex_Brit
Whatever the log jam was it's OK now, WU works as...

Whatever the log jam was it's OK now, WU works as it should.
Forum: Backup and Restore 01 Jul 2016
Replies: 16
Views: 1,302
Posted By Ex_Brit
All is well in Paradise. But first I ran the reg...

All is well in Paradise. But first I ran the reg file that blocks any Win 10 auto-upgrade....just in case.
Perhaps I should have gone with the original installation that I thought was broken, using...
Forum: Backup and Restore 01 Jul 2016
Replies: 16
Views: 1,302
Posted By Ex_Brit
Ah, thanks for that last link.......we shall see...

Ah, thanks for that last link.......we shall see how that helps.
It's going to take me weeks to get back to where I was, software-wise as I am going from memory regarding what I had installed......!...
Forum: Backup and Restore 30 Jun 2016
Replies: 16
Views: 1,302
Posted By Ex_Brit
Yes, but have you tried it....as with all those...

Yes, but have you tried it....as with all those types of updates, it starts up by polling for updates....which usually ends up nowhere. However, will give it a try again.
Thanks.
Forum: Backup and Restore 30 Jun 2016
Replies: 16
Views: 1,302
Posted By Ex_Brit
Thanks everyone for the help. Finally got Win 7...

Thanks everyone for the help. Finally got Win 7 Ultimate SP1 installed. The only trouble now is, apart from updating IE to v.11 and an update to the WU Agent itself...not a single update will...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 30 Jun 2016
Replies: 4
Views: 953
Posted By Ex_Brit
Am getting the same and mine is for a fresh...

Am getting the same and mine is for a fresh installation of 7 as I had a problem with mine so have nothing installed yet apart from the IE11 upgrade.
Someone mentioned in another forum that there...
Forum: Backup and Restore 30 Jun 2016
Replies: 16
Views: 1,302
Posted By Ex_Brit
None of the above worked. Had to format and...

None of the above worked. Had to format and clean install.. Thanks for the suggestions.
Forum: Tutorials 29 Jun 2016
Replies: 2,116
Views: 5,750,882
Posted By Ex_Brit
Thanks, but tried & failed ;-(

Thanks, but tried & failed ;-(
Forum: Tutorials 29 Jun 2016
Replies: 2,116
Views: 5,750,882
Posted By Ex_Brit
No they're not. I wondered if there was a way...

No they're not. I wondered if there was a way of retrieving mail from the User's App Data WM folder, that's all.
Acronis has been doing its thing for about an hour now and have no idea how much...
Forum: Tutorials 29 Jun 2016
Replies: 2,116
Views: 5,750,882
Posted By Ex_Brit
Yes I think so but before I do that I'm delving...

Yes I think so but before I do that I'm delving into the C: drive from my Win 10 and backing up docs downloads and suchlike....am wondering if it's possible to back up my emails as well (in Vista...
Forum: Tutorials 29 Jun 2016
Replies: 2,116
Views: 5,750,882
Posted By Ex_Brit
Thanks for answering. That's the problem Shawn....

Thanks for answering. That's the problem Shawn. I can't enter any Safe Mode option, it insists on going into Advanced Repair Options, no matter what I do.
The frustrating thing is that in there the...
Forum: Tutorials 29 Jun 2016
Replies: 2,116
Views: 5,750,882
Posted By Ex_Brit
Is there any way of doing a repair install when...

Is there any way of doing a repair install when one can't access the 7 installation - it keeps going into Advanced Recovery Options only - & System Restore wont work?
I have the DVD all ready to go...
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