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Forum: Customization 28 May 2018
Replies: 24
Views: 61,771
Posted By Ex_Brit
Just to close out this topic with an updated...

Just to close out this topic with an updated answer (that works using 7+ Taskbar Tweaker):
Taskbar Thumbnail Previews - Enable or Disable - Windows 7 Help Forums...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 09 May 2018
Replies: 6
Views: 6,892
Posted By Ex_Brit
OK, thanks for that explanation which clears my...

OK, thanks for that explanation which clears my curiosity, and yes I already checked your .bat ;-).
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 09 May 2018
Replies: 6
Views: 6,892
Posted By Ex_Brit
Another non-urgent question if I may. Belarc...

Another non-urgent question if I may. Belarc Advisor says I'm up-to-date and it's pretty reliable so the aforementioned updates must be installed despite the fact I can't find them in "Installed...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 08 May 2018
Replies: 6
Views: 6,892
Posted By Ex_Brit
Thank you so much, that fixed the Pending issue...

Thank you so much, that fixed the Pending issue like magic.

Thanks again ;-)
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 08 May 2018
Replies: 6
Views: 6,892
Posted By Ex_Brit
KB4099633/KB4103718 Pending in Update History But Are NOT Installed

As the header states, KB4099633 & KB4103718 show pending in Update History but aren't installed and if I try manually doing it it tells me it's already installed.
I've rebooted & run the...
Forum: Tutorials 20 Apr 2018
Replies: 298
Views: 2,343,399
Posted By Ex_Brit
Strange.....I wish I knew what was going on at MS...

Strange.....I wish I knew what was going on at MS as they seem to be slipping badly in recent years. at least in the apology department.
Thanks :)
Forum: Tutorials 20 Apr 2018
Replies: 298
Views: 2,343,399
Posted By Ex_Brit
The Windows Update Troubleshooter does, I assume....

The Windows Update Troubleshooter does, I assume. basically the same thing as these reset bats? As none helped. The latest KB4083118 keeps wanting to install and nothing fixes it except simply...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 18 Apr 2018
Replies: 3
Views: 2,960
Posted By Ex_Brit
Thanks and yes, that seems the only solution.

Thanks and yes, that seems the only solution.
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 18 Apr 2018
Replies: 3
Views: 2,960
Posted By Ex_Brit
April 10, 2018—KB4093118 (Monthly Rollup) Keeps On Popping Up

April 10, 2018—KB4093118 (Monthly Rollup) has been installed now 6 times and still I am being offered the same update over & over again, what is going on?
This has happened before if I recall...
Forum: General Discussion 07 Jan 2018
Replies: 7
Views: 642
Posted By Ex_Brit
Your disc is probably Win 7 without SP1 so it...

Your disc is probably Win 7 without SP1 so it gives that error about being newer.
I can email you a link to my Cloud-stored Win 7 w/SP1 ( I only have Home Premium x86 and Ultimate x86 & x64, use...
Forum: News 05 Dec 2017
Replies: 51
Views: 11,070
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 13 Nov 2017
Replies: 6
Views: 1,275
Posted By Ex_Brit
OK good luck ;-)

OK good luck ;-)
Forum: Software 13 Nov 2017
Replies: 6
Views: 1,275
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 13 Nov 2017
Replies: 6
Views: 1,275
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: 1,798
Views: 1,322,692
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: 734
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: 734
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: 1,798
Views: 1,322,692
Posted By Ex_Brit
OK I paged him.

OK I paged him.
Forum: Tutorials 31 Aug 2016
Replies: 1,798
Views: 1,322,692
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: 1,798
Views: 1,322,692
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: 1,798
Views: 1,322,692
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: 1,798
Views: 1,322,692
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: 584
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: 1,112
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: 1,623
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...
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