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Forum: Microsoft Office 18 Dec 2015
Replies: 1
Views: 1,325
Posted By pcraine
How do I preserve Outlook connections, contacts, etc, when upgrading?

My company had an agreement with Microsoft that allowed employees to install the full Office 2013 suite at home for personal use for $10. It was great while it lasted, but we've been informed the...
Forum: Customization 14 Aug 2015
Replies: 27
Views: 67,339
Posted By pcraine
Ah, just found a workaround - it doesn't find...

Ah, just found a workaround - it doesn't find city names, but it does find zip codes.

For example, when I type in "12345" and click the search button, it says "12345, NY" found. (Gee, that would...
Forum: Customization 14 Aug 2015
Replies: 27
Views: 67,339
Posted By pcraine
My weather gadget just stopped working this week,...

My weather gadget just stopped working this week, with the same message about not being able to connect to the service. I did the suggestion in the original post, opened and saved config.xml.

Now...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 26 Aug 2012
Replies: 12
Views: 244,941
Posted By pcraine
I have this problem as well. Win 7 Home Premium...

I have this problem as well. Win 7 Home Premium x64.

So I should delete all the files and folders in SoftwareDistribution? I have 1 gb of files and folders in there. I think I'll copy them first,...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 08 May 2012
Replies: 6
Views: 1,719
Posted By pcraine
The only real way to know for certain is to...

The only real way to know for certain is to measure the old PSU and compare it to the dimensions of the PSU you want to replace it with.

Be mindful of where you get the dimensions of the new PSU,...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 30 Apr 2012
Replies: 6
Views: 2,696
Posted By pcraine
Thanks for your replies. I bought a Corsair...

Thanks for your replies. I bought a Corsair TX650M, spent the day replacing the psu, the motherboard (lots of bent cpu socket pins, because I'm an idiot) and a new cpu cooler, and the system is...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 30 Apr 2012
Replies: 6
Views: 8,214
Posted By pcraine
I just want to close this out to help anyone else...

I just want to close this out to help anyone else with the same issues...

There were many bent pins in the cpu socket, no doubt due to my clumsy handling. (I'd removed the heatsink to clean it,...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 23 Apr 2012
Replies: 6
Views: 2,696
Posted By pcraine
Thanks for the response. Yes, I did hold the...

Thanks for the response.

Yes, I did hold the power button down. I just kind of assumed I'd see or hear something to tell me the PSU was bad.

After I posted my message I tried a few more times,...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 22 Apr 2012
Replies: 6
Views: 2,696
Posted By pcraine
Bad PSU, or bad PSU tester?

When I turn my computer on, the light and fans in the PSU come on, and an LED on the motherboard comes on (the +5 V Standby Power Indicator LED), but nothing else happens.

So I bought a Coolmax...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 03 Apr 2012
Replies: 6
Views: 8,214
Posted By pcraine
Tips for replacing motherboard with same model

After a clumsy cleaning job on my part, my computer refused to POST. I did a lot of memory swapping and found the problem only occurred when memory was in either of the B channel slots, so now I'm...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 06 Mar 2012
Replies: 17
Views: 12,642
Posted By pcraine
gcd - I believe I understand what you're looking...

gcd - I believe I understand what you're looking for.

Internet Explorer used to allow you to add a search engine by typing "TEST" into a web site's search field and then use the resulting URL as...
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