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Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 22 Hours Ago
Replies: 4
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Posted By townsbg
Try this to do an update cleanup which ccleaner...

Try this to do an update cleanup which ccleaner will do. Note that once you do this you won't be able to uninstall the updates. Winsxs Folder...
Forum: General Discussion 1 Day Ago
Replies: 9
Views: 961
Posted By townsbg
NO. For one thing the prices I've read...

NO. For one thing the prices I've read $50/$100/$200 is for those businesses with money to spend on a multi volume license and have a few computers that for some unforeseeable reason they can't put...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 3 Days Ago
Replies: 3
Views: 192
Posted By townsbg
The official language is English.

The official language is English.
Forum: Microsoft Office 3 Days Ago
Replies: 6
Views: 357
Posted By townsbg
Click on the file tab and then help. There you...

Click on the file tab and then help. There you will be able to see if it is activated.
Forum: General Discussion 3 Days Ago
Replies: 10
Views: 1,045
Posted By townsbg
Try PSR. Using the “secret” Windows 7 Problem...

Try PSR. Using the “secret” Windows 7 Problem Steps Recorder to Create Step by Step Screenshot Documents – Pat Altimore's Blog...
Forum: Microsoft Office 3 Days Ago
Replies: 6
Views: 357
Posted By townsbg
You are probably going to have to reset windows...

You are probably going to have to reset windows update. This will erase your update history but the updates will still be there. Script Reset Windows Update Agent...
Forum: Chillout Room 4 Days Ago
Replies: 4
Views: 352
Posted By townsbg
It might help to know the type of phone. iPhone,...

It might help to know the type of phone. iPhone, Andriod, Window, etc.
Forum: Browsers & Mail 5 Days Ago
Replies: 1
Views: 314
Posted By townsbg
Use the Profile Manager to create and remove...

Use the Profile Manager to create and remove Firefox profiles | Firefox Help (https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/profile-manager-create-and-remove-firefox-profiles)
Forum: Graphic Cards 5 Days Ago
Replies: 2
Views: 378
Posted By townsbg
Right click on your desktop and select screen...

Right click on your desktop and select screen resolution. Then there is a drop down box beside multiple displays. Click on that drop down and "select show desktop only on" and then either 1 or 2,...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 6 Days Ago
Replies: 8
Views: 494
Posted By townsbg
If XP is maxing you out you might try decreasing...

If XP is maxing you out you might try decreasing how much you give it.
Forum: Software 6 Days Ago
Replies: 3
Views: 654
Posted By townsbg
The forced downgrade is exactly what I'm trying...

The forced downgrade is exactly what I'm trying to avoid. There are a lot of people all up in arms over v8. I'm using the web version now but it's telling me they are stopping support of that as well...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 6 Days Ago
Replies: 8
Views: 494
Posted By townsbg
I agree with Pete. I would watch task manager...

I agree with Pete. I would watch task manager while you perform your regular tasks (internet browsing, email, word processing, etc) or what I call light computer usage. Then look at how much is used...
Forum: System Security 6 Days Ago
Replies: 8
Views: 703
Posted By townsbg
Probably your only recourse is to either find an...

Probably your only recourse is to either find an insecure email that doesn't have builtin location testing or require you to authenticate from another email address or program one of your phone...
Forum: System Security 1 Week Ago
Replies: 8
Views: 703
Posted By townsbg
Unfortunately the way Microsoft and Google are...

Unfortunately the way Microsoft and Google are setup if they don't recognize your login or it is a suspicious login (such as overseas where there are a lot of hackers) they require an alternate form...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 1 Week Ago
Replies: 9
Views: 323
Posted By townsbg
I'm not sure on that.

I'm not sure on that.
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 1 Week Ago
Replies: 9
Views: 323
Posted By townsbg
10 ways to open the Computer Management tool in...

10 ways to open the Computer Management tool in Windows (all versions) | Digital Citizen (https://www.digitalcitizen.life/ways-open-computer-management-windows)
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 1 Week Ago
Replies: 9
Views: 323
Posted By townsbg
I tested and I got the same thing so I think that...

I tested and I got the same thing so I think that m$ designed the interface that way. As long as it looks like mine does you're good. What matters isn't what's selected when you open account type but...
Forum: Software 1 Week Ago
Replies: 3
Views: 654
Posted By townsbg
Stop Forced Skype Upgrade

I've been using Skype 7 for a while now however starting today when I open Skype it closes and I get a message that I have to update. The only options are to update or close. Does anyone know a way...
Forum: Drivers 1 Week Ago
Replies: 10
Views: 506
Posted By townsbg
Windows shouldn't be enabling your webcam unless...

Windows shouldn't be enabling your webcam unless you have related software that is activating it. Try finding that software and either make sure it isn't running on startup, change the settings in...
Forum: General Discussion 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 3
Views: 803
Posted By townsbg
How To Fix Initpki.dll is Missing / Not Found...

How To Fix Initpki.dll is Missing / Not Found Error (https://www.solvusoft.com/en/files/missing-not-found-error/dll/windows/microsoft/msdn-disc-2466/initpki-dll/)
Forum: News 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 34
Views: 3,116
Posted By townsbg
That would be 2008. 2008 R2 is the server version...

That would be 2008. 2008 R2 is the server version of 7. However jan 14, 2020 isn't just the support end date of 7 but also 2008/2008 r2.
Forum: Drivers 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 10
Views: 506
Posted By townsbg
Windows will reinstall drivers when it senses new...

Windows will reinstall drivers when it senses new hardware or after a reboot. If you don't want it functional you should disable it in device manager. I've done that on my computer. It can't be used...
Forum: Installation & Setup 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 5
Views: 269
Posted By townsbg
I've considered going to 8.1 or 2012 R2 when 7...

I've considered going to 8.1 or 2012 R2 when 7 goes out of support and I am testing both. This question has been posed before. Why do you prefer Windows 7 over Windows 8.1 ?...
Forum: General Discussion 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 7
Views: 1,856
Posted By townsbg
I think that M$ has shown what they are capable...

I think that M$ has shown what they are capable off and that they don't care about consumer's privacy. I don't think that they will change. I wonder how it would be if they where still under Bill...
Forum: Network & Sharing 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 4
Views: 586
Posted By townsbg
Please share. It might help someone else.

Please share. It might help someone else.
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