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Forum: Network & Sharing 16 Feb 2013
Replies: 4
Views: 1,652
Posted By dubina
Thanks, Golden

Yes, I was confused. The update thing was hung for some reason and because I had no Internet access, I thought it might be hung because of that.

I shutdown, powered back up, and now things seem...
Forum: Network & Sharing 16 Feb 2013
Replies: 4
Views: 1,652
Posted By dubina
How did you check for updates in the first place?

I don't. They accumulate somehow while I am logged on to the Internet. When I shutdown (usually because my PC is running slow or locked up), the last thing Windows does before it goes belly up is...
Forum: Network & Sharing 16 Feb 2013
Replies: 4
Views: 1,652
Posted By dubina
Installing updates (1 of 9) but no Internet connection

Windows tells me not to unplug or power off machine. But I think I have no internet connection, so how can Windows install 9 updates?

In "Wireless Network Connection Status" I saw:

IPV4...
Forum: Network & Sharing 06 Apr 2012
Replies: 17
Views: 9,790
Posted By dubina
CHEV65, I unplugged the PC when I took out...

CHEV65,

I unplugged the PC when I took out the PCI card and then put it back in. I also pushed the start button when the power was off. That had no effect that I could see.

I am not sure if...
Forum: Network & Sharing 06 Apr 2012
Replies: 17
Views: 9,790
Posted By dubina
Hi again, CHEV65, The PC is not a laptop. ...

Hi again, CHEV65,

The PC is not a laptop. Does that mean it has no battery? How might I clear the CMOS?

If Windows wants me to remove the "old" driver before I manually install the "new"...
Forum: Network & Sharing 06 Apr 2012
Replies: 17
Views: 9,790
Posted By dubina
Let me bump this thread with another post....

Let me bump this thread with another post....
Forum: Network & Sharing 05 Apr 2012
Replies: 17
Views: 9,790
Posted By dubina
I removed, restarted, stopped and then replaced...

I removed, restarted, stopped and then replaced the adapter card. Restarted PC but had the same result as before.

re: does Windows see the adapter in device manager? Maybe. I'm not sure. Under...
Forum: Network & Sharing 31 Mar 2012
Replies: 17
Views: 9,790
Posted By dubina
I guess my next move is to pull out the PCI card...

I guess my next move is to pull out the PCI card and then put it back.

I will check back to tell you what happened.
Forum: Network & Sharing 31 Mar 2012
Replies: 17
Views: 9,790
Posted By dubina
"If the pc with the Linksys adapter isn't showing...

"If the pc with the Linksys adapter isn't showing the adapter in Device Manager than that means it isn't installed and driver compatibility is the issue there. Download the driver to usb using wired...
Forum: Network & Sharing 30 Mar 2012
Replies: 17
Views: 9,790
Posted By dubina
Under Network and Sharing Center, in the left...

Under Network and Sharing Center, in the left panel, I see Control Panel Home, under that, Change Adapter Settings, uder that, Change Advanded Sharing Settings.

If I click on Control Panel Home,...
Forum: Network & Sharing 30 Mar 2012
Replies: 17
Views: 9,790
Posted By dubina
"Have you tried going into the network and...

"Have you tried going into the network and sharing center then to manage wireless connections and typing in your wireless set up there? You should try using WPA2 with AES for security if you aren't...
Forum: Network & Sharing 30 Mar 2012
Replies: 17
Views: 9,790
Posted By dubina
Am I right about the compatibility issue? In...

Am I right about the compatibility issue? In which case, the problem is most likely caused by something else? Or might the adapter still be the culprit?
Forum: Network & Sharing 27 Mar 2012
Replies: 17
Views: 9,790
Posted By dubina
If is is the card you have (soz you don't state...

If is is the card you have (soz you don't state the exact model)
Linksys WMP54G (http://www.linksysbycisco.com/LATAM/en/support/WMP54G/download)

Yes, that's the one....

then it might be...
Forum: Network & Sharing 27 Mar 2012
Replies: 17
Views: 9,790
Posted By dubina
Wireless Network not found

I have two PCs sitting side by side. They are both served by the same Linksys wireless router. One has a Linksys internal wireless adapter that does not recognize the wireless signal that the PC next...
Forum: Network & Sharing 27 Mar 2012
Replies: 49
Views: 15,487
Posted By dubina
Wireless Network Missing

I have two PCs sitting side by side. They are both served by the same Linksys wireless router. One has a Linksys internal wireless adapter that does not recognize the wireless signal that the PC...
Forum: General Discussion 21 Feb 2011
Replies: 24
Views: 18,973
Posted By dubina
Brink, that was the answer I hoped to get. ...

Brink, that was the answer I hoped to get.

Now I will think twice before I try to install Dragon again.

By the way, the "administrator" icon is gone again. Is there any reason for me to...
Forum: General Discussion 21 Feb 2011
Replies: 24
Views: 18,973
Posted By dubina
Brink, I followed your instructions to...

Brink,

I followed your instructions to "restore". First, I restored to a point prior my installation of Dragon Naturally Speaking. I was glad to find that very specific restore point.

After...
Forum: General Discussion 20 Feb 2011
Replies: 24
Views: 18,973
Posted By dubina
Brink, OK, I enabled the Administrator...

Brink,

OK, I enabled the Administrator account, logged out and restarted in normal mode.

Saw new Administrator icon and logged in.

Then I saw an opportunity to change / reestablish my old...
Forum: General Discussion 20 Feb 2011
Replies: 24
Views: 18,973
Posted By dubina
Brink, sorry for the confusion. I haven't seen an...

Brink, sorry for the confusion. I haven't seen an administrator's account (named as such) on the new PC or the old XP for years. I thought (a) I was the administrator, (b) my (named) account was the...
Forum: General Discussion 20 Feb 2011
Replies: 24
Views: 18,973
Posted By dubina
Following the tutorial, but more failure and confusion

How to Enable or Disable the Windows 7 Built-in Administrator Account

(Using OPTION TWO)

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Through an Elevated...
Forum: General Discussion 19 Feb 2011
Replies: 24
Views: 18,973
Posted By dubina
Brink, let me parse your question and tell you...

Brink, let me parse your question and tell you what happened:

"After you enabled the built-in Administrator account while in Safe Mode" ...

I assume you mean "After you opened in Safe Mode,...
Forum: General Discussion 19 Feb 2011
Replies: 24
Views: 18,973
Posted By dubina
I went into safe mode and (I think) got into a...

I went into safe mode and (I think) got into a default administrator situation. Then, when I tried to mess around with the old administrator status/password/name/etc. it kept asking me for the old...
Forum: General Discussion 19 Feb 2011
Replies: 24
Views: 18,973
Posted By dubina
Brink, another question: Once I recover...

Brink, another question:

Once I recover administator status, what will happen if I try to set up Dragon again? In other words, do installs that corrupt user profiles tend to be specific to those...
Forum: General Discussion 19 Feb 2011
Replies: 24
Views: 18,973
Posted By dubina
Repair disc question

Hi Shawn,

I tried to create a system repair disc (gave a shot and was somehow defeated). Any chance you have to be an administrator to do that?

Also, what will happen to my files (created or...
Forum: General Discussion 19 Feb 2011
Replies: 24
Views: 18,973
Posted By dubina
Backup images?

Etune,

Not sure. I have an external hard drive that backs me up once a week. I saw something that said I could make a restore disc (didn't get one with the PC purchase from HP), but somehow...
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