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Forum: Hardware & Devices 23 Hours Ago
Replies: 6
Views: 182
Posted By RoWin7
Johnoh-- it worked. I shifted them back and forth...

Johnoh-- it worked. I shifted them back and forth and the letters stuck. I realized the problem happened when I plugged in my external HD for imaging.
Forum: Hardware & Devices 2 Days Ago
Replies: 6
Views: 182
Posted By RoWin7
And it won't do that with E, F, G, which is what...

And it won't do that with E, F, G, which is what I used in Disk Mngmt the first time around?
Forum: Hardware & Devices 2 Days Ago
Replies: 6
Views: 182
Posted By RoWin7
Need drive letters to be consistent

Both of my computers have Drive C and Drive (partition) D.

I have 3 USB sticks. G: is plugged in permanently to this machine, to back up 3 folders nightly through a small backup program.

As my...
Forum: General Discussion 3 Days Ago
Replies: 84
Views: 16,100
Posted By RoWin7
I use Open Office, but it can produce docs if...

I use Open Office, but it can produce docs if needed. And thousands of jpgs, gifs, mp3. My computer club has Linux workshops too, but I would need to retain Windows for online work. I see a lot of...
Forum: General Discussion 3 Days Ago
Replies: 84
Views: 16,100
Posted By RoWin7
I wonder if you could put in 2 HDs, and make some...

I wonder if you could put in 2 HDs, and make some kind of switch for the PSU. or just manually switch the connector from one HD to the other.

I have no experience with Linux. Can it detect the...
Forum: General Discussion 4 Days Ago
Replies: 2
Views: 417
Posted By RoWin7
It also makes all the tabs and text in the...

It also makes all the tabs and text in the taskbar huge, but I guess it's a tradeoff. Saw Brink's link, and the Caption Buttons don't affect the systray on that machine. But on this computer, both...
Forum: General Discussion 4 Days Ago
Replies: 2
Views: 417
Posted By RoWin7
2 small isues on a new installation

--I would like the systray icons a little larger. I thought the size was tied to the Caption Buttons, but I think Classic Shell has broken that connection.

--I'm using Win 7 Classic Theme. When I...
Forum: Installation & Setup 6 Days Ago
Replies: 55
Views: 20,747
Posted By RoWin7
The list i have from the fellow who built my...

The list i have from the fellow who built my computer, has 18 updates. You have only 11.

2952664 (Windows 10 Upgrade preparation)
2976978 (Windows 10 Upgrade preparation)
2977759 (Windows...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 1 Week Ago
Replies: 4
Views: 319
Posted By RoWin7
You can't transfer profiles in Chrome the way you...

You can't transfer profiles in Chrome the way you can with Mozilla products. Chrome profiles carry some kind of file associated with the computer they're installed in. It's really primitive, but I...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 1 Week Ago
Replies: 4
Views: 319
Posted By RoWin7
No. That's about sharing between 2 Chrome...

No. That's about sharing between 2 Chrome versions on the same computer.

The one at the bottom of the page might work, beginning "A simple way to store your userscripts externally"
but this part...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 1 Week Ago
Replies: 4
Views: 319
Posted By RoWin7
Copying TamperMonkey scripts in Chrome

I have Chrome 68 in this computer (HP in my sig.) I've installed Win 7 and Chrome 68 on my other one (Gateway in my sig.) I know Chrome profiles, unlike Firefox profiles, can't just be copied from...
Forum: Chillout Room 1 Week Ago
Replies: 18
Views: 843
Posted By RoWin7
It's so!

It's so!
Forum: Chillout Room 1 Week Ago
Replies: 18
Views: 843
Posted By RoWin7
Chips--how important is it for you to comment on...

Chips--how important is it for you to comment on YT? It's not really a place where you can have a back-and-forth discussion, and I see a lot of people comment just to ridicule the video. Can you...
Forum: Chillout Room 1 Week Ago
Replies: 18
Views: 843
Posted By RoWin7
I was wrongly banned from a different forum, and...

I was wrongly banned from a different forum, and went back in with a new ID and one of my other email addresses. They saw my IP address was the same, and out I went.
Forum: Installation & Setup 1 Week Ago
Replies: 3
Views: 255
Posted By RoWin7
Bingo! Bingo! I've been using Windows 25...

Bingo!
Bingo!

I've been using Windows 25 years, didn't know they shared the font. Duh.:o
Forum: Installation & Setup 1 Week Ago
Replies: 3
Views: 255
Posted By RoWin7
2 small problems in a new re-installation

--I don't know what this is called, so I can't look it up. On my new installation, if a resized window gets near the edge of the screen, it maximizes and makes the window flash for a moment.
...
Forum: Installation & Setup 1 Week Ago
Replies: 10
Views: 378
Posted By RoWin7
It was a clean reinstall. I completely formatted...

It was a clean reinstall. I completely formatted the C drive before starting, (data is on D) and installed from an iso DVD. I don't know why the profile problem showed up after installation, but it's...
Forum: Installation & Setup 1 Week Ago
Replies: 10
Views: 378
Posted By RoWin7
I did it in Group Policies using the Admin...

I did it in Group Policies using the Admin account. I created a new Prize-02, but 2 of the others are still in Explorer. I started deleting them, Win told me I couldn't because they're shared with...
Forum: Installation & Setup 1 Week Ago
Replies: 10
Views: 378
Posted By RoWin7
Was that first line supposed to be a link? ...

Was that first line supposed to be a link?

How would I delete accounts in Group Policy? I don't use that feature very often. I'm willing to delete all accts except Admin acct and start again, as...
Forum: Installation & Setup 1 Week Ago
Replies: 10
Views: 378
Posted By RoWin7
I don't use the Library or those folders. Data...

I don't use the Library or those folders. Data is all on the D partition. Only AppData with all the program user data is in the usual place.

Can't logon "The group policy service failed this...
Forum: Installation & Setup 1 Week Ago
Replies: 10
Views: 378
Posted By RoWin7
Using group policy, can I delete ALL the previous...

Using group policy, can I delete ALL the previous usernames? All my data is on the D partition, so I don't care about losing the "documents" "videos" etc folders, because I don't use them.
Forum: Installation & Setup 1 Week Ago
Replies: 10
Views: 378
Posted By RoWin7
Too many Win7 profiles

I've been setting up the Gateway (Gate in the network) machine in my sig, with Win 7. I had some issues that are too long to explain, but the result is that I had to make a profile 3 times before I...
Forum: Chillout Room 1 Week Ago
Replies: 327
Views: 74,847
Posted By RoWin7
In theory I'm self-employed, but living mostly on...

In theory I'm self-employed, but living mostly on Social Security and having fun.
Forum: Chillout Room 1 Week Ago
Replies: 327
Views: 74,847
Posted By RoWin7
72, and I started learning computers when I was...

72, and I started learning computers when I was 50. There were no PC's when I was in college. But I've surely made up for the time between. I repair and sometimes build my own machines.
Forum: Hardware & Devices 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 6
Views: 324
Posted By RoWin7
Pronounced "ricky-ticky-tahvi." A mongoose. Add...

Pronounced "ricky-ticky-tahvi." A mongoose. Add him/her to the list of mongooses at this forum.;)
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