Windows 7 Forums

Showing results 1 to 25 of 350
Search took 0.05 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: lehnerus2000
Forum: General Discussion 12 Hours Ago
Replies: 8
Views: 902
Posted By lehnerus2000
[/QUOTE] My post was meant to be a question for...

[/QUOTE]
My post was meant to be a question for you. :-)
Forum: General Discussion 2 Days Ago
Replies: 8
Views: 902
Posted By lehnerus2000
Only clicking the right mouse button has any...

Only clicking the right mouse button has any effect (not the keyboard or left mouse button)?
Forum: General Discussion 3 Days Ago
Replies: 2
Views: 991
Posted By lehnerus2000
You could copy the name of the parent folder...

You could copy the name of the parent folder before creating the sub-folder and then just append what you want.

Of course if you are creating huge numbers of folders, a batch file or script would...
Forum: News 6 Days Ago
Replies: 1
Views: 550
Posted By lehnerus2000
Thanks Brink. :-) I've read that MS has...

Thanks Brink. :-)

I've read that MS has added new telemetry code in W7 Roll-ups (starting in October 2018). :mad:
Forum: General Discussion 6 Days Ago
Replies: 17
Views: 3,869
Posted By lehnerus2000
I've read that MS has added new telemetry code in...

I've read that MS has added new telemetry code in W7 Roll-ups (starting in October 2018).
Forum: General Discussion 1 Week Ago
Replies: 17
Views: 3,869
Posted By lehnerus2000
2 hours? You must have been lucky. :D When...

2 hours?
You must have been lucky. :D

When I tried to update my W10 Pro VM (from 1703 to 1709) it made multiple failed attempts.
After 12 hours it had filled the entire VHD with broken copies of...
Forum: News 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 55
Views: 7,508
Posted By lehnerus2000
It's a UNIX based/derived OS (e.g. Windows,...

It's a UNIX based/derived OS (e.g. Windows, Linux, UNIX, etc.).
I think Mac OS X is based on it.

UNIX was the "Top Dog" in the days before PCs "took off".
It may still be "Number 1" on...
Forum: Software 15 Oct 2018
Replies: 20
Views: 7,100
Posted By lehnerus2000
BIMP for GIMP

Batch image processing for GIMP.
Batch image processing in GIMP ... with BIMP (https://www.dedoimedo.com/computers/gimp-bimp.html)
Forum: General Discussion 13 Oct 2018
Replies: 45
Views: 9,812
Posted By lehnerus2000
I wonder if it may be a (weird) graphics driver...

I wonder if it may be a (weird) graphics driver issue. :geek:

Linux includes open source (reverse engineered) drivers.
These may not be optimal.

When you boot into Ubuntu, you can open the...
Forum: General Discussion 12 Oct 2018
Replies: 45
Views: 9,812
Posted By lehnerus2000
This may have been mentioned earlier, but have...

This may have been mentioned earlier, but have you tried using different data/power cables and/or motherboard SATA sockets?

One of my previous motherboards had an issue with one of the SATA...
Forum: News 12 Oct 2018
Replies: 32
Views: 8,135
Posted By lehnerus2000
I had a look at my Downloads partition and I...

I had a look at my Downloads partition and I didn't download anything on that date.

I use Foxit and I don't have Adobe Reader.
Maybe Flash Player did it.

Avast AV (Free) is another suspect as...
Forum: General Discussion 10 Oct 2018
Replies: 45
Views: 9,812
Posted By lehnerus2000
Can you boot using "Safe Mode"? Does your...

Can you boot using "Safe Mode"?

Does your "Device Manager" show any problems?

If you are sure your Backup/Clone Image is good, you could try deleting the "Storage Controller" (Device and...
Forum: News 10 Oct 2018
Replies: 32
Views: 8,135
Posted By lehnerus2000
I think that issue only affected the new...

I think that issue only affected the new nothing-ever-goes-wrong W10 (1809 "upgrade").

Allegedly MS has fixed it.
Microsoft fixed the data loss issue in Windows 10 version 1809 - gHacks Tech News...
Forum: General Discussion 28 Sep 2018
Replies: 5
Views: 4,006
Posted By lehnerus2000
Do you have a Backup Image from before the failed...

Do you have a Backup Image from before the failed update?
Forum: News 23 Sep 2018
Replies: 9
Views: 1,884
Posted By lehnerus2000
I've just read that MS will be including the...

I've just read that MS will be including the Telemetry "upgrades" in future cumulative updates for W7. :axe:
Forum: News 19 Sep 2018
Replies: 55
Views: 7,508
Posted By lehnerus2000
I don't see why not. My XP install is still...

I don't see why not.

My XP install is still going strong and I haven't noticed any issues with my XP VMs either.


The simple solution to that issue is don't install MS' W7 updates and use...
Forum: News 18 Sep 2018
Replies: 55
Views: 7,508
Posted By lehnerus2000
And So It Begins

:sick:
[/QUOTE]
What is Microsoft Managed Desktop?
What is Microsoft Managed Desktop? - gHacks Tech News (https://www.ghacks.net/2018/09/18/what-is-microsoft-managed-desktop/)

Announcing...
Forum: System Security 18 Sep 2018
Replies: 6
Views: 718
Posted By lehnerus2000
I'm not sure how "hard" VMs are on SSDs (wear &...

I'm not sure how "hard" VMs are on SSDs (wear & tear).
You might want to use a dedicated PC for this purpose (i.e. the PC only runs the OS, VM Manager and your W7 VM).

Allocate as much RAM as...
Forum: Software 17 Sep 2018
Replies: 1,093
Views: 332,948
Posted By lehnerus2000
I found a CCleaner Update task in the Task...

I found a CCleaner Update task in the Task Scheduler. :eek:
I've disabled it, so it shouldn't happen again.
Forum: System Security 17 Sep 2018
Replies: 6
Views: 718
Posted By lehnerus2000
One of the Admins must have moved this thread....

One of the Admins must have moved this thread. :-)


VMs have good performance these days.

On my PC the only thing I notice is they take longer to boot up (~2x) than the hardware installs....
Forum: General Discussion 16 Sep 2018
Replies: 3
Views: 2,114
Posted By lehnerus2000
The thumbnail in dialogue boxes has always been...

The thumbnail in dialogue boxes has always been weird and unpredictable on my PC.

If I copy an image to a folder where there is another copy, the dialogue box often shows an image for one option...
Forum: System Security 16 Sep 2018
Replies: 6
Views: 718
Posted By lehnerus2000
Does the software need network access? If...

Does the software need network access?

If no, then you could use a W7 VM with network access disabled (use the Host OS for network access).
It may also be possible to use a "Host Only" network...
Forum: News 16 Sep 2018
Replies: 55
Views: 7,508
Posted By lehnerus2000
Pay-per-Click

I suspect that ultimately Windows will be turned into an Azure-based subscription OS (Pay-per-Click). :(
Forum: General Discussion 16 Sep 2018
Replies: 61
Views: 9,514
Posted By lehnerus2000
Actually, MS can and will. MS has abandoned the...

Actually, MS can and will. MS has abandoned the idea a new OS every so many years and is making continuous changes to Win 10. In fact, I'm amazed they even bothered to number it. They will still make...
Forum: Software 16 Sep 2018
Replies: 1,093
Views: 332,948
Posted By lehnerus2000
Auto-Updated!

I just discovered that my CCleaner v5.43.6522 (Free) somehow auto-updated itself to v5.46.6652 (on the 10th of September) despite auto-update only being available in the Pro version. :shock:
Showing results 1 to 25 of 350

 
Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 15:01.
Twitter Facebook Google+