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Forum: General Discussion 11 Dec 2017
Replies: 5
Views: 1,309
Posted By Melita
I have done this. Thank you.

I have done this. Thank you.
Forum: General Discussion 12 Nov 2017
Replies: 5
Views: 1,309
Posted By Melita
My problem is not this. When I click on "Desktop"...

My problem is not this. When I click on "Desktop" from Windows Explorer Navigation Pane, it shows the above mentioned items that are not shown on my real Desktop (the Desktop I see when I look at my...
Forum: General Discussion 12 Nov 2017
Replies: 5
Views: 1,309
Posted By Melita
Is It Normal To Find These Items On The Desktop

In Windows Explorer on the left navigation panel, if I click on Desktop. in addition to what I have saved on the actual Desktop, it also shows 6 items that are not seen on the actual Desktop. These...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 14 Jan 2017
Replies: 2
Views: 614
Posted By Melita
Thank you. The message also says 'contact the...

Thank you. The message also says 'contact the administrator', which gave me the idea that it can be done if I know the way to do it :confused:

Is the Drive itself protected even when things are...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 14 Jan 2017
Replies: 2
Views: 614
Posted By Melita
How can I get permission to save downloads to logical drive

I did a clean install of Windows 7 and created a Logical Drive in the same Primary Partition. There is only one problem. When I try to save downloads from the internet directly to the Logical Drive,...
Forum: Virtualization 09 Jan 2017
Replies: 2
Views: 2,409
Posted By Melita
Haven't installed yet. Thinking of Puppy Linux...

Haven't installed yet. Thinking of Puppy Linux for it's light weight because of my CPU AMD C-50 which is only 1Ghz. Laptop is Acer 5250. RAM 4 GB.
Forum: Virtualization 09 Jan 2017
Replies: 2
Views: 2,409
Posted By Melita
How to create a Windows Virtual mchine in Linux

Can you please direct me to a tutorial here (or elsewhere), to help create a Windows 7 Virtual Machine in an existing Linux installation.
Forum: Network & Sharing 09 Nov 2016
Replies: 4
Views: 676
Posted By Melita
Yes, I am using Firefox and thank you for all the...

Yes, I am using Firefox and thank you for all the tips here. I followed them with great success and found all the information I need at this time.

Best regards
Forum: Network & Sharing 07 Nov 2016
Replies: 4
Views: 676
Posted By Melita
Thank you. I got connected to dozens of websites...

Thank you. I got connected to dozens of websites in Europe. If I choose to connect to DNS servers in those countries would I achieve the same results?
Forum: Network & Sharing 06 Nov 2016
Replies: 4
Views: 676
Posted By Melita
How can I connect to websites in a particular country.

My browser is Firefox. I have been searching the Internet for technical data for some old vacuum tube equipment made in European countries. I am living in Canada. When I enter my search criteria in...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 03 Sep 2015
Replies: 46
Views: 7,601
Posted By Melita
Thank you for stepping in and helping to get my...

Thank you for stepping in and helping to get my beautiful Desktop back. It looked really dull and drab with a mass of those postcard type icons!

Kind regards,
Forum: Browsers & Mail 03 Sep 2015
Replies: 46
Views: 7,601
Posted By Melita
Yes, how right you are. In my limited computer...

Yes, how right you are. In my limited computer experience, I have come across many such 'mysteries' that have never been explained.

Thank you for being exceptionally helpful, spending so much of...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 02 Sep 2015
Replies: 46
Views: 7,601
Posted By Melita
Greetings Callender. Great to hear this....

Greetings Callender. Great to hear this. Interesting though, the possibility that it could have been a problem with Firefox. If you use any other browser, did you not try doing this with that, during...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 02 Sep 2015
Replies: 46
Views: 7,601
Posted By Melita
Hello Anak I am back and a surprise was...

Hello Anak

I am back and a surprise was waiting for me. I got back the favicons! How, I am unable to even guess.

Here are the details for your analysis:

On the day before going on my holiday...
Forum: News 22 Apr 2015
Replies: 355
Views: 62,250
Posted By Melita
Isn't this term "PUP", the (disgustingly)...

Isn't this term "PUP", the (disgustingly) politically correct term for Spyware?
Forum: News 21 Apr 2015
Replies: 355
Views: 62,250
Posted By Melita
There is a quote here from someone to the effect...

There is a quote here from someone to the effect that " a handful of people trying to spin this update process as a sneaky move on Microsoft's part". Nice words, 'spin' and all that! :p

Anyone is...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 21 Apr 2015
Replies: 46
Views: 7,601
Posted By Melita
This is a great tweak. Thank you! Please see my...

This is a great tweak. Thank you! Please see my private message.

Kind regards,
Forum: Browsers & Mail 21 Apr 2015
Replies: 46
Views: 7,601
Posted By Melita
I will not be available at my computer for the...

I will not be available at my computer for the next 4 to 5 months. I have to pursue this problem when I get back. Please tell me whether I post here in this thread when I return or do I start a new...
Forum: News 21 Apr 2015
Replies: 355
Views: 62,250
Posted By Melita
Thank you. I was responding to post #153 by Lady...

Thank you. I was responding to post #153 by Lady Fitzgerald. I have got it clear now about there being 4 of these:

KB2990214
KB3035583
KB2952664
KB3021917

Regards,
Forum: News 20 Apr 2015
Replies: 355
Views: 62,250
Posted By Melita
Thank you dear, for your concern. Are the 3...

Thank you dear, for your concern. Are the 3 updates that you have mentioned above, the only ones that are being sneaked in for W 10? I was under the impression that there are many more that Microsoft...
Forum: News 20 Apr 2015
Replies: 355
Views: 62,250
Posted By Melita
I have blocked all Windows updates until we find...

I have blocked all Windows updates until we find out why they are tampering with our computers, when we are not looking. This looks like some sort of a trick to get as many people as possible to...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 20 Apr 2015
Replies: 46
Views: 7,601
Posted By Melita
I am also having trouble here. I cannot separate...

I am also having trouble here. I cannot separate the text in to paragraphs. I type them separately but the text comes together into one paragraph when the post is saved, as you can see below. Editing...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 20 Apr 2015
Replies: 46
Views: 7,601
Posted By Melita
The last time I got the favicons correctly when...

The last time I got the favicons correctly when saving a web page to the desktop (just before I used TFC), I had the latest Firefox 37.0.1. I had a stroke of luck, at least with the bookmarks....
Forum: Browsers & Mail 19 Apr 2015
Replies: 46
Views: 7,601
Posted By Melita
Hello Callender, Thank you for this valuable...

Hello Callender,

Thank you for this valuable information. What is daunting is that altogether I have about 700 Bookmarks and saved web pages.

The most frustrating thing is that I got in to...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 19 Apr 2015
Replies: 46
Views: 7,601
Posted By Melita
Very disappointing result! The clean install went...

Very disappointing result! The clean install went off perfectly. After un-installing Firefox and deleting all the folders as specified in the MozillaZine link, computer was restarted, at which point...
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