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Forum: Installation & Setup 2 Days Ago
Replies: 9
Views: 277
Posted By Barman58
Easiest way I've found to control Start-up items...

Easiest way I've found to control Start-up items is AutoRuns from Microsoft ( Sysinternals )

Autoruns for Windows - Windows Sysinternals | Microsoft Docs...
Forum: General Discussion 6 Days Ago
Replies: 1
Views: 888
Posted By Barman58
Sorry we cannot assist with password issues

Sorry we cannot assist with password issues
Forum: Installation & Setup 1 Week Ago
Replies: 14
Views: 662
Posted By Barman58
Windows 7 is designed to operate with a system...

Windows 7 is designed to operate with a system partition of 100MB although this is more than is needed, so it is sometimes reduced As Windows 10 uses the system reserved partition for a lot more...
Forum: Chillout Room 1 Week Ago
Replies: 3
Views: 311
Posted By Barman58
Time to take another look at this issue -...

Time to take another look at this issue - assuming that the information that you report from elsewhere is correct and you cannot prevent generation of the mail ... the next best thing is to remove it...
Forum: General Discussion 1 Week Ago
Replies: 4
Views: 1,620
Posted By Barman58
I would not worry, 64 Bit windows versions...

I would not worry, 64 Bit windows versions utilise a virtualisation system to provide support for 32Bit application code. What you are seeing are the Virtual containers for 32 Bit processes that are...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 1 Week Ago
Replies: 6
Views: 845
Posted By Barman58
Microsoft is very unlikely to give away their...

Microsoft is very unlikely to give away their proprietary code to windows, especially to any group or consortium that would aim to become a competitor. (why should they, so any continuation of...
Forum: Installation & Setup 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 3
Views: 446
Posted By Barman58
Personally I would not bother to demote the first...

Personally I would not bother to demote the first user on a new install, create the primary account and then create a standard user, using the First user account log- out and Log-in with the standard...
Forum: News 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 4
Views: 666
Posted By Barman58
I have a yahoo account and although a fan of...

I have a yahoo account and although a fan of Monty Python I have the account to run my Flickr account which at the time I created mine was the only way to get on Flickr

This is another in My set...
Forum: News 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 4
Views: 668
Posted By Barman58
I assume the 10% includes about 8% for Mac OSX...

I assume the 10% includes about 8% for Mac OSX and the other 2 % split between linux and all the other minor players in the Desktop market
Forum: Music, Pictures & Video 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 10
Views: 959
Posted By Barman58
What application are you using to view the Gif's,...

What application are you using to view the Gif's, Windows does not have native support for animation in gifs so will just show the first frame, (actually this may be another frame as set when the...
Forum: Music, Pictures & Video 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 10
Views: 959
Posted By Barman58
Twitter uses protection to prevent downloading of...

Twitter uses protection to prevent downloading of gif images to protect the rights of the copyright owner

any assistance in breaking this protection would be a breach of Forum Rules...
Forum: Network & Sharing 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 2
Views: 415
Posted By Barman58
Only thing that I can think of is that .... ...

Only thing that I can think of is that ....

some network infrastructure devices have a "switch" that allows use of Crossover cables as normal oe Vice Versa, (basically changes the pins used for...
Forum: Graphic Cards 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 2
Views: 675
Posted By Barman58
Hello Ian and Welcome ... It should be a...

Hello Ian and Welcome ...

It should be a simple matter to connect the two monitors to the Two devices, although the set-up may not be fully automatic in use

I would connect the Laptop to the...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 8
Views: 1,292
Posted By Barman58
AlarmClock.exe Windows process - What is it?...

AlarmClock.exe Windows process - What is it? (https://www.file.net/process/alarmclock.exe.html)
Forum: Drivers 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 4
Views: 1,116
Posted By Barman58
The Vostro range of business laptops ship with a...

The Vostro range of business laptops ship with a built in Bluetooth radio and this is what is being detected in the windows driver scan.

This page ... Support for Vostro 3550 | Diagnostics |...
Forum: General Discussion 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 8
Views: 2,411
Posted By Barman58
First thing to try is to check if the past issue...

First thing to try is to check if the past issue is confined to the Pastebin (https://pastebin.com/) App/Site or is it universal - see if you can copy and paste items between your normal user folders...
Forum: General Discussion 13 Sep 2017
Replies: 1
Views: 691
Posted By Barman58
Some manufacturers, (notably Dell), add an extra...

Some manufacturers, (notably Dell), add an extra layer of security to their business laptops, that comes in before the BIOS, (It was added a few years ago in the wake of the spate of "Laptops Left on...
Forum: Music, Pictures & Video 11 Sep 2017
Replies: 5
Views: 636
Posted By Barman58
My dashcam is a Nextbase 1080P so 1920x1080 full...

My dashcam is a Nextbase 1080P so 1920x1080 full HD - I know that some GoPro are now 4k so that may be the issue, laptops are not usually suitable for Hi Res playback, ( what you class as Hi Res has...
Forum: Music, Pictures & Video 11 Sep 2017
Replies: 5
Views: 636
Posted By Barman58
Have you tried using VLC for playback? My car...

Have you tried using VLC for playback? My car Dash cam produces Mov files and it plays them back perfectly without any special additional drivers - It also has the ability to "playback" to a...
Forum: Music, Pictures & Video 09 Sep 2017
Replies: 5
Views: 636
Posted By Barman58
I've been using QuickTime Alternative - Wikipedia...

I've been using QuickTime Alternative - Wikipedia (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/QuickTime_Alternative) for many years, without issues, Mainly QTLite - of course later Windows have codecs built in to...
Forum: Chillout Room 31 Aug 2017
Replies: 4
Views: 883
Posted By Barman58
Long time no Hear Eric, Glad to hear you and your...

Long time no Hear Eric, Glad to hear you and your family are OK, hope all gets back to Normal quickly, but know it will be a lot of hard work
Forum: News 30 Aug 2017
Replies: 28
Views: 5,047
Posted By Barman58
I have seen them re-issue a corrective update,...

I have seen them re-issue a corrective update, even before the next regular Patch tuesday, but as always this depends on how they class the issue with the original. Given the huge user base, Software...
Forum: Installation & Setup 22 Aug 2017
Replies: 8
Views: 956
Posted By Barman58
Sorry shows as Dead link for me as I would expect

Sorry shows as Dead link for me as I would expect
Forum: System Security 22 Aug 2017
Replies: 2
Views: 1,087
Posted By Barman58
Sorry to say this but in my experience, the only...

Sorry to say this but in my experience, the only sure way to Un-make this particular omelette is by a fresh install.

You could, given a suitable list of permissions required, use the "hidden"...
Forum: General Discussion 18 Aug 2017
Replies: 24
Views: 1,261
Posted By Barman58
I'm not a gamer either but I do use it for...

I'm not a gamer either but I do use it for serious Photo Editing and have on occasions had multiple virtual machines open to work on older operating system issues so my Main system is not something...
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