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Forum: Software 10 Dec 2013
Replies: 3
Views: 1,635
Posted By chrstdvd
OK, last night I found a basic Makefile and it...

OK, last night I found a basic Makefile and it would not work either but the error messages clued me into line numbers were failing, so I commented them out and re-typed them using the Tab rule for...
Forum: Software 09 Dec 2013
Replies: 3
Views: 1,635
Posted By chrstdvd
Thanks, I added the path to the "make.exe" file...

Thanks, I added the path to the "make.exe" file to the environmental path.

Now when I try to run make I get this:
PS C:\Users\David\Cprojects> make ex1
cc ex1.c -o ex1
make.exe": cc:...
Forum: Software 08 Dec 2013
Replies: 3
Views: 1,635
Posted By chrstdvd
GNU gcc make problem

I am learning to program in C. I have Code Blocks installed and working great and have used it to write code to learn.

I want to write code in Notepad ++ and compile it in Power Shell which is...
Forum: Installation & Setup 19 Aug 2013
Replies: 27
Views: 18,921
Posted By chrstdvd
OK, I have two problems that maybe someone can...

OK, I have two problems that maybe someone can help me with. First I created my Backup image and was wondering why I needed 131 GB to do it. I got to looking through some folders and found the...
Forum: Installation & Setup 18 Aug 2013
Replies: 27
Views: 18,921
Posted By chrstdvd
I created a Repair Disk and made sure it booted...

I created a Repair Disk and made sure it booted the computer as the Help file said it would. Then I Created a System Image on the WD external drive. I do not need one of those programs that let you...
Forum: Installation & Setup 18 Aug 2013
Replies: 27
Views: 18,921
Posted By chrstdvd
I am up to step 17 of the clean install...

I am up to step 17 of the clean install instructions. I am studying what to do about the System Image. Seems like if I just use Create System Image, I will have what I need except it will be on an...
Forum: Installation & Setup 17 Aug 2013
Replies: 27
Views: 18,921
Posted By chrstdvd
Well Grocker, I had to bust down the back door,...

Well Grocker, I had to bust down the back door, go down the hall, into kitchen, down to cellar and out the cellar window, but I have a clean install now.

I went to local library with my daughters...
Forum: Installation & Setup 16 Aug 2013
Replies: 27
Views: 18,921
Posted By chrstdvd
One needs to be smart enough to ask for an answer...

One needs to be smart enough to ask for an answer to a question he does not know.
Forum: Installation & Setup 16 Aug 2013
Replies: 27
Views: 18,921
Posted By chrstdvd
I am sorry that you feel I ignored your clean...

I am sorry that you feel I ignored your clean install. In fact I purchased an external hard drive and have all my "stuff" on it for re-install on the Clean Install, when I am ready to do that. I...
Forum: Installation & Setup 16 Aug 2013
Replies: 27
Views: 18,921
Posted By chrstdvd
Why and How I Uninstalled many, many programs...

Why and How
I Uninstalled many, many programs in Programs and Features of the Control Panel. Then I went thorough Program Files and Program Files (x86) and deleted any folders that were associated...
Forum: Installation & Setup 15 Aug 2013
Replies: 27
Views: 18,921
Posted By chrstdvd
Ok, I have totally messed up my computer and had...

Ok, I have totally messed up my computer and had to upgrade to Professional. Not a big deal, but I want not to screw up again blindly uninstalling programs in the step that says "uninstall programs...
Forum: Installation & Setup 01 Jul 2013
Replies: 27
Views: 18,921
Posted By chrstdvd
I am almost ready to do a clean install of W 7 on...

I am almost ready to do a clean install of W 7 on my computer. But I am totally confused. Let me give the facts of my usage and ask a few questions and you'll advise me.

Security Programs I pay...
Forum: Installation & Setup 27 Jun 2013
Replies: 27
Views: 18,921
Posted By chrstdvd
Ok, I will post a link to this thread. Thanks.

Ok, I will post a link to this thread. Thanks.
Forum: Installation & Setup 27 Jun 2013
Replies: 27
Views: 18,921
Posted By chrstdvd
Ok thanks. I have been reading the links that are...

Ok thanks. I have been reading the links that are at the bottom of the link you provided and have decided to to a clean install.

It will take some time to insure that I have copies of programs...
Forum: Installation & Setup 27 Jun 2013
Replies: 27
Views: 18,921
Posted By chrstdvd
I thank you for that link and the advice. You...

I thank you for that link and the advice. You are correct the upgrade was from Vista to Win 7 Home Premium on a factory installed Dell, and I sure as heck did not loose the Dell Bloat.

Notice...
Forum: Installation & Setup 27 Jun 2013
Replies: 27
Views: 18,921
Posted By chrstdvd
Problem solved. Well now, I am the lucky one....

Problem solved.
Well now, I am the lucky one. I called Microsoft Tech Support and the lady walked my through some steps and now my VM Win 7 Home Premium is activated. [lot of number entering,...
Forum: Installation & Setup 27 Jun 2013
Replies: 27
Views: 18,921
Posted By chrstdvd
I upgraded from Vista to Win 7 with upgrade disk, Now a problem

I did the upgrade about 3 years ago and have since become a Alpha/Beta tester for Quicken 2014. One of the requirements to be a tester this year was to not test 2014 on same computer that 2013 in...
Forum: General Discussion 23 Nov 2011
Replies: 38
Views: 5,329
Posted By chrstdvd
Yep that is cool and almost exactly what I had to...

Yep that is cool and almost exactly what I had to do. I will try this method with a fresh brain tomorrow or the next day. Thanks so much for your help.
Billy Boot Camp
Forum: General Discussion 23 Nov 2011
Replies: 38
Views: 5,329
Posted By chrstdvd
I have it working now. I thought about "another...

I have it working now. I thought about "another instance running" and decided that maybe I should turn the computer off to clear up stuff. I turned it back on, logged on and when everything was...
Forum: General Discussion 23 Nov 2011
Replies: 38
Views: 5,329
Posted By chrstdvd
Only about a thousand times. There is nothing in...

Only about a thousand times. There is nothing in there about "Actions", just triggers and conditions and a little history.

I read all the help files about every tab in the properties tabs of the...
Forum: General Discussion 23 Nov 2011
Replies: 38
Views: 5,329
Posted By chrstdvd
Ok, I chose to schedule a restore point for when...

Ok, I chose to schedule a restore point for when I log off as a user. (just to test this)
The history says it does it but it does not show up as a Restore Point. None of the scheduled Restore...
Forum: General Discussion 20 Nov 2011
Replies: 38
Views: 5,329
Posted By chrstdvd
After I read the link you provided above, I did...

After I read the link you provided above, I did not change anything yet. The system says it has done restore points daily and they do not show up, so I took snaps of everything to show you.

This...
Forum: General Discussion 19 Nov 2011
Replies: 38
Views: 5,329
Posted By chrstdvd
OK, it has been two days. After I turned off...

OK, it has been two days. After I turned off System Restore off and restarted the computer and then turned Restore back on, I looked and I had only 3 restore points left to use all from the 10/29...
Forum: General Discussion 16 Nov 2011
Replies: 38
Views: 5,329
Posted By chrstdvd
I did/am. I turned off protection as you...

I did/am. I turned off protection as you instructed and restarted the computer and then turned it back on. Now I am using it a few days to see what happens.
Forum: General Discussion 16 Nov 2011
Replies: 38
Views: 5,329
Posted By chrstdvd
SFC /Scannow found no errors. I decided to...

SFC /Scannow found no errors.

I decided to Google the error code 0X8000fff. I am not the only person with this problem. However after reading many posts, I stumbled upon this one that sums up...
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