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Forum: General Discussion 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 11
Views: 2,612
Posted By leuce
Yes, but not all time spent copying files are of...

Yes, but not all time spent copying files are of equal value. There are times when it doesn't matter if a file takes 1 hour to copy, and there are times when it is preferable that the file takes no...
Forum: General Discussion 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 11
Views: 2,612
Posted By leuce
How to move files to[wards] end of hard drive

Hello everyone

Do you know of an easy-to-use utility (or a web site with good explanations) for moving specific files to or towards the end of the hard drive. In particular I'd like to move files...
Forum: General Discussion 05 Oct 2018
Replies: 3
Views: 6,190
Posted By leuce
So... am I right that I must follow these...

So... am I right that I must follow these instructions:
How to manually reset folder and file permissions in Windows Explorer – Aaron Stebner's WebLog...
Forum: General Discussion 04 Oct 2018
Replies: 3
Views: 6,190
Posted By leuce
How to copy files to Program Files and C root

G'day everyone

[Yes, I did search the forum.]

I recently reinstalled Windows 7 from a backup. I was previously able to copy files into the C root folder and into subfolders of Program Files...
Forum: Backup and Restore 14 Sep 2018
Replies: 6
Views: 789
Posted By leuce
Yes, that was what I was hoping for. My system...

Yes, that was what I was hoping for. My system has been behaving erratically for the past week (programs just quit without warning, file associations disappear, etc) and my attempts at fixing things...
Forum: Backup and Restore 13 Sep 2018
Replies: 6
Views: 789
Posted By leuce
Restoring from an image on drive D

G'day everyone

I've read the tutorial on system image recovery but I'm a little confused about what to do in my situation.

The "WindowsImageBackup" folder is on my D drive (and I have not moved...
Forum: Graphic Cards 12 Sep 2018
Replies: 11
Views: 1,076
Posted By leuce
Oh, I'm not sure if that is even relevant to my...

Oh, I'm not sure if that is even relevant to my problem. But here it is (attachment).



It's blank.

I also tried the driveridentifier method (yes, I saw how it's done... watch where the...
Forum: Graphic Cards 11 Sep 2018
Replies: 11
Views: 1,076
Posted By leuce
My graphics card's connectors are blocked from...

My graphics card's connectors are blocked from the outside, and I connect the monitor to the motherboard's connectors, which are HDMI and VGA.



(see attachment)

...and the scan from...
Forum: Graphic Cards 11 Sep 2018
Replies: 11
Views: 1,076
Posted By leuce
It says "manual" but I've also tried the other...

It says "manual" but I've also tried the other option.
Forum: Graphic Cards 02 Sep 2018
Replies: 11
Views: 1,076
Posted By leuce
Thanks. It's baffling, then, that I don't see...

Thanks. It's baffling, then, that I don't see that option, even with my graphics card's latest drivers and with my monitor's official drivers. I'm using HDMI at this moment.
Forum: Graphic Cards 02 Sep 2018
Replies: 11
Views: 1,076
Posted By leuce
I'm using the HDMI connection now. The colours...

I'm using the HDMI connection now. The colours are slightly "truer" but the maximum resolution is not affected.



Yup. I also tried other ways of accessing the monitor resolution/refresh rate,...
Forum: Graphic Cards 01 Sep 2018
Replies: 11
Views: 1,076
Posted By leuce
Can my HD 6530D graphics card handle my new Philips B272B monitor?

Hello everyone

I just got meself a QHD monitor, the Philips 272B8QJEB/00 monitor. It's a 27" monitor with a native resolution of 2560 1440 @ 60 Hz. My computer is an Acer Aspire X3470, i.e. it...
Forum: Microsoft Office 31 Jan 2017
Replies: 2
Views: 3,370
Posted By leuce
An additional problem cropped up a day or so...

An additional problem cropped up a day or so later, which caused Word 2003 to refuse to open any DOCX files at all (always telling me that I need to install the Compatibility Pack). I solved both...
Forum: General Discussion 31 Jan 2017
Replies: 2
Views: 2,063
Posted By leuce
How to reset window position of one program to default

Hello everyone

Can anyone please tell me how to reset a single program's window to its default position? In other words, I want the program to appear on the screen in the position that it would...
Forum: Microsoft Office 28 Jan 2017
Replies: 2
Views: 3,370
Posted By leuce
Change DOC file association back to Word 2003, after Word 2016 install

Hello everyone

Until yesterday, I had only Word 2003 and Word 2010 on my computer. When I double-clicked a DOC file, it would open it in Word 2003. When I double-clicked a DOCX file, it would...
Forum: Software 18 Oct 2016
Replies: 0
Views: 619
Posted By leuce
Unidirectional synchronisation software that works with Google Drive

Hello everyone

I have some space on Google Drive and I want to regularly (i.e. daily) back up some files to a folder on Google Drive. However, Google Drive's own software doesn't allow me to...
Forum: General Discussion 03 Mar 2016
Replies: 5
Views: 906
Posted By leuce
Thanks, that works.

Thanks, that works.
Forum: General Discussion 01 Mar 2016
Replies: 5
Views: 906
Posted By leuce
It is already in "Details" view. Details view in...

It is already in "Details" view. Details view in the Videos folder gives me the columns Name, #, Title, Contributing artists, and Album. Of which only "Name" is useful to me. File type and file...
Forum: General Discussion 01 Mar 2016
Replies: 5
Views: 906
Posted By leuce
How to set C:\Users\MyName\Videos\ to General Items or Documents

G'day everyone

I'd like to see file sizes and file types in my "Videos" folder. I tried using View > Customize this folder, but it doesn't change the view. How can I change the Videos folder to...
Forum: General Discussion 08 Feb 2016
Replies: 55
Views: 3,534
Posted By leuce
Thanks for this helpful answer.

Thanks for this helpful answer.
Forum: General Discussion 08 Feb 2016
Replies: 55
Views: 3,534
Posted By leuce
I do have two more questions: Is the Macrium...

I do have two more questions:

Is the Macrium recovery disk generic, or does it fit a specific image? In other words, do I need to create a recovery disk for every image, or can I use a single...
Forum: General Discussion 08 Feb 2016
Replies: 55
Views: 3,534
Posted By leuce
Thanks, that answers just about all of my...

Thanks, that answers just about all of my questions.



Sorry, I did not realise that this was important information. Drive C is an SSD. Drive D, E and F are partitions on a separate internal...
Forum: General Discussion 07 Feb 2016
Replies: 55
Views: 3,534
Posted By leuce
I'm 100% willing to install Macrium Reflect and...

I'm 100% willing to install Macrium Reflect and use it, as you suggest, but how can I ensure that the image that I make today is an image of the state of the computer as it was yesterday, before I...
Forum: General Discussion 07 Feb 2016
Replies: 55
Views: 3,534
Posted By leuce
So, if I understand correctly, if I were to...

So, if I understand correctly, if I were to create an image on an external HDD, and I create a backup of that external HDD onto a second external HDD, then the image on the second external HDD is...
Forum: General Discussion 07 Feb 2016
Replies: 55
Views: 3,534
Posted By leuce
Do you mean, I must make an image of the image? ...

Do you mean, I must make an image of the image? How does one do that? Windows only gives the option to add an entire drive's files to an image -- do other software allow more specific selection?
...
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