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Forum: News 17 Jan 2017
Replies: 30
Views: 5,602
Posted By Berton
Got this newsletter in an E-Mail this morning: ...

Got this newsletter in an E-Mail this morning:

Microsoft: Windows 7 in 2017 is so outdated that patches can't keep it secure | ZDNet...
Forum: Chillout Room 20 Apr 2016
Replies: 21
Views: 1,498
Posted By Berton
Looking at Elementary OS screenshot shows it has...

Looking at Elementary OS screenshot shows it has a 'dock' similar to that on Mac OS X. I also have a MacBook Pro with OS X El Capitan [the latest] and its dock is easy to work with.
Forum: Chillout Room 20 Apr 2016
Replies: 21
Views: 1,498
Posted By Berton
I've worked with Zorin LiveCD/LiveDVD and seems...

I've worked with Zorin LiveCD/LiveDVD and seems good. I have Linux Mint 17.3 on a Desktop and a Notebook, typing on the Notebook now. I also have Linux Mint 13 on a Notebook with an Intel Centrino...
Forum: Software 20 Apr 2016
Replies: 8
Views: 746
Posted By Berton
Also keep in mind that rebooting the computer...

Also keep in mind that rebooting the computer cleans the RAM quite effectively. The only use I've seen work [quites some time ago] was when having more than one program open and one freezes due to...
Forum: Drivers 22 Mar 2016
Replies: 2
Views: 776
Posted By Berton
I used to get a panel like that until I finally...

I used to get a panel like that until I finally replaced the SD Reader with an SDHC Reader. The problem was the breakpoint of 4GB and larger cards, SD Readers can't work with them, only 2GB and...
Forum: Drivers 07 Feb 2016
Replies: 4
Views: 1,462
Posted By Berton
Is your Win7 32-bit or 64-bit? If it's 32-bit...

Is your Win7 32-bit or 64-bit? If it's 32-bit you shouldn't need a VM to run 32-bit programs. Running programs in a VM that control devices such as ports on the computer tend to be problematic.
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 06 Feb 2016
Replies: 1
Views: 776
Posted By Berton
Don't know if Chkdsk can be done on a single file...

Don't know if Chkdsk can be done on a single file but I'd first Copy it to another drive, USB Thumb drive or USB HDD, delete it, run Chkdsk again to assure that was the only file involved then run...
Forum: Drivers 06 Feb 2016
Replies: 4
Views: 1,462
Posted By Berton
Does your Notebook/Laptop actually have a 9-pin...

Does your Notebook/Laptop actually have a 9-pin Serial [Comm] port on it? If so you might be able to Disable it in the BIOS. But that entry may also exist in the BIOS even if the port isn't...
Forum: Installation & Setup 21 Dec 2015
Replies: 9
Views: 1,136
Posted By Berton
Neither picture shows the extreme upper left...

Neither picture shows the extreme upper left corner which would help in identifying the program/application that is giving the messages. Could it be something from Acer?
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 20 Dec 2015
Replies: 3
Views: 1,367
Posted By Berton
You're welcome. Mine has finished and am now...

You're welcome. Mine has finished and am now getting the GWX/Get Windows 10 icon in the Notification Area.
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 20 Dec 2015
Replies: 3
Views: 1,367
Posted By Berton
Probably not the solution but to commiserate I...

Probably not the solution but to commiserate I Upgraded a WinVista 32-bit computer to Win7 yesterday then install SP1. That went well so I started the update process and like yours did not go beyond...
Forum: Installation & Setup 20 Dec 2015
Replies: 9
Views: 1,136
Posted By Berton
The process is different among the different...

The process is different among the different brands and not having an Acer can't advise as to what theirs is. However, if you have nothing on it you want to keep you should be able to continue with...
Forum: Tutorials 13 Dec 2015
Replies: 196
Views: 79,744
Posted By Berton
Basically there's 2 types of IDE drives based on...

Basically there's 2 types of IDE drives based on their connection to the motherboard, either the older PATA/Parallel ATA drive or the newer SATA/Serial ATA drive. The IDE stands for Integrated Drive...
Forum: Microsoft Office 13 Dec 2015
Replies: 6
Views: 1,436
Posted By Berton
Great. You're welcome.

Great. You're welcome.
Forum: Microsoft Office 10 Dec 2015
Replies: 6
Views: 1,436
Posted By Berton
I usually just Copy [Ctrl+C] the first label then...

I usually just Copy [Ctrl+C] the first label then Enter to advance to the next label and Paste [Ctrl+V] to each label across. Then I Copy all of those, press Ctr+Enter to advance and Ctrl+V to Paste...
Forum: Software 06 Nov 2015
Replies: 19
Views: 9,939
Posted By Berton
Don't know if art2work4 is still around, last...

Don't know if art2work4 is still around, last post before yours was a year and a half ago. (https://www.sevenforums.com/member.php?u=371599)
Forum: Hardware & Devices 02 Nov 2015
Replies: 2
Views: 715
Posted By Berton
Yes, it's quite possible the USB voltages...

Yes, it's quite possible the USB voltages provided by/controlled by the motherboard and/or power supply are the problem. Do you have the same issue with different USB ports on the back or the ports...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 19 Oct 2015
Replies: 5
Views: 730
Posted By Berton
It might be slow but it all depends upon what the...

It might be slow but it all depends upon what the user subscribes to with an ISP/Internet Service Provider. I use Wireless DSL at 1Mbps, have several computers using it and been with it since 2003. ...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 19 Oct 2015
Replies: 5
Views: 730
Posted By Berton
I cannot say as to the why but I'd bet the speed...

I cannot say as to the why but I'd bet the speed is actually 5839Mbps. The difference in terms is that b = bits and B = and the ps is per second.
M = Mega, K = Kilo, G = Giga, T = Tera
There are...
Forum: Drivers 19 Oct 2015
Replies: 6
Views: 1,025
Posted By Berton
I see that happen as I tend to plug in numerous...

I see that happen as I tend to plug in numerous drives I work with, just all part of recovering data for clients and cleaning drives for recycling.
Forum: Microsoft Office 18 Oct 2015
Replies: 3
Views: 647
Posted By Berton
You're welcome.

You're welcome.
Forum: Microsoft Office 17 Oct 2015
Replies: 3
Views: 647
Posted By Berton
You don't do any converting of spreadsheets or...

You don't do any converting of spreadsheets or word processor documents [or others] in Windows but in the programs that can create them, e.g. Excel, Word, etc. It's very possible whatever caused the...
Forum: Sound & Audio 17 Oct 2015
Replies: 13
Views: 1,442
Posted By Berton
The System Requirements for 32-bit Win7, and...

The System Requirements for 32-bit Win7, and later, call for 1GHz CPU Speed and 1GB RAM, double the RAM for 64-bit.
Windows 7 system requirements - Windows Help...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 17 Oct 2015
Replies: 5
Views: 730
Posted By Berton
Internet Search engine finds only this page about...

Internet Search engine finds only this page about that file, it's entirely possible it is malware of some sort or maybe a virus. Update your antivirus program and do a full/deep scan. First thing I...
Forum: Drivers 17 Oct 2015
Replies: 6
Views: 1,025
Posted By Berton
An issue with the ports is that most times a...

An issue with the ports is that most times a different drive letter is assigned to a Thumb/Flash drive when it is plugged in, changing ports can change that lettering usually taking the first...
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