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Forum: News 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 16
Views: 4,082
Posted By lehnerus2000
Same here. :-)

Same here. :-)
Forum: General Discussion 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 33
Views: 5,320
Posted By lehnerus2000
Interesting. My W7 Ultimate SP1 (64 bit)...

Interesting.

My W7 Ultimate SP1 (64 bit) clean install (updated to December 2014) is <12 GB.
The Macrium Reflect Backup Image is <7 GB.
Forum: News 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 16
Views: 4,082
Posted By lehnerus2000
Thanks Brds7t7

Thanks Brds7t7. :-)

I was just wondering if I could clear out some space in my Downloads partition.
I haven't installed any updates after December 2017 (since a lot of them have been defective)....
Forum: News 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 16
Views: 4,082
Posted By lehnerus2000
Hi Brink Thanks for the links. :-) These...

Hi Brink
Thanks for the links. :-)

These W7 Security Only updates are cumulative, aren't they?
I don't need to keep copies of every patch?

Thanks for this link too.
Forum: News 07 May 2019
Replies: 39
Views: 2,330
Posted By lehnerus2000
I think you mean "superior non-junk browser". :D ...

I think you mean "superior non-junk browser". :D


W10 has more discovered exploits than XP.
W7 has more than both of them.

As long as you have plenty of verified Backup Images, I wouldn't be...
Forum: News 27 Apr 2019
Replies: 144
Views: 24,981
Posted By lehnerus2000
Pay-per-Click

:ditto:
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I'm expecting that Pay-per-Click is only a few years away. :mad:
Forum: News 15 Apr 2019
Replies: 13
Views: 1,008
Posted By lehnerus2000
Sounds plausible to me. If normal people did...

Sounds plausible to me.
If normal people did the sort of things Google does, they'd be sent to prison (i.e. Stalking).
Forum: Software 10 Apr 2019
Replies: 26
Views: 8,525
Posted By lehnerus2000
Gimp 2.10.10

GIMP 2.10.10 has been released.
GIMP - GNU Image Manipulation Program (https://www.gimp.org/)
Forum: News 10 Apr 2019
Replies: 12
Views: 2,444
Posted By lehnerus2000
Thanks Brink. :-)

Thanks Brink. :-)
Forum: News 30 Mar 2019
Replies: 144
Views: 24,981
Posted By lehnerus2000
W7 Virtual Machine

You could make a Backup Image of your W7 install using Macrium Reflect, and then you could convert that to a VHD.
Once you have done that you could run W7 as a VM on Linux Mint using a VM Manager...
Forum: News 20 Mar 2019
Replies: 3
Views: 1,362
Posted By lehnerus2000
Thanks Brink. :-)

Thanks Brink. :-)
Forum: General Discussion 14 Mar 2019
Replies: 84
Views: 18,335
Posted By lehnerus2000
I don't see any problem with that. My main...

I don't see any problem with that.

My main PC has W7 & Linux Mint 19.1 MATE installed on it.

My "media" PC has XP, W7 & Linux Mint 18.2 MATE installed on it.
Unfortunately I stuck a spare 3TB...
Forum: Software 26 Feb 2019
Replies: 5
Views: 1,122
Posted By lehnerus2000
7-Zip New Version Released

7-Zip v19.00 has been released.
7-Zip 19.00 released - gHacks Tech News (https://www.ghacks.net/2019/02/22/7-zip-19-00-released/)
Download 7-Zip
7-Zip (https://www.7-zip.org/)
Forum: News 13 Feb 2019
Replies: 5
Views: 1,858
Posted By lehnerus2000
Thanks for the links, Brink. :-)

Thanks for the links, Brink. :-)
Forum: General Discussion 10 Feb 2019
Replies: 3
Views: 1,265
Posted By lehnerus2000
Preview Pane

It looks like you have the Preview Pane selected.406918
Forum: News 30 Jan 2019
Replies: 14
Views: 1,337
Posted By lehnerus2000
I knew this would happen!

406821I thought the whole point of wrecking browsers, so they must use WebExtensions, was that WebExtensions were more secure than XUL.
:doh:

Glad I switched to Pale Moon many years ago.

I use...
Forum: General Discussion 28 Jan 2019
Replies: 14
Views: 2,836
Posted By lehnerus2000
Cloud OS

IMO, the whole point of W10 is to soften you up for the inevitable pay-per-click Azure-based Cloud OS.
Forum: Software 26 Jan 2019
Replies: 26
Views: 8,525
Posted By lehnerus2000
GIMP 2.10.8 was released on 2018-11-08.

GIMP 2.10.8 was released on 2018-11-08.
Forum: General Discussion 26 Jan 2019
Replies: 45
Views: 4,774
Posted By lehnerus2000
As I said, ordinary users can't opt out (W10...

As I said, ordinary users can't opt out (W10 Education/Enterprise users may be able to).


Apparently those users (according to MS) are too stupid to be able to tick a box to enable sharing, just...
Forum: General Discussion 22 Jan 2019
Replies: 10
Views: 2,817
Posted By lehnerus2000
It could be a problem, if you don't make regular...

It could be a problem, if you don't make regular Backup Images.

You can get free backup software like Macrium Reflect (https://www.macrium.com/reflectfree) (free for home use).

Tutorial...
Forum: Backup and Restore 20 Jan 2019
Replies: 2,034
Views: 447,174
Posted By lehnerus2000
I'm not sure that's true. :D I like to have "a...

I'm not sure that's true. :D
I like to have "a place for everything and everything in its place" (https://www.phrases.org.uk/meanings/14400.html).

I hate it when I'm pretty sure I have something,...
Forum: General Discussion 19 Jan 2019
Replies: 14
Views: 2,836
Posted By lehnerus2000
I'll keep running W7, which I dual boot with...

I'll keep running W7, which I dual boot with Linux Mint 19.1 MATE.

If necessary I'll get Macrium to create a VHD and run W7 as a VM in Linux Mint MATE.

I run W10 that way, although I haven't...
Forum: Backup and Restore 19 Jan 2019
Replies: 2,034
Views: 447,174
Posted By lehnerus2000
I do the same thing.406726

I do the same thing.406726
Forum: News 19 Jan 2019
Replies: 34
Views: 4,285
Posted By lehnerus2000
Accidentally On-Purpose

Agreed.

The "accidentally on-purpose" broken W7 updates (all of last year) have reinforced my opinion that I've done the right thing by not updating my W7 systems (since the December 2017...
Forum: General Discussion 19 Jan 2019
Replies: 65
Views: 5,467
Posted By lehnerus2000
How big are the image files? If you have a...

How big are the image files?

If you have a stack of multi-megapixel images, it will take a long time to generate thumbnails.

I have a folder with ~2000, 1920x1080 wallpaper images that are 2 MB...
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