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Forum: Performance & Maintenance 06 Aug 2017
Replies: 15
Views: 1,845
Posted By robls99
Sorry for the delayed reply. Here is a summary of...

Sorry for the delayed reply. Here is a summary of the problem to date:

I was able to delete the offending "selected task {0} no longer exists from the Defrag Task Scheduler listing. But no change...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 27 Jul 2017
Replies: 15
Views: 1,845
Posted By robls99
Roy, I'd like to try deleting the...

Roy,

I'd like to try deleting the ScheduleDefrag per the above. Any thoughts on this before I do?

Layback Bear,

Thanks for your reply but the problem is not deleting the Restore Points, the...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 26 Jul 2017
Replies: 15
Views: 1,845
Posted By robls99
The same post suggested to delete the file: ...

The same post suggested to delete the file:

c:\Windows\System32\Tasks\Microsoft\Windows\Defrag\ScheduleDefrag

and then select:
Start > Disk Defragmenter > Configure schedule
to reschedule it...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 26 Jul 2017
Replies: 15
Views: 1,845
Posted By robls99
The error message above seems to relate to the...

The error message above seems to relate to the Defrag entry in the Task Scheduler Library.

Based on a suggestion I read, I clicked on each item in the TS Library and the Defrag was the only one...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 26 Jul 2017
Replies: 15
Views: 1,845
Posted By robls99
Roy, I'm beginning to think the problem is...

Roy,

I'm beginning to think the problem is in the Task Scheduler since I can do manual restore points but not automatic.
When I open the TS, I immediately get an error message:

"The selected...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 23 Jul 2017
Replies: 15
Views: 1,845
Posted By robls99
Roy, Here are the 2 zip files you asked for....

Roy,

Here are the 2 zip files you asked for.
Thanks for the education - I hope I did it right.

Rob

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Forum: Performance & Maintenance 19 Jul 2017
Replies: 15
Views: 1,845
Posted By robls99
Roy, If you are still around, please reply...

Roy,

If you are still around, please reply to my last post.

tkx
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 15 Jul 2017
Replies: 15
Views: 1,845
Posted By robls99
Roy, Sorry for the delay in getting back to...

Roy,

Sorry for the delay in getting back to you.

1. I ran scannow and the KB (had to find a Win7-64 version)

2. I did not find any "3 choices basically all, some or none" in System...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 12 Jul 2017
Replies: 15
Views: 1,845
Posted By robls99
torchwood, Thanks for the prompt reply. ...

torchwood,

Thanks for the prompt reply.

Please clarify, I'm a little fuzzy on some of what you sent.

1. Space allocated is 10% (100GB)

2. I'm not sure what you mean with "are you copying...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 12 Jul 2017
Replies: 15
Views: 1,845
Posted By robls99
System Protection to create Restore Point only works in manual mode

I have a Win7-64-Pro comp where something happened to it will not create/save Any automatic restore points. When I click on "Show more restore points" it only shows the current day's manual restore...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 29 Jun 2017
Replies: 4
Views: 827
Posted By robls99
Megahertz07, Got it. Thanks for the addl...

Megahertz07,

Got it. Thanks for the addl info.

Have a nice holiday,

Bob
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 28 Jun 2017
Replies: 4
Views: 827
Posted By robls99
Megahertz07, Thanks for the prompt reply. ...

Megahertz07,

Thanks for the prompt reply.

I have 2 comp, the 2nd is cloned.
The one w/o the pics takes about 3hrs vs overnight for the one with the pics.

Are you saying that /r forces it to...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 28 Jun 2017
Replies: 4
Views: 827
Posted By robls99
When running CHKDSK /R is there a way to skip over a single folder

I have a large photo folder with tons of .jpg picts.

It takes all night to run a chkdsk /r which I like to do after a crash or periodic maintenance.

Is there a way to skip over one big folder...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 30 Mar 2017
Replies: 1
Views: 1,019
Posted By robls99
Can wildcards (*) be used for Blocked Senders add list?

When adding Blocked Senders names to Outlook 2007 can I type:

*.untd.com or is it sufficient just to enter untd.com and any email ending in that will be trapped.

Sometimes there are various...
Forum: Music, Pictures & Video 18 Jul 2016
Replies: 0
Views: 573
Posted By robls99
Need help printing 5 x 7 pics from Samsung Galaxy S

I'm trying to print color pics emailed to me using a Samsung Galaxy S6 phone.
I'm using Win7-64 Pro with MS Office 2007 Picture Mgr and printing to my HP Office Jet Pro 8500.

I can usually print...
Forum: General Discussion 30 Dec 2015
Replies: 3
Views: 621
Posted By robls99
Brink, Great idea (almost in the "Duh!"...

Brink,

Great idea (almost in the "Duh!" category on this end).
I checked the Restore box but then exited so I could get a clean boot and a screen print of the first page of Services for a...
Forum: General Discussion 30 Dec 2015
Replies: 3
Views: 621
Posted By robls99
How can I restore the Administrative 'Services' that all say 'Disable'

I mistakenly clicked a check box when I was trying to change the Admistrative > Services to fix a Print Spooler that got Disabled.

Now, most of the Services now say Disable.
I had just cloned...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 01 Dec 2015
Replies: 5
Views: 811
Posted By robls99
Callender, Thanks for the clarification.

Callender,

Thanks for the clarification.
Forum: Browsers & Mail 29 Nov 2015
Replies: 5
Views: 811
Posted By robls99
Callender, Thanks a lot, I'll check them all...

Callender,

Thanks a lot, I'll check them all out.

Rob
Forum: Browsers & Mail 28 Nov 2015
Replies: 5
Views: 811
Posted By robls99
Need Firefox add on that checks for Safe websites?

Is there an add on to Win7 FF that will automatically check any websites you visit and tell you if they are safe to use?
Forum: Hardware & Devices 08 Sep 2015
Replies: 2
Views: 757
Posted By robls99
thanks, I'll check it out. Rob

thanks, I'll check it out.

Rob
Forum: Hardware & Devices 09 Aug 2015
Replies: 2
Views: 757
Posted By robls99
Need KVM to switch dual monitors to 2 cpus

Please recommend a simple(manual?) KVM to switch dual monitors between 2 different cpus.

Prefer USB for KB and wireless mouse and VGA for monitors, using Win7 (although DVI is ok).
I don't need...
Forum: System Security 24 Nov 2014
Replies: 4
Views: 1,117
Posted By robls99
Tookeri, Thanks for the addl info - that...

Tookeri,

Thanks for the addl info - that helps.
Forum: System Security 24 Nov 2014
Replies: 4
Views: 1,117
Posted By robls99
Tookeri, Thanks for the info on PE but I'm a...

Tookeri,

Thanks for the info on PE but I'm a little fuzzy as to how PE + VirusTotal relates to my specific problem of only changing the shortcut TM display to Minimized. I don't think I have a...
Forum: System Security 23 Nov 2014
Replies: 4
Views: 1,117
Posted By robls99
Permssions won't allow shortcut change to run Minimized?

I created a shortcut icon to taskmgr.exe and placed it in the proper Startup folder so it would run at start up.

It runs fine but I want to change the properties to run Minimized vs Normal Window...
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