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Forum: General Discussion 17 Jun 2011
Replies: 8
Views: 81,253
Posted By SFwriter
Glad it worked for you. The simple solutions are...

Glad it worked for you. The simple solutions are often the best and most widely applicable. If this plan doesn't work, I blame a conflicting piece of software for resetting it after you're done.
Forum: Tutorials 12 Feb 2010
Replies: 2,116
Views: 5,723,335
Posted By SFwriter
C'est la vie, I suppose... or is it more "c'est...

C'est la vie, I suppose... or is it more "c'est la guerre"? <heheh> In retrospect, I should "sail a boat" and stay out of the Operating System!:roflmao:

In any case, thanks for your insights,...
Forum: Tutorials 11 Feb 2010
Replies: 2,116
Views: 5,723,335
Posted By SFwriter
Had to do a complete reinstall, but at least it...

Had to do a complete reinstall, but at least it works now. I can install programmes and hardware once again. And the new web-camera that started it all? I plugged it in and it worked without...
Forum: Tutorials 07 Feb 2010
Replies: 2,116
Views: 5,723,335
Posted By SFwriter
Since coming to the awareness that SFC says it's...

Since coming to the awareness that SFC says it's replacing files every time I run it, that makes me think that not much is really changing... I guess I'm going to have to do the re-install. At...
Forum: Tutorials 07 Feb 2010
Replies: 2,116
Views: 5,723,335
Posted By SFwriter
I'll certainly take a peek. Every time I run SFC...

I'll certainly take a peek. Every time I run SFC it says it is replacing corrupted files. Even after I JUST ran it... Maybe it's not replacing anything, just adding new files.

Addenda:

No...
Forum: Tutorials 07 Feb 2010
Replies: 2,116
Views: 5,723,335
Posted By SFwriter
This is the answer I was afraid of getting... ...

This is the answer I was afraid of getting... Losing all my settings and installs. I actually did do the sfc /scannow in an elevated command box and it "repaired" my imageres.dll file before I did...
Forum: Tutorials 06 Feb 2010
Replies: 2,116
Views: 5,723,335
Posted By SFwriter
Absolutely. It all functions as explained in the...

Absolutely. It all functions as explained in the guide. Each step completes until it gets to this screen (first attached image) and it stalls a 0% for many seconds then presents the next screen that...
Forum: Tutorials 05 Feb 2010
Replies: 2,116
Views: 5,723,335
Posted By SFwriter
Repair install fails

My "Repair Install" fails between step 9 & 10, and sends me back to the beginning telling me to update first. There is nothing new at the updates. It's and endless cycle of frustration.
Forum: Hardware & Devices 05 Feb 2010
Replies: 3
Views: 1,569
Posted By SFwriter
Sadly, I'm afraid it's not a simple solution like...

Sadly, I'm afraid it's not a simple solution like turning it on. It's not a digital photo camera, but a webcam (MSG923 MYSHOW 16 M/p 640x480 30fps), so no memory card. The other is a Microsoft...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 05 Feb 2010
Replies: 3
Views: 1,569
Posted By SFwriter
Trying to get my camera installed

I think I've tried everything you've suggested to Repair my WIN7 install (to get my camera installed). It's supposed to be driverless and does install in 5 seconds flat on my friend 's...
Forum: General Discussion 30 Jan 2010
Replies: 8
Views: 81,253
Posted By SFwriter
Actually, it is easier than that. No Tricks or...

Actually, it is easier than that. No Tricks or Mysteries.

Open Control Panel and then Power Options. In there you'll have one of the three power plans selected (Balance, High Performance, and...
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