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Forum: Browsers & Mail 3 Hours Ago
Replies: 8
Views: 136
Posted By Lady Fitzgerald
Chrome is one of the worst browsers,...

Chrome is one of the worst browsers, securitywise, out there simply because it is made by Google.

IE11 is the only IE browser that should ever be used. Earlier versions are no longer supported by...
Forum: General Discussion 20 Hours Ago
Replies: 68
Views: 11,915
Posted By Lady Fitzgerald
HP did pretty much the same when Win 7 came out....

HP did pretty much the same when Win 7 came out. They refused to make Win 7 drivers for their older hardware. It's a major reason I will not buy anything from HP (poor tech help is another one along...
Forum: Software 1 Day Ago
Replies: 6
Views: 175
Posted By Lady Fitzgerald
:doh: You are absolutely right and I frequently...

:doh: You are absolutely right and I frequently use LibreOffice Writer for just that (I'm really losing it in my dotage!). What's nice about using Libre Office to create a PDF is you can set it to...
Forum: Software 1 Day Ago
Replies: 6
Views: 175
Posted By Lady Fitzgerald
PDF Studio (PDF Studio - PDF Editor Software for...

PDF Studio (PDF Studio - PDF Editor Software for Mac, Windows and Linux (https://www.qoppa.com/pdfstudio)). I recommend getting the Pro version; it's well worth it. The Pro version has more features...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 1 Day Ago
Replies: 4
Views: 136
Posted By Lady Fitzgerald
Something I didn't mention is BT is terrible for...

Something I didn't mention is BT is terrible for music (for more on this, read here: https://www.howtogeek.com/354321/why-bluetooth-headsets-are-terrible-on-windows-pcs/)

I'm not the only one who...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 2 Days Ago
Replies: 4
Views: 136
Posted By Lady Fitzgerald
Not everyone has BT (Bluetooth) native to their...

Not everyone has BT (Bluetooth) native to their computer and BT dongles are usually less than stellar. Also, some companies put out a series of devices that can run off one USB dongle (transmitter,...
Forum: Software 4 Days Ago
Replies: 29
Views: 974
Posted By Lady Fitzgerald
I'm confused. :confused: How would creating a new...

I'm confused. :confused: How would creating a new user account and/or moving one fix anything?
Forum: Backup and Restore 5 Days Ago
Replies: 20
Views: 66,754
Posted By Lady Fitzgerald
What he said. I always recommend using Windows...

What he said. I always recommend using Windows Defragger. It may not be as thorough as some third party defraggers but Windows Defragger is an example of godd enough being good enough. Your HDD can...
Forum: Software 5 Days Ago
Replies: 29
Views: 974
Posted By Lady Fitzgerald
I'm not being sarcastic. I'm pleading for help....

I'm not being sarcastic. I'm pleading for help. Seriously! I frequently need very simple, complete, step by step directions (having learning difficulties often makes simple things complicated for...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 5 Days Ago
Replies: 7
Views: 308
Posted By Lady Fitzgerald
UEFI is needed with GPT disks only if installing...

UEFI is needed with GPT disks only if installing an OS on them. I have 25 4TB disks all formatted GPT and all are working fine for data disks. All were formatted on machines using MBR drives for the...
Forum: Software 5 Days Ago
Replies: 29
Views: 974
Posted By Lady Fitzgerald
Ok, please pretend I'm 3 years old or old and...

Ok, please pretend I'm 3 years old or old and senile (wait, I am old and senile) and explain step by detailed step how to do that.
Forum: Software 6 Days Ago
Replies: 29
Views: 974
Posted By Lady Fitzgerald
That was a typo on my part. I was using regedit. ...

That was a typo on my part. I was using regedit.



I'm not using a USB cable when using USB. I plugging USB flash drives directly into the ports (this is a notebook computer). I do use a cable...
Forum: Software 6 Days Ago
Replies: 29
Views: 974
Posted By Lady Fitzgerald
Sadly, yes, all four of them. No joy.

Sadly, yes, all four of them. No joy.
Forum: Software 6 Days Ago
Replies: 29
Views: 974
Posted By Lady Fitzgerald
Help!

Help!
Forum: Software 1 Week Ago
Replies: 29
Views: 974
Posted By Lady Fitzgerald
Yes, after Paul black told me how to do it. :o...

Yes, after Paul black told me how to do it. :o Still no joy since it showed Auto Play was set to 1.
Forum: Software 1 Week Ago
Replies: 29
Views: 974
Posted By Lady Fitzgerald
Hello? Anyone?

Hello? Anyone?
Forum: Software 1 Week Ago
Replies: 29
Views: 974
Posted By Lady Fitzgerald
It did...some. When I got to CD ROM, AutoRun was...

It did...some. When I got to CD ROM, AutoRun was already set to 1. :confused: Now what?
Forum: General Discussion 1 Week Ago
Replies: 10
Views: 1,794
Posted By Lady Fitzgerald
:thumbsup:

:thumbsup:
Forum: Software 1 Week Ago
Replies: 29
Views: 974
Posted By Lady Fitzgerald
I'm not having a good day. I tried running the...

I'm not having a good day. I tried running the first line in a command prompt and was told it couln't be found. What am I dong wrong?
Forum: Software 1 Week Ago
Replies: 29
Views: 974
Posted By Lady Fitzgerald
The problem has not gone away. Anymore...

The problem has not gone away. Anymore suggestions?
Forum: Software 1 Week Ago
Replies: 29
Views: 974
Posted By Lady Fitzgerald
okaay, I got a gpedit.msc not found message when...

okaay, I got a gpedit.msc not found message when I did that.
Forum: Software 1 Week Ago
Replies: 29
Views: 974
Posted By Lady Fitzgerald
Ok It's still not working. Anymore...

Ok

It's still not working. Anymore suggestions (short of using the notebook as a Frisbee)?
Forum: Software 1 Week Ago
Replies: 29
Views: 974
Posted By Lady Fitzgerald
Forgive the ignorance of a senile old lady but...

Forgive the ignorance of a senile old lady but how do I get to gpedit?
Forum: Software 1 Week Ago
Replies: 29
Views: 974
Posted By Lady Fitzgerald
Thanks Brink. Unfortunately, that was not the...

Thanks Brink. Unfortunately, that was not the problem. It shows as being turned on. On a hunch, I turned it off and saved the setting. Then I turned it back on and saved it. No joy.
Forum: Software 1 Week Ago
Replies: 29
Views: 974
Posted By Lady Fitzgerald
USB drives do not open a window.

Normally, when I plug a USB flash drive into a USB port or use an adapter cable to connect an SSD to the computer via a USB port, once the computer recognizes it, it will open a window with a variety...
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