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Jan
15
comment How to have “Fit picture to frame” disabled by default when printing a picture?
This is a problem shared by other people, and there's no resolution on the horizon.
Jan
15
comment How to have “Fit picture to frame” disabled by default when printing a picture?
What Windows OS do you have?
Jan
14
comment Why does my downloads folder take so long to load?
You need to do this on the Downloads folder in c:\users\yourusername, not on the Downloads shortcut under Favorites.
Jan
14
comment Why IE browser preference language doesn't work
Did you restart the browser?
Jan
14
comment WAMP server taking a long time to load in the browser
See my answer below.
Jan
13
comment Adobe Reader XI and Acrobat X will not open
Do an ALT+Tab to see if there is a user agreement you need to agree to, which might be hidden.
Jan
11
comment Check which com port my device uses?
Are they not listed in Device Manager? Right-click My Computer, and choose Manage, then you can see Device Manager.
Jan
10
comment Check which com port my device uses?
Does a USB port use a COM port? I didn't think it did. A COM port is used by Serial ports.
Jan
10
comment Remote desktop - “taking over” a big screen TV w. Raspberry Pi
Did you want to see a Windows desktop? Tight VNC on a Pi will show you the Pi's desktop.
Jan
10
comment Deliberately throttle network file transfer speed (Windows Explorer)
It is a Windows network share that I am copying from. I'm not sure if the Windows server accepts FTP connections.
Jan
10
comment Delete messages from IMAP
If you didn't need to keep any of your emails, you could delete the mailbox and recreate it...
Jan
10
comment windows keyboard language changed unexpectedly
Thanks Elazaron. We deleted the problem language. You might want to change your answer for future visitors to show how to remove a language that isn't needed. This will get you more up votes.
Jan
10
comment Deliberately throttle network file transfer speed (Windows Explorer)
Thanks. Added detail. Windows Explorer, and close of business.
Jan
8
comment Why I am unable to connect to remote desktop.?
What machine are you trying to connect to?
Jan
8
comment Hard disk showed incorrect size; chkdsk replaced invalid with default security ID; what now?
You should be able to boot your PC up, and choose to skip the chkdsk, I think. ("Press any key to skip check disk" maybe?)
Jan
8
comment Why I am unable to connect to remote desktop.?
What machine are you trying to connect to from your desktop? How is your desktop connected to that machine? Is it over a WAN? Is it part of a domain?
Jan
7
comment How can I merge two unallocated spaces?
The Parted Magic ISO is no longer available for free. You have to download it from the partedmagic.com website for $4.99, instead of using UNetbootin, and choose Diskimage instead of Distribution, above.
Jan
7
comment How to improve boot performance of PCs with Windows OS
Soluto is fine. I've been using it for about 18 months without a hassle, and no security issues. Note: if you uninstall Soluto, you lose all the performance tweaks you made with Soluto.
Dec
23
comment Photoshop CS6 not releasing memory after closing open files
Edit > Purge > (all options) are greyed out, except for Video Cache. Choosing this option does not reduce the RAM used by PS. Task Manager shows that PS is using 539MB, while RAM Map only shows it is using 74MB, without explaining where the other 465MB is coming from.
Nov
28
comment Autoruns: Error changing item state: The system cannot find the file specified
I deleted both subfolders, restarted, ran Autoruns, tried to delete TeamViewer, and received the same error.