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Nov
28
comment msconfig not saving changes to startup items / Windows 7
the problem has returned. When I try to deselect Skype or TeamViewer, Autoruns gives the error: Error changing item state: The system cannot find the file specified. I've created a new question for this error here.
Nov
22
comment msconfig not saving changes to startup items / Windows 7
Thanks Chenmunka. Autoruns did the trick.
Nov
22
comment msconfig not saving changes to startup items / Windows 7
A personal workstation.
Aug
14
comment count the number of sequential duplicates excel
Works a treat. Thanks Paul. You've saved me a heap of time and energy.
Aug
14
comment count the number of sequential duplicates excel
Thanks. I forgot about the header row.
Aug
14
comment count the number of sequential duplicates excel
Hi Paul. See this image (i112.photobucket.com/albums/n180/SRD001/screenshots/excel.png). It isn't producing the expected sequence.
Dec
30
comment How do I troubleshoot a Windows freeze or slowness?
The link to WPAT above has expired. Go here instead: blogs.msdn.com/b/jimmymay/archive/2009/11/24/…
Dec
18
comment IE9 address bar disappears / not selectable
Unfortunately No Add-ons results in the same symptom - no address bar, and no ability to select it in Toolbars.
Dec
18
comment IE9 address bar disappears / not selectable
I reinstalled IE and the problem was resolved initially, but reoccurred a day later.
Oct
11
comment Can't authenticate to shared network resource
The previous IT person installed them, not me. :-P
Oct
11
comment Can't authenticate to shared network resource
It just said Windows could not connect to sharename. I uninstalled Sophos Firewall/AntiVirus, and McAfee AntiVirus, and the symptoms disappeared.
Oct
6
comment Can't authenticate to shared network resource
Yes, I have tried mapping the IP address but the same problem occurs. I can ping the IP fine.
Oct
5
comment Can't authenticate to shared network resource
Thanks, there are no conflicts and they're in the same subnet.
Oct
3
comment Can't authenticate to shared network resource
What do you mean by IP conflicts Jake?
Sep
3
comment keyboard enters quotes and single quotes only after 2nd keypress
thanks Dave, this symptom confused the hell out of me
Apr
15
comment want to make text size 15% bigger in Win 7
Could it be a registry setting that could be modified? ie. find the reg setting and change 125% to 115%?
Apr
1
comment Not able to install Win Xp on Lenovo Ideapad z570
Yes, setting the HDD to IDE will probably fix the problem. You can do this in the BIOS screen before boot.
Mar
8
comment Windows XP Task Bar stuck on right side of screen
I disabled the quick launch toolbar and then moved the taskbar back. Thanks guys!
Feb
1
comment Uninstall TCP/IP Windows XP (uninstall is greyed out)
Thanks for the -1, Microsoft employee. Truth hurts?
Feb
1
comment Uninstall TCP/IP Windows XP (uninstall is greyed out)
Thanks, all of those methods I've tried and linked to above. ;-)