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  1. I have always had problems with Outlook.com, so I...

    I have always had problems with Outlook.com, so I changed, years ago, to IMAP usage for Outlook.com with my email apps:

    Use the following settings in your email app (which works just fine with...
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    Do you like Windows 10? I do not like it. User...

    Do you like Windows 10?

    I do not like it. User I am.
    I do not like Windows 10.

    Would you like it here or there?

    I would not like it here or there.
    I would not like it anywhere.
    I do not...
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    +1 on Cyberlink PowerDVD. I also use this...

    +1 on Cyberlink PowerDVD. I also use this software, sometimes. It's very versatile. It's just not free...
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    I like VLC media player...

    I like VLC media player, but I have always preferred to use the K-Lite Codec Pack Mega Pack which includes an optimized Media Player Classic. It just seems a little more versatile to me.

    (NOTE 1:...
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    Personally, I use Flashblock ...

    Personally, I use Flashblock in Firefox, which not only blocks Flash, but also HTML5 Video and Silverlight (in the options). It displays a clickable button to temporarily enable...
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    Version 11.0.13 is the latest update to Adobe...

    Version 11.0.13 is the latest update to Adobe Reader 11.x, it is not the "DC" version (and it doesn't come with all of the baggage of the "DC" version".) See the release notes.

    The latest release...
  7. Frankly, if other third party companies produced...

    Frankly, if other third party companies produced software that caused so many problems, they would soon be out of business. Even if the problems are only 1% of 110 million installations, that is 1.1...
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    Thanks, RetiredGeek, for explaining what I was...

    Thanks, RetiredGeek, for explaining what I was doing here, especially defining the Unicode character definitions for certain letters.

    Alternatively, to return the system back to the default Segoe...
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    Aside from alternate programs, I am not aware of...

    Aside from alternate programs, I am not aware of any GUI application to change the fonts in files explorer for Windows 8.1 ( because Microsoft removed "advanced settings" to support new desktop...
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    Personally, my upgrade experience was terrible....

    Personally, my upgrade experience was terrible. How many have returned to the previous OS?

    Windows 8.1 with Update 1 (and other enhancements, such as Classic Shell) work excellently on this...
  11. I was mostly wondering how many mission critical...

    I was mostly wondering how many mission critical programs were hosed by the update to Windows 10, and how many had to downgrade due to these problems. Albeit, Windows 10 seems relatively promising,...
  12. How many have returned to the previous OS?

    After many problems associated with the Windows 10 "Upgrade", I restored my previous OS. Even though the GWX app incorrectly said that my computer was ready for the upgrade, the driver...
  13. Please stop saying that upgrading to Windows 10...

    Please stop saying that upgrading to Windows 10 is "a virtual no-brainer" for Windows 8 users. Not upgrading is a virtual no-brainer until its problems are fixed. I still haven't found a compelling...
  14. [SOLVED] Windows Update Corruption and SFC corruption

    Recently I had problems using Windows Update properly, where Windows Update would hang on "Preparing to install..." rather than actually downloading and installing the updates promptly.

    The...
  15. I, too, would be happy if I could install and run...

    I, too, would be happy if I could install and run Windows 10.

    After trying to perform an upgrade (to activate my machine), the install failed miserably, After disabling non-Microsoft startups, I...
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    Personally, I haven't seen a compelling reason to...

    Personally, I haven't seen a compelling reason to upgrade to Windows 10. I have downloaded the Windows 10 ISO (using the Media Creation Tool ), but I haven't found a good reason to upgrade from...
  17. Have you tried the instructions at Mozilla...

    Have you tried the instructions at Mozilla Support: How to disable the built-in PDF viewer and use another viewer?

    FWIW, I set it to Always Ask on my machine. When I click on a link to a PDF...
  18. I find that Windows XP Classic search is better...

    I find that Windows XP Classic search is better for file and folder names, and Windows Search 4.0 is better for file contents (using iFilters). I tried to describe how you can have functionality for...
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    In that case, you have a couple of other options:...

    In that case, you have a couple of other options:

    The "F3" key defaults to opening a search window from the desktop (or inside Windows Explorer). The "F3" key will also usually open application...
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    If you installed Windows Search 4.0...

    If you installed Windows Search 4.0 from Microsoft Update, then the target to open a Search Windows is:
    "C:\Program Files\Windows Desktop Search\WindowsSearch.exe" /launchsearchwindow

    If you use...
  21. It may be in the finicky way Windows searches for...

    It may be in the finicky way Windows searches for these entries.

    Windows searches for these sub-keys directly under the file type extension. It will search for the new .xls document at:...
  22. The "New" Menu

    There is not necessarily one good way to insert document types to the New menu; it depends on the type of document.

    Windows searches for items in the registry at HKCR\.XXX where .XXX is the...
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    Without 3rd-party software... Unlocking the...

    Without 3rd-party software...

    Unlocking the Cap Lock key the same way typewriters have been doing it for decades…

    For as long as I can remember, typewriters have been able to unlock the Caps...
  24. From Mozilla Support...

    From Mozilla Support, you can also find official release and beta versions here, on Mozilla's FTP server.
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    There were three .NET updates released in May...

    There were three .NET updates released in May 2012 (specifically NDP1.1sp1-KB2656370-X86.exe, NDP20SP2-KB2656369-x86.exe, and NDP40-KB2656368-x86.exe) that would appear on Microsoft Updates or...
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