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  1. Thanks, Drew. I may just dial them up. But I...

    Thanks, Drew. I may just dial them up. But I ran sfc again, and it wanted a restart again, so after the restart (which took a while), I ran it yet again, and it returned:

    43216

    I opened...
  2. Thanks for the input. Have been doing yard work...

    Thanks for the input. Have been doing yard work and haven't had time or energy to pursue. But here's a progress report:

    jwoods: The time on my system agrees with my smart phone, my atomic clock...
  3. Win8.1 "Couldn't complete updates; undoing changes" error code 8007045B

    We are not surprised when the system takes a little time to shut down because it's loading updates, and then a little time to apply them on start-up.

    Recently, the process has been that the...
  4. Well thank you, Calimanco. I'll try that. ...

    Well thank you, Calimanco. I'll try that. Thanks for reminding me about using the restore point, since my next question would have been, "How do I put it back, since I don't know the driver name?" ...
  5. Alternatives to Dell's audio-control program?

    Howdy, Boys & Girls,

    I recently purchased a new Dell Inspiron with W8.1. While I am fairly well tickled with it, there is one thing I'd change if possible. When you want to change the volume of...
  6. It's like the stars all aligned!

    I had just found this article, and we are amazed at how wonderful this is. Check out:

    https://www.yahoo.com/food/you-know-the-trick-to-evenly-chopping-an-onion-93334968351.html

    Cutting a...
  7. Back Again

    Well guys, I said I'd be back to report.

    Since the end of December, my PC has not "failed" to launch explorer. I did the chkdsk, and it didn't report any problems. I did not do the sfc /scannow...
  8. Many thanks, and Happy Holidays! I'll try it and...

    Many thanks, and Happy Holidays! I'll try it and report back.

    Parkton steve
  9. I tried the chkdsk solution. Explorer has failed...

    I tried the chkdsk solution. Explorer has failed to start once since that day.

    I'm not familiar with scannow - could you elaborate?


    Parkton STeve
  10. Thanks for the suggestions. I'll try them and...

    Thanks for the suggestions. I'll try them and report back. It may take a little while - the problem is intermittent, which begs the question: why does does a conflict occur now and not the next few...
  11. Windows explorer intermittently fails to start after boot.

    Hi gang,

    I don't know how long it's been doing this now, but for at least several weeks when I power up in the morning, I log in and sometimes get my wallpaper and nothing else. (XP sp3) If I...
  12. KB2508429 failed to install - anyone else having that problem?

    I've never had a patch fail to install, that I can remember. I went to the Windows update site, it said I already had it downloaded, so I tried to have it installed again. Failed again.

    Any...
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