Search:

Type: Posts; User: Rick Corbett; Keyword(s):

Page 1 of 11 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.01 seconds; generated 58 minute(s) ago.

  1. Replies
    6
    Views
    81

    I looked at Moo0 Connection Watcher...

    I looked at Moo0 Connection Watcher (which your link points to) a while ago but, in my opinion, it wasn't at all accurate. I've just looked at it again and, in my opinion (on my PC at least), the...
  2. Replies
    2
    Views
    35

    Can you clarify what "I just ran jv16" means? Do...

    Can you clarify what "I just ran jv16" means? Do you mean you ran "Macecraft jv16 Powertools" or, as Berton suggests, the Java Runtime Environment (JRE) 1.6?

    What do you mean by "this came up as a...
  3. Replies
    4
    Views
    131

    Like rubinontheroad, my main PC is also about 5...

    Like rubinontheroad, my main PC is also about 5 years old. I've just been testing DUMO (Drivers Update Monitor) (which I like for its simplicity and have added to my portable toolkit) and it shows...
  4. Replies
    7
    Views
    170

    I've had nearly a dozen experiences where...

    I've had nearly a dozen experiences where un-installing Trusteer Rapport has fixed connection problems for family, friends and colleagues. In particular it prevents the VPN client we use for...
  5. Replies
    6
    Views
    81

    I prefer Nir Sofer's NetworkTrafficView...

    I prefer Nir Sofer's NetworkTrafficView as this shows both connections and traffic (including those from the router itself) instead of just processes. In addition, using CTRL+I on a remote connection...
  6. Good find, Paul. Many thanks.

    Good find, Paul. Many thanks.
  7. Thread: DVD drive

    by Rick Corbett
    Replies
    7
    Views
    187

    1) USB 3 is backwards compatible with USB 2 so,...

    1) USB 3 is backwards compatible with USB 2 so, yes, the new USB 3 DVD drive should be compatible with your laptop (provided you're not running a very old OS like Windows 98).

    2) Yes, it can be...
  8. Replies
    6
    Views
    165

    In the screenshot of the error dialog it looks...

    In the screenshot of the error dialog it looks like the film's folder name has a space before and after it, i.e. F:\Movies\ Mean Girls (2004) \Mean Girls (2004).mkv.
  9. Replies
    16
    Views
    429

    If you want the free version of Adobe Acrobat 8,...

    If you want the free version of Adobe Acrobat 8, here's a download link for APRO23_Win_ESD1_WWEFG.exe. The file size is 489 Mb.

    I've just downloaded it and installed it on a VM. The 'complete'...
  10. Replies
    16
    Views
    429

    The OP's ultra portable - an HP EliteBook 2530p -...

    The OP's ultra portable - an HP EliteBook 2530p - may be one of the ones that came with a 1.8" hard drive. The highest capacity drive available (now that Hitachi and Seagate no longer do 1.8" drives)...
  11. Replies
    16
    Views
    429

    You could always install Foxit PDF Reader...

    You could always install Foxit PDF Reader then print from within WordPerfect to Foxit's virtual PDF printer to create PDF's. Foxit PDF Reader is far less bloated (98 Mb) and faster to load than...
  12. Replies
    6
    Views
    234

    The Microtek ScanMaker 4800 was introduced in...

    The Microtek ScanMaker 4800 was introduced in 2001 and isn't supported by any built-in driver in Windows 7. The last released driver was for Windows XP.

    YouTube shows a video of a user claiming to...
  13. Replies
    13
    Views
    1,593

    @Chris Cooper - If you're going to make the leap...

    @Chris Cooper - If you're going to make the leap then here's another couple of tips:


    Use a headset that connects via USB (or wireless) rather than one with 3.5 mm audio jack connectors. (This...
  14. Replies
    13
    Views
    1,593

    @petesmst: One of the selling points of DNS 13 is...

    @petesmst: One of the selling points of DNS 13 is that, unlike previous versions, initial voice training for the new version is no longer recommended... so it's a shame you've had this experience.
    ...
  15. Replies
    15
    Views
    490

    'Cos they were all born in the UK? (Pennsylvania,...

    'Cos they were all born in the UK? (Pennsylvania, South Gloucester or Exeter, Devon)
  16. Hmmm.... you haven't given much info (what OS,...

    Hmmm.... you haven't given much info (what OS, what media player, etc.) but the answer is yes... probably. :)

    To give you an idea, have a look at one of Rob Chambers' Windows Speech Recognition...
  17. Replies
    6
    Views
    269

    Nir Sofer (author of WhatInStartup) often...

    Nir Sofer (author of WhatInStartup) often discusses issues with false positive alerts on his blog.

    Whilst caution is wise, I've used all of his utilities for many years and never had a problem...
  18. Replies
    13
    Views
    1,593

    Chris - One thing to point out with DNS is that...

    Chris - One thing to point out with DNS is that you need an Internet connection to activate each installation.

    On the plus side, you can install DNS on two devices at a time (as it's licensed 'per...
  19. Replies
    13
    Views
    1,593

    Windows has had speech recognition built-in since...

    Windows has had speech recognition built-in since Vista (although admittedly it wasn't great at that time). However, WSR (Windows Speech Recognition) within Windows 7 is vastly improved over Vista...
  20. @iTobaman - Many thanks for the info. How to...

    @iTobaman - Many thanks for the info.

    How to Remove PUP.Optional.OpenCandy (Removal Guide)

    Hope this helps...
  21. The only way I can find to show what you want...

    The only way I can find to show what you want with a .docx file in Word 2007 is to turn on 'Show (paragraph marks)' either using the toolbar button or using CTRL+*. Even then, the page break doesn't...
  22. @Drewski - I have to agree with you... I was just...

    @Drewski - I have to agree with you... I was just responding to a request for information about what Grimefighter does (or is supposed to do).

    I did a Google search for Grimefighter and found...
  23. Everything you always wanted to know about avast!...

    Everything you always wanted to know about avast! GrimeFighter, but were afraid to ask!

    Hope this helps...
  24. "Bi-directional printing", IMHO, was a misnomer....

    "Bi-directional printing", IMHO, was a misnomer. More correctly, the phrase should have always been "Bi-directional communication", i.e. the print (end) device could send - at the very least - status...
  25. Replies
    7
    Views
    717

    I don't know about Windows 8.x but Microsoft's...

    I don't know about Windows 8.x but Microsoft's built-in standard mouse driver for Windows 7 and Windows XP both show the "Snap To" option on the "Pointer Options" tab of "Mouse Properties" (in...
Results 1 to 25 of 261
Page 1 of 11 1 2 3 4