Search:

Type: Posts; User: PhotoSci; Keyword(s):

Search: Search took 0.00 seconds.

  1. While I definitely share Woody's concerns over...

    While I definitely share Woody's concerns over the Comcast/Time-Warner merger, it is hard to imagine that T-W's service could get any worse. As I wrote to Congressman Franken, indifferent (and...
  2. The iTunes update created even more problems on...

    The iTunes update created even more problems on my Win 7/SP1 Dell desktop. In addition to the failed install and the other symptoms listed in Patch Watch, the update wiped out my Internet connection...
  3. Chinese Language Entry Under Services Tab in Task Manager

    In Windows 7 Home Premium (64 bit, SP1) under the Services tab in the Task Manager, I see an entry that appears to be in Chinese characters for both the Name and Description. Every time Iíve looked,...
  4. Thank you for the suggestion, mrjimphelps....

    Thank you for the suggestion, mrjimphelps. However, in this instance CCleaner merely invokes the InstallShield program with the same results (nothing, as far as I can see) as invoking it from either...
  5. Uninstalling a program when InstallShield fails to work

    Amongst our computers is an old Windows ME machine that we keep operating largely to run some legacy database software. One of the program files (not related to the database) has become corrupted and...
  6. Replies
    3
    Views
    809

    Acrobat Reader, Google Earth, Google Update, Java...

    Acrobat Reader, Google Earth, Google Update, Java Runtme, McAfee Site Advisor, Microsoft Office, Quicktime, Shockwave Flash, Silverlight, Windows Live Photo Gallery, and my AV.
  7. Replies
    3
    Views
    809

    Annoying Wings of Destiny Screen Appears

    For the past few weeks, an annoying tab has sporadically appeared when I'm using Firefox, opening to the URL

    wod.igg.com/load/v2/?type=glispa&cid=132&key=CD3848.819691982

    with a screen urging...
  8. Replies
    4
    Views
    497

    And thank you BruceR for the links. The posting...

    And thank you BruceR for the links. The posting on Daily Scam Alerts is near-identical to mine. [Sorry, I couldn't find the "Thanks" button linked to your post.]
  9. Replies
    4
    Views
    497

    Thanks, Medico. The email is obviously phishing...

    Thanks, Medico. The email is obviously phishing (besides promising the usual millions of unclaimed funds, it contains dozens of grammatical/syntactical mistakes), but if the link actually goes to a...
  10. Replies
    4
    Views
    497

    Understanding Domain Names

    I need a bit of education here by the Lounge Lizards more knowledgeable than I.

    I received an obviously bogus email purporting to be from Western Union (I didn't have to read past the "Dear...
  11. I have experienced the same problem on several...

    I have experienced the same problem on several websites with Firefox 16.0.2 and Adobe: trying to print a PDF page results in no action or error message. My recourse is either to switch to IE to do...
  12. Antivirus — and OS alternatives — for WinME ...

    Antivirus — and OS alternatives — for WinME

    Avast! AV also has a free edition that is currently supported on Windows ME. One of our computers is still running ME because of legacy software that...
Results 1 to 12 of 12