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  1. I use Evernote for this - select what to save,...

    I use Evernote for this - select what to save, click the elephant, click Save, tag the resultant EN Note as 'Windows Secrets', copy & paste Newsletter number and date into Note Title. Done.

    If...
  2. Poll: What we're getting isn't a Newsletter it's what's...

    What we're getting isn't a Newsletter it's what's commonly called a Digest - one might have thought that an IT Publishing outfit would know that.

    I like to save Newsletters to my tablet and read...
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    Programmer here - file locks are done by the OS...

    Programmer here - file locks are done by the OS at the request of the application - read the link in my previous post

    Word 2007


    I would open and edit mytext.docx in Word 2007, whilst it was...
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    I use a defunct program from Prismatic Software...

    I use a defunct program from Prismatic Software called Dup Detector - it analyses the content of the images, in terms of edges, gradients, colours, luminance etc - so it can find crops, mirrors,...
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    The items I can see there seem to be about...

    The items I can see there seem to be about document protection

    I should have made more precise. I'm referring to regular file system locks that are used to prevent program A opening file 'fred'...
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    Word 2010 and file locking

    When a document was being edited in Word 2007 the document file was locked - this doesn't happen with Word 2010

    Anyway to restore the document file locking behaviour of Word 2007 in Word 2010
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  7. @tonyl - Your blood's worth bottling The...

    @tonyl - Your blood's worth bottling

    The Outlook Connection reinstall didn't fix the problem (basically the account was as dead as a dodo), nor did the POP 3 solution at groovypost (couldn't logon...
  8. Thanks guys My bioram ain't what it used to be...

    Thanks guys

    My bioram ain't what it used to be either, as I recall I set up my mail on XP and Office 2003. Miraculously since then its always, 'just' worked - only problem I've had with mail in...
  9. Couldn't agree more - Nir Sofer's tools are...

    Couldn't agree more - Nir Sofer's tools are excellent.

    Would be e nice to have something like the old Mmm. IIRC it allowed one to organise the menu - I had image related tools in one flyout,...
  10. Can't get Hotmail working again in Outlook 2007

    On Nov 14 I got an email from MS viz



    On Monday Nov 22 mail stopped flowing to/from my hotmail account in my desktop Outlook 2007. So I did the above 2 steps, but the mail is still not flowing....
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    I thought that's what I did - but the 2010 custom...

    I thought that's what I did - but the 2010 custom install didn't give me the options I expected to see - I would have preferred to only install OneNote and do the others later - but that option...
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    @Berton - thanks - 64 bit not an option, too much...

    @Berton - thanks - 64 bit not an option, too much hassle converting addins and macros. And Word Pad is not suitable, I need a full blown WP.

    I did a reinstall of Word 2007 and the lost...
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    Outlook 2007 and Word 2010

    I installed MS Office 2010 Home and Student (because I wanted OneNote 2010) - as a result I've lost some things in Outlook 2007, including Styles, Insert Picture, As You Type spell checking etc, this...
  14. On my Windows 10 (upgrade from 7) msconfig is...

    On my Windows 10 (upgrade from 7) msconfig is still available to get a Safe Boot on next restart from within Windows. That shift clicking on Power method is diabolical for people who for HEALTH...
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    Typically, this review focuses on the features of...

    Typically, this review focuses on the features of the BACKUP processes with scant mention of the RESTORE processes. It doesn't matter how many bells and whistles the backup processes have, if the...
  16. In Australia almost all the tech support...

    In Australia almost all the tech support fraudsters I hear from operate out of the Philippines.

    IMO it's time for our governments to impose trade and travel sanctions against countries that...
  17. There are a lot of problems with KB2918614...

    There are a lot of problems with KB2918614 breaking Windows Installer Service ==>>...
  18. I use the excellent ConEmu command window...

    I use the excellent ConEmu command window replacement, mutitab, unicode fonts are what I like.

    nw
  19. I doubt Fred mis-understands the meaning of Date...

    I doubt Fred mis-understands the meaning of Date Created, rather he, like you, falls into the trap of not being precise.

    In essence a file has two parts - a directory (folder) entry, referred to...
  20. Why waste a task icon and a whole screen just to...

    Why waste a task icon and a whole screen just to see the weather - install sweather, show temp in notify zone, click to pop up 5 day forecast, hit escape to dismiss.

    seems to me that all this...
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    Some satellite based service providers will...

    Some satellite based service providers will suspend your email account if you persist in flooding the transponders with mail.

    The US Government can effectively suspend your account by issuing...
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    OK I tried that, didn't fix it But it gave me...

    OK I tried that, didn't fix it

    But it gave me the idea to uninstall everything that I've installed/reinstalled since Dec 1st 2013 (including Office & WU updates) - didn't fix it.

    I'm...
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    Windows 7 - File Associations

    I'm getting the error message shown in the attachment whenever try to do anything with Open With...\Choose default program or Control Panel\Default Programs\Set Associations

    I've run SFC scannow...
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    Have you tried 'reinstalling' the indexing...

    Have you tried 'reinstalling' the indexing service, you'll have to rebuild the indexes after you do it. Go to Control Panel->Programs & Features->Turn Windows features on or off (its on the left) -...
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    It is a heck of lot of something over a flaky 64...

    It is a heck of lot of something over a flaky 64 Kbps satellite link with 3 sec (72,000km) round trip latency delay - especially my time and patience :lol:

    nw
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