Search:

Type: Posts; User: Steve C

Page 1 of 10 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.03 seconds.

  1. Thread: So Called October Upgrade by Steve C
    Forum: Installation and Upgrade
    Replies 8 Views 460

    Consider yourself lucky. I always defer these bug...

    Consider yourself lucky. I always defer these bug ridden feature updates for at least 6 months to allow the early adopters to be beta testers.
  2. Thread: Diagnostic by Steve C
    Forum: General Support
    Replies 6 Views 641

    No difference to what?

    No difference to what?
  3. Thread: Sr. Citizen Questions Re New Desktop & Virus Programs, Please by Steve C
    Forum: AntiVirus, Firewalls and System Security
    Replies 6 Views 646

    I'm content just using the built in version on...

    I'm content just using the built in version on Defender augmented with weekly scans by AdwCleaner and Malwarebytes (free).

    Follow safe browsing habits and don't open unknown email attachments.
    ...
  4. Thread: Temporary micropatch available for zero-day Windows exploit by Steve C
    Forum: Windows Updates and Activation
    Replies 1 Views 190

    Who trusts the publisher and that the 'fix' won't...

    Who trusts the publisher and that the 'fix' won't break something?
  5. Thread: Diagnostic by Steve C
    Forum: General Support
    Replies 6 Views 641

    Enable the turbo boost feature in the BIOS. This...

    Enable the turbo boost feature in the BIOS. This feature enables the CPU clock speed to increase when under load up to the maximum value set in the BIOS. If you want to overclock, you can set higher...
  6. Replies 4 Views 277

    They are independent. I found File History...

    They are independent. I found File History unreliable and it only backs up user files. I now rely on Macrium Reflect scheduled backups for backing the system and user files on all my PCs.
  7. Replies 1,173 Views 221,071

    Sticky: That's my approach too. Let the early adopters be...

    That's my approach too. Let the early adopters be the beta testers!
  8. Replies 58 Views 31,048

    Sticky: Poor MS software QA strikes again! Fixed OK as...

    Poor MS software QA strikes again! Fixed OK as per Post 1.
  9. Thread: Another Major Email & Password Breach by Steve C
    Forum: AntiVirus, Firewalls and System Security
    Replies 11 Views 846

    Another Major Email & Password Breach

    See https://www.wired.com/story/collection-one-breach-email-accounts-passwords/

    Is there any way to find out on which sites your address has been compromised?
  10. Replies 1 Views 192

    My Outlook contacts are synced with Outook.com...

    My Outlook contacts are synced with Outook.com via an Exchange account. All email programs I use including People on all PCs synch to my contacts on the cloud via Outlook.com. Any contact changes...
  11. Thread: After 1803 to 1809 upgrade, Windows Update no longer works by Steve C
    Forum: Windows Updates and Activation
    Replies 14 Views 674

    Solved If you have the Pro version just defer the update...

    If you have the Pro version just defer the update for 6 months and let the early adopters do the beta testing for you.
  12. Thread: Configure Outlook 2010 for Outlook.com address by Steve C
    Forum: Microsoft Office and 365
    Replies 2 Views 346

    My main Microsoft account is set up in Outlook...

    My main Microsoft account is set up in Outlook 2010 to use an Exchange account and that works fine.

    I have a secondary Microsoft account which I set up as an IMAP account using the servers you...
  13. Replies 7 Views 355

    Most EVGA PSUs have a 10 year warranty which is...

    Most EVGA PSUs have a 10 year warranty which is why bought one. Raise a ticket with EVGA and see if they will replace your PSU for free.
  14. Replies 38 Views 75,613

    Solved Did you follow my instructions on Post 1? The fix...

    Did you follow my instructions on Post 1? The fix still works for me in v1803.
  15. Thread: How to test macrium backup by Steve C
    Forum: Backup and Restore
    Replies 17 Views 10,497

    You might have more success trying to boot from...

    You might have more success trying to boot from an USB recovery drive than a DVD. Sometimes you need to disable secure boot for the desired boot override drive to be visible in the BIOS screen. Also...
  16. Thread: How to test macrium backup by Steve C
    Forum: Backup and Restore
    Replies 17 Views 10,497

    Have you actually created a Reflect recovery...

    Have you actually created a Reflect recovery drive on DVD or a USB stick? You need to boot to that recovery drive then peruse your recovery media to recover from the backup image.

    Other checks are...
  17. Replies 0 Views 168

    Can't Select Boot Menu Options With Fast Start Up Enabled

    I'm working on a PC with Windows 10 Pro v1803 and a Gigabyte GA-Z87-HD3 motherboard & SSD. The PC is configured to have boot menu options for normal boot, Macrium Reflect Recovery and Safe Mode.
    ...
  18. Thread: Samsung SSD Rapid Mode 0 On or Off? by Steve C
    Forum: Performance & Maintenance
    Replies 14 Views 926

    I don't favour the additional services and low...

    I don't favour the additional services and low level drivers / filters as mentioned in post 2 so left Rapid Mode disabled.
  19. Thread: How do I Back Up Outlook? by Steve C
    Forum: Browsers and Email
    Replies 10 Views 645

    Solved Are you using Outlook 365 within a web browser or...

    Are you using Outlook 365 within a web browser or do you have the Outlook program?

    If the former then your options are limited as discussed. I would use a free email client program from where you...
  20. Thread: Samsung SSD Rapid Mode 0 On or Off? by Steve C
    Forum: Performance & Maintenance
    Replies 14 Views 926

    I have an EVO 850 and found a similar...

    I have an EVO 850 and found a similar improvement.

    Rapid mode inserted the following log-on program:
    220546
    Also this service:
    220547
    These disk filter drivers:
    220548
    220549
  21. Replies 39 Views 7,846

    Win Update Same for me but but Chrome works fine

    Same for me but but Chrome works fine
  22. Thread: Macrium Image Won't Boot by Steve C
    Forum: Backup and Restore
    Replies 19 Views 917

    Solved MiniTool Partition Wizard (free) also works well

    MiniTool Partition Wizard (free) also works well
  23. Replies 6 Views 491

    This is a very useful feature in the free version...

    This is a very useful feature in the free version as explained above. Just mount the partition you want as a virtual drive and copy any files/folders you want. I've found his useful a few times when...
  24. Replies 60 Views 2,721

    Some further tips not mentioned above Some...

    Some further tips not mentioned above

    Some people use Reflect to clone their system to a spare drive in order to have a backup drive immediately available to boot
    The Reflect feature viBoot van...
  25. Replies 60 Views 2,721

    You can configure Reflect to backup your user...

    You can configure Reflect to backup your user files too. I schedule two backups - one of the system partitions to an internal drive and another of the complete system & data to an external drive.
Results 1 to 25 of 250
Page 1 of 10 1 2 3 4
Our Sites
Site Links
About Us
Windows 10 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 10" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd
All times are GMT -5. The time now is 16:05.
Find Us