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    How do I add extensions to a batch of files

    Back when I used WordPerfect, which could ignore file extensions, I gave all my poems the extension .POM. Word can read these files, but only if I add the extension .DOC. I have more than a hundred...
  2. Thread: Problem reformatting external SSD by Newmaven
    Forum: Drivers and Hardware
    Replies 3 Views 321

    Thanks!

    Thanks!
  3. Thread: Problem reformatting external SSD by Newmaven
    Forum: Drivers and Hardware
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    Problem reformatting external SSD

    Just got a Samsung T5 portable 2-TB SSD. Ran the included software, moved some files onto it, and went to bed. Realized this AM I'd forgotten to record the password.

    The files weren't that...
  4. Thread: Safely enable Word 365 Macros? by Newmaven
    Forum: Microsoft Office and 365
    Replies 1 Views 290

    Safely enable Word 365 Macros?

    I need to write some macros for Word 365. But apparently, macros are disabled, and my only option is "enable all macros," which is unsafe.

    Is there some way I can enable only specific macros,...
  5. Thread: Restoring Office 2016 without re-buying? by Newmaven
    Forum: Microsoft Office and 365
    Replies 4 Views 745

    Restoring Office 2016 without re-buying?

    My now-dead PC had Office 2016, and I still have the serial key. But it was a download, and the install files are on the dead PC. How can I get a fresh copy without having to pay for it a second...
  6. Thread: Need networking advice by Newmaven
    Forum: Network and Sharing
    Replies 7 Views 3,202

    Need networking advice

    I am trying to transfer files from my laptop (Windows 10 x64, ver 1909) to my desktop (Win 10 x64 ver 20H2. I have a lot of options, but can't seem to get any to work:

    1) Google Drive--I appear...
  7. Thread: Need New PC Hardware Recommendations by Newmaven
    Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking
    Replies 9 Views 4,709

    Thanks for the tip about RAM. What's an M.2...

    Thanks for the tip about RAM.

    What's an M.2 SSD?
  8. Thread: Need New PC Hardware Recommendations by Newmaven
    Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking
    Replies 9 Views 4,709

    Thanks for all the input, but there's still info...

    Thanks for all the input, but there's still info I need.

    What sort of CPU should I look for? How many cores? What speed?

    Based on my experience so far, I think 16 GB of RAM should suffice--any...
  9. Thread: Need New PC Hardware Recommendations by Newmaven
    Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking
    Replies 9 Views 4,709

    Need New PC Hardware Recommendations

    My old Dell T3400 Workstation has died, and I'm unsure whether to replace it or just replace its motherboard and PSU. (The case is a good one, with lots of front-panel and internal drive slots.)
    ...
  10. Thread: Intrusive desktops by Newmaven
    Forum: Virtualization
    Replies 3 Views 1,000

    Thanks

    Thanks
  11. Thread: Intrusive desktops by Newmaven
    Forum: Virtualization
    Replies 3 Views 1,000

    Intrusive desktops

    Every so often, my PC stops what its doing and shows me large thumbnails of my active windows, plus "Desktop 1" and two empty "desktops." I think this started happening when I updated to Versioon...
  12. Thread: how do I move time/date on taskbar? by Newmaven
    Forum: General Support
    Replies 8 Views 24,733

    Downloaded some clock gadgets from the Windows...

    Downloaded some clock gadgets from the Windows Store--Windows Defender blocked them.
  13. Thread: Cursor jumps ahead by Newmaven
    Forum: General Support
    Replies 3 Views 407

    Thanks. Will try it now. - - - Updated - - -...

    Thanks. Will try it now.

    - - - Updated - - -

    No problem with wired mouse..
  14. Thread: Printer Communication problem by Newmaven
    Forum: Drivers and Hardware
    Replies 3 Views 431

    Thanks. Will try tomorrow. One printer is a...

    Thanks. Will try tomorrow.

    One printer is a LaserJet, fast and with low cost per page. The other is a color inkjet/scanner/fax/copier.
  15. Thread: Printer Communication problem by Newmaven
    Forum: Drivers and Hardware
    Replies 3 Views 431

    Printer Communication problem

    For a long time, my system has listed its printers twice. For example, I have "HP LaserJet 1320" and "HP Laserjet 1320 (Copy 1)," also "HP OfficeJet 5200 series" and "HP OfficeJet 5200 Series...
  16. Thread: Cursor jumps ahead by Newmaven
    Forum: General Support
    Replies 3 Views 407

    Cursor jumps ahead

    Frequently, my cursor jumps ahead, often a half-screen or full-screen worth. I have recently made several changes to my system" updated Win 10 from Ver 1903 to 2004 and replaced my Logitech...
  17. Thread: Phantom Sign-on Identity by Newmaven
    Forum: User Accounts and Family Safety
    Replies 0 Views 207

    Phantom Sign-on Identity

    Normally, when I turn on my PC, Windows gives me two ways to sign on: as myself or as Administrator, with a photo of my face by each. But sometimes it starts up with a ghost identity having my name...
  18. Thread: how do I move time/date on taskbar? by Newmaven
    Forum: General Support
    Replies 8 Views 24,733

    Thanks.

    Thanks.
  19. Thread: how do I move time/date on taskbar? by Newmaven
    Forum: General Support
    Replies 8 Views 24,733

    Thanks, but I wasn't clear enough about what i...

    Thanks, but I wasn't clear enough about what i want to do. At the moment, my taskbar is on the right side, where I want it, but the date and time are at the bottom of the bar. I want to move them...
  20. Thread: how do I move time/date on taskbar? by Newmaven
    Forum: General Support
    Replies 8 Views 24,733

    how do I move time/date on taskbar?

    How can I move the time and date to the opposite end of the taskbar?

    I;m running Win10 Pro x64 Ver 2004 Build 19041.58
  21. Thread: Update Won't Roll Back by Newmaven
    Forum: Installation and Upgrade
    Replies 3 Views 37,678

    Total misdiagnosis on my part. Had...

    Total misdiagnosis on my part.

    Had accidentally rebooted into the Administrator account, which I had not used in about a year, so that identity had no idea of what I'd been doing lately--and...
  22. Thread: Update Won't Roll Back by Newmaven
    Forum: Installation and Upgrade
    Replies 3 Views 37,678

    Update Won't Roll Back

    Patch Tuesday was 2 days ago. This morning, when I rebooted, something had trashed my desktop, 2 email programs, Word, most of my startups, etc. I assume this was Windows Update but can't be sure....
  23. Thread: Unwanted Notification by Newmaven
    Forum: General Support
    Replies 3 Views 327

    Found it and disabled notifications from Opera. ...

    Found it and disabled notifications from Opera. Can't yet tell for sure if it worked or not, as these notifications come and go but are absent most of the time. We'll see. And many thanks!
  24. Thread: Unwanted Notification by Newmaven
    Forum: General Support
    Replies 3 Views 327

    Unwanted Notification

    I foolishly gave some app permission to put notifications on my desktop, and I don't know how to get rid of them. They pop up from time to time, take up a lot of space at the lower RH corner of my...
  25. Thread: How to get Insert Key to work by Newmaven
    Forum: General Support
    Replies 5 Views 4,807

    It doesn't work in MS office 2016, either--that's...

    It doesn't work in MS office 2016, either--that's especially a problem for me in Word.
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