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  1. Thread: icons and thumbnails by lffoar
    Forum: General Support
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    I checked file associations and changed it from...

    I checked file associations and changed it from VLC to various apps but same result, when I insert the movie file into the converter, audio only, no video. I just tried to convert it using handbrake...
  2. Thread: icons and thumbnails by lffoar
    Forum: General Support
    Replies 2 Views 97

    icons and thumbnails

    Hi all,
    I believe WMP displays icons or thumbnails. Can anyone tell me why some show the VLC cone and some show a thumbnail?
    If I try to convert a movie (using Movavi) from MKV, AVI etc to MP4 when...
  3. Thread: Remember when?? by lffoar
    Forum: Chillout Room
    Replies 2 Views 202

    Remember when??

    Oh for the good ol' days :party:
  4. Thread: silly question about windows memory by lffoar
    Forum: Performance & Maintenance
    Replies 16 Views 1,585

    Don't take them all at once :really:

    Don't take them all at once :really:
  5. Thread: unable to update by lffoar
    Forum: Windows Updates and Activation
    Replies 14 Views 1,437

    Once again, thanks to all for your input. I bit...

    Once again, thanks to all for your input. I bit the bullet, downloaded the Microsoft Update Assistant and after around ten minutes I'm now running 21H1
  6. Thread: unable to update by lffoar
    Forum: Windows Updates and Activation
    Replies 14 Views 1,437

    I just started the comp again after being away...

    I just started the comp again after being away for a while. Clicked on "search for updates" and now it says all up to date with a green tick. It failed to upgrade to 20H previously and gave the error...
  7. Thread: unable to update by lffoar
    Forum: Windows Updates and Activation
    Replies 14 Views 1,437

    I've tried those fixes previously with no luck.

    I've tried those fixes previously with no luck.
  8. Thread: unable to update by lffoar
    Forum: Windows Updates and Activation
    Replies 14 Views 1,437

    Thanks Matthew, I copied/pasted/activated the...

    Thanks Matthew,
    I copied/pasted/activated the bat file from Shawn's post and then tried to update again. It showed percentages on the way and looked like it was going to work but after a few minutes...
  9. Thread: unable to update by lffoar
    Forum: Windows Updates and Activation
    Replies 14 Views 1,437

    As requested:

    As requested:
  10. Thread: unable to update by lffoar
    Forum: Windows Updates and Activation
    Replies 14 Views 1,437

    Thanks for the replies, Yep, re-booted several...

    Thanks for the replies,
    Yep, re-booted several times
    No block or deferral on Microsoft update
    No metered connection
    Update history here (image 1)and the troubleshooter came up with "issue not...
  11. Thread: unable to update by lffoar
    Forum: Windows Updates and Activation
    Replies 14 Views 1,437

    unable to update

    Got another one :(
    I got this message after an update so hit the "check for updates" button but it spins for a few seconds and reverts back to the same screen. In windows security it's all green...
  12. Thread: Flashing CMD screen by lffoar
    Forum: General Support
    Replies 20 Views 1,470

    Thanks to all for your help. I went through an...

    Thanks to all for your help. I went through an external HDD I had and eureka, there was a backup I did with Macrium a few months back. Sorted that and hopefully problem solvered!!
  13. Thread: Flashing CMD screen by lffoar
    Forum: General Support
    Replies 20 Views 1,470

    Well, I have fiddled here, fiddled there, fiddled...

    Well, I have fiddled here, fiddled there, fiddled every bloody where..........I think the problem is being caused by Avast. I shut down all shields and the problem does not appear. Now my quandary is...
  14. Thread: Flashing CMD screen by lffoar
    Forum: General Support
    Replies 20 Views 1,470

    Rick, got as far as opening and setting the PM...

    Rick,
    got as far as opening and setting the PM as you said.........and then got lost :(
    What do I do with this screen, I've clicked all over but don't seem to be getting anywhere.

    - - - Updated...
  15. Thread: Flashing CMD screen by lffoar
    Forum: General Support
    Replies 20 Views 1,470

    Don't have one drive

    Don't have one drive
  16. Thread: Flashing CMD screen by lffoar
    Forum: General Support
    Replies 20 Views 1,470

    Hi and thanks, no tasks are set to run, nothing...

    Hi and thanks,
    no tasks are set to run, nothing is set to run automatically and the "flash" occurs at any random time, not often, say once an hour or so
  17. Thread: Flashing CMD screen by lffoar
    Forum: General Support
    Replies 20 Views 1,470

    Flashing CMD screen

    Hi all,
    Got another sneaky one :shock: Iím getting spasmodic flashes of the CMD screen popping up in the back ground. Only lasts a split second and then gone. Everything is running OK but this is...
  18. Thread: need admin password by lffoar
    Forum: User Accounts and Family Safety
    Replies 14 Views 1,592

    Thanks to all for your help and suggestions and...

    Thanks to all for your help and suggestions and to follow up:
    I stuffed it up completely :(
    Without going right into it.....I fiddled with this, I fiddled with that, I tried this and tried that and...
  19. Thread: need admin password by lffoar
    Forum: User Accounts and Family Safety
    Replies 14 Views 1,592

    I downloaded the Hiren's file but can't open it,...

    I downloaded the Hiren's file but can't open it, just get that b....y screen again.
    I definitely never added a password when installing w10
    I doubt hacking as I scanned with Malwarebytes and Avast...
  20. Thread: need admin password by lffoar
    Forum: User Accounts and Family Safety
    Replies 14 Views 1,592

    Thanks Denis......I haven't been able to get into...

    Thanks Denis......I haven't been able to get into anything to try and sort it so unfortunately, I think you may be right about a full reinstall.
    I've tried every which way and loose but can't get...
  21. Thread: need admin password by lffoar
    Forum: User Accounts and Family Safety
    Replies 14 Views 1,592

    Yes, tried that. I have since found I cannot do...

    Yes, tried that. I have since found I cannot do almost anything without getting the same screen. Can't get into CMD or scannow and can't change users or add another one.......all I get is that screen
  22. Thread: need admin password by lffoar
    Forum: User Accounts and Family Safety
    Replies 14 Views 1,592

    need admin password

    Hi all,
    just installed w10 on a second comp and after starting it I tried to open a downloaded program set up file and I get this message.
    I have set user control to never notify and did not set a...
  23. Thread: How to delete alpabetical listing by lffoar
    Forum: General Support
    Replies 3 Views 330

    Thanks guys, the group clue fixed it. Ta! :-)

    Thanks guys, the group clue fixed it. Ta! :-)
  24. Thread: How to delete alpabetical listing by lffoar
    Forum: General Support
    Replies 3 Views 330

    How to delete alpabetical listing

    Hi all,
    been a while....things haven't gone BANG :banghead: for some time, touch wood :huh:
    I've got some songs in a folder and want to have them in list form but how do I stop the folder splitting...
  25. Thread: unable to access word files by lffoar
    Forum: Microsoft Office and 365
    Replies 3 Views 525

    Thanks. Did just that, uninstalled and whacked it...

    Thanks. Did just that, uninstalled and whacked it back on and walah, no problem :-)
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