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  Topic: Java question
Wiz Feinberg

Replies: 8
Views: 311

PostForum Section: Computers   Posted: 20 Mar 2017 6:38 am   Subject: Java question
I just finished drinking a cup of Java... I think...

Wiz, I noticed that Open, Libre, and Apace Office usually include Java. Is it necessary?

I have both OpenOffice 4.1.3 (latest) and LibreOffic ...
  Topic: Java question
Wiz Feinberg

Replies: 8
Views: 311

PostForum Section: Computers   Posted: 19 Mar 2017 7:17 pm   Subject: Java question
You did uninstall the correct version of Java. It sometimes changes its name that's shown in the list of programs to be uninstalled.

TMIS and MBAM 3 are compatible, but as I mentioned in an earlier ...
  Topic: Security programs vs. Microsoft
Wiz Feinberg

Replies: 10
Views: 524

PostForum Section: Computers   Posted: 19 Mar 2017 7:05 pm   Subject: Security programs vs. Microsoft
Brint;
I'm sorry for the delay getting back to you.

It's been my experience over several years of owning both Trend Micro Internet Security and Malwarebytes Anti-malware that TMIS always forces t ...
  Topic: Discontinued Support....
Wiz Feinberg

Replies: 1
Views: 178

PostForum Section: Computers   Posted: 18 Mar 2017 11:23 am   Subject: Discontinued Support....
None of the major browsers will install their current versions on Windows XP or Vista. You will have to settle for the last version that was compatible.

Support for Windows Vista has officially end ...
  Topic: Security programs vs. Microsoft
Wiz Feinberg

Replies: 10
Views: 524

PostForum Section: Computers   Posted: 9 Mar 2017 8:36 am   Subject: Security programs vs. Microsoft
Thank you, Dave.
Welcome, Charlie. :)

'Course, as always, Wiz is the heavy hitter here - his advice is the gold standard, and always appreciated. I was just commenting on what works for me; I ...
  Topic: Security programs vs. Microsoft
Wiz Feinberg

Replies: 10
Views: 524

PostForum Section: Computers   Posted: 3 Mar 2017 5:32 pm   Subject: Security programs vs. Microsoft
Wiz will chime in with an authoritative answer.

Who seeks the Mighty and Powerful Wiz? L0L

Here's my authoritative answer, which in the end is just my opinion. Doing these things will allow you ...
  Topic: Windows XP -PRO question
Wiz Feinberg

Replies: 3
Views: 373

PostForum Section: Computers   Posted: 15 Feb 2017 8:24 pm   Subject: Windows XP -PRO question
It is possible that your security program is blocking popups in your browsers.
  Topic: Windows XP -PRO question
Wiz Feinberg

Replies: 3
Views: 373

PostForum Section: Computers   Posted: 14 Feb 2017 9:15 pm   Subject: Windows XP -PRO question
You can allow popups in Firefox by opening Options > Content > Popups. There is a checkbox to allow or block popups, with a button to allow exceptions to its right.
  Topic: Script Warnings
Wiz Feinberg

Replies: 4
Views: 293

PostForum Section: Computers   Posted: 12 Feb 2017 11:52 pm   Subject: Script Warnings
James, feel free to send me a PM with links to some of the websites that are causing the script error popups on your pc. I'll check them out and let you know if I have the same problem, or if it's jus ...
  Topic: Script Warnings
Wiz Feinberg

Replies: 4
Views: 293

PostForum Section: Computers   Posted: 12 Feb 2017 11:48 pm   Subject: Script Warnings
You can find the version of Firefox and check for updates at the same time by finding the "Help" menu (may be under the 3 dot settings icon), then "About Firefox." The version will ...
  Topic: Script Warnings
Wiz Feinberg

Replies: 4
Views: 293

PostForum Section: Computers   Posted: 12 Feb 2017 4:41 pm   Subject: Script Warnings
If you would let us know what operating system and browser versions you are using, I or we can give a better guess about the causes of your script errors.

Please know that if you are running an out ...
  Topic: Printing tab. Sheet music and all things music
Wiz Feinberg

Replies: 13
Views: 741

PostForum Section: Computers   Posted: 30 Jan 2017 10:44 am   Subject: Printing tab. Sheet music and all things music
I've gone through a lot of printers, all inkjets. I used to use Canon multi-cart printers that had a separate print head. When the print head got clogged up the printer was useless, even with new ink ...
  Topic: Windows License
Wiz Feinberg

Replies: 5
Views: 382

PostForum Section: Computers   Posted: 28 Jan 2017 8:38 am   Subject: Windows License
The words on the page have not yet been written. They will be written in by You.
  Topic: WSHelper.exe
Wiz Feinberg

Replies: 3
Views: 280

PostForum Section: Computers   Posted: 21 Jan 2017 5:40 pm   Subject: WSHelper.exe
That file belongs to a program called Wondershare. It is sometimes bundled with certain freeware programs, like DVD creators and file converters. I found some information about the executable Hint: Yo ...
  Topic: Forced shutdown, Windows
Wiz Feinberg

Replies: 12
Views: 645

PostForum Section: Computers   Posted: 17 Jan 2017 9:09 am   Subject: Forced shutdown, Windows
You just have to make sure that the fan on the bottom or side isn't blocked.
  Topic: Forced shutdown, Windows
Wiz Feinberg

Replies: 12
Views: 645

PostForum Section: Computers   Posted: 16 Jan 2017 5:27 pm   Subject: Forced shutdown, Windows
Is there any harm in leaving the laptop awake? Seems to idle coolly. Seems to cure the issue.

Just keep the bottom lifted or sitting on a cooling surface with ventilation holes in it and set the d ...
  Topic: Forced shutdown, Windows
Wiz Feinberg

Replies: 12
Views: 645

PostForum Section: Computers   Posted: 11 Jan 2017 9:55 am   Subject: Forced shutdown, Windows
The normal shutdown process does a bunch of important tasks that closes open processes, flushes out data from your RAM and updates time stamps of system files and previously opened files (last modifie ...
  Topic: How to copy all files except OS to a new XP computer
Wiz Feinberg

Replies: 15
Views: 959

PostForum Section: Computers   Posted: 8 Jan 2017 7:30 pm   Subject: How to copy all files except OS to a new XP computer
Yep, that program is called [url=http://www.laplink.com/index.php/specialpages/branded-PCmover-012014?nobundle]PCMover, by LapLink. It costs about $60 for a one-time move of as many programs as it can ...
  Topic: How to copy all files except OS to a new XP computer
Wiz Feinberg

Replies: 15
Views: 959

PostForum Section: Computers   Posted: 3 Jan 2017 9:30 am   Subject: How to copy all files except OS to a new XP computer
If you leave Windows XP on the internet you may be asking for trouble! It is an insecure operating system as it no longer receives security updates. If you are not connected then all should be fine. ...
  Topic: Posting pictures?
Wiz Feinberg

Replies: 3
Views: 339

PostForum Section: Computers   Posted: 3 Jan 2017 8:54 am   Subject: Posting pictures?
All digital can be plugged into a computer so you can upload or transfer your photos to either a computer, storage drive, or website. But, the camera itself must be recognized by that device or comput ...
  Topic: Free Steel Guitar Chord and Note finder
Wiz Feinberg

Replies: 23
Views: 2154

PostForum Section: Pedal Steel   Posted: 13 Dec 2016 4:21 pm   Subject: Free Steel Guitar Chord and Note finder
As a followup to a discussion about Windows Defender flagging the download as malicious, Jack and I have confirmed that it was a false positive detection by Windows Defender. There is nothing wrong wi ...
  Topic: Which program ???
Wiz Feinberg

Replies: 5
Views: 476

PostForum Section: Computers   Posted: 13 Dec 2016 8:29 am   Subject: Which program ???
Thanks Wiz. I will stick with the firefox because I have been happy with it. I am going to get a paid antivirus program but I am not sure which to get. If and when I do get one and if it will cover mo ...
  Topic: Free Steel Guitar Chord and Note finder
Wiz Feinberg

Replies: 23
Views: 2154

PostForum Section: Pedal Steel   Posted: 13 Dec 2016 8:07 am   Subject: Free Steel Guitar Chord and Note finder
I just downloaded the program on December 13. I tested both the zip file and the extracted .exe with both Trend Micro and Malwarebytes and neither found any problems. No warnings either. I suspect tha ...
  Topic: Which program ???
Wiz Feinberg

Replies: 5
Views: 476

PostForum Section: Computers   Posted: 12 Dec 2016 3:41 pm   Subject: Which program ???
I use [url=http://www.wizcrafts.net/tmis]Trend Micro Internet Security on two computers and still have one license left for a third.

As for Malwarebytes, I am trying out the newest version, 3.0, wh ...
  Topic: Which program ???
Wiz Feinberg

Replies: 5
Views: 476

PostForum Section: Computers   Posted: 12 Dec 2016 3:36 pm   Subject: Which program ???
I have four browsers installed on my Windows 10 Home PC. Despite this, I prefer Firefox to Chrome, which I prefer over Edge or IE.

One reason I prefer Firefox is due to the numerous Add-On extensio ...
 
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