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Forum: Windows 7 help 17-10-18, 11:32
Replies: 15
Views: 401
Posted By tornado
Re: reg cleaners

It's really your call … but before you use a registry cleaner, read this …..

Should You Use A Registry Cleaner Like CCleaner?
...
Forum: Open Forum 16-10-18, 22:47
Replies: 3
Views: 131
Posted By tornado
Re: RIP Paul Allen: Microsoft cofounder

Yes, A truly great man.

Extract from a tribute from his friend, and co-founder of Microsoft, Bill Gates …...
Forum: Open Forum 13-10-18, 22:22
Replies: 20
Views: 591
Posted By tornado
Re: Big Facebook data breach: 50 million accounts affected

Interesting reading in your link John.

I'm an executive board member in our company, and am usually present on the interviewing panel when we employ new higher-level staff. We first examine the...
Forum: Windows 10 help 09-10-18, 17:21
Replies: 16
Views: 561
Posted By tornado
Re: Microsoft Says They Can Recover Files Deleted by Windows 10 October 2018 Update

Greetings Roger,

As promised …..

I’m using one of Mrs Spit’s machines to produce her Disk Management screenshot. She has four partitions on her single internal drive plus two DVD/CD-ROM Optical...
Forum: Windows 10 help 09-10-18, 15:24
Replies: 16
Views: 561
Posted By tornado
Re: Microsoft Says They Can Recover Files Deleted by Windows 10 October 2018 Update

Greetings Roger,

I'm away from home ... but when I return I'll respond to your query tonight regarding your recovery partition.

Watch this space. :)

Spit
Forum: Windows 10 help 09-10-18, 11:04
Replies: 16
Views: 561
Posted By tornado
Re: Microsoft Says They Can Recover Files Deleted by Windows 10 October 2018 Update

Hello Scrimper,

I have previously posted my two tutorial stickies below …..

http://forum.webuser.co.uk/showthread.php?t=149443

http://forum.webuser.co.uk/showthread.php?t=149601

Yes –...
Forum: Windows 10 help 08-10-18, 23:41
Replies: 16
Views: 561
Posted By tornado
Re: Microsoft Says They Can Recover Files Deleted by Windows 10 October 2018 Update

Hi scrimper,

Yep - I employ the "Belt, Braces and a Piece of String" philosophy. :)
Two of my synchronised desktop machines are dedicated solely for business purposes. I simply can't afford to...
Forum: General PC-related 08-10-18, 22:22
Replies: 9
Views: 245
Posted By tornado
Re: Windows 10 %age of Users Worldwide

roy - You seem to be obsessed/fixated with your unfortunate experience with your two Windows 10 computers. You have now posted several emotional posts agonising about your distaste for W10.

Rest...
Forum: Windows 10 help 07-10-18, 16:36
Replies: 30
Views: 1,059
Posted By tornado
Re: Windows 10 V1809 withdrawn

Roy's Latest Rant :D



I entirely agree with rogerman’s post, and also the comments from Sneakybeaky & scrimper.

The Spits have now upgraded 9 machines to version 1809 and experienced...
Forum: Windows 10 help 06-10-18, 22:09
Replies: 30
Views: 1,059
Posted By tornado
Re: Windows 10 V1809 withdrawn

This highlights the necessity of creating regular full Image backups.

Mrs Spit's main desktop machine was one of the victims after this flawed 1809 update was installed … she had manually checked...
Forum: Security news and updates 27-09-18, 12:27
Replies: 11
Views: 574
Posted By tornado
Re: uBlock Origin gets option to block all JavaScript execution by default

Thanks Moonshine … I was hoping that you would spot my post.

As usual, you have a helpful response. :)

Spit
Forum: Security news and updates 26-09-18, 23:55
Replies: 11
Views: 574
Posted By tornado
Re: uBlock Origin gets option to block all JavaScript execution by default

I had no problems updating uBlock Origin to the latest version 1.17.0 in Firefox.
The Firefox Update button is available to do this per Tools >> Add-ons.

However, I cannot find the equivalent...
Forum: Open Forum 26-09-18, 14:02
Replies: 6
Views: 297
Posted By tornado
Re: Happy Birthday Joe

Greetings Jal,

Joe's current username is Flamingo.

Joe hasn't posted since April at which time he was going into hospital for eye surgery.
...
Forum: Security news and updates 26-09-18, 12:15
Replies: 11
Views: 574
Posted By tornado
Re: uBlock Origin gets option to block all JavaScript execution by default

Very interesting … thanks for the link Madeline.

Quotes
uBlock Origin is bound to get a lot of new users with this update. In the early days of the Internet and up until the early 2010s, browsers...
Forum: Software updates & recommendations 20-09-18, 12:53
Replies: 25
Views: 1,225
Posted By tornado
Re: CC,leaner 5.47.6701 ~ 18/09/2018

As you know, the Web User magazine has a sister magazine named Computeractive.
The current CA issue that I refer to is Issue 536 (12 – 25 September 2018).

CA has produced a scathing 2-page...
Forum: Windows 10 help 17-09-18, 23:35
Replies: 5
Views: 456
Posted By tornado
Windows 10, September 17, 2018—KB4464218 (OS Build 17134.286)

It appears that Microsoft is getting things ready prior to the pending Redmond 5 (October ?) Update rollout. :eek:

After a manual check tonight for Windows Update, I got this …..

Windows 10,...
Forum: Open Forum 16-09-18, 12:09
Replies: 5
Views: 269
Posted By tornado
Re: More cheating in football

This is my favourite :D …..

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If my son behaved like these overpaid "stars", I would feel nothing but shame.
Have these performing divers no feelings of self-respect ???

If they...
Forum: Windows 10 help 16-09-18, 11:27
Replies: 18
Views: 714
Posted By tornado
Re: Here we go again MS prompting against using Firefox & Chrome!!

Agreed - The Spits also use Edge as our default browser on all our machines.

As I have said a few times now, it's by far the fastest, most reliable, least problematic browser we have ever used. We...
Forum: Open Forum 14-09-18, 22:18
Replies: 1,145
Views: 66,677
Posted By tornado
Re: The new Breast Cancer Thread for 2018

Hi Gang,

I've popped in to check on Sir Sleepalot's progress.
It looks like George is coping well and has retained his sense of humour.
Remember to lift your feet when walking; we don't want you...
Forum: Open Forum 14-09-18, 12:48
Replies: 19
Views: 719
Posted By tornado
Re: Windows 10 con!!!

I agree with this.
As you say, most folk are reluctant to change from what they are used to, even though it is a change for the better.

I abandoned IE11 ages ago because I found it very slow,...
Forum: Feedback & Announcements 12-09-18, 23:05
Replies: 24
Views: 2,666
Posted By tornado
Re: Yes, Britain is shamed by slavery

Yep slavery was/is a filthy practice, as was/is genocide, murder, rape … etc, etc. No-one is going to argue with that.

As for formal apologies, how far back should we go … and who is going to...
Forum: Windows 10 help 11-09-18, 23:06
Replies: 6
Views: 410
Posted By tornado
Re: Windows 10, September 11, 2018—KB4457128 (OS Build 17134.285)

Tom - On this machine, after the updates had installed, I had a look at View update history.
This displayed that September 11, 2018—KB4457128 had successfully installed.

However, Windows Update...
Forum: Windows 10 help 11-09-18, 22:24
Replies: 6
Views: 410
Posted By tornado
Windows 10, September 11, 2018—KB4457128 (OS Build 17134.285)

September 11, 2018—KB4457128 (OS Build 17134.285)

Improvements and fixes:

This update includes quality improvements. No new operating system features are being introduced in this update. Key...
Forum: Feedback & Announcements 05-09-18, 13:06
Replies: 15
Views: 1,037
Posted By tornado
Re: U Tube videos to forum

Hi Clive,

Here is the video of Jennifer Rush singing The Power of Love that I mentioned in my previous post …..

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As you said, you cannot get Full Screen when using BB Code, so...
Forum: Feedback & Announcements 05-09-18, 11:47
Replies: 15
Views: 1,037
Posted By tornado
Re: U Tube videos to forum

Further to above, instead of posting a URL link, you can also post the actual embedded clickable video using our BB Code as Madeline suggested.

I've posted my old instructions per the screenshot...
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