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Forum: Networking 18-Sep-2014, 07:31 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 41
Posted By TerryNet
"Two bars" is really pretty meaningless, but it...

"Two bars" is really pretty meaningless, but it does imply that the signal strength may be too weak for a reliable connection. Did you double check to make sure you reconnected the antenna leads...
Forum: Networking 18-Sep-2014, 07:24 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 312
Posted By TerryNet
I agree. Remember that in networking you (a...

I agree. Remember that in networking you (a device actually) don't know if you are going to get a response, so you set a timer and after the set time decide that you will never get a response. So,...
Forum: Windows 8 18-Sep-2014, 03:47 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 91
Posted By TerryNet
The Novo button--which Lakunka already tried--is...

The Novo button--which Lakunka already tried--is Lenovo's way to get to the Recovery partition (when things are working right).
Forum: Networking 18-Sep-2014, 03:43 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 207
Posted By TerryNet
I'm asking which kind of file sharing you're...

I'm asking which kind of file sharing you're using. If Simple there should be no request for account/password.

In Control Panel - Folder Options - View tab - is "Use simple file sharing" selected?
Forum: Networking 18-Sep-2014, 02:18 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 207
Posted By TerryNet
You're using Advanced (not Simple) File Sharing,...

You're using Advanced (not Simple) File Sharing, right?
Forum: Windows 8 18-Sep-2014, 12:14 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 1,783
Posted By TerryNet
Something to try ... On the Start screen (if...

Something to try ...

On the Start screen (if on the Desktop press the Windows logo key or click on the Start button) type "Refresh" (w/o the quotes. That should give you some options. Try "Refresh...
Forum: Windows 8 18-Sep-2014, 12:03 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 129
Posted By TerryNet
The signal is too weak for a reliable connection,...

The signal is too weak for a reliable connection, and the signal history graph shows a serious problem with the wireless driver or adapter or the router.

Having no experience with that adapter I'd...
Forum: Networking 18-Sep-2014, 11:03 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 70
Posted By TerryNet
I assume that you can add files. If you want to...

I assume that you can add files. If you want to lend me your router I'll experiment. :)
Forum: Networking 18-Sep-2014, 10:55 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 70
Posted By TerryNet
Best bet may be a router with a USB port for a...

Best bet may be a router with a USB port for a drive. But sharing the drive should work if you've enabled file and printer sharing and keep the computer awake.
Forum: Windows 8 18-Sep-2014, 10:48 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 59
Posted By TerryNet
The simplest (low tech) solution may be to simply...

The simplest (low tech) solution may be to simply Restart the system (not just log out/log in). Have you tried that?
Forum: Networking 18-Sep-2014, 08:43 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 79
Posted By TerryNet
What does that mean? Weak signal or no signal or...

What does that mean? Weak signal or no signal or something else?

An antenna with higher gain is a possibility if the problem is a weak signal. Since there is probably no reasonable way to connect...
Forum: Windows 7 17-Sep-2014, 08:46 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 90
Posted By TerryNet
Microsoft considers a different motherboard to be...

Microsoft considers a different motherboard to be a different computer. So, unless the XP was Retail you will need a new operating system.
Forum: Windows 8 17-Sep-2014, 05:46 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 93
Posted By TerryNet
That may be an erroneous error message. The...

That may be an erroneous error message. The actual situation may be that the special MBR to boot to the Recovery partition has been corrupted or overwritten. If, for example, you installed an OS you...
Forum: Windows 8 17-Sep-2014, 12:57 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 129
Posted By TerryNet
Control Panel - Internet Options - Connections...

Control Panel - Internet Options - Connections tab - LAN Settings. If you are not using a proxy no boxes on this page should be selected.

Firefox: Tools - Options - Advances - Network -...
Forum: Windows 7 17-Sep-2014, 12:50 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 81
Posted By TerryNet
No. But possibly they are talking about the...

No. But possibly they are talking about the password (usually null) to the special built-in Administrator account. But if you haven't enabled that account it will do you no good now.

If none of...
Forum: Windows 7 17-Sep-2014, 12:42 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 101
Posted By TerryNet
You're welcome. :) Sure doesn't look simple. :(

You're welcome. :) Sure doesn't look simple. :(
Forum: Windows 7 17-Sep-2014, 08:14 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 80
Posted By TerryNet
If so, then any "recovery program" or Recovery...

If so, then any "recovery program" or Recovery partition is gone. You may be able to still purchase a set of Recovery DVDs from Acer if your relative did not give you a set along with the computer.
...
Forum: Windows 7 16-Sep-2014, 08:03 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 81
Posted By TerryNet
Microsoft article: You receive a "The User...

Microsoft article: You receive a "The User Profile Service failed the logon” error message (http://support.microsoft.com/kb/947215)

If your error message really said "login" instead of "logon"...
Forum: Windows 7 16-Sep-2014, 07:58 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 101
Posted By TerryNet
Windows 7 Enterprise...

Windows 7 Enterprise (http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/enterprise/products-and-technologies/windows-7/default.aspx)

A couple clicks from there got me to How to Purchase Through Volume...
Forum: Networking 16-Sep-2014, 07:49 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 200
Posted By TerryNet
Are you able to compare the settings it's talking...

Are you able to compare the settings it's talking about with those on your laptop?
Forum: Games 16-Sep-2014, 05:04 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 228
Posted By TerryNet
No, but you could respond to Megabite's post # 2.

No, but you could respond to Megabite's post # 2.
Forum: Web & Email 16-Sep-2014, 05:01 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 101
Posted By TerryNet
Is there not also an option to "Permanently...

Is there not also an option to "Permanently delete the mail" instead of "Send to spam folder"?
Forum: Networking 16-Sep-2014, 04:55 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 76
Posted By TerryNet
Check the equipment that the networks used to...

Check the equipment that the networks used to communicate with each other.
Forum: Windows 8 16-Sep-2014, 12:44 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 94
Posted By TerryNet
I think that all the information from the very...

I think that all the information from the very beginning was that only Windows Store Apps would be available for Windows 8 (or 8.1) RT. It sounds like you're not just complaining about the only Apps...
Forum: Windows 8 16-Sep-2014, 12:37 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 129
Posted By TerryNet
Are you using a proxy? If not, I suggest just...

Are you using a proxy? If not, I suggest just setting it to "no proxy,"

Please attach a screen shot of the Networks page (don't collapse the Radar, Connection or Signal History) of the Xirrus...
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