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Thu Jan 19

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wolferd1 replied to the Help with this STUPID computer! board. 1:22 AM

Re: Dealing w/ Spouse' Computer Support

Wouldn't it be easier just to move the storage location for the desktop files to the Data disk so they are also backed up whenever the Data disk is backed up?

Go to file explorer, right click on Desktop, properties, location, then [more]

Tue Jan 10

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wolferd1 replied to the 77's Foolish House of Pigskin board. 12:28 AM

Re: Time to go to bed...

This game is over. Tide 14, Clemson 0

Hope you couldn't sleep and got back up to check on the game.

A national championship game worthy of the hype.

Mon Jan 9

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wolferd1 replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 8:55 PM

Re: Oldy but worth repeating: the fence test

If a Conservative reads this, he'll forward it so his friends can have a good laugh.
A Liberal will delete it because he's "offended."


Or maybe a liberal would just call BS.
Faux news, faux quotes, seems to [more]

Thu Jan 5

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wolferd1 replied to the 77's Foolish House of Pigskin board. 12:20 PM

Re: Robbed - Big Time

But once PSU lost to USC they lost the standing to claim they were robbed. To this point, two losses will not get you into the playoff if there are very good teams with only one loss to consider.

On the other hand, I am old enough to [more]

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wolferd1 replied to the 77's Foolish House of Pigskin board. 12:19 AM

Re: Robbed - Big Time

I don't really understand the response to PSU not being included in the College Football Playoff. I thought they had an excellent season, especially with wins over Wisconsin and OSU. But it is tough to recover from a 2-2 start and lay claim to [more]

Thu Dec 22

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wolferd1 replied to the Help with this STUPID computer! board. 8:02 PM

Re: chrome scam I guess

When I open Google Chrome on my work computer the first tab has the big multi colored Chrome logo with the message "Urgent Chrome Update" and a clickable button that says "Download Now". The url that the download leads to is a [more]

Sat Dec 17

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wolferd1 replied to the Retirement Investing board. 12:03 PM

Re: IRA Portfolio

Peruse the following at your leisure to blow holes in your sox.

The real proof is in the performance: In an analysis done by MCAM, the CNBC IQ100 outperformed the S&P 500 by an average of 5 percent going back to
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Fri Dec 16

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wolferd1 replied to the Improve the Fool board. 12:45 PM

Re: is it just me

That's where I normally go, Favorite Boards, but also Best Of, and I don't yet see a way to get there at all so far...

Best of, gone?


At least where I am it is in the drop down menu under "boards" at the [more]

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wolferd1 replied to the Improve the Fool board. 12:43 PM

Re: is it just me

It is not a workaround for most people perhaps, but I always access the boards by using this shortcut, and it shows what you are missing.

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wolferd1 posted to the Improve the Fool board. 11:57 AM

is it just me

I am sure that I used to have a "favorite board" tab at the top of the page that I could simply click on when i was reading the boards. Now I only see it if I click on the boards drop down?

Same for "best [more]

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wolferd1 replied to the Apple User's Group board. 10:25 AM

Re: i phone headphones

Apple had delayed their "Ear Buds" product from the first day is was announced.

I am looking for an over the ear headphone rather than ear buds.

thanks,
wolferd

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wolferd1 posted to the iOS help: iPhone iPad iPod touch board. 10:22 AM

iPhone wireless headphones

My adult son had mentioned that he was thinking about getting some wireless headphones. He has the current iPhone.

Does anyone have a personal suggestion?

thanks,
wolferd

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wolferd1 posted to the Apple User's Group board. 10:14 AM

i phone headphones

If there is a better board than this please point me in the right direction.

My son is a long time iPhone user and has the current model. He brought up that he was thinking about getting some wireless headphones to use with it and we were [more]

Mon Dec 12

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wolferd1 replied to the Help with this STUPID computer! board. 7:07 PM

Re: chrome scam I guess

I let ADW clean all it wanted to clean.

This is the Malwarebytes scan, nothing there.

My home page has not been hijacked and there is nothing odd there. Oddly enough I do not get the message, and extra page, every time I open the [more]

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wolferd1 replied to the Building / Maintaining a Home board. 12:12 PM

Re: LED light strings..

No answers, just not encouraged by your issue. I was hoping that the led strings were more dependable than the old style mini lights. I have been known to spend an hour or two running down a burned out bulb on our old prelit tree.

But I was [more]

Thu Dec 8

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wolferd1 replied to the Help with this STUPID computer! board. 9:23 PM

Re: chrome scam I guess

This is the log - sorry for the width. All the entries appear to be IE or MS Edge entries. I've only had Chrome on it for a couple of weeks or so. Clean all of these? I can't tell if there is anything there I should keep. # AdwCleaner [more]

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wolferd1 posted to the Help with this STUPID computer! board. 5:09 PM

chrome scam I guess

When I open Google Chrome on my work computer the first tab has the big multi colored Chrome logo with the message "Urgent Chrome Update" and a clickable button that says "Download Now". The url that the download leads to is a zip [more]

Sat Dec 3

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wolferd1 posted to the Help with this STUPID computer! board. 2:42 PM

back up files on W/10

I have used Karen's Replicator for years but not sure that is the best thing to use since I've gone to Windows 10.

I just to be able to select the folder that I want copied to my external HD which I store off site. I don't need [more]

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wolferd1 replied to the Help with this STUPID computer! board. 2:23 PM

Re: outlook mail files

Thanks for the replies. I was going to install Thunderbird on the old computer, export the emails, then install Thunderbird on the new one. Seemed to be a reasonable effort to me.

Then I made one last look through the box of old software [more]

Tue Nov 29

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wolferd1 posted to the Help with this STUPID computer! board. 9:29 PM

outlook mail files

I am having to retire my xp desktop. My wife had been using Outlook 2007 for her email client and all her email is found in the .pst files that Outlook used.

We don't have Office on the new computer. I see that the new computer wants to [more]

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