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  1. Peter H Williams

    LAN not as expected

    Many thanks for such speedy response. FDresPub was not running on Desktop2 - starting this seems to have solved the problem Both are in WORKGROUP I assume the graphics information is in Device Manager - if so can't see anything like above Thanks again
  2. Peter H Williams

    LAN not as expected

    Hi, Just decided to use a second PC and trying to network. Desktop 1 see a Media Server on Desktop machine (an Acer PC) but does not show computer in File Explorer Desktop 2 sees Desktop 1 (I call STONE) and can access files etc I believe I have the 'discoverable boxes ticked Both can see the...
  3. Peter H Williams

    Unmountable boot volume

    Great BIGBEARBEARD, Many thanks for your comprehensive response. I am however expecting to return to the vendor (as suggested by vendor). It is packed now ! All makes sense. Don't have data to retrieve - I was in process of transferring from OLD machine (which I am using now)
  4. Peter H Williams

    Unmountable boot volume

    used chkdsk c:/f etc. No resolve - am going to return unit Thanks for suggestion.
  5. Peter H Williams

    Unmountable boot volume

    WIll try and advise later. Have managed SAFEMODE previously but not done CHKDSK. Do you suggest both the SSD & HDD - for CHKDSK & possible replacement (sort of assume the SSD)?
  6. Peter H Williams

    Unmountable boot volume

    I have seen other references but typically with older Windows. This is Windows 10 Pro which has just been delivered to me on a (new to me but refurbed ) PC. Athlon CPU, 8gb memory, 250 ssd and 500 gb hdd. I have been trying to create a functional PC for about 2.5 days. When I got the PC I...
  7. Peter H Williams

    wHERE HAS MY DISK SPACE GONE ?

    Apologies I did use run first (took screen shot) then later tried without run
  8. Peter H Williams

    wHERE HAS MY DISK SPACE GONE ?

    Think I have done as you suggest and had apprx 180 entries in the CSV file which I have copied to USB drive and then deleted but only represented MBs not GBs . Also found some 'Roaming' storage and now have created a further 5 gb of space but still around 20 gb not accounted for. What started...
  9. Peter H Williams

    wHERE HAS MY DISK SPACE GONE ?

    Hi, I seen a few posts relating to disks with less space than anticipated - but think I have gone through the suggestions. I have an older ACER X1301 which has been upgraded to W8 then W10 and with an SSD instead of the HDD. When I installed the SSD I thought I had a 'C' drive with approx...
  10. Peter H Williams

    Windows 10 Browser Crashes

    Many thanks again for such a detailed response. I am trying to make my way through the detail. I'll try and provide some initial answers:- I think I have 2 problems which could be related. 1. Both FireFox & Opera have crashed several times. FireFox (my preferred choice) can just...
  11. Peter H Williams

    Windows 10 Browser Crashes

    Best of luck to you.:encouragement: Don't hesitate to post back with any questions you have. <<<BIGBEARJEDI>>> Hi Wow what a reply - co comprehensive - many thanks - that's before I tried anything ! The PC I have was - I think - originally W7 then W8 and now W10. Originally with a 320gb...
  12. Peter H Williams

    Windows 10 Browser Crashes

    Best of luck to you.:encouragement: Don't hesitate to post back with any questions you have. <<<BIGBEARJEDI>>> Hi Wow what a reply - co comprehensive - many thanks - that's before I tried anything ! The PC I have was - I think - originally W7 then W8 and now W10. Originally with a 320gb...
  13. Peter H Williams

    Windows 10 Browser Crashes

    I have an Acer X1301 with 256 ssd with Windows 10. I normally use Firefox but kept crashing ..so. I tried Opera and also randomly (appears to me) crashes I have tried looking in the event viewer and there are many warnings / errors but I don't really understand what I am looking at. The last...
  14. Peter H Williams

    Windows 7 Re-Installation Problems

    I spoke to early! The first spreadsheet I opened worked just as expected. Very simple The next spreadsheet is somewhat more ecomplex and I can see all the 'references' appear to have dissappeared. The code is present but the Botton referring to that code has gone. The attached screenshot...
  15. Peter H Williams

    Windows 7 Re-Installation Problems

    Read a solution at stackoverflow when I tried to find MSFORMS.* from the search programs and files - nothing found but using windows explorer I typed in %TEMP% then found folder excel8.0 and deleted it. I tried running a .bat file but access was denied...
  16. Peter H Williams

    Windows 7 Re-Installation Problems

    Hi, I believe this is done. I have auto updates running and have installed 12 Office updates including SP3 (32 Outlook updates & 206 Windows updates) Just checked for updates and a further 30 installed .... still no macros in EXCEL
  17. Peter H Williams

    Windows 7 Re-Installation Problems

    No sure I understand what the security switches are other than those mentioned previously in the Trust Center
  18. Peter H Williams

    Windows 7 Re-Installation Problems

    Just tried a further un-install / reinstall and no apparent difference I am using Office Home & Student 2007 I have the Trust Center / Active X and Macro settings same as my laptop (which works)
  19. Peter H Williams

    Windows 7 Re-Installation Problems

    Many thanks - I understand and will try later. Tuesday morning. Loaded the obvious drivers. The following didn't appear to include a setup.exe so didn't know what to do TV Tuner_AverMedia_2.1.64.32_W7x64_A this folder contains x86 and x64 and neither contain a setup,exe so again not used /...
  20. Peter H Williams

    Windows 7 Re-Installation Problems

    Hi Used the above website with SNID 93600301430 and gives me a list of drivers - one of which is CHIPSET. Should I download this one ?
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