This week’s email newsletter articles are:
- Windows 7 System File Checker SFC Finds Corrupt Files But Couldn’t Fix Them
Longtime subscriber Robert Herzog wrote to ask about a problem that he was having with his Windows 7 installation:
Hi Terry, I have a windows 7/64 SP1 home premium system and run SFC (the Windows "System File Checker" — Terry) once a month. All was well until last
- Solving Wireless Computer Networking Problems
I received an email recently from a subscriber who was having problems with his wireless networking from his computer, but his wife’s computer was working fine.
Unfortunately, that’s all too often the type of problem that happens with wireless networking. When it works, it works nicely. When it doesn’t work, figuring out the fix is the big problem.
My first step would be to open a command window and try
and ping 188.8.131.52
which is the IP address that I get for www.google.com.
Sometimes the networking problems are […]
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This Week Online — Blast From The Past
Articles Newly Posted Online
This is a new individual article this week on my Terry’s Computer Tip web site that was originally posted in my email newsletter.
- New Version of Thunderbird Email Program for Windows
As many of my readers are aware, I switched from Eudora Open Source Edition to Thunderbird recently.
My particular issues were that Eudora OSE was based on Thunderbird, but a version well over a year old, while there had been a number of updates to Thunderbird during that time.
Thunderbird had a minor update shortly after I started using it […]
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