rd52

rd52

Lives in United States oxnard, United States
Works as a carpenter
Joined on Mar 7, 2004

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  • When I first posted in this thread I addressed the OP's original query o not being able to install a simple update. This has worked for me in the past and it might work for abe4652. Here's what I ...
  • Just one thing I wanted to add, with the new OS installed 7 to 10 and Creator updates, I simply plugged in my external hard drives my wifi adapter, speakers, reinstall my AV and everything worked ...
  • I am not the only one with this problem, other users had it, and this is what was recommended on many sites.  It is not the usual updates, but the big ones,  7 to 10, Creator, Anniversary.  Normal ...
  • Found a couple of sites that still recommend turning off all the necessary peripherals here's one site I found http://pureinfotech.com/avoid-problems-windows-10-creators-update/ . I also forgot to ...
  • When I did the update from 7 to 10 on my Dell desktop.  It would not work till I disconnected all my external peripherals, ext. hard drives, speakers, wi-fi adaptesr, everything connected to the ...
  • I saw where someone had mentioned running the troubleshooter.  I would run the one in the Windows Update section accessed throug Windows Settings. If a update won't work through Windows Update, I ...
  • You might try the Median Filter which is in the noise reduction section, which might help with the artifacts. Have you looked at the RT documentation on their site, there's tons of info there? Also ...
  • I was wondering if you have the quick start option enabled in your power options? I know that it helps my computer start quicker than it ever did with Windows 7. Here's a link to a page that ...
  • I updated manually a day or two after it was released on my 4 year old Dell XPS 8500 desktop running W 10 pro. I haven't had any problems with the update.
  • The few times I've needed to recover photos when I've goofed I used Photo Rec from cgsecurity which is included in Test Disk. It recovers the raw photos as raw where where Recuva saves raw photos ...
  • Another thing you might try is to run the scans in "safe mode'.
  • After listening to Leo Laporte for a long time I know what he'd suggest.  Unfortunately your best bet is to wipe the hard drive and reinstall your operating system.  A fresh install from a good ...
  • I decided to do the update today, Friday.  The first time it downloaded and started the install but failed halfway through.  I then did what I had to do when I originally installed 10 over my ...
  • Replied in Affinity Photo
    On my Dell Windows 10/Pro, which is about 4 years old, with an I5 processor, 8 GB memory, a 1 GB video card, takes 8 seconds to open a Canon CR2 23mb file in AP.
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    Afwares, Good to hear that you figured out how to use the Nik apps.  I am just stressing to make sure you use a copy of the photo you're editing.  If you use an original photo and like the results, ...
  • Replied in Affinity Photo
    You can use the Nik apps as a stand alone.  If you do it that way make sure to do it with a copy and not the original photo.
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    You might be able to run PS 6 in compatibility mode in Windows 10.  I was able to do that with CS2, which I hardly use since getting AP.
  • Replied in Affinity Photo
    That seems long. On my W10-64-Pro, with 8gb memory and an I5  it takes Affinity Photo 9 seconds to open a CR2 file of about 23 mb.
  • Yes you can,  At the top right of the editing page there are four squares offering different options to save or apply saved recipes.
  • I think in Windows 7 you can select to "Restore default settings".  It is in the fonts folder in your control panel.
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