Bouldergramp

Bouldergramp

Lives in United States Boulder, CO, United States
Works as a ex USN AT1/Retired electrical engineer
Joined on Jan 20, 2013
About me:

Pretty old

Bouldergramp's recent activity

  • Replied in 7 Shot Pano
    It is difficult to believe that moving the camera in a different manner would eliminate that slight mismatch in the ironwork under the peir.
  • Created discussion thread CCleaner
    If you use CCleaner, look closely at the latest update.  Unless you un-check a small box it will install AVAST antivirus.
  • Replied in 7 Shot Pano
    It looks fine to me.  I see no evidence of stitching at all.
  • When Windows 10 first came out I installed it on my old Dell Latitude D531 laptop even though I got a message that the computer was not supported. The problem seemed to be the ATI Radeon X1200 ...
  • From the latest Consumer Reports magazine: Microsoft Surface Laptops Are No Longer Recommended IN AUGUST WE removed our “recommended” designation from four Microsoft laptops and can’t recommend any ...
  • I have an older one. This doesn't sound very technical, but the display is bright, sharp, and colors in photos look like Kodachrome slides. I have never tried a game.
  • Where did you find it?  I get all of my old odd computer parts from eBay sellers.
  • Troubleshooting the problem was difficult when it happened on my wife's computer.  Trobuleshooting the second computer was no problem because I knew the probable cause.  I posted this message so ...
  • Completely different computer and the same problem. My desktop is set up to dual boot Win7 and Win10. Grandsons play games on Win7. Win7 was booted for them when I decided to check on a library ...
  • Over the years, I have tried them all.  I submitted this post just to describe a problem I thought was caused by Chrome when it turned out to be something else entirely.
  • I never heard of Chrome themes but tried one and nothing happened that I could see...just my same clean white Chrome home page.  So, I removed the theme. I wonder if the slow Chrome performance ...
  • If just Chrome is slow check on your connection speed.  On the lower right side of the taskbar right-click on this: And Open Network and Sharing Center. Then left-click on the blue highlighted ...
  • I would first look at the Event Viewer in Control Panel/Administrative Tools.  Sometimes an error in these log files will give a clue to a problem. Then I would do a disk cleanup although that ...
  • Created discussion thread Problem loading websites...Bitdefender
    My wife's laptop (Windows 10 64bit), using Google Chrome, was getting frequent timeout errors and some sites would simply fail to load with an error that I can't remember.  I uninstalled and ...
  • Thanks for all of the interesting comments...only 2,999 left to clean up. Actually, I am doing fairly well. Eleven years ago my wife took 660 of my Kodachrome and Ektachrome slides to COSTCO to be ...
  • Created discussion thread Old Photographs scanned
    Scanning old photographs is tedious and I never get them cleaned up perfectly in my Photoshop Elements.  But, they can be quite good from an "arty" perspective.  I never try to change the colors ...
  • I spoke too soon.  Dust free cloth - Haha!  I was too busy scanning.  After looking at the scanned images in my photo viewer they are a mess of dust, scratches, and scanner artifacts.  I am ...
  • Created discussion thread Unusual eclipse picture
    Shadows on the sidewalk from trees overhead
  • Replied in Pixlr Editor App
    A few days ago I finished scanning nearly 3000 old photos and a couple of 35mm negative film strips. It is very tedious work and after loading 34 folders of photos, relaxing, and scanning through ...
  • Old scanned photo of my kids. One of them wrote a school paper and printed it out. The teacher downgraded the paper because the tails of lower case g's and p's printed above the line if you know ...
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