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Recent content by Sebastian42

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    Driver for Diamond View Scanner

    My O/S is 32bit Win81 pro. I installed the scanner in Compatibility mode - which was pronounced to be WinXp SP3. I can get it to be added as Flatbed Scanner 22 in Add Device; Device Manager shows no problematicals, and the LED of the Scanner comes on briefly (at some point). However, when I...
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    Win8.1 disregards Update settings

    None of the symptoms listed in that URL match mine.
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    Win8.1 disregards Update settings

    Because the full install of all updates results in a BSOD, I want to install them one at a time until I isolate (and fix) the troublesome one. In January it was KB4480963. Since then I have been unable to identify which breaks the PC, because it ignores my SELECTION of updates to download and...
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    Windows Update Fails

    That sounds like a useful strategy - I will try it - thank you.
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    Windows Update Fails

    'Try again later' would be an option, if my choice of being consulted before installation did get not auto-reversed.
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    Windows Update Fails

    This is not a solution, but additional information. Once KB4338815 is installed, it reboots into an error that can't be fixed.
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    Different behaviour on tablet from on PC

    Quicklaunch Bar in Win8.1 on my desktop PC in Australia is quite stable, but it keeps becoming not displayed after a reboot of Win8.1 on a tablet in the Philippines, even though the Task Bar maintains the tick for 'Lock the taskbar'. Is there a way to ensure that it remains visible ?