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Q: Drag and Drop

An alumni of mine asks for help and I can't.

He has Win 7 Home Premium
IE8
Windows Live Mail 2009
He has Hotmail configured into WLM as a POP protocol account. Hotmail is his default account. He has no other account in WLM.

His problem :

He cannot do Drag&Drop.
He tried to drag an e-mail out of WLM and drop it to the desktop.... no go.
He tried to drag and drop an e-mail directly from WLM into Documents folder .... no go either.
In both cases he saw a black circle with a black line across ( like a stop sign in black ) when he started the drag and drop. He ignore it and proceeded to drop ..... nothing

Any suggestions ?

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A: Drag and Drop

I can't remember where I saw it, but I had this in my notes so I'll post it for you in the hope it helps.

Launch IE8 or IE9, whichever you're using.

Navigate to Tools>Internet Options>Security Tab and uncheck Enable Protected Mode. Ignore the UAC warning then click Apply.

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A:Sudden drop in fps

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A:Hp Pavilion Dv7 FPS drop during games

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A:FPS Drastic Drop when inactive

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A:Strange FPS drop

UPDATE

Well now I just feel silly. I've identified the problem to be a throttling issue that plagues many M14x R2 users. If GPU temp exceeds 67C, it throttles and FPS tanks. Strange thing is: this has never happened before. I would be playing at 80+ temps and my FPS would be fine.

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My current setup :

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A:Sudden fps drop

When the lag happens again, click on the 'processes' tab and order by CPU usage. Post screenshot.
 

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A:Sudden, Unpredictable Throughput Drop

Is this a once off error?

If so, I'd say your server had a 1 second issue, that caused your game to fault.

Also it's always wise to clean your system temp files, I use CCleaner (works well)

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A:Sudden Drop In Network Transfer Speeds

Welcome to TechSpot...

Have you use the tool TCP Optimizer from www.speedguide.net.
Match your current rated download speed with this program. 0 to 20MB down.

Are you using a switch or just a hub?
How old are these hub or switch you're using?
 

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Same problem

I also have a gig of RAM, and a Radeon 9000 mobility 128 mb, and I'm also getting the same problem.

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zzz.

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You need to update the firmware of the Linksys wrt54G.

Make sure ALL wireless systems are accessing in the same mode,
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bit torrent access is always a problem -- the router starts to drown in traffic.
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glub-glub, you need a lifegurard

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thank you
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A:drag &drop music data error message

Hi and welcome to Techspot :wave:

When you refer to "Drag and Drop" is this some kind of program,?

Regards
 

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circusboy01 said:





I'll start this off the way I do most of my post, I hope this is the right forum for my question.
Why can't I drag, and drop songs I downloaded from Youtube to the Realplayer playlist over on the right side? They go into cloud storage now where they didn't used too. The other day I got a message that my cloud storage was full. But I could still drag, and drop. I deleted a whole bunch of my least favorite songs from Realplayer, to free up space. Then I downloaded a bunch more songs. Now they won't drag and drop to the playlist. Do you think I might have clicked or unclicked a setting or something?
Also Can I download an older version of Realplayer. Before the Cloud? I really don't need the cloud, my songs are going to stay right here on my computer. Also I don't ever remember Realplayer ever telling me that it was full. Before the Cloud came along.Click to expand...

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Hello, and Welcome
 
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What happened when you tried the MS FixIt?

Louis

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Hi,
I've got questions before I try for answers.
When you go into device manager are there any yellow or red warnings on any of the listed devices? Are all of the devices correctly listed? Are your drivers current?
What is your security software and is it current, what result do you get from a full scan?
I'm hoping that you are planning to upgrade to W7 soon. There is no support for XP and the security holes are growing daily.
Keep us posted

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He is running Chrome and uses gmail alot for his job.I quite often use Gmail, but since I hate and do not use Chrome (due to their scammy promotions), I have no problems while using I.E. 9 -Have you put this simple option forward to the user ??

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HKLM-x32\...\Run: [CStart8] => C:\Program Files (x86)\CStart8\CStart8Tray64.exe [3135856 2014-04-14] (Crawler.com)
ShellIconOverlayIdentifiers: [ SkyDrive1] -> {F241C880-6982-4CE5-8CF7-7085BA96DA5A} => No File
ShellIconOverlayIdentifiers: [ SkyDrive2] -> {A0396A93-DC06-4AEF-BEE9-95FFCCAEF20E} => No File
ShellIconOverlayIdentifiers: [ SkyDrive3] -> {BBACC218-34EA-4666-9D7A-C78F2274A524} => No File
ShellIconOverlayIdentifiers-x32: [ SkyDrive1] -> {F241C880-6982-4CE5-8CF7-7085BA96DA5A} => No File
ShellIconOverlayIdentifiers-x32: [ SkyDrive2] -> {A0396A93-DC06-4AEF-BEE9-95FFCCAEF20E} => No File
ShellIconOverlayIdentifiers-x32: [ SkyDrive3] -> {BBACC218-34EA-4666-9D7A-C78F2274A524} => No File
CHR HKLM\SOFTWARE\Policies\Google: Policy restriction <======= ATTENTION
SearchScopes: HKU\.DEFAULT -> DefaultScope {0633EE93-D776-472f-A0FF-E1416B8B2E3A} URL =
SearchScopes: HKU\S-1-5-19 -> DefaultScope {0633EE93-D776-472f-A0FF-E1416B8B2E3A} URL =
SearchScopes: HKU\S-1-5-20 -> DefaultScope {0633EE93-D776-472f-A0FF-E1416B8B2E3A} URL =
S2 PrivoxyService; No ImagePath
C:\Users\Mark\AppData\Roaming\F70E.tmp

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No one?

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A:GTA V and Rocket League FPS drop after Windows 10 upgrade

Have you updated to the latest video card drivers, the ones that support Windows 10?
 
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A:GTA V and Rocket League FPS drop after Windows 10 upgrade

Welcome to TSG!

Unless you are posting in lots of places I am seeing a few posts about GTA V and windows 10 not getting along.
A yahoo search lists a whole page of results.

So far all I can gather is GTA V is not patched or completely ready for 10 yet.
Probably still in testing since it is so new of an OS.

Just keep checking for the latest windows patches, and driver updates.
Some people are having a problem and others aren't, nature of computers.
And you could try returning your CPU to the default speed. (default is best when troubleshooting.) Win 10 may not be as stable on an overclocked machine.
 

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