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by Mandarin
Thu Aug 16, 2007 1:54 pm
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: [Release] eXpress FreshFiles Finder Addon v1.1.0-070815
Replies: 5
Views: 4863

Haven't seen this one before Mrs. P but I will give it a go. I use Opera to download and for some reason it doesn't always save its download history and I can lose the odd file too! On the topic of your addons - I went through the big list of members addons only last weekend to see if there were any...
by Mandarin
Tue Aug 14, 2007 1:12 pm
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: [Release] Softnik Time Synchronizer Addon v2.0-070815
Replies: 7
Views: 2502

Always having trouble with Windows built in time synch system so this is going to get a try out in the next build. Thanks Mrs. P.
by Mandarin
Sat Aug 11, 2007 3:36 am
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: [Release] Internet Explorer 7 English w/Updates (v2.0.4a)
Replies: 926
Views: 341367

5eraph wrote:Date as addon version is good for me. :)
Excellent idea and one that I see quite a few other pack makers are now using. Makes it a lot easier to track which is the latest version.
by Mandarin
Sat Aug 11, 2007 3:31 am
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: [Release] Nikos's Xplorer2 Lite Addon v1.7.0.5-070929
Replies: 17
Views: 6425

If you say this is a good replacement for explorer then I'll give it a go and stick it in my next build.
Don't nuke this one yet Mrs. P.
by Mandarin
Fri Aug 10, 2007 2:51 am
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: [Release] Lightning UK ImgBurn Addon v2.3.2.0-070809
Replies: 9
Views: 5861

I use the Alex Feinman ISO Recorder, which is a small, neat application but this offers a few added features and is still less than 2MB so I think I will give this a go on the next build - thanks.
by Mandarin
Thu Aug 09, 2007 4:55 pm
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: [Release] FnF's Driver Sweeper 0.9 Addon 2.0-070809 w/Config
Replies: 34
Views: 8941

Mitsuko Aninikkou wrote:Thanks for the tip, I'll clarify the changelog :)
That's much clearer. :D
by Mandarin
Thu Aug 09, 2007 3:24 pm
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: [Release] FnF's Driver Sweeper 0.9 Addon 2.0-070809 w/Config
Replies: 34
Views: 8941

Thanks for this - it should come in handy. One suggestion - your changelog is confusing. You have version 1.0 and version 2.0 but the post title refers to version 0.9. I can see what you mean but maybe it needs to be clearer that this is the second release of the program which itself is at version 0...
by Mandarin
Sun Aug 05, 2007 1:20 pm
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: [Release] Koepi's XviD Codec Addon v1.1.3-070825
Replies: 24
Views: 11627

Another one that I use regularly - thanks for keeping it updated.
by Mandarin
Mon Jul 30, 2007 7:13 am
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: [Release] System Restore Optional Component Add-On v1.0
Replies: 9
Views: 8276

Looks handy cos I keep getting problems which seem to randomly knock out system restore from some builds I do, even though they work on other builds.
I have a laptop where system restore doesn't work so can try this and see if it will let me add it in.
by Mandarin
Mon Jul 30, 2007 5:26 am
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: [Release] Taskbar Shuffle Addon v2.2-070804
Replies: 27
Views: 8271

Another appreciated update from Mrs. P - thank you, I use this on every build.
by Mandarin
Mon Jul 30, 2007 5:24 am
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: [Release] Dimio DTaskManager Addon v1.50-070804
Replies: 23
Views: 6255

Link working perfectly now - just downloaded it.
by Mandarin
Mon Jul 30, 2007 5:21 am
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: [Release] DAMN NFO Viewer Addon v2.10.0032-080123
Replies: 63
Views: 39889

Downloaded perfectly now - thanks.
by Mandarin
Sun Jul 29, 2007 2:42 pm
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: [Release] Dimio DTaskManager Addon v1.50-070804
Replies: 23
Views: 6255

This sounds like something that will come in handy so I'll grab it when I can. Thanks Mrs. P.
by Mandarin
Sun Jul 29, 2007 2:14 pm
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: [Release] DAMN NFO Viewer Addon v2.10.0032-080123
Replies: 63
Views: 39889

Used this for a long time and it seems to default to being the default nfo viewer for me without me doing anything to it.
Will use the new updated release now that Mrs. Peel has updated this - thanks.

Edited - currently showing as a 404.
by Mandarin
Fri Jul 06, 2007 7:12 pm
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: Visual TaskTips
Replies: 4
Views: 1041

Just drag the shortcut to Task Tips into your "Startup" folder and it should start when windows starts. That's the way I do it.
by Mandarin
Thu Jul 05, 2007 5:28 pm
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: [ANNOUNCEMENT] Mrs Peel Addon Updates [UPDATED]
Replies: 14
Views: 3883

Just a quick thank you to Mrs. P for the packs that I have been using for the last year or so, which all work perfectly. Where there has been a glitch I have reported it and it gets fixed, I don't generally do the "thank you" bit, probably becuase this doesn't seem to be the way that other members r...
by Mandarin
Sun Jul 01, 2007 7:32 am
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: [Release] Taskbar Shuffle Addon v2.2-070804
Replies: 27
Views: 8271

I'm using Commodo on the laptop with version 2 of Task Bar Shuffle and it has never asked for permission to access the net, nor does it appear anywhere in the program lists within Commodo. In device manager my version is using 5.1 MB of memory so it looks like they must have tweaked a few more thing...
by Mandarin
Sat Jun 30, 2007 2:34 pm
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: [Release] Taskbar Shuffle Addon v2.2-070804
Replies: 27
Views: 8271

Can't say I noticed the phone home activity on the earlier version - though I never actually looked for it. For a free program wonder why it needs to phone home? Edit - just checked on my laptop which is running version 2 of this software and I can't see anywhere in the firewall logs where that vers...
by Mandarin
Thu Jun 21, 2007 3:19 pm
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: [Release] Registry Tweaker CPL Addon v2.1.2.283-070821
Replies: 49
Views: 28173

Yes - that is why I queried it.
There was no changelog engry for 20th June earlier on and the download link pointed to a different version of the file when I posted.
Both are now correct.
by Mandarin
Thu Jun 21, 2007 12:51 pm
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: [Release] Registry Tweaker CPL Addon v2.1.2.283-070821
Replies: 49
Views: 28173

Is it me but how does the thread title Registry Tweaker CPL 2.1.281 relate to the update version 1.8.3.136?
by Mandarin
Thu May 24, 2007 12:57 pm
Forum: Update Pack Discussion
Topic: Integrator doe not notice when it runs out of room
Replies: 2
Views: 1020

When I have run the Integrator on a partition that is tight on space it has always warned me that it can not complete the operation and then it exits. Looks like it is already supposed to do what you want it to do - just strange that it didn't work in your case.
by Mandarin
Wed May 23, 2007 4:22 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Yes, there's a new default theme in town.
Replies: 19
Views: 2331

Cancel that - now I have logged in everything is back as it should be. Previously it made no difference to the appearance of the board whether I logged in or not.
Logged in and the sub-forums are perfectly easy to find.
by Mandarin
Wed May 23, 2007 4:17 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Yes, there's a new default theme in town.
Replies: 19
Views: 2331

Just had a look at the addon discussion forum and also the switchless discussion forum and it is not obbious how to get to the addons and the switchless installers. With the old layout it was at the top of each one and obvious. I'm colourblilnd and found the black, green and white text much easier t...
by Mandarin
Thu May 17, 2007 2:54 am
Forum: Update Pack Discussion
Topic: RyanVM Update Pack 2.1.10 - Released May 13, 2007
Replies: 99
Views: 34334

OK children, I'm opening up the direct links for everyone now. Everybody behave :rolleyes:. FYI, I've given up on .htaccess blacklisting. Instead, I'm just reporting the offending IP addresses to my host and they're firewalling them before they even have a chance to hit my server. Of course, that a...
by Mandarin
Thu May 17, 2007 2:51 am
Forum: Update Pack Discussion
Topic: Error: No entries*.ini Found, Exiting
Replies: 4
Views: 951

Signet - I've been beta testing 1.5 and get that same error every time even though I never see it with the current Integrator.
by Mandarin
Wed May 16, 2007 4:41 pm
Forum: Update Pack Discussion
Topic: WinFLP (Windows for Legacy PCs) and the RyanVM UPDs
Replies: 14
Views: 3895

It's called Windows Fundamentals and more info can be found at this link http://www.microsoft.com/licensing/sa/benefits/fundamentals.mspx Only negative I have found by reading about this on a few forums is that it doesn't appear to recognise partitioned drives correctly, other than that it gets good...
by Mandarin
Sun May 13, 2007 5:42 pm
Forum: Update Pack Discussion
Topic: RyanVM Update Pack 2.1.10 - Released May 13, 2007
Replies: 99
Views: 34334

Downing it off the tracker at this very moment.
Thanks for your continuing efforts - saves me loads of time.
by Mandarin
Sun Apr 22, 2007 2:32 pm
Forum: Update Pack Discussion
Topic: RyanVM Update Pack 2.1.9 - Released April 12, 2007
Replies: 89
Views: 24321

Thanks Ryan - quite an achievement to make such a complex process so straightforward. :)
by Mandarin
Sun Apr 22, 2007 12:19 pm
Forum: Update Pack Discussion
Topic: RyanVM Update Pack 2.1.9 - Released April 12, 2007
Replies: 89
Views: 24321

Quick question about how the update pack works. Been reading this forum for over a year and never really seen this answered. I understand that I can integrate 2.1.9 over 2.1.8 and can see how it would add any new hotfixes. Question is how does it deal with hotfixes that replace earlier ones? I notic...
by Mandarin
Fri Apr 20, 2007 12:21 pm
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: [Release] Kels' UberPacK v16.6 & Notepad2-Mod
Replies: 1360
Views: 327797

Kel - I am sorry to report that this latest version is breaking all my installs. Full details are posted over at msfn http://www.msfn.org/board/index.php?showtopic=94975 because it only happens when I use the Integrator and nLite together. Version 9.7 works perfectly and I never tried 9.8 but this i...
by Mandarin
Thu Apr 05, 2007 8:18 am
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: [Release] Resource Hacker 3.4.0.79 #6
Replies: 16
Views: 12248

Can confirm that build 6 behaves for me too.
by Mandarin
Sat Mar 24, 2007 6:20 pm
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: [Release] Kels' Runtimes v8.8
Replies: 922
Views: 462232

I'm not back home until tomorrow night but I can easily post the lists of addons that I have been using. I have been saving the log files and can identify which ones work and which ones don't. I use more than 80 addons so the lists would be quite long and I haven't figured out how to attach anything...
by Mandarin
Sat Mar 24, 2007 6:15 pm
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: [Release] Resource Hacker 3.4.0.79 #6
Replies: 16
Views: 12248

This is one of the addons that I have been having issues with when used with my particular batch of addons. (As reported in this thread http://www.ryanvm.net/forum/viewtopic.php?t=1954

Will test the new version and report back.
by Mandarin
Sat Mar 24, 2007 7:32 am
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: [Release] Kels' Runtimes v8.8
Replies: 922
Views: 462232

Update time again - after over 50 test builds I am getting nearer to finding what the problem combination is. Addons that work perfectly appear to not play well together in some combinations - the hard bit is finding which ones don't like which other ones. For example I add a Ferrari theme addon whi...
by Mandarin
Tue Mar 13, 2007 6:07 pm
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: [Release] Kels' Runtimes v8.8
Replies: 922
Views: 462232

Finally managed to get a working build with the themes working, the quick launch bar showing and Kels control panel addon all present and correct. But that was by integrating only 8 or so addons. Out of curiosity I tried integrating the whole lot in nLite, missing out the Integrator altogether and I...
by Mandarin
Mon Mar 12, 2007 9:41 am
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: [Release] Registry Mechanic v6.0.0.780
Replies: 8
Views: 6320

Thanks -- had an older version as an nLite addon so this will definitely be used.
by Mandarin
Sat Mar 10, 2007 8:50 am
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: [Release] Kels' Runtimes v8.8
Replies: 922
Views: 462232

Nothing wrong with any of my hardware though I am still on the case with this. Now done over 40 builds and still getting the same issues. Be interesting to find out what the cause is eventually.
by Mandarin
Fri Mar 09, 2007 11:49 am
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: [mini realease] small wallpaper collection
Replies: 6
Views: 1876

Nice collection - I have some of them already but added to the rest.
by Mandarin
Thu Mar 08, 2007 4:52 pm
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: [Release] Kels' Runtimes v8.8
Replies: 922
Views: 462232

Just as an update something screwy is going on. After 30 or so builds I was convinced that I had tracked the addon down that wasn't playing with this and I could reproduce the error. But now even leaving that one particular addon out still gets a srewed up install. Builds that worked previously don'...
by Mandarin
Wed Mar 07, 2007 5:30 pm
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: [Release] Kels' Runtimes v8.8
Replies: 922
Views: 462232

I'm getting closer to finding what the bad combination is and I'm fairly certain I know which addon doesn't play well with this runtime pack - will know in about an hour. I'm getting the same issue now with the older 2.3 pack and one addon which was recently updated. Need to do a final triple check ...
by Mandarin
Tue Mar 06, 2007 7:12 pm
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: [Release] Kels' Runtimes v8.8
Replies: 922
Views: 462232

I've also found that none of the additonal themes have installed and about half of the addon programs are missing too! It is not the runtimes pack itself but the interaction between it and another addon or addons because I tried it with just the runtime pack and a few others I downloaded recently an...
by Mandarin
Tue Mar 06, 2007 4:38 pm
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: [Release] Kels' Runtimes v8.8
Replies: 922
Views: 462232

Kelsenellenelvian wrote:Can I get a couple of screenies?
Completed another test and it is the same as before with loads of runtime failures at T13. I have 5 screenshots taken before I abandoned it as a bad job but how do I attach them on this forum?
by Mandarin
Tue Mar 06, 2007 3:05 am
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: [Release] Kels' Runtimes v8.8
Replies: 922
Views: 462232

Can I get a couple of screenies? Abandoned both installs and deleted the virtual machines so can't get them from the ones I have tried. In the middle of trying it with the new runtimes and the older Royale theme but won't be able to complete it until late tonight. Will do some screenies if it fails...
by Mandarin
Mon Mar 05, 2007 8:11 pm
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: [Release] Kels' Runtimes v8.8
Replies: 922
Views: 462232

Sorry - but getting loads of runtime errors at T13 with the new 2.5 pack. Tried twice now with the same result. However, I am also using Kels updated Royale theme so there is the possibility that it may be messing something up and it has nothing to do with the runtimes pack - haven't tried either ad...
by Mandarin
Mon Mar 05, 2007 5:26 pm
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: [Release] Kels' Runtimes v8.8
Replies: 922
Views: 462232

I'll let you know - just finished one test which didn't work (nothing to do with this) so I have to do another run. I'll use 2.5 this time and srr how it gets on.
by Mandarin
Mon Mar 05, 2007 3:14 pm
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: [Release] Royale Remixed Theme v1.47
Replies: 32
Views: 23135

Kelsenellenelvian wrote: I forgot the .cab it is fixed now.
All working correctly now - fast action as always.
by Mandarin
Mon Mar 05, 2007 2:12 pm
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: [Release] Royale Remixed Theme v1.47
Replies: 32
Views: 23135

Kel - the download link is throwing up a 404 at the moment.
by Mandarin
Fri Mar 02, 2007 4:26 am
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: [Release] Windows Sidebar GadgetInstaller v1.3
Replies: 7
Views: 2096

Good work - time to go collecting some gadgets then!
by Mandarin
Thu Mar 01, 2007 3:42 pm
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: [Release] Windows Sidebar GadgetInstaller v1.3
Replies: 7
Views: 2096

I'm guessing this simplifies the installation process? Instead of downloading the gadgets and manually renaming them after unpacking them to the gadget folder.

Is this correct?
by Mandarin
Thu Feb 22, 2007 5:54 pm
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: [Release] Vista RocketDock v1.3.5 AddOn
Replies: 15
Views: 6685

Now this I do like!
Been using True Launch as a replacement for the Qucik Launch bar but this is much more visually interesting. Haven't tried the manual install to get it the way I want first but I quite like the default install anyway.