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by shiner
Fri Jun 17, 2011 5:30 pm
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: [Release] Printer UpdatePack and XPS Addon 1.2.0
Replies: 96
Views: 99318

thanks
by shiner
Thu May 05, 2011 8:07 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Notepad2 4.2.25 Final
Replies: 18
Views: 4861

More info on the RC9: Notepad2 4.2.25-rc9 has a new command to merge blank lines (Alt+Y), is able to jump to and restore scrolling positions more unerringly if word wrap is enabled (i.e. when reloading files, or jumping to positions with the /g command line switch), and fixes some cases with missing...
by shiner
Wed May 04, 2011 7:53 am
Forum: Switchless Installer Discussion
Topic: [New Updated Tutorial] Making A 7-Zip Switchless Installer
Replies: 74
Views: 78946

Update:
oleg_sch has updated the modified 7zsfx module to 1.5.0.2100 beta.

From the log:
1.5.0.2100-beta:
Fixed exceptions handling and loading msvcrt.dll in WinXP x64 / Win2003 x64
Update 7-Zip sources up to 9.22
7zsd_150_2100.7z
by shiner
Fri Apr 22, 2011 6:17 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Java SE Runtime Environment 6.0 Update 25 (build 06)
Replies: 10
Views: 3043

I downloaded directly from the link in the first post using FDM without any issue.

I then installed on my system, which has Avast Free, and again had no issues.

Everything seems fine here.
by shiner
Fri Apr 22, 2011 3:27 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Adobe Acrobat/Reader 9.4.4/Acrobat X v10.0.3 Update
Replies: 2
Views: 1155

quote from Adobe Security Advisory (link above,) Because Adobe Reader X Protected Mode would prevent exploits of the type targeting CVE-2011-0611 from executing, we are currently planning to address these issues in Adobe Reader X for Windows with the next quarterly security update for Adobe Reader, ...
by shiner
Sat Apr 16, 2011 6:20 am
Forum: Switchless Installer Discussion
Topic: [New Updated Tutorial] Making A 7-Zip Switchless Installer
Replies: 74
Views: 78946

Update:
oleg_sch has updated the modified sfx module to 1.5.0.2088 and changed it status from "alpha" to "beta".

In this update the 7-zip sources were updated to version 9.21b.
by shiner
Thu Apr 14, 2011 6:32 pm
Forum: Switchless Installer Discussion
Topic: [New Updated Tutorial] Making A 7-Zip Switchless Installer
Replies: 74
Views: 78946

quote vmanda, what is the stage: alpha beta or final for 7zsfx 1.50.1989? My interpretation of the google translation of posts in the the OSZone site on the modified module by Oleg_Sch is that all the 1.5 versions are alpha. (latest 1.5.0.2079) The latest "release", which I think might be a "final,"...
by shiner
Wed Mar 09, 2011 6:23 pm
Forum: Windows XP Professional
Topic: XPSP3_QFE_UpdatePack for Windows XP Post-SP3 20180109
Replies: 2673
Views: 1412407

Some of this is almost to be expected with XP slipping deeper into legacy and drawdown support status.
Yes, and the current push to kill IE6 is a "test run" and preview to a future "kill XP" drive in 3 or 4 years time.
by shiner
Tue Mar 08, 2011 6:35 pm
Forum: Windows XP Professional
Topic: XPSP3_QFE_UpdatePack for Windows XP Post-SP3 20180109
Replies: 2673
Views: 1412407

thnx!
by shiner
Tue Feb 08, 2011 10:20 pm
Forum: Windows XP Professional
Topic: XPSP3_QFE_UpdatePack for Windows XP Post-SP3 20180109
Replies: 2673
Views: 1412407

Thanky muchy for 1.48.
by shiner
Thu Jan 20, 2011 8:11 am
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: [Addon] Oracle VM VirtualBox 4.3.26.98988 x86/x64
Replies: 99
Views: 87230

u_h, thanks anyway. I usually install VBox at ROE and was hoping to follow it with the ext-pack installation. During the normal installation of the ext-pack two dialog windows appear. One for PUEL agreement and the other I can't remember at the moment. These two windows are what need to be switched ...
by shiner
Wed Jan 19, 2011 8:05 am
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: [Addon] Oracle VM VirtualBox 4.3.26.98988 x86/x64
Replies: 99
Views: 87230

u_h,

Have you discovered a way to silent or passive install the extension pack for VBox?
(if you have, can you share the switch or method?)
by shiner
Sat Dec 25, 2010 11:05 pm
Forum: Switchless Installer Discussion
Topic: [Tutorial] For Making A 7-Zip Switchless Installer
Replies: 83
Views: 115497

I have used version 1.5.0.1951 since it was released and tested the addons in VBox and my personal machine without any apparent issues to date.
I recommend using it (with testing before release of addons, of course.)
by shiner
Thu Dec 23, 2010 11:24 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Adobe Customization Wizard X
Replies: 10
Views: 4165

Yes, this is quite a nice tool from Adobe.
JRE and a few other primary apps could use something like this.
by shiner
Wed Dec 15, 2010 5:05 pm
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: [Addon] Internet Explorer 8 for XP/2k3 1.4.11
Replies: 380
Views: 282421

Botus wrote:Hi YumeYao

downloaded twice I see md hash listed is not wot I got both times

_IE8_Addon_Nosetuperr_ENU_1_4_3.7z (Mirror1 Mirror2)
MD5: 158f85e3f193f88af67255afce51f3bd


I got

DA0ABD169B4795126CD56449E71DBFDD
+1
by shiner
Tue Nov 30, 2010 10:33 pm
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: Microsoft DirectX 9.0c End User Runtime June 2010 (x86)
Replies: 56
Views: 64025

About time.
I was beginning to think MS had stopped the 3-4 month update schedule for DX9.
by shiner
Thu Nov 18, 2010 10:22 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 7.zip goes to final version 9.20
Replies: 4
Views: 1404

From 7-zip forum: quote ipavlov, What's new after 7-Zip 4.65 (2009-02-03): - 7-Zip now supports LZMA2 compression method. - 7-Zip now can update solid .7z archives. - 7-Zip now supports XZ archives. - 7-Zip now supports PPMd compression in ZIP archives. - 7-Zip now can unpack NTFS, FAT, VHD, MBR, AP...
by shiner
Wed Nov 10, 2010 10:22 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Any way to stop certain Flash material...
Replies: 3
Views: 1444

Your system specs seem sufficient.

Have you tried toggling "Enable Hardware Acceleration" in Ad0beFlash Settings Manager?

Their site says that enabling this may cause issues with older hardware.
Worth a try.
by shiner
Sun Nov 07, 2010 4:23 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Get infected...
Replies: 20
Views: 5814

...because the malware will invariably block/corrupt the utility before it has a chance to get it's "shields" up. Agreed. mr_smartepants wrote: [...] and nuke the system from orbit. It's the only way to be sure. Agreed. But until that time I can poke at it with different sticks. I have already disc...
by shiner
Sat Nov 06, 2010 6:39 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Get infected...
Replies: 20
Views: 5814

Try "Malwarebytes" - http://www.malwarebytes.org/ have Not found something that this baby can not remove Thanks, =[FEAR]=JIGSAW MBAM was one of the first programs I tried and it found zero, but it was not the only one. In the order I used the programs Avast 5 Free boot-time scan - Found nothing Spy...
by shiner
Fri Nov 05, 2010 9:13 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Get infected...
Replies: 20
Views: 5814

Aargh! There is some wicked malware now on my system. I normally browse with FF and NoScript. I recently allowed an object I thought was a "Captcha," or whatever, to view the image and got nailed. Been wrestling with its removal, but it looks like a definite reformat and clean install for me on this...
by shiner
Fri Oct 29, 2010 9:54 am
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: [Release] Sue Fisher's The Font Thing Addon v0.80b2-070821
Replies: 22
Views: 12874

Addon has been created and posted here:
http://www.ryanvm.net/forum/viewtopic.php?p=109657

Same version as posted above by Mrs Peel, (apparently the last to date.)
by shiner
Mon Oct 25, 2010 8:07 am
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: [Release] Kels' Runtimes v8.8
Replies: 922
Views: 560733

Thanks.
OK now.
must've been a problem with my ISP at that particular time.
by shiner
Mon Oct 25, 2010 5:08 am
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: [Release] Kels' Runtimes v8.8
Replies: 922
Views: 560733

Hey, Kels,
Is your upload completed?

I just tried DLing twice and it stopped at 51% both times.

I will wait a few hours before trying again, but I though I would let you know anyway so you can check on your end.

Thanks again for keeping this updated.
by shiner
Sun Oct 24, 2010 5:54 pm
Forum: Windows XP Professional
Topic: XPSP3_QFE_UpdatePack for Windows XP Post-SP3 20180109
Replies: 2673
Views: 1412407

TwoJ has stated in the integrator forum for a few months already that Office Integrator needs to be updated to fix issues with MU.

Benners has posted that he has been "waylaid" by some project and been too busy to address those issues.

Just be patient.
by shiner
Sun Oct 17, 2010 6:32 am
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: [Addon] Internet Explorer 8 for XP/2k3 1.4.11
Replies: 380
Views: 282421

My setuperr.log and qfecheck log are now without errors reported after updating to version 1.4.2.
I could not eliminate those error reports on my system using version 1.4.1.
Thanks again, yumeyao.
by shiner
Sun Oct 17, 2010 2:31 am
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: [Addon] Internet Explorer 8 for XP/2k3 1.4.11
Replies: 380
Views: 282421

yumeyao, Fixed. You can integrate this updated addon upon the source that you have previous version integrated on. Thanks, yumeyao. I will give version 1.42 a try later today. adric, Were you able to resolve what the problem was? No, I could not determine the source of the problem. I had been workin...
by shiner
Fri Oct 15, 2010 4:16 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Update pack integration time compare.
Replies: 7
Views: 1577

Do you enable "Use Cached driver.cab" under the Advanced tab? This can dramatically reduce integration time when the cache is current. Thanks 5eraph for this tip! Successive integrations using update pack 1.44 after enabling the caching option have reduced the integration time from 1300+ seconds to...
by shiner
Thu Oct 14, 2010 6:07 pm
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: [Addon] Internet Explorer 8 for XP/2k3 1.4.11
Replies: 380
Views: 282421

thanks, mr_smartepants

In that case I will go back to zero and start over again with this build.
by shiner
Thu Oct 14, 2010 6:01 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Update pack integration time compare.
Replies: 7
Views: 1577

Thanks again, 5eraph for taking the time to check that.

But be aware that RVMi does not copy the entire source when a destination directory is defined.
Yet another thing I didn't know.
by shiner
Thu Oct 14, 2010 9:28 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Update pack integration time compare.
Replies: 7
Views: 1577

Thanks for the repy 5eraph. No, I have never used the "Use Cached driver.cab" option as it simply never occurred to me. I will give that a look see. If by copy the i386 directory you mean do I select a new destination directory for the integrated result, yes most of the time. So, you're saying copyi...
by shiner
Thu Oct 14, 2010 8:28 am
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: [Release] Kels' Runtimes v8.8
Replies: 922
Views: 560733

thanks.
by shiner
Thu Oct 14, 2010 7:55 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Update pack integration time compare.
Replies: 7
Views: 1577

Update pack integration time compare.

I am thinking about buying some new hardware before the end of the year and want to know about how much of an improvement I will see with more current hardware. I just integrated u_h's qfe 1.44 update pack(only) on a clean XP SP3 directory and got the following time for the integration: 16:20:48 - T...
by shiner
Thu Oct 14, 2010 7:43 am
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: [Addon] Internet Explorer 8 for XP/2k3 1.4.11
Replies: 380
Views: 282421

yumeyao, I just loaded an XP SP3 build using user_hidden's 1.44 update pack, the current version your IE8 addon, 1.4.1 (no setup error flavor,) and a few other addons. I am getting the following which I think are related to this addon: qfecheck log: KB2360131-IE8: This hotfix should be reinstalled. ...
by shiner
Tue Oct 12, 2010 7:13 pm
Forum: Windows XP Professional
Topic: XPSP3_QFE_UpdatePack for Windows XP Post-SP3 20180109
Replies: 2673
Views: 1412407

Thanks again, u_h.
Much appreciated as always.
by shiner
Tue Sep 21, 2010 11:39 pm
Forum: Switchless Installer Discussion
Topic: [Tutorial] avast! Home Edition 4.8.x switchless installer
Replies: 21
Views: 15162

Success of sorts. beats started this thread on how to create a switchless installer with pre-registration for the FREE version of Avast4. After working on alban's behalf on a method for the PRO Version, it's quite obvious that Alwil Software has integrated preventative measures to do the pre-registr...
by shiner
Mon Sep 20, 2010 5:05 pm
Forum: Switchless Installer Discussion
Topic: [Tutorial] avast! Home Edition 4.8.x switchless installer
Replies: 21
Views: 15162

5eraph, For me with Avast5, write access to the Avast5 folder is denied. Avast4 may have the same restrictions in place. Yes, I use Avast5 on my PC as well. With Avast5 writing to an ini file is not necessary for silent install with pre-registration--everything is in the registry. With Avast4, after...
by shiner
Mon Sep 20, 2010 10:28 am
Forum: Switchless Installer Discussion
Topic: [Tutorial] avast! Home Edition 4.8.x switchless installer
Replies: 21
Views: 15162

5eraph Code: RunProgram="hidcon:cmd /c copy /Y \"%ProgramFiles%\\myprogram\\myfile.ini\" + addentries.txt" I've tried this with Avast4Pro as follows: ;!@Install@!UTF-8! ExtractTitle="Avast4Pro" ExtractDialogText="Please wait while the installation routine is extracted" GUIMode="1" GUIFlags="1+8+2048...
by shiner
Mon Sep 20, 2010 12:17 am
Forum: Switchless Installer Discussion
Topic: [Tutorial] avast! Home Edition 4.8.x switchless installer
Replies: 21
Views: 15162

OK, I think I got this figured out now but I need a little bit of help with the 7zxfx line to accomplish what alban is looking for. I need to append text to an existing ini file. So, how can I change this: RunProgram="hidcon:cmd /c copy /y addentries.txt \"%programfiles%\\myprogram\myfile.ini"" so t...
by shiner
Sat Sep 18, 2010 6:18 pm
Forum: Switchless Installer Discussion
Topic: [Tutorial] avast! Home Edition 4.8.x switchless installer
Replies: 21
Views: 15162

Hmmm, I don't have a pro license for v4.8 to test.
The method above does work for v 5.0 Free, I have used it several times now.
by shiner
Mon Sep 06, 2010 5:22 am
Forum: Switchless Installer Discussion
Topic: [Tutorial] avast! Home Edition 4.8.x switchless installer
Replies: 21
Views: 15162

Register Avast5! Free Antivirus at ROE or for 7Zsfx silent installer. First, I must give credit to pkula , who posted the info last April. The registration values must be added to the registry before Avast Setup. They are obtained from the registry after using your key to register the program on a s...
by shiner
Sat Sep 04, 2010 9:30 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What makes XP auto-refresh all windows now and then?
Replies: 7
Views: 1976

google is your friend.
check this

Code: Select all

Windows Registry Editor Version 5.00

[HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\Advanced]
"NoNetCrawling"=dword:00000001  
that, combined with the icon cache setting should do it.

This site has quite a few registry "fixits" posted.
by shiner
Sun Aug 29, 2010 10:50 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 2 dead dvd drives???
Replies: 11
Views: 3401

Your occurrence does seem farfetched--but I guess possible. A few things you can try: 1.Try installing one of the drives in a different PC to eliminate your PC as the cause. 2.Re-flash the drives firmware. Download the last version of the firmware for your drive from the Lite-on site and try to re-f...
by shiner
Sat Aug 28, 2010 6:06 am
Forum: Switchless Installer Discussion
Topic: [Tutorial] avast! Home Edition 4.8.x switchless installer
Replies: 21
Views: 15162

alban,

I'm not sure what the problem is.
I have encountered the same issue with v. 5.0 Free.
I have tried adding both "RegData" and "Registration" registry values after installing Avast at ROE and I end up with the same result as you.
by shiner
Fri Aug 27, 2010 8:21 am
Forum: Switchless Installer Discussion
Topic: [Tutorial] avast! Home Edition 4.8.x switchless installer
Replies: 21
Views: 15162

alban,

I haven't tested this yet, but I think with Avast v. 5 the register value is here:

Code: Select all

    Windows Registry Editor Version 5.00

    [HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\ALWIL Software\Avast\5.0]
    "Registration"=hex:ee,xx,xx,xx,xx,xx,xx,xx
I use the free version and will test this by tomorrow.
by shiner
Thu Aug 26, 2010 11:39 pm
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: [Release] Printer UpdatePack and XPS Addon 1.2.0
Replies: 96
Views: 99318

It seems the "True Addon" is like an extension of U_H's update pack, (not an addon per se.) Once its integrated, other typical addons, (excluding non-YY .NET AIO 3.0 and up??), can be integrated in one or more sessions without the need to re-integrate the XPS Printer True addon . Would that be corre...
by shiner
Tue Aug 17, 2010 8:06 pm
Forum: Windows XP Professional
Topic: XPSP3_QFE_UpdatePack for Windows XP Post-SP3 20180109
Replies: 2673
Views: 1412407

Googling indicates that this error has been prevalent for some time.

I never before glanced at that log.
But now, I looked at another log I never checked, ntdtcsetup.log, and it doesn't show any errors.

So it is interesting. :)
by shiner
Thu Aug 12, 2010 8:52 am
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: [Addon] Internet Explorer 8 for XP/2k3 1.4.11
Replies: 380
Views: 282421

thanks for your work on this.
by shiner
Sun Aug 08, 2010 6:05 pm
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: [Addon] Oracle VM VirtualBox 4.3.26.98988 x86/x64
Replies: 99
Views: 87230

ScOOt3r You probably know that the official stock installer from Oracle contains both x68 & amd64 msi's. You can extract the msi's and common cab file with the following command line: VirtualBox-3.2.8-64453-Win.exe -x -p C:\VBox Then, study user_hidden's x86 version using 7Zsplit and try to make a s...
by shiner
Fri Aug 06, 2010 9:33 am
Forum: Windows XP Professional
Topic: XPSP3_QFE_UpdatePack for Windows XP Post-SP3 20180109
Replies: 2673
Views: 1412407

No worries, I don't use that addon or any addon that changes the moviemaker exe because I have never used that app. I just happened to notice that entry when I ran qfecheck--an entry which didn't exist with 1.3.3. No big deal, I probably have an improper nlite setting because I can't think of anythi...