Tag Archives: update

I got them Software Update Blues

So does my son.  I’m currently using older versions of Firefox/Cyberfox because the newest releases not only disable all my tried and true plugins/addons without any replacements for them, the new formats are freaking UGLY!  My son is getting the … Continue reading

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When will I ever learn?

I stupidly updated Firefox so I could update one of my much used addons (blurb on page said it wouldn’t work with anything older than v56.) I made a backup archive of my version of firefox, downloaded and installed the … Continue reading

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I gave up on the Great Alternate BluRay player.

I read up on what the Windows 7 Security Rollup entailed, and everything it ‘fixed’ or patched had nothing to do with my computer. So, I uninstalled that Rollup that disable ArcSoft TotalMediaPlayer.  I will keep using it until there … Continue reading

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Ok, I give up

I tried installing TotalMediaCenter on my Windows 7 VM, XP VM and 8 VM. It installed ok on Win 8 vm, but would crash when I tried to load any sort of video. Installed on Win 7 VM, but like … Continue reading

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Oh well

Another Windows update, and it again disabled TotalMediaTheater.  And since ArcSoft is no longer supporting or updating it, there is no solution from that avenue. I have one option left to keep using is. Try installing it on one of … Continue reading

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Microsoft did it again

Latest “monthly rollup” (KB4074598) prevented some tried and true programs from starting. As much as I would prefer to have the updates, I am tired of Microsoft updates disabling programs that I use. Yes, I know the programs aren’t sold/updated/supported … Continue reading

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When am I ever going to learn

When your browser works, all addons functioning properly… do NOT update the browser if you aren’t having any issues. The “OH NOES! SECURITY PROBLEMS!” Bullshit, that is what some of the security addons are for.  Having the latest version of … Continue reading

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