Re: [DQSD-Users] How to install on windows 7 32bit system

2009-11-10 Thread Charlie Russel
If all you see is Quick Search on the bottom, it means the bar is there, but hasn't got room to expand. You need to right click your toolbar and unlock it. Then expand the Quick Search toolbar by clicking on the pebbled vertical bar to the left of Quick Search and dragging it to the left to

Re: [DQSD-Users] RESEND: New Windows 7 RTM DQSD Theme is HERE!

2009-10-07 Thread Charlie Russel(gmail)
Thank you, Matt. The previous Vista theme wouldn't have been possible without you, and this theme is all that and smart as well. Very nice. --- Charlie. http:/msmvps.com/blogs/xperts64 - Original Message - From: Admin-VYSA ad...@vysa.net To: dqsd-users@lists.sourceforge.net Sent:

Re: [DQSD-Users] Windows 7 RC 64 Bit Install Help needed

2009-05-14 Thread Charlie Russel
got all that right! If they are not followed you may find it diff -Original Message- From: Charlie Russel [mailto:char...@scribes.com] Sent: Monday, May 11, 2009 3:48 PM To: DQSD users mailing list Subject: Re: [DQSD-Users] Windows 7 RC 64 Bit Install Help needed

Re: [DQSD-Users] Windows 7 RC 64 Bit Install Help needed

2009-05-12 Thread Charlie Russel
in the future, the only thing I can think of off-hand is to boot to a command prompt an delete the installation folder manually. Whew I hope I got all that right! If they are not followed you may find it diff -Original Message- From: Charlie Russel [mailto:char

Re: [DQSD-Users] Windows 7 RC 64 Bit Install Help needed

2009-05-11 Thread Charlie Russel
. This is the *only* thing that makes me hesitant about Windows 7. That's how important DQSD is. --David On Mon, May 11, 2009 at 12:48 PM, Charlie Russel char...@scribes.com wrote: I haven't even tried on Win7. Given the changes in the task bar, I'm not confident

Re: [DQSD-Users] Failure to Instantiate - instantiate_failure.png

2009-03-08 Thread Charlie Russel
The x64 version of DQSD always uses the 64-bit version of IE. (This is because it's a 64-bit DLL, and can't call a 32-bit EXE.) Charlie. -Original Message- From: bill.hew...@sentex.net [mailto:bill.hew...@sentex.net] Sent: March-08-09 3:38 PM To: DQSD users mailing list Cc: DQSD

Re: [DQSD-Users] Adjust Clock Font

2009-02-12 Thread Charlie Russel
Bill (and Kim) -- For some clues on how and where to change, take a look at the Vista CSS file we did. (Look under Themes, Vista in the installation directory.) We had to do quite a bit of tweaking to get fonts where we wanted them in Vista, and I think you'll find some good clues in that

Re: [DQSD-Users] DQSD Install Problems - Vista 64

2009-02-11 Thread Charlie Russel
Oh, there's a readme? I'd forgotten :-) g Crashes feel bad, but they can be caused by some minor glitch. Let's see if we can debug it at some point, and figure out how bad it really is. Be happy to, but it may have to wait a bit. Probably until at least the RC, just so we don't have to

Re: [DQSD-Users] DQSD Install Problems - Vista 64

2009-02-10 Thread Charlie Russel
-Users] DQSD Install Problems - Vista 64 Hi Charlie, On Tue, 10 Feb 2009 10:37:53 -0800, you [Charlie Russel] wrote: }That should work. At least it did here. (and no, I'm now on Win7 and that breaks it again. I've about given up. Unless we create a Gadget for Vista/Win7, I think we're

Re: [DQSD-Users] DQSD Install Problems - Vista 64

2009-02-10 Thread Charlie Russel
Cool, I didn't know that. I was worried that we might be facing *another* port to AMD-64 :) No, no worries there. There are a very few things that one or the other does slightly differently, and probably only the Intel compiler knows what they are. AMD64 completely caught Intel by surprise, they

Re: [DQSD-Users] comx /dilbert access denied

2008-11-10 Thread Charlie Russel
) -- Shawn, Charlie -- I'd appreciate your input on this thread as to whether that's the same message you're now seeing... Charlie Russel wrote: Unfortunately, so a I. :( Charlie. http://msmvps.com/blogs/xperts64 http://mvp.support.microsoft.com/profile/charlie.russel - Original

Re: [DQSD-Users] Extra IE window when URL entered (DQSD 4.1.0.0, IE7, Vista)

2008-10-06 Thread Charlie Russel
This is, unfortunately, the default behaviour and I don't know a successful way to get rid of it. :( Charlie. http://msmvps.com/blogs/xperts64 http://mvp.support.microsoft.com/profile/charlie.russel - Original Message - From: Michael Kairys [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: 'DQSD users mailing

Re: [DQSD-Users] DQSD 4.1 BETA

2008-08-06 Thread Charlie Russel
Thank you, Kim. The link is already showing on DQSD.net. This is a huge day for those of us who live in 64-bit, and I really, really appreciate your efforts to make it a part of the normal build process. Charlie. -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:dqsd-users-

Re: [DQSD-Users] scribd search

2008-05-17 Thread Charlie Russel
Subject: Re: [DQSD-Users] scribd search Hi Charlie, Sure, I'll ping you when I have the 32-bit version ready for release, and we can do something for 64-bit, if I can remember what we did :-) - Kim On Wed, May 14, 2008 at 4:59 PM, Charlie Russel [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Kim - if we could

[DQSD-Users] comx /dilbert broken?

2008-05-14 Thread Charlie Russel
The dilbert search in comx seems to be broken. Other comx searches don't seem to have been affected. And this one went out at least a month ago. Charlie. http://msmvps.com/blogs/xperts64 http://mvp.support.microsoft.com/profile/charlie.russel

Re: [DQSD-Users] scribd search

2008-05-14 Thread Charlie Russel
Kim - if we could also do a 64-bit build, that would be appreciated. As always, I'll be happy to set up a system for you - just let me know what you need on it. Charlie. http://msmvps.com/blogs/xperts64 http://mvp.support.microsoft.com/profile/charlie.russel - Original Message -

Re: [DQSD-Users] MS KnowledgeBase Search

2007-11-25 Thread Charlie Russel
? I tested it quickly with both Q192852 and 192852, and it appears to work for me. What searches are failing for you? Glenn -Original Message- From: Charlie Russel Sent: Saturday, November 24, 2007 2:31 PM Subject: [DQSD-Users] MS KnowledgeBase Search Appears to be broken

Re: [DQSD-Users] Search DQSD?

2007-11-25 Thread Charlie Russel
, November 25, 2007 10:39 AM Subject: Re: [DQSD-Users] Search DQSD? Hi Charlie, Try the ? alias. - Kim On 11/25/07, Charlie Russel [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Is there a search to search DQSD's searches? Sometimes I'm sure there must be a search already there, but it takes me longer

Re: [DQSD-Users] MS KnowledgeBase Search

2007-11-25 Thread Charlie Russel
one! Charlie. http://msmvps.com/xperts64 http://mvp.support.microsoft.com/profile/charlie.russel - Original Message - From: Charlie Russel [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: DQSD users mailing list dqsd-users@lists.sourceforge.net Sent: Sunday, November 25, 2007 9:46 PM Subject: Re: [DQSD-Users] MS

Re: [DQSD-Users] Local aliases not working

2007-06-19 Thread Charlie Russel
You don't specify which version of DQSD you're using. If you're using the latest RC3 Build, which you should be on Vista, you need to completely uninstall all previous versions before installing DQSD. I'm still DQSD-less, since I've been waiting until we have an RTM version before asking someone

Re: [DQSD-Users] Odd Math Error

2007-05-17 Thread Charlie Russel
It's all about binary arithmetic. Spreadsheets have traditionally had this same issue. There are workarounds for it, but there's a substantial performance penalty and in most cases it's simply not enough to worry about. The number is always only off by one bit at the limit of your precision.

Re: [DQSD-Users] Vista issues

2007-05-03 Thread Charlie Russel
I did the theme, with help from several folks, especially Matt B. It IS an improvement, isn't it? Now if I just had this as a 64-bit version, I'd be happy. Unfortunately, I can't run DQSD these days since there isn't a 64-bit one. I tried to do it myself, but no joy. Charlie. -Original

Re: [DQSD-Users] Calendar and Local Events

2007-01-15 Thread Charlie Russel
Events I had added this feature in some time back.. the color tag is optional, but if included in the event XML it is used.. Here is an example - event name=Birthday type=public_holiday color=red date day= 15 month=1 year=2007/ /event Monty Charlie Russel wrote: As I added some

[DQSD-Users] comx: Calvin broken again...

2007-01-13 Thread Charlie Russel
Something seems to have broken Calvin and Hobbes again. I tried changing the year offset, and restarting, but that didn't fix it. So obviously I'm missing something here. I know they're all repeats, but I miss my morning Calvin Charlie.

Re: [DQSD-Users] Emailing: comx.xml

2007-01-13 Thread Charlie Russel
Still not getting it. I am running in non-administrator mode, if that could be affecting things. I'm going to try rebooting and see if it improves things. Charlie. -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:dqsd-users- [EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of John W. Bairen, Jr.

Re: [DQSD-Users] DQSD config

2007-01-02 Thread Charlie Russel
See the Vista theme that I did, with help. Basically, you need two very small .BMP files, and some editing of the CSS file(s). http://tinyurl.com/y3elsy has the files for the Vista theme. -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:dqsd-users- [EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of

Re: [DQSD-Users] Vista uglies fix...

2006-12-28 Thread Charlie Russel
PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Glenn Carr Sent: December-28-06 6:38 AM To: dqsd-users@lists.sourceforge.net Subject: Re: [DQSD-Users] Vista uglies fix... Thanks to Charlie Russel and friends, you can download the ZIP file containing the Vista-related theme files here... http://tinyurl.com/y3elsy I've

Re: [DQSD-Users] Vista

2006-12-18 Thread Charlie Russel
I've sent some theme files to Glenn. They fix the ugly blueness of the XP look in 32-bit Vista. If anyone wants them before Glenn makes them more generally available, email me offlist and I'll send them directly. Charlie at scribes dot com. -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED]

Re: [DQSD-Users] Vista

2006-12-18 Thread Charlie Russel
Themes code anyway? Original Message From: Charlie Russel [EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Monday, December 18, 2006 2:09 AM To: DQSD users mailing list dqsd-users@lists.sourceforge.net Subject: Re: [DQSD-Users] Vista I've sent some theme files to Glenn. They fix the ugly

Re: [DQSD-Users] Vista

2006-12-18 Thread Charlie Russel
Of Charlie Russel Sent: den 18 december 2006 18:57 To: [EMAIL PROTECTED]; DQSD users mailing list Subject: Re: [DQSD-Users] Vista Correct. Users running Vista will need to take the provided files and substitute them for localsearch.css and theme.css. Our installation should simply put them

Re: [DQSD-Users] Vista

2006-12-18 Thread Charlie Russel
Hi, Kim. Yes, my localsearch was empty before I started. The one thing that simply would NOT change in theme.css was the on the button. It stayed doggedly black, which doesn't work on a very dark grey background. I'll play around a bit more in a couple of days, when I have some time, and

Re: [DQSD-Users] Vista

2006-12-18 Thread Charlie Russel
Weird... I'll try and figure something out, but as I said, CSS isn't my forte. Nor mine. I wonder if there's a decent online reference for it. I'll have to look around. It's all a nuisance, of course, since I don't have a 64-bit dqsd to work with and only have one machine running 32-bit Vista.

Re: [DQSD-Users] Vista

2006-12-18 Thread Charlie Russel
Hmmm. Not on that machine right now, but I'll try it again tonight when I have a moment. I'll pass on the excruciating one. And try the other, thanks. Little red chevron is good. Though I actually think the best for the theme would probably be silver. I'll try that later. Thanks, Kim.

Re: [DQSD-Users] Vista

2006-12-17 Thread Charlie Russel
OK, I've figured out the screenshot, and created a new css - how do I tell DQSD to recognize the new CSS? Charlie. -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:dqsd-users- [EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Brent Beardsley Sent: December-12-06 12:07 PM To: DQSD users mailing

Re: [DQSD-Users] Vista

2006-12-17 Thread Charlie Russel
Yeah, that works. But you can't use the right click menu to change themes. But since that doesn't work in Vista anyway, I guess that's not too important. (Permissions problem with UAC turned on.) OK, I've got a bit map that works. Now I just need to figure out how to have a calendar popup that

Re: [DQSD-Users] Vista

2006-12-12 Thread Charlie Russel
I can take the necessary screenshots if someone can define what they need a screen shot of. The problem is that the task bar in Vista is a completely different colour scheme than anything XP. Charlie. -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:dqsd-users- [EMAIL PROTECTED]

RE: [DQSD-Users] COMX.XML - missing Joy of Tech User Friendly (again)

2006-03-26 Thread Charlie Russel
] COMX.XML - missing Joy of Tech User Friendly (again) For Better or For Worse was taken off of the comics.com site and is therefore unavailable.. Sorry.. Monty Charlie Russel wrote: While we're fixing comx - for better or for worse is broken as well. :( Charlie

RE: [DQSD-Users] COMX.XML - missing Joy of Tech User Friendly (again)

2006-03-26 Thread Charlie Russel
Of Steve Poirier Sent: March 26, 2006 2:59 PM To: dqsd-users@lists.sourceforge.net Subject: Re: [DQSD-Users] COMX.XML - missing Joy of Tech User Friendly (again) I have added 'For Better or For Worse' back into Monty's latest version. Steve - Original Message From: Charlie Russel

RE: [DQSD-Users] COMX.XML - missing Joy of Tech User Friendly (again)

2006-03-26 Thread Charlie Russel
If neither work, try clearing your browser cache and try again. Steve - Original Message From: Charlie Russel [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: dqsd-users@lists.sourceforge.net Sent: Sunday, March 26, 2006 6:20:48 PM Subject: RE: [DQSD-Users] COMX.XML - missing Joy of Tech User

RE: [DQSD-Users] COMX.XML - missing Joy of Tech User Friendly (again)

2006-03-26 Thread Charlie Russel
you get the blank window, do a view source on the page and see what the url is for the image.. I suspect it might be trying to go to comics.com.. Mont Charlie Russel wrote: Both dicktracy ones work fine. But either form of /forbetter hangs for a long time, and then brings back nothing

RE: [DQSD-Users] RE: x64 Edition version 3.1.9.1 available (for Charlie Russel)

2005-12-13 Thread Charlie Russel
(for Charlie Russel) This is a message for Charlie Russel. I am a brand-new subscriber to the list, so do not have your direct email address since the SourceForge archives hides the full email address. However I did find your post from August 15th mentioning the availability of DQSD for 64-bit

[DQSD-Users] COMX - another favourite goes away :(

2005-12-13 Thread Charlie Russel
Another favourite comic - Cat's with Hands - is no longer working, and appears to have changed its deployment to something we'll have trouble with. That makes two of my favourites that don't work -Cats and Zits. --- This SF.net email is

RE: [DQSD-Users] test Comx.xml with seattlepi (zits) support and political cartoons

2005-09-13 Thread Charlie Russel
Error: Line: 332, char: 5 error: The system cannot find the file specified code:0 URL: file://D:\Program Files\Quick Search Deskbar\search.htm Note that one gets another SP2 prompt when the script first tries to run. -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:dqsd-users-

[DQSD-Users] Comx request

2005-09-11 Thread Charlie Russel
Anyone feel up to trying to add Zits to the comx list? It's a King Features one, so it's not available online at the more normal sources. I have found it online daily at the Seattle Post Intelligencer (http://seattlepi.nwsource.com/fun/zits.asp), but parsing the comx.xml file and figuring out how

RE: [DQSD-Users] Comx request

2005-09-11 Thread Charlie Russel
the nwsource.com site.. I could be mis-interpreting what is going on, and someone else might have an idea on how to work around it.. Monty Charlie Russel wrote: Anyone feel up to trying to add Zits to the comx list? It's a King Features one, so it's not available online at the more

[DQSD-Users] x64 Edition version 3.1.9.1 available

2005-08-15 Thread Charlie Russel
Please contact me off-list if you would like a version of DQSD that runs on Windows XP Professional x64 Edition. Thanks to the outstanding efforts of Kim Gräsman we have a DQSDTools.dll file that is 64-bit and works in x64 Edition. I've put together a crude batch file install for it and I'll

RE: [DQSD-Users] x64 Version, please?!

2005-04-27 Thread Charlie Russel
?! Hi Charlie, I don't know much about Win64, but don't 32-bit apps run cleanly on it? As long as the shell has the hooks used by DQSD, it should just work. Did you try it out? Cheers, - Kim Charlie Russel wrote: OK, I know I asked this before, when the x64 version of Windows went

RE: [DQSD-Users] x64 Version, please?!

2005-04-27 Thread Charlie Russel
) Testing and fixing potential bugs occuring only on 64-bit targets If you (or anyone else) can help with these two, I'd be happy to give it a shot. Does anybody know if we need to run on Win64 to build for Win64, or if there's a 32-bit compiler targetting Win64? - Kim Charlie Russel wrote

[DQSD-Users] x64 Version, please?!

2005-04-26 Thread Charlie Russel
OK, I know I asked this before, when the x64 version of Windows went RTM. But not it is actually out, and showing up in the OEM/System Builder channels. Any chance of an x64 version of DQSD? Please? I'd _love_ to switch my main desktop over to XP Professional x64 Edition, but I'd _really_ miss my

[DQSD-Users] Error Hotkey registration failed?

2005-04-20 Thread Charlie Russel
After a system crash yesterday, I am now getting an IE error message when I enable DQSD: There was a problem initializing the enhanced keyboard support - some key combinations and hotkeys may not work (Error: 'Hotkey registration failed') System is Windows XP Pro SP2. Error occurs after doing the

RE: [DQSD-Users] Error Hotkey registration failed?

2005-04-20 Thread Charlie Russel
Did you have to reinstall XP? is so, did you install a program the use hot keys before you installed DQSD? No and No. No programs were installed or re-installed in the interim. There was a system crash (I've GOT to get a new DVD recorder, this one stinks) and when it came back up, the

RE: [DQSD-Users] Error Hotkey registration failed?

2005-04-20 Thread Charlie Russel
Monty Scroggins delicately suggests RTFM... I _think_here have been posts about this problem in the past. I can't remember what the problem/fix was.. Can you go to the list archive and search around? You might find some info that will help..

RE: [DQSD-Users] bugmenot?

2005-04-10 Thread Charlie Russel
://home.comcast.net/~ryan_carpenter/dqsd/ -Ryan -- Original message -- not sure a search would be useful best solution is to use bugnenot extension with firefox http://roachfiend.com/page/2/ Charlie Russel wrote: Has

RE: [DQSD-Users] bugmenot?

2005-04-10 Thread Charlie Russel
@lists.sourceforge.net Subject: Re: [DQSD-Users] bugmenot? Thanks for the head ups, cool site, had not heard of t. Charlie Russel wrote: Has anyone done a bugmenot search for DQSD? I don't really feel up to creating my own right now, but it would be a useful one

[DQSD-Users] bugmenot?

2005-04-09 Thread Charlie Russel
Has anyone done a bugmenot search for DQSD? I don't really feel up to creating my own right now, but it would be a useful one. --- SF email is sponsored by - The IT Product Guide Read honest candid reviews on hundreds of IT Products from real

[DQSD-Users] 64-bit version?

2005-02-25 Thread Charlie Russel
With the pending release of the x64 version of Windows XP and Server 2003, is there any chance of a version of DQSD that will run on x64 Windows? I confess, I'm not willing to move to x64 Windows as my primary workstation until I have DQSD working there.

RE: [DQSD-Users] DQSD 3.1.9 BETA-1

2004-12-02 Thread Charlie Russel
Actually, you can prove this to yourself. Click Allow Active Content to enable dqsd. Now, type ? into the search window, to bring up help bingo, it prompts you, again. From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Paul Sent: December 2, 2004 3:33 PM To:

RE: [DQSD-Users] DQSD 3.1.9 BETA-1

2004-12-02 Thread Charlie Russel
not work. Then, when as you suggested, I entered just a question mark as the search, I got an IE Script Error message. -- Paul From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Charlie Russel Sent: Thursday, December 02, 2004 2:59 PM To: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Subject: RE: [DQSD

RE: [DQSD-Users] Fix for XP SP2 Problem

2004-11-19 Thread Charlie Russel
The Rev Chuck Baker states: I downloaded the comx and racetv searches and they both worked for me. and my calendar works too. and I do have SP2 installed. so if other people are having problems with these searches it is probably because activeX is disabled by default in SP2. But you can