Re: [MBZ] OT: Windows 7 Questions

2015-07-29 Thread Craig via Mercedes
On Wed, 29 Jul 2015 15:08:05 -0400 Tim Crone via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com wrote: On Jul 29, 2015 2:26 PM, Craig via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com wrote: Now I just need to how to activate my installation of Win7. Windows will try to activate over the internet with the key you gave

Re: [MBZ] OT: Windows 7 Questions

2015-07-29 Thread Tim Crone via Mercedes
On Jul 29, 2015 2:26 PM, Craig via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com wrote: Now I just need to how to activate my installation of Win7. Windows will try to activate over the internet with the key you gave for install, if it wasn't installed on that machine before. If the activation fails, you'll

Re: [MBZ] OT: Windows 7 Questions

2015-07-29 Thread Craig via Mercedes
On Sat, 25 Jul 2015 14:27:09 -0600 Craig via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com wrote: From my experience, Win7 is ornery about booting so I'm reluctant to advise Just try it. But the root command looks correct for legacy GRUB. Well, I did, Just try it, and it worked. I performed the

Re: [MBZ] OT: Windows 7 Questions

2015-07-25 Thread fmiser via Mercedes
Craig wrote: I have just installed Windows 7 Home Premium I know very little 'bout Win7 3. What are XPS documents? I want to be able to print to postscript so I can transfer the postscript (with all the fonts) to my Linux system to make new PDFs to replace ones which were made on a

Re: [MBZ] OT: Windows 7 Questions

2015-07-25 Thread Meade Dillon via Mercedes
Craig, 1. Windows Update: Short: type windows update in the dialogue box that opens just above the start button, after you click the start button. Long: you should have a Control Panel option on the menu when you click on the Start button (which is the Windows symbol, round and in bottom left

Re: [MBZ] OT: Windows 7 Questions

2015-07-25 Thread Craig via Mercedes
On Sat, 25 Jul 2015 15:06:01 -0400 Meade Dillon via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com wrote: Craig, 1. Windows Update: Short: type windows update in the dialogue box that opens just above the start button, after you click the start button. Long: you should have a Control Panel option on the

Re: [MBZ] OT: Windows 7 Questions

2015-07-25 Thread Craig via Mercedes
On Sat, 25 Jul 2015 14:08:39 -0500 fmiser via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com wrote: When I must use MSWin, I use PDFCreator to print PDF files. I believe it is based on Ghostscript - and although I haven't tested it extensively, it seems to embed the fonts. GPL licensed.