Monthly Archives: May 2014

How to get the HP Quick Start tile for Windows 8 – sp59485.exe

I had to re-install Windows 8.1 on my laptop, since some system files got corrupted, and I couldn’t load YouTube properly. It appears as though I had lost the Hewlett-Packard Quick Start tile. After about an hour of scouring the … Continue reading

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pagead2.googlesyndication.com is a PAIN IN THE BUTT! How to get rid of in Internet Explorer

When I tried loading YouTube vids to watch on Internet Explorer, I kept getting this STUPID page pagead2.googlesyndication.com Go to Internet Explorer, in the upper right-hand corner, you have the “cog” symbol. Go to “Compatibility View Settings” and add Youtube.com … Continue reading

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YouTube not loading up was due to corrupt Windows 8 file winload.efi

For the last week and a half, I’ve had problems with YouTube’s style sheets not loading up, and not being able to click on and run YouTube videos (This video is unavailable). I thought it was my ad-blocking software, Hostsman. … Continue reading

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John V. Karavitis – essay from “Roald Dahl & Philosophy” mentioned in book review!!!!!

http://allsortsofbooks.blogspot.com/2014/05/roald-dahl-and-philosophy-edited-by.html From the book review: My favourite chapter is Matilda and the Philosophy of Education: or, What’s an Education for? In this chapter, three schools of education – essentialism, progressivism and romanticism is examined through the book Matilda and its … Continue reading

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YouTube CSS not loading. Reason: Adobe Flashplayer 13 has bugs

The Macromedia page that allows you to change settings for Adobe Flash doesn’t work either. In Internet Explorer you have to “Show All Content,” even then, the Macromedia control webpage doesn’t help. https://www.macromedia.com/support/documentation/en/flashplayer/help/settings_manager04.html Because the CSS style sheets don’t properly … Continue reading

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In the middle of watching “Escape From Tomorrow.” Current opinion:

I’m glad I never wasted any time/money going to DisneyWorld in Florida. That’s the LAMEST AND MOST BORING theme park I’ve EVER seen!!! http://www.imdb.com/title/tt2187884/

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Hostsman update now making YouTube unusable – SOLUTION: Turn Hostsman off!

I have Hostsman installed on my PC in order to further block ads. Well, a recent update of a day ir so ago made all the style sheets in YouTube not work. Solution: Turn off Hostsman. Wait a while for … Continue reading

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