So I decided to try the bad Pi #2 this morning. A fresh start with the window log open on my comp:
and it works...it didn't work 18 hours ago, or any time for the last week(I tried something new just about every day). Changed out LVI to other LVI as you know,still didn't work.
I'm sorry for apparently wasting everybody's time, and I'll update you when they "fail" again.
hers the log: