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Forum: Drivers 12 Aug 2015
Replies: 12
Views: 1,822
Posted By Montmorency
nope, the card is dead. I went through the...

nope, the card is dead.
I went through the uninstall utility again... safe mode, run the tool, reboot and... "Windows failed to install device drive..."
So the bloody AMD driver wasn't there, I...
Forum: Drivers 12 Aug 2015
Replies: 12
Views: 1,822
Posted By Montmorency
The card states ATI Mobility Radeon HD 5470 The...

The card states ATI Mobility Radeon HD 5470
The driver is 8.741.1.1000
The laptop is HP G62 b10sp
Forum: Drivers 12 Aug 2015
Replies: 12
Views: 1,822
Posted By Montmorency
It didn't work, after reboot Windows started to...

It didn't work, after reboot Windows started to install the drivers even without internet connection.
I'm giving up, been with this for the last two days. I'll use an older machine until buying a...
Forum: Drivers 12 Aug 2015
Replies: 12
Views: 1,822
Posted By Montmorency
yeap, that makes sense. I'll give it a go and...

yeap, that makes sense. I'll give it a go and post back.
Forum: Drivers 12 Aug 2015
Replies: 12
Views: 1,822
Posted By Montmorency
There are no options at all in the BIOS related...

There are no options at all in the BIOS related to GPUs.
HP BIOS is so basic it makes you wanna cry. It is also the latest version.
Forum: Drivers 12 Aug 2015
Replies: 12
Views: 1,822
Posted By Montmorency
Thanks for the link, but the problem is not the...

Thanks for the link, but the problem is not the uninstall but Windows installing it again right after reboot.
Forum: Drivers 12 Aug 2015
Replies: 12
Views: 1,822
Posted By Montmorency
Laptop and Dead GPU

Hi.
I have a HP G62 laptop with a ATI HD5470 and Intel's iGPU.
The dedicated ATI died and my screen is always black (everything else works and I can boot and blindly type my password and hear...
Forum: Backup and Restore 15 Jun 2014
Replies: 37
Views: 4,160
Posted By Montmorency
I know this is an old thread but I needed to...

I know this is an old thread but I needed to thank everybody again

close to two years after the first try I decided to go for it again and this time it went smoothly
I still have no idea what...
Forum: Installation & Setup 15 Jun 2014
Replies: 3
Views: 1,179
Posted By Montmorency
Thanks Gregrocker :thumbsup:

Thanks Gregrocker :thumbsup:
Forum: Installation & Setup 14 Jun 2014
Replies: 3
Views: 1,179
Posted By Montmorency
Windows 7 dual boot dual disks

Hi

If everything goes well I'll be building my first gaming desktop later this year.
One of the scenarios I'm considering is having 4 hard disks and two OSs,
a1, a2, b1, b2
the a disks would be...
Forum: Backup and Restore 18 Aug 2012
Replies: 37
Views: 4,160
Posted By Montmorency
mjf... you haven't been reading my posts. I...

mjf... you haven't been reading my posts. I already managed to get things back to normal (at least I hope so).

Many thanks to all who helped me. I've learned more than a couple of things.
I hope...
Forum: Backup and Restore 18 Aug 2012
Replies: 37
Views: 4,160
Posted By Montmorency
Hi mjf. Scenario 1: Before Partitioning I...

Hi mjf.

Scenario 1: Before Partitioning
I have a system image (the whole disk) on an external HDD made with Windows 7 own imaging toll.
I would restore it either through Control Panel/Recovery...
Forum: Backup and Restore 17 Aug 2012
Replies: 37
Views: 4,160
Posted By Montmorency
I alredy have a couple of them, that's where my...

I alredy have a couple of them, that's where my backup images are stored.


hummm... let me see if I get it.
You mean that if I delete the Recovery Partition I can't recover images stored in...
Forum: Backup and Restore 17 Aug 2012
Replies: 37
Views: 4,160
Posted By Montmorency
Not to gain 16 GB but to gain a new partition. ...

Not to gain 16 GB but to gain a new partition.
I explained everything in the first post of this thread.
Forum: Backup and Restore 17 Aug 2012
Replies: 37
Views: 4,160
Posted By Montmorency
I followed your advice, thanks.

I followed your advice, thanks.
Forum: Backup and Restore 17 Aug 2012
Replies: 37
Views: 4,160
Posted By Montmorency
Hi whs and Frank1. Thanks for your posts, any...

Hi whs and Frank1.
Thanks for your posts, any feedback is welcome.

Yes, I decided not to try partitioning again for three reasons:
1 The convenience it would give me is not really important.
2...
Forum: Backup and Restore 17 Aug 2012
Replies: 37
Views: 4,160
Posted By Montmorency
Let me post everything I did (remember my machine...

Let me post everything I did (remember my machine already had 4 primary partitions).

1 Delete recovery partition
2 Expand C
3 Shrink C
4 Create new simple volume

By now I had System/C/H (the...
Forum: Backup and Restore 16 Aug 2012
Replies: 37
Views: 4,160
Posted By Montmorency
Finally, I'm a bit confused in that I thought you...

Finally, I'm a bit confused in that I thought you said you had deleted the Recovery partition? It is possible you did something inadvertently.[/QUOTE]
Yes, I deleted the Recovery partition and...
Forum: Backup and Restore 16 Aug 2012
Replies: 37
Views: 4,160
Posted By Montmorency
Hi mjf and Kaktussoft. The conclusion I take...

Hi mjf and Kaktussoft.

The conclusion I take from the issues I described is that my machine (or this particular HP range) reacts badly to having the HDD layout modified.
Trying to use Windows...
Forum: Backup and Restore 15 Aug 2012
Replies: 37
Views: 4,160
Posted By Montmorency
You're right, my apologies. I wanted to create...

You're right, my apologies.
I wanted to create a fifth partition (HP already gave 4 primary ones).
I started to have problems with Window 7 imaging tool (it wouldn't recognise the new set up "a...
Forum: Backup and Restore 15 Aug 2012
Replies: 37
Views: 4,160
Posted By Montmorency
ufff... what a mess! this delete/create...

ufff... what a mess!
this delete/create partition totally screwed the machine up. I had to use the repair disk to go back to a previous image.
No more partitioning for me.

Thanks to all for your...
Forum: Backup and Restore 14 Aug 2012
Replies: 37
Views: 4,160
Posted By Montmorency
Right now I'm having serious issues (maybe HP...

Right now I'm having serious issues (maybe HP related). I'll come back to this...
Forum: Backup and Restore 14 Aug 2012
Replies: 37
Views: 4,160
Posted By Montmorency
Imaging Partitions

Hello.

Some days ago I deleted my HP laptop's recovery (D) partition in order to create a larger one to place files and folders.
I had to do it because I already had 4 primary partitions.
The...
Forum: Tutorials 12 Aug 2012
Replies: 452
Views: 1,245,903
Posted By Montmorency
Hello. I have an HP laptop with 4 primary...

Hello.

I have an HP laptop with 4 primary partitions.
I'd like to create a new partition to keep files and folders, leaving C with the OS and programs.
My idea is to create a fifth extended...
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