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Forum: Drivers 11 Apr 2015
Replies: 13
Views: 1,108
Posted By squidgy
That did it. No unknown devices. Too bad getting...

That did it. No unknown devices. Too bad getting Dell webcams to work is such a death march. Im gonna quit while Im ahead. Thanks all for the help!

EDIT: The 3550 will take up to 8GB memory. Am I...
Forum: Drivers 09 Apr 2015
Replies: 13
Views: 1,108
Posted By squidgy
Yes I did! Thank you very much. Good thing you...

Yes I did! Thank you very much. Good thing you included the Intel link the Dell link was for 32 bit. I seem to have evry driver though, the Device Manager shows only one problem, there is one unknown...
Forum: Drivers 08 Apr 2015
Replies: 13
Views: 1,108
Posted By squidgy
Network Controller ...

Network Controller
PCI\VEN8086&DEV_008A&SUBSYS_5325806&REV_34
PCI\VEN8086&DEV_008A&SUBSYS_5325806
PCI\VEN8086&DEV_008A&CC_028000
PCI\VEN8086&DEV_008A&CC_0280

Ethernet Controller...
Forum: Drivers 08 Apr 2015
Replies: 13
Views: 1,108
Posted By squidgy
I cant get the nfo file off the vostro because I...

I cant get the nfo file off the vostro because I have no network connections and no USB drive capability
Forum: Drivers 08 Apr 2015
Replies: 13
Views: 1,108
Posted By squidgy
On that page there are only 4 drivers under...

On that page there are only 4 drivers under chipset drivers:

1. Wistron USB 3.0 Host Controller Driver
2. Intel HM67 Express Chipset Family Driver "This package provides the Intel HM67 Express...
Forum: Drivers 08 Apr 2015
Replies: 13
Views: 1,108
Posted By squidgy
yes, thats where I have been spending all my time...

yes, thats where I have been spending all my time looking for the right chipset driver and the rest
Forum: Drivers 07 Apr 2015
Replies: 13
Views: 1,108
Posted By squidgy
Assistance with Driver installation for Dell Vostro 3550

I have a Dell Vostro 3550 64 bit that had been wiped clean. BIOS version A06 I seem to be having problems installing the correct drivers and or in the correct order. I am using Win7 Pro. I went to...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 04 Apr 2015
Replies: 2
Views: 284
Posted By squidgy
I sync the two 3TB drives to protect from...

I sync the two 3TB drives to protect from physical drive failure. The ironic thing is this is the primary drive and had data that had not yet been synced to the backup drive which is the functioning...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 04 Apr 2015
Replies: 2
Views: 284
Posted By squidgy
3TB Seagate Expansion drive does disappearing act

I couldve sworn I posted this question over a month ago but I cant find it anywhere. Not surprising, I dont remember where I parked my car. I might have posted it to airheadsЯus.com for all I know. I...
Forum: General Discussion 08 Dec 2014
Replies: 6
Views: 535
Posted By squidgy
Thanks, I realized Ive done that before but since...

Thanks, I realized Ive done that before but since I have the memory span of a mosquito, I dont remember it. I just went to C:\Users\User\AppData\Local\ and deleted IconCache.db. Then I stopped...
Forum: General Discussion 07 Dec 2014
Replies: 6
Views: 535
Posted By squidgy
Windows Confusion

Windows 7 does some pretty annoying things. Many of them I just live with them because I dont have the time to track them all down. But this is just p!ssin me off.

This first screen is the...
Forum: Installation & Setup 18 May 2013
Replies: 5
Views: 1,853
Posted By squidgy
Right up through #8, I did nothing different....

Right up through #8, I did nothing different. There is no data to worry about. The disk was PGP encrypted, I ran DBAN on it, did a custom install, deleted all partitions, booted to the Win7/SP1 iso I...
Forum: Installation & Setup 17 May 2013
Replies: 5
Views: 1,853
Posted By squidgy
It was a clean install. When I did the hard...

It was a clean install. When I did the hard reboot and chose 'run Windows normally', Windows started - the installation was complete. I logged on to Windows without problems. Like I said it runs...
Forum: Installation & Setup 17 May 2013
Replies: 5
Views: 1,853
Posted By squidgy
Processor Core fatal hardware error on install is probably not good

This probably is a stupid question. If I was doing a clean install of Win 7 Pro with SP1 and on the reboot right before the "setup is preparing your computer for first use" display, when the machine...
Forum: General Discussion 15 Nov 2012
Replies: 1
Views: 764
Posted By squidgy
When user account was created

I see from looking at the securities tab on some file's properties I have an Account Unknown that has full control. When that account came into existence might help me track it down. Is there a...
Forum: Software 02 Mar 2012
Replies: 1
Views: 1,572
Posted By squidgy
bump

bump
Forum: Software 29 Feb 2012
Replies: 1
Views: 1,572
Posted By squidgy
msi install to one machine but not to another

Having problems installing clockworkmod's "tether" to my laptop, getting errors. Installed to my to my windows 7 desktop no problem works great.

When I run the TetherWindowsSetup.msi file, it...
Forum: System Security 19 Feb 2012
Replies: 7
Views: 1,683
Posted By squidgy
Havent gone for the fresh install yet. I updated...

Havent gone for the fresh install yet. I updated Java 6 to update 31 and FF Java Console 6.0.31, set the automatic update downloads. Flash Player plugin version already is 11.1.202.55, only beta...
Forum: System Security 24 Jan 2012
Replies: 7
Views: 1,683
Posted By squidgy
Sorry for the delay. Thanks for the...

Sorry for the delay. Thanks for the recommendation. I will check it out.

Any other opinions as to whether I should reformat or not?
Forum: System Security 19 Jan 2012
Replies: 7
Views: 1,683
Posted By squidgy
More Security

I had a backdoor trojan on my machine. Never can be sure its really gone so its a fresh install for me. (and image it this time) I want to harden it this go since it will be from the ground up. What...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 03 Sep 2011
Replies: 6
Views: 3,562
Posted By squidgy
duh?

duh?
Forum: General Discussion 25 Aug 2011
Replies: 4
Views: 2,228
Posted By squidgy
OK! Much better now. I only had 1 blank CD left...

OK! Much better now. I only had 1 blank CD left and it wasnt in such good condition. Actually, it looked like the cutting board at a sushi place. I burned the ISO to a DVD and booted to it. Voilą,...
Forum: General Discussion 24 Aug 2011
Replies: 4
Views: 2,228
Posted By squidgy
The simplest things become a death march. Get...

The simplest things become a death march. Get this - I burned the CD, boots to it fine, set up the job and... the computer just shuts down. It does it about 1:45 after the Partition Wizard splash...
Forum: General Discussion 24 Aug 2011
Replies: 4
Views: 2,228
Posted By squidgy
need to add unallocated space to system drive

I would like to add the 10GB of unallocated space to the C drive but I think its on the wrong side of C. I tried Paragon without success and I looked at Partition Wizard and Eause. In this scenario...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 11 Aug 2011
Replies: 6
Views: 3,562
Posted By squidgy
I saw that How To Geek tutorial, thats why I was...

I saw that How To Geek tutorial, thats why I was asking about reliability. Nothing is as good as hardware RAID but I cant afford that. The redundancy of RAID 1 guards against physical disk failure....
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