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Forum: General Discussion 23 Jun 2014
Replies: 2
Views: 286
Posted By jimlau
Protect Folder

I have a folder of documents I want to password protect or something equivalent, to make the folder confidential. does windows 7 allow for doing that, or do I need some third party software?
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Forum: Hardware & Devices 29 Mar 2014
Replies: 9
Views: 474
Posted By jimlau
so are u saying this motherboard does not have...

so are u saying this motherboard does not have marvel ports?

what do u think could be the problem then? I've tried 3 new SSD's.
Forum: Hardware & Devices 29 Mar 2014
Replies: 9
Views: 474
Posted By jimlau
told Kingston of the first 2 non-working ones. ...

told Kingston of the first 2 non-working ones. they decided to send a third. will try them again and see what they say.

thanks.
Forum: Hardware & Devices 29 Mar 2014
Replies: 9
Views: 474
Posted By jimlau
yep, all new kingstons. tried diskpart, but the...

yep, all new kingstons. tried diskpart, but the drive doesn't show up.
Forum: Hardware & Devices 29 Mar 2014
Replies: 9
Views: 474
Posted By jimlau
yes, have tried all ports and cables. I also had...

yes, have tried all ports and cables. I also had a 250GB HDD that worked.
Forum: Hardware & Devices 29 Mar 2014
Replies: 9
Views: 474
Posted By jimlau
SSD Not Compatible?

I have the ASUS M5A88-M motherboard. I have used 3 different SSD's of size 120GB successfully. I now have had a problem with 3 separate Kingston 240GB SSD's (not seen by computer, or intermittently)....
Forum: General Discussion 05 Mar 2014
Replies: 3
Views: 320
Posted By jimlau
Wrong Drive Is System Active?

I have a main drive, drive C, with its affiliated system volume Drive G. I installed and formatted a second drive, Drive E. It's affiliated system drive is Drive F. this drive says it's "system...
Forum: General Discussion 22 Jan 2014
Replies: 1
Views: 285
Posted By jimlau
Booting Offers 2 Windows 7 Start-Ups

I cloned my C drive, and removed that C drive using the new, cloned drive as the C drive. But when I boot-up, a black screen gives me 2 choices as to which windows 7 to boot with. how do I get rid...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 22 Jan 2014
Replies: 1
Views: 391
Posted By jimlau
Fresh Install Search Hiccup

i did a fresh install of windows 7 and IE10. I made google my default. but when I type a searh in the address bar, I get an oddly formatted results page (shot 1).

when I go to google's site and...
Forum: General Discussion 20 Jan 2014
Replies: 9
Views: 388
Posted By jimlau
.[/QUOTE] Thrashzone has given you the...

.[/QUOTE]

Thrashzone has given you the answer in the link provided, but in short, the system is stopping you from changing the letter. When you installed the OS on SSD C drive, you should have...
Forum: General Discussion 20 Jan 2014
Replies: 9
Views: 388
Posted By jimlau
[just saw your post - will try] ...

[just saw your post - will try]



seems rather complicated.

my problem is my dvd drive doesn't work, so I can't install W7 from there. I have a flash drive, but when I instruct to load...
Forum: General Discussion 20 Jan 2014
Replies: 9
Views: 388
Posted By jimlau
I have no need for those programs on my original...

I have no need for those programs on my original C drive. This is a fresh install on a new SSD. I can't get the new 1 to be set to a new drive C. I tried it from both SSD's, and also after...
Forum: General Discussion 20 Jan 2014
Replies: 9
Views: 388
Posted By jimlau
Re-Naming C Drive

I am upgrading my SSD. I installed W7 from my current C drive. I now want my new SSD to be called the C drive. I went into disk manager, but when I try to change my C drive to G, I get an error...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 03 Jan 2014
Replies: 7
Views: 327
Posted By jimlau
thanks!

thanks!
Forum: Browsers & Mail 03 Jan 2014
Replies: 7
Views: 327
Posted By jimlau
here's the screen. 300207

here's the screen.

300207
Forum: Browsers & Mail 03 Jan 2014
Replies: 7
Views: 327
Posted By jimlau
the new tab window is completely blank. I guess...

the new tab window is completely blank. I guess I will have to wait a few days for those popular site panels/links to start to show up? there's no folder or manual way to do it?

thanks.
Forum: Browsers & Mail 03 Jan 2014
Replies: 7
Views: 327
Posted By jimlau
New Tab Shortcuts Gone

my IE10 I think got reset, and now when I open a new tab, those panel shortcuts are gone. how do I get them back?

thanks.
Forum: Hardware & Devices 31 Dec 2013
Replies: 1
Views: 354
Posted By jimlau
computer waking/screen showing

when my display is off (screensaver on) or if my computer is in sleep mode, I hit a key on my keyboard and it comes to life. but when I use my mouse, it does not. I've tried several mice, but...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 30 Aug 2013
Replies: 1
Views: 769
Posted By jimlau
wmiprvse using CPU

just noticed my computer is running its CPU's at 20-40%, heating up my CPU. I have windows 7 pro, and have not maybe any recent changes that I can recall.

what to do?

thanks.
Forum: General Discussion 18 Jul 2013
Replies: 1
Views: 1,860
Posted By jimlau
AppHang81

i'm getting a frozen window on IE10 (W7 64-bit) with error, AppHang81, on certain webpages. any idea why this started happening?

thanks.
Forum: Browsers & Mail 03 May 2013
Replies: 2
Views: 2,284
Posted By jimlau
IE 10 Not Keeping Temp Files

i used to be able to go into internet temp files for videos i played on-line, like on youtube. if i play them, they went into a folder, from which i could copy and save them. that was on my windows...
Forum: Graphic Cards 26 Apr 2013
Replies: 5
Views: 531
Posted By jimlau
got it - on there there's the option of which...

got it - on there there's the option of which display you want. so I can easily switch between using my tv as my monitor (which is much larger) and my monitor (more convenient sometimes).

thanks.
Forum: Graphic Cards 26 Apr 2013
Replies: 5
Views: 531
Posted By jimlau
multiple monitors

I have a flat screen monitor that is connected via the DVI port. I also have an HDTV, where my computer connects to it via an HDMI cable. I notice they can't work simultaneously.

is there a...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 20 Feb 2013
Replies: 10
Views: 697
Posted By jimlau
got it- thamks!

got it- thamks!
Forum: Browsers & Mail 20 Feb 2013
Replies: 10
Views: 697
Posted By jimlau
no can do. i've put the mouse everywhere i can...

no can do. i've put the mouse everywhere i can to try to change the size, but it seems not possible for IE 9.
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