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Forum: Installation & Setup 09 Oct 2013
Replies: 209
Views: 29,845
Posted By preiius
In def.reg, should following lines: ...

In def.reg, should following lines:

[HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\WIM_Admin\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\Advanced]
...
[[HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\WIM_Admin\Control Panel\Desktop]
...
...
Forum: Installation & Setup 08 Oct 2013
Replies: 209
Views: 29,845
Posted By preiius
Thanks for the heads up. If I want a clean...

Thanks for the heads up.

If I want a clean setup, can I simply delete the 4 reg files?
Forum: Installation & Setup 08 Oct 2013
Replies: 209
Views: 29,845
Posted By preiius
siw2, thanks for the great guide. Worked...

siw2, thanks for the great guide.

Worked first time. Only few updates were found instead of hundreds. However, .NET 4 updates took really long time, is there a better way to install them in one...
Forum: News 26 Oct 2011
Replies: 320
Views: 28,438
Posted By preiius
People runs applications like browser or office...

People runs applications like browser or office in their daily use, not the os. That's why windows xp refuses to die after 10 years.

Happy birthday, xp!
Forum: Tutorials 03 Oct 2011
Replies: 49
Views: 1,035,434
Posted By preiius
Sorry to dig up an old thread. Why not use...

Sorry to dig up an old thread.

Why not use 'internal MS-DOS system files' in the HP utility?
Forum: General Discussion 29 Sep 2011
Replies: 32
Views: 2,782
Posted By preiius
aem, you do understand that your method is just...

aem, you do understand that your method is just another version of cloning, without extra step to create image first. It seems you are the one who cannot let go that there are alternative methods...
Forum: General Discussion 28 Sep 2011
Replies: 32
Views: 2,782
Posted By preiius
Everyone recommends starting from scratch. ...

Everyone recommends starting from scratch. Reinstalling windows and applications take minutes, they say, but they usually left out what a pain it is to configure them.

As ignatzatsonic said, no...
Forum: Software 21 Sep 2011
Replies: 8
Views: 3,519
Posted By preiius
Yeah, what's wrong with searching for 'resume...

Yeah, what's wrong with searching for 'resume samples' in google, then change the appropriate parts?
Forum: Installation & Setup 17 Sep 2011
Replies: 4
Views: 2,102
Posted By preiius
No need to use drivers from Acer, just find out...

No need to use drivers from Acer, just find out what chipset your mb uses, e.g. intel, nvidia, etc, then inject appropriate drivers according to instructions here:

nLite - MSFN Forum...
Forum: Chillout Room 16 Sep 2011
Replies: 13
Views: 1,441
Posted By preiius
Great thread. I don't want to spoil the party,...

Great thread. I don't want to spoil the party, but is there anything that's not suitable to run in a virtual machine, e.g. database server?
Forum: News 15 Sep 2011
Replies: 320
Views: 28,438
Posted By preiius
I used xp until earlier this year, after which I...

I used xp until earlier this year, after which I upgraded to win7. Glad I took my time to upgrade and skip the whole vista episode.

Win7 is snappy and supports latest hardware. I don't regret...
Forum: News 14 Sep 2011
Replies: 320
Views: 28,438
Posted By preiius
Irony is ms made win7 such a solid os, why do you...

Irony is ms made win7 such a solid os, why do you need to upgrade? Of course, it is far from perfect, e.g.

1. Still need to reboot after updates.
2. Difficult to move installation to another...
Forum: Music, Pictures & Video 13 Sep 2011
Replies: 2
Views: 1,374
Posted By preiius
Image Resizer for Windows...

Image Resizer for Windows (http://imageresizer.codeplex.com/)
Forum: Hardware & Devices 07 Sep 2011
Replies: 11
Views: 13,096
Posted By preiius
I think 4GB is plenty for most average users. ...

I think 4GB is plenty for most average users. Cases where you need more:

1. Photo or video editing, where you work with really big files.
2. Software development, where you need to multitask,...
Forum: System Security 26 Aug 2011
Replies: 12
Views: 2,244
Posted By preiius
@kimouette, no, you're not stupid, because you...

@kimouette, no, you're not stupid, because you picked this forum to ask and learn! Stupid ppl are ones who are ignorant but too proud to ask.

Just don't visit any more dodgy sites.
Forum: General Discussion 26 Aug 2011
Replies: 7
Views: 1,126
Posted By preiius
@Tullynally, I agree wholeheartedly. I stopped...

@Tullynally, I agree wholeheartedly. I stopped upgrading many software a long time ago if old version or freeware alternative is good enough, e.g. office 2003, quicken 2009, paint.net, pdf-xchange....
Forum: Chillout Room 26 Aug 2011
Replies: 12
Views: 1,318
Posted By preiius
It's funny, ram is so cheap nowadays you buy 8 or...

It's funny, ram is so cheap nowadays you buy 8 or 12GB, but you have no idea what, or if, you can take advantage of it.

Personally, I like to play with new software, so I give 2GB out of my 8GB to...
Forum: System Security 26 Aug 2011
Replies: 12
Views: 22,547
Posted By preiius
So what's lightest combination we can choose for...

So what's lightest combination we can choose for good enough protection?

file system + web + behaviour
Forum: System Security 26 Aug 2011
Replies: 12
Views: 2,244
Posted By preiius
I'm sorry, who in their right mind has 2...

I'm sorry, who in their right mind has 2 antivirus software running at the same time. Why stop there, why not 2 firewalls, 2 anti-malware, etc? What do you do that makes you so afraid??
Forum: Hardware & Devices 25 Aug 2011
Replies: 21
Views: 2,321
Posted By preiius
Yeah, I knew what the answer would be, but I...

Yeah, I knew what the answer would be, but I thought someone will convince me otherwise. They are so cheap!

I guess I'll save the money and buy a SSD.
Forum: Hardware & Devices 25 Aug 2011
Replies: 21
Views: 2,321
Posted By preiius
I already have a pair of 4GB running in my 3-mth...

I already have a pair of 4GB running in my 3-mth old machine, do you guys think it is a good idea to buy more now for the new machine I might buy 5+ years down the road?
Forum: Backup and Restore 25 Aug 2011
Replies: 26
Views: 9,261
Posted By preiius
Is ATI 2010 compatible with win7, and does it...

Is ATI 2010 compatible with win7, and does it support proper alignment?
Forum: General Discussion 24 Aug 2011
Replies: 10
Views: 6,141
Posted By preiius
I have a brain fart, what if I 1. Format ssd...

I have a brain fart, what if I

1. Format ssd with proper alignment
2. Clone hd to ssd, using something like Backup & Restore which supports alignment.
3. Disable defrag & superfetch as required....
Forum: Backup and Restore 24 Aug 2011
Replies: 26
Views: 9,261
Posted By preiius
Oh no, they changed UI again! I missed...

Oh no, they changed UI again! I missed Powerquest Drive Image so much.
Forum: General Discussion 24 Aug 2011
Replies: 10
Views: 6,141
Posted By preiius
@CreepingJesus, does it migrate changes to...

@CreepingJesus, does it migrate changes to registry and context menu?

@Imperfect1, I am an image junky! What glitches did you come across?

@essenbe, everywhere I read recommends reinstalling...
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