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Forum: Hardware & Devices 17 Apr 2016
Replies: 22
Views: 134,908
Posted By TVeblen
That's a good one. Thanks for sharing!

That's a good one. Thanks for sharing!
Forum: Hardware & Devices 25 Jan 2016
Replies: 5
Views: 544
Posted By TVeblen
A lot of people are telling me that this behavior...

A lot of people are telling me that this behavior is normal. If the printer has a card reader or a USB port then Windows will recognize it as a drive.
So I'm guessing that unless I can disable that...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 24 Jan 2016
Replies: 5
Views: 544
Posted By TVeblen
Printer shows as a Removable Drive

I have an Epsom A810 printer, connected to desktop PC by USB.

The printer has a USB port for loading pictures to the printer from a thumb drive. Thing is, this port makes the printer show up in...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 12 Jan 2016
Replies: 4
Views: 897
Posted By TVeblen
Maybe they are taking Windows 7 servers offline...

Maybe they are taking Windows 7 servers offline to use them for 10.

Maybe driving Windows 7 users crazy so they will move to 10!
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 12 Jan 2016
Replies: 4
Views: 897
Posted By TVeblen
Windows Update unusually slow?

I am doing updates on a third PC and in each case the time it takes to download even just 3 at a time is unusually, painfully slow (10-20 min).
Installation goes about normal.

Also, the progress...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 10 Jan 2016
Replies: 22
Views: 1,503
Posted By TVeblen
And that could lead to the GPU overheating and...

And that could lead to the GPU overheating and crashing the card, which may or may not affect the PC. It would certainly affect your gaming.
Forum: Chillout Room 06 Jan 2016
Replies: 1,219
Views: 43,497
Posted By TVeblen
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Forum: Performance & Maintenance 06 Jan 2016
Replies: 27
Views: 2,232
Posted By TVeblen
One thing I thought I'd mention is that is...

One thing I thought I'd mention is that is somewhat common for the Startup Repair loop to be caused by bad RAM. We most often see it when someone puts incompatible RAM in a system.

You could try...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 02 Jan 2016
Replies: 22
Views: 1,503
Posted By TVeblen
For Blue screen diagnosis go to the dedicated...

For Blue screen diagnosis go to the dedicated forum here (BSOD HElp and Support) and follow these instructions:...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 01 Jan 2016
Replies: 22
Views: 1,503
Posted By TVeblen
This could also be a problem caused by...

This could also be a problem caused by insufficient power.

Your 500W supply should be large enough to run the components listed above and the GTX660, but with very little overhead. If there is...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 01 Jan 2016
Replies: 3
Views: 434
Posted By TVeblen
In order to start a previously installed OS on a...

In order to start a previously installed OS on a new system you will need to make many major driver changes, and then change them all back again to install the drive back in the original computer....
Forum: Hardware & Devices 26 Nov 2015
Replies: 12
Views: 20,665
Posted By TVeblen
Nice work. Congrats!

Nice work. Congrats!
Forum: Chillout Room 04 Oct 2015
Replies: 1,219
Views: 43,497
Posted By TVeblen
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Forum: Chillout Room 02 Oct 2015
Replies: 1,219
Views: 43,497
Posted By TVeblen
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Forum: Hardware & Devices 02 Oct 2015
Replies: 3
Views: 3,666
Posted By TVeblen
Are you saying that your version of Partition...

Are you saying that your version of Partition Wizard does not have a Rebuild MBR option, or that the option is greyed out, or that it will not work with your drive?
Forum: Hardware & Devices 20 Sep 2015
Replies: 5
Views: 480
Posted By TVeblen
Negative. Your new Windows installation is...

Negative.
Your new Windows installation is customized for the new machine. The old Windows installation will not start up on the new machine.

It is best to just copy your data from the old drive...
Forum: Chillout Room 09 Sep 2015
Replies: 1,290
Views: 84,488
Posted By TVeblen
"Let's Go Canoeing on Lake...

"Let's Go Canoeing on Lake Chargoggagoggmanchauggagoggchaubunagungamaugg"

(A real Massachusetts Lake, Which translates from the Nitmuk to: "You fish on your side, I'll fish on my side, and nobody...
Forum: Chillout Room 06 Sep 2015
Replies: 1,219
Views: 43,497
Posted By TVeblen
Nice one!

Nice one!
Forum: Hardware & Devices 05 Sep 2015
Replies: 12
Views: 4,718
Posted By TVeblen
Have you tried to recover the files using a...

Have you tried to recover the files using a recovery program like RECUVA?
https://www.piriform.com/recuva

Try that first before doing anything else.
Forum: Hardware & Devices 28 Aug 2015
Replies: 3
Views: 519
Posted By TVeblen
When you replaced the CPU, did you reset all BIOS...

When you replaced the CPU, did you reset all BIOS defaults before the switch, and did you reset all BIOS defaults after the switch?

This is necessary when replacing a CPU, to reset the CMOS data...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 27 Aug 2015
Replies: 4
Views: 580
Posted By TVeblen
You will not be able to run DDR3 RAM in DDR4...

You will not be able to run DDR3 RAM in DDR4 slots, the configuration is different. DDR3 has 240 pins, and DDR4 has 288 pins. I believe the slot in the RAM module is in a different location also to...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 23 Aug 2015
Replies: 51
Views: 3,453
Posted By TVeblen
Thanks for the info Derek. It looks like it...

Thanks for the info Derek.
It looks like it uses a Microsoft driver so it should not be a problem with a clean install.
I also have a setting to turn off TPM in UEFI BIOS if I wanted to.
Forum: Hardware & Devices 22 Aug 2015
Replies: 10
Views: 1,077
Posted By TVeblen
Good work tracking that down. Faulty...

Good work tracking that down.
Faulty motherboards are the worst case to diagnose. And the very last component you want to be switching out - in effort and cost.
Well done.
Forum: Hardware & Devices 22 Aug 2015
Replies: 51
Views: 3,453
Posted By TVeblen
Ugh! I have a brand new Win10 notebook here...

Ugh!

I have a brand new Win10 notebook here and it has that "Trusted Platform Module" also. I was hoping to destroy that in a clean install of 10, but it sure looks like hardware that requires a...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 22 Aug 2015
Replies: 66
Views: 5,469
Posted By TVeblen
I can't recall if this has been mentioned: Try...

I can't recall if this has been mentioned:
Try running the PC on one stick of RAM, installed in the first RAM slot (usually A1). Run it like that long enough to see if the problem remains.
If it...
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