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Forum: Installation & Setup 18 May 2013
Replies: 5
Views: 1,234
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: 1,234
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: 1,234
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: Hardware & Devices 23 Feb 2013
Replies: 0
Views: 323
Posted By squidgy
printer unavailable but still prints

Win 7 SP1, HP 3500 USB printer installed and printing. Under printer properties it still says "printer unavailable" WTF?
Forum: General Discussion 15 Nov 2012
Replies: 1
Views: 589
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: 1,247
Posted By squidgy
bump

bump
Forum: Software 29 Feb 2012
Replies: 1
Views: 1,247
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: 1,503
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: 1,503
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: 1,503
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: 2,625
Posted By squidgy
duh?

duh?
Forum: General Discussion 25 Aug 2011
Replies: 4
Views: 2,060
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: 2,060
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: 2,060
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: 2,625
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....
Forum: Hardware & Devices 10 Aug 2011
Replies: 6
Views: 2,625
Posted By squidgy
reliability of mirroring USB drives

How dependable is mirroring 2 external USB drives through disk management?
Forum: General Discussion 22 Jun 2011
Replies: 6
Views: 825
Posted By squidgy
That is the external drive. Im using Mozy,...

That is the external drive. Im using Mozy, however these files were not in the backup set. Needless to say, they are now. :confused:
Forum: General Discussion 22 Jun 2011
Replies: 6
Views: 825
Posted By squidgy
Not as many as I make :drool: What were...

Not as many as I make :drool:


What were those files that the search found though?
Forum: General Discussion 22 Jun 2011
Replies: 6
Views: 825
Posted By squidgy
I was just typing that I hope I'll be wearing the...

I was just typing that I hope I'll be wearing the monkey suit because that would mean it turned out the files didnt go anywhere it was just something stupid. In my fit of school girl hysteria (no...
Forum: General Discussion 22 Jun 2011
Replies: 6
Views: 825
Posted By squidgy
Files Really Gone?

I am missing well over 1000 files. A good deal of those are .gif files. When I go to the child folder they were in, it is empty as are all the child folders. When I use Windows Search to search the...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 13 Mar 2011
Replies: 1
Views: 1,114
Posted By squidgy
bump anyone??

bump

anyone??
Forum: Hardware & Devices 08 Mar 2011
Replies: 1
Views: 1,114
Posted By squidgy
WMDC says I dont have permissions to change settings

I hope Im in the right forum.

I am trying to use the WMDC to get some files off my Winmo 6.1 phone. The display is shot. When connected to the PC, it wont just show up as a drive because in the...
Forum: Network & Sharing 19 Nov 2010
Replies: 7
Views: 2,613
Posted By squidgy
I turned off simple file sharing on XPa. Now, no...

I turned off simple file sharing on XPa. Now, no problem accessing it's shares from 7. Hooray!

On XPb, simple file sharing has always been on and 7 could access it's shares.

From XPb to XPa, it...
Forum: Network & Sharing 19 Nov 2010
Replies: 7
Views: 2,613
Posted By squidgy
Accessing 7 shares from XP works. The problem is...

Accessing 7 shares from XP works. The problem is accessing XP shares from 7. I turned off the AV on both machines, The 7 settings jive with "sharing files and printers with different versions of...
Forum: Network & Sharing 18 Nov 2010
Replies: 7
Views: 2,613
Posted By squidgy
Huh. There is no Local Security Policy in...

Huh. There is no Local Security Policy in Control Panel > Administrative Tools. I tried another user who is an admin on the 7 machine, same result :(
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