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Forum: Customization 27 Feb 2010
Replies: 12
Views: 3,396
Posted By foghat
I could probably find someone. Might be more of...

I could probably find someone. Might be more of a hassle than it is worth.

Thanks though.
Forum: Customization 27 Feb 2010
Replies: 12
Views: 3,396
Posted By foghat
Thanks. Unfortunately I no longer have access to...

Thanks. Unfortunately I no longer have access to a vista machine, so doesn't look like this will work. Can't believe ms wouldn't leave the dock in as an option.
Forum: Customization 27 Feb 2010
Replies: 12
Views: 3,396
Posted By foghat
I do need/want a dock: 1. I want my gadgets to...

I do need/want a dock:
1. I want my gadgets to always be viewable
2. I don't want them to be on top of any open applications.
Forum: Customization 27 Feb 2010
Replies: 12
Views: 3,396
Posted By foghat
How do I get Windows Sidebar back?

Hi all,

I have a few gadgets on my desktop. However I want to be able to dock them the way you could in vista - so that any open applications butt up against the dock, making your gadgets always...
Forum: Tutorials 16 Jan 2010
Replies: 26
Views: 168,331
Posted By foghat
Thanks a lot!

Thanks a lot!
Forum: Tutorials 16 Jan 2010
Replies: 26
Views: 168,331
Posted By foghat
Gonna resurect this one. Is there anyway...

Gonna resurect this one.

Is there anyway when clicking the shortcut, windows will immediately shut down - without bringing up the dialog box (where you can pick shutdown, restart, etc) that you...
Forum: Media Center 07 Jan 2010
Replies: 2
Views: 3,478
Posted By foghat
WMC maximize, but not full screen

Hi all,

Is there any way to maximize wmc and not have it go full screen?

I.e. when I click the maximize button, it goes to full screen mode - is this normal behavior? I just want it to...
Forum: General Discussion 26 Dec 2009
Replies: 1
Views: 1,205
Posted By foghat
Pinned icon behaviour is different for certain icons

Hi all,

I have the Task Bar buttons setup for 'always combine, hide labels'.

Usually when I open a pinned icon, the app opens and the pinned icon 'grows' a border to indicate the app is open. ...
Forum: Installation & Setup 19 Dec 2009
Replies: 9
Views: 9,486
Posted By foghat
I know, but I figured the very first two...

I know, but I figured the very first two sentences of my first post in this thread would be enough to show that I want to format and would be using a non-formatted install as a last resort. :)

Do...
Forum: Installation & Setup 19 Dec 2009
Replies: 9
Views: 9,486
Posted By foghat
yep, I agree. But as noted in an earlier post: ...

yep, I agree. But as noted in an earlier post:

http://www.sevenforums.com/installation-setup/48008-custom-upgrade-advanced-options-greyed-out.html

(and briefly above) for some reason the...
Forum: Installation & Setup 19 Dec 2009
Replies: 15
Views: 8,973
Posted By foghat
well, it is hardware raid 0. Motherboard. this...

well, it is hardware raid 0. Motherboard. this is an xps system, they ship it this way for increased hard drive performance.

I do have my stuff backed up, so I could remove the raid 0 and...
Forum: Installation & Setup 19 Dec 2009
Replies: 9
Views: 9,486
Posted By foghat
okay good. And will it delete everything on the...

okay good. And will it delete everything on the c:\ or just windows files and folders?
Forum: Installation & Setup 19 Dec 2009
Replies: 9
Views: 9,486
Posted By foghat
Does Documents get saved in windows.old

Hi all,

As noted in a recent post, I am having issue with formatting my c:\ partition. If I have to, I may just do the install without a format.

What gets saved into the windows.old folder? ...
Forum: Installation & Setup 19 Dec 2009
Replies: 15
Views: 8,973
Posted By foghat
gotcha. Thanks. Hopefully it will work.

gotcha. Thanks. Hopefully it will work.
Forum: Installation & Setup 19 Dec 2009
Replies: 15
Views: 8,973
Posted By foghat
Getting a little confused, can diskpart be run...

Getting a little confused, can diskpart be run from the win 7 boot screen? Surely I can't (nor would I want to) format my c partition will I am in Vista.

To Ztruker, everything I saw on your link...
Forum: Installation & Setup 19 Dec 2009
Replies: 15
Views: 8,973
Posted By foghat
I want to format it. When I look on...

I want to format it.

When I look on Computer management -> Disk management in Vista, it show my C partition as: Status Healthy (System, Boot, Page file, Active, Crash Dump, Primary Partition).
...
Forum: Installation & Setup 19 Dec 2009
Replies: 15
Views: 8,973
Posted By foghat
The partition must be active. It is where my...

The partition must be active. It is where my current operating system (vista) is installed and running from.....Win 7 identifies it as a system partition vs. primary.

In your link it says to make...
Forum: Installation & Setup 19 Dec 2009
Replies: 15
Views: 8,973
Posted By foghat
Custom Upgrade - Advanced options greyed out

Hi all,

I have 2 hard drives in a Raid 0 configuration. On this configuration, I have 2 partitions, C and D. C currently has Vista on it.

booted from win 7 64bit disk. Select Custom. ...
Forum: Installation & Setup 09 Nov 2009
Replies: 2
Views: 850
Posted By foghat
Right, I know about Easy Transfer. But...

Right, I know about Easy Transfer.

But with over 50gigs of 'stuff' associated with my user account, I was hoping I didn't need to transfer anything anywhere - seeing as how my user account files...
Forum: Installation & Setup 09 Nov 2009
Replies: 2
Views: 850
Posted By foghat
upgrade from vista - Users location question

Hi all,

Will be doing a clean install of windows 7 64bit. Currently have vista 32bit.

Right now vista is installed on my c:, but I configured it so my user accounts and their corresponding...
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