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Forum: General Discussion 10 Hours Ago
Replies: 3
Views: 462
Posted By gregrocker
You can first change the HD install to AHCI :...

You can first change the HD install to AHCI : Enable in Windows 7 / Vista - Windows 7 Forums (http://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials/61869-ahci-enable-windows-7-vista.html)
Forum: Installation & Setup 10 Hours Ago
Replies: 7
Views: 347
Posted By gregrocker
What exactly did you make with your laptop? ...

What exactly did you make with your laptop? There is a big difference between making Recovery disks, a Repair CD for the OS, or an Installation DVD for the OS. If you made a Win7 Repair CD or...
Forum: Installation & Setup 10 Hours Ago
Replies: 2
Views: 455
Posted By gregrocker
The repairs which you've probably already run to...

The repairs which you've probably already run to try to get it started are to confirm the Partition Marked Active (http://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials/71432-partition-mark-active.html)is 100mb...
Forum: General Discussion 11 Hours Ago
Replies: 13
Views: 333
Posted By gregrocker
You'll be able to test hard drive easier if it's...

You'll be able to test hard drive easier if it's plugged in internally to the other HD via SATA port.

If you can't boot any disk try resetting the BIOS to defaults. Then tap the key given for...
Forum: General Discussion 11 Hours Ago
Replies: 50
Views: 989
Posted By gregrocker
You can try a...

You can try a http://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials/3413-repair-install.html?ltr=R if you think that might help and have confidence the install you have is the best possible.

These same steps for...
Forum: Installation & Setup 15 Hours Ago
Replies: 5
Views: 315
Posted By gregrocker
I'd disable built-in and run another Admin acct.

I'd disable built-in and run another Admin acct.
Forum: Tutorials 15 Hours Ago
Replies: 94
Views: 166,751
Posted By gregrocker
No that is the inevitable BIOS splash screen.

No that is the inevitable BIOS splash screen.
Forum: General Discussion 15 Hours Ago
Replies: 19
Views: 300
Posted By gregrocker
What I've seen most often for the issue is loose...

What I've seen most often for the issue is loose cable plug needing reattaching.

I already explained this on post 12 so I guess you missed it. Good luck.
Forum: General Discussion 15 Hours Ago
Replies: 19
Views: 249
Posted By gregrocker
This is a consumer forums. What you're...

This is a consumer forums. What you're suggesting requires an IT Pro as its unheard of in consumer installs

I've yet to see a BIOS or RAM modified in the way you describe. I'd reset to defaults...
Forum: General Discussion 15 Hours Ago
Replies: 6
Views: 266
Posted By gregrocker
D is the Win7 boot partition. Right click on it...

D is the Win7 boot partition. Right click on it in Disk Mgmt to remove its Drive Letter and then Leave it alone.

Anything else?
Forum: Installation & Setup 16 Hours Ago
Replies: 171
Views: 1,482
Posted By gregrocker
Extract and run .exe as Admin to remove ei.cfg.

Extract and run .exe as Admin to remove ei.cfg.
Forum: General Discussion 16 Hours Ago
Replies: 28
Views: 634
Posted By gregrocker
Did you also disinfect first from Troubleshooting...

Did you also disinfect first from Troubleshooting Tutorial?

Then run SFC again
Forum: General Discussion 17 Hours Ago
Replies: 19
Views: 249
Posted By gregrocker
Do you want to reinstall Win8? Do you have...

Do you want to reinstall Win8?

Do you have a license for Win7?

I'd reset BIOS to defaults, wipe HD then reinstall. Then don't reconnect to that network.
Forum: Tutorials 17 Hours Ago
Replies: 94
Views: 166,751
Posted By gregrocker
Did you remove disk or stick? What choices...

Did you remove disk or stick?

What choices are shown in msconfig Boot tab?

There should be no Boot menu if all partitions were deleted. But sometimes it requires wiping all Boot code with...
Forum: Installation & Setup 17 Hours Ago
Replies: 171
Views: 1,482
Posted By gregrocker
Read the tutorial.

Read the tutorial.
Forum: Installation & Setup 17 Hours Ago
Replies: 5
Views: 390
Posted By gregrocker
If you can't start win7 to try to Boot Recovery...

If you can't start win7 to try to Boot Recovery partition manually then a boot disk like Hirens might be able to boot it partition....
Forum: Tutorials 19 Hours Ago
Replies: 94
Views: 166,751
Posted By gregrocker
Why? It's fine now after reinstall isn't it? ...

Why? It's fine now after reinstall isn't it? Just image what you have.
Forum: Installation & Setup 19 Hours Ago
Replies: 23
Views: 412
Posted By gregrocker
You'd single out Updates by uninstalling or...

You'd single out Updates by uninstalling or restoring before last batch when problem occurs then install them singly to narrow down to problem Update. Uninstall it or Restorr and then Hide it.
Forum: Installation & Setup 19 Hours Ago
Replies: 5
Views: 390
Posted By gregrocker
Is there a readable Product Key on sticker...

Is there a readable Product Key on sticker proving Genuine Win7? If so delete all partitions during reinstall from link below
Forum: General Discussion 19 Hours Ago
Replies: 8
Views: 315
Posted By gregrocker
I'd look first at what is starting with Windows....

I'd look first at what is starting with Windows. Then test offline without AV.

Do these interact with a Server or are the kept online to push Updates or for other group policy?

I'd test a...
Forum: Tutorials 19 Hours Ago
Replies: 94
Views: 166,751
Posted By gregrocker
Gotcha. Glad you found those Drive Options to...

Gotcha. Glad you found those Drive Options to delete all partitions. Always a good idea during install.
Forum: General Discussion 20 Hours Ago
Replies: 8
Views: 315
Posted By gregrocker
Don't you have company IT to handle this as is...

Don't you have company IT to handle this as is normally the case?

I'd set Sleep to 30 and Hibernate to 60 so you can walk away from PC without concern about your work being saved; it will also...
Forum: Installation & Setup 20 Hours Ago
Replies: 23
Views: 412
Posted By gregrocker
No, just hide the Update when it shows up again. ...

No, just hide the Update when it shows up again.

Also remove all but your preferred search in browse, set it to not allow replacement.
Forum: General Discussion 20 Hours Ago
Replies: 19
Views: 300
Posted By gregrocker
Your thread was moved to no way to boot my...

Your thread was moved to no way to boot my notebook without the X: WinPE (http://www.sevenforums.com/general-discussion/350548-no-way-boot-my-notebook-without-x-winpe.html)
Forum: Tutorials 21 Hours Ago
Replies: 94
Views: 166,751
Posted By gregrocker
I thought we created that partition a few weeks...

I thought we created that partition a few weeks ago to be the System Reserved partition? Did you change it to C recently? Why?

If you want the 400mb onboard C then resize otherwise you can...
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