Windows 7 Forums

Showing results 1 to 25 of 225
Search took 0.01 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: Little Darwin
Forum: Installation & Setup 03 Nov 2012
Replies: 3
Views: 1,137
Posted By Little Darwin
Thanks whs, I have been tinkering since I...

Thanks whs,

I have been tinkering since I left the message, and your guidance is good. I used the recovery disks, but before I did, I removed the two partitions on the SSD and then unplugged the...
Forum: Installation & Setup 03 Nov 2012
Replies: 3
Views: 1,137
Posted By Little Darwin
Issues Loading Win 7 on SSD on Acer M3970

I am trying to get my Ace Aspire M3970 tower upgraded. I have installed a Verbatim 120GB SSD drive that I hope to install Windows 7 on, so that I can then upograde to Windows 8... I would prefer to...
Forum: Media Center 24 Oct 2012
Replies: 5
Views: 2,867
Posted By Little Darwin
I am jumping in just to say that I will be trying...

I am jumping in just to say that I will be trying sleep mode shortly... I am trying to get a little more "green" with my system. plus I hate the periodic flashing drive light on my system at...
Forum: Media Center 01 Aug 2011
Replies: 0
Views: 867
Posted By Little Darwin
Interesting issue when scanning for new channels

My cable company recently changed their lineup, and for the analog channels everything works fine. However for the digital channels it only finds one of what should be 20+

When I watch the...
Forum: Network & Sharing 09 Dec 2010
Replies: 3
Views: 9,183
Posted By Little Darwin
Thanks! That worked perfectly. Rep given.

Thanks! That worked perfectly.

Rep given.
Forum: Network & Sharing 09 Dec 2010
Replies: 3
Views: 9,183
Posted By Little Darwin
Shortcut to a VPN Connection...

I have two systems running Windows 7 Premium.

Quite a while ago, I set up a shortcut on my desktop to a VPN, but when I tried to remember how I did it, I am unable to replicate it on my other...
Forum: Network & Sharing 09 Dec 2010
Replies: 3
Views: 1,234
Posted By Little Darwin
Option 1, 'WAN <-> "modem" <-> Switch <-> PC's &...

Option 1, 'WAN <-> "modem" <-> Switch <-> PC's & Router' is logically equivalent to 'WAN <-> "modem" <-> Switch <-> PC's' so if you want to use any router functionality, you need to use option 2.
...
Forum: General Discussion 09 Dec 2010
Replies: 21
Views: 24,325
Posted By Little Darwin
What sort of files do you have on your system? ...

What sort of files do you have on your system? It sounds like you may have a large number of small files.

1,000 files of 1K each take up a lot more room than a 1 mb file, even though they both...
Forum: Network & Sharing 03 Dec 2010
Replies: 2
Views: 8,932
Posted By Little Darwin
I don't know proxy servers, except to know that...

I don't know proxy servers, except to know that which one is best depends a lot on what you want to do with it.

How many systems do you want to proxy for?

Which protocols do you want to...
Forum: Software 26 Nov 2010
Replies: 3
Views: 3,007
Posted By Little Darwin
10 seconds on Google told me yes. I type slowly. ...

10 seconds on Google told me yes. I type slowly.

EDIT: It probably depends on which version of Oracle.
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 26 Nov 2010
Replies: 2
Views: 3,657
Posted By Little Darwin
The one other way I have seen that tweaks the WEI...

The one other way I have seen that tweaks the WEI score for video is to reduce the resolution and possibly color depth. The increase is marginal, and you give up the best display settings to get it....
Forum: General Discussion 19 Nov 2010
Replies: 11
Views: 2,721
Posted By Little Darwin
If your controller and drives support it, RAID...

If your controller and drives support it, RAID (probably RAID 1) would fill your need. Not distinct folders, but it is a way to prevent a hardware failure on one drive making you lose all data.
Forum: Network & Sharing 16 Nov 2010
Replies: 22
Views: 6,079
Posted By Little Darwin
This seems obvious, but it isn't in your list of...

This seems obvious, but it isn't in your list of what you have tried... Did you try using a different cable?
Forum: Network & Sharing 10 Nov 2010
Replies: 2
Views: 1,641
Posted By Little Darwin
Here is a little information I googled on peer to...

Here is a little information I googled on peer to peer...

Make a Wireless Peer-to-Peer Connection - www.smallbusinesscomputing.com...
Forum: Network & Sharing 10 Nov 2010
Replies: 2
Views: 1,641
Posted By Little Darwin
If the printer supports peer to peer you may be...

If the printer supports peer to peer you may be able to do it... but I doubt if it has that capability.

In general, there needs to be a wireless access point/router in the mix to get wireless...
Forum: Network & Sharing 01 Nov 2010
Replies: 13
Views: 5,540
Posted By Little Darwin
Another aspect of potentially hosting gaming...

Another aspect of potentially hosting gaming servers at home...

Depending on your ISP, the speed of data moving from the rest of the world to you can be faster than the speed that you can serve...
Forum: General Discussion 29 Oct 2010
Replies: 102
Views: 6,207
Posted By Little Darwin
I agree... good deal on the system, and the...

I agree... good deal on the system, and the warrantee.

I had a laptop (not HP) that failed right before 3 years and I had an extended warrantee. They installed a new keyboard and motherboard.
Forum: Network & Sharing 22 Oct 2010
Replies: 14
Views: 5,774
Posted By Little Darwin
Sometimes certain brands of network cards have a...

Sometimes certain brands of network cards have a hard time connecting to certain other brands of routers. The difficulty seems to be related to negotiating a protocol. This could be a difference in...
Forum: General Discussion 18 Oct 2010
Replies: 11
Views: 4,722
Posted By Little Darwin
Please share your solution in case others can...

Please share your solution in case others can benefit from it later.
Forum: Microsoft Office 14 Sep 2010
Replies: 16
Views: 2,093
Posted By Little Darwin
And some companies have such a strangle hold on...

And some companies have such a strangle hold on workstations and aversion to change that they don't even apply the update to allow Office 2003 to read newer documents.
:rolleyes:
Forum: General Discussion 10 Sep 2010
Replies: 7
Views: 714
Posted By Little Darwin
:roflmao: A much better response than I was...

:roflmao:

A much better response than I was considering.

I have asked some questions, and been flooded with answers, and another question or two that slowly faded... The worst that can...
Forum: Media Center 24 Aug 2010
Replies: 6
Views: 4,017
Posted By Little Darwin
If your problem is channel line-up for a digital...

If your problem is channel line-up for a digital channel when the corresponding regular channel has correct listings, you can correct this yourself.

I am not on my system, but the process is...
Forum: Media Center 20 Aug 2010
Replies: 6
Views: 1,640
Posted By Little Darwin
I'll ask the obvious... Is there a tv...

I'll ask the obvious...

Is there a tv signal coming through the cable? If you don't know. does someone else have a laptop or small tv that works in another room so they can check? Can you check...
Forum: Network & Sharing 20 Aug 2010
Replies: 9
Views: 2,925
Posted By Little Darwin
My understanding is that you would have to set up...

My understanding is that you would have to set up routing tables in order to use two different network connections at the same time.

Make sure that the two wireless routers are not on the same...
Forum: Chillout Room 17 Aug 2010
Replies: 33
Views: 2,232
Posted By Little Darwin
I was born in 1957 and assumed Sputnik would be...

I was born in 1957 and assumed Sputnik would be listed, but it wasn't.

Interesting info though...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 225

 
Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 11:31 PM.
Twitter Facebook Google+



Windows 7 Forums

Seven Forums Android App Seven Forums IOS App
  

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33