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Forum: Chillout Room 20 Aug 2013
Replies: 3
Views: 377
Posted By Petey7
I use a fake name, plus you can have set not to...

I use a fake name, plus you can have set not to use your user name instead of your google+ name.
Forum: General Discussion 17 Aug 2013
Replies: 9
Views: 487
Posted By Petey7
Many games also have this function built in. What...

Many games also have this function built in. What game is it?
Forum: Hardware & Devices 17 Aug 2013
Replies: 8
Views: 529
Posted By Petey7
Have you looked in disk management yet? If it...

Have you looked in disk management yet? If it isn't formatted, it will show in disk management but it won't be assigned a drive letter. Sometimes even it is formatted it won't be assigned one for...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 16 Aug 2013
Replies: 8
Views: 529
Posted By Petey7
Have you check to see if it appears in Disk...

Have you check to see if it appears in Disk Management? Your computer may not be assigning it a drive letter.
Forum: News 29 Jul 2013
Replies: 63
Views: 3,932
Posted By Petey7
Trying the development preview now. I haven't...

Trying the development preview now. I haven't noticed any problems yet. I did have issues with some sites when trying out IE11 on Windows 8.1, even with compatibility mode, but none of the sites are...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 11 Jul 2013
Replies: 19
Views: 2,351
Posted By Petey7
I turned off driver verifier when Vista said to....

I turned off driver verifier when Vista said to. The computer seems to be running well at the moment. I'm gonna give it some time before marking the thread as solved. I repped bluerobot. Would have...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 10 Jul 2013
Replies: 19
Views: 2,351
Posted By Petey7
Vistaking, all of that is covered in the first...

Vistaking, all of that is covered in the first post. Multiple scans with MBAM, MSE and WDO found no viruses. Memtest86+ ran for 7 passes with no errors.
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 10 Jul 2013
Replies: 19
Views: 2,351
Posted By Petey7
Just to keep you updated, I've had the driver...

Just to keep you updated, I've had the driver verifier on for about 45 hours now, and I haven't received a crash since the first one. Maybe it was the video driver, since it was the only one not from...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 09 Jul 2013
Replies: 19
Views: 2,351
Posted By Petey7
I switched out the drivers, played a couple...

I switched out the drivers, played a couple games, and saw no degradation in performance. I still have the driver verifier on, but haven't had another crash yet.

I'm fine with long posts. They...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 08 Jul 2013
Replies: 19
Views: 2,351
Posted By Petey7
First time it tried to start after enabling the...

First time it tried to start after enabling the driver verifier it crashed. Here is the mindump. Hopefully it reveals something.

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It occurred to me that my graphics driver is the newest...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 08 Jul 2013
Replies: 19
Views: 2,351
Posted By Petey7
Seatools found no problems, chkdsk found no bad...

Seatools found no problems, chkdsk found no bad sectors, sfc /scannow found no integrity errors again. The requested txt file is below.

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The driver verifier makes me nervous, but I'll...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 08 Jul 2013
Replies: 19
Views: 2,351
Posted By Petey7
Thank you for the fast and detailed replies. I've...

Thank you for the fast and detailed replies. I've done the SMART and Short DST so far, and I'm doing the long generic, which will take a couple hours at least. I'll do the other test after that...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 08 Jul 2013
Replies: 19
Views: 2,351
Posted By Petey7
I've already run every test seatools has and...

I've already run every test seatools has and found no issues, but will do so again immediately after posting this. Question: my computer has a HDD protection feature that stops the hard drive when a...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 08 Jul 2013
Replies: 19
Views: 2,351
Posted By Petey7
BSOD process or thread crucial to system operation has ended

I've getting occasional BSOD lately. They sometime occur only a day a part, sometimes a week. It started I'd say a month or so ago, which was also couple weeks after I had reinstalled Windows 7,...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 07 Mar 2013
Replies: 26
Views: 1,079
Posted By Petey7
Copy and paste the following into notepad and...

Copy and paste the following into notepad and save it as flush.bat. Then right click the file and select "run as administrator."
Forum: Hardware & Devices 01 Mar 2013
Replies: 6
Views: 516
Posted By Petey7
I would like to add that I can also hear a very...

I would like to add that I can also hear a very faint clicking come from my laptop hard drive if its night time and no other noises in the house. If there was any serious danger of imminent failure...
Forum: News 01 Mar 2013
Replies: 82
Views: 6,116
Posted By Petey7
The only thing I can suggest, is if you have the...

The only thing I can suggest, is if you have the capability on your work computer, is do a system restore and let the updates happen again. If you can't, take the laptop to your works IT people. Tell...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 01 Mar 2013
Replies: 7
Views: 517
Posted By Petey7
What antivirus does she use? I recommend using...

What antivirus does she use? I recommend using MSE and MBAM Pro. MBAM Pro has a malicious IP blocker which can reduce the risk of her getting a virus from clicking random links, and it doesn't...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 28 Feb 2013
Replies: 7
Views: 517
Posted By Petey7
Sirefef can be a nasty piece of work. If you do...

Sirefef can be a nasty piece of work. If you do not have a backup to restore from, reinstalling would be the safest bet to make sure it is truly gone.
Forum: News 28 Feb 2013
Replies: 82
Views: 6,116
Posted By Petey7
Did you let install all of the updates at one...

Did you let install all of the updates at one time? Most people on here will tell you it is best to do 5-10 at one time (some even day less than that).
Forum: News 27 Feb 2013
Replies: 82
Views: 6,116
Posted By Petey7
Click the gear icon in the top right corner, open...

Click the gear icon in the top right corner, open internet options, go to the advanced tab, and scroll done to the security section. It will be under that. Note that you will have to restart your...
Forum: News 27 Feb 2013
Replies: 82
Views: 6,116
Posted By Petey7
Note that with IE10 there are not separate...

Note that with IE10 there are not separate version of IE listed in the start menu. To use the 64-bit version you need to turn on Enhanced Protection Mode.
Forum: News 27 Feb 2013
Replies: 82
Views: 6,116
Posted By Petey7
Right click any spot above the tabs/address bar...

Right click any spot above the tabs/address bar and click "favorite bar"


64-bit only (I didn't see where anyone else answered this in this thread)


Mindinka, uninstall IE 10 from Programs...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 26 Feb 2013
Replies: 4
Views: 615
Posted By Petey7
I actually had Wh and mAh mixed up. Basically...

I actually had Wh and mAh mixed up. Basically since the mAh is lower than on your original battery it will not hold a charge as long as the original did when it was new. For $24 however, having it...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 26 Feb 2013
Replies: 30
Views: 1,659
Posted By Petey7
Your best bet would be to contact dell or search...

Your best bet would be to contact dell or search on their website.
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