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Forum: Hardware & Devices 18 Nov 2012
Replies: 20
Views: 15,409
Posted By obidon
What kind of hard drive do you have, HDD or SSD?...

What kind of hard drive do you have, HDD or SSD? If the mouse is randomly freezing sometimes that can be the result of a hard drive problem.
Forum: Gadgets 19 Oct 2012
Replies: 1
Views: 2,613
Posted By obidon
Windows 7 Gadget Freezes

For me the Desktop Gadget Drives Meter randomly freezes and stops updating the drive information from time to time.

Is this simply poor software coding or is it most likely caused by a system...
Forum: System Security 20 Sep 2012
Replies: 5
Views: 720
Posted By obidon
What are my chances?

I like to be extra cautious when it comes to security.

What are my chances of contracting any type of malware if when I download an executable then scan it with the free service at...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 26 Jul 2012
Replies: 1
Views: 630
Posted By obidon
External Monitor Hardware Problem

I have a really nice Westinghouse LCM-22w3 monitor that has a strange hardware issue. It was working fine until recently when it started having trouble turning on.

When I connect it externally to...
Forum: Graphic Cards 13 Jul 2012
Replies: 6
Views: 1,169
Posted By obidon
The resolution my widescreen monitor is set to is...

The resolution my widescreen monitor is set to is 1600 x 900.
Forum: Graphic Cards 12 Jul 2012
Replies: 6
Views: 1,169
Posted By obidon
Sorry I should've been more clear on this. By...

Sorry I should've been more clear on this. By this I mean when it's full screened it is still a little blurry and pixelated, like the resolution get's worse when it is full screened. It looks better...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 12 Jul 2012
Replies: 2
Views: 566
Posted By obidon
Suggestions for a new laptop?

I'm looking to get a new laptop soon since I really want to start working on some viral apps and for this I need a lightweight portable system. One with a lot of battery life so I can drive down to...
Forum: Graphic Cards 12 Jul 2012
Replies: 6
Views: 1,169
Posted By obidon
HD videos not supported when full screen

My monitor doesn't seem to support 720p or 1080p HD videos on youtube when full screen. I have an HP 2009m monitor and it seems pretty new.

Do you think this is a monitor driver issue or graphics...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 04 Jun 2012
Replies: 3
Views: 1,914
Posted By obidon
SSD on 5 year old laptop?

I have an Acer Aspire 3100 that I got for Christmas in late 2006. I'm still using it to this day with Windows 7 as it came with Windows XP. However, the 60GB HDD it came with is starting to give me...
Forum: Network & Sharing 02 May 2012
Replies: 3
Views: 2,233
Posted By obidon
I know Ethernet will be faster, but I'm trying to...

I know Ethernet will be faster, but I'm trying to figure out which one Windows 7 will choose by default when they are both connected.
Forum: Network & Sharing 02 May 2012
Replies: 3
Views: 2,233
Posted By obidon
Using Wi-Fi and Ethernet at Same Time

When both the wireless NIC and the physical Ethernet NIC are both connected to a network that has an active Internet connection, which one will the host use for network data?

Will it randomly use...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 27 Apr 2012
Replies: 41
Views: 3,071
Posted By obidon
Ok so I re-ran the BSOD Dump & System File...

Ok so I re-ran the BSOD Dump & System File Collection app and zipped up the appropriate files. Hopefully this is the new report and not the old one since they were created in the same directory....
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 26 Apr 2012
Replies: 41
Views: 3,071
Posted By obidon
Ok what crash reports do you want exactly? Is it...

Ok what crash reports do you want exactly? Is it best to give a Reliability Monitor Report exported as an HTML, or the folder generated by the BSOD Dump & System File Collection application? Or...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 25 Apr 2012
Replies: 41
Views: 3,071
Posted By obidon
Well I got another BSOD with the error code as...

Well I got another BSOD with the error code as SYSTEM_SERVICE_EXCEPTION. What does this mean? So random I don't understand.

Should I attach anything else that would be of use? A System Reliability...
Forum: General Discussion 19 Apr 2012
Replies: 11
Views: 1,525
Posted By obidon
Well it never really seems to help or "fix"...

Well it never really seems to help or "fix" anything. And also I've tried it before and I need to keep running around like 100 times before the scan can finish completely at 100%. So I don't know how...
Forum: General Discussion 19 Apr 2012
Replies: 11
Views: 1,525
Posted By obidon
I've tried that a million times and it never...

I've tried that a million times and it never seems to really do anything. And there's no need to start getting desperate haha, it's not like a need this to go away I was mostly just curious as to why...
Forum: General Discussion 19 Apr 2012
Replies: 11
Views: 1,525
Posted By obidon
Not most other ones, no. It doesn't in my...

Not most other ones, no. It doesn't in my browsers' address bar, or other word-based office applications, like OpenOffice Writer or WordPad. Not even in the run command window (Winkey + R), which is...
Forum: General Discussion 19 Apr 2012
Replies: 11
Views: 1,525
Posted By obidon
Hmm.. I don't think so. I have a Razer Lycosa...

Hmm.. I don't think so. I have a Razer Lycosa keyboard and it has a configuration program where you can map some hot-keys I believe, but I haven't ever done any messing around with that really.
...
Forum: General Discussion 19 Apr 2012
Replies: 11
Views: 1,525
Posted By obidon
Ok I've updated my post to include a screenshot...

Ok I've updated my post to include a screenshot of my Notepad window with the symbol in it.
Forum: General Discussion 19 Apr 2012
Replies: 11
Views: 1,525
Posted By obidon
Strange icon in Notepad when pressing ctrl + delete

When using Notepad (Version 6.1.7600.16385) (or just any Version for that matter) and trying to delete a whole word using the very handy ctrl + delete shortcut key, the Notepad application types this...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 15 Apr 2012
Replies: 41
Views: 3,071
Posted By obidon
Ok I'll remove them but how can I test...

Ok I'll remove them but how can I test afterwards? And do you think these were causing the BSOD's or some other system unstability? Or was it affecting my Hard Disk Drive perhaps?
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 14 Apr 2012
Replies: 41
Views: 3,071
Posted By obidon
Ok here are the attachements

Ok here are the attachements
Forum: Hardware & Devices 08 Apr 2012
Replies: 1
Views: 3,532
Posted By obidon
Windows detected a hard disk problem on new TB drive? NOOOO!!!

So I got my new WD Caviar Black 1TB drive that I've been wanting to get for a while. It came in fine and I installed it then formatted and everything seemed to be ok.

I used it for about two weeks...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 08 Apr 2012
Replies: 41
Views: 3,071
Posted By obidon
Alright so it's been almost a week since I did...

Alright so it's been almost a week since I did the repair install, and my system's been pretty good for the most part. But yesterday and today I had another BSOD :/

Don't know what caused these....
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 02 Apr 2012
Replies: 43
Views: 22,828
Posted By obidon
Alright so I did a repair install and I think it...

Alright so I did a repair install and I think it finished successfully. I had a ton of updates after it and they all installed successfully... inlcuding Service Pack 1!!!! :cool:

I'm so happy this...
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