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Forum: Hardware & Devices 28 Dec 2012
Replies: 9
Views: 617
Posted By rfmn482
I have marked this 'thread' as solved as I now...

I have marked this 'thread' as solved as I now have enough information and advice to make my decision (soon). I am most grateful to all who contributed .
Forum: Hardware & Devices 24 Dec 2012
Replies: 9
Views: 617
Posted By rfmn482
Motherboard Choices

I want to upgrade my current system and have decided to go for an 'Intel Core i3-3220 CPU' . My choice of Motherboard is 'Gigabyte Z77 -D3H'. Is this a sensible choice?. Is the Asus P8Z77-VLX a...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 02 Mar 2011
Replies: 17
Views: 17,975
Posted By rfmn482
I had the same error message and spent at least...

I had the same error message and spent at least six hours trying to resolve the problem to no avail. in the end I did a 'repair' install of Windows and this solved the problem and most importantly...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 27 Feb 2011
Replies: 21
Views: 27,788
Posted By rfmn482
Just reporting back to say that I have now...

Just reporting back to say that I have now managed to install SP1. In the end I did a repair-install of Windows 7 and then installed the Service Pack. This all took a long time (over two hours) but...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 25 Feb 2011
Replies: 21
Views: 27,788
Posted By rfmn482
Have tried all suggestions on this Forum without...

Have tried all suggestions on this Forum without success. Have run SFC and received no messages on screen. e.g., "Did not find any integrity violation". Surely this is good news, no!.

The...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 24 Feb 2011
Replies: 21
Views: 27,788
Posted By rfmn482
Here is my tale of woe : Have had two failed...

Here is my tale of woe :
Have had two failed attempts to install the SP1 update. Both times I get the error message (http://www.sevenforums.com/#) E_FAIL (0X80004005). This error occurs after the...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 23 Feb 2011
Replies: 17
Views: 17,975
Posted By rfmn482
Have had two failed attempts to install the SP1...

Have had two failed attempts to install the SP1 update. Both times I get the error message E_FAIL (0X80004005). This error occurs after the install and on the subsequent re-boot. When the computer...
Forum: General Discussion 19 Apr 2010
Replies: 8
Views: 5,792
Posted By rfmn482
Managed to fix the problem and now have 'take...

Managed to fix the problem and now have 'take ownership' on the right click menu, this is a great little tool.
I still think Microsoft could do a lot more to make these issues easier to solve.
...
Forum: General Discussion 18 Apr 2010
Replies: 8
Views: 5,792
Posted By rfmn482
sorry I missed the 'obvious' I have now...

sorry I missed the 'obvious' I have now downloaded the file and will post back if I get success. Thanks for the support.
Forum: General Discussion 17 Apr 2010
Replies: 8
Views: 5,792
Posted By rfmn482
I have been trying to do just that but maybe I am...

I have been trying to do just that but maybe I am not following the correct procedure. It is quite 'involved'. Is there a tutorial available that shows exactly what to do?.
Forum: General Discussion 16 Apr 2010
Replies: 8
Views: 5,792
Posted By rfmn482
Folder Access Denied

I have both XP and Windows 7 running as dual boot. My documents is on a separate partition (D:\) and I have placed a shortcut to this folder in the 'Libraries' of
Windows 7. I can access the 'My...
Forum: General Discussion 11 Feb 2010
Replies: 20
Views: 11,608
Posted By rfmn482
Have solved my problem using 'outside' help. I...

Have solved my problem using 'outside' help. I have installed a small utility called CapsLock 1.2 and it does the job brialliantly, i not only get sound for on and off but a large visual...
Forum: General Discussion 10 Feb 2010
Replies: 20
Views: 11,608
Posted By rfmn482
'dbelling' thanks for the information this might...

'dbelling' thanks for the information this might help me as I cannot get any sound nomatter what. Can you tell me precisely where you found the "turn on Sound box" option in the Ease of Access...
Forum: General Discussion 08 Feb 2010
Replies: 20
Views: 11,608
Posted By rfmn482
I should have added that when I re-boot or come...

I should have added that when I re-boot or come out of the power saving mode I mentioned that the 'Turn on Toggle Keys' box has been unticked, (by default?).
Forum: General Discussion 08 Feb 2010
Replies: 20
Views: 11,608
Posted By rfmn482
It would appear that others have a similar...

It would appear that others have a similar problem and yet others have no problem at all. I can get it to work but not easily. If i put a tick in the 'turn on Toggle Keys' and save and exit it does...
Forum: General Discussion 07 Feb 2010
Replies: 20
Views: 11,608
Posted By rfmn482
Capslock Beep Missing

As a head-down typist I rely on the beep sound whenever the 'capslock' key is hit accidentally. Having installed Windows 7 quite recently I tried to set this 'alarm' up, but I cannot hear any beep...
Forum: Installation & Setup 20 Jan 2010
Replies: 22
Views: 4,219
Posted By rfmn482
Thanks to everyone for the helpful suggestions. I...

Thanks to everyone for the helpful suggestions. I certainly have enough now to go on. I am not quite ready to make the jump but it will be soon. I shall report back re my 'success'!!.
Forum: Installation & Setup 19 Jan 2010
Replies: 22
Views: 4,219
Posted By rfmn482
Screenshot from windows 7.

Screenshot from windows 7.
Forum: Installation & Setup 19 Jan 2010
Replies: 22
Views: 4,219
Posted By rfmn482
The above screenshot was taken from XP and as XP...

The above screenshot was taken from XP and as XP does not recognise G:\ as Windows 7 due to the registry fix (on C:\)that protects system restore points on Windows 7 from being deleted.
I will try...
Forum: Installation & Setup 19 Jan 2010
Replies: 22
Views: 4,219
Posted By rfmn482
Have attached screenshot showing my partitions....

Have attached screenshot showing my partitions. Drive 'H' is an external eSata i use for backing up. I previously ran Vista on the G partition before doing a clean install of Windows 7. hope this...
Forum: Installation & Setup 18 Jan 2010
Replies: 22
Views: 4,219
Posted By rfmn482
Move Windows 7 from G:\ to C:\

I have completed a clean install of Windows 7 to my G:\ Partition and currently dual boot with Windows XP on C:\Partition. I would like to delete XP and have Windows 7 on my C:\ partition and...
Forum: General Discussion 09 Jan 2010
Replies: 8
Views: 7,306
Posted By rfmn482
Check that Indexing Service is enabled (in...

Check that Indexing Service is enabled (in Control Panel) and also that Windows Programs and Features has 'Windows Search' enabled (tick in box). If necessary disable this and re-boot and then...
Forum: General Discussion 07 Jan 2010
Replies: 8
Views: 7,306
Posted By rfmn482
I have the same problem, Search only reveals main...

I have the same problem, Search only reveals main folders e.g., Programs but does not reveal files within folders. I have also tried the recommended fixes like the Registry Key mentioned but this...
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