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Forum: BSOD Help and Support 01 Aug 2011
Replies: 16
Views: 2,672
Posted By MarkAtHome
I happened upon another approach geared toward...

I happened upon another approach geared toward Windows Server 2008 that might work for me. You know... desperate times...

What would happen if I simply booted the Windows 7 DVD, told it to do a...
Forum: Installation & Setup 27 Jul 2011
Replies: 18
Views: 4,159
Posted By MarkAtHome
There are a couple of things you might wish to...

There are a couple of things you might wish to try.

If you can get to the command prompt from the booted DVD, launch DISKPART. When that is finished loading, issue LIST VOLUME and it will show...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 24 Jul 2011
Replies: 16
Views: 2,672
Posted By MarkAtHome
Hi SIW2 -- As an additional path to follow, I...

Hi SIW2 -- As an additional path to follow, I have suggested that they provide me with a dumbed down version of Win8 that could be booted to upgrade me from Win7.

Presuming that it succeeded and...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 21 Jul 2011
Replies: 16
Views: 2,672
Posted By MarkAtHome
FWIW, I was using Paragon Partition Manager 11 to...

FWIW, I was using Paragon Partition Manager 11 to defrag the MFT and then compress the MFT. I saved the last of my drives (C & D) for last (making sure all the others were fine first), and that...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 21 Jul 2011
Replies: 16
Views: 2,672
Posted By MarkAtHome
Hi MvdB -- Let's say that you have Windows 7...

Hi MvdB -- Let's say that you have Windows 7 installed.

You reboot your PC and have it boot to the Windows 7 install DVD.
Once the DVD is loaded, you can choose install or repair. In many cases,...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 19 Jul 2011
Replies: 16
Views: 2,672
Posted By MarkAtHome
I think that if the question "How does the...

I think that if the question "How does the Windows 7 DVD know that it started the PC?" can be answered, we might have a solution to the problem.

Since a retail version of Window 7 DVD cannot be...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 17 Jul 2011
Replies: 7
Views: 1,319
Posted By MarkAtHome
FWIW, there were many horror stories about...

FWIW, there were many horror stories about installing SP1 via WindowsUpdate or via the standalone EXE ( Google (http://*******/quCa4o) ), way back when...

I sat on the upgrade for a couple of...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 14 Jul 2011
Replies: 16
Views: 2,672
Posted By MarkAtHome
Hi -- well, I did address it to Brink in an...

Hi -- well, I did address it to Brink in an existing thread. When I returned, I found that my post was moved to a new thread. I thought that it was he who moved it. :confused:

Not a big deal at...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 11 Jul 2011
Replies: 7
Views: 9,529
Posted By MarkAtHome
No doubt, but that does not always stick....

No doubt, but that does not always stick. Creating a shortcut to the REG file of your choice (reboot afterwards might be wise) works best and sticks.

Windows 7 has documented issues with...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 10 Jul 2011
Replies: 7
Views: 9,529
Posted By MarkAtHome
Set IE Window Size

I do not recall where I got this, but I have been using the attached for, at least, a decade.

The attached ZIP contains registry files, which when clicked will address this issue.

In my case,...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 10 Jul 2011
Replies: 16
Views: 2,672
Posted By MarkAtHome
Think Outside Microsoft's Box-How to Boot Win7 DVD and Upgrade to Win7

Hi Brink -- I have lurked here for some time, and oftentimes find some really useful information. You have given quite a lot to this community. Good job!

I, too, have a similar problem, which was...
Forum: Tutorials 17 Apr 2011
Replies: 14
Views: 57,572
Posted By MarkAtHome
Probably pre-everything. Not ready for me, yet.

Probably pre-everything. Not ready for me, yet.
Forum: Tutorials 17 Apr 2011
Replies: 14
Views: 57,572
Posted By MarkAtHome
Well, I do have IE10 here if I really want to get...

Well, I do have IE10 here if I really want to get stressed out... :eek:
Forum: Tutorials 17 Apr 2011
Replies: 14
Views: 57,572
Posted By MarkAtHome
Hello Mark, This can help show you how to...

Hello Mark,

This can help show you how to move the Command bar in IE9. :)

How to Move the "Command Bar" to the Left or Right in Internet Explorer 9 (IE9)...
Forum: Tutorials 15 Apr 2011
Replies: 14
Views: 57,572
Posted By MarkAtHome
I realize that Microsoft, in its infinate wisdom,...

I realize that Microsoft, in its infinate wisdom, no longer enables you to move the Command toolbar.

Fine. How do we do it?
Forum: Software 08 Oct 2010
Replies: 87
Views: 51,984
Posted By MarkAtHome
FWIW, I also have, and bought, Total Uninstall...

FWIW, I also have, and bought, Total Uninstall (http://www.martau.com/), which I also like, and find myself using more often. Note that this is a non-scientific choice, as I am now a bit...
Forum: Software 07 Oct 2010
Replies: 87
Views: 51,984
Posted By MarkAtHome
FWIW, I had been using the free version for many...

FWIW, I had been using the free version for many years, and was very happy with its results.

I looked at upgrading to the Pro version as my donation for my past use. ;)
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 31 Aug 2010
Replies: 4
Views: 3,635
Posted By MarkAtHome
FWIW, Oli, I am looking also. Way back...

FWIW, Oli, I am looking also.

Way back when, this was something I addressed often with new installs. It involved changing a registry value, representing the delay of my choice, either manually or...
Forum: Customization 23 May 2010
Replies: 220
Views: 172,106
Posted By MarkAtHome
I am glad that it worked for you. Note that...

I am glad that it worked for you.

Note that it was not found due to my reading other threads. Since no one was coming up with a good (IMO) solution, I did a google search and found myself back...
Forum: Customization 20 May 2010
Replies: 220
Views: 172,106
Posted By MarkAtHome
The solution was posted here:...

The solution was posted here: http://www.sevenforums.com/customization/40916-shellfolderfix-manage-folder-window-positions-size.html#post396744

I have installed it on Window 7 64-bit and have...
Forum: Software 26 Feb 2010
Replies: 3
Views: 2,077
Posted By MarkAtHome
WinRAR v3.92 ( WinRAR Download Page...

WinRAR v3.92 ( WinRAR Download Page (http://rarlabs.com/download.htm) )

What's new:

1. If you start WinRAR command from Explorer context menu in multiple monitor configuration, the command...
Forum: Software 01 Dec 2009
Replies: 87
Views: 51,984
Posted By MarkAtHome
I swear by Revo, too.

I swear by Revo, too.
Forum: Installation & Setup 03 Sep 2009
Replies: 15
Views: 1,729
Posted By MarkAtHome
Thanks for the welcome, wallyinnc. Windows 7...

Thanks for the welcome, wallyinnc. Windows 7 Upgrade Advisor runs on you PC and reports what it finds. In my case, it's only "concern" was ActiveISO, and since I wasn't using it, I simply uninstalled...
Forum: Installation & Setup 03 Sep 2009
Replies: 15
Views: 1,729
Posted By MarkAtHome
I've not yet tried an RTM install yet, but...

I've not yet tried an RTM install yet, but Microsoft's Compatibility Advisor told me (while running Vista Business 32-bit), that ActiveISO was an issue. I've since uninstalled it in preparation of...
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