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Forum: Hardware & Devices 4 Days Ago
Replies: 3
Views: 172
Posted By dunkinidaho
Im using the backup software that is embedded in...

Im using the backup software that is embedded in windows 7 and a western digital "my passport" ext. HD
Forum: Hardware & Devices 4 Days Ago
Replies: 3
Views: 172
Posted By dunkinidaho
internal vs external HD discrepancies are nagging me

My new desktop has a 500gb hd installed. I purchased a 1T ext. HD to back up the desktop. After doing a backup I noticed that the ext. HD has 555gb of used space. The internal drive has 150gb of...
Forum: Backup and Restore 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 5
Views: 402
Posted By dunkinidaho
backup function giving me one option

Ultimately I will use a program that will run incremental backups but for now this will work

Thanks
Forum: Backup and Restore 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 5
Views: 402
Posted By dunkinidaho
backup function giving me one option

I found the "change" pathway and selected my E: drive. I selected the "recommended" setting and also the "create restore" option. I did this before I received your response to my query. The backup...
Forum: Backup and Restore 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 5
Views: 402
Posted By dunkinidaho
backup function giving me one option only, not the one I want

I am attempting the first backup for my new desktop. I have a wd one terabyte ext. Drive. That is functioning. When I open the windows backup section and click on, "first windows backup" the only...
Forum: Music, Pictures & Video 26 Jun 2014
Replies: 3
Views: 885
Posted By dunkinidaho
windows 7 not recognizing files

Found the problem. Downloaded the codec for photos from ms website and can now ope the of files.
Forum: Music, Pictures & Video 21 Jun 2014
Replies: 3
Views: 885
Posted By dunkinidaho
Windows 7 not recognizing .xmp & .ORF picture files from photoshop

Backed up my 5000 photos to an ext. HD from photoshop elements. I've tried the "backup" and "copy" pathways. When I attempt to restore my photos to my new computer, also windows 7, the .xmp and .ORF...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 26 Nov 2013
Replies: 7
Views: 264
Posted By dunkinidaho
Yes well, I didn't believe there would be a whole...

Yes well, I didn't believe there would be a whole lot of XP forums still around, and as I saw it the situation I was in would have very nearly the same answer with either OS, I just asked the...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 26 Nov 2013
Replies: 7
Views: 264
Posted By dunkinidaho
It's a long story---I have all data backed up on...

It's a long story---I have all data backed up on other ext. HDD's My initial thought was that I could bring the desktop HDD along, buy a used desktop and swap out the HDD with mine and I'd be good...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 26 Nov 2013
Replies: 7
Views: 264
Posted By dunkinidaho
I should have mentioned that the two devices are...

I should have mentioned that the two devices are both loaded with Win XP. I figured the process would be the same with XP or 7. I'll check out the tutorial, thanks
Forum: Hardware & Devices 26 Nov 2013
Replies: 7
Views: 264
Posted By dunkinidaho
Is my external HDD writeable or just readable

On vacation with my wife, and laptop. I brought along the internal HDD out of my desktop computer as well as a docking station to slave it to the laptop. I'd like to do some work with the desktop HDD...
Forum: Software 07 Nov 2013
Replies: 1
Views: 374
Posted By dunkinidaho
program installation malfunction

have 7 pro on my laptop. trying to install a program but when I install the disc in the drive it opens my photoshop elements program!! I've never seen anything like this. what's going on here.

I...
Forum: Installation & Setup 05 Nov 2013
Replies: 5
Views: 388
Posted By dunkinidaho
I'm not computer literate unfortunately for me....

I'm not computer literate unfortunately for me. There is really nothing I can do now since I'm at location #2 and have only the HDD with me. I will wait until May when I get back to location #1 where...
Forum: Installation & Setup 05 Nov 2013
Replies: 5
Views: 388
Posted By dunkinidaho
Here's some more info. The desktop has win XP...

Here's some more info. The desktop has win XP home and a few programs loaded on it. Most important is the Family Tree Maker 16 that contains all my genealogy research. We spend 6 mos in one state and...
Forum: Installation & Setup 05 Nov 2013
Replies: 5
Views: 388
Posted By dunkinidaho
one HD, two different locations, will it work?

Can I take the HD out of my desktop and install it into another desktop and have it work properly? Would the motherboard, processor, memory etc. all have to be identical for it to work? or------would...
Forum: Graphic Cards 13 Jan 2013
Replies: 5
Views: 685
Posted By dunkinidaho
I do have an AV rcvr so I'll try hooking up with...

I do have an AV rcvr so I'll try hooking up with HDMI and see what I get. I don't "think" it could cause any damage to either the laptop or the rcvr. The issue with connecting the headphone jack to...
Forum: Graphic Cards 13 Jan 2013
Replies: 5
Views: 685
Posted By dunkinidaho
Hey, thanks for the info. I do have HDMI on the...

Hey, thanks for the info. I do have HDMI on the Dell 1525 and 3 inputs on the tv so I'll hook it up and see what happens. Now, concerning playing my audio files through the stereo system would I run...
Forum: Graphic Cards 12 Jan 2013
Replies: 5
Views: 685
Posted By dunkinidaho
Wish to use my HD tv as a monitor for my laptop, possible??

How would I connect my Dell laptop to the tv and use it as a monitor. I'll need to use the same configuration when I buy the 24" monitor I'm looking at. It's really impossible to edit my photos on...
Forum: Music, Pictures & Video 25 Oct 2012
Replies: 0
Views: 836
Posted By dunkinidaho
Windows media player 12 inquirys

Where would I find song and album counts within the player. I've ripped a few hundred cd's and would like to know the #'s

thanks
Forum: Music, Pictures & Video 20 Oct 2012
Replies: 2
Views: 1,056
Posted By dunkinidaho
The software is integrated in to the Operating...

The software is integrated in to the Operating System.
Open up Programs and Features and hit Turn Windows features on or off.

From there you should be able to select Windows Media Player...
Forum: Music, Pictures & Video 20 Oct 2012
Replies: 2
Views: 1,056
Posted By dunkinidaho
UN-install media player 12

Is it possible to uninstall the media player that comes with win 7 pro? It's worthless to me and it takes up space.


thanks!
Forum: Media Center 14 Oct 2012
Replies: 2
Views: 1,252
Posted By dunkinidaho
Ripping cd's progressively slowing down

trying to put my music collection into the computer using windows media player. Using MP3 format and "best quality". First cd rips quickly. subsequent ones are very slow, taking 15-20 mins. Is this a...
Forum: Virtualization 18 Sep 2012
Replies: 0
Views: 853
Posted By dunkinidaho
32bit family tree maker ver.16 won't load on virtual xp catastrophic f

I've loaded a program onto virtual xp so I know it's possible. Trying to load family tree maker version 16 but it won't go. Soon as I punch "install" I get a window, cannot load "catastrophic...
Forum: Virtualization 18 Sep 2012
Replies: 9
Views: 2,846
Posted By dunkinidaho
Once again I did not include all the information....

Once again I did not include all the information. My virtual XP is only used for 2 programs and will very rarely be on the internet. Should I still add a AV program
Forum: Virtualization 18 Sep 2012
Replies: 9
Views: 2,846
Posted By dunkinidaho
Virtual Pc & XP virus

Does my virtual PC and XP need it's own dedicated antivirus installed? or is the antivirus installed on windows 7 pro I'm running cover the virtual elements too?

brian
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