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Forum: Hardware & Devices 11 Nov 2012
Replies: 2
Views: 795
Posted By Buratti
Thanks but my old laptop does not allow me to...

Thanks but my old laptop does not allow me to boot from USB so that option is not going to work. This probably doesn't make a difference, but the hard drive from my new laptop has a SATA connection...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 09 Nov 2012
Replies: 2
Views: 795
Posted By Buratti
Not displaying usb hard drive

My computers motherboard fried a few weeks ago, so I fished out an old laptop and restored the OS to factory settings with a restore disk I created. My goal was to just use this laptop until I...
Forum: General Discussion 18 Sep 2012
Replies: 7
Views: 2,605
Posted By Buratti
I already updated the graphics driver to the...

I already updated the graphics driver to the latest version prior to posting here. An update on the situation...

Last night I was using it for about 3 hours straight, just doing random things...
Forum: General Discussion 17 Sep 2012
Replies: 7
Views: 2,605
Posted By Buratti
Ok will do, but I never actually got the BSOD. ...

Ok will do, but I never actually got the BSOD. Maybe I was using the term crash in the wrong mannor. what I meant by crash is that the screen will go black or have vertical white stripes and no...
Forum: General Discussion 17 Sep 2012
Replies: 7
Views: 2,605
Posted By Buratti
Thanks for the suggestion. i am not really...

Thanks for the suggestion. i am not really having a problem booting windows, its just that whenever my computer "crashes" sometimes i just have to wait about 5 minutes (maybe for it to cool???)...
Forum: General Discussion 17 Sep 2012
Replies: 7
Views: 2,605
Posted By Buratti
Screen goes blank and computer frozen at random times

Two days ago I downloaded and installed the game Minecraft for my son. After successful install, when I first opened the game my laptop screen went blank and no other response from it (well not...
Forum: Drivers 20 Jul 2012
Replies: 2
Views: 1,179
Posted By Buratti
Yes, I have already tried that driver. That is...

Yes, I have already tried that driver. That is one of the ones that "seem" to install correctly and require a restart, but after the restart nothing has changed. No software was installed and in the...
Forum: Drivers 19 Jul 2012
Replies: 2
Views: 1,179
Posted By Buratti
Cannot get driver working for realtec AC 97' audio

First of all my computer specs listed are for my home laptop but my question is for my work PC which I recently upgraded to Windows 7.

I upgradede my work PC from XP to 7 a few weeks ago. ...
Forum: Network & Sharing 10 Jul 2012
Replies: 6
Views: 7,000
Posted By Buratti
OK, so at home now and am able to connect...

OK, so at home now and am able to connect successfully as usual. I've tried to UNC to the remote (work computer) via the VPN IP address and it actually worked. I also tried to connect via host name...
Forum: Network & Sharing 10 Jul 2012
Replies: 6
Views: 7,000
Posted By Buratti
Thanks... I have already used those exact...

Thanks... I have already used those exact tutorials to originally set up my connection prior to your suggestion. There are only 2 slight differences that I have compared to your suggestions...
1st....
Forum: Network & Sharing 09 Jul 2012
Replies: 6
Views: 7,000
Posted By Buratti
Sorry was on a little vacation, but back now. ...

Sorry was on a little vacation, but back now. "Routing and Remote Access" service is started on both machines and still cannot access shares. Just to try, but still didn't work. I changed my home...
Forum: Network & Sharing 04 Jul 2012
Replies: 6
Views: 7,000
Posted By Buratti
Can connect to work via VPN but now what?

I have successfully set up a connection to my work PC from home using VPN but cannot view my network shares as like if I were connected directly in the office.

After I successfully connect, in...
Forum: Graphic Cards 19 Jun 2012
Replies: 0
Views: 1,301
Posted By Buratti
Custom resolution in windows 7 after upgrade

So I upgraded my work PC to windows 7 after a wicked virus hit it while it was still runing XP (waiting for a reason to upgrade anyway). Before upgrading I ran the Windows 7 compatability software,...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 13 Jun 2012
Replies: 4
Views: 9,990
Posted By Buratti
Sorry I haven't replied in a few days. I finally...

Sorry I haven't replied in a few days. I finally got a chance to reboot in safe mode and am in it right now. Before I rebooted the fan was running not max speed, but pretty high and temperature was...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 11 Jun 2012
Replies: 4
Views: 9,990
Posted By Buratti
The laptop is only about 2 years old. I will try...

The laptop is only about 2 years old. I will try the safe mode test after I send this post and report back. As for my specs. I will update them after I send this also.
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 11 Jun 2012
Replies: 4
Views: 9,990
Posted By Buratti
HP Laptop runs extremely HOT

I have a HP Pavilion dv7 laptop and my fan always seems to be running at a high speed and the temperature is always extremely hot. Well let me retract that "always" remark and say most of the time. I...
Forum: Network & Sharing 15 Apr 2011
Replies: 12
Views: 5,840
Posted By Buratti
Turn Off password protected sharing option was...

Turn Off password protected sharing option was selected on both computers when i was still having the problem (prior to adding the password to the user account). BTW I am not just trying to share...
Forum: Network & Sharing 15 Apr 2011
Replies: 12
Views: 5,840
Posted By Buratti
Both are in the same workgroup. I added a...

Both are in the same workgroup. I added a password to the user on computer 2 but not yet on computer 1 and now everything seems to be working. I can access shares from both computers on both...
Forum: Network & Sharing 15 Apr 2011
Replies: 12
Views: 5,840
Posted By Buratti
the password protected sharing was off on my old...

the password protected sharing was off on my old pc but on on the new one. I turned it off, and now I can see the shares from both pc's but I still CANNOT access them. I am getthing the message...
Forum: Network & Sharing 14 Apr 2011
Replies: 12
Views: 5,840
Posted By Buratti
Network 2 Windows 7 computers

I recently acquired another laptop with windows 7 and I am trying to network it with my existing windows 7 laptop. In all honesty I do not like using the new "Homegroup" that 7 has. All I want is...
Forum: Backup and Restore 24 Jan 2011
Replies: 4
Views: 6,715
Posted By Buratti
Replace HP restore partition with my own

Is there any way to replace the original restore partition that came with my HP dv7 notebook with a custom one (essentailly the state my computer is in at the moment)? Now I have read up and done...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 12 Nov 2010
Replies: 12
Views: 1,792
Posted By Buratti
Ok, so here is an update on my situation. I ran...

Ok, so here is an update on my situation. I ran the memtest for 7 passes like suggested and no problems were found. Also the computer has been runing perfectly since I started this post (Like...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 10 Nov 2010
Replies: 12
Views: 1,792
Posted By Buratti
Ok, so I'm home now and working on the computer,...

Ok, so I'm home now and working on the computer, (writing this on a different computer than the problem one) Came home, booted up and no problems, YET! Since it is currently symptom free at the...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 10 Nov 2010
Replies: 12
Views: 1,792
Posted By Buratti
Thanks for both of your responses. I will try...

Thanks for both of your responses. I will try the memtest suggestion as soon as I get home. As for the product number I know it starts with "DV7" and the rest of it may be 3108US, but I could be...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 10 Nov 2010
Replies: 12
Views: 1,792
Posted By Buratti
Brand new laptop not right from the start

I bought a new HP laptop (at work right now and donít know the exact model number off the top of my head) just about 1 year ago, and I have been having problems with it since I bought it. The first...
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