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Forum: Hardware & Devices 09 Apr 2015
Replies: 13
Views: 678
Posted By Gaz1701
That is really helpful to know what the scores of...

That is really helpful to know what the scores of by specs are, thanks a lot; and like you said, now I know where NOT to waste my money on my PC. So here's my situation so far (I don't know why I...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 09 Apr 2015
Replies: 13
Views: 678
Posted By Gaz1701
That's sounding like a good idea the more I think...

That's sounding like a good idea the more I think about it, thanks a lot! I guess I'll need to reinstall[?] Windows to be able to get it to work? Do I uninstall Windows on my HDD first, or do I...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 09 Apr 2015
Replies: 13
Views: 678
Posted By Gaz1701
Hmm, I've been wondering about that recently...

Hmm, I've been wondering about that recently actually... how does that work with the two working together? I mean like when it comes to something like Steam, which has the games in the Program Files...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 09 Apr 2015
Replies: 13
Views: 678
Posted By Gaz1701
Sorry, please see my above post (you must've...

Sorry, please see my above post (you must've posted it as I was asking the question/commenting on how that wouldn't be enough room for all my stuff).
Forum: Hardware & Devices 09 Apr 2015
Replies: 13
Views: 678
Posted By Gaz1701
a 128GB SSD would be no-where near enough room to...

a 128GB SSD would be no-where near enough room to fit all my stuff [games mainly] on! I've got a 400GB HDD and I've only got 84 GB space left! Would my motherboard be able to handle a faster CPU? I...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 09 Apr 2015
Replies: 13
Views: 678
Posted By Gaz1701
Your opinions please: buy more RAM, or time for a new PC?

Hi guys, I'm in a bit of a quandry and I'm not sure what to do next. I've had my desktop PC since 2007, and over the years I've increased by RAM from 2GB to 4GB, and got a new [for its time]...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 11 Dec 2014
Replies: 20
Views: 44,316
Posted By Gaz1701
A "non-existent" Windows update ("KB3024777") even Google can't find

I'm not sure what this is in Windows Update [and this seems to be greyed out itself too], but how is it possible to have no results in Google on this KB that's in Windows Update?

I also clicked on...
Forum: General Discussion 07 Jul 2014
Replies: 7
Views: 1,761
Posted By Gaz1701
Sorry for the late reply. 1) I've got a 'WD...

Sorry for the late reply.

1) I've got a 'WD 5000AAK External USB Device' plugged in

2) My HDD is a Samsung, so according to the link "no Windows diagnostic tests are offered for these drives...
Forum: General Discussion 01 Jul 2014
Replies: 7
Views: 1,761
Posted By Gaz1701
I did what lehnerus2000...

I did what lehnerus2000 (http://www.sevenforums.com/members/lehnerus2000.html) suggested (the same as the screenshot provided), but the last error date shown on mine was on the 14th June - and it's...
Forum: General Discussion 30 Jun 2014
Replies: 7
Views: 1,761
Posted By Gaz1701
Windows goes into a 'state' of nothing loading (not 'not responding')

I have this strange - and annoying - problem at times that I can't exactly pinpoint what's stopping it from working properly; nor can I find any pattern to when this might happen again.

My...
Forum: Graphic Cards 21 Sep 2013
Replies: 9
Views: 978
Posted By Gaz1701
Thanks a lot for your advice everyone. :) I'm...

Thanks a lot for your advice everyone. :) I'm definitely more glad it's not the graphics card that's on its way out.

As I don't have that much money to spend, I'll go and have a look for a new one...
Forum: Graphic Cards 19 Sep 2013
Replies: 9
Views: 978
Posted By Gaz1701
Hi guys, here's a video of it occuring if this...

Hi guys, here's a video of it occuring if this helps - available for 7 days from now:
Free large file exchange service without size limits...
Forum: Graphic Cards 17 Sep 2013
Replies: 9
Views: 978
Posted By Gaz1701
Sorry to bump this up, but does anyone have any...

Sorry to bump this up, but does anyone have any ideas as to why it's doing this to a flatscreen monitor? I don't have anything magnetic nearby that could cause this (if that might've been the case)?
Forum: Graphic Cards 14 Sep 2013
Replies: 9
Views: 978
Posted By Gaz1701
After looking up what 'degauss' means, I haven't...

After looking up what 'degauss' means, I haven't got that option on my monitor - mine's a flat screen LCD monitor (albeit pretty old now), so apparently it shouldn't need 'degaussing'
Forum: Graphic Cards 14 Sep 2013
Replies: 9
Views: 978
Posted By Gaz1701
What's happening to my screen (video now included)?

It seems to be doing this more regularly recently. It's done it twice today so far; I'm not playing any games, and it seems to be doing it at random intervals (but it doesn't happen often). This is a...
Forum: System Security 25 Jan 2013
Replies: 2
Views: 2,886
Posted By Gaz1701
Oh, no, I completely uninstalled MSE before...

Oh, no, I completely uninstalled MSE before installing McAfee - sorry for not making that clear.

I'll have to run the scan when I come back; gotta go now.
Forum: System Security 25 Jan 2013
Replies: 2
Views: 2,886
Posted By Gaz1701
Real-time anti-virus scanners using 100% CPU until it's faulty

I wasn't sure whether to put this thread under the 'System Security' section, or the 'Performance and Maintenance' section

This has been a bit of a long-standing problem for me now, to which I...
Forum: General Discussion 28 Oct 2012
Replies: 4
Views: 2,935
Posted By Gaz1701
The External HDD doesn't have a 'Security' tab in...

The External HDD doesn't have a 'Security' tab in its properties, but the "Take Ownership" reg file did it just fine - so thanks so much the both of you! :)
Forum: General Discussion 27 Oct 2012
Replies: 4
Views: 2,935
Posted By Gaz1701
Changing External HDD letter made it 'read-only'

OK first of all, for some reason - a few days ago - the drive letter of my External HDD had changed from I:\ to J:\ without me realising this. The only way I found out this had even happened [just...
Forum: Sound & Audio 06 Sep 2011
Replies: 2
Views: 3,597
Posted By Gaz1701
I suppose I do - the sound does go through those...

I suppose I do - the sound does go through those speakers anyway using that method.

Seeing as you asked that question, it sounds there's no other solution to this problem? Ah well
Forum: Sound & Audio 06 Sep 2011
Replies: 2
Views: 3,597
Posted By Gaz1701
Realtek 5.1 Surround "Device In Use" problem (only stereo works)

Hi all, I've searched through the various threads on this issue, and aside from the complaining and finger-pointing, it appears 'Enhancements>Environment/Speaker Fill' seems to be the only option,...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 10 Aug 2011
Replies: 1
Views: 1,479
Posted By Gaz1701
BSOD while updating new graphics card

To cut a long story short, I'd sent my computer off to Currys/PCWorld (where my dad works) for them to do a full diagnostic of my PC (because my graphics card was faulty a few months ago).
...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 07 Jul 2011
Replies: 3
Views: 1,612
Posted By Gaz1701
Aaaaah! Now I know what this sound is [through...

Aaaaah! Now I know what this sound is [through the speakers] that I keep hearing every time I login to Windows - and it makes that noise 4 times because there's 4 'portable drives' that has a...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 06 Jul 2011
Replies: 3
Views: 1,612
Posted By Gaz1701
BSOD (Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit)

Here's my BSOD report.

The GeForce graphics card error is a [now] 'long-standing' problem; I doubt that has anything to do with this BSOD

-Windows 7 X64
-Not the original OS (was Vista)
-Full...
Forum: General Discussion 27 Jun 2011
Replies: 17
Views: 2,416
Posted By Gaz1701
Hi all, thanks for all your advice. TBH,...

Hi all, thanks for all your advice.

TBH, most of this is WAY over my head.

I have Asperger's Syndrome, and I don't have an online bank account (I normally get my brother to order things for me...
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