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Forum: General Discussion 23 Hours Ago
Replies: 19
Views: 278
Posted By bigmck
You have a Pentium CPU and running Win 7, it's...

You have a Pentium CPU and running Win 7, it's going to be very slow. I have an old Pentium that I put Windows 7 on. It is so slow, it is hard to use. Even with XP it was slow, but Win 7 is...
Forum: General Discussion 1 Day Ago
Replies: 19
Views: 278
Posted By bigmck
It is very hard to diagnose a problem unless you...

It is very hard to diagnose a problem unless you fill in your System Specs completely. We need to know what you have on your PC. You can use...
Forum: General Discussion 1 Day Ago
Replies: 1
Views: 113
Posted By bigmck
Never mind. --- Windows 7 does not have a IMAPI...

Never mind. --- Windows 7 does not have a IMAPI Service. The problem was that my old XP burning program was looking for the IMAPI which was in XP, but not in Windows 7. Not sure why it worked for...
Forum: General Discussion 1 Day Ago
Replies: 1
Views: 113
Posted By bigmck
Imapi Service Missing

I can't burn a CD because I get a prompt about my Imapi Service. "Could Not Obtain Drive Capabilities from IMAPI". I looked in Services and did not see Imapi. I got a new DVD drive a couple weeks ago...
Forum: General Discussion 3 Days Ago
Replies: 5
Views: 294
Posted By bigmck
It sounds like you opened a new User Account. ==...

It sounds like you opened a new User Account. == Go to Control Panel, User Account, Manage Another Account. == This will list the different User Accounts on your computer. You might have accidently...
Forum: General Discussion 3 Days Ago
Replies: 5
Views: 294
Posted By bigmck
You need to do a...

You need to do a http://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials/700-system-restore.html to a date before you had the problem. This will not affect any Documents, Pictures etc. If you have installed any...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 4 Days Ago
Replies: 7
Views: 147
Posted By bigmck
I guess I got too excited too quick. As it turned...

I guess I got too excited too quick. As it turned out, the thumbscrews I had were too big. I am going to order the ones Maxie referenced in the second post and see if they fit. Thanks,
Forum: Hardware & Devices 4 Days Ago
Replies: 7
Views: 147
Posted By bigmck
Lady Fitz you are a "Fountain of Information". I...

Lady Fitz you are a "Fountain of Information". I have a whole bag of thumbscrews that I bought to hold the cover on my case. Chances are those are the same size. I never thought about them. Thanks...
Forum: General Discussion 4 Days Ago
Replies: 9
Views: 175
Posted By bigmck
It appears to me that you have everything...

It appears to me that you have everything correct. == The Minimum Password Age is rather strange. To me it means you can't change it before the minimum is up. I don't see why you would even need to...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 4 Days Ago
Replies: 7
Views: 147
Posted By bigmck
Expansion Slot Screws

What size are the screws for PC expansion slots? Are they 6-32 x 1/4"?
Forum: Hardware & Devices 6 Days Ago
Replies: 3
Views: 225
Posted By bigmck
Glad you got it solved and thanks for supplying...

Glad you got it solved and thanks for supplying the answer. I am sure someone else will benefit.
Forum: General Discussion 6 Days Ago
Replies: 28
Views: 517
Posted By bigmck
You use your Windows Installation Disk or your...

You use your Windows Installation Disk or your System Repair Disk to boot with. This explains the procedure
http://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials/681-startup-repair.html
Forum: Hardware & Devices 6 Days Ago
Replies: 3
Views: 225
Posted By bigmck
I did some searches on Google and came up with...

I did some searches on Google and came up with others having the problem but did not see a solution. I just recently got a USB 3.0 card. I have some things hooked to it and have not had that...
Forum: Drivers 1 Week Ago
Replies: 32
Views: 1,157
Posted By bigmck
If you are referring to the download of the files...

If you are referring to the download of the files being extra slow, yea that is right. It took me about an hour to download the file that you are speaking of. The file with the V4.50A in the title is...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 1 Week Ago
Replies: 5
Views: 1,836
Posted By bigmck
Thanks very much for the explanation. I had...

Thanks very much for the explanation. I had determined that one would make the cable go up and one down, but could not decide which was which.
Forum: Hardware & Devices 1 Week Ago
Replies: 1
Views: 279
Posted By bigmck
I would give it a try. 32-bit software works on...

I would give it a try. 32-bit software works on Windows 64-bit. I would think the printer would also.
Forum: Network & Sharing 1 Week Ago
Replies: 1
Views: 201
Posted By bigmck
Did the problem just start and it was fine until...

Did the problem just start and it was fine until recently? You might try a http://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials/700-system-restore.html This will correct any files that got messed up and will not...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 1 Week Ago
Replies: 5
Views: 1,836
Posted By bigmck
Sata Cable Question

I am going to buy some Sata Data Cables. The ad I saw said "Straight to 90 degree left". I had not thought about the direction in the past. I held up a cable and I guess it depends which way you are...
Forum: Installation & Setup 1 Week Ago
Replies: 6
Views: 311
Posted By bigmck
There is not much you can do to speed up a Core 2...

There is not much you can do to speed up a Core 2 Quad. It is just slow. Your best move is to save your pennies and get a new setup.
Forum: Installation & Setup 1 Week Ago
Replies: 6
Views: 311
Posted By bigmck
If you want faster performance from your Win 7,...

If you want faster performance from your Win 7, get a SSD. A 120 GB can be had for under $100. This will improve your performance more than any one thing can. Your programs will open in one second...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 1 Week Ago
Replies: 18
Views: 112,509
Posted By bigmck
This thread is two years old. Start a new thread...

This thread is two years old. Start a new thread with your problem for better help.
Forum: General Discussion 1 Week Ago
Replies: 4
Views: 228
Posted By bigmck
Can you fill in your System Specs completely. It...

Can you fill in your System Specs completely. It will help us to know what we are dealing with.
Forum: Chillout Room 1 Week Ago
Replies: 22
Views: 428
Posted By bigmck
I was really into the early space program,...

I was really into the early space program, enjoyed every bit of it. Some friends of mine were going to New Orleans the weekend of the moon landing. I declined to go because I had to see it on TV. One...
Forum: General Discussion 1 Week Ago
Replies: 11
Views: 381
Posted By bigmck
lt seems to me you are causing yourself more...

lt seems to me you are causing yourself more trouble than is needed. You have a third-party program that is doing the job.
Forum: Hardware & Devices 1 Week Ago
Replies: 3
Views: 153
Posted By bigmck
Thanks, I will check it out.

Thanks, I will check it out.
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