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Forum: Tutorials 04 Jan 2011
Replies: 134
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Posted By lightningltd
Not gonna recommend this one... It COULD make...

Not gonna recommend this one... It COULD make restoring an image backup a nightmare down the road...
Forum: Tutorials 05 Nov 2010
Replies: 134
Views: 413,604
Posted By lightningltd
Goto the site. Click download on the left. Get...

Goto the site. Click download on the left. Get the parted magic ISO and burn to CD.
Forum: Tutorials 01 Nov 2010
Replies: 134
Views: 413,604
Posted By lightningltd
Some titles like MS Office you want to install to...

Some titles like MS Office you want to install to C, but also put in an installer directory to that drive without asking. These directories can be moved.
Forum: Tutorials 15 Aug 2010
Replies: 134
Views: 413,604
Posted By lightningltd
The one I use is called "Drive Meter" from Hans...

The one I use is called "Drive Meter" from Hans Olav... It shows all the IO from the drives at the controller level.
Forum: Tutorials 12 Jun 2010
Replies: 134
Views: 413,604
Posted By lightningltd
The amount of time it takes mine (laptop with OCZ...

The amount of time it takes mine (laptop with OCZ Vertex LE) to boot from the end of POST to the desktop is 20-22 seconds. There is no tweak that I know of to make POST faster, short of turning off...
Forum: Tutorials 10 Jun 2010
Replies: 134
Views: 413,604
Posted By lightningltd
UBPM is necessary for task manager, etc... Leave...

UBPM is necessary for task manager, etc... Leave it enabled. see folllowing link for info on it....
Forum: Tutorials 08 Jun 2010
Replies: 134
Views: 413,604
Posted By lightningltd
Your offset is 1MB, which is correct for the...

Your offset is 1MB, which is correct for the Samsung :)
Forum: Tutorials 30 May 2010
Replies: 134
Views: 413,604
Posted By lightningltd
None... Never had or heard of this issue... I...

None... Never had or heard of this issue... I used my guide on 20+ systems so far without issues. Could have been as simple as a slip of the finger on the keyboard?
I recommend U try them one at a...
Forum: Tutorials 16 May 2010
Replies: 134
Views: 413,604
Posted By lightningltd
Hmmm... I haven't seen these exact issues crop up...

Hmmm... I haven't seen these exact issues crop up yet, but something similar. After you removed PM, did you do a repair install of 7? Sometimes PM and software like it leavs junk in the system as...
Forum: Tutorials 15 May 2010
Replies: 134
Views: 413,604
Posted By lightningltd
Intel with the Intel RSM drivers, hands...

Intel with the Intel RSM drivers, hands down.:geek:
Forum: Tutorials 15 May 2010
Replies: 134
Views: 413,604
Posted By lightningltd
That EXE is part on partition magic... Perhaps...

That EXE is part on partition magic... Perhaps the install got messed up somehow?
You can try a Windows repair install to fix anty file issues and/or uninstall partition magic (especially if it is...
Forum: Tutorials 26 Apr 2010
Replies: 134
Views: 413,604
Posted By lightningltd
Thanks... As far as the event log issue, I...

Thanks... As far as the event log issue, I haven't had any issues at all...
There is absolutely no harm in leaving them on... The speed increase is really small and not even noticeable in normal use.
Forum: Tutorials 26 Apr 2010
Replies: 134
Views: 413,604
Posted By lightningltd
All the answers given to the cmd prompt were...

All the answers given to the cmd prompt were correct... Great job... +reps given for helping this user.:party:
Forum: Tutorials 03 Apr 2010
Replies: 134
Views: 413,604
Posted By lightningltd
SSD Optimization

There seems to be some debate over the use of defragging utilities on your SSD drive. The purpose of this post is to try to clear this up a bit. In order to do this, we must look at where the...
Forum: Tutorials 14 Mar 2010
Replies: 70
Views: 228,264
Posted By lightningltd
OK Zardoc.... You DID get mine smaller,...

OK Zardoc.... You DID get mine smaller, BUT....... :devil::devil::devil:

Here is the even SMALLER version!

@echo off
FOR /F "tokens=1,2*" %%V IN ('bcdedit') DO SET adminTest=%%V
IF...
Forum: Backup and Restore 14 Mar 2010
Replies: 6
Views: 1,393
Posted By lightningltd
The fix to the bug is simple.... (now that I...

The fix to the bug is simple.... (now that I found the issue)...
You will only see the bug in rare circumstances. U need to go into drive manager, assign the hidden partition a drive letter, then go...
Forum: Installation & Setup 14 Mar 2010
Replies: 8
Views: 1,435
Posted By lightningltd
Click to activate. Call the 800 number it gives...

Click to activate. Call the 800 number it gives you to activate by phone. It is an automated system and will fix you up in a couple minutes.:thumbsup:
Forum: Tutorials 14 Mar 2010
Replies: 134
Views: 413,604
Posted By lightningltd
SSD Virtuilization Tips...

I use VMWare all day long on my SSD and have found a few little tricks to make it run smoother with less writes to the SSD.
My host is Windows 7 64-bit. My VMs are mostly XP pro andd home (and a...
Forum: Tutorials 14 Mar 2010
Replies: 134
Views: 413,604
Posted By lightningltd
Cool free Tools...

What would SSD speed be without some free, cool tools that are helpful...

Benchmarking (as above): http://www.softpedia.com/get/System/Hard-Disk-Utils/HD-Tune.shtml...
Forum: Tutorials 14 Mar 2010
Replies: 134
Views: 413,604
Posted By lightningltd
SSD Benchmarking...

There are a lot of sites and programs out there that are touting how important benchmarks are to your SSD and I agree, to a point. One of the problems in most benchmarking programs is equalization of...
Forum: Tutorials 14 Mar 2010
Replies: 134
Views: 413,604
Posted By lightningltd
Moving parts of Windows 7 to another drive...

It has been asked what other little things can be done to squeeze a litle more performance from Windows 7 on our SSD drives... One thing that helps maintain performance on an SSD is the percentage of...
Forum: Tutorials 14 Mar 2010
Replies: 134
Views: 413,604
Posted By lightningltd
Hello to all my fellow and future users of SSD...

Hello to all my fellow and future users of SSD drives and Windows 7.
I wanted to set up an area with real-world tips on getting the most out of your SSD and the Windows 7 operating system. I will...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 15 Feb 2010
Replies: 2,625
Views: 257,459
Posted By lightningltd
Personally, I cloned my velociraptor using...

Personally, I cloned my velociraptor using Windows 7 image backup of the first 2 partitions (100 Meg and the next)... BUT first I had to shrimnk the second partition to fit the SSD. I only did this...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 30 Jan 2010
Replies: 6
Views: 7,022
Posted By lightningltd
Right click on the task bar, select Start Task...

Right click on the task bar, select Start Task Manager. Click the performance tab. Click Resource Monitor button. Click the memory tab. It will explain where it is and what is using it. Let us know...
Forum: Backup and Restore 30 Jan 2010
Replies: 6
Views: 1,393
Posted By lightningltd
Separate drive (spinning) than the SSD. Works...

Separate drive (spinning) than the SSD. Works fine for weeks, then suddenly the message. Odd.

Big budget (its good to be the king):o
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