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Forum: Network & Sharing 27 May 2014
Replies: 6
Views: 3,655
Posted By conticreative
Thank you again for the help. I used both the PC...

Thank you again for the help. I used both the PC and the laptop on canyouseeme.org to run port 3389
In both cases the connection timed out with this error:

Error: I could not see your service on...
Forum: Network & Sharing 21 May 2014
Replies: 6
Views: 3,655
Posted By conticreative
If you mean on the server, yes it is forwarded....

If you mean on the server, yes it is forwarded. On my computer I was told it didn't need to be forwarded. Again, the laptop has no issue using the same router and modem. If it was a post issue both...
Forum: Network & Sharing 21 May 2014
Replies: 6
Views: 3,655
Posted By conticreative
Hi, thank you for the kind reply. We are not in...

Hi, thank you for the kind reply. We are not in the same subnet. I am connecting from California and the server is in Idaho. But as I have outlined in my post I am perfectly capable of connecting...
Forum: Network & Sharing 19 May 2014
Replies: 6
Views: 3,655
Posted By conticreative
Remote Desktop cannot connect from my PC to server but my laptop can

The problem I am having is that I cannot connect to a remote computer (windows Server) with Remote Desktop.
I know that everything is configured correctly in Remote Desktop. In fact, I was able to...
Forum: General Discussion 23 Apr 2012
Replies: 2
Views: 13,097
Posted By conticreative
Thank you. I'll get the program as I have a mild...

Thank you. I'll get the program as I have a mild allergy to the command prompt.
Thank you very much.
Forum: General Discussion 21 Apr 2012
Replies: 2
Views: 13,097
Posted By conticreative
How to properly delete Symlinks (Directory Junctions)

I am an avid Simracer and I use games like rFactor, GTR2 and the like.

One of the main features these games (or simulators, if my co-gamers catch me calling them "games" there will be hell to pay)...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 29 Sep 2010
Replies: 2
Views: 2,882
Posted By conticreative
Thanks, but somehow widows restore does not give...

Thanks, but somehow widows restore does not give me the option to restore to that time. I am not sure why but I believe it's because right after that incident windows installed an update and the only...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 19 Sep 2010
Replies: 2
Views: 2,882
Posted By conticreative
Unsigned Starforce Drivers problem with startup

I wasn't sure if I should post this in this forum or the Driver forum. I'll try this one, please let me know if I am correct.

A month ago I bought a brand new rig, mostly for work and a little bit...
Forum: Sound & Audio 20 May 2010
Replies: 43
Views: 23,204
Posted By conticreative
Yes, I am not too happy about that either....

Yes, I am not too happy about that either. Hopefully it was some baby monitor my sound cards was picking up.
At least if I keep telling myself that it will will be true :)
Forum: Sound & Audio 19 May 2010
Replies: 43
Views: 23,204
Posted By conticreative
Too late, the "Ghost in the Machine" has logged off

Thanks for the reply. Unfortunately, the sound is gone before I could reboot or do much of anything else.
I did have time top log all activity on my network on the router and with a couple of tools...
Forum: Sound & Audio 19 May 2010
Replies: 43
Views: 23,204
Posted By conticreative
I am hearing someones mic sound through my speakers

I really didn't know where else to post this. I'll come up with something but for now I hope to get in touch with someone that can explain this.

This morning I suddenmtl;y started hearing music...
Forum: General Discussion 14 May 2010
Replies: 10
Views: 11,024
Posted By conticreative
Unable to move folders because of thumbs.db and win exp

Ever since using Windows 7 I got annoyed that some folders and files seemed immune to my attempts to move them or delete them invoking that "some program" was using them. Since I usually run no less...
Forum: General Discussion 14 Mar 2010
Replies: 9
Views: 5,784
Posted By conticreative
[solved] Boot problem

Thank you for the replay.

The failed disk has been off the computer from day one and I have been testing one disk at the time. Incidentally, I was able to revive the hard drive using BCDetit.exe...
Forum: General Discussion 13 Mar 2010
Replies: 9
Views: 5,784
Posted By conticreative
I have tried that numerous times. The win7...

I have tried that numerous times. The win7 installation disk first says there is something wrong, then it says it fixed it. I restart, and nothing. Then I do it again, again is fixed. Now it just...
Forum: General Discussion 13 Mar 2010
Replies: 9
Views: 5,784
Posted By conticreative
Black Magic with WinXP Boot.ini and Windows 7 boot file

Why Black Magic? Let me get to it.
I had a dual boot Win XP and Windows 7. One beautiful day last week, my Windows XP hard drive seized and is now as good as dead.
The Windows 7 Hard drive works,...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 13 Mar 2010
Replies: 4
Views: 8,801
Posted By conticreative
One more interesting thing I found out comparing...

One more interesting thing I found out comparing the two installation of Win7:

The New Win7 (win7-2) has a single "boot" folder under windows/boot
The old (non bootable) win7 (win7-1) has 2 boot...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 13 Mar 2010
Replies: 4
Views: 8,801
Posted By conticreative
Dark Screen blinking cursor: repair win7 boot

Thank you for the replay. I run the Repair drive many more times than 3 times, but I did it because each time it would not work. How exactly does that work?

As far as the XP disk, it has failed...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 12 Mar 2010
Replies: 4
Views: 8,801
Posted By conticreative
Black screen, blinking cursor

I have already posted at the Expert Exchange, but I am getting no traction there so I am thinking of reposting here.

All the tech spec are in my post below, but I wanted to summarize the problem...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 06 Nov 2009
Replies: 16
Views: 8,554
Posted By conticreative
[SOLVED] Internal Hard Drive name defaults to "PenDrive

I have an update on this issue. Apparently while transferring files I must have caught a trojan that my new Antivirus caught (the old one on Vista didn't) and once I cleaned it the HD reverted to the...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 03 Nov 2009
Replies: 16
Views: 8,554
Posted By conticreative
Thank you for your kind replay. It did occur to...

Thank you for your kind replay. It did occur to me to proceed just as you have indicated, except that:
1) The drive is brand new, bought a week ago.
2) I just finished moving all my data to it from...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 02 Nov 2009
Replies: 16
Views: 8,554
Posted By conticreative
I have just remapped all my drive letters and...

I have just remapped all my drive letters and renamed some of the drives (something that I had planned to do anyway), but PENDRIVE still gives me grief. looks like I'll have to learn to live with it....
Forum: Hardware & Devices 02 Nov 2009
Replies: 16
Views: 8,554
Posted By conticreative
I have done as advised and when I return to WE...

I have done as advised and when I return to WE the name is once again Pendrive.
I have tried using a different name from Medusa, and renaming the drive in DM. I restarted the computer to make sure...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 02 Nov 2009
Replies: 16
Views: 8,554
Posted By conticreative
Pendrive naming problem problem

Well, I am sort of at a loss now on how to handle this. I am posting a screenshot of the hard drive manager and the disk properties. I am sure that's better than me trying to describe it.

Thank...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 01 Nov 2009
Replies: 16
Views: 8,554
Posted By conticreative
Tha nk you for your replay. In the Disk...

Tha nk you for your replay. In the Disk Management Tool there is nothing to change. The drive results as "Medusa", the name I'd like to give it (although, at this point I'd take anything other than...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 01 Nov 2009
Replies: 16
Views: 8,554
Posted By conticreative
Internal Hard Drive name defaults to "PenDrive"

I just installed a new internal hard drive that I called "Medusa" (the others are Apollo, Zeuss, etc. I like mythology) but the first time I restarted the computer the name and had changed to...
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