Windows 7 Forums

Showing results 1 to 25 of 82
Search took 0.01 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: Derek10
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 08 Aug 2013
Replies: 16
Views: 905
Posted By Derek10
You have something wrong with your RAM, you...

You have something wrong with your RAM, you Windows is basically using only half of it. Maybe you should replace or reseat it or clean the constacts.
Or if you are using an onboard GFX, try...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 08 Aug 2013
Replies: 8
Views: 940
Posted By Derek10
Reduce Windows 7 memory footprint

I have a netbook with 1 GB of RAM and Windows 7 Starter and it still eats lots of memory without any background program despite reading all tutorials on the internet (kill any non crucial background...
Forum: General Discussion 08 Aug 2013
Replies: 7
Views: 1,528
Posted By Derek10
I don't know if related, but here sometimes all...

I don't know if related, but here sometimes all my desktop icons became the same generic picture you show then slowly the intended icon is loaded across all shortcuts. I don't know why...
Forum: Sound & Audio 08 Aug 2013
Replies: 10
Views: 936
Posted By Derek10
Check default sound device.

Check default sound device.
Forum: General Discussion 08 Aug 2013
Replies: 25
Views: 1,104
Posted By Derek10
Did you get the video driver from the laptop...

Did you get the video driver from the laptop model website? if not try it
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 08 Aug 2013
Replies: 7
Views: 707
Posted By Derek10
+1 with Passmark, tests all components and is...

+1 with Passmark, tests all components and is reliable.
Forum: Installation & Setup 02 Aug 2013
Replies: 8
Views: 606
Posted By Derek10
Use the Sata Controller drivers from the Gigabyte...

Use the Sata Controller drivers from the Gigabyte web site.

GIGABYTE - Motherboard - Socket 1155 - GA-H61M-S2-B3 (rev. 1.0)...
Forum: Installation & Setup 02 Aug 2013
Replies: 8
Views: 606
Posted By Derek10
Well seem that EasyBCD worked fine after deleting...

Well seem that EasyBCD worked fine after deleting the system partition and I am into the second part of the XP install



But I have another issue (yawn)

Windows 7 refuses to boot in IDE mode...
Forum: Installation & Setup 02 Aug 2013
Replies: 8
Views: 606
Posted By Derek10
The unallocated part is the deleted System...

The unallocated part is the deleted System partition.

http://www.sevenforums.com/attachment.php?attachmentid=279356&stc=1&d=1375464377





Many thanks, yes, Gigabyte has XP drivers for my...
Forum: Installation & Setup 02 Aug 2013
Replies: 8
Views: 606
Posted By Derek10
EasyBCD repaired Windows 7 boot, but it doesn't...

EasyBCD repaired Windows 7 boot, but it doesn't want to add a XP entry on boot menu. I add it manually following the tutorial, it reports everything OK yet the boot menu doesn't appear and the XP...
Forum: Installation & Setup 02 Aug 2013
Replies: 8
Views: 606
Posted By Derek10
Install XP alongside Windows 7

I have Windows 7 64 and I want to install XP alongside it. So I created a 10GB partition. I have another data partition too. I need to install it AFTER Windows 7 and make a dual boot later with...
Forum: Gaming 21 Jun 2013
Replies: 3
Views: 656
Posted By Derek10
Many thanks for your reply finally got it to work...

Many thanks for your reply finally got it to work by forcing it to Directx 8 BUT it is horrific SLOW so you're right, netbook is not made for (even old) games :(
Forum: Gaming 21 Jun 2013
Replies: 3
Views: 656
Posted By Derek10
Half Life 2 won't work on my netbook

I'm trying to get it running on my netbook as I read it could work fine here and I met the min requirements

specs:
Windows 7 32-bit, CPU: Intel Atom N455, GPU: Intel GMA 3150 with latest driver,...
Forum: Music, Pictures & Video 05 Feb 2013
Replies: 6
Views: 785
Posted By Derek10
Arrrgh happened again after batch editing, yeah...

Arrrgh happened again after batch editing, yeah the corruption is in Explorer too besides the library, rebuilt icon cache and any caches, and in Windows 8 this time (dual boot), maybe is there...
Forum: Music, Pictures & Video 04 Feb 2013
Replies: 6
Views: 785
Posted By Derek10
Many thanks, solved by re-embeeding the images...

Many thanks, solved by re-embeeding the images again one by one with Mediamonkey, don't know what happened, though...
Forum: Software 03 Feb 2013
Replies: 3
Views: 2,006
Posted By Derek10
Many thanks, yeah the driver is removed OK and...

Many thanks, yeah the driver is removed OK and the WLAN service turned off successfully, but still cannot uninstall, maybe I will go to the program files and remove all them!
Forum: General Discussion 01 Feb 2013
Replies: 6
Views: 1,262
Posted By Derek10
Today it made it again can it be my hard drive?...

Today it made it again can it be my hard drive? is this SMART data fine (the CRC error ocurred long time ago with an old motherboard)
...
Forum: General Discussion 31 Jan 2013
Replies: 23
Views: 1,396
Posted By Derek10
Yeah those "tunning" things often cause more harm...

Yeah those "tunning" things often cause more harm than good :( and more if they are registry based!

EDIT:
Found some, here are mine:



I cannot find the rest of the keys LOL so you *might*...
Forum: General Discussion 31 Jan 2013
Replies: 6
Views: 1,262
Posted By Derek10
Many thanks Then I should re-enable it again...

Many thanks
Then I should re-enable it again right? It was on Install updates automatically, now it's on check but let me choose as per Mark advise, besides I've disabled all startup programs but...
Forum: Software 31 Jan 2013
Replies: 3
Views: 2,006
Posted By Derek10
I can't remove Netgear software!

I was using a Netgear WG111v3 wifi adapter on my desktop until I installed wired Ethernet for it so I don't need it anymore. I want to uninstall the drivers and software from it from the Control...
Forum: General Discussion 31 Jan 2013
Replies: 6
Views: 1,262
Posted By Derek10
Many thanks, it was enabled so I have disabled it...

Many thanks, it was enabled so I have disabled it now (set it to check for updates but let me choose to download and install them) and I disabled things at startup, I will see if it freezes again and...
Forum: General Discussion 31 Jan 2013
Replies: 6
Views: 1,262
Posted By Derek10
Computer freezes for some seconds, then resumes

I am facing an annoying problem, occasionally specially when browsing, the computer freezes randomly for 10 seconds, during the freeze, HD light is on and it sounds like it's heavily working, mouse...
Forum: Music, Pictures & Video 29 Jan 2013
Replies: 6
Views: 785
Posted By Derek10
Corrupted cover art images in explorer

Having more issues again :(

Some of the cover letters are corrupt they show colorful garbage, strangely any media player shows them fine, yet Windows 7 explorer does not, I have flushed thumbnail...
Forum: Graphic Cards 29 Jan 2013
Replies: 5
Views: 792
Posted By Derek10
Sorry for the late reply (delayed to get the...

Sorry for the late reply (delayed to get the adapter) :(

Finally it solved the issue, seemed to be a bad port on my video card.
Forum: Graphic Cards 07 Jan 2013
Replies: 5
Views: 792
Posted By Derek10
Also, don't know if related or not but my video...

Also, don't know if related or not but my video card doesn't turn off the monitor when I shut off the computer or when Windows put it to sleep mode. The message check cable signal appears...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 82

 
Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 05:04 AM.
Twitter Facebook Google+



Windows 7 Forums

Seven Forums Android App Seven Forums IOS App
  

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33