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Forum: Browsers & Mail 11 May 2014
Replies: 6
Views: 594
Posted By donnyb
I have a cable modem and a WD N900 router. I...

I have a cable modem and a WD N900 router. I plugged straight into the modem and everything worked fine. This meant that the problem was the router. I saved a config file, then put the router back...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 09 May 2014
Replies: 6
Views: 594
Posted By donnyb
Why are some websites not accessible?

I have one computer and one laptop. All of a sudden the desktop cannot access Google.com and two other websites. The connection just times out. The laptop is able to access these websites - both...
Forum: Software 30 Apr 2014
Replies: 2
Views: 665
Posted By donnyb
Need file sharing software (not uTorrent type)

Is there some freeware that will allow my friends to upload and download files, to and from, my computer? I am looking for a server type I install and my friends only need a browser to access my...
Forum: General Discussion 03 Nov 2013
Replies: 6
Views: 456
Posted By donnyb
I use Thunderbird, but the links used to work...

I use Thunderbird, but the links used to work before I had the problem with the desktop shortcuts.
Forum: General Discussion 02 Nov 2013
Replies: 6
Views: 456
Posted By donnyb
292085 (2 pages - scroll down to see page 2) ...

292085 (2 pages - scroll down to see page 2)

The URL reg patch did not change anything. Attached is a screenshot of a shortcut for Google.com.
I also just got an email with a URL link, and that...
Forum: General Discussion 31 Oct 2013
Replies: 6
Views: 456
Posted By donnyb
I applied the LNK reg file and rebooted, but the...

I applied the LNK reg file and rebooted, but the shortcuts still do not work.
Yes, the problem is only with URL shortcuts. That is, program shortcuts still work and folder shortcuts still work.
Forum: General Discussion 31 Oct 2013
Replies: 6
Views: 456
Posted By donnyb
My shortcuts no longer work

I was using Pale Moon x64 as my browser, but it crashed, so I uninstalled it. I installed Firefox and everything is working except for my shortcuts. When I click on them I get an error message that...
Forum: General Discussion 09 Jul 2013
Replies: 4
Views: 501
Posted By donnyb
Are you still dual booting? -- No, I am not dual...

Are you still dual booting? -- No, I am not dual booting
What Windows 7 do you have? -- I have Windows 7-64 Pro
Are you using a admin account? -- Yes
Are you overclocked? -- Yes
Are you using...
Forum: General Discussion 01 Jul 2013
Replies: 4
Views: 501
Posted By donnyb
I tried as you suggested, but it did not find...

I tried as you suggested, but it did not find anything and the problem still persists.
Forum: General Discussion 30 Jun 2013
Replies: 4
Views: 501
Posted By donnyb
Right click drive in WinExpl causes WE to crash

This just started. When I open Windows Explorer, then right click on any drive, I get an error message that says Win Explorer has stopped working and eventually closes. Can this be fixed? I am...
Forum: Backup and Restore 30 Apr 2013
Replies: 1
Views: 790
Posted By donnyb
Backup image restored to new HD. Boot failure

I restored an image file of my boot drive to a new HD, which is Win7-64. When I rebooted, I went into bios and put new HD as the only boot drive. When the new HD boots, it gives me the following...
Forum: Installation & Setup 26 Mar 2012
Replies: 4
Views: 1,586
Posted By donnyb
How to eliminate the 100MB windows reserved space

How do I eliminate the 100mb partition when doing a clean install? I will be doing this soon and would like to eliminate this.
Forum: Backup and Restore 07 Mar 2012
Replies: 2
Views: 4,871
Posted By donnyb
Help with "bootmgr missing"

I am confused. I have an Acronis True Image file that I am trying to restore to a HDD. The image file is a bootable Win7-64 image. I can restore it to HDD#1 and all is good. I then tried to...
Forum: General Discussion 05 Feb 2012
Replies: 4
Views: 7,861
Posted By donnyb
That fixed it. Thanks.

That fixed it. Thanks.
Forum: General Discussion 05 Feb 2012
Replies: 4
Views: 7,861
Posted By donnyb
How to eliminate "Test Mode, Windows 7 Build 7601" from desktop

I installed a few freeware programs and just noticed this in the lower right hand corner of my desktop. I would like to know what that is and how to get rid of it.
Forum: System Security 25 Jan 2012
Replies: 9
Views: 1,972
Posted By donnyb
Thanks for the suggestions. Of course I do use...

Thanks for the suggestions. Of course I do use Acronis back up software with an external drive kept on-site and a second backup drive kept off-site.
Forum: System Security 24 Jan 2012
Replies: 9
Views: 1,972
Posted By donnyb
Is this enough protection?

I currently use Windows Defender and Avast Free along with Windows firewall. I have a computer with Windows 7 - 64 bit. I was thinking of using something that doesn't need to ask if things are OK...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 23 Jan 2012
Replies: 5
Views: 1,075
Posted By donnyb
I did not install the bluetooth driver nor the...

I did not install the bluetooth driver nor the USB 3.0 driver as I am not using those functions. Should I still install them?

I changed the OC settings back to stock and ran a video edit test....
Forum: General Discussion 23 Jan 2012
Replies: 5
Views: 75,494
Posted By donnyb
Thanks guys. All very good suggestions. I will...

Thanks guys. All very good suggestions. I will try them later this evening.
Forum: General Discussion 23 Jan 2012
Replies: 5
Views: 75,494
Posted By donnyb
How to edit dual boot choice menu

I added a new HDD and formatted it with a second instance of Win7-64. Now, when I boot up, I get a menu that gives me a choice of the two Windows 7 OS's.
I would like to edit this file so it has...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 22 Jan 2012
Replies: 5
Views: 1,075
Posted By donnyb
Forgot to add that I have 16 GB of memory: 8...

Forgot to add that I have 16 GB of memory: 8 slots with 2GB sticks in each. The system is OC to FAST. That is, Asus has an OC utility that has "normal", "fast", or "extreme". My "fast" settings...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 22 Jan 2012
Replies: 5
Views: 1,075
Posted By donnyb
BSOD when using Premiere Pro CS5.0

I built a new system a month ago. It is a Win7-64 based on an Asus P9X79 MB. It has worked just fine until a few days ago. When using PPro CS5 during a video file transcode (computer at 99-100%) I...
Forum: General Discussion 18 Jan 2012
Replies: 11
Views: 2,149
Posted By donnyb
I tried that, but will try again. It will have...

I tried that, but will try again. It will have to wait now for a few days until I get home from the current biz trip. It almost seems like Windows has it locked or something. I also thought about...
Forum: General Discussion 17 Jan 2012
Replies: 11
Views: 2,149
Posted By donnyb
Yes, I have tried all four options in the...

Yes, I have tried all four options in the tutorial.
Forum: General Discussion 17 Jan 2012
Replies: 11
Views: 2,149
Posted By donnyb
OK, here are 3 shots. 1.jpg is an overview,...

OK, here are 3 shots. 1.jpg is an overview, 2.jpg is the same except I right clicked on disk 2, and 3.jpg shows a right click on drive 4.
Drive 0 = Marvel Raid
Drive 1 = Win7-64 OS
Drive 2&3 =...
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