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Forum: News 28 Jul 2012
Replies: 64
Views: 9,703
Posted By chessdragon136
I stand corrected.. I did think she said or...

I stand corrected.. I did think she said or around then, not noon.

To be fair, August 1st makes sense as Windows seems to always go to RTM on a Wednesday:

Vista: Nov 8, 2006
Win 7: July 22,...
Forum: News 28 Jul 2012
Replies: 64
Views: 9,703
Posted By chessdragon136
You are right that you only get 2 keys, but each...

You are right that you only get 2 keys, but each key can be used on 10 pc's simultaneously..

Now you got yourself a bargain...

But back on topic, I watched the Windows Weekly the other day and...
Forum: General Discussion 05 May 2012
Replies: 2
Views: 6,915
Posted By chessdragon136
Have a read of this Microsoft Site: Windows...

Have a read of this Microsoft Site: Windows Update error 80070002 (http://windows.microsoft.com/en-us/windows-vista/Windows-Update-error-80070002)
Forum: News 15 Mar 2012
Replies: 25
Views: 5,655
Posted By chessdragon136
Yes. Technet keys (amongst others) are MAK -...

Yes.
Technet keys (amongst others) are MAK - Multiple Activation Keys.
Source - http://social.technet.microsoft.com...
Forum: News 15 Mar 2012
Replies: 25
Views: 5,655
Posted By chessdragon136
In a way I don't mind this.. Who needs that many...

In a way I don't mind this.. Who needs that many keys when each key can be used and activated on 10 different pc's simultaneously.... And for operating systems where you can get multiple keys for...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 08 Dec 2011
Replies: 30
Views: 3,559
Posted By chessdragon136
Probably already tried this I hope but does this...

Probably already tried this I hope but does this behaviour happen on different USB ports on the PC?

I only ask as I remember an old school trick that instead of waiting for the machines to shut...
Forum: General Discussion 30 Nov 2011
Replies: 4
Views: 42,124
Posted By chessdragon136
etilqs is backwards for sqlite, which is a...

etilqs is backwards for sqlite, which is a database file used by many programs, including firefox

Edit: I found this link which should help, looks like it is firefox Why does Firefox keeps...
Forum: General Discussion 29 Nov 2011
Replies: 1
Views: 1,327
Posted By chessdragon136
Hey It sounds to me there is a problem with...

Hey

It sounds to me there is a problem with the windows indexing of files

Can you please check that the folder is included in the indexing options
(Start, Control Panel, Indexing Options)
It...
Forum: General Discussion 19 Nov 2011
Replies: 12
Views: 1,436
Posted By chessdragon136
OK thats all useful to know.. First of all,...

OK thats all useful to know..

First of all, You will not get a Windows 7 license or Office License in your budget.
Windows 7 Home Premium OEM (One time install) is 70 on ebuyer.. think thats...
Forum: General Discussion 18 Nov 2011
Replies: 12
Views: 1,436
Posted By chessdragon136
@ignatzatsonic A suggestion, please dont convert...

@ignatzatsonic A suggestion, please dont convert to $ and then spec on prices you get in America for a system.. Prices there are usually a lot cheaper than here in the UK..

For instance, Newegg...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 04 Nov 2011
Replies: 8
Views: 4,577
Posted By chessdragon136
Hmm using the F12 boot menu to select the...

Hmm using the F12 boot menu to select the USB-CDRom should be exactly the same thing though...
However, to change it, it should be simple...
1. Boot PC, when you see the DELL logo, repeatedly press...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 04 Nov 2011
Replies: 8
Views: 4,577
Posted By chessdragon136
OK, thanks for confirming that... It may simply...

OK, thanks for confirming that...
It may simply be that the laptop may not support booting from usb devices..

So I'm not overly sure what else to suggest.. If you have a large enough USB Flash...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 04 Nov 2011
Replies: 8
Views: 4,577
Posted By chessdragon136
Apologies if you have done this: When you try...

Apologies if you have done this:
When you try to boot from the Ext USB DVD drive, you will need to start up the boot menu (most bios's use F12) and select USB-CDROM -- I remember getting caught out...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 04 Nov 2011
Replies: 30
Views: 3,559
Posted By chessdragon136
It should just stay connected.. So sadly it...

It should just stay connected.. So sadly it sounds like a faulty drive / enclosure.
Are you able to try the drive on a second PC, to see if it does the same thing?

If it does then its almost...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 04 Nov 2011
Replies: 22
Views: 2,559
Posted By chessdragon136
Hi I believe your memory configuration is not...

Hi
I believe your memory configuration is not allowable by the Motherboard.
After reading the Manual (http://download.gigabyte.eu/FileList/Manual/motherboard_manual_ga-ex58-ud5(p)_e.pdf) -> The...
Forum: General Discussion 24 Oct 2011
Replies: 8
Views: 8,224
Posted By chessdragon136
If your mouse has a middle button, clicking the...

If your mouse has a middle button, clicking the pinned explorer icon on the taskbar with the middle button also opens another instance of it.
Forum: General Discussion 23 Oct 2011
Replies: 7
Views: 4,899
Posted By chessdragon136
Hi I believe that if you go to Backup and...

Hi
I believe that if you go to Backup and Restore (Start button, type Backup in the search bar at the bottom of the start menu), then click Restore button, on the screen that pops up is a blue link...
Forum: General Discussion 23 Oct 2011
Replies: 2
Views: 5,522
Posted By chessdragon136
After a bit of searching I came across this: ...

After a bit of searching I came across this:



Source: systemexplorer.net (http://systemexplorer.net/db/cmiboot.exe.html)

So basically its a program/driver for your card reader (SD, MMC......
Forum: News 15 Sep 2011
Replies: 175
Views: 19,257
Posted By chessdragon136
Just install it on an empty partition, it will...

Just install it on an empty partition, it will auto detect Win 7 and give you a choice on boot :D Soo much nicer running it outside a VM
Forum: News 15 Sep 2011
Replies: 175
Views: 19,257
Posted By chessdragon136
I only hope the option to change / disable the...

I only hope the option to change / disable the Metro UI is in the final build, but do have fears it wont be.. I've been in it all day and I still struggle using elements, in all other OS upgrades it...
Forum: General Discussion 30 Aug 2011
Replies: 2
Views: 2,536
Posted By chessdragon136
The power management is reachable via the...

The power management is reachable via the following

Control panel -> Power options...

http://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials/122027-devices-allow-prevent-wake-up-computer.html

In control...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 08 Jul 2011
Replies: 32
Views: 12,146
Posted By chessdragon136
Ok no help there unfortunately... Only other...

Ok no help there unfortunately...

Only other thought is that some motherboard manufacturers design it so that you can charge up your usb devices (phones...) while it is off.. Gigabyte have...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 08 Jul 2011
Replies: 32
Views: 12,146
Posted By chessdragon136
Ok just found the manual - not overly helpful --...

Ok just found the manual - not overly helpful -- however ensure there are no USB devices listed in the boot order sequence...

Apart from that im at a loss - looks like there are not many options...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 08 Jul 2011
Replies: 32
Views: 12,146
Posted By chessdragon136
You may have something like "Wake on USB" enabled...

You may have something like "Wake on USB" enabled in your BIOS..
When you turn on the laptop, you usually have a "Hit X to enter setup".. do that and have a look around, may be under power...
Forum: System Security 02 Jun 2011
Replies: 1
Views: 2,764
Posted By chessdragon136
My first bet would be to make a Ubuntu Live cd...

My first bet would be to make a Ubuntu Live cd (Or even better a forensics Helix boot cd but thats probably over the top!), boot into that and see if you are able to mount the partition.. If you can...
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