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Forum: Installation & Setup 23 Jun 2016
Replies: 44
Views: 29,037
Posted By mmmelaney
A simple solution is to download the latest AIO...

A simple solution is to download the latest AIO version of the Windows OS you want from a torrent site. Believe it or not it is perfectly legal if you use the license key on the back of the...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 24 Jun 2015
Replies: 6
Views: 2,976
Posted By mmmelaney
That was it! I temporarily disabled Eset Nod32...

That was it! I temporarily disabled Eset Nod32 and I'm back to lightning-fast. I always forget I can do that. Eset is pretty fast otherwise, but I guess it fights with external drives a bit. :o
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Forum: Tutorials 06 Apr 2014
Replies: 275
Views: 1,111,025
Posted By mmmelaney
NONE OF YOU ARE CHANGING THE NTUSER.DAT AND...

NONE OF YOU ARE CHANGING THE NTUSER.DAT AND USRCLASS.DAT LOCATIONS IN THE REGISTRY!! That is why you're getting these errors. You also have to copy the Junctions, not the contents of the...
Forum: Tutorials 22 Feb 2014
Replies: 275
Views: 1,111,025
Posted By mmmelaney
I believe I have managed it successfully in...

I believe I have managed it successfully in Win8.1x64! It's been stable for a week now.

I used method 1 but there were some important things not mentioned.

First, there are a few additional...
Forum: Music, Pictures & Video 20 Mar 2013
Replies: 36
Views: 48,691
Posted By mmmelaney
Yes it's fine. It will not change the files. It...

Yes it's fine. It will not change the files. It just allows you to see the properties (Title, Artist, etc.) in Windows Explorer.
Forum: General Discussion 07 Oct 2012
Replies: 34
Views: 75,087
Posted By mmmelaney
@redcard: So awesome to know when I've helped...

@redcard: So awesome to know when I've helped someone. Funny thing is I was just here the other day because I forgot my own solution! :-) A quick google brought up a familiar post from a girl...
Forum: Backup and Restore 19 Aug 2012
Replies: 65
Views: 29,199
Posted By mmmelaney
Update: No success with the fat32 boot partition....

Update: No success with the fat32 boot partition. Acer simply screwed me on this one I think. I could probably boot from the external enclosure on these Netbooks if I put an SSD in there but that...
Forum: Backup and Restore 14 Aug 2012
Replies: 65
Views: 29,199
Posted By mmmelaney
I know this is a little old but I have a theory. ...

I know this is a little old but I have a theory.

I am going to try reformatting the first (bootable) partition as fat32 before placing my boot loader and files on it again. Right now it is a...
Forum: General Discussion 30 Apr 2012
Replies: 22
Views: 8,142
Posted By mmmelaney
Karisnooks: Here you go. The extra accounts are...

Karisnooks: Here you go. The extra accounts are for Nvidia and for VMware.
Forum: General Discussion 30 Apr 2012
Replies: 22
Views: 8,142
Posted By mmmelaney
I have tried my Windows Easy Transfer method in a...

I have tried my Windows Easy Transfer method in a virtual machine. Sorta worked sorta didn't. Many HKCU keys were not transferred over (such as HKCU\Software\Sysinternals\Process Explorer.) The...
Forum: General Discussion 30 Apr 2012
Replies: 22
Views: 8,142
Posted By mmmelaney
Duzzy: as you can see it's catch-as-you-can. ...

Duzzy: as you can see it's catch-as-you-can. Interesting that modifying the HKLM key worked for you through the .reg file. There are many posts about folks needing to convert them to a batch...
Forum: General Discussion 30 Apr 2012
Replies: 22
Views: 8,142
Posted By mmmelaney
Tell you what. I will edit the names and account...

Tell you what. I will edit the names and account numbers and post them. I also didn't want to deal with the hassle of getting attachments to work with Noscript turned on in here but if you really...
Forum: General Discussion 30 Apr 2012
Replies: 22
Views: 8,142
Posted By mmmelaney
Not trying to be difficult but I don't feel...

Not trying to be difficult but I don't feel comfortable giving out detailed account info for security reasons. I gave you the list of accounts and types on my computer.

I did forget about one...
Forum: General Discussion 29 Apr 2012
Replies: 22
Views: 8,142
Posted By mmmelaney
1. Deleting registry keys in HKLM via a .reg file...

1. Deleting registry keys in HKLM via a .reg file does not work in Win7 64bit. I have to convert them to bat scripts. PITA! Worked fine in 32-bit. Don't know if default admin will help with this....
Forum: General Discussion 29 Apr 2012
Replies: 22
Views: 8,142
Posted By mmmelaney
Not trying to be difficult but I don't feel...

Not trying to be difficult but I don't feel comfortable giving out detailed account info for security reasons. I gave you the list of accounts and types on my computer.

I did forget about one...
Forum: General Discussion 29 Apr 2012
Replies: 22
Views: 8,142
Posted By mmmelaney
One idea I'm thinking about is: 1. Make an...

One idea I'm thinking about is:

1. Make an Easy Transfer backup in my current profile. (Let's all it "Me".)
2. Create a temp user account -- administrator type, no UAC. (Call it "Tempy")
3....
Forum: General Discussion 29 Apr 2012
Replies: 22
Views: 8,142
Posted By mmmelaney
There is this article here: Fix a corrupted user...

There is this article here: Fix a corrupted user profile (http://windows.microsoft.com/en-US/windows-vista/fix-a-corrupted-user-profile)

However, it only refers to the profile folders. Like I...
Forum: General Discussion 29 Apr 2012
Replies: 22
Views: 8,142
Posted By mmmelaney
I need to use the default Administrator account. ...

I need to use the default Administrator account.

I can already tell you what my accounts are:
Me: Administrator (no UAC)
Guest: Disabled
Administrator: Disabled (never logged in to, no folder.)...
Forum: General Discussion 28 Apr 2012
Replies: 22
Views: 8,142
Posted By mmmelaney
How to copy my profile settings to the default Administrator account

I need to replace the system's Administrator profile settings with my own -- or copy my profile to that account. (I know. It's dangerous. Bla bla bla! I built this computer myself and I run my...
Forum: Media Center 16 Apr 2012
Replies: 6
Views: 5,546
Posted By mmmelaney
Thanks a lot!!! It worked like a charm. I...

Thanks a lot!!! It worked like a charm.

I just did a fresh install from Win732bit to Win764bit -- same TV card. Suddenly one channel won't record, but I can watch it live, like you said.

I...
Forum: Music, Pictures & Video 05 Feb 2012
Replies: 36
Views: 48,691
Posted By mmmelaney
Thank you!!!! Worked without even restarting...

Thank you!!!! Worked without even restarting Explorer.

The link is still good as of today. :cool:
Forum: General Discussion 28 Jan 2012
Replies: 34
Views: 75,087
Posted By mmmelaney
I found a solution! It's an external program...

I found a solution! It's an external program called "OpenWithAdd" here Registering programs with the "Open With" dialog (http://windowsxp.mvps.org/openwithadd.htm) It hasn't been updated since 2007...
Forum: General Discussion 28 Jan 2012
Replies: 34
Views: 75,087
Posted By mmmelaney
Is there a Group Policy blocking it? Which one? ...

Is there a Group Policy blocking it? Which one?
Is this a bug? If so where to report it to Microsoft?

I have this problem too with one big exception: It only happens when my programs are...
Forum: Tutorials 25 Jan 2012
Replies: 39
Views: 230,203
Posted By mmmelaney
Thanks for this tip emibel! This was really...

Thanks for this tip emibel! This was really irritating me. I don't know whether I am a clutz or its my mouse but I can't keep the cursor on the right menu when it auto-opens sub-menus. So making...
Forum: Software 31 Dec 2010
Replies: 20
Views: 10,398
Posted By mmmelaney
Bless you both, Ponmayilal and Dave76!! I have...

Bless you both, Ponmayilal and Dave76!! I have been looking for easy solutions for both bootable Pendrives and ISO's from HDD for a long time. In particular I want extremely flexible options for...
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