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Forum: General Discussion 16 Jul 2014
Replies: 6
Views: 373
Posted By bigblocktowncar
Basically I am checking a folders properties to...

Basically I am checking a folders properties to view the size and it is telling me that the folder contents is 55,000+ files and 9gb....When I browse that folder, I only see a handful of files. ...
Forum: General Discussion 15 Jul 2014
Replies: 6
Views: 373
Posted By bigblocktowncar
Since C:\ SSD space seemed to be running out, I...

Since C:\ SSD space seemed to be running out, I just install stuff onto the other drives. I moved a bunch of pictures from my documents onto one of the other drives.

It still doesn't answer why...
Forum: General Discussion 15 Jul 2014
Replies: 6
Views: 373
Posted By bigblocktowncar
Where is all my SSD space going? Missing pieces in hidden files

I have a 128gb Intel SSD. I don't have much installed, the three biggest folders are for Battlefield 4 (45gb), My Documents (23gb) and Windows (25gb) I think.

The My Docs folder is way too...
Forum: Tutorials 04 Dec 2013
Replies: 41
Views: 394,600
Posted By bigblocktowncar
Mine does not work.... My user account is...

Mine does not work....

My user account is set to admin and I right clicked on the shortcut in the start menu and set it to open as admin.

When I type cmd in run it still goes to...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 22 Jun 2013
Replies: 6
Views: 500
Posted By bigblocktowncar
So I started the mini partition wizard last night...

So I started the mini partition wizard last night and told it to clear the partition the quick way, assign drive letter e: and format to NTFS. It has been running about 8 hours and it is only at 1%...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 22 Jun 2013
Replies: 6
Views: 500
Posted By bigblocktowncar
I meant to just say restoring files. It is not a...

I meant to just say restoring files. It is not a boot image. My boot OS is only 120gb before format, so I try to store non essential files like pictures and stuff elsewhere on other drives.

I...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 21 Jun 2013
Replies: 6
Views: 500
Posted By bigblocktowncar
Can't format an HDD

Win 7 64

I recently reinstalled my OS onto my SSD. I have three 500gb caviar black Western Digital drives that I use for storage. One of them was giving me trouble always checking for...
Forum: General Discussion 13 Aug 2012
Replies: 11
Views: 1,890
Posted By bigblocktowncar
I never take an image of my harddrive. I keep...

I never take an image of my harddrive. I keep all music and stuff on a separate drive that has nothing else on it. The only thing I take off the "C:" drive is usually my documents and pictures. ...
Forum: General Discussion 12 Aug 2012
Replies: 11
Views: 1,890
Posted By bigblocktowncar
Can I use the ACHI mode in the BIOS before...

Can I use the ACHI mode in the BIOS before installing Windows 7 onto the new SSD? Or is it done afterwards?
Forum: General Discussion 12 Aug 2012
Replies: 11
Views: 1,890
Posted By bigblocktowncar
Intel 520 or Samsung 830 most likely. The...

Intel 520 or Samsung 830 most likely. The Samsung 830 128gb are on sale at Newegg until midnight for $90 with the email promo code. Intel drives are about 120 for the same size but have a 5 year...
Forum: General Discussion 11 Aug 2012
Replies: 11
Views: 1,890
Posted By bigblocktowncar
meh. I was hoping to be able to save this...

meh.

I was hoping to be able to save this installation. I am getting a SSD in the next week or so and didn't want to do two fresh installs.

Back up and running now. I'm not going to update...
Forum: General Discussion 10 Aug 2012
Replies: 11
Views: 1,890
Posted By bigblocktowncar
Stuck on verifying DMI Pool after TDSS removal, can't repair OS

I am using 64bit Pro. Core i7 920 12gb RAM, an eVGA X58 mobo

I had the TDSS/Alureon malware on my pc. It was redirecting most google traffic, playing background ads that could not be seen in task...
Forum: Tutorials 30 Nov 2011
Replies: 14
Views: 166,886
Posted By bigblocktowncar
so this really isn't an alternative to an instant...

so this really isn't an alternative to an instant messaging program is it?
Forum: General Discussion 16 Nov 2011
Replies: 2
Views: 3,774
Posted By bigblocktowncar
Is there a built-in messaging function with Win7?

I am working in an office and would like to know if there is some sort of instant messaging capability in Windows 7. We would like to be able to message other computers in our small (5 or 6...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 30 May 2011
Replies: 0
Views: 844
Posted By bigblocktowncar
Windows Live Mail is slowwwww

I had been using Outlook Express on Windows XP and it was very fast. I opened the program and it would download all of my emails from 2 different accounts within 3 or 4 seconds (depending on the...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 20 Feb 2011
Replies: 2
Views: 2,376
Posted By bigblocktowncar
i'll try that out

i'll try that out
Forum: Hardware & Devices 20 Feb 2011
Replies: 2
Views: 2,376
Posted By bigblocktowncar
Unable to see drives in my computer

Hi,

I have a problem that occurs every once in a while. I'm using the professional 64bit version of 7.

I will start my PC and I am unable to see my drives. I can see my 2 HDDs but I cannot...
Forum: General Discussion 18 Jan 2011
Replies: 6
Views: 3,397
Posted By bigblocktowncar
Ok, cleared everything...We'll see how this works...

Ok, cleared everything...We'll see how this works out.

Thanks
Forum: Sound & Audio 17 Jan 2011
Replies: 270
Views: 301,249
Posted By bigblocktowncar
Just downloaded the newest 1.4.2011...

Just downloaded the newest 1.4.2011 update...still does not fix this ridiculous problem. Has anyone been able to manage a solution instead of a work around involving Dolby Prologic II which not...
Forum: General Discussion 17 Jan 2011
Replies: 6
Views: 3,397
Posted By bigblocktowncar
Ok, I have 5.59gb in the temporary files...

Ok,

I have 5.59gb in the temporary files folder...ok to get rid of this?

Temporary internet files are just about empty @ 3.16mb
Forum: General Discussion 17 Jan 2011
Replies: 6
Views: 3,397
Posted By bigblocktowncar
Temp internet cache / pictures only save as .bmp - "untitled"

Hey, I have a few questions about the temp files cache. Here is my problem:

I save a lot of pictures onto my HD. I had this problem with XP as well, but am having it again with Win7 Pro 64. After...
Forum: Sound & Audio 20 Aug 2010
Replies: 270
Views: 301,249
Posted By bigblocktowncar
I might trying downloading it from another...

I might trying downloading it from another place...Maybe my motherboard does not allow for on the fly connector retasking?? I don't know if that is strictly a software issue or if it could also have...
Forum: Sound & Audio 20 Aug 2010
Replies: 270
Views: 301,249
Posted By bigblocktowncar
Hmm...I have an evga X58 3xsli motherboard. ...

Hmm...I have an evga X58 3xsli motherboard. Maybe I can try downloading a driver from their website. So even though you just updated to the newest driver via the Realtek website you still have the...
Forum: Sound & Audio 19 Aug 2010
Replies: 270
Views: 301,249
Posted By bigblocktowncar
I do not have a connector retasking option when I...

I do not have a connector retasking option when I right click. All I have is "audio device settings" and when I select this option, nothing happens.

I don't have 5.1, so all I care about is...
Forum: Sound & Audio 19 Aug 2010
Replies: 270
Views: 301,249
Posted By bigblocktowncar
Any luck with this? It's been about a year and a...

Any luck with this? It's been about a year and a half since the original post. I have the same problem except I am using 2 different 2 channel setups. One is my main PC speakers and the other is...
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