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Forum: Hardware & Devices 3 Weeks Ago
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Posted By shank
I've managed to format the drive Jumanji, after...

I've managed to format the drive Jumanji, after some problems. PW hung at Windows, and I switched off my computer and turned it on again, and it had to Startup Repair automatically. When it booted...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 31
Views: 1,248
Posted By shank
I shall try what you mentioned Jumanji. Just to...

I shall try what you mentioned Jumanji. Just to clarify, PW refers to Partition Wizard, right? And Partition Recovery Wizard is just a wizard in that same program?

P.S. If this doesn't work, I...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 31
Views: 1,248
Posted By shank
I have decided to cut my losses and just retire...

I have decided to cut my losses and just retire the drive. Like you mentioned before, the risk-reward ratio is nil, as the remaining time was in months!

What I intend to do now is use that disk...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 31
Views: 1,248
Posted By shank
Hi Jumanji. That Disk 0 is actually the...

Hi Jumanji. That Disk 0 is actually the destination drive that I was cloning to. I'm not able to assign drive letters to the healthy partitions.
Forum: Hardware & Devices 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 31
Views: 1,248
Posted By shank
Here is a screenshot of my Disk Management Window...

Here is a screenshot of my Disk Management Window :

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Forum: Hardware & Devices 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 31
Views: 1,248
Posted By shank
Ok after running it overnight, it seems like it...

Ok after running it overnight, it seems like it would take months to complete. Only had done 7GB in 14 hours. So I ctrl-c to interrupt. Booted into Windows and wasn't able to see the new hdd in My...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 31
Views: 1,248
Posted By shank
Hi jumanji. I'm in the midst of the ddrescue and...

Hi jumanji. I'm in the midst of the ddrescue and so far there have been no errors. I'm writing a recovery map file as well. My question is, if I interrupt with Ctrl-c, will I be able to switch off...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 31
Views: 1,248
Posted By shank
Thanks a lot for your help Jumanji. I shall try...

Thanks a lot for your help Jumanji. I shall try out the ddrescue to clone my damaged hard drive, and will update here once it's done.



Yes in LucidPuppy I was able to recover some of the...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 31
Views: 1,248
Posted By shank
Thanks for that mate! I shall try that if all...

Thanks for that mate! I shall try that if all else fails.



Glad to note you were able to recover most of the files using the Live Linux Lucid Puppy. And yes, the data on bad sectors that...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 31
Views: 1,248
Posted By shank
Thank you! Before Mellon head replied I was...

Thank you! Before Mellon head replied I was actually in the midst of doing the lucid puppy method. Managed to mount the bad hdd after waiting for a few minutes. Currently copying over the files I...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 19 Jun 2016
Replies: 31
Views: 1,248
Posted By shank
Any help? I don't understand why Windows doesn't...

Any help? I don't understand why Windows doesn't boot when the old drive is plugged in. Is it because it's got errors and that's affecting the boot up? Because a few years ago I had another drive...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 17 Jun 2016
Replies: 31
Views: 1,248
Posted By shank
Thanks! I just bought a new ssd and finished...

Thanks! I just bought a new ssd and finished installing windows on it. It runs so fast! Now comes the problem. If I plug in my old drive, it stops at starting windows for a long time, even though...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 16 Jun 2016
Replies: 31
Views: 1,248
Posted By shank
Unfortunately this is my only drive with Windows...

Unfortunately this is my only drive with Windows on it. Would I be able to do the copy and paste from recovery console method that is posted in one of the tutorials ? I was thinking of buying a new...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 15 Jun 2016
Replies: 31
Views: 1,248
Posted By shank
Thank you for the replies, Mellon Head and...

Thank you for the replies, Mellon Head and RolandJS.

I'm going to try what you suggested. The thing is, how do I go about backing up? Do I have to do it using a system repair disc and access it...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 14 Jun 2016
Replies: 31
Views: 1,248
Posted By shank
Error message at boot : Hard Disk:SMART Status Bad, Backup and replace

Hi everyone.

Recently, I've had problems with my computer running Windows 7 64-bit SP1. It took a long time to get from Starting Windows to my desktop. And it was extremely slow when using the...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 10 Aug 2013
Replies: 5
Views: 7,093
Posted By shank
Please help, someone.

Please help, someone.
Forum: Hardware & Devices 09 Aug 2013
Replies: 5
Views: 7,093
Posted By shank
Anyone? any ideas?

Anyone? any ideas?
Forum: Hardware & Devices 09 Aug 2013
Replies: 5
Views: 7,093
Posted By shank
"Bank interleaving requested, but not enabled", but Windows boots fine

Hi guys. I changed the RAM on my system recently, as one of the old sticks was giving problems. It would fail to boot intermittently, and according to the LED light on my motherboard, it was supposed...
Forum: Network & Sharing 30 May 2013
Replies: 8
Views: 10,237
Posted By shank
Bump

Bump
Forum: Network & Sharing 28 May 2013
Replies: 8
Views: 10,237
Posted By shank
The hard reset didn't work. Updated the firmware...

The hard reset didn't work. Updated the firmware and it didn't work as well.

Changed to WEP security and it didn't work as well.

What could be the problem??
Forum: Network & Sharing 28 May 2013
Replies: 8
Views: 10,237
Posted By shank
The thing is, the wired works fine through the...

The thing is, the wired works fine through the router. Could it be that there is a problem with the wpa2 security? The broadcast of the SSID is fine, it just can't connect because it keeps saying the...
Forum: Network & Sharing 27 May 2013
Replies: 8
Views: 10,237
Posted By shank
I deleted the profile and tried to connect again....

I deleted the profile and tried to connect again. It still doesn't work and it says the security key is wrong. Was on holiday and just came back after three days and the problem still persists. Could...
Forum: Network & Sharing 25 May 2013
Replies: 8
Views: 10,237
Posted By shank
Please help.

Please help.
Forum: Network & Sharing 24 May 2013
Replies: 8
Views: 10,237
Posted By shank
Alright I'll try that with my laptop, but how...

Alright I'll try that with my laptop, but how about with my phone and ipad for example?

I tried to forget network but it didn't help earlier.
Forum: Network & Sharing 24 May 2013
Replies: 8
Views: 10,237
Posted By shank
Can't connect to wireless on D-Link DIR-600

Hi guys. Need your help with this. Since two days ago, I have not been able to connect through WiFi to my dlink router. The computer that's connected to the router through the lan cable is fine and...
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