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Forum: Network & Sharing 22 Apr 2012
Replies: 1
Views: 776
Posted By ozzy441
Hi, welcome to SevenForums. :) A good place...

Hi, welcome to SevenForums. :)

A good place to find general information is Wikipedia (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Virtual_private_network), and it shouldn't take too long for you to load up, as...
Forum: General Discussion 22 Apr 2012
Replies: 9
Views: 3,916
Posted By ozzy441
It would make logical sense, as an account lower...

It would make logical sense, as an account lower in the 'hierarchy' i.e. less privileges cutting privileges for a higher privileges account would seem odd.

If you want to avoid having to set-up a...
Forum: General Discussion 21 Apr 2012
Replies: 9
Views: 3,916
Posted By ozzy441
If you were to change the permissions which...

If you were to change the permissions which applied to your current account, you would effectively be changing the permissions for the system admin account. Anything executed or done as system admin...
Forum: Gaming 21 Apr 2012
Replies: 13
Views: 2,326
Posted By ozzy441
A screenshot would be useful, yes. It would be...

A screenshot would be useful, yes. It would be better though if you could upload it to, say, imageshack or another similar service, then include it in your post. If it turns out I can't help, then...
Forum: General Discussion 21 Apr 2012
Replies: 23
Views: 5,073
Posted By ozzy441
Yeah I know, in hindsight not a great idea and I...

Yeah I know, in hindsight not a great idea and I might move it back. Just a habit thing I mindlessly do as I set up windows. I'm new to the SSD thing aswell. Mind you, with 8GB RAM, I might not need...
Forum: Gaming 21 Apr 2012
Replies: 13
Views: 2,326
Posted By ozzy441
First off, Welcome to SevenForums. I'm not...

First off, Welcome to SevenForums.

I'm not sure myself, I'd need a little time to look over the problem, but I'm sure somebody about here could answer quicker.

In the meantime, for your...
Forum: General Discussion 21 Apr 2012
Replies: 12
Views: 1,183
Posted By ozzy441
So you think that it'd fail validation?[/QUOTE] ...

So you think that it'd fail validation?[/QUOTE]

It's not a question of that - even if it *did* pass validation, it would be considered an illegal copy of windows, as you have used the key to...
Forum: General Discussion 21 Apr 2012
Replies: 12
Views: 1,183
Posted By ozzy441
When there are problems with Windows (malware,...

When there are problems with Windows (malware, etc.), there is no more powerful tool to work on such Windows problems than another installation of Windows on a separate partition or hard drive,
...
Forum: General Discussion 21 Apr 2012
Replies: 12
Views: 1,183
Posted By ozzy441
Sorry, I didn't make it clear enough - You...

Sorry, I didn't make it clear enough - You actually need a second product key, i.e. the second installation is an entire 'different' OS. Single - user license is ONE install on ONE machine,...
Forum: General Discussion 21 Apr 2012
Replies: 12
Views: 1,183
Posted By ozzy441
On I side note - I don't see much use for this....

On I side note - I don't see much use for this. What is it exactly you intend to do with another Windows 7 install? There may be a better way to go about it.
Forum: General Discussion 21 Apr 2012
Replies: 12
Views: 1,183
Posted By ozzy441
Well, technically with 2 separate installs it...

Well, technically with 2 separate installs it would be a dual boot set-up

Short answer: Yes, it is possible.

Long Answer/Howto:

1: Install Windows 7 on the first drive (I'd start with the...
Forum: General Discussion 21 Apr 2012
Replies: 23
Views: 5,073
Posted By ozzy441
I understand there is no space saving benefits of...

I understand there is no space saving benefits of combining those folders. There may be the same number of subdirs, but there are less dirs higher up the hierarchy, which seems more organised to me....
Forum: General Discussion 21 Apr 2012
Replies: 23
Views: 5,073
Posted By ozzy441
So, I install things like drivers to the SSD,...

So, I install things like drivers to the SSD, alongside the OS, as well as other apps I'd like to see a performance boost from. Everything else gets sent to P: on an HDD.

I suppose, I'd prefer A...
Forum: General Discussion 21 Apr 2012
Replies: 23
Views: 5,073
Posted By ozzy441
Its more to do with my SSD setup, not wanting to...

Its more to do with my SSD setup, not wanting to thrash it with loads of reads, only using it for apps i need to performance boost from. I have way more partitions than anyone needs, I know that...
Forum: General Discussion 21 Apr 2012
Replies: 3
Views: 933
Posted By ozzy441
Sorry about the late reply Could you give...

Sorry about the late reply

Could you give more information about the problem you are having?

Does this only happen when you view .pdf files online, or does it also happen when you open them...
Forum: General Discussion 21 Apr 2012
Replies: 3
Views: 883
Posted By ozzy441
Personally, my favorite method for managing hard...

Personally, my favorite method for managing hard drives and partitions is EASEUS Partition Manager (http://www.partition-tool.com/personal.htm). Their home edition is extremely well-featured, simple...
Forum: General Discussion 21 Apr 2012
Replies: 4
Views: 911
Posted By ozzy441
Welcome to the forums. Generally, it doesn't...

Welcome to the forums.

Generally, it doesn't make a difference to any media player's operation to have other media player's installed on your system. (I tend to leave WMP as it comes and use other...
Forum: General Discussion 21 Apr 2012
Replies: 23
Views: 5,073
Posted By ozzy441
Good to know - I like to keep organised, thats my...

Good to know - I like to keep organised, thats my way of doing so :)



Really? I hadn't heard that. Seems like an okay idea, but I'm sure it will get mixed responses.
Forum: Customization 20 Apr 2012
Replies: 3
Views: 1,905
Posted By ozzy441
Short of writing an application which will run in...

Short of writing an application which will run in the system tray, I can't think of a way of implementing this. There may be applications which could provide this functionality, but I know of none.
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Forum: General Discussion 20 Apr 2012
Replies: 23
Views: 5,073
Posted By ozzy441
@seavixen32 Thanks, looks useful. Way to...

@seavixen32 Thanks, looks useful. Way to knackered to actually put it to good use at the moment though. Bookmarked.

On a side note, my installing of x86 and x64 applications (totally separate...
Forum: General Discussion 20 Apr 2012
Replies: 23
Views: 5,073
Posted By ozzy441
@bbearren - I know, but I'm not talking about...

@bbearren - I know, but I'm not talking about both .exes in one directory, more like one IE directory under program files, with two subdirectories - one each for the files, .exe etc for each version...
Forum: General Discussion 20 Apr 2012
Replies: 23
Views: 5,073
Posted By ozzy441
Program Files and Program Files (x86) - any way to merge these?

Hi, first off I know there has been discussion about this before - I'd like to ask something more specific.

I'm one of these people who just likes to keep applications on a separate partition...
Forum: Software 22 Feb 2011
Replies: 6
Views: 1,936
Posted By ozzy441
What make of machine are you using? For example,...

What make of machine are you using? For example, mine is HP, so the offending bar was HP tone control. Also, can you post a screen of task manager showing applications, and showing processes, whilst...
Forum: Installation & Setup 18 Feb 2011
Replies: 26
Views: 7,302
Posted By ozzy441
A genuine copy not for resale would have had me...

A genuine copy not for resale would have had me suspicious. Besides, at work we run XP home because it's all we really need, so the name doesn't mean that's it's only use =]



To be honest,...
Forum: Installation & Setup 18 Feb 2011
Replies: 26
Views: 7,302
Posted By ozzy441
Good shout, always seems obvious once somebody...

Good shout, always seems obvious once somebody else points it out...

Anyway, maybe a BIOS update isn't such a bad idea. Find out what version you're running, if there's a more recent version, it...
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