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Forum: Backup and Restore 14 Feb 2016
Replies: 9
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Posted By dukeofurl
I don't know what you mean by "do it right" but -...

I don't know what you mean by "do it right" but - brand new Win7 CD from an MSDN ISO copy, and it still says This Version of System Recovery Options is not compatible...
Forum: Backup and Restore 14 Feb 2016
Replies: 9
Views: 437
Posted By dukeofurl
I have tried 3 different ones, nothing works.

I have tried 3 different ones, nothing works.
Forum: Backup and Restore 14 Feb 2016
Replies: 9
Views: 437
Posted By dukeofurl
Ok, that is the problem. How do I fix it? It...

Ok, that is the problem. How do I fix it? It won't allow me to startup from a Win7 CD, when I try to run to startup repair, it says the CD is invalid. I think I need to find another way to do it. ...
Forum: Backup and Restore 14 Feb 2016
Replies: 9
Views: 437
Posted By dukeofurl
How do I do a startup repair if the Windows CD...

How do I do a startup repair if the Windows CD won't let me in to the repair tools? I'm not getting a message about Bootmgr Missing. Is there a way to fix this manually?
Forum: Backup and Restore 14 Feb 2016
Replies: 9
Views: 437
Posted By dukeofurl
Oh, I tried booting from a plain Win7 disk,...

Oh, I tried booting from a plain Win7 disk, hoping the repair utilities would fix the problem. I got a message saying it was invalid for this version. I tried a Win7 32 bit CD. Same thing. I...
Forum: Backup and Restore 14 Feb 2016
Replies: 9
Views: 437
Posted By dukeofurl
backed up, restored to new ssd, booted, reformatted old, won't boot

I'm at a loss. I can't even figure out what happened.

Ok, this is on a client's machine, which makes it worse...
Dell from a couple years ago. I backed up the drive, using Acronis. The old...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 02 Apr 2014
Replies: 3
Views: 1,346
Posted By dukeofurl
Yup. Thanks.

Yup. Thanks.
Forum: Browsers & Mail 02 Apr 2014
Replies: 3
Views: 1,346
Posted By dukeofurl
Hover over - how to disable?

I usually have 5 instances of Firefox going at the same time, and when I accidentally move the mouse into the menu bar, it pops up with the titles of all the instances. I'd like to disable that,...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 03 Jun 2013
Replies: 3
Views: 982
Posted By dukeofurl
Hmm, darn, I didn't want to edit the registry,...

Hmm, darn, I didn't want to edit the registry, but it looks like I have to.

Ok, thanks
Forum: Hardware & Devices 03 Jun 2013
Replies: 3
Views: 982
Posted By dukeofurl
drive letter unavailable?

I have 3 drives, an SSD that is my boot drive, and internal storage, and then an external 4 GB that is also storage. The Boot drive is obviously C, the internal was D and after a recent reinstall, D...
Forum: General Discussion 04 May 2012
Replies: 30
Views: 46,330
Posted By dukeofurl
I don't plan to use the same key, but that was...

I don't plan to use the same key, but that was not my question anyhow, but thanks.
Forum: General Discussion 04 May 2012
Replies: 30
Views: 46,330
Posted By dukeofurl
ok, thanks.

ok, thanks.
Forum: General Discussion 03 May 2012
Replies: 30
Views: 46,330
Posted By dukeofurl
Even though I am now done with this, using the...

Even though I am now done with this, using the long and many commands (and actually very impressed with the results), I would like to like to see how to do this with 7-Zip. I've been longtime user...
Forum: General Discussion 02 May 2012
Replies: 30
Views: 46,330
Posted By dukeofurl
I just did this, it worked great. I'm very happy.

I just did this, it worked great. I'm very happy.
Forum: Music, Pictures & Video 17 Feb 2012
Replies: 40
Views: 160,692
Posted By dukeofurl
The posted solution did not work for me, but I...

The posted solution did not work for me, but I found:

Window 7 Photo Viewer shows pictures with orange and yellow tint. - Microsoft Answers...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 23 Aug 2011
Replies: 24
Views: 18,617
Posted By dukeofurl
Yup, whenever I do a reinstall and then update, I...

Yup, whenever I do a reinstall and then update, I have to hide all those language packs. Just have to suck it up and right click each one and hide it.
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 22 Aug 2011
Replies: 24
Views: 18,617
Posted By dukeofurl
It would seem that I posted without updating the...

It would seem that I posted without updating the page and there were lots of other messages posted between.
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 22 Aug 2011
Replies: 24
Views: 18,617
Posted By dukeofurl
If the italic ones are optional, and the...

If the italic ones are optional, and the non-italic ones not optional, then why do they both show in the non-essential part of Windows Update?
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 22 Aug 2011
Replies: 24
Views: 18,617
Posted By dukeofurl
I personally am running 7 Professional, but this...

I personally am running 7 Professional, but this one that I was working on was 7 Ultimate.

I have never before seen the italic updates, but they installed just fine.

I wish that I could do a...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 22 Aug 2011
Replies: 24
Views: 18,617
Posted By dukeofurl
updates in italics?

In Win 7 on this Netbook that I just installed on, some of the updates in Windows Update are in Italics, and some are not. What does this mean?
Forum: General Discussion 08 Apr 2011
Replies: 15
Views: 6,157
Posted By dukeofurl
Haven't got around to it quite yet, but thank you...

Haven't got around to it quite yet, but thank you in advance.
Forum: General Discussion 07 Apr 2011
Replies: 15
Views: 6,157
Posted By dukeofurl
I guess I am going to have to install the whole...

I guess I am going to have to install the whole setpoint suite, because I am not sure which device in the device manager to point to the extracted files.
Forum: General Discussion 07 Apr 2011
Replies: 15
Views: 6,157
Posted By dukeofurl
Why would I want to restore my registry to an...

Why would I want to restore my registry to an earlier version?
Forum: General Discussion 07 Apr 2011
Replies: 15
Views: 6,157
Posted By dukeofurl
I wonder if I can just extract that installer,...

I wonder if I can just extract that installer, find the mouse driver, point it to the right .inf, and not install the whole setpoint suite, cause that really messes with your system, I've used it...
Forum: General Discussion 07 Apr 2011
Replies: 15
Views: 6,157
Posted By dukeofurl
Hmm, ok. Just tried that, yes it does move a...

Hmm, ok. Just tried that, yes it does move a little faster, but it's not precise, it jumps around and does this weird acceleration thing.
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