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Forum: Installation & Setup 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 15
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Posted By timeless
well the drives shot.. back to being unbootable...

well the drives shot.. back to being unbootable after a clean install.. scan disk decided to run after what l assume to be a BSOD while away, left it running for 12 hours it stuck on one file record...
Forum: Installation & Setup 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 15
Views: 354
Posted By timeless
indeed, originally l was met with a corrupted...

indeed, originally l was met with a corrupted registry, managed to boot it tho there was so much in the background it was almost impossible to use unless l went in via safe mode..

its been so much...
Forum: Installation & Setup 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 15
Views: 354
Posted By timeless
thanks for the information, getting allot of...

thanks for the information, getting allot of useful info tonight.

on another note, left the laptop seems it crashed while l was sorting out one of my daily chores, came back it seems to be running...
Forum: Installation & Setup 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 15
Views: 354
Posted By timeless
cheers.. still installing the 9meg...

cheers..

still installing the 9meg prerequisite update 33mins later.. these updates are annoying.
Forum: Installation & Setup 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 15
Views: 354
Posted By timeless
damn the prerequisite update is taking its sweet...

damn the prerequisite update is taking its sweet time installing..

cheers for the recommendation will take a gander.. was contemplating AVG, but lve not heard as many good things as l used to...
Forum: Installation & Setup 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 15
Views: 354
Posted By timeless
yeah, came across that a few mins ago.. if l had...

yeah, came across that a few mins ago.. if l had known about it a few months back ld have spent allot less time reinstalling lol, still much appreciated.

now all l need to contemplate is the best...
Forum: Installation & Setup 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 15
Views: 354
Posted By timeless
well lve did a complete clean install (mainly...

well lve did a complete clean install (mainly because l couldnt be sure the problems werent down to a virus infection, not to mention it was damn near impossible to use the system).

seems the...
Forum: Installation & Setup 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 15
Views: 354
Posted By timeless
so if l obtained a copy of "home premium" from...

so if l obtained a copy of "home premium" from the above location l shouldnt have any issue installing with the COA on the laptop even if its a Dell version? l assumed the versions were somewhat...
Forum: Installation & Setup 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 15
Views: 354
Posted By timeless
recovery media for a Dell

sorry if this is the wrong section, however it seemed closest to my issue..

the gist of my situation is that lve been provided a laptop to repair.. namely a Dell Inspiron 15R N5110, when l...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 16 Jun 2016
Replies: 1
Views: 357
Posted By timeless
getting even more confused now.. been trying to...

getting even more confused now.. been trying to get it to do updates for the past three days..

found something online that l didnt think would work (tho it was part of a thread which was about a...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 15 Jun 2016
Replies: 1
Views: 357
Posted By timeless
monthly annoyance with laptop and windows updates

essentially lm having problems updating.. it just sticks there at 0% and l can leave it for hours and not see any change..

l then usually go through the motions of removing winupdate cache and the...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 14 May 2016
Replies: 6
Views: 745
Posted By timeless
strange thing was l searched for every one of...

strange thing was l searched for every one of them but couldnt find out why the win10 icon suddenly appeared.. either way lve gotten rid of the icon and updated should theoretically be disabled now,...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 14 May 2016
Replies: 6
Views: 745
Posted By timeless
nice, appreciate the app. managed to remove all...

nice, appreciate the app. managed to remove all trace of the GWX crap from my system and stop the update in its tracks lol.
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 13 May 2016
Replies: 6
Views: 745
Posted By timeless
is there a new win10 upgrade update?

l had an issue with windows update which required me resetting components.. afterwards l made sure to check for the updates l dont want, not one of the get windows 10 ones was present (granted l...
Forum: General Discussion 17 Apr 2016
Replies: 1
Views: 325
Posted By timeless
looking for remote assistantce software

long story short, a friend of mine is newly online, while she does have some computer literacy she does still need quite a bit of help with setups and a little continued support.

so basically lm...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 07 Mar 2016
Replies: 4
Views: 474
Posted By timeless
its kinda annoying because my last issue was the...

its kinda annoying because my last issue was the same.. the moment l resorted to coming here.. within the hour things resolved themselves despite hours of searching.
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 07 Mar 2016
Replies: 4
Views: 474
Posted By timeless
l managed to find a newer update tool, which...

l managed to find a newer update tool, which seemed to do something because all of a sudden lm able to update again for some strange reason.. lve no clue what changed other than that.
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 07 Mar 2016
Replies: 4
Views: 474
Posted By timeless
having problems updating windows [after restoring disk image]

Decided to restore my system with a disk image. the software used to restore was macrium reflect this image was created April last year.

now lve been trying to run windows update, but it seems to...
Forum: Network & Sharing 12 Feb 2016
Replies: 0
Views: 309
Posted By timeless
wireless speed annoyance.

firstly, my adapter is a Dlink DWA-125 (or thats whats listed in the device manager).

over the past month or two lve noticed slowdowns on browsing and downloading, the strange part is that...
Forum: Software 02 Nov 2015
Replies: 1
Views: 729
Posted By timeless
skype supernode

can anyone tell me how to disable the supernode functionality? skype seems to be eating up over 700meg of ram at points, lve seen reg fixes around but ld rather see if there were others here who have...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 13 Oct 2015
Replies: 73
Views: 29,646
Posted By timeless
that would suggest they have made 4 patches so...

that would suggest they have made 4 patches so far then.. because ive hidden this update every day since my last post (lve just hidden the update yet again), lm curious as to when it will stop...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 09 Oct 2015
Replies: 73
Views: 29,646
Posted By timeless
looks like hiding the update "again" doesnt work...

looks like hiding the update "again" doesnt work either, finally got back online with my PC (we just moved) so l had to catch up on 3/4 months of updates as lve been prioritising getting the house...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 20 Sep 2015
Replies: 4
Views: 1,117
Posted By timeless
Finally got things working, imaging the drive to...

Finally got things working, imaging the drive to save time later.
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 19 Sep 2015
Replies: 4
Views: 1,117
Posted By timeless
Booted up, the trusted installer process has...

Booted up, the trusted installer process has run... not touched the laptop just letting whatever process run svchost is doing something haven't seen the process that usually runs when .net installs,...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 19 Sep 2015
Replies: 4
Views: 1,117
Posted By timeless
continually checking for updates....

Yesterday l was doing some maintanance on my old laptop which had not been updated since around the end of July.

prior to that it was updating fine, however l left it for a good hour and it was...
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