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Forum: Software 08 Mar 2013
Replies: 2
Views: 644
Posted By Ruester
DL'ed programs (ie Firefox) won't install/update w/out admin privilege

I have Win7 x64 and I'm the only one using this computer! My user account has admin privileges, and I've never set up any other accounts!

I'm not sure what changed, I haven't made any major...
Forum: General Discussion 15 May 2012
Replies: 7
Views: 14,475
Posted By Ruester
I should have mentioned that the mouse works fine...

I should have mentioned that the mouse works fine 75% of the time, but it's after my computer has been on for a while, then it starts to lag...
Forum: General Discussion 14 May 2012
Replies: 7
Views: 14,475
Posted By Ruester
Mouse lag problem in Win7 x64

I have looked all over the internet for an answer and tried many different troubleshooting solutions and haven't been able to nail it down... (When I say lag - just to clarify, I mean I will move...
Forum: Installation & Setup 01 May 2011
Replies: 3
Views: 2,578
Posted By Ruester
I don't have a Flash Drive, but can it still work...

I don't have a Flash Drive, but can it still work with an External USB HDD?
Forum: Installation & Setup 01 May 2011
Replies: 3
Views: 2,578
Posted By Ruester
HELP - Need to install Win 7 from External HDD (usb)

Here's my problem (Please read first)...

I had Win 7 Home 64bit installed, but I've been having loads of issues with it, crashes, dvd drive not working properly, and a reallllllly long blank...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 12 Jan 2011
Replies: 2
Views: 1,137
Posted By Ruester
3 of my Slave HDD's just disappeared!

I have 5 HDD's total - 4 internal, one external... I lost 2 internal, and the external drive (not the boot drive, though, whew). I checked in the BIOS, they aren't recognized there either. I'm not...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 22 Dec 2010
Replies: 8
Views: 7,366
Posted By Ruester
Thank you all for your help, you have answered my...

Thank you all for your help, you have answered my questions! and have a Merry Christmas!
Forum: Hardware & Devices 20 Dec 2010
Replies: 8
Views: 7,366
Posted By Ruester
Do you mean I can delete the partition and open...

Do you mean I can delete the partition and open up the whole drive without affecting the 2nd partition? That would be even better if I could do that

Anak:
I was just going to use the Windows...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 20 Dec 2010
Replies: 8
Views: 7,366
Posted By Ruester
Can I format just one partition without affecting the other?

I have a hard drive that used to have windows 7 RC installed onto it's own partition, (so 2 partitions on one drive) I have since bought a new Hard drive and installed Windows 7 Home Premium on it...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 24 Apr 2010
Replies: 1
Views: 3,132
Posted By Ruester
How do I stop Boot Manager from popping up?

I have Win 7 Home Premium 64bit.

I've been having a couple issues with it, but recently after a couple failed startups (freezing just before Windows logo animation) and trying to repair it, NOW...
Forum: General Discussion 22 Nov 2009
Replies: 9
Views: 5,657
Posted By Ruester
The snipping tool! Awesome, didn't know that...

The snipping tool! Awesome, didn't know that existed, thank you so much QDos! Is there a keyboard shortcut for it?
Forum: General Discussion 22 Nov 2009
Replies: 9
Views: 5,657
Posted By Ruester
Capture a section of the screen in Win 7? ...

I am curious, Mac's have a feature I saw someone at work use where you can capture a screen shot by dragging out a square (I think they used Cmd+Shift+4 or something) and saving the image inside the...
Forum: Backup and Restore 27 Aug 2009
Replies: 10
Views: 10,856
Posted By Ruester
What is the recommended method to attempt to test...

What is the recommended method to attempt to test for and fix a bad sector on the Drive. I recovered most of my data, but now I want to see if the drive is salvageable (I'll use it for back up...
Forum: Backup and Restore 25 Aug 2009
Replies: 10
Views: 10,856
Posted By Ruester
That didn't work. I don't know if Win 7 does...

That didn't work. I don't know if Win 7 does something different with the files, but I searched for .chk files there were a few for windows live mail and firefox, but nothing for the files I was...
Forum: Backup and Restore 25 Aug 2009
Replies: 10
Views: 10,856
Posted By Ruester
External HDD data recovery - Chkdsk erased some data!!

I booted up my Win 7 computer today and ChkDsk said my Ex HDD may have been corrupted and proceeded to delete some files. Those were some very important files - how can I get them back? (Video and...
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