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Forum: Installation & Setup 20 Sep 2011
Replies: 3
Views: 1,507
Posted By Bobthebass
Remove XP from 7/XP dual boot and replace with Linux

Hi there,

A while back I joined the wonderful world of Win7 by installing it in a dual boot with my existing XP.

Since then I have used XP about 5 times in three months so I think it's...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 08 Sep 2011
Replies: 3
Views: 952
Posted By Bobthebass
I can't find them, though there is now a 3185FN...

I can't find them, though there is now a 3185FN so I guess it's been replaced.
Forum: Hardware & Devices 08 Sep 2011
Replies: 3
Views: 952
Posted By Bobthebass
Multifunction laser printer suggestions

Hi everyone,

I am looking to buy an all-in-one colour laser printer. Haven't had one before, so I'm hoping for suggestions??

- Looking to spend around 3 - 400 GBP.

- Would like seperate...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 12 Jul 2011
Replies: 8
Views: 2,258
Posted By Bobthebass
Thank you for the advice. I am really enjoying...

Thank you for the advice. I am really enjoying SevenForums. It is full of kind, helpful, knowledgeable folk!

Next task - upgrade graphics card :D (And yes, I'll be back here if it goes wrong!!)
Forum: Hardware & Devices 12 Jul 2011
Replies: 8
Views: 2,258
Posted By Bobthebass
I think I solved it without checking the memory. ...

I think I solved it without checking the memory.

Based on other posts, I decided to check the BIOS options while rebooting.

Memory remapping was disabled. I enabled it, and now no memory is...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 12 Jul 2011
Replies: 8
Views: 2,258
Posted By Bobthebass
Aha, and the Crucial tool looked so helpful for...

Aha, and the Crucial tool looked so helpful for picking the right kit :(

I will download and use the Memtest program.

Do you think it is worth updating the BIOS for my mobo??
Forum: Hardware & Devices 12 Jul 2011
Replies: 8
Views: 2,258
Posted By Bobthebass
Memory upgrade not all usable

Hi there,

I have just added 4Gb Crucial memory (2x2Gb) to my existing 2Gb RAM (2 x 1Gb) for 6 Gb total. The system info shows 6Gb but only 4.94Gb usable.

Any suggestions as to the difference...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 06 Jul 2011
Replies: 4
Views: 1,433
Posted By Bobthebass
External storage with redundancy suggestions?

I am looking for external storage solutions for the backing up of data etc.

I previously used a USB2.0 WD MyBook, but have had several problems with it, culminating in a total loss of almost...
Forum: General Discussion 06 Jul 2011
Replies: 7
Views: 13,003
Posted By Bobthebass
Aha. It was. My bad! All sorted now. Thanks...

Aha. It was. My bad!

All sorted now. Thanks for the help.
Forum: General Discussion 06 Jul 2011
Replies: 7
Views: 13,003
Posted By Bobthebass
Thanks for your response. How do I see...

Thanks for your response. How do I see $Recycle.bin?

I have changed the folder options by un-ticking 'Hide protected operating system files' which I thought would do the job, but still can't see...
Forum: General Discussion 06 Jul 2011
Replies: 7
Views: 13,003
Posted By Bobthebass
Recycle bin corruption on data drives

Hi there,

My system is dual boot XP / Win7 64.

When I boot into Win7, it keeps telling me :

The recycle bin on h:\ is corrupted. Do you want to empty the Recycle Bin for this drive??

I...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 03 Jul 2011
Replies: 3
Views: 1,467
Posted By Bobthebass
Thanks for the responses. Recova can see...

Thanks for the responses.

Recova can see some files but not all.

So far, repeated use of chkdsk from the command prompt seems to be getting somewhere. It keeps stopping with unexpected...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 03 Jul 2011
Replies: 3
Views: 1,467
Posted By Bobthebass
External hard drive lost data

I had a message about errors when I plugged in my WD external hard drive. I let the Error Checking run and when it finished it said I needed to format the disk. I cancelled this and looked in my...
Forum: Installation & Setup 11 May 2011
Replies: 4
Views: 869
Posted By Bobthebass
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Forum: Installation & Setup 11 May 2011
Replies: 4
Views: 869
Posted By Bobthebass
Partition / disk for dual XP/ 7

I am currently running XP and want to retain it as a dual boot when I install Win7 (still phobic about leaving XP behind ;) )

I currently have Disk 0 partitioned into C: (40 Gb) and F: (40 Gb)
...
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