Windows 7 Forums

Showing results 1 to 24 of 24
Search took 0.00 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: swamped
Forum: Installation & Setup 01 Feb 2014
Replies: 1
Views: 378
Posted By swamped
Move Windows 7 to new Motherboard

Hi, Having a problem with my existing motherboard, so I've decided to install a new one, along with a new processor. My question is, can I leave my operating system and apps on the existing SSD and...
Forum: Network & Sharing 04 Jun 2013
Replies: 18
Views: 804
Posted By swamped
Thanks for the links. Lots to study. I spoke...

Thanks for the links. Lots to study.
I spoke with the service provider again today, and asked about the situation-why no modem and do I have DSL or not. (It's always been referred to as Dsl by...
Forum: Network & Sharing 04 Jun 2013
Replies: 18
Views: 804
Posted By swamped
The point of this thread from my side was to...

The point of this thread from my side was to understand how to fix my non connection problem. Now that I'm re connected I'd like to understand what created the problem in the first place, while at...
Forum: Network & Sharing 03 Jun 2013
Replies: 18
Views: 804
Posted By swamped
Called my service provider and we set up a new...

Called my service provider and we set up a new connection. Now it works. I'd like to know what caused this, but am no closer to that answer.
The Bellsouth tech said there is definitely no modem and...
Forum: Network & Sharing 03 Jun 2013
Replies: 18
Views: 804
Posted By swamped
Two screenshots of pings as you requested, one...

Two screenshots of pings as you requested, one wired, bypassing router. One wired through the router.
Forum: Network & Sharing 02 Jun 2013
Replies: 18
Views: 804
Posted By swamped
So...no more thoughts?

So...no more thoughts?
Forum: Network & Sharing 02 Jun 2013
Replies: 18
Views: 804
Posted By swamped
My ISP is Bellsouth.net While connected...

My ISP is Bellsouth.net

While connected from the wall to the pc I pinged, but could not find the host, google.com
Forum: Network & Sharing 02 Jun 2013
Replies: 18
Views: 804
Posted By swamped
More info might help. Microsoft Windows...

More info might help.


Microsoft Windows [Version 6.1.7601]
Copyright (c) 2009 Microsoft Corporation. All rights reserved.
C:\Windows\system32>ipconfig /all
Windows IP Configuration
...
Forum: Network & Sharing 02 Jun 2013
Replies: 18
Views: 804
Posted By swamped
In the past when I've had telephone help for...

In the past when I've had telephone help for outages, etc, the dsl techs always insisted trying the connection directly from the wall to the pc. This, they said, was to determine if the router had...
Forum: Network & Sharing 02 Jun 2013
Replies: 18
Views: 804
Posted By swamped
Sorry, I didn't mention that I don't have a...

Sorry, I didn't mention that I don't have a modem. Got fiber optics, the ethernet cable runs straight from the wall to the router, a D-Link DIR 615.
Forum: Network & Sharing 02 Jun 2013
Replies: 18
Views: 804
Posted By swamped
Can't bypass Router, Clean Install

I did a W7 Ultimate clean install a week ago, and a couple days ago tried to access the internet while bypassing the router. Nothing. Wired through the router is fine, wireless is fine.
Checked and...
Forum: Tutorials 27 May 2013
Replies: 484
Views: 1,333,999
Posted By swamped
Brink, thank you for all your help. I did the...

Brink, thank you for all your help. I did the clean install w/upgrade yesterday, and it went really well. Was surprised, actually, when it activated becasue I had forgotten to de activate Windows on...
Forum: Tutorials 25 May 2013
Replies: 484
Views: 1,333,999
Posted By swamped
What confused me was mention of keeping files,...

What confused me was mention of keeping files, settings and programs on the Upgrade option. But I guess the new ssd will already be clean. Even if it wasn't a new ssd, an old one would be wiped clean...
Forum: Tutorials 25 May 2013
Replies: 484
Views: 1,333,999
Posted By swamped
Another question; at #9 I click on Custom, right?

Another question; at #9 I click on Custom, right?
Forum: Tutorials 24 May 2013
Replies: 484
Views: 1,333,999
Posted By swamped
Nope. You would do step 1 in OPTION FOUR to just...

Nope. You would do step 1 in OPTION FOUR to just have a clean install without it being activated, or anything else installed.

Then you would do the upgrade install, activate, and install your...
Forum: Tutorials 13 Apr 2013
Replies: 484
Views: 1,333,999
Posted By swamped
Right. I just re read Option Four. Got it, and...

Right. I just re read Option Four. Got it, and thanks for your patience, Brink.
Forum: Tutorials 13 Apr 2013
Replies: 484
Views: 1,333,999
Posted By swamped
So after the completion of #1, I will have...

So after the completion of #1, I will have already installed the device drivers, and Windows Updates?

Not being picky, I'm just having a hard time wrapping my head around this idea of a double...
Forum: Tutorials 13 Apr 2013
Replies: 484
Views: 1,333,999
Posted By swamped
So I go directly to Option Four, and do these two...

So I go directly to Option Four, and do these two steps-
1) http://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials/1649-clean-install-windows-7-a.html beginning at, Here's How.

2) Once installed as above, go to...
Forum: Tutorials 13 Apr 2013
Replies: 484
Views: 1,333,999
Posted By swamped
Hi, I've read this whole thread, and while trying...

Hi, I've read this whole thread, and while trying to keep it all straight in my head I still have a question;
I'm running an upgrade version of W7 Ultimate, which I installed a couple years ago...
Forum: Backup and Restore 30 Aug 2011
Replies: 9
Views: 3,739
Posted By swamped
Good point. Already lost one whole roof back in...

Good point. Already lost one whole roof back in '92. Live in the Hurricane belt.
Forum: Backup and Restore 30 Aug 2011
Replies: 9
Views: 3,739
Posted By swamped
Just googled and found this, the Mediasonic...

Just googled and found this, the Mediasonic ProBox 4 bay enclosure Mediasonic (http://mediasonicinc.com/store/product_info.php?products_id=150%20)
I could connect with eSata.
How does it look for...
Forum: Backup and Restore 30 Aug 2011
Replies: 9
Views: 3,739
Posted By swamped
There are various ways to backup or safeguard...

There are various ways to backup or safeguard files, some better than others, I understand that. But what do you do with a 1.5 TB load? The full backup alone takes most of a 2 TB drive. Do I need an...
Forum: Backup and Restore 30 Aug 2011
Replies: 9
Views: 3,739
Posted By swamped
Thanks for the quick response. Is there a more...

Thanks for the quick response.
Is there a more preferred method than this? How do you like to handle large file backups?
Forum: Backup and Restore 30 Aug 2011
Replies: 9
Views: 3,739
Posted By swamped
Backup is Too Big

Been poring through these forum pages for backup methods, but can't find an answer to my problem, so thought I'd make my first post and ask:

Windows 7 64 bit -
I have a 2 TB hdd for backup up...
Showing results 1 to 24 of 24

 
Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 03:42 PM.
Twitter Facebook Google+



Windows 7 Forums

Seven Forums Android App Seven Forums IOS App
  

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33