Windows 7 Forums

Showing results 1 to 24 of 24
Search took 0.00 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: SeptimusFry
Forum: Browsers & Mail 31 Aug 2013
Replies: 8
Views: 6,892
Posted By SeptimusFry
Strange Google page behaviour

Perhaps a little word of warning to anyone reading this thread. Experimentation can do you harm.

Before trying to force IE10/32 as my default browser and consequently having two icons on my...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 30 Aug 2013
Replies: 8
Views: 6,892
Posted By SeptimusFry
This is a very useful thread of info. I also...

This is a very useful thread of info. I also watched with Process Monitor and could see that there was certainly an interaction between IE10-64 and -32 after starting with -32. Your posting of Task...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 29 Aug 2013
Replies: 8
Views: 6,892
Posted By SeptimusFry
However, there is another subtle point I have not...

However, there is another subtle point I have not been able to resolve to my satisfaction....

OK, I now have two shortcuts and can thus start, myself, a browser session in whichever I choose.
...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 29 Aug 2013
Replies: 8
Views: 6,892
Posted By SeptimusFry
How to tell if IE10 is 32 bit or 64 bit.

I note from another thread, on subject of same question for IE9, that one only has to look at the Help>About where all is revealed. However, this is not the case with IE10.

The same advice is...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 13 Nov 2012
Replies: 23
Views: 36,182
Posted By SeptimusFry
Ah, good. So obvious, yet so 'in'. As I...

Ah, good. So obvious, yet so 'in'.

As I have to have one foot on a Mac and one on a PC, I am so used to the term to denote the little coloured 'beach-ball' which is the Mac equivalent of the PC...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 12 Nov 2012
Replies: 23
Views: 36,182
Posted By SeptimusFry
I hope this comes up in someone's email, since...

I hope this comes up in someone's email, since this is an old thread. However, since the term was used here, I want to know what 'spinner' means in the context it is used here.

Also, by burying...
Forum: Drivers 16 Jun 2012
Replies: 5
Views: 7,163
Posted By SeptimusFry
Further to my last... I have managed to find a...

Further to my last... I have managed to find a scrap, a miserable scrap, from the Nikon site. The panel-mounted receptacle for the SCSI cable connection is described as
Female half-pitch 50-pin...
Forum: Drivers 16 Jun 2012
Replies: 5
Views: 7,163
Posted By SeptimusFry
Some help, need more...

OK, those are useful, but raise a new question: how do I tell the difference between a 50-way Centronics and a 50-way half pitch D connector, I have looked around and even found Lindy Connections...
Forum: Drivers 15 Jun 2012
Replies: 5
Views: 7,163
Posted By SeptimusFry
Adaptec 29160 // 2940 // SCSI connection...

I have an Adaptec 2940AU card from my old 32bit system. I used it to drive a Nikon scanner with a 50pin-50pin connection cable. Now, that card is not supported under W7/64 for my new PC.

I have...
Forum: Installation & Setup 25 Apr 2012
Replies: 2
Views: 1,896
Posted By SeptimusFry
sorry, a mistake, duplication

sorry, a mistake, duplication
Forum: Installation & Setup 25 Apr 2012
Replies: 2
Views: 1,896
Posted By SeptimusFry
Converting to Raid 0 Windows 7, NOT Hardware Raid 0

I have tried to find the way to do this, but without success as I cannot see the wood for the trees. Any help or URL would be welcome.

I have a mature W7 system, with so many applications loaded...
Forum: Tutorials 11 Jul 2011
Replies: 388
Views: 630,436
Posted By SeptimusFry
Hi Bigfire, I am just a sometime observer here,...

Hi Bigfire, I am just a sometime observer here, and not one of the experts... that having been said, have you tried the most simple of things and booted from a recovery disc, or the original W7...
Forum: Microsoft Office 27 Mar 2011
Replies: 6
Views: 15,118
Posted By SeptimusFry
A question of ownership

Thankyou,

Well I had a good read of those, but my problem was not addressed by those issues, as I have a good idea of how to drive Outlook and how to identify the correct files.

I have sorted...
Forum: Microsoft Office 26 Mar 2011
Replies: 6
Views: 15,118
Posted By SeptimusFry
145725 Additional Info: If you look at the...

145725

Additional Info: If you look at the screenshot, you will see that Outlook seems to have opened up two files, one for InBox etc and one for Archive (funny name is just indicative of the...
Forum: Microsoft Office 26 Mar 2011
Replies: 6
Views: 15,118
Posted By SeptimusFry
Big Problem ReConnecting to Outlook Data Files

As I am having to rebuild my system from scratch, but with my data files saved, things are not going to plan.
I installed Outlook after having changed MyDocuments. The new installation created new...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 26 Mar 2011
Replies: 5
Views: 951
Posted By SeptimusFry
Thanks for the comment. Actually, I have a big...

Thanks for the comment. Actually, I have a big mirror raid for data, so all my data is intact. All the MyXxxx are located there, so for example my outlook.pst is OK. My system disk only has the...
Forum: General Discussion 09 Oct 2010
Replies: 18
Views: 16,159
Posted By SeptimusFry
Dwarf - I have been messing about with one thing...

Dwarf - I have been messing about with one thing and another to try to prevent UNBELIEVABLY long shutdown. I just used to walk away and leave it, which was annoying when it was just a reboot needed....
Forum: Tutorials 31 May 2010
Replies: 388
Views: 630,436
Posted By SeptimusFry
WINDOWS 7 RAID 1 / MIRROR OF SYSTEM DRIVE

... and how it affects system recovery.
I apologize for posting (slight) misinformation, but it was just a minor mistake, and I can now spell things out a bit better. And I will make it short. If...
Forum: Tutorials 29 May 2010
Replies: 388
Views: 630,436
Posted By SeptimusFry
Shawn, I think you are right. Assuming all...

Shawn,

I think you are right. Assuming all goes well with my P4 experiments, the two VelociRaptors in RAID 0 should be pretty nippy !

SF.
Forum: Backup and Restore 29 May 2010
Replies: 1
Views: 2,144
Posted By SeptimusFry
Did you resolve the issue? And was this the...

Did you resolve the issue? And was this the system drive?
Forum: Tutorials 28 May 2010
Replies: 388
Views: 630,436
Posted By SeptimusFry
RAID 1 SYSTEM DISK NOT A GOOD IDEA AT ALL WINDOWS 7

Withdrawn this posting. I am not at all sure I did not make a mistake by confusing RAID leads in my box!! I am repeating these tests on my old P4 platform.
Forum: Tutorials 28 May 2010
Replies: 388
Views: 630,436
Posted By SeptimusFry
RAID 1 or MIRROR drives, restoring

OK, Thanks for the info.

As it is my System Drive I am wanting to restore, getting individual files will only be of help if I am an expert and using an emergency repair disc... I want to have the...
Forum: Tutorials 26 May 2010
Replies: 388
Views: 630,436
Posted By SeptimusFry
I put my question very badly. I was...

I put my question very badly.

I was referring to creating a RAID 1-based system on another computer to test the principle, not the actuality.

That is to say that I am backing up my 'real'...
Forum: Tutorials 25 May 2010
Replies: 388
Views: 630,436
Posted By SeptimusFry
RAID 1 or MIRROR drives, restoring

What a great thread.

I have set my 2 Velociraptor discs as one RAID 1 drive in W7 software raid-ing. The system quite properly sees each of them as a C drive.

I have done a System Image...
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 07:23 PM.
Twitter Facebook Google+



Windows 7 Forums

Seven Forums Android App Seven Forums IOS App