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Forum: Hardware & Devices 12 Apr 2010
Replies: 6
Views: 10,260
Posted By Howzits
as a temporary work around change the drive...

as a temporary work around change the drive letter and paths for the disk in question.

this works until I do a cold start boot up.

takes about five minutes.

HP not much help - their...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 06 Apr 2010
Replies: 6
Views: 10,260
Posted By Howzits
definitly a bios problem

well after setting overnight, the boot-up resulted in "write protected"

so- this is not a win7 per say and not necessarily a registry problem.

must be a cmos or bios problem

have contacted...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 05 Apr 2010
Replies: 6
Views: 10,260
Posted By Howzits
a few comments for others who may have a similar...

a few comments for others who may have a similar problem

1) the registry description provided above does not look anything like my win7 registry so I looked around to try to find something similar...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 03 Apr 2010
Replies: 6
Views: 10,260
Posted By Howzits
write protected external sata drive

May be a bios problem

recently tried windows media center - which fired up by installing something which turned out to be on my ext sata drive.

now drive is write protected.

can't unlock it...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 01 Apr 2010
Replies: 1
Views: 595
Posted By Howzits
They are getting fewer - But bsod

Could someone look at the dumpfile attached - please

Not sure what happened.

at least this is not as common as it was several months ago

Thanks
Forum: Network & Sharing 05 Mar 2010
Replies: 0
Views: 822
Posted By Howzits
New 3rd party DSL modem

after five years of continuous use, my Speedstream 5100 has decided to give up the ghost. As a test, I got from a friend, a Speedstream 5263 - unused out of the box.
Opened the make new internet...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 26 Feb 2010
Replies: 3
Views: 983
Posted By Howzits
Yes the modem is older. The techs that have...

Yes the modem is older. The techs that have looked at it say it still works fine and has been updated late last year. ATT does not seem to be interested in replacing this thing.

Batch...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 25 Feb 2010
Replies: 3
Views: 983
Posted By Howzits
odd downloading problem

It is interesting to look at a few other threads on freezing, hanging etc.
may be related.....


Win7 HP Pavillion Laptop
Firefox Internet Download Manager

DSL from ATT Speedstream 5100...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 01 Jan 2010
Replies: 1
Views: 755
Posted By Howzits
unexpected BSOD

just downloading some files

Win7 Ult
64 bit

up to dAte

find attached minidump

Help?
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 24 Dec 2009
Replies: 2
Views: 739
Posted By Howzits
Thanks very much. did not expect that - they...

Thanks very much.

did not expect that - they have been most reliable
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 23 Dec 2009
Replies: 2
Views: 739
Posted By Howzits
Another BSOD 64 bit

I get this on bootup about once every two weeks

Could use some help

minidump attached
Forum: General Discussion 13 Dec 2009
Replies: 1,927
Views: 172,707
Posted By Howzits
You should never trust copy or move by MS ...

You should never trust copy or move by MS

try using a SYNC program for reliable results

I do the same kind of thing, but my drives are Terabytes...
Forum: General Discussion 03 Dec 2009
Replies: 1,927
Views: 172,707
Posted By Howzits
These are the early days for this thing so we all...

These are the early days for this thing so we all must exercise a lot of patience.

But, How many "BLUE SCREENS OF DEATH" HAVE YOU HAD?? i HAVE HAD THIS THING FOR TWO MONTHS AS AN upgrade and...
Forum: General Discussion 26 Nov 2009
Replies: 1,927
Views: 172,707
Posted By Howzits
I don't get the way win7 handles the registry. I...

I don't get the way win7 handles the registry. I use a program to check for fragmentation and it shows a few entries at the top and scattered entries at the bottom with a big hole in the middle of...
Forum: Backup and Restore 15 Nov 2009
Replies: 14
Views: 3,451
Posted By Howzits
i'll try that sometime anyway thanks, just...

i'll try that sometime

anyway thanks, just ran a successful image due to your efforts

note: if this is such an important point in the registry, should it not have been better written?
Forum: Backup and Restore 15 Nov 2009
Replies: 14
Views: 3,451
Posted By Howzits
doubt it was regmech been very reliable ...

doubt it was regmech

been very reliable

might be crapcleaner not so reliable
Forum: Backup and Restore 15 Nov 2009
Replies: 14
Views: 3,451
Posted By Howzits
could be the problem

I see no such entry using regedit


so, what should put in??
Forum: Backup and Restore 15 Nov 2009
Replies: 14
Views: 3,451
Posted By Howzits
Create a System Image problem

HP Pavillion Notebook
Win 7 Ult
using ext HD
Zonealarm Extreme


tried this once and it worked

next time got errors
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