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Forum: Network & Sharing 24 Apr 2013
Replies: 1
Views: 1,161
Posted By pillyg
I had two network drivers (Realtek and Atheros)....

I had two network drivers (Realtek and Atheros). I updated the Realtek and that seemed to fix it. I am now getting 100% of what I should get.
Forum: Network & Sharing 24 Apr 2013
Replies: 1
Views: 1,161
Posted By pillyg
Atheros Wireless Adapter Slowing Down

Hello, I have an Atheros AR9258 Network Adapter on a Lenovo Z560 laptop.

I recently noticed that my internet speed was very slow, so I went to Speedtest.net. I found out that I am only getting 1/4...
Forum: Installation & Setup 10 Jul 2012
Replies: 23
Views: 2,799
Posted By pillyg
I assume it went to the W drive. My computer...

I assume it went to the W drive.
My computer can not boot off of USB drives.

I now have a problem with Windows 7. When I select to boot it in the select OS menu, it starts booting like normal,...
Forum: Installation & Setup 09 Jul 2012
Replies: 23
Views: 2,799
Posted By pillyg
I tried booting from the disk but it never...

I tried booting from the disk but it never completed. It got stuck at 11% or 13% or 33% and never went past that. I tried about 5 disks and they all froze. I followed the instructions from...
Forum: Installation & Setup 09 Jul 2012
Replies: 23
Views: 2,799
Posted By pillyg
Everything works perfectly now!! I uninstalled W8...

Everything works perfectly now!! I uninstalled W8 then reinstalled. I first tried with a dvd but that didn't work. The next 2 dvds I tried didn't work either. I eventually installed by extracting the...
Forum: Installation & Setup 09 Jul 2012
Replies: 23
Views: 2,799
Posted By pillyg
I got the ISO from the microsoft site and no I...

I got the ISO from the microsoft site and no I wasn't booting from the DVD.

Everything works now except in the choose OS menu and in msconfig, windows 7 shows up 2 times.
Forum: Installation & Setup 08 Jul 2012
Replies: 23
Views: 2,799
Posted By pillyg
When I try to run the automatic repair it crashes...

When I try to run the automatic repair it crashes instantly giving the error code 80070490.

What I would ultimately like is Windows 7 Home premium and Windows 8 to both work. I would like to...
Forum: Installation & Setup 08 Jul 2012
Replies: 23
Views: 2,799
Posted By pillyg
Thank you all!! I can now boot into W7 or...

Thank you all!!

I can now boot into W7 or W8. After I turn on the computer, there is a BIOS type screen that lets me choose W7 W7 or W8.

Yes that is right. There are 2 options for W7. The...
Forum: Installation & Setup 08 Jul 2012
Replies: 23
Views: 2,799
Posted By pillyg
Alright I will try the BCD program. Thanks so...

Alright I will try the BCD program. Thanks so much for your help it works now!!

Gregrocker,

I have recovery disks just in case. If I uninstall win8 what exactly will happen to by HDD and the...
Forum: Installation & Setup 08 Jul 2012
Replies: 23
Views: 2,799
Posted By pillyg
Alright, thanks WHS. That booted me into Windows...

Alright, thanks WHS. That booted me into Windows 7. Is there a way to keep both partitions active or inactive so I can choose which OS to boot into?


If I select which partitions are on and off I...
Forum: Installation & Setup 08 Jul 2012
Replies: 23
Views: 2,799
Posted By pillyg
I will try that but I would like to choose what...

I will try that but I would like to choose what OS I boot into so both would have to be active for that. From what I have read, I should get a place to choose W7 or W8.

The C drive contains...
Forum: Installation & Setup 08 Jul 2012
Replies: 23
Views: 2,799
Posted By pillyg
220427 No problem

220427

No problem
Forum: Installation & Setup 08 Jul 2012
Replies: 23
Views: 2,799
Posted By pillyg
220415 Here it is I am 99% sure I...

220415

Here it is

I am 99% sure I didn't over ride because I named the partition windows 8 and selected that partition when I install W8.

All of the W7 files are still on the C drive
Forum: Installation & Setup 08 Jul 2012
Replies: 23
Views: 2,799
Posted By pillyg
Dual Boot Problem with windows 8

Hello all,

This could go here or in the eightforums but anyway, my computer came with windows 7 Home Premium pre-installed. I just installed the Windows 8 preview in a 2nd partition. I am not able...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 19 Jun 2011
Replies: 4
Views: 2,000
Posted By pillyg
I ended up reinstalling windows from the recovery...

I ended up reinstalling windows from the recovery partition. My computer had a one touch recovery button (thank goodness). I would have done that sooner, but I made a RESTORE disk instead of a...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 19 Jun 2011
Replies: 4
Views: 2,000
Posted By pillyg
Never mind. I fixed it. Moderators can...

Never mind. I fixed it. Moderators can close/delete this topic.
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 19 Jun 2011
Replies: 4
Views: 2,000
Posted By pillyg
Windows won't even boot in safe mood

Hi, I have a Lenovo Z560 laptop
Quad core i5-480m 2.67 Ghz
4gb DDR3
500gb HDD
Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit.
Intel HD graphics ( :( )

A few days ago I got the "iertutil.dll could not be...
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