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Forum: Customization 18 Mar 2011
Replies: 13
Views: 3,882
Posted By HaGGardSmurf
Sorry I didnt realize I had the word taskbar in...

Sorry I didnt realize I had the word taskbar in the first post.

I want to do this on my start menu.
Forum: Customization 16 Mar 2011
Replies: 13
Views: 3,882
Posted By HaGGardSmurf
Thats what I want to do, however I dont want it...

Thats what I want to do, however I dont want it on my taskbar I want it on my start menu.
Forum: Customization 16 Mar 2011
Replies: 13
Views: 3,882
Posted By HaGGardSmurf
Custom Start Menu Folder

In my start menu I'd like to pin a folder or something that I can put my mouse over and it will expand and have a bunch of applications that I frequently use inside.

Like when I go Start > Paint...
Forum: Drivers 07 Mar 2011
Replies: 11
Views: 1,937
Posted By HaGGardSmurf
I'm pretty sure SP1 is just a pack of all the...

I'm pretty sure SP1 is just a pack of all the hotfixes etc so if you have auto updates enabled you are basically on SP 1 since all the minor patches and bugfixes get automatically applied in the...
Forum: Drivers 03 Mar 2011
Replies: 11
Views: 1,937
Posted By HaGGardSmurf
Same with me, it just stopped working all...

Same with me, it just stopped working all together. I reinstalled drivers, used other third party drivers etc nothing...
Forum: Drivers 01 Mar 2011
Replies: 11
Views: 1,937
Posted By HaGGardSmurf
Nope, under windows edition it just says: ...

Nope, under windows edition it just says:

Windows 7 Ultimate
Copyright 2009 Microsoft

Dont see any SP1

My Windows experience is 7.3 though :)
Forum: Drivers 28 Feb 2011
Replies: 11
Views: 1,937
Posted By HaGGardSmurf
I'm not sure if I installed SP1, I have auto...

I'm not sure if I installed SP1, I have auto updates turned on, so it may have installed on its own?

I lent the receiver to a friend of mine who said he couldn't connect but I dont think he...
Forum: Drivers 20 Feb 2011
Replies: 11
Views: 1,937
Posted By HaGGardSmurf
Dont think so, I believe I turned system restore...

Dont think so, I believe I turned system restore or whatever off, since I'm using an SSD.

Also, I didnt install anything that I can remember. I dont even think I had any windows updates...
Forum: Drivers 20 Feb 2011
Replies: 11
Views: 1,937
Posted By HaGGardSmurf
Want My 360 Gaming Receiver To Work Again

I have a 360 wireless gaming receiver which used to work, and my controller was connected. I turned off my comp one day, then turned it back on in the morning, proceeded to turn on my controller and...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 11 Feb 2011
Replies: 4
Views: 2,485
Posted By HaGGardSmurf
Fix Slow Boot (Tuner Card Problem)

I have a hauppauge 2250 installed in my pc.

I have an SSD as my boot drive, and with the card unplugged the windows 7 animation shows, once it finishes playing I see the welcome screen for a split...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 01 Feb 2011
Replies: 2
Views: 1,365
Posted By HaGGardSmurf
Startup Problems?

I have an OCZ Agility 2 60 GB as my boot drive, with windows installed.

I've benchmarked the drive and it's on par with what it should be. Anyhow when I boot windows 7, from the moment it says...
Forum: Installation & Setup 11 Jan 2011
Replies: 26
Views: 3,410
Posted By HaGGardSmurf
Ive been looking around and it seems like the...

Ive been looking around and it seems like the live usb is more trouble than its worth.

I was wanting to boot into windows and directly into a couple app's supplied by my motherboard manufacturer...
Forum: Installation & Setup 10 Jan 2011
Replies: 26
Views: 3,410
Posted By HaGGardSmurf
I said I am installing ubuntu on my XP hard...

I said I am installing ubuntu on my XP hard drive. which is my 320gb, completely separate from my 750gb which will contain windows 7.

750GB - Windows 7, first boot priority main OS
320gb - XP,...
Forum: Installation & Setup 10 Jan 2011
Replies: 26
Views: 3,410
Posted By HaGGardSmurf
I never got around to messing with windows. What...

I never got around to messing with windows. What I'm going to do is format my 300 gb hard drive, move whatever files over there, wipe my 750gb hard drive, install win 7 (320gb hdd unplugged) move my...
Forum: Installation & Setup 04 Jan 2011
Replies: 26
Views: 3,410
Posted By HaGGardSmurf
Tried, didnt work Done, and verified...

Tried, didnt work



Done, and verified in disk management in win 7 that my partition is active (only 1 partition on this hdd anyhow) Ran 3 times, didnt do anything. Infact every time I ran it I...
Forum: Installation & Setup 02 Jan 2011
Replies: 26
Views: 3,410
Posted By HaGGardSmurf
Well like I've said multiple times in this...

Well like I've said multiple times in this thread.

My repair disk over wrote my windows xp boot loader. Thus I boot my 320 gig hard drive and it boots my windows 7 install which is on my 750 gig...
Forum: Installation & Setup 02 Jan 2011
Replies: 26
Views: 3,410
Posted By HaGGardSmurf
Well I have about 60 gigs free on my 320gb hard...

Well I have about 60 gigs free on my 320gb hard drive right now, and can clear another 160gigs

Which would give me about 220gb
I have about 250gb of stuff I'd like to keep.

I guess I can copy...
Forum: Installation & Setup 02 Jan 2011
Replies: 26
Views: 3,410
Posted By HaGGardSmurf
So do you think what I suggested will work? ...

So do you think what I suggested will work?

What I'm thinking:

1) Use disk management create a 300gb partition (only have 350 gigs of free space on this HDD)
2) Install win 7 on the 300gb...
Forum: Installation & Setup 01 Jan 2011
Replies: 26
Views: 3,410
Posted By HaGGardSmurf
Well when you install ubuntu you can do it...

Well when you install ubuntu you can do it automatically or manually. I did it automatically, it resized my windows 7 partition down to about 600gb and made a new 150gb partition for ubuntu.

The...
Forum: Installation & Setup 01 Jan 2011
Replies: 26
Views: 3,410
Posted By HaGGardSmurf
Tried the repair tool, rebooted it didnt work. ...

Tried the repair tool, rebooted it didnt work.

Then I did the repair tool, reboot (to dvd) repair tool, reboot (to dvd), repair tool, reboot. That didnt work.

Each and every time I tried to use...
Forum: Installation & Setup 01 Jan 2011
Replies: 26
Views: 3,410
Posted By HaGGardSmurf
My win 7 partition is marked as active. I'll...

My win 7 partition is marked as active.

I'll try in a little bit, I got some things I'm in the middle of right now.

Anyhow, since its been marked active already, I should go into the repair...
Forum: Installation & Setup 01 Jan 2011
Replies: 26
Views: 3,410
Posted By HaGGardSmurf
Ohh, I was supposed to use the startup repair? ...

Ohh, I was supposed to use the startup repair?

I thought I was supposed to use fix mbr and fix boot 3 times?

Last time I tried startup repair it said something about windows being unable to...
Forum: Installation & Setup 01 Jan 2011
Replies: 26
Views: 3,410
Posted By HaGGardSmurf
I made it active, that went fine (I'm pretty sure...

I made it active, that went fine (I'm pretty sure it was active before)

I did fixboot then fix mbr
rebooted
tried again
rebooted did it multiple times
fixboot fixmbr
fixboot fixmbr
fixboot...
Forum: Installation & Setup 29 Dec 2010
Replies: 26
Views: 3,410
Posted By HaGGardSmurf
Thats the thing, I have 2 seperate HDD's because...

Thats the thing, I have 2 seperate HDD's because IMO its much easier to use the bios to select what to boot (selecting what HDD)

Using disk management I cant make my partition active. Hell I cant...
Forum: Installation & Setup 29 Dec 2010
Replies: 26
Views: 3,410
Posted By HaGGardSmurf
Bootloader Issues

Hey guy's I wanted to try out Ubuntu so I made a live USB, installed it, but I wasn't paying attention and I installed grub (ubuntu boot loader) over my windows 7 boot loader.

Current Setup:
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