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Forum: System Security 29 Oct 2013
Replies: 0
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Posted By timeless
bitdefender vsserv service stopping randomly for no reason.

just wondering if anyone has experienced the issue where vsserv.exe just stops for no reason occasionally, lve submitted reports to bitdefender themselves and ran the support tool but they say...
Forum: General Discussion 21 Oct 2013
Replies: 0
Views: 205
Posted By timeless
random issue with interrupts causing minor system performance loss.

Recently l reinstalled to resolve some long standing issues l had, the major one being the mkv freezing which might have been down to some tweaks l did in the past going by the fact it has only...
Forum: General Discussion 29 Sep 2013
Replies: 35
Views: 1,137
Posted By timeless
sorry for bringing this thread back from the...

sorry for bringing this thread back from the dead, but lve just reinstalled. the system is completely clean yet the problem still persists. tho it had sort of stopped for a while before l reinstalled...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 16 Sep 2013
Replies: 9
Views: 330
Posted By timeless
l guess its useful my old desktop is on another...

l guess its useful my old desktop is on another hard drive then :p

only thing l have on mine now is a few program icons and maybe several text files with random important stuff in them lol, boot...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 16 Sep 2013
Replies: 9
Views: 330
Posted By timeless
l dont actually use those folders.. the AppData...

l dont actually use those folders.. the AppData folder pretty much has 99% of the space (2.4GB) taken up by my profile in it. in fact between AppData and Desktop the space used is 99% and 0.7% with...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 16 Sep 2013
Replies: 9
Views: 330
Posted By timeless
l only have little over 100meg on my desktop. l...

l only have little over 100meg on my desktop. l stored my old desktop on another drive and l seem to clutter it allot less since lol, that being said l assume that the whole user folder and...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 16 Sep 2013
Replies: 9
Views: 330
Posted By timeless
thanks gregrocker, managed to reclaim 2gb by...

thanks gregrocker, managed to reclaim 2gb by removing service pack backups, but l guess there isnt a whole lot more l can do.. just wish l had money for a bigger SSD 60gb doesnt seem to be enough any...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 16 Sep 2013
Replies: 9
Views: 330
Posted By timeless
reclaiming space

Hi, lm just wondering if there are any good tutorials on reclaiming hard drive space.

basically lve only got like 22GB left and lve looked into all the usual suspects like checking on programs l...
Forum: Software 24 Aug 2013
Replies: 2
Views: 496
Posted By timeless
l couldnt get it to work as it only installed...

l couldnt get it to work as it only installed browser plugins, only by installing and extracting from the standalone play from Flash Professional CC could l get one that actually worked which is...
Forum: General Discussion 24 Aug 2013
Replies: 3
Views: 311
Posted By timeless
thats the one l was looking for, just couldnt...

thats the one l was looking for, just couldnt remember what it was called.. managed to free up 3gb so far, might have to uninstall a few odds and ends until l can afford like a 200gb SSD.


edit:...
Forum: General Discussion 24 Aug 2013
Replies: 3
Views: 311
Posted By timeless
program that shows space usage

to elaborate, l remember someone linking me to a program which showed what space was used and where, reason l need to know is lve suddenly lost 7gb of space on my 60gb SSD and lve no clue where and...
Forum: Software 19 Aug 2013
Replies: 2
Views: 496
Posted By timeless
Macromedia Flash Player

lm trying to find out where the installation directory is for the standalone macromedia flash player. l had one with Flash MX which is pretty dated now so any newer flash that opens through it...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 16 Aug 2013
Replies: 32
Views: 2,102
Posted By timeless
while its not showing the scan disk prompt any...

while its not showing the scan disk prompt any more when plugged in it stopped near virtually near the end of the bad sector scan.. left it there for a good 30mins but didnt move, maybe the drive...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 15 Aug 2013
Replies: 32
Views: 2,102
Posted By timeless
three quaters of the way through scandisk (with...

three quaters of the way through scandisk (with the scanning of bad sectors option checked) been 5ish hours since l started but its not thrown off any problems yet.

tbh l think it was a file...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 15 Aug 2013
Replies: 32
Views: 2,102
Posted By timeless
took nearly 16 hours but finally backed up the...

took nearly 16 hours but finally backed up the drive also quick formatted the drive then ran scandisk.

the drive hasnt given off any errors since the format or at least no errors were picked up by...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 13 Aug 2013
Replies: 32
Views: 2,102
Posted By timeless
l should be able to do that tomorrow at some...

l should be able to do that tomorrow at some point. lm just wondering if it is down to the adapter considering its a cheapie from ebay, might be worth running scan disk while in the caddy just to see...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 13 Aug 2013
Replies: 32
Views: 2,102
Posted By timeless
thats the sort of thing l have, it was the only...

thats the sort of thing l have, it was the only thing that allowed me to partition the drive, however lve got my hands on a caddy for the drive that says it supports 3TB or larger drives.

tho l am...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 12 Aug 2013
Replies: 32
Views: 2,102
Posted By timeless
a surface test looks to take 30 hours :/ l...

a surface test looks to take 30 hours :/ l couldnt get it to go past a certain record annoyingly..

regardless.. l didnt want to spend out more but lve scraped some cash from my budget and grabbed...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 12 Aug 2013
Replies: 32
Views: 2,102
Posted By timeless
what options would l need to use to scan the...

what options would l need to use to scan the drive? as lve no problems with creating a live disk to try this (just as long as scanning wont cause issues lol).


Edit:

l tried loading the live...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 12 Aug 2013
Replies: 32
Views: 2,102
Posted By timeless
lve no problems at all booting into the disk, it...

lve no problems at all booting into the disk, it just doesnt show my externally connected drive.
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 12 Aug 2013
Replies: 32
Views: 2,102
Posted By timeless
problem is l cant seem to access the drive...

problem is l cant seem to access the drive outside of windows on either system so any tool l run has to be within windows.
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 12 Aug 2013
Replies: 32
Views: 2,102
Posted By timeless
funnily enough ld already ran that test with no...

funnily enough ld already ran that test with no issue.. yet it still wants me to run a disk check and still stops at one particular record.
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 11 Aug 2013
Replies: 32
Views: 2,102
Posted By timeless
cant seem to get it to pick up with the dos tools...

cant seem to get it to pick up with the dos tools in dos, that being said its not picking it up as connected in bios either which is annoying. however l did a short generic test in windows with the...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 11 Aug 2013
Replies: 32
Views: 2,102
Posted By timeless
lm not made of money lol. like l said tho it...

lm not made of money lol.

like l said tho it wants to run chkdsk but it seems to stop on one record using it in windows, is there a tool l could use to scan the drive and find out the issue? ld...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 11 Aug 2013
Replies: 32
Views: 2,102
Posted By timeless
ld been using the windows version, but like l...

ld been using the windows version, but like l said its weird whenever l use chkdsk it always stops at a certain record l have it set to check for file system errors.

but if seatools has a chance...
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