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Forum: Backup and Restore 06 Jan 2014
Replies: 3
Views: 533
Posted By Riggers
That's perfect. A couple of clicks and all...

That's perfect.

A couple of clicks and all the folders / files you want are copied, renamed or deleted between A and B. I can use the 'Echo' option to keep B (my backup) in sync with A (my...
Forum: Backup and Restore 06 Jan 2014
Replies: 3
Views: 533
Posted By Riggers
Simple back up solution

I know there are loads of recommended backup programs out there but I'm looking for a really simple solution to keep a big drive full of pictures and videos backed up regularly. And I'm looking for...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 08 Nov 2013
Replies: 22
Views: 916
Posted By Riggers
Am not sure what that means?

Am not sure what that means?
Forum: Hardware & Devices 08 Nov 2013
Replies: 22
Views: 916
Posted By Riggers
Yeh, I've already resigned myself to having to...

Yeh, I've already resigned myself to having to reconfigure Lightroom. Part of that is easy but another bit is very time consuming (a known issue and feature request Adobe have not responded to).
...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 08 Nov 2013
Replies: 22
Views: 916
Posted By Riggers
My old drive is now using letter W and wasn't...

My old drive is now using letter W and wasn't connected so I just connected it and ran diskpart. The disks now listed are:
0 = my vertex SSD with OS on C drive
1 = my new crucial ssd currently...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 07 Nov 2013
Replies: 22
Views: 916
Posted By Riggers
USB DLM didn't work. I already checked the boot...

USB DLM didn't work. I already checked the boot priority in the BIOS and also used F12 during boot up which lets you override the boot priority and select the drive you want to boot from. None of...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 07 Nov 2013
Replies: 22
Views: 916
Posted By Riggers
Would that teally help when I no longer have any...

Would that teally help when I no longer have any USB drives, just 2 SSDs? I guess I can give it a try tonight when I get home.
Forum: Hardware & Devices 07 Nov 2013
Replies: 22
Views: 916
Posted By Riggers
I'm not trying to do anything with my OS or my C...

I'm not trying to do anything with my OS or my C drive. I had a V drive with photos and video, a portable usb 1TB drive. I'm simply upgrading that drive from a usb drive to a crucial m500. perhaps...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 06 Nov 2013
Replies: 22
Views: 916
Posted By Riggers
I also know it something to do with this machine...

I also know it something to do with this machine since I happen to have another brand new machine with a Vertex SSD as C drive and have been able to attach my Crucial SSD and run it on there as drive...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 06 Nov 2013
Replies: 22
Views: 916
Posted By Riggers
Thanks for trying to help me rvcjew. I'm not...

Thanks for trying to help me rvcjew.

I'm not sure I follow but I'll explain how my system was set up.

When it was built there was just a 128GB Vertex SSD in it as the c drive. Then it was...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 06 Nov 2013
Replies: 22
Views: 916
Posted By Riggers
OK I decided to chance my luck and deleted ALL...

OK I decided to chance my luck and deleted ALL data under mounted devices that did not look like it had anything to do with my C drive. Then I disconnected all portable drives just leaving my 2...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 06 Nov 2013
Replies: 22
Views: 916
Posted By Riggers
Can anyone tell me if it's safe to delete all the...

Can anyone tell me if it's safe to delete all the data listed under HKLM\SYSTEM\mounted device? I'm hoping this will force my system to start playing nicely and let me assign whatever drive letter I...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 06 Nov 2013
Replies: 22
Views: 916
Posted By Riggers
Could those "??" entries have something to do...

Could those "??" entries have something to do with how Windows is remembering what was connected to the V Drive? I didn't dare trying to delete them in case Windows wouldn't boot.

What seems...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 05 Nov 2013
Replies: 22
Views: 916
Posted By Riggers
Right now it's changed to P while I'm copying the...

Right now it's changed to P while I'm copying the data back (no V drive) and there's no V drive listed in there. There's all sorts of other obscure entries though. Here's an extract:

Windows...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 05 Nov 2013
Replies: 22
Views: 916
Posted By Riggers
Windows won't boot if SSD drive letter changed

I have my OS on a Vertext SSD C drive and all my files (mainly photos) were on a 1TB portable USB drive.

To make Lightroom run faster when editing huge numbers of photos I decided to upgrade the...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 25 Dec 2011
Replies: 1
Views: 671
Posted By Riggers
No one have any idea about this one?

No one have any idea about this one?
Forum: Hardware & Devices 06 Dec 2011
Replies: 1
Views: 671
Posted By Riggers
ExpressCard and USB Bandwidth

I'm wanting to do a uStream broadcast with 4 different USB HD WebCams. I have a Sony Vaio laptop with 3 USB Ports (I think they all use one controller) so I've tried using a USB hub and splitting...
Forum: Backup and Restore 18 Aug 2011
Replies: 16
Views: 1,981
Posted By Riggers
Everyone seems to be hung up on system images...

Everyone seems to be hung up on system images and, whilst its clearly important to have one, I find the obsession with it a bit geeky to be honest. I'll create an image, rename it (I think I can...
Forum: Backup and Restore 17 Aug 2011
Replies: 16
Views: 1,981
Posted By Riggers
You can kick it all off as part of the same...

You can kick it all off as part of the same operation. Windows creates a system image file and also a file back up file.

This is a laptop that I use on the go all the time, mostly not requiring...
Forum: Backup and Restore 17 Aug 2011
Replies: 16
Views: 1,981
Posted By Riggers
Thanks for the comments guys. Can anyone...

Thanks for the comments guys.

Can anyone answer my question about the W7 incremental back up? Could it be as simple as just plug all my drives in and click back up with the system image option...
Forum: Backup and Restore 17 Aug 2011
Replies: 16
Views: 1,981
Posted By Riggers
Another back up strategy question

This is my first visit to the back up and restore forum so please go easy on me. I've searched the forums to try and get a view on the best way forward but there is so much information in here and...
Forum: Network & Sharing 02 Aug 2011
Replies: 8
Views: 6,834
Posted By Riggers
Solved! After a lot of perseverance and help...

Solved!

After a lot of perseverance and help from my work colleague I finally got it working. I switched off DHCP on my router then manually assigned IPs to every machine on the network whilst...
Forum: Network & Sharing 01 Aug 2011
Replies: 8
Views: 6,834
Posted By Riggers
Well I tried getting rid of the gateway info for...

Well I tried getting rid of the gateway info for the linksys and manually setting the IP and, whilst I then get an internet connection to the sky router i cannot get a connection to the linksys :(
Forum: Network & Sharing 01 Aug 2011
Replies: 8
Views: 6,834
Posted By Riggers
Ok further update is the following advice I have...

Ok further update is the following advice I have from a networking expert at work which is similar to above but simpler:


I'll give this a try tonight and update with how I get on....
Forum: Network & Sharing 01 Aug 2011
Replies: 8
Views: 6,834
Posted By Riggers
Thanks - I'll take a look at that later today....

Thanks - I'll take a look at that later today. However, looking at this thread (http://www.dslreports.com/forum/r20047171-2-Gateways-2-ISPs-2-Routers-1-Network) I suspect the problem lies in the fact...
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