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Forum: BSOD Help and Support 05 Mar 2015
Replies: 5
Views: 307
Posted By Tinsby
Arc, Thanks but oddly the antivirus only shows...

Arc,
Thanks but oddly the antivirus only shows in services not start up. I realize you are trying to troubleshoot the cause, disabling all of them, might be OK for the short term and re-enabling...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 05 Mar 2015
Replies: 5
Views: 307
Posted By Tinsby
Seems a given, but if I disable all the programs...

Seems a given, but if I disable all the programs listed in "services" they will never start unless I do it manually?

Also ran the Intel program for the SSD it was up to date so nothing happened...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 03 Mar 2015
Replies: 5
Views: 307
Posted By Tinsby
BSOD on wake-up from Hibernate or random times using computer

Just started getting BSOD's on wake-up from hibernation or just browsing the web. I haven't added anything new in the way of programs that I can relate it to.

Blue Screen viewer points me to...
Forum: Software 29 Dec 2014
Replies: 5
Views: 510
Posted By Tinsby
The solution was : START | CONTROL PANEL |...

The solution was :

START | CONTROL PANEL | DEFAULT PROGRAMS | SET PROGRAM ACCESS ETC. | CUSTOM ...... choose WMP from the listings.
Forum: Software 29 Dec 2014
Replies: 5
Views: 510
Posted By Tinsby
Sorry but no joy

Following your instructions I get no " Open with" option no matter what I do. That does work for a file but not a CD/ DVD or so it seems.

Regards,

J T
Forum: Software 29 Dec 2014
Replies: 5
Views: 510
Posted By Tinsby
Thanks but no luck there

The page(s) aren't appicable to the problem there is no way to choose WMP from the list.

But thanks anyway!

J T
Forum: Software 28 Dec 2014
Replies: 5
Views: 510
Posted By Tinsby
File Assocations tab missing in WMP 12 choices

I wanted to change the file association in WMP 12 so it would play a DVD when one is inserted. Going to Default Programs, in the start menu doesn't help me, WMP isn't in the list of default programs,...
Forum: General Discussion 25 Nov 2014
Replies: 16
Views: 654
Posted By Tinsby
Got it sorted but only after a re-install

gregrocker,

I was able to shrink the C partition using Partition Wizard with no trouble, nice program!

But, I was unable to shrink, move, extend, expand, stretch or do anything with my Linux...
Forum: General Discussion 24 Nov 2014
Replies: 16
Views: 654
Posted By Tinsby
gregrocker, I was able to shrink the C drive...

gregrocker,

I was able to shrink the C drive down to 100GB, with the great PW, which will be more than enough over provisioning for it. I only intend to add 1 other program to it and I am done.
...
Forum: General Discussion 24 Nov 2014
Replies: 16
Views: 654
Posted By Tinsby
Hi! The SSD is connected to the 1st of 6 SATA...

Hi!
The SSD is connected to the 1st of 6 SATA ports not the 2 that are marked "speeding"
Drivers installed afaik yes
Intel rapid Storage Technology not so sure about that one :/
Forum: General Discussion 23 Nov 2014
Replies: 16
Views: 654
Posted By Tinsby
OK

DM won't let me shrink the C any smaller than it is, it must be using the files it surely isn't full. The OS and all my programs only use 41GB.

So I will use PW to do the work and maybe Gparted...
Forum: General Discussion 23 Nov 2014
Replies: 16
Views: 654
Posted By Tinsby
Here you go...

Here's the screenshot you asked for. As you can see my storage drive is a separate HDD not a partition on the SSD. You can also see that I was never able sort out making the SSD Drive 0 and not Drive...
Forum: General Discussion 22 Nov 2014
Replies: 16
Views: 654
Posted By Tinsby
Shrinking my 7 partition, where do I want the unallocated space to be?

My 7 install to my SSD didn't go exactly as I'd like. The OS is on a huge partition I want to shrink it using Partition Wizard.

I see from reading about it, you can either have the unallocated,...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 21 Nov 2014
Replies: 18
Views: 1,006
Posted By Tinsby
TVeblen, Forgot to ask this before.. why...

TVeblen,

Forgot to ask this before.. why should I have formatted it to? Another primary? I can easily blow it out and reformat it I have all the backups.

Tnx!
Forum: Hardware & Devices 21 Nov 2014
Replies: 18
Views: 1,006
Posted By Tinsby
Sorry but no joy

Hi TVeblen,

I used your method above word by word on my system today, unfortunately it didn't work. I'm glad it did for you but for some reason no luck on this end. But thank you for all the time...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 21 Nov 2014
Replies: 18
Views: 1,006
Posted By Tinsby
The neverending story...

Well that's what I have, the SSD is first in the boot order in the BIOS. The trouble occurs when the BIOS doesn't recognize the HDD, it will 'see' one or the other but at times not both! I can fool...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 21 Nov 2014
Replies: 18
Views: 1,006
Posted By Tinsby
HI TVeblen, Not sure if I actually have a...

HI TVeblen,

Not sure if I actually have a SATA port 0 on the board I'll have to look in the manual. Mine are numbered 1 thru 6 as I recall.

In step 3 of your "how to".. wouldn't the SSD...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 20 Nov 2014
Replies: 18
Views: 1,006
Posted By Tinsby
Now I have the HDD back again in boot up..

Now after mucking around in the BIOS, I have my HDD visible again to the OS.

Don't ask me why but it is. At one point in the BIOS I changed the setting to RAID, but never booted it that way. Upon...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 20 Nov 2014
Replies: 18
Views: 1,006
Posted By Tinsby
More info...

Hello again,

I didn't format the drive as GPT that's one thing I am certain of.

Here's the way it all started:

I bought an SSD, I was told to enable AHCI before I put the OS/ Win 7 on to...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 20 Nov 2014
Replies: 18
Views: 1,006
Posted By Tinsby
Thanks both of you! Sorry to say that I have...

Thanks both of you!

Sorry to say that I have not been able to get the SSD to 'stick' as Drive "0" The only way is to unplug the other drive and let the SSD be the only one. I have restarted the...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 20 Nov 2014
Replies: 18
Views: 1,006
Posted By Tinsby
Why does my new storage drive appear 1st in puter mgmt?

I now have an SSD as the boot drive and a 500GB as a storage drive. Why does the SSD show up as DRIVE "1" and not DRIVE "0" in "Computer Management?'

Thought reversing the the SATA cables would...
Forum: General Discussion 12 Nov 2014
Replies: 15
Views: 1,171
Posted By Tinsby
Thank you for making it more clear than I did! :D...

Thank you for making it more clear than I did! :D Your assesment is exactly on point!

Cheers
Forum: General Discussion 11 Nov 2014
Replies: 15
Views: 1,171
Posted By Tinsby
Thanks again I am ready to give it a try. Great...

Thanks again I am ready to give it a try. Great stuff and most appreciated.

Regards
Forum: General Discussion 08 Nov 2014
Replies: 15
Views: 1,171
Posted By Tinsby
Fine thank you both, but will this program allow...

Fine thank you both, but will this program allow me to accidentally remove necessary data from the partition? Or does it 'self protect' as Win 7 Management is doing? I don't want to cause damage to a...
Forum: General Discussion 08 Nov 2014
Replies: 15
Views: 1,171
Posted By Tinsby
More information

First off I chose the wrong screenshot to send with my post, I agree that one doesn't show the info needed.

I have replaced the original post with a capture done today, and it bears out what I...
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