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Forum: Installation & Setup 04 Mar 2010
Replies: 4
Views: 777
Posted By MasterEvilAce
Did you ever fix this?

Did you ever fix this?
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 15 Feb 2010
Replies: 18
Views: 32,529
Posted By MasterEvilAce
This also solved my original problem, too. ...

This also solved my original problem, too.
Thanks
Forum: News 13 Dec 2009
Replies: 13
Views: 7,034
Posted By MasterEvilAce
I would suggest migrating to VB.Net... they have...

I would suggest migrating to VB.Net... they have an Express edition which is completely free to use. Haven't run into any real limitations over the pay version, aside from I believe remote debugging...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 04 Dec 2009
Replies: 1
Views: 1,641
Posted By MasterEvilAce
I am definitely having a similar problem (less...

I am definitely having a similar problem (less files, but a lot of folders also in the mix)

http://www.sevenforums.com/performance-maintenance/35758-explorer-slow-sort-folders-files.html
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 07 Nov 2009
Replies: 18
Views: 32,529
Posted By MasterEvilAce
system specs are up to date in my profile. drives...

system specs are up to date in my profile. drives have ~50% or more free space on them.

On XP the folders were snappy. I've never used vista, so I can't comment on how specific the problem is to...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 06 Nov 2009
Replies: 18
Views: 32,529
Posted By MasterEvilAce
Yes, as far as performance goes, explorer sorting...

Yes, as far as performance goes, explorer sorting is the only thing that is slow. Windows Media Player is rubbish on my system as well.. general instability and such. Everything else is fine.

I...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 05 Nov 2009
Replies: 18
Views: 32,529
Posted By MasterEvilAce
Explorer Slow to sort folders/files.

Why is there a huge delay on the sorting of files/folders in windows explorer?

If I enter a folder that has many subfolders and extra files, it seems to load everything at once in alphabetical...
Forum: General Discussion 19 Sep 2009
Replies: 9
Views: 1,448
Posted By MasterEvilAce
You might have to download the Microsoft Update...

You might have to download the Microsoft Update plugin or whatever for Windows Update to deliever updates for Office/ Visual Studio/etc.
Forum: General Discussion 22 Aug 2009
Replies: 1
Views: 2,844
Posted By MasterEvilAce
Windows 7 Bug? HD Spindown

I think hard drive spin down is not working correctly in all instances. Can someone else confirm this?

I have 5 hard drives. If I set them to spin down after 45 minutes of inactivity, they do. I...
Forum: System Security 20 Aug 2009
Replies: 25
Views: 144,002
Posted By MasterEvilAce
I've actually never had that tick box work. XP,...

I've actually never had that tick box work. XP, 7, nada.
I could reopen the same program and still get prompted.
Forum: System Security 19 Aug 2009
Replies: 25
Views: 144,002
Posted By MasterEvilAce
I think he means this. ...

I think he means this.
http://marsbox.com/images/stories/2007/05/Open-File-Security-Warning-1.png

Whenever you try to run an executable (maybe other types as well?) from your desktop, you'll get...
Forum: News 11 Aug 2009
Replies: 15
Views: 2,023
Posted By MasterEvilAce
PLEASE improve excel. The company I work for...

PLEASE improve excel.
The company I work for deals with a LOT of excel reports. When creating SIMPLE graphs and pie charts Excel is terrible. Absolutely terrible. Not only does it take a lot of...
Forum: General Discussion 08 Jul 2009
Replies: 10
Views: 4,006
Posted By MasterEvilAce
If you disable ACPI after having already...

If you disable ACPI after having already installed windows with it ON, then windows will not boot. If you want to disable ACPI, you will want to reinstall windows.

Is your power supply up to par?...
Forum: Chillout Room 07 Jul 2009
Replies: 11
Views: 1,733
Posted By MasterEvilAce
This is very interesting / exciting. Going to...

This is very interesting / exciting.
Going to try this out
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 05 Jul 2009
Replies: 10
Views: 45,609
Posted By MasterEvilAce
Newest logitech software (FROM LOGITECH'S SITE) ...

Newest logitech software (FROM LOGITECH'S SITE)
works great with my Quickcam 9000. The vista 64bit works with windows 7, now
Forum: General Discussion 16 Jun 2009
Replies: 15
Views: 2,331
Posted By MasterEvilAce
7100 is a better experience than 7000 was. Just...

7100 is a better experience than 7000 was. Just run the RC1.
Forum: News 07 Jun 2009
Replies: 30
Views: 5,724
Posted By MasterEvilAce
It's simple. It doesn't matter. As long as it...

It's simple. It doesn't matter. As long as it catches your eye, and you know what it is.. that's all that matters
Forum: Virtualization 04 Jun 2009
Replies: 30
Views: 30,688
Posted By MasterEvilAce
I use VirtualBox to run Windows XP. I had to do...

I use VirtualBox to run Windows XP. I had to do this because I have some VPN applications that don't work in Windows 7. This, however, has let me see some hidden benefits.

First, I keep all of my...
Forum: News 04 Jun 2009
Replies: 83
Views: 10,815
Posted By MasterEvilAce
Bing is not too great. I love how they display...

Bing is not too great. I love how they display and let you interact with images and videos. Their bird's eye view for maps are amazing. Having said that, the general design of the site (the front...
Forum: General Discussion 27 May 2009
Replies: 25
Views: 4,128
Posted By MasterEvilAce
I attempted to install the 4 test updates and the...

I attempted to install the 4 test updates and the IE8 update..
After restart, the update kept stalling configuring at 67%...
Restarted multiple times, same issue. Booted into safe mode, it stalled...
Forum: General Discussion 20 May 2009
Replies: 129
Views: 12,374
Posted By MasterEvilAce
Gotta be fake.. $200 for the starter edition? I...

Gotta be fake.. $200 for the starter edition?
I don't think so.

What I'd like to see (although would PREFER cheaper.. such as not $50 increments.. and would like to see ultimate at ~200$)
...
Forum: General Discussion 20 May 2009
Replies: 8
Views: 7,548
Posted By MasterEvilAce
WINDOWS DEFENDER apparently is set to run at 2AM...

WINDOWS DEFENDER apparently is set to run at 2AM daily. That was another thing I just found that would cause my hard drives to spin up
Forum: General Discussion 11 May 2009
Replies: 5
Views: 7,654
Posted By MasterEvilAce
Won't Successfully Boot ; Last Known Good Configuration

Those two IE8 patches from Windows Update seemed to really kill my system. I don't even use IE.

I installed the patch, restarted, and my computer would not boot. Random services / processes would...
Forum: General Discussion 07 May 2009
Replies: 15
Views: 37,908
Posted By MasterEvilAce
Something I did was.. I read a tutorial on...

Something I did was.. I read a tutorial on "Windows PE" (Preinstallation Environment).. I downloaded the required tools to set me up a disc with vista image file support, and some other things, and...
Forum: General Discussion 07 May 2009
Replies: 7
Views: 2,606
Posted By MasterEvilAce
Where is your taskbar at in that screenshot? Is...

Where is your taskbar at in that screenshot? Is it set to auto-hide? It appears as if windows isn't recalculating where the taskbar is, so it's drawing the transparent aero for the... "old" location...
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