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Forum: General Discussion 20 Minutes Ago
Replies: 5
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Posted By gregrocker
May be enjoying better lower back support from...

May be enjoying better lower back support from the way it looks, Jack. I always want a chair with lower back support and enough adjustment in the back so that I can make it rod-straight. I won't...
Forum: Installation & Setup 31 Minutes Ago
Replies: 31
Views: 354
Posted By gregrocker
Unless you wanted to install Win7 on the 32gb SSD...

Unless you wanted to install Win7 on the 32gb SSD (which we've helped do a few times) then you'll have no more space by unRAIDing the MSATA since the SSD would just go unused unless you'd format it...
Forum: Installation & Setup 1 Hour Ago
Replies: 2
Views: 154
Posted By gregrocker
The error is almost always a bad installer. ...

The error is almost always a bad installer. Start over with a fresh ISO for your licensed version written to stick with the tool from Steps 1 and 2 of Clean Reinstall - Factory OEM Windows 7....
Forum: Installation & Setup 1 Hour Ago
Replies: 31
Views: 354
Posted By gregrocker
I'm not sure what's on your 32gb caching drive...

I'm not sure what's on your 32gb caching drive then, or why there's an 8gb drive showing. Is it possibly a flash stick or card in the slot?

Do you have issues with the MSATA configuration that...
Forum: Installation & Setup 1 Hour Ago
Replies: 3
Views: 123
Posted By gregrocker
Which of the few extra expensive features do you...

Which of the few extra expensive features do you really need, as otherwise its the same exact OS? Compare Windows 7 Editions - Windows 7 Forums...
Forum: Installation & Setup 1 Hour Ago
Replies: 9
Views: 161
Posted By gregrocker
The Recov partition may not boot if you convert...

The Recov partition may not boot if you convert it to Logical or move it by extended C into the Unallocated. Better to create a Data partition in the Unallocated space unless you want to test if the...
Forum: General Discussion 2 Hours Ago
Replies: 7
Views: 170
Posted By gregrocker
It looks correct. Disk Check shouldn't...

It looks correct.

Disk Check shouldn't take 2 hours on a 500gb HD. Did you watch what it found? Look at the Check Disk (chkdsk) Event Viewer Log....
Forum: Installation & Setup 2 Hours Ago
Replies: 16
Views: 216
Posted By gregrocker
If DISK1 is an external drive then it's had an OS...

If DISK1 is an external drive then it's had an OS installed upon it judging by the System REserved partition which is now deleted. This means that since the drive was not wiped it could have boot...
Forum: Installation & Setup 2 Hours Ago
Replies: 31
Views: 354
Posted By gregrocker
That 8gb internal DISK0 is not your RAM. ...

That 8gb internal DISK0 is not your RAM.

Is your PC still under warranty, as I'd ask tech support what it is if so?

If not look at where you paging file is located now in Virtual Memory...
Forum: Installation & Setup 8 Hours Ago
Replies: 31
Views: 354
Posted By gregrocker
If your goal is to reinstall then follow the...

If your goal is to reinstall then follow the tutorials for reinstalling to MSATA.
Forum: General Discussion 12 Hours Ago
Replies: 7
Views: 170
Posted By gregrocker
The reason will almost always be immediately...

The reason will almost always be immediately obvious when we see the Disk Mgmt screenshot. You shouldn't need to use more than Disk Mgmt tools to shrink and create a partition, but something is awry...
Forum: General Discussion 12 Hours Ago
Replies: 6
Views: 174
Posted By gregrocker
Do you have pop-ups blocked in your browser...

Do you have pop-ups blocked in your browser settings? For Firefox it's under Tools>Options>Content.
Forum: Installation & Setup 13 Hours Ago
Replies: 31
Views: 354
Posted By gregrocker
Wolfgang he has already unRAIDED it which is why...

Wolfgang he has already unRAIDED it which is why the caching SSD is showing up in Disk Mgmt. This was accomplished by turning off Intel Rapid Storage Technology (RAID) in BIOS or elsewhere.

The...
Forum: Installation & Setup 13 Hours Ago
Replies: 9
Views: 1,270
Posted By gregrocker
Your System drive which is booting Windows should...

Your System drive which is booting Windows should be marked System Active. Post back a screenshot if you want us to look it over for you. What makes you think you have a hidden Recovery partition...
Forum: Installation & Setup 13 Hours Ago
Replies: 31
Views: 354
Posted By gregrocker
If you don't want to use the IRST RAID for...

If you don't want to use the IRST RAID for caching, then Clean Reinstall - Factory OEM Windows 7...
Forum: Installation & Setup 13 Hours Ago
Replies: 16
Views: 216
Posted By gregrocker
It looks correct. Again all you needed to do was...

It looks correct. Again all you needed to do was delete the last two partitions in Disk Mgmt, extend C. No need for a special program at all.

The 100mb on the second hard drive is too small to...
Forum: Installation & Setup 1 Day Ago
Replies: 9
Views: 161
Posted By gregrocker
How exactly was the Lenovo Recovery partition...

How exactly was the Lenovo Recovery partition transferred to the new HD, because unless you've tested it chances are it will not boot. I also have never heard of an 8gb flash partition so don't know...
Forum: Installation & Setup 1 Day Ago
Replies: 16
Views: 216
Posted By gregrocker
Just delete the last two partitions in Disk Mgmt....

Just delete the last two partitions in Disk Mgmt. The mystery second System Reserved partition has no System or Active flag so is useless and can be deleted easily. The Logical (green border) will...
Forum: General Discussion 1 Day Ago
Replies: 1
Views: 109
Posted By gregrocker
Work through these steps for Sleep Mode Problems....

Work through these steps for Sleep Mode Problems. (http://www.vistax64.com/tutorials/63567-power-options-sleep-mode-problems.html)

In addition check the logs, system resources, establish a Clean...
Forum: General Discussion 1 Day Ago
Replies: 8
Views: 196
Posted By gregrocker
No CCleaner issues for Disk or Registry cleaner. ...

No CCleaner issues for Disk or Registry cleaner.

I would use MSE or Panda Cloud for free lightweight performance AV. If you get infected add Malwarebytes Real Time protection and no more...
Forum: Installation & Setup 1 Day Ago
Replies: 31
Views: 354
Posted By gregrocker
Such a small SSD is actually a chip on the HD or...

Such a small SSD is actually a chip on the HD or mobo for paging file, and requires special installation steps in Install Windows on MSATA (SSD) Drive - Windows 7 Help Forums...
Forum: Installation & Setup 1 Day Ago
Replies: 8
Views: 232
Posted By gregrocker
If you didn't make the repairs then neither the...

If you didn't make the repairs then neither the SSD or the 2tb HD OS's are able to boot themselves but are being booted via the Z partition. It would be better to make them independently bootable...
Forum: Installation & Setup 1 Day Ago
Replies: 7
Views: 2,567
Posted By gregrocker
Make sure you followed exactly only Option One in...

Make sure you followed exactly only Option One in UEFI Bootable USB Flash Drive - Create in Windows (http://www.eightforums.com/tutorials/15458-uefi-bootable-usb-flash-drive-create-windows.html)
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Forum: Installation & Setup 1 Day Ago
Replies: 8
Views: 232
Posted By gregrocker
All are being booted by Z as signified by the...

All are being booted by Z as signified by the System label on it. Is it even an OS partition?

Before doing anything else lets see a screenshot of Disk Mgmt from the other Win7.

To make the...
Forum: System Security 1 Day Ago
Replies: 156
Views: 1,693
Posted By gregrocker
I must have missed where you did a Clean...

I must have missed where you did a Clean Reinstall after I already explained that having a windows.old folder means the partition wasn't even formatted :rolleyes: So don't misrepresent that you have...
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