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Forum: General Discussion 05 Feb 2015
Replies: 17
Views: 829
Posted By townsbg
To obtain elevated permissions you actually have...

To obtain elevated permissions you actually have to right click on the shortcut for the application (in this case command prompt) and select run as administrator even if you are running an admin...
Forum: Chillout Room 05 Feb 2015
Replies: 5
Views: 365
Posted By townsbg
IMO only for the super rich with money to burn.

IMO only for the super rich with money to burn.
Forum: General Discussion 31 Jan 2015
Replies: 6
Views: 433
Posted By townsbg
You can group the icons....

You can group the icons. http://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials/496-taskbar-button-grouping-enable-disable.html
Forum: Gaming 21 Jan 2015
Replies: 3
Views: 801
Posted By townsbg
It is likely that the game was looking for other...

It is likely that the game was looking for other files in the same directory; many programs are set up that way. By moving it the game was no longer able to locate the files it needed. You should...
Forum: General Discussion 21 Jan 2015
Replies: 29
Views: 1,267
Posted By townsbg
I agree. Memory management is best left to...

I agree. Memory management is best left to windows. It will still use the page file for certain tasks and you shouldn't even try to change that. What you can do is decrease the amount of space used...
Forum: General Discussion 21 Jan 2015
Replies: 4
Views: 440
Posted By townsbg
That's my belief because administrators...

That's my belief because administrators automatically have full access to most folders including profile folders unless explicitly denied access. Regular users do not however they are granted by...
Forum: General Discussion 19 Jan 2015
Replies: 4
Views: 440
Posted By townsbg
That sounds like a permission issue. Make sure...

That sounds like a permission issue. Make sure that the local user's group has access to c:/users and that the user has full access to his own profile.
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 18 Jan 2015
Replies: 19
Views: 706
Posted By townsbg
Please use process explorer to tell us more...

Please use process explorer to tell us more information about that process. Make sure that you right click on the application and select run as administrator. Process Explorer...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 12 Jan 2015
Replies: 10
Views: 669
Posted By townsbg
Data would load faster from ram than from a usb...

Data would load faster from ram than from a usb drive, even one that is usb 3, therefore I agree with LMiller's advice. You need more ram especially for heavy gaming. I wouldn't see a need for 8 gb...
Forum: Installation & Setup 10 Jan 2015
Replies: 41
Views: 1,603
Posted By townsbg
This is correct. Reading the fine print of the...

This is correct. Reading the fine print of the contract/terms of use specifies the licensing rights. To be able to do whatever they want with Windows the user would have to purchase ownership of the...
Forum: Graphic Cards 09 Jan 2015
Replies: 5
Views: 570
Posted By townsbg
Does the card work in safe mode?

Does the card work in safe mode?
Forum: Installation & Setup 09 Jan 2015
Replies: 41
Views: 1,603
Posted By townsbg
To do this you either need to have a multi-volume...

To do this you either need to have a multi-volume license from Microsoft or you would need to use the serial numbers that came with the computer. Any license that comes with a computer is likely a...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 01 Jan 2015
Replies: 10
Views: 669
Posted By townsbg
Actually it matters a lot. If you have a lot of...

Actually it matters a lot. If you have a lot of memory then using ready boost won't help too much. If you don't have enough then instead of using ready boost I would recommend getting more memory.
Forum: Tutorials 27 Dec 2014
Replies: 2,175
Views: 3,042,140
Posted By townsbg
It sounds like the restore program is restoring...

It sounds like the restore program is restoring to the same partition and that won't work. Honesty I haven't used the software so I am not sure if it will allow you to restore 2 different images to...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 26 Dec 2014
Replies: 10
Views: 549
Posted By townsbg
Frequent causes of the not less than or equal too...

Frequent causes of the not less than or equal too error is either drivers or bad ram sticks. With a computer blue screening and then freezing I suspect memory. I suggest that you test the memory. ...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 25 Dec 2014
Replies: 10
Views: 669
Posted By townsbg
How much memory do you have?

How much memory do you have?
Forum: General Discussion 17 Dec 2014
Replies: 12
Views: 738
Posted By townsbg
Try a clean boot. How to perform a clean boot in...

Try a clean boot. How to perform a clean boot in Windows (http://support.microsoft.com/kb/929135?wa=wsignin1.0)

Also try a check disk http://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials/433-disk-check.html
Forum: General Discussion 15 Dec 2014
Replies: 4
Views: 831
Posted By townsbg
Well I don't have 7 ultimate and I haven't messed...

Well I don't have 7 ultimate and I haven't messed around with bitlocker on my Vista install so I'm not completely sure where it is. Since I was unable to find any instructions on how to remove it...
Forum: General Discussion 13 Dec 2014
Replies: 4
Views: 831
Posted By townsbg
Try control panel > Programs and features > Turn...

Try control panel > Programs and features > Turn windows features on and off. Uncheck it if it is there.
Forum: Chillout Room 13 Dec 2014
Replies: 8
Views: 557
Posted By townsbg
compaq something pentium mmx 250 or 266 mhz ...

compaq something
pentium mmx 250 or 266 mhz
32 mb of ram
2 or 3 gb hdd
Windows 95

I got it after my grandmother passed.
Forum: Graphic Cards 10 Dec 2014
Replies: 6
Views: 1,030
Posted By townsbg
I suggest that you roll back the driver update....

I suggest that you roll back the driver update. Restore a driver to its previous version - Windows Help (http://windows.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/restore-driver-previous-version#1TC=windows-7)
Forum: General Discussion 09 Dec 2014
Replies: 24
Views: 1,179
Posted By townsbg
It might help to know the error.

It might help to know the error.
Forum: General Discussion 30 Nov 2014
Replies: 42
Views: 1,259
Posted By townsbg
Why are you using MBR? It has been replaced by...

Why are you using MBR? It has been replaced by GPT.
GUID Partition Table - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/GUID_Partition_Table)
What?s the Difference Between GPT...
Forum: News 29 Nov 2014
Replies: 82
Views: 5,968
Posted By townsbg
Since XP is no longer supported no manufacturer...

Since XP is no longer supported no manufacturer will offer it and probably won't even make compatible drivers.
Forum: Chillout Room 25 Nov 2014
Replies: 1,235
Views: 53,602
Posted By townsbg
I've read a story of a male gorilla or chimpanzee...

I've read a story of a male gorilla or chimpanzee that almost bit a woman's face off and she was his owner. They are dangerous.
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