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Forum: General Discussion 1 Week Ago
Replies: 0
Views: 165
Posted By zapp22
Simple RAID 1 Configuration: Windows 7 vs. XP Pro ??

Guys some of you have experience with setting up simple RAID systems for server duties, file-share, media, etc, so I"m looking for some guidance.

I'm planning on buying a couple of identical big...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 14
Views: 561
Posted By zapp22
slaved the drive to another 7 machine, took...

slaved the drive to another 7 machine, took ownership of all the associated files and nuked them.
purged the registry.
pulled the default user profile/folder/folders from the other machine [free of...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 14
Views: 561
Posted By zapp22
no need for all that. i solved it.

no need for all that.
i solved it.
Forum: Browsers & Mail 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 14
Views: 561
Posted By zapp22
correcto. not an upgrade Product Key / ...

correcto.
not an upgrade Product Key /

dunno... Lets call it a feature! a very highly valuable bonus from our friends in Redmond :D

Hate to contradict Berton but the OEM's I have bought...
Forum: General Discussion 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 3
Views: 282
Posted By zapp22
i treated it as though the Admin account was...

i treated it as though the Admin account was corrupted.
Trinity Rescue Kit has winpass and I used that to whack the password.

all is well now.
Forum: Browsers & Mail 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 14
Views: 561
Posted By zapp22
it is indeed "windows mail", not Live. i had...

it is indeed "windows mail", not Live.

i had to deal with it brutally. took ownership of it by the 'shortcut' and deleted all the files. patched my main user account so it does not try to load...
Forum: General Discussion 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 3
Views: 282
Posted By zapp22
Hidden Admin account password worked ONCE... never again

gang I realize some of you are touchy about this subject but help me out - I have not seen this one before.
I bought [using it as 'we speak'] DC7900 from a huge recycler - the 3rd I've bought from...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 14
Views: 561
Posted By zapp22
yes it looks like that. is there no way to...

yes it looks like that.

is there no way to find out HOW its loading itself at startup???
I see the linkage in Task Manager, but cannot change permissions, cannot delete anything - its like its...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 14
Views: 561
Posted By zapp22
Cannot get rid of WINDOWS MAIL

gang I picked up a refurb that has Windows Pro x64 which was auto-installed through some streamlined installer.
It leaves a WOW6432 mess that I cannot resolve - has [among other things] a lone...
Forum: System Security 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 938
Views: 125,275
Posted By zapp22
I debate whether macbooks are more expensive. ...

I debate whether macbooks are more expensive. If one keeps up with the releases, there is a "right time" to buy/sell/trade macbooks. I buy mac things on ebay [I do a lot of business both ways...
Forum: General Discussion 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 7
Views: 332
Posted By zapp22
battery has no effect on ability to connect to a...

battery has no effect on ability to connect to a time server.

finally punted "windows" in favor of another clock site; time.nist.gov - it worked/works.
thanks all
Forum: General Discussion 17 Aug 2014
Replies: 7
Views: 332
Posted By zapp22
Why can I NOT connect to windows.time.com ??

clock is wrong
service is started
hit "update now" on "Internet Time" tab in clock settings - timeout.

So I go to browser, enter windows.time.com and get timeout - on any/all browsers.

why is...
Forum: System Security 04 Aug 2014
Replies: 3
Views: 449
Posted By zapp22
yep, all good stuff. xplode and jrt and avast...

yep, all good stuff.
xplode and jrt and avast missed the real issues. mbam got 'em.

I figured it out, and I thank you for reminding me about resetting the hosts file - I was racking my memory...
Forum: System Security 04 Aug 2014
Replies: 3
Views: 449
Posted By zapp22
post-malware one problem remains: google.com redirect

anyone have the answer to this? had a desktop infected with search conduit of some vintage.
cleared the infection except for one remaining issue that I cannot find a cure for: irrespective of what...
Forum: System Security 25 Jul 2014
Replies: 938
Views: 125,275
Posted By zapp22
here's a little chum in the waters; Note...

here's a little chum in the waters;
Note carefully what the writer/editor says about "never having seen".... it got my attention.
its xp, but ....
XP Users Can Still Get Effective Antivirus...
Forum: System Security 14 Jul 2014
Replies: 938
Views: 125,275
Posted By zapp22
as said b4 by myself and others, in the current...

as said b4 by myself and others, in the current climate and as PC's become extinct [thanks to microsoft and the bloatware-inviting vendors], there is no "antimalware" that works, though 2 things can...
Forum: Graphic Cards 03 Jul 2014
Replies: 0
Views: 614
Posted By zapp22
AMD Overdrive function missing from CCC. How to fix?

anyone know this?
on a AMD APU-based laptop [I have three at the moment] I really need that function working so I can configure Presets/Profiles to pre-empt the Display Driver timeout problem...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 16 Jun 2014
Replies: 1
Views: 634
Posted By zapp22
IE11 Hangs on First Run... CPU utilization @ 25% .. Every time

HI friends this is for a windows 7 Home Premium x64 system [HP/CPQ Elite, i3 etc ]
I've been chasing down and fixing several Windows 7 issues with this system.
One that remains is this: on a fresh...
Forum: Graphic Cards 08 Jun 2014
Replies: 7
Views: 818
Posted By zapp22
I'm thinking that the real issue is that the fan...

I'm thinking that the real issue is that the fan itself is noisy - if it would rotate at something like 30% it would have a tone that isn't so noticeable - probably the fan isnt going to have a long...
Forum: Graphic Cards 07 Jun 2014
Replies: 7
Views: 818
Posted By zapp22
I did that but, as others in other posts/threads...

I did that but, as others in other posts/threads have noted, no matter what I tweak, the result is the same. MSI-A reports the nominal spin as being 65% of max - I cannot vouch for that but...
Forum: Graphic Cards 05 Jun 2014
Replies: 7
Views: 818
Posted By zapp22
Nvidia driver 'pegs' fan 100%. 620 GT

gang how do I stop this annoyance? have a EVGA Geforce 620 GT card in a DC7900. card is nice and quiet like my evga 630 gt in an identical system, UNTIL windows fully loads up and the NVIDIA driver...
Forum: Graphic Cards 18 May 2014
Replies: 21
Views: 132,052
Posted By zapp22
first, just to say "Thank You" for those who...

first, just to say "Thank You" for those who contributed excellent solutions to this issue I just encountered - not on my system but one I put in for someone else. But have a question and want to...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 11 May 2014
Replies: 4
Views: 697
Posted By zapp22
thx AG. I had seen a few similar issues in...

thx AG.
I had seen a few similar issues in threads on MS tech sites, but no satisfactory answers. I guess if there were a rash of these I would see more traffic. I use time-warner email acct...
Forum: System Security 09 May 2014
Replies: 938
Views: 125,275
Posted By zapp22
as I said in my last post, I think this category...

as I said in my last post, I think this category is dead, or at best 'on life support'. someone mentioned above the weakening of "AV Suites". duh. they don't work. Most of them always were spammy...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 09 May 2014
Replies: 4
Views: 697
Posted By zapp22
"Live Mail" Deleted messages return to Inbox a year later

Wondering if any of you have seen this oddity? :sarc:
My working theory is to blame MS ... haha - my guess being that a general update of Live Essentials/Live-Mail caused the...
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