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Forum: General Discussion 1 Week Ago
Replies: 16
Views: 404
Posted By gbu
You can get a wireless mouse very cheap. That is...

You can get a wireless mouse very cheap. That is what I use on my laptop. If you want to get Windows 7 on the laptop, you won't find any new laptops with it, but there are a lot of refurbished...
Forum: General Discussion 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 16
Views: 404
Posted By gbu
Ah thats great thanks for that makes me feel a...

Ah thats great thanks for that makes me feel a little better now if i can help navigate over the phone if its a shell/theme im used to lol
Forum: General Discussion 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 16
Views: 404
Posted By gbu
Been looking at your ASUS link that does seem...

Been looking at your ASUS link that does seem like a good deal and should suit my dads needs, at the moment hes only got 1Gb RAM so upgrading to 4GB should see a big improvement.
Cant think what CPU...
Forum: General Discussion 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 16
Views: 404
Posted By gbu
Well he's constantly on the phone to me asking...

Well he's constantly on the phone to me asking how to do stuff on XP lol
Im on Windows 7 so not sure how much help ill b to him when the questions come flying through on how to do this that and the...
Forum: General Discussion 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 16
Views: 404
Posted By gbu
Advice on choosing new laptop

My dad has an old Acer running XP 1Gb Ram slow CPU and now support has come to an end hes looking to buy a new one hes seen a couple but i just thought id ask if theres any preference.

Now we are...
Forum: System Security 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 18
Views: 752
Posted By gbu
Thanks for the advice i think my dads gonna look...

Thanks for the advice i think my dads gonna look for new laptop.

Hes seen a couple whats the correct forum to post in to ask advice please, Chillout Room or maybe General discussion?
Forum: System Security 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 18
Views: 752
Posted By gbu
Well he doesnt use it for much other then a bit...

Well he doesnt use it for much other then a bit of web browsing few music downloads and burning small MS word stuff and paying utility bills and credit card off which is what hes concerned about if...
Forum: System Security 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 18
Views: 752
Posted By gbu
My dad has an old laptop running XP and MSE and...

My dad has an old laptop running XP and MSE and cant be upgraded.

Is the upshot of this that he'll need a new laptop ASAP and not safe using it after Support ends?
Forum: Software 15 Feb 2014
Replies: 19
Views: 779
Posted By gbu
Do i need/have java?

I was trying to instll a program a couple of weeks ago and it said i needed java installed in order to run and it.
So i installed it but ws having problems and also decided that i could do with the...
Forum: Backup and Restore 11 Feb 2014
Replies: 3
Views: 412
Posted By gbu
Thanks for the links. Mine is turned on but...

Thanks for the links.

Mine is turned on but my only concern was the limited availability of the restore points they only seem to go back one week nothing before then, is that normal?

I did set...
Forum: Backup and Restore 10 Feb 2014
Replies: 3
Views: 412
Posted By gbu
System restore not creating points?

I was wondering if my System restore is working properly.

I wanted to roll back a couple of days as i installed java to get a program to run but there seemed to b a problem a few days later so i...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 28 Dec 2013
Replies: 10
Views: 344
Posted By gbu
Ok ill give it some thought, its actually...

Ok ill give it some thought, its actually quietened down a bit today, still noisier then it should be but not quite so unbearable so ill have a think on what to do.

In the mean time ive been...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 28 Dec 2013
Replies: 10
Views: 344
Posted By gbu
Thanks for the replies i think ill have to look...

Thanks for the replies i think ill have to look into a new PSU then.
Over at Corsair forums someone suggest for a similar thing to :-



Does this come into contact with any capacitors or do you...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 27 Dec 2013
Replies: 2
Views: 181
Posted By gbu
Thanks ive not posted it yet because ive not had...

Thanks ive not posted it yet because ive not had the time but also because i have none happen since i changed my mouse, could this of been a cause or simply coincedence?

Also i think i have a PSU...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 27 Dec 2013
Replies: 10
Views: 344
Posted By gbu
PSU suddenly got very loud possible fan?

I have a Corsair CMPSU-600CX 600W Power Supply bought 27 Dec 2010 3 years old today.

Last night it developed a louder then normal whirring noise almost like the bearings are going, basic test i...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 11 Dec 2013
Replies: 2
Views: 181
Posted By gbu
Ocassional reboots.

Over the last 3-4 weeks i have been having the occasional reboot from my PC, sometimes with a BSOD other times just freezes and screen goes pixalated.

After PC restarts i get the Windows Solution...
Forum: Installation & Setup 10 Dec 2013
Replies: 5
Views: 672
Posted By gbu
Pressing F9 did the trick all recovered and back...

Pressing F9 did the trick all recovered and back in working order thanks very much for the replies.

Outa interest is that F9 recovery option only for that laptop?
Forum: Installation & Setup 06 Dec 2013
Replies: 5
Views: 672
Posted By gbu
How to use recovery discs on asus k52f?

My friend has had serious issues issues with there laptop and wants to put it back to factory settings.
Now when they bought it they set up the 6 discs to recover from.
However when you select AI...
Forum: General Discussion 26 Feb 2013
Replies: 21
Views: 890
Posted By gbu
Both Malwarebytes and MSE Av were run in safe...

Both Malwarebytes and MSE Av were run in safe mode, i shall try again at boot.
Forum: General Discussion 26 Feb 2013
Replies: 21
Views: 890
Posted By gbu
Thanks good to know you guys still do from time...

Thanks good to know you guys still do from time to time :)

I think im going to do a fresh install, just gotta find the time to do so, maybe this weekend.

In the mean time i cant get MSE to run...
Forum: General Discussion 25 Feb 2013
Replies: 21
Views: 890
Posted By gbu
I think clean re-install is the way to go and...

I think clean re-install is the way to go and will most likely do so, but would like to get this back up and running properly or find out why this happened.
How can i view the log it created to see...
Forum: General Discussion 25 Feb 2013
Replies: 21
Views: 890
Posted By gbu
SFC /SCANNOW Command....

SFC /SCANNOW Command. (http://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials/1538-sfc-scannow-command-system-file-checker.html) reported errors but i cant open the log it saved, it says access denied?

Uninstalled...
Forum: General Discussion 25 Feb 2013
Replies: 21
Views: 890
Posted By gbu
Ok have gone through the list and msconfig seems...

Ok have gone through the list and msconfig seems to have allowed me to load up windows back to desktop.

I have disabled everything in startup and Services and got back on.

The intial problem of...
Forum: General Discussion 25 Feb 2013
Replies: 21
Views: 890
Posted By gbu
Sorry continue with which steps? Ok I see...

Sorry continue with which steps?

Ok I see them now,

No I'm not working from desktop I can only access from safe mode.
Forum: General Discussion 25 Feb 2013
Replies: 21
Views: 890
Posted By gbu
2 full scans with MSE and Malwarebytes have come...

2 full scans with MSE and Malwarebytes have come back clean.

I've attached pic I took of what comes up when I try to select system restore
Now when I click the link that says Turn system Restore...
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