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Forum: Performance & Maintenance 12 Dec 2012
Replies: 17
Views: 1,381
Posted By leathrpaws
and by the way it's not a "reinstall" it's a new...

and by the way it's not a "reinstall" it's a new install, which I have also outlined in previous messages.
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 12 Dec 2012
Replies: 17
Views: 1,381
Posted By leathrpaws
A few problems with this answer which I have...

A few problems with this answer which I have already outlined in previous posts but I will mention them again. I only do this because I am tired of reading the same solutions that DO NOT WORK...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 12 Dec 2012
Replies: 17
Views: 1,381
Posted By leathrpaws
OK, Microsoft says that the disk I was using was...

OK, Microsoft says that the disk I was using was for upgrading from another version ONLY, even though the "clean install" option is available. So, I plunked down the cash to get the full retail...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 08 Dec 2012
Replies: 17
Views: 1,381
Posted By leathrpaws
A new quirk in this still not resolved issue. I...

A new quirk in this still not resolved issue. I install the video recommended which is the "Mobile Internet (R) 915GM/GMS, 910 GML Express Chipset Family". It installs fine- TWICE. Not sure why here...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 03 Dec 2012
Replies: 17
Views: 1,381
Posted By leathrpaws
gregrocker, I am not reinstalling the OS that was...

gregrocker, I am not reinstalling the OS that was on this laptop. The drive for the laptop crashed, and I ordered a new drive. I could not install the original XP Media Center Edition, because of the...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 03 Dec 2012
Replies: 17
Views: 1,381
Posted By leathrpaws
The other thing I need to find out is: how do I...

The other thing I need to find out is: how do I buy an additional license for the Windows Ultimate that I currently have and want to us on this new drive once I figure out the problem that is...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 03 Dec 2012
Replies: 17
Views: 1,381
Posted By leathrpaws
I can't really show a screen shot of my disk...

I can't really show a screen shot of my disk management screen since I have yet to get the OS to work properly. The part that really has me confused is why the installation creates a 100 MB partition...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 03 Dec 2012
Replies: 17
Views: 1,381
Posted By leathrpaws
I'm guessing that I didn't make myself clear....

I'm guessing that I didn't make myself clear. This laptop was new in 2006, and had Win XP SP3 on its 60GB hard drive when the drive crashed. I got a new 320 GB hard drive from Dell which was...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 01 Dec 2012
Replies: 17
Views: 1,381
Posted By leathrpaws
Windows 7 installing on D: rather than C:

My Dell Inspiron 6000 laptop's hard drive recently crashed. I have ordered a new 320GM hard drive and installed it, and I am trying to get Windows 7 Ultimate installed. After the initial...
Forum: News 13 Jun 2012
Replies: 49
Views: 4,951
Posted By leathrpaws
not really directly related but- Yes, I like 7,...

not really directly related but- Yes, I like 7, yes, I still have machines with XP that will stay that way until it is no longer supported, no, I will likely not get Windows 8 with its new Metro UI...
Forum: General Discussion 26 May 2012
Replies: 4
Views: 2,284
Posted By leathrpaws
I am talking about the Instant Message window,...

I am talking about the Instant Message window, not the actual Contacts window. The contacts window is a small narrow window, but when I right- click on a contact and click Instant Message, an almost...
Forum: General Discussion 25 May 2012
Replies: 4
Views: 2,284
Posted By leathrpaws
Saving Window Size

I use Yahoo Messenger a lot, and for a while, when I opened an IM window, it would take up the full screen, almost maximized but not quite. I adjusted the window size once, and then each time I...
Forum: Gaming 24 May 2012
Replies: 2
Views: 1,908
Posted By leathrpaws
I believe that it was already part of Windows...

I believe that it was already part of Windows when I started using the OS. I see that it is a feature that can be turned on or off, so I am going to try turning it off, then turning it on, and see if...
Forum: Gaming 23 May 2012
Replies: 2
Views: 1,908
Posted By leathrpaws
FreeCell Problem

I have been playing FreeCell for over a year now, since getting my Windows 7 Home Premium PC. I upgraded a few months ago to Ultimate (this is a 64 bit machine), and have recently noticed that my...
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