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Forum: Hardware & Devices 19 Mar 2012
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Posted By jecook
Just for good measure my Sony Vaio (win...

Just for good measure my Sony Vaio (win 7pro/64bit) which has been working fine with Bluetooth mice, phones etc is now refusing to connect to anything Bluetooth. What is going on? Is there anyway to...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 11 Mar 2012
Replies: 3
Views: 1,396
Posted By jecook
That's rather depressing, I did try a Broadcomm...

That's rather depressing, I did try a Broadcomm driver that DriverEasy suggested but didn't work at all. on the other hand my daughter's old HP laptop which was upgraded to Win 7 works fine despite...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 06 Mar 2012
Replies: 3
Views: 1,396
Posted By jecook
Bluetooth will not discover devices after W7 Upgrade

I recently upgraded my Acer Aspire One AOD150 Netbook to Windows 7 (32Bit) Home Premium with a clean install, everything works fine except for Bluetooth.

I have installed latest drivers from the...
Forum: Installation & Setup 20 Feb 2010
Replies: 140
Views: 15,291
Posted By jecook
As you can see from the length of the thread I...

As you can see from the length of the thread I did a few things that were the result of impatience, and the time lag between posts. The advice I got here was great but one thing you do not say here...
Forum: Installation & Setup 31 Dec 2009
Replies: 140
Views: 15,291
Posted By jecook
Just to comment on Greg's point about PW. I...

Just to comment on Greg's point about PW.

I did notice that it gave the drive letter as * which I assumed meant it would assign whatever letter was there originally. As noted above subsequent use...
Forum: Installation & Setup 31 Dec 2009
Replies: 140
Views: 15,291
Posted By jecook
Time for some lunch I think... :D

Time for some lunch I think... :D
Forum: Installation & Setup 31 Dec 2009
Replies: 140
Views: 15,291
Posted By jecook
Thanks to Greg and SIW2 I thought we would get...

Thanks to Greg and SIW2 I thought we would get there in the end despite my occasionally impatient cock-ups :o Thanks very much for your perseverance I am impressed with your knowledge and have learnt...
Forum: Installation & Setup 30 Dec 2009
Replies: 140
Views: 15,291
Posted By jecook
Ok I guess I will leave it as F then.

Ok I guess I will leave it as F then.
Forum: Installation & Setup 30 Dec 2009
Replies: 140
Views: 15,291
Posted By jecook
At this point perhaps another image backup called...

At this point perhaps another image backup called for.
Forum: Installation & Setup 30 Dec 2009
Replies: 140
Views: 15,291
Posted By jecook
Changed the drive letter back to F and it booted...

Changed the drive letter back to F and it booted into windows activation screen, and then :D into W7. Hooray!

Now I have one big F partition with Win 7, next question is can I change that to the...
Forum: Installation & Setup 30 Dec 2009
Replies: 140
Views: 15,291
Posted By jecook
Ok just tried to run slmgr from command prompt -...

Ok just tried to run slmgr from command prompt - it says the VBscript engine not found so that route no good at the moment. Am going back to Paragon Rescue Kit
Forum: Installation & Setup 30 Dec 2009
Replies: 140
Views: 15,291
Posted By jecook
I booted into administrator and got the Not...

I booted into administrator and got the Not genuine screen but can run task manager and run processes with administrator privileges.

Am not sure whether to go Greg's route, or go back to Paragon...
Forum: Installation & Setup 30 Dec 2009
Replies: 140
Views: 15,291
Posted By jecook
Sorry SIW2, yes it would allow me to assign C and...

Sorry SIW2, yes it would allow me to assign C and everything from M onwards, I assigned C as it was going there anyway.
Forum: Installation & Setup 30 Dec 2009
Replies: 140
Views: 15,291
Posted By jecook
Ok now I have the blue 'not genuine' screen again.

Ok now I have the blue 'not genuine' screen again.
Forum: Installation & Setup 30 Dec 2009
Replies: 140
Views: 15,291
Posted By jecook
After running PW and expanding the Win7 partition...

After running PW and expanding the Win7 partition when starting to reboot it goes into the starting windows screen and then says 'autochk program not found - skipping Autocheck' screen then goes...
Forum: Installation & Setup 30 Dec 2009
Replies: 140
Views: 15,291
Posted By jecook
Ok thanks, just going to reboot with PW and see...

Ok thanks, just going to reboot with PW and see how it goes.
Forum: Installation & Setup 30 Dec 2009
Replies: 140
Views: 15,291
Posted By jecook
I have deleted the C partition successfully but...

I have deleted the C partition successfully but W7 DM will not allow me to Extend the partition to include the unallocated space that was C.

Diskmap now looks as below.

I guess I will have to...
Forum: Installation & Setup 30 Dec 2009
Replies: 140
Views: 15,291
Posted By jecook
So far so good the redundant D (Recovery)...

So far so good the redundant D (Recovery) partition is gone. Now to try the same trick to remove the C Partition.
Forum: Installation & Setup 30 Dec 2009
Replies: 140
Views: 15,291
Posted By jecook
SIW2 thanks for that, as noted above I am more or...

SIW2 thanks for that, as noted above I am more or less back at the beginning with a system that boots but with Win 7 on the F partition, and two rather useless partitions C, the old vista one, and D...
Forum: Installation & Setup 30 Dec 2009
Replies: 140
Views: 15,291
Posted By jecook
Single boot W7, two unwanted partitions, and admin user

The score so far is that I have a single boot set up having restored the W7 system backup made with W7 Disk Management GUI.

I thought to start I would just remove the D partition and expand the...
Forum: Installation & Setup 30 Dec 2009
Replies: 140
Views: 15,291
Posted By jecook
Was being dim and looking at graphic instead of...

Was being dim and looking at graphic instead of reading the description above :confused:
Forum: Installation & Setup 30 Dec 2009
Replies: 140
Views: 15,291
Posted By jecook
Sorry have just checked, right clicking on C has...

Sorry have just checked, right clicking on C has option to make Active (so must be inactive) on F Mark as Active is greyed out so presumably is active and D has option to make active so clearly F is...
Forum: Installation & Setup 30 Dec 2009
Replies: 140
Views: 15,291
Posted By jecook
I have just checked with Paragon B & R and that...

I have just checked with Paragon B & R and that reports C drive as inactive and F drive as active but both disk management show the drives as containing data when explorer shows them as empty so I...
Forum: Installation & Setup 30 Dec 2009
Replies: 140
Views: 15,291
Posted By jecook
also C drive is currently active partition not F

also C drive is currently active partition not F
Forum: Installation & Setup 30 Dec 2009
Replies: 140
Views: 15,291
Posted By jecook
Sorry forgot to say that dual boot disappeared...

Sorry forgot to say that dual boot disappeared after restoring the Win7 partition and running 'Startup Repair' from install DVD.
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