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Forum: Network & Sharing 30 Sep 2013
Replies: 1
Views: 942
Posted By 211
Can I use a Linksys WRT54 router as WiFi "adapter"?

I just moved into a 2 story duplex with my downstairs neighbor and I sharing the utilities. He's got the internet and I've got the waste utilities.
At any rate. He's broadcasting an open WiFi...
Forum: Network & Sharing 02 Jun 2013
Replies: 0
Views: 465
Posted By 211
Unable to wirelessly connect to shared folders

I have a laptop and a HTPC both running Win 7-64.
I'm having a hard time getting the laptop to connect to shared folders on the HTPC. I'm not using the Windows "Homegroup" connection type, just...
Forum: General Discussion 27 May 2013
Replies: 2
Views: 4,652
Posted By 211
How to bypass Windows Boot Manager. Prompting for "Recovered" option

Windows7 64bit
Every time windows restarts it pauses at the Boot Manager console and I have to "Choose an operating system to start". The first option is a normal startup and the second is Windows...
Forum: Installation & Setup 29 Dec 2012
Replies: 5
Views: 1,147
Posted By 211
installing windows 7 from usb 2.0 or sata 2.0 dvd: what's faster?

I have a bootable usb2 thumb drive with win7 and a dvd with the same win7 iso burned to it.
What would be the faster install method?
The dvd appears to hang at times whereas the usb took a long...
Forum: Installation & Setup 27 Dec 2012
Replies: 11
Views: 1,493
Posted By 211
Nice, thank you.

Nice, thank you.
Forum: Installation & Setup 27 Dec 2012
Replies: 11
Views: 1,493
Posted By 211
I did say that in my first post but that was...

I did say that in my first post but that was before I realized the disc said "Upgrade" on it. It's been so long ago that I originally installed it. When first purchased using the MS Student discount...
Forum: Installation & Setup 27 Dec 2012
Replies: 11
Views: 1,493
Posted By 211
Thanks for the replies. This version is Windows 7...

Thanks for the replies. This version is Windows 7 Pro x64, so there may not be a logical upgrade path beyond this.
The reason I'm even inquiring is because my HDD crashed and Seagate sent me a...
Forum: Installation & Setup 27 Dec 2012
Replies: 11
Views: 1,493
Posted By 211
Help retrieving Windows Anytime Upgrade Key from OE disc

So way, way, way back when... when Microsoft was offering presale Windows 7 disks to university students I purchased mine online.

I recently had to reinstall the OS due to a failing hard drive...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 19 Dec 2012
Replies: 3
Views: 725
Posted By 211
it appears my drive is bad. would not pass either...

it appears my drive is bad. would not pass either long or short test using Seatools for dos. a bunch of bad sectors were detected but the utility is unable to fix it.
Fortunately the drive is still...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 18 Dec 2012
Replies: 3
Views: 725
Posted By 211
failing hdd or corrupt boot partion

I've got a hdd with Windows 7 installed that recently wouldn't boot past the startup screen. The drive is showing up in BIOS and I was able to connect the suspect drive to another pc and back up my...
Forum: Installation & Setup 17 Dec 2012
Replies: 5
Views: 1,066
Posted By 211
So now I have a new issue. The recovery seems...

So now I have a new issue.
The recovery seems to be hanging at the System Recovery Options "Searching for Windows installations..." screen..
The status bar scrolls and scrolls but ultimately does...
Forum: Installation & Setup 17 Dec 2012
Replies: 5
Views: 1,066
Posted By 211
...they are the same Windows 7 x64 versions.

...they are the same Windows 7 x64 versions.
Forum: Installation & Setup 17 Dec 2012
Replies: 5
Views: 1,066
Posted By 211
Can I run a Windows 7 repair disk that was created on a different PC?

I have an issue with my desktop PC.
I believe I have a corrupted system file since the HDD is no longer bootable; however I have been able to remove the infected drive and install it as a slave on...
Forum: Backup and Restore 12 Oct 2012
Replies: 5
Views: 6,725
Posted By 211
upgrading SSD: need to migrate/clone one SSD to larger SSD.

I have a HTPC with a 30gb Kingston SSD.
I'm upgrading this drive with a 120GB Kingston SSD.

My question is, is there anything special I need to do? I'm just planning on cracking the case,...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 30 Jan 2012
Replies: 15
Views: 6,901
Posted By 211
There's a BIOS update for this board that...

There's a BIOS update for this board that addresses this very issue.

E35M1-I DELUXE 1305 BIOS.
Improve memory compatibility.

ASUSTeK Computer Inc. - Motherboards- ASUS E35M1-I DELUXE...
Forum: General Discussion 09 Jan 2012
Replies: 3
Views: 3,753
Posted By 211
That worked excellent!!! Thank you!

That worked excellent!!!
Thank you!
Forum: General Discussion 06 Jan 2012
Replies: 3
Views: 3,753
Posted By 211
corrupted registry entries on user profile after malware removal

Running Windows 7 x64

I had a recent infection with the Windows 7 Security Center virus and used the BleepingComputer.com article to remove the malware. Part of the process involved running...
Forum: General Discussion 12 Dec 2011
Replies: 23
Views: 26,376
Posted By 211
This may be a long shot for you but I took some...

This may be a long shot for you but I took some contact cleaner and cleaned out the plug at the end of the monitor cable as well as the DVI port at the back of the video card. Looking at my last post...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 13 Sep 2011
Replies: 9
Views: 2,278
Posted By 211
As I stated in my first post, the cpu doesn't...

As I stated in my first post, the cpu doesn't have a fan:
http://www.kitguru.net/wp-content/uploads/2011/02/admllaxBOAom3Rlg_500.jpg

These motherboards in the proper case are intended to run...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 13 Sep 2011
Replies: 9
Views: 2,278
Posted By 211
Mmkay, thanks. Care to elaborate at all?

Mmkay, thanks. Care to elaborate at all?
Forum: Hardware & Devices 13 Sep 2011
Replies: 9
Views: 2,278
Posted By 211
looking to disable cpu fan but mobo keeps giving me warnings

I have a HTPC which includes an ASUS mobo/cpu combo (fanless, smart BIOS, etc). The case is mini ITX with a single case fan. As it is this machine runs really cool since I have no moving parts other...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 02 Sep 2011
Replies: 15
Views: 6,901
Posted By 211
You can run as much memory as you want (with...

You can run as much memory as you want (with respect to the limitations of the mobo), a 32-bit system will only recognize a little more than 3Gb of that though. I think it's 3.5 or 3.8 gigs.
So...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 01 Sep 2011
Replies: 11
Views: 30,080
Posted By 211
It's still in the laptop. When I say "shot" I...

It's still in the laptop. When I say "shot" I mean it'll only last 30-45min unplugged with light usage (no videos or heavy streaming/internet).

I have not tried the drive with the battery...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 01 Sep 2011
Replies: 11
Views: 30,080
Posted By 211
Plugged in. The battery on this laptop is shot so...

Plugged in. The battery on this laptop is shot so I'm 100% AC powered.
Forum: Hardware & Devices 01 Sep 2011
Replies: 11
Views: 30,080
Posted By 211
Yes, as mentioned in my first post, standard USB...

Yes, as mentioned in my first post, standard USB thumb drives work just fine.
No other anomalies; touch pad works fine, sound is fine, display is... displaying. This Free Agent drive USED to work...
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