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Forum: System Security 5 Days Ago
Replies: 11
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Posted By rcanino
Ah - good point. I saw that page earlier but...

Ah - good point. I saw that page earlier but didn't try clicking the d/l link. Now that I did I see it's 22.5 MB, direct from MS.

Thanks Maxie!
Forum: System Security 5 Days Ago
Replies: 11
Views: 393
Posted By rcanino
Windows Defender is 22.5 MB - is it legit?

Hi All -

I am curious why this latest definition is so large (Definition 1.173.27.0). I'm surprised there's no information on the web about it. I've searched and there's no mention of this...
Forum: Tutorials 28 Oct 2013
Replies: 1,512
Views: 3,652,174
Posted By rcanino
Ah - of course - makes perfect sense...now that...

Ah - of course - makes perfect sense...now that someone explains it to me - :)

thanks I appreciate you taking the time.
Forum: Tutorials 28 Oct 2013
Replies: 1,512
Views: 3,652,174
Posted By rcanino
thanks you guys - glad I asked. I figured using...

thanks you guys - glad I asked. I figured using the original disc would work fine, just take longer. You know...it would have to update all the way to SP1, then update to current. But you guys are...
Forum: Tutorials 28 Oct 2013
Replies: 1,512
Views: 3,652,174
Posted By rcanino
sorry if I missed the answer to this but - ...

sorry if I missed the answer to this but -

I own a retail copy of Win 7 Pro, bought and installed in Oct 2010. I've updated it all along so now it's SP1. So my question is, am I better off using...
Forum: Installation & Setup 23 Jul 2012
Replies: 13
Views: 1,722
Posted By rcanino
Thank you Brink, this is exactly what I was...

Thank you Brink, this is exactly what I was looking for.

I had a feeling the more knowledgeable posters here would already know about RT Seven Lite, or if not then a way to make this work.
...
Forum: Installation & Setup 23 Jul 2012
Replies: 23
Views: 1,912
Posted By rcanino
Forget all my advice? Exactly what do you have a...

Forget all my advice? Exactly what do you have a problem with? Kindly be specific and explain what is wrong with anything I wrote.
Forum: Installation & Setup 23 Jul 2012
Replies: 13
Views: 1,722
Posted By rcanino
What makes you think it's "illegal?" Maximum PC...

What makes you think it's "illegal?" Maximum PC is a mainstream magazine, I kinda doubt they're recommending illegal apps on their pages. Maybe, but I doubt it.

I can't be the first person who...
Forum: Installation & Setup 23 Jul 2012
Replies: 13
Views: 1,722
Posted By rcanino
Okay thanks. I had a feeling it wasn't as simple...

Okay thanks. I had a feeling it wasn't as simple as Max PC made it sound.

RT Seven Lite - from what I can tell you load your Win disk, start RT Seven Lite, add the updates and SP1, do whatever...
Forum: Installation & Setup 23 Jul 2012
Replies: 23
Views: 1,912
Posted By rcanino
I agree; don't worry about moving anything off...

I agree; don't worry about moving anything off the SSD - get one that uses synchronous DRAM, put your OS and your programs on it and experience instant joy :). Loading programs, even my heavyweight...
Forum: Installation & Setup 23 Jul 2012
Replies: 13
Views: 1,722
Posted By rcanino
Thanks - but I asked about a particular...

Thanks - but I asked about a particular situation. I hope I was clear and specific but if not let me know and I'll try to rephrase my question.
Forum: Installation & Setup 23 Jul 2012
Replies: 13
Views: 1,722
Posted By rcanino
Reinstalling to SP1 with pre-SP1 disc?

I want to reinstall Windows 7 (Pro, 64-bit) but I'd rather not have to load every update, plus SP1 as part of the process. I bought my Windows 7 disk (retail not OEM) before SP1 was released and...
Forum: General Discussion 10 Apr 2012
Replies: 47
Views: 59,324
Posted By rcanino
Just wanted to thank you for your post - going...

Just wanted to thank you for your post - going back a few years I realize, but for me it was the perfect solution - copying the Installer directories from my laptop (Win7 Home) to my workstation...
Forum: Network & Sharing 07 Nov 2011
Replies: 26
Views: 5,714
Posted By rcanino
Well I finally figured out what was wrong... ...

Well I finally figured out what was wrong...

For some reason I thought I'd been running S1 all along so that's what I chose after I Cleared CMOS last month.

This morning I went through my...
Forum: Drivers 07 Nov 2011
Replies: 37
Views: 49,278
Posted By rcanino
Good to hear it's working for you Z - I...

Good to hear it's working for you Z -

I guess I'm the only one bothered by the numbering scheme.
Forum: Drivers 05 Nov 2011
Replies: 37
Views: 49,278
Posted By rcanino
Both of these are from station-drivers' website...

Both of these are from station-drivers' website where I downloaded them:

APRIL 25, 2011 - - - - marvell_91xx_1.2.0.1200_1.1.0.6(www . station-drivers .com).exe

Today, Nov 5,...
Forum: Network & Sharing 03 Nov 2011
Replies: 26
Views: 5,714
Posted By rcanino
Device Mngr reports "no driver files are required...

Device Mngr reports "no driver files are required or have been loaded." I hesitate to run "Update Driver" from Dev Mngr (never trusted updating drivers that way). I checked MSI's site for anything...
Forum: Network & Sharing 31 Oct 2011
Replies: 26
Views: 5,714
Posted By rcanino
Thanks Hammer - I checked all the USB...

Thanks Hammer -

I checked all the USB devices and they're all set up that way - "Allow the computer to turn off this device to save power" is checked and "Allow this device to wake..." is...
Forum: Network & Sharing 30 Oct 2011
Replies: 26
Views: 5,714
Posted By rcanino
Thanks again H - I've run the powercfg...

Thanks again H -

I've run the powercfg commands again -

lastwake reported "USB Composite Device" and that's my mouse/keyboard - as expected

-devicequery wake_armed reported the Logitech...
Forum: Network & Sharing 29 Oct 2011
Replies: 26
Views: 5,714
Posted By rcanino
Thanks HH - no suggestion is a bad one. However,...

Thanks HH - no suggestion is a bad one. However, the workstation used to Sleep just fine before I setup the Homegroup.

I have a feeling the solution is somewhere in the Power Plan Options.
...
Forum: Network & Sharing 29 Oct 2011
Replies: 26
Views: 5,714
Posted By rcanino
Update: Still won't Sleep I disabled the...

Update: Still won't Sleep

I disabled the adapters I'm not using.
I disabled Shutdown Wake-On-LAN, Pattern Match and Magic Packet.

sure wish I could figure this out...
Forum: Network & Sharing 28 Oct 2011
Replies: 26
Views: 5,714
Posted By rcanino
Thanks you guys. I'm not sure if I should disable...

Thanks you guys. I'm not sure if I should disable WOL right now. For the purposes of simplifying things maybe I should. But it would be nice to have that functionality.

I updated my BIOS months...
Forum: Network & Sharing 27 Oct 2011
Replies: 26
Views: 5,714
Posted By rcanino
Thanks you guys - I will try that. On the...

Thanks you guys - I will try that.

On the workstation I have 2 adapters and I'm only using 1. I'll figure out which is which and disable the one I'm not using.

On the laptop I have 2 adapters...
Forum: Network & Sharing 27 Oct 2011
Replies: 26
Views: 5,714
Posted By rcanino
thanks guys - Yes I had already made sure...

thanks guys -

Yes I had already made sure nothing was "allowed" to wake the computer in Dev Mngr. I don't have any Avast scans scheduled.

This problem started right after setting up the...
Forum: Network & Sharing 27 Oct 2011
Replies: 26
Views: 5,714
Posted By rcanino
Thank you for your reply Dave. There are no...

Thank you for your reply Dave.

There are no remote log-ins or access on either machine and "Allow remote assistance" is disabled.

I used to use a Custom Profile in the Power Options - it's...
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