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Forum: Chillout Room 14 Jan 2012
Replies: 25
Views: 2,844
Posted By problemo
Don't you think it's much more quicker to switch...

Don't you think it's much more quicker to switch between windows by simply clicking on the taskbar? And much more easier by seeing the titles of the windows without having to hover over each tab?
Forum: News 04 Jan 2012
Replies: 2
Views: 1,329
Posted By problemo
Note this only applies if you live in the US.

Note this only applies if you live in the US.
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 04 Jan 2012
Replies: 4
Views: 10,307
Posted By problemo
I heard different opinions on the pagefile delete...

I heard different opinions on the pagefile delete option at shutdown. Some say it doesn't do a thorough job at it. That's why I wanted to disable it at certain times and free wipe the whole...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 04 Jan 2012
Replies: 4
Views: 10,307
Posted By problemo
Moving Page File to another partition - Safer? Faster?

Is it a good idea to create a 10GB partition and use it solely to place page file? And then disable pagefile and use Eraser to securely free wipe the partition? Would this get rid of the contents...
Forum: General Discussion 01 Jan 2012
Replies: 15
Views: 7,478
Posted By problemo
And how will you format the new partition...

And how will you format the new partition afterwards? :huh:[/QUOTE]

I dont need to. I have 30gb hard drive: I create 200mb partition to format other partition.
Forum: General Discussion 01 Jan 2012
Replies: 15
Views: 7,478
Posted By problemo
I was thinking there would be a method to create...

I was thinking there would be a method to create a partition in the drive, and boot from there?
Forum: General Discussion 01 Jan 2012
Replies: 15
Views: 7,478
Posted By problemo
Any other way other than physically destroying...

Any other way other than physically destroying the hard drive?
Forum: General Discussion 01 Jan 2012
Replies: 15
Views: 7,478
Posted By problemo
How to format PC without booting anything from CD or USB

Hi, I know this is a Windows 7 forum but if anyone can help me out in this Windows XP dilemma, I would be very grateful. :)

I have a Windows XP PC which I want to completely delete everything and...
Forum: Chillout Room 01 Jan 2012
Replies: 25
Views: 2,844
Posted By problemo
I guess because I have a 1080p resolution, I...

I guess because I have a 1080p resolution, I don't see I will ever run out of space, and never have, so I never combine taskbar buttons. It's much easier for me to see what I have open rather than...
Forum: General Discussion 30 Dec 2011
Replies: 11
Views: 5,312
Posted By problemo
I just can't seem to trust these options from...

I just can't seem to trust these options from Windows. A user from another forum mentions the option to delete pagefile at shutdown doesn't in fact delete it:
Wiping page file...
Forum: System Security 30 Dec 2011
Replies: 12
Views: 7,803
Posted By problemo
Just encrypt your whole system drive with...

Just encrypt your whole system drive with Truecrypt. That is the safest method to encryption. I wouldn't rely on containers if the information is highly confidential. Even deleting or encrypting page...
Forum: General Discussion 30 Dec 2011
Replies: 11
Views: 5,312
Posted By problemo
Is there any reason why it might not?[/QUOTE] ...

Is there any reason why it might not?[/QUOTE]

If you set a size it will not be system-managed. I'd choose the System-managed option.

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I meant to ask if...
Forum: General Discussion 30 Dec 2011
Replies: 11
Views: 5,312
Posted By problemo
Is there any reason why it might not?

Is there any reason why it might not?
Forum: General Discussion 30 Dec 2011
Replies: 11
Views: 5,312
Posted By problemo
Thanks for the quick response. After...

Thanks for the quick response.

After setting the pagefile to 16mb and restarting my computer, my screen kept flickering every 4 seconds? The original pagefile size was at 8GB. I also have 8GB...
Forum: General Discussion 30 Dec 2011
Replies: 11
Views: 5,312
Posted By problemo
Does disabling pagefile.sys delete it from the system?

For security reasons, I want to delete the contents stored inside pagefile.sys securely with very slim chance of recovering it. I thought about backing up my files and doing a reformat of my PC and...
Forum: Chillout Room 29 Dec 2011
Replies: 25
Views: 2,844
Posted By problemo
How many of you combine taskbar buttons on Windows 7?

For some reasons, I feel it's much easier to see the names of the windows that are open on the taskbar rather than small icons that are tabbed. I think it's much faster and convenient. So why do most...
Forum: Customization 29 Dec 2011
Replies: 4
Views: 1,903
Posted By problemo
How can I freeze the "Recycle bin" location on Windows 7

Is there any way I can freeze the location where the Recycle Bin is on Windows 7? I want it to be on the bottom right corner of the screen (as seen below):...
Forum: General Discussion 28 Dec 2011
Replies: 7
Views: 20,408
Posted By problemo
How can I securely delete pagefile.sys and hiberfil.sys?

I run Windows 7-64 bit Home Premium and work on encrypted containers with TrueCrypt. I'm afraid that such sensitive information (including passwords) may be unencrypted on pagefile.sys or...
Forum: Installation & Setup 22 Dec 2011
Replies: 9
Views: 3,048
Posted By problemo
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Forum: Installation & Setup 20 Dec 2011
Replies: 9
Views: 3,048
Posted By problemo
Thanks for the help. So basically I fixed the...

Thanks for the help. So basically I fixed the problem by downloading "windows 7 recovery disk" torrent and burning it onto a disc. I then restarted the computer with the disc inside, and the system...
Forum: Installation & Setup 17 Dec 2011
Replies: 9
Views: 3,048
Posted By problemo
Thanks for the quick response. I can...

Thanks for the quick response.

I can re-install Win 7 if I have to but I can't do that now because I am unable to access System Recovery during boot. How can I fix this?
Forum: Installation & Setup 17 Dec 2011
Replies: 9
Views: 3,048
Posted By problemo
Can't access System Recovery or boot to Win-7 after installing XP

I am in a bit of problem... please read.

I recently created a new partition with 200GB of space on my Windows 7 64bit (HP Elite) PC system. I installed Windows XP Professional on that new...
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