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Forum: Hardware & Devices 01 Aug 2013
Replies: 1
Views: 375
Posted By s0me0ne
Cannot get different external drives to show up or work

If I plug in my 2 1tb external esata drives (both are the same size/mode, so thats probably why they work together)l, then my usb mp3 player wont ever show up nor will my usb wd passport

If I...
Forum: Backup and Restore 26 Jan 2013
Replies: 45
Views: 15,775
Posted By s0me0ne
Is Windows 7 backup any good? Are there better free alternatives?

I have backup setup in windows 7, but was curious if I should be using something else as well? I've yet to have to restore with it, so I'm not too trusting on it yet :p
Forum: Backup and Restore 23 Jan 2013
Replies: 1
Views: 3,815
Posted By s0me0ne
Norton Ghost 9 still working on Windows 7 good

According to Norton's site it should still work
http://www.symantec.com/business/support/index?page=content&id=TECH70425

However I'd like to hear if others are using it and having no problems....
Forum: Network & Sharing 10 May 2012
Replies: 6
Views: 4,496
Posted By s0me0ne
I got a wireless access point and still cant...

I got a wireless access point and still cant connect. I don't know what I'm doing wrong or maybe I just don't know what I'm doing.
Forum: Network & Sharing 07 May 2012
Replies: 6
Views: 4,496
Posted By s0me0ne
Thanks, I'm returning the router and getting a...

Thanks, I'm returning the router and getting a wireless access point.
Forum: Network & Sharing 05 May 2012
Replies: 6
Views: 4,496
Posted By s0me0ne
Connecting a Wireless Router to Wired Network

I have a wired linksys router that works fine. I'm not using DHCP on it, its setup at 192.168.1.1. My pc which only has a wired NIC, connects with no problems.

I recently bought a tplink wireless...
Forum: Virtualization 24 Mar 2012
Replies: 2
Views: 1,534
Posted By s0me0ne
How safe is a VM to the host?

I've only used VMs for testing known apps, development work and testing OSes.

How safe are they from infecting the host with a virus? Normally I use a seperate computer or i switch harddrives and...
Forum: Chillout Room 20 Dec 2011
Replies: 1
Views: 777
Posted By s0me0ne
Before christmas sales?

Do you think the prices for PC gear will drop before christmas? I was hoping so, I bypassed the black friday sales but was hoping the before christmas ones would be better.

I've noticed...
Forum: Chillout Room 30 Nov 2010
Replies: 0
Views: 817
Posted By s0me0ne
Is there a program to select the boot drive?

I know this can be done in the BIOS, but I wanted something I can put on a floppy to change between booting from the IDE drive or CD-ROM drive, because I have ubuntu installed on the HDD and...
Forum: Chillout Room 27 Sep 2010
Replies: 7
Views: 1,642
Posted By s0me0ne
Best wired router?

I've had Linksys routers (usually the befsr--) series, but, I've had my 3rd one die on me over the course of 7 years.

I'd rather not get another Linksys, while I like the UI and they work good,...
Forum: Virtualization 03 Feb 2010
Replies: 2
Views: 8,488
Posted By s0me0ne
SSD drive good for VMs?

I was thinking of getting a SSD drive, but I'm thinking I may want to only use it for the Windows install and maybe a few other major programs I use.

I'm thinking that using it for VMs would be...
Forum: Chillout Room 31 Dec 2009
Replies: 7
Views: 1,313
Posted By s0me0ne
i found one called: FreeOTFE Explorer, no admin...

i found one called: FreeOTFE Explorer, no admin access required :cool:
Forum: Chillout Room 31 Dec 2009
Replies: 7
Views: 1,313
Posted By s0me0ne
I got it to work, but it requires Administrator...

I got it to work, but it requires Administrator access to use it. I was able to install it, because I have an old test machine at work (win2000), but I'd rather run all my stuff on my main XP box. Oh...
Forum: Chillout Room 31 Dec 2009
Replies: 7
Views: 1,313
Posted By s0me0ne
Will TrueCrypt let you put a program in there...

Will TrueCrypt let you put a program in there like Firefox or Thunderbird and encrypt all the files in there? Or say even PHP files for Xammp?
Forum: Chillout Room 31 Dec 2009
Replies: 11
Views: 1,889
Posted By s0me0ne
Some probably just come by via Google or are...

Some probably just come by via Google or are people not signed in.
Forum: Chillout Room 31 Dec 2009
Replies: 7
Views: 1,313
Posted By s0me0ne
Best software or way to protect Flash Drive?

I had U3 but I didnt like the fact I couldnt put whatever folders or shortcuts I wanted to on the menu. Plus it was kind of slow. I'm now using PStart, which is great, but I want a way to protect any...
Forum: Virtualization 26 Nov 2009
Replies: 2
Views: 1,155
Posted By s0me0ne
Anyone notice Virtual Machines fragment their hdd a lot

I'm using VMware Player and I notice my VMs need to be defragged in the client. Plus it also fragments the host computers HDD they are on a lot. I didnt have to run windows defragmenter that much...
Forum: Virtualization 05 Nov 2009
Replies: 5
Views: 1,671
Posted By s0me0ne
I had trouble understanding what you did. Did you...

I had trouble understanding what you did. Did you backup your host machine onto the VM or backup the VM's data onto the host or the network the host is on?
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 31 Oct 2009
Replies: 39
Views: 50,570
Posted By s0me0ne
I've upgraded RAM, Graphics Card, HDDs, PCI Cards...

I've upgraded RAM, Graphics Card, HDDs, PCI Cards and never got reactivation in XP, from what I know XP should only ask if the CPU or Motherboard changes.
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 24 Oct 2009
Replies: 39
Views: 50,570
Posted By s0me0ne
Thanks for posting that I was worried it was...

Thanks for posting that I was worried it was true. I guess the only way around it is the to have drives that are the same model and size.
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 23 Oct 2009
Replies: 39
Views: 50,570
Posted By s0me0ne
I'm not going to be reinstalling, just switching...

I'm not going to be reinstalling, just switching harddrives on that 1 computer, you know power off and on.
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 23 Oct 2009
Replies: 39
Views: 50,570
Posted By s0me0ne
Yes but lets say you swap drives 5 or 10 times in...

Yes but lets say you swap drives 5 or 10 times in a day, wouldnt MS assume something bad if you have to reactive that much?
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 23 Oct 2009
Replies: 39
Views: 50,570
Posted By s0me0ne
Win7 Re-Activation/Re-Validation with Hardware Changes?

I believe I read something before that Windows 7 will require a reactivation or revalidation even on a HDD change. Is this true? If so what things will trigger this? In XP the only things that would...
Forum: Virtualization 23 Oct 2009
Replies: 14
Views: 10,197
Posted By s0me0ne
That sounds like the best new feature :) ...

That sounds like the best new feature :)

Thanks for the news, I use VMs a lot
Forum: Virtualization 15 Oct 2009
Replies: 12
Views: 2,789
Posted By s0me0ne
Hi there if you want to create VM's for using...

Hi there
if you want to create VM's for using with vmplayer use the 100% FREE QEMU -- no online stuff needed.

I never trust "Online" apps as you never know what's actually happening.[/quote]
...
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