Windows 7 Forums

Showing results 1 to 15 of 15
Search took 0.00 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: Smiling Carcass
Forum: Backup and Restore 14 Feb 2013
Replies: 2
Views: 626
Posted By Smiling Carcass
Thanks, mjf. I'll look at that tomorrow.

Thanks, mjf. I'll look at that tomorrow.
Forum: Backup and Restore 14 Feb 2013
Replies: 2
Views: 626
Posted By Smiling Carcass
Extra used space after cloning a drive with Acronis

I have just cloned my d: drive, 500 gb to a new 1 terabyte drive f:

drive f: has 49 gig more used space then cloned drive d:

users on drive f: is 39 gig larger than users on drive d:...
Forum: Network & Sharing 09 Oct 2011
Replies: 13
Views: 1,852
Posted By Smiling Carcass
Solved

Sorry I havenít been back for a while. The solution I found, contrary to all logic and advice was to have the same password and username on both machines. It shouldnít have made a difference, but it...
Forum: Graphic Cards 05 Aug 2011
Replies: 5
Views: 10,515
Posted By Smiling Carcass
I had exactly the same problem with an ATI card...

I had exactly the same problem with an ATI card and the solution was to turn off (uncheck) 'allow ATI overdrive'. I know you said you have a NVidia card, but maybe you have a similar setting...
Forum: Installation & Setup 15 Nov 2010
Replies: 8
Views: 1,181
Posted By Smiling Carcass
Gregrocker, I use office but not Outlook. ...

Gregrocker, I use office but not Outlook.

The Howling Wolves, I use an unattend.xml to put my User Profile on the D: drive, not just data but the whole profile. MS doesn't like this, I know but...
Forum: Installation & Setup 15 Nov 2010
Replies: 8
Views: 1,181
Posted By Smiling Carcass
Thanks again, gregrocker but I donít (currently)...

Thanks again, gregrocker but I donít (currently) use Live Mail.

The Howling Wolves, do you have a partitioned drive and do you put all user data (including app data etc) on one of them?
Forum: Installation & Setup 15 Nov 2010
Replies: 8
Views: 1,181
Posted By Smiling Carcass
Thanks, gregrocker. Normally that would be my...

Thanks, gregrocker. Normally that would be my approach, but tbeing new to Win 7 I thought I'd give this a try. It seems Windows 'Easy' Transfer isn't so 'Easy'!

Looks like I'll be spending a...
Forum: Installation & Setup 14 Nov 2010
Replies: 8
Views: 1,181
Posted By Smiling Carcass
Transfering Files and Settings

Hope I have posted in the right place!

I have a Desktop running Win 7 Home premium and have recently installed Win 7 Professional on my laptop. I want to transfer the desktop and other settings...
Forum: Network & Sharing 09 Jun 2010
Replies: 13
Views: 1,852
Posted By Smiling Carcass
Chev65, even though I think it unlikely, I am...

Chev65, even though I think it unlikely, I am open to all suggestions at this stage. I even read somewhere that turning off hardware acceleration for graphics cards has been effective for this...
Forum: Network & Sharing 09 Jun 2010
Replies: 13
Views: 1,852
Posted By Smiling Carcass
Using AVGv Free on both machines but I wouldn't...

Using AVGv Free on both machines but I wouldn't have thought A/V would block a wireless connection, at least not without a warning that I usually get when AVG identifies problems. Maybe a firewall....
Forum: Network & Sharing 09 Jun 2010
Replies: 13
Views: 1,852
Posted By Smiling Carcass
Tried: \\computername\username ...

Tried:
\\computername\username

username@computername

COMPUTERNAME\username

username

The last 3 suggested by Vista
Forum: Network & Sharing 09 Jun 2010
Replies: 13
Views: 1,852
Posted By Smiling Carcass
Thanks, Ken but I am not using Homegroup both...

Thanks, Ken but I am not using Homegroup both machines are in the same workgroup.
I'll try your 'name' suggestion and see where it goes. Be back to let you know.
Forum: Network & Sharing 09 Jun 2010
Replies: 13
Views: 1,852
Posted By Smiling Carcass
Win 7 and Vista connection woes

I am trying to network my 32 bit Vista laptop and 64 bit Win 7 desktop.

Win 7 desktop can see and connect to Vista laptop and I have set up folder synching using Allway Sync.

My Vista...
Forum: Tutorials 08 Jun 2010
Replies: 28
Views: 507,036
Posted By Smiling Carcass
Thanks, Brink. Back to normal now!. I had tried...

Thanks, Brink. Back to normal now!. I had tried safe mode with command prompt to find a cmd to rectify this, but the text in the background (behind the cmd window) looked the same size, so I assumed...
Forum: Tutorials 07 Jun 2010
Replies: 28
Views: 507,036
Posted By Smiling Carcass
My son has messed with the desktop settings and...

My son has messed with the desktop settings and the best I can assume from what he told me and what is on the screen is that he has changed the DPI to some ridiculously large size. Consequently I can...
Showing results 1 to 15 of 15

 
Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

© Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 03:47 PM.
Twitter Facebook Google+



Windows 7 Forums

Seven Forums Android App Seven Forums IOS App
  

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33