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Forum: Tutorials 23 Mar 2013
Replies: 2
Views: 64,071
Posted By foe
Brink I have a question about this: When I...

Brink I have a question about this:
When I remove the Allow this device to wake the computer checkbox from a keyboard and I remove the keyboard and connect it to a different usb port, it is once...
Forum: Software 05 Feb 2013
Replies: 2
Views: 606
Posted By foe
sorry, but bump

sorry, but bump
Forum: Software 20 Jan 2013
Replies: 2
Views: 606
Posted By foe
downgrade to xp: internal schreen brightness dimmer replacement?

I am not sure is this is the place to discuss this, but I'll give it a go.

I am currently running windows 7 (x64)on a laptop with 1GB of ram. And it runs really slow (like the 'I need to wait for...
Forum: Customization 27 Nov 2012
Replies: 10
Views: 82,740
Posted By foe
If your wallpaper bmp file is original and not...

If your wallpaper bmp file is original and not corrupted, then this means you need to figure out if any systemfiles have been corrupted. Try sfc /scannow in an elevated commandprompt.

However it...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 04 Nov 2012
Replies: 24
Views: 2,551
Posted By foe
Yeah mine was blocked pretty bad too. Anyway, non...

Yeah mine was blocked pretty bad too. Anyway, non of this matters since this is an (somewhat) old tread and my gpu died on me a few days ago, so I'm looking for a replacement pc anyway.
Forum: Hardware & Devices 03 Nov 2012
Replies: 24
Views: 2,551
Posted By foe
No, we are not talking about heatshields, but...

No, we are not talking about heatshields, but about a type of heat conducting material used in laptops in stead of thermal compound. It is used to conduct heat more effectively between the heat sink...
Forum: Graphic Cards 02 Nov 2012
Replies: 4
Views: 1,671
Posted By foe
I got an automated voice telling me to visit...

I got an automated voice telling me to visit their website, which isn't much help to me.

Symptoms got way worse btw, just when I was inspecting the LCD, the screen went completely black. (There...
Forum: Graphic Cards 02 Nov 2012
Replies: 4
Views: 1,671
Posted By foe
The manufacturer is Asus, I'll try and call them...

The manufacturer is Asus, I'll try and call them today, but I have a feeling they will not be as talkative as Ihope they'll be.
Forum: Graphic Cards 01 Nov 2012
Replies: 4
Views: 1,671
Posted By foe
ATI Mobility Radeon HD 3400 Series graphcard died, suggestions?

Hello people,

It was really sad indeed, yesterday my laptop gpu died on me. I took the laptop apart today and there was some transparent oderless oil like substance on the card, that almost seemed...
Forum: News 14 Sep 2012
Replies: 19
Views: 2,396
Posted By foe
What do you mean? Removing/reformatting a...

What do you mean? Removing/reformatting a partition is a matter of seconds.

*edit*

I heard a lot of bad experiences. A lot of people told me Windows 8 allows less customizations and security...
Forum: General Discussion 08 Sep 2012
Replies: 34
Views: 2,584
Posted By foe
Ow, come on. I know running no AV is reckless,...

Ow, come on. I know running no AV is reckless, that's why I keep a system backup: so I'm back in less then 7 minutes if something went wrong. I am quite able to recognize it when I actually am...
Forum: General Discussion 08 Sep 2012
Replies: 34
Views: 2,584
Posted By foe
Sorry for the double post, but this deserves it's...

Sorry for the double post, but this deserves it's own:

I found the cause!

I rarely use internet explorer so I removed the 'Favorites' folder and used gpedit.msc:
User...
Forum: General Discussion 08 Sep 2012
Replies: 34
Views: 2,584
Posted By foe
Yeah, I know the guide says you should not...

Yeah, I know the guide says you should not install the optional driver updates, but there are more optional updates out there.

quote:
"I would not replace any drivers given by the installer or...
Forum: General Discussion 08 Sep 2012
Replies: 34
Views: 2,584
Posted By foe
I'm not gonna have the 'use AV' discussion. I...

I'm not gonna have the 'use AV' discussion. I just like it better this way.

Anyway, problem did reoccur today, another hint that this is not mallware, as it would be really odd if I got infected...
Forum: General Discussion 07 Sep 2012
Replies: 34
Views: 2,584
Posted By foe
I've got a clean windows 7 install source on a...

I've got a clean windows 7 install source on a usb flashdrive and used that to make a clean install, before Greg posted the solution.

It's not that I'm not taking his advice, it's just that I...
Forum: General Discussion 06 Sep 2012
Replies: 34
Views: 2,584
Posted By foe
Yeah but this is like my 20+th install of windows...

Yeah but this is like my 20+th install of windows 7. I like to wipe my system partition a lot. "I used to do it like this all the time" concerned my experiences with windows 7, I ran it for a quite a...
Forum: General Discussion 04 Sep 2012
Replies: 34
Views: 2,584
Posted By foe
You think this was caused by improper way of...

You think this was caused by improper way of moving the folders?

That's odd, I used to do it like this all the time and it never ended up this way before...

I really think something went wrong...
Forum: General Discussion 04 Sep 2012
Replies: 34
Views: 2,584
Posted By foe
I apologize to you guys for seeming a bit...

I apologize to you guys for seeming a bit skeptic. I should have told you right from the start: I already tried moving it around quite a bit. I did not yet move it to it's default location, but did...
Forum: General Discussion 03 Sep 2012
Replies: 34
Views: 2,584
Posted By foe
Hey guys, I reinstalled again, let's just...

Hey guys,

I reinstalled again, let's just see if that will be the end of it.

I moved these folders because I keep a system-partition-backup on an USB flashdrive and use this to 'reinstall'. The...
Forum: General Discussion 02 Sep 2012
Replies: 34
Views: 2,584
Posted By foe
*Bump* That was fast =/ ok it happend an...

*Bump*

That was fast =/ ok it happend an other time.

Perhaps I should try another reinstall?

What would you like me to do in the admin acc? (please explain more clearly) The inegrity level...
Forum: General Discussion 01 Sep 2012
Replies: 34
Views: 2,584
Posted By foe
Sure, I could just run "net user administrator...

Sure, I could just run "net user administrator /active:yes", but I tried using "icacls D:\Desktop /setintegritylevel H" and like to verify whether or not the problem persists. If so I'll mark this...
Forum: General Discussion 01 Sep 2012
Replies: 34
Views: 2,584
Posted By foe
I'm in the Netherlands where did you see...

I'm in the Netherlands where did you see otherwise?

What should I do while in the def Admin accound?

I'm on a 'regular' account (called it 'user') with admin rights right now...

I googled a...
Forum: General Discussion 01 Sep 2012
Replies: 34
Views: 2,584
Posted By foe
both scanners come out clean, running fsc...

both scanners come out clean,

running fsc now...

I'm running this because you think my system-files might be infected/corrupt? I seriously doubt it.

Can you explain me a bit more about...
Forum: General Discussion 01 Sep 2012
Replies: 34
Views: 2,584
Posted By foe
touché u got me there Mallwarebytes and...

touché u got me there

Mallwarebytes and security essentials came out clean

I still don't think it is mallware related though, I must admit, it does sound like it.

But I did not open my...
Forum: General Discussion 01 Sep 2012
Replies: 34
Views: 2,584
Posted By foe
well I think I got it before connecting to the...

well I think I got it before connecting to the internet, but I'll install some protection/scanners to make sure this is not a mallware issue, I'll report back in a few moments...
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