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Forum: Tutorials 9 Hours Ago
Replies: 7
Views: 59,315
Posted By sl2222
If it sleeps thru the night then I know it's...

If it sleeps thru the night then I know it's fixed. I'll report back and thanks again Brink.
Forum: Tutorials 9 Hours Ago
Replies: 7
Views: 59,315
Posted By sl2222
Ok, it's been asleep for a few hours and didn't...

Ok, it's been asleep for a few hours and didn't wake so maybe it's corrected.
I disabled the selective suspend setting.

Thanks for the suggestion.
Forum: Tutorials 16 Hours Ago
Replies: 7
Views: 59,315
Posted By sl2222
Thanks for the effort but when checking powercfg,...

Thanks for the effort but when checking powercfg, the only armed items are the keyboard and mouse. No USB hubs listed (I did make sure already that they were set to not wake the computer.

I'll...
Forum: Tutorials 19 Hours Ago
Replies: 7
Views: 59,315
Posted By sl2222
My system is waking up at random times. After...

My system is waking up at random times. After reading the event viewer it is being caused by a USB Root Hub.
How can I determine what's up at this point?
Forum: Tutorials 09 Jan 2013
Replies: 103
Views: 608,487
Posted By sl2222
Thanks for the response. So could I just...

Thanks for the response.
So could I just install windows 8 under uefi then...
After that, plug in my other (data) drives and all would be fine? I'm not that concerned about the dual boot into...
Forum: Tutorials 09 Jan 2013
Replies: 103
Views: 608,487
Posted By sl2222
question. I have an ssd for my c drive with 4...

question. I have an ssd for my c drive with 4 other drives. C drive is windows 7 x64, D Drive is windows 8 x64. the other drives are just data.
I'm upgrading my MB to uefi (switching to amd cpu...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 30 Sep 2012
Replies: 7
Views: 3,950
Posted By sl2222
yes, just answer yes and your 15 tabs will...

yes, just answer yes and your 15 tabs will reappear
Forum: Browsers & Mail 30 Sep 2012
Replies: 7
Views: 3,950
Posted By sl2222
Right click on yourdesktop and select New/Text...

Right click on yourdesktop and select New/Text Document.
There will be a new txt file on your desktop.
Double click on it and then enter this line in the blank doc...
taskkill /F /IM iexp* /T
...
Forum: General Discussion 13 Jul 2012
Replies: 14
Views: 11,356
Posted By sl2222
Try changing the number in this registry key... ...

Try changing the number in this registry key...
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Control Panel\Desktop\WindowMetrics\Shell Icon Size

If that doesn't work then I'd try a 'dirty' way to fix it and that would be a...
Forum: General Discussion 11 Jul 2012
Replies: 14
Views: 11,356
Posted By sl2222
Here's an easier one to use. No command line...

Here's an easier one to use. No command line stuff. it has auto restore after start, resume etc.
It's called desksave.
DeskSave -* Save and restore the positions of the icons on your desktop...
Forum: General Discussion 11 Jul 2012
Replies: 14
Views: 11,356
Posted By sl2222
There is an rtf file included with the zip file...

There is an rtf file included with the zip file for the command line version. That will show u how it is used.

Sorry, but could you clarify a couple of things?

I set the file path (C:\Program...
Forum: General Discussion 10 Jul 2012
Replies: 14
Views: 11,356
Posted By sl2222
I hope it's ok to post an external link here. I...

I hope it's ok to post an external link here. I found this on another forum...
Use midiox desktop restore (http://www.midiox.com/index.htm?http://www.midiox.com/desktoprestore.htm)...
Get both the...
Forum: General Discussion 28 Jun 2012
Replies: 1
Views: 551
Posted By sl2222
Not positive but i think the subst command will...

Not positive but i think the subst command will just change the drive letter. You might try the 'Label' command.
Forum: Software 11 Apr 2012
Replies: 3
Views: 2,588
Posted By sl2222
I'm no expert but I'm pretty sure it'd be a...

I'm no expert but I'm pretty sure it'd be a nightmare trying to setup those programs to run from the slave drive without them being installed thru your new OS.
You could copy your user folder from...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 28 Jan 2012
Replies: 4
Views: 1,541
Posted By sl2222
It was under the power settings and there was a...

It was under the power settings and there was a wake up alarm set for 00:00:00
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 28 Jan 2012
Replies: 4
Views: 1,541
Posted By sl2222
Duh! I should have thought of that. That was the...

Duh! I should have thought of that. That was the culprit.
On a side note...
While i was in there i noticed that my option to power the system up by mouse or keyboard were disabled.
I used to like...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 28 Jan 2012
Replies: 4
Views: 1,541
Posted By sl2222
Computer wake up problem

Hi all,
Using win7 x64
For some reason every night at 12am the computer wakes up for no apparent reason.
I've checked the task scheduler quite extensively and can't find anything that is set to go...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 27 Dec 2011
Replies: 7
Views: 3,950
Posted By sl2222
Glad to help. I just wish ms would add a built-in...

Glad to help. I just wish ms would add a built-in session mgr.
and i can't take credit. i read it somewhere else but my memory is too short to remember where. :)
Forum: General Discussion 08 Dec 2011
Replies: 22
Views: 25,411
Posted By sl2222
I have the same problem only with a task called...

I have the same problem only with a task called 'autokmsdaily' and I have no idea what that is.
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 07 Dec 2011
Replies: 24
Views: 15,398
Posted By sl2222
Ok,I wanted to post an update. After researching...

Ok,I wanted to post an update. After researching a problem of intermittent bsod's I discovered that one memory slot in my motherboard is bad.
I've had the bsod's for a few months now and I've been...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 28 Nov 2011
Replies: 24
Views: 15,398
Posted By sl2222
Ok, sorry it took so long to get back. The...

Ok, sorry it took so long to get back. The visitors were here all week and I had to golf on the weekend. :)
I uninstalled sp1 then attempted to re-install. I got an error code (sorry, didn't write...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 21 Nov 2011
Replies: 24
Views: 15,398
Posted By sl2222
Well, i won't be able to uninstall and re-install...

Well, i won't be able to uninstall and re-install SP1 for a few days. Visitors in town and just no time right now but by this coming weekend I'll do it and promise to get back with the results.
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 20 Nov 2011
Replies: 24
Views: 15,398
Posted By sl2222
Thanks for all the info people and I don't think...

Thanks for all the info people and I don't think i'll be using reg cleaners anymore. :)

now i still have to uninstall sp1 and re-install to see if it fixes this anomaly.
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 20 Nov 2011
Replies: 24
Views: 15,398
Posted By sl2222
Thanks EX_Brit I will uninstall sp1 and...

Thanks EX_Brit I will uninstall sp1 and re-install. No time right now but as soon as I do I'll get back to you with the results.
I do use ccleaner's reg cleaner once in a while. That is probably...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 20 Nov 2011
Replies: 24
Views: 15,398
Posted By sl2222
Well it IS service pack 1 KB976932 that was...

Well it IS service pack 1 KB976932 that was installed.
SFC found no problems
It was installed via Windows Update (if I remember correctly) :)
I run malware bytes about once a week and have been...
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