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Forum: Tutorials 19 Jun 2011
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Posted By madindehead
This guide from Kari is indeed excellent....

This guide from Kari is indeed excellent. However, I found that moving AppData and ProgramData off my SSD was slowing down the system boot FAR too much!

I have since reinstalled Windows, and left...
Forum: Software 03 Jun 2011
Replies: 10
Views: 2,718
Posted By madindehead
Another annoying thing, is that the Microsoft...

Another annoying thing, is that the Microsoft Security Essentials icon doesn't update either. The icon is the red cross, saying the service isn't enabled. Only when I open MSE does it update.

What...
Forum: Software 03 Jun 2011
Replies: 10
Views: 2,718
Posted By madindehead
Ok, well, I tried everything. Rebuild Icon Cache,...

Ok, well, I tried everything. Rebuild Icon Cache, and all the other ones. It's still not sticking. It ONLY updates when I reset explorer.exe OR log out and log back in.

So no joy with anything....
Forum: Software 03 Jun 2011
Replies: 10
Views: 2,718
Posted By madindehead
I might need to try that hotfix (this one here...

I might need to try that hotfix (this one here (http://support.microsoft.com/kb/979155))

Microsoft used to have a really nice hotfix request feature, but that one doesn't seem to have it :(
...
Forum: Software 03 Jun 2011
Replies: 10
Views: 2,718
Posted By madindehead
Thanks, will give those a go! First link is just...

Thanks, will give those a go! First link is just taking me to the forums sadly :(

Will give them a try in a few minutes :)
Forum: Software 03 Jun 2011
Replies: 10
Views: 2,718
Posted By madindehead
Hi, I did mention that I had tried that, but...

Hi,

I did mention that I had tried that, but that it didn't stick after another reboot. Thanks anyway
Forum: Software 03 Jun 2011
Replies: 10
Views: 2,718
Posted By madindehead
While that's a good idea, it's not really what I...

While that's a good idea, it's not really what I want. I don't want to be starting more apps, just because my explorer.exe is being weird. There SHOULD be a way to fix it, without running a program...
Forum: Software 03 Jun 2011
Replies: 10
Views: 2,718
Posted By madindehead
Notification Icons Missing on Reboot

Hey guys,

I am having a few problems with some of my notification area icons.

Some of the programs I have set to start of boot (not very many I might add) aren't loading their icons in the...
Forum: Tutorials 01 Jun 2011
Replies: 881
Views: 378,173
Posted By madindehead
This is completeley normal behaviour of some...

This is completeley normal behaviour of some programs using absolute file locations instead of Windows environment variables. Read this post earlier in this thread:...
Forum: Tutorials 01 Jun 2011
Replies: 881
Views: 378,173
Posted By madindehead
Kari, a quick question for you. On my new install...

Kari, a quick question for you. On my new install with the SSD, I have once again moved ProgramData and all is working. However, I installed one program (Virtual Clone Drive) and the Start Menu entry...
Forum: Tutorials 30 May 2011
Replies: 881
Views: 378,173
Posted By madindehead
Thank you very much for all the help! Excellent...

Thank you very much for all the help! Excellent tutorial mate, I got there in the end! Thank you very much!
Forum: Tutorials 30 May 2011
Replies: 881
Views: 378,173
Posted By madindehead
Thanks mate. I have just copied all the data...

Thanks mate.

I have just copied all the data onto the drive I will be using for the User data etc. If I do a fresh install, will I just be able to link to that right away? Or will get annoyed with...
Forum: Tutorials 30 May 2011
Replies: 881
Views: 378,173
Posted By madindehead
Please don't shoot the messenger now ;) :...

Please don't shoot the messenger now ;) : Re-install might be the best alternative now. If you decide to do so, do not forget to backup your data first.

Kari[/QUOTE]

Not your fault at all mate...
Forum: Tutorials 30 May 2011
Replies: 881
Views: 378,173
Posted By madindehead
Just found out: I'm an IDIOT! The data was...

Just found out: I'm an IDIOT! The data was copying itself during that video performance bit. And now I've screwed my install. Any way to fix this mess I've created?

Update: I have decided to use a...
Forum: Tutorials 30 May 2011
Replies: 881
Views: 378,173
Posted By madindehead
Hi Kari, This is working well so far for me...

Hi Kari,

This is working well so far for me on my installation. Just on the reboot after running the script. Currently on "Setup is checking video performance" and have been for some time...When...
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