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Forum: General Discussion 1 Day Ago
Replies: 18
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Posted By Sir George
To answer your question "Was this advice...

To answer your question "Was this advice correct", this is quoted from gregrocker;
"No it's not okay to have the boot partition on another hard drive."
So, what do you think?
Forum: General Discussion 1 Day Ago
Replies: 6
Views: 224
Posted By Sir George
The BIOS does not update automatically, it...

The BIOS does not update automatically, it requires user intervention. So, you would either deliberately have updated it or there would have been a notification, such as "Would you like to update...
Forum: General Discussion 2 Days Ago
Replies: 3
Views: 564
Posted By Sir George
Using the search term "There is a file or folder...

Using the search term "There is a file or folder on your computer called" brought up the following link;

https://duckduckgo.com/?q=There+is+a+file+or+folder+on+your+computer+called&t=palemoon
...
Forum: General Discussion 4 Days Ago
Replies: 4
Views: 424
Posted By Sir George
Since you have no restore points, you will not be...

Since you have no restore points, you will not be able to roll back the computer to a time before your problems. You can create a new restore point by following the instructions at the following...
Forum: General Discussion 5 Days Ago
Replies: 10
Views: 416
Posted By Sir George
As for myself, I don't know. I use "File Locator...

As for myself, I don't know. I use "File Locator Pro" as a personal choice and have never compared it to "Everything". I would venture to guess there is a comparison on the web and you may want to...
Forum: General Discussion 5 Days Ago
Replies: 10
Views: 416
Posted By Sir George
In response to your question regarding "indexing...

In response to your question regarding "indexing file content" I don't know the answer. I use Mythicsoft's File Locator Pro and don't have much experience with Agent Ransack.
Forum: General Discussion 6 Days Ago
Replies: 10
Views: 416
Posted By Sir George
A really good free replacement is Agent Ransack...

A really good free replacement is Agent Ransack which can be obtained from the following link;

Agent Ransack - Free File Searching Utility (http://www.mythicsoft.com/agentransack/)
Forum: General Discussion 1 Week Ago
Replies: 4
Views: 427
Posted By Sir George
Just an FYI: There is a "SevenForums" for the...

Just an FYI: There is a "SevenForums" for the BSOD at the following link;

BSOD Help and Support - Windows 7 Help Forums (http://www.sevenforums.com/bsod-help-support/)

I am providing the link...
Forum: General Discussion 1 Week Ago
Replies: 4
Views: 427
Posted By Sir George
Just an FYI: There is a "SevenForums" for the...

Just an FYI: There is a "SevenForums" for the BSOD at the following link;

BSOD Help and Support - Windows 7 Help Forums (http://www.sevenforums.com/bsod-help-support/)

I am providing the link...
Forum: General Discussion 1 Week Ago
Replies: 6
Views: 299
Posted By Sir George
My experience has been that most private parties...

My experience has been that most private parties are overly concerned about data recovery. The likelihood of someone, a private party, actually trying to recover data is relatively small; on the...
Forum: General Discussion 1 Week Ago
Replies: 4
Views: 233
Posted By Sir George
Yeah yeah, Windows works normally also after that...

Yeah yeah, Windows works normally also after that 3 messages. But this is disturbing. Laptop was good before yesterday, and I think its my fault, cuz I installed some programs, and they don't...
Forum: General Discussion 1 Week Ago
Replies: 3
Views: 564
Posted By Sir George
See if the following helps; Open...

See if the following helps;

Open Internet Explorer.
Click Tools and then options.
Click on the security tab.
Select the Internet Zone.
...
Forum: General Discussion 1 Week Ago
Replies: 2
Views: 247
Posted By Sir George
I believe the location is...

I believe the location is "C:\Windows\System32\config\RegBack"; I don't use it, so this is from memory.

I use Tweaking Registry Backup from Tweaking.com instead, which is free and superior in my...
Forum: General Discussion 1 Week Ago
Replies: 31
Views: 1,099
Posted By Sir George
Go to the following link and see if the...

Go to the following link and see if the instructions there provide a solution;

http://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials/1538-sfc-scannow-command-system-file-checker.html
Forum: General Discussion 1 Week Ago
Replies: 31
Views: 1,099
Posted By Sir George
What were the scan results from Panda? Were there...

What were the scan results from Panda? Were there any items that were quarantined?
Forum: General Discussion 1 Week Ago
Replies: 11
Views: 376
Posted By Sir George
The program allows for multiple computers, so you...

The program allows for multiple computers, so you can install it on any other system. See the following link;

Order USB Safely Remove (http://www.safelyremove.com/en/order.htm)
Forum: General Discussion 1 Week Ago
Replies: 11
Views: 376
Posted By Sir George
I have used Safely Remove USB for assigning drive...

I have used Safely Remove USB for assigning drive letters and it works very well. There is a free 30 day trial, but it is "pay to use" software after that.

USB Safely Remove Features...
Forum: General Discussion 1 Week Ago
Replies: 38
Views: 962
Posted By Sir George
The title of your thread states you added ram,...

The title of your thread states you added ram, was this at the same time as the HD? If so, the problem may be that the ram is not matched properly. Of course, there may be other issues.
Forum: General Discussion 1 Week Ago
Replies: 10
Views: 493
Posted By Sir George
Thanks - I read the page, but will it definitely...

Thanks - I read the page, but will it definitely tell me where the 89gb is?

I would rather nknow for certain before installing something new.

thanks[/QUOTE]

There is no certainty when it...
Forum: General Discussion 1 Week Ago
Replies: 10
Views: 322
Posted By Sir George
See if the following link provides a viable...

See if the following link provides a viable solution;

Start Menu - 'All Programs' is empty or nothing happens when you click the menu (http://windowsxp.mvps.org/AllPrograms.htm)
Forum: General Discussion 1 Week Ago
Replies: 4
Views: 379
Posted By Sir George
No way I am aware of that allows changing the...

No way I am aware of that allows changing the icon manually, but you could try rebuilding the icon cache;

http://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials/49819-icon-cache-rebuild.html
Forum: General Discussion 1 Week Ago
Replies: 10
Views: 493
Posted By Sir George
I use "Folder Size" to determine the usage of a...

I use "Folder Size" to determine the usage of a hard drive, it's free and can be downloaded from;

Folder Size - Freeware file size analysis. Check the directory sizes, folder sizes and file sizes...
Forum: General Discussion 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 11
Views: 498
Posted By Sir George
I don't know if you should get rid of the...

I don't know if you should get rid of the partitions, that's something you need to decide. If you want to remove them, I suggest "Partition Wizard". Visit the following link for more details;

Use...
Forum: General Discussion 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 14
Views: 748
Posted By Sir George
Yes, Malwarebytes can and does work with...

Yes, Malwarebytes can and does work with antivirus programs. Visit the following site and view the last item in the checkmark list;

http://www.malwarebytes.org/lp/malware_lp/
Forum: General Discussion 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 4
Views: 399
Posted By Sir George
Hi Gregrocker, thanks for the reply, just to...

Hi Gregrocker, thanks for the reply, just to confirm I have a laptop at the minute with 1 SSD and 1 HDD, I want to replace both these drives with a bigger SSD and HDD.

I would like it to be more a...
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