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Forum: Browsers & Mail 2 Hours Ago
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Try 8GadgetPack - Gadgets for Windows 8 / 8.1 ...

Try 8GadgetPack - Gadgets for Windows 8 / 8.1 (http://8gadgetpack.net/)latest version which works for Windows 7.
Forum: General Discussion 3 Hours Ago
Replies: 5
Views: 254
Posted By gregrocker
I'd start over and follow the steps to get and...

I'd start over and follow the steps to get and keep a perfect Clean Reinstall Windows 7. (http://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials/219487-clean-reinstall-factory-oem-windows-7-a.html#post1839164) All of...
Forum: General Discussion 6 Hours Ago
Replies: 12
Views: 153
Posted By gregrocker
Glad to hear it. I'd boot into BIOS setup and...

Glad to hear it. I'd boot into BIOS setup and familarize myself with the settings for the onboard video since it might have been toggled off when the missing video card was installed.

How is...
Forum: General Discussion 6 Hours Ago
Replies: 2
Views: 267
Posted By gregrocker
Work through these steps for Troubleshooting...

Work through these steps for Troubleshooting Windows 7 Failure to Start (http://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials/219533-troubleshooting-windows-7-failure-boot.html) which try everything possible to get...
Forum: General Discussion 6 Hours Ago
Replies: 1
Views: 202
Posted By gregrocker
Work through the Troubleshooting Steps for...

Work through the Troubleshooting Steps for Windows 7 (http://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials/220165-troubleshooting-steps-windows-7-a.html) starting with the hardware tests.

If you report back as...
Forum: Installation & Setup 6 Hours Ago
Replies: 1
Views: 338
Posted By gregrocker
Start over and follow these steps to get a...

Start over and follow these steps to get a perfect Clean Reinstall Windows 7. (http://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials/219487-clean-reinstall-factory-oem-windows-7-a.html#post1839164)It compiles...
Forum: Installation & Setup 11 Hours Ago
Replies: 9
Views: 536
Posted By gregrocker
Yes 8 should configure a Dual Boot but if not...

Yes 8 should configure a Dual Boot but if not post back another picture of DM.
Forum: General Discussion 15 Hours Ago
Replies: 5
Views: 254
Posted By gregrocker
Work through the steps for Troubleshooting...

Work through the steps for Troubleshooting Windows 7 Failure to Start. (http://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials/219533-troubleshooting-windows-7-failure-boot.html)

You should always be able to Copy &...
Forum: Installation & Setup 15 Hours Ago
Replies: 6
Views: 409
Posted By gregrocker
If you want to install 64 bit for 4gb RAM then...

If you want to install 64 bit for 4gb RAM then that is a perfectly good decision. Please let us know how performance compares.

But first look over the steps for getting and keeping a perfect...
Forum: Installation & Setup 15 Hours Ago
Replies: 3
Views: 443
Posted By gregrocker
Unplug the XP drive, boot into the Win7 disk for...

Unplug the XP drive, boot into the Win7 disk for your licensed version Win7 Professional x64 English Official ISO Download (http://msft.digitalrivercontent.net/win/X17-59186.iso) burned to disk or...
Forum: Installation & Setup 17 Hours Ago
Replies: 11
Views: 601
Posted By gregrocker
It's less work than trying to install to a USB...

It's less work than trying to install to a USB drive for no good reason you can explain, and has a point: You'll have the best possible install of Win7 one can have, and it will stay that way for...
Forum: Installation & Setup 17 Hours Ago
Replies: 5
Views: 547
Posted By gregrocker
I would not use Avast which is now considered...

I would not use Avast which is now considered buggy bloatware, or any other firewall than the Win7 firewall which is perfected and provides best performance.

The tools and methods which work best...
Forum: Installation & Setup 17 Hours Ago
Replies: 21
Views: 697
Posted By gregrocker
Do you see any signs of your User account or did...

Do you see any signs of your User account or did it create a new one, possibly because the old one is corrupt? Try to run a full scan with Malwarebytes (http://www.malwarebytes.org/) and then run...
Forum: Installation & Setup 1 Day Ago
Replies: 5
Views: 547
Posted By gregrocker
If the other drive isn't bootable and you suspect...

If the other drive isn't bootable and you suspect it is infected then you can scan it with a boot disk provided in Troubleshooting Windows 7 Failure to Start...
Forum: General Discussion 1 Day Ago
Replies: 12
Views: 153
Posted By gregrocker
Given that what might have happened is the video...

Given that what might have happened is the video card was ripped out without resetting to default onboard GPU, or there isn't one or it's faulty.

If nothing else works you might be able to reset...
Forum: Installation & Setup 1 Day Ago
Replies: 9
Views: 536
Posted By gregrocker
The hard drive is Basic to begin with, as a...

The hard drive is Basic to begin with, as a Dynamic disk is only meant to span a data partition across multiple hard drives. That's why I said you must have missed the warning box that it was about...
Forum: General Discussion 1 Day Ago
Replies: 2
Views: 369
Posted By gregrocker
Delete all partitions during the booted install...

Delete all partitions during the booted install using the Drive Options pictured in Steps 7/8 of Clean Install Windows 7 (http://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials/1649-clean-install-windows-7-a.html) and...
Forum: General Discussion 1 Day Ago
Replies: 8
Views: 362
Posted By gregrocker
I've never heard of Disk Cleanup causing...

I've never heard of Disk Cleanup causing unbootable Win7.

Everything that can be done is here for Troubleshooting Windows 7 Failure to Start....
Forum: General Discussion 1 Day Ago
Replies: 6
Views: 242
Posted By gregrocker
Did you use a Recovery disk or image to recover...

Did you use a Recovery disk or image to recover the new drive? If not then you'll have no Recovery partition and as suggested should save your backup image to another drive in case the HD fails...
Forum: Installation & Setup 1 Day Ago
Replies: 7
Views: 222
Posted By gregrocker
Don't worry about that. This is how you learn. ...

Don't worry about that. This is how you learn. Feel free to ask back any questions about whatever it was you did - a Clean Reinstall or Factory Recovery?

Either way there are many important...
Forum: Installation & Setup 1 Day Ago
Replies: 9
Views: 536
Posted By gregrocker
Did you Apply the conversion to Basic first...

Did you Apply the conversion to Basic first before attempting to set D Logical?

Can we see a screenshot now of Disk Management - Post a Screen Capture Image?...
Forum: Installation & Setup 1 Day Ago
Replies: 7
Views: 222
Posted By gregrocker
The only place a WIn7 COA sticker Product Key is...

The only place a WIn7 COA sticker Product Key is used is to activate a Clean Reinstall Windows 7...
Forum: General Discussion 1 Day Ago
Replies: 12
Views: 153
Posted By gregrocker
What do you see on Monitor before it goes to...

What do you see on Monitor before it goes to sleep? Dell spash screen?

Is there any sign of mobo life? Open the case and look for LED light, fans on CPU, etc.

You can also carefully remove...
Forum: General Discussion 1 Day Ago
Replies: 12
Views: 153
Posted By gregrocker
If you have a spare license you can install Win7...

If you have a spare license you can install Win7 to see how it runs. I'd wait the full 30 days before activating to make sure it runs well. Adapt these steps to get a perfect Clean Reinstall...
Forum: General Discussion 1 Day Ago
Replies: 12
Views: 153
Posted By gregrocker
You can work through the steps for...

You can work through the steps for Troubleshooting Windows 7 Failure to Start, (http://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials/219533-troubleshooting-windows-7-failure-boot.html)

but you'd probably be...
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