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Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 02 Nov 2012
Replies: 2
Views: 1,368
Posted By stephens
Decided to install .NET Framework 4.5 which...

Decided to install .NET Framework 4.5 which permanently replaces .NET Framework 4 Client Profile when it is installed.

Now MS Updates work fine. :D
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 02 Nov 2012
Replies: 2
Views: 1,368
Posted By stephens
Solved by uninstalling .NET Framework 4 Client...

Solved by uninstalling .NET Framework 4 Client Profile. Updates then work.

Tried to repair the above first, but only uninstalling works.

It gets re-installed by updates (seeming after the...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 01 Nov 2012
Replies: 2
Views: 1,368
Posted By stephens
Not updating after system image restore or re-install

When I use either of my two system images (one which I have already used successfully for my existing install) and from two different HDD's, I now cannot update and get "unknown error code 8024402F"...
Forum: News 19 Sep 2012
Replies: 10
Views: 1,056
Posted By stephens
As an Englishman I wish we had EU choice, never...

As an Englishman I wish we had EU choice, never mind browser choice.

The population get no vote on the EU because vested interests might not like our choosing.

How ironic. :mad:
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 17 Jun 2011
Replies: 8
Views: 2,278
Posted By stephens
This security update for .NET Framework 4 failed...

This security update for .NET Framework 4 failed to install yesterday so I uninstalled the only other security update (KB2446708) then did a repair to .NET Framework 4.

When I tried "check for...
Forum: Network & Sharing 02 Dec 2010
Replies: 3
Views: 725
Posted By stephens
Thanks very much for the info chev65 I will...

Thanks very much for the info chev65

I will choose "Home" then. What is the advantage compared to "Public"? I was under the impression that "Public" would be more secure.
Forum: Network & Sharing 02 Dec 2010
Replies: 3
Views: 725
Posted By stephens
Where best to go for Network Info?

I have this Win7 PC, plus another XP SP3 PC.

I am happy to keep them seperate and don't require networking as such, being happy to share any files via external HDD or USB Flashdrive.

One Port...
Forum: Backup and Restore 18 Nov 2010
Replies: 8
Views: 1,549
Posted By stephens
Thanks Brink I think that is it. I will...

Thanks Brink I think that is it.

I will manually Activate to make sure it's done before I do an Image this time. :)

Thanks for your help.
Forum: Backup and Restore 18 Nov 2010
Replies: 8
Views: 1,549
Posted By stephens
Thanks for the replies Hopalong X and Brink it...

Thanks for the replies Hopalong X and Brink it validates OK. It was the Microsoft pre-release order offer of full retail for 45 (bargain) and came from Tesco, the biggest UK supermarket so I...
Forum: Backup and Restore 18 Nov 2010
Replies: 8
Views: 1,549
Posted By stephens
Problem with using System Image

I installed Win7 early this year and after I used my Windows activation key, installed drivers and did the updates, I made a system image.

This was great as I could experiment with various video...
Forum: Backup and Restore 04 Jul 2010
Replies: 4
Views: 3,281
Posted By stephens
Thanks for the info richc46. Do you know if...

Thanks for the info richc46.

Do you know if it was greyed out because I only Imaged a single unchanged partition?

I was wondering, if I Image more than one partition next time, whether the ...
Forum: Backup and Restore 04 Jul 2010
Replies: 4
Views: 3,281
Posted By stephens
System Image Recovery Step 6 Question

My HDD is partitioned C: for OS and D: for data.

I did a System Image of C: only.

When I did a System Image recovery "Format and repartition disks" was greyed out and could not be selected, as...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 02 Jul 2010
Replies: 4
Views: 1,944
Posted By stephens
Many thanks for the info BCXtreme, Kirsch &...

Many thanks for the info BCXtreme, Kirsch & DeaconFrost all seems fine now and I am busy filling the drive.

Named it "Iomega Backup" as it's easy to identify. :)
Forum: Hardware & Devices 02 Jul 2010
Replies: 4
Views: 1,944
Posted By stephens
External HDD Formatting Question

I would be grateful if anyone could advise on formatting Portable HDDs.

I want to format my Iomega USB 320GB HDD and have done internal HDDs before in Windows 7, but as it is a portable I have a...
Forum: Installation & Setup 30 Jun 2010
Replies: 10
Views: 2,775
Posted By stephens
Thanks theog, The Win7 install is very fast...

Thanks theog, The Win7 install is very fast compared to XP. :) The clean all is very slow though for 500GB :confused:
Forum: Installation & Setup 30 Jun 2010
Replies: 10
Views: 2,775
Posted By stephens
Thanks for the info Bill2

Thanks for the info Bill2
Forum: Installation & Setup 30 Jun 2010
Replies: 10
Views: 2,775
Posted By stephens
Sorry Bill2 for late reply. Have already...

Sorry Bill2 for late reply.

Have already done "clean all" then installed, so too late for screenshot. :(

I could repeatedly delete/merge all partitions and when I created the 100GB OS one it...
Forum: Installation & Setup 30 Jun 2010
Replies: 10
Views: 2,775
Posted By stephens
Thanks theog, I will do that first before the...

Thanks theog, I will do that first before the install.

Do you know why the 0.0MB Unallocated is there? I was worried it may be bad sectors or something. :confused:
Forum: Installation & Setup 30 Jun 2010
Replies: 10
Views: 2,775
Posted By stephens
Custom Install Query, 0MB Unallocated?

I was installing Win7 on my existing XP 500GB HDD.

I created a new 100GB partition for Win7 and was expecting to get:-


100MB system - the System reserved that Win7 creates
100GB (102400MB)...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 21 Feb 2010
Replies: 7
Views: 3,314
Posted By stephens
I have since followed the Win7 Help instructions...

I have since followed the Win7 Help instructions and been into device manager and the appropriate Channel to select ATAPI Cdrom which shows as PIOMode4. Then I checked the "DMA enabled" box and ...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 20 Feb 2010
Replies: 7
Views: 3,314
Posted By stephens
Yes hclarkjr I downloaded the very latest Intel...

Yes hclarkjr I downloaded the very latest Intel Chipset (9.​1.​1.​1025 12/29/2009) for my D945GCNL Mobo/Win7 and installed it first before the other drivers, as per Intel instructions.

It seemed...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 20 Feb 2010
Replies: 7
Views: 3,314
Posted By stephens
I have since checked the SATA cables and followed...

I have since checked the SATA cables and followed the Win7 Help instructions and been into device manager and the appropriate Channel to select ATAPI Cdrom which shows as PIOMode4. Then I checked...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 20 Feb 2010
Replies: 7
Views: 3,314
Posted By stephens
Thanks for the info bobkn. ATAPI Cdrom says...

Thanks for the info bobkn.

ATAPI Cdrom says PIOMode4.

What is the correct way to set it to DMA? Do I just check the enable DMA box?

Some say copying dirty disks can set the DVDRW to PIO...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 20 Feb 2010
Replies: 7
Views: 3,314
Posted By stephens
Very slow DVD ripping in Windows 7

I have installed Windows 7 (Home premium) as a dual boot (with XP) and now as a single boot.
With both setups it takes 2 or 3 times as long to rip a DVD to the hard drive (25-30minutes.)

I...
Forum: Installation & Setup 15 Feb 2010
Replies: 8
Views: 1,684
Posted By stephens
Thats great, thanks very much for the guide...

Thats great, thanks very much for the guide gregrocker.

I presume, looking at your instructions, I will not even have to disconnect the second HDD so it looks like a nice quick job. :D
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