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Forum: Chillout Room 3 Hours Ago
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Good work guys! Keep it up! :geek: :geek:

Good work guys! Keep it up! :geek: :geek:
Forum: System Security 4 Hours Ago
Replies: 77
Views: 1,642
Posted By gregrocker
Anak had you mark the Recovery partition Active...

Anak had you mark the Recovery partition Active to see if Recovery would either boot itself at reboot, or if it would now run from F11 or ESC key. I asked you twice today to do this, even giving you...
Forum: Installation & Setup 4 Hours Ago
Replies: 8
Views: 210
Posted By gregrocker
Work through the steps for ...

Work through the steps for (http://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials/324687-overcoming-windows-7-installation-failures.html#post2714895)Overcoming Windows 7 Installation Failures - Windows 7 Help...
Forum: Installation & Setup 5 Hours Ago
Replies: 11
Views: 220
Posted By gregrocker
For the third time: Storage Boot Option Control...

For the third time: Storage Boot Option Control may need to be Enabled to boot a flash stick. It may even pertain to disk. I would have it enabled for Legacy or both.

Read the manual for your...
Forum: System Security 5 Hours Ago
Replies: 77
Views: 1,642
Posted By gregrocker
Was this the download you were unsure of? ...

Was this the download you were unsure of? http://msft.digitalrivercontent.net/win/X17-58997.iso
Don't you already have the latest official 64 bit Home premium installer w/SP1 to do the repairs? ...
Forum: Installation & Setup 6 Hours Ago
Replies: 11
Views: 220
Posted By gregrocker
What are the choices for Storage Boot? It can...

What are the choices for Storage Boot? It can include USB drives and sticks so might also include disks.

I'd question why Secure Boot mode is Standard when it's supposedly Disabled.

Are...
Forum: Installation & Setup 7 Hours Ago
Replies: 11
Views: 220
Posted By gregrocker
You only needed to ask us to sort these. Using...

You only needed to ask us to sort these. Using Hirens is an XP era solution not suitable for EFI cases which we handle here by the hundreds and require the correct settings combination.

You are...
Forum: Installation & Setup 8 Hours Ago
Replies: 26
Views: 279
Posted By gregrocker
Kari your integrity is never in doubt with me or...

Kari your integrity is never in doubt with me or anyone I've ever heard, just different ways of doing things.

I respect your bringing Sysprep to consumers here and tout it at MVP Summit as an...
Forum: General Discussion 9 Hours Ago
Replies: 1
Views: 200
Posted By gregrocker
Work through the...

Work through the http://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials/220165-troubleshooting-steps-windows-7-a.html starting with full Malwarebytes and SuperAntiSpwyare scans, SFC to see if System Files are...
Forum: Installation & Setup 9 Hours Ago
Replies: 11
Views: 220
Posted By gregrocker
You clearly have an MBR install since there is no...

You clearly have an MBR install since there is no EFI System partition and the System Reserved boot partition is marked Active which cannot be done on a GPT disk.

What you probably have is a...
Forum: Installation & Setup 9 Hours Ago
Replies: 26
Views: 279
Posted By gregrocker
The tutorial clearly says in a red box to save a...

The tutorial clearly says in a red box to save a Win7 backup image because of the riskiness of this venture.

I would never move the entire User profile but instead only the active User folders...
Forum: Installation & Setup 10 Hours Ago
Replies: 7
Views: 283
Posted By gregrocker
It explains how to deal with the 32gb SSD caching...

It explains how to deal with the 32gb SSD caching drive on an MSATA in the two tutorials Theog posted above.
Forum: Customization 10 Hours Ago
Replies: 17
Views: 475
Posted By gregrocker
You were advised you didn't need to run with all...

You were advised you didn't need to run with all of those freeloaders starting up with Windows and said you'd turned them off, but the screenshot show otherwise - enough startups to choke a horse. ...
Forum: General Discussion 16 Hours Ago
Replies: 12
Views: 215
Posted By gregrocker
Music is data which can always be stored on a HD...

Music is data which can always be stored on a HD instead of the SSD. Issues which arise when doing that are rare, but can be dealt with if necessary.
Forum: General Discussion 16 Hours Ago
Replies: 22
Views: 405
Posted By gregrocker
Highlight each Startup listed to follow Soluto's...

Highlight each Startup listed to follow Soluto's suggestion to disable or delay. Then after you uninstall Soluto monitor these in msconfig to make sure they stay disabled or in services.msc to make...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 16 Hours Ago
Replies: 17
Views: 319
Posted By gregrocker
When you have so many small partition it is easy...

When you have so many small partition it is easy to overload one. Much better to have one large data partition, linked to the OS via Libraries or moving User folders to it. ...
Forum: General Discussion 1 Day Ago
Replies: 12
Views: 215
Posted By gregrocker
The SSD is the best upgrade you can have. ...

The SSD is the best upgrade you can have.

You don't need a huge one since file data doesn't benefit from the speed improvement, just OS, Programs, Paging File and Hibernate file. Your User...
Forum: System Security 1 Day Ago
Replies: 77
Views: 1,642
Posted By gregrocker
Try booting Recovery partition now from the HP...

Try booting Recovery partition now from the HP F11 or ESC Boot menu keys, or as shown in Performing an HP System Recovery (Windows 7) | HP® Support...
Forum: General Discussion 1 Day Ago
Replies: 10
Views: 292
Posted By gregrocker
One should never expect to install Win7 onto a...

One should never expect to install Win7 onto a partition with files and have those files remain intact. The installer will format the partition even if you don't if its correctly booted for the...
Forum: General Discussion 1 Day Ago
Replies: 10
Views: 239
Posted By gregrocker
Thanks, Kari. Whatever you post will be word,...

Thanks, Kari. Whatever you post will be word, and linked.
Forum: General Discussion 1 Day Ago
Replies: 10
Views: 239
Posted By gregrocker
The solution Kari offers to create a new Answer...

The solution Kari offers to create a new Answer file applies to his tutorial to move User profile, but how about http://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials/87555-user-profile-change-default-location.html...
Forum: General Discussion 1 Day Ago
Replies: 10
Views: 239
Posted By gregrocker
Good to know. My first instinct is that he's a...

Good to know. My first instinct is that he's a commentator and not a help expert. Strange that there were two posts referencing this today.

It would be great to have something to link for...
Forum: General Discussion 1 Day Ago
Replies: 10
Views: 239
Posted By gregrocker
Heads up: Users cannot upgrade to 8.1 Pro if 7 User Profile was moved?

I got two cases on this today. It was the subject of an Ed Bott article a year ago though I hadn't heard anything until now. It seems some users wanting to upgrade to 8.1 Pro have been stranded and...
Forum: General Discussion 1 Day Ago
Replies: 2
Views: 177
Posted By gregrocker
I am working on another case on this right now...

I am working on another case on this right now but because I have never advised moving more than the Active User folders, realizing the web of associations involved in hidden User Profile Appdata, I ...
Forum: General Discussion 1 Day Ago
Replies: 10
Views: 292
Posted By gregrocker
I would use free Partition Wizard to resize the...

I would use free Partition Wizard to resize the HD's data partition to the right, create a new OS partition on the left which is the fastest part of the HD. This can only be done by a 3rd party disk...
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