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Forum: Themes and Styles 31 Oct 2015
Replies: 1,235
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Posted By GARoss
Yep! I agree. :) Custom Start Menu Button...

Yep! I agree. :)

Custom Start Menu Button Collection for Windows 10 - Windows 10 Forums...
Forum: Themes and Styles 24 Oct 2015
Replies: 1,235
Views: 815,334
Posted By GARoss
Thanks Bongo. I should clarify that by cool...

Thanks Bongo.

I should clarify that by cool I meant all the creative artwork displayed by posters in this thread. They inspired me to give it a try & contribute. :)
Forum: Themes and Styles 23 Oct 2015
Replies: 1,235
Views: 815,334
Posted By GARoss
Hi. I think all of these are very cool (can you...

Hi. I think all of these are very cool (can you guess my age with the use of "cool"!! ;) ) so I decided to give it a try too. I remembered a Xara tutorial by Gary Priester over at XaraXone.com a few...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 14 Oct 2015
Replies: 7
Views: 258
Posted By GARoss
Thanks for the suggestions. I was able to open...

Thanks for the suggestions. I was able to open Mouse Properties & navigate to Device Settings by using Shift + Tab & arrow keys to check Touchpad back on & Save before exiting. This solved my issue.
Forum: Hardware & Devices 13 Oct 2015
Replies: 7
Views: 258
Posted By GARoss
Cannot change mouse settings from device manager....

Cannot change mouse settings from device manager.

I can get to Mouse Properties but cannot navigate to Device Settings where I can turn mouse back on. Can this be done with some combo of keyboard...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 13 Oct 2015
Replies: 7
Views: 258
Posted By GARoss
Need to restart touchpad using just keyboard.

Hi everyone. I made a mistake on a Toshiba laptop. I turned off the touchpad in Device Settings. Now the touchpad is dead & I don't have a mouse to navigate with. I need to restart the touchpad...
Forum: News 24 May 2015
Replies: 22
Views: 1,598
Posted By GARoss
Well, I don't consider myself rich (LOL) but...

Well, I don't consider myself rich (LOL) but would be interested in this technology. At this time it will be considered a niche technology as there are no plans for major networks (that I'm aware...
Forum: News 23 May 2015
Replies: 22
Views: 1,598
Posted By GARoss
Why do people buy a luxury car instead of a cheap...

Why do people buy a luxury car instead of a cheap compact car? They both will do freeway speeds & get you there.

Why do people buy huge homes in high rent areas when it's far more economical to...
Forum: System Security 30 Jan 2015
Replies: 34
Views: 3,166
Posted By GARoss
I've used Malwarebytes free in the past but...

I've used Malwarebytes free in the past but bought premium version yesterday. What is "active with SAS on demand". Is that a default setting or needs to be turned on? :confused:
Forum: System Security 29 Jan 2015
Replies: 34
Views: 3,166
Posted By GARoss
Thanks for the info. Very interesting read. But,...

Thanks for the info. Very interesting read. But, threat or no threat, I don't like anything installed on my PC other than what I want install. Don't they know, no means NO!

I purchased...
Forum: System Security 29 Jan 2015
Replies: 34
Views: 3,166
Posted By GARoss
What should one expect MSE to do? To me,...

What should one expect MSE to do?

To me, Security Essentials sounds like it covers computer/internet security but apparently not (see post #5). Every .exe file I download I scan with both MSE &...
Forum: System Security 28 Jan 2015
Replies: 34
Views: 3,166
Posted By GARoss
A few days ago I had trouble extracting a zip...

A few days ago I had trouble extracting a zip file using 7-zip so I tried installing WinRAR. Despite un-checking every install offer, the install process installed a lot more than WinRAR! The biggest...
Forum: General Discussion 28 Dec 2014
Replies: 30
Views: 2,618
Posted By GARoss
Name's George. Good as new! Thanks for all the...

Name's George. Good as new! Thanks for all the help. :)
Forum: General Discussion 28 Dec 2014
Replies: 30
Views: 2,618
Posted By GARoss
Thanks Greg. Different day, different Disk...

Thanks Greg.

Different day, different Disk Management. I haven't touched a thing & now C: show up as Disk 0. I'll open my case tomorrow to verify as we have visitors now & report back.
Forum: General Discussion 28 Dec 2014
Replies: 30
Views: 2,618
Posted By GARoss
C300-CTFDDAC128MAG ATA Device is the 128Gb SSD C:...

C300-CTFDDAC128MAG ATA Device is the 128Gb SSD C: which at boot is reported as Port-00: as seen in my photo.

Are we good?
Forum: General Discussion 27 Dec 2014
Replies: 30
Views: 2,618
Posted By GARoss
344404 Motherboard is Gigabyte...

344404

Motherboard is Gigabyte GA-P67-UD3-B3_v1.1 . According to the manual, if I'm reading it correctly (see bottom attachment) , 0-1 are 6Gb while 2-6 are 3GB. CDM indicates C: is on port 1.
Forum: General Discussion 27 Dec 2014
Replies: 30
Views: 2,618
Posted By GARoss
I think it was important to return G: to Basic...

I think it was important to return G: to Basic because eventually I'll have to upgrade to Windows 10 which I don't believe to be compatible with Dynamic drives.

I think I understand now why G:...
Forum: General Discussion 26 Dec 2014
Replies: 30
Views: 2,618
Posted By GARoss
Success! As a precaution I moved all data to...

Success!

As a precaution I moved all data to another drive then processed. All went without a glitch. Thanks! :thumbsup:
Forum: General Discussion 26 Dec 2014
Replies: 30
Views: 2,618
Posted By GARoss
You are again confusing things. The bootmgr is in...

You are again confusing things. The bootmgr is in the system partition. That is an independent partition and not C.

When C was F that means that C was not the running OS at that moment but some...
Forum: General Discussion 25 Dec 2014
Replies: 30
Views: 2,618
Posted By GARoss
Sorry. I was posting & didn't see you new post....

Sorry. I was posting & didn't see you new post. I'll followup on this.
Forum: General Discussion 25 Dec 2014
Replies: 30
Views: 2,618
Posted By GARoss
whs, thanks for your post. If bootmgr is...

whs, thanks for your post.

If bootmgr is located on C: in the 100Mb system partition & Windows OS is also on C: , why did it appear as F: while doing the repair? I know you are correct but I...
Forum: General Discussion 25 Dec 2014
Replies: 30
Views: 2,618
Posted By GARoss
You got this all wrong. The MBR is on the first...

You got this all wrong. The MBR is on the first 512 bytes of the Disk - not on a Partition. I guess what you are looking for is the bootmgr. But that would normally be on the system partition and not...
Forum: General Discussion 24 Dec 2014
Replies: 30
Views: 2,618
Posted By GARoss
Is there a way to use the command prompt window...

Is there a way to use the command prompt window with Windows 7 up & running to "find" the MBR?

I used msconfig & got this. Does this verify that MBR is actuall on C: ?
Forum: General Discussion 24 Dec 2014
Replies: 30
Views: 2,618
Posted By GARoss
Uninstalled Linux OS dual boot with Windows 7 now boot issue.

Tried Ubuntu & didn't like it so wanted to remove it completely. After deleting & recovering that portion of (G: ) which is where Ubuntu was installed, I couldn't boot in Windows 7. I was able to...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 12 Nov 2014
Replies: 2
Views: 609
Posted By GARoss
Yes. Windows tools couldn't do it but Partition...

Yes. Windows tools couldn't do it but Partition Wizard sure did. About a simple as it gets!

Thanks!
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