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Forum: Performance & Maintenance 02 Nov 2011
Replies: 1
Views: 1,410
Posted By VicVicVic
Trustworthy Performance Tweak Guides?

Hello, I hope you are doing well.

My friend recently purchased a notebook and netbook, both of which are rather low models, and is looking for trustworthy tweak guides to speed up his computers.
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Forum: Tutorials 12 Oct 2011
Replies: 8
Views: 46,070
Posted By VicVicVic
Thank you very much for your input, GrandPixel....

Thank you very much for your input, GrandPixel. I'm glad to hear that other people have found this useful. As soon as I started using Windows 7, I thought the Start Menu should just be longer so I do...
Forum: Customization 30 Sep 2011
Replies: 8
Views: 5,923
Posted By VicVicVic
I know this thread is outdated, but perhaps this...

I know this thread is outdated, but perhaps this reply will help others in the future.

I had this exact issue and was looking into it. I understand that it's due to ASUS's pre-installed software -...
Forum: General Discussion 18 Sep 2011
Replies: 14
Views: 146,567
Posted By VicVicVic
Gew, if you do delete the folder, can you please...

Gew, if you do delete the folder, can you please post back your experiences after a few computer restarts? Thanks.
Forum: General Discussion 02 Sep 2010
Replies: 17
Views: 20,040
Posted By VicVicVic
Is there a fix for this issue? I get the same...

Is there a fix for this issue? I get the same problem every time my laptop starts up. It started happening after I installed Microsoft Office 2010. Thanks.
Forum: General Discussion 25 Feb 2010
Replies: 12
Views: 8,489
Posted By VicVicVic
I have been searching for the solution to this...

I have been searching for the solution to this problem on Google.com and this forum, but have yet to find one. Is there one available somewhere? I am aware that this thread is quite old, but it's two...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 18 Jan 2010
Replies: 18
Views: 9,692
Posted By VicVicVic
Was I supposed to change anything or just go all...

Was I supposed to change anything or just go all the way to the Owner tab and then click OK back out? I just tried clicking only OK all the way back out and the error still exists. Thanks.
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 15 Jan 2010
Replies: 18
Views: 9,692
Posted By VicVicVic
I'm using the newest versions of Eset NOD32 and...

I'm using the newest versions of Eset NOD32 and SUPERAntiSpyware.
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 14 Jan 2010
Replies: 18
Views: 9,692
Posted By VicVicVic
The error has occurred as long as I have had...

The error has occurred as long as I have had Windows 7 when it first came out. I only save files to My Documents and the Desktop, and the error occurs approximately four out of five times in those...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 13 Jan 2010
Replies: 18
Views: 9,692
Posted By VicVicVic
Thanks for following up. I've tried that as well...

Thanks for following up. I've tried that as well (from the exact same site, actually; I found it via a Google search) and the problem still persists.

This issue is prevalent on both my computer...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 11 Jan 2010
Replies: 18
Views: 9,692
Posted By VicVicVic
Thanks for replying! I tried waiting (from one...

Thanks for replying! I tried waiting (from one second to three to more than 20 seconds) and still have the same issue, unfortunately. Any other thoughts? Thanks.
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 09 Jan 2010
Replies: 18
Views: 9,692
Posted By VicVicVic
Don't have permission to modify files in this network

About four out of five times when I try to save a file from any program (I see it with Firefox and Photoshop the most because I use both programs often), I get the message:

You don't have...
Forum: Customization 09 Nov 2009
Replies: 1
Views: 950
Posted By VicVicVic
Making Files that are Opening Take Focus

Hello, I hope you are doing well.

When I open some types of files, such as image files (e.g. jpeg, gif), they appear in the taskbar and blinks there, telling me that it is open. However, I would...
Forum: Network & Sharing 22 Oct 2009
Replies: 13
Views: 14,671
Posted By VicVicVic
So my girlfriend is home, and once she turned on...

So my girlfriend is home, and once she turned on her computer, a homegroup showed up on my computer. I tried to joined it, but ran into the same message as earlier. Any thoughts? Thanks.
Forum: Network & Sharing 22 Oct 2009
Replies: 13
Views: 14,671
Posted By VicVicVic
Can you give us the info about your computer....

Can you give us the info about your computer. make,model, ram,network set up, 32bit or 64, what version of win 7?

thanks

Ken[/QUOTE]
This is a Dell Vostro 1500 laptop with 3GB of RAM. I am...
Forum: Network & Sharing 22 Oct 2009
Replies: 13
Views: 14,671
Posted By VicVicVic
Thanks for replying. I could not find version 7,...

Thanks for replying. I could not find version 7, but I do have version 6 and 4. Both are set to the options you listed above. I'll try again when my girlfriend comes home with her laptop. Thanks!
Forum: Network & Sharing 22 Oct 2009
Replies: 13
Views: 14,671
Posted By VicVicVic
I definitely have the latest firmware for the...

I definitely have the latest firmware for the router. How do I check the IPv6 settings?

There is no other error code. I can take a screenshot if you'd like. Thanks.
Forum: Network & Sharing 22 Oct 2009
Replies: 13
Views: 14,671
Posted By VicVicVic
I only have my own computer on right now, but my...

I only have my own computer on right now, but my girlfriend also runs Windows 7 Professional and we're connected to the Internet through the same wireless router. Just to clarify, I run into that...
Forum: Network & Sharing 22 Oct 2009
Replies: 13
Views: 14,671
Posted By VicVicVic
"Windows cannot set up a homegroup on this computer"

Hello, I hope you are doing well.

I am trying to set up a homegroup for the first time on my Windows 7 Professional computer and it isn't allowing me to. After I select what I would like to share...
Forum: Customization 20 Oct 2009
Replies: 5
Views: 4,642
Posted By VicVicVic
Tweaking the Power Button Icon in Start Menu

Hello, I hope you are well.

I think that the Power Button in the Start Menu, where users can choose for it to Lock, Sleep, Hibernate, and Shutdown their computers, is very useful. I'd like to...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 16 Oct 2009
Replies: 10
Views: 20,570
Posted By VicVicVic
Thanks for replying. Oh, I'd rather have the...

Thanks for replying.

Oh, I'd rather have the programs not use too much system resources if possible. On average, each uses 50k to 60k, which comes out to be 100k to 120k combined. At times, one or...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 16 Oct 2009
Replies: 10
Views: 20,570
Posted By VicVicVic
svchost.exe and MsMpEng.exe Hogging Resources

Hello, I hope you are doing well.

Whenever I check my Windows Task Manager's Processes tab, it looks like svchost.exe and MsMpEng.exe are hogging my system's resources. On average, each of those...
Forum: Tutorials 13 Oct 2009
Replies: 122
Views: 1,114,726
Posted By VicVicVic
Thanks. Is there any way I can look at the scan...

Thanks. Is there any way I can look at the scan results if the scan completed and I was not there when it was done? I just want to know if there are any problems with my hard drive.

I ran the...
Forum: Tutorials 12 Oct 2009
Replies: 122
Views: 1,114,726
Posted By VicVicVic
I am planning to run disk check soon, with both...

I am planning to run disk check soon, with both the options to fix it and recover bad sectors checked. I have a 300GB hard drive with 173GB free. Any idea on how long it would take to run the...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 01 Oct 2009
Replies: 2
Views: 1,538
Posted By VicVicVic
How to Make Windows Update Not Scan for Certain Things

Hello, I hope you are doing well.

Windows Update scans for updates to items that I am not interested in updating, usually because an update sometimes messes up a program or hardware. For example,...
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