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Forum: General Discussion 5 Days Ago
Replies: 2
Views: 296
Posted By XweAponX
Need advice on an ISO project

I use a flash drive to carry around a bootable "toolbox" I made, which I use to check HDD's, Load remote registry's, sometimes resize or copy whole HDD's or partitions. Most of the tools are a bunch...
Forum: General Discussion 5 Days Ago
Replies: 62
Views: 1,835
Posted By XweAponX
I think it would be fine, the life expectancy of...

I think it would be fine, the life expectancy of a laptop seems to me about 3 years lately. But if you did get one that lasted until 2020, you could update it to 8 or 10 at that time.
Forum: General Discussion 1 Week Ago
Replies: 9
Views: 425
Posted By XweAponX
When it shuts off, does it just go black suddenly...

When it shuts off, does it just go black suddenly and power off completely or does the system go through a shutdown sequence?

This was happening to me, check your Task Manager and power settings....
Forum: General Discussion 1 Week Ago
Replies: 13
Views: 636
Posted By XweAponX
Yes, there is a system for adding images to the...

Yes, there is a system for adding images to the post, if you can post a screenshot of the error, then we can do something. If you are using the old iPhone Win 7 forums app, you can't do this.
Forum: General Discussion 1 Week Ago
Replies: 11
Views: 323
Posted By XweAponX
Can you boot the system, you can just do an...

Can you boot the system, you can just do an in-place install. I've does this several times, it clears up all kinds of problems. Make sure you have that sticker on the back or side of the PC or Laptop...
Forum: Network & Sharing 1 Week Ago
Replies: 5
Views: 363
Posted By XweAponX
Do you mean the connections for the Hard Wired...

Do you mean the connections for the Hard Wired Ethernet? Any built-in Wifi may have a switch for it on the front of the laptop. Did you wipe the HDD, if you did, you deleted the drivers - Especially...
Forum: General Discussion 1 Week Ago
Replies: 12
Views: 656
Posted By XweAponX
Well you can only clean it through the Disk...

Well you can only clean it through the Disk Cleanup utility, located in Accessories/System Tools on your start menu- Don't ever try to randomly delete files yourself, but the tool should remove a...
Forum: General Discussion 1 Week Ago
Replies: 11
Views: 323
Posted By XweAponX
He might have deleted the logs if they got full,...

He might have deleted the logs if they got full, although you are prompted to backup the logs. Look for for files ending in evtx, those are saved logs. They are not all saved in the same file, each...
Forum: General Discussion 1 Week Ago
Replies: 2
Views: 206
Posted By XweAponX
I have a mouse that does the same, had to replace...

I have a mouse that does the same, had to replace it. If you have a 99 Cent Only store near you, they sell IR mice for 2 bucks, sometimes they sell decent USB mice there too for the same. If you get...
Forum: General Discussion 1 Week Ago
Replies: 5
Views: 376
Posted By XweAponX
Hm, a legitimate Adobe Flash or Java update will...

Hm, a legitimate Adobe Flash or Java update will not show on a webpage, but in your Notifications in the Taskbar. A small Icon for either will appear. Install updates for these ONLY from those...
Forum: General Discussion 1 Week Ago
Replies: 9
Views: 478
Posted By XweAponX
Another cause of freezes is an HDD that is going...

Another cause of freezes is an HDD that is going bad. That's usually the first sign, then the system will start running slow. I use GWscan to check for read element failure, if you detect that,...
Forum: General Discussion 1 Week Ago
Replies: 11
Views: 323
Posted By XweAponX
Don't know why your Administrative Tools are...

Don't know why your Administrative Tools are showing blank, right clock on the Orb, choose Properties, then go Start Menu (middle tab) then "Customise" and at the bottom there is an entry to show or...
Forum: General Discussion 1 Week Ago
Replies: 6
Views: 398
Posted By XweAponX
Sounds like you might have to reinstall Windows 7...

Sounds like you might have to reinstall Windows 7 fresh on that drive, Eric's right, it will only run on the system you installed it for in the first place. Different hardware will usually cause it...
Forum: General Discussion 1 Week Ago
Replies: 9
Views: 546
Posted By XweAponX
From the symptoms you describe, sounds like your...

From the symptoms you describe, sounds like your system HDD might be going bad. First, are you using a mechanical HDD or an SDD? If you are using an old style Hard Disk Drive, see if you can find...
Forum: General Discussion 1 Week Ago
Replies: 6
Views: 494
Posted By XweAponX
Check and see if you have Smartscreen Filter...

Check and see if you have Smartscreen Filter turned on, if you do, then shut if off before you run those EXEs.
Forum: General Discussion 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 12
Views: 656
Posted By XweAponX
I just ran the Disk Cleaner utility, and it...

I just ran the Disk Cleaner utility, and it killed 2gb off my Winsxs folder. Try it and see what happens.

I suppose any *.Bak files/Folders can be deleted
Forum: General Discussion 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 12
Views: 656
Posted By XweAponX
It's the Winsxs folder, mine is about 9gb. Look...

It's the Winsxs folder, mine is about 9gb. Look through that folder, for things that ought not to be in it, I'm not clear on what that folder is for, recovery, ? There is a Backup folder in there,...
Forum: General Discussion 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 3
Views: 315
Posted By XweAponX
Any help with this? I got it out of recovery, but...

Any help with this? I got it out of recovery, but it is still stuck at a black scree with a cursor, and no GUI.

I have a 2nd partition on that drive with a bunch of storage, it's a 1TB drive, half...
Forum: General Discussion 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 20
Views: 632
Posted By XweAponX
If you need to get out of recovery mode, I found...

If you need to get out of recovery mode, I found these two threads helpful. You have to shut off Recover from BCDedit

Safe Mode (http://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials/69585-safe-mode.html)

From...
Forum: General Discussion 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 18
Views: 771
Posted By XweAponX
That should work too! Good idea!

That should work too! Good idea!
Forum: General Discussion 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 18
Views: 771
Posted By XweAponX
Yep, it's the mp3 player. I have used it for ages...

Yep, it's the mp3 player. I have used it for ages and yesterday for the first time it froze when I was listen to some tunes then I killed the application but the process remained in the memory. I...
Forum: General Discussion 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 18
Views: 771
Posted By XweAponX
I use Unlocker to do it, you can get it from...

I use Unlocker to do it, you can get it from major geeks. If it's a malicious process and you're trying to just get rid of it, Unlocker can shut it down and then delete the executable.

But I just...
Forum: Tutorials 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 152
Views: 1,383,721
Posted By XweAponX
So for these commands: bcdedit /create...

So for these commands:

bcdedit /create {ntldr} /d "Windows XP"

bcdedit /set {ntldr} device partition=F:

bcdedit /set {ntldr} path \ntldr

I replace {ntldr} with {bootmgr}, or is it a...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 20
Views: 604
Posted By XweAponX
Gah, sometimes you have to keep trying, try a...

Gah, sometimes you have to keep trying, try a different email address if you have one.

If you did any system updates between the time the plugin worked and the time you got the BSOD, try rolling...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 20
Views: 604
Posted By XweAponX
Looks like you were getting other BSOD numbers?...

Looks like you were getting other BSOD numbers? The 0x0... numbers tell all, those are specific identifications why the system possibly crashed. IN your case, you also had the 0x00000050 error which...
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