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Forum: General Discussion 30 Minutes Ago
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Posted By gregrocker
I would not have Program files on an external HD...

I would not have Program files on an external HD which is throttled some by the USB controller. You'd want them on an internal HD, and ideally the C partition since they write registry keys that...
Forum: Installation & Setup 4 Hours Ago
Replies: 23
Views: 224
Posted By gregrocker
Use the ISO for your licensed version along with...

Use the ISO for your licensed version along with tool to write it to stick from steps 1 and 2 of Reinstall tutorial below. That tut will also give you a perfect install if you're inclined.
Forum: Installation & Setup 6 Hours Ago
Replies: 68
Views: 660
Posted By gregrocker
Then follow UEFI (Unified Extensible Firmware...

Then follow UEFI (Unified Extensible Firmware Interface) - Install Windows 7 with - Windows 7 Forums...
Forum: Installation & Setup 7 Hours Ago
Replies: 24
Views: 327
Posted By gregrocker
Can you test the card in another PC to see if it...

Can you test the card in another PC to see if it works?

Since you have 1 year tech support with any new hardware I would contact the card maker and have them walk you through troubleshooting...
Forum: General Discussion 8 Hours Ago
Replies: 32
Views: 479
Posted By gregrocker
Please do not mislead others who read these...

Please do not mislead others who read these threads by making such blatantly false statements after you have already been advised that none of those Startup entries besides the AV are necessary.
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Forum: Installation & Setup 8 Hours Ago
Replies: 68
Views: 660
Posted By gregrocker
You do not have an EFI install as signified by...

You do not have an EFI install as signified by having an EFI System partition. Instead you have an MBR install with a System Reserved partition. Did you want an EFI install?

To extend the C...
Forum: General Discussion 10 Hours Ago
Replies: 32
Views: 479
Posted By gregrocker
I am referring to issues, not resources, and you...

I am referring to issues, not resources, and you have issues.

Startup programs put you at their mercy instead of what we know is a perfect OS. As Jack pointed out, at any time an Update can...
Forum: Installation & Setup 11 Hours Ago
Replies: 23
Views: 224
Posted By gregrocker
If it rolled back to Vista, please post a...

If it rolled back to Vista, please post a screenshot of Disk Management - Post a Screen Capture Image....
Forum: General Discussion 11 Hours Ago
Replies: 32
Views: 479
Posted By gregrocker
If you'd simply disable all Startups for a single...

If you'd simply disable all Startups for a single reboot to see if the problem recurs, then you'd know that is what it's about without having to read logs for hours.

May I ask what WinPatrol is...
Forum: Installation & Setup 12 Hours Ago
Replies: 24
Views: 358
Posted By gregrocker
No external drive comes with a deleted System...

No external drive comes with a deleted System Reserved partition. This would likely happen from random nonsense being applied with imaging or Partition Wizard. When it becomes an issue OP is unable...
Forum: General Discussion 12 Hours Ago
Replies: 32
Views: 479
Posted By gregrocker
To answer your question about billionaire AV...

To answer your question about billionaire AV moguls, Andrew. Mr. Norton buys a new Rolls every year off those who were scammed with expensive bloatware on preinstalled HP's, while John MacAfee...
Forum: Installation & Setup 13 Hours Ago
Replies: 13
Views: 1,374
Posted By gregrocker
Windows 7 is a driver-complete OS in the...

Windows 7 is a driver-complete OS in the installer and via Windows Updates once you get online after install. You will only need a few drivers from Samsung's Support Downloads webpage after all...
Forum: Installation & Setup 13 Hours Ago
Replies: 68
Views: 660
Posted By gregrocker
You were to have deleted all partitions during...

You were to have deleted all partitions during install according to the tutorial so why was any more than one partition present for the installation of Win7?

Did you create another one for data...
Forum: Installation & Setup 13 Hours Ago
Replies: 22
Views: 261
Posted By gregrocker
What I would do is Clean Reinstall - Factory OEM...

What I would do is Clean Reinstall - Factory OEM Windows 7 (http://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials/219487-clean-reinstall-factory-oem-windows-7-a.html#post1839164)
and then follow the step to create a...
Forum: General Discussion 13 Hours Ago
Replies: 22
Views: 408
Posted By gregrocker
PW boot disk has never failed before and is a...

PW boot disk has never failed before and is a Windows tool, not Linux.

There is something different about what little I can see in the background of the PW Boot disk snapshot, showing two Logical...
Forum: Installation & Setup 1 Day Ago
Replies: 68
Views: 660
Posted By gregrocker
I'd just try to enable the IRST to see if that...

I'd just try to enable the IRST to see if that speeds it up any. If not or it gives you problems you can still always partition the SSD and move the paging file there, since you said you have a fast...
Forum: Installation & Setup 1 Day Ago
Replies: 22
Views: 261
Posted By gregrocker
So are you trying to stop Recovery from...

So are you trying to stop Recovery from restarting so you can boot into the OS, or you want to force Recovery to run?

Can you boot into the OS at all? Try moving the Partition Marked Active...
Forum: Installation & Setup 1 Day Ago
Replies: 68
Views: 660
Posted By gregrocker
It RAIDs the SSD and HD together with the boot...

It RAIDs the SSD and HD together with the boot files and virtual paging file on the SSD to supposedly speed up boot and virtual memory. However if your Core i5 PC has plenty of RAM it may not even...
Forum: Installation & Setup 1 Day Ago
Replies: 68
Views: 660
Posted By gregrocker
There is much to read about your model in the...

There is much to read about your model in the search results for lenovo u410 ultrabook reinstall windows 7
...
Forum: Installation & Setup 1 Day Ago
Replies: 5
Views: 4,296
Posted By gregrocker
There is more on reinstalling Lenovo with 32gb...

There is more on reinstalling Lenovo with 32gb SSD here: The Guide on How To Reformat, Repartition AND Get ... - Lenovo Community...
Forum: Installation & Setup 1 Day Ago
Replies: 13
Views: 1,374
Posted By gregrocker
Those partitions are not meant to have letters...

Those partitions are not meant to have letters assigned so that nothing can be written to foul them.

What exactly is it that you need to do? Boot your Recovery partition? Have you tried the...
Forum: General Discussion 1 Day Ago
Replies: 22
Views: 408
Posted By gregrocker
I asked if you are using the Partition Wizard...

I asked if you are using the Partition Wizard boot CD. Yes or No? The Windows version will not work any better than Disk Mgmt since System Files are running.

What is your hard drive brand?
Forum: Installation & Setup 1 Day Ago
Replies: 68
Views: 660
Posted By gregrocker
Can you find the RAID setting it refers to in the...

Can you find the RAID setting it refers to in the tutorial? It is referred to as working in several related Lenovo forums threads. The Guide on How To Reformat, Repartition AND Get ... - Lenovo...
Forum: Installation & Setup 1 Day Ago
Replies: 68
Views: 660
Posted By gregrocker
The Guide on How To Reformat, Repartition AND Get...

The Guide on How To Reformat, Repartition AND Get RapidStart & RapidStorage Working...
Forum: Installation & Setup 1 Day Ago
Replies: 68
Views: 660
Posted By gregrocker
Sounds like IRST is broken out into separate...

Sounds like IRST is broken out into separate settings which are enabled, but registering correctly now as Invalid since the RAID is broken.

What is the current SATA setting? If you didn't...
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