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Forum: Drivers 02 Oct 2011
Replies: 2
Views: 2,039
Posted By Skype
I am 100% that it has 64bit installed.

I am 100% that it has 64bit installed.
Forum: Drivers 18 Sep 2011
Replies: 2
Views: 2,039
Posted By Skype
Screen Problem with Sony VGC-LT2S

Hi,

I have an odd problem regarding this PC. It's quite old, coming up to over 2 years old now but it's been a torrent of problems since I passed it down to my sister.

First of all, it has more...
Forum: General Discussion 18 Jul 2011
Replies: 18
Views: 6,631
Posted By Skype
I tried to remove the encryption but it asked for...

I tried to remove the encryption but it asked for an owner password, which sadly is not the same as the password I have to view the PDF.
Forum: General Discussion 18 Jul 2011
Replies: 18
Views: 6,631
Posted By Skype
It wont let me copy the text from the PDF :( ...

It wont let me copy the text from the PDF :(

@WHS: that program looked very promising, but it cannot handle password encrypted files. If it had an option to enter the password and then convert it...
Forum: General Discussion 18 Jul 2011
Replies: 18
Views: 6,631
Posted By Skype
With all due respect Bill the situation is...

With all due respect Bill the situation is genuine, I'm not trying to disguise it :P The cookbook was quite expensive and the author is all the way in Canada (I'm in UK), and ordering a paperback...
Forum: General Discussion 18 Jul 2011
Replies: 18
Views: 6,631
Posted By Skype
Unable to print PDF

Hi guys,

I wasn't quite sure where to post this so I'll put it here :)

My mother bought a cooking ebook, in PDF format and in 7 parts. They came with a password to view which is understandable,...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 25 Dec 2010
Replies: 3
Views: 1,284
Posted By Skype
I'd like to set it to something other than a...

I'd like to set it to something other than a website. And I use iGoogle so it's a very useful homepage :)
Forum: Hardware & Devices 25 Dec 2010
Replies: 3
Views: 1,284
Posted By Skype
Customizing Keyboard buttons

Hi guys, hope this is the right sub forum.

I have a shitty 7 PCline keyboard from PC world, and it has 3 buttons; WWW, search and email.

Since WWW opens my home page and my home page is google...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 06 Nov 2010
Replies: 5
Views: 1,163
Posted By Skype
Here's the minidump.

Here's the minidump.
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 06 Nov 2010
Replies: 5
Views: 1,163
Posted By Skype
Only thing is, it doesn't actually display a blue...

Only thing is, it doesn't actually display a blue screen. It just locks up.

Also how can it be a hardware error if it was just a reinstall :/

Edit: It also behaves in a very odd way. It will...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 06 Nov 2010
Replies: 5
Views: 1,163
Posted By Skype
Random Lock up Win7 64bit

Hi guys,

I'm running a new install of W7. I get random lockups that require a force-restart.

I get this on reboot.



Sys Specs;
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 09 Oct 2010
Replies: 4
Views: 844
Posted By Skype
I assume by "disable everything" you mean untick...

I assume by "disable everything" you mean untick things I don't want :P There's more than just my AV on that list that I need at startup. Although I appreciate you telling me this, I didn't know...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 09 Oct 2010
Replies: 4
Views: 844
Posted By Skype
Taking care of my baby

Hi guys,

So I recently decided to spring clean (yes, in October) my PC, hardware and software. I've cleaned out all its innards and it's sparkly clean.

However when it comes to maintenance, I'm...
Forum: Gaming 14 Nov 2009
Replies: 31
Views: 3,900
Posted By Skype
True. But if he installed Vista first and then...

True. But if he installed Vista first and then Win 7 over it he did another upgrade instead of a clean install.[/QUOTE]

No, it wipes vista then installs. You get the option to under "custom"...
Forum: Installation & Setup 13 Nov 2009
Replies: 9
Views: 1,224
Posted By Skype
I did boot from the installer.

I did boot from the installer.
Forum: Gaming 13 Nov 2009
Replies: 31
Views: 3,900
Posted By Skype
My FPS in crysis with vista was 30-40.

My FPS in crysis with vista was 30-40.
Forum: Installation & Setup 12 Nov 2009
Replies: 9
Views: 1,224
Posted By Skype
It wouldn't let me format it :( It was greyed out.

It wouldn't let me format it :( It was greyed out.
Forum: Installation & Setup 12 Nov 2009
Replies: 9
Views: 1,224
Posted By Skype
Windows.old

After installing a clean install of w7 over vista, and deleting the windows.old folder, is that essentially like installing w7 on a blank partition?

Stupid question, but I'm just wondering.
Forum: Gaming 12 Nov 2009
Replies: 31
Views: 3,900
Posted By Skype
Still not great, if you were at 70 fps with Hasta...

Still not great, if you were at 70 fps with Hasta La Vista![/QUOTE]

No no, boosted FPS in Crysis with w7 :)!
Forum: Gaming 11 Nov 2009
Replies: 31
Views: 3,900
Posted By Skype
Yep I did a clean install. I'm also getting...

Yep I did a clean install.

I'm also getting a boosted frame rate in crysis with alternate-frame rendering 2 ( nvidia ) for alla you who have it also!

50+ fps yay!
Forum: Gaming 11 Nov 2009
Replies: 31
Views: 3,900
Posted By Skype
Hi all! Great news. I partitioned my drive,...

Hi all! Great news. I partitioned my drive, installed a clean copy of vista, and then 64bit w7 ( it was an upgrade CD ). Installed Fraps and ran Operation Flashpoint off of my other partition, a...
Forum: Gaming 11 Nov 2009
Replies: 31
Views: 3,900
Posted By Skype
Ok well I'm currently re-installing w7 on a...

Ok well I'm currently re-installing w7 on a partition. I'll test out the games I'm having troubles with and if that doesn't fix it, I'll do as Darryl suggested and just wait it out.

Once I've...
Forum: Gaming 11 Nov 2009
Replies: 31
Views: 3,900
Posted By Skype
Yes, it is definitely advisable to do a clean...

Yes, it is definitely advisable to do a clean install rather than an upgrade.[/QUOTE]

I understand this, but what if it doesn't fix it? I appreciate your help but I'd rather a 100% definite YES...
Forum: Gaming 11 Nov 2009
Replies: 31
Views: 3,900
Posted By Skype
Scubasteve? As in Scubastever from PM? :D ...

Scubasteve? As in Scubastever from PM? :D

Edit: SLI is enabled. I actually have to run Steam in compatibility mode for Counter-Strike Source to run without crashing.


@swarfega:

Are you...
Forum: Gaming 11 Nov 2009
Replies: 31
Views: 3,900
Posted By Skype
Angry? I'm FURIOUS

So I expected Windows 7 to be revolutionary, for both every day tasks and gaming. I've heard about miraculous boosts in FPS for people running W7 as opposed to vista, 3 FPS to 30 FPS.

I, on the...
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