Windows 7 Forums

Showing results 1 to 25 of 26
Search took 0.00 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: ozzysworld
Forum: Hardware & Devices 18 Jun 2011
Replies: 2
Views: 1,917
Posted By ozzysworld
Not when attached to a USB port (none of my...

Not when attached to a USB port (none of my external drives will) but it does when physically inside the laptop
Forum: Hardware & Devices 18 Jun 2011
Replies: 2
Views: 1,917
Posted By ozzysworld
Problem detecting 2.5" external SSD harddrive

This is part of an ongoing problem for me.

After having no success doing it manually, I have decided to purchase this program
Paragon Migrate...
Forum: Backup and Restore 18 Jun 2011
Replies: 47
Views: 26,163
Posted By ozzysworld
Update

Hi guys. Thanks to all that have replied with suggestions, here's an update.

After failing to restore an 'image' onto the SSD (because my backup was actually larger than the new SSD capacity) I...
Forum: Backup and Restore 10 Jun 2011
Replies: 47
Views: 26,163
Posted By ozzysworld
The hard drive was 300gig. But I removed...

The hard drive was 300gig. But I removed everything and just left windows bare-bones.... left it at about 50gb

I think I see what you're about to say though...

Could my restore image be a...
Forum: Backup and Restore 10 Jun 2011
Replies: 47
Views: 26,163
Posted By ozzysworld
Interesting idea. I think I'll look into that...

Interesting idea. I think I'll look into that option.
Forum: Backup and Restore 10 Jun 2011
Replies: 47
Views: 26,163
Posted By ozzysworld
This would be ideal, but I dont have a full...

This would be ideal, but I dont have a full windows 7 disk. Only my image and a boot disk...

Obviously I could 'acuire' a windows 7 disk... but I'm trying to go down the legit route.
Forum: Backup and Restore 10 Jun 2011
Replies: 47
Views: 26,163
Posted By ozzysworld
The hard drive was 300gig. But I removed...

The hard drive was 300gig. But I removed everything and just left windows bare-bones.... left it at about 50gb

I think I see what you're about to say though...

Could my restore image be a...
Forum: Backup and Restore 10 Jun 2011
Replies: 47
Views: 26,163
Posted By ozzysworld
The drive is showing up everywhere as expected,...

The drive is showing up everywhere as expected, but will not take the system restore.

I think I may have to resort to paying a Pro to get this working. Really didn't think it would be a problem.
Forum: Backup and Restore 10 Jun 2011
Replies: 47
Views: 26,163
Posted By ozzysworld
My apologies mate, I've never actually done...

My apologies mate, I've never actually done exactly what you are attempting so I'm not much help there.[/QUOTE]

No worries. I appreciate all the help either way. I'm dying to get this SSD up and...
Forum: Backup and Restore 10 Jun 2011
Replies: 47
Views: 26,163
Posted By ozzysworld
I can boot my old windows 7 installation. If you...

I can boot my old windows 7 installation. If you would kind enough to point me in the right direction so that I can copy them to USB flash drive?
Forum: Backup and Restore 10 Jun 2011
Replies: 47
Views: 26,163
Posted By ozzysworld
That sounds like a plan, how would I get my SATA...

That sounds like a plan, how would I get my SATA drivers? a random download? or are they specific to my laptop? I don't have drivers on disk, only saved a system image for restore!
Forum: Backup and Restore 10 Jun 2011
Replies: 47
Views: 26,163
Posted By ozzysworld
I've just plugged it back into my xp machine and...

I've just plugged it back into my xp machine and it popped up saying the drive wasn't formatted.. So i formatted it.

There is currently just the single partition now that is acting as a flash...
Forum: Backup and Restore 10 Jun 2011
Replies: 47
Views: 26,163
Posted By ozzysworld
Yes it is :s

Yes it is

:s
Forum: Backup and Restore 10 Jun 2011
Replies: 47
Views: 26,163
Posted By ozzysworld
Hi. I've tried it with disk 0. No luck either......

Hi. I've tried it with disk 0. No luck either... Always the same error "no disk that can be used for recovering the system disk can be found"

@bare foot kid - still not working using your...
Forum: Backup and Restore 10 Jun 2011
Replies: 47
Views: 26,163
Posted By ozzysworld
I started from scratch by deleting them all and...

I started from scratch by deleting them all and followed along with the tutorial using the command line. I have it now exactly as it says it should be. Would I better off taking it back to the xp...
Forum: Backup and Restore 10 Jun 2011
Replies: 47
Views: 26,163
Posted By ozzysworld
Ok I did that, and was left with primary and...

Ok I did that, and was left with primary and extended partitions... Still won't install... Sorry about this. I just don't know where I'm goin wrong.
Forum: Backup and Restore 10 Jun 2011
Replies: 47
Views: 26,163
Posted By ozzysworld
Can I do if from the command line on laptop? I...

Can I do if from the command line on laptop? I have it open now.
Forum: Backup and Restore 10 Jun 2011
Replies: 47
Views: 26,163
Posted By ozzysworld
http://websitesbyshane.co.uk/disk-man-01.jpg ...

http://websitesbyshane.co.uk/disk-man-01.jpg
http://websitesbyshane.co.uk/disk-man-02.jpg
Forum: Backup and Restore 10 Jun 2011
Replies: 47
Views: 26,163
Posted By ozzysworld
Hi guys. I've been following through the tutorial...

Hi guys. I've been following through the tutorial you sent me to and have another little problem...


I've used Partition Wizard to get my SSD to this config (on an old xp machine)
The ssd is...
Forum: Backup and Restore 09 Jun 2011
Replies: 47
Views: 26,163
Posted By ozzysworld
That's gotta be worth a shot, I'll get it opened...

That's gotta be worth a shot, I'll get it opened up again and see. Thanks.
Forum: Backup and Restore 09 Jun 2011
Replies: 47
Views: 26,163
Posted By ozzysworld
I'm on a laptop, only got a single hdd bay. :(

I'm on a laptop, only got a single hdd bay. :(
Forum: Backup and Restore 09 Jun 2011
Replies: 47
Views: 26,163
Posted By ozzysworld
Ahh, so I need to 'prep' the SSD before it can...

Ahh, so I need to 'prep' the SSD before it can take the install..

External enclosure is the only way to do this right?

That's another 20-30 for me then :(
Forum: Backup and Restore 09 Jun 2011
Replies: 47
Views: 26,163
Posted By ozzysworld
restoring system image to a new SSD

This is a follow-on from the previous question that you kindly helped me with...

So far....

1. I have a system image saved on a External USB HDD
2. I am able to boot successly with the...
Forum: Backup and Restore 09 Jun 2011
Replies: 4
Views: 4,234
Posted By ozzysworld
WOW Thanks so much... The boot disk...

WOW

Thanks so much...

The boot disk worked a treat..

It booted, realised there was a 'boot' issue automatically, corrected it, and then restarted for me with all issues resolved..

Very...
Forum: Backup and Restore 09 Jun 2011
Replies: 4
Views: 4,234
Posted By ozzysworld
Hello there. Thanks for the fast reply. I...

Hello there. Thanks for the fast reply.

I will give this a go and let you know how I get on.

Many thanks :)
Showing results 1 to 25 of 26

 
Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 02:55 AM.
Twitter Facebook Google+



Windows 7 Forums

Seven Forums Android App Seven Forums IOS App
  

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33