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Forum: General Discussion 6 Hours Ago
Replies: 8
Views: 142
Posted By gregrocker
On Dell use F12 to choose boot device, run...

On Dell use F12 to choose boot device, run hardware Diagnostics to test hardware.

If the bootmgr compressed fix doesn't work, try System Restore to before you made any changes from the disk's...
Forum: General Discussion 6 Hours Ago
Replies: 5
Views: 124
Posted By gregrocker
Look in your Power OPtions at your Power plan,...

Look in your Power OPtions at your Power plan, then Advanced Settings under Sleep.

I suggest default settings but change Hibernate to 30 and 60.

You can also invoke Hibernate from the Start...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 6 Hours Ago
Replies: 12
Views: 336
Posted By gregrocker
Auslogics BoostSpeed is not for Win7 and may have...

Auslogics BoostSpeed is not for Win7 and may have ruined your install.

The System flag on C means it is booting the OS and any other you have on there.

If there is no OS on D any longer...
Forum: General Discussion 6 Hours Ago
Replies: 5
Views: 124
Posted By gregrocker
I'd check in BIOS setup to see if there are any...

I'd check in BIOS setup to see if there are any settings there. Your laptop may have a default setting for this because of the risk of overheating if the lid is closed.

I personally prefer...
Forum: General Discussion 6 Hours Ago
Replies: 5
Views: 124
Posted By gregrocker
What is the setting in Power Options for what...

What is the setting in Power Options for what happens when you close the lid?
Forum: General Discussion 7 Hours Ago
Replies: 8
Views: 142
Posted By gregrocker
Tap the key given for your model PC, select DVD...

Tap the key given for your model PC, select DVD drive to boot:

Asus - F8
HP/Compaq - Esc
Sony - F2
Acer - F12
Gateway - F10
eMachnes - F10
Toshiba - F12
Dell - F12
Forum: Installation & Setup 7 Hours Ago
Replies: 13
Views: 199
Posted By gregrocker
Yes delete the old OS. Is it a retail copy...

Yes delete the old OS.

Is it a retail copy of Win7? Upgrade version?
Forum: Installation & Setup 8 Hours Ago
Replies: 13
Views: 199
Posted By gregrocker
If you own a retail copy you can migrate it to...

If you own a retail copy you can migrate it to any PC you want. If Upgrade it needs a qualifying retail copy of XP or Vista which doesn't need to be installed.

Best to do a Clean Install Windows...
Forum: Installation & Setup 8 Hours Ago
Replies: 19
Views: 384
Posted By gregrocker
Do you know which model wireless adapter you...

Do you know which model wireless adapter you have? Check for Updates again and if Windows Update doesn't deliver one under Important or Optional Updates, then download and install the latest for...
Forum: Installation & Setup 8 Hours Ago
Replies: 21
Views: 1,626
Posted By gregrocker
I understand that while you want to do a Clean...

I understand that while you want to do a Clean Reinstall, you want to relink your Samsung Recovery partition to its hotkey in order to boot it to reinstall certain softwares stored there. Are these...
Forum: Installation & Setup 17 Hours Ago
Replies: 3
Views: 160
Posted By gregrocker
Where did you get the installation media? How is...

Where did you get the installation media? How is it burned to DVD or stick?

Start over with new media using the tool provided in Clean Reinstall - Factory OEM Windows 7...
Forum: General Discussion 17 Hours Ago
Replies: 1
Views: 117
Posted By gregrocker
Reset the BIOS to defaults taking note first of...

Reset the BIOS to defaults taking note first of any UEFI, CSM, and the SATA controller setting (should be AHCI). Set the Hard drive first to boot in BIOS boot priority. Is the HD listed?

Your...
Forum: General Discussion 17 Hours Ago
Replies: 3
Views: 147
Posted By gregrocker
To find this out I would boot a boot CD of any...

To find this out I would boot a boot CD of any kind to see if it functions correctly. Then you'll know its either your hard drive or the OS itself that needs replacement or repair/reinstall.

If...
Forum: Installation & Setup 17 Hours Ago
Replies: 4
Views: 152
Posted By gregrocker
You'd want to do the superior Clean Reinstall -...

You'd want to do the superior Clean Reinstall - Factory OEM Windows 7 (http://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials/219487-clean-reinstall-factory-oem-windows-7-a.html#post1839164)
deleting all partitions...
Forum: Installation & Setup 17 Hours Ago
Replies: 3
Views: 160
Posted By gregrocker
Did you delete all partitions during the Clean...

Did you delete all partitions during the Clean Install Windows 7 (http://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials/1649-clean-install-windows-7-a.html) using the Drive Options pictured in Steps 7 and 8? Try...
Forum: Installation & Setup 17 Hours Ago
Replies: 6
Views: 196
Posted By gregrocker
Follow these same steps to Clean Reinstall -...

Follow these same steps to Clean Reinstall - Factory OEM Windows 7. (http://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials/219487-clean-reinstall-factory-oem-windows-7-a.html#post1839164)

During the actual booted...
Forum: Installation & Setup 17 Hours Ago
Replies: 1
Views: 176
Posted By gregrocker
Follow these steps to do a Clean Reinstall -...

Follow these steps to do a Clean Reinstall - Factory OEM Windows 7 (http://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials/219487-clean-reinstall-factory-oem-windows-7-a.html#post1839164) which is a much better...
Forum: Installation & Setup 18 Hours Ago
Replies: 19
Views: 384
Posted By gregrocker
Are there any drivers still missing with an ! in...

Are there any drivers still missing with an ! in Device Manager?

Did you run all Important and Optional Windows Updates except Bing?

How is overall performance?
Forum: Installation & Setup 18 Hours Ago
Replies: 3
Views: 132
Posted By gregrocker
Do you have a UEFI BIOS? Reboot and tap the key...

Do you have a UEFI BIOS? Reboot and tap the key for BIOS setup, look on all the tabs including Boot and Advanced for UEFI, CSM or Legacy BIOS settings. What are they exactly?

If you want to...
Forum: General Discussion 18 Hours Ago
Replies: 17
Views: 306
Posted By gregrocker
This is the problem. It resets some registry...

This is the problem. It resets some registry keys to default, which are mostly detailed in Repair Install (http://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials/3413-repair-install.html?ltr=R)
but for programs it...
Forum: General Discussion 18 Hours Ago
Replies: 17
Views: 306
Posted By gregrocker
Memtest86+...

Memtest86+ (http://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials/105647-ram-test-memtest86.html) does not install. You'd download and extract the ISO file, then rightclick on it to Burn to CD with WIndows Image...
Forum: System Security 18 Hours Ago
Replies: 56
Views: 1,590
Posted By gregrocker
I think it would be a good time for the developer...

I think it would be a good time for the developer or other owner of MBAM to visit and start to set things right with those who have helped promote this product since Day One. The approach needs to...
Forum: General Discussion 1 Day Ago
Replies: 17
Views: 306
Posted By gregrocker
Yes, you can make a bootable flash stick...

Yes, you can make a bootable flash stick installer for your licensed version from Steps 1 and 2 of Clean Reinstall - Factory OEM Windows 7...
Forum: Installation & Setup 1 Day Ago
Replies: 3
Views: 132
Posted By gregrocker
Your syntax is off: Commands are ...

Your syntax is off:

Commands are

DISKPART
LIST DISK
SELECT DISK 0 (after confirming Windows 7 target HD #)
CLEAN
CREATE PARTITION PRIMARY
FORMAT FS=NTFS LABEL="WINDOWS 7"
Forum: Installation & Setup 1 Day Ago
Replies: 3
Views: 245
Posted By gregrocker
Since Asus uses F8 as its one-time BIOS Boot Menu...

Since Asus uses F8 as its one-time BIOS Boot Menu key, you must first select the hard drive, then quickly tap F8 again to access System Recovery Options...
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