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Forum: Music, Pictures & Video 11 Aug 2010
Replies: 1
Views: 1,031
Posted By GamerKingFaiz
Alright, I got everything to finally work out. I...

Alright, I got everything to finally work out. I used VirtualDub with a Xvid codec, and it compresses great with minimal to no loss in quality!

Like check out this test clip for how my future...
Forum: Music, Pictures & Video 11 Aug 2010
Replies: 1
Views: 1,031
Posted By GamerKingFaiz
Need help correctly recording in 720p

Hey guys, I've been trying to record a game of Starcraft 2 in 720p for the longest time, but I've been running into quite a few problems.

The first try I did, I recorded using Fraps at 1024x768...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 24 Jul 2010
Replies: 42
Views: 6,036
Posted By GamerKingFaiz
Alright, well I have great news to report! :) ...

Alright, well I have great news to report! :)

The new enclosure (http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B000PKC102/ref=ord_cart_shr?ie=UTF8&m=ATVPDKIKX0DER) I ordered came in today, and the hard drive...
Forum: Backup and Restore 20 Jul 2010
Replies: 3
Views: 1,419
Posted By GamerKingFaiz
Okay well I have the D drive right now taking up...

Okay well I have the D drive right now taking up 11.1 GB of space, and it's the Vista recovery drive. What I want to know is if it is necessary to keep it? Can I delete it and add it back to the C...
Forum: Backup and Restore 20 Jul 2010
Replies: 3
Views: 1,419
Posted By GamerKingFaiz
Recovery Drive

Hey guys, on my laptop I have a recovery drive from back when Vista came factory installed on it.

I upgraded to Windows 7, and was wondering if I still need to keep that recovery drive (it's drive...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 20 Jul 2010
Replies: 42
Views: 6,036
Posted By GamerKingFaiz
So I got the drive back in the mail today, and it...

So I got the drive back in the mail today, and it still isn't being recognized in the enclosure. I decided to just pop it in the laptop and try installing Windows 7 on it (through DVD), and lo and...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 18 Jul 2010
Replies: 42
Views: 6,036
Posted By GamerKingFaiz
Yeah, I plan on keeping the source drive as is...

Yeah, I plan on keeping the source drive as is for a week or two (maybe more), and see how the RMA'd drive works before I format the old drive, hopefully it doesn't die right after I format the old...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 17 Jul 2010
Replies: 42
Views: 6,036
Posted By GamerKingFaiz
The only thing I'm worried about is that I'm...

The only thing I'm worried about is that I'm going to be going from a Seagate to a Samsung.

Meaning a Samsung drive is the destination drive instead of a Seagate, that wouldn't pose any problems,...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 16 Jul 2010
Replies: 42
Views: 6,036
Posted By GamerKingFaiz
I do understand that, but at the moment I am...

I do understand that, but at the moment I am actually putting my money towards my first PC custom build.

So I'm just going to use the 160 GB for internal storage and the 80 GB as external storage...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 16 Jul 2010
Replies: 42
Views: 6,036
Posted By GamerKingFaiz
No, no, no. I'm not messing with any imaging,...

No, no, no. I'm not messing with any imaging, partitions, or the like. I'm simply going to clone the drive exactly over to the RMA'd drive, meaning it WILL have the OS on launch, right?
Forum: Hardware & Devices 16 Jul 2010
Replies: 42
Views: 6,036
Posted By GamerKingFaiz
Alright, awesome! I will definitely be cloning...

Alright, awesome! I will definitely be cloning the drive with the Seagate software when my RMA drive is returned to me.

I will post my results here then.
Forum: Hardware & Devices 16 Jul 2010
Replies: 42
Views: 6,036
Posted By GamerKingFaiz
Alright, very cool. Is there any reason to maybe...

Alright, very cool. Is there any reason to maybe use a program that has a better reputation such as Acronis?
Forum: Hardware & Devices 16 Jul 2010
Replies: 42
Views: 6,036
Posted By GamerKingFaiz
Okay, if there is any confusion: I have right at...

Okay, if there is any confusion: I have right at this very moment a 80 GB Seagate hard drive, that is what came stock with my laptop.

I had a Samsung external hard drive which I used via USB. It...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 16 Jul 2010
Replies: 42
Views: 6,036
Posted By GamerKingFaiz
And then would I format the Partition A and I...

And then would I format the Partition A and I would have more free space correct?

And sure neither is a sure-fire operation, but my original 80 GB hard drive can not be effected negatively by...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 16 Jul 2010
Replies: 42
Views: 6,036
Posted By GamerKingFaiz
The 80 GB is using an upgraded version of Windows...

The 80 GB is using an upgraded version of Windows 7, it originally came with Windows Vista. And what problems can be ran into?



What I don't get about this whole process is I have the 160 GB...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 15 Jul 2010
Replies: 42
Views: 6,036
Posted By GamerKingFaiz
What's with all this imaging talk? What's so...

What's with all this imaging talk?

What's so bad about cloning?! :mad:
Forum: Hardware & Devices 15 Jul 2010
Replies: 19
Views: 4,679
Posted By GamerKingFaiz
Alright, well just updating: the drive totally...

Alright, well just updating: the drive totally died a few days ago, and I sent it in for RMA, when I get it back I will be replacing the RMA'd drive with my laptop's internal drive.

If you want to...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 15 Jul 2010
Replies: 42
Views: 6,036
Posted By GamerKingFaiz
Really? The instructional video...

Really? The instructional video (http://support.seagate.com/kbimg/flash/laptop/laptop.html) on the Seagate website shows using a USB with an enclosure.
Forum: Hardware & Devices 15 Jul 2010
Replies: 42
Views: 6,036
Posted By GamerKingFaiz
Yes that is exactly what I am wanting to do, and...

Yes that is exactly what I am wanting to do, and what's the difference between imaging and cloning?
Forum: Hardware & Devices 15 Jul 2010
Replies: 42
Views: 6,036
Posted By GamerKingFaiz
Cloning a Hard Drive Questions

Hey guys, I have a 160 GB Samsung external HDD (http://www.samsung.com/au/consumer/pc-peripherals/hard-disk-drive/25-sata-hdd/HM160HI/index.idx?pagetype=prd_detail) that I sent into RMA, and I was...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 08 Jul 2010
Replies: 19
Views: 4,679
Posted By GamerKingFaiz
When the drive isn't registering in Windows, this...

When the drive isn't registering in Windows, this is what I see when I right click on it:
http://img266.imageshack.us/img266/1715/screenshot010gs.png

And also, I wouldn't have any way to move all...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 07 Jul 2010
Replies: 19
Views: 4,679
Posted By GamerKingFaiz
*sigh* Well this morning I booted up my laptop...

*sigh* Well this morning I booted up my laptop and am still having the old problem. The HDD will not be recognized.
Forum: Hardware & Devices 07 Jul 2010
Replies: 19
Views: 4,679
Posted By GamerKingFaiz
Hm, well I'll be damned. I installed the chipset...

Hm, well I'll be damned. I installed the chipset drivers, restarted, and the HDD was recognized on boot up. No need to eject/plug back in.

I'm hoping it's not a lucky launch or anything, but I...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 07 Jul 2010
Replies: 19
Views: 4,679
Posted By GamerKingFaiz
The specs are listed directly from a DxDiag, and...

The specs are listed directly from a DxDiag, and yes I've tried different slots on my lappy to no avail.
Forum: Hardware & Devices 07 Jul 2010
Replies: 19
Views: 4,679
Posted By GamerKingFaiz
Are you sure I should download and install that,...

Are you sure I should download and install that, on the webpage it has this warning:

The Intel Chipset Device Software does not install drivers for AGP or USB. DO NOT DOWNLOAD THIS UTILITY IF YOUR...
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