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Forum: Hardware & Devices 04 Feb 2016
Replies: 11
Views: 707
Posted By oneextraid
I have a Kingston V300 120GB SSD in one laptop...

I have a Kingston V300 120GB SSD in one laptop and OCZ ARC100 120 GB in another. Both perform great and have excellent ratings on Newegg. I have ordered a second Kingston for a desktop.
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 17 Mar 2015
Replies: 14
Views: 866
Posted By oneextraid
Before updating BIOS, I would make sure that your...

Before updating BIOS, I would make sure that your other drivers are current.

I do not have the nvidia video so start there by making sure you have newest driver.
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 17 Mar 2015
Replies: 14
Views: 866
Posted By oneextraid
The freedos is already selected. just run start...

The freedos is already selected. just run start and you have a bootable DOS usb. Find the BIOS updates on Dell site and download. Copy to usb and then boot the laptop from usb. Execute the BIOS file...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 17 Mar 2015
Replies: 14
Views: 866
Posted By oneextraid
Search for rufus bootable usb. Will point to...

Search for rufus bootable usb. Will point to sight rufus.akeo.ie. Download version 2.0. Free download.

Does not install just runs as a portable app.

Insert your usb drive and then run. Start...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 17 Mar 2015
Replies: 14
Views: 866
Posted By oneextraid
I purchased my E6410 from Dell auction and it was...

I purchased my E6410 from Dell auction and it was at A01.
I updated twice but Chris is correct.
If you have any problem, and is does not complete successfully, you have a dead laptop.
Forum: General Discussion 17 Mar 2015
Replies: 8
Views: 956
Posted By oneextraid
CCleaner free version has an option to wipe free...

CCleaner free version has an option to wipe free space. Delete personal files and run.

There is another program called eraser that will do the same thing.
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 17 Mar 2015
Replies: 14
Views: 866
Posted By oneextraid
Are you familiar with a tool called Rufus that...

Are you familiar with a tool called Rufus that creates bootable USB drives?
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 17 Mar 2015
Replies: 14
Views: 866
Posted By oneextraid
Just noticed that you are at A01 BIOS. There are...

Just noticed that you are at A01 BIOS. There are newer versions up to A16. I am at A10. Might review the BIOS updates to find what they fixed.
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 17 Mar 2015
Replies: 14
Views: 866
Posted By oneextraid
I have an E6410 running Windows 7 Pro x64 with no...

I have an E6410 running Windows 7 Pro x64 with no issues at all.

Have you checked your drivers to ensure current versions?
Forum: Network & Sharing 04 May 2014
Replies: 2
Views: 3,918
Posted By oneextraid
The original computer is not required as long as...

The original computer is not required as long as you have other computers that were part of original homegroup. Boot another computer that was part of homegroup and then enter the password and it...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 02 Apr 2014
Replies: 4
Views: 8,737
Posted By oneextraid
I backup and restore HTML to Chrome no problem....

I backup and restore HTML to Chrome no problem. Go into Settings, Bookmark Manager and there is an a selection called Organize. When u select it it will have a drop down with option to import from...
Forum: General Discussion 30 Mar 2014
Replies: 21
Views: 2,203
Posted By oneextraid
If you plan to move to Windows 8 or 8.1 then be...

If you plan to move to Windows 8 or 8.1 then be sure to check the processor to make sure that it will support Windows 8, etc. new hardware requirements.
Forum: Software 30 Mar 2014
Replies: 18
Views: 1,655
Posted By oneextraid
I have product and it automatically updates. Open...

I have product and it automatically updates. Open product, Select Settings Tab, make sure update is checked. Then go to Scheduler Tab and make sure there is an update task scheduled. If not U can add...
Forum: General Discussion 28 Apr 2013
Replies: 10
Views: 2,105
Posted By oneextraid
Do you by chance use Orbit Downloader? If so,...

Do you by chance use Orbit Downloader? If so, uninstall and restart.

I have experienced similar problems on W7 and W8, recently, where none of my browsers will connect when Orbit runs. After...
Forum: General Discussion 18 Nov 2012
Replies: 19
Views: 4,702
Posted By oneextraid
When you try to open the files with a program...

When you try to open the files with a program like paint, what error message to you receive?
Forum: General Discussion 18 Nov 2012
Replies: 19
Views: 4,702
Posted By oneextraid
Locate one of the files that has this problem and...

Locate one of the files that has this problem and right click mouse on it and look at the properties. Select the Security tab and post what it shows.
Forum: General Discussion 09 Nov 2012
Replies: 36
Views: 4,082
Posted By oneextraid
Google "Takeownership". There is a zip file that...

Google "Takeownership". There is a zip file that allows you to setup a registry change that has the "Takeownership" command on your right click context menu. Can change ownership easily for 1 file or...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 04 Sep 2012
Replies: 4
Views: 776
Posted By oneextraid
The 16GB and 8GB are NTFS. The 4GB is FAT32. I...

The 16GB and 8GB are NTFS. The 4GB is FAT32. I would agree that higher capacity drives would/should be faster except for the 16GB Kingston. It slows to 5MB write speed after about 100MB of transfer....
Forum: Hardware & Devices 04 Sep 2012
Replies: 4
Views: 776
Posted By oneextraid
USB Flash Drive Performance

I have 3 Usb 2.0 drives. A 16GB Kingston, 8GB PNY and a 4GB PNY. When I copy a 1GB file I the Kingston runs at 10 MB/s for the first 30% of the file then drops off to 5 MB/s. The 8GB PNY has...
Forum: Software 28 Jul 2012
Replies: 2
Views: 889
Posted By oneextraid
Install/Uninstall Reboot Question

I have installed many software products that do not ask for a reboot after install. Why then do they require a reboot when they are uninstalled?
Forum: General Discussion 21 Jul 2012
Replies: 6
Views: 2,819
Posted By oneextraid
Go to control panel, device manager. Select...

Go to control panel, device manager. Select display adapter and verify it is the correct driver. IE Nvidia, ATI, Intel or MS Standard VGA. If MS VGA you will need to find the correct driver. Windows...
Forum: Chillout Room 21 Jul 2012
Replies: 19
Views: 1,688
Posted By oneextraid
Then create a W8 partition and learn. That will...

Then create a W8 partition and learn. That will keep you entertained.
Forum: Chillout Room 21 Jul 2012
Replies: 19
Views: 1,688
Posted By oneextraid
Develop some tools that would help Windows 8!!!...

Develop some tools that would help Windows 8!!! Could be profitable as well as educational.
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 21 Jul 2012
Replies: 10
Views: 26,893
Posted By oneextraid
I use Acronis to create a full image backup on a...

I use Acronis to create a full image backup on a weekly basis and I have it set to wakeup from sleep and not allow sleep while performing the backup so it could be some software that is used for...
Forum: General Discussion 21 Jul 2012
Replies: 6
Views: 2,819
Posted By oneextraid
Has sleep ever worked on this installation or is...

Has sleep ever worked on this installation or is this a new install? I have experienced this on new installs when the graphics driver is set to the MS Standard VGA instead of the ATI driver? After...
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