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Forum: Network & Sharing 13 May 2011
Replies: 4
Views: 6,257
Posted By jiewmeng
I think u may have misunderstood me abit, I...

I think u may have misunderstood me abit, I mentioned this (apple USB) cos it appears most shops dont sell USB Ethernet/Wired Apapters (only wireless). Probably cos no1 wants it.

I wanted it...
Forum: Network & Sharing 08 May 2011
Replies: 4
Views: 6,257
Posted By jiewmeng
Problem is I havent find 1 thats looks better...

Problem is I havent find 1 thats looks better than this. I found 1 thats $100+ ... this is like 30% of that ...
Forum: Network & Sharing 07 May 2011
Replies: 4
Views: 6,257
Posted By jiewmeng
Will Apple USB Ethernet Adapter Work on a Non Mac?

I have a Acer Aspire 5920G with a spoilt ethernet port. I find wireless too unstable ... so I want to use ethernet. I cant find a USB Ethernet Adapter in most hardwarestores in my country but I found...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 09 Apr 2011
Replies: 2
Views: 1,125
Posted By jiewmeng
Will Laptop HDD upgrade from 5k+ - 7k+rpm be worth it?

I have a Acer Aspire 5920G.


Intel C2D T9300
4 GB DDR2
320GB HDD


Will it be a good idea to upgrade the HDD to a 7k+ RPM 1? I think that the HDD is the bottleneck alot of times
Forum: Installation & Setup 25 Mar 2011
Replies: 20
Views: 29,824
Posted By jiewmeng
Diskpart a concurrent second call is made before the first is complete

I was formating a partition using diskpart

diskpart > format I canceled using ctrl+c as I wanted to do use the quick switch instead

diskpart > format fs=ntfs quick but was told of the error "a...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 23 Jan 2011
Replies: 7
Views: 3,362
Posted By jiewmeng
actually, those format always fails, I only...

actually, those format always fails, I only managed 1 format
Forum: Hardware & Devices 22 Jan 2011
Replies: 7
Views: 3,362
Posted By jiewmeng
Recovering data after quick format (Win7/NTFS)

Quite a long time ago, I had this HDD giving me


CRC Errors then,
The message that I need to format my HDD. Partition shown as RAW. Sometimes it seem to connect/disconnect (Drive...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 14 Jan 2011
Replies: 19
Views: 4,450
Posted By jiewmeng
Is it ok not to update Windows?

Do you use Windows Update? Is it ok to disable it? I sometimes find it annoying and bloating my HDD
Forum: General Discussion 23 Nov 2010
Replies: 2
Views: 1,256
Posted By jiewmeng
the glitch is still there ...

the glitch is still there ...
Forum: General Discussion 21 Nov 2010
Replies: 2
Views: 1,256
Posted By jiewmeng
Screen Problem after waking up from hibernate

I find that sometimes, when I wake up from hibernate, I get something likhttp://imgur.com/s3zbW.jpg

I don't really know how to describe it but, notice that the rendering is not sharp with all the...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 13 Nov 2010
Replies: 6
Views: 2,944
Posted By jiewmeng
Hmm, I read before if I have 4GB RAM, I should...

Hmm, I read before if I have 4GB RAM, I should disable virtual memory so that Windows will be forced to use RAM. Is that a good idea? I used to do that, until I got errors that I lack memory. I don't...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 13 Nov 2010
Replies: 6
Views: 2,944
Posted By jiewmeng
Is Memory Faults Causing Lagginess?

I find that I am experiencing lagginess on my laptop, relatively old: C2D T9300, 4GB DDR2, 1280MB GeForce 8600MGT

Is high memory faults the cause?

http://imgur.com/gapSQ.jpg

Sometimes, the...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 06 Oct 2010
Replies: 7
Views: 1,197
Posted By jiewmeng
@karlsnooks...

@karlsnooks (http://www.sevenforums.com/member.php?u=9230)

I did think of that, but my laptop as you can see is quite old if i get an SSD, other components may become the bottleneck? any ideas?...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 06 Oct 2010
Replies: 7
Views: 1,197
Posted By jiewmeng
Will a HDD Upgrade for Laptop benefit

I am wondering if a HDD upgrade for my laptop be worth it? I currently have a

Acer Aspire 5920G


Core2Duo T9300
4GB DDR2
GeForce 8600M GT
320GB HDD (5400rpm)
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 07 Aug 2010
Replies: 5
Views: 3,456
Posted By jiewmeng
@logicearth...

@logicearth (http://www.sevenforums.com/member.php?u=20061) i will use it on my PC's drives
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 07 Aug 2010
Replies: 5
Views: 3,456
Posted By jiewmeng
Isit a good idea to use NTFS compression

i wonder what are the advantages and disadvantage of using NTFS compression. i wonder does it slow things down alot?
Forum: Software 22 Jul 2010
Replies: 3
Views: 1,148
Posted By jiewmeng
Looking for a minimal text textor (with some syntax highlighting)

i am looking for a minimal text editor i saw last time but forgot the name. i know of notepad2, notepad++ and all that.

but i am thinking of using something i spotted last time, just see if...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 19 Jul 2010
Replies: 2
Views: 939
Posted By jiewmeng
Netbook or UltraPortable?

i wonder if you will prefer NetBook (Intel Atom) or a Ultraportable (Core i3). or how will u choose?

considering screen size both has abt 10" screens. little difference. those smaller than 10"...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 14 Jul 2010
Replies: 7
Views: 2,414
Posted By jiewmeng
Good 2.0 speakers?

i am wondering what good 2.0 speakers are there. i am thinking of saving space with 2.0 speakers. i believe that some 2.0 speakers beat 2.1 or even more channels 1? eg. Bose? but i dont print money,...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 21 Jun 2010
Replies: 3
Views: 1,511
Posted By jiewmeng
PC Stopped working

i need help diagnosing whats wrong with ny PC.



no bios screen on startup, no display at all, no beeps either
when i poer the PC, the CPU and GPU fans where spinnning but the LED for the...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 15 Jun 2010
Replies: 7
Views: 3,821
Posted By jiewmeng
How does powerline networking work. Is it fast/reliable

i wonder how does powerline networking works. isit simply something like an extender? or does it send data through powerlines (i think <-- this is what is done)? but powerlines are not designed to...
Forum: Customization 05 Jun 2010
Replies: 1
Views: 1,586
Posted By jiewmeng
Set Default Folder View to Tiled?

how do i set the default folder view to tiled?
Forum: Software 05 Jun 2010
Replies: 4
Views: 4,031
Posted By jiewmeng
so software RAID still give best performance...

so software RAID still give best performance overall (comparing sw, motherboard, addon)?
Forum: Software 05 Jun 2010
Replies: 4
Views: 4,031
Posted By jiewmeng
when u say best performance, u mean windows 7...

when u say best performance, u mean windows 7 software raid included? say Win7 RAID1 vs Addon Controller RAID1?
Forum: Software 04 Jun 2010
Replies: 4
Views: 4,031
Posted By jiewmeng
Software RAID

i am wondering if software RAID is provided only with OS. eg. i use Windows 7 - i must use Win 7 to create RAID? or is there like a 3rd party tool? i heard Windows 7 does not support RAID5? is there...
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