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Forum: General Discussion 24 Aug 2014
Replies: 7
Views: 461
Posted By Lakes
Yeah, I was thinking about backup to an external...

Yeah, I was thinking about backup to an external drive, no USB 3.0 on this machine though, would have to be Esata.

I think the "hot plug" for that didn't work, but that was with a cobbled together...
Forum: General Discussion 23 Aug 2014
Replies: 7
Views: 461
Posted By Lakes
Only the paid version does Differential and...

Only the paid version does Differential and Incremental backups, the backup I just did today was nearly 25Gb.

I have a feeling this will not fit onto a single layer Blu-Ray disk (I could try the...
Forum: General Discussion 23 Aug 2014
Replies: 7
Views: 461
Posted By Lakes
Possible to copy all Desktop/Program settings to another user account?

So yesterday I found that aero had become disabled.

To check whether it was a windows problem, or a graphics card problem, I created another user account and logged into that and aero still worked...
Forum: Sound & Audio 19 Feb 2013
Replies: 4
Views: 2,003
Posted By Lakes
Thanks, I`ll give that a try.

Thanks, I`ll give that a try.
Forum: Sound & Audio 19 Feb 2013
Replies: 4
Views: 2,003
Posted By Lakes
Line in 1/Mic in There is no playback mic...

Line in 1/Mic in

There is no playback mic shown to mute, in the recording tab all line/mic inputs are showing as "Currently unavailable" even though the device(s) are enabled.
The mic worked (but...
Forum: Sound & Audio 19 Feb 2013
Replies: 4
Views: 2,003
Posted By Lakes
Audigy Soundblaster 2 Mic issues

Driver version SBAX_PCDRV_LB_2_18_0017

Anyone found a fix for the mic issues with this?
SBAX_PCDRV_LB_2_18_0017 Windows Driver No More Goat Soup...
Forum: Drivers 03 Feb 2013
Replies: 4
Views: 3,351
Posted By Lakes
ok, I`ll try that, thanks.

ok, I`ll try that, thanks.
Forum: Drivers 03 Feb 2013
Replies: 4
Views: 3,351
Posted By Lakes
System Spec

System Spec
Forum: Drivers 03 Feb 2013
Replies: 4
Views: 3,351
Posted By Lakes
Veho VMS-001 Usb Microscope Driver?

Worked perfect on Xp (32 Bit), but their website says there is a "hardware issue" for the model I have ("N.B. If your microscope only has one adjustable wheel then unfortunately this means that it is...
Forum: Software 27 Jan 2013
Replies: 3
Views: 842
Posted By Lakes
Paint Shop Pro 9 (proper full version from Ebay,...

Paint Shop Pro 9 (proper full version from Ebay, very reasonable price) works with windows 7, but windows turns off aero while the program is running and turns it back on when the program is closed
Forum: Software 26 Jan 2013
Replies: 3
Views: 4,148
Posted By Lakes
I had a dupe (backup) install on a spare hard...

I had a dupe (backup) install on a spare hard drive, when I re-did all the steps on that it worked!
(Did`nt need to change the properties to "run as adminstrator")

I suspect some sort of odd...
Forum: Software 26 Jan 2013
Replies: 3
Views: 4,148
Posted By Lakes
Rather than duplicate posts, see the thread here....

Rather than duplicate posts, see the thread here.
www.voidtools.com • View topic - Problem creating an Elevated Shortcut. (http://forum.voidtools.com/viewtopic.php?f=5&t=1626&p=5025#p5025)
Forum: Software 24 Jan 2013
Replies: 3
Views: 4,148
Posted By Lakes
Creating an Elevated Program Shortcut for Search Everything Program.

I`ve done this successfully for SpeedFan, but I`m having a problem with doing the same for the Search Everything program.

I`ve been through the tutorial steps several times now, the task executes...
Forum: General Discussion 24 Jan 2013
Replies: 12
Views: 833
Posted By Lakes
My recent experience with upgrading from Xp to...

My recent experience with upgrading from Xp to Win7.
If using the the "classic" desktop the screen redraw speed is slow (processor usage shoots up) when dragging a window over another one,(Dual Core...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 23 Jan 2013
Replies: 10
Views: 823
Posted By Lakes
Thanks everyone.

Thanks everyone.
Forum: Hardware & Devices 23 Jan 2013
Replies: 10
Views: 823
Posted By Lakes
Thanks for the replies, do I need to worry about...

Thanks for the replies, do I need to worry about the sellers static handling?
I always wear an earthing strap when handling memory or processor.
Forum: Hardware & Devices 23 Jan 2013
Replies: 10
Views: 823
Posted By Lakes
Anyone bought a used Processor from Ebay?

I`ve upgraded the RAM, now I`m looking at going from Intel Dual Core to Intel Core 2 Quad Q6600 as another cheap upgrade.

Up till now I`ve only bought new, any issues?
Do a stress test?
...
Forum: Themes and Styles 20 Jan 2013
Replies: 6
Views: 2,675
Posted By Lakes
Ok, will do. Thanks. Edit: I used the...

Ok, will do.

Thanks.

Edit: I used the Firefox Persona plugin, very easy to use.
Forum: Themes and Styles 20 Jan 2013
Replies: 6
Views: 2,675
Posted By Lakes
Everything works great now, just one little...

Everything works great now, just one little niggle with the FireFox ToolBar.

As you can see FireFox still has the Glow Text effect and the colour does not match the menu/window.

To be honest I...
Forum: Themes and Styles 19 Jan 2013
Replies: 6
Views: 2,675
Posted By Lakes
That looks perfect! Thanks!! :D

That looks perfect!

Thanks!! :D
Forum: Themes and Styles 19 Jan 2013
Replies: 6
Views: 2,675
Posted By Lakes
Create Aero Theme thats visually similar to Windows Classic?

Since there does not seem to be any way to use the Windows Classic Theme with hardware acceleration, has any one make an Aero theme that's visually similar to Windows?

I got an aero theme that's...
Forum: Graphic Cards 17 Jan 2013
Replies: 2,147
Views: 687,388
Posted By Lakes
I hope this will cure my classic Desktop...

I hope this will cure my classic Desktop redraw/lag/trail problem.
Forum: Tutorials 13 Jan 2013
Replies: 11
Views: 48,514
Posted By Lakes
Ok, thanks.

Ok, thanks.
Forum: Tutorials 13 Jan 2013
Replies: 11
Views: 48,514
Posted By Lakes
Thanks for the info, I`ll do that for now, does...

Thanks for the info, I`ll do that for now, does the -r set the position on a monitor?
Forum: Tutorials 13 Jan 2013
Replies: 11
Views: 48,514
Posted By Lakes
I`m using the sound mixer shortcut, but it opens...

I`m using the sound mixer shortcut, but it opens on my third monitor.

If I use the taskbar mixer icon. it opens in the main monitor.

Anyway I can select which monitor it opens on?

Thanks.
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