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Forum: General Discussion 15 Oct 2013
Replies: 4
Views: 356
Posted By vram
Thanks for this :)

Thanks for this :)
Forum: General Discussion 14 Oct 2013
Replies: 6
Views: 5,607
Posted By vram
I did some googling and came up with jack....

I did some googling and came up with jack. Perhaps this is a job for Lenovo support. Have you looked in the BIOS settings to see if anything pertains to your problem?
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 14 Oct 2013
Replies: 8
Views: 2,891
Posted By vram
Why wait - it does not hurt.[/QUOTE] I went...

Why wait - it does not hurt.[/QUOTE]

I went ahead and did a repair install. Everything is good now, but I'd still like an answer for future reference :)
Forum: General Discussion 14 Oct 2013
Replies: 4
Views: 356
Posted By vram
Any way to prevent a Standard account from creating a password?

My friend has a kid that keeps password protecting their account so their parents can't get into the kid's account. The kid has a standard account and obviously, the parent can go in and remove the...
Forum: General Discussion 13 Oct 2013
Replies: 6
Views: 5,607
Posted By vram
You're actually booting from SATA HDD. "Slimtype"...

You're actually booting from SATA HDD. "Slimtype" is your DVD Drive. I always leave the DVD as the first boot device in case I want to boot off a CD/DVD. This screen is from your system BIOS. Are you...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 13 Oct 2013
Replies: 8
Views: 2,891
Posted By vram
I know how to do a repair install, but I'll wait,...

I know how to do a repair install, but I'll wait, thanks :)
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 13 Oct 2013
Replies: 8
Views: 2,891
Posted By vram
I've probably ran it a total of 4 actually :)

I've probably ran it a total of 4 actually :)
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 13 Oct 2013
Replies: 8
Views: 2,891
Posted By vram
sfc /scannow unable to repair files (cbs.log inside)

For some reason, sfc /scannow cannot repair this file corruption. My PC boots and appears to run fine. Also ran the scan offline, with the same error. Here are the contents of the error in the cbs...
Forum: Music, Pictures & Video 16 Feb 2012
Replies: 11
Views: 5,271
Posted By vram
Been there, done that.

Been there, done that.
Forum: Music, Pictures & Video 15 Feb 2012
Replies: 11
Views: 5,271
Posted By vram
I'm watching them on the lowest quality setting...

I'm watching them on the lowest quality setting and I'm on a 15Mb connection. Same crap happens at work on a T1.
Forum: Music, Pictures & Video 15 Feb 2012
Replies: 11
Views: 5,271
Posted By vram
You know Google owns YouTube, right? ...

You know Google owns YouTube, right?

http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/15196982/ns/business-us_business/t/google-buys-youtube-billion/
Forum: Music, Pictures & Video 15 Feb 2012
Replies: 11
Views: 5,271
Posted By vram
YouTube and it's damn random buffering problems!

Why Google with all it might, money and intellect cannot fix the random buffering issues with YouTube videos is beyond me. Sometimes I go to YT, select a video, it buffers right up and in the same...
Forum: Backup and Restore 03 Feb 2012
Replies: 32
Views: 5,811
Posted By vram
Guess you're right, but its crazy the amount of...

Guess you're right, but its crazy the amount of misinformation regarding this feature. Either way, definitely happy with the SSD and hope to build a HTPC utilizing one in the near future.
Forum: Backup and Restore 03 Feb 2012
Replies: 32
Views: 5,811
Posted By vram
According to this link, TRIM doesn't require...

According to this link, TRIM doesn't require AHCI: IDE, SATA, AHCI, SSDs and TRIM: all you need to know | MSI HQ User-to-User FAQ...
Forum: Backup and Restore 03 Feb 2012
Replies: 32
Views: 5,811
Posted By vram
Hmm, this is news to me. I did not know that...

Hmm, this is news to me. I did not know that there was a hardware dependency for Trim. How did you find that out.

The M4 is a good SSD. I have the same on this system.[/QUOTE]

From what I've...
Forum: Backup and Restore 03 Feb 2012
Replies: 32
Views: 5,811
Posted By vram
Thanks for the info. Unfortunately, this laptop...

Thanks for the info. Unfortunately, this laptop hardware doesn't support TRIM but I am told the SSD's own garbage collection will do a good enough job. The drive I bought was a Crucial M4 64GB SSD,...
Forum: Backup and Restore 02 Feb 2012
Replies: 32
Views: 5,811
Posted By vram
I got the SSD earlier than expected. Decided to...

I got the SSD earlier than expected. Decided to load from scratch to avoid any problems. Everything seems to be working fine, but Windows didn't disable the scheduled defragmenter so who know what...
Forum: Backup and Restore 31 Jan 2012
Replies: 32
Views: 5,811
Posted By vram
I won't get my SSD for about another week so I'll...

I won't get my SSD for about another week so I'll post back once I get started on it. Thanks again for all your help :)
Forum: Backup and Restore 31 Jan 2012
Replies: 32
Views: 5,811
Posted By vram
I've re-imaged my desktop many times without...

I've re-imaged my desktop many times without trouble, but done over same HDD, never to a replacement disc. If I decided to do a fresh install, do I have to perform this alignment procedure?
Forum: Backup and Restore 31 Jan 2012
Replies: 32
Views: 5,811
Posted By vram
What Kind of problems? Yes, I have the 100MB...

What Kind of problems? Yes, I have the 100MB partition you speak of. This is my first go involving SSDs so I'm not familiar with aligning them. Can you explain?



Thank you for your help. I will...
Forum: Music, Pictures & Video 31 Jan 2012
Replies: 8
Views: 5,641
Posted By vram
I just skimmed your post so forgive me if you...

I just skimmed your post so forgive me if you tried this, but have you went to your music directory and searched for .jpg in the search box with "show hidden files/folders" enabled and "hide...
Forum: Backup and Restore 31 Jan 2012
Replies: 32
Views: 5,811
Posted By vram
I don't have access to any cloning software. My...

I don't have access to any cloning software. My understanding of a fresh install using an upgrade CD is installing Windows 7 and then installing over the first install. Not really any different than...
Forum: Backup and Restore 31 Jan 2012
Replies: 32
Views: 5,811
Posted By vram
Replacing 40GB HDD with 64GB SSD - Image restore question

As the title says, I will be replacing my old 40GB HDD in my laptop with a 64GB SSD drive. My intent is to image my current install using the built-in system image functionality, install the SSD and...
Forum: General Discussion 08 May 2011
Replies: 7
Views: 2,677
Posted By vram
Try entering the BIOS, select to load BIOS...

Try entering the BIOS, select to load BIOS defaults, save, exit. Perhaps clear the BIOS with the jumper setting and make sure to change the jumper back like James said. The only other thing I can...
Forum: General Discussion 08 May 2011
Replies: 7
Views: 2,677
Posted By vram
When I ran into this problem, seems like I just...

When I ran into this problem, seems like I just replaced the BIOS battery (CR2032) on the motherboard and it went away. After replacing the batt, go to Dell's website and see if there are any BIOS...
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