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Forum: Hardware & Devices 27 Feb 2015
Replies: 7
Views: 416
Posted By Double
Hard drive health questions?

Hi, I'm curious about my hard drives' health and have some questions? I have information about my PC in 'My System Specs' below. My laptop PC is about 5 years old. It mostly stays put, but has...
Forum: General Discussion 21 Feb 2015
Replies: 8
Views: 409
Posted By Double
Thanks guys, I tried Disk Digger and in seconds...

Thanks guys, I tried Disk Digger and in seconds it found over 100,000 files on my external hard drive.. awesome! :)

About 10,000 of the files it found also seem to be broken.. some have 556 bytes...
Forum: General Discussion 21 Feb 2015
Replies: 8
Views: 409
Posted By Double
Can i recover deleted files from an external hard drive?

Hi :) Is it possible to recover deleted files from an external hard drive or flash memory? If so, can someone explain how this is possible? I thought that once you had deleted a file, that was it..?
Forum: System Security 31 Dec 2014
Replies: 3
Views: 346
Posted By Double
I do MS updates about once a month, and my...

I do MS updates about once a month, and my firewall is on. Am i considered okay?

I don't really know why i would want to update Cyberlink, i don't even know what it is. I don't see anything...
Forum: System Security 31 Dec 2014
Replies: 3
Views: 346
Posted By Double
What is a buffer overrun, should i be concerned?

Very rarely i get a 'Buffer Overrun detected' message, which mentions something about a Cyberlink program going corrupt for some wild reason. I never deal with or use anything related to Cyberlink...
Forum: Music, Pictures & Video 11 Dec 2014
Replies: 4
Views: 712
Posted By Double
I do not remember the specs of the last video i...

I do not remember the specs of the last video i exported, but I did a quick trim on a 11:51 mp4 file (97.8MB) to give an example. I trimmed the video down to 0:32 and ended up with a 14.8MB mp4...
Forum: Music, Pictures & Video 11 Dec 2014
Replies: 4
Views: 712
Posted By Double
How to export trimmed video in Windows Movie Maker?

Every time i trim and export a video in WMM, the filesize often ends up being too large, sometimes more than the original video itself. Am i exporting a trimmed video wrong? I have been searching for...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 04 Oct 2014
Replies: 4
Views: 461
Posted By Double
Oh, haha.. thanks :D

Oh, haha.. thanks :D
Forum: Hardware & Devices 03 Oct 2014
Replies: 4
Views: 461
Posted By Double
What is a dongle?

What is a dongle?
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 03 Oct 2014
Replies: 13
Views: 1,401
Posted By Double
How so? I do keep it updated, it is why i...

How so?


I do keep it updated, it is why i have been looking to uninstall stuff :] At this point i think i have finally uninstalled everything i am comfortable with uninstalling.
Forum: Hardware & Devices 30 Sep 2014
Replies: 4
Views: 461
Posted By Double
HP Mini crispified my mouse adapter?

I left a mouse adapter inside the USB port of my HP Mini laptop. I never used the mouse, but kept it in there just incase. Never gave me any problems until i noticed a burning smell coming from the...
Forum: Music, Pictures & Video 29 Sep 2014
Replies: 1
Views: 1,218
Posted By Double
On-Screen Volume Control alternative?

When i tap the volume buttons on my keyboard, the volume changes, but i do not see any visual representation of the change.

I've done some research and found it is related to HP MediaSmart, a...
Forum: Software 20 Aug 2014
Replies: 16
Views: 2,135
Posted By Double
Thanks! :)

Thanks! :)
Forum: Software 19 Aug 2014
Replies: 16
Views: 2,135
Posted By Double
I remember a couple occasions when an extract...

I remember a couple occasions when an extract with 7zip returned errors, i used Extract All instead, which gave none. Even though i use 7zip as my main, i still think Extract All is very useful.
...
Forum: Software 18 Aug 2014
Replies: 16
Views: 2,135
Posted By Double
So.. there is no way to have 7-Zip options and...

So.. there is no way to have 7-Zip options and the 'Extract All' options in the same menu? I was hoping to have an additional tool to extract from incase 7-zip couldn't do the job. Does 'Extract All'...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 18 Aug 2014
Replies: 13
Views: 1,401
Posted By Double
I was referring to the first screenshot of...

I was referring to the first screenshot of drivers, the below programs are what I've considered removing:

ENE CIR Receiver Driver
JMicron Flash Media Controller Driver
Realtek Ethernet...
Forum: Software 18 Aug 2014
Replies: 16
Views: 2,135
Posted By Double
That file did wonders, thank you!! I can now...

That file did wonders, thank you!! I can now extract rars with 7zip again :) I have no idea how i screwed things up so bad..

Now that I am back to square one, would you know how to get 'Extract...
Forum: Software 18 Aug 2014
Replies: 16
Views: 2,135
Posted By Double
can't.. the checkbox is greyed out.. 329702 ...

can't.. the checkbox is greyed out..
329702

.rar is also missing from this menu:
329708
Forum: Software 18 Aug 2014
Replies: 16
Views: 2,135
Posted By Double
un-checking and applying, then re-checking and...

un-checking and applying, then re-checking and applying did not work..
Forum: Software 18 Aug 2014
Replies: 16
Views: 2,135
Posted By Double
Hi Brink, i tried running 7zip as administrator...

Hi Brink, i tried running 7zip as administrator and did as you said, but everything appeared ok? rar was already selected by 7zip, but I'm not seeing the effects in my file-explorer:
329692
329693...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 18 Aug 2014
Replies: 13
Views: 1,401
Posted By Double
Thanks guys for the help. I'm not really...

Thanks guys for the help. I'm not really interested in reinstalling Windows to remove the bloat, I've manually done most of it already, and Windows has run pretty ok even with the bloat installed..
...
Forum: Software 18 Aug 2014
Replies: 16
Views: 2,135
Posted By Double
Can't change .rar properties back to 7-zip?

So I've kinda ran into a big mess. I noticed that the Extract All option was missing from the right-click menu (i have 7zip installed). I'm trying to extract 3-part .rar files.. tricky thing to do. I...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 14 Aug 2014
Replies: 13
Views: 1,401
Posted By Double
which of these apps can be safely uninstalled?

I've uninstalled lots of programs, mainly Hewlett Packard stuff. It's freed up a lot of disc space, and i think my computer runs a little better too. I still have some stuff worth removing, but need...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 22 Jun 2014
Replies: 2
Views: 918
Posted By Double
I actually discovered it was the Google Play...

I actually discovered it was the Google Play Music extension. I turned it off and have no more annoyances :)
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 09 Jun 2014
Replies: 2
Views: 918
Posted By Double
I checked my Task Manager and it looks related to...

I checked my Task Manager and it looks related to two processes of nacl64.exe, both are Google Chrome processes. They disappear 10-15 seconds after my mouse cursor has returned to normal.

I also...
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