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Forum: Network & Sharing 10 Jul 2014
Replies: 0
Views: 375
Posted By Swiftkidd
Will File Synchronization Continue To Upload From A Locked Workstation

Hi,

I'm using MEGASync to synchronize the contents of a large folder for backup purposes but want to leave my computer unattended without worrying about relatives snooping through my files so will...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 28 Apr 2014
Replies: 7
Views: 552
Posted By Swiftkidd
Thanks for the replies, I was calculating 1024 x...

Thanks for the replies, I was calculating 1024 x 30 (30720) but found I had to add a little extra (30726) to get 30.00GB to show up in my computer plus I'm resizing after operating system had...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 25 Apr 2014
Replies: 7
Views: 552
Posted By Swiftkidd
Shrink Volume In GB Instead of MB

I've installed a new hard disk drive 750GB and trying to resize the volumes using disk management but the resizing is in MB I can't just simply put the size in GB.

C:/System Files (40GB) ...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 27 Dec 2013
Replies: 7
Views: 313
Posted By Swiftkidd
Thanks for the fast response. I've been having...

Thanks for the fast response. I've been having issues with both of my internal disk drives disappearing from My Computer & Disk Management. It's becoming a frequent occurrence and only happens to the...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 27 Dec 2013
Replies: 7
Views: 313
Posted By Swiftkidd
Should I Be Defraging My Storage Harddrives

Hi,

I use a 120GB SSD to run my operating system from and use two internal hard disk drives one which hosts my personal files and the other is synchronized backup of my personal files.. I also...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 24 Dec 2013
Replies: 5
Views: 2,229
Posted By Swiftkidd
Did you ever resolve this problem ?, I have 2x...

Did you ever resolve this problem ?, I have 2x 2TB Western Digital caviar green HDD and they seem to behave the same. If I'm using drive letter F then that disk drive will at some point disappear so...
Forum: Backup and Restore 06 Dec 2013
Replies: 1
Views: 618
Posted By Swiftkidd
Boot Restore Protection (Faronic's Deep Freeze Standard)

Hey,

I'm using Faronics Deep Freeze Standard (Boot Restore software) with Faronics Data Igloo (Data Retention software) and wondering if it's ok to exclude user profiles from being frozen ?...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 19 Nov 2013
Replies: 2
Views: 2,659
Posted By Swiftkidd
Gigabyte Motherboard GA-8TRC410M-NF (Memory upgrade)

My computer is low spec and over 8 years old.. I only have 1GB RAM which is beginning to become a problem on Windows 7 so I was thinking of upgrading although it seems my motherboard only has 2 slots...
Forum: General Discussion 19 Nov 2013
Replies: 9
Views: 411
Posted By Swiftkidd
Lastpass got my vote, been using it approximately...

Lastpass got my vote, been using it approximately 3 months now works good as a form filler to the only issue is mobile version is premium only which doesn't affect me as such as I hardly use mobile.
Forum: Sound & Audio 18 Nov 2013
Replies: 4
Views: 787
Posted By Swiftkidd
Yeah, I use SRS Audio Sandbox in combination with...

Yeah, I use SRS Audio Sandbox in combination with Claesson Edwards Breakaway which is shown as Line 1. I use headphones 95% of the time so I like the added depth, bass and simulated surround sound...
Forum: General Discussion 18 Nov 2013
Replies: 3
Views: 362
Posted By Swiftkidd
Can I add a location for start menu to search for programs in C:/ ?

Hi,

I'm still fairly new to windows seven from XP and find a lot of my programs are not being found using start menu search.. Which locations does it use to search for programs or can it only find...
Forum: Sound & Audio 17 Nov 2013
Replies: 4
Views: 787
Posted By Swiftkidd
My phone is HTC Desire but it also occurs with...

My phone is HTC Desire but it also occurs with USB Flash Drives.. It changes from Line1 to SRS Audio Sandbox

http://i43.tinypic.com/2wgaagh.jpg
Forum: Sound & Audio 17 Nov 2013
Replies: 9
Views: 8,970
Posted By Swiftkidd
Hey, Thanks for the reply, before I saw your...

Hey,

Thanks for the reply, before I saw your post I found utility app called Audio Switcher version: 1.5.2.9 which seems to have solved my issue without needing to toggle default device on...
Forum: Sound & Audio 16 Nov 2013
Replies: 4
Views: 787
Posted By Swiftkidd
Prevent W7 Switching Audio Device When Connecting/Disconnecting USB De

Hi,

Everytime I connect or disconnect a USB device my default audio device changes to a different device.. anyway to prevent disable this from happening.. I use USB mostly to charge my smartphone...
Forum: Sound & Audio 14 Nov 2013
Replies: 9
Views: 8,970
Posted By Swiftkidd
Source: Windows 7 Tip: How to change the...

Source:
Windows 7 Tip: How to change the default audio device with a hotkey (http://downloadsquad.switched.com/2010/06/16/windows-7-tip-how-to-change-the-default-audio-device-with-a-hot/)

Windows...
Forum: Sound & Audio 06 Nov 2013
Replies: 9
Views: 8,970
Posted By Swiftkidd
How to toggle between default sound device using AutoHotKey

Edit: See second post. Found script for AutoHotKey but not sure how to compile or use it ? Also when ever I plug a USB device in it changes default sound device from Line 1 to SRS.. I usually plug my...
Forum: Sound & Audio 06 Nov 2013
Replies: 1
Views: 1,891
Posted By Swiftkidd
Difference between Realtek HD Audio Manager & Realtek HD Audio Driver

It's been a year since I migrated from Windows XP to Windows 7 which I downloaded Realtek HD Audio Manager R2.70 and audio has been working fine except the only issue it didn't come with 'Stereo Mix'...
Forum: Backup and Restore 30 Oct 2013
Replies: 1
Views: 1,676
Posted By Swiftkidd
Current Pending Sector (Data 5) HD Tune

Edit: Think my hard drive may be failing and was the cause of my file synchronizing crash. I use it mostly to stream music and video and access the hard drive a lot. Any advice thanks

HDDStatus -...
Forum: Software 23 Jul 2013
Replies: 7
Views: 865
Posted By Swiftkidd
Hey, Do you know if Microsoft's Sync Toys...

Hey,

Do you know if Microsoft's Sync Toys detects and synchronizes changes to a file or folders attributes such as changing it to ReadOnly or Hidden ?

GoodSync doesn't seem capable of that as I...
Forum: Software 19 Jul 2013
Replies: 7
Views: 865
Posted By Swiftkidd
Some files are quiet large but I downloaded and...

Some files are quiet large but I downloaded and started using Goodsync now which appears to work fine. Just need to grow accustom to it and think I will use automated chained synchronization across...
Forum: General Discussion 11 Jul 2013
Replies: 0
Views: 425
Posted By Swiftkidd
Renaming Images Decreases Thumbnail Quality (Orignally created in XP)

Is their a difference between thumbnail preview quality between Windows XP & Windows 7 as when I've come to rename images that I've created whilst using XP I notice the thumbnail preview decrease or...
Forum: Software 10 Jul 2013
Replies: 7
Views: 865
Posted By Swiftkidd
It wouldn't hurt. Try this to see if it works for...

It wouldn't hurt. Try this to see if it works for you:

http://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials/278866-synctoy-backup-user-data.html[/QUOTE]

Hi,

I keep experiencing issues with Synctoys. I use...
Forum: Software 09 Jul 2013
Replies: 7
Views: 865
Posted By Swiftkidd
Effective way to manage my data (1x 120GB SSD, 2x2TB HDD 1x 2x2TB NAS)

I have 1x 120GB SSD which I use to host my operating system and relocated User folders during Windows 7 installation to partition D. I keep all my personal files on an internal 2TB storage drive and...
Forum: General Discussion 08 Jul 2013
Replies: 1
Views: 509
Posted By Swiftkidd
Tell explorer to automactly display icons as the folder picture

Hi,

Is their a way I can tell windows to automatically display my folder icons as the folder image so I don't have to manually set them all up by right clicking each album folder > Properties >...
Forum: General Discussion 05 Jul 2013
Replies: 1
Views: 360
Posted By Swiftkidd
Different custom icons with the same name displays the same picture

I'm making custom .ico files out of png images and when I label them the same as a previous icon it displays that picture. When I create a new icon labeled Untitled-1 then later re-label it to the...
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