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Forum: Customization 29 Mar 2015
Replies: 1
Views: 383
Posted By Swiftkidd
Icon Files Displayed as Thumbnail View in Windows Explorer 256/512/768

Hey,

I like to navigate my media files in thumbnail view but didn't take to the changes made in vista & seven where the thumbnail is slightly skewed so as a work around to restore the view as...
Forum: Software 20 Mar 2015
Replies: 0
Views: 392
Posted By Swiftkidd
Rename installed programs under programs and features (GUID Keys)

Hey,

I recently learned how to rename a program under programs and features from the below tutorial but have noticed modifying the 'DisplayName' string in some softwares doesn't update in programs...
Forum: Customization 19 Feb 2015
Replies: 3
Views: 249
Posted By Swiftkidd
Hey thanks but I'd still like it to appear under...

Hey thanks but I'd still like it to appear under My Computer just not under 'Computer' in the left hand side navigation panel? Method 3 in the above link hides the drive altogether I just want it...
Forum: Customization 17 Feb 2015
Replies: 3
Views: 249
Posted By Swiftkidd
remove individual items under computer navigation pane?

Hey is it possible to remove individual items appearing under computer navigation pane? I keep my Corsair Flash Voyager plugged in as it hosts bitlocker encryption key to enable my system to boot.....
Forum: General Discussion 12 Feb 2015
Replies: 5
Views: 790
Posted By Swiftkidd
Hey I recently learned how to modify entries...

Hey

I recently learned how to modify entries in program and features, I'm on 32bit Windows Ultimate but I'm sure it's similar. Start Menu > Search > Regedit then navigate to the path below
...
Forum: Tutorials 09 Feb 2015
Replies: 940
Views: 444,006
Posted By Swiftkidd
Thanks for the prompt response, this forum never...

Thanks for the prompt response, this forum never ceases to amaze me with how fast its users respond :) I tried to add to your rep but it requests I spread it around.. great tutorial and thanks for...
Forum: General Discussion 09 Feb 2015
Replies: 4
Views: 485
Posted By Swiftkidd
Want my partitions to display as 50GB (C:\) and 60GB (D:\)

I have 120GB SSD and partitioned it into two C:\System Files (1024MB x 50) and D:\Documents And Settings (1024MB x 60) yet when I navigate to My Computer it shows up as 49.9GB & 59.9GB? I've since...
Forum: Tutorials 09 Feb 2015
Replies: 940
Views: 444,006
Posted By Swiftkidd
Hey, I performed a fresh install using audit...

Hey,

I performed a fresh install using audit mode and system preparation tool to relocate user profiles and programdata to partition D on my SSD but have since noticed programdata is also on C...
Forum: General Discussion 08 Nov 2014
Replies: 1
Views: 476
Posted By Swiftkidd
Navigating Explorer Creates External Hard Drive Activity (Disabled)

Hi,

Every time I navigate and browse explorer all my hard disk drives spin up and remain active for a long time.. The only hard disk drives I need active are solid state drive which hosts my...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 28 Apr 2014
Replies: 7
Views: 929
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: 929
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: 441
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: 441
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: 2,641
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: 1,198
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: 4,836
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: 585
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: 1,189
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: 535
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: 1,189
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: 11
Views: 33,879
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: 1,189
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: 11
Views: 33,879
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: 11
Views: 33,879
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: 2
Views: 5,285
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'...
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