Windows 7 Forums

Showing results 1 to 10 of 10
Search took 0.00 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: Sphynx
Forum: General Discussion 03 Dec 2012
Replies: 9
Views: 1,381
Posted By Sphynx
I not only read, I even began the process....

I not only read, I even began the process. However once I saw that the process was following the exact same procedure for the complete re-installation of Windows (which mean erasing all other...
Forum: General Discussion 03 Dec 2012
Replies: 9
Views: 1,381
Posted By Sphynx
Thanks for the response. That was a post...

Thanks for the response.

That was a post i've actually already looked at. It's somewhat misleading in fact. It refers to a repair install but in actuality, i'd term it a 'repair wipe and...
Forum: General Discussion 03 Dec 2012
Replies: 9
Views: 1,381
Posted By Sphynx
Windows 7 Repair option gone?

So I need to repair integral Windows files on my install. On XP this was a trivial matter of booting off the XP install disc and selecting the appropriate option. What I never noticed up until now...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 12 Apr 2012
Replies: 3
Views: 1,959
Posted By Sphynx
@ignatzatsonic Yes, the BIOS does see the...

@ignatzatsonic
Yes, the BIOS does see the drive. I haven't tried booting with another motherboard as I don't have the relevant power and sata cables (apart from the integrated circuit from my...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 12 Apr 2012
Replies: 3
Views: 1,959
Posted By Sphynx
SSD failing to boot *Help*

Hey there, got a bit of a serious issue. I've got a Corsair SSD that's no longer booting. It was setup as 1 partition (C drive). I've attempted use the Windows recovery tools via my installation disc...
Forum: Graphic Cards 13 Jun 2011
Replies: 3
Views: 688
Posted By Sphynx
Resolution 1200v1080

I'm looking at getting a new screen and noticed a trend that I think was only just gaining traction the last time I was in the market. The march of 1920x1080 seems to have all but destroyed...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 24 Apr 2011
Replies: 17
Views: 2,698
Posted By Sphynx
Well after doing some testing I have concluded...

Well after doing some testing I have concluded that the 2 programs I mentioned are indeed aware of a 64bit reg hive. I'm guessing it's just the programs themselves that are compiled in a 32bit...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 24 Apr 2011
Replies: 17
Views: 2,698
Posted By Sphynx
Thanks for that. I'll look into using a scanner...

Thanks for that. I'll look into using a scanner instead. Which is essentially what I use reg cleaning software for anyway - their algorithms. Also, you were right about noscript ;) Sometimes I forget...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 24 Apr 2011
Replies: 17
Views: 2,698
Posted By Sphynx
As it would be on a test box, a re-installation...

As it would be on a test box, a re-installation is not an issue. However, there are legitimate uses for such software. Namely the odd quirks that can arise during the life of a windows install.
...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 23 Apr 2011
Replies: 17
Views: 2,698
Posted By Sphynx
Registry Cleaners

I know what you're thinking and I completely agree with you. No one should ever use these types of programs. They cause more problems then they solve. However...On occasion I get re-curious as to the...
Showing results 1 to 10 of 10

 
Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 12:10 PM.
Twitter Facebook Google+



Windows 7 Forums

Seven Forums Android App Seven Forums IOS App
  

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33