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Forum: Performance & Maintenance 18 Sep 2012
Replies: 41
Views: 5,233
Posted By Tinkerdog
Yes, HP is quite bad about the 4 partition grab. ...

Yes, HP is quite bad about the 4 partition grab. My HP laptop has 4 Primary Partitions.

To get 5, I had to follow advice on here and other sites, to convert the C: drive to a Logical Partition,...
Forum: Software 13 Sep 2012
Replies: 162
Views: 62,489
Posted By Tinkerdog
Only problem I had with the update is that it...

Only problem I had with the update is that it removes the entries for Movie Maker and Photo Gallery from the HP Launch Box on the Taskbar for Windows 7 on their laptop. They must be using different...
Forum: General Discussion 08 Aug 2012
Replies: 21
Views: 4,230
Posted By Tinkerdog
I would go up on YouTube and look at videos...

I would go up on YouTube and look at videos others have dohe showing how the chipset will do with different games.... the set you have should do well with low to medium graphics settings... but go...
Forum: General Discussion 31 Jul 2012
Replies: 16
Views: 19,015
Posted By Tinkerdog
Create a more secure password, at least 8 chars...

Create a more secure password, at least 8 chars in length, with alpha, numbers and characters and secure it somewhere only you know where it is.

and change your login to the new password.
Forum: Backup and Restore 25 Jul 2012
Replies: 2
Views: 2,849
Posted By Tinkerdog
Cool beans!!! I was hoping it would work.... ...

Cool beans!!! I was hoping it would work.... this can hold her PC over till I get my hands on an external drive for backup!

Thanks!
Forum: Backup and Restore 24 Jul 2012
Replies: 2
Views: 2,849
Posted By Tinkerdog
Windows 7 Backup and Restore from Hard Drive with C: and E: partition

Hi Gang!

I was wondering if this would work as a poor man's backup system for Windows 7.


1) Take my daughter's laptop with Windows 7 Ultimate on it and partition the only hard disk to...
Forum: News 09 Jul 2012
Replies: 1
Views: 900
Posted By Tinkerdog
Windows 8 RTM to hit August - on shelves in October!

Windows 8-powered PCs, tablets to launch in late October - Computerworld (http://www.computerworld.com/s/article/9228927/Windows_8_powered_PCs_tablets_to_launch_in_late_October)
Forum: News 06 Jul 2012
Replies: 18
Views: 2,530
Posted By Tinkerdog
......... and then there is Amahi ..................

......... and then there is Amahi ...............

Amahi Home Server - Making Home Networking Simple (http://www.amahi.org/)
Forum: Backup and Restore 27 Jun 2012
Replies: 4
Views: 1,053
Posted By Tinkerdog
Have you looked in the G:\COMPUTER_NAME folder...

Have you looked in the G:\COMPUTER_NAME folder yet to see if the files that she had placed in there were still there ??

The folder is set by the Backup program to not allow you to see the files...
Forum: Software 15 May 2012
Replies: 5
Views: 1,313
Posted By Tinkerdog
The odds are that the lag on your PC was due to...

The odds are that the lag on your PC was due to watching the video (with sound) on the output window that is part of Movie Maker. Unless you have a good video card, you probably would experience...
Forum: Backup and Restore 03 May 2012
Replies: 18
Views: 2,341
Posted By Tinkerdog
Any place to download the older versions that had...

Any place to download the older versions that had WinPE and the other missing features?
Forum: Backup and Restore 14 Mar 2012
Replies: 9
Views: 2,797
Posted By Tinkerdog
I confirmed a bug in SyncToy that made me stop...

I confirmed a bug in SyncToy that made me stop using it....

If you change the name of a subfolder, when you do the Sync, you will have 2 folders in parallel in the target. You will have the...
Forum: Graphic Cards 07 Mar 2012
Replies: 9
Views: 1,495
Posted By Tinkerdog
Believe it or not.... there are people out there...

Believe it or not.... there are people out there not as familiar with laptop specs and their upgrade paths....

I was novice on this until recently myself... and it was an expensive lesson!
Forum: Music, Pictures & Video 20 Feb 2012
Replies: 11
Views: 5,277
Posted By Tinkerdog
Could be the ISP and who is on the download line...

Could be the ISP and who is on the download line with you.... where I live, in the evening, it starts to buffer, but earlier in the day when the kids are in school, it runs just fine.... our Cable...
Forum: Backup and Restore 11 Nov 2011
Replies: 12
Views: 2,627
Posted By Tinkerdog
On the System Restore Screen, where you select...

On the System Restore Screen, where you select the Restore point, there is a checkbox to allow you to see ALL the Restore Points, not just the most recent. Make sure you check this!
Forum: Software 02 Nov 2011
Replies: 8
Views: 27,570
Posted By Tinkerdog
After uninstalling Premeire Pro, make sure to do...

After uninstalling Premeire Pro, make sure to do a System Restore that was created BEFORE Premiere Pro was first installed. ( Always make a system restore before installing any new software just in...
Forum: Virtualization 14 Oct 2011
Replies: 12
Views: 4,160
Posted By Tinkerdog
The hardware is the Pinnacle Dazzle Video Creator...

The hardware is the Pinnacle Dazzle Video Creator Platinium (DVC170)

The only have the 32 bit driver for it.

Driver 14.0.0.162...
Forum: Virtualization 13 Oct 2011
Replies: 12
Views: 4,160
Posted By Tinkerdog
The video capture device is a USB connected...

The video capture device is a USB connected device..... and connects to the video output of the VCR and/or other devices via ANALOG video and SOUND.

And the maker of the 32bit driver and USB...
Forum: Virtualization 03 Oct 2011
Replies: 12
Views: 4,160
Posted By Tinkerdog
Yes, I have, but the 32-bit driver for the Video...

Yes, I have, but the 32-bit driver for the Video Capture hardware will not work under 64 bit Windows 7.... sorry.

What I have done in the past is to dual-boot the Windows 7 64bit and Vista 32bit...
Forum: Virtualization 30 Sep 2011
Replies: 12
Views: 4,160
Posted By Tinkerdog
32-bit Vista running under 64-bit Windows 7 - Device Driver question.

I have Windows 7 64 bit Ultimate running on my PC.

I also have a Movie editting program that uses a 32-bit driver for capturing video from outside sources (that runs under fine under Vista...
Forum: Software 13 Sep 2011
Replies: 8
Views: 1,835
Posted By Tinkerdog
I never had that problem. I use Echo mode and all...

I never had that problem. I use Echo mode and all changes are updated. I use it a lot for Pictures and Videos and do a lot of moving around to organize them. Might be an option that is not right.
...
Forum: Software 12 Sep 2011
Replies: 8
Views: 1,835
Posted By Tinkerdog
Also, if you test Synctoy by changing a subfolder...

Also, if you test Synctoy by changing a subfolder name, then syncing, you will find you now have 2 folders, the older folder by the old name, and a new folder by the new name, with a copy of ALL the...
Forum: Software 12 Sep 2011
Replies: 8
Views: 1,835
Posted By Tinkerdog
Yes, SyncToy keeps an index on drive (and I...

Yes, SyncToy keeps an index on drive (and I believe Folder also) for syncing.

So, since no index, no syncing. I believe you will need to redo the syncing for the new drive (manually recreate...
Forum: Backup and Restore 19 Aug 2011
Replies: 86
Views: 17,583
Posted By Tinkerdog
One question..... Does ToDo store the data...

One question.....

Does ToDo store the data in a special format that only it can see, or does it use ZIP compression, or just the files themselves backed up in a tree structure?

Thanks!
Forum: Graphic Cards 10 Aug 2011
Replies: 1
Views: 1,443
Posted By Tinkerdog
AMD Graphics Drivers & Software...

AMD Graphics Drivers & Software (http://support.amd.com/us/gpudownload/Pages/index.aspx)

Choose the appropriate choices for your card and OS, and then install the drivers.
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