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Forum: Network & Sharing 30 Sep 2012
Replies: 1
Views: 1,735
Posted By madhatter
After months of smooth sharing "Your folder can't be shared."

I used to share folders without problems on this W7SP1Ult64 with an XP32Pro machine.
Not anymore.
I can't imagine why. All I did recently was swapping a slowly failing (not system) 1TB HDD for a...
Forum: General Discussion 14 Nov 2011
Replies: 0
Views: 881
Posted By madhatter
BadApple.scr - .NET Framework Initiation Error

downloaded a saver today
seems to work
until i place it in C:\Windows\System32
then it tells me:
"BadApple.scr - .NET Framework Initiation Error
Unable to find a version of the runtime to run...
Forum: General Discussion 28 Aug 2011
Replies: 16
Views: 2,119
Posted By madhatter
alright guys, a little more help here, please i...

alright guys, a little more help here, please
i know ive been asking for a lot of attention lately, but after finding out that permissions are the the likely cause of all my trouble with w7 ive been...
Forum: General Discussion 27 Aug 2011
Replies: 5
Views: 1,110
Posted By madhatter
oh, so blue box means nothing in particular... ...

oh, so blue box means nothing in particular...
way to go making things clear, microsoft...

thanks, Brink
Forum: General Discussion 26 Aug 2011
Replies: 16
Views: 2,119
Posted By madhatter
anyway, i might have found the key to undoing...

anyway, i might have found the key to undoing most of my plight
authenticated users
the obedient directories know them and the insubordinate ones dont
adding them seems to solve the right click...
Forum: General Discussion 26 Aug 2011
Replies: 16
Views: 2,119
Posted By madhatter
yea, i suppose that makes sense... i would in...

yea, i suppose that makes sense...
i would in fact very much like to move over to this OS
however this permission stuff refuses to do my bidding
even partitions which dont flat out refuse to have...
Forum: General Discussion 26 Aug 2011
Replies: 16
Views: 2,119
Posted By madhatter
172252dammit Barman58, youre making my lone...

172252dammit Barman58, youre making my lone synapse overheat
im not quite sure what you mean by "Also as it is normally required that you take ownership on each OS"
i have built this pc and...
Forum: General Discussion 26 Aug 2011
Replies: 16
Views: 2,119
Posted By madhatter
admins have all rights, system has all rights,...

admins have all rights, system has all rights, users have rights for viewing
no rights for me or CREATOR OWNER
whenever i change these i am told its not possible for each folder in the root of the...
Forum: General Discussion 26 Aug 2011
Replies: 16
Views: 2,119
Posted By madhatter
yes, used Partition Wizard Home Edition to...

yes, used Partition Wizard Home Edition to partition the hdd under XP64SP2
everything is NTFS

could you please tell how to change those permissions in more depth?
i claimed ownership of the...
Forum: General Discussion 26 Aug 2011
Replies: 16
Views: 2,119
Posted By madhatter
i dont see why i shouldnt be able to make files...

i dont see why i shouldnt be able to make files in system partitions since for some people thats all they have, but thats not bothering me right now
apparently my entire 1.5TB drive (labelled 4) is...
Forum: General Discussion 26 Aug 2011
Replies: 16
Views: 2,119
Posted By madhatter
hi, thanks for taking interest just booted...

hi, thanks for taking interest

just booted up w7 to make sure
well, right now when i open stock win explorer and right click inside one of my lucky folders i can go to new (actually this is the...
Forum: Software 26 Aug 2011
Replies: 0
Views: 821
Posted By madhatter
arbitrary uTorrent resume from XP support

i installed uTorrent 3 on my almost new W7Ult64SP1 and tried to resume some (video) downloads i had started with uTorrent 2.2.1 on XP64ProSP2
first time it went without a hitch
next time i booted...
Forum: General Discussion 26 Aug 2011
Replies: 5
Views: 1,110
Posted By madhatter
read only I never ordered

does 7 arbitrarily change files to read only?
i might be getting paranoid, but i could swear it does
seems like whatever folder i pick it is set to contain read only files
i never set anything to...
Forum: General Discussion 26 Aug 2011
Replies: 0
Views: 1,055
Posted By madhatter
admin rights needed for management of petty files?!

why ask me for admin rights to delete/move random things (absolutely not related to system etc.)?
i still havent figured out the pattern for which items this goes
its not something too serious for...
Forum: General Discussion 26 Aug 2011
Replies: 16
Views: 2,119
Posted By madhatter
why can't I create any file where I want it?

in xp whereever i right click i get to create a large number of new document types (depending on my software suite ofc)
in 7 this only works in certain (very few) folders, in most i can only create...
Forum: Installation & Setup 20 Aug 2010
Replies: 17
Views: 2,122
Posted By madhatter
well, this is what i see in easybcd under xp64 ...

well, this is what i see in easybcd under xp64

i guess i will need to test this by unplugging the xp drive to be sure...
whats bugging me is whether the w7 drive still boots on its own (it does...
Forum: Installation & Setup 19 Aug 2010
Replies: 17
Views: 2,122
Posted By madhatter
ok, this is beyond effin incredible now months...

ok, this is beyond effin incredible now
months after i had installed everything to my utmost satisfaction i have the sequence of 2 windows boot screens again
for a nice while i could decide to boot...
Forum: Installation & Setup 18 Jun 2010
Replies: 17
Views: 2,122
Posted By madhatter
ah cmon, i cant be that thick, now can i? got 2...

ah cmon, i cant be that thick, now can i? got 2 different boot screens which load depending on the drive i pick in bios and they never appear in sequence so as far as im concerned its all good
...
Forum: Installation & Setup 17 Jun 2010
Replies: 17
Views: 2,122
Posted By madhatter
thanks mates, everythings working just like i...

thanks mates, everythings working just like i want it now
well, except for one thing
i have 32bit and 64bit win7 installed and the boot screen lists them both as "Windows 7" which is absurd
i...
Forum: Installation & Setup 15 Jun 2010
Replies: 17
Views: 2,122
Posted By madhatter
yea, so... i used easybcd to remove the...

yea, so...
i used easybcd to remove the annoying win7 boot screen
my old dual boot appears operational
the thing did it all with the click of a button
some garbage files seem to remain, but they...
Forum: Installation & Setup 15 Jun 2010
Replies: 17
Views: 2,122
Posted By madhatter
i will have to look into bcdedit i guess... but...

i will have to look into bcdedit i guess...
but is there no simple known way to fix this?
it should be just a matter of a few values in the appropriate files, right?
boot.ini alone doesnt cut it...
Forum: Installation & Setup 15 Jun 2010
Replies: 17
Views: 2,122
Posted By madhatter
Win7 is trespassing

after merely thinking about it for a year i finally installed 32bit win7
i have 3 drives
on the first i have 32bit winxp and 64bit winxp on two 31gb partitions
everything was working great
then i...
Forum: Tutorials 10 Aug 2009
Replies: 2,063
Views: 2,715,832
Posted By madhatter
Yes yes, not entirely meaningless of course, but...

Yes yes, not entirely meaningless of course, but what I'm trying to understand here is how exactly the computer knows whats written inside the boot file, when I don't see any definitions which would...
Forum: Tutorials 10 Aug 2009
Replies: 2,063
Views: 2,715,832
Posted By madhatter
Ah, finally I think I'm getting the hang of it. ...

Ah, finally I think I'm getting the hang of it.
Thanks Dwarf.
Still, looking at the contents of that file, I see heavy use of drive letters. Since drive letters have been said to be rather...
Forum: Tutorials 10 Aug 2009
Replies: 2,063
Views: 2,715,832
Posted By madhatter
K, thanks a lot. So labels, which are in fact...

K, thanks a lot.
So labels, which are in fact much easier to change (I always forget where the letters are managed from), are always absolutely reliable in every systems environment?
Good, second...
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