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Forum: Tutorials 02 Oct 2011
Replies: 30
Views: 234,729
Posted By fjawodfc
This isn't completely true. I have no folder...

This isn't completely true. I have no folder "ProgramData\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Administrative Tools\" because I purposely deleted it, but Administrative Tools is still accessible...
Forum: General Discussion 08 Sep 2011
Replies: 6
Views: 2,369
Posted By fjawodfc
Yes, there used to be a UI for this, and I don't...

Yes, there used to be a UI for this, and I don't know why they took it away. I've successfully added many context menu commands to the registry. Through a quick Google search I found instructions...
Forum: General Discussion 06 Sep 2011
Replies: 8
Views: 21,102
Posted By fjawodfc
Look in your registry under...

Look in your registry under HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\MountedDevices. That's where drive letter assignments are stored. Find \DosDevices\Y: on the left side and note the data value on the right. The...
Forum: General Discussion 06 Sep 2011
Replies: 20
Views: 16,377
Posted By fjawodfc
Ah, okay, that changes things. I thought it...

Ah, okay, that changes things. I thought it wasn't responding at all, i.e. staying in sleep mode. Can you tell whether it's completely frozen or Windows is actually running but there's just no...
Forum: General Discussion 06 Sep 2011
Replies: 20
Views: 16,377
Posted By fjawodfc
If the video card was a problem then the PC...

If the video card was a problem then the PC should still do SOMETHING when you wake it up. From what you've said, it doesn't even power up and the LED continues to flash, right? That seems to...
Forum: Installation & Setup 06 Sep 2011
Replies: 13
Views: 9,472
Posted By fjawodfc
The old motherboard is fried. When an old PC is...

The old motherboard is fried. When an old PC is retired or nonfunctional, there's nothing wrong with moving the drive to a new PC. Once you work through potential conflicts with disk controller...
Forum: General Discussion 06 Sep 2011
Replies: 20
Views: 16,377
Posted By fjawodfc
Sorry if I was unclear. I was just mentioning...

Sorry if I was unclear. I was just mentioning that sleep problems are common. I'm not looking for help.

I asked about the motherboard model not because I think yours is broken but because...
Forum: General Discussion 06 Sep 2011
Replies: 20
Views: 16,377
Posted By fjawodfc
My ASUS P8P67 motherboard/BIOS has some known...

My ASUS P8P67 motherboard/BIOS has some known sleep problems that would happen with a new Windows installation too. It's not bad enough that I use hibernate exclusively though. At least 90% of the...
Forum: Installation & Setup 06 Sep 2011
Replies: 13
Views: 9,472
Posted By fjawodfc
I've done several hardware upgrades without...

I've done several hardware upgrades without reinstalling an OS, so it's possible. Windows 98/XP/7 all detected my new hardware without too much trouble. The one roadblock has always been the...
Forum: General Discussion 06 Sep 2011
Replies: 17
Views: 1,335
Posted By fjawodfc
You can also install FileMenu Tools (FileMenu...

You can also install FileMenu Tools (FileMenu Tools (http://www.lopesoft.com/en/fmtools/info.html)), right-click a folder, and choose FileMenu Tools > Size of Folders. It will give you a sorted...
Forum: General Discussion 06 Sep 2011
Replies: 20
Views: 16,377
Posted By fjawodfc
I've had various sleep/hibernate issues with...

I've had various sleep/hibernate issues with Windows 7 and my motherboard. Mine still freezes occasionally when waking. Let's see if we can figure this out.

Are you dual-booting XP and 7? And...
Forum: General Discussion 05 Sep 2011
Replies: 13
Views: 2,506
Posted By fjawodfc
You can also hold Shift to explicitly move...

You can also hold Shift to explicitly move instead of copy. And there's a registry setting HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Control Panel\Desktop\DragWidth that specifies how many pixels (default is 4) you need to...
Forum: General Discussion 05 Sep 2011
Replies: 4
Views: 2,484
Posted By fjawodfc
I assume that you were trying to read the file...

I assume that you were trying to read the file directly from the external drive. What happens if you copy the file to an internal drive first? If Explorer won't let you copy, try dropping to a...
Forum: General Discussion 05 Sep 2011
Replies: 20
Views: 16,377
Posted By fjawodfc
Is there anything relevant in Event Viewer? Does...

Is there anything relevant in Event Viewer? Does your PC case indicate that it's really in sleep/standby with a flashing LED or something?
Forum: Chillout Room 05 Sep 2011
Replies: 49
Views: 2,753
Posted By fjawodfc
As I was saying... I thought people outgrew...

As I was saying... I thought people outgrew "l33tspeak" in the mid-1990s.
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