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Forum: General Discussion 07 Jul 2014
Replies: 7
Views: 465
Posted By Gaz1701
Sorry for the late reply. 1) I've got a 'WD...

Sorry for the late reply.

1) I've got a 'WD 5000AAK External USB Device' plugged in

2) My HDD is a Samsung, so according to the link "no Windows diagnostic tests are offered for these drives...
Forum: General Discussion 01 Jul 2014
Replies: 7
Views: 465
Posted By Gaz1701
I did what lehnerus2000...

I did what lehnerus2000 (http://www.sevenforums.com/members/lehnerus2000.html) suggested (the same as the screenshot provided), but the last error date shown on mine was on the 14th June - and it's...
Forum: General Discussion 30 Jun 2014
Replies: 7
Views: 465
Posted By Gaz1701
Windows goes into a 'state' of nothing loading (not 'not responding')

I have this strange - and annoying - problem at times that I can't exactly pinpoint what's stopping it from working properly; nor can I find any pattern to when this might happen again.

My...
Forum: Graphic Cards 21 Sep 2013
Replies: 9
Views: 655
Posted By Gaz1701
Thanks a lot for your advice everyone. :) I'm...

Thanks a lot for your advice everyone. :) I'm definitely more glad it's not the graphics card that's on its way out.

As I don't have that much money to spend, I'll go and have a look for a new one...
Forum: Graphic Cards 19 Sep 2013
Replies: 9
Views: 655
Posted By Gaz1701
Hi guys, here's a video of it occuring if this...

Hi guys, here's a video of it occuring if this helps - available for 7 days from now:
Free large file exchange service without size limits...
Forum: Graphic Cards 17 Sep 2013
Replies: 9
Views: 655
Posted By Gaz1701
Sorry to bump this up, but does anyone have any...

Sorry to bump this up, but does anyone have any ideas as to why it's doing this to a flatscreen monitor? I don't have anything magnetic nearby that could cause this (if that might've been the case)?
Forum: Graphic Cards 14 Sep 2013
Replies: 9
Views: 655
Posted By Gaz1701
After looking up what 'degauss' means, I haven't...

After looking up what 'degauss' means, I haven't got that option on my monitor - mine's a flat screen LCD monitor (albeit pretty old now), so apparently it shouldn't need 'degaussing'
Forum: Graphic Cards 14 Sep 2013
Replies: 9
Views: 655
Posted By Gaz1701
What's happening to my screen (video now included)?

It seems to be doing this more regularly recently. It's done it twice today so far; I'm not playing any games, and it seems to be doing it at random intervals (but it doesn't happen often). This is a...
Forum: System Security 25 Jan 2013
Replies: 2
Views: 1,003
Posted By Gaz1701
Oh, no, I completely uninstalled MSE before...

Oh, no, I completely uninstalled MSE before installing McAfee - sorry for not making that clear.

I'll have to run the scan when I come back; gotta go now.
Forum: System Security 25 Jan 2013
Replies: 2
Views: 1,003
Posted By Gaz1701
Real-time anti-virus scanners using 100% CPU until it's faulty

I wasn't sure whether to put this thread under the 'System Security' section, or the 'Performance and Maintenance' section

This has been a bit of a long-standing problem for me now, to which I...
Forum: General Discussion 28 Oct 2012
Replies: 4
Views: 1,501
Posted By Gaz1701
The External HDD doesn't have a 'Security' tab in...

The External HDD doesn't have a 'Security' tab in its properties, but the "Take Ownership" reg file did it just fine - so thanks so much the both of you! :)
Forum: General Discussion 27 Oct 2012
Replies: 4
Views: 1,501
Posted By Gaz1701
Changing External HDD letter made it 'read-only'

OK first of all, for some reason - a few days ago - the drive letter of my External HDD had changed from I:\ to J:\ without me realising this. The only way I found out this had even happened [just...
Forum: Sound & Audio 06 Sep 2011
Replies: 2
Views: 2,752
Posted By Gaz1701
I suppose I do - the sound does go through those...

I suppose I do - the sound does go through those speakers anyway using that method.

Seeing as you asked that question, it sounds there's no other solution to this problem? Ah well
Forum: Sound & Audio 06 Sep 2011
Replies: 2
Views: 2,752
Posted By Gaz1701
Realtek 5.1 Surround "Device In Use" problem (only stereo works)

Hi all, I've searched through the various threads on this issue, and aside from the complaining and finger-pointing, it appears 'Enhancements>Environment/Speaker Fill' seems to be the only option,...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 10 Aug 2011
Replies: 1
Views: 1,146
Posted By Gaz1701
BSOD while updating new graphics card

To cut a long story short, I'd sent my computer off to Currys/PCWorld (where my dad works) for them to do a full diagnostic of my PC (because my graphics card was faulty a few months ago).
...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 07 Jul 2011
Replies: 3
Views: 1,336
Posted By Gaz1701
Aaaaah! Now I know what this sound is [through...

Aaaaah! Now I know what this sound is [through the speakers] that I keep hearing every time I login to Windows - and it makes that noise 4 times because there's 4 'portable drives' that has a...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 06 Jul 2011
Replies: 3
Views: 1,336
Posted By Gaz1701
BSOD (Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit)

Here's my BSOD report.

The GeForce graphics card error is a [now] 'long-standing' problem; I doubt that has anything to do with this BSOD

-Windows 7 X64
-Not the original OS (was Vista)
-Full...
Forum: General Discussion 27 Jun 2011
Replies: 17
Views: 1,888
Posted By Gaz1701
Hi all, thanks for all your advice. TBH,...

Hi all, thanks for all your advice.

TBH, most of this is WAY over my head.

I have Asperger's Syndrome, and I don't have an online bank account (I normally get my brother to order things for me...
Forum: General Discussion 25 Jun 2011
Replies: 17
Views: 1,888
Posted By Gaz1701
According to PCSpecialists, when I put it higher...

According to PCSpecialists, when I put it higher it says this:


Also, what do you mean by modular exactly?
Forum: General Discussion 25 Jun 2011
Replies: 17
Views: 1,888
Posted By Gaz1701
First time thinking of building a new PC

Since I'm still new to all this, I'd like your opinions on what you think of this potential setup that I'm thinking of making - thankfully PCSpecialist.co.uk will be doing the actual building and...
Forum: System Security 22 Jun 2011
Replies: 4
Views: 1,599
Posted By Gaz1701
Oh cool thanks alot, it worked a treat :)

Oh cool thanks alot, it worked a treat :)
Forum: System Security 21 Jun 2011
Replies: 4
Views: 1,599
Posted By Gaz1701
Norton 360 v.4/5 refuses to [re]install

Recently I'd accidentally deleted the NVIDIA network driver (after [unsuccessfully] trying to remove all traces of the NVIDIA graphics driver [long story - was on graphics section of this site, but...
Forum: Graphic Cards 01 Jun 2011
Replies: 12
Views: 1,706
Posted By Gaz1701
Ah, in that case it's like that because that...

Ah, in that case it's like that because that seemed to be the only combination that actually worked.

I've got 3 sticks of RAM altogether: two 1GB sticks, and one 2GB stick - the two 1GB sticks are...
Forum: Graphic Cards 31 May 2011
Replies: 12
Views: 1,706
Posted By Gaz1701
I've got a Tagan TG700-U25 700W PSU (I didn't...

I've got a Tagan TG700-U25 700W PSU (I didn't know this until I checked actually)



Oh, I didn't even know it was running in single channel mode (whatever that means); it's definitely not...
Forum: Graphic Cards 30 May 2011
Replies: 12
Views: 1,706
Posted By Gaz1701
Sorry this is so late, and my brain is frazzled,...

Sorry this is so late, and my brain is frazzled, but I've managed to get the top/'dead' graphics card out, and it hasn't made any difference - other than it's not complaining about Code 28 now (but...
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