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Forum: Installation & Setup 13 Oct 2012
Replies: 2
Views: 1,834
Posted By luinox86
I never heard of that. Could be very useful. It's...

I never heard of that. Could be very useful. It's weekend so I can only test it on Monday (it's at work!). Thanks.

About booting from VHD, I found a few tutorials like this one...
Forum: Installation & Setup 12 Oct 2012
Replies: 2
Views: 1,834
Posted By luinox86
Existing Windows 7 - Adding XP on VHD (external?) to make "dual boot".

Hi guys,

Here's the scenario.

A while ago I was using Windows XP Pro on my laptop. I was then forced to switch completely to Windows 7, but because I had so many application and configurations...
Forum: Installation & Setup 29 Sep 2012
Replies: 11
Views: 2,091
Posted By luinox86
Yes. I did exactly the same. I started the...

Yes. I did exactly the same.

I started the install from CD, then chose the USB HDD as the destination, after the reboot I loaded Win 7. Then performed the given command from Command Prompt, with...
Forum: Installation & Setup 29 Sep 2012
Replies: 11
Views: 2,091
Posted By luinox86
Thanks everyone. I read the...

Thanks everyone.



I read the instructions and gave it a try. But still I am getting blue screen errors.

I will try further and let you know. If it would take really complicated and long...
Forum: Installation & Setup 27 Sep 2012
Replies: 11
Views: 2,091
Posted By luinox86
@Arc, I will try it as soon as I can and will...

@Arc,
I will try it as soon as I can and will inform you.

@x BlueRobot,
Sorry, I didn't get it? My problem is not with dual booting or the OS compatibility. And I think in Virtual Machine you...
Forum: Installation & Setup 27 Sep 2012
Replies: 11
Views: 2,091
Posted By luinox86
Thanks Arc, Do you mean there wouldn't be...

Thanks Arc,

Do you mean there wouldn't be any problem in *installing* windows XP on the external IDE-USB hard drive?
Forum: Installation & Setup 26 Sep 2012
Replies: 11
Views: 2,091
Posted By luinox86
Dual boot 7 (on internal hdd) and XP (on external USB connected IDE)

Hi guys,

One of my laptops is an old Acer Aspire 5610. I want to have a dual boot system, 7 and XP, but 7 on the internal HDD and XP on the external USB-IDE HDD, and by that, I mean a 100GB IDE...
Forum: Customization 03 Aug 2012
Replies: 14
Views: 3,437
Posted By luinox86
Jerry, Thank you very much. I think I will...

Jerry,

Thank you very much. I think I will consider purchasing a copy of the Vista Style Builder. Until then I will use your screen shots to modify my theme. I have had the problem of "not liking...
Forum: Customization 03 Aug 2012
Replies: 14
Views: 3,437
Posted By luinox86
I have been playing around with the Restorator...

I have been playing around with the Restorator and its working pretty well. The only point is that I am not sure which code belongs to what. Is there something like a documentation or something that...
Forum: Customization 03 Aug 2012
Replies: 14
Views: 3,437
Posted By luinox86
Wow Jerry, That's exactly what I was looking...

Wow Jerry,

That's exactly what I was looking for man. It looks great now. No shiny and I can change the color as I want.

I really appreciate your help Jerry.

I am trying to learn customizing...
Forum: Customization 03 Aug 2012
Replies: 14
Views: 3,437
Posted By luinox86
Jerry, Thanks. It is a custom theme which...

Jerry,

Thanks.
It is a custom theme which already has removed the shiny effects, the only thing left is that the top and the bottom are not the same, so I think that would need less effort.

If...
Forum: Customization 03 Aug 2012
Replies: 14
Views: 3,437
Posted By luinox86
Bongo, Thank you for your reply. The...

Bongo,

Thank you for your reply.
The shiny look I am talking about is shown in the image below:
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The small white-shade on the top corner of each application icon, the whole-white shade...
Forum: Customization 03 Aug 2012
Replies: 14
Views: 3,437
Posted By luinox86
techpro, May be you can try the solution...

techpro,

May be you can try the solution links given in my first post to see if they work for you. I am not sure its not working on my notebook or its something different, people look happy to...
Forum: Customization 03 Aug 2012
Replies: 14
Views: 3,437
Posted By luinox86
Larger and no-shiny taskbar icons

Hi guys,

1. What I am looking for is to make my taskbar set to "Use small icons". But using the default setting from right clicking on the taskbar -> Properties -> Use small icons, does make the...
Forum: Virtualization 30 Jul 2012
Replies: 6
Views: 1,799
Posted By luinox86
The reason I was going to switch to VMs was to...

The reason I was going to switch to VMs was to avoid the operating system being slow with a high load of software.
I think I will give the VHD a try and if its not working well for me I will just...
Forum: Virtualization 29 Jul 2012
Replies: 6
Views: 1,799
Posted By luinox86
(http://www.sevenforums.com/member.php?u=20840)Keg...

(http://www.sevenforums.com/member.php?u=20840)Kegobeer,
You're right. I will give Logicearth's method a try.
So you agree that the concept of doing the programming (and other specific works) in...
Forum: Virtualization 29 Jul 2012
Replies: 6
Views: 1,799
Posted By luinox86
(http://www.sevenforums.com/member.php?u=20061)Log...

(http://www.sevenforums.com/member.php?u=20061)Logicearth,

Thanks for the reply. But to me, that would be somehow similar to a dual boot system if I'm not mistaken, is it? Because to boot from the...
Forum: Virtualization 27 Jul 2012
Replies: 6
Views: 1,799
Posted By luinox86
Development Programming in Virtual Machine vs Host Machine

Hi guys,


I have been around this problem for some time now and want to know you opinions. I am running on HP notebook: Intel Core 2 Duo 2.26GHz, 64bit Windows 7 Professional, 4GB Ram, ATI...
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