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Forum: Network & Sharing 25 Apr 2011
Replies: 9
Views: 9,313
Posted By Shootist
Well it may be the router need to know what IP...

Well it may be the router need to know what IP the request is coming from.
Most of the time they will accept requests for ANY IP. But maybe someone at your company set it up to only accept from...
Forum: Installation & Setup 25 Apr 2011
Replies: 59
Views: 20,687
Posted By Shootist
Yes that is fact. You need a second license to...

Yes that is fact. You need a second license to install the OS into a virtual machine. It is by all rights a different PC, although a virtual one.

What and how this discussion started was with the...
Forum: Installation & Setup 25 Apr 2011
Replies: 59
Views: 20,687
Posted By Shootist
You missed a full discussion on licensing. Which...

You missed a full discussion on licensing. Which was deleted by a Mod and I received a warning for calling the perceived licensing stated by someone else idiotic.

Not really that much.
Forum: Installation & Setup 25 Apr 2011
Replies: 59
Views: 20,687
Posted By Shootist
Thank you. Finally someone with some logic. ...

Thank you. Finally someone with some logic.
Never thought about the disk signature. But I see where that might be a problem.
Personally I have never had the need to have both drives with the OS...
Forum: Installation & Setup 25 Apr 2011
Replies: 6
Views: 2,884
Posted By Shootist
Does it say anything about which driver it needs?...

Does it say anything about which driver it needs? Is your PC setup to use AHCI mode for the hard drives? Even if it is Win 7 DVD should have the needed drivers.
Do you have any add-on cards in the...
Forum: Network & Sharing 25 Apr 2011
Replies: 9
Views: 9,313
Posted By Shootist
Ok your workplace more then likely uses a Router....

Ok your workplace more then likely uses a Router. The router has a public IP address on it's WAN port. It is that IP address you need. Not the IP of the server behind the router, which more then...
Forum: General Discussion 25 Apr 2011
Replies: 2
Views: 2,231
Posted By Shootist
First I would try just restarting normally and...

First I would try just restarting normally and see if just after the OS loads whether you can or can't delete that file. If you can't I personally would find out why you can't.
Something is locking...
Forum: Network & Sharing 25 Apr 2011
Replies: 4
Views: 1,674
Posted By Shootist
First off I would stop using the Home Network...

First off I would stop using the Home Network option and switch to the Work option.
I have found it easier. Next, I'm on XP PC right now so I can't look it up, I'd turn off a feature that give you...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 25 Apr 2011
Replies: 5
Views: 2,606
Posted By Shootist
Did you assign a Static IP address to the...

Did you assign a Static IP address to the printer? And it should be outside the DHCP range your router uses to hand out IP addresses to equipment on your LAN, PCs, whatever.
You do that either at...
Forum: Installation & Setup 25 Apr 2011
Replies: 15
Views: 2,384
Posted By Shootist
If you want to do a clean install on the SSD...

If you want to do a clean install on the SSD please disconnect the other drive while you are doing the install. And make sure you put the SSD on the first SATA port in the system. Which will be...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 25 Apr 2011
Replies: 34
Views: 2,520
Posted By Shootist
Uhh, yeah. Haven't bought any thing yet, I may...

Uhh, yeah.
Haven't bought any thing yet, I may wait another 3 years for a $75 240GB drive. :p[/QUOTE]

Yeah I know what you mean. Problem is in 3 years the technology that is used today will have...
Forum: Installation & Setup 25 Apr 2011
Replies: 15
Views: 22,033
Posted By Shootist
I agree partially with moving the user folders to...

I agree partially with moving the user folders to another drive to save space but as for the other reason, being in a vault, that is until the other drive fails then you are left with nothing....
Forum: Hardware & Devices 25 Apr 2011
Replies: 34
Views: 2,520
Posted By Shootist
As to this thread being marked as solved. I...

As to this thread being marked as solved.
I haven't read what drive the OP actually bought. Maybe I missed it?
Forum: Installation & Setup 25 Apr 2011
Replies: 15
Views: 22,033
Posted By Shootist
I agree partially with moving the user folders to...

I agree partially with moving the user folders to another drive to save space but as for the other reason, being in a vault, that is until the other drive fails then you are left with nothing....
Forum: General Discussion 25 Apr 2011
Replies: 11
Views: 19,809
Posted By Shootist
Whatever you are going to do with those 2...

Whatever you are going to do with those 2 unallocated spaces you are going to need a 3rd party program to so it with. Windows disk management won't allow you to do it.
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 25 Apr 2011
Replies: 14
Views: 18,420
Posted By Shootist
Also when in Classic mode you can turn off and...

Also when in Classic mode you can turn off and disable the Theme service which stops one more service from loading at startup.
Not sure how that will affect the overall system performance.
Forum: Backup and Restore 25 Apr 2011
Replies: 3
Views: 871
Posted By Shootist
You are welcome. And good luck with the wife. ...

You are welcome.
And good luck with the wife.
Oh boy.
Forum: Backup and Restore 25 Apr 2011
Replies: 3
Views: 871
Posted By Shootist
Welcome to the forum. No you can not get it...

Welcome to the forum.

No you can not get it back without reinstalling Win 7. And even if you do that your wifes emails and calender is gone for good until you set it up again on the new install of...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 25 Apr 2011
Replies: 17
Views: 1,874
Posted By Shootist
Click on the Drive 1 area, not on the partitions...

Click on the Drive 1 area, not on the partitions on Disk 1 and select initialize disk. then you should be able to assign drive letters to those partitions.
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 25 Apr 2011
Replies: 14
Views: 18,420
Posted By Shootist
Well I disagree with both of the previous posts....

Well I disagree with both of the previous posts. Not sure where Aero runs and really don't care. Classic theme IMHO will cut down on the overhead your system has to deal with. Cut down overhead and...
Forum: Installation & Setup 25 Apr 2011
Replies: 8
Views: 1,020
Posted By Shootist
Welcome to the forum. Then there is...

Welcome to the forum.

Then there is something wrong with your computer.
Could be it is to old and slow to run Win 7 properly. Could be you don't have enough RAM to run the version of Win 7 you...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 25 Apr 2011
Replies: 34
Views: 2,520
Posted By Shootist
No he was commenting on the price of SSDs back 3...

No he was commenting on the price of SSDs back 3 years ago when that article was written and how much they have come down.
Forum: Installation & Setup 25 Apr 2011
Replies: 15
Views: 22,033
Posted By Shootist
I have installed all my programs on the SSD. I do...

I have installed all my programs on the SSD. I do have it partitioned into 2 drives, C & D, and most of my programs are installed on the D partition. That is mainly because that is the way my...
Forum: Installation & Setup 25 Apr 2011
Replies: 59
Views: 20,687
Posted By Shootist
Just trying to save you from doing a reinstall of...

Just trying to save you from doing a reinstall of the OS.
There is no way to COPY Windows from one drive to another. You can CLONE the drives. That makes an exact copy from one drive to the other....
Forum: Installation & Setup 25 Apr 2011
Replies: 59
Views: 20,687
Posted By Shootist
First there is no set option to partitioning and...

First there is no set option to partitioning and there is no real speed gain whether it is broken up into smaller partitions or left as one big drive. It really is personal preference.

No to your...
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