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Forum: Sound & Audio 26 Dec 2012
Replies: 51
Views: 15,515
Posted By luckman212
I've got these crazy squares too. Windows 8...

I've got these crazy squares too.
Windows 8 Pro (retail copy) and all patches applied.
I use Realtek HD Audio (because it's built into my PC -- no choice!)
The squares come and go. So annoying....
Forum: General Discussion 19 Aug 2011
Replies: 10
Views: 12,491
Posted By luckman212
A similar thing happened to me recently. I think...

A similar thing happened to me recently. I think I figured out a less destructive way to fix it. What I eventually realized was that somehow (probably a permissions reset that I did) the account...
Forum: General Discussion 31 Jul 2010
Replies: 3
Views: 885
Posted By luckman212
nope- I hate most 'tweaking' programs and never...

nope- I hate most 'tweaking' programs and never use them. I rebooted the machine and they were back to normal. Strangest darned thing I ever seen.
Forum: General Discussion 31 Jul 2010
Replies: 3
Views: 885
Posted By luckman212
All my checkboxes in control panels have "-OFF" or "-ON" appended WTF?

guys this is so weird, I can't figure out how this started happening but now all my control panels in Win7 (x64) have "-OFF" or "-ON" added to the end of the description, here's a screenshot:
...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 15 Mar 2010
Replies: 22
Views: 68,463
Posted By luckman212
Hmm, the only files I have in...

Hmm, the only files I have in \WINDOWS\Prefetch\ReadyBoot are

"C:\windows\Prefetch\ReadyBoot\Trace5.fx"
"C:\windows\Prefetch\ReadyBoot\Trace6.fx"
"C:\windows\Prefetch\ReadyBoot\Trace7.fx"...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 19 Feb 2010
Replies: 22
Views: 68,463
Posted By luckman212
bump, this is still puzzling me. is there NO way...

bump, this is still puzzling me. is there NO way to completely disable readyboot on Win7?
Forum: General Discussion 12 Feb 2010
Replies: 6
Views: 25,965
Posted By luckman212
I was wondering, I have the same issue, however...

I was wondering, I have the same issue, however my Windows Search service is definitely alive, enabled and running. I confirmed in services.msc and wsearch is working fine. anything else that might...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 22 Jan 2010
Replies: 22
Views: 68,463
Posted By luckman212
I can't remember- I think it's been only since...

I can't remember- I think it's been only since win7. I also have Outlook in my startup folder. I think that might be contributing to the slow startup times. Gonna try removing outlook from the...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 21 Jan 2010
Replies: 22
Views: 68,463
Posted By luckman212
i know what you mean. I actually did have a...

i know what you mean. I actually did have a raid1 setup with 2 drives on an adaptec 5445 SAS PCI-E board. it was a real nice board, and with that setup I got around 140mb/sec out of the array vs....
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 20 Jan 2010
Replies: 22
Views: 68,463
Posted By luckman212
ah ha. what a weird bug. anyway, I actually...

ah ha. what a weird bug.
anyway, I actually downloaded that hotfix, but when I went to install it, it said it was already installed. so I guess that wasn't my issue. as far as a solid desktop...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 20 Jan 2010
Replies: 22
Views: 68,463
Posted By luckman212
It doesn't matter how many times I reboot-...

It doesn't matter how many times I reboot- there's the same 5 minutes of thrashing at every boot no matter what, even if I haven't disabled Readyboot. OS has been installed since Win7 became avail...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 20 Jan 2010
Replies: 22
Views: 68,463
Posted By luckman212
it just takes a really long time for my machine...

it just takes a really long time for my machine to boot, and its a quad-core q9650 w/ 8gb ram, wd caviar black 1tb and win7 x64. I think with those specs it should be a little faster. It literally...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 20 Jan 2010
Replies: 22
Views: 68,463
Posted By luckman212
hi, I think ReadyBoot is a boot-time...

hi, I think ReadyBoot is a boot-time defrag/optimization routine, not a service and I don't think it has anything to do with USB flash drives.... you are talking about ReadyBOOST I think.... because...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 19 Jan 2010
Replies: 22
Views: 68,463
Posted By luckman212
I don't have an SSD (wish I did!) - just a single...

I don't have an SSD (wish I did!) - just a single SATA-II hard drive attached to my mainboard's Intel ICH10R controller. The SATA controller is in "AHCI" mode - so as to enable hot-plugging of...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 19 Jan 2010
Replies: 3
Views: 1,039
Posted By luckman212
the following batch file (copy & paste into...

the following batch file (copy & paste into notepad, save as "resetbackup.cmd" and then right click it, choose Run As Administrator) should do what you are asking. This will completely reset Windows...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 19 Jan 2010
Replies: 22
Views: 68,463
Posted By luckman212
Disk Thrashing - disable ReadyBoot (not ReadyBoost)

Hello,
I am trying to figure out how to permanently disable the "ReadyBoot" feature in Windows 7 x64 (note: I am not talking about ReadyBoost, that's something else!)

I've checked out some guides...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 16 Nov 2009
Replies: 2
Views: 1,622
Posted By luckman212
Is there such a BIOS fix for the GA-EP45-UD3P...

Is there such a BIOS fix for the GA-EP45-UD3P v1.6?

Because I am having this exact issue and have tried the latest "release" BIOS "FC" as well as beta "FDa".

Neither of these have worked for me.
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 16 Nov 2009
Replies: 12
Views: 14,535
Posted By luckman212
I don't have Kaspersky, and never did. I...

I don't have Kaspersky, and never did.

I can't complete the WinSAT Experience Index either, Win7 x64. Tried with & without AHCI enabled in BIOS.

At this point I think this is a BIOS issue...
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