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Forum: System Security 03 Apr 2014
Replies: 18
Views: 1,627
Posted By johnnya
Fully understood TZ. Still need an answer to the...

Fully understood TZ. Still need an answer to the original question. See attached.

Many thanks
Forum: System Security 03 Apr 2014
Replies: 18
Views: 1,627
Posted By johnnya
Microsoft Security Essentials Support

A few of my friends who are still running XP are getting messages that when XP support ends, they will also no longer get updates for MSE. I thought I read that updates for XP-MSE would continue...
Forum: General Discussion 01 Apr 2014
Replies: 14
Views: 885
Posted By johnnya
Hi Gasper and welcome to the Forum. You say...

Hi Gasper and welcome to the Forum. You say that you made the Windows Recovery CD on another machine. Are you sure that it is a BOOTABLE cd. Have you tried it on another machine to be sure.
At...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 25 Mar 2014
Replies: 11
Views: 1,167
Posted By johnnya
Sorry for the confusion. My system specs do...

Sorry for the confusion. My system specs do indeed show a Toshiba laptop with 4GM ram.

But for this SSD experiment, I am using a desktop with Win 7 & 2 GB ram. Latest Firmware on SSD. I am pretty...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 25 Mar 2014
Replies: 11
Views: 1,167
Posted By johnnya
Thanks for the reply George. Now I don't feel so...

Thanks for the reply George. Now I don't feel so bad. I wonder how some of our other members are getting vastly superior results?
Forum: Hardware & Devices 25 Mar 2014
Replies: 11
Views: 1,167
Posted By johnnya
SSD Bad Performance?

Curiosity finally got me and I purchased a new 120GB Kingston SV300s SSD. I set ACHI in BIOS and did a fresh install of my Windows 7 OS and let Windows handle partitions, trim, alignment etc. ...
Forum: General Discussion 21 Mar 2014
Replies: 74
Views: 3,341
Posted By johnnya
Quick question regarding the Windows Support Fact...

Quick question regarding the Windows Support Fact Sheet posted by John. ( Thanks John)

In there, it states "* Support for Windows 7 RTM without service packs ended on April 9, 2013. Be sure to...
Forum: General Discussion 10 Mar 2014
Replies: 24
Views: 32,132
Posted By johnnya
Lukas123. Having read all of your 17 posts on...

Lukas123. Having read all of your 17 posts on this site, they boil down to 1) You posting for help on Loading Windows and having a missing drive problem. For which you received help. 2) Your...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 16 Feb 2014
Replies: 16
Views: 35,873
Posted By johnnya
Absolutely brilliant Peter. Finally a workable...

Absolutely brilliant Peter. Finally a workable solution for this nagging problem. Works every time.
Just have to remember to remove the Short Cuts from the Start Menu & All programs list.

How on...
Forum: General Discussion 05 Feb 2014
Replies: 3
Views: 906
Posted By johnnya
Hi Jainlokerain and welcome to SevenForums. A...

Hi Jainlokerain and welcome to SevenForums. A tip just in case you have not already done so - Most systems today are shipped without a Windows DVD to enable you to restore your system in case of a...
Forum: General Discussion 04 Feb 2014
Replies: 5
Views: 537
Posted By johnnya
Many thanks for that definitive reply. Cheers ...

Many thanks for that definitive reply.
Cheers
JohnnyA
Forum: General Discussion 04 Feb 2014
Replies: 5
Views: 537
Posted By johnnya
I agree that doing a fresh install and...

I agree that doing a fresh install and downloading all updates before April, then creating an image with Macrium Reflect and putting it on the shelf for a rainy day is the prudent way to go.
...
Forum: General Discussion 03 Feb 2014
Replies: 5
Views: 537
Posted By johnnya
Support for WINDOWS XP ending April 2014

When support for XP ends this April, I can understand that no further Security/Enhancement updates will be coming down the pipe. My question is this - If I have to reload my Windows XP SP1 system,...
Forum: General Discussion 27 Jan 2014
Replies: 8
Views: 2,370
Posted By johnnya
Check out the following link. Specifally the...

Check out the following link. Specifally the section about Itunes, Apple Software.

How To Fix Msvcr80.dll is Missing or Not Found Errors...
Forum: General Discussion 22 Jan 2014
Replies: 34
Views: 1,637
Posted By johnnya
Good advice Bigmck. To Silver Ava - Most...

Good advice Bigmck.

To Silver Ava - Most laptop manufacturers no longer supply recovery DVD's with their product.
However, as you have discovered already, you can restore to Factory using the...
Forum: Software 22 Jan 2014
Replies: 10
Views: 1,073
Posted By johnnya
Hi again all. Quote "That is a good...

Hi again all.


Quote
"That is a good move for most everybody - but I'll warn that TeamViewer is very picky about where you can install it. My guess is that they actively monitor the number of...
Forum: Software 21 Jan 2014
Replies: 10
Views: 1,073
Posted By johnnya
Hi Rich. I have been using the free version of...

Hi Rich. I have been using the free version of TEAMVIEWER to remotely help other remote users with computer problems for years now. It's pretty slick and easy to use from both ends. You might...
Forum: General Discussion 16 Jan 2014
Replies: 10
Views: 556
Posted By johnnya
No need to purchase a copy of Windows 7 to...

No need to purchase a copy of Windows 7 to refresh your OS if it becomes corrupt.
Your ASUS laptop currently has the ability to create a set of Recovery DVD's or USB Recovery Thumbdrive. These are...
Forum: General Discussion 25 Aug 2013
Replies: 13
Views: 2,574
Posted By johnnya
If you are going to replace the hard drive with a...

If you are going to replace the hard drive with a new one, you best get an full image of the current one now. The best program (according to most forum members) is Macrium Reflect a free download....
Forum: General Discussion 20 Aug 2013
Replies: 2
Views: 728
Posted By johnnya
No virus's, no malware. Don't know what the...

No virus's, no malware. Don't know what the original problem is. I created a new User on the system with Admin rights same as the original user. All executables now working. Installed Macrium -...
Forum: General Discussion 19 Aug 2013
Replies: 2
Views: 728
Posted By johnnya
Cannot Execute or Install and programs

My neighbours computer is pretty messed up. As we all hear a lot from computer owners "Well something poped up and said to do this to fix the problem and I did and now I have this major problem."...
Forum: Installation & Setup 06 May 2013
Replies: 7
Views: 1,383
Posted By johnnya
Don't suppose you made a set of Recovery DVD'S...

Don't suppose you made a set of Recovery DVD'S from the laptop when you bought it!!! First thing anyone with a new laptop should do.
The Product Key on the Windows label on the bottom of the...
Forum: Installation & Setup 06 May 2013
Replies: 7
Views: 1,383
Posted By johnnya
If you did not delete the hidden "Factory...

If you did not delete the hidden "Factory Restore" partition when you installed Ubantu, you should be able to do a full restore right from the Laptop itself. Be sure to backup your data first as it...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 02 May 2013
Replies: 10
Views: 1,407
Posted By johnnya
I believe the location of Outlook .PST file is as...

I believe the location of Outlook .PST file is as below.
Outlook 2010 on Windows Vista or Windows 7
C:\Users\%username%\Documents\Outlook Files
If you renamed the extension to .PDF then the file...
Forum: General Discussion 10 Apr 2013
Replies: 7
Views: 748
Posted By johnnya
First and foremost, have you made a full set of...

First and foremost, have you made a full set of Recovery DVD's? Manufacturers no longer supply Windows/Software DVD,s with new systems. However, they do provide the capability ( program already on...
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