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Forum: Installation & Setup 29 Oct 2017
Replies: 12
Views: 1,335
Posted By denisl
That did it. I'm all set. Thank you again SIW2....

That did it. I'm all set. Thank you again SIW2. Truly appreciated.
Forum: Installation & Setup 29 Oct 2017
Replies: 12
Views: 1,335
Posted By denisl
That did it!! Finally I'm running on my SSD...

That did it!! Finally I'm running on my SSD drive. Desktop loads - it's a new clean install.
Thank you so much for helping me through this. I have my computer back!

One more question -
Now...
Forum: Installation & Setup 29 Oct 2017
Replies: 12
Views: 1,335
Posted By denisl
That got me closer. When I rebooted I had an...

That got me closer. When I rebooted I had an option of 2 "Windows 7" OS's to boot from.
When I booted from the what I G: drive I received a bunch of dll errors and my desktop from my C: drive...
Forum: Installation & Setup 29 Oct 2017
Replies: 12
Views: 1,335
Posted By denisl
Thank you for the feedback. I'm confused because...

Thank you for the feedback. I'm confused because the disk/partition being booted from is inactive and the SDD partition is active and both with a MBR. I cannot get my system to boot from the SDD. ...
Forum: Installation & Setup 29 Oct 2017
Replies: 12
Views: 1,335
Posted By denisl
Hi Roy I did setup my SSD in the bios. I...

Hi Roy
I did setup my SSD in the bios.
I also disconnected my HDD and still won't boot from the SSD.
The SSD is not flagged at "boot". Is that the issue?
Forum: Installation & Setup 28 Oct 2017
Replies: 12
Views: 1,335
Posted By denisl
Installed Windows on new disk - still booting from old disk

Hi
I have 2 disks one is the original HDD (disk 0) and one is the SSD (disk 1).
I installed Win7 on the SSD but can't get my system to boot from the new install.
On my HDD, the Win7 install is...
Forum: Backup and Restore 04 Aug 2015
Replies: 2
Views: 1,299
Posted By denisl
Anyone have any thoughts on this?

Anyone have any thoughts on this?
Forum: Backup and Restore 28 Jul 2015
Replies: 2
Views: 1,299
Posted By denisl
Recovery with Macrium Reflect Free - strange boot disk issue

Hello,
I was having issues with my system so decided to restore back to my Macrium gold copy of a clean install.
I have two drives in my PC, on SSD for the Win7 OS and one HDD for data/backup. I...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 11 Mar 2014
Replies: 6
Views: 1,103
Posted By denisl
The installation completed, rebooted and then...

The installation completed, rebooted and then started up again. Moving very slow. I gave up. I put the original SSD that came with the new laptop running Win7 back in and resync'd my box.com...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 11 Mar 2014
Replies: 6
Views: 1,103
Posted By denisl
Correct, I just pulled the HDD out of the old...

Correct, I just pulled the HDD out of the old laptop and stuck it in the new one. However I'm starting to have some doubts. When I powered up the new laptop with the old HDD for the first time it...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 11 Mar 2014
Replies: 6
Views: 1,103
Posted By denisl
Swapping hdd and patches

My laptop died after spilling coffee on it. I have a brand new same model laptop and swapped my hdd from old to new. Powered it up and seems to works perfect. Went to shut down for a fresh reboot and...
Forum: General Discussion 21 Mar 2012
Replies: 9
Views: 55,266
Posted By denisl
I've been away for a couple of weeks, just...

I've been away for a couple of weeks, just getting back to this.
Whatever the cause of the problem was, the solution provided above by OliverL fixed my issue as well.

Very strange... not sure...
Forum: General Discussion 28 Feb 2012
Replies: 9
Views: 55,266
Posted By denisl
Cannot see C:\Users\<username> directory through explorer

Very strange... I can't see my C:\Users\denisl folder through explorer.
My documents/pictures/etc libraries all have the files and through a command prompt I can cd to my home directy and everything...
Forum: Backup and Restore 24 Feb 2012
Replies: 142
Views: 135,369
Posted By denisl
Ah ha! OK - that option is available when you...

Ah ha! OK - that option is available when you select "Weekly" on the previous selection - NOT "Daily". Go figure, select Weekly and you can pick the days of the week.

Thanks for the help......
Forum: Backup and Restore 23 Feb 2012
Replies: 142
Views: 135,369
Posted By denisl
Interesting.... I don't have those options. ...

Interesting.... I don't have those options.

http://i195.photobucket.com/albums/z166/denislphoto/desktop1.png
Forum: Backup and Restore 22 Feb 2012
Replies: 142
Views: 135,369
Posted By denisl
I run my Macrium disk image at 4:00AM when I'm...

I run my Macrium disk image at 4:00AM when I'm sleeping - no worries about time to run the job.
I like having backups on more than one HDD - just in case. The scheduling functionality of Macrium is...
Forum: Backup and Restore 22 Feb 2012
Replies: 142
Views: 135,369
Posted By denisl
Does anyone know if it's possible to assign a...

Does anyone know if it's possible to assign a retention policy to Macrium image backups? They are quickly buidling up and chewing away at my internal HDD space. I think 2 weeks would be adequate on...
Forum: General Discussion 22 Feb 2012
Replies: 3
Views: 3,017
Posted By denisl
Thanks Brink - that's exactly what I was lookiing...

Thanks Brink - that's exactly what I was lookiing for.
Forum: General Discussion 22 Feb 2012
Replies: 3
Views: 3,017
Posted By denisl
Archive folder on different HDD in user folder

Hello
I have a 80GB SSD and a 1TB HDD.
I''m keeping everything on the SSD until space becomes an issue then I want to move it over to the HDD. Initially I want to target "My Videos" as these files...
Forum: General Discussion 08 Feb 2012
Replies: 17
Views: 71,921
Posted By denisl
ok that worked - except I cannot delete my McAfee...

ok that worked - except I cannot delete my McAfee Vault folder located in Documents.
I think it is looking for the original user ID from "Denis" with the correct permissions to delete.
I renamed...
Forum: General Discussion 08 Feb 2012
Replies: 17
Views: 71,921
Posted By denisl
I logged in as tempadmin. Went to control panel....

I logged in as tempadmin. Went to control panel. Deleted user "denisl" - was asked if I wanted to save files, I said yes. It said account denisl was deleted. I saw a folder on my desktop named...
Forum: General Discussion 08 Feb 2012
Replies: 17
Views: 71,921
Posted By denisl
Can someone smarter than I take a look and let me...

Can someone smarter than I take a look and let me know if my plan will work.. Thanks.

Current environment:
User1: denisl, administrator, original name Denis
User2: tempadmin, administrator,...
Forum: General Discussion 08 Feb 2012
Replies: 17
Views: 71,921
Posted By denisl
Ok I think I should attempt that. For some reason...

Ok I think I should attempt that. For some reason Macrium is not working...
Here is the dialog box I was referring to where it's pre-populating my old user name of "Denis"
I have no password set...
Forum: General Discussion 08 Feb 2012
Replies: 17
Views: 71,921
Posted By denisl
Ok, that makes sense and is something I could...

Ok, that makes sense and is something I could live with. I looked at the security tab of my user folder and just like it's stated in the tutorial - the owner is the old name.

Out of curiosity,...
Forum: General Discussion 08 Feb 2012
Replies: 17
Views: 71,921
Posted By denisl
Something interesting which makes me think my...

Something interesting which makes me think my username change is not 100% complete.

I'm using Macrium Reflect to run an image backup - which works fine.
I am now scheduling a daily backup...
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