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Forum: Performance & Maintenance 07 Jan 2010
Replies: 4
Views: 3,700
Posted By diodorus
That would be great... I searched before but...

That would be great... I searched before but couldn't find much. :)
Please let me know if you find anything!
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 07 Jan 2010
Replies: 4
Views: 3,700
Posted By diodorus
Thanks for the reply. Drivers are updated. Memory...

Thanks for the reply. Drivers are updated. Memory installed is 4GB, available during (for example) RAR extract with 7-Zip is 2GB.
Disabling AV (Avira) does not have any effect. (Note that Avira...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 31 Dec 2009
Replies: 4
Views: 3,700
Posted By diodorus
Slow / unresponsive while extracting or burning

Hello,

While extracting (large) zip/rar files, the PC is not very responsive: I can hardly switch application, and web browsing, for example, is almost impossible. I used winrar and switched to...
Forum: Software 27 Oct 2009
Replies: 2
Views: 4,303
Posted By diodorus
PowerDVD file/folder association

Hello everyone!

I installed Powerdvd (7.3) from the CD that came with my blu-ray player, and it worked fine. IFO files where associated to Powerdvd, so that opening the first IDO of a DVD image...
Forum: Drivers 26 Oct 2009
Replies: 25
Views: 54,102
Posted By diodorus
FYI, it looks like a new "launch manager"...

FYI, it looks like a new "launch manager" (version 3.0.04) is available specifically for the 5920G and windows 7 64. (I haven't tried it yet.)
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 16 Oct 2009
Replies: 7
Views: 13,922
Posted By diodorus
thanks kari, i didn't know about that. i'll try...

thanks kari, i didn't know about that. i'll try that, and if that fails... i'll just do a new intallation from scratch (the only consolation of this being 90 more days without having to activate...)
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 15 Oct 2009
Replies: 7
Views: 13,922
Posted By diodorus
while trying to delete previously installed...

while trying to delete previously installed updates, i found out that the list is corrupted (only silverlight is in the list!) and moreover, when i go to "turn windows feature on/off", that list is...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 15 Oct 2009
Replies: 7
Views: 13,922
Posted By diodorus
i did all that, but i get the same error...!...

i did all that, but i get the same error...! :confused:

i dont know if it's relevant, but when windows updates downloads the updates, the progress goes "normally" from 0% to 11% and then suddenly...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 15 Oct 2009
Replies: 7
Views: 13,922
Posted By diodorus
windows update error 80070003

Hi everyone!

I cant install updates anymore. They download fine, but installation stops and I get unkown error 80070003. Any idea?

Thanks,
diodorus
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 15 Oct 2009
Replies: 3
Views: 2,108
Posted By diodorus
I unplugged and replugged the sata cables...

I unplugged and replugged the sata cables (harddisk and br-rom) (to different mobo sata port), and so far (a couple of reboots) I haven't had any more issues.

However, maybe it's still too early...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 15 Oct 2009
Replies: 3
Views: 2,108
Posted By diodorus
Errors at start-up

Hello!

Since a couple of days I am getting:

Unexpected I/O error at start-up
Hard disk read failure at start-up

Sometimes I can repair with the installation DVD, sometimes that fails as...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 12 Oct 2009
Replies: 55
Views: 21,728
Posted By diodorus
my update: i uninstalled avira, but the problem...

my update: i uninstalled avira, but the problem continued. However, I am quite sure that the problem started when i installed avira (on two pc!). (I now reinstalled it, btw)
i disabled chkdsk for...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 05 Oct 2009
Replies: 55
Views: 21,728
Posted By diodorus
I will try to unsintall it and see what happens...

I will try to unsintall it and see what happens when I have time, probably tonight (I am not at home at the moment). However, that's still not a proof that Avira is the cause... is it?
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 05 Oct 2009
Replies: 55
Views: 21,728
Posted By diodorus
Oh, thanks for the update. But (how) are you sure...

Oh, thanks for the update. But (how) are you sure it's Avira? (On the Avira forum they say it can't be it...)
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 04 Oct 2009
Replies: 55
Views: 21,728
Posted By diodorus
Yes, I see. I first would like to know if that's...

Yes, I see. I first would like to know if that's a known issue and if other users has the same problem. Uninstalling it, as you suggest, would eliminate the (possible) cause, not fix it. But I will...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 04 Oct 2009
Replies: 55
Views: 21,728
Posted By diodorus
I've just read this also happens to other avira...

I've just read this also happens to other avira users... I would like to avoid to uninstalli it for now though... I will check avira forums for now...
Anyone else has the same issue?
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 04 Oct 2009
Replies: 55
Views: 21,728
Posted By diodorus
I have the sam problem, and it started after...

I have the sam problem, and it started after installing avira antivir... is it the cause then?
Forum: System Security 01 Oct 2009
Replies: 10
Views: 11,581
Posted By diodorus
Thanks, I'll try this Sphinx Windows 7 Firewall...

Thanks, I'll try this Sphinx Windows 7 Firewall Control (despite their horrible-looking website/logo! ;)). It looks "lighter" (in resources) than PC Tools Firewall Plus (but please correct me if you...
Forum: System Security 01 Oct 2009
Replies: 10
Views: 11,581
Posted By diodorus
Thanks for the tip. Actually I am not looking for...

Thanks for the tip. Actually I am not looking for many features like inbound protection, as I'm behind a router, or complicated port-rules. All I need is a "program" (or would you call this a...
Forum: System Security 01 Oct 2009
Replies: 10
Views: 11,581
Posted By diodorus
Windows firewall and outbound connections notifications

Hello,

Is windows firewall able to notify me when blocking a new program trying to establish an *outbound* connection?

Thanks,
diodorus
Forum: System Security 29 Sep 2009
Replies: 9
Views: 4,866
Posted By diodorus
ok, good to hear... do you have win 7 ultimate...

ok, good to hear... do you have win 7 ultimate 64, just for my information?
Forum: System Security 28 Sep 2009
Replies: 9
Views: 4,866
Posted By diodorus
it's the current version I got from the website: ...

it's the current version I got from the website:

Avira AntiVir Personal - FREE Antivirus (http://www.free-av.com/en/trialpay_download/1/avira_antivir_personal__free_antivirus.html)

and did an...
Forum: System Security 28 Sep 2009
Replies: 9
Views: 4,866
Posted By diodorus
Any issue with Avira AntiVir..?

Hello!

I installed 7 and everything seemed fine. Then I installed Avira AntiVir (installation went fine). The first time I restarted the PC after its installation, however, windows wouldn't...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 13 Sep 2009
Replies: 2
Views: 3,245
Posted By diodorus
Activation, re-arm and watermark

Hi everyone!

I installed a clean RTM 7600 (or at least that is what I hope I did). I did not activate during install, and after 30 days I got the reminder that I should activate... However, at...
Forum: General Discussion 24 Aug 2009
Replies: 7
Views: 3,898
Posted By diodorus
> Windows 7 will continue to operate for up to 5...

> Windows 7 will continue to operate for up to 5 days after the first expiration..

Oh that's great... I will be back the 1st or second day after expiry!

Thanks everyone.
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