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Forum: General Discussion 27 Nov 2012
Replies: 9
Views: 5,233
Posted By philippo
Well, I'm feeling pretty stupid about not...

Well, I'm feeling pretty stupid about not remembering that Revo UnInstaller makes a restore point before it uninstalls a program. I did "undo" the Photoshop uninstall, and that did solve a couple of...
Forum: General Discussion 27 Nov 2012
Replies: 9
Views: 5,233
Posted By philippo
Thanks for all the suggestions! I'll try them...

Thanks for all the suggestions!
I'll try them tomorrow and post back...fingers crossed!
Forum: General Discussion 26 Nov 2012
Replies: 9
Views: 5,233
Posted By philippo
It seems I've managed to cripple my Windows 7 Ultimate!

A few weeks ago I decided to do a clean install of a new (to me, anyway) version of Adobe Photoshop (I actually had two prior versions of Photoshop on my hard drive, so starting with the oldest one,...
Forum: Graphic Cards 17 May 2012
Replies: 11
Views: 3,471
Posted By philippo
Joshadot -- you say that: [/QUOTE] Most 2.0...

Joshadot -- you say that:
[/QUOTE] Most 2.0 cards should work in older 1.0A slots...[/QUOTE]

Well, the box the card came in says: "This graphics card requires PCI Express or PCI Express 2.0...
Forum: Graphic Cards 15 May 2012
Replies: 11
Views: 3,471
Posted By philippo
Thanks for the reply! You seemed to have ruled...

Thanks for the reply!
You seemed to have ruled out the possibility that the new 8400GS is bad, correct?

Is there any way to troubleshoot the PCIe slot to see if it's faulty?

And yes, there is...
Forum: Graphic Cards 14 May 2012
Replies: 11
Views: 3,471
Posted By philippo
OK, the answer is no...when someone finally...

OK, the answer is no...when someone finally showed me that the onboard graphics connection was under a black plastic snap-off plate in the back of the computer I removed the graphics card and tried...
Forum: Graphic Cards 10 May 2012
Replies: 11
Views: 3,471
Posted By philippo
Apologies for not answering your earlier...

Apologies for not answering your earlier question; yes I do (obviously) have onboard graphics but it appears there's no VGA out on my motherboard, there's no 15 pin connection that I can find...
...
Forum: Graphic Cards 10 May 2012
Replies: 11
Views: 3,471
Posted By philippo
My new video card only brought on a new problem!

Well, I have managed to come up with another video card problem...

I have a Dell Inspirion 530 with Windows 7 Ultimate installed. Recently the original graphics card failed (128 MB GeForce...
Forum: Graphic Cards 31 Mar 2012
Replies: 5
Views: 4,094
Posted By philippo
Problem solved, or at least I think I have have...

Problem solved, or at least I think I have have bought some time…13thPanther’s mention of the motherboard overheating gave me the clue.
I took the side off the computer and blew out some major dust...
Forum: Graphic Cards 27 Mar 2012
Replies: 5
Views: 4,094
Posted By philippo
I'm looking for some guidance here, I know it's a...

I'm looking for some guidance here, I know it's a minefield of "might be's" and "could be's" but I'm seeking any advice on how I might eliminate some of the other suspects...

(please, help me...
Forum: Graphic Cards 26 Mar 2012
Replies: 5
Views: 4,094
Posted By philippo
Is my Nvidia 8300gs card dying?

Three days ago I found the computer safe mode with the message: Windows has recovered from an unexpected shutdown...and so on...Computer then would boot normally, but after a few minutes the monitor...
Forum: Installation & Setup 08 Jul 2010
Replies: 2
Views: 1,135
Posted By philippo
Yet another dual-boot question

Hello, all -- I have two disks (with no partitions) and am currently dual booting Ultimate and Home Premium (both 64 bit), with Ultimate on my "primary" drive and Home premium on the second disk --...
Forum: Virtualization 10 Jun 2010
Replies: 3
Views: 1,778
Posted By philippo
Maybe it would be easier if I told you what I was...

Maybe it would be easier if I told you what I was trying to achieve: I would like to access the internet with my virtual machine using a different IP address than the one my host computer is using......
Forum: Virtualization 10 Jun 2010
Replies: 3
Views: 1,778
Posted By philippo
I'm back, with an internet question...

I had a spot of trouble getting my virtual machine to connect to the internet, though It's finally up and running now with Network Adapter #1 set to "Shared Network (NAT)"

Thing is, I don't want...
Forum: Virtualization 10 Jun 2010
Replies: 3
Views: 4,183
Posted By philippo
Thanks...of course I also saw your identical...

Thanks...of course I also saw your identical answer to an earlier poster with the same question -- sorry for the impatient duplication of the question
Forum: Virtualization 09 Jun 2010
Replies: 3
Views: 4,183
Posted By philippo
Password problem

I just hatched my first virtual machine in my 64 bit Win7 Ultimate. (It seemed a bit strange, I could not install a 64 bit OS because the error message came up stating something along the lines of:...
Forum: Installation & Setup 08 May 2010
Replies: 13
Views: 3,409
Posted By philippo
Not right now, but I'm sure I'll I break it again...

Not right now, but I'm sure I'll I break it again before long...
Forum: Installation & Setup 08 May 2010
Replies: 13
Views: 3,409
Posted By philippo
I'm good now! I absolutely couldn't change the...

I'm good now!
I absolutely couldn't change the hard disk priority in the bios setup, I would arrow down to the drive I wanted to boot (it was second), hit enter and then + to move it up but it...
Forum: Microsoft Office 07 May 2010
Replies: 5
Views: 5,384
Posted By philippo
Thanks!! I managed to get it all set up just as I...

Thanks!! I managed to get it all set up just as I wanted (imagine...somebody actually WANTING more email -- pretty weird, no?)
Forum: Microsoft Office 07 May 2010
Replies: 5
Views: 5,384
Posted By philippo
It appears to have set itself up as a POP...

It appears to have set itself up as a POP account, I'll try to puzzle out how to change that and see if that helps...good chance I'll be back for a bit of guidance...thanks
Forum: Installation & Setup 07 May 2010
Replies: 13
Views: 3,409
Posted By philippo
Greg Well, there's a tiny glitch -- I installed...

Greg
Well, there's a tiny glitch -- I installed EasyBCD 2.0 beta while in Windows Ultimate on the C drive, added the other version using the "Add New Entry" tab but made Ultimate the Default boot....
Forum: Microsoft Office 07 May 2010
Replies: 5
Views: 5,384
Posted By philippo
Outlook 2007 and Gmail

I finally got around to setting up a mail account (G-mail) in Outlook 2007, I just clicked the automatic setup and let Outlook do all the work. It seemed to set up and work OK, but it only grabbed my...
Forum: Installation & Setup 07 May 2010
Replies: 13
Views: 3,409
Posted By philippo
I got it back, thanks! (I temporarily...

I got it back, thanks! (I temporarily disconnected the Ultimate disk and did a startup repair on the Premium disk with the recovery tools) so now I can successfully boot to either by using F12 key...
Forum: Installation & Setup 05 May 2010
Replies: 13
Views: 3,409
Posted By philippo
thx for the quick replies, I'll post back with...

thx for the quick replies, I'll post back with the outcome
Forum: Installation & Setup 05 May 2010
Replies: 13
Views: 3,409
Posted By philippo
Am I screwed?

Hi
I think I may have just f****ed up big-time but I'll let you Win7 gurus decide...short story: I had a setup with Vista as my OS on the main disk but was dual-booting to a second disk with Win7...
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