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Forum: Sound & Audio 10 Jun 2017
Replies: 2
Views: 1,560
Posted By MSwhip
With PC switched on and settings not to shut itself off or sleep . .

I am running Windows 7 Home 64-bit.
Spoke with Microsoft to make sure Windows 7 settings were according to my needs. In spite of that I asked them to make my settings ready to allow me to use my...
Forum: Media Center 19 Aug 2015
Replies: 4
Views: 2,587
Posted By MSwhip
Tried your suggestion, error persists

File got deleted and a new one created later. Still same error message. I have ownership of the file but the PlayReady error message persists
Forum: Media Center 11 Aug 2015
Replies: 4
Views: 2,587
Posted By MSwhip
Forum: Media Center 07 Aug 2015
Replies: 4
Views: 2,587
Posted By MSwhip
PlayReady "update" feature in WMCenter in Windows 7 ...

is no longer "completing"


... I have tried and tried, and tried again i get the loop and after saying it is "updating" it loops back to this image I paste below:



How do you fix this...
Forum: Installation & Setup 19 Apr 2015
Replies: 4
Views: 1,759
Posted By MSwhip
Installing Windows 7 Home 64bit on a non empty disk

Attached are 2 "half" files to show my full disk selection on my main computer (a custom made one).
C is main disk with 240GB Intel 530 (has the OS on it + 2 WD 500GB AAKS in Raid 1.
3 other disks...
Forum: Installation & Setup 14 Apr 2015
Replies: 4
Views: 1,759
Posted By MSwhip
Is it possible to install Windows 7 home 64-bit on a non empty disk?

With the current high prices of HHDs I would like to install Windows 7 Home 64 bit on a half empty HHD which I would like to re-purpose without having to re-format it.

Can anyone offer me a step...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 30 Mar 2015
Replies: 6
Views: 883
Posted By MSwhip
Thank you Layback Bear

Thank you Layback Bear
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 29 Mar 2015
Replies: 6
Views: 883
Posted By MSwhip
Thank you both. So is it a matter of just...

Thank you both.
So is it a matter of just replacing the new for the old depleted within a few minutes. Do I have to take any precautions not to lose data or something worse?

Or is it just the...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 29 Mar 2015
Replies: 6
Views: 883
Posted By MSwhip
Thank you ignatzatsonic...

Thank you ignatzatsonic (https://www.sevenforums.com/members/ignatzatsonic.html)

It had briefly crossed my mind too. But a motherboard bought in mid 2013 seemed too young to fail. Is your image the...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 29 Mar 2015
Replies: 6
Views: 883
Posted By MSwhip
My Desktop PC cant hold a precise DATE/TIME control

Windows 7 Home 64bit is my OS.
The computer components are:
- Asus Z87 Motherboard
- Intel 4670k not overclocked
- 2 x 8GB Kingston Blu DDR3 240 pin RAM
- in 4 hours after re-setting time the...
Forum: System Security 31 Aug 2014
Replies: 12
Views: 52,458
Posted By MSwhip
Any recent news about the current status of the future of TrueCrypt?

Has anyone heard/read recent news on the status of this issue?

Thank you.
Forum: System Security 08 Jul 2014
Replies: 12
Views: 52,458
Posted By MSwhip
Thank you Alejandro for your heads up report on....

... what is happening with the present and future of TrueCrypt.

Your comments reassure me not to abandon ship with TrueCrypt (at least not just yet).

Thank you again. Do you still live in...
Forum: System Security 03 Jul 2014
Replies: 12
Views: 52,458
Posted By MSwhip
TrueCrypt has been abandoned by the developers,...

TrueCrypt has been abandoned by the developers, they even encourage their clients to use BitLocker From Windows. It has been recently divulged in many tech sites. I am concerned that somehow i...
Forum: System Security 03 Jul 2014
Replies: 12
Views: 52,458
Posted By MSwhip
Thank you both

Thank you for responding. The comment about the legality issue was really helpful so I am forgetting about using BitLocker.

The remaining part now is: I am interested to replace my existing...
Forum: System Security 03 Jul 2014
Replies: 12
Views: 52,458
Posted By MSwhip
Is there a legal way to add to use BitLocker on Windows 7 Home 64-bit?

If so where do I find it to download it and what is the process to d/l and use it.
I am interested to replace my existing TrueCrypt functionality particularly to encrypt the full access to the PC or...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 08 Jan 2014
Replies: 10
Views: 18,453
Posted By MSwhip
Thank you all!

I have solved my problem. I downloaded Microsoft "FIX IT" software which found the issue and corrected it.

Thank you all for trying to help me.
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 06 Jan 2014
Replies: 10
Views: 18,453
Posted By MSwhip
Responding to post #2

Is it possible that I have installed a new software program, And since it shrunk it has always remained shrunk.

Thank you.
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 06 Jan 2014
Replies: 10
Views: 18,453
Posted By MSwhip
I have 2 separate issues. The real problem is that...

for some reason the covered screen has shrunk permanently. How do I return it to the earlier state where all screeen was covered?

After that is solved I might enlarge font to 125 or 150%

Thank...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 06 Jan 2014
Replies: 10
Views: 18,453
Posted By MSwhip
The coverage of my screen has shrunk, how do i restore it?

For some reason the available screen area of the monitor is not being totally covered by the windows 7 Home 64-bit.

It was working and suddenly there are now inch and a half black vertical areas...
Forum: Media Center 27 Oct 2013
Replies: 2
Views: 2,143
Posted By MSwhip
Windows Media Center giving me trouble

I had it set and working pretty for a couple years. Suddenly when i try to watch TV it is showing the full page image with distortions. Reducing the image used to be possible by dragging from the...
Forum: Microsoft Office 09 Sep 2013
Replies: 8
Views: 4,991
Posted By MSwhip
I was finally able to find the folder, after that...

I was finally able to find the folder, after that placing a copy in desktop was easy as usual.
Thank you all for helping out
Forum: Microsoft Office 08 Sep 2013
Replies: 8
Views: 4,991
Posted By MSwhip
just today I installed MS Office 2013 Home and Student...

... I dont seem to be able to create an icon in Desktop
It is listed under programs and features in the Control Panel but all i can do from there is to uninstall.. not to create icon in desktop....
Forum: General Discussion 17 Feb 2013
Replies: 14
Views: 2,546
Posted By MSwhip
to golden and greg rocker ...still no success.

I have tried your suggestions and tutorials by greg and also by by the Bare Foot Kid(How to Do a Clean Installation of Windows 7 from the Windows Desktop)

Tried your suggestions as well as a few...
Forum: General Discussion 27 Jan 2013
Replies: 14
Views: 2,546
Posted By MSwhip
OK. Do this: 1. Disconnect ALL other disks...

OK. Do this:

1. Disconnect ALL other disks except for the SSD you want to install to.
2. Follow the exact steps in this guide (download a new Windows 7 ISO from the link in the guide):
...
Forum: General Discussion 27 Jan 2013
Replies: 14
Views: 2,546
Posted By MSwhip
Thank you mate in South Australia

When asking the PC to boot from the CD/DVD ROM drive -containing the Dell Re-installation DVD disk- i get a black screen with a flicking white cursor that goes nowhere
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