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Forum: Hardware & Devices 25 Jan 2019
Replies: 14
Views: 1,185
Posted By BuckSkin
I am fairly certain that I got the exact one you...

I am fairly certain that I got the exact one you have.
I never thought about putting it between the computer and hub; would I do that with or without the wall plug powered up?

Thanks for all the...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 25 Jan 2019
Replies: 7
Views: 324
Posted By BuckSkin
Your question gives me incentive to go ahead and...

Your question gives me incentive to go ahead and install HDTune; I already have it in my "Not Yet Installed" folder.
I will get it installed, see what happens, and post back the results.

Thanks !
Forum: Hardware & Devices 25 Jan 2019
Replies: 7
Views: 324
Posted By BuckSkin
Yes; the curious thing is, I have two of that WD...

Yes; the curious thing is, I have two of that WD model, bought new at the same time, one is SATA-connected, the other is in the dock; it is reading the one in the dock and not reading the...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 25 Jan 2019
Replies: 14
Views: 1,185
Posted By BuckSkin
Plugable brand; Amazon has the main picture...

Plugable brand; Amazon has the main picture wrong; scroll down a bit for the actual pictures:

Amazon.com: Plugable 7 port USB 3.0 hub - 25W Powered USB HUB: Computers & Accessories...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 25 Jan 2019
Replies: 14
Views: 1,185
Posted By BuckSkin
I finally got around to ordering one of those. ...

I finally got around to ordering one of those.

I had no idea that the wife was an ice-cube USB-charger hoarder; I started testing chargers and she just kept digging them out.

One of these would...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 24 Jan 2019
Replies: 7
Views: 324
Posted By BuckSkin
If it was the disk in the dock, then I would...

If it was the disk in the dock, then I would suspect that as maybe the problem; the disk that is not reading is Sata-connected.
Forum: Hardware & Devices 24 Jan 2019
Replies: 7
Views: 324
Posted By BuckSkin
CrystalDiskInfo not showing Info on a Disk ???

This is sort of a hardware and a software question, so I flipped a nickel and here it is.

Due to having various problems and inconsistencies with WD DataLifeGuard Diagnostics, I installed...
Forum: General Discussion 21 Jan 2019
Replies: 1
Views: 752
Posted By BuckSkin
Having Problem with xcopy Command ???

On several occasions, I have successfully followed the instructions provided here:

How to copy an entire folder structure without copying the files (tip for starting the new financial year) |...
Forum: Backup and Restore 21 Jan 2019
Replies: 2,034
Views: 435,019
Posted By BuckSkin
When you connect a random disk to the machine,...

When you connect a random disk to the machine, whether it be internal or external, providing that disk has already been allocated, Windows will assign it either the drive letter that it has already...
Forum: Backup and Restore 20 Jan 2019
Replies: 2,034
Views: 435,019
Posted By BuckSkin
I very much enjoyed reading through that link you...

I very much enjoyed reading through that link you provided; thanks.

I am in total agreement with that last sentence, as well; my wife ---- who is a complete opposite --- claims that I have OCB. (I...
Forum: Backup and Restore 20 Jan 2019
Replies: 2,034
Views: 435,019
Posted By BuckSkin
I think I understand your question; if not, then...

I think I understand your question; if not, then please ignore what I say.
If you are connecting the disk to SATA internally, you will need connect both, a SATA data cable(the narrow one) and a SATA...
Forum: Tutorials 15 Jan 2019
Replies: 23
Views: 119,581
Posted By BuckSkin
I just want to say thanks for this great...

I just want to say thanks for this great tutorial; I have referred to it on a number of occasions.
Here is my most recent episode(s) with the situation:

"Show Window Contents while Dragging"...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 15 Jan 2019
Replies: 7
Views: 585
Posted By BuckSkin
Well...., EaseUS Partition Master has just moved...

Well...., EaseUS Partition Master has just moved up from Person of Interest to Prime Suspect in this case.
I just finished using it to do a bit of partition work on yet another machine; and, as soon...
Forum: Backup and Restore 15 Jan 2019
Replies: 2,034
Views: 435,019
Posted By BuckSkin
Okay...., I created O/S partition backup images...

Okay....,
I created O/S partition backup images of three machines, saving the images to a network folder that resides on another machine.
All three O/S partitions held about 80-GB of information....
Forum: Backup and Restore 14 Jan 2019
Replies: 2,034
Views: 435,019
Posted By BuckSkin
I had to end it with Task Manager. I tried...

I had to end it with Task Manager.
I tried again and hung up at the same place.
Restarted and tried again and still hung up.
That machine has two DVD burners; so, when it got to that point,...
Forum: Backup and Restore 14 Jan 2019
Replies: 2,034
Views: 435,019
Posted By BuckSkin
Well, everything was going so good --- and I may...

Well, everything was going so good --- and I may have ran into a bit of a snag.
On machine number three, I have went through the process of creating a rescue disc and have gotten past where it...
Forum: Backup and Restore 14 Jan 2019
Replies: 2,034
Views: 435,019
Posted By BuckSkin
Thanks; that is a lot more than I knew. I did...

Thanks; that is a lot more than I knew.
I did learn last night that VSS is Volume Shadow copy Service.
Anything in that Events log is Chinese arithmetic to me.
If I never looked in there, I would...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 14 Jan 2019
Replies: 7
Views: 585
Posted By BuckSkin
Thanks for the info about the older vs newer...

Thanks for the info about the older vs newer versions.
I already had version 10.0.0 in my "Not Yet Installed" folder; thanks to your link, I just have downloaded version 9.1 and made myself a note...
Forum: Backup and Restore 14 Jan 2019
Replies: 2,034
Views: 435,019
Posted By BuckSkin
Concerning this VSS business: (this is way over...

Concerning this VSS business: (this is way over my head)

Whenever AOMEI BackUpper did anything, there would be a host of yellow Event warnings and a few red ones.
I checked one machine after a...
Forum: Backup and Restore 14 Jan 2019
Replies: 2,034
Views: 435,019
Posted By BuckSkin
Going against Macriums default recommendation, I...

Going against Macriums default recommendation, I named my backup files to suit myself; what possible problems could that cause, if any ?

Thanks for reading and all help is appreciated.
Forum: Backup and Restore 14 Jan 2019
Replies: 2,034
Views: 435,019
Posted By BuckSkin
Thanks !

Thanks !
Forum: Backup and Restore 14 Jan 2019
Replies: 2,034
Views: 435,019
Posted By BuckSkin
I am far from qualified to even stick my nose in...

I am far from qualified to even stick my nose in this one; however, I have several times copied images to other disks, both Windows images and AOMEI BackUpper images.
If you remove the image from...
Forum: Backup and Restore 14 Jan 2019
Replies: 2,034
Views: 435,019
Posted By BuckSkin
I have Windows 7 Home Premium and Windows 7 Pro...

I have Windows 7 Home Premium and Windows 7 Pro machines.
Using free version 6.3.1745
Do I need a separate individual Rescue Media CD for each machine; or, will the discs be identical regardless of...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 13 Jan 2019
Replies: 7
Views: 585
Posted By BuckSkin
I think I may have found a person of interest in...

I think I may have found a person of interest in this case.

Just prior to discovering the problem on one machine, I had used EaseUS Partition Master to allocate a new WD HDD that plain old Windows...
Forum: Music, Pictures & Video 13 Jan 2019
Replies: 4
Views: 480
Posted By BuckSkin
I got everything relocated or deleted except for...

I got everything relocated or deleted except for that one silly folder that was right there, but not there.
I used EaseUS Partition Master to shrink the O/S partition and Windows Computer Management...
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