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Forum: Performance & Maintenance 12 Sep 2010
Replies: 13
Views: 2,123
Posted By dmillergv
If you boot from Win 7, that drive becomes "C"...

If you boot from Win 7, that drive becomes "C" for that boot cycle.
Forum: General Discussion 08 Jul 2010
Replies: 78
Views: 8,801
Posted By dmillergv
Windows Home Server, scheduled shutdown at 10 PM....

Windows Home Server, scheduled shutdown at 10 PM.
Power up WHS in the AM.
All other machines are shutdown when not in use.
If a machine is off for several days, WHS does a backup
as soon as...
Forum: General Discussion 13 Mar 2010
Replies: 9
Views: 2,452
Posted By dmillergv
As far as I can see, no one has answered the OPs...

As far as I can see, no one has answered the OPs FireFox concerns.
Download free MozBackup (Google it) to do this task.
Forum: News 03 Jan 2010
Replies: 23
Views: 6,223
Posted By dmillergv
It only reflects the world as it is today. The...

It only reflects the world as it is today. The major words that are the cause of most
of this and were left out.
Political Correctness and Terrorism.
Forum: General Discussion 28 Oct 2009
Replies: 7
Views: 7,795
Posted By dmillergv
I didn't think about it, just did it. To top it...

I didn't think about it, just did it. To top it off, I also run virtual XP within Win 7 Pro.
Forum: News 27 Oct 2009
Replies: 29
Views: 11,233
Posted By dmillergv
The third machine is a netbook, correct? Can it...

The third machine is a netbook, correct? Can it run Ultimate, because that's what the RTM is. That may be the problem.[/QUOTE]

The RTM was modified to install Home Premium. It was used on 2...
Forum: News 27 Oct 2009
Replies: 29
Views: 11,233
Posted By dmillergv
If you are running a clean install of the...

If you are running a clean install of the available RTM do the following test first.
Use the activation code from the retail update and try to activate.
This worked on 2 of the 3 machines I have....
Forum: News 22 Oct 2009
Replies: 18
Views: 5,358
Posted By dmillergv
Ken, Used to read your "stuff" on the MS news...

Ken,
Used to read your "stuff" on the MS news groups when I lived in Green Valley.

Win 7 works quite well on the netbooks regardless of the flavor.
There are programs available that create USB...
Forum: News 16 Oct 2009
Replies: 15
Views: 6,334
Posted By dmillergv
Check your installed updates. Could already be...

Check your installed updates. Could already be installed.
I just got it thru win updates.
Forum: News 27 Sep 2009
Replies: 14
Views: 6,499
Posted By dmillergv
I am running X64 and all but 1 driver were found...

I am running X64 and all but 1 driver were found during install.
I found the energy management driver IN1EGC17WW3.EXE for Vista X64 in either the 500 or 700 series. Got a case of CRS this morning.
Forum: Software 15 Sep 2009
Replies: 5
Views: 1,643
Posted By dmillergv
Check your HDD manufacturer web site. they should...

Check your HDD manufacturer web site. they should have a program package to
format the disk to "factory" setting.


edit- Sorry about that, not a Linus user. Forgot about Gparted which I have...
Forum: News 03 Sep 2009
Replies: 10
Views: 2,906
Posted By dmillergv
Thank you Al Gore

Thank you Al Gore
Forum: General Discussion 04 Aug 2009
Replies: 98
Views: 11,944
Posted By dmillergv
Antman, Do you, by any chance, drive a...

Antman,
Do you, by any chance, drive a Volvo?????
Forum: General Discussion 30 Jul 2009
Replies: 68
Views: 12,959
Posted By dmillergv
When Linus of any flavor installs without keying...

When Linus of any flavor installs without keying 1 character of Unix code, I will try it again. I have thrown out probably 25 - 30 CDs with Linus that I have tried. NO Way Linus..
Windows for this...
Forum: General Discussion 30 Jul 2009
Replies: 16
Views: 3,290
Posted By dmillergv
To prove a point I did the following on a laptop:...

To prove a point I did the following on a laptop:
Shrunk the X64 partition.
Formatted the new partition and named it X86
Booted X64 and the drives were named C=X64, D=DVD, E=SD card and F= X86...
Forum: General Discussion 29 Jul 2009
Replies: 16
Views: 3,290
Posted By dmillergv
When you dual boot, If you select Win 7, it will...

When you dual boot, If you select Win 7, it will be designated as the "C" drive for that boot cycle. Your Vista will take another drive designation.
When you boot Vista, Vista will take the "C"...
Forum: News 25 Jul 2009
Replies: 24
Views: 6,822
Posted By dmillergv
Acer was there. Gateway and emachines are now...

Acer was there. Gateway and emachines are now Acer.
Forum: News 24 Jul 2009
Replies: 14
Views: 6,499
Posted By dmillergv
My Lenovo Y410 has no problems with 64bit. ...

My Lenovo Y410 has no problems with 64bit.

Retired IBM System Engineer.
Forum: General Discussion 23 Jul 2009
Replies: 31
Views: 5,124
Posted By dmillergv
There is a saying, "Life is short,eat desert...

There is a saying, "Life is short,eat desert first" :D
Forum: General Discussion 17 Jun 2009
Replies: 10
Views: 9,165
Posted By dmillergv
I tried it and have bought it. This along with...

I tried it and have bought it.
This along with Quick launch Have saved this 72 Yr old.
My wife won't yell at me as much for cussing.

EDIT:
Spoke too soon. Not so good on 64 Bit. One use after...
Forum: Music, Pictures & Video 15 Jun 2009
Replies: 39
Views: 6,065
Posted By dmillergv
I am on a machine (Dell Inspiron 2200) now that...

I am on a machine (Dell Inspiron 2200) now that Vista trashed. Haven't skipped a beat with any version of Win 7 that I've thrown at it. Enough said!
Forum: News 16 May 2009
Replies: 78
Views: 19,228
Posted By dmillergv
I am glad I tried it on my Acer One netbook. No...

I am glad I tried it on my Acer One netbook. No problem with only 3 progs.
It is no longer on the machine because it is NOT allowed to be a device on my Windows Home Server. Now have Home Premium...
Forum: General Discussion 20 Mar 2009
Replies: 49
Views: 40,660
Posted By dmillergv
I came upon this thread a few days ago. Let the...

I came upon this thread a few days ago. Let the old man (72 and still counting) tell you what he has done. I replaced the 64 bit 7057 with 7000 Home premium on my Lenovo Y410 laptop. works like a...
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