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Forum: General Discussion 19 Mar 2018
Replies: 5
Views: 1,260
Posted By sharpnova
Well I wasn't able to get that far. I have no way...

Well I wasn't able to get that far. I have no way of running a chkdsk without getting past the repair option in the Windows startup when I boot to the disc.

I can post some pictures of what I see...
Forum: General Discussion 18 Mar 2018
Replies: 5
Views: 1,260
Posted By sharpnova
"This version of System Recovery Options is not...

"This version of System Recovery Options is not compatible with the version of windows you are trying to repair. Try using a recovery disc that is compatible with this version of windows."

Which I...
Forum: General Discussion 10 Mar 2018
Replies: 5
Views: 1,260
Posted By sharpnova
Won't boot past the startup screen (no login screen)

I use Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit with a GTX Titan. Triple displays.

I was playing a game and got a weird graphical crash during a cutscene. All three monitors went blank. (each a different color...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 08 Apr 2016
Replies: 2
Views: 800
Posted By sharpnova
That makes sense. I will test this and report back

That makes sense. I will test this and report back
Forum: Hardware & Devices 03 Apr 2016
Replies: 2
Views: 800
Posted By sharpnova
Audio cuts out temporarily when plugging in controller

So I've been plagued with audio and game controller issues for awhile now.

I think a reasonable symptom to work with is that when I plug my Dualshock 3 into my USB 2 port, my headset (which is...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 16 Jun 2015
Replies: 35
Views: 3,590
Posted By sharpnova
Installing SP1 solved the problem

Installing SP1 solved the problem
Forum: General Discussion 04 May 2015
Replies: 6
Views: 1,426
Posted By sharpnova
All cleaned up. Thanks Had to pay to get the...

All cleaned up. Thanks

Had to pay to get the cryptolocker removed but at least they did it.

For those wondering, they accepted bitcoins and I paid 3.5 btc for the unlocker.
Forum: General Discussion 04 May 2015
Replies: 6
Views: 1,426
Posted By sharpnova
Yep this worked. From what I read, one of...

Yep this worked.

From what I read, one of the malware removers I used has this residual $RECYCLE.BIN effect.
Forum: Hardware & Devices 04 May 2015
Replies: 3
Views: 2,814
Posted By sharpnova
I wasn't able to get it to work. I contacted ASUS...

I wasn't able to get it to work. I contacted ASUS and they tried to give me the run around, but I cited other cases and how this motherboard has a falsely good reputation. Still uninterested, I...
Forum: General Discussion 04 May 2015
Replies: 6
Views: 1,426
Posted By sharpnova
$RECYCLE.BIN folder?

Yesterday I got a nasty malware infection.

I followed all the instructions and thought everything was clean and back to normal.

But then I noticed something.

Some of my drives have a folder...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 01 May 2015
Replies: 3
Views: 2,814
Posted By sharpnova
I will give the remove/reconnect dongle method...

I will give the remove/reconnect dongle method and the AI Suite II method a try this weekend. (already enabled the service (and disabled and re-enabled a bunch of times with reboots in my first...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 29 Apr 2015
Replies: 3
Views: 2,814
Posted By sharpnova
Bluetooth not working or showing up in Device Manager

Sorry if this is the wrong forum. Wasn't clear to me which one was correct.

I have the ASUS Rampage IV Extreme motherboard. One of its features is onboard Bluetooth.

I have it enabled in BIOS....
Forum: Tutorials 28 Mar 2015
Replies: 21
Views: 162,682
Posted By sharpnova
Just an update, this no longer works in Windows...

Just an update, this no longer works in Windows 7.

Also after uninstallation, you cannot delete its folder as windows will claim it's in use, which means it wasn't uninstalled at all.
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 28 Mar 2015
Replies: 35
Views: 3,590
Posted By sharpnova
Sorry for the delay been majorly swamped ...

Sorry for the delay been majorly swamped

Here is the new dump
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 16 Mar 2015
Replies: 35
Views: 3,590
Posted By sharpnova
Ok finally all done! So I was able to run a...

Ok finally all done!

So I was able to run a test on all four sticks at once and hence hit all slots as well.

Zero errors came up -.-
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 14 Mar 2015
Replies: 35
Views: 3,590
Posted By sharpnova
Still haven't had a chance (or a BSOD, but I...

Still haven't had a chance (or a BSOD, but I don't care about that. they'll come) Been super busy and my computer is awkwardly placed.

Will try to do it early this week.
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 13 Mar 2015
Replies: 35
Views: 3,590
Posted By sharpnova
Ok. I'll test two tonight.

Ok. I'll test two tonight.
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 13 Mar 2015
Replies: 35
Views: 3,590
Posted By sharpnova
All I can think of is testing a single stick a...

All I can think of is testing a single stick a night. Would that be enough?
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 13 Mar 2015
Replies: 35
Views: 3,590
Posted By sharpnova
Whelp it was on pass 4. Which I think mean it...

Whelp it was on pass 4. Which I think mean it completed four passes and was on the fifth since it's 0 based.

It showed no errors and was still running when I got on five minutes ago.

I had it...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 12 Mar 2015
Replies: 35
Views: 3,590
Posted By sharpnova
Actually sorry. My BIOS showed two instances of a...

Actually sorry. My BIOS showed two instances of a bootable 7800 meg USB. I guess it was still remembering the old one from my first memory test last night. When I selected the other one it worked...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 12 Mar 2015
Replies: 35
Views: 3,590
Posted By sharpnova
Hmm it's not working like it did with the other...

Hmm it's not working like it did with the other version of memtest86 I used.

I downloaded the file the instructions you linked me told me to download. I ran the executable and it formatted my USB...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 12 Mar 2015
Replies: 35
Views: 3,590
Posted By sharpnova
Will do. Will set it off now as I head to bed....

Will do. Will set it off now as I head to bed. And get the dump file as well
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 12 Mar 2015
Replies: 35
Views: 3,590
Posted By sharpnova
Welcome back. Boozad to the rescue It's...

Welcome back. Boozad to the rescue

It's 4x4GB. I did it for the 3930k's quad channel stuff.

I ran the one on this page:
MemTest86 - Download now! (http://www.memtest86.com/download.htm)
...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 12 Mar 2015
Replies: 35
Views: 3,590
Posted By sharpnova
I just ran a memtest86 scan. My RAM passed...

I just ran a memtest86 scan.

My RAM passed all tests perfectly except the hammer test. On that one there were 560 errors.

So by a standard RAM test my RAM is ok but with this hammer test, there...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 12 Mar 2015
Replies: 35
Views: 3,590
Posted By sharpnova
This has been a horrible crippling issue. I wish...

This has been a horrible crippling issue. I wish anyone had a clue what actually causes this.

I can't even alt-tab from full screen games.
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