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Forum: Installation & Setup 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 8
Views: 258
Posted By Layback Bear
First things first. You can not legally have...

First things first.

You can not legally have the same COA keyed Windows 7 on two different computers.
The rules are simple.

If you do not have a "Retail License" and most don't, Windows 7 is...
Forum: News 06 Mar 2018
Replies: 37
Views: 2,360
Posted By Layback Bear
First off, If you are using Windows 7 like I'm...

First off, If you are using Windows 7 like I'm doing at the present time; does not mean you can't also use Windows 10 if you choose.

One can use many operating system if one chooses to and the...
Forum: Installation & Setup 17 Feb 2018
Replies: 16
Views: 598
Posted By Layback Bear
Nigel has hit the nail on the head. With a...

Nigel has hit the nail on the head.

With a OEM Windows 7, the motherboard is Microsoft's concern. Microsoft doesn't care if you change things like video cards, drives or ram. To Microsoft a new...
Forum: Installation & Setup 17 Feb 2018
Replies: 9
Views: 488
Posted By Layback Bear
Can one install Windows 7 without unhooking other...

Can one install Windows 7 without unhooking other drives? Sure you can. I have done it.
Unhooking not needed drives is a safety measure to make thing end up where they should be.

Many post on...
Forum: General Discussion 17 Feb 2018
Replies: 17
Views: 1,057
Posted By Layback Bear
I have personally had Linux give me the same time...

I have personally had Linux give me the same time problem a while back.
After going to their forum and completing their fixes I still had the same time problem.

Solved the problem by not using...
Forum: General Discussion 14 Feb 2018
Replies: 26
Views: 810
Posted By Layback Bear
Another thing to remember. If a drive is...

Another thing to remember.

If a drive is hooked to your computer in any fashion it is susceptible to ransomware.
If one gets a ransomware attack and it encrypts your system and backup you got...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 14 Feb 2018
Replies: 20
Views: 720
Posted By Layback Bear
Totally agree. I have had a power supply blow...

Totally agree.
I have had a power supply blow up and destroy everything in the computer.
Of course it didn't hurt anything that was not hooked to the computer.
If something is worth backing up,...
Forum: General Discussion 14 Feb 2018
Replies: 26
Views: 810
Posted By Layback Bear
To put it simple. Put your data on a...

To put it simple.

Put your data on a external drive.
Remove the data from the "C" partition after verifying the data is safe on the external drive.
Remove the external drive from the computer. ...
Forum: News 14 Feb 2018
Replies: 1
Views: 348
Posted By Layback Bear
I do wonder how much money Intel is spending on...

I do wonder how much money Intel is spending on this research.

Jack
Forum: Hardware & Devices 14 Feb 2018
Replies: 20
Views: 720
Posted By Layback Bear
Use this tutorial by Golden, so these members can...

Use this tutorial by Golden, so these members can have a look.

Disk Management - Post a Screen Capture Image - Windows 7 Help Forums...
Forum: Installation & Setup 14 Feb 2018
Replies: 16
Views: 598
Posted By Layback Bear
Some basics. If your Windows 7 is (OEM) version...

Some basics.
If your Windows 7 is (OEM) version it can not legally be moved to another computer. A (OEM) version is locked to the first computer it was activated on.
Most have (OEM).

If you have...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 11 Feb 2018
Replies: 18
Views: 1,092
Posted By Layback Bear
Through the years I have use most all browsers....

Through the years I have use most all browsers. Of course they all keep changing, some for the better and some for head aches.

The last few years I use Firefox. Simple and to the point. No...
Forum: Installation & Setup 10 Feb 2018
Replies: 9
Views: 488
Posted By Layback Bear
From post #1 Yes you can leave the...

From post #1



Yes you can leave the drives hooked up but you will be taking a chance the Clean Install will not go well. In my opinion it's not worth the risk.

I do wonder just how hard it...
Forum: System Security 10 Feb 2018
Replies: 6
Views: 1,074
Posted By Layback Bear
I have used Super Anti Spyware (Free) for years...

I have used Super Anti Spyware (Free) for years and the program has never ask to stop all internet connections.
I just did a scan to verify. It does the scan so quick your system shouldn't shut...
Forum: General Discussion 10 Feb 2018
Replies: 17
Views: 1,057
Posted By Layback Bear
After checking your time zone and the proper time...

After checking your time zone and the proper time in bios and Windows 7 I would remove free alarm clock, free countdown timer.
Then check if you have the same problem.

What is your location and...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 10 Feb 2018
Replies: 4
Views: 340
Posted By Layback Bear
I agree with Ranger4. Windows 7 needs elbow...

I agree with Ranger4.
Windows 7 needs elbow room to work properly.
Some have reported that some ssd's require 20% free space.

Jack
Forum: Music, Pictures & Video 10 Feb 2018
Replies: 13
Views: 2,053
Posted By Layback Bear
This website gives some very good information in...

This website gives some very good information in a simple fashion.

How to Copyright Material (US): 13 Steps (with Pictures) - wikiHow (https://www.wikihow.com/Copyright-Material-(US))

Each...
Forum: General Discussion 10 Feb 2018
Replies: 8
Views: 563
Posted By Layback Bear
Photo programs will have a very difficult time...

Photo programs will have a very difficult time with only 2 gigs of ram.

This website may be of help.

Microsoft forums - Image Composite Editor
...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 10 Feb 2018
Replies: 11
Views: 747
Posted By Layback Bear
Please complete this tutorial by Golden so...

Please complete this tutorial by Golden so members can have a look see.

Disk Management - Post a Screen Capture Image - Windows 7 Help Forums...
Forum: Chillout Room 10 Feb 2018
Replies: 493
Views: 71,182
Posted By Layback Bear
I saw the launch and landing 'live' on Fox News. ...

I saw the launch and landing 'live' on Fox News.
I don't really get into rocket launches but that was amazing.
I car was a sales pitch for the car Elon Musk...
Forum: General Discussion 05 Feb 2018
Replies: 12
Views: 1,669
Posted By Layback Bear
I doesn't matter if one downloads Windows 7, gets...

I doesn't matter if one downloads Windows 7, gets it on a DVD, gets it on a flash drives or pours Windows 7 in the computer using a funnel; you still have to trust the seller for a legal COA key.
...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 28 Jan 2018
Replies: 6
Views: 685
Posted By Layback Bear
I use both Restore points and Macrium Reflect. ...

I use both Restore points and Macrium Reflect.
Other than Windows 7 their are 3rd party programs that also make Restore points. One just has to look at their programs and see if they are making...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 28 Jan 2018
Replies: 6
Views: 678
Posted By Layback Bear
I like Megahertz07 would do a clean install on a...

I like Megahertz07 would do a clean install on a new ssd. The time it takes to do the install and all the wanted programs is well worth it.
Then you can use the hard drive for large data, pictures,...
Forum: General Discussion 28 Jan 2018
Replies: 12
Views: 1,669
Posted By Layback Bear
@ Alejandro85 Okay, exactly where can one...

@ Alejandro85

Okay, exactly where can one buy a legal COA key from? Just the key.
Of course the COA key is what one is paying for anytime one buys a Windows 7 operating system.
A Windows 7...
Forum: General Discussion 28 Jan 2018
Replies: 75
Views: 7,100
Posted By Layback Bear
From post # 25 by BenyaminL Why in the...

From post # 25 by BenyaminL



Why in the world is Microsoft making money a bad thing?
If Microsoft doesn't make money we don't have any operating system.

Why would any company spend...
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