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Forum: Graphic Cards 08 Aug 2017
Replies: 0
Views: 566
Posted By petrox
Spyder 3 pro adjustments

Hi all, some help please. My spyder 3 pro after a new motherboard CPU and GPU running win 7 home premium no longer gives me the option of having the RGB sliders adjust for the correct colors as well...
Forum: Software 08 Apr 2017
Replies: 11
Views: 1,618
Posted By petrox
Hi iko22, I don't know either. Thank you for your...

Hi iko22, I don't know either. Thank you for your help. As the Computer is working good I will just leave it alone and keep watching. The ghost in the machine I will let it rest. Regards Peter
Forum: Software 04 Apr 2017
Replies: 11
Views: 1,618
Posted By petrox
Hi torchwood and ico22, further to my earlier...

Hi torchwood and ico22, further to my earlier post would a repair install of win 7 64 bit restore the mess on D:\ drive? The two Program files (X86) folders? Please note the the OS is on the C:drive...
Forum: Software 31 Mar 2017
Replies: 11
Views: 1,618
Posted By petrox
Thank you Roy and iko22, please note that the...

Thank you Roy and iko22, please note that the duplication of the Program files X86 only happens on the D: drive. I checked for file permissions on several of the programs and they are the same. For...
Forum: Software 29 Mar 2017
Replies: 11
Views: 1,618
Posted By petrox
Hi torchwood and RolandJS, thank you for the...

Hi torchwood and RolandJS, thank you for the help. The reason for the shop was a failed motherboard. So I thought to have a new box built with new M/b and cpu as well as ram and new case but...
Forum: Software 28 Mar 2017
Replies: 11
Views: 1,618
Posted By petrox
Thank you samuria, yes many are duplicated. I...

Thank you samuria, yes many are duplicated. I just don't understand the necessity of having a X86 folder listing programs within the main X86 folder of the D: drive. Regards Peter
Forum: Software 26 Mar 2017
Replies: 11
Views: 1,618
Posted By petrox
Two Program files X86 on same drive

Hi all, I need some guidance please. Because of a restoration of my Computer the shop did the restore on my machine. I now have two program X86 folders on my D: drive. First it is on D: Program files...
Forum: Software 08 Mar 2017
Replies: 4
Views: 444
Posted By petrox
Hi Mellon Head, thank you for the help. Indeed...

Hi Mellon Head, thank you for the help. Indeed this morning there were 4 updates in additional updates relating to Intel and wireless Keyboard and Mouse. I have installed these and will let you know...
Forum: Software 07 Mar 2017
Replies: 4
Views: 444
Posted By petrox
Hi Ranger4, yes I have done that already no fix...

Hi Ranger4, yes I have done that already no fix while it was doing its dance. Regards Peter
Forum: Software 07 Mar 2017
Replies: 4
Views: 444
Posted By petrox
Win7 HP mouse cursor a vertical line

Hi all, would anyone know what the most likely candidate is to cause this problem. I have looked on line and there are several mentions of this but no fix. The problem is intermittent and sporadic....
Forum: Backup and Restore 25 Feb 2017
Replies: 3
Views: 526
Posted By petrox
Hi RolandJS, here is what happened. The Computer...

Hi RolandJS, here is what happened. The Computer store installed a new motherboard, CPU I-5-6400 Skylake, A new Case and 8 GB of DDR 4 Ram. Inside were the three old Hard drives and the E sata card...
Forum: Backup and Restore 23 Feb 2017
Replies: 3
Views: 526
Posted By petrox
Back up and restore to new hardware

I had to change Motherboard and CPU also Ram. I kept old Hard drives 3 internal one external. The Computer store told me that I can not recover my programs from the back ups to be used on the new...
Forum: Gaming 16 Feb 2017
Replies: 9
Views: 1,131
Posted By petrox
Hi, I have solved the issue with flight simulator...

Hi, I have solved the issue with flight simulator 2004. I changed the SEC DRV setting as follows:

sc config secdrv start= auto . This was done in an elevated command prompt. Microsoft does not...
Forum: Gaming 15 Feb 2017
Replies: 9
Views: 1,131
Posted By petrox
Hi ThrashZone, yes I have done that already. I...

Hi ThrashZone, yes I have done that already. I did get COD 4 to work installing it from Windows Explorer set up as Administrator. No Luck with COD 2 or Flight simulator 2004.
Regards Peter
Forum: Gaming 14 Feb 2017
Replies: 9
Views: 1,131
Posted By petrox
Hi RolandJS, would dual boot with XP help....

Hi RolandJS, would dual boot with XP help. Regards Peter
Forum: Gaming 14 Feb 2017
Replies: 9
Views: 1,131
Posted By petrox
Thank you for the replies. Yes the run in...

Thank you for the replies. Yes the run in previous versions has never worked for me. The VM mode is an option but the display is not very good and the mouse is erratic. At least that was the way it...
Forum: Gaming 13 Feb 2017
Replies: 9
Views: 1,131
Posted By petrox
Older games do not run Help please

Hi all, I need some help please. My old computer quit ( asus A8N-sli, AMD Athlon 64 2 core). The new one is a MSI H 110M Pro-VD board and Intel I5-6400 Skylake with 8 GB ram. Win 7 HP 64 bit. The...
Forum: Software 11 Apr 2016
Replies: 5
Views: 1,093
Posted By petrox
Hi, thank you for the replies. The problem is...

Hi, thank you for the replies. The problem is solved. It was the old trial Nik Collction hiding in C:\users\peter\appdata\local. Win 7 home. Once deleted, as well as "all" other instances of Nik...
Forum: Software 09 Apr 2016
Replies: 5
Views: 1,093
Posted By petrox
Nic Collection free does not work

Hi Forum members I need some help please. Win 7 Home 64 bit. My download of the Nic Collection does not work. After installing into Photoshop CS 4 64 bit and then using it the different collection...
Forum: Gaming 14 Feb 2016
Replies: 2
Views: 848
Posted By petrox
Thank you Melon head, I will try the work around....

Thank you Melon head, I will try the work around. Seams like a great idea. Regards Peter
Forum: Gaming 13 Feb 2016
Replies: 2
Views: 848
Posted By petrox
win 7 updates and Flightsim 2004 kills game

Hi all, Win 7 updates in Sept. 11, of 2015 kill Flight Simulator 2004. This is the original CD required version. In order to play the game I had to delete all the updates of that date. Clicking on...
Forum: General Discussion 18 Aug 2015
Replies: 4
Views: 894
Posted By petrox
Thank you Gentlemen for your help. I went back to...

Thank you Gentlemen for your help. I went back to EasyBCD and ticked the box Change boot disk. C: was already highlighted so I clicked on perform action and all is well. Thanks again for your help....
Forum: General Discussion 16 Aug 2015
Replies: 4
Views: 894
Posted By petrox
Boot Disk failure

Hi All, enjoy the summer. I need some help please. For some reason 3 days ago I got the boot disk failure message. I have noticed that after doing the bootrec.exe all commands, and easyBCD all...
Forum: Network & Sharing 07 Jul 2015
Replies: 2
Views: 981
Posted By petrox
Hi Brink, thank you for the reply. The fix you...

Hi Brink, thank you for the reply. The fix you posted the link to was one of the first I tried. It does not/ did not work. Deleting all the files in peer networking did not help either. When I open...
Forum: Network & Sharing 07 Jul 2015
Replies: 2
Views: 981
Posted By petrox
Unable to leave Home Network win7

Hi Forum Members I need some help please. Trying to leave the home group Windows says unable to do so. I have read many internet answers to this problem but none of them work. I have disabled Home...
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