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Forum: Installation & Setup 28 Nov 2010
Replies: 1
Views: 1,279
Posted By elmo2006
Dual Booting Win7x64 & Server 2K8

Hello...

I'm curious if anyone out there has managed to dual boot between Windows 7 & Server 2k8 and if there are any recommendations that can be made? I've setup systems in the past where...
Forum: Backup and Restore 06 Aug 2010
Replies: 14
Views: 3,820
Posted By elmo2006
Thank you all for the responses, very much...

Thank you all for the responses, very much appreciated.

I decided to use the native Windows Backup for simplicity, if at all possible I try to keep things as *native* as possible. Hence my...
Forum: Backup and Restore 06 Aug 2010
Replies: 14
Views: 3,820
Posted By elmo2006
Awesome, this explains everything inregards to...

Awesome, this explains everything inregards to the backups.
Forum: Backup and Restore 06 Aug 2010
Replies: 14
Views: 3,820
Posted By elmo2006
Hi karlsnooks... Here is the capture as...

Hi karlsnooks...

Here is the capture as requested...
Forum: Backup and Restore 05 Aug 2010
Replies: 14
Views: 3,820
Posted By elmo2006
Windows Backup Issues...

Hello...

I have a question that I'm unable to find a resolution to hence my presence in this forum and thread.

I have Win7x64 Ultimate and have been using the Windows backup functionality. I...
Forum: Backup and Restore 01 Jun 2010
Replies: 8
Views: 44,836
Posted By elmo2006
excellent question. Just keep expanded that...

excellent question.
Just keep expanded that Spencer-PC folder.
You are looking for .VHD file
That's if you did a system image baciup. In fact, if in your systemimage backup you backed up three...
Forum: Backup and Restore 28 May 2010
Replies: 8
Views: 44,836
Posted By elmo2006
Windows can store its backups in system volume...

Windows can store its backups in system volume information. Since it is a locked folder that is not going to help you much.

Are you trying to delete the files or what? why do you want to "see"...
Forum: Backup and Restore 28 May 2010
Replies: 8
Views: 44,836
Posted By elmo2006
Location of Windows 7 Backup Images

Hello...

I am very curious as to where the Windows 7 Backup Utility stores the backup images. Currently I have all my Windows 7 Backups stored to an external HDD, however if I were to peruse the...
Forum: General Discussion 07 Jan 2010
Replies: 12
Views: 5,580
Posted By elmo2006
Please correct me here if I'm wrong, but it could...

Please correct me here if I'm wrong, but it could also be due to the fact that the pagefile.sys is located on the XP drive and as such, you need to disable the pagefile.sys and then attempt a format.
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 07 Jan 2010
Replies: 15
Views: 5,289
Posted By elmo2006
Try downloading it manually from this link, ...

Try downloading it manually from this link,
http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyId=0f9e69a3-c29d-4538-af0e-c081635c65c5&displaylang=en

Before installation, reboot, run the...
Forum: Installation & Setup 01 Jan 2010
Replies: 8
Views: 5,940
Posted By elmo2006
@gregrocker The sata cable/port which is...

@gregrocker

The sata cable/port which is connected to a sata bracket on the host system, which then connects to an e-sata HDD dock.
I also tried to install Win 7 as an experiement via this dock...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 31 Dec 2009
Replies: 7
Views: 1,446
Posted By elmo2006
Thanks I will try that...

Thanks I will try that...
Forum: Installation & Setup 31 Dec 2009
Replies: 8
Views: 5,940
Posted By elmo2006
I cheated, I mirrored my internal OS to an...

I cheated, I mirrored my internal OS to an external e-sata drive and I can actually boot from the external e-sata drive. I have not tried to install the OS from scratch and here-in lies the problem....
Forum: Installation & Setup 30 Dec 2009
Replies: 8
Views: 5,940
Posted By elmo2006
It may be that you need to have AHCI enabled and...

It may be that you need to have AHCI enabled and if so, then you will need the drivers disk to load when installing the OS to the external drive.

Try here....
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Forum: Hardware & Devices 30 Dec 2009
Replies: 22
Views: 8,971
Posted By elmo2006
LOL...i managed to mirror my system drive to the...

LOL...i managed to mirror my system drive to the external esata drive and I can boot into Windows 7 from the external drive. I always thought this was not possible as the drivers are usually...
Forum: Backup and Restore 30 Dec 2009
Replies: 34
Views: 76,628
Posted By elmo2006
@ tedcredted... The following link should...

@ tedcredted...

The following link should 'satisfy' your curiosity....
Windows XP System Restore (http://vlaurie.com/computers2/Articles/system_restore.htm)

From the looks of things, you may...
Forum: Backup and Restore 30 Dec 2009
Replies: 30
Views: 9,740
Posted By elmo2006
As for Acronis TIH 2010, stay well clear of this...

As for Acronis TIH 2010, stay well clear of this app, it completely 'trashed' my system. I had to re-image my system drive from a backup. I then tried another procedure to uninstall 2009 then...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 29 Dec 2009
Replies: 7
Views: 1,446
Posted By elmo2006
Backing Up Different Drives Via Win7

Hi there...

Has anyone ever used the Win7 Backup/Restore functionality to image different drives?

My intent is to have multiple images of multiple partitions in my system to restore from if...
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