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Forum: Backup and Restore 29 Oct 2016
Replies: 7
Views: 1,083
Posted By rontokyo
Thanks for the suggestion. I'll give Macrium a...

Thanks for the suggestion. I'll give Macrium a try.
Forum: Backup and Restore 28 Oct 2016
Replies: 7
Views: 1,083
Posted By rontokyo
But I don't use and would not rely on Windows...

But I don't use and would not rely on Windows Backup anyway.
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Thanks for the input. Just curious, what imaging software would you recommend?
Forum: Backup and Restore 28 Oct 2016
Replies: 7
Views: 1,083
Posted By rontokyo
Thanks to you both. As Windows automatically...

Thanks to you both. As Windows automatically creates a restore point when a disk image is created, I wondered if the two were somehow connected.
Forum: Backup and Restore 27 Oct 2016
Replies: 7
Views: 1,083
Posted By rontokyo
Safe to delete Windows Backup [for disk image]I restore point?

I want to keep the disk image for a possible future system restore, but if the restore point listed as Windows Backup is deleted, will I be able to restore Windows from that image? In other words, is...
Forum: Customization 27 Jun 2016
Replies: 19
Views: 17,947
Posted By rontokyo
I'm the op and no, I never came up with anything....

I'm the op and no, I never came up with anything. Weird, huh?
Forum: Tutorials 23 Feb 2016
Replies: 53
Views: 207,079
Posted By rontokyo
I installed System Restore Explorer but System...

I installed System Restore Explorer but System Image Restore Points do not appear [they do, however, appear when I tick "show more restore points" on Windows System Restore. Any thoughts??
Forum: Sound & Audio 09 Feb 2016
Replies: 5
Views: 1,174
Posted By rontokyo
So what you're saying is that in either case...

So what you're saying is that in either case there's no such thing as "pure" or "raw" digital being output from either a soundcard or the PC. That in fact digital files stored in the PC are first...
Forum: Sound & Audio 08 Feb 2016
Replies: 5
Views: 1,174
Posted By rontokyo
Thanks for the reply, Fireberd. I'm afraid I was...

Thanks for the reply, Fireberd. I'm afraid I was a bit unclear, however, in the original post [which has been edited]. My question isn't coax vs toslink but rather motherboard digital out...
Forum: Sound & Audio 07 Feb 2016
Replies: 5
Views: 1,174
Posted By rontokyo
MB digital out vs Soundcard digital out: Is Sound Quality the Same?

Probably a stupid question. My old soundcard [M-Audio Delta 2496] still works with Win7, but all I use it for is to send spdif coax signal to my Benchmark DAC. Motherboard [Asus M5A97 Evo] has...
Forum: Backup and Restore 18 Oct 2015
Replies: 6
Views: 1,391
Posted By rontokyo
I`m having darn near the same problem....

I`m having darn near the same problem. Coincidence? In my case, however, safe mode is non-responsive.
Forum: Customization 12 Jul 2011
Replies: 19
Views: 17,947
Posted By rontokyo
And hi to you, MeVII ! My research into this...

And hi to you, MeVII !

My research into this problem also turned up complaints from Vista users, probably because Vista also incorporated the Aero view [??]. The large icon problem doesn't exist...
Forum: Customization 11 Jul 2011
Replies: 19
Views: 17,947
Posted By rontokyo
Hi. I started this thread. And like you, I find...

Hi. I started this thread. And like you, I find the large icon d*mned unnecessary and annoying -- and as there isn't a solution or workaround available anywhere, we may be the only two people on the...
Forum: Network & Sharing 30 Aug 2010
Replies: 7
Views: 13,181
Posted By rontokyo
Many thanks Rich and Nigel. Much appreciated !!

Many thanks Rich and Nigel. Much appreciated !!
Forum: Network & Sharing 28 Aug 2010
Replies: 7
Views: 13,181
Posted By rontokyo
Could you explain how I access the sharing system...

Could you explain how I access the sharing system & sharing dialog. Thanks.
Forum: Network & Sharing 27 Aug 2010
Replies: 7
Views: 13,181
Posted By rontokyo
So the question is, how do you rename them? I see...

So the question is, how do you rename them? I see the computers in the network on Windows Explorer. When I click my computer [in the network], the hard drives I've chosen to share all appear as...
Forum: Network & Sharing 26 Aug 2010
Replies: 7
Views: 13,181
Posted By rontokyo
Can't rename network folders

My network folders are actually hard drives. When the network was setup, only the drive letters appear [without the volume descriptive information]. I've been unable to rename these folders. Can...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 03 Aug 2010
Replies: 10
Views: 3,491
Posted By rontokyo
Thanks again, guys. And reading all your comments...

Thanks again, guys. And reading all your comments again I think there may be a [small] misunderstanding: My original post referred to "storage drives" [non-system] installed inside my computer....
Forum: Hardware & Devices 03 Aug 2010
Replies: 10
Views: 3,491
Posted By rontokyo
Thanks Night Hawk and unifex. Lots of good...

Thanks Night Hawk and unifex. Lots of good information -- although after reading the Ask Leo article I can better understand the case for leaving the drives on. Food for thought. . . .

I've now...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 02 Aug 2010
Replies: 10
Views: 3,491
Posted By rontokyo
Sorry, but power options allow the user to...

Sorry, but power options allow the user to determine when to turn off the monitor and when to put the computer to sleep. There is no option to sleep/idle unused drives. In other words, it's all or...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 01 Aug 2010
Replies: 10
Views: 3,491
Posted By rontokyo
Can non-system [storage only] HDDs be powered down?

Do non-system hard drives automatically power down after x minutes of not being used? I've got 3 storage-only drives that I access very rarely, so as to conserve energy + reduce noise/heat I'd prefer...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 24 Jul 2010
Replies: 2
Views: 2,074
Posted By rontokyo
Unlikely you'll be able to find a dock for an IDE...

Unlikely you'll be able to find a dock for an IDE drive. If you're committed to using the IDE you should be able to find an IDE to SATA adapter -- but you'll also need a power source for the drive....
Forum: Hardware & Devices 24 Jul 2010
Replies: 5
Views: 9,965
Posted By rontokyo
HDD Health doesn't recognize my drives either....

HDD Health doesn't recognize my drives either. Try [email protected] Hard Disk Monitor -- recognizes my drives and provides heap loads of information. And it's free.
Forum: Hardware & Devices 24 Jul 2010
Replies: 1
Views: 2,579
Posted By rontokyo
Can I move eSATA Drive into case without reformatting the drive?

I backed up files from one 1TB eSATA drive to another 1TB eSATA drive. It now occurs to me that it might have been better to have installed the backup drive in my computer case [less clutter on my...
Forum: Customization 25 Feb 2010
Replies: 19
Views: 17,947
Posted By rontokyo
I think this is what he is referring to ...

I think this is what he is referring to

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Yes, that is what I'm referring to. Can that large icon view be disabled?? Thanks !
Forum: Customization 24 Feb 2010
Replies: 19
Views: 17,947
Posted By rontokyo
Thanks guys, but neither suggestion solved the...

Thanks guys, but neither suggestion solved the problem. I've given up on Aero view and returned to Classic view . . . and no large icon problem.
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