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Forum: General Discussion 09 Mar 2018
Replies: 7
Views: 526
Posted By daniellouwrens
Thanks the strange thing is that it was the...

Thanks

the strange thing is that it was the backup drive, attached through eSATA that was being scanned.

Does the POST look at attached drives when it runs?

Also both HDDs passed Seatools...
Forum: General Discussion 08 Mar 2018
Replies: 7
Views: 526
Posted By daniellouwrens
I guess you are right

I guess you are right
Forum: General Discussion 08 Mar 2018
Replies: 7
Views: 526
Posted By daniellouwrens
Hi thanks for your reply, I will leave it...

Hi

thanks for your reply, I will leave it running but what is it doing?

Cheers

Daniel
Forum: General Discussion 08 Mar 2018
Replies: 7
Views: 526
Posted By daniellouwrens
Deleting corrupt file record segment

Hi

Last night I turned off my W7 PC and when I just turned it on it ran checkdisk
for a minute then launched into

"deleting corrupt file record segment" and so far has deleted 170,000...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 21 Jan 2018
Replies: 16
Views: 940
Posted By daniellouwrens
Hi yes, it is spot on. Also I cannot...

Hi

yes, it is spot on.

Also I cannot find the coin battery and I am reluctant to delve behind things in case
I cannot put them back...

Cheers

Daniel
Forum: Hardware & Devices 21 Jan 2018
Replies: 16
Views: 940
Posted By daniellouwrens
Hi Thanks for the reply, I will folow the...

Hi

Thanks for the reply, I will folow the plan you propose and get back to you.

Regards

Daniel
Forum: Hardware & Devices 20 Jan 2018
Replies: 16
Views: 940
Posted By daniellouwrens
Hi is no-one prepared to theorise on which...

Hi

is no-one prepared to theorise on which component has failed?

Cheers

Daniel
Forum: Hardware & Devices 17 Jan 2018
Replies: 16
Views: 940
Posted By daniellouwrens
Hi thanks for the link to RUFUS, very easy...

Hi

thanks for the link to RUFUS, very easy to follow.

I created a bootable USB, I used a W7 iso, I tested the usb on another PC and it booted to
it without a problem.

But my problem Laptop...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 17 Jan 2018
Replies: 16
Views: 940
Posted By daniellouwrens
Hi I do not know how to boot from USB, I do...

Hi

I do not know how to boot from USB, I do not have a bootable USB
as far as I know.

Cheers

Daniel
Forum: Hardware & Devices 17 Jan 2018
Replies: 16
Views: 940
Posted By daniellouwrens
Hi I have thought this through and wonder...

Hi

I have thought this through and wonder what you think of this.

The Power supply is okay because the machine fires up.
The Bios sees the HDD and ODD so they must be connected and working....
Forum: Hardware & Devices 15 Jan 2018
Replies: 16
Views: 940
Posted By daniellouwrens
Hi I used both methods at least twice each. ...

Hi

I used both methods at least twice each.

The drive fires up but nothing happens.

Cheers

Daniel
Forum: Hardware & Devices 14 Jan 2018
Replies: 16
Views: 940
Posted By daniellouwrens
Hi Yes, both are seen in the BIOS. ...

Hi

Yes, both are seen in the BIOS.

Being a Laptop I don't think I can check cables

Cheers

Daniel
Forum: Hardware & Devices 14 Jan 2018
Replies: 16
Views: 940
Posted By daniellouwrens
Hi Thanks for your replty I cannot do a...

Hi

Thanks for your replty

I cannot do a scan, the Operating System does not load nor will it boot to a CD/DVD Drive, all I get is a black screen.

All I can get to is the BIOS or the F12...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 13 Jan 2018
Replies: 16
Views: 940
Posted By daniellouwrens
Looking for faulty component

Hi

Since firing up my Toshiba Satellite L650 Laptop this morning things have been getting worse.

When I switched it on it took a while to boot up, then once it got to the desktop it took...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 01 Dec 2017
Replies: 22
Views: 4,397
Posted By daniellouwrens
Hi The drive is half full and has no...

Hi

The drive is half full and has no unnecessary programs or content.

The drive passed all Seatools tests and since drive benchmarks rely so
much on CPU and Ram they tell little, AFAIK.

The...
Forum: Graphic Cards 25 Nov 2017
Replies: 4
Views: 1,295
Posted By daniellouwrens
Hi Roy thanks for your reply and my...

Hi Roy

thanks for your reply and my apologies for wasting your time.

Regards

Daniel
Forum: Graphic Cards 25 Nov 2017
Replies: 4
Views: 1,295
Posted By daniellouwrens
Hi After talking to my family again one of...

Hi

After talking to my family again one of them admitted to having mucked about
with the monitor settings so I checked there and found a way to fix the problem.

Cheers

Daniel
Forum: Graphic Cards 25 Nov 2017
Replies: 4
Views: 1,295
Posted By daniellouwrens
Hi I have attached a picture showing the...

Hi

I have attached a picture showing the result, the picture is cropped as close as possible to the
screen extremities showing the correct size.

I have been doing some more googling and...
Forum: Graphic Cards 25 Nov 2017
Replies: 4
Views: 1,295
Posted By daniellouwrens
Cannot get 1920 x 1200 display

Hi

here are the specs for the PC I am posting about:

MEDIONPC MS-7366 2.2
Windows 7 Professional Service Pack 1 (build 7601.23914)
CPU: 2.50 gigahertz Intel Core 2 Quad Q8300
BIOS:...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 19 Nov 2017
Replies: 22
Views: 4,397
Posted By daniellouwrens
Hi as I have been called back to work I do...

Hi

as I have been called back to work I do not have the time so I tried
the advice at the site below.

Tweaking Optimizing Windows Operating System...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 19 Nov 2017
Replies: 13
Views: 2,127
Posted By daniellouwrens
Before you do anything else have a look here ...

Before you do anything else have a look here

Tweaking Optimizing Windows Operating System (http://www.geekpolice.net/t30298-tweaking-optimizing-windows-operating-system)
Tweaking & Optimizing...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 18 Nov 2017
Replies: 22
Views: 4,397
Posted By daniellouwrens
Hi Will do. I have my updates downloaded...

Hi

Will do. I have my updates downloaded already and my iso image burned to disk.
Cheers
Daniel
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 18 Nov 2017
Replies: 22
Views: 4,397
Posted By daniellouwrens
Hi the "Recovery" partition is still intact,...

Hi

the "Recovery" partition is still intact, I guess that is not what is used in the "Factory Recovery"

File attached

Cheers

Daniel
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 17 Nov 2017
Replies: 22
Views: 4,397
Posted By daniellouwrens
Hi I agree with you, but I clean installed...

Hi

I agree with you, but I clean installed W7 four months ago and wonder why it got stuffed up
so soon.

Also, do you know how or where in the BIOS can I start the recovery, I have had a look...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 16 Nov 2017
Replies: 22
Views: 4,397
Posted By daniellouwrens
Hi all startups and non MS services other...

Hi

all startups and non MS services other than my AV were disabled and it made no difference.

Garmin was running previously because I had just updated my GPS and forgot to
disable it.
...
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