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Forum: Hardware & Devices 18 Feb 2017
Replies: 10
Views: 1,200
Posted By Schrade
Re-pinning front panel connectors - NOT a picnic....

Re-pinning front panel connectors - NOT a picnic. NOT pleasant, VERY tedious.

If that's what you're looking at, GET THE TOOL for re-pinning sockets.

My 7 Y/O FoxConn keeps power to LED, FROM...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 16 Feb 2017
Replies: 22
Views: 2,181
Posted By Schrade
Linux doesn't 'cause problems'. Linux does...

Linux doesn't 'cause problems'. Linux does nothing that the user doesn't tell it to do. Sometimes THAT can be a problem, but that's only because we don't understand what WE told Linux to do. And...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 16 Feb 2017
Replies: 13
Views: 2,041
Posted By Schrade
Not entirely accurate there Berton; I got an old...

Not entirely accurate there Berton; I got an old Maxtor 30G EIDE, that shows up in Linux as 31G (formatted NTFS).

Although actual usable space, usually LOWER, seems proportionate - 2 x 8Tb's =...
Forum: Installation & Setup 16 Feb 2017
Replies: 5
Views: 1,282
Posted By Schrade
See my post here; it isn't the solution, but it...

See my post here; it isn't the solution, but it will get you in the right direction...

... How do i install Windows 7 on the Lattepanda...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 16 Feb 2017
Replies: 22
Views: 2,181
Posted By Schrade
You can often find Windows ISO's to download from...

You can often find Windows ISO's to download from the web, but your licence key under the computer is still necessary to activate. And you have to be certain that the downloaded ISO isn't some hack's...
Forum: General Discussion 16 Feb 2017
Replies: 10
Views: 969
Posted By Schrade
Downloading a 'small' program - a video editor,...

Downloading a 'small' program - a video editor, document editor, screensaver slideshow app, etc., is a risky gig in Windows. A 'bigger' program, like a browser, is a walk with death aka, BSOD.
...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 15 Feb 2017
Replies: 7
Views: 1,168
Posted By Schrade
Yep - betcha'.......

Yep - betcha'.......
Forum: Hardware & Devices 15 Feb 2017
Replies: 22
Views: 2,181
Posted By Schrade
Yes, as external drive. Write speed will be...

Yes, as external drive. Write speed will be slightly lower, even with USB 3.0 however...
Forum: Installation & Setup 15 Feb 2017
Replies: 20
Views: 17,073
Posted By Schrade
I think you were on the right track looking into...

I think you were on the right track looking into Legacy boot capability.

I had a W8 / UEFI machine a few years ago; could install Linux + W7 RTM only in Legacy mode (with 1 or 2 other BIOS...
Forum: Installation & Setup 15 Feb 2017
Replies: 4
Views: 676
Posted By Schrade
GRUBLoader won't show the menu if only Linux is...

GRUBLoader won't show the menu if only Linux is installed, and WILL show a menu USUALLY if os-prober has detected multiple OS's.

I HAVE however seen NO menu display AFTER multi OS's are in GRUB.
...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 15 Feb 2017
Replies: 7
Views: 1,168
Posted By Schrade
Could be Roland, but the only place I've seen...

Could be Roland, but the only place I've seen Disk 'x' in mmc is in the left column, bottom half of window. ???

'Initialization' ; that's Partition Table creation, isn't it? As opposed to...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 15 Feb 2017
Replies: 1
Views: 491
Posted By Schrade
Anyone? The problem is HDD enumeration by...

Anyone?

The problem is HDD enumeration by BIOS. Apart from Disk / Boot Device Priority, I cannot find a BIOS setting for this...

I DO believe BIOS is doing enumeration with the PCI / IDE Card...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 15 Feb 2017
Replies: 4
Views: 776
Posted By Schrade
If you don't have a re-install CD / DVD , you...

If you don't have a re-install CD / DVD , you might consider 'cloning' the recovery partition 'H' to an EXTERNAL drive, BEFORE changing it's size...


edit: the respective sizes of System...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 15 Feb 2017
Replies: 7
Views: 1,168
Posted By Schrade
Do have 9 Hard Drives plugged in to your computer?

Do have 9 Hard Drives plugged in to your computer?
Forum: Sound & Audio 15 Feb 2017
Replies: 8
Views: 1,909
Posted By Schrade
... meant to say 'CENTER CHANNEL Output port, to...

... meant to say 'CENTER CHANNEL Output port, to mic port , AND vice versa, with a Settings change.
Forum: Installation & Setup 15 Feb 2017
Replies: 12
Views: 3,360
Posted By Schrade
Papaya - why run OP off to another forum? ...

Papaya - why run OP off to another forum?

I'm sure there's someone I here, who sees and I can see the entire problem in the thread title, and fixed it many times.

Solution posted in the am here...
Forum: Graphic Cards 14 Feb 2017
Replies: 3
Views: 1,085
Posted By Schrade
Dell has about zero support for pre-Dell...

Dell has about zero support for pre-Dell Alienware, such as my M17 R1...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 14 Feb 2017
Replies: 22
Views: 2,181
Posted By Schrade
Linux will install beside Windows, and not...

Linux will install beside Windows, and not interfere with Windows installations.

If you have GRUBLoader working correctly, and no menu entries for XP / W7 / etc., you need only to update the...
Forum: Sound & Audio 14 Feb 2017
Replies: 3
Views: 2,578
Posted By Schrade
I've ALSO seen where plugging in a sound device...

I've ALSO seen where plugging in a sound device to NATIVE rear panel sound device port DISABLED the FRONT panel sound device port. Sounds like you've ruled that out tho'.

Worse than disabling,...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 14 Feb 2017
Replies: 23
Views: 2,172
Posted By Schrade
I've had [have] a similar problem - BIOS does not...

I've had [have] a similar problem - BIOS does not read HDD full capacity - FoxConn A7DA-S mobo, but Linux and W7 RTM both DO read full drive capacity - 2 x 8Tb, 1 x 6Tb, 2 x 5Tb...

Never a file...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 14 Feb 2017
Replies: 22
Views: 2,181
Posted By Schrade
Disk clone software is probably easiest, as MHz...

Disk clone software is probably easiest, as MHz said.

If you have a Linux Disc handy, cloning can be done in a live operating environment.
1) Boot up Linux
2) Run GParted, and determine each...
Forum: Sound & Audio 14 Feb 2017
Replies: 3
Views: 2,578
Posted By Schrade
A little hard to follow rocket, but is it...

A little hard to follow rocket, but is it possible that one sound device - either integrated (native to mobo), or dedicated, such as added-on peripheral, is disabling another sound device?

I have...
Forum: Sound & Audio 14 Feb 2017
Replies: 8
Views: 1,909
Posted By Schrade
For a few years when sound cards (chips) with...

For a few years when sound cards (chips) with Surround function were first released, some would default the headphones port to a mic port (or vice versa). I don't know what setting over-rode this, or...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 14 Feb 2017
Replies: 5
Views: 679
Posted By Schrade
One way to increase transfer speed is (in the...

One way to increase transfer speed is (in the future), creating partitions with larger than 'default' Allocation Unit Size.

In theory, this could lead to increased number of data errors. In...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 14 Feb 2017
Replies: 5
Views: 631
Posted By Schrade
ODD shouldn't be damaged in any way by scratching...

ODD shouldn't be damaged in any way by scratching / hazing on a disc.

Before tossing a disc however (for scratch / haze issues), polish it with car wax. Wax facilitates light transmission TO the...
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