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Forum: Drivers 22 Jan 2017
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Views: 3,585
Posted By MarkusGE
Decided

Hi all,

your answers have been really helpful WRT how BIOS updating could / should / would be done - but there have been many warnings as well.

After some Google searches in hope to find out...
Forum: Drivers 21 Jan 2017
Replies: 7
Views: 3,585
Posted By MarkusGE
Sorry to answer only now, you must have posted...

Sorry to answer only now, you must have posted your reply while I was already editing mine.

It talks about security issues, but no more details, so itīs hard to tell if I need it or not. I mean, I...
Forum: Drivers 21 Jan 2017
Replies: 7
Views: 3,585
Posted By MarkusGE
Thank you for the quick reply! > -...

Thank you for the quick reply!

> - Carefully read the update instructions. Make sure you understand if. Focus on what you're doing.
< I would, of course, but instructions is among the things...
Forum: Drivers 21 Jan 2017
Replies: 7
Views: 3,585
Posted By MarkusGE
BIOS Update on Dual-Booted Windows PC (7pro+8.1) - Tips, Risks, etc.?

Hi all,

I'm on a dual booted Toshiba laptop (Win7pro+8.1 - for reasons and basic setup, please see first post this thread: Multi Boot computer - how to keep data and programs in sync...
Forum: General Discussion 25 Sep 2015
Replies: 52
Views: 5,057
Posted By MarkusGE
Thanks folks :) This problem has actually...

Thanks folks :)

This problem has actually been solved already, though. Hereīs what what I went with for disk / partition layout:
...
Forum: General Discussion 24 Sep 2015
Replies: 52
Views: 5,057
Posted By MarkusGE
Will Do. Thereīll be a small delay, though,...

Will Do.

Thereīll be a small delay, though, because I jut noticed I made a nasty (but not fatal, thank goodness) error when copying over data from the old PC: I did not copy with a method tat...
Forum: General Discussion 23 Sep 2015
Replies: 52
Views: 5,057
Posted By MarkusGE
Have installed Macrium, made an image of an...

Have installed Macrium, made an image of an especially created test partition, retrieved files from it by mounting the image as a drive as well by restoring through Macrium while on one of the two...
Forum: General Discussion 22 Sep 2015
Replies: 52
Views: 5,057
Posted By MarkusGE
Installed Macrium, can mount image and get...

Installed Macrium, can mount image and get individual files from it.

Still downloading to create the WinPE bootable recovery CD, will take a look at that as well, but it Iīm almost sure Iīll go...
Forum: General Discussion 22 Sep 2015
Replies: 52
Views: 5,057
Posted By MarkusGE
My plan is to have differential backups done...

My plan is to have differential backups done weekly, and full backups monthly. So there will always be three differential backups for a full one. How many will be kept I will see when trying out...
Forum: General Discussion 22 Sep 2015
Replies: 52
Views: 5,057
Posted By MarkusGE
Follow up: According to this page (Macrium...

Follow up: According to this page (Macrium Reflect Free (http://www.macrium.com/reflectfree.aspx)), Macrium free does not support item level recovery (see also attached image).

Comments?
...
Forum: General Discussion 22 Sep 2015
Replies: 52
Views: 5,057
Posted By MarkusGE
The attachment shows my partition layout with...

The attachment shows my partition layout with some info.

Basically, all partitions will go into the backup, except for the 81 GB of unallocated space at the right in the pic.

Three partitions...
Forum: General Discussion 21 Sep 2015
Replies: 52
Views: 5,057
Posted By MarkusGE
So Macrium Free can restore individual files and...

So Macrium Free can restore individual files and folders (I just seem to have found, Paragon can do this as well) - That changes a whole lot (it might remove the need for the Hardlink Backup step).
...
Forum: General Discussion 21 Sep 2015
Replies: 52
Views: 5,057
Posted By MarkusGE
Can those programs image a whole disk (no only...

Can those programs image a whole disk (no only partitions)? With Paragon Backup and Recovery 2014 Free, I can select a complete (physical) disk and all the partitions defined on it to be packed into...
Forum: General Discussion 21 Sep 2015
Replies: 52
Views: 5,057
Posted By MarkusGE
Hi All, it has been some time since I last...

Hi All,

it has been some time since I last posted here, and much has happened in this time. In fact, this post was typed on the new PC already.

also, in the meantime all programs I need have...
Forum: General Discussion 24 Jun 2015
Replies: 52
Views: 5,057
Posted By MarkusGE
I did the Palemoon profile thing a little more...

I did the Palemoon profile thing a little more sophisticated ;)


Let me explain my reasoning first: I use Palemoonīs dedicated profile backup tool to create backups archives (in archive form,...
Forum: General Discussion 24 Jun 2015
Replies: 52
Views: 5,057
Posted By MarkusGE
AFAIK, that does not work without moving the...

AFAIK, that does not work without moving the whole user profile folder, which is not recommended at all...






Iīll have a look at it. Thanks for bringing this up :)

Linux doesnīt matter...
Forum: General Discussion 23 Jun 2015
Replies: 52
Views: 5,057
Posted By MarkusGE
Move what to a third partition? AppData? ...

Move what to a third partition? AppData?

Cheers, Markus
Forum: General Discussion 23 Jun 2015
Replies: 52
Views: 5,057
Posted By MarkusGE
I tried linking the AppData folders of two...

I tried linking the AppData folders of two installations of the same program (Pale Moon web browser) using a Junction from the Win7 installationīs AppData first two my Data drive, and from there to...
Forum: General Discussion 23 Jun 2015
Replies: 52
Views: 5,057
Posted By MarkusGE
Done. Yes I saw it. However, those...

Done.




Yes I saw it. However, those very same features are included in a program I have already installed, called "Link Shell Extension" by Herman Schinagl (itīs also mentioned in the page...
Forum: General Discussion 22 Jun 2015
Replies: 52
Views: 5,057
Posted By MarkusGE
The question about links and junctions and how...

The question about links and junctions and how they could be applied to synchronize to OS' AppData folders is not yet solved. This question, however, was not the initial intent for which I posted...
Forum: General Discussion 22 Jun 2015
Replies: 52
Views: 5,057
Posted By MarkusGE
Rockville Bridge sure is a massive building, with...

Rockville Bridge sure is a massive building, with a fascinating history. Must be a great location to railfan. Thanks for the links :)


WRT to junctions: What Iīm trying to accomplish is...
Forum: General Discussion 21 Jun 2015
Replies: 52
Views: 5,057
Posted By MarkusGE
Thank you for the welcome, Anak :) My...

Thank you for the welcome, Anak :)


My days are going to become busier, too, starting TUE, when my 1.5 weeks compensatory time-off ends, and usual Red-Cross-EMT everyday life kicks back in. So,...
Forum: General Discussion 21 Jun 2015
Replies: 52
Views: 5,057
Posted By MarkusGE
I obviously missed your editing of your post -...

I obviously missed your editing of your post - when I looked at it before I replied, I just saw the first line.

Thus, my reply of posting back was actually meant at reporting if everything...
Forum: General Discussion 21 Jun 2015
Replies: 52
Views: 5,057
Posted By MarkusGE
Thatīs good news :) Since this was my...

Thatīs good news :)


Since this was my last question so far, a big Thank You to all who have helped me with this, and a special Thanks to you, gregrocker, for your patience :)

Iīll post back...
Forum: General Discussion 21 Jun 2015
Replies: 52
Views: 5,057
Posted By MarkusGE
This page contains a full list of user shell...

This page contains a full list of user shell folders that can be moved: How to Move Windows 7 Personal Folders Like My Documents to Another Drive | Gizmo's Freeware...
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