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Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 01 Apr 2017
Replies: 1
Views: 28,681
Posted By Aapo
AMD, Inc driver update for AMD SMBus

I received this priority update on Windows Update. Size is 30Kb
There's no explanation besides "This driver was provided by Advanced Micro Devices, Inc for support of AMD SMBus".

What should I do...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 16 Sep 2016
Replies: 3
Views: 1,931
Posted By Aapo
I had the first update installed but not the...

I had the first update installed but not the other one. I installed KB3172605 and now the issue appears to be fixed. Thank you ThrashZone (https://www.sevenforums.com/member.php?u=271207)!
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 16 Sep 2016
Replies: 3
Views: 1,931
Posted By Aapo
Should I install KB3050265 ?

Windows update has a massive memory leak that forces me to stop the process from services every time I start my computer. KB3050276 is rumored to fix that. The same update is also said to make the...
Forum: General Discussion 19 Aug 2016
Replies: 1
Views: 1,271
Posted By Aapo
Windows media features box blue but no services ticked?

Control Panel -> Programs and Features -> Turn Windows Features on and off

I'm wondering what does it mean when Media Features folder shows blue tick box even when I have disabled the three...
Forum: Network & Sharing 05 Jul 2016
Replies: 0
Views: 462
Posted By Aapo
"DNS server not responding"

My problem is that sometimes my network connection appears to be broken. When this happens, some websites won't load (among them Microsoft support site, my ISP website, gfycat). Microsoft update...
Forum: General Discussion 10 May 2016
Replies: 9
Views: 893
Posted By Aapo
Has development of PC computers stopped?

I bought my current computer as custom model in 2010, 5 and half years from now. It came with Athlon II X4 635, 2.9GHz 4-core processor. When I went to look for new PC computers today to see where...
Forum: Software 16 Jun 2015
Replies: 5
Views: 739
Posted By Aapo
Hard disk is the slowest component in PC and as...

Hard disk is the slowest component in PC and as such it's not used for tasks requiring performance. I would ask: how big impact does, say, 10% fragmentation have to drive seek time compared to 0%...
Forum: Software 15 Jun 2015
Replies: 4
Views: 1,176
Posted By Aapo
That nice lightweight program solved my problem...

That nice lightweight program solved my problem SIW2, thanks for sharing it with me.
Forum: Software 15 Jun 2015
Replies: 4
Views: 1,176
Posted By Aapo
7zip worked for extraction, but I also need...

7zip worked for extraction, but I also need virtual drive functionality. Popular choices like Alcohol 120%/57% install adware and Daemon Tools has bad reputation. Both Wikipedia page and
Mount an...
Forum: Software 15 Jun 2015
Replies: 4
Views: 1,176
Posted By Aapo
What's a good virtual drive software for opening .iso files?

I'd like to create virtual drive to open .iso image file on Windows 7. Previously I had used Daemon Tools for the job, but now I read it bundles spyware and has been responsible for blue screen...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 24 Apr 2015
Replies: 3
Views: 5,694
Posted By Aapo
- Cover is held in place with two screws: one in...

- Cover is held in place with two screws: one in top and one in bottom. As I removed the bottom screw humming stopped. Now if I touch any other spots in cover the humming begins again. I guess if I...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 23 Apr 2015
Replies: 3
Views: 5,694
Posted By Aapo
Vibration on computer case cover makes humming noise.

My computer case cover vibrates, making humming noise. I know this because if I gently press the computer case cover the humming is significantly reduced. I suspect the culprit may be a new hard...
Forum: Installation & Setup 22 Apr 2015
Replies: 4
Views: 1,187
Posted By Aapo
Alright, answering my own question for anyone...

Alright, answering my own question for anyone curious: it's called TweakGuides Tweaking Companion (TGTC) by Koroush Ghazi
TweakGuides.com - The TweakGuides Tweaking Companion...
Forum: Installation & Setup 22 Apr 2015
Replies: 4
Views: 1,187
Posted By Aapo
TGC (?) windows 7 guide

Hello guys. I've just done a clean install of Windows 7 on a new hard drive. Last one died, sadly. Everything is messy as usual. I created this thread because I remember that there was a very helpful...
Forum: Network & Sharing 17 May 2014
Replies: 11
Views: 5,440
Posted By Aapo
I still don't know what caused the problem, but...

I still don't know what caused the problem, but it seems to have disappeared as I switched off the power of my modem, waited a few minutes and switched it back on. I haven't had disconnects for a few...
Forum: Network & Sharing 10 May 2014
Replies: 11
Views: 5,440
Posted By Aapo
I like to run minimalistic system and keep...

I like to run minimalistic system and keep processes to minimum, except for Firefox tabs. I checked that there's 9 scheduled tasks that came with Windows. None of them have activated in the past 30...
Forum: Network & Sharing 10 May 2014
Replies: 11
Views: 5,440
Posted By Aapo
I changed Windows clock back a few minutes after...

I changed Windows clock back a few minutes after connection drop-out and the connection didn't drop again.
Forum: Network & Sharing 09 May 2014
Replies: 11
Views: 5,440
Posted By Aapo
I'll update the situation with more info: ...

I'll update the situation with more info:
Application Experience is not the culprit. I turned it to not start automatically but connection still drops at 3rd and 34th minute hourly and restores...
Forum: Network & Sharing 03 Apr 2014
Replies: 11
Views: 5,440
Posted By Aapo
I found it from standard windows logs...

I found it from standard windows logs (right-click My Computer -> manage -> event viewer -> system and there it is). I suspect Application Experience is the culprit since its startup time seems to...
Forum: Network & Sharing 03 Apr 2014
Replies: 11
Views: 5,440
Posted By Aapo
Application Experience service drops internet connection

Hello, I have a problem with Application Experience service briefly dropping my internet connection ("connection time out") when it enters running state. Interestingly this seems to happen at 3rd...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 16 Jul 2013
Replies: 1
Views: 3,625
Posted By Aapo
Blue screen for Memory Management

Hey, I've been having this recurring problem with BSOD. I read the BSOD posting instructions, downloaded the SF Diagnostic Tool, ran it and it said that all modules were copied successfully. I can't...
Forum: General Discussion 05 Jul 2013
Replies: 18
Views: 4,446
Posted By Aapo
- There was a different image loaded to...

- There was a different image loaded to DaemonTools and .mp4 file association had gone back to music player (I had changed it to video player recently), so yes I think full restore took place. I have...
Forum: General Discussion 05 Jul 2013
Replies: 18
Views: 4,446
Posted By Aapo
I selected "repair windows" boot option and from...

I selected "repair windows" boot option and from there used system restore point. At the very last step of that it gave the error message. Then I rebooted and the problem was fixed. There are no...
Forum: General Discussion 05 Jul 2013
Replies: 18
Views: 4,446
Posted By Aapo
- I did just like you said and managed to get...

- I did just like you said and managed to get into windows repair mode. From there I selected the system restore option into past point two weeks ago. It gave "undefined error" (0x80070002), but when...
Forum: General Discussion 05 Jul 2013
Replies: 18
Views: 4,446
Posted By Aapo
I disabled CCC. No visible change. I'm not sure...

I disabled CCC. No visible change.
I'm not sure how to do the system restore. Start menu is not usable and My Computer is just blank white screen. OEM discs don't have system repair option, only...
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