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Forum: Performance & Maintenance 16 Apr 2018
Replies: 1
Views: 413
Posted By ron7000
best fix windows 7 maintenance for disappearing desktop shortcuts

so right now i'm on win10 home and under

C:\Windows\diagnostics\scheduled\Maintenance

there is no TS_BrokenShortcuts.ps1 file to look at.

but at work i am on win 7 professional and I am...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 01 Feb 2018
Replies: 2
Views: 483
Posted By ron7000
what is your motherboard make/model and its age,...

what is your motherboard make/model and its age, if it's a consumer grade motherboard where they all support RAID now either by Intel or Marvell or whoever, my limited experience with a new intel...
Forum: Graphic Cards 15 Jan 2018
Replies: 12
Views: 2,274
Posted By ron7000
if you are listing a 21" monitor for $130... your...

if you are listing a 21" monitor for $130... your eyes cannot tell the difference between 2 milliseconds and 5 milliseconds :D

The only people keeping the response time debate alive are those...
Forum: Drivers 15 Jan 2018
Replies: 17
Views: 2,626
Posted By ron7000
mark my words in 2,3, or 5 years from now windows...

mark my words in 2,3, or 5 years from now windows 10 will have the same problem,
like what windows 7 is now having with the newest usb3 drivers,
and like what winxp had with pretty much everything...
Forum: Drivers 15 Jan 2018
Replies: 2
Views: 1,163
Posted By ron7000
I use a plugable.com usb2-e100 usb to ethernet...

I use a plugable.com usb2-e100 usb to ethernet adapter, and that has an asix ax88772 chip so drivers are needed for it which i download from plugable.com which is who makes the usb2-e100 adapter i...
Forum: Installation & Setup 03 Jan 2018
Replies: 10
Views: 1,182
Posted By ron7000
just like with windows XP and newer hardware...

just like with windows XP and newer hardware years ago (and when AHCI was new compared to ATA/IDE)

everyone will be having this problem with Windows 7 eventually,
right now it's typically with...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 21 Dec 2017
Replies: 10
Views: 2,478
Posted By ron7000
average size of winsxs windows 7 64-bit

On my work computer, windows 7 pro 64-bit, which i have no admin control over, the winsxs folder is 20GB in size.

On one of my personal computers that have admin privilege to run disk cleanup on,...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 18 Dec 2017
Replies: 14
Views: 9,205
Posted By ron7000
windows 7 system requirements:...

windows 7 system requirements: https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/10737/windows-7-system-requirements (https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/10737/windows-7-system-requirements)

16gb hd...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 08 Dec 2017
Replies: 2
Views: 841
Posted By ron7000
newegg windows 7 purchase how to download iso

I just bought a copy of windows 7 home from newegg for new pc build,
I got the product key from newegg but that's it.
If I go to
Download Windows 7 Disc Images (ISO Files)...
Forum: General Discussion 09 Apr 2016
Replies: 1
Views: 1,108
Posted By ron7000
updated to 10, which ten forums?

my win7 gave me a stop F4 error last week. ended up reinstalling then figured to try the win 10 update.
needless to say, i am not happy. classic theme is buggy, if i make my desktop background a...
Forum: Graphic Cards 07 Mar 2016
Replies: 12
Views: 1,390
Posted By ron7000
Grafikkarten Preisvergleich | geizhals.eu EU...

Grafikkarten Preisvergleich | geizhals.eu EU (http://geizhals.eu/?o=8)

choose pcie
then scroll down and expand show 30 additional filters and select the appropriate width.

this site was...
Forum: Network & Sharing 02 Mar 2016
Replies: 0
Views: 873
Posted By ron7000
reason network switch blocks computer on specific port?

have sort of a general / technical & how to fix question regarding a cisco switch,
the kind used in enterprise, I think it's a level 3 switch. And it has an uplink port that goes to another...
Forum: System Security 28 Feb 2016
Replies: 10
Views: 1,108
Posted By ron7000
netzero

netzero
Forum: System Security 28 Feb 2016
Replies: 10
Views: 1,108
Posted By ron7000
it was not from clicking on an email attachment. ...

it was not from clicking on an email attachment.
I was selecting email from the menu level moving them to the trash folder.
I assume it was thru one of the dozen's of rotating advertisements that's...
Forum: Graphic Cards 28 Feb 2016
Replies: 1
Views: 814
Posted By ron7000
it can depend greatly on the manufacturer and...

it can depend greatly on the manufacturer and model of motherboard.
you need to post that information.
otherwise best i can tell you is after you press the power button to turn your computer on,...
Forum: System Security 28 Feb 2016
Replies: 10
Views: 1,108
Posted By ron7000
bogus flash player update, how to report [pic]

going thru my email, firefox automatically redirected to a webpage, and tried into install flash player.
refer to attached pic for full web address
how do you report something like that?
Forum: Network & Sharing 26 Feb 2016
Replies: 16
Views: 6,892
Posted By ron7000
I believe the homegroup method was introduced...

I believe the homegroup method was introduced starting with windows 7 and can be used easily with later versions. It's supposed to work with XP but don't be surprised if you have trouble.
Homegroup...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 26 Feb 2016
Replies: 29
Views: 2,344
Posted By ron7000
i think the best way to make what you have...

i think the best way to make what you have better/faster is to first increase your budget, and then buy respectable hardware :cool:
Forum: Graphic Cards 26 Feb 2016
Replies: 29
Views: 2,688
Posted By ron7000
after your ram ram fix... years ago i would...

after your ram ram fix...

years ago i would get crashing for no reason and eventually failure to POST.
turned out to be a bad wire/pin in one of two 6-pin power connectors that go to my graphics...
Forum: Graphic Cards 26 Feb 2016
Replies: 19
Views: 1,697
Posted By ron7000
i would argue against any impact on heat...

i would argue against any impact on heat dissipation, because even if the back plate were aluminum or copper it would not help dissipate heat since the heat source is coming from the gpu on the other...
Forum: General Discussion 17 Feb 2016
Replies: 3
Views: 793
Posted By ron7000
your drive was formatted as NTFS, and windows...

your drive was formatted as NTFS, and windows wrote files to it.
you reformatted that drive as linux, now need to recover those files from when it was NTFS.

if the above is correct, then you need...
Forum: System Security 17 Feb 2016
Replies: 13
Views: 74,759
Posted By ron7000
these updates i have not done: the 2 optional...

these updates i have not done:
the 2 optional are KB3118401 and KB3121255.
would not surprise me if win7 updates make win7 worse to encourage people to migrate to win10.
Forum: System Security 16 Feb 2016
Replies: 13
Views: 74,759
Posted By ron7000
attached are 2 pics of my security settings, in...

attached are 2 pics of my security settings, in win7 64-bit professional on home computer, having all windows updates accept for the win10 ones to avoid.
I have my UAC set to the lowest - never...
Forum: General Discussion 14 Feb 2016
Replies: 2
Views: 617
Posted By ron7000
recycling center computers and laws regarding personal information

any one know how true it is, and the details around it,
for any landfill, transfer station, or recycling center that accepts electronics including computers and laptops, that once they accept it...
Forum: Graphic Cards 14 Feb 2016
Replies: 14
Views: 1,401
Posted By ron7000
your specs directly from manufacturer: GIGABYTE...

your specs directly from manufacturer:
GIGABYTE - Motherboard - Socket 1151 - GA-Z170X-UD5 (rev. 1.0) (http://www.gigabyte.com/products/product-page.aspx?pid=5480#sp)

to give you an idea of how...
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