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Forum: Drivers 19 Hours Ago
Replies: 15
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Posted By townsbg
Some may disagree but I suspect that the BIOS...

Some may disagree but I suspect that the BIOS update killed it and if that is the case using another hard drive won't fix it. The BIOS update is actually an update to the computer's firmware and not...
Forum: Drivers 1 Day Ago
Replies: 15
Views: 323
Posted By townsbg
Don't believe them when they say that. What was...

Don't believe them when they say that. What was it doing before the update?
Forum: Drivers 1 Day Ago
Replies: 15
Views: 323
Posted By townsbg
BIOS = Basic input output system. It handles...

BIOS = Basic input output system. It handles functionality and communications with any hardware device. If an update to that goes wrong the computer might not be able to do anything with anything...
Forum: Backup and Restore 1 Day Ago
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Posted By townsbg
How many operating systems do you have installed?

How many operating systems do you have installed?
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 5 Days Ago
Replies: 7
Views: 586
Posted By townsbg
They where pulled? Why? Did they cause issues?

They where pulled? Why? Did they cause issues?
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 1 Week Ago
Replies: 7
Views: 586
Posted By townsbg
I prefer to keep WU at let me choose.

I prefer to keep WU at let me choose.
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 1 Week Ago
Replies: 7
Views: 586
Posted By townsbg
Well that worked. So I take it that renaming...

Well that worked. So I take it that renaming software distribution wouldn't have helped? WU didn't find any updates for 2008. Do you know if there where any?
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 1 Week Ago
Replies: 7
Views: 586
Posted By townsbg
Unable to check for Windows update

Today I went to check for updates on my virtual machines and on BOTH 2008 and 2008 R2 I am getting the error message that Windows Update cannot currently check for updates because the service is not...
Forum: General Discussion 1 Week Ago
Replies: 22
Views: 911
Posted By townsbg
Well now we can't help you since you have a...

Well now we can't help you since you have a pirated version of Windows because we be in a violation of our rules. Windows 7 Help Forums - Forum Rules...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 1 Week Ago
Replies: 4
Views: 291
Posted By townsbg
That's kind of like the rouse of charging an...

That's kind of like the rouse of charging an iphone in the Microwave.
Forum: System Security 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 7
Views: 913
Posted By townsbg
You definitely need to scan it.

You definitely need to scan it.
Forum: System Security 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 7
Views: 913
Posted By townsbg
You're right. It depends upon how old the image...

You're right. It depends upon how old the image is and when the problem started as well as where the image was located at the time of infection.
Forum: System Security 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 7
Views: 913
Posted By townsbg
User accounts all have a unique ID so recreating...

User accounts all have a unique ID so recreating it probably wouldn't work since the account would have a different ID. You would have to restore the account from a computer backup or from a system...
Forum: Network & Sharing 11 Jan 2018
Replies: 20
Views: 2,384
Posted By townsbg
Are you using an account on the server to access...

Are you using an account on the server to access the files or accounts on your computers? If the accounts are local to your computer then that could cause a permissions issue because just because...
Forum: Network & Sharing 03 Jan 2018
Replies: 20
Views: 2,384
Posted By townsbg
You followed this and it didn't work?

You followed this and it didn't work?
Forum: Graphic Cards 29 Dec 2017
Replies: 12
Views: 1,470
Posted By townsbg
Not quite. More like paying for a race car and...

Not quite. More like paying for a race car and only cruising around town.
Forum: Graphic Cards 29 Dec 2017
Replies: 12
Views: 1,470
Posted By townsbg
Intel is designed for cost whereas enthusiasts...

Intel is designed for cost whereas enthusiasts either go for ATI or Nvidia if they are concerned about performance. Now when comparing 2 cards there is more than just ram amount to consider. Although...
Forum: Graphic Cards 28 Dec 2017
Replies: 12
Views: 1,470
Posted By townsbg
Intel doesn't do as good a job with graphics as...

Intel doesn't do as good a job with graphics as ATI and Nvidia and until recently they where considered to be third rate at best. I think they have improved. Now without knowing anything else about...
Forum: Network & Sharing 28 Dec 2017
Replies: 20
Views: 2,384
Posted By townsbg
From the start menu type in cmd. RIGHT CLICK on...

From the start menu type in cmd. RIGHT CLICK on it and select run as administrator. In the command prompt type in SFC /scannow. Hit enter and let that run. Post back the results.
Forum: Network & Sharing 20 Dec 2017
Replies: 20
Views: 2,384
Posted By townsbg
SOLVED: How to Fix Error 0x80004005 - Appuals.com...

SOLVED: How to Fix Error 0x80004005 - Appuals.com (https://appuals.com/solved-how-to-fix-error-0x80004005/)

Look for the section Error 0x80004005 when accessing a Shared Drive/Folder. I strongly...
Forum: General Discussion 16 Dec 2017
Replies: 20
Views: 2,387
Posted By townsbg
Open up power options from the control panel. On...

Open up power options from the control panel. On the left select choose what closing the lid does. Beside when I close the lid select Do nothing from the drop down under on battery or plugged in....
Forum: General Discussion 15 Dec 2017
Replies: 5
Views: 1,789
Posted By townsbg
Generally you shouldn't mess with permissions,...

Generally you shouldn't mess with permissions, including ownership, of system folders including program files. What is your reasoning for taking ownership? Do you want to break your programs?
Forum: General Discussion 11 Dec 2017
Replies: 9
Views: 504
Posted By townsbg
Windows 7 doesn't do that. Windows 8 does though....

Windows 7 doesn't do that. Windows 8 does though. Print screen - Wikipedia (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Print_screen#Modern_use)

You mind be able to find a suitable method for doing this...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 08 Dec 2017
Replies: 6
Views: 538
Posted By townsbg
I'm not doubting your analysis but where do you...

I'm not doubting your analysis but where do you see that? Which of those lines? I'm asking because I'd like to learn more about crash dump analysis.
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 06 Dec 2017
Replies: 6
Views: 538
Posted By townsbg
Hopefully something in here will help. Windows 7...

Hopefully something in here will help. Windows 7 Blue screen error BCCode 1e - Microsoft Community...
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