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Forum: Performance & Maintenance 08 Feb 2016
Replies: 0
Views: 1,277
Posted By Stewox
Another possible Hosts bypass found in dnsapi.dll

Doesn't seem like the people originally indluded this when they found about these strings that bypass the hosts file.

there's another "microsoft" string but it seems like the url is separated in...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 01 Dec 2015
Replies: 33
Views: 249,745
Posted By Stewox
This seems to be a general problem on some...

This seems to be a general problem on some windows 7 systems.

I have this errors pop up every time I insert a USB mass storage device. Usually 2 hits in the even viewer and sometimes it happens...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 27 Aug 2015
Replies: 2
Views: 912
Posted By Stewox
Well I don't have enough space to install windows...

Well I don't have enough space to install windows somewhere else.
Forum: Hardware & Devices 27 Aug 2015
Replies: 2
Views: 912
Posted By Stewox
ZFS Backup Hard Drive for NTFS files/Windows user ?

Hello

My WD20EZRX (2TB Green) is coming tomorrow and I've decided to enchance data integrity by using ZFS since it will be sitting in the closet and I'll be running scrub every few months to keep...
Forum: Installation & Setup 31 Jul 2015
Replies: 6
Views: 745
Posted By Stewox
Well I set the drive letter and they stay like...

Well I set the drive letter and they stay like that after reboot with no special volume flags.

I didn't kind of knew that for sure. I guess it's fine now, I did create a clonezilla image of the...
Forum: Installation & Setup 30 Jul 2015
Replies: 6
Views: 745
Posted By Stewox
Found a reference here...

Found a reference here https://neosmart.net/wiki/fix-uefi-boot/
But doesn't help at all, it's just a mention.


Back to diskpart ... there are no references to "system" in SETID flags and nothing...
Forum: Installation & Setup 30 Jul 2015
Replies: 6
Views: 745
Posted By Stewox
Well I wanted to remove the System Reserved...

Well I wanted to remove the System Reserved partition (and move the bootmgr and all that) from the HDD before I backup it, a slight issue arised, the "system" mark didn't move to the OS partition as...
Forum: Installation & Setup 30 Jul 2015
Replies: 6
Views: 745
Posted By Stewox
... sorry guys I don't have a lot of time with...

... sorry guys I don't have a lot of time with this I will be forced in a few hours to make a decision ... I will be thinking for other options while I do something unrelated I have to finish.
Forum: Installation & Setup 30 Jul 2015
Replies: 6
Views: 745
Posted By Stewox
And this is the stuff in old windows. The...

And this is the stuff in old windows.

The big one in the middle is taken with a phone is the win7 install disk. But if inside the OS it works, that doesn't really help.

Is the solution as...
Forum: Installation & Setup 30 Jul 2015
Replies: 6
Views: 745
Posted By Stewox
Any way to aviod messing up disk letters by hiding/not mounting them ?

Hello

This is a PC for someone else and I'm trying to disable the old windows install on a separate drive by making it inactive, however keeping it so it can be activated in case SSD fails or...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 19 Jul 2015
Replies: 20
Views: 2,094
Posted By Stewox
I did ran the optimizer after enabling write...

I did ran the optimizer after enabling write caching. I didn't notice any change in free space by the way.

Rebooted between each action, now going to a 3rd reboot I will test again.

I was...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 19 Jul 2015
Replies: 20
Views: 2,094
Posted By Stewox
I was researching and have been aware of such a...

I was researching and have been aware of such a feature, when I was shopping in early 2013, I didn't notice it for this drive, but there was big PR about this for many workstation/server SSDs which...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 19 Jul 2015
Replies: 20
Views: 2,094
Posted By Stewox
Write Caching for SSD is disabled. Samsung...

Write Caching for SSD is disabled. Samsung Magician tells me that it should be enabled, and also says that Write Cache Buffer Flushing should be disabled (this means both buttons ticked in windows)
...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 19 Jul 2015
Replies: 20
Views: 2,094
Posted By Stewox
Will try that utility. Well I still have one...

Will try that utility.

Well I still have one Sata power with 3.3v intact but ... I really didn't had any other choice since no more Power connectors I would have to disconnect other drives and I...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 19 Jul 2015
Replies: 20
Views: 2,094
Posted By Stewox
I believe I always had it on SPort 1 but I do not...

I believe I always had it on SPort 1 but I do not know wether or not it was with 3.3vdc or not.

Just for clarity when I rearranged my files between drives (consolidated partitions, etc) I just put...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 19 Jul 2015
Replies: 20
Views: 2,094
Posted By Stewox
I'll be darn .... Just 2 weeks ago I have...

I'll be darn ....

Just 2 weeks ago I have made maintenace with reformatting my HDDs and adding a new 1TB one ... which included changing cables such as Sata ports and power cables around ...
...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 18 Jul 2015
Replies: 20
Views: 2,094
Posted By Stewox
These are the ATTO and Crystal Disk Mark ... i'm...

These are the ATTO and Crystal Disk Mark ... i'm not an expert on these numbers, but they do not seem to hang nor do anything weird ... so I guess this is some good news, but the final test will come...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 18 Jul 2015
Replies: 20
Views: 2,094
Posted By Stewox
I still have warranty, so I'll probably do that...

I still have warranty, so I'll probably do that for the issue with writing

http://i.imgur.com/L5ho8Rn.jpg


The logfile isn't big actually, about 60 MBs ...

http://i.imgur.com/VNuNoOh.jpg
...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 16 Jul 2015
Replies: 20
Views: 2,094
Posted By Stewox
Something got fixed now with the write, but 4K...

Something got fixed now with the write, but 4K still won't release, will try video transcoding again with other benchmarks.

http://i.imgur.com/zJnEWT5.jpg

http://i.imgur.com/HFBgBwe.jpg

It's...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 15 Jul 2015
Replies: 20
Views: 2,094
Posted By Stewox
I'm not really sure what the heck to do. The...

I'm not really sure what the heck to do.

The long term plan, in a month or two, I might actually sell this SSD before it fails and buy a new one.

But I might still try do something and if I can...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 14 Jul 2015
Replies: 20
Views: 2,094
Posted By Stewox
trimcheck said it appears to be working. and...

trimcheck said it appears to be working.

and fsutil confirms it as well

should I start looking into the SSD hardware failure possibility then ...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 14 Jul 2015
Replies: 20
Views: 2,094
Posted By Stewox
System Restore, Backup, And Volume Shadow Service...

System Restore, Backup, And Volume Shadow Service are completely disabled and snapshots deleted, pagefile and hibernation are disabled (i do stuff like this the minute i install windows, among other...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 13 Jul 2015
Replies: 20
Views: 2,094
Posted By Stewox
System/CMD/PHP writes to $LogFile gets interrupted and never cleans up

Hello

I have potentially stumbled upon a massive problem with php.exe, command prompt and the System process that writes to $Logfile when downloading and saving some stuff.

This is the PHP...
Forum: General Discussion 30 Jun 2015
Replies: 3
Views: 863
Posted By Stewox
Okay guys ... now I got a problem with viewing...

Okay guys ... now I got a problem with viewing Internet Explorer 10 History.

From registry and my own head i have a list of some 15 items that were lost, more then half of them not critical at all...
Forum: General Discussion 30 Jun 2015
Replies: 3
Views: 863
Posted By Stewox
Well sure will do something about ... like...

Well sure will do something about ... like actually snapping screenshots of my folder structure like I do my desktop icons (im so so disappointed at my self that I didn't do this before...
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