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Forum: Performance & Maintenance 08 Feb 2013
Replies: 4
Views: 5,001
Posted By KayronLim
Hi, I couldn't get IN safe mode, it ran startup...

Hi, I couldn't get IN safe mode, it ran startup repair by itself and I believe the reason that it took 24 hours was because my hard drive was already in a bad way... So now I wake up and find a SMART...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 07 Feb 2013
Replies: 4
Views: 5,001
Posted By KayronLim
chkdsk ran 8 hrs, then black screen, then weird startup screen, then..

... after 15 minutes of hanging in that weird startup screen, considering whether to hard reboot or not, it went into start repair (still there now)...

To make a long story short, I suspected...
Forum: Drivers 21 Sep 2011
Replies: 5
Views: 4,234
Posted By KayronLim
Hi KayronLim have you tried this little program...

Hi KayronLim have you tried this little program nVidia - Nasty File Remover download from Guru3D.com (http://downloads.guru3d.com/nVidia---Nasty-File-Remover-download-582.html)

this will search...
Forum: Drivers 21 Sep 2011
Replies: 5
Views: 4,234
Posted By KayronLim
Nvidia drivers 280.26 clinging onto my computer like a virus

I recently installed this driver: NVIDIA DRIVERS 280.26 WHQL (http://www.nvidia.co.uk/object/notebook-win7-winvista-64bit-280.26-whql-driver-uk.html) (all 5 components)

Now after installing it, I...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 10 May 2011
Replies: 3
Views: 10,354
Posted By KayronLim
I will do the above asap, I just returned from a...

I will do the above asap, I just returned from a short trip and have to find the time to dedicate a day to follow the instructions.

I'll be back, stick around!
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 28 Apr 2011
Replies: 3
Views: 10,354
Posted By KayronLim
BSOD, event id 508, source: ESENT

Note: I have not been able to include a performance report as I got the following error after following instructions:

Error:


An error occured while attempting to generate the report.
...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 26 Apr 2011
Replies: 5
Views: 1,517
Posted By KayronLim
Thank you for your concern Jacee. I'm doing some...

Thank you for your concern Jacee. I'm doing some online research to see which antivir is the best (read: has the least issues), and checking avast and avira.

The removal tool seems only for win xp...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 26 Apr 2011
Replies: 7
Views: 5,097
Posted By KayronLim
I have it on "check for updates but let me choose...

I have it on "check for updates but let me choose whether to download and install them"... also, the computer has not rebooted itself during the update, because looking at the update history, I was...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 26 Apr 2011
Replies: 5
Views: 1,517
Posted By KayronLim
Nope, I have not messed around there since I...

Nope, I have not messed around there since I optimized that to my preferences a long time ago... I checked to be sure, but found nothing that has changed and thus allow a problem like this to...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 26 Apr 2011
Replies: 7
Views: 5,097
Posted By KayronLim
And this mean windows defender does that... well...

And this mean windows defender does that... well I have a problem now that might be connected to it: https://www.sevenforums.com/performance-maintenance/159469-strange-problem-i-recently-have.html
...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 26 Apr 2011
Replies: 7
Views: 5,097
Posted By KayronLim
Hi and thank you for your reply. Does this mean...

Hi and thank you for your reply. Does this mean it is normal that it got around my windows update settings which I set on allowing me to decide whether or not to install an update?
And if I uncheck...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 26 Apr 2011
Replies: 5
Views: 1,517
Posted By KayronLim
Strange problem I recently have...

Since a couple of days ago, my laptop will not go to sleep half of the time when I close the lid. Reopening it will show a black screen with the fan still running and the hard drive working overtime....
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 26 Apr 2011
Replies: 7
Views: 5,097
Posted By KayronLim
Windows defender updating definition file without my permission

So I uninstalled mcafee recently and it turns out the antivirus program had blocked windows defender (a software I never knew I had until now!) and its updates all this time. Suddenly I started to...
Forum: Backup and Restore 18 May 2010
Replies: 17
Views: 8,964
Posted By KayronLim
Another tuesday, and I see the old 'automatic...

Another tuesday, and I see the old 'automatic restore point' has been cleared and a new one made. :rolleyes:

So I know for sure now that somehow my win7 restore points are deleted weekly. STILL...
Forum: Backup and Restore 15 May 2010
Replies: 17
Views: 8,964
Posted By KayronLim
automatic restore point is 1,48 gb. It may create...

automatic restore point is 1,48 gb. It may create points weekly, but it shouldn't be deleting other restore points, especially when there's enough space left..
Forum: Backup and Restore 15 May 2010
Replies: 17
Views: 8,964
Posted By KayronLim
10 gb, did all that last time I had this problem....

10 gb, did all that last time I had this problem. Only had one restore point left this time and the automatic one it created when it cleared the rest up.. see my earlier posts in the thread as well....
Forum: Backup and Restore 15 May 2010
Replies: 17
Views: 8,964
Posted By KayronLim
A fix/explenation yet? Windows again cleared my...

A fix/explenation yet? Windows again cleared my system restore points (and this time there was only the automatic restore point it created after cleaning my system restore up, and the restore point...
Forum: Backup and Restore 09 May 2010
Replies: 17
Views: 8,964
Posted By KayronLim
Well...? Don't leave me hanging like that. :zip:

Well...? Don't leave me hanging like that. :zip:
Forum: Backup and Restore 06 May 2010
Replies: 17
Views: 8,964
Posted By KayronLim
What do you mean? Because this is a new system I...

What do you mean? Because this is a new system I did use system restore back and forth quite a few times and programs have rolled back to previous versions during that time.
Forum: Backup and Restore 04 May 2010
Replies: 17
Views: 8,964
Posted By KayronLim
I don't have ccleaner... thing is, this is a...

I don't have ccleaner... thing is, this is a brand new computer which I've just set up (laptop sony vaio f, comes with all the bloatware and stuff but nobody else on the sony vaio f owner's forum...
Forum: Backup and Restore 04 May 2010
Replies: 17
Views: 8,964
Posted By KayronLim
Nope, no tasks for system restore in task...

Nope, no tasks for system restore in task scheduler.
Right now, 10 gb is reserved for system restore. Atm only 1.56 is used.
Yes. This is the first time that this happened like this. Before I just...
Forum: Backup and Restore 04 May 2010
Replies: 17
Views: 8,964
Posted By KayronLim
Windows 7 keeps deleting restore points

Hi, a new user of windows 7. I've used system restore before and know that windows will delete older restore points once the space allocated for restore points fill up... however, Windows seems to be...
Forum: Themes and Styles 01 May 2010
Replies: 6
Views: 43,637
Posted By KayronLim
thx tylar, I'll try your suggestions. I...

thx tylar, I'll try your suggestions. I reinstalled my video driver, which was the latest available for the sony vaio posted on its site.. so it was up to date, but I did a few system restores which...
Forum: Themes and Styles 30 Apr 2010
Replies: 6
Views: 43,637
Posted By KayronLim
I'm starting to believe it might actually be...

I'm starting to believe it might actually be haunted... virus scanner shows zip! :devil:

This is on a new sony vaio f laptop.

"Also, when I hover over or click the icons on the bar (say...
Forum: Themes and Styles 30 Apr 2010
Replies: 6
Views: 43,637
Posted By KayronLim
Taskbar changes color and theme by itself?

So I'm a new Windows 7 user and I've noticed that last night when I left the computer on my taskbar's changed from grey to lightblue somewhere during the morning. Also, when I hover over or click...
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