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Forum: Software 22 Jun 2013
Replies: 10
Views: 12,648
Posted By Petersgc
WoW! This worked.... Now the question...

WoW!

This worked....

Now the question would be Why?

Why does the "Application Experience" service and the "Program Compatibility Assistant Service" prevent you from deleting .exe files and...
Forum: Network & Sharing 16 Mar 2011
Replies: 7
Views: 4,817
Posted By Petersgc
No offense, just an FYI: If the subnet mask is...

No offense, just an FYI: If the subnet mask is wrong, that puts the device on a different network, and so there would not be any communication above layer 2....the network wouldn't work...hostnames...
Forum: Network & Sharing 16 Mar 2011
Replies: 7
Views: 4,817
Posted By Petersgc
TBH, if you're behind a NAT router you don't...

TBH, if you're behind a NAT router you don't really need a firewall on your PC.
Unless for the Application Control.

But if you have to use one the "PC Tools" Free one is pretty good.
Also the...
Forum: Network & Sharing 16 Mar 2011
Replies: 7
Views: 4,817
Posted By Petersgc
Have you tried Uninstalling the firewall? ...

Have you tried Uninstalling the firewall?
Sometimes even when the Firewall is enabled the filtering driver is still active, and if that is faulty it can still cause issues.
Forum: Network & Sharing 16 Mar 2011
Replies: 3
Views: 1,384
Posted By Petersgc
What is the make and model of the Network Card in...

What is the make and model of the Network Card in the PC?
Seeing as you get the "Media disconnected" it would indicate that the Network Card cant Detect any signal on the line.

You might need to...
Forum: Network & Sharing 15 Mar 2011
Replies: 15
Views: 6,922
Posted By Petersgc
Update: I now have an error on the Windows XP...

Update: I now have an error on the Windows XP box.

"WorkGroup is not accessible, The Semaphore timeout period has expired"


**Update

If the Administrator password is changed so it is not...
Forum: Network & Sharing 15 Mar 2011
Replies: 15
Views: 6,922
Posted By Petersgc
Well I have had these Shares working with XP for...

Well I have had these Shares working with XP for about a year now (Until Win7 SP1), and have had XP to XP shares with Spaces in for over 5 years. So I can't see how that is possible. Are you sure...
Forum: Network & Sharing 15 Mar 2011
Replies: 15
Views: 6,922
Posted By Petersgc
Do you mean Shares that have a SPACE in the name...

Do you mean Shares that have a SPACE in the name "MyShare" or "My Share" ?
Forum: Network & Sharing 15 Mar 2011
Replies: 15
Views: 6,922
Posted By Petersgc
Nope, That hotfix didn't work.

Nope, That hotfix didn't work.
Forum: Network & Sharing 15 Mar 2011
Replies: 15
Views: 6,922
Posted By Petersgc
Both computer are connected to a Un-Managed...

Both computer are connected to a Un-Managed Switch, and can ping etc...
The Network settings on the Win7 (SP1) PC are set to "Work Network"

I can access the Win7 PC (on the XP) by typing the...
Forum: Network & Sharing 15 Mar 2011
Replies: 15
Views: 6,922
Posted By Petersgc
Both PC's have the "Built-in Firewalls" DISABLED ...

Both PC's have the "Built-in Firewalls" DISABLED

Hence NO FIREWALLS are enabled.
Forum: Network & Sharing 15 Mar 2011
Replies: 15
Views: 6,922
Posted By Petersgc
There are no firewalls on any of the PCs. The...

There are no firewalls on any of the PCs.
The network subnet is listed as a WORK network.
Forum: Network & Sharing 15 Mar 2011
Replies: 15
Views: 6,922
Posted By Petersgc
I am not sharing the root of a local Volume. ...

I am not sharing the root of a local Volume.

I'm talking about the root path of a UNC location.
"\\192.168.0.x" that shows the list of all the shares on the system.

Permissions are working...
Forum: Network & Sharing 15 Mar 2011
Replies: 15
Views: 6,922
Posted By Petersgc
Cant Browse UNC Root from XP to 7 after SP1

Hello,

This problem has been annoying me for a few days now and I can't figure out what it is.

If I browse my Win7 PC via UNC (\\192.168.0.x) on an XP PC I am unable to get a list of shares. If...
Forum: Gaming 05 Feb 2011
Replies: 2
Views: 10,358
Posted By Petersgc
Good Point! I completely forgot I could...

Good Point!

I completely forgot I could disable Aero-Glass per EXE with compatibility.
Lets hope it works with SteamApps...

But considering you can pretty much change everything in the windows...
Forum: Gaming 05 Feb 2011
Replies: 2
Views: 10,358
Posted By Petersgc
"Do you want to change the color scheme to improve performance?"

Hello,

This error has been bugging me for months now.
In certain games, in full screen mode the game will minimise and I will get the following error (See Pic). As you can see from the attached...
Forum: Drivers 13 Oct 2010
Replies: 6
Views: 5,861
Posted By Petersgc
spyknee, I think you dont understand the...

spyknee,

I think you dont understand the issue correctly.
I have a non HD Monitor connected via VGA and an HDTV connected via HDMI.

In windows XP in the nvidia control pannel that screen i...
Forum: Drivers 12 Oct 2010
Replies: 6
Views: 5,861
Posted By Petersgc
It is connected via HDMI, But as you can...

It is connected via HDMI,

But as you can see from the screen shot in my first post the Nvidia control pannel shows it connected via VGA.

There is nothing wrong with the TV as it works...
Forum: Drivers 11 Oct 2010
Replies: 6
Views: 5,861
Posted By Petersgc
Hey OS, Unfortuantly none of those options...

Hey OS,

Unfortuantly none of those options detect the HDTV correctly...

See the attached HDCP Snapin.

http://i868.photobucket.com/albums/ab248/petersgc/HDCP.png
Forum: Drivers 11 Oct 2010
Replies: 6
Views: 5,861
Posted By Petersgc
HDTV Picked up a VGA on HDMI

Hello,

I have just installed Win7 64 and noticed that both my 17'' TFT monitor and Sony HDTV are picked up in device manager as "Generic PnP Monitor"
...
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