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Forum: General Discussion 01 Sep 2012
Replies: 4
Views: 2,421
Posted By Don69
That must be it then! Thanks for clearing that up.

That must be it then! Thanks for clearing that up.
Forum: General Discussion 30 Aug 2012
Replies: 4
Views: 2,421
Posted By Don69
iTunes will not burn at 1X speed

To make sure I get the best audio quality possible, I want to burn my audio CDs in iTunes at the lowest possible speed to minimize writing errors. However, when I set the speed to 1X in iTunes, it...
Forum: Installation & Setup 11 Jan 2012
Replies: 6
Views: 16,887
Posted By Don69
Hi Boyans, that solved it! But something was...

Hi Boyans,

that solved it! But something was definitely not right.

Visual BCD showed an extra "Loader" called Windows 7 (a name I don't use for any of my installations). So I deleted that,...
Forum: Installation & Setup 05 Jan 2012
Replies: 6
Views: 16,887
Posted By Don69
Hi, I wasn't booted into the main OS. When I'm...

Hi, I wasn't booted into the main OS. When I'm booted in to the 2nd OS, the main OS is listed in msconfig twice and the delete button is active and can be used. However, if I change the first...
Forum: Installation & Setup 04 Jan 2012
Replies: 6
Views: 16,887
Posted By Don69
[QUOTE=gregrocker;1730558]Enter msconfig>Boot on...

[QUOTE=gregrocker;1730558]Enter msconfig>Boot on the main OS and see if you can figure out which is the duplicate to delete it.

The main OS is listed twice in msconfig as well as the boot menu....
Forum: Installation & Setup 04 Jan 2012
Replies: 6
Views: 16,887
Posted By Don69
Main OS shows up twice in boot menu?

I had Windows 7 installed two times on two different partitions of the same HD. Then I added a second hard drive and installed Windows 7 a third time.

Now the boot menu shows 4 entries, with the...
Forum: General Discussion 18 Jul 2010
Replies: 5
Views: 8,558
Posted By Don69
Thanks guys. Great tips! These solved my problem.

Thanks guys. Great tips! These solved my problem.
Forum: General Discussion 16 Jul 2010
Replies: 5
Views: 8,558
Posted By Don69
How do I access my main monitor if broken in a multi-monitor setup?

I have a setup with 6 monitors. Today my main monitor broke and I couldn't find a way to shut the PC down since I couldn't access the main desktop to get to the Start menu.

Is there a way to...
Forum: Network & Sharing 16 Jul 2009
Replies: 1
Views: 2,465
Posted By Don69
Networking with a Mac?

I have a new PC running Windows 7 RC, but I can't get it to find the shared folders on my Macs, nor can my Macs see the shared folders on the PC. Any ideas how to get at least one way working?

I'm...
Forum: General Discussion 25 Jun 2009
Replies: 2
Views: 8,912
Posted By Don69
Hi Dwarf, thanks for your reply. I am currently...

Hi Dwarf, thanks for your reply. I am currently working and can't reboot during the day. I will try it after work. Thanks again.
Forum: General Discussion 25 Jun 2009
Replies: 103
Views: 283,583
Posted By Don69
Yes smarteyeball, that's the one. Sorry to hear...

Yes smarteyeball, that's the one. Sorry to hear that I can't disable it. It seems incredibly stupid if you can't deem an already installed program as safe and bypass this question?

Thanks, Don
Forum: General Discussion 25 Jun 2009
Replies: 103
Views: 283,583
Posted By Don69
Hi Mr. Grim, there's no checkbox. Only Yes...

Hi Mr. Grim,

there's no checkbox. Only Yes and No buttons and a link that says "Change when these notifications appear", which links to "User Account Control Settings". These settings seems to be...
Forum: General Discussion 25 Jun 2009
Replies: 103
Views: 283,583
Posted By Don69
How to get rid of "Do you want to allow..."?

Sorry if this problem has been asked to death, I just couldn't find any posts with a solution.

When I open certain programs, I get a pop-up window asking "Do you want to allow the following...
Forum: General Discussion 25 Jun 2009
Replies: 2
Views: 8,912
Posted By Don69
System tray icons got super tiny?

After making changes to windows borders under "Advanced appearance settings" under "Window Color and Appearance", my system tray icons to the right of the task bar has become super tiny. My regular...
Forum: Installation & Setup 14 Jun 2009
Replies: 12
Views: 6,249
Posted By Don69
It's working now. After assigning a drive letter...

It's working now. After assigning a drive letter to the System partition I could change back the name of boot.ini file. Then I ran EasyBCD on Win 7 and was able to add the XP boot from there. Thanks...
Forum: Installation & Setup 14 Jun 2009
Replies: 12
Views: 6,249
Posted By Don69
Thank guys, the repair trick worked and I got my...

Thank guys, the repair trick worked and I got my two Win 7 installations back. However, the XP install, which I did not delete, does not show up in the boot list.

I can't find a way to access and...
Forum: Installation & Setup 14 Jun 2009
Replies: 12
Views: 6,249
Posted By Don69
Also, what would happen to Windows 7 if I...

Also, what would happen to Windows 7 if I reformatted partition 1, the 100 MB System Reserved partition (as XP put boot.ini etc. here)? Would Win 7 recreate it or would it cause Windows 7 not to...
Forum: Installation & Setup 14 Jun 2009
Replies: 12
Views: 6,249
Posted By Don69
Thanks Night Hawk for you quick reply. I had...

Thanks Night Hawk for you quick reply. I had already found that tutorial. However, I can't boot to any OS because I renamed the boot.ini file to boot.ini.old. I only get the error message as in my...
Forum: Installation & Setup 13 Jun 2009
Replies: 12
Views: 6,249
Posted By Don69
I have Dual Boot problems (Win 7 & XP)

I have one hard drive. It's divided in 4 partitions (I did 3, Windows did 1). First I installed Win 7 RC 64-bit, which ended up on partition 2 as Windows created a 100 MB System Reserved as partition...
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