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Forum: Installation & Setup 03 Nov 2017
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Posted By john1955
By the way . . . Acronis TI worked flawlessly...

By the way . . . Acronis TI worked flawlessly and took less than 5 minutes
Forum: Installation & Setup 03 Nov 2017
Replies: 24
Views: 1,374
Posted By john1955
It looked promising at first glance but that's...

It looked promising at first glance but that's not a solution because it's not the cause and I never get to the screen that's mentioned as part of the solution. And I am using the 64 bit CD versions....
Forum: Installation & Setup 03 Nov 2017
Replies: 24
Views: 1,374
Posted By john1955
I guess I can mark this as solved even though I...

I guess I can mark this as solved even though I have the unsolved issues with System Restore and not being able to use the windows backup.

That's why I have ERUNT and Acronis TI but I hate it...
Forum: Installation & Setup 03 Nov 2017
Replies: 24
Views: 1,374
Posted By john1955
I could not use windows System Image because I...

I could not use windows System Image because I keep getting the message "This version of System Recovery Options is not compatible with the version of Windows you are trying to repair" and it does...
Forum: Installation & Setup 03 Nov 2017
Replies: 24
Views: 1,374
Posted By john1955
Will the Windows Backup that comes with Windows 7...

Will the Windows Backup that comes with Windows 7 do what I want . . . to backup my system in it's present state with all the updates and restore it? Backup up to another drive?

Ive been using...
Forum: Installation & Setup 03 Nov 2017
Replies: 24
Views: 1,374
Posted By john1955
I hope your solution works but I did not use any...

I hope your solution works but I did not use any program to partition the disk. It was a new disk and I only used the partition program to look at it. I did however format the disk with Windows Disk...
Forum: Installation & Setup 02 Nov 2017
Replies: 24
Views: 1,374
Posted By john1955
I've managed to fix it two more times but every...

I've managed to fix it two more times but every time I hook up the SSD with Win-XP on it, it brakes the boot system for 7-64 and I have to run system restore. I cannot for the life of me figure out...
Forum: Installation & Setup 02 Nov 2017
Replies: 24
Views: 1,374
Posted By john1955
I took the time to delete all the partitions and...

I took the time to delete all the partitions and reinstall to a clean disk with no other drive connected.

The install went without a hitch and I could boot into it at will but as soon as I...
Forum: Installation & Setup 01 Nov 2017
Replies: 24
Views: 1,374
Posted By john1955
I just tried it again but this time I ran system...

I just tried it again but this time I ran system restore (a restore point before updating IE to IE 11) but that failed as well saying an unspecified error occurred (0x8000ffff)

If it falls to this...
Forum: Installation & Setup 01 Nov 2017
Replies: 24
Views: 1,374
Posted By john1955
Yes Sir.

Yes Sir.
Forum: Installation & Setup 01 Nov 2017
Replies: 24
Views: 1,374
Posted By john1955
I see. Well this time the repair program ran...

I see. Well this time the repair program ran after I ignorantly put the disk in the other DVD :o haha

But repair failed to make the repair.

See image below . . .

I figured it would be...
Forum: Installation & Setup 01 Nov 2017
Replies: 24
Views: 1,374
Posted By john1955
I have TWO Asus DVD drives. I was wondering how...

I have TWO Asus DVD drives. I was wondering how one of them got changed to UEFI. I'll try it from the other drive and see if that works . . . be right back . . .

If that does not work I was...
Forum: Installation & Setup 01 Nov 2017
Replies: 24
Views: 1,374
Posted By john1955
One more question . . . what do you mean by...

One more question . . .

what do you mean by Boot from the Win 7 installation disk as UEFI, go to repair - Do a boot repair.

I don't know what the "as UEFI" means.
Forum: Installation & Setup 01 Nov 2017
Replies: 24
Views: 1,374
Posted By john1955
Thanks, I tried that very thing while I was...

Thanks, I tried that very thing while I was waiting and I got the message: "This version of System Recovery Options is not compatible with the version of Windows you are trying to repair..." I read...
Forum: Installation & Setup 01 Nov 2017
Replies: 24
Views: 1,374
Posted By john1955
I guess I don't have a stable install yet. If I...

I guess I don't have a stable install yet. If I select the Boot Manager From the F12 Boot Menu it wont boot into anything. It says "reboot and select a proper boot device or insert a boot media in...
Forum: Installation & Setup 01 Nov 2017
Replies: 24
Views: 1,374
Posted By john1955
Yes, I added them to my original post above ^

Yes, I added them to my original post above ^
Forum: Installation & Setup 01 Nov 2017
Replies: 24
Views: 1,374
Posted By john1955
Installiation trouble with Win-7 Home Premium 64 bit

Lets see if I can clearly state my issue . . . My computer is a home build Gigabyte GA-Z77-HD3 with 8GB ram and I have FOUR hard drives. I had three HDs but just bought a new one. One drive is a WD...
Forum: General Discussion 02 May 2016
Replies: 11
Views: 1,608
Posted By john1955
I fixed True Image . . . So now that I'm...

I fixed True Image . . .

So now that I'm getting use to Windows 7 . . . are there any reasons to NOT to upgrade to Windows 10 while it's a free upgrade?

Is there another thread on just this...
Forum: General Discussion 02 May 2016
Replies: 11
Views: 1,608
Posted By john1955
I only need the root of System32 so if it fixed...

I only need the root of System32 so if it fixed that point you pointed to I'm OK.

Ever program that was listed in my OP still runs except that Acronis TB has a glitch that it had before that I...
Forum: General Discussion 02 May 2016
Replies: 11
Views: 1,608
Posted By john1955
I ran JunctionBox and I can still access...

I ran JunctionBox and I can still access C:\ProgramData but not everything under it. Anything that's a *shortcut* I cannot access (but not many are shortcuts) but now I cannot access...
Forum: General Discussion 02 May 2016
Replies: 11
Views: 1,608
Posted By john1955
Will JunctionBox fix ALL my folders or can I make...

Will JunctionBox fix ALL my folders or can I make selections? I still need ownership of system32
Forum: General Discussion 02 May 2016
Replies: 11
Views: 1,608
Posted By john1955
Is this broken or what?

I searched for a file and when I found it I got WAY too many hits so I went to the file location and saw this . . .

https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/91902273/What-the-heck.jpg

For some...
Forum: General Discussion 23 Apr 2016
Replies: 17
Views: 1,316
Posted By john1955
I thought I did. I know I did on the other two...

I thought I did. I know I did on the other two SSDs.
Forum: General Discussion 23 Apr 2016
Replies: 17
Views: 1,316
Posted By john1955
Me too. I expect searching the entire...

Me too.

I expect searching the entire drive will take longer but I don't do that very often and having SSDs helps. Defragmenting was turned on as well and I'm sure I turned it off when I...
Forum: General Discussion 23 Apr 2016
Replies: 17
Views: 1,316
Posted By john1955
SOLVED! I just turned off indexing on all...

SOLVED!

I just turned off indexing on all drives and now searching in C:\Users\John\Documents works and the results are almost instantaneous.


SFC found some problems and fixed them but I...
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