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Forum: Music, Pictures & Video 1 Week Ago
Replies: 6
Views: 841
Posted By irishmike
Just saw my laptop has an old as dirt Intel...

Just saw my laptop has an old as dirt Intel Express G45 chipset :shock:




I am thinking of getting an HP desktop that has an Intel G4560T chip and Intel HD 610 graphics, that should be more...
Forum: General Discussion 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 5
Views: 2,858
Posted By irishmike
Awesome TY!

Awesome TY!
Forum: General Discussion 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 5
Views: 2,858
Posted By irishmike
Can Windows 7 be installed on this desktop?

Looking at getting a cheaper used desktop




It is an HP ProDesk 600 and states " No OS Installed, COA Code for Windows 8 Professional Embedded in the BIOS"


I have a copy of Win 7 Ultimate...
Forum: Music, Pictures & Video 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 6
Views: 841
Posted By irishmike
huh what hardware do you have. My Dell is a...

huh what hardware do you have. My Dell is a Studio 1555 with HD 4550 and a core 2, 2.2
Forum: Music, Pictures & Video 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 6
Views: 841
Posted By irishmike
That is what I use but my hardware just cannot...

That is what I use but my hardware just cannot keep up with x265 tech I guess. Not sure if CPU or GPU is the issue with watching x265 video files
Forum: Music, Pictures & Video 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 6
Views: 841
Posted By irishmike
Need help decoding x265 video

Does anyone have a short list of the oldest Intel tech I should have for watching my x265 videos?


Looking to build a small unit around Windows 7 and not sure what mobo/chip to get on a budget
...
Forum: Installation & Setup 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 6
Views: 591
Posted By irishmike
Should a clean install be in separate partition?

Trying to fix some issues trying a Win 7 Ultimate clean I stal

I dented partition now I'm looking at 100 MG and a 499 GB partition I deleted

Should I install in the 499 or create a separate...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 4
Views: 205
Posted By irishmike
What does "memory dump" mean and why am I gettting them during videos?

So my Dell studio only has an Express 45 chip for graphics and already causing some stuttering graphics on occasion


Well 3 times today, twice during streaming ISO movie to TV and once during...
Forum: Music, Pictures & Video 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 3
Views: 748
Posted By irishmike
Updated the Bios DL'd intel graphics media...

Updated the Bios
DL'd intel graphics media accelerator driver for mobile


Fixed my issue. Not sure what fixed it but my money is on that Intel accelerator

Updated the Bios
DL'd intel...
Forum: Music, Pictures & Video 14 Oct 2018
Replies: 3
Views: 748
Posted By irishmike
Thanks Yes, all my rips are 1/1 copies,1080...

Thanks

Yes, all my rips are 1/1 copies,1080 res
Forum: Music, Pictures & Video 14 Oct 2018
Replies: 3
Views: 748
Posted By irishmike
Video playback is jittery, what could be causing this?

I have 2 older Dell Studio laptops I stream my ISO, x264 and other videos with. I have tried VLC, Power DVD and 5kPlayer, same results


Seems to be decent with MP4, X264 and other small files...
Forum: Installation & Setup 21 Sep 2018
Replies: 39
Views: 1,074
Posted By irishmike
Got my 500 GB HDD today. Said it had Win 10 on...

Got my 500 GB HDD today. Said it had Win 10 on it, which I do not want.


here is the screen I see when doing a clean Win 7 install, should I delete all of them and have only partition before...
Forum: Installation & Setup 18 Sep 2018
Replies: 39
Views: 1,074
Posted By irishmike
TY I ran the Rufus program, created...

TY




I ran the Rufus program, created an image of Win 7 on my USB, everything worked great but but for 1 hour 30 minutes the scree shows "Windows 7 is finalizing you settings"


I know this...
Forum: Installation & Setup 17 Sep 2018
Replies: 39
Views: 1,074
Posted By irishmike
Decided to run diagnostics and got this error ...

Decided to run diagnostics and got this error



http://i.imgur.com/B2k9UhY.jpg
Forum: Installation & Setup 17 Sep 2018
Replies: 39
Views: 1,074
Posted By irishmike
OK then I've been doing it right I guess ...

OK then I've been doing it right I guess

Here are the 2 screen I get, but it launches into XP and never boots from disk

http://i.imgur.com/NmAq9gN.jpg



http://i.imgur.com/rYgrj7i.jpg
Forum: Installation & Setup 17 Sep 2018
Replies: 39
Views: 1,074
Posted By irishmike
Cool thanks I'm 100% in booting from CD,...

Cool thanks

I'm 100% in booting from CD, it's just not found it so after the hell I went through with Win 7 booting in thing the HDD is fried. Cannot get to bios, Phoenix password. I tried a...
Forum: Installation & Setup 17 Sep 2018
Replies: 39
Views: 1,074
Posted By irishmike
Thanks I'll burn another later after I drop the...

Thanks I'll burn another later after I drop the kids off

I double clicked it in the drive, it fired up to the install screen but not sure if I should install "over" XP
Forum: Installation & Setup 17 Sep 2018
Replies: 39
Views: 1,074
Posted By irishmike
Also did this as instructed just to see what...

Also did this as instructed just to see what happens, have the ISO disk but 5 consecutive times now I restart and boot from CD and it goes right into XP, not booting from disk
Forum: Installation & Setup 17 Sep 2018
Replies: 39
Views: 1,074
Posted By irishmike
Ok just finished S.M.A.R.T. test.....Test status...

Ok just finished S.M.A.R.T. test.....Test status "PASS"


Short Drive Self test got to 50% and stated "FAIL"




Also I have bugged you guys SO MUCH I am sorry but got any drive...
Forum: Installation & Setup 17 Sep 2018
Replies: 39
Views: 1,074
Posted By irishmike
Thanks I plan on having this for a while...

Thanks

I plan on having this for a while maybe just spend $20 and get another drive?

So another drive should allow me to install Win 7 no issues I assume


Do you think the drive is the...
Forum: Installation & Setup 17 Sep 2018
Replies: 39
Views: 1,074
Posted By irishmike
TY I just DL this and took the ei.cfg...

TY


I just DL this and took the ei.cfg out. I will burn it, see if works or my HD is bad
Forum: Installation & Setup 17 Sep 2018
Replies: 39
Views: 1,074
Posted By irishmike
My bad here is the direct link ...

My bad here is the direct link


https://i.imgur.com/uES3ttM.jpg




https://i.imgur.com/6nqafY8.jpg
Forum: Installation & Setup 17 Sep 2018
Replies: 39
Views: 1,074
Posted By irishmike
Guys, gave up for now, I FINALLY got XP installed...

Guys, gave up for now, I FINALLY got XP installed last night just to get something running.


I decided to run a HDD test using Crystal, got this info, is my HDD ok? This is step one in figuring...
Forum: Installation & Setup 16 Sep 2018
Replies: 39
Views: 1,074
Posted By irishmike
Ok just got it to boot from the Win 7 disk again,...

Ok just got it to boot from the Win 7 disk again, went through with install


Did not create partition this time, just installed on the 300 GB, got through the process but when it get to the end,...
Forum: Installation & Setup 16 Sep 2018
Replies: 39
Views: 1,074
Posted By irishmike
My bad, ISO disk. when I restart, only...

My bad, ISO disk.


when I restart, only options are F2 boot, and it asks for password (Phoenix) and F12, boot options, when I boot from disk, the same runaround with the error, trying to finish...
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