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Forum: Tutorials 25 Dec 2013
Replies: 75
Views: 540,597
Posted By blued
This was my impression too and I hated Notepad++...

This was my impression too and I hated Notepad++ default icon which applied to all txt, ini, xml, etc, files associated with it. But found a way here to over-ride the programs icon (which should work...
Forum: Gaming 15 Sep 2012
Replies: 18
Views: 7,766
Posted By blued
Had same problem as OP with DEP buttons shaded...

Had same problem as OP with DEP buttons shaded out and same error messages (admin privileges required and to use bcedit.exe). Fixed it with EasyBCD. On advanced settings tab, I set PAE to default and...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 09 May 2012
Replies: 5
Views: 2,452
Posted By blued
Matter of personal taste I guess. I love glossy....

Matter of personal taste I guess. I love glossy. Was also concerned about the glare and thought I would have to keep the shades down all the time (window behind me). After some time I got used to...
Forum: General Discussion 17 Dec 2011
Replies: 3
Views: 14,272
Posted By blued
That tutorial was for simply adding a program to...

That tutorial was for simply adding a program to the general context menu. The OP's problem was that the "New" context menu item for txt files was missing and the "tute" did not explain how to fix...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 23 Dec 2010
Replies: 4
Views: 5,613
Posted By blued
This only happens on bootup. I see the windows 7...

This only happens on bootup. I see the windows 7 logo forming then the blue screen appears.

And yes, I have a gtx470.
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 23 Dec 2010
Replies: 4
Views: 5,613
Posted By blued
Blue screen, no text?

Dont know what to make of it, doesnt happen very often (about once a week) but when it does, it just hangs there indefinitely. And I have to hard reboot the PC. Nothing in event viewer other than the...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 04 Oct 2010
Replies: 7
Views: 19,365
Posted By blued
usasma, I've been having this 0x0000009c...

usasma,

I've been having this 0x0000009c machine check exception error as well and been searching for a solution for a while now. Stumbled upon another thread with your input here...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 18 Aug 2010
Replies: 44
Views: 127,956
Posted By blued
Microsoft personnel say that Win 7 by design is...

Microsoft personnel say that Win 7 by design is supposed to handle hardware changes (incl mobo) with little or no trouble:

How to change motherboard on Windows 7 system...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 18 Aug 2010
Replies: 44
Views: 127,956
Posted By blued
^ For some reason a clean install sounds like...

^ For some reason a clean install sounds like less of a hassle than that. :D I just got a new mobo, CPU, RAM. Will try to boot up normally but at first hint of trouble, will not waste time and just...
Forum: News 10 Apr 2010
Replies: 66
Views: 16,166
Posted By blued
Official release in 30 days? Source?

Official release in 30 days? Source?
Forum: News 10 Apr 2010
Replies: 66
Views: 16,166
Posted By blued
Jeez, doesnt anyone do image backups? I can...

Jeez, doesnt anyone do image backups? I can thrash the hell out of my system, inject the worst viruses or even format my OS partition and be back to perfect running condition in under 10 minutes....
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 12 Sep 2009
Replies: 25
Views: 35,415
Posted By blued
My apologies to you antman. The P5K3 is indeed a...

My apologies to you antman. The P5K3 is indeed a DDR3 board. Although I looked closely at the ram slot notches which appeared to be DDR2, hence my earlier reply.
...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 11 Sep 2009
Replies: 25
Views: 35,415
Posted By blued
Am I missing something? Isn't the singlemost...

Am I missing something? Isn't the singlemost effective tweak here 6GB? Or 3GB?[/QUOTE]

The board pictured, with a P35 chip, is a DDR3 board. With two pairs of matched slots.

Seems we are...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 11 Sep 2009
Replies: 25
Views: 35,415
Posted By blued
Am I missing something? Isn't the singlemost...

Am I missing something? Isn't the singlemost effective tweak here 6GB? Or 3GB?[/quote]

I tried to fit this knew perspective into my knowledgebase, but there is no P2Q mobo at the Asus site.
...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 11 May 2009
Replies: 3
Views: 6,582
Posted By blued
Heres a nice freebie app...

Heres a nice freebie app (http://startedlite.outertech.com/index.php?_charisma_page=product&id=9) that shows services and color codes them according to importance.
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 11 May 2009
Replies: 7
Views: 3,418
Posted By blued
Good to know Intels thermal protection circuitry...

Good to know Intels thermal protection circuitry works well and drastically downclocks or shuts down to prevent damage. I've had a fastening pin slip out of place and temps quickly hit their max but...
Forum: Gaming 11 May 2009
Replies: 642
Views: 845,785
Posted By blued
Thank you very much! This bedeviled the hell out...

Thank you very much! This bedeviled the hell out of me. Your post solved my hanging launcher problem. :D
Forum: General Discussion 03 May 2009
Replies: 8
Views: 6,794
Posted By blued
Ha ha, found it! It was this setting in the...

Ha ha, found it! It was this setting in the registry that caused the highlight delay:

[HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Control Panel\Mouse]
"MouseHoverTime"="400"

I knocked off a couple of zeros, its now 4....
Forum: General Discussion 02 May 2009
Replies: 8
Views: 6,794
Posted By blued
Thanks for the replies guys. The way I've always...

Thanks for the replies guys. The way I've always selected multiple files was to hold control and move the curser over the files. This was very quick if involving many files in random places and the...
Forum: General Discussion 02 May 2009
Replies: 8
Views: 6,794
Posted By blued
Highlighting multiple files too slow

Hi,

When I want to select many files in a folder, I have to pause over each one for a while until it changes from a translucent shade to solid. This annoys the hell out of me as it slows me down...
Forum: Customization 27 Apr 2009
Replies: 54
Views: 83,799
Posted By blued
I was searching the web for a solution to this...

I was searching the web for a solution to this problem and found this site and thread. Yes, it is very annoying and I doubt if I will move to Windows 7 if it remains like this.

The auto-arrange...
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