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Forum: Performance & Maintenance 19 Apr 2017
Replies: 10
Views: 23,804
Posted By Tweakit
Sorry Ginz, i never did any more work on this. ...

Sorry Ginz, i never did any more work on this. I'm mostly using windows 10 now. Good luck with it!
Forum: Hardware & Devices 13 Nov 2015
Replies: 2
Views: 927
Posted By Tweakit
Thanks Lava King. This is the information I was...

Thanks Lava King. This is the information I was looking for! Here's another question for you:
When I boot in AHCI mode in Win7 the Bios takes 20 or 30 seconds longer to go thru its cycle before...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 13 Nov 2015
Replies: 2
Views: 927
Posted By Tweakit
Mobo SSD Support?

My GigaByte Mobo (see system spec) was purchased in 2010. I'm considering buying an SSD for the system and I want to be sure my hardware supports it using AHCI mode. When AHCI is enabled I see the...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 07 Nov 2015
Replies: 13
Views: 3,514
Posted By Tweakit
Thanks!

Thanks very much DavidE for your interest and all of your help! Very much appreciated! I'm going to mark this thread as solved.
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 06 Nov 2015
Replies: 13
Views: 3,514
Posted By Tweakit
Thanks DavidE for the info on boot managers etc. ...

Thanks DavidE for the info on boot managers etc. I made a screen shot with the original HDD but canít find it. Anyway itís identical to what youíll find in post #9 except that the unallocated space...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 06 Nov 2015
Replies: 13
Views: 3,514
Posted By Tweakit
Thanks for your response DavidE. My apologies...

Thanks for your response DavidE. My apologies for the confusion on the system specs. My published system specs are for my desktop computer. The Laptop computer in question is one I recently...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 06 Nov 2015
Replies: 1
Views: 1,162
Posted By Tweakit
I would first do a clean boot and see if the...

I would first do a clean boot and see if the problem clears up. https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/929135
If it clears up then you can re-enable the services one at a time to try and figure...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 05 Nov 2015
Replies: 13
Views: 3,514
Posted By Tweakit
Completed the SSD clone... sort of.

OK, the drive came in a few hours ago and Iíve got my dual boot (XP pro sp3 and Win7-32bit) all cloned over the new SSD drive. Hereís how I did it:
ē While booted into win7 on the original HDD I...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 04 Nov 2015
Replies: 13
Views: 3,514
Posted By Tweakit
Thanks DavidE for the very detailed information. ...

Thanks DavidE for the very detailed information. This is very helpful! My SSD (SanDisk SDSSDA-120G-G25) wonít be delivered for a few more days and Iíll start working on it then. I downloaded the...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 04 Nov 2015
Replies: 13
Views: 3,514
Posted By Tweakit
Thanks for this information DavidE! ē When...

Thanks for this information DavidE!
ē When you transferred the multi-boot did you do this one partition at a time? Is that the way Macrium Reflect works?
ē If so, when I transfer the XP...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 03 Nov 2015
Replies: 13
Views: 3,514
Posted By Tweakit
Clone Dual Boot on SSD

I have an older laptop with a 60GB drive and in a dual boot configuration of XP and Windows 7 32 bit. I ordered a 120GB SSD and Iíd like to make a clone of the existing drive on the SSD. I did some...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 12 Jun 2015
Replies: 2
Views: 581
Posted By Tweakit
Thanks GokAy. Yes I do keep my drives backed up...

Thanks GokAy. Yes I do keep my drives backed up pretty regularly just in case. I don't think this is a disk issue though since only one disk in my system was detected. Two hard drives and one DVD...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 12 Jun 2015
Replies: 2
Views: 581
Posted By Tweakit
Major glitch!??

Iíd like to get an understanding of what happened yesterday. I closed down my machine and then rebooted. I may not have waited the 10 seconds that youíre supposed to wait on a re-boot. Right after...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 18 May 2015
Replies: 7
Views: 1,430
Posted By Tweakit
I have two computers that showed this problem due...

I have two computers that showed this problem due to KB3022345. Both of them returned to a clean SFC after simply uninstalling KB3022345. I never ran the fixit tool. Does anyone know why this is? ...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 16 May 2015
Replies: 14
Views: 6,520
Posted By Tweakit
Paul, I am aware of post #6. I mentioned...

Paul,
I am aware of post #6. I mentioned earlier that my SFC scans have been clean since I uninstalled KB3022345 per GoKAyís instruction in post #6. The question I posed in posts #8, #11 and #13...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 16 May 2015
Replies: 14
Views: 6,520
Posted By Tweakit
Ztruker, I was a little hasty in my entry...

Ztruker,
I was a little hasty in my entry above. What I actually entered from the prompt was:
Dism /online /cleanup-image /?
If you enter that on your win 7 machine I think you will see the...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 15 May 2015
Replies: 14
Views: 6,520
Posted By Tweakit
Ztruker, Thanks for your reply. While i...

Ztruker,
Thanks for your reply. While i suspect you are correct, I am confused. I attached the /? response from my Windows 7 machine. The last line shows the very command that i used. i think...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 14 May 2015
Replies: 14
Views: 6,520
Posted By Tweakit
GokAy, Thanks much sir!! I just uninstalled...

GokAy,
Thanks much sir!! I just uninstalled KB3022345 and sfc worked fine! I didn't run the fix tool.
GokAy and Ztruker: I still may have a problem though. The SURT runs fine and finds no...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 14 May 2015
Replies: 14
Views: 6,520
Posted By Tweakit
I'd still like to get some help with this as i'm...

I'd still like to get some help with this as i'm not have any success. Here's what i did since the last post. I ran sfc /scannow from the repair disk booted on the CD Rom. Ran it at least 6 times...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 13 May 2015
Replies: 14
Views: 6,520
Posted By Tweakit
Thank you Ztruker for your suggestion. Is this...

Thank you Ztruker for your suggestion.
Is this running the system update readiness tool from an online location?
If so, is this the same as what is described here:...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 13 May 2015
Replies: 14
Views: 6,520
Posted By Tweakit
SFC /Scannow can't fix corrupt files.

Every few months I run the SFC and its never reported a problem. Today I ran it and it found problems it can't fix. I attached the sfcdetails file. I've run the SFC /scannow command at least 6...
Forum: Microsoft Office 12 Feb 2014
Replies: 44
Views: 23,596
Posted By Tweakit
I just installed today's updates updates and then...

I just installed today's updates updates and then launched Outlook 2010 to find the two warnings did not appear!! Looks like Microsoft may have fixed it.
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 29 Jan 2014
Replies: 9
Views: 2,802
Posted By Tweakit
Scanner is 3.5 yrs old and yes it happens with...

Scanner is 3.5 yrs old and yes it happens with all usb devices as of the middle of October of last year. You can do the test I mentioned at the end of my last post to see if you see it on your...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 29 Jan 2014
Replies: 9
Views: 2,802
Posted By Tweakit
Thanks for looking at this gregrocker. In the...

Thanks for looking at this gregrocker. In the device manager I searched for an updated driver for the USB controllers and anything else that was usb related. In all cases the best driver was already...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 26 Jan 2014
Replies: 9
Views: 2,802
Posted By Tweakit
More Information/Clues

Strange indeed!! The computer in question has two on-board usb3 ports and several usb2 ports. The problem exists on all of the ports whether or not usb2 or usb3. See my system specs for the mobo. ...
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