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Forum: General Discussion 1 Day Ago
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Posted By loninappleton
samuria Thanks for the tip. That SSD...

samuria Thanks for the tip.


That SSD just seems to run slow and not give any advantage, save maybe boot up.
My test is using Handbrake with the object file also on the SSD which is pretty much...
Forum: General Discussion 1 Day Ago
Replies: 3
Views: 149
Posted By loninappleton
Save SSD file to HDD needs permissions

Today I am trying to set up my boot SSD to save an encoded video file to the E: drive on system which is
a 1 TB hard disk.


That was a boot drive from which I cloned the SSD and things are...
Forum: Backup and Restore 27 Oct 2018
Replies: 16
Views: 984
Posted By loninappleton
Just a few notes on this. I wound up reverting...

Just a few notes on this. I wound up reverting to my old backup program run from cd. Old equipment, old program.


On the Updater problem, there is a way to go in and delete the updates you...
Forum: Backup and Restore 26 Oct 2018
Replies: 16
Views: 984
Posted By loninappleton
I got he AOMIE 3.0. Some unusual events...

I got he AOMIE 3.0.


Some unusual events happened. Just to test on some scratch drives in this case Windows 10 not 7
I noticed an uninvited Update happening.


I looked up what causes this:
Forum: Backup and Restore 24 Oct 2018
Replies: 16
Views: 984
Posted By loninappleton
I've gone to the file hippo and went back and...

I've gone to the file hippo and went back and found the 3.0. I out that on the thumb drive and it seemed
to install correctly.


Just now I'm waiting for a good time for a four run at it.
Forum: Backup and Restore 23 Oct 2018
Replies: 16
Views: 984
Posted By loninappleton
Saved by half on the backup. The half I need-- a...

Saved by half on the backup. The half I need-- a large meda cache is intact. But booting to that
target disk started up and then went to a BSOD in doing a routine to 'set up the desktop' which of...
Forum: Backup and Restore 22 Oct 2018
Replies: 16
Views: 984
Posted By loninappleton
I could try the AOMEI 3.0 you suggest. From File...

I could try the AOMEI 3.0 you suggest. From File Hippo was it not?
And will try a run from a USB stick. This will happen after I make a secure backup the old way.
Forum: Backup and Restore 22 Oct 2018
Replies: 16
Views: 984
Posted By loninappleton
OP here. I'm confident the source disk is ok-- a...

OP here. I'm confident the source disk is ok-- a Seagate Baracuda 2Tb a couple months old.
But Yes I could run chkdsk.


If there is a choice in old versions of AOMEI should I have more...
Forum: Backup and Restore 21 Oct 2018
Replies: 16
Views: 984
Posted By loninappleton
Thanks for answering. Thanks for...

Thanks for answering.



Thanks for answering. I think this needs some sorting out.


Will happily use an older version. Just now I have not tested the completed clone.

I don't know if...
Forum: Backup and Restore 21 Oct 2018
Replies: 16
Views: 984
Posted By loninappleton
AOMEI Disk Copy freeze at 99 percent and no option to exit

A bad experience with AOMEI after a long run of a disk backup


The system says Updating at 99 percent. Apparently AOMEI knows about the probem and there is
an onscreen message to terminate in...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 16 Sep 2018
Replies: 2
Views: 544
Posted By loninappleton
Ok, my misinterpretation of where hardware...

Ok, my misinterpretation of where hardware starts. If a redirect is needed let me know.
The POST screen displays and gives the selections of F9, F8, F! and F! is the only one that works. I can
...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 16 Sep 2018
Replies: 2
Views: 544
Posted By loninappleton
POST needs F1 to start and I changed the CMOS battery

I am preserving an old Biostar board and doing some small upgrades. There is onboard video
and the video seems to be ok. I ran a memory check from Win7 and no errors. I looked up F1 stop errors...
Forum: Backup and Restore 15 Sep 2018
Replies: 13
Views: 1,104
Posted By loninappleton
SFC /SCANNOW didn't find anything. ...

SFC /SCANNOW didn't find anything.


Perhaps I can ask it this way. How do make and retain restore points manuall? For instance running
various cleaner systems and programs I this started when...
Forum: Backup and Restore 15 Sep 2018
Replies: 13
Views: 1,104
Posted By loninappleton
I think it's just something I'm doing wrong in...

I think it's just something I'm doing wrong in the procedure, but will run an sfc / scannow at your suggestion.
I don't have anything new to speak of-- no dual boot or any of that. After sfc I'll...
Forum: Backup and Restore 14 Sep 2018
Replies: 13
Views: 1,104
Posted By loninappleton
Howtogeek shows a completely different action...

Howtogeek shows a completely different action than sliders and such in the restore menu.


Task Scheduler is described here:

...
Forum: Backup and Restore 14 Sep 2018
Replies: 13
Views: 1,104
Posted By loninappleton
I am back. Yes, problesm here as well even after...

I am back. Yes, problesm here as well even after I used the slider. One the restore point created last saves which in this case was same day.


There must be an answer but even helper books...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 05 Sep 2018
Replies: 10
Views: 506
Posted By loninappleton
The Task Manager in Win10 has several views. In...

The Task Manager in Win10 has several views. In both the new view and the old style Win7 view
both mem sticks and total memory show active.


I can only think to ask if anyone knows perhaps a...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 05 Sep 2018
Replies: 10
Views: 506
Posted By loninappleton
This was interesting. As promised I ran...

This was interesting. As promised I ran Memtest86 free program from cd. All kinds of troubles. The PC shut down each time I started the program. I then I tested each slot with each stick...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 05 Sep 2018
Replies: 10
Views: 506
Posted By loninappleton
I'll meet you half way on the memsticks by...

I'll meet you half way on the memsticks by running the Memtest Program again. However since this
is all old stuff the less twiddling with mem sticks the better. And I have never used things like ...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 02 Sep 2018
Replies: 10
Views: 506
Posted By loninappleton
I was talking about these: SoundOriginal...

I was talking about these:
SoundOriginal Computer Case LED Light ATX Power Supply Reset HDD Switch Cable 50 713458089359 | eBay...
Forum: Backup and Restore 02 Sep 2018
Replies: 13
Views: 1,104
Posted By loninappleton
I'm on this again today. Howrogeek has a...

I'm on this again today.
Howrogeek has a procedure:

https://www.howtogeek.com/howto/5482/make-system-restore-use-less-space-in-windows-7/

I followed the action by entering the System...
Forum: Backup and Restore 02 Sep 2018
Replies: 13
Views: 1,104
Posted By loninappleton
Hello and thanks for answering. Yes I did try to...

Hello and thanks for answering. Yes I did try to fiddle with the slider once. I could not understand about the 'capacities' or whatever described in the action and have no solution yet.


...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 02 Sep 2018
Replies: 10
Views: 506
Posted By loninappleton
Those yokes or harnesses are a good thing to...

Those yokes or harnesses are a good thing to have around. I'll look up where I got them. As I recall I had two because two was the quatity I could order. And you never can find them if you don't...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 01 Sep 2018
Replies: 10
Views: 506
Posted By loninappleton
Power on problems began with only a motherboard pilot light and fan

The problem:

No POst but power to the motherboard apparently for devices, fans and the motherboard pilot light.

Everything else dark including the from panel Power light, HDD Light etc.

No...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 25 Aug 2018
Replies: 24
Views: 1,347
Posted By loninappleton
It's the selection of issues that concerns me. ...

It's the selection of issues that concerns me. As stated about the Windows cleaner it can take things out
it simply doesn't recognize. In things like Revo Uninstaller you can look at the install...
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