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Forum: Performance & Maintenance 14 Sep 2014
Replies: 1
Views: 2,080
Posted By North Antri
Applications no longer show in the Start Menu

edit: well, that was a quick fix. After I looked in the Start Menu properties to see if there were any settings there I could change, applications now show up fine.

Yesterday I was upgrading a...
Forum: Installation & Setup 24 Jul 2013
Replies: 9
Views: 7,645
Posted By North Antri
Apologies for my late reply. I did try a clean...

Apologies for my late reply. I did try a clean reinstall, however that didn't work either.

Almost certain it was the video card, I bought a new one. Everything is now working again with no issues....
Forum: Installation & Setup 17 Jul 2013
Replies: 9
Views: 7,645
Posted By North Antri
I don't see an administrator account. Thanks,...

I don't see an administrator account. Thanks, I'll try that and get back to you.

After the Microsoft Windows boot screen I did notice that the fan on the card slows down a little, the screen goes...
Forum: Installation & Setup 17 Jul 2013
Replies: 9
Views: 7,645
Posted By North Antri
Thanks for your reply; I've heard quite a...

Thanks for your reply;

I've heard quite a bit about the Nvidia drivers being unstable and bloaty recently and so I only installed the display driver and not the other parts in my last post.

To...
Forum: Installation & Setup 17 Jul 2013
Replies: 9
Views: 7,645
Posted By North Antri
Thanks for your reply. I had tried that, however...

Thanks for your reply. I had tried that, however the same thing happened.

I'm thinking it's a driver issue. I rolled back the driver and downloaded Nvidia's latest for Windows 7 and my card, but...
Forum: Installation & Setup 17 Jul 2013
Replies: 9
Views: 7,645
Posted By North Antri
New install, stuck on "Preparing your desktop...", disabled services

I just installed Windows 7 on my desktop and whenever the login screen appears and I login, I see "Welcome" for about two seconds then "Preparing your desktop..". The icon beside "Preparing your...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 23 Apr 2012
Replies: 8
Views: 11,339
Posted By North Antri
The only Logitech devices I have are a wheel...

The only Logitech devices I have are a wheel (which I've had for a while) and a microphone, which uses the microphone jack, and not USB. I only got it about two weeks ago, I doubt it is the...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 22 Apr 2012
Replies: 8
Views: 11,339
Posted By North Antri
Ok, so my mouse froze today as usual, and I...

Ok, so my mouse froze today as usual, and I recorded the time it did so in my head, then checked the event manager for anything at that time. I got this:

Log Name: System
Source: ...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 22 Apr 2012
Replies: 8
Views: 11,339
Posted By North Antri
I will open the task manager next time it happens...

I will open the task manager next time it happens using the keyboard and see if anything is happening, unplugging the mouse and reconnecting it does nothing at all :confused: I will boot in safe...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 21 Apr 2012
Replies: 8
Views: 11,339
Posted By North Antri
Keyboard/Mouse randomly stop responding (PS/2)

Recently I have been having this problem where my PS/2 keyboard and mouse both stop responding. The lights are still on, but neither work. Sometimes it happens just to my mouse, and not the keyboard,...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 10 Jul 2011
Replies: 4
Views: 1,972
Posted By North Antri
Thanks for your great advice! :D I have 4...

Thanks for your great advice! :D

I have 4 RAM sockets, and 6GB of RAM.. So I'll likely sell two of them, and replace them with 2GB ones
Forum: Hardware & Devices 10 Jul 2011
Replies: 4
Views: 1,972
Posted By North Antri
Thanks! I'll just be touching the case every few...

Thanks! I'll just be touching the case every few minutes for a few seconds to ground my self..

Is a clean, dry wooden table OK to set the RAM sticks onto?
...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 10 Jul 2011
Replies: 4
Views: 1,972
Posted By North Antri
Removing Ram To Collect Info - Then Put It Back

Is it OK to remove RAM to take some details about it - or should I not touch it unless absolutely necessary?

I'm not a total newbie, but I just want to check, as I'm wanting to find out how much...
Forum: General Discussion 25 Jun 2011
Replies: 3
Views: 26,929
Posted By North Antri
Have a look at the tutorial Windows Search -...

Have a look at the tutorial Windows Search - Configure and Use (https://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials/129437-windows-search-configure-use.html). It may help.[/QUOTE]

Sorry for the late reply, but...
Forum: General Discussion 25 Jun 2011
Replies: 3
Views: 26,929
Posted By North Antri
Windows 7 Search Does Not Work Properly.

Hello, I seem to be having an annoying problem with my Windows search. (The one at the bottom of the 'Start' menu..)

The past few months it doesn't search for files I KNOW are on the computer. (In...
Forum: General Discussion 07 Feb 2011
Replies: 6
Views: 9,738
Posted By North Antri
I think it was Speed Up My PC. I used it because...

I think it was Speed Up My PC. I used it because I got slight lag on a video editing program, but later found out it was just on a low frame-rate, as my computer is very fast at most stuff, I began...
Forum: General Discussion 06 Feb 2011
Replies: 6
Views: 9,738
Posted By North Antri
Thank you! Works now :D Don't know how that could...

Thank you! Works now :D Don't know how that could have changed, probably some program I have...
Forum: General Discussion 06 Feb 2011
Replies: 6
Views: 9,738
Posted By North Antri
Black Box When Moving Windows Around. Print screen Included

This only started recently but here,

http://i1179.photobucket.com/albums/x397/Northantrim/box1.png

Anyone know why and/or how to fix it? Its getting really annoying as I often need to work from...
Forum: Sound & Audio 19 Dec 2010
Replies: 2
Views: 6,196
Posted By North Antri
No. What I want is, like when I press maybe tab,...

No. What I want is, like when I press maybe tab, something like steam or xfire comes up but it allows me to change the volume of other programs from In-Game
Forum: Sound & Audio 19 Dec 2010
Replies: 2
Views: 6,196
Posted By North Antri
In-Game volume mixer

I love to listen to music when I'm playing games. But I use Spotify, is there a program that works like the volume mixer and lets me only change Spotify's volume instead of constantly minimising the...
Forum: Gaming 13 May 2010
Replies: 1
Views: 3,881
Posted By North Antri
Windows Key Not Working During Game (FEAR Combat)

Hi,

The Windows key seems to work on all my games but FEAR Combat.

Is there a way to make it work?

I really need it to...

Thanks
Forum: Chillout Room 22 Mar 2010
Replies: 1,959
Views: 254,147
Posted By North Antri
God said 'And let there be light!' Chuck...

God said 'And let there be light!'

Chuck Norris said 'Say Please!'
Forum: Chillout Room 22 Mar 2010
Replies: 1,909
Views: 194,997
Posted By North Antri
Grrrrrrr.... Im in work and can't watch these...

Grrrrrrr.... Im in work and can't watch these :mad:
Forum: Gaming 22 Mar 2010
Replies: 5
Views: 4,781
Posted By North Antri
Windows 7 Themes?

Why I run Microsoft Flight Simulator (FSX) it changes the theme to Windows basic. Why? It does it with Vista too.

Like, I doubt the game was made for XP.
Forum: Sound & Audio 16 Mar 2010
Replies: 4
Views: 4,070
Posted By North Antri
Could anyone suggest the name of such software?

Could anyone suggest the name of such software?
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