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Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 21 Dec 2016
Replies: 7
Views: 5,849
Posted By whatfor
tried numerous ways of solving this win update...

tried numerous ways of solving this win update problem but this is the only method that has worked .thanks
Forum: Hardware & Devices 30 Jul 2015
Replies: 22
Views: 1,874
Posted By whatfor
I know this seems a bit underhand but I would...

I know this seems a bit underhand but I would return it as faulty. The odds being that you will get a new replacement
Forum: Gaming 29 Apr 2015
Replies: 138
Views: 25,718
Posted By whatfor
I will take any one of those if there are any...

I will take any one of those if there are any left. Thanks
Forum: Gaming 24 Apr 2015
Replies: 138
Views: 25,718
Posted By whatfor
no problem.thanks for replying

no problem.thanks for replying
Forum: Gaming 24 Apr 2015
Replies: 138
Views: 25,718
Posted By whatfor
I would like one if there's any left.thanks

I would like one if there's any left.thanks
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 11 Feb 2015
Replies: 6
Views: 1,288
Posted By whatfor
moving windows updates

My SSD drive is nearly full and I am wondering if I can move win updates to my other drive. Ive heard its possible to make a symbolic link from the D drive to the C drive. Will this work
Forum: Hardware & Devices 08 Oct 2014
Replies: 3
Views: 5,025
Posted By whatfor
I have that board and it has duel bios so if...

I have that board and it has duel bios so if there is a problem with the flash it should revert to to backup bios at the next boot
Forum: Gaming 25 Jul 2014
Replies: 2
Views: 3,465
Posted By whatfor
Magic: Many thanks

Magic: Many thanks
Forum: Graphic Cards 24 Apr 2014
Replies: 9
Views: 2,138
Posted By whatfor
OK thanks for your help

OK thanks for your help
Forum: Graphic Cards 24 Apr 2014
Replies: 9
Views: 2,138
Posted By whatfor
Isnt there a feature in device manager that gives...

Isnt there a feature in device manager that gives the option of uninstalling and deleting the driver
Forum: Graphic Cards 24 Apr 2014
Replies: 9
Views: 2,138
Posted By whatfor
Thanks for that. Im using the latest driver but...

Thanks for that. Im using the latest driver but was a bit concerned there might be a conflict with the new card.
I will play safe and uninstall before I remove the GT 640. Would you uninstall and...
Forum: Graphic Cards 24 Apr 2014
Replies: 9
Views: 2,138
Posted By whatfor
upgrading video card

Im replacing a Nvidia GT 640 with a Nvidia GTX 650 ti. I believe both cards use the same series 600 drivers. Do I need to uninstall my existing driver only to replace it with the same driver.
Forum: Gaming 15 Aug 2013
Replies: 1
Views: 1,569
Posted By whatfor
error message while trying to install game

trying to install EuroTruck simulator game and it seem to install ok until the end of installation I get the error message 'IPersisFile : save failed ; code 0x80070005 : Access is Denied'. Any help...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 17 Jul 2013
Replies: 2
Views: 1,112
Posted By whatfor
windows detected a hard drive problem

keep getting this message pop up every few minutes 'Windows detected a hard drive problem'.
I ran a disc check and it found no problems with the disc. Should I take this message as gospel and invest...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 29 Jun 2013
Replies: 3
Views: 13,018
Posted By whatfor
two system reserved partitions

When I first had my desktop I had win 7 installed on a spinner. I then installed a SSD and installed the OS on that. I used disc cleanup to remove the old OS but I was left with the system reserved...
Forum: Tutorials 28 Apr 2013
Replies: 196
Views: 92,508
Posted By whatfor
Thanks for the tutorial. This is all new to me...

Thanks for the tutorial. This is all new to me but I managed to install it on my flash drive without any problems. Would have added to your reputation but the system will not allow owing to me giving...
Forum: Drivers 11 Apr 2013
Replies: 4
Views: 4,389
Posted By whatfor
No options at all. Just a message that windows...

No options at all. Just a message that windows cannot install files. I believe its a win security feature that prevents users from installing unsigned files...but there has to be a way round it
Forum: Drivers 11 Apr 2013
Replies: 4
Views: 4,389
Posted By whatfor
unsigned drivers

Im trying to install a game in win 7 but it involves installing what the game calls 'protected files'. These are apparently unsigned drivers that Win 7 will not install. I have installed this game in...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 18 Mar 2013
Replies: 3
Views: 1,407
Posted By whatfor
thanks for the reply. It is a PCI card and I have...

thanks for the reply. It is a PCI card and I have unticked the 'allow computer to turn off power to this device' in power management in device manager and have disabled 'usb selective suspend...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 15 Mar 2013
Replies: 3
Views: 1,407
Posted By whatfor
USB PCI card problem

I installed a four port PCI usb card in my newly built rig and it worked fine but when I put the machine into sleep mode and tried to use the card later it did not work. Im running Win 7 home premium...
Forum: Software 04 Feb 2013
Replies: 10
Views: 10,886
Posted By whatfor
thanks for the link

thanks for the link
Forum: Software 04 Feb 2013
Replies: 10
Views: 10,886
Posted By whatfor
just missed it

just missed it
Forum: Hardware & Devices 01 Feb 2013
Replies: 1
Views: 1,823
Posted By whatfor
computer restarting

When I try to shut down my computer it goes through the motions of logging off, saving setting and the shut down screen appears and shuts down then fires up straight away again and I have to...
Forum: Graphic Cards 25 Jan 2013
Replies: 2
Views: 1,416
Posted By whatfor
thanks for that answer. I am relieved

thanks for that answer. I am relieved
Forum: Graphic Cards 24 Jan 2013
Replies: 2
Views: 1,416
Posted By whatfor
need advice on graphics card

got a Gigabyte Z68AP-D3 (B3) Motherboard and want to know if a Asus Nvidia GeForce GT 640 Graphics Card 2GB DDR3 will work with this board. Also using a OCZ OCZ600MXSP-UK ModXStream Pro 600W ATX...
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