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Forum: General Discussion 07 Sep 2017
Replies: 17
Views: 1,956
Posted By Mulsiphix
A while back I ran into a problem with a...

A while back I ran into a problem with a corrupted Net 2.0 install. I found an internet blog article where the guy made a typo (something I later discovered when reading the comments, but after...
Forum: General Discussion 06 Sep 2017
Replies: 17
Views: 1,956
Posted By Mulsiphix
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Forum: General Discussion 03 Sep 2017
Replies: 17
Views: 1,956
Posted By Mulsiphix
A while back I ran into a problem with a...

A while back I ran into a problem with a corrupted Net 2.0 install. I found an internet blog article where the guy made a typo (something I later discovered when reading the comments, but after...
Forum: General Discussion 03 Sep 2017
Replies: 17
Views: 1,956
Posted By Mulsiphix
Wow. Well that was sure easy. Thank you guys so...

Wow. Well that was sure easy. Thank you guys so very much for your help. Truly :D
Forum: General Discussion 02 Sep 2017
Replies: 17
Views: 1,956
Posted By Mulsiphix
Yes, I have a folder named that on my Windows...

Yes, I have a folder named that on my Windows drive. However, it is 0bytes in size.


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Forum: General Discussion 02 Sep 2017
Replies: 17
Views: 1,956
Posted By Mulsiphix
Sadly my wife thought the System Reserved was the...

Sadly my wife thought the System Reserved was the USB stick she just plugged in. So the first thing she did was fill it with new data. The small size of the drive tipped her off to what had happened,...
Forum: General Discussion 02 Sep 2017
Replies: 17
Views: 1,956
Posted By Mulsiphix
Are there any other instructions that go with...

Are there any other instructions that go with using this? Do I need to do anything to the drive first? Reformat it again (with specific parameters) or anything else? Did a search for this on the...
Forum: General Discussion 02 Sep 2017
Replies: 17
Views: 1,956
Posted By Mulsiphix
Accidentally Deleted Files From 100MB "System Reserved" Partition

I got my system reserved partition mixed up with the memory card I inserted. I formatted the System Reserved partition. I have yet to reboot and fear my system may not start if I do. Is it possible...
Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking 22 May 2017
Replies: 13
Views: 6,094
Posted By Mulsiphix
I remember experimenting with ReadyBoost when I...

I remember experimenting with ReadyBoost when I first setup my computer. I could never really tell whether it was affecting anything, because the return was so small. Unfortunately, I have a 32-bit...
Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking 21 May 2017
Replies: 13
Views: 6,094
Posted By Mulsiphix
What Hardware Affects Performance On A Windows 7 PC?

I have an older system. I have about $500 to spend right now and was thinking of replacing the motherboard, cpu, and ram. Everything else is still up to snuff. I built a cutting edge gaming PC about...
Forum: General Discussion 07 Mar 2017
Replies: 17
Views: 1,116
Posted By Mulsiphix
You really helped me think about the problem from...

You really helped me think about the problem from a different direction though. I don't believe I would have found the solution if I had not talked to you, specifically ;).

I've attached the...
Forum: General Discussion 06 Mar 2017
Replies: 17
Views: 1,116
Posted By Mulsiphix
For the first time I used only diskpart (no using...

For the first time I used only diskpart (no using GPart to modify partitions). I went back in and used "create partition primary" to create a partition. Rebooted, formatted it, made it active, and...
Forum: General Discussion 06 Mar 2017
Replies: 17
Views: 1,116
Posted By Mulsiphix
I did what you described. I deleted the System...

I did what you described. I deleted the System Reserved partition (empty, unassigned), the boot flag is set for the Windows partition, rebooted into the System Restore disc and ran automatic...
Forum: General Discussion 06 Mar 2017
Replies: 17
Views: 1,116
Posted By Mulsiphix
Sorry about that. I had missed your reply. Thank...

Sorry about that. I had missed your reply. Thank you for your time!

It does, and it was enabled. I have now, upon your advice, disabled it.

80GB Hitachi

#1 System Reserved
#2 Windows 7

I...
Forum: General Discussion 06 Mar 2017
Replies: 17
Views: 1,116
Posted By Mulsiphix
Alright, this is the latest turn of events. There...

Alright, this is the latest turn of events. There is a bit more to go on now (i hope!).

1. The system recovery window, the one with no drives, has an option to load drivers. I clicked that button...
Forum: General Discussion 06 Mar 2017
Replies: 17
Views: 1,116
Posted By Mulsiphix
It doesn't seem unreasonable to try replacing the...

It doesn't seem unreasonable to try replacing the system partition. Would it be possible to use a system partition from a different installation of windows? I may have a much older back up of the...
Forum: General Discussion 05 Mar 2017
Replies: 17
Views: 1,116
Posted By Mulsiphix
I grabbed GParted. On my Windows drive there are...

I grabbed GParted. On my Windows drive there are two partitions; Windows and a System Reserved partition. Windows was not set to boot, System Reserved was. I checked my other Windows 7 PC and...
Forum: General Discussion 05 Mar 2017
Replies: 17
Views: 1,116
Posted By Mulsiphix
I performed a diagnostic test on the drive using...

I performed a diagnostic test on the drive using the utility that came with it. It reports zero errors/bad sectors. I tried the command "bootrec.exe /fixmbr" and "bootrec.exe /fixboot". Both commands...
Forum: General Discussion 05 Mar 2017
Replies: 17
Views: 1,116
Posted By Mulsiphix
I came across this post...

I came across this post (https://neosmart.net/wiki/fix-mbr/#Fix_the_MBR_in_Windows_7) about manually fixing the MBR (taking a shot in the dark). It says to load the Win7 Recovery Disc, I open a...
Forum: General Discussion 04 Mar 2017
Replies: 17
Views: 1,116
Posted By Mulsiphix
Win7 Won't Boot, Textless Bluescreen

Rebooted my 32-bit Win7 HP computer after three weeks of uptime. Right after the bios switches to a pure black screen (right before Windows loads, during the time you would try to bring up Safe Mode...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 01 Nov 2016
Replies: 4
Views: 758
Posted By Mulsiphix
You were correct again. I had trouble installing...

You were correct again. I had trouble installing it until I used WinRAR to extract its contents and then ran that Setup.exe directly. Installed perfectly and I haven't seen any more errors like this....
Forum: General Discussion 19 Oct 2016
Replies: 0
Views: 491
Posted By Mulsiphix
Alt+Enter Mysteriously Stopped Working

The key combination of Alt+Enter (left or right alt keys) no longer works. I first noticed it this morning and have no idea what the cause could be.

Things I've Already Done

Tried using the...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 15 Oct 2016
Replies: 4
Views: 758
Posted By Mulsiphix
Thank you for assistance. I downloaded the FIX...

Thank you for assistance. I downloaded the FIX tool and it generated this error:

https://s19.postimg.org/j1oacrw0v/error3.png (https://s19.postimg.org/v3jo6x59f/error3.png)


UPDATE
I was able...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 15 Oct 2016
Replies: 4
Views: 758
Posted By Mulsiphix
Unable To Install Certain Windows Updates

Some Windows Updates are not installing properly. During the installation of new updates, a box like this will appear:

https://s19.postimg.org/srbo9bso3/error1.png

If I click cancel, the...
Forum: Sound & Audio 19 Sep 2016
Replies: 1
Views: 710
Posted By Mulsiphix
If I can't set sound on a per application basis,...

If I can't set sound on a per application basis, can I create a shortcut in windows that will allow me to switch between Stereo and 5.1 sound?
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