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Forum: News 07 Dec 2017
Replies: 51
Views: 10,840
Posted By MTS52
Just thought I would post this in case it helps...

Just thought I would post this in case it helps anyone with this update problem.
I ran the Update Readiness Tool which ran without error so was probably overkill.
Then all I did was set Windows to...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 22 Jan 2017
Replies: 10
Views: 1,895
Posted By MTS52
Hi ApesBrain, I too have Gpedit installed on...

Hi ApesBrain,

I too have Gpedit installed on my Win 7 home premium.
I can say for sure all 4 files are to do with unofficial install of gpedit.

I now just ignore them as they show up every...
Forum: Backup and Restore 01 Dec 2016
Replies: 51
Views: 4,247
Posted By MTS52
alexey Just for future reference when you...

alexey

Just for future reference when you run sfc /scannow you can use the command below to just show relevant details from the cbs log.

Run from elevated command prompt and the file will...
Forum: Backup and Restore 01 Dec 2016
Replies: 2
Views: 1,198
Posted By MTS52
don I use Macrium to Back up My SSD and Hard...

don

I use Macrium to Back up My SSD and Hard Drives to external Media.
I then use SyncBack Free to make additional copies of any important files to a USB drive.

When setting up the type of...
Forum: Backup and Restore 01 Dec 2016
Replies: 26
Views: 4,654
Posted By MTS52
+1 for Macrium Reflect. Free Version. I used it...

+1 for Macrium Reflect. Free Version.
I used it to Image my HDD before transferring to new SSD.
It worked perfectly.
The real bonus for me is that I dual boot Windows 7 with Linux Mint.
I always...
Forum: Drivers 29 Nov 2016
Replies: 4
Views: 4,103
Posted By MTS52
AddRAM I have to agree with you there. ...

AddRAM

I have to agree with you there.
What I forgot to mention is that there was also no settings for OS Optimization in Magician 5.0
I am using the Advanced setting but I already made all...
Forum: Drivers 29 Nov 2016
Replies: 4
Views: 4,103
Posted By MTS52
Today Samsung has posted it's Magician 5.0...

Today Samsung has posted it's Magician 5.0 software.
Access Denied (http://www.samsung.com/semiconductor/minisite/ssd/download/tools.html)
Don't know what happened but the link above Access Denied...
Forum: Drivers 14 Nov 2016
Replies: 4
Views: 4,103
Posted By MTS52
Samsung SSD 850 Pro EXM03B6Q Firmware update finally available.

Samsung has recently posted firmware update EXM03B6Q for the 850 Pro on the download site.
I was unable to update via Magician so downloaded the ISO and ran it from a USB drive.
I was one of the...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 13 May 2016
Replies: 7
Views: 1,794
Posted By MTS52
On the new drive run 'chkdsk c: /b' which will...

On the new drive run 'chkdsk c: /b' which will re-evaluate all the bad clusters restored on your drive and remove non-faulty clusters from the list. Presumes the new drive is c: and if not change...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 14 Dec 2015
Replies: 1,052
Views: 351,675
Posted By MTS52
GWX Control panel worked for me as well. I just...

GWX Control panel worked for me as well.
I just run it after windows updates to double check nothing has been slipped in by Micro$oft

Simple.
Forum: General Discussion 05 Dec 2015
Replies: 12
Views: 2,538
Posted By MTS52
GWX Control panel has recently been updated to...

GWX Control panel has recently been updated to v.1.6
It now has the ability to monitor when windows changes any settings that have been made using GWX.
It monitors in real time and gives balloon...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 19 Nov 2015
Replies: 1,052
Views: 351,675
Posted By MTS52
@squirtmph The link I gave will take you to...

@squirtmph

The link I gave will take you to an information page for GWX Control Panel.
It is worth reading the information about the program and what it does.
It in particular handles deleting...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 19 Nov 2015
Replies: 1,052
Views: 351,675
Posted By MTS52
I agree GWX Control Panel is defiantly worth a...

I agree GWX Control Panel is defiantly worth a look.

Ultimate Outsider: Using GWX Control Panel (formerly GWX Stopper) to Permanently Remove the 'Get Windows 10' Icon...
Forum: General Discussion 06 Nov 2015
Replies: 12
Views: 2,538
Posted By MTS52
In case anyone is curious this is what the app...

In case anyone is curious this is what the app looks like.
It makes it very simple to deal with the upgrade process.

View image: GWX control panel (http://postimg.org/image/68s23v7in/)
Forum: General Discussion 06 Nov 2015
Replies: 12
Views: 2,538
Posted By MTS52
Hi Taplice. Thanks for the info. This can be...

Hi Taplice.

Thanks for the info. This can be done with one click in the the program I mentioned.
There is a button for enable/disable Windows Operating System Upgrades in Windows Update.
No need...
Forum: General Discussion 05 Nov 2015
Replies: 12
Views: 2,538
Posted By MTS52
How to prevent Windows 10 upgrade now and in the future

I do not want to upgrade my Windows 7 to Windows 10.

I am providing a link to a program called GWX Control Panel which helps rid you of the update process.
The author gives plenty of information...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 19 May 2014
Replies: 30
Views: 16,187
Posted By MTS52
KB2926765 Problems Resolved, After days of...

KB2926765 Problems Resolved,

After days of trying to find a fix for this update not installing I thought to check the firewall history.
I use Online Armour firewall with HIPS and sure enough it...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 17 May 2014
Replies: 30
Views: 16,187
Posted By MTS52
Hi Noel, To quote from one of my earlier posts:...

Hi Noel,
To quote from one of my earlier posts:
"Having learned this lesson twice before I now run full AV and malware scans with 5 programs and then image my drive before doing windows updates....
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 17 May 2014
Replies: 30
Views: 16,187
Posted By MTS52
Hi Dukes, Uninstalling KB2926765 most...

Hi Dukes,

Uninstalling KB2926765 most definitely does the trick. This is exactly what happened after installing KB2798162 a while back. More and more people are reporting issues with this update....
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 16 May 2014
Replies: 30
Views: 16,187
Posted By MTS52
Hi Damian, Thanks for your reply. I have...

Hi Damian,

Thanks for your reply. I have already seen the links you posted. Have done much searching the last two days.
As I said previously I can say for absolute sure the problem is KB2926765....
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 15 May 2014
Replies: 30
Views: 16,187
Posted By MTS52
KB2926765 Bad May Update on Windows 7 leaves system unusable.

After doing the May Updates to my Windows 7 box I received this error after a reboot.

"Windows cannot access the specified device path or file. You may not have the appropriate permissions to...
Forum: Backup and Restore 17 Jan 2014
Replies: 4
Views: 2,620
Posted By MTS52
Problem solved. Googled how to successfully...

Problem solved.

Googled how to successfully delete the System Volume Information folder as Administrator in Safe Mode.
The folder was recreated by windows and and now every thing is ok.

The...
Forum: Backup and Restore 13 Jan 2014
Replies: 4
Views: 2,620
Posted By MTS52
_restore{0AA12381-8EB2-46A8-9D44-7A91290FC79A} ...

_restore{0AA12381-8EB2-46A8-9D44-7A91290FC79A}

Can I delete this folder and would Windows re-create it.
I will delete the two restore points I just created to show you it now says 0 % usage....
Forum: Backup and Restore 13 Jan 2014
Replies: 4
Views: 2,620
Posted By MTS52
Hi AddRAM, It does say Current Usage 0% but...

Hi AddRAM,

It does say Current Usage 0% but the _restore folder still contains the folders as stated above.
I am wondering if this is left over from my XP computer when I cloned the drive before...
Forum: Backup and Restore 12 Jan 2014
Replies: 4
Views: 2,620
Posted By MTS52
Turning off System Restore does not delete RP folders

I have Folders RP145 to RP184 in my System Volume Information\_restore...... folder.

From everything I have read on the net regarding these Restore Point folders they should be purged If I choose...
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