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Forum: Drivers 6 Hours Ago
Replies: 16
Views: 402
Posted By johnhoh
the driver above is not specifically for a...

the driver above is not specifically for a laptop, its just the intel beta driver for kaby lake graphics (intel cpu models that start with a 7, like 7700 or 7500). The driver will work on any win7...
Forum: Network & Sharing 1 Day Ago
Replies: 2
Views: 125
Posted By johnhoh
my input: Z97 is 5 years old, motherboard...

my input: Z97 is 5 years old, motherboard hardware goes bad eventually, if this $7 solves your issue you know your adapter was the problem.
...
Forum: General Discussion 1 Day Ago
Replies: 40
Views: 2,277
Posted By johnhoh
If you have an extensive home lan setup you might...

If you have an extensive home lan setup you might have a bad cable or port in there somewhere, maybe with an intermittent short in it, and it wrecks havoc on the router and everything connected to...
Forum: Network & Sharing 2 Days Ago
Replies: 7
Views: 177
Posted By johnhoh
I'm unclear on your symptoms. Can you browse the...

I'm unclear on your symptoms. Can you browse the internet? Does your router show that you have an ip address? Do you have the "no internet access" message in network and sharing center?
Forum: General Discussion 3 Days Ago
Replies: 7
Views: 600
Posted By johnhoh
I'm not aware of a recent windows update that...

I'm not aware of a recent windows update that would cause this, but its possible.

An imperfect electrical connection can cause your symptoms, usually its usb. Might be the port (female) or the...
Forum: General Discussion 3 Days Ago
Replies: 2
Views: 502
Posted By johnhoh
start>run>desk.cpl>enter gets you to the screen...

start>run>desk.cpl>enter gets you to the screen where you can choose which is your main display, don't forget to click Apply. Advanced settings on that page will tell you which graphics controller...
Forum: Network & Sharing 5 Days Ago
Replies: 2
Views: 153
Posted By johnhoh
you can also do start>run>devmgmt.msc>left click...

you can also do start>run>devmgmt.msc>left click on network adapters>right click on the adapter you want to find a driver for>properties>details>hardware IDs>then right click on the second line of...
Forum: Network & Sharing 5 Days Ago
Replies: 12
Views: 259
Posted By johnhoh
maybe it needs to start with 0. A dash instead...

maybe it needs to start with 0. A dash instead of a slash might also work
Forum: Network & Sharing 5 Days Ago
Replies: 12
Views: 259
Posted By johnhoh
no idea. but try this: open notepad to a...

no idea. but try this:

open notepad to a new file, call it openup.cmd, put a bunch of lines in it like this:
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netsh advfirewall firewall add rule name="Allow...
Forum: Software 5 Days Ago
Replies: 5
Views: 243
Posted By johnhoh
start > run > msconfig > startup, click on...

start > run > msconfig > startup, click on manufacturer to sort, then look through until you find it. You can use your mouse to widen the columns as needed to read more detail. Once you find it,...
Forum: General Discussion 6 Days Ago
Replies: 13
Views: 942
Posted By johnhoh
ditto SIW2 on the SSD. You have a 5400rpm drive...

ditto SIW2 on the SSD. You have a 5400rpm drive in there now, even a cheap (<$40) 256GB SSD drive will be miles faster.

the factory restore should have made it faster, if the slowdown was ...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 6 Days Ago
Replies: 1
Views: 282
Posted By johnhoh
assuming its on a sata cable then yes, this...

assuming its on a sata cable then yes, this symptom can mean its failing. If for some reason its usb, it can be a bad connection caused by a usb cable or a bad usb port
Forum: Drivers 6 Days Ago
Replies: 16
Views: 402
Posted By johnhoh
Respectfully, no, you have not posted your specs....

Respectfully, no, you have not posted your specs. You have posted your model number, cpu and memory amount. Here are an example of specs. They are for a Clevo-N850HP6. I googled your machine and...
Forum: General Discussion 6 Days Ago
Replies: 40
Views: 2,277
Posted By johnhoh
Step 1A is to disconnect your video card (yours...

Step 1A is to disconnect your video card (yours is powerful enough to be the issue here. maybe) and try using a another one, or using motherboard graphics, or if neither of those are an option, to...
Forum: Drivers 1 Week Ago
Replies: 16
Views: 402
Posted By johnhoh
why nvidia - is there an internal nvida card? It...

why nvidia - is there an internal nvida card? It would be best if you posted the entire machine specs here. Or a link to the download page for all of the win10 drivers (that would go on the...
Forum: Drivers 1 Week Ago
Replies: 16
Views: 402
Posted By johnhoh
then you will need the win7 beta version of the...

then you will need the win7 beta version of the intel HD6xx driver, which was written right before intel made the decision to NOT support HD6xx on win7. But the beta works.
...
Forum: Network & Sharing 1 Week Ago
Replies: 12
Views: 259
Posted By johnhoh
control panel > windows firewall > advanced...

control panel > windows firewall > advanced settings > right click on Inbound Rules > New Rule, then you figure it out from there. Have never done it.
Forum: Drivers 1 Week Ago
Replies: 16
Views: 402
Posted By johnhoh
the ac8265 is the final intel wireless card with...

the ac8265 is the final intel wireless card with win7 driver support

Download Intel(R) Wireless Bluetooth(R) for Windows 7*...
Forum: Network & Sharing 1 Week Ago
Replies: 21
Views: 5,216
Posted By johnhoh
I am unaware of a solution here other than to...

I am unaware of a solution here other than to replace the card with a win7 compatible one, but if you are getting a machine with CNVi that means your processor will be CNVi (as well as your wireless...
Forum: Network & Sharing 1 Week Ago
Replies: 12
Views: 259
Posted By johnhoh
the CMD command netsh advfirewall firewall...

the CMD command

netsh advfirewall firewall add rule name="Allow from 192.0.55.55" dir=in action=allow protocol=ANY remoteip=192.0.55.55

will allow all inbound traffic from 192.0.55.55

I...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 1 Week Ago
Replies: 4
Views: 173
Posted By johnhoh
no idea if this is what is happening but some...

no idea if this is what is happening but some programs will interrogate the memory dimms directly to find its info, and others will interrogate windows. It doesn't matter what the dimm default is or...
Forum: Network & Sharing 1 Week Ago
Replies: 8
Views: 434
Posted By johnhoh
Words to live by, especially in a world where...

Words to live by, especially in a world where SP500 success is the primary barometer of national "winning".
Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking 1 Week Ago
Replies: 3
Views: 484
Posted By johnhoh
use pcpartpicker for this. I just did and it...

use pcpartpicker for this. I just did and it said yes

System Builder - Core i5-8400 2.8 GHz 6-Core - PCPartPicker (https://pcpartpicker.com/list/xqtLLJ)
Forum: Drivers 1 Week Ago
Replies: 16
Views: 402
Posted By johnhoh
I looked at the win8.1 install package for intel...

I looked at the win8.1 install package for intel wireless and did not see the device ID for a 9260. The 9260 bluetooth functions (not wifi, bluetooth has its own driver) do appear to be compatible...
Forum: Drivers 1 Week Ago
Replies: 16
Views: 402
Posted By johnhoh
I remember now. The script installation section...

I remember now. The script installation section for the WIN10 installation package referenced registry entries that do not exist on W7, so rather than suggesting the user create them within W7 and...
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