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Forum: Installation & Setup 06 Mar 2017
Replies: 9
Views: 535
Posted By sternfan2011
Thanks for the replies. The more I think about...

Thanks for the replies. The more I think about it, the more I agree with my first thought on a clean install.

Also - just to be clear - some of the posts reference booting into win7 - the old PC...
Forum: Installation & Setup 04 Mar 2017
Replies: 9
Views: 535
Posted By sternfan2011
Thanks for the prompt reply. I assumed doing...

Thanks for the prompt reply.

I assumed doing the upgrade from win7 to win10 that the upgrade would end up with win10 drivers? I'm curious if anyone had ever tried something like this. Also - the...
Forum: Installation & Setup 04 Mar 2017
Replies: 9
Views: 535
Posted By sternfan2011
Dead PC - move HD to new MBoard and upgrade to windows 10?

Hi all,
Big problem and hope someone can tell me if my solution may work.

My PC is dead - spilt a big glass of water on it. I did everything to get it back, but its dead. I checked on a...
Forum: Network & Sharing 06 Mar 2014
Replies: 1
Views: 1,488
Posted By sternfan2011
Wireless roaming between Access Points

Hi all,

I need to set up multiple access points so that a wireless user (with a laptop for instance) can roam between the APs without losing a connection.

Does anyone have any recommendations?...
Forum: Music, Pictures & Video 11 Dec 2013
Replies: 2
Views: 1,341
Posted By sternfan2011
Thanks - looking into this now.

Thanks - looking into this now.
Forum: Music, Pictures & Video 09 Dec 2013
Replies: 2
Views: 1,341
Posted By sternfan2011
Blu Ray - create Blu Ray video that can play on a Blu Ray player

Hi all,

I am looking for a software recommendation - I want to take video (avi, mpeg etc) and burn it to a Blu Ray so that it will play from a blu ray player just as any other blu ray disk.

Any...
Forum: Microsoft Office 17 Apr 2013
Replies: 2
Views: 4,114
Posted By sternfan2011
Office 2010 - Disable "encrypt with password" using Group Policy?

Hi all,

I would like to disable the "encrypt with password" option using Group Policy. Where I work using this option is a disaster waiting to happen (users lose passwords all the time).

You...
Forum: Media Center 12 Nov 2012
Replies: 1
Views: 1,687
Posted By sternfan2011
HD-PVR vs. Collosus (which one?) Advice request

Hi all,

I am setting up a Media Center PC and would like to get HD input (mostly NFL games) and record and burn them. I understand the "hdmi encryption" issue and either the hauppauge HD-PVR or...
Forum: Media Center 06 Aug 2012
Replies: 5
Views: 1,459
Posted By sternfan2011
thanks for the prompt reply. I am looking at: ...

thanks for the prompt reply. I am looking at:

Newegg.com - Ceton InfiniTV 4 Quad-tuner Card for Watching Digital Cable TV on the PC, PCI-Express x1 Interface...
Forum: Media Center 06 Aug 2012
Replies: 5
Views: 1,459
Posted By sternfan2011
Recording shows, then burn to dvd or BD? Possible?

Hi all,
In the past I recorded football games (and some other items) so that I could watch them again later. Since VHS is dead, I would like to setup a media center PC to do the same thing. Some...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 02 Jul 2012
Replies: 4
Views: 2,406
Posted By sternfan2011
Thanks everyone for the help. I'll look into the...

Thanks everyone for the help. I'll look into the furmark and prime 95.

Rob
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 28 Jun 2012
Replies: 4
Views: 2,406
Posted By sternfan2011
Free burn-in or system tester?

Hi all,

I have come into a newer laptop. A friend had spilled a bunch of liquid on it and it refused to start. He got a replacement laptop and gave me this one. To make a long story short, I...
Forum: Installation & Setup 09 May 2012
Replies: 5
Views: 3,396
Posted By sternfan2011
I think you are misunderstanding me - in the past...

I think you are misunderstanding me - in the past (XP) I would have to make different images for different groups of hardware.

When I go to win7 - my hope is to have a single image that works on...
Forum: Installation & Setup 09 May 2012
Replies: 5
Views: 3,396
Posted By sternfan2011
Thanks for the prompt response. Yes - I...

Thanks for the prompt response.

Yes - I sysprep everything before ghosting. In the past, I would setup the source PC - software installs etc - sysprep - then do the ghosting. But I would have to...
Forum: Installation & Setup 08 May 2012
Replies: 5
Views: 3,396
Posted By sternfan2011
Ghosting to different hardware

Hi all,
In the past I have used ghost to clone XP PCs but it only really worked if all of the target PCs were the same hardware as the source. So basically if you had 3 different models of PCs -...
Forum: Media Center 08 Feb 2012
Replies: 6
Views: 2,037
Posted By sternfan2011
And just to be clear - with this setup, all...

And just to be clear - with this setup, all channels will be available?
Forum: Media Center 08 Feb 2012
Replies: 6
Views: 2,037
Posted By sternfan2011
Thanks for the prompt replies. From what I read...

Thanks for the prompt replies. From what I read above - looks like the Ceton is the way to go. Looks like the setup looks like this:

FIOS Box
|
Ceton Cablecard
|
Win7 Box Input
...
Forum: Media Center 30 Jan 2012
Replies: 6
Views: 2,037
Posted By sternfan2011
Media Center - some basic Qs

Hi all,
I have a parent with arthritis and would like to set up a media center PC so everything is one one box - no need to swap out DVDs etc (walking across the living room to the DVD can be an...
Forum: Installation & Setup 17 Nov 2011
Replies: 7
Views: 5,807
Posted By sternfan2011
I was looking at this article:...

I was looking at this article: https://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials/135077-windows-7-installation-transfer-new-computer.html#post1161038

Could it be the switching hardware that is causing the OEM...
Forum: Installation & Setup 17 Nov 2011
Replies: 7
Views: 5,807
Posted By sternfan2011
Thanks for the prompt replies: To be clear,...

Thanks for the prompt replies:

To be clear, all of the PCs are exactly the same - so no hardware issues.

In the past, I've done XP imaging by doing a sysprep, then pushing the image out with...
Forum: Installation & Setup 17 Nov 2011
Replies: 7
Views: 5,807
Posted By sternfan2011
Ghosting OEM Machines - possible?

Hi all,
I have used ghost before to image XP PCs over the network, but have yet to try either win7 or an OEM OS (xp was an enterprise license). My Qs:


Is it legit to ghost OEM PCs? I have...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 23 May 2011
Replies: 5
Views: 2,023
Posted By sternfan2011
Thanks a bunch. Looks like I'm not going to get...

Thanks a bunch. Looks like I'm not going to get the second SSD.

Rob
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 23 May 2011
Replies: 5
Views: 2,023
Posted By sternfan2011
Dedicated drive for programs? Worth the cost?

Hi all,

I'm setting up a new PC and was doing some thinking... Currently I have plans for a 120g sata3 SSD for the OS and platter drives for data. So I was thinking of getting another SSD (will...
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