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Forum: General Discussion 26 Jul 2018
Replies: 199
Views: 42,226
Posted By Layback Bear
YES! a computer can overheat just after startup. ...

YES! a computer can overheat just after startup.
Computers should be cleaned several times a year. How often depends on several things.



Examples:
How dusty is the computer room.
Is the...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 22 Jul 2018
Replies: 6
Views: 648
Posted By Layback Bear
Exactly what motherboard are you using?? ...

Exactly what motherboard are you using??


Jack
Forum: Hardware & Devices 05 Jul 2018
Replies: 4
Views: 1,198
Posted By Layback Bear
Reboot a couple of times and see if that helps. ...

Reboot a couple of times and see if that helps.


Jack
Forum: News 21 Jun 2018
Replies: 11
Views: 1,059
Posted By Layback Bear
I recommend being very careful with any Smart...

I recommend being very careful with any Smart Device such as your T.V. or any IOT devices.


Just because one turns off such options on a device doesn't necessary mean the options stay off.

...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 12 Jun 2018
Replies: 5
Views: 609
Posted By Layback Bear
Check the "sleep" setting for your monitor. Set...

Check the "sleep" setting for your monitor. Set it to (Never) and see what happens.



Jack
Forum: General Discussion 03 Jun 2018
Replies: 11
Views: 5,127
Posted By Layback Bear
Just a reminder. When you are searching...

Just a reminder.


When you are searching for the security programs that you desire; make sure all other security programs are removed. Not just turned off.

Security programs that are just...
Forum: News 26 May 2018
Replies: 4
Views: 1,455
Posted By Layback Bear
Thank you Brink. I will reboot my router today....

Thank you Brink.
I will reboot my router today. Can't hurt and might help.


Jack
Forum: Network & Sharing 26 May 2018
Replies: 11
Views: 1,149
Posted By Layback Bear
Because rebooting solves the problem, it leads me...

Because rebooting solves the problem, it leads me to believe that a program is holding onto some ram. The easy way to solve this problem is to reboot more often.


One can also look using msconfig...
Forum: General Discussion 25 May 2018
Replies: 23
Views: 1,955
Posted By Layback Bear
You have got some very good advice. When it...

You have got some very good advice.

When it comes to adding ram, make sure you get a match set of ram (2 x 2 gigs) or 1 4 gig memory module. Check the manufactures specs for ram.


Because...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 23 May 2018
Replies: 4
Views: 575
Posted By Layback Bear
The Lenove battery has served you well for a long...

The Lenove battery has served you well for a long time. A Lenove battery suggested by Lenove is what I would buy.


Jack
Forum: Chillout Room 23 May 2018
Replies: 15
Views: 1,602
Posted By Layback Bear
Thank you Righteous Dude "Bill" for your years of...

Thank you Righteous Dude "Bill" for your years of service on this forum.



Jack
Forum: Chillout Room 23 May 2018
Replies: 182
Sticky: Today [16]
Views: 35,369
Posted By Layback Bear
Still here and feeling better. Came home again...

Still here and feeling better.
Came home again and started feeling very bad again. For about 15 days at home every thing I ate either came back up or caused me to stay very close to the nearest...
Forum: Chillout Room 10 May 2018
Replies: 182
Sticky: Today [16]
Views: 35,369
Posted By Layback Bear
Back form the hospital. Feels good to be home. ...

Back form the hospital. Feels good to be home.
Got done with 10 radiation treatments on my spine and things seem better.
Much of the pain is gone. The thing on my spine would grab the nerve and put...
Forum: Chillout Room 29 Apr 2018
Replies: 182
Sticky: Today [16]
Views: 35,369
Posted By Layback Bear
I'm back and alive. In the V.A. in...

I'm back and alive.

In the V.A. in Cleveland.
They are zapping the thing on my spine. Four treatments done and 6 more to go.
The treatments seem to be working. Managing the pain is working a...
Forum: Installation & Setup 04 Apr 2018
Replies: 8
Views: 439
Posted By Layback Bear
First things first. You can not legally have...

First things first.

You can not legally have the same COA keyed Windows 7 on two different computers.
The rules are simple.

If you do not have a "Retail License" and most don't, Windows 7 is...
Forum: News 06 Mar 2018
Replies: 37
Views: 3,044
Posted By Layback Bear
First off, If you are using Windows 7 like I'm...

First off, If you are using Windows 7 like I'm doing at the present time; does not mean you can't also use Windows 10 if you choose.

One can use many operating system if one chooses to and the...
Forum: Installation & Setup 17 Feb 2018
Replies: 16
Views: 787
Posted By Layback Bear
Nigel has hit the nail on the head. With a...

Nigel has hit the nail on the head.

With a OEM Windows 7, the motherboard is Microsoft's concern. Microsoft doesn't care if you change things like video cards, drives or ram. To Microsoft a new...
Forum: Installation & Setup 17 Feb 2018
Replies: 9
Views: 614
Posted By Layback Bear
Can one install Windows 7 without unhooking other...

Can one install Windows 7 without unhooking other drives? Sure you can. I have done it.
Unhooking not needed drives is a safety measure to make thing end up where they should be.

Many post on...
Forum: General Discussion 17 Feb 2018
Replies: 17
Views: 1,235
Posted By Layback Bear
I have personally had Linux give me the same time...

I have personally had Linux give me the same time problem a while back.
After going to their forum and completing their fixes I still had the same time problem.

Solved the problem by not using...
Forum: General Discussion 14 Feb 2018
Replies: 26
Views: 1,141
Posted By Layback Bear
Another thing to remember. If a drive is...

Another thing to remember.

If a drive is hooked to your computer in any fashion it is susceptible to ransomware.
If one gets a ransomware attack and it encrypts your system and backup you got...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 14 Feb 2018
Replies: 20
Views: 980
Posted By Layback Bear
Totally agree. I have had a power supply blow...

Totally agree.
I have had a power supply blow up and destroy everything in the computer.
Of course it didn't hurt anything that was not hooked to the computer.
If something is worth backing up,...
Forum: General Discussion 14 Feb 2018
Replies: 26
Views: 1,141
Posted By Layback Bear
To put it simple. Put your data on a...

To put it simple.

Put your data on a external drive.
Remove the data from the "C" partition after verifying the data is safe on the external drive.
Remove the external drive from the computer. ...
Forum: News 14 Feb 2018
Replies: 1
Views: 449
Posted By Layback Bear
I do wonder how much money Intel is spending on...

I do wonder how much money Intel is spending on this research.

Jack
Forum: Hardware & Devices 14 Feb 2018
Replies: 20
Views: 980
Posted By Layback Bear
Use this tutorial by Golden, so these members can...

Use this tutorial by Golden, so these members can have a look.

Disk Management - Post a Screen Capture Image - Windows 7 Help Forums...
Forum: Installation & Setup 14 Feb 2018
Replies: 16
Views: 787
Posted By Layback Bear
Some basics. If your Windows 7 is (OEM) version...

Some basics.
If your Windows 7 is (OEM) version it can not legally be moved to another computer. A (OEM) version is locked to the first computer it was activated on.
Most have (OEM).

If you have...
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