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Forum: Hardware & Devices 16 May 2018
Replies: 6
Views: 577
Posted By TONPumper
Issue ended up being the motherboard but instead...

Issue ended up being the motherboard but instead of trying to find the same or equal model, I'm just building a new computer with updated parts.
Forum: Hardware & Devices 13 May 2018
Replies: 6
Views: 577
Posted By TONPumper
I don't have another psu to try. I overclocked my...

I don't have another psu to try. I overclocked my cpu from 4.2 to 4.5. Could that be the problem?
Forum: Hardware & Devices 12 May 2018
Replies: 6
Views: 577
Posted By TONPumper
Tried this, same issue. Also tested all of the...

Tried this, same issue. Also tested all of the ram sticks and tested it without the graphics card. Some people were blaming the psu.
Forum: Hardware & Devices 12 May 2018
Replies: 6
Views: 577
Posted By TONPumper
Boot Loop--No POST or Display

Last night, I played a game and when I exited the game normally, Windows came up with an error stating that the program closed unexpectedly--which it didn't because I was the one who closed it. I ran...
Forum: Software 04 Jan 2018
Replies: 3
Views: 990
Posted By TONPumper
All I had to do is manually set the frequency to...

All I had to do is manually set the frequency to 4.5 instead of it being on auto.
Forum: Software 31 Dec 2017
Replies: 3
Views: 990
Posted By TONPumper
One site suggested turning off secure boot in the...

One site suggested turning off secure boot in the BIOS as well, which I can try tomorrow. I just find it weird that the flash drive with Windows on it freezes while loading. I've tried reloading the...
Forum: Software 30 Dec 2017
Replies: 3
Views: 990
Posted By TONPumper
Windows Not Booting After Reverting Overclock

A few months ago, I performed a light overclock with Easytune on my CPU to increase the speed to 4.5 GHz. I wasn't noticing much of a difference in the performance over the few months, so I attempted...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 06 Dec 2017
Replies: 6
Views: 2,986
Posted By TONPumper
Got it. I'll just leave both of them at zero. How...

Got it. I'll just leave both of them at zero. How does trim work? I know that it is enabled on my system, but what does it mean when trim is enabled? Does something run in the background on a...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 05 Dec 2017
Replies: 6
Views: 2,986
Posted By TONPumper
Enabling/Disabling LargeSystemCache with Windows 7 on SSD

I was doing some research on making my SSD run smoother and I came across a website that had a list of 12 things to do if you have a SSD:

12 Things You Must Do When Running a Solid State Drive in...
Forum: Tutorials 16 Apr 2017
Replies: 139
Views: 895,840
Posted By TONPumper
Thanks for that information! I don't really...

Thanks for that information! I don't really notice that much of a different using two page files. I think I'll just check the box at the top to let Windows manage the page file for all of the drives...
Forum: Tutorials 16 Apr 2017
Replies: 139
Views: 895,840
Posted By TONPumper
Got it! Thank you for the quick reply! I'll move...

Got it! Thank you for the quick reply! I'll move the page file once I get home tonight. :cool:
Forum: Tutorials 16 Apr 2017
Replies: 139
Views: 895,840
Posted By TONPumper
So only have one page file then? Also I assume...

So only have one page file then? Also I assume it's okay to let the system manage the size of the page file?
Forum: Tutorials 16 Apr 2017
Replies: 139
Views: 895,840
Posted By TONPumper
Moving Page File

I had a quick question about moving the page file to optimize Windows. I was doing some additional research on this and I was wondering what would happen if you have a page file on each drive. I have...
Forum: Tutorials 15 Mar 2017
Replies: 49
Views: 1,112,011
Posted By TONPumper
Quick question, what does "If you apply any...

Quick question, what does "If you apply any changes in the Control Panel -> Ease of Access Center, your visual effects settings will automatically get reset back to default" mean? I'm following the...
Forum: General Discussion 11 Dec 2016
Replies: 3
Views: 951
Posted By TONPumper
UPDATE: I managed to get the computer working...

UPDATE: I managed to get the computer working thru various hardware and software cleanup; however, there are now 3 fans in the system that have power--the led lights are on--but they are not...
Forum: General Discussion 09 Dec 2016
Replies: 3
Views: 951
Posted By TONPumper
I don't have a disk with me to try. I did try a...

I don't have a disk with me to try. I did try a system restore but the only dates I could find were today and yesterday, which are the two days I was working on the computer.
Forum: General Discussion 09 Dec 2016
Replies: 3
Views: 951
Posted By TONPumper
Black Screen with Cursor

I recently made changes to my parents' computer in order to help with the fans running at high speeds constantly. I used a tool called Simple System Tweaker, and disabled only the default visual and...
Forum: General Discussion 26 Oct 2016
Replies: 0
Views: 768
Posted By TONPumper
Time Sync Thru Task Scheduler

I've been trying to sync my time on a certain schedule for a long time now. I don't know why it took me so long, but I just learned how to change the time sync in task scheduler. In doing more...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 28 Sep 2016
Replies: 11
Views: 1,065
Posted By TONPumper
Just an update: My OS seems to be okay. I don't...

Just an update: My OS seems to be okay. I don't know if my friend lied to me or maybe I don't use the programs that have corrupt files. Either way, I think I'm good to go. If not, installing the OS...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 14 Sep 2016
Replies: 11
Views: 1,065
Posted By TONPumper
I'm so glad you noticed this. I was actually...

I'm so glad you noticed this. I was actually following step 33 in this guide (https://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials/11728-optimize-windows-7-a.html).
Forum: Hardware & Devices 14 Sep 2016
Replies: 11
Views: 1,065
Posted By TONPumper
Should I punch my friend in the face, just in...

Should I punch my friend in the face, just in case? ;)
Forum: Hardware & Devices 13 Sep 2016
Replies: 11
Views: 1,065
Posted By TONPumper
I'm not sure from which drive it is booting. I...

I'm not sure from which drive it is booting. I can say that it did boot much faster than it did before the install, which--to me--would indicate it's booting from the SSD. I have placed an attachment...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 12 Sep 2016
Replies: 11
Views: 1,065
Posted By TONPumper
SSD Migration Interrupted

I had my friend help me install my SSD, mainly because I hadn't seen them in a while and because I like to have an extra pair of eyes in case something goes wrong. The install was fine, but I used...
Forum: Tutorials 31 Dec 2015
Replies: 75
Views: 178,171
Posted By TONPumper
Thank you so much! Happy New Year! :party:

Thank you so much! Happy New Year! :party:
Forum: Tutorials 31 Dec 2015
Replies: 75
Views: 178,171
Posted By TONPumper
For some reason, I keep getting the shield icon...

For some reason, I keep getting the shield icon on the Show/Hide Hidden Files but not on the Show/Hide All Hidden Files. Attached is a picture of my context menu.
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