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Forum: General Discussion 14 Dec 2016
Replies: 4
Views: 602
Posted By Alpha
Thanks. I'll try those suggestions. I still...

Thanks. I'll try those suggestions.

I still have this instinctual feeling the phone is somehow responsible..... Before that day, the computer ran fine.
Forum: General Discussion 13 Dec 2016
Replies: 4
Views: 602
Posted By Alpha
Do you have to disable fast boot in order to view...

Do you have to disable fast boot in order to view that diagnostic?

My instinct tells me it's something to do with my phone but I'm not ruling out the GPU. This only started the other day, the day...
Forum: General Discussion 10 Dec 2016
Replies: 4
Views: 602
Posted By Alpha
Splash screen delay, windows crashing randomly.

I built a new PC. All of my components for this build were new except for my SSD and RAM. The system ran smoothly for the first few months. No crashes, hangups, or BSOD. The only issue was that it...
Forum: General Discussion 04 Jun 2015
Replies: 9
Views: 4,092
Posted By Alpha
I have since learned that Windows 7 has a lot of...

I have since learned that Windows 7 has a lot of issues with sleep mode on a lot of motherboards. It's a common problem that a lot of people have given up on trying to fix. The fan on my computer...
Forum: General Discussion 09 Mar 2014
Replies: 9
Views: 4,092
Posted By Alpha
I tried messing around with my power settings...

I tried messing around with my power settings today in Windows 7 and I still can not figure out what the issue is. My gut tells me that it is a BIOS issues because I also can't get an accurate...
Forum: General Discussion 05 Mar 2014
Replies: 16
Views: 2,525
Posted By Alpha
Cool, I'll check it out. I've heard a lot of good...

Cool, I'll check it out. I've heard a lot of good things about Mint Mate. It's seems like a lot of people are migrating over. There must be a reason.
Forum: General Discussion 05 Mar 2014
Replies: 16
Views: 2,525
Posted By Alpha
My post was directed at the OP because he asked...

My post was directed at the OP because he asked about my sudo post. It wasn't meant to be offensive towards you. I hope you didn't take it the wrong way.

What do you like about Mint over Ubuntu? I...
Forum: General Discussion 04 Mar 2014
Replies: 16
Views: 2,525
Posted By Alpha
whats sudo judo?[/QUOTE] Just a play on...

whats sudo judo?[/QUOTE]

Just a play on words. Su stands for Super User otherwise know as root. Do stands for do. Sudo is a program in Linux that allows a user, Super User privileges, without...
Forum: System Security 04 Mar 2014
Replies: 3
Views: 12,819
Posted By Alpha
You can try going into the actual program and...

You can try going into the actual program and look for settings that disable the program from loading at startup. Personally, I wouldn't disable my antivirus in Windows. I know there is a way to...
Forum: Network & Sharing 04 Mar 2014
Replies: 5
Views: 1,169
Posted By Alpha
Go to your ISP's website and see if they...

Go to your ISP's website and see if they recommend a modem for your service. Some modems are faster with different services. Did you get cable, or DSL, or what type of service? There are different...
Forum: General Discussion 04 Mar 2014
Replies: 28
Views: 57,296
Posted By Alpha
Did you try reseating your Ram.

Did you try reseating your Ram.
Forum: General Discussion 04 Mar 2014
Replies: 16
Views: 2,525
Posted By Alpha
When in doubt use the sudo judo

When in doubt use the sudo judo
Forum: General Discussion 04 Mar 2014
Replies: 21
Views: 2,231
Posted By Alpha
Sorry, yeah your right. I was reading multiple...

Sorry, yeah your right. I was reading multiple threads and got confused.
Forum: General Discussion 04 Mar 2014
Replies: 13
Views: 2,506
Posted By Alpha
Ha sorry I didn't see that no technical thing in...

Ha sorry I didn't see that no technical thing in the original post.
Forum: General Discussion 04 Mar 2014
Replies: 13
Views: 2,506
Posted By Alpha
No I was talking about the clock in your...

No I was talking about the clock in your BIOS/UEFI. There is a chip on your motherboard that has a "Basic Input Output System" that controls stuff on your motherboard. You need to enter it when the...
Forum: General Discussion 04 Mar 2014
Replies: 10
Views: 4,312
Posted By Alpha
Is it a Seagate HDD?

Is it a Seagate HDD?
Forum: General Discussion 04 Mar 2014
Replies: 28
Views: 57,296
Posted By Alpha
Try booting into the command prompt using a...

Try booting into the command prompt using a windows disk
Forum: General Discussion 04 Mar 2014
Replies: 9
Views: 7,009
Posted By Alpha
P.S add system restore to that list. Also,...

P.S add system restore to that list.

Also, when you are adding the new space what does the computer call the space? Unallocated data?
Forum: General Discussion 04 Mar 2014
Replies: 9
Views: 7,009
Posted By Alpha
This is most likely the problem: Windows stores...

This is most likely the problem: Windows stores files at the end of your partition for things like hibernate and pagefile (for when your drive is thrashing). You need to disable/remove hibernate...
Forum: General Discussion 04 Mar 2014
Replies: 1
Views: 876
Posted By Alpha
Go to the folder and right click, go to...

Go to the folder and right click, go to properties. Next go to the Security tab, Advanced button, Permissions. Make sure that everything says Full control. Go back to Security and click edit, make...
Forum: General Discussion 04 Mar 2014
Replies: 13
Views: 2,506
Posted By Alpha
Do you have any reason to think that your copy...

Do you have any reason to think that your copy isn't legit because it is probably a bios conflict. Did you lose power or reset your Cmos? Try jumping the Cmos reset the bios. Make sure that the clock...
Forum: General Discussion 04 Mar 2014
Replies: 27
Views: 124,494
Posted By Alpha
Go to the folder and right click, go to...

Go to the folder and right click, go to properties. Next go to the Security tab, Advanced button, Permissions. Make sure that everything says Full control. Go back to Security and click edit, make...
Forum: General Discussion 04 Mar 2014
Replies: 4
Views: 1,829
Posted By Alpha
Did you make sure that all of your fans are...

Did you make sure that all of your fans are running? What are your Cpu temps. The system could be overheating. Computers do weird stuff when the are running hot. Try coming off 4.2ghz you might be...
Forum: General Discussion 04 Mar 2014
Replies: 21
Views: 2,231
Posted By Alpha
I think you are looking at a hidden partition. Is...

I think you are looking at a hidden partition. Is this a factory computer or custom built? If factory you are probably looking at essentially your windows disc, drivers, factory bloatware, ect all...
Forum: General Discussion 04 Mar 2014
Replies: 15
Views: 13,233
Posted By Alpha
Also, I forgot to mention that they tend to round...

Also, I forgot to mention that they tend to round up. If you look up your drive on the internet it will give you the actual amount of gigabytes. If you divide that by 1000 it will give you "around" 2...
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