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Forum: Installation & Setup 08 Dec 2018
Replies: 1
Views: 192
Posted By Sammy888
Boot up utility to move and copy files?

Is there a utility that works on USB or CD which would allow me with a graphic environment to move, copy, delete files etc?
Forum: Installation & Setup 05 Dec 2018
Replies: 14
Views: 633
Posted By Sammy888
Update. I was able to move .windows old...

Update.

I was able to move .windows old over. But I was unsuccessful in getting Windows to boot into it. I did see an error message saying the registry is corrupt. I tried accessing it's restore...
Forum: Tutorials 05 Dec 2018
Replies: 99
Views: 372,060
Posted By Sammy888
I have a problem with these instructions. I don't...

I have a problem with these instructions. I don't have a Document and Settings to move from in my windows.old directory. What do I do now? I'm using Win 64.
Forum: Installation & Setup 04 Dec 2018
Replies: 14
Views: 633
Posted By Sammy888
Thanks Roy. Are you suggesting to avoid the...

Thanks Roy. Are you suggesting to avoid the "upgrade" and do a clean install?
Also, when should I be adding back the windows.old. Before or after the clean install?
Forum: Installation & Setup 04 Dec 2018
Replies: 14
Views: 633
Posted By Sammy888
So I went to Microsoft's site, entered my Windows...

So I went to Microsoft's site, entered my Windows 7 Pro license key and it gave me a Win7_Pro_SP1_English_COEM_x64.iso to download which is over 3 GB in size. My Windows DVD should be retail,...
Forum: Installation & Setup 03 Dec 2018
Replies: 14
Views: 633
Posted By Sammy888
There was some issues previously where Private...

There was some issues previously where Private Firewall wasn't stopping internet traffic, only Zone Alarm and Windows firewall would. My nephew told me he used Malwarebytes on my PC before and he...
Forum: Installation & Setup 03 Dec 2018
Replies: 14
Views: 633
Posted By Sammy888
Ok thanks. I wasn't aware of the Windows time...

Ok thanks. I wasn't aware of the Windows time limit. I have used successfully the Windows repair CD in the past so I didn't feel the need to come here with the lack of information Windows was giving...
Forum: Installation & Setup 03 Dec 2018
Replies: 14
Views: 633
Posted By Sammy888
Yes, that's why I created a slipstream DVD a long...

Yes, that's why I created a slipstream DVD a long time ago.
Forum: Installation & Setup 03 Dec 2018
Replies: 14
Views: 633
Posted By Sammy888
Yes, all the drives including main drives are...

Yes, all the drives including main drives are shown in the BIOS.

At one point, I had the option of booting into two different Windows 7 (before windows.old was created). I chose the older boot...
Forum: System Security 01 Dec 2018
Replies: 3
Views: 1,148
Posted By Sammy888
Thanks....but that's not what I was looking for....

Thanks....but that's not what I was looking for. There's something wrong with my Windows 7. I had to do a new install, now I am in a pickle: What to do: Windows CD couldn't repair my Windows?...
Forum: Installation & Setup 01 Dec 2018
Replies: 14
Views: 633
Posted By Sammy888
What to do: Windows CD couldn't repair my Windows?

Granted it's been many years since I wiped my system and started fresh. However, the timing now isn't the best because I don't have the time to reinstall everything.

I tried every option. Windows...
Forum: System Security 30 Nov 2018
Replies: 3
Views: 1,148
Posted By Sammy888
Windows Firewall Registry corrupt?

With the exception of Zonealarm, recently on my Windows 7 Pro system I'm not able to block my internet connection.

Initially I was using Privatefirewall. I know the app isn't any longer supported...
Forum: Tutorials 03 Feb 2018
Replies: 24
Views: 225,006
Posted By Sammy888
Great thread

This is a great thread. I hope this site and forum sticks around. I used the commands often.

I know someone mentioned CCleaner deletes your restore points, but in my experience it corrupts your...
Forum: Installation & Setup 23 Nov 2016
Replies: 4
Views: 1,236
Posted By Sammy888
This issue has been present for a few years now....

This issue has been present for a few years now. The old restore points have long since been deleted. I ran SFC many times with no luck.
Forum: Installation & Setup 22 Nov 2016
Replies: 4
Views: 1,236
Posted By Sammy888
Unable to move Desktop folder due to "Unexpected error from PerformRed

Something seems to be corrupt. I receive the above error message when I try to move my desktop from my current location: C:\User\User\Contacts\Desktop to C:\User\User\Desktop. Error message is Unable...
Forum: Network & Sharing 16 May 2016
Replies: 3
Views: 1,537
Posted By Sammy888
LAN Connection - Unidentified Network: No Network Access

On my laptop I just noticed this appearing when I hover over the Wifi bar indicator in the right hand corner.

I have no way of deleting this connection, I also don't need it nor do I know how it...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 30 Jan 2016
Replies: 3
Views: 762
Posted By Sammy888
Unfortunately, the restore points have been...

Unfortunately, the restore points have been removed since then. I think I first noticed this issue early 2015.

If system restore was the only option, looks like a fresh reinstall is needed (two...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 24 Jan 2016
Replies: 3
Views: 762
Posted By Sammy888
Problem:when upgrading/updating apps (programs) I must uninstall first

This happened a while ago after I ran a trial registry cleaner (I know, my bad) or after disabling the Win 10 upgrade notification. Every program is affected with the exception of MS Windows...
Forum: Tutorials 16 May 2015
Replies: 635
Views: 1,013,242
Posted By Sammy888
Can someone update the link in post 1 to include...

Can someone update the link in post 1 to include the correct link Beta 2.6.0 (and remove the dead one). Beta file is no longer available on RT Se7en's website.

Also, if I recall correctly, one...
Forum: Software 24 Oct 2014
Replies: 10
Views: 8,880
Posted By Sammy888
Sadly, there is no longer a [menu] option to...

Sadly, there is no longer a [menu] option to disable the "welcome" screen as Adobe calls it in Arcobat X or XI.
Forum: Tutorials 13 Mar 2014
Replies: 351
Views: 1,793,261
Posted By Sammy888
Can we get a sticky please on what UEFI is and...

Can we get a sticky please on what UEFI is and the limitations of older mobos that are a few years old likely do not support UEFI?
Forum: Network & Sharing 20 Dec 2013
Replies: 2
Views: 991
Posted By Sammy888
I am glad to hear things work for you. However,...

I am glad to hear things work for you. However, if you read my post it doesn't work for me.
BTW, I ran 20 K the other day without any problem :)
Forum: Network & Sharing 18 Dec 2013
Replies: 2
Views: 991
Posted By Sammy888
Basic Question: How do you share a folder between home computers?

With XP, this was rather simple and it worked.

With Windows 7 that's not the case. I've tried different routers.

I have Windows 7 x64 Pro on my desktop and Windows 7 Home Premium on my HP...
Forum: Installation & Setup 02 Dec 2013
Replies: 2
Views: 8,684
Posted By Sammy888
Oh no, that's not what I expected. I want the new...

Oh no, that's not what I expected. I want the new drive as my system (Windows) drive.

I don't understand why in this day and age Windows x64 can't be configured to allow the BOOT drive to show the...
Forum: Installation & Setup 02 Dec 2013
Replies: 2
Views: 8,684
Posted By Sammy888
Asus motherboards: P6X58D-E does it support UEFI

I just ordered a 3TB HD. I was under the impression the install would be normal plug and play. However, something prompted me to google the drive and people had issues with their system identifying...
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