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Forum: Chillout Room 26 Feb 2018
Replies: 1,367
Views: 314,129
Posted By XweAponX
Hm, OK I'll play. Might be too big though: ...

Hm, OK I'll play. Might be too big though:

https://i.imgur.com/Hdbw3MH.png
Forum: Chillout Room 26 Feb 2018
Replies: 6
Views: 1,248
Posted By XweAponX
Chromebooks are worthless unless all you want to...

Chromebooks are worthless unless all you want to do is use a browser. You CAN install hackintosh into them. A friend of mine created a set of drivers for Chromebook so that Hackintosh could be...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 22 Nov 2017
Replies: 13
Views: 1,400
Posted By XweAponX
Checking for HDD sector damage

It's also important to do this rather than running CHKDSK /x /r on the partition. Run WDDiag or Seatools in extended mode, then run CHKDSK /x /f on it afterword.

Unless the drive is smaller than...
Forum: General Discussion 20 Nov 2017
Replies: 2
Views: 1,787
Posted By XweAponX
It's just the fonts, not the graphics? Try...

It's just the fonts, not the graphics?

Try changing the settings for cleartype, see if that clears them up a little bit. Also check to see if there was a graphics card update that was done on a...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 18 Nov 2017
Replies: 33
Views: 3,346
Posted By XweAponX
Once I installed the Magician software into the...

Once I installed the Magician software into the machine, I discovered all kinds of things I neglected. the AHCI was shut off, turning it on sped it up considerable. Then it had something called...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 18 Nov 2017
Replies: 33
Views: 3,346
Posted By XweAponX
Bah! I'll mark it Solved, it is kind of solved. ...

Bah! I'll mark it Solved, it is kind of solved.

Thanks everyone who helped me find the right tools to deal with this rare issue. When I was initially checking out this system In Situ, I ran...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 18 Nov 2017
Replies: 33
Views: 3,346
Posted By XweAponX
Looks like a good tool, Ironically, my customer...

Looks like a good tool, Ironically, my customer also has a GoFlex haha. The 500 GB drive inside of it went bad, and we put a 3 TB Drive in there. Unfortunately, it was Mac Formatted and GPT! Which...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 18 Nov 2017
Replies: 33
Views: 3,346
Posted By XweAponX
I had never had a problem with any of the systems...

I had never had a problem with any of the systems where I installed a solid-state hard drive, until this one. But I had told those people to buy either western digital or Intel SSDs.

Samsung's to...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 18 Nov 2017
Replies: 33
Views: 3,346
Posted By XweAponX
Secure Erase fixed the "frozen" state. Used...

Secure Erase fixed the "frozen" state. Used DISKPART to re init for MBR. It's Windows 7, maybe I should use GPT.

I won't mark "Solved" cos the OS on the drive was irrecoverable.

I had not...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 18 Nov 2017
Replies: 33
Views: 3,346
Posted By XweAponX
I have the 7.0 version too, I'll try that. ...

I have the 7.0 version too, I'll try that.



I have already recovered what I needed from it, I still have the drive info saved from EaseUS so I can open that and grab more, if I want.



...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 17 Nov 2017
Replies: 33
Views: 3,346
Posted By XweAponX
Even if this does not work, I appreciate being...

Even if this does not work, I appreciate being pointed to this tool, even if it does not help me with this drive, it WILL help me with others.

Thanks to all for all the help.
Forum: Hardware & Devices 17 Nov 2017
Replies: 33
Views: 3,346
Posted By XweAponX
Allrighty! The MFT and the MFT Mirror are...

Allrighty!

The MFT and the MFT Mirror are both bad. Can't repair this. I've already backed up whats important.

Hm, on one last try, I told it to rebuild the BS. It's searching the MFT now,...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 17 Nov 2017
Replies: 33
Views: 3,346
Posted By XweAponX
I've already done this with the worthless EaseUS...

I've already done this with the worthless EaseUS app, I should have used the Minitool app which is better.

I have a choice to write the backup boot sector over the default boot sector, write the...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 17 Nov 2017
Replies: 33
Views: 3,346
Posted By XweAponX
OK, that was on the Boot partition. It said there...

OK, that was on the Boot partition. It said there was nothing wrong with the MFT there. Selecting the partition that's bad, it gives me different options when I press "boot"

TestDisk 7.1-WIP, Data...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 17 Nov 2017
Replies: 33
Views: 3,346
Posted By XweAponX
Ah, I knew I missed something. Yah it's hard for...

Ah, I knew I missed something. Yah it's hard for me right now because I have the Box the drive is installed into between me and my PC that I am working on. I Have the drive connected via a SATA to...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 17 Nov 2017
Replies: 33
Views: 3,346
Posted By XweAponX
Ok it does THIS Well CRAP, I can't upload a...

Ok it does THIS

Well CRAP, I can't upload a pic like I can at 8Forums. :/

It says THIS:

TestDisk 7.1-WIP, Data Recovery Utility, October
Christophe GRENIER <grenier@cgsecurity.org>...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 17 Nov 2017
Replies: 33
Views: 3,346
Posted By XweAponX
I had an old copy of EaseUS, I guess I bought it...

I had an old copy of EaseUS, I guess I bought it a while ago and then deleted the hell out of it whjen it was worthless. I have a MiniTool program that's better. Damn! This is yet another reccovery...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 17 Nov 2017
Replies: 33
Views: 3,346
Posted By XweAponX
&quot;Master File Table&quot; error on new Samsung 850 EVO NAND SSD

Wow this is a lot to go through. I have no regular access to the drive except for the boot partition. I am using easeUS to recover some of the important files that were on the machine, but other than...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 16 Nov 2017
Replies: 33
Views: 3,346
Posted By XweAponX
Nah, I appreciate the response but it's not what...

Nah, I appreciate the response but it's not what I'm looking for. I need to know if there is a scanner for this type of drive like GWscan or WDDiag, those have always worked well with fixing little...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 16 Nov 2017
Replies: 33
Views: 3,346
Posted By XweAponX
That's the first thing I saw when I checked but...

That's the first thing I saw when I checked but is it paid software? I downloaded the trial version. if the trial version gives me full access that might help. I don't understand why partition wizard...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 16 Nov 2017
Replies: 13
Views: 1,400
Posted By XweAponX
I use GWscan, a tool made for gateway systems. It...

I use GWscan, a tool made for gateway systems. It can read many makes of drives. It can scan the whole drive and block out bad sectors. If it detects a lot of errors, it will halt. When that happens,...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 16 Nov 2017
Replies: 33
Views: 3,346
Posted By XweAponX
"Master File Table" error on new Samsung 850 EVO NAND SSD

The customer was in the middle of reading some Data from ISO Images mounted with UltraISO. Apparently, in the middle of reading the data he got the BSOD that means "Drive can't be read" (0x000000ED)...
Forum: General Discussion 03 Dec 2016
Replies: 2
Views: 626
Posted By XweAponX
Need advice on an ISO project

I use a flash drive to carry around a bootable "toolbox" I made, which I use to check HDD's, Load remote registry's, sometimes resize or copy whole HDD's or partitions. Most of the tools are a bunch...
Forum: General Discussion 03 Dec 2016
Replies: 62
Views: 4,918
Posted By XweAponX
I think it would be fine, the life expectancy of...

I think it would be fine, the life expectancy of a laptop seems to me about 3 years lately. But if you did get one that lasted until 2020, you could update it to 8 or 10 at that time.
Forum: General Discussion 26 Nov 2016
Replies: 9
Views: 1,126
Posted By XweAponX
When it shuts off, does it just go black suddenly...

When it shuts off, does it just go black suddenly and power off completely or does the system go through a shutdown sequence?

This was happening to me, check your Task Manager and power settings....
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