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Forum: Browsers & Mail 31 Dec 2013
Replies: 3
Views: 4,758
Posted By trackrat
Thanks for your reply, I had already scanned with...

Thanks for your reply, I had already scanned with Malwarebytes and it found 21 PUP's which were deleted.
The problem was AVG secure search, after disabling that add on, the browser now functions as...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 31 Dec 2013
Replies: 3
Views: 4,758
Posted By trackrat
IE 11 problems

A friend came round with his laptop saying it was slow, would not connect to the WiFi and would not load web pages when connected by wire to the router.

I did a boot scan with AVG rescue and it...
Forum: Graphic Cards 02 Dec 2011
Replies: 5
Views: 2,742
Posted By trackrat
Definitely get the card tested, as it could be a...

Definitely get the card tested, as it could be a faulty PCI-e slot.
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 31 May 2011
Replies: 3
Views: 4,044
Posted By trackrat
The D drive has 190GB's of free space. Someone...

The D drive has 190GB's of free space.
Someone on another forum suggested disconnecting the D drive and try booting it up with only the C drive connected, and it booted straight into windows with no...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 31 May 2011
Replies: 3
Views: 4,044
Posted By trackrat
Out of my depth.

I am having a few problems with my computer running Windows 7 64bit.
It has run faultlessly for 2 months, then yesterday it booted to the Windows logo and would go no further, so I restarted and it...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 03 May 2011
Replies: 3
Views: 1,184
Posted By trackrat
All sorted now, it was a faulty SATA cable, I...

All sorted now, it was a faulty SATA cable, I replaced it and no more problems.
Mark thanks for your tips on the Gigabyte drivers.
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 03 May 2011
Replies: 3
Views: 1,184
Posted By trackrat
Need help with the wifes computer.

I have just built the wife a new computer,
Specs,
Amd X6 1090T
Gigabyte 890GX
Corsair DDR3 1600
ATI 5870
WD X 2 X 250Gb hard drives.
Windows 64 bit Home Premium

It has been running...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 20 Apr 2011
Replies: 1
Views: 1,600
Posted By trackrat
Go down the Asus route, there cmedia chips are...

Go down the Asus route, there cmedia chips are well supported in Linux.
Forum: Customization 12 Dec 2010
Replies: 2
Views: 4,322
Posted By trackrat
Have you tried right clicking on an empty part of...

Have you tried right clicking on an empty part of the start menu, then click properties and customize?.
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 26 Jul 2010
Replies: 4
Views: 2,769
Posted By trackrat
Could be a problem with GRUB2, search for it on...

Could be a problem with GRUB2, search for it on the Ubuntu forums, it reads like a horror story for dual booting.
Forum: Customization 20 Jul 2010
Replies: 6
Views: 14,923
Posted By trackrat
Desktop Boards — Custom splash screens /...

Desktop Boards — Custom splash screens / logos (http://www.intel.com/support/motherboards/desktop/sb/cs-009045.htm)
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 05 Jul 2010
Replies: 5
Views: 1,271
Posted By trackrat
Can you post your complete computer...

Can you post your complete computer specifications and the blue screen error codes.
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 05 Jul 2010
Replies: 21
Views: 3,795
Posted By trackrat
My specs are similar to yours and this is the...

My specs are similar to yours and this is the readings I get.
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 03 Jul 2010
Replies: 21
Views: 3,795
Posted By trackrat
Just a thought, looking at the specifications of...

Just a thought, looking at the specifications of your card, it says it needs two six pin connectors to power it, have you got the two connected ? .
Forum: Network & Sharing 29 Jun 2010
Replies: 8
Views: 3,302
Posted By trackrat
I have read the links you posted and thank you...

I have read the links you posted and thank you for that, but it will still not work.
I have a maplin USB switch and I am going to use that as it is so much simplier.
Forum: Network & Sharing 28 Jun 2010
Replies: 8
Views: 3,302
Posted By trackrat
Had another go today, and have finally found out...

Had another go today, and have finally found out how to get teredo enabled and IPv6 working,and it still will not let me join the homegroup from my netbook.
Alyhough IPv6 is now enabled, it is...
Forum: Network & Sharing 27 Jun 2010
Replies: 8
Views: 3,302
Posted By trackrat
I have tried everything I could find and nothing...

I have tried everything I could find and nothing works.
It has something to do with Teredo, I also have tried all the things I could find to correct that as well.
So much for the easier way of...
Forum: Network & Sharing 27 Jun 2010
Replies: 8
Views: 3,302
Posted By trackrat
Yes I tried that and no difference.

Yes I tried that and no difference.
Forum: Network & Sharing 27 Jun 2010
Replies: 8
Views: 3,302
Posted By trackrat
IPv6

Here is my problem, I have a desktop running W7 home premium 64bit and a Samsung N140 netbook running W7 home premium 32bit.
I set up a homegroup on the desktop and attempted to join it with the...
Forum: Software 06 May 2010
Replies: 5
Views: 4,271
Posted By trackrat
Here are a couple of programs to try. Speccy -...

Here are a couple of programs to try.
Speccy - System Information - Free Download (http://www.piriform.com/speccy)
CPUID (http://www.cpuid.com/pcwizard.php)
Forum: Hardware & Devices 25 Apr 2010
Replies: 4
Views: 2,078
Posted By trackrat
Just took it all apart, and the Mobo is dead. I...

Just took it all apart, and the Mobo is dead.
I cannot see any obvious marks that could point to a short.
As the mobo is only 8 weeks old and I brought it from a local computer dealer, it is going...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 24 Apr 2010
Replies: 4
Views: 2,078
Posted By trackrat
I have checked all the connections, and also...

I have checked all the connections, and also checked the RAM and Graphics card were correctly seated.
Forum: Hardware & Devices 24 Apr 2010
Replies: 4
Views: 2,078
Posted By trackrat
Computer will not start.

Before I strip it down in the morning to go through all the checks, this is what has happened and I am looking for ideas.
I built a computer for my nephew, specs as follows;
Silverstone SuGo2 case,...
Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking 27 Feb 2010
Replies: 1,953
Views: 355,832
Posted By trackrat
http://i2.photobucket.com/albums/y36/trackrat/DSCF...

http://i2.photobucket.com/albums/y36/trackrat/DSCF0519-1.jpg

http://i2.photobucket.com/albums/y36/trackrat/DSCF0523.jpg
Forum: System Security 27 Feb 2010
Replies: 48
Views: 5,260
Posted By trackrat
I cannot understand why the home user pays for...

I cannot understand why the home user pays for these products when there are just as good free programs.
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