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Forum: Tutorials 11 Dec 2016
Replies: 203
Views: 283,178
Posted By bilateral
I couldn't say for sure, but I think the main...

I couldn't say for sure, but I think the main issue is trusting that devices (drives, other hardware?) on the new machine will be set up exactly the same way as on the old machine. It would be easy...
Forum: Tutorials 06 Sep 2016
Replies: 203
Views: 283,178
Posted By bilateral
Yes, it should. That is the main intention of...

Yes, it should. That is the main intention of using this.
Forum: Tutorials 23 Aug 2016
Replies: 27
Views: 139,422
Posted By bilateral
I came back to this because it is interesting how...

I came back to this because it is interesting how careful one has to be in understanding the instructions, and also in writing them. perkinw apparently did the same thing I did: selected only one...
Forum: Tutorials 23 Aug 2016
Replies: 27
Views: 139,422
Posted By bilateral
My apologies. I missed that it says "double...

My apologies. I missed that it says "double click" in Step 4. Maybe I would have caught it if those two words had been highlighted with bold or underline. (Even going back, I looked for the "double...
Forum: Tutorials 22 Aug 2016
Replies: 27
Views: 139,422
Posted By bilateral
Thanks for replying, Brink. MS should have one...

Thanks for replying, Brink. MS should have one comprehensive troubleshooter that will run on your system that will run through and check all this stuff, and tell you what is going on and how to fix...
Forum: News 22 Aug 2016
Replies: 57
Views: 16,424
Posted By bilateral
I wonder if MS is now making people PAY for not...

I wonder if MS is now making people PAY for not upgrading to Windows 10--and then you will have to pay. (I did the upgrade, and saved an image of 7 so I could decide to use either one later.) But...
Forum: Tutorials 22 Aug 2016
Replies: 27
Views: 139,422
Posted By bilateral
Nearly 6 years after this was first posted, it is...

Nearly 6 years after this was first posted, it is still very useful. That is one thing among many I really like about Brink's tutorials. Short and to the point, not a lot of excess.

In my case,...
Forum: Tutorials 23 Jun 2016
Replies: 203
Views: 283,178
Posted By bilateral
@ignatzatsonic: Thanks for replying. I read...

@ignatzatsonic: Thanks for replying. I read through this whole thread-- It looks like there were a number of people earlier in the thread who used Paragon Adaptive Restore successfully. It always...
Forum: Tutorials 22 Jun 2016
Replies: 203
Views: 283,178
Posted By bilateral
I've been an owner of Paragon Hard Drive Manager...

I've been an owner of Paragon Hard Drive Manager for several years, and I've noticed the P2P Adjust feature (also called Adaptive Restore) but never used it before. Now I have a good opportunity...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 03 Sep 2015
Replies: 12
Views: 78,919
Posted By bilateral
Make this thread more useful for those who stumble across it?

@N00berG00ber --I'm way late to this party, I know, but I found it in a search.... It would be helpful if you could say which service it was that you re-enabled that allowed you to flush your DNS...
Forum: Tutorials 02 Sep 2015
Replies: 115
Views: 240,004
Posted By bilateral
Yes, that's why I thought of using the...

Yes, that's why I thought of using the ExpressCard slot. For some uses, everything can be completely recessed, just like the SD card slot on a laptop. I don't think there is an adapter for Compact...
Forum: Tutorials 01 Sep 2015
Replies: 115
Views: 240,004
Posted By bilateral
@Xmas--I really appreciate your comments. You...

@Xmas--I really appreciate your comments. You have obviously thought a lot about cache and how it functions, and how ReadyBoost works.



Yes, I understand what you are saying. But you know how...
Forum: Tutorials 01 Sep 2015
Replies: 115
Views: 240,004
Posted By bilateral
Thanks for the suggestion, Shawn. I was tied up...

Thanks for the suggestion, Shawn. I was tied up with other stuff for a few days, but I've now had a chance to read all through that thread on the Paging File. The main information about moving it I...
Forum: Tutorials 29 Aug 2015
Replies: 115
Views: 240,004
Posted By bilateral
My wife's old Toshiba laptop has almost the same...

My wife's old Toshiba laptop has almost the same specs--with a Core Duo processor. I plan to give it at least 8GB, maybe as much as 32GB for ReadyBoost. For the moment it's a trial with a weak SD...
Forum: Tutorials 29 Aug 2015
Replies: 115
Views: 240,004
Posted By bilateral
Thanks for the reply, Xmas. You know, a...

Thanks for the reply, Xmas. You know, a processor's cache RAM is REALLY fast! No PC card is nearly as fast as that, nor fast as regular RAM, nor as an SSD. But your points are well taken.

I'm...
Forum: Tutorials 28 Aug 2015
Replies: 115
Views: 240,004
Posted By bilateral
Thanks for replying. This laptop is actually a...

Thanks for replying. This laptop is actually a little older--around 2008 or 2009 vintage. I forgot to say it is maxed out with 4 GB of memory, but I know some have still reported benefit even there...
Forum: Tutorials 28 Aug 2015
Replies: 115
Views: 240,004
Posted By bilateral
I'm not sure how active this thread is any...

I'm not sure how active this thread is any more--I hope someone who knows something about this can respond.

I read the whole thread, and I have a few questions I did not see raised about Win7...
Forum: General Discussion 15 Jun 2015
Replies: 2
Views: 854
Posted By bilateral
Thanks for replying. I'm not as enamoured...

Thanks for replying.

I'm not as enamoured of Malwarebytes any more, since they went all fancy and commercial. But I had installed it a few months ago, not used it since, so I just updated and...
Forum: General Discussion 15 Jun 2015
Replies: 2
Views: 854
Posted By bilateral
Odd icon--"FS" started appearing on Win Explorer Task Bar Icons

I am posting in the hopes that someone will have some inkling why I am getting this. I'm including a screenshot of most of my taskbar at the bottom of my screen. OS is Win 7 x64, on a Toshiba...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 22 Mar 2015
Replies: 3
Views: 2,665
Posted By bilateral
Thanks. So it sounds like you are saying I might...

Thanks. So it sounds like you are saying I might go ahead and try doing the update that re-installs IE 11.

And if that does not work out well, I have two choices. I could either roll back IE 11,...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 22 Mar 2015
Replies: 3
Views: 2,665
Posted By bilateral
I don't seem to be getting much action on this...

I don't seem to be getting much action on this thread (although there have been quite a few views), and it looks to me like this is not a usual problem. BTW, I don't think I mentioned that I ran the...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 21 Mar 2015
Replies: 3
Views: 2,665
Posted By bilateral
Windows Update offers IE 11 installation--but it is already installed!

On a Toshiba laptop running Win 7 x64 Home Premium, I am being offered to install IE 11--as an Optional installation. However, IE 11 is ALREADY installed and working (though I think it may be a...
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