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Forum: General Discussion 3 Hours Ago
Replies: 9
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Posted By Megahertz07
Does the laptop came from a person living by the...

Does the laptop came from a person living by the sea?
I have in my hands one that failed by corrosion due to sea salt.
Forum: General Discussion 4 Hours Ago
Replies: 9
Views: 243
Posted By Megahertz07
Welcome to the Forum. - Don't worry about...

Welcome to the Forum.

- Don't worry about converting the HDD to Legacy-MBR. Boot from the win 7 installation disk, go to Install - Advanced - delete ALL partitions - create new. It will create the...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 5 Hours Ago
Replies: 16
Views: 391
Posted By Megahertz07
You didn't answer my question: On Device manager,...

You didn't answer my question: On Device manager, is there any yellow alert of missing drivers?

Every laptop has a radio switch to turn on Wi-Fi and Bluetooth. Is it on? Is Wi-Fi working...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 3 Days Ago
Replies: 16
Views: 391
Posted By Megahertz07
open Control Panel\All Control Panel Items\Device...

open Control Panel\All Control Panel Items\Device Manager. Is there any yellow alert of missing drivers?
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 4 Days Ago
Replies: 10
Views: 605
Posted By Megahertz07
You wrote you've done many disk checks and it...

You wrote you've done many disk checks and it usually runs better after.
How did you call it, by disk properties or by CMD line (chkdsk c: /f)
Did it find any bad clusters or bad blocks?

You...
Forum: General Discussion 6 Days Ago
Replies: 15
Views: 1,262
Posted By Megahertz07
Every SD card has a natural (or default) format. ...

Every SD card has a natural (or default) format.
SD cards are normally used on portable devices as cameras. Normally cameras use Fat32 format.

eFat is universal. Mac, Linux and Windows can...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 6 Days Ago
Replies: 7
Views: 429
Posted By Megahertz07
Most of us here use free software MiniTool...

Most of us here use free software MiniTool Partition Wizard Home Edition 9.1 (new versions aren't so good)
Download MiniTool Partition Wizard Home Edition 9.1 - FileHippo.com...
Forum: General Discussion 6 Days Ago
Replies: 2
Views: 882
Posted By Megahertz07
As Paul advised, If you still have the COA...

As Paul advised, If you still have the COA sticker with the license key, you can reinstall win 7 pro or install win 10 pro.
Most of us at the Forum, don't like win 10. But that's up to you.

Fist...
Forum: General Discussion 6 Days Ago
Replies: 3
Views: 869
Posted By Megahertz07
Something has been corrupted. To shutdown a...

Something has been corrupted. To shutdown a desktop, press the start button on the computer case. Normally it is set to shutdown.

Boot the Win 7 installation disk, go to repair and try a boot...
Forum: General Discussion 6 Days Ago
Replies: 7
Views: 965
Posted By Megahertz07
Did you checked device manager to see if there is...

Did you checked device manager to see if there is any yellow alert of missing driver?

Open Control Panel\All Control Panel Items\Power Options and check advanced settings to see if USB isn't...
Forum: General Discussion 6 Days Ago
Replies: 3
Views: 869
Posted By Megahertz07
Welcome to the Forum. Explorer.exe is a...

Welcome to the Forum.

Explorer.exe is a program that gives you the desktop.
When you restart the computer, explorer will restart automatically.

If it stopped at the logo, you did something...
Forum: Installation & Setup 1 Week Ago
Replies: 8
Views: 381
Posted By Megahertz07
Why I suggested win 7 32 with 4G or less memory: ...

Why I suggested win 7 32 with 4G or less memory:
- Win 7 64 minimal M$ recommendation is 2G. That was before SP1. With SP1 Win 7 64 use about 3G only for it.
Most laptops use part of memory for...
Forum: General Discussion 1 Week Ago
Replies: 15
Views: 1,262
Posted By Megahertz07
Try to format he SD as Fat32 or NTFS To...

Try to format he SD as Fat32 or NTFS

To format as Fat32
Open a CMD window as admin and type:
format /FS:FAT32 /Q K: (replace K with the drive letter)

To format as NTFS
Open a CMD window as...
Forum: General Discussion 1 Week Ago
Replies: 65
Views: 1,724
Posted By Megahertz07
As you have 10 drives on your computer, once you...

As you have 10 drives on your computer, once you open explorer it will update the index. That is why it shows the green bar.
Try to turn off indexing for all drives....
Forum: Hardware & Devices 1 Week Ago
Replies: 3
Views: 386
Posted By Megahertz07
For installing, both. But there is no USB 3.0...

For installing, both. But there is no USB 3.0 driver to it.

As already mentioned, Coffe Lake isn't compatible with Win 7 as it doesn't have the drivers (USB 3.0, Chipset etc.)
My advice is to...
Forum: General Discussion 1 Week Ago
Replies: 15
Views: 1,262
Posted By Megahertz07
You can use check disk just to check it, without...

You can use check disk just to check it, without fixing any problems (chkdsk c:). The /f (chkdsk c: /f) is to fix the problems it encounter. Under Windows, as the disk is in use, it cant be done....
Forum: General Discussion 1 Week Ago
Replies: 8
Views: 743
Posted By Megahertz07
It makes sense. To delete the BEMW account...

It makes sense.

To delete the BEMW account or even the ASP.net you must create a new account with admin rights.
As BEMW, open Control Panel\All Control Panel Items\User Accounts\Manage Accounts...
Forum: General Discussion 1 Week Ago
Replies: 8
Views: 743
Posted By Megahertz07
Alejandro85, OP doesn't have any other Admin...

Alejandro85, OP doesn't have any other Admin account, only the one he doesn't have the password.
Forum: General Discussion 1 Week Ago
Replies: 15
Views: 1,262
Posted By Megahertz07
The C: check disk log you can find using Event...

The C: check disk log you can find using Event viewer (%windir%\system32\eventvwr.msc /s)
How To Extract The Check Disk (CHKDSK) Logs From Event Viewer on Windows...
Forum: General Discussion 1 Week Ago
Replies: 13
Views: 1,330
Posted By Megahertz07
The main limitation isn't the Win 7 starter. It's...

The main limitation isn't the Win 7 starter. It's the laptop itself.
The Intel Atom® Processor N2600 is the bottom line Intel processor.
The best you can do to increase performance is to install a...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 1 Week Ago
Replies: 7
Views: 651
Posted By Megahertz07
Dynamic disk can be part of an array. You join...

Dynamic disk can be part of an array. You join two or more physical disks to be one logical disk, an example is RAID. But they have to work together. If you take one disk, the other won't work.
...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 1 Week Ago
Replies: 7
Views: 651
Posted By Megahertz07
Disk 0 is set as dynamic. Was it linked to the...

Disk 0 is set as dynamic. Was it linked to the older disk that failed?

Basic and Dynamic Disks - Windows applications | Microsoft Docs...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 1 Week Ago
Replies: 2
Views: 245
Posted By Megahertz07
Most CPU's has a variable clock related to load....

Most CPU's has a variable clock related to load. My i5 (6600k) works between 800 an 4200 (OC).

What you facing may be due to disk problem.
Do a check disk. Open a CMD window as admin (Right click...
Forum: General Discussion 1 Week Ago
Replies: 15
Views: 1,262
Posted By Megahertz07
You have to launch the CMD as Admin. Right click...

You have to launch the CMD as Admin. Right click on the CMD shortcut and you'll see Run as Administrator.

As your drive is in use it will ask if you want to schedule to next boot=Yes
Reboot
Forum: Hardware & Devices 1 Week Ago
Replies: 8
Views: 372
Posted By Megahertz07
When you say it stopped working, you mean nothing...

When you say it stopped working, you mean nothing works? Can you boot into BIOS?
Is your Daughter pc a desktop or laptop?

As you removed the video card and it worked, it may be a power supply...
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