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Forum: Hardware & Devices 01 Jan 2017
Replies: 7
Views: 441
Posted By dsperber
Just in passing, I'd check to ensure that somehow...

Just in passing, I'd check to ensure that somehow the HDD hasn't had its "write cache" policy disabled. It should be ENABLED (i.e. "checked").
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Forum: General Discussion 04 Dec 2016
Replies: 62
Views: 2,489
Posted By dsperber
Actually, not true in the real world anyway. But...

Actually, not true in the real world anyway. But it may vary by vendor.

You can buy new Lenovo Thinkpad P50/P70 (http://shop.lenovo.com/us/en/laptops/thinkpad/p-series/p70/#SYSTEM) right now...
Forum: System Security 11 Nov 2016
Replies: 3
Views: 431
Posted By dsperber
Well, pretty amazing. Sure enough, the issue has...

Well, pretty amazing. Sure enough, the issue has disappeared!! On both machines!

No more auto-generated CAB files in C:\Windows\Temp, and essentially no files being created in...
Forum: System Security 10 Nov 2016
Replies: 3
Views: 431
Posted By dsperber
Excellent! I have now deleted the contents...

Excellent!

I have now deleted the contents of C:\Windows\Logs\CBS and C:\Windows\Temp on both machines. I will let time go by and will check in again tomorrow, to see if this indeed was the...
Forum: System Security 10 Nov 2016
Replies: 3
Views: 431
Posted By dsperber
What are these CAB_nnnn_2,3,4,5,6 files in C:\Windows\Temp?

I have observed the every-few-hours creation of files in the C:\Windows\Temp folder of both my sister and brother-in-law's Win7 Pro x64 machines (Lenovo M93p both), which are on the same LAN in their...
Forum: General Discussion 01 Sep 2016
Replies: 55
Views: 2,013
Posted By dsperber
Don't know what your budget is, or what any of...

Don't know what your budget is, or what any of your other criteria might be.

But I've been using this Lenovo Thinkpad W530 (model 243852U)...
Forum: Network & Sharing 30 Jul 2016
Replies: 3
Views: 287
Posted By dsperber
As was already mentioned, TeamViewer is one...

As was already mentioned, TeamViewer is one well-regarded "free for personal use" solution to this problem. It has the advantage of being usable directly and easily by installing one piece of...
Forum: Sound & Audio 25 Jul 2016
Replies: 1,246
Views: 1,532,505
Posted By dsperber
And have you tried going to the Microsoft page to...

And have you tried going to the Microsoft page to download/install IE 11 (https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/17621/internet-explorer-downloads)?

I would recommend you go there with your...
Forum: Backup and Restore 26 Jun 2016
Replies: 1,956
Views: 288,305
Posted By dsperber
It took that long because you were using a USB...

It took that long because you were using a USB 2.0 external enclosure. USB 2.0 is slow, compared to USB 3.0 which is probably 4-5 times faster.

Cloning is effectively "copying", and it just takes...
Forum: Backup and Restore 24 Jun 2016
Replies: 1,956
Views: 288,305
Posted By dsperber
(1) No. Brand of target drive for the restore is...

(1) No. Brand of target drive for the restore is not relevant, nor is size of the target drive. You can use Macrium Reflect to restore an image to the same size or smaller or larger target drive,...
Forum: Backup and Restore 24 Jun 2016
Replies: 1,956
Views: 288,305
Posted By dsperber
(1) No. You don't need to do anything to...

(1) No. You don't need to do anything to pre-format your new drive in any way. Just use the WinPE "rescue media" (i.e. standalone WinPE boot with Macrium Reflect auto-started) and begin your image...
Forum: Drivers 02 Jun 2016
Replies: 1
Views: 634
Posted By dsperber
Probably won't make any difference, but you might...

Probably won't make any difference, but you might try the newer 1.5.59.0 version of the driver (http://www.**************/download/2u0r9p5d1cl77yx/SAMSUNG_USB_Driver_for_Mobile_Phones+1.5.59.0.zip)....
Forum: Media Center 07 May 2016
Replies: 2
Views: 1,323
Posted By dsperber
Actually, I place the timing about when this...

Actually, I place the timing about when this issue first really started happening to when MS Guide moved from Zap2it to Rovi last year.

And yet another reason to scrap MS Guide and go with EPG123....
Forum: Hardware & Devices 01 May 2016
Replies: 5
Views: 421
Posted By dsperber
Sorry, I missed seeing that you'd been able to...

Sorry, I missed seeing that you'd been able to run this disc successfully on another machine.

So back to this laptop, and its problem. Can you see the disc in Windows Explorer? Does it get a...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 01 May 2016
Replies: 5
Views: 421
Posted By dsperber
Did you get this disc from a doctor? Might they...

Did you get this disc from a doctor? Might they have produced it with a Mac, and not a PC? Could this software image-viewer program be for a Mac, and not for a PC? Most medical software is...
Forum: Installation & Setup 21 Apr 2016
Replies: 1
Views: 579
Posted By dsperber
What are you trying to BOOT FROM? Bootable USB? ...

What are you trying to BOOT FROM? Bootable USB? Optical disc? A message about "couldn't find boot disk" pertains to your "boot media" you're trying to boot from and which presumably contains the...
Forum: Media Center 19 Apr 2016
Replies: 2
Views: 4,928
Posted By dsperber
Many of us longtime WMC users were really...

Many of us longtime WMC users were really disappointed when last year MS moved from Zap2it guide info to Rovi as the new source. For months there were discussions and complaints over in The Green...
Forum: Media Center 16 Apr 2016
Replies: 2
Views: 4,928
Posted By dsperber
EPG123: fabulous developer-replacement for WMC Guide

Long time WMC users know that MS did away with Zap2it as the Guide info provider last year, with much pain and unhappiness in the community as a result of the new provider Rovi.

The quality of the...
Forum: Backup and Restore 16 Apr 2016
Replies: 1,956
Views: 288,305
Posted By dsperber
Well, you can open Macrium and select the RESTORE...

Well, you can open Macrium and select the RESTORE tab. Then you can click on "browse for an image file" and select each one of your backups, one at a time.

For each one selected, over on the...
Forum: Sound & Audio 31 Mar 2016
Replies: 6
Views: 945
Posted By dsperber
I know this sounds like a simple question and no...

I know this sounds like a simple question and no disrespect, but is your source multi-channel, or stereo?

CD-audio is only 2-channel stereo, so if that's the the original source for your music...
Forum: Chillout Room 05 Mar 2016
Replies: 22
Views: 1,126
Posted By dsperber
Well, I show the exact same thing in Programs and...

Well, I show the exact same thing in Programs and Features. But it is NOT a program... it's a driver. So it has no entry in the Start -> Programs list. No surprise here.

Now while I honestly...
Forum: Chillout Room 04 Mar 2016
Replies: 22
Views: 1,126
Posted By dsperber
Just in passing, this file on the Samsung...

Just in passing, this file on the Samsung Developers site is this IDENTICAL file (16,044,077 bytes zip, 16,061,256 bytes v1.5.51.0 EXE installer inside the zip) that is available for download from...
Forum: Chillout Room 04 Mar 2016
Replies: 22
Views: 1,126
Posted By dsperber
I don't see "Galaxy Gear" in the list of cell...

I don't see "Galaxy Gear" in the list of cell phone providers, at least not here in the US with a US IP connection to my ISP. Perhaps that is a phone company in Australia.

Anyway, when I choose...
Forum: Chillout Room 04 Mar 2016
Replies: 22
Views: 1,126
Posted By dsperber
Well, I don't know why the Samsung download page...

Well, I don't know why the Samsung download page provides USB driver version 1.5.45.0, when there is a more current version 1.5.51.0 available. Don't know if there's really any important difference,...
Forum: Chillout Room 04 Mar 2016
Replies: 22
Views: 1,126
Posted By dsperber
You don't need Kies to get to your Samsung Galaxy...

You don't need Kies to get to your Samsung Galaxy S5. Uninstall it. Crap, and intrusive crap at that. Worthless if all you really want to do is be able to access your phone's folders using Windows...
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