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Forum: BSOD Help and Support 18 Feb 2017
Replies: 5
Views: 897
Posted By Pauly
Your furmark screenshot does not look good,...

Your furmark screenshot does not look good, picture is very rough and choppy, blue background should be blue smooth waves not scrambled like that
Furmark 1.12.0.0 Standard GPU Temperature Stress...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 18 Feb 2017
Replies: 26
Views: 2,192
Posted By Pauly
Just had a quick scan of the thread and my first...

Just had a quick scan of the thread and my first thoughts are a problem with the GFX memory or bad GFX driver causing the GFX memory to crash
I think the easiest and quickest way to prove it would...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 23 May 2016
Replies: 6
Views: 1,182
Posted By Pauly
Had a look through sectors with bootice and only...

Had a look through sectors with bootice and only sector 0 & 2 had any data on them followed by a couple hundred blank sectors ?? I saved the ones you requested and then recovered partitions which...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 20 May 2016
Replies: 6
Views: 1,182
Posted By Pauly
Hello Jumanji Thanks for your response, to...

Hello Jumanji

Thanks for your response, to follow up on your points, I have nothing to lose at this point and would like to attempt a recovery of full disk to avoid full reinstall/setup. I am in...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 19 May 2016
Replies: 6
Views: 1,182
Posted By Pauly
HDD Partition structure lost, recovery plan

Long story short, whilst formatting an SD card in a USB slot my PC BSOD after 30 seconds and would not boot after restart, PC was running Win10ProX64 and the primary drive is a Samsung 840 Pro 250GB...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 01 May 2016
Replies: 12
Views: 1,662
Posted By Pauly
TBH I'm not 100% sure, I just always work on the...

TBH I'm not 100% sure, I just always work on the side of caution
Forum: Hardware & Devices 17 Mar 2016
Replies: 3
Views: 571
Posted By Pauly
As long as you are not trying to format the...

As long as you are not trying to format the partition windows is installed on or has boot files on then you can do this from disk management.
If you are trying to securely erase a partition then you...
Forum: Installation & Setup 15 Mar 2016
Replies: 4
Views: 535
Posted By Pauly
A couple things you could try Firstly try the...

A couple things you could try
Firstly try the usb in another machine to determine if it is the computer or the usb that is giving you the problem
Assuming the usb is bootable and ok rather than...
Forum: Installation & Setup 12 Mar 2016
Replies: 18
Views: 1,143
Posted By Pauly
You can do whatever you like as long as the...

You can do whatever you like as long as the motherboard doesn't change your licence key will activate any install on that machine regardless of what drive it is on
Forum: Installation & Setup 12 Mar 2016
Replies: 18
Views: 1,143
Posted By Pauly
You should be fine, the licence code is tied to...

You should be fine, the licence code is tied to the machine (in particular the motherboard) not the harddrive so swapping back or reinstalling at a later date will be perfectly legitimate
Forum: Customization 11 Mar 2016
Replies: 6
Views: 893
Posted By Pauly
I found 7 by default wont snap to the edge of a...

I found 7 by default wont snap to the edge of a multi monitor setup but wants to move to adjacent monitor unless you are on the outside edge of the multi setup. One of the reasons I have changed to...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 23 Feb 2016
Replies: 14
Views: 1,957
Posted By Pauly
Try clearing all your startup items and all non...

Try clearing all your startup items and all non MS services at boot, if that resolves problem you can add them back bit by bit to narrow it down
...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 21 Feb 2016
Replies: 14
Views: 1,957
Posted By Pauly
Try running an sfc scan to verify your windows...

Try running an sfc scan to verify your windows files are free from corruption

If you can get to a desktop - https://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials/1538-sfc-scannow-command-system-file-checker.html...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 21 Feb 2016
Replies: 11
Views: 1,060
Posted By Pauly
Should be pretty straight forward but probably...

Should be pretty straight forward but probably best to post a screenshot of your disk management before so we can see the exact setup

Click start and type diskmgmt.msc then post a snip of the...
Forum: Installation & Setup 21 Feb 2016
Replies: 10
Views: 1,270
Posted By Pauly
You could try running sysprep on the drive before...

You could try running sysprep on the drive before removing it from your machine to prepare it for the swap this should stop the BSOD when you put it in the other machine

I am not familiar with...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 19 Feb 2016
Replies: 3
Views: 525
Posted By Pauly
Its tricky as theres no way to prove 100% one way...

Its tricky as theres no way to prove 100% one way or the other

Did you try only installing the basic driver package without all the extras that are not required to make the card function
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 19 Feb 2016
Replies: 3
Views: 525
Posted By Pauly
You are correct in that the dumps are blaming...

You are correct in that the dumps are blaming your NVidia gfx drivers for the crash, first step would be to uninstall/reinstall the latest drivers using DDU or driver sweeper to clear out...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 19 Feb 2016
Replies: 15
Views: 1,537
Posted By Pauly
Your upload is missing all the files, please run...

Your upload is missing all the files, please run the tool and wait for all files to be gathered then upload to your next post
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 18 Feb 2016
Replies: 8
Views: 878
Posted By Pauly
So found a pattern in that updates fail sfc...

So found a pattern in that updates fail sfc reports corruption, run SURT corruption clears.
Installing one at a time and running sfc inbetween seems to work so just need to figure out which update/s...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 18 Feb 2016
Replies: 9
Views: 1,063
Posted By Pauly
Have you checked your temperatures, machine could...

Have you checked your temperatures, machine could be overheating ?
Forum: General Discussion 18 Feb 2016
Replies: 12
Views: 972
Posted By Pauly
Yes

Yes
Forum: Hardware & Devices 18 Feb 2016
Replies: 19
Views: 1,406
Posted By Pauly
What format is your current main boot drive, if...

What format is your current main boot drive, if you installed full UEFI making your boot disk GPT then adding an MBR disk can cause a fail to boot situation
You always have the option of putting the...
Forum: General Discussion 18 Feb 2016
Replies: 30
Views: 2,668
Posted By Pauly
Or try downloading an iso of your windows version...

Or try downloading an iso of your windows version and create a bootable usb installer from this
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 18 Feb 2016
Replies: 8
Views: 878
Posted By Pauly
Made a bit of progress, removed that update and...

Made a bit of progress, removed that update and sfc scans are now clear but WU still fails without an error code.
Scan for updates show 55-60 important updates which seems about right and no updates...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 17 Feb 2016
Replies: 8
Views: 878
Posted By Pauly
Just checked the logs and the looping updates...

Just checked the logs and the looping updates started the day that update was installed, so have just removed it and will rerun things and see how it goes
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