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Forum: General Discussion 14 Hours Ago
Replies: 15
Views: 1,821
Posted By johnhoh
If you clicked on it from the desktop it sounds...

If you clicked on it from the desktop it sounds like you were trying to load the old explorer on top of the currently running explorer. To start the old explorer without even running the current...
Forum: General Discussion 16 Hours Ago
Replies: 3
Views: 547
Posted By johnhoh
I'm guessing you are referring to the white and...

I'm guessing you are referring to the white and black sata ports. Since you did not post your motherboard or system model in your specs, we cannot know what these colors mean.

But I can tell you...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 2 Days Ago
Replies: 8
Views: 404
Posted By johnhoh
dism++ has the benefit of comprehensiveness as it...

dism++ has the benefit of comprehensiveness as it does a lot more than just windows updates

wumt has the benefit of simplicity as it does nothing except windows updates
Download Windows Update...
Forum: Installation & Setup 2 Days Ago
Replies: 6
Views: 219
Posted By johnhoh
To answer your earlier question about the two...

To answer your earlier question about the two programs: in a nutshell classic shell changes the interface back to what you are used to and winaero tweaker gets rid of all the new ways windows 8 and...
Forum: Installation & Setup 3 Days Ago
Replies: 6
Views: 219
Posted By johnhoh
Your exact situation is discussed here: Dual...

Your exact situation is discussed here:
Dual Boot Windows 7 with preinstalled Windows 8 on GPT-formatted hard disk and UEFI BIOS....
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 3 Days Ago
Replies: 3
Views: 261
Posted By johnhoh
There's this guy who calls himself Black Viper...

There's this guy who calls himself Black Viper who has a website devoted to helping you figure out what services you can do without. His "barebones" column is probably what you are looking for...
Forum: General Discussion 4 Days Ago
Replies: 5
Views: 2,472
Posted By johnhoh
The start button itself is a momentary switch...

The start button itself is a momentary switch that creates a brief closed circuit which signals the motherboard to start. When you had that undesired power-down after 7-8 seconds what likely...
Forum: General Discussion 4 Days Ago
Replies: 5
Views: 2,472
Posted By johnhoh
If its automatically powering down, this is...

If its automatically powering down, this is likely a hardware problem. I would do this:

1) disconnect ALL hard drives and boot, trying to get into bios. If that works, you know your system is...
Forum: General Discussion 4 Days Ago
Replies: 8
Views: 2,945
Posted By johnhoh
Sometimes we tinker with software and drivers,...

Sometimes we tinker with software and drivers, never realizing that hardware goes bad too. It'll cost you $14 to find out.
Original New US Black keyboard for Lenovo B50-80 B50-30 B50-30 Touch |...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 5 Days Ago
Replies: 17
Views: 678
Posted By johnhoh
Windows does not know how to move unmovable files...

Windows does not know how to move unmovable files when you have free space, which is why I posted the links above
Forum: Hardware & Devices 5 Days Ago
Replies: 17
Views: 678
Posted By johnhoh
here's a page that guides you through this using...

here's a page that guides you through this using minitool partition wizard
Two Easy and Effective Ways to Free Shrink Windows Partition...
Forum: Drivers 5 Days Ago
Replies: 25
Views: 10,130
Posted By johnhoh
Cool, glad you got it worked out

Cool, glad you got it worked out
Forum: Installation & Setup 5 Days Ago
Replies: 6
Views: 272
Posted By johnhoh
At this point you don't have enough evidence to...

At this point you don't have enough evidence to conclude that the problem is the hard drive, but to answer your question, yes.

Transferring everything to a new drive is called cloning. You buy a...
Forum: Drivers 6 Days Ago
Replies: 25
Views: 10,130
Posted By johnhoh
Some of these issues are motherboard dependent -...

Some of these issues are motherboard dependent - some have different names for their settings and some have more settings than others. My board is two generations newer than yours and it worked...
Forum: General Discussion 1 Week Ago
Replies: 80
Views: 15,865
Posted By johnhoh
You're welcome. The documented process is in the...

You're welcome. The documented process is in the link.

Isolating Win10 from all unrequested microsoft intervention (which is what we have with Win7), and also making Win10 look and act like...
Forum: Network & Sharing 1 Week Ago
Replies: 7
Views: 399
Posted By johnhoh
maybe try uninstalling the ethernet adapter...

maybe try uninstalling the ethernet adapter driver and its software, then re-installing
Forum: General Discussion 1 Week Ago
Replies: 5
Views: 3,816
Posted By johnhoh
Z390 USB3 will not work on win7 and you will need...

Z390 USB3 will not work on win7 and you will need a pci-e card for usb support, however many people have gotten their Z370 USB3 ports working using the below link.

It turns out the Windows 10...
Forum: General Discussion 1 Week Ago
Replies: 80
Views: 15,865
Posted By johnhoh
That link applies to Z370 motherboards in...

That link applies to Z370 motherboards in general. But I have not read through the whole thing, something you will want to do if you are considering this.
Forum: General Discussion 1 Week Ago
Replies: 80
Views: 15,865
Posted By johnhoh
you said it won't work, but what you meant was it...

you said it won't work, but what you meant was it won't activate without a new license. Of course it will work.
Forum: General Discussion 1 Week Ago
Replies: 80
Views: 15,865
Posted By johnhoh
The integrated GPU on coffee lake will not work...

The integrated GPU on coffee lake will not work on win7, but that's not an issue as long as you use a video card.

The USB 3 ports on a z370 will not work on win7 unless you go through some...
Forum: General Discussion 1 Week Ago
Replies: 80
Views: 15,865
Posted By johnhoh
yes. You can do this and the result will be a...

yes. You can do this and the result will be a system that looks exactly like your old system, same programs, same tweaks, same settings, same data, but runs at the speed of a new system because its...
Forum: Music, Pictures & Video 1 Week Ago
Replies: 6
Views: 679
Posted By johnhoh
I just tried it. Irfanview does not...

I just tried it. Irfanview does not automatically play a slideshow of gifs in fullscreen. But if you have a folder with only gifs within it, you can just open one of those files and maximize your...
Forum: General Discussion 1 Week Ago
Replies: 9
Views: 4,114
Posted By johnhoh
main discussion is here What should we do after...

main discussion is here
What should we do after January 2020 (https://www.sevenforums.com/general-discussion/419270-what-should-we-do-after-january-2020-a.html)
Forum: General Discussion 1 Week Ago
Replies: 13
Views: 3,178
Posted By johnhoh
I wonder if that means my system is missing key...

I wonder if that means my system is missing key items
Forum: General Discussion 1 Week Ago
Replies: 13
Views: 3,178
Posted By johnhoh
https://www.voidtools.com/Everything-1.4.1.935.x64...

https://www.voidtools.com/Everything-1.4.1.935.x64-Setup.exe
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