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Forum: Network & Sharing 07 Apr 2018
Replies: 2
Views: 281
Posted By paulyjames
Can an ethernet cable have a virus?

Hey all. So when i used a desktop, obviously i use the laptop wired with ethernet cable. But i no longer use a desktop and thus use a laptop now. The thing is i connect it to external monitor almost...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 03 Apr 2018
Replies: 2
Views: 369
Posted By paulyjames
The previous post was from a few week ago. But...

The previous post was from a few week ago. But in addition to that, my questions are now this



So whenever my laptop turns on, i would sometimes get the message device is not working properly...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 03 Apr 2018
Replies: 2
Views: 369
Posted By paulyjames
USB Port Issue - Power Surge on Hub Port

I have a dell xps 15 9550. I plug a 4 port usb hub into the usb port as i use wireless mouse, and use keyboard and thus need a lot of usb hubs. I never had an issue at all. Just recently i had to...
Forum: General Discussion 03 Apr 2018
Replies: 7
Views: 2,801
Posted By paulyjames
Well one repair shop i went to, he is very good...

Well one repair shop i went to, he is very good with computers. He told me basically its no good. So are you telling me there is a chance its fixable? He said it was fried i believe. He did open...
Forum: General Discussion 03 Apr 2018
Replies: 7
Views: 2,801
Posted By paulyjames
Nope. I had went to 2 different repair shops for...

Nope. I had went to 2 different repair shops for them to look at it and both of them said the laptop is no good anymore.
Forum: General Discussion 31 Mar 2018
Replies: 7
Views: 2,801
Posted By paulyjames
Is my broken sager laptop worth anything?

I bought this laptop late in 2014. Its windows 7. Quad core processor and 256gb ssd and 8gb ram. When i first got it, it was very good. It was the most thin 14 inch laptop at the time. After a...
Forum: Installation & Setup 31 Mar 2018
Replies: 9
Views: 419
Posted By paulyjames
Okay so i don't have the cds or anything like...

Okay so i don't have the cds or anything like that for it. So how long would it take for the entire process to clean reinstall it? I will just keep the hard drive and ram as it is. So even if i...
Forum: Installation & Setup 31 Mar 2018
Replies: 9
Views: 419
Posted By paulyjames
Hi there. When i went to right click my...

Hi there. When i went to right click my computer, it does show the product key. Its a long list of numbers right? Because it shows it under windows is activated.


Well i dont want to open up...
Forum: General Discussion 30 Mar 2018
Replies: 5
Views: 1,459
Posted By paulyjames
Hey all. The thing was many years ago when i...

Hey all. The thing was many years ago when i used this laptop when it was new, it was pretty fast. Right now when you open chrome or do anything, it lags a lot to the point where its not bearable. ...
Forum: General Discussion 29 Mar 2018
Replies: 5
Views: 1,459
Posted By paulyjames
Upgrading an Old Windows 7 Desktop?

Hey all got a question. I have an old dell xps 8100 desktop that i bought around 2010 or so. I haven't used it in a while. I got it from dell.com.


When i check the settings



i5 750...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 25 Mar 2018
Replies: 6
Views: 322
Posted By paulyjames
Okay so in those 2 usb ports on my chromebook, i...

Okay so in those 2 usb ports on my chromebook, i had the usb for my wireless mouse in the top usb port. I just now decided to put that usb for wireless mouse in the port below it and then plug in...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 25 Mar 2018
Replies: 6
Views: 322
Posted By paulyjames
New Hi there. I just plugged in a seagate...

New
Hi there. I just plugged in a seagate external hard drive into the usb port in my chromebook. It recognizes it and has no issues. Thus this has nothing to do with the usb port on my chromebook....
Forum: Hardware & Devices 23 Mar 2018
Replies: 6
Views: 322
Posted By paulyjames
Okay few things i want to mention now. I...

Okay few things i want to mention now.


I plugged the internal hard drive with enclosure in a windows 7 desktop. It recognized it but said it had to format because of errors. I did this. Then...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 23 Mar 2018
Replies: 6
Views: 322
Posted By paulyjames
I then shut down my chromebook while the internal...

I then shut down my chromebook while the internal hard drive is connected to the chromebook. Then disconnected it. Turned on chromebook and it does not recognize it as nothing shows up. When i click...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 23 Mar 2018
Replies: 6
Views: 322
Posted By paulyjames
It shows datapart1 on the files on chromebook....

It shows datapart1 on the files on chromebook. But then it immediately disappears and the message of


Removeable device detected

Explore the device's content in the files app


Whoa, there....
Forum: Hardware & Devices 23 Mar 2018
Replies: 6
Views: 322
Posted By paulyjames
Did I damage my internal hard drive with enclosure by pulling it out?

I have a 1tb internal hard drive from an old laptop that i have not used. But might have stored very little if any. I put it in an enclosure and connected it via usb to my chromebook. When i did...
Forum: System Security 15 Mar 2018
Replies: 2
Views: 788
Posted By paulyjames
So should windows defender be my primary virus...

So should windows defender be my primary virus scanner? Should i have any other ones like malwarebytes? Also windows defender is basically the same as microsoft essentials right?
Forum: System Security 15 Mar 2018
Replies: 2
Views: 788
Posted By paulyjames
Windows 7 Windows Defender Question

I have been using a laptop for a while already and using windows 10. I have an old windows 7 destkp bought probably 8 years ago and it uses windows 7 but its an i5 750 processor. Its an xps 8100. ...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 12 Mar 2018
Replies: 1
Views: 339
Posted By paulyjames
Yahoo Password Change Question

Hey all. Im having issues logging into my primary gmail account as i posted this in my other thread. The thing is i have my account and password but apparently google doesn't let me in my account...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 11 Mar 2018
Replies: 7
Views: 1,537
Posted By paulyjames
Hi there. My laptop and phone have used the...

Hi there. My laptop and phone have used the current IP address before. But this was a very long time ago... over a year at least.


Well the thing is on my phone, there is my google hangouts...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 10 Mar 2018
Replies: 7
Views: 1,537
Posted By paulyjames
Hey there. I was able to type in my password...

Hey there. I was able to type in my password into my gmail account. When it ask me to list the recovery email address i added to it...


let say my email for the account is paulyjames@gmail.com ...
Forum: Installation & Setup 10 Mar 2018
Replies: 9
Views: 419
Posted By paulyjames
Hi there. Where is the product key located? ...

Hi there. Where is the product key located? Because i looked at the bottom of the laptop and the sticker that is there is not there fully.


There is another sticker with the service tag though....
Forum: Installation & Setup 10 Mar 2018
Replies: 9
Views: 419
Posted By paulyjames
Clean Reinstall Windows 7 Ultimate Laptop?

Hey all. We have an old laptop thats a dell inspiron e1405. It uses windows 7 ultimate. There was a password on the computer that we didn't know what it was but i saw a video on youtube on how to...
Forum: General Discussion 10 Mar 2018
Replies: 3
Views: 626
Posted By paulyjames
hi there i fixed the issue from a video i saw on...

hi there i fixed the issue from a video i saw on youtube. It took a while to do it but it worked.
Forum: General Discussion 10 Mar 2018
Replies: 3
Views: 626
Posted By paulyjames
Windows 7 Ultimate Forgot Password

Have an old windows dell laptop that uses windows 7 ultimate. Do not recall the password or any clue to it. Also i dont think i have the old installation cd or anything to it.


Can someone tell...
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