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Forum: System Security 22 Jun 2014
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Posted By sigma6
Just for the record I started having this same...

Just for the record I started having this same "weird problem" I noticed the user never mentioned whether he was getting the same problem in other browsers. Odd from a troubleshooting point of view?...
Forum: Installation & Setup 13 May 2013
Replies: 44
Views: 4,727
Posted By sigma6
Yeah pretty much set up to double for each...

Yeah pretty much set up to double for each other...
Forum: Installation & Setup 13 May 2013
Replies: 44
Views: 4,727
Posted By sigma6
Well I wont show all my drives but I will show C...

Well I wont show all my drives but I will show C and D: (paranoid of hackers figuring stuff out from layout... )
so hold on...

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Not sure how this makes any big difference, it's...
Forum: Installation & Setup 13 May 2013
Replies: 44
Views: 4,727
Posted By sigma6
my computer? so you just mean you want a shot of...

my computer? so you just mean you want a shot of Windows Explorer displaying the drives? I use Windows Classic and set my system up like Win98... (as close as possible) is this what you want?
Forum: Installation & Setup 13 May 2013
Replies: 44
Views: 4,727
Posted By sigma6
the good ol days... lol

the good ol days... lol
Forum: Installation & Setup 13 May 2013
Replies: 44
Views: 4,727
Posted By sigma6
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Forum: Installation & Setup 13 May 2013
Replies: 44
Views: 4,727
Posted By sigma6
Righteous SI... haha I would like correspond...

Righteous SI... haha I would like correspond more with you on this (if you don't mind) this is the info I have been looking for... finally... I knew it had to do with those signature numbers
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Forum: Installation & Setup 13 May 2013
Replies: 44
Views: 4,727
Posted By sigma6
Right... what I am saying and has now been...

Right... what I am saying and has now been confirmed by Greg and Simon is that if you do the Win7 install after the XP AND from within XP it will install Win7 on the second partition and it will also...
Forum: Installation & Setup 13 May 2013
Replies: 44
Views: 4,727
Posted By sigma6
Thanks SIW2. I realized that the bcd setting was...

Thanks SIW2. I realized that the bcd setting was just pointing to the partition to initiate the install... but not assigning the drive letter I learned that the hard way... lol (the OS pointed to,...
Forum: Installation & Setup 13 May 2013
Replies: 44
Views: 4,727
Posted By sigma6
finally, someone who thinks like me... yes......

finally, someone who thinks like me... yes... sometimes the OS can be set up to look for other partitions, etc...
Forum: Installation & Setup 13 May 2013
Replies: 44
Views: 4,727
Posted By sigma6
My whole foray into this Britton was I had an...

My whole foray into this Britton was I had an XP/Win7 system and wanted to upgrade to a larger HDD... That is when I found this weird behaviour that no matter how I tried to set up the Clone job it...
Forum: Installation & Setup 13 May 2013
Replies: 44
Views: 4,727
Posted By sigma6
Q-DOS was short for Quick and Dirty Operating...

Q-DOS was short for Quick and Dirty Operating System a stripped down version of a UNIX OS minus the networking capability (how ironic) which Bill bought for 30 or 70 thousand dollars... then using...
Forum: Installation & Setup 13 May 2013
Replies: 44
Views: 4,727
Posted By sigma6
I usually reserve W,X,Y,Z for external SATA/USB...

I usually reserve W,X,Y,Z for external SATA/USB drives...

Right on SIW2, that was something what I was looking for weeks ago, but it's just as well, I probably wouldn't have been up to speed...
Forum: Installation & Setup 13 May 2013
Replies: 44
Views: 4,727
Posted By sigma6
OK, I will show you my "miracle set up" (lol) ...

OK, I will show you my "miracle set up" (lol) but just to respond... that's just it, when XP booted up (note: to avoid confusion, we are talking about the system where I have re-installed Win7 on...
Forum: Installation & Setup 13 May 2013
Replies: 44
Views: 4,727
Posted By sigma6
Not knocking you guys (in that sense) I didn't...

Not knocking you guys (in that sense) I didn't know that about MS and Windows 7, that is very interesting (would like to hear more of the story on that one...) and I do like Windows 7, (now that I...
Forum: Installation & Setup 13 May 2013
Replies: 44
Views: 4,727
Posted By sigma6
OK, I will show you my "miracle set up" (lol) ...

OK, I will show you my "miracle set up" (lol) but just to respond... that's just it, when XP booted up (note: to avoid confusion, we are talking about the system where I have re-installed Win7 on...
Forum: Installation & Setup 13 May 2013
Replies: 44
Views: 4,727
Posted By sigma6
says who?... why deny the reality? or the...

says who?... why deny the reality? or the existing option?... when I have an idea in my head and an external observation that goes beyond it, I have two choices, crawl back into my preconceived...
Forum: Installation & Setup 13 May 2013
Replies: 44
Views: 4,727
Posted By sigma6
Not quite sure what you asking there, but I think...

Not quite sure what you asking there, but I think I made it clear... I must have missed all the MS media programming... lol... But my drives don't move around and reconfigure themselves 1st part...
Forum: Installation & Setup 13 May 2013
Replies: 44
Views: 4,727
Posted By sigma6
Thanks for this insight Greg... this is...

Thanks for this insight Greg... this is confirmation, of my continual ongoing contemplation on this issue. (still haven't got to the bottom yet of what I originally looked at as an "anomaly" (lol)...
Forum: Installation & Setup 13 May 2013
Replies: 44
Views: 4,727
Posted By sigma6
Ahh, there it is... yes, as surprising as it...

Ahh, there it is... yes, as surprising as it must sound to you (from your question)... but yes, of course it boots Win7 and runs on D: of course... (in my world... lol)

That is my point,...
Forum: Installation & Setup 13 May 2013
Replies: 44
Views: 4,727
Posted By sigma6
Thanks for speedy responses. Right, I get the...

Thanks for speedy responses. Right, I get the zeitgeist on OS etiquette TwoCables, and I agree that it does make technical sense in a lot of regards as well, sure. As I was trying to point out, I...
Forum: Installation & Setup 13 May 2013
Replies: 44
Views: 4,727
Posted By sigma6
Is there a way to load and run Win7 from D:

Wow it has taken me a long time to be able to formulate this specific question. I needed to understand the pros and cons of EasyBCD. And Win7 itself. Which is just enough to install, backup and...
Forum: Installation & Setup 21 Apr 2013
Replies: 5
Views: 4,615
Posted By sigma6
Cool Thanks Theog... that is what I am looking...

Cool Thanks Theog... that is what I am looking for, will check it out...

added: hmm... I notice that in the XP example, Drive D: is missing or did it assign the reserved system partition as D...
Forum: Installation & Setup 21 Apr 2013
Replies: 5
Views: 4,615
Posted By sigma6
I think getting the dual boot when XP is...

I think getting the dual boot when XP is installed is a non issue as W7 will create it automatically. The issue for me is RE-CREATING it, if and when I have to move to a new HDD. I like to know...
Forum: Installation & Setup 21 Apr 2013
Replies: 5
Views: 4,615
Posted By sigma6
I found this page it sounds pretty interesting,...

I found this page it sounds pretty interesting, it involves renaming the grub bootloader file (grldr) to "bootmgr", and using the MBR initial bootloader to load grub instead. Wow, I like this, as it...
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