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Forum: Hardware & Devices 13 Jan 2010
Replies: 2
Views: 4,003
Posted By tallmomof2
How to delete old system partition?

I just built a PC with a 160 GB SSD for the system drive and installed Win 7 Pro. I added three other hard drives for storage, 2 were new 2TB HDD and the third was a 2TB HDD that has Build 7600...
Forum: General Discussion 13 Nov 2009
Replies: 22
Views: 4,423
Posted By tallmomof2
Try reseating your video and memory cards. Does...

Try reseating your video and memory cards. Does your video card require a power source and if so, do you have the correct power cable(s) plugged in? Double check to be sure that your DVD drive is...
Forum: Software 13 Nov 2009
Replies: 7
Views: 8,335
Posted By tallmomof2
Drive Pool?

One of the features that I love about Windows Home Server is the drive pool. No matter how many physical hard drives there are WHS just sees C:\ and D:\. Running out of storage? Just throw in another...
Forum: News 13 Nov 2009
Replies: 14
Views: 5,206
Posted By tallmomof2
It's still hard to curl up with a desktop or even...

It's still hard to curl up with a desktop or even a laptop for a good read.
Forum: Installation & Setup 13 Nov 2009
Replies: 8
Views: 5,122
Posted By tallmomof2
The Registry hack worked! The first time I saw...

The Registry hack worked! The first time I saw that hack it used an abbreviation, HKLM, that I didn't realize was one so I couldn't find the correct registry entry. Now on to the kids' PC, it already...
Forum: Installation & Setup 12 Nov 2009
Replies: 8
Views: 5,122
Posted By tallmomof2
Thank you, but I followed those tutorials and now...

Thank you, but I followed those tutorials and now I can't activate Win 7. I think it's all the new hardware.
Forum: Installation & Setup 12 Nov 2009
Replies: 8
Views: 5,122
Posted By tallmomof2
7 Ultimate Upgade won't activate

I installed Win 7 Ulitimate Upgrade on a fresh hard drive because I didn't want to chance losing my files even though I used Windows Easy (but ridiculously slow) Transfer. Followed the guides here...
Forum: Installation & Setup 11 Nov 2009
Replies: 3
Views: 15,170
Posted By tallmomof2
Yes, it's still running. It's now down to 1hr 42...

Yes, it's still running. It's now down to 1hr 42 minutes so maybe it will finish sometime today.

I want to use this program to upgrade two XP machines but not if it takes this long.

*******
I...
Forum: Installation & Setup 11 Nov 2009
Replies: 3
Views: 15,170
Posted By tallmomof2
How Long For Windows Easy Transfer?

Upon the recommendation from a previous thread I decided to try out Windows Easy Transfer as I migrate from 7100 64 bit to Retail 64 bit. I have a lot of files to transfer, almost a TB, but I started...
Forum: Installation & Setup 11 Nov 2009
Replies: 8
Views: 12,033
Posted By tallmomof2
I have 64 bit Ultimate installed on my MacBook...

I have 64 bit Ultimate installed on my MacBook Pro under VMWare with no problems. If you can't get it working under Bootcamp try VMWare.
Forum: News 11 Nov 2009
Replies: 14
Views: 5,206
Posted By tallmomof2
If you read a lot of fiction and have older eyes,...

If you read a lot of fiction and have older eyes, a dedicated eInk device beats a mobile or a PDA or a PC. If you're a fan of converged devices it won't.

I've owned all versions of the Kindle and...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 09 Sep 2009
Replies: 9
Views: 2,371
Posted By tallmomof2
I haven't had much success using those types of...

I haven't had much success using those types of programs. Plus, since I didn't know where my problems originated I figured that it would be better to reinstall the programs on a fresh OS. All of my...
Forum: News 09 Sep 2009
Replies: 12
Views: 3,605
Posted By tallmomof2
I love my WHS, it's the most trouble-free PC...

I love my WHS, it's the most trouble-free PC experience I've ever had. (Once I got the finicky program installed but that's a different story.) I only reboot about once a month or so when I manually...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 09 Sep 2009
Replies: 9
Views: 2,371
Posted By tallmomof2
I finally got tired of the sloooow performance...

I finally got tired of the sloooow performance and reinstalled Win 7. This time around I installed the 64bit RC and so far I haven't had any problems.

Should've done this 2 months ago but I was...
Forum: News 13 Aug 2009
Replies: 12
Views: 3,240
Posted By tallmomof2
That would be great if a discount is offered on...

That would be great if a discount is offered on the Ultimate edition! I've already preordered 2 of the professional upgrade versions for 2 other PCs. If the family pack comes out, I'll definitely...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 16 Jul 2009
Replies: 9
Views: 2,371
Posted By tallmomof2
I considered 64 bit but I couldn't figure out if...

I considered 64 bit but I couldn't figure out if all of my programs would run correctly and I knew that they would with the 32 bit version. I'm considering installing the 64 bit version on another...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 16 Jul 2009
Replies: 9
Views: 2,371
Posted By tallmomof2
Thanks, Indexing is not running because I never...

Thanks, Indexing is not running because I never turned it on. In XP it was more of a hindrance so I kept it off and never turned it on in Win 7. My CPU usage is low unless I'm running a photo...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 16 Jul 2009
Replies: 9
Views: 2,371
Posted By tallmomof2
Sloooow Win7

I'm a newbie so please be gentle.

I installed Build 7100 (32 bit) about 6 weeks ago as part one of a new build. The end result is intended to be a Dual Boot Hackintosh. Part one is installing the...
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