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Forum: Network & Sharing 11 Oct 2010
Replies: 4
Views: 1,420
Posted By UnluckyProf
Ok, I'm going to have to go the router route...

Ok, I'm going to have to go the router route then. Can anyone suggest a simple router for the job? Am I going to need any special functions on it? What about Bridges or Switches? Or will they not do...
Forum: Network & Sharing 10 Oct 2010
Replies: 4
Views: 1,420
Posted By UnluckyProf
I was hoping to use my desktop's wireless card to...

I was hoping to use my desktop's wireless card to create my own "hotspot" I just don't understand why it forces me towards the portal page?
'ken, what's the difference between using a router and...
Forum: Network & Sharing 10 Oct 2010
Replies: 4
Views: 1,420
Posted By UnluckyProf
ICS where logging in to internet is required

Hey peeps,

So I'm wondering whether there is a solution or workaround available to solve my problem.
Currently I connect through an ethernet cable to a network which requires me to log in with my...
Forum: Installation & Setup 20 Aug 2010
Replies: 3
Views: 8,101
Posted By UnluckyProf
That's awesome!!! Thanks so much! Many kudos to...

That's awesome!!! Thanks so much!
Many kudos to you, sir!
Forum: Installation & Setup 20 Aug 2010
Replies: 3
Views: 8,101
Posted By UnluckyProf
Need to change a drive letter from outside the OS

Hi, so I've done a whoopsie. I had windows 7 on a SSD drive, assigned C: by windows 7, but it was full so I decided I'd clone it onto a bigger SSD drive using Acronis Disk Director. Went swimmingly I...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 10 Aug 2010
Replies: 3
Views: 2,391
Posted By UnluckyProf
So I've run the repair facilities, they report...

So I've run the repair facilities, they report all tests passed apart from one:
Root cause found:
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A recent driver installation or upgrade may be preventing the system from ...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 10 Aug 2010
Replies: 3
Views: 2,391
Posted By UnluckyProf
Hardware failure stopping windows 7 loading

Hey everyone.

So I hibernated my pc last night, tried to turn it on this morning and a big fat no. It starts loading windows 7 with its funky loading screen, then I hear my hard drive stop...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 25 Jul 2010
Replies: 19
Views: 4,510
Posted By UnluckyProf
Hey, I'm trying to look for drivers, but I'm not...

Hey, I'm trying to look for drivers, but I'm not sure of the model number of my wireless card. Device manager just skips over it, calling it a "802.11n Wireless LAN Card" There something that can...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 25 Jul 2010
Replies: 19
Views: 4,510
Posted By UnluckyProf
Ok, sorry to have led you guys round in circles,...

Ok, sorry to have led you guys round in circles, but I think I've found the problem.
I was also having problems with my network which I thought was unrelated; desktop internet was ridiculously...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 25 Jul 2010
Replies: 19
Views: 4,510
Posted By UnluckyProf
Are there any risks involved with a Repair...

Are there any risks involved with a Repair Installation? Should I create a shadow copy before doing it?
/sfc scannow came back with corrupt files found and successfully repaired. There is a log,...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 24 Jul 2010
Replies: 19
Views: 4,510
Posted By UnluckyProf
Ok, so I've cleared the CMOS, it still happens,...

Ok, so I've cleared the CMOS, it still happens, but it doesn't seem as bad. That may be because I'm not doing much on my computer, does that mean it's cpu/ram related?

Which OS do you suggest I...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 24 Jul 2010
Replies: 19
Views: 4,510
Posted By UnluckyProf
Further Update I've run memtest86 for 5 passes,...

Further Update
I've run memtest86 for 5 passes, took ~3hours. Came up with zero errors.
I've also run SeaTools, short on all hard drives, then long on my one with music. Still zero errors.
I've...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 24 Jul 2010
Replies: 19
Views: 4,510
Posted By UnluckyProf
Hey, thanks for the replies guys. Can someone...

Hey, thanks for the replies guys. Can someone confirm with me that this (SAMSUNG Hard Disk Drive - support - utilities...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 23 Jul 2010
Replies: 19
Views: 4,510
Posted By UnluckyProf
Glitchy OS

Hey guys,

So I'm running Windows 7 and I'm completely stumped as to why my computer would be glitching.
It boots up fast enough, but that's about the end of the positives. If I try and run iTunes...
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