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Forum: General Discussion 11 Aug 2016
Replies: 7
Views: 1,620
Posted By tblob
deleted, sorry wrong thread

deleted, sorry wrong thread
Forum: Hardware & Devices 01 Aug 2016
Replies: 23
Views: 2,628
Posted By tblob
Your motherboard DOES support "ASUS USB 3.0...

Your motherboard DOES support "ASUS USB 3.0 Boost" which is one of their motherboard utilities.

"ASUS USB 3.0 Boost adds new UAS Protocol support for improved data transfer speeds and lower CPU...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 27 Jul 2016
Replies: 0
Views: 1,093
Posted By tblob
W7 x64 Fresh Install- 2 different Kernel-EventTracing errors

Fresh install to ASUS motherboard. 2 errors every boot, MAY have started after optional update KB3147071 (Oracle DB related) Nothing installed but Windows and Intel drivers.

Event ID 3: Session...
Forum: Installation & Setup 27 Jul 2016
Replies: 10
Views: 8,823
Posted By tblob
I am able to update a fresh install of Win7 x64...

I am able to update a fresh install of Win7 x64 with no problems after installing KB3135445
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 27 Jul 2016
Replies: 0
Views: 864
Posted By tblob
Fresh Install: Windows Update problems solved in under 2 minutes

FYI, I know there are a million "solutions", problems and situations regarding delays while performing Windows Updates, but this worked well for me.

Fresh install of Windows 7 x64, installed...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 27 Jul 2016
Replies: 2
Views: 2,252
Posted By tblob
https://blogs.technet.microsoft.com/windowsitpro/2...

https://blogs.technet.microsoft.com/windowsitpro/2016/05/17/simplifying-updates-for-windows-7-and-8-1/
Forum: Sound & Audio 16 Oct 2015
Replies: 5
Views: 2,224
Posted By tblob
.flac can have many different sample rates, not...

.flac can have many different sample rates, not just 96k. Most of mine are ripped from CD, so are 44.1kHz. For games & movies and (some) music, you should leave Windows' quality settings at 48K...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 30 Jun 2015
Replies: 37
Views: 56,914
Posted By tblob
At the most basic level, the "benefit" it...

At the most basic level, the "benefit" it provides is that Windows device manager knows what that device is, knows its device ID info, and it won't show the little "unknown device" warning icon. It...
Forum: General Discussion 16 Jun 2015
Replies: 4
Views: 1,096
Posted By tblob
Explore this: USB Drive Letter Manager -...

Explore this:

USB Drive Letter Manager - USBDLM (http://www.uwe-sieber.de/usbdlm_e.html)

It does a LOT more than manage usb drive letters, it has dozens of functions that can be enabled thru...
Forum: General Discussion 12 Jun 2015
Replies: 11
Views: 2,439
Posted By tblob
You can save your sticky notes by grabbing and...

You can save your sticky notes by grabbing and securing this file:

C:\Users\(YOUR USER NAME)\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Sticky Notes\StickyNotes.snt

You may have to show hidden files and folders...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 11 Jun 2015
Replies: 37
Views: 56,914
Posted By tblob
Here is a screenshot of notes from a 2011 version...

Here is a screenshot of notes from a 2011 version of the driver (13-9?)
Forum: General Discussion 06 Jun 2015
Replies: 16
Views: 2,684
Posted By tblob
HMMM must be some kind of misunderstanding here. ...

HMMM must be some kind of misunderstanding here. Carefully adjusting values in the registry to activate obscured windows features does not create corrupted system files. I have added "copy to" and...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 08 May 2015
Replies: 9
Views: 1,238
Posted By tblob
There was some sort of discussion here and maybe...

There was some sort of discussion here and maybe elsewhere:

KB3023607 repeatedly removed by deepclean after - Microsoft Community...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 07 May 2015
Replies: 2
Views: 3,409
Posted By tblob
Also just know that Windows Update cleanup is...

Also just know that Windows Update cleanup is somewhat broken right now, it is currently removing updates it is not supposed to. So you may have to reinstall a few things after running it.

See...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 27 Apr 2015
Replies: 9
Views: 1,235
Posted By tblob
That update is one of the ones that has been...

That update is one of the ones that has been BROKEN by running Disk Cleanup.

See here:...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 21 Apr 2015
Replies: 4
Views: 1,868
Posted By tblob
According to the description, KB3020369...

According to the description, KB3020369 supersedes KB2533552 which dates from 2011 and concerns this:

https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/2533552

KB3046480 supersedes KB2679255 from 2012...
Forum: General Discussion 16 Apr 2015
Replies: 231
Views: 29,029
Posted By tblob
Your complete misunderstanding of how patches...

Your complete misunderstanding of how patches work could be very dangerous if anyone reading this decides to take you seriously. Here's whats really going on: As you know, EVERY patch tuesday, MS...
Forum: News 14 Apr 2015
Replies: 64
Views: 11,271
Posted By tblob
Those are indeed 2 of the updates that are messed...

Those are indeed 2 of the updates that are messed up by the Disk Cleanup issue. On my system, they did indeed have to be "reinstalled" a few times before they would "take" and stop showing up as...
Forum: Sound & Audio 09 Apr 2015
Replies: 12
Views: 10,173
Posted By tblob
As an audio engineer of 30 years, who has used...

As an audio engineer of 30 years, who has used Audacity since it came out, I can tell you then when you have unexpected things happen with playback/recording speed, 99% of the time it is a frequency...
Forum: Installation & Setup 08 Apr 2015
Replies: 13
Views: 2,034
Posted By tblob
Windows 8 PRO is often eligible for a "downgrade"...

Windows 8 PRO is often eligible for a "downgrade" to Windows 7.

Windows 7 "Retail" is long discontinued and is not available in any retail store. In fact, there are no Win7 "retail" copies...
Forum: Sound & Audio 08 Apr 2015
Replies: 12
Views: 10,173
Posted By tblob
As far as the playback speed is concerned, you...

As far as the playback speed is concerned, you need to make sure the sample rate of the sound you are trying to record/playback matches the sample rate of your playback device in Windows (for...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 31 Mar 2015
Replies: 9
Views: 2,912
Posted By tblob
This is a well-known issue that already has many...

This is a well-known issue that already has many threads devoted to it, both here and on some of the official MS forums. They are supposedly "working on a fix."

It has to do with extended Disk...
Forum: Drivers 30 Mar 2015
Replies: 10
Views: 3,195
Posted By tblob
The AMD chipset/motherboard drivers are readily...

The AMD chipset/motherboard drivers are readily available in easy-to-install packages directly from AMD, and are updated every 3 or 4 months. Just curious, what is the purpose of using some 3rd party...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 26 Mar 2015
Replies: 8
Views: 3,014
Posted By tblob
I had FOUR updates removed by the disk cleanup...

I had FOUR updates removed by the disk cleanup problem:

https://www.sevenforums.com/windows-updates-activation/363990-fyi-extended-disc-cleanup-has-started-killing-recent-windows-updates.html
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 20 Mar 2015
Replies: 9
Views: 4,419
Posted By tblob
Disk Cleanup is definitely broken with these new...

Disk Cleanup is definitely broken with these new updates. I guess it's a known issue now. My "Update History" was also wiped out, but "Installed Updates" still displays properly. Apparently,...
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