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Forum: General Discussion 13 Aug 2015
Replies: 3
Views: 1,198
Posted By Racehunter
And there lies the problem. I relocated the...

And there lies the problem. I relocated the Users and ProgramData by running a script that Kari suggested. No idea how to 'move them back' to C drive. Not only that but the relocated data totals...
Forum: General Discussion 11 Aug 2015
Replies: 3
Views: 1,198
Posted By Racehunter
Question before Win 10 upgrade - User profiles on second HDD

Hi,

When I built my PC, I moved the default user profile location to my HDD (SDD as primary for OS and programmes), during Win 7 install, using the tutorial by Kari.

If I allow the PC to...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 08 Apr 2014
Replies: 12
Views: 2,853
Posted By Racehunter
Hi Noel, Start up now performs as it should,...

Hi Noel,

Start up now performs as it should, so it would seem that the registry repairs seemed to work. To answer your other questions, since doing a full wipe of the drives some 18 months ago, I...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 07 Apr 2014
Replies: 12
Views: 2,853
Posted By Racehunter
Here they are!

Here they are!
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 07 Apr 2014
Replies: 12
Views: 2,853
Posted By Racehunter
Latest Update

I have now run the sfc/scannow command and collected the logs before restarting the PC. This time it restarted normally, but I don't know if this is a result of scannow operation or just luck. I...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 07 Apr 2014
Replies: 12
Views: 2,853
Posted By Racehunter
Ran defender (twice) and it found no problem. ...

Ran defender (twice) and it found no problem. Uninstalled MSE again, re-installed, updated through the programme and still, when I shutdown, and reboot, it hangs either after entering the logon...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 06 Apr 2014
Replies: 12
Views: 2,853
Posted By Racehunter
Thanks, I will give that a try, although if it...

Thanks, I will give that a try, although if it is a rootkit infection, why does carrying out a restore to an earlier point, make the PC usable again (until switched off)?
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 06 Apr 2014
Replies: 12
Views: 2,853
Posted By Racehunter
Well, it now shows that the update is 4.5.216.0,...

Well, it now shows that the update is 4.5.216.0, so don't quite know why the earlier one was showing up!

Anyway, I have tried uninstalling MSE, rebooting, reinstalling and updating via MSE, but...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 04 Apr 2014
Replies: 12
Views: 2,853
Posted By Racehunter
Windows 7 wont start to user profile after MSE update of 3 April

Hi,

I haven't posted for a while now as everything had been running great, however I now have a problem. :(

My PC installed an update on shutdown yesterday morning, but when I came to boot it...
Forum: Network & Sharing 03 Oct 2012
Replies: 10
Views: 1,718
Posted By Racehunter
Fantastic!! A perfect solution and secure as...

Fantastic!! A perfect solution and secure as well, as I have to log in to the desktop from the laptop and vice versa.

All I need to do now is set up Synctoy and I will be a very happy bunny :D
...
Forum: Network & Sharing 02 Oct 2012
Replies: 10
Views: 1,718
Posted By Racehunter
Sounds exactly what I need! So, just how do...

Sounds exactly what I need!

So, just how do I do that? A walk-through would be helpful (or a pointer to a tutorial)

Thanks
Forum: System Security 01 Oct 2012
Replies: 1,253
Views: 319,986
Posted By Racehunter
Thanks for the input. Its greatly appreciated...

Thanks for the input. Its greatly appreciated and good to know I am not alone!!

Steve
Forum: System Security 01 Oct 2012
Replies: 1,253
Views: 319,986
Posted By Racehunter
Just the one address. There are 5 family accounts...

Just the one address. There are 5 family accounts liked to the domain name, but mine is the only one affected. Additionally I have another domain and email account for business, which gets pulled in...
Forum: System Security 01 Oct 2012
Replies: 1,253
Views: 319,986
Posted By Racehunter
I can send and receive mail using that account...

I can send and receive mail using that account with no problem. I did change all passwords as soon as I noticed the problem. Interestingly, all of the emails that I supposedly sent show different...
Forum: System Security 01 Oct 2012
Replies: 1,253
Views: 319,986
Posted By Racehunter
Hi Golden, I ran ESET and it found nothing. ...

Hi Golden,

I ran ESET and it found nothing. Perhaps the hack was at the mail hosting end?
Forum: System Security 01 Oct 2012
Replies: 1,253
Views: 319,986
Posted By Racehunter
I have had an problem today with an email account...

I have had an problem today with an email account being hacked. I noticed it because my inbox had 47 'Mail Delivery Failed' messages. I contacted the hosting company, who said I must a) given out...
Forum: Network & Sharing 26 Sep 2012
Replies: 10
Views: 1,718
Posted By Racehunter
Hi, I carried out step 4 (Option 1) and...

Hi,

I carried out step 4 (Option 1) and deselected all libraries and printers on the desktop. This made Homegroup invisible to other desktop users, as well as the laptop. I carried out the same...
Forum: Network & Sharing 25 Sep 2012
Replies: 10
Views: 1,718
Posted By Racehunter
Hi Golden and thanks for the quick reply. The...

Hi Golden and thanks for the quick reply. The problem I have is that Homegroup allows all users on the desktop to see all libraries on the desktop. So, I need to have 2 way communication between my...
Forum: Network & Sharing 25 Sep 2012
Replies: 10
Views: 1,718
Posted By Racehunter
Another way of asking....

Following the lack of response to my original post, I can only assume that my ineptitude has everyone rolling on the floor in a fit of laughter:roflmao:.
So I thought I would try to explain what I...
Forum: Network & Sharing 24 Sep 2012
Replies: 10
Views: 1,718
Posted By Racehunter
Newbie Network Woes

Hi,

I use a laptop for when I am visiting clients and a desktop back at the home office. Both are running Widows 7 Home Premium 64 bit as well as Microsoft Security Essentials. The desktop...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 17 May 2012
Replies: 5
Views: 1,723
Posted By Racehunter
Actually I meant to ask about 3rd party programs....

Actually I meant to ask about 3rd party programs. Someone had told me to use Uniblue Powersuite, but I wasn't sure it was a good idea....
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 17 May 2012
Replies: 5
Views: 1,723
Posted By Racehunter
How do I keep my PC running as well as it is?

Finally, after a motherboard swap and clean install of Windows 7, my PC is running just as intended. That is to say, it boots quickly, multi tasks well, is stable and shuts down in a flash. The...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 17 May 2012
Replies: 1,909
Views: 256,369
Posted By Racehunter
New Motherboard

Here is the screenshot of my system now I have solved the instability. I am happy with it but what do you guys think?
Forum: Tutorials 17 May 2012
Replies: 864
Views: 1,434,786
Posted By Racehunter
Just thought I would add my thanks to everyone...

Just thought I would add my thanks to everyone who has given me guidance. I changed the motherboard last week (MSi 990XA-GD55) and it is now totally obvious that my old board was the cause of all...
Forum: Tutorials 30 Apr 2012
Replies: 864
Views: 1,434,786
Posted By Racehunter
Thanks for the help. Motherboard will be changed...

Thanks for the help. Motherboard will be changed in a couple of days. I suppose, as I only installed Windows 7 onto the new ssd a couple of months ago, and therefore it is not too full of unwanted...
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