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Forum: Backup and Restore 5 Hours Ago
Replies: 4
Views: 58
Posted By SIW2
Snick, is your link supposed to lead somewhere?

Snick, is your link supposed to lead somewhere?
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 5 Hours Ago
Replies: 9
Views: 114
Posted By SIW2
Does Linux boot up ok? It is peculiar...

Does Linux boot up ok?

It is peculiar because what you describe is the classic symptom of having installed windows in IDE mode, and then attempting to boot in AHCI mode.
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 9 Hours Ago
Replies: 9
Views: 114
Posted By SIW2
Did you previously have it set to IDE or AHCi? ...

Did you previously have it set to IDE or AHCi?

What is the SATA setting now it has reset to defaults following the bios upgrade?

There should a SATA heading of some kind in bios. Whichever mode...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 21 Hours Ago
Replies: 2
Views: 136
Posted By SIW2
:confused:

:confused:
Forum: Installation & Setup 2 Days Ago
Replies: 5
Views: 162
Posted By SIW2
You can make it yourself. Do you have the...

You can make it yourself.

Do you have the normal microsoft Windows Vista Home Basic Russian iso file?

What bit version?

You just need to add the Asus script to the normal iso file.
Forum: Installation & Setup 2 Days Ago
Replies: 5
Views: 162
Posted By SIW2
Same difference. No oem is likely to supply it...

Same difference. No oem is likely to supply it now.
Forum: Installation & Setup 2 Days Ago
Replies: 5
Views: 162
Posted By SIW2
I would be surprised if Acer still provide...

I would be surprised if Acer still provide recovery media for Vista. You could probably find the regular MS installation media by searching the net.
Forum: Hardware & Devices 4 Days Ago
Replies: 7
Views: 310
Posted By SIW2
That is fortunate. I think it is only...

That is fortunate.

I think it is only Gigabyte that put an extra bios chip on all their boards. Useful feature and surprising the other manufacturers haven't followed. Maybe the others only have...
Forum: Backup and Restore 4 Days Ago
Replies: 1
Views: 191
Posted By SIW2
Because winpe is loading successfully without...

Because winpe is loading successfully without needing that driver, you probably need to instruct it.
command prompt:
pnputil.exe -i -a <path-to-.inf >

Unless macrium might load it when asked, in...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 4 Days Ago
Replies: 8
Views: 225
Posted By SIW2
That is an acer oem key. You could install a...

That is an acer oem key. You could install a clean copy of windows, and skip entering the product key which gives you a grace period of 30 days.

You could check and see what the machine is...
Forum: Software 5 Days Ago
Replies: 5
Views: 231
Posted By SIW2
What model is the laptop?

What model is the laptop?
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 5 Days Ago
Replies: 19
Views: 495
Posted By SIW2
Switched to using Fernando's modded intel usb3...

Switched to using Fernando's modded intel usb3 drivers
17514x64-v8.iso (https://1drv.ms/u/s!AkcyDjKJJ6KwiAWu8PYS6aVC-paD)
Forum: General Discussion 6 Days Ago
Replies: 9
Views: 4,009
Posted By SIW2
It is in answer to dg1261 and general information...

It is in answer to dg1261 and general information for others reading this thread.



Has anybody suggested you have an AMD gpu or that motherboard? The link is for 7th gen intel processors.
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 6 Days Ago
Replies: 19
Views: 495
Posted By SIW2
You can use winpe to do it. Just made a new...

You can use winpe to do it. Just made a new version - completely rebuilt
17514x64-v7.iso (https://1drv.ms/u/s!AkcyDjKJJ6KwiAQRtIcKjQTB33Xx)
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 1 Week Ago
Replies: 19
Views: 495
Posted By SIW2
Have a look in windows\system32\config\regback on...

Have a look in windows\system32\config\regback on the damaged version.

If it contains registry hives Default,Security,Sam,Software,System,then you can use them to replace the hives in...
Forum: General Discussion 1 Week Ago
Replies: 9
Views: 4,009
Posted By SIW2
1. GA-H270-GIGABYTE U.S.A.- vga driver for...

1.
GA-H270-GIGABYTE U.S.A.- vga driver for intel 7th gen windows 7 (https://www.gigabyte.com/us/Motherboard/GA-H270-Gaming-3-rev-10#support-dl-driver-vga)

2.
USB ports won't work on Intel H370...
Forum: Installation & Setup 1 Week Ago
Replies: 9
Views: 402
Posted By SIW2
If the OS was preinstalled at the factory, the...

If the OS was preinstalled at the factory, the key in the registry is no use by itself. In that case, either the coa sticker, or ActiveBackup > such as that done by dism++here < ...
Forum: Drivers 1 Week Ago
Replies: 10
Views: 243
Posted By SIW2
An alternative is to download the entire set of...

An alternative is to download the entire set of packs ( SDI FULL ) on a working machine, then copy it onto the laptop and run it.
Download (https://sdi-tool.org/download/)
Forum: Drivers 1 Week Ago
Replies: 10
Views: 243
Posted By SIW2
Check in device manager or under...

Check in device manager or under msinfo32>components>problem devices to get the ID for your network device.

You can export the ID as a text file. Then on a working machine, search the net for...
Forum: Drivers 1 Week Ago
Replies: 10
Views: 243
Posted By SIW2
You could try SDI, it is pretty good. Snappy...

You could try SDI, it is pretty good. Snappy Driver Installer - Install and Update Drivers for Free (https://sdi-tool.org/)
Forum: Drivers 1 Week Ago
Replies: 10
Views: 243
Posted By SIW2
You should be able to get win 7 drivers from the...

You should be able to get win 7 drivers from the motherboard/ laptop manufacturer site.

Nobody can give any other advice, because you haven't told us the laptop machine and model.
Forum: General Discussion 1 Week Ago
Replies: 9
Views: 4,009
Posted By SIW2
If you want to use igpu graphics, you need an...

If you want to use igpu graphics, you need an particular driver, iirc. I have it somewhere if you need it.
Can't recall if that driver is for HD620 OR 630.
Forum: General Discussion 1 Week Ago
Replies: 19
Views: 4,336
Posted By SIW2
Thanks for the update :-)

Thanks for the update :-)
Forum: Installation & Setup 1 Week Ago
Replies: 6
Views: 317
Posted By SIW2
After you have installed win7. Run dism++ click...

After you have installed win7. Run dism++ click Updates in the left pane. Then click Scan bottom right.

It downloads the database from MS, scans your system, then lists updates available.

To...
Forum: General Discussion 1 Week Ago
Replies: 19
Views: 4,336
Posted By SIW2
Not quite Embracing Linux: Bootable USB...

Not quite


Embracing Linux: Bootable USB Drive - YouTube (https://youtu.be/3Vq_v0oGPH8?t=165)

Easier to use Yumi as in the video above. If you need efi support, use Yumi UEFI beta version
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