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Forum: General Discussion 1 Day Ago
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Posted By dsperber
In passing, I've certainly tried many of these...

In passing, I've certainly tried many of these items that you enumerate... all to no avail, I'm afraid. And yet you say you've now survived freeze-free for a week, so maybe for you your "recipe" of...
Forum: General Discussion 1 Day Ago
Replies: 9
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Posted By dsperber
Fair enough. I'll try to be pithy. (1) In...

Fair enough. I'll try to be pithy.

(1) In summary, my home network setup (both hardware and software) has pretty much remained unchanged since 2010. Of course there have been evolutionary...
Forum: General Discussion 2 Days Ago
Replies: 13
Views: 1,001
Posted By dsperber
My own freeze symptom continues to attack me as...

My own freeze symptom continues to attack me as well. I've had screen saver turned off for quite a while, but to no avail. It's not screen saver that is responsible. It's not USB vs. wired mice or...
Forum: General Discussion 2 Days Ago
Replies: 91
Views: 9,383
Posted By dsperber
Good question. The answer is no, at least not in...

Good question. The answer is no, at least not in a systematic way.

And while I am suspicious of the ASUS Z170-Deluxe motherboard in what was my original HTPC desktop machine on the LAN, all of my...
Forum: General Discussion 2 Days Ago
Replies: 91
Views: 9,383
Posted By dsperber
Everything I've tried recently has continued to...

Everything I've tried recently has continued to NOT eliminate the freeze.

I've now taken a bit more extreme approach, being of the opinion that there must be something relating to the fact that my...
Forum: General Discussion 2 Days Ago
Replies: 5
Views: 776
Posted By dsperber
For the sake of discussion, consider a folder on...

For the sake of discussion, consider a folder on Server A being "on the left" and the corresponding folder on Server B being "on the right".

The operation you are describing would then be...
Forum: General Discussion 3 Days Ago
Replies: 5
Views: 776
Posted By dsperber
That's exactly what I said... "scripting", i.e....

That's exactly what I said... "scripting", i.e. automatic functions through batch commands. You can then launch those scripts either manually on-demand, or you can use Windows task scheduler to have...
Forum: General Discussion 3 Days Ago
Replies: 5
Views: 776
Posted By dsperber
My own pitch... non-free "Beyond Compare...

My own pitch... non-free "Beyond Compare (http://www.scootersoftware.com/)" ($60), which is a 3rd-party compare product par excellence!! Been using it forever. Can't live without it.

I use its...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 4 Days Ago
Replies: 18
Views: 446
Posted By dsperber
In passing, I mention that I recently was fooling...

In passing, I mention that I recently was fooling around with my own ASUS-based machine (Z170-Deluxe), thinking I could change the default options to reconfigure for "UEFI-only" with "CSM enabled". ...
Forum: General Discussion 4 Days Ago
Replies: 13
Views: 1,001
Posted By dsperber
Just a few things to check here, based on...

Just a few things to check here, based on recommendations from the Internet...

USB settings, selective suspend -> disabled
Processor power management, minimum processor state -> 7%

And I've...
Forum: General Discussion 5 Days Ago
Replies: 13
Views: 1,001
Posted By dsperber
I now see from your system specs that you are...

I now see from your system specs that you are using Win7 Pro. So you should have Windows Event Log service present, or at least available. Even if it's for some reason not been started automatically...
Forum: General Discussion 5 Days Ago
Replies: 13
Views: 1,001
Posted By dsperber
1 - And both the desktop and always-on laptop are...

1 - And both the desktop and always-on laptop are both Win7? That's the same as my own situation, but I have two always-on Win7 desktops. And then I have one or two additional Win10 laptops that may...
Forum: General Discussion 6 Days Ago
Replies: 12
Views: 1,053
Posted By dsperber
And why don't you just buy a router, and plug...

And why don't you just buy a router, and plug both of your laptops into it using ethernet cables? Or, if they're not close by each other but perhaps in separate rooms, you can also connect them...
Forum: General Discussion 6 Days Ago
Replies: 13
Views: 1,001
Posted By dsperber
Just out of curiosity, do you have your desktop...

Just out of curiosity, do you have your desktop machine as the only machine on your home network? Or do you have other machines on your LAN?

What other programs, if any, that you auto-start with...
Forum: General Discussion 6 Days Ago
Replies: 9
Views: 1,252
Posted By dsperber
I suspect there will be others who WILL read it,...

I suspect there will be others who WILL read it, because we who are experiencing this recent "freeze" problem for many months now and have failed to get it corrected and disappeared are simply...
Forum: General Discussion 6 Days Ago
Replies: 13
Views: 1,001
Posted By dsperber
Respectfully, this "freezing" is a major problem ...

Respectfully, this "freezing" is a major problem It was first reported last year and was originally and already theorized to possibly be caused by a whole mess of assorted possible causes, including...
Forum: General Discussion 6 Days Ago
Replies: 13
Views: 1,001
Posted By dsperber
Let's try to consolidate discussion on this...

Let's try to consolidate discussion on this problem, as there are now THREE threads that I am aware of (on SevenForums alone, not counting elsewhere on the Interweb in other forums).

I'd like to...
Forum: General Discussion 6 Days Ago
Replies: 91
Views: 9,383
Posted By dsperber
Yes... still no success. But we now have...

Yes... still no success.

But we now have another new thread omplaining of "Windows random freezes (https://www.sevenforums.com/general-discussion/418772-windows-random-freezes.html)" reported by...
Forum: General Discussion 6 Days Ago
Replies: 9
Views: 1,252
Posted By dsperber
Welcome to the club. Before adding my own...

Welcome to the club.

Before adding my own comments, I mention that in addition to this new one from you complaining of "Windows random freezes" there are several other recent similar threads (on...
Forum: General Discussion 1 Week Ago
Replies: 13
Views: 1,330
Posted By dsperber
Fascinating. Does seem to be missing showing...

Fascinating. Does seem to be missing showing everything that makes up the 222 GB.

Please give yet another tree-mapping product a chance: Treesize (https://www.jam-software.com/treesize_free/). ...
Forum: General Discussion 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 91
Views: 9,383
Posted By dsperber
You haven't heard from me for the past week,...

You haven't heard from me for the past week, because I've simply been exhausted continuing with this ongoing battle which continues (or at least it DID continue, until two days ago). I did follow...
Forum: General Discussion 11 Feb 2019
Replies: 91
Views: 9,383
Posted By dsperber
New eSATA bracket+cables and drives and external...

New eSATA bracket+cables and drives and external enclosures still arriving. Will be here by end-of-week. So I haven't yet gone from all-external USB 3.0 to all-external eSATA on my M910t, but this...
Forum: General Discussion 09 Feb 2019
Replies: 91
Views: 9,383
Posted By dsperber
Actually, suspicious that a more recent NVidia...

Actually, suspicious that a more recent NVidia driver for my GTX 1050ti might in some way be responsible for the freeze symptom I've been coping with for the past four months, as I mentioned I was...
Forum: General Discussion 07 Feb 2019
Replies: 91
Views: 9,383
Posted By dsperber
ASUS is now at 1 day 11 hours, and M910t is at 2...

ASUS is now at 1 day 11 hours, and M910t is at 2 days 5 hours.

This is genuinely unheard of in my recent history of the past few months. It is wonderful (even if it turns out to be short-lived)...
Forum: General Discussion 07 Feb 2019
Replies: 91
Views: 9,383
Posted By dsperber
M910t is now up 1 day 14 hours. ASUS is now...

M910t is now up 1 day 14 hours.

ASUS is now up 20 hours.

In fact, although I might have had the recommended "balanced" power plan previously selected for ASUS and "Thinkpad Default" previously...
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