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Forum: Performance & Maintenance 2 Weeks Ago
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Posted By thinkbig
Will do - thanks again!

Will do - thanks again!
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 3 Weeks Ago
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Posted By thinkbig
I ran HWinfo and am attaching the results. Looks...

I ran HWinfo and am attaching the results. Looks like it is showing 8 gb of memory.

I ran the %windir%\system32\MdSched.exe test earlier this afternoon before leaving the house,
when I returned...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 65
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Posted By thinkbig
Got the 2 new Memory Sticks, put them in then...

Got the 2 new Memory Sticks, put them in then started the PC.

1st time I got the Starting Windows screen then it said "no video input" on the monitor and went black.

I restarted and it did a...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 65
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Posted By thinkbig
Done, Thank you very much! Just waiting on...

Done, Thank you very much!

Just waiting on the memory sticks.
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 65
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Posted By thinkbig
It does say Service Pack 1 under system and I did...

It does say Service Pack 1 under system and I did install IE 11
although I have been using chrome still.

Is there a way to get my bookmarks and passwords from chrome into IE11?

Ran the CMD...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 65
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Posted By thinkbig
Thank you soooo much!! I have the SSD in,...

Thank you soooo much!!

I have the SSD in, cloned and mounted, took out the old HD.

I have never seen this computer run so fast!!
It starts up in no time!!

I did some speed tests and am...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 65
Views: 6,748
Posted By thinkbig
Thank you. I am still having issues with Macruim...

Thank you. I am still having issues with Macruim which I will figure out.

I am clicking on Maximum Size but I am not seeing the numbers change.
Not sure what is going on... I've tried to clone...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 65
Views: 6,748
Posted By thinkbig
Hi, It is a Dell Inspiron 560 Downloading...

Hi, It is a Dell Inspiron 560

Downloading the Macrium User Guide Now.

Thanks!
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 65
Views: 6,748
Posted By thinkbig
Here is the log from the last try, it says...

Here is the log from the last try, it says something about an I/O Device Error:




Clone ID - 9ECBF2F4FF391AF2
...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 65
Views: 6,748
Posted By thinkbig
Batting 1000!! Well, I did say I had...

Batting 1000!!

Well, I did say I had patience and persistence, so here goes...

I decided to go ahead with the SSD installation.

I hooked it up with a separate cable to a sata2 plug on the...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 65
Views: 6,748
Posted By thinkbig
Didn't get too far:confused: Watched all the...

Didn't get too far:confused:

Watched all the videos, took it apart, replaced the memory and I got a beeping sound,
beeping in sets of 2, and it wouldn't boot??

I tried both sets of memory...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 65
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Posted By thinkbig
I have all the parts, hoping to get to it in the...

I have all the parts, hoping to get to it in the next day or two.

Thanks for all the directions and recommendations!!
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 14 Feb 2019
Replies: 65
Views: 6,748
Posted By thinkbig
Thank you both again! Glad I asked for advice, I...

Thank you both again! Glad I asked for advice, I am just waiting on the memory sticks to arrive and will do the repairs as discussed.
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 13 Feb 2019
Replies: 65
Views: 6,748
Posted By thinkbig
You are right on about the SSHD, did some reading...

You are right on about the SSHD, did some reading up on it and found an interesting article
that spells it all out here (https://www.lifewire.com/solid-state-hybrid-drive-833451) if anyone's...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 13 Feb 2019
Replies: 65
Views: 6,748
Posted By thinkbig
Thanks for answering. Glad I asked for...

Thanks for answering.

Glad I asked for advice (-:

It sounds pretty complicated but I guess I am going to have to upgrade at some point??

I will read up on that Hybrid drive.

It does sound...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 13 Feb 2019
Replies: 65
Views: 6,748
Posted By thinkbig
I have everything except the memory sticks, still...

I have everything except the memory sticks, still waiting on them, should arrive any day??

I saw this HP Deal on Woot and am thinking about purchasing:

HP ENVY 750-624 Desktop, Intel Core...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 08 Feb 2019
Replies: 65
Views: 6,748
Posted By thinkbig
Thank you!

Thank you!
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 08 Feb 2019
Replies: 65
Views: 6,748
Posted By thinkbig
Great! Thank you!

Great! Thank you!
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 08 Feb 2019
Replies: 65
Views: 6,748
Posted By thinkbig
Thanks for telling me that. I am going to do...

Thanks for telling me that.

I am going to do this all at once next week after everything gets here (SSD, bracket, cables, memory).

When I put the SSD in do I take out the current hard drive or...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 08 Feb 2019
Replies: 65
Views: 6,748
Posted By thinkbig
Thanks! Ordered.

Thanks! Ordered.
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 08 Feb 2019
Replies: 65
Views: 6,748
Posted By thinkbig
I've downloaded and ran it (I think)?? Not...

I've downloaded and ran it (I think)??

Not really sure what I am looking for?

Please see screen shot.

Thank you!
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 07 Feb 2019
Replies: 65
Views: 6,748
Posted By thinkbig
The SSD will be here tomorrow. I've ordered a...

The SSD will be here tomorrow. I've ordered a cable (both straight and 90 degrees) and a bracket. (if anything isn't needed I can send it back to Amazon). The cables wont be here until Saturday.
...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 06 Feb 2019
Replies: 65
Views: 6,748
Posted By thinkbig
I purchased the 860 EVO on Amazon before I saw...

I purchased the 860 EVO on Amazon before I saw the last post by Megahertz07.

I might as well go with the best one, I use my computer quite a bit!

It will be here Friday.

I'll download...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 06 Feb 2019
Replies: 65
Views: 6,748
Posted By thinkbig
Can you please point me to a good 512 SSD on...

Can you please point me to a good 512 SSD on either newegg or amazon? I have been reading up on them and have just got myself confused (-:

I will order it ASAP.

Thanks!
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 31 Jan 2019
Replies: 65
Views: 6,748
Posted By thinkbig
Thanks again everyone. I will order the...

Thanks again everyone.

I will order the ssd and hopefully that will take care of the problems.

Disconnecting the H Drive definitely helped!
I will read up on the best ways to use it for...
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