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  1. Thread: Cloning vs Imaging boot drive upgrade by ignatzatsonic
    Forum: Installation and Upgrade
    Replies 17 Views 1,073

    Are you using the Windows tool or a third party?...

    Are you using the Windows tool or a third party?

    You likely won't get too much assistance on this forum if you are using Windows own imaging as most have changed to other less problematic software.
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    I've used Thunderbird ever since the end of...

    I've used Thunderbird ever since the end of Outlook Express...at least 10 years.

    No issues.

    I ran it for probably 8 years without ever bothering to upgrade to a new version. Had no reason to...
  3. Thread: Cloning vs Imaging boot drive upgrade by ignatzatsonic
    Forum: Installation and Upgrade
    Replies 17 Views 1,073

    ?? I assume you refer to the built in Windows...

    ??

    I assume you refer to the built in Windows tool?

    It's no longer under development and MS advises users to use a 3rd party tool...Easeus, Macrium, Aomei, whatever.
  4. Thread: Cloning vs Imaging boot drive upgrade by ignatzatsonic
    Forum: Installation and Upgrade
    Replies 17 Views 1,073

    I wouldn't be driven by which is faster. I...

    I wouldn't be driven by which is faster.

    I have heard of cloning causing disk ID clashes and therefore failure.

    I never personally clone and cannot speak to cloning speed.

    Imaging does not...
  5. Thread: Cloning vs Imaging boot drive upgrade by ignatzatsonic
    Forum: Installation and Upgrade
    Replies 17 Views 1,073

    Most here would probably tell you to use third...

    Most here would probably tell you to use third party software rather than Windows stuff.

    Imaging is a bit more trouble-free than cloning, judging by complaints here.

    If all you are doing is...
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    I'd seriously doubt it. You can run a more...

    I'd seriously doubt it.

    You can run a more comprehensive memory test if you like, to confirm what the Windows memory tool told you.

    If you don't get outright errors, I'd assume the sticks...
  7. Thread: Samsung 860 EVO 2.5" RMA by ignatzatsonic
    Forum: Drivers and Hardware
    Replies 16 Views 1,184

    Do you have any reason to believe Samsung did...

    Do you have any reason to believe Samsung did anything at all to "correct" the problem other than perhaps wipe it?

    It has the same problems it had before....I don't know how you could have...
  8. Thread: Samsung 860 EVO 2.5" RMA by ignatzatsonic
    Forum: Drivers and Hardware
    Replies 16 Views 1,184

    Confusion: Has it already been sent to...

    Confusion:

    Has it already been sent to Samsung, or are you still contemplating?

    Or?

    I have heard both good and bad about major drive manufacturer's RMA practices (including Samsung) and...
  9. Thread: I would like to comment on passwords security by ignatzatsonic
    Forum: AntiVirus, Firewalls and System Security
    Replies 20 Views 2,191

    I would......................if I had a need for...

    I would......................if I had a need for 100 passwords that supposedly protected something halfway important.

    But I don't. Nowhere near that.

    I have looked at password managers in the...
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    I'd be sure I had the NIC (Ethernet) driver on...

    I'd be sure I had the NIC (Ethernet) driver on hand before attempting a clean install. From Dell presumably.

    There's a very very good chance Windows will supply it during the install, but you'd...
  11. Thread: Laptop Repair and Upgrade by ignatzatsonic
    Forum: General Support
    Replies 33 Views 3,874

    It is certainly possible your granddaughter...

    It is certainly possible your granddaughter installed Windows 10 without doing a clean install.

    That would be called an "in place upgrade".

    By definition, a clean install removes all...
  12. Thread: Laptop Repair and Upgrade by ignatzatsonic
    Forum: General Support
    Replies 33 Views 3,874

    If your granddaughter did a clean install of...

    If your granddaughter did a clean install of Windows 10, all previous partitions would be deleted and gone, including anything related to HP.

    At that point, the possibility of reverting to...
  13. Thread: Laptop Repair and Upgrade by ignatzatsonic
    Forum: General Support
    Replies 33 Views 3,874

    see comments:

    see comments:
  14. Thread: Laptop Repair and Upgrade by ignatzatsonic
    Forum: General Support
    Replies 33 Views 3,874

    I'm still not getting it. You said in post 9:...

    I'm still not getting it.

    You said in post 9:

    "While GD appears to think so, I am not convinced it is the Win 10 ISO installation".......

    "It" meaning the USB port?

    Or the battery?
  15. Thread: Laptop Repair and Upgrade by ignatzatsonic
    Forum: General Support
    Replies 33 Views 3,874

    see comments

    see comments
  16. Thread: Surge Protector Recommendations by ignatzatsonic
    Forum: General Support
    Replies 115 Views 29,718

    Westom: I had forgotten your name, but well...

    Westom:

    I had forgotten your name, but well recall your many posts on this topic on several forums dating back 10 years or more.

    I didn't know you were a member here.

    You are quite prolific....
  17. Thread: Laptop Repair and Upgrade by ignatzatsonic
    Forum: General Support
    Replies 33 Views 3,874

    I take that to mean that as of right now, the...

    I take that to mean that as of right now, the laptop has Windows 10 of unknown origin that is so problematic that it drove your granddaughter to Mum's Toshiba.

    Do you know for a fact whether Win...
  18. Thread: Surge Protector Recommendations by ignatzatsonic
    Forum: General Support
    Replies 115 Views 29,718

    Some people would spend 100 dollars to protect a...

    Some people would spend 100 dollars to protect a 400 dollar device from a 1 in 50 chance. Some wouldn't. I wouldn't.

    Some people would spend 100 dollars to protect a 10,000 dollar device from a 1...
  19. Thread: Laptop Repair and Upgrade by ignatzatsonic
    Forum: General Support
    Replies 33 Views 3,874

    Please describe why "there may be an issue with...

    Please describe why "there may be an issue with that".

    A clean install might be doable in an hour or so after you swapped drives, but I'm not quite clear on why you would (necessarily) think it...
  20. Thread: Laptop Repair and Upgrade by ignatzatsonic
    Forum: General Support
    Replies 33 Views 3,874

    Imaging or cloning would work, but imaging might...

    Imaging or cloning would work, but imaging might have a bit better chance of success.
  21. Thread: Did my Macrium backup work? by ignatzatsonic
    Forum: Backup and Restore
    Replies 3 Views 455

    Looking at your screenshot in the first post. ...

    Looking at your screenshot in the first post.

    I see only 2 partitions. Both have checkmarks underneath them.

    You should have done this:

    Put a checkmark under any and all partitions on the...
  22. Replies 11 Views 111,120

    Hardware & Drivers Yeah; mine is 100 MB also. I've never had any...

    Yeah; mine is 100 MB also. I've never had any update issues related to size. Windows has always expanded the partitions as it saw fit or in some cases made a brand new partition.

    My EFI partition...
  23. Replies 11 Views 111,120

    Hardware & Drivers Are you using Windows built in tools to try to...

    Are you using Windows built in tools to try to expand that 100 MB partition?

    Those tools will likely fail due to the intervening and interfering 1 GB partition.

    I'd suggest you try Minitool...
  24. Replies 5 Views 445

    Dell has been known to use proprietary connectors...

    Dell has been known to use proprietary connectors for one reason or another.

    You can try to drill down into Dell manual or technical documents to try to find out what that 5th pin is for.
    ...
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    I haven't used a screen saver in this century. ...

    I haven't used a screen saver in this century.

    My monitor is on 100 percent of the time my PC is on.....about 16 hours a day.

    I've never noticed burn-in and frankly thought it was a thing of...
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