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    Woah! In terms of comfort zones, you're orbiting...

    Woah!
    In terms of comfort zones, you're orbiting another planet from the one I'm clinging to!
    How's it done? (In grade 1 speak of course!!!!
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    Ethernet Internet connection lost after restart - or

    Only a network reset will (usually) get my now aging desktop back online after a restart.
    I've recently done a fresh install (didn't seek out the individual drivers as done in the past, mainly...
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    Did i find a solution? Yes and no. I started...

    Did i find a solution?
    Yes and no.
    I started unplugging all the drives and then plugging each one in in turn. Sometimes - not every time, but sometimes a neassage 'reboot and Select proper boot...
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    Dwarfer. I don't think you've ever used it with...

    Dwarfer. I don't think you've ever used it with multiple hard drives which are a pain to swap out. Google some of the reviews. The acclaimed Dual Bios was a flop. Setting boot priority near...
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    I've got time issues over the next few weeks -...

    I've got time issues over the next few weeks - finding a couple of uninteruppted hours will be difficult.
    On seperate days I discovered.
    Day A The daisy chain linked power plugs were OK as were...
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    Right. First things first. Yes the blowjob...

    Right.
    First things first. Yes the blowjob (to coin a phrase) was quite spectacular but when you think of it, the poonds per square feet would be about the same as from a hand held pressurised...
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    Internal hard drives not showing up on reinstallation of windows 10

    I have a 7 year old PC. I've added a few 2 tb internal hard drives to it over the years - because back then, Intel, Gigabyte and the rest said it could be done - and they were right! I ended up...
  8. Thread: external hard drives not recognised by Toby43
    Forum: Drivers and Hardware
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    Just 2 quickies. Do you mean a clone or an...

    Just 2 quickies. Do you mean a clone or an image? I think I understand the difference immediately afterwatching YouTube 'how tos' on it, but a month later I'm back to head scratching. And should an...
  9. Thread: external hard drives not recognised by Toby43
    Forum: Drivers and Hardware
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    Hi, I thought of this, but weighing up the pros...

    Hi,
    I thought of this, but weighing up the pros and cons, I think I'll do a complete instal of win 10 from the media creation tool. I'll use the opportunity to do an inventory of everything...
  10. Thread: external hard drives not recognised by Toby43
    Forum: Drivers and Hardware
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    This is NOT, I repeat, NOT an issue with the...

    This is NOT, I repeat, NOT an issue with the drives. Every one of them both powered and portable, perform faultlessly on other PCs and laptops, connected by any of the cables I've used. What are the...
  11. Thread: external hard drives not recognised by Toby43
    Forum: Drivers and Hardware
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    Hi, These solutions are at the limit of my...

    Hi,
    These solutions are at the limit of my comfort zone and I was hoping for an easy mend solution.
    I've a dozen or more external drives - originals and copies - both powereed and portable. They...
  12. Thread: external hard drives not recognised by Toby43
    Forum: Drivers and Hardware
    Replies 11 Views 1,235

    external hard drives not recognised

    A problem has recently shown up.
    I have a lot of data archived on Seagate external hard drives.
    Recently, every single one has failed to show up and be accessible in This PC.
    They appear in Device...
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    monitor(s) intermittently failing to activate on cold boot up

    Iíve started encountering a problem with my desktop PC running windows 10.
    I have 2 monitors fed by a GeForce GTX 670 on a Gigabyte GA-Z77X-D3H motherboard with an Intel I 7 3770K chip.
    Recently...
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    Not sure now precisely how they were converted -...

    Not sure now precisely how they were converted - long time ago. But the point is that these were openable without delay until one or other of the more recent updates of Windows. And there's a point....
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    These were copies of Tiffs and PSD files - which...

    These were copies of Tiffs and PSD files - which really can be enormous!
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    But there's a difference between not being...

    But there's a difference between not being supported and being positively disabled. Winmail, an excellent email client beloved by many, had a crack enabling it to be used for years after it became...
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    Windows 10 update - effect on Photo Gallery

    I've used Photo Gallery from Live Essentials (2012 I believe) and its predeccesor for years as my basic photo viewer and editor.
    Recently, and I think its since the 1909 update, it's not opening...
  18. Thread: How to fresh install without microsoft account or password by Toby43
    Forum: User Accounts and Family Safety
    Replies 5 Views 29,686

    f14tomcat and Bree - thank you guys. I'm hanging...

    f14tomcat and Bree - thank you guys. I'm hanging my head in shame - for being too idle and panic stricken to read the tutorials first instead of screaming for help. Problem solved! Come the...
  19. Thread: How to fresh install without microsoft account or password by Toby43
    Forum: User Accounts and Family Safety
    Replies 5 Views 29,686

    Doesn't work. I have win 10 Home. There's no...

    Doesn't work. I have win 10 Home. There's no choice (other than to provide a phone number, email, or Skype) but to use a M/soft acct. I set one up a long time ago -can't remember when or why. But...
  20. Thread: How to fresh install without microsoft account or password by Toby43
    Forum: User Accounts and Family Safety
    Replies 5 Views 29,686

    How to fresh install without microsoft account or password

    Simply as in the title.
    I want to instal win 10 without having to use a microsoft account and without having to type in a password every time I login. I want full admin rights to avoid 'you don't...
  21. Thread: Hard drive failure by Toby43
    Forum: Installation and Upgrade
    Replies 6 Views 1,517

    Thank you all for your very helpful advice. ...

    Thank you all for your very helpful advice. Everything went like clockwork once I'd managed to change the boot order in BIOS - never seen anything like the display on this ASUS laptop, definitely...
  22. Thread: Hard drive failure by Toby43
    Forum: Installation and Upgrade
    Replies 6 Views 1,517

    Hard drive failure

    The hard drive in my ASUS laptop has failed - completely and permanently. Fortunately this laptop has only been used for a daily mobile use and all important data is been backed up.
    I also used...
  23. Thread: what happens after 29 July by Toby43
    Forum: Installation and Upgrade
    Replies 2 Views 1,458

    what happens after 29 July

    What happens after 29 July 2016 if you have to (or just want to) reformat a machine that either had windows 8 preinstalled (the case with my laptop) or had an OEM windows 7 home premium disc (my...
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