Search:

Type: Posts; User: NavyLCDR

Page 1 of 10 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.17 seconds.

  1. Thread: Windows install on a laptop bought at Auction? by NavyLCDR
    Forum: Installation and Upgrade
    Replies 10 Views 207

    In regards to not wanting any association with a...

    In regards to not wanting any association with a Microsoft account, follow the clean install procedure until step 18 (after the computer reboots and you get the screen asking for region). On that...
  2. Replies 1 Views 5

    Need to see a screenshot of disk management: How...

    Need to see a screenshot of disk management:
    How to Post a Screenshot of Disk Management

    It sounds like you have Windows 10 booting, but you want a previously installed Windows 7 moved to an...
  3. Replies 22 Views 861

    Probably fueled by your inherent dislike of...

    Probably fueled by your inherent dislike of Windows 11.
  4. Thread: New Windows 10 Desktop PC by NavyLCDR
    Forum: General Support
    Replies 13 Views 412

    As others have mentioned - you already have a...

    As others have mentioned - you already have a license for Windows 10. To do a clean install of Windows 10 (or 11) would cost you less than $5 for a USB flash drive.
  5. Replies 213 Views 520,213

    Installation & Upgrade You've got plenty of room on your secondary...

    You've got plenty of room on your secondary drive. I would create a verified image backup of C: drive (you only need C: drive, no other partitions) using Macrium Reflect Free (you'll need a Macrium...
  6. Replies 15 Views 749

    Taffy078, I think you may need to face the...

    Taffy078,

    I think you may need to face the fact that you have been hit with a virus, or some other event which has corrupted your files. It sounds like you have no backup created of anything to a...
  7. Thread: New Windows 10 Desktop PC by NavyLCDR
    Forum: General Support
    Replies 13 Views 412

    Whenever I have gotten a new off the shelf...

    Whenever I have gotten a new off the shelf computer, I have:
    1. Used Macrium Reflect Free to make an image of the existing HDD/SSD.
    2. Exported the drivers to the standard Windows 10 USB...
  8. Replies 22 Views 861

    And the evidence of that statement is where?

    And the evidence of that statement is where?
  9. Thread: OEM key able to be used on VM? by NavyLCDR
    Forum: Virtualization
    Replies 18 Views 1,117

    Jimbo, Can you explain this wording in the EULA,...

    Jimbo,
    Can you explain this wording in the EULA, then, please?

    "(iv) Use in a virtualized environment. This license allows you to install only one instance of the software for use on one device,...
  10. Thread: OEM key able to be used on VM? by NavyLCDR
    Forum: Virtualization
    Replies 18 Views 1,117

    And I suspect their poor enforcement of the EULA...

    And I suspect their poor enforcement of the EULA is due, in part, because the more activated installations of Windows 10/11 they can get credit for, the more they make from sources other than the OS...
  11. Thread: Moving EFI partition to another drive by NavyLCDR
    Forum: Drivers and Hardware
    Replies 25 Views 828

    Great, glad it worked out for you!

    Great, glad it worked out for you!
  12. Thread: Mbr to gpt by NavyLCDR
    Forum: Installation and Upgrade
    Replies 10 Views 394

    Define initialized. Windows setup will convert...

    Define initialized. Windows setup will convert the disk to the format needed so long as there are no partitions defined on the disk.
  13. Thread: Moving EFI partition to another drive by NavyLCDR
    Forum: Drivers and Hardware
    Replies 25 Views 828

    Yes, that won't be any problem.

    Yes, that won't be any problem.
  14. Thread: Moving EFI partition to another drive by NavyLCDR
    Forum: Drivers and Hardware
    Replies 25 Views 828

    That's exactly what I was going to suggest.

    That's exactly what I was going to suggest.
  15. Thread: From Scratch Installatiom by NavyLCDR
    Forum: General Support
    Replies 4 Views 176

    Clean Install Windows 10...

    Clean Install Windows 10
  16. Thread: Moving EFI partition to another drive by NavyLCDR
    Forum: Drivers and Hardware
    Replies 25 Views 828

    If you have an image to restore anyway, then why...

    If you have an image to restore anyway, then why not take the two minutes to run the commands I gave you? If they don't work, then restore the image.
  17. Replies 3 Views 183

    If you can get into Windows 10, even safe mode,...

    If you can get into Windows 10, even safe mode, try running:

    powercfg -h off
  18. Thread: Moving EFI partition to another drive by NavyLCDR
    Forum: Drivers and Hardware
    Replies 25 Views 828

    diskpart select volume c shrink desired=100...

    diskpart
    select volume c
    shrink desired=100
    create part EFI
    format fs=fat32 quick
    assign letter=t
    exit
    bcdboot C:\Windows /s T: /f UEFI
    diskpart
    select vol t
  19. Replies 6 Views 361

    louarnold, The answer to your question is...

    louarnold,
    The answer to your question is simple. Look inside the parenthesis for C: drive. You see the word "system" there? That is the partition the computer is booting from. You see the word...
  20. Replies 213 Views 520,213

    Installation & Upgrade Yes

    Yes
  21. Thread: Moving EFI partition to another drive by NavyLCDR
    Forum: Drivers and Hardware
    Replies 25 Views 828

    Or just create a new EFI System Partition on disk...

    Or just create a new EFI System Partition on disk 3 which requires no extra software to do.
  22. Thread: Moving EFI partition to another drive by NavyLCDR
    Forum: Drivers and Hardware
    Replies 25 Views 828

    If you still want to stick with Disk 3 all you...

    If you still want to stick with Disk 3 all you have to do is shrink C: drive partition by 100 mb. Create an EFI system partition and add the boot files to the new EFI system partition with the...
  23. Thread: Funny Picture Thread [14] by NavyLCDR
    Forum: Chillout Room
    Replies 1,099 Views 98,021

    Looks more baked to me!

    Looks more baked to me!
  24. Thread: System Reserved (Drive) - How to remove? by NavyLCDR
    Forum: Performance & Maintenance
    Replies 6 Views 276

    You need to make up your mind. In posts #1 and...

    You need to make up your mind. In posts #1 and #4 you said you wanted to get rid of the system reserved partition. I told you how to get rid of it. Now you don't want to. So which is it? Your...
  25. Thread: System Reserved (Drive) - How to remove? by NavyLCDR
    Forum: Performance & Maintenance
    Replies 6 Views 276

    From your screenshot in post #4 - assuming disk 0...

    From your screenshot in post #4 - assuming disk 0 is what you want to work on. You need a command prompt with admin privileges. Then the commands are:


    diskpart
    select disk 0
    select part 1...
Results 1 to 25 of 250
Page 1 of 10 1 2 3 4
Our Sites
Site Links
About Us
Windows 10 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 10" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd
All times are GMT -5. The time now is 15:23.
Find Us




Windows 10 Forums