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  1. Thread: Network access problem after router change by Fixer
    Forum: Network and Sharing
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    Got around today to running NetBScanner on each...

    Got around today to running NetBScanner on each of the three computers currently attached to the network. They are consistent in identifying the Master Browser and it turns out that that is the...
  2. Thread: Network access problem after router change by Fixer
    Forum: Network and Sharing
    Replies 7 Views 1,017

    You forgot to add the link OK, think you mean...

    You forgot to add the link

    OK, think you mean NetBScanner. I'll try that tomorrow - too late here
  3. Thread: Network access problem after router change by Fixer
    Forum: Network and Sharing
    Replies 7 Views 1,017

    Laptop can't ping desktop by name - requests...

    Laptop can't ping desktop by name - requests timed out. Can ping by IP. This is consistent with Explorer responses.
  4. Thread: Network access problem after router change by Fixer
    Forum: Network and Sharing
    Replies 7 Views 1,017

    Network access problem after router change

    Just switched from Virgin Media to BT and all is well apart from a problem with my home network, consisting of a desktop, a laptop, and a NAS. Desktop and laptop are both running Win 10.2004. The...
  5. Thread: Unable to eject USB by Fixer
    Forum: Drivers and Hardware
    Replies 15 Views 6,290

    That all sounds perfectly logical, but doesn't...

    That all sounds perfectly logical, but doesn't explain this - hours ago I inserted a blank, formatted 30Gb pen drive and I haven't accessed or tried to use it since. However it cannot be ejected.
    ...
  6. Thread: Unable to eject USB by Fixer
    Forum: Drivers and Hardware
    Replies 15 Views 6,290

    The quote in #10 answers both points. - - -...

    The quote in #10 answers both points.

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    I currently have a SanDisk Ultra plugged in, it always gives the warning. Rebooting doesn't change it, neither does just waiting and...
  7. Thread: Unable to eject USB by Fixer
    Forum: Drivers and Hardware
    Replies 15 Views 6,290

    Thanks guys - fairly common problem obviously. ...

    Thanks guys - fairly common problem obviously. This even happens if I simply plug a drive in and immediately try to eject it. I did - once only - close Explorer as that was the only process that...
  8. Thread: Unable to eject USB by Fixer
    Forum: Drivers and Hardware
    Replies 15 Views 6,290

    Unable to eject USB

    I can't just eject a USB drive. To safely eject I'm having to shut down.

    Win 10 Pro x64
  9. Thread: Can't access BIOS after UEFI experiment by Fixer
    Forum: General Support
    Replies 11 Views 4,555

    I have confirmed that the boot interrupt key is...

    I have confirmed that the boot interrupt key is not F1, it is Enter, and this is briefly on screen immediately at power on. However on this machine it doesn't work but I have a second identical...
  10. Thread: Can't access BIOS after UEFI experiment by Fixer
    Forum: General Support
    Replies 11 Views 4,555

    I'm fully aware that MBR is not the issue and...

    I'm fully aware that MBR is not the issue and have already told you that I have removed all power (i.e. the CMOS battery and main battery) to try to reset the BIOS. Please don't put words in my...
  11. Thread: Can't access BIOS after UEFI experiment by Fixer
    Forum: General Support
    Replies 11 Views 4,555

    Thanks. The UEFI Firmware Settings option only...

    Thanks. The UEFI Firmware Settings option only appears when the system booted in UEFI. It doesn't appear if booted in BIOS/MBR, as this one did.
  12. Thread: Can't access BIOS after UEFI experiment by Fixer
    Forum: General Support
    Replies 11 Views 4,555

    The key for this model is Enter. F1 has no...

    The key for this model is Enter. F1 has no effect. There is a reference to it in your link.
  13. Thread: Can't access BIOS after UEFI experiment by Fixer
    Forum: General Support
    Replies 11 Views 4,555

    Can't access BIOS after UEFI experiment

    This Lenovo Thinkpad Edge E335 was originally supplied as a BIOS/MBR system with the ability to reconfigure as UEFI. Mainly out of curiosity I recently tried that and it worked fine, but having...
  14. Thread: Restoring system images on GPT systems by Fixer
    Forum: Backup and Restore
    Replies 19 Views 4,215

    OK, plan has worked, the laptop is working on the...

    OK, plan has worked, the laptop is working on the spare MBR hdd after restoring the image I took before converting to GPT. I'm going to have to try reflashing the BIOS as I still can't access that...
  15. Thread: Restoring system images on GPT systems by Fixer
    Forum: Backup and Restore
    Replies 19 Views 4,215

    Thanks for that. I was able to disconnect the...

    Thanks for that. I was able to disconnect the cmos battery for a few minutes but it hasn't reset itself. I only mentioned Partition Wizard because I wanted to see what it was saying about the...
  16. Thread: Restoring system images on GPT systems by Fixer
    Forum: Backup and Restore
    Replies 19 Views 4,215

    Reason I have not been responding is I think I...

    Reason I have not been responding is I think I may have bricked the laptop. I needed to run a utility located on a flash so disabled secure boot, but I also needed to change another UEFI startup...
  17. Thread: Restoring system images on GPT systems by Fixer
    Forum: Backup and Restore
    Replies 19 Views 4,215

    TBH I just did it so as to have a better...

    TBH I just did it so as to have a better understanding of it first hand rather than thinking it a necessity. I will keep it and use it for a while and decide on its future later. As a first...
  18. Thread: Restoring system images on GPT systems by Fixer
    Forum: Backup and Restore
    Replies 19 Views 4,215

    Ok, thanks for that, I'll give it a whirl. - -...

    Ok, thanks for that, I'll give it a whirl.

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    That has worked at the third try. First two hung during reboot. Probably my system.

    That has addressed my main concern with...
  19. Thread: Restoring system images on GPT systems by Fixer
    Forum: Backup and Restore
    Replies 19 Views 4,215

    Thanks guys. I realise I could go into UEFI/BIOS...

    Thanks guys. I realise I could go into UEFI/BIOS and disable secure boot, and re-enable it when finished but this seems such an inelegant way of dealing with the problem. I'm looking at what I'm...
  20. Thread: Restoring system images on GPT systems by Fixer
    Forum: Backup and Restore
    Replies 19 Views 4,215

    Restoring system images on GPT systems

    I've just finished converting my spare Win 10 laptop from MBR to GPT using MBR2GPT in Win 10. As far as I can see on a first boot it seems to have worked ok so I'm creating a new system image in MR...
  21. Thread: Accessing folders on old HD by Fixer
    Forum: General Support
    Replies 8 Views 2,825

    Good to hear :-)

    Good to hear :-)
  22. Thread: Accessing folders on old HD by Fixer
    Forum: General Support
    Replies 8 Views 2,825

    Alternatively, any free Linux live CD will enable...

    Alternatively, any free Linux live CD will enable you to access/copy those files.
  23. Thread: Backup not reflecting changes in folders by Fixer
    Forum: Backup and Restore
    Replies 2 Views 686

    As I understand it the OneDrive and DropBox...

    As I understand it the OneDrive and DropBox folders on your computer do not contain any files, they contain just links to files on the OneDrive and DropBox servers, so backing up your computer does...
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    No, cloning does not require an internet...

    No, cloning does not require an internet connection.
  25. Thread: AOMEI Backupper by Fixer
    Forum: Backup and Restore
    Replies 16 Views 7,360

    I've been having problems with MR too - unable to...

    I've been having problems with MR too - unable to create rescue media for 7.2. Pressed for time I too resorted to AOMEI Backupper and have found it easy to navigate and quite fast. However I still...
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