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    You got that right!

    You got that right!
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    @ Sudo15 Just leave it for a while mate. ...

    @ Sudo15

    Just leave it for a while mate.

    It's early days yet.
  3. @ Bruce Just downloaded BootItBM (includes...

    @ Bruce

    Just downloaded BootItBM (includes ImageForDOS) v1-31c 25 July 2015.

    I have had best results with ImageForDOS as I often need to image customers' OS partitions.
  4. Thread: The Big Day

    by Coochin
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    The PC I have Win10 on has an "ATI Radeon HD3870"...

    The PC I have Win10 on has an "ATI Radeon HD3870" PCI-E VGA card that is about six years old now. Win10 complained about it when first installed back in late 2014, but found a driver that worked...
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    @ eikelein I use a 32GB USB thumbdrive which...

    @ eikelein

    I use a 32GB USB thumbdrive which has all the installers/HowTos/files I need when working on customers' computers. It also has the portable version of Total Commander...
  6. Thread: error message

    by Coochin
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    @ Tom and Jerry ;) When I began playing w/...

    @ Tom and Jerry ;)

    When I began playing w/ Win10TP in October last year I immediately had problems dual-booting w/ Win7. If I shut down Win10 then tried to boot into Win7 chkdsk would run on the...
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    The clean install in my #4 post was to a spare...

    The clean install in my #4 post was to a spare 40GB HDD that I had wiped then re-partitioned. It is the only partition on the drive and uses all available space. The 40GB HDD was the only HDD...
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    Go to Control Panel\Internet Options. On the...

    Go to Control Panel\Internet Options. On the Programs tab check that IE is the default browser. If it is not then you should set it default then see what happens.

    If you continue to have the same...
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    +1 for Total Commander I also use Altap...

    +1 for Total Commander

    I also use Altap Salamander: http://www.altap.cz/

    Have used Total Commander since Win95 days, and Salamander since about 2002.
  10. Thread: The Big Day

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    According to Wikipedia the 7300 LE is a PCI-E...

    According to Wikipedia the 7300 LE is a PCI-E card: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/GeForce_7_series

    Maybe you could try a different model card if you can find one?
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    AFAIK it is generally understood that in the...

    AFAIK it is generally understood that in the context of installing an OS "clean install" means to install to an empty partition, whereas "upgrade install" means to install on a partition that has an...
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    Further to my #3 post I have since successfully...

    Further to my #3 post I have since successfully performed a clean install of 10240 "Win10 Pro x64" on a spare 40GB HDD using the product key extracted with ProduKey and the DVD I created from the ISO...
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    No, I didn't Joe. My other OSs are on my...

    No, I didn't Joe.

    My other OSs are on my laptop (Win7 HP SP1x86, Vista HP SP2x86, and XP Pro SP3), two workbench PCs (one w/ Win7 HP SP1x86 and XP Pro SP3, the other has Vista Ult SP2x86 and XP...
  14. Thread: The Big Day

    by Coochin
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    I looked for your GeForce 7300 LE on nVidia's...

    I looked for your GeForce 7300 LE on nVidia's website.

    There do not seem to be any GeForce 7 Series drivers listed there for Win8.1, but there is "GeForce 309.08 Driver Release Date: 2015.2.24...
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    I used ProduKey...

    I used ProduKey (http://www.nirsoft.net/utils/product_cd_key_viewer.html) to extract the key.

    As to whether the key will work for a clean install I haven't tested that yet, but will do so.
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  16. @ Rui I noticed that when build 10240...

    @ Rui

    I noticed that when build 10240 installed. Of course I turned off most of those "features".
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    It seems clear to me you have mistakenly assumed...

    It seems clear to me you have mistakenly assumed that I upgraded an earlier edition of Windows (Win7 SP1 or Win8.1) with Win10. That is not the case; the Win10 TP build 10162 installation I upgraded...
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    Windows 10 Pro Product Key

    From my #10 post at http://windowssecrets.com/forums/showthread.php/170339-Reserve-Win-10-Option-In-Windows-Update?p=1013651&viewfull=1#post1013651



    44313



    I have since extracted the...
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    It depends how royw installed Win10. If it was a...

    It depends how royw installed Win10. If it was a technical preview build that was upgraded to the final build 10240 then there should be no problem with running both (see below).

    If I understood...
  20. Thread: The Big Day

    by Coochin
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    @ oldITguy I seriously doubt Win10 can't run...

    @ oldITguy

    I seriously doubt Win10 can't run on a system because of an "incompatible monitor".

    As far back as I can remember (certainly before Win95) if Windows couldn't find a driver for a...
  21. Thread: error message

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    @ KIWIpeteW If you decide to run Tweaking.com...

    @ KIWIpeteW

    If you decide to run Tweaking.com Windows Repair (All In One) be sure to boot into Safe Mode and create a registry backup and a new restore point before running the (final) repairs....
  22. Thread: error message

    by Coochin
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    After you have pasted the code from that webpage...

    After you have pasted the code from that webpage into Notepad go to File\Save As... (in Notepad).

    In the "File name:" field type "Reset.cmd" (with the quotes, then click "Save".
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    I'm not at all sure I want to know just how M$ is...

    I'm not at all sure I want to know just how M$ is "rolling out" Win10. Have checked out Win10 Tech Preview - impressive but some problems remain 30JUL15, so stand on previous decision to hold off...
  24. Thread: Confused again

    by Coochin
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    Win10 certainly does have mouse support, and in...

    Win10 certainly does have mouse support, and in fact in my opinion is easier to use than Win8.1.

    However, you might want to stick with Win8.1 for a few months; there are still remaining problems...
  25. Tom, right-click on the downloaded ZIP file then...

    Tom, right-click on the downloaded ZIP file then point at "Open with\Windows Explorer". There should be an "Extract all" button in Explorer's toolbar.

    Or go to "Control Panel\Default...
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