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Apr
18
comment Hibernated Windows Desktop starts unexpectedly
Sometimes it could be the mouse which moves and wakes it up. Do you use a wireless mouse? Try switching it off before entering hibernate mode?
Apr
18
comment How do I make my external USB HDD be treated as a removable drive
The program that you linked is for the use of (e)SATA hard drives. I don't see how it can help on USB hard drives.
Apr
17
comment Can I repair Win XP MBR using WIn 7 CD?
@MayankSharma We're talking about using the Windows 7 DVD for XP here, but you'd remind me of the extra command that I've done.
Apr
17
revised Can I repair Win XP MBR using WIn 7 CD?
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Apr
17
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Apr
17
comment Can I repair Win XP MBR using WIn 7 CD?
@MayankSharma No. See my disclaimer.
Apr
17
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Apr
17
answered Can I repair Win XP MBR using WIn 7 CD?
Apr
17
comment How to test for harddisk damage preventing it from booting?
What kind of recovery disks are you using? Does it boot with BIOS/MBR or UEFI? BTW, if the hard disk have nothing important left, I would try to re-initializing the partition table.
Apr
16
comment Wifi working while iwconfig shows no wireless - iwconfig
... and when your host OS doesn't have the driver for your USB WiFi adapter.
Apr
14
comment How can I boot from an ISO image stored on a partition that has Windows installed?
@PeanutsMonkey I've add another way to my answer.
Apr
14
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14
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Apr
14
answered How can I boot from an ISO image stored on a partition that has Windows installed?
Apr
14
accepted USB 3.0 hard disk not detected on a particular host controller?
Apr
13
comment Windows 7 calculator and numeric keypad not functioning properly
Can you describe the behaviour when you actually type the keys? Like this
Apr
13
comment Cannot get sound through my USB headset
How could you ever put a USB "thing" into a hard drive? Do you mean the USB connector on your computer?
Apr
13
answered Windows 7 taskbar looks weird
Mar
26
revised Is it fine to encrypt if there are cross-drive NTFS junctions?
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Mar
26
comment Is it fine to encrypt if there are cross-drive NTFS junctions?
@gm2 No. If I have to encrypt the system partition, I would rather just encrypt the whole disk.