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Forum: Vista A/V Forum 01-27-2009
Replies: 16
Views: 11,912
Posted By BurrWalnut
Flashing the BIOS

Iím glad you have sorted it out, well done!
Forum: Vista A/V Forum 01-25-2009
Replies: 16
Views: 11,912
Posted By BurrWalnut
It wonít help you to get irate with me. 1....

It wonít help you to get irate with me.

1. Go here and download a Win98 or WinXP boot floppy disk http://www.bootdisk.com/
2. After creating the boot floppy, copy your BIOS file(s) to it.
3....
Forum: Vista A/V Forum 01-24-2009
Replies: 16
Views: 11,912
Posted By BurrWalnut
My dear chap. I’ll repeat it again. When you...

My dear chap.

I’ll repeat it again. When you boot from a floppy to do a BIOS update, you do not load Vista at all. Indeed you can do a BIOS update without a hard disk being installed. You are...
Forum: Vista A/V Forum 01-24-2009
Replies: 16
Views: 11,912
Posted By BurrWalnut
You donít boot from within Vista. You put the...

You donít boot from within Vista. You put the floppy in the drive, restart the computer, go into the BIOS and change the boot sequence to point to the floppy drive as the first device. It will boot...
Forum: Vista A/V Forum 01-24-2009
Replies: 16
Views: 11,912
Posted By BurrWalnut
When you boot from the floppy you are outside of...

When you boot from the floppy you are outside of windows and will get the full screen.

Make sure you donít switch off or interrupt the Ďflashingí (not flushing).
Forum: Vista Help Forum 11-10-2008
Replies: 5
Views: 4,366
Posted By BurrWalnut
Itís a hidden folder so go to Folder Options >...

Itís a hidden folder so go to Folder Options > View Tab and tick ĎShow Hidden Filesí and remove the tick from ĎHide protected operating system filesí. Now navigate to...
Forum: Vista Networking Forum 11-09-2008
Replies: 6
Views: 3,291
Posted By BurrWalnut
1. Connect the computer to the router using the...

1. Connect the computer to the router using the Ethernet cable so that you can access the router set up details. This is done by typing 192.168.n.n (n depends upon the make of router, look in the...
Forum: Vista Help Forum 11-09-2008
Replies: 4
Views: 2,863
Posted By BurrWalnut
You can safely delete those files. They contain...

You can safely delete those files. They contain details of the BCC (Bug Check Code or BSOD) error that you encountered.

If in the future if you cannot get out of the continual boot loop, tap F8...
Forum: Vista Installation Forum 11-08-2008
Replies: 5
Views: 4,451
Posted By BurrWalnut
As you seem a bit nervous about doing a clean...

As you seem a bit nervous about doing a clean install, I’ve listed the install events in detail, so that you know what to expect:

Boot from the Vista DVD, choose ‘Press any key to boot from...
Forum: Vista Help Forum 11-06-2008
Replies: 5
Views: 3,814
Posted By BurrWalnut
I'm glad it worked, thanks for the feedback.

I'm glad it worked, thanks for the feedback.
Forum: Vista Help Forum 11-05-2008
Replies: 5
Views: 3,814
Posted By BurrWalnut
This can be caused by malware. If itís not an...

This can be caused by malware. If itís not an infection try this:

Click the Windows Orb (Start), type regedit, press Enter and navigate to registry key...
Forum: Vista Help Forum 11-04-2008
Replies: 3
Views: 2,570
Posted By BurrWalnut
It might be a file association problem. ...

It might be a file association problem.

Download the .gif fix here http://www.winhelponline.com/articles/105/1/File-association-fixes-for-Windows-Vista.html
Forum: Vista Networking Forum 11-03-2008
Replies: 9
Views: 4,890
Posted By BurrWalnut
Yancho Thank you for posting back. I feel my...

Yancho

Thank you for posting back. I feel my list has been vindicated, i.e. my number 9 above.
Forum: Vista Help Forum 11-02-2008
Replies: 6
Views: 2,222
Posted By BurrWalnut
The CD you created cannot install Vista, it just...

The CD you created cannot install Vista, it just runs the 5 options I listed above. It should load files, ask questions, etc. as above.

If you are running from the CD and as system restore doesn’t...
Forum: Vista Help Forum 11-02-2008
Replies: 6
Views: 2,222
Posted By BurrWalnut
Do you have Nero? Alternatively, this is a...

Do you have Nero?

Alternatively, this is a good, free DVD/CD burner http://www.cdburnerxp.se/
Forum: Vista Help Forum 11-02-2008
Replies: 6
Views: 2,222
Posted By BurrWalnut
Parker7256 By running System Restore you...

Parker7256

By running System Restore you should be able to go back to a date before the rogue adapter was installed.

As you don’t have a Vista DVD, you can download and create a Recovery Disk...
Forum: Vista Networking Forum 11-02-2008
Replies: 9
Views: 4,890
Posted By BurrWalnut
If no log file was created, it means that nothing...

If no log file was created, it means that nothing was changed, i.e. it's OK.

Keep going through the list, you may just find the solution.

Good luck.
Forum: Vista Help Forum 11-02-2008
Replies: 3
Views: 1,873
Posted By BurrWalnut
You haven't said exactly what you have tried, so...

You haven't said exactly what you have tried, so I’m offering these suggestions:

ALL MACHINES
Put all the computers in the same workgroup.

Windows firewall is normally set to allow file and...
Forum: Vista Networking Forum 11-02-2008
Replies: 9
Views: 4,890
Posted By BurrWalnut
Yancho I am (still) compiling a list of...

Yancho

I am (still) compiling a list of possible solutions to this infuriating issue. Some of these may not be relevant to your problem and some you may have already attempted. Read through the...
Forum: Vista Networking Forum 11-02-2008
Replies: 9
Views: 4,890
Posted By BurrWalnut
I have a long, evolving list of solutions but try...

I have a long, evolving list of solutions but try this one first:

Go to Control Panel > Classic View > Network and Sharing Center > View Status alongside the Wireless Connection > Properties at...
Forum: Vista Help Forum 11-01-2008
Replies: 2
Views: 1,734
Posted By BurrWalnut
You could try resetting IE7ís settings, i.e....

You could try resetting IE7ís settings, i.e. Internet Options > Advanced Tab and click 'Reset' at the bottom and/or read this http://support.microsoft.com/kb/923737

This link explains what is...
Forum: Vista Help Forum 11-01-2008
Replies: 7
Views: 2,794
Posted By BurrWalnut
I'm glad you sorted it out, thanks for the...

I'm glad you sorted it out, thanks for the feedback.
Forum: Vista Help Forum 10-31-2008
Replies: 7
Views: 2,794
Posted By BurrWalnut
Try this: Click the Windows Orb (Start),...

Try this:

Click the Windows Orb (Start), type regedit, press Enter and navigate to registry key HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Classes\Local...
Forum: Vista Help Forum 10-29-2008
Replies: 2
Views: 2,998
Posted By BurrWalnut
Here are a few IE things to try: 1. Go to...

Here are a few IE things to try:

1. Go to Control Panel > Classic View > Internet Options > Advanced and scroll down to ‘Enable memory protection to help mitigate online attacks’. If it is ticked,...
Forum: Vista Networking Forum 10-23-2008
Replies: 4
Views: 3,776
Posted By BurrWalnut
I was the first person to reply to this post...

I was the first person to reply to this post about 5 hours ago and someone has deleted it! I’d like to know who removed it and for what reason?

This is similar to what I originally said:
I don’t...
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