DVD RAM Drive Disappears From Windows Vista
HP Pavillion dv9500 notebook running Vista Home Premium. I installed 2nd SATA hard drive in bay 2 og the notebook and now my DVD RAM driv has disappeared from Explorer, Drive Management, and Device Manager. swapped out the DVD drive with a new one ...Message posted on the February 18th, 2009 - 2:54 PM ET
"Losing" secondary hard drive
Computer has 2 HD, the primary is an IDE and secondary is SATA. Motherboard is Intel D945 GCNL, Bios flashed to latest version. Secondary drive is mainly for storing Photograhs but it frequently disappears. On reboot I get the message one of the ...Message posted on the May 27th, 2009 - 4:35 AM ET
how do I stop the BSOD window from disappearing long enough to read it?
I was given a laptop from a friend of mine, it's in an endless loop of rebooting, windows (XP) splash screen, then the command window offering different boot options. none of which work, it then puts up a blue screen but it disappears almost ...Message posted on the April 27th, 2010 - 6:15 PM ET
Endless loop on boot
I finished building a replacement PC as the mobo on the other was slowly dying. I took the same SATA drive from the old system and installed it in the new system. In both, obviously, the SATA drive was the boot / C: drive. When I start up the new ...Message posted on the April 21st, 2009 - 7:08 PM ET
Bug#637573: linux-image-2.6.39-2-amd64: kswapd uses 100% cpu
Package: linux-2.6 Version: 2.6.39-3 Severity: important on sandy bridge ( Intel(R) Core(TM) i3-2310M ) kswapd uses 100% CPU when there is little free memory. swap space not used. after the command echo 1> /proc/sys/vm/drop_kaches kswapd ...Message posted on the August 12th, 2011 - 1:50 PM ET
Seagate 1.5TO HD with Nvidia Chipset (Nforce go430) : big problems!!
Earlier in this forum I was having problems formatting my new Seagate 1.5TO hd. LVTravel put me on the track of an Nvidia chipset problem . As a result, I updated the nVidia drivers NF-SPP-100/nForce go 430 and was able to get a full 1.5TO from the ...Message posted on the March 30th, 2009 - 2:28 PM ET