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System Restore

Forum discussion tagged with System Restore.
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    Question Laptop suddenly auto-deletes everything on Desktop and, programs not found

    Hi, I am using a 5 year old Lenovo (Ideapad S1500p) laptop with original windows 8.1 (64 bit) with 4 GB ram and 500 GB HDD I am presented with a peculiar sort of problem in my laptop, whose solution I am unable to find. this has happened twice in the last 3-3.5 months. I am working in...
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    Question Windows 10 Critical process die - no boot.

    Hello, Im posting this thread since I just had this issue (and maybe it's still going on) and couldnt find a definitive solution yet. But this parcial solution might help somebody. I tried booting my computer one morning and the screen stayed black with the mouse on the screen, this has...
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    Question W10 on C: and Users on D: Breaks System Restore

    If someone has such a set up with System on C: and Users on D: can you please create a system restore point and then restore it. See if it fails with possibly this error: 0x80070003 1-System works fine with 'Users' on D: Restore is just broken 2-I have installed clones going back 12 months...
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    Question System Restore

    Hello, I have some questions in regards to System Restore: 1. Does System Restore effect the settings for Folder Auditing? which can be found under properties -> security tab -> Auditing. 2. Also, is this setting saved in the registry which means that System Restore would undo that change for...
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    [SOLVED] Help me build my PC

    Hey, im planning to upgrade my PC but im a complete noob when it comes to PCs. I'm keeping my GPU, PSU, Case, SSD, HDD. I'm mainly concerned about the motherboard and cooler I've chosen. My goal is to overclock the cpu to 4.8 ghz. Also I hope every part is compatible with everything...
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    Question Funny 2700x behaviour

    I’ve had my Ryzen 7 2700x almost a year now and it’s always performed like a champ but lately I’ve noticed some weird behaviours and was looking for a second opinion. So around Christmas I replaced the thermal paste between my CPU and the H100i v2 I have cooling it and since I’ve done so the...
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    [SOLVED] Is an Intel Core i3-6100 (3.2GHz) enough CPU?

    Good Evening, All, I am going to acquire an HP EliteDesk Mini from our friends at Ebay. They are available with CPUs ranging from Celeron, most Haswell, and most 6th generation Intel processors. They are generally priced accordingly. I want to use one as a media server, dealing with up to...
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    Question Should I buy vega 7 or 2080?

    I play at 240hz and I'm either getting the vega 7 or 2080. I'll be keeping the card for around 3 years before upgrading. vega 7=£650 2080=£750
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    [SOLVED] If I put a gtx 1060 inside this build?

    So I might buy this computer I was wondering if I put a gtx 1060 inside the the desktop if it will be fine, don’t know much about computer unless it’s like graphics. View: https://imgur.com/vZ8uVrA
  10. Discussion Best CPUxGPUxRAM combinations for the budget/competitive gamer

    (EDIT: Added 1920x1080 resolution on another post, below.) Recently Tomshardware published a RAM benchmark article, where, as expected, the RAM speed doesn’t have much influence, in gaming, at high resolutions, but is very significant at low resolutions (1280x720 and 1920x1080), where games...
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    How to Find 200mm Fan Compatible With My Case

    I have a tricky scenario. I have an MSI Nighthawk case with a 200mm x 20mm fan on the side. It makes a little noise during operation I think it's getting old. I'd like to replace it if possible. The only 20mm thick fan I could find was the Aerocool one and the BitFenix one...
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    [SOLVED] The issue with sagging GPU

    Hi! My first post, please be gentle :D My specs: Asus Expedition EX-B250-V7 Aerocool VP-650 650W Asus Strix OC 1060 6gb As far as known, videocards of 'Strix' line quite heavy. And I noticed that my card is a little sagging. https://i.imgur.com/gTK03QM.jpg I decided to put something as...
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    [SOLVED] Screeching noise coming from laptop

    I have a dell inspiron 5482 that is relatively new. Whenever I power on the laptop or wake it up from sleep, the laptop makes a very high pitched screeching sound. I checked intel XTU and it seems that the screeching sound correlates directly with when the CPU is turbo boosting up to 4+ ghz and...
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    4k rez not available with PC to TV hook up

    For xmas, I got myself a 4k 50 in TV to use as a monitor for my PC. Everything is working wonderfully except that I have no resolution option beyond 1920x1080. I dont have a GPU beefy enough for 4k, except for older games. The problem is that no 4k resolution option is given at all, and...
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    Which Chair is most comfortable

    I was looking for a new chair for my setup. I was wondering if an office chair (tempurpedic tp9000) was more comfortable than a gaming chair such as the secretlab omega or dxracer racer series gaming chair. Which of these 3 would be the most comfortable? Price does not matter
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    my Asus PCE-AC56 network adapter shows up as Broadcom 802.11a network adapter

    Hi. So I have an Asus PCE-AC56 network adapter. However, when I check device managment it shows up as "Broadcom 802.11a network adapter". I tried going to Asus' official site to get some updated drivers. This did work, and it instead showed up as "Asus 802.11ac bla-bla-bla", but the network...
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    [SOLVED] Best Upgrade Path

    I currently have an I7-6700k paired with a 980TI. I’m looking to upgrade half of the system but I’m not sure which. I use this system for gaming and would like to smoothly pull 60+ FPS on most titles as well as Prepar3D. Should I upgrade the CPU or Graphics card first. Looking at a 2080 or a...
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    Computer turns on for about 5 minutes then starts to rattle then turns off and reboot.

    Let me preface by saying the only tools I have is a screw driver, I don't have access to a multimeter to check any of the components on the motherboard. My computer has been running fine for the past few years, I initially built it back in 2014. I decided to do a quick cleanup on the inside of...
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    [SOLVED] Is it time to upgrade? What should I do? Need help

    So some time ago (3 years) I posted here when I built my first rig, that thread, along with a part list, can be found here. Mostly everything is the same on it, so I wouldn't be surprised if it needed to be upgraded. My question is what should be upgraded first? For a bit more detail, this pc...
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    [SOLVED] Boards that Disable AMD PSP?

    I want to build a new Ryzen machine, but I want to have the option of the shutting down the Platform Security Processor (something that irks me on principle) after boot. If you're aware of boards that offer this bios option, please mention them, any manufacturer. Thanks.