Recent content by alj1991

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    Trouble With Home Networking

    I have a Motorola Wireless Cable Modem Gateway SBG900 with Ethernet connections on the back I have no cable I have dial up. This modem is currently hooked up to my desktop which is running WIndows XP. I have a Wireless G Plus MIMO USB Network Adaptor that is installed on my laptop that is...
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    Need Help With Networking

    :SThis is what I have: 1 Acer Laptop running Windows Vista with wireless connect option 1 Compaq Desktop running Windows XP They are finally offering DSL in my area but I don't know what all I need. I want to connect the desktop I guess with the ethernet connection on it, but I want to be...
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    Need Help Think Hard Drive Is Bad

    The only thing that I have been able to accomplish was getting into bcdedit on c drive where it shows Windows Boot Manager and Windows Boot Loader. Also have the same thing on F drive didn't know I had one of those. There is no boot dir on C drive. There is boot.data on F drive. Addendum...
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    Need Help Think Hard Drive Is Bad

    On the system recovery options screen that comes up after I select repair computer this is what it say: Operating System : Microsoft Windows Vista Partition Size: 34318mb Location: (c):Acer So does that mean its a c: or that I need to get to it by C:Acer: (whatever)? Addendum: This is...
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    Need Help Think Hard Drive Is Bad

    Another Question First of all I am sorry about the double post. Question I have downloaded the Easy BCD onto my desktop which is running fine. Do I run the program on it to get the bin folder? Will this make any changes to my desktop because it has Windows XP only. (My laptop has Vista...
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    Need To Know About Bootsect.exe

    Ok I will try that. If I do need it and since you are online can you tell me if and how to use the BCD Download I am so new at all of this. Addendum: If I skip step three and go to step four can I still be able to fix it somehow if it doesn't work? Can you tell me what I should do next...
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    Need Help Think Hard Drive Is Bad

    Will try that now thanks for the link. Addendum: How do I know if I have bootsect.exe on my computer. I only have the DVD that I downloaded here and the instructions say that it doesn't have it. So where can I get it? I did a search and everything seems to point to a website that offers...
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    Need To Know About Bootsect.exe

    I am trying to manually repair my Vista Bootloader going by the instructions on the wiki pages. I am at step three where it talks about the bootsect.exe. How do I know if it is on my computer because all I have is the Recovery Disc I downloaded from here. Also if I don't have it and need to...
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    Need Help Think Hard Drive Is Bad

    I see the operating system listed on that page. I have ran the repair several times now. Is there anything else I can do or is my hard drive shot? I only have the one hard drive in my laptop.
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    Need Help Think Hard Drive Is Bad

    I get the following error I have done the chkdsk / f command and this is what I get now File: \Windows\system32\winload.exe Status: 0xc0000221 Info: The file is possibly corrupt. Its header checksum does not match the computed checksum. Question: If I buy a new hard drive can I transfer...
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    Need Help Think Hard Drive Is Bad

    I have an Acer Aspire 3680. I think that the hard drive has went bad. The recovery disk download here would not fix it. This is my problem I need to know where I can get a hard drive for it with an operating system already installed on it. Plus does anyone know what other models of Acer...
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    Need To Know Which Vista Version I Have Help Please

    I have an Acer Aspire 3860. It has Windows Vista on it and it has an error. I have read the articles on downloading the torrents to make a disk to fix it that are posted on this site. The problem I have is that I don't know if I need the 64 bit or the 32 bit torrent. I really need someone...