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new notebook Ghosted with old notebook ghost and now problems??

Q: new notebook Ghosted with old notebook ghost and now problems??

New here and so I hope that I am posting in the correct place My new notebook an M -MX was in the warranty depot as we thought it had a dvd burning problem however that was not the case it was the media Anyway before it was sent into the toshiba warranty depot the level tech phone support said to get the computer to be like it was when I unboxed it days earlier new and old with now notebook ghost problems?? notebook Ghosted this was last month And so to my frustration all of my programs were removed however before doing this the software techie at the office Ghosted it to my Western Digital Storage Unit and then sent it off to the Warranty Depot While it was in the shop I used my yr old toshiba satellite which I am now typing on at this moment I was finally able to get the software tech from the office to reGhost my new toshiba new notebook Ghosted with old notebook ghost and now problems?? M on this past Saturday and left it with him for a couple of hrs and then returned to pick it up as there was not much in the way of programs on it and so it wouldn t take long to Ghost the Images back Well in my Western Digital Storage unit are Ghosts of this year old satellite that I am presently using After the techie new notebook Ghosted with old notebook ghost and now problems?? got my Restore Disk installed and tried to reGhost the image onto the New M it crashed He was using the wrong Ghost he new notebook Ghosted with old notebook ghost and now problems?? was using the one that was from this unit I was not happy especially after he claimed that he now had it Ghosted with the proper Image and I tried it out and it was very sloooooow to Boot He said it was my Norton I keep a log and had brought it with me and showed him how long the Boots took before it was sent off to the Warranty Depot with all the few programs that I had installed on it He had been doing other work and coming back to my unit while it was Ghosting and when it was finished I also asked him to plug in my gig SanDisk flashdrive and he went into My Computer and clicked on the drive and it simply hung there with the Timer showing Needless to say I am not happy and am wondering if the fact that he Ghosted the wrong image from my year old Satellite on it could have done any damage He said he would call me this AM and hasn t so I left a message with him I used my USB SanDisk before and there were no problems now he is trying to tell me that this drive has a peculiar install program that can cause problems I googled for it and found nothing I talked to the computer retailer a small outlet that I frequent and they indicated that it is simply plug and play Why the tech mentioned a problematic install program is beyond me as all i was trying to do was read the contents Is there a possibility that this notebook has been damaged by trying to Ghost this satellite to it He did do a full disc system restore the second time he did the Ghost Imaging however the computer is acting SlOOOOOOOOw to boot the SanDisk simply hangs there with the timer showing I would appreciate any comments as I am frustrated as to what is going on here I mean I would assume a techie would label the Ghost image with a name so that he knew which computer it belongs to Thankyou for your time nbsp

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A: new notebook Ghosted with old notebook ghost and now problems??

Something you might want to try (it's a pita) is a repair of windows - this may fix some of the slowness issues you're seeing. The install program he's talking about is probably the U3 component of many larger USB pen drives. I think it's on most of Sandisk's newer large drives. A repair of windows might also take care of this. I seriously doubt that putting the wrong image on the machine and then putting another image on could do any damage to the machine itself - the folks here at my job do it all the time.

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A:ENVY Notebook - m7-k111dx w/intel 7260 - notebook sucks dow...

Bill_Ving Hello;Allow me to welcome you to the HP forums!I read your post about wireless networking poor performance and wanted to help. My immediate guess is that you might have mixed-mode networking going on.  This happens when you have two different PCs networking in two different modes -- one using "G", the other using "N".  The wireless router (or access point) can optimize performance for either mode, but not for both.  So, the "G" mode drags down the performance of the "N" mode PC, but even worse, with the router set for mixed modes, it performs more slowly than with either PC connected by itself.Here are some other troubleshooting steps you can try: HP PCs - Troubleshooting Wireless Network and Internet (Windows 8) | HP® Customer SupportGood Luck========================================================================I am a volunteer and I do not work for, nor do I represent, HP.---------------------------------------------------------------Please click "Accept As Solution" on the post that solves your issue to help others find the solution.Please click the Thumbs-Up symbol on the left of the Reply button to say thanks fopr my help.========================================================================

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What changed from when it was working to now?
 

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Hi and Welcome!!

My name is Jeff. I would be more than happy to take a look at your malware results logs and help you with solving any malware problems you might have. Logs can take a while to research, so please be patient and know that I am working hard to get you a clean and functional system back in your hands. I'd be grateful if you would note the following:
The fixes are specific to your problem and should only be used for the issues on this machine.
It's often worth reading through these instructions and printing them for ease of reference.
If you don't know or understand something, please don't hesitate to say or ask!! It's better to be sure and safe than sorry.
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Please be sure to subscribe to the topic if you have not already done so.
IMPORTANT NOTE : Please do not delete, download or install anything unless instructed to do so.
DO NOT use any TOOLS such as Combofix or HijackThis fixes without supervision. Doing so could make your system inoperable and could require a full reinstall of your operating system and losing all your programs and data.

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Are you able to boot to Safe Mode at all? If you are, try to run DDS from there and when the logs are made please post them.

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Well struggle to please give us the model number of the laptop. Please. $200 to test the hard drive? And people wonder why I constantly criticize Geek Squad. There are free built in hardware diagnostics we can walk you though but OH we need the model number to provide you specific instructions. 

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A:Notebook problems

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A:HP Notebook with Three Problems

Hi and welcome

(1) Could be a number of issues, but more than likely overheating. A bad hard drive should FREEZE the computer, not shut it down. Other possibility would be a lose AC connector on the laptop which means it would be “without power” if the battery is also discharged. Another possibility would be a bad motherboard, which could shutdown the PC but would more than likely FREEZE it also.

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A:Notebook DVD Problems

What happens if you take the bad drive and put it on the working computer, does it work or fail

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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/notebook-dvd-problems.53087/
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A:hp notebook display problems

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Just trashed one the same model for the symptoms of problem 1, which were permanent and not intermittent.

Have another here with the intermittent problems in #1, the owner did the sensible thing and bought a new one.

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A:Help! Acer notebook problems

2 year old Acer laptop out of warranty and a repeat mis-performer.

Check the cooling vents are CLEAN! I mean REALLY CLEAN! Suck the crud out with a vaccuum cleaner.

Contact Acer, ask them what they did (you'll obviously have the references).
 

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A:notebook problems with drivers

Hello! Welcome to TechSpot!

I have a customer with a dell laptop that did the samething.
Most laptops are not that hard to take a part.
I had her pull the battery and any panels on the bottom, then
pull the top keyboard panel. Using compressed air to blow water/liquid
out as best as possible. Then leave it to dry naturally, 1 1/2wks.
Her system survived.

In your case, since you've given your laptop suffecient time to dry out.
I would have you disasemble the same way (as far down as you can).
Pull the ram, video, dvd, hdd, cpu etc. if you can.
Get some contact cleaner and canned air, comes in an aerosol can.
You'll want to use them simultainiously to clean and dry all surfaces and contacts.

This can and does work, however on a dificulty scale of 1 to 10,
10=hardest, this is an 8 1/2.
The fall back failure is any short outs your system got at the time of spill,
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G'Luck
 

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A:Asus laptop/notebook problems

Well, you're in a difficult situation. If the Password Hint doesn't ring any bells for you, then according to forum rules:
 
No subject matter will be allowed whose purpose is to defeat existing copyright or security measures. If a user persists and/or the activity is obviously illegal the staff reserves the right to remove such content and/or ban the user. This would also mean encouraging the use or continued use of pirated software is not permitted, and subject to the same consequences.
 
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A:Strange power problems, ibm notebook R40

remove the battery and see if the computer runs without problems on the AC adapter. If it does, you are going to need a new battery
 

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A:Notebook Dual Monitor set up problems.

we would need a little more info on the unit. EG what video card the laptop is using (ATI, etc)

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A:Multitude of problems with a compaq notebook

If your laptop is covered by a warranty, use HP for support. Perhaps the tech will decide that laptop is a lemon or it is no longer repairable.

If the Events Viewer log has reports preceding the crash/hang, that type of info influences how to attack the problem.

This post in 'Guides & Solved Issues' is a general approach to follow.
 

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Try resetting the bios to its default settings, or even try a bios update, using a USB stick
 

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Hello gjtabor

Here are a couple of thing to try

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At the command prompt type
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Dell XPS 140.

Netgear wireless router.

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Radio Enabled


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A:Dell XPS Notebook Wireless Problems??

What you got?

DSL or Cable?

If either? Unplug the Modem and turn off the Router?
If you don't have a Router then just unplug the Modem and wait a minute. Then plug in back the power. You might have to reboot the PC connected to the Modem?

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A:Bluescreen problems with brand new Notebook

Welcome to SF!

The dump does not point to anything specifically. However, I see a few potential causes of BSODs.

First, your AMD Power Monitor drivers are outdated. They should be updated or removed.
Code:
AmdTools64.sys Mon Apr 28 13:03:39 2008 (4816036B)
One thing you should understand is that 3rd party anti-virus programs are well-known for causing BSODs in Windows 7 and Vista. ZoneAlarm is very bad that way, but I have also seen some crashes caused by Avira.

As a troubleshooting step, I would recommend removing both programs. Replace them with Microsoft Security Essentials.

Avira removal tool: http://www.avira.com/en/documents/ut...ninstXPeng.zip

ZoneAlarm removal tool: http://download.zonealarm.com/bin/fr...cpes_clean.exe

If those steps don't work, please enable driver verifier: Using Driver Verifier to identify issues with Drivers


Code:
Microsoft (R) Windows Debugger Version 6.12.0002.633 AMD64
Copyright (c) Microsoft Corporation. All rights reserved.
Loading Dump File [C:\Users\Jonathan\_jcgriff2_\dbug\__Kernel__\072010-27705-01.dmp]
Mini Kernel Dump File: Only registers and stack trace are available

Symbol search path is: SRV*c:\symbols*http://msdl.microsoft.com/download/symbols
Executable search path is:
Windows 7 Kernel Version 7600 MP (8 procs) Free x64
Product: WinNt, suite: TerminalServer SingleUserTS Personal
Built by: 7600.16539.amd64fre.win7_gdr.100226-1909
Machine Name:
Kernel base = 0xfffff800`02a51000 PsLoadedModuleList = 0xfffff800`02c8ee50
Debug session time: Tue Jul 20 15:31:10.647 2010 (UTC - 4:00)
System Uptime: 0 days 0:51:09.223
Loading Kernel Symbols
...............................................................
................................................................
.........................................
Loading User Symbols
Loading unloaded module list
.........
*******************************************************************************
* *
* Bugcheck Analysis *
* *
*******************************************************************************

Use !analyze -v to get detailed debugging information.

BugCheck 7F, {8, 80050031, 6f8, fffff80002a89e58}

Probably caused by : ntkrnlmp.exe ( nt!KiDoubleFaultAbort+b2 )

Followup: MachineOwner
---------

2: kd> !analyze -v;lmtsmn;.bugcheck;.logclose;q
*******************************************************************************
* *
* Bugcheck Analysis *
* *
*******************************************************************************

UNEXPECTED_KERNEL_MODE_TRAP (7f)
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Consult an Intel x86 family manual to learn more about what these
traps are. Here is a *portion* of those codes:
If kv shows a taskGate
use .tss on the part before the colon, then kv.
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use .trap on that value
Else
.trap on the appropriate frame will show where the trap was taken
(on x86, this will be the ebp that goes with the procedure KiTrap)
Endif
kb will then show the corrected stack.
Arguments:
Arg1: 0000000000000008, EXCEPTION_DOUBLE_FAULT
Arg2: 0000000080050031
Arg3: 00000000000006f8
Arg4: fffff80002a89e58

Debugging Details:
------------------
BUGCHECK_STR: 0x7f_8

CUSTOMER_CRASH_COUNT: 1

DEFAULT_BUCKET_ID: VISTA_DRIVER_FAULT

PROCESS_NAME: System

CURRENT_IRQL: 2

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Surprisingly, I'm having the same problem on my 1 year old Toshiba. It gets a huge amount of on wall use, and I have a laptop cooler running on the USB port. It must be something about my battery, but I can't afford to buy a new one. The loss of battery life corresponds to my laptop install of Red Hat 9.
 

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A:2 PROBLEMS : a)IE error ; b)Notebook freezes

Swati said:

a). I am getting the foll. error when I tryto login to a website. This problem has started since Monday and I had no problems earlier. Others in my company also login to the same site and they dont have this error msg popping up.

QUOTE
Authorization Required

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UNQUOTE

b). Whenever I use dial-up to access the net, my Compaq Presario 2596us freezes for about 10 minutes or so and then becomes ok. During these 10 mins. I am not able to open any new files or any browser window or download mails etc. though I am able to continue working on opened files but cannot save them .
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My A-V is avast and I run ad-aware too both of which are up-to-date.

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SwatiClick to expand...
 

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Hi remove the updates for now and install the chipset first then the video,audio,lan,wifi,then any others and see how it goes

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A:medion p6612 notebook,connection problems

wow, thanks for all your help.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/medion-p6612-notebook-connection-problems.767942/
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A:Resolution problems with Inspiron 8600 notebook...help!

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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/resolution-problems-with-inspiron-8600-notebook-help.257424/
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Update your Nividia Graphics Card:
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Hello Bodman, and welcome to Vista Forums.

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Sounds like a RAM memory module fault. Reseat the memory modules.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/problems-going-revertingto-factory-settings-on-time-notebook-7321.359179/
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You might not be able to have a better jack installed onto the motherboard, because they are engineered to such tight tolerances, and the existing jack is usually a fairly thin part made of plastic.

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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/toshiba-portege-r705-p35-notebook-headphone-jack-problems.971476/
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A:Sound problems on a compaq 1255 presario notebook computer

Do you get this static sound all the time? or just with that one file? What type of file is it?
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/sound-problems-on-a-compaq-1255-presario-notebook-computer.205583/
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Some printers do not work with certain network appliances vendor's technology... Some do not even function the way as they are advertised/designed. It is rather a printer compatibility problem rather than your linksys problem (However, check whether your linksys is purchased after linksys became CISCO's sub division. Some linksys products are not working properly before they became CISCO certified).
 

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The wireless router is all you need. You are correct that the only time you need to have a computer connected by ethernet is when configuring the router or upgrading its firmware.

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A:Notebook to TV

Hello!

I can really help you if you give me the graphics card specs.
Please reply so I can help!

Bye!
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/notebook-to-tv.627225/
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A:HP notebook

Dear Customer, Please go through the below links, check it that helps:http://support.hp.com/us-en/document/c04770630http://support.hp.com/us-en/document/c03340676     For any further queries reply to the post and feel free to join us again  **Click the White Thumbs Up Button on the right to say Thanks**Make it easier for other people to find solutions by marking a Reply 'Accept as Solution' if it solves your problem. Thank You,GBL84I am not an HP Employee

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A:My Notebook

Try tapping f8 as soon as you power on the computer.

What happens?

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A:Notebook help pls.

what type of games are you planning to play?
what's the main use of this laptop?
videos/movies?
 

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A:New Notebook

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A:Old Notebook needs help

Try moving to the hardware thread rather than Business Apps
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/old-notebook-needs-help.660917/
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A:CD Rom for notebook

1. Since the external cd rom device would probably be a parallel port or USB kind, the computer will not see it before you install the OS
2.No . Hooking up the laptop hdd and formated, it's ok no problem there, but once you install the OS on it , the OS will try to install the drivers for whatever the hardware is inside the PC. For instance , let's say that the laptop has a Intel chipset , and the desktop has a VIA chipset, well the OS will try to install the drivers for the VIA and you need the Intel ones..
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A:Can't Get DDS to Run on My Notebook

Please read This Topic on what to disable and the methods to use -
These are the 3 versions of DDS that you can use.
Please do not post these back here, and if you are not able to create a log, just post your topic with a description of your problems -
DDS.comDDS.scrDDS.pif
 
Please note: You may have to disable any script protection running if the scan fails to run. After downloading the tool, disconnect from the internet and disable all antivirus protection. Run the scan, enable your A/V and reconnect to the internet.
Information on A/V control HERE
 
Thank You -

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New info 18 Dec:

One thing I forgot to mention is that as a student I can upgrade to W7 Professional for $65 or I can get W7 Home Premium for $125 from Costco. Any suggestions?

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A:How well will W7 run on my notebook

If your planning to use it only for internet, mail, videos and other normal tasks, you'll be good to go with Home Premium.
And 32bit or 64bit? Well, i think the below article will answer your questions-
Windows 7 32-bit vs 64-bit

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