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Q: Z240 internal usb header and updated Maintenance & Service M...

It appears that newly shipping Z240 Tower workstations DO NOT have an internal USB header anymore? The System Board Overview graphic in the Maintenance & Service Guide (Oct 2015) shows #7 as a USB 2.0 internal header. However, the location where the header should be on the system board is actually a 1x6 pin header (P150) listed as "MEDIA". The other USB 2.0 Header, #5, is taken up as the front USB cable. So is there an updated manual that shows what is actually on the system board? The Z240 Tower QuickSpec is dated March 2016, so I'm hoping there is a newer manual out there somewhere. Any idea what the P150 MEDIA header is for? Is this for the old media card readers? I have the optional SD card reader, but that is attached to #8 which is the internal USB 3.0 header. Any way to attach deveices that need an internal USB 2.0 header?

http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Business-PCs-Workstations-and-Point-of-Sale-Systems/Z240-internal-usb-header-and-updated-Maintenance-amp-Service/td-p/5598284
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Hi guys,

I built my own pc a few months ago and the case came with a single USB 3 port on the front but the motherboard I chose doesn't have any USB 3 headers. However it does have two USB 2 headers so I was wondering if I could use the adapter I've linked to at the bottom of the post to get the front USB port to work. I know that if it did work that it would operate at the slower USB 2 speed, not USB 3 but as long as I can use the port at all I'll be ok with it. So will it work? Any response will be welcome.

Thanks,
Tom

http://www.amazon.co.uk/Neewer-USB3-...dp/B009SJCPO8/

A:USB 3.0 to USB 2.0 internal header adapter

That wouldn't work mate, the 19-pin connector is to connect to a USB 3.0 header on the motherboard which yours doesn't have. If you need extra USB ports you could pick up a USB 3.0 PCI-e card.

http://www.sevenforums.com/hardware-devices/331383-usb-3-0-usb-2-0-internal-header-adapter.html
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hi , just got a pci usb expansion card . no instructions came with it .
got it mostly to connect an internal card reader i've ordered .
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i will need to use the header as the card reader has 4 individual wires all labelled.
there is no labelling however on the header so i don't know which end to start with an which order to wire the 4 cables on to the 5 pins .

can someone advise me on this or is it just a matter of trial and error ?

thanks
 

A:how do i wire an internal 5 pin usb header ?

G'day Alan, try having a look at this.....http://www.frontx.com/cpx108_2.html
The lower diagram should address your problem.
Be careful some wires use different labels.
Usually if the lead is carefully laid on it's pins they will lay in order.
Avoid smoke!
Cheers, qldit.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/how-do-i-wire-an-internal-5-pin-usb-header.357339/
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A:Internal 15pin hdmi header?

If you go here :- http://support.hp.com/us-en/document/c01077641 and click on the + next to Internal Connectors it's called a One Intel high-definition Audio/Modem Link (2x8 HDMI connector). It's some sort of Audio connector rather than an HDMI video output and seems to be for sending high quality Audio through a modem.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/internal-15pin-hdmi-header.1152621/
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A:Maintenance and Service

Hi, Firstly i7 is an Intel CPU. You can't use Intel CPU's on AMD motherboard.Secondary, the AMD E1-6010 is soldered to the motherboard (it uses  socket FT3 (BGA 769). Therefore my answer is: No, you can't do anything about CPU. Regards.

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A:Mozilla Maintenance Service?

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https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb...enance-service

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I will leave the minidumps attached so you can analyze and hopefully tell me what is failing, but i already suspect a driver failing because no win10 support.

A:Getting lots of "Bad Pool Caller" and "Bad Pool Header" since i updated to Win10

Please provide this information so we can provide a complete analysis (from the Pinned Topic at the top of the forum):  http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/576314/blue-screen-of-death-bsod-posting-instructions-windows-10-81-8-7-vista/Here's what I got from the minidumps, there may be more info in the other reports that I requested in the above paragraph. From the minidumps, try uninstalling MalwareBytes.  It's mwac.sys driver appears to be the culprit in the memory dumps. Also, Daemon Tools (and Alcohol % software) are known to cause BSOD's on some Windows systems (mostly due to the sptd.sys driver, although I have seen both dtsoftbus01.sys and dtscsibus.sys blamed on several occasions).Please un-install the program, then use the following free tool to ensure that the troublesome sptd.sys driver is removed from your system (pick the 32 or 64 bit system depending on your system's configuration):  New link (15 Aug 2012):  http://www.duplexsecure.com/downloads (pick the appropriate version for your system and select "Un-install" when you run it).Alternate link:  http://www.disc-tools.com/download/sptdManual procedure here:  http://daemonpro-help.com/en/problems_and_solutions/registry_and_sptd_problems.htmlAnalysis:The following is for informational purposes only.[font=lucida console]**************************Mon Aug  3 01:43:40.404 2015 (UTC - 4:00)**************************
Loading Dump File [C:\Users\John\SysnativeBSODApps\080315-17531-01.dmp]
Windows 8 Kernel Version 10240 MP (2 procs) Free x86 compatible
Built by: [B]1024[/B]0.16393.x86fre.th1_st1.150717-1719
System Uptime:[B]0 days 0:25:47.221[/B]
*** WARNING: Unable to verify timestamp for mwac.sys
*** ERROR: Module load completed but symbols could not be loaded for mwac.sys
Probably caused by :[B]NETIO.SYS ( NETIO! ?? ::FNODOBFM::`string'+cf7 )[/B]
BugCheck [B]C2, {7, 1254, 0, 90f92eec}[/B]
BugCheck Info: [url=http://www.carrona.org/bsodindx.html#0x000000C2]BAD_POOL_CALLER (c2)[/url]
Arguments:
Arg1: 00000007, Attempt to free pool which was already freed
Arg2: 00001254, (reserved)
Arg3: 00000000, Memory contents of the pool block
Arg4: 90f92eec, Address of the block of pool being deallocated
BUGCHECK_STR:  0xc2_7
PROCESS_NAME:  mbamservice.ex
FAILURE_BUCKET_ID: [B]0xc2_7_NETIO!_??_::FNODOBFM::_string_[/B]
  BIOS Version                  080015
  BIOS Release Date             04/30/2010
  Manufacturer                  langchao
  Product Name                  12345
  Baseboard Product             IPM41-D3
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**************************Mon Aug  3 01:17:25.251 2015 (UTC - 4:00)**************************
Loading Dump File [C:\Users\John\SysnativeBSODApps\080315-18171-01.dmp]
Windows 8 Kernel Version 10240 MP (2 procs) Free x86 compatible
Built by: [B]1024[/B]0.16393.x86fre.th1_st1.150717-1719
System Uptime:[B]0 days 1:39:32.068[/B]
*** WARNING: Unable to verify ti... Read more

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Hi

Once a week or few days i get bsod service exception and bad pool header.
I don't play games for now. And bsod have very random timming, eg. when i browse the internet.

Latest bsod i get System Service Exception.

I test my ram with memtest86 and with standard windows tool
I also check my hdd with chkdsk

Here is data from your SF program.

A:BSOD System Service Exception and Bad pool header

Code:
BugCheck 3B, {c0000005, fffff800031ccc20, fffff8800afda320, 0}

Probably caused by : ntkrnlmp.exe ( nt!ObpCreateHandle+300 )

Code:
Usual causes: System service, Device driver, graphics driver, memory

Code:
2: kd> lmvm aswSnx
start end module name
fffff880`01800000 fffff880`01896000 aswSnx T (no symbols)
Loaded symbol image file: aswSnx.SYS
Image path: \SystemRoot\System32\Drivers\aswSnx.SYS
Image name: aswSnx.SYS
Timestamp: Mon Nov 28 17:54:05 2011 (4ED3CABD)
CheckSum: 00096E09
ImageSize: 00096000
Translations: 0000.04b0 0000.04e4 0409.04b0 0409.04e4
avast! seems to be causing problems, please remove the program completely with the avast! Removal Tool, and then install and run full scans with these free and proven alternatives which work best with the operating system due to their compatibility and lightweight nature on system resources.

Install and perform full scans with:Malwarebytes : Free anti-malware download
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Remember to install the free version of Malwarebytes not the free trail; untick the free trial box during installation. MSE is the most lightweight and compatible with the Windows 7 operating system

You can also view this thread for a complete free and lightweight security protection combination:Good and Free system security combination.

http://www.sevenforums.com/bsod-help-support/300574-bsod-system-service-exception-bad-pool-header.html
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A:BSOD Memory Management, System Service Exceptions, Bad pool header,etc

Seems to be memory related.

Run for 8 passes.
Then test each stick in a good slot for 6 passes.
If you have dual channel, the results may be incorrect, if shows pass.
Guide to using Memtest86+ - Geeks to Go Forums

http://www.sevenforums.com/bsod-help-support/249436-bsod-memory-management-system-service-exceptions-bad-pool-header-etc.html
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I've attached the file, please let me know if any other info is required.

Thanks!

A:BSOD's - MEMORY MANANGEMENT, BAD POOL HEADER, SYSTEM SERVICE EXC, NTFS

Whits

Lets run a memory test

RAM - Test with Memtest86+

If you have more then 1 memory sticks if it fails test every memory stick on every slot .

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A:Multiple BSOD & Reboots IRQL, Bad Pool Header, System Service Exceptio

Hello,

It is currently showing pool corruption on a couple of them, do this Driver Verifier - Enable and Disable

Also shows memory corruption on a couple of others. So run a memtest: RAM - Test with Memtest86+

Post back results.

-Gamer

http://www.sevenforums.com/bsod-help-support/329762-multiple-bsod-reboots-irql-bad-pool-header-system-service-exceptio.html
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A:Dr.Web Control Service in Dr.Web 9.1 products for Windows updated

Thanks! For sharing the information on Dr. Web!
 

https://malwaretips.com/threads/dr-web-control-service-in-dr-web-9-1-products-for-windows-updated.30453/
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A:Background Intelligent Transfer Service (BITS) requires that the server support the Range protocol header.

bump

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It's most likely a scam.

Found this in the first page of results, doing a Google search for Gmail "account maintenance service" :
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A:Program to check for critical updates and updated patches for Windows XP Service Pack

Hello Adam, Welcome to TSF!

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Try these two methods and post back with the results.

Kind Regards,

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A:The Internal Revenue Service Email Scam

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A:Why can't I Start Maintenance? in Automatic Maintenance

Does the sfc command fix anything?

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A:Windows Vista service pack 1 and Audacity internal recording

Would be nice if you could detail the problems you were encountering and why this fix works - cause I have no issues with Audacity and my onboard RealTek HD Audio card and recording.

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A:Random "Bad Pool Header" and "System Service Exception" BSODs

UPDATE: Another BSOD just happened after I left the computer idle for a couple of hours except this one said something about Asdsm.sys.

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A:Random "Bad Pool Header" and "System Service Exception" BSODs

UPDATE: Another BSOD just happened after I left the computer idle for a couple of hours except this one said something about Asdsm.sys.

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A:Updated: strange "service" and more...

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A:Z240

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A:HP Z240 Workstation TPM PPI

Updating the System BIOS/Firmware seemed to solve this issue

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A:Graphics resolution on Z240

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A:Updating Firmware for Z240

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A:Z240 POST Message disable?

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A:Adding drives to HP Z240 SFF with a Z Turbo drive

@jeffparker? Yes I believe you can add them. Check the quickspecs below:http://h20195.www2.hp.com/v2/GetPDF.aspx/c04762288.pdf The following are supported.500GB SATA 7200 rpm 6Gb/s 3.5" HDD LQ036AA1TB SATA 7200 rpm 6Gb/s 3.5" HDD - LQ037AA2TB SATA 7200 rpm 6Gb/s 3.5" HDD - QB576AA3TB SATA 7200 rpm 6Gb/s 3.5" HDD - QF298AA500GB SATA 7.2K SED SFF HDD1TB SATA 7200 rpm 8GB 3.5" SSHD (hybrid) - M7S54AA And the following SSD'sA3D25AA 128 Gb sata 3A3D26AA 256 GB sata3D8F30AA 512Gb Sata3F3C96AA 1Tb Sata3G7U67AA 256 Gb Sata3 SED OPALT3U07AA 240 Gb Ent class 2T3U08AA 480 Gb Ent class 2

http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Desktop-Hardware-and-Upgrade-Questions/Adding-drives-to-HP-Z240-SFF-with-a-Z-Turbo-drive/td-p/5710925
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Greetings, The 400 power supply could be an issue. A stock GTX 970 lists a recommended 500 watt power supply. You have to verify the 10.1 inch to 10.5 inch card will fit in your chassis. You should have the required UEFI BIOS if the system is brand new and you have a PCIe x16 3.0 slot available on the system board. Cheers!

http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Desktop-Hardware-and-Upgrade-Questions/HP-Z240-Tower-Compatible-with-GeForce-GTX970/td-p/5676932
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A:Unable to Install windows 7 on HP Z240 SFF Workstation

Hello matt_william,  If you are using a retail version of Windows 7 Operating System. You may have to install the Intel Rapid Storage Technology driver while installing the OS. On the HDD partition windows, you will get LOAD DRIVER option, you have to install Intel Rapid Storage Technology driver.   Please find below link to download Intel Rapid Storage Technology driver. http://h20564.www2.hp.com/hpsc/swd/public/detail?sp4ts.oid=8323799&swItemId=wk_156996_1&swEnvOid=405... NOTE: THIS ACTIVITY NEED TO BE PERFORMED ON ANOTHER UNIT.   TO USE THE INTEL RAPID STORAGE TECHNOLOGY DRIVER DURING A NEW OPERATING SYSTEM INSTALLATION: 1. Download the file by clicking the "Download" or "Obtain Software" button and saving the file to a folder on your hard drive (make a note of the folder where the downloaded file is saved). 2. Double-click the downloaded file and follow the on-screen instructions. 3. Navigate to C:\SWSETUP\SP73487 and unzip "f6flpy-x64.zip" to a USB key for a 64-bit installation. 4. Use the newly created driver installation media during operating system setup to install the drivers.  Once you copy the driver on another USB media, connect it with unit on which you are trying to install OS.  Click on Load Driver and navigate to USB and install the driver. Once the installation is complete, You will be able to access HDD and will be able to install OS.  I hope that answers your question.  I am an HP employee, the opinions expressed here are my personal opinions, not of HP. Make it easier for other people to find solutions, by marking my answer ?Accept as Solution? if it solves your problem. ***Click on "Thumbs up" button to the left side of my post to acknowledge the post ***

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A:z240 boot issue with dual monitor setup

Same here.New Z240 workstation with Xeon E3-1245 v5 and two monitors HP Z24n, both attached on the motherboard's DisplayPorts.OS: Windows 7 Enterprise x64 Sp1 with latest patches and drivers (including monitors' one), BIOS (01.27 Rev.A)  I found two workarounds: power down and restart, or briefly attach another DVI monitor. I will try your trick to power off a monitor.  P.S. Initially I had the same problem using two Samsung DVI monitors and HP DisplayPort->DVI adapters. I thought it was a problem with the signal conversion and changed monitors. Probably this post is an instance of the same problem:http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Business-PCs-Workstations-and-Point-of-Sale-Systems/Z-240-Video/m-p/546...

http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Business-PCs-Workstations-and-Point-of-Sale-Systems/z240-boot-issue-with-dual-monitor-setup/td-p/5531610
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A:PCI Serial Port Driver for HP Z240 VEN_8086 DEV_A13D

Hi: You need this driver...the AMT SOL driver is included. This package contains the latest Intel Management Engine Software for the supported Workstation models and operating systems, as well as utilities for updating and checking status. ftp://ftp.hp.com/pub/softpaq/sp76501-77000/sp76975.exe

http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Business-PCs-Workstations-and-Point-of-Sale-Systems/PCI-Serial-Port-Driver-for-HP-Z240-VEN-8086-DEV-A13D/td-p/5745582
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Hi: Do you have the same issue with the same hardware ID? If not, please post the hardware ID for the HDA device that needs the driver. I only see W10 graphics driver for the nvidia graphics adapter.

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I would consider this enclosure for the burner.

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16817392021
 

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Any ideas?

Thanks,
Dan
 

A:Internal HDD transfer slow. Internal HDD to External fast.

What are the speeds?
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/internal-hdd-transfer-slow-internal-hdd-to-external-fast.668574/
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A:External vs Internal Speakers - Keeps switching to internal?

Hey Ryan, i had a similar issue with my laptop and i think it has a very easy solution. (But may vary from laptop to laptop)  When i had this issue, i simple went to agreatpick.com and the technician there were happy to help me with this problem. I hope you find the answer to the problem. Thanks!

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A:turn back my internal HD again as an internal

A disk read error occurred. Press Ctrl+Alt+Del to restart Error
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http://www.techsupportforum.com/forums/f10/maintenance-173930.html
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A:Pc Maintenance

Ending processes isn't really the best "maintenance" you could do, I think...

How about removing unneeded programs? Also, defrag and check your C: drive for errors.

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Hi - You helped me a while back and I was so impressed Now my computer is running very slowly locking up often etc Will you please have a look Maintenance Some Need at the HijackThis log below and let me know your recommendations I donated the last time you helped and will donate again It is worth the money Thanks gladtobealive Logfile of Trend Micro HijackThis Need Some Maintenance v BETA Scan saved at PM on Platform Windows XP SP WinNT Boot mode Normal Running processes C WINDOWS System smss exe C WINDOWS system winlogon exe C WINDOWS system services exe C WINDOWS system lsass exe C WINDOWS system svchost exe C WINDOWS System svchost exe C WINDOWS Explorer EXE C WINDOWS system spoolsv exe C Program Files Roxio Easy CD Creator DirectCD DirectCD exe C Program Files QuickTime qttask exe C Program Files Apoint Apoint exe C WINDOWS system pctspk exe C Program Files McAfee MSK MskAgent exe C Program Files SiteAdvisor SiteAdv exe C Program Files Java jre bin jusched exe C Program Files HP HP Software Update HPWuSchd exe C WINDOWS system ctfmon exe C Program Files HP Digital Imaging bin hpqtra exe C Program Files NETGEAR MA Configuration Utility wlancfg exe C Program Files Apoint Apntex exe C WINDOWS system cisvc exe C Program Files Common Files McAfee HackerWatch HWAPI exe C PROGRA McAfee MSC mcmscsvc exe C Program Files HP Digital Imaging bin hpqSTE exe c program files common files mcafee mna mcnasvc exe C PROGRA McAfee VIRUSS mcods exe C PROGRA McAfee MSC mcpromgr exe c PROGRA COMMON mcafee mcproxy mcproxy exe c PROGRA COMMON mcafee redirsvc redirsvc exe C PROGRA McAfee VIRUSS mcshield exe C PROGRA McAfee VIRUSS mcsysmon exe C Program Files Common Files Microsoft Shared VS Debug mdm exe C Program Files McAfee MPF MPFSrv exe C PROGRA McAfee MPS mps exe C Program Files McAfee MSK MskSrver exe C WINDOWS System nvsvc exe C Program Files Mozilla Firefox firefox exe C Program Files SiteAdvisor SAService exe C PROGRA mcafee com agent mcagent exe C WINDOWS System svchost exe c PROGRA mcafee VIRUSS mcvsshld exe C WINDOWS system svchost exe C Program Files McAfee MPS mpsevh exe C WINDOWS system wuauclt exe C Documents and Settings Anna Desktop HiJackThis v exe R - HKCU Software Microsoft Internet Explorer Main Start Page bak http my juno com N - Netscape user pref quot browser startup homepage quot quot http home netscape com quot C Documents and Settings ANNA Application Data Mozilla Profiles default d f q n slt prefs js N - Netscape user pref quot browser search defaultengine quot quot http www google com quot C Documents and Settings ANNA Application Data Mozilla Profiles default d f q n slt prefs js O - BHO Adobe PDF Reader Link Helper - E F-C D - D -B D- B D BE B - C Program Files Adobe Acrobat ActiveX AcroIEHelper dll O - BHO no name - FD D- B- FC- - AE - C Program Files SiteAdvisor SiteAdv dll O - BHO scriptproxy - DB D A - - E -B D- F C - c program files mcafee virusscan scriptcl dll O - Toolbar McAfee SiteAdvisor - BF - F - - - FE E AA - C Program Files SiteAdvisor SiteAdv dll O - HKLM Run AdaptecDirectCD quot C Program Files Roxio Easy CD Creator DirectCD DirectCD exe quot O - HKLM Run QuickTime Task quot C Program Files QuickTime qttask exe quot -atboottime O - HKLM Run Apoint quot C Program Files Apoint Apoint exe quot O - HKLM Run PCTVOICE pctspk exe O - HKLM Run EPSON Stylus Photo R Series quot C WINDOWS System spool DRIVERS W X E S I F EXE quot P quot EPSON Stylus Photo R Series quot O quot USB quot M quot Stylus Photo R quot O - HKLM Run MskAgentexe quot C Program Files McAfee MSK MskAgent exe quot O - HKLM Run SiteAdvisor C Program Files SiteAdvisor SiteAdv exe O - HKLM Run SunJavaUpdateSched quot C Program Files Java jre bin jusched exe quot O - HKLM Run HP Software Update C Program Files HP HP Software Update HPWuSchd exe O - HKCU Run ctfmon exe C WINDOWS system ctfmon exe O - HKCU Run Skype quot C Program Files Skype Phone Skype exe quot nosplash minimized O - Global Startup Adobe Reader Speed Launch lnk C Program Files... Read more

A:Need Some Maintenance

iam not a pro so i can't tell you about your log but you can update your java while you wait. use your add/remove program to uninstll java ,RESTART ,download & install the new.
http://www.majorgeeks.com/Sun_Java_Runtime_Environment_d4648.html
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/need-some-maintenance.611495/
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What does everyone do about keeping a SSD at top performance? Found a program called Tweak SSD,does anyone use this?. Are you suppose to defrag a SSD? Thanks for any tips and info on this.
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Originally Posted by zplugger


What does everyone do about keeping a SSD at top performance? Found a program called Tweak SSD,does anyone use this?. Are you suppose to defrag a SSD? Thanks for any tips and info on this.
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Me personally i just use trim in Windows 10, i do not let software write and erase large files often, i use a HDD for this. Do not believe there is a need for these third party tweakers.

http://www.tenforums.com/performance-maintenance/39060-ssd-maintenance.html
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Hello,
1. While searching how to delete selected restore points, I found only "Ccleaner" can do it, but when I run it, it shows only those created on 2015, and I have one Image restore dated 2014 which is not shown on the list and its not on the PC anymore, (it shows only in the system restore list)
A. How do I clean the 2014 entry, and
B. Since 2015 is going to end in a few days, will the 2015 entries disappear from the list, ?
2. I want to make a new full backup, but first I want to clean the old ones, shell I just delete them, they are too big to burn on a DVD disk.
Answers will be appreciated.
Thanks
Mordechai

A:Maintenance

Hello Mordechai,

The tutorial below can help show you a few options that may help you to delete your restore points. If this is a System Image Restore Point, then OPTION FIVE below can show you how to delete those types.

System Protection Restore Points - Delete

http://www.sevenforums.com/performance-maintenance/388429-maintenance.html
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We use Windows XP - Home Edition. My husband, children and myself all log on separately. When I run spybot or adaware to find & clean up spyware, must it be run under each separate user? Seems like I run it while I'm logged in, then I can log in as my husband and it still finds more items. I'm assuming it checks only certain files & subdirectories specific to the user you are logged in as? So does it require each person to log in and run spybot/adaware to completely clean up the computer?
 

A:Maintenance on XP

Running it under any account with full administrative privileges should check everything on the drive.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/maintenance-on-xp.274376/