Hello Media and Installer Google Manager Roxio Redirection and please help So a couple of weeks ago Google Redirection and Roxio Media Manager Installer I Google Redirection and Roxio Media Manager Installer read a couple of threads on how to get rid of Google Redirection after clicking on a link and I ran Malwarebytes this was the ONLY thing I did reading all the Google Redirection and Roxio Media Manager Installer threads nothing else since I figure everyone's comp is different and I thought it was removed because it no longer redirected me however after I had done that my antivirus is no longer updating each day as it used to to so each and everyday and now today after I uninstalled this video game of mine there is now a Roxio Media Manager installer that constantly pops up and will not cease to stop trying to install itself into my laptop So here's a HiJackThis log please take a look and help me out I appreciate all the help I can get thanks HijackThis Logfile of Trend Micro HijackThis v Scan saved at PM on Platform Windows XP SP WinNT MSIE Internet Explorer v SP Boot mode NormalRunning processes C WINDOWS System smss exeC WINDOWS system winlogon exeC WINDOWS system services exeC WINDOWS system lsass exeC WINDOWS system svchost exeC WINDOWS System svchost exeC WINDOWS Explorer EXEC WINDOWS system spoolsv exeC Program Files Avira AntiVir PersonalEdition Classic sched exeC Program Files Common Files Apple Mobile Device Support bin AppleMobileDeviceService exeC Program Files Bonjour mDNSResponder exeC Program Files WIDCOMM Bluetooth Software bin btwdins exeC Program Files Common Files LightScribe LSSrvc exeC WINDOWS system svchost exeC Program Files Common Files InstallShield UpdateService isuspm exeC Program Files DNA btdna exeC Program Files WIDCOMM Bluetooth Software BTTray exeC Program Files iPod bin iPodService exeC WINDOWS system msiexec exeC WINDOWS System svchost exeC Program Files MSN Messenger usnsvc exeC Program Files Avira AntiVir PersonalEdition Classic avguard exeC PROGRA COMMON INSTAL UPDATE agent exeC WINDOWS system MsiExec exeC Program Files Common Files InstallShield Driver Intel IDriverT exeC PROGRA COMMON INSTAL Driver INTEL IDriver exeC Program Files Trend Micro HijackThis HijackThis exeC Program Files Mozilla Firefox firefox exeC WINDOWS system wscntfy exeR - 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HKLM Run SynTPEnh C Program Files Synaptics SynTP SynTPEnh exeO - HKLM Run IgfxTray C WINDOWS system igfxtray exeO - HKLM Run HotKeysCmds C WINDOWS system hkcmd exeO - HKLM Run Cpqset C Program Files HPQ Default Settings cpqset exeO - HKLM Run eabconfg cpl C Program Files HPQ Quick Launch Buttons EabServr exe StartO - HKLM Run SunJavaUpdateSched C Program Files Java j re bin jusched exeO - HKLM Run Adobe Reader Speed Launcher quot C Program Files Adobe Reader Reader Reader sl exe quot O - HKLM Run UpdateManager quot C Program Files Common Files Sonic Update Manager sgtray exe quot rO - HKLM Run LSBWatcher c hp drivers hplsbwatcher lsburnwatcher exeO - HKLM Run RoxWatchTray quot C Program Files Common Files Roxio Shared SharedCOM RoxWatchTray exe quot O - HKLM Run googletalk C Program Files Google Google Talk googletalk exe autostartO - HKLM Run Verizon McciTrayApp C Program Files Verizon McciTrayApp exeO - HKLM Run avgnt quot C Program Files Avira AntiVir PersonalEdition Classic avgnt exe quot minO - HKLM Run QuickTime Task quot C Program Files QuickTime qttask exe quot -atboottimeO - HKLM Run iTunesHelper quot C Program Files iTunes iTunesHelper exe quot O - HKCU Run MsnMsgr quot C Program Files MSN Messenger MsnMsgr Exe quot backgroundO - HKCU Run SsAAD exe C PROGRA Sony SONICS SsAAD exeO - HKCU Run ISUSPM quot C Program Files Common Files InstallShield UpdateService isuspm exe quot -schedulerO - HKCU Run BitTorrent DNA quot C Program Files DNA btdna exe quot O - HKUS S- - - Run C WINDOWS TEMP uedcs exe User 'SYSTEM' O - HKUS S- - - Run Windows Resurections C WINDOWS TEMP iyikt exe User 'SYSTEM' O - HKUS S- - - Run uidenhiufgsduiazghs C WINDOWS TEMP uedcs exe User 'SYSTEM' O - HKUS S- - - Run Diagnostic Manager C WINDOWS TEMP exe User 'SYSTEM' O - HKUS DEFAULT Run C WINDOWS TEMP uedcs exe User 'Default user' O - Global Startup BTTray lnk O - Global Startup Microsoft Office lnk C Program Files Microsoft Office Office OSA EXEO - Extra context menu item Send To amp Bluetooth - C Program Files WIDCOMM Bluetooth Software btsendto ie ctx htmO - 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DPF DEC- B D- AB -A AD- B D B OnlineScanner Control - http www eset eu buxus docs OnlineScanner cabO - DPF D CCE F- E C- EB-B F- DB CAC WebLauncher Control - http www ace-onlines com game WebLauncher cabO - DPF AB ADC F- B B- B - B C-CA D A P Xfer Loader Class - http config hyosungcdn com download p xset cabO - Service Avira AntiVir Personal - Free Antivirus Scheduler AntiVirScheduler - Avira GmbH - C Program Files Avira AntiVir PersonalEdition Classic sched exeO - Service Avira AntiVir Personal - Free Antivirus Guard AntiVirService - Avira GmbH - C Program Files Avira AntiVir PersonalEdition Classic avguard exeO - Service Apple Mobile Device - Apple Inc - C Program Files Common Files Apple Mobile Device Support bin AppleMobileDeviceService exeO - Service Bonjour Service - Apple Inc - C Program Files Bonjour mDNSResponder exeO - Service Bluetooth Service btwdins - WIDCOMM Inc - C Program Files WIDCOMM Bluetooth Software bin btwdins exeO - Service HP WMI Interface hpqwmi - Hewlett-Packard Development Company L P - 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C Program Files Common Files Roxio Shared SharedCOM RoxLiveShare exeO - Service RoxMediaDB - Sonic Solutions - C Program Files Common Files Roxio Shared SharedCOM RoxMediaDB exeO - Service Roxio Hard Drive Watcher RoxWatch - Sonic Solutions - C Program Files Common Files Roxio Shared SharedCOM RoxWatch exeO - Service Sony SPTI Service SPTISRV - Sony Corporation - C Program Files Common Files Sony Shared AVLib SPTISRV exeO - Service SonicStage SCSI Service SSScsiSV - Sony Corporation - C Program Files Common Files Sony Shared AVLib SSScsiSV exe--End of file - bytesIf needed I will post an updated log from Malwarebytes too Thanks guys girls So I took the liberty of running Malwarebytes and here's the log from Malwarebytes and underneath it is gonna be another HijackThis log Thanks again Malwarebytes log Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware Database version Windows Service Pack PMmbam-log- - - - - txtScan type Quick ScanObjects scanned Time elapsed minute s second s Memory Processes Infected Memory Modules Infected Registry Keys Infected Registry Values Infected Registry Data Items Infected Folders Infected Files Infected Memory Processes Infected No malicious items detected Memory Modules Infected No malicious items detected Registry Keys Infected HKEY CURRENT USER SOFTWARE Microsoft Windows CurrentVersion Ext Stats c ba a - f - bd-f - a c Trojan Ertfor - gt Quarantined and deleted successfully HKEY LOCAL MACHINE SOFTWARE Microsoft Windows CurrentVersion Explorer Browser Helper Objects c ba a - f - bd-f - a c Trojan Ertfor - gt Quarantined and deleted successfully Registry Values Infected HKEY USERS DEFAULT SOFTWARE Microsoft Windows CurrentVersion Run Trojan Downloader - gt Quarantined and deleted successfully HKEY USERS DEFAULT SOFTWARE Microsoft Windows CurrentVersion Run uidenhiufgsduiazghs Trojan Downloader - gt Quarantined and deleted successfully HKEY USERS DEFAULT SOFTWARE Microsoft Windows CurrentVersion Run diagnostic manager Trojan Dropper - gt Quarantined and deleted successfully HKEY CURRENT USER SOFTWARE Microsoft Windows CurrentVersion Explorer idstrf Malware Trace - gt Quarantined and deleted successfully Registry Data Items Infected No malicious items detected Folders Infected No malicious items detected Files Infected C WINDOWS temp uedcs exe Trojan Downloader - gt Quarantined and deleted successfully C WINDOWS temp exe Trojan Dropper - gt Quarantined and deleted successfully c WINDOWS system loader exe Rogue Installer - gt Quarantined and deleted successfully c WINDOWS system loader exe Trojan Downloader - gt Quarantined and deleted successfully c WINDOWS system winglsetup exe Trojan Vundo - gt Quarantined and deleted successfully c documents and settings Wing local settings Temp exe Trojan Dropper - gt Quarantined and deleted successfully c documents and settings Wing local settings Temp exe Trojan Dropper - gt Quarantined and deleted successfully c documents and settings Wing local settings Temp exe Trojan Dropper - gt Quarantined and deleted successfully c WINDOWS temp exe Trojan Dropper - gt Quarantined and deleted successfully c WINDOWS temp exe Trojan Dropper - gt Quarantined and deleted successfully c WINDOWS temp exe Trojan Dropper - gt Quarantined and deleted successfully c WINDOWS temp exe Trojan Dropper - gt Quarantined and deleted successfully c WINDOWS temp exe Trojan Dropper - gt Quarantined and deleted successfully c WINDOWS temp exe Trojan Dropper - gt Quarantined and deleted successfully c WINDOWS temp sfsdfdf exe Trojan Downloader - gt Quarantined and deleted successfully C WINDOWS system lmppcsetup exe Trojan Downloader - gt Quarantined and deleted successfully HijackThis Log Logfile of Trend Micro HijackThis v Scan saved at PM on Platform Windows XP SP WinNT MSIE Internet Explorer v SP Boot mode NormalRunning processes C WINDOWS System smss exeC WINDOWS system winlogon exeC WINDOWS system services exeC WINDOWS system lsass exeC WINDOWS system svchost exeC WINDOWS System svchost exeC WINDOWS Explorer EXEC WINDOWS system spoolsv exeC Program Files Avira AntiVir PersonalEdition Classic sched exeC Program Files Common Files Apple Mobile Device Support bin AppleMobileDeviceService exeC Program Files Bonjour mDNSResponder exeC Program Files WIDCOMM Bluetooth Software bin btwdins exeC Program Files Common Files LightScribe LSSrvc exeC WINDOWS system svchost exeC Program Files Synaptics SynTP SynTPLpr exeC Program Files Synaptics SynTP SynTPEnh exeC WINDOWS system igfxtray exeC WINDOWS system hkcmd exeC Program Files HPQ Quick Launch Buttons EabServr exeC Program Files Java j re bin jusched exeC Program Files Adobe Reader Reader Reader sl exeC Program Files Common Files Sonic Update Manager sgtray exeC hp drivers hplsbwatcher lsburnwatcher exeC WINDOWS system wscntfy exeC Program Files Verizon McciTrayApp exeC Program Files Avira AntiVir PersonalEdition Classic avgnt exeC Program Files iTunes iTunesHelper exeC Program Files MSN Messenger MsnMsgr ExeC PROGRA Sony SONICS SsAAD exeC Program Files Common Files InstallShield UpdateService isuspm exeC Program Files DNA btdna exeC Program Files WIDCOMM Bluetooth Software BTTray exeC PROGRA WIDCOMM BLUETO BTSTAC EXEC WINDOWS system msiexec exeC Program Files iPod bin iPodService exeC WINDOWS System svchost exeC WINDOWS system MsiExec exeC WINDOWS system wuauclt exeC Program Files Common Files InstallShield Driver Intel IDriverT exeC PROGRA COMMON INSTAL Driver INTEL IDriver exeC Program Files MSN Messenger usnsvc exeC Program Files Avira AntiVir PersonalEdition Classic avguard exeC Program Files Trend Micro HijackThis HijackThis exeR - HKCU Software Microsoft Internet Explorer Main Start Page http hk music yahoo com R - HKLM Software Microsoft Internet Explorer Main Default Page URL http go microsoft com fwlink LinkId R - HKLM Software Microsoft Internet Explorer Main Default Search URL http go microsoft com fwlink LinkId R - HKLM Software Microsoft Internet Explorer Main Search Page http go microsoft com fwlink LinkId R - HKCU Software Microsoft Internet Connection Wizard ShellNext http www hp com R - HKCU Software Microsoft Windows CurrentVersion Internet Settings ProxyOverride localO - Toolbar Verizon Broadband Toolbar - E BD F- B D- E- CB -AB BB AAE - C PROGRA VOL TO VOL TO DLLO - HKLM Run IMJPMIG quot C WINDOWS IME imjp IMJPMIG EXE quot Spoil RemAdvDef Migration O - HKLM Run PHIME ASync C WINDOWS system IME TINTLGNT TINTSETP EXE SYNCO - HKLM Run PHIME A C WINDOWS system IME TINTLGNT TINTSETP EXE IMENameO - HKLM Run SynTPLpr C Program Files Synaptics SynTP SynTPLpr exeO - HKLM Run SynTPEnh C Program Files Synaptics SynTP SynTPEnh exeO - HKLM Run IgfxTray C WINDOWS system igfxtray exeO - HKLM Run HotKeysCmds C WINDOWS system hkcmd exeO - HKLM Run Cpqset C Program Files HPQ Default Settings cpqset exeO - HKLM Run eabconfg cpl C Program Files HPQ Quick Launch Buttons EabServr exe StartO - HKLM Run SunJavaUpdateSched C Program Files Java j re bin jusched exeO - HKLM Run Adobe Reader Speed Launcher quot C Program Files Adobe Reader Reader Reader sl exe quot O - HKLM Run UpdateManager quot C Program Files Common Files Sonic Update Manager sgtray exe quot rO - HKLM Run LSBWatcher c hp drivers hplsbwatcher lsburnwatcher exeO - HKLM Run RoxWatchTray quot C Program Files Common Files Roxio Shared SharedCOM RoxWatchTray exe quot O - HKLM Run googletalk C Program Files Google Google Talk googletalk exe autostartO - HKLM Run Verizon McciTrayApp C Program Files Verizon McciTrayApp exeO - HKLM Run avgnt quot C Program Files Avira AntiVir PersonalEdition Classic avgnt exe quot minO - HKLM Run QuickTime Task quot C Program Files QuickTime qttask exe quot -atboottimeO - HKLM Run iTunesHelper quot C Program Files iTunes iTunesHelper exe quot O - HKCU Run MsnMsgr quot C Program Files MSN Messenger MsnMsgr Exe quot backgroundO - HKCU Run SsAAD exe C PROGRA Sony SONICS SsAAD exeO - HKCU Run ISUSPM quot C Program Files Common Files InstallShield UpdateService isuspm exe quot -schedulerO - HKCU Run BitTorrent DNA quot C Program Files DNA btdna exe quot O - HKUS S- - - Run Windows Resurections C WINDOWS TEMP iyikt exe User 'SYSTEM' O - HKUS DEFAULT Run Windows Resurections C WINDOWS TEMP iyikt exe User 'Default user' O - Global Startup BTTray lnk O - Global Startup Microsoft Office lnk C Program Files Microsoft Office Office OSA EXEO - Extra context menu item Send To amp Bluetooth - C Program Files WIDCOMM Bluetooth Software btsendto ie ctx htmO - Extra button no name - B E C - FCB- CF-AAA - C - C Program Files Java j re bin npjpi dllO - Extra 'Tools' menuitem Sun Java Console - B E C - FCB- CF-AAA - C - C Program Files Java j re bin npjpi dllO - Extra button AIM - AC E - - d -BC D- B D A DE - C Program Files AIM aim exeO - Extra button no name - e e dd -d - - b -f ba - C WINDOWS Network Diagnostic xpnetdiag exeO - Extra 'Tools' menuitem xpsp res dll - - e e dd -d - - b -f ba - C WINDOWS Network Diagnostic xpnetdiag exeO - Extra button Messenger - FB F -F - d -BB E- C F - C Program Files Messenger msmsgs exeO - Extra 'Tools' menuitem Windows Messenger - FB F -F - d -BB E- C F - C Program Files Messenger msmsgs exeO - DPF - E - D - - ED Support com Configuration Class - https activatemyfios verizon net sdcCommo IOS tgctlcm cabO - DPF CC A -A - AC - E -B A CA GameStart Class - http www ace-onlines com Downloads pc info cabO - DPF F E B A- A - CA- - D CB MSN Photo Upload Tool - http gfx hotmail com mail w pr resources MSNPUpld cabO - DPF DEC- B D- AB -A AD- B D B OnlineScanner Control - http www eset eu buxus docs OnlineScanner cabO - DPF D CCE F- E C- EB-B F- DB CAC WebLauncher Control - http www ace-onlines com game WebLauncher cabO - DPF AB ADC F- B B- B - B C-CA D A P Xfer Loader Class - http config hyosungcdn com download p xset cabO - Service Avira AntiVir Personal - Free Antivirus Scheduler AntiVirScheduler - Avira GmbH - C Program Files Avira AntiVir PersonalEdition Classic sched exeO - Service Avira AntiVir Personal - Free Antivirus Guard AntiVirService - Avira GmbH - C Program Files Avira AntiVir PersonalEdition Classic avguard exeO - Service Apple Mobile Device - Apple Inc - C Program Files Common Files Apple Mobile Device Support bin AppleMobileDeviceService exeO - Service Bonjour Service - Apple Inc - C Program Files Bonjour mDNSResponder exeO - Service Bluetooth Service btwdins - WIDCOMM Inc - C Program Files WIDCOMM Bluetooth Software bin btwdins exeO - Service HP WMI Interface hpqwmi - Hewlett-Packard Development Company L P - C Program Files HPQ SHARED HPQWMI exeO - Service InstallDriver Table Manager IDriverT - Macrovision Corporation - C Program Files Common Files InstallShield Driver Intel IDriverT exeO - Service iPod Service - Apple Inc - C Program Files iPod bin iPodService exeO - Service LightScribeService Direct Disc Labeling Service LightScribeService - Unknown owner - C Program Files Common Files LightScribe LSSrvc exeO - Service MSCSPTISRV - Sony Corporation - C Program Files Common Files Sony Shared AVLib MSCSPTISRV exeO - Service nProtect GameGuard Service npggsvc - Unknown owner - C WINDOWS system GameMon des exe file missing O - Service PACSPTISVR - Sony Corporation - C Program Files Common Files Sony Shared AVLib PACSPTISVR exeO - Service Roxio UPnP Renderer - Sonic Solutions - C Program Files Roxio Digital Home RoxioUPnPRenderer exeO - Service Roxio Upnp Server - Sonic Solutions - C Program Files Roxio Digital Home RoxioUpnpService exeO - Service LiveShare P P Server RoxLiveShare - Sonic Solutions - C Program Files Common Files Roxio Shared SharedCOM RoxLiveShare exeO - Service RoxMediaDB - Sonic Solutions - C Program Files Common Files Roxio Shared SharedCOM RoxMediaDB exeO - Service Roxio Hard Drive Watcher RoxWatch - Sonic Solutions - C Program Files Common Files Roxio Shared SharedCOM RoxWatch exeO - Service Sony SPTI Service SPTISRV - Sony Corporation - C Program Files Common Files Sony Shared AVLib SPTISRV exeO - Service SonicStage SCSI Service SSScsiSV - Sony Corporation - C Program Files Common Files Sony Shared AVLib SSScsiSV exe--End of file - bytesThanks Sorry about the length of this post just felt like I should give everything I need beforehand I'm still getting the Roxio Media Manager Installer that I can't get rid of
I recommend downloading and running Reimage. It's a computer repair tool that has been proven to identify and fix many Windows problems with a high level of success.
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Hello and welcome to Bleeping ComputerWe apologize for the delay in responding to your request for help. Here at Bleeping Computer we get overwhelmed at times, and we are trying our best to keep up. Please note that your topic was not intentionally overlooked. Our mission is to help everyone in need, but sometimes it takes just a little longer to get to every request for help. No one is ignored here.If you have since resolved the original problem you were having, we would appreciate you letting us know. If not please perform the following steps below so we can have a look at the current condition of your machine. If you have not done so, include a clear description of the problems you're having, along with any steps you may have performed so far.Upon completing the steps below another staff member will review and take the steps necessary with you to get your machine back in working order clean and free of malware.If you have already posted a DDS log, please do so again, as your situation may have changed.Use the 'Add Reply' and add the new log to this thread.Thanks and again sorry for the delay.We need to see some information about what is happening in your machine. Please perform the following scan:Download DDS by sUBs from one of the following links. Save it to your desktop.DDS.scrDDS.pifDouble click on the DDS icon, allow it to run.A small box will open, with an explaination about the tool. No input is needed, the scan is running.Notepad will open with the results.Follow the instructions that pop up for posting the results.Close the program window, and delete the program from your desktop.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 HEREhttp://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/234899/google-redirection-and-roxio-media-manager-installer/
Every 10 seconds audio manager will set the volume on my mic to 0 and mute it I have already tried to uninstall it and reinstall it but no result.
It may be malware but I am not sure as of yet. Would really appreciate help right now.
Problem Solved, As suspected it was malware. To fix this launch task manager, then go to start up, go through the list if something dosn't have a icon or dosn't seem to fit in right click and open its file location. If you are definite that it is malware disable it, restart go to the file location and delete all the files.
I was updating my graphics card drivers for my graphic card PNY GEFORCE GTX 660 and went to device manager, I used ?automatically search for new driver? and a dialog box appeared "Windows has determined that the driver is up to date".
Yet, I went to Nvidia website and did a driver update. I checked again Device manager for my display adapter and the new driver was TWO MONTHS NEWER.
I wonder why that happens.
In a strange turn of events, Nvidia elected to use Epic Games' media event (instead of its own last night) at the Game Developers Conference to reveal its newest flagship graphics card, the Titan X.
Soo... What are the chances of a 6GB "980Ti" variant? A bit like the 780Ti was to the Titan Black?
Because it would be better for games and a hell of a lot cheaper
If the rumor mill is to be believed, the price is going to be $1,349, Most people who buy this for gaming will have no use of the double precision floating point prowess of the card, and the few that would probably should have spent a couple hundred extra bucks to get a proper Quadro!
Hey, I'm a new member here with a problem!
I have a pair of Skullcandy Crushers with an arguably great built-in mic that turn on with a press of a button. However I built a new computer a few days ago and installed the latest version of the ASUS Realtek HD Audio manager, and while the audio on the headphones work, the mic refuses to work and isn't even recognized on programs like Skype and Hangouts.
I have tried the front two ports and tinkered with the settings and nothing has worked as of now, please help ASAP!
Yeah thats because Skullcandys aren't really built for computers, just iPhone & Android. I had the same issue with my Skullcandy headphones and decided to buy a legit for PC headset. Sorry you spent your money on them!
I burn a fair amount of DVR disks with games, movies, and personal files. The drive works just fine. I can play DVDs and it reads other disk. However, I have one disk that just isn't reading at all. I ran the Windows Fix it says the media is not readable. When I insert the disk it is loading in the My Computer screen, and then makes a load funny sound and just doesn't read the disk. When it finishes, the drive ejects when you click on it and says to insert a disk. I looked at ISObuster and it also picks up nothing. I'm not 100% certain, but I'm pretty sure the disk was readable at one time. The disk doesn't appear to have any scratches, cracks, etc. Is there anything I can do to get the disk to be readable and work again? It has unreplaceable personal items. Any help would be greatly appreciated.
Have you tried using the disk in another machine, preferably a machine that has a newer drive? Is the disc a name brand disk that you know was bought from a reputable store?
I'm having an issue with my media sharing options in Network and Sharing on all my computers on my network. When I go to network & sharing to turn on media sharing for some reason by itself it gets turn off?? This is frustrating to have to continually reset it on all computers on my network. They all have the same Home Group password, but still it gets turn off somehow. Can anyone Please tell me what am I doing wrong or what the problem is causing this to happen???
I assume you are talking about Media Player setup. Did you see this?
This issue started when I was connected to it and while accessing it recognized Google at day my despite External drive fu not attempt long I touched the cable and it disconnected Since that External drive not recognized despite my day long attempt at Google fu no luck in finding the external drive to External drive not recognized despite my day long attempt at Google fu access it I ve been using it for a a year and although a touch of the cable caused a disconnect it still worked well The device shows up nowhere on my laptop which I use to edit my photographs Here s a screenshot showing device manager disk management etc http I imgur com u ezzj png The hard drive is a WD MyBook Essential TB that is named quot Local Disk E quot on my laptop I should mention the hard drive s light is on when I plug it to the computer and will idly blink The light is off if not connected to a computer even if it is plugged in to a power source My troubleshooting steps Use different cables-- did not work Connect it to other USB ports-- did not work Connect other devices iPhone and a different WD hard drive -- all devices work on all ports Check for presence in disk management and device manager-- nothing there so I can t change the drive letter Remove all USB drivers and reinstall using Intel USB driver set obtained from Asus website using my computer model Asus G VW http www service asus com downloads c wax -- did not work Install drivers obtained from WD support website link to model http support wdc com product download asp groupid amp lang en -- did not work Shut down disconnect then start up and connect hard drive-- did not work Change cables and test-- nothing wrong with cables The biggest f you of them all connect the same hard drive to another laptop-- works flawlessly I am at a complete loss on what to do nbsp
What do you mean by the point #9. Did it really worked well on different computers? Have you replaced cable or anything before connecting it to different computer?
The reason I'm asking it because you've already tried everything we could suspect off for the external hard drive to not work properly.
Instead of connecting it externally, try connecting it directly to the motherboard using SATA/IDE cable and see if it may start properly and allows you to see your data properly.
In worst case, you can take help from the WD support professional or alternatively, can ask for returns if the hard drive is in warranty.
Good luck though!!
Hi, not great with computers and had a look around at various forums and can't find a solution to my problem.
Essentially, whilst I can view the wireless network connections available, I cannot connect to the wireless connection I want to although all other computers at home can connect.
I think the issue is that I have no IP address on this computer (using Windows XP that has just been reinstalled). The result of ipconfig/release is:
No operation can be performed on Wireless Network Connection 2 while it has its media disconnected.
Sorry if further information is required, will provide whatever is needed. Thanks for any help!
First disconnect any wired connection and THEN attempt the wifi.
Something called DHCP is responsible to give the PC an IP address and also the DNS addresses (regardless of wired or wireless).
My laptop had headphones plugged in because I was watching a film but while I was in another room my laptop was knocked onto the floor around - ft drop change mic to a HD audio headphones Realtek port? port a manager, landing on the headphones jack the wire is fine but the ports completely broken I can see cracks and its loose and everything The laptop has Realtek HD audio manager and in my experience of this program on other desktops I ve had I was able to change Realtek HD audio manager, change a mic port to a headphones port? what port does what My laptop only has a headphones port and Realtek HD audio manager, change a mic port to a headphones port? a mic port and I would like to see if I can switch the mic port to be the headphones port because I never use an external mic however in Realteks audio manager I can t find out how to do this In pictures I ve seen on the internet there is a quot Device Advanced Settings quot button as seen in this picture http www vistax com attachments ealtek-hd-audio-driver-version-hd manager jpg but my program doesn t have this Do I need to download a newer version of the software or is it just not possible to change my mic port to be my headphone port I dont mind if I have to use third party software I just want it to tide me over till I can get it sent away Thanks for suggestions greatly appretiated nbsp
I doubt very much if this will be possible. The mic and headphone ports are wired directly to the Audio section of the motherboard, there connections cannot be altered.
Your best bet is to get the damaged port repaired.
Hi every one this is my first thread and I'm having a problem with my laptop so plz help me
there is a strange processes in the task manger called diduytt.exe there is more than one but with the same name I can end all the processes except the last one I cant end it
but after a while these processes start coming up again and my laptop start to heat up and I located
the place of the processes every time I delete it it dose come back again
Not sure here but you may have a virus. Have you tried running a virus scan?
Yesterday, I started a download and kept the pc on with my Seagate FreeAgent GoFlex External HDD 1TB plugged in. After I woke up I realized that there was a power cut and the computer went off unexpectadly (I had no UPS or any backup system).And, I found that my Ext HDD was not seen in my computer anymore (It was working perfectly until before I went to bed).
In device manager, under 'Disks' it shows 'GoFlex Hard Disk', but in BIOS or Disk Manager there is no sign of this HDD.
I really need the data in the HDD badly. Please help me recover it.
P.S. I read somewhere that keeping the HDD in freezer might help and give a little more time. Is that true? Worth the risk?
Power outage probably killed something in the enclosure or its PSU. The drive in the enclosure is probably fine. I would remove the drive from the enclosure and put it in a dock or install it in a desktop computer before considering freezing it. Freezing is usually reserved for click of death drives, and a last ditch effort.
HDD 1 tb Seagate hardisk not working,is not visible in the laptop, can b seen in device manager for 1min then gets disconnected automatically and the light on the hard disk starts blinking
If the system worked before with this drive, I would say the drive is bad.
Afternoon Ladies & Gents!
I've spent a few hours on researching this topic. I can't seem to find what I'd need.
Currently I'm looking for a solution. I have about 50 franchised offices. We've played a TV in each of them. Is it possible to put a device in each office and have a "Server" type device to push content over a VPN to them? Also naturally display this on the TVs.
Any comments or points in a direction would be much, much, appreciated.
Perhaps a Slingbox would work for this?
This will be my first computer build, so I am pretty much lost on where to start even. I want to build a PC that is set up for some mild gaming, I'm not talking about running huge games just something like garry's mod. I also want it to be something I can use for music and movies, something that I can hook up to surround sound and will have good sound and something that isnt going to be sluggish while I'm using it. I feel like it would be pretty simple, and I also have a custom built computer that my motherboard just went out on (I did not build it) so I will be able to use some parts from that. So, any suggestions on what parts would suit me the best and what I need?
Can you post an amount you would like to spend on the machine?
While transportation, probably my Harddisk must have moved or something, now I cant access it.
I have a Western Digital 1TB HD, and a Western Digital 500 GB HD.
Here's an image explaining whats going on! Can anyone help me with this?
pxe-61: media failureClick to expand...
is telling you that
the CD has nothing mounted which is bootable
the HD has nothing that is bootable
so it tries to boot using the NIC interface and it too has failed
You need to investigate the MBR and the C:\ partition for validity
My media sharing option constantly keeps turning off by itself even after I have reset it to share my media on all networked (4) computers and even while watching movies from another computer on my network, I have also enabled media sharing thru Windows media player and it still cuts itself off! can anyone help with this issue??
Which version of Windows do you have? Make sure services for media share are enabled.
You might have to
press start key + r at the same time then type: services.msc
Computer Browser (started/manual)
DHCP Client (started/auto)
DNS Client (started/auto)
Function Discovery Resource Publication (started/auto)
start/auto/enable Homegroup Listener
start/auto/enable Homegroup Provider
Network Connections (started/manual)
Network List Service (started/manual)
Peer Name Resolution Protocol (started/manual)
Peer Networking Grouping (started/manual)
Peer Networking Identity Manager (started/manual)
SSDP Discovery (started/manual)
Also check on your system for software that is disabling sharing just our right like cleaners all-in-one does it because in theory suppose to reduce over head.
I recently purchased a TB External HDD for work and I cannot access it media" HDD, 7 "no External will computer ryecognize Windows Samsung not through quot My Computer quot Following is the situation - Plugged in the SATA and recognized drive and downloaded most current drivers - Recognized by computer in quot Disk Management quot as the device is running properly - Attempted changing the drive letter with no resolution I tried every letter change from F to Z - Recognized in the quot Disk Management quot window but has printed below it quot No Media quot - Attempted USB Clean Up but this didn t resolve the problem - Tried on a different Windows computer with the same issue - Trouble shot all of the cables and USB ports with no resolution - Tried several different configurations for plugging unplugging restarting etc with no resolution - Installed and ran most recent Windows Update - Went to product website with no resolution Please if you have any suggestions or recommendations please help Windows 7 Samsung computer will not ryecognize External HDD, "no media" I do need this very much for Windows 7 Samsung computer will not ryecognize External HDD, "no media" work nbsp
What Manufacturer and Model is the HDD? Also, on Windows 7, I believe the max partition size a computer can recognize is 1TB, so a suggestions is using Disk Management, seperate it into separate partitions of 750 gb or so, then just link them in a RAID configuration. This will allow Windows 7 to recognize it as a single drive, but will also allowed you to use the full 3TB of space.
Hi, so my integrated webcam isn't showing up and I'm trying to confirm whether it's died or not. I know the first step is to go to the manufacture's website, but as an Asus user I wasn't able to find anything to help me solve this problem asides from this model knowledge base.
Here's my Device Manager Data link below (first time using mediafire so let me know if it works)
Windows 7 x64
Thanks so much!
I've had a problem with my speakers for a while. They will just stop working if I skip forward a few songs on iTunes. They also stop working when I skip forward in time in a song in iTunes, or when I skip forward in time on youtube videos.
Disabling and enabling the speakers in playback devices usually fixes this problem. Restarting my computer always fixes the problem.
Any ideas? Thanks in advance.
Can you tell me what is under the "Sound, video and game controllers" tab in device manager like this:
Im looking to buy a media streamer. all I really need is DNLA support and non hd. im on a tight budget so ill be buying off ebay.
What about Roku?
wanting to get a media center PC, any suggestion?I have been looking at shuttle, ARCTIC and Apple...Macmini is a bit too expensive. Wondering if anyone know about the AMD APU Trinity A10 processor? Coz it seem to to the latest, which the MC101 from ARCTIC has it?
You already said you are getting the ARCTIC MC101 in this thread: http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/pc-with-amd-apu-trinity-a10-4600m.181427/#post-1183102. I suppose you've changed your mind.
I have recently moved into my girlfriend s brother house and they have virgin fibre optic broadband The Superhub is the router that comes with it and im having so many problems trying to connect to it Im running Hub Super Virgin XP and Media Windows xp sp and have a Bt voyager pci wireless card Looking at the network Virgin Media Super Hub and XP connections it says that im connected with good signal but if I try to load a web page I get an error screen saing im not connected to the internet now at the moment the wireless seems to be working fine on my iphone and ipad Also if I plug my old laptop into the router via ethernet cable I have the same problem I can see im connected in network Virgin Media Super Hub and XP connections but cant load a web page I have tried changing all the encryption settings on the router and even disabling all encryption and I still have the same problem of being connected but with no internet Anyone got any more ideas I have tried everything I can think of and so far im just tethering my phone so I can at least use my pc nbsp
Let's start with a wired connection and get that to be stable+reliable - - the wifi will then just fall into place.
WIRE a connection and disable the WiFi device
now get a command prompt and enter IPCONFIG /ALL >myTCP.txt
followup on this thread and attach the myTCP.txt file or copy/paste its content.
I'm looking for a service that will 're-stream' a broadcast from a low-bandwidth server so that many more people can access it.
I figured I would use something like Windows Media Encoder 9 for the initial low-bandwidth server to a service with high-bandwidth so hundreds or thousands can access it.
Specifically, I am trying to rebroadcast an actual radio station onto the web. They have very slow connection or I'd point everyone directly.
Any advice would be appreciated.
I just got a brand new Klipsch Promedia 2.1 system for my laptop.
These speakers have amazing ratings, and my friends who have had them before said the ones they had sounded amazing for them, and yet they, like me, notice the following problem in mine.
The bass is great, but for some reason my system seems too bassy. Like I know I can turn down the subwoofer, but it's as if all the low/bassy sounds are always drowning out the higher/vocals, which always seem to be a bit dulled down.
I have a Lenovo Y560p laptop with Realtek HD Audio. I was thinking perhaps I have this sound problem because it doesn't let me select 2.1 for my settings, and it's stuck on "stereo". I've tried downloading and installing drivers from Realtek's website.
hi - i was just playing music on my dell latitude e4300 via bluetooth to a belkin bluetooth receiver connected to stereo.
somehow the connection got dropped - during a phone call on a land line. may be irrelevant.
now, i cannot get bluetooth connection back. there is no bluetooth icon in the system tray.
i cannot find 'bluetooth' devices in start>control panel> devices
--i have 2, and both ought to be there.
i unplugged bluetooth receiver, and had win 7 search for devices to add - no luck.
sure, i can reboot, and everything will probably come back.
but i am hoping for a better answer. i don't want to have to reboot every time the bluetooth connection gets lost.
i searched the web for a little, but only found unrelated posts, or posts with no answer. THANKS!
bluetooth light/icon on laptop, not screen is on; no bt
ok, i rebooted, thinking the bluetooth icon would again be in system tray, with the red in the middle, showing i have bluetooth capability, but that sound is not currently being directed to bluetooth.
the dell laptop does have bluetooth icon illuminated on the laptop, just above the function keys - not on the screen at all / not in sys tray.
the bluetooth receiver is on, is working.
'add a device' is not finding this bt thingie.
Suddenly one of my hdds dropped from windows it shows as failed in disc management and cant be reactivated from there Tho its seen in a bios boot and in device manager even says device is working properly When i checked bios i did it in ways with and w out bad hdd hooked up To hook it up i unplugged a working sata port - ST As- HDD BIOS device can't in but and manager it access seen GB and hooked problem HDD to that sata port when i rebooted into bios and checked what i seen on port was now ST AS- GB Does this seemingly point to fact this is the problem HDD being seen in bios now i decided to check Ie Device manager and it shows ata devices named ST AS so to assure myself i boot down HDD seen in BIOS and device manager but can't access it unhook problem drive and reboot now in device manager disc drives i see only one named ST AS when i re hook the problem hdd device manager shows both again So it appears device manager and bios see this HDD thats giving me nite mares i ve tried active undelete and BadCopy Pro But obv theyd fail as windows isnt seeing this drive As in my re search of last several weeks ive heard the SATA drive may be taking itself off line if Windows try to access it too much and that a sata usb bay cable s may sort me out here as im told some have had success when hooked in the traditional way a sata drive fails If this is possible i wont mind another purchase but the software has already set me back a fair bit PS ive seen the youtube video on swapping out the pcb but im also told matching a pcb is near impossible and it shows no physical damage i can see it seems a huge long shot its the pcb i also hear drive getting power and once or x i heard access noise Any further direction in this matter is appreciated Cheers nbsphttp://www.techspot.com/community/topics/hdd-seen-in-bios-and-device-manager-but-cant-access-it.173486/
Hay all This is my first post here so first of HELLO all members of techspot I hope some of u would spere some neurons for my question c-media USB STATIC SLI M2N-E cm6501 Audio I have a strage problem with my USB Audio quot c-media cm quot on a M N-E SLI mobo sometimes my audio just jumps to horible static it hapents for no reason so i testet the M2N-E SLI USB Audio c-media cm6501 STATIC drivers in windows x but there ok when i boot up my debian OS its the same problem quot STATIC quot so this rules out a driver problem i ones had this problem before I thought it was broken hardware so it put in a PCI audio card M2N-E SLI USB Audio c-media cm6501 STATIC and disabled it in the BIOS and whent on with my life after a while i M2N-E SLI USB Audio c-media cm6501 STATIC removed the pci card an jakt it back in the onboard audio and it WORKT agean the STATIC was gone and today the problem is BACK so what i did --checked the driver s linux and windows --bios UPDATE to latest revision --checkt BIOS settings --turnt usb audio on and off in the bios --cleant the audio jack s but stil have the problem my pci audio card is bricked so can t use that anymore does someone have a tip on how to fix this nbsp
Get a dedicated sound card my friend. gl USB audio will give horrible DPC latency....thx, gl,
So when I start up my laptop, it tells me that windows did not start successfully.
As soon as I pick a command, it blue screen.
Can I do anything to fix this?
What are Blue Screen error codes and do they list any drivers? Have you been infected lately? Installed any new hardware? How old is this system?
I have a WD external USB 2.0 HD. Yesterday, there was a message on screen asking to update driver or something. I ignored it. Now, the HD is gone. It is not under device manager/disk drives. Everything under universal serial bus controllers works properly.
I downloaded HDD Scan and ran it. It did not find the drive. What can I do now?
1. Uninstall your USB Mass Storage Device then Scan for Hardware Changes.
2. Clear your Mountpoint. You can use Autorun Protector (req .NET2.0) or delete all Mountpoints2 entries in regedit
3. Use DriveCleanup (posted by LookinAround)
Any ideas on this anyone?
A SATA 2.5" drive has a corrupted OS on it and I want to format it and then reinstall a fresh copy of Windows.
The drive is detected by the BIOS but does not show up as an available drive in the install routine (no drives found). I
If I remove the drive and connect it as a SATA drive to a desktop (so I can format it that way), it again shows up on the BIOS but is not available as a drive in Windows Explorer.
This drive has been pre-repaired by PCWorld - I wonder if they did anything odd to it?
After connecting the drive to your desktop, please go to control panel > admin tools > computer management > Disk Management.
If your drive shows up there, it mean physically it is ok, just that its partition tables has gone wonky.
You can simply delete the existing partition tables there, and re-create new one and format it. Hopefully that will work and solve your issue.
Hi all I just finished updating Windows Ultimate on my studio computer labeled studio in my systems if you wish to see all specs and when I went to reboot it it displayed the error message quot PLEASE REBOOT AND SELECT PROPER BOOT DEVICE quot So immediately I thought I must have the boot order wrong or the hard disc set to RAID or something Error: new "Please reboot select and media" build on proper boot What I ve done so far Tried to play with BIOS settings and SATA connections in every possible configuration - NO RESULT Tried to boot from Win disc in order to repair - got same message even when hard disc disconnected Took out one stick of RAM and tried both in both Error: "Please reboot and select proper boot media" on new build slots - NO RESULT Checked all cabling and recabled entire system from ground up - NO RESULT Swapped out motherboard with a completely different brand new motherboard the MSi GTM-E - NO RESULT Repeated steps - with new motherboard - NO RESULT Checked hard drive multiple times and even booted from it attached to my MAIN computer Error: "Please reboot and select proper boot media" on new build s motherboard - Hard drive totally operational no result for studio computer I need serious help on this one If anyone has any advice that I have not tried please please please help It is an older hard drive but has only been used with Win nbsp
Did you try running "fixmbr" or "fixboot" from the repair console? Here's a M$ support page on that: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/927392
Are you saying that updating from Windows Update trashed the install?
Or, the BIOS in most new boards comes set to run as IDE. Have you tried setting the HDD to "AHCH". (I think that would be called directly, "SATA" in an AMD based board).
Plan "B" always involves trying to boot from a Linux CD to attempt to access and copy your data files, before a drastic measure like zeroing out the drive
Hi guys, I have just changed my desktop pc case to a opera media case, everything seems to run well accept, my DVD writer, when I check my computer it now shows the DVD writer as a cd, where it used to show it has a DVD writer with it's samsung name, and now it won't recognise my dvd's, also my second he'd is not showing in my list of drives, but on start up it's listed as the SATA 2 drive ?, anyone can help please, thanks in advance.
I have seen similar problems to mine but Realtek Audio HD jack not unplugged Manager recognizing not exactly the same I am using windows home Realtek HD Audio Manager not recognizing unplugged jack prem bit Motherboard H m with a Gateway dx - e All drivers are up to date as of - - I m new to the forum so please forgive any ignorance on my part All was working fine until yesterday When front jack detection Realtek HD Audio Manager not recognizing unplugged jack is enabled with Realtek HD manager I can t hear my speakers but my headphones work When I disable it the speakers work as do the headphones if plugged in The funny thing is when I enable the detection it is showing that on the front panel headphone speakers that there is still a jack plugged in and also shows where I actually have the speakers plugged in and that is the rear jack I assume that is why I can t hear any sound from the speakers I don t know why it doesn t respond when I unplug the headphones Note that it detects all of the other jacks when something is plugged in or unplugged Any help would greatly be appreciated nbsp
Have you installed all the Windows 7 updates including Service Pack 1?
recently had an unexplained incident out of the blue - an error msg appeared saying something like quot G drive corrupted run chkdsk quot - i could not access the G drive so i rebooted and chkdsk ran automatically on reboot this machine Logical (among fails other manager disk things) has hard drives one sata one ide with multiple partitions G is my main data partition also it s a well managed machine with AV firewall etc so it booted up again and all seemed fine i could access G drive ok except these are some of the issues i have now cannot connect to the logical disk manager service all the relevant services are set to auto and started so disk management is not available my backup software cannot see any drives dcom error many times in the system log The application-specific permission settings do not Logical disk manager fails (among other things) grant Local Activation permission for the COM Server application with CLSID F D- E C- D - C - EFFB F to the user NT AUTHORITY NETWORK SERVICE SID S- - - This CLSID corresponds to Microsoft WMI Provider Subsystem Secured Host i have worked through the MS fix for Logical disk manager fails (among other things) this without success dcom error many times in the system log The server A F E - CF - D -BF - ED did not register with DCOM within the required timeout in the registry this belongs to Windows Image Aquisition which i do not specifically use and the service Logical disk manager fails (among other things) is turned off anyway if i check the dependencies tab for any service i get the error Interface Class not registered google searches only seem to turn up partially related fixes have run sfc scannow but no change malwarebytes found no badies so a bit sad really just thought someone might have an idea or two nbsp
You need to specify your OS and SP level. I am suggesting you could try system repair. Here is the Vista method. http://support.microsoft.com/kb/936212 XP is similar. I am not familiar with the Win7 version.
In the case of XP this wont be very effective unless you actually have the install CD with slipstream SP level as well.
Other possibilities are system restore to before the original error; and/or a deep scan for malware.
Failing all that, a complete system reinstall might be advisable, which is a pain in fundamental anatomical areas.
I recently reformatted my os because of a virus. Now DVD's won't fill up the screen when I go into the full screen mode. There is a bar at the top and bottom of the screen. It also does it when streaming video from the internet in full screen mode.
I understand that you recently killed off your hard drive and re-installed an O.S. But after the O.S. installation was complete, did we make sure that all the required video drivers were installed as well? Also seeing that you posted that this is about Windows Media Player, did you also go to a couple web sites and snooped around for some (codec) packages? Also you might want to go into Windows video setting, via the (display) or (display icon) in your (control panel) and see what your video settings are and maybe make the required adjustments.
Just a thought..................good luck in your quest for the answer!
I have a Western Digital 250 GB external HD that had been working perfectly until yesterday afternoon. It has been making this repetitive whirring noise *not the clicking noise of death* and it died before I had a chance to copy the data onto another external. When I plug in the USB it makes the connection noise, but autoplay does not come up and it does not show up in my computer anymore. I did look in device manager and disk management and it does show up but it had no drive letter and it says unreadable. (I've attached a screenshot of this)
Is there any way I can recover the data off of it? Should I just take it out of the enclosure and hook it up to a desktop pc?
It sounds like the drive itself is dead rather than the enclosure. The repetitive 'whirring' noise likely is immediately following the click of death, just the click is pretty quiet on a lot of notebook drives. If yours is a full size (3.5") drive in that enclosure, then perhaps you are right and the click of death isn't occurring.
In either case, its not going to hurt to hook it up internally, because even if it doesn't work you aren't any worse off than you are now.
My os is wxp sp3 and I used to have vlc and it worked just fine till I got a virus and had to format/reinstall. Now the vlc has choppy video and audio. I have a 2.66 ghz processor with 1gb ram.
This is almost certainly because of missing codecs to playback your files.
The correct ones were probably installed and worked before you formatted the pc, but they were deleted in the format.
There are several packs of codecs you can try to solve this, but one I have used with good results is at;
also this one, but note it is 147MB to download;
I posted an hour ago about a problem I had trying to run GB k ultra drives in one of my personal computers with a mb controller a pci-x which I had connected to a PCI slot and had problems so that is out of the system until I get some answers and help problems not from the pci-x being in the PCI but - i don t know yet Anyway I am a hardcore media junkie including automation with speed I have a U case perfect setup to fit the drives in it however the k drives will only hold mb however the media is on my external drives all of them are maxed a bit over TB so building the U drives for a media box not so great or can it be tell me some ideas so I can build I am media setup? for a SCSI stuck right now not knowing what to do The speed will be fast much much faster then the fastest ide sata hdd even running at half the performance not being used for server related just personal home nbsp
What are you actually asking for help with?
I don't see the point in 4 296MB hard disks - You might as well bin them! They might sound good, but anything that old, with that capacity is going to be slower than a brand new SATA2/3 hard disk. The speed of new disks will come from the bandwidth of the interface, which will be severely reduced on anything as old as the 296MB hard disk.
A mechanical hard disk with 7,200RPM spindle speed in a homeserver is more than adequate alongside gigabit ethernet at running HD with bandwidth to spare. 10K disks, or SSDs are totally unneeded, and would be pointless in your case anyway, as your external hard disks are going to be throttled by the USB connections they're connecting to the computer with, not the speed of the network (assuming gigabit).
A 1TB hard disk sits around £30-40 these days (probably the same money in Dollars), so no need to be looking elsewhere at faster stuff.
Have a "pxe-e61: media test failure, check cable" error on a toshiba satelitte L455-S5975, Windows 7
Had to replace hard drive because orginal failed. Changed BIOS to boot CD/DVD drive first, then hard drive second, to load Windows. When I started laptop I received "pxe-e61: media test failure, check cable" error. I changed BIOS to load the hard drive 1st, CD/DVD 2nd. same issue.
- BIOS does identify both HDD & CD/DVD drives.
- CD/DVD drive was working correctly right before the old HDD failed.
What else can I do?
Go into your Bios and see if Network is in the boot order and disable it. Then try to boot again and post back what happens.
Well I re-formatted the other day and have a problem that I ve never had before so here goes I currently have my Hi-Fi and Manager HD Realtek Audio my headphones plugged into my machine they used to work perfectly together I mean that the same sound off every program played into both of them at the same time If I didn t want to use my speakers I d simply Realtek HD Audio Manager turn the volume down on the front of it Now after re-formatting I can t get them to combine in Realtek HD Audio Manager I don t know if this is to do with RHDAM or if it s a Volume Mixer problem It s seriously starting to annoy me Even if I could just choose the programs that each device used So that I could put all programs onto both of them that would be great I m using the front Headphone and Mic socket for my headphones Pink amp Green For my Hi-Fi I m using the back black and pink sockets There are other sockets that I could use but I ve tried them all and to no avail The other colours just in case it s relevant are blue black green and bronze Can someone help me please Thank Realtek HD Audio Manager you P S I searched and couldn t find anything that related to this exact problem P P S I ve found that the same as before if I blow into my mic or move it the sound comes through my Hi-Fi speakers nbsp
have you tried the 'connector retasking' by right click the jack in the RHDCPL, also the additional options :
I purchased a refurbished HP blank DVD-R on music not 11 Windows Player will Media burn DC Core Windows Media Player 11 will not burn music on blank DVD-R Duo E GHz with a DVD -RW drive I am able to write music to a blank DVD-R using ImgBurn but Windows Media Player and will only write to a blank CD-R It will playback the DVD-R that I create on ImgBurn The DVD Device is HL-DT-ST Windows Media Player 11 will not burn music on blank DVD-R DVD RAM GH L The Operating System is XP Pro I had to purchase a DVD Decoder from Roxio in order to play a DVD movie in Windows Windows Media Player 11 will not burn music on blank DVD-R Media Player Is there something else that I need to purchase to write music on a blank DVD-R Or is there some setting that needs to be changed Someone suggested that WMP does not write to DVD-Rs but I have WMP on a PC with Vista and it writes to a blank DVD-R with no problem I wrote to the DVD-R on the Vista PC and I was able to read it on the XP Pro PC I just cannot write it on the XP Pro According to Microsoft WMP is supposed to write an audio file to a Data Disk nbsp
1. I would check current firmware version for the DVD and look for a firmware update
> Use Nero Infotool to see current drive info incl. firmversion and look if updates available
2. See if this might apply CD/DVD or Disk Problems? How to Fix Problems Caused by Filters
3. You might also try a DVD+R disc
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Oh! i also just noticed you posted in the Introduce Yourself forum. Next time please post in the forum for topic
hi guy's i just upgraded from windows vista to win.7 and everything was working fine till i went to my device manager then i found out that my coprocessor is not installed i have tried installing it automatically but to no avail please what driver is recommended for the coprocessor can Nvidia product work am using an amd sempron processor nvidia graphics 2gb ram 32bit operating system and window 7 ultimate operating system.
Not sure what component of your system that "Coprocessor" will be from. Do you have a cd or dvd that came with your system/motherboard? If not check what motherboard you have and go to the manufacturers website and download the latest drivers for it. I would guess that would be the most likely culprit
It appears that during a storm, my tower was damaged, affected, whatever. The tower will not turn on. However, the green light on the back below the electrical plug flashes when plugged up. I have tried making sure that the on off swich is making contact, and I plan to unplug all the electrical plugs that could have been affected and then seeing if it works, and plugging them back in one by one to see if one of them were damaged. I have been told that there is a fuse that could have been blown but I cannot find a mention of one nor placement of one on the mother board. Is there a fuse?
I have also made sure that the surge protector has been reset, the outlet is fine, etc.
I cannot find a mention of one nor placement of one on the mother board. Is there a fuse?Click to expand...
internal to the PSU and nothing you would recognize if you saw it.
A good friend had this very same experience and we had to replace the PSU and all was just fine. Having suffered once, the user quickly added a UPS to the setup.
I am using a Sony Vaio loaded with Windows 7 to try to connect, via my home wireless, to an Iomega home server. My other old laptop (running XP) just shows the Iomega as a normal file server, with folders and all my documents etc. Unfortunately the Vaio is only showing the Iomega as a 'Media Device' (in the network and sharing center).. and because of this, it will only open windows media player when I try to access it. How can I stop the server from showing up as a media device?
As a start (and after reading another forum post), I disabled the media streaming service within windows media player network sharing service.. but this hasn't worked.
Right-click on the iomega server icon and select "properties" See if you can change the device type
Hey this morning i put in a new video card xfx radeon hd and installed the software and drivers from the ati website It seems that the hdmi audio driver Audio manager Realtek HD gone! has screwed up my realtek audio I had the problem when I went from xp to win and installed the newest driver v it did not work so i found the cd that came with the computer and installed the old one v it was fine I ve tried to do that again by uninstalling the driver from the device manager but the problem is that the hd Realtek HD Audio manager gone! audio manager is never installed and not even seen in control panel I ve done the same in safe mode and no luck When i try to manually add hardware Realtek HD Audio manager gone! and select the version i get a blue screen of death the installs fine but there is no audio and no audio manager i used to be able to get the audio manager at least when i did this a year ago I ve system restored to a couple days back and still no luck this is driving me insane for hours now Any help will be appreciated Thanks dxdiag shows no audio the droidcam is for my android phone had that for a while that s not the problem Thanks img imageshack us img png nbsp
its a problem with the radeon video card, it disables onboard audio. in bios settings change onboard audio from auto to enabled, save and exit. it will work.
what a waste of 5 hours
hp media center m1000 steady blinking light when plugged in. will not go on. anyone know what this means?
Sounds like a fault with the battery to me.
Have you tried removing the battery completely, and then running it off of the mains lead only?
EDIT: I see google lists this as a PC, so the above doesn't apply.
Usually on a PC the blinking light is an indication that the computer is in sleep mode. If it won't power up, try removing the power cable, and then hit the power button (to discharge electrics) and then reconnect, and try powering it up then.
I'm interested in setting up a media server in my house where I can access pictures, music and video from devices throughout my house wirelessly. I have an old pc that I'd like to use. I also might be able to obtain an HP Proliant ML350 for this. That machine has I believe six HD bays so I'm going to try to get that one. Either way, I'm looking for a good overview of what I'm going to need to do to accomplish this. Does anyone know of a good link or perhaps you've done it yourself and can help. I have a Linksys E3000 that has a USB port that you can plug a media storage device into but I'm wondering if a server or PC can be plugged into a USB drive.
Anyway, any help is appreciated.
Hi Im new in this forum hope you guys can help me out I usually build my own PCs but I dont really have that much experience specially not with HP PCs So I took my own SATA HDD to my cousins home I installed it but since I forgot to bring my own power adapter I unplugged my cousins secondary HDD Anyways there was no problem my HDD was recognized I got the READY FOR USE message and well I got the files I needed After I was recognize won´t slave Media Windows reinstalled XP HDD Center done with that I took my HDD plugged back his own secondary HDD and the bios recognized it Then we go into windows it loads no problem but the secondary HDD is not recognized it just wont show on windows explorer or anything This is an old PC its a Pentium D and its an HP model media center windows XP it has a different type of windows bar I dunno I hate the interiors its so hard to reach everything Does matter where I plug the sata cable I never had this problem before with sata HDDs Windows XP Media Center won´t recognize reinstalled slave HDD I went to the Windows XP Media Center won´t recognize reinstalled slave HDD Bios and saw both HDDs as recognized they even show Windows XP Media Center won´t recognize reinstalled slave HDD as functioning hardware on windows control panel add hardware I m just confused that I couldnt make it run but to be honest I didnt have time to work on it cuz I had to leave actually I just got home from his house and Im going tomorrow to try to fix it hope you guys can help or give me any clues on what I can try to do tomorrow bye nbsp
The computer was turned off when you removed the power cable yeah? Or was it running?
If all you have done is remove the power cable there should be no reason for it to stop working. The fact it has, suggests to me that you've either removed it with the computer powered up, or removed something else (like maybe the data lead isn't connected correctly).
The SATA data cable will work regardless of what port its plugged into. I've regularly moved mine around for whatever reason while working on the inside of my computer and its never been an issue.
I have an Hauppauge 1600 video tuner installed on an Intel 55HC motherboard, running Win 7-64. The 1600 tuner has an analog (TV) nipple and a Hi Def. (ATSC) nipple. The problem is that I'd like to be able to channel surf both spectra on a Charter cable connection like I can on a Samsung Hi-Def tuner. That is, I can only install the cables analog stations when I have the cable connected to the analog cable connection, and when I reconnect the cable to the ATSC nipple, I can only scan and find the hi-def cable channels. Is this a limitation of the tuner card, the media center software, or what?
Hi guys I recently formatted my computer screen viewing black Momentary media when with windows XP as I do every few years A creepy little problem started occurring every so often mostly when viewing media such as videos and pictures as well as during game-play a black screen that lasts about seconds As far as I can tell the screen just goes black and does not affect the computer s processes It happens more during games and also of note some pictures will cause the screen to stay black until I remove the picture If I can guess where the X is Momentary black screen when viewing media to close the window I have a ATI x pro I was running the computer with the exact same setup without this problem Momentary black screen when viewing media beforehand I am using the most up to date driver for my card as well Any hypotheses would be appreciated And if you need more info just Momentary black screen when viewing media ask Im kinda new in this forum not sure what info is needed Thanks Alex nbsp
have you tried installing the newest chip set drivers for your motherboard.
Hello, I have a cable virgin media (20MB) connection. The router that I was supplied with only allows a port to be open to one xbox at a time. The upnp only assign a port to one xbox which means that the other 2 get a "NAT Type: Strict" message.
What cable router would you recommend to allow me to connect 3 xboxs?
i am unable to play dvd's on my computer/media player
VLC can play dvds, just download it and install it.
Hi there I m having some problem with my sound behavior I m using intel d gcnl onboard Realtek audio manager HD behavior realtek driver win xp I ve chasing front panel audio port Here s the problem I m having recently I connected my front panel port HD pinouts But after connecting my front Realtek HD audio manager behavior panel is treating like rear panel and giving output on both panels Realtek audio manager does not popup for plugging front panel there is a portion for front panel in audio manager amp ticked auto popup Like as while playing music in speaker if I connect head phone in front panel both speaker amp headphone are running simultaneously Is it natural or one of the panel should get muted Here what I did Connect front panel wires in intel d gcnl board HD Config Reinstall realtek audio driver Also try with recent updated driver Plug both panel speaker amp headphone Both are playing at the same time same thing none of them are getting muted Is there any solution or it is natural If natural is there any way to mute one of them Please healp nbsp
It is natural if they have been heavily used, or overdriven. What sound cards and sound chips do is burn out or wear out... Might be time to disable what you have, and install a low cost sound card.
For such a setup on a d945gcnl, you have some significant miles on it.
Hi All Recently my older Acer Aspire - notebook hard drive failed on me It s about yrs old Was running Vista Home I of course like an never burned the recovery media from the hard drive And it s just my luck that Acer no longer has the recovery media available They told me there was nothing recovery no hard media Acer longer failed... available? drive Aspire they could do for me and directed me to Microsoft My question is this I have Windows Vista home running on my Acer Aspire hard drive failed... recovery media no longer available? Desktop If I smack in a new hard drive in the notebook can I use the recovery media from the Desktop to reinstall the OS on the notebook If not do I have any other options I guess I could always run Ubuntu I know this is an older notebook not necessarily worth a lot but I d like to keep this running for my wife She uses it primarily for web surfing and she s hogging my laptop like crazy every since her s died Thanks in advance Frank nbsp
You can't legally used your Desktop's recovery media on your laptop (also because usually manufacturer's build such medium for a particular piece of hardware, with all drivers etc. pre-installed).
I think you can either choose to run Ubuntu or you can get one of those cheap OEM windows media from e.g. newegg. However, one draw back of this is, I believe you can't get any help from Microsoft directly, if you ever need it.
i am d-sub. i have an acer aspire one zg5 netbook. I've owned it for several months. i turned it on recently and got this message while it was booting.
pxe-e61: media test failure, check cable
pxe-mof: exiting pxe rom
then it shows the aspire one logo screen for a second and goes blank. the mouse is setting in the center of the blank screen. i am able to control the mouse. can u help?
First, can you see anything... that allows you to remove and reinstall the driver as a first step... Looks as if you have a part to replace, if the configuration allows it... otherwise, is it under warrnty still?
Does anybody know what this device does. It's located under SCSI and RAID Controller, it's called AWFOEXCS IDE Controller. I have no idea what the hell is that.
I've seen those on the Media Center edition of Windows
This is just a quick tutorial so you can get the most out of a 2.1 speaker configuration, I was helping a member out on a different forum since he was asking if there was a Realtek HD Audio Manager option for 2.1 speakers and I thought this tutorial might be helpful if you guys want your 2.1 speaker setups to sound better. From doing this tutorial the bass coming from your sub wont have a bunch of static when you're blasting your speakers and from doing this everything will sound more clear when you're playing music at a low or high volume. Just open up Realtek HD Audio Manager and copy these settings from the screen shots I took on my computer.
this is nice but it should have been posted here Techspot's Guides and Tutorials
I am at my wits end with this computer We received it yesterday at pm and tried Pavillion on "new" disconnected Winsock error/media HP refurbished for hours to get it connected to the internet with no luck Winsock error/media disconnected on "new" refurbished HP Pavillion We have another laptop ipod touch PS and Wii all connected to the same router with no problems I have tried just about everything you can possibly imagine I even tried downloading a program that says it fixes winsock errors and it couldn t find anything wrong The computer has nothing on Winsock error/media disconnected on "new" refurbished HP Pavillion it so any scans I have run turn up no problems The computer shows that the wireless card is working correctly and the computer can find all available networks just cannot connect When I try to go to a website and then troubleshoot I get this info Error attempting to validate the Winsock base providers Not all base service provider entries could be found in the winsock catalog A reset is needed already tried a reset When you try ipconfig it shows quot media disconnected quot I don t know what to do anymore nbsp
We figured it out finally. We had to reset the router to factory settings and then connect the hp laptop first and now everything is online.
I bought a Genius Sound Maker Value 5.1 sound card with the CMI8738 chip. I acquired it only to be able to connect my old joysticks to the gameport because my motherboard doesn't have one.
I had XP x64, but I installed the 32-bit version (Professional SP3) after finding out that x64 didn't support the gameport.
I managed to set up the gameport and it's being recognized as 'Standard Game Port'. At first it had an IRQ conflict with the COM1 port, but I changed the COM1's configuration and fixed it.
But every joystick I plug in shows up as 'Not connected' even though they work fine on other computers.
I uninstalled and reinstalled the gameport and sound card drivers multiple times. What am I doing wrong?
Check if that the COM port is well connected to the mobo.
Any recommendations on a router which is xbox live compatible and works with the virgin media connection? I bought a belkin which said it was compatible with both but was terrible with xbox live. I'm looking to spend at most £70, any ideas?
would you define further
but was terrible with xbox live.Click to expand...
and the exact model of the Belkin, it may have been wireless issues, or other issues rather than just the router
- Are you sure a replacement will fix the issue
What country are you in?
Hi All I have here a new PC it s a Acer M for Acer slows down, gets an after media choppy M3802 hour the first hour into a Acer M3802 slows down, media gets choppy after an hour movie or Acer M3802 slows down, media gets choppy after an hour listeining to music it is fine but after an hour or so the pc slows down everything becomes all laggy and choppy also the sound gets distorted I did a reformat a month a go and it was fine if it happens now I have to restart the pc and sometimes wait for the machine to cool down Specs OS Name Microsoft Windows Home Premium Version Build Other OS Description Acer M3802 slows down, media gets choppy after an hour Not Available OS Manufacturer Microsoft Corporation System Name CORNISHCONNECT System Manufacturer Acer System Model Aspire M System Type x -based PC Processor Intel R Core TM Quad CPU Q GHz Mhz Core s Logical Processor s BIOS Version Date American Megatrends Inc P -A SMBIOS Version Windows Directory C Windows System Directory C Windows system Boot Device Device HarddiskVolume Locale United Kingdom Hardware Abstraction Layer Version quot quot User Name CornishConnect Lawrie M UHQ Time Zone GMT Daylight Time Installed Physical Memory RAM GB Total Physical Memory GB Available Physical Memory GB Total Virtual Memory GB Available Virtual Memory GB Page File Space GB Page File C pagefile sys Thanks Lawrie nbsp
If it's under warranty call tech support, before you do download Speedfan to see what your temps are so you can tell the tech. If the computer was out of warranty i would suggest adding a pci fan and mount it right above your video card. I would also update video drivers and make sure the inside of the computer is dust fee. If the computer is sitting on a carpet put it up on something to get it off the carpet for better airflow.
I have just purchased a WD mini media player to play my movies on my HD TV.
I have a WD My Book 2T Hard drive and all my movies are AVI.
After setting it all up i have picture but no sound on any movie.
What am i doing wrong or what can i do to fix the problem?
There are two WD's the WDTV and the WDTV Live. The Live version of the box can convert DTS sound on the fly but since your using avi that shouldn't be the problem. You have two ways to get the video and sound to your set. One is the HDMI and you need to have the high speed cord to get the best quality (10,000gb/s I believe). The others are Composite (yellow) and component (red/green/blue) for video and then you have to use the (Red/White) audio to get the sound into your TV. There is another option and thats HDMI to DVI and since DVI is just video (like a monitor) you have to use the (Red/White) stereo connectors to get audio to the tv.
My Windows Media Player won't seem to play this file:
An error comes up: Audio Codec needed.
But i can open this file at work with Windows media player.
What am i missing?
You need to install your audio drivers for the device in the computer. Normally, you would use your install disk, or download sound drivers for whatever is installed in your system.
You have not described your system and configuration so we cannot be of much help.
Every now and then I get an error, "The device 'Generic volume' cannot be stopped because a program is still accessing it", after trying to safetly remove my USB device.
No matter what I do I can not get it to say Device is ok to be Safetly Remove (or what ever it is)... - I mean I close everything that I can think of; I have tried to close a few program under the "Processes" tab of the windows task manager however some of these unsure if I she End Process so when unsure I do not. Is there anyway of knowing what these programs are?
Back to the USB device isue - will shutting off computer be good enough to unplug the USB drive? As there is always a little power in the computer on shut down.
Any advice would be greatly appreciated - thanks,
Look in the bottom toolbar for a tiny icon that has a green arrow pointing down to the left, and a grey image of a USB flash drive just below it.
Right click on that tiny arrow-grey box set. You will get the box "Safely Remove Hardware"
Click on that choice, and wait until you get the message on your screen that it is safe to remove the USB flash device.
Hi there what follows is a raw excerpt before copy editing or final tech reviews from chapter in my book Silverlight in Action This is just a small portion of chapter which covers the media element streaming using IIS Smooth streaming using the Silverlight Media Framework creating raw video and audio and using the webcam and microphone APIs I ve blogged bits and pieces on this topic before but (audio Creating and media raw video) it s such a fun topic Creating raw media (audio and video) I thought it would be great to provide the whole raw video audio generator here in one posting Note that in the print edition the A B etc letters are replaced by graphic cueballs and the numbered ones etc are replaced by inline side-note text in the listing I m feverishly working to wrap the book up my initial chapters will all be turned over for final editing before July This has been an exciting and long lt g gt book to write I hope you enjoy it as much as I have nbsphttp://www.techspot.com/community/topics/creating-raw-media-audio-and-video.149033/
I understand how to access the recovery partition in vista, and windows 7. However I have stumbled across a compaq laptop and a gateway laptop that I had attempted to put windows 7 on and get them functioning and sold. But as it turns out, there were'nt win7 drivers for the audio on one, and no win7 graphics driver available on the other. Having no discs for either of these presents a problem with getting them back to the original setup. There is a seperate partition in each laptop, one that says "presario_RP" and the other "Gateway_RP". I assume the RP is recovery partition, but I have no clue how to access and start either of these. Anyone know?
i don't know how for compaq, but i did this to acer 5920 and 5930 and it showed up the hidden partition. http://www.notebookforums.com/thread217870.html
I own a sony vaio vgn-nrs31z/s running windows vista home premium. The dvd drive was working properly during the first few weeks since I owned the laptop. After a while it slowly started performing poorly. At first it couldn't write an audio cd properly and after a while it couldn't read most of the dvds. I tried unistalling drivers and rebooting. System restored the drivers but it didn't work. I ran microsoft fix it center, didn't do the trick either. Are there any suggestions. I 'd appreciate any help.
Thanx in advance
Are you saying you've only owned and used the drive a few weeks?
See if this might apply CD/DVD or Disk Problems? How to Fix Problems Caused by Filters
i just bought an nvidia Ge force 9400 gt and tried installing the drivers and i get an error message that says
(the nvidia setup program has detected that one or more Microsoft hardware installation wizards are active. do you want to continue with setup? click yes to minimize setup until you complete or cancel the other installation wizard(s). click no to exit setup.)
the installation wizard is trying to automatically install the hardware but if i go into control panel/administrative tools/plug and play and disable plug and play like i was told, the program says that there is no available graphics adapter but the original error message telling me other installation programs are running is gone. how am i supposed to install these drivers if windows is trying to install them with another program? How can i disable hardware install wizard so that it doesnt disable the graphics adapter PLEASE HELP!
Follow these steps to install your new graphics card:
1. Download the latest drivers for your card. Clean all old video drivers from your system. You may use Driver Sweeper if you wish.
2. Shut your PC down and put the new GPU in the motherboard slot.
3. Start up the system and change your primary graphics adapter in BIOS to PCI-E (assuming you have a PCI-E card) or PCI / AGP.
4. After logging in to Windows just close the Hardware Installation Wizard when it comes up. Double click on the drivers you downloaded and it should be installed without any issues.
Music visualizer for media players
Any one have any preferences or suggestions for a good one of these. I have had a look at WhiteCap but wondered what else there was out there that was as good or maybe even better?
Windows could not load the installer for lt device gt Contact your hardware vendor for assistance For every Windows could <device> for the installer load not USB device I connect I m met with the error in attachment nr quot Device installer error quot When I boot my computer the error comes in this order first the keyboard then keyboard followed by the mouse and at Windows could not load the installer for <device> the end Volume Keyboard and mouse works So the messages are just annoying HDD however is unable to mount even with the compmgmt msc Then I m met with error message displayed in attachment nr quot Logical Disk Manager quot According to other posts on the internet I have check that the following files are available in the systemroot system quot sfcfiles dll quot quot sfc dll quot quot desk cpl quot I ve also ran the line quot systemroot system msiexec exe regserver quot as well as a complete Windows Update Still nothing is able to fix this Seriously considering a full reinstall of windows Thing is my CD is located a hour drive from here S Any ideas on how to fix this installer problem without having access to my windows CD ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ Microsoft Windows XP Professional x Edition Version Service Pack Intel Core Quad CPU GHz with GB RAM nbsp
You may have a virus or other type of malware infection. You will need to install XP Service Pack 3 too
I have been using a Eminent Network Media Tank with a built-in WD 1TB hard drive that is FAT32 for some time now. As I have some new content I want to add to it I connected it to my notebook. I installed the drivers from the Eminent CD to make windows recognize the drive (a program called IFS drives was installed into the configuration screen). In the my computer screen I can now see the drive with the disk letter I appointed to it (Z) but when I try to open the drive windows says: "Dirve Z is not formatted, do you want to format the drive now?". Evidently I don't want to format the drive, I just want to access it and add new data. Does anyone know why windows says this and (more importantly) how I can achieve my goal without formatting?
Thanks in advance!
I am currently trying to recover videos off of a JVC camcorder that died It had a gb Hitachi quot HDD so I ordered an enclosure for it and set it up When I plug it in it makes the windows new hardware found noise and pops up in the bottom recognizing it as a mass storage device The light on the enclosure comes on and I can hear feel the hard drive spinning It is visible in device manager but not in my computer In disk management it shows up as quot Disk Unknown Not Initialized quot and when I right click it and hit initialize I get an error simply stating quot The device is not ready quot I also tried running testdisk on it but testdisk does not even see it All forums I have seen thus far say the only way around this is to re format it but I m really hoping someone has a better answer because I really want those videos Thanks in advance nbsp
Tough one, but why don't you see if you can find used JVC model online that still works and transfer the data. JVC must be using some other sort of format that Windows can't detect. If you had XP or 98 SE box you could try to see if the setup you have can see the media.
the sound on my laptop wont work ive gone into device manager under the control panel and went to the current realtek hd audio manager driver and it says its working properly but i cannot hear any sound out of my computer I ve tried putting headphones into the computer and they wont work either i just get a sort of fuzzy sound but cannot hear any sounds of the computer I even replaced the speakers in the laptop only to find out that it was not the problem there are two icons in the toolbar at the bottom -one is a volume symbol and is red in color this just recently came up -the other is a regular white volume symbol where i can adjust the volume i ve looked into the sound manager and none of the volume adjusters are muted or anything so i have no clue what the problem is can any please help me with this nbsp
I'd first try just reinstalling Realtek using the latest version you find from your system provider or motherboard mfr.
To remove it, first look in Add/Remove programs to see if Realtek listed and remove it there (that should remove applications, control panel applets and drivers). Then check Device Manager and, if still there, uninstall it from there too
i have gone through my devices and on the bottom are my usbs and they all have a question mark by them
With the amount of information given I have to say the best advice I can give is install the driver.
Might want to check out the link in my signature.
Hi, something seems to be wrong with my windows media player. I cant watch videos that I downloaded or have but can watch a DVD movie. Every time I try to watch a video that I downloaded or have, no video appears but has sounds. Whenever i try watching a video, a message in the buttom left appears "error downloading codec". I tried watching a DVD movie and it worked. I don't know why only the sounds comes out but not the video. Please help me. Thanks.
You don't have the right codecs. I suggest just downloading VLC. It's better than WMP for video playback, even with the right codecs.
OK i have no idea what could be wrong I will start with the problem itself then add as many details as i can after S Please bare with me Since a few weeks ago now no matter what media file type i am using audio or video the file randomly crashes almost every single time Not just files on my computer s hard drive but Anything that is streamed from the net i e YouTube or BBCiPlayer ect It started with YouTube crashes The video will play but could crash the browser Any browser i have used Firefox IE Netscape Opera ect at any random point BUT sometimes Will play to the end So bizarre Mostly the video will crash the browser asking me to send a crash report to Mozilla ect which i do every time but have heard nothing back Plus It is Really media one? odd crashing! format ANY player Every An in difficult to be specific to Firefox tech support because thier help site is really poor From the hard drive i will use mainly VLC Player but also Windows Media player including classic Winamp Realplayer and any others similar to them All crash when playing a media file Here is what is also odd on top of that If i play a DVD in my PC using PowerDVD player it plays perfectly Never crashes touch wood I though maybe my sound card could be at fault seeing as audio files MP ect crash but i play my guitar thru my PC along with my music and if the MP crashes my guitar does not cut out along with it It carries on with An odd one? Every media format in ANY player crashing! no issues at all I was thinking is it corrupt media files But why would the media that is streamed online crash too if that was the problem I have installed new codecs Uninstalled several of the media players and reinstalled them Tried several other things even disabling the soundcard at one point to see if that was the issue but the video would still crash I am at a complete loss as to what could have happened S My PC is pretty old now so i am wondering could there be some major errors within the core of Windows which i cannot reinstall because i was never given a disk with the PC in the first place just with Windows installed on it before i had the PC I am using a copy of Windows XP AMD Athlon XP GHz GB of RAM Soundcard Creative SoundBlaster Live Value sheesh ancient i know GFX Card ATI Radeon X Series Secondary Each time anything crashes i rarely get an error report send option unless it is a web browser but like i say nothing ever comes of these reports YouTube or iPlayer are the worst offenders but everything else will pretty much crash consistently and at random points in the file not at a specific time or place Could PC overheating be a problem Do either GFX or Audio cards get too hot and have to cut out to stop from breaking I wanted to say also that if i am using any webpage and not streaming media then the browser never crashes It is only ever when media is streaming from a website Same goes for my PC tho i do recall my PC sometimes restarts for no apparent reason tho that is quite a rare occurrence But could that be due to overheating issues Any help would be so wonderful if you can Thankyou nbsphttp://www.techspot.com/community/topics/an-odd-one-every-media-format-in-any-player-crashing.142764/
...It initially didn't show up in 'Computer' (or My Computer). Device manager said its working properly.
I put the Vista Disc in (had to get a pirate one from someone because my disc drive won't read the official one all of a sudden) and tried to install Vista on this one as a way of forcing it to show, only to get an error code 0x8007000cl. I then split the new 1.5 tb drive into 98 gb and about 1300 gb via the vista DVD's drive list that comes up, partitioned the 98 gb, and now that smaller one at least shows up under 'Computer' but it still wont allow me to format it.
Any ideas please? Thanks.
The fact that your system will not load your disk is worrisome, but I suspect you have a defective drive, or inadequate resources. Tell us more about your computer brand and model, or about the motherboard.
Is this a new SATA drive you are dealing with?
I m having a problem with my Toshiba Satellite L regarding the quot PXE-E Media test failure check cable quot message I ve tried every remedy every website has given I ve tried resetting the boot sequence using the HDD as its first choice But I ve also realized that under BIOS it doesn t seem to be reading the HDD I ve tried taking it out and putting it back PXE-E61 error test media in That didn t seem to work either The screen has been cracked for about a month but you could still see aout of everything But since the PXE-E61 media test error error message the laptop screen has gone completely blank Now I have it hooked up to my desktop s monitor Anyways what PXE-E61 media test error I m trying to ask is that could the problem have PXE-E61 media test error something to do with the monitor or video card I ve been on about different sites and I do remember one suggestion was to replace the video card Do laptops even have video cards lol anyways help is much appreciated nbsp
PXE is an option to boot across the network! Check you BIOS settings and ensure you
have the HD as the first choice
Hi I am having a problem setting up my new audio connections I have a simple speaker desktop system that also comes with a sub The two speakers have jack connections to the sub unit and then the sub has a green cable connection that use to always hang out in the green port in HD Manager Problem Realtek Audio the back panel of my computer But i recently bought a Razer Lycosa keyboard and that comes with a headphone and mic port on the keyboard itself So i connected the green and pink cables from the keyboard to the green and pink connections on my back panel headphone and mic and plugged in my green cable from the sub to the black port of the back panel So in the Realtek HD audio manager ports are used The green port is set to headhpones for the keyboard the pink port is set to mic for the Realtek HD Audio Manager Problem keyboard and the black port is set to front speakers The front speakers and sub work perfectly fine they play audio as always The headphone jack on the keyboard also plays audio when i plug my headphones into them however when i plug my headphones into the keyboard it doesn t disable the desktop speakers they both play at the same time I ve been in contact with Razer to see if there are keyboard settings that are meant to resolve this but there is no option in the keyboard for any of this Razer say this is an Realtek HD Audio Manager Problem audio driver issue So is there any way that i can set the Realtek manager to understand when headphones are being plugged into the keyboard Or is there a way i can manually disable the desktop speakers when i plug in my headphones nbsp
its not a driver problem. if you tell me what version of windows your using i can help you more. here is a simply solution, open Realtek HD Audio Manager right click on black port on the right and go to Audio Device Settings then from there move the slider on the top to mute the desktop speakers when you want the muted
can't install driver for media audio controller, say's I need a certain path file. Where do I find this
I just bought myself a Powercolor Radeon HD 4890 yesterday. After installing the card and the required drivers everything works like a charm. However, every time I start up my PC I get a message saying that a new device has been found on my system. On checking Device Manager I found an "Unknown device" entry under "Other devices".
I'm attaching a screenshot of Device Manager.
Are there any drivers I'm missing? It only happened after removing my old card (after uninstalling all its drivers) and installing the Radeon.
Any help is greatly appreciated.
I have a Powercolor Radeon HD 4890 (I also have a Gigabyte 4890 and XFX 4890 in two other PCs). I think you need to install the latest ATI Catalyst Suite. You may have installed the driver only package. Anyway, I think it has to do with the HDMI capabilities of the card. High def sound is built into the card (the HD part of the card name) and the HD sound driver is part of the Catalyst Suite. When you use an HDMI cable to an appropriate display, HD sound is also transmitted through the same cable from the Radeon graphics card.
Of course, be sure to install .NET Framework 2.0 as it is required before you can install the full Catalyst Suite. The HD sound driver won't install without it. At least I had trouble before I installed .NET 3.5. I went to Windows Update and installed .NET Framework 3.5. 2.0 is included in that update and 2.0 wasn't available separately.
I found this situation on your website but didn't see the answer or how I can fix the problem and recover my files.
Hopefully someone can help.....
I did all this....
The pc recovery program recognises my drive but says there is no media present.
l tried using disk management also and this did not work. The drive appeared as removable disk F: but it says no media present. When I right click and clicked on properties it says 'flash drive is working properly'. I then when into my computer and right clicked on the removable disk drive and clicked on format and it says 'insert disk into drive F:.
I really don't understand what the problem is, it was working fine until now. Every computer recognises my flash drive but none of them will let me open it.
Any way it can be opened and the files retrieved? Life on Flash!
when i start a movie with windows media player i get a error msg divxcore.dll not found this will pop up 3-4 times before movie starts i have to either exit or ok the error msg and then it will play the movie.
i am getting a pxe-e61:media test failure check cable fault on my hp nx9005 laptop.
i have removed the hdd from the laptop and installed it in my pc as slave using a 2.5 - 3.5 adaptor with psu. it registers in the bios but not in windows. if i then disconnect the main pc hard drive and set the laptop hdd as master and try and install windows xp using the xp cd it states no hdd present
from this i would take it as the hard drive is damaged/dead
any advice welcome, thanks
So you have placed the laptop Hard Drive in place of your Desktop CD/DVD Drive? (as is what I usually do)
And your Windows version cannot see it in My Computer?
With the 2,5" Drive in place of the removed CD/DVD Drive (on its own IDE Cable)
And with the current Desktop system drive still connected (also on its own IDE Cable)
Go to start > Run > diskmgmt.msc > ok
Can you now see your drive?
If so, confirm the Volume type is Healthy and running NTFS (just like your main drive?)
i just reformat my hard disk today...and installed all its drivers...
...the thing is ... when i restarted it ... some error appeared saying...."insert proper boot media and press enter to continue",,, something like that...
..i already checked the hard disk connection, its power and is good...
...then i reboot it again then it well all fine just then...
..what could be the problem???? is their a damage or some kind or what???
... u really need info 'bout this...
You have likely made an error in the installation of your Windows or whatever software...
Or your hard drive has gone bad on the outer 8 sectors of the magnetic media and cannot be read.
acidentally uninstalled my speakers in the device manager...how do i reinstall them
This is the Chat & Socialize forum :rolleyes:
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ok I recently booted up a new windows 7 pc which I tried to connect to my sky router it worked, for 2 hours i browsed the web, downloaded files, you name it it was working, didn't drop out once. turned it off then later on again nada, i ran ipconfig in dos and got this back (see attached) what the hell does that mean, theres no dhcp assigned values, no default gateway listed, no ip address nothing at all its all blank.
Someone must know?
I m running a Lenovo Thinkpad T - I ve had my T for close to a year now and it s been pretty good to me up until recently For a week or two it attempted to randomly shut itself down in the middle of running processes an issue that hasn t come up for a while though I m not entirely sure how I fixed it - if I fixed Media T500: Player Windows Lenovo Flickers? it at all But more recently I ve noticed that if I watch something in windows media player minimizing maximizing WMP causes the entire screen to flicker Flicker as in the entire screen goes black for a couple seconds and then I can see again The odd thing about this is that it only happens when the video is actually playing - if I have the video paused the screen will not flicker It s not a major problem and it s something I can ignore - but it makes me wonder Lenovo T500: Windows Media Player Flickers? if there s anything else with my laptop that s going to decide it wants to work as well Any ideas guys Auvic nbsp
Update: I download the DivX player, and it happens on that player as well.
When I open the video, the screen goes black, then partially comes back, then goes black again, then comes back for half a second, then goes black again - it happens 3-4 times every time I open a video file.
This also happens whenever I minimize/un-minimize the video whenever it's playing.
Bah. Any ideas at all?
Hello, My HP is not starting. It is dead, doesn't power up at all. The PSU light on the back of the pc is on, not flashing or off, remains on. Does this mean the psu is working ok?
Could this be a simple change of the power button on the front of the pc to fix this issue? It doesn't appear to be faulty, no sticking. I did the power cord in another outlet. Opened the panel to see if there was anything loose. I don't see any problems. Any help in this matter would be appreciated. Thanks
Light or no light on the power supply doesn't matter... Replace the power supply. With an LED on the back of the power supply, it is a HiPro or Bestec supply?
Hi I recently got a GB Seagate external USB hard drive I ve been & with 4.5 Trouble Installer Windows Seagate Manager experiencing Blue Screens for a while now after the drive was added and I am currently troubleshooting in the BSOD forum here on Trouble with Windows Installer 4.5 & Seagate Manager techspot One avenue we tried was to uninstall the Seagate Manager software because it seemed it could be linked to my problem I am not able to boot normally as soon as my desktop appears I get a BSOD with quot page fault in non paged area quot I have been going into safe mode for my troubleshooting I used the Seagate chat today because I was not able to uninstall the Seagate software on my computer apparently it s because it can t be done in safe mode from what I was told by the chat tech I was instructed to download Windows Installer Since I have done that I am getting a different error message Error Windows installer service could not be accessed etc from the add remove programs because I don t think that the installed correctly in safe mode Does anyone know how I can get my windows installer back to normal or updated to while in safe mode since I can t boot normally right now Thanks Joe nbsp
You could try using System Restore to bring your PC back to a point before you installed Windows Installer 4.5.