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Peak Volume Issue

Q: Peak Volume Issue

Hi guys,

I've recently bought a new computer, and it's an issue I've had with another Windows 7 desktop that I purchased before. Unfortunately, when I fixed it originally, I don't exactly remember how because it was after hours of frustrating trial and error.
Anyways, the issue is that while all volume levels are set for peak output, the green/grey volume bar is only going up about halfway. I have been told to check all settings, check my speakers and reinstall my audio driver; however, none of them have fixed the problem. I have plugged my speakers directly into my iPod and they work fine, and I've tried different music-playing software, and the same issue persists.

If anybody has any ideas on how to fix this problem, it was be appreciated.

The link below is a screenshot...

https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/...nd issue.jpg

Thanks,

Jeff

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Preferred Solution: Peak Volume Issue

I recommend downloading and running DAP. It can help sort out any driver and firmware related issues on your system

It's worked out well for many of us in the past.

You can download it direct from this link http://downloaddap.org. (This link will open the download page of DAP so you can save a copy to your computer.)

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Hi!

I believe this is a performance issue. I just moved to Windows 7 from Vista. Occassionally, the Office 2007 applications will not show a preview using Aero Peak. (This happened in Vista but of course without Aero Peek).

The issue seems intermittent and doesn't affect all open Office applications -- just usually Excel or Outlook. Here's a picture of what I mean. (Note: This is an image I found online that I'm pasting here to save me the trouble of a screen shot)

http://img18.imageshack.us/img18/9890/desktoplrv.jpg

Any ideas, anyone?

Thanks so much!

A:Aero Peak Issue - Office 2007

Hello MakeITfunctiona,

Welcome to Seven Forums.

I have this with Excel, the taskbar thumbs don't show the file just an icon. Unfortunately I haven't found a cure. Hopefully a fix will come.

Gary

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Computer has been slow ever since removing SpyAxe... just wondering if there is any other residual nasties still hanging about... Currently running a defrag too, was pretty messed up. Maybe that will get things back in order.
HiJack This Log

Logfile of HijackThis v1.99.1
Scan saved at 6:23:04 PM, on 12/29/2005
Platform: Windows XP SP2 (WinNT 5.01.2600)
MSIE: Internet Explorer v6.00 SP2 (6.00.2900.2180)

Running processes:
C:\WINDOWS\System32\smss.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\winlogon.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\services.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\lsass.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exe
C:\WINDOWS\System32\svchost.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\spoolsv.exe
C:\WINDOWS\Explorer.EXE
C:\PROGRA~1\CHARTE~1\backweb\3528733\Program\SERVIC~1.EXE
C:\WINDOWS\system32\CTsvcCDA.exe
C:\Program Files\ewido\security suite\ewidoctrl.exe
C:\Program Files\Charter High-Speed Security Suite\backweb\3528733\Program\fspex.exe
C:\Program Files\Charter High-Speed Security Suite\Anti-Virus\fsgk32st.exe
C:\Program Files\Charter High-Speed Security Suite\backweb\3528733\program\fsbwsys.exe
C:\Program Files\Charter High-Speed Security Suite\Anti-Virus\FSGK32.EXE
C:\Program Files\Charter High-Speed Security Suite\Common\FSMA32.EXE
C:\Program Files\Common Files\Microsoft Shared\VS7Debug\mdm.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\nvsvc32.exe
C:\Program Files\Charter High-Speed Security Suite\Common\FSMB32.EXE
C:\Program Files\Charter High-Speed Security Suite\Anti-Virus\fssm32.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exe
C:\Program Files\Webroot... Read more

A:Someone want to take a peak at my HJT log..

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Hey Guys great site im hoping to get some feedback im trying to just improve some performance on my new dell inspiron 1525. thanks guys

A:Just Take A Peak At My Log And Let Me Know Anything Funny

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DDS (Ver_10-03-17.01) - NTFSx86 MINIMAL
Run by Administrator at 17:41:14.39 on Thu 09/23/2010
Internet Explorer: 6.0.2900.2180
Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition 5.1.2600.2.1252.1.1033.18.479.248 [GMT -4:00]

============== Running Processes ===============
C:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost -k DcomLaunch
svchost.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exe -k netsvcs
C:\Program Files\Softex\OmniPass\OPXPApp.exe
C:\WINDOWS\Explorer.EXE
C:\WINDOWS\PCHealth\HelpCtr\Binaries\HelpSvc.exe
C:\Documents and Settings\Administrator\Desktop\dds.scr
============== Pseudo HJT Report ===============
mDefault_Page_URL = hxxp://qus9.hpwis.com/
mDefault_Search_URL = hxxp://srch-qus9.hpwis.com/
mSearch Page = hxxp://srch-qus9.hpwis.com/
mStart Page = hxxp://qus9.hpwis.com/
mSearch Bar = hxxp://srch-qus9.hpwis.com/
uInternet Settings,ProxyOverride = localhost
mURLSearchHooks: Yahoo! Toolbar: {ef99bd32-c1fb-11d2-892f-0090271d4f88} - c:\program files\yahoo!\companion\installs\cpn\yt.dll
BHO: &Yahoo! Toolbar Helper: {02478d38-c3f9-4efb-9b51-7695eca05670} - c:\program files\yahoo!\companion\installs\cpn\yt.dll
TB: AT&&T Toolbar: {4e7bd74f-2b8d-469e-94be-fd60bb9aae29} - c:\progra~1\atttoo~1\ATTTOO~1.DLL
TB: Yahoo! Toolbar: {ef99bd32-c1fb-11d2-892f-0090271d4f88} - c:\program files\yahoo!\companion\installs\cpn\yt.dll
TB: CouponBar: {5bed3930-2e9e-76d8-bacc-80df2188d455} - c:\windows\CouponsBar.dll
TB: &Windows Live Toolbar: {21fa44ef-376d-4d53-9b0f-8a89d3229068} - c:\program files\windows live\tool... Read more

A:Peak Protection 2010

Please see last posting from Ed Moseley also.

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After a very successful malware/trojan removal with the help of OldTimer, I asked a friend at work if they would like me/you clever people to sort out a now unused computer that had been contaminated with some sort of browser high jacking porn dialler. I had already suggested trying Ad-Aware and Spybot S+D many months ago this apparently found problems but dialler would still run when connected to the internet.Here is the HighjackThis log.Thanks Biofriendly.Logfile of HijackThis v1.99.1Scan saved at 00:53:54, on 01/01/97Platform: Windows 98 Gold (Win9x 4.10.1998)MSIE: Internet Explorer v5.00 (5.00.2919.6304)Running processes:C:\WINDOWS\SYSTEM\KERNEL32.DLLC:\WINDOWS\SYSTEM\MSGSRV32.EXEC:\WINDOWS\SYSTEM\MPREXE.EXEC:\WINDOWS\SYSTEM\mmtask.tskC:\WINDOWS\EXPLORER.EXEC:\WINDOWS\SYSTEM\RNAAPP.EXEC:\WINDOWS\SYSTEM\TAPISRV.EXEC:\WINDOWS\TASKMON.EXEC:\WINDOWS\SYSTEM\SYSTRAY.EXEC:\WINDOWS\SYSTEM\MGACTRL.EXEC:\PROGRAM FILES\MATROX MGA POWERDESK\COLOR\HGCCTL95.EXEC:\WINDOWS\SYSTEM\STIMON.EXED:\DIRECTCD\DIRECTCD.EXEC:\LOGITECH\MOUSE\SYSTEM\EM_EXEC.EXEC:\PROGRAM FILES\NORTON ANTIVIRUS\NAVAPW32.EXEC:\PROGRAM FILES\NORTON ANTIVIRUS\POPROXY.EXED:\PROGRAM FILES\REAL\REALPLAYER\REALPLAY.EXEC:\WINDOWS\SYSTEM\QTTASK.EXEC:\FREES... Read more

A:Peak Rate Dialler

Download cwshredder 2.12 from here:http://www.trendmicro.com/ftp/products/onl.../cwshredder.exeRun the file after it is downloaded and click on the fix button. Let it do its thing and when its done, even if it crashes.When its done run hijackthis again post a new logPrint out these instructions and then close all windows including Internet Explorer.Then I want you to fix some of those entries. Please do the following:Please make sure that you can view all hidden files. Instructions on how to do this can be found here:How to see hidden files in WindowsRun Hijackthis again, click scan, and Put a checkmark next to each of these. Then click the Fix button:R1 - HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer,Search = http://acc.count-all.com/--/?ydtfs (obfuscated)R1 - HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer,SearchURL = http://acc.count-all.com/--/?ydtfs (obfuscated)R1 - HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer,Search = http://acc.count-all.com/--/?ydtfs (obfuscated)R1 - HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main,Default_Page_URL = http://acc.count-all.com/-/?ydtfs (obfuscated)R1 - HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main,Default_Search_URL = http://acc.count-all.com/--/?ydtfs (obfuscated)R1 - HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main,Search Bar = http://acc.count-all.com/---/?ydtfs (obfuscated)R1 - HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Mai... Read more

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Hey everyone,

I have been having trouble with my network. I recently, (2 days ago), upgraded my cable high speed internet service from 2mbps down and .2 mbps up to 15 mbps down and 2 mbps up. However, even during non peak hours, pretty much all the time, the best download speed I can get is 4-5mbps. My upload speed stays where it should, at 2mbps. It is really only my download speed I am concerned about, because this happens every day all day. When I first upgraded the service, I got 12-13 mbps download speed, so something must have happened between then and now where I cant receive that anymore. My modem is a doscis 2, not 3, so I am not sure if that has anything to do with it. It is an Arris TM602G/15 model.But as I said, I have received close to the full download speeds before, but not anymore.

Any help? Thanks!

A:Not getting speeds I am paying for... Even during NON-peak

Try contacted the service provider again ? They should have technicians to be able to check it for you. Could also be a line problem, did you add anymore lines to your cable lines inside ?

How are you testing it, where ? Did you change any other settings on PC. Windows does all optimizations for you.

Try resetting the modem, unplug it for 15 seconds, then plug back in. Or unplug and reboot PC. Usually a way to reset the modem back to factory state, need to check your service providers website for your model modem to be able to access it's settings. Usually you type in an address in your browser to access it.

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I would search this in Google, but my internet is capped and only forum site work. I manage to find this out before, but i was wondering how to you get aero peak to work in Chrome. As in Each tab will show up as an picture the taskbar as IE8 does.


I remember when doing it once i had to right click on the icon and click properties, and have to enter a code but i cant not remember what the code was.

A:How to get Aero peak in Chrome

I'm using the latest Chrome Dev build, and Aero Peek works just fine..

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Following the prep guide I could not do step five - Firewall enable. Network connections windows is blank. Cannot connect to the internet and canceled the browser window because I'm not sure what it was doing. I have to us the "shutddown -a" command through the taskmanager to keep pc from shutting down from NT AUTHORIITY message. Am having Nortons antivirus activation request on the screen today. Tried the rkill.com and the renamed iExplore and Explorer files to stop the process Peak Protection 2010. I cannot tell if they work, running them back to back the rkill log says that rkill has been shutdown. Tried Malwarebytes afterward which finds infections and removes but after rebooting the infection is still there. I have tried this in safe mode and in standard mode. Infection loads in safe mode as well.The logs were all successful.DDS (Ver_10-03-17.01) - NTFSx86 Run by Administrator at 0:22:41.92 on Sat 09/25/2010Internet Explorer: 8.0.6001.18702 BrowserJavaVersion: 1.6.0_20============== Running Processes ============================= Pseudo HJT Report ===============uWinlogon: Shell=c:\documents and settings\administrator\application data\hotfix.exeBHO: {02478D38-C3F9-4efb-9B51-7695ECA05670} - No FileBHO: Adobe PDF Reader Link Helper: {06849e9f-c8d7-4d59-b87d-784b7d6be0b3} - c:\program files\common files\adobe\acrobat\activex\AcroIEHelper.dllBHO: Adobe PDF Link Helper: {18df081c-e8ad-4283-a596-fa578c2ebdc3} - ... Read more

A:Infected with Peak Protection2010

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 ... Read more

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How can I please remove Peak Protection 2010? Please help. Thank you.
 

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About a week ago my husband somehow picked up Peak Performance 2010. I tried to figure out how to get rid of it and the only thing I could do at the time was to use Loaris Trojan Remover. It helped some but my Avast is ALWAYS blocking a different malware every time we go on the internet now and the computer seems to be running slower than normal. Hope you can help!!!HP computerWe run windows XPI have all logs ready to post when requested>It will not let me send the DDS log after I paste it in this area. HELP!!!It goes to connection problems only when I do the paste like it doesn't want me to get your help!EDIT: Posts merged ~BP

A:Started with Peak Protection

Hello , And to the Bleeping Computer Malware Removal Forum. My name is Elise and I'll be glad to help you with your computer problems.I will be working on your malware issues, this may or may not solve other issues you may have with your machine.Please note that whatever repairs we make, are for fixing your computer problems only and by no means should be used on another computer.The cleaning process is not instant. Logs can take some time to research, so please be patient with me. I know that you need your computer working as quickly as possible, and I will work hard to help see that happen. Please reply using the Add/Reply button in the lower right hand corner of your screen. Do not start a new topic. The logs that you post should be pasted directly into the reply. Only attach them if requested or if they do not fit into the post.Unfortunately, if I do not hear back from you within 5 days, I will be forced to close your topic. If you still need help after I have closed your topic, send me or a moderator a personal message with the address of the thread or feel free to create a new one.You may want to keep the link to this topic in your favorites. Alternatively, you can click the button at the top bar of this topic and Track this Topic, where you can choose email notifications. The topics you are tracking are shown here.-----------------------------------------------------------If you have since resolved the original problem you were having, we would appreciate you... Read more

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OK. So I formatted my hard drive tonight, and after re-installing all my drivers and software and everything, I find myself having trouble with the volume on my system. Specifically, the volume is very VERY low. As in, even when the volume is turned up to the loudest it can be, it can barely be heard.

I've checked the physical connections of the speakers to the computer, and they're all fine --- nothing dislodged. I've also made sure that all of the volume controls (like in the Control Panel) aren't on Mute or anything. It's weird -- I can hear the sound, but it's very soft.

I'm not sure what to do. Unless I should uninstall my sound card software and then re-install it? I don't know. Any advice would be greatly appreciated.

[edit: problem solved. thanks anyway!]

A:Volume issue

How did you solve the problem, computergeek522?

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when i open the volume in the control panel i try to place in the task bar it says it cant because it needs to be installed...i dont know what to install because i dont have a xp disc
 

A:volume issue

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The volume keeps going down by itself. When i try to turn it up it goes back down again. For a few minutes I can get the volume to stay on but then it goes back to turning itself off. I've restarted my computer multiple times and nothing changes.
 

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I HAVE SOUND ISSUES WITH MY NOTEBOOKTHE SOUND ALWAYS KEEPS ON GOING DOWN AND IF I INCREASE IT THEN AGAIN GOES DOWN. 

A:VOLUME ISSUE

Hello @2LEGEND, Welcome to the HP Forums, I hope you enjoy your experience! To help you get the most out of the HP Forums, I would like to direct your attention to the HP Forums Guide First Time Here? Learn How to Post and More. I read your post about the sound issue, and wanted to assist you! To start, can you provide me with the Product Number of the notebook?  Here is a link you can use that will help you find your Model and Product Number:How Do I Find My Model Number or Product Number? In the meantime, have you tried updating the Audio Drivers for Windows 10?  Try reviewing the following document, and let me know how it goes: HP Notebook PCs - No Sound or Distorted Sound from Speakers (Windows 10) Please let me know if this information helps you resolve the issue by marking this post as "Accept as Solution", this will help others easily find the information they may be looking for.  Also, clicking the Thumbs up below is a great way to say thanks! Have a great weekend!

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hye there. i just bought a new hp notebook here and it seems to have problems with the audio volume. the volume suddenly become progressively slow for no reason. it get back to normal when im playing with the volume rocker and after a while, it happens again. I've checked the volume settings and looks like nothing is wrong with the setting. please help me otherwise this 'sudden slowing down volume problem' will keep annoying me

A:volume issue

Hi.Welcome to forum ifvrynxar.Download and install:RealtekFind and fix problems playing soundsFind and fix problems with devices and hardware Regards.Press the icon""to say thanks, Make it easier for other people to find solutions by marking a Reply 'Accept as Solution' if it solves your problem.





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My volume (audio) become very low after installing windows 7. What can I do.If I want to upgrade to 10, what should I do as my device don't have any cd-rom and I have to do setup by bootable usb .

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I'm not sure if this happened with 5.55, but with 5.56, when I hit the volume up or down on my keyboard to turn the sound down for everything, it turns down winamp's volume bar too. Sometimes I can move winamp's volume bar up and down and it won't even be working. What causes this? It's pretty annoying for the music to turn down twice as fast or winamp's volume bar to not even work at all.EDIT: Moved to a more appropriate forum

A:Volume keys turning down computer volume and winamp volume at the same time?

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What are some tools that I need to keep my computer at "peak performance"?
So far, I already have the following:
MalwareBytes Anti-Malware
CCleaner
Smart Defrag
Advanced SystemCare

What else should I get?

A:Keeping my computer at peak performance?

Well, for starters, MWBAM is a Anti-malware/Security tool, not a performance tool. CCleaner and Smart Defrag are good choices for performance, I have never heard about Advanced SystemCare - if it includes a "Registry Cleaner", i'd keep away from it. Registry Cleaners usually do more harm than good.

Always keep an eye on startup programs as well (those can affect performance), and be aware of the limitations of your computer's hardware.

Outside of that, I think your doing fine program wise.
How do you feel the computer is running?

Please post your system specs as well.

I'm sure others will chime in.

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For those Hotmail users that haven't noticed the advert on the Home page that keeps appearing, first:

then click

http://by5fd.bay5.hotmail.msn.com/cgi-bin/dasp/demo.asp

and check out the demo of Hotmail's new look! Coming soon to a monitor near you... Rumour has it it will be lauched alongside MSN 9 and is made to mirror Office and Exchange 2003 Outlook Web Access.

I think it looks great!
I remember how great it was when we got the last update for all of you old school Hotmail users
 

A:Next Generation Hotmail Sneak Peak!!!

lets hope its still gonna be free,

its great,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,, these guys at my crow soft are the leaders

but there also security concerns
 

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Hi,

Does anyone know how to contact PEAK? I've tried googling them to no avail and they're not listed on the ATI site either.

I bought the card 2nd hand and when it boots into windows it has artifacts in the shape of pale vertical lines across the screen. Underclocking doesn't seem to remove this either.

I've got a 350W PSU but I've ordered a 400W incase it's a power problem (but surely underclocking would solve that?) and I've also ordered a fan in case it's a heat problem but the artifacts appear even after a cold boot so I'm wondering if the card has been broken.

If anyone has any advice or knows how to contact PEAK that would be most appreciated.

thanks

Tucky
 

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This PC keeps crashing more times than you see crashes on the freeway. It comes in bursts. With the time between narrowing until it crashes during loading. Not the BSOD type - just flop - like the electrical power stopped.

Sometimes it seems like its overheated as reason (the temps though read normal).
Other more frequent times its just clicking on a folder - crash. Or scaring it by moving or scrolling the mouse too quickly - crash. As if the exertion was to much. Its not windows. I can reformat or grab another HDD & install win7x64 on it and thump - crash. Sometimes the critter will go for a day or three. Then it starts again. When it happened at the height of last summer the Repair shop claimed it was over heating. They were guessing. When I left it there it never crashed.

The sys. info =

Intel(R) Core(TM)2 Duo CPU E4500 @ 2.20GHz
Gigabyte Technology Co., Ltd. EP35-DS3P
Award Modular BIOS v6.00PG
8.00 GB 8.00 GB
WDC WD5000AAKX-00ERMA0 ATA Device
(1) USB Audio Device (2) High Definition Audio Device
NVIDIA GeForce 7300 GS
Microsoft Windows 7 Professional 64-bit 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1
Its a damn good PC I don't want to replace it.

A:PC more crashes than peak hour on the freeway.

I know you said you weren't getting traditional BSOD's, but there may be older ones that give clues. Follow these steps:

http://www.sevenforums.com/crashes-d...tructions.html

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I can get a desktop eventually with Task Manager however any action after that causes the NT AUTHORITY shut down to occur making it impossible to work with this infection. I have better control in safe mode and can run programs without the shut down. Malwarebytes runs and removes objects but normal startup still has Peak Protection 2010. Is it possible that the MSBLAST is working with Peak Protection 2010 to prevent removal for a normal start up of Windows XP? Thanks you for your advice.

A:Peak Protection 2010 - MSBLAST?

Hello,Please follow the instructions in ==>This Guide<==. If you cannot complete a step, skip it and continue. Since Normal Mode is giving you fits, please use Safe Mode to produce the logs.Once the proper logs are created, then make a NEW TOPIC and post it ==>HERE<== Please include a description of your computer issues and what you have done to resolve them.If you can produce at least some of the logs, then please create the new topic and explain what happens when you try to create the log(s) that you couldn't get. If you cannot produce any of the logs, then still post the topic and explain that you followed the Prep. Guide, were unable to create the logs, and describe what happens when you try to create the logs.Orange Blossom

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HI , i have a intel duo that has a new hard drive and a new install of xp pro . all updated ( sp3 ) and all drivers updated .
scanned for virusues . spyware etc . and the computer is so slow it take s 10 minutes before you can open IE to browse the web .

i checked and the cpu it a T5500 Intel DUO with 1 GB memory , and the processor is running at 982Mhz .
I remember when i worked on another compaq / HP pc , it was the energy scheme that that was holding it back , well now its set to ALL time on = max preformance and still no change , i have already tried other energy schemes as well .
any ideas here to why this would be running so slow as it is , takeing ages to accomplish anything on this pc ?
Cheers in advance ,
T

Compaq NX 7400 intel DUO T 5500 , 1GB .
 

A:processor not running at peak performace

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im not sure about this feature

whats special about aero peak!!! how to get this feature!!!

i have activated it but im not sure of how to get this effect

this is what i get!!!

A:whats special about aero peak!!!

With multiple apps open, just like you've done but, you need to hover the mouse over each thumbnail to enable the ture aero peek. A good example is to have several internet explorer tabs open and hover the mouse over each of them.

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I have a custom built computer. Below are specs

AMD Duron XP 3200+ (Athlon XP 2.2GHz)
ASRock K7s41 Motherboard
512mb Ram
DVD Dual Layer ReWriter
80 GB Hard Drive
Running Windows XP Home SP2
Norton AntiVirus

I later added a CD-RW and a PEAK ATI Radeon 9800SE 128MB Graphic Card.

The card worked fine on the first day. Later on i notice that the monitor would switch of and i would have no control of the computer. This happened to me many times as i was playing DOOM3. A couple of the times it brought up a message saying something like this:

Your graphics accelerator settings have been reset as they were no longer responding to you commands.

I have had no luck on the peak website.

I just want it fixed because it is really annoying.
 

A:Solved: Peak ATI Radeon Problems

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I'm not running much on this system right now besides Trillian and Firefox, and I've disabled a lot of useless Vista features. But I still notice that explorer.exe's memory peak is at 370,000K. For a system with 2gigs of RAM I know it's not a whole lot, but compared to how much it is with XP's explorer, is this a normal thing or could there be something wrong?
 

A:Vista's explorer.exe Peak Memory is 370,000 K?

yea same here!
 

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I like playing Team Fortress 2 but I only get decent latency (~50 ms) outside peak hours (10 a.m. to 7 p.m.), at these hours my latency goes up to 400 ms. I'm wondering if is this is a problem inherent to dsl infrastructure or is it that my isp is worse than average. In Mexico City there are only about 3 internet service providers, Prodigy Infinitum from the country's telecomunications giant(and a monopoly) Telmex is the one I use.
Of course most of their clients use the internet for sending emails and web browsing so I wouldn't be surprised if they didn't care for providing a decent service for gamers.
How does everyone's isp perform for gaming?
 

A:High latency at peak hours

Most ISP's have you on a system with a lot of other users in your neighborhood. What you report is typical. You provider will provide you high speed and bandwidth at an increased price, and then this problem will go away.
We have performed a lot of work in Mexico City and certainly found a great number of providers... not just three... have you talked to repair services in your part of the city.
I do know that the costs are extremely high for service and support, compared to the USofA
 

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hi

I have had the Windows 7 32-bit RTM for just over a day and find the Aero Peak too slow to display the thumbnail images.

My computer is quick, with 2.2 Core 2 Duo, 3GB RAM, Nvidia Geforce 8600m 256MB DDR3, so clearly my laptop isn't the problem. It takes about 1 second to display the thumbnails, I think that's way too slow.

1. How can I make it display thumbnails quicker? Which speed do you recommend?

2. Will changing the speed increase memory usage of Windows processes?

Thanks,

Mani

A:Windows 7 Aero Peak Too Slow! Help!

Mouse Hover Time - Change

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After the disappointment of Safari, I was not too keen on trying another browser, but a certain ADDICT twisted my arm and I can say that I am totally impressed.Will take a little getting used to, of course, but this browser is lightning fast and with 3 or 4 addons could be the best browser around.I would strongly recommend that you have a test drive of this one: http://www.flashpeak.com/Let us know what you think.Cheers

A:Flash Peak's New Slim Browser

Slim Browser is based on the Internet Explorer engine, which means it's susceptible to all of the security problems, associated with Internet Explorer.

I think, I'll stick with Firefox.

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Alpha Peak Block DHT. This unpleasant little hormone is developed in your body when specified minerals come with your own body's own Testosterone Booster supply into contact. DHT practically chokes the life out-of them, stopping them from absorbing vitamins from your system and binds to hair roots. Of taking a highquality DHT blocking product the significance shouldn't be underestimated as DHT may be the key cause of female-pattern baldness. Actually, if you follow only 1 of the three steps, get this to the stage you follow!

http://mirahealthgarciniablog.com/alpha-peak/
 

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About a week ago my husband somehow picked up Peak Performance 2010. I tried to figure out how to get rid of it and the only thing I could do at the time was to use Loaris Trojan Remover. It helped some but my Avast is ALWAYS blocking a different malware every time we go on the internet now and the computer seems to be running slower than normal. Hope you can help!!!

HP computer
We run windows XP

A:Peak Performance 2010 started it

HELP ME PLEASE!!!!!! I need advise!!!

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Recently the idea of purchasing some more RAM crossed my mind considering how cheap it can be now. After doing some searchin on google, i found mixed feelings towards whether or not you should have more than 1GB of RAM. I also started reading about the Windows Page file. I am running the following system: 3.2GHz P4 with 1GB of RAM. I download alot of torrent files but i am not a hardcore gamer. My question is why does it seem like windows is not using my ram to its full potential. The Peak always shows about 667236, and while i am currently downloading a torrent the page file is at 635MB. Should the page file not only be in use when you need to store more memory than u have RAM? What settings/modifications should I make for optimal performance, and should I get more RAM? I was thinking adding another 512.

At one point i disabled the Page File but Photoshop got mad. Is there anything wrong with disabling the PF, and should u when u have a certain amount of RAM?

Any guidance helpful.
 

A:Solved: Ram+peak+page File

Windows XP always uses the page file for low priority data regardless of how much physical memory is free. If you still have a lot of physical memory free while you are using as much of it as you ever would, you do not need to upgrade your memory. 1GB of memory is usually more than enough for any normal task. And no, it is not a good idea to disable the page file, as you found out.
 

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I don't know which catagory this should be under, but basically the image i attached is how low it has to be on a regular basis, any higher and its deafening. I don't know why it was reduced to such a tiny number and the problem is that if i want to adjust it to be a little quieter, it might as well be mute, not that its supr quiet but because its so close to zero.

In the past i've had it at elast half-way up the main volume meter but for some reason there are days like today that just changes what each percentage means (20% - 20% monday 20% - 50% tuesday) although this is just a guess on what's going on.
 

A:Solved: Volume Issue

Is there a volume control on the speakers|headset that can be turned down?
 

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I just got this HP laptop this week and when watching video the volumne starts out normal then gets really high and then really low going to mute and all over again.  What is wrong.  Very frustrated.

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First, this problem is extremely low priority. It's not a problem or something that is causing me from doing something or hurting anything. It's just so odd that I couldn't find anything on it from Google.

Second, a few background things. I am running Windows XP Professional, on a custom built PC. My keyboard has no software and is just a generic PS/2 wireless keyboard. I have no software that I'm aware of that shows the Volume OSD.

I was in VS2008 the other day when this problem first happened. I'm pretty fast at typing and therefore was unaware what key sequence caused the anomaly. However, as I was typing, suddenly a volume OSD appeared on my screen. It surprised me so naturally, I tried to replicate it. I retyped the entire line of code I was working on many times, but never saw the problem again.

Today, I opened VS2008 back up and it happened again. This time, the line was considerably shorter and I found the problem sequence. It's tricky, but I can now get it to happen every single time. This is not limited to only VS2008 as I can get it to work in any application or simply on my desktop.

Anyway, if I type these exact letters within split seconds of each other while holding the left shift, the volume OSD pops up every time. "HDC" (no quotes when typing it)

It's so odd, but I know there has to be something installed/running that is causing it to pop up. I've tried left shift and each of the letters alone, but nothing... Read more

A:Strange Volume OSD issue.

sounds like your volume control is linked to a hot key which you are hitting. Since this is a custom pc check out the sound control software installed. Odds are it was updated when you did the mainboard driver updates with a mainboard supplied overlay.
 

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I recently purchased an HP a6202n desktop computer with Realtek high def audio and installed XP on it...I have installed the most recent XP driver for the audio (WDM R183) but can't get proper volume from my speakers or headphones. I've plugged my headphones and speakers into my roommate's comp to get an idea of the volume difference and they both play about twice as loud on his. I've tried cranking up all my volume controls, playing audio in various programs (iTunes, Windows Media) and adjusting the volume within the software but can't get it to play at a proper level. Any advice?

A:Audio volume issue

http://h10025.www1.hp.com/ewfrf/wc/d...0207_lowvolume

even though this is for vista, go to number 3...make sure the bios is set correctly.

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I have this huge problem with my volume mixer. I re-sat my TF2 volume to about 24, and now i want it up again, but guess what happens... Every time i then close TF2 or even pick an other server, it re-sets itself back to 24. Please help since i am a sound geek.

A:Volume Mixer issue

Now to test, i sat my Steam sound to zero in volume mixer... And it stayed there. What i also found out is that the sound only goes down to that level when I'm entering a server. Any help would be appreciated.

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How do I increase volume on Idea Pad 110?.  Brand new, out of the box and volume is poor.
 
Mod's Edit: Additional information added to Subject line for clarity of issue.
 

A:Idea Pad 110 - Volume issue

Hi Kerryd1,
 
Thanks for posting and welcome to the forum!
 
What Ideapad 110 you got? Am I right to assume that you've used the F2/F3 buttons located on the top of the keyboard and through the volume control located in the taskbar? ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------Did someone help you today? Thank them with a Kudo! If you find a post helpful and it answers your question, please mark it as an "Accepted Solution"!
 
This will help the rest of the Community with similar issues identify the verified solution and benefit from it.
 
Mod's Edit: Additional information added to Subject line for clarity of issue.
 

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I've been experiencing issues with low volume on/off since migrating to Windows 7 as well as overall poorer sound quality it doesn't feel rich in bass and sound quality. I'm not an expert but I get much fuller sound when connecting headphones to different devices then when playback is through headphones on Widows 7.

I never experienced these issues with Windows XP. It is highly annoying and sound quality through speaker playback seems absolutely fine. I've tried searching for solution on Google which it seems to be a common problem but haven't came across a solution.

Operating System: Windows 7 Ultimate
Headphones: Logitech Ultimate Ears 400vi (In-Ear)
Speakers: Logitech Z906 (5.1)
Audio Driver: Realtek High Definition Audio 2.71 Vista
Equalizer: SRS Audio Sandbox v1.10.2.0
Music Genres: Trance and 2Pac
I have tried playing around with SRS and can usually tweak it to satisfaction but recently I find I need to keep adjusting/trying out different presets etc due to the on/off experiencing issues with volume. Any help with resolve would be great as 90% of the time I use headphones and it really lacks the fullness.. even when turning the volume high up

Edit: I don't experience no crackle or distortions just really lacks fullness.. especially as my headphones are In-Ear you really expect fullness. I'm not the type that loves loud music but the overall quality just lacks

A:Headphones Low Volume Issue

What I did was install dolby advanced audio on my computer because the sound that was given to me by Lenovo wasn't cutting it for me so after I installed it the sound seemed a lot louder here is a link to Lenovo's website and you should be able to download it let me know how it goes

Dolby Advanced Audio V2 User Interface Driver for Windows 7 (32-bit, 64-bit) - ThinkPad L430, L530

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Okay, I've been using Winamp with the same volume settings for months to play my MP3s - preamp at zero, Winamp volume at maximum, and PC volume at 2%.

A few hours ago I decided to play a MIDI file. The song played at a low volume and I increased my PC speakers to around 20% to be able to listen to it properly. I thought that was normal, since the MIDI file was of extremely low quality. However when I resumed playing my MP3 files, it played at the same volume as the MIDI file, and I could barely hear anything at 2%, which is what I want to keep my PC volume at. Any idea why this might have happened? I tried reinstalling it, but no change. Thanks

I posted this in the Winamp technical support forum, but my thread was barely looked at. Thanks for any help.

I should mention that the playback volume is fine with other media players, and I have to adjust my PC speaker volume to 60% on Winamp to reach the volume I used to get on 2%, prior to playing that MIDI file.

A:Winamp volume issue

This thread can be locked/deleted. I got it. Thanks.

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Have an ideapad y700. Booted up my computer and suddenly the volume slider for the volume mixer isn't working for individual programs. If I set volume for one program on 3 and put the main slider to max, the program will go by the main slider's level, not it's individual slider.

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Hey guys, I've been having a problem with the recording volume on my headset with a microphone attached to it.

For some reason the default recording volume is extremely low. I go into Control Panel > Sounds & Audio Devices > Voice > Voice Recording > Volume and turn the recording volume up and my microphone works as it should.

The problems occurs randomly. I will say something and not receive a response from whomever I am talking to, and later check in the same area where I previously raised my recording volume and for some reason it has gone back down to the extreme low that it was at prior to me adjusting it.

Is there any way to change the default volume on this device?
 

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I recently replaced my hard drive, and upon partitioning it switched my boot drive volume letter to (H. Since this I have continuously seen the error message WINDOWS - NO DISK "Exception Processing Message c0000013 Parameters 75b6bf7c 4 75b6bf7c 75b6bf7c" when trying to run Spybot S&D as well as other various programs and setups. I am running Windows XP.

I'm assuming this has something to do with my volume letter, in which case I have learned that it can't be changed. However, hoping I'm wrong, does anyone know why this might be happening? Or in the case that it is due to the drive letter, what should I do?
 

A:Boot Volume Issue

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Hi I am running Windows XP SP2 and have a adsl broadband with a Belkin wireless modem/router. I have just bought a Peak Wireless Network Camera (model 3531CLPK330W) which has an inbuilt web server which can feed a video stream to the internet without needing an attached pc. You just configure it with the pc after connection to the router and then let it get on with sending out video irrespective of if the pc is on or not. The stream can be viewed on any web browser with Active X or java.

OK, I can connect it fine to my network, the router assigns it an IP number and I can view video fine on any machine within my network of 4 pc's. At present, for example my main pc has network IP number 192.168.2.2 and the netcam 192.168.2.4. My ISP IP number (Dynamically assigned) at this time is 86.30.20.33.

I have asked various people online to check the camera's IP number but (not suprisingly being a number on my network) they cannot see it. As I say, it works just fine within my network.

The netcam is configurable vis web browser controls and has various options regarding TCP numbers etc that I am reluctant to interfere with until I have a better idea what I am doing.

Can anyone advise me how to configure the netcam so it can be accessed from the internet?

Many thanks
 

A:Peak Wireless SOHO Netcam problem

Is your Web IP address (sometimes also called WAN IP, external IP, etc), i.e NOT the 192.168.. IP address a static or a dynamic IP address? You'll have signed up for one or the other with your ISP.

I suspect it is the latter; thus from time to time (the frequency depending on your ISP) it will change, hence the name(!), and your external users will have difficulty accessing your webcam.

Your either obtain a static IP from your ISP, these tend to cost a couple of quid more per month, or you can stick with the dynamic IP address, but you can sign up to a Dynamic DNS service. This will allow you to obtain a name for your site/webcam (e.g. fred.domain.com or whgatever) and the DynDNS serivce will keep your name current with your dynamic IP. You will find that www.dyndns.com, or www.no-ip.com (to name but two, there are many others) offer a basic free service that may meet your needs. You'll need to run a little program on either your router or a PC on your LAN that periodically notifies the DynDNS service when the WAN IP changes: some routers have such software as standard, or your can check your DynDNS providers site as they often provide such software for download.

Your friends need never beinformaed of the WAN IP numbers; you just tell them the memorable name you configured up with the DynDNS provider.

The 192.168... are private LAN addresses and are not routable over the Internet.
 

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