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by marzsyndrome
Fri May 16, 2008 5:59 pm
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: [Rel] System File Patches >09/23/08<
Replies: 328
Views: 248389

Any news on whether it'll be possible to hack the USB speed in your 'preferred' way soon, Zacam? :)
by marzsyndrome
Thu May 08, 2008 2:37 pm
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: [Release] Internet Explorer 7 English w/Updates (v2.0.4a)
Replies: 926
Views: 388747

If you read the Overview and the System Requirements however, it mentions Service Pack 3 for the first time. Intriguing.
by marzsyndrome
Thu May 08, 2008 7:17 am
Forum: Update Pack Discussion
Topic: XP and IE6 / IE7 Issues (from MS IE Team Blog)
Replies: 5
Views: 1955

So basically, an svcpack T-13 installer is more recommended than integration/slipstreaming it?
by marzsyndrome
Wed May 07, 2008 5:46 pm
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: [Release] Internet Explorer 7 English w/Updates (v2.0.4a)
Replies: 926
Views: 388747

Guys, guys........... maybe we should wait and see if MS update IE7 to properly support SP3 compatbility, yes?
by marzsyndrome
Tue May 06, 2008 5:39 pm
Forum: Update Pack Discussion
Topic: SP3 and IE7
Replies: 93
Views: 25773

You know guys, all this talk of "SP3 doesn't like this and that" isn't helping me to convince myself that SP3 is the way to go so far, lmao.

Think I'll sit it out with SP2 until we can be sure all the bugs and incompatibility problems have been sorted out!
by marzsyndrome
Fri May 02, 2008 1:31 pm
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: [Release] RyanVM Addons Pack 1.9.0 (Updated 2008-08-25)
Replies: 272
Views: 639869

Just out of interest, Ryan........ what tool do you use to create R_Addons.cab? When I try to modify addons myself to add updated files for my own use, I just tend to use PowerArchiver. If there's a good freeware alternative out there however (when it comes to CABing), feel free to point me out to i...
by marzsyndrome
Fri May 02, 2008 12:50 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Sometimes I wonder (regarding addon policies)...
Replies: 3
Views: 1554

Sometimes I wonder (regarding addon policies)...

Why do some people take the idea of credit and code-protection so seriously that they get all angry over anyone over anything, regardless of where that person sits in the IQ and Politeness levels? Like, I was browsing through some old posts and discovered an incident from a while back where somebody...
by marzsyndrome
Fri May 02, 2008 9:58 am
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: [Release] Onepiece IE7-8 XP/2003 Addon Maker
Replies: 554
Views: 309414

So, just to clarify nonno fabio, have the True Addons on the first page been updated to support SP3 *only* in future (as in they'll no longer work with an SP2+RVMUP source)? And the T-13 installers are the only SP2-compatible options now?
by marzsyndrome
Thu May 01, 2008 7:34 pm
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: [RELEASE] Boooggy's WMP 11 direct integration solution
Replies: 1084
Views: 428644

I don't mean to change it as in replace its original purpose - I mean provide it as a bonus feature. Does that make sense now? And if there are svcpack addons out there, I don't know of any. Though it would be really good if there was an easy guide on how to make your own, so that you could use rep...
by marzsyndrome
Thu May 01, 2008 12:02 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: I should probably be wary of SP3 ATM if I were you...
Replies: 4
Views: 1246

I should probably be wary of SP3 ATM if I were you...

Judging by recent findings while browsing Neowin (who btw have direct download links to all the various language versions of it).... According to kundalini_81 on this TechNet thread (and Scandal_UK in this one) , the downloadable version is only a Release Candidate. 1stknight however states it is th...
by marzsyndrome
Thu May 01, 2008 3:20 am
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: [RELEASE] Boooggy's WMP 11 direct integration solution
Replies: 1084
Views: 428644

I don't mean to change it as in replace its original purpose - I mean provide it as a bonus feature. Does that make sense now? And if there are svcpack addons out there, I don't know of any. Though it would be really good if there was an easy guide on how to make your own, so that you could use repl...
by marzsyndrome
Wed Apr 30, 2008 12:18 pm
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: [RELEASE] Boooggy's WMP 11 direct integration solution
Replies: 1084
Views: 428644

Booogy, I was just wondering....... would it be possible in the future to have the program make an alternative T-13 installer with all the customizations? Kinda like how there's a program by OnePiece to make a T-13 installer for IE7. I figured this alternate suggestion might come in handy for those ...
by marzsyndrome
Sun Apr 27, 2008 5:26 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Should I really try to jump to SP3 straight away? I have co
Replies: 3
Views: 1166

Should I really try to jump to SP3 straight away? I have concerns.

I remember when SP2 first came out, I kept reading problems here and there from others with certain applications and games after upgrading to it, hence I chose to stick with SP1 for a good while. Eventually after a long period I made the move to SP2 and didn't encounter any problems myself at that p...
by marzsyndrome
Sat Apr 12, 2008 1:30 pm
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: [Release] Kels' UberPacK v16.6 & Notepad2-Mod
Replies: 1360
Views: 384976

Anyone know if the new Notepad2 includes code65536's changes from his custom build? :)
by marzsyndrome
Thu Apr 03, 2008 4:05 pm
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: [Request] GetDiz (NFO-reading tool)
Replies: 2
Views: 1340

[Request] GetDiz (NFO-reading tool)

http://www.outertech.com/index.php?_charisma_page=product&id=4 What do you think guys? It's pretty popular judging by what the company are saying, I've certainly been using it for a few years now, it's freeware and simple to use, and it's a pretty neat alternative to DAMN NFO Viewer I reckon. :) Plu...
by marzsyndrome
Wed Apr 02, 2008 8:53 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Is WindowBlinds worth using you think?
Replies: 12
Views: 3225

Is WindowBlinds worth using you think?

I always wondered why many people tend to release themes in this format only. And apparently it can do things like replicate the transparent glass effect of Vista.


I always feared it was some kind of bloated application however. Am I correct?
by marzsyndrome
Thu Mar 27, 2008 7:46 pm
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: [RELEASE] Boooggy's WMP 11 direct integration solution
Replies: 1084
Views: 428644

The following wikipedia article does a better job of giving general definitions of product release stages. Now if google would only get it through their heads that buggy software cannot be perpetually called beta (I'm looking at you, gmail ) then maybe it wouldn't be so hard for others to understan...
by marzsyndrome
Sat Mar 22, 2008 2:04 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Best Virtual Machine program to use?
Replies: 5
Views: 2701

Best Virtual Machine program to use?

I did use Virtual PC in the past, but after a major problem with the 2007 version last year where it appeared to not provide any means of uninstalling it afterwards, meaning my attempts to try and manually remove everything as per various guides on the net caused me to somehow kill off my internet c...
by marzsyndrome
Fri Mar 21, 2008 7:14 pm
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: [RELEASE] Boooggy's WMP 11 direct integration solution
Replies: 1084
Views: 428644

Aaaah, cheers very much man! :D
by marzsyndrome
Fri Mar 21, 2008 5:50 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Does Vista RTM/SP1 contain a new expand.exe by any chance?
Replies: 6
Views: 1439

Does Vista RTM/SP1 contain a new expand.exe by any chance?

If so, could anyone happen to upload the file somewhere for me? Cheers! :)
by marzsyndrome
Fri Mar 21, 2008 5:11 pm
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: [RELEASE] Boooggy's WMP 11 direct integration solution
Replies: 1084
Views: 428644

Off-topic I know boooggy, but...... what visual style is that in your first screenshot? I quite like to use that myself! :P
by marzsyndrome
Thu Mar 20, 2008 6:07 pm
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: I know RyanVM doesn't maintain his WMP10 addon anymore but..
Replies: 40
Views: 12079

Ah, wait! Upon closer inspection of the 2.2.1 Update Pack, it appears it contains newer versions of the following files than what are provided in the WMP10 pack: wmasf.dll wmp.dll wmvcore.dll And also contains certain files which match in version info, filesize, date-stamp and checksum and are inclu...
by marzsyndrome
Thu Mar 20, 2008 5:41 pm
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: I know RyanVM doesn't maintain his WMP10 addon anymore but..
Replies: 40
Views: 12079

Well, after carefully comparing everything using the provided pages, I appear to have come to the conclusion that no more hotfixes are needed after Ryan's WMP10 pack.


Well, either that or TheHotfixShare's list is incomplete.
by marzsyndrome
Wed Mar 19, 2008 5:22 pm
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: I know RyanVM doesn't maintain his WMP10 addon anymore but..
Replies: 40
Views: 12079

I'd be interested also in knowing which hotfixes RyanVM included in his pack and what later ones would be needed. Looking at the contents of the pack itself doesn't seem to make it clearer for me...
by marzsyndrome
Wed Mar 19, 2008 5:21 pm
Forum: Update Pack Discussion
Topic: Best order of apps to use when integrating?
Replies: 13
Views: 4377

Best order of apps to use when integrating?

I assume it goes something like Integrator > nLite > Driverpacks, but what if you were to get other programs such as WMP11 Slipstreamer and V'ISO involved as well?
by marzsyndrome
Wed Mar 12, 2008 10:47 am
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: [Release] Royale Noir addon
Replies: 42
Views: 35911

Ah, but wait! It appears I just discovered something very interesting.... I'm not sure if you all knew, but one thing shellstyle.dll appears to do is determine how the Common Tasks section of your explorer window (if you enabled it) should look graphic-wise. With metal_ss.dll left as it is, Common T...
by marzsyndrome
Wed Mar 12, 2008 9:41 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Is Integrator compatible with RunOnceEx switchless installer
Replies: 9
Views: 2129

Sure, why not! :)
by marzsyndrome
Wed Mar 12, 2008 5:12 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Is Integrator compatible with RunOnceEx switchless installer
Replies: 9
Views: 2129

Sooooooo.... I would have to add RunOnce exes myself to the appropriate file? Speaking of which, I think I've actually forgotten how you add RunOnceEx files to an unattended windows setup...... it's been a while! :oops:
by marzsyndrome
Wed Mar 12, 2008 4:59 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Is Integrator compatible with RunOnceEx switchless installer
Replies: 9
Views: 2129

Is Integrator compatible with RunOnceEx switchless installers?

As in if I selected it through the latest version (1.5.1), it won't try to add it to svcpack.inf and instead set it up so that it does run under RunOnceEx without any manual modification by moi?


Just need some clarification on this, thanks.
by marzsyndrome
Tue Mar 11, 2008 9:33 pm
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: [Release] Royale Noir addon
Replies: 42
Views: 35911

Hmmm, ok. It's just I always assumed that a typical style would only work correctly if the DLL was named exactly "shellstyle.dll".
by marzsyndrome
Tue Mar 11, 2008 9:19 pm
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: [Release] Onepiece IE7-8 XP/2003 Addon Maker
Replies: 554
Views: 309414

storprop.dll does not get copied over from driver.cab when integrating either OnePiece_IE7AddOn_2.0.4_INTL_Only_for_RVMi.7z or OnePiece_IE7AddOn_2.0.4_ENU_Only_for_RVM_Update_Pack.7z using integrator 1.5.1 and nothing else (not even rvm update pack) . Er, pardon me for pointing this out, but if you...
by marzsyndrome
Tue Mar 11, 2008 7:01 pm
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: [Release] Royale Noir addon
Replies: 42
Views: 35911

Just one thing about noir.inf, Kel....

Code: Select all

[theme.noir]
metal_ss.dll
Shouldn't it be something more like this........?

Code: Select all

[theme.noir]
shellstyle.dll,metal_ss.dll
by marzsyndrome
Tue Mar 11, 2008 4:28 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What's the advantage of reg_expand_sz over reg_expand?
Replies: 1
Views: 906

What's the advantage of reg_expand_sz over reg_expand?

I was thinking about this just now while reading the threads relating to cursor packs on here. The only difference I notice is that reg_expand_sz causes all outputs using that to be converted to hex code when you export the registry settings. Surely that just makes it more difficult to adjust afterw...
by marzsyndrome
Fri Jan 18, 2008 9:13 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: How can I automate this XBCD 360 driver setup?
Replies: 3
Views: 1207

I'm not too sure how one goes about setting up a script to make it update a driver through Device Manager in an automated manner. Is it all to do with the registry and what settings are put in, or is it a lot more complicated?
by marzsyndrome
Mon Dec 31, 2007 10:39 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: How can I automate this XBCD 360 driver setup?
Replies: 3
Views: 1207

How can I automate this XBCD 360 driver setup?

Basically, this page tells you how to setup your 360 gamepad properly after installing the XBCD 360 program.


Is there a way to do this in an unattended style when installing an unattended Windows onto your system with a 360 pad attached?
by marzsyndrome
Sat Dec 08, 2007 6:51 pm
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: [Release] Kels' Runtimes v8.8
Replies: 922
Views: 561368

Kelsenellenelvian wrote:I don't have frogaspi In mypack...
You definitely used to though. I'm not too sure what happened. FrogASPI works brilliant for me I must say! :)
by marzsyndrome
Sun Dec 02, 2007 6:10 pm
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: [Release] Kels' Runtimes v8.8
Replies: 922
Views: 561368

Bit off-topic, but I noticed RogueSpear's removed FrogASPI from his pack as well.


Is there an issue with it that I'm unaware about?
by marzsyndrome
Thu Sep 13, 2007 8:07 am
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: [Release] Kels' Runtimes v8.8
Replies: 922
Views: 561368

If it helps, the following sites host a "vbrun500.exe" file containing, presumably, the file(s) you're looking for... http://www.kif.li/kdc/Tools/index.php http://84.113.22.230:7980/archiv/user/vbrun/ http://personal.inet.fi/luonto/markkuhyttinen/kotikirjanpito.htm http://www.shrum.net/cats.php?dir=...
by marzsyndrome
Tue Sep 11, 2007 5:31 pm
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: [Release] Caravel Deadly Rooms Of Death Addon v1.6.7-070905
Replies: 10
Views: 7320

I like this game lots. :) Don't kill it, Mrs Peel!
by marzsyndrome
Tue Sep 11, 2007 5:22 pm
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: [Release] Paul Neave's Flash Games Addon v1.1-070905
Replies: 18
Views: 15183

It's a brilliant pack MrsPeel! :) Don't kill it!
by marzsyndrome
Thu May 31, 2007 1:03 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Is there any way to retain the visual style on a CMD window?
Replies: 1
Views: 760

Is there any way to retain the visual style on a CMD window?

I've noticed that whenever you bring up a command window in XP - regardless of visual style - it always uses a bog-standard window format. Yet it appears Vista is able to have stylish-looking command windows without a problem. Is it possible to make it the same for XP at all?


Cheers.
by marzsyndrome
Sat May 12, 2007 11:36 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: How do I manually integrate LegitCheckControl.cab to my XP s
Replies: 2
Views: 981

How do I manually integrate LegitCheckControl.cab to my XP source?

There's a WGA 1.7.36 available from the Genuine section of the Microsoft site (in other words, it's what's chosen to be installed when you attempt to download off their Downloads section). I feel the need to update to this latest DLL (direct link here ), but I can't seem to adapt the INF from either...
by marzsyndrome
Mon Dec 25, 2006 11:23 pm
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: [Release] Color Aero Vista Cursors v1.1 *Updated*
Replies: 7
Views: 3402

Where exactly did these cursors come from? I can't find them at the Deviantart account you linked to.
by marzsyndrome
Mon Dec 25, 2006 11:14 pm
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: Attention to all Cursor Addon Creators & Includers
Replies: 8
Views: 4466

Nice to see a thread like this! Although personally I just edit the INF and replace all %10%s with %%SystemRoot%%s instead, and that disables the pop-up problems.
by marzsyndrome
Tue Dec 05, 2006 2:19 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Anyone using Vista at the moment?
Replies: 6
Views: 1705

I looked around on there but can't find anyone offering the RTM fonts for download?
by marzsyndrome
Tue Dec 05, 2006 8:46 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Anyone using Vista at the moment?
Replies: 6
Views: 1705

Anyone using Vista at the moment?

I was interested in knowing what versions the Vista fonts are at in the RTM...... after noticing a v5.0 of SegoeUI and Calibri in Ricktendo's Vista Sidebar addon, I'm convinced there must be an original source from somewhere! Googling doesn't seem to come up with any good sites.
by marzsyndrome
Fri Dec 01, 2006 8:38 am
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: [Release] European Union Expansion Font Update Addon v1.1
Replies: 15
Views: 14137

So, can someone confirm to me that these new fonts are only of use to certain foreign language XP users, and not needed at all for English XPs?
by marzsyndrome
Wed Nov 01, 2006 5:33 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: KGB Archiver - opinions?
Replies: 5
Views: 1415

KGB Archiver - opinions?

http://kgbarchiver.sourceforge.net/


Said to compress a lot more than 7-Zip generally. But would you use it for future bulky archives?
by marzsyndrome
Mon Oct 23, 2006 11:55 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Firefox v2.0 final to be released Tuesday
Replies: 13
Views: 2799

I think I'll hold off from upgrading to 2.0 for the time being, at least until many of my fave extensions and themes update themselves to support it.
by marzsyndrome
Sat Oct 21, 2006 12:03 pm
Forum: Update Pack Discussion
Topic: [Req] Can Microsoft Update be provided as add-on
Replies: 30
Views: 8649

DataStor.ed_ - Create a zero-length file named DataStor.edb and compress it with CABARC. Replace the existing file in I386 with your new one. Yes, the compressed file will be larger than zero bytes. No, you cannot skip CABARC without breaking your install. Nor can you simply delete this file from I...