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by ELiTE
Tue Jun 17, 2014 2:18 pm
Forum: Community Update Packs
Topic: Welcome to Windows XP Service Pack 4
Replies: 2220
Views: 1535034

Just noticed the source contains that file, but after integrating SP4 the file is missing ?? ... why would the integration process delete the file if it's needed ?? Could someone confirm if they have this file 'intact' after integrating :rolleyes: Okay. I don't think it's being deleted. It's just n...
by ELiTE
Tue Jun 17, 2014 12:42 pm
Forum: Community Update Packs
Topic: Welcome to Windows XP Service Pack 4
Replies: 2220
Views: 1535034

Well, sounds like you've narrowed the issue down to a corrupt file being integrated. The file containing winntbbu.dll is bad. I don't see any other possibility. Doesn't happen often with RVM sourced files but it can happen when stored on a web host file server either that or, as you stated, your cop...
by ELiTE
Tue Jun 17, 2014 10:12 am
Forum: Community Update Packs
Topic: Welcome to Windows XP Service Pack 4
Replies: 2220
Views: 1535034

Erm, impossible ??? Getting this on 2x different machines at 2x different locations. Could it be something else ? Well, I've seen this before many times. Bad integration caused by memory errors, disc burning too fast or faulty disc burning caused by memory errors or during a VM session read/write e...
by ELiTE
Mon Jun 16, 2014 4:40 pm
Forum: Community Update Packs
Topic: Welcome to Windows XP Service Pack 4
Replies: 2220
Views: 1535034

=[FEAR]=JIGSAW wrote:I keep getting this ???
Sadly, that's YOU not the file. That's a world famous Windows OS indicator of a read/write error caused by faulty ram memory. Reseat and test your memory dimms before proceeding further............ :lol:
by ELiTE
Mon Jun 02, 2014 2:18 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Windows 9 Arriving April 2015
Replies: 0
Views: 2275

Windows 9 Arriving April 2015

Windows 9 Arriving April 2015

Well, even the most ardent XP lover sooner or later has to throw in the towel and get with the times. For your neverending OS upgrading enjoyment: http://www.majorgeeks.com/news/story/mi ... ows_9.html .......... 8)
by ELiTE
Sat May 31, 2014 10:32 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Simple registry hack allows XP to update security
Replies: 2
Views: 1698

already discussed here: http://www.ryanvm.net/forum/viewtopic.php?t=10459 Yea, that's the problem with these 'members only' sections. You have to log in (which I can't be bothered half the time) just to keep up with what's going on. AND more importantly, VISITORS to the site don't have access to an...
by ELiTE
Sat May 03, 2014 11:14 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Latest Critical Internet Explorer Patch Warning
Replies: 6
Views: 2145

Yup. Just DL'd the patch and installed. No issues. Guy must have had something else going on with his rig. That's a load off everyone's mind for sure.

Thanks again Mike84............. 8)
by ELiTE
Sat May 03, 2014 11:04 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Latest Critical Internet Explorer Patch Warning
Replies: 6
Views: 2145

Mike84 wrote:I don't have this problem.
That's good to hear. Don't want to run into a big hassle with this IE patch. Thanks for the post............. 8)
by ELiTE
Sat May 03, 2014 10:35 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Latest Critical Internet Explorer Patch Warning
Replies: 6
Views: 2145

Latest Critical Internet Explorer Patch Warning

So now what are we supposed to do?

Windows May Fail To Boot Up After Installing Latest Internet Explorer Patch

http://www.techarp.com/showarticle.aspx?artno=814 ........... :rolleyes:
by ELiTE
Sun Apr 27, 2014 7:16 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Internet Explorer versions 6-11 vulnerable
Replies: 5
Views: 2645

Internet Explorer versions 6-11 vulnerable

A Zero-day vulnerability has been confirmed by Microsoft that involves IE6 through IE11. The vulnerability is a remote code execution vulnerability which exists in the way that Internet Explorer accesses an object in memory that has been deleted or has not been properly allocated...... http://www.ma...
by ELiTE
Wed Apr 09, 2014 10:24 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Holy Crap: AMD Radeon R9 295X2 8 GB
Replies: 8
Views: 3947

Holy Crap: AMD Radeon R9 295X2 8 GB

Having been a video card fanatic for many years I thought I'd seen it all. I've spent a few grand on these puppies over the last decade and after each purchase I convinced myself that I was good to go for the forseeable future. I'm guessing I was wrong. Vid cards are going places that 10 years ago y...
by ELiTE
Fri Mar 07, 2014 8:03 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Last XP patch to be released this Tuesday
Replies: 4
Views: 1905

I personally don't think XP is going away anytime soon:

Support for XP to continue in China

http://www.majorgeeks.com/news/story/su ... china.html
by ELiTE
Fri Mar 07, 2014 6:12 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Last XP patch to be released this Tuesday
Replies: 4
Views: 1905

Last XP patch to be released this Tuesday

Well,...............hmmmmmmmmmm

http://www.majorgeeks.com/news/story/la ... esday.html .............. 8)
by ELiTE
Wed Feb 26, 2014 2:28 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Need Windows Live Essentials Offline Download Link
Replies: 2
Views: 1696

@OnePiece Alb

Thank you kindly.......... 8)
by ELiTE
Wed Feb 26, 2014 11:53 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Need Windows Live Essentials Offline Download Link
Replies: 2
Views: 1696

Need Windows Live Essentials Offline Download Link

Just wasted an hour looking for a DL link for the full offline installer of Windows Live Essentials 16.4.3522. Anyone in the RVM Army know what it is? Thanks......... 8)
by ELiTE
Tue Feb 25, 2014 12:22 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Apple Security Flaw: Say It Aint So
Replies: 3
Views: 1351

Apple Security Flaw: Say It Aint So

Little off topic but I'm sure there's an iPhone or two floating around out there in RVM land.

http://www.cbc.ca/news/technology/apple ... -1.2549246
by ELiTE
Sun Feb 16, 2014 10:59 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: M$ Security Apps High CPU Usage Fix
Replies: 2
Views: 1204

M$ Security Apps High CPU Usage Fix

Fixing the High CPU Usage & Perfomance of Microsoft Security Essentials and Windows Defender

http://www.majorgeeks.com/news/story/fi ... ender.html
by ELiTE
Fri Feb 14, 2014 8:21 pm
Forum: Windows XP Professional x64 Edition
Topic: 5eraph's post-SP2 Update Pack v2017-06_2
Replies: 964
Views: 475095

You can use mega.co.nz It's fast, has no ads, high file size limits, and no problem with DMCA or MS (I host my update packs for Win7 there). Yea, I don't think it works like that. "I think" the laws of the country your IP address originates from apply. A US citizen is bound by US laws etc. I'm 99% ...
by ELiTE
Tue Dec 03, 2013 8:54 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 7-Zip Releases
Replies: 56
Views: 21516

WinRAR 5.01 just released ........ 8)
by ELiTE
Tue Dec 03, 2013 12:07 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 7-Zip Releases
Replies: 56
Views: 21516

OnePiece Alb wrote:...... maybe it has to do with the compatibility with the new WinRar v5
Exactly right. More info Here ...... 8)
by ELiTE
Thu Nov 07, 2013 6:31 pm
Forum: Switchless Installer Discussion
Topic: It gets worse... (Where'd the subforums go?)
Replies: 20
Views: 10856

Re: Ryan's Idea Other options for consideration: -move all switchless + addon sections to 'members only' -disable downloads for non-members (done on other sites) -make the whole site members only -disable hotlinking from other sites -institute a 10 post policy before new members can post external li...
by ELiTE
Thu Nov 07, 2013 5:20 pm
Forum: Switchless Installer Discussion
Topic: It gets worse... (Where'd the subforums go?)
Replies: 20
Views: 10856

Well, we see 'Adsense' is back on the site so that has to be a good sign eh?

Time to get back to business and put this ridiculous thing behind us........

IMHO I think Ryan's plan to put both sub forums in the 'Members Only' section is a good one............ 8)
by ELiTE
Wed Nov 06, 2013 10:10 pm
Forum: Switchless Installer Discussion
Topic: It gets worse... (Where'd the subforums go?)
Replies: 20
Views: 10856

Wincert had the same problem a few months ago. It is a kind of censorship by money if you think of it.... There's definitely something out of whack here. There's almost 1500 apps listed in my subforum. Never had a problem until recently. 4 years without a hitch. There's a lot of apps I didn't post ...
by ELiTE
Wed Nov 06, 2013 7:26 pm
Forum: Switchless Installer Discussion
Topic: It gets worse... (Where'd the subforums go?)
Replies: 20
Views: 10856

Re: It gets worse... (Where'd the subforums go?)

So I've removed ELiTE's Apps from the site and am now appealing the decision. ELiTE, I'm very sorry to have pulled your forum, but I can't sacrifice the entire site over it and this is now the second copyright notice I've gotten over it. Hopefully you understand that it was nothing personal. :cry: ...
by ELiTE
Fri Nov 01, 2013 9:14 am
Forum: Community Update Packs
Topic: Welcome to Windows XP Service Pack 4
Replies: 2220
Views: 1535034

harkaz wrote:XP SP4 M3 has been finalised and receives final testing. It will be available for download and testing in a few hours.
Just like to congratulate you on an excellent piece of work. You started out with a great idea and turned it into a functioning reality. Just amazing.............. 8)
by ELiTE
Wed Oct 30, 2013 9:49 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Adobe cyberattack exposed 38 million
Replies: 1
Views: 1133

Adobe cyberattack exposed 38 million

Adobe Systems Inc said on Tuesday that the scope of a cyber-security breach disclosed nearly a month ago was far bigger than initially reported, with attackers obtaining data on more than 38 million customer accounts .............. 8)
by ELiTE
Sat Oct 26, 2013 11:34 am
Forum: Windows XP Professional
Topic: XPSP3_QFE_UpdatePack for Windows XP Post-SP3 20180109
Replies: 2650
Views: 1010961

I posted an OPINION relating to a TOPIC. Sadly, there's a few folks here that need to learn PERSONAL ATTACKS are UNACCEPTABLE at ANY time and will NOT BE TOLERATED period. EVERYBODY is ENTITLED to post an OPINION. Anyone is ENTITLED to disagree. I have no personal opinions about XP. It is an object....
by ELiTE
Sat Oct 26, 2013 8:06 am
Forum: Windows XP Professional
Topic: XPSP3_QFE_UpdatePack for Windows XP Post-SP3 20180109
Replies: 2650
Views: 1010961

Considering the you are writing in a forum regarding slipstreaming it takes some real guts to type so many wrong statements in one sentence and hope nobody notices. Sadly, PUNKS like YOU need to learn to show RESPECT in this forum. Shooting your mouth off at other members will get you nowhere aroun...
by ELiTE
Fri Oct 25, 2013 2:06 pm
Forum: Windows XP Professional
Topic: XPSP3_QFE_UpdatePack for Windows XP Post-SP3 20180109
Replies: 2650
Views: 1010961

XP is the only one that works perfectly in so many different hardware configurations and virtual machines as well. Yea. XP's biggest issue is it's a pain trying to find drivers that are compatible with 2013 hardware, doesn't natively support Sata 3, can't recognize/format SSD's, still runs off old ...
by ELiTE
Thu Oct 03, 2013 10:11 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Adobe Servers Hacked
Replies: 0
Views: 2049

Adobe Servers Hacked

Adobe servers hacked with 2.9 million customer user names, passwords and credit card numbers compromised.
by ELiTE
Wed Sep 18, 2013 12:14 pm
Forum: Windows 8
Topic: How to install the Media Center Pack in Windows 8.1
Replies: 1
Views: 4498

How to install the Media Center Pack in Windows 8.1

How to install the Media Center Pack in Windows 8.1 Windows 8.1, just like Windows 8, ships with Windows Media Player by default. The program has been crippled by Microsoft as it does not play DVD movies anymore. You may remember that it did play them on Windows 7. So, if you want DVD playback on Wi...
by ELiTE
Sat Sep 14, 2013 11:19 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Adobe Flash Player Direct Downloads
Replies: 148
Views: 79789

Thanks user_hidden.............. 8)
by ELiTE
Sat Sep 14, 2013 10:34 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Adobe Flash Player Direct Downloads
Replies: 148
Views: 79789

Feel like a dummy but here goes: Does Flash no longer have a separate standalone installer for Firefox etc? Could only find the IE installer on the latest 800.174 update page.

http://www.adobe.com/support/flashplayer/downloads.html
by ELiTE
Thu Sep 12, 2013 6:18 pm
Forum: Community Update Packs
Topic: Welcome to Windows XP Service Pack 4
Replies: 2220
Views: 1535034

Not a pro but you could possibly run an ignoreprompt.cmd in your install package: Thank you for visiting Microsoft answers. To turn OFF the Digital signature do these steps:- 1. Open the Command Prompt window by clicking the Start button, clicking All Programs, clicking Accessories, and then Right c...
by ELiTE
Tue Sep 10, 2013 3:20 pm
Forum: Windows XP Professional
Topic: nLite & RVMi disks don't include all folders found in th
Replies: 8
Views: 7442

Re: nLite & RVMi disks don't include all folders found in the MS source

It is a full MS install disk, plus some other content specific to their original installation that could be important in repairing my installation. Best advice: Toss the Dell XP disk. I bought a $1600 HP laptop a few years ago. Loaded with HP specific crap. Solution: Took my Win7 Ultimate Retail di...
by ELiTE
Mon Sep 09, 2013 7:22 pm
Forum: Windows XP Professional
Topic: Onepiece XP Post-SP3 AIO Update Pack FINAL
Replies: 3549
Views: 1280453

Re: RE: XP Repair Install with RVM Integrator disks: why one success, one f

rvm999 wrote: I had 14 errors in the first 8% of the file copy process. Among those I made notes on were: blue_SS.dll; classic.the; compatws.inf; dgnet.inf; dnary.mdb;evntrprv.mof; hhctrlvi.dll; and hisecoc.inf.
Read/Write issues are often hardware related specifically SYSTEM memory errors........... 8)
by ELiTE
Mon Sep 09, 2013 6:32 pm
Forum: Community Update Packs
Topic: Welcome to Windows XP Service Pack 4
Replies: 2220
Views: 1535034

Two thumbs up. EXCELLENT idea. Not my thing, contribution wise, but BEST OF LUCK with your project........... 8)
by ELiTE
Tue Sep 03, 2013 12:14 am
Forum: Windows 8
Topic: How to Get Windows XP Mode on Windows 8
Replies: 1
Views: 4700

How to Get Windows XP Mode on Windows 8

“Windows XP Mode” isn’t included with Windows 8. Microsoft will soon be discontinuing support for Windows XP and doesn’t want anyone using it, even in a virtual machine. However, you can easily set up your own Windows XP mode in Windows 8................ http://www.howtogeek.com/171395/how-to-get-wi...
by ELiTE
Mon Sep 02, 2013 4:05 pm
Forum: Windows XP Professional
Topic: XPSP3_QFE_UpdatePack for Windows XP Post-SP3 20180109
Replies: 2650
Views: 1010961

My apologies to user_hidden. I guess this mini topic should have had it's own thread in General Discussion. I was merely pointing out MY preferences regarding the optimal Windows OS to use with today's hardware. I relied on my PERSONAL experience and in part on this Wikipedia article to help support...
by ELiTE
Mon Sep 02, 2013 12:46 pm
Forum: Windows XP Professional
Topic: XPSP3_QFE_UpdatePack for Windows XP Post-SP3 20180109
Replies: 2650
Views: 1010961

I know the second statement is wrong. AHCI is not dependent on the operating system but on the hardware controller, the bios and the drivers. I've yet to see one storage controller manufacturer that doesn't supply AHCI drivers for XP. Do you have any evidence for the first statement ? This isn't a ...
by ELiTE
Fri Aug 30, 2013 8:31 pm
Forum: Windows XP Professional
Topic: XPSP3_QFE_UpdatePack for Windows XP Post-SP3 20180109
Replies: 2650
Views: 1010961

ChiefZeke wrote:I'm running XP on an ASUS Rampage IV Extreme in AHCI mode - only had to determine compatible drivers; everyhting operating just fine since.
Rock on. How did you get around the SSD formatting issue?......... :D
by ELiTE
Fri Aug 30, 2013 11:29 am
Forum: Windows XP Professional
Topic: XPSP3_QFE_UpdatePack for Windows XP Post-SP3 20180109
Replies: 2650
Views: 1010961

I've never had a laptop that wouldn't run XP perfectly. Sadly, lack of drivers and hardware recognition issues aside, XP is incapable of supporting the latest SSD's due to the new NTFS block sizes they require to be formatted. Also, there is the issue of XP's lack of support for AHCI mode which is ...
by ELiTE
Thu Aug 29, 2013 8:56 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 10 VirtualBox Tricks and Advanced Features
Replies: 1
Views: 1386

10 VirtualBox Tricks and Advanced Features

VirtualBox is packed with features that you may have never used, even if you frequently use it to run virtual machines. VMware keeps many of its best features to its paid versions, but all of VirtualBox’s features are completely free. http://www.howtogeek.com/171228/10-virtualbox-tricks-and-advanced...
by ELiTE
Thu Aug 29, 2013 8:43 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: New Zealand bans software patents
Replies: 0
Views: 1997

New Zealand bans software patents

Move intended to protect innovation in tech industry:

http://www.cbc.ca/news/technology/story ... tware.html
by ELiTE
Sun Aug 25, 2013 3:40 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: MSFN.org state
Replies: 249
Views: 57203

Just tried - MSFN knw it was me but page froze - could not scroll up or down or select link to check forum - had to kill IE and start it again to get back here. Gotta be your ISP. Working great here in London Ontario Canada on Rogers cable internet. Visited MSFN a couple times in the past week also...
by ELiTE
Sun Aug 25, 2013 3:30 pm
Forum: Windows XP Professional
Topic: XPSP3_QFE_UpdatePack for Windows XP Post-SP3 20180109
Replies: 2650
Views: 1010961

samani27 wrote:i got some error while installing windows xp when i inserted in laptop...
Most newer laptops don't like XP. Driver and hardware issues etc. Drop a copy of Win7 (preferably 64 bit) in there and you'll be good to go............. 8)
by ELiTE
Sat Aug 24, 2013 12:23 am
Forum: Windows XP Professional
Topic: List of XP SP3 hotfixes
Replies: 33
Views: 30902

I don't, but I agree that it would be great if nuhi would be willing to update nLite to include everything that rvmi does, or does better than nLite, especially since rvmi's development seems to have stalled for awhile. Cheers and Regards One could also say that nLite and RVMI are 2 different apps ...