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by DisabledTrucker
Thu Nov 24, 2005 1:19 am
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: [Release] SlateRefresh v1.5 Add-On ~1/25/05~
Replies: 72
Views: 35342

Hold on, I have found yet another problem with the way it's installing, for some reason it's having a problem with the .theme and .msstyles files so I have decided to include them in a .7z folder inside the cabinet file for whomever may need them. I can't figure out as to why I haven't seen this pro...
by DisabledTrucker
Sat Nov 19, 2005 12:20 pm
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: [Release] SlateRefresh v1.5 Add-On ~1/25/05~
Replies: 72
Views: 35342

Has anyone tried this latest one yet to see if it's working correctly yet?
by DisabledTrucker
Fri Nov 18, 2005 12:40 am
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: [Release] SlateRefresh v1.5 Add-On ~1/25/05~
Replies: 72
Views: 35342

Ok, I think I have it fixed finally, uploading it now, give it a try and see how this one does, if it's still not working, I'll just pull out the "extras" and leave the theme itself with the backgrounds, since I know they should work...
by DisabledTrucker
Thu Nov 17, 2005 10:38 am
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: [RELEASE] dgelwins most stupid addon
Replies: 42
Views: 8595

I've noticed the difference it makes on CRT's, but it was mainly designed for LCD monitors, so that may be why you can't tell any difference with it and without it on an old CRT...
by DisabledTrucker
Thu Nov 17, 2005 9:23 am
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: [Release] SlateRefresh v1.5 Add-On ~1/25/05~
Replies: 72
Views: 35342

I have still yet to fix the problem with the quotes, my system I have it on is slowed currently by some other work I am working on to the point I either have to wait for what it's doing or reboot, and rebooting's not an option at this point... (File compression of rather humongous files from drive t...
by DisabledTrucker
Wed Nov 16, 2005 11:57 pm
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: [Release] SlateRefresh v1.5 Add-On ~1/25/05~
Replies: 72
Views: 35342

Thanks, there shouldn't be, but I will fix that as soon as I can ... I'll post again after I reupload it to let everyone know when it's fixed... For those who don't want to wait, you can either add them yourself or add underlines where the spaces are... Will also save you from having to redownload i...
by DisabledTrucker
Wed Nov 16, 2005 9:34 am
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: [Release] SlateRefresh v1.5 Add-On ~1/25/05~
Replies: 72
Views: 35342

Ok, I'll fix the double compression and reupload it, give me a while to do it.. Apparently what happened it didn't like me making a cabinet out of my compressed files, so I redone it with the full files, they will need compressing when you put them into you're install disk. The files with .msstyle a...
by DisabledTrucker
Tue Nov 15, 2005 4:44 pm
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: Defining Entries.ini
Replies: 117
Views: 88251

Thanks for the tips, I decided to go with IZArc since it also does 7Zip too... And it works about the same way... ;) :)
by DisabledTrucker
Tue Nov 15, 2005 4:38 pm
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: [Release] SlateRefresh v1.5 Add-On ~1/25/05~
Replies: 72
Views: 35342

[Release] SlateRefresh v1.5 Add-On ~1/25/05~

SlateTheme Version 4.1 has now replaced by SlateRefresh Version 1.5! This is a fully working and well tested version of this pack, you should no longer have any problems with installations of this pack! What I basically did was make my own personal pack from various files I use from various places a...
by DisabledTrucker
Tue Nov 15, 2005 3:30 pm
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: Defining Entries.ini
Replies: 117
Views: 88251

I have .7Zip and I'm not all to ready to switch to one I have to pay for, nor do I want a conflict between it and another program, especially after I remove it. I was under the impression one could use makecab to do an entire folder but unfortunately I haven't yet figured out how.
by DisabledTrucker
Tue Nov 15, 2005 3:13 pm
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: Defining Entries.ini
Replies: 117
Views: 88251

What are all you using to make the actual .cab files with? What are the best command line codes to use with it?
by DisabledTrucker
Wed Oct 12, 2005 1:28 pm
Forum: Update Pack Discussion
Topic: The future of the RyanVM Update Pack
Replies: 44
Views: 12086

Ryan, I don't know about anyone else, but any of the "request only" updates that include multimedia improvements would be welcomed by at least myself.
by DisabledTrucker
Mon Oct 03, 2005 5:24 pm
Forum: Update Pack Discussion
Topic: Hotfix Hunt for Windows XP SP2
Replies: 1215
Views: 194073

I haven't seen either 891122 or 888656 anywhere, has this been implemented? These patches make it possible to view WMV content using hardware acceleration while using WMP-10. If not I need to go download these and install them. edit: I see the 888656 one is in the WMP add-on pack, but what about the...
by DisabledTrucker
Fri Sep 30, 2005 11:41 am
Forum: Update Pack Addons
Topic: [Release] Royale Theme Addons
Replies: 84
Views: 65693

Can't wait to see one based on the Slate theme.... <POST EDITED BY DT> .... Ok, I've made my own Slate Theme AddOn and posted it here: http://www.ryanvm.net/forum/viewtopic.p ... highlight= for those who are interested.
by DisabledTrucker
Fri Sep 30, 2005 11:32 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Where's Ryan?
Replies: 37
Views: 6792

Personally I think Ryan made a great choice in motherboards, even the review in the Oct issue of MaximumPC shows this. This board has on board Creative Soundblaster Live! sound, which is a plus so that you don't have to waste money on a new audio card. I can't attest to how well it over clocks, but ...
by DisabledTrucker
Fri Sep 30, 2005 10:50 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: FS: Some of my old hardware
Replies: 7
Views: 1980

Ahh ok, too bad I don't have the money for it, I'd have gotten that myself, for future upgrades I am planning on myself.
by DisabledTrucker
Mon Sep 26, 2005 10:13 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: FS: Some of my old hardware
Replies: 7
Views: 1980

Upgraded an XFX 7800GT already?

He's makin her sell her's :twisted: :lol:
by DisabledTrucker
Mon Sep 26, 2005 10:03 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Vista vs XP: Will you upgrade,or continue using XP
Replies: 32
Views: 5823

With all the DRM that's supposed to be included in Windows Vista, I doupt that I will stay with Windows beyond XP. I am seriously considering waiting for Apple's Mac OS to be released to run on the i386 system, then I will fully switch over to it, as it stands I use both now, but I like the Mac OS b...
by DisabledTrucker
Sun Aug 28, 2005 10:52 am
Forum: Update Pack Discussion
Topic: [Release] RVM_PackInstaller.exe
Replies: 162
Views: 31478

Well yes they would be on the root of their CD, but if they only copy over the i386 folder to the HDD, which is where your doing the slipstreaming to, they wont have those files readily available to them. I understand though why you want to do it this way, to make sure that someone actually has the ...
by DisabledTrucker
Sun Aug 28, 2005 9:49 am
Forum: Update Pack Discussion
Topic: wups2.dll and xpsp3res.dll missing!
Replies: 6
Views: 1421

SP2 was released Aug, 2004 I believe. Correct me if I'm wrong here my mind isn't what it used to be, that fraction of a brain cell keeps getting smaller by the minute, waiting for it to become a black hole...
by DisabledTrucker
Sun Aug 28, 2005 9:43 am
Forum: Update Pack Discussion
Topic: For ones want Microsoft Update integrated
Replies: 17
Views: 3350

Oooook, now I see the difference. WU only does Windows itself, while MU does Windows and it's other programs like office and stuff. WU also requires that you have activated your PC before it will work, not sure about MU yet though.
by DisabledTrucker
Sun Aug 28, 2005 9:18 am
Forum: Update Pack Discussion
Topic: possibly HUGE problem with the new UpdatePack
Replies: 9
Views: 2146

I used to have an old 16-bit program which could do just that by making the innards fry, not sure whatever happened to it though been a while...
by DisabledTrucker
Sun Aug 28, 2005 9:01 am
Forum: Update Pack Discussion
Topic: For ones want Microsoft Update integrated
Replies: 17
Views: 3350

MU? Is that that new update thing where it has to verify that your system has been activated first? That could be why it doesn't work correctly. I hate that stupid thing I have to go and reactivate my system before I can even attempt to use it which is a pia due to the fact that I usually don't do t...
by DisabledTrucker
Sun Aug 28, 2005 8:55 am
Forum: Update Pack Discussion
Topic: [Release] RVM_PackInstaller.exe
Replies: 162
Views: 31478

The first post on this thread needs updating I believe. Now for my rant, I was a tad upset that when I attempted to use this it was looking for those files to begin with, it should ask you which OS your updating, instead of trying to automatically do it, like from a drop down list, this way, for tho...
by DisabledTrucker
Sat Aug 27, 2005 11:33 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: People looking for webhosting look here first!
Replies: 2
Views: 1146

Good info to know for future endeavors.
by DisabledTrucker
Fri Aug 26, 2005 5:17 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: People looking for webhosting look here first!
Replies: 2
Views: 1146

People looking for webhosting look here first!

As I posted in another thread here there are many places to get hosting at, all you have to do is look here first! If that doesn't work for you, you can also try some of the main places to get hosted, Yahoo! Geocities, Netscape, even your own ISP, which is where I would start at. Most ISP's allow fo...
by DisabledTrucker
Fri Aug 26, 2005 2:36 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: I need info (another cute word for help)
Replies: 6
Views: 1877

For what it's worth, I have used Netscapes service in the past like that, but I don't know if you can still access Netscape that way anymore or not, for posting web sites. Yahoo also used to have a free service to let you do it too but now I think it costs you to do that. You may want to look into Y...
by DisabledTrucker
Fri Aug 26, 2005 2:26 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: I need info (another cute word for help)
Replies: 6
Views: 1877

Basically any webspace is accessable from home as long as you have ftp rights to it. If your using Windows XP, (not sure about home any more, but should work,) and you have access to "My Network Places" you can access an ftp site. All you do is put your username and password in the url. (ie. ftp://u...
by DisabledTrucker
Fri Aug 26, 2005 2:15 pm
Forum: Switchless Installer Discussion
Topic: Inclusion of DontetFx-Sp1 ?
Replies: 16
Views: 4754

snip... PS : whats the advantage of this method over the runonceex-method ? The runonceex method requires you to make scripts to do it unattended, this method, if done correctly, can be used without any scripts. Basically by placing the files in the svcpack directory and calling them in the svcpack...
by DisabledTrucker
Fri Aug 26, 2005 1:41 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: RSS feeds
Replies: 4
Views: 1389

From what I understand there is a plethora of plug-ins for phpBB that will basically do what I am asking about, I believe that one of them is pretty much automatic, and he could probably set up one thread to post things like what is on his page where you go to download/view the update pack. Transfor...
by DisabledTrucker
Thu Aug 25, 2005 3:21 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: RSS feeds
Replies: 4
Views: 1389

RSS feeds

Ryan, have you ever thought of making an RSS feed for your site, so we can post it on ours? I for one would love to help out in the endeavor if you are interested. It would allow for you to let everyone know when the next pack is ready as well as post links to forum messages as well. Giving people t...
by DisabledTrucker
Wed Jun 15, 2005 8:34 am
Forum: Update Pack Discussion
Topic: Where's the next version?
Replies: 375
Views: 121973

I look for the next patch to have at least the new file system, the updates for directx10, wmp though maybe not quite 11, the version 7 of IE, the updates for the photo RAW format, as well as the majority of the patches that have been included in Ryan's gratefully wonderful packs. There may even be ...
by DisabledTrucker
Mon May 02, 2005 9:47 pm
Forum: Update Pack Discussion
Topic: sp2.cab is missing
Replies: 21
Views: 3210

Thanks will try it now and report back as soon as I get done.
by DisabledTrucker
Mon May 02, 2005 8:53 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Some download stats
Replies: 7
Views: 1936

So does that mean it's been downloaded 3160 times? Must be a really popular program. Obviously it's because you have it done right, and a lot of people admire your work, myself included. It could be too that it was attempted to be obtained but couldn't be for one reason or another as well. Remember ...
by DisabledTrucker
Mon May 02, 2005 8:43 pm
Forum: Update Pack Discussion
Topic: MCE?
Replies: 10
Views: 2059

I have MCE 2005 with SP2 on it, but I have yet to figure out a way to integrate the pack into it to see if it works or not, as the version I have was sent to me free as an update to my HP MCE original version computer and they do things differently in how they load the O/S. If you've ever owned an H...
by DisabledTrucker
Mon May 02, 2005 8:28 pm
Forum: Update Pack Discussion
Topic: sp2.cab is missing
Replies: 21
Views: 3210

this is what I used... [GuiUnattended] OEMSkipRegional = 1 TimeZone = "035" hope it helps! That's what I used too but for some reason it wont take no matter what. That's the least of my worries now, now that I got past the problem with the SP2.cab file, I have a problem with the sfc_os.dll file not...
by DisabledTrucker
Sun May 01, 2005 12:57 am
Forum: Update Pack Discussion
Topic: sp2.cab is missing
Replies: 21
Views: 3210

no not now there isn't a rvmtemp file in there, but I have redone my txtsetup.sif file and reinstalled and most everything went smoothly. There wasn't when I posted the other day either, I have never seen that file in my i386 folder but I don't have it open when I run that file, I run it from the ru...
by DisabledTrucker
Fri Apr 29, 2005 1:59 am
Forum: Update Pack Discussion
Topic: sp2.cab is missing
Replies: 21
Views: 3210

I too have had this problem just recently and I didn't use an SP1 version of XP Pro to slipstream it with, I was using the original gold version (era 2k1) of the disk when I slipstreamed it. Apparently somewhere it's still looking for this even in your latest release (1.2.1). Steps I took was: 1. XC...
by DisabledTrucker
Sun Mar 13, 2005 6:20 pm
Forum: Update Pack Discussion
Topic: Hotfix Hunt for Windows XP SP2
Replies: 1215
Views: 194073

Ahh ok kewl, then I already have it, thanks. :)
by DisabledTrucker
Sun Mar 13, 2005 2:47 pm
Forum: Update Pack Discussion
Topic: Hotfix Hunt for Windows XP SP2
Replies: 1215
Views: 194073

Has there been any patches related to tv tuners on the site? I can't seem to find anything when I do my searches, but I have an HDTV card that is having a lot of problems didn't know if it was due to the card itself or Winblows ...er I mean Windows.
by DisabledTrucker
Sun Mar 06, 2005 1:01 am
Forum: Update Pack Discussion
Topic: Remove hacked files?
Replies: 6
Views: 1984

I hope you leave them in, I for one use them and find them much easier to just use the ones in your packs, at least in the full pack keep them there, please.
by DisabledTrucker
Tue Feb 22, 2005 8:13 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Sites New Look
Replies: 0
Views: 1098

Sites New Look

You've done a great job on the update of the site. Looks terrific now, very informative. Great idea on the forum's as well. Keep up the great work on the driver/installer files. 8)
by DisabledTrucker
Tue Feb 22, 2005 7:45 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: First Review
Replies: 0
Views: 1481

First Review

On my weblog, I did your first review. Though I don't use a rating scale as of yet, due mostly to my newedness of the whole weblog deal, I hope you and your fans find it informative. Had I rated your software contributions btw, they would have been given my highest rating. Feel free to check out you...