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HP Pavilion 15-n252sq - Can not install Windows over Free Dos

Q: HP Pavilion 15-n252sq - Can not install Windows over Free Dos

Hello all,

I've recently bought a HP Pavilion 15-n252sq laptop, with Free Dos - unfortunately I can't install Windows 7 over it, due to the following error I keep receiveing in the Installation screen:

"Select the driver to be installed" - and regardless of the paths I have and the available folders, I can not seem to proceed wtih the W7 installation.

Please notice that, I've tried to use both a W7 DVD and also a bootable USB drive (and yes, connected in the USB 2.0 port and not USB 3.0 ) - but I always get to the same point where I have to select drivers.

Please also notice that the BIOS doesn't allow me to make any modifications except for some minor ones (like select boot priority, or enable USB 3.0), as the rest of the MAIN features are greyed out .

Can anyone please help me with this issue?

Regards,
Adrian

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A: HP Pavilion 15-n252sq - Can not install Windows over Free Dos

You may have to use a program Like KillDisk to reformat the drive. Then try installing your Win 7 DVD.

http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/hp-pavilion-15-n252sq-can-not-install-windows-over-free-dos.202523/
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Hello all,

I've recently bought a HP Pavilion 15-n252sq laptop, with Free Dos - unfortunately i can't install Windows 7 over it, due to the following error i keep receiveing in the Installation screen:

"Select the driver to be installed" - and regardless of the paths i have and the available folders, i can not seem to proceed wtih the W7 installation.

Please notice that, i've tried to use both a W7 DVD and also a bootable USB drive (and yes, connected in the USB 2.0 port and not USB 3.0 ) - but i always get to the same point where i have to select drivers.

Please also notice that the BIOS doesn't allow me to make any modifications except for some minor ones (like select boot priority, or enable USB 3.0), as the rest of the MAIN features are greyed out .

Can anyone please help me with this issue?

Regards,
Adrian

A:HP Pavilion 15-n252sq - Can not install Windows 7 over Free Dos

With the DVD in the drive and booting from it, does it give you the option to format the hard drive first?

http://www.techsupportforum.com/forums/f217/hp-pavilion-15-n252sq-can-not-install-windows-7-over-free-dos-838561.html
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Hello all,

I've recently bought a HP Pavilion 15-n252sq laptop, with Free Dos - unfortunately i can't install Windows 7 over it, due to the following error i keep receiveing in the Installation screen:

"Select the driver to be installed" - and regardless of the paths i have and the available folders, i can not seem to proceed wtih the W7 installation.

Please notice that, i've tried to use both a W7 DVD and also a bootable USB drive (and yes, connected in the USB 2.0 port and not USB 3.0 ) - but i always get to the same point where i have to select drivers.

Please also notice that the BIOS doesn't allow me to make any modifications except for some minor ones (like select boot priority, or enable USB 3.0), as the rest of the MAIN features are greyed out .

Can anyone please help me with this issue?

Regards,
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Originally Posted by Jazzerat26 Hi ,
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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/lost-some-free-space-after-fresh-install-of-windows-xp.541152/
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Security Help Tools
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/what-are-the-best-free-scurity-apps-to-install-on-fresh-installation-of-windows-xp.547920/
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http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Desktop-Operating-Systems-and-Recovery/My-2009-HP-Pavilion-p6150t-originally-came-with-free-upgrade/td-p/5693797
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A:Search engine redirects + windows 7 install "not enough free space" error bs

just did an in depth system scan with stopzilla and caught a bunch more malware files, plus went back and uninstalled utorrent so these reports are probably better than my previous ones. would have just edited them in but you can't after 30 min. apparently.


DDS (Ver_10-03-17.01) - NTFSx86
Run by Tristan at 1:47:17.70 on Sun 06/06/2010
Internet Explorer: 8.0.7600.16385 BrowserJavaVersion: 1.6.0_13
Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate 6.1.7600.0.1252.1.1033.18.2812.1950 [GMT -7:00]


============== Running Processes ===============

C:\Windows\system32\wininit.exe
C:\Windows\system32\lsm.exe
C:\Windows\system32\svchost.exe -k DcomLaunch
C:\Windows\system32\svchost.exe -k RPCSS
C:\Windows\system32\atiesrxx.exe
C:\Windows\System32\svchost.exe -k LocalServiceNetworkRestricted
C:\Windows\System32\svchost.exe -k LocalSystemNetworkRestricted
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C:\Windows\system32\SearchProtocolHost.exe
C:\Windows\system32\SearchFilterHost.exe
C:\Users\Tristan\Desktop\dds.scr
C:\Windows\system32\conhost.exe
C:\Windows\system32\wbem\wmiprvse.exe

============== Pseudo HJT Report ===============

uSearch Page =
uStart Page = hxxp://home.mywebsearch.com/index.jhtml?n=77C09F4F&ptnrS=RGfox000&ptb=w3qA0_9IEFZ7UlyZoLJdDQ
uSearch Bar =
BHO: {ec305789-e66e-4edd-8007-c2c77ae46dc9} - wulazibe.dll
mRun: [dahehuhola] Rundll32.exe "gadapobo.dll",s
mPolicies-system: ConsentPromptBehaviorAdmin = 0 (0x0)
mPolicies-system: ConsentPromptBehaviorUser = 3 (0x3)
mPolicies-system: EnableLUA = 0 (0x0)
mPolicies-system: EnableUIADesktopToggle = 0 (0x0)
mPolicies-system: PromptOnSecureDesktop = 0 (0x0)
DPF: {8AD9C840-044E-11D1-B3E9-00805F499D93} - hxxp://java.sun.com/update/1.6.0/jinstall-1_6_0_13-windows-i586.cab
DPF: {CAFEEFAC-0016-0000-0013-ABCDEFFEDCBA} - hxxp://java.sun.com/update/1.6.0/jinstall-1_6_0_13-windows-i586.cab
DPF: {CAFEEFAC-FFFF-FFFF-FFFF-ABCDEFFEDCBA} - hxxp://java.sun.com/update/1.6.0/jinstall-1_6_0_13-windows-i586.cab
AppInit_DLLs: piridupa.dll
LSA: Notification Packages = scecli piridupa.dll
IFEO: MSASCui.exe - c:\windows\system32\svchost.exe

================= FIREFOX ===================

FF - ProfilePath - c:\users\tristan\appdata\roaming\mozilla\firefox\profiles\bswal3rg.default\
FF - prefs.js: browser.search.selectedEngine - MyWebSearch
FF - prefs.js: browser.startup.homepage - hxxps://mail.google.com/mail/?shva=1#inbox
FF - prefs.js: keyword.URL - hxxp://search.mywebsearch.com/mywebsearch/GGmain.jhtml?id=RGfox000&ptb=w3qA0_9IEFZ7UlyZoLJdDQ&psa=&ind=2010040522&ptnrS=RGfox000&si=&st=kwd&n=77cec8ca&searchfor=
FF - plugin: c:\program files\mozilla firefox\plugins\npdnu.dll
FF - plugin: c:\program files\mozilla firefox\plugins\npdnupdater2.dll
FF - plugin: c:\program files\mozilla firefox\plugins\npPandoWebInst.dll
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FF - HiddenExtension: Adobe Flash Plugin: No Registry Reference - c:\program files\mozilla... Read more

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A:Windows 7/64-bit scanned with Kaspersky/Malwarebytes (free)/ and Avast (free)

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http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Desktop-Operating-Systems-and-Recovery/how-to-install-from-USB-on-HP-Pavilion-6310y-PC/td-p/5628743
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A:HP Pavilion 771N OS Install

Howdy,

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A:What HDD should I install in a HP Pavilion DV7-4183CL?

It will take any 2.5 inch wide SATA laptop hard drive. The real question is how much space do you want to add and what is your budget? The second hard drive will not be bootable so it is purely a place to store files. 500 gig drives are not expensive and 500 gigs is a ton of space for music, pictures, even movies.  You are going to need a second hard drive caddy and connector: http://www.newmodeus.com/shop/index.php?main_page=product_info&cPath=2_5&products_id=345 http://www.amazon.com/Blue-500GB-Mobile-Hard-Drive/dp/B00C9TECFO/ref=sr_1_1?s=pc&ie=UTF8&qid=1461606227&sr=1-1&keywords=500+gig+laptop+hard+drive&refinements=p_n_feature_keywords_two_browse-bin%3A6799353011%2Cp_n_feature_keywords_four_browse-bin%3A8067149011 If this is "the Answer" please click "Accept as Solution" to help others find it. 

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Hello Dan, Yes you can add USB 3 ports to your system.That model has two PCI Express x1 slots available. Here is an example of a USB Card that would fit into one of the available expansion slots.Amazon.com: Anker® Uspeed USB 3.0 PCI-E Express Card  If you need further assistance, let me know. 

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A:Possibility to install Win 7 on Pavilion a6009n

Hi, John: You should be able to run W7 just fine on that PC. The only possible issue would be that the card reader won't work. It will work on Vista but I don't know about W7. Run the free windows 7 upgrade advisor and see what it reports. http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=20 As far as getting a copy of W7... The cheapest way I can think of is to find a W7 Home Premium upgrade kit on eBay. New and sealed would be best, but if the product has been used and the OS removed from the PC it was previously installed on, you can reactivate the software by phone by calling the Microsoft toll free activation phone number. You would have to do a clean (custom) install upgrading from XP to W7.

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A:How much memory can I install in a 64 bit Pavilion a4313w?

I haven't upgraded the processor.  It's Sempron LE 1250.

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A:hp pavilion dv5000 wont let me install pro sp2

Hi,

If you are going to do this, Please back up all your files that you want to keep.

You might want to start your laptop up from cd. and Windows Setup should see all the Hard Drives/Disks on you laptop there will only be one on you laptop but it could be partitioned.

Any more help just ask,

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A:HP Pavilion DV6500 Vista will not re-install

They left out a step in the instructions, with the disc in the drive and restart the PC, start tapping F9 key repeatedly when you see the HP logo, this should bring up the advanced boot options page, select your cd/dvd drive and hit enter key several times.

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A:HP pavilion wireless drivers won't install

 Hi: There can be more than one model wlan card HP could have installed in your notebook. Please post the hardware ID for the device you see listed in the device manager as a Network Controller, so I can figure out what model wireless card your notebook came with. To find the hardware ID, click on the Network Controller device in the device manager. Then click on the Details tab at the top of the Network Controller window. Now you will see a Property drop down list, and it will be set to Device Description. Drop down on that list, and select the 2nd item (Hardware ID's). Post the top string of characters that you see in the window.

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Yeah. No problem. See page 45 of the Manual here: Service Manual You can install any 2.5 inch wide SATA SSD. Samsung Evo 850 is a good one widely available on amazon.com and elsewhere. Get at least a 240 gig model. Smaller than that creates installation problems for software and is too small to use comfortably for very long.  Windows 7 or higher will "just work" with an SSD; no need to tinker with BIOS or registry. Post back if you need help with software migration/reinstallation.  If this is "the Answer" please click "Accept as Solution" to help others find it. 

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A:install a second hard drive on pavilion 550-126

Hi @wreavesjr! You can install another HDD in the PC since there's a free SATA port.As for the power cable, if your has multiple SATA connectors you can use it to plug the secondary HDD to the system as well. Hope this helps and feel free to ask any questions you may have. Cheers!

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A:HP Pavilion x2 - 10-k010nr Ubuntu install

Hi @BillyBob123  Welcome to the HP Support Forums! I understand that you wish to install a different operating system for your notebook. I am happy to help with the issue, but as an FYI, HP only provides drivers for windows 8.1 for that model of notebook, and so will not support Ubuntu on that device. I would recommend that you make a set of recovery disks before you think of installing an unsupported operating system to give you at least a recovery option. In terms of the issue with the cd not reading it is most likely going to have to do with the cd itself. The notebook is almost certainly UEFI enabled, and so if you put in any bootable device it has to have an UEFI partition, unless you enable legacy support in the BIOS. Take a look at these:About UEFI and the Startup MenuEnable Legacy Boot Mode - neosmart.net  

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I've been all over the HP site and followed the endless loops for information, to no avail.

Any help will be greatly appreciated (sp).

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Earl Cravens
 

A:Replaced HD and want to install different OS on HP Pavilion dv6000

You have to have a valid Windws XP install disk... HP install disks detect the hard drive, and if they are not designed specifically for that drive, they wimply will not work. You may have to buy a copy of Windows XP, then boot to it...
You will need drivers, so check to see if the HP website offers drivers for that system configuration. If not, you have to be experienced enough to locate and download them yourself.

But what you propose is very possible... just go to the HP site for your HP model, and look for what operating systems are supported.
 

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This sounds like a system failure. Have you contacted HP? Is the unit under warranty?
 

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MBR or NTFS partitions are limited to 2 TB (without using dynamic disks and volume sets). If you are installing a hard drive that is 2 TB or greater, HP recommends formatting the drive using GPT partitions.

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A:No Ethernet on fresh install for HP Pavilion dv7

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SMR. What is the model number of your WiFi??? To better help you we would need the exact model number or product number of your laptop/desktop??? http://support.hp.com/us-en/document/c00033108 REO

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HI, you can get AntiVir Personal Edition or avast! Home Edition to replace AVG

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A:how to install the wwan card - pavilion dv3 2090ej

Hi: It is very possible you need to install the HP Connection Manager software. This package provides the HP Connection Manager for the supported notebook running a supported operating system. File name: sp53394.exe If your WWAN card was turned off by the connection manager or wireless assistant software, it will not show up in the device manager until you install the software and turn it on.

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A:install win7 on pavilion dv7 - missing dvd drivers

Hi kilomasu, try here for the drivers (I cannot vouch they will work), or: Go to Download.com, do a search for Driver Detective---it costs $40--but Downlaod.com will suggest at bottom more software/freeware/shareware as an alternative to Driver Detective. Good luck!




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A:Trying to install XP on new hard dive for an HP Pavilion A6000

Try the HP website. That's where they should be.
 

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A:Where To Find Drivers For XP Pro Install On HP Pavilion dv4 2040us

Have you tried HP site direct !

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A:HP Pavilion ze2000 freezing on XP fresh install

That comp came with a built-in (hard disked) Setup routine to help in reinstalling the system.

Is that what you are using? ref page 8-9 ->

http://bizsupport1.austin.hp.com/bc/.../c00563690.pdf

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That is right. The ability to use an mSSD was only present beginning with Intel 3rd gen Core processors and yours is 1st generation. That slot you see looks like a general pci-e slot but it is specialized likely for a WWAN (cellular) card only.  If this is "the Answer" please click "Accept as Solution" to help others find it. 

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A:HP Pavilion x360 11 - k120nd - Install SSD drive

Hi @tmaniac,Welcome to the HP Support Forums! It is a great place to find the help you need, from other users, HP experts, and other support personnel. I understand you are having an issue with installing a SSD. I will be glad to help you. Per page 17 of the  Maintenance and Service Guide .  This computer has only been test with a 500-GB, 5400-rpm, 8 GB hybrid SSD, 7.0-mm part number 732000-005 and up to 128 GB SSD part numbers 809555-001 and 830391-001. Please keep me informed of how things went. If you require further assistance, let me know and I will gladly do all I can to help you.Please let me know if this resolves the issue by marking this post as "Accept as Solution".To simply say thanks, click the Thumbs up below!  Thanks.

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The printer is an HP PSC 1350 All-in-One Printer.

Any suggestions are welcome!
 

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Hi, You also need new motherboard which has all connectors for those lights. This is a very, very expensive upgrade. I actually use a 5 dollars USB light sometimes Regards.

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A:My HP Pavilion dv6-6c13nr Wireless Driver Will Not Install

the version that I have and that I installed is Windows 7 Ultimate. Click to expand...

did you purchase this W7 and is it genuine - we often see networking issues with NON-Genuine copies of windows

Why did you not just re-install
The version of Windows 7 that shipped with the PC was Windows 7 Home PremiumClick to expand...

W7 Home Prenium

On the PC you will have a CoA label and the Key to use W7 Home Premium
download the ISO from here and create a bootable DVD
http://www.w7forums.com/threads/official-windows-7-sp1-iso-image-downloads.12325/
and install using the CoA key on the PC
then you have a genuine copy of windows on the PC

once you have done that , see if you still have issues with the wireless drivers

in order to identify which wireless adapter you have - do this
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How to identify hardware in Device Manager

right click on the device with a yellow!

from the menu choose
properties
Click on the Details Tab
Under the Property - drop down
Select hardware ids
Right click and select all
Then right click again and select copy
Copy and paste that information here

You should see a code similar to this

PCI\VEN_8086&DEV_008A&SUBSYS_53058086&REV_34

please reply with the full code for your device(s)

The portion of the code highlighted in RED is the Vendor ID and the portion highlighted in GREEN is the Device ID. In this example:

PCI\VEN_8086&DEV_008A&SUBSYS_53058086&REV_34

Vendor ID = 8086
Device ID = 008A

Post back those two numbers make sure we know which is vendor ID and which is device ID

These codes can be looked up at this site http://www.pcidatabase.com/

As an example the link for that database tells us that;
Vendor ID code 8086 is for this vendor - Intel Corporation
Device ID code 008A is for this device - Intel Centrino Wireless-N1030
Unknown Device Identifier enables you to identify the yellow question mark labeled Unknown Devices in Device Manager.
http://www.zhangduo.com/udi.html

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Tflai, welcome to the forum. The GT 730 requires UEFI in the motherboard instead of a standard BIOS.  HP didn't begin using UEFI until mid-October, 2012.  There is no way to add UEFI to the motherboard.  The last series of video cards that didn't require UEFI were the GT 640's.  I suggest contacting the manufacturer's Tech Support for help in choosing the best card for your computer. Please click the Thumbs up + button if I have helped you and click Accept as Solution if your problem is solved. 

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A:HP Pavilion Laptop CLEAN INSTALL driver questions

  
Quote: Originally Posted by zoomont


Hello!

I intend to do a clean install of Win 7 Home premium on my HP pavilion dv4-2045dx. I will do this by running ISO image off the desktop which I have already downloaded and extracted. If this desktop is on the partition you wish to remove to do a clean install you cant do it. If there is a recovery partition you can park it there unless you intend to delete that partition as well.. The easiest (and fastest) way is to put the image un a USB thumb drive. I clean install every three months in under 20 mins.

I will have everything copied to my external before I do this. I have a recovery partition on my hard drive, and I plan on copying the folder "SwSetup" and all of its components onto the external before proceeding. See above. lauch from rxternal media (DVD or USB) by running setup from the ISO not a folder. you should not extract the ISO

1.) Do I need all the "SwSetup" components or just the "Drivers" folder?

2.) When I proceed with the clean install, will my laptop's keyboard and touchpad function so that I may be able to complete the process, or will the drivers for them be deleted / will the drivers be unusable? I have not found much info on this. no worries on the drivers for most HP computers.

I am doing this because my computer is getting WAY slow, and I want to start fresh and WITHOUT the HP bloatware. Mainly what I need to know is, does windows 7 have drivers for the keyboard and mouse ready to go when doing a clean install from the ISO image?

Thank you!


Smart move, every HP (and others) I find gets a scrub to remove the bloatware

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That is a good question.
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I use Netflix.
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Cheers
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A:cant install AVG free

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A:I can install AVG free 8.5

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.comDDS.scrDDS.pifDouble click on the DDS icon, allow it to run.A small box will open, with an explaination about the tool. No input is needed, the scan is running.Notepad will open with the results.Follow the instructions that pop up for posting the results.Close the program window, and delete the program from your desktop.Please note: You may have to disable any script protection running if the scan fails to run. After downloading the tool, disconnect from the internet and disable all antivirus protection. Run the scan, enable your A/V and reconnect to the internet. Information on A/V control HERER,K

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I killed Norton System Works that was on a Dell I have My intention is to install Cannot install Free AVG AVG Free Build I have tried everything I can think and have been unsuccessful in getting this to install on this machine Dell Windows XP SP Cannot install AVG Free Mb ram lample free on HD As a test I was able to install the trial version of NOD and it went perfectly Still I m thinking this may have to do with something lingering from NSW The specific error message is Local machine installation failed Installation Error Action failed for file avg core sys starting service Insufficient system resources exist to complete the requested service Grisoft asks for the VG INST LOG file however this file does not exist on my system I ran a search for AVG after some failed install and came up with only the exe file I have attempted to install ran CCleaner re-booted and got same error message Installed NOD uninstalled NOD rebooted ran CCcleaner rebooted attempted install again same error message Deleted exe file re-started ran CCleaner re-downloaded file attempted install same error message Frustrated and out of ideas Any ideas suggestions Always appreciated nbsp

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When downloading AVG 8.0 I get the message:

Installation Failed!
file_AVG7_avgtdi.sys
Service AvgTdi failed to progress during stopping at checkpoint 0

I tried uninstalling 7.5 from my Add/Remove Programs but it's not listed in there.

It seems that 7.5 is still being supported as I did get an automatic update when logging in today. So as of now I guess I'll stick with 7.5 until it is no longer supported.

Another problem I have with it is how do I shut the anti-virus down when installing other programs and it is recommended that I turn off my spyware and anti-virus? I can never find that option so I always leave it running.