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Windows 8 Upgrade & Missing Files

Q: Windows 8 Upgrade & Missing Files

Hello!

It has been a long time since I have been on these forums, but I would really appreciate some help.

My parents 5 year old HP Touchsmart was struggling with Vista so I had the great idea to upgrade them to Windows 8. Well, this has turned out to be a really big ordeal.

First, I selected the option to keep all personal files and such, and when Windows 8 was usable, only the most recent year or so of photos from their digital camera was available, many, many pictures are missing. I tried the Windows.Old folder, did a general search, tried unhiding the files, tried using Recova, to no avail. Any ideas in this regard?

I am accessing the harddrive through an external harddrive case due to the computer immediately getting a virus upon being upgraded to 8 (was it dormant in Vista and then it ran on 8 ??) and the computer crashed completely.

Any advice would be greatly appreciated.

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A: Windows 8 Upgrade & Missing Files

My first guess would be that the photos that are missing were not in the users documents, pictures folder
I cannot understand how, with respect, you did not take the precaution of backing up the personal data first

As regards the
am accessing the harddrive through an external harddrive case due to the computer immediately getting a virus upon being upgraded to 8 (was it dormant in Vista and then it ran on 8 ??) and the computer crashed completely.
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I suggest you post in the Malware forum
http://forums.techguy.org/virus-other-malware-removal/943214-everyone-must-read-before-posting.html

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/windows-8-upgrade-missing-files.1108816/
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can you explain he steps you took in upgrading?
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/upgrade-to-xp-problem-missing-files.438631/
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and welcome to the Forum

What is the brand of the motherboard?

http://www.techsupportforum.com/forums/f19/missing-drivers-after-windows-7-upgrade-654693.html
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A:Bluethooth missing after upgrade to Windows 10

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Most probably you did not removed the OEM version in the computer.
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You would see it listed as a Network Controller along with all the other devices in the device manager. It would have a little yellow ! mark on the lower right of the Network Controller. It will not be under the network adapters section of the device manager. Did you just try installing the driver for it anyway? http://h10025.www1.hp.com/ewfrf/wc/softwareDownloadIndex?softwareitem=cp-112272-1&cc=us&dlc=en&lc=en&os=4132&product=5261633&sw_lang=  

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Quote: Originally Posted by Mikey90


Okay so here's the deal. Before when I still have the RC version of Windows 7 there wasn't any problems, but as soon as I upgraded from Windows 7 Home Premium some of my drivers went missing. Windows Update managed to fix those except one, the Coprocessor wasn't able to be installed. I'm not sure but I've been having occasional choppy or laggy video when I'm watching movies or playing games.

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The method used for pinning items to the taskbar is to right click them when they're opened. Then, once you've pinned a program to the taskbar you can right click it to see subsets of recent items that you can also pin to that item. I

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One thing I really hope you have all of the important data backed up, and also that you have the recovery software for this computer. The instructions below are important especially the part of backing up the important data.

DO NOT ATTEMPT THE REPAIR_INSTALL WITH OUT THE RECOVERY DISK SET

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Going to give this a bump. No one is willing to give me even a little help? that's cold :P


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A:Missing features on a ProBook 4520s after Windows 10 upgrade

Hello, I had the same problem yesterday after upgrading from Windows 8.1 to Windows 10. After searching the web I found this solution (source: http://support.hp.com/us-en/document/c01114052#SelectiveUpdate) which worked for me:      Step 4: Selectively update the imaging device driverIf a webcam driver is recognized after running the scan for new hardware in Device Manager, verify it is the latest version of the driver. note:If there is an HP webcam driver on the product page for your model and OS, use that driver, otherwise use the Microsoft USB Video Device driver.In the Device Manager, under Imaging Devices, expand the list of webcam drivers, right-click the webcam driver, and then select Properties.Figure : Webcam PropertiesMake a note of the existing name of the webcam driver (Example: HP Webcam), as it may change after the update.On the Webcam Properties window, select Update Driver....When prompted, select the option to Browse the computer for desired driver.When prompted, select the Let me pick from a list of device drivers on my computer option.De-select the Show compatible hardware checkbox, select Microsoft in the Manufacturer pane, select USB Video Device in the Model pane, and then click Next to install the desired webcam driver.Allow the installation of the USB Video Device, and then click Close.View the Imaging devices option in the Device Manager to verify the presence of a webcam driver.   Hope this works for you too. Regards,

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http://aps2.toshiba-tro.de/kb0/FAQ2B03F10002R01.htm

You will need to uninstall the Toshiba programs:
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https://forum.toshiba.eu/showthread.php?70337-Satellite-L750-Windows-8-Upgrade-DVD-Drive-Missing
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A:Sony Vaio VGN-AR71S missing drivers after windows 7 upgrade

  
Quote: Originally Posted by yorky46


Hello,
I recently upgraded my Sony Vaio VGN-AR71S laptop to Windows 7.
All went well apart from two issues.
My memory card slots no longer show under 'My Computer' and nothing is recognised when I insert a memory card into the slot.
..and secondly
My built in web cam no longer works (although the mic does)
Under device manager I have one yellow exclamation mark next to a USB device which I believe is my web cam and another under an unrecognised device which maybe my memory card slots.

I have tried the Sony support site and done a search on the web but so far I haven't found any drivers or solutions to my problem.

I appreciate any help or advice you can give

Yorky46


If there are no win 7 drivers available you can instaall older drivers in compatibility mode. To do that:

Right click the installer>properties>compatibility>choose OS

http://www.sevenforums.com/drivers/195142-sony-vaio-vgn-ar71s-missing-drivers-after-windows-7-upgrade.html
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A:Drivers Missing After Upgrade to Windows Vista Home Premium

Solved by getting two drivers from ACER's web site. It wasn't obvious which ones I needed by the description in Device Manager but after Googling found several folks who had the same thing happen to them and also found which drivers were needed.

RDL
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/drivers-missing-after-upgrade-to-windows-vista-home-premium.794393/
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A:Optiplex 790 PCI Serial Port Driver Missing after Windows 10 Upgrade

That driver is not foxconn.
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Intel Management Engine 7.1 Components InstallerThis package provides the Intel Management Engine 7.1 Components Installer and is supported on the Precision, OptiPlex and Latitude models that are running the following Windows Operating Systems: XP, Windows 7, Windows 8 and Windows 10.More details
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Driver
SUN1999Driver V8.2.0.0 (WHQL) with inf - 20151208

Version
Ver 8.2.0.0
Update
2016-03-18 09:38:47
Size
4.8MB
OS

Windows 10 32/64 bit
Windows 8.1 32/64 bit
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Windows Vista 32/64 bit
Windows Server 2012R2 64-bit
Windows Server 2012 64bit
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http://ftp.us.dell.com/comm/DRVR_WIN_R296702.EXE
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A:Missing files of windows xp

Clean your install cd and run sfc /scannow in the command window.
 

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Amy you really need to find your Windows CD to be able to repair your Files.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/windows-xp-pro-missing-files.343833/
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the following may be helpful to you:

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Hello,

If you like, you could also use step 3 in the tutorial below to upgrade to Windows 10 from your activated Windows 7.

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A:Solved: All Windows Files Missing Except Mail Windows Folder

You need to do a repair install with your copy of xp heres how:

One of the best kept secrets of Windows XP is it's built in repair feature!

In previous versions of Windows, correcting an operating system error, or installing a new motherboard, usually meant formating and reinstalling, resulting in loss of all data. Don't worry; Windows XP repair feature won't delete your data, installed programs, personal information, or settings. It just repairs the operating system!

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Why would I want to reinstall Windows XP?
1) Can't start Windows XP in safe mode.
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3) Your problems can't be solved with system restore, or you can't access system restore.
4) You've installed a new motherboard, or made other major [COLOR=green !important][COLOR=green !important]hardware[/COLOR][/COLOR] changes and need to reinstall Windows.

Let's get started!

Step 1: Rule out [COLOR=green !important][COLOR=green !important]hardware[/COLOR][/COLOR] issues. Windows Repair will only fix software problems. Hardware issues can also cause boot problems (i.e. bad hard drive, memory, CPU, or power supply).

Step 2: Backup. It's always a good idea to backup your important data before making changes to Windows XP. Relax, if you follow these instructions your data will be perfectly safe.

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Step 4: A blue screen will appear and begin loading Windows XP Setup from the CD.

Note: RAID/SCSI/Unsupported UDMA users:
You will be prompted to "press F6 to [COLOR=green !important][COLOR=green !important]install[/COLOR][/COLOR] any third party SCSI or RAID drivers". Most users will not have to press F6, but if you are running RAID, SCSI or unsupported UDMA controllers, then you will have to have your controller drivers on a floppy disk. If you are unsure whether you have RAID/SCSI, then simply let the CD load without pressing F6.

When completed loading files, you will be presented with the following "Windows Setup" screen, and your first option. Select "To set up Windows XP now, press ENTER". DO NOT select Recovery Console.


When presented with the screen below. press the F8 key to continue.


Next, Windows Setup will find existing Windows XP installations. You will be asked to repair an existing XP installation, or [COLOR=green !important][COLOR=green !important]install[/COLOR][/COLOR] a fresh copy of Windows XP.

If no installations are found, then you will not be given the option to repair. This may happen if the data or partition on your drive is too corrupted.

Note: If you install a fresh copy, all data on that partition will be lost!


Your almost finished! Windows XP will appear to be installing itself for the first time, but it will retain all of your data and settings. Just follow the prompts, and have your CD-KEY ready if needed.

Do you have more than one system, or lost your CD-KEY? Visit the keyfinder page to retrieve your CD-KEY.

Update: Due to the ... Read more

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I suggest that you read this sticky: NEW INSTRUCTIONS - Read This Before Posting For Malware Removal Help
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techhead287

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The location is the key to resolving this problem.

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P.S= I use a Windows XP Bootable with SP2. Thanks
 

A:My C:\Windows\Media Files are missing!

pranavrules said:

Hi there. I just finished installing a fresh copy of windows. To my shock, the C:\Windows\Media files were missing, and i couldn't get to hear any sounds that usually come when you click, open, close, minimize files, etc. I wanted to request any one of you to please make a .rar or .zip file of the media files on your computer and upload it to someplace so that, i can download it and get it running on my computer. Please do reply soon, i'm missing those win xp sounds a lot..

Please anyone, do please upload these media files for me.. Pweej.. cause, i tried looking into my Win XP CD, but i couldn't find any files there. Sob!

Regards,
Pranavrules

P.S= I use a Windows XP Bootable with SP2. ThanksClick to expand...

Please anyone? Reply to me pweej... i am really in need of help here.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/my-c-windows-media-files-are-missing.656014/
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A:Windows 8.1 Missing program files

Well why not open that Image you made of your hard drive just before the major upgrade from 7 to 8.1 you can mount most images and extract files.

http://www.eightforums.com/installation-setup/59893-windows-8-1-missing-program-files.html
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Hello azianjade3 and welcome to TSF,

I am currently reviewing your log and will return with instructions as soon as possible.

http://www.techsupportforum.com/forums/f284/pop-us-trojans-and-windows-missing-files-54602.html
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http://www.eightforums.com/installation-setup/33678-files-c-deleted-after-upgrade-windows-8-1-a.html
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A:Files discarded by windows upgrade

Please tell us what options you selected for your upgrade, if you think they are still on your computer go to start --> search and type in one of the file names of the files, if they still are this should tell you the location.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/files-discarded-by-windows-upgrade.669737/
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http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/538109/corrupt-windows-8-or-serious-virus-many-missing-windows-files/
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A:Cannot find windows installer msi files; windows 7 upgrade to 10

So what is it you want to do ??

http://www.sevenforums.com/general-discussion/394154-cannot-find-windows-installer-msi-files-windows-7-upgrade-10-a.html
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A:Missing 8 CSI Payload Files, Cant update windows

Here's the list...

Code:
Checking Component Store
(f) CSI Payload File Missing 0x00000000 packager.dll amd64_microsoft-windows-packager_31bf3856ad364e35_6.1.7601.17727_none_4c2e48b0e7630a9d
(f) CSI Payload File Missing 0x00000000 packager.dll x86_microsoft-windows-packager_31bf3856ad364e35_6.1.7601.21863_none_f06a092048474399
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(f) CSI Payload File Missing 0x00000000 packager.dll amd64_microsoft-windows-packager_31bf3856ad364e35_6.1.7600.16917_none_4a52bb96ea3482c0
(f) CSI Payload File Missing 0x00000000 packager.dll amd64_microsoft-windows-packager_31bf3856ad364e35_6.1.7600.21094_none_4a82ae600395ec28
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Whenever files are deleted, they are just hidden until overwritten. You can get them back with shadow explorer.
Do not use the computer too much until they are restored. The hidden files will be overwritten when the sector is used.
Give this a try
ShadowExplorer.com - About
I do not think that it was malware.

http://www.sevenforums.com/general-discussion/370910-mysteriously-all-my-files-missing-after-windows-update.html
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Quote: Originally Posted by jkhnla


I get a message that I cannot install Windows 7 uograge to my HP laptop which is running Vista. I get a messsage that files are missing but no explanation of what files are missing. Please help.


Welcome to Seven Forums.

If we can get a bit more information on your computer and the steps taken for the installation up to this point, it will help us to find a solution.

Check this sticky thread, and try to answer as many questions as you can.
Questions to use for help with Installation Issues

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http://www.sevenforums.com/installation-setup/30814-windows-7-update-missing-files-message.html
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Welcome to TSG....

With this many crashes and re-installs the just keep on constantly happening I would suggest contacting Toshiba about where they recommend taking the laptop for service.

There is definetly something amiss here that is a physical part of the computer that keeps on taking the installation down and crashing the system. It could be as simple to find as a problem with bad sectors on the hard drive to a bad stick of RAM, but I recommend service by a live human being.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/laptop-crashing-various-windows-files-missing.585474/
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A:WordSearch .dll files missing on installation to Windows 7

Did it work with your computer when Vista was installed?

WORDSEARCH 5 DISCIPLESHIP LIBRARY [same thing?]
System Requirements
Windows 2000/95/98/ME/NT/XP

I would call or email them and ask if version 5 is compatible with Windows 7

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http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/273944/wordsearch-dll-files-missing-on-installation-to-windows-7/
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Hi all,
some, actually, a lot of my avi files in Windows Media Player are missing, they have just simply disappeared.

My system is:
Microsoft Windows XP
Home Edition
Version 2002
Service Pack 3

Windows Media Player Version: 11.0.5721.5145

I ran AVG Full scan & Anti-Rootkit scan but they came up with nothing.
I also ran Malwarebyte's Anti-Malware flash scan, quick scan & full scan, nothing again.
I also found a site online that said if WMP has missing files then clearing the WMP Database or the WMP Cache may fix the problem. I didn't do these 2 things though cause it didn't say if that would delete the rest of my avi files as well or just fix the problem...
Any help would be much appreciated.

Thanks..............
 

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I installed Windows 8 on my laptop over top of my Windows 7 installation. It notified me (like it always does) that all of my personal files will be put in a folder Windows.old (pretty standard).

When I started Windows 8; however, I noticed that most of my installed programs were missing from my C:\Windows.old\Program Files and C:\Windows.old\Program Files (x86) folders.

Even more to my horror, I discovered that my C:\Windows.old\Users\<user>\Pictures and C:\Windows.old\Users\<user>\Documents folders were also empty.

Why would it have always saved my data in the past when installing fresh and not this time? Why is only small parts of my data still there?

Any assistance would be greatly appreciated. Panicking here...

A:Windows.old Missing Files After Fresh Install

Did you set "Show Hidden files" and "Show System files" on ?

http://www.eightforums.com/installation-setup/44115-windows-old-missing-files-after-fresh-install.html
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I recently ran a registry scan on my computer and found out i had missing files. c:\windows\_defualt.pif and C:\Windows\winsxs\x86_microsoft-windows-ntvdm-system32_31bf3856ad364e35_6.0.6000.16386_none_fbd6b71e75a2c6c8\_defualt.pif
were missing.i tried to fix it but the reg scanner kept on saying it was missing so i loooked for it myself and i couldn't find it.can someone please post link on where to download it. Both thier value is target and both thier data is _DEFUALT.BAT
Also my desktop shortcuts and windows keep restarting does anyone know why?
If someone does tell me how to fix it please.
Both these error's status is medium.
please help me!