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Q: Uninstalled a potentially important program

I purchased this laptop about potentially program a important Uninstalled a week ago off of Amazon Link Amazon com ASUS Uninstalled a potentially important program quot HD Core i Laptop GB RAM amp GB Hard Drive Computers amp Accessories Today in an attempt to fix a problem I was having I uninstalled a program Not exactly sure what it was called but I think it had Qualsoft in the name It came with the laptop After I Uninstalled a potentially important program removed it it was no longer able to connect to the web It didn't even list the available networks After I hit restart There were some updates scheduled to run after the next restart and they failed The screen has been stuck on a message for a couple hours that says quot Failure configuring Windows features Reverting changes Do not turn off your computer quot Will edit for updates after it manages to restart Edit once it restarts it goes right back to attempting to update and back to the green Failure screen Is it a bad idea to turn off the computer

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Preferred Solution: Uninstalled a potentially important program

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A: Uninstalled a potentially important program

I think you've uninstalled the Qualcomm software which is for internet connection. Windows updates requires internet connection to download the updates, that's why the updates failed.

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A:A program that shows Manufacture date?

Drive age doesn't really have much to do with 'drive failures'. Time in service increases the risk, but it's not a defining factor either.

The HDD should have a sticker on it showing date of manufacture. I don't know of a program.
 

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A:No sound caused by a Virus/Program?

Broni, from the Virus and Malware Removal forum doesn't think it is malware related.
 

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A:How do I port forward the Anomos program?

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It must always be the same address, so you need to make it so using
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A:Realtek and third party program problems

Are there any yellow (!) in the device manager?
 

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A:Important parts for improving workflow in video editing?

RAM + a fast CPU are large parts of a video editing build. RAM and a good CPU help speed up the rendering process, but they dont necessarily affect the video render quality. I think the GPU is the issue.

What are you current specifications? What is your price range for the new machine?
 

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Thank you for any help you can provide.


 

A:Restart your PC to repair drive error (important)

I'm not familiar with SSDs. It is safe to run a check on it, and what software would you recommend?
 

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A:Can't use the find printer program thing

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A:Why is CPU not as important as people think it is?

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A:Variables not changing in program on TI-82

i doubt that this is the right section for this but anyway... try contacting the manufacturer and see if they can help you or google
 

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A:Computer will not run games or program installations due to computer restarting

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A:Invalid configuration information - please run setup program

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A:Partition Cloning Program

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A:IPL (Initial Program Load) now called BOOT problems

Boppa said:





Finally got it although not without having to skip 2 or 3 files during install procedure.Click to expand...



errmm your install is faulty and needs redoing, i would check the disk for quality and do a test on your RAM as well.
 

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what functions do you need?
 

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A:What's the best overclocking program?

and wts the best threshold temp for my pc?
 

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If you're starting fresh, have you defragged your system? You HDD is probably 'hopping everywhere' to find anything.
 

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A:In search of a free dvd burning program

If you want free dvd burnung program you can find it via google easily. i found one program called InfraRecorder, but i didnt test it so i dont know if it works. just type infrarecorder in google and go to their website. on the righ menu somewhere you have download link. its a small program, just 3.19MB.
 

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Nevermind

Nevermind, I figured it out.
 

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You need to set both share permissions and the file permissions on disk.

No need to specifically share the drives BTW. Windows automatically enables administrative shares in the form of c$ d$ etc.
 

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Hi BlackScarlet

Yes, it is possible to do that. It's called ghosting. Acronis and Norton Ghost are two of the best programs on the market for doing this. Good luck!

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A:Will This Heatsink Fit! Important

The Orb will fit
 

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A:Windows xp continually reboots after any program is launched for a few seconds

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Please run a Drive Diagnostics on your HardDrive
 

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I think I have found the solution. You have to download the CD from the speedtouch website. After the downloaded is completed, click on the driver folder and there will be an option to repair the software.
 

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Child Control 2008
http://www.salfeld.com/index.html

Single License (for max. one PC)..29,90....39,90
Multi License (for max. 3 PCs)......59,90....69,90

edit:

Sorry that's a pay for one!
 

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A:Sound only works in the program for my soundcard

I'm pretty sure it is. The computer has them all located and says they're working, so I assume that means whatever needs to be selected, is.
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RESET SW
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http://www.tomshardware.com/2006/07/24/graphics_beginners/

http://www.tomshardware.com/2006/07/31/graphics_beginners_2/

http://www.tomshardware.com/2006/08/08/graphics_beginners_3/
 

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A:Is possible to refill a lexmark return program cartridge?

Um

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Rather than opening umpteen different threads, have you actually tried to Google for answers?

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You havent said what software it is, what windows version you have, and what sound card you have.
 

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Anyone got help for me?

Thanks,
Phil
 

A:Com 2 with a dos program?

Please do not hijack threads. Your problem has got nothing to do with partitions, storage or networking.
 

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Thanks - Lee Gordon
 

A:RAID 0 Backup from boot backup program

Mee Too

Me too,

I purchased Acronis based solely on the consensus of another chat that it would see the disk(s) image and not the independent drives. It doesn't. Even though the bios sees the raid array. Windows sees it only under the device manager but not under file explorer.

Similar for part magic (ver 7 ?), and ghost. Maybe there's a later version of these programs which works. I am trying to move an image to the raid but the problem is the same regardless, namely hardware raid on the 680i is not complete and additional software is required to see the image and not the individual drives.

I too am very interested in this problem.
 

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A:Add/Remove Program problems - help

Have you tried to remove a program with this happening? It may still work. The "add/remove programs" panel sometimes gets a little out of sorts (like you are describing) but will still function. Check it out.
 

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Field Value
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http://justdeals.stores.yahoo.net/abawso775in9.html


I'm worried about this since i already bought the mobo and if it won't fit there's no way i can afford a new CPU.
 

A:Important question about CPU mobo compatibulity

Ok nevermind i was freaking out about the wrong numbers (i hope) because i read this spec under my cpu type

Field Value
Package Type 775 Contact LGA

which is a LGA775 CPU so it shuld totally fit right?
 

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A:No P2P Program will connect

Hi

Have you opened the needed ports on your router if your using one, see www.portforward.com for how to.
Also use the latest version of limewire (4.13.4) I found the old version didnt work for me either.

Regards
 

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Jesse
 

A:One computer runs network program much slower

There would be some advantage in knowing what each is running at the time they do the load, ie, processes and apps.
 

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A:Program for diagnosing cpu problems?

Does anyone know of a good program?

Nissanman.
 

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core clock, or or memory clock?
 

A:Which is most important on a video card

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A:Anyone know a good program to tell you temps of CPU/GPU

Hey how is it going? I found one you might want to try, It is freeware
and can be found here under downloads and Utilities, it is called
SpeedFan 4.32 , check it out! also nice car!
Rickman45
 

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A:Uninstalled InCD and conflicts begin

PC or Mac

Use files that you know are read by both OSytems,like ascii.
EG: Saveing.txt.txt is one of only a few you can use on a PC and Mac.
Formated files can't,there not ascii.
Do a google for ascii.I know you'll wonder what it means..
 

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Thanks to anyone who can help
 

A:HELP! - uninstalled sound device, cannot find a new one

You can either reinstall the driver or if you have XP, try System Restore first.
 

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A:HELP - can't find any of my important files on my old hard drive

see if you can right click on the drive, and go to security and permissions (or even on that individual folder) and set the owner as the user name on your lappy.
 

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Thanks!
 

A:DOS NTFS File Transfer Program?

Graphical, in DOS? Wishful thinking

You probably want something that supports long file names.. Try Volkov Commander (4.99) or NDN.

Also, Linux can't access the disk? Knoppix has a very pretty GUI..
 

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BANDWIDTH is related to network throughput of data, not a program per se.
Programs have several benchmarks which relate to the resources consumed
and the rate at which they can read or write data.

Does this lead you to any new questions?
 

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A:Odd Difference Between BIOS Temps and Program Temps

I'd trust the BIOS temp reading. It should be more accurate than Speedfan or Everest.

Regards :wave:

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A:Program to 're-author' video?

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(Comp info on profile)


program (Probe V2.22.04)
 

A:Program monitor for tempt. and voltage on MB

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A:map ntfs partition to "program files"

krismeister said:



Will it work correctly to map an NTSF partition to program files?

I am planning on putting my applications on a drive seperate from the OS,

If I can map the seperate drive to to program files on the main partition it will make it easier to install my software.Click to expand...


Hi

I did play with this idea when I first installed a 40gb slave drive (my main drive being a small 2gb) in one of my first ever PC's andyes it worked for me, most programs lets you choose the install path, so instead of c:\program files\..... I chose d:\program files\.... , I found there were the odd one or two programs that insisted on being installed on the C: drive, but on the whole it is possible to use an alternate drive.

I never tried it with a mapped drive however, but seeing as how mapped drives are treated as a physical drive then there should be no difference.

Regards
 

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A:Uninstalled Soundmax By Accident. Help!

And Its A Windows Xp Service Pack 2
 

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Thanks for your help
 

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Any disk wiping software that does work with USB?

If you have a unixoid OS then the disk wiping functionality is built in in the form of the dd command. So you could use any CD Linux like INSERT or Knoppix. They come with specialised disk wiping utilities too I think.

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Specs;

Asus P5-AD2
P4 3.4
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Drive 1: 74 GB IDE
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A:Program files; on separate partition or on separate drive?

You should differentiate between programs themselves and the files you are working on. The program files are loaded only once - when you start it up (or when you activate some subsystem), your documents are accessed more often - every time you save or load them.

How much are you going to use that swap file? If not that much (have plenty of RAM), then I would put the PS scratch files on the second disk with the program itself installed on the OS disk. PS end files (the images themselves) to the second partition on the first disk.
 

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A:my xp 64bit doesn't let any program use internet but of Ie 64bit

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A:How important are the cables?

There are different cables. 40 wire ones for ATA 33 devices and 80 wire ones for ATA 66\100 devices. both though have the little plastic guide in the center. are you sure this wasnt a floppy cable? they look alot like IDE cables but dont have the guide int he middle.
 

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