Windows Support Forum

Installing Windows 7Pro Issues

Q: Installing Windows 7Pro Issues

I damaged the original drive on my Toshiba Satellite So I bought a new Toshiba HHD for it Originally when I first mounted the drive I got an Issues 7Pro Windows Installing error saying the drive was not formatted NTFS so it would not install the OS So I put the drive in my other laptop and formatted it yes - NTFS Now I put the freshly formatted drive into the laptop I want it to run on I install the windows and all goes good until I am personalizing the computer section when I noticed it didn t ask me about setting up the network or any other thing except for the time amp zone Once it rebooted I had the OS running but can t Installing Windows 7Pro Issues connect to the router Long story - short I wiped the drive - reformatted - reinstalled windows Same Issue For some reason it will not load a bunch of Installing Windows 7Pro Issues the hardware drivers so it doesn t recognize things like the NIC Anyone have any ideas Thanks nbsp
Relevancy 100%
Preferred Solution: Installing Windows 7Pro Issues

I recommend downloading and running Reimage. It's a computer repair tool that has been proven to identify and fix many Windows problems with a high level of success.

I've used it in the past to identify and fix everything from blue screens (BSOD's), ActiveX errors, corrupt files and processes, dll/exe/sys errors, recover lost memory, Windows update problems, defragging, malware removal etc.

You can download it direct from this link (This link will automatically start a download of Reimage that you can save to your computer.)

Relevancy 58.48%

Hi I have a Lenovo laptop and had to do a full factory install from the recovery partition All went well but then I got updates for windows I set it going and several hours later it said quot Restart quot so I did It got to and sat there for two hours I finally pulled the plug started in Safe Mode and it reverted the updates I tried again with only half checked and same again windows update 7Pro crashing Did some research and found on the msoft site it may be the Intel Rapid Storage Technology IRST causing the problems I updated those drivers well tried as it came back quot already up to date quot I then tried updating in small batches of ten and got a lot of them updated but it is still showing seven-Critical updates but still cannot get past that hanging Any help with this Can I remove IRST how as I do not use any RAID and it would certainly drop one thing out of the quot might be the cause quot list Thanks

A:7Pro windows update crashing

Please follow the Windows Update Posting Instructions and post the requested data
Relevancy 58.05%

Please help
My Window7 pro x64 Toshiba laptop has no reason to be full. I deleted/uninstalled as many things as I can.
No window.old or old.window folder is present. Attached is a shot of Computer Management.

Many thx

Relevancy 57.62%

Having random (every day or so) crashes w/ BSOD on my Dell Precision 690. have followed Sticky's instructions and attached the requested file. Any help would be greatly appreciated!! If any other info is required, please let me know.

Dell 690 Precision
Intel Xeon E5345 @2.33GHz x2

A:Windows 7Pro x64 Edition 6.1 (build: 7600) BSOD

Hi -

The bugcheck = 0x124 = WHEA - Windows Hardware Error Architecture, listing hardware as the cause.

Update these drivers -

nvlddmkm.sys Thu May 14 16:48:07 2009 (4A0C8387) - NVIDIA

megasas.sys Mon May 18 21:09:46 2009 (4A1206DA) - RAID driver

P17.sys Mon Aug 03 07:11:59 2009 (4A76C5FF) - Sound Blaster


If BSODs persist, run the driver verifier -->

Regards. . .



Microsoft (R) Windows Debugger Version 6.11.0001.404 AMD64
Copyright (c) Microsoft Corporation. All rights reserved.

Loading Dump File [C:\Users\PalmDesert7\AppData\Local\Temp\Temp1_TSF_Vista_Support%20(2)[1].zip\TSF_Vista_Support\020510-22245-01.dmp]
Mini Kernel Dump File: Only registers and stack trace are available

WARNING: Whitespace at end of path element
Symbol search path is: SRV*C:\symbols*

Executable search path is:
Windows 7 Kernel Version 7600 MP (8 procs) Free x64
Product: WinNt, suite: TerminalServer SingleUserTS
Built by: 7600.16385.amd64fre.win7_rtm.090713-1255
Machine Name:
Kernel base = 0xfffff800`02852000 PsLoadedModuleList = 0xfffff800`02a8fe50
Debug session time: Fri Feb 5 18:42:21.221 2010 (GMT-5)
System Uptime: 0 days 6:42:38.082
Loading Kernel Symbols
Loading User Symbols
Loading unloaded module list
* *
* Bugcheck Analysis *
* *

Use !analyze -v to get detailed debugging information.

BugCheck 124, {0, fffffa80052cb028, b620000f, 2010a}

Probably caused by : hardware

Followup: MachineOwner

2: kd> !analyze -v
* *
* Bugcheck Analysis *
* *

A fatal hardware error has occurred. Parameter 1 identifies the type of error
source that reported the error. Parameter 2 holds the address of the
WHEA_ERROR_RECORD structure that describes the error conditon.
Arg1: 0000000000000000, Machine Check Exception
Arg2: fffffa80052cb028, Address of the WHEA_ERROR_RECORD structure.
Arg3: 00000000b620000f, High order 32-bits of the MCi_STATUS value.
Arg4: 000000000002010a, Low order 32-bits of the MCi_STATUS value.

Debugging Details:

BUGCHECK_STR: 0x124_GenuineIntel





fffff880`0316bb58 fffff800`0281b903 : 00000000`00000124 00000000`00000000 fffffa80`052cb028 00000000`b620000f : nt!KeBugCheckEx
fffff880`0316bb60 fffff800`029d8513 : 00000000`00000001 fffffa80`05276900 00000000`00000000 fffffa80`05276950 : hal!HalBugCheckSystem+0x1e3
fffff880`0316bba0 fffff800`0281b5c8 : 00000000`00000728 fffffa80`05276900 fffff880`0316bf30 fffff880`0316bf00 : nt!WheaReportHwError+0x263
fffff880`0316bc00 fffff800`0281af1a : fffffa80`05276900 fffff880`0316bf30 fffffa80`05276900 00000000`00000000 : hal!HalpMcaReportError+0x4c
fffff880`0316bd50 fffff800`0281add5 : 00000000`00000008 00000000... Read more
Relevancy 49.45%


MICROSOFT has indicate to me that TOSHIBA had a media

which made it possible to retrogress of WINDOWS8.1 to WINDOXS 7PRO 64 bits

what is necessary it to make to obtain these media

than you
Relevancy 49.45%

Hi there,
i have purchased a second hand ex government dell laptop and desktop, both came with a win7 pro license. MS store tells me that they no longer sell win 7 media. The software recovery does not work because the license is for windows supplied with the machine. Dell recovery has been wiped of the disks and does not come up with f8.
can anyone advise a way forward

A:have win 7pro license how do i get media

There are n-teen media players available from other sources. Why does it have to the MS media player.
Relevancy 49.45%

I wonder how IE7 Pro would work with W7 and IE8?......Anyone fiddled with it yet?

Inquiring minds want to know!

Later Ted

A:Internet Explorer 7Pro

Nope haven't tried it yet Ted.
Relevancy 49.45%

I recently purchased a Linksys router which requires Windows Service Pack 3 for installation. I installed the update on Windows Update and it shows it as sucessful, however I have restarted my computer several times and is still running on SP2 when I check "My Computer - Properties", and the router set-up CD is still saying I need to upgrade to SP3. Why is it not working? I have searchd everywhere on the computer to see if maybe the files need to be Run, but I cannot find them. I am totally at a loss to figure out how to complete the update and continue installing my router. Please help!
Thank you,

A:Issues installing Windows SP3

Download the full SP3 install file from here:
Download: Windows XP Service Pack 3 Network Installation Package for IT Professionals and Developers - Microsoft Download Center - Download Details

Before you start the install, temporarily disable your anti-virus.
Relevancy 49.45%

So I just built my new computer. All is well until I try to install Windows. When I get the blue screen which installs all of the necessary drivers and whatnot to start the Windows installation it just hangs at the "Setup is starting Windows" message on the bottom of the screen. This is just before where you choose where to install Windows, create partitions and all of that fun stuff.

Any help getting Windows to install would be great, so far I'm stumped.

Relevancy 49.45%

I have a built computer with one hard drive that seems pretty much done for with an extra internal hard drive that s never been touched Instead of trying to repair the other one I m now trying to install Windows on the other internal hard drive It s fine until it asks me to select a driver Then I run into this error message quot No signed device drivers were found Make sure that the installation media contains the correct drivers and then click OK quot I looked it up and some other forum responses were to hook the HDD Windows 7... Issues installing up to another computer that already has Windows installed then format it from there The problem is that my laptop which already has Windows isn t recognizing the disk at all either I left the internal hard drive in the desktop with the power Issues installing Windows 7... supply hooked up and the desktop turned on and used a SATA eSATA cable to hook it up to the Issues installing Windows 7... laptop I m at my wit s end My tech support who built Issues installing Windows 7... the computer in the first place is my ex-boyfriend He prefers to just take the computer for an unknown amount of time but I d really like to try and avoid that Can you please help Thank you P S - I obviously cannot download and run the recommended program above as I have no operating system gt lt nbsp

Relevancy 49.45%

Ok to issues Windows Re fix Need installing 7 help. so my computer is having a lot Need help. Re installing Windows 7 to fix issues of issues lately I believe it is because of Need help. Re installing Windows 7 to fix issues some Need help. Re installing Windows 7 to fix issues registry issues that cleaners have caused I cant install many driver gpu drivers some games etc I built this computer its very fast i use it for gaming and school work Now heres what i want to do I have hard drives One is a western digital gb blue drive i bought when i first built the computer I filled up the driver messed everything up some how and bought a western digital tb and reinstalled windows on that What i would like to do is completely start over I want to wipe both drives and install windows on my gb drive and make that strictly for windows And then i want to run all my programs games and other things on my tb drive Is this possible I have my install disk Just want to do things right this time One more thing last time i reinstall was many because my old mother board died and i replaced it and when i did windows wasnt genuine so i called windows hoping they would give me a new product key i have the old one but it didnt work and i couldnt understand the two people i called and talked to any way i can get it registered without buying a new copy just for the cd key

A:Need help. Re installing Windows 7 to fix issues

Wait, slowly now . First of all you need to type properly if you want people to help you... Fix up your grammar. Now, from what I understand, you want to format your computer clean and install Windows 7 on the 320GB HDD right? Are both your HDD's internal? And did you buy Windows 7 from retail?

Relevancy 49.02%

I have read the tutorial on How to Create a Ssytem Image Backup and have a few questions as a new Win 7 user:

From the tutorial Backup Complete Computer - does this really mean what it says ..... Quote "This will show you how to create a system image (clone) backup of the entire hard drive..."

I have used Acronis on my XP pc and wonder if the backup app in 7 makes a full HDD image of not only the operating system and system settings but all documents, program files, videos,photos etc - in other words everything on the HDD.

Is this as effective as Acronis or Macrium - any opinions?

Will it create a bootable disk in the event of a crash or will a 3rd party app be required?


A:Assistance with backup features in 7Pro

Hello Mary,

Yep, a system image would be a complete backup of all system hard drives, and any drive you select to be included.Backup Complete Computer - Create an Image Backup

System Image Recovery
While I never had an issue using the built-in system image feature in Windows, Macrium is a good option as well.Imaging with free Macrium

MACRIUM REFLECT - Create Bootable Rescue USB Drive
Hope this helps,
Relevancy 48.59%

I wanted to do a reinstall of Windows 7 and so far it's done nothing for me except cause stress and frustration. First it tells me it cannot install to disc because it's GPT, whatever that means... So I'm told to do Shift+F10 and enter these commands:

select disk 0
convert GPT

This appeared to work but then I got a different message. It reads "Windows cannot be installed to the disk. This computer's hardware may not support booting to disk. Ensure that the disk's controller is enabled in the computer's BIOS menu."

Not sure what to do from here... It managed to install Ubuntu so the HDD itself is fine. It's just Windows 7.
I'm on an Acer Aspire V531 BTW.

Please help this is my only computer....

A:Various issues with installing Windows 7 installation.

It also appears that the Next button enables now, even though I still get the message. When clicking next it copies the files and then gets stuck on expanding at 0%.
Relevancy 48.59%

I can't right click in the start menu. and My outlook express will not look for email when i hit the send and recieve button.
please help.


Relevancy 48.59%

Okay here is the issue If any more info is needed to help me out please let me know and I will try to get it for you My Father gets Software for free from his job So he brought iTunes windows issues- 7 installing Windows over and I installed it for him on his laptop since he hated Windows Vista and then I installed it onto my desktop Both computers are running Windows ultimate bit I then iTunes installing issues- windows 7 installed the newest version of itunes on his laptop a few months ago so he could sync music to his phone Then I went to install itunes onto my desktop since I recently bought a ipod touch During installation I get iTunes installing issues- windows 7 this error towards the end I tried getting help from other sites but no one had a clue There was no virus software running in the background or any other software running during install so nothing to interfere with during install So I gave up and ended up installing a older version iTunes installing issues- windows 7 of itunes today I thought I'd give it another shot to update the version of itunes I had with the newest available version I uninstalled the old version and downloaded attempted to install the newest version straight from apples website I then get this same error again When I hit the quot OK quot button the window closes then the status green bars says quot rolling back processes quot and then attempts to install the software again And nothing I went back to try and install an older version of itunes and now when its fully done installing itunes does not want to quot pick up or recognize that I have an ipod plugged in quot Right now my ipod is completely useless cause I cant even get itunes on my computer I'm currently trying to install itunes Version bit

A:iTunes installing issues- windows 7

Welcome to windows 7 support forums,

The issue you are describing is an incomplete install of Itunes using the Windows 7 OS.
Resolution of this issue is as follows:Remove all Apple/quicktime apps/programs and services including apple mobile device
reboot your system, download/install the latest version of Itunes.
Relevancy 48.59%

I have crippled a brand new unused Lenovo G580 Laptop trying to install windows 8.

Attempted to install from a USB drive after the install from desktop option failed due to "cannot initialize start menu" error.

Having loaded the USB on the "Where do you want to install windows 8?" menu my HD was listed in 4 partitions: 1= system Drivers (system), 2 = Windows 7 (Primary), 3 = Lenovo (Primary) 4 = Lenovo_Part (reserved)

Installation was not possible on any drive to due error message : "The selected disk has an MBD Partition table. On EFI systems Windows can only be installed to GTP disks"

I then stupidly clicked on format and formatted partition 2 which contained the Windows 7 OS thinking that would let me install 8. However even after that the same error message prevents installation and now i've lost my windows 7 files meaning the laptop no longer runs.

Can anyone give me some sage advice or point to where I might get some?

A:Major Issues Installing Windows 8

We always assume you have made your Recovery Disks using the OEM manufacturer's Recovery Media Creator app the first day you had your new PC.
& made the Startup Repair CD.
startup repair disc-create

Did you make the OEM manufacturer's Recovery Disks?
Lenovo Support - Home (US)
How to use Lenovo Recovery
Lenovo Support - Home (US)
Relevancy 48.59%

I have a TE2100 and then I set up new OS windows xp professional after finished I open window but display not full missing right side about 1 inc(top left butom OK full) I looking on device have yellow question mark "?" at other device "PCI Device".
How I can do it please tell me. VGA card original about Nvidia Geforce 4 220 (I cant remember)

I have problem to same some body in forum is member name Stockcar44 you can look it on my link:

I am sorry about English not good because I am Thailand people

Thank you for every body

A:Several issues after installing Windows XP on TE2100

Man, sorry but thats not acceptable that you ask a question, post an link which contains the answer for your problem and ask what to do.

I can only tell you what is written in the link you?ve posted: Check the BIOS if "Fullscreen" is enabled and update your Videodrivers.

That will solve your problem.

Relevancy 48.59%

i bought my lenovo g50 series about a week ago and initially it had windows 10. Hell broke loose when i down graded to windows 7 and i don't know what to do. firstly the usb ports are not reading any usb drives, 2ndly the ear/head phone jack is not working and its really pissing me off. so can you please help me.......
Mod's Edit: Additional information added to Subject line for clarity of issue and moved post to its own thread.

A:Lenovo g50-70 issues after installing Windows 7

Hi mikemjscott , 
Welcome to the Community Forums.
Did you manage to install the drivers from the support site.
Would you have the machine number from the sticker or check it from the parts lookup page.
Just keep your serial number confidential.
Update us as soon as convenient.
Relevancy 48.59%


Recently I have built a new pc a lot of the updates seemed to install in the first attempt. But out of the last 17 updates that I have left they will not install and i get the error codes.

Code 800B0100

Code 80092004

Code 80070570

Something to mention I had the KB3020369 AND KB3045645 amongst the updates im having issues with and those two installed with out any problems (I am no sure if this is relevant but something I did notice)

A:Windows update installing issues

Windows Update Posting Instructions
Relevancy 48.59%

I got a virus on my computer called PromptDownloader I didn't know how to remove it so I brought it to a guy who said he would re-install Windows and clean out my computer with compressed air He did this and removed of after issues re-installing 7 Windows Experiencing :/ my fans because he said they were Experiencing issues after re-installing Windows 7 :/ not working anymore I picked up the computer and have been using it for a couple Experiencing issues after re-installing Windows 7 :/ days I no longer have a smooth user experience with this computer It is very slow and glitchy the opposite of what I expected Experiencing issues after re-installing Windows 7 :/ with a fresh install Google Chrome crashes a lot If I leave a Youtube video on the screen even with it paused my browser is almost guaranteed to crash Playing a very non-cpu intensive game Runescape is even problematic And my IP address isn't even the same anymore It looks like I'm on a proxy somehow I'm hoping someone here could provide some insight as to why I'm experiencing these issues Is it possible this guy used some bootlegged re-install disk I'm hoping its that so I can just buy the re-install disk off Amazon and fix these issues Any input is greatly appreciated Your IPv Address Is b ef ed b d Stars to hide full IP

A:Experiencing issues after re-installing Windows 7 :/

Hi Giraffeman, and welcome to Bleeping Computer.
What is the make and model of this computer?
Please download and install Speccy to provide us with information about your computer.  Clicking on this link will automatically initiate the download. 
When Speccy opens you will see a screen similar to the one below.

Click on File which is outlined in red in the screen above, and then click on Publish Snapshot.
The following screen will appear, click on Yes.

The following screen will appear, click on Copy to Clipboard.

In your next post right click inside the Reply to Topic box, then click on Paste.  This will load a link to the Speccy log.

Please download MiniToolBox to your desktop.
Right-click on MiniToolBox.exe and select Run as Administrator.
You will see an image like the one below.

Click on the following checkboxes only:
• List last 10 Event Viewer log
• List Installed Programs
• List Users, Partitions and Memory size.
• List Minidump Files
Click on Go to start the scan.  Once it is finished highlight the text, then copy it and paste it in your topic.
Relevancy 48.59%

Hi Guys I am not sure if this is the right place for this but here I go I have just built my own home built machine Spec at end of post and I am having some problems installing windows I have tested this system with my old gb IDE drive and I Sata Issues 7 windows HDD with installing can boot into the ubuntu partiton so the rest of the system is ok When I try to install windows it gets to quot where would you like to install windows quot and there are no Issues installing windows 7 with Sata HDD drives available I have checked all of the cables are plugged in sata and power and tried serveral SATA ports on the mother board but still no luck The drive has also been formatted There are serveral settings in the BIOS for quot PCH sata control quot IDE AHCI RAID XHD and I have tried them all when I set this as IDE the hardrive Issues installing windows 7 with Sata HDD is visible in the BIOS where as either of the other two settings it is not In all of these cases the drive is not recognised when I get into the windows install The M B guise suggested the AHCI mode I have also Tried using the M B disk to install SATA drivers once I get to the windows install page also no joy I have checked the specs on the website I bought these from and they are both Serial ATA- compatible and the HDD is Windows compatible I am somewhat out of idea s here The only thing i can still see is that there appear to be two jumper pins on the back of the HDD but the HDD was OEM and had no manual and i cannot find any description of what they do if anything If someone has any idea why this isn t working I would greatly appreciate the help Cheers Possum Samsung SH-S C x Internal DVD R RW SATA Drive - Black Intel Core i GHz Lynnfield Socket LGA Processor - Retail Thermaltake Frio CPU Cooler EVGA GeForce GTX MB GDDR PCI-Express Graphics Card with HAWX PC-Game Xigmatek Midgard Pure Black Edition Gaming Case Microsoft Windows Home Premium -Bit - OEM Gigabyte GA-P A-UD Intel P A Socket DDR PCI-Express Motherboard Hitachi HDS CLA TB quot SATA II Hard Drive Corsair XMS GB x GB DDR PC - C MHz Dual Channel Kit CMX GX M A C OCZ ModXStream Pro W Modular Silent SLI Crossfire Ready ATX Power Supply nbsp

Relevancy 48.16%

I just installed Windows and it works but the installation was very difficult I'm hoping someone can help me understand what happened so that future installations go more smoothly I was running Windows on a custom desktop PC with an Intel motherboard years old I downloaded Windows and burned the installation W DVD I rebooted to the installation Explain? Windows Issues 8.1 Someone - Can UEFI Installing DVD My PC has hard drives are blank the other partially occupied by a W installation I installed W onto the remaining space on the third drive The installation seemed to work W booted from the hard drive after rebooting from the DVD However UEFI Issues Installing Windows 8.1 - Can Someone Explain? after I removed the DVD and rebooted the PC it booted to W no choices no bootloader etc If I reinserted the installation DVD and booted the DVD it would boot W from the hard drive Weird Question why would W UEFI Issues Installing Windows 8.1 - Can Someone Explain? boot when the W installation DVD is not inserted where W would boot from the hard drive after booting from the DVD Next I found no solution W would not let me burn a recovery DVD The installation DVD presented no options for recovery repair etc upon boot it would just boot W from the hard drive So thinking that MBR was clearly set to boot W I decided to wipe the drive by installing Linux I then inserted the W installation DVD hoping to install W over Linux but got the message quot A resource is missing quot I spent an hour on the phone with Microsoft no solution Later I happen to notice the quot UEFI Mode quot setting in the BIOS activated it and then everything went fine the installation DVD booted happily and installed W onto the drive W now boots normally without the DVD All is well Question why did setting quot UEFI Mode quot in my BIOS make everything work My somewhat uneducated guess when the installation DVD is booted it looks for EFI partitions If it finds one it will at least in some scenarios boot from it even if the BIOS is not in UEFI mode That's why W booted from the hard drive after booting from the installation DVD Without the DVD if you boot in non-UEFI mode it boots from the MBR which still had my W setup The W installation did not reconfigure the MBR for some reason why not That's why it booted W in before I enabled UEFI mode In UEFI mode the installation DVD configures the EFI partition and the BIOS properly and the disk must always booted in UEFI mode If all this is correct I guess my final somewhat rhetorical questions are why doesn't the Windows installation program inform the user about UEFI settings and why didn't tech support say anything about UEFI Thanks in advance for helping me understand this

A:UEFI Issues Installing Windows 8.1 - Can Someone Explain?

Can you post a screen shot of Disk management?

Screenshots and Files - Upload and Post in Eight Forums

Disk Management - Post a Screen Capture Image - Windows 7 Help Forums
Relevancy 48.16%

I have 2 windows updates that haven't installed for about a month now..

-Security Update for Microsoft .NET Framework 4 on XP, Server 2003, Vista, Windows 7, Server 2008, Server 2008 R2 for x64 (KB2656351)
-Update for Microsoft .NET Framework 4 on XP, Server 2003, Vista, Windows 7, Server 2008, Server 2008 R2 for x64 (KB2600217)

I don't have a clue why but everything installs fine.. I install them, restart my computer and everything does its thing while that's happening and they just pop up again when I do a search for updates after computer has restarted.

A:2 Windows Updates not installing, .NET Framework 4 Issues

Please follow the Windows Update Posting Instructions and post the requested data
Relevancy 48.16%

Hey guys I installed Windows onto one of my computers the one that connects directly to fios a couple weeks back and since then I have been having network issues All of the other computers on the network run XP including the one that has my printer connected to it Since I upgraded the one computer to all of the other computers have been unable to print aside from the one that 7 Windows one installing on issues after Networking computer is actually connected to the Networking issues after installing Windows 7 on one computer printer of course All computers are on the same workgroup MSHOME After I installed on the one computer it defaulted the workgroup to HOMEGROUP so I had to change it back to MSHOME and got rid of the homegroup the new Windows feature On the computer that is running Windows if I look at the network it sees no other computers but if I go on one of the XP computers the one that is attached to the printer I can see the Windows PC as well as the other XP ones On one of the other XP computers I cannot see the other XP computers but it allows me to add a network place so I can see a shared folder on the Windows PC It however does not allow me to add a network place that is located on any of the other XP computers I m very confused about all of this and I have no idea what might have happened and I need to get these computers networked with the printer once again After I realized that none of the computers were able to print I went into system options right clicked on the network printer and clicked properties and I got the quot Print spooler service not running quot message but it is running I added a new printer and updated my drivers and tried to add a printer on each computer on the network and tried to select a shared printer by name but they all say quot Cannot connect to printer Check the printer name quot etc I have no idea what to do at this point so if anyone has any ideas I would appreciate it Thanks nbsp

A:Networking issues after installing Windows 7 on one computer

Shut down all computers. Boot the "host" (the one with the printer directly connected) and one other XP PC. See if you can get connected and print to the remote computer. If successful, boot one PC at a time and see if you can get working again. If unsuccessful with just the two PCs please show for each of them ...

Start, Run, CMD, OK to open a command prompt:
(For Vista or 7 type CMD in the Search box after Start)

Type the following commands:

nbtstat -n


[Note that there is no space between the slash and ALL.]

Right click in the command window and choose Select All, then hit Enter.
Paste the results in a message here.

If necessary use a text file and removable media to copy the results to a computer with internet access.
Relevancy 48.16%

I bought a Compaq Laptop in 2005 in India. I received an "Operating System CD" (That's what it says!) with XP Home SP2. The key was on a sticker below my laptop.
I recently changed over to a Mac and want to install XP on it (Sorry!). Can I do that legally without any hassles? Also, I have moved to the US now, so does that matter? (Are licenses for particular areas only?)
Thanks a ton!

A:Installing Windows from a CD which came with one computer on another: Legal Issues

If the software is legit (easily checked by the COA you have stuck to the machine) then to install it to another machine would be okay provided that you remove it from the laptop (can only be installed on 1 machine). There are a couple of problems you may come across. If the laptop has a version of XP that's been volume licensed by Compaq then it won't install on the other machine. If it's the full (or OEM) version then it should be okay. You would likely have to ring MS to activate it and explain to them that it has been moved from one machine to another. They are pretty helpful with this type of problem and as long as you are genuine in your approach then there shouldn't be any major problem.
Relevancy 48.16%

Hi Installing after [SOLVED] Issues two 7 new Windows computers. on I'm having a load of trouble and I need some help Let me explain the problem Alright I have two computers An Alienware Mx Laptop and an HP Pavilion Desktop I decided I wanted to wipe them clean and start new So I got my USB that I received from Dell that has Windows loaded on it Popped it in the desktop and Installed a new Windows on it I went into quot Computer quot and deleted quot Windows old quot which contains all files present before the installation Then I did [SOLVED] Issues after Installing new Windows 7 on two computers. the same exact thing to my Alienware Laptop except instead of using the USB I use the recovery disc that came with the computer Then I [SOLVED] Issues after Installing new Windows 7 on two computers. deleted quot Windows old quot on that one too Everything was fine besides that my Desktop now thinks its an Alienware computer The USB was Windows Alienware or something I dont know if thats important The problems i did realise were that neither computer could connect to the internet The desktop could with an ethernet cord but the laptop couldnt at all wireless or not I also noticed that on both machines there was absolutely NOTHING in Programs in the Control Panel If I were to uninstall a program theres nothing there Usually I connect my Laptop to a larger display using an hdmi cord now it wont work My Alienware no longer has AlienFusion AlienRespawn and all the other Alienware programs that I believe are quite important What can i do Update I just realized there are many items in quot Device Manager quot that have a yellow warning sign Under Sound video and game controllers it shows duplicates of quot High Definition Audio Device quot and one of them has a yellow warning sign under its properties it says quot The device cannot start Code quot Under Display Adapters it shows duplicates of quot Standard VGA Graphics Adapter quot and It is also saying quot The device cannot start Code quot And lastly under Other Devices everything a few duplicates is having the yellow sign and it says quot The drivers for this device are not installed Code To find a driver for this device click update driver quot There are two quot unknown devices quot that say this as well Thanks for taking the time to read I greatly appreciate your help

A:[SOLVED] Issues after Installing new Windows 7 on two computers.

You cannot use an usb that had windows 7 loaded on it to install on the hp. it will be preactivated and have the dell logo, it will be an oem addition of windows and it won’t match your hardware on your hp, your wireless will not work until you download all your correct drivers.
Relevancy 48.16%

I've just purchased a laptop (without a cd-drive) and wanted to install Office.

As a student I have free access to Office 2007 (Microsoft Office Suite 2007 Service Pack 1 32-bit (English) - MSDNAA).

I'm currently using Office Starter 2010.

Now when I download the iso file, using winRAR I am able to extract the files but when I try to install I get the following:

This is then followed by the message: "There are no products affected by this package installed on this system".

I've looked online for a starter version of Office 07 (or something like that) to no avail. I've also attempted to "burn" the iso to a usb stick and install it that way but again with no success.

I'd be grateful for some help as I have no idea of where to go from here.

A:Issues installing Office 2007 (Windows 7)

Welcome to the forum,

What you are trying to install is just the service pack, that's why you are getting that message.
Relevancy 48.16%

Hello...I will start from the begining .

I bought the Acer V5 and tried booting it came with boot-up Linux which means nothing to me so I made a Windows 8 bootable USB and the problems started. First I could'n find the USB and after enabling the Legacy mode it finally found it and booted from it. Turned out the partitions are GPT and as I made the USB MBR it couldn't install so I canceled which I guess was my mistake but there was no other option. After that I created the bootable USB with GPT partition scheme and tried again. Unfortunately this time I got something called GNU GRUB....wth? I googled around and found the commands required for booting - root (hd1,0), then chainloader +1 and finally boot. Then I get the famous The Boot Configuration Data for your PC is missing or contains errors with Status: 0xc000000e. Of course tried that couple of more times but still to no avail. I cannot recover or repair as Windows was never really installed, so I don't know what to do....Hopefully someone here would be able to help. Thanks in advance guys.

Relevancy 48.16%

I purchased a new hard drive recently to replace an older one that seemed to have stopped working I had lost access to the windows disc that originally came with my computer due to a move I was not able to participate in packing my own things due to being in the hospital so I purchased hard on 10 Windows new Issues installing drive a usb flash drive Issues installing Windows 10 on new hard drive to create a bootable usb to install windows on the hard drive I have gone through the process several times and each time the computer restarts Issues installing Windows 10 on new hard drive I am taken back to the initial installation screen and am forced to go through the process again This is the first time I've actually replaced Issues installing Windows 10 on new hard drive a hard drive so I'm not sure how to proceed or fix the problem I've redone the process of putting the windows installer on the usb several times using both the windows media creation tool and rufus using a windows iso I've double checked to make sure nothing within the computer case was disconnected or loose I'm not sure how to proceed at this point

A:Issues installing Windows 10 on new hard drive

Just as the computer reboots the first time during install, pull the flash drive out.

The problem is that your bios is set to boot from USB flash drive permanently as the first device. Bios needs to be set to boot from the hard drive first as priority - and then you manually tell it to boot from the flash drive when you want it to. The workaround to changing your bios settings is to pull the flash drive out just as the computer reboots the first time when installing Windows 10.

If you happen to miss it - when the computer reboots into the first install screen again, just remove the flash drive and restart the computer.
Relevancy 48.16%

I have a problem im using sp1 at the moment and for some reason when im using the internet viewing my documents when i scroll down on pages it goes in slow motion. When i try and move pages around with the mouse everything is slow and its incredibly irritating. Now is this to do with the fact that i havent got sp2 everything else seems to run smoothly playing games downloading things ect. I tryed downloading sp2 but my computer wouldnt start up properly i have had so many problems with this pc you wouldnt believe ps it has nothing to do with malware or spyware i have Adaware Norton ect. Im currently having to use a house fan to keep it from overheating

A:Issues When Re installing Windows XP Home Edition



Im currently having to use a house fan to keep it from overheating

we need your specs, take the side off, if it isnt already off for the fan.
what does the power supply say? is the case clean?

you might need a re-apply of artic five on your cpu.

post back
Relevancy 48.16%

(After doing much research) I have an older PC with XP SP3 that I want to upgrade to windows 7. First I want to clone the hard drive to an external drive then install the 7 on the computer (yes I have enough free space on the hard drive). From what I have read I will lose my documents and other files and programs I have installed. What I am worried about is the drivers. Are they left alone? Replaced? If 7 does not have an appropriate driver (like to the FAX modem) will the old one be retained? If not will my PC recognize any driverless hardware and try to find drivers via "plug and Play"? Can I import the missing driver from the clone? Thanks.

Relevancy 48.16%

I am trying to get my laptop ready to Issues Service 1 Windows Installing Pack 7 install Windows I'm currently running Windows I understand I need to at least install Service Pack before I can install Windows Every time I try and download Windows Service Pack I get the following error code I ran the System Update Readiness Tool but it doesn't correct the problem Below is my CheckSUR log How can I correct these issues so I can download the Service Pack and reserve Windows Checking System Update Readiness Binary Version Package Version - - Checking Windows Servicing Packages Issues Installing Windows 7 Service Pack 1 Checking Package Manifests and Catalogs Checking Package Watchlist Checking Component Watchlist Checking Packages Checking Component Store f CSI Payload File Missing x CPFilters dll x microsoft-windows-cpfilters bf ad e none f e fe f CSI Payload File Missing x CPFilters dll x microsoft-windows-cpfilters bf ad e none b Issues Installing Windows 7 Service Pack 1 cb c e e f CSI Payload File Missing x CPFilters dll amd microsoft-windows-cpfilters bf ad e none c b df c Summary Seconds executed Found errors CSI Payload File Missing Total count

A:Issues Installing Windows 7 Service Pack 1

Please follow the Windows Update Posting Instructions and post the requested data

If the file is too large (8MB compressed), remove the older CBSPersist cab files until the final file is below the limit - you can always post them separately after zipping them. (the forum doesn't allow the upload of bare CAB files, for a number of reasons)

Please also post the C:\Windows\windowsudpate.log file
Relevancy 48.16%

Hi I'll try to be succinct as possible System Information 200 Installing R7 Dell 7 580 Issues Radeon SP1 AMD Windows in http s postimg org mooss pg System Information Indepth jpg http s postimg org c n rkmr Page Graphics Information jpg I was having some issues with my Dell i tower Issues Installing AMD Radeon R7 200 in Dell 580 Windows 7 SP1 http www sevenforums com pc-custom-builds-overclocking -help-advice-sought-overhauling-noisy-dell-inspiron- -mt html amp thanks to the advice I stuck my finger in the fan of the graphics card and lo and behold the noise ceased So I enquired http www sevenforums com graphic-cards -gpu-advice-replacing-ati-radeon-hd- -dell- c kjt-mainboard html amp posted here and elsewhere received advice Issues Installing AMD Radeon R7 200 in Dell 580 Windows 7 SP1 and consequently I bought PSU http www bequiet com en powersupply http www ebuyer com -be-quiet-straight-power- w-fully-wired- -gold-power-supply-bn amp GPU http www ebuyer com -sapphire-r - - gb-ddr -vga-dvi-hdmi-pci-e-graphics-card- - - g So having successfully fitted the PSU amp GPU I couldn't believe my luck things were going so well what transpired is on powering up for the first time everything was big and bland as I guessed might be expected So I ran the installation disc The install performs and completes with errors yet when I again rebooted I got what I had before everything sized and adjusted correctly through a AV receiver in windows Nero on my inch LED TV - correct desktop etc Notification on install Application Install install package failure The errors made me concerned things weren t as they should be so I opened the Catalyst Control Centre and all that is available provided is basic information within two tabs Graphic Software and Graphics Hardware There aren t any options to configure resolution or what have you Then I discovered the installation disc had replaced my IE with IE which annoyed me no end The damnedest thing is IE will not allow me to import my favourites it states Invalid File Path Utterly useless and infuriately having tried all manner of workarounds As yet I haven t uninstalled IE and re-installed IE because I am unsure whether this might be detrimental to the graphics configuration at present Na ve maybe but why would running the installation disc change the IE on my system So I went to the AMD website downloaded and installed what I presumed would be the complete and up-to-date driver software suite and again I received errors No appreciable changes but for a rather useless piece of software called AMD Gaming Evolved which doesn t seem to have any function what-so-ever Haven t uninstalled yet but want to Again - Notification on install Application Install install package failure Thereafter I did a Windows Update windows SP which normally I would never do having found on each past occasion having done so causes more problems than any appreciable benefit After I re-ran the installation disc and here linked below is the final error report http s postimg org gkulf e n AMD Catalyst log Installation Failure jpg http s postimg org qmhhmt cf AMD Catalyst log Installation Failure jpg The tower case is a little small so after installing the PSU with its thick cables the space has become restricted and through Speccy I am seeing some fluctuations in temperature from the Low s to the low s for the CPU Please see as above http www sevenforums com pc-custom-builds-overclocking -help-advice-sought-overhauling-noisy-dell-inspiron- -mt html Should I be concerned and if so what do you recommend I should do Another thing is Speccy isn t showing any temperature reading for the AMD Radeon R is this normal a good thing or not I would be extremely grateful for any advice and guidance to resolve the issues above to thereby know everything is as it should be and profit from the complete capabilities and facets of the installed graphics card Many thanks in advance

A:Issues Installing AMD Radeon R7 200 in Dell 580 Windows 7 SP1

I forgot to link the AMD Driver/Software Suite online I installed:
Relevancy 48.16%

Last week i try to instal a dual-boot system windows xp on windows installed i couldn't shrink the disk c from manage it said something about defragmentation i Installing issues windows windows 7 on xp dual-boot have disk drives with no partitions the disk c it has with GB free to create a new partition with GB i know that easeus partition will help me because i did do this once but was dual boot windows on a windows xp installed i made one partition with gb from C with easeus partition then i restart my computer and easeus made his proces after a moment - gt restart and then i should put the Installing dual-boot windows xp on windows 7 issues windows in the dvd-rom but the system was blocked like this http img yfrog com img jpg del tab Installing dual-boot windows xp on windows 7 issues was not working - gt restart again but this time i push del fast to go to bios but i didn't go to bios it made his usualy components verification everything was ok and then was blocked there I made my decision to go to a friend to format my hard drive instal athe windows on the disk and everything was ok on his pc so to explain i record my problem now my english sucks On my pc it remains the same probl but i could reinstal my windows windows xp and i have this problem on my startup MEGAUPLOAD - The leading online storage and file delivery service the first half is a delay the last half is when i restart to go to bios

A:Installing dual-boot windows xp on windows 7 issues


I don't really understand your problem, but try pressing F11 during the POST. The manually select your drive from the resulting window.

Hope this helps,
Relevancy 47.73%

Hi I've got a problem possible, connections Crazy firewall! problem: 7pro) without (Win No even inbound that is driving me absolutely crazy - no matter what I do I just plain cannot connect to my laptop I have a few services running e g VNC but every local port to which try to connect from outside mainly my internal network the laptop Crazy problem: No inbound connections possible, even without firewall! (Win 7pro) itself results in quot connection timed out quot I can't even ping the machine I've already tried anything that I could think of - decativate the firewall explicitly punching holes into the firewall - uninstall my anti virus even though it contains no firewall start in safe mode Nothing helps Windows doesn't log anything regarding incoming connections even if a add an explicit log rule to the Win firewall To my laptop it looks like no packet for an incomung connection ever reaches it Furthermore booting a Linux from USB stick results in perfectly open ports for VNC SSH etc using the same basic network configuration So it no hardware problem I'm completely out of ideas which is why i ask for help here - -- Does anybody have any idea where to look for the problem or its solution Is this a known problem How could it be fixed I'm ready and willing to try almost anthing short of plainly reinstalling as I haven't got enuogh time for this expecially considering the sh tload of programs I'd have to reinstall Thanks in advance for any help in the matter Greetings Michael

A:Crazy problem: No inbound connections possible, even without firewall! (Win 7pro)

One quick addition: if you need/want to see any special log files, configuration info etc., I'll happily provide it. I just have no idea at the moment what could be of interest in order to solve this problem.

Cheers again, Michael.
Relevancy 47.73%

From some reason, when I go to do an upgrade install from vista business 32bit to 7 professional 32bit I recieve an error message saying that you cant do an upgrade install from XP to 7?? Really stumped about this, I think I have read through just about every topic but to no avail.

Doing a clean install is not an option as I have far to many programs and no installation cd's.

Any help would be greatly appreciated! Thanks

A:Upgrade from 32bit vista bussiness to 7pro problem

I thought for a brief moment for you what might help.

Simplest solution to try first is a system file check to ensure all of them are Vista. Any problematic ones, corrupted ones or incorrect versions found have a good chance of automatically being fixed. This may then allow upgrade install.

Worth a shot, for sure, as it's simple enough.

Open an elevated command prompt, copy and paste the following, then hit enter:

sfc /scannow
Relevancy 47.73%

When i installed windows on the driver 59GB were available. after installation of windows and device drivers 24GB is all that is left.

Am i missing something? win7 is approx 11GB and drivers may add up to 500mb. where did my other 30 go? Nothing else shows up under the directory yet the drive numbers of used/available and total add up.

drive is a Crucial M4 64GB 2.5" sata III drive. I loaded the most recent firmware from Crucial's site

*read through a similar thread where it turned out to be pirated software. This is not the case, I have a genuine copy.

A:SSD not recognized at boot, still loads. 40GB used only installed 7pro

Solved the boot up problem by changing the order of my sata connections but i still only have 24GB of space after win7 prof install on a 59GB capacity drive.
Relevancy 47.73%

I currently have an AL-1540CS printer that's hooked up to the USB port of my PC. I went to the official SHARP Website to search for the drivers of it and I downloaded them. The problem is whenever I try to install the drivers it says:

"The installer has detected an unsupported operating system. This software can only be installed in the following operating systems: Windows 2000, Windows XP, Windows Vista"

After it shows this message it just closes. I tried using it with compability mode, but it won't work either with any settings. I contacted SHARP, but no answer from them yet.

Any help?

A:Printer drivers not installing on Windows 7 due to compability issues.

This is SHARP's response:

"Thank you for contacting Sharp Electronics Corporation.

Currently, there is no software available for your copier that is compatible with Windows 7. We do have the software CD available for purchase, however, this will only work with Windows XP. We have no timetable on the release of any software at this time."

What the heck? Are you kidding me? I now have an unusable printer. Is there anyway I could fix this?
Relevancy 47.73%

I am trying to get my Windows 7 system to install updates, but the Windows Update screen keeps saying "Checking for updates". Basically, its taking it forever to install updates. Also, Internet Explorer does not work right. Internet Explorer keeps freezing up. I am trying to upgrade it to Windows 10 for my brother.

Someone's help would be greatly appreciated!

Thanks in advance.

A:Issues installing Windows Updates and using Internet Explorer

I have already ran SFC/ SCANNOW and it found no issues. I reset Windows Update components and that didn't fix the issue either.
Relevancy 47.73%

I downloaded Windows 10 Anniversary Edition on my HP Notebook 15 a couple days ago.  This version came as an update, and it was not clear to me until it was complete. This laptop is new for me, purchased in June this year.  Since the update, the sound quality has been poor; very scratchy and white noise in background. Not sure what to do to fix this.  Anyone else?
Relevancy 47.73%

Ok so I bought a new pc the other day it was delivered with Win preinstalled bit version its a Packard bell Imedia I've had a play about with it and I hate windows that's why I drive installing with 7 Windows GPT issues Ultimate.. Hard have my windows ultimate at hand ready to go on there I've changed the boot GPT Hard drive issues with installing Windows 7 Ultimate.. priority for dvd drive first and enabled boot mode Once I've got to boot mode the dvd drive never shows up in GPT Hard drive issues with installing Windows 7 Ultimate.. the boot menu just the of TB GPT Hard drive issues with installing Windows 7 Ultimate.. hdds I have in there appears The drive is working as I've tried to run windows install from the desktop though it has failed and I've read a little online to find out its due to the hdd drives being formatted in GPT format I have never come across this before I know a little about pc's but not enough to know how to solve this issue I really want to go back to Win as I got on well with it and I hate windows and I don't have a touch screen monitor to go with it either and nor would I want a touch screen monitor YCH hope someone here can help me i'm at my wits end haha

A:GPT Hard drive issues with installing Windows 7 Ultimate..

Hello DrWolfenstein, and welcome to Seven Forums.

Since this is a new PC and formatted as GPT, then you have a UEFI motherboard.

If you have not already, then I would recommend creating a factory recovery USB to be able to restore Windows 8 back to factory conditions on your PC if you should ever want to in the future.Create a Packard Bell Factory Default Backup in Windows 8
Next, double check to make sure that there are Windows 7 drivers available for all devices on the PC. There's no sense in installing Windows 7 if you don't have drivers for the PC.

To install Windows 7 on UEFI, you would first need to create a bootable Windows 7 UEFI USB flash drive using the tutorial below.UEFI Bootable USB Flash Drive - Create in Windows
Next, the tutorial below will show you how to install Window 7 on UEFI with the UEFI USB.UEFI (Unified Extensible Firmware Interface) - Install Windows 7 with
Hope this helps,
Relevancy 47.73%

I am trying to get my Windows 7 system to install updates, but the Windows Update screen keeps saying "Checking for updates". Basically, its taking it forever to install updates. Also, Internet Explorer does not work right. Internet Explorer keeps freezing up. I am trying to upgrade it to Windows 10 for my brother.

Someone's help would be greatly appreciated!

Thanks in advance.

A:Issues installing Windows Updates and using Internet Explorer

I have already ran SFC/ SCANNOW and it found no issues. I reset Windows Update components and that didn't fix the issue either.
Relevancy 47.73%

Ok I don Major issues XP with Windows Pro Solved: computer. on installing new t know if anyone can help me on this one or not it s going to be Solved: Major issues with installing Windows XP Pro on new computer. difficult perhaps considering the limited information I can give I recently put together a new computer for my girlfriend but didn t have the time to stay during the entire Windows installation Apparently while XP was installing my girlfriend had gone out her mother attempted to follow the prompts eek during this she mis-typed the serial key and didn t know what to do according to her the installation froze She couldn t tab to get back and it didn t recognize the mouse She restarted the computer and apparently was able to get windows to install My girlfriend called me later to tell me that quot the screen is all wrong the colors don t look right quot Upon asking her what the problem was she replied quot the screen quot Describe it to me quot it s the monitor quot No what s wrong with it quot THE SCREEN DOESN quot T LOOK RIGHT quot Heh You can see what i m dealing with I had her go into desktop settings to crank the resolution up to at least x and high colors after she hits apply nothing happens I told her to install the drivers for the graphics card She s tried twice each time it goes through the driver installation and tells her to restart Upon restarting it goes to the Windows loading screen and then as best I can tell from what she s telling me the monitor looses signal from the PC Screen goes black monitor light goes from green to orange Computer is still on it doesn t restart She can only get back in via safe mode I m no technical genius but I m not computer illiterate either I built my own rig done some tech work at my old job etc but I m stumped Without being able to actually get over to her place to look at it myself until tomorrow the best I can guess is that either the graphics card a GeForce GT is bad or they FUBAR d the Windows installation I don t necessarily see the card as being bad seeing as when I started the installation everything looked fine if the card was simply bad wouldn t she NOT get any kind of picture As I said I dunno if anyone can give me any advice based off the limited info I can give I m just trying to see if I can find out anything to help her get it working herself If I can t get her up and running before about today when she has to leave for work it should be a moot point as I can go out there myself tomorrow to look at it BTW in case it s necessary here s her components that I picked out and put together for her Pentium D ASUS P NSLI LGA NVIDIA nForce SLI Intel Edition ATX Intel Motherboard EVGA -P -N -TX GeForce GT MB -bit GDDR PCI Express x Video Card Hard drive is a GB Western Digital she s got a gig of Corsair RAM etc I figure the only thing that matters in this situation is perhaps the card really but then I don t know for sure obviously Any ideas anyone can give me would be greatly appreciated nbsp

A:Solved: Major issues with installing Windows XP Pro on new computer.
Relevancy 47.73%

HP pavilion dv notebook Product Number FH UA ABC Intel Core Duo CPUT Upon catching a bug virus I took no chance and formatted everything instead of the system recovery solution F since there was a virus there anyway so I did not want to take any chance Since I did not make any CD DVD from from the previous Windows Vista system that came with the Notebook I went buying a brand new Windows XP Pro DVD But now the Install of XP dv6700 pavilion hp my notebook installing Issues on Windows Windows XP Pro keeps failing with error quot Setup did not find any hard disk drives Issues installing Windows XP on my hp pavilion dv6700 notebook installed in your computer quot when chosing the option quot To set up Windows XP now press ENTER quot I have no other option to chose other from To repair Windows XP Installation using recovery console Press R quot and to quit setup Press F But no options to boot the install Issues installing Windows XP on my hp pavilion dv6700 notebook from a nd rd partition Obviously the Hard drive is on a nd rd partition of the hard drive and Windows XP Install can t access it So I loaded a Boot CD ran fdisk from Bart s CDROM Boot Diskbut it fails with error quot AUTOEXEC Booted drive ia sL Setting up Ram disk at drive q Autoexec Aborted quot and it would not launch fdisk I guess it has to do with the fact that the system booting drive is on a nd rd partition I usually have no problem using fdisk or partition magic to merge all partition in one get the partition activated and boot the install from there but on my notebook I seem to not be able to do so Thanks for helping nbsp

A:Issues installing Windows XP on my hp pavilion dv6700 notebook

That's because XP does not have the SATA drivers for the Hard Drive .. so it doesn't see it.
If you know the Driver .. it can be slipsteamed into the XP install CD.
Even if you can do this, you'll probably have trouble finding the other drivers that are missing.

Have you though about getting the recovery DVDs from HP ??
You should have recovered from the recovery partition .. it was safe.
Relevancy 47.3%

AMD 8 core 64 bit system I built.

1. installed free, w10pro upgrade.
2. made a disk image and repair cd.
3. can I now roll back to w7 64pro. and still keep an option to
latter do and clean & fresh w10pro install to a new ssd. (will my digital verification still be valid?
without all the fragments from 7 and my old programs?
Thank you.

A:w10pro upgraded, roll backto 7pro, install w10 on new ssd at a future

Sure - you can clean install at any time.
Relevancy 47.3%

Personally, I hate windows 7. I think its crap and that windows xp is more friendly to me. I know that windows 7 is more stable than windows xp, but I don't care, I just wan't windows xp. So, I put the disk in my computer and I clicked install windows xp, but than this thing popped up.

It syas that windows 7 is incompatible with windows xp. How can I make windows 7 compatible with windows xp so that I can install and use the windows xp OS instead of windows 7?

A:Installing Windows XP on Windows 7 - Incompatibility Issues

You cannot start installation of an older version from desktop of a newer version. You need to boot your PC with XP install media.
Relevancy 47.3%

Hi, I recently clean upgraded my Xp to Windows 7. I did a clean sintall and am slowly installing everything from scratch.

When I downloaded AVG free, it wouldn't configure the files, it just stalled.

I went with Avira, who have never failed me in the past and it installed and downloaded files without any hassles, lucky.

Since then I've downloaded the latest patch for my evga gtx 285 and the driver just stall when it says "installing files". I downloaded the 64bit patch.

The same thing has happened when I downloaded iTunes 64bit. The thing just stalls when it looks as though ti's completing installation.

Any ideas? Thanks


A:Solved: Issues installing programs/drivers with Windows 7 64bit

Anyone of these failed installed my have messed things up, that NOTHING is going to get installed.

Have you tried cleaning up the failed installed?
Relevancy 47.3%

I have an ASUS ROG RAIDR Express PCIE SSD which I have it in UEFI mode where I was able to install Windows 7 successfully on it with my motherboard BIOS set to UEFI mode and CSM to UFEI as well. But now when I connect my storage HDD's and my 2 Corsair Neutron GTX SSD's which I set up in a RAID0 array in Legacy mode along with my Blu-ray RW optical drive, they're not recognized in Windows at all. How can I get Windows to recognize my drives in UEFI if even possible at all? I've tried switching the CSM back to Legacy to see if that'll work, but my system gets stuck in boot loop after the Intel RAID setup screen.
Relevancy 42.57%

When running "Defrag" there any danger to continuing to work on other programs/operations while defrag is running ? Or is it best to run defrag only and leave the PC alone ?

Also...if Defrag is running...any problems with any programs "Auto-Update" software updates or any other program's normal updates in task manager ?


A:Win 7Pro 64bit "Defrag" question

There shouldn't be any danger in that. I'm not a defragger but check this link out where Brink is explaining how to defrag properly

Disk Defragmenter - Open and Use

Good luck,
Best Regards,
Relevancy 41.71%

Hi everyone I'm trying to help Windows Issues and Update SP1 update installing my Aunt with an issue with her computer but have ended up at a dead end The initial problem was that she was having problems getting updates including SP to install I have read through Issues installing SP1 and Windows Update update various threads on this board to find tips on this Issues installing SP1 and Windows Update update and most seemed to suggest that I run the System Upgrade Readiness tool But I can't seem to run this either Every time it runs I get a message asking me to install a hotfix KB KB just appears to be the SUR tool but when the install process starts it just hangs up and never finishes Everything I've tried including running the Microsoft diagnostics tool can't fix this I've seen other threads that suggest resetting windows update using a bat file So I tried that as well Now when I run Windows update it says that I need to quot install an update for Windows Update quot But when I try this I get an error message saying an error occurred and quoting error code B I've attached what I think is the CheckSUR log file I seem now to have run out of ideas Any help anyone can give would be most appreciated

A:Issues installing SP1 and Windows Update update

Sometimes you can have better luck by downloading the Service Pack and installing it directly, rather than using Windows Update.

Download: Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2 Service Pack 1 (KB976932) - Microsoft Download Center - Download Details

For 32 bit Windows, you need the last file listed. 537 MB

For 64 bit Windows, you need the next to last file listed. 903 MB.

Might help, might not.
Relevancy 39.99%

the Drivers like the ATI does not startup and has errors after restarting, MS Office 2010 also were unable to startup...or install well. There are also many other softwares that did not start up well or worked after successful install. Do I need to do something in the BIOS first like S1 power save or S3 and HPET Precision in the BIOS? PC is new and OS from newegg from new builder purchase

A:installing 32 bit issues

Reinstall Windows 7 clean. No upgrade or repair, just a clean install.
Relevancy 39.99%

OK Problem Installing software Keep getting errors Can anyone make any headway to this ongoing issue in my installation issues Please help This is what Hijack has to say Can anyone see issues...again Installing anything Installing issues...again wrong Logfile of HijackThis v Scan saved at PM on Platform Windows XP SP WinNT MSIE Internet Explorer v SP Running processes C WINDOWS System smss exe C WINDOWS system csrss exe C WINDOWS system winlogon exe C WINDOWS system services exe C WINDOWS system lsass exe C WINDOWS System Ati evxx exe C WINDOWS system svchost exe C WINDOWS system svchost exe C WINDOWS System svchost exe C WINDOWS System svchost exe C WINDOWS System svchost exe C WINDOWS system Ati evxx exe C WINDOWS Explorer EXE C WINDOWS System brsvc a exe C WINDOWS System brss a exe C WINDOWS system spoolsv exe C Program Files Zone Labs ZoneAlarm zlclient exe C WINDOWS System P P Networking P P Networking exe C Program Files Logitech iTouch exe C Program Files Scansoft PaperPort pptd nt exe C PROGRA TELUSE SMARTB MotiveSB exe C Program Files MUSICMATCH MUSICMATCH Jukebox mmtask exe C Program Files Common Files Symantec Shared ccApp exe C WINDOWS system carpserv exe C Program Files ATI Technologies ATI Control Panel atiptaxx exe C Program Files Logitech MouseWare system em exec exe C WINDOWS system Brmfrmps exe C Program Files Common Files Symantec Shared ccSetMgr exe C WINDOWS System inetsrv inetinfo exe C Program Files Norton AntiVirus navapsvc exe C Program Files Norton AntiVirus SAVScan exe C WINDOWS System snmp exe C WINDOWS System svchost exe C Program Files Common Files Symantec Shared CCPD-LC symlcsvc exe C WINDOWS system wdfmgr exe C WINDOWS system ZONELABS vsmon exe C Program Files Common Files Symantec Shared ccEvtMgr exe C Program Files Common Files Symantec Shared Security Center SymWSC exe C WINDOWS system BRMFRSMG EXE C WINDOWS System alg exe C Program Files Webroot Spy Sweeper SpySweeper exe C Program Files MSN Messenger MsnMsgr Exe C WINDOWS system ctfmon exe C Program Files Scansoft PaperPort SmartUI SmartUI exe C Program Files Internet Explorer iexplore exe C Program Files Internet Explorer iexplore exe C DOCUME Mina LOCALS Temp Temporary Directory for hijackthis zip HijackThis exe C Program Files Messenger msmsgs exe R - HKCU Software Microsoft Internet Explorer Main Start Page http foodnetworkvideos com R - HKLM Software Microsoft Internet Explorer Main Start Page http www bhg com bhg recipe R - HKLM Software Microsoft Internet Explorer Search CustomizeSearch O - BHO myBar BHO - D D -F E - ad- A - ECE AC - C Program Files MyWay myBar bin MYBAR DLL O - BHO SafeGuard Protect PCShield - FFB - EEF- - FA- FC A E C A - C WINDOWS System sfg dll O - BHO NAV Helper - BDF E -B - AD-A -FADC B - C Program Files Norton AntiVirus NavShExt dll O - Toolbar amp SearchBar - D D -F E - ad- A - ECE AC - C Program Files MyWay myBar bin MYBAR DLL O - Toolbar Norton AntiVirus - CDD BF- FFB- - AD - DF B D - C Program Files Norton AntiVirus NavShExt dll O - HKLM Run Zone Labs Client quot C Program Files Zone Labs ZoneAlarm zlclient exe quot O - HKLM Run P P Networking C WINDOWS System P P Networking P P Networking exe AUTOSTART O - HKLM Run zBrowser Launcher C Program Files Logitech iTouch exe O - HKLM Run SetDefPrt C Program Files Brother BRMFLPRO BrDefPrt exe O - HKLM Run QuickTime Task quot C Program Files QuickTime qttask exe quot -atboottime O - HKLM Run PaperPort PTD C Program Files Scansoft PaperPort pptd nt exe O - HKLM Run Openwares LiveUpdate C Program Files LiveUpdate LiveUpdate exe O - HKLM Run NAV CfgWiz C Program Files Common Files Symantec Shared CfgWiz exe GUID NAV CMDLINE quot REBOOT quot O - HKLM Run Motive SmartBridge C PROGRA TELUSE SMARTB MotiveSB exe O - HKLM Run mmtask C Program Files MUSICMATCH MUSICMATCH Jukebox mmtask exe O - HKLM Run Logitech Utility Logi MwX Exe O - HKLM Run jgrwn C WINDOWS jgrwn exe O - HKLM Run IndexSearch C Program Files Scansoft PaperPort IndexSearch exe O - HKLM Run ccApp quot C P... Read more

Relevancy 39.99%

After a year and a half of having SP1 installed, I decided to update to SP2. Two months ago, I had used vsp1cln.exe in order to clean up my winsxs folder, and was aware that I wouldn't be able to uninstall SP1. Two months ago I had no need to update to SP2, but times have changed. Is it possible to still update to SP2, or will I have to reformat?

A:Issues installing SP2

Merry Christmas.
That vsplcln was a clean up tool to get rid of the excess of the sp1 install. I do not think that you will have a problem with sp2. Give it a try, worst case scenario you will have to do a clean install of sp1 again.
Vista SP2 Compcln.exe and Other Notable Changes in Service Pack 2 -
Relevancy 39.99%

Ok so first off im not sure on my computer specs because well it doesnt work -.-'
secound All partitions and OS are removed from my computer
Now my problem is that when i Boot from CD to install Windows XP it all goes fine untill like 90 secounds or so in it just compleatly stops... left it for a few hours it just freezes in that blue screen. ive gotten as far as like 80% for it installing windows xp. it never makes it out of that blue screen though.
Now this computer is OLD but ive installed xp on it quite a few times (dont ask [no not illegal])
Does anyone know what could be causing this or even better have a solution. (also i have managed to install windows 2k without a problem or a single freeze)

A:Installing Issues

Hi and welcome to TSG.

Was the computer having problems like crashing, blue screens, or restarting on its own before you tried to re-install Windows?

Are you using the exact same installation CD you had previously successfully used on that particular computer?
Relevancy 39.99%

I have an Acer notebook that has the C drive totally formatted. On my laptop I have two ISO of WinXP. One from an old cd of mine and the other from Microsoft itself.

I use rufus to create a bootable USB from my ISO, when starting from the netbook via USB I get the missing EULA cannot continue error. Rufus won't recognise the Microsoft ISO as bootable so I use a program ISO to USB. When I make it from the Microsoft ISO I get missing Hal.dll or a boot.ini cannot be found.

How can I fix these so I can make an installation USB and put WinXP on the netbook?

A:Installing XP via USB issues.

If they are proper ISO of windows you just write to USB it should be bootable it sounds as if one of the CD is not reading writing correct
Relevancy 39.99%

I have a computer somebody gave to me that I'm trying to install Mafia on, a game with 3 disks. The first disk works fine, then it says to insert disk 2. When I put the disk in, the cd player comes on and it says its an audio cd! It's like it has formatted it. On my other computer it says its a Mafia Game CD but this one treats it as an audio cd. Any suggestions? I would appreciate any help.

A:Installing Issues

Are all of the CDs legal, or are they burnt copies?
Relevancy 39.99%

Hello there, after installing service pack 1, I now have two issues with my ULTIMATE edition...

1. When I click on the link to enter my product key nothing happens, I just did a clean reinstalled of Vista ULTIMATE and during the install I decided to leave out the product key until days later, but now I can not enter the key. Any help please ?

2. I can no longer get to device manager when I bring up system from control panel to click on the link "Device Manager" on the left hand column.

I know there are other ways of getting to device manager, but I wish to have this part fixed please. Any help with Please ?

Cheers MagicBytes

A:After installing SP1 I now have two issues please help

Hi, MagicBytes, and welcome to the forums.

You can try uninstalling SP1 and see if both of these issues go away - and then re-install SP1 after entering your key - or you can manually download and reinstall SP1 from the large offline installer.
Relevancy 39.99%

Lately I have been having some trouble installing anything on my laptop. Whenever I attempt to install a program, a message comes up saying that there is another installation in progress and I must complete it first, which is understandable. The Issue with this, however, is that I have no clue what this other installation is or how to stop it. Is there a way I can cancel this unknown installation or at the very least find out what it is? Please help, this is very annoying and has been going on for far too long.

A:Installing Issues

Hi and Welcome to TSF!

A simple restart of the PC should end all install processes if any are running.
Relevancy 39.99%

This problem just started recently, I am not sure what changed aside from installing Visual Studio 2013, but I don't think thats related (Hope anyway)

So, nothing will install without elevation, but I never get the usual pop up for elevation, it just does a splash screen for a split second then goes away. I can successfully right click and run as admin, though it gets annoying. But the biggest problem is, I can't install any drivers, browser extensions, or anything that normally doesnt give the elevation prompt. And since most of these items do not have a physical icon (being installed via browser) I can't right click and elevate it.

Any ideas?

A:Issues installing everything

bump, no one knows anything about this??
Relevancy 39.99%

I found this forum while searching for a solution to my issue and figured I'd try posting I searched the forums but didn't see anything related I got a free laptop from a friend It's an old gateway mhz pent mb ram a whole gb drive For my purpose it's fine tho I just need to be able to web browse and work on homework when I am vegging in front of the tv When I booted it up it wanted to validate It only had a phone connection for network so I let it dial the number and it validated fine I assume this means the copy on it is legit It shipped with I get into xp which frankly is running quite well given the machine it's on and I installed a wireless adapter and got connected to my local net I head over to microsoft update and run that It updates the updater then it wants to install bits winhttp and genuine advantage validation tool It downloads and installs and asks to continue Goes through the whole process and then wants to download and install bits and winhttp again I check the history and it says it's downloaded and installed these successfully in fact it lists these as having been installed successfully multiple times I tried downloading service pack and installing manually but it gets to inspecting my configuration and just disappears Tried doing the same with windows installer and same thing it starts then just poofs When I download from MS the genuine advantage passes with Issues installing np I'm about ready to just kill the xp install and Issues with installing go to se

A:Issues with installing

How much free space do you have available on your hard drive?
Relevancy 39.99%

Hey, when im installing the Windows 7 official beta release, when it's expanding files , my screen just cuts off doing installation and no matter what I do i cant wake it back up. Is this a problem with have a EVGA 260, or just something im not doign correctly, i have delete all the contents off my hardrive and this is a fresh x64 bit Windows 7 Install.

A:Installing Issues

I have an GTX260 and I get the same problem but only when I format the drive at setup, to get around it just leave the incomplete install there and just install it again in the same partition and the second time around it will complete the setup, strange I know but it works and once you have fully installed and logged on just go to your drive and delete the windows old folder and that's it have fun and send some feedback to Microsoft on it.
Relevancy 39.99%

I'm trying to install a new 1tb western digital hard drive, and whenever its hooked into my system I am unable to boot. I've tried changing the boot set up and changing around the sata cables. any help will be appreciated.

A:Having issues installing a 3rd hd please help.

This for a primary drive for the OS ? Booting from installation disc properly ? Wait a minute, sorry, just a 3rd drive and already have OS installed ?
Relevancy 39.99%

Hello all, great forum. I'm on a mission to install Windows 7 along side Ubuntu (which is already installed). I've got a fresh hard drive waiting for Windows, but I seem to be having some issues when installing from USB. I've got a bootable USB stick, and I've modified my bios to boot from USB first. When I reboot my computer, the windows seven install setup begins. I select the new hard drive and begin installation. All goes well, and it eventually says "Windows needs to restart to continue". The computer reboots (remember, it's booting from USB first), and immediately goes right back to the beginning of the set up process. So I'm in the infinite loop of running the set up process, but it never gets passed that. Any ideas with what I'm doing wrong? Set up seems to go fine, but after reboot, it just starts over again.

Thanks for any advice!


A:Issues installing from USB

take the usb stick out after it has finished installing but before it boots again.
Relevancy 39.99%

So I am attempting to install windows on new Issues Installing my SSD on W7 my system I will list specs later I just got a GB OCZ Agility SSD so Issues Installing W7 on my new SSD I want to install W Issues Installing W7 on my new SSD on it but I dont want to remove my current system until I have that setup First I wasn't able to boot from a CD DVD but I think I have resolved that Now when I attempt to install from inside my current W install I get all the way to the installing screen past initial options amp choosing a drive to install on When I get there it gives me the following error quot Windows Setup cannot locate a valid hard drive to store temporary installation files To install Widows create more free space on the hard drive or add a new hard drive quot I have over GB free on every single drive in my system the smallest being the SSD that I am trying to install to This should be way more than enough for a W install Can anybody help me get past this Here are my specs AMD Phenom II x ghz Gigabyte MA X-UD P x GB Corsair XMS DDR - - - XFX GB x GB WD Caviar Black RAID- System Disk TB WD Caviar Black Storage TB WD Caviar Green Storage GB IDE GB IDE GB OCZ Agility SSD Edit Delete Message

A:Issues Installing W7 on my new SSD

I find it somewhat ironic that you have more hard drive space than I've ever seen, yet Windows is asking for more.

Still, I have never seen nor heard of this error message. I can't even find any information on the Internet about it, which is a big red flag. Where is the installation CD from?
Relevancy 39.56%

It says its exiting with 1603 or something like that. I included a link to some logs of the installation as I was told to on the useless Microsoft forums.


Please help me out. I need Framework 3.5 SP1 for Visual C++ 2008 SP1.

A:Issues installing .NET Framework 3.5 SP1

Welcome to TSF....

Do you have any of the other .NET Framework packs installed? If so could you please list them.
Relevancy 39.56%

Hello Currently we are runing pulling data from machines that measures charge cycles the setup as follow - machines that are linked connected to a Port D-Link switch - PC running WIN XP that is also connected to the D-Link switch data from machines are sent to the PC The IP address for example is - PC acting as Server running Windows that is connected to the NIC after on installing 2nd Card PC Issues D-Link switch PC collects data and dumps to SQL Database on PC The IP address for example is - All machines and PCs are assinged IP Addresses Using the above setup I am able to ping PC from PC and PC from PC Recently I was told to try to get both PC and PC on our company domain so I went ahead and purcahsed Nic Cards I installed a Nic Card on PC Win XP and I was able to access company s Issues after installing 2nd NIC Card on PC domain Internet so now PC has NIC Cards NIC has ip address as shown above and NIC has IP address on our network Since everything was working so far I wanted to test the Issues after installing 2nd NIC Card on PC communications between the two PCs before Installing a Nic Card on the PC Win I found that I am able to ping PC from PC From PC I ran ping command to ping ip but I am no longer able to ping PC from PC using ping command to ping address Since PC has Nic Card with a different ip address for each is there a reason that I am no longer able to ping PC from PC after installing a NIC Card on PC Thanks in advance for the help b nbsp

A:Issues after installing 2nd NIC Card on PC

firewall engaged?
using vlans?
Relevancy 39.56%

So yep I just finished building a computer and everything went well until there were problems with the hard drive that I was initially going to use The infamous blue screen came up just after the computer reboots to continue the Windows installation after you format the HD and all and I figure it was the HD So I grab an older one and it gets far enough to where I m down to quot Minutes Left quot and then BAM It s back that damn blue screen I forgot what the screen said the first time with the other HD but I don t even care about that one anymore I m more concerned with this one since I got further Anyways the technical information readout is STOP x E and so on and so forth portcls sys - Address and so on and so forth So yea I m building this PC for someone and it d be great if I could receive some help EDIT Oh sorry I put this thread here cause I m wondering if it may have something to do with the mobo WinXP Installing Issues or the BIOS or something Everything I m building this PC with is new and out of the box save the current HD I m using nbsp

A:Issues Installing WinXP

Hello and welcome to Techspot.

I have deleted your other thread on this subject. Please don`t start any more threads for this. Thanks.

Did you completely delete all partitions etc before reformatting? Also, did you do a complete format and not a quick format?

Go HERE and run one of the hard drive utilities on the drive. If it checks out ok, do the following.

Disconnect anything not required to run the system. Just leave the mobo/psu/cpu/1 stick of ram/harddrive/graphics card/cd-rom see if that helps.

If not, go HERE and follow the instructions for testing the ram etc.

Let us know the results.

Regards Howard :wave: :wave:
Relevancy 39.56%


Upgraded my machine to XP SP2. Since than have a persistnat problem with my display. A shortwhile after starting up my display size shrinks and I cannot restore to original. Only way of doing this is switching off and on again after some time (if I rebot immediately screen stays "shrinked"). Tried to look for a new driver or fix on the web and can't find a thing.

My config:
Radeon 9600SE VGA
AOC Spectrum 9GLrsA screen

Thanks for any help!

A:display issues after installing SP2

To clarify, the only way to get your display to get back to normal is to reboot the whole computer, or turn off & on the monitor ?

But you have to leave it off for a while. How long does it have to stay off before it "resets" ? A minute, an hour or a day ?

This sounds very weird and fun.

Did this problem start IMMEDIATELY after the SP2 application, or did it take a while to develop ? If it took a while, how long. ( A minute, an hour, a day, etc....)

Can you get to system > device manager ? If so, check to see if there are any yellow or red flags on any device, particularly video.
Relevancy 39.56%

I am having problems connecting my new graphics card. I connect to the correct power cables and then i"m not able to find my cd drive. Help please.

Relevancy 39.56%

I have been trying to re-install my OS on my Dell...
I'm using their recovery CD.

It does great and everything Until It re-boots and it shows the Window Xp logo than when it enters the screen goes multi-color than blank. =(

I have re-tried reinstalling and same thing. It's not the video card because it does fine until it goes into windows itself. And not the monitor either. Any suggests? I really want to get this PC running again!

A:Fraustrated - re-installing issues =(

Welcome to TSF....

Is this video card an add-on card in one of the slots or an on-board card built into the mother board?

Also since you have the Dell recovery disk set have you tried running the drivers disk from boot and installing all of the special drivers from this disk?
Relevancy 39.56%

Well it did everything fine... that little menue thingy came up saying to accept their agreement etc. etc. then in my Windows Updater thing... stops at 99% ^^ ANNOYING!

I then just hit the power button on my computer, because when i tried to see why it was stopping... it froze. It booted up(Taking longer than usual) And it said Configuring Updates 0% Stage 1 of 3

Then it didnt move from 0%, and just disappeared, then i logged in, and i checked my thingy, and i still had Service Pack 1 XD Any help?
Internet Speed : Wow!! 54.0 Mega-Bytes Per-Second :P So it cant be my internet...?
Relevancy 39.56%

Im having problems installing and using programs like AIM and norton using having issues program and installing DDS Ver - - - NTFSx Internet Explorer BrowserJavaVersion Run by Anubis at on - - Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition GMT - AV Kaspersky PURE Enabled Updated C D BC - - -A F -E C FW Kaspersky PURE Enabled Running Processes C WINDOWS system svchost -k DcomLaunch svchost exe C WINDOWS System svchost exe -k netsvcs C WINDOWS system svchost exe -k WudfServiceGroup svchost exe svchost exe C WINDOWS system spoolsv exe svchost exe C Program Files Common Files Apple Mobile Device Support AppleMobileDeviceService exe C Program Files Kaspersky Lab Kaspersky having issues using and installing program PURE avp exe C Program Files Bonjour mDNSResponder exe C Program Files Common Files InfoWatch CryptoStorage ProtectedObjectsSrv exe C WINDOWS System svchost exe -k HTTPFilter C Program Files Java jre bin jqs exe C Program Files Maxtor Sync SyncServices exe C Program Files Common Files Microsoft Shared VS DEBUG MDM EXE C Program Files Microsoft LifeCam MSCamS exe C WINDOWS system svchost exe -k imgsvc C Program Files Viewpoint Common ViewpointService exe c WINDOWS system ZuneBusEnum exe C WINDOWS Explorer EXE C windows system hpsysdrv exe C Program Files Common Files InterVideo SchSvr SchSvr exe C Program Files InterVideo Common Bin WinRemote exe C WINDOWS SOUNDMAN EXE C WINDOWS system ps exe C WINDOWS ALCWZRD EXE C Program Files Omni Omni keyboard driver KbdAp A exe C WINDOWS vVX exe C Program Files Mobile Action Bluetooth Manager MaBtSh exe C Program Files Maxtor OneTouch Status maxmenumgr exe C Program Files Zune ZuneLauncher exe C Program Files QuickTime QTTask exe C Program Files iTunes iTunesHelper exe C Program Files Kaspersky Lab Kaspersky PURE avp exe C Program Files Common Files Java Java Update jusched exe C WINDOWS system ctfmon exe C Program Files YourWare Solutions FreeRAM XP Pro FreeRAM XP Pro exe C Program Files MySpace IM MySpaceIM exe C Program Files Common Files Ahead Lib NMBgMonitor exe C Program Files Skype Phone Skype exe C Program Files Common Files Ahead Lib NMIndexingService exe C PROGRA Yahoo MESSEN ymsgr tray exe C Program Files iPod bin iPodService exe C Program Files Common Files Ahead Lib NMIndexStoreSvr exe C Program Files Mozilla Firefox firefox exe C Program Files Mozilla Firefox plugin-container exe C Program Files Mozilla Firefox plugin-container exe Pseudo HJT Report uStart Page hxxp securityresponse symantec com avcenter fix homepage uSearchMigratedDefaultURL hxxp search yahoo com search p searchTerms amp fr yie c mSearch Bar hxxp ie redirect hp com svs rdr TYPE amp tp iesearch amp locale EN US amp c Q amp bd presario amp pf desktop uInternet Settings ProxyOverride local uSearchURL Default hxxp toolbar ask com toolbarv askRedirect o amp gct amp gc amp q s uURLSearchHooks DefaultSearchHook Class c e b- - a - b- b befc db - c program files asksearch bin DefaultSearch dll uURLSearchHooks Vuze Remote Toolbar ba e- - -b f - e d cc - c program files vuze remote prxtbVuz dll BHO Adobe PDF Link Helper df c-e ad- -a -fa c ebdc - c program files common files adobe acrobat activex AcroIEHelperShim dll BHO AskBar BHO f d - - d - c -aa e ed - c program files askbardis bar bin askBar dll BHO Conduit Engine f b -b - - b- fba bd d - c program files conduitengine prxConduitEngine dll BHO IEVkbdBHO Class ab -e d - f -a a - fa cca c - c program files kaspersky lab kaspersky pure ievkbd dll BHO C C A-E - b - D - CECB - No File BHO Windows Live Sign-in Helper d - c - abf- ecc- c - c program files common files microsoft shared windows live WindowsLiveLogin dll BHO Skype add-on for Internet Explorer ae - e c- ed - f b-f f a - c program files skype toolbars internet explorer skypeieplugin dll BHO Vuze Remote Toolbar ba e- - -b f - e d cc - c program files vuze remote prxtbVuz dll BHO Java Plug-In SSV Helper dbc -a - b-bc - c c c a - c program files java jre bin jp ssv dll BHO FilterBHO Class e cf -d - a- f - f a f - c prog... Read more

A:having issues using and installing program

Hello and welcome to Bleeping ComputerMy name is etavares and I will be working with you to fix your computer.We 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.Please take note:If you have since resolved the original problem you were having, we would appreciate you letting us know. If you are unable to create a log because your computer cannot start up successfully please provide detailed information about your installed Windows Operating System including the Version, Edition and if it is a 32bit or a 64bit system.
If you are unsure about any of these characteristics just post what you can and we will guide you.Please tell us if you have your original Windows CD/DVD available.If you are unable to perform the steps we have recommended please try one more time and if unsuccessful alert us of such and we will design an alternate means of obtaining the necessary information.Once we start working together, please reply back within 3 days or this thread may be closed so we can help others who are waiting. If you will be unable to respond (e.g. vacation, travel, etc.), please let me know ahead of time.Please refrain from running tools or applying updates other than those we suggest while we are cleaning up your computer. The reason for this is so we know what is going on with the machine at any time. Some programs can interfere with others and hamper the recovery process. Please also continue to work with me until I give you the all clear. Even if your computer appears to act better, you may still be infected.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.If you have already posted a log, please do so again as instructed below, as your situation may have changed.Use the 'Add Reply' and add the new log to this thread.We need to see some information about what is happening in your machine. Please perform the following scan:We need to create an OTL report,Please download OTL from this link.Save it to your desktop.Double click on the icon on your desktop.Click the "Scan All Users" checkbox.Under the Custom Scan box paste this in:

drivers32 /all
%systemroot%\system32\*.dll /lockedfiles
%systemroot%\system32\*.sys /90
%systemroot%\Tasks\*.job /lockedfiles
%systemroot%\*. /mp /s

Click the Quick Scan button.The scan should take a few minutes.Please copy and paste both logs in your reply.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 HEREWe also need a new log from the GMER anti-rootkit Scanner. Please note that if you are running a 64-bit version of Windows you will not be able to run GMER and you may skip this step.Please first disable any CD emulation programs using the steps found in this topic:Why we request you disable CD Emulation when receiving Malware Removal AdviceThen create another GMER log and post it as an attachment to the reply where you post your new DDS log. Instructions on how to properly create a GMER log can be found here:How to create a GMER logIn your reply, please post both OTL logs and the GMER log. Thanks and again sorry for the delay.
Relevancy 39.56%

I came to this forum because of this exact same problem It started like a month and a half ago after a Windows update I ve tried to roll back to different points but that doesn t seem to do anything Last week it just suddenly started working again this same thing happened last year oddly enough Maybe you d be able to help me too There is indeed a next to my wireless adapter It says the device cannot start code All the services you ve listed are quot Started quot and on automatic When I experienced this problem last year the HP tech person had me play around with the Wireless Zero Configuration a little bit and that fixed it Here is the IPConfig information Microsoft Windows XP Version C Copyright - Microsoft Corp C Documents installing issues Wireless SP3 after and Settings Vincent gt ipconfig all Windows IP Configuration Host Name VINNY Primary Dns Suffix Node Type Hybrid IP Routing Enabled No WINS Proxy Enabled No Ethernet adapter Local Area Connection Connection-specific DNS Suffix Description NVIDIA nForce Networking Controller Physical Address - B- - E- -D Dhcp Enabled Yes Autoconfiguration Enabled Yes IP Address Subnet Mask Default Gateway DHCP Server DNS Servers Lease Obtained Wednesday November PM Lease Expires Thursday November PM Additional info that may be helpful - my computer is a Hewlet Packard Pavillion notebook There is typically an HP Wireless Assistant program that is used to manage the wireless connection Whenever this problem occurs I can no longer access that program The link is there but clicking on Wireless issues after installing SP3 it causes nothing to happen Thanks for any help that anyone may offer nbsp Wireless issues after installing SP3

Relevancy 39.56%

hello i am having trouble getting freelancer to install on my laptop. it is a dell studio 15 and i am running windows vista Home Premium 64bit. during installation it will start but then gets stuck at a screen that says "creating game folders". does anybody have any ideas or suggestions that can help my predicament out, i really love this game and would like to continue playing it.

A:Issues with installing Freelancer

how much space have you got left on your ystem?
Relevancy 39.56%

Hi you all I m an XP-Pro user getting used to Win- Recently I got an HP Workstation that Installing XP-Pro Issues Questions about came with Win- Pro installed and a CD or DVD with Win- Pro My old XP Questions about XP-Pro Installing Issues PC has a lot of corrupted features that I had no way of restoring so I may be able to move my personal files to the new PC but don t want to move the OS itself I do have a large amount of Applications and Personal Documents in my old PC which I m wondering if they would work in the new Workstation when I move them using a special cable I purchased or simply an external hard disk I also have another PC a Business Dell that I bought cheap and have to put memory etc it came with XP Pro as well not installed but in a CD DVD It only has a GB HDD and GB RAM but lots of USBs My questions are if I can install the Win Pro disk in my new HP Workstation GB RAM GB HDD USBs and also install there the XP-Pro disk and how would I go about it I never done this before but I do have an uninstalled Acronis Application that can help me with partitions Where would I have to install Acronis Thanks for your time and interest SeniorOldtimer lt I have removed the huge font size - moderator ETAF gt nbsp

Relevancy 39.56%

I'm trying to install Windows XP on a blank hard drive and I'm still getting an unknown device called Universal Serial Bus Controller. I can't seem to find the driver for this device at Dell. I found a file on Dell's website that says its compatible with my system but it says it won't run when I try to run it.
Relevancy 39.56%

I am attempting to install Win Pro from scratch I had to replace the hard drive so I have nothing to repair I downloaded and burned the image given in links here and was able to get to the Command Prompt to get my date files off the D drive Tried to install using the same burned disk and it seems to start ok but I get an error message Windows cannot install required files The files may be corrupt or missing lt yada yada yada gt Also now both the old secondary disk and the new primary disk are showing but for 7 Issues 64 installing Pro scratch Win from reasons that are beyond me the computer has Issues installing Win 7 Pro 64 from scratch chosen to rename the old date drive was D drive to C drive and assigned D drive to the new disk Not that this is a huge deal but technically not what I Issues installing Win 7 Pro 64 from scratch want Anyway I am currently re-downloading the image file to see if that helps Is there something I'm missing and should be doing differently Previous thread that led me here is http www bleepingcomputer com forums t boot-device-not-found-wont-start

A:Issues installing Win 7 Pro 64 from scratch

I have even tried downloading the image file from a different source (pcworld website) and it got farther (54%),but still gave me the same error.
I should note in my first attempt to burn a new image I mistakenly downloaded the Home edition, and it installed fine before I caught my error.  I then downloaded the pcworld pro 64 version and this is where I got the same "files may be corrupt or missing" error message.
Not sure where to go from here.
Relevancy 39.56%

I am having trouble installing iTunes. A couple weeks ago, when after I had imported a cd and plug in my ipod to sync.
An error message popped up saying: Bonjour failed. Verify you have privileges. Also, I am only able to install or uninstall programs in safe mode. Please help!


A:Issues installing itunes


A few details would be nice, if you could gather them for me.

Firstly, what version of windows 7 are you running?
Secondly, do you know if your user account is an administrator of the computer?
Thirdly, did you have iTunes previously installed, and remove it?
Relevancy 39.56%

Hey there. I'm trying to install xp on a new machine that i just built, but its going abnormally slow. its been 2 hours and its only at 39%. I don't think i've ever had an install go this slow. Its a decent machine, i dont think its with the hardware. E8400 3ghz 6mb cache, 4gb ddr2 800mhz ram, 500gb sata hdd. Any suggestions would be helpfull.

A:[SOLVED] Installing issues

Hi mate,
Where it is hanging 39%? When you made partitions and Windows started to copy files on HDD???
Or you might thought when Windows has copied setup files and after first reboot, when Windows started to install and it hangs on 39min???
Check all things inside the case once again, make sure you have all things connected properly...
You have 4GB [2x2GB right]?
Take out one and try to install Windows or test it before you start to install Windows again...
Test it with Memtest, you can download it here:
Hope this will help you mate...
Relevancy 39.56%

Here is the setup of the computer MSI K n Neo Platnium AMD Athlon bit mb PC Ram WD Gb Raptors SATA NEC x IDE DVD -RW XP Pro OEM with all updates run and SP installed Fresh install on clean drives as of - - Video card I want to work ATI AIW X Pro At first boot I couldn't get any anything on the monitor I would get weird beeps from the BIOS MSI has a diagnostic USB insert card that plugs into MOBO and is screwed into an empty slot It has LED that light up Green or Red After beeps it scrolls through the LED steps and goes to boot Installed OS with an Extra ATI OCI I had laying around Got system updated to SP and all updates run Powered down put AIW X600 when ATI issues Xp PCI-X Pro installing PXI-x card in System detected it and installed drivers Said it needed to re-boot When I re-booted I plugged monitor into PCI-x pin output and screen worked I went to the ATI site and downloaded the new Multimedia Center - -mmc - -uci and aticdwiz Xp issues when installing PCI-X ATI AIW X600 Pro Installed them all and it asked to reboot Now I'm back to it not detecting tha PCI-x card again I put thePCI back in and it booted to that fine I pulled the X powered up and checked device manager Only the was there which is correct cuz the x was pulled Powered down put the x in and turned it on Do detection of the x at all What do I do now

A:Xp issues when installing PCI-X ATI AIW X600 Pro

Here is a problem report I generated on the PC.
Relevancy 39.56%

I am having issue with my XP MCE system loading and installing windows and IE updates. I ran a windows file scan from run/cmd using "sfc /scannow" command and there are many DLL files that the scan says windows needs to "correct", but is asking for the XP discs. My Sony computer didn't come with windows discs (not sure if any do anymore), and Sony wasn't any help - they want me to do a full recovery from the recovery media or partition, which would take me back to when I first purchased the system - not an option... So does anyone know how I can "fix" the files that the scan is looking for? The only option it allows for is to insert the XP CDs. I tried the recovery media, but the scan keeps asking for the windows CDs. Thanks.
Relevancy 39.56%

hi guys

basically it installed 5 updates on tuesday night and shut down

started it up wed and all worked fine for a few mins then if i tried loading anything my comp just froze so had to restart, which i then had to repair and restore to previous update to get it to work

wed night it installed these 5 updates again, then when i tried my comp today i got same issue again

since then i installed the media player update and 1 other and left the 3, KB976264, KB976662 & KB978637

so one of these has some kind of issue with it, anybody any ideas, as i could leave the updates and not install them but i think they are security updates and my mcafee security centre isnt fully protected now


A:issues after installing updates

Go to Windows Update>>view update history,click on the error and read error code and post here
Relevancy 39.56%


I am having trouble installing a new printer. I've installed the software as instructed, but it is still having trouble being read through the usb port. I keep getting the "Unplug or eject hardware" icon in the system tray. It just doesn't seem to want to be read thru usb. Are there any usb drivers that are missing or is this a printer issue? I thought usb was supposed to be like hot swap and I can plug/unplug anything on the fly. Is that right? I ask that because I tried a usb port that I know works, but when I plug the printer into that port, I get the "Unplug or eject hardware" icon.

I can't figure out if this is a software or hardware issue. I updated my motherboard drivers already but no luck. Can anyone help me?

A:Issues installing a usb printer

Some printers - Epson particularly, insist on installing to LPT1 even after all these years of USB printing. Is yours trying to send top the right type of port?
Relevancy 39.56%

Ever since installing Windows I've been having issues with certain USB devices not working when they were working fine in W I've installed all of the proper drivers for my system and even made sure that it wasn't the devices failing themselves by testing it on two other systems First is my android mobile phone All of the proper drivers load up when the device is plugged in When USB transfer mode is enabled on the phone the Android UMS driver will appear under device manager However that's as far as it will go Windows will not access the sdcard through the driver as it's supposed to and does on devices USB since Issues installing with W8 both a W and XP system Any attempt to access the device properties also causes severe slowdown and lockups until the USB cable is pulled from the phone's port Issues with USB devices since installing W8 Second is my printer's mulitcard reader HP Photosmart C None of the media's that are inserted in the reader will show up on my W PC but will show up and work fine on both other PC's The drivers are up to date for all of the devices it's just my W machine that doesn't want to work properly

A:Issues with USB devices since installing W8

Is this through a hub or directly on the usb ports built in?

Can you see the driver date on your chipset?

The latest drivers ive seen for your chipset are for Win7 x64 with a date of 2009, if yours are older than download the most recent from asus..

ASUS - M4N72-E
Relevancy 39.13%

I can't be the only person experiencing this pain  have download the newest drivers from Acer, tried the Nvidia Geforce Experience (all in one) download and that won;t becuase it keeps saying (you have no GPU found).tried a HDMI cable from graphics mother board to CPU, nothing.

A:My ATC-220-EB52 having issues installing Nvidia GT...

Sorry have windows 10 re-installed on desktop
Relevancy 39.13%

Hi All I recently agreed to try to sort out my Mum s laptop running Vista 1 installing Service Pack Issues as she d been experiencing a bunch of issues with it On looking at the automatic updates they all seem to have been installing normally except for Service Pack SP This has been trying to install itself for over a year but has apparently been unsuccessful each time When I tried to install it myself I couldn t get it to work either After restarting itself as part of the SP install I got a black screen seemingly scanning through a bunch of files on the machine which then stopped with the following error message displayed Issues installing Service Pack 1 xc notepad exe Thereafter when starting Windows with Startup Repair it is unable to fix the problem so to be able to run Windows I have to System Restore to before when I tried to install the SP I ve tried to install the SP both with the Automatic Update tool and by downloading the install file from the Issues installing Service Pack 1 Windows website the same problem happens each time I obviously can t install SP until SP is installed either I m guessing from the error message that there s some issue with the notepad my Mum s machine is using that is preventing it from letting the Service Pack install but I ve no idea what to do about it Thanks for your time and help in advance
Relevancy 39.13%

I'm replacing my old Graphics card with a new one I'm going from a HD to a GT So first I just shut my system down took out my old card and put in the new one I turned my system back on and system booted but as it loaded windows the part at the bottom new graphics card issues. Installing loading bar the screen went black and the system continued to boot I then put my old card back in and read online that I should uninstall my current drivers then repeat what did So i did it and again nothing At this point I'm thinking well it maybe the card so i put my old card BACK in the system and then it did the same thing System booted but when Windows started to load it went black but I could hear it continue to boot So I'm assuming Windows is not installing the most basic driver to display it self I had to do a restore on my system to get my old card to wok Installing new graphics card issues. again It seems to be that Windows is not loading the card so i can get on and install via the CD Opinions thoughts the card i bought should work on my system Installing new graphics card issues. it requires a W Power supply and dos NOT requie any type of extra power cable I only have one PCI Express slot

A:Installing new graphics card issues.

Does the card support Windows XP. It seems to be a newer card. Newer hardware sometimes don't support Windows XP. Take the new card out put older one back in. Go get into bios and look for any settings that might say "Graphics" Onboard and PCI select pci. Select F10 to save changes. Reboot. Look to see if your card supports Windows xp or not.

300W PSU means minimum I would recommend getting a good quality 500w or better PSU.
Relevancy 39.13%


I have installed SP 3 on a 6 year( i am not sure about the exact age) old Compaq desktop (Evo range).
It works fine only the video controller seems to only have a 4 bit mode (very large image, so no complete windows on the screen).
Before that I installed windows xp professional (version of 2004). The video operated ok then: a bit rough but complete windows. To get wireless USB stick working I decided to install SP 3.
Anyone has an idea how to solve this?

Thanks erik
Relevancy 39.13%

In appears since upgrading my home network to windows 10 (2 laptops) that the wifi comes and goes.  I have an ipod as well which seems to not be operating as efficiently as it once did.  I am still checking on that.  Not sure if the laptops are a driver issue or other?  

A:wifi issues after installing win 10 it appears

Hi chucksno Follow the instructions below please.MiniToolBoxDownload MiniToolBox and move the file to your Desktop;Right-click on MiniToolBox.exe and select Run as Administrator (for Windows Vista, 7, 8, 8.1 and 10 users);Check the following options:Flush DNS;Report IE Proxy Settings;Reset IE Proxy Settings;Report FF Proxy Settings;Reset FF Proxy Settings;List content of Hosts;List IP Configuration;List Last 10 Event Viewer Errors;List Installed Programs;List Devices - Only Problems;List Users, Partitions and Memory size;Once this is done, click on Go and wait for the scan to complete;Once the scan is complete, a log will open. Please copy/paste the content of the output log in your next reply;
Relevancy 39.13%

First one I think is probably simple I hope My co-worker thought she was installing Office when in fact she was installing XP a second time She has a HP A N and it has a second drive which is supposed to be a recovery drive but I believe that s where the duplicate installation went During boot it asks which Windows XP Pro we want to use My question is how do I uninstall the duplicate Windows XP My second issue and admittedly this one is on me when she first bought this computer it came with Vista but one of the drawbacks with Vista is that there is still software that is not compatible and the vendor is not updating any time soon So she wanted to install XP for compatibility with our applications So before I did the install I backed up to a DVD-R After backing up data my co-worker may have ejected while still in process of closing dvd Long story short is I didn t check dvd to make sure data was actually on it and went ahead and installed XP Now when I went to restore data to computer disc is now corrupt and unreadable My question is does this data remain anywhere on drive even hidden if a reformat and clean install was done Especially being that is was different OS Thanks for the patience and any assistance nbsp
Relevancy 39.13%

I'm setting up a brand new system to do video editing and trying to do a fresh clean install of WIn on a new machine and having an issue I'm sure has been talked - Setup Win Issues Installing 7 Newbie... about before - but can't seem to get resolution I'm trying to setup a Crucial SATA III GB SSD as my primary OS and program drive and have WD RE TB's that are going be setup as raid Newbie... Installing Win 7 - Setup Issues - Striped No Need for redundency as I have all my video files saved on TAPE SDHC or DVD Going for speed When installing Win it created a MB system reserve partition on one of the RE TB drives Obviously it identifies the SSD and does not try to Newbie... Installing Win 7 - Setup Issues put the System Reserve on that drive However it will not let me stripe Newbie... Installing Win 7 - Setup Issues the drive that it does put the SR on I don't need the SR as I'm only running professional and do not care about bit locking I looked at some of the posting about how to remove the SR and tried pre-allocating the partitions thru diskpart utility prior to the install however after installing win I have of the RE TB's flagged as a system drive and active The Entire drive as partition - no longer a MB SR Won't let me delete format or stripe At my wits end can somone please tell me step by step how to get win installed on my SSD with no SR and have all RE TB's striped PS - how do I know the SSD is being identified as an SSD Also I have been reading alot of about the SSD setup and still trying to understand quot TRIM quot adn the rest Do I neeed to do anything to help the OS work with the SSD efficiently and not to overuse the write functionality i e pagefile setup prefetch superfetch etc not truly familiar with all these terms and how to insure SSD is setup and being used correctly - but see many folks talking about it Any help would be greatly appreciated

A:Newbie... Installing Win 7 - Setup Issues

When installing Win 7 it created a 100 MB system reserve partition on one of the RE 1TB drives

I bet this is Drive 0, put your SSD on the 0 (zero) port and you will not have that problem (requires a reinstall). The 100MB partition contains the MBR (amongst other things).

If you let the Win7 installer do everything, you (theoretically) need not do anything. It does the alignment, shuts off Defrag, etc. However, the experts still do a lot of tweaking for the additional 2% of performance. I never did that and am quite happy with the result. I even turned Superfetch back on because I found it to be better. And DO NOT move the pagefile to an HDD. That would be a big mistake.

As far as Trim is concerned, you need not do anything. You can test whether your SSD has Trim support with: fsutil behavior query DisableDeleteNotify in elevated Command Prompt.

If Command Prompt returns a 0 (zero), your drive supports TRIM and it is enabled.
If it returns 1 (one), the file system has disabled TRIM for your drive. This means your drive's controller does not support TRIM.