Recent content by Kingoswy66

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    Windows 8 Fallout 3 GOTY

    Hi, Thanks for the advice. I tried installing the application but am still getting the same error message and GFW won't run either!
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    Windows 8 Fallout 3 GOTY

    I have been trying to play Fallout 3 GOTY for severl days. The game has installed (via Steam) but whenever I click on Play nothing happens. I have changed the properties to Run as Administrator and tried the Compatability as Windows XP, Vista and 7. Nowall I get is "The ordinal 42 could not be...
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    BSOD and sudden/random shutdowns

    I'm suffering from occasional BSOD problems and have followed the threads in this forum. But I can't find the crash dumps, I don't seem to have a Minidump folder in my windows folder. I have the "show hidden files and folders checked" and "hide protected.....etc" unchecked but still can't find...
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    Flash memory write protected - edit registry help required

    Thank's for the response. I tried the reformat option but it won't allow me to format. I just get a warning that it's write protected. I also tried unlplug and the eject option, both have the same result.
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    Flash memory write protected - edit registry help required

    I have a SanDisc flash memory that has suddenly become write protected. The SandDisc saite suggested editing the Write Protect registry entry (for Windows Xp) at:- HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE >SYSTEM > CurrentControlSet > Control > StorageDevicePolicies. But when I looked, the entry isn't there on...
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    System Restore fails to complete

    I have suffered some problems over the last 3 days which have prevented me from accessing various websites, such as the Yahoo login page and other login pages, although not all of them (I logged onto this forum without a problem) As part of my attempt to repair the situation I tried a system...
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    Upgrade from Pro to Ultimate

    This is a strange request soI'll give a brief explanation. i am abroad on business, my 64 bit laptop (with Vista) packed in and I was given a Windows 7 Pro 32 bit OEM disc by my IT support to help rectify the problem. I have now purchased a (genuine, I may add) copy of Ultimate and have the...
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    Flash for 64Bit Borwsers

    I have Flash 10 installed, but I keep getting a warning bar asking me to allow Adobe Flash Player Add-on to run. Even after I've clicked to "allow it to run on any web page" (several times) it still keeps coming back. Is there a solution to thsi?
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    User accounts and installs

    I have the same problem. I am a sole user of a laptop and Administrator, yet am not allowed to uninstall Office XP in order to carry out a clean install of Office 2010 Beta and receive the " System Administrator has set policies to prevent this installation." message
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    Windows 7 Administrator Policies

    I have been trying to install Office 2003 but get a message saying that the Administartor has set policies to prevent installation of this program. As i am the only user and Administartor, how do I get round this, please?