1. Cardinal System

    Windows XP How do I disable Windows XP IDE checks?

    I am setting up a virtual machine to host a Windows XP environment with specific legacy software to replace a customer's broken Dell MTC2 desktop. I used Disk2vhd to generate a VHD from the customer's IDE hard disk and created the virtual machine with VirtualBox. The system begins to boot but...
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    Windows 10 Reset This PC : Misery and Subsequent Recovery

    I want to recount how 'Reset my PC' saved my *** recently. My misery started when I replaced a failing 10-year old Lexmark printer with a new Epson WF-4740 AIO. Long story short(er) I was unable to uninstall the Lexmark and made the mistake of trying to manually delete the Lexmark drivers and...
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    Windows 10 UpdateOrchester messed up, TS is dead, Windows is dying

    Hello! i have a big problem waiting for quick solution, but spendig hours over it did not produce any solution. I needed to disable Windows Update, so I opened Task Scheduler and deleted the triggers of all tasks in UpdateOrchester directory under Windows. It would be enough to disable update...
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    Windows 10 How to create new context menu entry for macro-enabled workbook by editing the registry?

    I wanted to add Macro-enabled workbook to the New context menu in Windows. I got the idea of creating a "NullFile" string value from this page: HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.xlsm\Excel.SheetMacroEnabled.12\ShellNew "NullFile"="" But it doesn't work. Nor does using a string value of...
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    Windows 7 Full Registry Error, need some help!

    Hi! I`ve been using this PC for over 5 months (Win 7 pro, Intel Core i7 2 cores, 16 g ram, 1 tb hd, 1 gb intel 520 graphics). From the beginning everything was OK, I was downloading and downloading programs, games, etc. About a month ago I stopped (after almost getting all my data eaten by a...
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    Windows 10 Intentionally breaking Windows 10 Search Bar

    Hey there, I'm an IT Technician at a secondary school currently setting up Windows 10 for our students. Currently they're all using 7 and we have a pre-configured image which we roll out to all our computers using pxe, this is set up with many pre-installed programs and settings. We're...
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    Windows 10 Clean install of Windows 10 but keep my programs installed?

    Hi everyone. I have 2 drives on my PC, my C: boot drive where Windows 10 is installed, and my A: drive where all of my programs are installed. Windows 10 is playing up and I want to do a clean reinstall of Windows 10. However, is it possible to keep all of my programs over the reinstall, as...
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    Windows 10 Killer E2200 Gigabit Ethernet Controller

    Hello, Last fall I upgraded my MSI GS70 2PE laptop from Windows 8 to Windows 10 with a clean install. There were a few speedbumps with drivers and what-else, but I got everything to work - including my Local Area Connection ethernet port. Last month, I stopped being able to recieve an internet...
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    Windows 8 Windows 8.1 registry entries request

    Can anybody please give me the registry values of "HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\RegisteredApplications" in Windows 8.1? Thanks in advance.
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    Windows 10 Enable Dark theme in Windows 10

    Hi, I am going to show you how to enable the Dark Theme in Windows 10. After seeing 5000+ request on Win Feedback for it, I thought I'd post it here, since it's technically already here for those that want it. You just need access to your registry to change 2 keys. However, if you were part of...
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    Windows 8 Mouse keys, both keys do the same action after virus removal

    Hi! It was a some kind of virus on a computer and noone of the keys was working properly(could only switch between windows by clicking and nothing more), both (left and right) shows menu now after removing the virus. It is an Acer laptop with Windows 8. How to reset or configure them to work as...
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    Windows 10 Registry change/desktop rearranging

    Hello, I've got a problem with desktop. After reboot/restart or even refresh desktop all icons are moved to left side of screen. I found this solution: In regedit go to those 2 destinations HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Wow6432Node\CLSID\{42aedc87-2188-41fd-b9a3-0c966feabec1}\InProcServer32\ and...
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    Instantly Fix and Repair Registry Errors with RegistryBooster

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