windows 7

  1. Junayd42

    Dual boot issue with windows 10

    I am using windows 10 as my main operating system but recently I needed to use a software which requires windows 7 due to some compatibility issues with windows 10. I do not want windows 7 as my main OS so I installed it on another partition and it dual boots fine but the problem is touchpad. It...
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    Outlook 2016 slow for no reason?

    Hello guys, I've got a strange problem with Outlook 2016. I have a PC with 2 user accounts and 2 different Outlook-profiles. "User Account 1" has a normal/fast running Outlook while "User Account 2" has an extremely slow Outlook. Things I already tried and looked for: outlook safe mode ->...
  3. Aniket Dubey

    Installing Windows 7 back from Linux

    I have a Lenovo Thinkpad Machine. It was originally shipped with Windows 7. Windows 7 was becoming laggy for me so I switched to Linux Ubuntu 16.10. Ubuntu was way faster and smoother than Windows 7, but the problem is that it doesn't have all the apps which I need to use to get my work done. So...
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    BSOD only from CAD/rendering program

    Hello. As title states, I get BSOD when I have IronCAD (cad program) and Rendering program(s) open. Ive been using IronCAD for really long but just recently installed the rendering program (KeyShot). Maybe my comp is too weak? My CPU is really hot, even in idle. Going around 60°C & 80°C maximum...
  5. ragnarok1968

    Weird issue: my battery in my laptop died

    So there I was, copping Z's. I slept for an hour or so. But upon waking up, my laptop was off completely. I looked and looked.. come to find out, someone while I was knocked out, turned off my surge protector and my laptop ran until it turned off. So I get rid of the surge protector and plug...
  6. ragnarok1968

    Driver easy

    * Some might not like this. but I can say since I've been a user for about a year now that, Driver Easy basically, The system knows what hardware you have in your system and knows where to get the WHQL drivers for said hardware. From their official websites. I've been on Windows 10 and rolled...
  7. ragnarok1968

    Remove ALL telemetry updates from Windows 7 & 8 and 8.1

    I found this script, use Notepad and put this script in notepad and save under "all files" and give it a name with a .CMD extension. then you simply double-click it and all telemetry updates will be removed. I did it on my system Link: Remove telemetry updates for Windows 7 and 8.1 I'll list...
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    Clear Windows Start Menu with Batch?

    Hi everyone, after doing a clean Windows 7 reinstall I was wondering if there is a way to quickly clear the Start Menu Folder by writing a Batch file. I only know how to delete a single entry via the "reg delete <Path>" command however this only works if you add the name of the specific Program...
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    Here's a good challange for your gurus =) (lost both os & bios pwds)

    Hey guys, this is my first post, so hello to everyone and thank you for your replies. I just dug up my old laptop which was supposed to have a failed motherboard, but to my delightful surprise it boots up just fine. Its an ASUS GL551. The problem is this...I do not have admin access to...
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    How do I find out all the processes and programs that open this file

    Hello Windows Seven Forums Sometimes when I am trying to rename or move some file or folder, I get this message: Title: "File/Folder In Use" And Message: "The action can't be completed because the folder or a file in it is open in another program" What program? What it is? Who it is? What...
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    Empty USB drives are not shown in Computer window

    Hi, I have a problem: my empty USB drives suddenly stop show in Computer window of my Win 7 Pro SP1 PC. If I insert, say, flash USB drive in the USB slot, it is immediately displayed in the window, and all works just fine. I remove it, and the icon vanishes. In Folder Options I have 'Show all...
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    window 7 cant find installation to repair

    Hi Windows 7 Ult. HPO Envy DV6 7331-SA (2 graphics cards) Replaced Fan Booted OK but screen display fuzzy (OK on external monitor) Tried system restore (in case Id screwed anything up while repairing the fan) Then rebooted and get request to repair installation Insert Windows 7 installation...
  13. K

    Setup was unable to create a new system partition or locate an existing system partition

    Greetings! I recently bought an old Toshiba Sattelite C870-17U, so i decided to throw a new SSD into it and wanted to install Win 7 with an USB-stick i have. But when i booted with the USB and went to install it, there was an message saying "setup was unable to create a new system partition or...
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    Cannot move encrypted files to new system.

    Hey guys, I have a unit with a dead motherboard but with other stuff working like the hard drive and power supply. So I decided to change the motherboard only. Then I removed the hard drive and placed in on an enclosure to back up my previous files so I can perform a clean install of windows...
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    Need help with finding and deleting program or file

    this chinese program or file got instaled on my computer and i cant find it or delet it sorry for foreign language
  16. A

    New windows 8 user

    I've been a Windows 7 user for as long as I can remember and recently I got a windows 8 installation disc and an empty hard drive so I figured what the heck and installed it. I have not used it for more than half an hour and yet already have found things I appreciate over windows 7. Basically id...
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    My default winrar icon disappeared

    i tried to follow some tutorials but i still can't manage it to get it back to default winrar icon it just looks like this now. Anyone has any idea how to put my icon back in there? So far i followed these tutorials but with no success... Icon Cache - Rebuild - Windows 7 Help Forums
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    Hello i disabled svchost and now i'm having .dll problems

    as the title says, i disabled svchost and now i'm having some .dll problems i'm having these errors. api-ms-win-crt-math-l1-1-0.dll fix the programs still work but it's kind of annoying. i disabled the svchost because it was pushing too much of my cpu and ram.
  19. aRegularWindowsUser

    Windows 7 Issue

    So recently, my computer has suddenly went into a temporary profile with no reason, I tried the regedit .bak trick and now it does not let me go to my regular profile and would say that it cannot be loaded or something like that, I need help.
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    Windows 7 Update Agent 7.6.7600.320 Problems

    I see multiple posts about the same - very REAL problem - yet no fix that works! I have reloaded Win 7 multiple times now on a Dell Laptop and as soon as the Windows Update Agent 7.6.7600.320 is installed, the update scan is basically broken. I know it is this update agent install that is...