windows 7

  1. R

    Window 10 Black Screen problem

    I've had Windows 10 for a while on my HP laptop. Yesterday, I got a gray screen and was unable to do anything without resetting the laptop to factory format. Now I have lost windows 10 and am back to Windows 7. Furthermore, my backup CD's won't reset/recover my former settings and all my...
  2. Ketan Parekh

    Windows 7 home update issue

    Hello folks, I'm new to this forums and I am directly rushing to my question. I have Sony VAIO (Model - EH15) with licensed Windows 7 Home Basic. My laptop ran out of internet for few months so hadn't updated as well. I just connected to Internet yesterday and looked for the updates. Windows...
  3. Alexanderrox2010

    My text looks smaller than it should...

    So... uh. Hello. This has been going for a while. I changed my display back to 100%, and now this is the text. I'm pretty sure it's not normal. Can anyone help me out with this? I've tried Googling with no luck!!
  4. cuzzinkevin

    Blue screen on startup

    My computer using windows 7 64 (professional i think) recently auto shutdown to apply an update. While this was happening the computer accidentally was switched off. When i restarted everything seemed fine until i got past the 'starting windows' screen with the flag (straight after the bios...
  5. M

    Windows 7 installition Error Code 0x8007017

    hi i wanted to format my laptop for the first time than i did some thing really stupid and now i have a big problem now i had nothing important in my laptop (dell) so i insert my windows 7 cd and restarted to boot with cd than i choosed language then i choosed the custom option then clicked next...
  6. Mason Brown

    Can I install Windows 10?

    I'm currently running Windows 7 Ulitimate and I wanna get Windows 10. Here are my specs: Processor: Intel Core 2 Duo CPU T6400 @ 2.00GHz 2.00GHz RAM: 3.87GB 64 Bit Operating system Is that good enough for windows 10?
  7. R

    Windows Movie Maker Choppy

    IF I put a video in Movie Maker, I can edit it all fine. But when I save it, it is all choppy and messed up. I have checked my drivers and everything. PLEASE HELP!
  8. R

    Single website falls to load content in proper format

    I am trying to access aliexpress which has always worked in the past; however, the website now displays without formatting and will not respond when I click on links within the page. The problem exists in both Google Chrome and Internet Explorer and only happens to that particular website. I...
  9. M

    Computer very laggy every few seconds

    Hi, I'm trying to fix my mom's laptop and every time I think I am done, something new comes up. This time I have noticed that when I use it, the hdd lamp lights up and it freezes for a few seconds. Which is frustrating given that it is HP ProBook6560b and that it should work smoothly. There is...
  10. G

    Windows 7 Windows 7 or Windows 10 for VPS

    Hey, I am running a VPS at my home for developing and debugging socket servers. Currently the computer runs Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit and I have the option to upgrade it to Windows 10 Pro 64bit. I can't buy Windows Server version which is the best for these uses, so I want to know which version...
  11. H

    My Laptop WEI Rating is 5.6

    Hello, i have a dell latitude e6420 and it has a WEI rating of 5.6 is it good or bad for my laptop please do let me know i jst want this laptop only for educational purpose Here is the screenshot
  12. carbide

    Windows 7 Update checks forever.

    New pc build, got everything set up and now went to install the updates(security, bugs etc..) from the windows checker but it just keeps on checking forever, after 2 hours it is still checking.I ran the troubleshooter and it came up with this( ). Any ideas?
  13. H

    Can't get to windows, always boot up to chkdsk even after completing it

    Last night my pc was fine, until I booted it up this morning, after the windows logo it brings me to chkdsk (drive C, system partition), ran it and it took hours to complete, there are so much unreadable file error, minor name or what it is, after it finished my pc reboots itself, back into the...
  14. A

    Reverting Back to Windows 7 from Windows 10

    If you've upgraded to Windows 10 and would like to revert back to Windows 7, what would be the steps required to accomplish this? Avery Eisenreich
  15. I

    Dual Boot

    I've been running Windows 2008 Server for a while now, and have decided to install a copy of Windows 7 onto one of the other partitions. When I did so, I opted for the Advanced installation and selected that other partition as the destination volume. Now however, when I start my computer it...
  16. Howard Rippiner

    Windows 7 Image Creation tool failure

    I've just installed Windows 7 Home Premium on my HP-Mini 210-4120ea Netbook (new in 2012) in place of the HP-version of Windows 7 Starter. Everything is now OK, apart from the ability of the Windows Image Creation tool. Even though there is 100GB+ available on the connected external drive, I get...
  17. Luigi Nava

    Monitor not displaying anything After installing Windows 10

    I downloaded Windows 10 last night. Left the computer running for it to download. Had disconnection issues with internet, but I pressed the Try Again button and downloading continued. Download was finished, I had the option to install it later. I turned the computer off first. When I came back...
  18. J

    BSOD Faulty Hardware Corrupted Page since update from Windows 7

    I get the error (crash) in Windows 10 several times each week and I was hoping that perhaps someone would be so kind and point out where the problem might be. In the past, I have usually opted to install new OSs fresh in order to avoid problems. This may be the only time in the last 15+ years...
  19. C

    First BSOD on Custom PC. Stumped, Help Please.

    Hi forums, Today, I had my very first BSOD encounter with my custom rig that I built back around mid September last year. According to the dump file, it was a DRIVER_POWER_STATE_FAILURE error and it was tied to ntoskrnl.exe. I ran memtest and it found no errors through 2 passes. I used the...
  20. Riff88

    My Internet USB Modem starts downloading by itself

    Hi Everyone, I have a Huawei E367 Internet USB Modem, which I use on my Laptop (Windows 7, 32-bit), and my PC (Windows 7, 32-bit). (Internet connection is MTN South Africa) The USB works fine on my Laptop, it opens the Internet when I ask it to, and it downloads only when I ask it to. When I...