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    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...
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    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
  3. 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?
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    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...
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    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
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    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...
  7. 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...
  8. 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...
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    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...
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    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...
  11. 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...
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    Windows 10 crash, Install Windows 7, Can't verify my Version of 7...

    So I have Windows 10 on my old laptop and one day it just crashes. I fiddled with it for a few days and couldn't get it to work so I just wiped the hard drive. I have another copy of Windows 7 Professional and I used the disk to install the OS, however I did not want to use the product code...
  13. Noordeen

    How To Create a new partition in windows 7 without formatting

    This Video about how to create a new partition in Windows 7 without formatting hard disk. In Windows 7, Create A Partition Using shrink volume. With this Feature you can separate new partition without formatting your hard disk. For More Details: Daily Blog
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    Windows 7 Find no longer opens or searches

    All of a sudden my Search (Windows[key] F) does not work at all, not eben to open a search window! Any idea of how to restore functionality?
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    Calendar gadget

    Is there a compatible app to the Windows 7 sidebar Calendar gadget that works with Windows 10?
  16. Noordeen

    How to Find wifi password on windows 7

    this a Video Tutorial about how to find WIFI password on Windows 7. In this method I show you how find the wifi key in Command and in windows Mode.
  17. Henri Augusto

    Blank/Flashing Windows User Interface

    Hi, how are you? I have a very strange problem with my windows interface. Basically, at random moments, it starts to flash or to be blank. I've attached an .gif showing it. In this .gif i'm using Reaper (audio software) because it was when i was able to capture this issue, but it happens with...
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    Multiple Boot, Seperately Encrypted Partitions?

    Hi, I need some help with a few multi-boot questions. I know how to set up two versions of windows with a boot menu but there are a few technicalities I need to understand. To better explain here is what I need to end up with 1) A windows 7 partition encrypted with its own encryption key...
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    windows won't boot after install

    I just built my own computer and I'm having problems. I installed Windows and then it said that it had to restart and it did but then it just went back to the screen that tells you to boot from a media device. I was having numerous problems with my ssd and its happened so many times. I used a...
  20. Asha

    Windows 7 moving slow and occationally not Responding...

    I have an Hp Touchsmart 520, which is 3 years old. For the past 4 months, several times while using the internet (Firefox), the browser says Not Responding. During this time, the computer is in a froze state for about 1-10 minutes (it varies). I also notice that other programs that i may have...