windows 7

  1. H

    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...
  2. 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...
  3. Burak

    Windows not detecting HDMI since motherboard change

    Good day and sorry if this was posted before but I'm searching for a solution for 3 days now and it's kind of nerve wrecking. So, I used to have a Gigabyte Mainboard (78LMT UBS3) which broke down eventually so I bought myself an ASRock 970 Pro3 R2.0. When I used the Gigabyte Mainboard I had 2...
  4. J

    MBR error after windows update

    My computer was installing updates and it seemed to have gotten stuck installing the final update, so I shut it down hoping that the update would succeed a second time around. Upon turning the computer back on, I got the error message "MBR error 1 Press any key to boot from floppy” and pressing...
  5. S

    Windows 7/10 Mouse and Keyboard Freezing on SSD

    So I just bought a Samsung 850 EVO 250gb SSD and wanted to install Windows 10 (64 bit) fresh on it. I downloaded the media creation tool for windows 10 and installed it onto a USB. Everything was fine and I installed windows 10 no problem onto my SSD but from the get go after installing Windows...
  6. E

    Bsod and infinite welcome screen

    A couple days ago I installed new drivers for my GTX 970 all was going well but I noticed a lot of system lag and constant freezing. I usually put my computer to sleep and then wake it up because the boot time is very slow, but once I would wake it up it would freeze for a while and then come...
  7. Lara

    Red screen of death?

    So my computer was running just fine and i took my hard drive out to test another computer and the second computer ran fine. But when i put my hard drive back in the first computer, it gives me a red screen that says "your computer is locked please contact your administrator. .." which isfunny...
  8. NightEagle

    ASUS X5DC Laptop won't boot to Windows 7

    Recently, my mum's ASUS X5DC laptop crashed under my useage after trying to install Office 365. I did the most common solution by doing a hard shut down and turning it back on. Next moment the computer wouldn't boot into Windows, it kept saying: Now this was quite strange. I didn't actually...
  9. G

    what would happen if... (Windows)

    I've had this question for a long time but I wasn't sure if there would be a certain answer to it, so here it is; What would happen if System32 was deleted on Windows 7/10? Or more like, is it possible to delete system32 at all? I've heard many stories like; You PC will boot to a Black screen...
  10. Marty Mcfly

    Bitlocker Disable check of winload.exe

    I have a laptop that has bitlocker enabled and all is working as intended, however, when windows installs updates and makes changes to the winload.exe file, it requires a recovery key for bitlocker to access the operating system. As the person using this PC in our domain will not have admin...
  11. Nannerson

    windows 7 product key sticker worn

    I've bought and repaired a 2nd hand laptop. Everything swell apart from trying to verify genuine windows. The sticker on the base is all legible but for one group of numbers/letters. Can anyone help me decipher? or have any clues? I know win 7 keys are cheap, but it's the principle...
  12. V

    Streaming HDCP

    I have an HEVC box that I'm trying to get up and running for streaming windows HDMI output. so far i have the analog working on my black magic video card yet i cannot get the HDMI input to work. The PC recognizes the video card and creates an output I have also configured to settings of the...
  13. B

    2 differnet computers now giving 'no default gateway' errors - but LAN works

    As far as I can see, this seems to have started to occur within the last week... 2 computers on LAN: desktop and laptop. Both using wired (gigabit ethernet) connections My little network icon in the system tray often goes to a yellow ! exclamation mark, sometimes a red X (it seems to happen...
  14. ussnorway

    Windows 7 iso

    Windows 7 This download site requires a legal key to use but allows people to recover their system by downloading an iso file.
  15. B

    Windows 10 upgrade with current Windows 7 dual boot.

    My dad did the upgrade to Windows 10 from Windows 7. It looks interesting but I like my Windows 7 setup. I don't want to mess it up. So, can I do a clean install of Windows 10 as an upgrade but keep Windows 7 on the same computer in a dual boot setting? That way I can try Windows 10 without...
  16. J

    Can't change icons on folders on imported disk in Windows 7

    I had a catastrophic failure, just created a new Windows 7 Ultimate system with very little installed. I attached a disk drive from the previous system that has data on it (it wasn't damaged). All files are accessible but I CANNOT CHANGE THE ICONS ON ANY OF THE FOLDERS. I've done all of the...
  17. Mugsy

    HELP! Windows won't boot. Not even Safe Mode. Repair doesn't see Windows installation! Fixboot error

    I must have been struck by a nasty virus. When I boot my computer, I get a screen with the following message instead: "Info: the boot selection failed because a required device is inaccessible." I can't boot in Safe Mode. Windows is not found. I booted my Win7 install DVD and went into...
  18. S

    Needs legit Windows 7 product key shop

    I need to find a scam-free store where I can buy Windows 7, so I can put windows on Mac. I don't want to do anything illegal. Are there any good ones?
  19. B

    Window 10 hangs on logo after restart upgrade

    I have a Samsung RV511 and have recently tried to upgrade from win 7 to win 10. Everything goes smoothly until the restart after everything is downloaded. My laptop restarts and then hangs on the win 10 logo. I tried restarted and win 7 loads up and im greet with this message once I log on...
  20. S

    Turning display setting off after X minutes

    Hello all: I just installed Windows 7 with SP 1 last week on my HP Pavilion desktop. I'm trying to have the screen go to black (or screensaver) after, let's say, 15 minutes. I set it and "save changes" but it never goes to black or screensaver. The screen just stays on. I've tried several...
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