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Windows 7: Games Feature NOT Working

24 Mar 2011   #11

Windows 10 Pro

A virus isn't the only thing that can cause the issues the OP is having, it could also be a corrupt/damaged registry or file system

Anyway he can try a Repair Install

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25 Mar 2011   #12

Windows 7 Premium 64 bit

What about system restore?

If you have that turned on you could use it and it might fix things for you. Updates are very important!

Then I would make sure I have good virus and spy ware and firewall set up!
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05 Apr 2011   #13


the update is now fixed but now the programs and features is completely blank
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