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Windows 7: Error message in Turn Windows features on or off

29 May 2013   #1
JourneymanMike

Windows 7 Ultimate 64 bit
 
 
Error message in Turn Windows features on or off

Hi,

I have Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit - there are a few of Windows features that I am trying to turn off in ‘Control Panel/Programs and Features/Turn Windows Features on or off.’ I keep getting the message: "An error has occurred, Not all of the features were successfully changed." I would like to turn off Games and Windows Gadget Platform.

I have tried doing this one thing at a time with no results and the same message.

I have run sfc /scannow and chkdsk /r . as suggested in other Windows 7 forums, - no errors or corrupt files were found.

What could possibly be the problem? Any comments, ideas or advice are welcome.

Thank You,

Mike



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29 May 2013   #2
Layback Bear

Windows 7 Pro. 64/SP-1
 
 

Are you doing it from here.

Error message in Turn Windows features on or off-windows-featrures-off..png

You can also go to the top of every page and select Tutorials and type Turn on and off Features.
You will get all kinds of options. Such as:

Windows Features - Turn On or Off

and many more.


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29 May 2013   #3
JourneymanMike

Windows 7 Ultimate 64 bit
 
 

Yes, that where I'm trying to do it. Is there a way to do this in regedit?

Thanks, Mike
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30 May 2013   #4
Layback Bear

Windows 7 Pro. 64/SP-1
 
 

Their probably is but I don't know how to do it. You shouldn't have to. Did you read the Tutorial I posted?
Make sure you (OK) your way out and reboot.
Are you having any other problems with your system?
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30 May 2013   #5
Kaktussoft

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Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bits 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1
 
 

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Any relevant errors in eventlog on that time?
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