|07 Nov 2009||#1|
Sys-data needs re-entering after each boot !
After a successful installation of Windows 7, I have the following irritating problem:
Some data needs to be entered after each boot or even more frequently.
For instance, the username/password for the "Dial-UP/VPN" Internet connection is not kept across boots.
The setting of the desktop is not kept (e.g., the size of desktop icons).
This seems to be a system-wide permissions' problem to write to a certain directory (e.g., a directory where the system keeps the data is read only).
Can you suggest in which directory/file Windows 7 keeps desktop settings and login credentials - so I could check this directory/file permissions ?
Product Edition: Windows 7 Ultimate
Operating System Major Version: 6
Operating System Minor Version: 1
Operating System Build Number: 7229
Service Pack: none
Computer: Lenovo y200 laptop
Motherboard Manufacturer: LENOVO
Motherboard Model: N/A
Motherboard Version: N/A
Bios Manufacturer: LENOVO
Bios Version: 70TU20LC
Bios Release Date: 09/01/2006
Bios Release: 255.255
Processor Architecture: Intel
Processor Level: Pentium Pro/Pentium II/Later
Processor Revision: Model 15 Stepping 6
Number Of Processors: 2
Manufacturer CPU 0: GenuineIntel
Processor Name CPU 0: Intel(R) Core(TM)2 CPU L7200 @ 1.33GHz
Approximate Clock Rate CPU 0: 1330 MHz
Manufacturer CPU 1: GenuineIntel
Processor Name CPU 1: Intel(R) Core(TM)2 CPU L7200 @ 1.33GHz
Approximate Clock Rate CPU 1: 1330 MHz
Floating Point Emulated: No
Floating Point Precision Errata: No
Compare & Exchange Double OP Available: Yes
MMX Instructions Available: Yes
XMMI Instructions Available: Yes
AMD 3D-Now Instructions Available: No
Page Size: 4,096 bytes (4.00 KB)
Allocation Unit: 65,536 bytes (64.00 KB)
Minimum Application Address: 65,536
Maximum Application Address: 2,147,418,111
Slow Machine: No
|My System Specs|
|07 Nov 2009||#3|
Can Win7 RTM 7600 build upgrade Windows 7 Ultimate 6.1.7229, or would I need to do a clean install ?
If a clean install is needed, is here an HOWTO for moving all my software, files, and settings to the new Win7 RTM 7600 build ?
|My System Specs|
|Similar help and support threads|
\BOOT\BCD 0xc000000d unreadable boot configuration data
I am running Windows 7 64 bit Ultimate on two PCs on my home network. I went to use one yesterday and was presented with a black screen. I rebooted the PC hoping that would solve my issue and was presented with the following error message while trying to reboot: Windows failed to start. A...
|Hardware & Devices|
Moving Boot Data to Data Drive
So I've been using my 64GB ssd as my windows 7 boot drive and i have a 1TB hdd as my data drive. Recently the my computer has begun to freeze up with errors like "explorer.exe" has stopped responding or "windows" has stopped responding and half of the time when i try to boot it says it cant...
|Backup and Restore|
Enabling GUI Boot - Entering BIOS
Hey Guys , I Have Toshiba Sat. L745-s4210 Laptop i have just faced some problems with starting-up the windows 7ultimate-x64 :mad: when i press the power button i find that no GUI Boot Screen And When I Press F2 As i Usually Do i can't Enter BIOS And It takes me to some choices ( Safe Mode-Last...
Data or Boot DVD?
I'm making a back-up DVD for Windows 7 installation. Do I choose Create data DVD or Boot DVD? What's the difference, since they will hold the same files.
|Installation & Setup|
Data Gone!! Win 7 boot
Hello! Please help me I've been trying to sort this problem for three days but no use!!!! Due to some reasons I inserted winxp bootable cd in my drive ( I thought that I'll have 'dual boot' thing, okay!) but it didn't show any other drive other than C:. So I pressed F3 cuz I didn't want to...
|Installation & Setup|
Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.
© Designer Media Ltd
All times are GMT -5. The time now is 06:17.