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Forum: General Discussion 03 Sep 2013
Replies: 6
Views: 791
Posted By Craigjw
I solved the issue, it was my desktop.ini file.

I solved the issue, it was my desktop.ini file.
Forum: General Discussion 03 Sep 2013
Replies: 6
Views: 791
Posted By Craigjw
I'm not using special character. Here's a screen...

I'm not using special character. Here's a screen shot
Forum: General Discussion 03 Sep 2013
Replies: 6
Views: 791
Posted By Craigjw
Tried that, still thinks it's the same object...

Tried that, still thinks it's the same object name.
Forum: General Discussion 03 Sep 2013
Replies: 6
Views: 791
Posted By Craigjw
Folder rename not changing object name

I am copying some old My Documents directories that I backed up from a couple of previous installations.

I copy the first My Documents directory to a backup directory and then I rename it to...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 28 Feb 2012
Replies: 3
Views: 1,396
Posted By Craigjw
Thanks

Thanks
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 28 Feb 2012
Replies: 3
Views: 1,396
Posted By Craigjw
Windows 7 Dual boot

I have a single copy of Windows 7 Pro OEM. I would like dual boot Windows 7 on a single PC, one for games and one for applications.

Am I allowed to do this, will Windows pop up a message telling...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 19 Feb 2011
Replies: 2
Views: 4,976
Posted By Craigjw
Genuine product key not accepted for validation

I bought a genuine copy of Windows 7 64 bit, I know this for sure, 100%. It was bought from Amazon (actual amazon, not a 3rd party using amazon) and has all the correct holography.

I have been...
Forum: Network & Sharing 21 Jun 2010
Replies: 1
Views: 1,836
Posted By Craigjw
If you want your windows login to not have a...

If you want your windows login to not have a password, it kind of makes the point of having an rd connection to have a password moot, as if someone can get on your network in the first place, they...
Forum: Network & Sharing 21 Jun 2010
Replies: 3
Views: 7,877
Posted By Craigjw
Remote desktop shutdown

I am logging onto a 2nd PC in the same workgroup using a remote desktop, when logged on, I only get the option to log off or disconnect. I would really like to see options for shutdown etc but do...
Forum: Installation & Setup 19 May 2010
Replies: 4
Views: 6,267
Posted By Craigjw
Thank you all so much for the input on this...

Thank you all so much for the input on this issue.

I have come to the conclusion that the reason is that the software that I bought is not genuine, the material that I have been sold does not...
Forum: General Discussion 19 May 2010
Replies: 11
Views: 6,054
Posted By Craigjw
Thank you for the all the assistance. I am quite...

Thank you for the all the assistance. I am quite sure that the copy that I bought is not genuine, which is rather unsettling. I have no idea why the key works mind you. I will for certain make a...
Forum: General Discussion 19 May 2010
Replies: 11
Views: 6,054
Posted By Craigjw
So, it should definitely not have a holographic...

So, it should definitely not have a holographic sticker on the disc, but rather be inlaid to the disc itself? The coloured stuff, being actual coloured images rather than just flashy colours of...
Forum: General Discussion 19 May 2010
Replies: 11
Views: 6,054
Posted By Craigjw
Genuine Windows 7 discs possibly counterfeit

Hi,

I bought a copy of Windows 7 off ebay, claiming that it was genuine. I looked through the ms site and came across the page for identifying genuine discs, which describes that there should be...
Forum: Installation & Setup 18 May 2010
Replies: 9
Views: 2,012
Posted By Craigjw
The windows 7 64 bit disc does can't be read. I...

The windows 7 64 bit disc does can't be read. I made a copy and that works fine, I have windows 64 bit installed from this copy. I am most dismayed that I can't use the original.
Forum: Software 18 May 2010
Replies: 2
Views: 878
Posted By Craigjw
I'm aware that it will develop. Only part of my...

I'm aware that it will develop. Only part of my issue unfortunately, as the original fails to be read and won't boot, however a copy of the original disc that I made works fine...

Will MS...
Forum: Installation & Setup 18 May 2010
Replies: 9
Views: 2,012
Posted By Craigjw
I take it all back, the copy of the 64 bit disc I...

I take it all back, the copy of the 64 bit disc I made works fine and dandy, I now have it installed, however, the original fails to be read regardless of what mode I use...
Forum: Installation & Setup 18 May 2010
Replies: 4
Views: 6,267
Posted By Craigjw
I take it all back, the copy of the 64 bit disc I...

I take it all back, the copy of the 64 bit disc I used works a treat and the original fails to be read regardless of what mode I put the bios in.
Forum: Installation & Setup 18 May 2010
Replies: 4
Views: 6,267
Posted By Craigjw
I have made a similar post, I think that they are...

I have made a similar post, I think that they are both related to the same issue.

http://www.sevenforums.com/installation-setup/85753-installing-windows-7-64-bit.html

The issue being that,...
Forum: Software 18 May 2010
Replies: 2
Views: 878
Posted By Craigjw
disc about to break

Thanks to the very secure box that windows 7 came in, extracting the said discs has caused one of them to develop a very small split about 1mm long from the centre and stops just before it gets to...
Forum: Installation & Setup 18 May 2010
Replies: 9
Views: 2,012
Posted By Craigjw
Booting from my w7 disc seems to be the problem. ...

Booting from my w7 disc seems to be the problem. I think it's something to do with the mode that the ata ports are set to, the disc can't be read when i set my bios drive settings to s-ata, but it...
Forum: Installation & Setup 18 May 2010
Replies: 9
Views: 2,012
Posted By Craigjw
Installing windows 7 64 bit

I have XP 32 bit and W7 32 bit, I have tried using the 64 bit disc, none of the programs work, they say they aren't compatible with my os, how do I get 64 bit windows 7 on my machine? I am trying to...
Forum: Installation & Setup 18 May 2010
Replies: 4
Views: 6,267
Posted By Craigjw
DVD Drive can't read Windows 7 Discs

I have just bought Windows 7 Pro, I initially had a problem with XP reading the disc, and read up to find that enabling autorun works to allow the disc to be read, this worked and I installed Windows...
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