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Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 23 Jul 2016
Replies: 6
Views: 516
Posted By cmmtch
SevenOfNine, if it's not too late please take a...

SevenOfNine, if it's not too late please take a backup/image of your Win7 install before doing anything. If things go south you can go back to Win7 pretty quick with a backup/image to restore to.
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Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 23 Jul 2016
Replies: 2
Views: 472
Posted By cmmtch
After following the posting instructions in the...

After following the posting instructions in the link kindly provided by torchwood you can read what my experience was with the same problem. Windows Update "checking for updates" with no results.
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Forum: Backup and Restore 09 Jan 2016
Replies: 2
Views: 488
Posted By cmmtch
Look at this tutorial...

Look at this tutorial http://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials/663-backup-complete-computer-create-image-backup.html

I have been using the windows backup to take a backup/image for years, both with...
Forum: Installation & Setup 29 Nov 2015
Replies: 4
Views: 482
Posted By cmmtch
Try this one to see if anything changes...

Try this one to see if anything changes http://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials/57746-system-restore-general-troubleshooting-fix-issues.html

If no change/resolve problem then this...
Forum: Installation & Setup 29 Nov 2015
Replies: 4
Views: 482
Posted By cmmtch
Hi roadapple (Scott) Welcome to sevenforums :) ...

Hi roadapple (Scott) Welcome to sevenforums :)

When you say you can't restore the computer do you mean doing a system restore to an earlier date? That would be my first suggestion.

Try the...
Forum: Installation & Setup 27 Nov 2015
Replies: 26
Views: 1,768
Posted By cmmtch
The tutorials are full of very helpful...

The tutorials are full of very helpful information, check this link and see if it might get you going, sounds like you've formatted the drive already so this may be your only choice.

FYI for...
Forum: Installation & Setup 27 Nov 2015
Replies: 7
Views: 1,376
Posted By cmmtch
Welcome to sevenforums sffiend :) Check...

Welcome to sevenforums sffiend :)

Check Brinks tutorial http://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials/324687-windows-7-installation-failure-overcome.html

There are many informative and helpful...
Forum: Installation & Setup 20 Sep 2015
Replies: 9
Views: 856
Posted By cmmtch
Thanks for posting back your results iexample1 :)...

Thanks for posting back your results iexample1 :) When we resolve a problem and post back our results it will help others with a similar issue.

Just because you are on W10 you can still hang...
Forum: Backup and Restore 13 Sep 2015
Replies: 1
Views: 1,045
Posted By cmmtch
Follow this tutorial...

Follow this tutorial http://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials/8057-dual-boot-installation-windows-7-xp.html except in your case it is another Win7 install instead of XP.

You do need to remember to...
Forum: Installation & Setup 12 Sep 2015
Replies: 9
Views: 856
Posted By cmmtch
If you can manage to do it purchase or borrow...

If you can manage to do it purchase or borrow another drive and perform a backup/image of C before you do anything. That way if things go really wrong for you there's the backup/image to at least get...
Forum: General Discussion 23 Aug 2015
Replies: 3
Views: 587
Posted By cmmtch
Hoping for the easy fix, figured you had rebooted...

Hoping for the easy fix, figured you had rebooted but if not it wasn't going to hurt.

I guess W10 won't just download and install the update that it needs, that seems too much like the right...
Forum: General Discussion 23 Aug 2015
Replies: 3
Views: 587
Posted By cmmtch
Maybe reboot? I know from being in the insider...

Maybe reboot? I know from being in the insider program for a while there would be times that a reboot was needed and then the next version of the W10 TP would show up on windows update.
...
Forum: News 25 Jun 2015
Replies: 11
Views: 2,387
Posted By cmmtch
Like most CEO's every time they have an...

Like most CEO's every time they have an initiative, mission statement, vision, whatever they want to call it most of it is vague and abstract with no concrete plans. The more talking they do it...
Forum: Installation & Setup 04 Jan 2015
Replies: 47
Views: 4,372
Posted By cmmtch
Disk management screen shot. I did do the boot...

Disk management screen shot. I did do the boot file command again, this time when booting from the USB in my laptop (Dell Latitude E6400, refurbished) I got a Windows 10 screen saying previous...
Forum: Installation & Setup 04 Jan 2015
Replies: 47
Views: 4,372
Posted By cmmtch
What I tried was putting one of the files from...

What I tried was putting one of the files from the WAIK tools folder where the imagex.exe was. There are several other things in the folder besides the imagex.exe. I tried copying a "WimMountInstall"...
Forum: Installation & Setup 04 Jan 2015
Replies: 47
Views: 4,372
Posted By cmmtch
I've created a second USB flash drive stick...

I've created a second USB flash drive stick following the tutorial exactly, used the amd64 imagex.exe from the WAIK tools. This stick is a 64G USB3 PNY brand, the image.exe transfer took 61 minutes,...
Forum: Installation & Setup 04 Jan 2015
Replies: 47
Views: 4,372
Posted By cmmtch
I can't find the "setup" installer to start the...

I can't find the "setup" installer to start the installation from the stick on the stick, it is there in the BD ROM but I can't seem to locate the installer to start the process on my USB stick. Snip...
Forum: Installation & Setup 04 Jan 2015
Replies: 47
Views: 4,372
Posted By cmmtch
JRockZ, I am having the exact same issue when...

JRockZ, I am having the exact same issue when booting my laptop from the USB. Since the USB already has Windows 10 on it from the BD ROM drive I wasn't sure about installing it. I thought maybe after...
Forum: Installation & Setup 28 Dec 2014
Replies: 47
Views: 4,372
Posted By cmmtch
whs, I've done all things to get it to work...

whs, I've done all things to get it to work except having Win10. I don't know what I was thinking when I started :confused: maybe that I could install it on a stick from your directions to try it...
Forum: Installation & Setup 28 Dec 2014
Replies: 47
Views: 4,372
Posted By cmmtch
Thank you for the very fast response, that was my...

Thank you for the very fast response, that was my first thought that it was a typo. I wanted to ask just to be sure though.

Again thank you very much for the post, very easy to follow...
Forum: Installation & Setup 28 Dec 2014
Replies: 47
Views: 4,372
Posted By cmmtch
Win 8 iso?

Thanks for the post whs, I downloaded and started following the pdf, so far so good until Step 3 installing the BD ROM. That step directs to mount a Win8 iso, I don't have a Win8 iso, maybe I missed...
Forum: General Discussion 20 Dec 2014
Replies: 8
Views: 5,706
Posted By cmmtch
I hate it when that happens :( It has a...

I hate it when that happens :(

It has a better chance of working booting from the win7 cd or a recovery cd though.
Forum: General Discussion 20 Dec 2014
Replies: 8
Views: 5,706
Posted By cmmtch
I think the op needs to try booting from the...

I think the op needs to try booting from the windows cd or a recovery disc first to see if it will boot and repair the problem in the startup entry, here is the quote from the thread I linked to:
Forum: General Discussion 20 Dec 2014
Replies: 8
Views: 5,706
Posted By cmmtch
Do you have the windows cd to boot from? It might...

Do you have the windows cd to boot from? It might be able to repair the startup with the cd, the error message your getting sounds like something is missing in the boot manager.

Searched and...
Forum: General Discussion 16 Nov 2014
Replies: 8
Views: 852
Posted By cmmtch
Thanks whs, learn something new every day, Other...

Thanks whs, learn something new every day, Other than the first box I had I have always built my computers (although since I built this one I've moved to having lines in my glasses so it will be a...
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