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Forum: Hardware & Devices 26 Mar 2016
Replies: 1
Views: 301
Posted By cfourkays
New hard drive--still locks up

Have an HP Slimline S5000 that's real slow and freezes at times. Windows 7 Home. Checked for malware, found nothing.
Did all my usual cleaning, starting programs, Autoruns, the whole bit.
Ran HD...
Forum: Installation & Setup 08 Nov 2015
Replies: 1
Views: 473
Posted By cfourkays
Use the ISO created with Windows Media Creation tool on another PC

My PC is running W-10 Pro.
The PC I'm going to upgrade runs "W-7 Home". As long as I specify that when selecting the version, I'm guessing I shouldn't have a problem??

I still have a problem in...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 08 Nov 2015
Replies: 1
Views: 837
Posted By cfourkays
Windows Update High CPU

Have a Compaq laptop with Windows 7.
Problem is 100% CPU usage.
Have restored to factory settings a number of times.
Once Windows Updates starts, it runs up to 100% and stays there.
I've tried...
Forum: Tutorials 15 May 2015
Replies: 2,074
Views: 5,217,375
Posted By cfourkays
Not sure, had to return PC to my customer. I'll...

Not sure, had to return PC to my customer. I'll get it back next week and let you know.
Thanks, as usual.
Pete
Forum: Tutorials 14 May 2015
Replies: 2,074
Views: 5,217,375
Posted By cfourkays
Forgot to tell you the key is for an Dell OEM on...

Forgot to tell you the key is for an Dell OEM on the problem machine.
I get This when I enter the Key for validation:
System Error
We encountered a problem with the product key you provided. ...
Forum: Tutorials 12 May 2015
Replies: 2,074
Views: 5,217,375
Posted By cfourkays
Hey Brink, Can I download an .iso Ultimate and...

Hey Brink,
Can I download an .iso Ultimate and use that?
Forum: Tutorials 11 May 2015
Replies: 2,074
Views: 5,217,375
Posted By cfourkays
Can I I/R W-7 Ultimate

Have a Dell laptop with W-7 Ultimate that is seriously screwed up.
The owner has a small business and has a number of programs that probably can't be reinstalled. (No disc, Expensive, etc)
Its a...
Forum: Tutorials 09 Apr 2015
Replies: 2,074
Views: 5,217,375
Posted By cfourkays
Is this a result of Digital River being no longer...

Is this a result of Digital River being no longer available?
Forum: Tutorials 08 Apr 2015
Replies: 2,074
Views: 5,217,375
Posted By cfourkays
Another quickie. So it looks like any W-7 that...

Another quickie.
So it looks like any W-7 that doesn't have a restore point beyond ??/??/???? is SOL for the Install/Repair?
Pete
Forum: Tutorials 08 Apr 2015
Replies: 2,074
Views: 5,217,375
Posted By cfourkays
Clean install will be. Thanks Shawn

Clean install will be.
Thanks Shawn
Forum: Tutorials 07 Apr 2015
Replies: 2,074
Views: 5,217,375
Posted By cfourkays
I've done a lot of these but can't remember what...

I've done a lot of these but can't remember what to do when I get the "Current version of Windows is more recent then the Version you are trying to upgrade to...."
The PC has Windows 7 Home Premium...
Forum: General Discussion 17 Mar 2015
Replies: 3
Views: 775
Posted By cfourkays
The second one worked and OK now. Thanks for the...

The second one worked and OK now. Thanks for the help.
Rather unusual to go 4 days without a post in the Forums.
Maybe I could have worded it better or the problem is that rare.
Forum: General Discussion 12 Mar 2015
Replies: 3
Views: 775
Posted By cfourkays
Logon missing for Admin

W-7 with SP1.
Have 2 User accounts; one as "pat Admin", the other as "alex Admin, Password protected."
Whether booting, Restart, Switch User, Log off the "alex Administrator, Password Protected"...
Forum: Network & Sharing 06 Nov 2014
Replies: 5
Views: 2,103
Posted By cfourkays
How about this. After I cleared all MS...

How about this.
After I cleared all MS services, Noticed a Norton 360 with a check.
Tried to remove it and no-go.
Double checked that I didn't have any Norton products installed and didn't.
Got...
Forum: Network & Sharing 06 Nov 2014
Replies: 5
Views: 2,103
Posted By cfourkays
Thanks, Tookeri, I think I did that but just...

Thanks, Tookeri,
I think I did that but just did it again.
No good with all non-Microsoft services disabled.
I managed to make a set of System Recovery Discs but clean reinstall's my last option....
Forum: Network & Sharing 05 Nov 2014
Replies: 5
Views: 2,103
Posted By cfourkays
No browser internet connection--Have internet access (Tried everything

Toshiba Laptop with W-7
Owner uses only for email, etc.
Has no internet connection with IE, Firefox, Chrome in NORMAL mode.
Have a connection, ipconfig OK, can Ping sites.
Have a connection with...
Forum: Installation & Setup 06 Jul 2014
Replies: 3
Views: 1,329
Posted By cfourkays
Thanks, guys Yes, I'm doing a...

Thanks, guys

Yes, I'm doing a Repair/Install using Brinks great tutorial.
Didn't think it would make a difference but it did.
Downloaded the latest iso from Digital River and its a go.

BTW,...
Forum: Installation & Setup 05 Jul 2014
Replies: 3
Views: 1,329
Posted By cfourkays
Install/Repair ?

I've done a few of these but somehow manage to still get screwed up.
Gateway AIO Windows 7 Home Premium, SP1
I thought my iso was fairly new, GRMCHPXFRER, but I'm getting the "Windows is more...
Forum: Network & Sharing 17 Jun 2014
Replies: 2
Views: 990
Posted By cfourkays
Another computer same ip

I have 2 PC's off a Netgear WNR2000 which is off a Comcast Business modem/router.
Off the router is a Oki MFC251.

When everything is hooked up, I lose internet on one of the PCs and I can't...
Forum: Chillout Room 24 Apr 2014
Replies: 10
Views: 1,605
Posted By cfourkays
Why we love Brink

I just realized that having Brink available for help is like having a friendly "HAL".

"I think you know what the problem is just as well as I do."
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Forum: Performance & Maintenance 04 Apr 2014
Replies: 4
Views: 2,113
Posted By cfourkays
Tried Repair/Install. It's stopped at different...

Tried Repair/Install.
It's stopped at different points.
U.....nable to boot.... is one
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 02 Apr 2014
Replies: 4
Views: 2,113
Posted By cfourkays
sfc /scannow Failure

Have a Windows 7 HE SP1 with many problems, uncluding failed updates.
Running sfc /scannow fails at 10%
Here's what the CBS log shows:

2014-04-02 07:44:32, Info CSI 00000009...
Forum: Installation & Setup 01 Feb 2014
Replies: 6
Views: 1,028
Posted By cfourkays
Ah So! Thanks. That solidified my 16 years of...

Ah So!
Thanks.
That solidified my 16 years of IT incompetence.
Forum: Installation & Setup 01 Feb 2014
Replies: 6
Views: 1,028
Posted By cfourkays
Just a quickie, Shawn Where would I get an .exe...

Just a quickie, Shawn
Where would I get an .exe download?
All at Digital River are .iso's.
Forum: Installation & Setup 30 Jan 2014
Replies: 6
Views: 1,028
Posted By cfourkays
Hi Shawn, Embarrassment is getting to be my...

Hi Shawn,

Embarrassment is getting to be my strong suite.
I already had both .iso.

Since I really wanted a clean 7 install I tried a Vista .iso so I could use a 7 .exe from within Vista.
...
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