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Forum: General Discussion 26 May 2015
Replies: 23
Views: 3,203
Posted By Sir George
See in-line questions: 1- Automatic...

See in-line questions:

1- Automatic windows updates are usually turned off, I did quite a few windows updates
(Did you restart the computer after completing the updates?)
2- I then...
Forum: General Discussion 21 May 2015
Replies: 21
Views: 797
Posted By Sir George
Can't help you with the "why" it happens, but I...

Can't help you with the "why" it happens, but I make backups daily to be sure I can restore the system to a prior time. In my opinion, a much better choice.

I know, I know, it doesn't answer the...
Forum: General Discussion 21 May 2015
Replies: 4
Views: 430
Posted By Sir George
Were you using the same computer or a different...

Were you using the same computer or a different one?
Forum: General Discussion 02 May 2015
Replies: 15
Views: 532
Posted By Sir George
One of my own custom built systems was crashing...

One of my own custom built systems was crashing on a random basis. I tried running MemTest86+ more than one time on it and there was no problem. After replacing the PSU and checking all connections,...
Forum: General Discussion 02 May 2015
Replies: 15
Views: 532
Posted By Sir George
You may not have had any questionable results,...

You may not have had any questionable results, but that hardly qualifies as a "never" fails.
Forum: General Discussion 02 May 2015
Replies: 15
Views: 532
Posted By Sir George
Bad ram could be the problem. I have used memtest...

Bad ram could be the problem. I have used memtest with questionable results; bad ram wasn't detected. Try another ram chip and test results.
Forum: General Discussion 30 Apr 2015
Replies: 4
Views: 509
Posted By Sir George
And what he said, too!

And what he said, too!
Forum: Software 30 Apr 2015
Replies: 3
Views: 572
Posted By Sir George
Try the following; 1) Download the .Net 4...

Try the following;

1) Download the .Net 4 Standalone installer from here http://www.microsoft.com/download/en/details.aspx?id=17718 (http://www.microsoft.com/download/en/details.aspx?id=17718)
...
Forum: General Discussion 30 Apr 2015
Replies: 11
Views: 420
Posted By Sir George
By used "Windows Virtual PC" do you mean you...

By used "Windows Virtual PC" do you mean you installed the software? If so, have you since then removed it and are now trying to eliminate the registry entries?
Forum: General Discussion 23 Apr 2015
Replies: 7
Views: 549
Posted By Sir George
Are you using an OEM version of Windows 7? If so,...

Are you using an OEM version of Windows 7? If so, visit the following link for some information;

Installing OEM Windows 7 on another computer after first one died - Microsoft Community...
Forum: General Discussion 22 Apr 2015
Replies: 7
Views: 549
Posted By Sir George
Are you using an OEM version of Windows 7? If so,...

Are you using an OEM version of Windows 7? If so, visit the following link for some information;

Installing OEM Windows 7 on another computer after first one died - Microsoft Community...
Forum: General Discussion 19 Apr 2015
Replies: 2
Views: 801
Posted By Sir George
Some malware disguises itself as wermgr.exe,...

Some malware disguises itself as wermgr.exe, particularly when not located in the C:\Windows\System32 folder. Therefore, you should check the wermgr.exe process on your PC to see if it is a threat....
Forum: General Discussion 17 Apr 2015
Replies: 6
Views: 343
Posted By Sir George
Restart Windows Search Service 1. Press...

Restart Windows Search Service

1. Press “Windows + R” key together for Run Prompt and type “services.msc”, click OK.
2. This will open the Windows Service Management Window. Scroll down and...
Forum: General Discussion 13 Apr 2015
Replies: 3
Views: 392
Posted By Sir George
The OS does have "Event Viewer" which may or may...

The OS does have "Event Viewer" which may or may not provide useful information. Visit the following link;

http://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials/226084-event-viewer-open-use-windows-7-a.html

HTH
Forum: General Discussion 25 Feb 2015
Replies: 1
Views: 500
Posted By Sir George
Does the following link provide any help? ...

Does the following link provide any help?

http://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials/3529-date-format-change.html
Forum: General Discussion 17 Feb 2015
Replies: 2
Views: 412
Posted By Sir George
It may be a memory module problem. Try playing...

It may be a memory module problem. Try playing around with the memory chips/slots.
Forum: General Discussion 17 Feb 2015
Replies: 3
Views: 587
Posted By Sir George
Have you tried compatibility mode? If not, visit...

Have you tried compatibility mode? If not, visit the following link;

Fix site display problems with Compatibility View - Windows Help...
Forum: General Discussion 16 Feb 2015
Replies: 10
Views: 935
Posted By Sir George
For simplicity use the following; Drive A...

For simplicity use the following;
Drive A is in the laptop and Windows 7 is installed
Drive B is placed in the laptop replacing Drive A and Windows 8.X is installed.
(In the above...
Forum: General Discussion 08 Feb 2015
Replies: 5
Views: 346
Posted By Sir George
You won't be forced to buy Windows 10; you can...

You won't be forced to buy Windows 10; you can continue to use Windows 7 after MS decides to end their support.

What influenced you to predetermine that Windows 10 is a disaster? It hasn't even...
Forum: General Discussion 30 Jan 2015
Replies: 1
Views: 489
Posted By Sir George
Your statement seems contradictory; you have an...

Your statement seems contradictory; you have an admin account for installing software and while installing some camera software (which should require an admin account) the user switched from a...
Forum: General Discussion 25 Jan 2015
Replies: 5
Views: 545
Posted By Sir George
The OP asked for a site that logs results which...

The OP asked for a site that logs results which TestMy.net provides. Your opinion of speed test sites isn't germane to the question.
Forum: General Discussion 25 Jan 2015
Replies: 1
Views: 4,172
Posted By Sir George
The SevenForums has a tutorial on creating a USB...

The SevenForums has a tutorial on creating a USB Installation Key Drive at the following link;

http://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials/2432-usb-windows-7-installation-key-drive-create.html

You may...
Forum: General Discussion 24 Jan 2015
Replies: 5
Views: 545
Posted By Sir George
Yes, Test My dot Net and it's free; ...

Yes, Test My dot Net and it's free;

TestMy.net Broadband Internet Speed Test (http://testmy.net)

PS: You need to create an account to enable logging.

347442

HTH
Forum: General Discussion 22 Jan 2015
Replies: 14
Views: 1,096
Posted By Sir George
There is no program to download. Please take the...

There is no program to download. Please take the time to read the tutorial in its entirety.
Forum: General Discussion 21 Jan 2015
Replies: 14
Views: 1,096
Posted By Sir George
Did you try system file checker in my post which...

Did you try system file checker in my post which was item #2?
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