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Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 30 Aug 2011
Replies: 21
Views: 12,037
Posted By yonyz
The SFC /SCANNOW command fails at 15% of the...

The SFC /SCANNOW command fails at 15% of the verification phase. Says: Windows Resource Protection could not perform the requested operation". Tried scanning twice...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 29 Aug 2011
Replies: 21
Views: 12,037
Posted By yonyz
No, that BGE file is not cracked. It's a Good Old...

No, that BGE file is not cracked. It's a Good Old Games package. No way they would put a virus inside it.
The infected cracked file is called dvm.dll, and belongs to the Riddick game. And I did...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 29 Aug 2011
Replies: 21
Views: 12,037
Posted By yonyz
The file infected is dvm.dll, which belongs to...

The file infected is dvm.dll, which belongs to the game Chronicles of Riddick: Assault on Dark Athena (it's a cracked file, which could be the reason the Sweeper thinks it's a virus).
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 29 Aug 2011
Replies: 21
Views: 12,037
Posted By yonyz
I was able to get the CD to work. I had to...

I was able to get the CD to work. I had to disable the floppy drive (which I don't even have) on the BIOS and Device Manager.
The Sweeper found one virus, and now Windows Update is ON, but when I...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 29 Aug 2011
Replies: 21
Views: 12,037
Posted By yonyz
In the Boot menu, which is accessed by pressing...

In the Boot menu, which is accessed by pressing F12.
I also made a CD with the sweeper tool, and while it boots, the program fails to start:
"Microsoft Standalone System Sweeper cannot be started....
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 28 Aug 2011
Replies: 21
Views: 12,037
Posted By yonyz
I cannot boot the USB stick. I have four boot-USB...

I cannot boot the USB stick. I have four boot-USB options, none of which worked:
USB-FDD
USB-ZIP
USB-CDROM
USB-HDD

The third option, USB-CDROM, shows the "Boot CD/DVD..." message, but it...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 27 Aug 2011
Replies: 21
Views: 12,037
Posted By yonyz
I'm not sure Windows Restore is even enabled,...

I'm not sure Windows Restore is even enabled, since I never use it. I'll run the Sweeper utility later.
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 26 Aug 2011
Replies: 21
Views: 12,037
Posted By yonyz
Thanks, but that didn't help. Same problem as...

Thanks, but that didn't help. Same problem as before. BTW, are you using Windows 7 as well? If yes, I'd like to know a bit about your theme.
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 26 Aug 2011
Replies: 21
Views: 12,037
Posted By yonyz
It's already set to that option, but it's not...

It's already set to that option, but it's not running, and attempts to run it have failed (access denied, error no. 5). I am the administrator, btw.
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 26 Aug 2011
Replies: 21
Views: 12,037
Posted By yonyz
Cannot turn WIndows Update on

Hello,

I am using Windows 7 (duh) 64 bit, and somehow, and sometime, Windows Update got turned off. Now I cannot turn it back on. I change the settings to "let me know when there's updates and...
Forum: General Discussion 22 Jan 2011
Replies: 10
Views: 14,987
Posted By yonyz
I'm very comfortable editing the registry, as...

I'm very comfortable editing the registry, as long as it's really necessary, unlike this case.
Again, I thank you all for your suggestions. Have a great week.
Forum: General Discussion 21 Jan 2011
Replies: 10
Views: 14,987
Posted By yonyz
Well, MacGyvr method works best for me because,...

Well, MacGyvr method works best for me because, obviously, I regularly edit the file, so merely having its shortcut for it in the Startup folder, means that I can place the original file in an easily...
Forum: General Discussion 21 Jan 2011
Replies: 10
Views: 14,987
Posted By yonyz
I'll try that now and reply with the results...

I'll try that now and reply with the results later. Thanks.
Forum: General Discussion 20 Jan 2011
Replies: 10
Views: 14,987
Posted By yonyz
How to set a .txt file to launch on startup?

Hi,

I have my to do list typed in a simple .txt file that I edit with Notepad.
I would like that particular file to launch and appear as soon as Windows starts.

How can I achieve that?
Forum: Software 29 May 2010
Replies: 11
Views: 2,082
Posted By yonyz
Yeah, you're right. Cleanse Uninstaller Pro...

Yeah, you're right. Cleanse Uninstaller Pro doesn't find most of the programs.
I'll give Advanced Uninstaller Free a try. Thanks.
Forum: Software 28 May 2010
Replies: 11
Views: 2,082
Posted By yonyz
Is there any alternative to Revo Uninstaller...

Is there any alternative to Revo Uninstaller which is free and supports 64-bit programs?

Edit: Oh hey, check this out: http://www.giveawayoftheday.com/
Today they have Cleanse Uninstaller Pro. I...
Forum: Software 27 May 2010
Replies: 11
Views: 2,082
Posted By yonyz
Thanks for the info, whs. I was actually using...

Thanks for the info, whs. I was actually using Revo Uninstaller before upgrading to 64-bit, but I decided to stop using due to its slow speed of uninstall (searching for remains and all that).
Forum: Software 27 May 2010
Replies: 11
Views: 2,082
Posted By yonyz
Thanks, Cassandra. :)

Thanks, Cassandra. :)
Forum: Software 26 May 2010
Replies: 11
Views: 2,082
Posted By yonyz
Moving to 64-bit then. Thanks. :D

Moving to 64-bit then. Thanks. :D
Forum: Software 26 May 2010
Replies: 11
Views: 2,082
Posted By yonyz
Are there any 32-bit programs that do not run on 64-bit Win 7?

Hi,

I'm currently running 32-bit Windows 7, and I'd like to upgrade to the 64-bit version in order to be able to run After Effects CS5. I know that the 64-bit version runs 32-bit programs too, but...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 14 May 2010
Replies: 9
Views: 8,336
Posted By yonyz
Thanks, but I've already gone as far as using OS...

Thanks, but I've already gone as far as using OS X Leopard most of the time (though I only installed it 3 days ago), because I love its fonts and the overall "user experience". I still have 7...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 15 Jan 2010
Replies: 9
Views: 8,336
Posted By yonyz
Yes, Firefox can do it, because it has this...

Yes, Firefox can do it, because it has this option called "Allow pages to choose their own fonts, instead of my selections...". However, I do not like using Firefox.

You can try it on just about...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 14 Jan 2010
Replies: 9
Views: 8,336
Posted By yonyz
I've changed the fonts there, but it doesn't...

I've changed the fonts there, but it doesn't affect 99% of the websites I tried.
Forum: Browsers & Mail 14 Jan 2010
Replies: 9
Views: 8,336
Posted By yonyz
Changing Chrome's fonts?

Hi,

I'm using Google Chrome on Windows 7, and I don't like its default fonts. Is there a way to force Chrome to use fonts other than those of the website or the operating system?

I'd like to...
Forum: Installation & Setup 26 Aug 2009
Replies: 149
Views: 397,789
Posted By yonyz
What do you mean "within Windows"? You mean with...

What do you mean "within Windows"? You mean with a Windows partitioning software? Sorry for the bump. There's just no way to ask this in a new topic.
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