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Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 16 Jun 2016
Replies: 1
Views: 323
Posted By sargan
W7 product key fails after upgrade roll back

W7 64 bit volume licensed
Happily working and activated for several years.
I did all upgrade checks and upgraded to W10 - this failed (USB issues) so rolled back to W7 ... quick & painless and...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 21 May 2016
Replies: 1
Views: 398
Posted By sargan
All restore points failed to work. Appeared...

All restore points failed to work.
Appeared that it was stuck in a part way through W10 install position.

Anyway I found a simple fix .... and for anybody else the solution is to use the GWX10...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 21 May 2016
Replies: 1
Views: 398
Posted By sargan
Windows 10 upgrade ready - blocking system

PC running W7 64 bit

I had my PC set to download W10 upgrade files in background only.

Today in middle of some other work - it suddenly started to upgrade my PC !
I stopped that .....
W7...
Forum: General Discussion 07 Feb 2016
Replies: 1
Views: 320
Posted By sargan
What 32 bit codecs are on my PC

Running W7 64 bit.

I can find several options to list codecs .. but they only list codecs in System32 folder (64 bit)

I need to now what 32 bit codecs are installed. (in syswow64 folder)
Is...
Forum: Network & Sharing 22 Jan 2016
Replies: 1
Views: 479
Posted By sargan
Didn't get any replies here. Issue now...

Didn't get any replies here.

Issue now solved elsewhere.
PC LAN running slow (http://www.pchelpforum.com/network-help/128134-pc-lan-running-slow.html)
Forum: Network & Sharing 13 Jan 2016
Replies: 1
Views: 479
Posted By sargan
PC LAN running slow

Slow LAN speed on PC
I have a PC connected to a GigE Ethernet switch ( TP-Link TL SG108)
I also have several other devices connected to this switch .. Particularly my laptop.
The switch...
Forum: Installation & Setup 31 May 2015
Replies: 7
Views: 639
Posted By sargan
The folder was moved using this method to change...

The folder was moved using this method to change folder location. As previously I used the move profile method, and when I had an issue, (many months later) found Windows repair tools won't work -...
Forum: Installation & Setup 31 May 2015
Replies: 7
Views: 639
Posted By sargan
I made in E:/ rather than in libraries and it...

I made in E:/ rather than in libraries and it seems to have sorted itsefl out - no duplicates any more

I'll give the 'return to default' steps a miss for now ... as I don't want to move folders...
Forum: Installation & Setup 31 May 2015
Replies: 7
Views: 639
Posted By sargan
File structure confused

OK ... yesterday I found that I had a copy of 'My Documents' folder inside 'My Pictures' the contents of the folder were identical to the normal 'my Documents'. (initially deleted all - now...
Forum: General Discussion 31 May 2015
Replies: 12
Views: 971
Posted By sargan
update: found out there is an option to get...

update: found out there is an option to get RECUVA to maintain original folder structure.
Recovered to a separate HDD and all files no back in place
Forum: General Discussion 31 May 2015
Replies: 12
Views: 971
Posted By sargan
Doesn't work ... all the 'My xxx' folders are...

Doesn't work ... all the 'My xxx' folders are not shown.

Do you know of system recover / undelete that will restore files and keep folder structure ?

RECUVA found all files ... but just seems...
Forum: General Discussion 30 May 2015
Replies: 12
Views: 971
Posted By sargan
OK file downloaded ... Its late here so I...

OK file downloaded ...

Its late here so I will check again tomorrow for next step .... Thanks
Forum: General Discussion 30 May 2015
Replies: 12
Views: 971
Posted By sargan
Yes ... it shows the most recent restore point...

Yes ... it shows the most recent restore point from 2 days ago

Can you advise how to proceed to restore just that folder ?
Forum: General Discussion 30 May 2015
Replies: 12
Views: 971
Posted By sargan
recover Deleted folder

I keep My Documents, My Videos etc. on a separate drive to OS (on E:\)

Today I noticed that My Documents folder was duplicated within the My pictures folder ... checked original still there -...
Forum: Installation & Setup 16 Mar 2015
Replies: 10
Views: 700
Posted By sargan
I openly freely and clearly state I have never...

I openly freely and clearly state I have never used your sysrep method .... if there was confusion and I implied I had , the that was an error ..

I followed to the best of my ability the process...
Forum: Installation & Setup 16 Mar 2015
Replies: 10
Views: 700
Posted By sargan
Kari .. I didn't post in that thread .. I posted...

Kari .. I didn't post in that thread .. I posted in separate thread as you have noticed. (maybe that was wrong if so then I am sorry) I did not use the sysprep method, so accept you could not...
Forum: Installation & Setup 16 Mar 2015
Replies: 10
Views: 700
Posted By sargan
I followed the original tutorial on how to move...

I followed the original tutorial on how to move profile (not sysprep method) ... that is all past now 6 months have passed.
The Q remains the same, does anyone else know how to get the file...
Forum: Installation & Setup 16 Mar 2015
Replies: 10
Views: 700
Posted By sargan
I did see the part in article about being...

I did see the part in article about being reversible ....... but that is not the case ......... when I tried the reversal with much (grateful) input from users here, no amount of work could get it...
Forum: Installation & Setup 16 Mar 2015
Replies: 10
Views: 700
Posted By sargan
Moving user profiles ( recovery from it)

I had moved my W7 user profile as per the tutorial here ...
http://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials/124198-user-profiles-create-move-during-windows-7-installation.html#post1070714


While it was...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 19 Jan 2015
Replies: 6
Views: 2,820
Posted By sargan
I get no alarm or message until 2 days ago it...

I get no alarm or message until 2 days ago it shuts down every time with no problems.
How would I know it is not shutting down properly.
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 18 Jan 2015
Replies: 6
Views: 2,820
Posted By sargan
Worked around issue, turned off auto install,...

Worked around issue, turned off auto install, and installed them one at a time. Re-booting after each one.
Be good to know cause though ..
In case I have underlying issue.
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 18 Jan 2015
Replies: 6
Views: 2,820
Posted By sargan
Never used Event Viewer before - new one on me ...

Never used Event Viewer before - new one on me :-)
Thanks for trying to help.

File created and loaded :
https://www.dropbox.com/s/osuddobfxu05pgf/events.evtx?dl=0

Looked and can see the...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 17 Jan 2015
Replies: 6
Views: 2,820
Posted By sargan
Jan W7 update failing

PC is W7 Ultimate 64 bit SP1
Kept fully up to date.
Last update I can see is security update 17 Dec KB3025390 nothing shows after that date

Last 2 days ... on PC shutdown get the...
Forum: General Discussion 16 Dec 2014
Replies: 6
Views: 782
Posted By sargan
They wouldn't be ... the specs in profile refer...

They wouldn't be ... the specs in profile refer to home PC ... this issue is with my laptop, that is why I put details in first line of post.
I'm happy to supply any further details if required.
Forum: General Discussion 16 Dec 2014
Replies: 6
Views: 782
Posted By sargan
Spec is as in op for this thread - W7 64 bit...

Spec is as in op for this thread - W7 64 bit professional SP1

It's a Dell E7240 Latitude laptop
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