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Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 18 Dec 2012
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Posted By randun
Yea, I remember reading that as well. Took them...

Yea, I remember reading that as well. Took them long enough to catch-up with the 'new' technology but then again we're talking about Microsoft. :D
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 18 Dec 2012
Replies: 37
Views: 3,838
Posted By randun
Yea, thought so. Just remembered seeing an...

Yea, thought so. Just remembered seeing an announcement. The way it was worded, you would barely have time to get used to 8 before 9 rolled out. :confused:
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 18 Dec 2012
Replies: 37
Views: 3,838
Posted By randun
My PC is actually a touchscreen & I'm finally...

My PC is actually a touchscreen & I'm finally getting a tablet for Christmas. My only concern about updating now is that they've already announced the launch of the next version of Windows!
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 18 Dec 2012
Replies: 37
Views: 3,838
Posted By randun
Turned out to be a .dll module (Dropbox) that...

Turned out to be a .dll module (Dropbox) that caused the crash. It turned up once before in explorer.exe crashes, but the usual culprit was USer.dll. Since the registry was rolled back, I lost the...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 17 Dec 2012
Replies: 37
Views: 3,838
Posted By randun
Well Houston, the Eagle has (finally) landed! :) ...

Well Houston, the Eagle has (finally) landed! :)

After a lengthy process everything seems to be working nominally again with one rather annoying exception.

I still have a black desktop & when...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 17 Dec 2012
Replies: 37
Views: 3,838
Posted By randun
All diagnostics ran without a hitch this time....

All diagnostics ran without a hitch this time. Currently reinstalling. Will let you know how everything comes out.
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 17 Dec 2012
Replies: 37
Views: 3,838
Posted By randun
If you want to see the WU log, I uploaded it to...

If you want to see the WU log, I uploaded it to my SkyDrive account (https://skydrive.live.com/redir?resid=7C41C68C6993E70D!406&authkey=!AM1U7PtTvgqdUTQ).
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 17 Dec 2012
Replies: 37
Views: 3,838
Posted By randun
WU Fixit Tool Results ============== Windows...

WU Fixit Tool Results
==============
Windows Update
Issues found
Repair Windows Update components Detected
Windows Update components must be repaired Not Run
Issues checked
Repair default...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 17 Dec 2012
Replies: 37
Views: 3,838
Posted By randun
I went ahead & ran SFC & CheckSur prior to...

I went ahead & ran SFC & CheckSur prior to restarting. Results are:

=============
Microsoft Windows [Version 6.1.7601]
Copyright (c) 2009 Microsoft Corporation. All rights reserved....
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 17 Dec 2012
Replies: 37
Views: 3,838
Posted By randun
Just so I'm clear, so I run the diagnostics prior...

Just so I'm clear, so I run the diagnostics prior to restarting? Tx
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 16 Dec 2012
Replies: 37
Views: 3,838
Posted By randun
I finally saw the light & figured out that I...

I finally saw the light & figured out that I should use the ISO DVD that I created to use during the repair reinstall process.

Well, Murphy's Law caught me!

After Checking Compatibilty was...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 15 Dec 2012
Replies: 37
Views: 3,838
Posted By randun
I reviewed your post again. If I'm interpreting...

I reviewed your post again. If I'm interpreting your instructions correctly, instead of me using Langa's repair install method, I would use the following step in the SevenForums tutorial, correct?...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 15 Dec 2012
Replies: 37
Views: 3,838
Posted By randun
I reviewed your post again. If I'm interpreting...

I reviewed your post again. If I'm interpreting your instructions correctly, instead of me using Langa's repair install method, I would use the following step in the SevenForums tutorial, correct?...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 15 Dec 2012
Replies: 37
Views: 3,838
Posted By randun
Noel, as it happens with me a lot when discussing...

Noel, as it happens with me a lot when discussing PC terminology, I very well may have not described my issue well, or stated something that led you to misinterpret my intent.

The bottom line for...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 14 Dec 2012
Replies: 37
Views: 3,838
Posted By randun
Thanks much Noel. I have only 2 remaining...

Thanks much Noel. I have only 2 remaining questions based on your feedback.

1. In order to perform the repair reinstall that I need to do I need to be assured that my copy of Windows 7 Ultimate...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 14 Dec 2012
Replies: 37
Views: 3,838
Posted By randun
Diagnostic Report (1.9.0019.0): ...

Diagnostic Report (1.9.0019.0):
-----------------------------------------
WGA Data-->
Validation Status: Genuine
Validation Code: 0
Cached Validation Code: 0x0
Windows Product Key:...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 14 Dec 2012
Replies: 37
Views: 3,838
Posted By randun
I just left you another message. Are you saying...

I just left you another message. Are you saying that I need to download & install KB976902? If so, I'll be happy to so but I'm pretty confident that it will inform me that the update is already...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 14 Dec 2012
Replies: 37
Views: 3,838
Posted By randun
Well, it just hit me that you must have been...

Well, it just hit me that you must have been referring to downloading & installing KB976932, correct? If so, I've already tried that & it simply informs me that I've already got SP1 installed, which...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 14 Dec 2012
Replies: 37
Views: 3,838
Posted By randun
I had looked it up after posting my reply to Tom....

I had looked it up after posting my reply to Tom. This update is installed on my PC per Installed Updates in WU.

I'm just not sure what Noel wanted me to download & install.
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 14 Dec 2012
Replies: 37
Views: 3,838
Posted By randun
Sorry to be a bit confused but download & install...

Sorry to be a bit confused but download & install what?
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 14 Dec 2012
Replies: 37
Views: 3,838
Posted By randun
Well, the SURT ran fine again, but when I...

Well, the SURT ran fine again, but when I searched installed updates for SP1, which is supposed to be KB976932, the only update I found was KB976902, dated11/20/2010. What do you think?
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 14 Dec 2012
Replies: 37
Views: 3,838
Posted By randun
Thanks much for the quick response! I'll try your...

Thanks much for the quick response! I'll try your suggestion now & post results.[/QUOTE]

CheckSUR.persist.log results follow. Didn't encounter 08024200D error.

...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 14 Dec 2012
Replies: 37
Views: 3,838
Posted By randun
Thanks much for the quick response! I'll try your...

Thanks much for the quick response! I'll try your suggestion now & post results.
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 13 Dec 2012
Replies: 37
Views: 3,838
Posted By randun
System Update Readiness Tool problem...

I am experiencing the same issue that the user did in this closed thread (http://www.sevenforums.com/windows-updates-activation/155569-system-update-readiness-tool-problem.html). Thus, I'm starting a...
Forum: Tutorials 24 Nov 2012
Replies: 12
Views: 126,516
Posted By randun
I picked up the first tweak from another forum &...

I picked up the first tweak from another forum & 0 didn't have any effect.

No ActiveDesktop at the specified registry entry.

My version of Windows (7 Ultimate) is verified as "activated".
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