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Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 11 Hours Ago
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Posted By Barman58
Yes, Microsoft pass on the responsibility for all...

Yes, Microsoft pass on the responsibility for all support to the major OEM's when they sell them cheap bulk licences, Seems reasonable to me but does not really help legitimate users such as you. ...
Forum: News 1 Day Ago
Replies: 4
Views: 330
Posted By Barman58
I think I'll give it a miss - I've already got a...

I think I'll give it a miss - I've already got a print screen key - Oh and something called snipping tool which allows me to take screen grabs of my browser in context on the screen its on ;)
Forum: General Discussion 2 Days Ago
Replies: 9
Views: 613
Posted By Barman58
Although I agree it's a bad idea to mess around...

Although I agree it's a bad idea to mess around with system files, I would suggest that you look in the mouse driver files for the icon used for mouse functions, that one looks like one specific to a...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 2 Days Ago
Replies: 8
Views: 211
Posted By Barman58
Looking around some of the microsoft sites there...

Looking around some of the microsoft sites there does appear to be some issues presently with the activation system

The best I can do is point you in the direction of a site suggested to someone...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 2 Days Ago
Replies: 8
Views: 211
Posted By Barman58
It should all still be working as Windows 7 is...

It should all still be working as Windows 7 is still in extended support - It may have changed number so it may be best to follow the full (slui.exe 4) procedure.

Activate Windows 7 by Phone -...
Forum: Microsoft Office 4 Days Ago
Replies: 29
Views: 589
Posted By Barman58
I do not use MWB 3 (I used to use Version two for...

I do not use MWB 3 (I used to use Version two for several years - Full commercial version), but had issues with Version 3 causing a BSOD so switched to using only Bitdefender.

It may be worthwhile...
Forum: Microsoft Office 4 Days Ago
Replies: 29
Views: 589
Posted By Barman58
As far as I am aware FFS runs when you trigger it...

As far as I am aware FFS runs when you trigger it - and stops when complete - Malwarebytes should not be stopping any of the downloads you've tried, so it may be set on too high a level - such as...
Forum: Microsoft Office 4 Days Ago
Replies: 29
Views: 589
Posted By Barman58
Bitdefender Pro is top of most AV lists over the...

Bitdefender Pro is top of most AV lists over the last several years ;)

Also, I downloaded the file from the FFS site to my system, through my security and then to Microsoft through theirs so It...
Forum: Microsoft Office 4 Days Ago
Replies: 29
Views: 589
Posted By Barman58
OK try this ... FreeFileSync...

OK try this ... FreeFileSync (https://1drv.ms/u/s!AvZ_g1gA1J-zgZpk2SFlO2uftvu8Ww) it's one of my online locations (MS Onedrive)
Forum: Microsoft Office 4 Days Ago
Replies: 29
Views: 589
Posted By Barman58
Cant see why MWB has an issue with Free File Sync...

Cant see why MWB has an issue with Free File Sync FreeFileSync download | SourceForge.net (https://sourceforge.net/projects/freefilesync/) is the original Sourceforge location - MWB should not have...
Forum: Microsoft Office 4 Days Ago
Replies: 29
Views: 589
Posted By Barman58
The backup plan has to be tailored to each...

The backup plan has to be tailored to each individual user's need.

I have long term backup of my Images, Video, and music on a number of drives in Network Attached Storage, but all of this is...
Forum: Microsoft Office 4 Days Ago
Replies: 29
Views: 589
Posted By Barman58
I always say the you need a layered protection...

I always say the you need a layered protection strategy on any system these days to protect against the threats present,

The layers should start with a well thought out backup regime this should...
Forum: Microsoft Office 5 Days Ago
Replies: 29
Views: 589
Posted By Barman58
Not sure what has caused your issue, but there...

Not sure what has caused your issue, but there should be a "Repair" option in the Add/Remove Programs dialogue

Alternatively I actually run a free Print to PDF application (installs as a printer),...
Forum: Network & Sharing 5 Days Ago
Replies: 13
Views: 347
Posted By Barman58
I would actually suggest that rather than the...

I would actually suggest that rather than the open Caddy style connection unit you go for a suitable enclosed case with a USB connection, this would give better knock protection and also better...
Forum: Virtualization 5 Days Ago
Replies: 2
Views: 260
Posted By Barman58
Windows XP Mode - Install and Setup - Windows 7...

Windows XP Mode - Install and Setup - Windows 7 Help Forums (https://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials/8247-windows-xp-mode-install-setup.html)
Forum: General Discussion 6 Days Ago
Replies: 7
Views: 528
Posted By Barman58
There are ways of getting through an unknown...

There are ways of getting through an unknown password, the forum rules, quite rightly, do not allow us to assist with this or to even discuss what is involved,

Not an accusation, but we cannot be...
Forum: General Discussion 6 Days Ago
Replies: 5
Views: 443
Posted By Barman58
Only thing I can think of is a Runas by a User...

Only thing I can think of is a Runas by a User that has admin rights

Runas /User Domain/User /Env "C:\Windows\System32\cmd.exe /k %windir%\System32\reg.exe ADD...
Forum: General Discussion 6 Days Ago
Replies: 5
Views: 443
Posted By Barman58
You need to unlock the UAC to gain access ...

You need to unlock the UAC to gain access

It should be the simple task of entering the password

If you do not know the password then you need to get someone who does to unlock it for you
...
Forum: Installation & Setup 6 Days Ago
Replies: 2
Views: 338
Posted By Barman58
Should be fine, there are some items that will be...

Should be fine, there are some items that will be reset but not data and important stuff,

Our full tutorial is Here ... Repair Install - Windows 7 Help Forums...
Forum: Installation & Setup 6 Days Ago
Replies: 12
Views: 418
Posted By Barman58
OEM licenses supplied Pre-installed with hardware...

OEM licenses supplied Pre-installed with hardware from major microsoft partners (Dell HP, Asus Etc), is not the responsibility of microsoft. The responsibility is passed onto the OEM as part of the...
Forum: Installation & Setup 6 Days Ago
Replies: 12
Views: 418
Posted By Barman58
The other potential issue you have is the...

The other potential issue you have is the availability of Drivers, It is possible that the manufacturer, Asus, will not have developed suitable Windows 7 Drivers for specific hardware setups used in...
Forum: Backup and Restore 1 Week Ago
Replies: 5
Views: 245
Posted By Barman58
There are a lot of programs out there that claim...

There are a lot of programs out there that claim all sorts of things - most are no more than "snake oil" I do not know Drive Adviser, so cannot specifically comment on it's value or faults, but I...
Forum: Installation & Setup 1 Week Ago
Replies: 16
Views: 371
Posted By Barman58
I understand Microsoft's position on the...

I understand Microsoft's position on the Installation Key and fully support their position in keeping it's structure to themselves - If it was publically known the pirates would rule the world (even...
Forum: Installation & Setup 1 Week Ago
Replies: 16
Views: 371
Posted By Barman58
One other thing that seems to be a factor in the...

One other thing that seems to be a factor in the decision which I understand but do not feel is totally fair is that If you are a business customer off Microsoft you will More often be given the...
Forum: Installation & Setup 1 Week Ago
Replies: 16
Views: 371
Posted By Barman58
It's long been considered without any actual...

It's long been considered without any actual confirmation from Microsoft, (officially), that most removable components are Ok to replace and Keep activation, with the exception of the motherboard.
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