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Forum: Backup and Restore 14 Minutes Ago
Replies: 3
Views: 38
Posted By torchwood
Annoying tab that. Its present on...

Annoying tab that.

Its present on everything, but as you've found NOT allways relevant

It depends on how/what you've done.
(even truer on a text file) - installed via notepad??

Roy
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 23 Minutes Ago
Replies: 1
Views: 47
Posted By torchwood
Hi Celeras, please run KB947821,...

Hi Celeras,
please run KB947821, (SURT/checkSur)

post the CBS results.


Roy
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 28 Minutes Ago
Replies: 1
Views: 18
Posted By torchwood
Hi Guzzlewater,, please install KB971033, ...

Hi Guzzlewater,,

please install KB971033,
REBOOT TWICE

then try installing SP1,
if it fails please run the tool again

would be willing to bet that the key shown is the same as the...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 4 Hours Ago
Replies: 12
Views: 150
Posted By torchwood
Me again, just curious what happened to...

Me again,

just curious what happened to your old key or were you running a linux distro.

AS an experiment
If you have the old code, change it to that via control panel >> System -- change...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 4 Hours Ago
Replies: 12
Views: 150
Posted By torchwood
Hi Mbug,, from an elevated command run this ...

Hi Mbug,,

from an elevated command run this

slmgr.vbs /upk

It will remove the product key from your computer

This does NOT mean you cannot use your machine, it puts it into a grace period...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 9 Hours Ago
Replies: 2
Views: 175
Posted By torchwood
Hi as you've allready managed to import...

Hi

as you've allready managed to import missing files, just a question,
did you follow BOTH of these instructions


copy all *.cat,*.mum files to C:\Windows\Temp\CheckSur\Servicing\Packages...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 9 Hours Ago
Replies: 12
Views: 150
Posted By torchwood
Hi MBug,, i can tell you that the key was...

Hi MBug,,

i can tell you that the key was lifted from a COA sticker, and would be genuine on a factory pre-installed W7 machine, it was taken from.

The reason its gone non-genuine on yours...
Forum: General Discussion 2 Days Ago
Replies: 21
Views: 439
Posted By torchwood
Hi By any chance are you Dual booting,...

Hi

By any chance are you Dual booting, linux??

W7 hates being in 2nd place.

if not run/post the results from this tutorial, provides loads of info

Blue Screen of Death (BSOD) Posting...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 2 Days Ago
Replies: 3
Views: 287
Posted By torchwood
Hi HenriK37. If your using another browser,...

Hi HenriK37.

If your using another browser, LIKE ME, i would just turn IE11 off
Control Panel >> Programs/features > SELECT (top left) turn on/off Windows features

Then UNCHECK IE11 in...
Forum: General Discussion 3 Days Ago
Replies: 9
Views: 302
Posted By torchwood
Hi Bugetboy, got a suggestion for you ...

Hi Bugetboy,

got a suggestion for you

Click on the turn features on/off (top left) on the programs and features panel
select Netframework 3.5, enable HTTP and HTTPS


REBOOT
Forum: General Discussion 4 Days Ago
Replies: 3
Views: 257
Posted By torchwood
Hi TDK, there not MS related, just google...

Hi TDK,

there not MS related, just google Postgre then you'll know if you need it for anything your running.

Roy
Forum: General Discussion 4 Days Ago
Replies: 21
Views: 439
Posted By torchwood
Hi Zangor17, have a look at Paragraph 5 in...

Hi Zangor17,

have a look at Paragraph 5 in this tutorial

Troubleshooting Windows 7 Failure to Boot (https://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials/219533-troubleshooting-windows-7-failure-boot.html)

...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 4 Days Ago
Replies: 7
Views: 667
Posted By torchwood
Hi, you saw the request from Snick, you need...

Hi,

you saw the request from Snick, you need to read post 4 in the tutorial so you can post the log

Based on the fact that SURT only ran for a few minutes looks like its good - post the log...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 5 Days Ago
Replies: 3
Views: 219
Posted By torchwood
Thats the User Profile default, for the primary...

Thats the User Profile default, for the primary user on S-1-5-21-xxxx-xxxx-1000
AND SHOULD NEVER be removed in the registry
Every time you add a User you get 1001 etc

might just be easier to...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 5 Days Ago
Replies: 8
Views: 284
Posted By torchwood
Hi Kay, have looked at that report in more...

Hi Kay,

have looked at that report in more detail, and based on that and what you've said
The install is non-genuine

Based on
Product key type 2 -- Only for Factory OS installed machines...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 6 Days Ago
Replies: 7
Views: 229
Posted By torchwood
Hi NO you now have to open WU and...

Hi

NO

you now have to open WU and check whats available, and either choose to install or hide the updates offered.


Roy
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 6 Days Ago
Replies: 7
Views: 229
Posted By torchwood
Hi jsampson45, You will have to change your...

Hi jsampson45,

You will have to change your Updates settings to Let Me Choose.
Windows Update Settings - Change (https://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials/2797-windows-update-settings-change.html)
...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 6 Days Ago
Replies: 8
Views: 284
Posted By torchwood
Hi DrHardlove, Interesting results ...

Hi DrHardlove,

Interesting results

Your machine seems to be in a confused state
1 part showing as Ultimate another as Enterprise
from what i can find that machine shipped with Vista

so a...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 6 Days Ago
Replies: 2
Views: 150
Posted By torchwood
Hi You appear to be running a non-genuine...

Hi

You appear to be running a non-genuine system
Retail motherboard- MSI, with an Asus OEM product key

Forum rule 4 dictates that no further help can be provided until this is remedied

Roy
Forum: General Discussion 6 Days Ago
Replies: 2
Views: 199
Posted By torchwood
Hi Karen, Forget about the DCom errors there...

Hi Karen,

Forget about the DCom errors there standard, MS fudge.

Suspect Paragon is the problem.
Uninstall it

see how it goes

Most here use Macrium Free
Forum: General Discussion 6 Days Ago
Replies: 18
Views: 326
Posted By torchwood
Suggest you use our sister W10 site as thats what...

Suggest you use our sister W10 site as thats what your running according to the tool


Roy
Forum: General Discussion 6 Days Ago
Replies: 28
Views: 609
Posted By torchwood
Hi I referenced 2 different OS's yours/hers....

Hi

I referenced 2 different OS's yours/hers.

The graphics card details YOU posted Show as 2gb dedicated, thats why i did it in blue, is removed from the total RAM available, your para1 in the...
Forum: General Discussion 1 Week Ago
Replies: 18
Views: 326
Posted By torchwood
if its a Black background on everything sounds...

if its a Black background on everything sounds like its lost its genuine status

run this on it, copy/paste the output from the tool from here
Windows Genuine and Activation Issue Posting...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 1 Week Ago
Replies: 2
Views: 159
Posted By torchwood
Hi Bobby, please post the complete log. ...

Hi Bobby,

please post the complete log.
Screenshots and Files - Upload and Post in Seven Forums (https://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials/9733-screenshots-files-upload-post-seven-forums.html)

The...
Forum: General Discussion 1 Week Ago
Replies: 28
Views: 609
Posted By torchwood
Hi from first post After messing around...

Hi

from first post

After messing around i did get it to go up to 9.96gb usable.
MSI GTX 960 2GB Dedicated



9.96 + 2 for dedicated graphics = 12.
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