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Forum: Hardware & Devices 25 Sep 2011
Replies: 11
Views: 8,114
Posted By castalla
Strange in that Ive never encountered a...

Strange in that Ive never encountered a language-locale conflict like this before!

I wonder if just changing the locale would allow an install? I cant be bothered trying it, though. If it...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 24 Sep 2011
Replies: 11
Views: 8,114
Posted By castalla
Solved

SOLVED!

The solution is:

You must use the driver program for your Windows 7 language-locale setting!

I have Spanish Win 7 and you cannot install the English language version of the driver....
Forum: Installation & Setup 23 Sep 2011
Replies: 16
Views: 23,800
Posted By castalla
Again, thanks.

Again, thanks.
Forum: Installation & Setup 23 Sep 2011
Replies: 16
Views: 23,800
Posted By castalla
Thanks. Read and understood.

Thanks. Read and understood.
Forum: Hardware & Devices 23 Sep 2011
Replies: 11
Views: 8,114
Posted By castalla
Not mixing 32 bit with 64 bit ....

Not mixing 32 bit with 64 bit ....
Forum: Hardware & Devices 22 Sep 2011
Replies: 11
Views: 8,114
Posted By castalla
Thats what Im planning to do. Ive spent...

Thats what Im planning to do. Ive spent houirs trying with Starter 7 - it installed in less than 1 minute on Ultimate!

What a load of rubbish M$ is pushing with this stupid Starter crap - if...
Forum: Installation & Setup 22 Sep 2011
Replies: 16
Views: 23,800
Posted By castalla
Okay - this now becoming more critical! I...

Okay - this now becoming more critical!

I really need to install Ultimate on this PC '- the Starter version is useless! Ive spent hours trying to install a wifi printer without success. I...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 22 Sep 2011
Replies: 11
Views: 8,114
Posted By castalla
Okay. This is definitely a Windows 7 Starter...

Okay.

This is definitely a Windows 7 Starter problem.

I have just successfully installed the printer on a PC running Win 7 Ultimate.

This suggests Starter 7 is even more crippled than even I...
Forum: Installation & Setup 22 Sep 2011
Replies: 16
Views: 23,800
Posted By castalla
The partition pic is attached ...... The...

The partition pic is attached ......


The contents of D seem to be only Android program files - as I said I didnt actually install Android.
Forum: Hardware & Devices 22 Sep 2011
Replies: 11
Views: 8,114
Posted By castalla
Lexmark x4550 wifi printer, Starter 7 - install problems

Ive tried numerous times to install the Lexmark x4550 wifi printer - each time it fails ' reporting unable to create the printer object (?).

The only drivers on the disk seem to be for xp and 2k...
Forum: Installation & Setup 22 Sep 2011
Replies: 16
Views: 23,800
Posted By castalla
Okay ' Ill post a pic tomorrow. Struggling...

Okay ' Ill post a pic tomorrow.

Struggling to install a wifi ptinter at the moment!
Forum: Installation & Setup 22 Sep 2011
Replies: 16
Views: 23,800
Posted By castalla
When Ive done a dual boot before Ive always...

When Ive done a dual boot before Ive always resized the original C disk and then created a new partition, and then installing to the new partition.

Are you saying I dont need to do this?
...
Forum: Installation & Setup 22 Sep 2011
Replies: 16
Views: 23,800
Posted By castalla
Oh'oh ... this looks a bit more complicated than...

Oh'oh ... this looks a bit more complicated than I first thought.

Looking at the partions again, there are actually 4, as follows:

PQSERVICE (none) (primary)
D (none) (primary)
SYSTEM...
Forum: Installation & Setup 22 Sep 2011
Replies: 16
Views: 23,800
Posted By castalla
Thanks! Given these netbooks don't have CD...

Thanks!

Given these netbooks don't have CD drives, etc. how do I create a recovery disk?

Is it made to a usb stick?
Forum: Installation & Setup 22 Sep 2011
Replies: 16
Views: 23,800
Posted By castalla
Acer Aspire One D255 - removing Android and installing a second Win

I just acquired this Acer - it installs Win 7 Starter on startup. I refused the Android install.

I checked the partitions - there's one with the Acer recovery data. C partion has Win7, and D has...
Forum: Network & Sharing 19 Jan 2011
Replies: 34
Views: 270,647
Posted By castalla
Shares login problem

I have a very specific problem.

I have win7 shares working 100% with most devices - eg. other PCs (Vista), an Android file viewer, etc. These all have 'everyone' access and no passwords.

One...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 13 Jan 2009
Replies: 11
Views: 4,616
Posted By castalla
Sort of suggests that there WERE differences...

Sort of suggests that there WERE differences between the unofficial and official releases.
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 13 Jan 2009
Replies: 11
Views: 4,616
Posted By castalla
Installed the 'official' .iso - Update problems...

Installed the 'official' .iso - Update problems have disappeared.

Cheers
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 11 Jan 2009
Replies: 11
Views: 4,616
Posted By castalla
Will do. Cheers ...

Will do. Cheers ...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 11 Jan 2009
Replies: 11
Views: 4,616
Posted By castalla
Okay - I'm downloading the 'official' release now...

Okay - I'm downloading the 'official' release now - probably tomorrow before I can get it up and running again. Thanks for your replies.
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 11 Jan 2009
Replies: 11
Views: 4,616
Posted By castalla
It's the beta release. No patches applied. ...

It's the beta release.

No patches applied. But I am using the 'pre-released' beta.

If I reinstall using the actual beta, will the key I have work?
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 11 Jan 2009
Replies: 11
Views: 4,616
Posted By castalla
Windows Update returns errors

Almost every time I've done a Windows Update check I get an error - either the windows servers aren't in the firewall exclusions or the time isn't syncronised between my PC and the update servers. ...
Forum: News 09 Jan 2009
Replies: 799
Views: 166,022
Posted By castalla
Thanks, Duderino - the instructions in your...

Thanks, Duderino - the instructions in your latest post worked! Thank goodness - I can get some sleep now! Activated and running Win7 in VMware Player.
Forum: News 09 Jan 2009
Replies: 799
Views: 166,022
Posted By castalla
I'm going mad with this - I've been at this since...

I'm going mad with this - I've been at this since 9am GMT ... all I get with the special instructions is a message saying 'Thanks for your interest in the Windows 7 Beta.....' ... I logged in with...
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