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Forum: General Discussion 16 May 2017
Replies: 2
Views: 1,347
Posted By townsbg
I'm not sure if this will work but try removing...

I'm not sure if this will work but try removing the patch listed here. Windows 7 8.1 Unsupported Hardware Update Error Gets Fix For Kaby Lake, Bristol Ridge CPUs...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 06 May 2017
Replies: 23
Views: 6,127
Posted By townsbg
That is correct however group policy can be...

That is correct however group policy can be applied locally without using a server. However on the home versions you have to use registry entries rather than group policy editor. It is still possible...
Forum: Microsoft Office 05 May 2017
Replies: 3
Views: 1,935
Posted By townsbg
Not sure if it would help with performance but...

Not sure if it would help with performance but you could break up your email into separate archives.
Forum: Network & Sharing 03 May 2017
Replies: 8
Views: 1,697
Posted By townsbg
Do you have your server set as a proxy server? If...

Do you have your server set as a proxy server? If not and the client is configured for it then that is why they cannot access the internet. Check the internet settings from IE. How to Disable Proxy...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 02 May 2017
Replies: 23
Views: 6,127
Posted By townsbg
I was hoping that command would force windows to...

I was hoping that command would force windows to pull from local group policy rather than domain policy. From start menu type in gpedit.msc to open group policy editor. In the window that opens...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 01 May 2017
Replies: 23
Views: 6,127
Posted By townsbg
windows 7 - Removing a computer from the domain -...

windows 7 - Removing a computer from the domain - Server Fault (https://serverfault.com/questions/699590/removing-a-computer-from-the-domain)

It is important that you have at least one account...
Forum: Media Center 30 Apr 2017
Replies: 2
Views: 2,329
Posted By townsbg
We can't help with illegal downloading of music...

We can't help with illegal downloading of music or videos.
Forum: Hardware & Devices 29 Apr 2017
Replies: 8
Views: 1,849
Posted By townsbg
According to Wikipedia the max speed for USB 3 is...

According to Wikipedia the max speed for USB 3 is 5 gbps where as sata 3 the max speed is 6 so they are close.
USB 3.0 - Wikipedia (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/USB_3.0)
Serial ATA - Wikipedia...
Forum: System Security 12 Mar 2017
Replies: 81
Views: 826,853
Posted By townsbg
You tried to look for it under the users...

You tried to look for it under the users directory.
Forum: General Discussion 08 Mar 2017
Replies: 12
Views: 2,277
Posted By townsbg
Something might be using it. Try booting into...

Something might be using it. Try booting into safe mode.
Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking 04 Mar 2017
Replies: 10
Views: 6,444
Posted By townsbg
Is your copy of 7 OEM or retail? If it is OEM you...

Is your copy of 7 OEM or retail? If it is OEM you won't be able to put it on another computer and essentially putting it on a new motherboard is putting it on another computer. You will have to...
Forum: Graphic Cards 03 Mar 2017
Replies: 5
Views: 922
Posted By townsbg
Windows 7 likely already has version 11 installed...

Windows 7 likely already has version 11 installed in which case you need to or be able to install 10. From the start menu type in dxdiag. Click on the button save all information and upload the file...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 01 Mar 2017
Replies: 23
Views: 5,436
Posted By townsbg
Windows really needs to be installed on the...

Windows really needs to be installed on the system it will be running on or one of the same model. Otherwise you could run into stability issues.
Forum: Browsers & Mail 20 Feb 2017
Replies: 10
Views: 4,132
Posted By townsbg
Right click on each entry and select open file...

Right click on each entry and select open file location. If either doesn't open up the file in the firefox folder then you have a problem. Otherwise there could be numerous reasons why there is a...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 20 Feb 2017
Replies: 7
Views: 624
Posted By townsbg
Just a suggestion but check which direction the...

Just a suggestion but check which direction the air is flowing before removing the fan because when you put it back (or a replacement) it will need to be blowing air in the same direction. Other than...
Forum: Sound & Audio 20 Feb 2017
Replies: 3
Views: 1,193
Posted By townsbg
Did you verify that your device is compatible...

Did you verify that your device is compatible with 7? As much as we might want to hold on to 7 newer hardware might not be compatible with it especially if there aren't manufacturer's drivers.
Forum: Hardware & Devices 09 Feb 2017
Replies: 1
Views: 792
Posted By townsbg
4 Solutions to Restore Missing or Disappeared...

4 Solutions to Restore Missing or Disappeared Safely Remove Hardware Icon • Raymond.CC (https://www.raymond.cc/blog/restore-missing-or-disappeared-safely-remove-hardware-icon/)

FYI it is not a...
Forum: Music, Pictures & Video 07 Feb 2017
Replies: 9
Views: 2,677
Posted By townsbg
That is just the SDK. Does it actually the...

That is just the SDK. Does it actually the player. If I remember right it is installed through add/remove features so Windows doesn't need a download.
Forum: Music, Pictures & Video 06 Feb 2017
Replies: 9
Views: 2,677
Posted By townsbg
This is probably because it isn't designed for 7...

This is probably because it isn't designed for 7 and setting file defaults is something that the OS does. If it doesn't recognize WMP9 then you can't set it as the default. When installed WMP is...
Forum: Music, Pictures & Video 05 Feb 2017
Replies: 9
Views: 2,677
Posted By townsbg
WMP 9 isn't available for 7. Why not use...

WMP 9 isn't available for 7. Why not use 12?:confused: 9 is 14 years old and not designed for anything higher than XP. Due to the significant differences in the OS's I'm not surprised that it isn't...
Forum: Network & Sharing 28 Jan 2017
Replies: 6
Views: 1,030
Posted By townsbg
I'm glad that you where able to figure it out.

I'm glad that you where able to figure it out.
Forum: Network & Sharing 27 Jan 2017
Replies: 6
Views: 1,030
Posted By townsbg
what about f9 and the fn key?

what about f9 and the fn key?
Forum: Network & Sharing 26 Jan 2017
Replies: 6
Views: 1,030
Posted By townsbg
There should be an function key with some kind of...

There should be an function key with some kind of wifi symbol on it. You will need to hit that key with the FN key at the same time to enable wifi. Look at the keys carefully. Without an more...
Forum: General Discussion 26 Jan 2017
Replies: 3
Views: 931
Posted By townsbg
File systems are essentially built on a database...

File systems are essentially built on a database and as such Windows can arrange based on multiple properties such as name, date, or file type but you can't just specify a display order without...
Forum: Network & Sharing 26 Jan 2017
Replies: 52
Views: 3,731
Posted By townsbg
It's quite likely that Windows already has the...

It's quite likely that Windows already has the drivers built in. Vista and higher have a lot more native drivers than XP. Windows will grab the appropriate one and install it. You would probably have...
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