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Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 57 Minutes Ago
Replies: 8
Views: 179
Posted By torchwood
Hi Steve, If the statement i made in my last...

Hi Steve,

If the statement i made in my last post is correct,
SLIC _ASUS_ Notebook
(certainly should not appear on a desktop)
This entry confirms that an activation exploit is present

POST...
Forum: Installation & Setup 3 Hours Ago
Replies: 8
Views: 160
Posted By torchwood
Hi Yuval,, The product key you are trying to...

Hi Yuval,,

The product key you are trying to use is for a Factory built computer.
This also requires the presence of a SLIC table, which they would have inserted, yours does not have it.

The...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 13 Hours Ago
Replies: 8
Views: 179
Posted By torchwood
Hi 55Trucker, An OEM computer will come...

Hi 55Trucker,

An OEM computer will come "complete" from one of the major suppliers, Dell/Acer/Asus/etc.

A custom built model is made up from components from different companies, like yours.
...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 16 Hours Ago
Replies: 8
Views: 179
Posted By torchwood
Hi 55Trucker, please post the complete...

Hi 55Trucker,

please post the complete report.

looking at the partial report AND based on your comments, the install is non-genuine

File Scan Data-->
File Mismatch:...
Forum: Installation & Setup 16 Hours Ago
Replies: 8
Views: 160
Posted By torchwood
Hi Yuval, follow this, full instructions on...

Hi Yuval,

follow this, full instructions on how to post it.



Windows Genuine and Activation Issue Posting Instructions - Windows 7 Help Forums...
Forum: Installation & Setup 22 Hours Ago
Replies: 8
Views: 160
Posted By torchwood
hi run this tool, copy/paste the output ...

hi

run this tool, copy/paste the output

http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkID=52012

Roy
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 23 Hours Ago
Replies: 8
Views: 179
Posted By torchwood
Hi 55Trucker, run this, post the output ...

Hi 55Trucker,

run this, post the output

http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkID=52012

Roy
Forum: Installation & Setup 23 Hours Ago
Replies: 3
Views: 134
Posted By torchwood
have a look here Log On Screen - Change -...

have a look here

Log On Screen - Change - Windows 7 Help Forums...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 2 Days Ago
Replies: 5
Views: 134
Posted By torchwood
Suspect you have different processors on those...

Suspect you have different processors on those machines.

That KB is Spectre/meltdown patch so it will only be valid for specific CPU's.

Roy
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 2 Days Ago
Replies: 1
Views: 146
Posted By torchwood
Hi XP, Well looking at that report seems...

Hi XP,

Well looking at that report
seems like WAT is confusing itself:confused:

The top 2 lines state its genuine
Validation Code: 0
Cached Online Validation Code: 0x0

Futher down its...
Forum: Drivers 15 Mar 2018
Replies: 6
Views: 1,067
Posted By torchwood
Hi Magnakai, try Easybcd >> Advanced Options...

Hi Magnakai,

try Easybcd >> Advanced Options >> dissable driver signing

Roy
Forum: Software 15 Mar 2018
Replies: 6
Views: 469
Posted By torchwood
Hi from an elevated command mode please run ...

Hi

from an elevated command mode please run

sfc /scannow


Hopefully it will re-install the missing Settings, gear, option.

Roy
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 15 Mar 2018
Replies: 1
Views: 351
Posted By torchwood
Hi Warmbells. Yep MS wants to kick Kaby Lake...

Hi Warmbells.

Yep MS wants to kick Kaby Lake processors off of W7.

There is a work around however,

I get pop-up with i7-4930k processor? - Windows 7 Help Forums...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 15 Mar 2018
Replies: 7
Views: 1,082
Posted By torchwood
Hi Dorkulon, Its been withheld from some...

Hi Dorkulon,

Its been withheld from some computers, see here

March 13, 2018 - KB4088878 (Security-only update) Windows 7 - Windows 7 Help Forums...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 15 Mar 2018
Replies: 2
Views: 347
Posted By torchwood
Hi UnclBrawl, Samuria is partly correct, you...

Hi UnclBrawl,

Samuria is partly correct, you are using a MAK key - these are sold to companies.
mainly, but not entirely, for users whose computers did NOT have a SLIC table present,

(MAK...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 12 Mar 2018
Replies: 10
Views: 532
Posted By torchwood
Hi Marie, can you post the Checksur log, and...

Hi Marie,

can you post the Checksur log, and your CBS log.

wouldnt hurt to run the BSOD tool either, actually provides a fair bit of info.

and going even deeper Farbar - FRST

Blue Screen...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 12 Mar 2018
Replies: 3
Views: 373
Posted By torchwood
Hi Scott, Due to the changes made by MS...

Hi Scott,

Due to the changes made by MS Updates are rolled out monthly
2nd Tuesday of the month.

Cant understand why CCleaner wont run until its hidden!!

Roy
Forum: Browsers & Mail 11 Mar 2018
Replies: 10
Views: 532
Posted By torchwood
Hi Marie, if the error appeared with only...

Hi Marie,

if the error appeared with only Windows Defender installed then the >>OS<< install was corrupt
BUT you wrote now i've installed MSE and got the error ???
Installing Microsoft Security...
Forum: Customization 11 Mar 2018
Replies: 1
Views: 492
Posted By torchwood
Hi Groze, The screensaver kicks in at...

Hi Groze,

The screensaver kicks in at different times IF your running more than one theme.
I've got 4, each requires its own group of settings via Personalize...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 11 Mar 2018
Replies: 10
Views: 532
Posted By torchwood
Hi Marie, thats usually an unregistered .dll...

Hi Marie,

thats usually an unregistered .dll message

As this is an additional program, (MSE), WD is the base AV, uninstall it and re-install.

After thiis please run the 2 standard fix tools...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 11 Mar 2018
Replies: 2
Views: 330
Posted By torchwood
Hi Brandon, can you post the additional...

Hi Brandon,

can you post the additional data from here please
Blue Screen of Death (BSOD) Posting Instructions - Windows 7 Help Forums...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 11 Mar 2018
Replies: 1
Views: 283
Posted By torchwood
Hi Randy, please post the Checksur log, from...

Hi Randy,

please post the Checksur log, from the readyness tool and the latest CBS log.

FYI that error code relates to permissions, very odd that it only affects recommended/optional


Roy
...
Forum: General Discussion 11 Mar 2018
Replies: 2
Views: 470
Posted By torchwood
Hi John, sounds like the user profile for...

Hi John,

sounds like the user profile for user X is corrupt.

create a new user and delete the old one

Roy
Forum: Graphic Cards 11 Mar 2018
Replies: 2
Views: 734
Posted By torchwood
Hi Bornloser, The latest driver is NOT...

Hi Bornloser,

The latest driver is NOT allways the best, try an earlier version.
It would help if we knew what model the card is


Roy
Forum: Browsers & Mail 11 Mar 2018
Replies: 8
Views: 487
Posted By torchwood
If i was you download IE11, then your linux...

If i was you

download IE11, then your linux distro will work, suspect its due to SMB1 certificate block, used by IE8/9/10 as standard, there were updates for IE11 to use SMB2.

Once installed...
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