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Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 15 Aug 2015
Replies: 61
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Posted By Cetus35
Hi alsochuckles, Good luck with getting an...

Hi alsochuckles,

Good luck with getting an updated BIOS.

The huge majority of posts I've seen by people that installed a 'new BIOS update' to fix their problem are saying that it just makes the...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 15 Aug 2015
Replies: 61
Views: 65,970
Posted By Cetus35
Hi ThrashZone, What you said is pretty well...

Hi ThrashZone,

What you said is pretty well a summary of this whole thread. Yes, Windows 10 DOES load that 'update' (which is no longer an 'update' in Windows 10, it's built in) and no, you can...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 15 Aug 2015
Replies: 61
Views: 65,970
Posted By Cetus35
Because 90% of the time it works? I'm just...

Because 90% of the time it works? I'm just saying..

I never have had to remove an overclock (before now) to install an OS and I've installed a few in my day.

If you are really, really pushing...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 15 Aug 2015
Replies: 61
Views: 65,970
Posted By Cetus35
I have already read the work around and I would...

I have already read the work around and I would not do such a work around if it was my computer.

Who knows what problems one will encounter down the road.
Of course one can do with their computer...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 15 Aug 2015
Replies: 61
Views: 65,970
Posted By Cetus35
Hi GoneToPlaid, I also have an NVIDIA card...

Hi GoneToPlaid,

I also have an NVIDIA card (GTX 650) and my BIOS defaults to 100MHz and I have never changed it but this doesn't seem to be the cause of any of the problems mentioned in this...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 15 Aug 2015
Replies: 61
Views: 65,970
Posted By Cetus35
Hi kanzy, I made a post above on how to...

Hi kanzy,
I made a post above on how to successfully install Windows 10. Disable so there is only 1 core running, install Windows 10, rename or delete C:\Windows\System32\mcupdate_GenuineIntel.dll,...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 04 Aug 2015
Replies: 61
Views: 65,970
Posted By Cetus35
No, this win7 update has nothing to do with the...

No, this win7 update has nothing to do with the success or failure of installing win10. Win10 seems to have the same library that causes the crash, regardless. You could try setting your number of...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 03 Aug 2015
Replies: 61
Views: 65,970
Posted By Cetus35
[SOLVED] Windows 10 will not install on a system with a G3258 CPU

Hi all,

I've found a 'solution' (until Intel and Microsoft get off their a** and fix it) and it's amazingly simple, no registry editing, waiting for a BIOS update, changing Windows settings to...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 01 Aug 2015
Replies: 61
Views: 65,970
Posted By Cetus35
I knew it! As you can see from my previous...

I knew it!

As you can see from my previous posts I have predicted the the freaking Update KB3064209 update would cause problems in the 'future' (which is now).

I say cause problems in the...
Forum: System Security 27 Jul 2015
Replies: 1
Views: 835
Posted By Cetus35
A comprehensive list of all Windows 7 history locations

Hi all,

This may seem like a conspiracy theorist post or paranoia out of control but I assure you it's not.

It's a quest for the ultimate privacy. A lot of people say that "If you have ...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 24 Jul 2015
Replies: 61
Views: 65,970
Posted By Cetus35
Hi all, @ Tone Ranger "Found a fix, at...

Hi all,

@ Tone Ranger
"Found a fix, at least on the MSI Z97 PC-Mate MOBO. ... After successfully completing the flash [BIOS update], it rebooted, and Eureka! Windows came back."

I thought an...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 12 Jul 2015
Replies: 61
Views: 65,970
Posted By Cetus35
@ jewishnigra I apologize for misquoting...

@ jewishnigra

I apologize for misquoting you. It won't happen again.

However, I at least partially stand behind my paraphrasing because although you didn't say word for word "Ok I have it...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 11 Jul 2015
Replies: 61
Views: 65,970
Posted By Cetus35
@ jewishnigra Since you're the one and only...

@ jewishnigra

Since you're the one and only person here who says they have successfully installed the KB3064209 (Intel microcode update) with an Intel G3258 processor, it sure would be very handy...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 01 Jul 2015
Replies: 1
Views: 1,042
Posted By Cetus35
G3258 Pentium processor, Intel HD Graphics, and Z87 motherboard help

Hi all,

As the title says, my question is regarding the use of a combination of the G3258 Intel Pentium processor with Intel HD Graphics and a Z87 motherboard.

The problem is that I can't get...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 22 Jun 2015
Replies: 61
Views: 65,970
Posted By Cetus35
Hi SevenDS, An update: For an unrelated...

Hi SevenDS,

An update: For an unrelated reason, I had to use an Acronis True Image backup to kick my Windows install back a couple of months. It was a pretty bare install at the time of the...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 19 Jun 2015
Replies: 61
Views: 65,970
Posted By Cetus35
@jrnjrn Hi, I'd like to just quickly...

@jrnjrn

Hi,

I'd like to just quickly note that where you described the reboot is exactly the same place mine occurs.

1) It displays the 'Starting Windows' screen then reboots at the animated...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 18 Jun 2015
Replies: 61
Views: 65,970
Posted By Cetus35
Recent Windows Update KB3064209 causes Windows 7 to not boot

[This thread is now marked SOLVED due to an effective workaround being found that allows Windows 10 to be installed on a system with a G3258 CPU.]

This thread originally addressed the Windows 7...
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