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Forum: General Discussion 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 20
Views: 2,866
Posted By tjg79
I don't think that's the case for all types of...

I don't think that's the case for all types of drivers. Microsoft included compatibility drivers for older hardware with Win 10, but not all those drivers performed like correct drivers and some...
Forum: General Discussion 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 20
Views: 2,866
Posted By tjg79
As with any new program, if it doesn't state that...

As with any new program, if it doesn't state that it's compatible with your current OS, then it's likely not compatible. You've got to consider the program's system requirements.


It's the same...
Forum: General Discussion 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 20
Views: 2,866
Posted By tjg79
After the end of support date, I wouldn't expect...

After the end of support date, I wouldn't expect any new game to be backwards compatible with Win 7. If it happens to be compatible with 8.1, it might work, but consider yourself lucky if it does.
Forum: General Discussion 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 20
Views: 2,866
Posted By tjg79
Thanks for that link. One of my problems...

Thanks for that link.


One of my problems with Win 10 was drivers for my vintage Intel DX58SO motherboard. I couldn't find drivers for all the embedded features such as the Intel Rapid Storage...
Forum: General Discussion 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 20
Views: 2,866
Posted By tjg79
I tried Windows 10 during the free upgrade period...

I tried Windows 10 during the free upgrade period and hated it. I went back to Windows 7. Now, I'm looking for a Windows alternative for the upcoming end-of-life for Windows 7.


I don't think...
Forum: General Discussion 11 Jan 2019
Replies: 2
Views: 713
Posted By tjg79
Device manager is good; no indications of driver...

Device manager is good; no indications of driver problems. I checked a few of the keyboard drivers and attempted to update them, but the system indicated that the best drivers were already installed....
Forum: General Discussion 11 Jan 2019
Replies: 2
Views: 713
Posted By tjg79
Space-bar Not Working

Hello Forum,


I've started having a problem with my keyboard space-bar. It's an intermittent problem that seems to occur every couple of days. I'll be typing something and notice that my...
Forum: Network & Sharing 25 Nov 2018
Replies: 9
Views: 802
Posted By tjg79
Wi-Fi Direct works on desktops as well. It...

Wi-Fi Direct works on desktops as well. It connected to my DSL modem. However, as I indicated above, I don't like to use it, because I don't use wireless to network my desktop to the internet. Wi-Fi...
Forum: Network & Sharing 25 Nov 2018
Replies: 9
Views: 802
Posted By tjg79
Yes, my HP Photosmart 7520 has Wi-Fi Direct and...

Yes, my HP Photosmart 7520 has Wi-Fi Direct and Wireless. My Wi-Fi Direct is connected to my DSL Modem wireless feature. Wi-Fi Direct communicates with the PC through the DSL modem. However, my...
Forum: Network & Sharing 24 Nov 2018
Replies: 9
Views: 802
Posted By tjg79
I still get the box to input the Network Security...

I still get the box to input the Network Security Key.
Forum: Network & Sharing 24 Nov 2018
Replies: 9
Views: 802
Posted By tjg79
I've done that many times. I've removed the...

I've done that many times. I've removed the network and added it again with no success. I've simplified the network security key to only eight characters with no success.
Forum: Network & Sharing 23 Nov 2018
Replies: 9
Views: 802
Posted By tjg79
Network Security Key Mismatch

My system has a wireless adapter that uses the Ralink software. I added a new printer and I haven't been able to establish a wireless connection. When I attempt to connect, I get prompted for the...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 28 Oct 2017
Replies: 4
Views: 2,430
Posted By tjg79
The only fix is a System Restore to before the...

The only fix is a System Restore to before the problem optional update, KB4041686, was installed. Then, don't install this problem update. To increase the odds of a successful System Restore, use...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 23 Oct 2017
Replies: 4
Views: 2,430
Posted By tjg79
SFC detects corrupted files again after KB4041686

In my previous thread, I reported SFC /SCANNOW corrupted files after installing KB4042076 and KB4041686. I resolved the issue by effectively removing these optional Windows Updates. However, after...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 23 Oct 2017
Replies: 6
Views: 1,020
Posted By tjg79
Well, the issue is resolved, but I'm not sure...

Well, the issue is resolved, but I'm not sure why. Since it was an issue that appeared to be related to the Windows Update, I called Microsoft and the tech rep's solution was to run sfc /scannow and...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 23 Oct 2017
Replies: 6
Views: 1,020
Posted By tjg79
OK, here's a better CBS file. The previous one I...

OK, here's a better CBS file. The previous one I posted didn't include the latest run, because I failed to refresh the folder before I copied the file. This one has a bit more information.

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Forum: Performance & Maintenance 23 Oct 2017
Replies: 6
Views: 1,020
Posted By tjg79
OK, after running KB947821 and rebooting, I get...

OK, after running KB947821 and rebooting, I get the same result. Attached are the CBS and SURT details.

Do you have a fix? The last time this happened, I ended up reloading the OS.

Regards
...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 23 Oct 2017
Replies: 6
Views: 1,020
Posted By tjg79
Hi Roy, Thanks for the quick reply. While I...

Hi Roy,

Thanks for the quick reply. While I was waiting for a reply, I rebooted and then ran the SFC again with the same results. First run I get the indication that it fixed the corrupted files,...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 23 Oct 2017
Replies: 6
Views: 1,020
Posted By tjg79
SFC - Windows Resource Protection found corrupt files

Hi, I just installed the latest updates and performed a clean install of the NVIDA driver package and now I'm having issues with the System File Checker. Attached are the screenshots. Has anyone else...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 14 Jul 2017
Replies: 7
Views: 2,475
Posted By tjg79
I tried it both ways and I don't see any...

I tried it both ways and I don't see any differences.
Forum: Hardware & Devices 14 Jul 2017
Replies: 7
Views: 2,475
Posted By tjg79
The attached screen shots are for the first...

The attached screen shots are for the first duplicate driver listed. They appear to be identical.

399838 399839
Forum: Hardware & Devices 14 Jul 2017
Replies: 7
Views: 2,475
Posted By tjg79
Hi, thanks for the reply. They all appear...

Hi, thanks for the reply.

They all appear to be identical in the property details.
Forum: Hardware & Devices 14 Jul 2017
Replies: 7
Views: 2,475
Posted By tjg79
Does anyone have a solution for these duplicate...

Does anyone have a solution for these duplicate device manager entries? Regards
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 12 Oct 2016
Replies: 2
Views: 2,700
Posted By tjg79
I don't know if I'm involved in the WCEIP. ...

I don't know if I'm involved in the WCEIP.

There were about seven optional updates that I hid, because they were related to the "Get Windows 10 Now" upgrade. Occasionally, they would appear as...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 12 Oct 2016
Replies: 2
Views: 2,700
Posted By tjg79
Update for Windows 7 for x64-based Systems (KB2952664)

Is this optional update good to install? I hid this update when it had the GWX feature.

Regards
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