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Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 1 Week Ago
Replies: 2
Views: 216
Posted By torchwood
Hi Cloa, unless you live in South Sudan,...

Hi Cloa,

unless you live in South Sudan, hide the update

Windows Update Settings - Change (https://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials/2797-windows-update-settings-change.html)

Roy
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 1 Week Ago
Replies: 4
Views: 248
Posted By torchwood
Hi Mike, dont know what version was...

Hi Mike,

dont know what version was installed on those company machines, but can tell you a couple of things

1) Allmost all PRO and above versions of W10 provided by Major OEM's came with...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 1 Week Ago
Replies: 5
Views: 289
Posted By torchwood
Hi Jak, Ranger4 is correct, you are trying...

Hi Jak,

Ranger4 is correct, you are trying to use an HP key.

it appears that the machine was originally shipped wth Vista, there is NO W7 marker key present within the BIOS, part of the reason...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 11 Jul 2018
Replies: 28
Views: 2,641
Posted By torchwood
Hi Betterdays, leave it uninstalled for the...

Hi Betterdays,

leave it uninstalled for the time being, until we get sorted.

That Key is NOT an example, its the factory installed key for ALL HP W7 PRO computers.
(currently on your machine...
Forum: Software 11 Jul 2018
Replies: 2
Views: 636
Posted By torchwood
Hi April, just Whitelist the port in Comodo,...

Hi April,

just Whitelist the port in Comodo,
Whitelist Firewall | Know How to use Comodo Whitelist Firewall (https://securebox.comodo.com/whitelist-firewall)


As for it failing at 99%,...
Forum: General Discussion 11 Jul 2018
Replies: 51
Views: 14,543
Posted By torchwood
Hi Bjc1992, not sure if SIW2's PM gave you...

Hi Bjc1992,

not sure if SIW2's PM gave you an iso download file or not so here's another,
...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 11 Jul 2018
Replies: 28
Views: 2,641
Posted By torchwood
Hi Betterdays, follow this link, Norton...

Hi Betterdays,

follow this link, Norton Uninstaller, use in SAFE mode please.

Uninstall and Reinstall Norton product using the Norton Remove and Reinstall tool...
Forum: General Discussion 09 Jul 2018
Replies: 51
Views: 14,543
Posted By torchwood
Hi if Avast is experiencing problems then...

Hi

if Avast is experiencing problems then your comp will slow down.
Its likely churning away trying to fix its self, could be file corruption or malware

Before you run the clean install...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 09 Jul 2018
Replies: 6
Views: 742
Posted By torchwood
Hi take it your dual booting, its possible...

Hi

take it your dual booting, its possible the Easeus bootloader is causing the problem.
Oldest windows OS first, so w7 - w8 - other.


Roy
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 09 Jul 2018
Replies: 28
Views: 2,641
Posted By torchwood
Hi Betterdays, please do the following in...

Hi Betterdays,

please do the following in order

check the time on your comp if its incorrect - reset perform update check
if the above succeeds NO further actions below will be required
...
Forum: Installation & Setup 07 Jul 2018
Replies: 27
Views: 2,041
Posted By torchwood
please post the complete results. ...

please post the complete results.

Activated/Genuine and not registered are 2 Different things in MS eye's, the Blue genuine logo ONLY shows it as being genuine the other part of it, even with the...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 07 Jul 2018
Replies: 28
Views: 2,641
Posted By torchwood
Hi please rerun the tool. REMOVE Norton,...

Hi

please rerun the tool.
REMOVE Norton, try updatng
The GUID update SUID reference is non standard
ARE you running behind a proxy/vpn if so remove that as well

Roy
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 07 Jul 2018
Replies: 28
Views: 2,641
Posted By torchwood
Hi please install KB971033, The...

Hi

please install KB971033,


The output confirms it's why your getting the failures

Roy
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 07 Jul 2018
Replies: 28
Views: 2,641
Posted By torchwood
Hi in that case, please remove Norton. ...

Hi

in that case, please remove Norton.

see what happens
(is Norton the PAID for version)

Roy
Forum: Installation & Setup 07 Jul 2018
Replies: 27
Views: 2,041
Posted By torchwood
AND FOR THE SECOND TIME run the tool, post...

AND FOR THE SECOND TIME

run the tool, post the output, install KB971033

Roy
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 07 Jul 2018
Replies: 1
Views: 521
Posted By torchwood
Hi MS has been trying to force W10 for users...

Hi

MS has been trying to force W10 for users with newer cpu's, Kabylake onwards, by restricting updates on older OS's.
have a look at this thread
Trying to install Win7 on a Kaby Lake processor ...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 07 Jul 2018
Replies: 28
Views: 2,641
Posted By torchwood
Hi Betterdays, Certainly looks like its a...

Hi Betterdays,

Certainly looks like its a connection problem, CBS/SURT logs are both clean.


Please reset to default the following

Internet Options - via control panel, Advanced tab...
Forum: Installation & Setup 07 Jul 2018
Replies: 27
Views: 2,041
Posted By torchwood
Hi FMW, i suspect its licenced but NOT...

Hi FMW,

i suspect its licenced but NOT activated, hence the pop-up

standard fix install KB971033

run this tool

http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkID=52012
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 05 Jul 2018
Replies: 47
Views: 7,039
Posted By torchwood
Hi Loui, Snicks fix, revised to include...

Hi Loui,

Snicks fix, revised to include Servicing in the path, MUST be on the desktop BEFORE running Surt, it will automatically include it as it designed this way
(remove the old one)

Would...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 05 Jul 2018
Replies: 47
Views: 7,039
Posted By torchwood
Hi Loui, no - it didnt complete, screenshot...

Hi Loui,

no - it didnt complete, screenshot showing ready for next command


not sure why Snicks fix failed, its pretty standard

ah - found the problem path incorrect missing
...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 05 Jul 2018
Replies: 47
Views: 7,039
Posted By torchwood
Hi Loui, have you used the MS inbuilt disk...

Hi Loui,

have you used the MS inbuilt disk cleanup tool since installing SP1 ??

Unfortunately if you have then the uninstall of SP1(kb976932) will fail


Roy
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 04 Jul 2018
Replies: 1
Views: 650
Posted By torchwood
Hi Shannon, looking at the BSOD logs, the...

Hi Shannon,

looking at the BSOD logs, the lack of info is pushing me more towards a malware infecton.

The only item in the startup log - GrpConv, grpconv -o
has been known to be a rootkit

...
Forum: Backup and Restore 03 Jul 2018
Replies: 2
Views: 766
Posted By torchwood
Hi Shark, have a read of this tutorial,...

Hi Shark,

have a read of this tutorial, should get you going.

Bootmgr is missing - Fix - Windows 7 Help Forums...
Forum: Software 03 Jul 2018
Replies: 2
Views: 745
Posted By torchwood
Hi James, Which device are you trying to...

Hi James,

Which device are you trying to troubleshoot.


Roy
Forum: Installation & Setup 03 Jul 2018
Replies: 24
Views: 1,810
Posted By torchwood
Hi Arcadian, W7 Home premium SP1 OEM can be...

Hi Arcadian,

W7 Home premium SP1 OEM can be downloaded from Heidoc.
just to make life easier link below is ONLY valid for 24 hrs, 3.30 tomorrow
Download it to your desktop -...
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