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Forum: Performance & Maintenance 1 Day Ago
Replies: 5
Views: 301
Posted By torchwood
Hi Zinger, YEP your C drive is way to SMALL....

Hi Zinger,

YEP your C drive is way to SMALL.
IF its the same machine you posted about last year its time to move data and reset your C/E drives options.
Have a read of this tutorial
Hard Disk...
Forum: General Discussion 2 Days Ago
Replies: 2
Views: 347
Posted By torchwood
Get W10 (HDD) keep W7 (SSD)

Lately i've heard rumours that the get W10 "Free" upgrade option will end 31/12/2017,
and before the argumements start YES you can, even tho the original offer expired a while back.
(i assume...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 2 Days Ago
Replies: 6
Views: 209
Posted By torchwood
If it was on that date YES. Im actually more...

If it was on that date YES.

Im actually more concerned that you might have a power problem, thats why i handed back to the BSOD lads the dumps will provide more info.


Roy
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 2 Days Ago
Replies: 2
Views: 199
Posted By torchwood
Hi Your AV and the Vietnamese keyboard...

Hi

Your AV and the Vietnamese keyboard driver and known to be incompatible, please remove Avast.

Would you also run this tool copy/paste the ouput,


...
Forum: General Discussion 2 Days Ago
Replies: 10
Views: 696
Posted By torchwood
Hi this tutorial shows you how to log in as...

Hi

this tutorial shows you how to log in as administrator
Safe Mode - Windows 7 Help Forums (https://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials/69585-safe-mode.html)

If that fails then you could either...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 2 Days Ago
Replies: 6
Views: 209
Posted By torchwood
Hi Shawn, FROM the event logs The...

Hi Shawn,

FROM the event logs

The install/repair on 19/10 does not seem to have gone well.
There are a number of drivers and program files that were only partially installed.
This may have...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 2 Days Ago
Replies: 3
Views: 155
Posted By torchwood
Hi direct from Asus ...

Hi

direct from Asus
http://dlcdnet.asus.com/pub/ASUS/nb/Drivers/Bluetooth/Bluetooth_Atheros_Win7_64_Z740150.zip?_ga=2.223729106.811789012.1512752673-1573090266.1511824669

Roy
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 2 Days Ago
Replies: 10
Views: 669
Posted By torchwood
Hi KeithUK, You also have to turn OFF the...

Hi KeithUK,

You also have to turn OFF the Windows Time service.

Anyway as you stated its not exactly the same problem, please run the system repair tool
KB947821...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 2 Days Ago
Replies: 2
Views: 157
Posted By torchwood
Hi Ron, Here you go just download it to your...

Hi Ron,

Here you go just download it to your desktop
W7 SP1 Home Premium English.

ONLY VALID for 24hrs...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 3 Days Ago
Replies: 8
Views: 177
Posted By torchwood
A genuine key would have come with Install media,...

A genuine key would have come with Install media, use it to perform a repair install.

Repair Install - Windows 7 Help Forums (https://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials/3413-repair-install.html)
...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 3 Days Ago
Replies: 8
Views: 177
Posted By torchwood
Hi Oxyg3n, The report is telling me that the...

Hi Oxyg3n,

The report is telling me that the machine was shipped with either W8 or W10.

The Dell activation exploit you used to install W7 on your Acer has failed, which MS have picked up on.
...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 3 Days Ago
Replies: 8
Views: 177
Posted By torchwood
Hi Oxygen, please rerun the tool, it will...

Hi Oxygen,

please rerun the tool, it will format correctly, see here
Windows Genuine and Activation Issue Posting Instructions - Windows 7 Help Forums...
Forum: General Discussion 3 Days Ago
Replies: 10
Views: 696
Posted By torchwood
Hi Taking this in conjunction with your...

Hi

Taking this in conjunction with your other thread re Program files.

Id have to say there's something wrong with your install media.
(or its the after effects of malware?)
Im quite happy to...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 3 Days Ago
Replies: 8
Views: 177
Posted By torchwood
Hi Oxyg3n, That code means the files not...

Hi Oxyg3n,

That code means the files not found,

please run this tool, copy/paste the output.

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


Roy
Forum: Network & Sharing 3 Days Ago
Replies: 2
Views: 137
Posted By torchwood
Hi Oxicotton. Just something for you to...

Hi Oxicotton.

Just something for you to ponder

Updates now ONLY occur on the second Tuesday of each month-
So why not just reset the windows Update option to either
Download but let me choose...
Forum: Software 3 Days Ago
Replies: 3
Views: 193
Posted By torchwood
Hi InlandBrad, Can you post your Disk...

Hi InlandBrad,

Can you post your Disk management set-up.

The experts will be able to get a better picture.


Roy
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 3 Days Ago
Replies: 10
Views: 669
Posted By torchwood
Hi KeithUK, The link you followed is...

Hi KeithUK,

The link you followed is INCORRECT, not the same problem.

Please roll back your system to before you made the registry changes REBOOT

then read this thread for more info,...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 3 Days Ago
Replies: 2
Views: 188
Posted By torchwood
Hi AKCeltics19, can you run this tool,...

Hi AKCeltics19,

can you run this tool, copy/past the ouput,
http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkID=52012,

It will give me some idea of whats going on
i suspect the following

The system...
Forum: News 4 Days Ago
Replies: 46
Views: 2,399
Posted By torchwood
Hi All My Authcab is empty, so presumably...

Hi All

My Authcab is empty, so presumably only expired certificates appear there, and its used as a check
(note remember NO update problems for me)

wonder if they can use the Root directory to...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 5 Days Ago
Replies: 1
Views: 175
Posted By torchwood
Hi jordyn2m, Before the BSOD's boys get hold...

Hi jordyn2m,

Before the BSOD's boys get hold of you, we need to get your system upto date
Your updates are failing, because of an expired certificate
please run this tool, copy/paste the output...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 5 Days Ago
Replies: 3
Views: 273
Posted By torchwood
Hi Katherine, I set mine via Control panel...

Hi Katherine,

I set mine via
Control panel >> internet options .. see screenshot


As Jack mentioned IE8 is a security risk, IE9 and above are offered when service Pack 1 is installed, is it??...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 5 Days Ago
Replies: 24
Views: 725
Posted By torchwood
Hi Nofew, Its ALLWAYS good to sort out...

Hi Nofew,

Its ALLWAYS good to sort out problems:D,
but with a faling drive it actually makes it near enough impossible to fix it.
You first have to identify whats in those sectors/blocks, I...
Forum: News 6 Days Ago
Replies: 46
Views: 2,399
Posted By torchwood
As its NOT an MS fix in that article, just a...

As its NOT an MS fix in that article, just a suggested known workaround.
MS will have to issue a standalone KB to fix it, because as stated in the article the .xml is digitally signed


Roy
Forum: News 6 Days Ago
Replies: 46
Views: 2,399
Posted By torchwood
Hi My guess is its the recently released...

Hi

My guess is its the recently released November Preview kb4051034
They were playing arround with the Certificates.

As i DIDNT install it:D, guess what i can update

Roy
Forum: General Discussion 6 Days Ago
Replies: 7
Views: 1,095
Posted By torchwood
Hi Agree with Freebooter, As your...

Hi

Agree with Freebooter,

As your running Avast use the PreBoot scan option as well.


Roy
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