Windows 7 64 bit

Forum discussion tagged with Windows 7 64 bit.
  1. Z

    Question Refresh Rate Resetting

    I'm on Windows 7 (ready to be bullied) and whenever I try to change my refresh rate to anything 75hz and above it just resets back to 59hz, it sucks since im used to 144hz and it just started doing this. i have a msi optix mag241cp monitor that supports 144hz
  2. W

    [SOLVED] Dual boot W10 and W7 issues

    Hello, I want to install windows 7 on another drive in my computer completely apart from my main windows 10 drive. So I went ahead and made a bootable windows 7 ISO and tried starting up from it. It gets to the "starting up windows" and the logo but then the pc just power cycles and is stuck in...
  3. harryswartz

    Question trouble loading Win7 after storage drive upgrade

    I just upgraded my old Samsung 1T HDD (Storage) drive to a Samsung SSD 1T drive. I have 3 partitions on the drive. I did a copy/paste of files from the HDD to the SSD. (Obviously I could not copy the same drive letters. I planned to change them once I disconnected the old HDD.) I restarted and...
  4. G

    Question Upgrading to Win10, but keeping the software

    I have an older Thinkpad T540p laptop running Windows 7, whom I like very much. It works very well and has never failed on me. I'd like to upgrade the OS to Win 10. The problem is, I have tons of data and software there: programs, Steam games, GOG games, other stuff. I really, really wouldn't...
  5. darkshadow5

    [SOLVED] Can't install windows 7 on my pc

    I have an Asus x540S pc and it has been previously working on win10 and now i want to install win 7 on it using my usb drive (tested working on another computer). After it finishes installing and after it restarts the loading win 7 screen appears then i get a BSOD with the error code...
  6. Y

    Question creating windows iso on a usb using rufus

    hello, creating windows 7 64 bit on a USB using Rufus should I let the selected options of Rufus or I need to change anything, like changing partition scheme..etc?
  7. Michaillebedinskij

    [SOLVED] This disc contains a "UDF" file system and requires an operating system that supports the ISO-13346 "UDF" file system specification.

    Since on old windows 7 had a disc error which... Windows can't read a disc which error contained: This disc contains a "UDF" file system and requires an operating system that supports the ISO-13346 "UDF" file system specification. When I bought a new DVD+R, I tried to install windows 8 iso from...
  8. I am new

    [SOLVED] Pulled out laptop cd to hdd bay windows seems to be perma dead

    I have a laptop that has one of those (converters?) that let's you put in an hdd instead of a cd/dvd and I kinda pulled it out (normally using the little lever) at the time the laptop was turned off for sure and had no battery(then I put it back it again normally) but a few days later I charged...
  9. K

    [SOLVED] Windows 7 Brightness Slider has no effect on actual brightness

    Why is my Windows brightness slider is adjusted, but has no proper effect on actual brightness? No matter how you adjust the slide, brightness is always at max, only decreases (dims) between 40 and 55. I have tested every possible Intel HD graphics driver version out there and checked it in...
  10. A

    Question Glitchy motherboard splash screen, and black screen/resets at Win 7 log-in, after GPU driver failure ?

    Pretty sure it's the new Radeon drivers, version Adrenalin 2020 Edition 20.11.2; I installed them a few days ago and twice they've caused a BSOD at random times. So, yesterday, when I saw the graphics display starting to mess up, I saved what I was doing and forced a hard reset. Afterwards...
  11. M

    Question Installing Windows 7 on Asus Prime H410-A

    Hello, I recently bought a new PC with the following specs: Asus Prime H410-A Intel® Core™ i7-10700 Windows 10 Pro x64 I don't like Windows 10 and I've been trying to install Windows 7 from a USB drive. So far, I've done the following: Created a Win7 Pro x64 bootable USB 3.0 (from ISO...
  12. Hardquery

    [SOLVED] Windows 7 8 drivers installation on x570 b550 for 3600 4650g CPU APU

    Hi, I am aware that it's possible to install Windows 7 on a PC with Ryzen 1st Gen or Ryzen 2nd Gen Desktop CPUs. However Windows 7 does not install or work officially with on Ryzen G APU processors. AM4 motherboard vendors gigabyte msi released drivers for Windows 7 64 on AM4 platform too...
  13. Senbonzakura_miku

    Question Keyboard disconnects since japanese language is set

    The problem start to happen only when for once time japanese language is added as another of keyboard's languages. my meaning is: Control Panel \Clock, Language, and Region \Region and Language \[tab] Keyboard and Languages \[Button] Change keyboards... \[tab] General {&} [button] Add \...
  14. F

    [SOLVED] I cant upgrade to windows 10

    I have a windows 7 and i decided to finally upgrade to windows 10. I used the windows installation media as i have seen online (here, here and, several other links). I then used it, it started to download. After "Processing" to 100% it said , "your windows is not activated. Please enter your...
  15. KaiserPhantasma

    Question Black Screen only and a movable cursor to move when booting

    Whether in normal mode, safe mode or any, hell even in safe mode with command prompt it doesn't show the command prompt what can I do about this, tried windows memdiag, chkdsk, startup repair, even tried putting in the CD (or in this case a flash drive) windows installer to repair but it didn't...
  16. 0verVoid

    [SOLVED] Stuck in black screen after installing new GPU can anyone help?

    So every time I put in my new GPU (GTX 1660 Super) I get stuck in my Bios splash screen and cant do anything almost like it froze and then it just sends me to a black screen after a minute or so and every so often I get a beep from my pc. Is there any way I can fix this? I have an old pc and im...
  17. New Guy Here

    Question Runtime errors

    Hey guys, I try running some apps but they show me the errors: 0xc00007b & api-ms-win-crt-runtime-l1-1-0.dll is missing. I tried following some YT tutorials, downloaded the latest version of C++ & some .dll files, pasted in System32 & SysWOW64 but nothing is happening at all. Any solutions? :l...
  18. S

    [SOLVED] Two HDD (W10 - W7) in one PC stepping on each other

    Hi everyone, i have been using Windows 7 (W7), but now i am upgrading to Windows 10 (W10) because of company policies. I have choosen to use a new HDD to install W10 (disconnecting the old W7 HDD before). When i installed all programs to the new W10 i restarted and also connected my old W7 HDD...
  19. Danayel-Z32K

    [SOLVED] Help! Can't install Windows 7 from 10!

    Hello! I built a new PC (brand new in fact) and I'm trying to make it work. Out of desperation I installed Windows 10 but later I regretted it and decided to go back to Win7. The problem is, the bootable USB I have the OS in, (Win7) doesn't begin the setup software. When I try to boot from the...
  20. Derethor

    [SOLVED] BSOD while downloading game via Steam

    Hello, first off I wasn't sure where to post this, since I've never used this forum before, but I need some advice or direction since I am sorely lacking in technical know-how when it comes to PC's. Been having issues with my PC BSOD'ing whenever I try to download a certain game through the...
  21. O

    Question Windows 7 HDMI to tv no sound

    If this is in the wrong area please move. So I got an odd issue. I got a GTX 1070 aero edition. And a TCL Roku 65" tv. I'm trying to connect my PC (windows 7) to my tv however. With regular HDMI it seems to connect no signal but it's showing up on my screen resolution and such. Weirder yet I...
  22. R

    [SOLVED] Secondary partition not showing up after reinstalling Windows 7

    A friend recently brought in an old Fujitsu laptop and asked me to reinstall the OS on it and moved all his data to partition D on the same hard drive. He had Windows 7 but wanted me to try installing Windows 10, but because the specs weren’t really that good I decided to just go with Windows 7...
  23. TVic97

    [SOLVED] Computer won't recognize keyboard and mouse at login

    Hi, Not the first person to ever ask this but my computer will not recognize my keyboard and mouse at login. I am using a ssd that already has windows 7 from my previous build. I upgraded my cpu and motherboard and on the first boot up they were recognized in BIOS but once windows starts they...
  24. S

    Question Windows 7 stuck in rebooting loop

    I opened a pc after 2 months there was windows repair error. I tried but it sucked at detecting error. I formatted and reinstalled windows 7 but it again after 2 days started giving same windows repair error. If i select start windows normally it goes into rebooting loop. Please suggest is the...
  25. proteek

    Question Reverting back from new Windows to the old one

    So I have decided to upgrade to Windows 10 from Windows 7. Now if for some reason, I decide to revert back the changes, meaning roll back everything to the way it was before (including the OS and all files), is there any way that can be done? (I haven't installed Windows 10 yet)
  26. MillertimePC

    [SOLVED] Upgrading to intel Core 2 Extreme Qx6800

    I have a Dell Dimension 9200. I know its old, but i know there's ways to make into a lower end gaming PC. I upgraded to windows 7, computer has 4gb of ram, a geforce 7900 gtx and a 1tb HDD. Beyond popular belief, i have read you can upgrade to 8 gb of ram and up to an intel core 2 Extreme Qx6800...
  27. J

    Question System lags when second monitor is enabled

    I just use browser and watch youtube video on second monitor. Firefox, tried to disable hardware accel, no difference, actually looks like became even worse. Video looks like 15-20 fps-ish even though it plays flawless when one monitor enabled. Every app that is open lags if it has any kind of...
  28. I

    Question Windows 7 Blocking Certain Updates

    Hi all, I am upgrading to an SSD next week and I will be installing a fresh Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1. I wish to not install , spyware updates and most importantly Windows 10 updates. I have a list given by this link: Windows 7 Updates to avoid. However, there are quite a lot so is there a...
  29. [SOLVED] Is my ASUS STRIX RAID PRO 7.1 Sound Card Compatible with my Asus Z97M-PLUS Motherboard?

    Hi there, I was just hoping if anyone would be able to tell me if the "ASUS STRIX RAID PRO 7.1 Channel PCI-Express Sound Card" is compatible with my Motherboard. The Manufacturer of my Motherboard is "ASUSTek COMPUTER INC." and its model is "Z97M-PLUS". I'm running Win 7 x64. Thanks for the help!
  30. Raydge

    [SOLVED] Windows detects less RAM

    Hello! So I opened System the other day and I saw that under installed RAM, it only said 4.00GB instead of the expected 8.00 which I have in my tower. What's causing this to happen? I searched on the internet for a solution but I found none, as the problems that existed required the System...
  31. T

    [SOLVED] Odd BSOD and SATA issues (Win7 x64, i5 Nvidia GTX 1060)

    Hello! First time posting here, I have 2 issues with my computer and I think they might be related. System overview: Windows 7 x64, i5 processor, ASUS Z87-A motherboard, and an Nvidia GTX 1060. I use it for gaming, internet surfing, and media experimentation. Dxdiag summary is below. Every...
  32. xayxa30

    [SOLVED] Windows 7 Product Key

    Trying to upgrade from win 7 pro to win 10. I plan to use the windows 10 media creation tool. I'm confused as to what the product key may be in win 7. I ran the Use NirSoft’s ProduKey to get the product key, but it is completely different from the product key that is on the sticker of the PC...
  33. AgentLoneStar007

    [SOLVED] Green Background

    Hello. We all know recently Windows 7 went out of support from Microsoft for security updates, etc. And my mom's PC is still on Windows 7. So recently it started acting up. It was editing parts of the background of the desktop to be green, and sometimes they were completely green. And when she...
  34. luzhun

    [SOLVED] Un-doing RAID 0

    Hello. I have 2 SSD drives in RAID 0 currently set for my primary boot drive and would like to undo this to make them 2 separate drives again. The SSD drive is currently being run by some software SSD controller and not a hard one. I would like to make 1 full system image of the drives to use...
  35. SouF98K

    [SOLVED] Why i Can’t start windows after installing graphics card ? Is my gpu broken?

    I did a clean windows 7 installation When I tried the pc the first time it was working but after one day pc becomes so laggy and after i turned it off it doesn’t want to display anything again but everything inside is working i can also hear start up sound and I connected to dvi motherboard...
  36. R

    [SOLVED] Windows 7 Ryzen 3 HP Desktop

    Hello, A client requires Windows 7 on an HP computer specifically. I bought Windows 10 HP Pavilion 590-p0025. I wiped the NVME SSD but no matter what I do for the windows 7 install, it doesn't recognize the USB ports. There are USB 2 and 3 ports on the computer but none of them work. I can get...
  37. G

    [SOLVED] Trouble Installing Windows 7

    I used to run windows 7 on my pc with and old motherboard and ram that I do not use anymore. I got new RAM, a new motherboard and a new CPU. Over the past few days, I’ve been trying to re-install windows 7 onto my pc with little to no success. I have a USB with Windows (not sure which version) 7...
  38. D

    [SOLVED] Games abruptly crash. no error messages.

    Almost every game I run crashes randomly, I just installed these games and windows. I reinstalled windows and the games multiple times, updates graphics drivers, tried windows 7 AND 10 (windows 10 was a nightmare for my pc). The games crash without any warning, and they dont crash at the exact...
  39. F

    [SOLVED] Wiping Windows 7 system with multiple drive types for resale

    I'm having trouble finding Windows 7-relevant answers to this and half of google results want me to download some shady utility and I'm not sure what's actually standard procedure or what I can trust. Background: I just built a whole new, separate PC and want to resell my old one as it's still...
  40. Martiorio123

    [SOLVED] Hey, I have a VAIO PC with windows 7 that wont boot up anymore.

    So i have a Sony laptop from the range VAIO with 4GB of RAM and an Intel Core i3 with 2 cores and 2.40Ghz and i was trying to set it up with windows 10 for better performance and remove everything to factory new. The process takes more than a day so i was trying to get it this weekend, but now...