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Forum discussion tagged with windows 7.
  1. J

    Question Sound cutting out randomly

    It goes silent just in the middle of watching a youtube video, streaming audio from other sites, watching/listening to anything on VLC, etc. On youtube to get the audio back I just have to hit the left arrow to rewind 5 seconds and it resumes fine (until the next dropout). With other sites and...
  2. hazardtyme

    Question Transferring data off a Windows 7 HDD to be used on a Windows 10 HDD

    I have an old Windows 7 computer that collects dust in the closet, but it has a bunch of old files and programs that I don't want to get rid of. My girlfriend says it's an eyesore and has to go, so I'm now tasked with getting all my precious stuff off of it. Now, I would just go through...
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    Question Desperate For Help - Toshiba Laptop Won't Start

    Hello, I am in dire need of assistance. I have an older Toshiba laptop that is either a L55 or something for the model from 2012 (don't think this is that important) that won't start up. It was working fine as of last night, it isn't a virus or anything, and I do not believe it recently updated...
  4. stormman34

    Question Problems installing Windows 7 on a Samsung laptop

    Basically, when I try to install Windows on the laptop it fails and gets stuck in a boot loop. It works only if I first install it on a different PC and then just move the SSD to the laptop. This only works with Windows 10 since it can adapt to changes in hardware. The problem is that the latest...
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    Question MPC-HC won't enter Exclusive mode

    As of 4 days ago(tuesday) my MPC-HC won't go into exclusive mode when going full screen. on tuesday i got a new 32'' Viewsonic VX3211-4K-MHD monitor, i plugged it up and started using it. i started playing some favorite videos/films/TV from 480p quality to 4K HDR and it goes full screen on my...
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    Question Stored computer will not start

    I have a HP TouchSmart 600-1100t which has be sitting in storage for about 5 years. The computer was fairly new when it was stored and in good condition. (This is a all-in on computer built into the monitor) When I try to start it, it acts like it is starting windows, but then stalls. When...
  7. K

    Question Word dosnt open files

    I cant open any file that isnt made on this pc this is the error shown i have no clue how to fix. Error: Word eperinced an error trying to open the file. Try these suggestions. *Check the file permissions for this document or drive *Make sure there is sufficent memory or disk space *Open the...
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    [SOLVED] Accidentally showed Windows key on ebay

    Hello, I recently sold a PC on ebay, but totally forgot to blank out the Windows 7 activation key (used to activate Windows 10 on the PC). I know that this can be bad as it seems like anyone who looks at the picture can use the code for themselves, and then cause issues for PCs using the same...
  9. Nealc4096

    Question Corrupt Standard VGA Driver No Boot

    Hello, I'm new to posting so forgive me. I have a Windows 7 Home Premium PC. I was replacing the graphics card with two older ones (hd 4870 x2). My newer one died. While i started it up for the first time with these cards in the system it booted up just fine to the desktop. While it was...
  10. LDavis213


    Windows 7 fails to boot up and says boot mgr missing. I can get into bios and set hard drives for startup. SSD with windows 7 is set as primary. windows 7 disc too old to repair or reinstall
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    Question OEM win7 cloned using Samsung migration not genuine on new ssd

    Imgur: The magic of the Internet clone software used: samsung data migration. hello i cloned my samsung 840 to 860 but now the cloned ssd says win 7 not genuine. i am running oem key. MS and samsung are such <Mod Edit>! MS made my entire background black in just few min of this message while...
  12. AbdulMuqeet66

    Question Internet Randomly Disconnects

    HI! I am having two laptops ACER ASPIRE 5733z (Windows 7 32 bit home premium)and HP Probook 430 g2 ( windows 10 64 bit pro) and two ethernet cable (6 metre and 50 metre) When connected with 6m wire both of the laptops perform very fine but in case of 50 m wire the acer one works extremely well...
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    Question Graphics Card doesn't appear

    I installed Windows 7 Ultimate on my old laptop, at first it was fast but then it got really slow. When I right-click on desktop and choose "Screen resolution", then "Advanced Settings" and then "Adapter" it shows me this: View: https://imgur.com/hdKjVJ3 (I'm sorry that I took the picture with...
  14. K

    Question Monitor 1 starts lagging when playing a video on monitor 2

    Hello, a few weeks ago i plugged in my second old monitor, so i now have 2 monitors with 1080p and 60hz. But now when i play a video(youtube and twitch) on my second monitor and i move a program on my first monitor it moves like on slow motion. It looks awful like i have under 30fps. For some...
  15. using google in BSOD

    Question how do i upgrade to Windows 10? (read description)

    yesterday, i bought a laptop. and when i checked the laptop, everything seems normal like a common genuine windows 7. i decided to upgrade it to windows 10 pro since i have the retail license key i can use for more than 1 PC. (not an installation CD/USB) when i tried running media creation tool...
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    Question the screen of my laptop turn off sometimes but still works with an external monitor , windows 7

    Hello folks, i have an old laptop packard bell nj65, i turn on and sometimes the screen turn off and i must use a external monitor and works well on that way , somtimes the laptop screen turn on and i can see for a few time until thisturn off again, my question is how i can get logs of the...
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    Question 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...
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    Question Upgrade to windows 10 still free?

    Hi! My friend has a genuine copy of Windows 7. He was thinking of upgrading to 10 but I know the free upgrade program has ended but at the same time I saw that it's still working? Has anyone tried to do it recently? Thanks.
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    Question Blue screen while starting windows 7

    this is error code: 0x0000007E (0xFFFFFFFFC0000006, 0XFFFFF80002F45993, 0xFFFFF88002E66698, 0xFFFFF88002E65F00) Please help. I tried automatic startup repair, but it failed, I cant restore windows because I dont have any restore points. I have win 7 CD. I dont know what happened. Please help
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    Question Suddenly my internet stuck at 1mbps !

    I have a computer which usually downloads anything as 4-8 mbps speed. But since yesterday there seems to be a cap where the downloads are capped at 1mbps. When i took speed test it was fine but during download it gets stuck at 1mbps. I tried to download the same torrent file which i did last...