The process of installing software, hardware, or peripherals on a personal computer.

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I installed a fresh windows 7 now no driver and unable to detect pendrive

I installed a fresh windows 7 on HP laptop, now no driver, no internet connection and unable to detect pendrive. Please help.
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Mysterious invisible files cannot be viewed or used during program installation

I have tried to do some poking around on the Internet. Maybe this sounds kind of stupid, but I don't really know where to even start looking. I tried to install a 2004 computer game on Linux Mint 17....
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Emulating or Equivilent RPM Validation on Windows

I'm currently looking at emulating some Linux processes but on the Windows platform. On our Linux systems we can leverage package manager features to check installed applications for changes since ...
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ISO USB WIN 10 install repeats Loading Files and reboots

ISO USB WIN 10 install repeats Loading Files and reboots... Pulling the USB drive at reboot time does not allow continued install of Win 10. Just boots UBUNTU as it would had no Win 10 File Loading
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USB losing power as windows boot up during installation

When my dad's old Dell Dimension computer crashed, I attempted to reinstall windows XP using a recovery disk, but I cannot complete the windows configuration as I lost KB /Mouse access via USB right ...
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How to automate the process of shooting commands on UNIX system which is not connected directly? [duplicate]

Let me tell you what my requirement is. I am having my Windows system from where I am connecting the Jump Server (Unix based platform) through Putty. Once I am logged into this Jump Server, I'll ...
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transmission-daemon.serviceJob for transmission-daemon.service failed

I followed an italian guide (http://maxtrixnix.blogspot.it/2013/08/raspberry-pi-come-installare-e.html) to set Transmission on Raspberry Pi and I get the error: Reloading transmission-daemon ...
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Effective difference between “gem install --bindir ~/path/to/folder” and “--user-install” in Ruby

I don't have a desire at the moment to learn Ruby, but I just want to know what the difference is between gem install --bindir ~/path/ and gem install --user-install as long as each of the paths are ...
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Install Jekyll on Mac 10.11 without homebrew or sudo

I tried to install Jekyll on my Mac (OS X 10.11.6 El Capitan with Xcode cli tools installed) using gem install jekyll, but I received this error: $ gem install jekyll ERROR: While executing gem ...
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Window 10 Google chrome installation failed. No error code

I just bought a dell laptop with window 10 and wanted to install chrome. Then it prompted me failed installation. Anyone has fix for this? Tried remove Google registry - does not work Run the ...
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brew install php70 with package

Sorry for this simple question, but I search a lot, I don't know how to do that. I installed the php70 with another package $ brew install php70 I found this option $ brew info php70 ... --with-...
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VMware missing msi while installing

Whenever I try to install VMware Workstation on my Windows 7 machine, "The feature you are trying to use is on a network resource that is unavailable." message pops up, requesting a "vmware_1424719112"...
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Unable to install Windows 10 - 0xc000098

I'm currently trying to install Windows 10 on my device and I've downloaded the ISO file. After burning the file to my USB device, I've tried running it but I’ve kept getting these codes. 0xc0000098 -...
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DNF displays error after package install on Fedora

I am having a strange exception each time a package is installed/upgraded with dnf! However, the packages are well installed. It seems like DNF is outputting some malformed JSON that causes thed ...
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Error A12E4 When Trying To Install Adobe Application Manager

So, I recently wiped my mac HDD and reinstalled OS X, and then restored everything from a time machine backup. When I went to launch any of my CS6 apps, they would just crash immediately. So, I ...
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Kali Linux: wrong kernel. What to do? [closed]

What does this mean : Unable to boot- please use a kernel appropriate for your CPU what do I have to do ?!
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JDK 8 installation does not progress on Windows 10

I downloaded jre-8u91-windows-x64.tar.gz jdk-8u91-windows-x64.exe from Oracle web site this Oracle web site. When I open it (by clicking double) installation windows open, then I click Next and ...
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Intel Rapid Storage HDD+msata

I have have a laptop with two hard disk's, one is HDD of 320 GB and a msata drive of 32 GB. Now I have Windows 10 installed directly in msata, and I want to swap for windows 8.1. The situation is ...
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Upgrading and old ffmpeg version to the latest on redhat

Currently I'm on a new project and working with an existing server (redhat) that has already been setup. One of my tasks right now is to upgrade ffmpeg to the latest version. I'm familiar with ...
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Geforce 368.69 driver installation on Windows won't work and ends in black screen

I've downloaded and attempted installation of the Geforce 368.69 driver both as the standalone and via Geforce Experience, done also on fresh installs of windows 10 AND windows 8.1 (mainly because I ...
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How to run Windows from a USB flash drive? [duplicate]

My laptop has Linux installed. I want also to be able to run Windows 7 or 10 from an USB flash drive without installing it on my computer at all. And I want to be to install software to it also. How ...
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Cmake installation is failing

I'm trying to install CMake in Linux (RHEL). When I run the bootstrap script it throws following error: --------------------------------------------- CMake 3.5.2, Copyright 2000-2016 Kitware, Inc. ...
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Windows install on X99 board, USB compatibitlity issues?

I've assembled a new PC for photo and video editing. PC component link: http://pcpartpicker.com/b/cs9WGX Ram has been memtest for 48+ hours, no errors. GPU was stress tested for 4 hours, no obvious ...
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64 bit Windows installer

I have a HP laptop which is newer than the OS I want to install. The OS is XP 64 bit. Unfortunetley unlike regular 32 bit XP there is no MPS uni/multiprocessor PC option in the XP x64 textmode ...
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Installing Veil Evasion on Ubuntu 16.04

I have been trying to install Veil Evasion on Ubuntu but i get the below error. Any help would be appreciated. als@desktop:~/Veil-Evasion/setup$ sudo bash ./setup.sh -c id: ‘als\nals’: no such ...
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Is it possible to convert a SINGLE drive partition only from GPT to MBR without affecting other drives?

I want to know how to convert a SINGLE drive partition only from GPT to MBR without making any kind of changes on other drives which are in GPT. This means that no data should be affected on other ...
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Error during Kali Linux Android install

I'm trying to install Kali on a Samsung Tab S with Linux Deploy and during install it threw up the following error: Can anyone tell me how to get it working? Edit : Sorry about the low quality ...
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Can't Access Recovery Tools

I'm having issues accessing the Windows Recovery Tools on an Asus X551M laptop. First some backstory. The initial problem with the laptop was that it was stuck in an update loop. It died during the ...
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How to make self extractor exe without close and cancel button using 7 zip?

I want to make a self extractor exe using 7zip. I dont want close and cancel button in the extracting window. I am able to make extractor but its without the progress dialog. command: COPY /Y /B ...
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Are mounting screws standard with M.2 SSDs?

I'm looking at buying a 512gb, Samsung PM951 SSD from Newegg and trying to figure out if I need to buy a mounting screw separately or if it comes included - Newegg doesn't seem to provide any details ...
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Easy way to do a network install of OS?

I've always seen the option of doing a network install when I'm going through the OS installation process. Awhile back I started looking into how to do it but I don't know the questions to ask. ...
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Cannot install any OS on laptop

I got Samsung RV520. Installed Win 7 and upgraded to Win 10. I wanted to clone the HDD to move it to SSD. After cloning, I was not able to boot the laptop at all (with the old HDD). So I wanted to ...
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Time to install Windows 10 from disk

So I want to install Windows 10 (64 bit) from a disk and wanted to know if it needs an internet connection and how much time it will take.
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How to install gvim.exe on Windows with Python support? (Solved by the author for this post)

Problem description: For all the executable installers for Vim that are listed below, the tags +python/dyn and +python3/dyn are unanimous when installed. However, for all my local installations using ...
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Adding second Xeon E5430 to workstation

I have a PC with a Supermicro x7dwa board and one Intel Xeon E5430 processor. I tried to add a second identical CPU to the board, but it stops the PC booting. The power LED on the board never lights ...
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Failure to boot from Debian install CD — Windows-like errors

I'm trying to set up a home server running Debian Linux on a spare late 2006 iMac (x86-64 bit architecture), however all of my attempts to replace the OSX partition with a Linux install have failed. ...
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Operating System Not Found when booting newly-installed ubuntu 14.04.4 from secondary HDD

I've just bought a new 1TB HDD and I tried to install ubuntu 14.04.4 amd64 into it. The install was somehow successful as I see no error prompt but when I reboot and selected to boot from the new HDD ...
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Linux install monitor out of range

I just built my computer and I tried to install Xubuntu, but shortly after I start the install my monitor gives me the message out of range, and it doesn't allow me to finish installing it. I've seen ...
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Unable to correctly install Adobe InDesign CC in OSX 10.9

Myself and the senior Mac technician at my office have been working on a users machine for the past 3 days and we can't seem to get anywhere. hopefully you can help us. There was an earlier semi-...
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SQL Server 2016 Enterprise silent install

I'm trying to install SQL Server 2016 Enterprise unattended and I can not do. I have the original ".iso" image (SHA-1: 4B782D6B2512ED1844EF2B2549DB2C586D6BE88E) ;SQL Server 2016 Configuration File [...
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How to install Debian package manager

I have a testing platform which has minimal Linux on it. It is so lightweight that it lacks all distribution-specific features. The goal is to install dpkg and apt-utils, which I did, by extracting ....
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Cinnamon 17.3 Grub Failure on Re-Installation

How can I force Mint 17.3 Cinnamon to ignore a grub error to complete the installation? Or how can I fix the grub lock? I am attempting to reinstall Mint Cinnamon 17.3 on a Microsoft Surface 2 Pro ...
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Installing software as administrator

When installing trusted software in the absence of instructions or instructions that do not indicate to install as administrator, are there any rules of thumb as for when to run the install file 'as&...
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How to install Ruby 2.1 from package on Debian Jessie?

I'm trying to install Ruby 2.1 on Debian Jessie. As far as I know, 2.1 is the default version available to Debian Jessie. I ran sudo apt-get install ruby-dev and it seemed to install everything ...
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Pip.exe does not install the requested package, instead displays “python.exe stopped working”

Using Python 2.7.11rc1, I tried to install PyInstaller using pip. However, when I typed in pip install pyinstaller the command prompt printed out Collecting PyInstaller and a few seconds later a ...
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Java Will Not Install on Windows 8.1 64x

I removed Java to install an updated version (so I have installed Java before) but when I try to install the updated version, I receive a pop up (user control-are you sure you want to allow this?) ...
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Dualboot BlackArch Linux

I want to install Blackarch Linux however when I try to install it, it seems like it wants to delete my existing systems by claiming that my entire disk is "free space". To start the installation I ...
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Long term solution to Ubuntu 14 “no sound”

Perhaps everyone is already familiar with no sound problem in Ubuntu. There have been solutions and tutorials around on how to restore the sound back. Everytime I face this, I use the following method ...
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Can the Kik Messenger be installed on a laptop running on Windows 10 Home Single Language 64-bit OS? [duplicate]

I live in India an in the last month I bought Lenovo laptop fitted with x64-based Intel 6th Generation Core i5 Processor. This laptop came pre-installed with the Windows 10 Home Single Language 64-...
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Computer refuses to boot from any Windows live media?

I have a Dell Optiplex 760, which is currently running Ubuntu 14.04. I have been trying to install Windows 10 on my computer for days. I have written the Windows 10 ISO (downloaded directly from the ...