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

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Software thinks it is already installed, but isnt?

I have a game which I would like to install but whenever I insert the CD/mount the image, when the menu pops up it shows "Play" rather than "Install". The Control Panel does not show the software ...
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How to install Android Studio in silent mode?

We are trying to install Android Studio (android-studio-bundle->Version-ID<-windows.exe) in silent mode. So far I could find no hint which commandline Switches are avaiable for this installer. ...
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Need guidance using mailtofriend plugin on nucleuscms

I have a blog made by nucleus cms.i have difficulty during installation some plugin cause i'm newbie for this cms. the tutorial seems not clear for me.I have stop at point 5. then if the installation ...
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Can't install Kali Linux from USB, fails to find CD-ROM drive

I successfully made a live USB of the Kali Linux. When I boot from the USB it gives an option to install. I clicked on that option. At one point it was detecting and mounting CD-ROM drives. As I have ...
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How can I install Quicktime player to Windows 10?

I would like to play a movie in the web and a webpage ask me, download Quicktime plugin. I opened up this web page and I tryed download and install Quicktime But when I tried install I get this ...
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Installing Yosemite On Hackintosh - Wont Boot From USB [on hold]

I have been trying to install Yosemite on the hackintosh that I purchased and put together a few days ago. I have Windows installed on one hard drive and want to install OS X on the other (Of 2) hard ...
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Cannot find file setup.sh in /usr/share/tuleap-install/

I'm trying to install tuleap, and trying to follow the instruction from Google and almost desperate with it. I can download tuleap from repository. But the problem is, I cannot find the folder ...
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How does Chocolatey know which packages it's already installed and which ones it hasn't?

Chocolatey is a package management system for Windows. First, you download and install Chocolatey; it's available at no charge under the Apache 2.0 license. You tell it what software you want, then ...
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Runescape installation attempt on Kali Linux

I've been recently trying to install my fav game RuneScape on my Kali Linux machine. I know it is possible in Ubuntu, but is there any way of doing it in Kali Linux? These are the commands that are ...
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Freeze During New Linux Mint Installation

I just tried to install the latest edition of Linux Mint, but was unable to because the install froze midway. I tried again in compatibility mode, but it just froze again. There was a wall of text ...
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FileMaker Server not connecting to host/port in admin-console

I'm trying to install FileMaker Server with web publishing. When I get to this screen: As you can see, it keeps saying connection refused no matter port I use. If I change the host, it still says ...
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How do I install a Linux OS on a Windows 10 OS for mutli-boot startup

How do you do install a Linux operating system {http://www.ubuntu.com/} on a Gateway NE56R laptop. {http://panam.gateway.com/s/notebook/2012/Gateway/NE/NE56R/NE56Rsp2.shtml} running Windows 10. The ...
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How do I install pySerial for python3, when the installer can't detect python3?

I have python 2.7 and python3.4 installed on my computer. I am trying to install pySerial on my computer through its py 3K installer. Problem is that when I run the installer, it can ONLY find python ...
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Windows 10 Installation - A media driver your computer needs is missing

The most weird thing is happening to me: I have a hp notebook which has no internal DVD drive, so I installed via an external USB LG Blueray burner. First I installed Windows 10 customer preview ...
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Install Windows 10 from USB to new drive fails boot

I have a laptop that came with a non-SSD drive that I have Windows 10 on. I am trying to create an installation on an SSD drive for this same machine (to eventually use as the primary boot drive--I ...
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Can I safely do a backup of Windows after cleaning it from malware? [on hold]

Long story short, I accidentally installed some malware on my PC. I immediately reached for MalwareBytes Anti-Malware and it detected 4 files: trojans and spyware. I removed it. Then I proceeded to do ...
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Should I Clean install or clone os due to a virus on old hdd?

Some time ago, my desktop got a virus that would not allow the computer to boot up completely. I believe I contracted the virus via sites such as Softonic trying to download music and video softwares. ...
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Need guidance starting node js / scala app

I have installed yum/apt-get installed scala, "node install" installed gulp, but cannot find how to run it for dev mode. I have started a number of node applications in the past. I am trying to ...
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Unable to Download Blender 2.75a

I am attempting to download Blender 2.75a on a Windows 7 platform (64). I keep getting a download error after the download appears complete which says: “Internet Explorer has stopped working” My ...
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windows 8.1 update failed error 0xc1900101-0x2000c

I wanted to update my win8 to win8.1 but the installation fails and gives me error 0xc1900101-0x2000c. I searched a lot about this but I only got answers for error 0xC1900101 - 0x40017 but that too is ...
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Clean install of WIN 10 PRO with a unused legit WIN 7 PRO product key [duplicate]

Is there any way of doing a clean install of Windows 10 Pro using a legitimate Windows 7 PRO product key. I downloaded the 64 bit media creation tool to create a bootable USB drive with Windows 10 Pro ...
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How can I install PowerDirector 9 on Windows 10?

After upgrading my PC from Windows 8.1 to 10, I discovered that I can't install PowerDirector 9 anymore, nor any other part of the CyberLink software suite. When I run setup.exe, I'm told that the ...
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Can't Install Homebrew on OS X Yosemite

Attempted to install Homebrew with the following command: ruby -e "$(curl -fsSL https://raw.githubusercontent.com/Homebrew/install/master/install)" Received this error: fatal: unable to access ...
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Windows Vista wont install sp1 [duplicate]

Don't ask why I'm running vista, but I just had my old XPS M1530 wiped and restored to Vista Home Premium. I've done diagnostics and am going to run a memory test but I would like to get it up to ...
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Is It Possible to copy and install windows 10 installation files manually?

In recently windows 10 there was an option to install update through lan or home networked computer,So my assumption would be there would be some local location for installation, Is it possible to ...
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How can I install cryptoverif on Win7?

I want to use cryptoverif software and downloaded it from http://prosecco.gforge.inria.fr/personal/bblanche/cryptoverif/cryptoverifbin.html but I can't install on my system (Windows 7 – 64 bit). How ...
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How to install Win 7 Pro without a disc

I have bought a computer that has a sticker on it for a Win 7 Pro with a Product Key. Now I need to format that computer and install Windows 7 - I don't have previous user password. How I should do ...
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Windows 7 Installer Error

PC SPECS: RAM: 8GB, HDD: 1TB, Brand: Asus, OS: Windows 8, Problem: While installing Windows 7, and it is saying "Windows Setup is starting" I get the following error: "Windows Setup experienced an ...
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I think I may have overwritten my harddrive while installing Ubuntu

Crappy first experience with Ubuntu, and I think all my old files are gone. So I just downloaded Ubuntu yesterday and have been trying to install it. Errors every single step of the way. I won't ...
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Why do I need .NET 3.5 to install .NET 3.5?

EDIT: Please read what I have already tried before commenting/answering. Thank you. I just found a completely ridiculous problem. I have Win10 on my laptop. It comes with .NET 4.5 installed but not ...
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Installing ubuntu while retaining Windows 8 recovery option

I have a problem with retaining the option to recover Windows 8 on a laptop, Acer Aspire E1. On my own laptop I have Win7 and had a partition called Windows recovery partition and I just left it there ...
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Optimizing .ISO file when having deleted versions from install.wim

I have a Windows 10 Installation .ISO file which contains the Professional and Home edition of Windows 10. I have figured out I could remove one of these versions by using the dism /Delete-Image ...
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pcre issue while apache installation

I am facing an issue similar to what u had asked for in a forum. reg pcre-config not found while installing apache(last step). I have apr,apr-util and pcre installed and am referecing to the ...
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Unable to install in MSYS2 using Arch Linux pacman

I have installed MSYS2 on Windows and successfully used the Arch Linux pacman installer to get a bunch of programs on there (gcc puthon vim etc). Some things give a "not found" error, though, and I ...
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Windows 10 Offline upgrade

I'm trying to figure out how I upgraded machines from windows 8.1 to 10 windows whitout downloading the installation files for every time. I have tried Mediacreator and create media. But then I have ...
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Error while trying to install iTunes on Windows 10

I have a fresh installation of Windows 10 (x64) on my machine, and I'm trying to install iTunes on it but it keeps throwing me an error: "Error during assembly: ...
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Issue installing PyPar on Ubuntu

I am attempting to install pypar the parallel computing python toolbox on Ubuntu ver 14.04.1 LTS (code name trusty). Essentially I'm having installation errors and was wondering if anybody knows what ...
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Error installing Windows 8.1 to a previously formatted HDD

I have used Partition Magic to format my 500 GB hard drive. I have created 3 partitions as follows. C:\ 80 GB NTFS, I will install windows in it D:\ 70 GB EXT4 , I want to install Ubuntu on it ...
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New install of MySQL Community Server won't work

I'm running OS X 10.10.4 Yosemite and just installed MySQL Community Server. In my preferences pane, it says that it is running but when I connect through MySQL workbench it says "Status: Stopped". I ...
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windows exessive installation size?

a new Window 7 pro 64 bits instalation took over 40 GB on my SSD. Properties on what i can see on the system drive accounts for only 11 GB, the trashcan has 4-5 GB allocated, system restore and ...
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Prevent OpenJDK from overriding Oracle's Java Installation

Currently using Lubuntu 15.04 x64. I have had this problem twice now. I install the official Oracle Java (version 1.8) successfully, after which an automatic update (at some point later in the week) ...
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Windows 10 Crashes Everytime

Being excited about Windows 10, I updated my PC yesterday night (Dell 1500 series, 64 bit) to Windows 10 from Windows 8.1 (Pre-installed). Little did I know that this will be so bad (my PC has become ...
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Installing windows through Microsoft Windows Startup Menu

A friend gave me PC with installed Windows XP on it, but he asked me to install the Windows 7 Ultimate x86 he bought. However, when I boot it, it shows "Microsoft Windows Startup Menu" and prompts me ...
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Install fresh new Windows 10 installation from mounted iso?

It's possible to mount the Windows 10 iso in Windows 8.1 and perform a fresh install and not an update?
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Java 8 silent update package

My situation : we currently have Java 7 massively installed and some older versions of Java 8. Computers are Windows 7 SP1 x64. My goal : create a Java 8U51 silent install package that let Java 7 in ...
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Voiding data on a DVD-R/DVD+R on Ubuntu 12.04LTS

I asked on askubuntu and was pointed over here. Long-story short, I had to completely format both my hard drives. So, I need to reinstall my dual-boot of Windows 7 and Ubuntu. One problem. I lost my ...
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Add a package(RPM) to CentOS ISO

I'm having some trouble trying to install CentOS 7 (Everything iso version) on my Laptop with OSX Yosemite installed (Hackintosh). The error prompts when starting installation because it looks for ...
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How do I move a CMS installation from root to subdirectory (nginx)

I've inadvertently installed Wordpress into the root of my Ubuntu nginx server. How do I move this installation from root to a subdirectory called /blog? ex. mysite.com/blog What I have now: server ...
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Visual Studio Community 2015 Installation stuck on creating a system restore point

I tried to install the new Visual Studio 2015 Community Edition but unfortunately without success because the installation gets stuck on creating a system restore point. What I did to solve the ...
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On booting, Internet recovery option pops up though I hold down the option key

I formatted my hard and removed all the partitions from it on my macbook pro 2012. Now, I want to install Yosemite on it, but when it starts, and I keep the option down, but no startup disk menu ...