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

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AWCC Install Alienware 13

A friend of mine had an Alienware 13 bought about a year ago, and when his AWCC(Alienware Command Center, a software for controlling the lighting and power settings) was malfunctioning. I tried ...
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I can't install VirtualBox on my Windows 7

I can't install VirtualBox 5.0.10 on my Windows 7. I tried almost everything, but when I run the setup, halfway through it stops and shows this message just like in the image below: Source file ...
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Office 2016 installation “can't find a required file” (but won't specify what file) - how to debug?

I'm trying to install Microsoft Office 2016 with a 1-user business subscription. After a variable amount of time displaying the mysterious message "We're getting things ready" the installer .exe ...
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Unattended Windows Installation Partitions

I would like to reinstall Windows 10 on my tablet. I am not able to do so easily, thus I install it FROM a specific partition (Partition 5). I have these partitions: My goal is to install Windows ...
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Laptop switches off during Windows 10 installation

I'm trying to install Windows 10 on a brandnew laptop, an HP Pavilion Notebook (15-1b052ng) with an AMD Quad-Core A10-8700P. I tried several times but the computer turns off during the installation ...
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Zorin 9 Install Freezing - Live CD Working Fine

I am trying to install Zorin OS 9 Lite (32 Bit) in a 2006 vintage HP notebook with the following specs: Hewlett-Packard Pavilion dv8000 (ET837UA#ABL) AMD Turion(tm) 64 Mobile Technology ML-37 2GHz, ...
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Scratch Editor installer won't run

Recently I had downloaded Scratch Editor 2.0 offline editor, but I couldn't install it. When I click on the .exe file a security dialog box opens and when i click on the run button, the window just ...
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Can't get NAV 2015 and 2016 to work side by side in Management Console

I have installed the 2015 version and then the 2016 version of Microsoft Dynamics NAV. Everything works fine besides the Management Console. When I install NAV 2015, I get version 8 of the ...
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How to enter bios after unsuccessful windows 7 installation attempt?

I had Windows 10 on my computer and it was corrupted (couldn't connect to the internet). I decided to install Windows 7. Everything was fine up until it had to reboot mid installation. Then it asked ...
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Computer stopped working, unable to install any OS

I have a Sony Vaio laptop running Windows 10 (Well, it did run Windows 10) and I've been using it almost every day since I got it 6 months ago. When I woke up the other day to turn on the laptop I was ...
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W7 Home Premium x64 fresh install - won't detect usb flash drive for drivers

just installed W7 on a new build and can't get the drivers installed. I was having issues during the installation - it was hanging on finalizing settings - and did a new install without the ethernet ...
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Best way to “cleanly” install/upgrade Windows 10 from Windows 7

I was doing some research on making "the jump" from Windows 7 to 10. As for background information I found the following articles: ...
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Problems downloading .NET Framework 2.0 SDK

I have been getting this error when i try to install Drywall: C:\Users\zach\drywall\node_modules\bcrypt>if not defined npm_config_node_gyp (node ...
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Strange behaviour in installation of PHPUnit

I was trying to install PHPUnit following the step-by-step guide in the Getting Started page. However, when I try phpunit --version in terminal, I receive /usr/local/bin/phpunit: Permission denied. ...
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Install Java JRE using System- Level Configuration for Windows 7

I am installing Java's JRE using a batch script. The JRE version is jre-8u31-windows-i586.exe. When I run the script I get the following error: This is the command line call ...
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No connection to Router(Lan,Wan) after installing AVG 2016 and/or Updating windows

Well..i know there have been questions like this one all over su but none have an actual solution.. so ill just give a cleaner explanation of what i did and how i did it.. Installed clean w7 Ultimate ...
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Install of Visual Studio Community Update 5 fails (win7 64bit)

I'm trying to install Visual Studio Community 2013 Update 5 on a Win7 64-bit machine. I downloaded the ISO, checked the SHA-1 and burned it to a dual-layer DVD. First problem: the autorun file on ...
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My plasma panel is horrendous - what do I do?

I just started using this machine with Fedora 22 installed. I started Plasma, and was aghast at the state of the panel: The background color is Darkish Gray (so low contrast with black text). It's ...
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Windows 10 install hangs with blue logo

I'm trying to do a clean install from a Microsoft Windows 10 DVD. The blue windows logo appears on black background, and it remains there. Nothing else happens. What can I do to fix this? ...
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How to automate Windows installation process? [duplicate]

If I want to install OpenSuse/SUSE on more laptops/workstations and let them all have the same configuration, or even just save the current configuration for one workstation just so that I may ...
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Use Group Policy to Install exe file with elevated permissions

I want to install a program across my domain using group policy. I have a Windows 2008 R2 server with mostly Windows 7 clients. I have a program that does not have an .msi install package. It can only ...
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Is it possible to install a 2.5“ and 3.5” hard drives in a 5.25" bay in a Mini ITX case?

I have an SSD and a hard disk drive which I want to mount in a 5.25 optical drive bay in my Mini ITX case. Is this possible and are there any off the shelf solutions for this?
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How to embed wireless network drivers in iso file [duplicate]

I want to know how to embed wireless network drivers so that i do not need to install drivers after clean installation of windows.
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Conflicts between new 32 bit and old 64 bit packages when installing rpmfusion's steam on fedora

I have a fresh install of the KDE spin of fedora 22. Quite simple install instructions are given here to install steam: Download rpmfusion repos sudo dnf install <downloaded rpms> sudo dnf ...
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Installing freetype/matplotlib for Python

I'm trying to install Matplotlib for Python 3.4 but it says Freetype is not installed. Here's what I've tried: pip install freetype (can't find) pip install freetype-devel (can't find) sudo yum ...
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How can I install Ubuntu on /dev/sdb while Mint is running from /dev/sda

I run Mint from my primary disk (/dev/sda). I want to install Ubuntu on a secondary disk (/dev/sdb). I expect this install can take 30+ minutes. During this time I also need to be able to perform my ...
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How do I set up a LAMP server from scratch using CentOS 6.7?

How do you set up a LAMP server completely from scratch on an unused desktop PC? The Linux distro should be CentOS 6.7.
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RPM `requires` installation order

I'm seeking for help from RPM experts. Suppose I have an RPM package A which depends on package B. RPM A's spec has Requires:B with autoprov and autoreq enabled. When I install RPM A on a centos 6.5 ...
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Error Code 0x800701E3 While Installing Windows 10

I'm on Windows 8.1, I wanted to clean install Windows 10. So I have downloaded Windows 10 Pro ISO from Microsoft website using download tool, then I made a bootable USB key using rufus. The problem is ...
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Compile Glasgow Haskell Compiler on Fedora 22

So I want to upgrade "GHC 7.8.4-45" that comes prepackaged with Fedora 22 (courtesy of the Fedora Haskell SIG) to GHC 7.10.2 (the latest). How to do that easily?
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Windows 8.1: Windows cannot be installed to this disk

I am installing windows 8.1 for the ASUS laptop. I have two drive in the laptop namely: Drive 1 : 40 GB Drive 2 : 450 GB At the time of installation I have formated Drive 1 which I was suppose to ...
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How to search and install package in Anaconda (Conda)

I am trying to install pandoc so I did conda install pandoc but nothing popped up and it told me to search. I searched with anaconda search -t conda pandoc and the results are below...How can I ...
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Installing Windows 10 via VM, “can't find drivers” error

I'm trying to install Windows 10 to a hard drive via a virtual machine (KVM) and I'm having a problem with it complaining about not being able to find drivers (despite the fact that they're part of ...
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Install OS X - Can't select hard drive to start installation with broken trackpad / no mouse

I am trying to replace a dead hard drive on a 2011 Macbook Pro 13", and trackpad can move but not click. I have also tried 3 USB mouses but none work in either USB port (all work fine on this computer ...
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How to boot Linux (Debian) so that it's independent of hard-drive?

Recently, I've been compiling Linux From Scratch. Because I didn't have a free space to create a new partition for it, I've created a file and mounted it using loopback device. I've managed to ...
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How to find out which windows version my product key matches?

I retrieved my Windows 8 product key from the firmware but have no idea which version it's supposed to match. My Windows 8 cannot be booted into (hence the need to re-install in the first place) How ...
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How to remotely reinstall Raspbian on a Raspberry Pi

I have a Raspberry Pi and I need to get the image reinstalled but it's a 4 hour drive away to it. I can SSH into the Raspberry Pi just fine, but I need to find a way to remotely reinstall the OS on ...
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Given a Debian-based OS, If the OS image becomes corrupted, how can it reinstall over the network remotely [duplicate]

We have a raspberry pi system that needs to be able to remotely re-image itself, if the image becomes corrupted or on demand. How do I go about doing this? Also, how do I setup a pi that wasn't ...
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How to use a software without installing it on a computer? [duplicate]

I hope my question fits superuser. I am a PhD student and I must use a software on my computer at the faculty's office but unfortunately, the informaticians are not at the university since a quite ...
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Tuleap Appliance

Just install the Tuleap appliance. I was able to run the setup using the VM IP address. However I am not able to log onto the main landing page. When type the ip address in the browser (FF,Chrome or ...
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Use WINNT32 from an ISO file

Is there a way to run winnt32.exe from an ISO file to install Windows onto a second HDD? I'd like it to prompt which drive to format and install windows on like in the usual windows setup, just ...
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How can I install PHP 5.6.14 on Mac OS X 10.11 (El Capitan)?

I recently upgraded from OS X Yosemite to El Capitan, and I needed to re-install PHP. So, I downloaded php (version 5.6.14), ran the ./configure file, and then ran sudo make. However, when doing so, ...
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how do i resume debian installation? - battery died during package installation

I am installing debian wheezy with graphical install onto usb (encrypted lvm). unfortunately at some stage i must have bumped the power lead which resulted in the battery being drained. (net install) ...
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Can't install windows on my pc

I started receiving blue screen error MEMORY_MANAGEMENT. I ran Windows memory diagnostic tool. I tried all three method Basic,Standard,Advance it didn't detected any fault. So i tried re-installing ...
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Remote Installation of msi package over non domain network (windows)

I'm currently trying to audit our large (180+ sites) company and have been given a client to install, which I have both .msi and .exe installers for. The problem is, with about half these sites ...
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JDK Windows installer does nothing when opened

I've recently downloaded the JDK 8u60 x64 installer from Oracle's web site. It's not a download problem: I've downloaded the installer twice and even compared cryptographic hashes. Everything matches ...
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Prevent user from installing program in Windows 7

There are 5 Win 7 machines. All the machines have one password protected Administrator account and one Standard user account. These machines are connected to a router. All the machines have been ...
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Install older version of MS Office without removing newer version first

I'm currently running Microsoft Office 2010, but I temporarily need Excel 2007. I know I can use the Custom setup at the 2007 install process to select just Excel, and based on the Setup Help page: ...
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Need help installing program; can't get `make` to work in src directory

I've been trying very hard to get John the Riper to work. I installed it on Ubuntu and it wouldn't work giving me an error about unknown cipher. Now I'm trying to install it on CentOS. I tried ...
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How linux can be installed on potato/toaster? [closed]

While going over internet came across a weird post related to linux installation over at potato : As you see over here the linus was installed over potato and it was running successfully,while ...