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

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Windows 10 USB install “Windows cannot read the <Product Key> from the unattend start file”

I've got my Windows 10 iso from MSDN. I created a bootable USB with it. I go to actually install, and I get an error: I've used the same iso before when burned to a disc. I'm not trying to install ...
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Move Windows 8.1 installation to another PC - is it possible to avoid a re-install & just move the hard drive?

Last year I've installed a clean copy of Windows 8 (later upgraded to 8.1) on a new laptop. This process was challenging because the laptop included Windows 8 pre-installed (plus bloatware), and my ...
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how do I install phpmyadmin on windows server 2012 from scratch

how do I install phpmyadmin on windows server 2012 from scratch?? I dont even know where to begin this. I tried but it didn't work out. What else do I need to install in order to make this work? I do ...
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Unable to install Java Runtime Environment (ver 7 update 65)

Background: I am trying to setup PyDev on Eclipse Luna. I have managed to download and installed Eclipse Luna. But on start up, it said I need to download and install latest Java Runtime Environment. ...
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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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Creating a Windows 8.1 install USB on a Mac - for install on an Intel NUC (non-Mac)

How do you create a Windows 8.1 install USB using a Mac (OS X 10.9.5), to install on a non-Mac, an Intel NUC? Is this the same process as using Bootcamp to create a Windows installation USB? Does it ...
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Windows 8.1 Update 1 showing activation error

I have installed Windows 8.1 Update 1 Pro Version a few weeks back on my desktop computer running 64 bit version of the OS. The OS was running perfectly fine until today when it started showing ...
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Install .dl_ Files

I'm trying to install a Ricoh printer and the drivers are a bunch of compressed .dll files. How would I install that? I've googled and can't figure out how to install a printer with .dl_ files.
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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 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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haproxy configuration errors

Here's my configuration global log /dev/log local0 log 127.0.0.1 local1 notice maxconn 4096 user haproxy group haproxy daemon defaults log ...
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How to cancel a pending .NET 3.5 Installation on Windows Server 2012?

I tried to install a HP printer driver package that obviously needed .NET 3.5. The installation failed for some reason and I canceled it. Now, on login of all users, the system tries to finish the ....
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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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How exactly does one install `.egg` files?

When I tried downloading the Sphinx installer here, my computer couldn’t find a default application to run the installer. easy_install doesn’t work either. I’m running Python 2.7 but only have ...
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How to always trust software during install?

I am installing a program, and I keep getting this prompt: Would you like to install this device software? Name: Juno LTD. Jungo Connectivity Publisher: Atmel Norway [✓] Always trust software from "...
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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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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 passage, 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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Problems using .cab with every installer

Using several installers, I get errors related to missing .cab files: The cabinet file 'product.cab' required for this installation is corrupt and cannot be used and The cabinet file 'disk1....
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Failed to restart Windows 8.1 after installed Visual Studio 2015

First time I installed Visual Studio 2015 community update 1 partially success.(Some features failed to install) But i can still running it. But when I tried to run coding, it shows Error LNK1171 ...
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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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OEM Windows 7 key with downloaded ISO?

I'm going to reinstall my Windows 7, but when I bought this PC it came with Windows 7 preinstalled and the product key is on a sticker on the PC's case. I have downloaded a Windows 7 Home Premium ISO ...
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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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Installing Windows XP from USB pen drive

I want to install Windows XP on my desktop computer (only XP), but my CD drive is not working. I've only found installation tutorials on how to install it on the pen drive rather than from the pen ...
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Microsoft Web Platform Installer frozen while installing MySQL

I am trying to install Wordpress using Microsoft's web platform installer. I went to the Microsoft website and downloaded the installer, and it walked me through the installation. I was prompted to ...
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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 ...
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burn solaris10 iso to USB drive for install

I'm trying to install solaris to a computer without cdrom. here is what I have now: solaris10 iso got from the sun site(grub installed). a running archlinux x86_64 installation. a running Windows 7 ...
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Windows 8.1 installation - partitions

I downloaded and burnt windows 8.1 from MSDN, but during installation I noticed that when I formatted and deleted particular partitions they won't merge into one as in windows 7 installation (as far ...
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Is it possible to install Wamp within Sandboxie?

Is it possible to install WampServer within the Sandboxie sandbox for Windows 7 (SP1 64-bit)? If it only works for either the 32-bit or 64-bit version of WampServer, and you know, please include that ...
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Installing SourceTree from command line

Alright so I want to make a bat script that automates installing and setting up many programs, SourceTree too. Problem is I didn't find any way to set it up and install it from the CLI (using command ...
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Cannot boot Windows 8 install cd in uefi mode

I have a Toshiba Satellite that came with windows 8 pre-installed on it. After foolishly wiping the HDD, I acquired a Windows 8 install disk. My problem is that the computer will skip attempting to ...
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Another Windows 7 install freezing

I have a Lenovo Thinkpad T510 which has been runing Windows 7 32bits for almost two years now. For some reason, the system got dusty and slow so I backed-up my data intending to format my HDD and ...
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How to install Debian from a USB drive?

I've got a shining new x64 laptop running Windows 7 and I want to dual boot Debian stable. I've installed Ubuntu on loads of laptops in the past using a USB drive, but I can't find decent ...
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Install ruby without root access on CentOS

I'm on a clean CentOS install without sudo-rights. I had installed ruby-build locally and then tried to install Ruby 2.3.1 with ruby-build 2.3.1 ~/.local/opt/ruby-2.3.1. I got this error The Ruby ...
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Adobe Reader DC Update - Newer Version already installed

Machine I'm currently working on Windows 7 Enterprise x64 with company image HP EliteOne 800 G2 AIO The user has a corporate webapp that is supposed to display reports in PDF form using ...
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Windows 7 can't open Excel 2010 .xlsm files?

I just reinstalled Windows 7. When I installed Office 2010 I deselected some components to save disk space. Now, I can't open xlsm files. I would like to know which components in the Office ...
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Turn on and off cycle

I bought all the parts to build a pc. I put the whole thing together and turned it on, but then it just started turning on and off. I unplugged everything except for the motherboard and processor and ...
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Install a 64 bit OS from within a 32 bit OS

I am trying to install windows 7 64 bit to be alongside a windows vista 32 bit OS (dual boot). I have tried doing this by booting the CD but when setup gets so far the system does a hard reboot when ...
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Installing IOS on Dell A860 [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Running iOS app on Windows NT4 I want to install IOS on my Dell A860 laptop. Is it possible to install IOS on dell laptop?
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Installing .NET Framework 4.5.2 for Windows 8

I've been trying to install .NET Framework 4.5.2 in my laptop (Windows 8 OS) so I can install Visual Studio Community 2015. I've tried installing it through Windows update but it just fails to ...
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Windows 8 screen resolution on a acer aspire one 1366x768

I have just installed windows 8 on my acer aspire netbook, I made sure I had the required resolution of 1366x768. Once installed I can not get 1024x768, I tried downloading and installing the win 7 ...
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Create UEFI-bootable DVD with Windows 8.1 iso

I'm trying to set up a UEFI-boot of Windows 8.1. However, I seem to be unable to install it with a USB drive (previous question), and when I try to install with a DVD (the same iso), I don't get the ...
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Windows 8 upgrade to windows 8.1 RTM fails with error code 0x101 - 0x2000C

I have a MSDN Subscription and downloaded Windows 8.1 RTM today. It fails to install. After mounting the ISO and installing (with a Windows 8.1 Pro product code), selecting "Keep my apps and ...
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Eclipse does not find JDK or JRE

I am trying to install eclipse and Java on my computer. I installed both JDK 7u80 and JRE7u80 fine, and have downloaded eclipse, but when I run the eclipse application, it shows this error: A JRE or ...
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Installing Windows 7 via USB gives “CD/DVD drive device driver is missing” error

Apparently a lot of people have had this problem but I've tried all their solutions and came up with nothing. I'm trying to install Windows 7 64-bit SP1 via USB on an ADATA SP550 SSD with an ASUS ...
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Can't install Visual Studio 2013 Update 5 or Visual Studio 2015

I trying update my VS2013 instance to Update 5 but when click on online installer don't do anything in my %temp% setup write this log: [194C:1964][2016-06-10T15:54:58]i001: Burn v3.7.3424.0, Windows ...
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Linux-mint MATE installation failure

Question Looking for guidance on next steps from the current situation. Read on... Issue #1 Getting error when installing Linux Mint MATE. No number/code is provided. It simply says that it was ...
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How do I verify a Microsoft Visual C++ Redistributable installation

I recently installed a (digitally signed) program and the installer launched an internally packaged Microsoft Visual C++ redistributable installer halfway in. I scanned the program and checked its ...
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Problems installing e2fsprogs with apk on Alpine Linux

I'm trying to install the package e2fsprogs with apk in Alpine Linux running on a raspberry pi and I get this message: $ apk add e2fsprogs ERROR: unsatisfiable constraints: e2fsprogs (missing): ...