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BSOD - Hollow file with actual size

I was working in VS 2012 on a cpp file when I got a BSOD. When the pc turned back on, I couldn't see the contents of the file again. These are the details: when I open the file I was working on ...
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How Do I run Visual C++ 6 IDE on Windows Vista or higher?

Visual C++ 6 is crashing when opening a project or using the "open" file menu, how can I 'force' VC++6 to work under windows 7 without a Windows XP emulator / virtual machine / Windows XP Mode?
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Poor SSD speed result on Windows 7 x64 after an update - only 10% of disk speed?

I recently installed Windows 7 x64 Professional and full package of software when I noticed that system became unresponsive. After debugging a while I noticed the disk read/write speed was dropped ...
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I have problems instaling vcredist_x86 on win7

When i try to instal it it gives me this error,it says that vcredist_x86 isnt installed properly,and when i try to install it manually i cant,it gives me the same error. Problem Event Name: BEX ...
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Windows 7 32-bit, Ergo Mouse installation issue: “The application has failed to start because its side-by-side configuration is incorrect.”

I have a fresh installation of Windows 7 32-bit (updated through the system and Windows Update) and I need to install an Ergo525 mouse. The mouse is working properly, is recognized by Windows 7 as ...
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Windows 7 has trouble installing software with Visual C++ 2005 & 2008

I have been reinstalling Windows 7 over and over again on an ASUS P5lD2 2Gb Ram 3Ghz P4 because it ultimately loses the contents of "Turn Windows Features On or Off" after I install software like ...
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safely remove java, .net, visual c++, MSXML

I have java, .net, visual c++, MSXML preinstalled on my new windows 7 laptop. In the past I've found I don't use java or .NET for any essential applications and have uninstalled them. is there a way ...
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`msdia80.dll` is installed in the root folders of two drives

I have 2 HD partitions as C: and D:, and msdia80.dll is present in the root folders of both drives. I have read the article by Microsoft about this issue, but there is no VC folder in my PC under ...