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Recovered from LogonUI.exe Start up Error and its repercussions

Uses: Windows 7 SP1; Dell Optiplex 380; I had got the Error message below while logging and recovered from it using System Restore from Dell's System Repair option. LogonUI.exe - Bad Image ...
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Export MS-Word drawings to TIFF and EPS

I have some drawings in my docx file. These drawing were accomplished by use of MS Word 2010 win and 2011 mac drawing features. I am now required to export them separately in TIFF and EPS format. I ...
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vcredist_x86.exe will not install Cannot install/register msvcr120.dll [duplicate]

I've been having problems with a couple of games on Steam saying they need the file msvcr120.dll. I searched the web and found that I need to install Visual C++ and found several links to the install ...
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Prevent USB device to be used by specific application in Windows 7

I am developing a Windows 7 application that uses Microsoft Kinect, plugged via USB. This device also includes a microphone, and everytime I use Skype and plug in the Kinect, Windows 7 automatically ...
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Using Bluetooth speaker with wireless mouse dongle

I just bought a Bluetooth speaker. It works fine with my smartphone and I want a way to also use it with my desktop PC. I have a dongle for my Microsoft mouse. Will these dongles serve as Bluetooth ...
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Unable to reboot my newly built PC

I built a new PC but I realized from even before installing Windows 7 that my PC does not reboot pushing the "reset" button on the case. I managed to install an OS by hard booting it. Now this PC is ...
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My L3 cache size showing zero in wmic (cmd)

I purchased a desktop system which has 6 MB Cache. When I checked the L3 cache in the BIOS I didn't find a L3 cache. I the tried to use another method in from the command line to confirm the L3 cache ...
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Does Windows 7 deployed via the Microsoft Deployment Toolkit still require activation within 30 days?

I am learning how to use the Microsoft Deployment Toolkit and am experimenting with Windows System Image Manager. At work, we normally use MAK keys to activate our Windows 7 installations. I know ...
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all .exe programs have been replaced with Notepad, including Command Prompt and Regedit [duplicate]

I was trying to see a file on Notepad yesterday and, afterwards, every .exe program on my computer turned into a Notepad document. I've searched around both Super User and the internet and everything ...
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SAMSUNG 24" LT24D390SW, Different resolutions stop some menu settings from working [closed]

Ayo, I play CS:GO and whenever I chose a non native resolution I believe game-mode comes on automatically and this prevents my AMD settings from working properly. I would love to have the method of ...
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Notepad takes a long time to open Font Options

I have been running Windows 7 Ultimate though Bootcamp on Mac OSX Mountain Lion for about 3 years, but this has not been a problem until about a 8 months ago. I've ignored it for a while since the ...
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Blue Yeti Forces Itself as Default Speaker (Windows)

I have a Blue Yeti Microphone and I have an extremely annoying problem, no matter what I do, every time I reboot my PC it forces itself as my default speaker. I want my VIA definition audio as my ...
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Windows 7 computer will not run any program outside of Win7 compatibility mode [closed]

Any program I run, including the web browser I'm on now, although presumably not Windows Explorer, will not run if that program has not been changed to have it start in compatibility mode for Windows ...
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RAID 0 now showing as “unallocated”

I have a 6TB RAID 0 consisting of 2x3TB WD Red drives. It's been working fine but recently I went on my PC (which was still turned on and had been for a few weeks) and the whole partition was showing ...
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Windows 7, cpu at 100%, netsh.exe, node.exe

I'm having a strange problem with my cpu usage. I've seen similar complaints elsewhere, but no real solution. Whatever software I am using, my CPU seems to max out to 100% with seemingly useless ...
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How to share files between a desktop and a laptop using WiFi? [closed]

I want to know how to share files between a desktop and a Laptop using WiFi. I have a TP-Link router and my desktop is connected to it with an Ethernet cable and the laptop is connected wirelessly.
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Windows 7 Professional: Can't add New Users

I'm working with a computer that won't allow me to create new user accounts. I managed to use a LinuxLive USB and removed the password to one admin account, and unlock/enable the other admin account. ...
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Accessing name-based virtual host from an Android device

I have several name-based virtual hosts running on my local Apache 2.2 server on my Windows PC. Now, I would also like to access these virtual hosts from a remote device connected to my PC by WiFi ...
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How to analyse and read scan logfiles?

I was suspicious about adware so I performed AdwCleaner and the results were the following. I removed everything showed on the scan except registry files. I removed only one registry file [Speedbit ...
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Need command to edit a service's log on to Local System Account

When you right click a service in services.msc and go to properties and Log On, it lets you change it to Local System account, how can I switch to that setting with a batch command, I want to switch ...
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Emoji icon fragments rendering on desktop - Win7 [closed]

I have experienced these emoji fragments appearing on my screen recently after browsing facebook. What should I do? When I reboot, they disappear, but when I browse again, they appear again after I ...
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Which file is the boot critical file that is corrupt/damaged?

Trying to figure out which file needs to be repaired. Running windows x64 home premium I don't have a optical drive on the laptop, but have sub drives.windo The startup repair log says: Bugcheck ...
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How to dual-boot Fedora and Windows 7 Pro on X220?

I have a kind of simple question, but I past the last 3 days trying to find a full guide for this, and every one that I tried was saying something different. My question is: How do I install Fedora ...
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Desktop Windows 7 computer not going to sleep reliably

I did already read this similar question: Why won't my computer go to sleep automatically? In fact, from that question, I learned how to run a diagnostic, powercfg -energy. Here are the results: ...
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Lower maximum capacity of external hard drive

I am attempting to make the maximum size of my seagate hard drive smaller (it is 5TB and I want it to be 2TB). I have a blu ray player that onlys sees 2<=TB drives. I have tried all of the ...
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How to raid 0 on laptop

I Have N56 laptop, so i decided to upgrade it using pair of 250gb ssd drives(the secondary could attached instead of optical drive). Now i want raid them to increase the performance. after some ...
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Services don't have MySQL Server. How to run it?

I need to run MySQL Server on a new for me laptop. There's Windows 7. And MySQL have been installed on it. In order to verify this, I opened the Programs and Features window and saw it there: But ...
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I can't run .bat and .cmd files with start command (Windows 7)

I can run .bat and .cmd files typing his names in windows console, but if I run with start "" file.bat I get this error: System can't run specified program. I have tested with a very simple file ...
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No HDMI option in sound playback devices

I'm using an off-lease refurbished HP 6005 small form factor PC running Windows 7 with an integrated ATI HD 4200 GPU. The HD output port is displayport, so I bought an adapter to hook up to my TV. ...
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Windows 7 - Combine Details view with Other view

Like the title says, I'm looking for a way to combine the Details view in Windows Explorer with any of the other views that Windows offers (Large icons, Medium icons etc). Both Windows XP and Vista ...
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Is there any way to find out the motherboard for my dell e6420 without opening the machine? [duplicate]

Is there any way to find out the motherboard for my dell e6420 without opening the machine? I want to find out the maximum and type of ram.
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my printer CLP 325 samsung not lifting paper. is it because toners are dried up

CLP 325 printer does not lift paper. All toners showing red lights. the printer has not been in use for 6 months. I took out each toner and put it back after shaking it. there is no paper jam. pls ...
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My Volume automatically goes up without me doing anything [on hold]

I'm not sure if its my headset ( Roccat Kave 5.1 ) or if windows is playing games with me. I'm using Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium Edition Service Pack 1 (build 7601), 64-bit so if anyone has ...
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Blue Screen System Crash Windows 7 32/bit Can´t boot system

I am using an Acer Laptop 5720 - O/S Windows 7/32 bit. A Windows update was running and was at around Step 2 in Progress when the Laptop power button was pressed and the Laptop switched off - BLUE ...
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Cannot load Windows 7 Starter on Acer Aspite One D270-1865

My AA1 started running erratically a few weeks ago. First the USB ports went dead. I uninstalled and reinstalled the drivers. No luck. Then the machine started freezing. This happened about a ...
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Guardian - Itau bank error keyboard windows 7

I installed the software Guardian and now my keyboard is in error. I type and all character are uppercase, but my keyboard key caps-lock is not active, it is as if my shift key was pressed. I don't ...
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What is KB3022345 [closed]

does anyone know what KB3022345 really does? Microsoft is trying to hide the reason like always but we want to know the truth. What all is it tracking? I have searched a lot but no good answers ...
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Triple boot 3 OS's on 3 separate SSD's

I am attempting to set up a system with 3 separate OS's (Windows 7, 8.1, and 10 TP) all on three separate SSD's. I can currently boot into each one if I use a boot override via the UEFI BIOS on my ...
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Excel 2013 cannot open XLS or XLSX when an XLS or XLSX email attachment is open

I have Office 2013 installed running on Windows 7, both are fully patched. Excel 2013 can open multiple spreadsheets OK until an email attachment is open, once excel has opened an attachment I can no ...
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How do I create a directory with a trailing space?

I'm using Windows 7 and need, for reasons outside my control, to create a directory ending in a single space. It will contain various files and subdirectories. I have attempted md and rename, also ...
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In which Windows startup mode should I scan for adware? [duplicate]

I think my Acer Windows 7 64-bit PC is infected with adware because even though I customize my browser settings within seconds it changes to the previous setting. Also the message Not Responding shows ...
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Delete old windows / program files from second drive?

My pc has a bunch of extra drives in it. Most of them contain old copies of windows and program files. My pc is called "PC", and my admin user is called "Tim". I've assigned ownership of these second ...
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A configuration window is shown, every time I start Word?

Every time I start Word 2007 , I get a configuration progress window as shown in the following screen shot . please any solution ? I think this is happened when I installed Microsoft office 2013 and ...
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Installing updates on new installation of Windows 7, display turns off [on hold]

Yesterday I started to reinstall Windows 7 32-bit version on my computer. I got to the point where I needed to install the updates, and so I downloaded and installed them, and after restarting the ...
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JavaScript error on embedded Internet Explorer

I have a wallboard setup to display statistics in the office, however the widget that uses embedded Internet Explorer keeps coming up with a JavaScript error. The error can be closed without ...
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Is it possible to configure windows 7 x64 machine as a NFS server?

Aim: I want to mount a windows directory with read only permissions on linux machine without typing in windows credentials. I know it's risky but I am not concerned about the security here since both ...
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Some basic questions about Processor and OS? [on hold]

I need an explanation, I have a computer with a processor : Intel Core i7-3770 CPU @ 3.40 Ghz 3.40 Ghz Does this mean I have two processors with a clock rate 3.40 Ghz each ?? Is this a Core ...
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How to clear screen on Python 3.4.2 shell?

I am trying to clear the screen on python 3.4.2 shell, I used clear screen, clear(), cls, clrscr etc. But no one is working, Please let me know the command to clear the screen.
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How can I use Nirsoft ProduKey to get the Windows licenses/versions running on our LAN?

I understand from reading this blog post that I should be able to use Nirsoft ProduKey to get the Windows licenses/versions running on our LAN. I have downloaded it, and set it to scan our LAN and I ...
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Is there any way to stop specific sites appearing in browser history? [duplicate]

I am using Firefox and Chrome. There a few websites only which I don't want anyone to know I visit. But they appear in browser history or when I start typing they also come as auto complete. I have ...