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CounterStrike Just-In-Time Debugger Error

CounterStrike 1.6 Game has been showing error message and force close. I uninstalled Game and after that I couldn't install it again. So I thought I should remove it from "Uninstall" dir of registry. ...
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Reinstall Windows 7 Embedded

I have a Lenovo Thin Client (ThinkCenter M32). Yesterday when I started the thin client I got following message. File:\Windows\System32\drivers\WRkrn.sys Status: Ox0000225 Info: Windows ...
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Cannot access bitlocker files

I've recently received a new Windows 7 64 bit machine. My bitlocker protected flash usb stick will unlock on the new machine but I cannot read the files as they've all become '.XML' files. The usb ...
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Why is NirSoft's BlueScreenView not displaying anything?

Win 7 64 bit here. Going to System → Advanced System Settings → Advanced → Startup and Recovery → Settings, I have Write an event to the system log checked and Write debugging ...
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How do I get wget to grab the specific directory I want multiple levels down from the home page?

I have a website, lets call it WEB I am trying to get the directory and everything under it from WEB/a/b/ I don't want anything from a/ but I want b/ and whatever else it may link to (the furthest may ...
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Multiple “Another Display Not Detected” showing on Screen Resolution screen

On a ThinkPad T540P on a dock with two monitors attached to said dock, one through VGA cord one through HDMI. I've tried disabling the NVIDIA drivers in Device Manager and that eliminates one of the "...
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Using Samba to share a folder from a Linux guest with a Linux host in VirtualBox

I have a VirtualBox vm (Slackware 13.1) which runs a samba share. I just moved that vm from a Windows 7 host to a Linux host (Slackware 14.1). But now I cannot reach the share anymore. Why? That's ...
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Boot Repair Disc : GPT detected

Today, I decided to format my whole system and installed win7 first for which i created two partitions one for c drive and other for keeping my data and remaining space unallocated. After this ...
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GPT option is not available in Rufus

I am trying to install Windows 7 x64 via USB stick but the option of GPT partition scheme isn't there! I have only MBR option. I am using Windows XP SP3 cause it's the only one available for setup ...
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Windows became a black and white frame with full inner transparency when dragging it

I am using a 64 bit windows 7 with Intel 2600 processor and a gigabyte durable series motherboard. My monitor resolution is 1920 x 1080. Recently I notice my window,s become a black and white frame ...
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Delay with ipp prining in windows 7

Delay with ipp prining in windows 7 After disabling auto detection from IE its working fine with windows 7. I am looking for solution without disabling auto detection settings. Its ok with windows ...
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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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Editing a group policy to allow someone to print on a colored printer

I work for a service desk and recently took a call about someone not being able to print from a colored printer. They are able to print on the printer, however everything comes out as black and white. ...
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Change of system locale to japanese breaks windows NLS data

If I change the system locale to Japanese or Chinese (simplified) on my virtual machine with Windows 7, I'm prompted to reboot and the following screen appears: I have a previous system to revert ...
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How can I tell if my graphics card is dying or if my drivers are incorrect?

I have a Sapphire Radeon 6870HD GPU. When I was doing some non-intensive stuff on my PC earlier today it crashed, and whenever it boots it: Goes through the windows spash screen Displays the '...
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Is 100% sRGB standard gamut or wide gamut?

I just want to make sure. I have learned my lesson with high gamut monitors, like the HP LP2475 that was 92% NTSC, totally over-saturated and impossible for normal use. Now I see the Thinkpad ...
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Have to Unlock password on hard drive on Dell Optiplex 745 series

I have a Dell Optiplex 745 series Desktop PC. When I start the PC it asks for the password for hard drive. The whole message is following: Hard disk #***9RW0GKNY-595B is protected by a password. ...
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Is there a way to get a del operation to the clipboard?

Lets say I have a text editor containing the line Hel|lo Mark (consider the pipe as beeing the Cursor) by pasting something before prepared in, I want to make the result be i.e.: Helga and| Mark ...
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How to decode/print the Windows Backup catalogue files *.WBCAT

This question was asked about 4 years ago but has never received an answer! I want to check exactly what files have been backed up in one Backup run, and hence whether any files that I want backed up ...
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C:\Users Folder shared by default with everyone?- Security Fault?Compromised data?

yesterday i was very confused about finding out, that my C:\Users Folder under Windows 7 are fully shared. So i googeld out and found this TechNet article: https://technet.microsoft.com/de-de/library/...
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running an html page on localhost from another html page

I'm using this Google Developer javascript to read the next event in my calendar. (https://developers.google.com/google-apps/calendar/quickstart/js) It works fine by using http://localhost:8000/...
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Software closing itself as soon as it opens. Only with a regular user

I've seen that there have been many people who have reported an issue like the one i'm having right now but i'll explain you in detail what is happening. My problem occurs at work with an specific ...
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Swapping out motherboard and video card, will I need to reinstall Windows 7

I am swapping out a Gigabyte GA-970-UD3 to a Gigabyte GA-990FXA-UD3, as well as a sapphire hd 5450 for a dual x sapphire hd 7970 oc. My question is will i need to reinstall Windows 7? And if so would ...
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Trying to access e-learning but getting error saying “Error initilializing communications with LMS”

Does anyone know how to solve this problem when accessing e-learning? I'm not sure if this is a Java related error. I've followed whatever the e-learning's instruction about this and I have ...
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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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Refresh user's template folder

I have created new per-user file templates (not Office but plain text) for myself in %APPDATA%\Microsoft\Windows\Templates and I expected them to show up in Windows Explorer's context menu, under the ...
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Remotely changing hard drive boot order, windows 7

I have one workstation chassis with two hard drives. Depending on which one I boot from, I get one of two different operating systems: both are windows 7, but they have different static IPs, serve ...
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Cannot uninstall internet explorer 11 (windows 7) [duplicate]

This question is not about removing a virus. I tried removing the virus using all of the methods recommended by various websites for several hours. This is about how to uninstall/reinstall IE 11 ...
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Windows 7 driver installation on new hard drive not going well

I had to do a reinstall of windows 7 on a new hard drive. Device Manager told me I needed to download Standard VGA Graphics adapter, Ethernet Controller, Network Controller, PCI Simple Communications ...
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How to disable a USB port

For our RF Test Positioner System (illustrative example) I need to add a software-controlled fan. I would like to add a fan like this and simply turn off it's USB-power to turn the fan on & off. ...
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Access 2013 32bit Crashes in Windows 7 but not Server 2012 R2

I converted a 97 Access database to Access 2013 32bit. The database now crashes in Windows 7 but works fine in Windows 2012 R2. If I copy the database to the PC, the first time the database is opened,...
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Why Windows 7 professional won't list or recognize Comports and LPT printer ports?

This is most unusual and never encountered until today. I installed Windows 7 Professional on a PC. Everything works as expected but comport and LPT printers Ports. They are not listed at all in the ...
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CHange windows 7 system language [duplicate]

How can you change the system language (ie the language for the welcome screen and the default for new accounts) for a win7 computer? Google search answers that you need to have win7 Ultimate and ...
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Don't want Logged in user to change any files

We have a PC that we are setting up for a client, and the client wants us to lock down the PC as much as possible. I have a user called UserA that is the user that AutoLogs into the system. This ...
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How do I start a program with a hotkey after I started another

I want my program to start by pressing a hotkey, but only if another specific program has already been started, like for example, when I started fraps and then want to start a game after some minutes. ...
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Install 32 bit Program on 32 bit Windows 7

I've tried installing All-APIGuide on Windows 7 32 bit. (Note: My Intel I5 Processor (4690K) is 64 bit, but running 32 bit OS.) Seems to install correctly but when attempting to run get error 50003. ...
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Moving Windows 10 Hyper-V machine to Windows 7

Can a Hyper-V virtual machine (running 64-bit Ubuntu Desktop) be moved to a computer running Windows 7 Hyper-V? Are there any compatibility issues?
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Add Show/Hide hidden folders to Windows 7 context menu

Recently I've been bugged by the fact that it is so difficult to turn on "Show Hidden Files" in Windows as compared to other OS (ie. Ubuntu). I've been searching for a way to add an option to "Toggle ...
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Does Windows 10 screen PPI resizing depend on screen resolution?

For Windows 10, and Windows 7 if different: Does available intermediates/steps in PPI resizing (that renders crisp text) depend on screen resolution? I'm looking for a laptop to someone with a bit ...
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Make c:/tmp file writable

I have Apache Drill which is supposed to write to c:/tmp however it can't be done , any idea how to make c:/tmp writable on windows 7 ?
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Microsoft Office 2010 keeps freezing after Windows 7 cloning

I clone Windows 7 installation with all programs together with Microsoft Office 2010. After applying image to new PC - all Office programs freeze after a few minutes of running and I have to force ...
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System Volume Information folders : the system cannot find the file specified [duplicate]

I am working on to shrink my C drive. To do so, I need to remove my System Volume Information and defragment my drive. I have tried various versions of tutorial online yet the same happens : the ...
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Lost my windows product key and the hard drive is dead , and this has no cd : How do I recover?

I had windows 7 Professional running on this machine. I got this machine from my attic, but the key and Cd are lost. The HDD died a while ago and doesn't get detected in the BIOS. Is there anyway of ...
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Kali VM not pinging Windows 7 VM but vice versa is possible

I have installed Kali and Windows 7 VM on Virtual Oracle Box. Its pinging fine from Windows to kali but its not pinging from kali to Windows VM. Both network are on Bridged Connection. Kali IP ...
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How can I connect two (or more) Windows computers (7 + 10) for MIDI-synced performances?

Ethernet & Crossover-cables: I was about to BUY a crossover cable (not cheap), two slave a windows 10 computer to windows 7, for MIDI with REAPER, then I read "you don't need it" and "it doesn't ...
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Windows equivalent of lvm-cache

I'm going to be using Windows 7 for a few months on a custom built x86_64 Intel-based platform with Z97 motherboard. Being an avid linux user, I was wondering: does Windows have any form of ...
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Glitched start menu in classic theme after removing Windows Search

I use the classic theme in Windows 7 (SP1, 64-bit, Ultimate Edition), and have recently uninstalled the Windows Search feature via the control panel since I don't like the search box in the start menu,...
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Low disk space for shrinking even after defragmentation

To install ubuntu in my windows laptop, I need to shrink my disk space into two sections, windows C drive and unspecified space. However, given my 350Gb empty space out of 650Gb in C drive, available ...