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Enable ping response in windows embedded standard 7

I would like to enable ping response in WES7 but I didn't add Firewall package in answer file. Is there a way to enable ping response without needing to add firewall package??? I tried pinging but WES ...
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Windows keeps mounting network share on reboot

We have a laboratory instrument running Windows Embedded Standard (not sure if it should have been tagged windows-embedded-7 or windows-embedded-2009 since the Windows edition is described only as ...
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Cannot install IE11 on Windows Embedded Standard 7

I have downloaded the 'full' installer for IE11 (IE11-Windows6.1-x64-en-us.exe). The page here lists prerequisties that are required to install IE11: https://support.microsoft.com/en-ca/kb/2847882 ...
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Windows 7 Embedded always runs explorer.exe on boot despite registry being set to run nothing

I have my value of Shell in HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Winlogon set as completely blank, but explorer.exe still runs on boot. Why would this be?
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What can cause images to not show in HTML Help (chm files) if UAC is Enabled in Windows Embedded Standard 7?

(Copied from http://stackoverflow.com/questions/36452561/what-can-cause-image-to-not-show-in-html-help-chm-files-if-uac-is-enabled-in-w , it seems like the topic is a better fit for SU) On a computer ...
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How to do offline update of Windows Embedded Standard 7 to Service Pack 1

I'm having a hard time figuring out the best way to install Service Pack 1 and update a Windows Embedded Standard 7 (WES7) machine that are not connected to any network. I haven't found much ...
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System/Console Beep delayed after (re)booting the system

I have a specific system where, whenenver I try to generate a Beep after a system reboot, it takes between 5 and 20 seconds for the first beep comes through. The System I see this behavior in is an ...
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Shortcut file not always starting when shortcut key is pressed

At my company we have small workstations ~13 inch with touchscreen. The operating system is: Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 6.1.7601 Service Pack 1 Build 7601 The workstations have 5 buttons on ...
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Windows Thin PC hangs for 2+ minutes after pressing CTRL + ALT + DELETE

Domain environment. We've got about 400 to 500 Windows Thin PC (aka windows 7 embedded). Across several models of PCs, even my local hyperV VM, after a reboot or a fresh boot you get to the CTRL ALT ...
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I need to repair SSD (RAW)

My SSD drive was working perfectly (Not primary) after a while the drive stops connecting and every time I try to access it, I get a message saying Ii need to reformat the Drive, knowing there is so ...
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Windows Embedded Compact 7 Registry File execution on cold startup

on Windows Embedded CE 6 we had to save our Reg Files to \Application and on Cold Start (factory reset) the Reg Files where executed and so we could set the used NTP Server, Time Zones VNC Password ...
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Windows 7 Embedded

After installing Win 7 with all updates, and setting fbwfmgr to enabled, I get a "publisher cannot be verified" message when opening cmd.exe, notepad.exe, etc. If I set fgwfmgr to disabled, the ...
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Double click in any listbox in windows applications

I am facing a weird issue while double click in windows 7 embedded OS. Consider a listbox having several items and offers a double click functionality to open an item to show more details in separate ...
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Will MessageboxDefaultReply stop critical windows error messages appearing?

Developing a Windows Embedded Standard 7 kiosk machine with a locked down custom shell. I would like to stop messageboxes appearing. I would like to use MessageboxDefaultReply, however I would like ...
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Windows embedded standard 7: Why won't keyboard filter appear in group policy? and can I add keyboard filter to OS without reinstalling WES7

I have an operating system image already created, all the features installed. For some reason keyboard filter does not appear in group policy editor, after I did add it to the distribution share and ...
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How to reliably trigger “color scheme performance” popup in Windows 7?

This question is specifically about Windows Embedded Standard 7, however I believe it is relevant for non-embedded Windows 7 also. I am using an i7-2600 / i7-2600K with Intel HD2000/HD3000 graphics. ...
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MT29F2G08ABBEAH4:E(Micron) Nand Flash Boot issue with IMX-51(WINCE7) [closed]

We were using IMX51 EVK for the development of the software all these days and now we have customized our hardware according to our application and we have included NAND flash for storing the ...
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Upgrading 7 Embedded to SP1

I have approximately 100 devices out in the field with Windows 7 Embedded installed. I have a requirement to upgrade the IE version to a newer version (10 or 11), for this I need to update the ...
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Stop 0x0000007B on Intel US15W with PATA/IDE

Usually when people get STOP 0x0000007B, it's caused by missing AHCI/RAID drivers. I've run into the opposite. My WES7 image boots perfectly from a system with AHCI/RAID, but when I try it on a system ...
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Touch components does not work for the first two minutes after logon with custom shell

I am having the same issue as described in this post. As that issue went unanswered for years, I figured I'd see if anyone has gotten closer to solving this. The issue is that if we run windows with ...
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Included driver not installed after generalize

My image contains a driver (intel) for the graphics in a system. After deployment Windows still choses the Standard VGA driver. Manually changing the driver works, without any complaints about signing ...
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Update Windows 7 Embedded

I have Windows 7 Embedded x64. Recently I tried to do the updates, but saw that nothing happens when i click on the button check for updates. What may be the problem? 3 months ago I did the updates ...
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No incoming connections allowed to Windows 7 Embedded

The PC with which I have network troubles has Windows 7 Embedded (WES). From this PC it's possible to connect to other machines and devices through different ports, but this machine doesn't allow ...
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Windows 7 Embedded Default Password

I'm looking for the Admin_Maintenance default password for Windows 7 Embedded. Does anyone know it? Or know where I can look for it?
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WES7 - Custom Shell - How to Install Dependencies

Summary Using the Image Configuration Editor for Windows Embedded Standard 7, how can I install applications before a custom shell is started? Background I'm designing an unattended image for ...
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Enabling welcome screen Windows 7 Embedded

I want the list of available users (without the hidden admin account etc) displayed. To facilitate an easier login experience. Things I have tried: Security policy editor: secpol | Local Policies ...
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Accessing H_KEY_LOCAL_MACHINE key on Windows Embedded Standard 7 without admin privileges

I have an application that needs to read some keys form a registry stored on H_KEY_LOCAL_MACHINE. This application works with no problems when the administrator is logged in, when a regular user is ...
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HORM with a writable partition

To achieve faster boot/shutdown times, as well as securing the data of the operating system, I wish to utilize UWF with HORM (Hibernate Once, Resume Many). However, a requirement for HORM is that ...
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MS13-081 doesn't update Usbser.sys on Win7 Embedded

When deploying updates for MS13-081, on multiple systems running Windows 7 Embedded SP1 x64, Usbser.sys is not being updated as it should be according to the KB Article. An affected system reports ...
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How to disable lockdown features for administrators/specific users?

Using ELM you can disable modifier keys (such as Win, Alt, etc), but this seems to affect all users, including me. Is there a way to allow logged-in admins to bypass lockdown features?
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Can't change system locale in Embedded Standard 7

I have Windows Embedded Standard 7 US English, but for one application I need to change language for non-unicode programs, so that it displays correctly. When I go to Region and Language, ...
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Installing a Windows Embedded Standard 7 image on a compact flash (CF) card

Using the Image Configuration Editor tool which comes with Windows Embedded Standard 7, I'm creating an answer file to install on a Mini-ATX board whose main storage drive is a CF card. While I'm ...
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why would running apache as a service produce different results when simply starting it from the command line

I have a .php script that produces different results when apache is launched as a service, as compared to when apache is simply started from the command line with httpd.exe. I have checked things ...
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How can I change Windows 7 Embedded desktop background?

I have just taken delivery of an HP t510 Thin Client, which I am currently configuring. However, for the default auto-logon user account, I cannot figure out how to change the desktop background. I ...
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Have a way to run EWF on Windows 7 not embedded?

I'm using Windows 7 Embedded in a computer just because the EWF, but I'm having some problems with my apllication running on W7E that doesn't matter right now. So I want to know if it possible run ...
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Windows 7 USB/DVD Download Tool Fails For Embedded 7

Windows embedded compact 7 ISO, Size 7.76 GB with 16GB USB storage. Steps Tried: Formatted USB drive as described here. Followed the same procedure of installing "regular" Windows 7 from a USB. ...
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Is it possible to install Canon EOS T3 Camera Drivers on Windows 7 Embedded

I have a computer running Windows 7 Embedded. It's an embedded system that will be used in a industrial setting. It needs to be connected to a Canon EOS camera and download pictures from the camera. ...
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Windows 7 OK button on Copy To dialog doesn't copy profile

So I am attempting to copy a User Profile to the default profile. I am using WinSpy++ to enable the disabled "Copy To" button - this process works on a stock laptop I have here. However, this does ...
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Invoke 'Rate My Computer' performance process

I am creating a re-deployable Windows 7 Embedded WIM image. In audit mode I have configured it to be as I want and run the sysprep process to generalise the image before capturing it. All this works ...
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NVIDIA CUDA on Windows Compact Embedded 7

Is there a way to use NVIDIA CUDA in Windows Embedded Compact 7? I'm currently working on a system that processes video and would like to change from Windows 7 to Windows CE 7. However, I'm not sure ...
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Silent install of .NET 4.0 on Windows Embedded Standard 7

I want to perform a silent install of the .NET 4.0 framework on a Windows Embedded Standard 7 installation. This means I want to use the Image Configuration Editor (ICE) to perform this. I already ...
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Windows Embedded Compact 7 - No fonts at all

I just made an system image using VS2008 Platform Biulder, everything looks fine, but there is one serious problem. 'Font' folder is empty, in my app i cant create fonts at all, any 'new Font(name, ...
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Is there a comprehensive list of Windows 7 Embedded Package Dependencies?

I am creating a new Windows Embedded 7 image and I am at the stage of selecting packages to include in the image. In the process, I am trying to disable some bloated, annoying packages (Application ...
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How to connect thin clients to a windows network?

I have a few new HP t574o thin clients that have windows 7 embedded edition pre-installed. I want them to be able to connect to our existing network which has a windows 7 ultimate edition machine ...
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Reconfigure a Windows Embedded 7 device to allow changes to be saved

We use a samsung screen with a built in pc running windows embedded 7. When we set this up a year ago, we change some settings to prevent the computer having any changes saved when it was shut down. ...
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What could cause the CPU Maximum Frequency to dip to 0% for several seconds?

I am testing a .NET application that has advanced GUI capabilities. One specific action takes a long time to complete, up to 5 seconds. While watching the standard Windows Resource Monitor, I noticed ...
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Resolution “scaled down”, need to move mouse to edges to navigate the desktop

I have installed Windows 7 Embedded Standard on a machine running an Intel E6xx. When in Windows the desktop is severely cut off, only displaying approx 600x400, even though I have set the resolution ...
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HP ThinClient ME06

we just purchased a HP Thinclient, I think the name was ME06 and seems to run quite well for it's size and speed, we have however one issue, every time it reboots it goes back to the original settings ...
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Synchronous command to restart pc

In my Windows Embedded 7 Standard installation, I'm setting an environment variable using the synchronous command REG ADD "HKLM\SYSTEM\ControlSet001\Control\Session Manager\Environment" /v Name /t ...
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Deploying Windows Embedded Standard with MDT - Missing language pack during installation

I'm trying to deploy a Windows Embedded 7 Standard (WE7S) image, which was created with the Image Creation Editor (ICE). I achieved a working hands-free installation from a USB-Flash-Drive of this ...