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windows 7, All programs terminating unexpectedly

Recently i have been facing some issues with my operating system, which is a 32-bit windows 7. As far as I think these are the memory issues. When I boot my system, after some time, a message pops up, ...
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How can I solve this: “The page was not displayed because the request entity is too large.”

Win 7. I have searched the net for many weeks now and I cannot understand how to fix this. All sites I have gone to suggest that it is iis that has to be modified. It happens on one website only: ...
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How do I open a file that locked?

I need to view my ntuser.dat.LOG1 file, but I get the error that it's locked because something else has it open. How can I force Notepad or some other program to open this file. I really need to see ...
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Almost succeeding Moving Windows 7 to an SSD from Hard Disk without reinstalling

I am trying to do so and I am almost able to do so. This is how I did it Install windows on the ssd. Then, if I reboot, the SSD suddenly becomes drive C Run command prompt from windows ...
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Reject voice calls on Windows Fax?

Is there a way to reject voice calls when the line is hooked up to a fax modem on Windows Fax? Since this is a dedicated fax line, I don't want any voice calls to ring.
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Static headset USB connection

%Windows 7, X99-Deluxe, Corsair H1500 I replaced a headset who had static issues (along with bad cables that broke for a 2nd time) and replaced it with a H1500 corsair headset. The sound was REALLY ...
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Synced dropbox files on corrupt profile (Windows 7) [duplicate]

I recently encountered an error that my Windows 7 user profile was corrupt. After unsuccessfully trying many fixes I conceded to start a new profile afresh. After doing so (and thinking that I fully ...
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Non-persistence in Windows 7

I have a spare Windows 7 license, and would like to set up a small VM for use as a Jenkins slave. As things can go wrong on build systems, and I'd like to avoid cruft building up in the system, I'd ...
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batch script to rename Folders,files and along with data renaming inside a file

With the below code I am able to successfully change the renaming for Folders and files from V31 to V32, but unable to change inside the xml files from V31 to V32 with the below code. @echo off ...
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Firefox becomes unkillable, waiting on AFD driver, any suggestions?

Is anyone else having this problem? Both Skype and Firefox are freezing and becoming unkillable due to "\Driver\AFD". I'll open Firefox and it won't work, it just sits there, "Connecting...", then ...
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How do I disable auto maximize?

I use multiple monitors with multiple applications open simultaneously. I'm having this problem with only one application window (in Google Earth). When I turn maximize off on that window, and then ...
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Strange intermittent latency on one PC in my LAN

About a month or two ago my main PC (also HTPC) started having some intermittent latency issues. PC: Win7 Pro 64 TRENDnet Wireless N 450Mbps USB adapter (TEW-684UB) - connected at 2.4Ghz SABnzbd ...
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High CPU in explorer.exe while accessing folders consists of .flv files

if someone windows expert can help me to find the solution. Problem Description: High CPU usage in the Explorer.exe process when open a folder that contains corrupted .wav files in Windows 7 or in ...
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Blinking white underscore while booting

Recently I have reformatted my Corsair Neutron Series™ GTX 480GB SATA 3 6Gb/s SSD because it just stopped working; I tried to do it with the Corsair toolbox and it didn't work, I also tried with my ...
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Why isn't the proxy server isn’t responding in IE 11?

I'm having problems with Internet Explorer 11 I'm getting the message; The proxy server isn't responding and it won't connect to the Internet. Firefox works fine but other programs need ...
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Control Multi Monitor content per monitor, nvidia card

I've got setup of two Nvidia GT610 cards, and three monitors in total. I am able to extend/project my desktop to other monitors via Control Panel easily, however since all monitors are not visible to ...
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Create IPSec Pre-shared key VPN on Windows <> Cisco ASA

I am trying to create a VPN tunnel between Windows 7 host computer and Cisco ASA firewall. For this I have been given details of VPN protocol and encryption by the company that owns the Cisco ASA: ...
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In Windows 7 date and time stamp of folder is not updated with file change nor after creating or deleting a file in folder

In Windows 7 date and time stamps of folders are not automatically updated with file change nor after creating or deleting a file in folder. Is there any way to change this?
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ASCIIDOC | How to install ASCIIDOC in Windows?

I am not familiar with ASCIIDOC. Still not sure what the software does? Just understand it is a good editor. However I am using windows 7. Now want to install the software on my PC. Just wanted to ...
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Know what has been done in Windows 7 with time

I want to Know what has been done in Windows 7 with time. suppose I let my friend to use my desktop, but I am wonder if I can know what has been done in my PC while I was not there. So is there any ...
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2 externals monitors on dell e6510 (nvida 3100m)

I have laptop dell lattitude e6510. It has nvidia 3100m display chip. System is Windows 7 x64 and I've installed the newest drivers from dell. I can't run required configuration: work on 2 external ...
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Opening Microsoft Paint fails, but multiple processes are created

Trying to open Microsoft Paint, but it will not load up. However, for each time I run MSPaint, it will create a separate process for it. There are now at least 20 mspaint.exe processes due to ...
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Item Not Found error when creating folders, and moving files

I get this error whenever I create a new folder in Windows 7 (Ultimate x64). I also get it when copying files about 50% of the time. Even though I get the "item not found" error initially, once I ...
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MME, Windows DirectSound or Wasapi

so im using Audacity and was wondering wich recording device/system I should use for the best audio quality? There is MME, Windows DirectSound and Wasapi.Im on a Windows 7 laptop and I tried them all ...
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How to use local html page as desktop/background

On a windows 7 computer how might one set the desktop to be a webpage. I want to have a local html file that I can edit as needed. Then windows should show that file as the background for the desktop ...
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Service Pack 1Ð? What does Ð stand for?

While looking at some crash reports, I saw that one of the users has "Windows 7 Service Pack 1Ð". I thought that maybe it's a buffer overflow bug, but after googling for "Service Pack 1Ð", I saw that ...
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Win7 set my FAT32 USB key as read-only; can't format it

Today, I backed up some stuff from a Win7 before migrating to Ubuntu. In the middle of copying the files on my FAT32 USB key, Windows set the key as read-only. Now, I need to format the key to put a ...
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Gbridge with Task Scheduler

How to start Gbridge at computer start up using Task Scheduler? Tried creating a basic task with parameters copied from the desktop Gbridge shortcut and the Task Manager shows that Gbridge process is ...
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The best practice to migrate to an SSD and add Ubuntu

First some details. I am running Windows 7 on a laptop. I've cut my C: drive down to ~100gb, and have a 250g SSD which I will replace my internal HDD. I would also like to install Ubuntu on the SSD. ...
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How to diagnose crashes? [duplicate]

My laptop recently started to shut down suddenly, in both Windows 7 and Ubuntu 14.04. The PC is 8 years old, it is not overheating (it was before, but the fan was cleaned last year) , I suspect the ...
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Wifi won't turn back on after I accidentally turned it off

I accidentally pressed Fn+F12 on my HP dv6 laptop, which turns off my Wifi. When I tried to do the same to turn it back on, it said "Airplane Mode Off" on the screen, but wifi still wouldn't work ...
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My windows 7 64bit sys isonly using half the mem installed, Why? [on hold]

I have 4 GB memory installed and when I check the performance monitor the computer only uses half. Please advise.
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Windows 7: fix .exe issue but cannot access regedit.exe

I'm running Windows 7 Professional, SP1, 64 bit. I tried to fix what I think is a corrupt regedit.exe file since almost all file associations do not work. Crucially, .exe won't work, and so I want to ...
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parted magic will not load on PC [on hold]

I cannot get parted magic to load up, I get RAMDISK couldn't find valid ram disk image starting at 0 insert a root floppy and press enter? can you help sort this issue please? failing that i wish ...
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Keep powerpoint running minimized

Using powerpoint 2013 I have a looped powerpoint with animations playing on one of my 2 displays. I want to be able to do something on display 1 (lets say editing a word doc) while the powerpoint is ...
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Windows 7 home premium keeps stopping working

I have recently started using Windows7 home premium on an HP Pavilion DV6. I constantly get messages saying MSWord has stopped working, or similar for using Powerpoint, trying to access documents, ...
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Windows constant freezes, hard restart required

I'm new around this site so I don't know if I'm doing something wrong if so, I'm sorry~ I don't know if you need my specs for this problem, but I'll leave them to you anyways: -Processor: Intel(R) ...
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Product information not valid

Always when I start up my Hp 650 Notebook PC, comes the error message says that. Product information not valid The following product information programmed into the system board is missing or ...
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Error while exporting comments from Adobe Acrobat 9 Pro

I want to export the comments made on my PDF file into word format. I'm using Windows 7 with Acrobat 9 Pro. I also have MS Office 2013 installed and running. When I click on the Comments Menu and ...
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Photon files converted into MS word format. How to reconvert them into orginal format? [on hold]

Mistakenly i had opened tata photon icon in MS Word format. Now its not opening the files of photon in its original format. Regardless, it has converted all the applications on my desktop into MS word ...
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Windows 7 firewall rules doesn't work for FTP server

I have installed FTP server and set up an FTP site on Windows 7. I'm trying to connect to it via a Linux machine but the connection times out if the Home or work (private) networks firewall is on. ...
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Can I have Windows 7 always allow Eudora to run?

I use Eudora (an older email client program). When I open my shortcut to Eudora, a User Account Control dialog appears asking me if I want to allow the program to make changes to my computer, before ...
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Windows 7 Headphones suddenly stopped?

I dual boot windows 7 professional x64 and Ubuntu. Have not had issues until recently. Windows will not play sound through my headphones,so my immediate thought was that the port broke; however, after ...
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Are there no Windows server 2008 or 2012 nvidia drivers for GTX 900 series cards? Can Win 7/8 drivers work?

We want to buy GTX Titan or 980/970 card for CUDA-based simulation on our Workstation running Windows 2008 R2 64-bit (2012 would also be possible). Unfortunately there are no explicit server drivers ...
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Strange Errors with Headset

My new headset (a logitech h340) is failing to work in an extremely bizarre way. My old one (a logitech h540) broke. I'm assuming faulty wiring, as it connects and disconnects when I move it certain ...
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How to resize system reserved partition? Win 7 fails to boot afterward.

Firstly, quick background. I have Win7 x64 Pro. The reason I wanted to resize my system reserved partition is this: http://www.pagestart.com/win7br0x8100003301.html The Backup & Restore stopped ...
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How to make window started with “START” commandline pause at the end of execution?

I have a .bat file that uses start command to run other scripts. I can make the .bat file wait for being closed by me with pause command at the end. But how can I make this pause to the scripts I ...
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Bloomberg access key dropping on win7 enterprise [on hold]

I'm running deep freeze with a huge thawed spcace,I also use igloo for redirection of registry. In this lab, Bloomgerg will loose the access key every few days. I have tried the following: Redirect ...
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Windows XP won't boot after install, reinstalled HAL.DLL, still won't boot

I'm working with XP pro, but every time I install it, it says that HAL.DLL is missing or corrupt. I've replaced the file and rebuilt BOOT.INI multiple times now. The drive is formatted with a GUID ...
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Installing new Text-To-Speech languages on Windows 7 32bit Home Premium

I've been hoping to install a Spanish Text-To-Speech voice for use with a vb.Net program I'm creating. I've downloaded MSSpeech_TTS_es-ES_Helenafrom ...