Questions tagged [windows-7]

For questions specific to Windows 7. Use [windows] instead for questions involving Windows in general.

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Internet Explorer 7 [duplicate]

I want to install Internet Explorer on Windows 7.(32Bit) I tried to remove current IE and it said unsupported OS so I changed the compatibillity settings and it said unsupported survice pack. is ...
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How to get windows 7 updates on an slimmed version of windows 7?

So i was doing an fresh install of the operating system on my computer, i dont want to install a new iso since to install windows 7 on this computer is very complicated. And a normal one can take ...
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booting windows 7 / linux mint 19.1, on HDD / external SSD

I am a beginner. I need to know how to make a dual booting for Windows 7 and Linux mint, with internal HDD and external SSD? I would like to use a new SSD, with caddy DVD/ SSD, in order to boot ...
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Can I run system file checker from windows 10 to check a windows 7 install?

My system is set up to dual boot windws 7 and 10. While troubleshooting some issues I have been having I ran sfc and scanned my windows 7 install, this brought up some corrupt files but windows ...
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Can't type capital “J” (shift+j) as it keeps pasting last copied text

I am unable to type capital "J" as shift + j keeps pasting last copied item from the clipboard. Could it be the faulty keyboard or some program is triggering paste action for shift + j key combo? I ...
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Internet gets disconnected if I open gmail

I have Windows 7 installed in my PC. When I open a few websites like gmail.com, the Internet gets disconnected - and after a while it will reconnect. I have tried enabling/disabling port 80, ...
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Cannot change screen brightness after changing windows

I have an "HP Pavilion Power Laptop 15-cb0xx" laptop, it has initially windows 10 installed on it. For several reasons, I install windows 7 professional 64-bit on it instead of windows 10. But now, ...
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swap text before and after a character

I'm on Windows 7. I have a large text file code.txt with the following equalities oReservist.Role = Sheets("RECAP").Cells(ligne, 2) oReservist.Surname = Sheets("RECAP").Cells(ligne, 3)...
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Remove context menu entries from network symbol

This appears, after I right-click the network icon. "Troubleshooting problems" and "Open Network and Sharing Center" (Context Menu) How can I remove them on Windows 7? and
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Win 7 64 paged memory extremely high [on hold]

My paged memory keeps climbing and climbing. After several days I'm out of memory.
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Lenovo b50-30 BIOS update failed [on hold]

BIOS version 9CCN35WW basically bricked the machine. Not fully ACPI compilant, shutting down to prevent damage messages with blue screen. Can't re-install Windows because I get the same error. Can't ...
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about teams adaptive card to submit can work in android phone [on hold]

In my company I use adaptive card to approve or deny some application (like car parking .....overdue work ) and this card will sent to channel in group , the manager can approve in in windows teams ...
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VMware import issue with Win7 Evaluation copy

When I try to import the Win7 Evaluation copy (the ovf file) that I downloaded from Microsoft's site, first I get the following warning: The import failed because D:\WinVM\WinDev1903Eval.ovf did not ...
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Very high disk usage due to reading from CbsPersist…log

My personal laptop is Windows 7, Dell, 8 CPU Cores and 8GB of RAM. It operates very slowly, especially when launching software, and I think especially when starting up (but not only). Looking at ...
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Too Many Processes [on hold]

I have Chrome open to look at my Gmail. Even before I open gmail I have 110 processes running. How can I prevent these processes from running until whatever application I bring up in Chrome needs to ...
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Details on how Windows 10 File Explorer navigates to Network Locations

I'm a IT Service Desk agent at a company and we've been encountering issues with navigating to a particular drive on our Windows 10 Machines. The drive can be successfully mapped however initial ...
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Cryptic message by HP support assistant

I've recently reinstalled Win7 on my HP Pavillion dv6 laptop and I keep getting this cryptic message from HP support assistant shortly after startup. The computer seems to be working fine otherwise (...
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How to have RDP work right after rebooting?

I have a Windows machine which I run headless (no monitor or keyboard). I control it by Remote Desktop. But whenever it reboots (for Windows updates and such), the RDP won't work until I log in ...
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How to get Windows 7 explorer to replace words when displaying them?

(or any program that would do this for words that are being displayed in explorer or in any program) Basically I'm tired of my computer displaying a name I don't use for things like file explorer or ...
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raid 10 failure from orphaned files in windows 7

Here is the problem, I have a system with a windows 7 on a ssd drive and I set up a raid 10 for programs and storage using a Vantec Marvel raid card. The card is still good. The raid has partitions d,...
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Groovy SDK 2.5.7 on Win7 Pro w/Java JDK 8 update 211 - Groovy Console not launching

I installed the 64-bit Java SE 8 update 211 last week in preparation for installing Groovy. I attempted to install the Groovy 2.5.7 SDK earlier today. Initially, it recognized the 64-bit Java I ...
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Bash hanging on startup on Windows

I'm using bash as installed by Git for Windows (MSys2 bash). It has been working fine for some time, but now it is hanging forever when I try to start it. The bash window will open up, but nothing ...
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Windows 7 not booting and grub menu does not show up

yesterday I was downloading around 20 gb of pictures from cloud to my laptop(in win7). I put my laptop overnight so that the next morning I will have my files ready. However, the next morning what I ...
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External USB hard drive momentarily disconnects when additional external hard drive is plugged in

On a Windows 7 laptop with one USB 3.0 port and two USB 2.0 ports: Whenever there is already an external hard drive plugged into the USB 3.0 port, and then another external hard drive is plugged into ...
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Windows 7 software RAID 1 hard disk reactivation taking a very long time, how normal is it and what can I do?

I had an HDD start failing in my RAID 1 array recently (two 2 TB HDDs, no operating systems installed on the RAID). The failing drive had to be replaced, but during debugging of another issue (which ...
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Unable to associate program with file types (Windows 7)

I have a program called LeoCAD installed on one of my non-system partitions. I want to associate this program with the file extensions LDR and MPD. However, I am unable to do so using the Windows 7 "...
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Run task forever in Windows Scheduler, restart if not running

There's a lot of ambiguity about Windows' Task Scheduler ability to receive return codes from scripts. I've found several useful Stack Exchange answers but none of them quite fit my need. I'm ...
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Change page orientation and save

For Adobe Acrobat professional (Windows) I would like to save page orientation e.g. turn it for 90 degrees and than save new orientation, so when open file once again to have text in normal readable ...
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Windows 7: how to set it to notify me by email of important issues (power loss/UPS, critical system events, etc.)?

I'm new to Windows, having inherited a Win7 machine (which needs to stay Win7 due to custom drivers/hardware it has). How can I set it to send me notifications of important events (system problems, ...
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Unable to Unregister WinzIp Self Extractor License Key

I have a Windows 7 machine and I have a licensed version of Winzip SelfExtratcor 4.0 in "C:\Program Files (x86)\WinZip Self-Extractor".I could launch the self extractor and I can see the License ...
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Stop NT Kernel Logger

I am trying to use Visual Studio 2015's Concurrency Visualizer on Windows 7 (https://marketplace.visualstudio.com/items?itemName=Diagnostics.ConcurrencyVisualizerforVisualStudio2015). When I try to ...
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The Address and Search Windows, in Windows Explorer following a recenWindows Update, will not resize

My Win 7 Pro 64 Bit SP 1. The normal solution (From a Previous Answer to the top of the list Questions Above - "Unable to resize Windows 7 Search box in Windows Explorer" ) to moving The Bar between ...
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Using a DSL modem to increase the number of LAN ports causes losing Internet access

An old idle DSL modem/router with 3 LAN (RJ45) ports and one WAN/LAN port was used to extend network outlets in a room with wall LAN outlet shortage and to share a printer among other PCs of the ...
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Got BSOD, Visual Studio 2017 corrupted .h file! Can I get it back?

The file still is still 17kb. When I open it in Visual studio it just opens notepad. I tried opening it in HxD and its all zeros. Also I checked in the C:\Users\username\Documents\Visual Studio 2017\...
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Error 0x80020009 but I'm an administrator

I'm running Win 7 SP1 (64-bit) I've recently had issues with file corruption in my windows folder that SFC couldn't fix. When replacing one dll file(mf.dll) it was recommended to me that I deregister ...
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Dedicated Video Memory set to Not Available in a dual boot Windows

I can see the dedicated video memory for on my first OS to be 128 MB but my second OS that I dual booted shows "n/a". If it is a CPU related setting, is it possible that I do have 128 MB of VRAM in ...
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How to unlock User account on windows 7 home premium?

seeking for help here. I can't access my computer because the password is always Incorrect and I never changed the password.The account is at "User" ,we already did the safe mode with command prompt ...
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How do I increase VRAM in a dual boot Windows 7? [duplicate]

I have a dual boot of Windows 7 with another Windows 7. I have tried altering the VRAM of my first OS from the BIOS menu and it worked great. But when I checked the VRAM of my second OS, it show “NA”. ...
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USB 3.0 flash drive is too slow [closed]

I just bought a USB 3.0 32GB flash drive and can't save data faster than 10MB/s, even when if is a single big file. The flash drive is attached to a USB 3.0.Kingston DT100G3. The motherboard is a ...
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Windows 7 Driver or program [closed]

What is the program that makes the messageboxes show? I want to modify a bit so I can make the messageboxes look different. Or replace it with XP's.
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Is there a way to fixing my slow computer without SSD, Lightweight Linux. and RAM and CPU upgrade?

I start a my old acer veriton m420 computer. and now open chrome on windows 7 computer. it slow for 1 minutes. and then page unresponsive. I have tried: Uninstall unused programs. (AP) Delete ...
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Intermittent connection drops for unknown reasons in Win7

After about 12 to 24 hours of up time, my desktop's connection will drop out for a minute and re-establish, and then usually repeat this once per hour, sometimes less frequently during the day. It is ...
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Upgrade to Windows 10 after rolling back free upgrade to Windows 7? [duplicate]

I have a laptop that came with Windows 7. I accepted the free upgrade to Windows 10 a few years back. I then had a software issue and rolled back to Windows 7. Now I have replaced the hard drive with ...
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How to get a random float number between 0 and 1 for batch script?

I need to get a random float number between 0 and 1 (probability) to feed into my batch script. It seems %RANDOM% only returns integers? I tried dividing by max number (around 32000) and I just get ...
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What is the reason PSExec keeps asking to accept EULA?

I'm using PSExec in a script that I run in a Windows 10 to send some commands to a Windows 7. However, sometimes these commands don't work and I realized this happens because at random times, when I ...
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why does chrome on windows 7 not showing some font weights?

I wrote a website using Vue.js and when trying my site on Chrome on Windows 7 some of my texts are not showing. When clicking upon the invisible element I get this (font-weight of the element is 900)...
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usable ram is less than actual in dual channel

I have an acer aspire 5742zg-p613g32mnkk cpu: p6100 Pentium dual core ram: 3gb 1066 MHz hdd:300 ahci gpu: radeon 5470 512 mb in properties of computer or system information usable ram is 2.54 of ...
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Hyper Terminal Not Launching Windows 7

I installed Hyper terminal on my Windows 7 machine and it worked fine at first. I then configured the terminal to use git. After that the terminal will not launch when i click it to open. I ...
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Can I use my Windows 7 license to install the latest Windows 10? [duplicate]

I have a retail Windows 7 Home Premium license and installation CDs. I'd like to do a fresh install of Windows 10 on an old PC that's currently running Windows 10. If I wipe the machine and reinstall ...