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Windows 7 is an operating system from Microsoft. Features include multi-touch support, a redesigned Windows Shell with a new taskbar, referred to as the Superbar, a home networking system called HomeGroup, and performance improvements.

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I was wondering if there is a tool or GPO that can allow me to enforce computers to only connect to a specific Wifi, and prevent the user logged in (non-admin) from connecting to any other wifi?
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I have a user getting a blue screen of death when she is running Autocad 2013,

the error code is  0x00000124
its caused by driver hal.dll
i have looked online and it is saying it may be due to CPU overheating, Ram issues or driver issues,
have you any ideas on this im thinking it may be due to Driver issue or graphics card?

       I get a "Blue screen error in windows 7 machine" .So Automatically restart the machine every 15 minutes.Following steps are done.But still now not resolving this issue.Can you please suggest the solution.
1.SMPS changed
2.CMOS battery changed
3.Format the OS
4.Do the Disk check error & disk defragmentation
5.Selected selective startup services & stopped unwanted services
6.Uninstall the unwanted application.
7.Reduce the GUI

these are the items done by myself.What should I do? please help me
WSUS is being used to install Windows Updates on all PCs in this environment.
A recent batch of updates seems to have broken Office functionality. I want to remove them all to confirm if it is actually the updates that are causing the problem.
However when I try:

wusa /uninstall /kb:%%

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This shows me that "KB%%% is not installed."
This is obviously not true since I see the KB in the "Installed Updates" list and can uninstall it manually.

I had a similar issue a few weeks ago and found that running msiexec works in this environment. In that case I had to remove a specific KB and used this command which I found in another forum:

psexec /accepteula \\%%a -e -w C:\ %Windir%\System32\msiexec.exe /I {90140000-0012-0000-0000-0000000FF1CE} MSIPATCHREMOVE={70DAB69D-244C-403A-9C0F-CB7748CD2991}

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My question is how can I find these parameters in that command:
{90140000-0012-0000-0000-0000000FF1CE}  and {90140000-0012-0000-0000-0000000FF1CE}

since I think I will need to find those for each update in order to uninstall on all PCs.
Or is there another option?
How to send a text/csv file from Redhat Linux server to a Windows 7 server using sftp and curl?  I was told that we do not have a sftp daemon on the Windows 7 server yet but would this work:

# ===========================================================================
# Export report  
FTP="IP Address"

curl --disable-epsv --sftp-create-dirs -B -T  $LOCALPATH$FILENAME sftp://$USER:$PASS@$FTP/ServerDirectory/$FILENAME
i have upgrade the IE 8 to 11 . but  IE 11 is not working with our web base application and needs to be downgrade to 8  . we have done that and IE is not responding  . how can I fix  this
The user uses gsuite sync and outlook(Office 2010) and Windows 7 pro

Suddenly the user are unable to search for e-mails? (no mails found)
I have rebuild the index and check the settings and they are ok.
I have repaired office

When i use the outlook /safe commmand and starts outlook i am able to search for e-mails (tried the switches /safe:1 /safe:3 and when using these switches user are unable to search for e-mails)

Now i have no more ideas what to do ?

Best Reeagrds
Hello Guys

I am trying to find where could I download font code 128 to use in my Crystal reports.

HP RAS Tools crashes on an HP Elitebook 8470P running Windows 7 Enterprise
RAS Tools will not install successfully on this laptop.  Its been reimaged at least 3 times.
how do I locate the missing file and determine what it is that needs to be installed for it to work?

Failed to connect to an IPC Port: The system cannot find the file specified.

Source: mscorlib
Exception: Failed to connect to an IPC Port: The system cannot find the file specified.
Stack Trace:

Server stack trace:
   at System.Runtime.Remoting.Channels.Ipc.IpcPort.Connect(String portName, Boolean secure, TokenImpersonationLevel impersonationLevel, Int32 timeout)
   at System.Runtime.Remoting.Channels.Ipc.ConnectionCache.GetConnection(String portName, Boolean secure, TokenImpersonationLevel level, Int32 timeout)
   at System.Runtime.Remoting.Channels.Ipc.IpcClientTransportSink.ProcessMessage(IMessage msg, ITransportHeaders requestHeaders, Stream requestStream, ITransportHeaders& responseHeaders, Stream& responseStream)
   at System.Runtime.Remoting.Channels.BinaryClientFormatterSink.SyncProcessMessage(IMessage msg)

Exception rethrown at [0]:
   at System.Runtime.Remoting.Proxies.RealProxy.HandleReturnMessage(IMessage reqMsg, IMessage retMsg)
   at System.Runtime.Remoting.Proxies.RealProxy.PrivateInvoke(MessageData& msgData, Int32 type)
   at EDS.RasTools.RasToolsService.RemoteableClass.get_NewConnectState()
   at EDS.RasTools.RasTools.RasMain.OnProxyRepairTimer(Object sender, …
No entries in my Windows 7 devices and printers window
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I am having a challenge while trying to install Windows 7 on Dell Opt 3050 machines from a USB. I get an error message “a required  CD/DVD drive device driver is missing”. However when I install Windows 10 I get no error.

I tried to add USB 3.0/3.1 host controller as part of the USB image however I still did not win.

Also tried to only create a bootable usb and just add windows 7 files. The error still pops up.

Please help.
el caso es que estoy con el mismo problema que mencionan en mi aplicacion cuando quiero generar el instalador me da el error
c:\windows\system32\macromed\flash\flash.ocx y yo no utilizo esa libreria ya hice de que se elimine las dll o ocx que no se utilizan en el proyecto pero aun asi me da el mismo error lo curioso es que si hago o si genero el instalador en windows 7 alli no me da ese problema en mi maquina actualmente tengo windows 10 de 64 bits

si alguien tiene una solucion les agradecere mucho

pedro mercado
On two of my computers, both using Windows 7 (Professional and Ultimate), it happens pretty often that, in an attempt to save a changed text in WordPad, I get a message that the file cannot be saved under the previous name because the WordPad file is used by another application. When I am closing the program with a changed text, I get the same message. So, I have to save the changed text under another name. How to resolve this problem other than by using another program?

Thank you.
I have a Windows 7 machine that takes a long time to shut down. Some times I have to unplug the machine to power down, then restart
I am trying to print from a Windows 7 Virtual Machine to my Windows 7 Professional Desktop.  I remote in to this VM and have installed the print driver on this VM and the printer shows up when I remote in.  When I print a document to this printer it shows up in the print queue of both the vm and the local machine, but nothing ever prints out and there is never an error message.  I can print locally and the printer is connected via a usb 2.0 cable.  I have re-installed the printer on both machines.  Any suggestions?
I'm trying to run a basic script to copy an icon to a remote machine.  When I try to run the script I'm getting this error:
Error establishing communication with PsExec service on "remotemachine". Am I missing something?  I use this all the time and this is the first time I've ever seen this.  I can ping the machine from the server that holds the psexec bat files and I can ping it from my own machine too. In addition I can run \\psexec machinename cmd and it works too?


copy "\\server\folder\InstallPackages\Icons\xxx- 3421.ico" "C:\icon" /y
copy "\\server\folder\InstallPackages\Icons\xxx - 3421.lnk" "c:\icon" /y

copy "c:\icon\xxx - 3421.lnk.lnk" "%AllUsersProfile%\Desktop" /y
I moved some dbfs from windows 7 to a windows 10 machine. The windows 10 machine notices the replication conflict and asks if I want to resolve it and I answer yes it runs for a bit and nothing happens. I also can't see the associated conflict tables. How can this be corrected?
Hello all

What user permission should we provide on client machines. For sure we don't want admin rights.
Are there any particular permissions we need to assign?
what permissions we need to block?

Hello all,

We are deploying applications using batchfiles.
When user running batch files interactive service detection meassage pop up when he clicks view the message user can see the batchfile running.
We want to suppress that message.
we want the user to see the DOS window on which batchfile running but not with the pop up.
is that possible?

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I need users to not be able to alter their Appdata\local\microsoft\windows\history\ folder or contents.

I have applied a policy denying modification to this folder, and tried the same with the entire appdata folder - but am still able to navigate to it and modify it.

Any ideas?
Is there a software you can recommend to perform this?


I have several users that are constantly having file access open/save lags when saving to a VM running 2012r2 running on a VMware cluster (vSphere 6.0).  I’ve been monitoring the servers with vRealize Operation Manager and don’t see anything that stands out.  For an example disk read latency ranges from 1.27 to 13.67ms and disk write latency ranges from 0.0015 to 0.92.  The uses run AutoDesk so are accessing CAD drawings which are not so large but composed of many files and sub directories.  They continually complain of slow down’s when opening and saving files.  I’ve checked ping response times to the file server from on premise which average 1 ms and a remote site (site to site VPN) which average from 4ms.  The slow downs could be due to local computer issues but this encompasses 7 engineering users using CAD.    Any local data collection type agents anyone would recommend?
Hi.  Thanks for telling me I posted in the wrong area, and sorry for that also.   I goofed in the posting comment anyway.  What is really happening is that  I downloaded some kind of youtube trial that was supposed to be compatible with Mozilla and it looks good, with nice big print, but now when I try to read comments or post, it moves to the next video or else to the top of the same one before I am finished reading or posting.   If commenting, I have to go back with the back arrow and start all over again if it has moved to the next.  If it moves only to the top, I can still continue, although I have to scroll down to where I was again.     Will leave this at low priority because I can live with it for now but hope I can find a solution sooner or later.  Using Windows 7.
Every year we reinstall Windows 7 Pro on all our School's client computers. This year, for some reason I am having trouble making the connection to some (actually quite a few) of them. The error I get is "the connection cannot be completed because the remote computer that was reached is not the one you specified. This could be caused by an outdated entry in the DNS cache. Try using the IP address of the computer instead of the name." Since the IP addresses are dynamic I really need to use the computer name. How do I resolve this issue?

Thank you.
I use an ancient program that still works just fine (in Windows 7, at least) to generate invoices. Been using it happily for years.

It is SPC Invoice, is a  very small program, and is located at:

I just added it to a new computer as part of a collection of utilities. I want to "print" it as a PDF...that is, see PDF among the printer choices, which I am not seeing right now, and can't remember if it's possible to include PDF as a printer choice.

I added two printers to the options and they work as they are supposed to.

I have a feeling this is either very simple or very complex.

Experts, have at it!

Windows 7





Windows 7 is an operating system from Microsoft. Features include multi-touch support, a redesigned Windows Shell with a new taskbar, referred to as the Superbar, a home networking system called HomeGroup, and performance improvements.