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Opera 9.63  

Has anyone else tried Opera 9.63 browser? I found that Internet Explorer 8 to be quite slow when loading web pages. Opera seems to be very fast and stable for me. First impressions are very favourable. Continue Reading
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Friday 5th of October 2012

Where is Software Explorer  

Sorry if someone has already asked this - can't believe no-one has! - but I've searched the forums and can't find anything... Where is the Software Explorer tool from Windows Defender? Particularly the tool to manage Startup programs? I agree in Vista it was awkwardly... Continue Reading
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Friday 5th of October 2012

64bit version;  

I've burned three DVD's from two downloads; Install hangs at Windows 7 build 7000 bluesky/sunbeams screen! Formatted hd...Still hangs with no Region screen etcDo I need to install 64bit drivers for mb with, say, Windows XP 64bit first, or what?(P5GC-MX/1333 (integral grahics), E8400... Continue Reading
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Friday 5th of October 2012

4 Important reasons why I'm going back to Vista  

Heres the deal, I had my machine running Vista Ulitimate x64 and everything was working fine. I upgraded to Windows 7. Right off the bat I found that: 1) My optical drive wasnt present (I did however find a fix for this)2) Comodo firewall did not work3) Azureus and... Continue Reading
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Friday 5th of October 2012

Windows Explorer restarting/no icons work/permissions  

64bit versionClick My Compter, or Control Panel-no page shown: Windows Explorer restarting: same inaction: any ideas???Reinstalled several timesIP35E/4300 cpuCannot install IP35 drivers-ie network card-therefore cannot get internet Default seach files corrupted... Continue Reading
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Friday 5th of October 2012

Windows 7 Dvd  

I want to try Windows 7 Beta but i only have a dial up connection and do not want to have my PC going for a week to download it so i was hoping that someone (in New Zealand) would burn me a copy and sell it to me for about $20 (including P&H) or maybe someone... Continue Reading
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Friday 5th of October 2012

DirectX 11 is on Windows 7  

If you notice in "dxdiag" that Windows 7 is running DirectX 11. What I'd like to know is this. (a) How does this affect games and video cards that are DirectX 10 compatible?(b) What video cards that are currently out already have DirectX 11 support build in? (I have evga 9500 GT... Continue Reading
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Friday 5th of October 2012

Link online ids with account does not work   

I tried click to add an online id provider but it does not work, nothing happened ! Continue Reading
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Friday 5th of October 2012

Beta Download Question  

If I download a torrent of 7000 from the pirate bay or isohunt is there anyway Microsoft can block me or shut my computer down if I load it over Vista? Continue Reading
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Friday 5th of October 2012

32 Bit and more than 4 G Ram  

I know about the limit of 4 Gig ram on 32 bit system and wondered about this utility Tweak UI For Windows... Continue Reading
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Friday 5th of October 2012

The List: Pros and cons of 7 vs. older os's  

I think we need to start a list of what exactly is diffrent between win 7 and other os's that ms has made. I had someone ask me whay made windows 7 better, and I didnt really have an answer for them. (So ignore... Continue Reading
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Friday 5th of October 2012

BluRay  

Hiya Currently using Vista Ultimate, but frustrated at lack of native BluRay playback in Media Center (got a BluRay drive and films but can't actually do anything with them!). Will Media Center in Windows 7 natively support playback of BluRay films? If not why not, and what... Continue Reading
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Friday 5th of October 2012

Follow directions...  

I got the key for downloading Win7 and couldn't get it to launch so I looked at some of the files and found setup.exe in one of the files and clicked on it. Without thinking, I clicked on it and ended up downloading it over the top of Vista. Now I have Windows 7... Continue Reading
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Friday 5th of October 2012

Send Feedback Feature  

This feature is not specific. Not enough headings. I have some isues but there are no catorgories for the ones that I have. Continue Reading
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Friday 5th of October 2012

Narrator voice  

Ummmm, where is the hack to make the narrator voice sexy???? Although it does the job when my wife is out! She talks to much though....in the beginning but u get used to it. :shock: I'm trying to imagine a scenario where it may help me someday???? Continue Reading
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Friday 5th of October 2012

duel boot question  

k i have win7 as my only operating system and want to duel boot with XP is this possible and how would i do it, thanks. Continue Reading
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Friday 5th of October 2012

Aero 'Shake'  

Anyone else never heard of this?I was doing a little digging, when I read that there were some new features in 7.One of them is Aero Shake, a 'shortcut' of sorts, allowing you to take a window, and make it the only one open. To do this, when there are multiple windows open,... Continue Reading
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Friday 5th of October 2012

When Do Beta Keys Expire  

are all beta builds set to expire on July 1st 2009? if not what is the actual date? Continue Reading
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Friday 5th of October 2012

Using PSR to submit problems  

Microsoft implemented a wonderful feature in this version of Windows name PSR. This is basically a recording tool which allows user to submit the kind of problem/issues they are running into (if they can replicate it). My question is how come Microsoft isn't using this wonderful feature to look at... Continue Reading
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Friday 5th of October 2012

Optical drives "disappear":maybe Roxio (Fix exists)  

You can no longer access the CD drive or the DVD drive, or you receive an error message after... Continue Reading
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Friday 5th of October 2012

Windows Memory Diagnostic.....  

I found this in the "Administration Tools" of my programs list. So I ran the test, and it says there's a problem with my hardware and I should contact the manufacturer of my computer......hmmmm I built it from scratch and it's running fine with all the other tests I've done, so I'm not putting a lot... Continue Reading
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Friday 5th of October 2012

Win 7 Task bar = counter productivity  

I wonder if anyone tried this with the new task of win 7 1. open 2 windows of firefox/internet explorer2. open another 2 documents of word3. minimize all of them now, how do we get to the first opened firefox window? or any of... Continue Reading
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Friday 5th of October 2012

Can not post on forum  

Everytime i post on windows 7 support section of this forum i get a message " your thread will be posted after it has been reviewed by the moderator" is anyone getting this? i have posted about 2 threads in that section and none show up. what is going on? Continue Reading
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Friday 5th of October 2012

Windows Versions  

Why we have so many versions?Vista has Enterprise, Business, Home Basic, Home Premium, and Ultimate.5 versions x 32bit and 64bit.This just makes people get confused. Why cant Microsoft release one version, or on the worst case 2 (Enterprise and Home) and then add Media Center,... Continue Reading
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Friday 5th of October 2012

To Moderator - About Ethernet Card Problems  

Hi Moderator (or is it Kyle !) Just a suggestion here -- but obviously people are having a whole slew of problems with various Ethernet Cards / Routers / mother board / Laptop combinations and are posting problems in various forums rather than in one place. This is just a... Continue Reading
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Friday 5th of October 2012

Windows 7 Defragmenter  

-After a successful install of both Windows 7 Beta 32 bit and 64 bit.. I have been testing away for a few hours now.. I've said it before but I'll say it again.. Microsoft has a true gem on their hands this time around!! I love Windows 7 and hope it is released in stores this year! Continue Reading
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Friday 5th of October 2012

logging in makes another PC to go down  

I've got a curious problem. Perhaps it's a simple and known thing but to me it's new.I've got to PCs running W7 build 7000 ultimate x64 and connected through a router.After I log into PC_A due to a restart or shut-down (never tried switching user) it... Continue Reading
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Friday 5th of October 2012

Internet Option connection bug....  

I go into Control Panel>Internet Options>Connections, and click on the option "Dial whenever a network connection is not present," and hit "Apply", I go out of the Control Panel and come back and my selection is automatically changed to "Never dial a connection." Happens every time I try it. ... Continue Reading
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Friday 5th of October 2012

Windows 7 ISO contains only a txt file  

After I download the ISO from MS I only get a file which says: This disc contains a "UDF" file system and requires an operating systemthat supports the ISO-13346 "UDF" file system specification. What am I supposed to do now? Continue Reading
Views : 396
Friday 5th of October 2012

Take Advantage of Aero Glass  

Microsoft has a beautiful thing in Aero, but it isn't using it to the magnitude that it could be. One suggestion, cut out the white backgrounds on windows such as the control panel and windows explorer, and replace them with a glass background. If more than one window is open, make the active... Continue Reading
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Friday 5th of October 2012