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Windows update broken, how to fix?

It says: "Windows Update Cannot Check For Updates, Because The Service Is Not Running". I've been through the steps here: https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/2730071/-windows-update-cannot-check-...
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Boot Camp Corruption: (How) Can I reinstall the original Win 7 Pro OS, as current updates now causes a black screen

Bootcamp and PC apps are required for my business. The installation & function has been flawless since originally installed 2 yrs ago. Automatic Win7 updates have corrupted the startup: It boots ...
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USB hub no longer functions after plugging in power adapter

I didn't know where else to ask this. What could have gone wrong with my USB hub for it to stop data and power transmission after I plugged in the auxiliary power adapter that it came with?I have ...
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How does one fix google chrome “new tab” being overwritten? [duplicate]

So in short the problem is that the deafult "new tab" in google chrome keeps getting overwritten"deafult taboverwritten tabYou can see that the deafult tab is called "ny flik" (my native ...
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How to create a Windows 7 error message appear in a certain position of the screen using VBS?

I am trying to make a Windows error message appear in a certain part of the screen. I want to use the VBS file format to do this.The code I use is: X=MsgBox("Some text",#+##,"Title")
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Why some part of the screen recording is blurry when recorded using OBS screen recorder? Windows 7 OS

The text in between the red lines seems to be sharp while the rest is blurry:
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Bad time changes, even with Windows time service turned off

For a long time now my PC (ordinary physical desktop, no virtualization or anything) has random time changes. It's not ordinary drift, as the offset compared to the actual time is always different, ...
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Black and white picture bad quality printing

Above is the picture that I want to print.As you can see from my poorly printed picture in the left and the results of the printer test that I ran in the right the results are good. It's not the ...
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How do you remote boot a Windows 7 computer? [on hold]

I don't mean remote install. I would like to host a disk image (of a Windows 7 install) on a file server and have a client computer download and boot the image.The computer I want to boot is a ...
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Windows 7 randomly moves folders on new HDD to recycle bin (maybe registry issue?)

I am encountering a very strange issue on my Windows 7 machine post installing a new HDD after the previous one failed. Essentially folders seem to be randomly getting deleted from the new drive.A ...
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Keeps turning off after showing windows start and later works [on hold]

What's wrong with my laptop? it's shows windows starting, after the loading it's turning off by itself. This happened with or without the battery. I tried to go into Bios and wait if it will turn off ...
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problems with some linux partitioned sd cards on one win7 PC

I have a sd card that I can use on my laptop (Asus N76VZ). if i prepare the card for using it in raspi the computers volume management crashes if it tries to read it.On my second computer (i do not ...
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Windows 7 Backup & Restore

I manually deleted some backups from my hard drive but they still appear in the Windows 7 Backup & Restore Restore Files list. Does anyone know how I can remove the non-existent backup files from ...
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Changing keyboard shortcuts for magnifier in Windows 7

How can I change keyboard shortcuts for in-built magnifier?
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How to restore a computer to a saved state on boot up? [on hold]

Some computer labs and internet cafes have software that resets the hard drive when the computer is rebooted. This is great from a support perspective, because most problems could be solved by power ...

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