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  • Koi be Solved/Closed

    Hello, Yes

    Killet | Latest reply: Killet Apr 8, 2020
    1 reply
  • Gateway Model T Solved/Closed

    My daughter has a Gateway Model T laptop computer that is showing characters instead of English on the screen. The icons still work but everything els...

    Dad3165 | Latest reply: Dad3165 Jun 6, 2019
    8 replies
  • how do I get into my computer Solved/Closed

    how do I get into my computer with no disc or passwords?

    skinnypig | Latest reply: skinnypig Mar 10, 2019
    2 replies
  • How get the data from multiple sheet to single sheet / on sheet in Excel Solved/Closed

    Dear Sir, How get the data from multiple sheet to single sheet / on sheet in excel Regards Nandeesha MK

    NandeeshaMK | Latest reply: Jean-François Pillou Nov 30, 2018
    1 reply
  • Windows 10 install on vista pc Solved/Closed

    I have downloaded windows 10 and the iso file image software,rufus. The disk boot file has to go to a usb thumb drive.I did this and because vista wil...

    Francescowill | Latest reply: Ambucias Aug 21, 2017
    3 replies
  • Cannot get rid of Nikon Solved/Closed

    OS Win Vista Home I installed a Nikon program that came with the camera. What a BIG mistake! I erased it with Cyber Scrub Privacy Suite, which alwa...

    Eastlight | Latest reply: Engineer Jun 11, 2017
    4 replies
  • Second monitor stopped working in Vista Solved/Closed

    Hello, I have a dual monitor set-up and I recently upgraded to Windows Vista and I was having no problems until a few days ago when my second monit...

    NIQ702 | Latest reply: thanks Apr 29, 2017
    39 replies
  • change vista language Solved/Closed

    Hello, I got my new laptop today and it's completely in french, I do understand french but I prefer english...any idea how to change the language b...

    zefenix | Latest reply: MathuesMuriel Mar 30, 2017
    68 replies
  • recovery Solved/Closed

    how to access EISA partition for recovery?

    morusz | Latest reply: ac3mark Sep 26, 2016
    1 reply
  • Upgrade Windows Vista to Windows7 genuine Solved/Closed

    Couple months ago I upgrade my Windows Vista to Windows7 when I connected to Internet, Microsoft announced me the copy of Windows7 that I am using doe...

    olyaie2000 | Latest reply: xpcman Sep 4, 2016
    1 reply
  • I would like to upgrade to Windows 7 from Vista Home Serv Pac2 Solved/Closed

    Greeting Everyone! This is my first time doing anything like this, so please forgive me if I fail to meet protocol. I have been unhappy with Micros...

    Eriq1972 | Latest reply: Anonymous User Jun 8, 2016
    3 replies
  • Windows explorer has stopped working Solved/Closed

    Hello, I tried all the solutions I found online to fix this problem: When windows start there were no icons an the message "Windows explorer has st...

    cregroj | Latest reply: Ambucias Nov 30, 2015
    1 reply
  • Can I run Windows 7 over Vista or format and clean install 7? Solved/Closed

    I have Toshiba Satellite Laptop with Vista Home Premium 32 Bit SP2 OS. A few days ago I installed a new 320GB Hard Drive, Booted it with the Recovery ...

    stutac2 | Latest reply: xpcman Oct 9, 2015
    1 reply
  • microsoft word download free Solved/Closed

    Hello, Hello, i am wondering how i can download microsoft word free onto my computer help please...Read more Configuration: Windows Vista / ...

    Larry | Latest reply: Ambucias Jun 20, 2015
    1 reply
  • vista desktop issue Solved/Closed

    After starting my computer, I get to my desktop with all my icons, but when I double click, I just get the hour glass forever. So I tryed a hard boo...

    RAD0826 | Latest reply: Ambucias Jun 13, 2015
    12 replies
  • Explorer.exe not found no desktop icons or start menu . Solved/Closed

    Hello, Im having troubles with my lenovo thinkpad r series I dont have any desktop icons nor a startcmenu just a desktop back ground . I can start...

    kameronj | Latest reply: kameronj Feb 23, 2015
    12 replies
  • Missing my navigation bar at bottom of screen Solved/Closed

    Hi...I've tried doing the following:Click on Start --> In search box, type firefox -safe-mode and press Enter] "Firefox Safe Mode" window will be ope...

    gougie2001 | Latest reply: gougie2001 Jun 24, 2014
    2 replies
  • Toshiba system restore Solved/Closed

    how do i do a complete system restore on a toshiba a205 s5804 vista with or without disc [ laptop ]. THANK'S IN ADVANCE !!!!!!!!!

    newhere54 | Latest reply: Ambucias Mar 5, 2014
    3 replies
  • steps to format window vista laptop Solved/Closed

    Hello, recently, my laptop is actackked by virus. i want to format the laptop but do not know how. please provide me the info. thanks.

    eva | Latest reply: lynel Oct 25, 2013
    6 replies
  • password administrative credentials Solved/Closed

    Hi, What is the password for the user who has administrative credentials for system restore ? Thanks

    poisonoakbob | Latest reply: Ambucias Aug 22, 2013
    1 reply
  • How get Creative Webcam Live! work in W-Vista Solved/Closed

    This how you get your Creative Webcam Live! working in Windows Vista. 1)Go to cd rom Drive where your Cd is highlight it click right mouse explore ...

    PD2000 | Latest reply: hungover Jul 8, 2013
    21 replies
  • power saver problem solved Solved/Closed

    thanks to this site problem solved.i googled this problem and after much reading i came to this site and found the brother in law received a...

    automan1 | Latest reply: jack4rall Jul 7, 2013
    1 reply
  • lost volume meter icon on taskbar on Vista Solved/Closed

    Hello, I was in the middle of a presentation this morning at a conference and hit the "Mute" button on my volume meter and went back to "unmute" an...

    Su | Latest reply: WinME Hack Jun 14, 2013
    19 replies
  • No DVD sound after installing Vista SP2 Solved/Closed

    Hello, As soon as I upgrade my Windows Vista with the Windows Vista Service Pack 2 (KB948465), sound didn't work on windows media player. Playing ...

    Bishopbaby | Latest reply: Shirley Feb 7, 2013
    31 replies
  • How to unlock num lock on Vista Home Basic Solved/Closed

    Hello, Number Lock on, on status bar.How do I unlock and remove from status bar?Configuration: Windows Vista Internet Explorer 7.0

    105HOW | Latest reply: Shanne 8 Jan 27, 2013
    44 replies
  • Reset to factory settings with vista Solved/Closed

    Hello, i am trying to reset my computer to its original factory settings. I do not have the restore disk.. I have a Acer Aspire 5315. thanx, ...

    thegeneral01... | Latest reply: Kelly Jan 5, 2013
    21 replies
  • Need to run old programs. Solved/Closed

    Hello, I have Windows Vista whit is a 64 bit system. How can I run 32 and 16 bit programs? Configuration: Windows Vista / Chrome Indetermi...

    jlram | Latest reply: jlram Dec 21, 2012
    2 replies
  • Windows version Solved/Closed

    Hello, How can I change from Windows version 64 to 32 Configuration: Windows Vista / Chrome Indeterminable

    jlram | Latest reply: jlram Dec 20, 2012
    2 replies
  • kan geen dvd afspelen vw geen decoder Solved/Closed

    Hello, graag in hollands voor dwnloaden decoder voor afspelen widows vista home basic Configuration: Windows Vista / Internet Explorer 9.0

    broes | Latest reply: broes Oct 20, 2012
    1 reply
  • Admin on Vista? Solved/Closed

    Hello, How to run Windows Vista as Administrator? Seems to be a very simple question, but for the life of me I can't find where to change this over?

    Nikky28 | Latest reply: Alexandra Mar 22, 2012
    11 replies
  • activation problem of vista Solved/Closed

    Hello, Goodmorning sir I'm sumukh from india. my friend gave me a windows vista ultimate which has a crack file for activation. when i install in...

    chinna | Latest reply: Bionik Feb 16, 2012
    1 reply
  • How to fix BlueScreen on Vista Solved/Closed

    Hello, Members I just decided to bring something to this site & make a "How To'' Question: How to Fix a Bluescreen on Vista Answer: When y...

    GM Madman | Latest reply: GM Madman Jul 12, 2011
    1 reply
  • Video Memory in 64bit Vista Solved/Closed

    Ok; so I've got a slight problem with 64bit Vista. I just bought a new laptop, and I'm trying to play one of my older video games (Red Faction). I c...

    Evolutionary... | Latest reply: Zaibian7 Dec 31, 2010
    6 replies
  • How 2 get back my Windows Vista Home Premium Solved/Closed

    Hello, i was using Windows Vista home Premium OEMact on HP, but i installed another operating system over the old one(not a clean copy, Windows 7) b...

    dick | Latest reply: dell Nov 22, 2010
    3 replies
  • running 32 bit programs on 64bit Vista laptop Solved/Closed

    Hello, I have a 64 bit computer with Windows Vista 64 and am unable to run most of my 32 bit programs. Calls to Windows and HP have proved unsuccess...

    Dee | Latest reply: ADOFAR Oct 1, 2010
    5 replies
  • Vista Not Logging In Properly Solved/Closed

    Hello, Please forgive my earlier rudeness. I would be greatly appreciative if someone could help me out. My computer locks up every time I log in....

    Suze | Latest reply: netsa77 Sep 3, 2010
    1 reply
  • Ihave toshiba l300d vista can't recover Solved/Closed

    Hello, hi larry2488 pls. help me my younger brother delete some thing in laptop (I have vista os)then i try to recover it the time system cre...

    jv | Latest reply: jv Aug 10, 2010
    2 replies
  • restoring vista factory settings Solved/Closed

    Hello, I was wondering if any one could help me I want to restore the factory settings on my acer aspire 5610z and I do not have the recovery disk, ...

    billbo | Latest reply: KP Aug 9, 2010
    7 replies
  • No sounds with itunes and vista Solved/Closed

    Hello, I too am having same prob as a lot of users. I downloaded Itunes 8 yesterday and listened to some podcasts with my headphones. Today when I ...

    kittykermit | Latest reply: Me Aug 2, 2010
    6 replies
  • Reinstalled Vista, can't connect to network.. Solved/Closed

    Hello, I had to reinstall Windows Vista (Ultimate) onto my laptop (Pavilion dv3t-2000) due to receiving a virus onto my computer. This virus (do...

    a_h5 | Latest reply: justhinkin Jul 12, 2010
    2 replies
  • dell dimension c521 on vista startup problem so computer can't turn on Solved/Closed

    Hey all, I've recently had a problem with my dell in which when I am logged on, I have 78 new windows installations ready . I didn't install them and...

    simo | Latest reply: simo Jul 7, 2010
    2 replies
  • My compac lapton using vista shuts down Solved/Closed

    Hello, My compac laptop using vista shuts down after about 20 minutes of starting it ,Right before it shuts down it starts to get louder then norm...

    hiker25 | Latest reply: xpcman Jul 5, 2010
    1 reply
  • vista freezes up all the time Solved/Closed

    Hello, I have an hp desk top with windows vista home edition. It was given to us as a gift ..i do not have the os disk. The computer freezes up all...

    mtodd7 | Latest reply: Big Bad T Jul 2, 2010
    70 replies
  • Vista upgrade: no sound, no modem, no media Solved/Closed

    Hello, I have a Compaq Evo N600c, i have just upgraded to Vists (from XP Pro). 1. Vista can't detect any modem on-board (there is one, it worked...

    mick | Latest reply: AJ Apr 27, 2010
    11 replies
  • sony vaio vista recovery disc Solved/Closed

    Hello, my computer crashed and I am unable to recover windows by using the recovery disc I downloaded from my sony vaio as I am sure it is corrupt wh...

    tony | Latest reply: asad Apr 4, 2010
    11 replies
  • How to locate window vista Product Key Solved/Closed

    Hello, I have lost my windows vista Product Key. Please give me a way to find that key or give me vista's product key.

    Sumit | Latest reply: dist.urbd Jan 15, 2010
    1 reply
  • windows vista Solved/Closed

    Hello, i was trying to instal windows vista but actually i don't have the key and i got a message says your windows will be expired after one month ....

    rachid | Latest reply: closeup22 Sep 21, 2009
    1 reply
  • change from 64-bit Vista to 32-bit Vista Solved/Closed

    Hello Anyone that may know, I purchased a Sony Viao that came with 64-bit Vista Home Premium and I need to upgrade to Vista Ultimate, but it has to...

    home pc geek | Latest reply: Rain Jul 21, 2009
    2 replies
  • Black Screen in Vista Solved/Closed

    Hello, Dell Inspiron, Vista. After a re-start I now have a black screen with white cursor. Nothing seems to have any affect. I've tried every form of...

    aerobaker | Latest reply: ETI COMPUTER COMPANY Jan 17, 2009
    2 replies
  • Change Vista arabic to english Solved/Closed

    Hello, i have purchased a new labtop with vista o/s having arabic interface desktop i want to change into englishConfiguration: Windows Vista

    waleed | Latest reply: xpcman Dec 14, 2008
    1 reply
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