Updated Windows and now I can not run other programs on my PC
Updated Windows and now I can not run other programs on my PC! What can I do?
· Update you installed before the problem?
· Do you have a code error message when you try to run any program?
If the issue took place recently, you can perform a system restore that will repair return the computer to the point while it was working fine.
To restore the operating system to an earlier point in time, follow these steps:
1. Click Start, type system restore in the search box, and then click System Restore in the list programs.
2. in the System Restore dialog box, click on choose a different restore point and then click Next.
3. in the list of restore points, click a restore point created before you started having the problem, and then click Next.
4. click on finish.
Note: When you perform the system restore to restore the computer to a previous state, programs and updates that you have installed are removed.
How to repair the operating system and how to restore the configuration of the operating system to an earlier point in time in Windows Vista
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* O.T. > encrypted files
So after encryption of files I had to reinstall my windows (changed the name of the owner) and now I can not decrypt the file
After attempting to decrypt the files, I'm promped with this message:
Attribute application error
An error occurred applying attributes to the file:
Access is denied. \
I want to say that I added my administrator name in the Security tab, and then gave me full control over the files, but that did not work.
I understand that you cannot decrypt files previously encrypted in Windows 7 after you have reinstalled Windows.
- What program did you use to encrypt the files?
From now on, I would ask you to refer to similar questions discussed in the thread below links and check the status.
Hope this information is useful. Please feel free to answer in the case where you are facing in the future other problems with Windows.
I tunes has prompted me to upgrade to a new version. The update failed. Now I can't open I tunes.
General advice for troubleshooting when iTunes is unable to properly install (and reinstall or repair it does not) are to remove not only iTunes, but all the components, restart, remove the target installation files and reinstall. See the following troubleshooting guide excellent by turingtest2:
Especially the section:
Hello, I have a problem starting my OS after windows updates to install. I have a laptop Dell Studio 1737 running Windows Vista SP1 x 64
I installed the windows updates and they are normally installed on the closed part (steps 1 and 2 of 3) but the computer restarted once he ran Microsoft Corporation with the Green loading bar animation. He hung there for quite a long time as usual but I thought it had to do with updates. so after that the animation, the screen off, turned back on and it was completely black. a mouse jumped out for about 10 seconds, then disappeared. I noticed that the hard drive light stopped flashing and there is no other activity after that. CTRL-Alt-Del does nothing. So I had to hold the power button and restart. This time I used Safe Mode to let it boot. He traveled the drivers being loaded and hung up "pilot charge: \SystemRoot\system32\drivers\crcdisk.sys ', but eventually started. After starting, it linked the part "Configuring updates step 3 of 3" 0% to 100% and then just stood there and the mouse began to blink. Yet once, there was very little hard drive being indicated by light activity. After 5 minutes, it was clear, he was not any progress made by letting it continue. Yet once, forced another shut down.I repeated the process with the same results from the point to let start normally to force stop and meet at configuring updates step 3 of 3 to 100% but frozen in safe mode. I was perplexed what to do because I could not access the computer at all even in SafeMode! I forced the closing down and grown up recovery tools and tried to startup repair. has nothing. I tried the system restore. It is interesting that told me I had NO restore points and yet I had just installed one small not updated but there is 30 minutes. Also, I can't imagine there is no restore point after having owned this laptop for almost 4 years. I took to my faithful Tablet for some Google-ing in depth on this particular issue in the hope of finding a solution. Well, I came across an article that leaves me at least cancel the thing trying to get up-to-date and freezing. It required that use you recovery command prompt and delete the C:\Windows\winsxs\pending,xml file. After the reboot (in safe mode) Finally I could connect and access my files save them! Finally! only it isn't the end of the problem. I still cannot start normally. to do this, the above-mentioned actions of when I try to boot normally.I tried so much google - lies about different things, it might be and who either do not resolve problem or steps they indicate to tell me to change a registry entry to something which in my machine is already what they say before it takes. Also, I can't uninstall updates because the windows update program does not open in safe mode. I have run chkdsk and nothing. I stopped everything to boot at startup, with the exception of microsoft. I uninstalled any program that can run at startup. I ran an anti-virus (Avast & Norton separately) and lift you own. I have a ntbtlog.txt I can post if necessary. honestly, I don't know where to turn at this point, except for here. If no luck here ill get my backup files, take my computer to a local store and have them diagnose or if worse comes to the worst case, a clean format and reinstall that is not presented.Thank you for any advise on this issue, as I don't know what to do next.
What I did I tried to disable the network, modem and audio drivers. It took time, but start normally thereafter, but he made a strange (and continuous) boot process he never has ever done before. Once in normal mode, I started to allow the drivers one by one and it turned out to be one for the audio driver to date. During this audio driver was activated it will disable all entries as the trackpad, keyboard, USB and particularly hard drive! so it would freeze almost instantly after activation there and closes one forced would be necessary. Device Manager Microsoft told me this audio driver was updated, but it wasn't. The company that provided the audio drivers had changed the names through the merger or buyout, or something and the new audio drivers were under the new name. A very strange situation.I had to search around and eventually find the latest drivers for my system setup and audio on dell's website, and it said it was a "Recommended" update This update of the driver should be mandatory if you want to continue using your computer! It is one of the most used audio dell service providers! Why he would only recommend?In any case, thank you Jeremy for your time and help!
Authentic copy does notI did a reinstall sometimes come back now, he says he wants me to recheck my copy of copy of Windows Vista and I tried but on my computer and on the phone and its does not work.
1. what exactly happens when you try to activate a copy of Windows Vista?
2. What is the full error message that you receive?
You can try to check and validate the copy of Windows Vista.
Consult the following link:
You can also read the following article and check:
That's what you do... allow them to be converted after choosing a new name so if there allows you to return. Essentially, by using the conversion to save-as.
Can someone help me please! When I try to reboot my laptop (toshiba Windows Vista) displays a black screen and now I can not restart. It says systeminst9.wnm is missing. What should I do I restart yo?
Hi Ashutosh,You did changes to the computer before the show?This error indicates that the boot sector is corrupted or missing.I suggest for the link and follow the steps in the article:Windows error message «Bootmgr is missing Press Ctrl + Alt + Delete to restart»Note: When you perform the system restore to restore the computer to a previous state, programs and updates that you have installed are removed.Hope this solves the problem. If the problem persists, you can write to us and we will be happy to help you further.
I upgraded my dell vostro laptop 1000 Windows xp to vista and now I can not find wifi or when I try to connect to the internet I get an error, "a cable is not plugged into the card network", "connection to the Local network. Everything worked fine until I upgraded. I noticed in my device manager, the driver for the system controller and core network are not installed. Could it be the problem? Is someone can you please help me understand this?
I noticed that you had created another similar to this question. Have you tried the steps suggested in this post?
You can also try the following methods and check if it helps.
Update a network adapter driver.
Troubleshoot network adapter problems.
I reinstalled Windows Vista and now I can't run "repair your computer". I need to do this because I'm missing a few scripts. What should I do to fix this
Run the sfc/scannow command.
Use the (SFC.exe) System File Checker tool to determine which file is causing the problem and then replace the file. To do this, follow these steps:
- Open an elevated command prompt. To do this, click Start, click principally madeprograms,Accessories, right-clickguest, and then clickrun as administrator. If you are prompted for an administrator password or a confirmation, type the password, or clickallow.
- Type the following command and press ENTER:sfc/scannow
The sfc/scannow command analyzes all protected system files and replaces incorrect versions with appropriate Microsoft versions
If SFC detects the main problems it can't fix you may need to borrow a Microsoft dvd vista not an acer, HP etc. recovery disk and do a repair installation
read the below tutorial on how to perform a repair installation
I've just updated to the latest version of Firefox 32.0.3 today and now I can not manually type in the URL. I can't get to a new page if I click on a link. I had to use - gasp - Chrome just to get to this help page!
I tried to restart Firefox.
I can type (not a keyboard problem), but the browser never tries to go to URL, when I hit enter
Thanks - kept looking around and found a rec to make a reset of Firefox. This seems to have worked.
I think that last week, I update my Firefox latest version 32.0, and now I can not upload anythink, can you help me - in more detailed - when I try to download a file and save it to my pc it remains on 99%, write the time unknown and not donwload, that is even if I try to open and file - means 'open' clieck not records. I try with different brouzer and quote different and everythink work very well. Problem is only on firefox. I try and that "in the address bar, type about: config and press ENTER." The subject: config "This might void your warranty!" warning page may appear.
Click on I'll be careful, I promise!, to continue to the about: config page. A list of parameters must appear
Filter the list by typing in the search bar at top. Enter scanWhenDone. Now you should find the preference "browser.download.scanWhenDone".
Double-click this preference to set the value to false. "
But still a problem.
It's the recent9 b 32.0 and it has been fixed and will be in the build 32.0 then, probably the RC1 build 32.0 if normally such a fix would be a beta version as 32.0b10. The release is Tuesday next so little time. Type of topic: config location bar (address) and you can try to change the empty value of browser.safebrowsing.appRepURL in the meantime. If an empty value does not work then put in https://sb-ssl.google.com/safebrowsing/clientreport/download?key=%GOOGLE_API_KEY%
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Bug 1057764 - Download Manager regression in the update of FF32 beta 9
Just did the Lightroom update to 2015.4 and now I can not launch LR. "Met Lightroom user authorization problems." I hit the repair button continue and I get a message that Adobe is unable to solve the problem, I have to do it manually. I followed the steps to allow permissions for preferences and Adobe and Caches and always LR launch. Help!
If please check the following link and let me know if it helps: Lightroom has encountered problems of the user's permissions. Bridge of Photoshop Lightroom crashes or hangs at the launch
I just upgraded to 10 Windows and now I can't get into Photoshop Elements. I get the error 150:30. Set to zero, as suggests, does not, of course.
Thanks - I thought that this could be the best answer! I just hope that, in general, PSE 8 works with W-10!
Original title: WPS
They gave me a new laptop for Christmas, to transfer my files, some have been modified to WPS and now I can not open them. I am moderately OK on the computer and told to convert the files to something else... OK? What? How? If you can help please, I'd appreciate it. They are important files for me. Thank you.
. WPS files can be opened with Microsoft Works, Microsoft Word, Word Viewer, or can be converted
. WPS file extension
How to open a WPS file
Microsoft Word Viewer
ZamZar - free - convert wps (Microsoft Works) files to doc, odt, txt, and pdf
I hope this helps and happy holidays!
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I took a hard drive from a HP pavillion laptop and I put it on a Toshiba laptop and now I can not activate it and its telling me that windows is not genuine but also telling me that my product key is incorrect. I maybe need to all system files and things for a Toshiba.How can solve this problem?
Hello Eduardo Montoya when you traded player having Windows installed on it? If so you will not be able to activate the operating system is an OEM manufacturer and will only work with the original system. If it is a retail facility, you will need to use the phone activation steps listed in the link below. Let me know if it helps. Thank you.
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