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    SOLVED Should have left well alone.

    Thank you Clifford I did as you said, and at first the download progress bar stopped about a quarter way where one of the Visual Studio 2005 programs needed permission, I sorted that with a clever little program called "Take Ownership" and after that it didn't stop until near the end, and this...
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    SOLVED Should have left well alone.

    The reason it can't access the folder Visual Studio 2005, is obviously because it is not present, so I did a search to find out if I could download it, and found one which was an iso file. I am not sure after downloading the iso file how do I get it into...
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    SOLVED Should have left well alone.

    I have Windows 7 Pro tower that works fine, but yesterday I decided to upgrade my Microsoft office 2003 to the 2007 version for which I have a disc which I've used successfuly on previous occasions. On attempting to install after about five minutes a box appears saying error 1303 setup cannot...
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    Cursor problem

    Hello gnikiv, you will probably receive a better response to your problem if you start your own seperate thread, I'm also new to this forum, but I feel sure that's the correct procedure. mahler.
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    SOLVED A possible problem?

    Hello Clifford, I happy to say that my problem is now thanks to you completely sorted, I downloaded a program called Open Hidden System Drive 64 which allowed me to see and confirm that the required essential files were present, and then at your suggestion I used Mini Tool Partition Wizard to...
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    SOLVED A possible problem?

    Hello Clifford, before I started carrying out your instructions I did a little more investigating,and the first thing was when in Disc Manager if I right click on the bottom entry called System Reserved(D) it will let me use explore in the context menu, and it reveals that it has two very...
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    SOLVED A possible problem?

    Many thanks Clifford for your wise words, and tomorrow I will carefully implement them, by firstly using Partition Wizard Home to remove D as suggested. When using this machine it is not at all obvious that all is not completely normal and being a 64 bit processor, and 4 gig of Ram, it to me...
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    SOLVED A possible problem?

    Thank you genesis, appreciated. mahler
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    SOLVED A possible problem?

    Hello genesis thank you for your good suggestion which I have taken note of, and may later take the action, but as Clifford aked me to provide some info I will out of respect wait until he gives me his impression after viewing the Disc management details. Regards mahler.
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    SOLVED A possible problem?

    Hello again Clifford jus a bit more info for you, I found two large files, hiberfil.sys and pagefile.sys appear on both C drive and also on D drive these are sized at 2.81 gigs, and 3.74 gigs respectively meaning the machine has 6.56 gigs of duplicate data. Hope this helps Regards mahler.
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    SOLVED A possible problem?

    Thank you Clifford hope I've done your request correctly. Regards mahler
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    SOLVED A possible problem?

    I have just aquired a Packard Bell Windows 7 Pro tower, and it seems all ok, but a few things are causing me some worry, I will explain..firstly I noticed that there were two seperate entries of windows in the msconfig boot menu, so I followed some advice via google, and deleted the one that was...
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    Glad to be onboard

    Greetings all members, I've just purchased a second hand Packard Bell Windows 7 machine, and have previously used for ages an XP, so had a search for a 7 forum, and here I am, very impressed with what i've seen so far. Regards mahler
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