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I am noticing some system slow-down and stuttering, especially when streaming video and using the internet. I have ruled out the ISP/router, etc. already. This just started happening in the past week, and this install is only about a month old with brand new SSD.

Could it be related to a couple of windows updates that refuse to install? I'm running SP1. I was thinking of getting those failed updates via a 3rd-party repository like WHDownloader, what do you guys think of such things? I haven't tried them before but it sounds handy and has a high rating from users it would seem.

OS Version: Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate, Service Pack 1, 64 bit
Processor: Intel(R) Core(TM) i3-4130 CPU @ 3.40GHz, Intel64 Family 6 Model 60 Stepping 3
Processor Count: 4
RAM: 16323 Mb
Graphics Card: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 750 Ti, -2048 Mb
Hard Drives: D: 1862 GB (1112 GB Free); E: 235 GB (22 GB Free);
Motherboard: Hewlett-Packard, 2AF7
Antivirus: None
I'm using windows 7 with Dual Monitors, Main Monitor(1) On the Right, Secondary(2) On the Left. The Secondary monitor is switched between HDMI, VGA (second computer), And Video Input, so it's not always used, and that's why the secondary is on the Left of the Primary monitor. Now the question. When I've got both monitors enabled, the mouse moves correctly from 1<-->2 back and forth as one would expect. but if I use a Large 2560 X 1024 background image, it appears as though the Left side of the Image is positioned on the Right Monitor & the Left Monitor gets the Right Side of the Image. How do I get the image to display correctly ? Using Windows 7 X64(AMD 64 X2 5600 & 4 Gig Memory) with a NVidia GeForce 8600 GT Gfx Card (256 Meg)
So I just got a Old PC and realised it doesn't have wifi, and I do not want to get and ethernet cord for it. Can I use a USB Wifi Adapted or something ethernet that's is wireless? The PC model is HP Pavilion a850y. Intel processor Pentium 4. Please help.
 
Hi folks, I have a Thinkpad T440p with only the onboard Intel HD 4600 graphics. Is it possible to install a new motherboard with the integrated Nvidia graphics chip? I would like to know if it is possible to replace the motherboard with one that uses an Nvidia GPU Thank you.
For some reason my computer won?t start up on my normal ?enter password? screen. I tried doing some restarts before this happened because windows wasn?t able to update some things it kept messaging me that it required. After doing some restarts and even usuing the Lenovo hardware diagnostics, nothing changed. So I did an advance restart option and thought about restarting my windows to its state of what it was when I got it which meant brand, new files deleted and everything else that came with restarting it. However, I canceled it and now all it does is bring me up to that screen of ?Start PXE over IPv4? and IPv6. It even brings me to a Boot Menu/App menu. Then restarts to show me the same PXE message. What do I do?
Hi, I have a question about how many licenses are needed to be compliant when installing client computers with RIS/WDS.
As this document states:
http://download.microsoft.com/download/3/d/4/3d42bdc2-6725-4b29-b75a-a5b04179958b/reimaging.docx
- With OEM license I don't have re-imaging rights.
- I can use the VL media to re-image a client computer that comes with OEM license.
- I can re-image with VL media only computer with same os type and language (e.g.: with a XP Pro Italian VL media I can re-image just XP Pro Italian OEM client computers).
- For computers that come with OEM license and I re-image with VL media I have to call OEM support and I don't have rights to call Microsoft support directly.
But I can't understand HOW MANY licenses are required. E.G. one of my customers has 340 client computers, laptops or desktops, made by HP, all with XP pro or 7 Pro OEM. How many licenses do I require to reimage all of them with RIS/WDS ? 2 (one for Xp Pro
and one for 7 Pro) o 340 (one for every client computer) ?
Because if they need just 2 licenses it is not a problem, if they have to buy again 340 windows Pro licenses when they already payed for the OEM licenses I think they will never implement RIS/WDS.........
Is there a Microsoft document that explains this aspect of reimaging rights?
Many thanks in advance.
Is it possible to get Microsoft word installed on this as I cannot find a way .  I?ve tried using Onenote but hate it.  
Can windows 10 be installed on the r4?  I have win7 on the system.
Hello All,
Just joined the community to see if I could find the information that I need for deployment of an OS Image, to two Enterprise Class Dell Desktop machines. We have Optiplex 745 and Optiplex 755 models that I cannot find, in the matrix on the page http://en.community.dell.com/techcenter/enterprise-client/w/wiki/2065.dell-driver-cab-files-for-enterprise-client-os-deployment.aspx , a reference to either of the two models I am searching for. Perhaps these two models fall under a specific model group, but I cannot tell where or in which group these models would fall into.
Please help, as I would like to prepare a WinPE imaging tool for use on these models, and having the Network Drivers and the Mass Storage Device Drivers found in the correct Driver CAB File, would make a world of difference!
Hi !
I was given a Dell Optiplex GX620 SFF by a friend that was working ok, but...
I tried to install a PCI-e VGA card with HDMI with negative results.
After removing the expansion card, results were as follows:
Upon powering on the machine screen signal led turns instantly green (as if it gets some kind of signal),
but then returns to orange = no signal.
I unplugged the HDD and left only one memory stick on the board.
A series of beeps (3 followed by 2 was what i could identify) and then looked at the diagnostic lights.
Diagnostic lights 3,4 remained on with one ram stick of 512Mb Kingston @ 533 MHz
Diagnostic lights 3,4 remained on with one ram stick of 1Gb Kingston @ 667 MHz
Diagnostic lights 1,2,3 remained on with one ram stick of 512 Mb Transcend 512 @ 800 MHz
Diagnostic lights 1,2,3 remained on with one ram stick of 1Gb Supertalent @ 800 MHz
In the meantime i reset the bios following this procedure
www.dell.com/support/article/us/en/04/sln284985/how-to-perform-a-bios-or-cmos-reset-and-or-clear-the-nvram-on-your-dell-system?lang=en
which did not solve the issue.
CPU = P4 630/2M/800,
I can not tell which bios version the machine has.
Any possible ideas would be appreciated
Dionisios
I have a problem with a Dell inspiron one 2205n all in one touch screen.
When i turn on the power button it stays amber, but I hear the fan start.
A previous post HERE mentioned this 'So the culprit could be either your internal power supply or the internal 3-V CR2032 lithium coin cell battery'.

So I replaced the coin cell battery, the pc started OK , but as to check the system for faults. It then said it could no fix it , so restart PC with no other leads attached apart form power lead of course.
I did this and I have the same problem again, amber power button, blanck screen, but the fan seems to be working louder tnay before I replaced the Batttery.
Is my next option to orer and  replace the internal power supply unit as advised in the other post. it seems this is acoomon problem for Dell computers.
orderd Pc 27.7.2011  model number Do502207
many thanks in advance for your comments and help!
Hi everyone!
I have recently a big problem with my T3610. Everything works fine, but not games. Black screen or BSOD is the problem. It's not linear, but while playing games like BF1, PUBG, The Forrest, I'm having a black screen or BSOD. The "crash" have a place between 1 hour of gaming to 6 hous straight. First i thougt it was a craphic card problem, it was replaced with a new one. I gougt this set, from a leasing company in Poland. The error code is 0x119 watchdog.sys something, i know this from WhoCrashed.
Here are the specs:
Intel Xeon E5-1650 v2  3.50GHz
16GB RAM 1886MHz or something
Stock motherboard, as well as PSU 685W
Gigabyte GTX 1060 6GB
Win10 Pro 64bit
I tried:
reinstalling graphic drivers,
replacing graphic card,
Futuremark - PASSED
Benchmarks - PASSED
OCCT - PASSED
prime95 with OCCT - PASSED
memtest86 - 1 cycle PASSED

PLEASE HELP ME, I'M HELPLESS.
I need more memory in my Dimension 3000.  Can I swap the motherboard for a Dimension 4600 motherboard?
We have had a large number of Toshiba hard drive failures with-in the last three months. Anyone have any knowledge of the issue?
1. General instability (windows freezing, system unresponsiveness, application crashes)
2. Extremely slow response
Running the built-in BIOS diagnostic turns up one of the following error codes on the hard drive component:
2000-0141
2000-0142

Some specifics on our environment:
Windows 7 64-bit (standard image)
2.5" hard drive
WU offered 2 optional MS updates today (10-17-17) for Win 7, 32-bit:
First is 2017-10 Preview of Quality Rollup for .NET Framework 3.5.1, 4.5.2, 4.6, 4.6.1, 4.6.2, 4.7 (KB4042076).
That KB number is lower than the KB for the Security and Quality Rollup for .NET  3.5.1, 4.5.2, 4.6, 4.6.1, 4.6.2, 4.7 (KB4043766) that was installed on 10-10-17. I realize today's update is a "Preview" but why is its KB number lower than the (non-Preview) version that's already installed?
Also offered 2017-10 Preview of Monthly Quality Rollup for Win 7 for x86-based systems (KB4041686). At least this KB number is higher than the Monthly Quality Rollup for Win 7 for x86-based systems (KB4041681) which was installed last week.
So I recently (it's been about 3 weeks) purchased a refurbished dell Inspiron 15 7000. Sometimes, when I put my laptop to sleep, it wakes up with this screen. That smaller box is the mouse apparently because it moves when I move my mouse. It doesn't go away, at least when I left it for 10 minutes. 
Also, another freezing problem that I have is that sometimes, my computer spontaneously freezes while I am watching a video. It may have to do with my RAM usage (I've noticed that I have at least 4-5 tabs open) but I also have 8gb ram, which has never been a problem on other computers. The screen doesn't change, and the audio stutters loudly for about 10 seconds before cutting off immediately. Nothing on the screen moves.

All parts are stock. 
Processor: Intel i5-7300 HQ CPU @ 2.5 GHz
Ram: 8 gb
System Type: 64-bit OS
Display Adaptors: Nvidia Geforce GTX 1050 Ti and Intel HD graphics 630
Hello.I have bought a laptop.The model is Dell Latitude 3150.I Just have 1 question.Is the graphics card attached to the motherboard or not?Thanks for your feedback.Please answer ASAP
Just taken delivery of a new xps 15 9560 with the 4k UHD screen. The screen has inconsistent colour banding across it. On the left is a magenta hue and the right cyan hue. 
If I display a grey scale across the screen there are pink band of colour in the grey so not a smooth graduation.
I'm a photographer so this was noticeable straight away.
I spoke to Dell support who didn't seem to be bothered to provide any service and effectively said this is normal.
Only had the laptop a few days so considering returning for refund.
Is this normal?
Sporadically, after boot up, the left quarter of my XPS 15 screen is black.  Sometimes it restores itself, but for now, it is staying off.  
I tried upping from recommended 250% to 350% for use of a genealogy program made that program larger but nothing else and if I use pinch to spread out and enlarge then screen impossible to work on because it just jumps from side to side I set everything back and restated and still the same display smaller than before.  I have Nvided GEForce 960M video card and right now laptop is useless.
Hi all, New to your forum, and need some help.
I have various latitude models which all connected to our office wireless TVs, in our meetings, apart from latitude E6540 model, which appears to connect, the TV flashes up that the laptop is connected, but then returns to the awaiting connection page.
If I look in connected devices (Windows 10), it shows the wireless TV under audio and wireless displays, but the screen does not mirror from laptop to TV.
This is the only model I have found that gives me this problem, I have updated the display & wireless drivers to the latest version, but makes no difference.

The TV model is a Techwood 55" and I have two of these in the office.

Any help much appreciated.

JohnO
Has anyone else noticed how dark the screens are on the Latitude 5X80 series machines? Out of the box both the 5480 and the 5580 are significantly darker than the comparable units in the 5X70 series.
There was a graphics change from AMD to NVidia in this model but it seems like this more of a backlight or screen mat issue than card issue. 
Hi,
I own a Dell Inspiron 5547. I have purchased a Dell notebook for my wife as well and my choice for the company notebook was also Dell. This was because I have trusted the quality and the 3 year warranty.Parts Only warranty 11/4/14 - 11/4/15Carry-in Service/Return to Depot warranty 11/4/14 - 11/4/17
A long time ago, a screw fell out from the notebook and there was no way to put it back, it always came out. Please note that I have never ever tried to do any modifications/repairs on the notebook. As I could not afford to put it into the service for 2 weeks, I've tried to open and close it always with maximum care. Still, it broke eventually and I needed to go to the local Hungarian warranty partner, where I was told that Dell won't cover the issue and I got an offer over USD 150 for repair.
I admit that with turning in the notebook, the damages would have been smaller, but still, the place for the screw would have needed a change and also the plastic and other parts were not as strong as required. I've googled Dell hinge issues and it seems to be a common issue.
In order to keep my trust in Dell, I would like at least a partial guarantee. Else, due to the lack of trust I will need to look for another brand when I will need to replace laptops. This is something I would not like.
Regards,
Aron
I plan to swap out my pre installed 512GB  SSD with a 1TB SSD
 The instaled drive is a LITEON LGH-512V2G-11 M.2 2280 512GB 
Could someone advise if the 9343 supports MVME SSD and recommend a 1TB replacement.
Any advise woud be greatly appreciated.
Thanks
Hi.  I would like to know which parts I need in order to fix the well known hinge issue with the case breaking because of it.  My laptop is a little under 2yrs old. 
Hi All,
I have an issue with the mouse freezing on and off at least 5-10 times a minute using the TB16 with Dell 7285, I have had this issue before with a 5510 using the TB16 and it turned out to be a issue with the BIOS firmware, has anyone else come across this issue with the 7285?
I need to use the TB16 because I want to connect two 4k monitors and use them at 60Hz.
Thanks!
I brought it just now. And screen auto rotation not work out of the box. Is there way to make it work?
I decided not to get the recent anniversary up date awhile ago and have dealt with the reminder pop up. Now it's really annoying and I would like to stop the pop up up reminder. Can someone please help?
 
I just updated drivers and now I don't see my SSD drive in file manager. It shows up in the Disk Managment (status Healthy (GPT Protective Partition) and is a BLUE line not black. If I try to right click on it my only option is Help. This drive worked just before updates. Any help would be appreciated.
 
Hi. I have a dash cam that records in MOV format. Each recording is 3 minutes long and I am wanting to edit the film so I can publish only part of it. I am not very computer literate. I have Windows 10. Anyone know how to do this free. Thanks.
 
Hi, I have a Lenovo Y50 laptop I purchased back in 2014 that has worked very well since then. Recently though, the wireless has been dropping and not picking back up. I need to have it plugged into ethernet constantly if I ever want to use the internet. When I do network diagnostic troubleshooting, it usually picks the signal up again for a minute or two but then it drops again and cannot find the networks. I did the hardware scan on the lenovo website and it told me that all of my components were working fine. Does anyone have any recommendations on how I can fix this? I did try a lenovo support thread that told me to enter some things into the bios but since I did that, I don't really notice any difference.
Hi there
I have been running AVG (paid for) protection for a few years now and recently due to a suspected virus I also added Malwarebytes 3.2.2 (free trial) to give me a bit more backup but they dont seem to like each other much.

Malwarebytes keeps saying real time protection is turned off and AVG keeps telling me to uninstall Malwarebytes. I thought these 2 AV are able to work together or are there different versions of each that are compatible?
Any help appreciated.
 
rying to copy a user profile. The "Copy To" button is always grayed out, is there is a way to enable? machine its on the domain
when i give power to my pc it will only show acer screen and then how to come into the boot. i cant go into boot because the keyboard doesnt work and it my pc doesnt load the keyboard. i tried different ports.

this happened because.
i tried running windows 7 on my windows 10 pc. that windows 7 was realy broken my mouse dindt even work and there were alot of unsafe programs on it i still had my ssd with windows 10 in my pc. i only changed to booting my hdd at the boot menu wich is on legacy. i think my motherboard is broken
 
Hello, I recently bought the Lenovo Yoga 510-IKB, and when I would flip the screen, it would automatically rotate the screen.After a bunch of windows 10 updates, this function was gone. I checked regedit, and the SensorPresent was set to 0. And I can't set rotate lock anymore, anywere.  I set SensorPresent to 1 manually, but that didn't change anything either. Only yesterday I got an update from Lenovo for the bios, and I am now running V.2SCN26WW. In lenovo companion I cannot find the flip option anymore. Since they used to be in Lenovo Settings. But that app is gone now. In device manager I deleted the HID-sensorcollection v2 so that it could reinstall itself, but it didn't change anything either. Not sure what I am supposed to do now besides returning the laptop to the store. 
Hi Im considering buying a TY260, with the number20FES0DT00 Is it possible to upgrade the RAM to 16gb (as it currently has 4gb) and the ssd? I remember seeing somewhere that there was an issue with RAM soldered to the unit, is this true? Many thanks  
Could anyone explanin me T430 showing MAC address of Flextron Flextronics international through my LAN please?
In my test lab, ATA-Center do not show events from ATA-GW.
ATA-Center and ATA-GW are in workgroups, on GW everything works fine.
All machines are Windows 2016, and firewalls off.
Hi Im considering buying a TY260, with the number20FES0DT00 Is it possible to upgrade the RAM to 16gb (as it currently has 4gb) and the ssd? I remember seeing somewhere that there was an issue with RAM soldered to the unit, is this true? Many thanks  
Could anyone explanin me T430 showing MAC address of Flextron Flextronics international through my LAN please?
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I noticed a dent in system performance lately and have a very minimal boot setup so I am having trouble narrowing it down any further on my own.

Specifically, there is a lot of stuttering when launching new applications or browsing the web while streaming 1080p video. The worst of it is the audio which cuts out and sometimes slows down.

I reinstalled Firefox thinking that might be it, but didn't have any effect.

Tech Support Guy System Info Utility version 1.0.0.4
OS Version: Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate, Service Pack 1, 64 bit
Processor: Intel(R) Core(TM) i3-4130 CPU @ 3.40GHz, Intel64 Family 6 Model 60 Stepping 3
Processor Count: 4
RAM: 16323 Mb
Graphics Card: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 750 Ti, -2048 Mb
Hard Drives: D: 1862 GB (1112 GB Free); E: 235 GB (22 GB Free);
Motherboard: Hewlett-Packard, 2AF7
Antivirus: None
 
My computer guy installed a DVD burner in my computer and a program that was supposed to run it, but the program did not work and he has not found one yet that will. Does anyone know of a program that will work for me? I just want to make DVDs that will play in my DVD player. I am sure that this is a very basic question, but I am a computer moron and need someone to walk me through this step by step. Here is my computer info:

Tech Support Guy System Info Utility version 1.0.0.4
OS Version: Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium, Service Pack 1, 32 bit
Processor: Intel(R) Core(TM)2 Duo CPU E4500 @ 2.20GHz, x64 Family 6 Model 15 Stepping 13
Processor Count: 2
RAM: 2036 Mb
Graphics Card: Intel(R) G33/G31 Express Chipset Family, 256 Mb
Hard Drives: C: 74 GB (44 GB Free);
Motherboard: Dell Inc., 0KP561
Antivirus: None
 
I'm running Windows 10 on a Lenovo G700 laptop. I just updated to the newest version of the Solution Center. It comes up all right, but when I try to run a hard ware scan (short version or long version) I get a Blue Screen of Death--the computer goes down with a "DRIVER POWER STATE FAILURE" message.I've tried the following:Rin "sfc /scannow" several times, rebooting after each run--no system files problems, but stll get the BSoD;Checked in Device Manager--no yellow caution flags;Run Driver Booster (free)--all drivers up to date;Booted in Safe Mode--problem persisted; andDisconnected all peripherals--problem persists.I have no idea what to do next. Has anybody else seen this problem, and if so, how did you solve it? Thanks. 
I noticed a dent in system performance lately and have a very minimal boot setup so I am having trouble narrowing it down any further on my own.

Specifically, there is a lot of stuttering when launching new applications or browsing the web while streaming 1080p video. The worst of it is the audio which cuts out and sometimes slows down.

I reinstalled Firefox thinking that might be it, but didn't have any effect.

Here is my DDS.txt:

DDS (Ver_2012-11-20.01) - NTFS_AMD64
Internet Explorer:
Run by a at 8:39:51 on 2017-10-17
#Option Extended Search is enabled.
Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate 6.1.7601.1.1252.1.1033.18.16323.12421 [GMT -5:00]
.
SP: Windows Defender *Enabled/Updated* {D68DDC3A-831F-4fae-9E44-DA132C1ACF46}
FW: ZoneAlarm Free Firewall Firewall *Enabled* {1B8D532F-88B1-B2AD-ED22-AED92687A1D2}
.
============== Running Processes ===============
.
E:\Windows\system32\lsm.exe
E:\Windows\system32\svchost.exe -k DcomLaunch
E:\Program Files\NVIDIA Corporation\Display.NvContainer\NVDisplay.Container.exe
E:\Windows\system32\svchost.exe -k RPCSS
E:\Windows\System32\svchost.exe -k LocalSystemNetworkRestricted
E:\Windows\system32\svchost.exe -k LocalService
E:\Windows\system32\svchost.exe -k netsvcs
E:\Windows\System32\svchost.exe -k LocalServiceNetworkRestricted
E:\Windows\system32\svchost.exe -k NetworkService
E:\Program Files (x86)\CheckPoint\ZoneAlarm\vsmon.exe
E:\Windows\system32\svchost.exe -k LocalServiceNoNetwork
E:\Windows\System32\svchost.e... Read more
Hello everyone,
This issue is happening on my work computer. We recently upgraded to Windows 10, and I am currently running Internet Explorer 11. Prior to the upgrade to Windows 10 I had no issues, however after the upgrade a specific web page I use for work is displaying
incorrect characters on most of the links and buttons of the page. I have not noticed the issue on most web pages, however for a vital web page that we use to conduct business, it shows random characters instead of the text that should be there for the link.


Example: There is a tool bar that has options such as clicking "filter" to filter search results. However, my "filter" button shows a "F" as the link. Options beside it such as "clear all" and "Grid on/off"
instead show "w" and "j" for some odd reason. It just seems like the browser is displaying random characters instread of what it should be. There is even a link on the page that is a " ) " instead of the correct word it should
be displaying as a link.
Has anyone had similar issues before or have any idea what could be causing this? My colleagues all have my exact same setup and none of them are having issues. One colleague said sometimes he notices weird characters as soon as he loads the page, but it
corrects itself to the proper page display after a second or two. Perhaps something within IE 11 isn't loading correctly? Any ideas?

Thank you
We have 2 pcs that we connect to via Remote Desktop.  One of them stops at this screen so we can tell that someone else is already logged in, so we are given
the opportunity to CANCEL, so we don't "throw off" the person who is already logged in:
Sorry, my image is not allowed until account verification is complete.
The other machine goes straight to this screen, and we can't tell if someone else is already connected.  So when we type the password, it disconnects the person
who is already connected through remote desk"vertical-align:top;">Sorry, my image is not allowed until account verification is complete.
I can't find any settings in the .RDP shortcut that are different between the 2 machines.  It must be something on the machine itself. Can you help? I would
like the users to see the first picture above if someone else is already logged in , so the user will have the chance to cancel, so the original user won't be disconnected .
Thank you!




Tech Support Guy System Info Utility version 1.0.0.4
OS Version: Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium, Service Pack 1, 64 bit
Processor: Intel(R) Core(TM) i3-2330M CPU @ 2.20GHz, Intel64 Family 6 Model 42 Stepping 7
Processor Count: 4
RAM: 4043 Mb
Graphics Card: Intel(R) HD Graphics 3000, 1797 Mb
Hard Drives: C: 449 GB (352 GB Free);
Motherboard: Intel Corp., Base Board Product Name
Antivirus: None

Seems as this service popped up after flashing my bios.
Service: rpcnet.exe
Product: Lowjack For Laptops
Company: Absolute Software.

Upon extensive reading, it seems as this service can in no way be removed from my laptop.I tried removing it from the registry,and all the files that go along with it.After removing the service,it just re-initiates upon reboot.

So the question remains..is there absolutely no way to get rid of this service,or am i stuck with it forever?
This is just out of curiosity.Not that it has any effect on my computer performance.Would just like to know if anyone has any further input/knowledge of this service and if it's possible to get rid of it?.

Thankyou