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W530 Windows update, Lenovo Update, Camera/hokeys no longer work

Q: W530 Windows update, Lenovo Update, Camera/hokeys no longer work

Hello, I've had my w530 for a few months. Everything was working fine until a windows update, followed by a Lenovo Critical update completion. My hotkeys, camera and on screen display are non functional or only partially functional. What works:Fn+F4 (sleep)Fn+F8/F9 (Screen brightness)On screen notification of Screen Brightness change What doesn't work: Fn+F3 (lock - to be honest, I don't know what it locks anyways)Fn+F5 (bluetooth/wireless radios - there is an icon on the task bar which calls up the "on screen display for these)Fn+F6 (integrated camera)All other on screen displaysIntegrated camera is completely inop Unknown if functional:Fn+F7 (Projector) - There is not even any indication saying "You don't have a projector connected" or something Lenovo ThinkVantage (very hard to find, my older ThinkPads all had icons on desktop or start menu) says all my drivers are up to date. Lenovo Service Center says no updates are needed. I downloaded the Hotkey Integration Driver per many other posts in the forum. I am unsure as to what other drivers to download. When trying to run Hotkey Integ Driver or Power Manager updates/driver, the install package insists on pointing to C:\non lenovo folder*\Camera or PWRManager or Hotkey\ Why? Should they not point to the default locations for these updates? I have a client meeting (video call) tomorrow (Tuesday 28 August), I'll also need this rig for events on both Saturday and Sunday (weddings, this is my backup performance computer). Specs: W530Windows 7 Pro 64 biti7-3720QM @ 2.6 GHz16 GB ramNVidia Quadro K1000M, driver 382.99500 GB HDD Thank you for your time, and quick response. Karl

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Preferred Solution: W530 Windows update, Lenovo Update, Camera/hokeys no longer work

I recommend downloading and running DAP. It can help sort out any driver and firmware related issues on your system

It's worked out well for many of us in the past.

You can download it direct from this link http://downloaddap.org. (This link will open the download page of DAP so you can save a copy to your computer.)

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Hello,I am using Lenovo Companion on my W530 running Windows 10. Recently I installed the Windows 10 version 1703 (Creators Update), and checked for Lenovo updates with the Lenovo Companion.  The software found 1 recommended update, Intel PRO/1000 LAN Adapter Software - 8.1/10[64] - V.12.9.15.0/12.9.16.0. However, on several attempts I am getting the same message, "Failed installed". Does anyone know the cause?Regards,bostjanv

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Hi, My camera stopped working after the Windows 10 update. I think it's the driver so i tried installing the (only) one that lenovo offers:https://pcsupport.lenovo.com/no/es/products/laptops-and-netbooks/thinkpad-yoga-series-laptops/thinkp...However when I try to install it it says "no appropriate driver to be installed". This thing is driving me crazy, my touchpad was affected by this too, I can still use it but the gestures don't work. So I want to be able to repare the camera before I mess with the touchpad which is my main concern. HELP! Also, the camera does appear in the device manager so my problem isn't solved by pressing F8 which is a common solution. Thanks.

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Hey everyone,

Hope somebody can help- my computer is an HP Pavilion dv7 PC Notebook, running Vista 64bit, everything at it's most updated. I got prompted to update my system by Windows Update, and I went ahead and clicked on the ones that were security oriented, and one pertaining to my Nvidia HD driver figuring that it couldn't hurt. Well, immediately after this was completed and the system restarted, there arose a problem. The mute key on my quickplay touch pad above the keyboard stays lit orange, meaning muted. I can touch it and the icon in the volume control on the screen will become muted, and I touch it again and it becomes unmuted- but the key itself remains orange as if indicating it's muted... which it sort of is. I'll explain: there is only sound coming out of the subwoofer on the bottom of the computer itself, not out of the high quality speakers above the keyboard. It's troubling me, and I've gone through all the typical procedures, reverting back to the last updated state, deleting the updated files, etc. So, essentially, I know I could use headphones (tried, and they seem to be working fine) or external speakers, but the one that was built into my unit was absolutely top-notch and I loved it. It's troublesome to spend so much money just to have something dumb like this happen, I've had this unit for months and have had no issues until this. I highly doubt it's virus related- just doesn't seem to be the case, and I've scanned for them numerous times now with... Read more

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Hello people I require some help.

After Microflops recent updates this Tuesday almost all my games except minecraft (thank god) have stopped working, I click on the desktop icon and some might load to the "click to play" screen but won't do anything after that and STEAM won't load at all.

Now I've been browsing the net and I found that Microsoft decided to release 6 botched patches this Tuesday and one of them KB2859537 has been causing issues with some games for people.

So far to no avail I will add I have uninstalled the KB2859537 patch and tried to do a system restore but it didn't help as all games are still unresponsive.

I have also done a full system scan in safe mode with Microsoft Security Essentials and Malwear bites, both of these came up clean.

As I still haven't found a way to get my games running normally again I am wondering if you guys and gals could suggest anything to me as I'm out of ideas.

Also Please note it's nor possible for me to re install windows as I was never issued with the win7 cd when this system was built for me.

Thanks.

A:Almost all games and apps no longer work after recent windows update.

What happens when you try to run your PC games?

Do to Start > Type CMD > Right Click on Command Prompt and Press Run as Admin. > Type SFC /scannow in the popup window.

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Hello,Anyone ever run into the case where Lenovo Thinkvantage System Update does not include newer drivers that can otherwise be found on the W530 Driver download page? I hapened to look at the Lenovo Security Advisory page the other day and noticed the following issues pointing to new drivers for the w530 (the severity on both are listed as "High"):LEN-15854:  NVIDIA GPU display driver contains multiple vulnerabilities in the kernel mode layer handlerCVE-2017-6251, CVE-2017-6252, CVE-2017-6253, CVE-2017-6254, CVE-2017-6255, CVE-2017-6256, CVE-2017-6257, CVE-2017-6258, CVE-2017-6259, CVE-2017-626009/21/201703/11/2018LEN-14587:  NVIDIA GPU Display driver contains multiple vulnerabilities in the kernel mode layer handlerCVE-2017-0341, CVE-2017-0342, CVE-2017-0343, CVE-2017-0344, CVE-2017-0345, CVE-2017-0346, CVE-2017-0347, CVE-2017-0348, CVE-2017-0349, CVE-2017-0350, CVE-2017-0351, CVE-2017-0352, CVE-2017-0353, CVE-2017-0354, CVE-2017-035507/27/201703/11/2018 But when I run System Update I am NOT presented with these updated driver to download. I would assume these should have been pushed out as "Critical" updates. Also, it looks like there were previous versions I did not get notifications on as well. I also get the same results if I run the System Update via the W530 Drivers download page to detect my system and tell me what drivers I may need to install. This problem seems to be only with the Nvdia Display drivers for some reason.Anyone else ever see... Read more

A:W530 (Win7 64 bit): Lenovo System Update - Not Notified of Newer Nvdia Display Drivers

I run both my W530 (K1000m) and P70 (M3000M) in "discrete graphics" mode.  I have no use for Optimus/hybrid graphics mode on either machine as they are either always plugged into AC power or even if running on battery they can survive for 1-2 hours before being plugged in again.
 
So I have no use for the Lenovo graphics driver file either through System Update or simply by checking the download page.
 
I have been using the latest nVidia retail graphics driver forever, since getting both laptops.  It's actually the same download for both GPU's for both laptops.  I'm currently running the latest 391.03 in Win7 on both W530 and P70, as well as 391.03 in Win10 on P70.  I keep them up-to-date by force of habit, although I probably have no need to upgrade the driver at all.  Nevertheless, never had a problem using the nVidia driver.

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I have a new X1 Tablet 3rd gen, arrived 2 days ago.  All was working great - in particular the function lock LED (FnLock).  I applied all missing Windows and Lenovo updates, and now suddenly FnLock won't work anymode.  The LED won't come on to indicate lock, and I can't switch to permanent function keys. Is there a workaround for this?

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I have a Lenovo H520g with Windows 7. I've updated to Windows 8.1 then Windows 10, but now after this lastest update, it works only when he want to. Simply not boot. If you power the CPU on and leave it alone, sooner or later (minutes, or hours) it randomly boot and works normally. I've tested everything, all the components, the problem is with broken BIOS. I need to update/rewrite but there's nothing about it on support website. Can anybody help me with that? Sorry about my English

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I have a Lenovo H520g with Windows 7. I've updated to Windows 8.1 then Windows 10, but now after this lastest update, it works only when he want to. Simply not boot. If you power the CPU on and leave it alone, sooner or later (minutes, or hours) it randomly boot and works normally. I've tested everything, all the components, the problem is with broken BIOS. I need to update/rewrite but there's nothing about it on support website. Can anybody help me with that? Sorry about my English

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After an update from HP Support Assistant, mouse, printer and camera don't work. Tested all USB's, they do not work either.I also tried to dowload Microsoft - Keyboard - Wireless Device and Microsoft - Other hardware - Microsoft Mouse and Keyboard Detection Driver (USB) and they failed several attempts.What happened?What to do to fix the problem?

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USB drives no longer work after SP1 update Hi i have just installed SP1 for vista and my USB WD my book home 500GIG no longer works. The same goes for my Ipod nano. When plugged in they get power but are not seen my the pc. If i reinstal the PC with the USB drive or ipod plugged in the PC freezes at the welcome screen. My Usb mouce and keyboard work fine which is wierd. Ive tried restoring the PC which works until then next restart and then same problem. It has to do with some vista update, ifs its SP1 or somthing else im not sure. I hope someone can help me as im sure im not alone. I also tried deleting the INFcache1 file with no luck. This obviously is an issue to do with usb harddrives in general as the exact same problem happens with my WD ecternal and ipod. Cheers. S I have emailed microsoft and WD so if they come up with somthing i will post.
PC - VISTA home premium
Intel core 2 6600.
2 gig ram
Nvidea G-force 7600GT

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I was away on a trip, so I let my parents use my laptop while I was gone. They say it updated, something, but afterwards froze, so they turned it off. Turns out it was several different updates, including a BIOS update. Everything else works fine except for my usb ports which no longer detect anything connected to them. The device manager gives me little yellow warning bubbles by Standard Enhanced PCI to USB Host Controller and Standard OpenHCD USB Host Controller. It says code 19 error and the config info in the registry is missing or damaged. I have tried updating the drivers, uninstalling and letting it re-install, but it hasn't worked. I'm running on a HP Pavilion dv6-3013cl Entertainment notebook, Windows 7 (64bit).

Any help is appreciated.

A:USB ports no longer work after update (Code 19)

Remove the USB Hubs in Device Manager and reboot the computer let them automatically re-install again.

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I just updated many of my drivers for my WinXP Compaq 2580 Presario Laptop. My speakers were working perfectly fine earlier today, now after the update, I can't hear anything. I have tried troubleshooting, and still nothing. Even when I try roll back on my sound device it doesn't work. I have expanded my Volume Control and nothing is muted. Another wierd thing is that when I plug in headphones I can hear sound, but when I unplug them, I hear nothing. Please reply with any info or help at all, thanks. I love you!

* Listed under Device Manger / Sound, video and game controllers:
- Audio Codecs
- Conexant AC-Link Audio
- Legacy Audio Drivers
 

A:HELP: Laptop speakers no longer work after I update

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Hello FF users, Have you any ideas on this updating hiccup ? FF is not my default browser, but I do use it often. It has certain benefits which Chrome does not have.
 
I have updated FF religiously throughout its long history of new versions from my ancient version 3 to the current version 24. Up to version 23  everything went Hunky-Dory, but when I just updated version 23 to 24, the God Mozilla got angry for some unknown reason and my tabs no longer work.
 
Having made a few snoops around and found nothing out of place that was not there previously and looked at the web with no real result, except to find that others have the same problem, I would be grateful if some kind soul in our BC family could reveal the secret of this catastrophe and how to rectify it.
 
Thanks in advance.
Yabba

A:Firefox V23 update to V24 : tabs no longer work.

You could try resetting Firefox. But read what it does before deciding. I know they included a way to
close multiple tabs that's new in 24. It could also be one of your add-ons causing the problem.
Reset Firefox – easily fix most problems | Firefox Help
 
 
If you decide to go the resetting route and the problem disappears, go slow in adding back your add-ons
to check if one is the problem. Test after each reinstall.

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My new Logitech HD720 webcam ( 10 months old) that uses USB and sits on top of my laptop worked great under windows 10 .. but since the July 29th / 30th windows 10 anniversary upgrade my web cam doesn't work at all ..

..it recognizes the hardware but won't display an image . .I have reinstalled the Logitech software but it still fails to work ..

I'm sure I read somewhere that this is a legitimate issue and unless you 'tweak the registry' the webcam won't work until windows 10 does another future upgrade to fix this problem ...

Ideas ??

A:Since win 10 anniversary update My Logitech web camera fails to work.

It's a known problem with the AU and you should be able to fix it using this guide

Fix webcam doesnt work in Windows 10 Anniversary Update

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Noticed when I booted my PC a couple of days ago that Security Essentials and Update no longer work (when I try and run MSE it gives me this error code '0x80070424' and update just keeps telling me to restart my PC) and I found this worrying looking file in my /users folder called 'k0kcwz1xjp.exe' which cannot be deleted and looks bad from a quick Google search. Tried running Microsoft Security Scanner which finds infections but my PC shuts down whenever it tries to remove them and Malwarebytes doesn't seem to find all the files or can't remove them. Here are my logs:

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DDS (Ver_2011-08-26.01) - NTFSAMD64
Internet Explorer: 9.0.8112.16421 BrowserJavaVersion: 1.6.0_31
Run by DeathShiki at 13:52:57 on 2012-07-15
Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 6.1.7601.1.1252.44.1033.18.8173.4826 [GMT 1:00]
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AV: Microsoft Security Essentials *Disabled/Updated* {9765EA51-0D3C-7DFB-6091-10E4E1F341F6}
SP: Windows Defender *Disabled/Updated* {D68DDC3A-831F-4fae-9E44-DA132C1ACF46}
SP: Microsoft Security Essentials *Disabled/Updated* {2C040BB5-2B06-7275-5A21-2B969A740B4B}
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============== Running Processes ===============
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C:\Windows\system32\wininit.exe
C:\Windows\system32\lsm.exe
C:\Windows\system32\svchost.exe -k DcomLaunch
C:\Windows\system32\nvvsvc.exe
C:\Program Files (x86)\NVIDIA Corporation\3D Vision\nvSCPAPISvr.exe
C:\Windows\system32\svchost.exe -k RPCSS
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A:Microsoft Security Essitials and Update no longer work.

Please run the following:download Farbar Recovery Scan Tool and save it to a flash drive.Plug the flashdrive into the infected PC.Enter System Recovery Options. To enter System Recovery Options from the Advanced Boot Options:Restart the computer.As soon as the BIOS is loaded begin tapping the F8 key until Advanced Boot Options appears.Use the arrow keys to select the Repair your computer menu item.Choose your language settings, and then click Next.Select the operating system you want to repair, and then click Next.Select your user account and click Next.To enter System Recovery Options by using Windows installation disc:Insert the installation disc.Restart your computer.If prompted, press any key to start Windows from the installation disc. If your computer is not configured to start from a CD or DVD, check your BIOS settings.Click Repair your computer.Choose your language settings, and then click Next.Select the operating system you want to repair, and then click Next.Select your user account an click Next.On the System Recovery Options menu you will get the following options:Startup RepairSystem RestoreWindows Complete PC RestoreWindows Memory Diagnostic ToolCommand Prompt[*]Select Command Prompt[*]In the command window type in notepad and press Enter.[*]The notepad opens. Under File menu select Open.[*]Select "Computer" and find your flash drive letter and close the notepad.[*]In the command window type e:\frst.exe (for x64 bit version type e:\frst64) ... Read more

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After installing an update titled "HP Wireless Button Driver" the play/pause and skip buttons on my wireless keyboard no longer work on Spotify. They will work if Spotify is the active window, but they no longer work when other windows are active.  The update is Softpac Number: SP 77545, Version: 1.1.18.1Ap1 Is there a way to reverse this update?

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Hello,I recently installed the Windows 10 Creators  Update (version 1703) on my W530. Everything seems to be  OK, except for the fact that it won't go to sleep automatically according to the settings. My settings are "Balanced" power plan, go to sleep after 15 min. when on battery, and after 30 min. when plugged in. However, these settings are simply ignored. My computer never goes to sleep. I tried to get help from Microsoft; however, they were unable to help. I also looked at Lenovo's list of systems tested with W10 Creators Update; unfortunately, W530 is not yet on the list. Anyone has an idea?Regards,bostjanv

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Why OneKey Recovery does not work after installing latest update of windows 10? I have updated windows today (14 Oct 2017). I think the latest version of windows 10 has been installed on my laptop now. After installing this latest version of windows 10, I am unable to make system backup using pre-installed OneKey Recovery Software in my Lenovo Yoga500 14ISK laptop. An another issue is I found a windows.old folder in my system drive which is using approximately 15 GB. It is a very disturbing thing to me. It is appearing after installing the updates. Can anybody help me with the above issues. Thanks in advance. Sincerely,Rubel Ahmed

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Friends from Lenovo,Since I did the update to the Windows 10 October Update of the operating system, the Lenovo Vantage application does NOT work on my notebook Lenovo ThinkPad X220, and keeps asking me to install the System Interface Driver, which I have already done about 3, 4 times, and the problem is still there: Lenovo Vantage does not open!! Therefore, I need to ask you if you can tell what do I have to do to solve this problem and achieve that the Lenovo Vantage application do open up in my Lenovo ThinkPad X220 notebook. Could you please tell me what do I have to do to achieve that the Lenovo Vantage application do opens up on my Lenovo ThinkPad X220 notebook and stops asking me to download and install the System Interface Driver?Thanks so much for your help!! Yours truly,Cristián Palau

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I purchased a new notebook with Windows 7 in October. During the first weeks I uninstalled McAfee and replaced the harddrive. Since November Windows Update fails with error messages and defender does not start anymore. I made several virus scans (complete) with multiple antivirus programs but nothing showed up.Since it took my days to install various software, I do not want to re-install W7. I also have no good backup that I could restore. I am really surprised that there is not even a single entry regarding the error code in the Microsoft Knowledge base or elsewhere.I really would appreciate help. 

A:Windows Update does not work, Windows Standalone Update Installer stops with error 0xc8000247 (Windows 7 Home Premium on Acer Aspire 1810TZ notebook)

 
Got it !!!!
If You are using notebooks with with hard drive larger than 700 GB you probably should update Intel Rapid Storage Technology Driver.
Here is solution :
http://h10025.www1.hp.com/ewfrf/wc/document?docname=c02219204&cc=nl&lc=en&dlc=en&product
Download and install it.

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Spoiler (Highlight to read)IMPORTANT!!IMPORTANT!!Friends from Lenovo,Yesterday I did the update to the new version of Windows 10, called Windows 10 Fall Creators Update or Windows 10, version 1709, and after the update was done I find out that the hotkey driver, that controls the Fn commands on the keyboard of my Lenovo ThinkPad X220, doesn`t work correctly with this new version of Windows 10. Therefore, I would like to know what can I do to fix this issue, so the hotkey commands work properly again in my notebook, or if it is going to be an update of this file (8jvu43ww.exe) that I could install in my notebook to fix this issue. Could you please tell me what can I do to make the Fn commands work properly with the new update of Windows 10 (Windows 10 Fall Creators Update) or if it is going to be an update of the hotkeys that is compatible with the new version of Windows 10?I look forward to hear your comments, and I hope you already have an idea, an answer to solve this issue. Yours truly,Cristián Palau

A:Lenovo ThinkPad X220 Hotkey Update for Windows 10 Fall Creators Update

Intel 2nd gen CPU machines are not supported in Windows 10. 3rd gen (X230) is the first one.





__________________________________ThinkPad (1992 - 2012): R51, X31, X220, Tablet 8.Do you care about privacy and security ? Leave Google behind

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T460p here. After I updated my Windows 10 to Fall Creator Update - Lenovo System Update Shows 11 Updates that are already installed - so it want's to install the same drivers over and over again. Probably a bug. Anyone with the same experience?

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Getting a BSOD after the update above. Appears the offending file is listed as an UEFI related system file. Running Windows 10 with all latest updates (other than one above) and all drivers updated through Lenovo System Update. System Repair unable to do anything useful. Was able to restart from a backup, but the update continues to destabilize the system after application. Anyone have any solutions other than cancel Windows Updates? Thanks,RMNY

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I just reinstalled 8 on a ssd and tried to install 8.1 from the store but it says i need to update windows first. I tried running windows update but i get an error saying "Windows could not search for new updates" error code 80240440. I tried everything I could find online and nothing seems to work. I tried restarting windows update, i tried turning off firewall, I tried reinstalling windows again and selecting "check for updates online" before installing from the cd, i tried running a check disk, and there is absolutely no program installed on the drive other than windows. I think this is absurd and insane, i've never had so many problems with an operating system before, especially for something so basic as an update utility. Can anyone help me out?

A:Unable to update to 8.1 because windows update doesnt work

Try some of this : Windows 8 update Code 80240440 error - Microsoft Community

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Hi, i've got the problem, that I can't do updates of AntiVir or Windows. When I go to the Windows update site, it redirects me to google.

So I need your help, please.

HijackThis logfile:
Logfile of Trend Micro HijackThis v2.0.2
Scan saved at 21:09:20, on 24.01.2009
Platform: Windows Vista SP1 (WinNT 6.00.1905)
MSIE: Internet Explorer v7.00 (7.00.6001.18000)
Boot mode: Normal

Running processes:
C:\Windows\system32\Dwm.exe
C:\Windows\system32\taskeng.exe
C:\Windows\Explorer.EXE
C:\Program Files\Windows Defender\MSASCui.exe
C:\Program Files\Intel\Intel Matrix Storage Manager\IAAnotif.exe
C:\Program Files\HomeCinema\TV Enhance\TVEService.exe
C:\Windows\RtHDVCpl.exe
C:\Windows\System32\rundll32.exe
C:\Program Files\Google\Google EULA\GoogleEULALauncher.exe
C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir PersonalEdition Classic\avgnt.exe
C:\Program Files\Microsoft Xbox 360 Accessories\XBoxStat.exe
C:\Program Files\iTunes\iTunesHelper.exe
C:\Program Files\Lavasoft\Ad-Aware\AAWTray.exe
C:\Windows\ehome\ehtray.exe
C:\Program Files\Windows Media Player\wmpnscfg.exe
C:\Windows\ehome\ehmsas.exe
C:\Program Files\Spybot - Search & Destroy\TeaTimer.exe
C:\Windows\system32\taskeng.exe
C:\Program Files\Secunia\PSI\psi.exe
C:\Program Files\Mozilla Firefox\firefox.exe
C:\Windows\system32\SearchFilterHost.exe
C:\Program Files\Trend Micro\HijackThis\HijackThis.exe

R1 - HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main,Default_Page_URL = http://www.aldi.com/
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A:Windows update and AntiVir update doesn't work

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Hi,I need some help, my dolby v2 on lenovo g400s doesn't work at all.i just update my bios from 7BC21WW (V1.05) to 7BC38WW(V2.04) it causing my dolby doesn't work and swapped the function of f1-f12.i managed to enable the function of f1-f12 through bios configbut i still can't fix the dolby audio and i'm already reinstall the driver but it doesn't affect anything.maybe anyone have the bios version 7BC21WW (V1.05) so i can revert it.or any suggestion? thank you so much.

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I have a Thinkpad W530 (2438-4KU) running Windows 7 Pro, with a 3rd-generation (Sandy Bridge?) Intel processor (Intel Core i7-3630QM). Even though BIOS Update 2.70 had been listed in the Critical tab in Lenovo Update -- presumably because it addressed the Spectre and/or Meltdown vulnerabilities -- I purposely held off on installing it. Doubly so after reading comments on this board about pc?s running at hot and widely-varying temperatures after installation. Well, just now I ran Lenovo Update again, and was expecting to still see a BIOS update listed in the Critical tab since I hadn?t applied it. But I was surprised to see that the only BIOS update listed is now in the Recommended (not Critical) tab -- Update 2.71 -- and the only vulnerability it states as addressed by the update relates to Intel Active Management.  (There are no updates of any kind listed under Critical now.) So is 2.71 cumulative, i.e., does it have the Meltdown/Spectre patches even though not listed in the specs? And if so, shouldn?t it still be listed as Critcal in my run of Lenovo Update since I never applied 2.70? In addition, I?d appreciate any feedback from W530 users with Sandy Bridge as to how BIOS 2.71 (or for that matter, 2.70) is working for you -- particularly if you have Windows 7. Any heat issues? And what kind of practical performance hit did it cause (comparing to 2.69 or earlier)? Thanks

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Windows Camera App Update ready in Store
New Version Available
2016.404.120.0
All downloaded and working ok

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I have a Lenovo Yoga71015ISK. The camera driver does not work in Windows vers 1709, OS Build 16299.334. I get the error code 0x00F4292 from the windows camera app. I have tried the installing the driver offered here, but it resulted in Windows crashing and not recovering. I had to reimage and reload. With a fresh Windows image, I again installed the driver offered here at the Lenovo site and it again crashed windows, resulting in the need to reload windows again. Please support this product by providing an updated camera driver for the current Windows10 version being offered by Microsoft.  

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Hi,

there is new update for Windows Camera app for Windows 10 Mobile. The new update includes Panorama feature

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Windows Camera update ready in store to be downloaded

A:Windows Camera Update in store

Will look for it for my tablet when I get home, thanks! My tablet has dual cameras and only one was showing up in the camera app until I went through the powershell routine of uninstalling the camera app, applied a registry tweak, then reinstalled the camera app so I hope the update doesn't break it.

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Good morning,in my PC Lenovo W530 type 2447-4MG (Intel i5) there are 2 banks of RAM with 8 gigabytes each one (Kingston KTL-TP3C/8G), in total 16 giga. Kingston no longer produces this RAM but there is an equivalent product (KCP316SD8/8).I have bought two banks (8 + 8) of this new RAM.When I install the new RAM on the empty slots (3 and 4), the PC will not start (the screen remains black).It is not a compatibility problem between the RAM because I put two different type of RAM on slot 1 and 2 and the PC run right.It seems that the system does not read the slots 3 and 4I am sure that my PC can have 32 Giga of RAM, but I do not find a solution.Please help me Summarize the features of the PC:Type                   ThinkPad W530 type 2447-4MGCPU                    Intel i5-3320M 2.60GHzBios version      G5ETA5WW (2.65)OS                       Windows 10 64 bitHard disk            SSD 500 GBsRAM (old)           Kingston KTL-TP3C/8GRAM (new)         Kingston KCP316SD8/8

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I've got 2 the same configurated (with different hard drives) laptops Lenovo W530. I've made the factory recovery system instalation on both. On one of them all works fine, both with Win7 and Win10. On the second one I can't made the system update with Lenovo System Update (the newest version) and also by the Lenovo web page. I've made few tries, both with Windows 7 and Windows 10, also with the clone of the disc from the right working laptop. Still the same. When starting application Lenovo System Update it stops around 15% with the information, that there is no updates. Bios had been updated. What can it be?

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In the beginning of March 2018, there was a critical BIOS update, which I ran... Prior to the update my system's CPU tempratures, while ideal, where very stable and around 55 degrees celsius. After the BIOS update my CPU temprature reads are all over the place. While ideal, the sensor can read 55c and instantly jump to 82c, back to 64c, upto over 90 degrees celsius and so on [you get the idea], with arbitrary temp reads, without any apparent reason...  Has anyone came across this issue?Should I be worried about this?Should I rollback to previus BIOS version? Could I ,even? Thanks

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Hi all! New to forum and Thanks in advance for any help.

System is as follows:

Microsoft Windows XP
Home Edition
Version 2002
Service Pack 3

Dell DIMENSION DIM2350
Intel Pentium 4 CPU 1.80GHz
1.79GHz 1.00 GB RAM
Windows Update no longer works from Start Menu or manually from Microsoft's website. From the start menu, when selecting Windows Update, it opens IE window but IE reports that "Internet Explorer cannot display the webpage" and has the "Diaognose Connection Problems" box. Typing the url to Mircosoft.com connects fine. Once on the Windows Update page it starts Checking to see if the computer has the latest version and then stops and reoports "X The website has encountered a problem and cannot display the page you are trying to view."

Connecting to internet using the Desktop IE icon works and navigates to other sites ok too but often getting a Windows box stating "Generic Host Process for Win 32 Service has encountered a problem and needs to close. Do you want to report this to Microsoft..etc." I have selected to report it many times and then IE will usually shut down. Typing a search phrase in the IE search box returns Google results to the page but when selecting any of the search results it ends in a redirect to some unrelated page. This does not happen if you type the url for Google in the address box and then do the search. All of these things happening seems to be some kind of virus infection that keeps... Read more

A:Windows Update No Longer Works

id have a look in the mbam and avg vaults to see what those virus's are, and look them up to see what problems they create. as a rule any identity theft virus means a reformat and reinstallation of the system

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After I installed a recent update from MS on my Windows 7 PC, I can no longer get Windows updates. Here's the message that pops up:
"Windows Update cannot currently check for updates because the service is not running.
You may need to restart your computer."
I have restarted a few times but the same message appears.
Does anyone know what service is being referred to here & how I would start it up?
Thanks for any help you can give.
Rich

Tech Support Guy System Info Utility version 1.0.0.4
OS Version: Microsoft Windows 7 Professional, Service Pack 1, 64 bit
Processor: Intel(R) Core(TM) i5 CPU M 580 @ 2.67GHz, Intel64 Family 6 Model 37 Stepping 5
Processor Count: 4
RAM: 3765 Mb
Graphics Card: ATI Mobility Radeon HD 5650, 1024 Mb
Hard Drives: C: 452 GB (315 GB Free);
Motherboard: Acer, TravelMate 6594
Antivirus: Norton Internet Security, Enabled and Updated
 

A:Windows 7 Update no longer works

Try the following and let us know if it helps

Click on Start menu
Type in cmd
Right click on cmd in list and select run as administrator
Once you are at command promt type the following exactly as typed

net start wuauserv - hit enter
sc config wuauserv start= auto -hit enter

Try updating again
 

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Code:
Diagnostic Report (1.9.0027.0):
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Windows Validation Data-->

Validation Code: 50
Cached Online Validation Code: 0xc004c4a2
Windows Product Key: *****-*****-*****-*****-TWPCJ
Windows Product Key Hash: L5W9t0jF6gRxW2X3EJ9STr8pVBo=
Windows Product ID: 55041-007-2532986-86327
Windows Product ID Type: 6
Windows License Type: Volume MAK
Windows OS version: 6.1.7601.2.00010100.1.0.048
ID: {2EA0F432-77CB-425B-B113-C2D073ABEB6F}(1)
Is Admin: Yes
TestCab: 0x0
LegitcheckControl ActiveX: N/A, hr = 0x80070002
Signed By: N/A, hr = 0x80070002
Product Name: Windows 7 Professional
Architecture: 0x00000009
Build lab: 7601.win7sp1_gdr.150202-1526
TTS Error:
Validation Diagnostic:
Resolution Status: N/A

Vista WgaER Data-->
ThreatID(s): N/A, hr = 0x80070002
Version: N/A, hr = 0x80070002

Windows XP Notifications Data-->
Cached Result: N/A, hr = 0x80070002
File Exists: No
Version: N/A, hr = 0x80070002
WgaTray.exe Signed By: N/A, hr = 0x80070002
WgaLogon.dll Signed By: N/A, hr = 0x80070002

OGA Notifications Data-->
Cached Result: N/A, hr = 0x80070002
Version: N/A, hr = 0x80070002
OGAExec.exe Signed By: N/A, hr = 0x80070002
OGAAddin.dll Signed By: N/A, hr = 0x80070002

OGA Data-->
Office Status: 109 N/A
OGA Version: N/A, 0x80070002
Signed By: N/A, hr = 0x80070002
Office Diagnostics: 025D1FF3-364-80041010_025D1FF3-229-80041010_025D1FF3-230-1_025D1FF3-517-80040154_025D1FF3-237-80040154_025D1FF3-238-2_025D1FF3-244-80070002_025D1FF3-258... Read more

A:Windows no longer genuine after update

The installed Key is NOT a retail one - it's an MAK Volume License one, which is not valid for resale. The Key has been abused, and MS have blocked it.

I would NEVER buy software in eBay - particularly Windows software - as it's known that over 50% is counterfeit.

Here's a variation on my standard spiel...


The Key in use is an MSDN Key from a not-for-resale MAK Volumme License.
Unless you are a member of the Licensed organisation, you are not entitled to use the Key – and whoever sold it to you was not entitled to do so.
You need to claim an immediate refund from the vendor - do NOT accept the offer of a new key (all they are trying to do is to get past the 45-day claims window or avoid you sending the evidence of their crimes to the authorities)

Please read the following posts.... .................................

http://social.microsoft.com/Forums/en-US/genuinewindows7/thread/a2444f34-0aff-4f29-a8ac-67e28b0c0285

and

http://social.microsoft.com/Forums/en-US/genuinewindows7/thread/309bb621-92d5-43d6-98c1-2bb51b35607f

The pirates have got VERY good at this over the past few years, as the price of equipment for manufacturing the packages drops, and as factories open in less well-policed countries.

see also this post....

http://social.microsoft.com/Forums/en-US/genuinewindows7/thread/46a58748-5a64-41ff-b7f4-f6d3b47beca9
Also - have a look at this video....
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hzqNNiOM0cs

You may be able to get a complimentary copy of ... Read more

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Hi there. I have a major problem as I can no longer get any security updates for vista through the windows update.
Whenever I click on it, the window opens, and just a white background is presented, then I get a message saying not responding.
Then the entire windows explorer crashes, and then reloads quickly.

Does anyone have any ideas in relation to how I can get this windows update working again?

Many thanks!
 

A:Windows update no longer works...?

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I just noticed today that My windows update won't run anymore. It's the red X image that lots of people are describing and when I try to turn it on it says it can't turn on because it's not running. Windows update is not in my services at all, nor is BITS. I've tried getting in command prompt and as far as it tells me, Bits is an invalid service name. wuauserv is also an invalid service name. Its like all of the sudden Windows update and the programs people recommend messing with to fix it are all gone. Windows defender is also not present on my computer anymore. I don't know why. I tried downloading it and it is telling me I already have it. I can see it in my search box but when I click on it to turn it on it says "the specified service does not exist as an installed service."

I am in the process of getting rid of a trojan dropper so I wonder if these problems could be related. I have been able to update just fine in the past.
 

A:Windows update no longer works..

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After updating Windows 7 Pro, my computer stopped booting with an "Error loading Operating System" immediately after BIOS is done.

Right now, I'm using an EeePC running Ubuntu. I formatted an USB flash drive to NTFS and used dd to write the Win 7 64-bit Recovery disc onto it. I added "Removable Device" to the top of the boot order in BIOS, but the computer still displays "error loading operating system" immediately after exiting BIOS, regardless of which USB slot the flash drive is in (my computer has four USB slots).

Now, I'm out of ideas and looking for help.
 

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Hello!

I am running: Windows 7 64bit
On: Acer Aspire 5750 laptop

For a couple months my computer has been locking up at random intervals for several seconds each time. I got no error messages and each time it came back acting fine, so I just assumed I had too much running. Now, I'm not so sure it wasn't the HD failing, because...

Last week, I noticed the shield on the shutdown button indicating windows needed to run an update. I closed out of everything and pushed the button to shutdown/install updates. The computer immediately crashed almost as if I had held down the power button. When I attempted to restart it, my only 2 options were to start normally or launch repair mode. Normal didn't work, so I launched repair. Repair ran for close to 4 days. In the first 36 hours it asked to be restarted twice, after that it just kept running until finally I gave up and shut it down with the power button.

Like a moron, I do not have a recent backup of my files and really wish they could still be saved.

Since then:Tried to rescue files with Umbutu boot stick- error said it could not mount to drive.
Tried to launch safe mode with command prompt via F8- system went back into repair mode instead.
Tried to launch to last known good configuration via F8- system went back to repair mode, again.
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A:OS no longer loads after Windows Update

Hello Drexi and welcome to Seven Forums.

Sorry to hear about the problems you're having. One of the Forum experts (who also happens to be a Microsoft MVP) prepared a troubleshooting tutorial for failure to boot issues. It's time consuming but has helped many to resolve their boot problems.

Troubleshooting Windows 7 Failure to Boot

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I no longer can get Windows update to work; only getting a screen that reads:

"Windows Update can no longer check for updates, because the service is not running. You may need to restart your computer." Please see attachment.

I have restarted the computer but still get the same message.

What is meant by "the service is not running"?

Any suggestions will be thoroughly appreciated.

Thanks

A:Windows Update no longer working

Hello Jack,

Double check using the tutorial below to make sure that the Windows Update service is enabled, started, and set to automatic. Afterwards, see if Windows Update will work for you now.

Services - Start or Disable

Hope this helps,
Shawn

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