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Yoga730 reinstall the win10 home systen

Q: Yoga730 reinstall the win10 home systen

I bought the Yoga730 with Win10home system couple days ago ,and installed the Win10education system later by mistake, however, the laptop doesn't work now. I want to reinstall the Win10 home system, How can I do it? Thank you a lot!

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Preferred Solution: Yoga730 reinstall the win10 home systen

I recommend downloading and running Reimage. It's a computer repair tool that has been proven to identify and fix many Windows problems with a high level of success.

I've used it in the past to identify and fix everything from blue screens (BSOD's), ActiveX errors, corrupt files and processes, dll/exe/sys errors, recover lost memory, Windows update problems, defragging, malware removal etc.

You can download it direct from this link http://downloadreimage.com/download.php. (This link will automatically start a download of Reimage that you can save to your computer.)

A: Yoga730 reinstall the win10 home systen

Easiest thing to do is call support if its under warranty and ask for a recovery USB or you can download online recovery. Below is the support number. Below that is link to download/order recovery.





https://pcsupport.lenovo.com/us/en/products/laptops-and-netbooks/yoga-series/yoga-730-13ikb/solution...

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I have winxp pro on a ide drive, computer was crashing a lot and going slow so I reinstalled and formatted c:. Also present are two SATA drives on a pci contoller card, that I use for data storage. When rebooting the new install, the sata drives were not there in my computer or in disk management. I reinstalled the card drivers and they are now present but with no letter mapped as if they were newly installed drives. I followed disk managements prompts and made them dynamic and gave them their drive letters. They now appear in my computer but will not open behaving as unformatted drives. Disk management also says the are empty which they most definitly are not. I don't want to format them as they have home movies and photos which I have not backed up. I don't want to use data recovery software as it is expensive and anyway the disk are not damaged in any way. It seems windows has lost its way to opening instuctions on them. Help!
 

A:SATA HDs used for data storage won't open after systen reinstall

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I bought Office 2016 months ago, but due to windows update failure I had to reinstall win10 thereby losing Office 2016.
Can someone point me to a contact? I bought Office 2010 online from MS. TIA

A:how to reinstall Office 2016 after win10 reinstall?

If you bought online there should be a record of this and you will be able to download Office again. Try this link http://www.office.com/myaccount

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I would like to upgrade my OS from win10 home to win10 pro. As my pc is still under warranty I assume that I have to go through Dell to do this. 
I have tried Sales who referred me to Tech Support, who the referred me back to Sales!!
All I need to know is can I do this, where do I download the key/installer and how much is it?
Any ideas?

A:How do I upgrade my OS from win10 home to win10 pro?

Normally, you go to the Microsoft store and purchase an upgrade license.  The upgrade is not a new install, but an upgrade from within Win 10.
After that is done, you will have a License registered for the Pro version and from then on you will be able to do a clean install of the Pro version.
Once you do that, the Dell recovery options may not work correctly, but I haven't actually tried it.  I have use the Win 10 recovery drive to go back to factory specs.

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Hi everyoneThank you very much for reading this.I am not native speaker, so if there is anything I didn't make clear please just askThere was something wrong with my pervious version of Win10, so I install the win10 which I downloaded  from MicrosoftBut the win10 I intsalled didn't work well, it didn't match this laptop, so I want to install back to the original version Win10 for this laptop.Sadly, I cannot use restore point?since it has been for a while.And I bought this laptop in US, but right now I am not in U.S., I've asked the lenovo official here, they said they don't have the original Win10 for my laptop here...Does anybody know what can I do to install back my original Win10? Thanks so much.

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hello,
So i have had to Wipe both my SSD and HDD via CMD because of issues with my PC, this unfortunatly has wiped my windows 10 and reverted my pc back to just built state (no os) i wish to reistall windows 10 as i had it before but i dont want to pay for it again from the shop (cause yknow ive already paid for it for the pc once) is there a way using a disc or usb stick that i can reinstall it and my pc recongnise that ive already had it before and activate the key??
 

A:HDD and SSD had to be wiped, Win10 Need to reinstall

ArchangelARCA said:


hello,
So i have had to Wipe both my SSD and HDD via CMD because of issues with my PC, this unfortunatly has wiped my windows 10 and reverted my pc back to just built state (no os) i wish to reistall windows 10 as i had it before but i dont want to pay for it again from the shop (cause yknow ive already paid for it for the pc once) is there a way using a disc or usb stick that i can reinstall it and my pc recongnise that ive already had it before and activate the key??Click to expand...

Yes there is!

 

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I've purchased all the components for my new PC..and it includes a completely new chipset on the motherboard (1151). I recently purchased a windows 10 key from here (Windows 10 Home 32-bit/64-bit English International: Amazon.co.uk: Software). The USB flash drive Home version.

I've read around that with windows 10, if you upgrade your motherboard then you need to purchase a new key. I was planning on reinstalling it anyway.

Just wanted to ask if anybody knows if this is a retail version or an OEM?

For my new PC, I have upgraded everything apart from my SSD and HDD's

Thanks

A:Reinstall with new Motherboard? Win10

Run Showkey plus from this forum and it will tell you if your product key is retail or OEM:

Showkey - Windows 10 Forums

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I have accidentally removed the whole windows store when using PowerShell, I would like to ask if there is any method to reinstall the windows store without resetting the computer, thanks.

A:Reinstall the windows store for win10

If you have really uninstalledl Windows Store, I don't think you can just simply reinstall.
Check to make sure whether Windows Store itself was gone or just the apps were gone..........
type windows store in the search bar > Enter. If it leads to the web, then the Store is gone from your system.

If you are willing to do Reset option, you might as well do a Clean Install.
Reset option might and had caused various issues for some people, Clean Install is fool-proof.

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My HP Pavilion g7 - 1316dx orignally came with Win7.I upgraded to windows 10 a few months ago and I hate it. I want to go back to Win7 however Microsoft will not let me download Win7 using my product key ... Error:The product key you entered appears to be for software pre-installed by the device manufacturer. Please contact the device manufacturer for software recovery options HP.com - I've searched the support pages and cannot find a download for Windows7. Thank you, 

A:Reinstall Win7 and dump Win10

Hi: HP does not offer downloads of operating systems. They sell W7 recovery media for your notebook, which you can order online at the link below. http://support.hp.com/us-en/mediaorder/HP-Pavilion-g7-1300-Notebook-PC-series/5186814/model/5228851/...

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Hello,I brought my first Dell device a Desktop PC in July this year. It was running perfectly until this morning when I turned it on but Mozilla Firefox Browser wouldn't open. I had been sing Chrome for over an hour and it was working fine. So I did a re-start, it booted, but got stuck saying "Restarting" with the circle going around but nothing more happened for nearly minutes so I turned it off at the wall.  Tried it again but same thing happened so I tuned it off at the wall again and left it that way.Meanwhile I hunted the entire place house looking for the Dell Box with paperwork, discs cables etc but I cant find it anywhere, which is very odd as i am always very organised and have kept everything PC related, in fact I still have all my old PC parts etc from 1998.   Presuming that I would have to reinstall windows like I'ce done a zillion times before with old PCs was no problem can do it with my eyes closed except..... I had NO windows disc!!!Trying not to let the panic set in,  I turned it back on at the wall and the Tower, and to my great relief it started normally. The first thing I did was log into my Dell account but became concerned when in my account details areas, there was no mention at all of my purchase of this new PC back in July. 
My question: ... How do i reinstall windows on this Dell???I know, its embarrassing, having to ask such a basic task...  but would appreciate some help please.
Many thanksHelen

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Hey, everyone,

I'm not sure if this is correct category for this question - feel free to move it if it isn't.

I have reinstalled Windows 10 on my laptop, as it was getting a bit slow. I formatted all of the disks before reinstalling it from USB. After reinstall it worked fine, I connected it to the Internet, transferred under a 100GB of my files from external hard drive, started installing software (Foxit Reader, Dropbox, Google Chrome, Skype and the like), updated my video card driver from a file downloaded from Intel website, as well as Free Driver Scout which updated my other drivers. It connected to the Internet and everything was working well. After installing all these drivers and software, I decided to restart it.

After restarting it, it loaded up saying it was unable to Boot from USB. I thought there was an issue with the BIOS setting so I restarted it, tried to mess around, but I ended up restoring default settings. After that, whenever I turn on my laptop it starts working, I can hear it working and trying load CD-ROM, the ventilation is working, it is charging and the lights that show that it started are on. Besides that, I can't do absolutely nothing - it seems to be working, but the screen is dark and the Windows won't boot. I can't go into BIOS as well.

I tried taking the battery in and out, as well as attaching an external monitor. I don't know what else to try, as it won't even go into BIOS. Please advise on things to tr... Read more

A:After WIN10 reinstall laptop won't go into BIOS

Please try removing the battery then holding the power key down for 30 seconds then reinstall battery and try again.
 

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I made a clean install of Win10 and the BOO software is now gone. HAve benn all over the place trying to find wehre to download without success (your Eurpoean customer service were uncapable of understand my issue). Any help on wehre to downlaod the latest software and if possible what is the name of the product from BOO shipped within the PC. The code name of the audio system would help on my search. Thanks in advance.

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Our Asus X series laptop (I'll get specific model etc... later when at home and update post) with Win 10 has ceased to function.

It boots up (seemingly) okay, but will not connect to the internet and we can't open any programs.

I can connect to the internet with other devices (smartphones, kids tablets, work's laptop), so it can't be the modem/router.

The laptop has been getting slower and slower over time and I've been meaning to have a browse for potential issues/fixes, but hand is now forced.

My question is whether it is worth running any diagnostic tools on it (if I can get them to run), or do I try and reinstall Win 10 ?

Not being particularly tech savvy I'm not sure what diagnostics would need to be run or even how I go about reinstalling the system, so any/all help and guidance greatly appreciated.
 

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Hi!,
I have got my new Desktop these days. But the operating system was installed on HDD rather than SSD. So how to reinstall my win10 on SSD.
Few concerns:
1.does windows media creator works for this condition?
2.how to select system disk (I want SSD here)
3.what else should I do/pay attention before the re-installment (notice some mentioned formatting SSD)

A:How to reinstall my win10 on SSD of my DELL XPS 8920 Desktop

What capacity is the solid state drive -- it needs to be at least 128G -- better, 256 or more.  If it's a 32G drive, it's designed as a cache -- not as an OS drive?

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hi all
Ended up reinstalling windows 10 after getting the windows 10 disappearance bug. Soon after that my xbox app stopped working so I did a reinstall. This was an upgrade from windows 7 originally along the free upgrade route.
Here is my laptop
windows 10 pro v 1511
os build 10586.71
sager p9772
intel core i7-4790 @3.6 ghz
16gb ram
64 bit of course
nvidia geforce gtx970m

So what happens is that when streaming the games are jumpy. Initially with destiny I thought it was more lag than anything but any game seems to do it. I am running a wired connection to my xbox one from my router and when I am at work I use wifi, when I am at home sometimes I stream while the wife is passed out on the couch. That can be wired or wireless. I do see a subtle change with the wired but the jumpy and lagginess has never been this bad.
I believe I have updated all of my drivers.
I used the nvidia ge force experience
I updated my killer wireless driver from atheros
I updated everything I could think of.

I know I am missing something but I am having a hard time figuring it out.
Any help would be appreciated and I can post more information
Unfortunately this laptop is the only win10 machine in the house as the old desktop runs win 7 so the kids can use the cable card and windows media center (stinks it isn't on windows 10).
thank you for reading and I appreciate any help. If this is in the wrong section please let me know.

A:xbox one streaming with poor performance since reinstall of win10

bunch of testing today. still jumpy on wired connection too, just less so. it has never been like this (prior to reinstall)

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ok, this is strange.. I reinstall Windows XP Home because My computer was messed up. It deleted all my files.. so on my desktop screen I don't have any Program Files Icons BUT it still save my Files!!! I have my orginial files in my Documents folders and In my Program Files It has all the Programs and files that go with that program???
How do I zap everything back on my desktop screen so I don't have to go Download each files as new again??? And I how do i get my Internet Favorite Links and my Notepad with my saved information in it??

Thank you!!

ps. Yes I did try the "Start" and then program files and none of the programs are there.. BUT yet it is in my Program Hard drive C: Program files... with the Program and all it's content???
 

A:Reinstall XP Home How do I reinstall all my Program Files I Have?

You installed a new version of XP in the same folder as your old one instead of repairing the one that was there already. Your programs are there, but not "installed". You need to reinstall all the programs to create their registry entries and shortcuts.

You probably have 2 "Windows" folders, too, with different names. Go to Start > Run, and type:

%windir%

to see which one you are using now and delete the other one.
 

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I am trying to do a reinstall of xp home and on setup it says it cannot find a previous version on hard drive. XP got corrupted and won't boot that is why I was going to reinstall. Any ideas?????
 

A:XP home reinstall does not find previous version of Xp home

Sounds like you have an Upgrade disc, does it say Upgrade on the disc itself?
Is it asking you it insert a disk with the previous OS?

In that case, you should be able to insert the CD for your previous operating system (Win9x/WinME/Win2K) to show setup that you have a qualifying copy.
 

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I'm downloading a fresh iso from Tech Bench using method 1 on this tutorial Windows 10 ISO Download everything I see indicates a single iso from either Tech Bench (method 1) or using the MCT (method 2) has both Home and Pro editions. If this is the case then I only need one USB W10 x64 iso to cover both editions, and as a boot option to repair if needed.

I have four computers, my desktop, and laptop with W10 Home and Pro 64x, my wife has two laptops still on Win7, one Home and one Pro both 64x. The laptop with Win7 Pro is getting W10 today, I'm downloading the Tech Bench iso right now to have it if the "Upgrade Now" choice fails on method 2 of the tutorial above.

TIA for any replies, just want to make sure what I read is how it works.

A:Are Win10 Home and Pro editions on the same iso?

Windows 10 Home and Windows 10 Pro is included in the same ISO file. You need to install/upgrade to either one, that is supported to your existing windows version.

If the ISO is already downloaded, I personally find the "upgrade now" way is slower than the Point 7 on this Tutorial:





7. To Upgrade to Windows 10 with an ISO file
A) If you have not already, you will need to download a Windows 10 ISO file.

B) In Windows 8, 8.1, or 10, mount the ISO file, and go to step 9 below.

C) In Windows 7, you will need to extract the files in the ISO to a new folder on your desktop, open the folder, and go to step 9 below.

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Moin moin Guys and Hello

Just happened to run into thisIssue, so wanted to let you know

Win10 Home, new Installation(clean System, newly setup), keeps claiming - no Activation possible - for all Saturday
Turned into activated at Sunday

So Patience will be needed here to
----- Diese Signatur ist in Ihrem Land leider nicht verf?gbar

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I do not want the initial windows login, the one that appears directly after power up.  Netplwiz is blank where asking if users should be required to login.  Login is disabled in some other place (I forget ) as well.  Yet I have to enter my name and a PIN every time this powers up.  Please steer me to place this can be permanently disabled.  Thanks~ 

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i have
1- desktop- win10 gateway DHCP
2-laptop win10 LAN static IP
3-laptop WIN8 wifi
4- 2 phones and a tablet WIFI
5- broadcom, LAN and WIFI router
6- samsung TV- LAN static IP model LA40D55 connected by HDMI to win10 laptop(2)

every time the win10 laptop(2) is on no device can connect to the wifi
as soon i turn off the win10 laptop(2) all devices connect normally to the WIFI

extra tests
test 1
on win10 laptop(2)
wifi-off
lan cable disconnected
and still wifi is disabled (!!?!?!!) if win10 laptop(2) is on
i disconnected the HDMI cable and wifi was back on !!?!?!!

test 2
win10 laptop(2)
wifi-off
lan cable connected
HDMI cable disconnected
wifi works

test 3
win10 laptop(2)
wifi-off
lan cable connected
HDMI connected
TV lan cable disconnected
wifi not working

test 4
win10 laptop(2)
wifi-off
lan cable disconnected
HDMI connected
TV lan cable disconnected
wifi not working

after more testing:
to get home wifi to work i need the HDMI cable disconnected in the computer side
plugged in the computer but disconnected in the TV didn't help

wen "win10 laptop(2)" was "win7 laptop(2)" all worked
it only started after i got win10 on the laptop

how can i fix this?
wat is happening? ?!?!?

A:win10 disables home wifi

Is there a MAC address conflict somewhere?

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Hello,

Just got a new Lenovo laptop with Win-10 Home to replace my older Win-7Pro laptop.

This laptop has a whole bunch of junk software that Lenovo has installed.

I was wondering what the best way is:
- backup the system so in case I need to, I can reset to factory configuration
- wipe out everything on HDD
- install Win-10 from scratch and only programs that I need

Any pointers/suggestions would be appreciated.

Final question - can I install Win-7 pro on this laptop with my older license (old laptop is no longer being used) and use the free upgrade to upgrade to Win-10 Pro?

Thank you for your assistance.

A:Fresh install on new laptop w/Win10-Home

Hi,
1. Back up of everything: periodic disk imaging is the way to go.. I prefer Aomei Backupper (free is good)- many prefer the free version of Macrium Reflect although this lacks incremental imaging, being a version of an excellent commercial product.
2. Try this to remove unwanted stuff conveniently:
The PC Decrapifier
(Says it works with Win 10)
I used it a long time ago.. a neat convenience tool.

A clean install means getting and creating the installation medium and 2+ hours to install.

I think the answer to your last is yes, unless it's an OEM license.

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Hi,

Yumi has performed his works and arranged a multiboot USB Stick.
After Rebbot and start from USB Stick all three Windows types ( 32Bit Home, 64 Bit home and 64 Bit PRo) were available.
But on Stick there is only 3 GB used for Windows.
In total all three iso files have size of 9 GB approx.

Is Yumi able to use windows.installer with three different Windows10 versions?

Thomas

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Good morning,

Last night I had to do a clean install of Windows 10 Home because of some corrupted files. While in the process of setting up I selected to connect to the Internet with my 'Wifi' connection. Prior to reinstalling Win 10 I had always used my 'Ethernet' connection

My Ethernet is still wired but I can't figure out how to enable that and disable my 'wireless' connection?

Any easy to understand directions would be greatly appreciated.

Thanks and regards,
2harts4ever

A:how to go from WiFi Connection to Ethernet in Win10 Home?

Once you plug in the ethernet cable it should switch over from wifi to LAN automatically.

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I purchased Win10 Home in order to install it on the secondary drive of my Dell Precision 6700M. There are a few videos there, as well as a file named, msdia80.dll. What is this file, and should I delete it? Or can I install this OS without affecting it?
 

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Hello can you please tell me if it is possible to transfer my Windows 10 Home OEM (anniversary update) licence that i got by upgrading from Windows 8.1 Home OEM to a new PC, that is, i just want to upgrade my motherboard and cpu, ssd because of poor perfomance?
Can I use the process that they added in the new anniversary update, that if you connect your licence to a Microsoft account you will be able to transfer it?

Also once i transfer it, can i switch back to a local account and have it activated?
Hope you help

A:Transfer licence to new motherboard Win10 Home AV

The way I understand it, that is the idea of that wizard....

What I'd like to know is if it's perpetual.. i.e how many different h/w scenarios can it be tansferred to ...(like eg. FPP Retail keys have a max of up to 10 activations)

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Installed Win10 on my PC. Everything works perfect except this.

I use my notepad a lot and would really like to get this straightened out.

As of now: Ctrl + Home goes to the front of my current line. Ctrl + End goes the the end of my current line. It should take me to the top of the page or the end of the page. Page Up and Page Down work correctly. Ctrl + Home/End works correctly in every program except for notepad.

Any help?

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I am trying to solve my upgrading issue without buying Windows 10 Home, but have not succeeded in finding the solution yet. Anyone with experiences or good ideas?

A:Upgrading from win7 Enterprise to Win10 Home

Hi,

This thread is from June last year but I should think the position remains the same.


Quote:




Some Windows editions are not eligible for the free Windows 10 upgrade. These include Windows RT/RT 8.1, Windows 7 Enterprise and Windows 8/8.1 Enterprise. The Enterprise editions are geared toward large organizations, which typically have their own licensing agreements with Microsoft.




Which edition of Windows 10 will you get for free? - CNET

Looks like you may be out of luck.

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[/PHP] I was following a recommended step by step, I got as far as system Protection, then the window went down into the Task bar and I cannot go any further, as I cannot get it to come back up to full screen.
I am sight challenged, and am in the middle of customising my chosen theme.
Basically, I have lost the text on my sign in screen, it's hit or miss if I can actually get into the computer so want to create a restore point, (first one) to get back to where I actually could see the text again.
I bought this new computer tower & monitor in July 2016, still trying to tweak the theme. As I really have no idea what I am changing, when I change things I tried doing it one change at a time, but obviously that didn't work.
Can you advise how I can get to create a restore point, please? I never had any problems doing this in WIN XP PRO.
As I am sight challenged, I need step-by-step, not screenshots, as I cannot see them (too much white).
Thanks in advance
Sylvia
Sorry I do not know what a PHP is...and I must say the format this information is in is very scary, why can't you lovely programmers/developers remember us un-educated folks out here & make WIN10 more user friendly. I guess, more like WI... Read more

A:How do I create a restore point in WIN10 Home 64 bit I got as far as..

Hello Sylvia, and welcome to Ten Forums.

You might see if you may be able to use the tutorial below to drag the System Protection window back onscreen if it went offscreen some how.

http://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials...k-desktop.html

If you like, here's a tutorial below for a "Create Instant System Restore Point" shortcut that will make it easy to create one on demand.

System Restore Point shortcut - Create in Windows 10

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I have a problem on my Acer aspire 4740g laptop after downloading the latest windows anniversary update, the disk usage is always on 100% and the acer updater client is failing to start all the times. Could you please assist? as I've followed many solution online with no luck.

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Ok, finally I am going to use my Dell XPS 13 for the original purpose i bought it for and I want to install a Linux OS on it. I no longer need the windows OS on my ultrabook. instead I want to transfer it to my home PC. I ran slmgr.vbs /dlv and it says the following:
Product Key Channel: Retail
So this means I can deactivate the license on my XPS 13 and reuse it on my home Desktop correct?
TIA
Rahul

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Okay, I'm at a total loss here.

I have looked everywhere, Google, this forum, everywhere, and I cannot fin the answer. I've tried RegEdit, EoA, Personalization, Iris control panel, and NVIDIA control panel. The entire 9 yards, and probably 9 more.

MY DESKTOP WILL NOT STAY AT THE IMAGE THAT I SET IT AT. Every time I restart the computer, the desktop background will start out at my set image, then go back to the black screen. My icons stay where they are, and what's set to be on my desktop, but the image goes black. Is there a way that anyone can help me? I don't know if it's Samsung's fiddling with it, or otherwise, but it's truly, properly irritating.

Thanks in advance.

Mike

*EDIT* Figured it out. It was Samsung's ECO Mode.

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I recently purchased a Dell Inspiron 3650 with Win10 Home installed. I didn't buy the Win10 Pro version from Dell because I had a Retail copy of Win7 Pro that I was going to install and then upgrade to Win10 Pro. What happens every time (on my third clean Win7 Pro install try now) is that my fully licensed and activated Win7 Pro machine wants to "upgrade" to Win10 Home.

This is not my first rodeo. I have upgraded many of the machines here from Win7 Pro and Ultimate to Win10 Pro without a problem. This includes Vostro 260s, Optiplex 3020s and Inspiron 3847s. This Inspiron 3650 has been a problem from day 1. I've even done a few friends Win7 Home to Win10 Home upgrades on various machines without problem. Anybody have a clue WHY this box won't upgrade to Win10 Pro?

A:Dell 3650 want to upgrade from retail Win Pro to Win10 Home.

Shoult,
Upgrade using a Windows 7 Ultimate, Windows 7 Professional, Windows 8 Pro, or Windows 8.1 Pro product key
Follow these steps to upgrade from Windows 10 Home if you have a Windows 7 Ultimate, Windows 7 Professional, Windows 8 Pro, Windows 8 Pro Pack, Windows 8.1 Pro, or Windows 8.1 Pro Pack product key:

Select the Start  button, then select Settings > Update & security > Activation.
Select Change product key, and then enter this 25-character default product key: VK7JG-NPHTM-C97JM-9MPGT-3V66T

Important
This default product key will upgrade your device to Windows 10 Pro, but won't activate it.


Select Next to upgrade to Windows 10 Pro.
After your device is upgraded to Windows 10 Pro, you'll need to activate Windows. Select the Start button, then select Settings > Update & security > Activation.
Select Change product key, and then enter your 25-character Windows 7 Ultimate, Windows 7 Professional, Windows 8 Pro, Windows 8 Pro Pack, Windows 8.1 Pro, or Windows 8.1 Pro Pack product key.
Select Next to activate Windows 10 Pro.

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Hello

I have recently upgraded to Win10. My computer has a 120gb SSD & 1tb HDD.

When I tried to enable system restore, the SSD is greyed out (c but the HDD is not (d

Any idea how to enable this?

I see some post suggesting gpedit.msc, but that not an option in the home version that I can see.

Thanks

A:How do I enable system restore in Win10 home? (SSD greyed out)

This should tell you System Protection - Turn On or Off for Drives in Windows 10

Then this should tell you how to create a restore point System Restore Point - Create in Windows 10

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Issue: 16 GB of ram physically installed but only 8 GB is showing at BIOS.
It was working fine until I CMOS reset and removed all ram then installed it again. I tried all combination, tried one at a time and tested all slots. Any combination only shows 8 GB at BIOS.
Upgraded BIOS version to latest A12 but no change.
Please anyone has idea, what should I do ?
Thanks,

A:Only 8 of 16 GB recognized at BIOS - XPS 8500, i7-3770, Win10 Home...

High density quad rank ram is not compatible.

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Just bought Aspire E14 running WIN10 Home Edition. Can I upgrade my OS WIN10 Home to WIN10 Pro??  THANKS.

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I am working on a friends computer that was full of nasties. Before I got rid of all the nasty viruses,pups and trojans, I had no problem connecting to the internet via my netgear 802.11 wireless adapter.Now that it is clean I keep losing my internet connection. What could be the problem?Also her Mitsumi cd rom and Sony cd-rw is no longer listed under my computer. In device manager, they both give me an error message, one is red and the second one is yellow.I will post the exact error message when defrag is complete. Mitsumi cd rom FX4821T!A- code 22 then when I click enable a box comes up that says windows was not able to enable this device.Sony cd rw crx216e code 39She is running xp proAMD-K6tm w/multimedia extensions266 Mhz,160MB of RAMI already told her she needs more ram and a bigger hard drive but I am beginning to wonder if I made her problem worse than what it was.Thanks in advance for any help.EDIT: Merged topics, issues on same system, title reflects latest issue ~ Hamluis.

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What programs did you use to scan and remove all that malware?

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Alright, so I recently bought a brand new computer, and now I'm wanting to sell my laptop. Before I sell it, though, I want to do a complete wipe of the hard drive, and reinstall a fresh (legal) copy of Windows XP Home Edition, using the disc that originally came with my laptop.

So far, I've been able to completely reformat the hard drive, and setup loads just fine. The problem I run into, is when the OS is reinstalling. Here's what I get:



The thing is, I've got that exact disc in the drive already. This is the same disc that was originally bundled with my laptop. The OS and SP1 weren't on two separate discs. They were both put together on 1 disc, so there couldn't possibly be another disc to use. I've spent about an hour on Google, and finally found what I believe to be the solution to this situation. It comes straight from the horses mouth too: http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=311755

The problem, though, is that pretty much everything on that Microsoft support page is foreign to me. Use a Windows 98 Startup disk? Where do I get one of those? Copy files using the command prompt? Yikes. Now I have a fairly good understanding of Windows and computers in general, but I never had to go through this much of a hassle the last time i reinstalled XP Home on this very same laptop.

I'm wondering if there might be a kind soul who might be able to give me a step by step of what I need to do to get XP Home reinstalled on my laptop before i sell it. Any i... Read more

A:XP Home reinstall help: "The file 'asms' on Windows XP Home Edition CD is needed"

the link you have gives you the step by step instructions. Just scroll down to where it says Hard disk formatted with NTFS file system then follow the steps that follows.

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I've built an entirely new system over the last few days and I'm having some unexpected issues with Windows 10 Home x64 and it's driving me insane. This new build, and all components in the build are brand new... Software wise, I purchased a new key and used the Microsoft Windows Media Creation Tool to perform a fresh install. The other PCs in my home run Windows 10 with no little to no issues at all so I'm very concerned that I have a driver/hardware issue.

Build Components
http://pcpartpicker.com/p/4XQnYJ

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A:New Build - Win10 Home x64 - 2x BSODs, Partial Boot Issue

Both dumpfiles blames your Killer network drivers.
The drivers are from Timestamp: Mon Apr 27 21:36:50 2015 (553E8FD2) predating windows 10.
Update your Bigfoot Lan driver from http://www.gigabyte.us/products/prod...1&RWD=0#driver

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Hello, I have been installed windows Xp on my computer without any feil, but my system hanging down after 3 to 4 minuts. I have been tryed by changing ram and after that by changing and installing xp on other harddisk, but the problem is still same..

Need experts comments on this....thanks
 

A:Systen hanging down....???

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Whenever I try System Restore I get the message that it failed because my antivirus is active and I should disable it an try again. I get this message even when I have disabled the antivirus and firewall. Any ideas?

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You have AVG, right? I have it to and I have never had a problem like this. Are you using the AVG firewall or the Windows Firewall? What exactly is the error?

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Hello, Having restored my computer a HP Pavilion t650uk to the original factory settings I now have a dialog box opening every time i boot the computer up. The box contains a folder "System 32" and when opened it has a great number of files . How can i stop this from opening every time i boot the computer up.
Any help would be greatly appreciated
Thank You
Jaysto
 

A:Systen 32 problem

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I'm planning on upgrading to Win10 on my second notebook - I can easily restore it to 7 if need be.

This notebook has Win7 Pro x64 - will I get Win10 Pro or home or whatever else they offer?

I did search the labyrinth of the MS site and could not find an answer.

Thanks for any replies.

A:Win10 "upgrade" - does Pro=Pro and Home=Home?

Home or home premium upgrades to home

Pro or Ultimate upgrades to Pro

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I am new to Xp but have been around computers since Apple II days, when we used tapes to load programs.


If I right click on any file and drop down to send to the system hangs. I can do alt/ctrl/del open task manger and end whatever folder I was woking in.
I have checked Doucments & Settings and each users folder has the send to folder as a hidden folder. I have checked windows/system32/config/systemprofiles and the hidden sendto folder is also there. The send to folder has the destop, mail recieptant and compressed folder in it. Am I missing somewhere else to get this to work.. I have not checked the registery because I am not sure what is suppose to be in it for sendto to work.

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A:Send To Hangs systen

How long have you waited for the send to menu to pop up? I had a simlar problem whenever I had a cd in my computer - the send to menu took a while to access the cd. Can you think of anything the send to menu might be trying to access?

If you go to Start - Run - and type "sendto" (no quotes), you'll get a list of what's being loaded in the send to menu. You could try moving all the items in the sendto folder to a temp folder and then try right clicking a file and going to sendto. Does it work now? Put the shortcuts back in the sendto folder after you try this.

If you don't use the sendto menu, you might try some of these modificiations.
http://lifehacker.com/software/windows/windows-tip--disable-the-send-to-menu-157977.php **Note that I have not tried the tricks on this website, but I did try the removing sendto shortcuts listed previously.

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Hi

I am using W7 64bit.
I just got SM15 last night and there is a SSD accelerator/optimiser tool within.

My C drive is my OS drive and B drive is for games etc. The optimiser finds C no problem, but not B.

Their website gives the advice below, but I am not really sure what to do?
Any advice appreciated.

Windows does not recognize your drive as an SSD
If your drive is not properly recognized as an SSD by Windows, then it will not be detected by SSD Accelerator.

Example: An improper interaction between Windows and some SATA controllers can result in SSDs being incorrectly listed as SCSI drives within the device manager.

Solution: Resolving the issue causing the SSD to be improperly listed within Windows can also result in the drive being detected by SSD Accelerator.

A:Systen Mechanic 15.5 not finsing 2nd SSD

Honestly don't use system mechanic to optimise anything.

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When I try to access System Restore I get the following message: "System Restore encountered an error trying to enable/disable one or more drives. Please restart your machine and try again." I notice that others had the same problem and some suggestions were given to correct it. I tried those suggestions but my problem remains. I have Service Pack 3 while the others with this problem had SP2. My computer is a Lenovo R60e with Windows Xp Professional. Any ideas would be greatly appreciated.

 

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