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Autounattend.xml doesn't work properly

Q: Autounattend.xml doesn't work properly

I'm about to prepare some OEM computers and have made a simple unattend.xml-file with help from the answering file sample from WAIK, but I can't get it to work properly.

I have copied the file to the root directory of an USB drive and it seemes like the installation program is reading the file (e.g. I don't have to specify an computer name when finalizing the installation) but it's not as automated that I would like it to be. I have to choose wich Windows version to install (basic, HP etc.), the disk partitions listed in the xml-file is not automated (I have to choose wich drive to use for installation), I need to confirm the license agreement, choose date and time options.

What can be wrong? I would like a clean, working autounattend.xml-file that automatically installs and also temporarily activates the administrator account so I can install updates, drivers and such and then seal everything up with sysprep.

Can anyone help me with this?
Here's my autounattend.xml file (I've deleted the OEM info):



Preferred Solution: Autounattend.xml doesn't work properly

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A: Autounattend.xml doesn't work properly

Hi HITData, welcome to the forums, Have a look at this Windows 7 doesn't detect autounattend.xml? It may help you

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I have no idea what my sister and her friends were doing on the comp for a couple of days that i decided not to use it, but now:

- a few programs take forever to load or don't load at all, but they do show up under the processes tab in the task manager
- after pressing Ctrl Alt Del, the task manager icon appears in the system tray, but the thing only shows up a minute later
- my system recovery is "not able to protect my computer," and restarting does nothing
- actually, when restarting or shutting down Windows, it stops at where it only shows my desktop background and cursor [which is still able to move] and nothing else after that, so i have to hold the power button and force it to shut off
- when I right click the desktop and click on "Properties..." [or something similar to this action] it doesn't show up at all, and whenever I try to open any application after that, they don't even load at all either

Things i've tried to get rid of these problems:
- Virus scan with avast!, a couple viruses found and fixed, but nothing changed.
- disk clean up, nothing changed
- registry clean, nothing changed
- CURRENTLY defragging my C drive, hope something changes..

Anyone know what the heck's going on!?
Anyone got any suggestions on what to do next?
Anything helps and would be greatly appreciated!

A:Apps not starting properly, sys. recov. doesn't work, can't shut down properly, etc..

no replies yet?

anyway, just stopped by to say that when shutting down, it takes forever to get to the "Saving your settings..." screen, and that's where I decided that it stops and nothing else after that.
Defragged my C drive, still no results besides the computer feeling a bit smoother-running o_o

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Well I only noticed this now, when I tried burning the Windows 10 ISO on a DVD. The setup doesn't work, it returns an error. I also tried using Alcohol 120% to burn the image but it also fails with an error. I had a rewritable DVD lying around so I put it on my laptop, tried erasing it but that also fails.

Basically the only thing I can do with the laptops DVD-Rom/burner is reading CDs/DVDs and nothing else. This didn't happen before? I'm really bummed, as I don't know what could be causing this issue. Any help is greatly appreciated!

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I have a newely built computer, a P5LD2 Asus Motherboard, 2 gigs of Corsair Memory, 3.4 Pentium D Dual-Core Processor. When ever I plug my external hard drives into a USB plug, a message reads as follows: "This USB divce can perform faster if you connect it to a Hi-Speed USB 2.0 port." Now, this motherboad indicates that the USB ports are 2.0 and I have tried all USB ports and get the same error. I have had no such error on my previous computer. Any suggestions? I have also tried to instal USB 2.0 drivers, but with Microsofts Service Pack 2, it indicates that drivers for USB 2.0 do not need to be installed and it doesn't give me the option to install them anyways.

What should I do?

Thank you!

A:Solved: USB 2.0 - Doesn't Seem to Work Properly

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Hi. This problem affects my Windows Vista Home Premium SP2 computer.
Occasionally, when I log on the computer after locking it for a long time, the keyboard acts as if the Windows Key is depressed. (Pressing E opens explorer, R opens the Run dialog, U opens Accessibility Options, etc.)

This is fixed easily by entering the security dialog (Ctrl+Alt+Del). However, once I do this, the Windows Key appears to stop functioning.
Tapping it will not open the start menu (for the record, nor will Ctrl+Esc), and none of its combinations work except Winkey+L to lock.

Can someone explain to me why this happens and how to fix it?

A:Windows key doesn't work properly


Try another Keyboard and see if the problem is still there.

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Hi there

When logging on to a service that needs extra logon Information such as supplying password etc IE9 fails.

I'm currently in France and have to use the ORANGE France wifi service.

IE8 gives me an orange logon screen -- works fine

IE9 doesn't present the option -- I just get IE cannot connect etc.

Enc screenshot for IE8


A:IE9 from server doesn't work properly

Did you turn off activex filtering for the website by clicking the littke bloe "no" icon?

How about trying opening it in compatibility mode (click the little "broken tag" icon to the right of the address bar.

A lot of sites are broken by default with IE9's standard setings... One of those two options almost always work for me.

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My Bluetooth keyboard stopped working with just one specific laptop. (acer aspire E5-771G-76QZ)Laptop says it is paired but my keyboard his Bluetooth light lights up when pressing a button (this means it's not connected to anything).so I tried the keyboard on other devices (laptop, desktop, phone) and it works just fine.When trying to delete the keyboard from the paired devices, it "installs" it self when restarting the laptop, I even deleted my Bluetooth drivers and deleted all the files with iobit uninstaller, after restarting my laptop, Bluetooth was installed by it self again and the keyboard was "paired".ps. I can pair my phone or other Bluetooth devices without any problem with this laptop, so it looks like it's a quarrel between the laptop and the Bluetooth keyboard.

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after a dramatical crash of hdd I have to change with another .

I used restore system dowloaded in a usb key and everthing worked prperly except fn key that doesn't open menu with grey keys .

in eg. I can't turn-off wi-fi device . someone can help me?

thanks a lot for now .

P.S. I apologize for my poor english so that I'm asking if is possible respond esily or better in italian .

A:Function key doesn't work properly

May I ask you what notebook model do you have and what Windows system is currently preinstalled?

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Hi there
For a lot of people the ability to mount ISO's natively on a REAL (not a Virtual) Machine was a great addition to the basic functionality of Windows.

This worked really well on the preview edition of W8 (the one with the sideways fish at longon) but doesn't work properly on a few computers I've seen.

(This is also AFTER a brand new install -- so it's nothing to do with any user installed drivers / components).

It also only happens on machines that have an INTERNAL DVD drive too -- it doesn't happen on my Netbook for example which doesn't have a DVD drive - even when an external USB one is attached.

You get the message "XXXX couldn't be mounted" or "Error in mounting XXX" -- can't remember the actual error as I'm typing this on an Android smart phone -- having a delicious Breakfast in a nice old fashioned "Greasy Spoon" place --before it gets replaced by those odious trendy "Trattoria" or whatever.

The Iso does actually get mounted by windows explorer on to a "Virtual DVD device" correctly and can be "ejected" when you've finished with it but the error message that appears every time is very annoying even if it can be safely ignored.

I REALLY LIKE this feature - also great when you'v extracted say two or 3 DVD ISO's to a usb stick --then mounting the DVD ISO's and playing the movies.


A:One of the most useful features in W8 doesn't work properly in CP

You should post this in one of the Window 8 forums: Windows 8 Forums

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I have used a web site, an ils website, to communicate with others. On that site, you click the name, or 'call' button, and it calls the party with netmeeting. I have an intel PC Pro camera, and loaded an update of the intel software for the camera for Windows XP. When I did, it became the default video software, and the site no longer worked as it did. I removed the intel software and now when I hit that 'call' button I get the following pop-up:

"This file does not have a program associated with it for performing this action. Create an association in the Folder Options control panel."
When I hit the ok button, I get another that says: "Internet Explorer cannot open this helper application for callto:ils (etc). The protocol specified in this address is not valid. Make sure the address is correct and try again."

Two questoins...1. Can I create an association as it says? or 2. How can I remove netmeeting from my computer and then download it again? This is a Dell 8400 Pentium 4 with Windows XP Pro, and I don't see anything on the netmeeting website to download to XP.



A:Netmeeting doesn't work properly

right click on one of the files ( you may need to hold the shift key or control key at the same time ) to get an openwith menu option


then a box will come up with all the programs
find the dega program in the list
then click always use this program box

software called openexpert

netmeeting download
I have version 3.01 on my XP PC

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I spilled drink on it, busted. Weird. numbers and. symbol2s appear when I type.

Not paying £29 for new k1eyboard...

How d.o I fix?

btw.. Need Mac Keyboard... thus pricy

A:My keyboard doesn't work properly

Try this:

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Hello i have a problem with my keyboard, some keys doesn't work, keys like the letter <i> and some numbers. Could you please help me??  i called the line support but they said to me that the warranty expired but i bougth my laptop on february 2016 using your websde and also when i check that on your websde also said i have 3 more months remainng. Thank you ps. i dont speak englsh well so i am sorry for my bad englsh 

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My Bluetooth keyboard stopped working with just one specific laptop. (acer aspire E5-771G-76QZ)Laptop says it is paired but my keyboard his Bluetooth light lights up when pressing a button (this means it's not connected to anything).so I tried the keyboard on other devices (laptop, desktop, phone) and it works just fine.When trying to delete the keyboard from the paired devices, it "installs" it self when restarting the laptop, I even deleted my Bluetooth drivers and deleted all the files with iobit uninstaller, after restarting my laptop, Bluetooth was installed by it self again and the keyboard was "paired".ps. I can pair my phone or other Bluetooth devices without any problem with this laptop, so it looks like it's a quarrel between the laptop and the Bluetooth keyboard.

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The microphone is detected, already enabled, but no sound detected.
The microphone doesn't have a problem, because it works on other computer which are using XP.

I've done troubleshooting, but it couldn't find what the problem is.
Please help..

A:Microphone doesn't work properly

Please post the exact HP model number.

Do you have the correct sound driver? If you only have the generic, basic function Windows installed High Definition Audio Codec, that is not the correct driver.

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I updated Windows 7 64bit and it installed IE9 64bit. I used to be in IE8 64 or 32bit. I'm not sure.

When on IE9 I had so much problems with flash player. So I uninstalled the updates to IE9.

Now my IE8 doesn't fully work anymore. I updated Flash player, thinking that was the problem. Some thing with Internet Explorere (non-64bit)

I play a lot of those Facebook applications like farmville and cityville. I can get to the game ok, but any popup within the game to ask request, don't work anymore.

I am already using firefox for my other account, so I need IE working.

A:IE8 doesn't work properly after uninstalling updates from IE9

is there a specific error? perhaps a screenshot.

When I installed IE9 on this machine and then removed it,. the only noticeable problem I have is I get the new welcome box everytime I fire up the first session.

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Hello to all,
I'm going to install Win XP on my computer (I had win 7 but had some problem with installing the HP printer on it and so I decide to install XP because that printer seems to be installed properly on XP). Now When I put the XP CD on the CD driver, it says press a ker to boot from CD and I press the Enter key, (now the keyboard works) after that, within installation time when that I should press Enter to install XP, this time the keyboard doesn't work. My guess is that the ps/2 port of the case has problem (it's old and somewhat has been broad). Now what is the solution in your point of view please?

My system manufacturer is "ECS" and the system model is "945pl-A".

PS: there are two black & white screens which mobo shows: First screen shows the amount of RAM, the model of CPU the IDEs and info like these which is common for first screen. But the here when I want to enter to BIOS by pressing Del key, it seems that keyboard doesn't work so it doesn't go to bios. The second black & white screen shows fewer info and it says "Press shift-F10 to configure) and when I press these two I can to enter to an environment that seems to not be the BIOS, the keyboard here WORKS!!! It has very few options! And apparently doesn't have options of manipulating the keyboard settings.

A:The ps/2 port of the motherboard doesn't work properly

No idea!!?

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Hey guys, I'm using Windows XP and need to enlarge my desktop icons, I right click, choose appearance then effects and tick "Use large icons" and they change as they should but when I log off/ turn off my computer they revert to their 32x32 images, can anyone tell me why this is happening and how to fix it? Thanks.Here are some screensBefore:After:

A:"use Large Icons" Doesn't Work Properly.

Read thisThat should help youMark

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I have a Win7 laptop connected via a WRT54G2 wireless router to an XP SP3 desktop. Both the laptop and desktop can see shared resources and both can connected to the internet.

In the Laptop's Network and Sharing Center, however, things are not correct. The Laptop has two connections to the router, lan and wireless. The lan's connection appears OK, but I cannot generate a map. I get "Windows cannot discover any computer or device." The wireless network is public. I don't know why and I don't know how to change it. Also, when I try to create a new network connection, the laptop sees only a WRT160N router (which I don't have; perhaps I did a while ago, when the laptop ran Vista). No place to add a new one.

I have Cisco's Network Magic and it can correct see everything, including the right router.


A:Network and Sharing Doesn't work properly

Additionally, the Win7's connection to the XP's shared resources disappear from time to time. Now, they are not there. I literally didn't do anything. (This is my second Linksys router.)

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Good Morning.

First of all excuse me for my English, but I am Italian.

I am tryng to install Norton Goback Personal Edition, but I have some problems.

Untill two weeks ago I couldn't use this software because of a Linux Installation of my disk. Recently i have bought a new and larger disk that I have installed as the master one, installing the older one as slave. Then I have copied all the partition except the ext2 partition on the new disk. Now on my primary disk i have 3 primary partitions (Win 98 on fat32, Win2000 on NTFS5 and another NTFS5 partition) and an extended one which contains 4 other partitions (3 with FAT32 filesystem and one with NTFS5 filessystem).

Now let's talk with my problem: when I install Goback with the proper dual-boot installation method, Goback tells me that there are unsupported partitions on my primary disk: the installations finishes without problems, but Goback protects every partition exept the ones containing the operative systems: obviously this renders Goback totally useless for me.

I can't uderstand where is the problem: all the partitions on primary disk are FAT32 or NTFS5, which should be totally supported, but Goback doensn't agree. The disk is a Maxtor Diamond Plus 9 whith an 80 GB size. I know I could repartition and reformat the drive, but I would take a lot of time and I would prefer to avoid it, if possible.

Has anyone ever had a similar problem before? Is there any solution?

Thank you in advance and good... Read more

A:Norton Goback doesn' work properly.

i would change the slave to master and master to slave.

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Any ideas what could be wrong?

Logfile of Trend Micro HijackThis v2.0.2
Scan saved at 22:38:40, on 13/03/2008
Platform: Windows XP SP2 (WinNT 5.01.2600)
MSIE: Internet Explorer v7.00 (7.00.6000.16608)
Boot mode: Normal

Running processes:
C:\Program Files\Creative\Shared Files\CTAudSvc.exe
C:\Program Files\Logitech\G-series Software\LGDCore.exe
C:\Program Files\Logitech\G-series Software\LCDMon.exe
C:\Program Files\PowerISO\PWRISOVM.EXE
C:\Program Files\BullGuard Ltd\BullGuard\bullguard.exe
C:\Program Files\Logitech\G-series Software\Applets\LCDCountdown\LCDCountdown.exe
C:\Program Files\Logitech\G-series Software\Applets\LCDPop3\LCDPOP3.exe
C:\Program Files\Logitech\G-series Software\Applets\LCDMedia.exe
C:\Program Files\Logitech\G-series Software\Applets\LCDClock.exe
C:\Program Files\Common Files\Apple\Mobile Device Support\bin\AppleMobileDeviceService.exe
C:\Program Files\BullGuard Ltd\BullGuard\BullGuardUpdate.exe
C:\Program Files\Bonjour\mDNSResponder.exe
C:\Program Files\Alcohol Soft\Alcohol 120\StarWind\StarWindService.exe
C:\Program Files\iTunes\iTunes.exe
C:\Program Fi... Read more

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So, I just bought a Lenovo Legion Y530, 8thgen I7 8750H, 16gb RAM with a GTX 1050Ti. Installed the drivers and it was everything fine untill I tried to play GuildWars 2, and it kept freezing after sometime. My solution was to lower the graphics quality and run the game in compatibility mode - the only thing that apparently made it run properly - when I should just be able to play it normally. My main problem though is that I work with Sketchup 2017 and Vray 3.4 and when I start to model my Sketchup would freeze and then crash after some time running. Then if I try to open Sketchup 2017 again the following message will appear:"The following errors were found when launching Sketchup:- Hardware acceleration is unsupported or has been disabled on your graphics card. Sketchup requires that you use a hardware accelerated graphics card.Unfortunately, these errors will prevent Sketchup from running. Updating your graphics card drivers might fix the problem."If I restart the Notebook it will work fine again. It seems like the driver is being disabled after the Sketchup crashes. I already Updated Windows, reinstalled the drivers trough GeForce Experience, tried to reinstall the drivers manually trough NVidia website. But nothing seems to work. I can't keep restarting multiple times during my working hours and I don't find anything else that might help me, only people saying "Go for Sketchup 2016", but with a brand new notebook this is kind of frustrating.. I bought a 500gb SSD sep... Read more

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My laptop is being a pill.

About a week ago, I tried to disable hiberation so that it could finish a defrag session without stopping in the middle. (It's set to defrag once a week at 1 am and I don't see how it ever can if it hibernates when I close the lid.) It desperately needed some clean-up, so I spent an entire day checking for viruses, malware, defragging, running CCleaner, etc. Sped it up and fixed a whole lot but in the process, I messed up some settings, apparently. Ever since I did that maintenance, when it goes into hibernation, the keyboard and mouse will NOT wake it up. The power button wakes it, sometimes, but the power button in this computer is tiny, doesn't stick up very far and it a pain for me to press. I want the mouse/keyboard to do the job again so I can save my fingernail. (Why did HP think it needed to be soooo freakin' tiny anyway? LOL! Yet another reason my next laptop will be a Del.)

I've been all over the internet looking for answers...the official Windows help pages were somewhat helpful but I'm still missing something. Yes, in the properties, it's set to allow both the mouse and keyboard to "wake" the computer but neither will do it. The help pages say to contact the manufacturer if only the power button "wakes" up a system. Weird.

This is what I want and no necessarily in this order:

1. If I close the lid, I'd like a user password prompt. (There isn't one now, as I somehow disabled it when trying get the compu... Read more

A:Hibernation woes, doesn't work properly

Three days later and 49 views, no one has any suggestions for me?

Please help.

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I have Lenovo G50-80 (80E5) Laptop with Intel® Core? i3-5005U Processor (2.00 GHz) Processer,My laptop Have 4 GB Ram and 1 TB Hard disk (Windows 7 32bit OS).My Laptop touchpad work fine when used on the bettery, but when i plugged in charger touchpad was not working properly and mouse working perfect, when i unplug my charger mouse and touchpad work proprely. I trid to reinstall touchpad driver many time from Lenovo and synptics website but problem was not solvedi have no other power supply to try.
Mod's Edit: System model added to the front of Subject line to improve visibility / clarity.

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I have just bought a computer with a ASUS P5GDC-V Deluxe MOB with a P5 3.0. Hard drives are two Maxtor SATA drives configured in Intel's Matrix Raid 0+1 configuration with 1GB Ram.

I can not get the integrated soundcard on the Intel 915G chipset to read the microphone. I have to nearly swallow the microphone and yell for any flicker on the meter to register. The MOB came with the C-Media 3D sound driver and software programs.

Also, and most likely related is the fact that when I tried to install and configure a US Robotics internal FAX, Data, Voice modem that the computer would lock up.

Can you help me understand what to is going on and how to fix this problem?

A:Microphone and Modem doesn't work properly


Two things.

First of all delete all sound card references in Device manager and reload your sound drivers. Most ASUS boards require that you load sound drivers last for best operation.

The modem Issue:

Give this a try:

To to the modem manufacturer's website and download the latest and best drivers. (forget the disk that came with the modem)

Go into Start, Control Panel, System, Harware, Device Manager and remove ALL references to a modem.

Shut down and physically remove your modem and place it in PCI #3 (third slot down from the AGP port)

Enter BIOS setup menu and make sure the PnP is set to DISABLED>

Save and Exit

Reboot and when it finds the modem force feed (Don't listen to the XP message that says the best drivers are loaded) the drivers you have downloaded.

This should get you going.

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I have run into a frustrating problem with my computer, I hope you can help:

After a failed installation of software (installer failed to edit the registry because some components were being used by other programs), I reboot the computer. After the reboot windows logon suddenly asked for a password, which never existed.

My account name is "user" and I have no password, so I simply pressed enter and Windows logged on.

The first thing I noticed was the fact that my network connections were gone, and so I am communicating with this forum through a different computer.

I decided to simply use System Restore to see if that would fix the problem. I am generally very organized, and before every software that I install, or any changes I make, I create a restore point. However, when I went to select a restore point, none were there! All the restore points I have created were gone except for one "System Checkpoint", which was created a minute before I rebooted the computer after the failed installation. Trying to restore to that point also fails. I have disabled Norton 360 before the restore, but the problem persists.

I have checked my memory settings for system restore, and it is set to maximum, 12%, 9600 MB. I don't realy know what System Restore stores in that dedicated space, but I don't think that thats the problem.

I know how to fix the winlogon password issue, but I will still be left with no network connections and the dilema of the Syste... Read more

A:Solved: After Logon XP Doesn't Work Properly


I managed to solve this problem, by merging my registry backup with the current backup that was giving the problems, and this instantly solved the problem.

After completing a scan with Norton, (which I had disabled as I was installing the program, as I always do to avoid problems...irony..) I found a Trojan and a bunch of programs that looked innocent. The culprit was an infected version of WinRAR, that program edited the registry.

The moment I completed the scan with Norton, it immediatly pointed and quarantined the version of WinRAR as well as finding the Trojan.

Anyway the problem is solved, and from now on I will never disable Norton or any anti-virus while installing programs!


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My numlock doesn't work properly from a long time ago. I just upgrade to Win 10 with a hope that is gonna be ok, but is working the same like on Win 7. The problem is that when the numlock is on the keyes that works are 1,2 and 9 and while numlock is on some of the letters from the main keyboard are working like 1 or 2. When the numlock is off, the main keyboard is working ok and the numpad is working like arrows.On linux there is no problem with the numlock, thats why I marked the problem like software.Thanks in advance if someone have solution for the problem.

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Hello Community, when I create a deployment Task on iMC PLAT 7.2(E0403P04) with the Deployment Guide and then under Deploy Device Configuration, select the affected Devices and appropiate Template with the Variable ${ipnr} .Exactly an CLI Script with conf tint vlan 4ip address ${ipnr} But when the Task is running, it only fills in(vlan-4)#ip address   Why didnt the Script fill in the Variable ${ipnr} as descripted in the documentation - could someone help me on that issue best regards team-ntk    

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Hi guys,

I'm going to install Win XP on my computer (I had win 7 but had some problem with installing the HP printer on it and so I decide to install XP because that printer seems to be installed properly on XP).
Now When I put the XP CD on the CD driver, it says press a ker to boot from CD and I press the Enter key, (now the keyboard works) after that, within installation time when that I should press Enter to install XP, this time the keyboard doesn't work.
My guess is that the ps/2 port of the case has problem (it's old and somewhat has been broad).
Now what is the solution in your point of view please?

My system manufacturer is "ECS" and the system model is "945pl-A".

PS: When I what to enter to BIOS, (on the top of second black and white screen it has been written that "Press shift-F10 to configure) and when I press these two I enter to an environment that seems to be the BIOS but it has very few options! I'm not sure is it BIOS, or how to go into BIOS in that motherboard.

A:ps/2 port of the case doesn't work properly

Hiya mate ... Do not think the BIOS is going to be any help .. Read the Link below its a very long shot fourth Post down ..
installation - Keyboard does not work during Windows XP install - Super User

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I have a Samsung R580 laptop and the trackpad button doesn't work quite right. The button is a single piece button. The right clicking works just fine, but when I try to left click, it doesn't always work. I'll have to press really hard to get it to work. This has only started the last couple of weeks. I know that I probably shouldn't, but I take a thin knife and stick it in the crack surrounding the button and slide it back and forth a few times. This seems to fix the button momentarily, but only for a few seconds. After which, it goes right back to hardly working. I have no idea of what's wrong. I can use a mouse, but it's much more convienient to use the trackpad button. I can also use the trackpad it's self to tap which will do the same thing as clicking the button, but I keep clicking things I don't want to. Any ideas ? I don't know that the keyboard being dirty is causing it, as every other button works perfectly.

A:Trackpad Button Doesn't Work Properly

It sounds like you might actually need a trackpad repair or replacement. Are you still under warranty?

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The strand thing that it's working perfectly in AIMP3 , but when I'm playing a movie in classic media player or YT video, only the center and right speakers are working . The others have this weeird , super low delayed sound , barely Noticeable .
This is my motherboard , maybe I've downloaded wrong drivers or something, but I'm pretty sure that before reinstalling my win7, I had this user friendly configuration tweak with sound options . Now it seems to be gone .

A:5.1 surround doesn't work properly in all apps .

checked with driver detective =

it says that "high def audio device is out of date"


ive downloaded from the asus website the drivers!!!

deleted, installed again the drivers , and i had this problem in aimp too, but after configuring the audio device to 5.1 it began to work great in aimp , but again , nowhere else .

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I am not sure if anyone has experienced same thing, but it is very weird to me.

I am using a Lenovo T43 laptop, and recently my both Ctrl buttons are not working properly.When I am at the desktop interface and hit the Ctrl button, my desktop will refresh. It seems that it shut down the explorer.exe and restart it.

And if I have a file explorer window opened and hit Ctrl button, the window will be closed immediately, so I can't use ctrl+c or ctrl+v to copy and paste in the file explorer. It is really annoying.

Can anyone help me on this issue? Thanks!

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Hi all, Currently i am using laptop HP Probook 450 G3-X4K55PA, i need to use Ubuntu for my work, so i installed Ubuntu 16.04. My laptop doesn't work well with this OS, when i plug a monitor via HDMI port, my laptop hangs, it can't work anymore, so i must turn off the power.When i put my laptop in sleep mode, it can't come back, it is hanged, i must turn off power to take it back. I tried to install different Ubuntu version many times, but it still has the issues. I install WIndows on my laptop, it works well. Please help to solve the issues with Ubuntu. Regards,Han.   

A:My laptop doesn't work properly with Ubuntu

Hello, Welcome to the HP Support forum. Thank you for your post. I am afraid this PC officially supports Windows OS only and Linux-based like Ubuntu are not officially supported.Therefore, you may experience certain issues while with Ubuntu due to the lack of proper drivers loaded there (in the Kernel). Ubuntu 16.04 uses Kernel 4. You may try older Ubuntu versions such as with kernel 3.13/3.16/3.19 - Ubuntu 14 LTSYou can also try to post at the Ubuntu forums where Linux/Ubuntu gurus may be able to provide you with specific advice about the problem >> https://askubuntu.com/>> https://ubuntuforums.org/  An alternative option would be to install Windows as a main (host) operating system but run Linux Ubuntu as a virtual one from inside Windows using free software like Oracle VirtualBox >> https://www.virtualbox.org/>> https://www.virtualbox.org/wiki/Screenshots

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I realise this subject has just about been done to death, e.g. by Lithium on 07-06-2011, but I just have to let off steam somehow - it really doesn't seem to work! Let me explain.

I recently acquired an HP Pavilion dv7 laptop computer, with Windows 7 64-bit Home Premium pre-installed. While I was excitedly making my first investigations of Windows 7, I created another partition, labelled A:, and moved all my documents to it from C:, using the Location tab of My Documents Properties. I do this in order to have data in a different partition from the system files, in case the OS partition gets trashed for any reason.

Eventually, I needed to find a file which I knew existed amongst a certain group of folders. I was astonished when Search failed to find it, and I eventually had to track it down by hand. Since then I have established that Search will not find any files on my A: partition, no matter what folders I specify in the Included Locations on the Indexing Options dialog box. Indeed, if I select Advanced, to go to where I can force a Rebuild of the index, when I come out again Indexing Options will remove any additions I made to the search locations, and reinstate the original (not very useful now) defaults of Start Menu and Users. Even if I do a search from Windows Explorer while sitting in a folder on A: just above where I know a specific file is, Search will fail to find that file.

I have looked through stacks of forums and other help sources givi... Read more

A:Windows 7 Search Doesn’t Work Properly – Yet Again!

Forget Windows Search... just use the Everything Search Engine instead...

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Hi all, great site

So, here's the problem.
Whenever I open the "internet options" in the control panel and lets say delete cookies or files and then try to click "ok" nothing's happening. I get the clock and nothing's changing after hours . The window freezes and after a while it says "not responding".

What do I do?!

A:internet options doesn't work properly

Background please, Operating system?, computer brand and model?, had any virus or malware lately?
If you havent ran a scan, I suggest going to filehippo.com and download Malwarebytes free and run it.

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Hello there, In my Lenovo y50-70 laptop, I had a replacement of touchpad and after that new touchpad doesn't work properly, all features don't work. In the new replacement I can't scroll down or up with 2 fingers etc. such features aren't working please find a solution for me.

Anil SheoranOnlyHax

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I have an Asus R510D laptop, which originally came w/ Windows 8 installed. I downgraded to Windows 7, and the very first time I booted, everything was fine. Ever since then, after boot, at the login screen, the keyboard does not allow me to type my password. However, I am able to use the function keys, which is the workaround I've found for this issue.

After booting and reaching the login screen, I must put the keyboard to sleep, then awaken it, for the keyboard to function properly. I've tried updating the driver, but it doesn't solve the issue. I was wondering if anyone had come across an issue like this. Any help would be greatly appreciated. Thank you!


A:Laptop Keyboard Doesn't Work Properly After Boot

You did mean R510DP right? That laptop does not support Win 7. Have you tried installing the Win 8 drivers in Compatibility Mode

Asus R510DP Driver & Tools Just a thought.

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Hi guys,

I use the Vista Home Basic, SP2 with HP EliteBook 6930p. After several months of working perfectly fine, one day the computer started working really badly. Firstly, it either took ages to logon successfully or the computer just stopped at the logon screen. One day, it suddenly worked fine until now (I have no idea why). Secondly, once the logon is successful, the computer cannot work properly in normal mode. The computer often stops responding during start-up. If the start-up is fine, the computer stops responding after several minutes or if I try to open any program.

Now, I can only use in safe mode. It's really annoying.

Can you help me?

Thank you very much.

A:Vista Home Basic doesn't work properly!!!!

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Until a fortnight ago, all spam was rutinely detected by my Yahoo mail and diverted to the bulk (now spam0) box. Some still is ; but most of it now appears in my inbox. INCLUDING THOSE CAPITAL LETTERS ONES THAT WANT MY MONEY!

I've emaile yahoo halp but they don't reply.

Could it be something I'm doing wrong? It seems odd that only some spam is being stopped. So it's not as simple as merely checking that I haven't unchecked a box, or something.


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i currently own a Toshiba Satellite L755-1ED and sound is not working as it should for some weeks ago. When i try to play an audio file or a video, offline or online, sound works well for the first minutes and then suddenly disappears. I use Windows 7, and when that happens, sound is still being recognized for the system as you can see it in the volume control, but any sound comes from the speakers. However:
- If i pause the video and replay it in like 30 seconds, sound usually comes back. Also if i go to Sound Settings in +Hardware and Sound+ in the +Panel Control+, and then try to check if it works, it usually does after the first or the second attempt.
- If i use a headset sound always works perfectly.

I've already installed the last updates of my sound card and i don't know where the problem might be. Some help would be welcomed.
Thanks a lot and sorry for my English (it's not my native language).

Message was edited by: BleuHiver

A:Satellite L755-1ED - Sound doesn't work properly

> If i use a headset sound always works perfectly.
That?s very interesting. Speakers port has small switch inside that helps notebook to ?recognize? that headphones are connected and when you connect headphones internal speakers will be disabled and sound comes through speakers only.

On some machines it is possible to switch between internal and external speakers manually

When you open control panel is there ?Realter HD audio manager? available or maybe ?Smart audio??

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Hello! After updating to Windows 10 1607 I have a problem with the sound LED indicator (F11 key).It's always red now even if I turn on the sound (by pressing fn + f11 key or by turning on the sound in Windows menu).Before the update the LED turns white when I turn on the sound. Reinstaling IDT driver didn't help. What can you recommend to solve this? Thanks!

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When i start my laptop my mouse clickers work just fine, after using my laptop for a few minutes (time varies), my left mouse clicker starts to not work right. I have to click on something on the screen multiple times in order to do anything. And sometimes when I have clicked on something on the screen, it drags it around like an image, even text, web browser tabs, just about anything. Sometimes i don't even have to click on something to drag it around, sometimes i will be just sitting there using my laptop with my fingers resting on the mouse clickers and the mouse pad and i will go to type something in or click on a button and it will drag around what i moved over with my mouse cursor. Sometimes when i click on any scroll bar once, it keeps on dragging it around like i have the left mouse clicker held down.

A:left Mouse clicker doesn't work properly...

But if you use the touchpad buttons there is no problem? If so, try a different mouse. Or replace the batteries if a wireless mouse.

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I don't know if my query is relevant to the category listed above
Actually I am trying to make SSL/TLS connection between Client and Server where Client is a web page running on IE version 9.x.x

and the Server is a simple exe (c++ console application) made in visual studio 2010. Communication is happening using socket programming over SSL communicaton and the library used for socket programming  is windows SDK and openssl for SSL communication.
The problem occurs when client from web page pings the server and ssl_read API holds the control for infinite time until or unless pings again from the client. According to our observation, on other browsers it is working absolutely fine (chrome, Firefox). 

Openssl Library version used - 1.1.0c
Visual Studio 2010
Windows 7 professional 64 bit
let me know if you have any doubt regarding and if possible we can have skype session so that can explain you better there

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I am facing problem with the mouse pad on my lenovo P50 4K 64Bit. The mouse pointer gets stuck. I have updated the synaptics touchpad driver but no improvement.  

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My W540 sound device doesn't work properly. I often cannot play music and cannot use Skype to do voice conversion. I have to reboot the system to let it work.And also get blue screen sometimes during the wakeup process. Anybody can help me about this?

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When the power button is pushed the power and wireless lights come on, the fan whirs for a moment then nothing more happens. If I take out the battery and leave it for 30 mins then it boots fine when the power button is pushed. Currently away from home, but have internet access.

Running Windows 7.

Any and all suggestions welcomed!

A:Satellite T110-107 - Reboot doesn't work properly

Hi buddy,

Since when do you notice this problem and have you changed something on hardware configuration?

It?s hard to say why it happens but fact is it must be a hardware issue? Have you installed newest BIOS version for Satellite T110? You can download it on official Toshiba website:
http://eu.computers.toshiba-europe.com > Support & Downloads > Download Drivers

But before you start the update, close all running programs (also AntiVirus and Firewall).

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