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  1. Thread: Home Group

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    RockE, thanks but that didn't work, so I shared...

    RockE, thanks but that didn't work, so I shared an additional folder following the procedure shown in the attachment to my post #13, and that worked.

    Regards, Roy
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    They are all the games that come with Windows 7....

    They are all the games that come with Windows 7. They stopped working when I installed the latest Windows 10 build, but worked again when I copied the Microsoft Games files from Windows.old to the...
  3. Thread: Home Group

    by royw
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    After changing the computer name for my laptop I...

    After changing the computer name for my laptop I created a Homegroup on my desktop computer and then joined it on my laptop.

    Can someone please tell me the quickest way to access the desktop...
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    Windows 7 Games For Windows 8, 8.1 & 10.

    I downloaded the Windows 7 Games For Windows 10 application from the following link, and the games work in Windows 10:

    http://winaero.com/download.php?view.1836

    I hope others will find this...
  5. Thread: Home Group

    by royw
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    Coochin, thanks a lot. I changed the laptop's...

    Coochin, thanks a lot. I changed the laptop's name and that solved the problem.

    Regards, Roy
  6. Thread: Home Group

    by royw
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    Jerry, the clean boot made no difference. I...

    Jerry, the clean boot made no difference.

    I followed the procedure shown in the attachment regarding sharing files and folders in Windows 7 without using HomeGroup. On my laptop when I ran...
  7. Thread: Home Group

    by royw
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    Jerry, thanks but disabling the Avast Firewall...

    Jerry, thanks but disabling the Avast Firewall made no difference.

    My desktop shows that the computer belongs to a HomeGroup, but the laptop says there is currently no HomeGroup on the network.
    ...
  8. Thread: Home Group

    by royw
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    Jerry, thanks but nothing in the link helped....

    Jerry, thanks but nothing in the link helped. However, I ran the Network Troubleshooter and that said I needed to allow HomeGroup through the Avast Premier anti virus firewall. I added HomeGroup to...
  9. Thread: Home Group

    by royw
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    RolandJS, I had already dealt with the settings...

    RolandJS, I had already dealt with the settings you mentioned.

    Jerry, thanks but, having created a HomeGroup on my desktop, when I go to HomeGroup on my Laptop there is no reference to a HomeGroup...
  10. Thread: Home Group

    by royw
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    Home Group

    Could someone please tell me, step by step, how to set up a HomeGroup, or, preferably, the simpler way to share items between my Laptop and Desktop computers, both running Win 7 with SP1, and both...
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    Sudo15, thanks. Before I saw your post #22 I...

    Sudo15, thanks.

    Before I saw your post #22 I downloaded the standalone installers for all the so called failed updates, and was told that some were not applicable to my computer, and that others...
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    230 updates succeeded and 15 failed. After...

    230 updates succeeded and 15 failed. After Windows finishes configuring the updates I will download the standalone installers for the failures and run them. At the moment configuration has reached...
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    After a further delay Windows Update finally...

    After a further delay Windows Update finally moved on and is currently up to update 209. That has been running for some time but I will keep WU running and hope the updates complete today.
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    After trying for days I finally was advised that...

    After trying for days I finally was advised that there were 244 updates available, and then had to wait for hours before they started to download.

    Currently Windows Update is stuck on update 197,...
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    Sudo15, I couldn't get KB3153199 to work. I tried...

    Sudo15, I couldn't get KB3153199 to work. I tried KB3145739 but I was told only one instance of wusa is allowed to run, which puzzles me because as far as I know only one instance was running.
    ...
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    Sudo15, I did as you suggested in post #10, but...

    Sudo15, I did as you suggested in post #10, but that didnt solve the problem.

    Reliability history shows Volume Shadow Copy, installation of KB50123 and Windows Update Aux.

    idb, the link you...
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    Sudo 15, Windows is activated and the clock shows...

    Sudo 15, Windows is activated and the clock shows the correct time and date.

    I ran the SURT tool but it made no difference.

    One good thing, I now have IE11.

    I now have Windows Update icon in...
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    I tried option 3 in the following...

    I tried option 3 in the following link-http://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials/91738-windows-update-reset.html-and also tried a couple of Microsoft Fixits for Windows Update, but the problem persisted....
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    Windows Update Problem On HP ProBook 4540s

    I am trying to check for Windows updates for my late partner's HP ProBook 4540s running Windows 7 with SP1. Every time I try the checking for updates spinning circle goes on for ever, but nothing...
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    Thanks Joe. Best regards, Roy

    Thanks Joe.

    Best regards, Roy
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    Windows Update Service

    I have Windows 10 Pro 64 bit Build 14316, but I was not offered any updates on patch Tuesday. I ran Windows Update Diagnostic.diagcab tool and was told that Windows Update service registration is...
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    Joe, thanks a lot. Regards, Roy

    Joe, thanks a lot.

    Regards, Roy
  23. Thread: Script Errors

    by royw
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    Script Errors

    Every time I open IE11 I am notified of a script error, despite the fact that in Internet Options I have disabled script debugging and have unchecked the option to display a notification about every...
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    Windows Update Problem

    I have Windows 10 Pro x 64 Build 14257. I have not previously had problems with Windows Update, but since installing Build 14257 it tells me my computer is up to date, although I understand updates...
  25. Thread: Solitaire

    by royw
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    Solitaire

    I have previously been able to play the Windows 7 version of Solitaire in Windows 10 by running the program Win7GamesForWin8-Setup.exe, but that doesn't work with Build 11102. Does anyone know of a...
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