Category: Windows 7

CD/DVD drive is only working once after restarting.

I had this happening on a Dell laptop with Windows 7 on it. Every time the Laptop restarted the CD/DVD drive was working fine. But as soon as you’ve tried a second time with a different CD/DVD or the same one it would just not work. After some head scratching and searching I found this solution somewhere on the Internet. All you need to do is delete some  Reg values. Registry editor. Go to Start

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How to use Windows Backup and Restore in windows 7

In this tutorial I will show you how to configure Windows Backup and Restore. This is the build in Backup tool from Microsoft. With this tool you can make a complete image of your system and put it back. There are a couple of things you should now before we start. To back up your files Open Backup and Restore by clicking the Start button Picture of the Start button, clicking Control Panel, clicking System

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Description of Windows 7 “System Recovery Options”

  Description of Windows 7 “System Recovery Options” in this post i will explain the different kind of options you will have when you start “System Recovery options or as most people call it “Startup Repair” How to start Windows System recovery options If “Startup Repair” does not start automatically you can start it from a windows installation DVD. This most likely came with your computer. If not you can try to download a free

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Failed to Connect to the Group Policy Client Service at logon Windows 7

I got the following error on a windows 7 machine “Failed to connect to a windows service, Windows could not connect to the Group Policy Client service.”. It previously had some malware on it. After deleting it and restoring all the services. I still had one service left that would not start. this was the “Group policy client service”. After some digging around I found out that some of the registry values were missing. To solve

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Devices and Printers not loading.

When opening the “Devices and Printers” i got stuck looking at a green bar that just keeps on loading, and did not actually show me any printers. I came across this problem on a Laptop with Windows 7 x64 installed. I first thought it could be because of a Printer driver issue, so i deleted the printers out of the registry, but i came to the conclusion that did not solve the problem. After importing the

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“Error 5: Access denied” When installing programs.

Access Denied: Are you getting the error “Error 5: Access denied” when you are installing/deleting a program? This is most likely caused by your anti-virus. which is blocking a little bit to much. you can find out easily if you disable your anti-virus program. ore start your computer up in safe mode (press F8 on boot) if you can install/uninstall programs when you disabled your anti-virus it is most likely that the anti-virus is blocking the installers. the best thing to

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