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There was one game that he had installed himself and worked totally fine with the old hardware. I can't find a way to find my OEM win 8 license key. Something is wrong here. View this "Best Answer" in the replies below » 11 Replies Cayenne OP Helpful Post Jpacella Jul 9, 2014 at 10:54 UTC I throw things at my monitor Check This Out

My System Specs You need to have JavaScript enabled so that you can use this ... Started up from day one. Change "Startup Type" to 'Automatic'. I would get one now but really this is the first gen and there are some problems like the 60khz refresh rate. https://community.spiceworks.com/topic/534934-cannot-install-some-software-on-windows-8-1

If you want, you can leave optional updates such as Bing Desktop, Silverlight, etc unchecked but make sure to install all important and critical updates. i just want to update so i can get on with life instead of spending days trying and failing to fix it VG ^^ Did you try following: http://www.askvg.com/guide-how-to-upgrade-to-windows-8-1-from-windows-8/ Stan This It just isn't widely used. Looks like I'll just have to spend next week doing a clean install.

Thanks. After reading through. Nothing is installed, no migration started. The Windows Club The Windows Club covers Windows 10/8/7 tips, tutorials, how-to's, features, freeware.

Restart the PC. Please download and install if from this link: Visual C++ Redistributable Packages for Visual Studio 2013There have been certain .dat files that have been known to cause this issue. Due to some problem I tried the "Refresh" option and it reverted back to Windows 8 again. XP runs very snappy and the XP programs run just as if they were on the old XP computer -- only faster. · actions · 2014-Feb-7 12:37 am · The Penguinjoin:2001-07-3145

I've been a professional software developer for 20+ years; have worked with everything from DOS to Unix to Apple OS to Windows 3 and beyond. Thanks! 1 Cayenne OP Jpacella Jul 9, 2014 at 11:06 UTC That's the developer not using standard methods of installing software. . I found MS telling me awhile ago that there was no driver for my Webcam and Audio Driver right after I installed windows, but the next day, after I turned on I'll give that a crack later today and see how it goes.Auggy, the program is TopoMap v1.10.30 put out by MapWorld NZ in 2000 · actions · 2014-Feb-7 3:50 pm ·

I'm sort of proud of myself for this. I doubt that you currently have Pro. I was up to date via MSupdate and HP update assistance, and yet, INTEL update tool told me there was an update that needed to be installed and I searched on I'm waiting to add a new 4k 30" monitor when the refresh rates go up to 120 and prices fall.

Cheers! his comment is here Started up from day one. IMO it's the least intuitive, and therefore the most user-unfriendly OS ever. Jan 31, 2015 at 2:33 PM #9 P4-630 The Way It's Meant to be Played Joined: Jan 5, 2006 Messages: 7,088 (1.73/day) Thanks Received: 6,249 Location: Vinewood System Specs System Name:

You can turn off real time scanning and just use it to manually scan if you want very easily.Click to expand... If you think moving from Windows to OSx (apples mac os), is going to stop that, you are very much mistaken. then today I noticed the same problem when I tried to install Foxit, and Nero. this contact form Oddly Even, Positively Negative Is it true?

im getting frustrated with people saying just install the important updates when they wont install. I'm just going to put the operating system on the SSD and programs that insist on being on the Crive. Can this indeed be caused by a virus?

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I just need to fix this !!!! Jan 31, 2015 at 2:13 PM #6 Uplink10 Joined: Dec 16, 2014 Messages: 421 (0.51/day) Thanks Received: 72 Aquinus said: ↑ How about you try the new version and find out? Register Windows 7 Forum Forum Windows 8 Forums General Support Can't install Programs on Windows 8.1 Can't install Programs on Windows 8.1 04 Jul 2014 #1 tmyc View Profile View Forum Installer box stayed at zero forever until I tried to cancel in taskmanager...

When I install it stuck on any percent but mostly 94% and sometimes when it's 100% that waiting to restart it to configure and when I get back several of the If it's only problem was updates, why wouldn't MS have win 8.1 check to see if you have all updates and just NOT try to install Win 8.1 if all updates Microsoft doesn't want to know. navigate here Of the Solution I saw here Tried Method 1 - Make sure all updates a current and there are no hidden updates that have not been applied.

I've already done sfc, chkdsk, repaired Windows Installer, DISM Online repair. MSFT must provide the relevant error msg, is it so difficult to do that? Nichole Ok so Ive done all my updates, checke for hidden updates, checked to make sure I have enough memory...everything ive been able to find and still it wont install. How do I fix this?