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Posts Tagged ‘windows

What I Did to Overcome Windows6.1-KB958559-x64.msu Failed Installation

Thursday, 2 September 2010

After pulling a significant amount of hair for what has been like two longest days of my life, I finally was able to install Windows XP Mode on my newly upgraded Windows 7 Professional. At first, I was stumped at the second step of installing three required packages as described by Microsoft on their Windows […]

How to Properly Clone a Windows 7 System Partition with Clonezilla

Saturday, 24 April 2010

After reading an article about hard disk cloning with Clonezilla on Lifehacker, I decided to take care of my laptop’s dire need of free space by buying a new, larger internal hard disk – instead of buying an external one – to replace its current one. I figure I can shave about IDR 150,000 in […]

Gardinenotebook, Powered by Windows 7

Saturday, 27 March 2010

How To Fix Windows XP Error “Windows XP could not start because the following file is missing or corrupt”

Thursday, 18 March 2010

This lousy error happened to my sister-in-laws Acer Aspire One ZG5 netbook. Windows fails to completely boot everytime and returns this error. Windows XP could not start because the following file is missing or corrupt: \WINDOWS\SYSTEM32\CONFIG\SYSTEM After frantically looking for someone to borrow an external DVD-ROM drive – the puny netbook doesn’t come with any […]

How to Take a Picture With The Built-in Webcam on Your Laptop & Windows XP

Thursday, 24 December 2009

I own a laptop with a built-in webcam in it. Yesterday, my wife asked me how to take a picture with it and I failed to find the answer. Now, I have come up with the answer. This is how you can take a picture with a laptop’s built-in webcam if your operating system is […]