1. B

    Closed windows10 during update, unable to boot/fresh install

    My brother closed the laptop during windows 10 updates then it got stuck in a booting loop, managed to get to WinRE but system recovery fails, uninstalling previous version fails, everything fails. Resumed to freshinstalling windows 10 through a bootable USB, but it says Windows can't be...
  2. ollidas

    86x win 10 on 64x machine want install 64x again

    hello i have a 64x processor machine with 32x windows 10 on it i want to reinstall te 64x win 10 but in choose box in the install setup it only display 32x versions how can i solve that prob ?? pc was a gift ... i have new win 10 pro license ....i just want a clean reinstall sorry my...
  3. phixgrrrl

    Solved Installing SSD drive

    I have a case that has sliding trays that slide out, and then place the hard drive on it. What type of mounting brackets would I need to install an SSD drive? In videos, I'm seeing silver brackets mounted on either side of the drive, then put in the case. But when I look online to purchase...
  4. britekguy

    Doing a Completely Clean Reinstall of Windows 10

    Important Reminder 1: If your computer has ever had a valid, licensed copy of Windows 10 installed, even if that's been later replaced by, say, Linux, you can still do a completely clean install of Windows 10 without having to acquire a new license. Windows 10 licenses are stored...
  5. X

    Updating Windows Vista to Windows 10

    Hi, I have here a Dell XPS 6301 that has Windows Vista on it, and I have Windows 10 on a usb. Can anyone give me instructions on how to install the Windows 10 to it? Thank you !
  6. A

    install problem

    Tech Support Guy System Info Utility version OS Version: Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium, Service Pack 1, 64 bit Processor: AMD E-240 Processor, AMD64 Family 20 Model 1 Stepping 0 Processor Count: 1 RAM: 3686 Mb Graphics Card: AMD Radeon HD 6310 Graphics, 384 Mb Hard Drives: C: 286 GB...
  7. C

    New HDD to replace broken one. Bootable USB not working

    Hi, firstly thank you to anyone reading who can help. I recently replaced an old broken hard drive. After trying to install it, I attempted to boot my pc from my USB which I had used as a bootable media device while trying to fix and reinstall Windows on my last hard drive. However, now even if...
  8. V

    Installing Windows 7 on NVMe M.2

    been doing research on this as I had to update my system a bit to run Fallout 76 beta. My question is many people have suggested using "Gigabytes Windows USB tool", to assist in loading Windows onto a Samsung (950/ 960/ 970) m.2 NVMe. I'm using an Asrock Motherboard and before I use that i...
  9. H

    Solved Not enough RAM?

    So I am wanting to install a modpack for Minecraft. The description suggests 6-8GB of RAM allocated. When I start the install, it only shows about 2.8GB available. Once it gets into the last 75% or so of the install, it starts using about 2.7GB of memory and it freezes. I am able to close the...
  10. C

    TrueOS install media won't boot

    Hello. I have an old HP 8470p that I've been trying to turn into a server by installing BSD. Since I'm too much of a noob to install FreeBSD, I settled for TrueOS. I created an install USB using Rufus and tested it on my desktop PC, it works fine. But when I try to boot from it in my laptop...
  11. J

    Solved Where do I install them?

    Does anybody know where the best directory is to install games in general? What about 64 bit games? 32 bit games? My Laptop is 64bit btw.
  12. D

    Installing NVIDIA Quadro K620 on Dell Optiplex 980 SFF

    As the title says, I wish to install the NVIDIA Quadro K620 onto my Optiplex 980 SFF. Every time I try to uninstall the current ATI Radeon HD 3450 graphics card that came with the computer, it reinstalls itself. When I place the K620 in and uninstall the 3450 then it works, but then I try to...
  13. W

    Solved New PC Software Troubles

    So I just built a new pc and have all the parts put together, everything seems to be working but when I boot it up, my connected monitor says there's no signal. Do I need to install a bios, is it already on the motherboard or is it related to the disk that came with the motherboard. When I put...
  14. P

    Putting Bootable Win 10 Installation on External Drive

    Short and Sweet: Need to put something bootable onto a blank hdd that ultimately leads to the install of windows 10. I am working on the hdd for my pc. I am USING my MAC throughout this entire process. The hdd on my pc died. I purchased a new exact model of the hdd. I am trying to put Windows...
  15. V

    Clean windows 10 installation won't boot

    Hi I just got new Hdd 1 T. For my min tower acer desktop. 1.I created 2 new partitions. 2. installed a fresh copy of my windows 10. after initial installation system is rebooting AND I got a very simple message on the black screen : "Reboot or select proper boot device or insert boot media...
  16. B

    Installing/Uninstalling program problems. urgent help please

    Hey, I have a Dell XPS l501x, and just recently fresh formatted it to Windowsw 10 Home edition, installed all the drivers etc no problem. Now for some reason everytime I try install/uninstall a program just before the window comes up for me to confirm the action.. my screen turns black with a...
  17. S

    Can't install windows on SSD on T3600

    Hey Guys, Just got a T3600. It came with a clean HDD. I installed RAID HD's and created a bootable USB with which I installed Windows 10 onto the HDD. I've updated all drivers. I want to get rid of the HDD for a SSD. The T3600 sees all drives. I've got the SSD on Disk 2 and it's formatted...
  18. wyfwulf

    Can a virus be physically installed when building a computer

    I am looking into having a custom PC built by someone I found on Craigslist, and they seem reputable but I am wary of malware being installed during the building process. I will be purchasing all the parts and giving them to him to build on is own and he will deliver it to me when it's finished...
  19. sriharsha150

    How to Install Linux in Windows 10

  20. cwwozniak

    Solved Clean Installation on a Hybrid SSD/HDD

    I replaced a failed 500 GB HDD in a Dell Inspiron 1545 with a Seagate ST500LM000 hybrid SSD (8GB)/HDD (500GB) drive pulled from a broken Lenovo laptop. The replacement drive has been zero filled with DBAN I plan to install Windows 10. The USB drive based installer can do a bare metal...