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by JCitizen / May 15, 2011 7:45 AM PDT In reply to: Updates to Vista Vista and Windows 7 are not truly different platforms. Proffitt Forum moderator / May 22, 2011 2:44 AM PDT In reply to: Must use Vista on Dell Inspiron I've found a few machines that will not run Windows 7 at The screen is barely visible (same oil) but the OS is still stable after three or more years Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Must use Vista on Dell And is an Acer Aspire One.

I've got probably at least five clients all suffering with Windows 7 update issues right now. Please be as detailed as possible when providing a solution. by JCitizen / May 20, 2011 2:17 PM PDT In reply to: My Problem Also - Required A New Vista Disk that had the same thing on a Win7 factory installation. I went through this with VISTA at a time that I did not want to deal with computer problems let alone spend money and time installing from scratch. http://www.pcworld.com/article/253551/vista_support_no_more_where_to_go_for_help.html

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Also please exercise your best judgment when posting in the forums--revealing personal information such as your e-mail address, telephone number, and address is not recommended. by John.Wilkinson Dec 19, 2009 Nov 23, 2011 6 General discussion Locked Sticky READ ME: Vista Tips and Guides... Started by mindydelynn , 28 Jan 2017 1 reply 283 views boopme 29 Jan 2017 HP Windows Vista network and sharing saying "unauthenticated" Started by slikk24 , 26 Jan 2017

via Windows Update Started by FlimFlam69 , 08 Feb 2017 2 replies 153 views FlimFlam69 08 Feb 2017 Vista's end of life and what to do about it Started by Microsoft Product Support Lifecycle See all assisted support options for Windows >Top Tasks Application Compatibility Desktop Virtualization End User Readiness Licensing and Volume Activation Networking Performance and Hardware Compatibility Security and The key is to clean up your computer FIRST. Does Microsoft Still Support Windows Vista Flag Permalink This was helpful (6) Collapse - That is BS by bigbear639 / May 22, 2011 2:41 AM PDT In reply to: Must use Vista on Dell Inspiron Dell is

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Click on them to open and install, agree to the box that asks you if you'll let it make changes on your machine, and you should get it going then. by dglenn-computer-graphics / May 13, 2011 1:08 PM PDT In reply to: Help! Microsoft Vista Updates Microsoft Support still contains pages of Vista support documents. Is Windows Vista Still Good And I must say I do find the Windows XP to be a bit faster to boot and shut down than Windows 7.

Windows Vista just won't install updates Microsoft maintains a little known site called PC Safety which has helped me many times with problems updating Windows XP and Windows 7. I found persistence paid off. Various attempts to fix it, per Microsoft Support, were unsuccessful, so their final decision was to send me a brand-new Vista disk (again at no charge - this is NOT something I have triedseveral things, including following stuff on Microsoft's Web site. Is Windows Vista Still Supported 2016

Thanks. by JCitizen / May 15, 2011 7:09 AM PDT In reply to: My Problem Also - Required A New Vista Disk I had to reload Vista x64 at least four times The re-load WILL require a Vista serial number from the computer, however (which I had, fortunately).P.S. The Notebook has performed flawlessly for a year now.

did not help. Does Vista Still Get Updates Anyone that thinks changing horses will solve this issue will only find themselves with more saddle sores.Bob Flag Permalink This was helpful (1) Collapse - Simple answer by Jump / May There are dozens of online computer support companies to choose from.

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It said it wasn't downloading but in reality it was (in small portions). If you have a x64 operating system it would not be unusual to see 32 bit updates, but 64 bit updates on a 32 bit platform would definitely be a mistake! Don't wait too long, though--Windows 8 should be coming out this fall.For more tech news and commentary, follow Ed on Twitter at @edoswald, on Facebook, or on Google+. Windows Vista Extended Support Yes, I ran all the malware/virus checks, but there was nothing there.

Do so. Vista wouldn't download updates for me, wouldn't let my printer use its full range of features and wouldn't respond even when I asked it nicely. Started by wendell66 , 13 Jan 2017 9 replies 1,214 views wendell66 16 Jan 2017 Building PC for gaming and editing Started by JohnSammel , 15 Jan 2017 0 views Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Install updates with Vista by jacksaul1 / May 13, 2011 12:52 PM PDT In reply to: Help!

First of all it shows very poor trouble shooting skills and second, your comment on Vista is totally unsupported. About Us Contact Us Digital Edition Customer Service Gift Subscription Ad Choices Newsletters Privacy Policy RSS Terms of Service Agreement E-commerce Affiliate Relationships PCWorld CATEGORIES Business Laptops Mobile PC Hardware Printers I have not had any problems with Windows 7 on my Netbooks and one of them is running Windows 7 Professionall. These suggestions will help keep you up and running:Get Help from Microsoft -- The best support for Vista is still Microsoft, even if person-to-person support has ended.

Last April, Microsoft cut Vista users out of Internet Explorer 10, claiming that it needed to "take advantage of the ongoing improvements in modern operating systems and modern hardware."If you're not So much for Microsoft Updates! by orlbuckeye Jun 15, 2007 Jun 1, 2016 20 8,014 discussions in this forum (Page 1 of 321) 01 02 03 04 05 Next Create a new discussion If you're asking by thegoldeneggcup Jul 25, 2016 Jul 25, 2016 3 Question How do I remove bing from my computer?

Flag Permalink This was helpful (3) Collapse - About Windows Vista- by andreaborman / May 23, 2011 8:56 AM PDT In reply to: Windows Vista Problems I have got 3 Netbooks,2 Windows Vista just won't install updates When you mentioned you'd just bought a Vista machine I thought about how many companies are switching to 7 now and selling the older models. BleepingComputer.com → Microsoft Windows Support → Windows Vista Privacy Policy Rules · Help Advertise | About Us | User Agreement | Privacy Policy | Sitemap | Chat | RSS Feeds | Definitely back everything up, especially since a reload wipes your drive completely.Most of the big tech forums are blaming the latest .NET updates for most of our problems now.

Now it works better than my friends Win7 PCs! The same situation occured with trying to install Windows updates. by samkantrowitz / May 23, 2012 1:08 AM PDT In reply to: My Problem Also - Required A New Vista Disk All of my automatic updates happen successfully with the exception Disruptive posting: Flaming or offending other usersIllegal activities: Promote cracked software, or other illegal contentOffensive: Sexually explicit or offensive languageSpam: Advertisements or commercial links Submit report Cancel report Track this discussion

Either it's a BIOS issue, driver or other. Windows Vista just won't install updates Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Some corporations use an intranet for updates... My best advice is to save up for W7 and dump Vista as soon as possible. It took me three days of repeatedly downloading when the OS finally stabilized and would confirm that it updated itself.

I tried selecting themindividually but it does not work. He and I just couldn't believe that Microsoft is sending a new disk!