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by Rickbale
Wed Dec 16, 2020 11:55 am
Forum: General Hardware
Topic: Ryzen build for Windows 7
Replies: 11
Views: 1437

Re: Ryzen build for Windows 7

Officially, AMD does not support Ryzen CPUs on Windows 7. Given that Microsoft has essentially ended support for the OS, this is the type of response we expect from AMD – Intel has also stopped officially supporting Windows 7 on the newest platforms as well. 'Official' is a general term: some specia...
by Rickbale
Wed Dec 16, 2020 11:15 am
Forum: Networking
Topic: Share VPN over Wi-Fi on Windows
Replies: 5
Views: 1566

Re: Share VPN over Wi-Fi on Windows

Step 1: Check on available networks Make sure you have a wireless device running, such as a built in interface or an external USB wireless adapter. Also the respective device needs to support hosted networks. To check on the latter do as follows: Press the 'Windows' button on your keyboard and type ...
by Rickbale
Wed Dec 16, 2020 7:52 am
Forum: Windows
Topic: Windows 7 still getting updates?
Replies: 8
Views: 745

Re: Windows 7 still getting updates?

It's now mere weeks until Windows 7 is no longer supported by Microsoft.The end date for support has been reached, and Microsoft is keen for people to upgrade to Windows 10 to avoid having insecure computers that don't receive updates. But not all security updates are being dropped. Having previousl...
by Rickbale
Wed Dec 16, 2020 7:12 am
Forum: Windows
Topic: Installing windows XP on a home built machine
Replies: 14
Views: 3882

Re: Installing windows XP on a home built machine

Follow these steps to install Windows XP on your machine Step 1: Insert Your Windows XP Bootable Disk For this step, you will need to open your CD-ROM drive and insert your Windows XP disk. You can now close the CD-Rom Drive. Step 2: How to Boot From a CD On most home computers, you will want to shu...
by Rickbale
Wed Dec 16, 2020 6:28 am
Forum: Windows
Topic: How to Disable a Laptop’s Keyboard in Windows 10
Replies: 6
Views: 704

Re: How to Disable a Laptop’s Keyboard in Windows 10

I suggest you follow the steps below: Press Windows + X and select Device Manager from the list. Find Keyboards in the list of devices and click the arrow to expand it. Right-click on the internal keyboard and click Disable. If there is no Disable option listed, click Uninstall. Click File>Exit. You...
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