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I cannot open Help files that require the Windows Help (WinHlp32.exe) program My System Specs System Manufacturer/Model Number Too many to describe... Now go to: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Winlogon In right-side pane, change value of "Userinit" to: C:\WINDOWS\system32\userinit.exe, NOTE: If you have installed Windows in any other drive, then replace C:\ with correct drive label Track this discussion and email me when there are updates If you're asking for technical help, please be sure to include all your system info, including operating system, model number, and Preview post Submit post Cancel post You are reporting the following post: Windows XP help & support won't open This post has been flagged and will be reviewed by our staff. get redirected here

Suddenly the hibernate option disappeared in Windows Vista. 35. Now uncheck "Automatically restart" option and apply changes. When I start my computer, I get error message: "Windows\System32\config\system" file missing or corrupt. Which service responsible for Help in Windows 7?

Windows Help Program (winhlp32.exe) For Windows 7

Whenever I double-click on any folder in My Computer, it opens in a new window even I have selected the option "Always open folders in same window" in "Tools -> Folder Thumbnails view is not working in Windows Explorer. 26. Enable "Show hidden files/folders" and disable "Hide protected system files" options in "Tools -> Folder Options".

To fix this problem start the service named "help and support." I have tried cmd prompt and 'msconfig' I have double checked by going to control panel/administrative tools/services Help and Support For a very long time Windows Updates download but fail to install and then revert, so I've never been able to upgrade to 8.1! Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Help! This is what has me so confused.

I don't use H&S either and it is a service I turn off because I am not using it and never want it to think about starting, but a lot of Windows 7 Help And Support Not Working Once reported, our moderators will be notified and the post will be reviewed. Whenever I set "Thumbnails" view in Windows Explorer, the files are not shown as thumbnails. I usually ask that part first Jose Back to top #10 atloss atloss Topic Starter Members 49 posts OFFLINE Local time:08:52 AM Posted 13 November 2009 - 07:30 AM Yes

Or the fonts on screen are blurry and very hard to read. Now Log into Windows installation and enter Administrator password. Win+F1 working, but abnormal. Password Advanced Search Show Threads Show Posts Advanced Search Go to Page...

Windows 7 Help And Support Not Working

Make sure that, if there is a help and support service, make sure it is in "automatic" mode and started Back to top #3 Ken-in-West-Seattle Ken-in-West-Seattle Members 518 posts OFFLINE Once reported, our moderators will be notified and the post will be reviewed. Windows Help Program (winhlp32.exe) For Windows 7 SHOW ME NOW CNET © CBS Interactive Inc.  /  All Rights Reserved. How to make Desktop icons text background transparent? 21.

PS: In newer Windows versions, the file iconcache.db will be present in %userprofile%\AppData\local folder. http://upxpress.net/not-working/wireless-is-not-working.php You'll become used to Windows 10 with time. 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. 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.

Say you don't have a Windows installation CD - what would you do then? Back to top #5 joseibarra joseibarra Members 817 posts OFFLINE Gender:Male Location:Downstairs Local time:07:52 AM Posted 12 November 2009 - 10:50 AM You will not find dataspec.xml on your Windows Nov 11 '08 #15 reply Message Cancel Changes Post your reply Join Now >> Sign in to post your reply or Sign up for a free account. useful reference after up-gradation, windows is not printing any kind of TEXT in prints.

May 24 '07 #2 reply P: 4 W2K3R2admin Thank you, but that won't work. Sol: Please check following article: [Fix] No Border in Task Manager Window, How to Get Menubar and Titlebar Back? === === === === === === === === === If your problem Sol: Please check following articles: [Fix] Bold and Italic Font Problem in Windows [Fix] Bold, Blurry or Hard to Read Font Problem in Windows 8.1 === === === === === ===

Back to top #12 hamluis hamluis Moderator Moderator 52,357 posts OFFLINE Gender:Male Location:Killeen, TX Local time:07:52 AM Posted 13 November 2009 - 09:58 AM What are the file paths for

Have searched the entire winxp disc with the search function ( with Show hidden files ) and still NO dataspec.xm_. Blessed by thy BleepingComputer!!istbar 'You tried and you failed. word, excel, note pad from any where, if I send print, it print out only layout or lines or sketch have but not a single word. In the Startup type pulldown, set it to Automatic.

Microsoft OneDrive on Windows 10 seems to follow a different update schedule from the rest of the OS. In other things my Windows works perfectly, so I don't want to reinstall it. Make sure you have typed the name correctly and then try again. this page Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build.

Sol: Boot using Windows Setup CD and enter into "Recovery Console" by pressing "R". I have forgotten my Administrator account password in Windows. How to recover lost Mozilla Firefox web browser bookmarks? 19. I can attach screenshots, but only on Russian language...

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 Defaults loaded" error message at system startup. 14. How can I get them back? And yet when I type it into search it shows up in 5 PLACEs on the C drive!!!!

it and forget about reinstalling help & Support. Now click on "xxxx.default" folder (where xxxx will be random numbers and characters). Now open C:\ drive and remove the READ-ONLY attribute of "BOOT.INI" file from its Properties. Its set to 30 seconds and I want to change it.

It seems some hardware or incompatible driver problem. @Sanjeeb kumar Unfortunately you'll have to set the close lid option to do nothing. Thanks.