Microsoft Windows Vista Business Edition for PC - Answered Questions & Fixed issues


Update Media Player On Windows Update........

Then Download DVD PLAYBACK CODEC / CODEC PACKS for Your Particular Windows Media Player Version Directly from Microsoft.

Also Be sure that you have a DVD Optical Drive , Not Just CD.

Microsoft... | Answered on Nov 28, 2019 | 125 views


Go to the control panel, run 'add remove programs' and uninstall firefox from there. Then re-install firefox.

Microsoft... | Answered on Oct 17, 2019 | 1,166 views


Hello, I thought Vista was retired some time ago through being a little unreliable. Now as far as Windows XP even though it was an old favorite there is no comparison in what it did and Windows 10, I have both a Surface Pro 4 tablet computer and a desktop both have Windows 10. I do wonder why people stay with even XP as it is not supported by Microsoft now and that in itself is a great risk. Thanks.

Microsoft... | Answered on Nov 13, 2017 | 622 views


you can genuine your pc by downloading windows genuine maker for vista from google just type windows genuine maker for vista enjoy

Microsoft... | Answered on Mar 04, 2016 | 472 views


It will not provide you cause of serial numbers or any link of keygen.

Microsoft... | Answered on Oct 26, 2015 | 4,251 views


These instructions apply If you have "Adobe Acrobat Reader" installed, not if you have the paid for, full suite "Adobe Acrobat".

1. Completely uninstal "Adobe Acrobat Reader"
more details (troubleshooting):
https://forums.adobe.com/thread/755658
2. Reinstall (if you so choose) "Adobe Acrobat Reader"
http://get.adobe.com/reader/
or use an alternative (less bloated) PDF-reader:
http://www.tracker-software.com/product/pdf-xchange-viewer

Microsoft... | Answered on Feb 16, 2015 | 171 views


http://www.lolametro.de/en/windows-iso-download-links/ will have the Vista CD in a Wim form. The Business edition, and all other editons, are all on a single image but you have to research how to create an iso of the version you want out of the Wim provided.

http://downloadsnfix.blogspot.com/2012/08/microsoft-windows-vista-official-iso.html will give you some instructions on creating a boot disk or usb device.

and finally, this sight has more detail

https://answers.yahoo.com/question/index?qid=20121201184846AAy3nlq

Now, having said that, remember if you are going to create and use a DVD of Windows Vista for Business you must have a legal COA (license key) and it must be used under the right licensing agreement. In general that means you can't use just any key from any place you happen to get it. You must use a unique key ... usually one that nobody else is using... and it must be for the type of system (brand make and model) for which it was sold. It is technically possible to sometimes ignore these rules, but not ethically possible. Just a reminder that software piracy is stealing.

good luck

Microsoft... | Answered on Dec 18, 2014 | 134 views


Corrupted profile probably. Using your vista disk, boot up and choose repair my computer (pushing F8 instead of using the disk might work, can't remember right now)

Going from memory here so forgive me if i miss a step but you can skip automatically check for errors and go straight to SYSTEM RESTORE. Choose a point a day or two ago and let it do it's thing. Once done (even if it says failed) reboot and try to log in again.

If that still doesn't work repeat the system restore process and choose a further back date. Repeat this as needed.

Microsoft... | Answered on Sep 17, 2014 | 65 views


Login as Administrator and try resetting your password.

Microsoft... | Answered on Sep 15, 2014 | 60 views


This sounds like a failed update. Restart the computer and hit either F2 or F8 or possibly Tab or Delete once the splash screen comes up. This should give you a windows startup option for safe mode. Click Safe Mode with Networking and let the computer startup. This will bypass all current startup items and possible problematic services. Login and start up Task Manager. View startup items and look to see if anything is starting up that says "Windows Update" or if anything else stands out that shouldn't be there. Names that are random garbled letters, etc. Disable these for normal startup. Now click on control panel under start menu and go to windows update and see if any updates failed to install. If they did, disable install automatically in windows update.

After this go to "run" and type in msconfig. Click normal startup, hit apply, when the message that says "restart computer" pops up click yes and let it restart the computer normally.

Microsoft... | Answered on Sep 16, 2014 | 86 views


http://pcsupport.about.com/od/toolsofthetrade/ss/ophcracksbs.htm you can use other software like isoburn or imgburn usually to make a bootable usb if you use that program probably or windows password reset. I have done it before and just boot to usb by pressing f12 or whatever function key gets you to your boot options. If you want you could also change boot device order in bios settings but then you need to change them back after, so its more steps than necessary. I personally haven't used ophcrack but I'm sure it works similarly to the other password recovery software. Hope this helps. Good luck!

Microsoft... | Answered on Jul 27, 2014 | 50 views


you need to change the burn setting. there is 2 settings and you have it on the wrong setting you have it locked to pc's only. in burn setting there is a set of boxes cannot remember the exact wording but you want the one that says works on cd players etc.

Microsoft... | Answered on Mar 11, 2014 | 71 views


try to reset the password by clicking on "Forgot your Password".

Microsoft... | Answered on Dec 01, 2013 | 66 views


You can buy it. :) or use Windows 7 (also buy it), it's better, but if you want a touch compatible (very, very good with touch PC) - Windows 8!! ;)
Hope this answered your question, glad to help!

Microsoft... | Answered on Mar 11, 2013 | 188 views


Update your Adobe flash player software to the latest version:
http://get.adobe.com/flashplayer/

If that doesn't fix it you might have some viruses and malware.

Start your PC and press F8 several times until the boot menu comes up. Then select "Safe Mode with Networking". Now get some or ALL of the FREE programs below.

Download, Install and Run Malwarebytes Anti-Malware:
http://majorgeeks.com/download.php?det=5756
When Installing choose the non-pro version.

Download, Unzip, Install and Run TDSSKiller:
http://majorgeeks.com/Kaspersky_TDSSKiller_d6895.html

Download, Install and Run Super Anti-Spyware:
http://majorgeeks.com/SUPERAntiSpyware_d5116.html

If you have an outdated Anti-virus program then Download, Install and Run Avira Anti-Virus:
http://majorgeeks.com/Avira_AntiVir_Personal_-_FREE_Antivirus_d955.html
Make sure to select ALL of the "threat categories" when you install or configure Avira...

You should be in pretty good shape if you run and install all of these programs.

Microsoft... | Answered on Jun 27, 2012 | 45 views


You have to proxy or vpn around it, the sonic wall could be looking out for those things that. A simple way is to install logmein on your home comp. Connect to it and surf the web from there.

Microsoft... | Answered on Jul 22, 2011 | 219 views


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Microsoft... | Answered on Feb 26, 2011 | 127 views


this is the problem for corrupt your windows serial key which contain your registry editor. you can repair your windows then it becomes ok.

Microsoft... | Answered on Oct 26, 2010 | 660 views


Read this Thread, HERE.

Microsoft... | Answered on Oct 14, 2010 | 245 views

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