When trying to convert a physical machine to a virtual one, you may receive the following error after authentication : unable to obtain hardware for the selected machine.
Category Archive: Windows
May 11 2015
If you are trying to install HP 1320 printer connected to Windows XP on a network PC with Windows 7 64 bit, you will need a suitable driver.
Dec 22 2014
After buying a new mouse, a Microsoft Sculpt Bluetooth Mouse, and connecting it to my Lenovo E440 laptop, i noticed random disconnects a few times a day. These were not normal, the mouse was not working even after a button click. Windows event viewer message : Bluetooth HID device either went out of range or became unresponsive.
Dec 03 2014
I received a computer that was opening ads after loading webpages. The browsers (Chrome and IE) were redirecting to adfoc.us page. The computer was recently reinstalled with Windows 7 and had Microsoft Security Essentials installed. The owner was for a few days in Italy and returned home (in Romania) with this problem. The strange thing …
Nov 09 2014
I have a Lenovo ThinkPad X200s that has received a SSD instead of it’s 250GB HDD. After reinstalling Windows 7 PRO x64, the integrated camera was not detected by Skype or Yahoo Messenger. After checking BIOS settings and verifing that the camera is enabled i decided to update the BIOS.
Jul 22 2014
I’ve noticed that my Lenovo E440 laptop was slow. Specs : CPU : Intel Core i7-4702MQ (2.2 GHz, 1600MHz, 6MB) GPU : nVidia GeForce GT 740M 2GB DDR3 RAM : 8GB DDR3 1600MHz (2*4GB) HDD : Corsair LS 240GB SSD SATA3 WLAN : Intel 7260 b/g/n OS : Windows 8.1 PRO x64