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Live File System Will Not Save File


Live file system will not save file!Windows 7 and udf will copy several files and then you get to the last file which is 700 meg and the space free bar under the dvd rw drive shows 1. 2 gig left. The copy starts and runs till about 350 meg left then it slows down all the way to 17 kbs and also till 10 k was left on the dvd. By this time about 5 hrs have gone by and the copy window has showed 1 hr left for 3 hrs. The cancel button won't work task manager when used will crash the system. You can force a shut down but then you have to reactivate norton with your purchase code. A search of the internet for me was no help at all.

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Live File System Burning Problem

I had a problem with windows 7 home premium & live file system burning. Slow burning and reduced dvd disc capacity - see orig post below. This is not an uncommon problem and is windows 7 related - it is a universal disk format file system driver issue. There is a hotfix available - http://support.microsoft.com/kb/975617. See issue 3. It worked.

"I burn slowly at 500k and approx. 1gb will "fill" a 4. 7gb dvd. I've updated drivers, bios, motherboard chipset drivers, burner firmware and installed a new burner. Nero burns fine as does a mastering burn. Dvd+r & dvd-r discs are affected. Dvd-rw burn fast and with no problems. I have done a clean install of windows 7 and applied updates, yet i have the same problem. There is no av or other software running - just windows 7. All drivers are windows certified afaik. No usb devices either.

If i do a clean install of vista sp2 business on the same machine, there is no problem and i can burn live file system dvd discs on any media at >3mb/sec and get full disc capacity. So it's definitely windows 7 related. "


Posted On: 2010-01-20 . View Related Posts . . View 6 Replies .

Save As File Locations

Often when saving a file, a window pops up with several, what appear to be random, file locations listing where the file can be saved. Some of the locations are actually internet sights. I, always want to save the files to a folder on the hard drive of my computer, usually in the documents folder or a sub-folder. The list of available locations is getting longer and it's hard to find the documents folder in this list. How can i delete all the locations, especially the internet locations, and keep this drop down list manageable?

Posted On: 2010-04-29 . View Related Posts . . View 2 Replies .

Saving File To Last Save Location

In xp when i would "save as" a file ie. A pic from the web, the next time i would "save as" it would go to last location that i saved. Can this be done in windows 7 x64, if so how? It has done this but stopped not sure why?

Posted On: 2010-02-09 . View Related Posts . . View 2 Replies .

Unable To Save File To Remote Server

My site is hosted on a server with frontpage extensions installed. As such, i can edit my html files directly on the server, but also i have been able to open excel files that are located on the server, update them and then save them directly to the server itself. That was when i used windows xp.

Within windows xp i had added my site via 'my network places' and so could open the xls files within the 'open' dialogue box in excel (2007), click on 'my network places' and then double-click my site and login to view the xls files that i want to edit.

Since i have switched to windows 7, i find that i can no longer do this. I have added my site as a 'network location' in windows 7, but if i log into my site either via windows explorer or within excel, there are no files listed - it is just blank. I can open a file in excel if i type in the exact url address for it in the 'open' dialogue box, but when i try to save it, i find that i cannot save it to the server - the error message is "document not saved".

I really don't want to go back to windows xp, so is there a way to restore the functionality that i had in xp - editing and saving excel files to my server - within windows 7?


Posted On: 2010-05-27 . View Related Posts . . View 2 Replies .

Downloading Issues / Save Or Open The File Message

Okay, i first noticed this issue when i was playing team fortress. Whenever you enter a server you'll be presented with a server message, which is a html page with-in the program (from my understanding). But when my computer is about to load the server message it minimizes and i get a message saying if i want to save or open the file, if i click open it will open in my browser and the in game window will be blank. Its happened to a few other programs as well, for instance when installing a program the eula will come up as a html doc within the installed and i have to scroll to accept, however it again asks me to open or save, if i open it will open in a browser.

The last place i noticed it was in outlook, whenever i get new mail, instead of doing the normal thing outlook does with mail it asks me if i want to save the file it's receiving. At first i thought my temp folder was full, cleaned it and i still get the issue. Its really limiting what i can do on my computer, could anyone help?


Posted On: 2010-06-10 . View Related Posts . . View 2 Replies .

You Don't Have Permission Warning When Save File To C: Drive

I need to save a file to my c: drive and i am using windows 7. I know how it is not a good idea to save files to your c: drive, i just need to know how to do it. I have tried taking ownership of the drive and lowered the uac all the way, and i still get the 'you don't have permission' warning.

Posted On: 2009-12-11 . View Related Posts . . View 2 Replies .

Cannot Save Video File Through Media Player Classic Menu

As i used windows xp & vista before i used the windows media player on both system so many time and familiar to all the features. One os the feature is lets say i am watch a video from my flash drive through wmp and now i save it to my pc. I just click on file and save as. But on windows 7 the media player doesn't give me that option. After i play video on wmp it doesn't show the classic menu at all even though its not on full screen. So please help me.

Posted On: 2010-04-22 . View Related Posts . . View 2 Replies .

Live Mail Prohibited File Types

I am unable to download received pics. In live mail. The pics are included in the main body of the message but i cannot access them . I get a warning -in red - that reads "prohibited file type. This message contains an attachment whose file type is considered dangerous. This file has been deactivated. "The files in question are gif and jpg files - not included in the unsupported files list ( get help ) apart from any firewall included in win 7, i run avg, which does not recommend switching of e. Mail filtering.

Posted On: 2010-06-22 . View Related Posts . . View 3 Replies .

Win 7 Live Email Does Not Recognized .pps File

Windows 7 live email does not recognized a . Pps file. The default program works if the . Pps file is saved to windows 7 system. What do i need to set in windows 7 live to make this connection? I use windows 7 live email. I can process . Pps  files successfully is they are stored or copied onto my system. The "default" program has been set to microsoft office power point and when i click on a . Pps file the power point presentation is accessed.

If i try to access a . Pps file that is embedded in an email i get a message that there is no program associated with the file type and i shipbuild set the default for the file type. Any one have a solution to this problem? 


Posted On: 2010-05-05 . View Related Posts . . View 2 Replies .

Pdf File Association Not Found In Live Mail

If a message received in live mail on a windows 7 home premium 64 bit machine contains a pdf file attachment, that attachment cannot be opened from live mail. Word file attachments and others can be opened.

When the attempt to open the pdf file attachment is made, the message informs that "this file does not have a program associated with it for performing this action. " If the file is saved to the local computer, it can be opened normally, as the file association is correct. This is confirmed by typing assoc .pdf in a command window and receiving the response ".pdf=acroexch.document". How can opening pdf documents from live mail be accomplished without saving them first.


Posted On: 2010-04-04 . View Related Posts . . View 10 Replies .

Live Mail - Importing Messages From .pst File

I recently purchased a new computer which runs windows 7. My email program is windows live mail.

My old computer had windows xp, and i used outlook as my email program. I saved all my email messages from outlook (old computer) into a ". Pst" file on an external hard drive, before wiping my old computer's hard drive clean. I need help transferring (or extracting) my messages from my . Pst file, into windows live mail (new computer).

So, to summarize:
1. Old outlook email messages stored in a . Pst folder in an external hard drive
2. New computer runs windows 7, and email program is windows live mail
3. I want to transfer my old emails (stored in . Pst file) into my new computer.

How can i accomplish this task?


Posted On: 2010-01-02 . View Related Posts . . View 4 Replies .

Error Code - 2 - System Cannot Find The File Specified

Error copying to external drive: error code 2 "system cannot find the file specified" i've been trying to perform a mirror style backup to my external drive of everything in c:users. First of all i tried using robocopy (my preferred tool) with the command line running as administrator and that failed after copying a few hundred files. It came up with error code 2, system cannot find the file specified. I used robocopy c:users h:ackup_win7 /b /m /e /dcopy:t /r:0 /xj

I then tried using the freeware tool fbackup, this also managed to copy a few hundred files before getting stuck in the same way (at a different point).

Finally, i tried picking one set of folders (pictures) and doing a manual copy/paste into the destination directory, this also failed after copying a few hundred files with an error about not finding the file.

The actual files it fails on are nothing special, just regular jpg. If i create a simple test.txt on the drive it works fine. The problem only seems to occur with large numbers of files being copied and where it actually fails seems to depend on which tool i use to copy the files.

Each time this problem occurs my system goes into meltdown with massive cpu usage and then windows won't let me dismount the drive as it insists something is still trying to do something with it.

The only way out is to restart the computer. I've tried running chkdsk /r on the external drive (a seagate freeagent 1tb drive via usb 2) and no errors were found. The drive in question worked perfectly with xp sp3 for several months and has no problems reading from files in windows 7, just this writing issue. I've also tried turning off all services with msconfig, but that just meant that the external drive wouldn't mount at all.

My system is an athlon 64 x2 5600+ running at 2. 9ghz, with 4gb of ddr2 800 on a msi k9n v3 motherboard and an nvidia 8500 gt graphics card. The source disk is a 300gb hitachi sata drive. Overall system performance (aside from this issue) seems very good. I'm using windows 7 ultimate 64 bit, installed from a clean install after xp was previously on the disk.


Posted On: 2010-01-21 . View Related Posts . . View 5 Replies .

Delete File In System Volume Information

I had a hardware failure last week, which resulted in a new installation of windows 7. However i'm left with a 220gb file in system volume information on a storage drive.

I'd like to delete it, but i don't have permission, nor do i seem to be able to give myself permission to do it.

It's likely the result of a previous backup - however i have subsequently changed my backup procedure and i'm absolutely sure that this does not contain any data that i would like preserved.

Given that it's such a large file, i want it gone.


Posted On: 2010-01-02 . View Related Posts . . View 4 Replies .

System Cannot Find The Path Specified When Download A File

Unable to create or save new files in the folder in which this application was downloaded. I have tried following the instructions but somehow am not getting anywhere - i keep getting an error message the system cannot find the path specified. Can anyone help me out of this predicament?

Posted On: 2010-01-09 . View Related Posts . . View 4 Replies .

Bootmgr File Is Corrupt System Cannot Boot

I have purchased a laptop of acer aspire5545 with compatibility of x64 bit windows with which i got drivers cd only. I had installed windows7 on it and start working. After some time when i shutdown it and restart it start giving error that boot mgr file is corrupt. I shutdown it and after 5or6 hours i again restart it , it starts booting. From that day i am facing that problem. So i gone to service center, they are saying there is no problem, and gave it back. That time it works for two-three hours. Now again it is giving same problem.

I tried to format my system with windows 7 but it gives same problem
I tried tio install windows xp but system hangs

Again and again it is giving me same problem and after sometime it starts working after shutdown and restart it again gives problem. Now please can you suggest me how can i solve this problem. And whether it is hardware problem or not.


Posted On: 2010-03-19 . View Related Posts . . View 5 Replies .

Live Movie Maker Project File Loses Slides

I opened a windows live movie maker project file and it suddenly loses slides and/or videos and loses maybe 3-5 minutes. If i click on a title or caption and make a simple change, then click the 'undo' button, the missing minutes, etc are restored, but all the captions are misaligned and can only be realigned by painstakingly moving each caption. In an experiment tonight, using a copy on another drive, i had to 'find' the slides to get images to appear. All was fine until i located a video. That's when the file lost minutes. What's going on?

Posted On: 2010-06-19 . View Related Posts . . View 2 Replies .

Media Player Cannot Play File, File Type Or Codec Not Supported

This is a new computer, win med player will not play vid i imported from my camera. Even sample video will not play.

Posted On: 2010-01-20 . View Related Posts . . View 2 Replies .

System File Error - Cannot Read The Source Or Disk

System file error "cannot read the source or disk" on a memory card pro duo stick.system file error 635535 and i also need help with the pro duo that keeps freezing on me whenever i want to delete something it says it cant because it can't read the source or disk please help me. I cannot delete nor copy nor format the stick i tried everything.

Posted On: 2010-05-26 . View Related Posts . . View 2 Replies .

Hard Drive With Raw File System / Format

External hard drive file format is raw and not ntfs. How can i get windows 7 to read raw hard drives without having to format the hard drive due to important work on it? I have put the hard drive onto a xp and vista machine and can read the hard drive but not with windows 7.

Posted On: 2009-12-08 . View Related Posts . . View 8 Replies .

How To Move Programs Back From Windows.old File To Os System ?

I recently had microsoft 7 upgrade installed from a clean boot. The tech stored all of my old programs in a windows. Old file. How do i move these programs back to the os system so i can use them. Old programs saved from a clean boot m7

Posted On: 2009-11-22 . View Related Posts . . View 5 Replies .

How To Convert Batch File (.txt) To Ms Dos File ?

Windows 7 notebook. How do i convert a short batch file (.txt) to an ms-dos file. In windows xp i could change it by using 'file type'.

Posted On: 2010-02-10 . View Related Posts . . View 2 Replies .

Win 7 64 Bit Does Not Recognize File System On Sata Raid

Windows 7 64 bit ultimate (installed on single ide drive) does not recognize file system on sata raid pairs set up previously with xp. I recently upgraded to windows 7 64 bit ulitimate using a (single) ide drive. I also have two sata raid pairs on my pc, one mirrored, one striped. I installed drivers (asus m2a-vm_hdmi mobo) that enabled w7 to recognize the drives, but as far as w7 is concerned, they're brand new blank drives that need formatting - and both pairs have data that i do not want to lose.

When i double click a raid drive icon through explorer, w7 tells me i need to format the drives, when i decline, i get a "x: is not accesbile. The volume does not contain a recognized file system. Please make sure that all required file system drivers are loaded and that the volume is not corrupted" error.

How do i get access to the files on these drives through w7?


Posted On: 2009-12-13 . View Related Posts . . View 10 Replies .

Usb Flash Drive Error - Volume Does Not Contain Recognized File System

I plugged in my usb flash drive into a computer using windows 7. It always prompts me to scan and fix or cancel. I canceled every time, but i got annoyed with it popping up every time, so i told it to scan and fix. A loading screen came up so i patiently waited. After completion it asks to format my usb flash drive. I can't format it though because i have homework files and all my other personal files on there. So i canceled the format, but every time i plug it into my computer it asks t format it. I even plugged it into a computer running on windows xp and it wanted to format it.

When i try to run it without formatting it it says, "e: is not accessible. The volume does not contain a recognized file system. Please make sure that all required file system drivers are loaded and that the volume is not corrupted. " My question is, what did windows 7 do to my flash drive and how do i recover my data?


Posted On: 2010-05-31 . View Related Posts . . View 2 Replies .

User Sets File Association Now System Restore Doesn't Work

On a brand new laptop the user copied some word files over, and they opened on the new computer just fine. Then they copied some more .doc files and they could not open them, so (they claim) they choose word as the default file association (which is fine, except it should not have prompted for that in the first place). After that all the word document shortcuts they created on the desktop changed to a shortcut with ie's 'e' symbol - clicking them flashes up a screen that instantly goes away (ie i assume) and ie's download file dialog then opens.

Further, an attempt to open ie acts the same way. Worse, running system restore does the same thing - flash, then ie files downloaded dialog - asking if i want to open one of the files listed (which are the . Lnk files to the word documents on the desktop). So short of doing a full system restore, and also short of manually copying the registry files from the last restore point (which i'm not sure is even possible on a windows 7 drive) what can i do to resolve this mess?


Posted On: 2012-08-13 . View Related Posts . . View 6 Replies .

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I work with an application that packages files into "zipped folders" (yeah, just zip files), but uses a different file extension. It works exactly like . Gadget (windows gadgets) and . Themepack (windows themes) files work: you can rename them to .zip and open them with the zip viewer.

I want to skip the step of renaming it each time. I want to just associate the files with the zip viewer. In fact i don't need to associate it, just open-with a single time: i know if i can do it once, it will always be an available option on the right-click context menu of the files.

But i can't find which program is associated with zip files. I tried searching the system-32 folder.


Posted On: 2010-01-09 . View Related Posts . . View 6 Replies .

Cannot Save Changes On Live Movie Maker

I have windows movie maker. When i save a movie and name it, and try to close out the window, it asks me if i want to save changes. I can't 'not' save changes, but when i do, and rename, somehow, several videos go into one video. I save, then name and when i try to close out, it has that pop up asking me if i want to save changes. If i cancel or say no, it comes back, so i change. Does someone understand what i'm doing wrong?

Posted On: 2010-05-07 . View Related Posts . . View 2 Replies .

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Posted On: 2010-01-05 . View Related Posts . . View 3 Replies .

System Pause After Start Up From Power Save Mode

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Posted On: 2010-02-27 . View Related Posts . . View 2 Replies .

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Posted On: 2010-04-03 . View Related Posts . . View 7 Replies .