To keep Windows Installer from popping up, install and run Windows Installer Cleanup Utility. The download for the tool is available on the Microsoft website. Users are walked through the tool's setup by an installation wizard.Continue Reading
Programs that did not install properly can cause the Windows Installer to repeatedly pop up. The cleanup tool helps to fix corrupt registry keys, resolve problems that prevent programs from being installed, and resolves problems with uninstalling programs through the Control Panel.
The cleanup utility is available on Windows versions XP and up. It is strictly for resolving problems with Windows-based programs such as Microsoft Visual Studio.Learn more about Software
To repair corrupted files in the System32 directory in Windows 7, run the System File Checker utility via the Command Prompt, and perform a full scan. Once the scanning process completes, the utility should automatically repair the System32 directory by replacing the corrupted files with ones from the backup directory.Full Answer >
To make Windows 7 run faster, delete rarely-used programs, clean and defrag the hard drive, and turn off unnecessary visual effects. Restarting the computer frequently may also help speed things up, as can adding more memory to the system. If the previous suggestions aren't helping, run a good antivirus/spyware program, to ensure that the computer does not have any malicious programs bogging it down.Full Answer >
To download Notebook 11 for Windows, enter your product key on the SMART Technologies website. If the product key does not work or is not available, download the trial version of Notebook 11. This version requires a product key after 90 days.Full Answer >
Bill Gates and Paul Allen invented Microsoft Windows in 1983, and Windows 1.0 was ready for use by 1985. It was named "Windows" because the user was able to change between screens, similar to how would look out a different window.Full Answer >