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How to find Microsoft Fixit

Note: Microsoft Fix it has been renamed Microsoft Easy fix. Open https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/2970908/how-to-use-microsoft-easy-fix-solutions and follow the instructions.

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How to prevent Windows 7 going into sleep mode

  1. Click: Start
  2. Click: Control Panel
  3. a. Click: System and Security (if Control Panel is set to: Category)
    b. Click: Change battery settings (if Control Panel is set to: Category)
    c. Click: Power Options (if Control Panel is set to: Icons)
  4. Click: Change plan settings (on whatever plan is currently selected)
  5. Select: Put the computer to sleep: [Never]
  6. Click: [Save changes]

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How to set up Windows XP Mode in Windows 7

  1. Download and install Windows XP Mode support files
  2. Download and install Virtual PC
  3. Configure Windows XP Mode
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How to create a system repair disc in Windows 7

Start with the blank DVD in the DVD writer.

  1. Click: Start
  2. Click: Control Panel
  3. a. Click: Back up your computer (if Control Panel is set to: category)
    b. Click: Backup and Restore (if Control Panel is set to: icons)
  4. Click: Create a system repair disc
  5. Click: Create disc
  6. Click the red X in the AutoPlay window.
  7. Click: [Close]
  8. Click: [OK]
  9. Remove the DVD and label it.

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