Category: Windows

Audio device is disabled – not fixed error

I’ve just spent a few hours trying to get a plantronics headset working on Windows 7. I’ve actually given up with that, but since doing so, my sound card completely stopped working with an error suggesting it could not find anything plugged into it. When running the windows diags, it told me – Audio device…


Hitman Pro and Combofix

I”ve fixed a lot of computers and laptops now with a couple of really great programs. I found one of them by word of mouth. It”s called Hitman Pro and I highly recommend it. You can download the program for free and run a 1 time scan. It doesn”t take long to scan your system…


WDS Deployment

Here are my notes for deplying Windows 7 machines through Server 2008 Windows Deployment Service. Firstly we need a reference machine. Insert your Windows 7 media into a reference machine and install windows as normal. When you get to the point where it asks you for the computer name, this is the point where you…