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1) You're such an XP fan, but you couldn't make a simple FREE phone call to re-activate? Sounds like you didn't buy your copy to begin with to me.
2) Your CCC issues are more than likely user error. Have you ran the installation package as administrator? Are you sure you're using the correct drivers?
3) Why would you ruin Windows 7 by attempting to force it to look 10 years older?
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Just entering the number in my phone and pressing the green button costs me 20p.... which is 2 texts..
Anyway's please stop trying to prove me wrong, I need answers not arguments.
lol
Make the call then... last time for me was less than 2 minutes.

You too tight for 40p?
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1) You're such an XP fan, but you couldn't make a simple FREE phone call to re-activate? Sounds like you didn't buy your copy to begin with to me.

2) Your CCC issues are more than likely user error. Have you ran the installation package as administrator? Are you sure you're using the correct drivers?
3) Why would you ruin Windows 7 by attempting to force it to look 10 years older?
>..< mate, im telling you, it costs me..
yes I am a fan on XP because it taught me mostly what I know about computers.
I bought my copy of "Windows XP Professional x64 Edition" from the local internet cafe for £59.99. with the plastic sealing around it.

I have tried running in administrator, no luck, it just loads a little bit then stops, I look in task manager and both the processes are there using 8mb RAM put together.

Because I like XP's look. (call me wierd..)
    
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lol
Make the call then... last time for me was less than 2 minutes.

You too tight for 40p?
Yes, I am to tight for 40p because its not 20p a minute, its 20p just to make the call :| then its £1.25* after each minute, I dont get credit that often.. I only have 70p left :/
    
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>..< mate, im telling you, it costs me..
yes I am a fan on XP because it taught me mostly what I know about computers.
I bought my copy of "Windows XP Professional x64 Edition" from the local internet cafe for £59.99. with the plastic sealing around it.

I have tried running in administrator, no luck, it just loads a little bit then stops, I look in task manager and both the processes are there using 8mb RAM put together.

Because I like XP's look. (call me wierd..)
Then use somebody's house phone to make the call.

XP may have taught you what you know, but you know NOTHING if that's all you know about. XP is out, 7 is in. Deal with it.

It sounds to me like you're doing something incredibly wrong if the drivers aren't installing correctly. In the very least, they'll run and say unsupported hardware. Try using an older driver then, maybe try 10.10e? Or even 10.4 or something.

And yes, you are very weird. I learned computers on DOS, you don't see me trying to make 7 look like DOS do you?
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Then use somebody's house phone to make the call.

XP may have taught you what you know, but you know NOTHING if that's all you know about. XP is out, 7 is in. Deal with it.

It sounds to me like you're doing something incredibly wrong if the drivers aren't installing correctly. In the very least, they'll run and say unsupported hardware. Try using an older driver then, maybe try 10.10e? Or even 10.4 or something.

And yes, you are very weird. I learned computers on DOS, you don't see me trying to make 7 look like DOS do you?
okay, ive tried 10.10 and still, it thinks its there, but it doesnt open, ive even tried the driver that came on the CD i got with the card (because I throw nothing away).

Windows 7 DOS Edition, BRILLIANT! xD
    
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okay, ive tried 10.10 and still, it thinks its there, but it doesnt open, ive even tried the driver that came on the CD i got with the card (because I throw nothing away).
This may sound stupid, but when you download have you actually selected the Windows 7 driver, not the XP one?
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Hi JD UK here too Hereford with CCC it IS a pain to install, just did it yet again onmy two systems, when you put the CD in u come to a thing says INSTALL or UNINSTALL click uninstall it will show a list of installed CCC stuff, tick the LOT and uninstall. Dont restart, go into ALL folders in windows find ANYTHING AMD or ATI and delete them. If you cant delete go into safe mode n delete .

Run CCLEANER, reg cleaner too n backup reg with it.

It's a good idea to DISABLE the standard graphcs BEFORE u restart or when you install CCC it will prolly say currrent graphics driver not compatible with ccc, just run the CCC setup when you reboot. IT may take u a couple of attempts to do as u may leave some ATI stuff behind this ive found to be quite easy as it bloody installs bits all over the show!

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BTW thers 10.12 now u can download....

Look in the C: first, usually ATI stuff there. then in Prog files folder, then Prog files (x86),
Then USERS, DEFAULT, APPDATA that usually has some ati crap in too. Delete the lot...

Probably doing what some remove all install program would do.....

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Hi JD UK here too Hereford with CCC it IS a pain to install, just did it yet again onmy two systems, when you put the CD in u come to a thing says INSTALL or UNINSTALL click uninstall it will show a list of installed CCC stuff, tick the LOT and uninstall. Dont restart, go into ALL folders in windows find ANYTHING AMD or ATI and delete them. If you cant delete go into safe mode n delete .

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Chris
Thanks, ive done all of this, but it is still refusing to come up, I will reformat to Windows 7 64bit again today.
    
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