SOLVED by F22 SimPilot on SevenForums.com
"On its face it sounds like a user account mess up.
Go to C:\Users\[your username]\Desktop and right click the desktop folder. Select Properties and chose the Security tab. Do you have full control?
Have any other issues in your profile? Corrupt User...
My install of Windows 7 Pro has become a nightmare for me.
I liked the way it worked but now I cannot deal with it.
The latest, I do not have permission to move or delete items from the Desktop.
I am the Administrator!
I do not want to get into the whys and wherefores, I just give up.
Is there a...
I would like to more to 8.1 as you describe your System running under.
Should I create a Clone and try and upgrade to 8.1 on it or just use my non Cloned system to upgrade.
Once upgraded, can / will you help me get to your Classic Shell version running like Windows 7?
I have several old Hard Drives from PC's I can no longer Boot from.
Is there a way to find and record the Activation Number without being able to Boot from their C: Drives?
Can I use a Hard Drive Dock of some sort and scan the Drive for the Activation Number with software?
I use the term...
A while back I did a W-7 to W-8.1 migration.
While I was doing it, I believe / think I remember being asked if I wanted to Migrate:
everything; the W-7 O/S, the Software Programs and the User Data.
Just W-7 O/S and the User Data
I am unsure of this one, if it exists.
What I would like to...