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Connectify Hotspot_'Start Service' Not working

  1. #1

    Posts : 3
    Windows 8.1

    Connectify Hotspot_'Start Service' Not working

    Hello folks,

    I am using Connectify Hotspot v8.0.0.30686 on Windows 8.1

    Problem is it worked like a charm on Windows 8 but when I upgraded to 8.1 it started showing problems.

    When I run the application shortcut it starts the main UI.

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    After that I have to click one more button 'Start Service' ( I never had to click this button on Windows 8, I thought this was new feature on Windows 8.1)

    When I click on 'Start Service' it opens up new window and starts processing for the same.

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    It is then supposed to show 'Start Hotspot', However it doesn't.

    It just keeps on processing for 'Start Service' and I am unable to use the whole software!

    I tried uninstalling and reinstalling multiple times, but it didn't work.

    I also tried to generate logs but I am unable to do that as well.

    There is one more problem to my Windows 8.1, I am of the opinion that the main problem is with my Windows 8.1; I'd like all of you experts to go to the link

    I request all the viewers and experts to help me solve this problem.

    Thank you very much for your help, I appreciate that.

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  2. #2

    Posts : 1,950
    windows 8.1 Update 1 Pro 64bit

    Crack version!!!
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  3. #3

    Posts : 3
    Windows 8.1

    Quote Originally Posted by Nuccii View Post
    Crack version!!!
    I couldn't understand.

    Can you please provide me solution?

    The problem with Windows 8.1 and other softwares like Connectify, make me feel like rolling back to Windows 7.

    Please help me!
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  4. #4

    Posts : 3
    Windows 8.1

    Nitro, Adobe and IDM not working on Windows 8.1

    Every time I try to launch a program, it gives me error as shown above in title. This problem started after upgrading to 8.1 from 8.
    Following are the programmes for which the problem persists:

    1. Nitro PDF Pro v9.5.1.5
    2. Adobe Reader v11.0.07
    3. Internet Download Manager v6.21 Build 1
    4. Connectify Hotspot Pro v8.0.0.30686
    5. Malwarebytes Anti-Malware Pro v2.0.1.1004

    I don't understand what is causing the problem; However, I've found a workaround i.e. to rename a file in C drive e.g. I go to "C:\Program Files\Nitro\Pro 9" and rename the application file. By doing this I can run the software for a while but it doesn't work after a week's time.

    Day by day I'm inclining towards rolling back to Windows 7. I'm annexing 2 screenshots for supporting my problem. Please refer to them.

    Experts please look into this and help me out of this!

    PS.: Just out of curiosity, why would this problem even occur in the first place? Did something went wrong while I was installing Windows 8 or while updating to Windows 8.1 ?
    PPS.: In addition to above problem my PC frequently shows Blue Screen with a smiley showing MEMORY_MANAGEMENT ERROR. I checked for 'Windows Update and Recovery'; it didn't help. This might help you diagnose my problem more accurately.

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    Thank you very much for helping me
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