Archive for the ‘windows 7’ Category

oleaut32.dll and crashing some services and explorer on Windows 7

Thursday, September 10th, 2009

For whatever reason my oleaut32.dll got broken on my Windows 7 installation. The final fix (after approx. 4h investigation) is

sfc /scannow

Three Mobile Broadband in UK (England) without using the Dongle/Modem on Windows 7 with Dell built-in HSDPA Modem

Monday, September 7th, 2009

APN: three.co.uk
Username: guest
Password: guest

Get the voucher at one of their stores - you can pay with a non-uk credit card.

Windows 7 on Dell XPS Gen2

Monday, August 24th, 2009

For SigmaTel C-Major Audio driver use this driver (found here)

For the graphic card (Geforce 6800 Ultra in my case), I open the device manager and just chose it from the list. Afterwards Windows Update asked me to download the update.

For the touch pad I used this

Latitude XT2 and Windows 7

Saturday, January 24th, 2009

Based on the release of the manual the most interesting question is: will the multi touch features work in Windows 7?

Update: Thanks to a comment I found the beta package over at n-trig.

BUT it doesn't support 64bit and no pen support (=no Math Input Panel!!!)