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Installing Numpy on Windows 7 / 8 with Python 2.7 (Unable to find vcvarsall.bat)

Installing Numpy is as easy as running the command below: pip install numpy However, If you don’t have a C/C++ compiler installed, you can get the following error while you are trying to install Numpy on Windows 7 or 8.1: … Continue reading

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Shrink/reduce size of WinSxS folder on Windows 7 and gain gigabytes of free space

WinSxS folder contains a copy of protected system files and DLLs. Windows Resource Protection mechanism checks the integrity of the protected system files periodically and  re-installs any protected file from this folder if its integrity could not be verified due … Continue reading

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How to kill or stop a process from command prompt in Windows 7

In order to kill a process in Windows 7, first you should get its process id. To get it from command prompt, type the following command; netstat -ao Instead of listing all processes, you can filter the process list by … Continue reading

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Freeze or stall while connected to virtual machines with Windows 2008 R2 or Windows 7 through console on VMware vSphere 4 client

On VMware vSphere client, while you are connected to virtual machines with Windows 2008 R2 or Windows 7 operating system using console connection, guest operating system can freeze or stall for a long period of time so that it doesn’t … Continue reading

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