We use cookies to provide you with a better experience. If you continue to use this site, we'll assume you're happy with this. Alternatively, click here to find out how to manage these cookies

hide cookie message
Contact Forum Editor

Send an email to our Forum Editor:


PLEASE NOTE: Your name is used only to let the Forum Editor know who sent the message. Both your name and email address will not be used for any other purpose.

Windows Help


It's free to register, to post a question or to start / join a discussion


 

Vista Basic to Windows 8 Pro


dickrikety

Likes # 0

I have changed O/S from Vista Basic to Windows 8 Pro via the download offer £24.99.Besides other issues such as lost programs that they dont warn you about I have a crackling sound on all audio output when I connect to the internet. The funny thing is that if I get a visual program such as Catchup TV via VGA to VGA on my telly or Youtube video on my laptop-if I minimise the picture the crackling disappears?. My laptop is now not supported from Fujisu Seimens as it is 5 years old and I cannot update drivers for free. I have tried everything I know being of limited technincal knowledge on computers. I have downloaded all Windows updates and spent hours on the thing. Any suggestions gratefully received. Richard

Like this post

Reply to this topic

This thread has been locked.



IDG UK Sites

Windows 9 release date, price, features: Windows 9 beta leaked ahead of 30 September unveiling

IDG UK Sites

Is Apple losing confidence in itself?

IDG UK Sites

How a London VFX studio is ditching desktop workstations for cloud-based creative power

IDG UK Sites

How (and where) to buy an iPhone 6 or iPhone 6 Plus in the UK. Plus: How to buy an iPhone 6 today