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Swap file size by William Lurie
I think I need to increase size of swap file. I have a monstrous file (apparently greater than 1 GB) to download and it is taking intolerably long. Using XP...
September 2nd 10 10:53 PM
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Can't install .NET Framework by jkneese
Have tried numerous times to install .NET Framework, both versions 1.1 and 2.0 and always get one or more errors. Even tried turning off anti-virus and...
August 31st 10 07:57 PM
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Sound Volume - Windows Sounds vs Music by croy
On this XP box, when doing data-entry, I really need the system sounds to notify me when I make a mistake that would normally cause a sound to notify me. I...
August 31st 10 01:34 AM
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Security warning malware by Robert
My computer was hit with a security warning malware today. This according to searching this group. I am a novice with this sort of thing. Now I get a...
August 23rd 10 12:28 PM
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Folder configurations by JimL[_5_]
XP Pro, SP3, updated today. Running mobile XP package on ThinkPad T60p. (I had one utility that said I had SP4!) I always keep "Show Common Tasks" turned...
August 23rd 10 07:18 AM
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windows system error by mp[_2_]
Lately I've been getting a little dialog pop up by the task tray saying, "windows system error - duplicate name on network" there is no network, this is my...
August 22nd 10 01:57 AM
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MS search function horrible by Brainless_in_Boston
I KNOW I'm not the only one with this opinion about how crappy the MS search function is. I have used MS products for a very long time & since Win 3.1 they...
August 16th 10 12:32 PM
by Don Schmidt Go to last post
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OT - Monitor question by jkneese
I figure someone on this forum will have the answer. If not, can you point me to a more appropriate forum. My 19-inch CRT monitor is on it's last legs and I...
August 15th 10 06:10 PM
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boot drive help by timOleary
my c drive reportedit was unable to load hive files, and will no longer boot. as soon as the PC opens the Windows XP spash screen the PC restarts POST So I...
August 14th 10 02:11 PM
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Windows Update has changed by William Lurie
I don't want Windows Update ever to install anything except when I have already reviewed and accepted it. Overnight last night it decided to do a bunch of...
August 13th 10 12:17 AM
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NUID CD alert window by Don Schmidt
Recently I've been getting at boot up an announcement that states, The file nuidfltr.sys on NUID CD is needed. I have no idea if this file is needed nor...
August 12th 10 12:48 PM
by Don Phillipson[_4_] Go to last post
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Trusted Site Warning - How do I get rid of it? by Joel L (Pan out the gold)
I frequently access a site I've added to my "Trusted Site" list. Once in that site, I select the "Research" tab and get the following Windows (XP Professional)...
August 10th 10 01:58 PM
by Roy Smith[_6_] Go to last post
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Traffic by artifo
Very little traffic - postings - on "Basics". The last few weeks. Could be the server is dropping many posts? RobF
August 10th 10 01:37 PM
by Clan D. Estin Go to last post
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How to get rid off Automatic Update remainder systray icon? by Jack
Hello, I have turned off automatic updates after I had very bad experience with them (my Windows froze and I had to reinstall it again -- it...
August 10th 10 10:06 AM
by Tiddlywink Go to last post
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Access Denied Error by William Lurie
My XP-Home-SP3 system recently developed the habit of giving an error pane during Start Up. I click to close it but I'd like to avoid it. I don't think I did...
August 9th 10 01:45 AM
by William Lurie Go to last post
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how to revive my drive by timOleary
Windows XP pro WD SATA hdd One day when I attempted to start my PC, it shut itself off. Retried to start in safe mode and screen went black and...
August 8th 10 07:24 PM
by philo[_3_] Go to last post
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How do i remove all traces of microsoft security essentials from windows xp? by pirataye
So I had microsoft security essentials then i uninstalled and it still appears in the security center. I ran registry cleaners, and dug through the computer...
August 4th 10 09:32 AM
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Can't install WIn XP SP3 from USB by Andrey
I've got USB with DOS, Ubuntu on Host, two FAT32 partitions, one is marked as bootable. Bootable usb is created according to this...
August 4th 10 09:16 AM
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Can't update by Ron Patterson
Just purchased a refurbished Dell laptop thru a third party vendor who is no help at all with this problem. It has Win XP installed. I have...
August 2nd 10 04:45 PM
by Don Phillipson[_4_] Go to last post
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E-mail group by Robert
Does anyone know of a good newsgroup about e-mailing in general?
July 28th 10 05:30 PM
by Do Dah Zippity Go to last post
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