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Installing OS on hot swap drives by Paul
I'm getting some hot swap drives so that I can use different OS's on the same computer and understand I can use boot software to chose the OS I want to boot to...
December 5th 08 04:09 PM
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Deleting files from one directory that are not present in another by PhilHibbs
I'm trying to sync one directory with another. I've got an xcopy command that makes sure that files on the source are present on the target, but I also want to...
December 5th 08 03:34 PM
by Pegasus \(MVP\)[_2666_] Go to last post
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A Nero 7Windows XP Sofware Question by Frog
I received my computer in February of this year with Windows XP SP2 (now upgraded to SP3) and Nero 7 Premium loaded on it in support of the DVD/CD drive. I...
December 5th 08 03:30 PM
by Galen Somerville Go to last post
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Magic jack by littlegav18
I purchased this magic jack thing so i could get internet phone. however i can't get my home pc to recognize the usb device that i have to plug in for it to...
December 5th 08 02:31 PM
by Elmo Go to last post
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Need input on which NG to post SHARED FOLDER question by Phil
Hello, I have a question regarding setup of shared folders and am not sure which MS NG to post it in. I have a situation where I have setup two shared...
December 5th 08 01:46 PM
by Phil Go to last post
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defrag and scandisk by kramer12
My ms xp scandisk and defrag stopped working. MS Defrag said "disk defrag could not start" MS error checking said "unable to complete disk check." third party...
December 5th 08 12:45 PM
by Malke[_2_] Go to last post
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rename file tgrough bat file by Natalia
dear all, i have file 1.txt which i'd like to rename to 1_today_date. txt in bat file. For example today is 04.12.2008, i'd like to rename 1.txt to...
December 5th 08 11:41 AM
by Pegasus \(MVP\)[_2663_] Go to last post
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can't see a drive under a Limited account by yawnmoth
I plug a USB hard drive into my computer (running Windows XP) while I'm logged in under an Administrative account and don't have any problems what-so-ever. I...
December 5th 08 08:22 AM
by M.I.5 Go to last post
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Icons have Arrows!? by txgrl74
Hello, My desktop icons, and some of the other icons in differnt folders also have a stupid arrow in the left corner of the icon. I know the desktop icons...
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December 5th 08 06:42 AM
by fermsilineSen Go to last post
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windows xp set up locked by timothy parker
can anyone please help me i have a dell optiplex 755 my little brother got to it and i cant log on apparently they locked the system set up and i cant use...
December 5th 08 05:24 AM
by Mick Murphy Go to last post
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Save As Stuck in IE by Farhan[_2_]
Most of the times if i try to save a web page in IE it geos for some distance and then freezes. After canceling again and again only then it allows further...
December 5th 08 03:46 AM
by PA Bear [MS MVP] Go to last post
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Upgrading W2K Pro to XP Pro by W. eWatson
I think it's time to break away W2K. I see upgrades available on Amazon and elsewhere to SP2. Is SP2 really the latest? I'm sure this machine has the latest,...
December 5th 08 03:39 AM
by W. eWatson Go to last post
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add tv to pc (dual display) by Farhan[_2_]
how can i add a tv to my pc? what features/benefits i'll get? and what hardware to add? will i be able to watch cable on both - monitor and tv? -- Farhan
December 5th 08 03:08 AM
by IceMan Go to last post
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uninstall question by Jo-Anne[_3_]
When I tried to uninstall an ancient version of Apple QuickTime (version 5.x), I got the message from Microsoft that if I uninstall QuickTime system...
December 5th 08 02:48 AM
by Jo-Anne[_3_] Go to last post
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Security Center by Windows Neophyte
The Security Center icon no longer appears in Control Panet. How can I restore it?
December 5th 08 02:15 AM
by PA Bear [MS MVP] Go to last post
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MS OS Update files take up too much HD space by B David
Help please - My C:WINDOWS\INSTALLER directory uses 24.6 GB of HD space. The directory has 4,000+ objects (files and folders some from late 2005 thru...
December 5th 08 02:14 AM
by PA Bear [MS MVP] Go to last post
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Gettiing files from, System Restore by Starship
Is there a way i can extract files from system restore without resotring to last point? i deleted some sample files from a program webshots collection, they...
December 5th 08 01:54 AM
by Rich Barry Go to last post
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Startup problem - "cannot find hal.dll" error msg. in Windows XP P by TedM[_2_]
I'm having an error message that the boot up/startup of my Win XP Pro PC cannot find the "hal.dll" file and stops. I have researched about errors in...
December 5th 08 01:25 AM
by Kelly Go to last post
1 116
questions about the Security tab for a folders properties by yawnmoth
I right click on a folder, select Properties from the resultant menu, and click on the Security tab (I have Simple File Sharing disabled). Here's what I see...
December 5th 08 01:12 AM
by yawnmoth Go to last post
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Windows Options after inserting CD or DVD by Jackpine
When I insert a blank CD or DVD for burning, a window opens up that asks "What do you want Windows to do?" A list of options and programs to do those...
December 5th 08 12:46 AM
by Alan Edwards Go to last post
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