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How to open a .RAR file???? by [email protected]
I was sent a driver that is a .RAR file extension. I have an old Win9x era zip file program that says it opens those .RAR files, but it's choking on this one....
November 29th 17 03:20 AM
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Running XP on a 64bit processor computer by [email protected]
I have a computer which originally came witt Vista. It's a 64bit machine. I got it with XP Pro SP3 installed. I know that XP is 32bit. I'm a little puzzled...
November 28th 17 11:34 AM
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I used to know how to do this.... by [email protected]
Click on the START button, and there is a thing called DOCUMENTS, which stores a bunch of recently opened files. I cant recall how to clear that thing.......
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November 28th 17 07:17 AM
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I thought Macrium Reflect was supposed to be so great by [email protected]
I took the 40gb HDD out of my XP laptop, and cloned it to a 160gb drive, using Macrium Reflect. I did it exactly the way it suggested. I used the "Clone"...
November 28th 17 02:24 AM
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Getting rid of that f**king ethernet card by [email protected]
When I bought a computer, it came with an ethernet card installed. It also had XP pro Sp3 installed. Whoever installed XP apparently never needed that ethernet...
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November 27th 17 08:30 PM
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Wow, I thought the internet was slow on dialup BEFORE today by [email protected]
It looks like this Cyber Monday is taking it's toll. I have never had it run so slow. Just to open a message on the newsgroups is taking a minute or more. If I...
November 27th 17 08:27 PM
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explorer replacement with BIG file preview by Ammammata
as per subject, I'm looking for an explorer replacement to manage PDF files, moving/copying between folders the default thumbnail view is not enough to show...
November 27th 17 04:18 PM
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What the hell is with this..... ( changing drive letters) by [email protected]
On my laptop which I discussed in other threads on here, which I just cloned and upgraded the hard drive from 40gb to 160gb. Anyhow, I was discussing...
November 27th 17 02:55 AM
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Cloning a 2.5" IDE/PATA Laptop Hard drive by [email protected]
I have an old Lenovo t-43 laptop running XP. It has a 40gb hard drive, which is too small for my needs. With the OS, and the programs I use, plus some videos...
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November 26th 17 02:09 PM
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I just reinstalled XP and I don't have internet by Seymore4Head[_2_]
The instructions say to open command prompt and type ipconfig and get my ip address. I then try to open IE and type google.com and I get page cannot...
November 25th 17 07:33 PM
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What is the difference between a regular Format and a Low Level Format? by [email protected]
What is the difference between a regular Format and a Low Level Format? I have a program to do Low Level Formats. I had a flash drive that somehow got...
November 24th 17 09:18 PM
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Unable to "Standby" my ThinkPad T23 Laptop by [email protected]
Hi, I have an old IBM ThinkPad T23 laptop that I use every day. I normally keep it on for hours. Therefore I use the AC adapter all the time. It has...
November 21st 17 03:32 AM
by Paul[_32_] Go to last post
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General question about QR code scanning by [email protected]
I got a thing in the mail about using USPS (post office) to ship holiday gifts. It says to scan your QR code at home to speed up shipping. I know that a...
November 20th 17 09:25 PM
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Why does XP keep doing the "Found New Hardware"....... by [email protected]
Why does XP keep doing the "Found New Hardware" thing for every new flashdrive I plug in? Even if it's an identical flash drive, it does that. For example I...
November 20th 17 06:06 AM
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Outlook express 6 - How to un-set the "default account" ? by R.Wieser
Hello All, I'm using Outlook Express 6, and use it to access two email accounts. The problem is that whenever I compose an email it defaults the "From:" to...
November 18th 17 07:54 AM
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bluetooth speaker appears as a keyboard?!? by J. P. Gilliver (John)[_4_]
I've just received a tiny bluetooth speaker - it's intended for a friend who wants something for her iPhone so she can use it outdoors with the 'phone in a...
November 17th 17 10:34 PM
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Since we're talking about Lenovo Thinkpads...... by [email protected]
Since we're talking about Lenovo Thinkpads...... (another thread), I have been considering getting another laptop that is a little more modern and faster. I've...
November 17th 17 11:24 AM
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XP Pro 32bit laptop memory test by Puddintane
Recommend a Free app for intensive RAM test on boot please. My laptop is having problems and it may be a memory problem so I want to eliminate or verify that...
November 16th 17 09:06 PM
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Hmmmm, Where is the floppy drive in XP? by [email protected]
I'm not used to having a floppy drive on an XP machine. I plugged in a NEW floppy drive, which I just got in the mail. I used that twist cable which I...
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November 16th 17 07:26 AM
by Ant[_2_] Go to last post
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msconfig by KenK
I tried to remone a startup program with msconfig and XP told me I had to be administrator to do so. The system was a gift so I don't know which choice was...
November 15th 17 03:20 PM
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