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Win Explorer Hangs by Fremish
Win XP pro all updates. Does not do this at every boot, just when I am in a hurry. lol. Click shortcut Icon from desktop at boot Win Explorer hangs. I click...
August 1st 18 08:05 AM
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usb device has malfunctioned and exceeded the power limits of its hub by Bill in Co
First, a special callout to Paul for providing me some more info on the USB hubs. This is what started all of this investigation on the USB ports: What...
July 31st 18 07:31 PM
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APC question by Andy[_16_]
I have an 18 Ah APC for my computer. My computer,LCD monitor, and modem are plugged into it. Battery indicator shows 29 mins of time left. Does that sound...
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July 31st 18 12:41 PM
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USB 2.0 hubs? by Bill in Co
I bought two 4-port USB ports to extend one I have on the computer, and they both work fine, but a bit differently. When I connected each one to the...
July 29th 18 07:29 AM
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MouseDown forever by FreeMan
I did something to cause this probably but what. As if left mouse button is locked down. left click again and it releases. left click again and it stays...
July 26th 18 11:30 PM
by VanguardLH[_2_] Go to last post
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Best Browser for WinXP? by [email protected]
Hi, I currently use FF52.8 on one of my XP PCs. Also have Chrome 49 on that same PC. I was unable to log into my Lowe's account using FF, but was...
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July 24th 18 05:08 AM
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Backup by Furbish
I am looking for a backup utility that will do the following. 1) backup to any location including USB drive, NAS etc. 2) set of source of any combination of...
July 23rd 18 07:34 AM
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Turn on computer using power strip by Andy[_16_]
I have my computer plugged in to a power strip. Is there a way to turn on my computer just by powering on the power strip instead of having to hit power...
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July 22nd 18 06:26 PM
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Windows XP Pro Validation by Martin[_8_]
After several months using my new (to me, but old) laptop with windows XP Pro I got MS validation nags that I could never overcome. I did a clone to an SSD...
July 21st 18 08:06 PM
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Lenovo T500 Keyboard Dead by FreeMan
Still troubleshooting this problem. Lenovo T500 Other than keyboard it works fine. On power up 9 out of 10 times all is good. When the keyboard is dead it...
July 21st 18 07:58 PM
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O.T. Bad power supply? by Mark Twain
I have a Dell XPS 8500, with Windows 7 Professional, SP1, with Spywareblaster, Malwarebytes, Avast , Windows Defender and Windows firewall. (1) TB HD Intel...
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July 21st 18 01:06 PM
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New TBrd Update by Me
On WIn XP Pro Tbrd just updated TBird Crashes every time I start it ! Wants to send an error report but that crashes too with no report sent. The...
July 19th 18 02:38 AM
by Paul[_32_] Go to last post
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DELL inspiron 6000 causes HD problems when booting from an USB drive by R.Wieser
Hello All, I've got a DELL inspiron 6000 laptop here, which works well enough (for what I need it for). Though I've got a problem: When I try to have it...
July 19th 18 12:11 AM
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Password hashing by Andy[_17_]
Is this method pretty secure for login passwords? This specifies that SHA512 shall be used for password hashing for user logins. By default, 5000 rounds are...
July 16th 18 11:57 PM
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A backup-and-restore program which can be pre-configured / accepts command-line arguments ? by R.Wieser
Hello All, Question #1: I've been looking for a while for a backup-and-restore program, but I have a specific requirement: I would like to be able to start...
July 13th 18 09:50 PM
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Tutorial for setting up a well-organized consistent efficient Windows menu system by Arlen Holder
Note that this philosophy of mirroring your file system and menus transcends all common consumer operating systems (excepting iOS). And it has the same...
July 13th 18 07:36 PM
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email app by KenK
Using xp home. Suddenly, yesterday, Eudora 7.1.09 insisted on being reinstalled. I deleted about 800 messages in the in-box in the previous use but there are...
July 13th 18 03:09 PM
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Quick tutorial for installing the Hewlett Packard HP LaserJet 2100tn printer on Windows. by Arlen Holder
*UPDATE SOLUTION!* Windows 10 legacy printer installation for the HP LaserJet 2100 seems to have gotten worse recently, according to my experience and that of...
July 13th 18 08:48 AM
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Outlook Express Address Book by Hägar
My wife wants to switch from using Outlook Express to Outlook. The question is this: Does the address book (*wab) import easily, or are there any pitfalls...
July 12th 18 01:27 PM
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What Windwos freeware adds powerful "phone Susan" & "vipw" commands? by Arlen Holder
What Windows freeware adds powerful "phone Susan" & "vipw" commands? a. Start Run phone susan {enter} == outputs Susan's phone number b. Start Run ...
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July 12th 18 06:09 AM
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