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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 07:30 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 07:27 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 03:18 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 01:55 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 01:09 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 06:33 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 08:18 PM
by Ian Jackson[_4_] Go to last post
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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 02:32 AM
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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 08:25 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 05:06 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 06:54 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 09:34 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 10:24 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 08:06 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 06:26 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 02:20 PM
by J. P. Gilliver (John)[_4_] Go to last post
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Still ... Keyboard problem by FreeMan
Lenovo T500 Win XP Pro all updated mfr drivers. One time out of 25 when I cold boot the keyboard is unresponsive Meaning hit a key and nothing...
November 13th 17 03:16 PM
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I never see the CHKDSK results by [email protected]
CHKDSK seems to run in a DOS prompt, and as soon as it finishes, it closes that dos window and I never see the results of the check. Whoever designed this is...
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November 9th 17 05:01 PM
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GoogleDrive install by FreeMan
new install of Win XP Pro all updates. downloaded the GoogleDrive installer, ran it and it says there are no updates and that was it. What is it talking...
November 7th 17 03:48 PM
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Latest Version of Opera Browser for WinXP by [email protected]
Hi, I have WinXP Home Edition SP2 and I recently downloaded Opera browser V28.0.1750.48 which is suppose to be for WinXP and later, but I got an...
November 7th 17 09:16 AM
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