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Firefox "helpully" refusing to connect to certain ports by R.Wieser
Hello All, Just a few days ago I ran into the following: quote quote (I found that a few days ago when trying to visit UAT web server binded to port 87,...
April 26th 18 07:54 PM
by JJ[_11_] Go to last post
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XP online activation - what's the latest situation? by Ian Jackson[_4_]
As I haven't done it for some time, and I like to keep my hand in, I've just tried a virgin XP Home (with SP1a) installation on an old clunker PC (circa...
(Multi-page thread 1 2 3)
April 26th 18 06:54 PM
by Shadow Go to last post
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Space problems? by KenK
Had problems earlier this morning: MS Word wouldn't print a document. Said not enough disk space or memory. System has 49 G free space on drive C and uses 2...
April 25th 18 07:15 PM
by J. P. Gilliver (John)[_4_] Go to last post
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Glary SoftwareUpdate.exe by Milner
Love Glary Utilities. but, at boot on my Win XP Pro laptop I get an error message regarding softwareupdate.exe. Anyone know why ? How to stop it trying...
April 24th 18 11:05 PM
by Paul[_32_] Go to last post
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Thunderbird poop by Miller
Please help. The Mozilla group is sleeping. I find experts here, not there ! You have my permission to get this post to the appropriate folks at Mozilla. I...
April 24th 18 01:12 PM
by Daniel60 Go to last post
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Win Validation by Martin[_8_]
Win XP pro Keep getting a message popup about genuine validation. I try and nothing gets me anywhere. made IE8 the default. Enabled ActiveX prompts for...
April 23rd 18 11:28 PM
by Paul[_32_] Go to last post
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Changing My IP Address by [email protected]
Hi, If a web site records the IP addresses of every visitor in order to track "who" is a repeat visitor, would turning off (power off) my...
April 23rd 18 01:49 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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WiFi Effect on DSL Download Speed by [email protected]
Hi, I have a Westel 7500 DSL modem/router. My "main" (laptop) computer is connected to the modem via ethernet cable. I have the cheaper DSL service...
April 22nd 18 09:51 PM
by VanguardLH[_2_] Go to last post
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Cookie question by [email protected]
Can a 3d party connected to one browser read the cookies in another browser's cookie jar? (like IE and FF or FF and the AOL browser that looks a lot like FF.)
April 22nd 18 06:38 PM
by JJ[_11_] Go to last post
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O.T. Free email services by Mark Twain
I know this is way off topic but I thought I would ask the question here since you guys would know the answer. At present I have Outlook as my private email...
April 17th 18 02:58 PM
by Shadow Go to last post
2 203
Cannot get Shell to work by Robert Baer[_2_]
Full program as-is below. Excel 2010. Shell refuses to work (PC not MAC), always get error "File not found" no matter how i mangle that line. ...
April 13th 18 03:56 PM
by JJ[_11_] Go to last post
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O.T. Dell 780 Problem 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...
(Multi-page thread 1 2 3 4)
April 11th 18 05:05 AM
by Mark Twain Go to last post
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Validate Windows by NoonMoon
The MS validate keeps popping up on my Win XP pro laptop. I have a valid key. When I click on the link it takes me to MS Validate but I do not get a web...
April 10th 18 10:26 PM
by Paul[_32_] Go to last post
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Stupidly slow. by freeman
Copied a few files from my NAS to a local hard disk drive. Copy was expected speed. Deleted a few file at expected speed. Now trying to do other tasks and the...
April 10th 18 09:14 AM
by Ammammata Go to last post
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Windows XP folder options? by Robert Baer[_2_]
Is there a way to PERMANENTLY set folder view option(s)? I am getting tired of changing what i see as (a) fixed window about 2/3 of screen, and (b) icon...
April 8th 18 11:23 AM
by Paul[_32_] Go to last post
1 202
OT Linux Mint by RecentlyOrLately
Thought I would play around with Linux Mint. Is there a preferred desktop ? Looking for a description of each to help make a decision. Available...
April 6th 18 07:08 AM
by Charlie+ Go to last post
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Problem printing PDF by KenK
DLed an Alcatel Pixie Unite cell user manual. It displays very nicely with Foxit PDF viewer via Foxfore browser. Pages dispkay fully but they are vertically...
March 28th 18 07:50 PM
by VanguardLH[_2_] Go to last post
3 194
How to ignore IEs "offline mode" when not using IE ? by R.Wieser
Hello all, Yesterday, on my XPsp3 machine, I ran into IEs "offline mode" setting having a far-reaching effect, blocking me from using an ActiveX component...
March 26th 18 08:36 PM
by R.Wieser Go to last post
3 206
Looking for WindowsXP KB955704 by Micky
Does anyone have WindowsXP-KB955704-x86-ENU.exe I need it to read 64GB SD cards on my XP netbook, and that includes the card in my camera....
March 21st 18 01:05 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Reversed instructions by J. P. Gilliver (John)[_4_]
In message , JJ writes: The settings is the "Store and display recently opened programs...
March 19th 18 11:57 PM
by J. P. Gilliver (John)[_4_] Go to last post
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