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can't remove ie8 by jbclem[_2_]
I'm trying to remove Internet Explorer 8 completely from WinXP so I can install IE6 and get Outlook Express back. But IE8 isn't listed in Add/Remove...
November 6th 17 01:43 AM
by J. P. Gilliver (John)[_4_] Go to last post
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Do any stores still sell floppy disks? by [email protected]
My bootable DOS floppy disk died. I had not used it in several years, but wanted to boot up with the floppy to install a new harddrive on an old Windows 98...
November 5th 17 02:13 AM
by J. P. Gilliver (John)[_4_] Go to last post
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Any reason why a file-copy (and restore) of the OS partition would fail ? by R.Wieser
Hello all, Assuming I can do a full file copy of the OS partition*, is there any reason why wiping the partition and than copying those files back will not...
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November 5th 17 02:06 AM
by Bill in Co Go to last post
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View Videos by XPer
Win XP Pro all updated. Firefox updated. Some on-line videos i can watch and some are scrambled and some say "No compatible source for this media" In some...
November 5th 17 12:36 AM
by jbclem[_2_] Go to last post
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What do I use to open a .DOCX file? by [email protected]
Someone emailed me a .DOCX file. I'm familiar with .DOC, but I have no clue what to use to open this DOCX file. I use both Windows98se and XP. I assume I need...
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November 4th 17 09:09 PM
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Is there a way to turn a folder's filenames into a text file? by [email protected]
I like the old tv series from the 50's thru 70's. Many of them are now on youtube, and I use a Firefox extension to save them to my hard drive. I have...
November 4th 17 07:46 PM
by Bill in Co Go to last post
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Slow dial-up speed by KenK
My dial-up connection is only 19 KBs, best at 22. This used to work at about 45. I use it for when my DSL isn't working. From my Sitestar ISP for my email...
November 3rd 17 05:24 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Best guide for creating fully-updated XP install image ? by Some Guy
I'm looking at this: Windows XP SP4 Unofficial Final Version 3.1b http://ryanvm.net/forum/viewtopic.php?t=10321 or this: XPSP3_QFE_UpdatePack for Windows XP...
November 2nd 17 07:37 PM
by Shadow Go to last post
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Attachments by AMess
Using Thunderbird to send myself some files (an archive of sorts) but I keep getting a message supposedly from GMail that it is having a problem and will not...
November 2nd 17 08:06 AM
by R.Wieser Go to last post
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Screen saver and slowness problems by KenK
I dug out another old Compaq running XP Home that was given to me a couple of years ago. I'd like to use it for a backup computer using DSL. Has a screen...
November 2nd 17 02:15 AM
by J. P. Gilliver (John)[_4_] Go to last post
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Stuck on screen saver by KenK
Compaq presario 5000. When it switches to screen saver it won't leave. Tried Esc key, various mouse clicks. Makes system unusable. Any way to stop computer...
November 1st 17 04:45 AM
by J. P. Gilliver (John)[_4_] Go to last post
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Speed problem by KenK
Compaq presario 5000. Very very slow. Everything, not just browser or other specific software. Anything I can do? TIA -- I love a good meal! That's why I...
October 31st 17 05:09 PM
by KenK Go to last post
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Won't Show Up by XPUSER
Boot Win XP Pro. Run some apps. Run TBird and Seamonkey and Firefox. Close all except TBird. Try to start SeaMonkey, Firefox and CHROME (yes CHROME) but...
October 30th 17 12:53 AM
by David E. Ross[_2_] Go to last post
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Severe flaw in WPA2 protocol leaves Wi-Fi traffic open to eavesdropping by harry newton
Severe flaw in WPA2 protocol leaves Wi-Fi traffic open to eavesdropping The proof-of-concept exploit is called KRACK, short for Key Reinstallation Attacks....
October 29th 17 03:50 PM
by harry newton Go to last post
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Installation problems: Flash drive? Error messages? by micky
I may or may not be having trouble installing software from a CD onto an XP Acer Netbook without a CD drive. I copied all the files to a flashdrive and I...
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October 29th 17 01:36 PM
by J. P. Gilliver (John)[_4_] Go to last post
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XP only starts in Safe/Cmd mode, well maybe by micky
Well, I guess I'm being punished for trying to cheat Toyota out of its $535 dollars. After installing a different download of Techstream, XP won't start...
October 27th 17 01:23 AM
by VanguardLH[_2_] Go to last post
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setting the default name for a (rightclick - new) template file ? by R.Wieser
Hello All, I just added an template file for an HTML document (for the rightclick - new option), but I would like to see another default filename than the...
October 26th 17 04:21 PM
by R.Wieser Go to last post
6 128
XP only starts in Safe/Cmd mode, well maybe by Paul[_32_]
micky wrote: Well, I guess I'm being punished for trying to cheat Toyota out of its $535 dollars. After installing a different download of Techstream,...
October 26th 17 05:28 AM
by Paul[_32_] Go to last post
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Which Windows 10 switch *remembers* Run commands? by harry newton
He who is harry newton said on Tue, 24 Oct 2017 13:49:01 +0000 (UTC): Thanks for that super not obvious suggestion which can only be borne from experience...
October 25th 17 08:42 AM
by R.Wieser Go to last post
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CL RC Engine3 Dummy Winidow by dc
Everytime I switch off my computer (Win XP Pro) the following shut-down error / running programme box appears: CL RC Engine3 Dummy Winidow (Note : it is...
October 21st 17 07:46 PM
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