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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
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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
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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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Need Sony Software by FreeMan
Have Sony HDR-AS15 that i paid good money for ! Sony provided software will not install on my "new" Win XP Pro. How can I find it ? Drivers and PlayMemories...
November 6th 17 10:44 PM
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NTLDR - default to DOS and other questions by R.Wieser
Hello all, I've just configured an USB drive, using NTLDR, to show a multiboot selection. Booting into DOS 7.x works. But although I've now seen quite...
November 6th 17 07:40 PM
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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