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Access denied (changing a Startup List item) by William Lurie[_2_]
snip Thank you for the extended and thorough discussion, Vang and Tim. You've given me plenty to work with. Just one point about having Administrator...
November 25th 10 05:50 PM
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Setting the time clock(XP-Home) by William Lurie[_2_]
I keep getting an error message about RPC not available. Is there something in services.msc that I need to reset? Used to work fine.
November 26th 10 09:42 PM
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A machine with two copies of XP installed... by Jeremy Nicoll - news posts[_2_]
A friend has a PC with two copies of Win XP installed - there's what I'm told is a 'broken'/'corrupted'/infected - no one seems sure - copy of XP Home in...
November 27th 10 01:59 PM
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Folder options when opening a file in a program by Stu Langer
Whenever I go to open a file, (document, picture, etc.) within a program (Word, Photoshop, etc.) the "open" window is always arranged by "list". I then must...
November 27th 10 02:10 PM
by Tim Meddick[_3_] Go to last post
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'Administrator' in XP/Home? by William Lurie[_2_]
By adding and validating a Key in Registry, we have been able to change the Welcome Screen during Start-up so that it halts there, and allows one to enter a...
December 1st 10 07:45 AM
by Tim Meddick[_3_] Go to last post
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Big Bertha Thing redoubt by Tony Lance
Big Bertha Thing redoubt Cosmic Ray Series Possible Real World System Constructs http://www.bigberthathing.com/redoubt.html Access page to 600K ZIP...
December 3rd 10 08:33 PM
by Harden Thicke Go to last post
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Drivers for audio by William Lurie[_2_]
Sound from rear jack comes out as stereo but needs to be louder, even with all settings at maximum. Appears to be driven by Realtek HD Audio. Windows Media...
December 4th 10 08:20 PM
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FAX Software for XP? by William Lurie[_2_]
Maybe this is slightly off topic, but not far. I bought HotFaxMessageCenter years ago and like it a lot. But I made the mistake of switching from DSL to AT&T...
December 5th 10 01:42 AM
by Jackie Baumgartner Go to last post
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Desktop appearance by William Lurie[_2_]
I've been fooling with font sizes and appearance, and I see all the flexibility. But one specific question at a time: In the bottom toolbar at right I have...
December 5th 10 09:03 PM
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How to close multiple notepads without answering yes/no/cancel multiple times? by [email protected]
Hi there Quick question regarding notepad. I am using Windows XP. I often need to open a lot of notepad (e.g. 25 notepads) for temporary keeping text, but I...
December 7th 10 06:08 PM
by Tim Meddick[_3_] Go to last post
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Array of icons on Desktop by William Lurie[_2_]
Maybe this is trivia, but maybe I'm not alone in caring. In going to LCD monitor, and changing resolution, I find that XP rearranges my 25-odd icons and I have...
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December 10th 10 01:28 PM
by JD Go to last post
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Access denied (changing a Startup List item) by William Lurie[_2_]
While attempting to stop MSN Messenger from loading during startup, I uncheck it from Startup list and get "Access denied while attempting to change a service....
December 12th 10 09:29 PM
by Jose Go to last post
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Is there a Windows 7 newsgroup? by jkneese
Looked under all microsoft.public.windows.* but can't find anything that looks like Windows 7. Am looking for something similar to this (basics). Thanks for...
December 20th 10 12:31 AM
by VanguardLH[_2_] Go to last post
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Redux on Hibernate by William Lurie[_2_]
Some time ago, we had lengthy discussions in this newsgroup and I received much valuable help in getting my XP/Home Edition to hibernate properly. It has been...
December 26th 10 08:18 AM
by MyNews Go to last post
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PowerpointImageExtractor V1.2 by Don Schmidt
I'd like to share a nice find, PowerpointImageExtractor V1.2 (Do a google search for a download site) If you ever get a .pps file someone has sent you and...
January 3rd 11 09:53 PM
by Jaibaba Bholanath Go to last post
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XP Sound Schemes by Sam
how do I copy the scheme I have saved in the sound utility in Control Panel. i want to put the same scheme on another PC.
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January 6th 11 01:38 PM
by JD Go to last post
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Frame size of 3rd party apps by William Lurie[_2_]
Since I installed a wide LCD monitor, some (but not all) of my 3rd part installed software panels appear too small to read comfortably. I'd like to increase...
January 9th 11 04:33 PM
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Blue Box around letters under icons by picaneez
I can't believe I can't fix this problem myself...but here goes...Somehow I ended up with a blue box encaseing the words under my icons on my start up...
January 11th 11 09:44 PM
by GusHayabusa Go to last post
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OCR of hand-printed lowercase letters by William Lurie[_2_]
I understand this is available from Microsoft Office. Can someone tell me yea or nay, and then direct me to it? And if not, what software can I download for...
January 13th 11 10:01 PM
by William Lurie[_2_] Go to last post
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Cannot Uninstall Program by James
I have a program (Advanced Registry Optimizer)on my computer which pops up when I turn my computer on, and since it wasn`t needed I thought I would uninstall,...
January 14th 11 01:28 PM
by JD Go to last post
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