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windows xp validation by alabamafan
I ran the validation tool on microsoft website and they said the product key was okay. When i tried to update windows via internet it stated my product was...
September 28th 06 04:17 PM
by NewScience Go to last post
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CMD prompt error by Kyle
Whenever I try to use DOS whatever command I try to use I get the same error 'ping' is not recognized as an internal or external command, operable program or...
September 28th 06 03:33 PM
by NewScience Go to last post
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frozen screen und Computer if grafic devise is activated by Otto
The computer freeze shortly after windows XP home is started. Works properly if the grafic devise is not aktivated or screen solution is set below 1024x768...
September 28th 06 01:58 PM
by Malke Go to last post
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ie security by richard
Any idea when and if MS will issue a patch for the recent ie security flaw? As a workaround, I tried disabling scripting (as was suggested in several news...
September 28th 06 01:04 PM
by Butch Go to last post
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File and printer sharing by amberbootyliscious
Whilst resetting my network setup, if it asks you if you want to enable file and printer sharing , what would be the normal pratice, I cant remember the last...
September 28th 06 12:44 PM
by Malke Go to last post
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CD-RW by confused
I have a computer with Windows ME and another with XP. I want to copy a file from the ME to the XP. The original file is not read only according to the...
September 28th 06 12:38 PM
by Malke Go to last post
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XP Start Up Error Message by njbaysider
I keep getting an error message when I boot up the computer. It says"invalid boot.ini file". Have no clue where it came from or what it means. Can anyone...
September 28th 06 12:30 PM
by njbaysider Go to last post
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XP Home folder protection by Tom
Hi, I have 3 PCs (call them A, B & C) at my home all connected with wifi. They all use XP Home SP2. They can all see each other. How do I set things up so B...
September 28th 06 05:36 AM
by GreenieLeBrun Go to last post
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CDRW doesn't allow appendable writes by Bob
I have cdrw's and if I put a file on the disk it than shows 0 bytes free. I can however use IBM's Record Now program to put multiple files onto a cdrw,...
September 28th 06 04:53 AM
by BruceM Go to last post
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XP Start Up Problem by njbaysider
Repeat question: Get error message when booting up computer. Message says: "Invalid boot.ini file". Sometimes I get the set up screen, sometimes not. ...
September 28th 06 04:07 AM
by njbaysider Go to last post
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Outlook Issue by Trevor
My wife and I share teh same emaill address. I have a new XP PC and we both have separate account on the PC, along with limited accounts setup for hte kids....
September 28th 06 01:06 AM
by Patrick Keenan Go to last post
2 204
Keyboard execution buttons by choices5256
Under Control Panel, Keyboards, I do not have a buttons option unless maybe there is another way of getting to them? But I need to know how to reset my...
September 28th 06 12:22 AM
by Phil Weldon Go to last post
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Remote Access by Bill Martin
Is it possible to set up an XP Home computer to operate in another room with no keyboard or display? Mostly I just want it to sit and crunch numbers, but...
September 28th 06 12:16 AM
by Phil Weldon Go to last post
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CD-R or DVD-R disks for backup-Query by Blair
Can anyone tell me if there is any advantage in using DVD-R disks instead of CD-R disks when backing up data? Blair
September 27th 06 11:10 PM
by Phil Weldon Go to last post
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My network places by Justin
When I click on My Network Places, there are a whole bunch of links that are automatically created. How can I have this so that I only see the links I want...
September 27th 06 10:44 PM
by Malke Go to last post
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(XP Pro) Convert to Dynamic Disk by bluefox
I am have problems with 1 Windows XP pro install. Backgroud.. What im working with.. 2 x Dell D610 - These computers Can convert (Local Disk 0) to dynamic,...
September 27th 06 09:46 PM
by bluefox Go to last post
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Command prompt behaviour by Dayan
Couldn't find a posting yet regarding an error I recieve when I want to use a command prompt command. For example. If I work on our (corporate) network and I...
September 27th 06 08:36 PM
by Dayan Go to last post
2 116
"One click" on my desktop... by Carmen Gauvin-O'Donnell
Hi! I'm on a new computer where all the desktop icons are set to "one click", and it annoys me but I can't seem to turn it off. Anyone? Thanks in...
September 27th 06 06:45 PM
by WB Go to last post
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Burning CD by Newtechie
Yes that's part of the basic windows XP burning. "Dennis Marks" wrote in message ... My...
September 27th 06 06:32 PM
by Newtechie Go to last post
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Changing display for easier reading by Cheryl
I want to change how I view web pages and emails for easier reading. I know there is a procedure but can't remember. Thanks for helping. Cheryl
September 27th 06 04:46 PM
by Ken Blake, MVP Go to last post
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