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What is "eHome Infrared Receiver" by Anders Boholdt-Petersen
Hi everyone, On my computer there running Windows XP, I can see that the guide came up and tell me that my computer have found new hardware (a device called...
January 31st 11 08:52 PM
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how to pause or freeze a quickly flashing screen? by Bevy_Jeter
How do I pause or freeze a quickly flashing then disappearing screen so that I can read the contents before it vanishes? I've tried using the Pause/Break...
January 31st 11 03:48 PM
by Adolphe Baert Go to last post
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Touchpad toggle by Marshall Price
Accidentally touching my laptop's touchpad often causes disruptive unintentional actions. (There's a control to reduce its sensitivity, but I already have...
January 25th 11 02:21 AM
by adamsingerccna Go to last post
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Big Bertha Thing Halfrail by Tony Lance
Big Bertha Thing Halfrail Cosmic Ray Series Possible Real World System Constructs http://www.bigberthathing.com/halfrail.html Access page JPG 22K...
January 24th 11 03:52 PM
by Tony Lance Go to last post
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how to read what sp my xp is by mp[_2_]
If I go to Start|Help|Computer info I see Operating System Version 5.1.2600 but i dont' see a Service pack entry I think i'm on sp3 but not...
January 21st 11 03:43 PM
by Tim Meddick[_3_] Go to last post
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Error Service Control Manager Event ID 7026 by ColTom2
Hi: I previously had Lavasoft Ad-aware installed and recently uninstalled it. Now when I open Event Viewer System I am getting an Error Notice applicable...
January 15th 11 01:51 PM
by JD 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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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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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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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
by William Lurie[_2_] 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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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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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
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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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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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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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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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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
by William Lurie[_2_] Go to last post
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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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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
by William Lurie[_2_] Go to last post
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