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Services Galore by OldGuy
My laptop has become very sloooow. So I MSConfig-ed it and went to Startup tab and turned all off. Then I went through them all and turned on only the few I...
January 11th 14 07:47 PM
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Clock accuracy by KenK
Is the source of the clock time in the task bar in XP Home accurate? Like WWV maybe? TIA -- "Where there's smoke there's toast!" Anon
January 10th 14 10:51 PM
by BillW50 Go to last post
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Net Runtime Optimization CRAP! by OldGuy
Installed a program that also automatically installed mscorsvw.exe There are four copies of that running causing my mouse cursor to blinity-blink. I tried...
January 9th 14 10:58 PM
by OldGuy Go to last post
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O.T. - Test 2 by [email protected]
this is only a test please do not reply.
January 9th 14 05:48 PM
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Chkdsk problem by KenK
A week or so ago I read comments about a new(?) Gibson Research product in another newsgroup. In beta? Was this a new Spinrite version or something...
January 9th 14 11:21 AM
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Test message by Henry[_4_]
I'm having trouble getting messages from here. The messages show up but when I click on the message group they just go away without opening. Help
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January 8th 14 05:22 AM
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WinXP 'Windows Updates' by David H. Lipman
The WinXP Windows Updates seem to have been given the lowest priority. If manually searching for updates, it sure does take a loooooooooooooooong time. --...
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January 8th 14 02:58 AM
by David H. Lipman Go to last post
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Opera NewsGroup Gone? by OldGuy
In the past I used news.opera.com / opera.general Now It seems not to work. 11/21/2013 is the last post I have captured some time ago. Is there an...
January 7th 14 04:27 PM
by BillW50 Go to last post
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NAS Drives etc by OldGuy
Win XP latest SP and updates. At home I have a NAS. It shows up in WE while I am out and about. But if I click on it, it locks up that WE. Is there a way to...
January 4th 14 11:31 PM
by Ben Myers[_8_] Go to last post
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Web Browser Maxthon by OldGuy
What do you know about Maxthon? 1) what's in a name Max Thon. What is Thon? 2) It says it is going through a proxy server that can be changed. What is the...
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January 4th 14 05:36 AM
by Char Jackson Go to last post
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Remove Search Protect by Conduit?? How?? by micky[_2_]
Should I remove Search Protect by Conduit? How? Actually there really are two questions here. Should I? How?
December 31st 13 05:21 PM
by micky[_2_] Go to last post
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DriverUpdate.net - UtilityWin XP Microsoft Partner by AAH[_3_]
The file is DriverUpdate.net Setup.exe I have come across this file which claims to update the device drivers for Win XP SP3 and has listed some device...
December 30th 13 08:26 PM
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optional AVG Security Toolbar is included: Like it need spyware running the Show by Hot-Text
Another SpyWare Toolbar -- !-- Start:Hot-Text_Advertiser: At TigerDirect a href=...
December 30th 13 05:10 PM
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New startup error by Metspitzer
server.exe this application has failed to start because nss3.dll was not found re-installing the application may fix the problem I did a system restore and...
December 29th 13 08:09 PM
by Metspitzer Go to last post
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What software would I need to make a very small backup? by Metspitzer
What software would I need to make a very small backup? I have an open office file that I write to often. I would like to have it backed up to a flash drive...
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December 29th 13 01:00 AM
by J. P. Gilliver (John) Go to last post
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default browser changed by Linea Recta[_2_]
My default browser Chrome got changed to Explorer. Is it possible this is done by Windows update? -- |\ /|
December 28th 13 12:06 PM
by Zo[_2_] Go to last post
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Stop dischargie of laptop battery by disconnecting? by micky[_2_]
I pretty much only use my laptop when I go out of town, so that means I don't use it for months at a time sometimes, and even if it was 100% charged last time...
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December 26th 13 12:09 AM
by ~misfit~[_3_] Go to last post
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2 ext13int partitions by Andrew
I have 2 ext13int partitions that are empty. How do I get rid of them ? Thanks, Andy
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December 25th 13 09:49 PM
by Paul Go to last post
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Extend wifi antenna range by Andy[_17_]
Could I extend the range of this wifi antenna by extending the wire lengths ? Not sure why there are 8 wires for an...
(Multi-page thread 1 2 3)
December 24th 13 01:01 PM
by mechanic Go to last post
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CHKDSK: errors in the Volume Bitmap by D.P. Middleton
After a sudden crash out of Windows XP (somehow its still possible), I ran chkdsk to remove any possible errors on the harddisk. It did find errors in the...
December 23rd 13 07:58 PM
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