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Switch to classic mode after installing /without/ using the GUI by R.Wieser
Hello all, I'm trying to create a fast-and-easy method to configure a new install of XPsp3 (meaning: without having to manually go thru a gazillion of...
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March 24th 19 08:56 AM
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Another XP Search question by Shadow
Never solved this one. Say I'm searching for *.xor on all drives. It takes a while, and when it's done it waits a 10-15 seconds and starts searching...
March 23rd 19 03:49 AM
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Laser printer - high current user by [email protected]
Just curious. I have always been surprised that my Brother laser printer always causes the lights to flicker when it is printing. I was surprised to learn...
March 22nd 19 06:47 PM
by J. P. Gilliver (John)[_4_] Go to last post
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XP Search question by Average Person
In all the years I used XP, i have never understood why the SEARCH feature says "search for people". What the heck is that for? There are no people inside my...
March 20th 19 07:34 AM
by R.Wieser Go to last post
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can videos change resolution/aspect ratio mid-stream? by J. P. Gilliver (John)[_4_]
Reading a post (from Paul) in the "What software is used to edit MP4 videos?" thread (in the XP 'group), reminded me to wonder something I've been wondering...
March 16th 19 01:58 PM
by J. P. Gilliver (John)[_4_] Go to last post
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BSOD! by Mr Pounder Esquire
Turned on my elderly XP computer this morning and got it for the very first time. I panicked - Ctrl Alt Delete and everything was fine. Three turns off/on...
March 14th 19 02:52 PM
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Your membership is pending by [email protected]
I used to be able to post on several newsgroups, but I can no longer. There is no New Topic button? It says "Your membership is pending."
March 14th 19 05:07 AM
by Steve Hayes[_2_] Go to last post
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Outlook Setup by Arnold[_2_]
MS Outlook on my Win XP SP3 desktop. Ofice Outlook 2007 SP3 I must set up at least one account. How do I add a existing eMail account. It is a...
March 13th 19 01:13 AM
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O.T. display blackout by Robert in CA
I have a Dell XPS 8500, with Windows 7 Professional, SP1, with Spywareblaster, Malwarebytes, Avast , Windows Defender and Windows firewall. (1) TB HD Intel...
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March 12th 19 04:47 AM
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Switch for USB connector by [email protected]
I have problems scanning documents. To get a scan to work, I have to unplug the usb cable (that goes from desktop to scanner) Then reopen my scanner app and...
March 11th 19 05:48 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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DST doesn't update by Bill in Co[_3_]
I've got a Windows XP laptop here that doesn't update the DST. Yes, the box is checked for that and it doesn't work. I've also run the tzedit program to try...
March 11th 19 04:39 PM
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OT - Windows 7 newsgroup issues by Bill in Co[_3_]
Is that newsgroup being spammed now? It's been very weird over there for the past couple of days. Just wondering if anyone else has noted. Paul? Anyone?
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March 11th 19 08:14 AM
by James Davis Go to last post
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Thumb drive scanner? by [email protected]
Is there a tool out there that will scan a thumb drive and tell you if the formatting/partitioning is buggered in a stuxnet sort of way?
March 11th 19 06:24 AM
by Lu Wei Go to last post
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Boot time analysis by Andy[_16_]
Does Windows have a method of analyzing boot times? Like showing the times needed to initialize various services. Thanks.
March 8th 19 08:26 PM
by Andy[_16_] Go to last post
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Sysinternals by Buddrick
Latest version of SysInternals compatible with Win XP link please. Or at least the version number. Thank you. --- news://freenews.netfront.net/ - complaints:...
March 4th 19 09:00 AM
by Lu Wei Go to last post
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screenshot resolution by BillAhearn
If I press print screen when a video is playing at any given resolution, do I gain resolution by going full screen and then pressing print screen?
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March 2nd 19 04:11 PM
by Paul[_32_] Go to last post
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Red Skelton by Andy[_16_]
For those of you old enough to remember Red Skelton, I think you will enjoy this. For those of you not old enough you will see what you missed. Either way, his...
March 1st 19 06:10 PM
by PeterG[_2_] Go to last post
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FireFox disabeling tiles.services.mozilla.com problems. by R.Wieser
For the longest time I've been trying to find a setting (or combination thereof) which would stop my browser (v52.5.0) from trying to access (on startup)...
March 1st 19 09:41 AM
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How to disable connections to accounts.firefox.com ? by R.Wieser
Hello all, /Every time/ I start FireFox 52 it (tries to) connect to "accounts.firefox.com". As far as I know I've never created an account, so there is...
February 27th 19 10:24 AM
by R.Wieser Go to last post
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Troubleshooting by Buddy
Win XP Pro Laptop I copy a set of the same files to several places; NAS and USB Flash and USB Eternal drive. All except copy to USB Flash seem OK but when...
February 27th 19 06:30 AM
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