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Chimes by Norm X[_2_]
Hi All, I am sitting in front of 1080p monitor connected to WinXP Pro netbook. I have RDP connections to two Win10Pro machines, one of which has WinXP Pro...
Today 01:10 PM
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How to upload binary ZIP file to net anonymously? by Stijn De Jong
Where/how can we upload a binary ZIP file onto the net anonymously? On the Android newsgroup we have been discussing how some free apps get worse over time,...
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Today 12:30 PM
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Can Wildcards be used in the HOSTS file? by bret_pedro@none.com
Can Wildcards be used in the HOSTS file? For example Instead of putting in all five of...
Today 12:27 PM
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Why exactly does Paint.NET make bigger files than Irfanview? by Stijn De Jong
On Windows XP, I use Irfanview thumbnail-selected batch mode to JPG lossless flip JPEG files and then Irfanview batch mode to shrink JPEG files and then add a...
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Today 02:41 AM
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Conflicting lists. HOSTS file, missing or can't be edited, depending. by micky
First, how important in Win10 are the files and etc subdirectory in C:\windows\system32\drivers?? I get conflicting lists of what files I have. (When I was...
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Yesterday 08:36 PM
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Notepad++ and Ctrl-Z by micky
This relates to PC's. If there is something similar for phones, especially Android phones, please let me know. Also, I'll publicize it if you want. Let me...
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February 16th 17 08:57 AM
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Single User License by micky
I have trouble understanding the sales terms of software I want to buy. Generally speaking, if it says "Single User License" does that mean I can install it...
February 16th 17 02:34 AM
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Computer would not stop opening bios settings by gearhead@secret.com
6 or 7 year old computer. Came with Vista, but I installed XP on it, when I installed a 750gb hard drive. It is not connected to the internet, it's only used...
February 15th 17 11:30 PM
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Anyone familiar with RAID arrays on laptops? by Amanda Ripanykhazova
I have an XP media center laptop with a 300GB C drive spanning two HDDs. There is also an 8 gb recovery partition which doesnt seem to be part of the...
February 13th 17 10:54 AM
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What needs to be done to make Logitech/Microsoft wireless mice work? by RS Wood
I have never used a wireless mouse but I came across these two this morning in the attic after moving into a rental property....
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February 13th 17 12:31 AM
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Not a valid PGP SEA file. by Norm X[_2_]
Hi, When I Google the error in the subject line (with quotes) I get a listing of a Microsoft module. Logical, it is compiled for Windows. When I invoke it in...
February 12th 17 10:06 PM
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What's with all the HASH? by jonas3@nocrap.com
Until recently, HASH was a food, made from Corned Beef. Or another food made from potatoes (hash browns). Or it was an illegal drug made from cannibis...
February 12th 17 11:36 AM
by Kerr Mudd-John Go to last post
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Buffalo NAS Failes To Assign Drive Letters by XPUser
Buffalo NASNavagator2 show the NAS and it IP Address on my LAN so I think this is real. After booting several times I still get this message and the same IP...
February 11th 17 05:24 PM
by Paul[_32_] Go to last post
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Network by Glitters
Somehow killed my laptops access to the internet. Has both WiFi and Cat5 to my WiFi Router. Finally got WiFi working but cannot access my NAS on the LAN via...
February 11th 17 01:10 PM
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Activate WinXP without the Activation Key by jaugustine@verizon.net
Hi, Note: I heard that MS no longer supports activation of WinXP. A ham friend of mine found a procedure on the Internet for "activating" WinXP...
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February 8th 17 08:05 PM
by gfretwell@aol.com Go to last post
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Disable automatic opening of videos by jonas3@nocrap.com
Before HTML4, to load videos (such as youtube) required Flash Player. Because I have a very slow internet connection, I often take my laptop computer to a...
February 8th 17 02:32 PM
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[OT] Identity Theft by RoadRunnerLA
The National Institute of Informatics (NII) in Japan claims that taking and publishing photos of subjects who are flashing the popular two-fingered 'V'...
February 7th 17 06:32 PM
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OMG. It's a LOT of work to set up Firefox for privacy on WinXP! by Ann Dunham
I'm trying to figure out and document how to set up Firefox for privacy on WinXP due to data-mining attempts in web pages that I frequent. It's complex as can...
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February 7th 17 01:04 PM
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Tip: Kaspersky blocks Firefox's secure connections by T
Hi All, This took a bit to figure out, so here goes ... -T Windows XP, Kaspersky Internet Security blocks Firefox's https connections as "insecure"
February 7th 17 08:13 AM
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The Color Red by RoadRunnerLA
On Thu, 2 Feb 2017 19:36:04 +0800, Mr. Man-wai Chang wrote in message: : On Wed, 1 Feb 2017 19:39:51 +0000 (UTC), Haruto Tanaka...
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February 6th 17 06:27 PM
by Gene Wirchenko[_2_] Go to last post
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