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Windows Display by cannew
I have a screen saver and I have it set to come on in 7 minutes. Then in display, I click the power button and I have my monitor to turn off after 45 minutes...
November 15th 09 10:28 PM
by R. McCarty Go to last post
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Unable to connect to msn.com by Mark H. - NJ
Out of nowhere, I am unable to connect to msn.com. Initially I was being redirected to V14.msn.com. I was being told something along the lines that the...
November 15th 09 10:20 PM
by Jose Go to last post
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Re-installing IE7 after IE8 fails by LeeCC
My OS is Windows XP Pro. Recently I upgrade to IE8 from IE7, but do not find its features satisfactory (e.g. Yahoo Finance gives tiny fonts in exchange...
November 15th 09 09:53 PM
by Bill in Co. Go to last post
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Default Save As directory by Jeff Stanton
In all of the programs I use, the Save As command always point to C:/My Documents. Is it possible to change things so that the command defaults to a...
November 15th 09 08:54 PM
by SPAMCOP User Go to last post
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amd64, i386? by Smirnoff
XP Pro, SP3, MSE Probably a naive question but haven't really thought about it before. When I am in Win Explorer, under Local Disk (C), there are 2 folders...
November 15th 09 05:14 PM
by SPAMCOP User Go to last post
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Compatible? Modem and Router by MapleE.
Hi: The Modem and Router Combo. I've been using for years is 'G' form that is 'non-fast' one, .... 54 Mbps. Now I want more speed, then I'm thinking of 'N'...
November 15th 09 02:14 PM
by MapleE. Go to last post
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IE 8 toolbar problem by AB
I'm using IE 8 with Windows xp. Yesterday the toolbar background turned black, and on the right hand side ofthe screen (where print, home etc icons are) it...
November 15th 09 01:50 PM
by AB Go to last post
4 186
NTP Issues w/XP Pro by Dave Onex[_2_]
Hi Folks; I have a laptop here running XP Pro. It's fully updated and has been a stellar machine for years. There's just one issue - lately I've been getting...
November 15th 09 06:48 AM
by Dave Onex Go to last post
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Using old screen savers in WinXP by kev
I have an old screen saver from Enteract that was designed for Windows 3.1. I can install it, but it doesn't show up in the screen saver list, and nothing...
November 15th 09 06:29 AM
by Alan Edwards Go to last post
1 195
Remote desktop reboots target pc by Ken G
Remote desktop has been working on my home network, and from work to home, but suddenly now it reboots the target PC and doesn't connect. What could have...
November 15th 09 06:24 AM
by Ken G Go to last post
1 174
ADD/Remove program window buttons missing by wk5062
When Open add/remove program window there are no ad/remve buttons with each program. they have disappeared. Programs list is there with size and amount of...
November 15th 09 03:09 AM
by Rich Barry Go to last post
4 209
Installed Windows Live Mail - Outlook Express tries compact messa by Simus
I switched to Windows Live Mail as Outlook Express was no longer supported, but now I am getting every five minute a message that Outlook Express wants to...
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November 15th 09 01:57 AM
by PA Bear [MS MVP] Go to last post
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PC not happy well!!!!! - won't boot by moonraker
Hi there, As a very lovely Polish young lady at work used to put it "Canna you 'elp me!!!" Symptoms Press start button Screen appears - American megatrends...
November 15th 09 12:54 AM
by Paul Go to last post
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Data read by axon
I need to read the data off a SATA drive from my laptop. I've plugged the drive into the first SATA port on the motherboard of my desktop (WinXP SP3), the OS...
November 15th 09 12:45 AM
by axon Go to last post
5 171
Microsoft .NETFramework 1.1 Service Pack 1 won't install by moon4707
Hi, I have Windows XP Pro. I have tried to download and install Mircrosoft ..NETFramework 1.1 Service Pack 1 five times. Each time it fails to install. What...
November 14th 09 11:32 PM
by SPAMCOP User Go to last post
5 205
Microsoft Security Essentials on Windows XP by David
I have a PC running XP that has only a dialup connection. I have downloaded the Security Essentials install file to a USB flash drive on another PC with a...
November 14th 09 11:12 PM
by PA Bear [MS MVP] Go to last post
4 321
Use of Windows Automatic Updates (How to configure?) by David
I have XP Pro/SP2 on my PC. I also have a dialup internet connection which I know is very slow. I have declined to install SP3 on my PC because of the many...
November 14th 09 11:06 PM
by PA Bear [MS MVP] Go to last post
5 269
.net framework installations by weeblzwabl
hi all. just a question. in my computer I have the following: ..net framework 1.1 - ..net framework 2.0 service pack 2 - 184 mb ..net framework 3.0...
November 14th 09 11:06 PM
by SPAMCOP User Go to last post
6 240
Windows 7 or vista..? by robertwill
Hi to all I am planning to buy new laptop.But confused little which system to buy.So please share your experience so i can get some ideas.which one is better..?
November 14th 09 09:12 PM
by Lem[_2_] Go to last post
6 171
Full Screen by Jan van de Poll
Hi all I can run my application in Full Screen mode (No Win Xp window visible) on two of three computers that have Xp sp2. When I try to run the same app in...
November 14th 09 06:09 PM
by JS Go to last post
5 156
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