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Shared Document folder vs Document folder by Twayne[_2_]
Crossposted to .general and .customize. Hi, Have a strange XP Pro SP2+ non-problem but an annoyance I'd like to ask about. In essence, Win Explorer is...
September 19th 08 05:19 PM
by Twayne[_2_] Go to last post
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Windows XP Won't Show Default Web Page Colors Anymore by Pat Cook
Hi everyone: I have tried EVERYTHING I can think of to find what could be causing this and how to fix this but DESPITE having gone back to the Windows XP...
September 19th 08 07:25 AM
by Pat Cook Go to last post
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Standard desktop backgrounds disappeared by Dave Mosbruger
I want to temporarily change my Desktop background to one of the standard Windows XP background elements. To my surprise, the list of available backgrounds...
September 19th 08 05:29 AM
by Dave Mosbruger Go to last post
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Pointer Scheme by Snake
When I click to apply any new pointer scheme nothing changes the cursors stays the same. The PC is connected to a network but that shouldn't matter I guess....
September 18th 08 05:26 PM
by Connie Bell Go to last post
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Getting rid of phantom hotkey by herbert422
I am unsure if this the correct forum to post, but I am trying to remove a phantom hotkey. I assigned "ctrl+shift+f" to a shortcut but accidentally did a...
September 18th 08 09:31 AM
by Olórin[_2_] Go to last post
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Task bar properties notification area by Steve L.
I can no longer customize the icons. When I click the drop down arrow to select "Never Show" or another change, nothing happens. I don't get the dropdown...
September 18th 08 09:23 AM
by ju.c[_2_] Go to last post
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a organize tab in menu bar by wldchild
does this exist in xp or just vista
September 15th 08 11:23 AM
by Mick Murphy Go to last post
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Using old color schemes by Martin Eisenberg
Hi there, might I encounter any problems adding my old Win98 color scheme (stored in a .reg file) on XP? Martin -- Quidquid latine scriptum est, altum...
September 15th 08 04:06 AM
by Andrew E. Go to last post
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Win XP Display Issue by Scott
My 6-year old Win XP Pro desktop has always been very stable. Lately, I have an intermittent problem. The desktop looks fine, but when I open any program, the...
September 15th 08 04:04 AM
by Andrew E. Go to last post
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There must be a way to MANUALLY run the Sandisk U3 flash drive autoplay! by Laura Fredericks
-----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE----- Hash: SHA1 On 12 Sep 2008 23:31:03 -0500, "Toby" wrote in post: Isn't this U3 stuff just about the...
September 13th 08 04:40 PM
by Laura Fredericks Go to last post
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** DVD / CD-ROM drive disappeared ** by Mikemiller80
I don't know if anyone is going to reply to this since the posting is four years old. I can't seem to find out how to post my question that somewhat relates...
September 13th 08 03:43 AM
by Galen Go to last post
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Drag and drop confirmation prompt in XP "Windows Explorer"? by Cookiemaster
Hello, Windows XP SP2 Simple Workgroup configuration, no domain controller Internet Explorer 6 At work there is someone who sometimes accidentally move...
September 11th 08 09:47 AM
by ju.c[_2_] Go to last post
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Changing background by Johnny D
Recently I have been unable to change my desktop background. Right clicking and setting as background does nothing. If I try desktop properties the only...
September 10th 08 08:34 PM
by gulliver1953 Go to last post
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address bar in task bar is gone by David R. Woodsided
I am running XP Home Edition Version 2002 SP 3. I believe this happenned when I installed the SP 3 download for Windows. The address bar disappeared at the...
September 9th 08 05:34 AM
by Ramesh Srinivasan, MS-MVP Go to last post
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Tutorials and templates for Services by Margaret Bartley[_2_]
My WindowsXP machine is a stand-alone in my home. I have a dial-up internet connection. I notice that there are a lot of services running on my machine that...
September 9th 08 03:58 AM
by mhc Go to last post
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Corrupted Desktop - White Border on the left... by Gar
One of our users has a corrupted desktop. On the left handside of his desktop there is a white panel about 2" across the screen - it is very similar to the...
September 8th 08 11:23 AM
by TaurArian[_3_] Go to last post
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Notepad reversing or mirroring data by Ditchhook
Hi, I did an unknown misstroke on my keyboard, and Notepad did something exotic: it made a strange reversal of the data. I was making a crude ASCII map, and...
September 7th 08 11:15 AM
by ju.c[_2_] Go to last post
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Start Menu-removing Documents by Stu[_3_]
I recently had to reload XP Pro. I did have "Documents" deleted from the Start Menu by changing something in the registry, by I can't remember how I did It. ...
September 4th 08 02:41 AM
by Nepatsfan Go to last post
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Changing Display Properties via VBA by RLN[_2_]
WinXP-SP3 When you click "Display" in Control Panel, there are 5 tab s of information: "Themes","Desktop","Screensaver", "Appearance","Settings". Does...
September 3rd 08 09:51 PM
by Margaret Bartley[_2_] Go to last post
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Customizing Explorer sidebar by Sue
Hi, I am wondering how to customize the shortcuts represented on the left side of explore windows? Thanks! Sue
September 2nd 08 07:47 AM
by spuff Go to last post
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