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Forum: General XP issues or comments December 1st 18, 06:17 AM Posted to microsoft.public.windowsxp.general
Replies: 36
Views: 156
Posted By [email protected]
O.T. Cleaning computer

On Fri, 30 Nov 2018 20:18:41 -0800 (PST), Mark Twain
wrote:

In passing... had (4) power outages
today all while I was online!

Thankfully the 8500 came back up OK
each...
Forum: General XP issues or comments December 1st 18, 05:56 AM Posted to microsoft.public.windowsxp.general
Replies: 36
Views: 156
Posted By [email protected]
O.T. Cleaning computer

On Fri, 30 Nov 2018 20:12:58 -0800 (PST), Mark Twain
wrote:

I meant (rivets) not(2) of course..

Maybe I can get a set of anti-static
brushes that can get in-between the...
Forum: General XP issues or comments November 20th 18, 11:31 PM Posted to microsoft.public.windowsxp.general
Replies: 7
Views: 116
Posted By [email protected]
Video View

On Tue, 20 Nov 2018 10:42:19 -0800, Fred
wrote:

Is there some add-on that will allow viewing website videos on Win XP
Pro. For Firefox for ???
Some videos play some say...
Forum: General XP issues or comments November 18th 18, 01:35 AM Posted to microsoft.public.windowsxp.general
Replies: 28
Views: 343
Posted By [email protected]
How do you make a batch file accept 1-char keyboard input WITHOUT having to also press carriage return?

On Sat, 17 Nov 2018 22:14:33 +0000, MikeS wrote:

On 29/05/2018 02:19, wrote:
On Tue, 29 May 2018 00:13:59 +0000 (UTC), Bob J Jones
...
Forum: General XP issues or comments November 5th 18, 10:24 PM Posted to microsoft.public.windowsxp.general
Replies: 9
Views: 166
Posted By [email protected]
New XP machine?

On 5 Nov 2018 17:53:29 GMT, KenK wrote:

I'm thinking of a new desktop and Amazon scammed me an offer of a
refurbished Dell desktop for $109. Catch is, it's XP. While I like...
Forum: General XP issues or comments November 1st 18, 06:09 AM Posted to microsoft.public.windowsxp.general
Replies: 6
Views: 104
Posted By [email protected]
APC beeping

On Wed, 31 Oct 2018 20:12:47 -0700 (PDT), Andy
wrote:

I had some lighting and several power outages.

My APC is beeping.

I checked my AC voltage and it is around 98...
Forum: General XP issues or comments October 13th 18, 04:33 AM Posted to microsoft.public.windowsxp.general
Replies: 9
Views: 151
Posted By [email protected]
O.T. Frequent movie stops

On Fri, 12 Oct 2018 18:48:20 -0700 (PDT), Andy
wrote:


I have a HDMI port on my computer.

Can I run a cable to my TV and view movies that way?

I just put an old PC...
Forum: General XP issues or comments October 13th 18, 01:42 AM Posted to microsoft.public.windowsxp.general
Replies: 9
Views: 151
Posted By [email protected]
O.T. Frequent movie stops

On Fri, 12 Oct 2018 18:59:54 -0400, Paul
wrote:

Andy wrote:
I use a Blu Ray player to play movies on Amazon Prime.

I have frequent problems with the movie...
Forum: General XP issues or comments October 12th 18, 12:37 AM Posted to microsoft.public.windowsxp.general
Replies: 11
Views: 234
Posted By [email protected]
Can't reinstall XP

On Thu, 11 Oct 2018 18:05:18 -0400, Paul
wrote:

KenK wrote:
I have an old Compaq Presario 5000 which is extremely slow. Used the disk
and instructions that came with...
Forum: General XP issues or comments October 11th 18, 08:30 PM Posted to microsoft.public.windowsxp.general
Replies: 11
Views: 234
Posted By [email protected]
Can't reinstall XP

On 11 Oct 2018 17:10:06 GMT, KenK wrote:

I have an old Compaq Presario 5000 which is extremely slow. Used the disk
and instructions that came with it to reinstall XP....
Forum: General XP issues or comments October 11th 18, 06:20 AM Posted to microsoft.public.windowsxp.general
Replies: 8
Views: 162
Posted By [email protected]
Firefox can't load the Samsung website?

On Wed, 10 Oct 2018 22:05:08 -0600, "Bill in Co"
wrote:

I'm trying to open the Ssmsung website, but what happens is it briefly loads
but then immediately reverts...
Forum: General XP issues or comments September 25th 18, 07:47 AM Posted to microsoft.public.windowsxp.general
Replies: 4
Views: 105
Posted By [email protected]
What is the best product to format Thumb drives.

On Mon, 24 Sep 2018 22:57:35 -0600, "Bill in Co"
wrote:

wrote:
What do people use to partition and format thumb drives these days
(load boot...
Forum: General XP issues or comments September 25th 18, 05:03 AM Posted to microsoft.public.windowsxp.general
Replies: 4
Views: 105
Posted By [email protected]
What is the best product to format Thumb drives.

What do people use to partition and format thumb drives these days
(load boot sectors etc)
I have an old application from HP that kind of works but it is not
easy to do.
Forum: General XP issues or comments September 10th 18, 06:35 AM Posted to microsoft.public.windowsxp.general
Replies: 19
Views: 179
Posted By [email protected]
f these were bogus he would not have 100% favorable.

On Sun, 09 Sep 2018 21:34:47 -0700, mike wrote:

My memory ain't what it used to be, but some observations...

Back when I was looking into this, people were reporting...
Forum: General XP issues or comments September 10th 18, 04:19 AM Posted to microsoft.public.windowsxp.general
Replies: 19
Views: 179
Posted By [email protected]
f these were bogus he would not have 100% favorable.

On Sun, 09 Sep 2018 20:54:04 -0500, (Ant) wrote:

Andy wrote:
...
I saw Win 7 Pro on Ebay for less than $20.

And how do we know it is legit?

I...
Forum: General XP issues or comments September 10th 18, 01:51 AM Posted to microsoft.public.windowsxp.general
Replies: 19
Views: 179
Posted By [email protected]
Where to get a legal copy of Windows 7

On Sun, 9 Sep 2018 20:00:05 +0100, "J. P. Gilliver (John)"
wrote:

In message ,
writes:
[]
I just bought one...
Forum: General XP issues or comments September 9th 18, 07:07 PM Posted to microsoft.public.windowsxp.general
Replies: 19
Views: 179
Posted By [email protected]
Where to get a legal copy of Windows 7

On Sun, 9 Sep 2018 13:19:03 -0400, Big Al wrote:

On 09/09/2018 12:28 PM, Java Jive wrote:
On 09/09/2018 17:14, John Dulak wrote:

You must not be looking very hard on...
Forum: General XP issues or comments September 9th 18, 07:05 PM Posted to microsoft.public.windowsxp.general
Replies: 19
Views: 179
Posted By [email protected]
Where to get a legal copy of Windows 7

On Sun, 9 Sep 2018 17:28:45 +0100, Java Jive
wrote:

On 09/09/2018 17:14, John Dulak wrote:

You must not be looking very hard on ebay.

...
Forum: General XP issues or comments September 9th 18, 06:54 PM Posted to microsoft.public.windowsxp.general
Replies: 19
Views: 179
Posted By [email protected]
Where to get a legal copy of Windows 7

On Sun, 9 Sep 2018 08:56:25 +0100, "J. P. Gilliver (John)"
wrote:

In message ,
writes:
[]
And yea, I know...
Forum: General XP issues or comments September 7th 18, 07:08 AM Posted to microsoft.public.windowsxp.general
Replies: 12
Views: 141
Posted By [email protected]
What is the oldest version of Firefox that willl load new websites?

On Thu, 6 Sep 2018 20:12:58 -0600, "Bill in Co"
wrote:

Paul wrote:
Bill in Co wrote:
Paul wrote:
wrote:
I'm running XP Pro SP3...
Forum: General XP issues or comments September 7th 18, 12:33 AM Posted to microsoft.public.windowsxp.general
Replies: 12
Views: 141
Posted By [email protected]
What is the oldest version of Firefox that willl load new websites?

On Thu, 06 Sep 2018 15:02:42 -0500, wrote:

I'm running XP Pro SP3 on an older laptop T43 Lenovo.
I upgraded from Firefox 28 or 29 (something like that), to Firefox 47.
This...
Forum: General XP issues or comments September 7th 18, 12:32 AM Posted to microsoft.public.windowsxp.general
Replies: 12
Views: 141
Posted By [email protected]
What is the oldest version of Firefox that willl load new websites?

On Thu, 06 Sep 2018 15:02:42 -0500, wrote:

I'm running XP Pro SP3 on an older laptop T43 Lenovo.
I upgraded from Firefox 28 or 29 (something like that), to Firefox 47.
This...
Forum: General XP issues or comments September 6th 18, 02:40 AM Posted to microsoft.public.windowsxp.general
Replies: 25
Views: 307
Posted By [email protected]
Merge text files & then sort unique in DOS

On Wed, 5 Sep 2018 17:07:05 -0500, "Mynews"
wrote:

"Grease Monkey" wrote in message
...

Merging text files is easy in DOS
for %f in...
Forum: General XP issues or comments September 2nd 18, 08:18 AM Posted to microsoft.public.windowsxp.general
Replies: 9
Views: 214
Posted By [email protected]
Javascript and FF 52.9.0

On Sun, 2 Sep 2018 01:58:43 -0500, VanguardLH wrote:

gfretwell wrote:

I did a refresh that is supposed to create a fresh profile but that
didn't work. I did notice one thing....
Forum: General XP issues or comments September 2nd 18, 06:26 AM Posted to microsoft.public.windowsxp.general
Replies: 9
Views: 214
Posted By [email protected]
Javascript and FF 52.9.0

On Fri, 24 Aug 2018 01:27:31 -0500, VanguardLH wrote:

gfretwell wrote:

Safe mode certainly makes it better. I am thinking about just using
safe mode all the time.

Safe mode...
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