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Forum: General XP issues or comments July 1st 10, 03:00 AM Posted to microsoft.public.windowsxp.general
Replies: 18
Views: 402
Posted By Andrew E.
Need help booting RAID drive

Youre not even close to having RAID.....
Integrating drivers is the last step,including them in a xp cd probably
hurts more than it helps...At this point,boot into the BIOS,set it for
RAID...
Forum: General XP issues or comments July 1st 10, 03:00 AM Posted to microsoft.public.windowsxp.general
Replies: 18
Views: 402
Posted By Andrew E.
Need help booting RAID drive

Youre not even close to having RAID.....
Integrating drivers is the last step,including them in a xp cd probably
hurts more than it helps...At this point,boot into the BIOS,set it for
RAID...
Forum: The Basics July 1st 10, 02:53 AM Posted to microsoft.public.windowsxp.basics
Replies: 8
Views: 6,282
Posted By Andrew E.
How to Repair or Restore WMI

If WMI is corrupted,or damaged,then you should open cmd prompt.
In cmd,type: Sfc /Scannow Then install youre xp cd,exit the menu
page.Sfc repairs/replaces the windows OS files,auto.Once its
...
Forum: General XP issues or comments July 1st 10, 02:53 AM Posted to microsoft.public.windowsxp.general
Replies: 2
Views: 224
Posted By Andrew E.
cannot ping certain workstations through hostnames

Try this link for some help.
http://search.microsoft.com/results.aspx?mkt=en-US&setlang=en-US&q=Ping+check

"Greg" wrote:

Hello

We have a problem where certain pcs cannot be pinged through a...
Forum: The Basics July 1st 10, 02:53 AM Posted to microsoft.public.windowsxp.basics
Replies: 8
Views: 6,282
Posted By Andrew E.
How to Repair or Restore WMI

If WMI is corrupted,or damaged,then you should open cmd prompt.
In cmd,type: Sfc /Scannow Then install youre xp cd,exit the menu
page.Sfc repairs/replaces the windows OS files,auto.Once its
...
Forum: General XP issues or comments July 1st 10, 02:53 AM Posted to microsoft.public.windowsxp.general
Replies: 2
Views: 224
Posted By Andrew E.
cannot ping certain workstations through hostnames

Try this link for some help.
http://search.microsoft.com/results.aspx?mkt=en-US&setlang=en-US&q=Ping+check

"Greg" wrote:

Hello

We have a problem where certain pcs cannot be pinged through a...
Forum: Hardware and Windows XP June 13th 10, 05:32 AM Posted to microsoft.public.windowsxp.hardware
Replies: 16
Views: 1,313
Posted By Andrew E.
Connecting/disconnecting Seagate HDDs.

In most cases,very few desktop boards (pcs),have the ability for
hot-plugging...Even if the SATA hd might have such a connection,the
MB would determine if its available,read the owners manual..Hot...
Forum: Hardware and Windows XP June 13th 10, 05:32 AM Posted to microsoft.public.windowsxp.hardware
Replies: 16
Views: 1,313
Posted By Andrew E.
Connecting/disconnecting Seagate HDDs.

In most cases,very few desktop boards (pcs),have the ability for
hot-plugging...Even if the SATA hd might have such a connection,the
MB would determine if its available,read the owners manual..Hot...
Forum: The Basics June 10th 10, 04:34 AM Posted to microsoft.public.windowsxp.basics
Replies: 14
Views: 703
Posted By Andrew E.
using anti-malware causing 100% usage

Youre running way to much anti-malware/spyware software.Try
picking one utility,if more than 1 runs at any given time they
only corrupt the OS,& give poor results.

"timOleary" wrote:

Seems...
Forum: The Basics June 10th 10, 04:34 AM Posted to microsoft.public.windowsxp.basics
Replies: 14
Views: 703
Posted By Andrew E.
using anti-malware causing 100% usage

Youre running way to much anti-malware/spyware software.Try
picking one utility,if more than 1 runs at any given time they
only corrupt the OS,& give poor results.

"timOleary" wrote:

Seems...
Forum: Windows XP Help and Support June 10th 10, 04:34 AM Posted to microsoft.public.windowsxp.help_and_support
Replies: 11
Views: 1,206
Posted By Andrew E.
ATI Control Panel Failed to Initialize

ATI control panel was eliminated by ATI years ago,the ATI catalyst
replaces it as one unit..Uninstall the control-panel,reinstall the catalyst..

"unknown" wrote:

Forum: General XP issues or comments June 6th 10, 05:29 PM Posted to microsoft.public.windowsxp.general
Replies: 6
Views: 258
Posted By Andrew E.
Cant get help elsewhere

Try internet options,edit the tabs.Also,open user accounts,open youre
profile,locate & set to use .NET with youre account..You also might need
to set up a .NET passport if not yet done,get this...
Forum: General XP issues or comments June 6th 10, 05:29 PM Posted to microsoft.public.windowsxp.general
Replies: 6
Views: 258
Posted By Andrew E.
Cant get help elsewhere

Try internet options,edit the tabs.Also,open user accounts,open youre
profile,locate & set to use .NET with youre account..You also might need
to set up a .NET passport if not yet done,get this...
Forum: General XP issues or comments June 4th 10, 01:24 AM Posted to microsoft.public.windowsxp.general
Replies: 4
Views: 224
Posted By Andrew E.
No Audio Device

Try installing the boards chipset installation utility,get that at the mfg
web
site (intel,amd,etc)...

"Bostjan Glazar" wrote:

In Control panel Sounds ... it says No Audio Device, but Device...
Forum: General XP issues or comments June 4th 10, 01:24 AM Posted to microsoft.public.windowsxp.general
Replies: 4
Views: 224
Posted By Andrew E.
No Audio Device

Try installing the boards chipset installation utility,get that at the mfg
web
site (intel,amd,etc)...

"Bostjan Glazar" wrote:

In Control panel Sounds ... it says No Audio Device, but Device...
Forum: Windows XP Help and Support June 3rd 10, 10:12 AM Posted to microsoft.public.windowsxp.help_and_support
Replies: 3
Views: 362
Posted By Andrew E.
PC start-up problem

Thats a tricky one,however it should'nt cause start-up problems.
Either way,the cause is SNMP,part of internet software..
The fix,open regedit,expand HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE,software,microsoft,
...
Forum: General XP issues or comments June 3rd 10, 09:54 AM Posted to microsoft.public.windowsxp.general
Replies: 10
Views: 242
Posted By Andrew E.
Can't delete file

"The Owner"...Windows have adminisrators with certain user rights,
but it also has "Thee Administrator",the s makes alot of diffrence.
Try safe mode,enter xp as the "administrator"...

"Menno...
Forum: General XP issues or comments June 3rd 10, 09:54 AM Posted to microsoft.public.windowsxp.general
Replies: 10
Views: 242
Posted By Andrew E.
Can't delete file

"The Owner"...Windows have adminisrators with certain user rights,
but it also has "Thee Administrator",the s makes alot of diffrence.
Try safe mode,enter xp as the "administrator"...

"Menno...
Forum: General XP issues or comments May 30th 10, 03:06 AM Posted to microsoft.public.windowsxp.general
Replies: 3
Views: 199
Posted By Andrew E.
Formatting External drive

The 1st post is somewhat correct,however,try run,type: diskmgmt.msc
In msc,L.click the drive,go to actions,all,select: "make active"


"Dennis" wrote:

I have a Western Digital 1.0 TB drive...
Forum: Windows XP Help and Support May 22nd 10, 04:13 AM Posted to microsoft.public.windowsxp.help_and_support
Replies: 5
Views: 293
Posted By Andrew E.
cant defrag c drive becuase of chkdsk self cancel win (xp home)

Try run,type: cmd In cmd type: CLEANMGR Select C: Once thru,
type: Defrag C: Once thru,type: CHKDSK C: Type: CHKDSK C: /F
Agree to restart,type: EXIT Restart pc.

"Matrix-27" wrote:

this...
Forum: General XP issues or comments May 22nd 10, 04:10 AM Posted to microsoft.public.windowsxp.general
Replies: 5
Views: 324
Posted By Andrew E.
Safety Scan

"Safety Scan"...As to what safety measures is it scanning,& if thats
the name of the utility,then its probably thru windows Live,microsoft
has never offered such a utility for xp..Try...
Forum: General XP issues or comments May 22nd 10, 03:56 AM Posted to microsoft.public.windowsxp.general
Replies: 12
Views: 444
Posted By Andrew E.
Activation by Phone to a "Real" Person at Microsoft

That xp cd will not work with another pc..The 25 letters/numbers was
not issued by microsoft,it is thru the pc mfg with a volume
license...Microsoft
keys are always seperate from the pc,usually in...
Forum: Windows XP and video cards, drivers and similar May 21st 10, 03:45 AM Posted to microsoft.public.windowsxp.video
Replies: 2
Views: 2,681
Posted By Andrew E.
Movie saved to CD...audio but no video

A CD has limited space with video use,a DVD might be better unless
youre under the capacity..If so,try running the video thru a decoder/
encoder,get it at microsoft....
Forum: Hardware and Windows XP May 21st 10, 03:39 AM Posted to microsoft.public.windowsxp.hardware
Replies: 6
Views: 564
Posted By Andrew E.
Change driver of network printer on local machine?

Download "print migrator" from microsoft,it has those features & more..

"yuppicide" wrote:

We have a bunch of computers in the office which connect to a Win2003SBS.

We have two Brother laser...
Forum: Hardware and Windows XP May 21st 10, 03:39 AM Posted to microsoft.public.windowsxp.hardware
Replies: 6
Views: 564
Posted By Andrew E.
Change driver of network printer on local machine?

Download "print migrator" from microsoft,it has those features & more..

"yuppicide" wrote:

We have a bunch of computers in the office which connect to a Win2003SBS.

We have two Brother laser...
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