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Forum: Windows XP Help and Support April 9th 21, 01:02 PM Posted to microsoft.public.windowsxp.help_and_support
Replies: 2
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Posted By JJ[_14_]
Entering into clipboard

On Thu, 8 Apr 2021 12:46:04 -0700 (PDT), Ivan Denisovich wrote:
I want to put the string "k4o3" into the clipboard. How can I do so from
Excel VBA? Thanks for all suggestions.

Haven't actually...
Forum: Windows XP Help and Support April 8th 21, 01:26 AM Posted to microsoft.public.windowsxp.help_and_support
Replies: 4
Views: 60
Posted By JJ[_14_]
Entering password automatically

On Wed, 7 Apr 2021 08:20:07 -0700 (PDT), Ivan Denisovich wrote:

Thanks for replying. I have an active logon screen for an app I use. The
username is already entered. I need to enter the...
Forum: Windows XP Help and Support April 7th 21, 02:38 AM Posted to microsoft.public.windowsxp.help_and_support
Replies: 4
Views: 60
Posted By JJ[_14_]
Entering password automatically

On Tue, 6 Apr 2021 12:16:07 -0700 (PDT), Ivan Denisovich wrote:
Can someone please recommend a simple Windows 10 script which will cause
the password to be entered into the relevant field when...
Forum: General XP issues or comments April 1st 21, 04:31 PM Posted to microsoft.public.windowsxp.general
Replies: 26
Views: 320
Posted By JJ[_14_]
Google is redirecting me to a "consent" page - is it new or just me ?

On Thu, 1 Apr 2021 15:30:37 +0200, R.Wieser wrote:

Lol. Just clicking "I agree" (just do anything with my data you wish)
would than be a lot easier. :-)

They doe it even before we clicked...
Forum: General XP issues or comments March 31st 21, 06:41 PM Posted to microsoft.public.windowsxp.general
Replies: 26
Views: 320
Posted By JJ[_14_]
Google is redirecting me to a "consent" page - is it new or just me ?

On Wed, 31 Mar 2021 18:17:11 +0200, R.Wieser wrote:
Charlie+",

Fair enough! I did give up eventually on not using js!

I'm a person with low requirements and as a result have yet to...
Forum: General XP issues or comments March 26th 21, 03:56 PM Posted to microsoft.public.windowsxp.general
Replies: 4
Views: 82
Posted By JJ[_14_]
Sudden flood of notifications

On Fri, 26 Mar 2021 14:53:42 +0000, Terry Pinnell wrote:
An issue I've never had before, so looking for any insights please.

While running a normally reliable application (a macro in Macro...
Forum: General XP issues or comments March 13th 21, 09:48 AM Posted to microsoft.public.windowsxp.general
Replies: 9
Views: 188
Posted By JJ[_14_]
XP "Send To" folder not working

On Fri, 12 Mar 2021 16:03:15 -0500, John Dulak wrote:
The "Send To" item in Windows Explorer's right click context menu does NOT show
all the items in the Send To folder. It does show some other...
Forum: General XP issues or comments March 6th 21, 02:23 PM Posted to microsoft.public.windowsxp.general
Replies: 9
Views: 298
Posted By JJ[_14_]
Has anyone used MS official forum's NNTP bridge?

On Sat, 06 Mar 2021 09:26:58 +1300, Ralph Fox wrote:

The Microsoft news server was shut down many years ago, but that is not
relevant to the NNTP bridge.

The NNTP bridge does not use...
Forum: General XP issues or comments March 5th 21, 10:19 AM Posted to microsoft.public.windowsxp.general
Replies: 9
Views: 298
Posted By JJ[_14_]
Has anyone used MS official forum's NNTP bridge?

On Fri, 5 Mar 2021 13:28:37 +0800, Lu Wei wrote:
Someone posted about the project:
https://github.com/JochenKalmbach/communitybridge3
I wonder if the "official" forum is still friendly to...
Forum: General XP issues or comments February 21st 21, 03:04 PM Posted to microsoft.public.windowsxp.general
Replies: 4
Views: 161
Posted By JJ[_14_]
Udentified Subject

On Sat, 20 Feb 2021 12:21:19 +0000, J. P. Gilliver (John) wrote:

Why would anyone want such a thing?

Collectors and researchers, mostly.

(I thought Microsoft timebombed all betas since...
Forum: General XP issues or comments February 20th 21, 10:40 AM Posted to microsoft.public.windowsxp.general
Replies: 4
Views: 161
Posted By JJ[_14_]
Udentified Subject

On Fri, 19 Feb 2021 18:11:06 +0000, J. P. Gilliver (John) wrote:

What's Windows Vienna?

Unreleased version of Windows 7. Similar to Windows Nashville which is
presumably for Windows 96 which...
Forum: General XP issues or comments February 6th 21, 01:51 PM Posted to microsoft.public.windowsxp.general
Replies: 10
Views: 288
Posted By JJ[_14_]
What's the best modern web browser to use in old Windows XP SP3 these days?

On Sat, 6 Feb 2021 11:37:47 +0100, G.F. wrote:

I use Maxthon 5 (5.1.6.3000) since it's the only browser that let me watch
the videos of Youtube and almost any other video.

Be warned. Maxthon...
Forum: General XP issues or comments January 20th 21, 07:52 PM Posted to microsoft.public.windowsxp.general
Replies: 9
Views: 319
Posted By JJ[_14_]
Record What Is Playing

On Tue, 19 Jan 2021 17:43:43 -0800, RecentlyOrLately wrote:
How do I get Audacity to record what Windows browser is playing ?
Not using a mic !

For Windows XP, that can only be possible if the...
Forum: General XP issues or comments January 20th 21, 07:43 PM Posted to microsoft.public.windowsxp.general
Replies: 1
Views: 234
Posted By JJ[_14_]
How do I get both a speaker and mic volume control up on screen at the same time.

On Tue, 19 Jan 2021 17:14:36 -0800, RecentlyOrLately wrote:
Running audacity and I am constantly fighting to either hear or record.

I have to keep fiddling with Control Panel Sounds.

I...
Forum: General XP issues or comments January 20th 21, 07:29 PM Posted to microsoft.public.windowsxp.general
Replies: 27
Views: 615
Posted By JJ[_14_]
FireFox 52 not showing any failure-result codes.

On Tue, 19 Jan 2021 13:06:58 +0100, R.Wieser wrote:
Hello all,

Just now I entered an URL into FF 52 which resulted in a blank window.
Asking for the sourcecode gave me the same blank...
Forum: General XP issues or comments January 6th 21, 11:51 AM Posted to microsoft.public.windowsxp.general
Replies: 45
Views: 1,140
Posted By JJ[_14_]
Aren't you wearied of Windows XP?

On Tue, 05 Jan 2021 20:34:28 -0600, Ant wrote:
What about FreeDOS in VMs?

Good luck playing Dig Dug in a VM. :)
Forum: General XP issues or comments January 6th 21, 11:49 AM Posted to microsoft.public.windowsxp.general
Replies: 45
Views: 1,140
Posted By JJ[_14_]
Aren't you wearied of Windows XP?

On Tue, 05 Jan 2021 09:59:29 -0500, wrote:

DOSBOX doesn't seem to support all of the PROMPT tricks I used in DOS
6.3. (redefining keyboard keys etc)

Yes, it doesn't support...
Forum: General XP issues or comments January 5th 21, 04:55 AM Posted to microsoft.public.windowsxp.general
Replies: 45
Views: 1,140
Posted By JJ[_14_]
Aren't you wearied of Windows XP?

On Mon, 04 Jan 2021 17:01:55 -0500, wrote:

The stuff that runs from the command line is pretty limited
after you got to XP or 7.

That'll be more like all 64-bit Windows,...
Forum: General XP issues or comments December 2nd 20, 05:01 AM Posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10,alt.comp.microsoft.windows,microsoft.public.windowsxp.general
Replies: 5
Views: 946
Posted By JJ[_14_]
What Windows port scanning freeware do you recommend for general use?

On Tue, 1 Dec 2020 18:12:19 -0000 (UTC), Arlen Holder wrote:

Windows' "AngryIP" ipscan tool didn't correctly identify the open ports.
o Yet, the Android Port Authority port scanner appears to...
Forum: General XP issues or comments November 24th 20, 11:40 AM Posted to microsoft.public.windowsxp.general
Replies: 7
Views: 523
Posted By JJ[_14_]
Recent documents - how to exclude a filetype ?

On Mon, 23 Nov 2020 08:37:23 +0100, R.Wieser wrote:
JJ,

But that flag is for documents. Not folders.

Where did you read that ?

Yes, I did read the words "file type" in the...
Forum: General XP issues or comments November 23rd 20, 06:36 AM Posted to microsoft.public.windowsxp.general
Replies: 7
Views: 523
Posted By JJ[_14_]
Recent documents - how to exclude a filetype ?

On Sat, 21 Nov 2020 12:24:45 +0100, R.Wieser wrote:
I applied that value, and now it does. Thanks.

Ho hum ... I spoke a bit too fast : I gave both the "folder" as well as
"the vbsfile"...
Forum: General XP issues or comments November 21st 20, 09:29 AM Posted to microsoft.public.windowsxp.general
Replies: 7
Views: 523
Posted By JJ[_14_]
Recent documents - how to exclude a filetype ?

On Fri, 20 Nov 2020 09:13:21 +0100, R.Wieser wrote:
Hello all,

This morning I again took a look at the, rather cluttered, "recent
documents" folder, and asked myself if I could not simply...
Forum: General XP issues or comments November 21st 20, 09:12 AM Posted to microsoft.public.windowsxp.general
Replies: 38
Views: 1,210
Posted By JJ[_14_]
How to add a "Shutdown" folder (the opposite of the "startup" folder) ?

On Thu, 19 Nov 2020 19:00:20 +0100, R.Wieser wrote:
JJ,

If you accept that the term "startup" alone in the Start
Menu refers to the user log-on (and thus keep Microsoft's
inaccurate...
Forum: General XP issues or comments November 21st 20, 09:12 AM Posted to microsoft.public.windowsxp.general
Replies: 38
Views: 1,210
Posted By JJ[_14_]
How to add a "Shutdown" folder (the opposite of the "startup" folder) ?

On Fri, 20 Nov 2020 08:10:17 +0100, R.Wieser wrote:
JJ,

the Start Menu's Startup folder are run by the desktop/shell
process (EXPLORER.EXE).

Something about that :

while playing...
Forum: General XP issues or comments November 19th 20, 03:39 PM Posted to microsoft.public.windowsxp.general
Replies: 38
Views: 1,210
Posted By JJ[_14_]
How to add a "Shutdown" folder (the opposite of the "startup" folder) ?

On Wed, 18 Nov 2020 19:03:25 +0100, R.Wieser wrote:
Feels odd though, abandoning that "startup" folder (I've got a few
things in it).

You don't have to. If you accept that the term "startup"...
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