racing processor on HP laptop with Windows Vista
Hi, I'm totally illiterate when it comes to fixing computers (just am an expert in applicationsl likeExcel), and don't even know if I'm posting to the right place. I suspect not but i figured I'd give it a try. I have a two year old HP laptop and the processor/fan is racing like crazy every five minutes, e... 13 Jun 2010 10:29
Search doesn't work
Hi, I have a question to those of you who had the below problem and managed to solve it. I am not asking for theoretical solutions. I am asking for practical solutions only which you successfully used. I installed the MS Windows XP Home SP2 on a new disk. After the installation some applications were installe... 15 Jun 2010 10:56
computer that did not come with a Windows installation CD.
I have a computer Gateway computer that did not come with a Windows installation CD. It has a D: Partition with a Restore to install the computer back to the way it was when I purchased it. I came home today and found the computer had crashed it said to run check disk. The drive did come back up ok so far. ... 14 Jun 2010 00:52
When will Microsft stop supporting XP .. and force us all to install Linux :))?
Hi all, I need to know how long we can use XP? This laptop I'm fixing, might be too old of Windows 7. Basically I have the choice between �75.78 for Windows 7 or �35 for a recovery disk for XP cheers ... 11 Jun 2010 21:28
"SC Tom" <sc(a)tom.net> wrote in message news:GP3Qn.125015$gv4.113875(a)newsfe09.iad... "Sylvia M" <nsmol(a)dslextreme.com> wrote in message news:3uZPn.125000$gv4.53710(a)newsfe09.iad... XP, SP3 I have a Microsoft Comfort Optical Mouse 3000. Yesterday, the right-click stopped working . When I ... 11 Jun 2010 11:28
Lost Windows XP Fax service
Hi, I have lost the use of windows fax, I have tried ti reinstall it via add/remove programs, I can see it adding files yet if I try to send a fax no fax option is shown and if I go back yo the add/remove section the fax box is un-ticked. How can I be sure that I can totally remove and then try to install ag... 13 Jun 2010 13:50
How to simulate mouse movements to prevent screen saver activation?
Mouse Twitcher does exactly what you're looking for. http://www.mousetwitcher.com -- ehuppertz ------------------------------------------------------------------------ ehuppertz's Profile: http://forums.techarena.in/members/230962.htm View this thread: http://forums.techarena.in/windows-xp-support/974082.htm http:... 10 Jun 2010 17:56
will product key for XP media centre work for XP OEM disk?
Hi all, I have a windows XP home OEM disk ... but I have a laptop with a product key for 'XP Media Centre' .. Can I use this XP home OEM disk to install XP onto the Laptop? cheers ... 14 Jun 2010 10:40
windows freezes at login and safe mode dont work!
my computer was working fine until my 11 year old got ahold of it and i saw she was in the msconfig screen unchecking things by the time i could say stop she restarted the netbook and now it freezes after i enter a password in at log in. i tried starting in safe mode and it freezes there also. i have tried ever... 11 Jun 2010 18:10
Lost System Information
Hi, I have xp pro sp2 and for reasons unknown I cannot use system info link. When I access it I have box open with words Cant Collect information, and more stating Cannot access Windows Management instrumentation software, Windows Management files may be moved or missing ! I have run Disc Check fully and d... 11 Jun 2010 17:03