shortcuts to pictures will not "print"
Windows xp sp3 make a shortcut to a picture; "left click" and it opens the picture with irfanview. "right click" pull down 'preview' and the picture opens with "Windows Picture and Fax Viewer". "right click" pull down 'print' and the print window opens with MS "Photo Printing Wizard" but shows NOTHING! ... 5 Feb 2010 18:27
I have some windows that allow the filmstrip view and others that do not. I have researched this and what I found was: 1. Select "View" - "Customize This Folder". 2. The folder properties multi-tabbed dialog box will appear. Underneath "Use this folder type as a template" choose "Pictures" or "Photo Album" as... 20 Jan 2010 02:57
MS backup on XP 3
I have Windows XP SP 3 on my computer I installed MS backup. when I try to start a backup a window pops up with: "The files for the recovery diskette could not be created. The operation was aborted" I have an A drive. I have a 2TB IOSafe USB drive for backup & photo storage that I just connected to the comput... 15 Jan 2010 17:13
no Help in Windows XP
When I go to Start and click on "Help and Support" - nothing happens. How can I activate this feature without reinstalling Windows XP? ... 7 Feb 2010 02:10
I give M$ a very big thankyou for Microsoft Essentials, It has replaced my Free AVG and Antimalware program, and am very happy to advertise the fact. With kind regards From WillofAustralia ... 15 Jan 2010 03:55
Never, never install *any* codec packs. They can cause all kinds of mayhem. It's far better to install a media player which incorporates all the codecs you are likely to need -- far more than Windows Media Player. This is the one I use: VLC media player (free): http://www.videolan.org/vlc/ ... 13 Jan 2010 00:03
On-Screen Keyboard doesn't refresh layout after restoring from tas
Hello, does any newer version of the Windows-XP On-Screen Keyboard osk.exe exist? I have the same problem with the osk like it is perfectly described here: http://social.technet.microsoft.com/Forums/en/itprovistadesktopui/thread/64aca392-ace8-48da-abee-d5fdcba29ce6 Please tell me if there is any hotfix for that p... 12 Jan 2010 11:50
HI, I have folders under c: with strange names combining letters and numbers that don't make any sense. They seem to be related to updates. What are they and can I delete them? Daniel PS Not to be confused with the ones under c:\windows. -- _________________________________ Daniel Royer University of... 12 Jan 2010 14:06
Registry cleaner ?
Kim Komando's tip of the day (07 Jan) has good words for Microcraft's jv Power tools for cleaning the registry. I believe it's freeware. Has anyone used this program? Do you have any remarks or recomendations? Jack from Taxacola (formerly Pensacola), FL ... 16 Jan 2010 12:49
Having the worst time finding out how one can print all the font types loaded into my computer without going to the window pulldown and doing each one individualy. All I would like is a couple of pages that show what fonts I can choose from and then pick that one for printing in my document. Can any one assist?... 12 Jan 2010 08:15