Issues after deleting Antivirus Soft virus
had the Antivirus soft virus on my computer and was able to remove it (most of it anyway) using Malwarebytes. http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/virus-removal/remove-antivirus-soft I am having some issues after Antivirus soft virus is removed: 1> IE 8 does not work without a proxyserver. When I go into options... 19 May 2010 09:21
Extremely Slow Windows Explorer
After a re-install of Roxio EMC 9, Windows Explorer is very, very slow responding (eg. opening a drive or folder). I see no other apps running, and essentially no CPU usage. A google search shows a number of similar situations with WE, but no clear explanation or remedy. Any ideas? -Bub ... 20 May 2010 19:26
Limit to the number of process created for the same program ?
Hi ! When I try to open a text editor many times, I'll hit a limit even though I can still run other programs. Is there a limit to the number of instance a program can be run ? Any way to increase it ? Thanks very much in advance. ... 20 May 2010 04:05
"There Is No Disk in the Drive. Please Insert a Disk into Drive\Device\harddisk\Dr6" Error
JamesKB wrote: OS: WinXP Home SP3 I've just started to get this error message randomly (sometimes when opening an application or opening Windows Explorer, etc...: "There Is No Disk in the Drive. Please Insert a Disk into Drive \Device\harddisk\Dr6" Any ideas? \Device\harddisk\Dr6 is a... 18 May 2010 14:48
Question about Windows7.
Does Windows7 allow: Switching off/on extraneous installed HDDs while the computer is running? Have a faxing facility which allows blocking of junk faxes? (like email & newsgroups.) Please help, Frank ... 18 May 2010 12:35
Joining 'C' and 'D' drives
crossposted to the xp.general newsgroup -- Peter Please Reply to Newsgroup for the benefit of others Requests for assistance by email can not and will not be acknowledged. http://www.microsoft.com/protect "tonyb" <tonybenton(a)hotmail.co.uk> wrote in message news:7F53570D-3B8C-4B5A-8C51-E5C519903C8B(a)micros... 18 May 2010 12:35
Strange message re monitor
I wonder if this problem is similar to that of +Bob+: Three years ago I bought a new computer and went from Win 98SE to Win XP SP 2 Home. A friend who was emigrating gave me his old CRT Flatron 795 FT Plus LG monitor, which was bigger and better than the one I had, so I simply plugged it in and it has been fin... 18 May 2010 13:41
advantages of Internet Explorer 8 ?
trial message -- Roger ... 17 May 2010 20:14
Can't boot into Windows XP
I cannot boot into Windows XP. I get as far as the screen which offers various startup options such as Safe Mode etc. It then keep going round in circles - returning to the beginning, the BIOS initiating, but never as far as Windows loading. I don't understand how this happened - the issue arise after I tri... 20 May 2010 12:48
[x-post to WinXP General] As suggested in WinXP General, all should be well if you accessed these newsgroups  via the free MS newsserver in your default newsreader. Click on the following link to open Windows Update newsgroup in your newsreader: news://msnews.microsoft.com/microsoft.public.windowsupdate ... 17 May 2010 14:41