Where Have All The Newsgroups Gone
I used to be able to access Newsgroups through IE's outlook express. But all my favorite newsgroups about Word, Excel, etc. have disappeared. I reset my groups, even removed msnews.micrsoft.com and re-added it, but all my office and many of my other groups have just disappeared. HELP!!!! ... 13 Aug 2010 21:15
Yes, the MVPs and most of all the posters, new and old, have moved to the forums, since the MS NNTP newsgroups have been discontinued. "Urlay Nook" <UrlayBurlay(a)TheNook.com> wrote in message news:O6S5qIwOLHA.5064(a)TK2MSFTNGP02.phx.gbl... Hello I've noticed on this group (and on the XP group) that a lot o... 13 Aug 2010 21:15
Hi, I have the same errors in the applications events. I notice that I cannot complete the windows update and I got errors. So I decide to read the event viewer and this is two of the 5 errors that I get : My os is XP Pro SP3. Event Type: Error Event Source: HotFixInstaller Event Category: None Event I... 13 Aug 2010 13:36
qzip_detect.php pop-up box
I am so at a loss here. I run Windows XP Home, Service Pack 3, IE version 8, all updates up-to-date. Lately, in the past 24 hours or so, out of nowhere, I will be doing something and this pop-up will appear, almost constantly, for qzip_detect.php, and since of course it's not happening now, it asks if I would... 13 Aug 2010 19:04
XP 64 Bit and Office 2010
How do I install Office 2010 when it requires Service Pack 3 for XP and there is no service pack 3 for 64 Bit ? ... 13 Aug 2010 12:30
Duplicate Windows Updares
Can someone tell me how I might remove several duplicate windows updates ? TIA , D. ... 13 Aug 2010 17:59
Windodws Updates fail to install themselves
Jackson wrote: Dell C521 64 bits, dual processor Media Center Edition Ver 2002 SP3 Windows update downloaded six updates Thursday morning, but only four of them installed. Here are the four that failed: There was the same error code for all four: Error code: 0x800710 da: KB982214, KB9... 13 Aug 2010 01:42
Why doesn't folder sharing work on XP Home?
I have a laptop that has Windows XP Home installed on it. It's fully patched up to the latest service pack and patches. I've got the File and Printer Sharing module loaded on. But any file folders that are shared from this laptop cannot be accessed by other machines, even if they are other Windows XP machines. ... 13 Aug 2010 14:41
Windows XP Professional Errors / Issues after Up-Dating!
Hi All. I am hoping that some kind soul can have pitty on me and throw me a life line, rather than have to go through the whole dreaded re-install of everything. Firstly, let me give you my PC specs in case that helps. Win XP Pro 32bit. Intel P4 3.40GHz CPU. 1,000W PSU. ABIT IC7 MAX III Mobo. Herculese Di... 12 Aug 2010 14:47
Save your favorite Movies from any Tube Site
download FLV Direct Player , Alternative Media Player Software Hey guys Download FLV Player free and play back Movies from the Web FLV Player is a Media Player for MPEG-4 and Flash Videos (FLV). Most video sites on the web (including YouTube) stream FLV content. With the FLV Player, we offer an easy way to ... 12 Aug 2010 22:28
W7 no longer remembers who I am...
My W7 Home Premium has stopped remembering all of my user IDs. When I log into various sites - banks, things like Vonage, etc. my ID no longer pops up automatically. After I have re-entered it, it forgets again next time. Is there an option that got reset? If so, I wonder how? TIA, Paul ... 13 Aug 2010 13:36
Windows updates / Microsoft updates
Hi all Re subject line. Does one have any advantage/disadvantage over the other. TIA. franktee KWV ... 13 Aug 2010 17:59
Windows doubles certain keystrokes after Update
Hey, I'm on an ACER 5672AWLMi Laptop and after the latest windows update (aug. 11th 2010) it started writing two accents instead of one (example: ´´ <- one keystroke). So now I can't put accents over some words (which is hassle when trying to write in Spanish), I've ruled out the physcial keyboard by changing t... 12 Aug 2010 11:30
How to get Windows98 SE to work with Flash Drives larger than 1GB
Paul wrote: Bill in Co wrote: If I insert my Kingston 1GB stick, then select "format" for the thing, the choices are: FAT (FAT12 or FAT16, as appropriate ?) FAT32 exFAT FAT12 is offered? I thought FAT12 was only used by floppy disks, or perhaps the... 12 Aug 2010 08:12
Trivia : the default desktop background for XP
That's an actual roadside picture he took while driving in Napa http://napavalleyregister.com/news/local/article_7703c8b2-03e9-11df-bb34-001cc4c03286.html ... 12 Aug 2010 12:35
Inadequate Memory Problem
I was trying to cut and paste a few images into Word Perfect, and experienced a failure saying 'inadequate memory'. I have 2GB DDR in four 512MB segments. I wonder what the problem might be? Thanks Duke ... 13 Aug 2010 07:04
How to pass a dragged filename as parameter in a WinXP shortcut?
I have problems to pass a dragged filename as parameter to a shortcut to a program. Lets make a sample for *.jar files but this is a problem for other extensions as well. Ok I have a executable Java *.jar file e.g. myjava.jar. To run this archive I have to prepend the java program. So at first I create a shortcut ... 12 Aug 2010 03:53
fatal error !!!
well... recently i have been a problem with a game... every time that i play windows displays a window... the game create an error code... i install windbg to know more about the problem and this is the result: ******************************************************************************* * ... 12 Aug 2010 03:53
Hi Group, Using XP PRO and getting MIE error When right click on the MIE Icon to get the property open I get an Error rundll32.exe - bad Image The application or DLL C:\Windows\system32\RASDLGdll is not valid Windows image. Please check this against your Installation diskette. Any ideas to what I have ... 12 Aug 2010 11:30