• How can I disable all games in Windows XP Pro with Active Directory or Group Policy?

    I would like to disable all the games in Windows XP Pro. I work at a school and the kids keep playing the games. Is there any way in AD and GPO to disable it?

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  • Can I connect and use Windows XP Pro on an NT4 domain?

    Are there any problems connecting and using Windows XP Pro on an NT4 domain? Windows XP Professional does work on an NT4 domain, but it acts more or less like Windows NT 4.0 workstation on the network. That means that you lose features such as IntelliMirror, including Group Policy. Many of the same...

    jerry111,065 pointsBadges:
  • Getting a .jpg file to show as wallpaper in Win2k Pro

    How do I get a .jpg file to show as wallpaper when not logged on in XP Professional? I know where in the registry to set this wallpaper(HKUsers/.default etc.), but it seems to only work for .bmp files. These workstations are in either a Win2K or Win2K3 domain.

    SearchWinIT2,435 pointsBadges:
  • Unable to boot Windows after installing Fedora Core

    I have two HDD on my system. The first had two primary partitions, with WinXP Pro installed on the first one, the second RAW. On the second HDD, I installed Fedora Core 2, and afterward, could not boot Windows. I have made an emergency boot diskette to boot Windows but want to fix my MBR and boot...

    SearchWinIT2,435 pointsBadges:
  • How do I rescue a botched WinXP Pro Service Pack install?

    How do I rescue a botched Windows XP Professional Service Pack install? After some 90 minutes of installing the Service Pack via the Internet, the installation program said it could not find a file on the local hard drive -- had to abort the installation (did not do a save prior to the start of the...

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  • How do I restrict all users except admins from accessing the Control Panel on WinXP Pro?

    I need to create a policy to restrict all users except administrators in a workgroup from accessing the Control Panel on Windows XP Professional, without using third-party utilities or directly editing the registry. Is there a way to do this?

    jerry111,065 pointsBadges:
  • How can I add FTP to Win XP Pro?

    I have a Windows XP Professional machine and I have to install FTP service on my machine. How do I go about doing this?

    ITKE344,900 pointsBadges:
  • Why does WinXP machine get kicked off internal Web sites?

    I have one end user on Windows XP Pro with IE 6.x who, for unknown reasons, will be able to access our internal Web site/databases and then he will suddenly get kicked out (no one else accessing the same site is experiencing this problem). And he can't access any internal sites, although he can...

    ITKE344,900 pointsBadges:
  • Why do I lose my keyboard when I reboot Windows XP Pro?

    If I reboot XP Pro I lose the keyboard. I have to cold boot the system. Any ideas? All drivers and updates are installed.

    SearchWinIT2,435 pointsBadges:
  • Displaying volume control icon on taskbar in XP Pro

    I recently upgraded workstations on my network from Windows 2000 Professional to XP Professional. After doing so, users complained that they missed having the volume icon, which appears on the taskbar in earlier versions of Windows. Is there any way to add this icon to the toolbar in XP?

    SearchWinIT2,435 pointsBadges:

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