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  • Help Desk Software?

    I am looking for some advice in choosing an off the shelf help desk solution. If anyone has sugestions on what products to look at or stay away from, it would be helpful. I need the ability for users to make and check status of tickets online, a Knowlege Base or FAQ section online, and asset...

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  • massive powerpoint presentation

    powerpoint presentation contains a lot of jpeg files. |It is 220MB. I cannot open it, even on other PCs. I have burny a CD of it. Are there any tools available that can help me reduce the size of this monster.

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  • For Discussion: Are we helping ourselves out of a job?

    Given the nature of companies to hire the least expensive workers, and that those workers may have little to no experience; should we be answering questions on how to do "X" and providing working code? Are we allowing the non-experienced worker to get the job done, so that there is no incentive for...

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  • Free IT Book: Why New Systems Fail

    This week's free IT book is Phil Simon's insider's guide to successful IT projects, Why New Systems Fail. From the back of the book, "Organizations often lack the necessary framework to minimize the chance of system failure before, during, and after beginning IT projects." Get the know-how you need...

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  • Free IT Book: Securing SQL Server by Mrdenny!

    This week's free IT book is especially exciting because it was written by Denny Cherry, who you may know better as mrdenny. He's always providing quality and thoughtful answers, and we're excited to share a whole compilation of his knowledge in Securing SQL Server: Protecting Your Database from...

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  • Active Dir. Web Based Password Reset Tool?

    We run a native 2003 Active Directory. We have many remote users who have an AD account (without an Exchange account). Quite often we get emailed from users who are requesting password resets, or account unlocks (since we have a 5-try account lockout policy in effect on the domain). Obviously,...

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  • Slow Windows 2000 workstation

    One of our companies Windows 2000 workstation is slow compared to other like workstations. The workstation in question is a Dell Dimension 4100, 1.0Ghz, 512Mb Ram. The main software package used on this workstation is Office 2000 Professional. Windows loads slowly and navigation from the desktop to...

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  • Slow XP Booting

    Hiya all, I have an XP Pro machine, spec is AMD 64bit Sempron 2800 (754pin), 512 RAM, 40 gig HDD, 128MB 5200 Graphics, which is taking 5 minutes to log in, by this i mean entering my password untill i can use it. I have done MSconfig, adaware full scans, AVG AS 7.5 full scans, System mechanic 4 Reg...

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  • Perfect Disk or Disk Keeper

    To all, First, thank you for taking the time into reading my question/concern. We have 90 PC users, and 5 servers. In the past month, I have had 2 drives fail. Granted, Disk Defragmenter won't prevent hard drive failure, but I may have been alerted to a sector or a portion of a drive not...

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  • Laptop Slowing Down with over 80 Processes Running. Please Help!

    I have a Dell Inspiron 9300 laptop (1.73 GHz with 1 gig of RAM running WinXP and McAfee Internet Security Suite) and have noticed that the performance of it has slowed down over the past several months. It is now taking almost a minute to completely load when powering on and is also taking longer...

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  • General Windows XP Home reinstall question

    My XP Home home computer is really having slowness issues (for example 20 seconds to bring up a normal email) and I suspect that there is a S/W problem (not HW issue). I have a lot of programs and files on the hardware, not to mention the internet configuration, etc. I have virus checked,...

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  • Defrag 725 GB ona Windows 2000 Server: Pros and Cons

    Good morning! I hae had some performance issues on a Win 2K files server and have been given a recommendation to defrag the system. I am reluctant to do so for two reasons: 1. We do not have an alternate server to place these files while defragging 2. The 2K server is configured as a dynamic drive....

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  • Windows XP virus Query!

    Hi there, I actually has 2 problems! I`m running Win xp with service pack 2!Mcafee virus scan 2004 Home Edition! 1.Each time i reboot my pc it doesnt load the explorer shell!Only the background is visible but nothing else!What i then need to do is open Task Manager - Processes - and end...

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  • The Ever Constant Restart

    workstation running Win 2000 pro has a vey strange issue. a coworker used the internet for his regular public e-mail and clicked on an attachment from a friend of his. Suddenly the computer blanked out (the screen). Now, every time I start the computer it starts up normally but then when it gets to...

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  • Report from check disk on active NTFS partition

    If I run check disk on the next system boot, I'd like to know if it found and fixed any problems. Does it generate a report, and where would I find it? Someone suggested the event log, but I may not know what I am looking for: a log, a report, a breif line item description?

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  • If the CIO is buried in the operational out of comfort of the known, who is now accountable for innovation?

    If the CIO is buried in the operational out of comfort of the known, who is now accountable for innovation? It is rare now to speak to the CIO. A 180 from just 1 year ago. The average CIO is now running people and departments. They seem to be in some sort of ugly rut. Who now leads with innovation?...

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  • Hard Disk Data Recovery – NTFS MBR Failure

    Hello everyone, I have a Western Digital 800JB ATA 80GB 7200rpm drive that was used for a time as a boot drive for WXPP. It was replaced recently as a boot drive by a smaller 40GB drive, and the 80GB drive relegated to backup duties (slaved to a CD drive on a 40-wire cable). Before full transfer of...

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  • Hard Disk Data Recovery – NTFS MBR Failure-2

    Hello everyone, I have a Western Digital 800JB ATA 80GB 7200rpm drive that was used for a time as a boot drive for WXPP. It was replaced recently as a boot drive by a smaller 40GB drive, and the 80GB drive relegated to backup duties (slaved to a CD drive on a 40-wire cable). Before full transfer of...

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  • cyclic redundancy check error on floppy

    I backed up some data to a floppy for temporary safekeeping, then reformatted the hard drive of the pc the data had been on, and reinstalled the OS (WinXP) and programs. When I try to restore the data from the floppy, I receiver an error about a "cyclic redundancy check" failure and the data will...

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