• Upgrading a school’s operating system from Windows XP to Windows 7

    Hi there i work for a school in the uk. i am the schools technician. Basically we have 110 pcs and 1 server. running windows xp professional and server 2003 enterprise on a domain I have the chance to upgrade both the server to windows server 2008 and windows 7 professional. im wanting to know if...

    Philcrox160 pointsBadges:
  • trojan horse downloader

    hi i have a win NT4.0 sp6 server.its a DNS and web server. from few days the IE was redirecting the sites to some search engines.when i scaned with AVG it detected some trojan horse downloader.i healed the trojan and restarted the DNS.the problem was solved.but after some hours the problem arise...

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  • Suse booting on external Hard drive problems

    I have a Dell 1520 w/ Vista home basic, also an external hard drive. I am trying to use the external HD to boot my Linux on. I installed Suse the first time, and it set up shop on the external, but put the boot section in my MBR on the internal HD on the laptop. Now, not a big deal, I reinstall...

    Securityn00b12850 pointsBadges:
  • Start Menu content

    I need to prevent The Disk Cleanup Tool from displaying in the Start menu for one specific identity on our network, but this identity has no access to the Control Panel - so I am unsure of the best way to remove/prevent this from appearing in Start menus. I'm thinking that a registry fix would...

    AndreaF7,945 pointsBadges:
  • Slow boot-up in win xp home edition

    My notebook(40gb HDD, 256mb RAM)with win xp home edition has become dramatically slow in last 1-2 months. It takes more than 5 minutes to boot even after I removed everything from startup group using msconfig. The initial screen (win XP home) stays atleast 2-3minutes. How can I manage this? Is...

    BinooDas123410 pointsBadges:
  • Shutdown on Windows XP is not working

    When I select shutdown on my Windows XP workstation, my computer freezes and sometimes after a couple of minutes I will received the ShutDown dialog box and sometimes I don't. Where do I start troubleshooting?

    Looking4answers0 pointsBadges:
  • Should I upgrade from Windows Vista SP2 to Windows 7 RC?

    should I upgrade vista sp2 to windows 7 rc?

    Berlin0455 pointsBadges:
  • Sharing files between Windows XP and Windows 7

    how do i share files between windows 7 and xp?

    Jomwa20 pointsBadges:
  • Scanning the entire network for spyware

    Is it possible to scan the entire network for spyware/viruses? We are all running Windows 7 with 2008 AD.

    Troubleshooter24755 pointsBadges:
  • Office in XP vs Windows 7

    Will the XP version of Office (Windows 2000). run in Windows 7?

    SAStasch15 pointsBadges:
  • Office 2003 Professional reinstall w/Key but w/o install CD

    Is there a way to reinstall Office 2003 Pro onto my hard disk after reinstalling clean complete XP Pro. I have valid Product Key but do not have the CD. My PC Manufacturer, Gateway, appears to have under. MS Tech Support says I am out of luck, and will not supply anything. Thanks in advance.

    1MNBCC15 pointsBadges:
  • Office 2003 frustration

    I just built a new system. I used a new hard drive and slaved the old one. I tried to copy my Office 2003 to the new drive. I got "this system is not configured fo this software". I tried to use the original disk - it is damaged. I have another brand new disk but no key. What can I do???

    Sjp5 pointsBadges:
  • New features of Windows 7

    Anyone can share all the new and cool features of Windows 7? And what the future is like for Vista and Windows 2008 Server? Thanks,

    IEXCELTECH30 pointsBadges:
  • My external HDD won’t show

    Hi My PC has suddenly stopped recognizing my WD5000h1U-00 External Hard Drive. I am running windows xp. It has been working perfectly up untill now. I have tried a different PC but the same thing applies. If someone could give me some help to resolve this issue that would be appreciated.

    Antomain5 pointsBadges:
  • Monitoring SMART hard drive status via Active Directory

    Can we monitor SMART hard drive status via Active Directory or via SpiceWorks to know before a potential hard drive failure? How would this work. Client machines are XP and 7.

    NewnanIT1,110 pointsBadges:
  • Making Windows yours

    How do you get all the kinks out of your os and make it completely yours. Where you know what comes in and goes out. Where it works the same,because there are not hidden applications making changes behind the scenes. Where you use your resources efficiently (like we should in the Consumer world.....

    Aeon5 pointsBadges:
  • Lost info on external drive

    I was using a sandisk 80G external drive. I was working on a word document saved on it. I saved many times while working on the document. When I tried to close it, I was prompted as asked if I wished to save the document before closing. I clicked on yes and the prompt went away but the document...

    Sandy40reading5 pointsBadges:
  • I want to retrive my files , I can not get past safe mode.

    I have a windows xp, home edition, serv.pack 2 os that has been shutting down about every six mos. Ive been backing up on an external harddrive but, I have not for the last 3 mos. the comp. is down again and I can only get into save mode. I can not get my pictures the are save in my documents. what...

    Mtiller15 pointsBadges:
  • HUGE hard disks problem, PLEASE! help.

    HUGE hard disks problem, PLEASE! help. (Apologies for the lengthy message. My technical expertise is nil and I don't know what information is needed, so I prefer to include every possible detail. Neither is my English very good, but I hope to be able to explain the situation clearly) My computer is...

    Spj35 pointsBadges:
  • how to boot windows 7 from external drive

    what is the easiest way to boot windows 7 from external drive

    Pfahl22120 pointsBadges:

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