• Enabling the symbolic link on Windows Server 2008

    I've been creating a symbolic link in Windows Server 2008 from a Windows Vista machine using UNC paths. Creating the link is easy to do. But what I'm having trouble with the FileCreateW to get a handle to the UNC path link. Every single time I try it, I get this error: The symbolic link cannot be...

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  • How Can I restore a Microsoft Excel file?

    My hard disk glitched, windows flied, the file managed to be pulled out, but when opening the file writes a mistake - "A file format "the file name. xls" doesn't correspond to permission of the file. Probably, the file is damaged or isn't safe. Open it only if you trust it to a source. You really...

    holly14wood20 pointsBadges:
  • Lost admin Windows password for Acer Inspire One netbook

    I cannot remember Admin password therefore, I can't do any updates/upgrades. I need to reset password ASAP.

    percylane10 pointsBadges:
  • Network security server

    Which o/s would I use with 5000 employees and why?

    Vsmack295 pointsBadges:
  • Microsoft Word Documents Added and Deleted Sections Without My Help

    I have a folder of 25 separate documents and copies of each. When I went to open them, I found the same piece had been added to the end of each document and that different parts of each had been deleted. How is this possible?

    godom6875 pointsBadges:
  • Where is the app.config file located on Windows Server 2008?

    I've recently installed a C# Windows Service on Windows Server 2008. I installed it by using InstallUtil. I've noticed that it's reading some type of data from the app.config file and it's working fine. But I can't locate the file. Can someone tell me where it's located?

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  • What are the differences between Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2

    I know there are different features between Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2 but I need to know the specific differences between the two. I know this is a general question but it would go a long way to helping me.

    ITKE350,405 pointsBadges:
  • My computer keeps unexpectedly shutting down

    What can I do to stop this from happening sometimes? It happens two times a night.

    leewkiii75 pointsBadges:
  • Does Gmail work with Windows 8.1?

    Can Gmail work well in Windows 8.1?

    lfbullard5 pointsBadges:
  • compare and contrast

    compare and contrast Unix OS with Windows OS

    Jizzle425 pointsBadges:
  • A problem with a wewly released operating system

    While the planning department is researching their computer options, a computer support person comes across an article in a computer magazine about a newly released operating system that is experiencing frequent memory and CPU problems, such as slow or occasionally no response when accessing disk...

    lynedado5 pointsBadges:
  • How do I add writing permission to a PHP script in IIS 7

    My PHP script needs writing permission in a directory. PHP 5.3 is running as FastCGI under IIS 7 with Windows Server 2008. But I keep getting this "permission denied" when the script attempts to write a file. How can I sort this out? I've already tried to give all right to IIS_IUSR and to...

    ITKE350,405 pointsBadges:
  • How to rename a virtual directory on Windows Server 2008

    I've been having a huge issue with this but could somebody tell me how to rename a virtual directory (change the virtual path name) in IIS 7 on Windows Server 2008? When I try do it through the Server Manager, I click on the applications, select Basic Settings and I see the current Alias greyed...

    ITKE350,405 pointsBadges:
  • Menu download on Windows XP lost mine

    The menu download on Windows XP lost mine. How can I get it backup?

    gidget3485 pointsBadges:
  • How to recover MS Project 2010 file?

    Hi all, I am trying to recover a Microsoft project 2010 file that I spent around 4 hours work on, that was overwritten by an older version of the file. It happened on a school laptop therefore was saved on my USB. Any suggestions would be great. Thanks :)

    donnycage5 pointsBadges:
  • Dell D630 monitor display problem

    I have a Dell d630 laptop with Windows 7.  While I was using it, the screen resolution changed.  The screen display got blurry and everything  on the screen went bigger in size - both text and picture.  I tried to change the screen resoultion in the display panel but it wont.  The only option...

    Gaye5 pointsBadges:
  • Windows says it can’t find Word 2002 attachments in Outlook Express

    I have a client who cannot open Microsoft Word attachments in Outlook Express. She gets the following message (the names have been changed to protect the innocent): Windows cannot find `C:\Document settings\ClientName\Local settings\temporary internet files\Content.1E5\6DLAJZE6\1_30_08 Final Draft...

    KyleFreeman130 pointsBadges:
  • Running Windows Server 2008 program not as administrator

    We have an application that's on Windows Server 2008 and it always runs as an "administrator." But in the file properties, it says that the "run this program as an administrator" flag isn't set. Anyone know where this flag comes from and how we can get rid of it?

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  • Windows Server 2008: Freeing up space on C drive

    We currently have a Windows Server 2008 with both C and D drives. We have already freed up about 30 GB's of memory on the D drive using the shrink volume option but this also needs to be done to the C drive. But it says the extend volume is disabled on it. How should we free up the space on our C...

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  • C drive is out of space on Windows Server 2008

    I'm currently looking after Windows Server 2008 which has a C drive that has 20GB of memory (but only 1.5GB is free). I'm pretty sure it's going to run out of space pretty soon. I think it's due to several system updates (which I can't control). Would it be possible to reduce the space allocated to...

    ITKE350,405 pointsBadges:

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