• Do I have malware on my system?

    I have been told that if you cannot see your start-up item in the system configuration utility window under the start-up tab, that's an indication that you have spyware. Is there any true to this?

    Windows Security ATE160 pointsBadges:
  • 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...

    Microsolve0 pointsBadges:
  • Continual CHKDSK errors

    I've recently scheduled a daily procedure (CMD) to run on a test group of PCs (including one server with mirrored drives) that runs CHKDSK early every morning. While running under Windows, if it finds errors, it will shutdown/restart and CHKDSK /F will be run to repair the errors. Out of a group of...

    JWhatley0 pointsBadges:
  • Compressing Old Files

    Hello, I would like to know the option(Compressing Old Files) which comes up during disk cleanup in win XP and win 2000. Is it good or bad? I mean, If I do the compression regularly will that effect my system/files in a long run? Is it same to that option (compress drive to save space) in disk...

    BinooDas123410 pointsBadges:
  • Bad sectors

    How to identify bad sectors in a hard disk and eliminate them

    BPandey70 pointsBadges:
  • Group Policy to disable portable storage devices

    Hi, I have one question here. Can Ad group policy disable auto reading for external drive for example tumb drive, protable HDD? Please advice. Thanks

    Mfedli5 pointsBadges:
  • External CD writer

    I have recently purchased a second hand memorex CD writer and although it looks in fine order and will play discs I cannot get it to copy/write/or burn discs. It is connected to my PC with a USB - Do I need a driver? or something. If so how do I go about this. Can anyone help please?

    Gemstone20 pointsBadges:
  • Eradicate Virus Remover 2009 on Windows XP

    Eradicating Virus Remover 2009 My computer (Dell with Windows XP) got infected with Virus Remover 2009. It is a pesky virus (malware) & keeps popping up informing that I need to install this software to remove virus from my PC. It shows a scan and informs that a number of files are infected. I have...

    SbElectric2,540 pointsBadges:
  • Accessing Data from Dead Thumb Drive

    What do I need to access data from a dead Firefly Thumb Drive? - it contains a Toshiba Disk Drive MK2004GAL. Another number is HDD1422 A ZF03?

    Jacquester5 pointsBadges:
  • Adding “days” to a cell in Excel 2007

    I have a list of # of days' inventory for a product and wish to add "days" to each cell. For example, "29" would appear as "29 days", with the numerical value unchanged, so my formulas still work. How do I do this?

    Chirofriend5 pointsBadges:
  • Database Views in SQL Server

    When I open database expert and open a new DB connection, only tables and stored procedures are shown. How do I get views to show? And yes, I did select views under options/database.

    Jwcurrier30 pointsBadges:
  • cannot send this item problem

    I have checked everything. All the accounts, profiles, and pst files are clean. I have a user that sends me emails from his windows mail account in Vista to my Windows XP Outlook 2007 addressed to mulitple people, and when I hit reply, type my message and hit send, Microsoft genrates the error...

    Dgtechman5 pointsBadges:
  • How can i remove a password from windows 2000?

    I need to remove a password to be able to enter main screen to start using the internet

    Aryssa5 pointsBadges:
  • SAP (ABAP) or Mainframe career after MCA

    hi,am an Fresher(MCA),i have a litte bit confusion between abap and mainframe..Can anyone please tel me which is the best one after MCA. someone told me that ..these two needs experience..is dis is a best course for fresher?

    Skill5 pointsBadges:
  • unInstallShield

    I am trying to install an application on a Windows XP system and get the following error, "Setup has detected that uninstallShield is in use. Please close unInstallShield and restart setup. Error 432." How do I close the application? Neither "uninst.exe" or "IsUninst.exe" appear in the Task Manager...

    lewisdale60 pointsBadges:
  • Open IT Forum: What cloud concern do you need addressed?

    Will all of the buzz surrounding the cloud - no doubt amplified by Vivek Kundra's push to the cloud - are you feeling left out at all? I recently spoke to an operations manager who feels that SMBs are excluded from the discussion because of fewer resources. What information would you like to know...

    MelanieYarbrough6,345 pointsBadges:
  • Error accessing system registry when installing Lotus SmartSuite from CD

    When installing Lotus Smart Suite from the bootable CD rom disk I get a message that says "error accessing system registry" and the program won't install. What can I do so that lotus installs from the bootable CD rom disk?

    Uwbandman5 pointsBadges:
  • recycle bin problems

    This is a wierd one. Lately I've noticed that if I delete a few files and they go to the recycle bin later on they will be gone from the recycle bin even though I never emptied it. I'm using Win XP Home Edition 2002 with SP2, and my virus protection is up to date. I tried to test it one time, by...

    Robert7070 pointsBadges:
  • Outlook folders synchronization

    I have synchronized my email folders with a colleague as i am new. Is there any way i can copy the folders and paste them into my email folders to save me some time?

    Niilante5 pointsBadges:
  • Outlook 2007 Excessive file size

    I am running Outlook 2007 and have, and would like to keep, lots of e-mails from customers, vendors, etc. Some of them have large attachments. I have exceeded the max on the .pst file. Normally I would select some old e-mail with large attachment and use :Shift delate: to reducce the size od the...

    Kkiger5 pointsBadges:

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