• Windows doesn’t obtain IP address automatically via DHCP

    I have Windows XP with SP3. It doesn't obtain IP address automatically via DHCP. I need to configure it manually. Please help.

    Xaphar220 pointsBadges:
  • How does DHCP service start?

    I have Windows XP with SP3. When I check the service DHCP. It is automatic but stopped. When I start the service. It doesn't. It shows error. "Could not start the DHCP Client service on Local Computer. Error 1068: The Dependency service or group failed to start." Please help.

    Xaphar220 pointsBadges:
  • Upgrading computers from Windows XP to Windows 7 best data migration practice.

    We will be upgrading users to Windows 7. We currently have XP SP3 boxes. We will need to migrate the data to new boxes. The boxes will come with 7 pre installed. Should each box be turned on and the data migrated directly or should we backup to the server and pull it in from there? Can this be...

    Karl Gechlik9,860 pointsBadges:
  • Recording failed login attempts in security log for Windows XP SP3

    Can we record any other information in the security log about a failed log in attempt on a Windows XP SP3 desktop? And if so what other information and how can we get at it?

    NewnanIT1,110 pointsBadges:
  • What causes FREQUENT ‘Active Desktop Recovery’?

    What causes FREQUENT 'Active Desktop Recovery'? For some reason I regularly get 'Active Desktop Recovery'? - EVEN AFTER a 'Windows drive' WIPE & RE-INSTALL! Why? Even after installing XP SP3, it made no difference. Admittedly it's only irritating but that's bad enough when it happens as regular...

    MacsPC235 pointsBadges:
  • How to make a ghost of Windows XP

    How can I make a ghost Windows XP latest version with sp3 and many of software / drivers included in it?

    Kamalbunty5 pointsBadges:
  • Windows XP CHKDSK /F does not work

    I have Windows XP Service Pack 3. Chkdsk /f results in the following error message: "The type of the file system is NTFS. Cannot lock current drive. Chkdsk cannot run because the volume is in use by another process. Would you like to schedule this volume to be checked the next time the system...

    MichaelDetroit20 pointsBadges:
  • Problem establishing VPN connection with remote server

    One machine is having a problem establishing a VPN connection with a remote server. It hangs on verifying the username and password. Another machine on the same network, using the credentials of the user who has the problem connects straight away. This has led me to believe that the problem is...

    Stevesz2,015 pointsBadges:
  • Foot pedal problem

    I keep getting this error HIDwatch Read error 1167 and my foot pedal won't work. I am using Windows XP SP3.....please help me to fix this problem.

    shakr15 pointsBadges:
  • How to connect Visual Basic 6.0 to wampserver using odbc

    Sir, please give me the proceedure in connecting visual basic 6.0 to wampserver using odbc. show me on how to configure odbc in order to connect wampserver. Give me an example code of edit, delete and save using visual basic 6.0. Your help is appreciated a lot.

    Dudz20105 pointsBadges:
  • Problem opening file in Winzip

    My user got several winzip files (uploaded from public for copyright registration into Siebel). They could not be opened in Siebel; I found the zip files on the servers and copied them on the desktop. I verified that they are WinZip files by finding PK characters on the file header. If i do a left...

    mikidc455 pointsBadges:
  • OWA deleting emails 1 user affected

    HI, Got a strange one -one user logs into OWA and has been complaining about missing emails - sure enough - if you hit f5 to refresh the page you can see that the most recently received emails disappear. I have logged this user into three separate pc's and its the same thing - emails disappear and...

    Pabby0612035 pointsBadges:
  • Outlook 2003 fails to consistently connect.

    Our network has around 30 users; each has an e-mail account that is handled by our exchange server (Exchange 2007, running on Server 2003 X64). All users use the Outlook 2003 (running on Windows XP SP3) application to connect to the server. I have two users who consistently have trouble connecting...

    Flame14,925 pointsBadges:
  • Windows XP SP3 to Windows 7 Migration

    What is the best way to migrate 150 Windows XP SP3 desktops to Windows 7? We are on a Windows Server 2003 domain. We will soon be getting our first Windows Server 2008. We want the transition to be smooth with little downtime. What issues can we expect? Anyone out there have a plan?

    ITKE56,350 pointsBadges:
  • Windows XP SP-3 printer problem

    When I am loading a document into my printer it takes FOREVER to spool the info, even for a single page it can take up to five minutes before the actual "print job" begins. Anything more than a single page and I migt end up cancelling the job due to the extremely long time for it to load up. My PC...

    valmsmith870 pointsBadges:
  • “Setup was unable to load the master information file’ when I Install optional windows components

    I receive this error "Setup was unable to load the master information file' when I   Install optional windows components.   I was going to add IIS but recieved this error.   Running Windows XP Professional SP3

    Caner5 pointsBadges:
  • Files slow to open

    We have a user that has been having problems with files taking minutes to open. It happens with all file types, such as MS Office and Adobe and it happens with files on the network and on the PC itself. The user is running on Windows XP SP3 (upgraded after the issues hoping it would help), MS...

    Littlejuanito7420 pointsBadges:
  • Disk space showing in Windows XP SP3

    On one computer in the lower left corner, I get the disk space used. On the other I do not. How do I get disk space to show. Please help....

    Eblfour30 pointsBadges:
  • Windows XP SP3 alerts for low hard disk space

    How can I set up counters or monitors on Windows XP SP3 machines to alert me to low hard disk space, high memory or processor consumption? Can I do it using Group Policy on AD?

    ITKE56,350 pointsBadges:
  • Outlook 2003 Send to – Mail Recipient not working

    I am stumped. I have a customer using Outlook 2003 (with latest updates) on a Windows XP (w/SP3) Pro machine. When they right-click a file and select "send to - mail recipient", everything functions normally. A message window pops up with the file they right-clicked attached and a brief message...

    Dwiebesick2,235 pointsBadges:

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