• Hibernation delay on XP Pro Laptop

    XP Pro on Acer Laptop. If I just close the lid it hibernates quickly, but if I go via theStart menu it frequently hangs at 'preparing to Hibernate' for up to 30 minutes and may never do so. If it does, then often get BSOD on resume.

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  • swap space – dual boot

    hi all! i use winXP and suse 10.3 in dual boot. is it possible to make my xp use swap partition(that one which suse use)? sry for my bad english...:(

    Mats15 pointsBadges:
  • everyday security log becom full……………….

    Hi some of computers in my domain have a local printer that I share it for 2 or 3 another clients in the domain.But now everyday the security log of the user that has local printer,become full and I should logon as administrator and clear the security log!!!!!!!!!!!!! How can I solve this problem...

    Aliyani265 pointsBadges:
  • access denied when copying across the network

    When I try to copy files from an XP machine in my network, I often get access denied on certain files, but not others even though those folders are marked shared. It seems that some attribute is set on some files and not others. I've asked this question to more than 100 people, and nobody has ever...

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  • xp/2000/2003 advantages and disadvantage

    hi, list out "ALL" the differences between xp/2000/2003 and also list out the unique feature of all OS's (such as some extra features available in that particular OS)

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  • Can’t install printer

    Hi, I am attempting to install an HP Laserjet 1320 pcl 6 printer, connecting to the pc using a USB cable, the PC is running Windows XP. When I launch the installation program from the CD and begin the driver installation, I get a Windows error message which reads: Cannot Install this Hardware There...

    Nickc197665 pointsBadges:
  • locking document

    how to lock a word document so that no one can open view edit that file?is the same possible for other MS programmes also?

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  • At registry

    At windows xp i enable all hiden files but the hiden files are disable what to do to view the hiden files

    Raj0 pointsBadges:
  • server monitoring

    Hi there, I am a member of a clan which run our own game servers, there are 4 or so executive members that have acces by remote to our servers. I am looking for a tool that will display the current status of our servers, but display the result on the forum pages in the form of a banner do you know...

    Lotty0 pointsBadges:
  • Problem with Microsoft Update

    Working with an XP SP2 machine, I get notices that updates are ready to download. I choose them manually, but they never download. Next time I'm online, I get the same notices. Any suggestions greatly appreciated.

    NoHa115 pointsBadges:
  • Windows client XP firewall activation or not in a corporate lan ?

    Should we activate the XP firewall in a firewall protected LAN or does it cause complications for services and apps & users. I have been advised not to use it as it causes problems and confusion for LAN based users and complications and conflicts with the external firewalls. thanks.

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  • Linux, WinXP dual boot

    After installing and running MEPIS Linux, I decided to try setting up dual booting with WinXP Pro. Now, when I load the XP CD and start setup, it eventually says "cannot load operating system". I assume I have corrupted the MBR or there is a problem with the partition I am using for XP. Can you...

    Geekag0 pointsBadges:
  • Printer not installing!!!!

    Hello all, Sorry this is so long!! I am having a mare with a HP PSC 1315 ( Printer Scanner Copier). I have XP client laptops, all connected to my NT4 Domain ( I know...) via 2 wireless access routers, sharing a 10Mbps Connection each. All clients are locked down via gpedit (group policy) bar 1...

    Carl0s810 pointsBadges:
  • Setting script variables

    I am new to Windows scripting, so please pardon the apparent simplicty of this question: From a DOS prompt, I can enter the command 'hostname' and it comes back with my computer name. How do I set that result to a script variable? Thanks.

    Mljsher0 pointsBadges:
  • Hiding System Tray ICons

    Hi Guys.. I want to know how do we remove/hide system tray icon without stopping the service. I have a monitoring software which appears in the system tray which i want to hide. I m using win xp prof . I dont want to hide it i want to remove the icon from the system without stopping the service. I...

    MithunMCSE0 pointsBadges:
  • Save Picture As…

    Would anyone know why when I attempt to save a picture from the Internet, does not matter file type, the only option for saving is BMP. This would be the right mouse click option on an image on the Internet. So if I try to save a gif file, the only format it allows me to save it as is BMP. However,...

    Sapient0 pointsBadges:
  • PLSRemote Service

    Help, I have a service running on many of my machines called "PLSREMOTE" it is (I believe run by a PLSRemote.exe", and is a manual service. The web is full of people with this windows service on their "Hijack this" lists, but nobody (I could find) is able to ID it. What is it should I stop it and...

    ELPUEBLO0 pointsBadges:
  • Display problems w/ Fujitsu in XP

    Hello. Recently, I tried to copy (rip) some contents from a DVD-R to my hard drive via my CDRW/DVD drive. Before I could complete the operation, my computer started acting real funny a slowed to a halt (it didn't freeze because I could still somewhat move my mouse). I forced a hard reboot of my...

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  • AD in Win2K3 SBS – Group Policy Question

    Win2K3 SBS network; several remote sites all connected via VPN (Cisco PIX); all is working fine now, TS for Corporate App, Exchange and Outlook 2K3 for email etc. WE tried to setup ISA 2004 at Corporate, but not knowing it well as well as time contraint is keeping us from the task of limiting and...

    Delebute20040 pointsBadges:
  • Display problems w/ Fujitsu in XP-2

    Hello. Recently, I tried to copy (rip) some contents from a DVD-R to my hard drive via my CDRW/DVD drive. Before I could complete the operation, my computer started acting real funny a slowed to a halt (it didn't freeze because I could still somewhat move my mouse). I forced a hard reboot of my...

    NeoCentric0 pointsBadges:

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