• 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...

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  • Restricting Broswe capability in IE

    A generic User account is used to run an application in an IE Browswer - I would like to remove the address bar so it can't be used. I think its a Registry tweak - can it be done using a policy specific to that account in Active Domain? If so how? Thanks Cripdan

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  • Windows Media Player on XP Pro SP1 & SP2

    I have a batch of pc's that receive the following error when launching Windows Media Player: This application has failed to start because PTNET32.dll was not found. Re-installing the application may fix this problem. I have tried removing and adding through the add/remove windows components utility...

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  • Converting Word documents to HTML via FrontPage

    I'm trying to find the easiest & best way to convert Word documents into HTML via FrontPage, without manually removing all of the extra spacing and formatting, and basically re-typing 90% of the document. Any tried-and-true methods that have worked well (if any exist) would be appreciated. Thanks!

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  • Desktop firewalls: Windows XP vs 3rd party

    For those with more experience with Windows XP, what do you think of the native personal firewall software? We recently upgraded a remote user to Windows XP from Windows 2000 Pro (actually, he got a new laptop). He connects to the Internet over DSL and we installed a free ZoneLabs firewall when he...

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  • Print Screen problem using Client Access v5.7

    Does anyone know how I can fix this problem: when I print screen using Client Access v5.7 to a network printer, a blank page prints.

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  • slow Excel 2K3 on WXPSP2

    I have several users who are tracking reservations in Excel workbooks. The files are opening very slowly, compromising customer service. We are planning to install a custom C-S reservations app, but I need a fix now. The problem is worst on new machines (P4 3.0GHz w/ 512MB RAM) running WinXPsp2 and...

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  • Network and ipconfig have vanished…

    New computer, AMD Athlon 64 (MSI K8N Neo Platinum motherboard), Win XP Pro SP2. Computer has been running well for about a month. Recently user reports occasional blue screen crashes reporting hardware fault, suddenly his network connection has vanished. Network connection is fine to the back of...

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  • Lost meeting requests in Outlook 2003

    The operating system is Windows XP Service Pack 2. Microsoft Office is current up to Service Pack 1. I have an end-user that is administrative assistant to several officers. She manages their calendars and schedules their appointments. As their delegate, she receives their meeting requests and...

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  • Need one WinXP PC not change Daylight Savings in Win2k Server domain

    I know that this sounds strange, but I have a requirement for one WinXP PC to NOT change their time when our Win2k DC?s change their clocks to reflect daylight savings. Bottom line: When the servers change from Eastern Standard Time to Eastern Daylight Savings Time, I have one PC that must stay on...

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  • Windows XP Folder Options

    We just changed to a new file server which has a different name. Most of the Windows XP machines caused very little problems changing the synchroniced folder options. Some had to be moved back to C:Documents and Setting"PROFILE NAME"My Documents, they moved back to the network drive to get it to...

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  • Users cannot change password after upgrading Domain Controllers to 2003.

    Hi there, We recently upgraded our DC's from 2000 to 2003, which were themselves upgraded from NT4. Since the upgrade users cannot change their pwds. Keeps coming back with the msg: "Your password must be at least 6 characters, cannot repeat any of your previous 5 passwords and must be at least 21...

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  • How to uninstall kb885250

    My WinXP "automatic update" installed the recent Feb. 8th Windows XP updates, including "Security Update for Windows XP (KB885250)." After that, I was unable to use "save as..." in either Excel or Word to rename documents to a Win98 computer I use as a file server. Eventually I tracked the problem...

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  • Windows XP SP2 compatibility problems with HP LaserJet 4200 printer

    I recently installed XP SP2 in a branch office on three PCs. Two of the PCs of the same model (Gateway 500L) are having problems printing to their HP LaserJet 4200n printer. The third (Gateway 500C) is having no problem. The problem the two are experiencing are extreme slowness of printing. I've...

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  • Gateway laptop 600YG2 problems with padlock

    I have quite a few laptop users with a Gateway 600YG2 laptop. Some, but not all of the laptops have a problem when logging into Windows XP having to turn off the padlock feature to recognize the keys properly. On all of the laptops, Windows XP and our company software were installed via Ghost image...

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  • Windows XP Service Pack 2 Sysprep issues.

    I am very familiar with Windows XP. I am currently trying to create an image with Windows XP SP2. I have performed many installs of SP2 but this is the first machine image with SP2. I am trying to set my default user profile which I did learn from searching the web that with SP2 the default profile...

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  • Opening applications (Microsoft Excel specifically) generating Visual Basic compile error.

    I have an interesting problem with an application. When I double click a spreadsheet to open it, it open the application, but not the spreadsheet, and gives me this error. Visual Basic complie error in module autoexecnew. I can then click on file...open...and open the spreadsheet, but it won't open...

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  • Print server

    I'm looking for a usb 2.0 print server that will support a multifunction printer (Epson CX6400). Can anyone point me in the right direction?

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  • Microsoft Office Reset Tool

    I am looking to find a way to Restore Office97/Outlook 2000/Win2000 and Office XP/Outlook 2003/WinXP setting to the original state. I need it in a fashion that an instructor can walk into the training room and be able to run on their own.

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  • Moving DNS outside

    We are moving DNS services outside and I would like to learn more about how to set this up. We currently have AD Integrated DNS server, Primary DNS server, and Secondary DNS servers set up in our AD domain. We have 2 Domain Controllers, one on Windows 2003 w/Exchange 2003 w/GC, and one Windows 2000...

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