• 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...

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  • 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.

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  • 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...

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  • 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,...

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  • 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...

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  • 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...

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  • 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...

    KeithD19670 pointsBadges:
  • 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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