• HP Compaq nc6400 log on problem

    I have disassociated the profile on my laptop - system, Network ID. When offered a password to log onto Windows, I can't log on. Does anyone know the username & password on how I can log on to Windows?

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  • opening pdf document in windows causes large data transfer from file server

    We have a 10Mb pdf file which when opened from the samba file server where it is saved, around 400Mb of data is sucked from the samba server to the windows acrobat reader client. We have looked at the data using wireshark and seen nothing unusual, just the typical smb protocol occasionally and a...

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  • Microsoft Answer Desk – New desktop support offering

    Microsoft recently launched Answer Desk, its answer to Apple's Genius Bar, where users can find answers to problems related to Office and other products. While chat is free, more advanced training can cost up to $99. Have you tried out this new service? Do you see it affecting how much time you...

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  • How to partition a set of numbers into nearly equal bins.

    I want to backup files of various sizes using minimal number of disks. There are 200 - 800 files, taking around 5 - 8 disks. It's an optimal packing problem. I downloaded lots of audio and video files which I want to backup. I thought there would be software to conveniently put them in groups to...

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  • Active Dir. Web Based Password Reset Tool?

    We run a native 2003 Active Directory. We have many remote users who have an AD account (without an Exchange account). Quite often we get emailed from users who are requesting password resets, or account unlocks (since we have a 5-try account lockout policy in effect on the domain). Obviously,...

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  • Windows/Linux virus attack

    I have heard that linux can not be effected by virus but windows get effected by viruses. What is the reason.

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  • reformating system infected with a virus

    how do i reformat my system when its completely infected by virus and unable to start any .exe files

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  • Backup script for windows server and external drive.

    We have an external drive we want our server to backup all user data to it every night. How can we script this without expensive backup software?

    Karl Gechlik9,860 pointsBadges:
  • trojan horse downloader

    hi i have a win NT4.0 sp6 server.its a DNS and web server. from few days the IE was redirecting the sites to some search engines.when i scaned with AVG it detected some trojan horse downloader.i healed the trojan and restarted the DNS.the problem was solved.but after some hours the problem arise...

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  • Slow boot-up in win xp home edition

    My notebook(40gb HDD, 256mb RAM)with win xp home edition has become dramatically slow in last 1-2 months. It takes more than 5 minutes to boot even after I removed everything from startup group using msconfig. The initial screen (win XP home) stays atleast 2-3minutes. How can I manage this? Is...

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  • Shutdown on Windows XP is not working

    When I select shutdown on my Windows XP workstation, my computer freezes and sometimes after a couple of minutes I will received the ShutDown dialog box and sometimes I don't. Where do I start troubleshooting?

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  • Making Windows yours

    How do you get all the kinks out of your os and make it completely yours. Where you know what comes in and goes out. Where it works the same,because there are not hidden applications making changes behind the scenes. Where you use your resources efficiently (like we should in the Consumer world.....

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  • Dual Boot System Composed of Various Windows Operating Systems

    Due to various software I have and would rather not lose the ability to use them, is it possible to have a multi-boot system composed of the various Windows environments: 95, 98, ME, 2000, XP, 2003? If necessary, I can dedicate different hard drives to these areas. I would also like to install...

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  • How to recover the deleted database using transaction log file?

    Hello all u witty people! I am working for a pvt. corporate company. We are using Windows 2003Server as our OS and SQL Server. Earlier this morning, i was taking the back up and as my hard disk ran out of space, so it showed me an error message stating that there was not much space. but by then, my...

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  • Enterprise Linux Vs. Microsoft Windows OS – in the Banking Indusrty

    This is almost a philosophical question - Which server OS would be better for a mid-sized bank, which handles vast amounts of data (approx 3 petabytes) and used Unix up to now: Enterprise Linux, or Microsoft Windows? Obviosly, the answer depends on the specific conditions within the bank, and on...

    Gidid35 pointsBadges:
  • failure to recognize hard disk over 137gb (500gb)

    what all does w2k sp4 do or fix. I installed sp4 and it still doesn't recognize the 500gn drive. Any help would be appreciated

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  • IT Scripts compilation

    This is just a small compilation of questions in which a script was provided as part of the answer. Having them under the IT Scripts tag could help others find them when needed. A small Windows' bat script to dinamically construct a SQL Talk backup script according to the current system date: Embed...

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  • Windows 2000 Server C: directory has 4 GB limited space.

    The server is setup for web application. After installing the OS, update patches and some applications, there are about 500mb of space left in c:, what are the unused files or folders that could be removed in the winNT directory?

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  • How can I setup 2008 AD password complexity in Active Directory?

    Where can I configure password complexity settings using group policy on a 2008 active directory network?

    Karl Gechlik9,860 pointsBadges:
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    ITKE342,450 pointsBadges:

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