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  • Speaker Volume

    I have a deaktop computer with Microsoft Windows XP Professional Service Pack 2, we have installed the speakers installed and are not working. Recently we have formatted our computer and sound is coming from speakers. Device manager shows all the sound, video and game controllers installed in it.

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  • How can I get my Dell Optiplex to see a USB keyboard DURING boot process? (So I can get to the BIOS.)

    I cannot boot up my PC I just purchased. It gets to a screen that says no boot device is available. (This is not a hardware problem, I just need to format the drive.) I have a Windows XP disk and wish to install that onto this computer. Sounds easy to this point right? Well I did not realize when...

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  • USB Pen Drive is detected but not listed in My Computer

    This is a brand new HP Compaq Business Desktop DX2810 MT PC. I plug it in my USB Pen Drive. It detects and shows in the bottom of the desktop but when I click on 'My Computer', it didn't show up. I checked with the Disk Management and it's empty. It only shows DVD ROM drive. C and D drive is gone...

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  • DFS Replication Windows Server 2003 R2

    I have two Windows 2003 Servers used for replication, one is our primary file server, the other is its replica. last week we noticed that the replica had run out of space, this happened a while and went unnoticed - yesterday I cleared out some space by removing a folder that was not required. this...

    Paulbeynon60 pointsBadges:
  • Windows Xp Partitions

    Give that you have a Windows Xp System. Assume the system is running,but you are at the desktop and there are no windows open. What sequence steps must you perform to open Disk Administrator to create a new partition?

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  • DFS client based in windows server 2003?

    What does DFS client-based component mean in Windows Server 2003 environment?

    Asifali10 pointsBadges:
  • 2008 R2 server, Moving a staged DFSR replication server from main to remote site

    DFSR questions I have 2 2008 R2 Enterprise servers replicating server1 and server2 Initial replication staging was done from server1 to server2 of about 1 TB of data Replication health reports are all OK for 1 to 2 weeks. I'm planning on moving server 2 to a remote site. Replicating 2008 R2 servers...

    MikeGadue5 pointsBadges:
  • Setting up DFS with read only and full access depending on user

    How can I setup DFS for some users as read only and some with full access on Windows 2008 R2. I was told I can do it with my version. But I do not know how to set the individual user's permissions.

    NewnanIT1,110 pointsBadges:
  • DFS restrictions

    What are my restrictions for DFS? File limit? Replication Partner Limit? Can we use VSS on the DFS shares?

    TeachMeIT975 pointsBadges:
  • Setting up DFS to replicate three servers across WAN

    How can I setup DFS to replicate to three servers across my WAN? Do the DFS partners need to be part of my domain or just Windows 2003 server or better?

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  • DFS info for setup on my Windows Server 2003

    How does the Distributed File System differ from normal shares? I read that you can keep multiple copies across the network. How does that work and how do I set it up on a Windows Server 2003 connected to my corporate domain?

    ITKE344,955 pointsBadges:
  • Unhandled win32 exception occurred in crw32.exe

    When running the Standard Report Wizard, I get "An unhandled win32 exception occurred in crw32.exe[1904]". The bracketed number may change, but the error continues and terminates the program. I do not have DEP turned on. I do have third party software (Echo Database) that uses Crystal Reports. Once...

    Vgoldrick35 pointsBadges:
  • Windows 7 Virtual PC

    Is there some way to set Windows 7 Virtual PC to access the native hardware? For instance when I go to device manager within Virtual PC in XPMode, I see a Virtual PC driver for my video card. Can I set it to grab and use the video card's driver directly?

    Techy1984225 pointsBadges:
  • Re-allocating drive letter to external hard drive that PC has lost contact with

      help please [small class="upper">[/small] My dell optiplex gx260(windows xp 32bit x86) lost connection with my 250gb ext hard drive and It no longer showed the drive letter so I couldnt access it ,altho it is showing the device in device manager and says its working.I have manged to get it...

    Natty35 pointsBadges:
  • Add third or fourth monitor to my Window XP SP3 setup

    We want to add a third monitor and possibly a fourth to our system. The computer is XP SP3 and our video card has two ports: DVI and VGA. How can we add two or three more DVI connections?

    Karl Gechlik9,860 pointsBadges:
  • Setting up distributed file system on Windows server 2003

    I am trying to implement DFS or distributed file system to replicate my user’s shares across several machines. How can I set this up on Windows 2003? What requirements are there and are there any prerequisites?

    ITKE344,955 pointsBadges:
  • Equipment Tracking software

    We are currently running a One-to-One Tablet PC program at our school. I was looking for software that could help us keep up with equipment being checked in and out for classroom use, computers when they are sent for repairs, etc? Any feedback would be appreciated.

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  • Locations throughout the US need a storage strategy. Our current strategy has servers and individual machines backing up to web-based services

    We have a data center I was thinking of acquiring a SAN unit from, then using DFS to copy server files to the SAN and then back that information to a remote storage site. How do I accomplish this with laptops? Do I use folder redirection, that takes too much time when logging in?

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  • The function of DIME in Microsoft Project Server

    I am getting the following error message during Cube Building in Project Server: Failed to build the OLAP cubes. Error: Analysis Services session failed with the following error: Failed to connect to the Analysis Services server server:81. Error: DIME protocol error: The '9' DIME version is not...

    SQL Server Ask the Experts2,585 pointsBadges:
  • Deploying Sites with AD

    I have done some research on sites within AD and it seems to be the way to go. My only concern is deploying a site configuration into an existing network. There would be two subnets which would be affected which are in two different geographical locations. Can anyone share an experience deploying...

    Nimick85 pointsBadges:

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