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  • DOS commands not behaving

    This is an easy question for most of you tech geniuses, but it is just driving me crazy. User asked me to create a password protected folder on a share drive. The option of getting and installing a 3rd party software for this task was nixed by higher powers. I researched the web and found an easy...

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  • My computer keeps unexpectedly shutting down

    What can I do to stop this from happening sometimes? It happens two times a night.

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  • Allow Non-Admins to log each other off in Windows 7

    We have windows 7 pc's on our domain, when people are logged in and the next users try's to log in they can't, i need to find a group policy or setting so that if the second user tries to log in it logs of the first user. We can't use faster user switching because we use USB devices that will be...

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  • IP Address on my Yahoo account

    When I sign into my Yahoo account, my sign in comes from Ca. Wash.,NY.,and other states. Is this normal?

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  • Left Mouse Click not recognized in Test Complete in Windows 7

    I'm using Windows 7 Enterprise 64 bit and when I left click in the application on the menu bar test complete 10.0.531.7 doesn't recognize the click. Any suggestion?

    eagle1rg5 pointsBadges:
  • google chrome stopped working

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  • Can’t open PDF files in Windows 7

    I have installed, uninstalled and installed Adobe Reader again, and get Acrobat failed to connect to a DDE Server message.  Could open PDF files when we had XP on other computer but not able to since we got Windows 7 on new computer. Have not been able to save and open in another window either....

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  • Can I downgrade from SP1 on Windows 7 to no SP?

    Can I downgrade from SP1 on Windows 7 back to no SP? I had much better performance then. Is there a reason for this? I have 4 gb memory and I am running a 64bit operating system.

    ITKE344,900 pointsBadges:
  • Adobe Acrobat error with DDE server

    Why did Adobe Acrobat fail to connect to DDE server?

    99099124605 pointsBadges:
  • ATA vs ACHI Mode vs Flash Cache Module DELL Inspiron

    This is the famous little setting that is normally done on a laptop or desktop. ATA Mode for Windows XP and ACHI Mode for Windows Vista. Well, bless those modes, I had to use ATA mode for the setup in my new Dell Inspiron with Vista Business otherwise, I will see blue screen almost 2-3 times a week...

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  • Acrobat fail to connect to a DDE server error?

    Some computers in the office are getting this error "Acrobat fail to connect to a DDE server error." When I'm trying to open an Acrobat file, I often get that message. What can I do to correct this problem?

    Ricardo5736590 pointsBadges:
  • Resize partition on SBS 2003

    I have inherited a problem on an SBS2003 server where the primary partition holding the OS is running out of space. The hard drive is partitioned as C: holding the OS and any vital apps and D: holding nothing but data. I have plenty of space to rob from the D: partition. My problem is there is very...

    Denwood390 pointsBadges:
  • C++ Redistributable

    I could not find any real information of this so thought I'd present it here. When downloading and installing the C++ Redistributable packages, should you install 64-Bit only on a 64-Bit OS? Or is it best practice to install both 32-Bit and 64-Bit? I've never been really clear on that. Thank you.

    Techy1984225 pointsBadges:
  • Is there an “app” for my Iphone that will connect my IP Camera (airsight)?

    I want to connect my Iphone to my (home) IP Camera. I bought it from the X10 company on the internet and the Camera is called "Airsight".  Please help me and if you will: my email address is  jstep007@valornet.com

    Johntex5 pointsBadges:
  • Access to Windows 7 problem

    Issue:  I have a Windows 7 laptop.  It has a disabled Administrator account.  The other admin account on the laptop has also been disabled.  The only login working is a power user.  Problem: I cannot login as admin or login as an admin user.  I can't change the administrator account to...

    Sauce995 pointsBadges:
  • Open / Convert MS-Access x64 file into MS-Access x32

    Hi, Is it possible to Open or Convert MS-Access x64 file into MS-Access x32? Thank Regard's Owais

    MOwais91115 pointsBadges:
  • How to install Oracle Forms 10g or 11g on 64-bit Windows 7

    Hi, How to install Oracle Forms 10g or 11g on 64-bit Windows 7? I have done extensive research on Metalink for this without any luck? There are multiple patch sets to be applied like 10g AS Release 2 Patch set 2 and then 3, but patch set 2 is not available on windows 7. Regards, Rajesh

    TechnologyAnalyst5 pointsBadges:
  • WP 12 change untrusted to Trusted Publisher in win 7

    I have Word Perfect 12 and upgraded to Win 7. Everytime i open wp12, win 7 pops up and says do you want to allow the program to make changes to this computer. Can i change from untrusted to trusted publisher for WP 12 in Win 7?

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  • Lotus smart suit 97

    Why is "access denied" to one spread sheet?

    Del1boy5 pointsBadges:
  • Impact on ID Vault when changing Domain Name

    Domino servers upgrading from 8.5.1 & 8.5.2 to 8.5.3(64) on OS Windows/Longhorn/64/6/1.  After upgrading we are changing our domain name and renaming some of our servers.  Adding CA Process and ID Vault were also requested.  I suggested doing the domain name change first, but that is not...

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