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  • Enabling administrator account on Windows XP pro

    Our administrator account was disabled by mistake. We now only have a guest account with no way of getting into files. We are running Windows xp pro and can't even use safe mode. I just need to enable the administrator account.

    WindowsServerATE335 pointsBadges:
  • Domain migration with/without Exchange

    Going to be migrating two separate Windows 2003 AD Forests into a new 2008 AD Forest. One Forest is on Exchange 2003 and one is on Exchange 2007. Would like to move he new domain with Exchange 2010 - but one major application we run will not be supported by Exchange 2010 out of the gate (after...

    Legend335 pointsBadges:
  • Linux OS

    Interested in moving to Linux from Explorer, and Windows OS 8

    blackbird50110 pointsBadges:
  • ADS for campus – Architecture

    We are planning to do some IT services to other companies on our campus. In the near future large and small companies will join on our campus and some need all ind of services and others perhaps only Internet access . . . but all companies need to have access to some data and IT services (campus...

    TrevJans5 pointsBadges:
  • 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....

    VickiF215 pointsBadges:
  • adprep/rodcprep not yet run…what should I do?

    I'm adding a domain controller on an existing domain. I'm getting a massage stating that "Will not be able to install a read-only domain controller "adprep/rodcprep" was not yet run. How and should I run it?

    Moku5 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...

    ALX10 pointsBadges:
  • 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:
  • Getting a list of all apps installed on domain workstations in Windows Server 2003 environment

    We need a list of all installed applications on all domain workstations. How can we create this report? Windows Server 2003 R2 and Windows 7 desktops.

    NewnanIT1,110 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:
  • War file deployment through EM

    I have developed ADF Form for worklist app but I can't deploy through EM like SAR file.

    OracleFusionMiddleware5 pointsBadges:
  • Monitor Internet bandwidth

    Good day, We are using Windows 2000 Small Business Server in our organization with Exchange, DNS and ISA server configured. 1. I want to monitor the internet usage by the users. 2. I want to take a report on monthly or daily basis how much MB/GB utilized by each user. Thanks for your reply in...

    GiriPrasad0 pointsBadges:
  • USB External Hard drive and Windows XP

    I have two issues which are basically the same. I have an external USB hard drive that I connect to a computer running Windows XP. Windows USB driver recognizes the hard drive and shows the drive in Device Manager but Windows does not show the drive in Windows Explorer. A customer has a USB FLASH...

    Cestanley0 pointsBadges:
  • ADS configuration in different subnets

    I have one network running in 192.168.1.0/24, ADS in 2000server and exchange in 2003 on a member server also have FTP and file servers .I want to setup a different subnet and move 50 clients from the existing NW. and to use the same Servers in the existing NW .I have done the following things and I...

    sumeshbnr1,675 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:
  • Modem Speed

    I have a new modem Q100z. It is suppose to be faster than the Actiontec M1000 that I have been using. The Q100z doesn't seem to be any faster at all. Please advise. Thank You.

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  • Hard Disk Data Recovery – NTFS MBR Failure

    Hello everyone, I have a Western Digital 800JB ATA 80GB 7200rpm drive that was used for a time as a boot drive for WXPP. It was replaced recently as a boot drive by a smaller 40GB drive, and the 80GB drive relegated to backup duties (slaved to a CD drive on a 40-wire cable). Before full transfer of...

    Microsolve0 pointsBadges:
  • Hard Disk Data Recovery – NTFS MBR Failure-2

    Hello everyone, I have a Western Digital 800JB ATA 80GB 7200rpm drive that was used for a time as a boot drive for WXPP. It was replaced recently as a boot drive by a smaller 40GB drive, and the 80GB drive relegated to backup duties (slaved to a CD drive on a 40-wire cable). Before full transfer of...

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  • Compressing Old Files

    Hello, I would like to know the option(Compressing Old Files) which comes up during disk cleanup in win XP and win 2000. Is it good or bad? I mean, If I do the compression regularly will that effect my system/files in a long run? Is it same to that option (compress drive to save space) in disk...

    BinooDas123410 pointsBadges:

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