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MSN quickie by jane
Hi guys,, Just wondering if anyone has managed to download the apparent update yet? Is is just a Win98 thing? I have stopped getting dialogue boxes stating I must update. (when I connect to the internet) My msn has conked-out, I have no contacts visible anymore and none of msn's start-up procedures...
February 18th 05 03:30 PM
by PattyL Go to last post
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Mouse Problem by Venkat
Hi, I have windows 98 in my PC. I use serial logitech mouse. The problem is whenever i restart the machine the mosue does not work. Then i go to the system manager, remove the COM 1 and when i restart the machine it works. Then again after shutting it down and when i restart it does not work....
February 18th 05 03:03 PM
by Gary S. Terhune Go to last post
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Shortcut to Control Panel by Hugh Candlin
Here's a tip some of you might find useful. It adds a cascading Control Panel Menu to the Start Menu, right beside Windows Update, so that you can make a Control Panel selection with 2 mouse clicks. As you read this, do the following: 1 Right-click the Start Button and choose Explore
February 18th 05 11:59 AM
by C Go to last post
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Strange behaviour by Chuck
Anyone got an explanation for this? Last weekend windows explorer started hanging any time I right-clicked a file in a particular directory. The machine is 6 years old so I figured maybe the HD is having problems, so I ran scandisk using the "thorough" option. Now those files are fine, and the...
February 18th 05 11:24 AM
by PA Bear Go to last post
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cdrom not working by Joe K
I helped someone with a win98. I could not get the cdrom working. I turned off computer ,unplugged cdrom and then plugged it back in and turned on computer and it doesn't recognize it.It's not in the device manager. How do I troubleshoot? Before doing this I did a virus scan and cleaned out the...
February 18th 05 07:19 AM
by Hugh Candlin Go to last post
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Activate Word without starting new Word instance by Larry
I would be great to find a way to activate Word without starting a new Word instance. I think I asked about this a year or two ago, and didn't get anywhere. Any ideas?
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February 18th 05 01:56 AM
by Larry Go to last post
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System Resources? by Bob Johnson
I seem to be pegged at 61% after unchecking most of my SU items, plus a defrag and reboot. What am I missing? TIA Bob --
February 18th 05 12:13 AM
by PCR Go to last post
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Mouse by CavBelt
I have a Win 98 that will not show the mouse. It state that Vmouse.vxd will not load the mouse driver. I can't find the vmouse file. I have reloaded Win 98 several times with no improvement. Anyone got an idea?
February 17th 05 11:24 PM
by PCR Go to last post
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Unwanted system folder appeared. by gordon bennet
Has anybody had an unwanted system folder appear in 'my computer' that will not go away? The folder cannot be deleted and cannot be opened. On right clicking the description system folder column and clicking properties opens the system information panel in control panel. Any clues? i'm running...
February 17th 05 11:19 PM
by gordon bennet Go to last post
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Using Microsoft Windows Clip Art by poetry writer
I have used some of the pictures in clip art while typing poetry for a friend. This friend now wants to publish her work. Must I receive permission to use the graphics/pictures or is it public domain and can be used and published?
February 17th 05 10:31 PM
by Don Phillipson Go to last post
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installing new hard driive, copying from old to new by Larry
I'm planning to buy a new hard drive as my present one may be failing. However, my present one may also be ok, in which case I would want to keep the old drive and use it to back up the data on the new drive. Two questions: How do I copy the data from the old drive to the new drive? Is there...
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February 17th 05 09:20 PM
by Brian A. Go to last post
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Audio CD Error by Solkeys
I am trying to play a music cd which was working fine till today now I an Error Code 80070057 "The parameter is incorrect" Why? Solomon
February 17th 05 08:48 PM
by Ingeborg Go to last post
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USB PRINTER not recognized by wouldbee
We are trying to load a Epson R200 printer. Epson sent instruction on how to remove the old drivers we had been loading and unloading. The old drivers, loading the wrong drivers, or some other driver has generated EPUSB1 (Unknown local port) in the printer properties detail tab. Cannot use the...
February 17th 05 08:36 PM
by Bob B Go to last post
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Scandisk error by Terry
Win98SE When I attempt to run scandisk(standard), I have the following error dialogue box? : Scandisk has restarted 10 times because windows or another program has been writing to this drive. Quitting some running programs may enable ScanDisk to finish sooner........ I have nothing showing on the...
February 17th 05 08:15 PM
by Chuck Go to last post
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Installing windows on reformatted drive by ssb
Was given an ACER computer that had been reformatted to remove drive content. At startup, is checking memory and giving a flashing cursor. (a: drive lights up w/ a startup disk in it, but does not execute. ) Not showing drive check or drivers of any kind executing..... nothing after memory checks...
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February 17th 05 05:32 PM
by Hugh Candlin Go to last post
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This operation has been cancelled due to restrictions in effect on by chattinscot
I reloaded windows 98se and now i'm receiving the error message that i do not have access. I do not even have a system administrator...so how can i erase this crap.
February 17th 05 02:26 PM
by Alan Edwards Go to last post
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IPod by Satellite Man
Anyone have and IPod running on W98SE? The MR's are stated as being XP or W2K. Understanding the box must incorporate either USB 2.0 or Firewire. TIA, DTV
February 17th 05 01:17 PM
by Richard G. Harper Go to last post
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1 Attachment(s) Critical Updates KB867282 & KB891781 by Roger Fink
Can someone please explain in clear, direct English, as opposed to what is on the WU site, what loss in OS or IE functionality will result from downloading the latest two security updates? (KB867282 & KB891781) For the previous update, I lost Help Troubleshooter, but managed to bring it back...
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February 17th 05 05:16 AM
by PCR Go to last post
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Power DVD Player by bobster
Patty, Received the Cyberlink DVD player and it is just the ticket? Thanks ever so much!! bobster
February 17th 05 03:38 AM
by Patty Go to last post
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downloading codec by Solkeys
I have Windows Media 9 and there is no sound but Real yes but while it starts I get a message Error downloading codec why? Solomon
February 17th 05 02:40 AM
by Solkeys Go to last post
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