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Driver needed by Nadd via WindowsKB.com
hi, I have a Twinhead PowerSlim 600 laptop. it was running fine but now the vga's driver seems to be missing. i can't change the screen colors nor the screen area (its always 640 by 480 pixels). do u have any idea where i can get the driver from? NB: in the device manager properties, there doesnt...
October 19th 05 08:05 PM
by Noel Paton Go to last post
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PC does not wake up by Chris
I have posted this problem before but got no response that solved my problem. I have the following set up: Turn off monitor=1 hour, turn off hard disk=2 hours, and system stand by=1 hour. During the day even after 2 hours it'll turn by me pressing any key on the keyboard, however, in the morning or...
October 18th 05 02:01 AM
by Chris Go to last post
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Are there drivers for TFT screen under WinME/Win)8 available ? by Gunter Hansen
I am thinking about to buy a TFT screen for an older PC on which a WinME resp. Win98 is running. Are there drivers available for these old WinOS? Or is the minimum Win2000 required to use TFT screens ? Gunter
October 17th 05 04:55 PM
by Gunter Hansen Go to last post
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Cannot upgrade file during Windows update by CTollie
Using ME, the windows update download works however when restarting the netvista, a message "windows could not upgrade the file %1 from %2". I tried restarting a couple times but seems to not upgrade the file even though the machine will bring up windows. Can you assist?
October 7th 05 03:05 PM
by Mike M Go to last post
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little red x's by vicwh
complete beginner, just installed a hard drive loaded with ME, when I try to view anything on the net all I get is text and empty frames with little red x's in the top left hand corner!!. Can anyone advise me as to what needs to be done ??.
October 6th 05 05:43 PM
by Mart Go to last post
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32 bit resolution option missing in display properties dialogue box. by Mike M
John, The various colour depths available are a function of the video card and its drivers. Have you downloaded and installed the latest Win Me compatible drivers from the manufacturer's web site? If yes and you still aren't offered 32-bit colour then either the card or the drivers don't support...
September 16th 05 04:45 AM
by John Mullan Go to last post
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Can't change monitor to more than 16 colors by Toyma via WindowsKB.com
I hope anyone can help me. I recently upgraded an old Compaq Presario 5423 with a MV520 monitor from Win98 to ME, as it needed a re-formatting, and everyhtinh looked fine except for the monitor. I can't change the settings to more than 16 colors and the pictures look horrible. I already removed the...
September 8th 05 10:21 PM
by Mike M Go to last post
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unable to display page... by Need Help.
In small print it instructs me to go to Microsoft request their help by pushing the red words of "detect problem" I do but!, nothing happens and I am still unable to open page. any suggestions..?? - I am using Windows ME. Example: Barnes & Noble was giving me a coupon to print off my computer...
September 6th 05 10:36 PM
by Loretta Go to last post
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Screen Resolution by wojopo18
My dear brother was trying to do something on my fathers computer. He's new to computers at age 79 and I only have limited knowledge of systems problems. The current setting is now 16 color and a resolution of 640 by 480. I've followed the trouble shoot instructions and nothing seems to fix the...
August 30th 05 06:56 AM
by Noel Paton Go to last post
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to let you know by Noel Paton
What excatly are you responding to? (at least - I think it's a response?) -- Noel Paton (MS-MVP 2002-2005, Windows) Nil Carborundum Illegitemi http://www.btinternet.com/~winnoel/millsrpch.htm http://tinyurl.com/6oztj
June 27th 05 05:51 PM
by Noel Paton Go to last post
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screen prop by Pompey©
Hi.. Have a Hewlett Packard Omnibook XE2.(second hand)... the desktop has a large black border round and is also stuck in 16 bit colour mode. (no option to change in settings)... does anybody Know how to fix please? Kim Running ME pentium 3 128mb ram
June 24th 05 12:42 AM
by Mart Go to last post
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EDID string for primary monitor by Ashutosh Arya
Dear all, I have a multiple monitor setup. I need to read the EDID data of primary monitor from the registry. How can I associate the primary monitor with the exact registry key? EnumDisplayDevices() and EnumDisplayMonitors() have proven of little help. When I switch the primary monitor, I should...
June 21st 05 12:41 PM
by Jack E Martinelli Go to last post
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How to change the [email protected]#N startup/shutdown screens ? by sky444
Can ANYBODY tell me how to change the starup shutdown screens in Windows ME PLEASE , what a headache !!!!!!!!
June 12th 05 09:44 AM
by Mart Go to last post
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Abnormal Characters Displayed in help indexes by Angie
I just bought a used computer from a guy who rebuilds computers in my neighborhood. A week after I brought it home (It has Windows Me installed on it) I started noticing little square boxes in stead of letters in my Windows Media Player 7 menu (left sidebar links where it has "Find Media on...
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June 5th 05 05:56 PM
by Mike Cawood, HND BIT Go to last post
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Wallpaper by MissNascar38
About a year ago I asked this question but I lost the paper with the answer. I had to reboot my system. Sorry to bug you again. What folder do I put a picture into that I want listed on the wallpaper list in the display properties??? I don't want it in my pictures folder. Thanks!!! =0)
June 5th 05 05:48 PM
by Mike Cawood, HND BIT Go to last post
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display properties by Sean
Under the Appearance. How can I set it back to its default. Currently I have two settings: scheme - windows scheme item - desktop ... then color blue font - nothing appears
June 5th 05 05:46 PM
by Mike Cawood, HND BIT Go to last post
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anti-virus software by Ron313
Is there any good free anti-virus software available, to download? If not, guess I'll just renew the McAffee, that I have now.
June 3rd 05 10:51 PM
by Ron313 Go to last post
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Here is the smoking gun by Peter
Not only are you an idiot, YOU LOST THE ELECTION!!!!!!!! So get used to it and stop you bitching.. " wrote: The memo that has "IMPEACH HIM" written all over it. The top-level government memo marked "SECRET AND STRICTLY PERSONAL", dated eight months before Bush sent...
May 27th 05 03:13 AM
by Richard G. Harper Go to last post
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problem when change resoulation by dandon
at first i have two operating system on my hard the basic one is WindowsME and the other is windows FD. when i change the resoulation of the screen in WinMe from 600X800 to 1024X724 the screen turn black. I restart the computer , i saw the memory counter and i choose windowsMe and when the windows...
May 20th 05 12:50 PM
by Jack E Martinelli Go to last post
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Thumbprint image by Ron313
Is there any way to improve the quality of thumbrint images of my picture files? They are usually so blurred, they're not much help. The picture files and monitor displays are good. Everything in the system is crystal clear except for the Thumbnails. Thanks in advance for any help.
May 18th 05 10:23 PM
by Ron313 Go to last post
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