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Forum: General February 8th 09, 02:50 PM Posted to microsoft.public.windowsme.general
Replies: 64
Views: 8,227
Posted By John John (MVP)
Minor announcement.... ;)

Nice to see you back, Noel! We've missed you!

John

Noel Paton wrote:
I'm Baaaaaaack!


Noel
Forum: General December 9th 08, 07:41 AM Posted to microsoft.public.windowsxp.general,alt.windows-xp,microsoft.public.win98.gen_discussion,comp.os.ms-windows.programmer.win32
Replies: 46
Views: 1,828
Posted By John John (MVP)
How to set "Verify On" at XP startup ?

J. P. Gilliver (John) wrote:

In message , "John John (MVP)"
writes:
[]

switch than it does without, not me. All I am...
Forum: General December 9th 08, 07:11 AM Posted to microsoft.public.windowsxp.general,alt.windows-xp,microsoft.public.win98.gen_discussion,comp.os.ms-windows.programmer.win32
Replies: 46
Views: 1,828
Posted By John John (MVP)
How to set "Verify On" at XP startup ?

Scott Seligman wrote:
"John John (MVP)" wrote:

The Xcopy /v switch information has been consistent for more than 10
years now, from at least NT 4.0 up to and...
Forum: General December 9th 08, 12:54 AM Posted to microsoft.public.windowsxp.general,alt.windows-xp,microsoft.public.win98.gen_discussion,comp.os.ms-windows.programmer.win32
Replies: 46
Views: 1,828
Posted By John John (MVP)
How to set "Verify On" at XP startup ?

Scott Seligman wrote:

"John John (MVP)" wrote:

You are the one who said that Xcopy does thing differently with the /v
switch than it does without, not me. All I am...
Forum: General December 8th 08, 11:31 PM Posted to microsoft.public.windowsxp.general,alt.windows-xp,microsoft.public.win98.gen_discussion,comp.os.ms-windows.programmer.win32
Replies: 46
Views: 1,828
Posted By John John (MVP)
How to set "Verify On" at XP startup ?

Scott Seligman wrote:

"John John (MVP)" wrote:

And does Xcopy /v (as verified with Process Monitor) show it as
verifying the copy operation? No? So why then,...
Forum: General December 8th 08, 09:34 PM Posted to microsoft.public.windowsxp.general,alt.windows-xp,microsoft.public.win98.gen_discussion,comp.os.ms-windows.programmer.win32
Replies: 46
Views: 1,828
Posted By John John (MVP)
How to set "Verify On" at XP startup ?

Scott Seligman wrote:
"John John (MVP)" wrote:

As for NT/2000/XP you can can argue all you want, unless you can provide
Microsoft documentation to refute the one...
Forum: General December 8th 08, 05:17 PM Posted to microsoft.public.windowsxp.general,alt.windows-xp,microsoft.public.win98.gen_discussion,comp.os.ms-windows.programmer.win32
Replies: 46
Views: 1,828
Posted By John John (MVP)
How to set "Verify On" at XP startup ?

Scott Seligman wrote:
"John John (MVP)" wrote:

Though, even with that wording it behaves the same was in XP as it
does in Vista.

No, it doesn't!


You...
Forum: General December 8th 08, 02:41 PM Posted to microsoft.public.win98.gen_discussion
Replies: 19
Views: 707
Posted By John John (MVP)
Ron Martell, MS MVP - Nov 16, 1942 - Oct 29, 2008

98 Guy wrote:
Angel wrote:


He will be greatly missed.


What I find interesting is that his last post to usenet was in July.

He made 3 posts to this newsgroup for all of 2008.
Forum: General December 8th 08, 12:53 PM Posted to microsoft.public.windowsxp.general,alt.windows-xp,microsoft.public.win98.gen_discussion,comp.os.ms-windows.programmer.win32
Replies: 46
Views: 1,828
Posted By John John (MVP)
How to set "Verify On" at XP startup ?

Scott Seligman wrote:

"John John (MVP)" wrote:

Look in the Windows Help files. The Xcopy /v option is ignored by
Windows NT/2000/XP, it does nothing, it it is...
Forum: General December 7th 08, 11:26 PM Posted to microsoft.public.windowsxp.general,alt.windows-xp,microsoft.public.win98.gen_discussion,comp.os.ms-windows.programmer.win32
Replies: 46
Views: 1,828
Posted By John John (MVP)
How to set "Verify On" at XP startup ?

Scott Seligman wrote:

"John John (MVP)" wrote:

So then we would have to conclude that other than the copy command none
of the other native file copy commands are...
Forum: General December 7th 08, 02:25 AM Posted to microsoft.public.windowsxp.general,alt.windows-xp,microsoft.public.win98.gen_discussion,comp.os.ms-windows.programmer.win32
Replies: 46
Views: 1,828
Posted By John John (MVP)
How to set "Verify On" at XP startup ?

Scott Seligman wrote:
"John John (MVP)" wrote:

Scott Seligman wrote:


"John John (MVP)" wrote:


Scott Seligman wrote:
Forum: General December 6th 08, 10:59 PM Posted to microsoft.public.windowsxp.general,alt.windows-xp,microsoft.public.win98.gen_discussion,comp.os.ms-windows.programmer.win32
Replies: 46
Views: 1,828
Posted By John John (MVP)
How to set "Verify On" at XP startup ?

Scott Seligman wrote:

"John John (MVP)" wrote:

Scott Seligman wrote:


John Holmes wrote:

Forum: General December 6th 08, 10:16 PM Posted to microsoft.public.windowsxp.general,alt.windows-xp,microsoft.public.win98.gen_discussion,comp.os.ms-windows.programmer.win32
Replies: 46
Views: 1,828
Posted By John John (MVP)
How to set "Verify On" at XP startup ?

Scott Seligman wrote:

John Holmes wrote:

Windows Explorer will always copy with verify ON


No it doesn't (at least not in Vista, I didn't bother to verify...
Forum: General December 5th 08, 11:47 PM Posted to microsoft.public.windowsme.general
Replies: 14
Views: 977
Posted By John John (MVP)
NTLDR not located....HELP

It tells us two things, or maybe a third one. One, that you formated
the disk on an NT type machine (Windows NT/2000/XP) and that the active
partition of the disk now has an NT boot sector, so...
Forum: Setup & Installation November 27th 08, 08:28 PM Posted to microsoft.public.win98.setup
Replies: 24
Views: 1,962
Posted By John John (MVP)
product codes

Hot-text wrote:

First you need too know that you can not upgraded Windows 95, 98,
98SE, ME to XP.

That is not true.


The upgraded is for windows 2000 and ------ up ------
Forum: Setup & Installation November 27th 08, 08:28 PM Posted to microsoft.public.win98.setup
Replies: 24
Views: 1,962
Posted By John John (MVP)
product codes

Hot-text wrote:

First you need too know that you can not upgraded Windows 95, 98,
98SE, ME to XP.

That is not true.


The upgraded is for windows 2000 and ------ up ------
Forum: Setup & Installation November 25th 08, 08:08 PM Posted to microsoft.public.win98.setup
Replies: 24
Views: 1,962
Posted By John John (MVP)
product codes

You don't have to install Windows 98 to upgrade to Windows XP, just do a
clean install of XP. Boot the computer with the Windows XP upgrade cd
and when the XP Setup program inspects the drive it...
Forum: Setup & Installation November 25th 08, 08:08 PM Posted to microsoft.public.win98.setup
Replies: 24
Views: 1,962
Posted By John John (MVP)
product codes

You don't have to install Windows 98 to upgrade to Windows XP, just do a
clean install of XP. Boot the computer with the Windows XP upgrade cd
and when the XP Setup program inspects the drive it...
Forum: General November 23rd 08, 10:47 PM Posted to microsoft.public.windowsme.general
Replies: 30
Views: 1,341
Posted By John John (MVP)
asunto

http://search.yahoo.com/search;_ylt=A0geu5MzzylJFBAA1pxXNyoA?p=%22Kaffee+Klatsch%22%2B%22gossip%22&y=Search&fr=sfp&ei=UTF-8

John

Heather wrote:
Damn.....you are all wrong, but I can't think of a...
Forum: General November 21st 08, 04:45 PM Posted to microsoft.public.windowsme.general
Replies: 30
Views: 1,341
Posted By John John (MVP)
asunto

Cod?! You'd be lucky to find one! And I think you are mistaking New
Brunswickers for Newfies, we might be wierd but no cod tongues here.

John

Heather wrote:
Mind you, I could drop down to NB...
Forum: General November 20th 08, 08:21 PM Posted to microsoft.public.windowsme.general
Replies: 30
Views: 1,341
Posted By John John (MVP)
asunto

Alias wrote:

Heirloom wrote:

Manana.... Mi casa....Asado de burro


Hmmmm, applying my best knowledge of language...........let's
see..........."tomorrow"......."my...
Forum: General October 10th 08, 10:28 PM Posted to microsoft.public.windowsme.general
Replies: 5
Views: 604
Posted By John John (MVP)
OT MS News Server

I was thinking of converting it to pedal power.

John

Heather wrote:

We shall see if Ontario has any problems......but sincerely doubt that.
Only in NB, you say??? John has to hand crank up...
Forum: General October 10th 08, 10:23 PM Posted to microsoft.public.windowsme.general
Replies: 5
Views: 604
Posted By John John (MVP)
OT MS News Server

It seems to have fixed itself now. It was probably a glitch at my end.

Regards;

John

Mike M wrote:

No problems here.
Forum: General October 10th 08, 08:46 PM Posted to microsoft.public.windowsme.general
Replies: 5
Views: 604
Posted By John John (MVP)
OT MS News Server

Are the MS news servers on the fritz again or is it just at my end? I
seem to be unable to reply to posts.

John
Forum: Setup & Installation September 30th 08, 03:36 PM Posted to microsoft.public.win98.setup
Replies: 18
Views: 4,021
Posted By John John (MVP)
Setting up multiple operating systems on one computer.

I will post more information later.

In the meantime:

As long as both drives are properly recognized and as long as both are
accessible it \may\ not make any difference if the Windows 98 drive is...
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