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  1. interesting article ..............STAY SAFE
  2. hey matt,found this today while surffing...will it help ............STAY SAFE
  3. never used 3.1 how many times a month do you hear "no,i've got a headache" ??? STAY SAFE
  4. dogs ....... why does a tire go flat on the bottom ????? STAY SAFE
  5. hey marty, while surfing i found this dont know if it might help.......mandrake 10 .................STAY SAFE
  6. hey, after checking i couldn't find any change in my system. so got to talking with some other people & we figure this was b4 SP2 is installed on a system... sorry about that .....STAY SAFE
  7. hey, was surfing for tips & found this.whats your opinon ???? thought it might be worth knowing........If you want detail information about a device in Windows XP and Windows .NET, add a Details tab to Device Manager's Properties dialog: 1. Control Panel / System / Advanced / Environment Variables / System variables / New. 2. Set the Variable name to DEVMGR_SHOW_DETAILS and the Variable value to 1. Press OK, OK, and OK. STAY SAFE If you want detail information about a device in Windows XP and Windows .NET.....this was all i could find on which systems
  8. now how can i be wrong.... maby im just one of the lucky ones. everything worked fine when i installed sp2. maby because i followed all the steps or cause i installed it the first thing i did was get the updates ,then i installed it. just call me lucky .......STAY SAFE
  9. yep thats what i did & had no problems ......STAY SAFE the way i undestand it now you have to uninstall sp1 before loading sp2
  10. DO IT......... NERELDA.... now i know why ive always like candy canes ............STAY SAFE
  11. come on guys fess up...the couch is open & dr.kat is waiting STAY SAFE
  12. THANKSALL, NOW I WANT TO RECOVER THAT LOST DRIVE SPACE.....17GS FREE ------13GS USED--- show me how to recover even if i have to clean install. i tried to run kildisk but couldnt figure out how to run it ( not computer smart ) so give me easy directions to recover lost space //????? STAY SAFE
  13. dittos & wecome.....the smart guys will be along soon to welcome you ....i just hold the door...........STAY SAFE
  14. ok ill admit...1.. id like to strangle the judges that set the drug dealers loose as fast as we catch them ...2 ... wish i knew as much about these things called computers as most of you guys...... 3...... wish i wasn't a work-a-holic,because it cost me my wife & missed out on being dad to my 2 kids (34 & 36)because i wanted to take all drugs off the street.wife couldnt take the long nights & worring if id come home at night. & 31 yrs later im still @ it. .....STAY SAFE
  15. hey all,was wondering thru the net & came upon this site..... thought id post it & let you see ifit might help with future programs.... what you think?? web site just type in a problem with windows ....STAY SAFE
  16. hey, was just wondering if You have closed some programs, on a secondary monitor, that remember their position. When you move the position of the secondary monitor, those programs may open outside the viewable area. This will happen with programs that are NOT 'multi-monitor' aware. Microsoft Office 2000 programs are 'multi-monitor' aware, but WinZip 7.0 is not. was just something i was reading.dont know if it would apply to your problem. STAY SAFE
  17. hey, are you running a mutifunction system ?????? .....STAY SAFE
  18. thanks guys, so do i clean install . is that the same as formatting hard drive . please give me the steps to follow so i dont screw it up.rem im just learning this stuff. ......STAY SAFE
  19. ill have to check but dont think i have a code for the recovery disk (ME) and i deleted the first install of upgrade xp home,does that mean i deleted the partion ??? my computer is HP XG838 ...... was reading just a few minutes ago that i can clean install with a 95 disk. it was on paul thurrotts supersite. so maby ill give it a try this weekend.what you think ???? STAY SAFE FRIEND
  20. hey ten, yes cause i only have a 95 disk & the recovery disk that came with my computer,with ME installed. so i did an upgrade to xp home edition.then i had a lot of problemswith some things after the up grade, so i did a parallel install & now programs are working great. so what i was thinking was to delete the old systems (ME & the first install of xp home) so i will have more hard drive space...any help ???? thanks & STAY SAFE
  21. hey, i want to clean up my harddrive & get some used up space back.i have a 30 gb hard drive & only 17.7gb of free space. i dont keep any pics or music or files other than what the system uses. when i bought the computer it had windows me installed,then i upgraded to xp home edition. then did a parallel install......i think i have deleted the ME install & the 1st install of xp home. so why so much used space??? any help how to get some of the used up space back ????? thanks ......STAY SAFE & not that many programs have i downloaded or installed hey, theres got to be a way to find & delete theprevious installs ??????
  22. thanks guys. i found a lot of help here on past techtv post.....http://www.g4techtv.com/techtvvault/index.html ......STAY SAFE
  23. hey all. im trying to find some old sites that leo posted on his show. anyone know if theres an archive where i can look up some posts of his ???? thanks & STAY SAFE
  24. as a 31 yr veteran of the gov.(DEA) i found these 2 people who made the posts so funny that i wanted to tell them i didnt think any fishes (people) on the boards would fall for that bait.but as i got up off the floor from laughing i knew there would be some who would fall for this, maby they were legit but why wouldnt you contact the authorities ????? feds do a good job finding embezzelers. SO PEOPLE BE VERY CAREFUL & STAY SAFE .......if you can,,,,,,,,,just my thoughts