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  1. Can anyone recommend addon software for saving...

    Can anyone recommend addon software for saving the Desktop settings ?
  2. Save desktop set up / Intel(R) G33/G31 Express Chipset Family ??

    I'm grasping in the dark for clues here so bear with me.

    I had my Desktop set up (icon placement) and it never seemed to change
    over months and months...
    Whether this is a feature OR just...
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    Reverend, I did the DL and tried running it and...

    Reverend,
    I did the DL and tried running it and got a popup saying "get drive modelname error"
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    CD/DVD drive problems

    Hello,
    My DVD drive has started acting up.
    It reads some CD/DVD's but not others ??

    I have tried several, that I know have data on them and it won't read
    i.e., the pop up won't come up asking...
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    Phone alternatives, like Majic Jack

    Looking to see if there are other choices besides Majic Jack (condisdering using it), to make use of my existing home phones.

    I recently cancelled my landline phone.

    I do have a cell phone, but...
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    Virtual memory settings

    Does anyone have any suggested settings for the Virtual memory.
    In the setting page the; "Automatically manage paging file size" is checked,
    if you uncheck it, you can then customize the Initial...
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    I don't have any boot problems, just periodic...

    I don't have any boot problems, just periodic freezes during normal use, otherwise everything is working fine..
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    It's back... I get the hard freeze or hang up,...

    It's back...

    I get the hard freeze or hang up, whatever you call it, where the vista circle is spinning, and for 2-3 min you can't do anything. Then all goes back to normal.

    This was happening...
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    Are there any methods for searching the text as...

    Are there any methods for searching the text as image files via some sort of OCR ?
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    I'll try that again, but I don't think it's that...

    I'll try that again, but I don't think it's that straight forward.
    It may do some/mant of them but not all, some that are older versions have issues with index lists, and of course some are text as...
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    Search multiple PDF files

    Hello,
    I don't have/use Acrobat, but I have lots of pdf files that I have collected.
    Many of them are books, History etc, that I would like to search.
    Rather than searching individualy, I'm...
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    Round and round , Update, the network works, I...

    Round and round ,

    Update, the network works, I can see both computers, but the only thing I can access is the Public area, on both, in both directions.

    I have gone into both PC's and turned on...
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    Users and naming

    I have 3 different users set up.

    My question concerns the names etc.

    So I have one user called abc, which I see at the logon section where you would choose which user you wanted to go under.
    ...
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    OK the network is set up i.e. I can see the...

    OK
    the network is set up i.e. I can see the other PC and "a" user....
    but not all.

    Looking from Vista to Win7 I see one of the users listed (who is locked) but I don't see the other one that is...
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    The network is working, in that I can see the...

    The network is working, in that I can see the other computer, however I only see the "public" user ....

    I had set up a "workgroup" for each, not sure how that fits in.

    1) how do I give/get...
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    The 5 easy steps got a little confusing in that...

    The 5 easy steps got a little confusing in that it ref Win 7, but not the Vista side....

    Anyone got 2 easy steps :)
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    Setting up home network ?

    Ya ya I know its real easy.... till you try....

    I have a desktop on Vista and a laptop on Win 7.
    The desktop is connected directly to the router and the laptop is
    wireless..

    Anyhow, before I...
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    efc In the system info I mentioned it says 32...

    efc

    In the system info I mentioned it says 32 bit, is this what you are referring too ?
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    Vista - hanging up, any fixes ?

    Looking into a issue with Vista locking up/freezing from time to time.
    It lasts 1-2 min, and nothing will work, not even alt-ctrl-del

    I don't think its spyware etc, as I've cleaned it up.
    I've...
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    Anyone familiar with some of the windows commands...

    Anyone familiar with some of the windows commands that might work ?

    like mklink, which would create a symbolic link, and there is a junction option as well...

    I'm not sure if they would act the...
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    This has been resolved.... thanks

    This has been resolved.... thanks
  22. Thread: IE and activex

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    Looks like the answers are no and no. p.s. in...

    Looks like the answers are no and no.

    p.s. in IE under
    under tools-> internet-> options-> security-> (internet) custom level

    what are the best settings under the activex sections ?...
  23. Thread: IE and activex

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    IE and activex

    Starting this topic as a result of looking into another issue.
    I use Firefox as my browser, always.
    I run Vista.

    Questions;
    1) can I remove, delete, or otherwise disable IE from my world

    2)...
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    Thanks for the pointer. Looking at it it...

    Thanks for the pointer.

    Looking at it it appears to be a trial/error approach.... as it lists several options.

    Do you know what the root cause issue is here ?

    And do you know if the...
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    Activex file ?? removal

    Long story short;

    Having a problem getting a software program to run "PC Tune-up"
    getting a popup that says the activex file.... or something, is preventing the
    program from running.

    The...
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