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Windows Defender + Windows 2000

Don't know if any of you guys have tried yet but the final version of Windows Defender does not install on Windows 2000 due to a limitation in the. MSI. If you download Orca (MSI editor) (go to google and type in ORCA.
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Packet CD

I am an senior citizen (77) of this country and I never experienced such dificulties up a simple thing like being able to open my Packet CD's, Burned on my Compaq with windows 98se and C-Quadrat into packet CDs! Over the last ten years! My current HP model p6213w PC with Windows 7 will recognize the CD inserted and ...
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Microsoft Project Professional 2010

Last year I purchased Microsoft Office Professional 2010 and in the same bundle I also purchased Microsoft Project Professional 2010, including a Product key. I loaded both programs onto my HDD and it turns out they were counterfeit.
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Unhiding Process XP

i've searched the forum and found some threads about this,but they were about seeing if the process runs or getting the modules of it and etc ,but i want to reveal/unhide it so i can conncet to it with a 3rd party program,btw i guess thats why its hidden ,so nothing can connect to it,can it be done?any hints?
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ok, i am getting very irritated. i got the sims 2 when it first came out for x-mas (maybe a year ago i think?). when i played it the first time, it worked fine. then about 2 weeks or less after i first played it, it came up with an error message when i tried to run it (and every time after that it does), the error ...
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irql_not_less_or_equal blue screen

Hello, This is a problem that has appeared yet nothing has changed. Error occurs when booting PC. I am unable to to load windows. When I choose to repair it prompts me for the installation to repair then gives me the following error: A problem has been detected and windows has been shit down to prevent damage to yo ...
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Windows 8 Pro

Greetings, I have Windows 8 Pro (64 Bit) installed on my desktop computer. No issues generally except for an inability to burn CD's or DVD's. Whenever I try, my system hangs and eventually freezes. This occurs when I use Roxio or LG burner or Windows Media player.
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USB Device Not Recognized (Malfunction)

Kain Bloodstone
I have come across the same problem that apparently many Windows users are ailed with. I thought I found the solution here when I googled the topic and was lead to this post It seemed to work for everyone else, but it hasn't worked for me.
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USB Not detected on any PC

Hey Guys! I'm new to this forum because I have an urgent problem: Lately, I have been using my 8GB HP V135w Pendrive on PCs at home and at school. But suddenly, this device has not been detected by ANY machines.
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Obtaining IE8

Running WinXP 32-bit, I've avoided Internet Explorer 8 for various reasons for quite a long time but I might now give it a try. I see that it's available to download here: Does anyone know if when you click on the Download you're given an option to simply save the IE8 file on download for installation at your leisu ...
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Firefox in a Corporate Environment

Been a while since I last posted, but I used to find this forum extremely helpful. Anyway, I thought I'd give something back in the way of my experience with deploying Firefox in a corporate environment.
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Anyone know the intracacies of Windows Update?

I've recently spent a week reinstalling my WinXP and my various apps and utilities. A long job and I don't wish to discuss why, as it's a long story. But having reached a few days ago a reasonably 'safe' state, I went to the Windows Update website to fetch a huge batch of updates to WinXP that I needed.
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Patch for Bejeweled & Alchemy

Hi everybody! Could someone please help by telling me where I can find the patch for playing/installing the game Bejeweled & Alchemy on WinXP? Thank you in advance for the help My email is : siggi545@shaw.
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Firefox problem help

Good day! i have some problem about firefox. it is forever crashing. Why crashing i dont understand. can you help me? thank you. . . .
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Overly Tweaked OS.....

Ok. . . . . This is having to do with Windows 7 Pro. . . . . . What I'd like to do, is reset everything back to the original install values. . . . . Like screen fonts, the beau-coup features that Win 7 has and so on.
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DLNA Media Server

Hi, I am trying to find a good DLNA media server to use in Windows XP. I am connecting to the media server with my Panasonic SC-BTT755 Blu-Ray Player. I have tried multiple trial versions with little success.
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ping testing

I have a need to ping multiple devices in multiple sites on a daily basis. I also need to record the results, so we can tell if equipment is on-line and if response times are deteriorating. Can anyone tell me how to set up a script or file to do them all at once from a command prompt in Windows? (Go easy on me, I'm ...
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Radeon 6870 AMD

-XFX- Youjimbo -XFX-
This would be 3D benchmark test for the AMD Radeon 6870. this would help curious people to know the 3D benchmark for this GPU processor. Card used: XFX HD Radeon 6870, AMD, 1GB GDDR5, 900Mhz Specifications: Memory: 1GB GDDR5 1050Mhz Memory bus width: 256 bit Core clock: 900Mhz Stream Processors: 1120 Texture units: ...
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